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Race Result Leopardstown Sun, 10th Apr, 2011

Going - Good To Firm (Good In Places). Sunny and warm

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €4,221.00 carried forward to Tipperary on Thu, 14th Apr. Placepot Pool - €17,896.51 Winning Units - 11.67 Dividend - €1,150.10. Daily Double Dividend - €68.00. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €11,881.00 carried forward to Navan on Sun, 17th Apr.

P.W.McGrath Memorial Ballysax Stakes (Group 3) of €47500.00 3-y-o

1m. 2f.  Flat 1st - €30875.00, 2nd - €9500.00, 3rd - €4750.00, 4th - €1900.00 7 Ran
For three yrs old only
Weights - 9st 1lb; Fillies allowed 3lb
Penalties - Winner of a Group 3 race 3lb extra; Of a Group 2 or Group 1 race 5lb extra;

See also » Disappointing Recital at Leopardstown
that wasn't a big surprise as she had run a very good race at The Curragh the last day and we always felt she would stay this trip. We've a few options to start thinking about now but the Guineas is a definite option. J S Bolger, trainer

1st Banimpire (IRE) 8-12 (Mrs J S Bolger)
(2:04.73 1.83 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 1) Rated 99(+5 after this run)
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - My Renee (USA)(Kris S (USA))
Breeder - Kilcarn Stud

(Morning price: 16/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 14/1) SP 14/1

J S Bolger

K J Manning

Tote Win €14.40

Place €3.90

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chased leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden 2f out, stayed on to lead 1f out, kept on well under pressure final furlong
2nd0.5L Regent Street (IRE) 9-1 (Michael Tabor)
(2:04.83) (Drawn 3) Rated 81(+25 after this run)
Galileo (IRE) - Hanami (GB)(Hernando (FR))
Breeder - G B Bloodstock Limited

(Morning price: 25/1)
(Ring price: 33/1 25/1) SP 25/1

A P O'Brien

C O'Donoghue

Place €17.10

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led, disputed halfway, ridden over 2f out, headed 1f out, kept on, no extra close home
3rd1L Recital (FR) 9-6 (Mrs John Magnier)
(2:05.01) (Drawn 7) Rated 114
Montjeu (IRE) - Dibenoise (FR)(Kendor (FR))
Breeder - Mme Renee Geffroy, Caragh Bloodstock

(Morning price: 1/2 4/7)
(Ring price: 4/7 8/13 4/7 8/13) SP 8/13fav

A P O'Brien

R L Moore

loading past form
keen hold and settled towards rear, checked over 2f out, pushed along into 5th 1 1/2f out, 4th 1f out, hung left under pressure and no extra inside final furlong
4thshd Rich Tapestry (IRE) 9-1 (Moyglare Stud Farm)
(2:05.02) (Drawn 4) Rated 88(+16 after this run)
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Genuine Charm (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Moyglare Stud Farm

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

D K Weld

P J Smullen

loading past form
held up towards rear, headway into 5th 4f out, ridden into 4th 2f out, 3rd 1f out, no extra inside final furlong, kept on same pace
5th3.5L Adilapour (IRE) 9-1 (H H Aga Khan)
(2:05.62) (Drawn 2) Rated 93(+5 after this run)
Azamour (IRE) - Adelfia (IRE)(Sinndar (IRE))
Breeder - His Highness The Aga Khan's Studs S.C.

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

John M Oxx

J P Murtagh

loading past form
settled behind leaders, 5th halfway, ridden and dropped to rear over 2f out, 6th 1 1/2f out, kept on one pace
6th5.5L Exodus (GB) 9-1 (Michael Tabor)
(2:06.61) (Drawn 5) Rated 100
Montjeu (IRE) - Spacecraft (USA)(Spectacular Bid (USA))
Breeder - Juddmonte Farms Ltd

(Morning price: 12/1 10/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 8/1 9/1) SP 9/1

A P O'Brien

J A Heffernan

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chased leader, disputed halfway, ridden in 2nd 2f out, no extra over 1f out, weakened
7th8L Mawaakef (IRE) 9-1 (Hamdan Al Maktoum)
(2:08.06) (Drawn 6) Rated 100
Azamour (IRE) - Al Euro (FR)(Mujtahid (USA))
Breeder - J Egan, J Corcoran & J Judd

(Morning price: 7/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 10/1 9/1 10/1 9/1) SP 9/1

Kevin Prendergast

D P McDonogh

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chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden in 5th 2f out, no extra and weakened over 1f out
Off 3.46
Time 2m. 4.73 secs, which is 1.83 secs faster than the course average
Tote Exacta €345.50.

2010 Puncher Clynch 3 9-1 K J Manning 12/1 (J S Bolger) (Drawn 7)
2009 Fame And Glory 3 9-6 J P Murtagh 4/1 (A P O'Brien) (Drawn 4)
2008 Moiqen 3 9-1 D P McDonogh 9/2 (Kevin Prendergast) (Drawn 3)
2007 Mores Wells 3 9-1 D P McDonogh 12/1 (Kevin Prendergast) (Drawn 6)
2006 Rhythm'n Roots 3 9-1 K J Manning 10/1 (J S Bolger) (Drawn 6)