RSA Chase (Novices' Grade 1) 3m 110y

  • (5yo+, 3m 110y, Class 1, 15 runners)
  • Winner £85,425 2nd £32,055 3rd £16,050 4th £7,995 5th £4,020 6th £2,010
  • Going: Good (Good to Soft in places; Cross Country: Good to Soft, Soft in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 0.30s
  • Off time: 14:05:22

Full Result

14:05 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 12 O'faolains Boy (IRE) Miss R Curtis 7 11-4 B J Geraghty 12/1
SP 12/1 Niggled along at times in mid-division, headway 4 out, chased leading pair next, challenged 2 out, soon ridden, stayed on well under pressure to lead narrowly final 50 yards £14000-£1000 £7000-£500
2nd nk 15 Smad Place (FR) A King 7 11-4 R Thornton 13/2j
SP 13/2j Mid-division in touch, headway 15th, challenged 3 out, led before next, soon hard pressed and ridden, kept on under pressure flat, headed and no extra final 50 yards opened 7/1 £35000-£5000 £14000-£2000 £3500-£500
3rd 6 11 Morning Assembly (IRE) P A Fahy 7 11-4 D N Russell 9/1
SP 9/1 Mid-division in touch on inside, headway 4 out, effort next, outpaced 2 out, ridden and kept on to take 3rd flat, no impression with front pair opened 8/1 £10000-£1000 £6000-£600
4th 2 Ballycasey (IRE) W P Mullins 7 11-4 R Walsh 13/2j
SP 13/2j In touch, headway 15th, led narrowly after 4 out, headed before 2 out, soon ridden, 3rd and one pace last, no impression when lost 3rd flat £20000-£3000 £5000-£700 £3250-£500 £2000-£400
5th nk 14 Sam Winner (FR) P F Nicholls 7 11-4 D A Jacob 12/1
SP 12/1 Tracked leaders, headway 15th, disputed lead after 4 out to next, soon one pace, no impression from 2 out
6th 1 4 Carlingford Lough (IRE) J E Kiely 8 11-4 A P McCoy 7/1
SP 7/1 Not fluent, held up towards rear, mistake 5th, chased leaders under pressure 3 out, kept on same pace from next, never on terms £70000-£10000 £35000-£5000 £2800-£400(x2) £20000-£2300 £5000-£700(x3) £4000-£600(x2) £2500-£350(x6)
7th 9 8 Just A Par (IRE) P F Nicholls 7 11-4 N Fehily 16/1
SP 16/1 Towards rear of mid-division, headway 15th, ridden and effort on outside after 3 out, one pace next, ridden and weakened flat opened 25/1
8th 23 1 Annacotty (IRE) M Keighley 6 11-4 b Ian Popham 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leader, lost place before 15th, soon behind, tailed off opened 16/1
9th ¾ 7 Gevrey Chambertin (FR) D Pipe 6 11-4 t1 T Scudamore 25/1
SP 25/1 Behind, under pressure when hampered 14th, mistake next, no danger after, tailed off
10th 16 5 Corrin Wood (IRE) D McCain Jnr 7 11-4 R Johnson 10/1
SP 10/1 Led, not fluent 4th (water), blundered 15th, headed after 4 out, weakened next, tailed off opened 12/1 £2400-£300
PU 13 Samingarry (FR) N J Hawke 7 11-4 Paul Moloney 100/1
SP 100/1 In rear, mistake 8th, lost touch 10th, pulled up before 12th
F 3 Black Thunder (FR) P F Nicholls 7 11-4 Nick Scholfield 16/1
SP 16/1 In touch, lost place and mid-division when fell 12th opened 20/1
F 6 Don Cossack (GER) G Elliott 7 11-4 t1 B J Cooper 11/1
SP 11/1 Mid-division, pecked 9th, fell 14th opened 12/1 £14000-£1000
F 9 Le Bec (FR) Miss E C Lavelle 6 11-4 Aidan Coleman 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, headway 15th, in touch when fell 4 out
BD 10 Many Clouds (IRE) O Sherwood 7 11-4 L Aspell 16/1
SP 16/1 Towards rear, hampered 12th, under pressure when badly hampered and brought down 14th opened 14/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £13.30 Tote Place £4.20 £2.20 £3.00 Straight Forecast £86.02 Exacta £92.80 Trifecta £1,322.10 Swingers 1&2 £17.60, 2&3 £9.10, 1&3 £27.90

Jackpot £161,705.02 carried forward to Cheltenham, 13th Mar
Placepot £193.20, Pool: £1219633.1, 4607.3 winning tickets
Quadpot £56.20, Pool: £36117.49, 475.42 winning tickets