Ascot Saturday 21st December
- Going: Soft, Heavy in places Surface: Turf
- Jackpot £22,495.30, Pool: £95,050.64, 3.0 winning tickets
- Placepot £320.40, Pool: £239,852.23, 546.46 winning tickets
- Quadpot £34.00, Pool: £17,671.60, 384.6 winning tickets
Patsys Castle (IRE)
||6||11-12||K C Bailey||E Cookson (5)||14/1|
||6||11-7||D W P Arbuthnot||Mr T Cannon||33/1|
Josies Orders (IRE)
||5||11-6 b1||Jonjo O'Neill||A P McCoy||6/1|
||7||11-4||N A Twiston-Davies||Sam Twiston-Davies||10/1|
Bob Tucker (IRE)
||6||11-2||B G Powell||J Banks (5)||14/1|
Forever Present (IRE)
||6||10-12||N J Henderson||B J Geraghty||5/1|
||4||10-11 p1||Mrs L Wadham||M Crawley (5)||20/1|
Lone Ranger (FR)
||5||10-11||Miss V Williams||A Coleman||6/1|
Boss In Boots (IRE)
||5||10-11||J W Mullins||K Jones (7)||10/1|
||5||10-10||H D Daly||R Johnson||4/1f|
||6||10-9 p||George Baker||T Scudamore||20/1|
Coup De Grace (IRE)
||4||10-8||P Phelan||J Moore (3)||14/1|
||8||10-3||Miss A M Newton-Smith||A Wedge||50/1|
Miles of Sunshine
||8||10-1||R J Hodges||C O'Farrell||661/10|
Tinker Time (IRE)
||5||11-4||R H Buckler||D A Jacob||NR|
Tinker Time (IRE) 14-1 (10-12) Raced wide, tracked leading trio, went left 5th, headway on outside approaching 4 out, pushed along and outpaced soon after 3 out, rallied to 4th well before next, no impression when mistake and weakened 2 out, 4th of 5, 19l behind Doing Fine (10-12) at Ascot 2m 6f nh nov hdl (2) gs in Nov.
Josies Orders (IRE) 9-4fav (11-6) Held up in touch on outer, pushed along 5 out, went 2nd before 3 out until last, no extra, 3rd of 9, 17l behind Rattlin (10-7) at Wetherby 3m 1f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs.
Sybarite (FR) 7-2 (11-0) Mid-division, driven and outpaced after 3 out, no impression before next, 6th of 9, 23l behind Beat That (11-0) at Ascot 2m 3f NH mdn hdl (3) gs in Nov.
Bob Tucker (IRE) 14-1 (11-7) Held up in rear, pushed along after 3 out, no progress next, 6th of 10, 23l behind Rior (10-11) at Wincanton 2m 6f nov hcp hdl (0-115) (4) gd.
Coup De Grace (IRE) 14-1 (10-5) Held up in mid-division, headway after 3 out, stayed on to 2nd 2 out, never any chance with impressive winner, 2nd of 15, 8l behind Willow's Saviour (11-9) at Ascot 2m 3f nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs in Nov.
Westaway (IRE) 12-1 (10-11) Mid-division, lost place and behind from 7th, tailed off 4 out, 12th of 13, well behind Moorlands Mist (10-8) at Chepstow 3m hcp hdl 0-130 (3) gs.
Daliance (IRE) 25-1 (10-13) Took keen hold in mid-division, pushed along before 3 out, weakened before next, 8th of 14, 19l behind Swinging Hawk (10-13) at Newbury 2m 5f nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs in Nov.
Boss In Boots (IRE) 9-2 (11-4) Held up towards rear, headway before 6 out, led after 3 out, pressed last, kept on, driven out, won at Exeter 2m 3f cond nov hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd beating Tomibola (10-9) by 3/4l, 10 ran.
