Grand National - At The Races

16:05 Aintree 5 Apr 2019

Randox Health Topham Handicap Chase (Grade 3) (National Course) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £78,582 - 27 ran

5

2m 5f 19y

Soft (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Royal blue, light blue star, white sleeves, royal blue stars, white cap, royal blue star (Supreme Horse Racing Club/k Sharp)

5. Cadmium (FR)

led 2nd, made rest, went right 13th (valentines), drew clear before last, ridden out flat, stayed on well

8/1 7 11-2 152 1 P TownendW P Mullins
2 6
Maroon, white star, armlets and star on cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

3. Sub Lieutenant (IRE)

chased leaders to 6th, mid-division, driven to chase clear leaders after 3 out, ridden after next, stayed on to take 2nd final 120 yards, no chance with winner

25/1 10 11-5 t 155 2 Rachael BlackmoreH de Bromhead
3
Maroon, white chevron, white sleeves, maroon stars, white cap, maroon star (The Rockbourne Partnership)

17. Doitforthevillage (IRE)

mid-division on inside, headway 3 out, chased winner turning in, ridden after last, never able to challenge, lost well held 2nd final 120 yards

25/1 10 10-4 t 140 T J O'BrienP Henderson
4
Emerald green, dark green sleeves, dark green and emerald green quartered cap (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)

1. Janika (FR)

mid-division, driven to chase leaders after 3 out, left 3rd when ridden after last, never on terms, no extra in 4th flat

9/2 Fav 6 11-12 162 D A JacobN J Henderson
5 4
Maroon, white star & armlet, white cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

11. Woods Well (IRE)

mid-division, hampered 15th, outpaced 3 out, ridden after next, stayed on into 5th flat, never nearer

20/1 8 10-6 p 142 1 J W KennedyG Elliott
6 ¾
Dark green, yellow collar, yellow cuffs & cap, dark green spot on cap (Mr R J Rexton)

15. Flying Angel (IRE)

tracked leaders, driven and outpaced after 3 out, no impression from next

10/1 8 10-6 t v 142 Thomas BellamyN A Twiston-Davies
7 13
Royal blue, white chevron, hooped sleeves, white cap (Mr P J Vogt)

4. San Benedeto (FR)

mid-division, ridden to chase clear leaders 2 out, kept on same pace, never a threat

18/1 8 11-4 t p 154 Nick ScholfieldP F Nicholls
8
Yellow, maroon cap (Mr Christopher Hanbury)

6. O O Seven (IRE)

prominent, outpaced 2 out, ridden and weakened after last

20/1 9 11-1 b 151 Nico de BoinvilleN J Henderson
9 8
Red and white stripes, white sleeves, dark blue stars, dark blue cap, white stars (Mr Peter Green & Dr Rdp Newland)

29. Beau Bay (FR)

behind most of way, driven and stayed on past beaten rivals after last, never nearer

66/1 8 10-0 (oh4) t h 136 4 Charlie DeutschDr R D P Newland
10
Red, white sash, royal blue cap (Cheveley Park Stud)

25. Highland Lodge (IRE)

never better than mid-division

50/1 13 10-0 (oh1) p 136 1 Henry BrookeJames Moffatt
11 hd
Black, white star, halved sleeves and star on cap (Mr P J Dixon)

14. Bigmartre (FR)

towards rear, blundered 12th (canal turn), stayed on into mid-division before 2 out, never involved

40/1 8 10-6 p 142 L P AspellH Whittington
12
Light blue, royal blue star, white and royal blue check sleeves and cap (Crossed Fingers Partnership)

2. Double Shuffle (IRE)

never better than mid-division, behind and struggling 3 out

33/1 9 11-8 158 J J BurkeT R George
13 ¾
Royal blue, pink hoops, armlets and cap (Mrs Johnny De La Hey)

7. Adrien Du Pont (FR)

chased leaders, hit and dropped to mid-division 7th, hampered 3 out, no danger after, weakened next

12/1 7 11-1 t 151 H CobdenP F Nicholls
14
Purple, maroon sleeves and cap (The Sandylini Racing Partnership)

16. Fact Of The Matter (IRE)

behind, blundered 9th, never able to get involved

66/1 9 10-4 t p 140 WS2 G SheehanJamie Snowden
15 3
Red, white sleeves, blue and white striped cap (Mr A D Spence)

30. Kilcrea Vale (IRE)

never better than mid-division, behind from 11th (foinavon), blundered 15th, never involved

16/1 9 10-0 (oh4) p 136 4 J McGrathN J Henderson
16 3
Red, white star, red sleeves, black stars, white cap, red star (S Such & Cg Paletta)

