Www.thetote.com Galway Plate (handicap Chase) (grade A) 2m 6f

  • (4yo+, 2m 6f, 22 runners)
  • Winner €120,400
  • Going: Good (Good to Firm in places; Hurdle: Good to Firm, Good in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 21.20s
  • Off time: 17:27:25

Full Result

17:25 Galway
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 10 Finger Onthe Pulse (IRE) T J Taaffe 9 10-12 t A P McCoy 22/1
SP 22/1 Close up and disputed lead for much, strongly pressed and jumped left 2 out, headed before straight, rallied to regain lead over 1f out, stayed on well, all out opened 25/1
2nd ½ 21 Themoonandsixpence (IRE) W P Mullins 7 10-6 t P Townend 7/1
SP 7/1 Mistake 1st, held up, good progress approaching 6 out, tracked leaders from before 3 out, challenged under pressure and led before straight, soon joined and headed over 1f out, kept on well without matching winner
3rd 2 11 Majestic Concorde (IRE) D K Weld 7 10-12 D N Russell 3/1f
SP 3/1f Soon settled in mid-division, closer in 5th after 3 out, 3rd before straight, no impression under pressure and kept on same pace final furlong opened 10/3 touched 11/4
4th 1 The Fonze (IRE) E Doyle 9 11-8 p J R Barry 33/1
SP 33/1 Mid-division, 10th after 3 out, ridden into 5th and no impression from before straight, kept on without getting to leaders
5th 2 2 Northern Alliance (IRE) A J Martin 9 11-7 Mr Derek O'Connor 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division, 14th approaching 6 out, 9th after 3 out, ridden into 6th and no impression from before straight, kept on without threatening
6th ½ 17 Five Dream (FR) P F Nicholls 6 10-6 b Harry Skelton 14/1
SP 14/1 Chased leaders, 7th after 3 out, ridden into 4th before straight, soon no impression, kept on same pace
7th 11 16 Sarteano (FR) D T Hughes 7 10-7 R Loughran 20/1
SP 20/1 Chased leaders, 10th approaching 6 out, kept on under pressure without threatening from before 2 out
8th 5 20 The Last Derby (FR) E Griffin 6 10-6 B J Geraghty 8/1
SP 8/1 Soon tracked leaders, 3rd after 3 out, no extra from next
9th 24 18 Holly Tree (IRE) E Sheehy 10 10-6 b J L Cullen 50/1
SP 50/1 Mid-division best, no impression approaching 2 out opened 66/1
10th 10 3 Backstage (FR) G Elliott 8 11-5 pt D J Condon 50/1
SP 50/1 Soon tracked leaders, 2nd approaching 3 out, soon lost place and no extra opened 33/1
11th 10 8 Cuan Na Grai (IRE) P Nolan 9 10-13 A P Cawley 14/1
SP 14/1 Led early, prominent, 4th approaching 3 out, soon lost place and weakened opened 12/1
12th 19 14 Nicanor (FR) N Meade 9 10-9 P Carberry 16/1
SP 16/1 Mid-division, not fluent 2nd, 12th approaching 6 out, no extra approaching 2 out opened 14/1
13th dist 25 Bringbackthebiff (NZ) E J O'Grady 8 10-4 b Andrew J McNamara 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, 5th approaching 6 out, lost place from before 3 out, soon weakened, completely tailed off opened 16/1
PU 4 Deutschland (USA) W P Mullins 7 11-5 D J Casey 16/1
SP 16/1 Hampered 1st, always behind, pulled up before 2 out
F 7 Bobs Pride (IRE) D K Weld 8 11-0 R M Power 20/1
SP 20/1 Towards rear, progress travelling well from before 2 out, close up when fell last opened 16/1
F 5 Don't Be Bitin (IRE) C A Murphy 9 11-1 Mr M P Fogarty (5) 33/1
SP 33/1 Fell 4th, dead
F 13 Grand Slam Hero (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 9 10-10 t G Lee 11/1
SP 11/1 Fell 1st
F 15 Lucky Wish E Griffin 7 10-8 b1 E J O'connell (5) 16/1
SP 16/1 Prominent, soon disputed lead, 2nd after 3 out, ridden to hold place when fell 2 out opened 20/1
F 12 Montero (IRE) D T Hughes 8 10-11 B J Cooper (7) 20/1
SP 20/1 Always prominent, slight mistake 3 out, soon struggling, fell 2 out opened 25/1
UR 19 Paco Jack (IRE) P J Rothwell 6 10-6 t A E Lynch 25/1
SP 25/1 Towards rear, mistake and unseated rider 8th opened 22/1
BD 6 Nedzer's Return (IRE) G Elliott 8 11-1 t D F O'Regan 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up, progress into 11th after 3 out, chasing leaders when brought down last
RR 23 Hampstead Heath (IRE) D Marnane 5 10-5 K T Coleman (3) 25/1
SP 25/1 Refused to race
NR 9 Dancing Tornado (IRE) M Hourigan 9 10-13 A P McCoy
NR 22 Valerius (IRE) G Elliott 6 10-5 M J Ferris
NR 24 Invisible Man (FR) Ian Williams 5 10-4 Reserve 2

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £29.40 Tote Place £5.20 £1.80 £1.40 £9.70 Straight Forecast £166.48 Exacta £1,070.40

Placepot €33.10