bet365 Handicap Hurdle 2m 3f

  • (4yo+, 2m 3f, Class 2, 17 runners)
  • Winner £19,494 2nd £5,724 3rd £2,862 4th £1,431
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 37.60s
  • Off time: 13:54:29

Full Result

13:50 Newbury
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 12 Vendor (FR) A King 5 10-12 Jack Doyle 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in rear, mistake 1st, steady headway on inside 3 out, chasing leaders and mistake 2 out, went 2nd approaching and hit last, ridden to lead flat, won going away
2nd 2 Shotavodka (IRE) D Pipe 7 11-8 Kieron Edgar (7) 12/1
SP 12/1 Led, ridden and pressed last, headed and stayed on same pace flat, just held on for 2nd
3rd s.h 14 Don't Be Late (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 5 10-9 p R P Mclernon 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up towards rear, headway and switched left approaching 2 out, stayed on to 3rd flat, almost snatched 2nd but no chance with winner opened 16/1 £7500-£300
4th 13 Saphir Du Rheu (FR) P F Nicholls 4 10-11 Harry Derham (5) 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, not much room soon after 3 out, stayed on under pressure to 4th flat, never going pace to reach leaders
5th 5 17 Gassin Golf R Lee 4 10-4 J E Moore 8/1
SP 8/1 Took keen hold and held up in mid-division, headway 3 out, went 2nd going well before 2 out, ridden and lost 2nd going to the last, weakened flat opened 14/1
6th 3 4 Mischievous Milly (IRE) O Sherwood 5 11-5 L Aspell 6/1f
SP 6/1f Held up towards rear, bumped on bend after 4 out, good headway on outside next, chased leaders 2 out, ridden between last 2, weakened last opened 7/1
7th 6 Batonnier (FR) A King 7 11-1 R Thornton 10/1
SP 10/1 Took keen hold in mid-division on inside, pushed along one pace and no impression from 2 out opened 8/1
8th hd 10 Punjabi D Pipe 10 10-12 T Scudamore 16/1
SP 16/1 Took keen hold, chased leaders, weakened before last opened 14/1
9th ½ 1 Gibb River (IRE) N J Henderson 7 11-12 B J Geraghty 8/1
SP 8/1 Chased leaders, weakened approaching last opened 7/1
10th 2 5 Aegean Dawn R Walford 8 11-5 D Bass 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up rear of mid-division, headway approaching and hit 3 out, chased leaders approaching next, ridden between last 2, weakened soon after opened 20/1
11th 16 The Bear Trap (IRE) Miss R Curtis 6 10-5 p1 N Fehily 10/1
SP 10/1 Held up towards rear, headway towards inside approaching 3 out, weakened before last
12th 3 Native Gallery (IRE) B De Haan 8 11-8 J M Maguire 14/1
SP 14/1 Chased leaders, pushed along before 3 out, weakened before next opened 16/1
13th 8 Imperial Leader (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 5 10-13 t1 S Twiston-Davies 8/1
SP 8/1 Raced on outside and held up towards rear, headway to chase leaders and hit 3 out, losing place when blundered badly next opened 12/1
14th 4 9 Azure Fly (IRE) C E Longsdon 5 10-13 pt R Johnson 20/1
SP 20/1 Not much room after 4 out, always behind opened 33/1
15th 7 11 Citizenship Miss V Williams 7 10-12 Aidan Coleman 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leader, pushed along before 3 out, weakened quickly before next opened 14/1
16th 5 7 Notus De La Tour (FR) D Pipe 7 10-13 C O'Farrell 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leaders, weakened quickly 6th, soon behind, tailed off opened 25/1
17th 31 15 Master Of The Game (IRE) N J Henderson 7 10-8 A Tinkler 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up, headway to chase leaders after 3rd, weakened after 3 out, tailed off opened 12/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £23.90 Tote Place £4.60 £3.60 £2.40 £4.70 Straight Forecast £210.73 Exacta £370.40 Trifecta £15,900.40 Swingers 1&2 £78.60, 2&3 £62.10, 1&3 £113.30

Jackpot £8,334.75 carried forward to Leicester, 1st Dec
Placepot £3,628.70, Pool: £202316.98, 40.7 winning tickets
Quadpot £220.00, Pool: £21137.45, 71.09 winning tickets

Analysis

Alan King: "He was never right last season and we sent him off to Bristol where they did all sorts of things with him including a wind operation. He worked well, but if he didn't do something on the racecourse today, that was it. He'll stay hurdling as he hated chasing."