Forever Present (IRE) 7-2 (10-5) Held up mid-division, headway to chase leaders 4 out, ridden to challenge 2 out, every chance last, no extra last 75 yards, 2nd of 14, 3l behind Theatrebar (10-12) at Ludlow 2m 5f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) gs in Nov.
Miles of Sunshine 50-1 (10-12) Took keen hold, tracked leaders, went 2nd 3 out until 2 out, no impression on winner, one pace flat, 3rd of 5, 11l behind Aerial (10-12) at Taunton 3m nh nov hdl (4) gd.
Brave Buck 5-4fav (12-2) Led, headed before 4 out, regained lead 3 out, ridden before last, kept on well, won at Chepstow 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) hvy in Nov beating Pirans Car (11-7) by 6l, 7 ran.
Zafaraban (IRE) 11-1 (11-6) Tracked leaders, jumped slowly 5th and 6th, mistake 3 out, weakened next, 6th of 9, 10l behind Rule Of Thumb (11-2) at Huntingdon 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-110 (4) gd.
Patsys Castle (IRE) 11-4 (10-12) Tracked leaders, went 2nd after 7th, not fluent 9th, led 3 out, ridden before next, not fluent and headed last, held towards finish, 2nd of 8, 1 1/2l behind Willoughby Hedge (11-5) at Warwick 3m 1f nh nov hdl (4) gs in Nov.
Lone Ranger (FR) 20-1 (10-10) Behind, struggling 4 out, behind when mistake 2 out, tailed off, 18th of 19, well behind Quick Jack (11-0) at Cheltenham 2m nov hcp hdl (3) gd in Nov.
Knight Flight 5-2 (11-10) Close up, ridden 4 out, weakened and pulled up next, in a race won by Gentleman Jimmy (10-11) at Plumpton 3m 1f hcp hdl 0-105 (4) gs in Mar '12, 8 ran.
Join The Navy
||8||11-7 b||Mrs K A Buckett||M D Grant||100/1|
Baby Mix (FR)
||5||11-3||W Greatrex||N D Fehily||7/2|
||5||11-0||P F Nicholls||D A Jacob||Evsf|
O'faolains Boy (IRE)
||6||10-10||Miss R Curtis||A P McCoy||2/1|
Easter Day 5-4fav (11-0) Tracked leader, challenged and slight peck 3 out, led after 2 out, 2 lengths clear last, ridden and won going away flat, won at Newbury 2m 6f (3) gs in Nov beating Whats Happening (11-2) by 6l, 5 ran.
O'faolains Boy (IRE) 16-1 (11-7) Led, not fluent 2nd, jumped right 7th, headed approaching last, weakened flat, 4th of 13, 18l behind At Fishers Cross (11-7) at Cheltenham 3m nov hdl Grade 1 (1) sft in Mar.
Baby Mix (FR) 5-2 (11-4) Jumped well, made all, going best before 3 out, came clear soon after, stayed on well, easily, won at Kempton 2m 4f (3) gd in Nov beating Turn Over Sivola (11-4) by 18l, 4 ran.
Join The Navy 5-4fav (11-12) Prominent, took keen hold, led after 6th, headed 4 out, stayed on same pace from 2 out, no impression on winner and lost 2nd flat, 3rd of 6, 6l behind Mister Wiseman (10-10) at Fontwell 2m 4f cnd hcp chs (0-95) (5) gs in Nov.
Ulck Du Lin (FR)
||5||11-12 p1||P F Nicholls||D A Jacob||13/2|
||5||11-11||C E Longsdon||A P McCoy||2/1f|
||10||11-11 p||D Pipe||T Scudamore||16/1|
||10||11-9 t||C Gordon||Mr T Cannon||16/1|
Grey Gold (IRE)
||8||11-9||R Lee||J Moore||9/2|
||8||11-7 p||Evan Williams||A Wedge||14/1|
The Cockney Mackem (IRE)
||7||11-4 vt||N A Twiston-Davies||Sam Twiston-Davies||16/1|
||5||10-12||Miss V Williams||A Coleman||7/1|
Gus Macrae (IRE)
||9||10-8 pt||Miss R Curtis||P O'Brien (10)||8/1|
The Sneezer (IRE)
||10||10-3||A Dunn||K Edgar (7)||40/1|
Lancetto (FR) 4-1 (11-8) Tracked winner, challenged 5 out, driven and outpaced before next, soon ridden, 3 lengths down in clear 2nd 3 out, kept on under pressure flat, held towards finsish, 2nd of 7, 1 3/4l behind Oscar Hill (11-9) at Ludlow 2m hcp chs 0-140 (3) gd.
