Mercury Stakes (Listed) 5f

  • (2yo+, 5f, Class 1, 14 runners)
  • Winner €26,000 2nd €7,600 3rd €3,600 4th €1,200
  • Going: Standard
  • Surface: Polytrack
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 0m 57.35s
  • Off time: 20:02:10

Full Result

20:00 Dundalk
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (11) 2 Balmont Mast (IRE) E Lynam 4 9-11 J P Murtagh 7/2
SP 7/2 Mid-division, pushed along into 6th 2f out, ridden in 5th 1f out, ran on well final furlong to lead last 50 yards opened 4/1
2nd (12) 1 6 Nocturnal Affair (SAF) D Marnane 6 9-11 t F Lynch 13/2
SP 13/2 Mid-division, ridden in 8th 2f out, stayed on in 6th 1f out, kept on well final furlong to 2nd close home opened 8/1 touched 7/1
3rd (8) ¾ 11 Timeless Call (IRE) R Roberts 4 9-8 C D Hayes 20/1
SP 20/1 Chased leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden in 2nd 2f out, stayed on to lead final 150 yards, headed final 50 yards, lost 2nd close home opened 16/1
4th (14) nk 9 Starspangledbanner (AUS) A P O'Brien 6 9-11 J P O'Brien 3/1f
SP 3/1f Chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden 2f out, kept on same pace from 1f out opened 9/4
5th (1) hd 3 Katla (IRE) J F Grogan 4 9-11 J A Heffernan 12/1
SP 12/1 Chased leader, 2nd halfway, ridden in 3rd under 2f out, no extra inside final furlong, kept on same pace opened 14/1
6th (4) ½ 14 Zoola (IRE) A Heffernan 2 8-4 N G McCullagh 8/1
SP 8/1 Chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden 2f out, no extra over 1f out opened 14/1
7th (5) hd 13 Liberating Mrs J Harrington 2 8-4 S Foley 25/1
SP 25/1 Towards rear, some late headway into 10th 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong
8th (9) nk 5 Nero Emperor (IRE) T Stack 3 9-11 W M Lordan 9/1
SP 9/1 Led, ridden over 1f out, headed final 150 yards, no extra
9th (3) 7 Oor Jock (IRE) J P Shanahan 4 9-11 T P O'Shea 33/1
SP 33/1 Towards rear for most, never a factor
10th (2) ½ 1 Borderlescott R Bastiman 10 10-0 P J Smullen 10/1
SP 10/1 Chased leaders early, 7th and ridden halfway, soon no extra opened 8/1
11th (7) nk 4 Kingsgate Native (IRE) R M H Cowell 7 9-11 E J McNamara 6/1
SP 6/1 Chased leaders, 6th halfway, ridden in 7th 2f out, no extra over 1f out
12th ½ 17 Grey Danube (IRE) D Bunyan 3 9-11 G F Carroll 25/1
SP 25/1 Soon towards rear, never a factor
13th (10) 17 10 Experience (IRE) D Wachman 3 9-8 p W J Lee 22/1
SP 22/1 Reared leaving stalls, always behind opened 20/1
14th (6) 8 Roicead (USA) W McCreery 5 9-11 bt D P McDonogh 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up towards rear, ridden into 8th 1f out, not clear run briefly inside final furlong, kept on close home
NR (13) 12 Liber Sir Mark Prescott 2 8-7 M C Hussey
NR 15 Knock Stars (IRE) P Martin 4 9-8 Reserve 1
NR 16 Queen Grace (IRE) M J Browne 5 9-8 Reserve 2

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £6.00 Tote Place £1.50 £2.60 £4.90 Straight Forecast £27.92 Exacta £26.90

Placepot €419.00