Cheltenham Festival Going News
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Tuesday 10th - Friday 13th March 2015

Friday, March 13, 2015

Simon Claisse, Cheltenham's Clerk of the Course, issued an update after walking the course at 11.00am this morning. There has been a further three millimetres of rain, meaning there has been a total of nine millimetres of rain has fallen since the end of racing yesterday and there has been a further change to the going.

The going on the New Course is:

Hurdle Course - Soft, Good to Soft in places (from Good to Soft)
Chase Course - Soft, Good to Soft in places (from Good to Soft)

The GoingStick reading as of 10.00am this morning is:

6.3 (New Course)

The Chase Course rail has been moved in this morning, reducing the circuit by 36 yards.


1.30pm JCB Triumph Hurdle

15 TAKE A BREAK (FR) (Self Cert (Not Eaten Up))

2.05pm Vincent O'Brien County Handicap Hurdle

3.20pm Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup

6 DON COSSACK (GER) (Self Cert (Other))
13 RIVER CHOICE (FR) (Vet's Cert (Lame))

4.40pm Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys' Handicap Hurdle

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