2m. 3f. 137yds. (Class 5) 3-y-o plus10 Ran
Boxing Day On Sale Now Handicap Hurdle (Div 2) of £6,904.00 3-y-o plus
1st - £2,995.00, 2nd - £1,380.00, 3rd - £690.00, 4th - £350.00, 5th - £350.00, 6th - £350.00 , 7th - £350.00, 8th - £350.00 10 Ran
- Stewards Report
Permission was given for Freethinker (IRE) to wear a red hood to post.
Charlie Longsdon was fined £140 as, having requested permission for Freethinker (IRE) to wear a red hood to the start, he had failed to send a representative to remove it.
The winner, Soul Icon (GB), appeared to show improved form compared with its previous run at Uttoxeter on 1 September 2021 where the gelding finishing last of four, beaten by 65 lengths.
Keiran Burke’s explanation that Soul Icon (GB) benefitted from better tactics and making the running on this occasion as the gelding was very free last time out was noted.
Soul Icon (GB) was routine tested.
Time 4m. 46.43 secs, which is 12.71 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £262.40
Tote Trifecta- £2027.20
Non runners No Worries (GB) ( Self Cert (Not Eaten Up) ), Mcgarry ( Vets Cert (Infection) )