Today's racecards

12:55 I.N.H. Stallion Owners E.B.F. Maiden Hurdle Full card

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12:55 Downpatrick Racecards Thursday 20th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 170 Bottle Rattler (IRE) Course and Distance Winner P J Rothwell 4 11-9 A P Crowe
40-1 (11-7) Always behind, tailed off, 14th of 18, well behind Ally Cascade (11-7) at Thurles 2m 4yo mdn hdl in Nov.
2 3-73 Back Off Mate (IRE) A L T Moore 4 11-4 B M Cash
7-1 (11-9) Mid-division, 7th halfway, headway after 3 out and led next, soon edged right over to rail, strongly pressed and headed last, soon dropped to 3rd and no extra run-in, 3rd of 14, 6l behind Courageous Cry (11-2) at Limerick 2m mdn hdl hvy in Nov.
3 60/P-P Dia Dhuit (IRE) Jason Cairns 5 11-4 t G Malone (7)
9-1 (12-0) Pr with ldrs, wknd 5out, sn rr & pu 4out, in a race won by Ballyculla (12-0) at Loughanmore 3m ire ptp hvy in Nov, 17 ran.
4 08 Lortzing (IRE) Karl Thornton 5 11-4 E J O'connell
33-1 (11-9) Chased leaders, moderate 5th halfway, no extra approaching 3 out, weakened, 8th of 11, well behind Mozoltov (11-12) at Gowran Park 2m 2f mdn hdl sft.
5 76777 New Buddy (IRE) P Martin 5 11-4 t M P Butler (5)
33-1 (10-13) Waited with, 12th approaching 6th, no danger and kept on same pace from 4 out, 7th of 14, 30l behind Venture Capital (11-12) at Wexford 2m 2f mdn hdl.
6 96FF Play Back Part Two (IRE) P J Rothwell 4 11-4 p1 B T O'Connell
5-1 (10-11) Ld/disp until 3rd from 5th, still 3rd when fell 8th, in a race won by Saltmills Blackie (11-7) at Cregg 3m ire ptp gf in Oct, 11 ran.
7 Raceviews Diamond (IRE) A J Martin 4 11-4 S A Shortall (7)
33-1 (9-4) Slowly into stride and always towards rear, 11th of 13, 49l behind Miss Forde (9-0) at Dundalk 1m 3f mdn stks pol in Nov (flat).
8 6F/73-62 Raise Hell (IRE) W P Mullins 5 11-4 D N Russell
9-1 (11-4) Mid-division, progress into 7th halfway, 5th after 4 out, 3rd 2 out, kept on without threatening winner, 2nd of 18, 8l behind Touch The Eden (11-12) at Thurles 2m mdn hdl in Nov.
9 0/0-0 Vinniespride (IRE) M M McNiff 5 11-4 t D R Fox (7)
33-1 (11-12) Rear of mid-division, no impression from 4 out, 11th of 16, 46l behind Moscow Mannon (11-12) at Navan 2m mdn hdl hvy.
10 21F-006 Paddys Angel (IRE) L Lennon 5 10-11 Miss K Ferris (7)
50-1 (10-7) Chased leaders, no extra in 6th from 3 out, kept on same pace, 6th of 7, 31l behind Tasitiocht (11-7) at Wexford 2m mrs nov hdl.

13:25 Giltspur Scientific Christmas Hurdle Full card

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13:25 Downpatrick Racecards Thursday 20th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 2104-92 Darroun (IRE) Beaten Favourite W P Mullins 4 11-9 P Townend
4-6fav (11-7) Soon disputed lead and niggled along at stages, headed from 2 out, no impression and slight stumble on roadway before straight, kept on same pace, 2nd of 5, 8l behind Discoteca (11-7) at Ballinrobe 2m 4yo hdl gf in May.
2 31200-6 Edeymi (IRE) A J Martin 4 11-9 t D N Russell
16-1 (10-13) Chased leaders in 3rd, weakened entering straight, last of 6, 39l behind Monksland (11-8) at Down Royal 2m hdl G2 (1) gd in Nov.
3 P1P-F50 Count Salazar (IRE) E Doyle 7 11-5 M P Butler (5)
33-1 (11-0) Always behind, trailing from 4 out, last of 11, well behind Bishopsfurze (11-0) at Thurles 2m 6f hdl in Nov.
4 412-348 Donnas Palm (IRE) Distance Winner N Meade 8 11-5 b P Carberry
25-1 (11-5) Rear of mid-division, moderate 14th 3 out (usual 4 out), kept on one paced straight, 8th of 20, 41l behind Tofino Bay (11-4) at Navan 3m hcp chs 0-150 hvy in Nov.
5 F6UP-8U Leggy Lad (IRE) S McConville 9 11-5 Mr M McConville (7)
12-1 (11-8) Tracked leaders, bad mistake and unseated rider 4th, in a race won by Highdownhill (10-5) at Punchestown 2m 4f hcp chs 0-130 hvy in Nov, 10 ran.

