Chris Bakers' 40th Birthday 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle 2m 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 110y, Class 4, 9 runners)
  • Winner £3,899 2nd £1,145 3rd £572 4th £286
  • Going: Good to Soft (Back Straight Good in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 10.30s
  • Off time: 14:55:47

Full Result

14:55 Sandown Park
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Shotavodka (IRE) D Pipe 7 11-9 A P McCoy 4/7f
SP 4/7f Hit 1st, made all, clear 2 out, well in command before last, eased final 100 yards, unchallenged opened 8/15 £572-£1000 £400-£700
2nd 7 4 Lord Protector (IRE) P J Hobbs 6 11-2 R Johnson 5/1
SP 5/1 Took keen hold, chased leading pair, went 2nd before 3rd, ridden and no chance with from winner 2 out, kept on for 2nd opened 11/2 £1500-£300
3rd 12 2 Boss In Boots (IRE) J W Mullins 5 11-2 A Thornton 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up off the pace in 5th, headway to 4th after 3rd, not fluent 5th, headway on outside to 3rd before mistake 2 out, one pace and no impression when went right last opened 20/1
4th 11 Fair Bramble O Sherwood 7 10-9 L Aspell 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up in 6th and off the pace, headway to 3rd at 3rd, no impression when lost 3rd before 2 out, weakened, blundered last opened 16/1
5th hd 6 The Game Is A Foot (IRE) G L Moore 6 11-2 Joseph Akehurst (7) 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up in last pair, stayed on to modest 5th and edged right before 2 out, never involved
6th 15 8 Tokyo Javilex (FR) N J Hawke 6 11-2 t1 M J Quinlan (3) 100/1
SP 100/1 Tracking winner when hampered 1st, lost 2nd before 3rd, chased leaders until weakened approaching 3 out
7th 34 10 Candlefort Lady (IRE) G L Moore 8 10-9 A Glassonbury 50/1
SP 50/1 Took keen hold, held up in rear, always behind, tailed off opened 40/1
8th 1 3 Dr Thistle (IRE) G L Moore 6 11-2 J E Moore 40/1
SP 40/1 Last trio, not fluent and dropped to last at 5th, tailed off when went right 3 out, went right again last
9th 5 9 Your Tepee Or Mine (IRE) N J Henderson 7 11-2 B J Geraghty 4/1
SP 4/1 Held up in 4th and off the pace, not fluent and lost place 3rd, never travelled and struggling after, tailed off opened 7/2 £3300-£1100
NR 5 Rockchasebullett (IRE) F M O'Brien 5 11-2 A P Cawley
NR 7 Thelordbewithyou (IRE) Miss Z C Davison 9 11-2 Gemma Gracey-davison (5)

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.80 Tote Place £1.02 £1.70 £2.70 Straight Forecast £4.39 Exacta £3.80 Trifecta £19.70 Swingers 1&2 £1.40, 2&3 £4.30, 1&3 £2.80

Placepot £438.20, Pool: £77830.12, 129.62 winning tickets
Quadpot £35.60, Pool: £6044.34, 125.33 winning tickets