Newbury Saturday 8th February

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Newbury course guide

13:20 Cash Out Your Saturday Multiples With Betfair Novices' Hurdle

13:20 Cash Out Your Saturday Multiples With Betfair Novices' Hurdle Saturday 8th February 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 21 Calipto (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Course and Distance Winner
4 11-2 P F Nicholls D A Jacob 4/6f
3 3 Justification
  • Trainer: G L Moore
  • Jockey: J E Moore
6 11-2 G L Moore J E Moore 6/1
4 64327 Little Jon
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: R Hatch
6 11-2 N A Twiston-Davies R Hatch (7) 16/1
5 3/123-76 No No Charlie (IRE)
  • Trainer: C E Longsdon
  • Jockey: N Fehily
7 11-2 C E Longsdon N Fehily 33/1
6 192-102 Seedling
  • Trainer: C R Egerton
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
5 11-2 C R Egerton A P McCoy 11/4
2 8-55 Flemensmix
  • Trainer: K C Bailey
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
6 11-2 K C Bailey J M Maguire NR
7 95 Candyman Can (IRE)
  • Trainer: D J S ffrench Davis
  • Jockey: B Davis
4 10-6 D J S ffrench Davis B Davis (7) NR

Formwatch

Flemensmix 8-1 (10-12) Mid-division, chased leaders after 3 out, no impression in 4th approaching next, soon weakened, tailed off, 5th of 9, 32l behind Anay Turge (10-12) at Southwell 2m nov hdl (4) hvy in Jan.

Candyman Can (IRE) 20-1 (10-12) Last pair, pushed along after 4 out, soon outpaced and no chance before mistake 3 out, tailed off, last of 5, 29l behind Baradari (10-12) at Newbury 2m 3yo hdl (3) hvy in Dec.

Calipto (FR) 5-2fav (10-12) Held up mid-division, headway before 3 out, going well from 2 out, led on bit before last, shaken up run-in, kept on well, won at Newbury 2m 3yo hdl (3) gs in Nov beating Activial (10-12) by 3 1/2l, 9 ran.

Little Jon 12-1 (11-0) Led 1st until 4 out, weakening when not fluent 2 out, 7th of 15, 39l behind Deputy Dan (11-0) at Chepstow 2m 4f mdn hdl (4) hvy in Dec.

Seedling 33-1 (11-0) Held up mid-division, headway 3 out, ridden before last, kep ton and went 2nd place close home, 2nd of 14, 1l behind Wilde Blue Yonder (11-0) at Newbury 2m NH mdn hdl (3) gs in Nov.

Justification 14-1 (11-5) Tracked leaders and 6th halfway, 3rd 3 out, ridden before next, mistake last, kept on run-in,, 3rd of 18, 2 3/4l behind Giantofaman (11-4) at Thurles 2m mdn hdl in Nov.

No No Charlie (IRE) 9-4 (10-12) Took keen hold, led until before 2 out, weakened quickly between last 2, 6th of 8, 40l behind John Reel (10-12) at Southwell 2m nov hdl (4) sft in Nov.

13:50 Read Nicholls And McCain Exclusively On Betfair Handicap Hurdle

13:50 Read Nicholls And McCain Exclusively On Betfair Handicap Hurdle Saturday 8th February 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 025322 Pateese (FR)
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: C J Davies
  • Distance Winner
9 11-12 p P J Hobbs C J Davies (7) 12/1
2 5-11152 Flicka Williams (IRE)
  • Trainer: T Coyle
  • Jockey: D C Costello
  • Distance Winner
7 11-11 T Coyle D C Costello 16/1
3 213-415 Moorlands Mist
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: T Cheesman
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
7 11-5 P J Hobbs T Cheesman (7) 8/1
4 2-4142 Andy Kelly (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss E C Lavelle
  • Jockey: G Sheehan
  • Beaten Favourite
5 11-3 Miss E C Lavelle G Sheehan (3) 4/1
5 41-164F Upswing
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
6 11-1 Jonjo O'Neill A P McCoy 11/4f
6 320-136 Scholastica
  • Trainer: T Symonds
  • Jockey: F Giles
7 10-12 T Symonds F Giles 16/1
7 2-3U532 Kilmurvy (IRE)
  • Trainer: J Scott
  • Jockey: N Scholfield
6 10-12 pt J Scott N Scholfield 7/1
8 52/22F-1 Rydon Pynes
  • Trainer: M Hill
  • Jockey: H Frost
6 10-12 M Hill H Frost 9/1
9 5PB234 Brackloon High (IRE)
  • Trainer: B G Powell
  • Jockey: R Johnson
  • Distance Winner
9 10-6 B G Powell R Johnson 16/1
10 P77071 Virginia Ash (IRE)
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Jockey: B Powell
6 10-2 p C L Tizzard B Powell 9/1