Gus Macrae (IRE) 20-1 (10-4) Chased leaders, went 2nd after 12th, led briefly approaching 3 out, chased leaders, ridden and weakened before last, 10th of 18, 19l behind Tatenen (11-5) at Newbury 2m 6f hcp chs 0-135 (3) gd in Nov.
Grey Gold (IRE) 9-2 (11-6) Held up in touch in rear, went 2nd before 4 out, no impression on winner 2 out, lost 2nd flat, 3rd of 5, 12l behind Cloudy Too (11-6) at Carlisle 2m 4f Listed chs (1) hvy in Nov.
Elenika (FR) 6-1 (10-9) Held up in rear, steady headway approaching 9th, chased leaders 4 out, weakened and not fluent next, plugged on again flat, 5th of 11, 14l behind Filbert (10-8) at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Nov.
Ulck Du Lin (FR) 9-1 (11-11) Blundered 1st, towards rear, some headway approaching 2 out, soon beaten, 8th of 11, 21l behind Filbert (10-8) at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Nov.
Consigliere (FR) 33-1 (11-0) Always towards rear, ridden and plugged on flat, never involved, 6th of 11, 18l behind Filbert (10-8) at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Nov.
Pendra (IRE) 1-6fav (11-7) Tracked leader, went badly left 1st, challenged 6th, led approaching 8th, clear 2 out, easily, won at Lingfield 2m nov chs (4) hvy in Nov beating Marcus Antonius (11-0) by 2 1/2l, 5 ran.
King Edmund 7-1 (11-12) Soon behind and outpaced, driven from 5th, plugged on from 4 out, ridden flat, kept on to take moderate 3rd near finish, no chance with front pair, 3rd of 7, 13l behind Oscar Hill (11-9) at Ludlow 2m hcp chs 0-140 (3) gd.
The Sneezer (IRE) 33-1 (10-5) Took keen hold, held up, jumped right, headway to lead 1st, mistake 5th, soon headed, weakened 8th, pulled up before 10th, in a race won by Paddy The Hare (10-12) at Market Rasen 2m 6f hcp chs 0-140 (3) gf in Jul, 9 ran.
The Cockney Mackem (IRE) 28-1 (11-2) Held up in touch in rear, not fluent 7th (water), closed after 3 out, pressed for 3rd from next, no impression on leaders, stayed on same pace, 4th of 5, 9l behind Dodging Bullets (11-2) at Cheltenham 2m nov chs Grade 2 (1) gd in Nov.
At Fishers Cross (IRE)
||6||11-7||Miss R Curtis||A P McCoy||7/10f|
Reve de Sivola (FR)
||8||11-7||Nick Williams||R Johnson||11/5|
||6||11-7||P F Nicholls||D A Jacob||6/1|
Time For Rupert (IRE)
||9||11-7||P R Webber||D F O'Regan||20/1|
||6||11-0 p||T Symonds||F de Giles||100/1|
Celestial Halo (IRE)
||9||11-7 bt||P F Nicholls||Non Runner||NR|
Celestial Halo (IRE) 7-2 (11-8) Made all and always travelling well, clear after 2nd until approaching 2 out, left well clear 2 out, stayed on strongly, unchallenged, won at Newbury 3m hdl G2 (1) sft in Nov beating Medinas (11-4) by 17l, 5 ran.
