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1:05 Sedgefield 4 Dec 2020

Follow @MansionBet For Festive Prizes Handicap Hurdle (Northern Lights 2m Hurdle Series Qualifier)

(Class 5) (0-105, 3yo+) (2m178yds) 2m1f Soft 8 hurdles
1st £2,794.14 2nd £820.44 3rd £410.22 4th £350 5th £350 6th £350 7th £350 8th £350


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
5 117 100 60 102
b g Le Houssais (FR) - Syphaline (FR) (Timboroa)
Tracked leaders, led before 2 out, ridden after 2 out, idled run-in, always doing enough (trainer's rep said, regarding improved form, that in hindsight the race may have come too soon for the gelding last time out) (tchd 9/4)
8 112 t 95 53 93
ch g Le Fou (IRE) - Kalistina (FR) (Sillery)
Led, headed and close up before 2nd, pushed along and chased leader before 2 out, ridden after 2 out, kept on but always held (op 11/1)
3  [3½]
7 1111 ht 104 60 101
ch g Turtle Bowl (IRE) - Onega Lake (IRE) (Peintre Celebre)
Raced freely, towards rear, steady headway from 3rd, in touch with leaders 5th, pushed along and chased leader before 2 out, ridden after 2 out, hit last, no extra run-in (op 20/1)
4  [4¾]
6 1011 93 48 88
b g Getaway (GER) - Fada's Jewel (IRE) (Witness Box)
Held up in midfield, nudged along and some headway before 2 out, went fourth 2 out, reminder approaching last, reminder run-in, kept on well, nearest finish (jockey said, regarding running and riding, that her instructions were to ride the gelding as she found it and to obtain the best possible placing; jockey added that she had held the gelding up on this occasion, similarly to its run last time at Market Rasen; jockey added that the gelding had developed a breathing problem in the back straight, which she had reported at scales on weighing in; the trainer's rep agreed those were the instructions given, but added that she felt the jockey had made insufficient effort from the back straight around to the finish; vet failed to reveal any abnormalities following routine post-race examination) (op 25/1)
5  10 [14¾]
7 1012 94 36 80
b g Gold Well - Present Abbey (IRE) (Presenting)
Towards rear, reminders after 3rd, minor headway before 2 out, never on terms (op 11/2 tchd 5/1 and tchd 7/1)
6  [18]
8 119 p1 102 40 86
br g Great Pretender (IRE) - Jeu De Lune (FR) (Useful)
Towards rear of midfield, dropped to rear 3rd, pushed along after 5th, soon struggling (op 7/1 tchd 15/2)
7  [21¾]
6 1013 h 92 25 70
b g Soldier Hollow - Sternenkonigin (IRE) (Samum)
Raced freely, held up in rear, rapid headway 4th, led 5th, pushed along and headed before 2 out, soon weakened (jockey said gelding ran too free) (tchd 25/1)
8  4 [25¾]
7 1112 t 105 33 79
b g Witness Box (USA) - Kempinski (IRE) (Moscow Society)
Tracked leaders, ridden before 2 out, soon weakened (op 2/1)
9  [34¼]
4 116 99 16 64
b g Footstepsinthesand - Speedi Mouse (Alhaarth)
In touch with leaders, lost position 5th, weakened before 2 out (op 33/1)
8 1112 105
b g Mountain High (IRE) - Platinium Ambition (IRE) (Good Thyne)
Raced freely, prominent, led before 2nd, headed 5th, soon weakened quickly and tailed off, pulled up before 2 out (op 33/1)
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