Aintree Saturday 8th December
- Going: Soft (Good to Soft in places, National Heavy) Surface: Turf
- Jackpot £5,847.69 carried forward to Warwick, 9th Dec
- Placepot £153.90, Pool: £118,758.95, 563.1 winning tickets
- Quadpot £80.80, Pool: £6,381.08, 58.4 winning tickets
||4||11-7||N G Richards||C P Geoghegan (3)||40/1|
||4||11-7||J P Ferguson||J Quinlan (3)||4/1|
||5||11-7||P J Hobbs||T J O'Brien||5/1|
Classic Case (IRE)
||5||11-7||Ian Williams||P J Brennan||100/1|
Jack Albert (IRE)
||5||11-7||Mrs Dianne Sayer||Miss Emma Sayer (5)||80/1|
||5||11-7||J S Goldie||J Reveley||5/1|
||4||11-7||B Ellison||A Coleman||14/1|
Oscar Magic (IRE)
||5||11-7||N A Twiston-Davies||Sam Twiston-Davies||3/1f|
Scarlet Fire (IRE)
||5||11-7||N G Richards||B Harding||14/1|
||4||11-7||Mrs Dianne Sayer||R Mania||100/1|
||4||11-0||D McCain Jnr||J M Maguire||5/1|
Trumpet Voluntary (IRE)
||3||10-7 ht||N J Vaughan||D A Jacob||100/1|
Buthelezi (USA) 9-1 (9-6) Pulled hard tracked leaders, ridden over 3f out, hung left from over 2f out, weakened over 1f out, 10th of 12, 13l behind Mount Athos (9-10) at Newmarket 1m 6f hcp 0-105 (2) gf in May (flat).
Oscar Magic (IRE) 85-40fav (10-12) Took keen hold, headway to 2nd approacing 4th, led after 4th, ridden and joined 2 out, soon headed, chased winner, outpaced before last, soon readily held, 2nd of 10, 5l behind Dunlough Bay (10-12) at Lingfield 2m 3f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) sft in Nov.
Jonny Delta 28-1 (10-12) Held up in rear, headway over 4f out, kept on same pace from over 2f out, 7th of 20, 13l behind Steps To Freedom (11-4) at Aintree 2m 1f nat hunt flat Grade 2 (1) gd in Apr '11.
Scarlet Fire (IRE) 11-8fav (11-1) Tracked leader, left in lead after about 3f, headed well over 4f out, one pace, 3rd of 9, 6l behind Yes Daddy (10-8) at Market Rasen 2m 1f NH flat (6) gd in Mar.
Classic Case (IRE) 66-1 (10-12) Held up in rear, behind after 6th, 10th of 14, 41l behind Kings Lad (10-12) at Wincanton 2m NH nov hdl 4-6yo (3) gs in Nov.
Bernardelli (IRE) 11-4fav (10-7) Tracked leaders, went 3rd over 2f out, kept on same pace, lost 3rd place towards finish, 4th of 9, 16l behind Dante's Frolic (9-7) at Ayr 2m NH flat (6) sft in Feb.
Jack Albert (IRE) 14-1 (10-12) Held up towards rear, weakened from 3 out, tailed off, 7th of 13, 42l behind Gymdoli (10-12) at Hexham 2m NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) hvy in Nov.
Lifetime (IRE) Evensfav (11-9) Led, went right 1st, ridden and headed approaching 2 out, well held when lost 2nd and mistake last, 3rd of 6, 5l behind Ritsi (10-5) at Wetherby 2m mdn clm hdl (5) hvy in Jun.
Thatcherite (IRE) 50-1 (10-12) Always behind, tailed off 4 out, pulled up before next, in a race won by War On (10-12) at Wetherby 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Nov, 8 ran.
Glyn Ceiriog 5-2 (10-2) Took keen hold, tracked leaders, close up when fell 5th, in a race won by Drum Valley (10-12) at Bangor 2m 1f nh nov hdl (4) gs in Nov, 10 ran.
Trumpet Voluntary (IRE) 50-1 (9-2) Took keen hold, chased leaders on inside, pushed along over 2f out, hung left and weakened over 1f out, 9th of 12, 5l behind Brimstone Hill (9-6) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) pol in Sep (flat).
Celtic Abbey 10-1 (11-7) Held up, 9th halfway, headway into 5th 3f out, improved to 2nd 2f out, ridded and no extra over 1f out, kept on one pace, 4th of 9, 10l behind Another Charm (11-0) at Galway 2m N H flat sft in Aug.
