F.J. Chalke Desert Orchid Handicap Chase (For The Desert Orchid Silver Cup) 3m 3f 110y

  • (4yo+, 3m 3f 110y, Class 3, 8 runners)
  • Winner £6,498 2nd £1,908 3rd £954 4th £477
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 54.70s
  • Off time: 13:55:12

Full Result

13:55 Wincanton
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 Any Currency (IRE) M Keighley 9 11-3 e A P Cawley 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up in touch and pushed along at times, headway to chase leaders 16th, reminders soon after, went 2nd after 18th, led narrowly 3 out, clear before last, stayed on strongly opened 7/1
2nd 9 4 Only Witness (IRE) B G Powell 7 11-1 p Brendan Powell (3) 8/1
SP 8/1 Disputed lead until 5th, chased leaders, went 2nd 15th led 18th, narrowly headed 3 out, readily held before last opened 12/1
3rd 6 5 Rey Nacarado (IRE) C E Longsdon 7 11-0 A Tinkler 9/2
SP 9/2 Held up in last pair, mistake 14th (water), headway 17th, went 3rd after 4 out, ridden and no impression before next opened 5/1
4th 16 7 Minella Stars (IRE) P F Nicholls 7 10-9 p Harry Skelton 5/2f
SP 5/2f Chased leaders, lost place 15th, rallied to modest 4th before 3 out opened 7/2
5th 10 8 Upham Atom Mrs K A Buckett 9 10-9 L Treadwell 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up in rear, no chance from 18th, left poor 5th 2 out opened 7/1 touched 6/1
6th 10 3 Air Force One (GER) C J Mann 10 11-3 p S Thomas 20/1
SP 20/1 Not fluent 1st, raced wide chasing leaders, slightly lost place 8th, weakened 15th, behind when not fluent 17th, tailed off opened 14/1
7th 30 1 Fortification (USA) K Burke 9 11-12 p Timmy Murphy 8/1
SP 8/1 Disputed lead until 5th, chased leader, blundered 7th and next, reminder and lost 2nd 15th, soon behind, tailed off opened 11/2 £5920-£740 £3000-£500 £3000-£400
F 6 Reach For The Top (IRE) P J Hobbs 11 10-13 T J O'Brien 6/1
SP 6/1 Took keen hold, soon tracking leaders, mistake 6th, chased leader until led 15th, headed 18th, chased leader until before next, weakened, poor 5th when fell 2 out opened 5/1 £2200-£400

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £6.90 Tote Place £2.40 £2.40 £1.70 Straight Forecast £55.66 Exacta £67.30 Swingers 1&2 £7.20, 2&3 £7.60, 1&3 £5.00

Jackpot £42,516.20 carried forward to Leicester, 29th Oct
Placepot £697.50, Pool: £73961.82, 77.4 winning tickets
Quadpot £73.40, Pool: £6991.02, 70.4 winning tickets