13:20 Cheltenham 15 Dec 2017

Catesby Handicap Hurdle (Class 3) (3YO plus)

Winner £7,507 - 10 ran

3

2m 179y

Soft (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Light blue, dark blue seams, striped sleeves, red cap (Yeo Racing Partnership)

5. Smaoineamh Alainn (IRE)

tracked leaders, lost place 4th, closed next, 3rd last, led flat, stayed on well

7/1 5 11-4 h 129 James BestRobert Walford
2 2
Red and white stripes, red sleeves, white spots (Gilbert & Gamble)

2. Remiluc (FR)

veered right start, still led and others declined, ridden and headed before last, every chance flat, held towards finish, kept on

8/1 8 11-7 t 137 Paul O'Brien (5)C Gordon
3 hd
Light blue, pink chevrons, light blue sleeves, light blue cap, pink star (Mr R S Brookhouse)

7. Champagne City

tracked leader, led before last, headed flat, held after, kept on

9/2 Fav 4 11-0 125 N D FehilyT R George
4
Black, pink hoops (Cornborough Racing Club)

6. Cornborough

held up in rear, outpaced after 2 out, stayed on flat, went 4th and closing towards finish

16/1 6 10-13 127 Jamie Hamilton (3)Mr M T Walford
5
Dark blue and purple stripes, dark blue sleeves, yellow armlets, dark blue and purple hooped cap (Bolingbroke Bartram Flatt Molony Sutto)

8. Attest

held up, switched right and headway from last bend, never able to challenge, no extra and lost 4th towards finish

9/1 4 10-12 123 R JohnsonW Greatrex
6
White, red diamond, light blue sleeves and cap (Draper Edmonds Draper)

9. Sea Wall (FR)

held up towards rear, not fluent 3 out, never dangerous

11/2 9 10-9 h 120 3 Tom CannonC Gordon
7 1
Black and white check, yellow sleeves, black and white quartered cap (Mr Malcolm C Denmark)

4. Okotoks (IRE)

held up towards rear, not fluent 2nd, closed before next, ridden after 2 out, beaten before last, weakened flat

5/1 2Fav 7 11-5 130 P J BrennanF O'Brien
8 ½
White, light blue spots, white sleeves, light blue cap, white spots (Mr J David Abell)

10. Master Of Finance (IRE)

mid-division on outside, closed 4th, handy 2 out, 5th and fading last

8/1 6 10-6 p 117 L P AspellMrs L Wadham
9 12
Dark blue, pink epaulets and star on cap (Mrs Kathy Stuart)

1. Qualando (FR)

held up in rear, not fluent 5th or 3 out, well beaten 2 out

33/1 6 12-2 p 141 T ScudamoreA E Jones
10 ¾
Black, scarlet hooped sleeves and hoop on cap (Faithful Friends)

3. Raven's Tower (USA)

tracked leaders, not fluent 2nd, looked to be getting outpaced when clipped heels and jockey nearly unseated on bend after 2 out, no chance after

8/1 7 11-0 132 Mr Alex Ferguson (7)Ben Pauling
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Off Time: 13:23:22

Winning Time: 4m 15.40s

Last Updated: 15 Dec 2017 23:51:51

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

tracked leaders, lost place 4th, closed next, 3rd last, led flat, stayed on well

7/1 5 11-4 h James Best 129
PU/24 16 Mar 2018 Che 17F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £56,950 (J) to Mohaayed  16/1 610-9 James Best 137
2 2

veered right start, still led and others declined, ridden and headed before last, every chance flat, held towards finish, kept on

8/1 8 11-7 t Paul O'Brien (5) 137
2/4 30 Dec 2017 Nbu 16½F Hy  Cl3 NovHcpCh £7,798 (J) to Saint Calvados (9)   13/8 Fav 810-11 Tom Cannon 127
Won/11 27 Jan 2018 Che 17F Hy  Cl2 HcpHdl £17,204 (J) bt Huntsman Son (2)   20/1 911-12 Harry Reed 139
5/24 10 Feb 2018 Nbu 16½F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £88,272 (J) to Kalashnikov (23)   33/1 911-8 Harry Reed 144
2/6 05 Mar 2018 Lin 19½F Hy  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,512 (J) to Landin (4)   3/1 2Fav 911-12 Harry Reed 144
2/24 16 Mar 2018 Che 17F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £56,950 (J) to Mohaayed ()   50/1 911-2 Harry Reed 144
U/7 01 Apr 2018 Plu 16F Hy  Cl2 HcpHdl £31,280 (J) to Vado Forte  6/1 911-12 Harry Reed 148
3 hd

tracked leader, led before last, headed flat, held after, kept on

9/2 Fav 4 11-0 N D Fehily 125
4/8 13 May 2018 Lud 16F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £6,953 (J) to Leoncavallo (21)   12/1 511-9 Aidan Coleman 130
Won/12 04 Jun 2018 New 18½F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £13,450 (J) bt Red Tornado ()   14/1 510-9 J J Burke 128
4/5 21 Jul 2018 Mar 20½F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,512 (J) to High Secret (28)   9/4 2Fav 511-10 T Scudamore 134
4

held up in rear, outpaced after 2 out, stayed on flat, went 4th and closing towards finish

