Cheltenham - At The Races

15:30 Leopardstown (IRE) 29 Jan 2017

BHP Insurance Irish Champion Hurdle (Grade 1) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

Winner €64,900 - 4 ran

5
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Maroon, white star & armlet, maroon cap, white star (Gigginstown House Stud)

3. Petit Mouchoir (FR)

led, pressed from before 2 out, asserted approaching last where slight mistake, kept on well run-in, reduced lead close home but always looking likely to maintain advantage

9/10 Fav 6 11-10 162 D J MullinsH de Bromhead
2 1
Emerald green, dark green sleeves, dark green cap, emerald green spots (Simon Munir & Isaac Souede)

4. Footpad (FR)

raced in moderate 3rd, closed to almost dispute moderate 2nd when slight mistake last and left chasing winner, ran on well run-in, not bridge gap

12/1 5 11-8 147 D A JacobW P Mullins
3 37
Emerald green & orange hooped, white cap (John P McManus)

5. Ivanovich Gorbatov

in rear, pushed along briefly 4th, pushed along again 5th, soon no danger, left distant 3rd from last

13/2 5 11-8 t 150 B J GeraghtyJoseph P O'Brien
F
Beige & black halved, black chevrons on sleeves, beige cap (Andrea Wylie & Graham Wylie)

2. Nichols Canyon (GB)

tracked leader, closed up approaching 2 out where jumped right, soon under pressure, not match winner and almost joined for 2nd when fell last

7/4 2Fav 7 11-10 160 R WalshW P Mullins
  Non Runner
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Off Time: 15:30:24

Winning Time: 3m 41.30s

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2017 23:51:09

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

led, pressed from before 2 out, asserted approaching last where slight mistake, kept on well run-in, reduced lead close home but always looking likely to maintain advantage

9/10 Fav 6 11-10 D J Mullins 162
3/11 14 Mar 2017 Che 16½F GS  Cl1 HdlGd1 £227,800 (J) to Buveur D'air ()   6/1 611-10 B J Cooper 162
Won/11 18 Oct 2017 Pun 16F Y/Sft  Ch €8,932 (J) bt Brelade (7)   8/13 Fav 611-12 D N Russell -
2/5 03 Feb 2018 Leo 17F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €59,000 (J) to Footpad (5)   3/1 2Fav 711-10 D N Russell -
3/5 13 Mar 2018 Che 16F Hy  Cl1 NovChGd1 £99,662 (J) to Footpad (14¾)   4/1 711-4 D N Russell 157
2/6 14 Apr 2018 Ain 16F Sft  Cl1 NovChGd1 £56,130 (J) to Diego Du Charmil ()   4/5 Fav 711-4 D N Russell 157
4/6 26 Apr 2018 Pun 16F Y/Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €67,850 (J) to Footpad (24)   4/1 2Fav 711-10 D N Russell 157
2 1

raced in moderate 3rd, closed to almost dispute moderate 2nd when slight mistake last and left chasing winner, ran on well run-in, not bridge gap

12/1 5 11-8 D A Jacob 147
4/11 14 Mar 2017 Che 16½F GS  Cl1 HdlGd1 £227,800 (J) to Buveur D'air (10½)   14/1 511-10 Ruby Walsh 147
3/12 27 Apr 2017 Pun 24F Gd/Y  Cl1 HdlGd1 €147,500 (J) to Unowhatimeanharry (18¼)   9/1 511-9 D A Jacob 157
Won/6 12 Nov 2017 Nav 17F SH  Cl1 Ch €10,472 (J) bt Brelade (11)   4/6 Fav 511-12 D A Jacob -
Won/5 26 Dec 2017 Leo 17F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €53,100 (J) bt Any Second Now (11)   4/6 Fav 511-12 P Townend -
Won/5 03 Feb 2018 Leo 17F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €59,000 (J) bt Petit Mouchoir (5)   4/9 Fav 611-10 P Townend 160
Won/5 13 Mar 2018 Che 16F Hy  Cl1 NovChGd1 £99,662 (J) bt Brain Power (14)   5/6 Fav 611-4 Ruby Walsh 162
3 37

in rear, pushed along briefly 4th, pushed along again 5th, soon no danger, left distant 3rd from last

