Grand National - At The Races

16:05 Aintree 12 Apr 2018

Randox Health Foxhunters' Open Hunters' Chase (National Course) (Class 2) (6YO plus)

Winner £26,685 - 21 ran

5

2m 5f 19y

Soft (Good to Soft)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Emerald green, red braces and diamonds on cap (Exors of the Late Mrs M E Hagan)

1. Balnaslow (IRE)

mid-division, headway before 3 out, ridden to lead before elbow, kept on and edged left last 50 yards, held on well

11/2 2Fav 11 12-0 135 Mr Derek O'ConnorG J McKeever
2
Royal blue, red and royal blue striped sleeves, black and red hooped cap (Mr G B Barlow)

3. Bear's Affair (IRE)

mid-division, headway before 5 out, ridden to chase winner before elbow, every chance run-in, kept on and held towards finish

20/1 12 12-0 128 Mr Alex EdwardsPhillip Rowley
3 4
Royal blue, brown epaulets, orange cap (Mrs Sarah Easterby)

10. Greensalt (IRE)

mid-division, headway 10th,(Bechers), led last, ridden and headed elbow, kept on same pace in 3rd

66/1 10 12-0 t 106 Mr W EasterbyWilliam Easterby
4 4
Royal blue, pink hoop (Mr & Mrs William Rucker)

2. Barrakilla (IRE)

tracked leaders in 3rd, blundered 5 out, ridden in 4th before last, kept on run-in

8/1 11 12-0 128 Mr Z BakerF O'Brien
5 ¾
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

14. On The Fringe (IRE)

tracked leaders, outpaced 12th (Canal), headway 3 out, kept on same pace from 2 out

8/1 13 12-0 136 Ms N CarberryE Bolger
6
Emerald green and royal blue (quartered), striped sleeves, royal blue cap (Mr D M G Fitch-peyton)

4. Bound For Glory (IRE)

led to 3rd (The Chair), tracked leader, led again 9th, blundered 3 out, headed before last, weakened last 150 yards

100/1 12 12-0 t 100 Miss Hannah LewisD M G Fitch-peyton
7 5
Red, brown sleeves and cap (David Maxwell Racing Limited)

17. Unioniste (FR)

towards rear, plugged on from 3 out, never dangerous

8/1 10 12-0 133 Mr D MaxwellP F Nicholls
8 6
Dark green, white star on body and cap, dark green sleeves, white stars (Mr J Lee)

6. Distime (IRE)

mid-division, blundered 11th (Foinavon), pushed along after 4 out, ridden before last, soon weakened

14/1 12 12-0 120 Mr W BiddickD J Ralph
9 7
Maroon, white cross belts, light blue sleeves, maroon stars, maroon and light blue quartered cap (Gowing's Eleven)

16. Sir Jack Yeats (IRE)

chased leaders, ridden from 2 out, weakened after last

16/1 7 12-0 b 127 Mr James KingRichard Spencer
10 21
Dark blue and yellow (quartered), yellow and maroon hooped sleeves, yellow cap (Glebe House Racing Club)

13. Never Complain (IRE)

mid-division, headway before 11th, blundered 4 out, weakened before last

66/1 10 12-0 p 117 Mr Charlie MarshallMrs F Marshall
11 nk
Purple, red epaulets (Rjh Geffen, Sir J Ritblat, R Waley-coh)

22. Wonderful Charm (FR)

always behind

8/1 10 12-0 t b 132 Mr S Waley-CohenP F Nicholls
12
Dark blue, beige cross belts, striped sleeves and cap (Somerset Racing Gd)

8. Gallery Exhibition (IRE)

in touch, lost place before 4 out, tailed off

40/1 11 12-0 t 130 Mr G DisneyK C Bailey
PU
Black, emerald green star, emerald green cap, black star (Mr J R M Ridge)

5. Curraigflemens (IRE)

mid-division, weakened before 11th (Foinavon), soon tailed off, pulled up before 2 out

66/1 10 12-0 p1 113 WS Mr Richard CollinsonD J Kemp
U
Orange, emerald green chevrons on sleeves, hooped cap (R Nicholas)