16/1 6 10-13 Jamie Hamilton (3) 127
6/10 14 Jan 2018 Kel 16F Sft  Cl2 HcpHdl £15,640 (J) to Mirsaale ()   10/1 710-11 Henry Brooke 127
16/19 13 Apr 2018 Ain 20F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £42,202 (J) to Jester Jet (61)   66/1 710-1 Jamie Hamilton 125
5/11 15 Jun 2018 Yor 12F GF  Cl4 AppHcp £9,962 (F) to Framley Garth ()   16/1 79-8 Callum Rodriguez 76
3/6 26 Jun 2018 Bev 12F GF  Cl5 Hcp £4,033 (F) to Zihaam ()   5/2 Fav 79-7 Jason Hart 75
6/8 17 Jul 2018 Thr 12F Gd  Cl5 Hcp £4,722 (F) to Fire Leopard (6)   6/1 710-0 Connor Murtagh 74
5/11 25 Aug 2018 Crt 17F GS  Cl3 HcpHdl £12,086 (J) to Wells De Lune (19½)   8/1 711-5 Jamie Hamilton 122
5
Dark blue and purple stripes, dark blue sleeves, yellow armlets, dark blue and purple hooped cap (Bolingbroke Bartram Flatt Molony Sutto)

8. Attest

held up, switched right and headway from last bend, never able to challenge, no extra and lost 4th towards finish

9/1 4 10-12 R Johnson 123
Won/5 30 Dec 2017 Tau 16½F Sft  Cl3 HcpHdl £6,330 (J) bt Rio Bravo ()   9/4 Fav 411-5 Harry Bannister 123
15/16 21 Apr 2018 Ayr 16F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd2 £59,798 (J) to Midnight Shadow (89)   40/1 510-4 Harry Bannister 134
6/10 02 Jun 2018 Chp 10F Sft  Cl5 Hcp £3,752 (F) to Essenaitch ()   11/4 Fav 59-8 Tom Marquand 76
6

held up towards rear, not fluent 3 out, never dangerous

11/2 9 10-9 h Tom Cannon 120 3
Won/7 18 Jan 2018 Wcn 15½F Hy  Cl3 HcpHdl £7,083 (J) bt Show On The Road ()   10/1 1011-12 Tom Cannon 122
Won/5 17 Feb 2018 Wcn 15½F Hy  Cl2 HcpCh £15,825 (J) bt War Sound (½)   7/2 1010-12 Harry Reed 125
2/6 08 Mar 2018 Wcn 15½F Sft  Cl3 HcpHdl £6,758 (J) to Moabit ()   4/1 1011-12 Harry Reed 127
7 1

held up towards rear, not fluent 2nd, closed before next, ridden after 2 out, beaten before last, weakened flat

5/1 2Fav 7 11-5 P J Brennan 130
16/17 03 Feb 2018 San 23½F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £56,270 (J) to Topofthegame (44)   20/1 810-9 Sean Bowen 130
5/8 07 Mar 2018 Fon 19F Sft  Cl3 HcpHdl £6,238 (J) to Dicosimo (17½)   11/2 811-10 P J Brennan 128
U/6 27 May 2018 Utt 20F Gd  Cl3 Ch £9,634 (J) to Mister Miyagi  16/1 811-2 P J Brennan 125
Won/5 24 Jun 2018 Hex 15½F Gd  Cl4 NovCh £3,964 (J) bt Caius Marcius ()   6/4 2Fav 810-12 P J Brennan 125
5/6 15 Jul 2018 Per 16F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £13,126 (J) to Go West Young Man (44)   4/1 811-12 P J Brennan 127
8 ½

