Arkle Finance Handicap (Round 6 Of The Pontefract Stayers Championship 2012) 2m 1f 22y

  • (3yo+, 2m 1f 22y, Class 5, 15 runners)
  • Winner £2,264 2nd £674 3rd £337 4th £168
  • Going: Good to Firm, Good in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 51.11s
  • Off time: 16:30:31

Full Result

16:30 Pontefract
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (8) 5 Jawaab (IRE) P A Kirby 8 9-9 v P Makin 7/2f
SP 7/2f Prominent in chasing group, went 2nd over 2f out, led inside final furlong, clear final 75 yards, ran on well
2nd (14) 10 Spruzzo C W Fairhurst 6 9-6 D Fentiman 40/1
SP 40/1 Led, soon clear, reduced advantage 8f out, ridden over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, stayed on same pace
3rd (7) 14 Byron Blue (IRE) J A Osborne 3 9-2 E Ahern 8/1
SP 8/1 Tracked leaders, ridden 2f out, stayed on same pace inside final furlong
4th (13) 2 2 Waterford Star (IRE) Ian Williams 4 9-11 v Freddie Tylicki 8/1
SP 8/1 Mid-division, ridden and struggling over 4f out, well behind over 2f out, switched right over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, nearest finish opened 15/2
5th (12) ½ 3 Maid Of Meft P T Midgley 5 9-10 M Fenton 20/1
SP 20/1 Mid-division, pushed along over 4f out, stayed on inside final furlong, not ale to get on terms opened 18/1
6th (11) ½ 12 Petella G M Moore 6 9-4 A Elliott 12/1
SP 12/1 Tracked leaders early, mid-division, headway over 4f out, one pace over 1f out opened 10/1
7th (4) ½ 17 Spanish Fork (IRE) M R Channon 3 8-9 Martin Harley 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leaders, ridden 6f out, one pace over 1f out opened 25/1
8th (10) nse 7 Dr Finley (IRE) Mrs L Pearce 5 9-8 Simon Pearce (3) 14/1
SP 14/1 Prominent in chasing group, driven over 1f out, no extra inside final furlong opened 16/1
9th (2) ¾ 13 Descaro (USA) D O'Meara 6 9-3 v S De Sousa 8/1
SP 8/1 Mid-division, took keen hold, headway when not much room 2f out, no impression after opened 17/2
10th (6) ½ 16 Marmas M P Tregoning 3 8-11 T P O'Shea 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up towards rear, not much room and switched right over 1f out, switched right entering final furlong, never in contention opened 13/2
11th (1) nk 15 Uncut Stone (IRE) P D Niven 4 9-2 b D Swift (3) 33/1
SP 33/1 Took keen hold, tracked leader, ridden over 2f out, weakened entering final furlong
12th (15) ¾ 6 Handles For Forks (IRE) M R Channon 4 9-8 Charles Bishop (5) 18/1
SP 18/1 Held up in rear, headway over 2f out, lost place over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong opened 16/1
13th (9) 7 8 Blackstone Vegas D Shaw 6 9-7 M O'connell 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up in rear, pushed along over 4f out, headway when not much room just inside 2f out, no impression, well beaten final furlong
14th (17) 7 4 Wells Lyrical (IRE) B Smart 7 9-10 p1 T Eaves 40/1
SP 40/1 Held up towards rear, took keen hold, ridden over 5f out, well beaten over 2f out
15th (3) 82 9 Markington P Bowen 9 9-7 vt R Winston 16/1
SP 16/1 In rear, headway 8f out, ridden 6f out, weakened over 4f out, tailed off final 3f opened 14/1
NR (16) 1 May Contain Nuts B G Powell 4 9-11 Brendan Powell (5)
NR (5) 11 Generous Dream M Brittain 4 9-6 James P Sullivan

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.40 Tote Place £2.00 £15.80 £4.20 Straight Forecast £170.83 Exacta £166.40 Swingers 1&2 £25.20, 2&3 £83.20, 1&3 £6.70

Placepot £3,533.70, Pool: £69465.27, 14.35 winning tickets
Quadpot £64.70, Pool: £6406.22, 73.26 winning tickets