Cheltenham - At The Races

14:40 Cheltenham 15 Mar 2013

Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Spa Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 1) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

Winner £68,340 - 13 ran

3

3m

Soft (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

3. At Fishers Cross (IRE)

tracked leaders, challenged going well before last, soon led, edged right when clear inside final 100 yards, stayed on strongly

11/8 Fav 6 11-7 152 A P McCoyMiss R Curtis
2
Royal blue and grey diamonds, quartered cap (Mr Ron Bauer)

2. African Gold (IRE)

mid-division, headway 7th, challenged after 2 out, led before last, not fluent and headed at hurdle, no impression on winner flat, just held on for 2nd

9/2 2Fav 5 11-7 t 135 S Twiston-DaviesN A Twiston-Davies
3 nse
Dark blue, large white spots and sleeves (Susan Flanagan/hazel & Patrick Flanaga)

8. Inish Island (IRE)

held up towards rear, headway approaching 3 out, went 3rd before last, stayed on flat, just failed to get 2nd, no impression on winner

13/2 7 11-7 145 R WalshW P Mullins
4 13
Purple and yellow stripes, black sleeves and cap (Mr C Trembath & Mr R Hyde)

11. O'Faolains Boy (IRE)

led, not fluent 2nd, jumped right 7th, headed approaching last, weakened flat

16/1 6 11-7 143 J M MaguireMiss R Curtis
5 7
Emerald green, dark green sleeves, dark green and emerald green quartered cap (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)

16. Utopie Des Bordes (FR)

held up in touch on inside, lost place 8th, pushed along to close after 3 out, weakened approaching last

12/1 5 11-0 142 B J GeraghtyN J Henderson
6
Red and white check, white cap (Mr T D J Syder)

10. Le Bec (FR)

prominent, every chance when not fluent 2 out, soon ridden, weakened approaching last

28/1 5 11-7 135 D C CostelloMiss E C Lavelle
7 13
Black, yellow triple diamond, diabolo on sleeves and diamond on cap (Mr J P Romans)

15. Virginia Ash (IRE)

prominent, ridden after 4 out, not fluent next, lost place before 2 out, well held after

100/1 5 11-7 p 116 J TizzardC L Tizzard
8
Light green, royal blue chevron, chevrons on sleeves (The Marinades)

6. Bucking The Trend

held up, effort approaching 2 out, never on terms, weakened soon after

100/1 5 11-7 122 Aidan ColemanTim Vaughan
9 44
Dark green, yellow hoop and sleeves, yellow cap, dark green star (Cga Racing Partnership 2)

1. Aaim To Prosper (IRE)

held up, headway after 3 out, ridden and weakened after next, tailed off

20/1 9 11-7 131 D A JacobP F Nicholls
F
Black and white check, yellow sleeves, black and white quartered cap (Mr Malcolm C Denmark)

9. I Shot The Sheriff (IRE)

tracked leaders on outside, mistake 5th, fell next

50/1 6 11-7 t 130 T ScudamoreD Pipe
B
Black and yellow diabolo, black sleeves, yellow cap (New Dawn Syndicate)

12. Our Vinnie (IRE)

held up towards rear, took keen hold, creeping closer when brought down 6th

7/1 6 11-7 142 P CarberryC Byrnes
PU
Light blue, red stars, light blue sleeves (Mr D J Jones)

13. Return Spring (IRE)

held up in mid-division, headway after 4 out, pushed along before 3 out, ridden 2 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last

100/1 6 11-7 130 R JohnsonP J Hobbs
PU
Mauve, light blue stars (The Stewkley Shindiggers Partnership)

14. Superior Quality (IRE)

took keen hold, held up in rear, not fluent 3 out, soon behind, pulled up before 2 out

33/1 8 11-7 139 N FehilyC E Longsdon
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Off Time: 14:41:20

Winning Time: 6m 40.10s

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2013 23:51:13

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

tracked leaders, challenged going well before last, soon led, edged right when clear inside final 100 yards, stayed on strongly

