John Smith's Topham Chase (listed Handicap) (national Course) 2m 5f 110y

  • (5yo+, 2m 5f 110y, Class 1, 27 runners)
  • Winner £56,330
  • Going: Good to Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 27.30s
  • Off time: 15:56:45

Full Result

15:45 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 17 Always Waining (IRE) P Bowen 9 10-0 p B Hughes 22/1
SP 22/1 Tracked leader, slight lead when left clear 2 out, stayed on well, driven out opened 25/1
2nd 12 1 Scotsirish (IRE) W P Mullins 9 11-12 Paul Townend 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up in mid-division, chased leaders in 6th when mistake 3 out, chased clear pair approaching 2 out, soon left 2nd, kept on, no chance with winner opened 16/1
3rd 8 16 Isn't That Lucky Jonjo O'Neill 7 10-2 (+2) Mr S Waley-Cohen (5) 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leaders in 3rd, blundered 14th, outpaced 2 out, kept on from last, no impression
4th hd 5 Dooneys Gate (IRE) W P Mullins 9 11-3 D J Condon 28/1
SP 28/1 In touch on inner, blundered 3 out, one pace opened 20/1
5th 18 Oodachee C F Swan 11 10-0 pt D G Hogan (3) 20/1
SP 20/1 Mid-division, one pace from 2 out opened 16/1
6th hd 3 In Compliance (IRE) D T Hughes 10 11-5 D N Russell 18/1
SP 18/1 Mid-division, headway from 4 out, no impression opened 20/1 touched 16/1 £10000-£500
7th 8 8 Offshore Account (IRE) C F Swan 10 10-7 t D J Casey 7/1f
SP 7/1f Mid-division, jumped slowly 5th, headway 14th, weakened approaching last opened 15/2 touched 13/2
8th ½ 22 Pak Jack (FR) R T Phillips 10 10-0 G Lee 20/1
SP 20/1 Towards rear, effort approaching 2 out, no impression
9th 3 23 Gaora Lane (IRE) C J Mann 9 10-0 p1 B Harding 50/1
SP 50/1 Tracked leaders, weakened from 10th
10th 7 19 Zacharova (IRE) Miss V Williams 7 10-0 Aidan Coleman 66/1
SP 66/1 Towards rear, never dangerous
11th hd 24 Commemoration Day (IRE) G L Moore 9 10-0 b P Hide 100/1
SP 100/1 Chased leaders, one pace from 3 out, not fluent last, soon weakened
12th 8 10 Silver Birch (IRE) G Elliott 13 10-5 pt J M Maguire 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up towards rear, never dangerous
13th 5 21 Qhilimar (FR) A E Jones 6 10-0 b Harry Skelton (3) 12/1
SP 12/1 Mid-division, never dangerous opened 16/1
14th 9 27 Oulart (IRE) D T Hughes 11 10-0 p R Loughran 80/1
SP 80/1 Chased leaders on outer, lost place from 7th, weakened from 11th opened 66/1
15th 27 15 Diablo (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 8 10-2 T Molloy (3) 20/1
SP 20/1 Towards rear, blundered 3rd (chair), hampered 12th, soon struggling opened 16/1 touched 22/1 £4000-£200
PU 4 Pasco (SWI) P F Nicholls 7 11-5 R Walsh 15/2
SP 15/2 Tracked leaders, blundered 12th (canal turn), lost place 13th, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out opened 8/1
F 6 Duers (IRE) P Magnier 8 10-8 A J Mcnamara 33/1
SP 33/1 Towards rear, fell 6th
F 29 Garleton (IRE) Mrs S J Smith 9 10-0 Tjade Collier 80/1
SP 80/1 Mid-division, fell 6th
F 2 Panjo Bere (FR) G L Moore 7 11-6 J E Moore 28/1
SP 28/1 Towards rear, fell 12th (canal turn) opened 33/1
F 13 Plaisir D'Estruval (FR) A L T Moore 7 10-3 P Carberry 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up towards rear, hampered 6th, towards rear when fell 13th opened 14/1
F 25 Pomme Tiepy (FR) W P Mullins 7 10-0 Ms K Walsh 28/1
SP 28/1 Towards rear, fell 1st
F 9 Prudent Honour (IRE) T Cooper 8 10-5 R M Power 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up towards rear, fell 13th opened 20/1 £6600-£300 £10000-£500
F 20 Wee Robbie N J Gifford 10 10-0 L Treadwell 10/1
SP 10/1 Towards rear, fell 10th (bechers) opened 16/1 £5000-£350
UR 12 Battlecry N A Twiston-Davies 9 10-4 P J Brennan 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up mid-division, towards rear when blundered and unseated rider 7th
UR 26 Boomshakalaka (IRE) N J Henderson 10 10-0 A Tinkler 50/1
SP 50/1 Chased leaders, in touch when blundered and unseated rider 13th
UR 14 Frankie Figg (IRE) J Howard Johnson 8 10-2 K Renwick 16/1
SP 16/1 Led and jumped well, headed narrowly when blundered and unseated rider 2 out opened 12/1 £8000-£500
UR 11 Magic Sky (FR) M F Harris 10 10-4 Mr O Greenall (3) 22/1
SP 22/1 Mid-division, blundered and unseated rider 8th opened 25/1
WD 7 Private Be P J Hobbs 11 10-7 T J O'Brien 20/1
NR 28 Silver Adonis (IRE) Dr R D P Newland 9 10-0 A Glassonbury

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £29.90 Tote Place £6.00 £3.70 £4.60 £8.20 Straight Forecast £267.58 Exacta £513.70 Swingers 1&2 £192.60, 2&3 £75.20, 1&3 £190.20

Jackpot £51,452.52 carried forward to Aintree, 10th Apr
Placepot £1,066.50, Pool: £415023.56, 284.07 winning tickets
Quadpot £211.40, Pool: £24666.4, 86.33 winning tickets