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6:05 Down Royal (IRE) 26 Jul 2019

Magners Dark Fruit Handicap

(45-65, 3yo+) 5f Good
1st €5,910 2nd €1,910 3rd €910 4th €410 5th €210 6th €110


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
1 (9)  
4 89 t 51 56 61
b g Bahamian Bounty - Vive Les Rouges (Acclamation)
Held up in 9th early, took closer order in mid-division from halfway, progress near side over 1f out where ridden, ran on well to lead inside final furlong and asserted near finish (op 16/1 tchd 12/1)
2 (2)
8 87 v 52 46 52
b m Camacho - Princess Clara (Dr Fong)
Pushed along to soon lead, ridden with narrow advantage 1 1/2f out, headed under pressure inside final furlong and no impression on winner near finish where disputed 2nd, took 2nd near line (op 8/1)
3 (11) nse [1½]
8 96 p 55 53 59
ch m Captain Rio - Brief Journey (IRE) (Brief Truce)
Chased leaders, closer in 2nd at halfway, effort near side over 1f out, no impression on winner disputing 2nd near finish, lost 2nd near line (op 8/1)
4 (4) shd [1¾]
5 86 t 48 45 52
b m Iffraaj - Still I'm A Star (IRE) (Lawman)
Close up early, driven and not much room behind leaders from under 2f out, close 7th 1f out, ridden and switched left inside final furlong, ran on, not trouble winner
5 (10) nse [1¾]
3 96 64 58 67
gr f Zebedee - An Chulainn (IRE) (Tamayuz)
Chased leaders, close 3rd at halfway, pushed along between horses from 2f out, soon ridden almost on terms until no extra under pressure inside final furlong where not much room, dropped to 5th final strides (op 8/1)
6 (7) [3½]
3 97 h1 60 47 57
gr f Zebedee - Luna Forest (IRE) (Holy Roman Emperor)
Loaded without rider, chased leaders, pushed along under 2f out and no extra inside final furlong where ridden, one pace in 6th near finish (op 10/1)
7 (8) ½ [4]
4 810 45 32 41
b f Dandy Man (IRE) - Luggala (IRE) (Kahyasi)
Dwelt, held up towards rear, 10th after 1f, some headway 1 1/2f out, not much room over 1f out, soon ridden briefly in 8th and kept on near finish, never troubled leaders (jockey said that his mount got no clear run at anytime during this race)
7 (6) dht [4]
4 95 54 41 50
b g Dandy Man (IRE) - Tartufo Dolce (IRE) (Key Of Luck)
Held up in 8th early, driven under 2f out, not much room and hampered over 1f out where checked, ridden in 9th inside final furlong and kept on near finish, never troubled leaders
9 (5) ½ [4½]
4 100 t 63 48 57
b g Tough As Nails (IRE) - Miss Spirit (IRE) (King Charlemagne)
Prominent until soon settled behind leader early, close 4th at halfway, took closer order over 1f out where not much room between horses, ridden and weakened inside final furlong, eased close home (op 9/2)
10 (1) shd [4½]
6 96 55 39 49
b g Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Ceilidh House (Selkirk)
Slowly away and slightly awkward start, in rear, pushed along and some headway after halfway, short of room entering final furlong and no impression after, kept on one pace (jockey said that his mount was slowly away from stalls) (op 15/2 tchd 8/1)
11 (3) [5¾]
4 911 60 39 49
b f Dandy Man (IRE) - Britain's Pride (Royal Applause)
Chased leaders and took keen hold early, dropped towards rear after 2f, no impression after halfway, not much room briefly over 1f out, one pace under hands and heels inside final furlong (jockey said that his mount was checked after two furlongs and got no run thereafter) (op 8/1)
12 (12) ½ [6¼]
5 97 p 59 36 46
b g Sleeping Indian - My American Beauty (Wolfhound)
Held up, pushed along and took closer order briefly near side after halfway, ridden and no extra over 1f out, soon weakened (op 16/1)
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