14:15 Galway Sun 5 August 2012

  • Martinstown Opportunity Handicap Hurdle (81-116)
  • 2m 2f, Soft, Yielding in places
  • 13 Runners
  • Surface: unknown

Weighed In

Winning time:-Off time:-
1st
16
139-12
28/1
T: M CullinaneJ: C D Maxwell
Chased leaders, close up briefly in 3rd halfway, 5th 3 out, improved into 2nd 2 out, soon ridden, kept on well from last to lead close home
2nd
0.75
5
9/2
T: C F SwanJ: B F Cawley
Mid-division early, improved to 5th before halfway, headway into 3rd 4 out, led after 3 out, ridden entering straight, tired run-in and headed close home
3rd
1.75
9
12/1
T: M HouriganJ: A P Heskin
Mid-division, headway into 4th 3 out, improved to 2nd before 2 out, ridden in 3rd after 2 out, no extra and kept on same pace
4th
0.5
3
9/1
T: N F GlynnJ: R J Jones
Held up towards rear, headway in 6th 3 out, ridden in 4th 2 out, no extra entering straight, kept on same pace
5th
10
7
5/2
T: P G KellyJ: T Kelly
Held up towards rear, 8th 3 out, ridden and no impression before 2 out, moderate 6th entering straight, kept on one pace
6th
4
12
4/1
T: J MonroeJ: M J Bolger
Chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden in 6th and no impression before 2 out, kept on one pace
7th
4.75
4
16/1
T: G ElliottJ: K M Donoghue
Led, disputed briefly halfway, ridden and headed after 3 out, no extra before next
8th
10
6
12/1
T: J J HanlonJ: B Hayes
Mid-division best, weakened before 3 out
9th
nk
2
7/1
T: E DoyleJ: M P Butler
Chased leaders early, 9th halfway, weakened 4 out
10th
36
8
8/1
T: D K WeldJ: M A Enright
Chased leader, disputed briefly halfway, ridden and no extra after 3 out, weakened and tailed off
11th
42
14
25/1
T: J J LambeJ: L A McKenna
Whipped round start, started well behind, completely tailed off

Also Ran

PU
15
33/1
T: M J McDonaghJ: T C Carroll
Chased leaders, 6th halfway, ridden and weakened 4 out, pulled up before 2 out
PU
17
25/1
T: G T LynchJ: J P Kerse
Slowly away, behind, pulled up after 3rd

Non-Runners

NR
1
Birzali (FR)
11-11
T: C A MurphyJ: B R Dalton
NR
10
Enter The Indian (IRE)
11-2
T: A A HowardJ: N J O'Shea
NR
11
Charleville
10-12
T: B T MurphyJ: Mr D J Benson
NR
13
Ultimate Risk (IRE)
10-5
T: Norman LeeJ: Mr H D Dunne

Betting Breakdown

€166.85€1,683.52

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