Paddy Power Handicap Chase Tips 2020

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When is The Paddy Power Handicap Chase 2020?

The Mucking Brilliant Paddy Power Handicap Chase is one of the highlights of the first day of the November Meeting at Cheltenham.

The Paddy Power Handicap Chase takes place on Friday 13th November 2020 with the race starting at 1.50pm at Cheltenham Racecourse.

This 2 mile handicap race is open to horses aged 4 years and older.

Last time out the winner took home prize money of £27855.

Also ran as BetVictor Handicap Chase


Paddy Power Handicap Chase Previous Winners

2019 Paddy Power Handicap Chase was abandoned due to waterlogging

DateTrackDistanceGoingRunnersWinnerStallionAgeJockey (Clm)TrainerOddsWeightORNC(F)Days
Cheltenham2mGood To Soft96100/3011-91521(1)19d
Cheltenham2mGood To Soft9813/211-41353(2)20d
Cheltenham2mGood To Soft1487/110-51240(0)17d
Cheltenham2mGood To Soft765/211-61381(1)13d
Cheltenham2mGood To Soft1088/110-01291(0)17d
Cheltenham2mGood To Firm597/111-121654(2)177d
Cheltenham2mGood To Soft1258/110-51203(2)40d
Cheltenham2mGood To Soft576/110-71201(1)63d


Paddy Power Handicap Chase Stats and Trends

Paddy Power Handicap Chase

12 year Trends and Statistics 2007 – 2018

  • Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged 7 or 8.
  • Sex – All of the last 12 winners were geldings.
  • Country – 6 of the last 12 winners were bred in Ireland, 4 in France and 2 in Great Britain.
  • Colour – 7 of the last 12 winners were bay (b).
  • Starting Price (SP) – 10 of the last 12 winners returned a SP of 10/1 or less.
  • Starting Price Rank – 3 of the last 12 winners started as favourite but 9 were in the first 5 in the betting.
  • Headgear – 9 of the last 12 winners wore no headgear. 
  • Weight Carried – 6 of the last 12 winners carried between 10st and 10st 9lb.
  • Days Since Last Run – 6 of the last 12 winners had not run for over 204 days. 5 of the last 12 winners had run between 13 and 20 days ago.
  • Last Run Form – 8 of the last 12 winners had finished in the first 6 last time.

Paddy Power Handicap Chase Results

Mucking Brilliant Paddy Power Handicap Chase
Distance: 2m (3499 yards +44 yards rails adjustment) Prize (winner): £22522 Dir: Left Handed
Runners: 9    Going: Good To Soft    Class: Class 2     Age Restrictions: 4yo+
Winners Time: 4 mins 7.74s   Avg OR: 141     Median OR: 142 

1st Magic Saint (FR) 100/30
2nd Fanion Destruval (FR) 5/1
3rd Beat The Judge (IRE) 28/1

