Thursday, 8 March, 2018
Newcastle (AW) (GB) Novice Stakes

7f 14y (Standard) 3yo
Total prize money 5,800 GBP
1st 3,752 GBP 2nd 1,117 GBP 3rd 558 GBP 4th 279 GBP
Runners: 6

Racecard table information


Position the horse finished in the race. Abbreviations as follows:

  • BD: Brought Down
  • CO: Carried Out
  • F: Fell
  • DSQ: Disqualified
  • LAS: Left at Start
  • NR: Non-runner
  • PU: Pulled up
  • RO: Ran Out
  • R: Refused
  • RTR: Refused To Race
  • SU: Slipped Up
  • UP: Unplaced
  • UR: Unseated Rider
  • WD: Withdrawn
(draw): Placement of the horse in the starting stalls (for flat racing only). Stall numbers are drawn at random.
Colours: Colours (silk) of the owner, worn by the jockey.
Horse: Name of the horse and country of birth.
Owner: Name of the owner

Distance to the next horse. Abbreviations as follows:

  • f: furlong
  • hd: head
  • l: length
  • m: mile
  • nk: neck
  • nse: nose (shortest margin)
  • shd: short head
  • y: yards
Age: Age of the horse.
Wgt: Weight to be carried, as determined by handicapper or race conditions.
OR: Official rating of the horse.

Equipment worn. Abbreviations as follows:

  • bl: blinkers
  • e/s: eye-shields
  • h: hood
  • e/c: eye-covers
  • v: visor
  • t: tongue strap
  • cp: cheekpieces
Jockey (wgt): Name and weight of the jockey
Trainer: Name of the trainer
Comments: Information relating to how the horse ran, odds for the race or time since last run etc.
Colours HorseOwner Age Wgt OR Eqpt Trainer Jockey Comments
1st (5) Jockey's silk
Night Castle (IRE)
9 - 2
Charlie Appleby
Connor Beasley
Days L/R: 33
2nd (1) Jockey's silk
Narcos (IRE)
The Hon R J Arculli
5 l
9 - 6
Richard Fahey
Paul Hanagan
Days L/R: 159
3rd (6) Jockey's silk
Amplification (USA)
S F Hui
½ l
9 - 3
Ed Dunlop
David Egan
Days L/R: 132
4th (2) Jockey's silk
Citron Major (GB)
Ms Sara Hattersley
9 l
9 - 2
Nigel Tinkler
Andrew Mullen
Days L/R: 27
5th (3) Jockey's silk
On A May Day (IRE)
Garrett J Freyne
2½ l
8 - 11
Mark Johnston
P J McDonald
6th (4) Jockey's silk
Broken Force (USA)
J Henderson & Mrs E Burke
5 l
9 - 2
K R Burke
Ben Curtis
Days L/R: 170

More results from Thursday, 8 March, 2018

Thursday, 8 March 2018
Racecourse HorseOwner Result TrainerJockey (wgt) Time(local) Race details
Newcastle (AW) (GB)
Sportswriter (GB)
2nd Charlie Appleby
Connor Beasley (8 - 7)
17:45 Read Harry Fry On Betway Insider Blog Maiden Stakes
1m 2f 42y (Standard) 3yo+ Mdn
Pakenham (AUS)
Esplanade (AUS)
6th James Cummings
Craig A Williams (9 - 2)
20:00 Magic Millions Adelaide Yearling Sale Maiden Plate (3yo+) (Turf)
1m (Good) 3yo+ Mdn
Pakenham (AUS)
2nd James Cummings
Damian Lane (9 - 2)
21:00 McMahons BM70 Handicap (2yo+) (Turf)
6f (Good) 2yo+
Pakenham (AUS)
Harmattan (AUS)
James Cummings
Michael Walker (9 - 4)
21:30 Sportsbet Racing Form BM64 Handicap (3yo+ Fillies & Mares) (Turf)
7f (Good) 3yo+
Santa Anita (USA)
Godolphin Racing LLC
2nd Bob Baffert
Drayden Van Dyke (8 - 10)
13:30 Maiden Special Weight (Maiden) (3yo) (Dirt)
1m 110y (Fast) 3yo Mdn