Newbury Saturday 28th December

  • Going: Heavy, Soft in places   Surface: Turf
  • Placepot £78.00, Pool: £79,817.92, 746.49 winning tickets
  • Quadpot £15.30, Pool: £6,256.45, 301.25 winning tickets
Newbury course guide

12:15 Betfred Fun And Friendly Juvenile Hurdle

12:15 Betfred Fun And Friendly Juvenile Hurdle Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 7-1225 Cadoudoff (FR)
  • Trainer: C E Longsdon
  • Jockey: N Fehily
  • Distance Winner
3 11-8 C E Longsdon N Fehily 11/5j
2 3312 Sleepy Haven (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jennie Candlish
  • Jockey: S Quinlan
  • Distance Winner
3 11-4 Jennie Candlish S Quinlan 5/1
3 6 Baradari (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
3 10-12 Miss V Williams A Coleman 27/10
4 9 Candyman Can (IRE)
  • Trainer: D J S ffrench Davis
  • Jockey: M Grant
3 10-12 D J S ffrench Davis M Grant 20/1
5 Ronaldinho (IRE)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton
3 10-12 A King R Thornton 11/5j

Formwatch

Baradari (IRE) 5-1 (10-12) Held up mid-division, headway before 3 out, ridden and weakened before 2 out, 6th of 9, 29l behind Calipto (10-12) at Newbury 2m 3yo hdl (3) gs in Nov.

Cadoudoff (FR) 15-2 (11-7) Led, not fluent 3rd or 3 out, ridden and headed when not fluent 2 out, soon weakened, tailed off, 5th of 6, 40l behind Ballyglasheen (11-3) at Cheltenham 2m 1f 3yo hdl (2) gd.

Sleepy Haven (IRE) 20-1 (11-4) Took keen hold tracking leaders, went 2nd 3rd, led before 2 out, ridden between last 2, headed last, edged left and kept on same pace flat, 2nd of 8, 4l behind Violet Dancer (11-4) at Sandown 2m 3yo hdl (3) gs.

Ronaldinho (IRE) 7-2 (9-7) Made all, raced stand side over 4f out, clear over 1f out, very easily, won at Salisbury 1m 2f 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) hvy in Oct beating Hero's Story (8-10) by 15l, 8 ran (flat).

Candyman Can (IRE) 25-1 (10-12) Took keen hold, held up towards rear, some headway approaching 2 out, never on terms, 9th of 14, 23l behind Dawalan (10-12) at Newbury 2m 3yo hdl (4) sft.

12:45 Betfred Mobile Lotto Novices' Limited Handicap Chase

12:45 Betfred Mobile Lotto Novices' Limited Handicap Chase Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 1739/31 Castle Conflict (IRE)
  • Trainer: H D Daly
  • Jockey: J Greenall
8 11-5 H D Daly J Greenall (3) 7/2
2 10FF-24 De Blacksmith (IRE)
  • Trainer: G L Moore
  • Jockey: C Bolger
5 11-4 G L Moore C Bolger 10/1
4 2F3-323 Ballylifen (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
6 11-0 pt Jonjo O'Neill A P McCoy 3/1
5 134311 Glen Countess (IRE)
  • Trainer: B G Powell
  • Jockey: B Powell
  • Distance Winner
6 10-11 t B G Powell B Powell 8/1
6 21B9-52 Saroque (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
6 10-8 Miss V Williams A Coleman 5/2f
7 P-55254 Ultimatum Du Roy (FR)
  • Trainer: A M Hales
  • Jockey: K Moore
5 10-6 A M Hales K Moore (5) 7/1
3 5831-F3 Billy Dutton
  • Trainer: C J Down
  • Jockey: J M Davies
7 11-2 C J Down J M Davies NR

Formwatch

Billy Dutton 12-1 (11-1) Held up, headway approaching 5th, outpaced from 7th, went 3rd after 3 out, no chance with leading pair, 3rd of 8, 30l behind Valdez (11-1) at Exeter 2m 1f beg chs (4) gs in Nov.

Saroque (IRE) 7-2 (11-12) Made most, not fluent 9th, ridden after 3 out (usual 4 out), 3 lengths clear when not fluent 2 out, kept on until headed and no extra towards finish, 2nd of 7, 2 1/2l behind Cruising Bye (10-8) at Ffos Las 2m 5f nov hcp chs 0-110 (4) hvy.

Glen Countess (IRE) 5-1 (10-13) Tracked leaders in 3rd, led 2 out, ridden before last, kept on well, eased towards finish, won at Bangor 2m 4f (4) gs beating Overnight Fame (10-6) by 5l, 8 ran.

