13:50 Leopardstown Wed 27 December 2017

  • Paddy Power Future Champions Novice Hurdle (Grade 1) (Class 1)
  • 2m, Soft (Yielding in places)
  • 7 Runners
  • Winner€50,150.002nd€16,150.003rd€7,649.004th€3,400.005th€1,700.006th€849.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:4m 0.5sOff time:13:51:11
1st
7
9/1
T: W P MullinsJ: D J Mullins
In rear, soon detached, some headway in 6th from 3 out, 4th approaching straight, soon moderate 3rd and no impression until left in lead from last, stayed on well run-in op 10/1
2nd
19
2
8/1
T: J P O'BrienJ: B J Geraghty
Soon tracked leaders, 4th approaching 4th, soon closed up, disputed 2nd from 3 out, dropped to moderate 4th and no impression straight, left 2nd and kept on same pace from last op 10/1
3rd
1
1
511-10
25/1
T: G ElliottJ: D N Russell
Disputed lead early, soon led, headed before 5th, dropped to 5th from 3 out, soon no impression, left 3rd and kept on same pace from last op 33/1
4th
52
3
33/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Alexis Poirier
Disputed lead early, prominent, 3rd after 3rd, soon lost place, last from 3 out and no extra, left 6th from 2 out and distant 4th from last op 25/1

Also Ran

RO
4
1/1f
T: G ElliottJ: J W Kennedy
Soon tracked leaders, 2nd approaching 4th, led before next, not fluent 3 out, ran out 2 out op 5/4 tchd 11/8
F
5
11/4
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Tracked leaders early, dropped to 6th and pushed along approaching 4th, improved into 4th from 3 out, left in lead from next, strongly pressed straight and narrowly headed when fell last op 2/1 tchd 3/1
F
6
411-7
8/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Mr P W Mullins
Held up in touch, 5th approaching 4th, closed up to be prominent 3 out, soon disputed 2nd, travelling smoothly straight and slight lead when fell last op 7/1

Betting Breakdown

€6.60€2.30, €3.00
€51.60€477.40€75.50

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