Betfred Racing's Biggest Supporter Novices' Hurdle 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, Class 4, 6 runners)
  • Winner £3,249 2nd £954 3rd £477 4th £238
  • Going: Heavy (Soft in places home straight)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 22.85s
  • Off time: 15:58:10

Full Result

15:55 Newcastle
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Dark Dune (IRE) T D Easterby 6 11-2 J Reveley 11/8f
SP 11/8f Tracked leaders and raced wide, went 2nd from 3rd, challenged 3 out, led before 2 out, kept on well
2nd 6 2 Island Heights (IRE) Miss Lucinda V Russell 5 11-2 K Renwick 8/1
SP 8/1 Tracked leader until 3rd, hit next, ridden before 2 out, held in 3rd when left 2nd at last, kept on
3rd 24 5 Ride The Range (IRE) C Grant 5 11-2 B Hughes 7/2
SP 7/2 In touch and raced wide, ridden before 2 out, soon beaten, left 3rd from last opened 9/2
PU 3 Lordenshaws (IRE) R Johnson 7 11-2 K Johnson 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up towards rear, tailed off before 4 out, pulled up
PU 6 Silver Storm Tristan Davidson 6 10-9 E Whillans (3) 33/1
SP 33/1 Always behind, pulled up before 4 out opened 22/1
F 4 Lyric Street (IRE) D McCain Jnr 6 11-2 J M Maguire 9/4
SP 9/4 Led, hit 2nd, pressed from 3 out, headed before next, ridden and looking one in 2nd when fell last

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.50 Tote Place £1.50 £3.00 Straight Forecast £12.48 Exacta £12.70 Trifecta £37.00 Swingers 1&2 £3.40, 2&3 £3.50, 1&3 £1.60

Placepot £215.10, Pool: £101631.61, 344.85 winning tickets
Quadpot £13.00, Pool: £8704.22, 492.85 winning tickets

Analysis

Tim Easterby: "He's been a bit unlucky or it's been bad placing. He wasn't a bad Flat horse and he'll jump a fence one day."