E.B.F. Stallions Matalan 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle (Qualifier) 2m 4f

  • (4-6yo, 2m 4f, Class 4, 7 runners)
  • Winner £5,198 2nd £1,526 3rd £763 4th £382
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 51.50s
  • Off time: 15:55:13

Full Result

15:50 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 7 Royal Regatta (IRE) P J Hobbs 5 10-12 R Johnson 11/4
SP 11/4 Made virtually all, ridden over 1f out, stayed on well opened 3/1 touched 9/4
2nd 2 Spirit Of Shankly C E Longsdon 5 11-4 N Fehily 9/4f
SP 9/4f Held up in rear, headway 2 out, (normal 5 out), went 2nd after home turn, ridden 2f out, edged left over 1f out, unable to challenge opened 2/1 £900-£400
3rd 21 1 Revocation Miss Lucinda V Russell 5 11-4 P Buchanan 11/1
SP 11/1 Tracked leaders, went 2nd briefly on home turn, weakened 2f out opened 9/1 touched 12/1
4th 19 6 Rolling Maul (IRE) P Bowen 5 10-12 J E Moore 7/1
SP 7/1 Tracked leaders, not fluent 1st, outpaced after last (normal 4 out), weakened over 2f out opened 11/1
5th 14 4 Dundee A King 5 10-12 R Thornton 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in rear, in touch when not fluent last (normal 4 out), soon outpaced, well beaten home turn opened 12/1
6th 5 5 Hellorboston (IRE) D McCain Jnr 5 10-12 J M Maguire 7/2
SP 7/2 Not fluent, led until 1st, chased leaders, ridden and lost place 3 out (normal 6 out), well behind before home turn opened 9/2
7th 13 3 Wakanda (IRE) Mrs S J Smith 4 11-4 Ryan Mania 16/1
SP 16/1 Led briefly 1st, tracked winner until home turn, soon beaten opened 12/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.50 Tote Place £2.10 £1.90 Straight Forecast £9.30 Exacta £10.10 Trifecta £39.90 Swingers 1&2 £1.80, 2&3 £4.80, 1&3 £6.60

Placepot £1,540.30, Pool: £97271.03, 46.1 winning tickets
Quadpot £13.40, Pool: £10069.85, 555.32 winning tickets