Aintree Saturday 7th December

  • Going: Soft (Mildmay Good to Soft,Soft in places)   Surface: Turf
  • Jackpot £12,733.90 carried forward to Kelso, 8th Dec
  • Placepot £363.30, Pool: £127,717.59, 256.6 winning tickets
  • Quadpot £168.70, Pool: £9,990.35, 43.8 winning tickets
Aintree course guide

12:00 Betfred 'Fun And Friendly' Maiden Hurdle

12:00 Betfred 'Fun And Friendly' Maiden Hurdle Saturday 7th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 2-15 Clues And Arrows (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: W Kennedy
5 11-7 Jonjo O'Neill W Kennedy 66/1
2 Gabrial The Great (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
4 11-7 D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 11/4
4 8 Presentings Return (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
4 11-7 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 50/1
5 41-162 Regal Diamond (IRE)
  • Trainer: P Bowen
  • Jockey: T J O'Brien
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course and Distance Winner
5 11-7 P Bowen T J O'Brien 2/1f
6 464-424 Splash of Ginge
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
5 11-7 N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 3/1
7 15 Viacometti (FR)
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
  • Distance Winner
4 11-7 T R George P J Brennan 18/1
8 Villoresi (IRE)
  • Trainer: J J Quinn
  • Jockey: B Hughes
4 11-7 J J Quinn B Hughes 4/1
3 0-70 Grand Gigolo (FR)
  • Trainer: Ian Williams
  • Jockey: R J McCarth
4 11-7 Ian Williams R J McCarth (5) NR

Formwatch

Grand Gigolo (FR) 100-1 (10-7) Always towards rear, never involved, 12th of 18, 42l behind Garde La Victoire (11-5) at Warwick 2m nov hdl (4) gs in Nov.

Splash of Ginge 3-1 (10-12) Led until before 2 out, weakened last, 4th of 6, 27l behind Oscar Fortune (11-5) at Carlisle 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Nov.

Gabrial The Great (IRE) 20-1 (9-1) Missed break, held up far side, headway over 2f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong, 8th of 31, 6l behind Educate (9-9) at Newmarket 1m 1f hcp (2) gf in Sep (flat).

Villoresi (IRE) 11-1 (9-10) Close up, ridden over 2f out, keeping on inside final furlong when short of room, went 3rd near finish, 3rd of 14, 2 1/2l behind Border Legend (9-9) at Nottingham 1m 2f hcp 0-85 (4) gd in Oct (flat).

Regal Diamond (IRE) 7-4fav (11-0) Tracked leaders in 3rd, went 2nd before 4 out, every chance 3 out, kept on one pace from last, 2nd of 14, 1 1/4l behind Vice Et Vertu (11-0) at Chepstow 2m NH mdn hdl (5) hvy in Nov.

Clues And Arrows (IRE) 6-1 (10-12) Mid-division, mistake 1st, headway to chase leaders 3rd, ridden 3 out, weakened before next, tailed off, 5th of 8, well behind Ivan Boru (11-5) at Sedgefield 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gs in Nov.

Viacometti (FR) 6-1 (11-4) Led to halfway, tracked leader, led again briefly over 3f out, weakened 2f out, 5th of 12, 16l behind No No Romeo (11-2) at Southwell 2m NH flat (6) sft in Nov.

Presentings Return (IRE) 18-1 (10-9) Keen hold in mid-division, weakened 3f out, 8th of 10, 26l behind Desoto County (11-0) at Haydock 2m NH flat (4) sft in Nov.

12:30 Betfred 'Double Delight' Fillies' Juvenile Hurdle (Listed)

12:30 Betfred 'Double Delight' Fillies' Juvenile Hurdle (Listed) Saturday 7th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 64-133 Gitane Du Berlais (FR)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: P Townend
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
3 11-3 W P Mullins P Townend 5/4f
2 Aminah
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Beaten Favourite
3 10-12 Miss V Williams A Coleman 25/1
3 3 Maypole Lass
  • Trainer: Mrs P Robeson
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
3 10-12 Mrs P Robeson P J Brennan 20/1
4 1 Mystery Drama
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: W Hutchinson
3 10-12 A King W Hutchinson 6/4
5 2 Poetic Verse
  • Trainer: J J Quinn
  • Jockey: B Hughes
3 10-12 J J Quinn B Hughes 9/2

Formwatch

Gitane Du Berlais (FR) 4-7fav (10-12) Chased leaders, 3rd halfway, slight mistakes 3 out and 2 out, ridden after 2 out, no impression in 3rd before last, kept on same pace, 3rd of 8, 9l behind Guitar Pete (11-5) at Down Royal 2m 3yo hdl in Nov.

