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Sat, 29th Dec, 2012

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Martinstown Opportunity Handicap Steeplechase (Rated 0-116) of £12,500.00 4-y-o plus

2m. 5f. 1st - £8,625.00 2nd - £2,125.00 3rd - £1,000.00 4th - £625.00 13 Declared Soft (Yielding to Soft in Places on hurdle course) Fine


Formscan By Alan Magee - TARQUINIUS has shown a tendency to jump left on a number of occasions and should be suited by this venue. The Gordon Elliott-trained gelding has been generally consistent this term and can be forgiven a below par effort over an extreme distance at Fairyhouse last time. Lascalahall appears on a reasonable mark and certainly enters calculations on his second to the progressive Saoirse Dun over a similar trip at Naas last month. The booking of Mark Enright adds to confidence. Healys Bar only gave best in the straight behind Glenquest at Punchestown last time, and a number of runners in that 2m6f event showed up well in the valuable Paddy Power Chase here on Thursday.

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An extended handicap steeplechase for four yrs old and upwards rated 0-116
Weights - An extended handicap steeplechase for four yrs old and upwards rated 0-116
Riders - Winner of a steeplechase after calculation of the handicap to carry 4lb extra for each such steeplechase won.

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1p95Mister Farmer 11,ch g 11-7


(Tonguestrap)(1)(O B P Carroll)
Rated 111

Martin Brassil

C Brassil(4)

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5604Healys Bar 8,b g 11-9

Beneficial-River Rescue

(Tonguestrap,Visor)(1)(Keep The Faith Syndicate)
Rated 113

Oliver McKiernan

S J Crimin(4)

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u5b6Jolily 10,b g 11-1

Supreme Leader-Cuilin Bui

(1)(Seamus Lanigan)
Rated 105

Timothy Doyle

M P Burke(4)

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1545Bangonform 8,b g 11-8

Lord Americo-Reynella Cross

(1)(James Murtagh)
Rated 112

D E Fitzgerald

B F Cawley(4)

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p078Ard Agus Fada 9,ch g 10-1

Anshan-Whispering Dawn

(1)(Miss J E Foster)
Rated 91

Miss J Foster

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321pTarquinius 9,gr g 11-5

Turgeon-Shannon Bells

(Blinkers,Tonguestrap)(1)(The Stars & Diamonds Racing Partnershi)
Rated 109

Miss K Frisby

K M Donoghue

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f405North Star Lad 5,b g 9-12

Stardan-Forever Silver

(1)(ASIS Syndicate)
Rated 88

Noel Meade

S J Hassett

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984pSea Master 8,b g 10-5

Flemensfirth-O Tuk Deep

(1)(I Madden)
Rated 95

I Madden

J S McGarvey(4)

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5804Hasty Times 7,b g 11-5

Accordion-Hasty Native

(1)(Mrs A G Kavanagh)
Rated 109

Ross O'Sullivan

D E Splaine(4)

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8625Royal Sam 7,ch g 11-9


(1)(Mrs Kate Hall)
Rated 113

M Todhunter

C D Maxwell

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1460Right Strategy 6,ch g 10-9

Strategic Choice-Marys Rival

(1)(Mr Colm Kedney)
Rated 99

T G McCourt

T C Carroll(2)

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p85pDont Tell De Purty 6,b g 9-10

Beneficial-Right On Target

(Tonguestrap)(1)(Jenny Lynch)
Rated 86

Aidan Anthony Howard

M J Bolger

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3900Scavenger Lad 6,b g 10-9

Overbury-Ruby Thewes

(1)(Barry Maloney)
Rated 99

Conor O'Dwyer

B R Dalton(2)

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7262Lascalahall 7,b g 10-6


(1)(T McParland)
Rated 96

F Flood

M A Enright(2)

Probable SP 5/1 Tarquinius, 6/1 Lascalahall, 7/1 Bangonform, 8/1 Hasty Times, Royal Sam, Mister Farmer, Jolily, Healys Bar, 14/1 North Star Lad, Sea Master, 16/1 Right Strategy, Scavenger Lad, Ard Agus Fada, 25/1 Dont Tell De Purty.

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