John Smith's Maghull Novices' Chase (grade 1) 2m

  • (5yo+, 2m, Class 1, 8 runners)
  • Winner £71,263
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 54.20s
  • Off time: 14:15:30

Full Result

14:15 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 8 Tidal Bay (IRE) J Howard Johnson 7 11-4 D F O'Regan 6/4f
SP 6/4f Always prominent, went 2nd after 8th, ridden approaching 3 out, led after 2 out, wandered slightly before hitting last, stayed on well opened 13/8 £7000-£4000 £1050-£600 £6500-£4000 £3250-£2000 £1625-£1000 £1300-£800
2nd 6 7 Takeroc (FR) P F Nicholls 5 11-4 R Walsh 5/2
SP 5/2 Tracked leader, blundered and led 7th, ridden and headed after 2 out, stayed on same pace approaching last opened 15/8 £9000-£4000(x2) £900-£400
3rd 4 5 Modicum (USA) N G Richards 6 11-4 Miss R Davidson 40/1
SP 40/1 Held up in touch, mistake 7th, went 3rd 3 out, stayed on same pace from 2 out opened 50/1 touched 33/1
4th 20 1 Conna Castle (IRE) James Joseph Mangan 9 11-4 P Carberry 15/2
SP 15/2 Held up, jumped right from 6th, tried to close 9th, no impression, left 4th 3 out opened 14/1 £20000-£1000 £4000-£500
5th 20 9 Kruguyrova (FR) C R Egerton 5 10-11 p A P McCoy 5/1
SP 5/1 Led, hit 6th, headed next, hit 8th, soon driven, weakened approaching 3 out opened 13/2 £39000-£6000 £20000-£3200 £3000-£500(x2)
PU 3 King Louis (FR) R Rowe 7 11-4 D Elsworth 33/1
SP 33/1 Hit 2nd, mistake 5th, always behind, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out opened 50/1
F 4 Mahogany Blaze (FR) N A Twiston-Davies 6 11-4 P J Brennan 9/1
SP 9/1 Held up in rear, not fluent 6th, headway 8th, close 4th when fell 3 out opened 16/1 £14000-£1000
UR 2 King Daniel Mrs E Slack 7 11-4 F Davis 16/1
SP 16/1 Prominent, hit 3rd and 5th, mistake 7th, soon driven, losing place when blundered and unseated rider 8th opened 33/1
WD 6 Perce Rock T Stack 6 11-4 A P McCoy 10/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.80 Tote Place £1.40 £1.40 £6.20 Straight Forecast £6.08 Exacta £4.60 Trifecta £230.10

Jackpot £21,659.91 carried forward to Southwell, 6th Apr
Placepot £338.20, Pool: £403992.1, 871.99 winning tickets
Quadpot £56.60, Pool: £23904.46, 312.34 winning tickets
PlaceSix £773.09
PlaceFive £81.10