15:55 Fairyhouse Mon 13 April 2009

  • Powers Whiskey Irish Grand National Chase (extended Handicap) (grade A)
  • 3m 5f, Good
  • 28 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
13
33/1
T: R H BucklerJ: Harry Skelton
Mid-division early, chased leaders before halfway where 6th , headway to 3rd 6 out, ridden into 2nd entering straight, led 2 out, kept on well under pressure
2nd
2
15
50/1
T: Michael HouriganJ: L Mcniff
Prominent, led 9th, headed before 6 out, ridden to lead entering straight, headed 2 out, kept on, no extra run-in
3rd
8
20
50/1
T: Michael HouriganJ: A P Cawley
Chased leaders, 7th halfway, ridden 4 out, stayed on to 5th 2 out, 3rd passing last, no impression leaders, kept on same pace
4th
2
10
8/1
T: D T HughesJ: P W Flood
Chased leaders, 8th halfway, headway to 5th 5 out, ridden in 4th entering straight, stayed on to 3rd 2 out, no impression leaders, kept on same pace
5th
1.25
18
9/1
T: W P MullinsJ: R Walsh
Mid-division, 9th halfway, headway to 7th 7 out, ridden in 5th entering straight, kept on one pace from 3 out
6th
18
21
50/1
T: D T HughesJ: I J McCarthy
Prominent, led 2nd, headed after 6th, 2nd halfway, 5th 6 out, ridden next, moderate 8th entering straight, kept on one pace
T: A J MartinJ: D J Casey
Rear of mid-division, some late headway to moderate 10th 3 out, kept on one pace
8th
4
7
33/1
T: D T HughesJ: D F O'Regan
Chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden in 6th entering straight, no extra in 7th 3 out, kept on one pace
9th
1.5
17
50/1
T: D T HughesJ: R Loughran
Rear of mid-division, some late headway to 9th 3 out, ridden and kept on one pace
10th
s.h
12
20/1
T: J J ManganJ: R M Power
Prominent, led after 6th, headed 9th, 3rd halfway, improved to lead before 6 out, ridden and headed entering straight, no extra in 3rd 3 out, kept on one pace
11th
15
26
25/1
12th
1
22
16/1
T: Ferdy MurphyJ: K J Mercer
Mid-division, 11th halfway, 10th 6 out, ridden and no impression 5 out, kept on one pace
13th
1.25
3
33/1
T: T MullinsJ: E Mullins
Towards rear for most, never a factor
14th
2.5
9
12/1
T: W P MullinsJ: N P Madden
Towards rear for most, never a factor
15th
18
19
25/1
T: T J TaaffeJ: M P Walsh
Always towards rear
16th
11
28
33/1
T: P A FahyJ: C O'Farrell
Always towards rear
17th
19
25
40/1
T: E J O'GradyJ: T G M Ryan
Prominent and led early, chased leaders from 2nd, mid-division halfway, weakened before 6 out

Also Ran

T: C F SwanJ: D N Russell
Mid-division, headway to 8th 3 out, ridden into moderate 7th 2 out, ran into bypassed last and jumped fence
PU
5
12/1
T: N MeadeJ: Paul Carberry
Always towards rear, pulled up before 6 out
T: E BolgerJ: Ms N Carberry
Always towards rear, pulled up after 3 out
T: A J MartinJ: B J Geraghty
Mid-division, fell 12th
UR
14
50/1
T: Martin BrassilJ: A P Crowe
Chased leaders early, mid-division halfway, headway to 8th when bad mistake and unseated rider 6 out
UR
16
9/1
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Mid-division, unseated rider 6th
PU
23
33/1
T: Miss M M O'SullivanJ: P A Carberry
Mid-division, weakened 8 out, pulled up before 6 out
BD
24
16/1
T: D E FitzgeraldJ: D J Condon
Held up, brought down 12th
T: C A McBratneyJ: M J Bolger
Chased leaders, 5th halfway, mistake 10th, bad mistake 7 out, soon weakened, pulled up before 3 out
T: D E FitzgeraldJ: P T Enright
Mid-division, unseated rider 4th

Non-Runners

NR
1
Notre Pere (FR)
11-12
T: J T R DreaperJ: A E Lynch
NR
29
Bella Mana Mou (IRE)
9-10
T: M CullenJ: S W Flanagan

Betting Breakdown

€1,207.07€54,466.58

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