15:30 Cheltenham Tue 12 March 2019

  • Unibet Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy (Grade 1) (Class 1)
  • 2m 87y, Soft
  • 10 Runners
  • Winner£253,215.002nd£95,400.003rd£47,745.004th£23,850.005th£11,970.006th£5,985.007th£2,970.008th£1,530.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:3m 59.07sOff time:15:30:39
1st
3
16/1
T: G P CromwellJ: M P Walsh
Held up in mid-division, closed 4 out, 3rd before 3 out, led 2 out, allowed to drift right when drawing clear before last, stayed on strongly, impressive
2nd
15
5
711-10
20/1
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Led until 2 out, no impression on winner before not fluent last, edged right flat, being closed on by 3rd close home op 16/1
3rd
nk
7
80/1
T: Evan WilliamsJ: Adam Wedge
Held up in rear, jumped right at times, closed after mistake 4 out, went 3rd last, no chance with winner, kept on under pressure and closing on 2nd close home op 66/1
4th
1 ½
9
611-3
5/2
T: W P MullinsJ: Ruby Walsh
Tracked leaders, went 2nd 4 out, hit next, ridden after 2 out, dropped to 4th last, stayed on same pace tchd 4/1
5th
7
10
33/1
T: N J HendersonJ: D N Russell
Held up towards rear, went 5th 3 out, shaken up after 2 out, never on terms and well held before last
6th
6
8
7/4f
T: G ElliottJ: J W Kennedy
With leader, hit 2nd, lost 2nd 4 out, well beaten before 3 out op 85/40 tchd 9/4
7th
45
4
50/1
T: B PaulingJ: David Bass
Mid-division on inside, ridden and weakened before 3 out, tailed off

Also Ran

PU
1
33/1
T: N J HendersonJ: Nico de Boinville
Held up in rear, not fluent 4th, slightly hampered 4 out, soon ridden and beaten, weakened before next, pulled up before 2 out
F
2
11/4
T: N J HendersonJ: B J Geraghty
Held up in touch in 4th, fell 3rd tchd 3/1
BD
6
611-10
20/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Mr P W Mullins
Held up in mid-division, brought down 3rd

Betting Breakdown

£22.30£3.30, £2.80, £7.30
£277.60£17,569.50£251.60£22,067.60£48.80, £103.70, £156.70

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