totepool Royal Mile Handicap (BOBIS Race) 1m

  • (3yo, 1m, Class 2, 12 runners)
  • Winner £32,345 2nd £9,625 3rd £4,810 4th £2,405
  • Going: Good to Firm (Good in places 5f straight)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 1m 37.27s
  • Off time: 15:51:07

Full Result

15:50 Musselburgh
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (6) 9 Bilimbi (IRE) W J Haggas 3 8-0 J P Sullivan 7/1
SP 7/1 Always prominent, led over 1f out, ran on well opened 9/2
2nd (3) 4 Extra Noble R M Beckett 3 8-7 Andrea Atzeni 13/8f
SP 13/8f Chased leaders, improved from 3f out, challenged over 2f out, stayed on, not pace of winner inside final furlong opened 11/4
3rd (10) 10 Finn Class (IRE) M L W Bell 3 8-0 N Mackay 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up towards rear, ridden and headway on outside over 1f out, hung right and went 3rd inside final furlong, stayed on opened 28/1
4th (12) 2 6 Almargo (IRE) M Johnston 3 8-5 S De Sousa 10/1
SP 10/1 Took keen hold, prominent, led over 3f out, ridden 2f out, headed over 1f out, one pace opened 9/1
5th (4) nk 1 Bow Creek (IRE) M Johnston 3 9-7 F Norton 10/1
SP 10/1 Soon led, headed over 3f out, one pace and no impression from over 1f out
6th (7) ½ 8 Ventura Quest (USA) R A Fahey 3 8-2 P Mathers 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, ridden and effort on outside over 2f out, hung right over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong
7th (5) 1 2 Roachdale House (IRE) R A Fahey 3 8-8 T Hamilton 7/2
SP 7/2 Held up in mid-division, pushed along 3f out, never on terms opened 4/1 £5500-£1000 £5000-£1000(x2) £4500-£1000 £4000-£1000 £1800-£400 £1200-£300
8th (1) ½ 5 Ticking Katie (IRE) K R Burke 3 8-6 Joey Haynes (5) 20/1
SP 20/1 Led early, tracked leaders, ridden over 2f out, lost place over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong opened 18/1
9th (8) 3 Cool Bahamian (IRE) Eve Johnson Houghton 3 8-7 h J P Fahy 25/1
SP 25/1 Dropped out start, held up in rear, ridden over 2f out, no impression and edged left over 1f out
10th (2) ¾ 12 Miss Buckshot (IRE) Rae Guest 3 8-0 Noel Garbutt (5) 40/1
SP 40/1 Mid-division on inside, effort over 4f out, lost place 2f out
11th (9) 9 11 Resolute E De Giles 3 8-0 (+3) Tim Clark (5) 33/1
SP 33/1 Always behind opened 28/1
12th (11) 9 7 Swivel M Johnston 3 8-4 Adrian Nicholls 20/1
SP 20/1 Soon ridden along in rear, always behind

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £10.30 Tote Place £2.30 £1.10 £10.70 Straight Forecast £17.32 Exacta £29.40 Trifecta £739.10 Swingers 1&2 £3.90, 2&3 £10.20, 1&3 £20.60

Placepot £923.80, Pool: £111300.84, 87.95 winning tickets
Quadpot £83.70, Pool: £9253.07, 81.76 winning tickets

Analysis

James Sullivan: "That's my first ride for Mr Haggas and I'd say it's the biggest win of my career. He really found a nice stride and is a lovely type of horse. Slightly easier ground would help and I think he has a bright future."