Ascot Saturday 22nd December

  • Going: Heavy   Surface: Turf
  • Placepot £318.50, Pool: £183,320.00, 420.07 winning tickets
  • Quadpot £90.50, Pool: £11,717.70, 95.8 winning tickets
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12:55 Foundation Developments Novices' Handicap Hurdle

12:55 Foundation Developments Novices' Handicap Hurdle Saturday 22nd December 2012
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 51/3-551 De La Bech
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Jockey: R Johnson
  • Distance Winner
5 11-12 P J Hobbs R Johnson 3/1f
2 PP48-60 Oscar Papa
  • Trainer: N J Gifford
  • Jockey: L Treadwell
7 11-11 N J Gifford L Treadwell 50/1
3 2-33 Cheat The Cheater (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss R Curtis
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
5 11-10 p1 Miss R Curtis A P McCoy 10/1
4 61-F14 Highland Retreat
  • Trainer: H Fry
  • Jockey: Mr J Barber
  • Distance Winner
5 11-9 H Fry Mr J Barber (7) 16/1
5 34-3644 Top Dancer (FR)
  • Trainer: B I Case
  • Jockey: K Moore
5 11-8 B I Case K Moore (7) 14/1
6 2413/3 Cornish Ice
  • Trainer: R Dickin
  • Jockey: H Oliver
8 11-6 R Dickin H Oliver 14/1
7 2025/33 Kaylif Aramis
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Beaten Favourite
5 11-4 N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 14/1
8 3474/11 Okafranca (IRE)
  • Trainer: J A B Old
  • Jockey: M D Grant
  • Distance Winner
7 11-4 J A B Old M D Grant 5/1
9 4224-42 Koultas King (IRE)
  • Trainer: Tim Vaughan
  • Jockey: M Byrne
5 11-4 t Tim Vaughan M Byrne (5) 16/1
10 11643-0 Wings Of Icarus (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Distance Winner
5 10-13 D Pipe T Scudamore 5/1
12 4-62141 Call Me Sir (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs S Gardner
  • Jockey: Miss L Gardner
  • Distance Winner
10 10-11 Mrs S Gardner Miss L Gardner (5) 20/1
13 340F50/ Bally Sands (IRE)
  • Trainer: R Mathew
  • Jockey: D Crosse
  • Distance Winner
8 10-8 R Mathew D Crosse 25/1
14 31-456 Tothemoonandback (IRE)
  • Trainer: G L Moore
  • Jockey: J E Moore
4 10-7 G L Moore J E Moore 10/1
11 P055P-5 Struanmore
  • Trainer: P R Webber
  • Jockey: L Heard
5 10-11 P R Webber L Heard NR

Formwatch

Struanmore 66-1 (10-11) Led from 1st, headed 3rd, led again 3 out, headed before last, weakened run-in, 5th of 15, 8l behind Tanerko Emery (11-11) at Sandown 2m nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) hvy.

De La Bech 7-2 (10-12) Led, headed narrowly before 2 out, led again between last 2, stayed on well to go clear flat, comfortably, won at Lingfield 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Nov beating Until Winning (10-12) by 20l, 8 ran.

Okafranca (IRE) 9-2fav (11-4) Mid-division, headway approaching 9th, went 2nd soon after 3 out, led soon after, idled flat, driven out, won at Taunton 3m hcp hdl 0-110 (4) sft beating Fortuna Rose (11-2) by 1 1/4l, 16 ran.

Highland Retreat 12-1 (10-9) Mid-division, headway 5th, outpaced after 2 out, stayed on flat, 4th of 12, 10l behind Midnight Appeal (10-12) at Hereford 2m 6f nh nov hdl (4) sft.

Tothemoonandback (IRE) 16-1 (10-9) Tracked leaders in 3rd on outer, pushed along and in rear before 4 out, soon tailed off, last of 6, 25l behind Billy Merriott (11-5) at Plumpton 2m 5f nov hdl (4) gs in Nov.

Kaylif Aramis 9-4fav (10-12) Tracked leaders, not fluent 4th or 5th, ridden when close up 2 out, went 2nd when mistake 2 out, no impression on winner before last, lost 2nd post, 3rd of 9, 6l behind Tealissio (10-12) at Leicester 2m nh nov hdl (4) sft in Nov.

Call Me Sir (IRE) 9-2 (10-9) Held up in rear, good headway on outside to 3rd after 3 out, went 2nd and closed approaching next, led approaching last, ridden and kept on well flat, won at Wincanton 2m 6f NH Novice Handicap Hurdle (0-105) (3yo+) (4) sft beating Be All Man (11-9) by 3 1/2l, 8 ran.

