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2:10 Limerick (IRE) 29 Dec 2018

Sky Sports Racing Launching January 1st Novice Hurdle (Grade 2)

(4yo+) 3m Soft 14 hurdles
1st €29,500 2nd €9,500 3rd €4,500 4th €2,000 5th €1,000 6th €500


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
7 116 t 25 146
b g Scorpion (IRE) - Cybele Eria (FR) (Johann Quatz)
Made all, not fluent 6 out, strongly pressed home turn, found plenty from 2 out, advantage reduced run-in, kept on well closing stages (op 7/2 tchd 4/1 and 100/30)
2  ¾
5 113 132 21 142
b g Saddler Maker (IRE) - Glycine Bleue (FR) (Le Nain Jaune)
Tracked leader in 2nd, closer to press leader after 3 out approaching home turn, ridden and kept on well run-in, no impression on winner close home (op 5/2 tchd 3/1)
3  ¾ [1½]
5 1010 130 14 134
b m Makfi - Nouvelle Lune (Fantastic Light)
Raced in rear, closer after 3 out, travelled well on inner in 4th approaching 2 out where bit tight for room, stayed on well from last in 3rd, never quite on terms (op 6/1)
4  3 [4½]
6 113 18 138
b g Ballingarry (IRE) - Robbe (FR) (Video Rock)
Chased leaders in 4th, ridden home turn and bit short of room approaching 2 out where dropped to rear, stayed on well again run-in (op 10/1)
5  [7¼]
6 113 16 135
b g Lucarno (USA) - Molly Duffy (IRE) (Oscar)
Chased leaders in 3rd, ridden from home turn, not quicken in 5th approaching last, no extra run-in
6  ½ [7¾]
5 113 138 15 135
br g Coastal Path - Playa Pierji (FR) (Sleeping Car)
Quite keen early under restraint in 5th, closer approaching home turn, pressed leaders in 3rd 2 out, not quicken from last, weakened to rear closing stages, coughing (vet reported the animal to be coughing post race) (op 2/1)
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