15:35 Thurles Thu 12 February 2009

  • Littleton Handicap Hurdle (80-95)
  • 2m 6f, Soft to Heavy, Heavy in places
  • 12 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
11
20/1
T: M J McDonaghJ: S G McDermott
Chased leaders, 4th halfway, improved to challenged entering straight, led approaching 2 out, clear before last, comfortably
T: A J McNamaraJ: Andrew J McNamara
Held up towards rear, headway in 7th 3 out, 4th 2 out, ridden into 2nd before last, no impression leader, kept on same pace
3rd
hd
4
10/1
T: M CullenJ: M M O'Connor
Held up in rear, headway in 8th before 3 out where mistake, ridden into 5th 2 out, stayed on to 3rd before last, kept on same pace
4th
4
9
14/1
T: E SheehyJ: M Darcy
Led, disputed after 2nd, ridden and headed after 3 out, remained challenging, no extra after 2 out, 4th and kept on one pace from before last
5th
30
2
11/2
T: S AherneJ: D N Russell
Held up towards rear, headway to 6th 3 out, ridden in 4th entering straight, no extra in 6th 2 out, kept on one pace
6th
4.5
6
10/1
T: T O'BrienJ: Kevin Thomas Coleman
Mid-division, 7th halfway, headway to 5th 4 out, improved to close 2nd 3 out, soon narrow lead, ridden and headed approaching 2 out, soon no extra and eased
T: M FitzsimonsJ: R Loughran
Chased leaders, 2nd halfway, 3rd approaching 4 out where mistake, soon no extra and weakened
8th
5.5
7
8/1
T: E M O'SullivanJ: M J Ferris
Chased leaders, 5th halfway, headway to 3rd after 4 out, ridden and weakened before straight, mistake 2 out, soon eased
9th
7
10
25/1
T: C F SwanJ: D J Casey
Chased leaders, 6th halfway, ridden in 5th 3 out, soon no extra and weakened, eased from 2 out
10th
12
8
12/1
T: J J MurphyJ: B S Carey
Mid-division, towards rear halfway, ridden and no impression before 3 out
11th
28
12
9/2
T: L McAteerJ: S W Flanagan
Chased leaders, led and disputed after 2nd, ridden and weakened after 4 out, tailed off

Also Ran

T: T J TaaffeJ: A B Joyce
Rear of mid-division, 8th halfway, weakened 5 out, pulled up after 4 out

Betting Breakdown

€103.62€882.47

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