11/8 Fav 6 11-7 A P McCoy 152
Won/9 05 Apr 2013 Ain 24½F GS  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £56,270 (J) bt Just A Par (8)   11/8 Fav 611-4 A P McCoy 152
4/5 30 Nov 2013 Nbu 24½F GS  Cl1 HdlGd2 £22,780 (J) to Celestial Halo (22)   10/11 Fav 611-4 B J Geraghty 157
U/5 21 Dec 2013 Asc 25F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 £42,202 (J) to Reve De Sivola  8/11 Fav 611-7 A P McCoy 161
2/6 25 Jan 2014 Che 24F Hy  Cl1 HdlGd2 £34,170 (J) to Knockara Beau (shd)   5/1 711-4 A P McCoy 160
3/10 13 Mar 2014 Che 24F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 £156,612 (J) to More Of That ()   9/1 711-10 A P McCoy 157
2/7 05 Apr 2014 Ain 24½F GS  Cl1 HdlGd1 £67,524 (J) to Whisper (1)   11/8 Fav 711-7 A P McCoy 162
2

mid-division, headway 7th, challenged after 2 out, led before last, not fluent and headed at hurdle, no impression on winner flat, just held on for 2nd

9/2 2Fav 5 11-7 t S Twiston-Davies 135
5/13 06 Apr 2013 Ain 24½F GS  Cl1 HdlGd1 £67,524 (J) to Solwhit (13)   15/2 511-7 Sam Twiston-Davies 145
4/6 16 Nov 2013 Che 24½F Gd  Cl2 NovCh £12,512 (J) to Le Bec (26)   9/4 JFav 510-13 Sam Twiston-Davies -
F/8 10 Dec 2013 Utt 24F Sft  Cl4 NovCh £5,064 (J) to Milborough  1/2 Fav 511-1 Sam Twiston-Davies -
PU/12 11 Jan 2014 War 25F Hy  Cl2 HcpHdl £11,574 (J) to Uncle Jimmy  8/1 611-12 Sam Twiston-Davies 148
PU/13 29 Oct 2015 Str 19½F Sft  Cl3 HcpCh £6,498 (J) to Roc D'apsis  3/1 Fav 711-11 Sam Twiston-Davies 133
PU/12 26 Nov 2015 Nbu 22½F Sft  Cl3 NovHcpCh £7,507 (J) to Spookydooky  7/1 711-4 Ryan Hatch 131
3 nse

held up towards rear, headway approaching 3 out, went 3rd before last, stayed on flat, just failed to get 2nd, no impression on winner

13/2 7 11-7 R Walsh 145
2/7 24 Apr 2013 Pun 24F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €49,600 (J) to Morning Assembly ()   5/2 2Fav 711-10 P Townend 147
4 13

led, not fluent 2nd, jumped right 7th, headed approaching last, weakened flat

16/1 6 11-7 J M Maguire 143
2/4 21 Dec 2013 Asc 21½F Sft  Cl2 Ch £15,640 (J) to Easter Day ()   2/1 2Fav 610-10 A P McCoy -
PU/4 18 Jan 2014 Hdo 21F Hy  Cl1 NovChGd2 £17,370 (J) to Taquin Du Seuil  9/4 2Fav 711-0 B J Geraghty -
Won/6 15 Feb 2014 Asc 24F Sft  Cl1 NovChGd2 £18,006 (J) bt Many Clouds ()   8/1 711-0 B J Geraghty -
Won/15 12 Mar 2014 Che 24½F Gd  Cl1 NovChGd1 £85,425 (J) bt Smad Place (nk)   12/1 711-4 B J Geraghty 144
5/6 04 Apr 2014 Ain 25F Gd  Cl1 NovChGd1 £50,643 (J) to Holywell (24)   3/1 Fav 711-4 B J Geraghty 156
PU/5 21 Nov 2015 Asc 21F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £39,865 (J) to Vautour  16/1 811-1 B J Geraghty 150
5 7

held up in touch on inside, lost place 8th, pushed along to close after 3 out, weakened approaching last

12/1 5 11-0 B J Geraghty 142
2/8 06 Apr 2013 Ain 20F GS  Cl1 NovHdlGd2 £34,170 (J) to Ubak (16)   9/2 510-11 B J Geraghty 140
Won/4 24 Apr 2013 Per 24½F GS  Cl2 NovHdl £9,747 (J) bt Neltara (5)   7/4 Fav 510-13 D Bass 137
4/13 09 Nov 2013 Wcn 22F GS  Cl2 HcpHdl £15,640 (J) to Highland Retreat (10)   8/1 511-12 David Bass 137
2/17 23 Nov 2013 Hdo 24F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £45,560 (J) to Gevrey Chambertin (½)   14/1 511-0 B J Geraghty 136
5/16 07 Dec 2013 San 22F GS  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,512 (J) to Saphir Du Rheu (12¼)   8/1 511-12 Nico de Boinville 142
4/8 27 Dec 2013 Kmp 24½F Sft  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,512 (J) to Mickie (25)   3/1 2Fav 511-12 Nico de Boinville 142
6

prominent, every chance when not fluent 2 out, soon ridden, weakened approaching last

