VW Van Centre (West Yorkshire) Handicap 1m

  • (3yo+, 1m, Class 3, 16 runners)
  • Winner £9,452 2nd £2,829 3rd £1,414 4th £708 5th £352
  • Going: Good
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 1m 37.93s
  • Off time: 16:07:14

Full Result

16:05 Ripon
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (17) 2 Robert The Painter (IRE) D O'Meara 5 9-13 v G Gibbons 14/1
SP 14/1 Good speed from wide draw to lead on rail and set steady pace, ridden over 1f out, stayed on well opened 8/1
2nd (1) ½ 12 No Poppy (IRE) T D Easterby 5 9-2 h A Carter (5) 6/1
SP 6/1 Chased leading pair, went 2nd over 2f out, pushed along and tried to challenge inside final furlong, always held opened 8/1
3rd (6) 3 Lord Aeryn (IRE) R A Fahey 6 9-11 T Hamilton 8/1
SP 8/1 Reared as stalls opened, in touch, pushed along in 4th 2f out, stayed on to 3rd in closing stages, no impression opened 11/1
4th (14) nk 17 Mu'ajiza M Johnston 3 8-6 Adrian Nicholls 12/1
SP 12/1 Tracked winner until over 2f out, no impression when dropped to 4th close home
5th (5) 13 Hakuna Matata M Dods 6 9-2 b Connor Beasley (5) 5/1f
SP 5/1f Towards rear, switched left 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, nearest finish opened 8/1
6th (7) 1 16 Extraterrestrial R A Fahey 9 8-13 Lee Topliss 14/1
SP 14/1 Took keen hold in mid-division, pushed along over 3f out, headway over 1f out, sttayed on same pace opened 11/1
7th (8) nk 4 Dubai Dynamo Mrs R Carr 8 9-11 P McDonald 7/1
SP 7/1 Towards rear, headway over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, no threat opened 8/1 touched 11/2
8th (9) 1 1 Anton Chigurh Tom Dascombe 4 10-0 S J Drowne 22/1
SP 22/1 Switched right start, held up in rear, headway on inside over 1f out, one pace and no impression final furlong, eased when well held close home
9th (3) 1 14 Desert Creek (IRE) D Nicholls 7 9-1 p P M Quinn 25/1
SP 25/1 Reared start, took keen hold in mid-division on inside, pushed along 3f out, ridden 2f out, soon beaten
10th (10) ½ 7 Stevie Thunder Ian Williams 8 9-9 Ryan Powell (3) 17/2
SP 17/2 Mid-division on outside, headway halfway, soon pushed along, edged right from 2f out, soon ridden, kept on same pace over 1f out
11th (4) ½ 15 Eutropius (IRE) G A Swinbank 4 8-13 R Kennemore 25/1
SP 25/1 Pulled hard tracking leading trio, pushed along over 3f out, ridden well over 1f out, weakened soon after
12th (13) 11 Barren Brook M W Easterby 6 9-3 h P Makin 10/1
SP 10/1 Slowly away, behind, never involved
13th (11) 1 6 Swiftly Done (IRE) D Carroll 6 9-10 v Jason Hart (3) 12/1
SP 12/1 Behind, keeping on same pace and no chance when hampered inside final furlong opened 14/1
14th (15) 10 5 Xilerator (IRE) D Nicholls 6 9-10 T Atkinson (5) 40/1
SP 40/1 Pushed along halfway, always towards rear
15th (16) nk 8 King Torus (IRE) Mrs R Carr 5 9-9 b D Swift 33/1
SP 33/1 Slowly away, always behind opened 25/1
16th (12) ¾ 10 Le Chat D'or M Dods 5 9-6 bt T Eaves 12/1
SP 12/1 Pulled hard, in touch, driven along 3f out, weakened weakened approaching final 2f
NR (2) 9 Annina H Candy 3 9-8 D Allan

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £9.30 Tote Place £2.20 £2.70 £2.30 £4.10 Straight Forecast £94.92 Exacta £87.70 Trifecta £641.80 Swingers 1&2 £5.80, 2&3 £10.70, 1&3 £7.00

Placepot £108.30, Pool: £65157.85, 438.93 winning tickets
Quadpot £14.60, Pool: £3725.79, 187.56 winning tickets

Analysis

David O'Meara: "Graham gave him a great ride. He got him out like a rabbit and right across. He was brilliant. I didn't think he couldn't win from that draw (17) and he got 12lb for winning at Beverley. I thought everything was against him, but Graham got him out and across."