Dubai Duty Free Millenium Millionaire Celebration Stakes (Listed) 1m

  • (3yo+, 1m, Class 1, 7 runners)
  • Winner €29,250 2nd €8,550 3rd €4,050 4th €1,350
  • Going: Good to Firm
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 1m 38.74s
  • Off time: 18:40:59

Full Result

18:40 Curragh
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (1) 6 Giovanni Boldini (USA) A P O'Brien 3 9-2 J P O'Brien 8/13f
SP 8/13f Led briefly early, held up in 5th, travelling smoothly 2f out, soon switched left to outer, 4th 1f out, quickened to lead inside final 100yds out, pushed out opened 4/7 touched 4/6
2nd (5) ¾ 1 Paene Magnus (IRE) J S Bolger 5 9-12 K J Manning 6/1
SP 6/1 Prominent, soon 3rd, under pressure 2f out, challenged final furlong, not match winner and kept on same pace final 100yds opened 13/2
3rd (3) ¾ 3 Einsteins Folly (IRE) J S Bolger 4 9-9 R P Whelan 20/1
SP 20/1 Pushed along to soon lead, joined 2f out, soon narrowly headed, remained close up with every chance, no impression and kept on same pace inside final furlong opened 16/1
4th (6) ½ 2 Captain Joy (IRE) T Collins 5 9-9 P J Smullen 8/1
SP 8/1 Prominent, soon 2nd, pushed under 3f out, on terms 2f out, soon led, headed and kept on same pace inside final furlong opened 9/1
5th (4) 4 Manalapan (IRE) P J Prendergast 4 9-9 D P McDonogh 8/1
SP 8/1 Tracked leaders, soon 4th, under pressure 2f out, 5th 1f out, no impression and kept on same pace opened 9/1
6th (7) 5 Talitha Kum (IRE) P D Deegan 4 9-4 C D Hayes 20/1
SP 20/1 Dwelt, in rear, no impression from over 1f out, soon one pace in 6th opened 16/1
7th (2) 7 He's No Saint D Marnane 3 8-13 F Lynch 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up towards rear and took keen hold, soon 6th, pushed along from 3f out, no impression from over 1f out, soon dropped to last opened 16/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.50 Tote Place £1.02 £2.90 Straight Forecast £4.42 Exacta £4.30 Trifecta £28.90

Jackpot €3,833.00
Placepot €125.60

Analysis

Aidan O'Brien: "Joseph said he loved the fast ground, but you have to hold on to him for as long as possible as he loves cover. Derrick (Smith, part-owner) was talking about some races in America for him."