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The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase

The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase is the third race that takes place during Paddy Power Day at Cheltenham’s November Meeting.

The November Meeting is a delightful National Hunt horse racing meeting that offers 19 unique races over a three-day period on a weekend in mid-November. Each day has its official name and a featured race assigned to it.

Friday is also known as Countryside Day and features The Mucking Brilliant Paddy Power Handicap Chase at 13:50. Saturday is also known as Paddy Power day or Gold Cup Day and features The Paddy Power Gold Cup Steeple Chase, which is the main event of the entire meeting,

Finally, Sunday is better known as The November Meeting Friday and it features The Unibet Greatwood Handicap Hurdle Race. These featured races are the most prestigious and valuable races of The November Meeting.

This year’s Cheltenham November Meeting is scheduled to take place on Friday the 12th, Saturday the 13th and Sunday the 14th of November 2021. For all The November Meeting’s news and ticket information, sign up for The Jockey Club’s newsletter at https://www.thejockeyclub.co.uk/newsletter/.

About the Race

The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase is a Grade 2, Class 1 National Hunt novices’ steeplechase, open to horses aged 4 years old and above.

The total distance of this race is 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 199 yards along the old course of Cheltenham, featuring 13 fences along its route.

£30,000 is on the line in this magnificent race, which is to be split proportionately between the first four placed horses depending on their positions:

  • 1st place – £17,085
  • 2nd place – £6,411
  • 3rd place – £3,210
  • 4th place – £1,599

The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase will be the third race of Paddy Power Day at The November Meeting 2021, starting at 13:40 on Saturday the 13th of November.

Runners

The horses that run in The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase at The November Meeting never fail to impress the tens of thousands of spectators that are keeping a close eye on these Arkle Trophy contenders.

Here are the runners, their starting prices and how they fared in this fantastic race at The November Meeting 2020 (ordered by saddlecloth number):

  1. Fusil Raffles (FR) – Pulled Up – 11/10 starting price – weighing in at 11-5 – ridden by jockey Daryl Jacob and trained by Nicky Henderson
  2. Eldorado Allen (FR) – first-place finish – 13/2 starting price – weighing in at 11-2 – ridden by jockey Robbie Power and trained by Colin Tizzard
  3. Gumball (FR) – Fell – 6/1 starting price – weighing in at 11-2 – ridden by jockey Richard Johnson and trained by Philip Hobbs
  4. Le Patriote (FR) – third-place finish – 18/1 starting price – weighing in at 11-2 – ridden by jockey Sam Twiston-Davies and trained by Dr Richard Newland
  5. Quel Destin (FR) – second-place finish – 7/2 starting price – weighing in at 11-2 – ridden by jockey Harry Cobden and trained by Paul Nicholls
  6. Zarkareva (FR) – fourth-place finish – 16/1 starting price – weighing in at 10-6 – ridden by jockey Aidan Coleman and trained by Henry De Bromhead

Tips

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Odds

Not many horses attain the privilege to compete in this exclusive race that serves as a qualifier for the Arkle Challenge Trophy at The Cheltenham Festival, yet you’ll somehow find generous prices on contenders that have every chance of taking the first-place prize.

Just a few years back in The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase at The November Meeting 2019, Put The Kettle On won the four-horse race with a starting price of 6/1, turning £10 outright backing stakes into £60 in profits.

Previous Winners

Here are the previous 4 winners of The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase, including their odds, closest competitors and race stats:

2020

The winner of The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase at The November Meeting last time out was 13/2 priced Eldorado Allen, ridden by jockey Robbie Power and trained by Colin Tizzard.

7/2 second-favourite Quel Destin finished 19 lengths behind the leader in second-place, followed by 18/1 outsider Le Patriote in third-place and 16/1 Zarkareva in fourth. 

The only two other horses to run this race were 11/10 race favourite Fusil Raffles who pulled up before 2 out and 6/1 Gumball who feel at the same point.

2019

At The November Meeting in 2019, The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase winner was 6/1 least-likely Put The Kettle On, ridden by jockey Aidan Coleman and trained by Henry de Bromhead.

7/4 race favourite Al Dancer finished two and a half lengths behind the leader in second-place, followed by 9/4 second-favourite getaway Trump in third and 11/4 third-favourite Rouge Vif in fourth. These were the only four horses to compete in this edition of The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase.

2018

The winner of The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase at Cheltenham Racecourse in 2018 was 11/2 priced Lalor, ridden by jockey Richard Johnson and trained by Kayley Woollacott.

3/1 second-favourite Dynamite Dollars finished 7 lengths behind the leader in second-place, followed by 11/8 race favourite Claimantakinforgan in third and 9/1 outsider Pingshou in fourth. All five of this race’s starting runners successfully completed this edition of the race at The November Meeting.

2017

Back in 2017, the winner of The From The Horses Mouth Podcast Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial Novices Steeple Chase was 6/4 second-favourite North Hill Harvey, ridden by jockey Harry Skelton and trained by Dan Skelton.

Evs favourite River Wylde finished 18 lengths behind the leader in second-place, followed by 5/1 least-likely Ozzie The Oscar in third. These were the only three horses to compete in this edition of the race.

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