14:50 Chepstow Thu 27 December 2018

  • Coral Welsh Grand National Handicap Chase (Grade 3) (Class 1)
  • 3m 5f 110y, Soft
  • 20 Runners
  • Winner£85,425.002nd£32,055.003rd£16,050.004th£7,995.005th£4,020.006th£2,010.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:7m 49.5sOff time:14:50:58
1st
3
3/1f
T: C L TizzardJ: T J O'Brien
Tracked leaders, mistake 12th, went 2nd 5 out, led 3 out, driven flat, stayed on op 4/1
2nd
1 ¼
9
10/1
T: D PipeJ: David Noonan
Tracked leaders, lost a few places after 11th, closing when hit 16th, bad mistake 4 out, chased winner 2 out, stayed on, always just held tchd 11/1
3rd
4
2
911-11
12/1
T: Miss V WilliamsJ: Charlie Deutsch
Tracked leaders, went 2nd after 6th, led 17th, clear briefly before 5 out, headed 3 out, 3rd and held from 2 out, kept on op 16/1
4th
11
12
16/1
T: P BowenJ: Sean Bowen
Held up towards rear, headway approaching 5 out, 4th 4 out, unable to get on terms op 14/1
5th
8
10
25/1
T: G P CromwellJ: Conor Orr (5)
Rear of mid-division, ridden 17th, some headway 5 out, stayed on flat, nearest finish
6th
2 ¼
1
20/1
T: N A Twiston-DaviesJ: Thomas Bellamy
In touch, mistake 15th, 6th on last bend, well held 5th 3 out, no impression op 16/1
7th
1
18
16/1
T: P GundryJ: James Best
Mid-division, ridden 12th, struggling 17th, kept on flat, no impression
8th
3 ¼
7
7/1
T: G ElliottJ: Mr J J Codd
In rear, pushed along 14th, kept on flat, no chance op 8/1
9th
sh
19
1110-4
50/1
T: M ScudamoreJ: Brendan Powell
Held up in mid-division, ridden and behind 15th, kept on flat, never dangerous
10th
18
11
1210-11
33/1
T: R H BucklerJ: Sean Houlihan (5)
Held up in mid-division, headway after 6th, mistake 8th, 5th on last bend, mistake 5 out, weakened after

Also Ran

PU
4
33/1
T: N J HendersonJ: D A Jacob
Mid-division, headway 3rd, lost place after 6th, well beaten 17th, pulled up before 5 out op 25/1
PU
5
8/1
T: Mrs S J SmithJ: Danny Cook
Tracked leader until after 6th, pushed along before 15th, blundered badly next, soon beaten, well held after 17th, soon pulled up tchd 15/2
PU
6
12/1
T: D PipeJ: T Scudamore
Led, not fluent 16th, mistake and headed 17th, weakened 4 out, soon pulled up
PU
8
20/1
T: Ross O'SullivanJ: M A Enright
Mid-division, slow 9th, not fluent 10th, struggling after, tailed off 17th, well beaten 5 out, soon pulled up op 16/1
PU
13
12/1
T: Tim VaughanJ: Alan Johns
Towards rear, mistakes 5th and 6th, not fluent 7th, well beaten 17th, not fluent 5 out, pulled up after
PU
14
12/1
T: David DennisJ: Sam Twiston-Davies
Tracked leaders, jumped right 11th, weakened before 5 out, pulled up after tchd 14/1
PU
15
100/1
T: Mrs S LeechJ: M G Nolan
Always well behind, pulled up before 5 out
PU
16
25/1
T: N P MulhollandJ: R T Dunne
Mid-division, mistake 16th, headway 5 out, no impression, well beaten 3 out, pulled up after op 20/1
PU
17
25/1
T: F O'BrienJ: P J Brennan
Held up towards rear, headway 12th, pressing for 5th 5 out, soon weakened, well beaten 3 out, pulled up after tchd 20/1
PU
20
25/1
T: P W MiddletonJ: James Bowen
Chased leaders, mistake and lost place 2nd, well beaten from 17th, tailed off 5 out, pulled up after

Betting Breakdown

£4.10£1.80, £3.30, £4.00, £2.70
£36.30£474.80£32.07£346.32£7.50, £7.50, £26.20

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