15:15 Sedgefield 14 Mar 2017

Bookies.com Cheltenham Free Bets Novices' Handicap Chase (Class 4) (5YO plus)

Winner £3,899 - 7 ran

4

2m 3f 65y

Soft (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
White, red cross belts, red and white striped sleeves, hooped cap (Mr B Padgett & Lord Daresbury)

5. Chasma

held up in rear, steady headway 9th, 4th travelling well before 11th, 3rd before 4 out, closed between horses and quickened to lead approaching last, kept on well run-in

5/1 7 11-4 t 93 Jake GreenallM W Easterby
2
Dark blue, red disc, diabolo on sleeves, quartered cap (Deva Racing Whitsundays Partnership)

1. Whitsundays (IRE)

led, pushed along and strongly pressed 2 out, headed approaching last, kept on same pace run-in

5/1 8 11-12 t 101 W T KennedyD McCain Jnr
3
White, maroon star, dark blue sleeves, dark blue and white quartered cap (Oceans Racing)

4. The Mythologist (IRE)

raced wide, held up in last pair, headway chasing leaders 9th, 2nd next, every chance 2 out, soon ridden, 3rd and one pace before the last

4/1 2Fav 9 10-12 94 George Blackwell (7)Tim Vaughan
4 8
Tan, black and green hooped sleeves, red cap (Mr George A Charlton)

7. Shy (CZE)

chased leader until 9th, losing place when hit next, struggling in last pair 12th, driven in modest 4th after 4 out

15/2 5 10-8 t 84 Jan FaltejsekG A Charlton
5 32
Red, yellow sash, hooped sleeves and cap (Mr V Thompson)

3. King Of The Dark (IRE)

raced wide, chased leaders, went 2nd 9th until next, chased leaders, weakened 4 out, tailed off

6/1 10 11-0 94 Thomas Dowson (5)V Thompson
F
Yellow, black star, dark green sleeves, red cap (Mr Paul Hothersall)

2. Bandol (IRE)

chased leaders until fell 8th

3/1 Fav 9 11-4 96 J Kington (3)S G West
F
Black and emerald green (halved), halved sleeves, quartered cap (Mr Chris Grant)

6. Emerald Thief (IRE)

chased leaders until lost place and in rear 8th, poor 5th when fell 3 out

20/1 6 10-13 91 S A Shortall (3)C Grant
Share Result

Off Time: 15:15:39

Winning Time: 5m 2.15s

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2017 23:51:07

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1
White, red cross belts, red and white striped sleeves, hooped cap (Mr B Padgett & Lord Daresbury)

5. Chasma

held up in rear, steady headway 9th, 4th travelling well before 11th, 3rd before 4 out, closed between horses and quickened to lead approaching last, kept on well run-in

5/1 7 11-4 t Jake Greenall 93
Won/7 21 Nov 2017 Sth 20½F Gd  Cl4 HcpCh £3,899 (J) bt Manwell (1)   6/1 711-8 Harry Bannister 101
10/15 11 Jan 2018 Les 20F Sft  Cl4 HcpCh £5,200 (J) to Zayfire Aramis (26)   15/2 811-13 Harry Bannister 106
3/5 06 Feb 2018 Mar 19F Sft  Cl4 HcpCh £4,614 (J) to Stoical Patient ()   9/2 812-4 Harry Bannister 106
2

led, pushed along and strongly pressed 2 out, headed approaching last, kept on same pace run-in

5/1 8 11-12 t W T Kennedy 101
Won/5 29 Mar 2017 Sdg 16½F Gd  Cl4 NovHcpCh £3,899 (J) bt Hi Dancer ()   11/8 Fav 811-10 W T Kennedy 103
Won/12 10 Apr 2017 Kel 21½F Gd  Cl4 HcpCh £4,549 (J) bt John Williams (5)   5/1 811-11 W T Kennedy 103
3/6 12 May 2017 Mar 21½F Gd  Cl4 NovHcpCh £4,549 (J) to Running Wolf (58)   5/2 2Fav 811-12 W T Kennedy 109
2/5 02 Dec 2017 Ban 17½F Sft  Cl4 HcpCh £4,224 (J) to Uno Valoroso (2)   9/4 Fav 811-1 W T Kennedy 109
2/7 26 Dec 2017 Sdg 19½F Sft  Cl4 HcpCh £4,549 (J) to Dica (shd)   4/1 2Fav 811-7 W T Kennedy 109
Won/5 25 Jan 2018 Kel 17F Hy  Cl4 HcpCh £4,614 (J) bt Vengeur De Guye (16)   11/8 Fav 911-1 B Hughes 109
3

raced wide, held up in last pair, headway chasing leaders 9th, 2nd next, every chance 2 out, soon ridden, 3rd and one pace before the last

