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12:20 Bookmakers Bar At Bewleys Hotel Leopardstown Maiden Hurdle Full card

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12:20 Leopardstown Racecards Wednesday 26th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 76 Alpha And Omega (IRE) C Coakley 4 11-7 B F Cawley (7)
50-1 (10-9) Towards rear, stayed on without threatening from 3 out, 6th of 18, 19l behind Ally Cascade (11-7) at Thurles 2m 4yo mdn hdl in Nov.
2 2- Born In Fire (FR) M F Morris 4 11-7 t1 R M Power
5-4 (11-7) Mid div, prog bef 4out, went cl 2nd bef 2out where mstk, 2l 2nd & no ch with wnr bef last, 2nd of 13, 3 1/2l behind Blackwater King (11-7) at Dromahane 2m ire ptp sft in Apr.
3 1- Grey Monk (IRE) H De Bromhead 4 11-7 t1 A E Lynch
4-1 (11-7) Rcd 3rd, prog to ld 2out, row, easily, won at Largy 3m ire ptp sft in Apr beating Ceasar Milan (10-11) by 8l, 10 ran.
4 008-8 Military Bowl (USA) A J Martin 4 11-7 t M P Walsh
7-2 (11-9) Tracked leaders, 5th approaching 3 out, no impression and kept on same pace from after next, 8th of 14, 12l behind Art Of Logistics (11-9) at Down Royal 2m mdn hdl gs in Nov.
5 2-12 Ned Buntline Beaten FavouriteDistance Winner N Meade 4 11-7 P Carberry
8-13fav (11-9) Tracked leaders, 6th halfway, headway in 4th entering straight, pushed along into 2nd before last, ridden and not match winner run-in, 2nd of 19, 1 1/4l behind Bright New Dawn (11-12) at Fairyhouse 2m 2f mdn hdl sft.
6 8-72634 Notable Graduate (IRE) D K Weld 4 11-7 t Mr R P McNamara
12-1 (9-11) Mid-division, 7th halfway, 6th entering straight, soon ridden and no impression 1f out, kept on one pace to go 4th on line, 4th of 14, 2l behind I Have A Dream (9-12) at Leopardstown 1m 6f hcp gd in Sep (flat).
7 514532 Pivot Bridge Course Winner A McGuinness 4 11-7 D E Splaine (5)
6-4fav (9-8) Held up in touch, headway on inner approaching straight, ridden over 2f out, 2nd and challenged final furlong, every chance, no extra close home, 2nd of 8, 1/2l behind Jeremy's Girl (8-8) at Naas 1m 2f App hcp hvy in Jul (flat).
8 1-12 Urano (FR) W P Mullins 4 11-7 P Townend
7-2 (11-7) Tracked leaders in 5th, progress into 3rd 4 out, close 2nd after 3 out, led narrowly from before 2 out, ran on well from last, headed near finish, 2nd of 18, 1/2l behind Ally Cascade (11-7) at Thurles 2m 4yo mdn hdl in Nov.
9 0 Westerners Son (IRE) P Nolan 4 11-7 C M Walsh (7)
33-1 (11-0) Rear of mid-division, no impression from 4 out, 10th of 14, 35l behind Un Atout (11-7) at Navan 2m 4yo mdn hdl hvy.
10 425599 Cnocan Diva (IRE) A J Martin 4 11-0 D J Casey
50-1 (9-2) Towards rear for most, never a factor, 9th of 13, 10l behind Lily's Angel (9-0) at Dundalk 1m flls lst stks (1) pol in Nov (flat).
11 0-06P Lady Temptress (IRE) Mrs J Harrington 4 11-0 A D Leigh
33-1 (11-0) Tracked leader in 2nd, ridden in 3rd 3 out, 2nd briefly 2 out, dropped to 3rd and well beaten when bad mistake last, soon dropped to 6th, 6th of 14, 20l behind Un Atout (11-7) at Navan 2m 4yo mdn hdl hvy.
