2m. 3f. 164yds. (Class 2) 5-y-o plus8 Ran
mylittletip.co.uk Sussex Champion Chase Handicap Chase (GBB Race) of £20,000.00 5-y-o plus
1st - £10,406.00, 2nd - £4,784.00, 3rd - £2,392.00, 4th - £1,196.00, 5th - £598.00, 6th - £298.00 8 Ran
- Stewards Report
The winner, Pistol Whipped (IRE), appeared to show improved form compared with its previous run at Newbury on 6 March 2021 where the gelding finished eleventh of fourteen, beaten by 33 ½ lengths.
Nicky Henderson’s representative’s explanation that the gelding benefitted from positive tactics and being able to dominate on this occasion was noted.
Pistol Whipped (IRE) was routine tested.
Following the race, the Veterinary Officer reported that The Flying Sofa (FR), placed second, was lame on its left fore.
Time 5m. 2.10 secs, which is 1.45 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £69.80
Tote Trifecta- £345.00