Cheltenham Saturday 14th December

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  • Jackpot £40,252.48 carried forward to Southwell, 15th Dec
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  • Quadpot £7.40, Pool: £15,396.59, 1521.28 winning tickets
Cheltenham course guide

12:10 JCB Triumph Hurdle Trial (Juvenile Hurdle)

12:10 JCB Triumph Hurdle Trial (Juvenile Hurdle) Saturday 14th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 7-122 Cadoudoff (FR)
  • Trainer: C E Longsdon
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Distance Winner
3 11-7 p1 C E Longsdon A Coleman 15/2
2 832-41 Kentucky Hyden (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
  • Distance Winner
3 11-7 N J Henderson B J Geraghty 7/4
3 121 Vicenzo Mio (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Distance Winner
3 11-7 P F Nicholls D A Jacob 13/8f
5 281133 Ballyglasheen (IRE)
  • Trainer: Evan Williams
  • Jockey: P Moloney
3 11-3 Evan Williams P Moloney 33/1
7 Burgoyne (USA)
  • Trainer: C Von Der Recke
  • Jockey: R Thornton
3 11-0 C Von Der Recke R Thornton 40/1
8 Commissioned (IRE)
  • Trainer: J P Ferguson
  • Jockey: J Quinlan
3 11-0 J P Ferguson J Quinlan 9/2
4 232314 Akdam (IRE)
  • Trainer: A W Carroll
  • Jockey: Lee Edwards
  • Distance Winner
3 11-3 p A W Carroll Lee Edwards NR
6 1 Tiger Roll (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Hawke
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Distance Winner
3 11-3 N J Hawke T Scudamore NR

Formwatch

Akdam (IRE) 66-1 (11-2) In touch on outside, pushed along after 3rd, lost place and behind next, struggling 4 out, soon ridden, plugged on to take moderate 4th towards finish, no chance with leaders, 4th of 7, 24l behind Royal Irish Hussar (11-6) at Cheltenham 2m 3yo hdl Grd 2 (1) gd in Nov.

Tiger Roll (IRE) 12-1 (10-9) Tracked leader, led approaching 2 out, ridden out, won at Market Rasen 2m 1f 3yo hdl (4) sft in Nov beating Nonotnow (10-12) by 4l, 5 ran.

Ballyglasheen (IRE) 11-4 (11-12) Tracked leaders on inside, reminder before 6th, outpaced by leading pair before 3 out, stayed on same pace, no impression, 3rd of 11, 11l behind Saint Jerome (10-12) at Ludlow 2m 3yo hdl (4) gd in Nov.

Kentucky Hyden (IRE) 1-3fav (10-12) Held up in 4th, not fluent 4th, headway after 3 out, led before next, soon clear, very easily, won at Sandown 2m 3yo hdl (3) hvy in Nov beating Dude Alert (10-12) by 33l, 5 ran.

Commissioned (IRE) 6-5fav (9-7) Tracked leaders, pushed along and headway to challenge leader approaching final furlong, ridden inside final furlong, led final strides, won at Musselburgh 1m 6f 3yo hcp 0-100 (2) gf in Oct beating Deficit (8-8) by ns, 5 ran (flat).

Vicenzo Mio (FR) (10-3) won at Auteuil(FR) 2m 2f hdl sft in Sep beating Art Mauresque (10-3) by 1 1/4l, 7 ran.

Cadoudoff (FR) 4-1 (11-6) Held up mid-division, headway before 3 out, ridden before 2 out, soon went 3rd, kept on to chase winner run-in, no impression, 2nd of 7, 14l behind Royal Irish Hussar (11-6) at Wetherby 2m Listed hdl 3yo (1) gs in Nov.

Burgoyne (USA) (8-9) won at Mons (ghlin)(FR) 1m 3f stk in Nov beating Karnitz (8-6) by 6l, 12 ran (flat).

