Leopardstown Saturday 28th December

  • Going: Soft, Soft/Heavy in places   Surface: Turf
  • Placepot €271.10
Leopardstown course guide

12:20 Madigans Maiden Hurdle

12:20 Madigans Maiden Hurdle Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 11-6 Akorakor (FR)
  • Trainer: M F Morris
  • Jockey: D N Russell
  • Beaten Favourite
4 11-7 t1 M F Morris D N Russell 8/1
2 42 Captain Hox (IRE)
  • Trainer: A J Martin
  • Jockey: B J Cooper
4 11-7 A J Martin B J Cooper 20/1
3 7-PU Curraghchase (IRE)
  • Trainer: E J O'Grady
  • Jockey: D J Casey
4 11-7 E J O'Grady D J Casey 40/1
4 P-189 Didntitellya (IRE)
  • Trainer: N Meade
  • Jockey: P Carberry
4 11-7 N Meade P Carberry 25/1
5 48632 Riverside City (IRE)
  • Trainer: G Elliott
  • Jockey: M P Walsh
4 11-7 G Elliott M P Walsh 11/4
6 5- Sea Smoke (IRE)
  • Trainer: C Byrnes
  • Jockey: P Townend
4 11-7 C Byrnes P Townend 20/1
7 410-062 Shield (IRE)
  • Trainer: A P O'Brien
  • Jockey: R M Power
  • Course Winner
4 11-7 A P O'Brien R M Power 4/1
8 U Sure Reef (IRE)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
4 11-7 W P Mullins R Walsh 5/2f
9 65-7032 Vaxalco (FR)
  • Trainer: J H Culloty
  • Jockey: D C Costello
  • Beaten Favourite
4 11-7 t J H Culloty D C Costello 5/1
10 0-56R Painted Lady
  • Trainer: Mrs J Harrington
  • Jockey: P D Kennedy
4 11-0 Mrs J Harrington P D Kennedy (5) 66/1

Formwatch

Sure Reef (IRE) 5-4fav (11-7) Led, attempted to refuse 1st and mistake and unseated rider, in a race won by Oscar's Passion (11-0) at Punchestown 2m 4f 4yo mdn hdl in Nov, 13 ran.

Shield (IRE) 5-1 (11-7) Soon chased leaders, not fluent 5 out, 5th after 3 out, in pursuit of winner from next, no impression and kept on same pace from last,, 2nd of 16, 4l behind Lucky Bridle (11-7) at Thurles 2m 4yo mdn hdl gd in Nov.

Akorakor (FR) 9-10fav (11-7) Tracked leader in 2nd, pushed along and dropped to 3rd 2 out, no impression in 4th before last, no extra and weakened run-in, 6th of 7, 15l behind Noah Webster (11-7) at Naas 2m 4yo mdn hdl in Oct.

Painted Lady 33-1 (10-11) Led-in, adrift of field when refused to race and unseated rider at start, in a race won by Gambling Girl (11-0) at Gowran Park 2m 4yo mdn hdl sft in Oct, 20 ran.

Riverside City (IRE) 7-1 (11-8) Mid-division, headway into 5th 2 out, ridden into 3rd last, kept on in 2nd run-in, pressed winner close home, 2nd of 15, 1/2l behind Clonard Lad (11-12) at Naas 2m 4f mdn hdl in Nov.

Captain Hox (IRE) 12-1 (10-7) Waited with, ordinary pace early, 6th of the 7, closer order from over 4f out, still travelling well in 3rd over 3f out, soon 2nd, no impression from before straight, kept on same pace, 2nd of 7, 11l behind Minella Friend (10-11) at Sligo 2m 2f 4yo nhf hvy in May.

Vaxalco (FR) 11-2fav (10-11) In rear early, progress into 11th 4 out, headway into 6th and ridden 2 out, led early run-in, kept on, headed and no extra close home, 2nd of 24, 1/2l behind Followmeuptocarlow (11-11) at Fairyhouse 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-116 in Nov.

Didntitellya (IRE) 7-1 (11-3) Led, headed 3rd and tracked leader in 2nd, not fluent 4th, disputed lead briefly 2 out, soon headed and no extra, weakened, 9th of 11, 30l behind Doesheeverstop (11-4) at Down Royal 2m 6f mdn hdl in Nov.

