Castle Hotel In Taunton 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle 2m 1f

  • (4yo+, 2m 1f, Class 4, 13 runners)
  • Winner £4,106 2nd £1,197 3rd £599
  • Going: Soft, Heavy in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 32.10s
  • Off time: 14:10:30

Full Result

14:10 Taunton
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 14 Saphir Du Rheu (FR) P F Nicholls 4 10-7 R Walsh 7/4f
SP 7/4f Led until 3rd, stayed close up, led last, soon clear opened 11/8
2nd 11 6 God Of The Kop (IRE) Miss R Curtis 6 11-5 A P McCoy 2/1
SP 2/1 Tracked leaders, niggled along before 5th, close up 6th, led 2 out, headed last, stayed on same pace opened 7/2
3rd 1 Orabora P J Hobbs 7 11-12 R Johnson 9/2
SP 9/2 Always prominent, led 3rd, not fluent and headed 2 out, not fluent last, one pace flat opened 7/2
4th 14 10 Reyes Magos (IRE) S Durack 7 11-5 t1 C O'Farrell 12/1
SP 12/1 Mid-division, headway to track leaders 3 out, no extra from next opened 25/1
5th 6 2 Boss In Boots (IRE) J W Mullins 5 11-5 A Thornton 40/1
SP 40/1 Held up in rear, not fluent 4th, mistake 6th, headway before next, weakened 2 out opened 33/1
6th 23 9 Onedin Line Miss V Williams 5 11-5 Aidan Coleman 50/1
SP 50/1 In touch in mid-division, headway 6th, weakened 2 out, tailed off opened 40/1
7th 5 Darkestbeforedawn (IRE) Mrs Caroline Keevil 6 11-5 James Best (3) 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leaders, challenged 3rd, weakened after 3 out, tailed off opened 16/1
8th 14 4 Cool George Miss J du Plessis 5 11-5 Mr K Edgar (7) 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in touch, mistake 4th, not fluent next, ridden 6th, weakened 3 out, tailed off opened 18/1
9th 7 Military Precision (IRE) D Pipe 7 11-5 T Scudamore 33/1
SP 33/1 Mid-division, no impression from 6th, tailed off
10th 11 Standing Ovation (IRE) D Pipe 6 11-5 Tom Bellamy (7) 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in rear, not fluent 5th, behind after next, tailed off
11th ¾ 3 Comical Red Mark Gillard 5 11-5 T J Phelan 200/1
SP 200/1 Prominent, jumped right and mistake 1st, weakened 6th, tailed off
12th 26 8 Mr Mistopheles (IRE) P J Hobbs 5 11-5 T J O'Brien 100/1
SP 100/1 Tracked leaders, hampered 1st, lost place 5th, weakened next, tailed off
13th 36 12 Sylvan Legend Mrs Caroline Keevil 5 11-5 Ryan Mahon (3) 125/1
SP 125/1 Not fluent 4th, always in rear, tailed off opened 200/1
NR 13 The Nephew (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 5 11-5 D Elsworth

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.40 Tote Place £1.20 £1.30 £1.30 Straight Forecast £5.19 Exacta £4.70 Trifecta £6.70 Swingers 1&2 £2.40, 2&3 £1.70, 1&3 £1.40

Placepot £3.10, Pool: £72759.81, 16730.21 winning tickets
Quadpot £3.10, Pool: £4681.76, 1082.7 winning tickets