Theakston Best Bitter Handicap 1m 4f

  • (4yo+, 1m 4f, Class 4, 8 runners)
  • Winner £4,140 2nd £1,232 3rd £616 4th £308
  • Going: Good to Soft, Good in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 2m 39.87s
  • Off time: 16:00:20

Full Result

16:00 Thirsk
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (6) 4 Entihaa G A Swinbank 4 9-2 P McDonald 9/4f
SP 9/4f Held up in touch, ridden over 2f out, led inside final furlong, held on well opened 5/2 touched 2/1 £1100-£400 £900-£400(x3)
2nd (7) ¾ 6 Flying Power J R Norton 4 9-0 P Aspell 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up in touch, led over 2f out, headed inside final furlong, no extra towards finish
3rd (1) 1 Herostatus D O'Meara 5 9-7 D Tudhope 8/1
SP 8/1 Led, headed over 2f out, soon ridden, every chance entering final furlong, no extra inside final furlong opened 6/1
4th (2) 3 Amazing Blue Sky Mrs R Carr 6 9-2 James P Sullivan 4/1
SP 4/1 With leader, ridden over 2f out, one pace final furlong opened 11/2
5th (3) 9 5 Beat The Shower P D Niven 6 9-1 G Lee 7/1
SP 7/1 Dwelt, tracked leaders, weakened over 2f out opened 15/2
6th (8) 8 Grey Command (USA) M Brittain 7 8-4 D Fentiman 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leaders on outer, lost place after about 2f on first bend, pushed along over 3f out, soon weakened opened 12/1 touched 16/1
7th (5) 10 7 Hunters Belt (IRE) N Wilson 8 8-5 Neil Farley (5) 25/1
SP 25/1 Dwelt, in rear and outpaced, pushed along over 3f out, never dangerous opened 20/1
8th (4) 22 2 English Summer M Johnston 5 9-4 b F Norton 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up in touch and keen, weakened over 4f out opened 17/2

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.00 Tote Place £1.70 £1.60 £2.30 Straight Forecast £13.19 Exacta £15.80 Swingers 1&2 £2.70, 2&3 £6.00, 1&3 £3.00

Placepot £89.60, Pool: £48151.28, 391.86 winning tickets
Quadpot £14.20, Pool: £3876.46, 201.42 winning tickets