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Sligo Sun, 4th May, 2008

Going - Heavy. 

Jackpot Pool - €1,073.50 Winning Units - 4 Dividend - €201.20. Placepot Pool - €8,133.27 Winning Units - 11 Dividend - €537.70. Tote Aggregate - €96094.00.

(Tote Dividend © Tote Ireland Ltd 2016)

Join The Sligo Race Supp.Club M´dn H´dle of €8500.00 5-y-o 2m.

1st - €5873.50, 2nd - €1445.00, 3rd - €680.00, 4th - €425.00 15 Ran
Gambled-on Cantrell was the main eye-catcher. Gift Of The Gods (subject of market support) also showed that she can win a race. Capall Eile (mounted out on the track) was never in it and unseated four out. He burst a blood vessel. Sir Mozart (ground) was a non-runner.


  • Race Conditions
1st Allen Diamond (IRE) 10-11 (W Flood)
(4:32.9 1.22 secs slower on today's going )
Generous (IRE) - Ruby Setting(Gorytus (USA))
Breeder - Robert & Michael Dore

SP 4/1

Mark Michael McNiff

L McNiff(7)

Tote Win €6.10

Place €2.50

loading past form
tracked leaders, closer in 2nd before 2 out, challenged under pressure and led run-in, stayed on
2nd1L Gift Of The Gods (IRE) 10-13 (F A O'Neill)
Presenting (GB) - Temple Heather (GB)(Faustus (USA))

SP 13/2

Adrian Maguire

R Loughran

Place €1.50

loading past form
led, joined 3 out where slight mistake, soon headed, remained prominent, 3rd from before 2 out, switched to outer and renewed effort run-in, stayed on well, not reach winner
3rdhd Cantrell (IRE) 11-4 (V B M Racing Syndicate)
High Roller (IRE) - Executive Seat (IRE)(Executive Perk)
Breeder - Miss Noelle Canheady

SP 3/1Jfav

T M Walsh

R Walsh

Place €2.00

loading past form
rear of mid-division, 10th approaching 3 out, ridden in 7th straight, 6th at last, stayed on well without reaching 1st 2 run-in
4thshd Thethirdoftheforth (IRE) 11-1 (John B Delaney)
Flemensfirth (USA) - Myra Gaye(Buckskin (FR))

SP 33/1

Mark L Fagan

S W Flanagan(3)

loading past form
close up, led from 3 out, strongly pressed and headed run-in, soon dropped to 4th and kept on same pace
5th4.5L Macs Lad (IRE) 10-11 (John McKeague)
Old Vic - Nanna's Joy (IRE)(Phardante (FR))

SP 50/1

Liam McAteer

Mr D J Brogan(7)

loading past form
always prominent, 4th at last, no impression under pressure run-in
6th3L Hawk Hogan (IRE) 11-4 (J P Dunne)
Oscar (IRE) - Castle-Etta (IRE)(Carlingford Castle)

SP 7/1

E J O'Grady

Andrew J McNamara

loading past form
mid-division, closer in 4th 2 out, 5th and no impression under pressure from last
7th8L Khazar (FR) 11-12 (John P McManus)
(4:37.3) Rated 99
Anabaa (USA) - Khalisa (IRE)(Persian Bold)
Breeder - H.H. The Aga Khan's Studs S.C.

SP 3/1Jfav

Niall Madden

N P Madden

loading past form
mid-division, closed approaching 2 out, 6th straight, no impression under pressure from before last
8th26L Cylindar Rattler (IRE) 11-1 (Brian Redmond)
Beauchamp King (GB) - Run Or Bust (IRE)(Commanche Run)
Breeder - Joseph Gallagher

SP 20/1

P J Rothwell

S W Jackson(3)

loading past form
prominent, no extra and lost place from before 2 out, soon eased
9th0.5L Violet Hill (IRE) 10-8 (Thisiswhenthetroublestarts Syn)
Bob Back (USA) - Melarka(Dara Monarch)

SP 16/1

F Flood

S J Hassett(5)

loading past form
towards rear, no danger and kept on same pace from before 2 out
10thnk Galley Light (IRE) 11-4 (N O'Flaherty)
Turtle Island (IRE) - Coola Cross (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))

SP 10/1

C F Swan

D J Casey

loading past form
prominent, ridden and weakened from before 2 out
11thhd Mooney's Vic (IRE) 11-4 (Mrs Linda O'Connor)
Old Vic - Mooneys Hill (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Larry O'Connor

SP 20/1

J A O'Connell

B J Geraghty

loading past form
mid-division, 8th approaching 3 out, no extra from before next
12th1L Jacks Island (IRE) 11-1 (Butlersgrange Racing Syndicate)
Turtle Island (IRE) - Good Thyne Mary (IRE)(Good Thyne (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Juliet Brown

SP 14/1

P J Rothwell

N J O'Shea(3)

loading past form
slow jump 1st, always towards rear
13th11L Good Knight (IRE) 11-4 (John P McManus)
Kotashaan (FR) - Night Therapy (IRE)(Mandalus)

SP 25/1

P A Fahy

A P Crowe

loading past form
mid-division, 11th approaching 3 out, no extra from before next
u.r. Capall Eile (IRE) 11-4 (Crazy Capall Crew Syndicate)

Turtle Island (IRE) - Laurens Pet (IRE)(Glacial Storm (USA))

SP 33/1

Paul John Gilligan

A E Lynch

loading past form
towards rear, mistake and unseated rider 4 out
p.u. Dahistan (IRE) 10-11 (M C O Racing Syndicate)
Sendawar (IRE) - Daftara (IRE)(Caerleon (USA))

SP 33/1

F Birrane

I J McCarthy(7)

loading past form
hampered and mistake 1st, always in rear, completely tailed off when pulled up before 2 out
Off 2.50
Time 4m. 32.90 secs, which is 1.22 secs slower than the course average
Tote Exacta €50.30.
ToteTrio €31.70.

Non runners Sir Mozart (non-runner), My Boy Bobby (non-runner), Halls Run (non-runner), Tough Article (non-runner)
2007 Field Commander 5 11-4 D J Casey 6/1 (Michael Hourigan)
2006 Masamiyr 5 11-12 R Walsh 8/11Fav (M Halford)