Curraghchase (IRE) 50-1 (11-7) Mid-division, 15th 4 out, stumbled badly and unseated rider next, in a race won by Vautour (11-7) at Navan 2m 4yo mdn hdl, 30 ran.

Sea Smoke (IRE) 22-1 (9-0) Slowly into stride, towards rear, headway inside final 3f, staying on and green when hampered and switched right inside final furlong, kept on, never nearer, 5th of 12, 5l behind Rule Book (9-3) at Sandown 1m 2f 3yo mdn (5) sft in Jun '12 (flat).

12:50 Pertemps Handicap Hurdle (Qualifier)

12:50 Pertemps Handicap Hurdle (Qualifier) Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 2-27650 Jetson (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs J Harrington
  • Jockey: P D Kennedy
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-10 Mrs J Harrington P D Kennedy (5) 25/1
2 2U4-961 Vics Canvas (IRE)
  • Trainer: D A McLoughlin
  • Jockey: Mr J E Flynn
  • Distance Winner
10 11-8 p D A McLoughlin Mr J E Flynn (7) 16/1
3 35-3633 Seefood (IRE)
  • Trainer: D T Hughes
  • Jockey: B J Cooper
6 11-3 v D T Hughes B J Cooper 20/1
4 13-4116 The Crafty Butcher (IRE)
  • Trainer: M Hourigan
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
  • Distance Winner
6 11-3 t M Hourigan B J Geraghty 12/1
5 1-12622 Un Beau Roman (FR)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Beaten Favourite
5 11-0 h W P Mullins R Walsh 10/1
6 3702P-4 Shinrock Paddy (IRE)
  • Trainer: P Nolan
  • Jockey: D E Mullins
  • Distance Winner
9 10-13 pt P Nolan D E Mullins 14/1
7 5/152 Empire Of Dirt (IRE)
  • Trainer: C A Murphy
  • Jockey: D N Russell
6 10-10 C A Murphy D N Russell 11/2j
8 787-020 Shamiran (IRE)
  • Trainer: R Sweeney
  • Jockey: P F Mangan
8 10-9 p R Sweeney P F Mangan 25/1
9 5P-0080 Whodoyouthink (IRE)
  • Trainer: O McKiernan
  • Jockey: S J Crimin
  • Course Winner
8 10-8 p O McKiernan S J Crimin (7) 33/1
10 P31141 Gold Patrol (IRE)
  • Trainer: C Bowe
  • Jockey: M P Walsh
  • Distance Winner
5 10-6 C Bowe M P Walsh 16/1
11 16-4028 Supreme Carolina (IRE)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: P Townend
  • Course Winner
6 10-5 W P Mullins P Townend 12/1
13 S513-12 Followmeuptocarlow (IRE)
  • Trainer: T Foley
  • Jockey: R Loughran
  • Distance Winner
10 10-2 t T Foley R Loughran 8/1
14 039-201 Miss Xian (IRE)
  • Trainer: F Flood
  • Jockey: P Carberry
  • Distance Winner
6 10-2 F Flood P Carberry 7/1
15 896024 Catch Me (GER)
  • Trainer: E J O'Grady
  • Jockey: D C Costello
  • Course and Distance Winner
11 10-1 v E J O'Grady D C Costello 20/1
16 3U3223 Courage (IRE)
  • Trainer: C F Swan
  • Jockey: D J Casey
4 10-1 C F Swan D J Casey 14/1
17 U05-680 Sarabad (FR)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: M Walsh
5 10-0 t1 W P Mullins M Walsh 14/1
18 42420-1 Tabac Brun (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss E Doyle
  • Jockey: S W Flanagan
6 10-0 Miss E Doyle S W Flanagan 25/1
19 2U63-33 Toon River (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss M L Hallahan
  • Jockey: I J McCarthy
  • Distance Winner
8 9-12 Miss M L Hallahan I J McCarthy (3) (ex2) 20/1
20 46212-9 Hazariban (IRE)
  • Trainer: S Fahey
  • Jockey: S J Gray
4 9-10 t S Fahey S J Gray (3) 25/1
21 P00P-09 El Fontan (FR)
  • Trainer: D T Hughes
  • Jockey: G B Noonan
8 9-10 D T Hughes G B Noonan (7) 25/1
22 51-174F Living Next Door (IRE)
  • Trainer: A J Martin
  • Jockey: R C Colgan
  • Distance Winner
7 9-10 A J Martin R C Colgan (ex2) 11/2j
12 902590 Mister Hotelier (IRE)
  • Trainer: C A Murphy
  • Jockey: B Hayes
6 10-3 t C A Murphy B Hayes (5) NR

