Silver Cross Handicap Hurdle (listed) 2m 4f

  • (4yo+, 2m 4f, Class 1, 22 runners)
  • Winner £28,505
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 58.10s
  • Off time: 17:30:21

Full Result

17:30 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 5 Sir Harry Ormesher A King 7 11-1 R Thornton 16/1
SP 16/1 Mid-division, headway approaching 3 out, led last, driven flat, stayed on well
2nd ¾ 13 Black Jack Blues (IRE) Miss R Curtis 7 10-8 t B J Geraghty 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leader, led after 2nd, ridden when blundered 2 out, headed last, stayed on flat £7000-£500 £5000-£350
3rd ¾ 18 Pistolet Noir (FR) P F Nicholls 4 10-4 R Walsh 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in rear, switched left 3 out, headway soon after, went 3rd flat, stayed on opened 20/1
4th 14 Siberian Tiger (IRE) M Wigham 5 10-8 p G Lee 25/1
SP 25/1 In touch, pulled hard, went 2nd when mistake 2 out, stayed on same pace flat opened 33/1
5th 4 El Dancer (GER) Mrs L Wadham 6 11-2 T J O'Brien 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up in rear, headway after 2 out, stayed on flat, nearest finish opened 33/1
6th nse 12 Silverhand (IRE) N Meade 6 10-11 P Carberry 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up towards rear, hit 3rd, not clear run approaching 3 out, headway soon after, disputing 5th when blundered last, no impression opened 9/1
7th 1 8 Ainama (IRE) N J Henderson 6 11-0 A P McCoy 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up in rear, headway on inside 3 out, never reached leaders opened 4/1 £2500-£500 £4500-£1000 £8000-£2000
8th 17 Majaales (USA) T R George 7 10-5 P J Brennan 12/1
SP 12/1 Held up towards rear, not fluent 5th, headway going well approaching 3 out, soon chasing leaders, no extra flat opened 14/1 £7000-£500
9th 11 South O'The Border N A Twiston-Davies 8 10-11 S Twiston-Davies (7) 40/1
SP 40/1 Prominent, ridden approaching 3 out, weakened before last
10th 12 3 Wishfull Thinking P J Hobbs 7 11-6 R Johnson 4/1f
SP 4/1f In touch, took keen hold, mistake 1st, not fluent 4th, weakened after 3 out opened 6/1 £5000-£800 £5000-£800 £2000-£320 £4000-£1000
11th 2 1 Afsoun (FR) N J Henderson 8 11-12 D Bass (7) 33/1
SP 33/1 Mid-division on inside, headway after 7th, ridden after 4 out, weakened 3 out
12th 10 Songe (FR) C E Longsdon 6 10-11 T Siddall 33/1
SP 33/1 Mid-division, headway after 6th, ridden and struggling 4 out opened 40/1
13th nk 2 Mamlook (IRE) D Pipe 6 11-7 T Scudamore 12/1
SP 12/1 In touch, not fluent 3rd, ridden approaching 3 out, weakened 2 out
14th 14 9 Honest John S Gollings 6 10-12 K Mercer 16/1
SP 16/1 In touch, ridden approaching 3 out, weakened before 2 out opened 18/1
15th nk 22 I Hear A Symphony (IRE) C E Longsdon 8 10-2 R Flint 40/1
SP 40/1 Held up, mainly always towards rear
16th 10 16 Doeslessthanme (IRE) J Howard Johnson 6 10-5 Ryan Mania (3) 40/1
SP 40/1 Mid-division on outside, headway after 6th, weakened after 3 out opened 33/1
17th 10 15 Tara Royal D McCain Jnr 5 10-5 J M Maguire 16/1
SP 16/1 Pulled hard in touch, challenged 6th, mistake 4 out, saddle slipped briefly, weakened 2 out
18th 12 19 Maraafeq (USA) Miss V Williams 6 10-4 Harry Challoner (7) 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up towards rear, ridden 6th, well beaten 4 out
19th dist 6 Sir Tantallus Hawk G A Swinbank 6 11-0 B Hughes 40/1
SP 40/1 Mid-division, mistake 4th, well beaten after 4 out, blundered 3 out, tailed off opened 33/1
PU 7 Benfleet Boy B G Powell 6 11-0 K Renwick 50/1
SP 50/1 Led until 4th, ridden approaching 6th, soon lost place, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out opened 40/1
PU 21 Pascha Bere (FR) N J Gifford 7 10-3 L Treadwell 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up towards rear on outside, well beaten 4 out, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out opened 33/1
F 20 Pagan Starprincess G M Moore 6 10-3 v1 F Keniry 28/1
SP 28/1 Fell 1st opened 25/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £19.00 Tote Place £3.90 £2.80 £4.60 £5.40 Straight Forecast £200.49 Exacta £315.60 Trifecta £2,297.10 Swingers 1&2 £39.00, 2&3 £146.40, 1&3 £146.40

Jackpot £26,448.36 carried forward to Aintree, 8th Apr
Placepot £321.90, Pool: £327044.62, 741.59 winning tickets
Quadpot £108.20, Pool: £13357.14, 91.3 winning tickets