Mystery Drama 7-4fav (10-8) Held up towards rear, pushed along after 5th, headway approaching 2 out, led last, driven out, won at Leicester 2m (4) gs in Nov beating Poetic Verse (10-8) by 3/4l, 9 ran.

Poetic Verse 9-4 (10-8) Mid-division on outside, took keen hold, headway approaching 2 out, challenged before last, held towards finish, 2nd of 9, 3/4l behind Mystery Drama (10-8) at Leicester 2m (4) gs in Nov.

Maypole Lass 6-1 (10-8) Chased leader, challenged 2 out, soon led, headed last, weakened flat, 3rd of 9, 11l behind Mystery Drama (10-8) at Leicester 2m (4) gs in Nov.

Aminah 4-1fav (9-7) Prominent, ridden 3f out, kept on same pace, weakened over 1f out, 6th of 10, 19l behind Mystery Drama (9-4) at Southwell 1m 4f hcp 0-60 (6) fbs in Oct (flat).

13:00 Betfred Goals Galore Handicap Hurdle

13:00 Betfred Goals Galore Handicap Hurdle Saturday 7th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 111-177 Party Rock (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jennie Candlish
  • Jockey: C Ring
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 11-12 Jennie Candlish C Ring (7) 7/1
2 21/11P-9 Clondaw Kaempfer (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
  • Course and Distance Winner
5 11-7 D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 7/2f
3 213- Woodpole Academy (IRE)
  • Trainer: P A Kirby
  • Jockey: J Reveley
  • Beaten Favourite
6 11-6 P A Kirby J Reveley 25/1
4 1/18P-20 Lamb Or Cod (IRE)
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: T J O'Brien
  • Distance Winner
6 11-5 t P J Hobbs T J O'Brien 8/1
5 1/2411-0 Whisky Yankee (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
  • Distance Winner
6 11-4 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 12/1
6 80/334-2 Like Minded
  • Trainer: D Skelton
  • Jockey: H Skelton
  • Distance Winner
9 11-1 t D Skelton H Skelton 12/1
7 113R23 Bygones of Brid (IRE)
  • Trainer: Karen Mclintock
  • Jockey: B Hughes
  • Distance Winner
10 11-1 p Karen Mclintock B Hughes 25/1
8 7P18-12 Capellanus (IRE)
  • Trainer: B Ellison
  • Jockey: C Gallagher
  • Distance Winner
7 11-0 B Ellison C Gallagher (7) 12/1
9 73151-5 Sound Investment (IRE)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Distance Winner
5 10-12 t P F Nicholls S Twiston-Davies 7/1
10 2656-53 Munsaab (IRE)
  • Trainer: C E Longsdon
  • Jockey: K Woods
7 10-10 pt C E Longsdon K Woods (3) 14/1
11 12P22-4 Lieutenant Miller
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: A Tinkler
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
7 10-6 N J Henderson A Tinkler 4/1

Formwatch

Like Minded 11-1 (10-0) Towards rear, outpaced 5th, kept on from last, went 2nd close home, no chance with winner, 2nd of 6, 6l behind God's Own (10-0) at Kempton 2m 5f hcp hdl (2) gs in Nov.

Party Rock (IRE) 25-1 (11-8) Chased leaders, every chance approaching 2 out, weakened last, 7th of 12, 12l behind More Of That (11-2) at Haydock 2m 4f hcp hdl (2) sft in Nov.

Clondaw Kaempfer (IRE) 4-1 (11-1) Held up in rear, headway 3 out, soon ridden and weakened, 9th of 12, 13l behind More Of That (11-2) at Haydock 2m 4f hcp hdl (2) sft in Nov.

Lieutenant Miller 7-2fav (11-4) Held up in touch, not fluent 4th, close up 2 out, lost 3rd after last, no extra final 100 yards, 4th of 19, 9l behind Home Run (11-1) at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-125 (3) gd in Nov.

