13:00 Newbury Wed 20 December 2017

  • Worshipful Company Of Distillers Maiden Hurdle (Class 4)
  • 2m 69y, Soft
  • 21 Runners
  • Winner£4,549.002nd£1,336.003rd£668.004th£334.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:4m 7.5sOff time:13:00:20
1st
14
7/1
T: N J HendersonJ: Nico de Boinville
Chased leaders, 2nd travelling well 2 out, soon shaken up and switched left, led approaching last, ridden clear run-in tchd 6/1
2nd
7
16
7/4f
T: A KingJ: Wayne Hutchinson
Chased leaders on inside, 2nd 2 out, led briefly before last where mistake, one pace and no chance with winner op 15/8 tchd 2/1
3rd
5
5
7/2
T: W GreatrexJ: Sam Twiston-Davies
Keen, led, clear after 1st until 4 out, headed before last, kept on same pace in 3rd op 9/2
4th
5
10
66/1
T: P J HobbsJ: T J O'Brien
Mid-division, headway on inside chasing leaders approaching 3 out, modest 4th between last 2 tchd 100/1
5th
5
13
150/1
T: C GordonJ: David Noonan
Towards rear, some late headway never on terms
6th
1
6
7/2
T: N J HendersonJ: N D Fehily
Held up towards rear, shaken up and steady headway approaching 3 out, hung left before next, plugged on run-in op 10/3 tchd 3/1
7th
nk
18
33/1
T: C L TizzardJ: H Cobden
Chased leaders, ridden after 2 out, soon weakened
8th
1 ¼
9
40/1
T: D PipeJ: T Scudamore
Chased leader until 2 out, soon ridden, weakened between last 2
9th
8
11
14/1
T: J L SpearingJ: J E Moore
Mid-division, headway chasing leaders when mistake 4 out, weakened before 2 out op 11/1
10th
3 ¼
4
100/1
T: P R WebberJ: James Best
Behind, ridden and struggling after 4 out, never on terms
11th
7
17
25/1
T: F O'BrienJ: P J Brennan
Chased leaders, weakened before 2 out op 33/1
12th
½
20
100/1
T: P HendersonJ: Jack Sherwood (3)
Behind, hampered 2nd, hung left approaching 2 out, never a factor
13th
2
21
410-7
125/1
T: M D I UsherJ: Brendan Powell
Held up towards rear, never a factor
14th
nk
12
40/1
15th
11
7
511-0
100/1
16th
10
3
611-0
40/1
T: V R A DartnallJ: Nick Scholfield
Always towards rear, tailed off op 33/1
17th
5
19
100/1
T: P R ChamingsJ: T E Whelan
Always towards rear, tailed off
18th
22
15
200/1
T: Evan WilliamsJ: Mitchell Bastyan (5)
Always towards rear, tailed off
19th
49
8
150/1
T: Jonjo O'NeillJ: R P McLernon
Chased leaders, reminders after 4 out, soon weakened, tailed off op 100/1

Also Ran

PU
1
250/1
T: S-J DaviesJ: James Banks
Always towards rear, tailed off 4 out, pulled up before 2 out op 200/1
UR
2
411-0
200/1
T: G L MooreJ: A Glassonbury
Towards rear when stumbled badly and unseated rider 2nd op 150/1

Betting Breakdown

£7.30£2.40, £1.40, £1.70
£22.80£51.00£19.01£2.70, £4.00, £1.90

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