attheraces.com Exclusive Barry Geraghty Blog Handicap Chase 3m

  • (5yo+, 3m, Class 5, 14 runners)
  • Winner £2,144 2nd £630 3rd £315 4th £157
  • Going: Good, Good to Firm in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 3.35s
  • Off time: 14:31:16

Full Result

14:30 Chepstow
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 7 Oddjob (IRE) D Pipe 9 11-6 A Glassonbury 5/1j
SP 5/1j Mid-division, headway to chase leaders from 10th, went 2nd travelling well after 13th, led 5 out, came clear from 3 out, driven out opened 9/2
2nd 6 6 Caulfields Venture (IRE) Andrew Turnell 7 11-7 James Banks (5) 6/1
SP 6/1 Held up in rear, steady headway to chase leaders on inside before 5 out, went 3rd before 3 out, went 2nd 2 out, stayed on same pace, no chance with winner
3rd 6 4 Winston Churchill (IRE) Mrs S Leech 7 11-9 L Aspell 13/2
SP 13/2 Mid-division, headway 13th, chased leaders approaching 5 out, went 2nd before 4 out, hit 3 out, held when blundered and lost 2nd 2 out, stayed on same pace in 3rd opened 5/1
4th 7 10 Colin's Desire Nick Mitchell 7 11-2 p1 G Sheehan (5) 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leaders, went 2nd 3rd, led 8th until 10th, chased leader until after 13th, stayed well there, disputing 3rd when mistake 4 out, stayed on same pace from 2 out
5th 8 11 Tisfreetdream (IRE) P A Pritchard 12 10-12 p Jack Doyle 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, headway to chase leaders after 13th, weakened after 4 out
6th 12 9 Walls Way L P Grassick 9 11-4 J Stevenson (7) 66/1
SP 66/1 Always towards rear, never on terms opened 50/1
7th 11 5 Amroth Bay Jennie Candlish 9 11-7 p S Quinlan 7/1
SP 7/1 Chased leaders, weakened after 13th, well behind when blundered 3 out opened 13/2
8th 7 8 Rifleman (IRE) R Lee 13 11-5 pt James Jeavons (10) 25/1
SP 25/1 Towards rear, ridden after 7th, never on terms
9th 20 12 Lapin Garou (FR) C L Tizzard 6 10-5 t D Crosse 5/1j
SP 5/1j Chased leaders, pushed along before 5 out, weakened next opened 11/1
PU 2 Grovemere (IRE) Mrs D A Hamer 8 11-11 p T J Phelan 20/1
SP 20/1 In touch in mid-division, losing place when blundered 8th, soon struggling in rear, tailed off 10th, soon pulled up opened 16/1
PU 13 Midnight Charmer Miss E Baker 7 10-3 A Tinkler 8/1
SP 8/1 Always behind, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out opened 12/1
PU 15 Solitary Palm (IRE) B Forsey 10 10-0 b A P Cawley 33/1
SP 33/1 Led until 8th, mistake next, led again 10th, headed 5 out, weakened after next, pulled up before 2 out
PU 1 Terfel's Toscar (IRE) Tim Vaughan 8 11-12 R J Killoran 8/1
SP 8/1 Always behind, tailed off when pulled up before 5 out
PU 3 The Gossmoor Yank (IRE) L Corcoran 10 11-10 b1 Donal Fahy 20/1
SP 20/1 Mistakes 2nd and next, held up towards rear, tailed off 8th, pulled up before 11th opened 16/1
NR 14 Lupita (IRE) D D Scott 9 10-0 L Treadwell

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.90 Tote Place £1.50 £2.10 £2.80 Straight Forecast £35.28 Exacta £26.40 Trifecta £88.30 Swingers 1&2 £7.90, 2&3 £4.70, 1&3 £1.20

Placepot £163.40, Pool: £61947.48, 276.64 winning tickets
Quadpot £126.40, Pool: £3977.55, 23.28 winning tickets