14:05 Cheltenham 18 Apr 2018

Citipost Novices' Hurdle (Class 2) (4YO plus)

Winner £12,512 - 14 ran

1

2m 4f 56y

Good (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Red, pink hoop and armlets (Sullivan Bloodstock Limited)

4. Diese Des Bieffes (FR)

held up towards rear, headway 5th, switched left before last, went 2nd flat, led final 150 yards, ran on well, readily

5/2 Fav 5 11-4 138 N D FehilyN J Henderson
2 2
Light green and black check, white cap (Asphalt Reinforcement Services Ltd)

9. Theclockisticking (IRE)

tracked leader, led approaching last, hung left and headed final 150 yards, no impression on winner after, kept on

13/2 6 11-4 138 C GethingsStuart Edmunds
3 1
Mauve and black (quartered), mauve sleeves, white cap (Galloping On The South Downs Partnersh)

3. Dell Oro (FR)

held up towards rear, headway after 3 out, jumped right last, edged left and went 3rd final 220 yards, no impression on winner, kept on

40/1 5 11-4 127 Joshua MooreG L Moore
4
Dark green, white hoop, checked sleeves, quartered cap (Mr Peter Hart)

2. Captain Cattistock

tracked leaders, challenged after 2 out, every chance when bad mistake last, not recover, kept on

7/1 5 11-4 t 135 Sam Twiston-DaviesP F Nicholls
5
Emerald green, red chevron and star on cap (The Grocer Syndicate)

12. Gosheven (IRE)

held up in rear, not fluent 5th, some headway but still disputing 8th last, ran on flat, went 5th final 150 yards, not reach leaders

33/1 5 11-0 - R JohnsonP J Hobbs
6
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

7. Onefortheroadtom

held up towards rear, headway 5th, chasing leaders 2 out, stayed on same pace approaching last

9/1 5 11-4 - B J GeraghtyHarry Fry
7 ¾
Red and yellow stripes, yellow sleeves, red armlets, red cap (The Yes No Wait Sorries)

1. Poetic Rhythm (IRE)

tracked leaders, not fluent 6th, ridden after 2 out, outpaced before last, stayed on same pace

7/2 2Fav 7 11-8 145 P J BrennanF O'Brien
8
Dark blue, pink hoop, pink sleeves, dark blue armlets, pink cap (Mr N T Griffith & H M Haddock)

13. Mzuzu (IRE)

held up towards rear on outside, took keen hold, headway after 2 out, ridden and no impression before last

100/1 6 11-0 - T ScudamoreT R George
9 1
Yellow and royal blue (quartered), dark blue sleeves, yellow and dark blue quartered cap (Mrs Susan Foran)

10. Boreham Bill (IRE)

led, headed before last, weakened flat

14/1 6 11-0 130 D A JacobBen Pauling
10 10
Emerald green and purple (quartered), checked sleeves, purple cap (Dragonfly Racing)

5. Le Musee (FR)

tracked leaders, pushed along after 5th, not fluent and lost place 3 out, well beaten next

50/1 5 11-4 t 122 Tom CannonN J Hawke
11 ½
Red and white stripes, black and white striped cap (The Patient Partnership)

14. Quarry Leader (IRE)

mid-division, headway 7th, chasing leaders on outside when pecked slightly 2 out, weakened before last

66/1 7 11-0 - Kielan WoodsA M Hales
12 hd
Purple, pink stars, purple sleeves, purple cap, pink star (Wendy & Malcolm Hezel)

6. Mister Malarky

held up in mid-division, lost place before not fluent 5th, behind 3 out

33/1 5 11-4 126 Harry CobdenC L Tizzard
13 ¾
Purple, yellow stars, armlets and star on cap (The Lucky Spinners)

8. Silver Kayf

in touch in mid-division, mistake 4th, not fluent 5th, soon lost place, not fluent 7th, well beaten from 3 out

10/1 6 11-4 135 David BassK C Bailey
14 14
Red, black diamond, red sleeves, yellow diamonds, black cap, red diamonds (Graham And Alison Jelley)

11. Cuddles Mcgraw (IRE)

behind, not fluent 5th, mistake next, well beaten 2 out

100/1 5 11-0 t1 - WS A P CawleyF O'Brien
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Off Time: 14:06:19

