RARC 15th Year Celebration Championship Standard Open NH Flat Race (Listed) 2m

  • (4-6yo, 2m, Class 1, 9 runners)
  • Winner £11,390 2nd £4,274 3rd £2,140 4th £1,066 5th £536 6th £268
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 50.20s
  • Off time: 15:41:18

Full Result

15:40 Ascot
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 8 Seven Nation Army (IRE) D Pipe 4 11-4 T Scudamore 8/1
SP 8/1 Tracked leader 4f, prominent, went 2nd again over 4f out, led over 3f out, strongly pressed final furlong, kept on gamely and in command in closing stages
2nd nk 3 Joshua Lane (IRE) E P Harty 4 11-4 B J Geraghty 8/1
SP 8/1 Took keen hold, held up, headway to chase leaders 5f out, went 2nd over 2f out, ridden and every chance inside final furlong, no extra and held in closing stages
3rd 5 On Tour (IRE) Evan Williams 5 11-4 Adam Wedge 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up in touch, headway on inside to chase leaders 5f out, went 3rd over 2f out and soon hung right, 3rd and one pace final furlong
4th 4 1 Carningli (IRE) Miss R Curtis 4 11-4 A P McCoy 11/10f
SP 11/10f Led narrowly 4f, pressed leader, led again 7f out, pushed along and headed over 3f out, chased winner until over 2f out, kept on same pace in 4th opened 11/8 £1200-£1000 £600-£500(x2)
5th 2 6 Oscarteea (IRE) A J Honeyball 4 11-4 Aidan Coleman 6/1
SP 6/1 Took keen hold tracking leaders, outpaced over 4f out, soon pushed along, driven 2f out, stayed on again final furlong
6th 3 9 Themanfrom Minella (IRE) B I Case 4 11-4 t1 D A Jacob 20/1
SP 20/1 Took keen hold chasing leaders, went 2nd inside final 6f until over 4f out, chased leaders, ridden over 2f out, weakened soon after
7th ¾ 2 Herons Heir (IRE) D Skelton 5 11-4 Harry Skelton 10/1
SP 10/1 Took keen hold and held up in rear, headway on inside 6f out, pushed along in 6th 3f out, soon ridden and weakened over 2f out
8th 8 4 Nathans Pride (IRE) Tim Vaughan 5 11-4 D C Costello 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up in last pair, headway on outside 6f out, chased leaders 5f out, pushed along and weakened over 3f out opened 7/1 £1700-£200
9th 42 7 Parting Way (IRE) Tim Vaughan 5 11-4 R Johnson 25/1
SP 25/1 Took keen hold, headway to lead 12f out, headed 7f out, weakened rapidly and eased, tailed off

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £8.90 Tote Place £2.00 £2.80 £4.50 Straight Forecast £68.76 Exacta £78.00 Trifecta £1,133.90 Swingers 1&2 £7.60, 2&3 £20.00, 1&3 £20.90

Placepot £49.00, Pool: £137193.23, 2042.06 winning tickets
Quadpot £34.20, Pool: £6826.18, 147.3 winning tickets

Analysis

Tom Scudamore: "He hit a flat spot at Swinley Bottom but he was very, very tough. I don't know where you go now but with an attitude like that, the world's his oyster."