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15:40 Leopardstown (IRE) 6 Feb 2016

Irish Gold Cup (grade 1) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner €84,750 - 10 ran

3m 60y

Soft

6
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Emerald green & orange hooped, orange and emerald green quartered cap (John P McManus)

1. Carlingford Lough

towards rear, appeared held from 3 out until good headway straight, 3rd before last where left 2nd, soon led and stayed on best to assert

20/1 10 11-10 160 M P WalshJ E Kiely
2 12
Maroon, white star & armlet, maroon cap, white star (Gigginstown House Stud)

7. Road To Riches

led early, not fluent 2nd, chased leader in 3rd, tended to jump slightly left and not always fluent, on terms briefly from 10th, pushed along from 3 out, led from next, headed before last, left in lead briefly, soon headed and one pace

5/4 Fav 9 11-10 165 B J CooperN Meade
3 8
Maroon, white chevron, dark blue and white striped sleeves, maroon and dark blue striped cap (Miss Patricia Duffin)

2. Fine Rightly

held up, slightly slow 2nd, slight mistake 3rd, moderate 6th at 7th, progress 5 out, bad mistake 3 out, 5th into straight, no impression and left 4th from last, kept on same pace

33/1 8 11-10 h 148 A E LynchS R B Crawford
4
Yellow, dark blue sash, dark blue cap, yellow star (Barry Connell)

4. Foxrock

prominent, soon chased leader in 2nd, reminder after 4 out, not fluent 2 out, 3rd into straight, one pace approaching last

9/1 8 11-10 t b 160 A P HeskinT M Walsh
5 3
Emerald green & orange hooped, white cap (John P McManus)

5. Gilgamboa

towards rear, pushed along and some headway from 3 out, slight mistake 2 out, one pace into straight

6/1 8 11-10 p1 154 B J GeraghtyE Bolger
6 ½
Maroon, white star & armlet, emerald green cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

10. Wounded Warrior

soon chased leaders, mistake 3rd, moderate 5th at 7th, slight mistake 9th, pushed along from 3 out, slightly impeded 2 out, 4th into straight, soon no impression, one pace

12/1 7 11-10 155 S W FlanaganN Meade
7 6
MAROON, WHITE star and armlets, ROYAL BLUE cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

8. Sir Des Champs (FR)

held up, moderate 8th at 7th, reminders 8th, under pressure from 3 out, no impression straight, mistake last, no extra

14/1 10 11-10 157 P TownendW P Mullins
8 34
Beige & black halved, black chevrons on sleeves, beige cap (Andrea Wylie & Graham Wylie)

6. On His Own

prominent, soon led and clear, inclined to jump slightly right, reduced lead from 8th, bad mistake 10th, soon joined briefly, pressed again and bad mistake 2 out, soon headed, dropped to 7th into straight, weakened and eased run-in

16/1 12 11-10 b 157 Mr P W MullinsW P Mullins
PU
Maroon, White star, armlets and cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

3. First Lieutenant

held up, moderate 7th at 7th, progress from before 10th, 6th into straight, soon no extra and eased, pulled up before last

10/1 11 11-10 p 160 D N RussellM F Morris
U
Maroon, white star, white armlets, yellow cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

9. Valseur Lido (FR)

soon chased leaders, moderate 4th at 7th, closed up 3 out, travelling smoothly from next, led before last where pecked badly and unseated rider

5/1 2Fav 7 11-10 156 R WalshW P Mullins

Off Time: 15:41:35

Winning Time: 6m 38.00s

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2016 23:51:34

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

towards rear, appeared held from 3 out until good headway straight, 3rd before last where left 2nd, soon led and stayed on best to assert

20/1 10 11-10 M P Walsh 160
4/9 18 Mar 2016 Che 26½F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £327,462 (J) to Don Cossack (22L)   25/1 1011-10 B J Geraghty 162
Won/6 27 Apr 2016 Pun 25F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €118,000 (J) bt Djakadam (4½L)   12/1 1011-10 B J Geraghty 160
4/6 21 Jan 2017 Nav 16F Y/Sft  Hdl €12,914 (J) to Jezki (19¾L)   33/1 1111-6 M P Walsh 142
4/7 12 Feb 2017 Leo 24½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €84,750 (J) to Sizing John (5L)   11/2 1111-10 B J Geraghty 166
7/7 19 Oct 2017 Pun 25F Y/Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 €23,600 (J) to Road To Respect (47L)   16/1 1111-10 M P Walsh -
U/8 04 Nov 2017 Dro 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €82,600 (J) to Outlander  33/1 1111-10 M P Walsh 157
2 12

led early, not fluent 2nd, chased leader in 3rd, tended to jump slightly left and not always fluent, on terms briefly from 10th, pushed along from 3 out, led from next, headed before last, left in lead briefly, soon headed and one pace

