Saga Insurance Handicap Chase 2m

  • (5yo+, 2m, Class 4, 7 runners)
  • Winner £2,602 2nd £764 3rd £382 4th £191
  • Going: Soft (Chase; Good to Soft, Good in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 9.76s
  • Off time: 16:40:27

Full Result

16:40 Folkestone
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 8 Valley View (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 5 11-1 A P McCoy 4/5f
SP 4/5f Took keen hold, chased leading pair, went 2nd 9th, challenged not fluent and went left 2 out, upsides last, nudged into lead soon after, readily opened 5/4 £500-£400 £1100-£1000(x2) £1000-£1000(x3) £800-£800 £500-£500(x3)
2nd 3 Owner Occupier C Gordon 6 11-7 Mr T J Cannon (7) 8/1
SP 8/1 Led at decent pace, not fluent 5th,joined 2 out, kept narrow advantage, pressed last, headed soon after, soon readily held, just held on for 2nd opened 9/1 touched 7/1 £3000-£300 £9000-£1000
3rd hd 7 Nomadic Warrior J R Holt 6 11-2 T Messenger 33/1
SP 33/1 Not fluent 1st, held up in rear, driven in modest 5th 3 out, headway to 3rd approaching next, stayed on strongly flat, going on close home, nearly snatched 2nd
4th 11 2 Abey M'Boy O Sherwood 8 11-10 L Aspell 3/1
SP 3/1 Held up in last pair, driven and outpaced in 6th 3 out, headway to 4th approaching 2 out, no impression opened 10/3
5th 10 6 Meneur (FR) G L Moore 9 11-3 J E Moore 8/1
SP 8/1 Chased leaders, disputing 2nd 9th, weakened before 2 out opened 15/2
6th 1 Zhukov (IRE) K Tork 9 11-12 Mr B J Poste (7) 28/1
SP 28/1 Close up on inside, effort to chase leaders 8th, driven after next, weakened 3 out opened 33/1
7th 4 She's Humble (IRE) Mrs L C Jewell 9 11-4 A Thornton 10/1
SP 10/1 Raced wide, pressed leader until before 8th, lost 2nd next, weakened quicly, last and struggling 3 out, tailed off opened 7/1
NR 5 Holyrood Tim Vaughan 5 11-4 Mr Tom David (5)

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.00 Tote Place £1.10 £4.70 Straight Forecast £8.82 Exacta £12.60 Swingers 1&2 £2.80, 2&3 £22.60, 1&3 £7.30

Placepot £371.10, Pool: £64154.44, 126.17 winning tickets
Quadpot £253.60, Pool: £4490.39, 13.1 winning tickets