Cheltenham 18th March 2016

Going: Good
13:30 JCB Triumph Hurdle (Grade 1)
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2m 179y(Class 1)4yo+
611101FFrodon711-0T: P F NichollsJ: S Bowen
10106-114Sceau Royal711-0T: A KingJ: D A Jacob
12140-4U1Who Dares Wins711-0T: A KingJ: R Johnson
Forecast
Ivanovich Gorbatov (9/2), Footpad (5/1), Zubayr (11/2), Sceau Royal (8/1), Who Dares Wins (10/1), Let's Dance (11/1), Apple's Jade (12/1), Clan Des Obeaux (12/1), Connetable (14/1), Leoncavallo (18/1), Frodon (20/1), Tommy Silver (25/1), Gibralfaro (25/1), Consul De Thaix (33/1), Big McIntosh (150/1)
14:10 Vincent O'Brien County Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3)
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2m 179y(Class 1)5yo+
3P22F10-Dicosimo811-10T: W P MullinsJ: Ruby Walsh
10404-01FSome Plan1111-5T: P F NichollsJ: H Cobden
13320/59-3Hawk High911-3T: T D EasterbyJ: B S Hughes
14815/115-Ivan Grozny911-3T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
151P30-15Sternrubin811-2T: P J HobbsJ: T J O'Brien
16F/253-13Starchitect811-1T: D PipeJ: T Scudamore
234-86509Wait For Me910-13T: P J HobbsJ: R Johnson
2644/0U3P-Montbazon1210-12T: A KingJ: Wayne Hutchinson
Forecast
Wait For Me (7/1), Great Field (7/1), Superb Story (8/1), Blue Hell (8/1), Starchitect (10/1), Some Plan (12/1), John Constable (14/1), Modus (14/1), Dicosimo (16/1), All Yours (16/1), Henry Higgins (20/1), Cardinal Walter (IRE) (22/1), Hawk High (25/1), Montbazon (25/1), Mad Jack Mytton (28/1), Sternrubin (33/1), Draco (33/1), Devilment (33/1), Fethard Player (33/1), Cheltenian (FR) (40/1), Bentelimar (40/1), Ivan Grozny (40/1), Francis Of Assisi (40/1), Kayf Blanco (50/1), Sizing Tennessee (66/1), Zamdy Man (66/1)
14:50 Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Spa Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 1)
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2m 7f 213y(Class 1)4yo+
11117P-52Gangster911-5T: W P MullinsJ: B J Cooper
Forecast
Shantou Village (7/2), Barters Hill (4/1), Long Dog (5/1), Gangster (15/2), Bleu Et Rouge (10/1), Unowhatimeanharry (11/1), Up For Review (12/1), Open Eagle (20/1), Champers On Ice (20/1), Bachasson (28/1), Fagan (33/1), Aurillac (33/1), Allysson Monterg (40/1), Jonniesofa (40/1), Balko Des Flos (40/1), Solstice Star (50/1), West Approach (66/1), Definite Outcome (66/1), Hit The Highway (100/1), Atlantic Gold (IRE) (100/1)
15:30 Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase (Grade 1)
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3m 2f 70y(Class 1)5yo+
21F1-431Cue Card1311-10T: C L TizzardJ: P J Brennan
323-2134Djakadam1011-10T: W P MullinsJ: Ruby Walsh
51132-3PDon Poli1011-10T: W P MullinsJ: D N Russell
1016-4738Smad Place1211-10T: A KingJ: Wayne Hutchinson
Forecast
Don Cossack (GER) (9/4), Cue Card (5/2), Djakadam (9/2), Don Poli (9/2), Smad Place (10/1), Road To Riches (12/1), Carlingford Lough (25/1), O'Faolains Boy (40/1), On His Own (50/1), Irish Cavalier (66/1)
