Racing UK Novices' Handicap Chase 3m

  • (5yo+, 3m, Class 3, 8 runners)
  • Winner £4,554 2nd £1,337 3rd £668 4th £334
  • Going: Good to Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 8.80s
  • Off time: 14:40:25

Full Result

14:40 Huntingdon
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Squadron A King 7 11-12 R Thornton 4/1
SP 4/1 Tracked leaders, jumped slowly 4th, went 2nd after 3 out, led approaching last, stayed on well opened 7/2 £1125-£250 £2000-£500 £1000-£250
2nd 2 Rear Gunner (IRE) Mrs D M Grissell 9 11-11 p A Thornton 5/2f
SP 5/2f Led until slowed up and headed 3rd, soon led again, headed 5th, led next, headed approaching last, stayed on same pace opened 3/1 £1000-£300(x2)
3rd ¾ 10 Marc of Brilliance (USA) G L Moore 8 10-11 J E Moore 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up in rear, headway 13th, went 3rd approaching 2 out, every chance last, not look keen and no impression on winner when lost 2nd towards finish opened 22/1
4th 24 5 The Ferbane Man (IRE) Tim Vaughan 7 11-6 p D C Costello 5/1
SP 5/1 Led briefly 3rd, led 5th until 6th, tracked leader until after 3 out, 4th and weakening when mistake 2 out opened 9/2
5th 18 8 Sandynow (IRE) H D Daly 6 11-3 S Thomas 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leaders, mistake and reminders 9th, jumped slowly 13th, soon outpaced, weakened after 3 out, jumped left 2 out, tailed off opened 14/1
6th 13 6 Dunkelly Castle (IRE) R Curtis 7 11-6 Hadden Frost 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up, not fluent 7th or 9th, weakened approaching 13th, tailed off opened 6/1
PU 9 Ceepeegee (IRE) C L Tizzard 6 11-0 b1 J Tizzard 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, not fluent 2nd, lost place after next, hit 8th, rider without right iron when pulled up soon after opened 14/1
UR 4 Topsham Belle (IRE) N J Henderson 7 11-8 A Tinkler 7/1
SP 7/1 Mid-division, not fluent 1st, pushed along 3rd, reminders after 4th, headway 6th, disputing last when blundered and unseated rider 9th opened 6/1 touched 15/2
NR 3 Mud Monkey Miss C Dyson 7 11-10 T J Phelan (3)
NR 7 The Old Pretender (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 8 11-5 J M Maguire

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.40 Tote Place £2.10 £1.90 £3.60 Straight Forecast £15.00 Exacta £8.50 Swingers 1&2 £1.30, 2&3 £8.00, 1&3 £8.60

Jackpot £17,318.46 carried forward to Kempton Park, 11th Feb
Placepot £294.20, Pool: £72243.99, 179.24 winning tickets
Quadpot £16.30, Pool: £5562.09, 251.1 winning tickets