7. Eddies Miracle (IRE)

mid-division, unseated rider 9th

16/1 10 12-0 - Mr B O'NeillD M Christie
F
Dark blue, pink star, pink sleeves, dark blue stars, dark blue cap, pink star (J K Farms)

9. Grand Vision (IRE)

mid-division, fell 12th (Canal)

7/2 Fav 12 12-0 141 Mr J J CoddC L Tizzard
F
Dark blue and light blue stripes, hooped sleeves and cap (Mr D A Malam)

11. Lilbitluso (IRE)

tracked leaders, fell 12th (Canal)

100/1 10 12-0 103 Mr G CrowJ J O'Shea
PU
Crimson, royal blue sleeves, silver cap, royal blue star (Mr And Mrs R H F Fuller)

12. Mon Parrain (FR)

Always behind, struggling before 6th, pulled up before 10th (Bechers)

40/1 12 12-0 t b 127 WS2 Page FullerMrs K Smyly
PU
Emerald green and orange (halved), quartered cap (O Sherwood & Tim Syder)

15. Rouge Et Blanc (FR)

in touch on outer, lost place after 3rd, blundered 7th, rider lost iron, pulled up before next

66/1 13 12-0 p 114 Miss P GlanvilleO Sherwood
U
Red, dark green and red halved sleeves (Mr John Chatfeild-roberts)

19. Warden Hill (IRE)

behind, unseated rider 14th

50/1 10 12-0 p 119 Mr T Chatfeild-RobertsMrs H Connors
U
Purple, light blue star, light blue and purple striped sleeves (The Smith Swinburne Partnership)

20. Wells De Lune (FR)

tracked leader, led from 3rd (Chair), blundered 8th, headed and unseated rider 9th

16/1 7 12-0 t h 131 Mr P BryanMickey Bowen
U
Light blue, dark blue cross belts, hooped sleeves (Mr S Waugh)

21. Winged Crusader (IRE)

behind, struggling from 5th, unseated rider 8th

66/1 10 12-0 114 Miss A WaughMiss Miss A Waugh
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Off Time: 16:05:53

Winning Time: 5m 48.58s

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2018 10:03:12

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

mid-division, headway before 3 out, ridden to lead before elbow, kept on and edged left last 50 yards, held on well

11/2 2Fav 11 12-0 Mr Derek O'Connor 135
PU/13 27 Apr 2018 Pun 24½F Sft  Ch €18,450 (J) to Caid Du Berlais  7/2 2Fav 1112-0 Mr P W Mullins 135
4/11 08 Jun 2018 Str 27½F Gd  Cl2 Ch £14,990 (J) to Chosen Dream (25)   7/4 Fav 1112-0 Mr Derek O'Connor 135
7/7 10 Feb 2019 Otw 24F     to Some Are Lucky (28)   7/4 12-2 Mr M J Sweeney -
PU/24 15 Mar 2019 Che 26½F GS  Cl2 Ch £26,685 (J) to Hazel Hill  50/1 1212-0 Mr P W Mullins 131
9/27 04 Apr 2019 Ain 21F Sft  Cl2 Ch £26,685 (J) to Top Wood (84)   25/1 1212-0 Mr M J O'Hare 127
2

mid-division, headway before 5 out, ridden to chase winner before elbow, every chance run-in, kept on and held towards finish

20/1 12 12-0 Mr Alex Edwards 128
6/19 04 May 2018 Che 21F Gd  Cl5 Ch £2,998 (J) to Mr Mercurial (12½)   5/1 1211-13 Mr Alex Edwards 128
PU/27 04 Apr 2019 Ain 21F Sft  Cl2 Ch £26,685 (J) to Top Wood  25/1 1312-0 Mr Alex Edwards 121
3 4

mid-division, headway 10th,(Bechers), led last, ridden and headed elbow, kept on same pace in 3rd

66/1 10 12-0 t Mr W Easterby 106
B/13 05 May 2018 Hex 24F Gd  Cl5 MdnCh £3,120 (J) to Streets Of Milan  15/8 JFav 1012-0 Mr W Easterby 117
7/27 04 Apr 2019 Ain 21F Sft  Cl2 Ch £26,685 (J) to Top Wood (34)   25/1 1112-0 Mr W Easterby 117
4 4

tracked leaders in 3rd, blundered 5 out, ridden in 4th before last, kept on run-in

