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1:45 Hereford 14 Dec 2019

Courage Directors Bitter Novices' Chase

(Class 3) (4yo+) (2m8yds) 2m Soft 12 fences
1st £8,768.78 2nd £3,015.37


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
7 110 140 121 134
b g Primary (USA) - Clonroche Wells (IRE) (Pierre)
Made all, jumped left on occasions, mistake 5th, 8 lengths ahead 4 out, soon went further clear, not fluent 2 out, easily (op 1/8 tchd 2/13)
2  20
6 110 h 120 95 113
b g Mahler - Qui Plus Est (FR) (Dark Moondancer)
Raced in last, went second 3rd, ridden after 4 out, 8 lengths down when blundered 3 out, no chance with winner when slow jump 2 out (op 11/2 tchd 9/2)
9 100 t 64
b m Oratorio (IRE) - Blue Indigo (FR) (Pistolet Bleu)
Chased winner, lost second 3rd, hit 4th, jumped left and lost touch from 7th, tailed off when fell last (op 66/1)
  • 3 ran Off time: 1:48:05 Winning time: 4m 13.30s (slow by 23.30s) Total SP: 107%
  • Non-runners: Coole Well (vet's certificate)
  • 1st owner: A N Solomons (First Flow) 1st breeder: Mrs Kathleen Flood
  • 2nd owner: John P McManus (Haldon Hill)
  • Tote win: £1.10 Ex: £1.10 CSF: £1.34 Trifecta: £1.10
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