John Smith's Handicap Chase (Listed) 3m 1f

  • (5yo+, 3m 1f, Class 1, 15 runners)
  • Winner £34,206 2nd £12,834 3rd £6,426 4th £3,204 5th £1,608 6th £804
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 24.00s
  • Off time: 15:25:28

Full Result

15:25 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 9 Prince De Beauchene (FR) J Howard Johnson 8 10-10 Paul Gallagher (5) 10/1
SP 10/1 Mid-division, hampered 2nd, headway after 3rd, led approaching 12th, ridden and headed after 2 out, led again last, held on opened 12/1
2nd 13 Categorical K G Reveley 8 10-0 J Reveley 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up in rear, closed after 4 out, chasing leaders approaching last, went 2nd flat, stayed on, held by winner opened 16/1
3rd nk 7 Reve de Sivola (FR) Nick Williams 6 10-12 p D A Jacob 7/1
SP 7/1 Tracked leaders, jumped right 2nd, hit 13th, led after 2 out, jumped right and headed last, stayed on opened 8/1
4th hd 8 Tarablaze P J Hobbs 8 10-10 R Johnson 11/2
SP 11/2 Held up, mistake 8th, headway 10th, close up when mistake 15th, stayed on flat opened 15/2
5th 6 2 Bensalem (IRE) A King 8 11-10 R Thornton 9/2
SP 9/2 Held up, slightly hampered 2nd, not fluent 7th, headway 10th, hit 12th, hampered next, close 4th when blundered badly 2 out, mistake last, no extra flat £3500-£700 £2000-£400
6th 16 4 Great Endeavour (IRE) D Pipe 7 11-6 Timmy Murphy 4/1f
SP 4/1f Mid-division on outside, hit 11th, reminders soon after, headway 12th, weakened approaching last opened 7/2
7th 29 10 Saphir Des Bois (FR) P Bowen 7 10-6 p B Hughes 50/1
SP 50/1 Prominent, hit 5th, led approaching 8th, headed 11th, lost place when hit 3 out, soon weakened opened 33/1
PU 1 Hey Big Spender (IRE) C L Tizzard 8 11-12 J Tizzard 14/1
SP 14/1 Mistake and hampered 2nd, behind when bad mistake 3rd, pulled up before 6th opened 20/1 touched 12/1
PU 11 Invisible Man (FR) Ian Williams 6 10-4 t Ryan Mahon (5) 10/1
SP 10/1 In touch in mid-division, closed 4th, lost place approaching 4 out, pulled up before 2 out opened 11/1
PU 15 Just Smudge Miss V Williams 9 10-0 Aidan Coleman 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up, behind 10th, pulled up before 12th opened 40/1
PU 12 Silmi Mrs S Leech 7 10-3 Paul Moloney 33/1
SP 33/1 Hampered 2nd, behind after until pulled up before 13th
F 6 Crescent Island (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 8 10-13 S Twiston-Davies 25/1
SP 25/1 Tracking leaders when hampered and fell 2nd opened 20/1
UR 14 Carrickmines (IRE) Dr R D P Newland 9 10-0 b P J Brennan 40/1
SP 40/1 Led until approaching 8th, ridden and lost place 10th, blundered and unseated rider next opened 33/1
UR 3 Rare Bob (IRE) D T Hughes 9 11-9 pt B J Cooper (5) 12/1
SP 12/1 Prominent, led 11th, headed before next, mistake 14th, every chance when mistake and unseated rider 2 out opened 16/1
UR 5 Take The Breeze (FR) P F Nicholls 8 11-5 R Walsh 12/1
SP 12/1 Badly hampered and unseated rider 2nd opened 14/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £17.60 Tote Place £4.00 £5.60 £3.00 Straight Forecast £196.34 Exacta £277.50 Trifecta £1,659.20 Swingers 1&2 £2.90, 2&3 £3.30, 1&3 £2.90

Jackpot £51,249.30 carried forward to Wincanton, 8th Apr
Placepot £574.00, Pool: £451565.6, 574.29 winning tickets
Quadpot £258.10, Pool: £18700.68, 53.6 winning tickets