Reve de Sivola (FR) 7-2 (11-8) Not always fluent, chased (clear) winner, bumped 2nd, hit 5th, pushed along before 3 out, lost 2nd and hit 3 out, soon outpaced by leading duo, went 2nd again betwen last 2, no chance with winner, lost 2nd last, kept on same pace flat, 3rd of 5, 18l behind Celestial Halo (11-8) at Newbury 3m hdl G2 (1) sft in Nov.
Salubrious (IRE) 3-1 (10-12) Led, clear before 7th, ridden approaching last, headed flat, no impression on winner towards finish, 2nd of 4, 2 1/4l behind More Of That (10-12) at Cheltenham 2m 4f hdl G2 (1) gd.
Tweedledrum 15-8fav (11-3) Tracked leaders in 3rd, went 2nd before 2 out, led run-in, kept on well, won at Plumpton 3m 1f mares hcp hdl 0-125 (3) gd beating Cannon Fodder (11-7) by 1 1/4l, 5 ran.
Time For Rupert (IRE) 3-1 (11-6) Tracked leaders in 4th, challenge before 4 out, weakening and hit 2 out, 4th of 6, 21l behind Silviniaco Conti (11-5) at Wetherby 3m 1f chs G2 (1) gs in Nov '12.
At Fishers Cross (IRE) 10-11fav (11-4) Not fluent, tracked leading pair, went right 2nd, went 2nd 3 out, trying to close in 2 lengths 2nd when sprawled badly on landing 2 out, not recover and eased, 4th of 5, 23l behind Celestial Halo (11-8) at Newbury 3m hdl G2 (1) sft in Nov.
Houblon Des Obeaux (FR)
||6||11-6||Miss V Williams||A Coleman||3/2f|
||8||11-4 b||J Farrelly||B Powell||20/1|
Bless The Wings (IRE)
||8||11-0||A King||W Hutchinson||13/2|
Cedre Bleu (FR)
||6||10-5 pt||P F Nicholls||D A Jacob||33/10|
Storm Survivor (IRE)
||7||10-2 v||Jonjo O'Neill||R P McLernon||7/1|
Problema Tic (FR)
||7||10-0||D Pipe||T Scudamore||16/1|
What A Warrior (IRE)
||6||10-0||N A Twiston-Davies||Sam Twiston-Davies||8/1|
Triolo D'alene (FR)
||6||11-12||N J Henderson||B J Geraghty||NR|
Triolo D'alene (FR) 20-1 (11-1) Held up rear of mid-division, tracked leaders and travelling well from 10th, led 3 out, strongly pressed when hit last, soon joined, stayed on strongly under pressure to assert final 150 yards, won at Newbury 3m 2f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov beating Rocky Creek (11-5) by 2 3/4l, 21 ran.
Houblon Des Obeaux (FR) 25-1 (11-8) Held up towards rear, pushed along and struggling before 4 out, stayed on under pressure flat, not reach leaders, 6th of 21, 19l behind Triolo D'Alene (11-1) at Newbury 3m 2f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.
Cedre Bleu (FR) 9-1 (11-4) Held up mid-division, ridden and weakened from 2 out, 7th of 11, 17l behind Cantlow (11-5) at Newbury 2m 4f hcp chs (2) gs in Nov.
What A Warrior (IRE) 20-1 (11-11) Chased leaders, ridden along before 4 out, soon outpaced, plugged on again flat, 7th of 18, 16l behind Tatenen (11-5) at Newbury 2m 6f hcp chs 0-135 (3) gd in Nov.
Bless The Wings (IRE) 20-1 (11-6) Held up in touch, headway 12th, chased leaders next, went 2nd 16th until 4 out, chased leaders, hit 3 out, weakened next, 6th of 16, 14l behind Houblon Des Obeaux (11-3) at Ascot 3m Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gs in Nov.
