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Race Result Cheltenham Thu, 15th Mar, 2012

Going - Good (Good to soft in places ). 

Jackpot Pool - £94,551.19 Winning Units - 9.5 Dividend - £21,052.60. Placepot Pool - £936,524.56 Winning Units - 2208.36 Dividend - £309.50. Quadpot Pool - £46,213.60 Winning Units - 2703.93 Dividend - £12.60. Place Six Dividend - £299.67. Place Five Dividend - £92.24.

Pertemps Final (Listed Handicap Hurdle) of £70000.00 5-y-o plus (Class 1)

3m.  Hcap Hurdle 1st - £39865.00, 2nd - £14959.00, 3rd - £7490.00, 4th - £3731.00 24 Ran
a handicap hurdle for five-year-olds and upwards which have either started, as defined in the Orders and Rules of Racing, in a Pertemps Hurdle Race (Qualifier) since the start of the current season, or any horses which were eliminated from a Qualifier, having been declared to run under the provisions of Rule (F)89 and Rule (F)90 at the declaration stage in such a race
Penalties - after February 26, a winner of a hurdle race 5lb. No penalty to increase a horse's weight above 11st 12lb.
 

1st Cape Tribulation (GB) 10-11 (Mr J David Abell)
Rated 142
Hernando (FR) - Gay Fantastic(Ela-Mana-Mou)

(Ring price: 16/1 14/1) SP 14/1

J Jefferson

D F O'Regan

Tote Win £19.80

Place £4.00

loading past form
mid-division, steady headway 8th, 6th 2 out, went 2nd going well and poised to challenge before last, led soon after, ridden and held on well flat
2nd0.75L Catch Me (GER) 10-9 (Mr John P McManus)
Rated 140(-0 after this run)
Law Society (USA) - Calcida (GER)(Konigsstuhl (GER))
Breeder - Gestut Erlenhof

(Morning price: 12/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 14/1) SP 14/1

E J O'Grady

A P McCoy

Place £2.50

loading past form
held up behind, headway under pressure after 3 out, 9th next, ridden to chase leading pair before last, kept on to go 2nd towards finish, not reached winner
3rd1.25L Cantlow (IRE) 10-8 (Mr R V Shaw)
Rated 139
Kayf Tara (GB) - Winnowing (IRE)(Strong Gale)
Breeder - Exors of the Late Mrs A M Jenkins

(Morning price: 33/1 40/1)
SP 33/1

Paul Webber

D Elsworth

Place £11.00

loading past form
held up towards rear, smooth headway on outside after 3 out, led between last 2, soon hard pressed, headed after last, kept on under pressure, held when lost 2nd towards finish
4th1.75L Houblon Des Obeaux (FR) 10-9 (Mrs Julian Blackwell)
Rated 140
Panoramic (GB) - Harkosa (FR)(Nikos (GB))

SP 33/1

Miss Venetia Williams

Aidan Coleman

Place £6.90

loading past form
in touch, driven and outpaced after 3 out, 8th next, ridden and kept on between last 2, left clear 4th last, no impression with leaders
5th14L Reindeer Dippin (GB) 10-5 (Sandgrounders)
Rated 139
Sir Harry Lewis (USA) - Analogical (GB)(Teenoso (USA))

(Morning price: 33/1)
SP 40/1

Donald McCain

Henry Brooke(3)

loading past form
behind, headway on outside 7th, hit next, chased leaders 2 out, soon ridden, kept on same pace, no impression
6th0.75L Rick (FR) 10-12 (Mr J P Dunne)
Rated 143
Astarabad (USA) - Catty Jolie (FR)(Mansonnien (FR))
Breeder - E.A.R.L. La Croix Sonnet

(Morning price: 33/1 25/1)
(Ring price: 28/1 33/1 28/1 33/1 28/1 33/1 28/1 33/1 28/1) SP 28/1

D T Hughes

B J Cooper

loading past form
prominent, outpaced 2 out, soon lost place, well beaten when not fluent last
7thnk Bellflower Boy (IRE) 10-1 (The Five Nations Partnership)
(Blinkers)(Tongue Strap) Rated 137
Old Vic - Dante's Arrow (IRE)(Phardante (FR))
Breeder - Frank Sinnott

(Ring price: 25/1 20/1 25/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 25/1) SP 25/1

Dr Richard Newland

Jack Quinlan(5)

loading past form
mid-division in touch, outpaced 7th, kept on same pace under pressure from 2 out, never near leaders
8th2.75L Kayf Aramis (GB) 10-7 (Mr John Goodman)
(Blinkers) Rated 138
Kayf Tara (GB) - Ara (GB)(Birthright)

(Ring price: 33/1 40/1) SP 40/1

Nigel Twiston-Davies

Sam Twiston-Davies

loading past form
tracked leading pair from 4th, went 2nd 3 out, challenged next, ridden and lost place before last, soon weakened
9th1.25L Russian War (IRE) 11-2 (Mr T D Howley Jnr)
(Tongue Strap)(Cheekpiece) Rated 147
Moscow Society (USA) - Oneofmegirls (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Tommy Howley

(Morning price: 33/1)
SP 33/1

Gordon Elliott

P Carberry

loading past form
behind, headway under pressure into mid-division before 2 out, never nearer
10thnk Prince Erik (GB) 10-6 (Dr R Lambe)
Rated 137
Indian Ridge - Miracle (GB)(Ezzoud (IRE))
Breeder - D J Burke

