Newbury Saturday 29th December
- Going: Heavy Surface: Turf
- Jackpot £1,004.00, Pool: £15,555.60, 11.0 winning tickets
- Placepot £18.70, Pool: £137,363.60, 5355.67 winning tickets
- Quadpot £6.70, Pool: £8,552.18, 933.65 winning tickets
Oscar Davy (IRE)
||6||11-12||P J Hobbs||R Johnson||17/2|
||5||11-10||M R Channon||C O'Farrell||12/1|
Simply Ben (IRE)
||6||11-9||Nick Mitchell||Mr R G Henderson (7)||4/1j|
Emperor's Choice (IRE)
||5||11-7||Miss V Williams||A Coleman||9/2|
Blackwell Synergy (FR)
||6||11-6||Jonjo O'Neill||R P McLernon||14/1|
Round The Horn (IRE)
||12||11-6 t||J A B Old||M D Grant||20/1|
||7||11-4||G McPherson||T Molloy (3)||20/1|
||7||11-0||J Scott||N Scholfield||8/1|
||7||10-13||Mrs L Richards||M Goldstein||9/1|
||7||10-13||T R George||L Heard||22/1|
||6||10-10||Mrs D Grissell||S Thomas||4/1j|
Arbeo (IRE) 10-3 (11-1) Led narrowly, ridden 2 out, headed approaching last, kept on one pace, 2nd of 6, 4 1/2l behind Savant Bleu (11-1) at Fakenham 3m beg chs (4) sft.
Emperor's Choice (IRE) 7-2 (11-9) Chased leader, not fluent and reminder 2nd, lost 4th, mistake and lost place 7th, not fluent 9th, ridden before 11th, rallied under pressure 3 out, chased winner before last, stayed on same pace flat, 2nd of 7, 1 3/4l behind Father Probus (11-2) at Fontwell 2m 6f nov hcp chs 0-120 (4) sft.
Ballylifen (IRE) 14-1 (11-0) Led, slow 4th, mistake 6th, blundered and headed 10th, ridden to lead again narrowly 3 out, headed approaching 2 out, weakened before last, 5th of 6, 8l behind Opening Batsman (11-0) at Plumpton 2m 4f beg chs (3) sft.
Oscar Davy (IRE) 3-1 (11-2) Mid-division, headway when not fluent 7th, mistake 10th, weakened approaching 4 out, tailed off, 8th of 11, well behind Howard's Legacy (11-2) at Ffos Las 2m 3f beg chs (3) sft in Nov.
Addiction 7-2 (11-0) Held up, headway after 10th, hit 12th, went 2nd after 3 out, no impression on winner after jumping right 2 out, stayed on, 2nd of 7, 2l behind Rydalis (11-0) at Fontwell 2m 6f Mares Beginners Chase (0-110) (4yo+) (4) gs in Nov.
Tickatack (IRE) 100-1 (11-0) Held up behind in touch, struggling 13th, soon lost touch, tailed off, 5th of 6, well behind Super Duty (11-0) at Cheltenham 2m 5f nov chs (2) sft.
Simply Ben (IRE) 40-1 (11-1) Chased leaders, mistake 7th, struggling and reminder 16th, went moderate 3rd when mistake 4 out, plugged on same pace, no chance with front pair, 3rd of 5, 43l behind Highland Lodge (11-6) at Cheltenham 3m 1f nov chs (2) hvy.
Blackwell Synergy (FR) 6-1 (11-1) In rear, tailed off from 5th, 4th of 9, 29l behind L'Eldorado (11-12) at Towcester 2m 3f hcp chs 0-120 (4) sft.
Venetian Lad 7-2 (11-4) Chased leaders, pushed along and left 3rd 3 out, one pace in 3rd before last, 3rd of 7, 11l behind Father Probus (11-2) at Fontwell 2m 6f nov hcp chs 0-120 (4) sft.
Morgan's Bay 80-1 (11-1) Took keen hold, held up in last pair, not fluent 4th, headway approaching 4 out, ridden in 4th soon after 3 out, not fluent next, 5th and beaten when blundered last, 5th of 7, 15l behind Milarrow (11-1) at Exeter 2m 1f beg chs (4) gs in Nov.
