Ryanair Chase (Registered As The Festival Trophy Chase) (Grade 1) 2m 5f

  • (5yo+, 2m 5f, Class 1, 11 runners)
  • Winner £156,612 2nd £58,768 3rd £29,425 4th £14,658 5th £7,370 6th £3,685
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 9.40s
  • Off time: 14:40:29

Full Result

14:40 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 5 Dynaste (FR) D Pipe 8 11-10 T Scudamore 3/1f
SP 3/1f Held up towards rear, headway 12th, closed to take 3rd 2 out, challenged last, soon led, driven and stayed on well, edged right towards finish opened 10/3 £7000-£2000(x2) £30000-£9000 £3000-£900 £3000-£1000
2nd 6 Hidden Cyclone (IRE) J J Hanlon 9 11-10 p Andrew J McNamara 10/1
SP 10/1 Jumped right at times, pressed leader until 3rd, stayed handy, challenged 12th, led next, driven approaching last, headed flat, wandered under pressure, kept on opened 9/1
3rd 11 Rajdhani Express N J Henderson 7 11-10 Mr S Waley-Cohen 18/1
SP 18/1 Mid-division, headway 7th, went 2nd before 4 out, challenged next, lost 2nd and slightly impeded after last, stayed on, held by front pair opened 20/1
4th 7 Hunt Ball (IRE) N J Henderson 9 11-10 B J Geraghty 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up in mid-division, closed from 12th, pushed along after 3 out, 4th when hit 2 out, stayed on same pace flat opened 20/1
5th ½ 1 Al Ferof (FR) P F Nicholls 9 11-10 D A Jacob 5/1
SP 5/1 Tracked leaders, hampered 1st, lost place 13th, stayed on from 2 out, unable to get back on terms opened 11/2 £11000-£2000 £10000-£1800 £5000-£900 £10000-£2000 £2000-£400
6th 3 Boston Bob (IRE) W P Mullins 9 11-10 R Walsh 8/1
SP 8/1 Held up in rear, 8th and shaken up after 3 out, stayed on well from 2 out, nearest finish £10000-£1200
7th 13 12 Rathlin M F Morris 9 11-10 t D J Casey 20/1
SP 20/1 Mid-division on outside, headway 7th, ridden after 3 out, weakening when not fluent 2 out £10000-£500
8th 9 Medermit (FR) A King 10 11-10 R Thornton 20/1
SP 20/1 Towards rear, hit 6th, ridden after 11th, well beaten before 3 out opened 25/1
9th 30 8 Kauto Stone (FR) P F Nicholls 8 11-10 S Twiston-Davies 50/1
SP 50/1 Led, jumped right and not fluent 1st, headed 13th, hit 4 out, soon dropped out opened 40/1
10th 17 10 Menorah (IRE) P J Hobbs 9 11-10 p1 R Johnson 15/2
SP 15/2 In touch in mid-division, lost place 12th, well beaten 4 out £2250-£300
PU 2 Benefficient (IRE) A J Martin 8 11-10 h D N Russell 9/2
SP 9/2 Tracked leaders, went 2nd from 3rd until before 12th, lost place before 2 out, eased and pulled up before last £18000-£4000 £5000-£1000
NR 4 Cantlow (IRE) P R Webber 9 11-10 Non Runner

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.50 Tote Place £1.70 £3.00 £4.60 Straight Forecast £32.01 Exacta £36.80 Trifecta £428.80 Swingers 1&2 £10.30, 2&3 £32.90, 1&3 £22.20

Jackpot £260,969.52 carried forward to Cheltenham, 14th Mar
Placepot £496.80, Pool: £1260652.5, 1852.12 winning tickets
Quadpot £18.80, Pool: £69470.71, 2723.4 winning tickets