Cheltenham - At The Races

17:30 Cheltenham 16 Mar 2018

Johnny Henderson Grand Annual Challenge Cup Handicap Chase (Grade 3) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £62,645 - 22 ran

7

2m 62y

Soft (Heavy 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)

7. Le Prezien (FR)

towards rear, headway 5 out, chased leaders after 3 out, 4th when switched towards inside between last 2, ridden and ran on to lead after last, asserted clear flat

15/2 2Fav 7 11-8 t 150 B J GeraghtyP F Nicholls
2
White, black spots, black sleeves, white spots (Mrs Jan Smith)

4. Gino Trail (IRE)

led, clear 8th to before 3 out, ridden between last 2, headed after last, readily outpaced by winner flat, just held on for 2nd near finish

25/1 11 11-10 (ex9) p 152 J E MooreMiss Kerry Lee
3 nk
Dark blue and white diabolo, emerald green and white check sleeves, white cap, red star (Walters Plant Hire & James & Jean Pott)

9. Top Gamble (IRE)

in touch on inside, outpaced when hampered 3 out, ridden after next, stayed on under pressure flat, just failed for 2nd near finish, no impression with winner

8/1 10 11-7 t p1 149 D N RussellMiss Kerry Lee
4 ½
Yellow, light blue hooped sleeves (Mr & Mrs Sandy Orr)

21. Theinval (FR)

tracked leaders, travelled well in 4th after 3 out, ridden and one pace between last 2, kept on but always held from last

16/1 8 10-13 p 141 J McGrathN J Henderson
5 6
Dark blue, light blue star, dark blue sleeves, light blue stars, dark blue cap, light blue star (Mr Robert Finnegan)

15. Three Stars (IRE)

tracked leader, mistake 8th, close up 3 out, ridden and one pace between last 2, kept on but no impression from last

12/1 8 10-13 p 144 3 J J Slevin (3)H de Bromhead
6
Maroon, white chevron, white sleeves, maroon stars, white cap, maroon star (The Rockbourne Partnership)

24. Doitforthevillage (IRE)

behind, hampered 2nd, struggling 4 out, some late headway when blundered 2 out, soon ridden, kept on, not pace to threaten leaders

20/1 9 10-11 t 139 P J BrennanP Henderson
7
Royal blue, pink hoops, armlets and cap (Mrs Johnny De La Hey)

11. Dolos (FR)

chased leaders to 6th (water), towards rear when hit 8th, in rear 3 out, stayed on past beaten horses after last, never near leaders

16/1 5 11-5 t 147 H CobdenP F Nicholls
8 1
Mauve, grey epaulets, red cap (Mrs G Widdowson & Mrs R Kelvin-hughe)

22. Born Survivor (IRE)

behind, mistake 6th (water), outpaced 3 out, plugged on past beaten horses approaching last, never near leaders

25/1 7 10-10 p1 141 Bridget Andrews (3)D Skelton
9 ½
Emerald Green & yellow hoops, Royal Blue cap (Mr John P McManus)

3. Rock The World (IRE)

towards rear, not fluent 5 out, headway under pressure after 3 out, kept on same pace, never near leaders

20/1 10 11-11 t 153 1 R M PowerMrs J Harrington
10 7
Light blue, black star, black sleeves, light blue stars, light blue cap, black star (Boultbee Brooks Ltd)

23. Bright New Dawn (IRE)

reluctant to race and lost ground start, always behind

66/1 11 10-11 139 A P CawleyMiss V Williams
11
Red, white disc, diabolo on sleeves (Options O Syndicate)

18. Foxtail Hill (IRE)

disputed lead until blundered 2nd, tracked leader, mistake 4 out, weakened after next

20/1 9 10-12 143 Jamie Bargary (3)N A Twiston-Davies
12 3
Emerald green, yellow chevron and sleeves, red cap (Ann & Alan Potts Limited)

