14:10 Cheltenham Wed 13 March 2019

  • RSA Insurance Novices' Chase (Grade 1) (Class 1)
  • 3m 80y, Soft (Good to Soft in places)
  • 12 Runners
  • Winner£98,472.002nd£37,100.003rd£18,568.004th£9,275.005th£4,655.006th£2,328.007th£1,155.008th£595.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:6m 17.26sOff time:14:11:31
1st
10
4/1
T: P F NichollsJ: H Cobden
In touch in mid-division, headway from 4 out, challenged last, soon led, driven and edged right flat, holding 2nd towards finish, stayed on well op 7/2
2nd
½
8
711-4
3/1
T: N J HendersonJ: Nico de Boinville
Tracked leaders, stumbled just after 4 out, challenged 3 out, led after next, headed soon after last, stayed on, held towards finish tchd 11/4
3rd
1 ¾
2
15/8f
T: G ElliottJ: D N Russell
Mostly in touch in mid-division until closed 13th, led 3 out, headed after 2 out, slightly checked after last, switched right, 3rd and held after, kept on op 9/4
4th
16
4
20/1
T: C L TizzardJ: R M Power
Held up towards rear, slow 2nd, headway before 3 out, soon ridden, no impression on leaders from 2 out tchd 16/1
5th
½
5
711-4
20/1
T: J P O'BrienJ: Rachael Blackmore
Held up in rear on inside, headway 3 out, every chance home turn, beaten from 2 out, no extra
6th
2
3
20/1
T: Miss R CurtisJ: Sean Bowen
Tracked leaders, lost place after 2nd, headway 12th, not fluent 14th, ridden and not able to go with leaders before 2 out, no extra
7th
6
1
66/1
T: N A Twiston-DaviesJ: M D Grant
Held up towards rear, mistake 7th, pushed along after 4 out, effort to chase leaders next, outpaced home turn, 6th and no impression when mistake 2 out, weakened after, mistake last op 50/1
8th
1
6
33/1
T: Stuart EdmundsJ: T J O'Brien
Tracked leaders on inside, lost place 14th, last 4 out, well behind next op 28/1

Also Ran

PU
7
14/1
T: N J HendersonJ: N D Fehily
Towards rear, struggling in last 7th, behind 9th, pulled up before 13th op 11/1
PU
9
16/1
T: T R GeorgeJ: P J Brennan
Led until 4th, stayed handy, slow 5th, lost place before 3 out, soon behind, pulled up before 2 out
F
11
33/1
T: P A KirbyJ: Sean Quinlan
Prominent until fell 6th
PU
12
100/1
T: C L TizzardJ: R Johnson
Slowly away, behind until closed 3rd, led next, headed 3 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last op 66/1

Betting Breakdown

£4.30£1.60, £1.50, £1.60
£14.90£33.50£15.10£28.91£2.70, £1.90, £1.60

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