2m. 7f. 213yds. (Class 2) 4-y-o plus12 Ran
Jockey Club Cheltenham And SW Syndicate Handicap Hurdle (GBB Race) of £15,000.00 4-y-o plus
1st - £7,804.00, 2nd - £3,588.00, 3rd - £1,794.00, 4th - £897.00, 5th - £448.00, 6th - £224.00 12 Ran
- Stewards Report
Following the race, the representative of Dan Skelton reported that Encore Champs (IRE), which started favourite and finished last of the twelve runners, had a breathing problem and the Veterinary Officer reported that a post-race examination of the gelding, during routine testing, revealed Encore Champs (IRE) had bled from the nose.
The representative of Dr Richard Newland reported that Aaron Lad (IRE), unplaced, was unsuited by the going, which was officially described as Good on this occasion, and would prefer a slower surface.
Time 5m. 57.10 secs, which is 5.42 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £62.00
Tote Trifecta- £381.90
Non runner Perfect Man ( Self Cert (Going) )