13:50 Leopardstown Sun 4 February 2018

  • Deloitte Novice Hurdle (Grade 1) (Class 1)
  • 2m, Soft (Soft to Heavy in places)
  • 11 Runners
  • Winner€59,000.002nd€19,000.003rd€9,000.004th€4,000.005th€2,000.006th€1,000.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:4m 8.7sOff time:13:50:49
1st
2
611-10
4/6f
T: G ElliottJ: J W Kennedy
Soon tracked leaders, 4th after 3rd, closed up travelling smoothly approaching straight, soon on terms, led approaching last, quickly asserted, stayed on well run-in, impressive tchd 8/11
2nd
5 ½
6
9/1
T: W P MullinsJ: N D Fehily
Held up, 9th after 3rd, headway from before straight, soon chased leaders and no impression, kept on without troubling winner into 2nd run-in op 12/1
3rd
3 ¾
1
16/1
T: H De BromheadJ: D N Russell
Took keen hold and led from 1st, headed after 3rd, on terms before 2 out, soon led again, joined straight, headed approaching last and no impression and slight mistake, one pace and dropped to 3rd run-in
4th
3 ¼
11
25/1
T: W P MullinsJ: D J Mullins
Held up, 8th after 3rd, slight mistake 3 out, no impression approaching straight, some headway to chase leaders when slight mistake last, kept on same pace without threatening op 20/1
5th
½
9
14/1
T: W P MullinsJ: Mr P W Mullins
Led early, prominent, led again after 3rd, hit 5th, joined before 2 out, soon headed and one pace straight
6th
¾
5
16/1
T: Ms M MullinsJ: R M Power
Soon chased leaders, 5th after 3rd, one pace straight
7th
½
10
511-9
4/1
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Mid-division early, 6th after 3rd, one pace straight and slightly slow at last tchd 7/2
8th
6
8
50/1
T: J P O'BrienJ: B J Geraghty
Soon tracked leaders, 3rd after 3rd, no extra approaching last op 40/1
9th
nk
7
20/1
T: J P O'BrienJ: M P Walsh
Held up, 10th after 3rd, no impression approaching straight tchd 16/1
10th
7 ½
4
50/1
T: H De BromheadJ: S W Flanagan
Mid-division early, 7th after 3rd, no extra straight and not fluent last
11th
3 ½
3
66/1
T: T MullinsJ: B J Cooper
Held up, last after 3rd, no impression approaching straight op 80/1 tchd 50/1

Betting Breakdown

€1.50€1.02, €2.60, €3.60
€7.80€67.50€7.90€61.89

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