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  • 14:10 Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle2m 5f 26y

  • £17,000 added 4yo+ 6 ran
  • Winner £10,635 2nd £3,142 3rd £1,571 4th £785
  • Going: Good
  • Surface: Turf
    Weighed In
  • Winning time: 5m 5.10s
  • Off time: 14:11:48

Full result

14:10 Cheltenham Result 23rd October 2015
Pos Draw Dist Horse Weight Jockey Trainer Age SP
1st Penglai Pavilion (USA) 11-6 Aidan Coleman J P Ferguson 5 11/4
Held up in touch in 4th, closed 3 out, challenged last, shaken up to lead final 150 yards, ran on well and drew clear, easily opened 2/1 touched 11/4
2nd Laurium 11-6 David Bass N J Henderson 5 16/1
Tracked leaders, went 2nd from 4th, not fluent 7th, challenged last, soon led, headed and outpaced by winner final 150 yards opened 12/1 touched 16/1
3rd 6 Sandymount Duke (IRE) 11-6 B J Geraghty Mrs J Harrington 6 2/1f
Led, ridden and joined when mistake last, soon headed, no extra final 150 yards opened 7/2 touched 7/2
4th 5 Robin Of Locksley (IRE) 10-12 Harry Skelton D Skelton 5 22/1
Held up in rear, took keen hold, not fluent 6th, effort on outside 3 out, hit 2 out, outpaced before last, weakened flat opened 20/1 touched 22/1
5th ½ Exxaro (IRE) 11-6 J J Burke H De Bromhead 5 9/4
Tracked leader until 4th, lost place 3 out, weakened after next opened 5/2 touched 5/2
6th 2 Casual Approach (IRE) 11-6 R Johnson G Elliott 6 8/1
Held up in rear, raced keenly to 3rd, not fluent 3 out, effort on inside 2 out, soon ridden, outpaced and no impression when not fluent last, weakened flat opened 8/1 touched 8/1
NR Oh Land Abloom (IRE) 11-6 T E Whelan N B King 5

Betting breakdown

Tote Win: £0.00 Tote Place: ££1.80,£4.80
Straight Forecast: £0.00 Exacta: £0.00 Trifecta: £0.00 Swingers: 1&2 £5.70,1&3 £1.60,2&3 £8.70

Placepot: £1,628.30, Pool: £107646.54, 48.26 winning tickets
Quadpot: £169.60, Pool: £9191.97, 40.1 winning tickets

Verdict

John Ferguson: "He was a good Flat horse a long time ago and has had his difficult times. I was very lucky to be given him. You've got the Paddy Power meeting coming up in a month. I might give that a miss and just leave him for the Challow Hurdle, or something like that."