Cheat The Cheater (IRE) 3-1 (10-12) Tracked winner until 5th, stayed handy, not fluent 3 out, soon ridden, no extra flat, 3rd of 6, 11l behind Grouse Lodge (11-5) at Uttoxeter 3m nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Nov.

Wings Of Icarus (IRE) 4-1 (10-6) Always towards rear, tailed off, 13th of 17, well behind Lamps (11-9) at Sandown 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-110 (4) sft in Nov.

Top Dancer (FR) 6-1 (10-8) Tracked leaders, driven 4 out, ridden 2 out, kept on same pace, no impression before last, 4th of 13, 19l behind Fred The Shred (10-3) at Chepstow 3m hcp hdl 0-130 (3) hvy.

Bally Sands (IRE) 100-1 (11-2) Chased leaders until ridden and weakened rapidly 6th, tailed off, 20th of 23, well behind Aegean Dawn (11-0) at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-125 (3) gs in Nov '10.

Oscar Papa 20-1 (11-7) Towards rear, ridden after 9th, behind 13th, tailed off, 10th of 13, well behind Pete The Feat (11-12) at Folkestone 3m 1f hcp chs 0-110 (4) gd in Nov.

Cornish Ice 8-1 (11-0) Tracked leader, ridden before 3 out, one pace and no impression before 2 out, 3rd of 11, 14l behind Moscow Presents (11-0) at Towcester 2m mdn hdl (5) sft.

Koultas King (IRE) 7-2 (10-7) Tracked leader, led 3rd, headed 3 out, stayed on same pace flat, 2nd of 6, 2 1/4l behind Dreams Of Milan (10-12) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Nov.

13:30 Shawbrook Bank Graduation Chase

13:30 Shawbrook Bank Graduation Chase Saturday 22nd December 2012
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 1264-16 Solix (FR)
  • Trainer: Ian Williams
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 11-7 Ian Williams P J Brennan 5/4j
2 202-P51 Brass Tax (IRE)
  • Trainer: B I Case
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
6 11-4 B I Case A P McCoy 8/1
3 12/150-4 Cedre Bleu (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Beaten Favourite
5 11-0 pt P F Nicholls R Walsh 5/4j
4 334/13-F On Trend (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Gifford
  • Jockey: Tom Cannon
  • Distance Winner
6 11-0 N J Gifford Tom Cannon 12/1

Formwatch

Cedre Bleu (FR) 5-2fav (11-12) Led until 6th, remained prominent, every chance 3 out, soon under pressure, no extra from last, 4th of 11, 3 1/2l behind Sizing Santiago (10-13) at Newbury 2m 6f hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft in Nov.

Brass Tax (IRE) 6-1 (11-9) Tracked leader, ridden to lead 2 out, driven out and joined post, won at Market Rasen 2m 6f nov hcp chs 0-135 (3) gs in Nov deadheating with Alpine Breeze (11-12), 7 ran.

On Trend (IRE) 17-2 (10-9) Held up in rear when fell 5 out, in a race won by Ulck Du Lin (10-2) at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gs, 15 ran.

Solix (FR) 8-1 (10-3) 6th of 8, 8l behind Tir Au But (9-13) at Auteuil(FR) 2m 5f hdl G2 (1) hvy in Nov.

14:00 Long Walk Hurdle (Grade 1)

14:00 Long Walk Hurdle (Grade 1) Saturday 22nd December 2012
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 1F01-02 Cucumber Run (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
7 11-7 N J Henderson B J Geraghty 12/1
3 258P-98 Kayf Aramis
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Distance Winner
10 11-7 b N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 66/1
4 F/1R16-6 Master Of The Hall (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
8 11-7 N J Henderson A P McCoy 8/1
5 4453-20 Prospect Wells (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: R Walsh
7 11-7 t P F Nicholls R Walsh 8/1
6 3/4753-2 Reve de Sivola (FR)
  • Trainer: Nick Williams
  • Jockey: R Johnson
7 11-7 Nick Williams R Johnson 9/2
7 0/123F-3 Smad Place (FR)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
5 11-7 A King R Thornton 15/8f
8 3236-11 Trustan Times (IRE)
  • Trainer: T D Easterby
  • Jockey: D C Costello
6 11-7 T D Easterby D C Costello 11/4
2 260-044 Five Dream (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: Non Runner
8 11-7 P F Nicholls Non Runner NR

Formwatch

Five Dream (FR) 33-1 (11-0) Disputed lead, driven approaching 2 out, soon no chance with easy winner, weakened to 4th last, last of 4, 27l behind Big Buck's (11-8) at Newbury 3m hdl G2 (1) sft.

