14:10 Cheltenham Wed 14 March 2018

  • RSA Insurance Novices' Chase (Grade 1)
  • 3m 80y, Soft (Heavy in places)
  • 10 Runners
  • Winner£99,662.002nd£37,398.003rd£18,725.004th£9,328.005th£4,690.006th£2,345.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:6m 32.0sOff time:14:11:15
1st
10
5/2f
T: P G KellyJ: D N Russell
Held up in rear, headway from 4 out, went 2nd going well after 3 out, led before next, clear from last, stayed on well tchd 11/4
2nd
7
9
711-4
10/3
T: H De BromheadJ: N D Fehily
Tracked leaders, raced keenly, went 2nd after 7th, led 3 out, headed when mistake 2 out, no impression on winner last, kept on and well clear of rest op 7/2 tchd 10/3
3rd
7
7
9/1
T: C L TizzardJ: H Cobden
Led, dived at 1st, headed after 2nd, tracked leader until after 7th, ridden after 4 out, still in touch on outside 3 out, soon outpaced, went 3rd but no impression flat
4th
1 ½
3
9/1
T: N A Twiston-DaviesJ: Sam Twiston-Davies
Chased leaders, outpaced after 3 out, not fluent last, switched right and stayed on flat, went 4th towards finish op 12/1 tchd 9/1
5th
1 ¾
4
5/1
T: P F NichollsJ: Bryony Frost
Jumped low and hit the top of several fences, pressed leader, led after 2nd, mistake 3rd, headed 3 out, soon outpaced and beaten, left modest 3rd last, no extra and dropped to 5th flat op 13/2 tchd 5/1

Also Ran

F
1
8/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Ruby Walsh
Held up in mid-division on inside, closing 5th when mistake 4 out, ridden after 3 out, 4 lengths 3rd and looking beaten when jumped right and fell 2 out
PU
2
50/1
T: Richard HobsonJ: J J Burke
Not that fluent, held up in mid-division, dropped into rear after 6th, mistake 14th and 15th, struggling after, well beaten 3 out, pulled up before 2 out tchd 66/1
N/A
N/A
N/A
711-4
N/A
F
5
33/1
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Held up in mid-division, lost place approaching 11th, never back in contention, well beaten 7th after 3 out, fell last op 20/1 tchd 33/1
N/A
PU
6
12/1
T: G ElliottJ: J W Kennedy
Mid-division, outpaced after 4 out, well beaten 3 out, pulled up before 2 out op 8/1 tchd 12/1
N/A
911-4
PU
8
100/1
T: Miss E C LavelleJ: L P Aspell
In rear, several slow jumps, struggling 14th, well behind next, pulled up after clambering over 4 out
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
10
711-4
N/A
11
N/A
20
N/A
911-4
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
15
N/A
21
N/A
N/A
N/A
16
N/A
17
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
811-4
N/A
N/A
N/A
18
N/A
19
N/A
22
N/A
N/A

Betting Breakdown

£3.00£1.40, £1.50, £2.20
£10.80£88.60£10.85£61.52£1.70, £4.90, £5.10

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