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16:10 Cheltenham 13 Mar 2020

St. James's Place Foxhunter Challenge Cup Open Hunters' Chase

Class 2 | 5YO plus

Winner £26,685 - 21 ran

3m 2f 70y

Good to Soft (Soft in places)

Draw Advantage: None

Weighed In
Position
Dist Btn
Horse
SP
Age / Wt
OR
Jockey / Trainer
1
66/1
10 12-0
126

held up mid-division, headway 4 out, close up going well next, led 2 out, ridden clear before last, stayed on well, comfortably

2
10
11/4 Fav
8 12-0
135

held up mid-division, headway on outside before 3 out, soon tracked leaders, ridden into 2nd when switched inside between last 2, kept on same pace, no chance with winner

3
5
3/1 2Fav
10 12-0 t b
141

tracked leaders, blundered 15th, headway on inside after 4 out, led after next, headed 2 out, no impression in 3rd before last

4
15/2
9 12-0
127

mid-division, headway 4 out, tracked leaders next, driven and not quicken after 2 out, well held in 4th from last

5
5/1
10 12-0 t p
142

held up towards rear, headway 4 out, chased leaders next, one pace before 2 out, never able to challenge

6
1
100/1
8 12-0
125

led, driven and headed after 3 out, ridden before next, no extra and lost place between last 2, weakened flat

7
11
12/1
7 12-0
 - 

mid-division, mistake 4th (water), headway under pressure before 3 out, soon ridden, never threatened leaders, weakened after next

8
¾
40/1
8 11-7
122

chased clear leaders to 15th, struggling in mid-division next, no danger after

9
33/1
10 12-0 t
141

behind, pushed along after 4 out, plugged on past beaten rivals from last, never nearer

10
nk
50/1
10 12-0 t
130

mid-division, headway under pressure before 3 out, soon ridden, never reached leaders, weakened next

11
25/1
11 12-0
142

always towards rear

12
shd
100/1
11 12-0 t
125

behind, some headway into mid-division after 4 out, never reached leaders, weakened after 2 out

13
12
25/1
13 12-0 t v
140

tracked leaders, went 2nd at 13th, lost place 3 out, soon weakened, tailed off

14
18
66/1
8 12-0 p1
125

never better than mid-division behind from 16th, tailed off 3 out

15
hd
50/1
12 12-0 t
132

chased leaders, blundered and lost place 17th, soon behind, tailed off

16
39
100/1
12 12-0 t
130

chased leaders to 17th, soon behind, weakened 3 out, tailed off

17
48
100/1
12 12-0 p
127

mid-division on inside, mistake 16th, ridden after 3 out, soon weakened, tailed off

PU
33/1
12 12-0 p
135

mid-division on outside, lost place and behind from 5th, not travel well and pulled up before 7th

PU
8/1
11 12-0 t
139

chased leaders on inside, lost place 15th, weakened 3 out, behind when pulled up before next

PU
50/1
6 12-0 h
122

always behind, mistake and rider lost iron briefly 15th, hit 4 out, soon weakened, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

PU
100/1
12 12-0 p
133

chased leader, not fluent 13th, lost place next, behind from 16th, pulled up after next

NonRunner

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NonRunner

NonRunner

Betting returns

Type Winnings
Betfair SP £224.95
CSF £248.56 (12, 3)
Tricast £766.77 (12, 3, 19)
Tote Win £162.60 (12)
Tote Place £25.30 (12), £1.50 (3), £1.50 (19)
Tote Swinger £164.40 (3, 12), £2.60 (3, 19), £92.30 (12, 19)
Tote Exacta £872.00 (12, 3)
Tote Trifecta £13,995.40 (12, 3, 19)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2019 Good to Soft 24 Hazel Hill 11 12 0 - 1112-11 53 days Philip Rowley (56 miles) Mr Alex Edwards 7/ 2 6:52.13
2018 Soft 24 Pacha Du Polder 11 12 0 - 34114-3 23 days P Nicholls (69 miles) Miss H C Tucker 25/ 1 7:17.20
2017 Good 23 Pacha Du Polder 10 12 0 - 56-3341 35 days P Nicholls (69 miles) Bryony Frost 16/ 1 6:42.90
2016 Good 24 On The Fringe 11 12 0 - 2211-17 41 days E Bolger Ms N Carberry 13/ 8 6:53.70
2015 Soft 24 On The Fringe 10 12 0 - 23-1122 33 days E Bolger Ms N Carberry 6/ 1 6:59.70
2014 Good 24 Tammys Hill 9 12 0 - 1-61213 20 days L Lennon Mr J J Smyth 15/ 2 6:50.60
2013 Soft 23 Salsify 8 12 0 - 1F-1221 34 days R Sweeney Mr C J Sweeney 2/ 1 7:15.30
2012 Good 22 Salsify 7 12 0 - U-112P1 33 days R Sweeney Mr C J Sweeney 7/ 1 6:44.40
2011 Good 24 Zemsky 8 12 0 - 211521 30 days I Ferguson Mr Derek O'Connor 33/ 1 6:37.10
2010 Good to Soft 24 Baby Run 10 12 0 - 132-121 21 days N Twiston-Davies (1 miles) Sam Twiston-Davies 9/ 2 6:56.00
2009 Good to Soft 24 Cappa Bleu 7 12 0 - F21-111 26 days Mrs S Crow (77 miles) Mr R Burton 11/ 2 6:54.30
2008 Good to Soft 23 Amicelli 9 12 0 - 00-P211 27 days Mrs C Coward (198 miles) Mr O Greenall 33/ 1 7:01.20
2007 Good to Soft 24 Drombeag 9 12 0 - 3-119F0 324 days Jonjo O'Neill (1 miles) Mr J T McNamara 20/ 1 6:46.60
2006 Good 24 Whyso Mayo 9 12 0 - 33114U 33 days Raymond Hurley Mr D Murphy 20/ 1 6:42.70
2005 Good 24 Sleeping Night 9 12 0 - 245-1U1 28 days P Nicholls (69 miles) Mr C J Sweeney 7/ 2 6:50.40
2004 Good 24 Earthmover 13 12 0 - 11-11P2 25 days P Nicholls (69 miles) Miss A Goschen 14/ 1 6:57.10
2003 Good 24 Kingscliff 6 12 0 - 11-11 25 days Mrs S Alner (88 miles) R Young 11/ 4 6:49.50
2002 Good 21 Last Option 10 12 0 - 33P4-43 13 days Mrs R Tate (193 miles) Mrs F Needham 20/ 1 7:01.60
2000 Good to Firm 24 Cavalero 11 12 0 - 58P-221 12 days H Manners (33 miles) Mr A Charles Jones 16/ 1 6:36.61

Race Favourite Stats
Year Favourite Finish Position Winner Market Position
2019 1 1
2018 8 11
2017 4 6
2016 1 1
2015 3 2
2014 5 4
2013 1 1
2012 2 3
2011 DNF, 4 10
2010 1, DNF 1

Race Record
Distance Record Time
3m 2f 70y 6:34.80

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