Problema Tic (FR) 50-1 (10-6) Chased leaders, pushed along and lost place slightly after 5th, reminders and struggling after 7th, soon behind, tailed off, 14th of 16, 39l behind Saphir Du Rheu (11-0) at Sandown 2m 6f hcp hdl (2) gs.
Storm Survivor (IRE) 12-1 (10-5) Fell 1st, in a race won by Chance Du Roy (10-6) at Aintree 3m 2f hcp chs G3 (1) sft, 22 ran.
Battle Group 25-1 (11-4) Refused to race and took no part, in a race won by Celestial Halo (11-8) at Newbury 3m hdl G2 (1) sft in Nov, 5 ran.
Ptit Zig (FR)
||4||11-12||P F Nicholls||D A Jacob||16/1|
Rolling Star (FR)
||4||11-11||N J Henderson||B J Geraghty||15/2|
||7||11-5||D Pipe||M Ennis (7)||25/1|
||5||11-4||N J Henderson||D Bass||8/1|
Chris Pea Green
||4||11-3||G L Moore||J Moore (3)||12/1|
Irish Saint (FR)
||4||11-3||P F Nicholls||N Scholfield||20/1|
Flaxen Flare (IRE)
||4||11-2 b||G Elliott||R Johnson||16/1|
City Slicker (IRE)
||5||10-13||W P Mullins||A P McCoy||6/1f|
||5||10-12||J P Ferguson||D F O'Regan||14/1|
Ronaldo Des Mottes (FR)
||8||10-12 p1||D Pipe||T Bellamy (7)||40/1|
||6||10-12 t||D Pipe||K Edgar (7)||25/1|
Dell' Arca (IRE)
||4||10-11||D Pipe||T Scudamore||15/2|
||5||10-11||Miss V Williams||A Coleman||33/1|
Dan Breen (IRE)
||8||10-10 bt||D Pipe||C O'Farrell||50/1|
||7||10-9||Jonjo O'Neill||R P McLernon||33/1|
||6||10-9||N A Twiston-Davies||Sam Twiston-Davies||12/1|
Recession Proof (FR)
||7||10-9 b1||J J Quinn||B Powell||20/1|
||6||10-9||C E Longsdon||N D Fehily||40/1|
||4||10-6||B Ellison||W Hutchinson||9/1|
||6||10-5||D Skelton||H Skelton||10/1|
||6||10-11||D Pipe||C O'Farrell||NR|
Swing Bowler 7-1 (11-0) Mid-division, outpaced 3 out, ridden and one pace on inside between last 2, weakened last, 15th of 19, 37l behind Quevega (11-5) at Cheltenham 2m 4f hdl G2 (1) sft in Mar.
Willow's Saviour 11-8fav (10-2) Always prominent, led 3 out, driven clear before last, easily, won at Musselburgh 2m hcp hdl (2) gd in Nov beating Discovery Bay (10-8) by 3 1/2l, 10 ran.
Ptit Zig (FR) 3-1 (10-7) won at Auteuil(FR) 2m 3f 4yo hdl Grd 1 gd in Nov beating Le Grand Luce (10-7) by 2l, 11 ran.
Flaxen Flare (IRE) 8-1 (11-4) Tracked leaders, took keen hold, mistake 3 out, went 4th last, kept on same pace flat, 4th of 18, 6l behind Dell' Arca (10-5) at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) gd in Nov.
Chris Pea Green 9-2 (11-3) Held up in last trio, headway to 3rd soon after 3 out, kept on under pressure flat and almost snatched 2nd but no chance with easy winner, 3rd of 8, 5l behind Ifandbutwhynot (10-11) at Newbury 2m Lstd hcp hdl 0-155 (1) gs in Nov.
Ronaldo Des Mottes (FR) 16-1 (11-5) In touch on outside, headway to chase leaders 4th, weakened before 2 out, 9th of 13, 10l behind Deep Trouble (10-11) at Sandown 2m Listed hcp hdl (1) gs.