12. Sizing Platinum (IRE)

tracked leaders, ridden and one pace when blundered 2 out, soon weakened

50/1 10 11-5 t 147 T J O'BrienC L Tizzard
13 14
Dark blue, light blue hoop, checked sleeves and cap (Mrs Diana L Whateley)

1. Garde La Victoire (FR)

never better than mid-division, weakened after 3 out, behind when hit last, tailed off

25/1 9 11-12 154 R JohnsonP J Hobbs
14 23
Light blue, white spots, striped sleeves and spots on cap (Alexander, Drew, Tracey)

5. Vaniteux (FR)

mid-division, outpaced before 3 out, weakened next, tailed off

16/1 9 11-9 b 151 WS T ScudamoreD Pipe
15 16
Emerald green, yellow hoops, emerald green and yellow quartered cap (Mr John P McManus)

13. Eastlake (IRE)

mid-division, outpaced 3 out, soon ridden and weakened, tailed off

33/1 12 10-12 t p 147 WS Jonjo O'Neill (7)Jonjo O'Neill
F
Mauve, grey epaulets (Mrs G Widdowson & Mrs R Kelvin-hughe)

6. North Hill Harvey

mid-division, tracked leaders on outside after 4th, close up when bumped 4 out, disputed 3rd and every chance when fell next

7/1 Fav 7 11-8 p1 150 Harry SkeltonD Skelton
PU
EMERALD GREEN & yellow HOOPED, Red cap (Mr John P McManus)

8. Don't Touch It (IRE)

mid-division, hampered 2nd, blundered 5th, weakening when blundered 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before last

11/1 8 11-7 p 149 M P WalshMrs J Harrington
U
Dark blue, light blue hoops and armlets, red cap (Riverdee Stable)

10. Valdez

hampered 2nd, behind when jinked right and unseated rider next

25/1 11 11-7 149 Wayne HutchinsonA King
F
Light blue, pink chevrons, light blue sleeves, light blue cap, pink star (Mr R S Brookhouse)

14. Some Plan (IRE)

mid-division, headway on outside after 4 out, close up in 3rd next, every chance 2 out, one pace when fell last

20/1 10 11-2 t 144 1 N D FehilyH de Bromhead
PU
Pink, light green spots, pink sleeves and cap (Mrs S Ricci)

16. Townshend (GER)

chased leaders to 4th, soon towards rear, blundered 4 out, weakened and pulled up before next

16/1 7 11-2 t 144 P TownendW P Mullins
F
Emerald green, white hoop, emerald green sleeves, red stars, emerald green cap, red star (Mr Dan Lloyd)

17. Dresden (IRE)

chased leaders, fell 2nd

16/1 10 11-2 144 J M DaviesHenry Oliver
B
Emerald green, yellow hoops, emerald green cap, white star (Mr John P McManus)

19. Bouvreuil (FR)

mid-division when badly hampered and brought down 2nd

10/1 7 11-0 t 142 Sam Twiston-DaviesP F Nicholls
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Off Time: 17:32:08

Winning Time: 4m 21.80s

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2018 10:21:53

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

towards rear, headway 5 out, chased leaders after 3 out, 4th when switched towards inside between last 2, ridden and ran on to lead after last, asserted clear flat

15/2 2Fav 7 11-8 t B J Geraghty 150
PU/6 13 Apr 2018 Ain 20F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £140,325 (J) to Politologue  11/1 711-7 B J Geraghty 157
2

led, clear 8th to before 3 out, ridden between last 2, headed after last, readily outpaced by winner flat, just held on for 2nd near finish

25/1 11 11-10 (ex9) p J E Moore 152
3/16 12 Apr 2018 Ain 16F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £50,517 (J) to Bentelimar (21)   10/1 1111-12 J E Moore 153
3 nk

in touch on inside, outpaced when hampered 3 out, ridden after next, stayed on under pressure flat, just failed for 2nd near finish, no impression with winner

