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14:40 Keelings Irish Strawberry Hurdle Full card

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14:40 Fairyhouse Racecards Monday 1st April 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 51222P Zaidpour (FR) Course WinnerDistance WinnerCourse and Distance Winner W P Mullins 7 11-10 R Walsh
25-1 (11-10) In rear, mistake 7th, soon struggling, tailed off when pulled up before last, in a race won by Solwhit (11-10) at Cheltenham 3m hdl G1 (1) gs in Mar, 13 ran.
2 3F4265 Prima Vista Course Winner N Meade 8 11-8 P Carberry
16-1 (11-4) Waited with towards rear, last and no extra from 3 out, last of 5, 41l behind Buckers Bridge (11-4) at Navan 2m 1f nov chs G2 (1) hvy in Feb.
3 222P-74 Noble Prince (GER) Distance Winner P Nolan 9 11-3 B J Geraghty
6-1 (11-0) Chased leaders in 6th, pushed along in 7th after 3 out, no impression on winner in straight and moderate 4th last, kept on one pace, 4th of 14, 17l behind Fosters Cross (11-0) at Leopardstown 2m 2f hdl gs in Mar.
4 5-25012 Si C'etait Vrai (FR) Distance Winner D T Hughes 7 11-3 D N Russell
14-1 (11-3) Tracked leader, led 3rd, headed approaching straight, on terms again before 2 out, 2nd before last, kept on run-in without matching winner, 2nd of 6, 2 1/4l behind On His Own (11-3) at Navan 2m 5f hdl G2 (1) hvy in Feb.
5 P21F3F Un Beau Matin (IRE) G Elliott 5 11-3 D J Condon
16-1 (11-4) Towards rear of mid-division, headway 4 out, driven to chase leaders after 2 out, 7th and well held when fell last, in a race won by Medinas (11-10) at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) gs in Mar, 28 ran.
6 53-0211 Dressedtothenines (IRE) Distance Winner E P Harty 6 10-13 A P McCoy
12-1 (11-7) Tracked leaders, improved to lead before 2 out, soon ridden, stayed on well under pressure from last, won at Naas 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-140 sft in Mar beating Vics Canvas (10-11) by 1 1/4l, 19 ran.
7 3313-44 Oilily (IRE) S Byrne 10 10-10 Non-runner

15:10 Irish Field Handicap Hurdle Full card

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15:10 Fairyhouse Racecards Monday 1st April 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 212850 Gimli's Rock (IRE) Mrs J Harrington 7 11-10 T P Treacy
25-1 (11-5) Chased leaders in mid-division, moderate 8th halfway, dropped to rear before 2 out and trailing next, last of 14, well behind Fosters Cross (11-0) at Leopardstown 2m 2f hdl gs in Mar.
2 31503U Dancing Tornado (IRE) M Hourigan 12 11-6 b M P Walsh
10-1 (11-0) Held up towards rear, jumped left and unseated rider 6th, in a race won by Blazing Beacon (10-3) at Wexford 2m 3f hcp chs (10yo+) hvy in Mar, 9 ran.
3 306-183 Black Benny (IRE) Distance Winner J P Broderick 8 11-3 t D E Mullins
33-1 (11-2) Held up towards rear, headway 3 out, driven after next, chased leading pair before last, kept on, no impression, 3rd of 18, 11l behind Double Ross (11-2) at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-140 (3) sft in Nov.
4 9/231-37 Shamiran (IRE) S T Nolan 8 11-3 p I J McCarthy (3)
10-1 (11-4) Mid-division, ridden 4 out, no impression from next, 7th of 12, 40l behind Mount Colah (11-0) at Navan 2m hcp hdl hvy in Mar.
5 11130-2 Tom Horn (IRE) N Meade 7 11-3 P Carberry
9-2 (11-12) Chased leader in 2nd, ridden entering straight, no impression and kept on same pace, 2nd of 9, 13l behind Arvika Ligeonniere (11-12) at Punchestown 2m 4f beg chs in May.
6 19/S-412 Vics Canvas (IRE) D A McLoughlin 10 11-3 C D Maxwell (3)
6-1 (10-11) Mid-division, headway from 3 out, ridden in 3rd 2 out, went 2nd at last, kept on run-in, 2nd of 19, 1 1/4l behind Dressedtothenines (11-7) at Naas 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-140 sft in Mar.
