The Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate
|Racecourse||Cheltenham, New Course|
|Race Distance||Approximately 2 miles & 4 1/2 furlongs|
|Entry Conditions||Horses aged 5 and over|
|Current Sponsor||Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable|
|Date & Time||Day 3 / Thursday 18th March 2021 / 16:10|
|Leading Jockey||Fred Winter with 3 wins|
|Leading Trainer||Bobby Renton, Nicky Henderson & Martin Pipe with 4 wins|
The Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate Handicap Chase is run on the new course at Cheltenham over a distance of around 2 miles & 4 1/2 furlongs and features seventeen fences.
The race was originally introduced in 1951 in memory of ex-amateur National Hunt jockey 2nd Baron Mildmay of Flete, who was a three-time winner at Cheltenham.
Fred Winter is the leading Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate Handicap Chase jockey having won the race a record 3 times. A record which he has held since 1958.
The Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate Past Winners
|2020||1st||Simply The Betts||7||10-3f||H Whittington||G Sheehan|
|2nd||Happy Diva||9||20-1||Kerry Lee||Richard Patrick||1 1/4 lengths|
|3rd||Mister Whitaker||8||22-1||M R Channon||Adrian Heskin||1 3/4 lengths|
|2019||1st||Siruh Du Lac||6||9-2||N Williams||L Kelley|
|2nd||Janika||6||3-1F||N J Henderson||D A Jacob||3/4 Length|
|3rd||Spiritofthegames||7||6-1||D Skelton||H Skelton||2 1/4 Lengths|
|2018||1st||The Storyteller||7||5-1F||G Elliott||D N Russell|
|2nd||Splash of Ginge||10||25-1||N A Twiston-Davies||J Bargary||1 3/4 Lengths|
|3rd||King’s Odyssey||9||14-1||E Williams||A Wedge||5 Lengths|
|2017||1st||Road To Respect||6||14-1||N Meade||B J Cooper|
|2nd||Baron Alco||6||10-1||G L Moore||J E Moore||6 Lengths|
|3rd||Bouvreuil||6||10-1||P F Nicholls||S Twiston-Davies||1 3/4 Lengths|
|2016||1st||Empire Of Dirt||9||16-1||C A Murphy||B J Cooper|
|2nd||Tango De Juilley||8||33-1||V Williams||J W Kennedy||4 Lengths|
|3rd||Kings Palace||8||11-1||D Pipe||T Scudamore||1 1/4 Lengths|
|2015||1st||Darna||9||33-1||K C Bailey||D Bass|
|2nd||Monetaire||9||11-2||D Pipe||T Scudamore||1 1/4 Lengths|
|3rd||Rawnaq||8||25-1||M J Smith||A E Lynch||1 1/2 Lengths|
The Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate Trends
- 16 of the last 19 Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate winners were priced at 10-1 or greater
- 20 of the last 28 Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate winners had run at Cheltenham Festival previously
- 7 of the last 8 Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate winners had never run at the Cheltenham Festival
- 10 of the last 11 Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate winners carried less than 11-0
The Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate Betting Offers
Several bookmakers will be running betting offers for the Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate. You’ll find a number of offers such as best odds guaranteed, price boosts, extra places and free bets available which you can use to get extra value from your bets.
We have listed all of the Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate betting offers you can expect to see available for the 2021 Cheltenham Festival below. Click on an offer to read more and find out how to claim.