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3:40 Cheltenham 19 Mar 2021

St. James's Place Festival Challenge Cup Open Hunters' Chase

(Class 2) (5yo+) (3m2f70yds) 3m2½f New Good To Soft 22 fences
1st £21,113.99 2nd £6,237 3rd £3,118.50 4th £1,559.25 5th £779.63 6th £391.50

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Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
10 120 135 135 147
b g Kayf Tara - Exolthir (FR) (Muhtathir)
Midfield, smooth headway after 16th, going easily when close up 4 out, led narrowly 2 out, soon ridden and faced strong challenge, stayed on run-in, just held on, all out (op 14/1)
2  shd
9 120 141 135 147
b g Well Chosen - Taipans Girl (IRE) (Taipan)
Tracked leaders, pressed leader 11th, led narrowly home turn, headed when not fluent 2 out, soon ridden, kept on well and every chance run-in, just held
3  13 [13]
10 120 134 125 135
b g King's Theatre (IRE) - Honeybunch (IRE) (Supreme Leader)
Towards rear of midfield, some headway after 16th, hampered 3 out, soon ridden, went fourth but held before 2 out, stayed on run-in, went third final strides (op 11/1 tchd 17/2)
4  shd [13¼]
8 120 137 125 135
b g Passing Glance - Latenightdip (Midnight Legend)
Tracked leader, prominent 5th, led 11th, pecked on landing 3 out, soon ridden, headed home turn, stayed on but held from 2 out, no extra when lost third final strides (op 18/1)
5  [15¾]
13 120 143 123 134
b g Milan - Resenting (IRE) (Presenting)
Jumped right throughout, midfield, not fluent 6th, ridden after 4 out, well held but stayed on from 2 out (op 22/1 tchd 28/1)
6  21 [36¾]
10 120 tb 129 106 115
b g Stowaway - The Mighty Matron (IRE) (Montelimar)
Held up in rear, some headway after 16th, ridden after 18th, stumbled 4 out, weakened after 3 out (tchd 40/1)
7  [38¼]
11 120 144 105 116
b g Brian Boru - Satellite Dancer (IRE) (Satco)
Held up in rear, blundered 9th, on outer but headway from 11th, tracked leaders 14th, disputing third 3 out, soon ridden, weakened before 2 out (op 8/1)
8  [46¾]
7 120 98 107
b g Publisher (USA) - Mantilla Madam (IRE) (Topanoora)
Tracked leader, led 5th, prominent when headed 11th, mistake 18th, ridden after 4 out, weakened after 3 out (op 33/1 tchd 50/1)
9  19 [65¾]
9 120 139 82 89
b g Sulamani (IRE) - Rafiya (Halling)
Tracked leaders, lost position after 12th, midfield 13th, blundered 16th, ridden after 18th, weakened before 3 out, tailed off (op 11/1)
10  58 [123¾]
9 120 b 137 31 35
b g Flemensfirth (USA) - Aylesbury Park (IRE) (Old Vic)
Midfield, dropped to rear 13th, weakened after 16th, tailed off (op 9/1)
PU   
13 120 120
b g Oscar (IRE) - Fair Present (IRE) (Presenting)
Always towards rear, weakened after 16th, tailed off when pulled up after 3 out (op 125/1)
PU   
11 120 p 130
b g Gold Well - Little Hand (IRE) (Carroll House)
Jumped left on occasions, midfield, struggling when mistake 4 out, soon weakened, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out (tchd 66/1)
PU   
11 120 137
b g Beneficial - Desperately Hoping (IRE) (Un Desperado)
Tracked leaders, lost position after 14th, weakening when mistake 16th, soon pulled up (op 40/1)
PU   
11 120 120
bb g Presenting - Sonne Cinq (IRE) (Old Vic)
Led, tracked leader when headed 5th, lost position after 12th, soon behind, tailed off when pulled up before 15th (op 200/1)
PU   
8 120 t 130
b g Laveron - Chamanka (FR) (Cadoudal)
Didn't jump with fluency, soon raced in last and became detached, pulled up after 6th (jockey said gelding jumped poorly) (op 25/1 tchd 28/1)
PU   
8 120 123
b g Gold Well - Nylon (GER) (Law Society)
Tracked leaders, mistake 4th, hampered when midfield 11th, in rear and struggling 13th, tailed off when pulled up 3 out (op 66/1)
PU   
8 120 134
b g Schiaparelli (GER) - Cash 'N' Credit (Homo Sapien)
Jumped left on occasions, midfield, not fluent 14th, weakened after 17th, tailed off when pulled up after 3 out (op 28/1)
UR   
10 120 w2 ht 146
b g Dom Alco (FR) - Outre Mer (FR) (Sleeping Car)
In touch with leaders, dropped to midfield 7th, headway after 13th, tracked leaders 15th, going okay when stumbled badly and unseated rider 3 out (vet said gelding had blood in its right nostril post-race) (tchd 4/1)
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