7 2U2/697 Franchoek (IRE) E P Harty 9 11-0 A P McCoy
16-1 (11-11) Towards rear, ridden 3 out, no impression, 7th of 12, well behind Hillman (10-2) at Navan 2m 4f hcp chs 0-109 hvy in Mar.
8 54U454 Free To Dream (IRE) M Cullinane 6 11-0 t B J Geraghty
12-1 (11-7) Towards rear, headway from 3 out, 2nd and ridden 2 out, dropped to 4th at last, no extra, 4th of 12, 6l behind Miss Xian (10-0) at Naas 3m hcp hdl in Feb.
9 F1-8057 Gala Dancer (IRE) Course WinnerDistance Winner P Nolan 8 11-0 M N Doran (5)
8-1 (11-5) Tracked leaders, 6th halfway, improved into 2nd from 6 out, ridden after 4 out, lost place before next, soon no extra, 7th of 10, 8l behind Let The Show Begin (10-3) at Kilbeggan 3m hdl gd in Sep.
10 753883 On The Way Out (IRE) Course WinnerDistance Winner J E Kiely 10 11-0 D E Splaine (5)
7-1 (10-3) Chased leader in 2nd, close up halfway, ridden in 3rd after 2 out, soon no impression and kept on one pace, 3rd of 9, 16l behind Blazing Beacon (10-3) at Wexford 2m 3f hcp chs (10yo+) hvy in Mar.
11 0-2221U Sarabad (FR) W P Mullins 5 10-11 R Walsh
11-2 (10-13) Held up towards rear, stumbled and unseated rider 5th, in a race won by Acapulco (10-11) at Cork 3m hcp hdl hvy in Mar, 12 ran.
12 61422-0 Datokepe (IRE) D T Hughes 9 10-10 B J Cooper
20-1 (10-10) Towards rear, ridden 4 out, no impression from next, 12th of 19, 22l behind Dressedtothenines (11-7) at Naas 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-140 sft in Mar.
13 7-04900 Blue Cannon (IRE) N Meade 5 10-9 p1 D J Condon
33-1 (9-12) Always towards rear, 25th of 30, well behind Prince Rudi (10-6) at Leopardstown 3m hcp hdl sft in Dec.
14 4-52316 Torn Asunder (IRE) G Elliott 6 10-7 t D N Russell (ex2)
4-1 (11-12) Settled in 6th, 5th 3 out and ridden in 6th before next, soon no extra, 6th of 9, 42l behind Rockyaboya (11-3) at Punchestown 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-116 hvy in Jan.
16 1P1813 Unoccupied Beaten FavouriteDistance Winner E O'Grady 7 10-0 P T Enright
3-1fav (9-12) Chased leaders, 2nd halfway, left in lead approaching 6 out, ridden after 3 out, challenged 2 out, headed and no extra before last, pressed for 2nd run-in, lost 2nd close home, 3rd of 12, 1 3/4l behind Acapulco (10-11) at Cork 3m hcp hdl hvy in Mar.
17 772552 Brian Who (IRE) E Cawley 6 9-10 M A Enright (3)
13-2 (10-12) In rear, headway from 4 out, 7th next, soon ridden, 5th at last, kept on well run-in to go 2nd close home, 2nd of 19, 3 1/2l behind Rockyaboya (11-7) at Navan 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-116 sft in Mar.
19 110909 Happy New Year (IRE) O McKiernan 9 9-10 p S J Crimin (7)
20-1 (10-4) Prominent, ridden in 5th 3 out, soon no impression, 9th of 19, 26l behind Rockyaboya (11-7) at Navan 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-116 sft in Mar.
15 921610 Miss Xian (IRE) F Flood 6 10-0 Non-runner
18 1-5U38 Another Challenge (IRE) O McKiernan 5 9-10 Non-runner

15:40 Rathbarry & Glenview Studs Novice Hurdle Full card

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  • 2m
15:40 Fairyhouse Racecards Monday 1st April 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 572711 Mallowney (IRE) Distance Winner T Doyle 7 11-7 P Carberry
10-1 (11-9) Tracked leaders, improved into close 3rd 2 out, ridden to lead before last, stayed on well run-in, won at Naas 2m lst nov hdl (4yo+) (1) sft in Mar beating Shrapnel (11-9) by 1 1/4l, 10 ran.
