Buy Your Tickets Online At www.punchestown.com Handicap Hurdle 2m 4f

  • (4yo+, 2m 4f, 12 runners)
  • Winner €10,005 2nd €2,320 3rd €1,015 4th €581
  • Going: Heavy
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 12.90s
  • Off time: 14:45:34

Full Result

14:45 Punchestown
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Gilgamboa (IRE) E Bolger 5 11-0 M P Walsh 3/1f
SP 3/1f Mid-division, closer in6th 3 out, headway into 3rd next, ridden and went 2nd entering straight, led before last, kept on well under pressure run-in, reduced advantage close home opened 10/3 touched 11/4
2nd ½ 7 Rightdownthemiddle (IRE) Michael Mulvany 5 10-8 (+1) J L Cullen 8/1
SP 8/1 Tracked leaders, went 2nd 3 out, ridden and led entering straight, headed before last, kept on well under pressure run-in
3rd 9 Mireya (IRE) Mrs C Harrison 6 10-5 Miss K J Harrison (7) 11/2
SP 11/2 In rear, moderate 8th 3 out, headway after next, moderate 6th entering straight, headway into 3rd run-in and stayed on well close home, never nearer opened 4/1
4th 7 11 Follow The Sign (IRE) O McKiernan 5 10-3 R C Colgan 14/1
SP 14/1 Prominent, disputed lead from 4th, led after 4 out, ridden and strongly pressed next, headed entering straight, soon no impression on leaders opened 16/1
5th 8 Glibin (IRE) C Bowe 8 10-7 v1 B J Cooper 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leaders, 4th 3 out, soon ridden, moderate 5th entering straight, no impression
6th 10 Presenting Beara (IRE) C A Murphy 5 10-4 B Hayes (5) 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, 3rd 3 out, soon ridden, weakened after next opened 12/1
7th 13 More Madness (IRE) T O'Brien 6 9-12 (+4) A E Lynch 6/1
SP 6/1 Tracked leaders, bad mistake 3rd and soon dropped to mid-division, no impression from 4 out opened 8/1
8th 1 Barneys Honour (IRE) G Elliott 9 11-8 t P Carberry 9/1
SP 9/1 Held up towards rear, no impression from 3 out, never a factor opened 8/1
9th 6 Truckin All Night (IRE) J J Mangan 7 10-11 t P F Mangan 13/2
SP 13/2 Towards rear, no impression from 3 out, never a factor opened 7/1
10th 41 12 Kilmainham (IRE) F Flood 5 10-0 A P Crowe 25/1
SP 25/1 Slowly into stride and always in rear, ridden along 4 out, never a factor
11th 1 5 King Of Firth (IRE) Ms M Mullins 6 10-12 Andrew J McNamara 16/1
SP 16/1 Led on outer, joined from 4th, headed after 4 out, soon weakened
12th 4 4 Adams Island (IRE) P Nolan 9 10-12 M P Fogarty 12/1
SP 12/1 Tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden 3 out, soon weakened
NR 2 Band Of Blood (IRE) P Fenton 5 11-6 D N Russell

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.10 Tote Place £1.90 £3.00 £1.80 Straight Forecast £30.61 Exacta £32.60

Placepot €12.00

Analysis

Frank Berry: "He's a nice big horse and handles the ground well. We'll find another one like that and it was a good ride from Mark. He's a horse with a bit of size and scope to make a chaser down the road."