13:35 Thurles Thu 29 January 2009

  • Www.thurlesraces.ie Maiden Hurdle
  • 2m, Soft to Heavy (Chase Course;Hurdle Course;Heavy, Soft in places)
  • 18 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
13
5/2
T: T J TaaffeJ: D N Russell
Tracked leaders, headway to 2nd approaching halfway, improved to lead after 3 out, ridden and pressed approaching last, kept on well
2nd
3
9
20/1
T: P J RothwellJ: S W Jackson
Led, ridden and headed after 3 out, kept on under pressure, pressed winner approaching last where mistake, no extra run-in
3rd
17
8
10/1
T: W J BurkeJ: Kevin Thomas Coleman
Held up, headway to 7th before 3 out, 6th entering straight, ridden into moderate 4th approaching last, kept on same pace run-in
4th
0.5
18
14/1
T: J J HanlonJ: E Mullins
Held up, headway to 8th 3 out, moderate 7th 2 out, ridden in 6th before last, kept on one pace
5th
0.75
2
2/1
T: M F MorrisJ: N P Madden
Mid-division, 9th halfway, reminder after 5th, headway to 4th before 3 out, ridden in 3rd after 3 out, no extra before next, weakened approaching last
6th
4
3
12/1
T: M F MorrisJ: A D Leigh
Chased leader, 3rd halfway, ridden in 5th 3 out, moderate 4th 2 out, kept on one pace
7th
4.5
5
12/1
T: L YoungJ: Ruby Walsh
Chased leaders, 8th halfway, ridden and no extra after 4 out, moderate 8th 2 out, kept on one pace
8th
hd
7
66/1
T: M F MorrisJ: S P Walsh
Chased leaders, 7th halfway, ridden into 4th 3 out, no extra in 5th entering straight, kept on one pace
9th
13
12
50/1
T: A J MartinJ: R C Colgan
Mid-division best, ridden and no impression 4 out
10th
1.75
16
33/1
11th
9
10
66/1
T: M ButlerJ: M P Butler
Always towards rear
12th
7
11
5/1
T: P M J DoyleJ: James J Doyle
Mid-division, ridden into moderate 7th 3 out, soon no extra and weakened
13th
12
15
50/1
T: P J FlynnJ: K Whelan
Always towards rear

Also Ran

F
1
50/1
T: R O'LearyJ: D G Hogan
Chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden and weakened after 4 out, fell 2 out
PU
4
100/1
T: Miss M M GannonJ: Mr R J Kiely
Chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden 4 out, soon no extra and weakened, pulled up before 2 out
PU
6
33/1
T: A K WyseJ: D J Casey
Chased leaders, 6th halfway, ridden and weakened 4 out, pulled up before next
PU
14
100/1
T: Miss M HardingJ: Mr R O Harding
Rear of mid-division, weakened before 4 out, pulled up before 3 out
PU
17
25/1
T: T J Nagle-JrJ: S J Gray
Always towards rear, pulled up before 2 out

Non-Runners

NR
19
Mickey Blue Eyes (IRE)
511-4
T: G CullyJ: Reserve
NR
20
Stradbally (IRE)
511-4
T: C O'DwyerJ: Reserve
NR
21
Jumpin Johnnie
410-7
T: E McNamaraJ: Reserve

Betting Breakdown

€60.57

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