2 10-117 Sizing Rio (IRE) Distance WinnerCourse and Distance Winner H De Bromhead 5 11-7 A E Lynch
5-1 (11-7) Led 1st, ridden and headed early straight, soon weakened, 7th of 9, well behind Jezki (11-7) at Leopardstown 2m nov hdl Grade 1 (1) sft in Dec.
3 7-10112 Tennis Cap (FR) Distance Winner W P Mullins 6 11-7 R Walsh
11-1 (10-13) Led, driven and hard pressed between last 2, headed soon after last, ridden and kept on flat, 2nd of 28, 1 1/2l behind Ted Veale (10-6) at Cheltenham 2m 1f hcp hdl G3 (1) gs in Mar.
4 3-216 Cops And Robbers Distance Winner N Meade 5 11-4 t D N Russell
8-1 (10-12) Chased leaders, 4th halfway, 3rd 3 out, ridden and no extra before 2 out, 6th of 7, 29l behind Sizing Rio (10-12) at Navan 2m nov hdl Grd 3 (1) in Nov.
5 61-721P Mumbo Jumbo (IRE) Distance Winner Ms M Mullins 6 11-4 D E Mullins
12-1 (11-2) Held up in 5th, rear when ridden and mistake 2 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last, in a race won by Mozoltov (11-2) at Punchestown 2m nov hdl Grade 2 (1) hvy in Feb, 6 ran.
6 311216 Pique Sous (FR) Distance Winner W P Mullins 6 11-4 t P Townend
25-1 (11-7) Keen early, held up towards rear of mid-division, outpaced when not fluent 3 out, plugged on from next, never near leaders, 6th of 12, 24l behind Champagne Fever (11-7) at Cheltenham 2m nov hdl Grade 1 (1) sft in Mar.

16:10 Racing Post Champion Point-To-Point Flat Race Full card

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16:10 Fairyhouse Racecards Monday 1st April 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 21 Bendanella (IRE) Miss E Doyle 5 12-0 Mr J J King (7)
2-1 (12-0) Alw pr, chall 3out, went on aftr 2out, row, eased late, won at Ballinaboola 3m ire ptp sft in Jan beating Tisamystery (12-0) by 2l, 16 ran.
2 0-1 Bishopslough (IRE) A Mullins 5 12-0 Ms K Walsh
3-1 (10-11) Alw pr, rdn in tch 2out, ev ch last, ko best, won at Lingstown 3m ire ptp sft in Nov beating Georgie Lad (11-7) by 1/2l, 9 ran.
3 821 Concordin (IRE) R Tyner 5 12-0 Mr Josh Halley (7)
Evens (12-0) Ww, prog to jn ldrs 4out, imp to ld 2out, kow run-in, won at Lemonfield 3m ire ptp gs in Mar beating Church Hall (11-4) by 7l, 14 ran.
4 2 Fairy Island (IRE) T Mullins 5 12-0 Mr D J Mullins (7)
6-1 (11-4) Trkd ldrs, cl 4th 3out gng well, went 2nd before last, kow to line but no match for wnr, 2nd of 11, 7l behind Lord Fingal (11-4) at Oldtown 3m ire ptp sft in Mar.
5 1 Kilcarry Bridge (IRE) J P Ryan 6 12-0 Mr P A King (7)
3-1 (12-0) Made most, adv when b mstk last, rallied to ld close home, won at Bennettsbridge 3m ire ptp in Feb beating Laser Hawk (12-0) by 1/2l, 11 ran.
6 1 Need To Talk (IRE) P Nolan 5 12-0 Mr A J Berry
3-1 (11-7) Rr of mid-div, prog app str, left 2nd 3out, imp to ld last, kow run-in, won at Ballinaboola 3m ire ptp gs in Nov beating Silentplan (11-7) by 3l, 11 ran.
7 2 Samson Bill (IRE) Denis Hogan 5 12-0 Mr P J Cawley (7)
6-1 (12-0) Mid-div, prog 3out, left 2nd 2out, ko str, 2nd of 13, 5l behind Desertmore View (12-0) at Lemonfield 3m ire ptp gs in Mar.
8 1 Akorakor (FR) G Elliott 4 11-4 Miss J M Mangan (7)
7-1 (11-7) Mostly 2nd, 3rd from 7th, chall 5out, ld aftr 4out & 2l adv 2out, easily went clr 2out, sow, impressive, won at Lismore 3m ire ptp gd in Mar beating Final Assault (11-7) by 12l, 11 ran.
