Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund Maiden 1m

  • (2yo, 1m, 12 runners)
  • Winner €11,386 2nd €2,640 3rd €1,154 4th €660
  • Going: Good to Yielding
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 1m 42.17s
  • Off time: 14:36:50

Full Result

14:35 Curragh
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (8) 5 John F Kennedy (IRE) A P O'Brien 2 9-5 J P O'Brien 11/8f
SP 11/8f Tracked leaders, 5th halfway, closer in 4th 2f out, ridden to lead over 1 1/2f out, stretched clear final furlong, impressive opened 6/5 touched 6/4
2nd (9) 6 Pincode (IRE) P J Prendergast 2 9-5 h D P McDonogh 12/1
SP 12/1 Chased leaders, 4th halfway, progress into 2nd over 3f out, ridden in 3rd 2f out, kept on same pace to 2nd inside final furlong, no chance with winner opened 14/1
3rd (2) 3 Dunquin (IRE) J S Bolger 2 9-5 K J Manning 11/4
SP 11/4 Chased leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden into close 2nd 2f out, no impression on winner over 1f out, dropped to 3rd inside final furlong, kept on same pace opened 5/2
4th (1) 1 11 The Last Marju (IRE) J P Murtagh 2 9-5 N G McCullagh 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leaders, 6th halfway, ridden in 5th and no impression 2f out, kept on same pace from over 1f out opened 14/1
5th (13) ¾ 2 Bosphorus Prince (IRE) J P Murtagh 2 9-5 G F Carroll 25/1
SP 25/1 Towards rear, ridden 3f out, moderate 9th over 1f out, kept on final furlong
6th (4) 9 Royal Distinction P D Deegan 2 9-5 C O'Donoghue 66/1
SP 66/1 Soon led, ridden over 3f out, headed over 1 1/2f out, no extra in 4th 1f out, kept on one pace
7th (10) 1 13 Mademoiselle Penny (IRE) J T Gorman 2 9-0 L F Roche (3) 66/1
SP 66/1 Slowly into stride, towards rear, ridden 3f out, no impression in 8th 2f out, kept on one pace
8th (5) 1 Aared (IRE) K Prendergast 2 9-5 C D Hayes 8/1
SP 8/1 Slowly into stride, soon mid-division, 7th halfway, ridden in 6th and no impression 2f out, no extra over 1f out opened 10/1
9th (11) 3 4 Intransive D K Weld 2 9-5 P J Smullen 8/1
SP 8/1 Mid-division, 8th halfway, ridden over 2f out, 6th 1 1/2f out, no extra over 1f out
10th (12) 8 Rainbow Tiger J P Murtagh 2 9-5 F Lynch 20/1
SP 20/1 Mid-division, ridden and no impression 3f out
11th (3) 10 Sun Focus (IRE) J S Bolger 2 9-5 R P Whelan 20/1
SP 20/1 Always towards rear, ridden halfway, no impression 3f out
12th (7) 20 12 Verbal Stiletto (IRE) B W Duke 2 9-5 R P Cleary 100/1
SP 100/1 Prominent, soon chased leader, 2nd halfway, ridden and no extra over 3f out, weakened
NR (6) 7 Portage (IRE) M Halford 2 9-5 S Foley

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win 2.00 Tote Place 1.02,2.50,1.40 Straight Forecast 19.51 Exacta 20.50

Placepot €849.80

Analysis

Aidan O'Brien: "He's still very babyish. Mentally he's still a bit immature, although physically he's mature. The penny never dropped the first day at Leopardstown. He's a very smart colt, and we'll probably take our time with him."