15:40 Sandown Fri 9 March 2018

  • Grand Military Gold Cup (Chase For Military Amateur Riders) (Class 3)
  • 3m 37y, Soft (Heavy in places, back straight G/Soft in places)
  • 11 Runners
  • Winner£7,736.002nd£2,399.003rd£1,199.004th£600.005th£350.006th£350.007th£350.008th£350.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:6m 44.82sOff time:15:40:53
1st
4
712-0
4/1
T: N J HendersonJ: Mr W Aprahamian (7)
Awkward 1st, held up early, headway chasing leaders 4th, went 2nd 15th, led and not fluent next, made rest, stayed on strongly op 9/2 tchd 7/2
2nd
1 ¾
2
15/8f
T: D PipeJ: Mr G Disney (7)
Chased leaders, went 2nd 11th until before next, chased leaders, 2nd again 2 out, ridden and stayed on same pace run-in op 2/1
3rd
4 ½
7
11/2
T: Jamie SnowdenJ: Mr H Wallace (7)
Chased leaders on inside, went 2nd 8th until 11th, chased leaders, 2nd again 4 out until 2 out, kept on same pace in 3rd op 6/1 tchd 5/1
4th
8
11
9/1
T: F O'BrienJ: Mr Max Chenery (7)
Chased leaders on inside, mistake and lost place 4th, towards rear and struggling 11th, rallied on inside before 2 out, modest 4th run-in op 8/1 tchd 10/1
5th
sh
6
7/2
T: K C BaileyJ: Mr W B Ramsay (7)
Chased leader until 4th, chased leaders, 2nd again before 12th until 15th, chased leaders, 5th and outpaced 3 out, plugged on run-in op 4/1 tchd 5/1
6th
2 ½
9
100/1
T: Robert VarnhamJ: Mr Nathan Rahman (7)
Soon chasing leaders and wide, jumped slowly and lost place 13th, stumbled badly 2 out, plugged on run-in
7th
½
1
16/1
T: P F NichollsJ: Mr J Sole (3)
Held up, steady headway chasing leaders 11th, one pace in 4th when dived 2 out, weakened after last op 12/1 tchd 11/1
8th
1 ¾
5
912-0
25/1
T: C J MannJ: Cpt Will Kellard (7)
Chased leaders, went 2nd 4th, led next, headed 16th, chased winner until 4 out, chased leaders, mistake 2 out and weakened
9th
5
10
66/1
T: Mrs Victoria SollittJ: Mrs V Sollitt (7)
Held up towards rear, never involved
10th
3 ¾
3
1212-0
100/1
T: Miss R GrissellJ: Mr C J D Rawdon-mogg (7)
Led until 5th, chased leader until 8th, chased leaders, towards rear and struggling after 11th, driven along in modest 6th 3 out, weakened next

Also Ran

PU
8
100/1
T: Miss Claire HarrisJ: Mr Charles O'Shea (7)
Well in rear, mistake 4th, tailed off and pulled up before 16th (water) op 66/1

Betting Breakdown

£4.80£1.80, £1.30, £1.60
£16.60£51.20£12.26£2.90, £5.60, £2.70

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