8/1 11 12-0 Mr Z Baker 128
4/6 07 Mar 2019 Car 21F Hy  Cl5 Ch £2,496 (J) to Pass The Hat (30)   6/5 Fav 1212-2 Mr Z Baker 126
5 ¾

tracked leaders, outpaced 12th (Canal), headway 3 out, kept on same pace from 2 out

8/1 13 12-0 Ms N Carberry 136
3/13 27 Apr 2018 Pun 24½F Sft  Ch €18,450 (J) to Caid Du Berlais (21)   10/1 1312-0 Ms N Carberry 136
2/9 14 May 2018 Kil 22½F Gd  Ch €6,468 (J) to Minella For Value (15)   3/1 1312-3 Mr P W Mullins 136
Won/10 04 Jun 2018 Lst 24F Gd  Ch €6,160 (J) bt Vinnie Luck (6)   4/1 2Fav 1312-3 Miss A B O'Connor 136
Won/8 07 Apr 2019 Rtc 24F     bt Sea Light (nk)   2/1 12-2 Ms A O'Connor -
5/9 23 Apr 2019 Fai 24½F Gd/Y  Ch €9,856 (J) to Ucello Conti (15½)   5/1 1411-8 Mr D O'Connor 136
6

led to 3rd (The Chair), tracked leader, led again 9th, blundered 3 out, headed before last, weakened last 150 yards

100/1 12 12-0 t Miss Hannah Lewis 100
4/9 08 May 2018 Fkn 24F Gd  Cl6 Ch £2,365 (J) to Strollawaynow (21)   2/1 Fav 1212-0 Miss Hannah Lewis 100
7 5

towards rear, plugged on from 3 out, never dangerous

8/1 10 12-0 Mr D Maxwell 133
2/4 15 May 2018 Wcn 25F Gd  Cl6 Ch £1,872 (J) to Woodfleet (13)   1/3 Fav 1012-4 Mr D Maxwell 131
4/8 11 Mar 2019 Tau 28½F GS  Cl3 HcpCh £9,357 (J) to Samuel Jackson (30)   6/1 1111-3 Mr D Maxwell 131
2/4 23 Mar 2019 Ban 24F Sft  Cl6 Ch £1,872 (J) to Optimised (shd)   9/4 2Fav 1112-6 Mr D Maxwell 127
8 6

mid-division, blundered 11th (Foinavon), pushed along after 4 out, ridden before last, soon weakened

14/1 12 12-0 Mr W Biddick 120
11/19 04 May 2018 Che 21F Gd  Cl5 Ch £2,998 (J) to Mr Mercurial (35)   18/1 1211-10 Mr W Biddick 117
9 7

chased leaders, ridden from 2 out, weakened after last

16/1 7 12-0 b Mr James King 127
3/4 14 Feb 2019 Kel 23½F Gd  Cl5 Ch £2,808 (J) to Shantou Flyer (13)   10/3 2Fav 812-6 Mr James King 125
Won/7 15 Mar 2019 Fkn 24F GS  Cl5 Ch £2,496 (J) bt Silvergrove (30)   5/4 Fav 812-6 Mr James King 125
6/27 04 Apr 2019 Ain 21F Sft  Cl2 Ch £26,685 (J) to Top Wood (32)   16/1 812-0 Mr James King 127
2/2 22 Apr 2019 Fkn 24F GF  Cl5 Ch £2,496 (J) to Silvergrove (47)   1/5 Fav 812-6 Mr Richard Collinson 125
10 21

mid-division, headway before 11th, blundered 4 out, weakened before last

66/1 10 12-0 p Mr Charlie Marshall 117
3/6 17 May 2018 Fon 21½F Gd  Cl6 Ch £1,248 (J) to Forever My Friend (14¾)   13/8 2Fav 1011-11 Miss I Marshall 114
11/27 04 Apr 2019 Ain 21F Sft  Cl2 Ch £26,685 (J) to Top Wood (95)   100/1 1112-0 Mr Charlie Marshall 108
11 nk

