Martinstown Opportunity Series Final Handicap Hurdle (95-123) 2m 4f

  • (4yo+, 2m 4f, 25 runners)
  • Winner €17,875 2nd €5,225 3rd €2,474 4th €826
  • Going: Good to Yielding
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 54.30s
  • Off time: 15:40:07

Full Result

15:40 Punchestown
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 16 Master Oscar (IRE) C Roche 6 11-0 p J S McGarvey (2) 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, progress in 9th 3 out, ridden into 3rd entering straight, challenged last, kept on well run-in to lead closing stages
2nd ½ 1 Flatfoot Boogie (FR) N F Glynn 9 11-12 B R Dalton 20/1
SP 20/1 Chased leaders, 3rd halfway, bad mistake 5 out, ridden to lead after 2 out, strongly pressed, challenged last, kept on, headed closing stages run-in
3rd nse 24 Go Paddy Go (IRE) J Grace 8 10-10 h M P Burke (4) 16/1
SP 16/1 Chased leaders, 5th halfway, progress into 3rd 3 out, disputed after 2 out, ridden in 2nd entering straight, challenged last, every chance run-in, just held closing stages
4th nk 21 Memories Of Milan (IRE) J Queally 8 10-11 M G Nolan 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up towards rear, progress into 10th before 3 out, ridden in 6th entering straight, under pressure in 5th last, kept on run-in
5th 25 Highbrow Blue (IRE) P Nolan 6 10-10 S A Shortall (4) 3/1f
SP 3/1f Chased leaders, 6th halfway, progress into 4th 2 out, ridden to be close up before last, no extra run-in, kept on same pace opened 4/1
6th 25 17 Point The Toes (IRE) Mark Fahey 9 11-0 pt S E Butler (2) 40/1
SP 40/1 Towards rear early, mid-division halfway, ridden into 6th before 3 out, under pressure in 7th entering straight, soon no impression
7th 9 19 Foot Soldier (IRE) C F Swan 5 10-12 p B F Cawley (4) 25/1
SP 25/1 Chased leaders, 7th halfway, progress into 2nd 4 out, ridden in 4th 3 out, no extra next
8th nk 5 Nearly Nama'd (IRE) D T Hughes 6 11-10 h I J McCarthy 33/1
SP 33/1 Led, jumped left and mistake 4 out, slight mistakes 3 out and 2 out, ridden and headed after 2 out, no extra entering straight
9th ¾ 15 Maguire's Glen (IRE) Miss E Doyle 6 11-1 K C Sexton (2) 7/1
SP 7/1 Mid-division, ridden in 12th before 3 out, no impression opened 8/1
10th 11 On The Way Out (IRE) J E Kiely 11 11-5 Harry Derham 40/1
SP 40/1 Mid-division, ridden in 14th before 3 out, no impression
11th 2 14 Sort It Out (IRE) E P Harty 5 11-2 R J Molloy 12/1
SP 12/1 Towards rear for most, not fluent, ridden and no impression 4 out, kept on one pace behind opened 14/1
12th 6 2 The Winkler (IRE) E Doyle 5 11-12 M P Butler 28/1
SP 28/1 Towards rear for most, ridden and no impression 4 out, kept on one pace behind
13th ½ 7 Aladdins Cave C A Murphy 10 11-7 p P D Kennedy (2) 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, badly hampered 4th, progress in 9th before 3 out, 6th 3 out, ridden and no extra 2 out, weakened
14th 18 Ghareer (IRE) J Morrison 10 10-13 B Hayes (2) 20/1
SP 20/1 Towards rear for most, ridden and no impression 4 out
15th 9 Sea Light (IRE) C Byrnes 6 11-6 G N Fox (4) 7/2
SP 7/2 Mid-division, hampered 4th, ridden into 8th before 3 out, 5th 3 out, no extra before next, weakened
16th 10 20 Holeinthewall Bar (IRE) M Hourigan 6 10-12 S J Crimin (4) 25/1
SP 25/1 Chased leaders, 4th halfway, weakened 4 out
17th 10 Mister Benedictine B W Duke 11 11-5 pt C Brassil (4) 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division early, slight mistake 5th, 8th halfway, ridden and no extra before 3 out
18th 3 Radmores Revenge Mrs S Leech 11 11-11 p C Wallis (2) 50/1
SP 50/1 Always towards rear, ridden and no impression 4 out
19th 7 6 Sweeney Tunes P Nolan 8 11-10 b C M Walsh (4) 40/1
SP 40/1 Mid-division best, ridden towards rear 4 out, no extra
20th 42 22 Asockastar (IRE) P J Colville 6 10-10 A Ring (4) 50/1
SP 50/1 Chased leaders, slight mistake 2nd, close 2nd halfway, ridden and weakened after 4 out, tailed off
21st 16 12 Diyala (IRE) G Elliott 5 11-3 ht John Winston (4) 33/1
SP 33/1 Towards rear, badly hampered 4th, ridden and weakened 4 out, tailed off
PU 4 Beau Michael A McGuinness 10 11-10 pt D E Splaine 22/1
SP 22/1 Mid-division, weakened 4 out, pulled up before 3 out opened 20/1
PU 8 Cracking Man (IRE) M O'Hare 6 11-7 t D A McCormack (2) 40/1
SP 40/1 Mid-division, ridden and dropped towards rear 5 out, weakened next, pulled up before 2 out
UR 23 Bell Weir E Doyle 6 10-10 p A F O'Neill (4) 33/1
SP 33/1 Chased leaders, bad mistake and unseated rider 4th
UR 13 Mrs Mac Veale (IRE) R Murphy 9 11-3 G Malone (4) 33/1
SP 33/1 Chased leaders, hampered and unseated rider 4th
NR 26 Chestnut Charlie (IRE) Peter Maher 12 10-8 Reserve 1
NR 27 Joseph Lister Brian M McMahon 7 10-8 Reserve 2
NR 28 Grove Field (IRE) C A Murphy 7 10-8 Reserve 3

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £19.00 Tote Place £4.80 £4.70 £2.10 £4.70 Straight Forecast £277.33 Exacta £596.20

Placepot €109.80

Analysis

Christy Roche: "I wouldn't say it was a big plan - everyone wants to have a runner at Punchestown. He's a big, strong horse and I've always thought he'd jump a fence. He wants soft ground and I took a chance today."