Round The Horn (IRE) 8-1 (11-7) Held up in touch on outside, hit 8th, chased leaders under pressure 4 out to next, soon weakend, behind when pulled up before 2 out, in a race won by Shaking Hands (11-9) at Towcester 3m hcp chs 0-120 (4) hvy, 8 ran.
||3||11-4||Tim Vaughan||M Byrne (5)||9/4|
My Boy Ginger
||3||10-12||C Gordon||Tom Cannon (3)||25/1|
||3||10-12||P J Hobbs||R Johnson||4/5f|
Sash Of Honour (IRE)
||3||10-12||Tim Vaughan||A Coleman||7/1|
While You Wait (IRE)
||3||10-12||G L Moore||J E Moore||16/1|
Pistol (IRE) 6-1 (10-12) Tracked leaders on inside, not fluent and lost place 2nd, closed 4th, jumped left 3 out, went left again last, soon went 2nd, edged right flat, held by winner towards finish, 2nd of 8, 2 1/2l behind Vasco D'ycy (10-12) at Newbury 2m 3yo hdl (3) sft in Nov.
Sash Of Honour (IRE) 4-1 (9-3) Held up mid-division, headway over 1f out, soon chased winner, edged right and ridden inside final furlong, kept on, 2nd of 11, 2l behind Openly (8-12) at Wolverhampton 1m 6f mdn stks (5) pol in Oct (flat).
Dovils Date 14-1 (11-2) In touch, hit 3rd, headway to chase leaders 5th, ridden and weakened approaching 3 out, 5th and no chance when blundered next, went modest 4th post, 4th of 8, 36l behind Far West (11-2) at Cheltenham 2m 3yo hdl (1) sft in Nov.
While You Wait (IRE) 20-1 (10-12) Tracked leaders, ridden and every chance briefly after 2 out, no chance with winner approaching last, 2nd of 11, 33l behind Dollar Bill (10-12) at Folkestone 2m 1f 3yo mdn hdl (5) sft in Nov.
My Boy Ginger 9-2 (10-9) Tracked winner, mistake 2nd, ducked right and unseated rider 3rd, in a race won by Sir Fredlot (10-12) at Plumpton 2m 3yo hdl (4) hvy, 4 ran.
Bury Parade (IRE)
||6||11-7||P F Nicholls||N Scholfield||7/4f|
Tenor Nivernais (FR)
||5||11-7||Miss V Williams||R T Dunne (3)||5/1|
Avoca Promise (IRE)
||7||11-0||C R Egerton||Sam Twiston-Davies||33/1|
Colour Squadron (IRE)
||6||11-0||P J Hobbs||A P McCoy||2/1|
||5||11-0||T R George||P J Brennan||7/2|
Module (FR) 5-2fav (11-2) Tracked leaders, joined winner after 8th, upsides and every chance when fell 4 out, in a race won by Rebel Rebellion (11-2) at Exeter 2m 1f beg chs (3) gs in Oct, 11 ran.
Colour Squadron (IRE) 11-2 (11-10) Held up in rear, slightly hampered 3 out, good headway on outer to challenge entering straight, disputed approaching last, headed early run-in and soon no impression on winner, kept on same pace, 2nd of 8, 2l behind Dedigout (11-10) at Punchestown 2m 4f nov hdl Grade 1 (1) hvy in Apr.
Avoca Promise (IRE) 5-2fav (11-0) Mid-division, headway when mistake 3 out, hampered 2 out, challenged last, edged left flat, stayed on under pressure to lead post, won at Wincanton 2m mdn hdl (4) gd in Apr beating Enroller (11-0) by shd, 14 ran.
Tenor Nivernais (FR) 7-1 (10-11) Held up last, went close 3rd at 4th, went 2nd 4 out, led after next, shaken up and came readily clear between last 2, won at Bangor 2m 1f nov chs (4) sft beating Malt Master (11-0) by 8l, 4 ran.
Bury Parade (IRE) 5-1 (10-13) In touch on outside, headway to lead after 5th, made rest, ridden and hard pressed after 2 out, stayed on well flat, won at Carlisle 2m beg chs (4) sft in Oct beating Super Duty (11-2) by 2l, 10 ran.