Formwatch

Upswing 9-2 (10-2) Tracked leaders, went 2nd after 3 out, ridden between last 2, 1 length down when fell last, in a race won by Champagne West (10-2) at Wincanton 2m 6f hcp hdl (2) hvy in Dec, 8 ran.

Rydon Pynes 7-1 (10-12) Held up towards rear, headway 4 out, led narrowly next, headed narrowly 2 out, soon ridden, rallied to regain lead towards finish, won at Exeter 2m 5f nov hdl (3) gs in Nov beating Flemenson (11-4) by 1l, 12 ran.

Brackloon High (IRE) 13-2 (10-13) Tracked leaders, lost place after 2nd, closed before 9th, led after 3 out, headed before 2 out, 3rd and one pace when not fluent last, no extra flat, 4th of 9, 21l behind Lienosus (11-12) at Taunton 3m hcp hdl 0-130 (3) hvy in Jan.

Kilmurvy (IRE) 5-1 (11-9) Prominent, outpaced before 2 out, kept on to take 2nd place close home, 2nd of 14, 3/4l behind Bob Tucker (10-6) at Wincanton 2m 6f hcp hdl 0-125 (3) hvy in Jan.

Virginia Ash (IRE) 11-4fav (11-2) Held up in mid-division, headway to chase leaders from 10th, led before 2 out, driven and strongly pressed last, stayed on gamely to hold on, all out, won at Plumpton 3m 1f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) hvy in Jan beating Night Of Passion (10-11) by 3/4l, 12 ran.

Scholastica 9-2 (10-9) Chased leaders, stumbled 2nd, blundered 4th, lost place after 6th, pushed along and struggling after 8th, never on terms after, 6th of 8, 31l behind Mickie (11-5) at Kempton 3m mrs hcp hdl (2) sft in Dec.

Moorlands Mist 9-4fav (11-2) Mid-division, not fluent 7th, 6th and ridden when not fluent 4 out, no extra 2 out, 5th of 10, 29l behind Awaywiththegreys (11-10) at Chepstow 3m hcp hdl 0-145 (2) hvy in Dec.

Pateese (FR) 9-2 (11-0) Tracked leading pair, ridden before 2 out, went 2nd between last 2, no chance with winner when mistake last, kept on to hold 2nd, 2nd of 5, 7l behind Whisper (11-8) at Newbury 2m 5f hcp hdl (2) hvy in Dec.

Flicka Williams (IRE) 13-2 (11-12) Held up in last pair, not fluent 5th, headway approaching 3 out where mistake, chased winner from next, stayed on same pace flat, 2nd of 8, 2 1/4l behind Madness Light (11-3) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-130 (3) hvy in Dec.

Andy Kelly (IRE) 7-2fav (11-3) Chased winner throughout, not fluent 7th, hung right and challenging when not fluent 2 out, upsides last, every chance when carried left final 50 yards, just held, 2nd of 12, nk behind Bygones Sovereign (10-8) at Ascot 2m 6f hcp hdl 0-130 (3) sft in Dec.

