Betfred Racing Follow Us On Facebook Handicap Hurdle 2m 5f

  • (4yo+, 2m 5f, Class 2, 5 runners)
  • Winner £11,574 2nd £3,419 3rd £1,709 4th £855 5th £427 6th £215
  • Going: Heavy, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 34.30s
  • Off time: 14:50:41

Full Result

14:50 Newbury
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 Whisper (FR) N J Henderson 5 11-8 A Tinkler 8/5f
SP 8/5f Chased leader, ridden to challenge when not much room on stand's rail 2 out, soon led, ridden clear before last, mistake last, driven out opened 7/4 touched 6/4 £1000-£500
2nd 7 3 Pateese (FR) P J Hobbs 8 11-7 p C J Davies (7) 9/2
SP 9/2 Tracked leading pair, ridden before 2 out, went 2nd between last 2, no chance with winner when mistake last, kept on to hold 2nd opened 5/1
3rd ¾ 1 Stopped Out P A Kirby 8 11-12 p R McGrath 8/1
SP 8/1 Led and set steady pace, increased tempo from 4th, came to stand's side after 3 out, joined 2 out, soon headed, one pace and no impression when dropped to 3rd between last 2, kept on pressing for 2nd opened 7/1
4th 3 5 Black River (FR) P F Nicholls 4 11-2 Mr H Derham (5) 9/5
SP 9/5 Took keen hold and held up in 4th, pushed along and outpaced before 3 out, no chance after, went modest 4th flat opened 2/1 touched 7/4 £700-£400 £975-£600
5th 9 4 Kazlian (FR) J Farrelly 5 11-4 Brendan Powell 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up last, headway approaching 3 out, weakened next opened 10/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.30 Tote Place £1.50,£1.80 Straight Forecast £9.09 Exacta £6.20 Trifecta £25.60

Placepot £78.00, Pool: £79817.92, 746.49 winning tickets
Quadpot £15.30, Pool: £6256.45, 301.25 winning tickets

Analysis

Patrick Harty: "For some strange reason he didn't jump at Sandown but we schooled him and he was much better today, winning as we hoped he would."