12:40 Ryman Stationery Novices' Chase

12:40 Ryman Stationery Novices' Chase Saturday 14th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 1264-11 Le Bec (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss E C Lavelle
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Course Winner
5 11-9 Miss E C Lavelle A Coleman 7/4
2 1P1-U1U Le Reve (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs L Wadham
  • Jockey: R Johnson
5 11-6 Mrs L Wadham R Johnson 16/1
3 1114-12 Shutthefrontdoor (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
6 11-6 Jonjo O'Neill A P McCoy 13/8f
4 F/5103-3 Sam Winner (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Course Winner
6 11-1 P F Nicholls D A Jacob 11/4

Formwatch

Sam Winner (FR) 10-1 (10-13) Tracked leaders, headway 3 out, challenged between rivals approaching next, every chance until ridden and one pace in clear 3rd flat, 3rd of 6, 3 1/2l behind Le Bec (11-4) at Cheltenham 3m nov chs (2) gd in Nov.

Le Bec (FR) 3-1 (11-4) Tracked leader, led soon after 4 out, hard pressed 2 out, ridden before last, held on gamely flat, won at Cheltenham 3m nov chs (2) gd in Nov beating Shutthefrontdoor (11-4) by 3/4l, 6 ran.

Le Reve (IRE) 14-1 (11-6) Held up tracking leaders in 4th, challenged on outside 4 out, pushed along disputing 2 lengths 3rd when bumped and unseated rider 3 out, in a race won by Just A Par (11-2) at Newbury 3m nov chs Grade 2 (1) gs in Nov, 5 ran.

Shutthefrontdoor (IRE) 9-4fav (11-4) Held up in last pair, took closer order halfway, went 2nd 3 out, challenged on inside approaching next, every chance last, ridden and kept on flat, held near finish, 2nd of 6, 3/4l behind Le Bec (11-4) at Cheltenham 3m nov chs (2) gd in Nov.

13:15 Jenny Mould Memorial Handicap Chase

13:15 Jenny Mould Memorial Handicap Chase Saturday 14th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 11255P- Petit Robin (FR)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: N Boinville
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
10 11-12 N J Henderson N Boinville (5) 11/2
2 4/4285-2 French Opera
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: R Thornton
  • Course and Distance Winner
10 11-10 N J Henderson R Thornton 16/1
3 1245-13 Drumshambo (USA)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
7 11-8 Miss V Williams A Coleman 10/1
4 P4P28-P Tanks For That (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
  • Course and Distance Winner
10 11-7 N J Henderson B J Geraghty 7/1
5 7F-4520 Astracad (FR)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 11-2 vt N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 6/1
6 6-11U55 Anquetta (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: Mr S Waley-Cohen
  • Distance Winner
9 11-2 N J Henderson Mr S Waley-Cohen (5) 25/1
7 2113-13 Eastlake (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Distance Winner
7 11-0 Jonjo O'Neill A P McCoy 5/1f
8 2116P6- Shooters Wood (IRE)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course and Distance Winner
9 10-13 t P F Nicholls D A Jacob 17/2
9 150-102 Parsnip Pete
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
  • Distance Winner
7 10-11 T R George P J Brennan 12/1
10 215F-22 Saved By John (IRE)
  • Trainer: Tim Vaughan
  • Jockey: R Johnson
  • Distance Winner
8 10-10 t Tim Vaughan R Johnson 10/1
11 112-363 Greywell Boy
  • Trainer: Nick Williams
  • Jockey: B Powell
  • Distance Winner
6 10-0 Nick Williams B Powell 8/1

Formwatch

Eastlake (IRE) 7-1 (11-9) Mid-division on inside, headway 3 out, chased leading pair last, ridden and kept on same pace flat, no impression, held on for 3rd near finsih, 3rd of 17, 5l behind Anay Turge (10-7) at Cheltenham 2m hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Nov.

French Opera 7-2 (11-1) Took keen hold and tended to jump left, tracked winner, mistake 11th, pushed along and held from next, driven between last 2, mistake last, never able to challenge, last of 2, 8l behind Al Ferof (11-7) at Ascot 2m 3f Grade 2 chs (4yo+) (1) gs in Nov.