12 77F9 Monahans Girl (IRE) S Slevin 4 11-0 P T Enright
50-1 (10-6) Towards rear, 7th and headway before 3 out, 6th approaching 2 out, soon no extra, 9th of 18, 25l behind Ally Cascade (11-7) at Thurles 2m 4yo mdn hdl in Nov.
13 398-424 New River (IRE) D T Hughes 4 11-0 B J Cooper
11-4fav (9-3) Chased leader until pushed along over 3f out, ridden and no chance with leading duo 2f out, weakened to 4th over 1f out, 4th of 7, 10l behind Lily In Pink (9-7) at Chepstow 1m 4f fll hcp (0-75) (5) sft in Jun (flat).
14 00U80 Profoundly (IRE) D McNamara 4 11-0 K T Coleman
33-1 (11-2) Towards rear for most, never a factor, 13th of 24, 35l behind Starkie (11-12) at Cork 2m mdn hdl sft.

12:50 Q8 OILS Maiden Hurdle Full card

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12:50 Leopardstown Racecards Wednesday 26th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 3/1 Anonis (GER) Ms M Mullins 6 11-12 D E Mullins
25-1 (11-0) Tracked leader, led over 2f out, ridden and pressed over 1f out, stayed on strongly to go clear final 110 yards, won at Cheltenham 2m NH flat Listed (1) sft in Nov beating The Liquidator (11-0) by 5l, 11 ran.
2 5-3F6 Blissful Moment (USA) N Meade 5 11-12 P Carberry
8-1 (11-12) Tracked leaders, 6th when briefly pushed along 4 out, progress next, close 3rd 2 out, soon ridden and outpaced, no extra straight, 6th of 14, 34l behind Pride Ofthe Parish (11-12) at Punchestown 2m 4f mdn hdl hvy.
3 4-1 Expanding Universe (IRE) D K Weld 5 11-12 Mr R P McNamara
7-4fav (12-0) Tracked leaders, 2nd halfway, dropped to 4th 3f out, ridden 2f out, 3rd 1 1/2f out, improved to lead 1f out, stayed on well final furlong, won at Fairyhouse 2m N H flat sft in Oct beating Curley Bill (11-10) by 3 1/2l, 8 ran.
4 9-40 Hot Prospect E P Harty 5 11-12 b1 J Brennan (7)
14-1 (11-12) Mid-division, moderate 6th halfway, no extra from 3 out, weakened, 10th of 14, well behind Rory O'Moore (11-12) at Naas 2m mdn hdl in Nov.
5 4/19-0 Jarob C A Murphy 5 11-12 D J Casey
25-1 (11-12) Chased leaders, weakened from before straight, tailed off, 12th of 16, well behind Blossom Gate (10-12) at Cork 2m 4f mdn hdl in Nov.
6 53-31 King Of Firth (IRE) Ms M Mullins 5 11-12 S G McDermott
7-4fav (12-0) Chased leaders, improved to lead and disputed halfway, ridden in lead 2f out, strongly pressed entering straight, kept on under pressure, all out, won at Galway 2m N H flat in Oct beating Lots Of Memories (11-11) by 1/2l, 9 ran.
7 22-122 Operating (IRE) Beaten Favourite Mrs J Harrington 5 11-12 R M Power
8-11fav (11-12) Tracked leaders in 5th, went moderate 2nd to chase clear leader before halfway, no impression when mistake 2 out, kept on one pace, 2nd of 14, 31l behind Rory O'Moore (11-12) at Naas 2m mdn hdl in Nov.
8 0/ Rafi De Triana (FR) Miss E Doyle 7 11-12 K C Sexton (7)
14-1 (11-6) Mid-division, 9th halfway, no extra before straight, 13th of 18, well behind Ballyburke (11-10) at Navan 2m N H flat sft in Feb '10.