NoPlaceDist BtHorseAgeWeightHeadgearORTrainerJockey (Claim)OddsBFBFP
11stMagic Saint (FR)611-9152Nicholls, P FCarver, Bryan (5)100/304.851.85
chased leaders, went 2nd 6th, led before 2 out, in command flat, stayed on well BF IP MIN 1.01 BF IP MAX 6
22nd2.25Fanion Destruval (FR)511-12150Williams, Miss VenetiaDeutsch, Charlie5/15.882.15
held up towards rear, headway approaching 4 out, challenged after 3 out, pecked last, held flat, kept on BF IP MIN 1.33 BF IP MAX 1000
53rd9Beat The Judge (IRE)511-4142Moore, G LMoore, Joshua9/25.771.81
chased leaders on inside, lost place before 5th, ridden 4 out, effort when jumped left and bumped 2 out, went 3rd flat, no impression BF IP MIN 5.5 BF IP MAX 1000
34th2.25Born Survivor (IRE)911-9147Skelton, DanielSkelton, Harry28/138.566.91
held up in rear, headway 4 out, 4 lengths 5th when blundered 3 out, struggling to get back on terms after, jumped left and not much room last, went 4th flat BF IP MIN 10 BF IP MAX 1000
45th2.25On The Slopes611-4142Gordon, CJohnson, Richard3/1 (Fav)4.061.64
jumped right at times, led, headed before 2 out, weakened flat BF IP MIN 3.05 BF IP MAX 1000
66th3.5Ballywood (FR)611-4142King, ACannon, Tom J13/29.602.32
prominent, hit 8th, beaten after 3 out, bumped 2 out, weakened BF IP MIN 5.2 BF IP MAX 1000
77th20Eamon An Cnoic (IRE)910-11Blnk TT WS135Pipe, D EScudamore, Tom12/114.544.40
jumped right and mistakes, always behind BF IP MIN 14.5 BF IP MAX 1000
88th10Azzuri810-6130Skelton, DanielAndrews, Bridget80/1117.0222.15
prominent in chasing pack until slow 5th, chased leaders, lost place before 4 out, well beaten when mistake 3 out BF IP MIN 70 BF IP MAX 1000
9PUFull Glass (FR)79-13128Sadik, AWorsley, Tabitha (5)150/1460.86176.48
held up in mid-division on outside, mistake and rider lost iron briefly 3rd, closed 5th, weakened before 4 out, soon tailed off, pulled up before 2 out BF IP MIN 290 BF IP MAX 1000

Abandoned due to waterlogged course.

BetVictor Handicap Chase
Distance: 2m (3499 yards +38 yards rails adjustment) Prize (winner): £27855 Dir: Left Handed
Runners: 7    Going: Good    Class: Class 2     Age Restrictions: 4yo+
Winners Time: 3 mins 54.00s   Avg OR: 133     Median OR: 136

1 Bun Doran (IRE) 9/4 (fav)

2 Movie Legend 6/1

3 Peppay Le Pugh (IRE) 8/1

NoPlaceDist BtHorseAgeWeightHeadgearORTrainerJockey (Claim)OddsBFBFP
21stBun Doran (IRE)711-10138George, T RBrennan, P J9/4 (Fav)3.452.02
raced keenly, tracked front pair, went 2nd at 7th, led after 3 out, quickened clear after next, soon ridden, ran on well, comfortably BF IP MIN 1.01 BF IP MAX 3.6
62nd8Movie Legend810-10CkPc124Wadham, Mrs LAspell, Leighton6/18.463.50
tracked leaders, mistake 3rd, went 2nd after 3 out, one pace before last, ridden and no chance with winner flat BF IP MIN 4.2 BF IP MAX 1000
73rd3.75Peppay Le Pugh (IRE)710-8TT122Skelton, DanielSkelton, Harry8/112.004.30
held up in rear, headway after 3 out, driven to chase leaders when left 3rd next, ridden and kept on same pace, no impression with front pair BF IP MIN 5.6 BF IP MAX 1000
54th4.5Rock On Rocky1011-1CkPc TT132Sheppard, MSheppard, Stan (3)33/143.0212.77
tracked leader, led narrowly when pecked 3rd, mistake 3 out, soon headed and ridden, well held from next BF IP MIN 10 BF IP MAX 1000
15th4A Hare Breath (IRE)1011-12140Pauling, BenJacob, Daryl3/14.382.44
chased leaders, driven after 3 out, outpaced when left disputing 3rd next, beaten when went left last BF IP MIN 4 BF IP MAX 1000
36th10Doitforthevillage (IRE)911-9Hood TT137Henderson, POBrien, T J11/116.386.86
held up behind, tracked leaders 4 out, driven to chase front pair when blundered badly and lost place 2 out, not recover BF IP MIN 5.5 BF IP MAX 1000
47th3.5Shanahans Turn (IRE)1011-8TT136Tizzard, C LPower, R M4/15.872.74
led to 3rd, pressed leader, lost place 7th, behind and struggling 4 out, weakened after next BF IP MIN 4.4 BF IP MAX 1000

BetVictor Handicap Chase
Distance: 2m (3499 yards +44 yards rails adjustment) Prize (winner): £28152 Dir: Left Handed
Runners: 9    Going: Good To Soft    Class: Class 2     Age Restrictions: 4yo+
Winners Time: 4 mins 5.10s   Avg OR: 133     Median OR: 133