Reve de Sivola (FR) 33-1 (11-0) Held up 4th and last, driven after 4 out, ridden before 2 out, stayed on to take 2nd after last, no chance with winner, 2nd of 4, 9l behind Big Buck's (11-8) at Newbury 3m hdl G2 (1) sft.

Smad Place (FR) 10-11fav (11-4) Held up in touch, ridden and weakened before 2 out, 3rd of 6, 25l behind Tidal Bay (11-0) at Wetherby 3m 1f hdl G2 (1) gs in Nov.

Trustan Times (IRE) 10-1 (11-12) Held up towards rear, taken wide before bend after 6th, headway 4 out, led 2 out, kept on well from last, driven out, won at Haydock 3m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov beating Holywell (11-0) by 2 3/4l, 16 ran.

Prospect Wells (FR) 15-2 (11-0) Mid-division in touch, headway 4 out, chased leaders under pressure next, kept on same pace, no impression before last, 10th of 18, 17l behind Olofi (10-11) at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov.

Master Of The Hall (IRE) 12-1 (11-10) Held up in rear, blundered 9th, ridden before 3 out, soon weakened, last of 6, well behind Silviniaco Conti (11-5) at Wetherby 3m 1f chs G2 (1) gs in Nov.

Cucumber Run (IRE) 33-1 (11-4) Held up in touch in mid-division, mistake 5th, headway 9th, challenged 3 out, no impression on winner flat, stayed on, 2nd of 17, 2 3/4l behind Fair Along (11-12) at Newbury 3m hcp hdl 0-140 (3) sft in Nov.

Kayf Aramis 20-1 (10-11) Led, headed narrowly after 3 out, driven next, every chance between last 2, weakened flat, 8th of 12, 22l behind At Fishers Cross (10-12) at Cheltenham 3m hcp hdl (2) hvy.

14:35 Champagne Bollinger Silver Cup Handicap Chase (Listed)

14:35 Champagne Bollinger Silver Cup Handicap Chase (Listed) Saturday 22nd December 2012
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 2887-1U Roberto Goldback (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
  • Course and Distance Winner
10 11-12 N J Henderson B J Geraghty 4/1
2 9P/41F1- Hey Big Spender (IRE)
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Jockey: J Tizzard
  • Distance Winner
9 11-8 C L Tizzard J Tizzard 9/2
3 1/110-35 Hold On Julio (IRE)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton
  • Distance Winner
9 10-11 A King R Thornton 9/4f
4 25P-231 Ackertac (IRE)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Course Winner
7 10-2 p N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 7/1
5 0874-F0 Katenko (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: L Treadwell
6 10-1 Miss V Williams L Treadwell 9/1
6 3/11F2-1 Wyck Hill (IRE)
  • Trainer: D G Bridgwater
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
8 10-0 D G Bridgwater T Scudamore 4/1

Formwatch

Wyck Hill (IRE) 3-1 (11-4) Made all, pressed from 3 out, strongly challenged after last, held on gamely (2 fences ommited), won at Wetherby 3m 1f hcp chs 0-130 (3) sft in Nov beating Fill The Power (11-7) by 1/2l, 9 ran.

Katenko (FR) 25-1 (10-13) Held up mid-division, headway 4 out, ridden 3 out, soon weakened, 11th of 16, 47l behind Trustan Times (11-12) at Haydock 3m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov.

Roberto Goldback (IRE) 33-1 (11-3) In touch when blundered and unseated rider 14th, in a race won by Bobs Worth (11-6) at Newbury 3m 2f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gs, 19 ran.

Hey Big Spender (IRE) 14-1 (11-12) Held up in rear, headway approaching 16th, challenged last, led flat, driven out, won at Warwick 3m 5f hcp chs G3 (1) gs in Jan beating Fredo (10-0) by 3/4l, 13 ran.

Ackertac (IRE) 8-1 (11-11) Tracked leaders, bumped 3rd, closed 5th, reminder 8th, 3rd and ridden when hampered 4 out, went 2nd before 2 out, led approaching last, stayed on, hung left close home, won at Ascot 2m 3f hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft in Nov beating Vino Griego (11-6) by 2 1/2l, 10 ran.

