19:55 Sandown Park Thu 4 August 2011

  • Variety Club Day On August 20th Handicap (Class 4)
  • 1m 2f 7y, Good to Soft
  • 10 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
T: R IngramJ: Jack Mitchell
Chased leaders, led travelling well 2f out, stayed on strongly inside final furlong
2nd
2.25
1
12/1
T: M J AttwaterJ: M Coumbe
Held up in 7th on inside, headway and switched right to inside over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, snatched 2nd last stride, no chance with winner
3rd
s.h
12
99-1
4/1
T: L M CumaniJ: K Fallon
Held up in 8th, headway on outside over 3f out, chased leaders 3f out, driven to 2nd over 1f out, no impression on winner, lost 2nd last stride
T: C HillsJ: S Sanders
In touch, headway to chase leaders over 2f out, driven well over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, never going pace to threaten
5th
0.5
2
9/2
T: J A OsborneJ: Jim Crowley
Prominent, led 7f out until over 5f out, led again over 3f out, ridden and headed 2f out, chased winner until over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong
6th
1.5
13
4/1
T: P J MakinJ: S J Drowne
Dwelt, soon in touch on outside, pushed along over 3f out, hung right under pressure and weakened over 2f out,
7th
2.75
9
12/1
T: H CandyJ: Amy Scott
Held up in last pair, modest headway inside final furlong, never on terms
8th
1.25
7
16/1
T: J R BoyleJ: N Mackay
Prominent, led over 5f out until over 3f out, weakened 2f out
9th
9
11
12/1
T: W J KnightJ: W Buick
Steadied start, held up in rear, ridden over 3f out, hung right and weakened over 2f out, eased when no chance final furlong
10th
50
10
40/1
T: P WinkworthJ: F Sweeney
Took keen hold, led 3f, stayed chasing leaders, ridden over 3f out, soon weakened and eased, tailed off

Non-Runners

NR
3
Vimiero (USA)
10-0
T: W R SwinburnJ: A Kirby
NR
4
Kid Charlemagne (IRE)
9-13
T: W GreatrexJ: T P Queally
NR
8
Jewelled
9-10
T: Lady HerriesJ: R Hughes

Betting Breakdown

£100.00£443.98

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