16:10 Cheltenham

Saturday 26 January 2019

All12:4013:1513:5014:2515:0015:3516:10
  • Steel Plate And Sections Handicap Hurdle
  • Class 2  |   2m 179y  |   Good to Soft (Good in places)  |   12 Runners  |   Turf
  • Weighed In
  • Off time: 16:11  |   Winning time: 4m 10.7s
1st
12
8/1
T: F O'BrienJ: P J Brennan
Raced keenly, held up well in rear, some headway 2 out but still plenty to do, closing in 4th going well last, switched left flat, soon led, readily asserted op 13/2
2nd
2 ¾
9
3/1f
T: D SkeltonJ: Harry Skelton
Held up in mid-division, headway 3 out, pushed along in 3rd before not fluent last, went 2nd flat, not pace of winner op 7/2
3rd
2 ½
8
9/2
T: T LaceyJ: R Johnson
Tracked leader, not fluent 2nd, hit 4th, led when mistake 3 out, headed before not fluent last, stayed on same pace op 7/1
4th
4
3
10/1
T: T R GeorgeJ: J J Burke
Tracked leaders, left 2nd 3 out, led before last, headed flat, no extra towards finish tchd 9/1 and tchd 11/1
5th
17
5
25/1
T: C L TizzardJ: T Scudamore
Held up towards rear, some headway 2 out, soon weakened op 20/1
6th
17
10
9/1
T: J W MullinsJ: T J O'Brien
Mid-division, headway 5th, hampered 3 out, weakened after 2 out op 7/1
7th
4 ½
4
50/1
T: Evan WilliamsJ: Conor Ring
Held up in rear, hampered 3 out, soon weakened
8th
17
2
8/1
T: T LaceyJ: Aidan Coleman
Chased leaders, outpaced after 2 out, soon weakened tchd 15/2
9th
1 ¾
1
25/1
T: D McCain JnrJ: W T Kennedy
Mid-division on inside, ridden after 3 out, soon weakened
10th
17
6
510-10
33/1
T: P J HobbsJ: B J Geraghty
Held up, mistake 4th, hampered 5th, weakened after 3 out

Also Ran

F
7
9/1
T: R WalfordJ: Stan Sheppard (3)
Led, headed when fell 3 out tchd 8/1
F
11
7/1
T: C GordonJ: Harry Reed (3)
Chased leaders, fell 5th op 8/1

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Betting Breakdown

Tote Win:£8.00Pl:£2.50, £1.70, £1.90EX:£35.50Trifecta:£326.70Tricast:£125.32SF:£32.17Swingers:£6.90, £7.50, £3.40

Forecasts

Flash The Steel (3/1), Flashing Glance (9/2), Maquisard (7/1), Benny's Bridge (8/1), Equus Amadeus (8/1), Nelson's Touch (9/1), Our Merlin (9/1), Champagne City (10/1), Storm Home (25/1), Chti Balko (25/1), Demopolis (33/1), John Constable (50/1)

Verdict

CHAMPAGNE CITY is expected to come on for a solid come back effort last time and he will be better suited to the likely decent ground than several of these. Maquisard would appear to still be on a workable handicap mark while Nelson's Touch has been running well in defeat of late.
  1. Champagne City
  2. Maquisard
  3. Nelson's Touch

Previous Winners

2018
Remiluc
Weight: 11-12  |Age: 9
20/1

Prize Money

1st: £17,022.002nd: £5,054.003rd: £2,527.004th: £1,260.005th: £632.006th: £319.007th: £160.008th: £77.00
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