Michael Afflick Is Great (At Paddy Power) Novices' Handicap Chase 2m 6f

  • (4yo+, 2m 6f, Class 4, 7 runners)
  • Winner £3,054 2nd £897 3rd £448 4th £224
  • Going: Soft, Heavy in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 8.10s
  • Off time: 13:13:05

Full Result

13:10 Fontwell Park
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 6 Father Probus Nick Williams 6 11-2 D A Jacob 5/2f
SP 5/2f Led until narrowly headed 12th, led again 4 out, driven and stayed on well from last, all out opened 3/1
2nd 3 Emperor's Choice (IRE) Miss V Williams 5 11-9 Aidan Coleman 7/2
SP 7/2 Chased leader, not fluent and reminder 2nd, lost 4th, mistake and lost place 7th, not fluent 9th, ridden before 11th, rallied under pressure 3 out, chased winner before last, stayed on same pace flat opened 4/1
3rd 9 4 Venetian Lad Mrs L Richards 7 11-4 M Goldstein 7/2
SP 7/2 Chased leaders, pushed along and left 3rd 3 out, one pace in 3rd before last
4th ½ 1 Quinte du Chatelet (FR) D Pipe 8 11-12 p Tom Bellamy (7) 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leading pair, went 2nd 4th, led 12th until 4 out, chased leader, no extra in 4th before last
5th 5 2 Kaituna (IRE) O Sherwood 6 11-11 L Aspell 4/1
SP 4/1 Close 5th, slow and weakened under pressure 4 out opened 7/2 touched 9/2
6th 7 Winston Churchill (IRE) Mrs S Leech 6 10-11 Paul Moloney 16/1
SP 16/1 Not fluent in rear, never a factor opened 12/1
F 5 Heavenstown (IRE) J L Flint 6 11-4 Donal Fahy 17/2
SP 17/2 Held up in close 6th, smooth headway to 3rd and going well when fell 3 out opened 10/1 touched 9/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.90 Tote Place £1.60 £2.00 Straight Forecast £12.06 Exacta £13.10 Trifecta £33.80 Swingers 1&2 £2.20, 2&3 £3.00, 1&3 £2.00

Placepot £52.90, Pool: £66276.62, 913.6 winning tickets
Quadpot £16.50, Pool: £5664.18, 253.32 winning tickets