Michael Purcell Memorial Novice Hurdle (Grade 2) 2m 4f

  • (5yo+, 2m 4f, Class 1, 8 runners)
  • Winner €24,375 2nd €7,125 3rd €3,374 4th €1,125
  • Going: Heavy
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 11.50s
  • Off time: 15:30:16

Full Result

15:30 Thurles
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Hidden Cyclone (IRE) J J Hanlon 6 11-8 Andrew J McNamara 13/8
SP 13/8 Tracked leaders in close 3rd, led 3 out, joined briefly and ridden next, kept on well and from before last, hung left close home
2nd 5 Pineau De Re (FR) P Fenton 8 11-3 B T O'Connell 12/1
SP 12/1 Raced 2nd, ridden in close 3rd 3 out, disputed lead briefly next, soon headed and kept on same pace from last
3rd 6 6 Skorcher (IRE) W P Mullins 7 11-3 t E Mullins 12/1
SP 12/1 Held up in touch, ridden in 6th before 3 out, kept on same pace straight, went moderate 3rd close home
4th ½ 2 Bishopsfurze (IRE) W P Mullins 6 11-6 P Townend 6/4f
SP 6/4f Tracked leaders on outer, not fluent 6th and mistake 5 out, ridden along in 4th after 3 out, no impression in 3rd next, dropped to 4th close home
5th 4 3 Crash (IRE) M Hourigan 6 11-3 D N Russell 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, ridden along in 5th before 3 out, no impression opened 9/1
6th ½ 4 Down In Neworleans (IRE) Ms M Mullins 6 11-3 D E Mullins 12/1
SP 12/1 Led, headed 3 out, soon ridden and weakened
7th dist 8 The Pier (IRE) J G Murphy 5 11-1 t1 P Carberry 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in last, no impression from 4 out, tailed off
PU 7 Smokey Joe Joe (IRE) K Purcell 5 11-1 P W Flood 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up in touch, pulled up quickly before 5th opened 25/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.10 Tote Place £1.40 £2.00 £3.00 Straight Forecast £21.40 Exacta £18.00

Placepot €788.90