Kaylif Aramis 14-1 (11-9) Mid-division, chased leaders 3 out, 6th and in touch when fell next, in a race won by Thomas Crapper (11-3) at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-140 (3) gd in Nov, 20 ran.
Pine Creek 6-1fav (11-0) Tracked leaders, hampered and left 2nd 4th, not fluent 5th, mistake 3 out, disputing 6th and beaten last, stayed on same pace, 6th of 18, 7l behind Dell' Arca (10-5) at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) gd in Nov.
Shotavodka (IRE) 12-1 (11-1) Led, ridden and pressed last, headed and stayed on same pace flat, just held on for 2nd, 2nd of 17, 2 1/2l behind Vendor (10-12) at Newbury 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-150 (2) sft in Nov.
Dan Breen (IRE) 20-1 (11-5) Tracked leader until 3rd, reminder next, well beaten after 3 out, plugged on flat, no impression, 6th of 9, 38l behind The Skyfarmer (11-0) at Cheltenham 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) gd.
Waterunder (IRE) 12-1 (11-1) Held up towards rear, headway and edged right before last, hung right and kept on flat, nearest finish, 5th of 13, 3l behind Deep Trouble (10-11) at Sandown 2m Listed hcp hdl (1) gs.
Rolling Star (FR) 5-2 (11-6) Chased leaders, driven to challenge after 3 out, led after last, ran on strongly, won at Haydock 2m hdl (2) sft in Nov beating Doyly Carte (10-13) by 2 3/4l, 5 ran.
Irish Saint (FR) 8-1 (11-7) Held up in last pair, steady headway 4 out, tracked leaders before 3 out, 4th and no impression 2 out, weakening when fell last, in a race won by Ifandbutwhynot (10-11) at Newbury 2m Lstd hcp hdl 0-155 (1) gs in Nov, 8 ran.
City Slicker (IRE) 7-4fav (10-6) Made all, slight mistake 4 out, asserted approaching last and kept on well run-in, easily, won at Punchestown 2m hcp hdl 0-140 in Nov beating Bishopslough (10-4) by 4l, 11 ran.
Alaivan (IRE) 16-1 (11-12) Towards rear, weakened before 2 out, 8th of 9, 16l behind Zaplamation (10-1) at Wetherby 2m (3) gs.
Vulcanite (IRE) 10-1 (11-11) Chased leader until 3 out, weakened rapidly and eased before next, tailed off, last of 13, 47l behind Deep Trouble (10-11) at Sandown 2m Listed hcp hdl (1) gs.
Chatterbox (IRE) 5-2fav (11-7) Tracked leading pair, went 2nd travelling well soon after 3 out, chance next, pushed along and well held between last 2, ridden flat, just held on for 2nd, 2nd of 8, 4 1/2l behind Ifandbutwhynot (10-11) at Newbury 2m Lstd hcp hdl 0-155 (1) gs in Nov.
Landscape (FR) 13-8fav (11-1) Held up towards rear, headway before 2 out, went 3rd before last, kept on same pace, 3rd of 9, 2 3/4l behind Darley Sun (11-0) at Stratford 2m 6f nh nov hdl (4) gd in Apr.
Totalize 14-1 (10-11) Mid-division, good headway on inside before 3 out, hampered on bend before last, soon switched right, stayed on same pace, 5th of 24, 14l behind Flaxen Flare (10-7) at Cheltenham 2m (1) gs in Mar.
Recession Proof (FR) 14-1 (10-13) Tracked leaders, outpaced 2 out, soon weakened, 12th of 17, 22l behind Return Spring (9-13) at Cheltenham 3m 1f Listed hcp hdl (1) gd in Nov.
Dell' Arca (IRE) 12-1 (10-5) Held up in mid-division, headway after 5th, led before last, soon headed, led again 150 yards out, edged right towards finish, kept on well, won at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) gd in Nov beating Sametegal (11-7) by 1/2l, 18 ran.