Winning Time: 4m 57.30s

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2018 23:50:10

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

held up towards rear, headway 5th, switched left before last, went 2nd flat, led final 150 yards, ran on well, readily

5/2 Fav 5 11-4 N D Fehily 138
2 2

tracked leader, led approaching last, hung left and headed final 150 yards, no impression on winner after, kept on

13/2 6 11-4 C Gethings 138
3 1

held up towards rear, headway after 3 out, jumped right last, edged left and went 3rd final 220 yards, no impression on winner, kept on

40/1 5 11-4 Joshua Moore 127
4

tracked leaders, challenged after 2 out, every chance when bad mistake last, not recover, kept on

7/1 5 11-4 t Sam Twiston-Davies 135
5

held up in rear, not fluent 5th, some headway but still disputing 8th last, ran on flat, went 5th final 150 yards, not reach leaders

33/1 5 11-0 R Johnson -
6

held up towards rear, headway 5th, chasing leaders 2 out, stayed on same pace approaching last

9/1 5 11-4 B J Geraghty -
7 ¾

tracked leaders, not fluent 6th, ridden after 2 out, outpaced before last, stayed on same pace

7/2 2Fav 7 11-8 P J Brennan 145
8

held up towards rear on outside, took keen hold, headway after 2 out, ridden and no impression before last

100/1 6 11-0 T Scudamore -
9 1

led, headed before last, weakened flat

14/1 6 11-0 D A Jacob 130
10 10

tracked leaders, pushed along after 5th, not fluent and lost place 3 out, well beaten next

50/1 5 11-4 t Tom Cannon 122
11 ½

mid-division, headway 7th, chasing leaders on outside when pecked slightly 2 out, weakened before last

66/1 7 11-0 Kielan Woods -
12 hd

held up in mid-division, lost place before not fluent 5th, behind 3 out

33/1 5 11-4 Harry Cobden 126
13 ¾

in touch in mid-division, mistake 4th, not fluent 5th, soon lost place, not fluent 7th, well beaten from 3 out

10/1 6 11-4 David Bass 135
14 14

behind, not fluent 5th, mistake next, well beaten 2 out

100/1 5 11-0 t1 A P Cawley -
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Off Time: 14:06:19

Winning Time: 4m 57.30s

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2018 23:50:10

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £3.61
Tote Win £3.10 (4)
Tote Place £1.50 (4) , £2.20 (9) , £9.50 (3)
Tote Swinger £17.60 (3, 4) , £85.40 (3, 9) , £2.70 (4, 9)
Tote Exacta £17.70 (4, 9)
Tote Trifecta £559.20 (4, 9, 3)
CSF £17.78 (4, 9)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good 5 William Henry 7 11 4 - 411-212 81 days N Henderson (51 miles) D N Russell 8/15 4:48.40
2016 Good to Soft 8 Mister Miyagi 7 11 8 - 311-116 29 days D Skelton (27 miles) H Skelton 13/8 4:58.50
2015 Good 5 Might Bite 6 11 4 - 31 20 days N Henderson (51 miles) N De Boinville 10/11 4:58.50
2014 Good 7 Garde La Victoire 5 11 4 - 112401 13 days P Hobbs (90 miles) R Johnson 13/8 5:03.30
2013 Good to Soft 6 Whisper 5 11 4 - 1-1414 39 days N Henderson (51 miles) B J Geraghty 9/4 5:07.20
2012 Good to Soft 7 Captain Sunshine 6 11 4 - 3-2F21 32 days Emma Lavelle (44 miles) D Elsworth 13/2 5:01.80
2011 Good 5 Bold Addition 6 11 4 - 2-44711 15 days P Nicholls (69 miles) R Walsh 11/4 4:57.60
2010 Good 6 Restless Harry 6 11 8 - 27121F 28 days R Dickin (27 miles) H Oliver 4/6 5:16.70
2009 Good to Soft 7 Bensalem 6 11 8 - 1-1112 83 days A King (44 miles) R Thornton 4/9 5:34.50
2008 Good 8 Elusive Dream 7 11 8 - 142141 15 days P Nicholls (69 miles) R Walsh 10/11 5:08.90