11:45 Punchestown

Saturday 14 November 2020

All11:4512:1512:5013:2514:0014:3515:1015:45

    Roche Group At Vista Beginners Chase

  • 4YO plus  |   2m 3f 150y  |   Soft to Heavy (Heavy in places)  |   18 Runners  |   Turf
  • Weighed In
  • Off time: 11:45  |   Winning time: 5m 19.9s
1st
Horse silk
1
4/11f
T: W P MullinsJ: P Townend
Prominent and disputed lead, slight mistake 6 out, pecked badly 2 out, soon led and asserted approaching last where jumped right, kept on well run-in, comfortably op 4/9
2nd
Horse silk
6
5
8/1
T: G ElliottJ: J W Kennedy
Led or disputed lead, jumped left 3rd and 6th, slight mistake 4 out and jumped left next, headed after 2 out and no impression on winner before last, kept on one pace op 6/1
3rd
Horse silk
2 ¼
13
50/1
T: T FoleyJ: P D Kennedy
Tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, pushed along and no impression after 3 out, kept on one pace op 33/1
4th
Horse silk
8 ½
14
5/1
T: N MeadeJ: M P Walsh
Chased leaders, 4th halfway, slight mistakes 9th and 10th, mistake 4 out, pushed along and no impression after next, no extra from 2 out, kept on one pace
5th
Horse silk
7
3
40/1
T: G ElliottJ: B J Cooper
Mid-division, mistake 2nd, headway into 5th after 4 out, pushed along and no impression approaching 2 out, no extra, kept on one pace op 25/1
6th
Horse silk
4
11
15/2
T: J P O'BrienJ: J J Slevin
Chased leaders, 5th 5 out and pecked next, no impression when slight mistake 2 out, no extra, kept on one pace op 10/1 tchd 11/1
7th
Horse silk
24
12
18/1
T: H De BromheadJ: Rachael Blackmore
Mid-division, never a factor, no threat from 4 out, no extra in straight op 16/1
8th
Horse silk
4 ¼
17
22/1
T: M F MorrisJ: P T Enright
Chased leaders, 6th when bad mistake 5 out, no impression and mistake next, weakened tchd 20/1
9th
Horse silk
12
16
200/1
T: C ByrnesJ: D J McInerney
Mid-division, mistake 9th, no extra from 4 out, weakened op 150/1
10th
Horse silk
23
6
712-0
100/1
T: H De BromheadJ: S W Flanagan
Rear of mid-division, never a factor, mistakes 9th and 5 out, no extra, tailed off op 66/1
11th
Horse silk
46
8
300/1
T: Louise G LyonsJ: D P Holden (7)
Always rear, slight mistake 1st, never a factor, detached after 6th, weakened, completely tailed off op 200/1
12th
Horse silk
1 ¾
9
150/1
T: Mrs G CallaghanJ: K M Donoghue
Always towards rear, detached when jumped right 5 out, weakened, completely tailed off op 125/1 tchd 200/1
13th
Horse silk
nk
15
250/1
T: E BolgerJ: D J O'Keeffe
Always towards rear, detached halfway, no extra, completely tailed off op 150/1
14th
Horse silk
6
10
512-0
300/1
T: J J HanlonJ: Jamie Hayes (7)
Always towards rear, never a factor, detached halfway, weakened, completely tailed off op 200/1

Also Ran

F
Horse silk
2
912-0
200/1
T: D CullenJ: D F O'Regan
Mid-division, jumped right 5 out, no impression when fell next op 100/1
F
Horse silk
4
200/1
T: J J HanlonJ: A M King (7)
Towards rear, badly hampered and brought down 2nd op 125/1
F
Horse silk
7
250/1
T: E CawleyJ: C D Timmons (3)
Mid-division, mistake 1st, lost place after halfway, towards rear when slight mistake 6 out, no extra, well behind when fell last op 125/1
UR
Horse silk
18
300/1
T: T G McCourtJ: C P McNamara (5)
In rear when mistake 1st and unseated rider op 200/1

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Non-Runners

21
Horse silk
Dream On John573
Weight: 12-0|  Age: 6
T: Mrs G Callaghan  J: Reserve 3
NR
20
Horse silk
Stansfield242
Weight: 12-0|  Age: 6
T: Paul Traynor  J: Reserve 2
NR
19
Horse silk
Legal Lord315
Weight: 12-0|  Age: 9
T: S Neville  J: Reserve 1
NR

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win:€1.30Pl:€1.02, €1.70, €11.20EX:€4.40Trifecta:€138.90SF:€5.39

Forecasts

Asterion Forlonge (4/11), School Boy Hours (5/1), Midnight Run (15/2), Conflated (8/1), Punitive (18/1), Whatsnotoknow (22/1), Braeside (40/1), Rebel Gold (50/1), Derby (100/1), Haggard Lad (150/1), The Big Galloper (200/1), Comporta (200/1), Banjo (200/1), Stealthy Tom (250/1), Diamond Grove (250/1), Espion Du Chenet (300/1), Mezyan (300/1), Jess's Corner (300/1)

Verdict

ASTERION FORLONGE, a Grade 1 winner over hurdles as a novice, should take all beating on this switch to chasing. School Boy Hours and Conflated may be the two to give him most to think about.

  1. ASTERION FORLONGE (FR)
  2. SCHOOL BOY HOURS (IRE)
  3. CONFLATED (IRE)

Previous Winners

2019
Faugheen
Weight: 11-12  |Age: 11
8/11

Prize Money

1st: €7,500.002nd: €2,500.003rd: €1,250.004th: €625.005th: €375.006th: €250.00

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