20:00 Dundalk (IRE) (A.W.) 20 Oct 2017

Al Basti Equiworld Mercury Stakes (Listed) (Class 1) (2YO plus)

Winner €28,025 - 13 ran

6

5f

Standard (AW - Polytrack)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Red, royal blue epaulettes, red cap (Norcroft Park Stud)

2. Take Cover (GB) (1)

led, switched right 2f out and brought towards stands' side, pushed along and headed over 1f out, soon ridden, kept on well inside final furlong to lead again close home

8/11 Fav 10 10-2 113 D AllanD C Griffiths
2 nk
Black, pink cross sashes, pink armlet, pink cap, black star (Straight To Victory Syndicate)

1. Hit The Bid (GB) (8)

tracked leader, brought to stands' side in straight, headway to lead over 1f out, ridden and kept on inside final furlong, headed close home

16/1 3 10-2 t 107 L F RocheD Bunyan
3
Dark blue (Mrs John Magnier & Michael Tabor & Derrick Smith)

12. Declarationofpeace (USA) (11)

mid-division, brought to stands' side in straight, 4th and switched left over 1f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong

9/2 2Fav 2 8-9 t 107 W M LordanA P O'Brien
4 ¾
Dark blue, royal blue seams, white sleeves, red & white striped cap (H Redknapp & W Salthouse & Ritchie Fiddes)

6. Moviesta (USA) (14)

mid-division on outer, ridden and no impression on stands' side over 1f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong

8/1 7 9-13 v 112 R P DowneyE Lynam
5
Mauve, black seams, dark blue sleeves, mauve cap (Moyville Racing Syndicate)

3. Ardhoomey (12)

rear of mid-division, pushed along and some headway in centre over 1f out, ridden and no impression inside final furlong

6/1 5 9-13 t 106 C T KeaneG M Lyons
6
Royal blue, yellow stripe, yellow sleeves, royal blue armlets and star on yellow cap (The Chriselliam Partnership)

10. Love On The Rocks (7)

tracked leaders, ridden under 2f out and 5th in centre 1f out, under pressure and no impression inside final furlong

16/1 4 9-8 h 90 C O'DonoghueC Hills
7 ¾
Claret, gold braid, claret sleeves & cap (Qatar Racing Limited)

5. Duplication (2)

tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden and no impression in centre 1f out, no extra inside final furlong

22/1 3 9-13 b 88 D O'BrienJoseph P O'Brien
8
White, orange chevron, yellow & orange hooped sleeves, yellow cap, white diamond (N L Varney & Ms Amy Vaughan King)

13. Blue Uluru (6)

mid-division, 5th in centre 2f out, ridden and no impression over 1f out, no extra final furlong

20/1 2 8-4 93 C D HayesG M Lyons
9
Red, yellow panel, yellow chevrons on sleeves, red cap (Mrs C C Regalado-Gonzalez)

4. Confrontational (4)

mid-division, pushed along and no impression 2f out, no extra over 1f out

50/1 3 9-13 90 S FoleyJ J Murphy
10
White & black quartered, emerald green sleeves, black cap, emerald green stars (Shane Pegley)

9. Intense Starlet (5)

tracked leaders, pushed along towards stands' side in 4th 2f out, ridden and no extra over 1f out

100/1 6 9-8 t b1 45 G P BrouderT P O'Connor
11
Light blue, black stars, black armlet, light blue cap, black stars (John J Dillon)

14. Mrs Hitchcock (13)

always towards rear, never a factor, no impression in rear under 2f out

100/1 2 8-4 56 N G McCullaghMiss Katy Brown
12 ½
Yellow, royal blue star, royal blue sleeves, yellow stars, royal blue cap, yellow star (B A Murphy)

7. Annie Fior (10)

always towards rear, never a factor, no extra from 2f out

80/1 3 9-8 76 J A HeffernanT P O'Connor
13 2
Red, black cross of lorraine, black spots on sleeves, red cap, black spots (Brian Bunyan)

11. Optionality (GB) (3)

slowly into stride, always towards rear, never a factor, no extra under 2f out

100/1 3 9-8 - M A GallagherD Bunyan
 
Black & white check, green & white qtd cap (J P M O'Connor)

8. Go Kart (9)

Non Runner
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Off Time: 20:01:59

Winning Time: 0m 58.55s

Last Updated: 20 Oct 2017 23:52:12

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

led, switched right 2f out and brought towards stands' side, pushed along and headed over 1f out, soon ridden, kept on well inside final furlong to lead again close home

8/11 Fav 10 10-2 D Allan 113
7/11 26 May 2018 Hdo 5F Gd  Cl1 Grp2 £56,710 (F) to Battaash ()   33/1 119-4 T P Queally 111
3/5 19 Jun 2018 Bev 5F Gd  Cl3 £8,715 (F) to Judicial () 9/2 1110-0 T Eaves 111
5/8 14 Jul 2018 Yor 5F GF  Cl1 List £28,355 (F) to Mr Lupton ()   9/2 119-1 D Allan 110
2 nk

tracked leader, brought to stands' side in straight, headway to lead over 1f out, ridden and kept on inside final furlong, headed close home

