Bothwell Castle Handicap 1m 65y

  • (3yo+, 1m 65y, Class 4, 10 runners)
  • Winner £6,469 2nd £1,925 3rd £962 4th £481
  • Going: Good (Good to Firm in places on the straight, Watered)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 1m 46.72s
  • Off time: 15:31:41

Full Result

15:30 Hamilton Park
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (11) 8 Sir Guy Porteous (IRE) M Johnston 3 9-2 F Norton 4/1j
SP 4/1j Led, headed narrowly 3f, ridden to regain lead over 1f out, stayed on well £2000-£500 £1600-£400
2nd (9) ½ 3 Argaki (IRE) K Dalgleish 4 9-10 Jason Hart (3) 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, driven to lead narrowly 3f out, ridden 2f out, headed over 1f out, kept on and every chance inside final furlong, held towards finish opened 8/1
3rd (3) 5 Ralphy Boy (IRE) A C Whillans 5 9-6 P McDonald 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leader, effort 2f out, ridden over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, no extra in 3rd towards finish opened 14/1 touched 9/1
4th (4) ½ 6 Ted's Brother (IRE) R C Guest 6 9-6 he A Rawlinson (7) 11/2
SP 11/2 Held up in last pair, headway over 3f out, chased leaders on outside over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, no impression opened 7/1 touched 5/1
5th (5) 1 9 Hanalei Bay (IRE) K Dalgleish 4 9-2 P Makin 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up in last pair, headway on outside over 4f out, ridden to chase leaders 2f out, kept on same pace, no impression opened 9/1
6th (7) ½ 11 Dhaular Dhar (IRE) J S Goldie 12 8-9 I J Brennan (3) 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division, outpaced when not clear run and switched left over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, never reached leaders opened 20/1
7th (1) ½ 1 Dancing Cosmos (IRE) J P Shanahan 4 10-0 R P Whelan 9/2
SP 9/2 Tracked leaders, ridden over 2f out, kept on same pace, never on terms opened 6/1 £1650-£300
8th (2) ½ 4 I'm Super Too (IRE) G A Swinbank 7 9-8 Sam James (3) 4/1j
SP 4/1j Mid-division, driven over 3f out, ridden over 1f out, never on terms opened 7/2
9th (6) 8 10 Haames (IRE) K A Morgan 7 8-10 Cam Hardie (7) 66/1
SP 66/1 Mid-division, outpaced 3f out, behind final furlong opened 33/1
10th (8) 2 7 Swehan (IRE) K A Ryan 4 9-6 Kevin Stott (5) 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leader, effort over 3f out, lost place and ridden 2f out, weakened final furlong opened 12/1 touched 16/1
NR (10) 2 Sophisticated Heir (IRE) D O'Meara 4 9-11 D Nolan

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.60 Tote Place £1.90 £8.40 £4.10 Straight Forecast £43.86 Exacta £40.80 Trifecta £503.80 Swingers 1&2 £18.80, 2&3 £17.20, 1&3 £12.20

Placepot £203.00, Pool: £49343.04, 177.36 winning tickets
Quadpot £30.30, Pool: £4203.08, 102.56 winning tickets

Analysis

Franny Norton: "He proved hard to pass and that is so typical of a horse trained by Mark Johnston."