State Benefit (IRE)
||7||11-12||N J Henderson||B J Geraghty||9/2|
||10||11-12||K C Bailey||J M Maguire||25/1|
||7||11-8||Nick Williams||L Kelly (7)||40/1|
Pete The Feat (IRE)
||8||11-7||C E Longsdon||N D Fehily||15/8f|
Imperial Circus (IRE)
||6||11-6 p||P J Hobbs||J Best (5)||7/1|
||7||11-4||Miss V Williams||A Coleman||10/1|
Rey Nacarado (IRE)
||7||11-3 p||C E Longsdon||A P McCoy||5/2|
Mark The Book (IRE)
||11||10-13 pt||B I Case||Sam Twiston-Davies||25/1|
Maringo Bay (IRE)
||7||11-5||C J Mann||S Thomas||NR|
Maringo Bay (IRE) 7-2 (11-1) Led narrowly, headed 6th, regained narrow lead after next, headed 3 out, soon ridden, 3rd and one pace last, stayed on to regain 2nd towards finish, 2nd of 5, 6l behind Mountainous (10-10) at Chepstow 3m beg chs (3) hvy.
Pete The Feat (IRE) 6-5fav (11-7) Tracked leader, led 12th, 1 length advantage and staying on when left well clear 2 out, unchallenged after, won at Lingfield 3m hcp chs 0-115 (4) hvy in Nov beating Pensnett Bay (11-4) by well, 5 ran.
Relax (FR) 6-1 (11-6) Tracked leader, led 2nd, headed 10th, mistake 3 out, weakened before and hit last, 5th of 10, 11l behind State Benefit (11-4) at Sandown 3m Amateur Handicap Chase (0-130) (4yo+) (3) sft.
Rey Nacarado (IRE) 3-1fav (11-4) Raced keenly, in touch on inside, effort and every chance 4 out to 2 out, soon ridden and no impression with leading pair, lost 3rd flat, 4th of 12, 9l behind Ballyoliver (11-5) at Newbury 3m 2f am hcp chs 0-125 (3) gs.
Imperial Circus (IRE) 3-1 (10-10) In touch, chased leading pair before 5 out, outpaced after next, rallied to chase winner last, tired flat, no impression when lost 2nd towards finish, 3rd of 5, 7l behind Mountainous (10-10) at Chepstow 3m beg chs (3) hvy.
State Benefit (IRE) 7-1 (11-4) Soon tracked leaders, led before 2 out, stayed on towards finish, just held on, driven out, won at Sandown 3m Amateur Handicap Chase (0-130) (4yo+) (3) sft beating Brackloon High (11-7) by 1/2l, 10 ran.
Midnight Haze 16-1 (10-4) Held up towards rear, hit 9th, remote 10th after 3 out, pulled up before next, in a race won by Hello Bud (10-0) at Aintree 3m 2f Listed hcp chs (1) hvy, 16 ran.
Blackstaff (IRE) 9-1 (9-11) Held up in rear, not fluent 1st or 8th, fell 9th, in a race won by Little Josh (10-9) at Aintree 2m 5f hcp chs (2) hvy, 9 ran.
Mark The Book (IRE) 17-2 (9-8) Led, pecked and headed soon after 5 out, weakened next, 6th of 7, well behind Sona Sasta (9-11) at Chepstow 3m hcp chs 0-145 (2) hvy.
||5||11-7 p||P Bowen||J E Moore||25/1|
Ballybough Pat (IRE)
||5||11-7||A J Honeyball||A Coleman||5/1|
Clondaw Kaempfer (IRE)
||4||11-7||D McCain Jnr||J M Maguire||2/1|
Easter Day (FR)
||4||11-7||P F Nicholls||N Scholfield||9/2|
Lucky Vic (IRE)
||6||11-7||F Brennan||Sam Twiston-Davies||66/1|
Taquin Du Seuil (FR)
||5||11-7||Jonjo O'Neill||A P McCoy||13/8f|
Taquin Du Seuil (FR) 15-8 (11-0) Held up in touch, in touch from 3 out, led before last, kept on well, won at Sandown 2m 4f nov hdl G2 (1) hvy beating Le Bec (11-4) by 6l, 5 ran.