9 3 Blow The Doors Off E U Hales 4 11-4 Mr R P Quinlan (3)
8-1 (11-7) Rr & jumped big early, prog off pace 2out & went mod 3rd well bef last, nev a dngr, 3rd of 11, 17l behind Akorakor (11-7) at Lismore 3m ire ptp gd in Mar.
10 1 Vedettariat (FR) W P Mullins 4 11-4 Mr P W Mullins
4-6 (11-7) Rcd 2nd, prog to ld after 2nd last, qckn up well on run to last,kow to line, progessive, won at Belharbour 2m ire ptp sft in Feb beating Bellorophon (11-7) by 2 1/2l, 7 ran.

16:50 Ladbrokes Irish Grand National Chase Full card

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16:50 Fairyhouse Racecards Monday 1st April 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 FP-174P Junior D Pipe 10 11-10 b C O'Farrell
33-1 (11-12) Led, reminder after 6th, headed next, soon lost place and behind, tailed off when pulled up after 3 out, in a race won by Holywell (11-4) at Cheltenham 3m lstd hcp hdl (1) gs in Mar, 24 ran.
2 221-232 You Must Know Me (IRE) H De Bromhead 7 10-11 A E Lynch
5-2 (11-2) Attempted to make all, ridden and strongly pressed entering straight, headed after 2 out, no impression on winner from last, 2nd of 7, 8l behind Dedigout (11-2) at Naas 2m 4f nov chs Grd 3 (1) sft in Mar.
3 P-52202 Magnanimity (IRE) Course Winner D T Hughes 9 10-8 b B J Cooper
7-2 (11-4) Tracked leaders, ridden along in 5th from 7th, went 2nd under pressure 3 out, led entering straight, headed after 2 out, kept on same pace from last, 2nd of 6, 3 1/2l behind Call The Police (11-12) at Clonmel 2m 4f chs hvy in Feb.
4 3/0-1321 Sweeney Tunes P Nolan 7 10-8 D N Russell
3-1 (11-5) Tracked leaders, 3rd from 5 out, close 3rd when left close 2nd 3 out, ridden to lead entering straight, stayed on well under pressure on stands' side from 2 out, won at Naas 2m 4f nov chs G2 (1) in Feb beating Charlie's Vic (10-12) by 3 1/2l, 6 ran.
5 5U3611 Competitive Edge (IRE) C O'Dwyer 6 10-5 A P McCoy
13-2 (10-10) Chased leaders, well off the pace, jumped a bit left 4th and raced wide at stages, closer order from before 4 out, led from 2 out, clear approaching last where mistake, stayed on well run-in, easily, won at Gowran Park 2m 2f hcp chs hvy in Mar beating Orpheus Valley (10-12) by 7l, 14 ran.
6 F25533 Cootamundra (IRE) J A Berry 10 10-5 R M Moran
6-1 (11-4) Settled towards rear, 4th 3 out and went 3rd before last, kept on same pace run-in but no impression on winner, 3rd of 6, 5l behind Savello (11-9) at Leopardstown 2m 1f nov chs gs in Mar.
7 721216 He'llberemembered (IRE) P G Fahey 10 10-5 S E Butler (5)
7-1 (11-3) Chased leaders, well off the pace, closer in 6th before 4 out, no impression and kept on same pace from 2 out, 6th of 14, 16l behind Competitive Edge (10-10) at Gowran Park 2m 2f hcp chs hvy in Mar.
8 9-15P51 Home Farm (IRE) Course Winner A L T Moore 6 10-5 D J Casey
25-1 (11-12) Chased leaders, improved 5 out, closed to lead last, soon drifted right to rail and quickened away smartly to assert, comfortably, won at Fairyhouse 2m 5f beg chase sft in Feb beating White Star Line (11-12) by 5l, 13 ran.
9 3-21221 Jacksonslady (IRE) J P Dempsey 8 10-5 B J Geraghty
7-1 (10-13) Mid-division, 6th and progress 3 out, 3rd after 2 out, challenged straight, led last, stayed on well, won at Leopardstown 2m 1f hcp chs sft in Dec beating Rubert (10-0) by 3l, 16 ran.
