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Calino D'airy (FR) 6,ch g 11-10

Anzillero-Monita D'airy(Oblat)

(14) (Gigginstown House Stud)
Rated 145

Last Three Runs
NH StatisticsRunsWinsPlaces€Level
IRE83118.50
UK101-1.00
P2P110

12th Apr 18 Aintree(2m 3f 200yds Chase, Good to Soft (Soft in places)) Rated 138 33/1 11-4 S W Flanagan 3rd of 6 runners, 2L and 3.25L behind Finian s Oscar and Rene s Girl

26th Dec 17 Leopardstown(2m 1f Hcap Chase, Yielding, Soft In Places) Rated 137 10/1 11-8 D N Russell 14th of 18 runners, 51.13L behind Tisamystery

19th Nov 17 Punchestown(2m 40yds Novice Chase, Soft To Heavy (heavy in places)) Rated 134 10/3 11-4 S W Flanagan 3rd of 4 runners, 0.5L and 15L behind Woodland Opera and Tombstone

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Castlegrace Paddy (IRE) 7,b g 11-10

Flemensfirth-Thunder Road(Mtoto)

(33) d1 (Clipper Logistics Group Ltd)
Rated 150

Last Three Runs
NH StatisticsRunsWinsPlaces€Level
IRE73111.00
P2P100

24th Mar 18 Thurles(2m 2f Novice Chase, Chase: soft. Hurdle/bumper: heavy, soft in places) 11/2 11-2 A E Lynch 1st of 5 runners, by 3.75L and 15L from Jett and Tombstone

16th Dec 17 Fairyhouse(2m Novice Chase, Heavy) 8/1 11-12 A E Lynch 1st of 7 runners, by 7.5L and 1.75L from Bravissimo and Brelade

28th Apr 17 Punchestown(2m Hurdle, Good To Yielding) 7/2 11-12 D N Russell 5th of 9 runners, 13L behind Montalbano

Trainer Quotes

P A Fahy quotes on Castlegrace Paddy (IRE)

His preparation didn't have the one last gallop you'd like but his mobility was unreal and it was the first time I've ever seen him right in himself,. He had been stiff and sore after his last run in December but had no issue for the last six weeks and I could start into training him. He should come on tonnes from this and he'll probably run in the Grade 1 two mile novice chase at Punchestown next. He likes being fresh and we'll keep him fresh for Punchestown now - he's exciting and he deserves a lash at the Grade 1.
After Castlegrace Paddy (IRE) finished 1st at Thurles on Sat, 24th Mar 2018 2m 2f Novice Chase Soft to Heavy

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Footpad (FR) 6,b g 11-10

Creachadoir-Willamina(Sadler's Wells)

(44) (Simon Munir & Isaac Souede)
Rated 166

Last Three Runs
NH StatisticsRunsWinsPlaces€Level
IRE106312.08
UK411-2.17
Other421

13th Mar 18 Cheltenham(1m 7f 199yds Chase, Soft (Heavy in places)) Rated 162 5/6Fav 11-4 R Walsh 1st of 5 runners, by 14L and 0.75L from Brain Power and Petit Mouchoir

3rd Feb 18 Leopardstown(2m 1f Novice Chase, Soft (Hurdle Track), Soft, Yielding In Places (S chase Track)) Rated 160 4/9Fav 11-10 P Townend 1st of 5 runners, by 5L and 19L from Petit Mouchoir and Any Second Now

26th Dec 17 Leopardstown(2m 1f Novice Chase, Yielding, Soft In Places) 4/6Fav 11-12 P Townend 1st of 5 runners, by 11L and 13L from Any Second Now and Jett

Trainer Quotes

W P Mullins quotes on Footpad (FR)

Going past the stands the first time, the horse was off the bridle and looking at the big screens - when he made that bad mistake, I thought it was over. He was off the bridle the whole way down the back, but Ruby just sat and sat and knew the ones in front were going too fast. We know he stays. It's a surprise to us that he's able to win an Arkle. We had him down as our two-and-a-half-mile horse for this year, JLT or possibly RSA, but then when he came out and did what he did in his first two races we said we were in the wrong division and should go back for the Arkle, and he's done that now. I doubt I've had one improve so much from hurdles to fences. His jumping has just brought him up another gear. He could be a Gold Cup horse. Lots of Gold Cup horses have won the Arkle and this fellow is much more laid back than some. I think we will have a good chat with connections and see if they would like to go in that direction. He has plenty of stamina.
After Footpad (FR) finished 1st at Cheltenham on Tue, 13th Mar 2018 1m 7f Chase Soft