9 12-22 The Paparrazi Kid (IRE) W P Mullins 5 11-12 P Townend
7-4 (11-12) Tracked leaders, mostly 2nd, 3rd 3 out, ridden from next, 2nd again before last, kept on without threatening winner, 2nd of 16, 2 3/4l behind Moscow Mannon (11-12) at Navan 2m mdn hdl hvy.
10 0-P0866 Slaney Conflict (IRE) S Slevin 8 11-5 P T Enright
25-1 (10-10) Mid-division, 9th halfway, headway on outer into 4th entering straight, soon ridden and no extra after 2 out, 6th of 15, 17l behind Glens Melody (11-3) at Clonmel 2m 4f mdn hdl.

13:20 Q8 OILS Juvenile Hurdle Full card

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13:20 Leopardstown Racecards Wednesday 26th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
2 34-1 Blood Cotil (FR) Distance Winner W P Mullins 3 10-12 P Townend
4-9fav (11-0) Travelled powerfully and jumped well tracking leaders, 2nd and switched to inside to challenge going best straight, led approaching last, stayed on well to draw clear run-in, very easily, won at Fairyhouse 2m 3yo mdn hdl sft in Nov beating Hazariban (10-7) by 17l, 6 ran.
3 35321 Crouching Harry (IRE) Distance Winner E Doyle 3 10-12 p M P Butler
8-1 (10-9) Made all, strongly pressed early straight, kept on under pressure run-in, held on well, won at Clonmel 2m 3yo mdn hdl beating Fatcatinthehat (11-0) by 1/2l, 9 ran.
4 112 Fisher Beaten FavouriteDistance Winner G Elliott 3 10-12 t P Carberry
9-4fav (11-8) Tracked leaders, went 2nd after 3 out, led before next, soon hard pressed, ridden when mistake last, headed flat, held towards finish, 2nd of 10, 1 1/4l behind Mcvicar (10-12) at Kempton 2m 3yo hdl (3) gd in Oct.
5 U131 South South West (IRE) Distance Winner P J Flynn 3 10-12 D J Casey
4-1 (10-13) Tracked leader, 2nd halfway, headway to lead entering straight, kept on well from before last, won at Gowran Park 2m 3yo hdl sft beating Pacelli Road (10-8) by 3l, 12 ran.
6 312 Stocktons Wing (IRE) Distance Winner C O'Brien 3 10-12 M P Walsh
11-4 (10-9) Tracked leaders in 4th, improved into 3rd after 4 out, went 2nd 2 out, soon ridden, kept on without catching winner run-in, 2nd of 5, 2 1/2l behind Our Conor (10-9) at Fairyhouse 2m 3yo hdl Grd 3 (1) sft.
7 31 Money Spider (IRE) Distance Winner J F O'Shea 3 10-5 S G McDermott
4-6fav (10-3) Settled 4th early, 3rd from 2nd, improved to lead travelling well entering straight, easily, won at Punchestown 2m 3yo hdl hvy in Nov beating Dayrina (10-3) by 7l, 6 ran.
8 100802 One Fine Day (IRE) Course Winner Mrs J Harrington 3 10-5 R M Power
14-1 (8-5) Held up towards rear, 6th and progress entering straight, 3rd 1 1/2f out, 2nd and stayed on inside final furlong, 2nd of 11, 1 3/4l behind Miracle Cure (8-4) at Leopardstown 1m 2f hcp sft in Nov (flat).
1 11 Our Conor (IRE) D T Hughes 3 11-1 Non-runner

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13:50 Leopardstown Racecards Wednesday 26th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 2-13730 Six Stone Ned (IRE) N Meade 6 11-11 t P Carberry
8-1 (9-13) Towards rear, 13th 4 out, soon no impression, 10th of 15, 40l behind Come To The Party (10-1) at Cork 2m 4f hcp hdl sft in Nov.