Easter Day (FR) 3-1fav (11-3) Tracked leaders, headway after 4 out, upsides after next, led last, ridden clear flat, won at Ascot 2m 6f nh nov hdl (2) sft in Nov beating Dursey Sound (11-6) by 4l, 8 ran.
Ballybough Pat (IRE) 4-1fav (11-4) Mid-division, headway 5th, challenged 2 out, ridden when hit last, no impression on winner flat, stayed on, 2nd of 17, 2 3/4l behind Fair Along (11-12) at Newbury 3m hcp hdl 0-140 (3) sft in Nov.
Awaywiththegreys (IRE) 7-1 (11-8) Tracked leaders, not fluent 8th, went 2nd after 2 out, no chance with winner, one pace in 3rd flat, 3rd of 11, 16l behind Bear's Affair (11-7) at Aintree 2m 4f hcp hdl (2) sft.
Lucky Vic (IRE) 11-8fav (11-5) Chased leader, led 4 out, clear from 3 out, pressed last, under pressure run-in, found extra near finish, won at Ffos Las 2m 6f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Jun beating Oca De Thaix (10-5) by 3/4l, 8 ran.
Clondaw Kaempfer (IRE) 6-5fav (11-6) Close up, led 3 out, quickened between last 2, jumped right and hit last, ridden and ran on strongly, won at Haydock 2m Listed nov hdl (1) sft in Nov beating Lienosus (11-0) by 4l, 6 ran.
Any Given Day (IRE)
||7||11-12||D McCain Jnr||J M Maguire||12/1|
||7||10-11||Miss E C Lavelle||B J Geraghty||18/1|
||9||10-6||A King||W Hutchinson||10/3j|
El Dancer (GER)
||8||10-4 p||Mrs L Wadham||A Coleman||16/1|
||5||10-4||P F Nicholls||Mr H Derham (5)||10/3j|
Princely Player (IRE)
||5||10-4||P J Hobbs||R Johnson||17/2|
||5||10-0||W Greatrex||B Powell (3)||25/1|
African Gold (IRE)
||4||10-0 t||N A Twiston-Davies||Sam Twiston-Davies||4/1|
Top Of The Range (IRE)
||5||10-0||N J Henderson||P Carberry (5)||6/1|
African Gold (IRE) 8-1 (11-10) Chased leaders, led 3 out, soon strongly challenged, held on under pressure, all out, won at Newbury 2m 5f nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Nov beating Faultless Feelings (11-4) by 3 1/2l, 12 ran.
El Dancer (GER) 8-1 (11-3) Held up in rear, headway approaching 4 out, led after next, headed 2 out, rallied flat, kept on well, 2nd of 9, 3/4l behind Grafite (10-2) at Lingfield 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-140 (3) hvy.
Bakbenscher 4-1fav (10-13) Held up mid-division, headway before 2 out, soon chasing leaders, led after last, stayed on well, won at Haydock 2m 4f hcp hdl (2) hvy beating Top Wood (10-8) by 3 1/2l, 10 ran.
Top Of The Range (IRE) 14-1 (11-5) Mid-division, outpaced on outside 3 out, never reached leaders, 5th of 17, 24l behind Dark Lover (11-8) at Cheltenham 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) hvy.
Salubrious (IRE) 5-2fav (11-3) Held up behind, headway into mid-division 5th, chased leaders under pressure before 2 out, ridden to challenge and every chance after last, not pace of winer final 110 yards, 2nd of 10, 6l behind At Fishers Cross (10-10) at Newbury 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-150 (2) sft.
Dolatulo (FR) 14-1 (10-8) Tracked leader, led after 3 out, headed before next, weakening when mistake last, 6th of 12, 17l behind Petit Robin (11-5) at Sandown 2m Listed hcp hdl (1) sft.
Any Given Day (IRE) 15-2 (11-2) Held up in last pair in touch, 4th and ridden before last, no impression with leaders, 4th of 5, 17l behind Oscar Whisky (11-6) at Cheltenham 2m 4f hdl G2 (1) gd in Dec '11.
