Bruton Knowles 150th Anniversary Novices' Chase 3m 110y

  • (5yo+, 3m 110y, Class 2, 8 runners)
  • Winner £10,635 2nd £3,142 3rd £1,571 4th £785 5th £393 6th £197
  • Going: Good to Soft, Good in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 13.30s
  • Off time: 15:55:12

Full Result

15:55 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Sire Collonges (FR) P F Nicholls 6 11-5 R Walsh 4/1
SP 4/1 Made virtually all, 4 lengths clear when awkward landing 2 out and rider unbalanced briefly, gathered up and stayed on well opened 7/2 £1600-£400(x2)
2nd 2 2 Sea Of Thunder (IRE) C Byrnes 7 11-5 D N Russell 11/8f
SP 11/8f Held up, not fluent 12th, headway 4 out, chased winner next, 4 lengths down and driven 2 out, stayed on, no impression opened 6/4 £1300-£800(x2) £568-£350 £3000-£2000 £1500-£1000 £1200-£800 £600-£400(x2) £450-£300 £2250-£1500
3rd 34 6 Ackertac (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 7 11-0 p P J Brennan 14/1
SP 14/1 Pressed winner, led 13th, headed next, weakened after 3 out, left modest 3rd 2 out opened 16/1
4th 99 1 Beggar's Velvet (IRE) F M O'Brien 6 11-8 Timmy Murphy 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in rear, jumped slowly 5th, hit 9th, ridden 13th, weakened next, left poor 4th 2 out, tailed off opened 33/1
PU 7 Benheir (IRE) Miss R Curtis 6 11-0 A P McCoy 11/2
SP 11/2 Held up in touch towards rear, headway approaching 5th, not fluent 12th, hit 14th, ridden next, weakened after 4 out, pulled up before next opened 7/1 £2100-£300
PU 5 Epee Celeste (FR) M C Chapman 6 11-1 Paul Moloney 80/1
SP 80/1 Tracked leaders on outside, lost place before 5th, behind from 7th, pulled up after opened 66/1
PU 8 White Star Line (IRE) D T Hughes 8 11-0 B J Cooper 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up, not fluent 5th, 5 lengths off leader when blundered badly 4 out, no impression after, soon pulled up opened 11/2
F 4 Tour Des Champs (FR) N A Twiston-Davies 5 11-5 S Twiston-Davies 7/1
SP 7/1 Prominent, hit 1st and 11th, not fluent 12th, chased winner after 15th until hit 3 out, 3rd and weakening when fell 2 out opened 8/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.60 Tote Place £1.80 £1.20 £3.10 Straight Forecast £10.22 Exacta £11.20 Trifecta £61.60 Swingers 1&2 £2.40, 2&3 £5.00, 1&3 £8.70

Jackpot £9,618.86 carried forward to Cheltenham, 20th Oct
Placepot £58.60, Pool: £170437.92, 2122.42 winning tickets
Quadpot £20.20, Pool: £10037.19, 366.23 winning tickets