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Cheltenham – 14 March 2012

The Festival – Day 2

 

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Choc chats with RUK’s Alex Steedman

following a televised interview

 

14 March 2012

 

The Diamond Jubilee National Hunt Chase

(Amateur Riders’ Novices’ Chase);

the Alan King trained Iron Chancellor canters

to the start with Mr RG Henderson aboard.

 

14 March 2012

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The winner of the Diamond Jubilee National Hunt Chase

(Amateur Riders’ Novices’ Chase) –

The Rebecca Curtis trained Teaforthree

ridden by Mr JT McNamara

 

14 March 2012

 

Choc and Secret Edge canter to the start of the

Grade 1 Neptune Investment

Management Novices’ Hurdle.

 

14 March 2012

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The Neptune Investment Management Novices’ Hurdle

with one circuit to go.

 

14 March 2012

 

Choc returns having finished

12th aboard Secret Edge

 

14 March 2012

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The winner of the Neptune Investment

Management Novices’ Hurdle –

The Nicky Henderson trained Simonsig

ridden by Barry Geraghty

 

14 March 2012

 

Choc and Walkon canter up past the stands

ahead of the Grade 1 RSA Chase;

the other horse is Lambro ridden by David Casey

 

14 March 2012

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The RSA Chase field ...

I’m not sure whether there is one or two circuits to go!

 

14 March 2012

 

Choc and Walkon fail by just a neck to

catch Grands Crus for 4th place

 

14 March 2012

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The winner of the RSA Chase –

The Nicky Henderson trained Bobs Worth

ridden by Barry Geraghty

 

 

14 March 2012

 

The winner of an incident packed

Queen Mother Champion Chase (Grade 1)

– The Nicky Henderson trained Finian’s Rainbow

ridden by Barry Geraghty

 

14 March 2012

 

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The winner of the Grade 3 Coral Cup Handicap Hurdle –

The Donald McCain Jnr trained Son Of Flicka

ridden by Jason Maguire

 

14 March 2012

 

Choc and Vendor canter up

past the stands ahead of the

Grade 3 Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

14 March 2012

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The Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

with one circuit to go.

 

14 March 2012

 

Choc and Vendor return to the Winners’ Enclosure

having finished 3rd in the race.

 

14 March 2012

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Choc unsaddles Vendor

 

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