Ballymore Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) (Registered As The Baring Bingham) (GBB Race) 2m 5f

  • (4yo+, 2m 5f, Class 1, 9 runners)
  • Winner £75,964 2nd £28,620 3rd £14,324 4th £7,155 5th £3,591 6th £1,796 7th £891 8th £459
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 20.38s
  • Off time: 13:30:26

Full Result

13:30 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 6 Sir Gerhard (IRE) W P Mullins 7 11-7 P Townend 8/11f
SP 8/11f Mid-division on outside, raced keenly, closed 4th, went 2nd next, going well 2 out, led off final bend, edged left briefly, stayed on well and well in command flat
2nd 8 Three Stripe Life (IRE) G Elliott 6 11-7 D N Russell 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up rear of mid-division, headway 5th, hit 7th, 3rd and going off before 2 out, ridden final bend, went 2 1/2 lengths 2nd last, edged right and no impression on winner flat, kept on opened 17/2
3rd 9 9 Whatdeawant (IRE) W P Mullins 6 11-7 D E Mullins 18/1
SP 18/1 Led until after 2nd, lost place after next, effort 3 out, outpaced in 4th 2 out, no impression, left 12 lengths 3rd last, kept on opened 20/1
4th 3 I Am Maximus (FR) N J Henderson 6 11-7 N de Boinville 12/1
SP 12/1 Tracked leaders on inside, keen early, not fluent 2nd, soon lost place, pushed along 6th, ridden and headway before 3 out, well held 5th 2 out, weakened final bend, left 4th last opened 14/1
5th 33 2 Hemlock T Gibney 5 11-7 D J O'Keeffe 200/1
SP 200/1 With leader, led after 2nd, headed after 4th, ridden and weakened well before 3 out, tailed off
6th 6 1 Haxo (FR) W P Mullins 5 11-7 S F O'Keeffe 125/1
SP 125/1 Held up in rear, mistake 1st, not fluent 6th, struggling after next, well behind 3 out, tailed off
7th 4 5 Scarface (IRE) C L Tizzard 5 11-7 Brendan Powell 66/1
SP 66/1 Always towards rear, some headway before 3 out, no impression, well behind in 6th 2 out, tailed off
PU 7 Stage Star (IRE) P F Nicholls 6 11-7 H Cobden 7/1
SP 7/1 Tracked leaders, raced keenly, steadied 4th, effort after 7th, not fluent 3 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last
F 4 Journey With Me (IRE) H De Bromhead 6 11-7 Rachael Blackmore 5/1
SP 5/1 Tracked leaders on outside, went 2nd 3rd, led after next, ridden and headed off final bend, just lost 2nd and fading when fell last opened 9/2

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.73 Tote Place £1.10 (6), £2.20 (8), £3.10 (9) Straight Forecast £7.49 Exacta £6.40 Trifecta £40.50 Swingers 1&2 £1.80,1&3 £3.30,2&3 £8.30

Jackpot £32,203.25 carried forward to Cheltenham, 17th Mar
Placepot £93.60, Pool: £1170157.0, 9120.51 winning tickets
Quadpot £60.20, Pool: £67700.56, 831.69 winning tickets