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16:40 Leopardstown (IRE)

Leopardstown Evening Meetings Handicap (50-75)

  • 18 Runners
  • Distance: 7f
  • Going: Good
  • Surface: Turf
  • €9,270 added
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 1m 27.15s
  • Off Time: 16:40:33
  • 18 Ran
1st
Silk -
2nd
Silk -
3rd
Silk -
6/1

    4th
    Silk -
    1(5)
    Silk - Dark Blue

    Astonish

    180 BF
    6/1
    • Form 072610-
    • Age 4
    • Weight 10-0
    • Official Rating 74

    led, ridden straight, strongly pressed inside final furlong, headed and no extra close home

    2(14)
    Silk - RED, white star & chevrons on sleeves, red cap, white stars

    Espartano

    121 bt C
    12/1
    • Form 04P158-
    • Age 5
    • Weight 9-12
    • Official Rating 72

    refused to race

    3(2)
    Silk - RED, royal blue epaulettes, royal blue star on cap
    5/1
    • Form 200304-
    • Age 5
    • Weight 9-12
    • Official Rating 72

    tracked leaders on inner, 4th approaching straight, no impression from 2f out, kept on same pace

    4(8)
    Silk - YELLOW, emerald green chevron, striped cap
    25/1
    • Form 160998-
    • Age 5
    • Weight 9-11
    • Official Rating 71

    never a factor, kept on one pace straight

    5(17)
    Silk - ORANGE, royal blue disc, halved sleeves, orange cap
    • Form 8730/
    • Age 4
    • Weight 9-10
    • Official Rating 70

    always behind

    6(11)
    Silk - ROYAL BLUE, black disc, yellow cap

    Gratified

    162 b
    13/2
    • Form 3464-
    • Age 4
    • Weight 9-10
    • Official Rating 70

    never a factor, behind straight

    7(6)
    Silk - BLACK & WHITE CHECK, emerald green sleeves & cap
    20/1
    • Form 20000-0
    • Age 4
    • Weight 9-9
    • Official Rating 69

    chased leaders, 6th after halfway, weakened straight

    8(1)
    Silk - ORANGE, dark blue braces, halved sleeves, dark blue cap, orange spots
    8/1
    • Form 5890-50
    • Age 7
    • Weight 9-9
    • Official Rating 69

    mid-division, 8th on inner 1 1/2f out, no extra final furlong

    9(7)
    Silk - ROYAL BLUE, red panel, striped cap

    Scopey

    245
    12/1
    • Form 6/32800-
    • Age 4
    • Weight 9-9
    • Official Rating 69

    tracked leaders on outer, 4th halfway, weakened straight

    10(13)
    Silk - LIGHT BLUE, dark blue star, dark blue stars on sleeves, dark blue cap, white star
    10/1
    • Form 031266-
    • Age 4
    • Weight 9-7
    • Official Rating 67

    prominent, 2nd halfway, ridden straight, kept on under pressure from over 1f out

    11(12)
    Silk - RED & WHITE CHECK, striped sleeves, quartered cap
    • Form 917290-
    • Age 4
    • Weight 9-7
    • Official Rating 67

    mid-division, 8th on outer halfway, weakened entering straight

    12(16)
    Silk - BLACK, orange epaulettes, black cap, orange star
    20/1
    • Form 305070-
    • Age 6
    • Weight 9-7
    • Official Rating 67

    jumped leaving stalls, always towards rear

    13(4)
    Silk - EMERALD GREEN, white spots, orange cap
    14/1
    • Form 4268-
    • Age 4
    • Weight 9-6
    • Official Rating 66

    mid-division, 8th early straight, one pace

    14(3)
    Silk - EMERALD GREEN,yellow hollow box,hooped slvs,emerald green cap,yellow star
    12/1
    • Form 2/50598-
    • Age 4
    • Weight 9-5
    • Official Rating 65

    chased leaders, 6th halfway, kept on same pace straight

    15(15)
    Silk - ROYAL BLUE & WHITE HOOPS, white cap, royal blue star
    20/1
    • Form 518020-
    • Age 9
    • Weight 9-5
    • Official Rating 65

    towards rear, effort on wide outside early straight, no impression final furlong

    16(9)
    Silk - YELLOW, royal blue disc & sleeves, hooped cap
    14/1
    • Form 04030-
    • Age 4
    • Weight 9-2
    • Official Rating 62

    held up, 12th approaching straight, headway into 6th 1f out, kept on well

    18(18)
    Silk - BEIGE, dark green diabolo on sleeves, black cap

    Blue Turk

    296
    14/1
    • Form 6660-
    • Age 4
    • Weight 8-11
    • Official Rating 57

    in rear to halfway, headway approaching straight, 8th over 1f out, kept on

    19
    Silk - WHITE, dark blue sash, dark blue chevrons on sleeves, striped cap
    10/1
    • Form 869576-
    • Age 5
    • Weight 8-10
    • Official Rating 56

    rear of mid-division, 9th 3f out, 7th on outer 1 1/2f out, ran on strongly inside final furlong to lead close home

    20
    NR

    Premier Rouge

    1078 t
    • Form 402441/
    • Age 8
    • Weight 8-9
    • Official Rating 55

    21
    NR
    • Form 089068-
    • Age 6
    • Weight 8-8
    • Official Rating 54

    17(10)
    NR
    • Form 800/075-
    • Age 6
    • Weight 8-13
    • Official Rating 59

    In depth

    Formwatch

    Astonish 6-1fav (8-7) Mid-division, ridden and no impression 2f out, 13th of 24, 11l behind First In Command (8-8) at Curragh 6f hcp 0-100 sft in Sept.

