Matalan Anniversary 4-y-o Novices' Hurdle (grade 1) 2m 110y

  • (4yo, 2m 110y, Class 1, 13 runners)
  • Winner £74,113
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 2.80s
  • Off time: 14:36:04

Full Result

14:35 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 13 Walkon (FR) A King 4 11-0 R Thornton 2/1f
SP 2/1f Tracked leaders, not fluent 6th, went 2nd soon after, challenging when not fluent 3 out, led 2 out, in command last, driven clear opened 5/2 £11000-£4000(x2) £8800-£3200 £5500-£2000(x3) £50000-£20000 £2500-£1000(x4) £1000-£400(x2)
2nd 13 9 Ski Sunday Tim Vaughan 4 11-0 S E Durack 12/1
SP 12/1 In touch, raced keenly, not fluent 6th, led soon after, blundered and headed 2 out, no impression last opened 14/1
3rd 13 10 Starluck (IRE) A Fleming 4 11-0 Timmy Murphy 5/2
SP 5/2 Held up towards rear, headway 6th, chased leading pair approaching 3 out, weakened 2 out £2750-£1000 £2200-£800 £1100-£400(x3) £10000-£4000
4th 10 4 Hebridean (IRE) P F Nicholls 4 11-0 R Walsh 5/2
SP 5/2 Held up in rear, headway approaching 3 out, soon shaken up, no impression, weakened approaching 2 out £5500-£2000(x2) £2750-£1000(x2) £2200-£800 £1100-£400 £25000-£10000 £2500-£1000
5th 7 Sainglend S Curran 4 11-0 P J Brennan 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up towards rear, mistake 3rd, hit next, headway after 6th, soon in touch, weakened 3 out
6th 11 Thumbs Up D McCain Jnr 4 11-0 J M Maguire 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up towards rear, headway after 6th, ridden 3 out, soon weakened, 4th when not fluent 2 out
7th 7 5 Kyrie Eleison (IRE) D T Hughes 4 11-0 vt R Loughran 25/1
SP 25/1 Not fluent, pressed leader until approaching 2nd, remained prominent, ridden and weakened approaching 3 out opened 20/1
8th 28 6 Livvy Inn (USA) Miss Lucinda V Russell 4 11-0 C I Gillies 50/1
SP 50/1 Mid-division, not always fluent, dropped rear after 5th, well behind after next, tailed off
9th 30 3 First Avenue G L Moore 4 11-0 p J E Moore 22/1
SP 22/1 Mid-division, ridden and dropped rear 6th, soon well behind, tailed off when mistake 3 out opened 20/1
10th 10 2 Dinarius A M Hales 4 11-0 P C O'Neill 100/1
SP 100/1 Always in rear, well behind after 6th, tailed off
PU 1 Apartman (CZE) G A Charlton 4 11-0 Jan Faltejsek 200/1
SP 200/1 Prominent, raced keenly, not fluent 3rd, chased leader from next, not fluent and led 5th, headed after next, weakened approaching 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before last
PU 8 Silk Drum (IRE) J Howard Johnson 4 11-0 D F O'Regan 28/1
SP 28/1 Led, mistake and headed 5th, weakened quickly after 6th, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out, dismounted
PU 12 Tri Nations (UAE) C J Mann 4 11-0 N Fehily 100/1
SP 100/1 Mid-division, raced keenly, not fluent 4th, mistake next, soon dropped rear, well behind after next, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.20 Tote Place £1.40 £2.10 £1.40 Straight Forecast £24.62 Exacta £30.90 Trifecta £118.10 Swingers 1&2 £4.10, 2&3 £5.30, 1&3 £1.60

Jackpot £20,080.70, Pool: £28282.74, 1.0 winning tickets
Placepot £79.00, Pool: £397450.5, 3669.83 winning tickets
Quadpot £42.00, Pool: £14278.72, 251.0 winning tickets