(Morning price: 16/1 12/1)
SP 25/1

D K Weld

D J Condon

loading past form
in touch, lost place and ridden 9th, soon behind
11thshd Restless Harry (GB) 11-12 (Mr R G Whitehead)
Rated 157
Sir Harry Lewis (USA) - Restless Native (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))

(Morning price: 25/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 18/1 16/1) SP 16/1

R Dickin

C Poste

loading past form
prominent to 4th, mid-division, outpaced 9th, soon behind, no danger after
12th3L Palace Jester (GB) 10-8 (Mr Trevor Hemmings)
Rated 139
King's Theatre (IRE) - Jessolle (GB)(Scallywag)

(Morning price: 33/1)
SP 66/1

Jonjo O'Neill

R P McLernon

loading past form
led narrowly, ridden and hard pressed before 2 out, headed between last 2, weakened last
13th3L Buena Vista (IRE) 9-13 (Matt Archer&the Late Miss J Broadhurs)
(Blinkers) Rated 140
In The Wings - Park Special(Relkino)

(Morning price: 8/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 17/2 8/1 7/1) SP 7/1

David Pipe

Tom Bellamy(10)

loading past form
disputed lead, ridden 3 out, soon lost place, weakened from next
14th2.75L Pineau De Re (FR) 10-2 (Mr Barry Connell)
Rated 140
Maresca Sorrento (FR) - Elfe Du Perche (FR)(Abdonski (FR))
Breeder - M Michel Hardy

(Morning price: 16/1 25/1 16/1 14/1)
SP 16/1

Philip Fenton

B Hayes(7)

loading past form
in touch on inside, outpaced before 2 out, soon ridden and weakened
15th37L Our Father (IRE) 11-3 (The Ives & Johnson Families)
Rated 148
Shantou (USA) - Rosepan (IRE)(Taipan (IRE))

(Morning price: 5/1)
(Ring price: 6/1 11/2) SP 11/2fav

David Pipe

T J Murphy

loading past form
mid-division on inside, outpaced before 2 out, weakened and eased between last 2, tailed off
16th2.25L Sergent Guib's (FR) 10-12 (Mrs S Ricci)
Rated 143
Califet (FR) - Miss Quessie (FR)(April Night (FR))
Breeder - J Y Guillbert/L Guillbert/P Guillbert

(Morning price: 8/1 10/1 8/1)
SP 8/1

W P Mullins

R Walsh

loading past form
mid-division, not fluent 6th, outpaced after 3 out, ridden and weakened before next, eased between last 2, tailed off
17th7L Pettifour (IRE) 10-5 (Mr J B Pettifer)
(Blinkers) Rated 143
Supreme Leader - Queen Of Natives (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))

(Morning price: 33/1)
SP 33/1

Nigel Twiston-Davies

William Twiston-Davies(7)

loading past form
chased leaders, ridden and lost place after 3 out, weakened next, tailed off
18th7L Ashkazar (FR) 11-0 (Mr D A Johnson)
Rated 155
Sadler's Wells (USA) - Asharna (IRE)(Darshaan)

(Morning price: 50/1)
SP 50/1

David Pipe

F J Hayes(10)

loading past form
chased leaders, outpaced 9th, soon lost place, behind from 2 out, tailed off
p.u. Sir Kezbaah (IRE) 10-12 (Andrew & Vanessa Maddox)
Rated 143
Oscar (IRE) - Madam Chloe (GB)(Dalsaan)

SP 33/1

Jeremy Scott

Nick Scholfield

loading past form
mid-division on outside, lost place 7th, soon behind, pulled up before 3 out
fell Sonofvic (IRE) 10-10 (Mrs Angela Hart)
Rated 141
Old Vic - Prudent View (IRE)(Supreme Leader)

(Morning price: 12/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

Paul Nicholls

D A Jacob

loading past form
mid-division, headway 3 out, chased leading pair briefly next, kept on same pace, disputed 4th and held when fell last
p.u. Across The Bay (IRE) 10-9 (Scotch Piper Syndicate)
Rated 140
Bob's Return (IRE) - The Southern (IRE)(Glacial Storm (USA))
Breeder - Noel McLoughlin

(Morning price: 16/1)
SP 16/1

Donald McCain

J M Maguire

loading past form
prominent to 3rd, soon towards rear, no danger after, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out
p.u. Barwell Bridge (GB) 10-7 (Mrs T Brown)
(Tongue Strap) Rated 138
Red Ransom (USA) - Sentimental Value (USA)(Diesis)

(Morning price: 16/1 14/1 12/1 10/1)
SP 10/1

W J Greatrex

N D Fehily

loading past form
always behind, hit 6th, in rear when pulled up before 8th
p.u. Thehillofuisneach (IRE) 10-7 (Walters Plant Hire Ltd)
Rated 138
Flemensfirth (USA) - Miniconjou (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))

(Morning price: 14/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1) SP 12/1

Jonjo O'Neill

B J Geraghty

loading past form
mid-division in touch, mistake 3rd, lost place 7th, behind from next, pulled up before 3 out
p.u. Scotsbrook Cloud (GB) 10-1 (Walters Plant Hire Ltd)
Rated 137
Cloudings (IRE) - Angie Marinie (GB)(Sabrehill (USA))

(Ring price: 80/1 66/1 80/1 66/1) SP 66/1

David Evans

Michael Byrne(5)

loading past form
always behind, mistake 8th, tailed off when pulled up before last
Off 2.05
Time 5m. 44.00 secs, which is 11.33 secs faster than the course average
Tote Exacta £212.90.
Tote Trifecta £9572.00.


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2010 Buena Vista 9 10-1 Hadden Frost (3) 16/1 (David Pipe)
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