Franco 'Firework' Esposito Is 40 Novices' Hurdle (GBB Race) 2m 3f

  • (4yo+, 2m 3f, Class 4, 11 runners)
  • Winner £4,084 2nd £1,882 3rd £940 4th £471
  • Going: Good (Good to Soft in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 36.90s
  • Off time: 13:25:24

Full Result

13:25 Warwick
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st nse 2 Blue Stello (FR) N J Henderson 5 10-12 Nico de Boinville 3/1
SP 3/1 Raced keenly in mid-division, headway chasing leaders after 3 out, strong run after the last, closed on idling winner, edged left and bumped towards finish, just failed opened 11/4
3rd 1 3 Complete Unknown (IRE) P F Nicholls 5 10-12 H Cobden 2/1f
SP 2/1f Chased leaders, went 2nd after 4 out, every chance when hit 2 out, held when not fluent last, hard ridden run-in, keeping on when hampered towards finish
4th 4 4 Foxinthebox (IRE) O Murphy 5 10-12 Aidan Coleman 4/1
SP 4/1 Chased leader, led and hit 5th, mistake and headed 4 out, lost 2nd before next, chased leaders and plugged on in 4th run-in opened 5/1
5th 1 5 Great Universe T Gallagher 5 10-12 Jack Quinlan 400/1
SP 400/1 Mid-division out wide, closer approaching 5th, ridden before 2 out, weakened into 5th run-in opened 300/1 touched 500/1
6th 7 Pumpkin's Pride A King 5 10-12 Thomas Bellamy 50/1
SP 50/1 Pulled hard in rear, not fluent 2 out, never near leaders opened 28/1
7th 2 11 Pulling Stumps (IRE) P J Hobbs 4 10-11 T J O'Brien 17/2
SP 17/2 Chased leaders on inside, pushed along and weakened 4 out opened 8/1
8th 6 6 Paschals Dream (IRE) Daniel Bourne 9 10-12 ht Conor Ring (3) 150/1
SP 150/1 Off the pace in last pair, mistake 3rd, tailed off opened 125/1
9th 6 9 The Wise Traveller (IRE) C E Longsdon 5 10-12 David Bass 40/1
SP 40/1 Led until approaching 5th, lost 2nd before next, weakened rapidly
10th s.h 8 River Legend (IRE) D Skelton 5 10-12 Harry Skelton 12/1
SP 12/1 Towards rear of mid-division, neve ron terms opened 11/1
11th nk 10 Hardy Boy (FR) B Pauling 4 10-11 Kielan Woods 25/1
SP 25/1 In mid-division when mistake and lost place 3rd, towards rear and never on terms after opened 22/1
DQ 1 Unanswered Prayers (IRE) C Gordon 5 11-5 Tom Cannon 8/1
SP 8/1 Chased leaders out wide, went 2nd before 4 out, led 4 out, not fluent 2 out, went clear between last two, hit last, idled badly run-in, hung right towards finish, just lasted opened 15/2

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.90 Tote Place £1.60 (2), £2.50 (1), £1.10 (3) Straight Forecast £26.25 Exacta £29.10 Trifecta £72.60 Swingers 1&2 £5.40,1&3 £2.00,2&3 £4.10

Placepot £54.90, Pool: £58004.37, 770.55 winning tickets
Quadpot £28.20, Pool: £5939.13, 155.64 winning tickets