15:25 Newbury Fri 1 March 2019

  • RR Elite 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle (Class 4)
  • 2m 4f 118y, Good to Soft
  • 9 Runners
  • Winner£4,549.002nd£1,336.003rd£668.004th£334.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:4m 55.8sOff time:15:26:41
1st
1
511-8
6/4f
T: W GreatrexJ: G Sheehan
Raced keenly, tracked leaders, mistake 6th, 3rd travelling well 3 out, 2nd soon after, led 2 out, strongly pressed when narrowly headed last, hung left under pressure run-in, led again towards finish tchd 11/8 and tchd 13/8
2nd
¾
4
8/1
T: N J HendersonJ: James Bowen
Raced keenly, held up tracking leaders, outpaced 3 out, good headway on outside going well before 2 out, went 2nd before led narrowly last, ran green run-in, headed towards finish op 11/1
3rd
7
9
33/1
T: N J HendersonJ: J McGrath
Held up in last pair, pushed along in 6th and hit 3 out, kept on into 3rd run-in, no chance with leading duo op 28/1
4th
1
2
5/2
T: P J HobbsJ: R Johnson
Tracked leaders, led 4 out, headed 2 out, no impression when lost 2nd before the last, weakened into 4th run-in op 9/4 tchd 2/1
5th
13
6
25/1
T: B PaulingJ: David Bass
Raced keenly, held up, plugging on in 7th when mistake 2 out, never involved op 20/1
6th
3 ¼
5
40/1
T: C L TizzardJ: H Cobden
Tracked leader, led approaching 4th until 4 out, chased leader until soon after next, chased leaders, weakened and hit 2 out op 33/1 tchd 50/1
7th
1 ¼
3
7/2
T: N J HendersonJ: Nico de Boinville
Raced keenly, led until approaching 4th, chased leader until approaching 4 out, chased leaders, pushed along before 3 out, weakened before next op 9/2
8th
17
8
25/1
T: F O'BrienJ: N D Fehily
Raced wide and keen, held up in last trio, some headway on outside after 4 out, soon weakened op 28/1
9th
12
7
510-12
150/1
T: B I CaseJ: Kielan Woods
Held up, outpaced and struggling in rear after 4 out, tailed off op 200/1

Betting Breakdown

£2.20£1.10, £1.70, £6.00
£15.80£162.00£13.57£1.90, £10.30, £9.00

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