Sky Bet Chase (Formerly The Great Yorkshire Chase) (Listed Handicap)

  • (Class 1, 24 runners)
  • Winner £42,712 2nd £16,028 3rd £8,025 4th £3,998 5th £2,010 6th £1,005
  • Surface: Turf

Racecard

# Form Horse A Wgt Trainer Jockey OR Naps Odds
1 F317-3P
BLACK and WHITE stripes, EMERALD GREEN and WHITE striped sleeves Midnight Chase 29
  • T:N P Mulholland
  • J:Timmy Murphy
  • Form: F317-3P
  • Age: 11
  • Weight: 11-12
  • OR: 155
  • Naps:
11 166 11-12 N P Mulholland Timmy Murphy 155
2 1114-11
Royal Blue, White sash and sleeves, quartered cap Bold Sir Brian (IRE) 50
  • T:Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • J:P Buchanan
  • Form: 1114-11
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-12
  • OR: 155
  • Naps:
7 166 11-12 Miss Lucinda V Russell P Buchanan 155
3 5110-P4
Dark Green, Maroon stars, Maroon cap Calgary Bay (IRE) 49
  • T:M R Channon
  • J:C O'Farrell
  • Form: 5110-P4
  • Age: 10
  • Weight: 11-12
  • OR: 155
  • Naps:
10 166 11-12 M R Channon C O'Farrell 155
4 210710/
Yellow, Black chevrons, Yellow sleeves, hooped cap Silver By Nature 658
  • T:Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • J:Grant Cockburn
  • Form: 210710/
  • Age: 11
  • Weight: 11-9
  • OR: 152
  • Naps:
11 163 11-9 Miss Lucinda V Russell Grant Cockburn (7) 152
5 411-051
WHITE, LIGHT BLUE spots, WHITE sleeves, LIGHT BLUE cap, WHITE spots Cape Tribulation 31
  • T:J M Jefferson
  • J:D F O'Regan
  • Form: 411-051
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 11-8
  • OR: 151
  • Naps:
9 162 11-8 J M Jefferson D F O'Regan 151
6 09-R001
White, Black diamond, Red sleeves and cap Carruthers 31
  • T:M Bradstock
  • J:Mr N De Boinville
  • Form: 09-R001
  • Age: 10
  • Weight: 11-4
  • OR: 147
  • Naps:
10 158 11-4 M Bradstock Mr N De Boinville (7) 147
7 P/1334-2
Royal Blue, Pink hoop Cappa Bleu (IRE) 75
  • T:Evan Williams
  • J:Paul Moloney
  • Form: P/1334-2
  • Age: 11
  • Weight: 11-3t
  • OR: 146
  • Naps:
11 157 11-3 t Evan Williams Paul Moloney 146
8 3/1PPU-0
MAROON, WHITE hooped sleeves Always Right (IRE) 260
  • T:J Wade
  • J:
  • Form: 3/1PPU-0
  • Age: 11
  • Weight: 11-2
  • OR: 145
  • Naps:
11 156 11-2 J Wade 145
9 153F12
RED, YELLOW sash, striped sleeves and star on cap Shoegazer (IRE) 21
  • T:D Pipe
  • J:Tom Bellamy
  • Form: 153F12
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 11-1t
  • OR: 144
  • Naps:
8 155 11-1 t D Pipe Tom Bellamy (7) 144
10 0/715U-6
BLACK and WHITE (halved), RED sleeves and cap Tatenen (FR) 42
  • T:R Rowe
  • J:A Thornton
  • Form: 0/715U-6
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 11-1
  • OR: 144
  • Naps:
9 155 11-1 R Rowe A Thornton 144
11 4U01-F4
Light green, yellow inverted triangle, yellow sleeves, red diamonds, yellow cap, red diamonds Saint Are (FR) 43
  • T:Tim Vaughan
  • J:Michael Byrne
  • Form: 4U01-F4
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 10-13
  • OR: 142
  • Naps:
7 153 10-13 Tim Vaughan Michael Byrne (3) 142
12 112P-P9
Red, White stars on sleeves Harry The Viking 56
  • T:P F Nicholls
  • J:D A Jacob
  • Form: 112P-P9
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 10-11
  • OR: 140
  • Naps:
8 151 10-11 P F Nicholls D A Jacob 140
13 3P9-42P
Yellow, Red Chevrons, Red Cap Galaxy Rock (IRE) 70
  • T:Jonjo O'Neill
  • J:R P Mclernon
  • Form: 3P9-42P
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 10-11b
  • OR: 140
  • Naps:
9 151 10-11 b Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 140
14 74-1311
Royal blue, light blue stars on sleeves Mister Hyde (IRE) 30
  • T:Jonjo O'Neill
  • J:R McGrath
  • Form: 74-1311
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 10-10v
  • OR: 139
  • Naps:
8 150 10-10 v Jonjo O'Neill R McGrath 139
15 7-23602
DARK BLUE, large PINK spots, PINK cap Mr Moonshine (IRE) 31
  • T:Mrs S J Smith
  • J:Ryan Mania
  • Form: 7-23602
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 10-10
  • OR: 139
  • Naps:
9 150 10-10 Mrs S J Smith Ryan Mania 139
16 325-073
Dark Green, Royal Blue diamond Fruity O'Rooney 21
  • T:G L Moore
  • J:J E Moore
  • Form: 325-073
  • Age: 10
  • Weight: 10-10p
  • OR: 139
  • Naps:
10 150 10-10 p G L Moore J E Moore 139
17 11P-405
Dark Blue, Pink diamond, armlets and diamond on cap Ikorodu Road 42
  • T:M Sheppard
  • J:C Poste
  • Form: 11P-405
  • Age: 10
  • Weight: 10-9p
  • OR: 138
  • Naps:
10 149 10-9 p M Sheppard C Poste 138
18 1P1/401-
RED, DARK BLUE seams, WHITE sleeves, DARK BLUE seams, DARK BLUE cap, WHITE star Summery Justice (IRE) 276
  • T:Miss V Williams
  • J:L Treadwell
  • Form: 1P1/401-
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 10-6
  • OR: 135
  • Naps:
9 146 10-6 Miss V Williams L Treadwell 135
19 1/R2-U15
Royal Blue, Pink hoop Alvarado (IRE) 58
  • T:F M O'Brien
  • J:A P Cawley
  • Form: 1/R2-U15
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 10-6
  • OR: 135
  • Naps:
8 146 10-6 F M O'Brien A P Cawley 135
20 011-596
EMERALD GREEN, YELLOW sash and star on cap Merigo (FR) 31
  • T:A Parker
  • J:Brian Harding
  • Form: 011-596
  • Age: 12
  • Weight: 10-5
  • OR: 134
  • Naps:
12 145 10-5 A Parker Brian Harding 134
21 0PP-B23
Light Blue, White chevrons, White sleeves, Light Blue armlets, Light Blue and White striped cap Tullamore Dew (IRE) 21
  • T:N J Gifford
  • J:Tom Cannon
  • Form: 0PP-B23
  • Age: 11
  • Weight: 10-4t1
  • OR: 133
  • Naps:
11 144 10-4 t1 N J Gifford Tom Cannon (3) 133
22 3602-38
RED and WHITE (quartered), RED sleeves De Boitron (FR) 42
  • T:Ferdy Murphy
  • J:
  • Form: 3602-38
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 10-3
  • OR: 132
  • Naps:
9 143 10-3 Ferdy Murphy 132
23 9-77016
White, red hoop, white sleeves, red stars, royal blue cap Pentiffic (NZ) 16
  • T:Miss V Williams
  • J:Reserve 1
  • Form: 9-77016
  • Age: 10
  • Weight: 10-2b1
  • OR: 131
  • Naps:
10 142 10-2 b1 Miss V Williams Reserve 1 131
24 3P62-31
Black, Black and Pink check cap Court By Surprise (IRE) 42
  • T:Miss E C Lavelle
  • J:Reserve 2
  • Form: 3P62-31
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 10-2
  • OR: 131
  • Naps:
8 142 10-2 Miss E C Lavelle Reserve 2 131

