The Class 6 Handicap Flat Race is the first race that takes place during the August Evening Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse every year.
Offering a magnificent seven-race card including the likes of The Class 3 Fillies’ Novice Stakes and The EBF Novice Stakes, the first of three August Evening Racing meetings is a thrilling affair that usually takes place on the first or second Wednesday of August every summer, depending on surrounding fixture dates.
Don’t miss the next edition of the August Evening Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse on Wednesday the 4th 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 6 Handicap Flat Race is a Class 6 handicap flat race that serves as the opening race of the first of three August Evening Racing meetings at Kempton Park Racecourse every year.
Open to horses aged three years old and above, The Class 6 Handicap Flat Race runs precisely one mile of Kempton Park Racecourse and featured 12 runners last time out.
The most recent edition of this event had a prize pool worth £6,069 to the first four finishers. Here’s how much was assigned to each placement position:
1st place – 9/4 Baashiq (IRE) – £3,105
2nd place – 8/1 Mochalov (GB) – £924
3rd place – 33/1 Bhodi (IRE) – £462
4th place – 4/1 Seraphim (GB) – £300
The Class 6 Handicap Flat Race will begin at approximately 17:30 on Wednesday the 4th of August 2021.
The Class 6 Handicap Flat Race is the first race of seven during this wonderful event and we can assure you that the runners taking part will set a benchmark of high quality for each and every race going forward.
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):
- Cashel (IRE) – fifth-place finish – 6/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-13 – ridden by jockey Alistair Rawlinson and trained by Michael Appleby
- Arlecchino’s Leap (GB) – ninth-place finish – 16/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-11 – ridden by jockey Pat Dobbs and trained by Mark Usher
- Declamation (IRE) – eighth-place finish – 16/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-11 – ridden by jockey Sean Levey and trained by John Butler
- Bhodi (IRE) – third-place finish – 33/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-11 – ridden by jockey George Wood and trained by Kevin Frost
- Baashiq (IRE) – first-place finish – 9/4 starting price – weighing in at 9-10 – ridden by jockey Adam Kirby and trained by Peter Hiatt
- Deadly Accurate (GB) – eleventh-place finish – 33/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-9 – ridden by jockey Liam Keniry and trained by Roy Brotherton
- Sweet Nature (IRE) – twelfth-place finish – 16/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-8 – ridden by jockey Jim Crowley and trained by Laura Mongan
- Bigshotte (GB) – seventh-place finish – 40/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-8 – ridden by jockey Richard Havlin and trained by Luke Dace
- Wall Of Sapphire (IRE) – tenth-place finish – 20/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-7 – ridden by jockey Shane Kelly and trained by Mark Loughnane
- Clem A (GB) – Non-Runner – starting price N/A – weighing in at 9-6 – assigned jockey Kieran Shoemark and trained by Alan Bailey
- Seraphim (GB) – fourth-place finish – 4/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-6 – ridden by jockey Andrea Atzeni and trained by Marco Botti
- Mochalov (GB) – second-place finish – 8/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Paddy Bradley and trained by Jane Chapple-Hyam
- Salmon Fishing (IRE) – sixth-place finish – 12/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-1 – ridden by jockey Gerald Mosse and trained by Mohamed Moubarak
- Boxatricks (IRE) – Non-Runner – starting price N/A – weighing in at 9-0 – assigned jockey Sean Kirrane and trained by Julia Feilden
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Odds for The Class 6 Handicap Flat Race ranged from 9/4 for the race favourite Baaqhiq up to 40/1 for the longest outsider Bigshotte last time out.
In this edition of the race, it was the race favourite Baashiq that came out on top, turning £25 outright betting stakes into £81.25 in returns, £56.25 in profits.
Here are the previous 4 winners of The Class 6 Handicap Flat Race at The Evening Racing, including their odds, closest competitors and race stats:
This particular August Evening Racing meeting did not take place at Kempton Park Racecourse in 2020 due to a compact racing calendar at the venue combined with the global pandemic.
The winner of The Class 6 Handicap Flat Race at Kempton Park’s Evening Racing in August 2019 was 9/4 priced race favourite Baashiq, ridden by jockey Adam Kirby and trained by Peter Hiatt.
8/1 priced Mochalov finished a length and three-quarters behind Baashiq in second place, followed by 33/1 priced outsider Bhodi in third place and 4/1 priced second-favourite Seraphim in fourth.
At Kempton Park Racecourse in August 2018, The Class 6 Handicap Flat Race during the Evening Racing meeting was won by 7/2 priced third-favourite Fortune And Glory, ridden by jockey Nicola Currie and trained by Joseph Tuite.
6/4 priced race favourite Oskeman finished just half a length behind Fortune And Glory in second place, followed by 2/1 priced second-favourite Appointment Only in third place and 16/1 priced Connemera Queen in fourth.
Back in 2017, the winner of The Class 6 Handicap Flat Race during the first August Evening Racing meeting of the year at Kempton Park Racecourse was 10/3 priced race favourite Mutineer, ridden by jockey Harry Bentley and trained by Daniel and Claire Kubler.
12/1 priced Satchville Flyer finished two lengths behind Mutineer in second place, followed by 14/1 priced Chetan in third place and 16/1 priced Dream Start in fourth.