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15:20 Kelso 19 Feb 2021

Cheltenham Countdown At timeform.com Handicap Hurdle (Class 3) (4YO plus)

Winner £9,487 - 7 ran

2m 51y

Soft

5
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Red and dark green (quartered), yellow sleeves, yellow cap, royal blue diamond (John & Liz Elliot)

4. Corrieben Reiver

raced keenly on outside, led after 1st, headed next, led again 3rd, drew well clear from 2 out, easily

9/1 7 11-5 125 Craig NicholA C Whillans
2 24
Black and orange (quartered), checked sleeves, orange and black quartered cap (Mrs Lynne Maclennan)

5. Ebony Jewel (IRE)

tracked leaders, hind legs sprawled badly on landing 3rd, lost place and given reminder, plugged on from 2 out, went 2nd last, no chance with winner

6/4 Fav 7 11-2 122 Richard PatrickN W Alexander
3
Red, black stripe, white and red hooped sleeves, black cap (Varlien Vyner-brooks,dave&Yvonne Simps)

1. Minella Charmer (IRE)

led until after 1st, led next, headed 3rd, not fluent 3 out, no chance with winner from 2 out, not fluent and lost 2nd last, no extra flat

15/2 10 11-12 132 B S HughesJames Moffatt
4 14
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

2. Vision Du Puy (FR)

held up, closed from 3rd, struggling in 3rd after 3 out, weakened into 4th next, tailed off

9/2 6 11-6 126 Harry SkeltonD Skelton
5 12
Grey, red stripe, armlets and cap (The Battle Of Wills Partnership)

6. Battle Of Wills (IRE)

always in rear, well beaten from 3 out, tailed off

18/1 5 11-0 120 Callum BewleyA C Whillans
6 27
Emerald green, yellow hoops, emerald green cap, white star (Mr John P McManus)

3. Countister (FR)

prominent, lost place before 5th, well beaten next, tailed off

25/1 9 11-5 125 R P McLernonB M R Haslam
U
Emerald green, white hoops, white and yellow halved sleeves, yellow cap (Kenny & Laura Haughey)

7. Serious Ego (GER)

held up towards rear, mistake and unseated rider 4th

7/2 2Fav 8 10-13 119 R D DayN G Richards

Off Time: 15:21:57

Winning Time: 4m 12.60s

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2021 23:54:07

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

raced keenly on outside, led after 1st, headed next, led again 3rd, drew well clear from 2 out, easily

9/1 7 11-5 Craig Nichol 125
2/11 13 Mar 2021 Ayr 20½F Hy  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,913 (J) to Grand Morning (3½L)   2/1 Fav 711-12 Blair Campbell 136
7/11 08 May 2021 Hdo 24½F Sft  Cl2 HcpHdl £13,112 (J) to Dell' Arca (21L)   10/3 Fav 711-9 Danny McMenamin 140
2 24

tracked leaders, hind legs sprawled badly on landing 3rd, lost place and given reminder, plugged on from 2 out, went 2nd last, no chance with winner

6/4 Fav 7 11-2 Richard Patrick 122
6/11 13 Mar 2021 Ayr 20½F Hy  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,913 (J) to Grand Morning (31L)   10/3 2Fav 710-10 C O'Farrell 120
7/13 22 Apr 2021 Per 20F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,594 (J) to Flint Hill (21L)   17/2 711-11 Brendan Powell 118
3

led until after 1st, led next, headed 3rd, not fluent 3 out, no chance with winner from 2 out, not fluent and lost 2nd last, no extra flat

15/2 10 11-12 B S Hughes 132
4 14

held up, closed from 3rd, struggling in 3rd after 3 out, weakened into 4th next, tailed off

9/2 6 11-6 Harry Skelton 126
Won/12 15 Mar 2021 Str 16½F GS  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,913 (J) bt Glory And Fortune (1¼L)   13/2 611-4 Harry Skelton 122
Won/7 03 Apr 2021 Hdo 15½F GS  Cl2 HcpHdl £18,004 (J) bt Nordic Combined (6L)   11/4 2Fav 610-13 Harry Skelton 127
5 12

always in rear, well beaten from 3 out, tailed off

18/1 5 11-0 Callum Bewley 120
5/9 06 Mar 2021 Kel 21F GS  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,512 (J) to Flash Collonges (28L)   125/1 510-3 Craig Nichol 115
7/8 27 May 2021 Car 14F GS  Cl4 Hcp £4,347 (F) to Crossing The Bar (29L)   50/1 59-7 P J McDonald 80
10/13 23 Jun 2021 Car 11F GF  Cl4 Hcp £10,800 (F) to Colony Queen (11¼L)   80/1 59-3 Rowan Scott 75
11/11 17 Aug 2021 Ham 9F Gd  Cl3 Hcp £10,308 (F) to Platinumcard (14¼L)   100/1 58-9 Cam Hardie 70
6 27

prominent, lost place before 5th, well beaten next, tailed off

25/1 9 11-5 R P McLernon 125
9/9 08 Mar 2021 Wth 16F GS  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,913 (J) to Pay The Piper (75L)   50/1 910-12 R P McLernon 120
9/9 31 Mar 2021 Hex 16F GS  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,268 (J) to Peltwell (39L)   28/1 911-11 R P McLernon 115
6/10 20 Apr 2021 Sdg 17F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,159 (J) to Burrows Diamond (39L)   33/1 911-7 R P McLernon 110
8/10 12 May 2021 Per 16F Sft  Cl5 HcpHdl £2,505 (J) to Evita Du Mesnil (17¾L)   10/1 911-12 R P McLernon 105
9/11 05 Jun 2021 Hex 16F Gd  Cl5 HcpHdlDiv2 £2,723 (J) to Coolnacritta (21L)   4/1 J2Fav 911-12 R P McLernon 100
4/10 25 Jul 2021 Utt 16F Gd  Cl5 HcpHdl £2,342 (J) to Andapa (8¼L)   14/1 911-9 R P McLernon 95
U

held up towards rear, mistake and unseated rider 4th

7/2 2Fav 8 10-13 R D Day 119
8/11 21 Apr 2021 Per 16F GS  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,228 (J) to Historic Heart (24L)   11/1 811-2 Sean Quinlan 118
2/14 17 Nov 2021 Hex 16F GS  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,268 (J) to Romeo Brown (14L)   33/1 811-7 Sean Quinlan 115
Pace Summary
Prominent racers Position Raced in rear Position
Corrieben Reiver 1st Vision Du Puy 4th
Ebony Jewel 2nd Battle Of Wills 5th
Minella Charmer 3rd Serious Ego U
Countister 6th
Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £11.00
Tote Win £8.80 (4)
Tote Place £3.70 (4) , £1.60 (5)
Tote Swinger £5.20 (1, 4) , £2.90 (1, 5) , £3.30 (4, 5)
Tote Exacta £29.10 (4, 5)
Tote Trifecta £159.00 (4, 5, 1)
CSF £22.52 (4, 5)