5/4 Fav 9 11-10 B J Cooper 165
3/15 17 Mar 2016 Che 21F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £178,538 (J) to Vautour (6½L)   7/1 2Fav 911-10 B J Cooper 165
2/5 02 Apr 2016 Nav 20F SH  Cl1 ChGd2 €25,076 (J) to Smashing (½L)   4/5 Fav 911-12 D N Russell 165
F/6 27 Apr 2016 Pun 25F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €118,000 (J) to Carlingford Lough  7/1 911-10 D N Russell 163
PU/22 27 Jul 2016 Gal 22½F Gd  Cl1 HcpCh €129,800 (J) to Lord Scoundrel  9/4 Fav 911-10 B J Cooper 162
2/8 01 Oct 2016 Gow 20F Y  Cl1 ChGd2 €26,550 (J) to Ballycasey (11L)   6/4 Fav 911-8 B J Cooper 162
8/13 28 Dec 2016 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,501 (J) to Outlander (17½L)   16/1 911-10 S W Flanagan 161
3 8

held up, slightly slow 2nd, slight mistake 3rd, moderate 6th at 7th, progress 5 out, bad mistake 3 out, 5th into straight, no impression and left 4th from last, kept on same pace

33/1 8 11-10 h A E Lynch 148
Won/3 17 Mar 2016 Dro 26F Sft  Ch €10,763 (J) bt Draycott Place (7½L)   1/3 Fav 811-4 A E Lynch 149
Won/6 27 Mar 2016 Cor 24F Hy  Cl1 ChGd3 €19,988 (J) bt Toon River (10L)   4/5 Fav 811-6 A E Lynch 149
4/16 27 Nov 2016 Nav 22½F Y/Sft  HcpHdl €29,500 (J) to Jury Duty (6½L)   10/1 810-8 P Townend 130
3/7 11 Dec 2016 Cor 17F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 €29,500 (J) to Douvan (25L)   20/1 811-7 Mr B G Crawford 152
11/13 28 Dec 2016 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,501 (J) to Outlander (61L)   50/1 811-10 K M Donoghue 152
4/6 15 Jan 2017 Kel 21½F Hy  Cl2 HcpCh £16,245 (J) to Bernardelli (10¾L)   3/1 2Fav 911-12 Mr B G Crawford 150
4

prominent, soon chased leader in 2nd, reminder after 4 out, not fluent 2 out, 3rd into straight, one pace approaching last

9/1 8 11-10 t b A P Heskin 160
3/5 02 Apr 2016 Nav 20F SH  Cl1 ChGd2 €25,076 (J) to Smashing (1¼L)   7/2 811-5 Adrian Heskin 157
5/6 27 Apr 2016 Pun 25F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €118,000 (J) to Carlingford Lough (28L)   33/1 811-10 D F O'Regan 157
5/13 19 Nov 2016 Pun 24F Sft  Ch €7,379 (J) to Cantlow (25L)   7/2 2Fav 811-4 D F O'Regan 154
2/14 11 Dec 2016 Bhs 24F     to Balnaslow (5L)   6/4 12-1 M J Stenson -
Won/10 26 Dec 2016 Dro 22½F Sft  Ch €5,535 (J) bt Balnaslow (9L)   2/1 Fav 811-11 Ms K Walsh 150
Won/5 19 Jan 2017 Thu 24F Y/Sft  Cl1 Ch €6,150 (J) bt On His Own (2L)   4/6 Fav 912-0 Ms K Walsh 150
5 3

towards rear, pushed along and some headway from 3 out, slight mistake 2 out, one pace into straight

6/1 8 11-10 p1 B J Geraghty 154
5/15 17 Mar 2016 Che 21F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £178,538 (J) to Vautour (10L)   28/1 811-10 B J Geraghty 154
4/39 09 Apr 2016 Ain 34½F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £561,300 (J) to Rule The World (16L)   28/1 811-1 R M Power 156
2/6 13 Nov 2016 Nav 16F Y/Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 €26,550 (J) to Arctic Skipper (shd)   5/2 2Fav 811-4 M P Walsh 159
B/7 11 Dec 2016 Cor 17F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 €29,500 (J) to Douvan  9/2 2Fav 811-4 B J Geraghty 159
5/12 08 Oct 2017 Cgn 24F     to A Decent Excuse (24L)   4/6 12-2 Mr Derek O'Connor -
2/5 03 Dec 2017 Mnt 24F     to Ourmanmassini (hd)   7/4 11-6 Miss J M Cook -
6 ½

soon chased leaders, mistake 3rd, moderate 5th at 7th, slight mistake 9th, pushed along from 3 out, slightly impeded 2 out, 4th into straight, soon no impression, one pace

12/1 7 11-10 S W Flanagan 155
4/6 24 Nov 2016 Thu 22F Y  Cl1 ChList €17,528 (J) to Champagne Fever (16¼L)   5/4 Fav 711-0 B J Cooper 153
13/13 28 Dec 2016 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,501 (J) to Outlander (89L)   66/1 711-10 J M Moore 153
6/18 26 Jan 2017 Gow 25F Sft  HcpCh €59,000 (J) to Champagne West (22L)   25/1 811-5 G N Fox 152
PU/9 25 Feb 2017 Fai 25F Hy  Cl1 ChGd3 €26,550 (J) to Pleasant Company  4/1 811-0 B J Cooper 150
PU/40 08 Apr 2017 Ain 34½F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £561,300 (J) to One For Arthur  33/1 811-2 S W Flanagan 153
PU/28 17 Apr 2017 Fai 29F Gd/Y  HcpCh €270,000 (J) to Our Duke  50/1 810-12 J M Moore 147
7 6

held up, moderate 8th at 7th, reminders 8th, under pressure from 3 out, no impression straight, mistake last, no extra

