Full Results

13:10 Cheltenham

Independent Newspaper Novices' Chase (registered As The November Novices' Chase) (grade 2) (Class 1)

  • 5 Runners
  • Distance: 2m
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
  • £30,000 added
  • Winner: £17,103
  • 2nd: £6,417
  • 3rd: £3,213
  • 4th: £1,602
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 4m 4.20s
  • Off Time: 13:10:38
  • 5 Ran
1st
5
Silk - Royal blue, red sleeves, white spots, red cap, white spots

Ghizao (GER)

29 BFCD
13/2
  • Form 12108-2
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-2

jumped well, chased leader, led after 4th, joined before 3 out, asserted soon after 2 out, shaken up and drew away from last, easily

2nd 10 l
4
Silk - Dark Blue, Light Blue hoop, checked sleeves and cap
5/2
  • Form 4111-2
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-2

chased leading trio, went 3rd before 4 out, pushed along and not pace of front pair after 3 out, not fluent 2 out, stayed on from last, took 2nd final 100 yards, no chance with easy winner

3rd nk
2
Silk - Emerald Green, Yellow chevron and sleeves, Red cap
  • Form 145-111
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-8

led until after 4th, chased winner, pressed from before 3 out and every chance, pushed along when not fluent 2 out, soon well held, weakened and no impression when lost 2nd final 100 yards

4th 12 l
1
Silk - Black, yellow triple diamond, diabolo on sleeves and diamond on cap
10/3
  • Form 56-3111
  • Age 5
  • Weight 11-8
  • Official Rating 143

chased leading pair, pushed along after 9th, outpaced next, soon no chance, took modest 4th towards finish

5th 1 l
3
Silk - Emerald Green, Dark Green sleeves, Dark Green and Emerald Green quartered cap
4/1
  • Form 41320-1
  • Age 5
  • Weight 11-6
  • Official Rating 147

not fluent, held up last, went right 7th and next, headway to 4th when hit 4 out and ridden, beaten soon after, went badly right 2 out, lost modest 4th towards finish

Betting breakdown

  • Tote Win: £7.90Tote Place: £2.50,£1.30
  • Straight Forecast: £21.91Exacta: £20.70
  • Placepot: £90.70Pool: £205,485.45,1652.48 winning tickets
  • Quadpot: £18.70Pool: £14,914.11,587.84 winning tickets