BGC Partners Handicap Chase 2m 1f

  • (4yo+, 2m 1f, Class 3, 10 runners)
  • Winner £12,512 2nd £3,696 3rd £1,848 4th £924 5th £462 6th £232
  • Going: Soft, Heavy in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 21.00s
  • Off time: 13:50:05

Full Result

13:50 Ascot
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 6 Lancetto (FR) Evan Williams 8 11-7 p Adam Wedge 14/1
SP 14/1 Chased leaders, went 2nd before last, led last, soon quickened away, driven and stayed on flat, pressed in closing stages but always holding on opened 12/1
2nd ½ 9 Gus Macrae (IRE) Miss R Curtis 9 10-8 pt Paul O'Brien (10) 8/1
SP 8/1 Chased leader, led approaching 2 out, driven and headed last, soon one pace, rallied and stayed on in closing stages, always just held opened 7/1
3rd 4 5 Grey Gold (IRE) R Lee 8 11-9 Joshua Moore 9/2
SP 9/2 Jumped left 1st, chased leaders, led 9th until ridden approaching 2 out, chased leader until before last, 3rd and one pace flat opened 11/2
4th 10 8 Elenika (FR) Miss V Williams 5 10-12 Aidan Coleman 7/1
SP 7/1 Held up towards rear, blundered and lost place 7th, rallied on inside 3 out, driven in 6th before 2 out, plugged on flat, went modest 4th final strides opened 8/1
5th hd 1 Ulck Du Lin (FR) P F Nicholls 5 11-12 p1 D A Jacob 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up towards rear, headway approaching 8th, chasing leaders next, ridden before 2 out, weakened 2 out, lost modest 4th final strides opened 15/2 touched 7/1
6th 3 Consigliere (FR) D Pipe 10 11-11 p T Scudamore 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up towards rear, dropped to rear 5th, effort before 2 out, hung right but plugged on flat, never a threat
7th hd 2 Pendra (IRE) C E Longsdon 5 11-11 A P McCoy 2/1f
SP 2/1f Held up in rear, headway approaching 8th, chased leaders next, pushed along in 4th after 3 out, weakened just before next opened 9/4 touched 15/8 £2500-£1000 £9000-£4000 £900-£400 £2000-£1000 £1200-£600(x2)
8th 36 4 King Edmund C Gordon 10 11-9 t T Cannon 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leaders, pushed along before 8th, ridden after 3 out, soon weakened, disputing poor 8th and no chance when blundered 2 out, tailed off opened 14/1
PU 10 The Sneezer (IRE) A Dunn 10 10-3 K Edgar (7) 40/1
SP 40/1 Led at decent pace, not fluent 4th, mistake next, headed 9th, weakened rapidly next, tailed off and pulled before 2 out
F 7 The Cockney Mackem (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 7 11-4 vt S Twiston-Davies 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in last pair, some progress approaching 8th, blundered 4 out, disputing poor 8th when fell 2 out opened 12/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £18.40 Tote Place £4.60 £2.90 £1.70 Straight Forecast £119.06 Exacta £206.00 Trifecta £1,273.10 Swingers 1&2 £49.10, 2&3 £11.10, 1&3 £6.50

Jackpot £22,495.30, Pool: £95050.64, 3.0 winning tickets
Placepot £320.40, Pool: £239852.23, 546.46 winning tickets
Quadpot £34.00, Pool: £17671.6, 384.6 winning tickets

Analysis

Adam Wedge: "I'm very surprised he won as Evan thought he was too high in the handicap, but his jumps over the last two fences have been crucial."