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2:20 Aintree 8 Apr 1995

Martell Aintree Chase Limited Handicap Class A Grade 2

(Class 1) (5yo+) (1m7f176yds) 2m Mildmay Good To Firm 12 fences
1st £26,020 2nd £9,851 3rd £4,825.50 4th £2,203.50
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
8 118 155 160 160
ch g Final Straw - Pontevecchio Due (Welsh Pageant)
Held up in touch, closed up going well 7th, driven to chase leader when hit 3 out, ridden approaching last, all out to lead close home
2  ¾
10 1010 143 147 147
b g Sheer Grit - Make-Up I (Bleep-Bleep)
Jumped well, led, ridden flat, headed and no extra close home
3  nk [1]
7 107 Out-of-Handicaps 1 140 144 144
br g Daring March - Gay Rhapsody (Lord Gayle)
Held up, headway to chase leaders 4 out, every chance 2 out, ridden and unable to quicken flat
4  [4½]
8 107 Out-of-Handicaps 1 140 141 140
ch g Be My Native(USA) - Sister Ida (Bustino)
Held up, headway approaching 3 out, stayed on well flat
5  2 [6½]
9 1010 143 142 141
b g Fidel - Misclaire (Steeple Aston)
Chased leaders, mistake 7th, kept on same pace from 2 out
6  4 [10½]
9 107 Out-of-Handicaps 4 140 135 134
b m Cruise Missile - Cala Di Volpe (Hardiran)
Soon behind and pushed along, mistake 5th, kept on from 2 out, never dangerous
7  2 [12½]
9 113 b 150 143 142
b g Deep Run - Just Darina (Three Dons)
Prominent, chased leader from 6th, pushed along 4 out, weakened after 2 out
8  [14]
9 1110 b1 157 149 148
b g Strong Gale(IRE) - Jet Travel (Deep Run)
Prominent, hit 7th, weakened quickly approaching 3 out
9  shd [14¼]
10 116 153 145 144
b g Uncle Pokey - Ladyfold (Never Dwell)
In touch, mistake 7th, effort approaching 3 out, soon weakened
10  6 [20¼]
10 116 153 139 138
ch g The Wonder(FR) - Juvenilia(FR) (Kashmir II)
Held up, effort 8th, jumped slowly next, soon beaten
11  12 [32¼]
10 107 Out-of-Handicaps 4 140 114 113
br g Strong Gale(IRE) - Richest (Richboy I)
Soon in rear, mistakes 6th and 7th, tailed off
PU   
8 107 Out-of-Handicaps 15 140
ch g Deep Run - Rare Dream (Pollerton)
Towards rear when pulled up before 5th, broke leg and destroyed