16:50 Fairyhouse Mon 9 April 2012

  • Ladbrokes Irish Grand National Chase (Grade A Handicap)
  • 3m 5f, Good to Soft, Soft in places
  • 29 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
17
33/1
T: T GibneyJ: A P Thornton
Mid-division, headway into 7th 6 out, ridden in 3rd entering straight, led before 2 out, soon strongly pressed and disputed, kept on well from last under pressure, asserted close home
2nd
4.5
27
810-4
14/1
T: E J O'GradyJ: P F Mangan
Rear of mid-division, headway into 8th 6 out, 4th travelling well entering straight, challenged 2 out and slight mistake, soon ridden and disputed, kept on, no extra close home
3rd
7.5
10
10/1
T: Jonjo O'NeillJ: R P McLernon
Rear of mid-division, headway into 8th 5 out, ridden into 6th 2 out, stayed on into moderate 3rd last, kept on one pace
4th
4
22
20/1
T: K PurcellJ: T J Doyle
Chased leaders, 6th halfway, ridden in 5th entering straight, under pressure in 4th 2 out, no extra and kept on one pace
5th
14
13
33/1
T: W HarneyJ: M P Butler
Rear of mid-division, ridden into moderate 8th entering straight, no impression and kept on one pace
6th
1
26
25/1
T: D T HughesJ: B J Cooper
Prominent, soon led and disputed, ridden and headed before 2 out, no extra and kept on one pace
7th
1
25
50/1
T: O McKiernanJ: M Darcy
Prominent, 3rd halfway, disputed 14th, ridden and weakened entering straight
8th
43
1
50/1
T: G ElliottJ: A P Heskin
Held up towards rear, moderate 10th 6 out, ridden and no impression before 3 out, weakened and tailed off
9th
3.75
14
33/1
T: D K WeldJ: Andrew J McNamara
Always towards rear, tailed off

Also Ran

PU
2
33/1
T: D T HughesJ: R M Power
Chased leaders, 8th halfway, 6th at 14th, headway into 2nd 5 out, ridden and no extra entering straight, 5th and mistake 2 out, pulled up before last
UR
3
50/1
T: E J O'GradyJ: A P Crowe
Rear of mid-division, mistake and unseated rider 10th
PU
4
11/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Ruby Walsh
Chased leaders, 9th halfway, weakened 6 out, pulled up after 5 out
PU
5
25/1
T: E J O'GradyJ: M P Walsh
Always towards rear, pulled up before 2 out
T: A L T MooreJ: Ms N Carberry
Always towards rear, pulled up before last
PU
8
25/1
T: D T HughesJ: D J Condon
Chased leaders early, 13th halfway, soon weakened, pulled up before 8 out
PU
9
14/1
T: N J HendersonJ: B J Geraghty
Mid-division, 11th halfway, weakened 8 out, pulled up before 7 out
T: M F MorrisJ: D N Russell
Mid-division, 10th halfway, weakened before 6 out, pulled up after 5 out
PU
12
9/1
T: C RocheJ: A P McCoy
Mid-division, 12th halfway, weakened 6 out, pulled up before 2 out
PU
15
33/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Mr D G Lavery
Rear of mid-division, headway into 10th 5 out, ridden and no extra before 3 out, pulled up before last
PU
16
25/1
T: E BolgerJ: N P Madden
Led and disputed, ridden in 4th and mistake 5 out, soon no extra and weakened, pulled up before 2 out
T: T J TaaffeJ: A E Lynch
Mid-division, fell 15th
PU
19
14/1
T: N MeadeJ: Paul Carberry
Chased leaders, 7th halfway, weakened before 6 out, pulled up before last
PU
20
16/1
T: C F SwanJ: B R Dalton
Never a factor, pulled up before 2 out
PU
21
50/1
T: E GriffinJ: L Treadwell
Mid-division early, headway into 4th briefly halfway, soon lost place, pulled up before 8 out
PU
23
16/1
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Never a factor, pulled up before 15th
PU
24
66/1
T: O McKiernanJ: R C Colgan
Always towards rear, pulled up before 8 out
PU
28
16/1
T: A J MartinJ: R M Moran
Chased leaders, 5th halfway, weakened before 3 out, pulled up before last
PU
29
12/1
T: C A MurphyJ: B Hayes
Never a factor, pulled up before 4 out
PU
30
25/1
T: W P MullinsJ: D J Casey
Mid-division best, pulled up after 4 out

Non-Runners

NR
6
Gift Of Dgab (IRE)
810-13
T: A J MartinJ: K M Donoghue

Betting Breakdown

€443.38€4,975.59

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