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2 14:10 Cheltenham 11th Mar 2020

RSA Insurance Novices' Chase (Grade 1) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

3m 80y Soft

Winner £98,472 - 10 ran - Draw Advantage: None
Weighed In
Position
Dist Btn
Horse
SP
Age / Wt
OR
Jockey / Trainer
1
4/1
8 11-4
153

not always fluent, held up towards rear, closed 12th, slow next (water), effort before 3 out, 3rd and outpaced home turn, pecked 2 out, 10 lengths off front pair last, stayed on well final 150 yards, led towards finish

2
1
3/1 2Fav
7 11-4
147

raced keenly, led until after 1st, led next, headed 5th, stayed pressing leader, led after 2 out, mistake last, hung right and pressed flat, headed towards finish

3
1
5/2 Fav
6 11-4
152

led after 1st, headed next, led 5th, not fluent and pecked 12th, headed after 2 out, every chance from last, 3rd and no extra close home

4
22
7/1
7 11-4 t
153

mid-division on outside, headway from 10th, every chance 3 out, 4th and outpaced before 2 out, weakened before last

5
13
100/1
7 11-4
146

chased leaders, mistake 5th, pecked 12th, mistake and lost place 4 out, soon closed back up, weakened after 3 out

6
33
20/1
8 11-4 t
155

held up towards rear on inside, not always fluent, headway 15th, lost place 3 out, soon weakened, hampered last, tailed off

U
50/1
7 11-4 h
150

held up in rear, not fluent 12th, mistake and rider lost iron briefly 14th, headway approaching 3 out, ridden and beaten before home turn, 5th and well held when blundered and unseated rider 2 out

F
6/1
6 11-4
155

chased leaders, pushed along after 4 out, outpaced after next, soon weakened, fell last

F
10/1
6 11-4
154

held up towards rear, headway 12th, outpaced after 4 out, weakened next, fell last

PU
33/1
7 11-4
152

chased leaders, dropped into mid-division from 2nd, lost place before 8th, mistake 11th, pulled up before 14th

Betting returns

Type Winnings
Betfair SP £6.00
CSF £17.19 (5, 8)
Tricast £36.48 (5, 8, 1)
Tote Win £4.50 (5)
Tote Place £1.90 (5), £1.50 (8), £1.40 (1)
Tote Swinger £2.80 (1, 5), £2.30 (1, 8), £3.50 (5, 8)
Tote Exacta £18.30 (5, 8)
Tote Trifecta £60.80 (5, 8, 1)
Previous winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2019 Soft 12 Topofthegame 7 11 4 - F412-22 77 days P Nicholls (69 miles) Harry Cobden 4/ 1 6:17.26
2018 Soft 10 Presenting Percy 7 11 4 - 6-13112 25 days P G Kelly Davy Russell 5/ 2 6:32.00
2017 Good to Soft 12 Might Bite 8 11 4 - 17-21F1 34 days N Henderson (51 miles) Nico De Boinville 7/ 2 6:08.70
2016 Good 8 Blaklion 7 11 4 - 4-4F121 39 days N Twiston-Davies (1 miles) R Hatch 8/ 1 6:05.70
2015 Good 8 Don Poli 6 11 4 - 111-211 72 days W P Mullins B J Cooper 13/ 8 6:09.20
2014 Good 15 O'Faolains Boy 7 11 4 - 114-2P1 25 days Miss R Curtis (124 miles) B J Geraghty 12/ 1 6:00.30
2013 Good to Soft 11 Lord Windermere 7 11 4 - 8-22123 32 days J H Culloty Davy Russell 8/ 1 6:25.80
2012 Good 9 Bobs Worth 7 11 4 - 111-132 25 days N Henderson (51 miles) B J Geraghty 9/ 2 6:08.10
2011 Good 12 Bostons Angel 7 11 4 - P-21411 32 days Mrs J Harrington Robbie Power 16/ 1 6:16.60
2010 Good 10 Weapon's Amnesty 7 11 4 - 5-3F122 38 days C Byrnes Davy Russell 10/ 1 6:13.60