Allusive Power (IRE)
||3||10-12||Mrs A E Brooks||T Scudamore||40/1|
||3||10-12||B Ellison||A Coleman||13/2|
||3||10-12||P Charalambous||J Quinlan||9/1|
||3||10-12||J J Quinn||D C Costello||5/2|
||3||10-12||J L Flint||Mr T J Flint||20/1|
||3||10-12||C C Bealby||T Messenger||18/1|
||3||10-12||N B King||A Merriam||8/1|
||3||10-12||A King||R Thornton||15/8f|
||3||10-12||J L Spearing||P J Brennan||25/1|
L'unique (FR) (10-3) 4th of 12, 7l behind Victoria's Star (10-3) at Auteuil(FR) 2m 2f hdl gs in Sep.
Cockney Sparrow 11-2fav (9-0) Mid-division, headway over 1f out, ran on final furlong, nearest finish, 3rd of 11, 1l behind Require (9-7) at Leicester 1m 4f 3yo hcp 0-85 (4) gs in Oct (flat).
Miss Conduct 8-1 (10-8) Led, not fluent 2nd, ridden before 3 out, headed flat, no extra close home, 2nd of 6, 2 1/2l behind Ironically (10-3) at Leicester 2m Fillies Juvenile Hurdle (3yo) (4) sft in Nov.
Ironically (IRE) 5-1 (10-3) Tracked leaders, pushed along 3rd, lost a few places before 5th, rallied last, led flat, driven out, won at Leicester 2m Fillies Juvenile Hurdle (3yo) (4) sft in Nov beating Miss Conduct (10-8) by 2 1/2l, 6 ran.
Arley Hall 7-4fav (8-12) Tracked leader until over 6f out, led over 1f out, kept on well, won at Redcar 1m 2f clm stks (6) hvy in Nov beating Priestley's Reward (8-13) by 5l, 6 ran (flat).
Guiletta (IRE) 100-1 (8-10) Always behind, 10th of 12, 29l behind Cubanita (8-10) at Doncaster 1m 2f fll lst stks (1) gd in Nov (flat).
Allusive Power (IRE) 5-1 (10-8) Tracked leaders, went 2nd after 5th until before 2 out, mistake last, weakened flat, 4th of 6, 12l behind Ironically (10-3) at Leicester 2m Fillies Juvenile Hurdle (3yo) (4) sft in Nov.
Boonga Roogeta 33-1 (8-10) Tracked leaders, effort over 2f out, weakened over 1f out, 7th of 12, 13l behind Cubanita (8-10) at Doncaster 1m 2f fll lst stks (1) gd in Nov (flat).
Intent 12-1 (8-12) Tracked leaders, ridden and effort over 1f out, kept on same pace in 3rd final furlong, 3rd of 11, 5l behind Princess Caetani (8-13) at Newbury 1m 2f flls hcp 0-85 (4) hvy in Oct (flat).
Quito De La Roque (FR)
||8||11-10||C A Murphy||N P Madden||13/8f|
Across The Bay (IRE)
||8||11-6||D McCain Jnr||J M Maguire||15/8|
Calgary Bay (IRE)
||9||11-6||M R Channon||P J Brennan||6/1|
||8||11-0||Mrs H Parrott||J Doyle||4/1|
Wayward Prince 33-1 (11-0) Held up in touch, headway on outer to lead before 4 out, mistake and headed 2 out, no chance with winner, 2nd of 6, 11l behind Silviniaco Conti (11-5) at Wetherby 3m 1f chs G2 (1) gs in Nov.
Across The Bay (IRE) 10-11fav (11-10) With leader, led before 11th, clear after 2 out, eased heavily last 100 yards, won at Carlisle 3m grad ch (2) hvy in Nov beating Cappa Bleu (11-10) by 28l, 5 ran.
Quito De La Roque (FR) 2-1fav (11-10) Close up, slight mistake 7 out, soon on terms, not match 1st 2 approaching last, kept on run-in, 3rd of 8, 5l behind Kauto Stone (11-10) at Down Royal 3m Grade 1 chs (1) gs in Nov.
