Weatherbys Cheltenham Festival Betting Guide Novices' Hurdle 2m 6f 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 6f 110y, Class 4, 6 runners)
  • Winner £2,277 2nd £668 3rd £334 4th £167
  • Going: Heavy
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 2.00s
  • Off time: 15:20:40

Full Result

15:20 Hereford
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 6 Simply Wings (IRE) R Lee 7 11-4 R Thornton 13/8f
SP 13/8f Held up, closer order from 3rd, 3rd before 6th, went 2nd 2 out, led before and went badly right last, driven and stayed on dourly flat opened 15/8
2nd 1 Listenlook (FR) N A Twiston-Davies 5 11-11 P J Brennan 7/4
SP 7/4 Chased leader, challenged from 5th, led 3 out, blundered badly 2 out, headed when bumped and pushed right last, kept on but always held opened 2/1 £900-£400
3rd 25 3 Cocacobana (IRE) G McPherson 6 11-4 J Mogford 16/1
SP 16/1 Took keen hold, held up behind leaders, hit 1st, not fluent 4th, poor 4th when hit 2 out, went poor 3rd towards finish, tailed off opened 20/1
4th 2 Old Wigmore (IRE) Miss R Curtis 6 11-11 A P McCoy 11/4
SP 11/4 Led at very steady pace, ridden and headed 3 out, lost 2nd 2 out, weakened and no chance with leading duo soon after, lost poor 3rd towards finish, tailed off opened 15/8 £900-£400
PU 7 Lady Exe C J Down 6 10-11 pt Danny Burton (7) 100/1
SP 100/1 Took keen hold, chased leading trio until mistake and rider lost iron briefly 2nd and dropped to rear soon after, ridden and struggling before 6th, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out
PU 4 Midnight Charmer Mrs E Baker 5 11-4 Nick Scholfield 200/1
SP 200/1 Chased leading pair, lost place 5th, hit next, soon behind, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out opened 150/1
NR 5 Rich Live (FR) Lady Connell 6 11-4 Alex Merriam (3)

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.40 Tote Place £1.90 £2.40 Straight Forecast £4.62 Exacta £4.90 Swingers 1&2 £1.30, 2&3 £2.50, 1&3 £2.20

Placepot £282.20, Pool: £71449.21, 184.77 winning tickets
Quadpot £137.20, Pool: £3876.5, 20.9 winning tickets