Formwatch

Mister Hotelier (IRE) 33-1 (10-1) Towards rear, no impression from 2 out, 10th of 16, 14l behind Jennies Jewel (10-11) at Navan 2m 4f hcp hdl.

Courage (IRE) 7-2 (11-8) Mid-division, closer in 5th 3 out, soon ridden, 3rd 2 out, kept on same pace in 3rd from last, 3rd of 17, 3 1/2l behind Festive Felon (11-12) at Navan 2m 4f mdn hdl sft.

Seefood (IRE) 7-1 (11-10) Tracked leaders, mainly 3rd, no impression from before straight, kept on same pace,, 3rd of 7, 6l behind Foildubh (11-10) at Thurles 2m 6f hdl gd in Nov.

Supreme Carolina (IRE) 12-1 (10-3) Soon mid-division, 8th 5 out, no impression and kept on same pace from 2 out, 8th of 16, 12l behind Jennies Jewel (10-11) at Navan 2m 4f hcp hdl.

Gold Patrol (IRE) 9-4fav (11-9) Tracked leaders and 5th halfway, 4th 3 out and progress to lead next, soon asserted and kept on well run-in,, won at Tramore 2m 5f nov hcp hdl 80-116 sft beating Indian Outlook (11-10) by 6l, 9 ran.

Followmeuptocarlow (IRE) 7-1 (11-12) Towards rear, closed to track leaders 3 out, 4th before straight, challenged from before last where led, headed and kept on same pace run-in, 2nd of 12, 3l behind My Murphy (11-12) at Fairyhouse 3m beg chs sft.

El Fontan (FR) 25-1 (11-8) In rear, ridden along in rear 6th, progress from 3 out, kept on without threatening straight, 9th of 24, 9l behind Followmeuptocarlow (11-11) at Fairyhouse 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-116 in Nov.

Sarabad (FR) 7-1 (9-12) Rear of mid-division, no extra from before 2 out, 12th of 16, 24l behind Jennies Jewel (10-11) at Navan 2m 4f hcp hdl.

Vics Canvas (IRE) 12-1 (10-5) Always prominent, ridden in 2nd 3 out, led after 2 out, stayed on well run-in, comfortably, won at Navan 2m 7f in Nov beating Courage (9-10) by 6l, 16 ran.

Un Beau Roman (FR) 8-11fav (11-12) Led, ridden and headed before last, no extra and kept on same pace, 2nd of 5, 3 1/2l behind False Economy (11-12) at Limerick 2m hdl in Nov.

Jetson (IRE) 17-2 (11-7) Mid-division, ridden in 9th 4 out, soon weakened, slightly hampered 3 out, no impression, 11th of 16, well behind Vics Canvas (10-5) at Navan 2m 7f in Nov.

Hazariban (IRE) 14-1 (9-7) Mid-division, slight mistake 4th, ridden 4 out, soon no impression, 9th of 16, 14l behind Vics Canvas (10-5) at Navan 2m 7f in Nov.

Empire Of Dirt (IRE) 7-1 (11-12) Led, ridden and strongly pressed from 3 out, headed next, no impression on winner from last, kept on same pace, 2nd of 8, 4 1/2l behind Faugheen (11-12) at Navan 2m 4f nh nov hdl.

Whodoyouthink (IRE) 100-1 (9-11) Chased leaders until lost place approaching 8th, tailed off from 12th, 15th of 21, well behind Triolo D'Alene (11-1) at Newbury 3m 2f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

Living Next Door (IRE) 12-1 (9-10) Held up in rear, headway from 4 out, 10th next, 6th and ridden 2 out, closing in 4th when fell at last, in a race won by Cootamundra (10-2) at Navan 3m hcp chs 0-150 in Nov, 20 ran.

