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5:30 Curragh (IRE) 23 May 2021

Heed Your Hunch At Betway Handicap

(4yo+) 2m Soft To Heavy
1st €9,145 2nd €2,945 3rd €1,395 4th €620 5th €310 6th €155


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
6 86 66 84
b g Authorized (IRE) - Fanurio's Angel (FR) (Sanglamore)
Held up in midfield, headway 6f out, went third going easily over 3f out, went second up the centre over 2f out, pushed along to lead over 1f out, kept on strongly and went clear inside final furlong, pushed out, easily (op 3/1)
5 86 66 77
b g Gale Force Ten - Blue Lightning (Machiavellian)
Took keen hold, midfield early, soon chased leaders, ridden up the centre from over 2f out, headway and went third under 2f out, kept on well and went second but no chance with winner inside final furlong (op 20/1)
3  [10¼]
5 812 b 72 78
b m Champs Elysees - Rose Of Petra (IRE) (Golan)
Chased leaders, went second after 6f, led from 4f out, ridden over 2f out, headed up the centre and no chance with winner over 1f out, no extra and lost second inside final furlong
4  6 [16¼]
6 101 t 89 88
rg g Mastercraftsman (IRE) - Witch Of Fife (USA) (Lear Fan)
Midfield early, dropped to rear when bit short of room and pushed along 5f out, ridden and headway from over 3f out, ran on towards far side and went fourth inside final furlong, never near to challenge
5  [18½]
5 810 70 67
b g Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Love Excelling (FR) (Polish Precedent)
Chased leaders, headway to lead after 3f, headed from 4f out, soon pushed along, ridden when lost second over 2f out, soon no extra and weakened (op 66/1)
6  [21]
7 910 84 78
b g Saddex - Sofia De Baune (FR) (Saint Cyrien)
Raced in last, detached early, headway on outer from 5f out, midfield going okay over 3f out, pushed along and chased leaders over 2f out, soon ridden up the centre and no impression, no extra towards near side inside final furlong (op 11/1)
7  14 [35]
4 97 82 61
b g Galileo (IRE) - Acoma (USA) (Empire Maker)
Midfield, some headway when pushed along on outer from 4f out, in touch with leaders when ridden 3f out, no extra and weakened 2f out (op 12/1)
8  [38¼]
5 87 67 42
b g No Nay Never (USA) - Dance Company (Aussie Rules)
Towards rear early, soon midfield, lost position when pushed along on inner over 6f out, soon towards rear, some headway and ridden 3f out, midfield but no extra over 2f out (op 20/1 tchd 40/1)
9  1 [39¼]
7 97 p 86 60
b g Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Les Fazzani (IRE) (Intikhab)
Midfield early, soon towards rear, bit short of room when switched right and headway over 3f out, midfield when ridden but no extra over 2f out
10  [44¾]
8 102 90 58
b g Zoffany (IRE) - Poinsettia (IRE) (Galileo)
Led narrowly early, joined after 2f, headed and chased leader after 3f, chased leaders after 6f, disputing third when pushed along from 5f out, lost third and weakened from over 3f out (op 12/1)
11  [51¼]
4 88 p 69 30
b g Fastnet Rock (AUS) - Dance Troupe (Rainbow Quest)
Prominent, bumped rival soon after start, disputed lead after 2f, chased leaders after 3f, dropped to midfield before halfway, pushed along from over 4f out, soon ridden and no extra, weakened under 3f out (op 12/1)
12  2 [53¼]
7 91 t 85 44
b g Jukebox Jury (IRE) - Sweetheart (Sinndar)
Prominent, bumped soon after start, disputed lead after 2f, chased leaders after 3f, shaken up from over 4f out, soon ridden and no extra, weakened over 3f out (op 25/1)
13  13 [66¼]
5 100 tb 88 32
b g Frankel - Seven Magicians (USA) (Silver Hawk)
Took keen hold, held up in behind leaders, headway on outer 6f out, disputing third on outer from 5f out, pushed along and lost position over 4f out, soon no extra and weakened, eased when jockey looked down to see if something was amiss under 3f out (op 20/1 tchd 25/1)
14  48 [114¼]
4 99 p1 84
b g Free Eagle (IRE) - Reclamation (IRE) (Red Ransom)
Held up in rear, headway into midfield from 6f out, pushed along from over 4f out, soon no extra, weakened from over 3f out, eased over 2f out (tchd 10/3)
15  36 [150¼]
5 813 73
b g Saddler Maker (IRE) - Raya (FR) (Shaanmer)
Took keen hold, midfield, headway after 5f, soon chased leaders, lost position over 5f out, dropped to midfield when pushed along and weakened under 5f out, dropped to last 4f out, became detached when eased from 3f out (jockey said gelding ran keen)
16  [154¾]
4 97 82
b g Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Izola (Beat Hollow)
Always towards rear, pushed along from over 6f out, ridden and no extra from 4f out, soon weakened and became detached, eased from over 2f out
  • 16 ran Off time: 5:32:45 Winning time: 3m 51.50s (slow by 26.30s) Total SP: 125%
  • Non-runners: Nibblers Charm (allergy), Pempie (unsuitable ground)
  • 1st owner: Luke McMahon & Francis Mangan (Foveros) 1st breeder: V Fragiskos & Haras Du Hoguenet
  • 2nd owner: Rory F Larkin (Weather Alert)
  • 3rd owner: Nina Walsh (Dinard Rose)
  • Tote win: €3.30 PL: €1.10 €4.40 €4.20 Ex: €48.10 CSF: €45.31 Tricast: €1,065.98 Trifecta: €1,115.70
  • Jackpot:
  • Placepot: 93.60 to a 1 euro stake. Pool: 54,874.07 - 410.23 winning units
  • Quadpot: 7.60 to a 1 euro stake. Pool: 5541.24 - 535.80 winning units
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