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Going - Soft to Heavy, Heavy in Places (Hurdle), Soft, Soft to Heavy in Places (Chase). Fine

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €297.50 carried forward to Tramore on Thu, 13th Dec. Placepot Pool - €29,875.83 Winning Units - 53.37 Dividend - €391.80. Tote Aggregate - €88654.00.

1st
silks
Ronald Pump (GB) 5, ch g 11-12 (Laois Limerick Syndicate)
(5:35.4 13.88 secs slower on today's going ) ts8hd3 Rated 102(+6 after this run)
Schiaparelli (GER) - Fruit Yoghurt (GB)(Hernando (FR))
Breeder - Whitley Stud & Tony Meehan

(Morning price: 33/1 25/1 16/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 11/1) SP 11/1

Tote Win €14.30 Place €3.00
loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear, 19th after 6th, headway straight, moderate 9th 2 out, closed from before last, stayed on well run-in to lead close home
2nd
nk
silks
Eight And Bob (GB) 5, b g 11-7 (Act D Wagg Syndicate)
(5:35.5) Rated 97(+5 after this run)
Big Bad Bob (IRE) - Mare Nostrum (GB)(Caerleon (USA))
Breeder - Niarchos Family

(Morning price: 5/2 9/4 2/1 15/8 7/4 15/8 7/4)
(Ring price: 7/4 15/8 2/1) SP 2/1

Place €1.02
loading past form
chased leaders, 8th after 6th, closed up after 4 out travelling smoothly, led approaching 2 out, soon went on, mistake last, reduced lead run-in, kept on, headed close home
3rd
4.5L
silks
Youcantcallherthat (IRE) 7, b m 11-2 (Lostwelton Syndicate)
(5:36.3) Rated 92(+3 after this run)
Brian Boru (GB) - Fruitful Venture (IRE)(Fruits of Love (USA))
Breeder - Mr Darren Collins

(Morning price: 11/8 6/4 7/4 15/8 7/4 2/1 7/4 2/1 7/4)
(Ring price: 7/4 13/8 7/4 13/8 6/4 11/8) SP 11/8fav

loading past form
chased leaders, not always fluent jumping, 4th after 6th, 3rd after 4 out, effort straight, one pace last
4th
2.25L
silks
First Class Return (IRE) 5, b g 11-12 (Dermot O'Donohoe)
(5:36.8) Rated 102
Let The Lion Roar (GB) - Chitty Bang Bang (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - M Murray

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 20/1 25/1 16/1)
SP 25/1

Place €4.90
loading past form
waited with, rear of mid-division early, 18th after 6th, progress to chase leaders when not fluent 2 out, slight mistake last and one pace
5th
0.75L
silks
Grey Habit (IRE) 7, gr f 10-0 (P Meany)
(5:37.0) sr Rated 81
Tikkanen (USA) - Crimond (IRE)(Zaffaran (USA))
Breeder - J F C Maxwell

(Morning price: 100/1 50/1)
SP 50/1

loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear, last after 6th, headway 4 out, soon chased leaders, not fluent 2 out, not fluent last and one pace
6th
nose
silks
Whereyounow (IRE) 4, b g 10-11 (Mrs J B Sweeney)
(5:37.0) Rated 91
Carlotamix (FR) - Shreddin Fiftys (IRE)(Kayf Tara (GB))
Breeder - Mrs J B Sweeney

(Morning price: 100/1 80/1 100/1)
SP 50/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 7th after 6th, effort straight, kept on same pace from before last
7th
1.75L
silks
Warrior Assassin (IRE) 6, b/br g 11-2 (Mrs Michael Byrne)
(5:37.3) ts3 Rated 92(-1 after this run)
Brian Boru (GB) - Impressions (IRE)(Buckskin (FR))
Breeder - M M Byrne

(Morning price: 33/1 28/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 22/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 6th after 6th, slight mistake 3 out, one pace when slight mistake last
8th
13L
silks
Simple Steps (IRE) 8, gr m 10-8 (Ballymartle Syndicate)
(5:39.9) Rated 91
Tikkanen (USA) - Burma (GB)(Sri Pekan (USA))
Breeder - Denis J Reddan

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 22/1 25/1 28/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
prominent, led from 3rd, joined 6th, headed approaching straight, no extra when slight mistake last and one pace
9th
2L
silks
Takemeback (IRE) 6, ch g 10-1 (Mrs Norma O'Connor)
(5:40.3) ts4 Rated 84(-2 after this run)
Beneficial (GB) - Ballinlovaneeile (IRE)(Alphabatim (USA))
Breeder - P O'Connor

(Morning price: 50/1 66/1 50/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
led, headed from 3rd, 3rd after 6th where slight mistake, 2nd after 4 out, led again approaching straight, headed approaching 2 out, no extra when mistake last
10th
2L
silks
Scotch Quay (IRE) 5, b g 9-11 (Mrs Martina Griffin)
(5:40.7) Rated 80
Arakan (USA) - Sallie's Secret (IRE)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs T Shaughnessy

