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6:00 Worcester 18 Aug 2021

Arctic Spas Handicap Chase (GBB Race)

(Class 2) (4yo+) 2m7f Good 16 fences
1st £11,706.75 2nd £5,382 3rd £2,691 4th £1,345.50 5th £672.75 6th £335.25


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
7 113 t 138 86 156
b g Poliglote - Reine De Lestrade (FR) (Sabrehill)
Travelled strongly, held up in rear, steady headway from 10th, went third and going easily 13th, pressed leader just before 2 out, led last, nudged along and quickened when went well clear run-in, impressive
2  12
10 116 t 141 79 145
b g Dr Massini (IRE) - Poacher's Paddy (IRE) (Jurado)
Midfield, went third 9th, mistake 10th, not fluent 11th, left in second 12th, led before 2 out, ridden approaching last, headed last, outpaced and no chance with winner run-in (op 6/1)
3  [14¼]
9 108 p 129 65 130
b g Scorpion (IRE) - Etoile Margot (FR) (Garde Royale)
Held up in rear, headway 12th, pushed along after 3 out, ridden and disputing third approaching last, went third just after last, kept on, no match for winner (op 11/1 tchd 14/1)
4  [15¾]
8 1112 147 82 146
b g Fine Grain (JPN) - Folle Tempete (FR) (Fabulous Dancer)
Towards rear of midfield, headway from 10th, went fourth 13th, ridden after 2 out, soon beaten and weakened (op 13/2 tchd 11/2)
5  [17½]
8 107 t 128 61 125
b g Balko (FR) - Marie Royale (FR) (Turgeon)
Chased leaders, went second 4th, led before 5th, not fluent 5th, ridden and headed 2 out, lost second 2 out, weakened approaching last (op 9/1 tchd 15/2)
6  [26]
8 102 p 123 48 113
b g Stowaway - Lisacul Queen (IRE) (Old Vic)
Chased leaders, went second 3rd, lost second and chased leaders 4th, ridden and struggling after 12th, dropped to last 3 out, weakened approaching last
9 1011 t 135
b g Yeats (IRE) - Lady Rolfe (IRE) (Alzao)
Pressed leader, lost position and chased leaders 3rd, lost position and dropped to midfield when reminders after 8th, dropped to last 12th, became detached and pulled up 3 out (op 17/2)
8 115 p 140
b g Azamour (IRE) - Prophets Honor (FR) (Highest Honor)
Led, headed and chased leader after 4th, every chance when bad mistake and jockey lost iron 12th, soon dropped to rear, pulled up 13th, not recover (jockey said gelding made a bad mistake at the fifth last fence and stopped quickly shortly afterwards) (op 16/1 tchd 18/1)
8 100 Out-of-Handicaps 1 tb 121
b g Doctor Dino (FR) - Alzasca (FR) (Grape Tree Road)
Midfield, mistake 2nd, jockey looked down to see if something was amiss and pulled up 7th (vet said gelding was found to be lame on its left-fore but upon inspection post-race, had returned sound) (op 16/1 tchd 11/1)
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