Full Results

14:10 Cheltenham

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

  • 7 Runners
  • Distance: 1m 7f 199y
  • Going: Good to Soft (Soft in places)
  • Surface: Turf
  • £150,000 added
  • Winner: £85,425
  • 2nd: £32,055
  • 3rd: £16,050
  • 4th: £7,995
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 3m 48.70s
  • Off Time: 14:10:49
  • 7 Ran
1st
3

Douvan (FR)

51 DCD
1/4
  • Form: 11-1111
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-4
  • Official Rating: 161
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: Ruby Walsh

prominent, led 3rd, clear when reached at last and mistake, stayed on well, comfortably

2nd 7 l
5
9/1
  • Form: 13-2112
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-4
  • Official Rating: 150
  • Trainer: H De Bromhead
  • Jockey: J J Burke

led until 3rd, tracked winner until before 3 out, unable to quicken when hampered and left 2nd 2 out, no impression, stayed on

3rd 3¾ l
4
33/1
  • Form: 1-11233
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-4
  • Official Rating: 145
  • Trainer: N P Mulholland
  • Jockey: R Johnson

tracked leaders, outpaced in 4th and beaten when slightly hampered 2 out, stayed on to take 3rd final 75 yards, no chance with winner

4th 2¼ l
6
14/1
  • Form: 102111
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-4
  • Official Rating: 155
  • Trainer: G Elliott
  • Jockey: B J Cooper

held up in last trio, pecked 2nd, headway 3 out, left 3rd when bumped 2 out, mistake last, weakened and dropped to 4th inside final 100 yards

5th 1 l
1

Aso (FR)

32 p D
66/1
  • Form: 0-22213
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-4
  • Official Rating: 145
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: Aidan Coleman

in rear, mistake 1st, jumped slowly 3rd and pushed along briefly, mistake when in still in touch 3 out, soon outpaced, no impression after

F
2
40/1
  • Form: 4074-12
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-4
  • Official Rating: 143
  • Trainer: N P Mulholland
  • Jockey: N D Fehily

held up in last trio, took keen hold, pecked 6th, headway on outside to track leaders 3 out, outpaced before home bend, no impression when fell 2 out

UR
7
8/1
  • Form: 285-121
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-4
  • Official Rating: 152
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: Nico de Boinville

tracked leaders, not fluent 6th, went 2nd approaching 3 out, ridden and 1 1/2 lengths off winner when blundered and unseated rider 2 out

Betting breakdown

  • Tote Win: £1.10Tote Place: £1.10,£3.00
  • Straight Forecast: £3.67Exacta: £3.00Trifecta: £28.50Swingers: 1&2 £4.00,1&3 £1.30,2&3 £10.80
  • Placepot: £38.90Pool: £1,308,467.20,24516.05 winning tickets
  • Quadpot: £28.60Pool: £43,158.10,1113.02 winning tickets