10 0-61404 Muirhead (IRE) Course Winner N Meade 10 10-5 D J Condon
14-1 (11-3) Soon tracked leaders, 6th 3 out, 4th and no impression next, kept on same pace, 4th of 8, 15l behind Mount Benbulben (11-0) at Thurles 2m 2f chs 0-145 sft in Feb.
12 336/111 Rich Revival (IRE) Course Winner Miss E Doyle 9 10-4 B T O'Connell
7-1 (10-9) Tracked leaders on inner, improved to lead 2 out, soon ridden, strongly pressed from last, kept on well under pressure close home, won at Naas 3m hcp chs sft in Mar beating Murchu (9-7) by 3/4l, 17 ran.
13 121-223 Marasonnien (FR) Beaten Favourite W P Mullins 7 10-3 t1 R Walsh
6-4fav (11-12) Soon close up, on terms 5 out, headed and kept on same pace from last, 3rd of 13, 5l behind Home Farm (11-12) at Fairyhouse 2m 5f beg chase sft in Feb.
14 1P4001 Away We Go (IRE) Course Winner W P Mullins 10 10-2 t P Townend
6-1 (10-2) Soon prominent in chasing group, closed 2 out and led between last 2, stayed on well run-in and always just going to hold on close home, won at Fairyhouse 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-140 sft in Feb beating Dazzling Susie (10-6) by 1/2l, 11 ran.
15 F19273 Romanesco (FR) Course Winner G Elliott 8 10-2 t D E Mullins
8-1 (11-1) Hampered 1st, held up behind, headway 14th, tracked leaders 2 out (usual 3 out), went 3rd after last (usual 2 out), every chance until no extra final 75 yards, 3rd of 24, 3 1/2l behind Same Difference (11-0) at Cheltenham 3m 1f Amateur Handicap Chase (0-145) (5yo+) (2) gs in Mar.
16 1P-4PP0 Cross Appeal (IRE) Course Winner N Meade 7 10-0 p P Carberry
25-1 (10-12) Chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden in 6th 2 out, no extra before last, 11th of 28, 29l behind Colbert Station (10-11) at Leopardstown 3m hcp chs 0-145 sft in Dec.
17 45P149 Jadanli (IRE) Course Winner P J Gilligan 11 10-0 p M P Walsh
100-1 (10-11) Held up in rear, headway 4 out, weakened 2 out, 9th of 24, 28l behind Golden Chieftain (10-2) at Cheltenham 3m hcp chs G3 (1) sft in Mar.
19 52141-1 Blazing Beacon (IRE) F McGuinness 11 9-12 M A Enright (3)
3-1fav (10-3) Made all, ridden and joined last, disputed briefly run-in, edged ahead close home, won at Wexford 2m 3f hcp chs (10yo+) hvy in Mar beating Beneficial Spirit (9-10) by 1/2l, 9 ran.
20 342131 Panther Claw (IRE) (ex7) P Nolan 7 9-12 Ms K Walsh
6-1 (11-6) Always prominent on outer, disputed lead from 5 out, led after 3 out, soon ridden and strongly pressed, joined from 2 out, stayed on well run-in to edge ahead close home, won at Navan 3m nov chs hvy in Mar beating Saoirse Dun (10-9) by 1 3/4l, 16 ran.
21 34P789 Start Me Up (IRE) C F Swan 9 9-12 p A P Heskin
8-1 (11-2) Prominent, no impression under pressure straight, 9th of 11, 27l behind Fahamore (11-2) at Fairyhouse 2m 4f hdl hvy in Jan.
22 133574 Carlingford Lough (IRE) Beaten Favourite J E Kiely 7 9-11 N P Madden
5-1fav (9-10) Rear of mid-division, headway on outer from 3 out, 6th next, soon ridden, 5th when left 4th at last, kept on same pace, 4th of 18, 4l behind Farrells Fancy (9-6) at Leopardstown 2m 5f hcp chs hvy in Jan.
23 850650 Imperial Shabra (IRE) P O Brady 9 9-10 A P Thornton
14-1 (9-8) Towards rear, behind 4 out, no impression straight, 10th of 12, well behind Mount Colah (11-0) at Navan 2m hcp hdl hvy in Mar.
24 5313P0 Liberty Counsel (IRE) Course Winner Mrs D A Love 10 9-10 B R Dalton (5)
100-1 (10-11) Mid-division, under pressure when mistake 12th, soon behind, 13th of 24, 39l behind Same Difference (11-0) at Cheltenham 3m 1f Amateur Handicap Chase (0-145) (5yo+) (2) gs in Mar.
