14:45 Cheltenham Sun 1 January 2012

  • sportinglife.com Handicap Hurdle (Class 2)
  • 3m, Good to Soft, Good in places
  • 8 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
5
11/1
T: Miss V WilliamsJ: Aidan Coleman
Held up behind leaders, closed 8th, went 2nd approaching 3 out, driven into lead before last, soon headed, led narrowly after last, pressed all the way to the finish, held on
2nd
hd
6
8/1
T: N A Twiston-DaviesJ: Sam Twiston-Davies
Prominent, went 2nd 6th, led approaching 3 out, driven and headed before last, soon led again, headed soon after last, kept up strong challenge, just held
3rd
4.5
1
9/2
T: P F NichollsJ: R Mahon
Held up behind leaders, not fluent 7th, cajoled along from 9th, went 3rd after 2 out, stayed on, no impression on front pair
4th
8
7
9/1
T: J S GoldieJ: Timmy Murphy
Led, hit 1st, headed approaching 3 out, lost place before 2 out, went 4th when jumped left last, well held by leaders
5th
3.5
9
28/1
T: N A Twiston-DaviesJ: Brendan Powell
Held up behind leaders, well there after 3 out, outpaced and no impression after next
6th
20
10
50/1
T: H J EvansJ: James Best
Pressed leader until 6th, lost place 8th, behind 3 out
7th
nk
3
10/1
T: A KingJ: Wayne Hutchinson
Held up in rear, not fluent 2nd, headway 3 out, ridden and outpaced after 2 out, well held before last

Also Ran

UR
4
4/5
T: P F NichollsJ: R Walsh
Held up towards rear, took keen hold early, stepped at 6th, landed awkwardly and unseated rider

Non-Runners

NR
2
Get Me Out Of Here (IRE)
11-3
T: Jonjo O'NeillJ: A P McCoy
NR
8
No Secrets (IRE)
10-0
T: W GreatrexJ: Non Runner

Betting Breakdown

£95.12£459.89

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