Shinrock Paddy (IRE) 16-1 (10-8) In rear, ridden entering in 12th entering straight, left 11th 2 out, left 8th at last, kept on without threatening run-in, 4th of 16, 11l behind Vics Canvas (10-5) at Navan 2m 7f in Nov.

Toon River (IRE) 4-1 (11-12) Close up, led from 2nd, joined 4 out, soon headed, mistake 3 out, not fluent 2 out, soon no impression in 3rd, 3rd of 10, 9l behind Ballyburke (11-12) at Cork 2m 5f beg chs sft in Nov.

Catch Me (GER) 9-1 (10-13) Waited with towards rear, closer in 7th 3 out, 6th 2 out, kept on well under pressure without threatening run-in, 4th of 12, 2 3/4l behind Questions Answered (10-7) at Clonmel 3m hcp hdl in Nov.

Shamiran (IRE) 11-2 (11-7) Tracked leaders, ridden in 5th before 3 out, soon no extra, 16th of 18, well behind The Crafty Butcher (11-3) at Listowel 2m 4f hcp hdl in Sep.

Tabac Brun (FR) 10-1 (11-12) Soon tracked leaders, led 2 out, headed before last, regained lead closing stages, just held on, won at Gowran Park 2m 4f mdn hdl in Oct beating Grand Jesture (11-12) by ns, 20 ran.

The Crafty Butcher (IRE) 11-4 (10-10) In touch in 4th, in rear from 4th outpaced 5th, last of 6, 33l behind God's Own (10-0) at Kempton 2m 5f hcp hdl (2) gs in Nov.

Miss Xian (IRE) 12-1 (11-5) Held up early, headway 5th, soon prominent, challenged in 2nd from before 2 out, travelling smoothly and on terms before last, eased into narrow lead close home, won at Fairyhouse 3m hcp hdl 80-116 beating Not For Burning (11-1) by 1l, 15 ran.

13:20 Star Best For Racing Christmas Rated Hurdle

13:20 Star Best For Racing Christmas Rated Hurdle Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 650P61 Araku Valley (IRE)
  • Trainer: J J Hanlon
  • Jockey: B Hayes
  • Distance Winner
6 11-6 h J J Hanlon B Hayes (5) 16/1
2 7/53031- Leah Claire (IRE)
  • Trainer: W McCreery
  • Jockey: M P Walsh
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
7 11-6 W McCreery M P Walsh 7/2
3 7-0P130 Theatre Mill (IRE)
  • Trainer: P Nolan
  • Jockey: B J Cooper
  • Distance Winner
5 11-6 h P Nolan B J Cooper 14/1
4 3/3343-6 Dysios (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Cullen
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
  • Distance Winner
5 11-2 D Cullen B J Geraghty 8/1
5 093-F87 Face Value
  • Trainer: A McGuinness
  • Jockey: D E Splaine
  • Course and Distance Winner
5 11-2 p A McGuinness D E Splaine (3) 11/1
6 150/F85- Inis Meain (USA)
  • Trainer: Denis Hogan
  • Jockey: D E Mullins
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
6 11-2 Denis Hogan D E Mullins 11/8f
7 9355-53 Owennacurra Milan (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss M L Hallahan
  • Jockey: I J McCarthy
  • Distance Winner
8 11-2 t Miss M L Hallahan I J McCarthy (3) 12/1
8 0-25139 Pires
  • Trainer: A J Martin
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Distance Winner
9 11-2 A J Martin R Walsh 5/1
9 83-4584 Star Of Aragon (IRE)
  • Trainer: J Nash
  • Jockey: T E Doran
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 11-2 b J Nash T E Doran (7) 14/1

Formwatch

Dysios (IRE) 11-2 (10-7) Rear of mid-division, not fluent 3rd, headway into 5th after 2 out, soon pushed along and no impression approaching last, kept on one pace, 6th of 11, 9l behind City Slicker (10-6) at Punchestown 2m hcp hdl 0-140 in Nov.

