Thornton-Firkin 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle 2m 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 110y, Class 4, 14 runners)
  • Winner £3,422 2nd £998 3rd £499
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 14.40s
  • Off time: 15:00:48

Full Result

15:00 Hexham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Frankie's Promise (IRE) N W Alexander 6 11-6 p Lucy Alexander 4/1
SP 4/1 Tracked leaders, not fluent 4th, led when not fluent 2 out, clear before last, eased towards finish
2nd 10 4 Wild Card D McCain Jnr 7 11-6 A P McCoy 10/3
SP 10/3 Led until before 2nd, led after 5th, headed before 2 out, stayed on same pace before last, no chance with winner opened 3/1 touched 7/2
3rd hd 2 Tikkandemickey (IRE) R Shiels 8 11-13 Daragh Bourke (7) 6/4f
SP 6/4f With leader, led before 2nd, headed after 5th, ridden 2 out, kept on same pace, just failed to get 2nd, no chance with winner opened 2/1
4th 1 Howwoulduno (IRE) L Lennon 6 12-6 G B Watters (7) 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up towards rear, headway after 5th, ridden and one pace in 3rd approaching last, no extra towards finish opened 11/2 touched 7/1
5th 7 12 Where's Malachy (IRE) Mrs R Dobbin 6 10-13 K Renwick 40/1
SP 40/1 Mid-division, jumped slowly 1st, headway approaching 5th, 5th and one pace after 2 out, weakened flat opened 33/1 touched 50/1
6th 6 10 Purple Harry Miss T Jackson 6 10-13 Samantha Drake (5) 100/1
SP 100/1 Tracked leaders, lost place approaching 5th, well beaten before 2 out opened 150/1
7th ¾ 5 Be A Dreamer Mrs S J Smith 6 10-13 Jonathan England (3) 80/1
SP 80/1 Mid-division, lost place before 5th, well beaten before 2 out opened 50/1
8th 14 Lilly's Legend M Walford 4 10-0 D C Costello 33/1
SP 33/1 Prominent, lost place before 5th, well beaten before 2 out
9th 9 Present Lodger (IRE) Miss Lucinda V Russell 6 10-13 P Buchanan 12/1
SP 12/1 Soon in touch, ridden and lost place before 2 out, weakened after opened 14/1
10th ½ 8 Mighty Cliche (IRE) Mrs Dianne Sayer 5 10-13 Colm McCormack (5) 150/1
SP 150/1 Held up in rear, some headway after 5th, weakened before 2 out
11th 50 13 Always Summat M W Easterby 4 10-7 B Harding 80/1
SP 80/1 In rear, behind 5th, tailed off opened 66/1
12th 34 11 Sedano (FR) Sara Ender 8 10-13 B Hughes 50/1
SP 50/1 Mid-division, headway after 5th, weakened approaching 2 out, tailed off
UR 6 Crofton Lane J E Dixon 8 10-13 Mr J Dixon (7) 250/1
SP 250/1 Not jump well in last, behind 4th, tailed off when unseated rider 5th
UR 7 Diamond Native B Storey 6 10-13 Mr J Hamilton (7) 250/1
SP 250/1 Held up towards rear, not always fluent, ridden and behind 5th, unseated rider 2 out

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.20 Tote Place £1.70 £1.80 £1.10 Straight Forecast £17.30 Exacta £24.10 Trifecta £33.40 Swingers 1&2 £2.30, 2&3 £2.20, 1&3 £1.60

Placepot £80.60, Pool: £74411.58, 673.29 winning tickets
Quadpot £16.00, Pool: £7484.58, 344.78 winning tickets