Lamb Or Cod (IRE) 11-1 (10-10) Tracked leaders, effort on inside 2 out, ridden and weakened before last, 13th of 17, 24l behind Return Spring (9-13) at Cheltenham 3m 1f Listed hcp hdl (1) gd in Nov.

Sound Investment (IRE) 5-1 (11-8) Prominent, took keen hold, 5th when not fluent 2 out, stayed on same pace, 5th of 12, 17l behind Carrigmorna King (11-5) at Wincanton 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) gd in Nov.

Munsaab (IRE) 7-2 (11-4) Held up mid-division, headway before 4 out, challenged on bit 3 out, pressed leader and mistake 2 out, ridden before last, kept on same pace, 3rd of 7, 11l behind Knight Of Pleasure (10-13) at Fontwell 2m 2f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) hvy in Nov.

Capellanus (IRE) 11-2 (10-11) Held up towards rear, headway 8th, soon chasing leaders, under pressure 3 out, went 2nd after last, kept on well, 2nd of 8, 1/2l behind Arctic Court (10-12) at Musselburgh 3m hcp hdl (2) gd in Nov.

Bygones of Brid (IRE) 100-1 (11-0) Led, headed briefly after 1st, headed approaching 5th, chased leader until just before 4 out, soon outpaced and no chance with leading duo, tailed off, 3rd of 4, well behind Annie Power (10-11) at Ascot 2m 3f hdl G2 (1) gs in Nov.

Whisky Yankee (IRE) 12-1 (10-4) Held up in rear, took keen hold, some headway when not fluent 8th, never in contention, mistake 3 out, well held last, 11th of 20, 23l behind Battle Group (11-9) at Haydock 3m hcp hdl (2) gd in May.

Woodpole Academy (IRE) Evensfav (11-12) Held up in rear, headway after 3rd, went 2nd 2 out, no impression on winner flat, lost 2nd towards finish, 3rd of 13, 3 1/2l behind Duke Of Navan (11-12) at Kelso 2m nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Jan.

13:30 You'll Love A Bit Of Betfred Novices' Handicap Hurdle

13:30 You'll Love A Bit Of Betfred Novices' Handicap Hurdle Saturday 7th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 3442-11 Ivan Boru (IRE)
  • Trainer: K G Reveley
  • Jockey: J Reveley
  • Distance Winner
5 11-12 K G Reveley J Reveley 9/2
2 2669-26 Knockraheen (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
5 11-9 v1 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 6/1
3 4245F Dazinski
  • Trainer: S-J Davies
  • Jockey: W Kennedy
7 11-3 S-J Davies W Kennedy 18/1
4 06-35 Dundee
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: W Hutchinson
5 11-2 A King W Hutchinson 8/1
5 1894-25 Squire Trelawney
  • Trainer: D Skelton
  • Jockey: H Skelton
7 11-1 pt D Skelton H Skelton 13/2
6 85650-1 Unex Canaletto
  • Trainer: J Ewart
  • Jockey: B Hughes
4 10-13 J Ewart B Hughes 12/1
7 4-54132 Tantamount
  • Trainer: Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Distance Winner
4 10-12 Miss Lucinda V Russell T Scudamore 9/1
8 142331 Keel Haul (IRE)
  • Trainer: Henry Oliver
  • Jockey: C Ward
5 10-12 Henry Oliver C Ward (7) 3/1f
9 30/56-55 Plus Jamais (FR)
  • Trainer: J S Goldie
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
6 10-11 J S Goldie P J Brennan 10/1

Formwatch

Tantamount 11-2 (10-12) Held up towards rear, headway to track leaders before 3 out, every chance 2 out, kept on and heald towards finish, 2nd of 12, 4 1/2l behind Frontier Vic (10-0) at Perth 2m 4f nov hcp hdl 0-110 (4) gs in Sep.

Dundee 16-1 (10-12) Held up in rear, in touch when not fluent last (normal 4 out), soon outpaced, well beaten home turn, 5th of 7, well behind Royal Regatta (10-12) at Aintree 2m 4f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) gd in Oct.

Keel Haul (IRE) 4-1fav (10-9) Held up in mid-division, headway 4th, ridden after 3 out, outpaced when mistake 2 out, staying on when left 2nd last, finished well to lead towards finish, won at Warwick 2m hcp hdl 0-110 (4) gd in Nov beating Shady Lane (11-1) by 1 1/4l, 16 ran.

