Happy Birthday Jim Laflin Handicap 1m 67y

  • (3yo, 1m 67y, Class 5, 11 runners)
  • Winner £2,588 2nd £770 3rd £385 4th £192
  • Going: Good, Good to Firm in places (Watered)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 1m 43.26s
  • Off time: 17:00:34

Full Result

17:00 Windsor
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (1) d.h 5 Aussie Reigns (IRE) W J Knight 3 9-5 v Jim Crowley 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up in mid-division, smooth headway 3f out, not clear run and switched left over 1f out, went 2nd inside final furlong, edged left and bumped final 100 yards, joined leader post opened 7/1
1st (4) 1 Freeport B J Meehan 3 9-7 J Fortune 4/1
SP 4/1 Took keen hold, chased leader 2f, settled in close 4th, driven and went 2nd over 1f out, led entering final furlong, stayed on, joined post opened 6/1
3rd (8) 3 Consign J Noseda 3 9-7 p William Buick 4/1
SP 4/1 Tracked leaders, pushed along over 3f out, driven and edged right briefly over 2f out, 3rd and one pace inside final furlong opened 7/2
4th (2) 4 Invincible Cara (IRE) E A L Dunlop 3 9-6 A Kirby 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up towards rear, headway on outside over 2f out, plugged on inside final furlong, went modest 4th final 100 yards opened 12/1 touched 16/1
5th (7) 7 Sam Spade (IRE) Richard Hannon 3 9-2 R Hughes 3/1f
SP 3/1f Led, ridden and headed entering final furlong, soon weakened opened 7/2
6th (5) 9 Tagalaka (IRE) Eve Johnson Houghton 3 8-12 J P Fahy 16/1
SP 16/1 Soon towards rear, some late headway, never on terms opened 12/1
7th (11) ¾ 11 Carrera C Hills 3 8-10 Martin Dwyer 20/1
SP 20/1 Slowly into stride, rushed up to chase leader 6f out, ridden and lost 2nd over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong
8th (3) 10 The Scuttler (IRE) M R Channon 3 8-11 v1 Martin Harley 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up towards rear, never on terms opened 20/1
9th (10) 5 2 Al Emirati (IRE) M Botti 3 9-7 Harry Bentley 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up in mid-division on outside, weakened over 2f out opened 12/1 touched 16/1
10th (6) 36 8 Multitask M Madgwick 3 9-1 I Mongan 50/1
SP 50/1 Pulled hard, held up towards rear, behind and virtually pulled up final furlong, tailed off
11th (9) 4 6 Anjuna Beach (USA) G L Moore 3 9-5 S W Kelly 10/1
SP 10/1 Toook keen hold, chased leaders, ran wide on bend over 5f out, hung badly left and weakened over 3f out, virtually pulled up final 2f, tailed off opened 12/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.40 £3.90 Tote Place £2.00 £2.30 £1.70 Straight Forecast £19.90 Exacta £17.90 £20.40 Trifecta £100.80 £99.80 Swingers 1&1 £6.70, 1&3 £2.30, 1&3 £7.00

Jackpot £8,293.14 carried forward to Redcar, 28th May
Placepot £29.00, Pool: £100468.54, 2525.73 winning tickets
Quadpot £12.40, Pool: £4587.34, 272.58 winning tickets

Analysis

Jimmy Fortune: "I thought I was beat on the line, so i'll settle for that. Just 20 yards from the line he was getting a bit tired."

William Knight: "It's been a bit stop-start for us. We needed our luck to change."