2 31/0-9 Force Of Habit D K Weld 6 11-9 b Mr R P McNamara
3-1 (11-12) Tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, stumbled badly on landing 9th and dropped towards rear, pecked 4 out, moderate 7th approaching 2 out, no extra and virtually pulled up run-in, tailed off, 9th of 13, well behind Murchu (11-12) at Galway 2m 6f beg chase sft in Aug.
3 3-90217 Masked Phantom (IRE) Beaten Favourite E P Harty 6 11-8 M P Walsh
4-1fav (9-10) Waited with towards rear, some headway from 6th, closer in 8th 4 out, ridden in 6th before straight, soon no impression and kept on same pace, 7th of 15, 37l behind Come To The Party (10-1) at Cork 2m 4f hcp hdl sft in Nov.
4 F6UP-8U Leggy Lad (IRE) S McConville 9 11-7 E J O'connell
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.
5 0116B-4 Miss Accurate (IRE) D T Hughes 5 11-7 B J Cooper
14-1 (10-12) Prominent early, settled back to 7th before halfway, pushed along in 5th 3 out and went 4th before last, no impression run-in, 4th of 10, 5l behind Top Madam (10-10) at Wexford 2m 4f hdl gd in Oct.
6 71- Mobile Sizer J T R Dreaper 5 11-7 A E Lynch
5-1 (11-4) Always prominent, tracked leader until led before 4 out, ridden and strongly pressed when edged right at last, kept on best under pressure run-in, won at Tipperary 2m mdn hdl sft in Apr beating Sir Lynx (11-4) by nk, 20 ran.
7 08P-299 Dibella (IRE) Ms J Morgan 5 11-6 C Brassil (7)
18-1 (10-0) Towards rear, some progress 4 out, soon no impression, 9th of 19, 34l behind Roi Du Mee (9-13) at Navan 2m 7f hcp hdl hvy.
8 8P01-60 Labeille (FR) Distance Winner E P Harty 5 11-5 D J Casey
20-1 (11-0) Chased leaders, 6th halfway, ridden and weakened 3 out, 17th of 18, well behind Bog Warrior (11-12) at Fairyhouse 2m 4f hcp hdl 8Evens23 sft.
9 2271P-0 Penny's Bill (IRE) Course WinnerDistance Winner Miss E Doyle 10 11-5 t K C Sexton (7)
25-1 (10-9) Chased leaders early, 9th halfway, slow 5 out, soon no extra and weakened, last of 15, well behind Any Bets (9-3) at Down Royal 2m 4f hcp chs gd in May.
10 P-048F3 Majestic Oak (FR) L P Cusack 8 11-4 D E Splaine (5)
20-1 (11-4) Tracked leaders, 6th entering straight, soon ridden, 3rd 2 out, 2nd briefly before last, kept on same pace in 3rd run-in, 3rd of 19, 6l behind Misca Musca (10-11) at Navan 2m hcp hdl 80-109 hvy in Nov.
11 322434 King Malik (IRE) C O'Dwyer 6 11-2 t N J O'Shea (3)
14-1 (11-7) Tracked leaders, 5th 3 out, soon ridden, 3rd 2 out, soon no extra and dropped to 4th at last, 4th of 15, 11l behind Rich Revival (11-12) at Fairyhouse 2m 5f beg chs sft.
12 09-6115 Dactik (IRE) Beaten Favourite N Brett 6 11-1 t M P Butler (5)
9-4fav (11-8) Soon well off the pace in mid-division, moderate 6th 4 out, moderate 5th 3 out, ridden in pursuit of leaders but no impression from before straight, kept on same pace, 5th of 11, 13l behind For A Finish (11-5) at Fairyhouse 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-109 sft in Nov.
13 242/77 Ember Jack (IRE) J F O'Shea 5 10-13 t S G McDermott
33-1 (11-12) Mid-division, distant 9th and no impression entering straight, kept on one pace, 7th of 14, well behind Rory O'Moore (11-12) at Naas 2m mdn hdl in Nov.
