Cork 5th January 2013

Going: Soft to Heavy (chase: heavy)
12:10 McCarthy Insurance Group Hurdle
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2m4yo+
Forecast
Blackstairmountain (IRE) (4/7), Arnaud (IRE) (4/1), Fosters Cross (IRE) (13/2), Brog Deas (IRE) (10/1), Sailors Warn (12/1), Bombadero (IRE) (N/A), Joxer (N/A)
12:40 McCarthy Insurance Group Maiden Hurdle
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2m4yo+
Forecast
One Fine Day (IRE) (6/4), Pacelli Road (IRE) (10/3), Dalasiri (9/2), Dougal Philps (11/2), Spot The Pro (7/1), Stay In My Heart (16/1), Byron Blue (20/1), Faanan Aldaar (IRE) (20/1), Coolsami (IRE) (25/1), Tawariyka (USA) (50/1), Fred Diamond (IRE) (50/1), A Little Help (50/1), La Oliva (IRE) (N/A)
13:10 McCarthy Insurance Group Maiden Hurdle
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2m5yo+
514258-5De Benno1311-12T: J GraceJ: E F Power
Forecast
Midnight Oil (1/1), Lughnasa (IRE) (7/2), Clara Bel La (IRE) (9/2), Long Journey Home (14/1), Aussie Missile (IRE) (16/1), Another Rebel (20/1), Thundering Steel (IRE) (25/1), Me And Ben (IRE) (25/1), Ballymonteen Wood (IRE) (25/1), Benefit Biddy (IRE) (28/1), Rebel Again (IRE) (33/1), Mini Shan (IRE) (33/1), The Muddy Hill (IRE) (33/1), De Benno (33/1), Fitzcarraldo () (33/1), Mista Wabbit Man (50/1), Ballymacrt Boy (IRE) (66/1)
13:45 McCarthy Insurance Group Mares Handicap Hurdle (80-109)
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2m 4f4yo+
Forecast
The Blarney Rose (IRE) (7/2), Castlerock Rose (IRE) (6/1), High Class Show (IRE) (7/1), Henrietta's Way (IRE) (7/1), Serra Nova (IRE) (9/1), Backinthere (IRE) (10/1), Special Token (IRE) (10/1), Milestone Miss (IRE) (12/1), Get Off The Stage (IRE) (14/1), Carrigeen Kariega (IRE) (16/1), Small Is Beautiful (IRE) (16/1), Goulane Vixen (IRE) (16/1), Ocean Bright (USA) (16/1), Alderimli (IRE) (25/1), Newbury Oscar (IRE) (33/1)
14:20 McCarthy Insurance Group Beginners Chase
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2m 4f5yo+
Forecast
Terminal (FR) (1/2), The Way We Were (IRE) (6/1), Carlos Fandango (IRE) (10/1), Mollydod (IRE) (12/1), Hatrick Harry (IRE) (12/1), A Fine Young Man (IRE) (14/1), Shannon Spirit (IRE) (25/1), Coolking (33/1), Tales Of Milan (IRE) (33/1), Turtle Express (IRE) (40/1), Austerity Measures (IRE) (50/1), Leading The Life (IRE) (50/1)
14:55 McCarthy Insurance Group Handicap Chase (0-130)
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2m 4f5yo+
Forecast
Saoirse Dun (IRE) (5/2), Our Girl Lucy (IRE) (13/2), De Dodger (IRE) (13/2), Jack Bene (IRE) (7/1), Wilde Wit Pleasure (IRE) (8/1), Come To The Party (IRE) (8/1), Daring Article (9/1), In Compliance (IRE) (12/1), Sraid Padraig (IRE) (16/1), Carrigeen Lechuga (IRE) (16/1), Hans Crescent (FR) (16/1), Elysian Rock (20/1), Head Waiter (IRE) (25/1)
15:30 McCarthy Insurance Group Flat Race
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2m5yo to 7yo
11P/51445-Shanpallas1011-12T: C ByrnesJ: Mr B O'Neill
Forecast
Golantilla (IRE) (7/4), Unbreakable (IRE) (11/4), Andiamos (IRE) (8/1), Leavethelighton (9/1), Overbury Prince (9/1), Golden Rascal (IRE) (10/1), Shanpallas (10/1), Upsanddowns (16/1), Here I Am (20/1), Jansboy (25/1), Balynaclash Warior (33/1), Our Rainbow Dream (IRE) (33/1), Nouveau Moulin (IRE) (50/1), Carrolls Comfort (IRE) (50/1)
Next Race Off
15:00 Down Royal
2
(7)
Admirality
J: S Foley
3
(1)
Goodnite Irina
J: K J Leonard
10
(4)
Baby Power
J: C D Hayes
6
(2)
Shelbe
J: C T Keane
8
(12)
Handsome Maverick
J: R P Cleary
1
(10)
Samuel Phelps
J: W J Lee
16
(0)
Cats Approval
J: L F Roche
4
(5)
Duncan Of Scotland
J: O J Orr
13
(13)
Jan Steen
J: S B Kirrane
12
(3)
Hot Stuff
J: R P Whelan
9
(11)
Olly's Folly
J: D E Sheehy
5
(9)
Lady Sandy
J: K K Hennessy
11
(6)
Colonel Paddy
J: A J Slattery

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