15:45 Leopardstown Sun 12 February 2012

  • Hennessy Gold Cup (Grade 1) (Class 1)
  • 3m, Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • 7 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
5
5/4
T: W P MullinsJ: Ruby Walsh
Prominent, led from 4th, travelling best early straight and asserted before last, kept on under pressure run-in and reduced advantage final 100 yards
T: D T HughesJ: B J Geraghty
Chased leaders on outer, 5th halfway, 3rd 2 out, 2nd and driven along approaching last, kept on under pressure run-in without reaching winner
3rd
5.5
7
33/1
T: T J TaaffeJ: P Townend
In rear, never a factor, ridden into 5th approaching last, kept on under pressure to go 3rd closing stages
4th
0.5
3
12/1
T: O McKiernanJ: T J Doyle
Chased leaders, 6th halfway, 5th 2 out, ridden to go 3rd before last, no extra under pressure run-in
5th
2
2
5/1
T: M F MorrisJ: A E Lynch
Prominent and disputed until headed 4th, took keen hold, 3rd halfway, close 2nd approaching 2 out, ridden entering straight and dropped to 4th at last, no extra run-in
6th
8.5
1
3/1
T: Mrs J HarringtonJ: R M Power
Led early, remained prominent and 2nd halfway, 4th before 2 out, ridden in 5th entering straight, no extra from before last
7th
51
4
13/2
T: D T HughesJ: D N Russell
Tracked leaders, 4th halfway, slight mistake 5 out, mistake next and sprawled badly on landing, dropped to rear, eased when beaten in straight, tailed off

Betting Breakdown

€19.60

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