14 022111 Happy New Year (IRE) O McKiernan 8 10-13 S J Crimin (7)
13-2 (10-5) Always close up, led from 5 out, ridden and stayed on well from 2 out, clear from last, won at Punchestown 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-109 hvy beating Alasty (11-9) by 3 1/2l, 16 ran.
15 55-5217 The Boys Dont Know (IRE) Beaten Favourite Arthur Goulding 5 10-12 P T Enright
3-1fav (10-12) Rear of mid-division, ridden in 9th 3 out, 8th 3 out, kept on one pace, 7th of 13, 9l behind Carlowsantana (10-5) at Cork 2m hcp hdl 80-116 sft.
16 960-045 Beneficial Spirit (IRE) P J Rothwell 9 10-11 A Ring (7)
14-1 (11-5) Tracked leaders in 4th, ridden and no impression in 5th early straight, kept on one pace, 5th of 10, 8l behind Clashnabrook (9-10) at Gowran Park 2m 2f hcp chs 0-116 hvy in Nov.
17 00F142- Shariyan (IRE) Distance Winner C A Murphy 6 10-11 R M Power
9-1 (11-0) Held up in rear, progress into 5th and ridden entering straight, moderate 3rd 2 out, went 2nd without threatening easy winner inside final furlong, 2nd of 9, 13l behind Changing Times (11-5) at Fairyhouse 2m 4f nov hcp hdl 8Evens16 hvy in Feb.
18 508 Sammy Black (GER) A Mullins 4 10-7 D E Mullins
40-1 (11-9) Chased leaders, some slight mistakes, 5th halfway, ridden and no extra after 3 out, 8th of 19, 41l behind Bright New Dawn (11-12) at Fairyhouse 2m 2f mdn hdl sft.
19 F9-6129 Definite Knockoff (IRE) Sean Doyle 6 10-6 H D Dunne (7)
5-1 (10-13) Mid-division, some progress into 7th 3 out, no impression from before next, 9th of 20, 16l behind Sea Stallion (11-8) at Gowran Park 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-102 gd in Oct.
21 890-932 Blazing Sonnet (IRE) W J Austin 6 10-3 A D Leigh
4-1 (11-3) Soon chased leaders, improved to be on terms from 4 out, 2nd 2 out, soon struggling, kept on without matching winner run-in, 2nd of 14, 1 1/2l behind Doc Hollywood (11-9) at Fairyhouse 2m hcp hdl 80-95 sft in Nov.
22 2-81008 Mac Tigue (IRE) C O'Dwyer 4 10-3 p1 Ms K Walsh
16-1 (10-9) Rear of mid-division, never a factor, kept on one pace, 8th of 15, 21l behind Celestial Prospect (11-1) at Wexford 2m 2f cond hcp hdl (80-109) gd in Oct.
24 4P/94P7 Andlau (FR) M J McDonagh 7 10-0 t S J Hassett (3)
16-1 (11-2) In rear, some progress 3 out, ridden and kept on one paced, 7th of 16, 35l behind Last Time D'albain (11-8) at Punchestown 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-102 sft in Oct.
25 913/P0P Daggers Bond (IRE) A A Howard 6 9-12 A F O'Neill (7)
33-1 (10-10) Keen hold, on terms 3rd, soon led and clear, headed and weakened approaching 6 out, soon pulled up, in a race won by Masked Phantom (11-10) at Cork 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-109 in Nov, 15 ran.
20 4-54P04 Mullaghwillin Boy (IRE) A J Martin 6 10-5 Non-runner
23 60310F Ballyfinboy (IRE) J R Finn 6 10-1 Non-runner

14:20 Racing Post All You Need For Irish Racing Handicap Chase Full card

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14:20 Leopardstown Racecards Wednesday 26th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 24P0-17 Lastoftheleaders (IRE) Distance Winner A L T Moore 9 11-10 P Townend
5-1 (11-10) Mid-division, 8th halfway, ridden in 7th entering straight, no impression 2 out, kept on one pace, 7th of 14, 11l behind Lead Kindly Light (10-5) at Fairyhouse 2m 1f hcp chs sft.
