14:50 Wexford Sat 8 September 2018

  • Menapia Motors Renault Opportunity Handicap Hurdle (80-95) (Div 2)
  • 2m 4f, Good to Yielding (Yielding in places)
  • 13 Runners
  • Winner€6,468.002nd€2,006.003rd€956.004th€431.005th€168.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:5m 8.2sOff time:14:51:19
1st
3
7/1
T: G AhernJ: S A Shortall
Rear, 12th after 6th, headway after 10th, pushed along in 5th after 3 out, ridden and stayed on to close 2 out, on terms at last, soon led, kept on well, edged left close home tchd 13/2
2nd
1 ¼
1
3/1f
T: N DoolyJ: J P O'Sullivan (4)
Prominent on inner, led at 2nd, travelled well approaching straight, under pressure and headed before 2 out, ridden in 3rd after 2 out, kept on to 2nd closing stages, not trouble winner tchd 11/4
3rd
1 ¾
5
9/1
T: P NolanJ: E T Daly (4)
Towards rear, 11th after 6th, headway to 5th before 4 out, 4th after 3 out, good headway to lead narrowly 2 out, joined at last, soon headed, ridden and weakened to 3rd closing stages
4th
¾
7
1010-12
8/1
T: J P FaheyJ: P E Corbett
Chased leader, 7th after 6th, not fluent at 9th, progress to 4th before 4 out, improved to 3rd after 3 out, no impression on leaders in 4th 2 out, soon ridden, kept on without threatening op 9/1
5th
8 ½
12
14/1
T: Miss D O'SheaJ: John J Fitzpatrick (4)
In rear, not fluent at 1st and 2nd, slightly detached at 5th, closed up on field at 7th, good headway before 10th, under pressure in 6th after 3 out, kept on same pace after 2 out tchd 16/1
6th
4 ½
4
6/1
T: A FogartyJ: D J McInerney
In touch, 6th after 6th, headway after 8th, 2nd at 9th, under pressure and dropped to 5th before 2 out, weakened after 2 out op 7/1
7th
29
9
33/1
T: M J McDonaghJ: C A Landers (4)
Towards rear, 9th after 6th, under pressure before 4 out, weakened after 3 out op 25/1
8th
24
8
510-12
25/1
T: Denis HoganJ: S A Mulcahy (4)
Rear of mid-division, 8th after 6th, under pressure before 4 out, weakened after 3 out
9th
30
14
100/1
T: P J RothwellJ: Gavin Peter Brouder (4)
Rear of mid-division, 10th after 6th, weakened after 10th, tailed off
10th
1
15
611-7
20/1
T: J O CliffordJ: Liam Gilligan (4)
Tracked leader, 4th after 6th, lost place before 9th, dropped to rear and reminders after 9th, soon weakened and detached, tailed off op 16/1

Also Ran

PU
6
10/1
T: Mrs L FowlerJ: C Brassil (2)
In touch on outer, 3rd after 6th, lost place at 9th and reminders, soon weakened and detached, pulled up before 4 out
PU
10
16/1
T: F OakesJ: R A Doyle (2)
Towards rear, progress on inner to 5th after 6th, weakened before 4 out, pulled up before 3 out
PU
11
13/2
T: H De BromheadJ: D Robinson
Led early, headed at 2nd, 5th at 3rd, progress to 2nd before 5th, 3rd at 9th, lost place and ridden after 4 out, weakened, pulled up before 2 out op 8/1

Non-Runners

NR
2
Rain In Spain
711-11
7/1
T: C O'BrienJ: K J Brouder (4)
NR
13
Superefficient
710-11
10/1
T: Ms M DugganJ: D J O'Keeffe (4)
NR
16
Presenting Thewest
1010-11
50/1
T: V T O'BrienJ: Reserve 2

Betting Breakdown

€7.80€2.20, €2.20, €3.70
€17.00€313.70€28.13€197.32

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