Race History

Race History
Year Draw Horse A Wgt Trainer Jockey SP
2012   Calgary Bay (IRE)
  • T:Miss H C Knight
  • J:D Elsworth
9 11-11 Miss H C Knight D Elsworth 12/1
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In depth

Formwatch

Midnight Chase 33-1 (11-10) Led, headed 7th, mistake 4 out and ridden in 5th next, no extra and pulled up before last, in a race won by Tidal Bay (11-10) at Leopardstown 3m chs G1 (1) sft in Dec, 9 ran.

Bold Sir Brian (IRE) 11-10fav (11-7) In rear and in touch, blundered 4 out, went 2nd 3 out, led 2 out, soon clear, won at Sandown 3m Listed chs (1) sft in Dec beating Pacha Du Polder (11-11) by 16l, 4 ran.

Calgary Bay (IRE) 6-1 (11-6) Held up, mistake 3rd, hit 9th, mistake 15th, headway 4 out, 4th and beaten when hit last, last of 4, 28l behind Wayward Prince (11-0) at Aintree 3m 1f Listed chs (1) sft in Dec.

Silver By Nature 9-1 (10-12) Mid-division, outpaced 21st (foinavon), never near leaders, 12th of 40, well behind Ballabriggs (11-0) at Aintree 4m 4f hcp chs G3 (1) gd in Apr '11.

Cape Tribulation 7-2 (11-10) Held up in touch, headway 5 out, led next, easily, won at Wetherby 3m 1f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) hvy in Dec beating Mr Moonshine (11-5) by 11l, 7 ran.

Carruthers 15-8fav (11-5) Led after 1st, soon joined, headed 7th, led again after next, driven 2 out, soon forged clear, stayed on strongly, won at Ffos Las 3m 1f hcp chs 0-140 (3) hvy in Dec beating Benheir (11-4) by 15l, 5 ran.

