European Breeders' Fund 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle (Qualifier) 2m 4f

  • (4-7yo, 2m 4f, Class 4, 7 runners)
  • Winner £1,952 2nd £573 3rd £286 4th £143
  • Going: Soft, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 59.35s
  • Off time: 13:50:30

Full Result

13:50 Musselburgh
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Blenheim Brook (IRE) Miss Lucinda V Russell 6 11-8 P Buchanan 3/10f
SP 3/10f Tracked leaders in 3rd, led after 4 out, clear approaching next, easily opened 2/5 £600-£1000 £400-£1100(x2) £200-£550 £400-£1000(x3)
2nd 16 5 Smithy The Horse (IRE) D McCain Jnr 5 11-2 J M Maguire 25/1
SP 25/1 With leader until outpaced approaching 8th, plugged on from 3 out, chased clear winner from last, no impression opened 20/1
3rd 6 Blazing Bay (IRE) James Moffatt 6 10-9 P Aspell 40/1
SP 40/1 Held up in rear, hit 6th, niggled along approaching 7th, soon outpaced, plugged on from 3 out, no impression opened 66/1
4th 2 Khorun (GER) Tim Vaughan 6 11-8 Mr Tom David (5) 11/2
SP 11/2 Led, mistakes, headed after 4 out, chased clear winner until last, no impression opened 5/1
5th 13 4 Northern Cross (IRE) J Howard Johnson 7 11-2 B Hughes 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up mid-division, ridden before 3 out, never dangerous, weakened run-in
6th 34 7 Classical Mist D O'Meara 7 10-9 G Lee 11/1
SP 11/1 Held up towards rear, headway on inner after 4 out, soon chased leaders, weakening when blundered 3 out opened 10/1
7th 3 Darkan Road G A Charlton 6 11-2 Jan Faltejsek 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up towards rear, weakened from 4 out, not fluent and tailed off from 3 out opened 80/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.40 Tote Place £1.10 £8.20 Straight Forecast £11.13 Exacta £11.80 Swingers 1&2 £5.30, 2&3 £8.60, 1&3 £6.00

Jackpot £4,733.30, Pool: £10000.0, 1.5 winning tickets
Placepot £27.30, Pool: £51717.6, 1381.39 winning tickets
Quadpot £18.40, Pool: £3399.66, 136.2 winning tickets