2m. 103yds. (Class 3) 4-y-o plus11 Ran
Racing Welfare Handicap Hurdle of £10,500.00 4-y-o plus
1st - £4,956.00, 2nd - £2,283.00, 3rd - £1,141.00, 4th - £571.00, 5th - £350.00, 6th - £350.00 , 7th - £350.00, 8th - £350.00 11 Ran
- Stewards Report
Permission was given for Glimpse Of Gold (GB) to be mounted in the chute and to go early to post and for Get Back Get Back (IRE) to wear a hood in the parade ring only.
On the bend leaving the back straight, Roar (IRE), placed fifth, edged left-handed at the same time that Nordic Combined (IRE), placed sixth, failed to corner well and became unbalanced, shifting right- handed, which caused Get Back Get Back (IRE), placed second, to lose its position when tightened for room, but after viewing a recording of the incident, it was found that no riding offence was involved.
Cillin Leonard, the rider of Fiesole (GB), placed third, was suspended for 2 days for using his whip above the permitted level from after the second last hurdle.
As a 7lb claimer, Leonard was accompanied in the enquiry by a senior rider.
Time 3m. 59.10 secs, which is 3.34 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £84.70
Tote Trifecta- £504.30