Grand National - At The Races

15:25 Aintree 5 Apr 2019

JLT Chase (Registered As The Melling Chase) (Grade 1) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £140,325 - 6 ran

4

2m 3f 200y

Soft (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Pink, light green spots, pink sleeves and cap (Mrs S Ricci)

3. Min (FR)

raced freely, made all, asserting 2 out, soon easily drew clear, impressive

2/1 Fav 8 11-7 167 R WalshW P Mullins
2 20
Yellow, red star, yellow sleeves, white armlets, yellow cap, red star (Mr J Hales)

4. Politologue (FR)

chased winner until 4th, went 2nd again 4 out, no impression from 2 out, one pace

5/2 8 11-7 t h 166 H CobdenP F Nicholls
3 9
White, royal blue chevron, pink cap (Mr Richard Collins)

6. Waiting Patiently (IRE)

held up in 5th, not fluent 9th, switched to outside and closed 4 out, went right and hit 3 out, went 3rd before 2 out, no chance with winner, well held when not fluent last

9/4 2Fav 8 11-7 p1 169 B S HughesRuth Jefferson
4 10
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

2. Hell's Kitchen

tracked leaders, took keen hold, went 2nd after 7th, mistake 11th, lost 2nd 4 out, pushed along before 3 out, awkward and no extra in 4th 2 out, weakened after

14/1 8 11-7 t h 158 B J GeraghtyHarry Fry
5 12
Light blue, royal blue star, white and royal blue check sleeves and cap (Crossed Fingers Partnership)

1. God's Own (IRE)

held up in last, effort on inside before 3 out, jumped right and weakened 2 out, remote last when jumped badly right last

25/1 11 11-7 159 P J BrennanT R George
PU
Emerald green, dark green sleeves, dark green and emerald green quartered cap (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)

5. Top Notch (FR)

chased leaders, went 2nd 4th until after 7th, hit next and given reminders, outpaced from 11th, mistake and weakened 4 out, pulled up before 2 out

8/1 8 11-7 162 D A JacobN J Henderson
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Off Time: 15:26:27

Winning Time: 5m 2.80s

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2019 12:29:48

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

raced freely, made all, asserting 2 out, soon easily drew clear, impressive

2/1 Fav 8 11-7 R Walsh 167
2/6 30 Apr 2019 Pun 16F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €176,999 (J) to Un De Sceaux (4)   8/13 Fav 811-12 (ow1) Ruby Walsh 173
Won/9 08 Dec 2019 Pun 20F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €51,000 (J) bt Hardline ()   8/11 Fav 811-10 P Townend 171
2/7 01 Feb 2020 Leo 17F Y/Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €90,000 (J) to Chacun Pour Soi ()   7/4 2Fav 911-10 R M Power 171
Won/8 12 Mar 2020 Che 20½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £196,945 (J) bt Saint Calvados (nk)   2/1 2Fav 911-10 P Townend 170
Won/7 06 Dec 2020 Pun 20½F Hy  Cl1 ChGd1 €48,000 (J) bt Tornado Flyer (1)   13/8 Fav 911-12 Mr P W Mullins 169
2 20

chased winner until 4th, went 2nd again 4 out, no impression from 2 out, one pace

5/2 8 11-7 t h H Cobden 166
2/4 17 Nov 2019 Che 16F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 £42,202 (J) to Defi Du Seuil ()   5/2 811-6 H Cobden 166
5/8 07 Dec 2019 San 15½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £84,405 (J) to Defi Du Seuil (18)   5/1 811-7 H Cobden 166
Won/5 11 Mar 2020 Che 16F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £225,080 (J) bt Dynamite Dollars ()   6/1 2Fav 911-10 Harry Skelton 165
Won/5 05 Dec 2020 San 15½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £68,340 (J) bt Greaneteen (7)   11/8 Fav 911-7 Harry Skelton 169
3 9

held up in 5th, not fluent 9th, switched to outside and closed 4 out, went right and hit 3 out, went 3rd before 2 out, no chance with winner, well held when not fluent last