Squire Trelawney 12-1 (11-1) Took keen hold, tracked leader, led 6th, narrowly headed before 3 out, disputing lead 3 out until headed 2 out, stayed chasing leaders, driven between last 2, no extra last, hung left flat, 5th of 14, 11l behind Swinging Hawk (10-13) at Newbury 2m 5f nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs in Nov.

Knockraheen (IRE) 7-2 (11-9) Always towards rear, 6th of 10, 44l behind Big Casino (11-1) at Carlisle 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Oct.

Plus Jamais (FR) 9-2 (11-7) Held up towards rear, went 5th before 3 out, soon ridden and weakened, 5th of 9, well behind Amore Mio (11-0) at Ayr 3m hcp hdl 0-110 (4) sft in Nov.

Unex Canaletto 25-1 (10-11) Tracked leaders, led before 2 out, went left last, ridden out, won at Kelso 2m 6f nov hcp hdl 0-110 (4) gd in May beating Academy (10-12) by 4l, 12 ran.

Dazinski 6-1 (11-0) Prominent, ridden before 3 out, soon weakened, fell last, in a race won by Jean De Florette (11-0) at Chepstow 2m 4f mdn hdl (5) hvy in Nov, 11 ran.

Ivan Boru (IRE) 11-4 (11-5) Led until before 4th, remained prominent, led again 2 out, jumped left last, soon wandered under pressure, swerved right 50 yards out, kept on, won at Sedgefield 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gs in Nov beating Kodicil (10-12) by 1 3/4l, 8 ran.

14:05 Betfred Becher Handicap Chase (Grade 3)

14:05 Betfred Becher Handicap Chase (Grade 3) Saturday 7th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 74PP-25 Junior
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: L Heard
  • Distance Winner
10 11-12 b D Pipe L Heard 50/1
3 312U5-0 Big Fella Thanks
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
11 11-8 t T R George P J Brennan 25/1
4 U355U-4 Roberto Goldback (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: D Bass
11 11-8 N J Henderson D Bass 16/1
5 12710-5 Across The Bay (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
  • Distance Winner
9 11-3 pt D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 11/1
6 72P0-96 Join Together (IRE)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: R Mahon
  • Distance Winner
8 11-3 b P F Nicholls R Mahon 16/1
7 1F5-176 On His Own (IRE)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: P Townend
9 11-1 W P Mullins P Townend 7/1f
9 22643-P Bostons Angel (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
9 10-13 bt D Pipe T Scudamore 20/1
10 2/21372- Vesper Bell (IRE)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: D J Casey
7 10-13 W P Mullins D J Casey 9/1
11 2/1103-9 Wyck Hill (IRE)
  • Trainer: D G Bridgwater
  • Jockey: A Tinkler
9 10-11 D G Bridgwater A Tinkler 12/1
12 P14406- Swing Bill (FR)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: C O'Farrell
12 10-11 D Pipe C O'Farrell 10/1
13 53489-1 Ikorodu Road
  • Trainer: M Sheppard
  • Jockey: C Poste
  • Distance Winner
10 10-11 p M Sheppard C Poste 33/1
14 6F51-12 Sizing Australia (IRE)
  • Trainer: H De Bromhead
  • Jockey: A E Lynch
  • Beaten Favourite
11 10-8 p H De Bromhead A E Lynch 22/1
15 U11U13/ Baby Run (FR)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
13 10-7 N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 12/1
16 1-60235 Pineau De Re (FR)
  • Trainer: Dr R D P Newland
  • Jockey: B Hughes
10 10-6 Dr R D P Newland B Hughes 14/1
17 38/114P- Rose Of The Moon (IRE)
  • Trainer: D O'Meara
  • Jockey: J Greenall
8 10-6 D O'Meara J Greenall (3) 11/1
18 0F0498- Chance du Roy (FR)
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: T J O'Brien
9 10-6 P J Hobbs T J O'Brien 14/1
19 72119U Gullible Gordon (IRE)
  • Trainer: P Bowen
  • Jockey: D Devereux
  • Course Winner
10 10-6 vt P Bowen D Devereux 28/1
20 21022-0 Chartreux (FR)
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: A P Cawley
8 10-5 pt T R George A P Cawley 33/1
21 1P-3313 Storm Survivor (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
  • Distance Winner
7 10-5 v Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 12/1
22 4P2-457 Mr Moonshine (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs S J Smith
  • Jockey: R Mania
  • Distance Winner
9 10-4 Mrs S J Smith R Mania 25/1
23 1PF1P-6 Bennys Mist (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
7 10-1 Miss V Williams A Coleman 20/1
24 541129 Ballybough Gorta (IRE)
  • Trainer: P Bowen
  • Jockey: R T Dunne
  • Distance Winner
6 10-0 p P Bowen R T Dunne (3) 33/1
8 30/530P- Planet of Sound
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: R Johnson
11 11-1 t P J Hobbs R Johnson NR
2 22P52-U Walkon (FR)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: W Hutchinson
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
8 11-8 p A King W Hutchinson NR

