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1:45 Aintree 7 Apr 2001

Cordon Bleu Handicap Hurdle Class B

(Class 2) (5yo+) (2m103yds) 2m½f Heavy 9 hurdles
1st £26,000 2nd £8,000 3rd £4,000 4th £2,000
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
8 100 122 134 143
b h Most Welcome - Bugle Sound (Bustino)
Chased leaders, went second after 4 out, challenged 2 out, stayed on gamely to lead final 100yds (tchd 25-1 in places)
2 
5 913 126 136 144
b g Balsamo(FR) - Quart D'Hekla(FR) (Quart De Vin)
Chased leader, led approaching 4th, ridden approaching 3 out, headed and no extra final 100yds (op 11-2 tchd 13-2 in places)
3  17 [18¾]
6 100 Out-of-Handicaps 2 122 109 125
b g Batshoof - Magic Milly (Simply Great)
In touch, ridden and headway approaching 3 out, chased clear leaders and no impression when mistake last (op 8-1 tchd 10-1 in places)
4  15 [33¾]
6 108 130 96 119
bb g Be My Native(USA) - Guess Twice (Deep Run)
In touch, headway after 4 out, ridden and beaten approaching 2 out (op 7-1 tchd 9-1 in places)
5  11 [44¾]
6 110 v 136 87 111
b g Generous(IRE) - Whitehaven (Top Ville)
Towards rear, not fluent 1st, headway after 4 out, not trouble leaders
6  10 [54¾]
7 114 144 81 110
ch g Be My Guest(USA) - Exciting (Mill Reef)
Chased leaders until ridden and weakened 4 out (op 20-1)
7  nk [55]
7 102 124 60 89
b g Lahib(USA) - Lightning Legacy(USA) (Super Concorde)
Midfield, effort approaching 3 out, no impression on leaders
8  2 [57]
8 97 Out-of-Handicaps 6 122 55 85
b g King's Ride(IRE) - Boro Penny (Normandy)
In touch until ridden and weakened approaching 3 out
9  9 [66]
10 911 Over-Weights 1 v1 124 44 78
b g Homeboy - Gay Twenties (Lord Gayle)
Raced keenly, chased leaders, mistake 5th, ridden after 4 out, soon weakened
10  20 [86]
6 111 137 27 71
b g Exit To Nowhere(USA) - Madigan Mill (Mill Reef)
In touch, losing place when not fluent 5th, eased after 4 out (op 14-1)
11  dist [116]
6 104 126
b g Midyan(USA) - Bronzewing (Beldale Flutter)
Behind, lost touch 4th, tailed off (op 25-1)
PU   
9 1012 134
b g Danehill(USA) - Cistus (Sun Prince)
Behind, ridden along after 3rd, lost touch next, pulled up before 3 out (tchd 40-1 in places)
PU   
7 106 128
b g Diesis - Water Course(USA) (Irish River)
Chased leaders until weakened 4 out, behind when pulled up before 3 out (op 25-1 tchd 33-1 in places)
PU   
6 117 b 145
ch g River Mist(USA) - La Dunanerie(FR) (Guadanini)
Led, clear early, headed approaching 4th, ridden and weakened after 4 out, behind when pulled up before 2 out (op 16-1 tchd 25-1 in places)
PU   
7 100 Out-of-Handicaps 1 122
b g Supreme Leader - Lucylet (Kinglet)
Behind, lost touch 4th, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out (op 16-1)
PU   
6 100 Out-of-Handicaps 1 122
b g Nomadic Way(USA) - Super Sue (Lochnager)
Midfield, struggling after 4 out, behind when pulled up before 2 out (tchd 12-1)
PU   
7 114 140
gr g Riverwise(USA) - Came Cottage (Nearly A Hand)
Held up, some headway after 4 out, eased when no impression approaching next, behind when pulled up before last (op 9-1)
PU   
5 100 Out-of-Handicaps 2 122
b m Phantom Breeze(IRE) - Tip Land(FR) (Tip Moss)
Behind, niggled along and lost touch 4th, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out
PU   
5 1011 133
b g Cyborg(FR) - Hansie(FR) (Sukawa)
Raced keenly early, midfield, struggling after 4 out, behind when pulled up before 2 out (op 9-1)
  • 19 ran Winning time: 4m 32.80s (slow by 39.80s) Total SP: 121%
  • Non-runners: Cardiff Arms (unsuitable ground), Golden Goal (vet's certificate), Sayeh (vet's certificate)
  • 1st owner: John Marks (Docklands Limo) 1st breeder: Majors Racing International Ltd
  • 2nd owner: Tony Hayward And Barry Fulton (Ibal)
  • 3rd owner: Ashley Carr (Batswing)
  • Tote win: £34.60 PL: £4.70 £1.50 £2.40 Ex: £156.70 CSF: £110.49 Tricast: £1,076.17 Trifecta: £1,413.40 Pool £1,990.73, 0.1 w/u - part won.