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2 14:25 York 22nd Aug 2020

Sky Bet Melrose Handicap (Class 2) (3YO only)

1m 5f 188y Good to Soft

Winner £40,462 - 14 ran - Draw Advantage: None
Weighed In
Position
Dist Btn
Horse
SP
Age / Wt
OR
Jockey / Trainer
1
12/1
3 8-8
86

in touch, headway 3f out, led approaching final furlong, ran on

2
4
9/1
3 9-1
93

slowly away, raced wide until joined main group after 4f, prominent, ridden to lead 2f out, headed approaching final furlong, kept on one pace

3
5/1 2Fav
3 8-10
88

held up towards rear, headway approaching 2f out, ridden and kept on same pace

4
9/1
3 8-10
88

keen led 1f, in touch, ridden 2f out, headway entering final furlong, stayed on towards finish

5
shd
16/1
3 9-7
99

tracked leaders, ridden 2f out, kept on same pace

6
nk
40/1
3 8-9
87

tracked leaders, led over 8f out, 3 lengths clear 3f out, ridden and headed 2f out, faded inside final furlong

7
25/1
3 8-5
83

in rear, ridden and headway 2f out, never nearer

8
14/1
3 8-1
79

led after 2f, headed over 8f out, tracked leader, ridden 3f out, weakened final furlong

9
13
11/1
3 8-12
90

held up towards rear, pushed along over 2f out, not trouble leaders

10
1
11/2
3 8-9
87

slowly away raced wide in touch, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

11
4
10/3 Fav
3 8-6
87

close up, pushed along 4f out, weakened 2f out

12
16
33/1
3 9-2 p
94

raced wide held up, pushed along over 3f out, never on terms

13
22/1
3 8-6
84

keen prominent 2f, in touch, pushed along 4f out, weakened and eased over 1f out

14
22/1
3 8-11
89

always in rear, weakened over 3f out, tailed off

Non Runner

NonRunner

Betting returns

Type Winnings
Betfair SP £16.03
CSF £109.72 (12, 3)
Tricast £622.68 (12, 3, 7)
Tote Win £9.10 (12)
Tote Place £3.40 (12), £3.00 (3), £2.20 (7)
Tote Swinger £9.90 (3, 7), £12.80 (3, 12), £11.40 (7, 12)
Tote Exacta £112.80 (12, 3)
Tote Trifecta £732.20 (12, 3, 7)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2019 Good to Firm 12 Hamish 6 3 9 3 92 213 44 days W Haggas (163 miles) James Doyle 7/ 1 2:56.08
2018 Good to Firm 16 Ghostwatch 1 3 8 13 92 3-13152 30 days C Appleby (163 miles) William Buick 10/ 1 2:53.87
2017 Good 19 Secret Advisor 13 3 9 2 96 12235 24 days C Appleby (163 miles) James Doyle 5/ 1 2:57.27
2016 Good 13 Wall of Fire 4 3 9 6 94 15-7010 21 days H Palmer (163 miles) William Buick 16/ 1 2:56.94
2015 Good 18 Polarisation 19 3 8 7 85 216158 14 days M Johnston (45 miles) Liam Jones 28/ 1 3:01.84
2014 Good 17 Vent De Force 7 3 8 7 85 53-5116 44 days H Morrison (196 miles) Richard Kingscote 16/ 1 2:56.64
2013 Soft 11 Dark Crusader 16 3 8 13 90 0-57811 26 days A J Martin Fran Berry 8/ 1 2:59.42
2012 Good to Soft 16 Guarantee 14 3 9 4 95 211 35 days W Haggas (163 miles) P Makin 9/ 1 2:57.44
2011 Good 19 Parlour Games 12 3 8 8 89 1-13441 14 days M Al Zarooni (163 miles) Frankie Dettori 9/ 1 2:59.68
2010 Good to Firm 16 Mount Athos 1 3 8 1 84 734115 23 days J Hills (202 miles) Franny Norton 8/ 1 2:58.19
2009 Good to Firm 13 Akmal 3 3 9 3 93 311215 23 days J Dunlop (255 miles) Richard Hills 8/ 1 2:58.47
2007 Good 19 Speed Gifted 13 3 8 11 89 15 33 days L Cumani (163 miles) Jamie Spencer 4/ 1 2:57.11
2006 Soft 8 Trick Or Treat 1 3 8 3 74 0-41111 7 days J Given (56 miles) Jamie Mackay 9/ 2 3:03.88
2005 Good to Firm 11 Tawqeet 7 3 9 0 88 01-4153 22 days J Dunlop (255 miles) Richard Hills 11/ 2 2:53.82
2004 Soft 13 Lost Soldier Three 2 3 8 11 87 61542 6 days L Cumani (163 miles) Kieren Fallon 3/ 1 3:04.67
2003 Good to Firm 11 Jagger 8 3 8 9 86 32416D 21 days G Butler (163 miles) E Ahern 9/ 1 2:56.71
2002 Good to Firm 10 Total Turtle 3 3 8 12 86 483127 22 days P & O Cole (195 miles) Jamie Spencer 10/ 1 2:54.67
2001 Good 16 Artillery 1 3 9 5 95 310 65 days Sir M Stoute (163 miles) Kieren Fallon 7/ 1 2:58.13
2000 Good 17 Riddlesdown 17 3 9 7 98 1-22109 23 days S P C Woods (163 miles) Richard Hughes 40/ 1 2:54.21

Race Favourite Stats
Year Favourite Finish Position Winner Market Position
2019 2 4
2018 4 7
2017 1 1
2016 5 10
2015 3 17
2014 3 7
2013 3 4
2012 3 5
2011 9 5
2010 14, 10, 1, 4 1

Race Record
Distance Record Time
1m 5f 188y 2:52.97