14:30 York Sat 25 August 2012

  • Betfred Melrose Handicap (Class 2)
  • 1m 6f, Good to Soft, Good in places
  • 16 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
3
(14)
9/1
T: W J HaggasJ: P Makin
Held up towards rear, pushed along over 5f out, headway over 2f out, ridden to lead over 1f out, edged left inside final furlong, kept on well
2nd
3.5
4
(6)
8/1
T: D R LaniganJ: Ted Durcan
Held up towards rear, headway over 3f out, ridden to challenge over 2f out, led over 1f out, soon headed, kept on same pace
3rd
1
10
(11)
5/1
T: D M SimcockJ: J P Spencer
Dwelt, in rear, switched right and headway over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on well to take 3rd place inside final furlong, nearest at finish
4th
1.25
13
(7)
14/1
T: A M BaldingJ: David Probert
Held up mid-division, headway over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, one pace
5th
2.5
11
(5)
25/1
T: B SmartJ: T Eaves
Slowly into stride, pushed along over 7f out, headway and not much room over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, kep ton, never dangerous
6th
1.75
18
(8)
11/1
T: R A FaheyJ: L Morris
Held up mid-division, ridden over 2f out, no extra inside final furlong
7th
3.5
7
(9)
20/1
T: T P TateJ: R Winston
Chased leaders, ridden over 3f out, badly hampered over 2f out, not much room soon after, kept on one pace
8th
3.25
17
(17)
50/1
T: T D EasterbyJ: D Fentiman
Led, headed over 8f out, ridden over 1f out, soon weakened
9th
1.5
15
(15)
20/1
T: P W Chapple-HyamJ: Adam Beschizza
Tracked leaders and keen,ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
10th
1.25
16
(16)
20/1
T: J H M GosdenJ: N Mackay
Chased leaders, led over 8f out, headed over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
11th
9
5
(18)
12/1
T: M L W BellJ: Kieron Fallon
Held up mid-division and keen, headway over 3f out, led over 2f out, headed over 1f out, soon weakened
12th
nk
12
(1)
10/1
T: Saeed bin SuroorJ: S De Sousa
Held up towards rear, headway on outer 3f out, hung left over 1f out, soon weakened and eased
13th
2.75
2
(2)
6/1
T: M JohnstonJ: J Fanning
Held up towards rear, effort over 5f out, never dangerous
14th
nk
14
(3)
20/1
T: M JohnstonJ: D E Egan
Held up mid-division, lost place over 5f out, tailed off over 2f out
15th
60
6
(10)
33/1
T: R HannonJ: J Fortune
Chased leader, weakened well over 4f out, tailed off

Also Ran

R
8
(4)
6/1

Non-Runners

NR
1
Gospel Choir
39-7
T: Sir Michael StouteJ: W Buick
NR
9
Ace Of Valhalla
38-10
T: Sir H R A CecilJ: Non Runner

Betting Breakdown

£73.90£413.03

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