Full Results

14:35 Cheltenham

Irish Independent Arkle Challenge Trophy Chase (grade 1) (Class 1)

  • 13 Runners
  • Distance: 2m
  • Going: Soft, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
  • £170,000 added
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 3m 51.40s
  • Off Time: 14:40:09
  • 13 Ran
1st
6
  • Form: 2-21211
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton

mid-division, took closer order 6th, went 2nd 3 out, not fluent 2 out, ridden to lead before last, ran on strongly flat

2nd 5 l
8
10/3
  • Form: 8-03111
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-2
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: R Johnson

chased leaders, lost place from 8th, progress from 3 out, left 4 lengths 3rd when hampered 2 out, stayed on to take 2nd flat, not trouble winner

3rd 1 l
10
  • Form: 23-2111
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-2
  • Official Rating: 147
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: M A Fitzgerald

led, hit 5th, headed briefly 6th, ridden and headed when went left last, no impression, lost 2nd flat

4th ¾ l
4

Faasel (IRE)

48 b D
16/1
  • Form: 822-551
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Trainer: N G Richards
  • Jockey: A Dobbin

in rear, driven along from 8th, headway from 3 out, slightly hampered 2 out, stayed on same pace from last

5th 6 l
1
  • Form: 11F211
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 139
  • Trainer: Ferdy Murphy
  • Jockey: G Lee

held up, not fluent 3rd, headway 3 out, ridden and one pace after 2 out, weakened last

6th 20 l
2
9/1
  • Form: 2336-11
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 145
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: Timmy Murphy

mid-division, headway on outside approaching 5th, jumped slowly 7th, jumped slowly and lost place 8th, switched to inside approaching 9th, weakened approaching 3 out

7th 3.5
5
20/1
  • Form: 491-111
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Trainer: J Howard Johnson
  • Jockey: P J Brennan

chased leaders, went 2nd briefly 4th, hit 5th and 7th, joined leader 8th, wandered and losing place when not fluent 3 out, soon weakened

8th 12 l
9
20/1
  • Form: 1-1F312
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-2
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: S Thomas

held up towards rear, ridden after 8th, soon struggling, well behind 3 out

9th 1.75
11
16/1
  • Form: 881411
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-2
  • Official Rating: 142
  • Trainer: J Jay
  • Jockey: L P Aspell

took keen hold towards rear, headway 8th, jumped slowly 9th, ridden and weakened approaching 3 out

10th 10 l
13
20/1
  • Form: 11F122
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-0
  • Trainer: Mrs J Harrington
  • Jockey: A D Leigh

chased leader, jumped right 5th, led briefly 6th, not fluent 7th, lost 2nd 8th, weakened after 4 out, blundered badly 3 out

F
3
  • Form: 11-1211
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 147
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: A P McCoy

in touch, hit 7th, disputing 1 length 3rd when fell 2 out

PU
7
100/1
  • Form: 13-3156
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Trainer: C Byrnes
  • Jockey: C O'Dwyer

behind when mistake 1st, jumped left 2nd, soon well behind, tailed off when pulled up before 6th

F
12
12/1
  • Form: 153P-12
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-2
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: Ruby Walsh

held up towards rear, headway 7th, disputing 1 length 3rd when fell 2 out

Betting breakdown

  • Tote Win: £4.90Tote Place: £2.20,£1.60,£2.80
  • Straight Forecast: £15.09Exacta: £11.90Trifecta: £161.10
  • Placepot: £210.50Pool: £879,506.70,3050 winning tickets
  • Quadpot: £82.20Pool: £22,406.25,201.5 winning tickets