Full Results

15:15 Cheltenham

Smurfit Kappa Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy (Grade 1) (Class 1)

  • 18 Runners
  • Distance: 2m 110y
  • Going: Good to Soft
  • Surface: Turf
  • added
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 3m 50.00s
  • 18 Ran
1st
5
Silk - Purple, Yellow disc, sleeves and cap
7/4
  • Form F-11311
  • Age 8
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 120
  • Trainer C A Murphy
  • Jockey A P McCoy

chased leaders, went 2nd 5th, narrow lead 2 out, hard pressed last, hard driven and stayed on gamely flat

2nd 1 l
13
Silk - ROYAL BLUE, dark green sleeves, royal blue cap
13/2
  • Form 4-35421
  • Age 7
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 131
  • Trainer Mrs J Harrington
  • Jockey B J Geraghty

held up in mid-division, headway to chase leaders 3 out, stayed on between last 2, mistake last, switched left and chased winner flat, kept on but no impression

3rd 3.5
9
Silk - Light Blue, Yellow hoop, White sleeves, Light Blue and White striped cap
11/2
  • Form 3311-17
  • Age 9
  • Weight 11-10
  • Trainer D T Hughes
  • Jockey C O'Dwyer

chased leaders, led 4th, ridden and narrowly headed 2 out, stayed challenging under pressure, driven last, no extra flat

4th 6 l
2
Silk - Dark Blue, Emerald Green hoops, quartered cap

Al Eile (IRE)

52 CDD
8/1
  • Form 63371-1
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 125
  • Trainer John Queally
  • Jockey Timmy Murphy

in touch, headway to chase leaders approaching 3 out, no extra when hit last 2

5th ¾ l
3
Silk - Black and Beige (halved), chevrons on sleeves, Beige cap

Arcalis

52 CDD
9/1
  • Form 1431-1P
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 159
  • Trainer J Howard Johnson
  • Jockey G Lee

held up in rear, hit 5th, headway from 3 out, staying on one pace when hit last

6th 9 l
6
Silk - Beige, White chevron, Black cap

Briareus

24 D
20/1
  • Form 211-201
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 150
  • Trainer A M Balding
  • Jockey Mr T Greenall

in touch until mistake and weakened 5th

7th s.h
11
Silk - Yellow and Brown stripes, hooped sleeves
500/1
  • Form 24U8U1
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 108
  • Trainer J W Mullins
  • Jockey J E Moore

held up in rear, headway from 5th, one pace and no chance when hampered last

8th ¾ l
7
Silk - Red, yellow epaulets

Faasel (IRE)

52 b BFD
16/1
  • Form 221-233
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 154
  • Trainer N G Richards
  • Jockey A Dobbin

held up in rear, headway approaching 3 out, ridden and beaten next

9th s.h
16
Silk - Red, yellow epaulets
150/1
  • Form 380-315
  • Age 12
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 149
  • Trainer N G Richards
  • Jockey B P Harding

reluctant to line up, behind, never dangerous

10th 8 l
15
Silk - White, Red stars, Red and White hooped sleeves
  • Form 253412
  • Age 7
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 150
  • Trainer S Gollings
  • Jockey T Scudamore

always behind, hampered 4th

11th 6 l
10
Silk - White, Dark Blue and Light Green striped sleeves, Light Green cap

Intersky Falcon

78 bt D
66/1
  • Form 68-2P27
  • Age 9
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 157
  • Trainer Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey M A Fitzgerald

held up in mid-division, hampered 4th, weakened next

12th 15 l
1
Silk - Royal blue, white hoops, white sleeves, royal blue diamonds, royal blue cap
150/1
  • Form 11-1180
  • Age 5
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 147
  • Trainer R C Guest
  • Jockey P C O'Neill

chased leader to 5th, weakened rapidly before next

13th dist
4
Silk - RED, WHITE star, BLACK and RED striped sleeves, WHITE cap, BLACK star
500/1
  • Form P00P-FP
  • Age 12
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 130
  • Trainer Ph Cottin
  • Jockey B Hitchcott

always behind, hit 2nd

14th dist
8
Silk - Yellow, White diamonds, White sleeves, Yellow cap, White diamonds
  • Form 1115-PF
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-10
  • Trainer C Von Der Recke
  • Jockey Paul Carberry

led at fast pace, headed 4th, weakened rapidly next, tailed off

PU
12
Silk - Light Blue, Pink chevrons, Light Blue sleeves, Light Blue cap, Pink star
  • Form F35
  • Age 7
  • Weight 11-10
  • Trainer R S Brookhouse
  • Jockey J P McNamara

behind, hampered 4th, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

F
14
Silk - WHITE, large BLACK spots, BLACK cap

Penzance

24 BFCDD
40/1
  • Form 111-347
  • Age 5
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 145
  • Trainer A King
  • Jockey R Thornton

in touch, ridden and weakened before 3 out, 6th and well beaten when fell last

PU
17
Silk - RED, WHITE star, BLACK and RED striped sleeves, WHITE cap, BLACK star

Turnium (FR)

46 bt
500/1
  • Form 27P0-PP
  • Age 11
  • Weight 11-10
  • Official Rating 130
  • Trainer Ph Cottin
  • Jockey James Davies

soon driven along in rear, mistake 3rd, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

F
18
Silk - BLACK and RED STRIPES, white cap
  • Form 1211-12
  • Age 7
  • Weight 11-3
  • Official Rating 124
  • Trainer Thomas Mullins
  • Jockey Ruby Walsh

close up when fell 4th

Betting breakdown

  • Tote Win: £2.70Tote Place: £1.30,£2.50,£2.40
  • Straight Forecast: £11.48Exacta: £12.00Trifecta: £27.40