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Race Result Downpatrick Sun, 25th Mar, 2012

Going - Good (Good To Firm In Places). Fine

Toals Bookmakers H´cap S´chase (Rated 0-102) of €8000.00 5-y-o plus

2m. 5f. 110yds.  Hcap Chase 1st - €5520.00, 2nd - €1360.00, 3rd - €640.00, 4th - €400.00 12 Ran
An extended handicap steeplechase for five yrs old and upwards rated 0-102
Penalties - Winner of a steeplechase after calculation of the handicap to carry 4lb extra for each such steeplechase won.

See also » Jumping the game for Dun Masc
The ground made a difference to him. He jumped well. D T Hughes, trainer

1st Dun Masc (IRE) 11-5 (A M Ryan)
(5:24.5 14.07 secs faster on today's going ) (Blinkers) Rated 95(+7 after this run)
Right Win (IRE) - Timber Toes (IRE)(Mandalus)
Breeder - Patrick Barron

(Ring price: 6/1 13/2 6/1) SP 6/1

D T Hughes

B J Cooper

loading past form
chased leaders, 4th halfway, 3rd 6 out, improved to lead before 4 out, ridden and kept on well from last
2nd1.25L Streamtown (IRE) 11-5 (Barry Murphy)
(5:24.8) Rated 102(+3 after this run)
Bob Back (USA) - Kelly Gales (IRE)(Strong Gale)
Breeder - Pat Tobin

(Ring price: 5/1 11/2 6/1 11/2 6/1 13/2) SP 13/2

S R B Crawford

Mr B G Crawford(7)

loading past form
held up early, 7th halfway, headway into 3rd 3 out, ridden 2 out, 2nd run-in and kept on same pace
3rd3.5L Island Peak (IRE) 11-5 (Miss Imelda Walsh)
(5:25.6) Rated 95(+1 after this run)
Beneficial (GB) - Replica (IRE)(Roselier (FR))
Breeder - John Brophy

(Ring price: 6/1 13/2 7/1) SP 7/1

Michael John O'Connor

P Carberry

loading past form
chased leaders, 2nd halfway, led before 6 out, headed before 4 out, ridden in 2nd before 2 out, no extra in 3rd run-in, kept on same pace
4th13L Saddler's Native (IRE) 10-4 (Anthony McCann)
(5:28.6) Rated 85
Saddlers' Hall (IRE) - Farney Girl (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - John McCann

(Ring price: 20/1 16/1) SP 16/1

Patrick O Brady

M W Bowes(5)

loading past form
held up towards rear, some headway in moderate 7th 3 out, ridden and no impression before 2 out, 6th last, kept on one pace run-in
5th2.75L Inverglen (IRE) 11-6 (D L McCammon)
(5:29.2) (Tongue Strap) Rated 96(-1 after this run)
Flemensfirth (USA) - Catch Those Kisses (GB)(Deploy)
Breeder - James Reeves

(Ring price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1) SP 12/1

S R B Crawford

R M Power

loading past form
chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden 3 out, no extra before next, kept on one pace
6th1.5L The Corby Glenn (IRE) 11-2 (U McGranaghan)
(5:29.6) Rated 99(-1 after this run)
Broken Hearted - Always Proud (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Martin J Dibbs

SP 5/1Jfav

C A McBratney

B R Dalton(7)

loading past form
mid-division, 8th halfway, headway into 3rd before 4 out, ridden in 4th and no extra before 2 out, kept on one pace
7th9L Paddysparks (IRE) 10-0 (T J O'Sullivan)
(5:31.7) (Blinkers)(Tongue Strap) Rated 76(-3 after this run)
Beneficial (GB) - Polar Charm (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Paddy Meade

(Ring price: 25/1 20/1 25/1 20/1) SP 20/1

P J F Hassett

D J Howard

loading past form
rear of mid-division for most, ridden in 8th 3 out, no impression
8th7.5L Equation (IRE) 11-5 (Peter Casey)
(5:33.4) Rated 95(-2 after this run)
Lahib (USA) - Orchestral Sport (IRE)(Orchestra)
Breeder - Peter Casey

SP 14/1

Peter Casey

Andrew J McNamara

loading past form
chased leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden in 6th 3 out, soon no extra
9th21L Victrix Gale (IRE) 11-5 (Badgers Syndicate)
(5:38.2) Rated 95
Presenting (GB) - Ballyclough Gale(Strong Gale)
Breeder - Mrs Elizabeth Grant

(Ring price: 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 6/1) SP 6/1

A J Martin

R Walsh

loading past form
always towards rear
u.r. Good Luck Chuck (IRE) 10-11 (Sean Maguire)
(Blinkers)(Tongue Strap) Rated 92
Synefos (USA) - Lawnett (GB)(Runnett)
Breeder - Eunan Sean O'Rourke

(Ring price: 11/2 5/1) SP 5/1Jfav

David Martin Kelly

T C Carroll(5)

loading past form
mid-division, 6th halfway, unseated rider 5 out
u.r. Mickey Monk (IRE) 10-5 (Sean F Gallagher)
Rated 84
Lil's Boy (USA) - Mega Drama (IRE)(King's Theatre (IRE))
Breeder - Mr K Bolger

SP 20/1

Paul Stafford

C D Maxwell(3)

loading past form
led, headed before 6 out, 4th before 4 out where unseated rider
u.r. Bennys Breeze (IRE) 9-12 (Mrs E Slevin)
Rated 74
Beneficial (GB) - Gaelic (IRE)(Strong Gale)
Breeder - Sean Hurley

(Ring price: 14/1 16/1 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

S Slevin

S W Jackson

loading past form
chased leaders, unseated rider 2nd
Off 4.23
Time 5m. 24.50 secs, which is 14.07 secs faster than the course average

Non runners Minor Power (ground conditions), Mylerstown (lame)