14/1 10 11-10 P Townend 157
U/39 09 Apr 2016 Ain 34½F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £561,300 (J) to Rule The World  20/1 1010-13 Ms N Carberry 154
PU/20 23 Apr 2016 San 29F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £84,405 (J) to The Young Master  20/1 1011-7 D J Mullins 154
4/9 19 Feb 2017 Cgm 24F     to B L Swagger (4¼L)   2/1 12-2 Mr J C Barry -
2/7 26 Feb 2017 Bhs 24F     to Valco De Touzaine (1½L)   3/1 12-2 Mr J C Barry -
2/7 02 Apr 2017 Cgn 24F     to Minella For Value (1½L)   4/1 11-11 Mr G A Spain -
3/8 09 Apr 2017 140 24F     to Cavite Beta (11L)   2/1 11-11 Mr G A Spain -
8 34

prominent, soon led and clear, inclined to jump slightly right, reduced lead from 8th, bad mistake 10th, soon joined briefly, pressed again and bad mistake 2 out, soon headed, dropped to 7th into straight, weakened and eased run-in

16/1 12 11-10 b Mr P W Mullins 157
2/7 20 Feb 2016 Fai 25F Hy  Cl1 ChGd2 €26,550 (J) to Boston Bob (hd)   8/1 1211-6 Mr P W Mullins 155
8/9 18 Mar 2016 Che 26½F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £327,462 (J) to Don Cossack (54L)   50/1 1211-10 Mr P W Mullins 155
F/39 09 Apr 2016 Ain 34½F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £561,300 (J) to Rule The World  33/1 1211-1 Mr P W Mullins 156
Won/13 08 Jan 2017 Tin 24F     bt Usuel Smurfer (nk)   4/5 12-2 Mr S G Carey -
2/5 19 Jan 2017 Thu 24F Y/Sft  Cl1 Ch €6,150 (J) to Foxrock (2L)   9/4 2Fav 1311-11 Mr P W Mullins 153
PU

held up, moderate 7th at 7th, progress from before 10th, 6th into straight, soon no extra and eased, pulled up before last

10/1 11 11-10 p D N Russell 160
F/39 09 Apr 2016 Ain 34½F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £561,300 (J) to Rule The World  50/1 1111-4 B J Cooper 159
4/15 16 May 2016 Kil 26F Gd  HcpCh €23,600 (J) to Cantlow (3½L)   11/1 1111-12 Rachael Blackmore 153
3/7 01 Jun 2016 Pun 22F Gd  Ch €12,300 (J) to Alelchi Inois (6L)   7/2 J2Fav 1111-0 J W Kennedy 155
5/10 17 Jun 2016 Dro 20F Gd  HcpCh €14,760 (J) to Elegant Statesman (14¼L)   7/1 1111-10 Rachael Blackmore 151
F/14 15 Jul 2016 Klb 25F Y  HcpCh €29,500 (J) to Tulsa Jack  16/1 1111-10 Rachael Blackmore 149
14/22 27 Jul 2016 Gal 22½F Gd  Cl1 HcpCh €129,800 (J) to Lord Scoundrel (33L)   25/1 1110-9 S W Flanagan 147
U

soon chased leaders, moderate 4th at 7th, closed up 3 out, travelling smoothly from next, led before last where pecked badly and unseated rider

5/1 2Fav 7 11-10 R Walsh 156
2/15 17 Mar 2016 Che 21F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £178,538 (J) to Vautour (6L)   11/1 711-10 D J Mullins 162
2/7 23 Apr 2016 San 22½F Gd  Cl1 ChGd2 £28,475 (J) to Menorah (1L)   4/5 Fav 711-5 B J Cooper 164
Won/7 05 Nov 2016 Dro 24F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 €82,600 (J) bt Silviniaco Conti (11L)   2/1 Fav 711-10 Ruby Walsh 163
4/13 28 Dec 2016 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,501 (J) to Outlander (7L)   3/1 2Fav 711-10 B J Cooper 169
5/12 28 Dec 2017 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,500 (J) to Road To Respect (14L)   16/1 811-10 N D Fehily 161
5/10 04 Feb 2018 Leo 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €113,000 (J) to Edwulf (28L)   8/1 911-10 S W Flanagan 160
Pace Summary
Prominent racers Position Raced in rear Position
Road To Riches 2nd Carlingford Lough 1st
Foxrock 4th Fine Rightly 3rd
Wounded Warrior 6th Gilgamboa 5th
On His Own 8th Sir Des Champs 7th
Valseur Lido U First Lieutenant PU
Betting returns
Type Winnings
Tote Win €29.60 (1)
Tote Place €5.50 (1) , €1.10 (7) , €7.60 (2)
Tote Exacta €71.00 (1, 7)
CSF €50.23 (1, 7)