2 01-2F49 Slieveardagh (IRE) Distance WinnerCourse and Distance Winner E J O'Grady 8 11-5 S G McDermott
16-1 (11-4) Held up towards rear, moderate 10th and no impression 2 out, kept on one pace, 9th of 14, 18l behind Lead Kindly Light (10-5) at Fairyhouse 2m 1f hcp chs sft.
3 13-2122 Jacksonslady (IRE) Distance Winner J P Dempsey 7 10-13 Ms K Walsh
5-1 (10-8) Waited with, mistake 8th and soon well off pace, closed 2 out, no impression and left a place better from last, kept on, 2nd of 6, 9l behind Cristal Bonus (11-10) at Down Royal 2m 4f chs Grd 2 (1) gs in Nov.
4 PP-5821 Lead Kindly Light (IRE) Distance Winner S Byrne 8 10-13 t A D Leigh
11-1 (10-5) Mid-division, 7th halfway, headway into 3rd 3 out, ridden to lead 2 out, kept on well under pressure from before last, won at Fairyhouse 2m 1f hcp chs sft beating Far Away So Close (11-0) by 2 1/4l, 14 ran.
5 611335 Carlingford Lough (IRE) J E Kiely 6 10-9 M P Walsh
5-1 (11-12) Held up towards rear, 8th halfway, went moderate 5th approaching 3 out, no threat in straight and kept on one pace, 5th of 11, 28l behind Aupcharlie (11-12) at Gowran Park 2m 4f beg chs hvy in Nov.
6 9265-P4 Peak Raider (IRE) Course WinnerDistance Winner T Carberry 8 10-9 P Carberry
14-1 (10-3) Chased leaders, 6th halfway, 4th entering straight, ridden 2 out, no extra in 3rd last, lost 3rd run-in, 4th of 14, 7l behind Lead Kindly Light (10-5) at Fairyhouse 2m 1f hcp chs sft.
7 614733 Glibin (IRE) Distance Winner C Bowe 7 10-7 t H D Dunne (7)
20-1 (11-1) Chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden after 5 out, no impression in moderate 4th before straight, left moderate 2nd and hampered last, soon 3rd, kept on one pace, 3rd of 8, 13l behind Great Oak (11-1) at Cork 2m 1f mares nov chs Grade 3 (1) sft.
8 7054-32 Tadhg (IRE) V C Ward 6 10-7 R M Power
11-2 (11-12) Settled in mid-division, headway approaching straight and challenged 2 out where not fluent, soon no impression and not fluent again last, no extra run-in, 2nd of 15, 6l behind Ros Brin (11-2) at Clonmel 2m beg chs.
9 2/137-75 On The Way Out (IRE) J E Kiely 9 10-5 D E Mullins
7-1 (10-4) Held up towards rear, headway into 9th 4 out, ridden in 8th 2 out, 6th and kept on same pace last, 5th of 14, 8l behind Lead Kindly Light (10-5) at Fairyhouse 2m 1f hcp chs sft.
10 130433 Satu (IRE) Course WinnerDistance Winner E Doyle 8 10-4 t M P Butler (5)
4-1 (10-4) Waited with, keen hold, 5th into straight, 4th 3 out, soon 3rd, no impression and kept on same pace from before last, 3rd of 7, 8l behind Instant Impacked (10-1) at Cork 2m hcp chs 0-140 hvy in Nov.
11 21-2590 Galloping Gander (IRE) A J Martin 6 10-3 B J Cooper
11-1 (11-9) Rear of mid-division, 10th halfway, never a factor, 10th of 15, 40l behind Alf Wright (10-6) at Wexford 2m 3f hcp chs 0-130 gd in Oct.