Leah Claire (IRE) 2-1fav (10-8) Tracked leader, keen hold, lost place a little 3 out, 2nd again and challenged from before 2 out where slight mistake, switched run-in and soon led, stayed on well, won at Limerick 2m hdl gd in Apr beating Absolutlyfantastic (11-6) by 3 1/2l, 7 ran.

Star Of Aragon (IRE) 16-1 (9-10) Led, joined 3rd and well clear of remainder, led 3 out, soon ridden, headed next, no extra before last, 4th of 13, 11l behind Pink Coat (9-10) at Fairyhouse 2m hcp hdl in Nov.

Inis Meain (USA) 6-1 (10-8) Always prominent, tracked leader in 2nd until led after 3 out, strongly pressed early straight and headed last, no extra run-in, 5th of 18, 2l behind Summer Star (9-10) at Leopardstown 2m hcp hdl 0-140 gs in Mar.

Pires 8-1 (11-7) Towards rear, pecked 7 out, 9th after 5 out, no impression approaching straight, 9th of 10, well behind The Amarillo Kid (10-7) at Cork 2m gd in Oct.

Araku Valley (IRE) 33-1 (10-13) Mid-division, good headway approaching 3 out and led after flight, ridden 2 out, kept on strongly from before last, eased close home, comfortably, won at Clonmel 2m mdn hdl sft in Oct beating Who's That (10-4) by 8l, 17 ran.

Theatre Mill (IRE) 12-1 (9-3) Prominent, disputed lead from 3rd, headed 3 out and soon ridden, weakened quickly entering straight, 11th of 13, 39l behind Pink Coat (9-10) at Fairyhouse 2m hcp hdl in Nov.

Face Value 33-1 (10-1) Led, joined 3 out, headed before next, no impression from before last, 7th of 16, 8l behind Jennies Jewel (10-11) at Navan 2m 4f hcp hdl.

Owennacurra Milan (IRE) 14-1 (10-13) Towards rear, headway 3 out, no impression in moderate 6th from before straight, left a place better and ran on from last to dispute moderate 3rd on line, 3rd of 11, 16l behind Upazo (11-6) at Fairyhouse 2m hdl.

13:50 woodiesdiy.com Christmas Hurdle (Grade 1)

13:50 woodiesdiy.com Christmas Hurdle (Grade 1) Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 3R121-2 Mala Beach (IRE)
  • Trainer: G Elliott
  • Jockey: R C Colgan
  • Course Winner
5 11-10 G Elliott R C Colgan 7/4
2 112P-14 Rule The World
  • Trainer: M F Morris
  • Jockey: D N Russell
  • Distance Winner
6 11-10 M F Morris D N Russell 10/3
4 5766-PP Whatuthink (IRE)
  • Trainer: O McKiernan
  • Jockey: P F Mangan
  • Course Winner
11 11-10 vt O McKiernan P F Mangan 16/1
5 P23-732 Zaidpour (FR)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Distance Winner
7 11-10 W P Mullins R Walsh 5/4f
3 2/2111-2 Solwhit (FR)
  • Trainer: C Byrnes
  • Jockey: P Carberry
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
9 11-10 C Byrnes P Carberry NR

Formwatch

Solwhit (FR) 5-4fav (10-10) 2nd of 14, 8l behind Gemix (10-5) at Auteuil(FR) 3m 1f hdl G1 (1) hvy in Jun.

Zaidpour (FR) 9-1 (11-10) Chased clear leader in 2nd, mistakes, closer 3 out, ridden in 3rd early straight and no impression before last, went 2nd run-in and kept on one pace under pressure, 2nd of 5, 1 3/4l behind Jezki (11-10) at Fairyhouse 2m 4f hdl G1 (1).

Rule The World 10-3 (11-10) Chased clear leader in 3rd, closer in 4th 3 out, no extra from next, slight mistake last, 4th of 5, 16l behind Jezki (11-10) at Fairyhouse 2m 4f hdl G1 (1).

