Rewards4Racing Novices' Handicap Chase (Listed) 2m 4f 110y

  • (5yo+, 2m 4f 110y, Class 1, 20 runners)
  • Winner £34,170 2nd £12,822 3rd £6,420 4th £3,198 5th £1,608 6th £804
  • Going: Soft (Good to Soft in places; Cross Country: Soft)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 16.00s
  • Off time: 17:16:51

Full Result

17:15 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Rajdhani Express N J Henderson 6 11-12 Mr S Waley-Cohen (5) 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in touch, closed before 3 out, challenged next, led approaching last, all out opened 20/1
2nd nk 5 Ackertac (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 8 11-9 b1 S Twiston-Davies 66/1
SP 66/1 Tracked leaders, ridden after 3 out, not fluent 2 out, went 2nd last, stayed on under pressure flat, unable to quite get to winner
3rd 9 13 Ohio Gold (IRE) C L Tizzard 7 11-6 t1 J Tizzard 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leaders, hit 7th, jumped slowly 11th, challenged after 3 out, led before next, headed approaching last, stayed on same pace flat, no impression on front pair
4th 8 Shangani (USA) Miss V Williams 7 11-9 Aidan Coleman 6/1
SP 6/1 Prominent, hit 4 out, challenged next, led before 2 out, soon headed, stayed on same pace flat opened 13/2 £26000-£4000
5th 3 3 Colour Squadron (IRE) P J Hobbs 7 11-11 A P McCoy 9/2f
SP 9/2f Took keen hold, mid-division, headway when hit 8th, tracking leaders when started to hang left after 3 out, never able to challenge, continued to hang badly left, one pace flat opened 5/1 touched 4/1 £11000-£2000 £5000-£1000(x3) £90000-£20000
6th 1 10 The Druids Nephew (IRE) Andrew Turnell 6 11-7 T Scudamore 5/1
SP 5/1 Pressed leader, not fluent 6th, led 9th, ridden and headed when hit 2 out, not much room last, one pace flat opened 6/1 £35000-£5000 £12000-£2000
7th 16 Johns Spirit (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 6 11-5 R P Mclernon 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up, mistake 7th, headway 11th, blundered 4 out, outpaced next, no impression on leaders after
8th 3 6 Vulcanite (IRE) C E Longsdon 6 11-9 t R Johnson 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up, mistakes 8th and 9th, headway 12th, hit 4 out, ridden after next, hit 2 out, no extra flat
9th 11 Forgotten Gold (IRE) T R George 7 11-7 P J Brennan 14/1
SP 14/1 Led, jumped right 8th, headed when not fluent next, 8th and beaten when blundered 2 out opened 16/1
10th hd 18 Nataani (IRE) Miss J S Davis 10 11-5 bt Timmy Murphy 66/1
SP 66/1 Held up in rear, driven after 4 out, some late headway, never any chance opened 50/1
11th 8 4 Klepht (IRE) T Mullins 8 11-11 t P Townend 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division, in touch when not fluent 12th, outpaced when not fluent 3 out, soon well beaten
12th 29 14 Restless Harry R Dickin 9 11-6 b1 H Oliver 40/1
SP 40/1 In touch in mid-division, reminder and lost place after 5th, not fluent and behind from 8th, tailed off
PU 19 Arthur's Pass T R George 9 11-5 L Heard 20/1
SP 20/1 Mid-division on outside, headway approaching 6th, blundered next, in touch when mistake 11th, lost place from next, mistake 4 out, soon behind, pulled up before 3 out
PU 12 Bobowen (IRE) Dr R D P Newland 7 11-7 Nick Scholfield 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division on inside, lost place when not fluent 9th, hampered 11th, towards rear when mistake 4 out, pulled up before 2 out
PU 7 Carlito Brigante (IRE) G Elliott 7 11-9 pt D N Russell 8/1
SP 8/1 In touch in mid-division, hampered badly and lost place 11th, pulled up before 4 out £45000-£5000 £10000-£1200
PU 9 Fourjacks T D Easterby 8 11-7 B Harding 16/1
SP 16/1 Mid-division on outside, lost place 4th, behind 8th, pulled up before 4 out opened 20/1
PU 17 Hazy Tom (IRE) C E Longsdon 7 11-5 N Fehily 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up, not much room 9th, headway next, weakened approaching 3 out, pulled up before next
PU 15 Howard's Legacy (IRE) Miss V Williams 7 11-6 R T Dunne (3) 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up in mid-division, pushed along after 11th, no impression when wide on bend after 4 out, soon weakened, pulled up before 2 out
PU 2 Kruzhlinin (GER) D McCain Jnr 6 11-12 J M Maguire 25/1
SP 25/1 Tracked leaders, lost place when mistake 6th, in rear after next, tailed off 10th, pulled up before next
F 20 Saved By John (IRE) Tim Vaughan 8 11-4 t Michael Byrne (3) 50/1
SP 50/1 Tracked leaders, fell 11th

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £19.40 Tote Place £4.00 £15.80 £4.30 £2.20 Straight Forecast £844.26 Exacta £1,611.70 Trifecta £12,110.30 Swingers 1&2 £183.70, 2&3 £199.50, 1&3 £55.40

Jackpot £2,339.60, Pool: £77439.85, 23.5 winning tickets
Placepot £10.90, Pool: £873081.5, 57947.05 winning tickets
Quadpot £7.90, Pool: £22781.45, 2133.29 winning tickets