15:55 Ayr Sat 12 February 2011

  • Jim Smith QFSM, 57, Retirement Handicap Chase (Class 4)
  • 3m 1f, Heavy, Soft in places
  • 7 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
4
10/3
T: M A BarnesJ: A L Voy
Made all, jumped well, clear from 4 out, eased flat
2nd
42
2
5/1
T: Miss Lucinda V RussellJ: P Buchanan
Mid-division, chased winner from 8th, no impression from 4 out
3rd
1.75
1
8/1
T: A M ThomsonJ: C I Gillies
Chased leaders in 3rd, not fluent 5th, ridden before 3 out, no impression
4th
23
7
13/2
T: Miss S E ForsterJ: P Aspell
Chased winner, pushed along after 8th, soon lost place
5th
15
6
14/1
T: Mrs J C McGregorJ: Ryan Mania
Held up in touch, pushed along and weakened before 9th

Also Ran

T: J S GoldieJ: G Lee
Held up towards rear, hit 4th, headway approaching 9th,ridden before 5 out, soon weakened, tailed off when pulled up before 4 out
T: N W AlexanderJ: Lucy Alexander
In rear and pushed along, reminders before 8th, soon tailed off, pulled up before 10th

Betting Breakdown

£19.26
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