Nicol Hughes Novices' Hurdle 3m

  • (5yo+, 3m, Class 3, 9 runners)
  • Winner £5,393 2nd £1,584 3rd £792 4th £396
  • Going: Heavy, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 26.20s
  • Off time: 14:35:25

Full Result

14:35 Bangor-on-Dee
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 4 O'faolains Boy (IRE) Miss R Curtis 6 11-4 Patrick Corbett (7) 2/1f
SP 2/1f Tracked leaders on outside, not fluent 5th, went 2nd before 7th, led 9th, clear 2 out, easily opened 9/4 £2250-£1000 £900-£400
2nd 13 1 Ballytober P J Hobbs 7 11-8 R Johnson 6/1
SP 6/1 Held up in touch, mistakes 7th and 8th, jumped left next, stayed on under pressure to take 2nd last, no chance with winner
3rd 6 Perfect Candidate (IRE) F M O'Brien 6 10-12 P J Brennan 40/1
SP 40/1 Held up towards rear, jumped big early stages, went 6th 9th, stayed on from 2 out, not fluent last, went 3rd flat, should do better opened 50/1
4th 3 Midnight Appeal A King 8 11-4 b W Hutchinson 9/4
SP 9/4 Tracked leader until not fluent 6th, not fluent 9th, chased winner 3 out, no impression, lost 2nd last, weakened flat £2250-£1000
5th 7 8 My Flora D McCain Jnr 9 10-5 A P Lane 10/1
SP 10/1 Mid-division on inside, headway after 8th, ridde 3 out, soon one pace, no impression opened 15/2
6th 15 7 Susquehanna River (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 6 10-12 S Twiston-Davies 66/1
SP 66/1 Prominent, went 2nd 6th until before next, soon lost place, well beaten after 3 out opened 100/1
7th 9 2 Dungeel (IRE) D McCain Jnr 7 11-8 J M Maguire 9/2
SP 9/2 Led, ridden and headed when mistake 9th, weakened after 3 out
PU 9 Turn The Tide D L Williams 5 10-5 Gerard Tumelty 250/1
SP 250/1 Steadied start, held up in last, took keen hold, lost touch 7th, tailed off next, soon pulled up opened 200/1
UR 5 Glenwood Present (IRE) R H Buckler 6 10-12 t A Glassonbury 80/1
SP 80/1 Not fluent towards rear, took keen hold, disputing modest 7th when mistake and unseated rider 9th opened 66/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.60 Tote Place £1.10 £1.50 £8.00 Straight Forecast £13.75 Exacta £14.10 Trifecta £236.10 Swingers 1&2 £2.80, 2&3 £18.10, 1&3 £9.20

Placepot £241.40, Pool: £44863.59, 135.65 winning tickets
Quadpot £35.80, Pool: £5444.6, 112.3 winning tickets