The eighth race that takes place during the Evening Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse every summer is The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race.
If you’ve yet to visit Kempton Park Racecourse, there are plenty of opportunities to do so throughout the year, with dozens of race days taking place at the venue thanks to their state-of-the-art all-weather Polytrack and floodlighting facilities.
The Evening Racing meeting, which hosts The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race, is one of several across the summer months. This one, in particular, offers an exquisite nine-race card with an exciting variety of flat race types.
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About The Race
The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race is a Class 4 handicap flat race that serves as the penultimate race of the Evening Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse every summer.
Open to horses aged four years old and above, The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race is the longest race of the day, running 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 218 yards of Kempton Park Racecourse.
A share of £7,250 was to compete for last summer, which was distributed to the first four race finishers as follows:
1st place – 9/2 Jersey Wonder (IRE) – £4,690
2nd place – 4/1 True Destiny (GB) – £1,396
3rd place – 8/11 House Edge (GB) – £697
4th place – 16/1 Berrahri (IRE) – £349
The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race will begin at around 20:15 on Wednesday the 30th of June 2021.
Class 4 races, just like The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race at Kempton Park’s Evening Racing, feature horses that are rated between 66-80 and 71-85, ridden and trained by some of the best jockeys and racehorse trainers in the industry.
Be prepared for some high-quality, high-octane horse racing action from one of the finest, most prestigious horse racing venues in the country.
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 2020 (ordered by saddlecloth number):
- Busy Street (GB) – fifth-place finish – 20/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-10 – ridden by jockey Alistair Rawlinson and trained by A W Carroll
- Jersey Wonder (IRE) – first-place finish – 9/2 starting price – weighing in at 9-9 – ridden by jockey Tom Marquand and trained by Jamie Osborne
- True Destiny (GB) – second-place finish – 4/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-7 – ridden by jockey Jason Watson and trained by Roger Charlton
- House Edge (GB) – third-place finish – 8/11 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Ryan Moore and trained by Michael Bell
- Berrahri (IRE) – fourth-place finish – 16/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-0 – ridden by jockey Joey Haynes and trained by John Best
- Blame It On Sally (IRE) – Non-Runner – starting price N/A – weighing in at 8-13 – assigned jockey William Buick and trained by Alan King
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Odds for The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race last time out at Kempton Park Racecourse ranged from 8/11 for the race favourite House Edge up to 20/1 for the longest outsider Busy Street.
This most recent edition of The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race was won by 9/2 priced third-favourite Jersey Wonder, who transformed £10 outright backing stakes into £55 in returns, £45 in profits.
Here are the previous 4 winners of The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race at The Evening Racing, including their odds, closest competitors and race stats:
Last summer at Kempton Park Racecourse in Surrey, the winner of The Class 4 Handicap Flat Race was 9/2 priced third-favourite Jersey Wonder, ridden by jockey Tom Marquand and trained by Jamie Osborne.
4/1 priced second-favourite True Destiny finished just a head behind Jersey Wonder in second place, followed by 8/11 priced race favourite House Edge in third place and 16/1 priced Berrahri in fourth.
Back in 2019, this particular longer length Class 4 Handicap did not take place, however, the 1m Class 4 was won by 10/1 priced Harbour, ridden by jockey Shane Kelly and trained by Richard Hughes.
7/1 priced Tamerlane finished two and three-quarter lengths behind Harbour Spirit in second place, followed by 7/2 priced joint race favourite Directory in third place and 5/1 priced Mazyoun in fourth.
Ridden by jockey Andrea Atzeni and trained by Roger Varian, 7/2 priced race favourite Faadhel finished first in the Class 4 Handicap at Kempton Park Racecourse in 2018.
6/1 priced Zain Star finished just a nose behind Faadhel in second place, followed by 10/1 priced Pinnata in third place and 14/1 priced Private Cashier in fourth.
2/1 priced race favourite Mr Minerals finished first in the Class 4 Handicap at Kempton Park’s Evening Racing in 2017, ridden by jockey Shane Kelly and trained by Richard Hughes.
8/1 priced Glorious Poet finished four and a half lengths behind Mr Minerals in second place, followed by 5/2 priced second-favourite Hersigh in third place and 16/1 priced Braztime in fourth.