9/4 2Fav 8 11-7 p1 B S Hughes 169
3/8 07 Dec 2019 San 15½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £84,405 (J) to Defi Du Seuil (1)   11/1 811-7 B S Hughes 165
2/9 26 Dec 2020 Kmp 24F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £116,178 (J) to Frodon ()   12/1 911-10 B S Hughes 163
4 10

tracked leaders, took keen hold, went 2nd after 7th, mistake 11th, lost 2nd 4 out, pushed along before 3 out, awkward and no extra in 4th 2 out, weakened after

14/1 8 11-7 t h B J Geraghty 158
5/6 30 Apr 2019 Pun 16F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €176,999 (J) to Un De Sceaux (51)   20/1 811-12 M P Walsh 155
Won/6 11 Nov 2019 Car 16F Sft  Cl2 Ch £31,280 (J) bt Chesterfield ()   4/1 811-9 B J Geraghty 154
5 12

held up in last, effort on inside before 3 out, jumped right and weakened 2 out, remote last when jumped badly right last

25/1 11 11-7 P J Brennan 159
3/5 27 Apr 2019 San 15½F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £85,827 (J) to Altior ()   20/1 1111-7 P J Brennan 155
5/6 05 Nov 2019 Exe 17½F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd2 £40,411 (J) to Janika (23)   13/2 1111-6 P J Brennan 158
PU

chased leaders, went 2nd 4th until after 7th, hit next and given reminders, outpaced from 11th, mistake and weakened 4 out, pulled up before 2 out

8/1 8 11-7 D A Jacob 162
Won/5 09 Nov 2019 Ain 20F Sft  Cl2 Hdl £28,152 (J) bt Roksana (nk)   2/1 2Fav 810-12 Nico de Boinville 150
Won/6 08 Dec 2019 Hun 20F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £37,018 (J) bt Kauto Riko (¾)   15/8 Fav 811-4 D A Jacob 161
3/5 11 Jan 2020 Kmp 20½F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £34,170 (J) to Frodon ()   11/10 Fav 911-6 D A Jacob 161
6/8 11 Dec 2020 Che 20F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 £21,356 (J) to Mister Fisher (29)   8/1 911-6 D A Jacob 158
 

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Off Time: 15:26:27

Winning Time: 5m 2.80s

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2019 12:29:48

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £3.12
Tote Win £2.70 (3)
Tote Place £1.70 (3) , £1.70 (4)
Tote Swinger £1.40 (3, 4) , £1.20 (3, 6) , £1.60 (4, 6)
Tote Exacta £7.40 (3, 4)
Tote Trifecta £14.40 (3, 4, 6)
CSF £7.95 (3, 4)

Previous Winners

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Age/Wt OR SP
2018PolitologueP F NichollsSam Twiston-Davies7 11-716111/1
2017Fox NortonC L TizzardR M Power7/11:71664/1
2016God's OwnT R GeorgeP J Brennan8/11:1016210/1
2015 Don Cossack G Elliott A P McCoy 8/11:10 163 3/1jf
2014 Boston Bob W P Mullins P Townend 9/11:10 154 5/1
2013 Sprinter Sacre N J Henderson B J Geraghty 7/11:10 188 1/3f
2012 Finian's Rainbow Nicky Henderson Barry Geraghty 9/11:10 173 13-8f
2011 Master Minded Paul Nicholls Ruby Walsh 8/11:10 172 11-2
2010 Alberta's Run Jonjo O'Neill Tony McCoy 9/11:10 168 8-1
2009 Voy Por Ustedes Alan King Robert Thornton 9/11:10 169 11-8f
2008 Voy Por Ustedes Alan King Robert Thornton 8/11:10 168 5-1
2007 Monet's Garden Nicky Richards Tony Dobbin 7/11:10 / 4-1
2006 Hi Cloy Michael Hourigan Andrew McNamara 9/11:10 / 14-1
2005 Moscow Flyer Jessica Harrington Barry Geraghty 11/11:10 / 4-9f
2004 Moscow Flyer Jessica Harrington Barry Geraghty 10/11:10 / 1-1f
2003 Native Upmanship Arthur Moore Conor O'Dwyer 10/11:10 / 5-4f
2002 Native Upmanship Arthur Moore Conor O'Dwyer 9/11:10 / 100-30jf