Bouggler 28-1 (11-4) Chased leaders, weakened and eased before 2 out, tailed off, last of 13, well behind Goulanes (10-2) at Cheltenham 3m 1f Listed hcp hdl (1) sft in Nov.
Princely Player (IRE) 9-2 (11-10) Tracked leaders on inside, not fluent 5th, driven 2 out, ridden and no impression before last, 5th of 10, 18l behind At Fishers Cross (10-10) at Newbury 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-150 (2) sft.
My Tent Or Yours (IRE)
||5||11-5||N J Henderson||A P McCoy||4/11f|
Best Boy Barney (IRE)
||6||11-0 t||J Scott||N Scholfield||40/1|
||4||11-0||N J Henderson||B J Geraghty||5/1|
||4||11-0||A King||C Huxley||50/1|
Fix It Right (IRE)
||4||11-0||Miss E C Lavelle||Sam Twiston-Davies||12/1|
||5||11-0||P Henderson||N D Fehily||100/1|
Hell's Spirit (IRE)
||4||11-0||A J Honeyball||A Coleman||12/1|
Kuda Huraa (IRE)
||4||11-0||A King||W Hutchinson||14/1|
Minella For Party (IRE)
||5||11-0||Tim Vaughan||R Johnson||20/1|
On The Record (IRE)
||4||11-0||Jonjo O'Neill||R P McLernon||66/1|
||4||11-0||A Middleton||J Banks (7)||NR|
Dontgoeasy 33-1 (11-0) Held up towards rear, ridden over 5f out, no impression, 10th of 16, well behind Oscar Rock (11-0) at Newbury 2m NH flat (6) sft in Nov.
Chatterbox (IRE) 7-4fav (10-12) Tracked leaders, close up 4f out, ridden hands and heels from over 1f out, ran on to lead post, won at Huntingdon 2m NH flat (6) gs in Apr beating Woodyoulikeme (10-12) by shd, 10 ran.
My Tent Or Yours (IRE) 4-7fav (10-12) Pulled hard in rear, mistake 4th, still pulling when smooth headway after 3 out, went 2nd before 2 out, soon challenging, led just before last, ridden and stayed on to assert final 150 yards, readily, won at Ascot 2m nh nov hdl (3) gs in Nov beating Taquin Du Seuil (11-3) by 1 3/4l, 6 ran.
Best Boy Barney (IRE) 28-1 (10-12) Tracked leaders, lost place before 3 out, soon weakened, 7th of 9, 26l behind The Romford Pele (10-9) at Chepstow 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) hvy.
Hell's Spirit (IRE) 20-1 (11-0) Mid-division, hampered 3rd, ridden before 3 out, 4th and beaten last, 4th of 13, 13l behind Puffin Billy (11-0) at Newbury 2m NH mdn hdl (3) sft in Nov.
Fuhgeddaboudit 40-1 (10-12) Held up in rear, not fluent, mistake 1st, headway approaching 8th, weakened after 3 out, tailed off, 7th of 8, well behind Two Rockers (10-12) at Towcester 2m 5f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) sft.
Kuda Huraa (IRE) 13-2 (9-7) Prominent, led 10f out, ridden and edged left over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, no extra close home, 5th of 14, 3l behind Enthusiastic (9-0) at Kempton 1m 4f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Sep (flat).
Fix It Right (IRE) 12-1 (10-12) Chased leaders, ridden to challenge when left in 2nd 3 out, weakened before last, 3rd of 14, 10l behind The Italian Yob (10-9) at Exeter 2m 1f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) hvy.
On The Record (IRE) 33-1 (10-12) In touch, ridden and dropped to rear 3 out, 7th of 9, 24l behind The Mumper (10-12) at Market Rasen 2m 3f nov hdl (4) sft in Nov.
Minella For Party (IRE) 6-1 (10-12) Took keen hold, steadied in rear and well off the pace, steady headway 3 out, went 4th between last 2, one pace and no impression, 4th of 11, 12l behind Robbie (11-12) at Southwell 2m nov hdl (4) gd in Nov.
Desert Robe 12-1 (10-12) Held up towards rear, steady headway 5f out, went 3rd over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong, 5th of 13, 21l behind No No Charlie (11-2) at Fontwell 1m 6f NH flat (6) gs in May.