By Andrew Atkinson
Phil Kirby trained Whoshotthesherrif finished second at Carlisle on October 15 in the Class 3 Racing TV Novices Limited Handicap Chase over 1 mile 7 furlongs.
“Whoshotthesherrif is back home for tea time. An excellent start to his chasing career, after running a very close second at Carlisle,” said Green Oaks Farm stables Yorkshire based Kirby.
Six-year-old Whoshotthesherrif, ridden by Sean Quinlan, finished second behind Dan Skelton trained Flegmatik, beaten one and a half lengths, staying on, on the flat, having been backed from 16-1 to 10-1.
Whoshotthesheriff, who won at Carlisle, Sedgefield and Ayr last year, should soon be returning to the winner’s enclosure.