4m. 97yds. (Class 4) 5-y-o plus16 Ran
Lorna Brooke Open Hunters´ Chase of £6,600.00 5-y-o plus
1st - £3,388.00, 2nd - £1,694.00, 3rd - £847.00, 4th - £424.00 16 Ran
- Stewards Report
Permission was given for Bob Ford (IRE) and for Itstimeforapint (IRE) to go early to post.
Having reviewed recordings of the false start, the Starters were satisfied that no riders should be reported for contravening the starting procedures.
Mrs Amy Cox, the rider of Ange Des Malberaux (FR), unplaced, was suspended for 7 days for using her whip above the permitted level from after jumping the fifth last fence and a further 2 days for using her whip from after jumping the last fence when her mount was out of contention.
Following the race, Mr Darren Edwards reported that Dr Des (IRE), which was pulled up, hung right- handed; the Veterinary Officer reported that the gelding bled from the nose.
Time 8m. 39.33 secs, which is the same as the course average on today's going
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