Calgary Bay (IRE) 16-1 (11-7) Held up and behind, slightly hampered
Saints And Sinners (IRE)
||4||11-12||M W Easterby||J Greenall (3)||33/1|
||5||11-12||D McCain Jnr||J M Maguire||9/2|
||5||11-11||Tim Vaughan||A Coleman||12/1|
Bathwick Brave (IRE)
||5||11-9 t||K Bishop||D C Costello||10/1|
Up For An Oscar (IRE)
||5||11-8||K C Bailey||E Cookson (5)||16/1|
||7||11-6||Ian Williams||P J Brennan||12/1|
||7||11-4||W Coltherd||R Mania||50/1|
Kealshore Again (IRE)
||3||10-13||G M Moore||F Keniry||20/1|
||6||10-12 b1||T Symonds||B Poste (7)||9/1|
Powerful Ambition (IRE)
||6||10-11||B Ellison||T Scudamore||9/1|
Catch The Fire
||4||10-10||P Bowen||J E Moore||18/1|
||8||10-8||A Crook||J Reveley||80/1|
Master Of The Sea (IRE)
||5||10-7||N A Twiston-Davies||Sam Twiston-Davies||15/8f|
Master Of The Sea (IRE) 4-1fav (11-7) Made all, ridden approaching last, stayed on well, won at Hereford 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) sft beating Dalrymple (10-8) by 5l, 14 ran.
Bathwick Brave (IRE) 11-2 (11-7) Held up in rear, headway into mid-division when fell 4 out, in a race won by African Gold (11-10) at Newbury 2m 5f nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Nov, 12 ran.
Powerful Ambition (IRE) 7-2 (11-6) Held up towards rear, in rear from 4th, ridden before 2 out, kept on same pace, 4th of 7, 6l behind Mitchell's Way (11-9) at Carlisle 2m 3f nov hcp hdl 0-110 (4) sft in Nov.
Explained (IRE) 7-2 (11-0) Made virtually all, not fluent 2 out, driven out, won at Folkestone 2m 1f NH Maiden Hurdle (4-6yo) (5) sft in Nov beating Phone Home (11-0) by 1 1/4l, 4 ran.
Kealshore Again (IRE) 9-4 (10-12) Tracked leader, led 2nd, clear from 2 out, easily, won at Hexham 2m 3yo mdn hdl (5) hvy in Nov beating Madam Lilibet (10-2) by 23l, 4 ran.
Mirific (FR) 6-1 (10-11) Tracked leaders, went 2nd after 4 out, ridden before 3 out, weakened before 2 out, 6th of 13, 31l behind San Telm (11-9) at Haydock 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Oct.
Catch The Fire 9-1 (10-8) Behind, headway into mid-division on inside 3rd, driven and outpaced after last (usual 4 out), kept on under pressure on long flat, no impression, 5th of 12, 15l behind Sixty Something (11-7) at Aintree 3m nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gd in Oct.
Beeves (IRE) 4-1 (11-2) Led, pushed along after 4 out, driven before last, headed flat, stayed on same pace, 2nd of 13, 1 1/2l behind African Gold (10-12) at Wetherby 2m 4f nov hdl (4) gs in Nov.
Saints And Sinners (IRE) 7-1 (10-4) Tracked leader until before 3 out, went 2nd before 2 out, ridden before last, kept on to lead last 100 yards, won at Market Rasen 2m 1f nh nov hdl (4) gd in Jun beating Lucky Landing (10-9) by 2 1/2l, 9 ran.
Up For An Oscar (IRE) 8-1 (10-5) Chased leaders, went 2nd 4 out, pushed along to lead 2 out, ridden and headed before last, no impression when lost 3rd towards finish, 3rd of 9, 4 1/2l behind Imperial Leader (10-12) at Southwell 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gs in Nov.
Richmond (FR) 4-1 (11-7) Held up in 5th, went 4th after 4 out, stayed on to 3rd before last, no impression on leading duo, 3rd of 10, 5l behind Di Kaprio (11-9) at Newbury 2m 5f nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs in Nov '11.
Aye Well 100-1 (10-9) Held up towards rear, headway when mistake 2 out, kept on well flat, went 2nd towards finish, not able to get to winner, 2nd of 14, 1 1/2l behind Bonnie Burnett (10-7) at Ayr 2m mdn hdl (5) sft in Nov.
