R.A.B.I. Gateway Project Maiden Hurdle 2m 4f

  • (4yo+, 2m 4f, Class 5, 11 runners)
  • Winner £1,949 2nd £572 3rd £286 4th £143
  • Going: Heavy, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 16.00s
  • Off time: 13:11:16

Full Result

13:10 Chepstow
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 7 Jean De Florette (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 6 11-0 S Twiston-Davies 3/1
SP 3/1 Held up in touch, ridden before and led last, kept on well towards finish
2nd 3 8 Johnny Og M Keighley 4 11-0 Ian Popham 11/4f
SP 11/4f Led to 3rd, led again 4 out, ridden and headed last, kept on and well held by winner
3rd 10 Man Of Steel (IRE) P Bowen 4 11-0 p Donal Devereux 12/1
SP 12/1 Close up, ridden before 2 out, kept on from last opened 16/1
4th ½ 6 Filatore (IRE) B J Llewellyn 4 11-0 p Robert Williams (5) 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up mid-division, headway 6th, went 2nd before 3 out, one pace in 4th before last
5th 13 4 El Macca (IRE) Miss R Curtis 4 11-0 A P McCoy 7/2
SP 7/2 Held up mid-division and keen, headway after 4 out, one pace in 5th when blundered last, soon eased opened 10/3 touched 4/1
6th 29 3 Echoes Of Joy P D Evans 4 11-0 S Quinlan 100/1
SP 100/1 Always behind
7th 2 11 Wing Mira (IRE) Miss V Williams 5 11-0 Aidan Coleman 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up mid-division, ridden before 3 out, soon weakened opened 10/1
8th 9 Lucas Pitt M Scudamore 6 11-0 L Treadwell 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up towards rear, pushed along before 4 out, soon weakened
9th 11 1 Alwayslookback (IRE) Mrs R Gasson 4 11-0 Benjamin Poste (5) 100/1
SP 100/1 Towards rear, mistake 1st, rider lost irons, led 3rd, headed 4 out, soon weakened
10th 20 5 Elysian Heights (IRE) D Brace 5 11-0 Tom Cannon 66/1
SP 66/1 Held up towards rear, mistake 5th, never dangerous
F 2 Dazinski S-J Davies 7 11-0 W Kennedy 6/1
SP 6/1 Prominent, ridden before 3 out, soon weakened, fell last opened 7/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.10 Tote Place £1.40 £1.70 £2.80 Straight Forecast £11.65 Exacta £17.00 Trifecta £85.90 Swingers 1&2 £3.70, 2&3 £5.10, 1&3 £7.40

Placepot £43.60, Pool: £91571.28, 1529.99 winning tickets
Quadpot £23.70, Pool: £6474.3, 201.9 winning tickets

Analysis

Sam Twiston-Davies: "It was a nice performance in heavy ground. He jumped nicely. He was a big baby all last year, two and a half miles has really suited him and he showed a nice turn of foot."