Jewson Novices' Chase (Registered As The Golden Miller Novices' Chase) (Grade 2) 2m 4f

  • (5yo+, 2m 4f, Class 1, 13 runners)
  • Winner £56,950 2nd £21,370 3rd £10,700 4th £5,330 5th £2,680 6th £1,340
  • Going: Good to Soft (Good in places; Cross Country: Soft in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 4.90s
  • Off time: 13:30:47

Full Result

13:30 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 Benefficient (IRE) A J Martin 7 11-4 h B J Cooper 20/1
SP 20/1 Led 1st, headed 3 out, soon outpaced in 3rd, ridden and rallied on inside approaching last, regained lead soon after, stayed on well under pressure flat
2nd 6 Dynaste (FR) D Pipe 7 11-4 T Scudamore 11/8f
SP 11/8f Tracked leaders, headway to lead 3 out, hard pressed next, ridden and headed soon after last, kept on same pace flat opened 6/4 £13000-£8000(x5) £6500-£4000(x6) £650-£400(x3) £12000-£8000 £6000-£4000(x5) £3000-£2000 £1500-£1000(x4) £1200-£800 £600-£400(x8)
3rd 1 4 Changing Times (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 7 11-4 t S Twiston-Davies 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up in rear, not fluent 3rd, headway 3 out, ridden after next, stayed on under pressure flat, went 3rd near finish, no impression with front pair
4th nk 8 Module (FR) T R George 6 11-4 t P J Brennan 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leaders, driven 4 out, outpaced in 5th next, left 4th 2 out, ridden and kept on under pressure flat, no impression
5th nk 3 Captain Conan (FR) N J Henderson 6 11-4 B J Geraghty 5/1
SP 5/1 Tracked leaders, pushed along 4 out, headway to challenge after next, ridden 2 out, every chance last, no extra flat, well held in 3rd when dropped to 5th near finish opened 13/2 £30000-£5000 £6000-£1000 £11000-£2000
6th 10 12 Third Intention (IRE) C L Tizzard 6 11-4 t J Tizzard 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division, lost place 4 out, ridden next, plugged on from 2 out, never on terms opened 20/1
7th nk 11 Texas Jack (IRE) N Meade 7 11-4 P Carberry 11/1
SP 11/1 Held up towards rear, headway on outside approaching 3 out, one pace before next, weakened last opened 9/1
8th 15 9 Molotof (FR) N J Henderson 6 11-4 A P McCoy 25/1
SP 25/1 With winner, hit 3rd, mistake and lost place 4 out, ridden after next, weakened from 2 out
9th 10 Sire Collonges (FR) P F Nicholls 7 11-4 D A Jacob 20/1
SP 20/1 Led to 1st, tracked leaders, lost place 11th, behind from 3 out opened 25/1
10th ¾ 13 Argocat (IRE) T J Taaffe 5 11-3 D N Russell 22/1
SP 22/1 Mid-division, chased leaders 4 out to next, weakened from 2 out opened 20/1 £30000-£1000 £20000-£500 £20000-£1000 £10000-£500
11th 1 Aupcharlie (IRE) W P Mullins 7 11-4 A E Lynch 15/2
SP 15/2 Held up towards rear on outside, mistake 10th, behind from 4 out opened 7/1 touched 8/1 £8000-£1000(x3) £7000-£1000(x2)
PU 5 Desert Cry (IRE) D McCain Jnr 7 11-4 J M Maguire 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up towards rear, struggling 10th, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out
F 7 Marito (GER) W P Mullins 7 11-4 R Walsh 12/1
SP 12/1 Mid-division, headway to track leading trio after 3 out, close up in 4th and staying on when fell next opened 14/1 touched 11/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £30.20 Tote Place £6.90 £1.10 £11.50 Straight Forecast £46.24 Exacta £75.50 Trifecta £4,011.90 Swingers 1&2 £9.20, 2&3 £35.50, 1&3 £117.70

Jackpot £117,193.48 carried forward to Cheltenham, 15th Mar
Placepot £371.10, Pool: £879797.8, 1730.63 winning tickets
Quadpot £64.90, Pool: £36020.23, 410.6 winning tickets