Race 1 (129)

BEDFORD HANDICAP   Rating:40-0   1000m   Happy Valley   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 3 THE GOOD DEAL (G025) L Ferraris B-/SR2/TT Away with them, raced 2 wide in midfield, 3 wide turning in, finished off strongly to score.
2 8 VALHALLA (E495) B Avdulla XB/TT Bumped start, raced slightly better than midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, showed good response in straight, hit the front approaching 100M, kept on well but unable to hold off the winner final 50M.
3 2 MULTIMORE (D443) Z Purton TT Jumped well, sent forward to take the lead, headed 550M, 2nd turning in, retook the lead 200M, peaked and headed 100M, ran on evenly to take a place.
4 7 HAPPY HORSE (H061) Y L Chung H/TT Began only fairly, sent forward to race prominently, took the lead 550M, led by a length turning in, peaked and headed 200M, kept on evenly to the line.
5 6 DASHING TRIUMPH (G341) K Teetan B/TT Bumped start and unbalanced, raced behind midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, unable to obtain clear run early in straight until final 50M, made some progress thereafter.
6 4 FINGERS CROSSED (G403) L Currie B/TT Bumped shortly after start, raced 2 wide behind midfield, there to turn, angled out 350M, one-paced in straight.
7 1 AMAZING TRAVIS (H132) M Chadwick H-/TT Began fairly, raced at tail, saved ground on turn, kept on same pace in straight.
8 9 BRILLIANT EIGHT (G280) H T Mo B Began smartly, raced in midfield on the outside, dropped towards rear on turn, one-paced in straight.
9 5 CALL ME TEDDY (G233) M L Yeung B2/TT Jumped with them, tracked leaders on the outside, dropped to midfield on turn, weakened gradually in straight.
B : Blinkers BO : Blinker with one cowl only CC : Cornell Collar CP : Sheepskin Cheek Pieces
CO : Sheepskin Cheek Piece One Side E : Ear Plugs H : Hood P : Pacifier
PC : Pacifier with cowls PS : Pacifier with one cowl SB : Sheepskin Browband SR : Shadow Roll
TT : Tongue Tie V : Visor VO : Visor with one cowl XB : Crossed Nose Band
"1" : First time "2" : Replaced "-" : Removed