Astracad (FR) 20-1 (10-5) In touch, outpaced 3 out, kept on same pace under pressure from next, never troubled leaders, 11th of 20, 29l behind Johns Spirit (10-2) at Cheltenham 2m 4f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

Parsnip Pete 12-1 (10-13) Tracked leading pair, pecked 6th, left 2nd 8th, led before 4 out, headed and no extra final 150 yards, 2nd of 11, 3l behind Filbert (10-8) at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Nov.

Saved By John (IRE) 7-1 (10-12) Led, clear 8th, narrowly headed last, rallied and every chance flat, just held, 2nd of 7, nk behind Alasi (11-0) at Ascot 2m 1f hcp chs (2) gs in Nov.

Tanks For That (IRE) 16-1 (11-10) Held up towards rear on outside, mid-division 3rd, hit next, closed 7th, lost place before 3 out, pulled up before 2 out, in a race won by Johns Spirit (10-3) at Cheltenham 2m 4f hcp chs (2) gd in Oct, 16 ran.

Greywell Boy 7-1 (10-6) Led until 2nd, chased leader, left in lead 8th, narrowly headed before 4 out, ridden and lost 2nd 3 out, hit 2 out, driven in 3rd and one pace between last 2, 3rd of 11, 10l behind Filbert (10-8) at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Nov.

Drumshambo (USA) 5-2fav (11-12) Tracked leading pair, reached for 2nd, not fluent 4th, dropped to 4th at 6th, went 3rd again on outside 2 out, keeping on same pace under pressure when switched right before last, blundered last, kept on same pace flat, 3rd of 7, 2 1/2l behind Alasi (11-0) at Ascot 2m 1f hcp chs (2) gs in Nov.

Petit Robin (FR) 3-1fav (11-12) Tracked leaders, blundered 6 out, soon weakened, pulled up before 5 out, in a race won by Conquisto (10-10) at Ayr 2m lstd hcp chs (1) gd in Apr, 7 ran.

Shooters Wood (IRE) 7-4fav (10-12) Chased leader until 2nd, chased leading pair until lost place 4th, driven in 6th after 3 out, no real progress after next, weakened approaching last, 6th of 18, 19l behind Benefit Cut (10-9) at Kempton 2m nov hdl (4) gs in Apr.

Anquetta (IRE) 8-1 (11-7) Chased leaders, ridden 3 out, weakened before 2 out where jumped right, 5th of 7, 31l behind Dineur (10-12) at Newton Abbot 2m hcp chs 0-145 (2) gf in Aug.

13:50 Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Bristol Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 2)

13:50 Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Bristol Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 2) Saturday 14th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 12F-11 Kings Palace (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Course Winner
5 11-7 D Pipe T Scudamore 10/11f
2 5-11113 Saint Roque (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
7 11-7 t P F Nicholls D A Jacob 10/3
3 3-75112 Berea Boru (IRE)
  • Trainer: P Bowen
  • Jockey: D Devereux
  • Distance Winner
5 11-4 t P Bowen D Devereux 33/1
4 345-111 Flicka Williams (IRE)
  • Trainer: T Coyle
  • Jockey: D C Costello
  • Distance Winner
6 11-4 T Coyle D C Costello 16/1
5 13/1P-1P Masters Hill (IRE)
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Jockey: B Powell
  • Distance Winner
7 11-4 C L Tizzard B Powell 25/1
6 2321-11 Milan Bound (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Distance Winner
5 11-4 Jonjo O'Neill A P McCoy 13/2
7 31-2321 Potters Cross
  • Trainer: Miss R Curtis
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
  • Distance Winner
6 11-4 Miss R Curtis B J Geraghty 10/1

Formwatch

Kings Palace (IRE) 5-1 (11-3) Prominent, led 3rd, not fluent 2 out, clear approaching last, stayed on well, easily, won at Cheltenham 3m 1f nh nov hdl (3) gd in Oct beating Creepy (11-3) by 18l, 10 ran.

Masters Hill (IRE) 10-1 (11-5) Mistake 1st, mid-division, blundered 10th, lost place and behind from next, tailed off when pulled up before 13th, in a race won by Standing Ovation (10-2) at Wincanton 3m 1f listed hcp chs (1) gs in Nov, 13 ran.

