Floors Castle Horse Trials Handicap Chase 2m 7f 110y

  • (4yo+, 2m 7f 110y, Class 4, 5 runners)
  • Winner £3,769 2nd £1,107 3rd £553 4th £277
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 12.80s
  • Off time: 13:05:15

Full Result

13:05 Kelso
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Or de Grugy (FR) N W Alexander 11 11-6 P Buchanan 7/2
SP 7/2 Made all, ridden approaching last, stayed on well opened 9/2
2nd 1 Polarbrook (IRE) D McCain Jnr 6 11-12 b J M Maguire 7/2
SP 7/2 Held up in last, many mistakes, switched right and headway approaching 2 out, went 2nd last, hung left and no impression on winner flat opened 4/1 touched 10/3
3rd 5 Farm Pixie (IRE) Mrs A Hamilton 7 10-9 h G B Watters (7) 9/4f
SP 9/4f Held up in touch, not fluent 7th or 12th, ridden after 4 out, stayed on same pace approaching last
4th 4 Fog Patches (IRE) Miss Lucinda V Russell 7 11-2 p Grant Cockburn (7) 3/1
SP 3/1 Tracked leaders, ridden when mistake 2 out, disputing 4th and beaten when mistake last opened 11/4 touched 10/3
5th 2 More Equity Mrs Dianne Sayer 11 11-11 Ryan Mania 10/1
SP 10/1 Chased winner, ridden approaching 2 out, one pace and beaten before last opened 15/2 touched 11/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.90 Tote Place £2.00 £2.50 Straight Forecast £15.48 Exacta £17.40 Trifecta £40.50

Placepot £168.10, Pool: £55094.73, 239.25 winning tickets
Quadpot £53.20, Pool: £3309.6, 46.0 winning tickets

Analysis

Peter Buchanan: "I was reminded that I rode him once before in his third race back in 2006 and he's a rock star of a horse. When he bucked down at the start I knew he was well but I was surprised how far he won by. It's great to see the enthusiasm the old boy still has for his racing."