2014 Navan Membership Maiden Hurdle 2m

  • (5yo+, 2m, 23 runners)
  • Winner €6,900 2nd €1,600 3rd €700 4th €400
  • Going: Soft, Soft/Heavy in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 12.90s
  • Off time: 12:40:56

Full Result

12:40 Navan
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 15 Aklan (IRE) W P Mullins 5 11-10 R Walsh 9/10f
SP 9/10f Chased leaders, mistake 3rd, closer order when hampered 6th, challenged and on terms 2 out, soon led, clear approaching last, stayed on well, easily
2nd 9 6 Mclovin (IRE) S R B Crawford 8 11-12 Mr S Crawford (3) 20/1
SP 20/1 Soon mid-division, hampered 6th, 11th approaching straight, went moderate 3rd last, kept on without troubling winner to go 2nd near line
3rd ½ 7 Oscar Buzz (IRE) E Cawley 7 11-12 P T Enright 100/1
SP 100/1 Chased leaders, closer order 6th, on terms from 4 out, led before next where not fluent, joined 2 out and not fluent, soon headed and no impression, kept on same pace, dropped to 3rd near line
4th 12 8 Oscar Vespasian (IRE) J Queally 6 11-12 D N Russell 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leaders, moderate 5th approaching 5th, closer order next, dropped to 10th approaching straight, soon no impression, kept on
5th 14 Upstager (IRE) P J Colville 6 11-12 J S McGarvey (5) 25/1
SP 25/1 Soon chased leaders, closer in 5th approaching straight, not fluent 3 out, soon no impression, kept on same pace
6th 5 Lilshane (IRE) T P O'Connor 6 11-12 p J P Holly (7) 50/1
SP 50/1 Soon mid-division, badly hampered 6th, 7th approaching straight, no impression and kept on same pace from 3 out
7th nk 11 The Engineer (IRE) Mrs J Harrington 8 11-12 R M Power 12/1
SP 12/1 Soon mid-division, some slight mistakes, 8th approaching straight, no impression and kept on same pace from 3 out opened 10/1
8th nk 20 Killiney Court (IRE) C A Murphy 5 11-10 t D E Mullins 25/1
SP 25/1 Led and clear, reduced lead and mistake 4th, not fluent 4 out and soon joined, headed from before 3 out where not fluent, soon no extra
9th 9 Paddy's Faith (IRE) G Elliott 6 11-12 K M Donoghue 66/1
SP 66/1 Soon mid-division, closer in 9th approaching straight, hit 2 out, soon no impression
10th ¾ 21 Oscar Sam (IRE) J P Dempsey 5 11-10 M P Fogarty 66/1
SP 66/1 Soon mid-division, 14th approaching straight, soon no impression, kept on same pace
11th nk 22 Rich Prince (GER) M Torrens 5 11-10 h M Darcy 66/1
SP 66/1 Towards rear, 16th approaching straight, soon no impression, kept on same pace
12th ¾ 10 Rebel Cry (IRE) Norman Lee 7 11-12 M J Ferris 66/1
SP 66/1 Chased leaders, 4th approaching straight, no extra 2 out
13th ½ 18 Hurler And Farmer (IRE) D T Hughes 5 11-10 B J Cooper 33/1
SP 33/1 Soon mid-division, 13th approaching straight, soon no impression opened 50/1
14th 24 Salacious Sally (IRE) D Kinsella 5 11-3 R C Colgan 66/1
SP 66/1 Held up, 12th approaching straight, soon no impression
15th 12 Thoonavolla (IRE) E Doyle 6 11-12 M P Butler (3) 66/1
SP 66/1 Held up, soon rear of mid-division, no impression approaching straight
16th ½ 19 Jimmy Two Times (IRE) B R Hamilton 5 11-10 Mr P E Turley (7) 100/1
SP 100/1 Soon towards rear, never a factor
17th 12 4 Eye Lied (AUS) M Brassil 8 11-12 h C Brassil (7) 80/1
SP 80/1 Soon towards rear, never a factor opened 66/1
18th 4 1 Barack (IRE) W McCreery 8 11-12 A P Crowe 25/1
SP 25/1 Soon rear of mid-division, never a factor
19th 14 23 Massini Girl (IRE) P Fenton 6 11-5 B T O'Connell 66/1
SP 66/1 Soon towards rear, never a factor
20th 19 2 Billy Dunne (IRE) P J Rothwell 6 11-12 A Ring (7) 100/1
SP 100/1 Soon mid-division, 17th approaching straight, soon no extra
21st 27 13 Thornfield (IRE) D McDonogh 7 11-12 A E Lynch 33/1
SP 33/1 Took keen hold, improved to be close up from before 5th, no extra from before 3 out where not fluent, tailed off
22nd 31 3 Black Spot On (IRE) J Woods 7 11-12 M W Bowes (5) 100/1
SP 100/1 Soon rear of mid-division, hampered 6th, soon behind, completely tailed off
F 17 Chancol (FR) N Meade 5 11-10 P Carberry 13/8
SP 13/8 Prominent, close up when fell 6th
NR 16 All The Sevens (IRE) M Brassil 5 11-10 M P Walsh

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.70 Tote Place £1.10 £4.10 £20.90 Straight Forecast £29.59 Exacta £40.30

Placepot €29.00

Analysis

Willie Mullins: "We've been waiting a while for that fellow. He's had little bits of problems. They've been minor enough but have kept him off. He's got a real good engine but he'll have to brush up his jumping a bit. As the ground gets drier his jumping should improve."