15:30 Cheltenham Thu 16 March 2017

  • Sun Bets Stayers' Hurdle (Grade 1) (Class 1)
  • 2m 7f 213y, Good (Good to Soft in places)
  • 12 Runners
  • Winner£171,540.002nd£65,010.003rd£32,280.004th£14,760.005th£7,410.006th£4,440.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:5m 49.6sOff time:15:31:02
1st
8
10/1
T: W P MullinsJ: R Walsh
Held up towards rear, headway between last 2, switched right before pressing for close 2nd last, led flat, stayed on strongly op 11/1
2nd
¾
7
33/1
T: N B KingJ: T E Whelan
Mostly close 3rd, went 2nd at the 9th, led between last 2, went left and being pressed last, headed flat, stayed on, edged right inside final 75 yards, held close home
3rd
3 ½
12
5/6f
T: H FryJ: N D Fehily
Mid-division, headway 7th, close 3rd 2 out, ridden and every chance last, drifted right flat, no extra towards finish op Evens opened early 6/4 in places
4th
3 ½
4
9/1
T: W GreatrexJ: G Sheehan
Led, niggled along after 9th, headed between last 2, 4th and beaten when jumped left last, stayed on same pace tchd 17/2
5th
12
10
16/1
T: N MeadeJ: S W Flanagan
Mid-division, mistake 9th, headway approaching 2 out, chasing leaders on home bend, weakened before last
6th
4
3
33/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Ms K Walsh
Held up in rear, hit 6th and 7th, headway when not fluent 2 out, not able to get on terms, weakened before last
7th
3 ¾
16
1111-10
25/1
T: P F NichollsJ: H Cobden
Held up towards rear, closed 8th, not fluent 3 out, soon pushed along briefly, effort 2 out, weakened off home bend, 7th and well held when hit last op 28/1
8th
3 ¾
6
1011-10
15/2
T: Mrs J HarringtonJ: R M Power
Held up in rear, headway 2 out, tracking leaders in 5th on home bend, soon weakened tchd 7/1 tchd 8/1 in places
9th
2 ¼
1
711-10
66/1
T: Nick WilliamsJ: Lizzie Kelly
Not always fluent and sometimes jumped slowly, chased leaders, lost place after 6th, mistake 8th, struggling before 3 out, well behind 2 out op 50/1

Also Ran

PU
2
14/1
T: N A Twiston-DaviesJ: Sam Twiston-Davies
Mostly tracked leader, hit 6th, not fluent and lost 2nd 9th, not fluent 3 out, ridden and lost place before next, well behind when pulled up before last op 12/1
PU
9
16/1
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Mid-division, ridden after 2 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last op 14/1
PU
14
28/1
T: C L TizzardJ: T Scudamore
Chased leaders, hit 2 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last op 25/1 tchd 33/1

Non-Runners

NR
5
Dedigout
1211-10
66/1
T: G ElliottJ: B J Cooper
NR
11
The New One
1011-10
14/1
T: N A Twiston-DaviesJ: Non Runner
NR
13
Un Temps Pour Tout
911-10
33/1
T: D PipeJ: Non Runner
NR
15
Yanworth
811-10
10/1
T: A KingJ: Non Runner

Betting Breakdown

£10.80£2.60, £5.30, £1.40
£289.60£1,063.20£291.34£567.95£38.50, £2.90, £10.10

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