European Breeders' Fund Mares' 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle 2m 3f 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 3f 110y, Class 4, 10 runners)
  • Winner £3,426 2nd £998 3rd £500
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 45.36s
  • Off time: 14:45:59

Full Result

14:45 Taunton
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 7 Seren Cwmtudu (IRE) Evan Williams 7 11-3 Paul Moloney 5/1
SP 5/1 Chased leaders, led 4 out, hung badly left flat, driven and stayed on well opened 9/2
2nd 1 10 Violin Davis (FR) P F Nicholls 5 11-3 J Tizzard 15/2
SP 15/2 Chased leaders, wnt 2nd after 4 out, tried to rally as winner hung badly left flat, held towards finish opened 13/2 touched 8/1
3rd 29 8 Some Secret C J Down 6 11-3 J M Davies 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in touch, pushed along in modest 8th after 5th, blundered 3 out, stayed on bypassing ommited 2 out, mistake last, plugged on to poor 3rd flat, tailed off opened 66/1
4th 4 2 China Sky (IRE) N J Henderson 6 11-3 B J Geraghty 4/1
SP 4/1 Held up in last trio, mistake and reminder 4th, headway 6th, 3rd before 3 out, soon no chance with leading duo, weakened to 4th flat, tailed off opened 3/1
5th 4 Lady Karabaya Miss H C Knight 6 11-3 Hadden Frost 28/1
SP 28/1 Chased leaders, pushed along before 6th, weakened 3 out, tailed off opened 25/1
6th 8 9 Spe Salvi (IRE) D W P Arbuthnot 7 11-3 D A Jacob 7/2
SP 7/2 In touch, hung right and awkward on paddock bend after 5th, ridden next, weakened soon after, tailed off opened 6/1
7th 3 Definitley Lovely N A Twiston-Davies 6 11-3 P J Brennan 9/4f
SP 9/4f Led until ridden and headed 4 out, soon weakened, tailed off opened 11/4 £900-£300(x2)
8th 37 1 Betty Browneyes T R George 6 11-3 J Tizzard 100/1
SP 100/1 Took keen hold, chased leaders until weakened after 6th, soon lost touch, tailed off opened 80/1
PU 5 Our Flora K C Bailey 6 11-3 Charles Greene (7) 100/1
SP 100/1 Always in rear, ridden and struggling after 5th, tailed off when hit 4 out, pulled up after next
UR 6 Sapphire Rouge (IRE) J W Mullins 5 11-3 Mr Kevin Jones (7) 18/1
SP 18/1 In rear, ridden and struggling after 5th, no chance when tried to run out and unseated rider last opened 16/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.50 Tote Place £1.60 £1.80 £6.50 Straight Forecast £40.11 Exacta £52.30 Swingers 1&2 £7.20, 2&3 £29.40, 1&3 £29.40

Jackpot £3,859.35 carried forward to Newcastle, 11th Jan
Placepot £32.40, Pool: £73443.03, 1654.07 winning tickets
Quadpot £32.90, Pool: £5023.53, 112.8 winning tickets