17:00 Cheltenham 18 Apr 2018

Weatherite Handicap Chase (Class 2) (5YO plus)

Winner £15,640 - 13 ran

6

3m 2f

Good (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

9. Another Hero (IRE)

mid-division, headway chasing leaders 14th, challenged and badly bumped 2 out, soon led, joined last, driven and stayed on towards finish, all out

8/1 9 10-7 131 B J GeraghtyJonjo O'Neill
2 shd
Dark blue, pink hoop, pink sleeves, dark blue armlets, pink cap (Mr N T Griffith & H M Haddock)

3. Singlefarmpayment

held up towards rear, steady headway on outside before 3 out, challenging and every chance when went badly left and hampered rivals 2 out, soon 2nd, hung right under pressure run-in, strong challenge near finish, just failed

11/4 Fav 8 11-4 h 142 R JohnsonT R George
3 4
Dark green, red cross belts, dark green and beige striped sleeves, dark green cap, red star (Prof Caroline Tisdall)

7. Dell' Arca (IRE)

held up and behind, good headway on inside chasing leaders 4 out, went 3rd 2 out, stayed on same pace run-in

12/1 9 10-13 t b 137 T ScudamoreD Pipe
4 5
Dark blue and yellow (quartered), striped sleeves (Paul & Clare Rooney)

6. Lovely Job (IRE)

chased leaders, led 7th, headed 2 out, weakened approaching last

7/1 2Fav 8 11-0 138 N D FehilyF O'Brien
5
Dark green, maroon stars, maroon cap (Mr T P Radford)

5. Some Invitation (IRE)

towards rear, headway on outside into mid-division 8th, chased leaders approaching 14th, 2nd 4 out, every chance 2 out, carried left soon after, weakened

16/1 7 11-0 t p1 138 WS Harry SkeltonD Skelton
6 6
Light blue, red braces, white sleeves, red armlets, light blue and red quartered cap (A Brooks & G Moore)

8. Vic De Touzaine (FR)

mid-division, headway chasing leaders approaching 13th, went 2nd 17th, led when badly hampered and lost place 2 out, weakened, not recover

25/1 9 10-13 137 Wayne HutchinsonMiss V Williams
7 7
Royal blue, white chevron, hooped sleeves, white cap (Mr P J Vogt)

13. More Buck's (IRE)

mid-division, headway chasing leaders 11th, weakened approaching 2 out

12/1 8 10-1 t 125 Sam Twiston-DaviesP F Nicholls
8
Black, yellow disc, halved sleeves, black and yellow quartered cap (McGoldrick Racing 3)

4. Delusionofgrandeur (IRE)

tracked leader 2nd until mistake 16th, chased leaders, ridden approaching 3 out, weakened before next

20/1 8 11-3 141 Sean QuinlanMrs S J Smith
9 4
Orange, black braces (Valda Burke & Bryan Burrough)

11. Scotchtown (IRE)

mid-division, weakened 3 out

25/1 6 10-5 129 Jamie BargaryN A Twiston-Davies
10 11
Emerald green, beige braces, yellow sleeves, orange cap (Mrs Aafke Clarke)

2. Smooth Stepper

chased leader until 4th, chased leaders, weakened 15th, behind after

16/1 9 11-8 146 Danny CookMrs S J Smith
11 9
Dark blue, red disc, diabolo on sleeves, quartered cap (Deva Racing Dr Massini Partnership)

14. What Happens Now (IRE)

led until 7th, remained prominent, hit 4 out, weakened after next

8/1 9 10-1 125 B HughesD McCain Jnr
12 10
Light blue, green sleeves, quartered cap (Sir Chips Keswick)

1. Double Treasure

held up towards rear, mistake 14th, never on terms

20/1 7 11-12 t 150 WS Aidan ColemanJamie Snowden
PU
White, royal blue star, halved sleeves and star on cap (The New Club Partnership)

12. Coologue (IRE)

always behind, jumped left 10th, not fluent 13th, never a factor, tailed off and pulled up before 2 out

10/1 9 10-5 129 WS2 Sean BowenC E Longsdon
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Off Time: 17:00:36

Winning Time: 6m 44.40s

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2018 10:20:07

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

mid-division, headway chasing leaders 14th, challenged and badly bumped 2 out, soon led, joined last, driven and stayed on towards finish, all out

8/1 9 10-7 B J Geraghty 131
4/7 18 May 2018 Ain 25F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £15,475 (J) to Virgilio (20)   11/4 J2Fav 911-3 B J Geraghty 136
PU/18 01 Jul 2018 Utt 26F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £42,202 (J) to Virgilio  12/1 910-13 Aidan Coleman 136
2 shd

held up towards rear, steady headway on outside before 3 out, challenging and every chance when went badly left and hampered rivals 2 out, soon 2nd, hung right under pressure run-in, strong challenge near finish, just failed