12 716211 Instant Impacked (IRE) Distance Winner R Tyner 8 10-3 P T Enright
4-1 (10-1) Soon tracked leaders, closer in 2nd 3 out, struggling to get to leader when left with every chance last, led and stayed on best run-in, won at Cork 2m hcp chs 0-140 hvy in Nov beating Echo Bob (11-7) by 1 3/4l, 7 ran.
13 716777 Paddy O Dee Distance Winner P J Rothwell 7 10-1 t S J Crimin (7)
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.
14 5189-15 Fourth Class (IRE) Beaten FavouriteDistance Winner H De Bromhead 8 10-0 A E Lynch
4-1fav (11-2) Chased leaders, 3rd halfway, mistake 6 out, ridden in 7th 3 out, stayed on to 4th 2 out, no impression and kept on one pace, 5th of 11, 10l behind Code Of The West (10-13) at Clonmel 2m 3f hcp chs sft in Nov.
15 347-63P Rubert (IRE) D Cullen 9 10-0 t E J O'connell
16-1 (11-3) Towards rear for most, no extra from 5 out, pulled up before last, in a race won by Sole Witness (11-6) at Navan 2m 4f hcp chs 0-130 hvy, 15 ran.
16 13-F03P Senior Again (IRE) Course and Distance Winner F Flood 6 9-12 D J Casey
11-2 (9-12) Always towards rear, pulled up before 3 out, in a race won by Lead Kindly Light (10-5) at Fairyhouse 2m 1f hcp chs sft, 14 ran.

14:55 Racing Post Novice Chase Full card

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14:55 Leopardstown Racecards Wednesday 26th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 1241/11 Arvika Ligeonniere (FR) W P Mullins 7 11-12 P Townend
2-1 (11-10) Made all, went well clear from 3rd, reduced advantage 4 out, travelling well next, stayed on strongly from 2 out, pushed out run-in, impressive, won at Fairyhouse 2m 4f nov chs Grade 1 (4yo+) (1) sft beating Dedigout (11-10) by 11l, 5 ran.
2 111112 Baily Green (IRE) Distance Winner M F Morris 6 11-12 t D J Casey
9-2 (11-10) Chased leader in 2nd, ridden entering straight, challenged 2 out, kept on to join winner run-in, no extra close home, 2nd of 4, 1l behind Twinlight (11-7) at Punchestown 2m nov chs Grade 2 (1) hvy in Nov.
3 107-212 Benefficient (IRE) Course Winner A J Martin 6 11-12 B J Cooper
8-1 (11-9) Prominent, led 6th, headed 11th, led again approaching 5 out, strongly challenged 3 out, headed close home, no extra, 2nd of 6, 1 1/2l behind Harry Topper (11-6) at Newbury 3m nov chs Grade 2 (1) sft in Nov.
4 20-F214 Dylan Ross (IRE) N Meade 6 11-12 P Carberry
5-2 (11-8) Held up in 6th, moderate 5th 5 out, ridden in moderate 4th entering straight, no impression from 2 out, 4th of 7, 26l behind Oscars Well (11-8) at Navan 2m 1f nov chs hvy.
5 264-1F1 Oscars Well (IRE) Course WinnerDistance Winner Mrs J Harrington 7 11-12 R M Power
8-11fav (11-8) Tracked leader in 2nd, led from 6th, well clear from 4 out, steadied approaching 2 out and reduced lead, stayed on well from last, easily, won at Navan 2m 1f nov chs hvy beating Cootamundra (11-2) by 7l, 7 ran.

15:30 Donohue Marquees Flat Race Full card

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15:30 Leopardstown Racecards Wednesday 26th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 1-2 Blackmail (FR) Beaten Favourite A J Martin 4 11-9 Mr R P McNamara
5-4fav (11-11) Settled 3rd, keen hold early, headway in 2nd entering straight, closed on leader 3f out, challenged 1f out, ridden inside final furlong and no extra in 2nd closing stages, 2nd of 5, 2 1/4l behind Champagne James (11-11) at Navan 2m N H flat in Nov.