13:55 Martinstown Opportunity Novice Handicap Hurdle Full card

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13:55 Downpatrick Racecards Thursday 20th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 0060-11 Treat Yourself (IRE) (ex6) A L T Moore 5 11-13 G Malone (4)
9-4fav (11-0) Tracked leaders and took keen hold, 5th halfway, good headway early straight and led after 2 out, strongly pressed last and slight advantage when rival stumbled early run-in, driven out and kept on well, won at Gowran Park 2m nov hcp hdl 80-116 sft beating Call Rog (11-4) by 2l, 10 ran.
2 7/2333 Popmurphy Ross O'sullivan 6 11-12 t M A Enright (2)
8-1 (11-2) Mid-division on inner, 9th approaching 3 out, soon ridden, 5th after 2 out, stayed on, 3rd of 16, 3 1/2l behind Lough Roe Lady (11-2) at Thurles 2m hcp hdl 80-116 in Nov.
3 920-104 Flemross (IRE) R T J Wilson 9 11-8 B R Dalton (2)
12-1 (10-6) Led and set strong pace, strongly pressed 2 out and headed approaching straight, no impression and dropped to 3rd at last, no extra, 4th of 13, 8l behind Shabra Charity (10-3) at Kilbeggan 2m 4f hcp chs gd in Aug.
4 213F60 Mia's Vic (IRE) N C Kelly 7 11-8 t D R Fox (4)
12-1 (11-1) Tracked leaders, ridden and no impression from 4 out, 10th of 19, 24l behind Misca Musca (10-11) at Navan 2m hcp hdl 80-109 hvy in Nov.
5 584621 Native Court (IRE) M M McNiff 6 11-1 t M P Butler (2)
3-1 (12-0) Mid div, rdn on terms 2out, up in 4th & mstk last, rallied to ld close home, won at Loughanmore 3m ire ptp hvy in Nov beating Take It Too (12-0) by 1 1/2l, 13 ran.
6 8084P6 Shanroe Society (IRE) J J Lambe 6 10-4 L A McKenna (4)
14-1 (10-11) Waited with towards rear, kept on without threatening from after 3 out, 6th of 14, 26l behind Doc Hollywood (11-9) at Fairyhouse 2m hcp hdl 80-95 sft in Nov.
7 105459 World Citizen (IRE) Course and Distance Winner D McDonogh 6 10-0 S J Crimin (4)
5-1 (10-11) Settled 4th, 3rd halfway, ridden and weakened from 3 out, 9th of 15, 42l behind Rating Queen (10-12) at Thurles 2m 2f cond hcp hdl 80-95 in Nov.

