PUNCHESTOWN
26 April 2022
Tuesday 26th April

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William Hill Champion Chase (Grade 1) Racecard

  • Channel: RTE2
  • Distance: 2m
  • Going: Good To Yielding
Punchestown
Runners
5

Type
Chase Turf

Surface
Turf

Weather
Partly cloudy

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Andy Dufresne silk
C
D
BF
Andy Dufresne
J: Mark Walsh
T: Gordon Elliott
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Good effort when second in the Grand Annual, not in the same league as the Mullins pair
13P-22
Age: 8
Weight: 11-12
OR: 157
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Mar 22 Chl Cheltenham 16f Hy HcChG3 11-11 2/16 Global Citizen (3L) 100/30F 155 161
6 Nov 21 Naa Naas 16f Gd/Y ChG3 11-10 2/6 Captain Guinness (4¾L) 9/4 149 156
4 Apr 21 Fai Fairyhouse 20f Y NvChG1 11-12 PU/9 Janidil () 3/1 149 -
7 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 21.5f Sft NvChG1 11-12 3/8 Monkfish (17L) 11/1 149 150
5 Dec 20 Nav Navan 17f Sft NvChG3 11-2 1/3 Embittered (3L) 8/15F - 151
26 Oct 20 Wex Wexford 16f Sft Ch 12-0 1/11 Exit Poll (7½L) 1/2F - 154
2
Captain Guinness silk
CD
D
Captain Guinness
J: Davy Russell
T: Henry De Bromhead
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Failed to stay 2m4f at Aintree, well held by Chacun Pour Soi on Leopardstown running
-13316
Age: 7
Weight: 11-12
OR: 162
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 22 Ain Aintree 20f GS ChG1 11-7 6/10 Fakir D'oudairies (34L) 15/2 162 142
27 Feb 22 Naa Naas 16f Sft ChG3 11-8 1/3 Blackbow (2¾L) 5/4F 160 164
6 Feb 22 Leo Leopardstown 17f Y ChG1 11-12 3/5 Chacun Pour Soi (17L) 6/1 160 159
4 Dec 21 San Sandown 15.5f GS ChG1 11-7 3/5 Greaneteen (5¾L) 10/1 154 163
6 Nov 21 Naa Naas 16f Gd/Y ChG3 11-3 1/6 Andy Dufresne (4¾L) 6/5F 152 154
29 Apr 21 Pun Punchestown 16f Y NvChG1 11-12 UR/4 Energumene () 11/2 152 135
3
Chacun Pour Soi silk
CD
D
Chacun Pour Soi
J: Mr P W Mullins
T: W P Mullins
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 4 wins from 7 starts at this distance (57%)
Last year's winner, three-time winner of big Leopardstown event, main threat to Energumene
31-51U
Age: 10
Weight: 11-12
OR: 176
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Mar 22 Chl Cheltenham 16f Sft ChG1 11-10 UR/7 Energumene () 8/1 176 -
6 Feb 22 Leo Leopardstown 17f Y ChG1 11-12 1/5 Dunvegan (12L) 4/7F 176 176
4 Dec 21 San Sandown 15.5f GS ChG1 11-7 5/5 Greaneteen (34L) 8/13F 176 156
27 Apr 21 Pun Punchestown 16f Y ChG1 12-0 1/6 Allaho (5½L) 6/5F 172 179
17 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 16f GS ChG1 11-10 3/9 Put The Kettle On (1½L) 8/13F 173 167
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 17.5f Sft ChG1 11-12 1/6 Fakir D'oudairies (8L) 2/5F 174 177
4
Energumene silk
CD
D
Energumene
J: Paul Townend
T: W P Mullins
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
6 x Distance Winner - Won 6 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 6 wins from 8 starts at this distance (75%)
Champion Chase win confirmed his top-class status, more appealing than Chacun Pour Soi now
11-121
Age: 8
Weight: 11-12
OR: 175
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Mar 22 Chl Cheltenham 16f Sft ChG1 11-10 1/7 Funambule Sivola (8½L) 5/2 175 177
22 Jan 22 Asc Ascot 17f Sft ChG1 11-7 2/4 Shishkin (1L) 5/4 171 179
5 Dec 21 Cor Cork 16.5f Sft ChG2 12-0 1/5 Daly Tiger (8½L) 1/3F 169 174
29 Apr 21 Pun Punchestown 16f Y NvChG1 11-12 1/4 Janidil (16L) 2/5F 163 171
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 17.5f Sft NvChG1 11-12 1/9 Franco De Port (10L) 5/6F 159 168
13 Jan 21 Naa Naas 16f Hy NvCh 11-10 1/4 Captain Guinness (8½L) 10/11F - 165
5
Envoi Allen silk
C
D
w2
Envoi Allen t
J: Rachael Blackmore
T: Henry De Bromhead
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
6 x Distance Winner - Won 6 times before at this distance
w2
Wind Op - Second run after wind operation
Distance Specialist - 6 wins from 7 starts at this distance (86%)
Going Specialist - 3 wins from 3 starts on this ground (100%)
Looked like a real star for a long time, 13l third to Energumene in the Champion Chase
P-1613
Age: 8
Weight: 11-12
OR: 161
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Mar 22 Chl Cheltenham 16f Sft ChG1 11-10 t 3/7 Energumene (13L) 10/1 161 163
27 Dec 21 Leo Leopardstown 17f Gd/Y ChG1 12-0 t 1/3 Battleoverdoyen (7½L) 2/5F 161 166
5 Dec 21 Pun Punchestown 20.5f Y/Sft ChG1 11-12 t 6/10 Allaho (8¾L) 7/4F 163 159
30 Oct 21 Dro Down Royal 19.5f Sft ChG2 12-0 t 1/6 Echoes Of Family (22L) 4/11F 163 149
27 Apr 21 Pun Punchestown 24.5f Y NvChG1 11-12 t PU/4 Colreevy () 6/4 164 -
18 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 20f GS NvChG1 11-4 t F/8 Chantry House () 4/9F 164 -
Verdict

Last year's winner Chacun Pour Soi will have his work cut out to cope with his Champion Chase-winning stablemate ENERGUMENE.

Verdict silk image
Energumene

Betting Forecast:

8/11 Energumene,

13/8 Chacun Pour Soi,

12/1 Envoi Allen,

14/1 Andy Dufresne,

25/1 Captain Guinness

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