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2:30 Leopardstown (IRE) 29 Dec 2016

Ryanair Hurdle (Grade 1)

(4yo+) 2m Yielding 8 hurdles
1st €59,000 2nd €19,000 3rd €9,000 4th €4,000 5th €2,000


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
5 1110 151 151 165
gr g Al Namix (FR) - Arnette (FR) (Denham Red)
Close up behind leader until led after 1st and made rest, ran freely early, narrow advantage after 3 out, extended advantage from next going well and in command before last, stayed on well (op 9/2)
2  7
6 1110 162 143 158
b g Authorized (IRE) - Zam Zoom (IRE) (Dalakhani)
Led narrowly until headed after 1st and settled behind leader, jumped slightly right at times, close 2nd after 3 out, not fluent next and ridden, no impression on winner before last, pressed for 2nd briefly run-in, kept on same pace (op 1/2)
3  [9¼]
4 117 t 150 137 151
b g Montjeu (IRE) - Northern Gulch (USA) (Gulch)
Held up in rear, some headway between horses after 2 out where not much room, went moderate 3rd before last where ridden and no impression on winner, challenged for 2nd briefly run-in, kept on same pace
4  5 [14¼]
4 117 147 131 146
b g Creachadoir (IRE) - Willamina (IRE) (Sadler's Wells)
Waited with towards rear, mistake 1st, 4th halfway, ridden between last 2 and no impression in rear before last, kept on one pace in moderate 4th run-in (op 14/1 tchd 16/1)
5  2 [16¼]
4 110 146 121 137
b f Jeremy (USA) - African Scene (IRE) (Scenic)
Held up behind leaders, ridden in 3rd after 2 out and no extra between last 2, weakened before last (op 7/1)
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