Rangefinder 9-1 (11-8) Tracked leaders, outpaced 3 out, weakened next, 5th of 6, 39l behind Artic Night (10-10) at Carlisle 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) hvy in Dec '11.
||11||11-12||D McCain Jnr||J M Maguire||10/1|
Join Together (IRE)
||7||11-4||P F Nicholls||D A Jacob||5/1|
Big Fella Thanks
||10||11-1 t||T R George||P J Brennan||7/1|
Problema Tic (FR)
||6||10-12||D Pipe||T Scudamore||8/1|
Swing Bill (FR)
||11||10-12||D Pipe||C O'Farrell||20/1|
West End Rocker (IRE)
||10||10-12||A King||R Thornton||4/1f|
Mumbles Head (IRE)
||11||10-10||P Bowen||T J O'Brien||16/1|
Poker De Sivola (FR)
||9||10-6||Ferdy Murphy||J Reveley||25/1|
Any Currency (IRE)
||9||10-4 e||M Keighley||A Coleman||12/1|
In Compliance (IRE)
||12||10-4||D T Hughes||N P Madden||10/1|
||10||10-4||K C Bailey||D C Costello||16/1|
||10||10-1 b||D McCain Jnr||B Harding||20/1|
Gullible Gordon (IRE)
||9||10-0||P Bowen||R Mania||25/1|
Hello Bud (IRE)
||14||10-0 t||N A Twiston-Davies||Sam Twiston-Davies||14/1|
Minella Theatre (IRE)
||9||10-0 pt||Mrs L Hill||D Bass||16/1|
||7||10-0 vt||P Bowen||J E Moore||33/1|
Hello Bud (IRE) 25-1 (11-8) Prominent, tracked leader 21st, lost place after 4 out, weakened 3 out, beaten when lost 4th last, 5th of 16, 48l behind Uncle Junior (11-8) at Cheltenham 3m 7f crs cntry chs (5yo+) (2) gs in Nov.
Join Together (IRE) 13-2 (10-11) Held up, mistake 3rd, struggling 14th, no chance when hampered 2 out (normal 3 out), 7th of 14, 24l behind Roberto Goldback (10-10) at Ascot 3m Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gs in Nov.
Big Fella Thanks 5-2fav (11-12) Held up behind in touch, blundered and unseated rider soon after 8th, in a race won by Marufo (10-7) at Aintree 3m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Oct, 9 ran.
Swing Bill (FR) 14-1 (11-4) Held up in mid-division, steady headway 13th, chased leaders next, went 2nd 3 out, led before next and soon clear, ridden out from last, stayed on well, won at Cheltenham 3m am hcp chs 0-140 (3) gs in Nov beating Sizing Santiago (10-8) by 3l, 14 ran.
In Compliance (IRE) 25-1 (11-0) Rear of mid-division, weakened from 3 out (usual 4 out), pulled up before next, in a race won by Tofino Bay (11-4) at Navan 3m hcp chs 0-150 hvy in Nov, 20 ran.
Gullible Gordon (IRE) 25-1 (11-8) Held up in touch, pushed along and towards rear from 10th, 10th of 11, well behind Quartz De Thaix (11-12) at Haydock 3m hcp chs 0-145 (2) sft in Nov.
Poker De Sivola (FR) 18-1 (10-8) Behind, hampered 10th, struggling 13th, never near leaders, 5th of 8, 39l behind Benny Be Good (11-12) at Newcastle 3m hcp chs 0-150 (2) gs in Oct.
BallaBriggs (IRE) 12-1 (11-9) Mid-division, hit 19th and 23rd (canal turn), headway next, 7th 3 out, kept on same pace from next, no impression, 6th of 40, 18l behind Neptune Collonges (11-6) at Aintree 4m 4f Handicap Chase (Grade 3) (7yo+) (1) gd in Apr.
West End Rocker (IRE) 25-1 (11-8) Tracked leaders, hit 2nd, not fluent 7th, not fluent and lost place 9th, mistakes 14th and 15th, went modest 4th 3 out, went 3rd near finish, 3rd of 12, 45l behind The Package (11-1) at Wincanton 3m 1f listed hcp chs (1) gs in Nov.
Midnight Haze 11-1 (11-5) Tracked leaders, led 14th to 16th, in touch until lost place 6 out, soon weakened, 7th of 16, well behind Uncle Junior (11-8) at Cheltenham 3m 7f crs cntry chs (5yo+) (2) gs in Nov.
Minella Theatre (IRE) 40-1 (10-0) Towards rear, ridden before 2 out, kept on from last, no impression, 6th of 26, 31l behind Always Waining (10-11) at Aintree 2m 5f hcp chs G3 (1) gd in Apr.
