15:00 Kempton 24 Feb 2018

Sky Bet Dovecote Novices' Hurdle (Grade 2) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

Winner £17,085 - 10 ran

4

2m

Good (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Pink, mauve star, mauve sleeves, pink stars and cap (The Megsons)

3. Global Citizen (IRE)

led to 2nd, tracked leader, led again next, made rest, drew clear approaching 2 out, shaken up between last 2, driven out, stayed on well, impressive

5/1 2Fav 6 11-2 130 D A JacobBen Pauling
2 9
White, red seams, red and white quartered cap (Hp Racing Scarlet Dragon)

8. Scarlet Dragon

raced keenly, held up behind, blundered 3rd, headway before 2 out, went 2nd between last 2, kept on, no chance with winner

13/2 5 11-2 h - WS Wayne HutchinsonA King
3
Black, grey disc, armlets and cap (Andrew Dick And Mark Dennis)

5. Michael's Mount

mid-division, headway to chase front pair after 3 out, ridden and one pace after next, kept on, no impression

7/1 5 11-2 - T J O'BrienIan Williams
4 ¾
Royal blue, pink hoops, armlets and cap (Mrs Johnny De La Hey)

6. Mont Des Avaloirs (FR)

with winner, led 2nd, not fluent and headed next, chased winner, outpaced approaching 2 out, soon ridden and no impression, well held in 4th from last

2/1 Fav 5 11-2 h1 141 Sean BowenP F Nicholls
5
Emerald green, white cross of lorraine, red sleeves and cap (Three Celts)

2. Destrier (FR)

held up towards rear, driven to chase clear leaders after 3 out, ridden and outpaced after next, kept on, never on terms

16/1 5 11-2 130 Harry SkeltonD Skelton
6 9
Light blue and royal blue diabolo, light blue sleeves and cap (Mrs R J Skan)

9. Shoal Bay (IRE)

tracked leaders, not fluent 3 out, weakened next

10/1 5 11-2 t1 135 Harry CobdenC L Tizzard
7
Orange, black triple diamond, chevrons on sleeves (John And Heather Snook)

7. Rockpoint

mid-division, dropped towards rear 4th, outpaced 3 out, never a threat

25/1 5 11-2 121 Aidan ColemanC L Tizzard
8 19
Light blue, royal blue sleeves, white cap (Chelsea Thoroughbreds - Maltese Falcon)

4. Humphrey Bogart (IRE)

held up in rear, mistake 4 out, outpaced after next, tailed off

7/1 5 11-2 h1 - Nico de BoinvilleN J Henderson
9
Brown, red sleeves, yellow cap (The Duchess Of Cornwall & Chips Keswic)

1. Carntop

tracked leaders, outpaced before 2 out, soon weakened, tailed off

40/1 5 11-2 - WS G SheehanJamie Snowden
10 5
Light blue, dark blue armlets, dark blue cap (Highclere Thoroughbred Racing -ballywo)

10. Ballywood (FR)

mid-division, outpaced after 3 out, weakened before next, tailed off

25/1 4 10-12 135 Tom CannonA King
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Off Time: 15:01:08

Winning Time: 3m 47.10s

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2018 23:52:02

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

led to 2nd, tracked leader, led again next, made rest, drew clear approaching 2 out, shaken up between last 2, driven out, stayed on well, impressive

5/1 2Fav 6 11-2 D A Jacob 130
6/13 13 Apr 2018 Ain 16½F Sft  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £56,130 (J) to Lalor (12¾)   5/2 Fav 611-4 D A Jacob 149
2 9

raced keenly, held up behind, blundered 3rd, headway before 2 out, went 2nd between last 2, kept on, no chance with winner

13/2 5 11-2 h Wayne Hutchinson -
9/13 13 Apr 2018 Ain 16½F Sft  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £56,130 (J) to Lalor (33)   11/1 511-4 Wayne Hutchinson -
3/5 19 May 2018 Nbu 12F GF  Cl1 Grp3 £56,710 (F) to Crystal Ocean ()   20/1 59-0 Tom Marquand 108
15/16 19 Jun 2018 Asc 10F GF  Cl1 List £56,710 (F) to Monarchs Glen (12¼)   50/1 59-3 Tom Marquand 107
3

mid-division, headway to chase front pair after 3 out, ridden and one pace after next, kept on, no impression

