Josh Gifford Memorial Novices' Chase (For The Josh Gifford Cup) 2m 6f

  • (5yo+, 2m 6f, Class 2, 5 runners)
  • Winner £12,660 2nd £3,740 3rd £1,870 4th £936 5th £468
  • Going: Soft, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 58.40s
  • Off time: 14:40:37

Full Result

14:40 Fontwell Park
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 Shoegazer (IRE) D Pipe 8 11-6 t N D Fehily 7/4
SP 7/4 Tracked leading pair, not fluent 5th, headway in dispute of 2nd approaching 3 out, led 2 out, stayed on well from last, ridden out opened 6/4
2nd 1 Poungach (FR) P F Nicholls 7 11-6 p D A Jacob 5/6f
SP 5/6f Tracked leader until led 3rd until 6th, chased leader until 8th, outpaced to 4th after 4 out, rallied to 3rd and mistake 2 out, driven to chase winner when went right and not fluent last, kept on same pace opened 1/1
3rd 3 Tenor Nivernais (FR) Miss V Williams 6 11-3 R T Dunne 7/1
SP 7/1 Led, went right 2nd, slow jump and headed next, chased leader, led again 6th until 9th, led again 4 out, ridden and headed 2 out, chased winner, held when dropped to 3rd and mistake last opened 15/2
4th 99 5 Scampi Boy (IRE) P R Webber 9 10-12 D Elsworth 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up in 4th, not fluent 1st, headway to join leaders 8th, led next, not fluent 10th, mistake and headed 11th, lost 2nd approaching and mistake 3 out, weakened before next, tailed off opened 20/1
PU 4 Orvita (FR) Mrs H R J Nelmes 11 10-12 S Thomas 100/1
SP 100/1 Always last, not fluent 7th, lost touch 10th, tailed off and soon pulled up opened 66/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.00 Tote Place £1.40,£1.10 Straight Forecast £3.63 Exacta £3.30 Trifecta £5.30

Placepot £92.70, Pool: £90609.13, 713.52 winning tickets
Quadpot £26.60, Pool: £6659.77, 184.8 winning tickets