Mala Beach (IRE) 5-2 (11-7) Tracked leader in 2nd, headway to dispute 3 out and mistake next, soon led and challenged last, headed run-in, kept on same pace under pressure but no impression on winner, 2nd of 5, 1 3/4l behind Dedigout (11-12) at Navan 2m 4f hdl G2 (1) in Nov.

Whatuthink (IRE) 50-1 (11-3) Close up, hit 2nd, ridden along and lost place after 4 out, soon weakened, pulled up before 2 out, in a race won by Jennies Jewel (10-11) at Navan 2m 4f hcp hdl, 16 ran.

14:20 Ballymaloe Country Relish Beginners Chase

14:20 Ballymaloe Country Relish Beginners Chase Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 4790-54 Back To Balloo (IRE)
  • Trainer: C A McBratney
  • Jockey: D J Casey
7 11-12 C A McBratney D J Casey 20/1
2 44/5-53F Caolaneoin (IRE)
  • Trainer: C A Murphy
  • Jockey: R M Power
  • Course Winner
7 11-12 t C A Murphy R M Power 10/1
3 67F Finisterre
  • Trainer: Denis Hogan
  • Jockey: D G Hogan
8 11-12 t Denis Hogan D G Hogan 100/1
4 1/32-1 Grey Monk (IRE)
  • Trainer: H De Bromhead
  • Jockey: B J Cooper
5 11-12 t H De Bromhead B J Cooper 9/2
5 PF8-88P Katnap (FR)
  • Trainer: J Cullen
  • Jockey: J L Cullen
6 11-12 J Cullen J L Cullen 40/1
6 4245-34 Minsk (IRE)
  • Trainer: D T Hughes
  • Jockey: D E Mullins
5 11-12 D T Hughes D E Mullins 6/1
7 1230-24 Si C'etait Vrai (FR)
  • Trainer: D T Hughes
  • Jockey: D N Russell
7 11-12 D T Hughes D N Russell 11/4
9 2/U1124- Djakadam (FR)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: R Walsh
4 11-1 W P Mullins R Walsh 11/8f
8 1/5130-3 Talbot Road (IRE)
  • Trainer: A L T Moore
  • Jockey: B M Cash
  • Course Winner
5 11-12 A L T Moore B M Cash NR

Formwatch

Talbot Road (IRE) 13-2 (11-12) Mid-division, progress into 5th 3 out, soon ridden, no impression leaders in 3rd before last, kept on one pace, 3rd of 12, 13l behind Bright New Dawn (11-12) at Punchestown 2m 4f beg chs.

Djakadam (FR) 7-1 (11-0) Tracked leader, slight mistake 3 out, soon 3rd, well held in 4th when not fluent last, kept on same pace run-in, 4th of 6, 12l behind Diakali (11-0) at Punchestown 2m 4yo hdl Grade 1 (1) hvy in Apr.

Si C'etait Vrai (FR) 12-1 (11-3) Led and disputed lead, headed 3 out, soon pushed along and dropped to 4th, no extra in straight, last of 4, 22l behind Morning Assembly (11-3) at Punchestown 2m 6f nov chs G2 (1) in Nov.

Minsk (IRE) 9-2 (11-11) Soon chased leaders, 5th 3 out, ridden before straight, no impression and kept on same pace from after 2 out, 4th of 12, 7l behind My Murphy (11-12) at Fairyhouse 3m beg chs sft.

Caolaneoin (IRE) 9-2 (11-12) Soon led, mistake 8th, ridden and headed approaching 3 out where fell, in a race won by Shanpallas (11-8) at Killarney 2m 4f beg chs gd in Aug, 15 ran.

Katnap (FR) (10-7) in a race won by La Segnora (10-5) at Auteuil(FR) 2m 3f Listed hdl gs in Jun, 15 ran.

Finisterre 66-1 (11-12) Soon in rear, no danger when fell 4 out,, in a race won by Golanbrook (11-12) at Clonmel 2m 3f beg chs gd, 6 ran.

Grey Monk (IRE) 1-3fav (11-4) Tracked leader in 2nd, improved to dispute lead 3 out, ridden from next, led after 2 out, joined briefly at last, kept on under pressure run-in, won at Wexford 2m 2f mdn hdl sft in Nov beating Dave's Stamper (11-1) by 1 1/4l, 9 ran.

