13:50 Leopardstown Thu 28 December 2017

  • Irish Daily Star Christmas Novice Handicap Hurdle
  • 2m, Soft (Yielding in places)
  • 14 Runners
  • Winner€10,780.002nd€3,343.003rd€1,592.004th€717.005th€280.006th€849.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:4m 7.4sOff time:13:56:29
1st
2
611-10
16/1
T: J P O'BrienJ: S A Shortall (3)
Raced in 7th early, soon chased leaders in 6th, progress to challenge from before last and soon on terms and slight mistake, stayed on well run-in to lead near line and rider lost whip op 20/1
2nd
hd
5
411-4
10/1
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Led early, prominent, challenged and led again before last, soon joined and slight mistake, kept on well run-in, headed near line tchd 11/1
3rd
2 ¼
13
9/1
T: A J MartinJ: D F O'Regan
Soon towards rear, progress on inner to track leaders into straight and soon not much room, switched right run-in, kept on without matching front pair tchd 8/1
4th
1 ¼
11
8/1
T: Mrs J HarringtonJ: M P Walsh
Soon towards rear, closed up to chase leaders when not much room and switched right approaching last, kept on without threatening op 9/1
5th
5 ½
14
10/1
T: A J MartinJ: D Meyler
Held up, 10th early, closed up travelling smoothly on outer into straight, chased leaders and kept on same pace from before last op 12/1
6th
4 ½
10
16/1
T: C O'DwyerJ: R A Doyle (5)
Tracked leaders, 4th early, soon 5th, effort and closed up from before straight, no extra and one pace from before last tchd 12/1
7th
3
6
8/1
T: J M BurkeJ: M P Burke (5)
Soon towards rear, headway to chase leaders but no impression when slight mistake last, one pace
8th
4 ¼
1
12/1
T: E P HartyJ: N D Fehily
Soon tracked leaders and a little keen, 5th early, soon 4th, on terms 3 out, led briefly approaching last, soon headed and no extra op 16/1
9th
½
8
10/1
T: J P DempseyJ: L P Dempsey
Soon prominent, effort from before straight, soon no extra and one pace op 14/1 tchd 9/1
10th
¾
3
13/2
T: H De BromheadJ: D Robinson (5)
Soon led, joined 3 out, headed and squeezed for room approaching last, soon no extra tchd 6/1
11th
3 ¾
9
10/1
T: A J MartinJ: E O'Connell (7)
Held up, 11th early, effort from before straight, soon no impression op 9/1
12th
nk
4
25/1
T: A McGuinnessJ: Mr L J McGuinness (7)
Chased leaders early, soon raced in 8th, effort approaching straight, soon no impression
13th
4 ½
7
3/1f
T: M F MorrisJ: B J Geraghty
Chased leaders, 6th early, soon 7th, effort approaching straight, soon no extra op 4/1 tchd 5/1
14th
16
12
50/1
T: C O'DwyerJ: Rachael Blackmore
Held up, 9th early, under pressure from 3 out and dropped to rear, soon no extra

Betting Breakdown

€22.30€5.50, €3.80, €2.80
€241.70€2,681.90€183.19€1,571.04

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