P.J. Foley Memorial Flat Race 2m

  • (5-7yo, 2m, 8 runners)
  • Winner €8,970 2nd €2,080 3rd €910 4th €520
  • Going: Soft to Heavy
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 1.40s
  • Off time: 16:16:35

Full Result

16:15 Gowran Park
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Black Hercules (IRE) W P Mullins 5 11-12 Mr P W Mullins 5/6f
SP 5/6f Chased leader in moderate 2nd, closed 6f out, disputed from 5f out, led 2f out, ridden clear over 1f out. kept on strongly opened 9/10
2nd 1 Montys Meadow (IRE) J J Mangan 6 12-0 Miss J M Mangan (3) 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up, ridden in 7th 3f out, stayed on in moderate 4th 1f out, kept on final furlong to 2nd closing stages, no chance with winner
3rd 5 Stack The Deck (IRE) P A Fahy 5 11-12 Ms K Walsh 10/3
SP 10/3 Held up in mid-division, progress into 4th 4f out, ridden into 3rd 2f out, 2nd and no impression winner over 1f out, kept on same pace, lost 2nd closing stages final furlong
4th 6 Vicangelome (FR) R Tyner 5 11-12 Mr D J O'Leary (7) 4/1
SP 4/1 Chased leaders, moderate 4th halfway, closer in 3rd 6f out, disputed from 5f out, ridden in 2nd 2f out, no extra over 1f out, kept on one pace opened 9/2
5th 4 Mystical Dreamer (IRE) G Elliott 5 11-12 Mr S Clements (5) 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leaders, moderate 3rd halfway, 4th and closer 6f out, 3rd 5f out, ridden in 4th 2f out, no impression and kept on one pace opened 14/1
6th 12 7 Yes Sir Brian (IRE) G J Power 5 11-12 Mr Derek O'Connor 10/1
SP 10/1 Held up towards rear, progress into 5th 4f out, ridden and no extra over 2f out opened 11/1
7th 1 2 Mr Boss Man (IRE) Miss F Slevin 6 12-0 Mr N T Slevin (7) 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up towards rear, ridden in 6th 3f out, no impression entering straight
8th 28 8 Niamh Machine (IRE) Mark Fahey 7 11-0 Miss N Fahey (7) 100/1
SP 100/1 Led and soon clear, reduced advantage 6f out, headed 5f out, weakened and tailed off

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.10 Tote Place £1.02 £2.80 £1.40 Straight Forecast £25.00 Exacta £21.50

Analysis

Willie Mullins: "He's a good horse and I'd imagine he'll be entered for the Cheltenham Bumper. He might take in one more race before Cheltenham but I'd like to keep him on softer ground. He's a big horse and a chaser in the making."