LANDAU won a couple of Polytrack races for Sylvester Kirk and was having just his second start for Gordon Elliott when chasing home Gusty Rocky at Tramore. He has a few pounds to concede to Captain Carleton. a good second to Equity Rock at Cork, but should be up to the task. Mighty Leader was beaten a long way on his hurdling debut here in December and Burnt Sienna is plating class though did better when a close third on the Flat at Tramore.
Landau (IRE) 4-1 (11-7) Chased leaders, 2nd halfway, ridden in 3rd and short of room before 2 out, kept on into 2nd after 2 out, pressed winner run-in, held closing stages, 2nd of 12, 1l behind Gusty Rocky (11-12) at Tramore 2m mdn hdl gd.
Captain Carleton (IRE) 8-1 (11-12) Jumped slightly left 1st, soon raced in moderate 3rd, left moderate 2nd from 4 out, attempted to close 2 out, gained on winner last, no impression and kept on same pace run-in, 2nd of 12, 2 1/2l behind Equity Swap (11-9) at Cork 2m mdn hdl gd.
Captains Measure (IRE) 3-1 (12-0) Mid div, 7th 6out, prog to cl 3rd gng well appr 2out, not match wnr appr last but kow, 2nd of 15, 8l behind Charlie Swift (12-0) at Tallanstown 3m ire ptp gd in Apr '13.
Hey Aussie (IRE) 33-1 (12-0) Mid-division on outer, ridden and no impression from 4f out, 6th of 10, well behind Farewelltocheyenne (11-9) at Downpatrick 2m 2f NH flat sft.
Mighty Leader (IRE) 10-1 (11-4) Held up in rear, progress into 4th after 4 out, mistake 3 out and ridden, no impression in poor 3rd before 2 out, kept on one pace, 3rd of 6, 32l behind Rasco (11-4) at Downpatrick 2m 2f mdn hdl gd in Dec.
Generousmrrobinson Generous gelding out of Burgundy Lace.
Lady Germany (IRE) 25-1 (10-12) Held up towards rear, ridden and no impression after 4 out, kept on one pace straight, 10th of 17, 17l behind She's A Leader (11-5) at Roscommon 2m mdn hdl gd.
Burnt Sienna (IRE) 4-1 (9-10) Held up, behind in touch, driven 3 out, stayed on to take 3rd after last, no impression with front pair, 3rd of 8, 11l behind Zip Wire (11-0) at Cartmel 2m 1f mdn hdl (5) gf in May.