18:45 Leopardstown Sat 9 September 2017

  • QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes (Group 1) (Class 1)
  • 1m 2f, Good to Yielding (Good in places)
  • 10 Runners
  • Winner€712,500.002nd€237,499.003rd€112,500.004th€50,000.005th€25,001.006th€12,500.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:2m 8.36sOff time:18:46:11
1st
1
25/1
T: R CharltonJ: Andrea Atzeni
In rear, 10th halfway, closed 1f out, ridden and good headway to lead narrowly final 100 yards, kept on best under pressure
2nd
½
3
10/1
T: Sir Michael StouteJ: James Doyle
Rear of mid-division, 8th halfway, ridden 1 1/2f out, closed 1f out, almost on terms final 100 yards, kept on, not match winner close home op 7/1
3rd
1 ¾
9
3/1
T: M MeadeJ: L Dettori
Broke well to lead, 4 lengths clear after 3f, reduced advantage 3f out, under pressure and ridden over 1f out, headed final 100 yards, kept on same pace op 4/1 tchd 9/2
4th
¾
2
33/1
T: J S BolgerJ: K J Manning
Chased clear leader, 4th halfway, progress to 2nd over 1f out, soon ridden, dropped to 4th final 100 yards, no extra
5th
¾
10
50/1
T: A P O'BrienJ: D O'Brien
Mid-division, dropped to 7th halfway, ridden 1 1/2f out, kept on same pace final furlong to 5th close home, no threat tchd 66/1
6th
sh
8
9/1
T: A P O'BrienJ: J A Heffernan
Towards rear, progress to 5th halfway, not much room on inner 1 1/2f out, no extra final furlong op 8/1 tchd 10/1
7th
nse
7
8/11f
T: A P O'BrienJ: R L Moore
Settled 3rd, ridden over 1f out, not much room on inner inside final furlong, no impression, eased closing stages op 4/5 tchd 4/6
8th
1
6
10/1
T: D K WeldJ: P J Smullen
Towards rear, 6th halfway, ridden over 1f out, weakened under 1f out tchd 12/1
9th
3 ½
5
66/1
T: D K WeldJ: D P McDonogh
In rear, 9th halfway, under pressure 2f out, ridden over 1f out, no headway, never a factor
10th
4 ½
4
40/1
T: K J CondonJ: S Foley
Tracked clear leader, 2nd halfway, closed 3f out, weakened over 1f out, eased close home op 33/1 tchd 50/1

Betting Breakdown

€26.60€5.00, €3.10, €1.80
€234.10€1,392.90€256.02€988.36

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