SANDOWN PARK (Jump and Flat Turf Racing )
Good to firm in places 8 races.
£375k. First race 1.30 – 5-20
C4 show live:
2.05 Handicap Hurdle 2m3f + Winner £7,514.4
2.35 Celebration Chase Handicap 2m Winner £28,505.00
Feature Race . 3.10. Bet 365 Gold Cup Chase Handicap
3m 5f+ Winner £79,814.00. 18 ran.
WIN: POKER DE SIVOLA 8 10-12 partner TIMMY MURPHY handler presenter CATHERINE WALTON trainer Ferdy Murphy for D A Johnson. breeder Gilles Trapenard. 11-1 Winning distance two and a quarter lengths. Quirky to ride , mistake at first fence, doddled along throughout well off the pace in rear, made steady progress late, closed on leaders, lead over last, running on well to win easily.
2nd FAASEL 14-1
3rd BABY RUN partner SAM TWISTON-DAVIES 6-1 fav, led, throughout, gave their all, tiring at close, a wonderful performance.
4th TRIGGER MAN10-1
5th MAJOR MALARKEY16-1
18 RAN. TEN PULLED UP
Feature Race 3.45. Bet 365 1 Mile Flat Turf
4 year olds and up. Winner £45,416 5 ran
WIN: DICK TERPIN (IRE) 4 9-0 partner RICHARD HUGHES handler presenter? trainer Richard Hannon for John Manley 8/13 fav. Winning distance, two and a quarter lengths. Smart form as a three year old . Plenty of sparkle to kick off his four year old campaign in grand style here. Looked a picture, full of fun and confidence a credit to whoever handles him and rides him out every day at home. A great performance.
2nd CITYSCAPE 5-1
3rd DREAM EATER (ire) 12-1
4th MUSIC SHOW4-1
Jumps turf going GOOD to firm in places 7 races £100k 1.50 – 5.35 C4 show live.
2.20. Handicap Hurdle 2m. Winner £6,505.00
WIN; KNIGHT IN PURPLE 7 10-9 partner PETER CARBERRY (5) 5-18 ran.
3.30 betfair.com/paulnichols Handicap Chase (Class 2) 2m 4f Winner £21,917.00 7 ran.
WIN: MATUHI 8 11-2 partner HADDEN FROST, handler presenter? trainer David Pipe for Wellsford Racing Incorporated. 3-1 joint favourite