13/2 5 11-8 t B J Geraghty 150
6/25 17 Mar 2017 Che 17F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £54,102 (J) to Arctic Fire (3)   5/1 Fav 511-4 J J Slevin 150
12/13 19 Nov 2017 Che 16½F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £56,950 (J) to Elgin (58)   20/1 511-0 Aidan Coleman 151
20/20 03 Dec 2017 Fai 16F Sft  HcpHdl €59,000 (J) to Davids Charm (45)   40/1 511-10 L P Dempsey 150
7/9 31 Dec 2017 Pun 20F SH  Hdl €12,320 (J) to Killultagh Vic (29)   9/1 511-4 M P Walsh 148
21/28 03 Feb 2018 Leo 16F Sft  HcpHdl €59,000 (J) to Off You Go (43)   33/1 611-7 D J McInerney 147
17/24 16 Mar 2018 Che 17F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £56,950 (J) to Mohaayed (38)   25/1 611-6 J J Slevin 148
F

tracked leader, closed up approaching 2 out where jumped right, soon under pressure, not match winner and almost joined for 2nd when fell last

7/4 2Fav 7 11-10 R Walsh 160
Won/12 16 Mar 2017 Che 24F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 £170,850 (J) bt Lil Rockerfeller (¾)   10/1 711-10 Ruby Walsh 160
2/12 27 Apr 2017 Pun 24F Gd/Y  Cl1 HdlGd1 €147,500 (J) to Unowhatimeanharry (hd)   7/4 Fav 711-10 Ruby Walsh 162
2/7 03 Dec 2017 Fai 20F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €59,000 (J) to Apple's Jade (9)   2/1 2Fav 711-10 P Townend 164
F/6 28 Dec 2017 Leo 24F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €50,150 (J) to Apple's Jade  7/2 2Fav 711-10 P Townend 164
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Off Time: 15:30:24

Winning Time: 3m 41.30s

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2017 23:51:09

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Tote Win €1.90 (3)
Tote Exacta €10.90 (3, 4)
Tote Trifecta €20.30 (3, 4, 5)
CSF €9.81 (3, 4)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2016 Soft 5 Faugheen 8 11 10 - 111-121 29 days W P Mullins (56 miles) R Walsh 3/10 3:54.00
2015 Yielding 6 Hurricane Fly 11 11 10 - 114-211 27 days W P Mullins (56 miles) R Walsh 11/10 3:57.20
2014 Soft - Heavy 4 Hurricane Fly 10 11 10 - 1111-11 28 days W P Mullins (56 miles) R Walsh 4/7 3:53.00
2013 Soft - Heavy 5 Hurricane Fly 9 11 10 - 1131-11 29 days W P Mullins (56 miles) R Walsh 1/6 4:05.10
2012 Soft 5 Hurricane Fly 8 11 10 - 11111-1 268 days W P Mullins (56 miles) R Walsh 4/5 4:05.10
2011 Soft 5 Hurricane Fly 7 11 10 - 1131-11 25 days W P Mullins (56 miles) P Townend 4/9 3:52.10
2010 Heavy 7 Solwhit 6 11 10 - 11-1131 26 days C Byrnes (129 miles) D N Russell 5/6 3:58.00
2009 Heavy 9 Brave Inca 11 11 10 - 1226-23 27 days C A Murphy (74 miles) R Walsh 11/4 4:03.40
2008 Soft 6 Sizing Europe 6 11 10 - 1351-F1 70 days H de Bromhead (105 miles) A J McNamara 10/3 3:50.50
2007 Soft 8 Hardy Eustace 10 11 10 - 323-612 50 days D T Hughes (38 miles) C O'Dwyer 9/1 3:58.80