11/4 Fav 8 11-4 h R Johnson 142
3 4

held up and behind, good headway on inside chasing leaders 4 out, went 3rd 2 out, stayed on same pace run-in

12/1 9 10-13 t b T Scudamore 137
4/6 09 May 2018 New 26F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £8,356 (J) to Drumlee Sunset (21)   3/1 Fav 911-12 T Scudamore 137
4 5

chased leaders, led 7th, headed 2 out, weakened approaching last

7/1 2Fav 8 11-0 N D Fehily 138
5

towards rear, headway on outside into mid-division 8th, chased leaders approaching 14th, 2nd 4 out, every chance 2 out, carried left soon after, weakened

16/1 7 11-0 t p1 Harry Skelton 138
17/17 27 May 2018 Utt 20F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £24,864 (J) to Drumcliff (84)   13/2 Fav 710-9 Harry Skelton 136
6 6

mid-division, headway chasing leaders approaching 13th, went 2nd 17th, led when badly hampered and lost place 2 out, weakened, not recover

25/1 9 10-13 Wayne Hutchinson 137
7 7

mid-division, headway chasing leaders 11th, weakened approaching 2 out

12/1 8 10-1 t Sam Twiston-Davies 125
2/3 15 May 2018 Wcn 26½F Gd  Cl4 HcpCh £5,848 (J) to Bramble Brook (17)   6/4 JFav 812-2 Mr L Williams 122
Won/7 23 Jun 2018 Per 24F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £14,036 (J) bt Pickamix (21)   11/4 JFav 811-3 Sean Bowen 119
8

tracked leader 2nd until mistake 16th, chased leaders, ridden approaching 3 out, weakened before next

20/1 8 11-3 Sean Quinlan 141
9 4

mid-division, weakened 3 out

25/1 6 10-5 Jamie Bargary 129
10 11

chased leader until 4th, chased leaders, weakened 15th, behind after

16/1 9 11-8 Danny Cook 146
11 9

led until 7th, remained prominent, hit 4 out, weakened after next

8/1 9 10-1 B Hughes 125
5/11 27 May 2018 Utt 26F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £12,913 (J) to Good Man Vinnie (34)   12/1 911-10 W T Kennedy 123
12 10

held up towards rear, mistake 14th, never on terms

20/1 7 11-12 t Aidan Coleman 150
Won/6 05 Jun 2018 Fon 21½F Gd  Cl4 NovHdl £4,094 (J) bt Peculiar Places (5)   4/6 Fav 710-12 G Sheehan 110
Won/4 26 Jun 2018 New 21½F Gd  Cl3 NovHdl £7,723 (J) bt Desirable Court (nk)   Evens Fav 711-4 G Sheehan 137
PU

always behind, jumped left 10th, not fluent 13th, never a factor, tailed off and pulled up before 2 out

10/1 9 10-5 Sean Bowen 129
 

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Off Time: 17:00:36

Winning Time: 6m 44.40s

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2018 10:20:07

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £11.00
Tote Win £10.10 (9)
Tote Place £3.80 (9) , £1.40 (3) , £4.00 (7)
Tote Swinger £7.40 (3, 7) , £4.80 (3, 9) , £15.70 (7, 9)
Tote Exacta £36.60 (9, 3)
Tote Trifecta £412.00 (9, 3, 7)
CSF £28.35 (9, 3)
Tricast £261.69 (9, 3, 7)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good 8 Upswing 9 11 2 127 5PP331 11 days Jonjo O'Neill (1 miles) A Coleman 4/1 6:51.80
2016 Good 8 Perfect Candidate 9 11 6 142 50-2510 28 days F O'Brien (1 miles) CP Shoemark 11/1 6:47.10
2015 Good 8 Lamb Or Cod 8 11 2 132 122P7P 37 days P Hobbs (90 miles) R Johnson 7/2 6:43.20
2014 Good 10 Mon Parrain 8 11 4 137 2734-P8 47 days P Nicholls (69 miles) N Scholfield 14/1 6:36.20
2013 Soft 9 Life Of A Luso 9 10 1 122 F25054 47 days P Henderson (79 miles) T J O'Brien 16/1 6:44.40
2012 Soft 6 Ashkazar 8 11 5 137 510-P70 35 days D Pipe (100 miles) T J Murphy 6/1 6:54.10
2011 Good 7 Triggerman 9 10 10 132 01FF3R 26 days P Hobbs (90 miles) R Johnson 9/2 6:23.58
2010 Good 10 Ouzbeck 8 11 11 134 U55P-77 25 days Emma Lavelle (44 miles) Jack Doyle 17/2 6:27.90
2009 Good 12 Boychuk 8 11 3 128 654-455 186 days P Hobbs (90 miles) R Johnson 17/2 6:30.23
2008 Good to Soft 11 Le Duc 9 10 13 127 UU4610 36 days P Nicholls (69 miles) R Walsh 9/2 6:39.00