3m. 7f. 199yds. (Class 4) 4-y-o plus11 Ran
B K Racing Long Distance Handicap Chase of £8,400.00 4-y-o plus
1st - £3,812.00, 2nd - £1,756.00, 3rd - £878.00, 4th - £440.00, 5th - £350.00, 6th - £350.00 , 7th - £350.00, 8th - £350.00 11 Ran
- Stewards Report
Permission was given for Real Armani (GB) to go early to post.
The winner Lough Derg Farmer (IRE) appeared to show an improvement in form, compared with its previous run at Carlisle on 21 October 2021, where the gelding finished fifth of seven runners, beaten by 64 lengths.
Sue Smith’s explanation was noted that the gelding benefitted for the step up in trip to 4 miles.
Lough Derg Farmer (IRE) was routine tested.
Following the race, the Veterinary Officer reported that Dee Star (IRE), placed third, lost its right-fore shoe and EXOD’ELA (FR), placed fourth, lost its left-fore shoe.
Time 9m. 10.05 secs, which is the same as the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £230.40
Tote Trifecta- £1980.70
2020 Nakadam 10 10-6 Lorcan Murtagh (3) 16/1 (F P Murtagh)
2019 Dontdelay 9 9-7 Emma Smith-Chaston (7) 7/1 (M Hammond)
2018 Total Assets 10 10-7 Amie Waugh (7) 13/2 (S Waugh)
2017 Lowanbehold 10 9-12 Thomas Willmott (7) 6/1 (Miss S Forster)