3:40 Cheltenham 15 Dec 2007
Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Bristol) Grade 2(Class 1) (2m7f213yds) 3m New Good 12 hurdles
1st £19,957 2nd £7,486.50 3rd £3,748.50 4th £1,869 5th £938 6th £469
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
|b g Video Rock(FR) - Diane Collonges(FR) (El Badr)|
|Tracked leaders, driven to lead before last, ridden out (op 11-2)|
|ch g Mohaajir(USA) - Jayells Dream (Space King)|
|Held up off pace in rear and still plenty to do approaching 2 out, ridden soon after and stayed on approaching last, kept on to go 2nd run-in but not reach winner (op 7-1)|
|b g In The Wings - Salinova(FR) (Linamix)|
|Held up in rear, hit 5th, still plenty to do approaching 2 out, hard ridden and stayed on approaching last when hung left, kept on run-in but not reach winner (op 5-2 tchd 11-4 and 3-1 in places)|
|b g Oscar(IRE) - Maypole Gayle (Strong Gale)|
|Held up in rear but in touch from 6th, headway 3 out, hit next, going well approaching last when mistake, ridden and soon beaten (op 4-1 tchd 11-2 and 6-1 in a place)|
|bb g City Honours(USA) - Bint Shruhoon(IRE) (Be My Native)|
|With leader until led 3 out, ridden after 2 out and headed before last, kept on same pace run-in (op 25-1)|
|ch m Zaffaran(USA) - Native Sound(IRE) (Be My Native)|
|Held up in rear but in touch from 6th, hit 7th and 4 out, chasing leaders when not fluent 2 out, weakened last (tchd 3-1, 4-1 and 9-2 in places)|
|br g Anshan - Ebony Jane (Roselier)|
|Chased leaders, hit 2 out and soon weakened (op 8-1)|
|b g Saddlers' Hall(IRE) - Minigirls Niece(IRE) (Strong Gale)|
|Led to 3 out, soon beaten|
- 8 ran Off time: 3:47:00 Winning time: 6m 6.14s (slow by 25.14s) Total SP: 116%
- 1st owner: Top Brass Partnership (Nenuphar Collonges) 1st breeder: G A E C Delorme Freres
- 2nd owner: G T Lever (Gone To Lunch)
- 3rd owner: Mrs Karen Bowen (Souffleur)
- Tote win: £4.60 PL: £1.60 £1.90 £1.30 Ex: £38.20 CSF: £35.48 Trifecta: £424.80 Pool £1,316.30 - 2.20 winning units. Place 6 £460.25, Place 5 £389.07.
- Jackpot: Not won.
- Placepot: £296.70 to a £1 stake. Pool: £207,880.45. 511.40 winning tickets.
- Quadpot: £123.80 to a £1 stake. Pool: £11,685.50. 69.80 winning tickets.