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1:30 Cheltenham 9 Dec 2006

Mears Group "Relkeel" Hurdle Grade 2

(Class 1) (4yo+) (2m5f103yds) 2m5½f New Soft 10 hurdles
1st £22,808 2nd £8,556 3rd £4,284 4th £2,136 5th £1,072
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
7 117 161 93 164
b g Oscar(IRE) - Cailin Supreme(IRE) (Supreme Leader)
Raced in close 3rd until tracked leader from 5th, quickened approaching 2 out, jumped into lead last, soon in command, easily (op 1-3 tchd 2-5 in places)
2  3
4 111 150 84 150
b g Mister Baileys - Wannaplantatree (Niniski)
Led, mistake 3 out, ridden and quickened approaching 2 out but always stalked by winner, narrowly headed last, kept on well but no chance (op 3-1)
3  43 [46]
6 111 41 107
b g Law Society(USA) - Pariana(USA) (Bering)
Held up in fourth, in touch until leading pair quickened away after 3 out, stayed on for distant 3rd (tchd 28-1)
4  43 [89]
7 1012 120 61
b g Accordion(IRE) - Gaye Humour(IRE) (Montelimar)
Chased leader to 5th, stayed in close 3rd until leading pair quickened clear after 3 out, jumped badly left last, tailed off
5  30 [119]
7 105 p 24
b m Witness Box(USA) - Artistic Quay(IRE) (Quayside I)
Reluctant to race and always tailed off