18:40 Punchestown Wed 4 May 2011

  • Guinness Handicap Chase (Grade A)
  • 2m 4f, Good
  • 14 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
1
7/1
T: W P MullinsJ: R Walsh
Held up in rear, some headway into 8th 3 out, ridden to go 3rd next, went 2nd under pressure and 1 length down when left in front after last, kept on well run-in
2nd
2.5
10
12/1
T: E GriffinJ: E J O'connell
Always prominent, 3rd halfway, headway to dispute briefly 4 out, driven along from next, no impression and dropped to 3rd before last, left 2nd and no impression on winner run-in
3rd
1.5
9
10/1
T: D T HughesJ: B J Cooper
Tracked leaders, 5th halfway, ridden after 4 out, no impression in 5th after 2 out, left 4th after last and kept on one pace run-in
4th
1
5
9/2
T: E J O'GradyJ: Andrew J McNamara
Always prominent, 4th halfway, pushed along after 4 out, no impression approaching last where left 3rd, no extra run-in
T: D PipeJ: A P McCoy
Mid-division, 9th halfway, driven along 3 out, went 6th next, no impression before last where left 5th
6th
1.5
4
20/1
T: N MeadeJ: Paul Carberry
Held up on outer towards rear, still rear but in touch 4 out, no impression early straight, kept on from before last without threatening
7th
1.25
15
14/1
T: H de BromheadJ: P F Mangan
Chased leaders, 6th halfway, 5th approaching 4 out, no extra from 2 out
8th
s.h
12
20/1
T: W HarneyJ: D J Condon
Prominent, 2nd halfway, driven along in 3rd approaching 3 out, soon no extra
9th
1
14
16/1
T: W J AustinJ: A D Leigh
Rear of mid-division, in touch 4 out, driven along and no impression from next
10th
dist
13
5/2
T: E P HartyJ: N P Madden
Held up towards rear, still rear but in touch 4 out, no impression in 9th 2 out, eased when beaten run-in, tailed off

Also Ran

UR
3
33/1
T: J J LambeJ: D N Russell
Unseated rider on way to start, mistake and unseated rider 1st
T: W P MullinsJ: D J Casey
Attempted to make all, hampered by loose horse before 6th, joined briefly 4 out, ridden and kept on from next, under pressure but still 1 length lead when fell last
T: R TynerJ: P T Enright
Tracked leaders, 7th halfway, close up in 6th when blundered and unseated rider 4 out
PU
11
33/1
T: A L T MooreJ: Ms N Carberry
Always behind, trailing when pulled up before 4 out

Non-Runners

NR
6
See U Bob (IRE)
11-1
T: P NolanJ: A P McCoy

Betting Breakdown

€91.09€867.16

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