14:25 Have An Abba Christmas Handicap Hurdle Full card

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14:25 Downpatrick Racecards Thursday 20th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 6098-00 Driveheron (IRE) Ms J Morgan 5 11-10 t D J Condon
20-1 (10-13) Always towards rear, 16th of 19, 45l behind Misca Musca (10-11) at Navan 2m hcp hdl 80-109 hvy in Nov.
2 387077 Not For Changing (IRE) P Allen 6 11-10 K M Donoghue (3)
50-1 (11-9) Tracked leaders, 5th 4 out, ridden from 3 out, no impression, 7th of 16, 32l behind Moscow Mannon (11-12) at Navan 2m mdn hdl hvy.
3 756863 Schindler's Pearl (IRE) Distance WinnerCourse and Distance Winner Miss T L Cogan 9 11-10 p A D Leigh
12-1 (10-2) Chased leader, pushed along after 4 out, kept on under pressure, ridden and kept on same pace from 3 out, lost 2nd close home, 3rd of 13, 3 1/2l behind Carlowsantana (10-5) at Cork 2m hcp hdl 80-116 sft.
4 PP0006- West Ship Master (IRE) D Miley 8 11-9 A P Heskin
12-1 (9-6) Tracked leaders, weakened from 4 out, 6th of 18, 31l behind Senior Again (10-8) at Clonmel 2m 4f hcp chs 0-116 hvy in Dec '11.
5 414380 Pink Goddess (IRE) Course and Distance Winner G T Cuthbert 9 11-6 p M J Ferris
28-1 (11-5) Prominent, slight mistake 2nd, soon chased leaders, no extra 5 out, 13th of 16, 47l behind Tillahow (11-12) at Thurles 2m beg chs in Nov.
6 01P0-00 Al Dafa (USA) Course Winner P Stafford 5 11-5 D E Splaine (5)
25-1 (11-4) Soon mid-division, no extra from 3 out, 10th of 14, well behind Doc Hollywood (11-9) at Fairyhouse 2m hcp hdl 80-95 sft in Nov.
7 F39/900 Bally Folan Girl (IRE) S Byrne 7 10-11 p1 T P Treacy
25-1 (10-6) Led, ridden and headed before straight, soon no extra, 11th of 20, 42l behind Tipped Up Harry (11-5) at Cork 2m 4f nov hcp hdl 80-95 sft.
8 308-000 Breeze With Ease (IRE) Course and Distance Winner J J Lambe 8 10-11 t B S Hughes
16-1 (10-13) Soon well off the pace in mid-division, closer in 8th approaching 2 out, soon no impression under pressure, kept on same pace, 11th of 15, 32l behind Claragh Native (11-10) at Downpatrick 2m 2f hcp hdl 80-95 gd in Sep.

14:55 Have An Abba Christmas Handicap Hurdle Full card

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14:55 Downpatrick Racecards Thursday 20th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 00-5020 Vapiano (IRE) Beaten Favourite G Elliott 6 11-12 D J Condon
11-2fav (10-13) Mid-division on inner, 7th entering straight, 6th 2 out, no impression, 12th of 19, 32l behind Misca Musca (10-11) at Navan 2m hcp hdl 80-109 hvy in Nov.
2 16-9588 Golden Firth (IRE) M Torrens 5 11-10 b1 M Darcy
12-1 (10-12) Tracked leaders, 4th entering straight, soon ridden, no impression from 2 out, 8th of 19, 16l behind Misca Musca (10-11) at Navan 2m hcp hdl 80-109 hvy in Nov.
3 7-51463 Daytime Dreamer (IRE) Course and Distance Winner J J Lambe 8 11-9 t B S Hughes
14-1 (11-8) Towards rear, headway 3 out and went 4th next, no impression on winner from last but kept on same pace to get 3rd on line, 3rd of 12, 9l behind Treat Yourself (11-2) at Gowran Park 2m hcp hdl 80-95 hvy in Nov.
4 716777 Paddy O Dee Course and Distance Winner P J Rothwell 7 11-9 t M A Enright (5)
10-1 (10-9) Prominent and disputed lead, headed before 3 out, ridden and no impression in 4th next, no extra in straight, 7th of 15, 19l behind Celestial Prospect (11-1) at Wexford 2m 2f cond hcp hdl (80-109) gd in Oct.
5 6077-34 Seaneen Mac Ri (IRE) Course and Distance Winner J G Cosgrave 7 11-9 MR D A Fitzsimmons (7)
33-1 (10-12) Held up towards rear, 6th 4 out, headway into close 3rd 3 out, ridden in 4th and no impression approaching 2 out, kept on one pace, 4th of 10, 26l behind Bonisland (11-8) at Down Royal 2m 6f mdn hdl gd in Nov.
6 0P4P3-7 Eddie Zero (IRE) Beaten FavouriteCourse and Distance Winner D A McLoughlin 7 11-5 t C D Maxwell (3)
4-1fav (11-2) Tracked leaders, not fluent 4 out, lost place and no impression from after 2 out, kept on same pace, 7th of 15, 28l behind Turnonthegas (11-7) at Ballinrobe 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-95 gd in May.
7 0UU-F14 Miranour L Lennon 7 11-5 Andrew J McNamara
7-2 (12-0) Alw pr, ld & on terms 2out, no ex last, ko, 4th of 18, 19l behind Hi Vic (12-0) at Loughanmore 3m ire ptp hvy in Nov.
8 B086-F Court Jester (IRE) S Wilson 6 11-0 T P Treacy
50-1 (10-11) Towards rear, fell 5th, in a race won by Flemross (11-10) at Down Royal 2m hcp hdl 80-95 gd in May, 19 ran.

