13:30 Cheltenham Thu 15 March 2018

  • JLT Novices' Chase (Grade 1) (Registered As The Golden Miller) (Class 1)
  • 2m 3f 198y, Soft (Heavy in places)
  • 9 Runners
  • Winner£85,425.002nd£32,055.003rd£16,050.004th£7,995.005th£4,020.006th£2,010.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:5m 11.3sOff time:13:30:34
1st
10
4/1
T: G ElliottJ: J W Kennedy
Tracked leaders, switched towards outer travelling well approaching 3 out, challenged next, ridden to lead between last 2, clear when edged left flat, in no danger after, stayed on well op 5/1
2nd
7
9
3/1f
T: N J HendersonJ: D A Jacob
With leader, led after 3 out, hard pressed next, ridden and headed between last 2, kept on same pace, no chance with winner in clear 2nd flat tchd 11/4 and 7/2 in places
3rd
5
1
711-4
10/1
T: G L MooreJ: J E Moore
Raced keenly, held up behind until headway to track leaders 5th, driven and effort before 2 out, readily outpaced by front pair soon after, hit last, edged left, ridden and kept on in modest 3rd flat op 9/1 tchd 11/1
4th
2 ½
5
711-4
15/2
T: W P MullinsJ: D J Mullins
Held up in touch in last trio, blundered 9th, driven to chase leaders after 3 out, ridden after next, kept on same pace, disputed modest 3rd briefly after last, no chance with leaders op 9/1 tchd 10/1
5th
¾
3
11/2
T: C L TizzardJ: R M Power
Tracked front pair, disputed lead after 4 out, lost place after next, soon outpaced, ridden between last 2, plugged on to dispute modest 3rd briefly after last, no extra op 13/2 tchd 7/1 in places
6th
6
8
33/1
T: C L TizzardJ: T Scudamore
Held up in touch in last trio, chased leaders 3 out, one pace before next, never on terms, ridden and weakened last
7th
4
2
20/1
T: H WhittingtonJ: Harry Bannister
Made most, ridden and headed after 3 out, weakened between last 2 op 25/1
8th
14
6
911-4
12/1
T: P F NichollsJ: B J Geraghty
Pecked 1st, held up in touch, lost place 7th, in last trio when blundered 10th, mistake 4 out, outpaced and behind from next, weakened 2 out op 11/1

Also Ran

PU
4
9/2
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Held up in touch in last trio, still going well enough when sprawled badly on landing 4 out, not recover and quickly pulled up op 4/1 tchd 7/2

Non-Runners

NR
7
Snow Falcon
911-4
14/1
T: N MeadeJ: S W Flanagan

Betting Breakdown

£4.60£1.50, £1.50, £2.60
£14.50£122.40£16.98£110.44£2.80, £6.90, £5.60

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