Sligo

  • 19:10 Martinstown Opportunity Maiden Hurdle2m 4f

  • Winner €6,900 2nd €1,600 3rd €700 4th €400
  • Going: Yielding to Soft (Good in places)
  • Surface: Turf

Result

  • Weighed In

  • Winning time: 5m 29.40s
  • Off time: 19:10:19
19:10 Sligo Racecards
No Draw Dist
1st Kostar (FR) 9/2
2nd Killdunne (IRE) 6/1
3rd Fast Exit (IRE) 15/2

Racecard

No Form Silk Horse A Wgt Trainer Jockey OR SP
1 8065-00 BLACK & ROYAL BLUE HOOPS, red cap The Drunken Dr (IRE) 7
4 11-6 b N Moran A P Heskin 98 11/112.00
2 P1-6721 ORANGE, purple stars, orange sleeves & cap Cheyenne Girl (IRE) 20
5 11-5 P Martin M P Butler (2) 9/43.25
3 3558-U4 YELLOW, royal blue sleeves, red cap Fast Exit (IRE) 27
5 11-4 t1 M M McNiff D R Fox (4) 15/28.50
4 9/F57-84 Maroon, white sleeves, maroon diamonds, white cap, maroon star Killdunne (IRE) 27
5 11-4 t M Winters P D Kennedy (4) 98 6/17.00
5 P9P56-7 Royal blue, light green star & sleeves, light green star on cap Kostar (FR) 20
5 11-4 D T Hughes M A Enright (4) 9/25.50
6 1-24 LIGHT BLUE, white hoop, light blue cap, white spots Brand Ambassador (IRE) 77
Beaten Favourite
4 11-1 G Elliott K M Donoghue 5/16.00
7 4-5 ROYAL BLUE & EMERALD GREEN HALVED, sleeves reversed, yellow cap Perfect Timing 95
4 11-1 P J Gilligan I J McCarthy 8/19.00
8 86-632F Purple, white cross sashes, hooped cap Daisyanabelle (IRE) 25
4 10-8 b L Young M P Burke (4) 6/17.00

Verdict

CHEYENNE GIRL, a winning point-to-pointer, wasn't beaten far by Spring Hawk over hurdles last month before landing a Kilbeggan bumper a week later. She still a relative youngster and can see off the challenge of Daisyanabelle, who has been making steady progress and was still in touch when falling behind the useful Zuzka here last month. Killdunne has been struggling in handicaps but winning point-to-pointer Brand Ambassador hasn't been beaten far in two bumpers and should do