totepool.com Pontefract Cup (Handicap) 2m 1f 216y

  • (4yo+, 2m 1f 216y, Class 4, 11 runners)
  • Winner £6,469 2nd £1,925 3rd £962 4th £481
  • Going: Good, Good to Firm in places (Watered)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 58.67s
  • Off time: 16:10:22

Full Result

16:10 Pontefract
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (8) 11 Teak (IRE) Ian Williams 7 9-2 p S Donohoe 10/1
SP 10/1 In touch, headway on inner over 1f out, led inside final furlong, driven and ran on
2nd (7) 1 Rosairlie (IRE) Micky Hammond 6 9-10 P McDonald 9/1
SP 9/1 Mid-division, ridden 3f out, headway over 1f out, stayed on to go 2nd inside final furlong, no threat to winner opened 8/1 touched 10/1
3rd (9) 8 Embsay Crag P A Kirby 8 9-5 R Kennemore 7/1
SP 7/1 Towards rear, headway 3f out, ridden to lead 2f out, headed inside final furlong, lost 2nd towards finish opened 11/2
4th (10) s.h 9 Bowdler's Magic D Thompson 7 9-5 t J Quinn 33/1
SP 33/1 Towards rear, pushed along over 6f out, headway on outer entering final furlong, stayed on towards finish opened 25/1
5th (5) 10 Nafaath (IRE) D McCain Jnr 8 9-5 G Lee 20/1
SP 20/1 In touch, headway 3f out, ridden 2f out, kept on one pace
6th (11) 5 2 Herostatus J Ward 7 9-10 K Fallon 7/2f
SP 7/2f Switched left soon after start, held up, ridden and wide into straight 2f out, not pace to challenge, eased final furlong opened 4/1
7th (1) ½ 6 Riptide M Scudamore 8 9-7 P Mulrennan 9/1
SP 9/1 Close up, chased clear leader 8f out, led over 3f out, ridden and headed 2f out, weakened final furlong opened 12/1 £4200-£300
8th (3) 4 Cloudy Spirit A Hollinshead 9 9-8 W Buick 9/1
SP 9/1 In rear, ridden over 4f out, never involved opened 8/1
9th (4) 3 New Youmzain (FR) M Appleby 5 9-8 p1 A Mullen 8/1
SP 8/1 Raced keenly, led, 10 lengths clear 10f out, ridden and headed over 3f out, weakened 2f out opened 10/1
10th (2) 7 Sir Frank Morgan (IRE) M Johnston 4 9-7 S De Sousa 5/1
SP 5/1 Tracked clear leader, pressed leader 3f out, weakened over 1f out
11th (6) 30 5 Palazzo Bianco B Ellison 6 9-8 p R Winston 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, ridden and weakened over 3f out, eased over 1f out opened 14/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £13.70 Tote Place £3.30,£2.10,£2.50 Straight Forecast £97.50 Exacta £90.70 Trifecta £562.00 Swingers 1&2:£13.60 2&3:£6.10 1&3:£13.10

Placepot £335.40, Pool: £67980.92, 147.95 winning tickets
Quadpot £109.90, Pool: £3594.68, 24.2 winning tickets

Analysis

Stevie Donohoe: "We had a trouble-free passage right to the last bend then we had to get a bit of luck, but it worked well and he stayed well. Firm is key to him to stay and he is tough."