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2:55 Navan (IRE) 10 Dec 2016

Mervyn Gray Construction Beginners Chase

(4yo+) 2m4f Yielding To Soft 14 fences
1st €8,302.50 2nd €2,565 3rd €1,215 4th €540 5th €202.50


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
6 1112 64 146
b g Oscar (IRE) - Good Thyne Jenny (IRE) (Good Thyne)
Tracked leader, close 2nd from before 7th, disputed going best before 3 out where slight mistake, soon led narrowly, ridden clear after 2 out, wandered slightly before last, stayed on well run-in (op 7/1 tchd 7/2)
2  11
5 1112 52 133
b g Nickname (FR) - Lesorial (FR) (Lesotho)
Chased leaders, close 4th 5 out, went 3rd after next, ridden in 3rd and soon no impression on winner after 2 out, left 3rd after last and kept on one pace run-in (op 7/1)
3  [13½]
6 1112 50 131
b g Flemensfirth (USA) - Spirit Leader (IRE) (Supreme Leader)
Chased leaders until disputed from before 2nd and soon led, narrow advantage from before 7th, pushed along and joined before 3 out, ridden and headed before next, no impression in 4th between last 2, left moderate 3rd after last and one pace run-in (op 6/4 tchd 15/8)
4  44 [57½]
9 119 109 87
b g Muhtarram (USA) - Burawadee (IRE) (Glacial Storm)
Held up in touch early, mistake in 6th at 2nd, jumped right in 5th at 6th and again at 9th, no impression in moderate 6th after 5 out, left remote 5th 3 out, tailed off when left remote 4th at last
5  [62]
7 1112 t 82
b g Milan - Lasado (IRE) (Jurado)
Towards rear, no impression 5 out, some modest headway after next, tailed off (op 66/1)
6  [69½]
5 1112 75
b g Kalanisi (IRE) - Freemantle Doctor (IRE) (Luso)
In rear of mid-division early, no impression and trailing before 5 out, tailed off before 3 out (op 28/1 tchd 25/1)
7  shd [69½]
5 115 t 67
b m Court Cave (IRE) - Im Telling Ye (IRE) (Lord Americo)
Held up, jumped right towards rear at 3rd, bad mistake 6th, no impression after halfway, tailed off before 3 out
8  12 [81½]
5 1112 62
ch g Beneficial - Barrack Star (IRE) (Overbury)
Mid-division, closer in 6th from 5th, no impression in moderate 5th after 5 out, weakened, tailed off
9  [85]
6 1112 59
b g Kalanisi (IRE) - Littleton Liberty (Royal Applause)
Never better than mid-division, mistake 1st, no impression after halfway, tailed off before 3 out (op 66/1)
10  74 [159]
8 1112
ch g Blueprint (IRE) - Miss Ruffit (IRE) (Phardante)
Led after 1st until joined briefly before 2nd, soon headed and settled in mid-division before 5th where reminder in 7th, slight mistake 7th, lost touch after next and weakened, tailed off
6 1112
b g Mahler - Flushtown Vale (IRE) (Saddlers' Hall)
Towards rear, slight mistake 1st, not fluent 6th, tailed off when fell 4 out
7 1112
b g Beneficial - Ms Leading Lil (IRE) (Leading Counsel)
Mid-division, some modest headway from 5 out, remote 5th when fell 3 out
8 1112
b g Heron Island (IRE) - Peggy Cullen (IRE) (Presenting)
Mid-division, mistake 1st, mistake and hampered in 7th at 2nd and soon dropped to rear, not fluent next, no impression after and still in rear when pulled up after 5th (jockey said the gelding was badly hampered at the second fence and was later pulled up) (op 7/2)
7 1112 t 131
b g Kayf Tara - Valentines Lady (IRE) (Zaffaran)
Prominent, settled behind leaders after 1st, close 3rd 5 out, slight mistake next and lost place, took closer order and almost on terms before 2 out, soon ridden in 2nd and no impression on winner at last where mistake and unseated rider soon after (op 4/1 tchd 5/1 and 7/2)
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