Formwatch

Planet of Sound 12-1 (11-11) Tracked leaders, weakened before 4 out, pulled up before 3 out, in a race won by Battle Group (10-9) at Aintree 3m 1f lstd hcp chs (1) gd in Apr, 18 ran.

Walkon (FR) 7-2fav (11-1) Bumped 1st, soon mid-division, headway 8th, mistake 12th, shaken up and tracking leaders when blundered badly and unseated rider 4 out, in a race won by Conquisto (11-0) at Aintree 2m 4f ltd hcp chs Grd 2 (1) gd in Oct, 11 ran.

Chance du Roy (FR) 16-1 (11-8) Chased leaders, lost place 16th, weakened 4 out, tailed off, 8th of 9, well behind Life Of A Luso (10-1) at Cheltenham 3m 1f hcp chs 0-150 (2) sft in Apr.

Baby Run (FR) 6-1fav (10-12) Led, until 5th, led again 10th, headed 20th, chased leader, led again before 3 out, ridden and headed 2 out, chased leader until approaching last, stayed on same pace flat, 3rd of 18, 3 1/2l behind Poker De Sivola (10-12) at Sandown 3m 5f hcp chs G3 (1) gf in Apr '11.

Mr Moonshine (IRE) 12-1 (11-2) Mid-division, headway halfway, soon chasing leaders, weakened 4 out, 7th of 12, 47l behind Sydney Paget (10-13) at Haydock 3m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) sft in Nov.

Ballybough Gorta (IRE) 25-1 (10-0) Tracked leaders, driven 14th, lost place 16th, behind 3 out, 9th of 13, 30l behind Alvarado (10-0) at Cheltenham 3m 3f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

Swing Bill (FR) 80-1 (10-8) Tracked leaders, outpaced before 2 out, ridden and one pace last, no impression flat, 6th of 40, 35l behind Auroras Encore (10-3) at Aintree 4m 3f (1) gs in Apr.

On His Own (IRE) 9-1 (11-10) Led, headed 5th and tracked leader in 2nd, pushed along entering straight and mistake 2 out, soon no impression in 3rd and no extra run-in, last of 6, 6l behind Rule The World (11-10) at Naas 2m 4f hdl in Oct.

Big Fella Thanks 33-1 (11-12) Chased leaders, went 2nd 7th, weakened 12th, behind when mistake next, tailed off, 12th of 16, well behind Houblon Des Obeaux (11-3) at Ascot 3m Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gs in Nov.

Across The Bay (IRE) 16-1 (11-8) Led, ridden and headed before 3 out, weakening when not fluent next, 5th of 6, 36l behind Tidal Bay (11-8) at Wetherby 3m 1f hdl G2 (1) gs in Nov.

Wyck Hill (IRE) 8-1 (11-0) Mid-division, pushed along and outpaced after 14th, never on terms after, 9th of 16, 30l behind Houblon Des Obeaux (11-3) at Ascot 3m Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gs in Nov.

Rose Of The Moon (IRE) 12-1 (11-6) Tracked leaders, hampered and lost place 18th, soon outpaced, not recover and pulled up before 21st, in a race won by Back In Focus (11-6) at Cheltenham 4m am nov chs (2) gs in Mar, 16 ran.

Bennys Mist (IRE) 16-1 (11-7) Tracked leaders, mistake 3rd, went 2nd 2 out until bend before last, weakened, tailed off, 6th of 9, well behind Mart Lane (11-3) at Stratford 2m 4f hcp chs 0-140 (3) sft in Oct.