Head to Head

In the last 3 years Footpad (FR) has met

HorseNo. Of times
Petit Mouchoir (FR)5
13th Mar Cheltenham(1m 7f 199yds, Chase, Soft (Heavy in places)) Footpad (FR) 1st (5/6Fav 11-4 Rated 162) R Walsh 14.75L in front of Petit Mouchoir (FR) 3rd (4/1 11-4 Rated 157) D N Russell (5 ran)
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3rd Feb Leopardstown(2m 1f , Novice Chase, Soft (Hurdle Track), Soft, Yielding In Places (S'chase Track)) Footpad (FR) 1st (4/9Fav 11-10 Rated 160) P Townend 5.00L in front of Petit Mouchoir (FR) 2nd (3/1 11-10) D N Russell (5 ran)
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14th Mar Cheltenham(2m 87yds, Hurdle, Good to Soft) Petit Mouchoir (FR) 3rd (6/1 11-10 Rated 162) B J Cooper 3.00L in front of Footpad (FR) 4th (14/1 11-10 Rated 147) R Walsh (11 ran)
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29th Jan Leopardstown(2m , Hurdle, Good (Good To Yielding In Places) On Hurdle Crse, Good (Chase Crse)) Petit Mouchoir (FR) 1st (9/10Fav 11-10 Rated 162) D J Mullins 1.00L in front of Footpad (FR) 2nd (12/1 11-8 Rated 147) D A Jacob (4 ran)
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29th Dec Leopardstown(2m , Hurdle, Yielding (yielding to soft in places)) Petit Mouchoir (FR) 1st (6/1 11-10 Rated 151) B J Cooper 14.25L in front of Footpad (FR) 4th (14/1 11-7 Rated 147) D A Jacob (5 ran)
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11-1
Optimus Prime (FR) 6,b g 11-10

Deportivo-Diluvienne(Lights Out)

ts7(93) d2 (Masterson Holdings Limited)
Rated 145

Last Three Runs
NH StatisticsRunsWinsPlaces€Level
UK832-2.55
Other101

23rd Jan 18 Leicester(1m 7f 201yds Chase, Heavy) Rated 145 2/9Fav 11-8 N D Fehily 1st of 3 runners, by hd and from Rayvin Black and

4th Dec 17 Plumpton(2m 214yds Chase, Good to Soft (Good in places)) Rated 143 8/11Fav 11-5 N D Fehily 1st of 4 runners, by 12L and 21L from Shaama Grise and San Pedro De Senam

14th Nov 17 Worcester(2m 110yds Chase, Soft (Good to Soft in places)) Rated 138 6/4 11-1 N D Fehily 1st of 5 runners, by nk and 47L from Tommy Silver and Behind Time

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Petit Mouchoir (FR) 7,gr g 11-10

Al Namix-Arnette(Denham Red)

(12) cd1 bf (Gigginstown House Stud)
Rated 157

Last Three Runs
NH StatisticsRunsWinsPlaces€Level
IRE10546.72
UK604-6.00
P2P110

14th Apr 18 Aintree(1m 7f 176yds Chase, Soft) Rated 157 4/5Fav 11-4 D N Russell 2nd of 6 runners, 2.5L behind Diego du Charmil

13th Mar 18 Cheltenham(1m 7f 199yds Chase, Soft (Heavy in places)) Rated 157 4/1 11-4 D N Russell 3rd of 5 runners, 14L and 0.75L behind Footpad and Brain Power

3rd Feb 18 Leopardstown(2m 1f Novice Chase, Soft (Hurdle Track), Soft, Yielding In Places (S chase Track)) 3/1 11-10 D N Russell 2nd of 5 runners, 5L behind Footpad

Trainer Quotes

Henry De Bromhead quotes on Petit Mouchoir (FR)