8/1 10 11-7 t p1 D N Russell 149
8/27 13 Apr 2018 Ain 21F Hy  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £78,582 (J) to Ultragold (29)   12/1 1011-10 James Bowen 150
4 ½

tracked leaders, travelled well in 4th after 3 out, ridden and one pace between last 2, kept on but always held from last

16/1 8 10-13 p J McGrath 141
2/16 12 Apr 2018 Ain 16F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £50,517 (J) to Bentelimar ()   5/1 2Fav 811-0 J McGrath 141
4/12 20 Apr 2018 Ayr 20½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £28,475 (J) to Value At Risk ()   9/4 Fav 811-8 J McGrath 141
Won/11 21 Apr 2018 Ayr 16½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £22,780 (J) bt Dolos (½)   3/1 Fav 811-2 J McGrath 144
5 6

tracked leader, mistake 8th, close up 3 out, ridden and one pace between last 2, kept on but no impression from last

12/1 8 10-13 p J J Slevin (3) 144 3
15/24 26 Apr 2018 Pun 16F Y/Sft  HcpCh €38,350 (J) to Cadmium (47)   12/1 811-1 S W Flanagan 141
6

behind, hampered 2nd, struggling 4 out, some late headway when blundered 2 out, soon ridden, kept on, not pace to threaten leaders

20/1 9 10-11 t P J Brennan 139
4/16 12 Apr 2018 Ain 16F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £50,517 (J) to Bentelimar (25)   10/1 910-12 T J O'Brien 139
7

chased leaders to 6th (water), towards rear when hit 8th, in rear 3 out, stayed on past beaten horses after last, never near leaders

16/1 5 11-5 t H Cobden 147
2/11 21 Apr 2018 Ayr 16½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £22,780 (J) to Theinval (½)   11/2 2Fav 511-5 H Cobden 147
2/5 12 Oct 2018 New 21F Hy  Cl2 Ch £18,705 (J) to Beggar's Wishes ()   11/4 2Fav 511-4 H Cobden 152
8 1

behind, mistake 6th (water), outpaced 3 out, plugged on past beaten horses approaching last, never near leaders

25/1 7 10-10 p1 Bridget Andrews (3) 141
10/16 21 Apr 2018 Ayr 24F Gd  Cl2 NovHcpCh £64,980 (J) to Crosshue Boy (31)   7/1 711-8 Harry Skelton 139
Won/6 13 May 2018 Sth 20½F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £10,007 (J) bt Voix D'eau ()   7/4 Fav 711-12 Bridget Andrews 137
7/17 27 May 2018 Utt 20F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £24,864 (J) to Drumcliff ()   10/1 711-0 Bridget Andrews 141
9 ½

towards rear, not fluent 5 out, headway under pressure after 3 out, kept on same pace, never near leaders

20/1 10 11-11 t R M Power 153 1
7/8 17 Jul 2018 Kil 17F Gd  HcpCh €29,500 (J) to Azzuri (29)   14/1 1011-2 J S McGarvey 149
11/22 01 Aug 2018 Gal 22½F Y  HcpCh €147,500 (J) to Clarcam (30)   66/1 1010-13 J S McGarvey 147
PU/16 05 Aug 2018 Gal 18F Gd  HcpCh €19,987 (J) to Show And Go  25/1 1011-10 J S McGarvey 147
4/7 28 Aug 2018 Bal 17F Gd/Y  Ch €12,320 (J) to Rocky Court (20)   6/1 1011-2 B J Geraghty 143
5/7 06 Oct 2018 Gow 20F Gd  Cl1 ChGd2 €26,550 (J) to Woodland Opera (24)   33/1 1011-3 L P Dempsey 140
10 7

reluctant to race and lost ground start, always behind

66/1 11 10-11 A P Cawley 139
11

disputed lead until blundered 2nd, tracked leader, mistake 4 out, weakened after next

