Investec Great Metropolitan Handicap 1m 4f 10y

  • (4yo+, 1m 4f 10y, Class 3, 10 runners)
  • Winner £9,338 2nd £2,796 3rd £1,398 4th £699 5th £350 6th £176
  • Going: Soft, Heavy in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 2m 52.66s
  • Off time: 14:53:59

Full Result

14:50 Epsom Downs
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (2) 3 Aiken J H M Gosden 4 9-3 William Buick 10/3f
SP 10/3f Prominent, ridden and headway over 2f out, led over 1f out, held on towards finish opened 11/4
2nd (1) nk 10 First Avenue Mrs L J Mongan 7 8-7 Charlotte Jenner (7) 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up in rear, headway over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, chased winner inside final furlong, kept on and held towards finish
3rd (4) 6 6 Communicator A M Balding 4 8-12 J Fortune 9/2
SP 9/2 Tracked leader, led over 3f out, headed over 1f out, lost 2nd place inside final furlong, no extra opened 5/1
4th (9) 8 Gosbeck H Candy 4 8-11 Dane O'Neill 15/2
SP 15/2 Held up mid-division, ridden and headway over 2f out, kept on same pace opened 9/1
5th (3) 10 1 Ithoughtitwasover (IRE) M Johnston 4 9-6 S De Sousa 9/2
SP 9/2 Prominent in 3rd, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
6th (5) 7 7 Romeo Montague E A L Dunlop 4 8-12 R L Moore 6/1
SP 6/1 Held up towards rear, headway over 2f out, one pace and no impression from over 1f out opened 11/2
7th (6) 8 12 Unex Renoir M J Attwater 4 8-6 p Kieren Fox (3) 50/1
SP 50/1 Led, headed over 3f out, soon ridden and weakened
8th (8) nk 4 Life And Soul (IRE) Mrs A J Perrett 5 9-2 N Callan 9/1
SP 9/1 Held up in touch, pushed along and weakened over 2f out opened 11/1 touched 8/1
9th (12) 31 11 Shesha Bear J G Portman 7 8-7 p Hayley Turner 11/1
SP 11/1 Always towards rear, tailed off from over 2f out opened 14/1 touched 10/1
10th (11) 22 2 Hung Parliament (FR) Tom Dascombe 4 9-4 h R Kingscote 33/1
SP 33/1 In touch, pushed along over 5f out, soon weakened, tailed off 3f out
NR (10) 5 Jehanbux (USA) Richard Hannon 4 9-0 S M Levey (3)
NR (7) 9 Vasily R Eddery 4 8-8 Non Runner

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.60 Tote Place £1.30 £5.10 £2.10 Straight Forecast £51.74 Exacta £62.70 Trifecta £672.30 Swingers 1&2 £11.70, 2&3 £13.80, 1&3 £4.60

Jackpot £7,548.70 carried forward to Beverley, 26th Apr
Placepot £5,764.30, Pool: £103047.81, 13.05 winning tickets
Quadpot £124.70, Pool: £7474.63, 44.35 winning tickets