Martinstown Opportunity Handicap Hurdle (80-102) 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, 18 runners)
  • Winner €7,590 2nd €1,761 3rd €770 4th €440
  • Going: Heavy, Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 16.60s
  • Off time: 13:12:42

Full Result

13:10 Down Royal
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 6 Sole Witness (IRE) C A McBratney 6 11-9 E J O'connell (2) 15/2
SP 15/2 Mid-division, headway into 5th 3 out, ridden to challenge in 2nd 2 out, soon led, kept on well from before last opened 8/1
2nd ¾ 12 Chino Valdes (IRE) G Elliott 5 11-1 J M Moore (4) 10/1
SP 10/1 Held up towards rear, headway in 9th 3 out, ridden in 8th 2 out, stayed on into 2nd last, kept on run-in, not reach winner
3rd 17 Selection Box (IRE) C A McBratney 9 10-10 (+2) P J Benson (2) 8/1
SP 8/1 Chased leaders, close up halfway, disputed 4 out, ridden in 2nd 3 out, under pressure in 4th 2 out, kept on from last
4th s.h 1 Lucky Spring (IRE) P Martin 7 12-0 A P Thornton 6/1
SP 6/1 Held up towards rear, headway in 10th 3 out, ridden into 7th 2 out, kept on from last opened 5/1
5th nk 13 Lynott (IRE) G Keane 7 11-1 pt L Mcniff (4) 8/1
SP 8/1 Mid-division, 9th halfway, ridden in 8th 3 out, stayed on to 5th 2 out, no extra before last, kept on same pace
6th 10 Alwaystheoptimist Stephen Michael Cox 7 11-2 M J Bolger (2) 14/1
SP 14/1 Chased leader in 2nd, led approaching halfway, disputed 4 out, ridden and headed 2 out, no extra and kept on same pace opened 12/1
7th 16 Tawrific Laois (IRE) S Fahey 10 10-11 t S E Butler (4) 9/2f
SP 9/2f Mid-division, headway into 6th 3 out, ridden in 9th and no extra 2 out, kept on same pace
8th 3 15 Breeze With Ease (IRE) J J Lambe 6 10-13 t D E Mullins 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up towards rear, headway in 8th 4 out, 4th 3 out, ridden to lead 2 out, soon headed, no extra in 4th last, weakened opened 16/1
9th ¾ 4 Horseford Hill C Moore 6 11-9 S J Gray (2) 13/2
SP 13/2 Chased leaders, 7th halfway, headway into 4th 4 out, ridden in 3rd 3 out, no extra in 6th 2 out, kept on one pace opened 8/1
10th 8 18 Glad Lion (GER) J J Lambe 9 10-5 (+2) t1 D Macauley (2) 33/1
SP 33/1 Towards rear, some late headway straight
11th 8 Knocklayde Euro (IRE) J J Lambe 6 11-6 C D Maxwell (2) 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division, headway into 6th 4 out, ridden and no extra approaching 3 out
12th ½ 14 Saddler's Native (IRE) P O Brady 8 11-0 M W Bowes (4) 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division, 11th halfway, no impression from 4 out
13th 4 9 Barney King (IRE) J G Carr 6 11-4 B T O'Connell 12/1
SP 12/1 Chased leaders early, 10th halfway, ridden and weakened 4 out
14th 7 Rickardstown (IRE) B T Murphy 7 11-7 K H Clarke (4) 33/1
SP 33/1 Chased leaders, 6th halfway, ridden and no extra 3 out, soon weakened
15th 11 Wee Sonny (IRE) L Lennon 4 11-2 I J McCarthy (2) 25/1
SP 25/1 Keen hold and chased leaders, 8th halfway, headway into 5th 4 out, ridden and weakened before next opened 20/1
16th 17 2 Kenilworth (USA) P O Brady 11 11-10 B R Dalton (4) 25/1
SP 25/1 Rear of mid-division, weakened before 4 out
17th 4 5 Selskar (IRE) C W J Farrell 5 11-9 t T C Carroll (4) 9/1
SP 9/1 Chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden and weakened before 3 out
18th dist 3 Ebony Shades (IRE) M Kelly 9 11-9 S J Hassett 16/1
SP 16/1 Led, headed approaching halfway, soon weakened, completely tailed off

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £9.90 Tote Place £2.50 £3.00 £2.20 £1.30 Straight Forecast £88.14 Exacta £174.50