Champagne de Castelnau Novices' Hurdle 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, Class 3, 7 runners)
  • Winner £5,393 2nd £1,584 3rd £792 4th £396
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 5.80s
  • Off time: 14:10:40

Full Result

14:10 Ayr
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 6 Zuider Zee (GER) J P Ferguson 6 11-1 D F O'Regan 2/9f
SP 2/9f Tracked leader, led before 3 out, went left 2 out, soon clear, ran on strongly opened 1/4
2nd 10 7 Hallmark Star Miss Lucinda V Russell 4 10-7 P Buchanan 11/2
SP 11/2 Led and keen, pushed along before 3 out, soon headed, no im pression on winner from 2 out opened 5/1
3rd 14 8 Titus Bolt (IRE) J S Goldie 4 10-7 Henry Brooke 16/1
SP 16/1 Mid-division, went 3rd and mistake 4th, one pace from 3 out
4th 7 2 Clondaw Flicka (IRE) Miss Lucinda V Russell 5 11-1 Lucy Alexander 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up towards rear, ridden and outpaced before 3 out, plugged on and went 4th before last, never dangerous opened 66/1
5th 21 3 Danehills Well (IRE) Mrs A C Hamilton 5 11-1 K Renwick 100/1
SP 100/1 In rear, headway before 4 out, soon went 3rd, weakened from next
6th 13 5 Fred Willetts (IRE) D McCain Jnr 5 11-1 J M Maguire 33/1
SP 33/1 Tracked leaders in 3rd until 4th, pushed along next, soon lost place, weakened before 3 out
7th 9 1 Ballymullough Glen (IRE) S R B Crawford 8 11-1 Timmy Murphy 40/1
SP 40/1 In rear, not fluent 1st, weakened after 4 out opened 50/1
NR 4 Franky Spec (IRE) M Todhunter 5 11-1 Graham Watters (7)

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.30 Tote Place £1.10 £1.90 Straight Forecast £1.81 Exacta £1.70 Trifecta £4.00 Swingers 1&2 £1.20, 2&3 £1.30, 1&3 £1.70

Jackpot £47,705.85 carried forward to Sandown Park, 9th Mar
Placepot £721.30, Pool: £74033.52, 74.92 winning tickets
Quadpot £179.50, Pool: £4851.9, 20.0 winning tickets