14:10 Cheltenham Tue 15 March 2016

  • Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Chase (Novices' Grade 1) (Class 1)
  • 1m 7f 199y, Good to Soft (Soft in places)
  • 7 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:3m 48.7sOff time:-
1st
3
811-4
1/4
T: W P MullinsJ: R Walsh
Prominent, led 3rd, clear when reached at last and mistake, stayed on well, comfortably
2nd
7
5
9/1
T: H de BromheadJ: J J Burke
Led until 3rd, tracked winner until before 3 out, unable to quicken when hampered and left 2nd 2 out, no impression, stayed on
3rd
3.75
4
33/1
T: N P MulhollandJ: R Johnson
Tracked leaders, outpaced in 4th and beaten when slightly hampered 2 out, stayed on to take 3rd final 75 yards, no chance with winner
4th
2.25
6
14/1
T: G ElliottJ: B J Cooper
Held up in last trio, pecked 2nd, headway 3 out, left 3rd when bumped 2 out, mistake last, weakened and dropped to 4th inside final 100 yards
5th
1
1
811-4
66/1
T: Miss V WilliamsJ: Aidan Coleman
In rear, mistake 1st, jumped slowly 3rd and pushed along briefly, mistake when in still in touch 3 out, soon outpaced, no impression after

Also Ran

F
2
40/1
T: N P MulhollandJ: N D Fehily
Held up in last trio, took keen hold, pecked 6th, headway on outside to track leaders 3 out, outpaced before home bend, no impression when fell 2 out
UR
7
8/1
T: N J HendersonJ: Nico de Boinville
Tracked leaders, not fluent 6th, went 2nd approaching 3 out, ridden and 1 1/2 lengths off winner when blundered and unseated rider 2 out

Betting Breakdown

£3.67

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