Colm Murphy has wasted no time sending DANGAN DAYLIGHT over fences after he broke his duck over hurdles at the second time of asking here in March. Already a winner between the flags, the six-year-old can make a successful return to action. Ros Brin was in touch when falling in a Grade 3 mares' race here three weeks ago having finished third over C&D previously. She has a chance while Tadhg ran his best race so far when third at Navan and makes appeal over this trip than stayer Betterthanalright. Dont Back Down may be best of the rest.
Betterthanalright (IRE) 33-1 (10-3) Soon led and disputed, headed 6th, close up 3 out, ridden and no extra before straight, 6th of 11, 17l behind Quietly Fancied (10-7) at Clonmel 3m hcp hdl sft in Nov.
Dont Back Down (IRE) 8-1 (11-11) Tracked leaders in 3rd, close up when fell 3 out, in a race won by Jetson (11-12) at Downpatrick 2m 7f beg chs sft in Nov, 9 ran.
Jack The Pirate (IRE) 16-1 (11-12) Mistake and unseated rider 1st, in a race won by Tillahow (11-12) at Thurles 2m beg chs in Nov, 16 ran.
Moiqen (IRE) 12-1 (10-9) Prominent and led from 3rd, strongly pressed and headed 2 out, soon no extra, 7th of 9, 17l behind Worldor (11-1) at Naas 2m hcp hdl 8Evens23 in Nov.
My Galway Man (IRE) 14-1 (11-0) Prominent, 2nd approaching 3 out, soon lost place and no extra, 12th of 16, well behind Dactik (11-1) at Fairyhouse 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-95 in Oct.
Shannon Spirit (IRE) 11-4 (11-12) Tracked leaders, no extra and pulled up before 3 out, in a race won by High Desert (10-11) at Fairyhouse 2m mdn hdl sft in Nov, 15 ran.
Sword Fish (IRE) 33-1 (11-12) Rear of mid-division, never a factor, moderate 8th entering straight, kept on one pace, 7th of 12, 43l behind Make A Track (11-12) at Thurles 2m 6f beg chs hvy in Nov.
Tadhg (IRE) 33-1 (11-12) Held up in rear, close up in 5th 3 out (usual 4 out), ridden from 2 out (usual last), left moderate 3rd run-in, 3rd of 7, 26l behind Sword Of Destiny (11-12) at Navan 2m 1f beg chs hvy in Nov.
Tailors Hill (IRE) 50-1 (11-9) Soon towards rear, kept on same pace from 5 out, 10th of 16, 32l behind Tillahow (11-12) at Thurles 2m beg chs in Nov.
Tales Of Milan (IRE) 33-1 (11-6) Mid-division, 8th 5 out, no impression from next, 6th of 13, 38l behind Oscars Well (11-12) at Punchestown 2m beg chs sft in Oct.
Tequila Lord (IRE) 20-1 (11-12) Mid-division, went 4th before 2 out, ridden and no real impression approaching last, kept on one pace, 3rd of 13, 6l behind Big Generator (11-7) at Wexford 2m 1f beg chs gd in Oct.
Troll D'Oudairies (FR) 3-1fav (11-11) Always prominent, led from 7th, slight mistake next, soon disputed lead, 2nd into straight, still a chance when heavy fall 3 out, in a race won by Snooze (11-9) at Cork 2m 5f beg chs sft in Nov, 13 ran.
Unoccupied 11-1 (11-12) Led, strongly pressed and headed 3 out, dropped to 5th next and no extra, 6th of 12, 25l behind Treat Yourself (11-2) at Gowran Park 2m hcp hdl 80-95 hvy in Nov.
Dangan Daylight (IRE) 8-1 (10-11) Mid-division, 6th before straight, challenged between horses 2 out, led before last, stayed on strongly to draw away closing stages, won at Clonmel 2m 4f mdn hdl sft in Mar beating Carrigeen Kariega (10-4) by 3l, 15 ran.
Ros Brin (IRE) 25-1 (10-7) Chased leaders, 4th halfway, fell 5 out, in a race won by Tarla (10-7) at Clonmel 2m 4f mares chs Grd 3 (1) sft in Nov, 10 ran.
Zekarya (FR) 6-1 (11-4) Waited with in mid-division, 7th 4 out, ridden to track leaders before straight, no impression when hampered 2 out, kept on same pace, 3rd of 16, 19l behind Home Farm (11-4) at Thurles 2m 2f Maiden Hurdle (5-6yo) in Nov.