Potters Cross 8-13fav (10-12) Made all, not fluent 9th, hit 3 out, edged right and shaken up after 2 out, went left and mistake last, soon went further clear, comfortably, won at Ffos Las 3m nh nov hdl (4) sft in Nov beating Berea Boru (11-12) by 9l, 5 ran.

Milan Bound (IRE) 1-2fav (11-5) Tracked leaders, went 2nd going well before 3 out, led on bit when left clear 2 out, eased towards finish, won at Uttoxeter 3m nh nov hdl (4) gs in Nov beating Rio Milan (10-12) by 7l, 5 ran.

Flicka Williams (IRE) 3-1 (11-12) In rear, headway before 3 out, went 2nd 2 out, ridden to lead before last, kept on, driven out, won at Wetherby 3m 1f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs in Nov beating Lookout Mountain (11-5) by 1 1/2l, 10 ran.

Berea Boru (IRE) 8-1 (11-12) Tracked leaders, hit 5th, not fluent 8th, ridden after next, went 2nd when bad mistake last, well held by winner flat, 2nd of 5, 9l behind Potters Cross (10-12) at Ffos Las 3m nh nov hdl (4) sft in Nov.

Saint Roque (FR) 5-4fav (11-7) Led, pressed 2 out, narroly headed between last 2, soon driven, chased leader, every chance when mistake and went right soon after last, no extra in 3rd flat, 3rd of 5, 9l behind Killala Quay (11-4) at Sandown 2m 4f nov hdl G2 (1) gs.

14:25 Stewart Family Thank You Gold Cup (Grade 3 Handicap Chase)

14:25 Stewart Family Thank You Gold Cup (Grade 3 Handicap Chase) Saturday 14th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
2 6/U-9426 Gauvain (GER)
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: R Johnson
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
11 11-12 t P J Hobbs R Johnson 33/1
3 2110-91 Cantlow (IRE)
  • Trainer: P R Webber
  • Jockey: R Thornton
8 11-9 P R Webber R Thornton 14/1
4 14-P8F2 Easter Meteor
  • Trainer: Miss E C Lavelle
  • Jockey: A Coleman
7 11-9 Miss E C Lavelle A Coleman 14/1
5 6733-11 Johns Spirit (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 11-9 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 11/2
6 51211-3 Grandioso (IRE)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Distance Winner
6 11-8 t P F Nicholls D A Jacob 8/1
7 2/2425-2 Colour Squadron (IRE)
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
7 11-7 P J Hobbs A P McCoy 9/2f
8 1522-28 Tap Night (USA)
  • Trainer: Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • Jockey: P Buchanan
  • Distance Winner
6 11-6 Miss Lucinda V Russell P Buchanan 20/1
9 811201/ Salut Flo (FR)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-5 D Pipe T Scudamore 8/1
10 23197-1 Silver Roque (FR)
  • Trainer: F M O'Brien
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
7 11-4 t F M O'Brien P J Brennan 16/1
11 22102-3 Ma Filleule (FR)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
5 11-3 N J Henderson B J Geraghty 14/1
12 338-P24 Attaglance
  • Trainer: J M Jefferson
  • Jockey: B Hughes
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 10-12 t J M Jefferson B Hughes 7/1
13 3P-6132 Double Ross (IRE)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 10-8 N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 7/1
14 614-232 Sew On Target (IRE)
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Jockey: B Powell
8 10-5 C L Tizzard B Powell 14/1
1 4251-72 Champion Court (IRE)
  • Trainer: M Keighley
  • Jockey: Non Runner
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 12-4 M Keighley Non Runner NR

Formwatch

Champion Court (IRE) 4-1 (11-6) Led, ridden after 3 out, saddle slipped soon after next, mistake last, headed flat, no extra close home, 2nd of 7, 1/2l behind Riverside Theatre (11-0) at Huntingdon 2m 4f Grade 2 chs (4yo+) (1) gs.

Double Ross (IRE) 15-8fav (11-11) Tracked leader, hit 2nd, led 4th, joined 7th, headed approaching 2 out, soon ridden, no chance with winner in clear 2nd before last, 2nd of 7, 13l behind Niceonefrankie (11-7) at Ascot 2m 3f hcp chs 0-135 (3) gs in Nov.

