Great British Drama Handicap Hurdle 2m 3f 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 3f 110y, Class 2, 15 runners)
  • Winner £24,760 2nd £7,352 3rd £3,676 4th £1,832 5th £920 6th £464 7th £232 8th £112
  • Going: Soft, Heavy in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 3.30s
  • Off time: 15:15:40

Full Result

15:15 Ascot
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 11 Kaylif Aramis N A Twiston-Davies 7 11-0 t Ryan Hatch (7) 11/2
SP 11/2 In touch in mid-division, closed 7th, went 2nd before 2 out, led approaching last, soon clear, stayed on well opened 13/2
2nd 5 10 Art Professor (IRE) Miss V Williams 10 11-1 L Treadwell 16/1
SP 16/1 In touch, went 2nd after 3 out until before next, stayed on, went 2nd again last, no impression on winner opened 20/1
3rd 7 7 Leo Luna G L Moore 5 11-4 J E Moore 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up towards rear, hampered 5th, headway 4 out, stayed on same pace before 2 out, went 3rd close home
4th nk 14 Heath Hunter (IRE) D Pipe 7 10-8 p1 T Scudamore 5/1f
SP 5/1f Prominent, led 4 out, ridden and headed approaching last, no extra flat, lost 3rd close home opened 11/2
5th 7 16 Bygones Sovereign (IRE) D Pipe 8 10-7 p Kieron Edgar (7) 8/1
SP 8/1 Soon led and set good gallop, headed 4 out, no extra before 2 out opened 10/1
6th 12 Seymour Eric M Keighley 9 10-13 b1 Ian Popham 33/1
SP 33/1 Prominent, ridden and lost place 4 out, 7th and no impression when not fluent 2 out
7th 10 5 Like Minded D Skelton 10 11-6 t Harry Skelton 15/2
SP 15/2 Held up towards rear, headway 3 out, never on terms, no impression before next
8th nse 4 Foxcub (IRE) T Symonds 6 11-6 Benjamin Poste (5) 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in mid-division, not fluent 5th, ridden and well beaten after 3 out opened 40/1
9th ½ 8 Changing The Guard Dr R D P Newland 8 11-4 t Christopher Ward (5) 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up in rear, took keen hold, hampered 1st, not fluent 3rd, headway 4 out, weakened before 2 out
10th 15 Bourne D McCain Jnr 8 10-8 b A P Lane 7/1
SP 7/1 Held up towards rear, headway after 4th, blundered next, ridden after 7th, soon struggling opened 15/2
PU 9 Dan Breen (IRE) D Pipe 9 11-1 bt Tom Bellamy (7) 25/1
SP 25/1 Chased leaders, ridden and lost place after 6th, behind next, soon pulled up
PU 13 Kuilsriver (IRE) N J Gifford 7 10-9 Thomas Garner (5) 25/1
SP 25/1 Prominent, lost place and ridden after 4th, behind next, soon pulled up
PU 6 Lough Kent N J Henderson 5 11-5 B J Geraghty 15/2
SP 15/2 Hampered 1st, always in rear, behind 7th, pulled up after
PU 1 Stopped Out P A Kirby 9 11-12 p R McGrath 25/1
SP 25/1 Led early, prominent, not fluent 4 out, weakened after next, pulled up before last
F 2 Two Rockers (IRE) A King 7 11-11 R Thornton 11/2
SP 11/2 Fell 1st opened 6/1
NR 3 Virak (FR) P F Nicholls 5 11-9 Non Runner

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £6.70 Tote Place £2.90 £4.70 £5.90 Straight Forecast £82.57 Exacta £89.60 Trifecta £3,089.80 Swingers 1&2 £16.50, 2&3 £137.40, 1&3 £38.50

Placepot £129.30, Pool: £166908.31, 942.07 winning tickets
Quadpot £30.40, Pool: £10806.67, 262.85 winning tickets

Analysis

Carl Llewellyn: "He loves it soft and he also loves a stiff track like Ascot. Heavy ground is ideal for him and I suppose we could find a race for him at Cheltenham if it does come up soft."