Timeform Novices' Handicap Chase 2m 5f

  • (5yo+, 2m 5f, Class 2, 11 runners)
  • Winner £15,640 2nd £4,620 3rd £2,310 4th £1,155 5th £578 6th £290
  • Going: Heavy, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 37.10s
  • Off time: 13:15:14

Full Result

13:15 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 4 Indian Castle (IRE) D McCain Jnr 6 11-3 J M Maguire 14/1
SP 14/1 In touch main group, close up 7th, went 2nd 2 out, led last, ridden flat, held on under pressure towards finish opened 16/1
2nd 1 Annacotty (IRE) M Keighley 6 11-12 b Ian Popham 8/1
SP 8/1 Disputed lead and clear of rest until led 4th, ridden and hard pressed 2 out, headed last, rallied flat, held towards finish
3rd 9 Renard D'irlande (FR) Miss V Williams 9 10-9 Aidan Coleman 6/1
SP 6/1 Tracked clear pair, close up 7th, effort 2 out, soon ridden and one pace, no impression with front pair flat
4th 4 5 Ohio Gold (IRE) C L Tizzard 8 11-0 t J Tizzard 9/2
SP 9/2 In touch main group, close up 7th, ridden and effort approaching 2 out, kept on same pace, no impression in 4th flat opened 5/1
5th 13 10 Samingarry (FR) N J Hawke 7 10-8 A P McCoy 6/1
SP 6/1 Mid-division, chased leaders under pressure after 14th, soon ridden, kept on same pace, never on terms opened 5/1 £2750-£500
6th 12 2 Dark Lover (GER) P F Nicholls 9 11-10 D A Jacob 8/1
SP 8/1 Mid-division, mistake 8th, outpaced when hampered by loose horse 14th, no chance with leaders
7th 2 7 Tempest River (IRE) B I Case 8 10-12 W Hutchinson 25/1
SP 25/1 Always towards rear, outpaced 14th, no chance with leaders
8th 15 3 Shanpallas (IRE) C Byrnes 6 11-5 R J Jones (3) 28/1
SP 28/1 Behind and mistakes, hampered 4th, struggling 11th, never dangerous opened 33/1
9th 11 11 Super Villan M Bradstock 9 10-0 b J E Moore 14/1
SP 14/1 Led narrowly and clear with one other, headed 4th, tracked leader, lost place 13th, ridden after next, weakened before 2 out opened 16/1
PU 6 The Italian Yob (IRE) Nick Williams 6 11-0 R Johnson 4/1f
SP 4/1f Mid-divisison, blundered 6th, lost place 11th, behind when pulled up after next
F 8 Timesawastin (IRE) Evan Williams 8 10-11 Paul Moloney 12/1
SP 12/1 Mid-division, fell 4th

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £14.10 Tote Place £3.50 £3.00 £2.20 Straight Forecast £121.25 Exacta £167.70 Trifecta £2,015.70 Swingers 1&2 £8.10, 2&3 £11.40, 1&3 £22.70

Jackpot £28,895.72 carried forward to Leopardstown, 26th Jan
Placepot £727.90, Pool: £261034.02, 261.77 winning tickets
Quadpot £71.10, Pool: £16896.31, 175.73 winning tickets