totequadpot Four Places In Four Races Novices' Hurdle 2m 3f 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 3f 110y, Class 4, 14 runners)
  • Winner £4,106 2nd £1,197 3rd £599
  • Going: Heavy
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 3.30s
  • Off time: 13:45:33

Full Result

13:45 Taunton
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Horizontal Speed (IRE) P J Hobbs 5 11-4 R Johnson 11/10f
SP 11/10f Made all, clear before 2 out, stayed on well opened 11/8
2nd 7 Foggy's Wall (IRE) P F Nicholls 5 10-12 D A Jacob 11/4
SP 11/4 Took keen hold and held up in mid-division, headway approaching 3 out, went 3rd after 3 out, stayed on to 2nd before 2 out, kept on same pace and no chance with winner opened 5/2
3rd 6 6 Dream Deal J Scott 5 10-12 Nick Scholfield 4/1
SP 4/1 Chased winner until before 3 out, chased leading pair until after 3 out, rallied to modest 3rd final 110 yards
4th 5 Daveron (IRE) J Scott 5 10-12 Matt Griffiths (3) 100/1
SP 100/1 Took keen hold chasing leaders, went 2nd before 3 out until before 2 out, no impression when hit 2 out, hit last, no extra in 4th final 110 yards opened 80/1
5th 16 11 Powerful Action (IRE) P J Hobbs 5 10-12 James Best (3) 25/1
SP 25/1 Chased leaders, driven in 6th and outpaced after 3 out, no chance after opened 33/1
6th 12 Pure Poteen (IRE) N P Mulholland 5 10-12 t D C Costello 50/1
SP 50/1 Chased leaders, pushed along before 7th, weakened before next
7th 2 4 Billy My Boy C J Down 4 10-12 Giles Hawkins (3) 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in mid-division, headway to chase leaders before 3 out, ridden in 5th after 3 out, weakened before next opened 66/1
8th 23 10 Larks Rising Mrs Caroline Keevil 5 10-12 T J O'Brien 33/1
SP 33/1 Raced wide and took keen hold in mid division, weakened before 7th, tailed off
9th 19 13 More Tricks J D Frost 5 10-5 Mr F Tett (7) 200/1
SP 200/1 Took keen hold and always towards rear, tailed off
10th 22 3 Another Brandy (IRE) N P Mulholland 5 10-12 Michael Byrne (3) 10/1
SP 10/1 Always towards rear, not fluent 6th, tailed off when went badly left 3 out
11th 8 8 Gladstone (IRE) P Gundry 5 10-12 A Thornton 100/1
SP 100/1 Always towards rear, tailed off
PU 2 Alfie Joe R J Hodges 4 10-12 C Wallis (5) 100/1
SP 100/1 Pulled hard, chased leaders until lost place 3rd, soon behind, tailed off and pulled up before 7th
PU 9 Kilfinichen Bay (IRE) Violet Jordan 5 10-12 W Kennedy 66/1
SP 66/1 Behind, tailed off and pulled up before 2 out
PU 14 Saint Helena (IRE) Jim Best 5 10-5 Matthew Batchelor 33/1
SP 33/1 Took keen hold, never better than mid-division, tailed off and pulled up before 2 out opened 25/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.70 Tote Place £1.10 £1.40 £1.90 Straight Forecast £4.15 Exacta £5.20 Trifecta £13.50 Swingers 1&2 £1.20, 2&3 £2.70, 1&3 £1.40

Jackpot £26,990.28 carried forward to Lingfield Park, 31st Dec
Placepot £553.40, Pool: £100257.42, 132.25 winning tickets
Quadpot £36.10, Pool: £13489.03, 276.5 winning tickets

Analysis

Richard Johnson: "He's very straightforward. In every run over hurdles he's been in the first two. No-one wanted to make it (the running) so we thought we'd let him enjoy himself. It's nice to get his head in front."