Cyril Alexander Memorial Novices' Limited Handicap Chase 2m 1f

  • (4yo+, 2m 1f, Class 3, 8 runners)
  • Winner £6,498 2nd £1,908 3rd £954 4th £477
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 22.70s
  • Off time: 14:30:47

Full Result

14:30 Kelso
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Jet Master (IRE) N W Alexander 8 11-7 ht Lucy Alexander 9/2
SP 9/2 Held up in last pair, headway 4 out, went 2nd 2 out, led before last, drew clear flat, comfortably
2nd 11 3 Smadynium (FR) D McCain Jnr 6 11-4 b J M Maguire 6/1
SP 6/1 In touch on outside, lost place and ridden after 3 out, rallied to take 3rd at last, went 2nd flat, no chance with winner opened 5/1 £1800-£400
3rd 5 8 Inoogoo (IRE) B Ellison 9 10-7 G B Watters (7) 11/2
SP 11/2 Led narrowly to 5th, remained prominent, led again 8th, driven and headed before last, no chance with winner when lost 2nd flat opened 13/2
4th 6 Desgrey P D Niven 6 10-10 p K Renwick 7/1
SP 7/1 Tracked leader, reminder after 4th, ridden 3 out, kept on same pace, no impression before last
5th 1 4 Makbullet M Smith 7 11-2 B Hughes 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leaders, headway into 2nd after 4 out, lost place 2 out, 4th and beaten when hit last
6th 9 7 Ballycool (IRE) Miss Lucinda V Russell 7 10-7 t D R Fox (5) 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up in last pair, lost touch 6th, never near leaders opened 7/1
7th 2 5 Dartford Warbler (IRE) Mrs S J Smith 7 11-1 Ryan Mania 3/1f
SP 3/1f With leader, led 5th to next, driven 8th, weakened 3 out opened 9/2
8th 17 2 Suprise Vendor (IRE) W Coltherd 8 11-5 Daragh Bourke (7) 8/1
SP 8/1 With leader, led 6th to 8th, outpaced when hit 4 out and next, soon ridden and weakened, tailed off opened 9/1 touched 7/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.80 Tote Place £1.90 £2.10 £2.10 Straight Forecast £30.44 Exacta £23.70 Trifecta £389.00 Swingers 1&2 £6.60, 2&3 £7.10, 1&3 £5.90

Placepot £41.00, Pool: £87248.13, 1550.56 winning tickets
Quadpot £17.40, Pool: £4601.5, 194.7 winning tickets

Analysis

Nick Alexander: "This race is in memory of my late father and I've been trying to win it for 21 years. He would have been very proud of Lucy today and he loved having winners at Kelso - he was also one of the first commercial sponsors here."