Hold On Julio (IRE) 8-1 (10-8) Mid-division, ridden and outpaced 16th, kept on under pressure from last, never nearer, 5th of 19, 27l behind Bobs Worth (11-6) at Newbury 3m 2f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gs.

15:10 Ladbroke (Listed Handicap Hurdle)

15:10 Ladbroke (Listed Handicap Hurdle) Saturday 22nd December 2012
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 U/39-511 Petit Robin (FR)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: Mr N De Boinville
  • Course and Distance Winner
9 11-12 N J Henderson Mr N De Boinville (7) 25/1
2 11FU-31 Balder Succes (FR)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: R Thornton
  • Course and Distance Winner
4 11-4 A King R Thornton 7/1
3 31115-2 Cash And Go (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
  • Distance Winner
5 11-2 N J Henderson B J Geraghty 11/2f
4 42F50-1 Olofi (FR)
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
  • Distance Winner
6 11-1 pt T R George P J Brennan 9/1
5 227/243 Bothy
  • Trainer: B Ellison
  • Jockey: P Corbett
6 10-13 B Ellison P Corbett (7) 25/1
6 712613 Cause Of Causes (USA)
  • Trainer: G Elliott
  • Jockey: D J Condon
  • Distance Winner
4 10-13 G Elliott D J Condon 25/1
7 201316 Rattan (USA)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: D E Mullins
  • Distance Winner
7 10-13 W P Mullins D E Mullins 14/1
8 2-32F14 Double Ross (IRE)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Beaten Favourite
6 10-13 N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 14/1
9 2F11- Ranjaan (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Distance Winner
4 10-12 t1 P F Nicholls R Walsh 8/1
10 21218-2 It's A Gimme (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Distance Winner
5 10-11 Jonjo O'Neill A P McCoy 8/1
11 3151-62 Princeton Plains (IRE)
  • Trainer: E P Harty
  • Jockey: N P Madden
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
6 10-10 E P Harty N P Madden 25/1
12 104-148 Urbain De Sivola (FR)
  • Trainer: Nick Williams
  • Jockey: N Scholfield
  • Distance Winner
4 10-9 Nick Williams N Scholfield 20/1
13 21147-0 Kazlian (FR)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Distance Winner
4 10-6 D Pipe T Scudamore 16/1
14 F12P72 Thomas Edison (IRE)
  • Trainer: A J Martin
  • Jockey: M P Walsh
  • Distance Winner
5 10-6 t A J Martin M P Walsh 33/1
15 203-P33 Dan Breen (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: F J Hayes
  • Distance Winner
7 10-6 p D Pipe F J Hayes (10) 25/1
16 1217-1 Lyvius
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: J McGrath
  • Distance Winner
4 10-6 N J Henderson J McGrath (5) 14/1
17 268P-52 Rigidity
  • Trainer: Tim Vaughan
  • Jockey: R Johnson
  • Distance Winner
5 10-4 pt Tim Vaughan R Johnson 25/1
18 7638-25 Bar De Ligne (FR)
  • Trainer: S Gollings
  • Jockey: D C Costello
  • Distance Winner
6 10-4 S Gollings D C Costello 33/1
19 9P-1902 First In The Queue (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: A Tinkler
  • Distance Winner
5 10-3 N J Henderson A Tinkler 66/1
20 3216-3F First Avenue
  • Trainer: Mrs L J Mongan
  • Jockey: Tom Cannon
  • Distance Winner
7 10-2 Mrs L J Mongan Tom Cannon (3) 25/1
21 21146-2 Into Wain (USA)
  • Trainer: S Gollings
  • Jockey: B Hughes
  • Distance Winner
5 10-1 S Gollings B Hughes 16/1

Formwatch

Cause Of Causes (USA) 12-1 (11-0) Held up behind, headway 3 out, chased leaders before last, ridden and staying on when not clear run and switched left flat, went 3rd towards finish, not reached leaders, 3rd of 18, 4l behind Olofi (10-11) at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov.

Petit Robin (FR) 11-1 (11-5) Tracked leaders, took keen hold, led before 2 out, strongly challenged after last, all out, just held on, won at Sandown 2m Listed hcp hdl (1) sft beating Into Wain (10-2) by ns, 12 ran.

Dan Breen (IRE) 12-1 (11-2) In touch, headway 3 out, went 2nd approaching next, led narrowly between last 2, headed and 1 length down when stumbled and almost unseated rider last, soon lost place, kept on same pace, 3rd of 17, 20l behind Dark Lover (11-8) at Cheltenham 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) hvy.