25 1-F1511 Rapidolyte De Ladalka (FR) S Shirley-Beavan 8 9-10 p Barry Keniry
7-4 (11-0) Led, headed approaching 4th, outpaced 5 out, rallied 3 out, soon challenging, led after last, stayed on strongly, won at Catterick 3m 1f nov chs 0-125 (4) gs in Feb beating Makethe Mostofnow (11-0) by 1l, 5 ran.
26 3130-P9 Carloswayback (IRE) P Nolan 8 9-10 t A P Crowe
20-1 (10-11) Chased leaders, 8th halfway, 4th 4 out and 3rd 2 out, ridden entering straight and soon no extra, 9th of 20, 31l behind He'llberemembered (10-13) at Leopardstown 2m 5f hcp chs gs in Mar.
27 211133 Goonyella (IRE) J T R Dreaper 6 9-10 Mr J E Flynn (7)
8-1 (11-7) Always prominent, tracked leader in 2nd, led briefly 2 out, headed and dropped to 3rd entering straight, no impression on first 2 run-in and kept on one pace, 3rd of 17, 7l behind Salsify (11-11) at Leopardstown 3m hts chs in Feb.
28 30115P Our Victoria (IRE) C Bowe 8 9-10 P T Enright
8-1 (11-7) Prominent, 4th 3 out, soon ridden, weakened from 2 out, pulled up before 2 out, in a race won by Murchu (9-11) at Fairyhouse 3m 5f hcp chs 0-140 sft in Dec, 12 ran.
29 114-058 Paddy Pub (IRE) K Purcell 10 9-10 P F Mangan
13-2 (10-9) Prominent, led before 6 out, headed 5 out, ridden in 4th 4 out, soon no impression, 8th of 17, 37l behind Rich Revival (10-9) at Naas 3m hcp chs sft in Mar.
30 P24149 Quietly Fancied (IRE) O McKiernan 9 9-10 p R C Colgan
20-1 (10-12) Led and disputed, led 4 out, ridden and headed before 2 out, soon no impression, 9th of 19, 15l behind Dressedtothenines (11-7) at Naas 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-140 sft in Mar.
11 862065 Whodoyouthink (IRE) O McKiernan 8 10-5 Non-runner
18 923567 Questions Answered (IRE) E McNamara 8 9-13 Non-runner

17:25 Ladbrokes.com Novice Handicap Chase Full card

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  • 2m 1f
17:25 Fairyhouse Racecards Monday 1st April 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 173350 Klepht (IRE) T Mullins 8 11-10 t B J Geraghty
25-1 (11-11) Mid-division, in touch when not fluent 12th, outpaced when not fluent 3 out, soon well beaten, 11th of 20, 31l behind Rajdhani Express (11-7) at Cheltenham 2m 4f Listed Novice Handicap Chase (0-140) (5yo+) (1) sft in Mar.
2 P31101 Canaly (IRE) Course WinnerCourse and Distance Winner D T Hughes 8 11-8 B J Cooper
2-1 (11-12) Tracked leaders in 3rd, pushed along after 3 out and 4th next, ridden to go 2nd before last, kept on under pressure run-in to lead on line, won at Clonmel 2m chs in Feb beating Belle Brook (11-5) by shd, 5 ran.
3 2-4123P Far Away So Close (IRE) Distance Winner P Nolan 8 11-7 h D N Russell
9-1 (10-11) Mid-division, slight mistake 6th, ridden and no extra 3 out, pulled up before last, in a race won by Lastoftheleaders (11-6) at Punchestown 2m hcp chs hvy in Feb, 11 ran.
4 392541 He's Our Man (IRE) Distance Winner Ross O'sullivan 8 11-2 t Andrew J McNamara
9-10fav (11-12) Made all, pressed from before 2 out, stayed on well run-in, won at Limerick 2m 1f beg chase hvy in Mar beating Dul Ar An Ol (11-9) by 1 1/2l, 9 ran.
5 064U61 Hidden Future (IRE) C A McBratney 7 10-11 A E Lynch
9-1 (11-12) Mid-division, closer in 3rd 3 out, improved to lead before next, pushed clear before last, stayed on well, easily, won at Naas 2m beg chase sft in Mar beating Cadspeed (11-12) by 5l, 10 ran.
