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EBF Novice Stakes

Every year, during the August Evening Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse, The EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race is the third race to take place.

Kempton Park Racecourse in Surrey is the magnificent host of this spectacular event, which offers a thrilling seven-race card just a few days after the Afternoon Racing affair at the very same venue.

The next edition of the first of three August Evening Racing meetings is scheduled to take place 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 EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race is a class 4 flat race for novice runners that serves as the third race of the August Evening Racing meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse every summer.

Exclusively open to horses aged just two years old, The EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race runs just seven furlongs of Kempton Park Racecourse and featured twelve runners last time out.

In 2019, at the most recent edition of this race day, The EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race offered a prize pool worth £9,000 which was split between the first four finishers in the following fashion:

1st place – 13/8 Eshaasy (GB) – £5,822

2nd place – 25/1 Harrison Point (FR) – £1,732

3rd place – 33/1 Protagonist (FR) – £866

4th place – 25/1 Zingaro Boy (IRE) – £433

The EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race at Kempton Park’s August Evening Racing meeting will begin at around 18:30 on Wednesday the 4th of August 2021. 

Runners

The energetic young runners that participate in The EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race during the August Evening Racing at Kempton Park Racecourse consistently provide a spectacular show for those in attendance and wagering from afar.

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. Desert Palms (GB) – Non-Runner – starting price N/A – weighing in at 9-5 – assigned jockey Andrea Atzeni and trained by Richard Hannon
  2. Dogged (GB) – ninth-place finish – 40/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Gerald Mosse and trained by David Elsworth
  3. Eshaasy (GB) – first-place finish – 13/8 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Jim Crowley and trained by John and Thady Gosden
  4. Game Over (IRE) – eleventh-place finish – 66/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Sean Levey and trained by Richard Hannon
  5. General Joe (IRE) – twelfth-place finish – 10/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Adam Kirby and trained by Clive Cox
  6. Harrison Point (FR) – second-place finish – 25/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Hollie Doyle and trained by Anthony Watson
  7. Huwaiteb (GB) – tenth-place finish – 25/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Kieran Shoemark and trained by Owen Burrows
  8. Impatient (GB) – fifth-place finish – 7/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Harry Bentley and trained by Ralph Beckett
  9. Oslo (GB) – sixth-place finish – 14/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Jason Watson and trained by Sir Michael Stoute
  10. Perfected (GB) – eighth-place finish – 9/2 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Andrea Atzeni and trained by Roger Varian
  11. Protagonist (FR) – third-place finish – 33/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Tom Marquand and trained by Jamie Osborne
  12. Spirit Of Light (IRE) – seventh-place finish – 6/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey William Buick and trained by Charlie Appleby
  13. Zingaro Boy (IRE) – fourth-place finish – 25/1 starting price – weighing in at 9-5 – ridden by jockey Oisin Murphy and trained by Hugo Palmer

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Odds

In the most recent edition of The EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race at Kempton Park Racecourse, odds ranged from 13/8 for the race favourite Eshaasy up to 66/1 for the longest outsider Game Over.

It was in fact the 13/8 priced race favourite Eshaasy that finished first on this thrilling occasion, converting, for example, £20 outright backing stakes into £52.50 in returns, £32.50 in profits.

Previous Winners

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

2020

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.

2019

The most recent edition of The EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race at Kempton Park’s August Evening Racing meeting was 13/8 priced race favourite Eshaasy, ridden by jockey Jim Crowley and trained by John and Thady Gosden.

25/1 outsider Harrison Point finished just a neck behind Eshaasy in second place, followed by 33/1 priced longer outsider Protagonist in third place and 25/1 priced outsider Zingaro Boy in fourth.

2018

Sand Share, the 7/2 priced race third-favourite, ridden by jockey Richard Kingscote and trained by Ralph Beckett, finished first in The EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race in August 2018 at Kempton Park Racecourse.

15/8 priced joint-favourite Deira Surprise finished just three-quarters of a length behind Sand Share in second place, followed by 6/1 priced Gleeful in third place and 33/1 priced outsider Mandy The One in fourth.

2017

The EBF Novice Stakes Flat Race was won by 5/1 priced joint second-favourite Verandah at Kempton Park’s Evening Racing meeting in 2017, ridden by jockey Robert Tart and trained by John and Thady Gosden.

16/1 priced Fille De Reve finished two lengths behind Verandah in second place, followed by 13/2 priced West Palm Beach in third place and 14/1 priced Paint in fourth.

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