17:05 Hexham Sat 8 October 2011

  • Eldon Square Derby Day Blues Handicap Chase (Class 5)
  • 3m 1f, Good, Good to Firm in places
  • 5 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
5
2/1
T: Mrs S J SmithJ: H Oliver
Held up, headway to track leaders 8th, led 3 out, stayed on strongly
T: R JohnsonJ: K Johnson
Tracked leader, led approaching 7th, headed 3out, one pace
3rd
2.25
2
2/1
T: Miss Lucinda V RussellJ: C I Gillies
Chased leaders, reminders halfway, ridden 4 out, one pace from next
T: R M SmithJ: D C Costello
Held up in rear, headway 4 out, weakened next

Also Ran

PU
4
10/1
T: N KentJ: Charles Greene
Led to 7th, remained prominent to 12th, weakened 5 out, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

Non-Runners

NR
6
Sailor's Sovereign
10-9
T: J S SmithJ: Wayne Hutchinson

Betting Breakdown

£13.27

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