6 9-61653 Bullock Harbour (IRE) Beaten FavouriteDistance Winner Mrs J Harrington 9 10-8 D E Mullins
4-1fav (11-8) Mid-division, 7th halfway, headway into 5th after 2 out, ridden in 4th last, under pressure in 3rd after last, soon no extra and kept on same pace, 3rd of 10, 14l behind Orpheus Valley (11-3) at Roscommon 2m 5f hcp chs hvy in Oct.
7 U33342 Castle Wings (IRE) J J Mangan 8 10-8 P F Mangan
6-1 (11-12) Tracked leaders, challenged and on terms from 3 out, in front and wandered a bit before last, kept on same pace run-in and caught near finish, 2nd of 16, 3/4l behind Novarov (11-12) at Gowran Park 2m 4f beg chase hvy in Mar.
8 54-5877 Pass The Hat A L T Moore 6 10-6 D J Casey
8-1 (10-6) Chased leaders, well off the pace, raced towards outer, no impression and kept on same pace from 4 out, 7th of 14, 28l behind Competitive Edge (10-10) at Gowran Park 2m 2f hcp chs hvy in Mar.
9 2-24919 Carlowsantana (IRE) S T Nolan 10 10-4 I J McCarthy (3)
5-1 (11-9) Tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden and weakened from 3 out, 9th of 10, 41l behind Speed Dial (10-7) at Fairyhouse 2m hcp hdl 80-109 hvy in Dec.
10 69146F Dark Prospect N Meade 8 10-3 P Carberry
7-1 (10-4) Waited with, 6th after 5 out, fell next, in a race won by Instant Impacked (10-1) at Cork 2m hcp chs 0-140 hvy in Nov, 7 ran.

17:55 ComfyBed Novice Handicap Chase Full card

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  • 2m 6f 100y
17:55 Fairyhouse Racecards Monday 1st April 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 321P00 El Fontan (FR) D T Hughes 8 11-12 b Mr J J King (7)
16-1 (11-7) Mid-division, ridden entering straight, no impression from 3 out, 14th of 19, well behind Rockyaboya (11-7) at Navan 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-116 sft in Mar.
2 625452 Royal Sam (IRE) Beaten Favourite G P Cromwell 8 11-5 K M Donoghue (3)
15-8fav (11-9) Settled in mid-division, headway into 3rd approaching 3 out, led narrowly next, soon strongly pressed and headed last, no impression on winner run-in, 2nd of 10, 3l behind Shattered Dream (11-3) at Down Royal 2m 4f beg chase hvy in Mar.
3 232153 Zekarya (FR) P M J Doyle 7 11-5 D G Lavery (5)
9-1 (10-11) Prominent, 2nd 3 out, soon ridden, kept on same pace in 2nd from 2 out, dropped to 3rd close home, 3rd of 19, 4 1/2l behind Rockyaboya (11-7) at Navan 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-116 sft in Mar.
4 P33631 Shattered Dream (IRE) G Elliott 5 11-4 p D N Russell
5-1 (11-3) Tracked leader in 2nd, ridden after 3 out and challenged next, led last and kept on well under pressure to assert run-in, won at Down Royal 2m 4f beg chase hvy in Mar beating Royal Sam (11-9) by 3l, 10 ran.
5 572165 Prince Rudi (IRE) Distance Winner S T Nolan 11 11-3 p I J McCarthy (3)
13-2 (11-9) Tracked leaders, slight mistake 2nd, 5th 4 out, ridden and no impression from next, 5th of 10, 20l behind Hidden Future (11-12) at Naas 2m beg chase sft in Mar.
6 P-U4959 Daring Article (IRE) R Tyner 7 11-1 A P Crowe
9-1 (10-10) Soon mid-division, niggled along 7 out, no extra from 5 out, tailed off, 9th of 13, well behind Wilde Wit Pleasure (10-6) at Cork 2m 4f hcp chs 0-130 hvy in Jan.
8 3/2105P Solstice Knight (IRE) E J O'Grady 10 10-12 B J Geraghty
33-1 (10-7) Rear of mid-division, headway into 6th and ridden 3 out, soon no impression, 6th when bad mistake 2 out, pulled up before last, in a race won by Panther Claw (11-6) at Navan 3m nov chs hvy in Mar, 16 ran.
