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2 14:25 Aintree 6th Apr 2019

Betway Mersey Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

2m 4f Good (Good to Soft in places)

Winner £56,130 - 9 ran - Draw Advantage: None
Weighed In
Position
Dist Btn
Horse
SP
Age / Wt
OR
Jockey / Trainer
1
20/1
5 11-4
139

with leader to 6th, remained close up on inside, led 3 out, pushed along after 2 out, hit last, driven out

2
10/3 2Fav
6 11-4
148

held up in mid-division, headway 3 out, chased winner from 2 out, soon ridden, one pace flat

3
11/4 Fav
5 11-4
148

took keen hold in touch, every chance approaching 3 out, ridden after 2 out, hit last, stayed on same pace flat

3
dh
5/1
6 11-4
143

held up in rear, pushed along and progress on inside 3 out, ridden after 2 out, stayed on one pace flat

5
6/1
6 11-4
 - 

held up and behind, effort approaching 2 out, ridden and no impression flat

6
10/1
5 11-4
142

held up in rear, short-lived effort approaching 2 out

7
6/1
6 11-4
141

keen early, held up in mid-division, steady progress 6th, every chance approaching 3 out, pushed along and not fluent 2 out, ridden and weakened approaching last

8
6
25/1
6 11-4
142

led, hit 3 out and headed, soon pushed along, ridden and weakened after 2 out

9
36
25/1
6 11-4
137

prominent, went 2nd 6th, pushed along and weakened 3 out, mistake last, tailed off

Betting returns

Type Winnings
Betfair SP £29.06
CSF £86.39 (7, 2)
Tricast £122.95 (7, 2, 1), £196.60 (7, 2, 6)
Tote Win £24.40 (7)
Tote Place £4.80 (7), £1.50 (2), £0.80 (1), £0.80 (6)
Tote Swinger £1.20 (1, 2), £5.30 (1, 7), £1.60 (2, 6), £12.10 (2, 7), £4.00 (6, 7)
Tote Exacta £108.20 (7, 2)
Tote Trifecta £266.40 (7, 2, 1), £290.20 (7, 2, 6)
Previous winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2018 Soft 12 Black Op 7 11 4 - 19-4122 31 days T R George (154 miles) N Fehily 3/ 1 5:03.70
2017 Good 13 Finian's Oscar 5 11 4 - 1111 55 days C Tizzard (216 miles) R M Power 3/ 1 4:51.30
2016 Soft 6 Yorkhill 6 11 4 - 11-1111 24 days W P Mullins P Townend 3/ 10 5:10.10
2015 Good 12 Nichols Canyon 5 11 4 - 1-11U13 31 days W P Mullins R Walsh 3/ 1 4:46.20
2014 Good to Soft 12 Lac Fontana 5 11 4 - 38-1411 22 days P Nicholls (207 miles) A P McCoy 9/ 2 4:52.70
2013 Good to Soft 8 Ubak 5 11 4 - P4-2347 24 days G L Moore (244 miles) Jamie Moore 22/ 1 5:02.10
2012 Good 10 Simonsig 6 11 4 - 1-11211 31 days N Henderson (180 miles) B J Geraghty 4/ 9 4:55.00
2011 Good 9 Spirit Son 5 11 4 - 1112 25 days N Henderson (180 miles) B J Geraghty 3/ 1 4:51.60
2010 Good 8 Peddlers Cross 5 11 4 - 1-1111 24 days D McCain (36 miles) J Maguire 5/ 4 4:52.40
2009 Good to Soft 17 Bouggler 4 10 7 - 373131 35 days Emma Lavelle (187 miles) N Fehily 16/ 1 4:59.60