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Race Result Down Royal Fri, 28th Aug, 2009

Going - Flat - Soft, Hurdle - Yielding (Soft in places). Raining

Tote Aggregate - €47176.86.

Down Royal ´Punters Pack´ H´cap (Rated 47-65) of €7000.00 4-y-o plus

7f.  Flat Hcap 1st - €4837.00, 2nd - €1190.00, 3rd - €560.00, 4th - €350.00 12 Ran
An extended handicap for four yrs old and upwards rated 47-65
Penalties - (after calculation of the handicap) A winner shall carry 5lb extra for each race won
 

1st The Gnathologist (IRE) 8-11 (Donal Kinsella)
(1:30.5 2.20 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 4) Rated 52
Tendulkar (USA) - Kayley Dancer (IRE)(Mujadil (USA))
Breeder - Hyde Park Stud

SP 12/1

Lester Winters

E J McNamara(5)

Tote Win €18.20

Place €3.70

loading past form
held up towards rear, headway in 7th 3f out, 5th 2f out, ridden into 4th 1f out, stayed on to narrow lead last 150 yards, disputed last 100 yards, just edged ahead last strides
2ndshd Fast Lightning (IRE) 8-12 (Self Preservation Syndicate)
(1:30.5) (Drawn 6)(Tongue Strap) Rated 53
Barathea (IRE) - Poleaxe (GB)(Selkirk (USA))
Breeder - Frank Dunne

SP 11/2

Miss Regina Bonner

D E Mullins(5)

Place €2.40

loading past form
held up towards rear, headway in 6th 2f out, ridden into 5th 1f out, stayed on to dispute last 100 yards, just failed
3rdnk Gothen Niece (IRE) 9-4 (M McGrogan)
(1:30.6) (Drawn 9) Rated 54
Gothenberg (IRE) - Homestead Niece (USA)(Soviet Lad (USA))
Breeder - Miss Ann Hennessy

SP 7/1

C P Donoghue

C D Hayes

Place €1.90

loading past form
chased leaders, 7th halfway, ridden into 4th 2f out, stayed on in 3rd 1f out, disputed briefly last 150 yards, no extra close home
4th2.5L Kokoro (IRE) 9-11 (Highbrook Syndicate)
(1:31.1) (Drawn 7)(Tongue Strap)(Cheekpiece) Rated 64
Fath (USA) - Esteraad (IRE)(Cadeaux Genereux)
Breeder - Mr & Mrs James J Lenehan

SP 9/2Jfav

Francis Ennis

C P Geoghegan(3)

loading past form
chased leader in 2nd, ridden 3f out, kept on under pressure, challenged 2f out, no extra 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong
5th0.5L Doorock (IRE) 9-3 (J P Prunty)
(1:31.2) (Drawn 8)(Cheekpiece) Rated 63
Redback (GB) - Prime Time Girl (GB)(Primo Dominie)
Breeder - Joseph G Reid

SP 9/2Jfav

S T Nolan

C P Hoban(10)

loading past form
led, ridden and challenged 2f out, kept on, headed last 150 yards, no extra and kept on same pace
6th2.5L Anamundi (GB) 8-11 (T Hogan)
(1:31.7) (Drawn 14)(Tongue Strap)(Cheekpiece) Rated 47
Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Sardonic (GB)(Kris)
Breeder - Plantation Stud

SP 8/1

T Hogan

P J Smullen

loading past form
mid-division, lost place over 2f out, ridden into moderate 8th 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong
7thshd Blue Cross Boy (USA) 8-12 (Adrian McGuinness)
(1:31.7) (Drawn 12)(Blinkers) Rated 48
Sunday Break (JPN) - Introducer (USA)(Cozzene (USA))
Breeder - JMJ Racing Stables

SP 6/1

Adrian McGuinness

D P McDonogh

loading past form
chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden to challenge in 3rd 2f out, no extra in 4th 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong
8th2L Bawnrush (IRE) 8-8 (John F MacInerney)
(1:32.1) (Drawn 11) Rated 49
Pilsudski (IRE) - Titania's Trouble(Fairy King (USA))

SP 16/1

H Rogers

S Foley(5)

loading past form
mid-division, ridden in 8th 2f out, soon no extra and kept on same pace
9th8L San Diego Prince (GB) 9-0 (D Grealish)
(1:33.7) (Drawn 13)(Blinkers)(Tongue Strap) Rated 55
Primo Valentino (IRE) - Lalique (IRE)(Lahib (USA))

SP 14/1

Muredach Kelly

A P Thornton(5)

loading past form
chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden in 7th 2f out, no extra and weakened
10th13L Tobar Suil Lady (IRE) 9-7 (Eye Opener Syndicate)
(1:36.3) (Drawn 5)(Blinkers) Rated 60
Statue Of Liberty (USA) - Stellarette (IRE)(Lycius (USA))

SP 14/1

D M Christie

P Townend(3)

loading past form
chased leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden and weakened over 2f out
11th2.5L Nice Dream (GB) 9-7 (Grange Racing Syndicate)
(1:36.8) (Drawn 3) Rated 60
Oasis Dream (GB) - Have Fun (GB)(Indian Ridge)
Breeder - P D and Mrs Player

SP 12/1

P M Rogers

P B Beggy(3)

loading past form
slowly into stride, always towards rear
12th11L Little Actress (IRE) 8-11 (Always Optimists Syndicate)
(1:39.0) (Drawn 1) Rated 47
King's Theatre (IRE) - Hejraan (USA)(Alydar (USA))

SP 25/1

Thomas Cooper

W M Lordan

loading past form
dwelt, always towards rear
Off 7.50
Time 1m. 30.50 secs, which is 2.20 secs faster than the course average
Tote Exacta €455.80.

Non runners Brodies Dubrovnik (USA) (stone bruise), The Hamptons (declared in error ), Send Me Home , Appletreemagic , Rue De Cabestan
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2007 Moon At Midnight 7 9-11 D J Moran (3) 10/1 (R J Osborne) (Drawn 11)
2006 Ucanstep 6 9-4 Amy Kathleen Parsons (7) 7/1 (C Collins) (Drawn 8)
2005 Wangara 3 9-6 P J Smullen 11/2 (Patrick J Flynn) (Drawn 12)
2004 Baggio 3 9-4 N G McCullagh 4/1 (Charles O'Brien) (Drawn 7)