Full Results

14:05 Cheltenham

Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Chase (Grade 1) (Class 1)

  • 7 Runners
  • Distance: 2m
  • Going: Soft (Good to Soft in places; Cross Country: Soft)
  • Surface: Turf
  • £150,000 added
  • Winner: £85,425
  • 2nd: £32,055
  • 3rd: £16,050
  • 4th: £7,995
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 4m 1.06s
  • Off Time: 14:40:48
  • 7 Ran
1st
6

Simonsig

75 CD
8/15
  • Form: 2111-11
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 160
  • Trainer: N Henderson
  • Jockey: B Geraghty

raced keenly, tracked leading pair, blundered 9th, went 2nd 4 out, led going well after next, 2 lengths clear last, ridden flat, kept on

2nd 2¼ l
2
33/1
  • Form: 111123
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 147
  • Trainer: M Morris
  • Jockey: D Casey

not fluent 2nd, held up in 4th, tracked leading pair 4 out, went 2nd before 2 out, 2 lengths down last, ridden and kept on under pressure flat, not reach winner

3rd 13 l
3
80/1
  • Form: 552302
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 151
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore

held up behind in touch, headway into 4th after 4 out, went 3rd 2 out, kept on same pace, no chance with front pair

4th 15 l
5
7/2
  • Form: 232-111
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 165
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J Maguire

led, joined when blundered 3 out, soon ridden and headed, weakened next

5th 16 l
7
25/1
  • Form: 16-1141
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 145
  • Trainer: M Russell
  • Jockey: A McCoy

held up behind, not fluent 7th (water), struggling 9th, no danger after

6th 4½ l
4

Majala (FR)

31 t D
33/1
  • Form: P32-111
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 152
  • Trainer: T George
  • Jockey: P Brennan

mistake 1st and next, held up in touch, struggling 9th, soon lost touch

PU
1
  • Form: 41/111F
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 11-7
  • Official Rating: 155
  • Trainer: W Mullins
  • Jockey: R Walsh

pressed leader on outside, lost place 4 out, weakened next, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

Betting breakdown

  • Tote Win: £1.60Tote Place: £1.30,£7.60
  • Straight Forecast: £19.84Exacta: £23.10Trifecta: £252.80Swingers: 1&2:£4.90 2&3:£35.40 1&3:£10.80
  • Placepot: £10.90Pool: £873,081.50,57947.05 winning tickets
  • Quadpot: £7.90Pool: £22,781.45,2133.29 winning tickets