Betfred Fun And Friendly Novices' Handicap Hurdle 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, Class 4, 9 runners)
  • Winner £6,256 2nd £1,848 3rd £924 4th £462 5th £231 6th £116
  • Going: Good to Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 57.00s
  • Off time: 14:05:15

Full Result

14:05 Uttoxeter
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 Pure Style (IRE) C E Longsdon 6 11-10 N Fehily 11/4f
SP 11/4f Held up mid-division on inside, smooth headway to challenge after 3 out, ridden after last, stayed on to lead final 110 yards opened 3/1
2nd 8 Bold Adventure W J Musson 10 10-9 Jack Quinlan (3) 8/1
SP 8/1 In touch on outside, headway to lead narrowly after 3 out, ridden last, kept on, headed and no extra final 110 yards opened 10/1
3rd 3 Rosslyn Castle Jonjo O'Neill 5 11-10 D Elsworth 4/1
SP 4/1 Behind, not fluent 3rd, headway 3 out, chased leaders when left 3rd next, every chance last, ridden and no extra flat
4th 12 4 Tracking Time Andrew Martin 7 11-5 Mr J Martin (7) 13/2
SP 13/2 Behind, pushed along after 4 out, effort next, ridden 2 out, went moderate 4th last, never troubled leaders opened 8/1
5th 5 The Perfect Crime (IRE) Ian Williams 5 11-5 W Kennedy 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leaders, hampered 4th, driven and lost place before 2 out, soon weakened opened 14/1
6th 6 9 Poetic Power (IRE) Miss C Dyson 5 10-4 Gerald Quinn (7) 9/1
SP 9/1 Mid-division, hampered 4th, driven and outpaced 3 out, soon beaten opened 12/1
PU 6 Broughtons Bandit W J Musson 7 11-5 Aidan Coleman 10/1
SP 10/1 With leader, left in narrow lead 4th, headed after 3 out, lost place when hampered next, not recover, pulled up before last opened 9/1 touched 11/1
F 7 Bawden Rocks D G Bridgwater 5 10-12 R Johnson 7/1
SP 7/1 Tracked leaders, left 2nd at 4th, disputed lead after 4 out, close up in 3rd when fell 2 out opened 6/1 touched 15/2
F 1 Ossie's Dancer Martin Smith 5 11-12 P J Brennan 10/1
SP 10/1 Led narrowly until fell 4th

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.70 Tote Place £1.50 £2.90 £1.80 Straight Forecast £25.45 Exacta £35.90 Trifecta £169.10 Swingers 1&2 £6.80, 2&3 £20.20, 1&3 £2.50

Jackpot £941,584.40 carried forward to Navan, 16th Mar
Placepot £467.90, Pool: £201188.05, 313.85 winning tickets
Quadpot £270.60, Pool: £9472.88, 25.9 winning tickets

Analysis

Charlie Longsdon: "He's always been a tough little horse who wants summer ground. The going today was too soft for him. Hopefully he'll have a good spring campaign and I feel he might be better over further."