15:40 Punchestown

Tuesday 16 October 2018

All14:0514:3515:1015:4016:1016:4517:15

Best Price Guaranteed (BPG) With Coral Handicap Hurdle (80-102)

2m 4f  |   Good (Good to Firm in places)  |   16 Runners  |   Turf

Weighed In

Off time: 15:41  |   Winning time: 4m 50.2s

1st
6
811-5
4/1
T: S RyanJ: D N Russell
Waited with, 10th at 4th, headway and slight mistake 3 out, went 3rd before straight, hit last, stayed on well run-in to lead close home op 3/1
2nd
¾
3
8/1
T: C O'BrienJ: P Townend
Mid-division early, 8th at 4th, improved to get on terms before straight, gained narrow lead before last, kept on well run-in, headed close home op 10/1
3rd
1
9
12/1
T: Anthony McCannJ: S O'Callaghan (7)
Soon led, joined approaching 3 out, soon regained narrow lead until joined again before straight, narrowly headed before last, kept on without matching front pair closing stages op 8/1
4th
2
15
25/1
T: D McDonoghJ: A E Lynch
Soon chased leaders, 6th at 4th, 4th before straight, kept on without matching principals from last
5th
1
4
16/1
T: Shane NolanJ: R Loughran
Held up, 15th at 4th, improved into 5th before straight, kept on without matching principals from last
6th
6
5
7/1
T: J M BurkeJ: M P Burke (5)
Mid-division early, 9th at 4th, slow jump 3 out, slight mistake 2 out, 7th before straight, kept on same pace without threatening tchd 13/2
7th
½
13
50/1
T: V C WardJ: E O'Connell (7)
Held up, 13th at 4th, not fluent 9th, improved into 9th into straight but no impression, kept on without threatening
8th
10
2
14/1
T: C O'DwyerJ: R A Doyle (5)
Waited with, slight mistake 1st, 11th at 4th, 10th into straight and one pace op 16/1
9th
½
8
7/2f
T: R TynerJ: M P Walsh
Soon chased leaders, 5th at 4th, close up when mistake 9th, dropped to 6th before straight and no impression op 4/1 tchd 5/1
10th
13
14
14/1
T: Mrs S DawsonJ: S W Flanagan
Waited with, 12th at 4th, one pace approaching straight op 16/1
11th
1
16
50/1
T: Eric LarkinJ: K J Brouder (7)
Tracked leaders, slow jump 1st, 7th at 4th, not fluent 8th, slight mistake 3 out, no extra from next
12th
1 ¾
11
20/1
T: J P DempseyJ: L P Dempsey
Prominent, 2nd at 4th, pushed along approaching 3 out where not fluent, dropped to 8th before straight and no extra
13th
nk
10
50/1
T: J J HanlonJ: B Hayes
Waited with, slow jump 1st, 14th at 4th, no impression 3 out op 40/1
14th
1
12
14/1
T: Matthew J SmithJ: A W Short (3)
Soon tracked leaders, 3rd at 4th, on terms approaching 3 out, soon headed and weakened next op 20/1
15th
10
1
10/1
T: M A CahillJ: E T Daly (7)
Prominent, slight mistakes 1st and 2nd, 4th at 4th, pushed along 8th, lost position from next, soon weakened op 12/1
16th
33
7
14/1
T: T GibneyJ: J M Moore
Held up, soon in rear, never a factor, tailed off

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Betting

Forecast

Dundeedy Lad (7/2), Messie (4/1), Lady Maram (7/1), Rain In Spain (8/1), Theatre Run (10/1), Authorative (12/1), Officers Mess (14/1), Boris Boru (14/1), Bective Cave (14/1), Tara Mia (14/1), Youngnedofthehill (16/1), Kilkeaskin Molly (20/1), Realta Rathcabhain (25/1), Krujers Girl (50/1), Carrigaloe (50/1), Secrets Safe (50/1)

Verdict
MESSIE has a consistent profile, and looks the call with Davy Russell taking over in the saddle. Dundeedy Lad heads the list of dangers, ahead of Downpatrick winner Authorative.
  1. Messie
  2. Dundeedy Lad
  3. Authorative

Previous Winners

2017
Artic Pearl
Weight: 11-0  |Age: 6
Weight: 11-0  |  
Age: 6  |  
J: R Loughran
  |  
T: M Brassil
5/2
Prize Money
1st:
€7,084.00
2nd:
€2,197.00
3rd:
€1,046.00
4th:
€471.00
5th:
€184.00

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