Back To Balloo (IRE) 25-1 (11-12) Held up towards rear, improved to track leaders from 6th, soon 4th, no impression and kept on same pace from after 3 out, 4th of 8, 19l behind Mozoltov (11-12) at Fairyhouse 2m beg chs.

14:55 Lexus Chase (Grade 1)

14:55 Lexus Chase (Grade 1) Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
2 321/11-6 Bobs Worth (IRE)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
8 11-10 N J Henderson B J Geraghty 11/4j
3 2213-34 First Lieutenant (IRE)
  • Trainer: M F Morris
  • Jockey: D J Casey
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
8 11-10 p M F Morris D J Casey 7/1
4 64241F Foildubh (IRE)
  • Trainer: J P Ryan
  • Jockey: P Carberry
9 11-10 J P Ryan P Carberry 33/1
5 21231-8 Lord Windermere (IRE)
  • Trainer: J H Culloty
  • Jockey: D C Costello
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
7 11-10 J H Culloty D C Costello 7/1
6 12F423- Lyreen Legend (IRE)
  • Trainer: D T Hughes
  • Jockey: B J Cooper
6 11-10 D T Hughes B J Cooper 14/1
7 51/12-30 Prince De Beauchene (FR)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: P Townend
10 11-10 W P Mullins P Townend 20/1
8 3F222-2 Rubi Ball (FR)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: R Walsh
  • Beaten Favourite
8 11-10 W P Mullins R Walsh 8/1
9 24121-F Sir Des Champs (FR)
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: D N Russell
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 11-10 W P Mullins D N Russell 11/4j
10 3114-31 Unioniste (FR)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: N Scholfield
  • Distance Winner
5 11-9 P F Nicholls N Scholfield 9/2
1 411P-41 Benefficient (IRE)
  • Trainer: A J Martin
  • Jockey: R M Power
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
7 11-10 h A J Martin R M Power NR

Formwatch

Benefficient (IRE) 17-2 (11-5) Led until 13th, beaten when left 4th 3 out, weakened next, 4th of 7, 37l behind Harry Topper (11-6) at Wetherby 3m 1f chs Grd 2 (1) gs in Nov.

Bobs Worth (IRE) 15-8fav (11-7) Chased leaders, mistake 5 out, soon weakened, 6th of 8, 40l behind Cue Card (11-7) at Haydock 3m 1f chs G1 (1) sft in Nov.

First Lieutenant (IRE) 9-4fav (11-10) Chased leaders in 3rd early, 2nd from 7th, close up from next, pushed along in 3rd approaching 4 out, ridden entering straight, no extra in 4th before 2 out, kept on one pace, 4th of 6, 26l behind Roi Du Mee (11-10) at Down Royal 3m chs G1 (1) sft in Nov.

Rubi Ball (FR) 1-2fav (11-0) Led, jumped a little left, not fluent 6th and headed, slight mistake next, challenged and on terms before 2 out, not fluent last and headed, rallied well, just failed,, 2nd of 7, hd behind Foildubh (11-10) at Thurles 2m 6f hdl gd in Nov.

Sir Des Champs (FR) 7-4 (11-10) Led, disputed from 2nd and headed approaching 3rd where fell, in a race won by Arvika Ligeonniere (11-10) at Punchestown 2m 4f chs G1 (1), 3 ran.

Lyreen Legend (IRE) 8-1 (11-10) Tracked leaders, badly hampered 5th, closer on outer in 3rd when slight mistake 3 out, soon ridden, no impression on leaders entering straight, kept on one paced from 2 out, 3rd of 8, 23l behind Mount Benbulben (11-10) at Punchestown 3m 1f nov chs G1 (1) sft in Apr.

Foildubh (IRE) 11-1 (11-10) Led, joined from before 5th, headed approaching straight, 2nd when fell 3 out, in a race won by Twinlight (11-10) at Cork 2m chs Grd 2 (1) sft, 7 ran.

