Pertemps Network Mersey Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m 4f

  • (4yo+, 2m 4f, Class 1, 12 runners)
  • Winner £42,202 2nd £15,900 3rd £7,958 4th £3,975 5th £1,995 6th £998 7th £495 8th £255
  • Going: Good to Soft, Good in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 52.70s
  • Off time: 13:30:13

Full Result

13:30 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 4 Lac Fontana (FR) P F Nicholls 5 11-4 A P McCoy 9/2f
SP 9/2f Held up in touch in 6th, headway after 4 out, went 2nd 3 out, ridden before last, kept on to lead last 100 yards opened 5/1 £5000-£1000
2nd 9 Splash of Ginge N A Twiston-Davies 6 11-4 S Twiston-Davies 12/1
SP 12/1 Chased leader, led before 3 out, ridden run-in, kept on and headed last 100 yards
3rd ½ 1 Dell' Arca (IRE) D Pipe 5 11-4 T Scudamore 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up in touch in 4th, ridden after last, kept on to take 3rd place towards finish
4th ½ 12 Wilde Blue Yonder (IRE) A King 5 11-4 R Thornton 11/2
SP 11/2 Held up mid-division, headway before 3 out, ridden before 2 out, went 3rd before last until no extra towards finish opened 9/2 touched 6/1
5th 11 Volnay De Thaix (FR) N J Henderson 5 11-4 R Johnson 9/1
SP 9/1 Held up mid-division, ridden before 3 out, one pace from 2 out opened 10/1
6th 17 8 Sea Lord (IRE) J P Ferguson 7 11-4 D F O'Regan 8/1
SP 8/1 In rear, pushed along and headway before 3 out, weakened before last opened 9/1
7th 3 6 No No Romeo (IRE) C E Longsdon 5 11-4 Aidan Coleman 66/1
SP 66/1 Held up towards rear, in rear 6 out, pushed along 4 out, outpaced before 3 out
8th 3 2 Kayf Moss J L Flint 6 11-4 b T J O'Brien 16/1
SP 16/1 With leaders, pushed along and lost place before 5 out, tailed off after 4 out opened 20/1
9th 25 5 Monkey Kingdom Miss R Curtis 6 11-4 t J E Moore 25/1
SP 25/1 Led, mistake 5th, headed before 3 out, soon weakened opened 20/1
10th 5 3 Kilcooley (IRE) C E Longsdon 5 11-4 N Fehily 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up towards rear, pushed along after 4 out, soon weakened
PU 10 Un Ace (FR) K C Bailey 6 11-4 Nick Scholfield 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up towards rear, ridden after 4 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last
F 7 Oscar Hoof (IRE) N J Henderson 6 11-4 B J Geraghty 11/2
SP 11/2 Held up mid-division, headway before 3 out, in 5th and chasing leaders when fell 3 out opened 6/1 £3000-£500

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.60 Tote Place £2.50 £2.00 £2.70 Straight Forecast £57.04 Exacta £62.00 Trifecta £272.30 Swingers 1&2 £5.30, 2&3 £19.70, 1&3 £6.50

Jackpot £20,423.17 carried forward to Market Rasen, 6th Apr
Placepot £1,633.80, Pool: £567369.56, 253.49 winning tickets
Quadpot £215.20, Pool: £36758.59, 126.35 winning tickets