Vincent O'Brien County Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3) 2m 1f

  • (5yo+, 2m 1f, Class 1, 28 runners)
  • Winner £45,560 2nd £17,096 3rd £8,560 4th £4,264 5th £2,144 6th £1,072
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 58.50s
  • Off time: 14:08:47

Full Result

14:05 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 11 Lac Fontana (FR) P F Nicholls 5 10-11 D A Jacob 11/1
SP 11/1 In touch, driven 2 out, headway between last 2, in touch last, soon ridden, stayed on well to lead towards finish opened 12/1 £12000-£1000
2nd ½ 7 Arctic Fire (GER) W P Mullins 5 10-13 h D J Casey 7/1
SP 7/1 Towards rear, headway 2 out, soon chased leaders, challenged last, ridden to lead flat, kept on until headed and no extra towards finish opened 15/2 £16000-£2000 £5000-£600(x6) £2500-£300(x5) £5000-£550(x2) £3400-£400
3rd 1 8 Montbazon (FR) A King 7 10-12 R Thornton 20/1
SP 20/1 Mid-division, steady headway 2 out, ridden to challenge between last 2, led last, headed flat, kept on same pace
4th 1 Diakali (FR) W P Mullins 5 11-12 h D E Mullins 25/1
SP 25/1 Towards rear, headway 2 out, chased leaders when not much room before last, ridden and kept on flat, no impression opened 33/1
5th 2 Flaxen Flare (IRE) G Elliott 5 11-7 b D J Condon 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leaders, ridden to challenge before last, lost place and no extra flat
6th ½ 10 Minella Foru (IRE) E P Harty 5 10-11 A P McCoy 12/1
SP 12/1 Mid-division on inside, headway 2 out, ridden and tried to challenge before last, no extra flat £60000-£5000
7th 12 Deep Trouble (IRE) B I Case 7 10-10 h L Aspell 33/1
SP 33/1 Behind, mistake 2nd, headway 2 out, kept on approaching last, never reached leaders
8th hd 9 Lyvius N J Henderson 6 10-11 b1 B J Geraghty 20/1
SP 20/1 Jumped big 1st, mid-division on outside, headway after 3 out, in touch on wide outside next, effort approaching last, soon no impression £10000-£500
9th ¾ 28 Alaivan (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 8 10-4 p1 Maurice Linehan (5) 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, tracked leaders, driven after 2 out, soon ridden and one pace, no impression when not fluent last opened 12/1
10th nk 21 Barizan (IRE) D McCain Jnr 8 10-8 bt S Twiston-Davies 50/1
SP 50/1 With leaders, ridden 2 out, weakened before last
11th 15 Cash And Go (IRE) N J Henderson 7 10-10 Peter Carberry (3) 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division, outpaced after 3 out, never on terms opened 33/1
12th s.h 13 Rainbow Peak (IRE) J P Ferguson 8 10-10 D F O'Regan 25/1
SP 25/1 Prominent, disputed lead 3 out, led narrowly between last 2, headed last, soon weakened
13th 14 Thomas Edison (IRE) A J Martin 7 10-10 ht M P Walsh 20/1
SP 20/1 Mid-division, headway 2 out, driven to chase leaders between last 2, one pace when mistake last, soon weakened opened 18/1
14th 4 17 Dunraven Storm (IRE) P J Hobbs 9 10-9 T J O'Brien 33/1
SP 33/1 Towards rear of mid-division, outpaced 2 out, never on terms
15th nk 23 Morning Royalty (IRE) James Moffatt 7 10-7 P J Brennan 66/1
SP 66/1 Always behind
16th 1 22 Jumps Road C L Tizzard 7 10-8 p1 Brendan Powell 66/1
SP 66/1 In touch, ridden and lost place after 2 out, soon weakened
17th 5 19 Makari N J Henderson 7 10-8 D Bass 33/1
SP 33/1 Always towards rear
18th ½ 27 Anay Turge (FR) N J Hawke 9 10-5 pt T Scudamore 33/1
SP 33/1 Always towards rear
19th 16 Strongpoint (IRE) S R B Crawford 10 10-9 h P Buchanan 33/1
SP 33/1 Prominent on outside, lost place 2 out, soon weakened opened 40/1
20th 14 26 Lough Kent N J Henderson 5 10-5 Nico de Boinville (5) 50/1
SP 50/1 In touch, lost place after 3 out, weakened next opened 66/1
21st nk 24 Tzora M Hill 9 10-7 Hadden Frost 33/1
SP 33/1 Mid-division, chased leaders briefly 2 out, weakened before last
22nd 7 5 Upazo (FR) W P Mullins 6 11-0 P Townend 33/1
SP 33/1 Behind, some headway 2 out, soon weakened
23rd 25 Citizenship Miss V Williams 8 10-5 Aidan Coleman 66/1
SP 66/1 Mid-division, outpaced 2 out, soon weakened
24th 1 6 Never Enough Time (IRE) T Foley 6 10-13 G N Fox (7) 9/1
SP 9/1 In touch on outside, ridden and lost place 2 out, soon weakened opened 12/1 £10000-£800 £11000-£1000
25th 20 Master Of The Game (IRE) N J Henderson 8 10-8 ht A Tinkler 33/1
SP 33/1 Led after 2nd, headed after 3 out, soon lost place, weakened next
PU 18 Cheltenian (FR) P J Hobbs 8 10-9 R Johnson 5/1f
SP 5/1f Raced keenly, led to after 1st, remained prominent, led again narrowly after 3 out, headed between last 2, lost place when pulled up before last opened 6/1 £21000-£3000 £12000-£2000(x2)
PU 3 Cinders And Ashes D McCain Jnr 7 11-7 N Fehily 28/1
SP 28/1 Towards rear, mistake 2nd, weakened 3 out, tailed off next, soon pulled up opened 33/1 touched 25/1
PU 4 Runswick Royal (IRE) Mrs A Hamilton 5 11-1 B Hughes 33/1
SP 33/1 Chased leaders to 3 out, soon weakened, tailed off, pulled up before last opened 40/1 £10000-£300

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £12.40 Tote Place £3.30 £2.50 £5.40 £7.20 Straight Forecast £66.26 Exacta £109.40 Trifecta £3,468.70 Swingers 1&2 £21.00, 2&3 £74.00, 1&3 £89.40

Jackpot £445,723.22 carried forward to Uttoxeter, 15th Mar
Placepot £44,616.30, Pool: £1295966.1, 21.2 winning tickets
Quadpot £2,700.20, Pool: £62580.81, 17.15 winning tickets