E.b.f. 'national Hunt' Novices' Hurdle (qualifier) 2m 1f

  • (4-6yo, 2m 1f, Class 3, 8 runners)
  • Winner £6,262
  • Going: Soft-Good to Soft in plcs; Cross Country: Good to Soft-Soft in plcs.
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 11.00s
  • Off time: 15:35:51

Full Result

15:35 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 General Miller N J Henderson 4 10-12 B J Geraghty 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up, making steady headway when bumped 2 out, chased leader soon after, challenged last, driven and stayed on gamely to lead final 75 yards opened 9/2
2nd 1 3 Ghizao (GER) P F Nicholls 5 10-12 R Walsh 10/11f
SP 10/11f Chased leader to 4 out, remained in 3rd, chased leader and hit 2 out, led soon after, hard driven and pressed last, stayed on until no extra and headed final 75 yards opened 5/6 £2000-£2000 £1000-£1000 £500-£600 £800-£1000(x2) £480-£600
3rd 15 1 Cootehill (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 5 11-8 P J Brennan 11/1
SP 11/1 Led, soon clear, reduced lead 3 out, headed after 2 out, weakened before last
4th 9 6 Lidar (FR) A King 4 10-12 R Thornton 5/2
SP 5/2 Tracked leading pair, went 2nd 4 out, until blundered 2 out and weakened soon after opened 11/4
5th 7 7 Miller's Dawn Miss H C Knight 5 10-12 D A Jacob 80/1
SP 80/1 Held up, hit 4th, always behind
6th 1 5 Imperial Shabra (IRE) P O Brady 5 10-12 J Cullen 100/1
SP 100/1 Chased leaders until weakened under pressure soon after 2 out opened 66/1
7th 15 9 Autumm Spirit R Dickin 5 10-5 Aidan Coleman 200/1
SP 200/1 Always behind, struggling 3 out, soon lost touch, tailed off
PU 8 Nishnash A J Wilson 6 10-12 A O'keeffe 150/1
SP 150/1 Towards rear, hit 4th, ridden and struggling next 4 out tailed off when pulled up before 2 out opened 100/1
NR 4 Hideaway J L Spearing 5 10-12 T Siddall

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.50 Tote Place £1.10 £1.20 £1.80 Straight Forecast £9.52 Exacta £8.00 Trifecta £101.00 Swingers 1&2 £2.50, 2&3 £3.30, 1&3 £2.90

Jackpot £32,370.29 carried forward to Doncaster, 12th Dec
Placepot £906.30, Pool: £146941.94, 118.35 winning tickets
Quadpot £92.20, Pool: £15931.5, 127.85 winning tickets