always behind

8/1 10 12-0 t b Mr S Waley-Cohen 132
Won/6 17 May 2018 Fon 27½F Gd  Cl6 Ch £1,872 (J) bt Al Co ()   Evens Fav 1012-2 Mr W Biddick 129
3/11 08 Jun 2018 Str 27½F Gd  Cl2 Ch £14,990 (J) to Chosen Dream (9)   5/2 2Fav 1012-0 Mr S Waley-Cohen 129
Won/5 20 Feb 2019 Don 26F Gd  Cl6 Ch £1,248 (J) bt Boa Island (55)   10/11 Fav 1112-4 Mr S Waley-Cohen 128
PU/27 04 Apr 2019 Ain 21F Sft  Cl2 Ch £26,685 (J) to Top Wood  16/1 1112-0 Mr W Biddick 137
12

in touch, lost place before 4 out, tailed off

40/1 11 12-0 t Mr G Disney 130
U/13 29 Sep 2018 Mar 21½F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £16,245 (J) to Exitas  50/1 1111-11 Mr G Disney 128
4/6 19 Oct 2018 Fkn 24F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £9,779 (J) to Midnight Shot (55)   33/1 1111-1 Mr G Disney 128
PU/7 13 Nov 2018 Hun 23½F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £7,798 (J) to By The Boardwalk  28/1 1111-11 Mr G Disney 123
PU/27 04 Apr 2019 Ain 21F Sft  Cl2 Ch £26,685 (J) to Top Wood  100/1 1212-0 Mr G Disney 118
PU

mid-division, weakened before 11th (Foinavon), soon tailed off, pulled up before 2 out

66/1 10 12-0 p1 Mr Richard Collinson 113
4/6 17 May 2018 Fon 27½F Gd  Cl6 Ch £1,872 (J) to Wonderful Charm (15)   7/1 1012-2 Mr S Roche 113
PU/11 08 Jun 2018 Str 21F Gd  Cl4 HcpCh £4,991 (J) to Crazy Jack  6/1 1010-11 Mr Richard Collinson 113
U

mid-division, unseated rider 9th

16/1 10 12-0 Mr B O'Neill -
4/7 21 Apr 2018 Lgy 24F     to Bridgets Pet ()   3/1 12-2 Mr B O'Neill -
2/7 07 May 2018 Dro 23F Gd  Ch €6,160 (J) to Sizing Rome ()   5/2 Fav 1011-9 Mr D G Lavery -
5/9 18 May 2018 Dpa 23½F Gd  Ch €6,160 (J) to Macs Legend (17)   4/1 2Fav 1012-0 Mr D G Lavery -
Won/6 02 Jun 2018 Ksl 32F     bt Futuramic (4)   15/8 12-2 Mr B O'Neill -
PU/14 08 Jun 2018 Str 27½F Gd  Cl2 NovCh £11,992 (J) to Garde Ville  7/1 1011-10 Mr B O'Neill -
2/3 13 Oct 2018 Mra 24F     to Longhouse Music ()   5/4 12-2 Mr B O'Neill -
F

mid-division, fell 12th (Canal)

7/2 Fav 12 12-0 Mr J J Codd 141
7/11 27 Dec 2018 Chp 19½F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £21,896 (J) to Doitforthevillage (18½)   12/1 1211-2 T J O'Brien 139
5/9 16 Feb 2019 Wcn 25F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £9,357 (J) to Some Chaos (17½)   12/1 1311-10 Harry Kimber 136
5/11 23 Mar 2019 Nbu 26F GS  Cl3 HcpCh £12,762 (J) to Chic Name (52)   16/1 1311-4 H Cobden 132
F

tracked leaders, fell 12th (Canal)

100/1 10 12-0 Mr G Crow 103
PU

Always behind, struggling before 6th, pulled up before 10th (Bechers)