4/1 2Fav 9 10-12 George Blackwell (7) 94
Won/4 23 Apr 2017 Wcn 25F GF  Cl4 HcpCh £4,874 (J) bt Best Boy Barney ()   9/4 2Fav 911-1 George Blackwell 94
4/6 01 Jun 2017 Ffl 21F Gd  Cl4 NovHcpCh £3,899 (J) to Danvinnie (61)   5/2 2Fav 911-6 R Johnson 99
5/8 27 Jun 2017 New 26F GF  Cl5 NovHcpCh £4,386 (J) to Oriental Fixer (19½)   9/1 911-11 George Blackwell 99
4 8

chased leader until 9th, losing place when hit next, struggling in last pair 12th, driven in modest 4th after 4 out

15/2 5 10-8 t Jan Faltejsek 84
5 32

raced wide, chased leaders, went 2nd 9th until next, chased leaders, weakened 4 out, tailed off

6/1 10 11-0 Thomas Dowson (5) 94
7/10 29 Mar 2017 Sdg 26½F Gd  Cl4 HcpCh £3,899 (J) to Boric (37)   20/1 1010-10 Thomas Dowson 92
6/11 05 Apr 2017 Car 21F GS  Cl4 NovHcpCh £4,874 (J) to Allez Cool (18¼)   40/1 1010-13 Miss C R Crane 92
7/7 19 Apr 2017 Sdg 27F Gd  Cl5 HcpHdl £2,599 (J) to Nicki's Nipper (30)   15/2 1011-6 Thomas Dowson 83
4/10 22 Aug 2017 New 26F GS  Cl5 CondHcpCh £4,386 (J) to Culm Counsellor (30)   40/1 1011-0 Mr Robert Hawker 87
F

chased leaders until fell 8th

3/1 Fav 9 11-4 J Kington (3) 96
PU/9 28 Mar 2017 Hex 20F Hy  Cl5 HcpCh £3,249 (J) to Orioninverness  10/1 911-12 J Kington 96
6/10 06 Sep 2017 Sth 20½F Gd  Cl5 HcpHdl £2,924 (J) to Zamoyski (36)   33/1 911-2 J Kington 88
5/11 24 Sep 2017 Utt 16F GS  Cl5 HcpCh £3,899 (J) to Get Ready Freddy (25)   20/1 911-6 J Kington 94
4/16 10 Nov 2017 Hex 16F Sft  Cl5 HcpHdl £3,574 (J) to Lucarno Dancer (10)   14/1 910-9 J Kington 83
6/9 28 Nov 2017 Sdg 16½F Sft  Cl5 HcpCh £2,599 (J) to Rhythm Of Sound (20)   11/1 911-9 J Kington 91
11/11 23 Jan 2018 Wth 19½F Hy  Cl5 HcpHdl £3,509 (J) to Age Of Glory (78)   16/1 1010-5 J Kington 79
F

chased leaders until lost place and in rear 8th, poor 5th when fell 3 out

20/1 6 10-13 S A Shortall (3) 91
Share Result

Off Time: 15:15:39

Winning Time: 5m 2.15s

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2017 23:51:07

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £6.80
Tote Win £5.40 (5)
Tote Place £2.30 (5) , £2.30 (1)
Tote Swinger £3.50 (5, 1) , £3.70 (1, 4) , £4.20 (5, 4)
Tote Exacta £32.60 (5, 1)
Tote Trifecta £153.10 (5, 1, 4)
CSF £27.23 (5, 1)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2016 Soft 5 Runswick Relax 10 10 6 82 2F1226 5 days Kenneth Slack (110 miles) H Brooke 15/8 5:15.75
2015 Good 5 Light The City 8 11 9 101 549441 7 days Mrs R Carr (51 miles) Jake Greenall 11/4 5:10.28
2014 Good to Soft 6 Tiny Dancer 6 11 10 108 345212 6 days G Swinbank (23 miles) P Brennan 9/5 5:04.40