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3:05 Sandown 8 Dec 2001

William Hill Handicap Hurdle Class A (Listed Race)

(Class 1) (0-150, 4yo+) (1m7f216yds) 2m Soft 8 hurdles
1st £31,900 2nd £12,100 3rd £6,050 4th £2,750 5th £1,375 6th £825
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
4 912 b1 113 109 122
b g Robellino(USA) - Arc Empress Jane(IRE) (Rainbow Quest)
Tracked leader after 2nd, led before 2 out, soon joined, kept on well under pressure flat (op 12-1 tchd 16-1 in places)
2  nk
5 110 t 126 122 135
b m Royal Charter(FR) - Tourbrune(FR) (Pamponi)
Held up midfield, progress 5th, ridden to challenge 2 out, upsides winner last, kept on under pressure, just held (op 5-2 tchd 3-1)
3  8 [8¼]
5 1013 125 113 128
br g Perugino(USA) - Election Special (Chief Singer)
Led, clear to after 2nd, ridden and headed before 2 out where mistake, 3rd and beaten when blundered last (op 4-1 tchd 6-1 in places)
4  [10]
8 112 133 119 132
b g Sunshine Forever(USA) - Curl And Set(USA) (Nijinsky)
Held up towards rear, progress 3 out, ridden before next, one pace and no impression leaders (tchd 20-1 in places)
5  1 [11]
7 117 140 125 141
gr g Riverwise(USA) - Came Cottage (Nearly A Hand)
Held up, last to 3rd, steady progress from next, ridden to press leaders when mistake 2 out, weakened before last (op 10-1)
6  4 [15]
4 1010 127 108 121
ch g Fraam - Stride Home (Absalom)
Mistakes 1st and 2nd, held up towards rear, pushed along and no progress before 2 out, never near leaders after (op 20-1)
7  nk [15¼]
5 107 119 100 113
ch g Sabrehill(USA) - Verchinina (Star Appeal)
Chased leader to after 2nd, mistake 3rd, ridden and gradually weakened before 2 out (op 20-1 tchd 33-1 in places)
8  5 [20¼]
5 105 117 93 106
ch g Risk Me(FR) - Galejade (Sharrood)
Took keen hold, prominent, ridden and lost place before 2 out, soon weakened (op 7-1 tchd 8-1 in a place and 11-2)
9  hd [20½]
4 115 131 107 120
b f Saint Cyrien(FR) - Epsibelle(IRE) (Darshaan)
Midfield, ridden before 3 out, soon struggling in rear (op 5-1 tchd 13-2 in a place)
10  11 [31½]
5 115 b 131 96 109
b g Tenby - Mirana(IRE) (Ela-Mana-Mou)
Chased leaders, ridden and lost place before 3 out, no chance after (op 7-1 tchd 8-1)
11  1 [32½]
7 111 v 127 91 104
b g Law Society(USA) - Rosa Van Fleet (Sallust)
Held up, mistake 3rd and dropped last, struggling from next, soon no chance (op 20-1 tchd 33-1 in a place)