Ewell 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle 2m 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 110y, Class 4, 13 runners)
  • Winner £3,899 2nd £1,145 3rd £572 4th £286
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 26.05s
  • Off time: 17:10:21

Full Result

17:10 Sandown Park
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 12 Viva Steve (IRE) M R Channon 5 11-1 D Elsworth 2/1
SP 2/1 Took keen hold, chased leaders, went 3rd approaching 2 out, driven and stayed on well flat, went 2nd final 100 yards, led close home opened 9/4 £900-£400
2nd ¾ 6 Expanding Universe (IRE) A W Carroll 6 11-1 N Fehily 5/1
SP 5/1 Chased clear leader, led soon after 3rd, joined and pressed from 2 out, kept narrow advantage and kept on well flat until headed and not pace of winner close home opened 11/2
3rd 1 Valco De Touzaine (FR) P F Nicholls 4 11-7 Harry Derham (5) 6/4f
SP 6/4f Chased leaders, went 2nd 5th, travelling well before mistake 2 out, every chance when hit last, no extra in 3rd final 100 yards opened 13/8 touched 11/8
4th 5 11 Urcalin (FR) D W P Arbuthnot 5 11-1 Tom Cannon (3) 8/1
SP 8/1 Mid-division, pushed along after 3 out, stayed on to modest 4th 2 out, no chance with leading trio
5th 7 13 Fair Bramble O Sherwood 7 10-8 L Aspell 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up towards rear, headway 4th, effort on outside to track leaders going well before 2 out, no impression when mistake and lost 4th 2 out, weakened, blundered last opened 10/1
6th 10 9 Marmalade Man J W Mullins 7 11-1 W P Kavanagh (3) 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division, hit 4th, ridden and struggling after 3 out, modest 6th before last opened 33/1
7th 6 4 Dr Thistle (IRE) G L Moore 6 11-1 p1 A Glassonbury 100/1
SP 100/1 Prominent in chasing group, chased leaders 3 out, weakened before next
8th 8 10 Supermightyfine J Hughes 6 11-1 M D Grant 100/1
SP 100/1 Mid-division, ridden before 2 out, soon struggling
9th 5 Easy Beesy C R Egerton 5 11-1 W Hutchinson 66/1
SP 66/1 Towards rear, blundered and stumbled badly 3 out, headway and disputing modest 6th when mistake 2 out, soon weakened opened 100/1
10th 14 Strictly Cissbury P Hide 4 10-7 J A McCarthy 100/1
SP 100/1 Behind, mistake 3rd, some headway on outside after 3 out, soon struggling
PU 2 Annesbrook (IRE) G L Moore 7 11-1 C Wallis (5) 100/1
SP 100/1 Raced keenly, led and soon clear, dived at 2nd, headed soon after 3rd, chased leader until 5th, weakened rapidly soon after, tailed off and pulled up before 2 out
PU 3 Catch Me Up (IRE) B G Powell 5 11-1 R J Killoran 100/1
SP 100/1 Always towards rear, driven and struggling when pulled up before 2 out
PU 7 Jimmy The Brave G P Enright 7 11-1 C Bolger 100/1
SP 100/1 Took keen hold in last pair, ridden and struggling after 3 out, soon pulled up
NR 8 Laidback Leo R Dickin 5 11-1 C Poste

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.30 Tote Place £1.60 £1.50 £1.10 Straight Forecast £12.59 Exacta £12.70 Trifecta £34.00 Swingers 1&2 £2.70, 2&3 £3.00, 1&3 £1.10

Placepot £17.20, Pool: £84701.62, 3580.37 winning tickets
Quadpot £2.50, Pool: £5646.36, 1615.33 winning tickets