Roberto Goldback (IRE) 14-1 (11-5) Held up in touch in mid-division, slightly hampered 4th, steady headway 14th, chased leaders 4 out, driven in 6th after 3 out, keeping on when stumbled badly after last, went 4th final 100 yards, almost snatched 3rd, 4th of 16, 9l behind Houblon Des Obeaux (11-3) at Ascot 3m Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gs in Nov.

Gullible Gordon (IRE) 33-1 (11-5) Mid-division when blundered and unseated rider 18th, in a race won by Balthazar King (11-8) at Cheltenham 3m 7f crs cntry chs (5yo+) (2) gd in Nov, 11 ran.

Join Together (IRE) 6-1 (10-7) 6th of 13, well behind Shannon Rock (10-7) at Auteuil(FR) 3m 3f Grade 1 chs (1) hvy in Nov.

Chartreux (FR) 16-1 (10-9) Prominent, not fluent 6th, weakened from before 3 out, 15th of 18, 46l behind White Star Line (10-4) at Listowel 3m sft in Sep.

Ikorodu Road 12-1 (11-5) Held up in 4th, chased clear pair 2 out, ridden and rallied approaching last, soon challenged, led flat, stayed on well, won at Stratford 2m 4f hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft in Oct beating Passato (10-13) by 4 1/2l, 8 ran.

Junior 15-2 (11-12) Close up early, soon tracked leaders in 4th, ridden and one pace from 4 out, in 5th and well held when blundered 2 out, 5th of 8, 21l behind Lost Glory (10-9) at Wetherby 3m 1f hcp chs (2) gd in May.

Bostons Angel (IRE) (10-10) in a race won by Toutancarmont (10-10) at Le Lion D'angers(FR) 4m 4f lst chs (1) sft in May, 14 ran.

Vesper Bell (IRE) 7-1 (11-4) Tracked leaders, 6th halfway, 4th 5 out and headway in 3rd approaching straight, ridden to lead 2 out and drifted right under pressure last, kept on run-in, no extra close home and headed on line, 2nd of 19, hd behind Goonyella (10-0) at Punchestown 3m 6f hcp chs 0-145 hvy in Apr.

Pineau De Re (FR) 33-1 (10-12) Held up behind on outside, headway 3 out, switched inside and chased leaders before last, ridden and kept on flat, just failed for 4th, 5th of 17, 4l behind Return Spring (9-13) at Cheltenham 3m 1f Listed hcp hdl (1) gd in Nov.

Storm Survivor (IRE) 14-1 (10-12) In touch, headway to 3rd before 3 out, left disputing 2nd at the last, driven and stayed on strongly flat, every chance towards finish, just held in 3rd close home, 3rd of 14, 3/4l behind Al Co (11-0) at Chepstow 3m hcp chs 0-150 (2) gd in Oct.

Sizing Australia (IRE) 2-1fav (11-9) Tracked leaders, 3rd at 23nd, 2nd 4 out, ridden in 2nd when left in front on bend before 2 out, clear at last, strongly pressed run-in, headed near line, 2nd of 13, hd behind Love Rory (11-2) at Punchestown 3m crs cntry chs (5yo+) in Nov.

14:40 Betfred 'Goals Galore' Chase (Listed)

14:40 Betfred 'Goals Galore' Chase (Listed) Saturday 7th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 1P76-52 Wayward Prince
  • Trainer: Mrs H Parrott
  • Jockey: J Doyle
  • Course and Distance Winner
9 11-10 t Mrs H Parrott J Doyle 9/1
2 4133-66 Wishfull Thinking
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: R Johnson
  • Course Winner
10 11-10 t P J Hobbs R Johnson 9/1
3 F0211-F Katenko (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Distance Winner
7 11-6 Miss V Williams A Coleman 11/4
4 13114-3 Unioniste (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Course Winner
5 11-6 P F Nicholls S Twiston-Davies 5/2j
5 33/U2P-P Our Mick
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
7 11-0 p1 D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 14/1
6 3P247-7 The Giant Bolster
  • Trainer: D G Bridgwater
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
8 11-0 D G Bridgwater T Scudamore 5/2j

Formwatch

Unioniste (FR) 13-2 (11-6) Tracked leader until before 2nd, in touch, niggled along before 5 out, challenged 4 out, mistake 3 out, every chance when not fluent last, no extra flat, 3rd of 7, 4 1/2l behind Harry Topper (11-6) at Wetherby 3m 1f chs Grd 2 (1) gs in Nov.

