Down Royal

Friday, 17th Mar 2017

GOING: Yielding - Soft

Martinstown Opportunity Handicap Hurdle

  • Race Time: 5:06.7
  • Off Time: 14:31
  • 2m 3f 105yds
  • 12 ran

The Martinstown Opportunity Handicap Hurdle of EUR12,500 (Rated 80-95) (Generously sponsored by Mr. J.P. McManus) Of which the second will receive EUR2,500, the third EUR1,250, the fourth EUR625 and the fifth EUR312.50

  • Tote Exacta: (9/15) €216.00
  • Tote Trifecta: (9/15/12) €1415.50

1st

  • 8YO
  • B
  • G
  • Kalanisi - Tara Brooch
  • Rating: 90
  • 11 - 7
  • TOTE Win: €9.00
  • Place: €2.30
  • SP: 7/1 Jt2Fav

mid-division on inner, headway into 4th 3 out, improved to lead before next, soon went clear, pushed out run-in and stayed on well, comfortably

2nd

5½ lengths

  • 6YO
  • B
  • G
  • Robin des Pres (FR) - Frankies Tune
  • Rating: 84
  • 10 - 11
  • Place: €5.50
  • SP: 14/1

rear of mid-division, headway 5 out, 3rd next, led and slight mistake 3 out, soon ridden and headed before next, kept on same pace in 2nd from last

3rd

Neck

  • 7YO
  • B
  • G
  • Robin des Pres (FR) - Whistful Suzie
  • Rating: 87
  • 11 - 2
  • Place: €3.60
  • SP: 12/1

mid-division, headway 4 out, went 3rd next, soon ridden, kept on same pace from next

4th

½ lengths

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D.J. Hand (2)

  • 5YO
  • CH
  • F
  • Medicean (GB) - Towaahi
  • Rating: 87
  • 11 - 2
  • Place: €1.70
  • SP: 14/1

rear of mid-division, pushed along briefly at 6th, 10th after 4 out, soon ridden, 6th 2 out, kept on without threatening

5th

6½ lengths

  • 9YO
  • CH
  • G
  • Rudimentary (USA) - Grangeclare Lodge
  • Rating: 93
  • 11 - 10
  • SP: 9/1

mid-division, ridden in 6th 4 out, 5th 2 out, no extra

6th

4¼ lengths

  • 11YO
  • B
  • G
  • King's Theatre - Keep Hunting
  • Rating: 79
  • 10 - 7
  • SP: 50/1

rear of mid-division, ridden in 9th after 3 out, kept on one pace

7th

4½ lengths

  • 5YO
  • CH
  • G
  • Presenting (GB) - Terre Haute
  • Rating: 95
  • 11 - 12
  • SP: 7/1 Jt2Fav

tracked leaders on inner, pushed along briefly approaching 5th, ridden in 5th 3 out, no impression

8th

Head

  • 6YO
  • B
  • F
  • High Chaparral - Bali Hai (GB)
  • Rating: 79
  • 10 - 7
  • SP: 11/1

tracked leaders, led before 4 out, ridden and headed next, weakened

9th

3¾ lengths

  • 7YO
  • B
  • G
  • Shirocco (GER) - Guarantia (GB)
  • Rating: 93
  • 11 - 8
  • SP: 14/1

towards rear, hampered 3 out, no impression from next, never a factor

10th

3¾ lengths

  • 8YO
  • B
  • G
  • Craigsteel (GB) - Hil Rhapsody (GB)
  • Rating: 93
  • 11 - 10
  • SP: 10/1

slowly away and in rear, no impression from 3 out, never a factor

11th

28 lengths

  • 6YO
  • B
  • F
  • Flemensfirth (USA) - Sunset Queen
  • Rating: 89
  • 11 - 4
  • SP: 12/1

mid-division, no impression from 3 out, never a factor

12th

3¾ lengths

  • 10YO
  • CH
  • F
  • Carroll House - Scree
  • Rating: 91
  • 11 - 8
  • SP: 20/1

always behind, trailing early, no impression from 3 out

p.u.

  • 11YO
  • B BR
  • G
  • Talkin Man (CAN) - Supreme Rehearsal
  • Rating: 95
  • 11 - 12
  • SP: 14/1

tracked leaders on outer, pushed along in mid-division at 4th, no impression from 4 out, pulled up before 3 out

p.u.

  • 7YO
  • B
  • G
  • Where Or When - Graphic Artist
  • Rating: 92
  • 11 - 9
  • SP: 4/1 Fav

rear of mid-division on outer, landed awkwardly and pulled up after 4th

u.r.

  • 8YO
  • B
  • G
  • Heron Island - Lee Valley Native
  • Rating: 91
  • 11 - 4
  • SP: 14/1

led, headed before 4 out, soon no impression, weakening when hampered and unseated rider 3 out

  • 5YO
  • B
  • G
  • Darsi (FR) - Native Coin
  • Rating: 88
  • 11 - 5
  • SP: 25/1

tracked leaders early, pushed along from 6th, tailed off 4 out, pulled up before next

fell

  • 6YO
  • B
  • G
  • Tikkanen (USA) - Sovereign Magic (GB)
  • Rating: 85
  • 11 - 0
  • SP: 16/1

rear of mid-division, pushed along in 8th and fell 3 out

p.u.

  • 11YO
  • B
  • G
  • Pushkin - Noeleens Delight
  • Rating: 81
  • 10 - 10
  • SP: 20/1

always behind, no impression from 4 out, pulled up before 2 out

2016: Theo 6 11-2, C. Brassil, S. Donohoe 10/1

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