Lord Windermere (IRE) 7-1 (11-8) Towards rear, mistake 3rd, steady headway 12th, badly hampered 14th, pushed along in mid-division before 4 out, modest 6th 2 out, weakened from last, 8th of 21, 23l behind Triolo D'Alene (11-1) at Newbury 3m 2f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

Unioniste (FR) 5-2fav (11-6) Tracked leaders on inside, not fluent 8th or 11th, hit 12th, not much room 13th, went 2nd 15th, not fluent 3 out, led approaching last, stayed on well, won at Aintree 3m 1f lst chs (1) gs beating Wishfull Thinking (11-10) by 7l, 6 ran.

Prince De Beauchene (FR) 16-1 (11-9) Held up in touch in mid-division, headway to chase leaders 11th, ridden and weakened soon after 3 out, 13th of 21, 31l behind Triolo D'Alene (11-1) at Newbury 3m 2f Grade 3 hcp chs (4yo+) (1) gd in Nov.

15:30 Thornton's Recycling Flat Race

15:30 Thornton's Recycling Flat Race Saturday 28th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 2 Bonzo Bing (IRE)
  • Trainer: W Harney
  • Jockey: Mr J J King
5 12-0 W Harney Mr J J King (5) 8/1
2 1/ On Your Eoin (IRE)
  • Trainer: N Meade
  • Jockey: Miss N Carberry
6 12-0 N Meade Miss N Carberry 3/1
3 Rough Copy (IRE)
  • Trainer: J Nash
  • Jockey: M Walsh
5 12-0 J Nash M Walsh 14/1
4 3/2- Silver Concorde
  • Trainer: D K Weld
  • Jockey: Mr Derek O'Connor
  • Beaten Favourite
5 12-0 D K Weld Mr Derek O'Connor 5/2f
5 0- Bondability (IRE)
  • Trainer: Thomas James
  • Jockey: Mr J P O'Sullivan
4 11-11 Thomas James Mr J P O'Sullivan (7) 40/1
6 Diamond Cluster (IRE)
  • Trainer: J H Culloty
  • Jockey: Mr C Motherway
4 11-11 J H Culloty Mr C Motherway (3) 20/1
7 63 King Leon (IRE)
  • Trainer: A P O'Brien
  • Jockey: Miss S O'Brien
4 11-11 A P O'Brien Miss S O'Brien (7) 7/2
8 6 Volvalien (FR)
  • Trainer: P Fenton
  • Jockey: Mr R J Kiely
4 11-11 P Fenton Mr R J Kiely (5) 7/2

Formwatch

Silver Concorde 9-10fav (11-8) Always prominent, ridden in 3rd 2f out, hung left off bend entering straight and swished tail once, went 2nd inside final furlong, kept on but no chance with winner, 2nd of 20, 7l behind Cul Baire (11-8) at Galway 2m N H flat gd in Jul '12.

Volvalien (FR) 7-1 (11-2) Held up towards rear in 8th, no impression on clear leader entering straight, moderate 7th over 1f out, kept on one pace, 6th of 9, 12l behind Value At Risk (11-4) at Fairyhouse 2m 4yo nhf.

Bonzo Bing (IRE) 4-1 (12-0) Pr, 2nd 1/2 way, ld 3out, hdd bef homebend, ld again bef last, slow jump, hdd again, kow, unluckly, 2nd of 18, 1/2l behind Pleasant Company (12-0) at Laurencetown 3m ire ptp sft in May.

On Your Eoin (IRE) 4-1 (11-7) Ld & disp, j v well, qcknd aftr 2out, gd j last, row, won at Maralin 3m ire ptp gd in Apr '11 beating Clondaw Warrior (11-7) by 6l, 9 ran.

King Leon (IRE) 11-1 (10-11) Tracked leaders, closer 4th 4f out, ridden in 3rd 2f out, kept on same pace in 3rd final furlong, 3rd of 9, 15l behind Shaneshill (11-11) at Fairyhouse 2m N H flat in Nov.

Bondability (IRE) 25-1 (11-4) Tracked leaders on outer, 3rd 6f out, soon weakened, 17th of 22, well behind Very Wood (11-2) at Punchestown 2m 4yo nhf sft in Apr.

Rough Copy (IRE) Flemensfirth gelding out of Johnston's Flyer.

Diamond Cluster (IRE) Oscar gelding out of Notanotherone.