VINNIESPRIDE has shown definite signs of progress over hurdles recently and comes here on such a lowly mark that he looks the one to be on with Tom Madden using his claim. Teochrios had Hangar Five close up in second when scoring at Fairyhouse and is better off at the weights after the latter scored at Ballinrobe. Stoichkhov has won three times in 40 starts, all on Polytrack, while Ballydoyle's Duarte Fernandes has been running poorly in similar events.
First Friday (IRE) 40-1 (10-0) Prominent early, weakened from 5f out, soon trailing, tailed off, 15th of 16, 46l behind Zeftan (10-11) at Curragh 1m 4f ldy hcp gf in Jun.
Action Master 15-2 (8-9) Always in rear, last of 7, 17l behind Maracuja (9-3) at Ayr 1m 2f hcp 0-75 (5) gs.
Teochrios (IRE) 7-1 (9-4) 2nd early before improving to lead, ridden from 2f out and headed 1f out, no extra and weakened inside final furlong, 8th of 14, 8l behind Pacelli Road (9-13) at Leopardstown 1m 4f hcp gf.
Stoichkhov (IRE) 10-1 (9-4) Prominent, ridden in 3rd over 2f out, kept on same pace from over 1f out, 4th of 14, 2 1/4l behind Cheers Buddy (9-7) at Dundalk 1m app hcp 47-65 pol in Apr.
Hangar Five (IRE) 14-1 (8-10) Chased leaders on outer, 3rd 3f out, soon ridden, led 1 1/2f out, stayed on well final furlong, won at Ballinrobe 1m 5f app hcp 47-65 beating Byron Beauty (9-5) by 1 3/4l, 12 ran.
Table Forty Six (IRE) 14-1 (8-8) Chased leader, 5th halfway, ridden and no extra 2f out, 9th of 11, 13l behind Mindy (9-3) at Wexford 1m 4f app hcp 50-80 in May.
Duarte Fernandes (USA) 12-1 (8-8) Mid-division, 7th halfway, pushed along and no extra entering straight, weakened, last of 11, 21l behind Mezogiorno (8-13) at Leopardstown 1m App hcp gf.
Carraroe Flyer (IRE) 16-1 (9-2) Rear of mid-division, ridden entering straight, no impression, never a factor, 9th of 10, 18l behind Togoville (9-7) at Roscommon 7f hcp 47-65 gf.
Minot Street (CAN) 14-1 (9-2) Soon lead and disputed, ridden from 2f out and soon headed, no impression and weakened inside final furlong, 8th of 14, 7l behind Hazel Blue (8-5) at Dundalk 1m hcp 47-65 pol.
Ancelotti (IRE) 50-1 (8-5) Chased leaders, 7th 3f out, soon ridden and weakened, 13th of 14, 20l behind Boronia (8-10) at Dundalk 1m 4f hcp 47-65 pol in Apr.
Lastgirlstanding (IRE) 100-1 (9-10) Dwelt, held up, 15th early, 12th 1 1/2f out, no impression, 12th of 16, 27l behind Lady Clitico (9-0) at Bellewstown 1m 4f mdn stks gd.
Vinniespride (IRE) 33-1 (8-10) Mid-division, ridden and no extra over 2f out, 11th of 14, 5l behind Denis Of Kerry (9-1) at Dundalk 1m 4f hcp 47-65 pol in Feb '13.