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

  • (5yo+, 2m 5f, Class 1, 8 runners)
  • Winner £156,612 2nd £58,768 3rd £29,425 4th £14,658 5th £7,370 6th £3,685
  • Going: Good to Soft (Good in places; Cross Country: Soft in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 19.10s
  • Off time: 14:40:25

Full Result

14:40 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Cue Card C L Tizzard 7 11-10 J Tizzard 7/2
SP 7/2 Made all, not fluent 3rd, shaken up to go clear last, driven and ran on well flat £8000-£2000 £14000-£4000 £7000-£2000(x2) £3500-£1000(x2) £1750-£500
2nd 9 4 First Lieutenant (IRE) M F Morris 8 11-10 p B J Cooper 2/1f
SP 2/1f Tracking leaders from 3rd, pecked 8th, went 2nd 4 out, every chance when blundered 3 out, dropped to 3rd next, went 2nd again last, no chance with winner £45000-£20000 £9000-£4000 £4500-£2000(x2) £2250-£1000(x2) £1125-£500 £22000-£10000 £4000-£2000 £1000-£500(x3)
3rd 5 For Non Stop (IRE) Nick Williams 8 11-10 N Fehily 12/1
SP 12/1 Held up in last pair, steady headway from 9th, hit 11th, not fluent next, ridden and pressing for 2nd before 2 out, 4th and one pace when jumped slowly last, kept on take 3rd towards finish, no impression
4th nk 8 Riverside Theatre N J Henderson 9 11-10 B J Geraghty 7/1
SP 7/1 Tracked leaders, pushed along after 9th, outpaced and lost place 11th, stayed on flat, closing on 3rd close home opened 6/1 £16000-£2000
5th 2 2 Champion Court (IRE) M Keighley 8 11-10 J M Maguire 7/1
SP 7/1 With winner, ridden after 13th, dropped to 3rd next, went 2nd again 2 out until last, weakened final 150 yards opened 15/2 £4000-£500 £7000-£1000
6th 37 6 Ghizao (GER) P F Nicholls 9 11-10 R Walsh 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up, mistakes, just about in touch 3 out, soon weakened, tailed off
PU 1 Albertas Run (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 12 11-10 p A P McCoy 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leaders, lost place 7th, ridden after next, lost touch 10th, behind when pulled up before next
PU 7 Menorah (IRE) P J Hobbs 8 11-10 R Johnson 8/1
SP 8/1 Raced in last pair, niggled along and not happy from 2nd, losing touch 11th, pulled up before 13th

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.50 Tote Place £1.70 £1.20 £3.70 Straight Forecast £10.51 Exacta £7.30 Trifecta £71.90 Swingers 1&2 £1.50, 2&3 £7.00, 1&3 £6.90

Jackpot £117,193.48 carried forward to Cheltenham, 15th Mar
Placepot £371.10, Pool: £879797.8, 1730.63 winning tickets
Quadpot £64.90, Pool: £36020.23, 410.6 winning tickets