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2:05 Punchestown (IRE) 7 Dec 1996

MMI Stockbrokers Punchestown Chase (Grade 1)

(5yo+) 2m4f Yielding 14 fences
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
8 118 154
b g Royal Vulcan(IRE) - Star Shell (Queen's Hussar)
Ran 2nd to 6th, 4th when mistake 10th, left moderate 3rd 4 out, no impression on leaders 2 out, some progress approaching last, left 2nd, soon led under pressure, stayed on
2  3
8 120 157
br g Strong Gale(IRE) - Merry Lesa (Dalesa)
Led, jumped well except mistake 9th, joined briefly next, headed briefly before 4 out and before 2 out, headed after 2 out, one pace under pressure approaching last, left in lead, soon headed
3  dist [33]
9 118
b g Deep Run - Hourly Rate (Menelek)
5th and in touch when mistake 10th, left 4th and lost touch 4 out, left moderate 3rd last
4  7 [40]
7 120 170
br g Callernish - Princess Menelek (Menelek)
Ran 3rd, went 2nd after 6th, mistake 8th, disputed lead briefly 10th, led briefly before 4 out and again before 2 out, went on after 2 out, clear when went right and fell last, remounted
F   
7 120
br g Rose Laurel - Styrene(FR) (Trenel)
Held up, closing 3rd when fell 4 out
PU   
6 119
b m Mister Lord(USA) - Margeno's Love (Golden Love)
Behind, mistakes, lost touch 6th, tailed off when pulled up after 10th