Cantlow (IRE) 6-1 (11-5) Held up towards rear, headway before 5 out, blundered 4 out, led last, kept on well, won at Newbury 2m 4f hcp chs (2) gs in Nov beating Easter Meteor (11-8) by 1 1/4l, 11 ran.

Colour Squadron (IRE) 12-1 (10-2) Mid-division, headway 4 out, close up on inside next, every chance when mistake 2 out, soon outpaced in 3rd, ridden and edged left flat, hung left and kept on to take 2nd towards finish, just held, 2nd of 20, 3/4l behind Johns Spirit (10-2) at Cheltenham 2m 4f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

Sew On Target (IRE) 12-1 (10-10) In touch, joined leaders on outside 7th, every chance 2 out, kept on until ridden and no extra flat, 2nd of 17, 2 3/4l behind Anay Turge (10-7) at Cheltenham 2m hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Nov.

Johns Spirit (IRE) 7-1 (10-2) Patiently ridden towards rear, steady headway 12th, challenged on outside when left in lead 2 out, ridden and kept on flat, held on near finish, won at Cheltenham 2m 4f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov beating Colour Squadron (10-2) by 3/4l, 20 ran.

Easter Meteor 5-1 (11-8) With leader, blundered 2nd, led 5 out, soon headed, led again 4 out, headed last, kept on, 2nd of 11, 1 1/4l behind Cantlow (11-5) at Newbury 2m 4f hcp chs (2) gs in Nov.

Gauvain (GER) 25-1 (11-0) In touch, effort 3 out, kept on same pace from next, no impression when bumped last, 6th of 17, 9l behind Return Spring (9-13) at Cheltenham 3m 1f Listed hcp hdl (1) gd in Nov.

Tap Night (USA) 16-1 (10-12) Behind, outpaced before 3 out, kept on into mid-division before last, never near leaders, 8th of 20, 21l behind Johns Spirit (10-2) at Cheltenham 2m 4f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

Attaglance 16-1 (10-0) Tracked leaders, outpaced 3 out, soon ridden, stayed on under pressure from last, never reached leaders, 4th of 20, 6l behind Johns Spirit (10-2) at Cheltenham 2m 4f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

Grandioso (IRE) 14-1 (11-10) Held up mid-division, headway before 7 out, went 3rd before 2 out, kept on same pace, 3rd of 11, 5l behind Cantlow (11-5) at Newbury 2m 4f hcp chs (2) gs in Nov.

Salut Flo (FR) 9-2fav (10-10) Made all, hit 4 out, pushed 3 lengths clear 3 out, stayed on well, ridden out, won at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp chs G3 (1) gd in Mar '12 beating The Cockney Mackem (10-1) by 6l, 22 ran.

Silver Roque (FR) 3-1fav (11-9) Held up towards rear, jumped well, headway from halfway, went 2nd 5 out, led 2 out, drew clear before last, very easily, won at Sedgefield 2m 4f hcp chs 0-140 (3) sft in Nov beating Tahiti Pearl (10-13) by 16l, 8 ran.

Ma Filleule (FR) 2-1 (11-6) Took keen hold, soon tracking winner, not fluent 6th, hit 8th, and 3 out, pushed along before 2 out, driven and held when lost 2nd narrowly between last 2, stayed on same pace from last, 3rd of 5, 1 1/2l behind Highland Retreat (10-12) at Kempton 3m mrs hdl (listed) (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

15:00 StanJames.com International Hurdle (Grade 2)

15:00 StanJames.com International Hurdle (Grade 2) Saturday 14th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 11212-1 The New One (IRE)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
5 11-8 N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 2/5f
2 11141-2 Zarkandar (IRE)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 11-8 b P F Nicholls D A Jacob 5/2
3 P4-F111 Albert Hall (USA)
  • Trainer: A Chaille-Chaille
  • Jockey: M Carroux
  • Distance Winner
8 11-4 ht A Chaille-Chaille M Carroux 40/1
4 3411-87 Court Minstrel (IRE)
  • Trainer: Evan Williams
  • Jockey: P Moloney
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 11-4 Evan Williams P Moloney 16/1
5 62881S Hawkhill (IRE)
  • Trainer: Tim Vaughan
  • Jockey: R Johnson
  • Distance Winner
7 11-4 vt Tim Vaughan R Johnson 100/1
6 2/6-2110 Seabreeze D'ho (FR)
  • Trainer: C Le Galliard
  • Jockey: D Cottin
7 11-4 t1 C Le Galliard D Cottin 40/1
7 116-061 Jumps Road
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Jockey: B Powell
6 11-0 C L Tizzard B Powell 100/1