20/1 9 10-12 Jamie Bargary (3) 143
10/11 21 Apr 2018 Ayr 16½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £22,780 (J) to Theinval (30)   8/1 910-13 Sam Twiston-Davies 141
12 3

tracked leaders, ridden and one pace when blundered 2 out, soon weakened

50/1 10 11-5 t T J O'Brien 147
6/16 12 Apr 2018 Ain 16F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £50,517 (J) to Bentelimar (33)   20/1 1011-3 R M Power 144
2/12 20 Apr 2018 Ayr 20½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £28,475 (J) to Value At Risk (1)   16/1 1011-11 R M Power 144
2/8 09 May 2018 New 21F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £14,076 (J) to Cut The Corner ()   10/3 2Fav 1011-11 R Johnson 149
5/6 01 Jul 2018 Crt 21F GF  Cl2 HcpCh £25,024 (J) to Hammersly Lake (53)   4/1 1011-8 R Johnson 149
13 14

never better than mid-division, weakened after 3 out, behind when hit last, tailed off

25/1 9 11-12 R Johnson 154
4/9 14 Oct 2018 Chp 19½F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £25,024 (J) to Charbel ()   4/1 JFav 911-7 R Johnson 149
14 23

mid-division, outpaced before 3 out, weakened next, tailed off

16/1 9 11-9 b T Scudamore 151
8/11 21 Apr 2018 Ayr 16½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £22,780 (J) to Theinval (28)   6/1 911-5 T Scudamore 147
3/8 07 May 2018 Kmp 18F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £14,389 (J) to Imperial Presence (24)   5/1 911-12 T Scudamore 143
13/17 27 May 2018 Utt 20F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £24,864 (J) to Drumcliff (25)   22/1 910-13 T Scudamore 140
3/9 26 Sep 2018 Per 24F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Swingbridge ()   9/2 911-8 T Scudamore 135
5/5 07 Oct 2018 Kel 17F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £24,760 (J) to Nuts Well (42)   11/4 JFav 910-2 T Scudamore 134
15 16

mid-division, outpaced 3 out, soon ridden and weakened, tailed off

33/1 12 10-12 t p Jonjo O'Neill (7) 147
13/27 13 Apr 2018 Ain 21F Hy  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £78,582 (J) to Ultragold (111)   33/1 1211-1 B J Geraghty 141
4/8 07 May 2018 Kmp 18F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £14,389 (J) to Imperial Presence (35)   25/1 1211-6 N P Madden 137
F

mid-division, tracked leaders on outside after 4th, close up when bumped 4 out, disputed 3rd and every chance when fell next

7/1 Fav 7 11-8 p1 Harry Skelton 150
PU

mid-division, hampered 2nd, blundered 5th, weakening when blundered 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before last

11/1 8 11-7 p M P Walsh 149
11/11 05 Jul 2018 Tip 16F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd3 €36,875 (J) to Joey Sasa (96)   40/1 811-0 D Meyler 139
5/8 17 Jul 2018 Kil 17F Gd  HcpCh €29,500 (J) to Azzuri (21)   12/1 811-0 M P Walsh 147
18/20 02 Aug 2018 Gal 16F Sft  HcpHdl €177,000 (J) to Sharjah (49)   50/1 811-4 D Meyler 143
3/7 28 Aug 2018 Bal 17F Gd/Y  Ch €12,320 (J) to Rocky Court (3)   7/2 2Fav 811-2 M P Walsh 145
Won/6 14 Sep 2018 Lst 20F Sft  Ch €18,450 (J) bt Listen Dear (hd)   7/1 811-2 M P Walsh 143
7/7 06 Oct 2018 Gow 20F Gd  Cl1 ChGd2 €26,550 (J) to Woodland Opera (45)   12/1 811-3 M P Walsh 145
U
Dark blue, light blue hoops and armlets, red cap (Riverdee Stable)

