StanJames.com Champion Hurdle Trial (Grade 2) 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, Class 1, 4 runners)
  • Winner £28,475 2nd £10,685 3rd £5,350 4th £2,665 5th £1,340 6th £670
  • Going: Heavy
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 5.10s
  • Off time: 13:45:34

Full Result

13:45 Haydock Park
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Celestial Halo (IRE) P F Nicholls 8 11-12 bt D A Jacob 6/5f
SP 6/5f Tracked leader, effort to challenge 3 out, ridden before last, stayed on to lead narrowly final 110 yards, going away towards finish opened 1/1 touched 5/4
2nd 3 Desert Cry (IRE) D McCain Jnr 6 11-4 J M Maguire 7/2
SP 7/2 Held up 4th and last in touch, went 3rd 3 out, challenged between rivals after last, ridden and every chance flat, no extra towards finish opened 9/2
3rd ½ 2 Marsh Warbler B Ellison 5 11-8 Aidan Coleman 11/4
SP 11/4 Led, ridden when hard pressed after 3 out, narrow advantage when mistake last, headed final 110 yards, no extra
4th 29 4 Torphichen A King 7 11-4 p Charlie Huxley 6/1
SP 6/1 Chased leading pair, reminder 4 out, not fluent and lost 3rd next, weakened next, tailed off

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.90 Straight Forecast £5.65 Exacta £6.10

Placepot £39.50, Pool: £80388.51, 1484.19 winning tickets
Quadpot £24.00, Pool: £4963.03, 152.8 winning tickets