40/1 12 12-0 t b Page Fuller 127
2/14 04 May 2018 Che 32½F Gd  Cl4 Ch £3,897 (J) to Excitable Island (13)   20/1 1211-13 Page Fuller 122
PU/11 08 Jun 2018 Str 27½F Gd  Cl2 Ch £14,990 (J) to Chosen Dream  50/1 1212-0 Page Fuller 113
PU/12 06 Jul 2018 New 26F Gd  Cl4 HcpCh £5,296 (J) to Fifty Shades  20/1 1211-6 Page Fuller 109
PU

in touch on outer, lost place after 3rd, blundered 7th, rider lost iron, pulled up before next

66/1 13 12-0 p Miss P Glanville 114
R/6 07 Mar 2019 Car 21F Hy  Cl5 Ch £2,496 (J) to Pass The Hat  25/1 1412-2 Mr Kai Lenihan 114
U

behind, unseated rider 14th

50/1 10 12-0 p Mr T Chatfeild-Roberts 119
U

tracked leader, led from 3rd (Chair), blundered 8th, headed and unseated rider 9th

16/1 7 12-0 t h Mr P Bryan 131
PU/8 17 May 2018 Fon 17½F Gd  Cl6 Ch £1,248 (J) to Numbercruncher  8/11 Fav 712-4 Mr P Bryan 131
2/5 31 May 2018 Ffl 16F Gd  Cl5 SellHdl £3,119 (J) to Old Salt (nk)   1/2 Fav 710-12 Sean Bowen 124
4/12 19 Jun 2018 Str 16½F GF  Cl3 HcpHdl £8,837 (J) to Romanor ()   13/2 711-6 Sean Bowen 117
Won/10 29 Jun 2018 Crt 17F GF  Cl4 AmHcpHdl £4,118 (J) bt Ormskirk ()   9/2 2Fav 711-9 Mr P Bryan 117
Won/9 21 Jul 2018 Crt 17F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £8,837 (J) bt Innocent Touch ()   11/4 Fav 711-10 Miss Jodie Hughes 124
Won/11 25 Aug 2018 Crt 17F GS  Cl3 HcpHdl £12,086 (J) bt Lough Kent (13)   3/1 2Fav 711-12 Mr P Bryan 129
U

behind, struggling from 5th, unseated rider 8th

66/1 10 12-0 Miss A Waugh 114
 

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Off Time: 16:05:53

Winning Time: 5m 48.58s

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2018 10:03:12

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £7.76
Tote Win £6.40 (1)
Tote Place £2.50 (1) , £5.30 (3) , £14.80 (10)
Tote Swinger £28.00 (1, 3) , £266.90 (1, 10) , £266.90 (3, 10)
Tote Exacta £129.10 (1, 3)
Tote Trifecta £2863.90 (1, 3, 10)
CSF £114.84 (1, 3)
Tricast £6521.73 (1, 3, 10)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good to Soft 28 Dineur 11 12 0 - 213U72 14 days M Bowen (200 miles) Mr James King 16/1 5:32.00
2016 Soft 22 On The Fringe 11 12 0 - 211-171 20 days E Bolger Mr J J Codd 15/8 5:47.90
2015 Good to Soft 29 On The Fringe 10 12 0 - 3-11221 27 days E Bolger Ms N Carberry 5/2 5:24.40
2014 Good 21 Warne 10 12 0 - 14-4131 40 days B Hamilton Mr S Waley-Cohen 7/2 5:32.73
2013 Good 24 Tartan Snow 13 12 0 - 255212 18 days W Coltherd (176 miles) J Hamilton 100/1 5:38.60
2012 Good to Soft 26 Cloudy Lane 12 12 0 - 448-216 27 days D McCain (36 miles) Mr R O Harding 4/1 5:35.70
2011 Soft 22 Baby Run 11 12 0 - 11U-11U 20 days N Twiston-Davies (140 miles) W Twiston-Davies 3/1 5:36.90
2010 Good to Soft 21 Silver Adonis 9 12 0 - 4215P2 14 days Dr R Newland (121 miles) Mr T Weston 50/1 5:43.80
2009 Good 29 Trust Fund 11 12 0 - 4311P-1 15 days R Barber (232 miles) Mr T Greenall 13/2 5:30.50
2008 Good to Soft 19 Christy Beamish 11 12 0 147 F111F1 12 days Mrs P Jones (94 miles) Mr J Guerriero 6/1 5:40.00