14:25 Betfair Denman Chase (3m) (Grade 2)

14:25 Betfair Denman Chase (3m) (Grade 2) Saturday 8th February 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 343/1-13 Al Ferof (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
9 11-10 P F Nicholls D A Jacob 5/4f
2 1UB-133 Harry Topper
  • Trainer: K C Bailey
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 11-10 p K C Bailey J M Maguire 7/2
3 25-UF1P Vino Griego (FR)
  • Trainer: G L Moore
  • Jockey: J E Moore
  • Distance Winner
9 11-10 v G L Moore J E Moore 20/1
4 211-F44 Katenko (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
8 11-6 Miss V Williams A Coleman 9/4
5 22P52-U Walkon (FR)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton
  • Beaten Favourite
9 11-0 p A King R Thornton 10/1

Formwatch

Harry Topper 6-1 (11-10) In touch on outside, effort and every chance 2 out until one pace approaching last, stayed on to take 3rd flat, just failed for 2nd, 3rd of 7, 7l behind The Giant Bolster (11-0) at Cheltenham 3m 1f chs Grd 2 (1) hvy in Jan.

Al Ferof (FR) 5-1 (11-10) Mid-division, jumped left in places, headway 5 out, chased leaders next, under pressure 3 out, soon rallied, stayed on to go 3rd approaching last, never able to challenge, 3rd of 9, 15l behind Silviniaco Conti (11-10) at Kempton 3m Grade 1 chs (4yo+) (1) sft in Dec.

Katenko (FR) 3-1fav (11-8) Chased leaders in 5th, ridden before 4 out and outpaced, went 3rd before last, kept on run-in, 4th of 10, 2 1/4l behind Wychwoods Brook (9-11) at Haydock 3m 1f hcp chs G2 (1) hvy in Jan.

Walkon (FR) 7-2fav (11-1) Bumped 1st, soon mid-division, headway 8th, mistake 12th, shaken up and tracking leaders when blundered badly and unseated rider 4 out, in a race won by Conquisto (11-0) at Aintree 2m 4f ltd hcp chs Grd 2 (1) gd in Oct, 11 ran.

Vino Griego (FR) 16-1 (11-7) Towards rear, pushed along after 5 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last, in a race won by Wychwoods Brook (9-11) at Haydock 3m 1f hcp chs G2 (1) hvy in Jan, 10 ran.

15:00 Betfair Cash Out Chase (2m1f) (Registered As The Game Spirit Chase) (Grade 2)

15:00 Betfair Cash Out Chase (2m1f) (Registered As The Game Spirit Chase) (Grade 2) Saturday 8th February 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 P3-P112 Desert Cry (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
  • Distance Winner
8 11-6 D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 4/1
2 397-111 Dodging Bullets
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Distance Winner
6 11-5 P F Nicholls D A Jacob 2/1
4 F114-24 Module (FR)
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
7 11-2 T R George P J Brennan 11/8f
6 25F-122 Raya Star (IRE)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton
  • Distance Winner
8 11-0 A King R Thornton 13/2
3 161-2FP Majala (FR)
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: 2nd Preference
  • Distance Winner
8 11-5 t T R George 2nd Preference NR
5 343121 Lord Of House (GER)
  • Trainer: C J Mann
  • Jockey: 2nd Preference
  • Distance Winner
6 11-0 t C J Mann 2nd Preference NR

Formwatch

Majala (FR) 9-1 (11-10) Prominent, led from 2nd, joined 5th, mistake and headed at next, ridden when mistake 5 out, no impression from 3 out, pulled up before last, in a race won by Turban (11-2) at Fairyhouse 2m 1f sft in Jan, 13 ran.

Lord Of House (GER) 7-2 (11-7) Chased leader, hit 4th, blundered and lost 2nd 7th, dropped to 4th next, rallied to 2nd again approaching 4 out, led narrowly next, joined 2 out, ridden and slight lead when hung badly left flat, stayed on and on top close home, won at Ludlow 2m (3) hvy in Jan beating Sir Valentino (10-7) by nk, 5 ran.

Module (FR) 7-2 (11-2) Mid-division, ridden 5 out, stayed on approaching last, never troubled leaders, 4th of 7, 10l behind Riverside Theatre (11-0) at Huntingdon 2m 4f Grade 2 chs (4yo+) (1) gs in Dec.

Dodging Bullets 7-4 (11-8) Sometimes jumped left, tracked leader 1st, closed 4 out, led before 3 out, came clear before 2 out, ridden after 2 out, kept on strongly, won at Kempton 2m nov chs Grade 2 (1) sft in Dec beating Grandouet (11-2) by 10l, 5 ran.