Ultimatum Du Roy (FR) 8-1 (11-12) Tracked leaders, challenged 13th, upsides when blundered and lost place 4 out, not recover, no impression in 4th before 2 out, 4th of 9, 12l behind Bobcatbilly (11-5) at Ludlow 2m 4f nov hcp chs 0-110 (4) gd.

Ballylifen (IRE) 8-1 (11-0) Held up towards rear, reminders after 7th, headway under pressure before 4 out, went 4th next, chased leading pair well before 2 out, one pace and no chance, 3rd of 10, 12l behind Kris Cross (10-3) at Ascot 3m nov hcp chs 0-125 (3) gs in Nov.

Castle Conflict (IRE) 9-4fav (11-1) Always prominent, not fluent 2nd, led after 4th, headed after 6th, led again before 3 out, driven clear after next, idled close home, comfortably (6 fences omitted), won at Bangor 3m hcp chs 0-125 (3) sft in Nov beating Gwladys Street (10-10) by 5l, 5 ran.

De Blacksmith (IRE) 7-2 (11-6) Tracked leaders, went 2nd 8th until before 3 out, soon 4th and beaten, weakened flat, 4th of 5, 15l behind Toby Lerone (11-3) at Lingfield 2m 4f hcp chs 0-130 (3) hvy in Nov.

13:15 Betfred Mandarin Handicap Chase

13:15 Betfred Mandarin Handicap Chase Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 21PP-P2 Howard's Legacy (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
7 11-12 Miss V Williams A Coleman 6/1
2 5/5111-2 Denali Highway (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs Caroline Bailey
  • Jockey: A Thornton
6 11-11 Mrs Caroline Bailey A Thornton 4/1
3 5P-316P Faultless Feelings (IRE)
  • Trainer: M Keighley
  • Jockey: I Popham
7 11-7 p M Keighley I Popham 13/2
4 0P11P-P Shaking Hands (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Bellamy
  • Distance Winner
9 11-6 bt D Pipe T Bellamy (7) 12/1
5 503P-00 Restless Harry
  • Trainer: R Dickin
  • Jockey: C Poste
  • Course Winner
9 11-4 R Dickin C Poste 7/2f
6 222-1F3 Financial Climate (IRE)
  • Trainer: O Sherwood
  • Jockey: T Garner
  • Beaten Favourite
6 11-0 O Sherwood T Garner (5) 4/1
7 75-1B58 Jaunty Journey
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: B Hughes
  • Distance Winner
10 10-5 N A Twiston-Davies B Hughes 13/2

Formwatch

Financial Climate (IRE) 2-1fav (10-9) Held up in rear, headway 8th, went 2nd after next, driven to challenge 3 out, soon under pressure, kept on same pace, 3rd of 6, 2 1/2l behind Pete The Feat (11-12) at Fontwell 3m 2f hcp chs 0-135 (3) gs.

Faultless Feelings (IRE) 3-1 (11-9) Prominent, hit 2nd, lost place 14th, soon behind, tailed off when pulled up before 5 out, in a race won by Pickamus (11-12) at Ludlow 3m 1f hcp chs 0-130 (3) gd, 9 ran.

Denali Highway (IRE) 7-2 (11-10) Held up in touch, ridden before 4 out, went 2nd 3 out, ridden before 2 out, kept on and held towards finish, 2nd of 5, 1 1/4l behind No Planning (11-9) at Wetherby 3m 1f hcp chs 0-130 (3) gs in Nov.

Howard's Legacy (IRE) 8-1 (11-12) Tracked leaders, hit 7th, not fluent and given reminder 4 out, chased winner approaching next, every chance when hit 2 out, no impression towards finish, 2nd of 5, 1 3/4l behind Toby Lerone (11-3) at Lingfield 2m 4f hcp chs 0-130 (3) hvy in Nov.

Jaunty Journey 14-1 (10-8) Mid-division, slow 7th, soon lost place, under pressure 14th, weakened 16th, 8th of 11, well behind Nuts N Bolts (11-11) at Haydock 3m 5f hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft in Nov.

Shaking Hands (IRE) 9-1 (11-9) Led, reminder after 9th, headed next, weakened 13th, pulled up before next, in a race won by Relax (11-8) at Ffos Las 3m 1f hcp chs 0-135 (3) hvy, 7 ran.

Restless Harry 33-1 (10-6) Held up in rear, ridden 4 out, headway 2 out, never dangerous, 10th of 17, 19l behind Gevrey Chambertin (11-7) at Haydock 3m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov.

