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Jackpot Not Won.Pool £32,572.92 carried forward to Cheltenham on Wed, 13th Mar. Placepot Pool - £1,312,987.83 Winning Units - 10.5 Dividend - £91,283.90. Quadpot Pool - £87,905.02 Winning Units - 18 Dividend - £3,613.80. Place Six Dividend - £26,930.41. Place Five Dividend - £5,034.43.

1st
silks
Klassical Dream (FR) 5, b g 11-7 (Mrs Joanne Coleman)
Rated 154(+2 after this run)
Dream Well (FR) - Klassical Way (FR)(Septieme Ciel (USA))
Breeder - M Hubert Honore & Mme Laure Guillaume

(Morning price: 5/1 4/1 9/2 11/2)
(Ring price: 11/2 6/1) SP 6/1

Tote Win £6.70 Place £2.40
loading past form
raced keenly, always prominent, led going well 4 out, drew clear approaching last, ridden out flat, stayed on well
2nd
4.5L
silks
Thomas Darby (IRE) 6, b g 11-7 (Mrs Diana L Whateley)
sr Rated 140
Beneficial (GB) - Silaoce (FR)(Nikos)
Breeder - Byerley Stud Ltd

(Morning price: 20/1 25/1 33/1 25/1 33/1 25/1 28/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 28/1) SP 28/1

Place £6.20
loading past form
held up behind, mistake 4th, headway on outside 3 out, driven to chase leaders turning in, went 2nd soon after last, ridden and kept on under pressure flat, no impression with winner
3rd
0.5L
silks
Itchy Feet (FR) 5, b g 11-7 (Kate & Andrew Brooks)
sr Rated 142
Cima De Triomphe (IRE) - Maeva Candas (FR)(Brier Creek (USA))
Breeder - Jean-Pierre Cordonnier & Daniel Gromada

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

Place £5.50
loading past form
mid-division, outpaced 2 out, rallied between last 2, went left and hit last, soon ridden, stayed on to press for 2nd flat, no impression with winner
4th
6L
silks
Fakir D'oudairies (FR) 4, b g 10-13 (M L Bloodstock Limited)
Rated 150
Kapgarde (FR) - Niagaria Du Bois (FR)(Grand Tresor (FR))
Breeder - Cte Michel De Gigou

(Morning price: 6/1 13/2 11/2 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 11/2)
(Ring price: 13/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 9/2) SP 9/2Jfav

loading past form
tracked leaders on inside, driven and outpaced 2 out, soon ridden and no impression, stayed on under pressure flat, snatched well held 4th final strides
5th
nose
silks
Felix Desjy (FR) 6, ch g 11-7 (Gigginstown House Stud)
sr Rated 147(-1 after this run)
Maresca Sorrento (FR) - Lamadoun (FR)(Smadoun (FR))
Breeder - MME Catherine Bodin & MME Martine Boullier

(Morning price: 20/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 20/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 18/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1) SP 11/1

loading past form
behind, headway into mid-division on outside after 2nd, went 2nd approaching 2 out, ridden between last 2, one pace and no impression when mistake last, soon lost place, well held flat, lost 4th final stride
6th
hd
silks
Aramon (GER) 6, b g 11-7 (Supreme Horse Racing Club)
sr Rated 154
Monsun (GER) - Aramina (GER)(In The Wings)
Breeder - Gestut Rottgen

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 17/2 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
towards rear, headway to chase leaders 3 out, 3rd turning in, one pace before last, soon lost place, well held flat
7th
11L
silks
Angels Breath (IRE) 5, gr g 11-7 (Walters Plant Hire & Ronnie Bartlett)
Rated 150
Shantou (USA) - Mystic Masie (IRE)(Turgeon (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Cheryl Byrne

(Morning price: 5/1 9/2 5/1 11/2 6/1 5/1 9/2 5/1 11/2)
(Ring price: 11/2 6/1) SP 6/1

loading past form
raced keenly, in touch on inside, lost place when short of room after 4 out, outpaced before next, well held from 2 out
8th
1.25L
silks
Mister Fisher (IRE) 5, b g 11-7 (James and Jean Potter)
Rated 145
Jeremy (USA) - That's Amazing (IRE)(Marignan (USA))
Breeder - Joe Kenny