Raya Star (IRE) 3-1 (11-0) Tracked leading pair, went 2nd 4 out, pushed along and no chance with winner before 2 out, kept on for clear 2nd, 2nd of 4, 10l behind Fox Appeal (11-0) at Ascot 2m 3f nov chs Grade 2 (1) sft in Dec.

Desert Cry (IRE) 9-2 (11-11) Held up in last, not fluent 9th, headway approaching 3 out, chased winner next, not fluent last, switched right flat, stayed on, unable to challenge, 2nd of 8, 3/4l behind Grey Gold (11-2) at Sandown 2m hcp chs 0-150 (2) hvy.

15:35 Betfair Hurdle (Grade 3 Handicap)

15:35 Betfair Hurdle (Grade 3 Handicap) Saturday 8th February 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 1165-10 Rolling Star (FR)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
  • Distance Winner
5 11-12 N J Henderson B J Geraghty 14/1
2 1112-24 Far West (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: H Derham
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
5 11-8 P F Nicholls H Derham (5) 10/1
3 213-F01 Irish Saint (FR) (ex5)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: N Fehily
  • Distance Winner
5 11-7 t1 P F Nicholls N Fehily 6/1f
4 46-3211 Smashing (FR)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: A E Lynch
  • Distance Winner
5 11-5 W P Mullins A E Lynch 10/1
5 63011U Act Of Kalanisi (IRE)
  • Trainer: Dr R D P Newland
  • Jockey: C Ward
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-5 bt Dr R D P Newland C Ward (5) 33/1
6 167-234 Chris Pea Green
  • Trainer: G L Moore
  • Jockey: J Moore
  • Distance Winner
5 11-4 G L Moore J Moore (3) 16/1
7 0231/59 Gibb River (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Distance Winner
8 11-4 N J Henderson A P McCoy 20/1
8 212212 Deep Trouble (IRE)
  • Trainer: B I Case
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
  • Distance Winner
7 11-2 h B I Case D A Jacob 25/1
9 232114/ Montbazon (FR)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 11-2 A King R Thornton 20/1
11 P63U-01 Vendor (FR)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: J Doyle
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 11-0 A King J Doyle 16/1
13 111/130- Swing Bowler
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: C O'Farrell
  • Distance Winner
7 10-12 D Pipe C O'Farrell 20/1
14 2121U Dell' Arca (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Distance Winner
5 10-12 D Pipe T Scudamore 15/2
15 6-06133 Jumps Road
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Jockey: B Powell
  • Distance Winner
7 10-11 C L Tizzard B Powell 33/1
16 211/20-1 Cheltenian (FR)
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: R Johnson
  • Distance Winner
8 10-10 P J Hobbs R Johnson 8/1
17 424133 Splash of Ginge
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: R Hatch
  • Distance Winner
6 10-10 N A Twiston-Davies R Hatch (7) 33/1
18 1115/0F Recession Proof (FR)
  • Trainer: J J Quinn
  • Jockey: J Greenall
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 10-10 J J Quinn J Greenall (3) 20/1
19 655/802 Alaivan (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: M Linehan
  • Distance Winner
8 10-6 Jonjo O'Neill M Linehan (5) 10/1
20 2115-P2 Totalize
  • Trainer: B Ellison
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Distance Winner
5 10-5 h B Ellison A Coleman 12/1
21 212-323 Prompter
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: D Elsworth
  • Distance Winner
7 10-3 Jonjo O'Neill D Elsworth 50/1
22 16-86 Poet
  • Trainer: C G Cox
  • Jockey: J Banks
  • Course and Distance Winner
9 10-0 C G Cox J Banks (5) 20/1
10 123257- Vasco Du Ronceray (FR)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: D Bass
  • Distance Winner
5 11-1 h N J Henderson D Bass NR
12 F51P-P8 First Avenue
  • Trainer: Mrs L J Mongan
  • Jockey: P Bradley
  • Distance Winner
9 10-13 Mrs L J Mongan P Bradley (7) NR

Formwatch

Vasco Du Ronceray (FR) 6-1 (11-0) Mid-division, headway before 3 out to go 4th, weakened before 2 out, 7th of 10, 13l behind L'unique (10-7) at Aintree 2m 4yo hdl Grade 1 (1) gd in Apr.

