NIG Farmweb Novices' Limited Handicap Chase (GBB Race) 2m 4f 11y
- (4yo+, 2m 4f 11y, Class 3, 2 runners)
- Winner £6,862 2nd £3,161 3rd £1,580 4th £791 5th £350 6th £350 7th £350 8th £350
- Going: Good (Good to Soft in places)
- Surface: Turf
- Winning time: 5m 9.70s
- Off time: 13:25:46
|1st||1 Brief Ambition||1/3f|
Brief Ambition 14
|7||162 11-8 t||F O'Brien||P J Brennan||128|
Ballinsker (IRE) 14
|6||144 10-4 p1||Evan Williams||Adam Wedge||110|
Silver Star (FR) 21
|8||1011 pt||A Sadik||Aaron Anderson||117|
Ballinsker was beaten a distance behind easy winner BRIEF AMBITION at Kempton two weeks ago and it’s hard seeing that form being reversed here. Silver Star has left Gordon Elliott since finishing unplaced on the Flat at Laytown and is best watched being 0-7 over fences.
Silver Star (FR)18-1 (10-3) Always rear, pushed along and no impression under 2f out, no extra, last of 10, 8 3/4l behind Able Jack (10-3) at Laytown 7f pol in Nov.
Brief Ambition11-2 (11-7) Jumped well, made all, came readily clear going easily 3 out, unchallenged, won at Kempton 2m 4f hcp (4) gd in Nov beating Sopran Thor (12-3) by 5 1/2l, 7 ran.
Ballinsker (IRE)12-1 (11-5) Held up in rear, never a factor, tailed off, 5th of 7, dist behind Brief Ambition (11-7) at Kempton 2m 4f hcp (4) gd in Nov.