EBF Stallions/TBA Mares' Novices' Limited Handicap Chase 2m 3f 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 3f 110y, Class 3, 5 runners)
  • Winner £6,330 2nd £1,870 3rd £935 4th £468 5th £234
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 10.20s
  • Off time: 14:20:29

Full Result

14:20 Exeter
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 5 Midnight Lira Mrs Caroline Keevil 6 10-5 James Best (3) 7/2
SP 7/2 Made all and set steady pace, ridden before 2 out, soon in command, stayed on well, unchallenged opened 6/1
2nd 6 Fair Bramble O Sherwood 7 10-5 v1 L Aspell 10/1
SP 10/1 Jumped right, took keen hold tracking winner until 2 out, ridden and rallied to 2nd again last, kept on flat, always held opened 15/2
3rd 5 2 Stone Light (FR) Miss V Williams 5 10-11 Aidan Coleman 9/5f
SP 9/5f Took keen hold tracking leading pair, hit 9th, went 2nd 2 out, no impression when dropped to 3rd and hit last opened 6/4 touched 15/8
4th 14 4 Born To Benefit (IRE) F M O'Brien 7 10-5 t P J Brennan 11/4
SP 11/4 Took keen hold tracking leading trio, no chance from 4 out, blundered last, eased opened 7/2 touched 5/2
PU 3 Danvilla P R Webber 6 10-6 p D Elsworth 9/2
SP 9/2 Awkward and screwed 2nd, dropped to rear, never jumped with any fluency after, reminders after 7th, lost touch 9th, tailed off and pulled up before 2 out
NR 1 Ballinahow Star (IRE) J Scott 7 11-5 Nick Scholfield

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.30 Tote Place £2.60 £3.50 Straight Forecast £30.11 Exacta £17.80 Trifecta £124.20

Placepot £239.00, Pool: £66386.83, 202.72 winning tickets
Quadpot £56.40, Pool: £4102.36, 53.8 winning tickets

Analysis

Caroline Keevil: "It's a case of justice being done as she was rather unlucky at Taunton. I knew she would love the track and the testing conditions."