Hardwicke Stakes (Group 2) 1m 4f

  • (4yo+, 1m 4f, Class 1, 8 runners)
  • Winner £120,962 2nd £45,860 3rd £22,951 4th £11,433 5th £5,738 6th £2,880
  • Going: Good to Firm
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 2m 30.65s
  • Off time: 15:05:45

Full Result

15:05 Ascot
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (8) 8 Thomas Chippendale (IRE) Lady Cecil 4 9-0 J P Murtagh 8/1
SP 8/1 Took keen hold, held up off the pace towards rear, steady headway on outside 5f out, went 2nd 3f out, ridden to lead inside final 2f, stayed on strongly, driven out opened 9/1
2nd (9) 1 2 Dandino M Botti 6 9-0 L Dettori 10/1
SP 10/1 Took keen hold tracking leaders, left 3rd 8f out, went 2nd 5f out until 3f out, chased leaders, stayed on to 3rd 1f out, driven to chase winner inside final furlong, stayed on, always held £50000-£5000
3rd (2) 9 Universal (IRE) M Johnston 4 9-0 J Fanning 10/1
SP 10/1 Led 1f, tracked leader, left in lead and slightly hampered inside final mile, clear 5f out until 3f out, ridden and headed inside final 2f, chased winner until over 1f out, dropped to 4th 1f out, rallied to 3rd post £50000-£5000 £10000-£1000
4th (1) s.h 5 Noble Mission Lady Cecil 4 9-0 h T P Queally 12/1
SP 12/1 Slowly into stride, took keen hold and held up in rear, good headway on outside over 2f out, chased leaders 2f out, hung right and went 2nd over 2f out, no impression on winner when lost 2nd inside final furlong, lost 3rd post
5th (5) hd 4 Mount Athos (IRE) L M Cumani 6 9-0 J P Spencer 11/4
SP 11/4 Held up in last trio, headway on outside over 2f out, outpaced when not much room and hampered inside final 2f, soon switched left to outside and driven, edged right and stayed on final 100 yards, not pace to reach leaders opened 5/2 £11000-£4000 £2750-£1000 £1100-£400(x2)
6th (7) 7 Songcraft (IRE) Saeed bin Suroor 5 9-0 p1 S De Sousa 20/1
SP 20/1 Steadied after start, took keen hold and held up in last pair, headway on outside went 3rd over 2f out, driven 2f out, weakening when not much room over 1f out
7th (6) 10 6 Sir John Hawkwood (IRE) Sir Michael Stoute 4 9-0 R L Moore 6/1
SP 6/1 Chased leaders on inside, left 2nd inside final mile, dropped to 3rd 5f out, pushed along over 3f out, hung right and weakened inside final 3f opened 13/2
SU (4) 3 Ektihaam (IRE) R Varian 4 9-0 P Hanagan 9/4f
SP 9/4f Led after 1f, clear when slipped up on bend inside final mile opened 5/2 £33000-£12000 £15000-£6000 £5000-£2000 £5500-£2000
NR (3) 1 Aiken J H M Gosden 5 9-0 William Buick

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £9.90 Tote Place £2.50 £2.00 £2.30 Straight Forecast £81.88 Exacta £91.50 Trifecta £595.80 Swingers 1&2 £10.20, 2&3 £8.60, 1&3 £10.50