Wishfull Thinking 33-1 (11-7) Tracked leaders, outpaced before 3 out, no impression from next, 6th of 20, 13l behind Johns Spirit (10-2) at Cheltenham 2m 4f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

Our Mick 4-1 (11-9) Chased leaders, not fluent 3rd, soon in rear, hit 5th, pushed along 7th, reminders before 11th, tailed off and pulled up before 5 out, in a race won by Midnight Appeal (10-10) at Bangor 3m hcp chs 0-150 (2) hvy in Nov, 9 ran.

Katenko (FR) 20-1 (11-11) Chasing leaders when fell 14th, in a race won by Triolo D'Alene (11-1) at Newbury 3m 2f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov, 21 ran.

Wayward Prince 50-1 (11-10) Tracked leaders, challenged 4 out, soon led, not fluent and headed 2 out, stayed on, just held, 2nd of 7, nk behind Harry Topper (11-6) at Wetherby 3m 1f chs Grd 2 (1) gs in Nov.

The Giant Bolster 28-1 (11-7) Held up in rear, pushed along halfway, never a factor, 7th of 8, 44l behind Cue Card (11-7) at Haydock 3m 1f chs G1 (1) sft in Nov.

15:15 Betfred Grand Sefton Handicap Chase

15:15 Betfred Grand Sefton Handicap Chase Saturday 7th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 34621-U Quincy Des Pictons (FR)
  • Trainer: A E Jones
  • Jockey: T J O'Brien
9 11-12 A E Jones T J O'Brien 33/1
2 1P24-54 Rebel Rebellion (IRE)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: R Mahon
  • Distance Winner
8 11-11 pt P F Nicholls R Mahon 16/1
3 1PP-313 Current Event (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: Mr W Biddick
6 11-11 p P F Nicholls Mr W Biddick (5) 25/1
4 2421-01 Midnight Appeal
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: W Hutchinson
  • Distance Winner
8 11-11 b A King W Hutchinson 9/1
5 2/11274- Dunowen Point (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
7 11-10 D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 11/2f
6 232P5-5 You Must Know Me (IRE)
  • Trainer: H De Bromhead
  • Jockey: A E Lynch
  • Beaten Favourite
7 11-10 H De Bromhead A E Lynch 14/1
7 11427-3 Shangani (USA)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Beaten Favourite
7 11-9 Miss V Williams A Coleman 11/1
8 12U91-U Forgotten Gold (IRE)
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
7 11-7 T R George P J Brennan 10/1
9 06133-6 Frontier Spirit (IRE)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Distance Winner
9 11-6 N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 16/1
10 223F0-4 Poole Master
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Distance Winner
8 11-4 D Pipe T Scudamore 10/1
11 522P7-5 Gansey (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs S J Smith
  • Jockey: R Mania
  • Distance Winner
11 11-2 Mrs S J Smith R Mania 8/1
12 6273-41 Plein Pouvoir (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: H Challoner
  • Distance Winner
10 10-13 Miss V Williams H Challoner (5) 12/1
13 213416 Your Busy (IRE)
  • Trainer: J Nash
  • Jockey: D J Casey
  • Distance Winner
10 10-11 t J Nash D J Casey 33/1
14 73P-411 Toby Lerone (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Skelton
  • Jockey: H Skelton
6 10-10 D Skelton H Skelton 8/1
15 2688-42 Stormin Exit (IRE)
  • Trainer: J S Goldie
  • Jockey: J Reveley
10 10-8 J S Goldie J Reveley 10/1
16 412137 Sergeant Pink (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs Dianne Sayer
  • Jockey: B Hughes
  • Distance Winner
7 10-8 Mrs Dianne Sayer B Hughes 33/1

Formwatch

Rebel Rebellion (IRE) 10-1 (11-5) Led 2nd until 4th, lost place 8th, not fluent 14th, outpaced 4 out, modest 4th before 2 out, no impression, 4th of 9, 14l behind Kapga De Cerisy (11-4) at Sandown 2m 4f hcp chs 0-150 (2) sft in Nov.

