15:35 Ascot 20 Jan 2018

Royal Salute Whisky Clarence House Chase (Grade 1) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £85,425 - 5 ran

6

2m 167y

Soft (Heavy in Places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Light blue, orange star, light blue sleeves, orange stars, light blue cap, orange star (E O'Connell)

5. Un De Sceaux (FR)

wore ear plugs, tracked clear leader, closer 3 out, led on bit before 2 out, 3 lengths ahead and going strongly when left clear 2 out, kept up to work run-in

4/9 Fav 10 11-7 167 P TownendW P Mullins
2 7
Royal blue, yellow chevron, diabolo on sleeves and star on cap (Kapinhand)

4. Speredek (FR)

led and went clear 2nd, mistake 6th, reached for 4 out, reduced lead next, ridden and headed before 2 out, soon dropped to 3rd, left 2nd 2 out, no chance with winner

16/1 7 11-7 p 135 Sean BowenN J Hawke
3 14
Dark blue, royal blue diamond, purple and white striped sleeves, purple cap, white star (M J McMahon & Denis Gallagher)

2. Kylemore Lough

tracked leading pair until 4th, pushed along and outpaced 3 out, left modest 3rd next

8/1 9 11-7 154 N D FehilyHarry Fry
4 50
Royal blue, white chevron, hooped sleeves, white cap (Mr P J Vogt)

3. San Benedeto (FR)

held up well off the pace in last, weakened 8th, left remote 4th 2 out, tailed off

25/1 7 11-7 t p 157 Nick ScholfieldP F Nicholls
F
White, black cap (Mr Michael Buckley)

1. Brain Power (IRE)

never that fluent, raced keenly, tracked leaders in 4th, tracked leading pair 4th, awkward 7th, not fluent next, slight peck 3 out, pushed along in 3 lengths 2nd when fell 2 out

7/2 2Fav 7 11-7 157 Nico de BoinvilleN J Henderson
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Off Time: 15:36:30

Winning Time: 4m 26.70s

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2018 23:50:40

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

wore ear plugs, tracked clear leader, closer 3 out, led on bit before 2 out, 3 lengths ahead and going strongly when left clear 2 out, kept up to work run-in

4/9 Fav 10 11-7 P Townend 167
2/6 15 Mar 2018 Che 21F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £199,325 (J) to Balko Des Flos ()   8/11 Fav 1011-10 P Townend 168
Won/7 02 Apr 2018 Fai 20F Hy  Cl1 ChGd2 €47,200 (J) bt A Toi Phil (18)   5/6 Fav 1011-12 P Townend 164
Won/9 24 Apr 2018 Pun 16F Y/Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €162,250 (J) bt Douvan ()   9/2 1011-12 Mr P W Mullins 164
2 7

led and went clear 2nd, mistake 6th, reached for 4 out, reduced lead next, ridden and headed before 2 out, soon dropped to 3rd, left 2nd 2 out, no chance with winner

16/1 7 11-7 p Sean Bowen 135
PU/7 17 Feb 2018 Asc 21F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £85,425 (J) to Waiting Patiently  22/1 711-7 Sean Bowen 154
8/24 26 Apr 2018 Pun 16F Y/Sft  HcpCh €38,350 (J) to Cadmium (21)   8/1 711-10 David Noonan 150
3 14

tracked leading pair until 4th, pushed along and outpaced 3 out, left modest 3rd next

8/1 9 11-7 N D Fehily 154
2/7 10 Feb 2018 War 20F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £25,024 (J) to Casse Tete (5)   3/1 2Fav 911-12 N P Madden 151
PU/7 02 Apr 2018 Fai 20F Hy  Cl1 ChGd2 €47,200 (J) to Un De Sceaux  13/2 911-4 N D Fehily 150
4 50

held up well off the pace in last, weakened 8th, left remote 4th 2 out, tailed off

25/1 7 11-7 t p Nick Scholfield 157
2/6 28 Apr 2018 San 15½F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £74,035 (J) to Altior ()   33/1 711-7 Sam Twiston-Davies 155
3/5 23 May 2018 War 16F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Ozzie The Oscar (10¾)   2/1 2Fav 711-12 Mr L Williams 158
F

never that fluent, raced keenly, tracked leaders in 4th, tracked leading pair 4th, awkward 7th, not fluent next, slight peck 3 out, pushed along in 3 lengths 2nd when fell 2 out

7/2 2Fav 7 11-7 Nico de Boinville 157
2/5 13 Mar 2018 Che 16F Hy  Cl1 NovChGd1 £99,662 (J) to Footpad (14)   14/1 711-4 Nico de Boinville 156
F/6 12 Apr 2018 Ain 20F GS  Cl1 NovChGd1 £56,130 (J) to Finian's Oscar  5/2 J2Fav 711-4 Nico de Boinville 155
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Off Time: 15:36:30

Winning Time: 4m 26.70s

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2018 23:50:40

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £1.50
Tote Win £1.20 (5)
Tote Place £1.10 (5) , £3.30 (4)
Tote Exacta £8.40 (5, 4)
Tote Trifecta £28.40 (5, 4, 2)
CSF £8.17 (5, 4)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Soft 7 Un De Sceaux 9 11 7 - 122-161 56 days W P Mullins (343 miles) R Walsh 1/2 4:13.10
2016 Soft 5 Un De Sceaux 8 11 7 - F111-1F 27 days W P Mullins (343 miles) R Walsh 1/2 4:17.00
2015 Soft 5 Dodging Bullets 7 11 7 - 1245-31 42 days P Nicholls (96 miles) N Fehily 7/2 4:09.14
2014 Heavy 7 Sire De Grugy 8 11 7 - 11-1211 22 days G L Moore (36 miles) Jamie Moore 5/4 4:20.70
2013 Heavy 7 Sprinter Sacre 7 11 7 - 11111-1 49 days N Henderson (27 miles) B J Geraghty 1/5 4:32.80
2012 Good to Soft 8 Somersby 8 11 7 - 53-1224 26 days Miss H Knight (42 miles) D Elsworth 9/2 4:09.00
2011 Good to Soft 9 Master Minded 8 11 7 - 1314-11 42 days P Nicholls (96 miles) A P McCoy 4/7 4:05.50
2010 Soft 8 Twist Magic 8 11 7 - 6F1-131 49 days P Nicholls (96 miles) R Walsh 11/8 4:15.80
2009 Good to Soft 5 Master Minded 6 11 7 - U1112-1 42 days P Nicholls (96 miles) R Walsh 1/4 4:16.20
2008 Soft 7 Tamarinbleu 8 11 7 - 1P6-311 35 days D Pipe (140 miles) T Scudamore 12/1 4:13.40