John Smith's Handicap Hurdle (Conditional Jockeys And Amateur Riders) 2m 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 110y, Class 2, 21 runners)
  • Winner £25,048 2nd £7,400 3rd £3,700 4th £1,852 5th £924 6th £464
  • Going: Good
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 50.50s
  • Off time: 17:00:49

Full Result

17:00 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 12 Far Away So Close (IRE) P Nolan 6 10-3 Mr M J Doran (7) 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leaders, led 5th, hit 2 out, soon headed, stayed challenging, ran on under pressure to lead again towards finish
2nd nk 5 Jack Cool (IRE) C Byrnes 5 10-9 p A P Heskin (5) 7/1
SP 7/1 Prominent, chased winner approaching 3 out, challenged 2 out, soon led but hard pressed, headed towards finish, just held opened 10/1 touched 6/1
3rd 14 4 Via Galilei (IRE) G L Moore 6 10-9 Joshua Moore (5) 7/1
SP 7/1 Held up towards rear, headway approaching 3 out, went 4th 2 out, soon ridden, stayed on to take 3rd flat, no impression on front pair opened 9/2
4th 8 Total Excitement (IRE) T Cooper 9 10-4 p B J Cooper (5) 40/1
SP 40/1 Held up, mid-division when hit 3rd, headway after 6th, kept on same pace from 2 out opened 50/1
5th ¾ 1 Nearby P J Hobbs 7 11-12 C J Davies (7) 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, headway after 6th, ridden 3 out, stayed on same pace from next, no impression on leaders last opened 12/1
6th ½ 7 Conquisto S Gollings 6 10-4 Miss K Walsh 66/1
SP 66/1 In touch in mid-division, ridden approaching 3 out, stayed on same pace from next
7th 1 2 Eradicate (IRE) N J Henderson 7 11-1 D Bass (3) 14/1
SP 14/1 In touch in mid-division, hit 6th, ridden approaching 3 out, switched right after 3 out, stayed on same pace
8th 1 10 Gifted Leader (USA) Ian Williams 6 10-3 v Michael Murphy (3) 40/1
SP 40/1 Chased leaders, ridden after 6th, one pace from 3 out
9th hd 13 Orzare (IRE) G L Moore 5 10-3 Joseph Akehurst (10) 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up in rear, not fluent 2nd, headway approaching 3 out, never near leaders
10th 17 Amazing King (IRE) P A Kirby 7 10-1 S Twiston-Davies 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leaders, lost place after 3rd, stayed on approaching 2 out, no impression, no extra flat opened 25/1
11th 7 11 Gorge (AUS) A Cosgriff 9 10-3 t Mr J Hamer (7) 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up towards rear, some headway when hit 3 out, no impression, weakened 2 out
12th 1 20 Plan A (IRE) G Elliott 4 10-0 t1 Miss N Carberry 7/2f
SP 7/2f Held up in rear, not fluent 4th, mistake 3 out, effort before 2 out, no impression, well beaten last opened 5/1 £3000-£540 £5000-£1000
13th ½ 6 Tito Bustillo (FR) P F Nicholls 6 10-8 Ryan Mahon (5) 33/1
SP 33/1 Mid-division on outside, ridden and lost place after 6th
14th 3 19 Praxiteles (IRE) Miss R Curtis 7 10-0 t Aodhagan Conlon (5) 25/1
SP 25/1 Prominent, close 3rd 3 out, weakened last
15th 5 22 Caught By Witness (IRE) M F Harris 6 10-0 t Mr T Garner (7) 100/1
SP 100/1 In touch in mid-division, lost place after 6th, blundered 3 out
16th nse 18 Caravel (IRE) J Howard Johnson 7 10-0 Paul Gallagher (5) 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up towards rear, ridden approaching 3 out, no impression
17th 3 Ciceron (IRE) Miss V Williams 5 10-10 Harry Challoner (7) 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up towards rear, ridden and behind approaching 3 out
18th 10 15 Alazan (IRE) P J Hobbs 5 10-2 C P Geoghegan (3) 7/1
SP 7/1 Mid-division, hit 6th, ridden approaching 3 out, weakened before 2 out opened 5/1
19th ¾ 16 Hibiki (IRE) Mrs S J Humphrey 7 10-1 p Mr M Ennis (7) 100/1
SP 100/1 In rear, always behind, mistake 2 out
20th 21 Lucaindubai (IRE) Evan Williams 5 10-0 Mr J England (7) 8/1
SP 8/1 Led until not fluent 5th, ridden approaching 3 out, weakened before next opened 14/1 £5000-£500
PU 14 Ultimate B Ellison 5 10-2 R P Mclernon 14/1
SP 14/1 Prominent, ridden approaching 6th, weakened soon after, pulled up before 3 out
NR 9 Red Merlin (IRE) D McCain Jnr 6 10-3 Henry Brooke (7)

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £22.40 Tote Place £5.10 £1.70 £1.90 £5.60 Straight Forecast £101.77 Exacta £247.70 Trifecta £1,608.60 Swingers 1&2 £200.60, 2&3 £24.80, 1&3 £71.60

Jackpot £51,249.30 carried forward to Wincanton, 8th Apr
Placepot £574.00, Pool: £451565.6, 574.29 winning tickets
Quadpot £258.10, Pool: £18700.68, 53.6 winning tickets