John Smith's Brighton Mile Challenge Trophy Handicap 7f 214y

  • (3yo+, 7f 214y, Class 4, 15 runners)
  • Winner £12,450 2nd £3,728 3rd £1,864 4th £932 5th £466 6th £234
  • Going: Good to Firm, Good in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 1m 33.41s
  • Off time: 15:52:47

Full Result

15:50 Brighton
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (4) 10 Party Royal M Johnston 3 9-3 S De Sousa 11/2j
SP 11/2j Tracked leader, led over 1f out, hard ridden inside final furlong, ran on well
2nd (15) nk 7 Bank On Me P J McBride 4 9-6 William Carson 11/2j
SP 11/2j Mid-division, headway over 2f out, ridden to challenge over 1f out, kept on well, never reached winner opened 5/1 touched 6/1
3rd (8) 12 Aqua Ardens (GER) George Baker 5 9-1 t P Cosgrave 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leaders, effort over 1f out, ran on closing stages, ran on well
4th (2) ½ 5 Lunar Deity Eve Johnson Houghton 4 9-7 N Callan 14/1
SP 14/1 Led, pulled hard, headed over 1f out, kept on same pace opened 12/1
5th (12) nk 2 Toga Tiger (IRE) J Gask 6 9-9 D Sweeney 7/1
SP 7/1 In touch, headway over 2f out, every chance entering final furlong, no extra closing stages
6th (7) hd 13 Enriching (USA) W G Harrison 5 9-0 t Andrea Atzeni 15/2
SP 15/2 Chased leaders, hard driven over 3f out, kept on same pace from over 1f out opened 17/2
7th (6) 14 Raging Bear (USA) Richard Hannon 3 8-13 p1 R Hughes 9/1
SP 9/1 Tracked leaders, ridden to challenge over 2f out, weakened final furlong
8th (3) 6 Brocklebank (IRE) S Dow 4 9-7 T P Queally 14/1
SP 14/1 Slowly into stride, mid-division, headway over 1f out, never on terms opened 9/1
9th (1) nk 4 Hill Of Dreams (IRE) D K Ivory 4 9-8 b Jim Crowley 16/1
SP 16/1 Slowly into stride, mid-division, headway over 2f out, chased leaders over 1f out, soon weakened
10th (10) ½ 1 The Cayterers R Harris 11 9-10 Oisin Murphy (7) 40/1
SP 40/1 Mid-division, never dangerous
11th (13) hd 15 Slim Chance (IRE) S G West 4 8-12 Catherine Gannon 12/1
SP 12/1 Held up in rear, headway over 2f out, soon beaten opened 16/1
12th (9) ½ 16 Brown Pete (IRE) Violet Jordan 5 8-12 Martin Harley 20/1
SP 20/1 Always towards rear opened 25/1
13th (16) ¾ 3 Starwatch J J Bridger 6 9-8 K T O'Neill 33/1
SP 33/1 Mid-division, lost place well over 2f out
14th (11) 3 9 Jubilee Brig G L Moore 3 9-3 S M Levey 20/1
SP 20/1 Always behind opened 25/1
15th (14) nk 11 Exceedexpectations C R Dore 4 9-2 L P Keniry 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, weakened over 2f out opened 25/1
NR (5) 8 Decent Fella (IRE) Violet Jordan 7 9-3 Martin Harley

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £5.60 Tote Place £1.90 £2.50 £5.00 Straight Forecast £31.34 Exacta £32.80 Trifecta £815.30 Swingers 1&2 £6.80, 2&3 £22.50, 1&3 £19.30

Jackpot £5,071.40, Pool: £25000.0, 3.5 winning tickets
Placepot £43.70, Pool: £80773.93, 1347.69 winning tickets
Quadpot £23.80, Pool: £5801.84, 180.04 winning tickets

Analysis

Silvestre de Sousa: "He ran a good race in a big handicap at Newmarket and I think maybe the next race came a bit soon. Today he did everything right. When I asked him to go, he put the race to bed."