squareintheair.com Novices' Chase 3m 1f 110y

  • (5yo+, 3m 1f 110y, Class 2, 5 runners)
  • Winner £9,393 2nd £2,775 3rd £1,388 4th £694 5th £346 6th £174
  • Going: Good, Good to Firm in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 30.30s
  • Off time: 17:05:05

Full Result

17:05 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 Balthazar King (IRE) P J Hobbs 7 11-8 R Johnson Evsf
SP Evsf Led, hit 8th, headed 11th, stayed upsides, led approaching 4 out, ridden after 2 out, edged right flat, stayed on, driven out opened 11/10 touched 10/11 £1100-£1000(x7) £550-£500(x2)
2nd 1 Adams Island (IRE) Miss R Curtis 7 11-8 p A P McCoy 9/4
SP 9/4 Held up in 4th, not fluent, hit 7th and 9th, closed 10th, mistake 4 out, went 3rd before 3 out, stayed on under pressure to chase winner after last, not able to challenge opened 5/2 £2750-£1000 £2500-£1000
3rd 3 Earth Dream (IRE) P F Nicholls 8 11-8 R Walsh 4/1
SP 4/1 Tracked leaders, closed 5 out, chased winner after 4 out, every chance approaching 2 out, soon unable to quicken, 3rd and stayed on same pace flat opened 9/2
4th 63 4 Hunt Ball (IRE) P R Rodford 6 11-0 K Burke 100/1
SP 100/1 With winner, led 11th, headed when stumbled 4 out, weakened next
F 5 Magical Legend Mrs S Leech 10 10-12 t P J Brennan 9/1
SP 9/1 Held up in 5th, fell 8th opened 15/2 touched 10/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.80 Tote Place £1.02 £3.20 Straight Forecast £3.90 Exacta £3.80

Placepot £19.30, Pool: £86604.88, 3266.64 winning tickets
Quadpot £3.20, Pool: £8167.44, 1835.47 winning tickets