10. Valdez

hampered 2nd, behind when jinked right and unseated rider next

25/1 11 11-7 Wayne Hutchinson 149
F

mid-division, headway on outside after 4 out, close up in 3rd next, every chance 2 out, one pace when fell last

20/1 10 11-2 t N D Fehily 144 1
PU

chased leaders to 4th, soon towards rear, blundered 4 out, weakened and pulled up before next

16/1 7 11-2 t P Townend 144
9/24 26 Apr 2018 Pun 16F Y/Sft  HcpCh €38,350 (J) to Cadmium (28)   12/1 711-2 D J Mullins 142
5/9 16 May 2018 Pun 16F Gd  HcpCh €15,375 (J) to Supreme Vinnie (11¾)   7/1 711-2 M P Walsh 140
3/14 04 Jun 2018 Lst 19F Gd  HcpCh €16,913 (J) to Draycott Place (3)   10/1 711-7 D J Mullins 139
3/12 18 Jul 2018 Kil 17F Gd  Hcp €7,084 (F) to Emperor Waltz ()   6/4 Fav 79-6 Rachael Blackmore 67
14/18 02 Aug 2018 Gal 12F Sft  Hcp €10,472 (F) to Camlann (35)   2/1 Fav 79-11 C T Keane 67
6/18 12 Sep 2018 Lst 24F Sft  HcpCh €118,000 (J) to Snow Falcon (12)   33/1 710-11 D J Mullins 140
F

chased leaders, fell 2nd

16/1 10 11-2 J M Davies 144
B

mid-division when badly hampered and brought down 2nd

10/1 7 11-0 t Sam Twiston-Davies 142
PU/27 13 Apr 2018 Ain 21F Hy  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £78,582 (J) to Ultragold  14/1 711-2 Sam Twiston-Davies 142
 

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Off Time: 17:32:08

Winning Time: 4m 21.80s

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2018 10:21:53

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £9.28
Tote Win £9.70 (7)
Tote Place £2.60 (7) , £5.30 (4) , £2.70 (9) , £4.00 (21)
Tote Swinger £38.60 (4, 7) , £13.60 (4, 9) , £12.70 (7, 9)
Tote Exacta £243.80 (7, 4)
Tote Trifecta £3208.70 (7, 4, 9)
CSF £188.55 (7, 4)
Tricast £1580.77 (7, 4, 9)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good 24 Rock The World 9 11 5 147 222080 146 days Mrs J Harrington R M Power 10/1 4:01.40
2016 Good 24 Solar Impulse 6 11 0 140 2263-3P 92 days P Nicholls (69 miles) S Twiston-Davies 28/1 3:59.20
2015 Soft 20 Next Sensation 8 11 2 143 145-604 104 days M Scudamore (23 miles) T Scudamore 16/1 4:09.30
2014 Good 23 Savello 8 11 5 147 11-3439 54 days A J Martin D N Russell 16/1 4:01.30
2013 Soft 23 Alderwood 9 10 11 140 11-S312 40 days Thomas Mullins A P McCoy 3/1 4:17.60
2012 Good 21 Bellvano 8 10 2 138 2P-1621 30 days N Henderson (51 miles) Paul Carberry 20/1 3:58.00
2011 Good 23 Oiseau de Nuit 9 11 6 145 2-U6483 28 days C Tizzard (83 miles) Mr S Clements 40/1 3:52.80
2010 Good to Soft 19 Pigeon Island 7 10 1 129 F222F5 34 days N Twiston-Davies (1 miles) P Brennan 16/1 4:07.60
2009 Good to Soft 18 Oh Crick 6 10 0 130 1423F2 26 days A King (44 miles) W Hutchinson 7/1 4:07.50
2008 Good to Soft 17 Tiger Cry 10 10 6 134 P4P-836 33 days A L Moore D N Russell 15/2 4:10.60