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7:20 Galway (IRE) 1 Aug 2018

thetote.com Galway Plate (Chase Handicap) (Grade A)

(4yo+) (2m6f111yds) 2m6½f Yielding 14 fences
1st €147,500 2nd €47,500 3rd €22,500 4th €10,000 5th €5,000 6th €2,500

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Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
8 1013 tb 147 145 159
b g Califet (FR) - Rose Beryl (FR) (Lost World)
Disputed until led after 4th, headed briefly halfway, left clear at 9th and extended advantage 3 out to 12l, ridden approaching home turn, kept on well in straight (trainer said, regarding the improved form shown, the gelding ran a very good race at aintree but disapointed at punchestown. he added that a number of his runners at that time of year ran below par but this animal remained in light training without getting a summer break and reappeared fresh today to run back to his best form)
2  6
7 107 141 134 147
b g Insatiable (IRE) - Rose Gallery (FR) (Gallery Of Zurich)
Settled off leaders on inner, not fluent 10th, ridden into 4th 2 out, went 2nd home turn, kept on same pace run-in without troubling winner (op 5/1 tchd 6/1)
3  nk [6¼]
7 111 t 149 142 155
b g Well Chosen - Swan Heart (IRE) (Broken Hearted)
Raced in mid-division, took closer order after 2 out, ridden in 4th approaching home turn, kept on well in straight to press for 2nd close home, never nearer (op 8/1)
4  [10]
8 110 148 138 150
b g Presenting - Flocon De Neige (IRE) (Kahyasi)
Raced in rear of mid-division, bad mistake 6th and dropped to rear, plenty to do 2 out, ridden in 10th after last, kept on well in straight into 4th closing stages, nearest finish (op 14/1 tchd 10/1)
5  [11¼]
9 117 t 158 147 159
b g Brian Boru - Satellite Dancer (IRE) (Satco)
Disputed until after 4th, tracked leader in 2nd until no impression on clear leader 3 out, weakened into 3rd home turn, dropped to 5th inside final furlong (op 20/1 tchd 14/1)
6  [13]
6 108 b1 142 129 141
bb m Soldier Of Fortune (IRE) - Second Emotion (FR) (Medaaly)
Raced in mid-division, pushed along before 4 out, no impression after last in 12th, kept on again in straight into 6th, never on terms (op 7/1 tchd 15/2)
7  [17¾]
9 1010 tb 144 127 140
b g Presenting - Noble Choice (Dahar)
Raced in rear of mid-division, pushed along before 3 out, kept on one pace in straight on far side, never on terms
8  [21½]
7 107 141 121 135
b g Flemensfirth (USA) - Berkeley House (IRE) (Beneficial)
Chased leaders, no impression 2 out in 5th, soon one pace
9  [29]
8 1011 145 118 131
b g King's Theatre (IRE) - Masriyna's Article (IRE) (Definite Article)
Raced towards rear until some headway 3 out, went 8th at next, no impression approaching home turn, kept on one pace
10  nk [29¼]
7 108 142 115 127
b g Davidoff (GER) - Sayuri (GER) (Acatenango)
Raced in rear, badly hampered 9th, headway after 3 out, kept on in straight without ever getting on terms (op 14/1 tchd 16/1)
11  1 [30¼]
10 1013 tp 147 119 131
b g Orpen (USA) - Sue N Win (IRE) (Beneficial)
Held up, badly hampered 9th, never a factor, some late headway
12  [33½]
7 1011 tp 145 114 126
b g Echo Of Light - Lily Beth (IRE) (Desert King)
Never better than mid-division, pushed along and no impression before 2 out
13  [37¼]
6 1011 145 111 120
ch g Anzillero (GER) - Monita D'Airy (FR) (Oblat)
Disputed early, soon tracked leaders on inner in 4th, went moderate 3rd before 2 out, weakened home turn (op 12/1 tchd 14/1)
14  36 [73¼]
8 1011 145 78 84
b g Laverock (IRE) - The Cat Eater (FR) (Tagel)
Held up, bit closer 3 out, no impression from next, weakened run-in, tailed off (op 25/1)
15  31 [104¼]
11 109 tp 143 46 51
b g Helissio (FR) - Rigorous (Generous)
Chased leaders to 4 out, weakened from next, tailed off
16  ½ [104¾]
6 1013 147 50 54
br g Walk In The Park (IRE) - Honor May (FR) (Balleroy)
Raced in mid-division until dropped towards rear at 6th, never a factor afterwards, tailed off (op 16/1)
17  13 [117¾]
8 1012 146 36 40
b g Shantou (USA) - Ghillie's Bay (IRE) (King's Ride)
Always towards rear, never a factor, tailed off (op 12/1 tchd 14/1)
18  [120½]
9 115 153 40 45
b g Anzillero (GER) - Libido Rock (FR) (Video Rock)
Raced in mid-division, closer to chase leaders in 5th before 4 out, ridden and no impression after next, soon weakened, tailed off
19  11 [131½]
10 1010 t 149 25 30
b g Night Tango (GER) - Witness Gama (FR) (Take Risks)
Always towards rear, never a factor, ridden and detached after 4 out, tailed off
F   
8 108 t 142
b g Beneficial - Lady Willmurt (IRE) (Mandalus)
Raced in mid-division on inner when badly hampered 3rd, mid-division when fell 9th (op 14/1)
F   
7 101 t 142
b g Presenting - Dusty Too (Terimon)
Soon chased leaders, went 3rd after 5th, quite keen and led halfway until just headed when fell 9th (vet reported gelding had blood in both nostrils possibly as a result of his fall when observed post race)
PU   
9 1010 t1 144
ch g Presenting - Ali's Dipper (IRE) (Orchestra)
Chased leaders on inner, bad mistake 3rd and dropped to mid-division, not fluent 4 out, soon towards rear and pulled up before 2 out (jockey said gelding made a bid mistake early in the race) (op 16/1)
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