mid-division on outside, closed 4th, handy 2 out, 5th and fading last

8/1 6 10-6 p L P Aspell 117
6/8 06 Feb 2018 Mar 20½F Sft  Cl4 HcpHdl £6,498 (J) to Towering (18¼)   13/2 711-6 Maxime Tissier 114
5/9 21 Feb 2018 Lud 16F GS  Cl4 NovHcpCh £5,588 (J) to Admiral's Secret (8)   6/1 711-4 L P Aspell 112
3/5 11 Mar 2018 Mar 17F Sft  Cl4 HcpCh £5,848 (J) to Roxyfet (22)   3/1 J2Fav 711-12 David Noonan 109
3/8 20 Apr 2018 Fon 17½F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £4,094 (J) to Mellow Ben (3)   8/1 711-4 Maxime Tissier 111
6/14 10 May 2018 Hun 19½F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £4,874 (J) to Shining Romeo (11¼)   10/1 711-3 Jack Quinlan 111
Won/4 03 Jun 2018 Fkn 16½F Gd  Cl4 NovHcpCh £7,733 (J) bt Gin And Tonic ()   2/1 2Fav 711-6 Maxime Tissier 106
9 12

held up in rear, not fluent 5th or 3 out, well beaten 2 out

33/1 6 12-2 p T Scudamore 141
PU/8 01 Jan 2018 Che 20½F Hy  Cl1 HdlGd2 £28,475 (J) to Wholestone  66/1 711-0 Harry Skelton 137
4/22 18 Apr 2018 Che 20½F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £15,640 (J) to Champagne Express ()   22/1 710-11 T Scudamore 132
3/6 27 May 2018 Utt 20F Gd  Cl3 Ch £9,634 (J) to Mister Miyagi (6)   7/2 711-2 T Scudamore 132
3/5 31 Jul 2018 Wor 23F Gd  Cl4 Ch £4,614 (J) to Brave Eagle ()   6/1 711-5 T Scudamore 129
2/5 15 Aug 2018 New 21½F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £7,216 (J) to Mister Fizz ()   8/1 711-4 Nick Scholfield 132
10 ¾

tracked leaders, not fluent 2nd, looked to be getting outpaced when clipped heels and jockey nearly unseated on bend after 2 out, no chance after

8/1 7 11-0 Mr Alex Ferguson (7) 132
10/10 06 Jan 2018 San 16F Hy  Cl2 HcpHdl £15,640 (J) to Call Me Lord (57)   20/1 811-1 James Banks 132
7/7 23 Mar 2018 Nbu 16½F Sft  Cl2 HcpHdl £9,747 (J) to Sizing Granite (63)   10/1 811-8 D A Jacob 131
PU/9 12 May 2018 Hdo 19F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £10,007 (J) to Robbing The Prey  14/1 811-11 Thomas Bellamy 129
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Off Time: 13:23:22

Winning Time: 4m 15.40s

Last Updated: 15 Dec 2017 23:51:51

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £8.60
Tote Win £7.80 (5)
Tote Place £2.70 (5) , £2.20 (2) , £2.00 (7)
Tote Swinger £9.70 (2, 5) , £7.60 (2, 7) , £7.90 (5, 7)
Tote Exacta £57.50 (5, 2)
Tote Trifecta £408.10 (5, 2, 7)
CSF £60.84 (5, 2)
Tricast £280.10 (5, 2, 7)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2016 Good 13 Kapstadt 6 11 5 127 165214 61 days I Williams (37 miles) T J O'Brien 12/1 4:01.10
2015 Soft 14 Solstice Star 5 10 4 106 5-49111 10 days M Keighley (1 miles) K Moore 8/1 4:08.80
2014 Good to Soft 8 Starluck 9 11 12 134 16-8464 21 days D Arbuthnot (114 miles) N De Boinville 6/1 4:11.10
2013 Good 9 The Skyfarmer 5 11 0 123 1231-11 15 days P Hobbs (90 miles) R Johnson 4/1 4:05.00
2012 Heavy 17 Dark Lover 7 11 8 131 2121-17 26 days P Nicholls (69 miles) R Walsh 9/2 4:24.00
2011 Good 13 Bally Legend 6 11 9 131 9195-31 26 days Mrs C Keevil (57 miles) T J O'Brien 8/1 4:00.60
2010 Good 17 L'Accordioniste 5 11 9 131 1-1 17 days N Twiston-Davies (1 miles) P Brennan 8/1 4:01.30
2009 Soft 11 Spirit River 4 11 12 128 051-5 15 days N Henderson (51 miles) B J Geraghty 11/4 4:09.40
2008 Good to Soft 17 Culcabock 8 11 5 124 F825-34 21 days Miss L Russell (363 miles) C Gillies 20/1 4:17.90
2007 Good 11 Jack The Giant 5 11 1 121 211136 244 days N Henderson (51 miles) M A Fitzgerald 10/3 4:05.50