15:10 Thurles Thu 9 February 2012

  • thurles.ie Maiden Hurdle
  • 2m, Soft to Heavy, Heavy in places
  • 18 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
12
11/10
T: E M O'SullivanJ: A P Crowe
Always prominent, on terms 3 out, gained narrow lead and stayed on well run-in, all out
2nd
hd
11
9/1
T: Denis HoganJ: D G Hogan
Tracked leaders, 4th before 2 out, ran on well under pressure run-in, just failed
3rd
0.5
5
7/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Mr P W Mullins
Chased leaders, 6th 3 out, ridden in 5th approaching last, kept on well without getting there closing stages
4th
1.5
13
9/1
T: D T HughesJ: M A Enright
Tracked leaders, 5th 3 out, dropped to 6th and ridden approaching last, kept on well without threatening run-in
T: J P CahillJ: B Hayes
Prominent, keen hold, slight peck 4th, 3rd before 2 out, soon led, joined last, soon headed and no extra, kept on same pace
6th
1.25
1
9/2
T: W P MullinsJ: R Walsh
Soon led, joined 3 out, headed from next, 3rd approaching last, soon no impression
7th
6
6
100/1
T: P HigginsJ: P F Mangan
Mid-division, 8th 3 out, soon no impression and kept on same pace
8th
8
8
66/1
T: D McDonoghJ: J L Cullen
Mid-division, 7th 3 out, soon no impression and kept on same pace
9th
8.5
4
66/1
T: R J TierneyJ: D E Splaine
Never better than mid-division
10th
3.75
18
66/1
T: M P FitzgeraldJ: D J Bates
Towards rear for much, never a factor
11th
4
9
66/1
T: P J RothwellJ: A Ring
Towards rear for much, never a factor
12th
11
17
50/1
T: Edmond KentJ: B R Dalton
Soon mid-division, no impression from 4 out
13th
17
14
25/1
T: A P KellyJ: I J McCarthy
Soon mid-division, closer in 8th 4 out, 6th approaching next, soon no impression
14th
2.75
16
66/1
T: C RossJ: R C Colgan
Mid-division, 9th before halfway, no impression from 4 out
15th
8
10
66/1
T: E GriffinJ: E J McNamara
Towards rear for most, never a factor
16th
29
3
11-11
33/1
T: C F SwanJ: D J Casey
Chased leaders, 8th before halfway, no impression from 4 out, tailed off
17th
25
15
50/1
T: J J HanlonJ: Andrew J McNamara
Towards rear for most, never a factor, tailed off
18th
3.75
2
100/1
T: M KellyJ: A P Thornton
Tracked leaders, no extra from 4 out, tailed off

Non-Runners

NR
19
An Dearthair Og (IRE)
11-4
T: H de BromheadJ: Reserve
NR
20
Western Man (IRE)
11-3
T: R O'LearyJ: Reserve
NR
21
Robbie McMahon (IRE)
11-4
T: N F GlynnJ: Reserve

Betting Breakdown

€14.35

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