Double Ross (IRE) 4-1fav (11-10) Led, ridden and hit last, headed run-in, lost 2nd last 100 yards, no extra, 4th of 12, 7l behind Yesyoucan (10-12) at Haydock 2m 4f hcp hdl (2) sft in Nov.

First Avenue 10-1 (11-2) Held up in last pair, good headway on inside to chase leading pair 2 out, ridden to challenge in 2nd and every chance when fell last, in a race won by General Ting (10-3) at Sandown 2m hcp hdl 0-130 (3) sft in Nov, 12 ran.

Princeton Plains (IRE) 5-2fav (11-7) Chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden in close 4th and not clear run 2 out, stayed on to challenge approaching last, strongly pressed winner in 2nd run-in, no extra last strides, 2nd of 10, nk behind Lough Ferrib (10-12) at Listowel 2m hcp hdl hvy in Sep.

Bar De Ligne (FR) 10-1 (10-13) Held up towards rear, headway before 4 out, went 5th 3 out, weakened before last, 5th of 12, 14l behind Yesyoucan (10-12) at Haydock 2m 4f hcp hdl (2) sft in Nov.

Into Wain (USA) 15-2 (10-2) Mid-division, headway 2 out, soon chasing leaders, every chance after last, just failed, 2nd of 12, ns behind Petit Robin (11-5) at Sandown 2m Listed hcp hdl (1) sft.

Urbain De Sivola (FR) 12-1 (10-7) 8th of 9, well behind Esmondo (10-7) at Auteuil(FR) 2m 3f 4yo hdl Grade 1 (1) hvy in Nov.

Thomas Edison (IRE) 7-1 (10-6) Waited with, improved travelling well to track leaders from 2 out, struggling to get to winner when not fluent and kept on same pace from last, 2nd of 13, 4l behind Beef To The Heels (9-3) at Down Royal 2m hcp hdl 0-150 gs in Nov.

First In The Queue (IRE) 16-1 (10-5) Held up towards rear, headway from 2 out, went 2nd flat, stayed on, not able to get to winner, 2nd of 10, 1/2l behind Petit Robin (11-9) at Ascot 2m hcp hdl 0-145 (2) sft in Nov.

Ranjaan (FR) 7-2fav (10-5) Raced keenly, held up mid-division, switched outside approaching 3rd, headway 5th, led when not fluent 2 out, hard pressed when not fluent again last, ridden out flat, won at Taunton 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-145 (2) gs in Jan beating Third Intention (11-12) by 3 1/2l, 12 ran.

Rattan (USA) 25-1 (11-3) Towards rear, headway after 4 out, chased leaders after 2 out, kept on same pace on stands side rail approaching last, no impression, 6th of 18, 6l behind Olofi (10-11) at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov.

Kazlian (FR) 9-1 (10-11) In touch, mistake 4 out, weakened after 2 out, 14th of 18, 39l behind Olofi (10-11) at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov.

Olofi (FR) 8-1 (10-11) Mid-division on outside, headway 4 out, went 3rd 2 out, effort when not much room on stands side rail and switched left before last, led soon after, stayed on well flat, won at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov beating Cash And Go (11-2) by 2 1/2l, 18 ran.

Balder Succes (FR) 1-2fav (11-2) Tracked leaders in 3rd, went 2nd before 3 out, led before last, stayed on strongly and drew clear run-in, ridden out, won at Haydock 2m 4yo hdl (2) sft in Nov beating Hollow Tree (11-6) by 6l, 4 ran.

Bothy 10-1 (11-7) Led to 2nd, led after 4 out, headed before 2 out, weakened before last, 3rd of 4, 33l behind Countrywide Flame (11-7) at Newcastle 2m hdl G1 (1) hvy.

Lyvius 7-2 (10-7) Chased leaders, led 2 out, ridden clear last, comfortably, won at Newbury 2m lst hcp hdl (0-150) (1) sft in Nov beating Edgardo Sol (11-3) by 2l, 6 ran.

Rigidity 85-40 (11-1) Chased leaders, went 2nd after 4th, hit next, no chance when lost 2nd approaching 4 out, rallied to 2nd again approaching last, never any chance with unchallenged winner, 2nd of 6, 11l behind Kie (10-7) at Musselburgh 2m beg chs (3) gd in Nov.

