Results
Meetings
5

13:30 Aintree 07 Dec 2019

Randox Health Becher Handicap Chase

Grade 3 | National Course | Class 1 | 6YO plus

Winner £84,195 - 18 ran

3m 1f 188y

Soft (Good to Soft in places)

Draw Advantage: None

Weighed In
Position
Dist Btn
Horse
SP
Age / Wt
OR
Jockey / Trainer
1
8/1 J2Fav
9 10-8 p1
141

chased leaders, hampered 1st, mistake 4 out, led 2 out, ridden out

2
11/1
7 10-4 p1
137

tracked leaders, ridden before 2 out, went 2nd before elbow, unable to get to winner, stayed on

3
8
12/1
9 11-12 t b
159

in touch in mid-division, closed 4th, led next, headed 7th, led 10th, mistake and headed 14th (foinavon), stayed on same pace approaching elbow

4
4
8/1 J2Fav
10 11-10
157

held up towards rear, headway when hampered 15th (canal turn), stayed on same pace from last

5
2
10/1
10 11-2 t
149

soon behind, jumped left and mistake 4 out, stayed on from 2 out, went never dangerous 5th after elbow

6
12/1
9 10-11
144

led until after 3rd, led 14th, mistake 4 out, headed 2 out, no extra elbow

7
1
14/1
7 11-3
150

held up towards rear, headway 15th (canal turn), ridden before 2 out, no extra before elbow

8
8
12/1
8 10-6 t
139

towards rear, hampered 1st, headway 15th (canal turn), outpaced and no impression after 3 out

9
¾
10/1
10 10-12 t p
145 1

prominent, led after 3rd until not fluent 4th, led 7th, headed 10th, pecked 13th (becher\'s), weakened before elbow

10
12

in touch in mid-division, mistake 11th, weakened before 2 out

11
40
9/1
9 11-12 t
159

chased leaders on outside, lost place before 6th, closed 8th, mistake 10th, struggling 14th (foinavon), tailed off from 3 out

PU
12/1
9 10-12
145

towards rear, slow 3rd, behind when bad mistake 6th (chair), pulled up before 8th

PU
6/1 Fav
7 10-11
144

soon prominent, led 4th, headed next, lost place 4 out, soon behind, pulled up before 2 out

PU
22/1
11 10-6 p
142

chased leaders, lost place 11th, mistake 16th (valentines), tailed off 3 out, pulled up before 2 out

F
33/1
8 10-6 t
139

front rank when fell 1st

F
25/1
9 10-6 t p
139

held up in rear, fell 2nd

PU
16/1
11 10-5 b
138

in rear, mistake 6th (chair), behind 12th, pulled up before 4 out

F
50/1
12 9-11 (oh 6)
133 5

fell 1st

Betting returns

Type Winnings
Betfair SP £12.68
CSF £95.50 (11, 17)
Tricast £1,092.83 (11, 17, 1)
Tote Win £11.50 (11)
Tote Place £2.80 (11), £3.60 (17), £3.70 (1), £1.90 (3)
Tote Swinger £28.50 (1, 11), £38.60 (1, 17), £28.00 (11, 17)
Tote Exacta £117.90 (11, 17)
Tote Trifecta £2,755.80 (11, 17, 1)
Previous winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2018 Soft 18 Walk In The Mill 8 10 3 137 7513P-3 22 days R Walford (222 miles) James Best 10/ 1 6:51.90
2017 Heavy 15 Blaklion 8 11 6 153 45324-2 35 days N Twiston-Davies (140 miles) Gavin Sheehan 7/ 4 7:17.70
2016 Good to Soft 22 Vieux Lion Rouge 7 10 9 142 11F267 238 days D Pipe (209 miles) Tom Scudamore 8/ 1 6:51.20
2015 Soft 17 Highland Lodge 9 10 0 132 8584-72 54 days J Moffatt (82 miles) Henry Brooke 20/ 1 7:07.50
2014 Good to Soft 25 Oscar Time 13 11 1 136 04-111U 22 days R Waley-Cohen (139 miles) Mr Sam Waley-Cohen 25/ 1 6:54.40
2013 Soft 22 Chance Du Roy 9 10 6 135 0F0498 233 days P Hobbs (233 miles) Tom O'Brien 14/ 1 6:56.40
2012 Heavy 16 Hello Bud 14 10 0 130 6547-35 22 days N Twiston-Davies (140 miles) Sam Twiston-Davies 14/ 1 7:21.50
2011 Heavy 14 West End Rocker 9 10 10 137 711PB-P 21 days A King (186 miles) Wayne Hutchinson 10/ 1 7:15.40
2010 Good to Soft 17 Hello Bud 12 10 8 133 5B875P 211 days N Twiston-Davies (140 miles) Sam Twiston-Davies 15/ 2 7:04.90
2009 Soft 8 Vic Venturi 9 11 12 148 4458-21 24 days D T Hughes P W Flood 7/ 1 7:24.60

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