13:45 Betfred Goals Galore Challow Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1)

13:45 Betfred Goals Galore Challow Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 132-11 Captain Cutter (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Distance Winner
6 11-7 N J Henderson A P McCoy 8/1
2 F22-121 Creepy (IRE)
  • Trainer: M Keighley
  • Jockey: I Popham
  • Distance Winner
5 11-7 M Keighley I Popham 5/1
3 1/5-211 Kaki De La Pree (FR)
  • Trainer: T Symonds
  • Jockey: F Giles
6 11-7 T Symonds F Giles 8/1
4 1211-12 Oscar Rock (IRE)
  • Trainer: J M Jefferson
  • Jockey: B Hughes
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
5 11-7 J M Jefferson B Hughes 2/1f
5 3/14-11 Shantou Magic (IRE)
  • Trainer: C E Longsdon
  • Jockey: N Fehily
6 11-7 C E Longsdon N Fehily 7/1
6 213-112 Timesremembered (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss E C Lavelle
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Beaten Favourite
5 11-7 Miss E C Lavelle A Coleman 27/10

Formwatch

Captain Cutter (IRE) 1-7fav (11-5) In touch, not fluent throughout, every chance 2 out, led after last, ran on, won at Market Rasen 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) gs beating Figaro (10-9) by 2 1/2l, 8 ran.

Timesremembered (IRE) 9-4fav (11-7) Held up in last pair in touch, headway on outside after 4 out, chased winner after 2 out, switched left approaching last, soon challenged, ridden and kept on flat, held near finish, 2nd of 8, 1l behind Creepy (11-0) at Cheltenham 2m 5f nov hdl G2 (1) gd in Nov.

Oscar Rock (IRE) 4-9fav (11-3) Tracked leaders, close up on outside 6th, disputed lead 8th, led briefly approaching 2 out, soon driven, ridden and every chance flat, held towards finish, 2nd of 7, 1/2l behind Ballyalton (11-3) at Newcastle 2m 6f nh nov hdl (2) gd in Nov.

Shantou Magic (IRE) 1-2fav (11-5) In touch, headway after 5th, chased clear leader 6th, led 3 out, soon clear, heavily eased flat, comfortable, won at Market Rasen 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Nov beating Rossoneri (10-5) by 12l, 10 ran.

Kaki De La Pree (FR) 3-1fav (10-6) Held up, headway 3 out, every chance next, led last, ridden out, won at Carlisle 3m 1f hcp hdl (2) sft beating Pineau De Re (11-1) by 2l, 9 ran.

Creepy (IRE) 9-2 (11-0) Tracked leaders, led 4 out, hard pressed last, soon ridden, kept on under pressure flat, won at Cheltenham 2m 5f nov hdl G2 (1) gd in Nov beating Timesremembered (11-7) by 1l, 8 ran.

14:15 Betfred 'Racing's Biggest Supporter' Novices' Chase (For The Hallowe'en Trophy)

14:15 Betfred 'Racing's Biggest Supporter' Novices' Chase (For The Hallowe'en Trophy) Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 10/310-1 Open Hearted
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: A Tinkler
6 11-7 N J Henderson A Tinkler 19/10
2 1F2P-P Festive Affair
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
5 11-0 Jonjo O'Neill A P McCoy 10/1
3 483-103 Kentford Legend
  • Trainer: J W Mullins
  • Jockey: A Thornton
  • Distance Winner
6 11-0 J W Mullins A Thornton 40/1
4 1F1-112 Vukovar (FR)
  • Trainer: H Fry
  • Jockey: N Fehily
  • Beaten Favourite
4 10-8 t1 H Fry N Fehily 7/10f

Formwatch

Vukovar (FR) 4-6fav (10-8) Set decent pace, jumped well, soon clear, headed after last, no extra, 2nd of 5, 1 1/4l behind Mr Mole (11-0) at Warwick 2m beg chs (4) gs.

Open Hearted 2-1 (11-0) Tracked leaders in 3rd, went 2nd after 3rd, led before 3 out, kept on well from last, won at Bangor 2m 1f nov chs (4) gs beating Ahyaknowyerself (11-0) by 2 1/2l, 5 ran.

Festive Affair 22-1 (11-0) In rear, weakened after 3 out, pulled up before last, in a race won by Open Hearted (11-0) at Bangor 2m 1f nov chs (4) gs, 5 ran.

Kentford Legend 20-1 (11-2) Led, mistake 5th, narrowly headed before 7th, led again before 10th, headed 14th, lost 2nd approaching next where not fluent, soon one pace and no chance with leading duo, 3rd of 4, 43l behind Bear's Affair (11-2) at Kempton 3m beg chs (4) gd in Nov.

