Markel Insurance Henry VIII Novices' Chase (Grade 1) 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, Class 1, 5 runners)
  • Winner £21,072 2nd £7,907 3rd £3,959 4th £1,972 5th £992 6th £496
  • Going: Soft, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 6.80s
  • Off time: 13:58:01

Full Result

13:55 Sandown Park
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 Captain Conan (FR) N J Henderson 5 11-2 B J Geraghty 4/7f
SP 4/7f Made all, quickened clear after 2 out, stayed on strongly opened 1/2 £400-£750 £500-£1000
2nd 5 Hinterland (FR) P F Nicholls 4 10-10 R Walsh 5/2
SP 5/2 Held up in touch, headway approaching 3 out, chased winner before next, kept on under pressure opened 10/3
3rd 4 Third Intention (IRE) C L Tizzard 5 11-2 t J Tizzard 17/2
SP 17/2 Chased leaders, outpaced 3 out, stayed on to go 3rd after last, never able to challenge opened 10/1 £3600-£400
4th ½ 1 Act Of Kalanisi (IRE) Dr R D P Newland 6 11-2 t R Johnson 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leaders, driven to challenge 3 out, soon one pace, lost 3rd closing stages opened 14/1
5th 57 3 Escort'men (FR) A Middleton 6 11-2 h D Crosse 66/1
SP 66/1 Held up in rear, lost touch after 4 out, tailed off opened 50/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.60 Tote Place £1.10 £1.60 Straight Forecast £2.51 Exacta £2.50 Trifecta £3.70

Placepot £47.30, Pool: £107513.63, 1657.25 winning tickets
Quadpot £23.50, Pool: £7132.92, 224.4 winning tickets