13. Ballyhill (FR)

in touch, outpaced 3 out, weakened from next

9/1 8 10-6 142 Sam Twiston-DaviesN A Twiston-Davies
17 10
White, red chevron, emerald green and red striped sleeves, red cap (Roddy Owen & Paul Fullagar)

20. Henryville

held up behind, some headway into mid-division 3 out, never near leaders, weakened from next

33/1 11 10-0 (oh1) 136 1 R T DunneP Bowen
18 14
Red, white seams, royal blue sleeves, red cap (The Bourtoneers)

26. Equus Secretus (IRE)

mistakes, prominent on outside, driven and lost place after 3 out, weakened next

66/1 7 10-0 (oh1) 136 1 J E MooreBen Pauling
19
Purple and yellow diabolo, yellow sleeves and cap (Mr Paul Murphy)

10. Mercian Prince (IRE)

tracked leaders, pushed along after 3 out, weakened next

33/1 8 10-10 146 Jack QuinlanAmy Murphy
20
Light blue, pink chevrons, light blue sleeves, light blue cap, pink star (Mr R S Brookhouse)

9. Activial (FR)

hampered 1st, always behind

16/1 9 11-0 150 T ScudamoreT R George
F
Black, red sash, striped cap (Mr V Byrne)

8. Peregrine Run (IRE)

mid-division, still there when fell 3 out

14/1 9 11-1 b 151 B J GeraghtyPeter Fahey
PU
Emerald green, dark green sleeves, dark green cap, emerald green spots (Mr Simon Munir/mr Isaac Souede)

18. Polidam (FR)

hampered 1st, always behind, pulled up before 14th

25/1 10 10-4 140 1 D J MullinsW P Mullins
F
Dark blue and light blue check, hooped sleeves (Mr Ken Huddleston)

19. Indian Temple (IRE)

in touch, fell 1st

50/1 10 9-11 p 136 Harry Reed (3)W T Reed
F
Light blue, orange epaulets (Middleham Park Racing Lxii)

21. Divine Spear (IRE)

mid-division, headway when fell15th

33/1 8 10-0 (oh1) 136 1 James BowenN J Henderson
U
Pink, light green striped sleeves and cap (Mrs Z Wentworth)

23. Call It Magic (IRE)

prominent until blundered and unseated rider 12th (canal turn)

6/1 2Fav 9 10-0 (oh1) b 136 1 M A EnrightRoss O'sullivan
U
Yellow and royal blue stripes, yellow sleeves, royal blue stars, dark blue cap, yellow star (P Duffy, D Semmens, V Williams & M Bow)

27. More Buck's (IRE)

led to 2nd, close up when mistake and unseated rider 4th (water)

66/1 9 10-0 (oh1) t 136 1 Sean BowenP Bowen
PU
Emerald green, yellow sash and star on cap (Mr & Mrs Raymond Anderson Green)

28. Forest Des Aigles (FR)

tracked leaders, headway 3 out, disputed 2nd 2 out, still there and going well enough when lost action badly approaching last, quickly pulled up soon after

22/1 8 10-0 (oh3) t 136 3 D R FoxMiss Lucinda V Russell
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Off Time: 16:07:16

Winning Time: 5m 32.20s

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2019 12:29:48

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

led 2nd, made rest, went right 13th (valentines), drew clear before last, ridden out flat, stayed on well

8/1 7 11-2 P Townend 152 1
2 6

chased leaders to 6th, mid-division, driven to chase clear leaders after 3 out, ridden after next, stayed on to take 2nd final 120 yards, no chance with winner

25/1 10 11-5 t Rachael Blackmore 155 2
7/8 01 May 2019 Pun 24½F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €176,999 (J) to Kemboy (49)   33/1 1011-10 J W Kennedy 157
3

mid-division on inside, headway 3 out, chased winner turning in, ridden after last, never able to challenge, lost well held 2nd final 120 yards

25/1 10 10-4 t T J O'Brien 140
4

mid-division, driven to chase leaders after 3 out, left 3rd when ridden after last, never on terms, no extra in 4th flat

9/2 Fav 6 11-12 D A Jacob 162
5 4

mid-division, hampered 15th, outpaced 3 out, ridden after next, stayed on into 5th flat, never nearer

20/1 8 10-6 p J W Kennedy 142 1
7/30 22 Apr 2019 Fai 29F Gd/Y  HcpCh €270,000 (J) to Burrows Saint (38)   33/1 810-5 B J Cooper 141
6 ¾

tracked leaders, driven and outpaced after 3 out, no impression from next

10/1 8 10-6 t v Thomas Bellamy 142
7 13

mid-division, ridden to chase clear leaders 2 out, kept on same pace, never a threat

