Sinclair Finance And Leasing Novices' Hurdle 2m 6f
- (4yo+, 2m 6f, Class 4, 11 runners)
- Winner £3,119 2nd £916 3rd £458 4th £229
- Going: Good, Good to Firm in places
- Surface: Turf
- Winning time: 5m 34.60s
- Off time: 18:00:26
|1st||1 Lord Grantham||11/8f|
|2nd||14 Our Maimie||6||12/1|
Lord Grantham (IRE) 26
|6||166 11-12||H D Daly||Jake Greenall (3)||123||11/8f|
Celtic Fella (IRE) 32
|6||152 10-12||Mrs D A Hamer||C Wallis (5)||25/1|
Kims Firebud 12
|6||152 10-12||D Burchell||D Crosse||100/1|
Third Of The Third 26
|6||152 10-12||D Pipe||C O'Farrell||113||6/4|
Thistle Stikk 577
|6||152 10-12 t||Lucy Jones||Donal Fahy||100/1|
West End Classic (IRE) 14
|6||152 10-12||Miss T Watkins||Benjamin Poste (5)||50/1|
Wynn Darwi (IRE) 32
|8||152 10-12||Mrs D A Hamer||Donal Devereux||25/1|
|4||148 10-8||N P Mulholland||N D Fehily||6/1|
Kimora (IRE) 24
|7||145 10-5 t||Marc Barber||Alan Johns (7)||40/1|
Our Maimie (IRE) 29
|7||145 10-5||R McGlinchey||Sam Twiston-Davies||12/1|
|4||141 10-1||R Woollacott||P J Brennan||16/1|
||8||115||D A Rees||Paul Moloney||NR|
||7||115 p||A King||Wayne Hutchinson||124||NR|
||7||1012||N J Henderson||A P McCoy||NR|
||6||1012||A Stronge||Jack Doyle||NR|
Lucky Vic (IRE)
||6||11-5||F Brennan||Sam Twiston-Davies||11/8|
Third Of The Third looked beaten when falling in Lord Grantham's race over a shorter trip here last month and has a bit to prove now. Fishing Bridge won easily over 2m4f here in March and is open to further progress, as is Bangor third Accordingtojodie over the longer distance, but FORRESTERS FOLLY looks the one to beat. He only gave best close home to Courtesy Call at Taunton last time having won a strong-looking maiden hurdle at Ascot earlier.
Fishing Bridge (IRE) 4-1 (10-12) Tracked leaders, mistake 4 out, led 3 out, mistake next, driven when left well clear at last, eased near finish, won at Ffos Las 2m 4f mdn hdl (4) sft in Mar beating Edgar Jones (10-12) by 28l, 10 ran.
Forresters Folly 15-8 (11-5) Led, joined 3 out, hit and headed 2 out, kept on and held run-in, 2nd of 5, 4l behind Courtesy Call (10-7) at Taunton 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) gf in May.
Accordingtojodie (IRE) 9-2 (11-0) Tracked leaders in 3rd, hit 6th, ridden before 2 out, one pace, 3rd of 11, 9l behind Just Cameron (11-0) at Bangor 2m 1f NH mdn hdl (4) gd in May.
Moneymix 50-1 (11-0) In rear, went 5th before 10th, weakened from 4 out, pulled up, in a race won by Nagpur (11-0) at Southwell 2m 4f beg chase (4) gd in May, 9 ran.
Lord Grantham (IRE) 11-8fav (11-2) Mid-division, headway to chase leaders 5th, led next, ridden 2 out, kept on well under pressure, won at Ffos Las 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gd in May beating Groomed (10-12) by 4l, 8 ran.
Our Maimie (IRE) 20-1 (10-6) Soon mid-division, closer in 5th 2 out, soon no impression, kept on same pace, 6th of 11, 9l behind Miss Palm (10-13) at Sligo 2m mdn hdl hvy in May.
Commitment 8-1 (10-7) Tracked leaders, effort 3 out, soon weakened, modest 4th, 4th of 8, 21l behind Lord Grantham (11-2) at Ffos Las 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gd in May.
West End Classic (IRE) 200-1 (10-9) Held up in rear, headway 8th, one pace 3 out, weakened from next, 4th of 12, 29l behind My Lucky Flame (10-7) at Worcester 2m 7f mdn hdl (5) gd.
Wynn Darwi (IRE) 2-1 (12-0) Led app 6; clr when fell 2 out, in a race won by Ahcomeretome (12-0) at Golden Valley 3m ptp gf in May, 8 ran.
Kimora (IRE) 5-1 (11-7) (tt) hdwy 14; lft 2nd 2 out; no imp, 2nd of 9, 8l behind John Clayton (12-0) at Pembrokeshire 3m ptp gs in May.
Thistle Stikk 100-1 (11-0) In touch, hampered 4th, soon lost place, jumped slowly next, behind when pulled up 4 out, in a race won by Top Of The Range (10-11) at Ffos Las 2m 4f mdn hdl (5) sft in Nov '11, 12 ran.
Celtic Fella (IRE) 14-1 (12-0) (bl) (tt) made all; just held on, won at Golden Valley 3m ptp gf in May beating Silver Man (12-0) by 1 1/4l, 11 ran.
Ailanthus 20-1 (10-0) Held up; hdwy 3 out; led last; stayed on wl, won at Seavington 3m ptp gd in Apr beating Alskamatic (12-0) by 2l, 12 ran.
Kims Firebud 100-1 (10-12) Towards rear on outside, jumped slowly 1st, not fluent next, behind 5th, tailed off, 12th of 14, well behind Odin (10-12) at Stratford 2m nh nov hdl (4) gf.
Third Of The Third 6-4 (10-12) Prominent, under pressure 4 out, fell next, in a race won by Lord Grantham (11-2) at Ffos Las 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gd in May, 8 ran.