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  • 14:05 Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Chase 2m

  • (Grade 1) £150,000 added 5yo+ 7 ran
  • Winner £85,425 2nd £32,055 3rd £16,050 4th £7,995
  • Going: Soft (Good to Soft in places; Cross Country: Soft)
  • Surface: Turf
    Weighed In
  • Winning time: 4m 1.06s
  • Off time: 14:40:48

Full result

14:05 Cheltenham Result 12th March 2013
Pos Draw Dist Horse Weight Jockey Trainer Age SP
1st Simonsig 11-7 B J Geraghty N J Henderson 7 8/15f
Raced keenly, tracked leading pair, blundered 9th, went 2nd 4 out, led going well after next, 2 lengths clear last, ridden flat, kept on opened 8/15 touched 4/7 £20000-£35000 £4000-£7000(x2) £1200-£2100(x3) £800-£1400(x4) £800-£1500(x6)
2nd Baily Green (IRE) 11-7 D J Casey M F Morris 7 33/1
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 opened 33/1 touched 33/1
3rd 13 His Excellency (IRE) 11-7 T Scudamore D Pipe 5 80/1
Held up behind in touch, headway into 4th after 4 out, went 3rd 2 out, kept on same pace, no chance with front pair opened 66/1 touched 80/1
4th 15 Overturn (IRE) 11-7 J M Maguire D McCain Jnr 9 7/2
Led, joined when blundered 3 out, soon ridden and headed, weakened next opened 9/2 touched 9/2 £18000-£4000 £10000-£2500 £4000-£1000(x3)
5th 16 Tap Night (USA) 11-7 A P McCoy Miss Lucinda V Russell 6 25/1
Held up behind, not fluent 7th (water), struggling 9th, no danger after opened 25/1 touched 25/1
6th Majala (FR) 11-7 P J Brennan T R George 7 33/1
Mistake 1st and next, held up in touch, struggling 9th, soon lost touch opened 25/1 touched 33/1
PU Arvika Ligeonniere (FR) 11-7 R Walsh W P Mullins 8 15/2
Pressed leader on outside, lost place 4 out, weakened next, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out opened 7/1 touched 15/2 £7000-£1000 £3500-£500

Betting breakdown

Tote Win: £0.00 Tote Place: ££1.30,£7.60
Straight Forecast: £0.00 Exacta: £0.00 Trifecta: £0.00 Swingers: 1&2:£4.90 2&3:£35.40 1&3:£10.80

Jackpot: £2,339.60, Pool: £77439.85, 23.5 winning tickets
Placepot: £10.90, Pool: £873081.5, 57947.05 winning tickets
Quadpot: £7.90, Pool: £22781.45, 2133.29 winning tickets