15:25 Bet With The Bookies Maiden Hurdle Full card

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  • 2m 5f 100y
15:25 Downpatrick Racecards Thursday 20th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 P- Ballybogey (IRE) J J Lambe 6 11-4 L A McKenna (7)
2-1 (12-0) Twrds rr, b mstk 1/2 way, nev involved, pu last, in a race won by Hey R Fella (11-4) at Taylorstown 3m ire ptp sft in Oct '11, 13 ran.
2 P/7-U0 Drishogue Lad (IRE) P Griffin 8 11-4 B S Hughes
100-1 (10-12) Took keen hold, not fluent in rear, struggling 5th, tailed off, 10th of 11, well behind Robbie (11-12) at Southwell 2m nov hdl (4) gd in Nov.
3 55 Jamies Benefit (IRE) N Meade 5 11-4 t P Carberry
8-1 (11-12) (poor visibility) always in rear, no impression from 4 out, 5th of 10, well behind Drawn N Drank (11-12) at Navan 2m 7f mdn hdl hvy in Nov.
4 112-334 Onefortheroad Mac (IRE) S R B Crawford 8 11-4 A E Lynch
7-1 (10-11) Led and soon well clear, tired and reduced lead from before 2 out, soon headed and no extra, 4th of 11, 31l behind Tammys Hill (11-7) at Wexford 2m 6f hnt chs.
5 65-59PP Orraloon S R B Crawford 6 11-4 t J L Cullen
4-1 (12-0) Ww twrds rr, slt prog after 5out, up & no ex, pu 3out, in a race won by Golden Olive (12-0) at Ballydarragh 3m ire ptp gs, 19 ran.
6 00 Potts Bridge (IRE) P Stafford 6 11-4 D E Splaine (5)
50-1 (11-7) Always towards rear, 10th of 16, 44l behind Moscow Mannon (11-12) at Navan 2m mdn hdl hvy.
7 088 Tighty Whities (IRE) R K Watson 5 11-4 Mr M Watson (7)
66-1 (10-12) Rear for most, ridden in poor 8th and no impression entering straight, 8th of 10, 43l behind Bonisland (11-8) at Down Royal 2m 6f mdn hdl gd in Nov.
8 0343 Totally Couture (IRE) G Elliott 4 11-3 D J Condon
25-1 (11-7) Tracked leaders, 6th 4 out, 5th next, ridden and kept on same pace from 2 out, went moderate 3rd from last, 3rd of 14, 7l behind Un Atout (11-7) at Navan 2m 4yo mdn hdl hvy.
9 52- Un Beau Roman (FR) W P Mullins 4 11-3 Mr P W Mullins
(9-10) 2nd of 10, 3l behind Un Beau Matin (10-1) at Lyon-parilly(FR) 1m 4f 3yo nhf in Nov '11.
10 U/ Four Kicks (IRE) L Lennon 6 10-11 A P Thornton
9-1 (10-0) Towards rear, mistake and unseated rider 3rd, in a race won by Wee Sonny (10-6) at Down Royal 2m mdn hdl gd in Mar '10, 10 ran.
11 024632 Moyas Charm (IRE) Miss E Lalor 9 10-11 M A Enright (5)
20-1 (10-8) Led, strongly pressed approaching straight and headed 2 out, soon no chance with easy winner, kept on same pace, 2nd of 15, 7l behind Glens Melody (11-3) at Clonmel 2m 4f mdn hdl.