Meath Handicap Hurdle (80-109) 2m 4f

  • (4yo+, 2m 4f, 24 runners)
  • Winner €6,900 2nd €1,600 3rd €700 4th €400
  • Going: Soft, Soft/Heavy in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 21.50s
  • Off time: 14:12:25

Full Result

14:10 Navan
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 17 Gallant Oscar (IRE) A J Martin 8 10-10 R Walsh 7/4f
SP 7/4f Held up, 14th approaching straight, progress to challenge from 2 out, led last, stayed on well under pressure run-in, all out to hold on at the finish opened 2/1
2nd hd 22 Drive On Locky (IRE) P Fenton 7 9-12 (+1) pt S J Hassett (3) 7/1
SP 7/1 Soon chased leaders, 7th approaching straight, ridden to challenge and lead before last where headed, rallied well closing stages, just held opened 8/1
3rd 12 9 Mick The Man (IRE) J Grace 13 11-5 M P Fogarty 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up, soon mid-division, 13th approaching straight, ridden to go moderate 4th before last where not fluent, kept on same pace without threatening run-in
4th 14 Marshim (IRE) W Power 12 10-12 t P Carberry 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up, 15th approaching straight, ridden to chase leaders and no impression from 2 out, kept on
5th s.h 12 Doctor Jim (IRE) J Cullen 6 10-12 J L Cullen 20/1
SP 20/1 Soon chased leaders, 8th approaching straight, no impression from 2 out, kept on same pace
6th ½ 1 Memories Of Milan (IRE) J Queally 8 11-12 J S McGarvey (5) 40/1
SP 40/1 Led, attempted to assert 2 out, headed and no extra from before last, kept on same pace opened 33/1
7th hd 7 Kostar (FR) I Madden 7 11-5 p1 E D Linehan (5) 50/1
SP 50/1 Soon chased leaders, 9th approaching straight, no impression and kept on same pace from 2 out
8th 2 5 Sacre Malta (FR) William P Murphy 8 11-9 C M Walsh (7) 7/1
SP 7/1 Held up towards rear, 17th approaching straight, ridden to chase leaders and no impression from 2 out, kept on same pace opened 8/1
9th 18 Obispo (IRE) C A McBratney 8 10-10 S W Flanagan 33/1
SP 33/1 Soon chased leaders, 6th approaching straight, no impression 2 out, kept on one pace
10th 24 Personal Shopper H Smyth 7 9-11 (+1) A F O'Neill (7) 33/1
SP 33/1 Tracked leaders, 3rd approaching straight, no extra and kept on one pace from 2 out opened 28/1
11th 21 Moneyteigue Lad (IRE) P M Pierce 10 10-0 t A P Crowe 40/1
SP 40/1 Held up, 18th approaching straight, soon no impression, kept on same pace opened 33/1
12th ¾ 16 Better Back Bob (IRE) N McKnight 8 10-10 B J Cooper 7/1
SP 7/1 Held up, progress on inner from before 4 out, 12th approaching straight, soon no impression opened 9/1
13th 6 19 Pint Of Porter (IRE) F Costello 6 10-7 D E Splaine (3) 16/1
SP 16/1 Close up, on terms before straight, soon headed and no extra from 2 out opened 20/1
14th 2 Follow The Sign (IRE) O McKiernan 6 11-11 R C Colgan 14/1
SP 14/1 Prominent, 4th approaching straight, no extra from 2 out opened 11/1
15th 15 Swantykay (IRE) G Elliott 5 10-11 R P McNally 33/1
SP 33/1 Soon mid-division, 16th approaching straight, soon no impression opened 25/1
16th 11 County Champions (IRE) R Tyner 6 10-13 P T Enright 25/1
SP 25/1 Soon tracked leaders, 5th approaching straight, no extra from 2 out
17th 17 8 Lascalahall (IRE) F Flood 9 11-5 pt M P Walsh 33/1
SP 33/1 Soon mid-division, 11th approaching straight, no extra from 3 out
18th 7 23 Fureys Cross (IRE) V T O'Brien 8 9-11 A P Thornton 50/1
SP 50/1 Soon mid-division, 19th approaching straight, no extra from 3 out
19th 6 Doctor Deejay (IRE) Miss T M Reilly 8 11-5 t Mr T Reilly (7) 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up, towards rear and no danger approaching straight
20th 20 Ad Man (FR) C A McBratney 9 10-5 A E Lynch 50/1
SP 50/1 Soon towards rear, never a factor opened 33/1
21st 12 10 On My Own (IRE) P Fenton 10 11-5 B T O'Connell 33/1
SP 33/1 Soon towards rear, no danger approaching straight opened 25/1
22nd 45 13 Drive On Jim (IRE) Denis Hogan 11 10-12 t D G Hogan 25/1
SP 25/1 Soon towards rear, last 4 out, soon no extra, tailed off
23rd 17 3 Cybersnow (USA) E Butterly 10 11-10 t P D Kennedy (5) 50/1
SP 50/1 Soon rear of mid-division, no extra approaching straight, tailed off opened 33/1
PU 4 Pencilhimin (IRE) N Cassidy 9 11-9 R M Power 9/2
SP 9/2 Soon chased leaders, 10th approaching straight, no extra and pulled up before 2 out opened 5/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.40 Tote Place £1.30 £2.00 £7.60 £2.40 Straight Forecast £15.81 Exacta £22.40

Placepot €29.00

Analysis

Tony Martin: "It was a bit hairy, but Ruby got the job done and that's what counts. He's relatively easy to train. He had a good run the last day and improved a bit off it. He stuck out his neck and held on well."