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4:35 Newbury 27 Mar 2021

Irish Thoroughbred Marketing Novices' Hurdle (GBB Race)

(Class 4) (4yo+) (2m69yds) 2m½f Good To Soft 8 hurdles
1st £3,158.68 2nd £1,455.22 3rd £727.32 4th £364.24


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
6 116 121 111 129
bb g Doyen (IRE) - Tropical Ocean (IRE) (Anshan)
In touch with leaders, disputing third 5th, led narrowly 2 out, soon ridden, clear last, kept on strongly (op 9/2)
2  7
6 113 118 103 122
br g Winged Love (IRE) - Courting Whitney (IRE) (Witness Box)
Raced freely, prominent, led before 2nd, ridden and hung left after 3 out, chased leaders when headed before 2 out, stayed on and went second again run-in, no match for winner (jockey said gelding ran too free) (op 6/4)
3  [10¼]
6 116 99 119
ch g Sir Percy - Bombazine (IRE) (Generous)
In touch with leaders, disputing third 5th, briefly led before 2 out, soon ridden, held approaching last, no extra when drifted right and lost second run-in (op 3/1 tchd 2/1)
4  2 [12¼]
5 110 91 112
b g Fame And Glory - Coco Milan (IRE) (Milan)
Midfield, ridden home turn, outpaced 3 out, keeping on when mistake last, went fourth run-in, stayed on (op 13/2)
5  [13½]
4 107 t 82 104
b g Golden Horn - Mainstay (Elmaamul)
Took keen hold, held up in rear, pushed along after 3 out, headway after 2 out, briefly went fourth run-in, kept on but no extra final 110yds (stewards inquired into running and riding; the rider stated his instructions had been to get the gelding settled bearing in mind it was the gelding's first run over hurdles and then make his best way home from there, he added that the gelding ran very enthusiastically in the early stages, a fact he had reported at Scales, however he was happy with the way the gelding had moved and jumped; he further added that the gelding had only settled after jumping the final hurdle in the back straight and had tired in the closing stages and he was therefore pleased with the gelding's finishing position; the trainer confirmed the instructions and stated that he was satisfied the ride accorded with those instructions; their explanations were noted) (tchd 40/1)
6  8 [21½]
6 110 h1 80 106
b g Dunkerque (FR) - Aulne River (FR) (River Mist)
Held up in rear, headway and went fourth home turn, ridden after 3 out, weakened after last (op 16/1 tchd 20/1)
7  [31]
6 110 68 94
b g Declaration Of War (USA) - Tarfshi (Mtoto)
Tracked leader, pushed along after 4th, weakened home turn (op 22/1 tchd 20/1)
6 110 h1
gr g Shirocco (GER) - Izzy Du Berlais (IRE) (Kayf Tara)
Led, prominent when headed before 2nd, lost position when hung right home turn, weakened before 3 out, behind when pulled up before 2 out (jockey said gelding hung right-handed) (op 100/1 tchd 250/1)
6 110
b g Camelot - Just Little (FR) (Grand Slam)
Held up in rear, blundered and unseated rider 5th (op 22/1)
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