7/1 5 11-2 T J O'Brien -
Won/7 22 Mar 2018 Lud 16F Sft  Cl4 NovHdl £5,198 (J) bt Veiled Secret ()   1/5 Fav 511-6 T J O'Brien -
8/15 14 Apr 2018 Ain 16½F Sft  Cl2 AmCondHcpHdl £30,950 (J) to Havana Beat (16¾)   4/1 Fav 511-0 James Bowen 134
4 ¾

with winner, led 2nd, not fluent and headed next, chased winner, outpaced approaching 2 out, soon ridden and no impression, well held in 4th from last

2/1 Fav 5 11-2 h1 Sean Bowen 141
Won/4 11 Apr 2018 Mar 16½F Sft  Cl4 NovHdl £4,549 (J) bt The King Of May (9)   1/6 Fav 511-6 H Cobden 137
4/20 28 Apr 2018 San 16F GS  Cl2 NovHcpHdl £61,900 (J) to Ballymoy ()   15/2 511-12 H Cobden 137
5

held up towards rear, driven to chase clear leaders after 3 out, ridden and outpaced after next, kept on, never on terms

16/1 5 11-2 Harry Skelton 130
2/11 09 Apr 2018 Kmp 16F GS  Cl4 NovHdlDiv2 £4,094 (J) to Notre Ami ()   2/1 Fav 512-0 Harry Skelton 128
6 9

tracked leaders, not fluent 3 out, weakened next

10/1 5 11-2 t1 Harry Cobden 135
PU/19 13 Mar 2018 Che 16½F Hy  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £71,188 (J) to Summerville Boy  80/1 511-7 T Scudamore 135
2/14 22 Apr 2018 Wcn 15½F GS  Cl4 NovHdl £4,809 (J) to Diamond Guy ()   7/2 511-6 T Scudamore 135
7

mid-division, dropped towards rear 4th, outpaced 3 out, never a threat

25/1 5 11-2 Aidan Coleman 121
2/8 08 May 2018 Exe 18½F Gd  Cl4 NovHdl £4,224 (J) to Serosevsky ()   2/5 Fav 510-12 R Johnson 121
8 19

held up in rear, mistake 4 out, outpaced after next, tailed off

7/1 5 11-2 h1 Nico de Boinville -
7/11 21 Apr 2018 Ntt 14F GS  Cl1 List £22,684 (F) to Mount Moriah ()   14/1 59-1 S M Levey 101
Won/9 28 May 2018 Hun 16F Gd  Cl5 MdnHdl £3,249 (J) bt Jumping Jack (10)   9/4 2Fav 511-2 Nico de Boinville -
9

tracked leaders, outpaced before 2 out, soon weakened, tailed off

40/1 5 11-2 G Sheehan -
10 5

mid-division, outpaced after 3 out, weakened before next, tailed off

25/1 4 10-12 Tom Cannon 135
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Off Time: 15:01:08

Winning Time: 3m 47.10s

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2018 23:52:02

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £6.60
Tote Win £5.20 (3)
Tote Place £1.90 (3) , £2.10 (8) , £2.20 (5)
Tote Swinger £6.80 (3, 5) , £5.00 (3, 8) , £8.10 (5, 8)
Tote Exacta £34.80 (3, 8)
Tote Trifecta £226.10 (3, 8, 5)
CSF £35.74 (3, 8)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good 7 River Wylde 6 11 6 - 23-1011 37 days N Henderson (47 miles) N De Boinville 11/4 3:47.10
2016 Good to Soft 5 Winter Escape 5 11 6 - 11 16 days A King (66 miles) B J Geraghty 4/6 3:50.20
2015 Soft 4 Days Of Heaven 5 11 6 - 2-3311 29 days N Henderson (47 miles) B J Geraghty 11/10 4:06.36
2014 Soft 7 Irving 6 11 9 - 14-1111 64 days P Nicholls (77 miles) N Scholfield 4/6 3:57.70
2013 Good 5 Forgotten Voice 8 11 6 - 750-114 42 days N Henderson (47 miles) B J Geraghty 9/2 3:57.80
2012 Good 6 Grumeti 4 11 0 - 3231F1 28 days A King (66 miles) R Thornton 4/9 3:58.50
2011 Good to Soft 7 Sire De Grugy 5 11 6 - 22411 25 days G L Moore (31 miles) Jamie Moore 11/4 4:05.20
2010 Soft 9 Escort'men 4 10 7 - 85B 37 days P Nicholls (77 miles) R Walsh 16/1 4:03.70
2009 Good to Soft 8 Trenchant 4 10 11 - 245212 8 days A King (66 miles) R Thornton 14/1 3:59.70
2008 Good 9 Pigeon Island 5 11 9 - 351355 14 days N Twiston-Davies (95 miles) P Brennan 7/2 3:55.10