John Smith's Sefton Novices' Hurdle (grade 1) 3m 110y

  • (4yo+, 3m 110y, Class 1, 14 runners)
  • Winner £57,010
  • Going: Good
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 4.30s
  • Off time: 16:26:48

Full Result

16:20 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 12 Wayward Prince Ian Williams 6 11-4 D C Costello 9/1
SP 9/1 Mid-division, not fluent and reminder 9th, headway approaching 3 out, went 2nd when jumped left last, led flat, stayed on well opened 10/1
2nd 6 13 Western Leader (IRE) J J Hanlon 6 11-4 C O'Farrell 5/1f
SP 5/1f Took keen hold, led, hit 7th, clear 2 out, soon hung right, headed flat, eased once beaten £3250-£500 £3000-£500 £2750-£500 £15000-£3000 £5000-£1000 £2500-£500 £4500-£1000
3rd 5 1 Cannington Brook (IRE) C L Tizzard 6 11-4 J Tizzard 20/1
SP 20/1 Chased clear leading pair, not fluent 1st, mistake 3 out, soon ridden, beaten when jumped left last
4th 5 14 Premier Victory (IRE) T Hogan 6 10-11 t J Cullen 20/1
SP 20/1 Chased leader, pecked slighty 5th, mistake next, blundered 2 out, rider dropped whip soon after, lost 2nd before last, weakened flat
5th 1 9 The Giant Bolster D G Bridgwater 5 11-4 R Greene 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up towards rear, mistake 1st, pushed along 6th, headway approaching 3 out where mistake, never on terms opened 14/1
6th 1 5 Kennel Hill (IRE) W K Goldsworthy 8 11-4 D N Russell 10/1
SP 10/1 In rear, ridden and detached approaching 9th, ran on flat, never nearer opened 14/1 £5000-£400
7th 28 10 The Minack (IRE) P F Nicholls 6 11-4 R Walsh 15/2
SP 15/2 In touch in main group, weakened approaching 3 out, hit 2 out, tailed off opened 7/1 touched 8/1
8th dist 8 Phidippides (IRE) Evan Williams 6 11-4 Paul Moloney 14/1
SP 14/1 Took keen hold in mid-division, not fluent 7th, mistake next, headway 9th, ridden and weakened approaching 3 out, tailed off opened 9/1
9th 7 7 Midnight Tuesday (FR) N A Twiston-Davies 5 11-4 P J Brennan 33/1
SP 33/1 In rear, mistake 3rd, effort approaching 3 out, no impression, blundered last
PU 2 Chamirey (FR) A King 7 11-4 b R Thornton 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up towards rear, pushed along after 5th, jumped slowly 8th, well behind 10th, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out opened 11/1
PU 3 Double Expresso J Howard Johnson 6 11-4 D F O'Regan 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up towards rear, pushed along after 8th, mistake next and 10th, soon well behind, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out
PU 4 Hopeful Start (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 6 11-4 A P McCoy 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up towards rear, pushed along after 6th, well beaten after 10th, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out
PU 6 Lord Generous N J Henderson 6 11-4 p B J Geraghty 9/1
SP 9/1 In touch in main group, lost place after 9th, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out opened 10/1
PU 11 Voramar Two P J Hobbs 7 11-4 t R Johnson 7/1
SP 7/1 Mid-division on outside, lost place when mistake 6th, reminder after next, weakened quickly and pulled up before 8th opened 13/2 £3000-£390

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £12.90 Tote Place £3.80 £1.80 £7.20 Straight Forecast £52.16 Exacta £68.00 Trifecta £3,510.90 Swingers 1&2 £12.10, 2&3 £18.40, 1&3 £32.80

Jackpot £51,452.52 carried forward to Aintree, 10th Apr
Placepot £1,066.50, Pool: £415023.56, 284.07 winning tickets
Quadpot £211.40, Pool: £24666.4, 86.33 winning tickets