7f. (Class 5) 3-y-o plus13 Ran
Every Race Live On Racing TV Handicap of £7,525.00 3-y-o plus
1st - £3,755.00, 2nd - £1,117.00, 3rd - £558.00, 4th - £400.00, 5th - £400.00, 6th - £400.00 , 7th - £400.00, 8th - £400.00 13 Ran
- Stewards Report
Permission was given for Deansgate (IRE) to go early to post.
Paul Hanagan, the rider of Strawberryandcream (GB), placed second, was suspended for 2 days for using his whip above the permitted level from 1 furlong out.
An enquiry was held to consider interference in the final furlong when the winner, Valley of Fire (GB), ridden by Lewis Edmunds, interfered with POET’S PRIDE, placed seventh, ridden by Ben Curtis, which in turn interfered with Esprit De Corps (GB), placed fifth, ridden by Daniel Muscutt.
Edmunds was suspended for 3 days for careless riding as he had allowed his mount to drift right with insufficient correction, taking POET’S PRIDE onto Esprit De Corps (GB) and causing Curtis to have to take off heels.
Following the race, Daniel Muscutt reported that Esprit De Corps (GB), placed fifth, stumbled leaving the stalls.
Time 1m. 23.39 secs, which is 1.75 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £196.60
Tote Trifecta- £1992.60
Non runners Reckless Endeavour ( Self Cert (Temperature) ), Anif ( Going (Changed Since Declaration) Race Horse and Trainer Reason ), Dream Walker (FR) ( Going (Changed Since Declaration) ), Hunterwali (GB) ( Self Cert (Going) ), Beverley Bullet (GB) ( Going (Changed Since Declaration) ), Donnelly's Rainbow ( Going (Changed Since Declaration) ), Everkyllachy ( Going (Changed Since Declaration) )
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2017 Insurplus 4 9-5 D Tudhope 9/2Fav (J Goldie) (Drawn 4)
2016 Reinforced 3 8-12 A Mullen 12/1 (M Dods) (Drawn 10)