First Avenue 28-1 (11-2) Took keen hold, held up in last pair, pushed along after 4 out, soon outpaced, never involved, 8th of 10, 32l behind Lyvius (11-4) at Kempton 2m hcp hdl 0-140 (3) sft in Jan.

Splash of Ginge 16-1 (11-4) Held up, raced keenly, closed 7th, chased winner before 2 out, no impression, lost 2nd last, no exta, 3rd of 8, 16l behind Deputy Dan (11-4) at Warwick 2m 5f nov hdl Grade 2 (1) hvy in Jan.

Dell' Arca (IRE) 15-2 (10-11) In mid-division when badly hampered and unseated rider 3 out, in a race won by Willow's Saviour (10-5) at Ascot 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Dec, 20 ran.

Irish Saint (FR) 6-1 (11-5) Tracked leader, led 3 out, came clear before 2 out, easily, won at Ascot 2m 3f Ltd hcp hdl (1) hvy in Jan beating Imperial Leader (10-7) by 11l, 9 ran.

Cheltenian (FR) 2-7fav (11-0) Tracked leaders, went 2nd from 2nd, led 4th, drew clear after 2 out, easily, won at Uttoxeter 2m mdn hdl (5) hvy in Dec beating Fergal Mael Duin (11-0) by 7l, 7 ran.

Swing Bowler 7-1 (11-0) Mid-division, outpaced 3 out, ridden and one pace on inside between last 2, weakened last, 15th of 19, 37l behind Quevega (11-5) at Cheltenham 2m 4f hdl G2 (1) sft in Mar.

Alaivan (IRE) 10-1 (11-7) Chased leaders, went 2nd before 2 out, ridden and lost 2nd before last, kept on to regain 2nd towards finish, 2nd of 15, 3 1/2l behind Quick Decisson (10-12) at Wincanton 2m hcp hdl 0-130 (3) hvy in Jan.

Chris Pea Green 12-1 (11-0) Took keen hold tracking leaders, pushed along before 2 out, hit 2 out, soon driven, keeping on same pace and held when blundered last, went 4th last stride, 4th of 20, 15l behind Willow's Saviour (10-5) at Ascot 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Dec.

Vendor (FR) 16-1 (10-12) Held up in rear, mistake 1st, steady headway on inside 3 out, chasing leaders and mistake 2 out, went 2nd approaching and hit last, ridden to lead flat, won going away, won at Newbury 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-150 (2) sft in Nov beating Shotavodka (11-1) by 2 1/2l, 17 ran.

Smashing (FR) 13-8 (11-7) Prominent, not fluent 2nd, soon 2nd, led approaching straight, travelling smoothly before 2 out, clear from before last, stayed on well, easily, won at Limerick 2m 4yo hdl hvy in Dec beating Carriganog (11-7) by 7l, 6 ran.

Jumps Road 28-1 (11-4) In touch in 4th, headway to track leaders before 3 out, ridden before and not fluent last, one pace and just held on for 3rd close home, 3rd of 6, 16l behind Melodic Rendezvous (11-8) at Haydock 2m hdl G2 (1) hvy in Jan.

Totalize 8-1 (11-0) Held up behind in touch, hit 3rd, headway on inside 2 out, stayed on to challenge and every chance last, soon ridden and one pace, well held final 110 yards, 2nd of 10, 5l behind Lac Fontana (10-12) at Cheltenham 2m 1f hcp hdl (2) hvy in Jan.

Poet 6-1 (11-6) With leaders, led before 6th, soon headed, weakened before 2 out, 6th of 15, 25l behind Quick Decisson (10-12) at Wincanton 2m hcp hdl 0-130 (3) hvy in Jan.

