Champion Jockey in action at Ayr

26 Feb 2018

Champion Jockey in action at Ayr

Racing at Ayr today goes ahead after the track passed an inspection.

The star attraction at the track is champion jockey Richard Johnson who has five mounts on the seven race card.

The feature races are two Class 3 contests with the first of these, the £12,700 Bet At Novices’ Chase due off at 3.50pm. Run over two miles four and a half furlongs this features  Bobbie’s Diamond from Andrew Hamilton’s Carluke yard who won impressively at the track earlier in the month.

The richest race of the afternoon is the £13,800 Get Daily Tips At Handicap Hurdle also over the two mile four and a half furlong trip and top weight One For Harry runs for the in-form combination of trainer Nicky Richards and jockey Ryan Day while Adrian Keatley, better known for his exploits on the Flat sends Notwhatiam from his base at the Curragh.

The first race is due off at 2.15 pm.

Issued by Iain Ferguson on behalf of Ayr Racecourse. For further information please contact Iain Ferguson on 01292-294972 or 07795-565691.


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