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Novice Auction Stakes

The second race that takes place at Kempton Park Racecourse for the August Afternoon Racing meeting every year is The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race.

The August Afternoon Racing meeting, held every summer at Kempton Park Racecourse in Surrey, has an excellent eight-race card that includes exciting flat races such as The Novice Stakes and The Class 3 Handicap Flat Race.

Owing to its state-of-the-art all-weather Polytrack and excellent floodlighting facilities, Kempton Park Racecourse is amongst the most prominent and prestigious horse racing venues in the country, hosting dozens of race days throughout each season.

Don’t miss the next edition of the August Afternoon Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse on Friday the 20th of August 2021. For all of The Kempton Park Racecourse Afternoon Racing news and ticket information, sign up for The Jockey Club’s newsletter at https://www.thejockeyclub.co.uk/newsletter/.

About The Race

The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race is a Class 5 flat race for novices that serves as the second race of the August Afternoon Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse every summer.

Exclusively open to horses aged just two years old, The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race runs precisely 1 mile of Kempton Park Racecourse and usually features a moderately-sized field of runners.

At the most recent running of The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race there was a race purse worth £6,000, which was was split between the first four finishers as follows:

1st place – 5/1 Bronze River (GB) – £3,881

2nd place – 8/15 Overpriced Mixer (GB) – £1,155

3rd place – 11/2 Island Storm (IRE) – £577

4th place – 20/1 No Can Do (GB) – £289

The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race is scheduled to begin at around 14:30 during the Afternoon Racing at Kempton Park on Friday the 20th of August 2021.

Runners

The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race usually features a moderately sized field of runners, all of which are two-year-old colts and fillies with official ratings of between 56 and 75. These young horses have been trained by some of the most experienced racehorse trainers in the industry and will be looking to prove that they belong on turf as prestigious as this.

Here are the runners, their starting prices and how they fared in this fantastic race at Kempton Park’s Afternoon Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse last time out in 2019 (ordered by saddlecloth number):

  1. Bronze River (GB) – first-place finish – 5/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey William Cox and trained by Andrew Balding
  2. Gweedore (GB) – fifth-place finish – 16/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Gerald Mosse and trained by Jason Ward
  3. Island Storm (IRE) – third-place finish – 11/2 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey David Egan and trained by Heather Main
  4. No Can Do (GB) – fourth-place finish – 20/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Shane Kelly and trained by Jamie Osborne
  5. Opine (IRE) – sixth-place finish – 10/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Hayley Turner and trained by Michael Bell
  6. Overpriced Mixer (GB) – second-place finish – 8/15 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Oisin Murphy and trained by Jamie Osborne
  7. Early Morning Mist (IRE) – seventh-place finish – 66/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-0 – ridden by jockey Gabriele Malune and trained by Amy Murphy
  8. Havana Princess (GB) – eighth-place finish – 50/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-0 – ridden by jockey Kieran Fox and trained by Jon Scargill

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Odds

Odds ranged from 8/15 for the strong race favourite Overpriced Mixer up to 66/1 for the longest outsider Early Morning Mist at the most recent edition of The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race at Kempton Park Racecourse.

5/1 priced Bronze River came out on top in this edition of The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race, though, transforming £10 outright backing stakes into £60 in returns, £50 in profits.

Previous Winners

Here are the previous 4 winners of The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race at The Afternoon Racing, including their odds, closest competitors and race stats:

2020

The August Afternoon Racing meeting did not take place at Kempton Park Racecourse in 2020.

2019

The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race was won by 5/1 priced second-favourite Bronze River at the most recent edition of the August Afternoon Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse in 2019, ridden by jockey William Cox and trained by Andrew Balding.

8/15 priced strong race favourite Overpriced Mixer finished just a head behind Bronze River in second place, followed by 11/2 priced Island Storm in third place and 20/1 priced No Can Do in fourth.

2018

Ridden by jockey Oisin Murphy and trained by Archie Watson, 5/2 priced second-favourite Meringue finished first in The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race at Kempton Park Racecourse in 2018.

2/1 priced race favourite Ballet Red finished two lengths behind Meringue in second place, followed by 7/1 priced Never Do Nothing in third place and 25/1 priced slight outsider Accredited in fourth.

2017

We Are The World, the 4/11 priced strong race favourite, finished first in The Novice Auction Stakes Flat Race at Kempton Park Racecourse in 2017, ridden by jockey Luke Morris and trained by Archie Watson.

6/1 priced second-favourite Great Shot Sam finished a length and three-quarters behind We Are The World in second place, followed by 15/2 priced third-favourite Queen Adelaide in third place and 14/1 priced Sicario in fourth.

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