12:50 Taunton Sat 30 December 2017

  • totescoop6 Play Today Novices' Hurdle (Class 4)
  • 2m 3f 1y, Soft
  • 14 Runners
  • Winner£5,198.002nd£1,526.003rd£763.004th£382.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:5m 0.9sOff time:12:50:12
1st
3
5/2
T: P F NichollsJ: Sam Twiston-Davies
Prominent, pushed along after 3 out, effort next, led narrowly last, ridden and held on under pressure flat tchd 3/1
2nd
¾
10
6/1
T: V R A DartnallJ: C Gethings (3)
Hampered 1st, mid-division on inside, took closer order 4th, challenged after 3 out, driven next, ridden and every chance flat, kept on, just held op 8/1
3rd
3
1
6/4f
T: W GreatrexJ: Harry Bannister
Led or disputed lead, clear advantage after 6th, hard pressed when not fluent 2 out, soon ridden, mistake and headed last, no extra in 3rd flat op 7/4
4th
11
7
710-12
25/1
T: N P MulhollandJ: R T Dunne
Raced keenly, held up mid-division, tracked leaders 4 out, effort approaching 2 out, soon ridden, one pace when mistake last, 4th and weakened flat tchd 20/1
5th
6
5
10/1
T: Grace HarrisJ: L Heard
Held up behind, headway on inside after 6th, chased leaders 4 out, ridden and weakened before 2 out tchd 12/1
6th
nk
13
510-12
25/1
T: A KingJ: Thomas Bellamy
Mid-division, driven after 6th, never threatened leaders
7th
13
9
33/1
T: D SkeltonJ: Bridget Andrews (3)
Chased leaders to 4 out, soon outpaced, weakened before 2 out, tailed off
8th
3 ¼
4
20/1
T: Nick MitchellJ: Ian Popham
Prominent, driven and lost place after 5th, soon behind, tailed off op 16/1

Also Ran

PU
2
100/1
T: G McPhersonJ: Conor Shoemark
Mid-division, lost place after 5th, behind from next, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out
PU
6
66/1
T: D PipeJ: Michael Heard (5)
Always behind, struggling after 5th, tailed off when pulled up before 4 out
PU
8
100/1
T: Tim VaughanJ: James Best
Towards rear, reminders after 5th, tailed off 4 out, pulled up before 2 out
PU
11
610-12
10/1
T: D PipeJ: David Noonan
Led or disputed lead to after 6th, soon lost place, weakened 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before next op 15/2 tchd 6/1
PU
12
66/1
T: C L TizzardJ: Brendan Powell
Chased leaders to 6th, soon ridden and behind, tailed off 4 out, pulled up before 2 out op 80/1
PU
14
33/1
T: P J HobbsJ: M G Nolan
Mid-division on outside, close up after 5th, outpaced after 3 out, soon ridden, weakened and pulled up approaching next

Betting Breakdown

£3.30£1.30, £2.10, £1.10
£17.90£39.00£17.25£2.90, £1.30, £2.70

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