    Espartano 7-1 (9-2) Towards rear, some late headway, never a factor, 8th of 14, 12l behind Inwood (9-7) at Dundalk 1m hcp 0-80 pol in Nov.

    Numen (IRE) 12-1 (9-6) Towards rear, headway in 7th 2f out, ridden into 4th 1f out, 3rd and kept on same pace inside final furlong, 4th of 12, 8l behind Zorija Rose (9-10) at Limerick 1m hcp 0-85 hvy in Oct.

    Just For Mary 40-1 (8-13) Slowly into stride and outpaced, last of 8, 18l behind Trimlestown (8-10) at W'hampton 6f hcp 0-75 (5) pol in Dec.

    Contingency Plan (IRE) 100-1 (8-12) Chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden in 6th entering straight, weakened 2f out, last of 11, 10l behind Great War Eagle (9-1) at Dundalk 7f 2yo lst stk (1) std in Oct '07.

    Gratified 10-1 (9-5) Tracked leaders, soon 3rd, kept on same pace under pressure from over 1f out, 4th of 18, 5l behind Thoroughly Red (9-5) at Cork 1m 3yo mdn sft in Oct.

    Bartres (IRE) 25-1 (9-13) Led, ridden and headed under 2f out, soon hung left and weakened, 15th of 16, 13l behind Zaralanta (9-0) at Curragh 6f mdn stk sft.

    Ginger Princess (IRE) 25-1 (7-8) Towards rear, kept on one pace under pressure from 2f out, 14th of 21, 15l behind Pollen (8-10) at Curragh 1m prm hcp sft.

    Scopey 10-1 (9-2) Mid-division, ridden and no impression 2f out, 12th of 18, 10l behind Le Citadel (9-8) at Curragh 7f hcp 0-80 gf in Jul.

    Ajman (IRE) 8-1 (9-8) Led early, headed after 2f, 4th halfway, ridden and no extra over 2f out, kept on same pace, 6th of 14, 7l behind Master Marvel (9-9) at Killarney 1m handicap gd in Aug.

    Dawn Eclipse (IRE) 10-1 (9-2) Chased leaders on inner, weakened straight, 13th of 16, 13l behind Teachers Choice (9-5) at Gowran Park 7f hcp 0-80 gd in Sept.

    Silly Dancer (IRE) 16-1 (10-0) Towards rear for most, never a factor, 14th of 20, 12l behind Espartano (9-2) at Leopardstown 1m hcp 0-70 gs in Oct.

    Kokoro (IRE) 4-1 (8-5) Mid-division, 8th halfway, ridden in 9th and no impression 3f out, kept on one pace, 8th of 15, 22l behind Icemancometh (9-3) at Ballinrobe 1m 1f clm gf in Jun.

    Dash Back (USA) 10-1 (9-0) Chased leaders, 5th entering straight, no impression from 2f out, 8th of 14, 13l behind Three Rocks (9-5) at Dundalk 6f 3yo mdn pol in Aug.

    Rookwith (IRE) 14-1 (9-3) Never a factor, 18th of 29, 16l behind Toasted Special (9-12) at Curragh 6f hcp 0-70 sft in Sept.

    Metropolis (IRE) 6-1 (8-13) Rear of mid-division, some headway on inner to 8th 1 1/2f out, hung right and eased final furlong, 12th of 14, 8l behind Nortburn (9-13) at Dundalk 5f hcp 0-80 pol in Oct.

    Blue Turk 9-1 (8-11) Never a factor, 12th of 14, 15l behind Heaven Bound (8-5) at Navan 1m hcp 0-70 frm in Jun.

    Giant Slalom 14-1 (8-8) Dwelt, soon mid-division, improved to dispute 2f out, ridden in 4th 1f out, no extra final furlong, 6th of 21, 3 1/2l behind Luck Wud Have It (9-7) at Curragh 7f hcp 0-75 hvy in Oct.

    Premier Rouge 3-1 (9-4) Raced freely, tracked leaders, ridden to lead 2f out, driven and in command final furlong, won at Windsor 1m 2f stk 0-65 (5) gf in Jun '05 beating York Cliff (9-4) by 1 1/2l, 8 ran.

    Power Broker 100-1 (8-11) Mid-division, ridden in 9th and no impression 2f out, kept on one pace, 8th of 14, 9l behind Finicius (9-12) at Dundalk 7f stk pol in Dec.

    Grave Matters (USA) 16-1 (9-4) Held up, moderate 7th entering straight, soon ridden and no impression, 5th of 16, 4l behind Toufan Express (9-10) at Gowran Park 1m hcp 0-70 hvy in Oct.