John Smith's Melling Chase (grade 1) 2m 4f

  • (5yo+, 2m 4f, Class 1, 6 runners)
  • Winner £114,020
  • Going: Good (National Course; Good to Soft, Good in places, Mildmay; Good)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 58.00s
  • Off time: 15:11:34

Full Result

15:10 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 6 Voy Por Ustedes (FR) A King 7 11-10 R Thornton 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up, chased leaders when mistake 4 out, disputed lead approaching 3 out, led 2 out, soon clear £5500-£1000 £5500-£1000 £2750-£500
2nd 18 1 Master Minded (FR) P F Nicholls 5 11-10 R Walsh 2/5f
SP 2/5f Held up, chased leaders in 3rd approaching 9th, disputed lead approaching 3 out, not fluent and headed 2 out, soon beaten opened 4/11 £1000-£2250 £400-£900 £20000-£50000 £4000-£10000(x3) £3000-£7500 £2000-£5000 £400-£1000
3rd 18 5 Tamarinbleu (FR) D Pipe 8 11-10 b T Scudamore 7/1
SP 7/1 Led, headed approaching 3 out, soon weakened opened 8/1 £8000-£1000
4th 11 4 Newmill (IRE) John Joseph Murphy 10 11-10 R M Power 33/1
SP 33/1 Chased leader, blundered 4th, outpaced from 11th opened 40/1 £10000-£200
5th 2 2 Mister McGoldrick Mrs S J Smith 11 11-10 D Elsworth 14/1
SP 14/1 Chased leaders, hit 9th, soon weakened opened 16/1
6th 7 Yes Sir (IRE) P Bowen 9 11-10 Christian Williams 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up, hit 2nd, pushed along 8th, hit 10th, soon weakened opened 66/1
NR 3 Monet's Garden (IRE) N G Richards 10 11-10 A Dobbin

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £5.70 Tote Place £1.90 £1.10 Straight Forecast £8.06 Exacta £8.60

Jackpot £510,955.60, Pool: £719655.9, 1.0 winning tickets
Placepot £228.20, Pool: £419871.66, 1342.86 winning tickets
Quadpot £77.80, Pool: £19589.97, 186.1 winning tickets
PlaceSix £224.69
PlaceFive £188.99