16:10 St. James's Place Foxhunter Chase Challenge Cup
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3m 2f 70y(Class 2)5yo+
160P/418U-Mr Mercurial1112-0T: Mrs S CrowJ: Mr P Gerety
Forecast
On The Fringe (13/8), Paint The Clouds (9/2), It Came To Pass (9/1), Aupcharlie (9/1), Mendip Express (12/1), Marito (GER) (14/1), Current Event (14/1), Mr Mercurial (25/1), Dark Lover (GER) (25/1), Pacha Du Polder (28/1), Twirling Magnet (33/1), Chapoturgeon (FR) (33/1), Need To Know (40/1), Alskamatic (66/1), Impact Area (66/1), Major Malarkey (IRE) (66/1), Camden (IRE) (66/1), Cave Hunter (66/1), Current Exchange (66/1), Pena Dorada (100/1), Temple Grandin (100/1), Indiana Bay (IRE) (125/1), Richmond (150/1), Brackloon High (150/1)
16:50 Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys' Handicap Hurdle
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2m 4f 56y(Class 2)4yo+
417P71-7Zulu Oscar1011-8T: H FryJ: L A McKenna
102020-34Qualando811-7T: P F NichollsJ: H Cobden
Forecast
Squouateur (9/4), Flying Angel (8/1), Jetstream Jack (9/1), Qualando (10/1), Childrens List (10/1), Ibis Du Rheu (14/1), Westend Star (IRE) (16/1), Mr Mix (16/1), Laurium (20/1), Montdragon (FR) (20/1), Zulu Oscar (22/1), Work In Progress (25/1), Label Des Obeaux (25/1), Nabucco (28/1), Whiteout (33/1), Matorico (33/1), Goodwood Mirage (33/1), Urano (33/1), Sky Khan (50/1), Bivouac (50/1), Tully East (50/1), Buiseness Sivola (50/1), Roadie Joe (66/1), Handiwork (100/1)
17:30 Johnny Henderson Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup (Grade 3 Handicap)
Full racecard
2m 62y(Class 1)5yo+
241-47F3Savello1311-10T: D SkeltonJ: Bridget Andrews
5F5-410UCroco Bay1211-7T: B I CaseJ: Kielan Woods
10P62420Bold Henry1311-4T: P J HobbsJ: R Johnson
18876723-Workbench1111-0T: D SkeltonJ: Harry Skelton
24122-945Dandridge1010-11T: A L T MooreJ: D N Russell
Forecast
Rock The World (9/2), Next Sensation (8/1), Dandridge (8/1), Velvet Maker (8/1), Eastlake (12/1), Lough Kent (12/1), The Saint James (FR) (14/1), Chris Pea Green (16/1), Bright New Dawn (16/1), Sizing Codelco (16/1), Arthur's Oak (20/1), Croco Bay (20/1), Savello (25/1), Raven's Tower (25/1), Solar Impulse (28/1), Red Spinner (33/1), Germany Calling (33/1), Workbench (33/1), Pearls Legend (33/1), Dresden (33/1), Bold Henry (40/1), Gardefort (40/1), Dunraven Storm (50/1), Surf And Turf (100/1)

Next Race Off

16:20 Vincennes
10
(0)
Falco Sacha
J: Leo Abrivard
11
(0)
Flash De Celland
J: G Gelormini
7
(0)
Fatsby De Guez
J: N Bazire
9
(0)
Fred Du Gueret
J: D Bonne
3
(0)
Forto Deo
J: Arnaud Desmottes
5
(0)
For Ever Mix
J: D Thomain
8
(0)
Fakir Stardust
J: A Barrier
1
(0)
Formidable Voyage
J: S Dieudonne
15
(0)
Fox Papa Tango
J: M Mottier
4
(0)
Figaro Vici
J: F Lagadeuc
14
(0)
Felicio Du Joamax
J: B Goop
2
(0)
Falmaco Des Angles
J: P Vercruysse
12
(0)
Frimeur Du Start
J: A Prat
6
(0)
Finger De Rodrey
J: A Garandeau

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