18/1 8 11-4 t p Nick Scholfield 154
3/7 27 Apr 2019 San 22½F Gd  Cl1 ChGd2 £31,322 (J) to Black Corton (16)   5/1 811-4 H Cobden 154
8

prominent, outpaced 2 out, ridden and weakened after last

20/1 9 11-1 b Nico de Boinville 151
Won/12 01 May 2019 Pun 20F Y  HcpCh €59,000 (J) bt Livelovelaugh ()   16/1 911-1 Nico de Boinville 147
9 8

behind most of way, driven and stayed on past beaten rivals after last, never nearer

66/1 8 10-0 (oh4) t h Charlie Deutsch 136 4
10

never better than mid-division

50/1 13 10-0 (oh1) p Henry Brooke 136 1
11 hd

towards rear, blundered 12th (canal turn), stayed on into mid-division before 2 out, never involved

40/1 8 10-6 p L P Aspell 142
Won/8 25 Apr 2019 Per 20F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) bt Gardefort (16)   4/1 2Fav 811-12 Page Fuller 140
12

never better than mid-division, behind and struggling 3 out

33/1 9 11-8 J J Burke 158
13 ¾

chased leaders, hit and dropped to mid-division 7th, hampered 3 out, no danger after, weakened next

12/1 7 11-1 t H Cobden 151
14

behind, blundered 9th, never able to get involved

66/1 9 10-4 t p G Sheehan 140
15 3

never better than mid-division, behind from 11th (foinavon), blundered 15th, never involved

16/1 9 10-0 (oh4) p J McGrath 136 4
5/7 18 May 2019 Utt 24F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £6,498 (J) to Irish Octave (37)   11/2 911-12 J McGrath 130
16 3

in touch, outpaced 3 out, weakened from next

9/1 8 10-6 Sam Twiston-Davies 142
17 10

held up behind, some headway into mid-division 3 out, never near leaders, weakened from next

33/1 11 10-0 (oh1) R T Dunne 136 1
6/9 17 Apr 2019 Che 26F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £15,475 (J) to Cobra De Mai (51)   20/1 1110-13 S Bowen 134
Won/8 13 Jul 2019 New 26F GF  Cl2 HcpCh £14,620 (J) bt San Satiro ()   11/1 1110-13 S Bowen 132
PU/14 20 Jul 2019 Mar 21½F GS  Cl1 HcpChList £28,475 (J) to Casablanca Mix  14/1 1111-5 S Bowen 142
2/4 26 Aug 2019 Crt 25½F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £12,512 (J) to Traditional Dancer (12)   5/1 1111-12 S Bowen 142
18 14

mistakes, prominent on outside, driven and lost place after 3 out, weakened next

66/1 7 10-0 (oh1) J E Moore 136 1
19

tracked leaders, pushed along after 3 out, weakened next

33/1 8 10-10 Jack Quinlan 146
Won/3 22 Apr 2019 Plu 19½F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £31,280 (J) bt Romain De Senam (3)   2/1 2Fav 811-4 Jack Quinlan 143
20

hampered 1st, always behind

16/1 9 11-0 T Scudamore 150
F

mid-division, still there when fell 3 out

14/1 9 11-1 b B J Geraghty 151
Won/4 13 May 2019 Kil 21F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 €23,600 (J) bt Jett (nse)   8/13 Fav 911-2 K C Sexton -
Won/15 28 May 2019 Bal 23F Gd  HcpCh €29,500 (J) bt Pylonthepressure (hd)   14/1 911-10 K C Sexton 150
Won/3 12 Jun 2019 Pun 21F Gd/Y  Ch €12,915 (J) bt Jett (8)   9/10 Fav 911-10 K C Sexton 157
Won/6 05 Jul 2019 Wex 20F Gd  Ch €11,820 (J) bt Mill Quest ()   10/11 Fav 911-12 K C Sexton 157
Won/6 12 Jul 2019 Cor 20F Gd  Hdl €11,820 (J) bt Doctor Duffy (¾)   Evens Fav 911-0 K C Sexton 139
4/22 31 Jul 2019 Gal 22½F Gd  HcpCh €176,999 (J) to Borice (4)   14/1 911-9 K C Sexton 157
PU