28/1 5 11-7 D C Costello 135
4/10 16 Apr 2013 Kmp 21F GS  Cl4 NovHdl £3,899 (J) to Le Reve (12)   7/4 Fav 511-6 D C Costello 135
Won/6 06 Oct 2013 Utt 20F GS  Cl4 Ch £6,256 (J) bt Bear's Affair (7)   7/4 2Fav 511-4 N D Fehily -
Won/6 16 Nov 2013 Che 24½F Gd  Cl2 NovCh £12,512 (J) bt Shutthefrontdoor (¾)   3/1 511-4 N D Fehily 142
2/4 14 Dec 2013 Che 25½F Gd  Cl2 NovCh £12,512 (J) to Sam Winner (4)   7/4 2Fav 511-9 Aidan Coleman 149
F/15 12 Mar 2014 Che 24½F Gd  Cl1 NovChGd1 £85,425 (J) to O'faolains Boy  10/1 611-4 Aidan Coleman 149
9/15 01 Nov 2014 Asc 24F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £56,270 (J) to What A Warrior (28)   9/2 Fav 611-6 L P Aspell 149
7 13

prominent, ridden after 4 out, not fluent next, lost place before 2 out, well held after

100/1 5 11-7 p J Tizzard 116
11/17 17 Apr 2013 Che 24F GS  Cl3 NovHcpHdl £6,256 (J) to Lower Hope Dandy (65)   10/1 511-7 J Tizzard 120
U/6 04 Oct 2013 Fon 22F Gd  Cl4 NovCh £4,549 (J) to Kings Lodge  2/1 Fav 511-4 J Tizzard -
PU/4 10 Oct 2013 Exe 24F GF  Cl4 Ch £4,549 (J) to Dawn Commander  7/2 511-5 J Tizzard -
7/13 06 Nov 2013 Chp 24F Hy  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,393 (J) to Minella For Steak (43)   33/1 511-3 Brendan Powell 116
7/17 13 Nov 2013 Exe 23½F Sft  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,899 (J) to Ballyculla (26)   40/1 511-8 Brendan Powell 116
10/21 29 Nov 2013 Nbu 24½F GS  Cl3 HcpHdl £8,758 (J) to Mickie (28)   33/1 510-4 Brendan Powell 112
8

held up, effort approaching 2 out, never on terms, weakened soon after

100/1 5 11-7 Aidan Coleman 122
4/8 15 Oct 2013 Hun 20½F Sft  Cl3 NovHcpCh £6,498 (J) to Avoca Promise (13¾)   11/4 2Fav 511-5 R Johnson 122
Won/9 10 Dec 2013 Fon 22F GS  Cl3 NovHcpCh £6,330 (J) bt Beforeall (3)   8/1 511-3 Michael Byrne 122
2/4 22 Feb 2014 Ncs 24F Hy  Cl2 NovCh £11,574 (J) to Pinerolo (½)   7/2 611-4 D C Costello 132
3/5 16 Oct 2015 Fkn 24F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £7,507 (J) to Open Hearted (18¾)   8/1 710-11 Alan Johns 125
PU/9 12 Dec 2015 Lin 23½F Hy  Cl3 HcpCh £9,495 (J) to Baby Shine  4/1 2Fav 711-7 Alan Johns 125
4/8 28 Jan 2016 Fkn 24F Sft  Cl3 HcpCh £6,498 (J) to Beforeall (30)   12/1 811-9 Alan Johns 122
9 44

held up, headway after 3 out, ridden and weakened after next, tailed off

20/1 9 11-7 D A Jacob 131
2/9 04 Apr 2013 Tau 24½F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £15,825 (J) to Weekend Millionair (3)   3/1 JFav 910-12 R Mahon 130
5/9 26 Apr 2013 Chp 24F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,021 (J) to Connectivity (10¾)   11/2 J2Fav 910-12 D A Jacob 130
F

