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Aintree 15:25 Racecard | 08/04/2016

JLT Melling Chase (Grade 1)

15:25 08 April 2016

Going Hurdle & national soft; mildmay good to soft-soft in places

  • Class: 1
  • Distance: 2m 3f 200y
  • Prize Money: GBP 200000
  • No. Runners: 6
  • Aintree, England

Al Ferof

(FR) Gelding, Age 11, 11st 10lbs

  • Form: Jump 352-134
  • Jockey: Harry Skelton
  • Trainer: D Skelton
  • Owner: Mr J Hales
  • Last Run: Jump 22 days
  • Official Rating: 162

Clarcam

(FR) Gelding, Age 6, 11st 10lbs

  • Form: Jump 1-32548
  • Jockey: B J Cooper
  • Trainer: G Elliott
  • Owner: Gigginstown House Stud
  • Last Run: Jump 89 days
  • Official Rating: 154

Tackle:

  • Tongue strap (worn 22 times)

God's Own

(IRE) Gelding, Age 8, 11st 10lbs

  • Form: Jump 22F-324
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Owner: Crossed Fingers Partnership
  • Last Run: Jump 23 days
  • Official Rating: 162

Somersby

(IRE) Gelding, Age 12, 11st 10lbs

  • Form: Jump 25-2445
  • Jockey: B Hughes
  • Trainer: M R Channon
  • Owner: Mr T P Radford
  • Last Run: Jump 23 days
  • Official Rating: 157

Tackle:

  • Cheek pieces (worn 15 times)

Vautour

(FR) Gelding, Age 7, 11st 10lbs

  • Form: Jump 211-121
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Owner: Mrs S Ricci
  • Last Run: Jump 22 days
  • Official Rating: 174

Vibrato Valtat

(FR) Gelding, Age 7, 11st 10lbs

  • Form: Jump 4-1334F
  • Jockey: Sam Twiston-Davies
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Owner: Axom XLIII
  • Last Run: Jump 22 days
  • Official Rating: 161

Tackle:

  • Tongue strap (worn 20 times)

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