Rebecca Curtis saddled The Boola Boss to Worcester win.
Rebecca Curtis saddled The Boola Boss to Worcester win.

By Andrew Atkinson

First View and Basholo 34-1 Leicester double

First View and Basholo returned a 34-1 double at Leicester’s evening meeting on Saturday.

Saeed bin Suroor trained First View (3-1) carrying 10st 2lbs won the Leicester Racecourse C4 Handicap over 1m, under 5lbs claimer Christian Howarth, gaining a 2 1/2 lengths win ahead of 2-1 favourite He’s A Gentleman.

Hollie Doyle rode Basholo to Leicester win.

Hollie Doyle rode Basholo (15-2) trained by Stella Barclay to victory in the Leicester Racecourse Conferences and Events Handicap over 5 furlongs, gaining a short head verdict over Miss Belladonna.

Selection, Portelet Bay (3-1) under Hollie Doyle was thwarted to complete a treble, when going under by a nose in the Class 6 June 23 Handicap over 5f, behind winner Super Julius (28-1).

The Boolaboss and Wild Max 16-1 Worcester double

SEAN Bowen rode tip The Boola Boss (10-1) to victory in the Amodil Group Novices Handicap Chase over 2m 7f at Worcester’s evening meeting on Saturday.

Rebecca Curtis trained six-year-old The Boola Boss, carrying 11st 11lbs, was pushed along over four furlongs out, making a slight mistake three out, keeping well on to lead, gaining a photo finish short head verdict over Great D’Ange.

Paul Nicholls trained Wild Max (8-15) completed the double, when landing the C3 Amodil Supplies Ltd Novices Handicap Chase over 2m.

Seven-year-old Wild Max, under Harry Cobden, led four out to go on to win by an emphatic 40 lengths ahead of Ragamuffin.

*Selections Mark The Man (7.00) and The Thirsty Farmer (8.30) were non-runners.

Caption: Rebecca Curtis saddled The Boola Boss to Worcester win.