Ferns Group 'National Hunt' Maiden Hurdle 2m 6f

  • (4yo+, 2m 6f, Class 3, 13 runners)
  • Winner £5,005 2nd £1,478 3rd £739 4th £370 5th £185 6th £93
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 29.10s
  • Off time: 12:45:25
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Full Result

12:45 Ascot
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 9 Hadrian's Approach (IRE) N J Henderson 4 11-0 B J Geraghty 11/10f
SP 11/10f Held up in rear, steady headway on outside approaching 4 out, chased leaders next, went 2nd soon after 2 out, led last, edged right under pressure flat, driven to assert final 100 yards opened 1/1 £1200-£1000 £600-£500 £1100-£1000(x2) £500-£500(x2)
2nd 1 8 Fighting Flynn (IRE) P J Hobbs 6 11-0 R Johnson 9/2
SP 9/2 Chased leading pair, led 3 out, joined 2 out, ridden and headed last, kept on until no extra final 100 yards opened 7/1
3rd 10 13 The Druids Nephew (IRE) Andrew Turnell 4 11-0 Nick Scholfield 14/1
SP 14/1 Took keen hold, held up in rear, looked struggling before 6th, headway approaching 2 out, stayed on to 3rd last, no chance with leading duo opened 20/1
4th 8 3 Baroque Man N P Mulholland 4 11-0 T Scudamore 66/1
SP 66/1 Tracked clear leader, closed 5th, led approaching 4 out, headed 3 out, chased leader, every chance 2 out, soon dropped to 3rd, no impression on leading duo when weakened to 4th last
5th 6 Denali Highway (IRE) A King 4 11-0 W Hutchinson 9/1
SP 9/1 Mid-division, headway on inside to chase leaders 8th, ridden when not fluent 2 out, weakened to 5th and blundered last opened 7/1 £5000-£500
6th 11 14 Winning Habit N J Henderson 6 11-0 D Bass (3) 20/1
SP 20/1 Mid-division, ridden before 3 out, weakened soon after opened 25/1
7th 1 Arbeo (IRE) Mrs D Grissell 5 11-0 S Thomas 4/1
SP 4/1 Raced wide in mid-division, headway 8th, chased leaders next, weakened on long run to 2 out opened 9/2
8th 24 2 Balbriggan (IRE) Miss H C Knight 4 11-0 D A Jacob 66/1
SP 66/1 Chased leaders, slow 2nd, weakened 3 out £10000-£100 £5000-£50
9th 15 5 Capisci (IRE) Mrs A Batchelor 6 11-0 M J Quinlan (3) 66/1
SP 66/1 Led, clear 2nd until 5th, headed approaching 4 out, weakened before next, tailed off £50000-£50
10th 64 4 Bennys Well (IRE) B G Powell 5 11-0 L Aspell 33/1
SP 33/1 Chased leaders, hit 7th, weakened before 4 out, eased from next, tailed off
11th 12 Seventh Hussar Miss H C Knight 5 11-0 W Kennedy 100/1
SP 100/1 Always behind, tailed off
12th 3 7 De Waiting Game (IRE) C J Mann 5 11-0 J M Davies 100/1
SP 100/1 Always towards rear, behind from 8th, soon tailed off
13th 10 Malin Head (IRE) R H Buckler 6 11-0 A Glassonbury 100/1
SP 100/1 Always behind, driven and struggling before 8th, tailed off
NR 11 Rocky Creek (IRE) P F Nicholls 5 11-0 R Walsh

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.20 Tote Place £1.20 £1.70 £3.00 Straight Forecast £5.89 Exacta £6.50 Trifecta £102.70 Swingers 1&2 £2.60, 2&3 £11.90, 1&3 £4.50

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