12:15 Leopardstown Thu 28 December 2017

  • attheraces.com Maiden Hurdle
  • 2m 4f 35y, Soft (Yielding in places)
  • 15 Runners
  • Winner€8,624.002nd€2,673.003rd€1,274.004th€574.005th€223.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:5m 21.5sOff time:12:16:57
1st
7
11/4
T: G ElliottJ: R Loughran
Tracked leaders, 3rd approaching 5th, 2nd approaching straight, soon ridden to challenge, kept on well final furlong to lead closing stages op 5/2
2nd
1
11
411-7
10/1
T: Mrs J HarringtonJ: R M Power
Held up, 8th approaching 5th, slight mistake 6th, went 5th approaching straight, soon ridden and kept on well without matching winner inside final furlong op 12/1
3rd
sh
8
411-7
6/4f
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Tracked leaders, 4th approaching 5th where slightly slow, 3rd approaching straight, challenged and on terms inside final furlong, soon headed and kept on without matching 1st 2 op 13/8 tchd 7/4
4th
hd
17
20/1
T: J P O'BrienJ: B J Geraghty
Held up towards rear, took keen hold and closer order after 2nd, 7th approaching 5th, ridden straight, ran on well closing stages op 18/1 tchd 16/1
5th
1 ½
14
33/1
T: Mrs J HarringtonJ: M P Walsh
Held up, 10th approaching 5th, effort and not much room before straight, soon chased leaders, ran on without threatening inside final furlong tchd 28/1
6th
sh
6
7/2
T: H De BromheadJ: N D Fehily
Soon disputed lead, led from final hurdle, headed inside final furlong, soon no extra, one pace tchd 3/1
7th
4 ¾
2
20/1
T: O McKiernanJ: B Browne (5)
Chased leaders, briefly impeded approaching 4th, 6th approaching 5th, 4th approaching straight, soon ridden and kept on same pace op 33/1
8th
8
3
33/1
T: J P O'BrienJ: S A Shortall (3)
Held up, soon towards rear, progress from before final hurdle, kept on same pace without threatening from before straight op 40/1
9th
9 ½
13
411-7
40/1
T: N MeadeJ: B J Cooper
Held up, not fluent 4th, 11th approaching 5th where slight mistake, soon headway, slight mistake final hurdle, no impression straight
10th
1 ¾
5
66/1
T: J P O'BrienJ: D N Russell
Tracked leaders, 5th approaching 5th, 6th approaching straight, soon no impression
11th
15
15
25/1
T: Mrs J HarringtonJ: M A Enright
Soon disputed lead, mistake 6th, headed from final hurdle, weakened straight op 33/1
12th
15
4
66/1
T: M F MorrisJ: Rachael Blackmore
Held up, 12th approaching 5th, no extra straight
13th
99
10
100/1
T: L ComerJ: R M Short (7)
Held up, soon towards rear, not fluent 6th, not fluent 7th and no extra, completely tailed off

Also Ran

UR
9
33/1
T: N MeadeJ: S W Flanagan
Mistake and unseated rider 1st
PU
16
66/1
T: E J O'GradyJ: D F O'Regan
Held up, mistake at 3rd hurdle jumped, 9th approaching 5th, pulled up quickly after 6th

Non-Runners

NR
1
Bazarov
411-7
66/1
T: J O CliffordJ: Rachael Blackmore
NR
12
Kalamkan
411-7
50/1
T: T G McCourtJ: C D Timmons (3)

Betting Breakdown

€3.40€1.20, €2.20, €1.30
€25.90€102.90€28.32

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