Davy gave him a super ride and we can breathe a sigh of relief. It's what you hope he would go out and do and he's done that and I'm delighted. He'd been schooling really well but until you see it on the track you are always a bit anxious but he looked great there. He's clever, and he could come back here for the Grade 2 (Craddockstown Novice on November 19). We'll see what everyone wants to do but that would look a nice race for him. He's always worked really well but physically he's probably filled out more, and he ran a bit heavier here today.
After Petit Mouchoir (FR) finished 1st at Punchestown on Wed, 18th Oct 2017 2m Novice Chase Yielding to Soft

Head to Head

In the last 3 years Petit Mouchoir (FR) has met

HorseNo. Of times
Footpad (FR)5
13th Mar Cheltenham(1m 7f 199yds, Chase, Soft (Heavy in places)) Footpad (FR) 1st (5/6Fav 11-4 Rated 162) R Walsh 14.75L in front of Petit Mouchoir (FR) 3rd (4/1 11-4 Rated 157) D N Russell (5 ran)
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3rd Feb Leopardstown(2m 1f , Novice Chase, Soft (Hurdle Track), Soft, Yielding In Places (S'chase Track)) Footpad (FR) 1st (4/9Fav 11-10 Rated 160) P Townend 5.00L in front of Petit Mouchoir (FR) 2nd (3/1 11-10) D N Russell (5 ran)
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14th Mar Cheltenham(2m 87yds, Hurdle, Good to Soft) Petit Mouchoir (FR) 3rd (6/1 11-10 Rated 162) B J Cooper 3.00L in front of Footpad (FR) 4th (14/1 11-10 Rated 147) R Walsh (11 ran)
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29th Jan Leopardstown(2m , Hurdle, Good (Good To Yielding In Places) On Hurdle Crse, Good (Chase Crse)) Petit Mouchoir (FR) 1st (9/10Fav 11-10 Rated 162) D J Mullins 1.00L in front of Footpad (FR) 2nd (12/1 11-8 Rated 147) D A Jacob (4 ran)
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29th Dec Leopardstown(2m , Hurdle, Yielding (yielding to soft in places)) Petit Mouchoir (FR) 1st (6/1 11-10 Rated 151) B J Cooper 14.25L in front of Footpad (FR) 4th (14/1 11-7 Rated 147) D A Jacob (5 ran)
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Saturnas (FR) 7,b g 11-10

Davidoff-Sayuri(Acatenango)

ts1(25) (Wicklow Bloodstock(Ireland)Ltd)
Rated 143

Last Three Runs
NH StatisticsRunsWinsPlaces€Level
IRE7322.60

1st Apr 18 Fairyhouse(2m 4f Novice Chase, Soft To Heavy (Heavy In Places)) Rated 144 14/1 11-10 M P Walsh 8th of 9 runners, 33.5L behind Al Boum Photo

14th Jan 18 Fairyhouse(2m 1f Novice Chase, Soft, Soft to Heavy in Places) 8/11Fav 11-12 P Townend 1st of 8 runners, by 1.25L and 25L from De Plotting Shed and Light That

10th Dec 17 Punchestown(2m Novice Chase, Heavy) 11/8Fav 11-12 P Townend 2nd of 10 runners, 2.5L behind Avenir D Une Vie

Trainer Quotes

W P Mullins quotes on Saturnas (FR)

He’ll probably go up in trip next time looking at that. His jumping was adequate, and we’ll find a novice for him over further,.
After Saturnas (FR) finished 1st at Fairyhouse on Sun, 14th Jan 2018 2m 1f Novice Chase Soft to Heavy

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Asthuria (FR) 7,b f 11-3

Sagacity-Baturia(Turgeon)

hd8(9) c1 d1 bf (George Creighton)
Rated 135

Last Three Runs
NH StatisticsRunsWinsPlaces€Level
IRE1044-2.78
UK100-1.00
Other100

17th Apr 18 Fairyhouse(2m 4f Chase, Chase: Soft To Heavy Hurdle/Bumper: Soft) Rated 135 6/5Fav 10-11 P Townend 2nd of 5 runners, 6L behind Youcantcallherthat

10th Feb 18 Naas(2m Chase, Heavy) 5/2 10-7 R M Power 2nd of 6 runners, 2.5L behind Benie Des Dieux

