Tuesday, 22nd March 2016
Higos Insurance Services Braunton Novices' Chase
1 - 5/4 811-3N D Fehily
Mostly jumped well, held up, headway tracking leaders 9th, hit 11th, led 3 out, clear before last, eased towards finish.
2 3 4/1 510-12R Johnson
Led until 4th, pressed leader, led again 7th until hit next, every chance 3 out, chased winner, ridden and one pace run-in, no chance with winner.
3 1 1/4 9/2 910-12C Poste
Took keen hold, tracking leaders, driven and went 3rd soon after 2 out, kept on same pace run-in.
4 4 1/2 50/1 810-12Bryony Frost
Held up, dropped to rear 4th, ridden and plugged on from after 3 out, went 4th last, one pace run-in.
5 9 11/1 711-3Tom O'Brien
Pressed leader, not fluent 3rd, headed when blundered 7th, led again next, headed 3 out, soon lost 2nd, chased leading pair until soon after 2 out, ridden and weakened before the last.
6 3 1/2 4/1 811-3Sam Twiston-Davies
Chased leaders, ridden and weakened before 4 out.