tracked leaders on outside, mistake 5th, fell next

50/1 6 11-7 t T Scudamore 130
2/14 15 Feb 2015 Nav 22½F Y/Sft  Cl1 HcpHdl €11,040 (J) to Forever Gold (11)   5/1 J2Fav 811-8 Ruby Walsh 121
Won/9 17 Mar 2015 Wex 20F Sft  Hdl €11,386 (J) bt Velocity Boy (7)   Evens Fav 811-2 Ruby Walsh 123
Won/18 06 Apr 2015 Fai 22F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdl €15,925 (J) bt Ttebbob ()   4/1 Fav 811-3 P Townend 130
11/11 30 Apr 2015 Pun 24F Gd/Y  Cl1 HdlGd1 €120,000 (J) to Jezki (71)   12/1 811-10 Paul Carberry 146
3/7 05 Mar 2017 Leo 18F Hy  Hdl €12,914 (J) to Hidden Cyclone (12¾)   16/1 1011-0 D N Russell 140
PU/23 17 Mar 2017 Che 20½F Gd  Cl2 CondHcpHdl £40,664 (J) to Champagne Classic  20/1 1011-4 S A Shortall 139
B

held up towards rear, took keen hold, creeping closer when brought down 6th

7/1 6 11-7 P Carberry 142
5/10 30 Oct 2013 Pun 20F Y/Sft  Ch €8,280 (J) to Morning Assembly (15¼)   6/1 611-12 R J Jones -
5/10 16 Nov 2013 Pun 20F Y  Ch €8,280 (J) to Champagne Fever (29)   13/2 611-12 R J Jones -
4/9 19 Dec 2015 Fai 24F Hy  Ch €7,590 (J) to Roi Des Francs (36)   20/1 811-12 P T Enright -
4/8 01 Jan 2016 Fai 21½F Hy  Ch €8,969 (J) to Sambremont (26)   5/2 2Fav 911-12 D N Russell -
12/12 20 Nov 2016 Cor 20F SH  HcpHdl €15,375 (J) to Emcon (53)   16/1 911-2 I J McCarthy 129
22/25 28 Dec 2016 Leo 24F Y  HcpHdl €15,682 (J) to Electric Concorde (58)   50/1 910-11 R Loughran 128
PU

held up in mid-division, headway after 4 out, pushed along before 3 out, ridden 2 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last

100/1 6 11-7 R Johnson 130
2/9 16 Apr 2013 Exe 23½F Sft  Cl4 NovHdl £3,249 (J) to Cowards Close (5)   5/2 Fav 611-6 R Johnson 128
Won/17 16 Nov 2013 Che 25½F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlList £15,376 (J) bt Salubrious (shd)   20/1 610-2 James Best 125
2/11 13 Dec 2013 Che 24F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £13,763 (J) to Sunnyhillboy (¾)   7/1 610-10 R Johnson 130
Won/9 01 Jan 2014 Che 24F Sft  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,512 (J) bt Quartz De Thaix ()   7/2 Fav 710-13 R Johnson 134
10/12 09 Feb 2014 Exe 23½F Hy  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,512 (J) to Fingal Bay (71)   14/1 711-8 James Best 143
21/22 03 Apr 2014 Ain 24½F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £28,475 (J) to Doctor Harper (63)   20/1 711-6 R Johnson 141
PU

took keen hold, held up in rear, not fluent 3 out, soon behind, pulled up before 2 out

33/1 8 11-7 N Fehily 139
2/7 11 Oct 2013 Car 20F Gd  Cl4 NovCh £4,549 (J) to Beeves ()   5/6 Fav 811-4 N D Fehily -
4/5 03 Nov 2013 Hun 20½F GS  Cl4 NovCh £5,198 (J) to Le Reve (37)   11/4 2Fav 811-2 N D Fehily 136
6/6 16 Jan 2014 Mar 21F Hy  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,523 (J) to Lamps (56)   12/1 911-12 N D Fehily 138
2/5 30 Mar 2014 Asc 21½F Gd  Cl3 NovCh £7,507 (J) to Benefit Cut (½)   4/1 910-12 N D Fehily 129
F/5 06 May 2014 Fkn 24½F Gd  Cl3 NovCh £6,498 (J) to Lamb Or Cod  2/1 2Fav 910-12 N D Fehily 128
6/13 19 Jul 2014 Mar 22½F GS  Cl1 HcpChList £28,475 (J) to It's A Gimme (14¾)   14/1 910-11 Aidan Coleman 128
 

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Off Time: 14:41:20

Winning Time: 6m 40.10s

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2013 23:51:13

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Tote Win £2.20 (3)
Tote Place £1.10 (3) , £1.90 (2) , £2.20 (8)
Tote Swinger £2.80 (3, 2) , £7.00 (2, 8) , £2.80 (3, 8)
Tote Exacta £7.20 (3, 2)
Tote Trifecta £32.90 (3, 2, 8)
CSF £6.68 (3, 2)
Tricast £29.02 (3, 2, 8)