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 16/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
in touch, driven 2 out, kept on same pace, never able to challenge
9th
5L
silks
Vision D'honneur (FR) 5, b g 11-7 (Gigginstown House Stud)
ts1 Rated 147
Vision D'Etat (FR) - Hembra (FR)(Croco Rouge (IRE))
Breeder - M Gaetan Gilles

(Morning price: 12/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 12/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
mid-division, chased leaders before 2 out, soon ridden and no impression, weakened approaching last
10th
5L
silks
Al Dancer (FR) 6, gr g 11-7 (Walters Plant Hire Ltd)
sr Rated 152
Al Namix (FR) - Steel Dancer (FR)(Kaldounevees (FR))
Breeder - S.C.E.A. de Maulepaire et al

(Morning price: 5/1 4/1 9/2 4/1 9/2 4/1 7/2 4/1 9/2)
(Ring price: 9/2 4/1 9/2 5/1 9/2) SP 9/2Jfav

loading past form
in touch, pressed winner after 4 out, lost place approaching 2 out, soon outpaced, weakened between last 2
11th
1.5L
silks
Grand Sancy (FR) 5, b g 11-7 (Martin Broughton Racing Partners)
hd+ Rated 152
Diamond Boy (FR) - La Courtille (FR)(Risk Seeker (GB))
Breeder - Dr Vet Brigitte Poulve

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
in touch on outside, lost place 2 out, soon beaten
12th
8L
silks
The Big Bite (IRE) 6, b g 11-7 (Mr N T Griffith & H M Haddock)
Rated 145
Scorpion (IRE) - Thanks Noel (IRE)(Tel Quel (FR))
Breeder - T. & S. Duggan

(Morning price: 33/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 22/1 20/1 25/1)
(Ring price: 22/1 20/1 22/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
prominent, driven and lost place before 2 out, soon weakened
13th
6L
silks
The Flying Sofa (FR) 6, b g 11-7 (Galloping On The South Downs Partnersh)
Rated 126
Sholokhov (IRE) - La Julie (IRE)(Peintre Celebre (USA))
Breeder - S.A.R.L. Plersch Breeding

(Morning price: 100/1 150/1 200/1 150/1 100/1)
(Ring price: 100/1 125/1) SP 125/1

loading past form
always behind, struggling after 4 out
p.u.
silks
Beaufort West (IRE) 5, b g 11-7 (Taylor & O'Dwyer)
Rated 129
Getaway (GER) - Blessingindisguise (IRE)(Luso (GB))
Breeder - Anthony Keane Jnr

(Morning price: 100/1 150/1 200/1 150/1 200/1 150/1 100/1)
(Ring price: 100/1 66/1) SP 66/1

loading past form
slowly away, always behind, tailed off when pulled up before last
p.u.
silks
Brandon Castle (GB) 7, b g 11-7 (Mr I A Low & Mr J S English)
ts+hd+sr Rated 139
Dylan Thomas (IRE) - Chelsey Jayne (IRE)(Galileo (IRE))
Breeder - Barry Walters

(Morning price: 50/1 40/1 33/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 22/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
led, clear to after 2nd, headed 4 out, lost place before next, soon weakened, behind when pulled up before last
p.u.
silks
Normal Norman (GB) 5, ch g 11-7 (Mr Gerry McGladery)
Rated 128
Shamardal (USA) - Ambria (GER)(Monsun (GER))
Breeder - E. I. Mack

(Morning price: 100/1 150/1 200/1 250/1 200/1 250/1 200/1 250/1 200/1 100/1)
(Ring price: 100/1 150/1 100/1) SP 100/1

loading past form
never better than mid-division, behind from 4 out, pulled up before next
Off 1.32
Time 3m. 59.56 secs, which is 6.01 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £250.50
Tote Trifecta- £8037.40
CSF- £167.89
Tricast- £3918.88.

Non runners Elixir De Nutz (FR) (Self Cert (Lame)), Tokay Dokey (Self Cert (Stiff))
2018 Summerville Boy 6 11-7 N D Fehily 9/1 (Tom George)
2017 Labaik 6 11-7 J W Kennedy 25/1 (Gordon Elliott)
2016 Altior 6 11-7 N de Boinville 4/1 (Nicky Henderson)
2015 Douvan 5 11-7 R Walsh 2/1Fav (W P Mullins)
2014 Vautour 5 11-7 R Walsh 7/2JFav (W P Mullins)

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