Sky Vegas App Novices' Hurdle 2m 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 110y, Class 4, 18 runners)
  • Winner £3,119 2nd £916 3rd £458 4th £229
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 5.50s
  • Off time: 13:42:05

Full Result

13:40 Doncaster
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 18 Pearl Castle (IRE) J J Quinn 4 10-7 B Hughes 17/2
SP 17/2 Held up mid-division, headway on bit before 3 out, challenged 2 out, led before last, soon quickened, drew clear run-in, impressive
2nd 16 4 I Got Power K G Reveley 5 11-4 J Reveley 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up mid-division, headway before 3 out to chase leaders, kept on same pace
3rd 1 1 Dubai Prince (IRE) J P Ferguson 6 11-11 D F O'Regan 7/2
SP 7/2 Held up mid-division, headway 4 out, went 3rd before 3 out, soon led, headed before last, one pace opened 5/2
4th 10 Spring Steel (IRE) B Pauling 5 11-4 D Bass 50/1
SP 50/1 Led, headed before 3 out, ridden before last, kept on opened 66/1
5th 14 Varom (FR) P F Nicholls 5 11-4 D A Jacob 2/1f
SP 2/1f Tracked leaders, went 2nd 4 out, every chance 3 out, mistake 2 out, ridden and weakened before last opened 3/1
6th 3 2 Area Fifty One N J Henderson 6 11-4 B J Geraghty 9/4
SP 9/4 Held up mid-division, went 5th before 3 out, weakened before last opened 2/1 touched 5/2
7th 6 11 Time Of My Life (IRE) P Holmes 5 11-4 Joe Colliver (5) 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up towards rear, headway before 3 out, no impression
8th 7 5 Jolly Valentine N B King 6 11-4 Trevor Whelan (3) 150/1
SP 150/1 Towards rear, pushed along before 3 out, never dangerous
9th 1 12 Triple Eight (IRE) P A Kirby 6 11-4 Adam Nicol (5) 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up mid-division, effort before 3 out, never dangerous opened 66/1
10th 12 7 Mister Jones Mrs S J Smith 6 11-4 Ryan Mania 20/1
SP 20/1 Always towards rear opened 33/1
11th 7 6 Master Cynk T R George 7 11-4 P J Brennan 100/1
SP 100/1 Tracked leaders in 4th, weakened from 4 out
12th 3 Fly By Knight T D Walford 5 11-4 P Buchanan 150/1
SP 150/1 Held up mid-division, weakened after 4 out
13th ¾ 8 Nexius (IRE) K Dalgleish 5 11-4 K Renwick 100/1
SP 100/1 Towards rear, some headway before 3 out, never dangerous
14th 9 Princeofthedesert G Woodward 8 11-4 A Pogson 150/1
SP 150/1 Tracked leader and keen, weakened before 3 out
15th 16 15 Langarve Lass (IRE) N P Mulholland 5 10-11 N Fehily 150/1
SP 150/1 Always towards rear, tailed off 4 out
16th 16 Miss Lucky Penny Ian Williams 8 10-11 R J McCarth (5) 40/1
SP 40/1 Always towards rear, tailed off before 4 out opened 50/1
17th 1 13 Vaillant Creek (FR) A M Hales 5 11-4 D C Costello 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in touch, weakened after 4 out opened 66/1
UR 17 Great Demeanor (USA) Mrs Dianne Sayer 4 10-7 Colm McCormack (5) 150/1
SP 150/1 Always towards rear, tailed off when unseated rider 3 out opened 100/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £11.00 Tote Place £3.00 £6.50 £1.50 Straight Forecast £232.14 Exacta £181.40 Trifecta £1,264.90 Swingers 1&2 £13.40, 2&3 £31.70, 1&3 £8.90

Jackpot £9,027.33 carried forward to Cheltenham, 25th Jan
Placepot £732.10, Pool: £127244.52, 126.86 winning tickets
Quadpot £55.90, Pool: £8566.46, 113.39 winning tickets

Analysis

Paul Gaffney: "We think we've got that exciting prospect - a dual-purpose horse that can go on and progress. That was only his seventh race and we expect him to go on better things."