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2:35 Stratford 20 May 2018

Inspire Insurance Services Handicap Chase

(Class 4) (0-115, 5yo+) (2m213yds) 2m1f Good 12 fences
1st £6,498 2nd £1,908 3rd £954 4th £477


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
9 112 tp 106 103 115
b g Indian Danehill (IRE) - Glens Lady (IRE) (Mister Lord)
Sensibly ridden as two leaders went off far too fast, 25 lengths last at 1st, good progress from 9th, ridden to lead before last, soon in command (trainer said, regarding apparent improvement that gelding benefited form strongly run race on this drop back in trip) (op 9/1 tchd 10/1)
2  3
7 1110 116 110 122
b g Robin Des Pres (FR) - Mariah Rollins (IRE) (Over The River)
Nearly 20 lengths 4th at 2nd, 3rd and 5th, closed on leaders from 9th, led 2 out, driven and headed before last, one pace and soon held by winner (op 11/2)
3  4 [7]
7 118 109 99 111
b g Great Pretender (IRE) - Quelle Mome (FR) (Video Rock)
Mistake 1st, not fluent 2nd, well off pace until closed from 9th, 3rd next, 2nd and driven 2 out, 3rd and no extra between last two, well held when awkward last (op 6/1)
4  [11½]
8 1112 h 113 98 111
b g Turtle Island (IRE) - Pyrexie (FR) (Pistolet Bleu)
Well off pace until closed from 9th, ridden before 2 out, well held after (op 7/1 tchd 11/2)
5  6 [17½]
13 97 Out-of-Handicaps 7 p 87 65 81
ch g Swift Gulliver (IRE) - Arushofgold (IRE) (Alphabatim)
2nd and going far too fast with one other, soon 15 lengths clear of rest, led 7th, headed and mistake 2 out, soon beaten but plugged on, jumped right last (op 50/1 tchd 80/1)
6  5 [22½]
8 116 t 107 79 94
b g Fair Mix (IRE) - Minimum (Terimon)
Off pace in midfield, skied 3rd, ridden and effort 9th, struggling before 2 out (op 11/2)
7  36 [58½]
10 116 t 107 36 62
b g King's Theatre (IRE) - River Mill (IRE) (Supreme Leader)
Chased leaders to 8th, dropped out rapidly next, tailed off before 2 out (op 14/1)
10 1010 p 102
b g Brian Boru - Deise Dreamer (IRE) (Beneficial)
Taken down early, led at breakneck pace from 2nd until 7th, pressed leader, dropped out rapidly before 2 out, tailed off and pulled up last (op 12/1 tchd 16/1)
8 113 h 104
b g Arakan (USA) - Six Bob (IRE) (Anshan)
Led at furious pace until 1st, mistake 4th, lost place and mistake 6th, tailed off and pulled up after next (trainer said gelding was unsuited by fast early pace, vet reported gelding lost left-fore shoe) (tchd 9/2 and tchd 11/2)
8 99 Out-of-Handicaps 2 tp 87
gr g Martaline - La Gaminerie (FR) (Cadoudal)
Behind, hit 2nd, lost touch 7th, tailed off when mistake 9th, pulled up 2 out (trainer said gelding was outpaced on the quicker ground) (op 15/2 tchd 6/1)
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