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Race Result Naas Sun, 22nd Feb, 2009

Going - Soft (Soft To Heavy In Places). Overcast

Jackpot Pool - €24,948.00 Winning Units - 1 Dividend - €18,711.00. Placepot Pool - €19,102.00 Winning Units - 155 Dividend - €92.20. Tote Aggregate - €145954.00.

Paddy Power Dial-A-Bet M´dn H´dle of €12000.00 5-y-o plus

2m.  Maiden Hurdle 1st - €8292.00, 2nd - €2040.00, 3rd - €960.00, 4th - €600.00 24 Ran
A hurdle race for five yrs old and upwards, maidens at starting, that, at entry, have not run in more than two hurdle races
Weights - 5-y-o 11st 11lb; 6-y-o and up 11st 12lb; Mares allowed 5lb
 

See also » Flood records double
He's had a few little set backs, nothing too serious which has held him up a bit so far this season. He's a big baby at (17 hands). Cheltenham may come a bit too soon and I will certainly not be in favour of going over with him myself. He's only 6 and is one for the future. Paul Nolan, trainer

1st Smoking Aces (IRE) 11-11 (John P McManus)
(4:03.3 2.48 secs faster on today's going )
Old Vic - Callmartel (IRE)(Montelimar (USA))
Breeder - Mrs M Brennan

SP 4/5fav

T J Taaffe

P W Flood

Tote Win €2.40

Place €1.10

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tracked leaders, headway into 2nd and ridden 3 out, led before last, joined inside final furlong, rallied to regain lead close home
2ndhd Puyol (IRE) 11-12 (J E Mulhern)
(4:03.4)
Zaffaran (USA) - Star Mover (GB)(Move Off)
Breeder - Liam Meade

SP 11/4

J E Mulhern

P Townend

Place €1.60

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tracked leaders, 5th 3 out, ridden and left 3rd 2 out, kept on well from last, disputed lead inside final furlong, headed close home
3rd2.5L Fair Ina (IRE) 11-7 (John P Bowe)
(4:04.0)
Taipan (IRE) - Deep Peace(Deep Run)
Breeder - Michael J Bowe

SP 12/1

Michael J Bowe

T J Doyle

Place €3.50

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attempted to make all, ridden and strongly pressed before 2 out, headed before last, kept on same pace run-in
4th25L Immediate Response (IRE) 11-5 (Mrs Breda Thomas)
(4:10.3)
Strategic Choice (USA) - Rosies All The Way (GB)(Robellino (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Claire Keegan

SP 25/1

Michael Joseph Fitzgerald

Mr D Thomas(7)

Place €8.40

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tracked leaders, 6th 3 out, ridden and kept on same pace straight
5th1.5L No Pasa Nada (IRE) 11-11 (Gabriel Mulholland)
(4:10.7)
Exit To Nowhere (USA) - Miss Emer (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - Gabriel Mulholland

SP 25/1

Noel Meade

P Carberry

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never better than mid-division
6th10L The Hares Corner (IRE) 11-11 (Dowley Brothers Partnership)
(4:13.2)
Lord Americo - Peace Time Girl (IRE)(Buckskin (FR))
Breeder - Peter O'Reilly

SP 50/1

Henry De Bromhead

M Darcy

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mid-division, 7th 3 out, no impression straight
7th5L Odonimee (IRE) 10-13 (All But Two Syndicate)
(4:14.5)
Idris (IRE) - Brave Thistle (IRE)(Bravefoot (GB))
Breeder - Rodney Deacon

SP 66/1

E Sheehy

J M Sheehy(7)

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mid-division, 9th 3 out, no impression straight
8th4L Country Flora (GB) 11-7 (S Leahy)
(4:15.5)
Alflora (IRE) - Country House (GB)(Town And Country)

SP 50/1

Terence O'Brien

J R Barry

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mid-division, kept on same pace from 4 out
9th1.75L Rockyaboya (IRE) 11-11 (Flip A Coin Syndicate)
(4:16.0)
Rock Hopper - Motility(Yashgan)
Breeder - John Salley

SP 40/1

David William O'Connor

A D Leigh

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tracked leaders, no impression from 4 out
10th5.5L Different Trades (IRE) 11-11 (Different Trades Syndicate)
(4:17.4)
Oscar (IRE) - Gale Tan (IRE)(Strong Gale)

