Kerry Group E.B.F. Mares Novice Hurdle (Grade 3) 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, Class 1, 8 runners)
  • Winner €21,450 2nd €6,270 3rd €2,970 4th €990
  • Going: Heavy
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 13.30s
  • Off time: 14:40:35

Full Result

14:40 Limerick
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Katie T (IRE) K Prendergast 5 10-12 A P Heskin 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up towards rear, slight mistake 4 out, went 5th before straight, 4th from 2 out and soon ridden to challenge, stayed on well run-in to lead close home opened 7/1 touched 6/1
2nd ½ 8 Urticaire (FR) W P Mullins 6 10-12 P F Mangan 9/10f
SP 9/10f Held up towards rear, improved after 2nd, went 4th on outer before straight, soon challenged, led 2 out, strongly pressed run-in and headed close home
3rd 1 2 Que Pasa (IRE) David Kelly 6 11-5 D J Condon 9/1
SP 9/1 Held up in rear, went 6th before straight, ridden to challenge in 3rd from 2 out, no impression and kept on same pace run-in opened 10/1
4th 5 4 Love On Top (IRE) J J Walsh 6 10-12 Mr A McCurtin 33/1
SP 33/1 Tracked leader, on terms 1st, exchanged lead after until led before 5 out, ridden before 2 out where headed, no extra and kept on same pace from last
5th 1 1 Emily Gray (IRE) T E Hyde 6 11-5 M J Ferris 7/1
SP 7/1 Soon tracked leaders, closer in 2nd before straight, dropped to 5th and no impression from before last, kept on one pace opened 8/1
6th 6 Sunday Serenade (IRE) Peter Fahey 6 10-12 D N Russell 13/2
SP 13/2 Soon chased leaders, improved to be close up 3 out, 3rd before straight, dropped to 6th and no impression from before last, kept on one pace opened 7/1
7th 5 Railway Zira (IRE) David Kelly 6 10-12 S W Flanagan 10/1
SP 10/1 Led, clear early, exchanged lead after until headed before 5 out, ridden after 3 out, dropped to 7th before straight, no impression
8th 16 7 The Cookie Jar (IRE) C A Murphy 7 10-12 J S McGarvey 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leaders, dropped to last and ridden from 3 out, no extra approaching straight

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £6.40 Tote Place £2.50 £1.02 £1.02 Straight Forecast £13.80 Exacta £17.00

Analysis

Adrian Heskin: "She's a good filly. Although the race wasn't run to suit her, she caught them for speed on the run-in."