Deep Trouble (IRE) 10-3 (11-5) Patiently ridden and held up in rear, smooth headway approaching 2 out, slightly hampered 2 out and switched left soon after, produced to track winner approaching last, upsides and every chance flat, outbattled final strides, 2nd of 10, hd behind Lyvius (11-4) at Kempton 2m hcp hdl 0-140 (3) sft in Jan.

Gibb River (IRE) 8-1 (11-12) Chased leaders, weakened approaching last, 9th of 17, 16l behind Vendor (10-12) at Newbury 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-150 (2) sft in Nov.

Recession Proof (FR) 20-1 (10-9) Tracking leaders when fell heavily 3 out, in a race won by Willow's Saviour (10-5) at Ascot 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Dec, 20 ran.

Montbazon (FR) 15-2 (11-7) Tracked leaders, challenged 2 out, led between last 2, headed narrowly when not fluent last, soon ridden, kept on flat, 4th of 19, 1 3/4l behind Cinders And Ashes (11-7) at Cheltenham 2m nov hdl Grade 1 (1) gd in Mar '12.

Rolling Star (FR) 15-2 (11-11) In touch on outside, pushed along before 4 out, weakened after next, 11th of 20, 26l behind Willow's Saviour (10-5) at Ascot 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Dec.

Act Of Kalanisi (IRE) 15-2 (11-4) Led and clear, hit and pecked badly and unseated rider 4 out, in a race won by Melodic Rendezvous (11-8) at Haydock 2m hdl G2 (1) hvy in Jan, 6 ran.

Prompter 4-1 (11-5) Behind, headway approaching 3 out, shaken up to chase leaders next, ran on, nearest finish, 3rd of 10, 2l behind Fergall (11-4) at Huntingdon 2m hcp hdl 0-130 (3) gs in Dec.

Far West (FR) 11-10fav (11-6) Tracked leaders, slow 3 out, effort next, weakened before last, 4th of 5, 9l behind Rolling Star (11-6) at Haydock 2m hdl (2) sft in Nov.

16:10 IJF 50th Anniversary Novices' Chase (3m)

16:10 IJF 50th Anniversary Novices' Chase (3m) Saturday 8th February 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 111-111 Mendip Express (IRE)
  • Trainer: H Fry
  • Jockey: Mr W Biddick
  • Distance Winner
8 11-8 t H Fry Mr W Biddick (3) 11/10f
2 5103-31 Sam Winner (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
7 11-8 P F Nicholls D A Jacob 5/2
3 3233-U1 Smad Place (FR)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
7 11-5 A King R Thornton 9/4
4 2115-36 Danners (IRE)
  • Trainer: G R I Smyly
  • Jockey: Mr M Wall
  • Distance Winner
8 11-0 G R I Smyly Mr M Wall (5) 66/1

Formwatch

Smad Place (FR) 4-11fav (11-3) Jumped pretty well, tracked leaders on outside, went 2nd 4th, led 8th, headed before 4 out, soon led again, pushed clear flat, won at Exeter 3m nov chs (3) gs in Nov beating Ardkilly Witness (11-3) by 7l, 6 ran.

Sam Winner (FR) 11-4 (11-1) Made all, not fluent 13th (water), not fluent and pressed 3 out, bumped after 2 out, ridden and stayed on well to assert final 100 yards, won at Cheltenham 3m 1f nov chs (2) gd in Dec beating Le Bec (11-9) by 4l, 4 ran.

Mendip Express (IRE) 7-1 (11-7) Held up in rear, not fluent 6th, headway on inside after 7th, mistake 11th, led on long run to last, stayed on well, ridden out, won at Cheltenham 3m 2f hcp chs 0-145 (2) sft in Jan beating Alfie Spinner (11-1) by 5l, 13 ran.

Danners (IRE) 20-1 (10-9) Tracked leaders in 4th, ridden before 4 out, weakened before 2 out, 6th of 7, 46l behind Victor Hewgo (11-0) at Doncaster 3m nov chs (4) gs in Jan.