SP 66/1

Michael Hourigan

D J Casey

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towards rear, some late headway from 3 out
11th9L Paddys Star (IRE) 11-12 (P J O'Connell)
(4:19.7)
Even Top (IRE) - Great Dante (IRE)(Phardante (FR))
Breeder - P O'Connell

SP 50/1

J P Dempsey

N P Madden

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mid-division, no impression from 4 out
12th4.5L Malande (IRE) 11-3 (Mrs J S Bolger)
(4:20.9)
Beat Hollow (GB) - Masnada (IRE)(Erins Isle)
Breeder - J.S Bolger

SP 20/1

Desmond McDonogh

S W Flanagan(3)

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never better than mid-division
13th11L Irish Quest (IRE) 11-11 (Paul Carroll)
(4:23.6)
Galileo (IRE) - No Quest (IRE)(Rainbow Quest (USA))

SP 50/1

Adrian McGuinness

A E Lynch

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always towards rear
14th3.5L Royal Crew (IRE) 11-6 (Mrs Helen O'Brien)
(4:24.5)
King's Theatre (IRE) - The Shan Gang (IRE)(Anshan)

SP 100/1

Terence O'Brien

K T Coleman

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always behind
15th1.5L Captain Bondi (IRE) 11-9 (WinningWaysProspectorSyndicate)
(4:24.8)
Supreme Leader - Beauchamp Grace (GB)(Ardross)

SP 50/1

C A Murphy

M M O'Connor(3)

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always behind
16th0.5L Dinmont (IRE) 11-12 (Michael P O'Reilly)
(4:25.0)
Snurge - Sandymount Alice (IRE)(Persian Bold)

SP 66/1

T G McCourt

T J Dreaper

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prominent, weakened from 4 out
17th6L Roseannsbishop (IRE) 11-12 (R J Cotter)
(4:26.6)
Bishop of Cashel (GB) - Tallylyn (GB)(Derrylin)

SP 100/1

Kieran P Cotter

M P Walsh

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never better than mid-division
18th14L Criaire Nouveau (IRE) 11-7 (P Cleary)
(4:30.2)
Darnay (GB) - Kindly Light (IRE)(Supreme Leader)

SP 66/1

G Hayes

B M Cash

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never better than mid-division
19th35+L Miss Ali Ann (IRE) 11-2 (Fastfix Limited)
(4:38.9)
Turtle Island (IRE) - Blue Bouquet(Cure the Blues (USA))

SP 50/1

R P Burns

A P Thornton(5)

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always behind, tailed off
20th5L Risky Life (GB) 11-4 (John Joseph Murphy)
(4:40.2)
Lomitas (GB) - Undercover Girl (IRE)(Barathea (IRE))

SP 100/1

John Joseph Murphy

B S Carey(7)

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always behind, tailed off
fell Jaffonnien (FR) 11-12 (Plantation Stud)

Mansonnien (FR) - Ostenne (FR)(Rose Laurel)

SP 4/1

A L T Moore

D N Russell

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tracked leaders, 4th 3 out, closing in 3rd when fell 2 out
fell On The Brad (IRE) 11-9 (Mark Anthony Stafford)

Heron Island (IRE) - Clever Executive (IRE)(Executive Perk)

SP 66/1

Mark Anthony Stafford

R M Moran(3)

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tracked leaders, fell 4 out
fell Below The Deck (IRE) 11-0 (AGS Syndicate)

Stowaway (GB) - Clear Bid (IRE)(Executive Perk)

SP 50/1

John Joseph Hanlon

C O'Farrell(7)

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prominent, 3rd 3 out, soon ridden and no impression, well held in 4th when fell last
b.d. Quivvy Bridge (IRE) 11-2 (Brendan K Fitzpatrick)

Alflora (IRE) - Be My Rainbow (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))

SP 50/1

Mrs John Harrington

M J Bolger(5)

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mid-division, hampered and unseated rider 4 out
Off 2.15
Time 4m. 3.30 secs, which is 2.48 secs faster than the course average
Tote Exacta €4.50.
ToteTrio €8.60.

Non runners Acapulco (lame), On Annies Accord , Sister Lord , Woodbrook Lad
2008 Spitfire Sortie 7 11-12 M Darcy 10/1 (James McAuley)
2007 Heavenly Blues 5 11-9 R Walsh 7/4Fav (T M Walsh)
2006 Fanling Lady 5 11-1 M P Walsh (3) 7/2 (Martin Brassil)