It's A Gimme (IRE) 7-1 (10-12) Held up in touch in mid-division, headway to chase leaders approaching 2 out, chased winner and strong challenge flat, every chance until found no extra towards finish, 2nd of 15, 1/2l behind Raya Star (11-12) at Ascot 2m Listed hcp hdl (1) gs in Nov.

Cash And Go (IRE) 6-1 (11-2) Mid-division, headway before 3 out, effort on inside approaching last, went 2nd flat, kept on, not reach winner, 2nd of 18, 2 1/2l behind Olofi (10-11) at Cheltenham 2m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov.

15:40 BGC Partners Handicap Chase

15:40 BGC Partners Handicap Chase Saturday 22nd December 2012
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 20P-364 Falcon Island
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Jockey: J Tizzard
  • Distance Winner
7 11-12 C L Tizzard J Tizzard 8/1
2 8/1-3115 Gus Macrae (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss R Curtis
  • Jockey: P Corbett
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-9 pt Miss R Curtis P Corbett (7) 14/1
4 7023-31 Ulck Du Lin (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Distance Winner
4 11-5 P F Nicholls R Walsh Evsf
5 800-332 My Brother Sylvest
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: T Scudamore
  • Distance Winner
6 11-2 b D Pipe T Scudamore 10/1
7 408-442 Vino Griego (FR)
  • Trainer: G L Moore
  • Jockey: J E Moore
  • Course Winner
7 11-2 b G L Moore J E Moore 7/2
8 421513- El Lobo (FR)
  • Trainer: D Pipe
  • Jockey: A P McCoy
  • Distance Winner
5 10-13 t1 D Pipe A P McCoy 15/2
9 8P1-424 Nozic (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss Z C Davison
  • Jockey: G Gracey-davison
  • Distance Winner
11 10-5 bt Miss Z C Davison G Gracey-davison (5) 33/1
3 2/2P32-1 Majala (FR)
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: 2nd Preference
  • Distance Winner
6 11-9 t T R George 2nd Preference NR
6 123136 Nobunaga
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: L Treadwell
  • Distance Winner
7 11-2 Miss V Williams L Treadwell NR

Formwatch

Majala (FR) 2-1fav (11-0) Tracked leader, led 7th, made rest, clear when mistake last, eased run in, won at Taunton 2m beg chs (3) sft in Nov beating Renard D'Irlande (11-0) by 10l, 7 ran.

Nobunaga 16-1 (11-2) Raced in 4th and off the pace, pushed along 9th, ridden before 11th, driven after 3 out, weakened next, blundered last, 6th of 10, 14l behind Shoegazer (11-7) at Newton Abbot 2m 5f listed hcp chs (1) sft in Sep.

Ulck Du Lin (FR) 2-1fav (10-2) Tracked leaders on inside, headway 4 out, led 2 out, ridden and stayed on well to go clear from last, won at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gs beating Oh Crick (11-2) by 4l, 15 ran.

Nozic (FR) 8-1 (11-5) Led until after 3 out, one pace before last, 4th of 7, 7l behind George Nympton (11-7) at Warwick 2m hcp chs 0-120 (4) sft.

Falcon Island 20-1 (11-5) Led 3rd, tracked leader, led again 6th to after 8th, remained prominent, ridden 2 out, stayed on to press for 2nd flat, no extra in 4th towards finish, 4th of 15, 5l behind Ulck Du Lin (10-2) at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gs.

Gus Macrae (IRE) 8-1 (10-7) In touch, effort to chase leaders 4 out, ridden 2 out, kept on same pace, 5th of 15, 8l behind Ulck Du Lin (10-2) at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gs.

El Lobo (FR) 3-1 (11-1) Led, headed approaching 4 out, chased leader until next, 3rd and well beaten when blundered badly next, 3rd of 6, 34l behind Oscar Gogo (11-7) at Ffos Las 2m 3f hcp chs 0-130 (3) hvy in Dec '11.

My Brother Sylvest 15-2 (11-12) Led until 2nd, led next, jumped right and headed 4 out, pecked slightly 3 out, led 2 out, went right last, headed flat, held close home, 2nd of 6, 3/4l behind Mentalist (10-6) at Ludlow 2m hcp chs 0-125 (3) sft in Nov.

Vino Griego (FR) 13-2 (11-6) Prominent, led 2nd until 4th, led 5th, not fluent next, headed 4 out, led again before 2 out, headed approaching last, stayed on same pace, 2nd of 10, 2 1/2l behind Ackertac (11-11) at Ascot 2m 3f hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft in Nov.