New Year's Day Racing At Exeter Racecourse Novices' Handicap Chase 3m

  • (4yo+, 3m, Class 4, 8 runners)
  • Winner £3,574 2nd £1,049 3rd £525 4th £262
  • Going: Heavy, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 51.70s
  • Off time: 15:15:29

Full Result

15:15 Exeter
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 The Big Freeze (IRE) Tim Vaughan 6 11-12 t R Johnson 11/4j
SP 11/4j Tracked leaders, led 13th, strongly challenged when not fluent 2 out, soon hard ridden, headed close home, rallied to lead again post opened 3/1
2nd nse 6 Musical Wedge Miss C Dyson 8 11-8 R Thornton 11/4j
SP 11/4j Prominent, led 2nd, headed after next, ridden to challenge 4 out, every chance from 2 out, led closing stages, headed post
3rd 11 9 Lupita (IRE) D D Scott 8 10-0 t L Treadwell 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up in rear, headway 5th, led next, headed approaching 8th, under pressure 4 out, weakended after 2 out
4th 23 7 Royal Chatelier (FR) M Blake 7 11-5 Nick Scholfield 11/2
SP 11/2 Chased leaders, lost place 7th, slow 12th, stayed on approaching 2 out, never on terms
5th 3 Sentimentaljourney (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 5 11-12 R P Mclernon 12/1
SP 12/1 Led until 2nd, led again after next. headed 6th, led again approaching 8th, mistake 10th, headed 13th, weakened 3 out
6th 10 8 Al Shababiya (IRE) T R Gretton 5 11-2 p Adam Wedge (3) 20/1
SP 20/1 Chased leaders, under pressure after 5 out, soon weakened
PU 5 Lough Coi (IRE) A Middleton 6 11-9 t D Crosse 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up in rear, headway approaching 5 out, soon weakened, behind when pulled up 3 out opened 7/1 touched 10/1
PU 1 Russian Song (IRE) C L Tizzard 8 11-12 p Mr M Legg (7) 4/1
SP 4/1 Mid-division, mistake 3rd, soon behind, weakened 8th, behind when pulled up 3 out opened 11/2 touched 7/2
NR 4 Time Do (FR) Mrs Caroline Keevil 5 11-9 James Best (5)

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.60 Tote Place £1.10 £1.60 £4.90 Straight Forecast £11.36 Exacta £12.60 Trifecta £79.40 Swingers 1&2 £1.90, 2&3 £20.80, 1&3 £13.70

Placepot £621.60, Pool: £58286.45, 68.45 winning tickets
Quadpot £9.60, Pool: £7158.31, 549.75 winning tickets