1 Doitforthevillage (IRE) 13/2

2 Kapstadt (FR) 100/30

3 Exitas (IRE) 3/1 (fav)

Full Results:

NoPlaceDist BtHorseAgeWeightHeadgearORTrainerJockey (Claim)OddsBFBFP
41stDoitforthevillage (IRE)811-4TT135Henderson, PBrennan, P J13/28.252.43
pecked 2nd, held up behind, headway 4 out, tracked leaders on outside next, led 2 out, ridden and kept on well flat BF IP MIN 1.01 BF IP MAX 12.5
72nd2Kapstadt (FR)710-10127Williams, IanKennedy, W T100/304.901.88
held up in touch, headway on inside after 4 out, led after next, headed 2 out, ridden and kept on same pace from last BF IP MIN 4.4 BF IP MAX 1000
53rd1.5Exitas (IRE)910-9133Middleton,P WBowen, James C (7)3/1 (Fav)4.501.77
tracked leaders, challenged after 3 out, ridden and one pace after next, kept on, no impression with front pair flat BF IP MIN 3.6 BF IP MAX 1000
94th2Rock On Rocky910-3CkPc TT123Sheppard, MSheppard, Stan (3)14/118.035.00
led in start, tracked leaders, outpaced after 2 out, ridden and no impression before last BF IP MIN 3.35 BF IP MAX 1000
85th4.5Un Beau Roman (FR)910-9Hood126Henderson, PScholfield, Nick12/112.184.09
raced keenly, held up in touch, outpaced 2 out, never able to challenge BF IP MIN 5 BF IP MAX 1000
16th1.5Bright New Dawn (IRE)1011-12143Williams, Miss VenetiaTreadwell, Liam12/113.753.95
raced keenly, held up towards rear, hit 8th, driven 3 out, chased leaders next, soon ridden and one pace, never on terms, weakened flat BF IP MIN 12 BF IP MAX 1000
67th4.5Mick Thonic (FR)711-1TT132Tizzard, C LPower, R M15/28.393.05
with leader, led 5th, driven and headed after 3 out, weakened before last BF IP MIN 2.88 BF IP MAX 1000
28th17Shanahans Turn (IRE)911-10141Tizzard, C LCooper, Bryan J13/27.542.94
tracked leaders, hit and lost place 4 out, weakened before 2 out, tailed off BF IP MIN 6.2 BF IP MAX 1000
39th2.75Festive Affair (IRE)911-7CkPc TT138ONeill, JonjoColeman, A20/125.006.54
led to 5th, tracked leader, lost place 3 out, weakened next, tailed off BF IP MIN 22 BF IP MAX 1000

Paddy Power Handicap Chase Tips

With nothing ticking every box it may be best to look at those who tick the most of the key stats so we are looking at geldings aged 7 or 8 at a price of 10/1 or less. This leaves a shortlist of 2, IBELO and SKY PIRATE.

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November Meeting Race Card:

Friday 13th November

1.15Conditional Jockeys' Handicap Hurdle Race
1.50Mucking Brilliant Paddy Power Handicap Chase
2.25The SSS Novices' Chase
3.00Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase
3.35Ballymore Novices' Hurdle
4.05Valda Energy Novices' Handicap Hurdle

Saturday 14th November

12.40JCB Triumph Hurdle Trial
1.15November Amateur Jockeys' Handicap Steeple Chase
2.25Arkle Challenge Trophy Trial
3.00Paddy Power Gold Cup Steeple Chase
3.30Intermediate Handicap Hurdle
4.00Karndean Design Flooring Mares' Bumper (Listed)

Sunday 15th November

1.15mallardjewellers.com Novices' Steeple Chase
1.50The Plantuer at Chapel Stud Handicap Steeple Chase
2.25The Shloer Steeplechase
3.00The Unibet Greatwood Hurdle Race
3.30Sky Bet Supreme Trial Novices’ Hurdle (Sharp Novices Hurdle)
4.00High Sheriff of Gloucestershire Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race

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