7th Jan 18 Naas(2m Novice Chase, Soft To Heavy) 1/3Fav 11-7 P Townend 1st of 6 runners, by 15L and 8L from Golden Flowerpower and Girly Girl

Trainer Quotes

W P Mullins quotes on Asthuria (FR)

she jumped very well and stayed. There is a mares’ novice race coming up at Thurles that we could look at, and she’s a mare that could jump fences in time. I wouldn’t mind bringing her back to two miles.
After Asthuria (FR) finished 1st at Fairyhouse on Wed, 16th Nov 2016 2m 4f Maiden Hurdle Yielding to Soft

First Time - Tonguestrap Saturnas» Full list of First Time Gear

Probable SP 4/9 Footpad, 5/1 Petit Mouchoir, 8/1 Castlegrace Paddy, 16/1 Asthuria, 20/1 Saturnas, Optimus Prime, 50/1 Calino D'airy.

Previous Years
2017 Great Field 6 11-10 J S McGarvey 9/10Fav (W P Mullins)
2016 Douvan 6 11-10 R Walsh 2/9Fav (W P Mullins)
2015 Un De Sceaux 7 11-10 R Walsh 1/10Fav (W P Mullins)
2014 God's Own 6 11-10 B J Geraghty 25/1 (Tom George)
2013 Arvika Ligeonniere 8 11-10 R Walsh 7/2Fav (W P Mullins)
2012 Lucky William 8 11-10 B J Geraghty 4/1 (Thomas Cooper)
2011 Captain Chris 7 11-12 R Johnson 4/6Fav (Philip Hobbs)
2010 Captain Cee Bee 9 11-12 A P McCoy 4/1 (Edward P Harty)
2009 Barker 8 11-12 D J Casey 11/2 (W P Mullins)
2008 Big Zeb 7 11-12 B J Geraghty 4/1 (C A Murphy)
2007 Another Promise 8 11-12 G Lee 5/1 (Ferdy Murphy)
2006 Accordion Etoile 7 11-12 J L Cullen 9/4 (Paul Nolan)
2005 War Of Attrition 6 11-12 C O'Dwyer 3/1 (M F Morris)
2004 Say Again 8 11-12 J L Cullen 6/1 (Paul Nolan)
2003 Le Roi Miguel 5 11-5 R Walsh 8/11Fav (Paul Nicholls)
2002 Moscow Flyer 8 11-12 B J Geraghty 2/5Fav (Mrs John Harrington)
2001 Alcapone 7 11-12 D J Casey 10/1 (M F Morris)
2000 Tiutchev 7 11-9 M A Fitzgerald 9/10Fav (Nicky Henderson)
1999 Sydney Twothousand 9 11-5 N Williamson 11/2 (Noel Meade)
1998 Direct Route 7 11-9 P Carberry 11/10Fav (J H Johnson)
1997 Jeffell 7 12-0 F Woods 11/8Fav (A L T Moore)
1996 Ventana Canyon 7 12-0 R Dunwoody 5/4Fav (E J O'Grady)
1995 Strong Platinum 7 12-0 C O'Dwyer 7/4 (P Burke)
1994 Oh So Grumpy 6 11-8 J Osborne 20/1 (Mrs John Harrington)
1993 Viking Flagship 6 12-0 R Dunwoody 4/1 (D Nicholson)
1992 Classical Charm 9 11-8 K Morgan 8/1 (J A O'Connell)
1991 Rotek 7 10-10 D P Geoghegan 12/1 (J A O'Connell)
1990 Coursing Guy 8 11-6 T J Taaffe 100/30 (A L T Moore)
1989 Tennessee Pass 9 11-3 P L Malone 11/2 (Michael Butler)
1988 Pick En Up 8 11-5 N Madden 7/2 (Miss G O'Brien)

Symbols Explained

ts2 Tongue Strap vs2 Visor hd2 Hood es2 Eye Shield ec2 Eye Cover cp2 Cheekpiece bl2 Blinkers tt2 Tongue Tie cd2 Course and Distance Winner c2 Course Winner d2 Distance Winner bf Beaten Favourite on Last Run

The superscript number on headgear bl2 indicates number of times worn. A plus bl+ indicates more than 10 times where as red background bl1indicates first time.

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