hampered 1st, always behind, pulled up before 14th

25/1 10 10-4 D J Mullins 140 1
F

in touch, fell 1st

50/1 10 9-11 p Harry Reed (3) 136
2/6 17 May 2019 Ain 20F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £9,097 (J) to Casablanca Mix ()   6/1 1011-4 Harry Reed 136
Won/10 09 Jun 2019 Per 24F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £25,024 (J) bt Van Gogh Du Granit (shd)   7/1 1011-7 Harry Reed 137
Won/6 07 Jul 2019 Mar 21½F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £7,473 (J) bt Lord Bryan ()   10/3 2Fav 1012-2 Harry Reed 141
2/4 31 Jul 2019 Per 24F Gd  Cl4 NovHdl £4,431 (J) to Braid Blue (11)   4/5 Fav 1010-12 Harry Reed 140
U/5 09 Sep 2019 Per 20F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £15,825 (J) to Le Musee  11/4 1011-12 Harry Reed 145
F

mid-division, headway when fell15th

33/1 8 10-0 (oh1) James Bowen 136 1
U

prominent until blundered and unseated rider 12th (canal turn)

6/1 2Fav 9 10-0 (oh1) b M A Enright 136 1
6/6 21 Apr 2019 Cor 24F Gd/Y  Cl1 HcpChGd3 €23,675 (J) to Timeforwest (33)   14/1 911-0 M A Enright -
U

led to 2nd, close up when mistake and unseated rider 4th (water)

66/1 9 10-0 (oh1) t Sean Bowen 136 1
5/8 24 Apr 2019 Per 24F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £12,086 (J) to Red Giant (58)   7/1 911-7 James Bowen 135
4/5 26 Jun 2019 Bat 11½F Gd  Cl5 Mdn £3,752 (F) to Monaafasah (16½)   20/1 910-0 Joshua Bryan -
6/7 07 Jul 2019 Mar 20½F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,512 (J) to The Sweeney (13)   12/1 911-7 James Bowen 124
PU/14 20 Jul 2019 Mar 21½F GS  Cl1 HcpChList £28,475 (J) to Casablanca Mix  11/1 910-10 James Bowen 133
5/12 22 Aug 2019 Str 22½F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £7,408 (J) to Topofthecotswolds (10)   20/1 912-1 James Bowen 132
4/9 16 Sep 2019 Wor 23F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,913 (J) to Tea Time Fred (17¼)   10/1 911-10 S Bowen 120
PU

tracked leaders, headway 3 out, disputed 2nd 2 out, still there and going well enough when lost action badly approaching last, quickly pulled up soon after

22/1 8 10-0 (oh3) t D R Fox 136 3
 

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Off Time: 16:07:16

Winning Time: 5m 32.20s

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2019 12:29:48

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £13.00
Tote Win £11.70 (5)
Tote Place £3.70 (5) , £7.10 (3) , £6.30 (17) , £2.40 (1)
Tote Swinger £38.30 (3, 5) , £121.80 (3, 17) , £73.40 (5, 17)
Tote Exacta £273.20 (5, 3)
Tote Trifecta £9049.90 (5, 3, 17)
CSF £205.83 (5, 3)
Tricast £4850.22 (5, 3, 17)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2018 Heavy 27 Ultragold 10 11 1 141 1-392P0 29 days C Tizzard (216 miles) H Cobden 14/1 5:50.50
2017 Good 29 Ultragold 9 10 5 136 51B679 21 days C Tizzard (216 miles) H Cobden 50/1 5:28.10
2016 Good to Soft 29 Eastlake 10 10 11 142 2P-P5P9 21 days Jonjo O'Neill (140 miles) B J Geraghty 22/1 5:34.80
2015 Good 30 Rajdhani Express 8 11 11 152 7-U4678 29 days N Henderson (180 miles) Mr S Waley-Cohen 10/1 5:23.90
2014 Good to Soft 30 Ma Filleule 6 11 7 150 02-3P12 24 days N Henderson (180 miles) B J Geraghty 9/1 5:24.50
2013 Good to Soft 29 Triolo D'Alene 6 10 7 132 10-2P38 90 days N Henderson (180 miles) B J Geraghty 14/1 5:30.10
2012 Good 26 Always Waining 11 10 11 138 1-84409 20 days P Bowen (200 miles) T J O'Brien 11/1 5:26.10
2011 Good 30 Always Waining 10 10 4 133 006704 15 days P Bowen (200 miles) T J O'Brien 14/1 5:19.30
2010 Good to Soft 29 Always Waining 9 10 0 128 7F0F8P 20 days P Bowen (200 miles) B Hughes 22/1 5:27.30
2009 Good 29 Irish Raptor 10 10 0 133 469PU0 22 days N Twiston-Davies (140 miles) P Brennan 8/1 5:25.60