Newbury

  • 18:20 Pump Technology Apprentice Handicap1m 3f 5y

  • Winner £2,588 2nd £770 3rd £385 4th £192
  • Going: Good to Firm
  • Surface: Turf

Result

  • Weighed In

  • Winning time: 2m 23.39s
  • Off time: 18:20:11
18:20 Newbury Racecards
No Draw Dist
1st Standpoint 2/1
2nd Shirataki (IRE) 16/1
3rd Now What 9/2

Racecard

No Form Silk Horse A Wgt Trainer Jockey OR SP
1 (7) 600411 Pink and Dark Blue stripes, Dark Blue and Pink diabolo on sleeves, Pink cap Standpoint 3 (ex6)
Distance Winner
7 10-3 C R Dore Ryan Tate (3) 68 2/13.00
2 (9) 19808-6 Royal Blue, Emerald Green and Royal Blue halved sleeves Epsom Salts 10
8 9-12 P Phelan Sophie Ralston (5) 69 14/115.00
3 (5) 701118 White, Royal Blue sash, Red sleeves, White cap, Royal Blue star Highlife Dancer 8
5 9-12 v M R Channon Charles Bishop 69 7/18.00
4 (6) 371248 Purple, light blue spots on sleeves Shirataki (IRE) 27
Distance Winner
5 9-7 P W Hiatt Thomas Garner (3) 64 16/117.00
6 (2) 965/2-74 Maroon, White epaulets, Emerald Green sleeves Now What 27
6 9-3 J G Portman David Coyle (5) 60 9/25.50
7 (10) 946052 GREEN, PLUM sleeves, hooped cap Bold Cross (IRE) 10
10 9-2 E G Bevan D J Bates 59 15/28.50
8 (4) 5/470-90 Dark Blue, White cross belts, Yellow sleeves and cap Dicey Vows (USA) 58
5 8-13 A P Jarvis D A Parkes (5) 56 40/141.00
9 (1) 8624-69 Purple, Yellow chevron, Red sleeves, Purple cap, Yellow diamonds Chasin' Rainbows 14
5 8-10 S Kirk Josh Baudains (3) 53 8/19.00
10 (8) 680-303 Royal Blue, White cap, Royal Blue spots Transfer 12
Distance Winner
8 8-8 R J Price Daniel Muscutt (3) 51 8/19.00
Non runners
5 (3)767-431Golden Jubilee (USA)49-3N A Twiston-DaviesWilliam Twiston-Davies60

Verdict

STANDPOINT arrives in fine fettle having landed a double on the Polytrack at Lingfield. He's taken to defy a penalty given he won off a higher mark at Doncaster last term. The handicapper may have caught up with Highlife Dancer now after he was well beaten at Windsor last week but Golden Jubileee is not out of this upped 5lb for a recent victory at Kempton. Now What finished well ahead of Shirataki when fourth on the Polytrack last time and could prove best of the remainder