Formwatch

The New One (IRE) 1-2fav (11-8) Tracked leading pair, went 2nd before 4 out, quickened to lead 2 out, soon clear, easily, won at Kempton 2m Listed hdl (1) gs in Oct beating Rock On Ruby (11-8) by 10l, 4 ran.

Zarkandar (IRE) 15-8 (11-8) Tracked leader, led briefly after 1st, led again approaching 5th, joined 2 out, stayed on well, headed last, soon driven, no extra final 150 yards, 2nd of 4, 5l behind Annie Power (10-11) at Ascot 2m 3f hdl G2 (1) gs in Nov.

Jumps Road 7-2 (11-11) Led until 2nd, pressed leader, led again well before 2 out, soon clear, joined last, strongly pressed flat, battled on gamely under pressure and in command final 75 yards, won at Wincanton 2m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) gd beating Prompter (11-9) by 1l, 9 ran.

Court Minstrel (IRE) 14-1 (11-12) Held up in rear, hampered 4th, headway after 3 out, disputing 6th last, stayed on same pace, not able to get on terms, 7th of 18, 8l behind Dell' Arca (10-5) at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) gd in Nov.

Albert Hall (USA) (10-12) won at Enghien(FR) 2m 3f lstd hcp hdl sft in Oct beating Rocketir (11-4) by 1l, 16 ran.

Hawkhill (IRE) 16-1 (11-9) Chased leaders, blunderd 4 out, soon weakened, towards rear when slipped up on bend approaching 3 out, in a race won by Moujik Borget (11-1) at Haydock 2m hcp hdl 0-135 (3) sft in Nov, 12 ran.

Seabreeze D'ho (FR) 5-1 (10-5) 10th of 13, well behind Rhialco (10-3) at Auteuil(FR) 2m 5f Grd 2 hdl gd in Nov.

15:35 Osborne House Relkeel Hurdle (Grade 2)

15:35 Osborne House Relkeel Hurdle (Grade 2) Saturday 14th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 311-123 Gemix (FR)
  • Trainer: N De Balanda
  • Jockey: D Cottin
5 11-6 t1 N De Balanda D Cottin 3/1
2 31121-1 Glens Melody (IRE)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Distance Winner
5 10-13 W P Mullins R Walsh 15/8f
3 1-11 More Of That (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Distance Winner
5 10-12 Jonjo O'Neill A P McCoy 11/4
4 25115-2 Salubrious (IRE)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 10-12 P F Nicholls D A Jacob 3/1

Formwatch

More Of That (IRE) 3-1fav (11-2) Mid-division, mistake 4th, headway 3 out, soon chasing leaders, switched right to challenge approaching last, led flat, ran on strongly, won at Haydock 2m 4f hcp hdl (2) sft in Nov beating Blue Fashion (11-8) by 2l, 12 ran.

Salubrious (IRE) 16-1 (11-7) Held up behind, headway on outside 3 out, challenged between last 2, ridden to lead narrowly flat, kept on, headed post, 2nd of 17, shd behind Return Spring (9-13) at Cheltenham 3m 1f Listed hcp hdl (1) gd in Nov.

Glens Melody (IRE) 8-13fav (11-3) Held up in last, improved travelling well on inner into 2nd 2 out, led before last, not fluent at last, pushed out early run-in, easily, won at Punchestown 2m 6f hdl in Nov beating Dushybeag (11-0) by 4l, 4 ran.

Gemix (FR) (10-3) 3rd of 9, 1 1/4l behind Reve De Sivola (10-7) at Auteuil(FR) 3m hdl G1 gs in Nov.