16:10 Kempton 21 Oct 2018

Matchbook VIP Hurdle (Listed) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

Winner £22,780 - 6 ran

5

2m

Good (Good to Firm in Places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Light blue, white cross belts, red cap (Crimbourne Stud)

6. Verdana Blue (IRE)

held up, headway going well 3 out, led before 2 out, clear approaching last, eased towards finish

8/13 Fav 6 10-7 143 Nico de BoinvilleN J Henderson
2 7
Dark blue, royal blue stars, dark blue and red halved sleeves, red cap (The Brooks, Stewart Families & J Kyle)

1. Old Guard

chased leaders, slow 2nd, guessed at 3rd and pushed along, went 2nd after 2 out, no chance with winner

3/1 2Fav 7 11-6 153 H CobdenP F Nicholls
3 5
Light blue, dark blue seams, striped sleeves, red cap (Yeo Racing Partnership)

5. Smaoineamh Alainn (IRE)

held up in rear, headway when mistake 2 out, no impression on winner, one pace, took 3rd close home

16/1 6 10-7 h 135 James BestRobert Walford
4 ½
Yellow, black hollow box, yellow and white hooped sleeves, black and yellow quartered cap (Hools & Forces Partnership)

2. High Secret (IRE)

led, not fluent 1st, headed before 2 out, 3rd and one pace before last, lost 3rd close home

33/1 7 11-0 b1 140 Harry SkeltonD Skelton
5 5
Grey, black triple diamond and sleeves, yellow cap (Mr J P Carrington)

4. Unison (IRE)

tracked leader, pushed along and losing place when not much room bend before 2 out, soon weakened

25/1 8 11-0 145 Matt GriffithsJ Scott
6 9
Royal blue, white chevron, hooped sleeves, white cap (Mr P J Vogt)

3. San Benedeto (FR)

chased leaders on outside, mistake 2nd, lost place 2 out, weakened

7/1 7 11-0 t p 145 Bryony FrostP F Nicholls
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Off Time: 16:10:23

Winning Time: 3m 39.50s

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2018 23:50:15

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

held up, headway going well 3 out, led before 2 out, clear approaching last, eased towards finish

8/13 Fav 6 10-7 Nico de Boinville 143
Won/7 10 Nov 2018 Wcn 15½F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £34,170 (J) bt If The Cap Fits ()   5/2 J2Fav 610-11 J McGrath 146
2 7

chased leaders, slow 2nd, guessed at 3rd and pushed along, went 2nd after 2 out, no chance with winner

3/1 2Fav 7 11-6 H Cobden 153
2/5 03 Nov 2018 Wth 24F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £22,780 (J) to Nautical Nitwit ()   15/8 2Fav 711-6 Bryony Frost 153
3 5

held up in rear, headway when mistake 2 out, no impression on winner, one pace, took 3rd close home

16/1 6 10-7 h James Best 135
5/7 10 Nov 2018 Wcn 15½F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £34,170 (J) to Verdana Blue (25)   40/1 610-7 James Best 135
4 ½

led, not fluent 1st, headed before 2 out, 3rd and one pace before last, lost 3rd close home

33/1 7 11-0 b1 Harry Skelton 140
4/5 03 Nov 2018 Wth 24F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £22,780 (J) to Nautical Nitwit (21)   22/1 711-0 Bridget Andrews 140
5 5

tracked leader, pushed along and losing place when not much room bend before 2 out, soon weakened

25/1 8 11-0 Matt Griffiths 145
3/6 13 Nov 2018 Hun 16F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £15,640 (J) to Mystic Sky ()   5/1 811-12 Matt Griffiths 143
6 9

chased leaders on outside, mistake 2nd, lost place 2 out, weakened

7/1 7 11-0 t p Bryony Frost 145
3/5 06 Nov 2018 Exe 17½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd2 £39,522 (J) to God's Own ()   5/1 711-8 Bryony Frost 155
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Off Time: 16:10:23

Winning Time: 3m 39.50s

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2018 23:50:15

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £1.73
Tote Win £1.50 (6)
Tote Place £1.10 (6) , £2.00 (1)
Tote Swinger £9.00 (1, 5) , £1.20 (1, 6) , £3.40 (5, 6)
Tote Exacta £2.90 (6, 1)
Tote Trifecta £14.40 (6, 1, 5)
CSF £2.84 (6, 1)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good 6 Old Guard 6 11 0 - 47747-7 8 days P Nicholls (77 miles) H Cobden Evens 3:44.81
2016 Good 5 Hargam 5 11 0 - 64330-3 14 days N Henderson (47 miles) B J Geraghty 11/4 3:39.80
2015 Good 5 The New One 7 11 8 - 1-11115 222 days N Twiston-Davies (95 miles) S Twiston-Davies 2/11 3:40.40
2014 Good to Soft 7 The New One 6 11 8 - 2-11231 199 days N Twiston-Davies (95 miles) S Twiston-Davies 2/11 3:48.80
2013 Good to Soft 4 The New One 5 11 8 - 111212 199 days N Twiston-Davies (95 miles) S Twiston-Davies 1/2 3:55.70
2012 Good 4 Get Me Out Of Here 8 11 8 - P-52221 195 days Jonjo O'Neill (95 miles) A P McCoy 2/1 3:52.30
2011 Good 4 Pepe Simo 7 11 8 - 123811 176 days P Nicholls (77 miles) D Jacob 7/4 3:45.50
2010 Good 6 Australia Day 7 11 8 - 042159 57 days P Webber (73 miles) D O'Regan 1/2 3:40.50
2009 Good to Firm 6 Katies Tuitor 6 11 8 - 714-00F 22 days C Mann (47 miles) N Fehily 9/1 3:41.90
2008 Good 7 Snap Tie 6 11 5 - 62-1223 222 days P Hobbs (155 miles) R Johnson 11/4 3:40.70