Topaz Novice Chase (Grade 1) 3m

  • (4yo+, 3m, Class 1, 12 runners)
  • Winner €48,750 2nd €14,250 3rd €6,750 4th €2,250
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 30.10s
  • Off time: 14:26:23

Full Result

14:25 Leopardstown
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 2 Back In Focus (IRE) W P Mullins 7 11-10 R Walsh 6/4f
SP 6/4f Tracked leaders, 5th halfway, 4th 3 out and headway to dispute entering straight, ridden and headed approaching last, rallied well under pressure run-in to lead close home
2nd hd 1 Aupcharlie (IRE) W P Mullins 6 11-10 A E Lynch 8/1
SP 8/1 Settled towards rear, smooth headway on outer approaching 2 out and led travelling best early straight, pecked on landing last, ridden and kept on under pressure run-in, no extra and headed close home
3rd 17 8 Texas Jack (IRE) N Meade 6 11-10 P Carberry 33/1
SP 33/1 Settled in rear of mid-division on inner, headway after halfway and 2nd 4 out, disputed briefly after 2 out, ridden in 3rd approaching last and no extra run-in
4th 9 Tofino Bay (IRE) D T Hughes 9 11-10 B J Geraghty 9/1
SP 9/1 Tracked leader in 2nd, 3rd 4 out, dropped to 7th 2 out and no impression approaching straight, kept on one pace opened 10/1
5th 4 Cootamundra (IRE) J A Berry 9 11-10 R M Moran 25/1
SP 25/1 Settled towards rear, 7th 4 out, headway into 5th 2 out, no extra approaching last, weakened opened 20/1
6th 20 5 Dedigout (IRE) A J Martin 6 11-10 t D N Russell 3/1
SP 3/1 Tracked leaders, 4th halfway, mistake 11th and slight mistake 5 out, no extra from 2 out and moderate 6th when slow jump last
PU 6 Mount Benbulben (IRE) G Elliott 7 11-10 D J Condon 14/1
SP 14/1 Towards rear, blundered 8th and rider lost irons, pulled up before next opened 12/1
PU 7 Pride Of the Artic (IRE) Peter Fahey 7 11-10 b A D Leigh 33/1
SP 33/1 Led, driven along 4 out, strongly pressed 2 out and headed entering straight, soon weakened and pulled up before last
PU 13 The Westener Boy (IRE) C A Murphy 5 11-9 M P Walsh 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, 8th halfway, towards rear when mistake 4 out and soon pulled up opened 16/1
PU 10 Tusa Eire (IRE) B W Duke 6 11-10 D Crosse 66/1
SP 66/1 Tracked leaders in 3rd, mistake 5 out, no extra after next and well behind when pulled up before last
F 12 Lyreen Legend (IRE) D T Hughes 5 11-9 B J Cooper 10/1
SP 10/1 Mid-division, 6th halfway, still well in touch when fell 3 out
UR 11 Jenari (IRE) Mrs J Harrington 5 11-9 A P McCoy 16/1
SP 16/1 Mid-division, 7th when mistake and unseated rider 10th opened 20/1
NR 3 Benefficient (IRE) A J Martin 6 11-10 D J Casey

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £2.10 Tote Place £1.02 £2.90 £4.30 Straight Forecast £15.38 Exacta £10.40

Placepot €45.10