Ballyvesey (IRE) 7-2fav (11-9) Held up towards rear, weakened from 13th, 7th of 9, 36l behind Stormhoek (11-1) at Stratford 2m 7f hcp chs 0-120 (4) gd in Aug.
Problema Tic (FR) 10-1 (11-9) Towards rear, headway approachuing 16th, chasing leaders when hit 3 out, weakened before next, 5th of 16, 19l behind Monbeg Dude (10-0) at Cheltenham 3m 3f hcp chs Grd 3 (1) sft in Nov.
Mumbles Head (IRE) 14-1 (11-9) Held up in touch, tracked leaders 4 out, went 2nd next, 3 lengths down and ridden after 2 out, rallied approaching last, no extra when lost 2nd flat, 3rd of 9, 4l behind Marufo (10-7) at Aintree 3m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Oct.
Fabalu (IRE) 15-2 (10-12) Led to 5th, tracked leader, led again 11th, headed after 4 out, outpaced next, weakened 2 out, 5th of 9, 26l behind Marufo (10-7) at Aintree 3m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Oct.
Any Currency (IRE) 14-1 (11-0) Chased leaders, ridden and every chance 3 out, no extra in 4th before last, 4th of 16, 14l behind Monbeg Dude (10-0) at Cheltenham 3m 3f hcp chs Grd 3 (1) sft in Nov.
Bear's Affair (IRE)
||6||11-12||N J Henderson||J McGrath (5)||3/1f|
||4||11-11 p||J P Ferguson||J Quinlan (3)||13/2|
||4||11-9||A King||R Thornton||9/1|
||5||11-8 p||P Bowen||J E Moore||7/1|
Persian Snow (IRE)
||6||11-2 t||P J Hobbs||T J O'Brien||9/2|
Weekend Millionair (IRE)
||5||11-1||D Pipe||T Scudamore||7/1|
I Hear A Symphony (IRE)
||10||10-11 t||J J Lambe||L McKenna (7)||33/1|
Hollo Ladies (IRE)
||7||10-8||Ferdy Murphy||J Reveley||50/1|
||9||10-5||N G Richards||D C Costello||17/2|
Saga de Tercey (FR)
||7||10-4||D McCain Jnr||J Kington (3)||12/1|
Seven Is Lucky (IRE)
||10||10-0||J S Goldie||C Whillans (5)||25/1|
||5||11-4||D McCain Jnr||J M Maguire||NR|
Constant Contact 33-1 (10-11) Mid-division, reminder after 3rd, soon lost place, behind from 4 out, 12th of 18, 26l behind Olofi (10-11) at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov.
Bear's Affair (IRE) 12-1 (10-13) Tracked leaders, chased leader 6th, led 2 out, ridden and ran on, won at Kempton 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-145 (2) gd in Mar beating Pantxoa (10-11) by 5l, 16 ran.
Merrydown (IRE) 12-1 (11-10) Led, headed 4 out, ridden and outpaced when jumped left from 2 out, kept on same pace, 4th of 9, 8l behind Monetary Fund (11-8) at Musselburgh 3m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) gd in Nov.
Awaywiththegreys (IRE) 10-1 (11-4) Tracked leaders, lost place after 5th, weakened 3 out, tailed off, 8th of 9, well behind Coneygree (11-4) at Cheltenham 2m 5f nh nov hdl (1) sft in Nov.
Seven Is Lucky (IRE) 5-1 (11-4) Tracked leaders, ridden after 3 out, no impression next, weakened approaching last, 5th of 9, 20l behind Papamoa (10-6) at Perth 3m nov hcp hdl 0-125 (3) sft in Apr.
Weekend Millionair (IRE) 4-1 (11-10) Tracked leaders, took keen hold, hit 9th, weakened approaching 3 out, tailed off, 5th of 9, well behind Le Beau Bai (11-12) at Ffos Las 3m hcp hdl 0-135 (3) sft in Nov.
I Hear A Symphony (IRE) 8-1 (11-13) Chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden and weakened approaching 3 out, tailed off, 9th of 11, well behind Pires (11-7) at Down Royal 2m hcp chs gd in Nov.
Hollo Ladies (IRE) 16-1 (11-4) Held up well off the pace, ridden and weakened 6th, tailed off, last of 5, well behind Conquisto (11-5) at Haydock 2m hcp hdl 0-135 (3) sft in Nov.
Asaid 25-1 (11-0) In touch, ridden to chase leaders after 2 out, kept on same pace approaching last, weakened flat, 10th of 20, 14l behind Countrywide Flame (11-0) at Cheltenham 2m 1f 4yo hdl Grade 1 (1) gd in Mar.