2 3 Bose Ikard (IRE) Beaten Favourite N Meade 4 11-9 Ms N Carberry
4-7fav (11-11) Held up in mid-division, headway into moderate 2nd 3f out, ridden 2f out, no impression leader, 3rd and kept on one pace inside final furlong, 3rd of 10, 11l behind Posiden Sea (11-4) at Clonmel 2m N H flat in Nov.
3 Dorian Bay (IRE) M J Grassick 4 11-9 Mr S G Carey (5)
Oscar gelding out of Silks Princess.
4 39- Follow The Sign (IRE) O McKiernan 4 11-9 Mr R P Quinlan (3)
10-1 (10-11) Towards rear, headway into 6th 4f out, soon ridden and no impression, 9th of 14, well behind Buckers Bridge (11-9) at Gowran Park 2m 2f N H flat sft in Mar.
5 Moyle Park (IRE) David Kelly 4 11-9 Mr P A King (7)
Flemensfirth gelding out of Lovely Present.
6 1- Old Kilcash (IRE) J J Hanlon 4 11-9 Mr J T Carroll (3)
3-1 (11-7) Tr ldrs, 4th 1/2way, 2nd app str, quickend well to ld app last, ko strongly run-in, won at Horse And Jockey 3m ire ptp gs in Mar beating Creepy (11-7) by 12l, 12 ran.
7 F0 Oscar Fiain (IRE) John G Carr 4 11-9 Mr N M Kelly (7)
5-1 (11-7) Keen early, rdn & not qckn bef 4out, sn bhnd, no dngr, 11th of 12, well behind Famousandfearless (11-7) at Glenbane 3m ire ptp gd in Oct.
8 F1-3 Rough Justice (IRE) Beaten Favourite W P Mullins 4 11-9 Mr P W Mullins
6-4fav (11-7) Chased leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden in 4th 1 1/2f out, 3rd and no impression 1f out, kept on one pace, 3rd of 10, 8l behind O Maonlai (11-7) at Punchestown 2m 4yo nhf hvy in Nov.
9 0 Royal Boru (IRE) Mrs G Callaghan 4 11-9 Mr J E Flynn (7)
16-1 (11-6) Always towards rear, 12th of 17, 33l behind Outlander (11-9) at Fairyhouse 2m 4yo nhf sft.
10 7-2 Saffron Wells (IRE) Beaten Favourite J E Kiely 4 11-9 Ms K Walsh
11-4fav (11-9) Held up in rear, closer in 11th 3f out, ridden in 7th on outer 1 1/2f out, went moderate 2nd under 1f out, kept on without threatening winner final furlong, 2nd of 17, 5l behind Outlander (11-9) at Fairyhouse 2m 4yo nhf sft.
11 2- Texas Tea (IRE) C A Murphy 4 11-9 Mr C Motherway (3)
8-1 (11-0) Chased leaders, 3rd approaching straight, soon ridden to chase winner and no impression, kept on same pace, 2nd of 9, 7l behind Kauto Grand Mogol (11-2) at Limerick 2m 4yo nhf sft in Mar.
12 4-474 Top Othe Ra (IRE) T Mullins 4 11-9 h Mr D J Mullins (7)
20-1 (11-7) Held up towards rear, headway in 6th 3 out and went 4th after next, no impression on easy winner before last, kept on one pace, 4th of 11, 10l behind Umpact (11-7) at Gowran Park 2m 4yo mdn hdl sft.
13 520-52 Lady Of Glencoe (IRE) D T Hughes 4 11-2 Miss J M Mangan (7)
10-1 (10-9) Mid-division, 7th 4f out, ridden in 5th on outer 2f out, kept on without threatening to go 2nd final furlong, 2nd of 13, 8l behind City Slicker (11-9) at Fairyhouse 2m 4yo nhf sft.