Berry Bros & Rudd 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle 2m 5f

  • (5yo+, 2m 5f, Class 4, 13 runners)
  • Winner £2,602 2nd £764 3rd £382 4th £191
  • Going: Soft, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 12.90s
  • Off time: 14:55:43

Full Result

14:55 Newbury
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 7 Handy Andy (IRE) C L Tizzard 5 10-12 J Tizzard 11/1
SP 11/1 Held up towards rear on outside, headway after 7th, went 2nd, led narrowly before last, stayed on strongly to draw clear final 150 yards opened 7/1
2nd 2 Our Father (IRE) D Pipe 5 11-4 Timmy Murphy 11/10f
SP 11/10f Always prominent, not fluent 3 out, led before next, headed narrowly approaching last, stayed on, no impression on winner final 150 yards opened 6/4 £1750-£1000 £1400-£800(x4) £700-£400(x2) £1875-£1500 £2660-£1400 £550-£400 £750-£600 £500-£400
3rd 6 13 Victoria Rose (IRE) S C Burrough 6 10-5 Nathan Sweeney (7) 11/1
SP 11/1 Led until 1st, led after 3rd until next and again from 5th, ridden and headed approaching 2 out, 3rd and beaten last, stayed on same pace opened 12/1
4th 16 12 The White Admiral (IRE) N J Henderson 6 10-12 B J Geraghty 33/1
SP 33/1 In touch, not much room 1st, pushed along after 7th, well held approaching 3 out opened 25/1
5th 6 Good Order T R George 6 10-12 P J Brennan 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up in rear, no impression 3 out, never in contention
6th ½ 8 Lariat Sam (IRE) A King 6 10-12 S Thomas 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up in rear, not fluent 1st, ridden after 5th, well behind approaching 3 out, stayed on steadily, never nearer
7th 11 5 Forlovenormoney (IRE) P F Nicholls 7 10-12 D A Jacob 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, ridden after 3 out, mistake 2 out, soon weakened opened 16/1
8th 3 Abitofargybargy (IRE) R J Price 9 10-12 L Treadwell (3) 250/1
SP 250/1 Took keen hold, led 1st until after 3rd, led 4th until next, not fluent 7th, weakened approaching 3 out
9th ½ 9 Our Golden Boy (IRE) M D I Usher 5 10-12 J M Davies 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up in mid-division, not fluent 4th, mistake next, jumped right and weakened 3 out
10th 24 10 Prominent Hill (IRE) P J Hobbs 6 10-12 t1 R Johnson 33/1
SP 33/1 Mid-division on outside, lost place 5th, not fluent next, mistake and well beaten 7th, tailed off opened 40/1
PU 4 Dixie Bull (IRE) C R Egerton 6 10-12 A P McCoy 4/1
SP 4/1 Tracked leaders, jumped left and inclined to hang left, blundered 7th, soon lost place and eased, pulled up before 3 out £1800-£400
F 1 Soir D'estruval (FR) A King 5 11-8 W Hutchinson 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up on inside towards rear, headway 4th, edged right and ridden after 3 out, 4th and weakening when fell last £4000-£500
UR 11 Shrewd Investment A King 5 10-12 Gerard Tumelty 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up towards, mistake 7th, 7th and no impression after 3 out, blundered and unseated rider 2 out opened 40/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £8.10 Tote Place £2.10 £1.10 £2.50 Straight Forecast £23.97 Exacta £30.10 Swingers 1&2 £5.50, 2&3 £3.50, 1&3 £10.00

Jackpot £82,709.33 carried forward to Newbury, 5th Mar
Placepot £183.80, Pool: £93752.85, 372.25 winning tickets
Quadpot £22.40, Pool: £8868.31, 292.3 winning tickets