15:05 Cork Sat 6 January 2018

  • McCarthy Insurance Group Handicap Chase
  • 2m 4f, Heavy
  • 9 Runners
  • Winner€11,704.002nd€3,629.003rd€1,729.004th€779.005th€304.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:5m 43.9sOff time:15:08:56
1st
1
9/1
T: S J MahonJ: D F O'Regan
Held up, 8th from 6th, improved to dispute 3rd before straight, soon closed up travelling smoothly, led last, pushed out to assert run-in, stayed on well, comfortably op 8/1 tchd 10/1
2nd
7 ½
3
13/2
T: J P DempseyJ: B Browne (5)
Always prominent, reminder 2nd, 3rd from 6th, on terms before 8th, headed before 10th where slight mistake, soon reminder, led 3 out, jumped slightly right 2 out, headed last, kept on same pace run-in op 9/1
3rd
2 ¾
6
910-10
4/1j
T: W J BurkeJ: P T Enright
Chased leaders, 6th from 6th, closed to dispute 3rd before straight, one pace from before last tchd 10/3
4th
21
7
6/1
T: T O'BrienJ: D J McInerney (5)
Soon tracked leaders, slightly slow 3rd, 4th from 6th, on terms before 8th, headed before 10th where bad mistake, slightly slow 4 out, no extra and one pace next op 8/1
5th
4
4
13/2
T: P M J DoyleJ: J J Doyle
Held up, 7th from 6th, slight mistake 10th, soon reminders, no impression from before 4 out op 9/2
6th
16
9
9/1
T: David KellyJ: K J Brouder (7)
Close up and disputed lead, slight mistake 4th, led before 10th, headed approaching 4 out where 3rd and slight mistake, weakened tchd 7/1

Also Ran

PU
2
911-6
8/1
T: W J AustinJ: R P Treacy (5)
Chased leaders, 5th from 6th, reminders after 10th, soon no impression, pulled up before 3 out op 7/1
PU
5
4/1j
T: T O'BrienJ: D E Splaine
Last from 6th, soon headway to chase leaders before straight, pulled up before last op 9/2
F
8
33/1
T: M WintersJ: B Hayes
Led and disputed, a little keen, narrowly headed before 8th, led again approaching 4 out, headed 3 out, 4th and no extra 2 out, fell last op 28/1 tchd 25/1

Betting Breakdown

€7.30€2.50, €1.90, €1.50
€29.80€468.90€65.91€272.66

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