14:50 Betfred Racing Follow Us On Facebook Handicap Hurdle

14:50 Betfred Racing Follow Us On Facebook Handicap Hurdle Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 0P151-1 Stopped Out
  • Trainer: P A Kirby
  • Jockey: R McGrath
  • Distance Winner
8 11-12 p P A Kirby R McGrath 8/1
2 4141-33 Whisper (FR)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: A Tinkler
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
5 11-8 N J Henderson A Tinkler 8/5f
3 1-02532 Pateese (FR)
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: C J Davies
  • Distance Winner
8 11-7 p P J Hobbs C J Davies (7) 9/2
4 147/003- Kazlian (FR)
  • Trainer: J Farrelly
  • Jockey: B Powell
5 11-4 J Farrelly B Powell 16/1
5 11-F Black River (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: H Derham
  • Beaten Favourite
4 11-2 P F Nicholls H Derham (5) 9/5

Formwatch

Whisper (FR) 5-2fav (11-10) Held up in mid-division, headway tracking leaders when slightly hampered approaching 3 out, chased leaders and mistake 2 out, ridden disputing lead between last 2, one pace when lost 2nd going to the last, kept on same pace flat, 3rd of 16, 9l behind Saphir Du Rheu (11-0) at Sandown 2m 6f hcp hdl (2) gs.

Pateese (FR) 33-1 (11-2) Held up mid-division, headway before 3 out, led 2 out, blundered last, ridden and hung right run-in, soon headed, kept on towards finish, 2nd of 21, 1 1/2l behind Mickie (11-3) at Newbury 3m hcp hdl 0-140 (3) gs in Nov.

Stopped Out 13-2 (11-10) Made all, clear before last, kept on well, won at Bangor 2m 4f hcp hdl (2) sft in Nov beating Shotavodka (11-9) by 1 3/4l, 8 ran.

Black River (FR) 5-4fav (10-11) Tracked leading pair, went 2nd 5th, travelling well when fell 8th, in a race won by Valdez (11-5) at Newbury 2m 1f (3) gd in Nov, 5 ran.

Kazlian (FR) 10-1 (11-3) Chased leader, led 3rd until 3 out, led again well before next, clear before blundered 2 out, reduced lead approaching last, headed flat, no chance with winner, lost 2nd final 135 yards, 3rd of 19, 7l behind First Avenue (10-5) at Sandown 2m lst hcp hdl (0-150) (1) hvy in Mar.

15:25 Betfred Call Us On 0800 221221 Introductory Hurdle

15:25 Betfred Call Us On 0800 221221 Introductory Hurdle Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 1 Stand To Reason (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
5 11-5 N J Henderson A P McCoy 7/5
2 20-11 Wilde Blue Yonder (IRE)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton
  • Course and Distance Winner
4 11-5 A King R Thornton 11/10f
3 3 Benbecula
  • Trainer: N R Mitchell
  • Jockey: N Fehily
4 11-0 N R Mitchell N Fehily 16/1
4 1-06 Midnight Thunder (IRE)
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Jockey: B Powell
4 11-0 C L Tizzard B Powell 7/1
6 9 Balady (IRE)
  • Trainer: D J S ffrench Davis
  • Jockey: M Grant
4 10-7 D J S ffrench Davis M Grant 661/10
5 63 Y A Bon (IRE)
  • Trainer: M Hill
  • Jockey: H Frost
5 11-0 M Hill H Frost NR

Formwatch

Y A Bon (IRE) 7-2 (11-2) Held up towards rear, headway over 3f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on same pace, 3rd of 10, 9l behind Are They Your Own (10-9) at Newton Abbot 2m 1f NH flat (6) gf in May.

Stand To Reason (IRE) 8-11fav (11-0) Held up in mid-division, smooth headway after 3 out, went 2nd approaching last, challenged and slight stumble last, soon led and ran on well, comfortably, won at Wincanton 2m mdn hdl (5) gd beating Red Seventy (10-7) by 2l, 16 ran.

Midnight Thunder (IRE) 12-1 (10-12) Behind, blundered and rider lost iron 2nd, recovered after next, headway 6th, chased leaders before 4 out, soon one pace, weakened 2 out, 6th of 15, 34l behind Aubusson (10-5) at Chepstow 2m 4f nov hdl (4) gs.

Wilde Blue Yonder (IRE) 7-2 (11-0) Tracked leaders, challenging when blundered last, soon led, kept on well, won at Newbury 2m NH mdn hdl (3) gs in Nov beating Seedling (11-0) by 1l, 14 ran.

Benbecula 14-1 (10-12) Jumped right 1st, took keen hold, soon led, driven when hit 3 out, headed before next, no extra flat, 3rd of 9, 5l behind Neston Grace (10-12) at Exeter 2m 1f nh nov hdl (4) gd in Nov.

Balady (IRE) 10-1 (10-10) Not fluent and went left, led and clear until 5th, headed 3 out, weakened next, 9th of 11, 34l behind In By Midnight (10-10) at Worcester 2m mrs nov hdl (4) sft in Oct.