3:40 Cheltenham 13 Dec 1997
Bristol Novices' Hurdle Class A(Class 1) (2m7f213yds) 3m New Good 12 hurdles
1st £9,555 2nd £3,616.50 3rd £1,770.75 4th £807.75
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
|b g Kahyasi(IRE) - Sarah Georgina (Persian Bold)|
|Always prominent, hit 7th, led approaching last, soon headed, led flat, all out|
|b g Homo Sapien(IRE) - Oralee (Prominer)|
|Held up, hit 6th, headway 2 out, led on bit and hit last, soon headed, hard ridden, ran on|
|bb g Lord Americo - Quick Frozen (Arctic Slave)|
|Held up, headway after 3 out, led after 2 out, headed approaching last, one pace flat|
|b g Riverman(USA) - Marie De Russy(FR) (Sassafras)|
|Held up, ridden after 2 out, weakened approaching last|
|b g Le Bavard(FR) - Fast Adventure (Deep Run)|
|Led, ridden after 8th, headed 2 out, soon weakened|
|b g Silver Hawk(USA) - Andover Cottage(USA) (Affiliate)|
|Behind, jumped slowly 1st, ridden 3 out, never near leaders|
|b g Celestial Storm(USA) - No Jazz (Jaazeiro)|
|Chased leader, hit 8th, ridden 3 out, led and mistake 2 out, soon headed and weakened|
|b g Strong Gale(IRE) - Arctic Bavard (Le Bavard)|
|Held up, ridden 3 out, soon behind|
|br g Strong Gale(IRE) - Liffey Travel (Le Bavard)|
|Hit 4th, always behind, tailed off|
- 9 ran Winning time: 6m 0.70s (slow by 19.70s) Total SP: 119%
- 1st owner: Mrs S Y Thomas (Lord Jim I) 1st breeder: Woodcote Stud Ltd
- 2nd owner: Seamus O'Farrell (Promalee)
- 3rd owner: M P Burke's 5th Family Settlement (Easy Feelin)
- Tote win: £8.40 PL: £2.30 £1.20 £1.60 Ex: £10.20 CSF: £21.84 Trifecta: £19.60 Pool: £1,761.03. 63.57 winning tickets.
- Jackpot: £15,848.40 to a £1 stake. Pool: £24,554. 1.10 winning tickets.
- Placepot: £278 to a £1 stake. Pool: £60,007.94. 157.55 winning tickets.
- Quadpot: £17.30 to a £1 stake. Pool: £4,372.62. 186.39 winning tickets.