Weatherbys Cheltenham Festival Betting Guide 2011 Novices' Chase 3m

  • (5yo+, 3m, Class 4, 12 runners)
  • Winner £3,903 2nd £1,146 3rd £573 4th £286
  • Going: Good to Soft, Good in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 7.87s
  • Off time: 16:00:25

Full Result

16:00 Exeter
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 5 Mr Bennett (IRE) D Pipe 8 10-12 p T Scudamore 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leaders, went 2nd before 4th until before 11th, mistake 14th, rallied to 2nd before 4 out, led next, narrow lead when left with advantage next, ridden and pressed when left 3 lengths ahead last, driven out
2nd 10 Upham Atom Mrs K A Buckett 8 10-12 L Treadwell 25/1
SP 25/1 In rear, jumped slowly 9th, hit next, headway and staying on in 5th approaching 4 out, left 3rd soon after 2 out, left chasing winner last, stayed on flat, always held opened 50/1 touched 33/1 £5000-£100
3rd 22 12 Cobbler's Queen (IRE) H D Daly 7 10-5 A Tinkler 11/2
SP 11/2 Chased leader until 4th, stayed in 3rd, went 2nd again before 11th, narrow lead approaching 4 out, headed next, staying on and still chance when blundered and stumbled badly 2 out, soon lost 2nd, weakened, left poor 3rd last opened 13/2
4th 12 11 Victory Parade (IRE) Miss R Curtis 8 10-12 p Aodhagan Conlon (5) 15/2
SP 15/2 Led, jumped slowly and driven 13th, headed before 4 out when bumped, hit 3 out, left modest 4th last opened 8/1
5th 8 1 Aztec Treasure (NZ) Jonjo O'Neill 7 10-12 A P McCoy 3/1f
SP 3/1f Held up in touch, hit 6th, ridden before 11th, weakened after 14th £1400-£400(x5)
6th 24 2 Estates Recovery (IRE) P J Hobbs 6 10-12 R Johnson 8/1
SP 8/1 Blundered badly 1st, in rear, some headway after 14th, struggling in 7th when went right 4 out, tailed off opened 12/1
7th 17 9 Stripe Me Blue P Jones 9 10-12 b M D Grant 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in rear, slow 2nd, headway approaching 8th, chased leaders 10th, weakened 12th, tailed off opened 40/1
PU 7 Pliny (IRE) Miss V Williams 7 10-12 Aidan Coleman 7/1
SP 7/1 Mid-division, ridden along and struggling 11th, lost touch before 14th, tailed off and pulled up before next opened 6/1
F 3 Le Commencement (IRE) Mrs S Leech 9 10-12 Paul Moloney 40/1
SP 40/1 Behind, fell 8th opened 33/1
F 6 Oscar Prairie (IRE) W Greatrex 6 10-12 t W Hutchinson 8/1
SP 8/1 Towards rear, fell 7th opened 12/1
UR 4 Master Eddy S Lycett 11 10-12 David England 8/1
SP 8/1 Chasing leaders when blundered and unseated rider 10th
UR 8 Rhum (FR) N A Twiston-Davies 6 10-12 S Twiston-Davies (3) 10/1
SP 10/1 Held up towards rear, reminders after 7th, headway to chase leaders after 14th, went 2nd 2 out, staying on and 1 length down when blundered and unseated rider last opened 11/1 touched 17/2

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £10.00 Tote Place £3.50 £14.50 £1.50 Straight Forecast £329.44 Exacta £507.30 Swingers 1&2 £35.40, 2&3 £35.40, 1&3 £10.80

Jackpot £1,445,671.20, Pool: £2036156.8, 1.0 winning tickets
Placepot £409.10, Pool: £189315.08, 337.74 winning tickets
Quadpot £111.80, Pool: £9503.0, 62.9 winning tickets