Cappa Bleu (IRE) 2-1 (11-10) Held up in rear, headway 12th, hampered 4 out, chased winner before 3 out, beaten next, 2nd of 5, 28l behind Across The Bay (11-10) at Carlisle 3m grad ch (2) hvy in Nov.

Always Right (IRE) 12-1 (11-11) Tracked leaders, mistake 9th, soon weakened, tailed off, 11th of 15, well behind Zitenka (10-8) at Market Rasen 2m 4f hcp chs (2) gs in May.

Shoegazer (IRE) 3-1 (11-11) Mid-division, headway 5th, led 4 out, hard pressed when blundered last, soon headed, no extra final 100 yards, 2nd of 9, 5l behind Carrickboy (10-12) at Chepstow 2m 3f hcp chs (2) hvy.

Tatenen (FR) 40-1 (10-11) Soon prominent on outside, led 12th, hit 4 out, headed after next, soon weakened, 6th of 14, well behind Unioniste (9-9) at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp chs Grd 3 (1) hvy in Dec.

Saint Are (FR) 9-1 (10-11) In touch, driven and outpaced when left 4th 3 out, soon ridden, no impression before next, 4th of 8, 11l behind Master Overseer (10-0) at Cheltenham 3m 1f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) hvy in Dec.

Harry The Viking 16-1 (10-2) Held up behind, hampered 3rd and 5th, chased leaders under pressure 5 out, kept on same pace from next, never on terms, 9th of 19, 37l behind Bobs Worth (11-6) at Newbury 3m 2f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gs in Dec.

Galaxy Rock (IRE) 13-2 (11-6) Raced wide in mid-division, weakened 18th, tailed off and pulled up before 3 out, in a race won by Monbeg Dude (10-0) at Cheltenham 3m 3f hcp chs Grd 3 (1) sft in Nov, 16 ran.

Mister Hyde (IRE) 4-1 (10-13) Pressed leader, jumped left at times, led 2nd until 3rd, led before 10th, hit 13th, clear 2 out, eased towards finish, won at Kempton 3m hcp chs 0-140 (3) hvy in Dec beating Iona Days (10-6) by 6l, 8 ran.

Mr Moonshine (IRE) 3-1 (11-5) Chased leaders, every chance 4 out, driven one pace from next, 2nd of 7, 11l behind Cape Tribulation (11-10) at Wetherby 3m 1f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) hvy in Dec.

Fruity O'Rooney 10-1 (10-12) Led until 4th, led again and went left 7th, headed 14th, dropped to 3rd next, went 2nd again approaching 4 out, driven after 3 out, no extra in 3rd fom next, 3rd of 11, 20l behind Katenko (10-6) at Sandown 3m hcp chs (2) sft.

Ikorodu Road 20-1 (11-7) Held up mid-division, headway before 12th, every chance 4 out, challenged 3 out, kept on and no extra towards finish, 5th of 16, 1 1/2l behind Court By Surprise (10-10) at Doncaster 3m hcp chs 0-150 (2) gs in Dec.

Summery Justice (IRE) 4-1fav (11-1) Mid-division, headway 6th, not fluent 9th, blundered next, went 2nd 13th, led last, driven out, won at Perth 3m hcp chs 0-140 (3) sft in Apr beating Cottage Oak (10-13) by 3/4l, 9 ran.

Alvarado (IRE) 9-2 (11-12) Held up in rear, headway 2 out, chased leaders last, stayed on well, never nearer, 5th of 11, 4 1/2l behind Sizing Santiago (10-13) at Newbury 2m 6f hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft in Nov.

Merigo (FR) 16-1 (11-4) Led, ridden headed 5out, soon in rear, 6th of 7, well behind Cape Tribulation (11-10) at Wetherby 3m 1f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) hvy in Dec.

Tullamore Dew (IRE) 9-1 (11-2) Behind, headway under pressure after 5 out, went 3rd before 3 out, kept on same pace, no chance with front pair, 3rd of 10, 23l behind Big Fella Thanks (11-12) at Wincanton 2m 5f hcp chs 0-145 (2) sft.

De Boitron (FR) 25-1 (11-3) Towards rear, headway 6 out, ridden before 3 out, weakened after 2 out, 8th of 16, 27l behind Court By Surprise (10-10) at Doncaster 3m hcp chs 0-150 (2) gs in Dec.

Pentiffic (NZ) 9-2fav (11-1) Close up, outpaced from 5 out, weakened before 2 out, 6th of 14, 16l behind Chac Du Cadran (10-7) at Catterick 3m 6f hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft.

Court By Surprise (IRE) 6-1 (10-10) Held up towards rear, headway 6 out, challenge 3 out, led narrowly 2 out, soon hard pressed, kept on gamely, all out, won at Doncaster 3m hcp chs 0-150 (2) gs in Dec beating Night In Milan (10-0) by ns, 16 ran.