Full Results

16:55 Aintree

Citroen C4 Mersey Novices' Hurdle (grade 2) (Class 1)

  • 11 Runners
  • Distance: 2m 4f
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
  • ¤0 added
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 4m 52.20s
  • 11 Ran
1st
4

Natal (FR)

23 t
7/2
  • Form: 511436
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-3
  • Official Rating: 142
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: Ruby Walsh

chasing leaders when not fluent 3rd, settled in rear from next, headway 7th, challenged from approaching 2 out, ridden to lead approaching last, stayed on flat, idled near finish

2nd 1.5
10
  • Form: 1123
  • Age: 4
  • Weight: 10-7
  • Official Rating: 140
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton

chased leaders, led 3 out, ridden 2 out, headed approaching last, stayed on same pace flat

3rd 28 l
3
  • Form: 2-42111
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-3
  • Official Rating: 132
  • Trainer: N G Richards
  • Jockey: A Dobbin

led until 3 out, soon ridden, weakened approaching last

4th s.h
1
7/1
  • Form: 111133
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-8
  • Official Rating: 134
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: R Johnson

behind, driven along after 3rd, brought to outside approaching 5th, stayed approaching last, never dangerous

5th 8 l
5
15/2
  • Form: 331631
  • Age: 4
  • Weight: 11-1
  • Official Rating: 139
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: P J Brennan

chased leader until approaching 3 out, soon beaten

6th 10 l
2
  • Form: 111233
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-5
  • Official Rating: 140
  • Trainer: M C Pipe
  • Jockey: A P McCoy

prominent, hit 6th, soon driven along and lost place, behind from next

7th 3 l
8
66/1
  • Form: 451133
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 11-0
  • Official Rating: 132
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: Stephen Craine

held up, driven along approaching 7th, soon weakened

8th 2 l
9
16/1
  • Form: 22-5171
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-0
  • Official Rating: 122
  • Trainer: J Howard Johnson
  • Jockey: G Lee

took keen hold, mid-division, headway approaching 4th, ridden after 8th, weakened approaching 3 out

9th dist
11
  • Form: 161373
  • Age: 4
  • Weight: 10-7
  • Official Rating: 128
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: C Llewellyn

held up in touch, driven and lost place after 5th, behind from 7th, tailed off

PU
6

Craven (IRE)

53 BF
33/1
  • Form: 1129
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-0
  • Official Rating: 120
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: M A Fitzgerald

held up towards rear, some headway 6th, driven and weakened approaching next, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out

PU
7
  • Form: 2443
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 11-0
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: Timmy Murphy

held up, driven along approaching 6th, lost touch from next, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

Betting breakdown

  • Tote Win: £5.00Tote Place: £1.80,£1.50,£2.40
  • Straight Forecast: £15.07Exacta: £19.00Trifecta: £240.70