Highstreetvouchers.com Top Novices' Hurdle (grade 2) 2m 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 110y, Class 1, 11 runners)
  • Winner £34,206
  • Going: Good-Good to Soft in places on National course.
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 6.20s
  • Off time: 14:00:48

Full Result

14:00 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 5 El Dancer (GER) Mrs L Wadham 5 11-0 D Elsworth 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leaders, not fluent 3 out, soon outpaced, stayed on well to lead towards finish
2nd nk 2 American Trilogy (IRE) P F Nicholls 5 11-8 b R Walsh 11/4f
SP 11/4f Held up towards rear, headway to chase leaders after 4 out, led approaching last, kept on, headed towards finish opened 3/1 £10000-£3000 £2000-£600 £9000-£3000 £3000-£1000 £1500-£500
3rd 1 9 Somersby (IRE) Miss H C Knight 5 11-0 A P McCoy 9/2
SP 9/2 Tracked leaders, led approaching 3 out, headed approaching last, kept on opened 4/1 touched 5/1 £2500-£500(x2)
4th 2 8 Riverside Theatre N J Henderson 5 11-0 B J Geraghty 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up towards rear, chased leaders 4 out, mistake 3 out, soon ridden, kept on and hung left from last opened 13/2 £2800-£400 £2100-£300 £6500-£1000
5th 10 Silk Hall (UAE) A King 4 10-11 R Thornton 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up mid-division, chased leaders approaching 4 out, kept on same pace opened 9/2 touched 11/2 £5500-£1000 £1650-£300
6th 8 1 Alfie Flits G A Swinbank 7 11-8 B Hughes 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leaders, ridden and not fluent 2 out, one pace
7th 18 6 McMurrough (IRE) J M Jefferson 5 11-0 P Kinsella 40/1
SP 40/1 Close up, ridden approaching 3 out, weakened next
8th 4 Benfleet Boy B G Powell 5 11-0 K Renwick 50/1
SP 50/1 Made most, headed approaching 3 out, weakened 2 out
9th 21 3 Red Moloney (USA) J Howard Johnson 5 11-3 D F O'Regan 9/2
SP 9/2 Held up mid-division, headway to chase leaders approaching 3 out, weakened approaching 2 out £5000-£1000 £4500-£1000
10th 7 7 Punta Galera (IRE) Paul Green 6 11-0 T J Phelan 250/1
SP 250/1 Held up in rear, weakened from 4 out opened 200/1
11th 26 11 Candle T R George 6 10-7 P J Brennan 66/1
SP 66/1 Not fluent, always towards rear opened 80/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £16.40 Tote Place £2.90 £1.50 £2.00 Straight Forecast £51.05 Exacta £57.80 Trifecta £740.50 Swingers 1&2 £8.30, 2&3 £3.30, 1&3 £11.20

Jackpot £28,943.02 carried forward to Aintree, 4th Apr
Placepot £3,818.80, Pool: £465798.16, 89.04 winning tickets
Quadpot £872.00, Pool: £25808.32, 21.9 winning tickets