1m. 3f. 188yds. (Class 4) 4-y-o plus18 Ran
Sky Bet Sunday Series Apprentice Handicap of £25,000.00 4-y-o plus
1st - £12,885.00, 2nd - £6,042.00, 3rd - £3,022.00, 4th - £1,510.00, 5th - £755.00, 6th - £378.00 18 Ran
- Stewards Report
Permission was given for Howzer Black (IRE) to go early to post and be mounted on the chute.
Two Brothers (GB) unseated Jonny Peate on the way to post and cantered loose for a short distance before being caught at the start.
Having been examined by the Doctor and Veterinary Surgeon at the start, both the rider and gelding were deemed fit to race.
Leaving the back straight, Annandale (IRE), unplaced, clipped the heels of Magna Moralia (IRE), unplaced, causing Annandale (IRE) to stumble, but after viewing a recording of the incident, it was found that no riding offence was involved.
The performance of White Willow (GB), which finished unplaced, was considered.
Richard Fahey could offer no explanation for the filly’s performance.
The Veterinary Officer reported that a post-race examination of White Willow (GB), during routine testing, failed to reveal any abnormalities.
Following the race, Billy Garritty reported that El Picador (IRE), unplaced, missed the break and was slowly away and the Veterinary Officer reported that Freak Out (IRE), unplaced, had lost its right fore and right hind shoes.
Time 2m. 31.36 secs, which is 0.40 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £176.90
Non runners Dragons Will Rise ( Going (Changed since declaration) ), Sociologist (FR) ( Vets Cert (Other) )