16:40 Betfair Commits 40 Million To British Racing Bumper (Listed Standard Open NH Flat Race)

16:40 Betfair Commits 40 Million To British Racing Bumper (Listed Standard Open NH Flat Race) Saturday 8th February 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 31-1 Seven Nation Army (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Distance Winner
5 11-7 D Pipe T Scudamore 11/4
2 41 Buckhorn Timothy
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Jockey: J Tizzard
  • Distance Winner
5 11-3 C L Tizzard J Tizzard 16/1
3 2P-11 Definitly Red (IRE)
  • Trainer: S Gollings
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
  • Distance Winner
5 11-3 S Gollings J M Maguire 6/1
4 1 Imagine The Chat
  • Trainer: Miss R Curtis
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Distance Winner
5 11-3 Miss R Curtis A P McCoy 9/1
5 41 Justanother Muddle
  • Trainer: Miss S West
  • Jockey: M Goldstein
  • Distance Winner
5 11-3 Miss S West M Goldstein 20/1
6 0-21 Mountain Of Mourne (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss L Blackford
  • Jockey: Mr C Smith
  • Distance Winner
5 11-3 Miss L Blackford Mr C Smith (7) 25/1
7 1- Tea For Two
  • Trainer: Nick Williams
  • Jockey: Miss E Kelly
  • Distance Winner
5 11-3 Nick Williams Miss E Kelly (7) 14/1
8 11-41 Thomas Brown
  • Trainer: H Fry
  • Jockey: N Fehily
  • Course and Distance Winner
5 11-3 H Fry N Fehily 5/4f
9 212 As De Mee (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: D A Jacob
4 10-7 P F Nicholls D A Jacob NR
10 22 Flamenco Lad
  • Trainer: M Hill
  • Jockey: B Powell
4 10-7 M Hill B Powell NR

Formwatch

As De Mee (FR) .

Flamenco Lad 14-1 (10-12) Led, ridden and headed final 100 yards, kept on and held towards finish, 2nd of 7, 1 1/4l behind Adeupas D'ycy (10-12) at Exeter 1m 5f n h flat 3yo (6) gd in Dec.

Definitly Red (IRE) 13-8fav (11-2) Held up in touch, went 2nd 3f out, soon led, clear over 1f out, stayed on well, won at Uttoxeter 2m mdn NH flat (6) hvy in Dec beating Final Nudge (11-2) by 9l, 7 ran.

Tea For Two 18-1 (10-5) Held up mid-division, headway halfway, soon chased leaders, led over 3f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, rallied to regain lead inside final furlong, kept on well, won at Wincanton 2m mdn NH flat (6) gd in Apr beating Spring Steel (10-9) by 1 1/2l, 13 ran.

Mountain Of Mourne (IRE) 3-1 (10-9) Made all, drew clear final 2f, won at Wincanton 2m NH flat (6) hvy in Dec beating Lily Mars (10-2) by 8l, 7 ran.

Justanother Muddle 25-1 (11-0) Tracked leaders, led 14f out, clear over 3f out, reduced lead inside final furlong, always going to last out, won at Chepstow 2m NH flat (5) hvy in Dec beating Ashford Wood (11-0) by 1 1/4l, 11 ran.

Seven Nation Army (IRE) 8-1 (11-4) Tracked leader 4f, prominent, went 2nd again over 4f out, led over 3f out, strongly pressed final furlong, kept on gamely and in command in closing stages, won at Ascot 2m Listed NH flat (1) sft in Dec beating Joshua Lane (11-4) by nk, 9 ran.

Buckhorn Timothy 9-1 (10-11) Took keen hold tracking leader, led 3f out, pushed clear final 2f, easily, won at Ludlow 2m cond NH flat (5) hvy in Jan beating Onenightinvienna (11-1) by 7l, 10 ran.

Imagine The Chat 9-4fav (11-6) With leaders on outside, led over 3f out, driven over 1f out, edged right and pressed inside final furlong, kept on towards finish, won at Ffos Las 2m mdn nat hunt flat (6) hvy in Dec beating Rons Dream (10-0) by 3/4l, 10 ran.

Thomas Brown 15-8fav (11-0) Tracked leading pair, went 2nd going well 3f out, led over 2f out, pushed clear final furlong, easily, won at Newbury 2m NH flat (4) gs in Nov beating Maestro Royal (11-0) by 11l, 6 ran.