Cheltenham 2014 NRNB At BetVictor.com Handicap (London Mile Series Qualifier) 1m

  • (4yo+, 1m, Class 4, 10 runners)
  • Winner £4,690 2nd £1,396 3rd £697 4th £349
  • Going: Standard
  • Surface: Polytrack
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 1m 39.46s
  • Off time: 16:05:50
Full result
Result 16:00 Kempton Park
Pos Horse Distance/th> Odds
1st 4 Dixie's Dream 5/1
2nd 2 Ansaab 7/1
3rd 1 Legendary ½ 9/1

Racecard

# Form Horse A Wgt Trainer Jockey OR Naps SP
1 (12) 12742-2
Light blue, black and light blue striped sleeves and cap Legendary 18
  • T:E F Vaughan
  • J:J Quinn
  • Form: 12742-2
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 9-7h
  • OR: 85
  • Naps:
5 133 9-7 h E F Vaughan J Quinn 85 9/1
2 (2) 31210/0-
BLACK, Orange Star Ansaab 316
  • T:A J Mccabe
  • J:S M Levey
  • Form: 31210/0-
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 9-7
  • OR: 85
  • Naps:
6 133 9-7 A J Mccabe S M Levey 85 7/1
3 (9) 37510-1
Royal Blue, Light Blue stripe Cayuga 26
  • T:B R Johnson
  • J:T P Queally
  • Form: 37510-1
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 9-7
  • OR: 85
  • Naps:
5 133 9-7 B R Johnson T P Queally 85 6/1
4 (6) 28218-4
White, Red stripe, Dark Blue sleeves, Red armlets, Red cap Dixie's Dream (IRE) 21
  • T:W Jarvis
  • J:G Baker
  • Form: 28218-4
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 9-7h
  • OR: 85
  • Naps:
5 133 9-7 h W Jarvis G Baker 85 5/1
5 (4) 08606-6
LIGHT GREEN Silverheels (IRE) 12
  • T:P F I Cole
  • J:Jim Crowley
  • Form: 08606-6
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 9-2
  • OR: 80
  • Naps:
5 128 9-2 P F I Cole Jim Crowley 80 6/1
7 (7) 6155-47
Maroon, White Cross of Lorraine and sleeves First Post (IRE) 9
  • T:D Haydn Jones
  • J:A Kirby
  • Form: 6155-47
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 9-0
  • OR: 78
  • Naps:
7 126 9-0 D Haydn Jones A Kirby 78 20/1
8 (5) 46421-1
Red, Yellow stars, Royal Blue sleeves, Royal Blue cap, Yellow stars Conversational (IRE) 24
  • T:M R Channon
  • J:William Twiston-Davies
  • Form: 46421-1
  • Age: 4
  • Weight: 8-12
  • OR: 76
  • Naps:
4 124 8-12 M R Channon William Twiston-Davies (3) 76 3/1f
9 (3) 7513-48
Red and White (halved), White sleeves, Red stars, White cap, Red star Fantasy Gladiator 22
  • T:J J Quinn
  • J:L Morris
  • Form: 7513-48
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 8-12
  • OR: 76
  • Naps:
8 124 8-12 J J Quinn L Morris 76 16/1
10 (11) 04112-1
Royal Blue and Yellow diamonds, Royal Blue sleeves, Yellow spots, quartered cap Diplomatic (IRE) 19
  • T:M D Squance
  • J:Liam Jones
  • Form: 04112-1
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 8-10p
  • OR: 74
  • Naps:
9 122 8-10 p M D Squance Liam Jones 74 14/1
12 (1) 74123-6
Emerald Green and Orange (quartered), Emerald Green sleeves and cap Raging Bear (USA) 31
  • T:H J Evans
  • J:S Donohoe
  • Form: 74123-6
  • Age: 4
  • Weight: 8-8
  • OR: 72
  • Naps:
4 120 8-8 H J Evans S Donohoe (ex1) 72 33/1

Non Runners

# Form Horse A Wgt Trainer Jockey OR Naps Odds
6 (10) 063/98-0
Franco Is My Name 26
  • Nag Me
  • Course Winner
  • T:P Hedger
  • J:L P Keniry
  • Form: 063/98-0
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 9-0p
  • OR: 78
  • Naps:
8 p P Hedger L P Keniry 78 WD
11 (8) 14-
Triple Chocolate 46
  • Nag Me
  • Course Winner
  • T:R Ingram
  • J:R Winston
  • Form: 14-
  • Age: 4
  • Weight: 8-10
  • OR: 74
  • Naps:
4 810 R Ingram R Winston 74 WD

In depth

Formwatch

Franco Is My Name 14-1 (9-2) Held up in last pair, struggling over 3f out, soon lost touch, tailed off, last of 10, well behind Cayuga (9-4) at Lingfield 1m 2f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Jan.

Triple Chocolate 8-1 (9-6) Slowly into stride, mid-division, headway over 1f out, stayed on closing stages, 4th of 14, 4l behind Firmdecisions (9-7) at Kempton 7f 3yo hcp 0-75 (5) pol in Dec.

Dixie's Dream (IRE) 4-1 (9-0) Held up towards rear, pushed along over 3f out, headway from 2f out, edged left inside final furlong, stayed on same pace, 4th of 9, 3l behind Star Links (8-12) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp 0-95 (3) pol in Jan.

Ansaab 8-1 (9-1) Mid-division, 10th 3f out, ridden into 4th 1 1/2f out, no extra over 1f out, 10th of 20, 11l behind Sweet Lightning (9-8) at Curragh 1m hvy in Mar.

Legendary 7-1 (9-5) Soon led, ridden over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, held towards finish, 2nd of 10, 3/4l behind Modernism (9-2) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Jan.

Silverheels (IRE) 12-1 (9-4) Soon led, headed over 5f out, ridden over 2f out, one pace and no impression inside final furlong, 6th of 11, 2 3/4l behind Nassau Storm (9-3) at Lingfield 7f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Jan.

First Post (IRE) 10-1 (9-2) Raced keenly, chased leader, pushed along 3f out, lost 2nd over 2f out, weakened over 1f out, 7th of 8, 9l behind Rebellious Guest (9-2) at Lingfield 1m hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Jan.

Fantasy Gladiator 12-1 (9-3) Took keen hold in touch, went 2nd at halfway, hard driven over 2f out, soon lost place, last of 8, 5l behind Forceful Appeal (9-4) at Wolverhampton 7f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Jan.

Diplomatic (IRE) 3-1 (9-3) Steadied start, held up in last pair, headway on inside 2f out, ridden over 1f out, chased leaders inside final furlong, stayed on to lead close home, won at Kempton 1m hcp 0-75 (5) pol in Jan beating Greensward (9-2) by nk, 9 ran.

Conversational (IRE) 7-4fav (9-4) Held up in last pair, headway on outside travelling well over 1f out, disputing 2nd inside final furlong, shaken up to lead final 100 yards, won going away, readily, won at Lingfield 1m fll hcp (0-75) (5) pol in Jan beating Flamborough Breeze (9-1) by 1l, 7 ran.

Cayuga 10-1 (9-4) Held up in last pair, headway on outside 3f out, wide entering straight, ridden over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, led and edged left towards finish, won at Lingfield 1m 2f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Jan beating Miguel Grau (8-11) by 3/4l, 10 ran.

Raging Bear (USA) 12-1 (8-12) Slowly into stride, behind and outpaced, never near leaders, 6th of 10, 17l behind Tatting (9-0) at Southwell 1m hcp 0-75 (5) fbs in Jan.