Rutland Water Novices' Chase 2m 7f 110y

  • (5yo+, 2m 7f 110y, Class 3, 8 runners)
  • Winner £7,798 2nd £2,290 3rd £1,145 4th £572
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 13.00s
  • Off time: 15:40:25

Full Result

15:40 Leicester
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 5 Keltic Rhythm (IRE) N B King 7 11-0 Trevor Whelan (3) 6/1
SP 6/1 Made all, clear 3 out, easily
2nd 13 8 Miss Milborne Jamie Snowden 8 10-7 Brendan Powell 9/4
SP 9/4 Tracked leaders on inside, niggled along on and off from 4th, went 2nd 13th, ridden before 4 out, no impression next opened 11/4
3rd 12 6 Midnight Mustang Andrew Martin 7 11-0 Mr J Martin (7) 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leaders, slightly hampered 2nd, not fluent 6th, well beaten after 13th, went modest 3rd from 2 out opened 14/1
4th 2 2 Cosway Spirit (IRE) B Pauling 7 11-0 D Bass 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up, raced keenly, not fluent 12th, well behind after 13th, went modest 4th from 2 out
5th 25 4 Flichity (IRE) J R Cornwall 9 11-0 Joseph Cornwall (5) 33/1
SP 33/1 Tracked winner until 13th, weakened approaching 4 out, lost 3rd 2 out opened 50/1
6th 32 7 Ravens Secret Mrs Tracey Barfoot-Saunt 9 11-0 Mr G Barfoot-Saunt 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up, behind from 9th, pulled up before 4 out
PU 3 First Lad N J Pomfret 7 11-0 Jack Doyle 100/1
SP 100/1 Held up in rear, hampered 6th, mistake 10th, lost touch 13th
UR 1 Destroyer Deployed Tim Vaughan 8 11-7 R Johnson 8/11f
SP 8/11f Tracked leaders, jumped right 2nd, blundered and unseated rider 6th opened 8/13

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £5.90 Tote Place £1.80 £1.10 £3.10 Straight Forecast £21.10 Exacta £22.70 Trifecta £126.40 Swingers 1&2 £2.10, 2&3 £5.60, 1&3 £12.90

Jackpot £47,196.94 carried forward to Kempton Park, 26th Feb
Placepot £121.40, Pool: £127694.73, 767.41 winning tickets
Quadpot £46.30, Pool: £6844.81, 109.35 winning tickets

Analysis

Trevor Whelan: "He's very brave and has loads of scope. He got the job done easy and enjoyed it. He'd run well over hurdles and in point to points and he likes to jump for fun, so it's best to ride him like that. Hopefully he can go on."