Secret Edge 25-1 (11-12) In touch, outpaced after 4 out, soon lost place, weakened next, tailed off, 15th of 18, well behind Double Ross (11-2) at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-140 (3) sft in Nov.
Saga de Tercey (FR) 14-1 (11-12) Held up towards rear, headway before 5 out, outpaced before 2 out, 8th of 9, 15l behind Monetary Fund (11-8) at Musselburgh 3m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) gd in Nov.
Persian Snow (IRE) 9-1 (11-2) Held up towards rear on outside, headway 4 out, driven to chase leaders after 2 out, weakened from last, 8th of 18, 29l behind Double Ross (11-2) at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-140 (3) sft in Nov.
||11||11-12 t||T R George||P J Brennan||7/1|
Tranquil Sea (IRE)
||10||11-7||E J O'Grady||R Thornton||9/1|
Chance Du Roy (FR)
||8||11-2||P J Hobbs||T J O'Brien||9/2|
Little Josh (IRE)
||10||10-9 t1||N A Twiston-Davies||Sam Twiston-Davies||7/2f|
||10||10-0||Mrs S J Smith||R Mania||5/1|
||8||10-0||Miss V Williams||A Coleman||4/1|
Rio Gael (IRE)
||6||10-0 p||P Bowen||J E Moore||28/1|
||7||10-0||Nick Williams||M J Quinlan (3)||9/1|
||11||10-0||N B King||B Harding||50/1|
Rebel Du Maquis (FR)
||7||10-8||P F Nicholls||D A Jacob||NR|
Rebel Du Maquis (FR) 16-1 (11-3) Held up in touch, closed 11th, tracking leaders when mistake 3 out, weakened next, 11th of 20, 38l behind Nadiya De La Vega (11-2) at Cheltenham 2m 4f hcp chs 0-150 (2) gs in Oct.
Little Josh (IRE) 6-1fav (11-4) Led to 15th, chased leaders, ridden before 2 out, weakened before last, 7th of 26, 34l behind Always Waining (10-11) at Aintree 2m 5f hcp chs G3 (1) gd in Apr.
Gansey (IRE) 7-1 (10-8) Chased leaders, went close 2nd at 9th, led next, narrowly headed 2 out, stayed pressing winner, no extra flat, 2nd of 11, 2 1/2l behind Bless The Wings (11-2) at Wetherby 2m 4f listed hcp chs (1) gs in Nov.
Tranquil Sea (IRE) 7-1 (11-12) Settled behind leaders, headway into 3rd 5th, pushed along 4 out, slightly hampered and ridden 3 out, disputed 2nd before straight, no impression leader, dropped to 4th 2 out, no extra and weakened, last of 5, 40l behind Sizing Europe (11-12) at Clonmel 2m 4f chs Grd 2 (1) sft in Nov.
Nacarat (FR) 10-1 (11-8) Chased clear pair, close up 9th, outpaced when switched outside after 3 out, soon beaten, 6th of 11, 41l behind For Non Stop (10-11) at Aintree 2m 4f ltd hcp chs Grd 2 (1) gd in Oct.
Carrickboy (IRE) 6-1 (11-10) Tracked leaders, went 2nd 4th to 5th, ridden after 3 out, beaten next, 4th of 9, 15l behind The Rainbow Hunter (11-12) at Ascot 3m hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft in Nov.
Cerium (FR) 9-2 (11-2) Held up towards rear, headway before 8 out, led 5 out, headed 4 out, quickly weakened, pulled up before next, in a race won by Wellforth (11-8) at Uttoxeter 3m 2f hcp chs 0-120 (4) gs in Jun, 6 ran.
Chance Du Roy (FR) 50-1 (11-5) Led, mistake 6th, ridden and headed 4 out, weakened before next, 10th of 13, 26l behind Lamb Or Cod (10-0) at Chepstow 2m 4f hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) gs in Oct.
Blackstaff (IRE) 10-11 (11-0) Led to 14; wknd 3 out, last of 4, 19l behind Oslot (11-0) at Bratton Down 3m ptp gf in May.
Rio Gael (IRE) 9-1 (11-12) Held up towards rear and in touch, pushed along and outpaced from 2 out, 5th of 6, 8l behind Kings Grey (11-12) at Doncaster 2m 3f hcp chs 0-130 (3) sft in Nov.