Weatherbys Private Banking Novices' Handicap Chase 3m 1f

  • (5yo+, 3m 1f, Class 2, 9 runners)
  • Winner £19,494 2nd £5,724 3rd £2,862 4th £1,431
  • Going: Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 34.18s
  • Off time: 17:00:24

Full Result

17:00 Ayr
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 8 Samstown A C Whillans 7 10-8 E Whillans (3) 7/2f
SP 7/2f Held up in touch, led 4 out, clear before 3 out, easily opened 5/1
2nd 19 4 King Of The Wolds (IRE) J M Jefferson 7 11-5 B Hughes 15/2
SP 15/2 Towards rear, blundered 6 out, headway before 3 out, chased winner before 2 out, ridden before last, no chance with winner opened 8/1
3rd 13 7 Kentford Legend J W Mullins 7 11-0 A Thornton 5/1
SP 5/1 With leader, led 11th, jumped right 12th, blundered 6 out, jumped right 5 out, headed 4 out, lost 2nd before 2 out, soon weakened
4th 9 10 Butney Boy (IRE) C A McBratney 8 10-0 p B R Dalton (3) 14/1
SP 14/1 Led to 11th, ridden before 4 out, soon weakened opened 16/1
5th ¾ 2 Tony Star (FR) P J Hobbs 7 11-11 R Johnson 5/1
SP 5/1 In rear, headway halfway, mistake 5 out, soon ridden, weakened before 4 out
6th 8 5 Scotswell Mrs H O Graham 8 11-2 J Reveley 6/1
SP 6/1 Tracked leader, weakened from 6 out
PU 3 Bit Of A Jig (IRE) D McCain Jnr 7 11-10 p1 A P McCoy 6/1
SP 6/1 Held up towards rear, reminders after 5th, in rear halfway, pulled up before 11th
PU 1 Pinerolo Mrs S J Smith 8 11-12 Ryan Mania 16/1
SP 16/1 In touch, reminders after 4th, soon lost place, blundered 6th, pulled up before 7 out, tailed off
PU 9 Presented (IRE) B Ellison 7 10-4 p T Scudamore 8/1
SP 8/1 Mid-division, reminders halfway, weakened before 6 out, pulled up
NR 6 Streams Of Whiskey (IRE) N G Richards 7 11-0 Brian Harding

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £5.60 Tote Place £1.80 £3.00 £2.20 Straight Forecast £31.11 Exacta £43.00 Trifecta £321.50 Swingers 1&2 £5.50, 2&3 £8.40, 1&3 £4.30

Jackpot £20,400.21 carried forward to Wincanton, 13th Apr
Placepot £465.80, Pool: £175986.75, 275.8 winning tickets
Quadpot £187.80, Pool: £11883.32, 46.8 winning tickets

Analysis

Alistair Whillans: "He's had to run on bad ground through the winter so he appreciated better conditions today and the course. We wanted to run him in the Scottish National but he got balloted out. We might have a look at the Highland National at Perth."