10th - 13th March
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17:30 Cheltenham 10 Mar 2020

National Hunt Challenge Cup Amateur Riders' Novices' Chase

Grade 2 | Class 1 | 5YO plus

Winner £74,125 - 14 ran

3m 5f 201y

Soft (Heavy in places)

Draw Advantage: None

Weighed In
Position
Dist Btn
Horse
SP
Age / Wt
OR
Jockey / Trainer
1
12/1
10 11-6
142

held up towards rear of mid-division, headway on outside 17th (water), went 2nd going well 3 out, driven and almost upsides next, led last, ridden out flat, kept on well

2
11/2 2Fav
7 11-6 t p
153

with leader, led 3rd, went right 12th, hard pressed 2 out, hit and headed last, ridden and kept on under pressure flat, not quite able to get back on terms, held towards finish

3
28
33/1
7 11-6
132

mid-division, tracked leaders 9th, blundered when left 2nd briefly 16th, ridden and outpaced after 3 out, well held when left modest 3rd at last

4
3
12/1
8 11-6
138

mid-division, hampered and carried right by loose horse approaching 18th, driven 3 out, never reached leaders, left modest 4th at last

5
13
20/1
7 11-6 t
136

in touch, dropped to mid-division 10th, headway 17th (water), driven and unable to go with leaders before 3 out, soon ridden and weakened

6
39
12/1
7 11-6 t1
144

in touch, went 2nd before 17th (water), driven and lost place 3 out, weakened next, tailed off

U
100/1
12 11-6 t p
122

held up behind, unseated rider when hampered and jinked right 18th

U
10/11 Fav
8 11-6
152

held up mid-division, headway before 3 out, driven and outpaced by front pair turning in, ridden after next, never on terms, well held in narrow 3rd when blundered and unseated rider last

PU
100/1
10 11-6 p
120

always behind, lost touch when jumped right 18th, tailed off when pulled up before 4 out

PU
33/1
8 11-6 p
135

tracked leaders, blundered 13th, hampered 16th, lost place 18th, weakened after 4 out, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

PU
66/1
7 11-6 t
133

mid-division, blundered and dropped towards rear 11th, no danger after, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

PU
100/1
7 11-6 p
122

not fluent 2nd, behind most of way, jumped slowly 18th, struggling when blundered 4 out, pulled up before next

U
7/1
7 11-6
142

hit 1st, led to 3rd, pressed leader, carried right 12th, blundered and unseated rider 16th

PU
25/1
7 11-6
144

in touch, hit and dropped to mid-division 9th, hit 11th, struggling in rear when carried right and slow jump 18th, quickly pulled up after

Betting returns

Type Winnings
Betfair SP £17.00
CSF £74.99 (9, 6)
Tricast £2,151.45 (9, 6, 5)
Tote Win £12.70 (9)
Tote Place £2.80 (9), £1.90 (6), £7.70 (5)
Tote Swinger £58.70 (5, 6), £70.60 (5, 9), £6.60 (6, 9)
Tote Exacta £69.30 (9, 6)
Tote Trifecta £1,755.40 (9, 6, 5)

Previous Winners

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Age/Wt SP
2019Le BreuilBen PaulingMr J J Codd7 11-614/1
2018RathvindenW P MullinsMr P W Mullins10 11-69/2
2017Tiger RollG ElliottMs Lisa O'Neill7 11-616/1
2016Minella RoccoJonjo O'NeillMr Derek O'Connor6 11-68/1
2015Cause Of CausesG ElliottMr J J Codd7 11-68/1
2014Midnight PrayerA KingMr Joshua Newman9 11-68/1
2013Back In FocusW P MullinsMr P W Mullins8 11-69/4f
2012TeaforthreeMiss R CurtisMr J T McNamara8 11-65/1f
2011Chicago GreyG ElliottMr Derek O'Connor8 11-65/1f
2010 Poker De Sivola Ferdy Murphy Ms K Walsh 7 11-6 14/1
2009 Tricky Trickster N A Twiston-Davies Mr S Waley-Cohen 6 11-11 11/1
2008 Old Benny A King Mr C Huxley 7 11-7 9/1
2007 Butler's Cabin J O'Neill Mr A Berry 7 12-0 33-1
2006 Hot Weld Ferdy Murphy Mr R O Harding 7 11-11 33-1
2005 Another Rum I A Duncan Mr M J O'Hare 7 11-7 40-1
2004 Native Emperor J O'Neill Mr R Widger 8 11-11 5-1jf
2003 Sudden Shock J O'Neill Mr D W Cullen 8 11-7 25-1
2002 Rith Dubh J O'Neill Mr J T McNamara 10 11-11 10-1
2001 No Race
2000 Relaxation H D Daly Mr M Bradburne 8 12-0 8-1
1999 Deejaydee M Hourigan Mr A J Martin 7 12-0 13-2
1998 Wandering Light Capt T Forster Mr R Wakly 9 12-7 10-1
1997 Flimsy Truth M H Weston Mr M Harris 7 12-0 16-1

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