13:35 Taunton Tue 9 January 2018

  • Musgrove Staff Novices' Hurdle (Class 4)
  • 2m 3f 1y, Soft (Good to Soft in places)
  • 14 Runners
  • Winner£5,458.002nd£1,603.003rd£801.004th£401.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:5m 1.7sOff time:13:36:12
1st
3
14/1
T: Jack BarberJ: Nick Scholfield
Led until 1st, mid-division, headway on outside 5th, challenged after 3 out, led last, driven flat, idled close home tchd 10/1
2nd
¾
6
11/10f
T: Ian WilliamsJ: T J O'Brien
Mid-division, headway approaching 5th, led after 3 out, edged right and headed last, edged left towards finish, held by winner, kept on op 7/4 tchd 15/8
3rd
2 ¼
12
8/1
T: P J HobbsJ: R Johnson
Tracked leaders, lost place after 4th, rallied 2 out, stayed on, went 3rd towards finish op 13/2 tchd 11/2
4th
1 ¼
1
5/2
T: Jonjo O'NeillJ: Aidan Coleman
Held up in mid-division, headway approaching 6th, close 3rd before 2 out, soon shaken up and unable to quicken, stayed on same pace flat op 9/4 tchd 11/4
5th
17
13
20/1
T: Noel WilliamsJ: Wayne Hutchinson
Held up towards rear, took keen hold, headway after 3 out, no impression, well held 2 out op 25/1 tchd 33/1
6th
1
10
66/1
T: Sam ThomasJ: David Bass
Prominent, lost a few places before 6th, well beaten 5th when jumped left 2 out op 50/1
7th
26
8
33/1
T: Evan WilliamsJ: Adam Wedge
Held up towards rear, ridden and well beaten 3 out
8th
5
5
125/1
T: Nicky MartinJ: Matt Griffiths
Led 1st until 2nd, stayed handy, lost place 5th, struggling after op 100/1
9th
25
2
16/1
T: P F NichollsJ: Sam Twiston-Davies
Held up in mid-division, well beaten 3 out, tailed off op 12/1
10th
2
9
200/1
T: Nick MitchellJ: James Banks
Took keen hold, started off in rear, led 2nd, clear next, headed after 3 out, soon weakened op 150/1
11th
2 ¾
4
25/1
T: R J HodgesJ: H Cobden
Took keen hold, prominent, mistake 3rd and 5th, weakened 3 out op 20/1
12th
10
14
25/1
T: C E LongsdonJ: Paul O'Brien (5)
In touch in mid-division on inside, ridden after 4th, struggling in rear next op 20/1

Also Ran

PU
7
100/1
T: Mrs S GardnerJ: Sean Houlihan (7)
Not fluent and soon well behind, tailed off before 6th, pulled up after
PU
11
711-4
66/1
T: N J HawkeJ: C Gethings (3)
Held up in mid-division, struggling 5th, pulled up before next op 50/1

Betting Breakdown

£14.50£3.30, £1.10, £2.70
£33.40£127.60£29.55£4.40, £6.80, £3.70

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