9 5P213P Clashnabrook (IRE) Course Winner E O'Grady 8 10-8 P T Enright
14-1 (10-3) Led and disputed, headed and ridden 3 out, soon no impression, tired in moderate 5th when pulled up before last, in a race won by Panther Claw (11-6) at Navan 3m nov chs hvy in Mar, 16 ran.
10 0P06P1 Down Under (IRE) F Flood 6 10-8 A P McCoy
20-1 (11-1) Mid-division on inner, 11th halfway, headway into 5th 2 out, ridden to go 2nd approaching last, led run-in and kept on under pressure, won at Leopardstown 2m 5f hcp chs 0-109 gs in Mar beating Tales Of Milan (11-6) by 1/2l, 19 ran.
11 300658 King Vuvuzela (IRE) P Nolan 6 10-8 M N Doran (5)
16-1 (11-7) Mid-division, 7th 4 out, no impression from next, 8th of 10, 27l behind Hidden Future (11-12) at Naas 2m beg chase sft in Mar.
12 7693P-9 Jim Bowie (IRE) N Meade 8 10-0 P Carberry
7-2 (10-9) Mid-division, 6th halfway, soon dropped towards rear, no threat in straight, 9th of 10, 34l behind Clashnabrook (9-10) at Gowran Park 2m 2f hcp chs 0-116 hvy in Nov.
13 984P32 Sea Master (IRE) I Madden 9 10-0 D E Splaine (5)
14-1 (10-2) Prominent, led from 9th, ridden and went clear from 3 out, strongly pressed after next, headed at last, kept on same pace run-in, 2nd of 14, 6l behind Wise Oscar (10-8) at Navan 3m hcp chs 0-123 sft in Mar.
7 U5443P Knockgraffon King (IRE) N Meade 8 11-1 Non-runner

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No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 176 Agent James (IRE) Distance Winner C F Swan 6 11-11 Mr J Reddington (7)
16-1 (11-7) Led, joined after 6f, headed and lost place from under 4f out, 6th and kept on same pace from 2f out, 6th of 8, 26l behind Murtys Delight (11-0) at Limerick 2m 3f N H flat hvy in Mar.
2 1 Apache Stronghold (IRE) Distance Winner N Meade 5 11-11 Mr J J King (7)
9-4fav (11-4) Settled behind leaders, 6th halfway, headway into 3rd 3f out, challenged 2f out, led 1 1/2f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on well final furlong, won at Down Royal 2m N H flat gd in Nov beating Isle View (10-13) by 3l, 9 ran.
3 11 Azorian (IRE) Distance Winner E Griffin 5 11-11 Miss J M Mangan (7)
11-4 (11-13) Mid-division, 7th halfway, headway from 4f out and led entering straight, ridden over 1f out and asserted inside final furlong, kept on well, won at Leopardstown 2m N H flat sft in Feb beating Milan Bound (11-13) by 2 1/2l, 13 ran.
4 31 Eight Chimes (FR) Course and Distance Winner A J Martin 5 11-11 h Mr A J Berry
4-1 (11-12) Held up towards rear, headway from 4f out, 3rd 2f out, ridden to lead over 1f out, strongly pressed final furlong, stayed on well close home, won at Fairyhouse 2m N H flat hvy in Jan beating Mad Brian (11-7) by 1l, 12 ran.
5 144 Fredsmemory (IRE) Distance Winner F G Hand 7 11-11 Mr D J Hand (7)
4-1 (11-7) Tracked leaders, 3rd 2f out, soon no impression under pressure, kept on same pace, 4th of 8, 8l behind Murtys Delight (11-0) at Limerick 2m 3f N H flat hvy in Mar.
6 1-3 Grand Jesture (IRE) Distance Winner H De Bromhead 5 11-11 Mr D Roche (5)
11-4 (11-10) Tracked leaders, 3rd entering straight, soon ridden, kept on same pace in 3rd from 2f out, 3rd of 7, 2 1/2l behind Outlander (11-13) at Naas 2m N H flat in Feb.
7 231-2 The Mighty Milan (IRE) Distance Winner T J Nagle-Jr 6 11-11 Ms K Walsh
5-1 (11-11) Tracked leaders in 3rd, 2nd approaching straight, headway to lead 2f out, strongly pressed and headed inside final furlong, kept on same pace under pressure, 2nd of 8, 3/4l behind Bouillabaisse (11-1) at Curragh 2m N H flat gs in May.