14:50 Cheltenham Fri 18 March 2016

  • Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Spa Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 1) (Class 1)
  • 2m 7f 213y, Good
  • 19 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:5m 48.1sOff time:-
1st
18
11/1
T: H FryJ: N D Fehily
Held up towards rear, slightly bumped 8th, headway after 3 out, pushed along after next, switched left before last, carried left, not fluent and led at hurdle, soon hung right, kept on well
2nd
1.25
10
911-5
33/1
T: G ElliottJ: D N Russell
Held up in rear, headway between last 2, 4th and closing last, kept on and went 2nd final 75 yards, held close home
3rd
1.5
8
20/1
T: D PipeJ: T Scudamore
Chased leaders, not fluent 7th, went 2nd when not fluent 9th, challenged 3 out, every chance last, held by front pair and stayed on same pace final 75 yards
4th
1.75
6
4/1
T: B PaulingJ: David Bass
Prominent, led 4th, edged right before last, then edged left, jumped left and headed at hurdle, soon hung left, hampered and stumbled, no extra final 75 yards
5th
11
5
40/1
T: W P MullinsJ: D J Mullins
Held up in rear, headway approaching 6th, chasing leaders 2 out, one pace and no impression last, no extra
6th
7
1
40/1
T: Richard HobsonJ: A P Cawley
Tracked leaders on outside, mistake 3 out, weakened approaching last
7th
6
11
15/2
T: W P MullinsJ: B J Cooper
Mid-division, headway approaching 3 out, chasing leaders 2 out, weakened before last
8th
8
15
20/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Mr M P Fogarty
Held up in rear, hit 7th, headway after 3 out, ridden and no impression after next, weakened before last
9th
3.25
13
40/1
T: Mrs R DobbinJ: Craig Nichol
Chased leaders, weakened after 2 out
10th
hd
3
33/1
T: Miss R CurtisJ: Nico de Boinville
Mid-division on outside, ridden and weakened after 3 out
11th
10
20
66/1
T: C L TizzardJ: Aidan Coleman
Took keen hold, mid-division, lost place before 3 out, soon behind

Also Ran

T: C E LongsdonJ: B S Hughes
Prominent, lost place approaching 3 out, soon behind, tailed off when pulled up before last
UR
4
28/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Mr P W Mullins
Held up in rear, mistake 3rd, hampered 8th, headway approaching 2 out, soon hard ridden, disputing 6 lengths 5th and keeping on when mistake and unseated rider last
F
7
10/1
T: W P MullinsJ: B J Geraghty
Held up in mid-division, fell 8th,
PU
9
66/1
T: Miss R CurtisJ: J J Burke
Tracked leaders, mistake 3rd, lost place before 8th, tailed off when pulled up after 3 out
PU
12
100/1
T: G R I SmylyJ: Tom Cannon
Mid-division, lost place when not fluent 6th, behind 9th, tailed off when pulled up after 3 out
UR
14
5/1
T: W P MullinsJ: R Walsh
Held up in mid-division, went wrong and unseated rider before 5th
PU
16
7/2
T: N P MulhollandJ: R Johnson
Held up in mid-division, headway after 3 out, weakened after next, eased and pulled up before last
PU
19
12/1
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Took keen hold, led, hit 3rd, headed 4th, stayed prominent until lost place 3 out, soon weakened, tailed off when pulled up before last

Non-Runners

NR
17
Solstice Star
911-5
50/1
T: M KeighleyJ: Killian Moore

Betting Breakdown

£334.44£7,004.24

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