Evening Herald Champion Novice Hurdle (grade 1) 2m

  • (5yo+, 2m, 8 runners)
  • Winner €68,200
  • Going: Soft, Soft/Heavy in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 2.60s
  • Off time: 16:23:26
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Full Result

16:20 Punchestown
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 6 Hurricane Fly (IRE) W P Mullins 5 11-12 R Walsh 4/6f
SP 4/6f Settled behind leaders, headway entering straight, squeezed through to lead before last, quickened clear run-in, impressive opened 8/13
2nd 7 7 Kempes (IRE) W P Mullins 6 11-12 D J Casey 12/1
SP 12/1 Chased leaders, bad mistake 2nd, 3rd halfway, ridden entering straight, disputed before last, 2nd no extra run-in, kept on same pace opened 11/1
3rd ½ 8 Riverside Theatre N J Henderson 5 11-12 B J Geraghty 14/1
SP 14/1 Chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden entering straight, under pressure in 5th last, kept on run-in
4th 5 Go Native (IRE) N Meade 6 11-12 P Carberry 10/3
SP 10/3 Chased leaders early, dropped towards rear 3rd, headway entering straight, ridden into 3rd last, no extra run-in and kept on same pace opened 7/2 touched 3/1
5th 3 4 Fosters Cross (IRE) T Mullins 7 11-12 D N Russell 40/1
SP 40/1 Led, ridden and headed before last, no extra in 4th last, kept on one pace opened 33/1
6th 8 2 El Dancer (GER) Mrs L Wadham 5 11-12 L Aspell 12/1
SP 12/1 Setlled behind leaders, 5th halfway, ridden and no extra entering straight, weakened before last opened 11/1
7th 8 3 Fisher Bridge (IRE) N Meade 6 11-12 b N P Madden 33/1
SP 33/1 Chased leader in 2nd, ridden and no extra entering straight, soon weakened
8th 11 1 Dundrum (IRE) Mrs J Harrington 5 11-12 t1 A D Leigh 28/1
SP 28/1 Always in rear, ridden and no impression 2 out

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.50 Tote Place £1.10 £2.80 £2.70 Straight Forecast £10.00 Exacta £8.80

Placepot €176.60