Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Baring Bingham Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 1) 2m 5f

  • (4yo+, 2m 5f, Class 1, 8 runners)
  • Winner £68,340 2nd £25,644 3rd £12,840 4th £6,396 5th £3,216 6th £1,608
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 15.60s
  • Off time: 14:05:34

Full Result

14:05 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 8 The New One (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 5 11-7 S Twiston-Davies 7/2
SP 7/2 Tracked leaders, led before last, driven clear flat, ran on strongly opened 9/2 £2500-£500 £9000-£2000 £2250-£500 £12000-£3000 £4000-£1000
2nd 4 5 Rule The World M F Morris 6 11-7 D N Russell 5/1
SP 5/1 Tracked leaders, not fluent and lost several places 2nd, closed 5th, ridden and every chance when edged left before last, stayed on flat, no impression on winner opened 13/2 £7000-£1000 £60000-£1000 £6000-£1000 £5000-£1000
3rd 3 Pont Alexandre (GER) W P Mullins 5 11-7 R Walsh 6/4f
SP 6/4f With leader, led 2nd, headed after 4th, led again 3 out, ridden and headed approaching last, stayed on same pace flat, no impression on front pair opened 5/4 £6500-£4000 £30000-£20000 £12000-£8000 £6000-£4000 £3000-£2000(x2) £2700-£1800 £1500-£1000 £11000-£8000(x2) £2750-£2000(x3) £1375-£1000(x2) £1100-£800(x2) £2500-£2000 £2000-£1600 £1500-£1200 £1250-£1000(x2) £1125-£900 £750-£600
4th 5 1 Chatterbox (IRE) N J Henderson 5 11-7 B J Geraghty 9/1
SP 9/1 Held up in touch in rear, headway on inside approaching 3 out, pressing for 2nd when not fluent and lost place 2 out, not much room briefly on bend before last, no impression on leaders after opened 10/1 £4500-£500
5th 2 Minsk (IRE) D T Hughes 5 11-7 D E Mullins 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up in touch in rear, headway on outside after 6th, ridden after 3 out, outpaced after next, no impression on leaders before last opened 25/1
6th s.h 7 Taquin Du Seuil (FR) Jonjo O'Neill 6 11-7 A P McCoy 6/1
SP 6/1 Tracked leaders, went 2nd briefly 2 out, ridden and no impression before last, weakened flat
7th 8 10 Ubak (FR) G L Moore 5 11-7 J E Moore 100/1
SP 100/1 Led until 2nd, led narrowly after 4th, headed 3 out, lost place before next, soon well beaten
8th 5 9 Two Rockers (IRE) A King 6 11-7 W Hutchinson 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in touch, not fluent 5th, pushed along after 4 out, no impression from next, well beaten from 2 out opened 14/1
NR 4 Puffin Billy (IRE) O Sherwood 5 11-7 L Aspell
NR 6 Sizing Gold (IRE) H De Bromhead 6 11-7 A E Lynch

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.10 Tote Place £1.40 £1.70 £1.20 Straight Forecast £21.05 Exacta £21.20 Trifecta £46.90 Swingers 1&2 £2.90, 2&3 £2.30, 1&3 £1.40

Jackpot £53,045.23 carried forward to Cheltenham, 14th Mar
Placepot £343.00, Pool: £834585.44, 1776.15 winning tickets
Quadpot £164.20, Pool: £27513.48, 123.95 winning tickets