3m. 3f. 208yds. (Class 3) 5-y-o plus14 Ran
Potters Canter Carpet West Wales National Handicap Chase of £14,900.00 5-y-o plus
1st - £7,352.00, 2nd - £3,387.00, 3rd - £1,693.00, 4th - £848.00, 5th - £350.00, 6th - £350.00 , 7th - £350.00, 8th - £350.00 14 Ran
- Stewards Report
The performance of Volcano (FR), which started second favourite and was pulled up, was considered.
Sheila Lewis’ explanation that the gelding was unsuited by the going, which was officially described as Good to Soft, Good in places on this occasion and would prefer a slower surface, was noted.
Following the race, Sam Twiston-Davies reported that Hill Sixteen (GB), which was pulled up, had a respiratory issue.
Niall Moore reported that Pobbles Bay (IRE), which was pulled up, was never travelling; the Veterinary Officer reported that a post-race examination of the gelding shortly after the race failed to reveal any abnormalities.
The Veterinary Officer further reported that Kings Monarch (GB) and Skipthecuddles (IRE), which were both pulled up, had bled from the nose.
Time 7m. 20.41 secs, which is the same as the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £52.00
Tote Trifecta- £384.00