19:50 Fontwell Thu 23 August 2018

  • Sheik Persad Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race (Class 5)
  • 2m 1f 162y, Good (Good to Firm in places)
  • 6 Runners
  • Winner£2,274.002nd£668.003rd£334.004th£167.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:4m 15.95sOff time:19:50:59
1st
1
1/4f
T: D SkeltonJ: Harry Skelton
Led and disputed, in command 3f out, kept on well op 1/3
2nd
2 ½
2
8/1
T: A J HoneyballJ: Rex Dingle (10)
Last pair, went 4th 7f out, kept on into 2nd inside final furlong, plugged on tchd 15/2
3rd
2
3
6/1
T: B I CaseJ: Max Kendrick (5)
Led and disputed, well held final 3f, no chance with winner, lost 2nd inside final furlong, kept on same pace tchd 13/2
4th
24
5
50/1
T: F BrennanJ: Sean Bowen
Took keen hold, headway tracking leaders halfway, weakened over 3f out op 33/1
5th
19
6
66/1
T: P YorkJ: Miss K Lyons (7)
Chased leaders, pushed along 7f out, weakened 5f out, tailed off

Also Ran

PU
4
410-13
12/1
T: J W MullinsJ: Daniel Sansom (5)
Chased leaders until lost place and rear halfway, tailed off and struggling in rear when pulled up 7f out tchd 10/1

Betting Breakdown

£1.20£1.10, £2.70
£3.30£4.80£3.57£1.20, £1.10, £2.00

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