(Morning price: 33/1 40/1 33/1 40/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
mid-division early, 10th after 6th, effort straight, soon one pace
11th
0.75L
silks
Dawn Light Cave (IRE) 6, b m 10-7 (BRK Plus Syndicate)
(5:40.9) Rated 83(-2 after this run)
Court Cave (IRE) - Strike Three (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - John F Ryan

(Morning price: 33/1 40/1 50/1 40/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 5th after 6th, pushed along from 4 out where slight mistake, kept on same pace from next
12th
19L
silks
Allduckornodinner (IRE) 8, b g 10-0 (Mrs Una Sweeney)
(5:44.7) Rated 81(-1 after this run)
Robin Des Pres (FR) - Inforthenight (IRE)(Simply Great (FR))
Breeder - Mrs Una Sweeney

(Morning price: 66/1 50/1 80/1 50/1 40/1 33/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
waited with, 12th after 6th, no impression and slight mistake 3 out, one pace
13th
8L
silks
Citizen Al (IRE) 5, b f 11-6 (William M O'Sullivan)
(5:46.3) ts1 Rated 101(-1 after this run)
Milan (GB) - Foreign Citizen (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - E J O'Sullivan

(Morning price: 16/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 28/1 33/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 22/1 20/1) SP 20/1

loading past form
soon mid-division, 11th after 6th, one pace straight
14th
2.25L
silks
Bazarov (IRE) 5, br g 10-8 (D G O'Connor)
(5:46.8) cp3 Rated 84(-1 after this run)
Stowaway (GB) - Booley Bay (IRE)(Gulland (GB))
Breeder - Mr D. O'Connor

(Morning price: 16/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 10/1 9/1)
SP 10/1

loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear, 15th after 6th, soon headway, one pace straight
15th
17L
silks
The Chapel Field (IRE) 5, b g 11-0 (W Burn)
(5:50.2) Rated 90(-2 after this run)
Beneficial (GB) - Garrshella (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - William Burn

(Morning price: 28/1 25/1 22/1 18/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 20/1 11/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 16/1 20/1) SP 20/1

loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear and a little keen, some slight mistakes, 17th after 6th, pushed along 8th, no extra straight
16th
13L
silks
Golan Cloud (IRE) 5, b g 11-9 (Hawaii Five O Syndicate)
(5:52.8) Rated 99(-4 after this run)
Golan (IRE) - Mite Be Cloudy (IRE)(Cloudings (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs Mary Mangan

(Morning price: 33/1 40/1 33/1 50/1 66/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
mid-division early, 16th after 6th, soon pushed along, slight mistake 8th, no extra straight
17th
22L
silks
Lambs Lane (IRE) 6, b g 10-13 (Amberdale Syndicate)
(5:57.1) Rated 92(-3 after this run)
Mahler (GB) - Ilikeyou (IRE)(Lord Americo)
Breeder - Mr John Mullane

(Morning price: 50/1 66/1)
SP 50/1

loading past form
chased leaders early, 13th after 6th, mistake 4 out, soon no extra
p.u.
silks
Out Of The Blue (IRE) 4, ch g 10-10 (John P McManus)
Rated 90(-3 after this run)
Makfi (GB) - Annabelle Ja (FR)(Singspiel (IRE))
Breeder - Lynch Bages, Camas Park & Arkle B/Stock

(Morning price: 20/1 22/1 25/1 33/1 28/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear, some headway in 14th after 6th, pushed along 8th, soon no impression, pulled up before 3 out
p.u.
silks
Annie Mae's Vision (IRE) 7, br f 9-11 (Jonathan Patrick Killahena)
ts5cp5 Rated 80
Oscar (IRE) - Gorgeous Georgina (IRE)(Tirol)
Breeder - M F Finneran

(Morning price: 125/1 100/1 125/1 100/1 125/1 150/1)
SP 50/1

loading past form
prominent, on terms 6th, weakened after 4 out, pulled up before 3 out
p.u.
silks
Onemoreask (IRE) 4, b f 10-4 (Kevin Neville)
Rated 84(-3 after this run)
Ask (GB) - Lady Calie (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Kevin Neville

(Morning price: 66/1 100/1 80/1)
SP 40/1

loading past form
mid-division, not always fluent jumping, 9th after 6th, under pressure 8th, soon no impression, pulled up before 3 out
Off 3.23
Time 5m. 35.40 secs, which is 13.88 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €57.30
Tote Trifecta- €134.00
CSF- €33.80
Tricast- €56.39.

Non runner Serious Ego (GER) (coughing)
2017 Abandoned
2016 Logical Song 7 11-12 P Townend 7/4Fav (Ms Margaret Mullins)
2015 Abandoned
2014 Jumptoconclusions 5 11-2 A P McCoy 3/1Fav (E J O'Grady)
2013 Tidy Zag 8 11-6 Andrew J McNamara 16/1 (Ray Hackett)
2012 Tipped Up Harry 6 11-5 A P Heskin 7/1 (Mrs Denise Foster)
2011 Lookoutnow 6 11-0 M P Butler (5) 7/1 (Eoin Doyle)

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