Your Busy (IRE) 13-2 (10-11) Tracked leaders, took keen hold, lost place when hit 15th, no impression after, weakened before last, 6th of 7, 16l behind Jamsie Hall (11-5) at Aintree 3m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Oct.

You Must Know Me (IRE) 5-2fav (11-12) Chased leader in 2nd, close up and challenged 4 out, ridden in 3rd 2 out, no extra in 5th last, kept on one pace, 5th of 18, 19l behind Road To Riches (11-12) at Naas 2m 3f beg chs in Nov.

Gansey (IRE) 13-2 (11-11) Held up, headway 3rd, went 2nd when not fluent 10th, hit 4 out, lost 2nd before 2 out, weakened, 5th of 7, 38l behind Rossini's Dancer (10-9) at Aintree 2m 4f hcp chs 0-135 (3) gd in Oct.

Stormin Exit (IRE) 9-1 (11-1) Held up in rear and raced wide, headway before 5th, went 2nd before 4 out, led before 3 out, ridden and headed before last, one pace, 2nd of 8, 3 1/2l behind Simply Ned (11-12) at Ayr 2m hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft in Nov.

Current Event (FR) 16-1 (11-7) Towards rear, headway 13th, hampered 3 out, left 3rd at last, driven and stayed on towards finish, 3rd of 10, 3/4l behind Wiesentraum (11-0) at Fakenham 3m hcp chs 0-140 (3) gd in Oct.

Poole Master 16-1 (10-13) Pressed leader, led 6th, headed next, not fluent 8th, every chance 4 out, no extra from 2 out, 4th of 14, 16l behind Fairy Rath (10-6) at Haydock 2m 4f hcp chs (2) gd in May.

Forgotten Gold (IRE) 9-4fav (11-6) Tracked leaders, led 7th, awkward 4th, pressed last when landed awkwardly and unseated last, in a race won by Wiesentraum (11-0) at Fakenham 3m hcp chs 0-140 (3) gd in Oct, 10 ran.

Sergeant Pink (IRE) 28-1 (10-5) Behind, pushed along before 9th, weakened before 5 out, 7th of 12, 20l behind Ultimate (11-2) at Wetherby 2m 4f Listed Handicap Chase (0-155) (4yo+) (1) gs in Nov.

Midnight Appeal 25-1 (10-10) Tracked leaders in 3rd, led 12th, clear before last, ridden run-in, kept on well, won at Bangor 3m hcp chs 0-150 (2) hvy in Nov beating Loch Ba (10-11) by 4 1/2l, 9 ran.

Dunowen Point (IRE) 33-1 (10-13) With leader, led 4th (water), ridden after 2 out, headed after last, lost 2nd at elbow, no extra in 4th towards finish, 4th of 29, 9l behind Triolo D'Alene (10-7) at Aintree 2m 5f hcp chs G3 (1) gs in Apr.

Shangani (USA) 9-4fav (11-7) Tracked leader, ridden 3 out, weakened next, 3rd of 4, 24l behind Fago (11-7) at Haydock 2m 1f chs (2) sft in Nov.

Frontier Spirit (IRE) 12-1 (11-2) Held up behind, pecked badly 3rd, effort before 4 out, never dangerous, 6th of 12, 19l behind Ultimate (11-2) at Wetherby 2m 4f Listed Handicap Chase (0-155) (4yo+) (1) gs in Nov.

Quincy Des Pictons (FR) 25-1 (11-4) In touch, lost place after 8th, blundered and unseated rider 10th, in a race won by Sydney Paget (10-13) at Haydock 3m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) sft in Nov, 12 ran.

Plein Pouvoir (FR) 17-2 (11-12) Held up behind, headway when left 3rd at 8th, led 11th, made rest, drew clear from 3 out, stayed on well, won at Wincanton 2m 5f hcp chs 0-120 (4) gs in Nov beating Be Definite (11-5) by 6l, 8 ran.

Toby Lerone (IRE) 5-4fav (11-3) Made all, jumped right, not fluent 2 out or last, driven out, won at Lingfield 2m 4f hcp chs 0-130 (3) hvy in Nov beating Howard's Legacy (11-12) by 1 3/4l, 5 ran.