This has been run twice and Gordon Elliott has won both. Chernikova ran well in a maiden hurdle at Limerick in April and should get into contention before reverting to obstacles. NAVIGATOR JACK travelled well throughout on his debut at Listowel and wasn’t beaten far despite running green. With that under his belt he can take this. Well Pleased led for a long way over timber on the latter track last month and reverts to a bumper while Recognize, by Authorized, hails from a yard who do well in these races.
Eyezawinkin (IRE) 200-1 (12-2) Towards rear, headway to 4th after 4f, dropped to 8th 4f out, weakened over 3f out, last of 9, dist behind Agritime (11-9) at Limerick 2m sft in Oct.
Kilcarthy Boy (IRE) Leading Light gelding out of Honey Rosie.
Remembergenteljack (IRE) 17-2 (12-2) Held up in rear, 7th halfway, moderate 6th 4f out, soon ridden and no impression, 5th of 7, 33 3/4l behind Quiet Escape (11-9) at Downpatrick 2m 3f gd in Aug.
Tout Savoir (IRE) 100-1 (12-2) Rear of mid-division, moderate 10th after halfway, progress over 4f out, closed over 3f out, lost place and ridden over 2f out, badly hampered 2f out, weakened, 9th of 20, 21l behind One Last Tango (12-0) at Navan 2m gd in Sep.
Vairue (IRE) 50-1 (12-2) Mid-division, ridden and no extra over 2f out, 10th of 13, 16 1/4l behind Sam's Choice (12-2) at Clonmel 2m 1f Good - Yielding in Sep.
Well Pleased 16-1 (12-0) Prominent, slow jump 4th, 4th at 5th where slight mistake, on terms after 3 out, pushed along to lead into straight, joined 2 out, soon headed, no extra and one pace run-in, 4th of 10, 3 3/4l behind Choir Practice (11-7) at Listowel 2m mdn gd in Sep.
Mister Beeton (IRE) 66-1 (12-0) Mid-division, moderate 11th after halfway, took closer order 3f out, weakened under 2f out, 11th of 20, 22l behind One Last Tango (12-0) at Navan 2m gd in Sep.
Navigator Jack (IRE) 9-2 (11-9) Tracked leaders, 4th halfway, went 2nd approaching straight, pushed along to dispute lead under 2f out, soon ridden and headed over 100 yards out, no extra, 4th of 17, 4l behind Esperti (11-9) at Listowel 2m Good - Yielding in Sep.
Recognize (FR) Authorized gelding out of Srinagar Girl.
Bubbles In May (IRE) 25-1 (11-9) Held up, towards rear halfway, progress 5f out, 7th 4f out, ridden and no impression 2f out, no extra over 1f out, 7th of 13, 10 3/4l behind Sam's Choice (12-2) at Clonmel 2m 1f Good - Yielding in Sep.
Hot Melody (IRE) 33-1 (11-4) Towards rear, headway into 6th 3f out, soon ridden and no impression, 6th of 10, 14 1/4l behind Jeremys Jewel (11-11) at Killarney 2m 1f gd in Jul.
Katie Parnell (IRE) 250-1 (11-11) Rear of mid-division, ridden and weakened 4f out, completely tailed off, 15th of 18, dist behind Pink In The Park (11-9) at Listowel 2m Good - Yielding in Sep.
Chernikova (IRE) 16-1 (10-13) Held up towards rear, headway 3 out, pushed along in 4th approaching straight, 3rd when slight mistake 2 out, ridden and no impression when not fluent last, kept on one pace, 3rd of 14, 4 1/2l behind Global Equity (11-9) at Limerick 2m 3f mdn Yielding in Apr.
Dobbs Mill (IRE) Jet Away filly out of Traffic Lights.