13:15 Newbury Sat 10 February 2018

  • Read Paul Nicholls Exclusively At Betfair Novices' Hurdle (Class 3)
  • 2m 69y, Soft
  • 10 Runners
  • Winner£6,758.002nd£1,984.003rd£992.004th£496.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:4m 17.82sOff time:13:15:45
1st
1
1/1f
T: N J HendersonJ: Nico de Boinville
Keen early, soon tracking leaders, 3rd 4 out, led on bit 2 out, soon clear, very easily op 10/11 tchd 11/10
2nd
9
8
4/1
T: C L TizzardJ: T Scudamore
Reared and whipped round start, headway tracking leading pair after 1st, 2nd approaching 4 out, challenged and hit next, led briefly approaching next, ridden and no chance with winner between last 2 tchd 7/2
3rd
¾
3
40/1
T: Noel WilliamsJ: Wayne Hutchinson
Held up in rear, hit 3rd, headway, went never nearer 3rd last, closed on 2nd but never any chance with easy winner
4th
2
5
14/1
T: N J HendersonJ: J McGrath
Took keen hold, held up towards rear, steady headway in 5th before 3 out, went never nearer 4th run-in op 16/1 tchd 18/1
5th
3 ½
10
100/1
T: P PhelanJ: Sean Houlihan (7)
Held up in last pair, headway into modest 5th towards finish, never involved
6th
¾
9
100/1
T: D PipeJ: Michael Heard (5)
Tracked leader who soon went clear, settled in touch after 1st, headway in 4th before 3 out, close 3rd next, weakened run-in
7th
3 ¾
7
16/1
T: J W MullinsJ: Nick Scholfield
Keen, tracked leader after 1st, led 3rd, joined 3 out, headed approaching next, weakened between last 2 op 14/1
8th
19
6
66/1
T: P J HobbsJ: R Johnson
Tended to jump left, reluctant leader, set steady pace but soon clear, reduced lead when went left and headed 3rd, mistake next, lost 2nd when mistake 4 out, weakened before next, mistake 2 out, tailed off
9th
13
4
611-2
150/1
T: Jamie SnowdenJ: Page Fuller (5)
Always towards rear, never a factor, tailed off

Also Ran

UR
2
9/4
T: T R GeorgeJ: P J Brennan
Tracking leading pair when jinked left and unseated rider 1st op 11/4

Betting Breakdown

£1.80£1.10, £1.20, £9.70
£5.90£41.20£5.96£1.50, £12.30, £36.00

Video Replay

Next Race Off

21:46 Belmont Park
9
(9)
Nolinski
J: Manuel Franco
5
(5)
Flatexcel
J: Javier Castellano
6
(6)
Crea's Bklyn Law
J: Harry Hernandez
4
(4)
Carmine's Honor
J: Luis Saez
3
(3)
Altesino
J: Dylan Davis
1
(1)
Pirate's Treasure
J: Eric Cancel
7
(7)
The I Man
J: Luis Reyes
2
(2)
Tiffany's Vision
J: Brandon Boulanger

Racing Tips

Check out our free horse racing selections and preview for today's action

Monday's racing preview

Anita Chambers makes I'll Have Another her best bet at Pontefract and has a tip for every race at every meeting.

Nap Of The Day

Daily Nap: Dough the breadwinner

David Ord is in the hotseat as the racing team bids for a third winning nap in a row - his best bet is in action at Windsor.

The Breeders' Cup returns to Churchill Downs this year

Antepost Angle: Breeders' Cup

Matt Brocklebank takes an early look at the Breeders' Cup with a handful of recommended bets including West Coast in the Classic.