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2:50 Newcastle 1 Dec 2001

Pertemps 'Fighting Fifth' Hurdle Class A Grade 2

(Class 1) (4yo+) (2m98yds) 2m½f Good To Soft 8 hurdles 1 omitted
1st £22,200 2nd £8,510 3rd £4,255 4th £2,035
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
6 118 162 122 161
b g In The Wings - Gay Hellene (Ela-Mana-Mou)
Close up, led 2 out, driven out run-in (op 10-11 tchd 1-1 and 11-10 in places)
2  1
7 110 146 113 152
ch g Be My Guest(USA) - Exciting (Mill Reef)
Led to 3 out, rallied, every chance when jumped left and mistake last, kept on (op 7-2)
3  6 [7]
6 110 b 135 107 147
b g Simply Great(FR) - Souveniers (Relko)
Prominent, ridden before 3 out, one pace when mistake next (op 16-1 tchd 33-1 in a place)
4  5 [12]
4 110 139 102 140
b g Sheyrann(IRE) - Cerise Royale(FR) (Garde Royale)
Pulled hard in touch, headway 4 out, led 3 out to next, soon weakened, beaten when hit last (op 5-2)
5  [15½]
5 114 149 102 141
b g Robellino(USA) - Only Gossip(USA) (Trempolino)
Chased leader to before 4 out, soon outpaced, beaten when mistake 2 out (op 9-2 tchd 11-2 in places)
cross flight omitted