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12:10 Cheltenham 1 Jan 2014

Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle

(Class 3) (4yo+) (2m4f110yds) 2m4½f omsNew Soft 10 hurdles
1st £6,256 2nd £1,848 3rd £924 4th £462 5th £231 6th £116

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Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
5 111 63 137
b g Ballingarry(IRE) - Katioucha(FR) (Mansonnien)
Chased leaders, challenged 4 out, slight lead next, hard pressed and driven last, stayed on strongly run-in (op 12/1 tchd 14/1)
2 
6 112 54 129
b h Vinnie Roe(IRE) - Paper Money(IRE) (Supreme Leader)
Led to 4th, stayed pressing leader, challenged 3 out, still upsides next and challenged last, stayed on run-in to hold 2nd but no impression on winner (op 33/1)
3  nk [2½]
5 118 60 135
b g Garuda(IRE) - Jacks Sister(IRE) (Entitled)
Chased leaders, led 4th to 4 out, stayed front rank, ridden approaching last, kept on to close on 2nd run-in but no impression on winner (op 9/4)
4  6 [8½]
7 1112 140 58 132
b g Pierre - Almilto(IRE) (Mandalus)
In rear but in touch, headway to track leaders 2 out, ridden last, weakened final 120yds (op 2/1 tchd 10/3)
5  [11¾]
6 1112 133 55 129
b g King's Theatre(IRE) - Friendly Craic(IRE) (Mister Lord)
In rear but in touch, headway to chase leaders 2 out, ridden last, soon weakened (op 7/2)
6  [14½]
5 112 42 117
b g Dom Alco(FR) - Diane Collonges(FR) (El Badr)
Chased leaders, hit 3 out, ridden next, weakened before last (op 8/1 tchd 13/2)