Fakenham 13:40 – Betfred offer 11/4 odds for Kilbrew Boy win

Extra place available at Betfred

Horse Racing Betting

Seven runners are in the field for the Fakenham 13:40 over a distance of 2m 5f. This is a class 3 handicap chase which is open to 4-year-olds and over.

Fakenham 13:40 Race Odds*

Kilbrew Boy 11/4
Encore Champs 7/2
Eureu Du Bolay 4/1
Thomas Todd 5/1
Volt Face 6/1
Itsafreebee 13/2
Nobel Leader 10/1
*( betting odds taken from Coral on December 16th, 2019 at 4:41 pm)

Kilbrew Boy looking for back to back wins

Earlier in December, Kilbew Boy was out at Wincanton over 2m 4f and collected a very good win there. That was a success over Duc Kauto by over a length. What will have cheered supporters is that he delivered the goods as 7/2 joint-favourite in the fixture as well. In his career the six-year-old has won at that distance in both a chaise and a hurdle race, so lines up well as the key contender at Fakenham. Kilbrew Boy is the 11/4 favouirte *( betting odds taken from Coral on December 16th, 2019 at 4:41 pm)

Encore Champs leads the challenge

Five-year-old Encore Champs has a little misfire last time out as he finished third from last. He was really distant as well and it was a drop in performance after having taken a second place at Fakenham in his previous race, which had been over 2m. That performance on the track, however, in a Class 4 outing, does put him in the picture.

Eureu Du Bolay delivered a win at Fontainebleau over a slightly longer distance on heavy ground last month. So he has the distance in him and will prefer the footing a little on the softer side. That win which the collection in his last outing was by a notable 18 lengths. He has picked up three victories in the last year but is at a significantly sterner handicap than he was for his recent win.

Course and distance notes

There are two runners in his field who have delivered at course and distance. Thomas Todd is won of them and the 9-year-old campaigner came up with a win in his last outing, a fourt-length success at 9/2 to give him that course and distance record.

The other at course and distance is Itsafreebee, another 9 year old. He doesn’t mind the heavy going and took a second at Doncaster at 2m 3f in his last outing. That was back in January so it’s been a while since he’s seen action.

Betfred Extra Places

Bookmaker Betfred are running an extra place promotion for the Fakenham 13:40 on Tuesday. That’s 3 places at 1/5 odds.

Key Terms & Conditions

Available on Betfred.com and Betfred.mobi.
Betfred are paying 3 Places for Each Way bets at 1/5 the odds in the 13:40 Fakenham.
Betfred are paying 5 Places for Each Way bets at 1/5 the odds in the 12:25 Catterick.
Applies to ‘Winner or E/W’ market only.
Applies to singles and multiple bets.
3 Places. If there are fewer than 6 runners standard place terms will apply.
4 Places. If there are fewer than 12 runners standard place terms will apply.
5 Places. If there are fewer than 16 runners Betfred will pay 4 Places (1/5 odds).
6 Places. If there are fewer than 24 runners Betfred will pay 5 Places (1/5 odds).
Doesn’t apply to ante-post bets.
Dead heat rules apply.
Betfred reserve the right to exclude certain customers from this offer at our discretion due to internal risk policies and/or account staking restrictions.


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