Weatherbys Cheltenham Festival Betting Guide Handicap Hurdle 2m 4f

  • (4yo+, 2m 4f, Class 3, 7 runners)
  • Winner £5,204 2nd £1,528 3rd £764 4th £382
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 3.30s
  • Off time: 15:51:25

Full Result

15:50 Bangor-on-Dee
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 4 Numide (FR) B R Millman 8 11-6 J W Farrelly 4/1
SP 4/1 Held up in last, headway on inside approaching 3 out, went 2nd after next, quickened to lead close home opened 7/2
2nd 6 Devotion To Duty (IRE) Miss Lucinda V Russell 5 11-3 P Buchanan 7/1
SP 7/1 Led until after 3rd, led 5th, ridden and tried to assert approaching last, headed close home opened 11/2
3rd 2 Drill Sergeant D McCain Jnr 6 11-9 t J M Maguire 4/1
SP 4/1 Tracked leader, led after 3rd, jumped left and headed 5th, not keen briefly and lost place on paddock bend soon after, not fluent 7th, ridden next, rallied approaching 2 out, went 3rd when jumped left last, stayed on same pace opened 3/1
4th 2 7 Briefcase (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 6 10-1 P J Brennan 4/1
SP 4/1 Tracked leaders, not fluent 5th, challenged 3 out, ridden when mistake 2 out, 4th and beaten last opened 11/2
5th ¾ 1 Nortonthorpe Lad (IRE) Mrs A M Thorpe 9 11-12 p O Dayman (5) 28/1
SP 28/1 Held up, took keen hold, closed 6th, not much room when mistake 3 out, never back on terms after, well held when not fluent last opened 18/1
6th 27 5 Open Day (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 5 11-6 A P McCoy 5/2f
SP 5/2f Held up, not fluent 2nd, ridden 8th, headway 3 out, weakening when mistake 2 out opened 9/2 £1800-£400
7th 22 3 La Bombonera (FR) Miss V Williams 5 11-9 Aidan Coleman 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leaders, took keen hold, challenged 6th, not fluent 3 out, soon ridden and weakened

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.40 Tote Place £1.30 £3.50 Straight Forecast £29.28 Exacta £20.50 Swingers 1&2 £3.70, 2&3 £2.50, 1&3 £2.80

Placepot £65.10, Pool: £56655.72, 634.4 winning tickets
Quadpot £3.60, Pool: £4194.32, 847.57 winning tickets