Barclays 40 Years Of Wedded Bliss Novices' Hurdle 2m 1f

  • (4yo+, 2m 1f, Class 4, 14 runners)
  • Winner £2,599 2nd £763 3rd £382 4th £191
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 18.70s
  • Off time: 14:40:34

Full Result

14:40 Exeter
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 7 Mr Mole (IRE) P F Nicholls 4 10-12 A P McCoy 6/4
SP 6/4 Mistake 1st, tracked leaders, challenged going well on outside 3 out, led on bit between last 2, went left last, pushed out flat, readily opened 7/4 £700-£400(x3) £700-£400
2nd 5 Melodic Rendezvous J Scott 6 10-12 Nick Scholfield 6/5f
SP 6/5f Tracked leaders, effort approaching 3 out, switched outside approaching next, every chance when bumped and carried left last, not pace of winner and held flat opened 11/10 £500-£400 £550-£500 £500-£500
3rd 2 12 The Italian Yob (IRE) Nick Williams 4 10-12 M J Quinlan (3) 14/1
SP 14/1 Disputed lead, led narrowly before 3 out, ridden and headed between last 2, kept on same pace, well held flat opened 20/1
4th 20 2 Basil Fawlty (IRE) D Pipe 7 10-12 h T Scudamore 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up in rear, steady headway 4 out, kept on to take moderate 4th 2 out, never troubled leading trio opened 16/1
5th 10 13 Zulu Principle Mrs H R J Nelmes 5 10-12 t C J Davies (7) 50/1
SP 50/1 Mid-division, headway and in touch when not fluent 4th, lost place before 3 out, soon beaten
6th 13 3 Dom Lukka (FR) C E Longsdon 4 10-12 N Fehily 8/1
SP 8/1 Made most to before 3 out, soon weakened opened 10/1
7th 10 Saffron Star Mrs S Gardner 8 10-12 M G Nolan (7) 150/1
SP 150/1 Mid-division, driven 4 out, kept on same pace from next, no chance with leaders
8th nk 6 Mister Hendre A J Honeyball 4 10-12 Rachael Green (3) 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up behind, driven 4 out, never near leaders
9th 22 11 Soutine (IRE) Jamie Snowden 6 10-12 S Twiston-Davies 66/1
SP 66/1 Mistake 1st, mid-division, struggling 4 out, soon weakened, tailed off opened 50/1
10th 33 4 Lydstep Point D A Rees 5 10-12 Paul Moloney 100/1
SP 100/1 Mid-division, chased leaders under pressure after 4 out, weakened next, tailed off opened 66/1
11th 3 8 Pod Mrs Caroline Keevil 4 10-12 James Best (5) 66/1
SP 66/1 Prominent on outside, lost place 4 out, soon weakened, tailed off
12th 12 1 Ashcott Boy N P Mulholland 4 10-12 D C Costello 100/1
SP 100/1 With leaders, hit 4th, soon lost place, weakened 4 out, tailed off
13th 65 9 Proposable (FR) M J Coombe 5 10-12 J A McCarthy 250/1
SP 250/1 Held up towards rear, struggling after 4th, soon weakened, tailed off opened 150/1
PU 14 Miss Marani (IRE) N R Mitchell 5 10-5 Gerard Tumelty 100/1
SP 100/1 Mid-division, mistake 3rd, behind from next, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out £25000-£100

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.00 Tote Place £1.50 £1.10 £1.60 Straight Forecast £3.58 Exacta £4.70 Swingers 1&2 £1.10, 2&3 £9.40, 1&3 £17.40

Placepot £24.70, Pool: £58824.14, 1738.06 winning tickets
Quadpot £10.40, Pool: £4289.77, 303.1 winning tickets