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Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap

The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race is the second race that takes place at Kempton Park Racecourse each year for the August Evening Racing meeting.

The August Evening Racing Meeting, which takes place at Kempton Park Racecourse and features an explosive seven-race card, features thrilling flat races like The Maiden Stakes Flat Race and The Fillies’ Handicap Flat Race, is a must-see yearly event.

Kempton Park Racecourse, in the suburbs of Surrey near the Greater London boundary, is one of the most prestigious, well-known horse racing grounds in the UK, with flat racing in the summer and National Hunt jumps racing in the winter.

The Christmas Festival is the most popular of Kempton Park’s numerous racedays, taking place every year on Boxing Day and the 27th of December, featuring The King George VI Chase, the second most prestigious steeplechase behind the Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Don’t miss the next edition of the August Evening Racing meeting on Wednesday the 25th of August 2021. For all of The Kempton Park Racecourse Evening Racing news and ticket information, sign up for The Jockey Club’s newsletter at https://www.thejockeyclub.co.uk/newsletter/.

About The Race

The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race is a Class 4 handicap flat race that serves as the second race of the August Evening Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse every summer.

Exclusively open to horses aged three years old, The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race runs exactly 1 mile of Kempton Park Racecourse and usually features a fairly small field of runners.

The most recent edition of The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race featured a prize pool worth £11,200, which was shared proportionately between the first four finishers as follows:

1st place – 4/1 Image Of The Moon (GB) – £6,469

2nd place – 33/1 City Tour (GB) – £1,925

3rd place – 6/4 Mums Hope (GB) – £962

4th place – 6/1 Fares Poet (IRE) – £481

The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race will start at around 18:25 on Wednesday the 25th of August 2021.

Runners

The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race usually features a fairly small field of runners, all of which have official ratings of between 66 and 85.

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

  1. Tipperary Jack (USA) – fifth-place finish – 3/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-10 – ridden by jockey Kieren Fox and trained by John Best
  2. Renegade Master (GB) – sixth-place finish – 8/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-10 – ridden by jockey Pat Cosgrave and trained by George Baker
  3. Mutasaamy (IRE) – Non-Runner – starting price N/A – weighing in at 9-7 – not assigned a jockey – trained by Roger Varian
  4. Mums Hope (GB) – third-place finish – 6/4 starting price – weighing in at 9-6 – ridden by jockey Oisin Murphy and trained by Hughie Morrison
  5. Fares Poet (IRE) – fourth-place finish – 6/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Shane Kelly and trained by Marco Botti
  6. City Tour (GB) – second-place finish – 33/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-2 – ridden by jockey  Richard Kingscote and trained by Lydia Richards
  7. Image Of The Moon (GB) – first-place finish – 4/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-2 – ridden by jockey Cieren Fallon and trained by Shaun Keightley

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Odds

Last time out, odds in The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race ranged from 6/4 for the race favourite Mums Hope up to 33/1 for the longest outsider City Tour who managed a second-place finish.

This edition of the race was won by 4/1 priced third-favourite Image Of The Moon, who converted, for example, all £10 outright backing stakes into £50 in returns, £40 in profits.

Previous Winners

Here are the previous 4 winners of The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race at The Evening Racing, including their odds, closest competitors and race stats:

2020

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

2019

2019 was the year that Kempton Park Racecourse last hosted this particular August Evening Racing meeting, where The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race was won by 4/1 priced third-favourite Image Of The Moon, ridden by jockey Cieren Fallon and trained by Shane Keightley.

33/1 priced outsider City Tour finished a length and a quarter behind Image Of The Moon in second place, followed by 6/4 priced race favourite Mums Hope in third place and 6/1 priced Fares Poet in fourth.

2018

Ridden by jockey Adam Kirby and trained by Clive Cox, 7/1 priced King’s Slipper finished first in The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race at Kempton Park Racecourse in August 2018.

2/1 priced race favourite Croque Monsieur finished just a neck behind King’s Slipper in second place, followed by 20/1 priced outsider Quality Seeker in third place and 8/1 priced Blame Culture in fourth.

2017

Back in August 2017 at Kempton Park’s Evening Racing meeting, The Class 4 ‘1 Mile’ Handicap Flat Race was won by 2/1 priced race favourite Mudallel, ridden by jockey James Doyle and trained by Ed Dunlop.

8/1 priced Ventura Blues finished just half a length behind Mudallel in second place, followed by  13/2 priced Under Control in third place and 12/1 priced Queensbrydge in fourth.

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