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

  • (5yo+, 2m 4f, Class 1, 8 runners)
  • Winner €26,000 2nd €7,600 3rd €3,600 4th €1,200
  • Going: Soft to Heavy
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 9.40s
  • Off time: 15:56:26

Full Result

15:55 Thurles
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Bright New Dawn (IRE) D T Hughes 6 11-3 D N Russell 6/4f
SP 6/4f Soon chased leader in 2nd, closer order 4 out, led approaching straight, strongly pressed and joined from before last where left with race winning lead, stayed on well run-in opened 5/4
2nd 3 7 Mala Beach (IRE) G Elliott 5 11-1 D J Condon 8/1
SP 8/1 Towards rear, niggled along and progess from before 3 out, 6th approaching straight, chased leaders from 2 out, left 2nd and kept on without troubling winner from last
3rd 8 Jennies Jewel (IRE) J P Fahey 6 10-10 I J McCarthy 20/1
SP 20/1 Towards rear, closer order 4 out, 4th from before next, 3rd 2 out, struggling to get there when hampered last, kept on same pace run-in
4th 5 Touch The Eden (FR) W P Mullins 6 11-3 R Walsh 9/2
SP 9/2 Prominent in chasing group, mistake 3rd and slightly slow next, niggled along to close in 2nd approaching straight, no extra from before last where hampered, kept on same pace run-in opened 4/1 touched 5/1
5th 27 2 Rory O'Moore (IRE) R O'Neill 8 11-3 Andrew J McNamara 20/1
SP 20/1 Soon led and clear, reduced lead 4 out, headed approaching straight, soon no extra
PU 9 Reine Angevine (FR) W P Mullins 5 10-8 P Townend 14/1
SP 14/1 Chased leaders, lost place and no extra approaching 3 out, pulled up next
PU 3 Seefood (IRE) D T Hughes 6 11-3 B J Cooper 10/1
SP 10/1 Towards rear, no extra approaching 3 out, pulled up next
F 6 Venture Capital (IRE) P Fenton 6 11-3 B T O'Connell 10/3
SP 10/3 Chased leaders, closer order 4 out, ridden to challenge from 2 out, on terms from before last and every chance when fell opened 4/1
NR 4 Shrapnel (IRE) G Elliott 7 11-3 P Carberry

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win 2.00 Tote Place 1.50,1.50,3.80 Straight Forecast 15.22 Exacta 14.50

Placepot €86.90