King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes (Sponsored By Betfair) (British Champions Series) (Group 1) 1m 4f

  • (3yo+, 1m 4f, Class 1, 8 runners)
  • Winner £603,962 2nd £228,975 3rd £114,594 4th £57,084 5th £28,648 6th £14,378
  • Going: Good to Firm, Good in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 2m 24.60s
  • Off time: 15:51:37

Full Result

15:50 Ascot
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (3) 3 Novellist (IRE) Andreas Wohler 4 9-7 J P Murtagh 13/2
SP 13/2 Took keen hold, tracked leading pair 2f, settled in 4th, went 3rd again over 2f out, led 2f out, soon edged right, clear over 1f out, stayed on strongly, impressive opened 6/1 £6500-£1000 £2600-£400
2nd (6) 5 8 Trading Leather (IRE) J S Bolger 3 8-9 K J Manning 9/2
SP 9/2 Took keen hold racing wide, went 3rd 10f out, went 2nd 3f out, ridden and every chance 2f out until winner went by and slightly tightened up, stayed on to hold 2nd but no chance with impressive winner £5000-£1000 £4500-£1000 £4500-£1000
3rd (8) ¾ 7 Hillstar Sir Michael Stoute 3 8-9 R L Moore 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up in 6th, headway on outside over 1f out, went 3rd 1f out and battled on but never any chance with impressive winner opened 11/2 £22000-£4000 £10000-£1800
4th (1) 3 1 Cirrus Des Aigles (FR) Mme C Barbe 7 9-7 C Soumillon 6/4f
SP 6/4f Held up in 5th, headway over 2f out, stayed on to 4th over 2f out, never going pace to reach leaders and run flattened out inside final furlong opened 7/4 £7000-£4000 £1750-£1000(x3) £1400-£800(x2) £700-£400(x2) £6500-£4000 £1300-£800(x2) £650-£400(x2)
5th (4) hd 5 Universal (IRE) M Johnston 4 9-7 J Fanning 14/1
SP 14/1 Chased leader, led 3f out, headed 2f out, ridden and lost 2nd when slightly tightened up well over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong
6th (7) 5 4 Red Cadeaux E A L Dunlop 7 9-7 G Lee 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up in rear, went poor 6th over 1f out, never a factor
7th (5) 7 6 Very Nice Name (FR) A De Mieulle 4 9-7 O Peslier 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up in last pair, never figured
8th (2) 36 2 Ektihaam (IRE) R Varian 4 9-7 Dane O'Neill 10/1
SP 10/1 Led until 3f out, chased leader until over 2f out, weakened quickly, tailed off and eased opened 9/1 £5000-£500

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £5.20 Tote Place £1.40 £2.70 £2.60 Straight Forecast £35.78 Exacta £35.00 Trifecta £86.40 Swingers 1&2 £5.10, 2&3 £4.10, 1&3 £4.90

Jackpot £26,153.52 carried forward to Ascot, 28th Jul
Placepot £2,656.70, Pool: £291006.44, 79.96 winning tickets
Quadpot £166.10, Pool: £14708.94, 65.5 winning tickets