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2:20 Aintree 9 Apr 2021

Betway Top Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) (GBB Race)

(Class 1) (4yo+) (2m103yds) 2m½f Good To Soft 9 hurdles
1st £42,238.92 2nd £15,936.43 3rd £7,993.93 4th £4,011.43 5th £2,031.43 6th £1,033.93 7th £531.43

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Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
6 114 t 135 136 149
b g Jeremy (USA) - Sumtin Nice (IRE) (Simply Great)
Towards rear, headway 4 out, tracked leaders 3 out, led going best after 2 out, 1 1/2 lengths ahead last, ridden out and kept on well (op 12/1 tchd 17/2)
2 
7 114 t 136 135 146
b g Fame And Glory - Full Of Birds (FR) (Epervier Bleu)
Midfield, tracked leaders after 4 out, not fluent 3 out, pushed along 2 out, went second and 1 1/2 lengths down last, kept on
3  [2½]
6 114 133 146
b g Flemensfirth (USA) - Dusty Too (Terimon)
Tracked leaders, went second after 4 out, soon pushed along, briefly led 2 out, soon ridden and headed, not fluent and lost second last, stayed on run-in (op 2/1)
4  12 [14½]
6 114 144 119 135
br g Arcadio (GER) - Definite Valley (IRE) (Definite Article)
Chased leaders, ridden before 2 out, disputing second when mistake last, weakened run-in (op 11/4)
5  [20]
6 114 144 112 128
ch g Excelebration (IRE) - Darsan (IRE) (Iffraaj)
Led, ridden and headed 2 out, soon lost position, weakened run-in
6  15 [35]
6 114 94 115
b g Califet (FR) - Millrock Lady (IRE) (Court Cave)
Held up in rear, pushed along and outpaced before 3 out, made no telling impression
7  nk [35¼]
6 114 t 140 93 114
b g Red Jazz (USA) - Eoz (IRE) (Sadler's Wells)
Tracked leader, not fluent 3rd, not fluent 5th, lost second but prominent after 4 out, ridden 3 out, weakened 2 out (trainer said, regards the poor performance, that the gelding may be feeling the effects of a long season) (tchd 17/2)
PU   
6 114 122
ch g Sir Percy - Bombazine (IRE) (Generous)
In rear, mistake 2nd, niggled along 4th, struggling 4 out, behind when pulled up before 2 out
PU   
6 114 143
ch g Stowaway - Kisskiss Bang Bang (IRE) (Zagreb)
Chased leaders, ridden and lost position after 4 out, soon weakened, pulled up before 3 out (op 12/1 tchd 11/1)
UR   
4 1012 130
gr g Gris De Gris (IRE) - Qarera (FR) (Network)
Held up in rear, not fluent 2nd, blundered and unseated rider 4th, fatally injured (op 8/1 tchd 15/2)
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