16/1 3 10-2 t L F Roche 107
2/16 11 Jan 2018 Myd 5F Fs  Hcp 322,844 AED  (F) to Ertijaal (½) 12/1 48-8 Oisin Murphy -
Won/7 08 Feb 2018 Myd 5F Gd  Hcp 104,998 AED  (F) bt Dutch Masterpiece () 4/6 Fav 49-6 Oisin Murphy -
3/5 22 Feb 2018 Myd 5F Gd  Cl1 Grp2 367,839 AED  (F) to Ertijaal () 14/1 49-0 Oisin Murphy 107
12/13 31 Mar 2018 Myd 6F Gd  Cl1 Grp1 2,204,442 AED  (F) to Jungle Cat (16½) 33/1 49-0 L F Roche 107
3

mid-division, brought to stands' side in straight, 4th and switched left over 1f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong

9/2 2Fav 2 8-9 t W M Lordan 107
Won/12 04 Nov 2017 Del 5F Fm  $126,000 (F) bt Sound And Silence 10/1 28-8 R L Moore 107
11/11 17 May 2018 Yor 5F GF  Cl1 List £28,355 (F) to Main Desire (10¼)   4/1 J2Fav 39-5 R L Moore 107
14/14 19 Jun 2018 Asc 5F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £305,525 (F) to Blue Point (22)   66/1 38-12 W M Lordan 106
4 ¾

mid-division on outer, ridden and no impression on stands' side over 1f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong

8/1 7 9-13 v R P Downey 112
5
Mauve, black seams, dark blue sleeves, mauve cap (Moyville Racing Syndicate)

3. Ardhoomey (12)

rear of mid-division, pushed along and some headway in centre over 1f out, ridden and no impression inside final furlong

6/1 5 9-13 t C T Keane 106
Won/8 12 May 2018 Cur 5F Y/Sft  Cl1 List €29,500 (F) bt Gorane (hd)   7/1 69-5 C T Keane 104
6/9 26 May 2018 Cur 6F GF  Cl1 Grp2 €70,800 (F) to Merchant Navy ()   16/1 69-3 C T Keane 104
3/7 14 Jun 2018 Leo 7F GF  Cl1 Grp3 €35,400 (F) to True Valour ()   11/1 69-9 C T Keane 104
3/9 30 Jun 2018 Cur 6F GF  Cl1 List €29,500 (F) to Fleet Review (1)   9/1 69-10 C T Keane 104
6

tracked leaders, ridden under 2f out and 5th in centre 1f out, under pressure and no impression inside final furlong

16/1 4 9-8 h C O'Donoghue 90
7 ¾
Claret, gold braid, claret sleeves & cap (Qatar Racing Limited)

5. Duplication (2)

tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden and no impression in centre 1f out, no extra inside final furlong

22/1 3 9-13 b D O'Brien 88
8
White, orange chevron, yellow & orange hooped sleeves, yellow cap, white diamond (N L Varney & Ms Amy Vaughan King)

13. Blue Uluru (6)

mid-division, 5th in centre 2f out, ridden and no impression over 1f out, no extra final furlong

20/1 2 8-4 C D Hayes 93
2/6 11 Apr 2018 Dun 6F St  Hcp €10,472 (F) to Red Persian (hd)   7/2 39-10 C T Keane 89
Won/11 19 May 2018 Nav 5F GF  Hcp €15,990 (F) bt Oneoveryou ()   4/1 2Fav 38-11 G F Carroll 89
Won/12 08 Jun 2018 Cur 5F GF  Hcp €29,500 (F) bt Dali (hd)   5/2 Fav 39-6 C T Keane 96
4/17 30 Jun 2018 Cur 5F GF  Hcp €59,000 (F) to Battle Of Jericho (2)   4/1 Fav 39-0 C T Keane 99
9

mid-division, pushed along and no impression 2f out, no extra over 1f out

50/1 3 9-13 S Foley 90
2/14 03 Nov 2017 Dun 6F St  Hcp €15,375 (F) to St Brelades Bay (nk)   22/1 39-5 W J Lee 88
9/11 15 Dec 2017 Dun 6F St  Hcp €15,375 (F) to Togoville ()   7/1 38-7 (ow1) S Foley 80
14/16 25 May 2018 Leo 7F GF  Hcp €10,472 (F) to Casimiro (12¾)   20/1 48-12 J A Heffernan 78
12/12 03 Jun 2018 Lst 6½F Gd  Hcp €12,320 (F) to Fit For Function (10¼)   25/1 49-4 N G McCullagh 77
10

tracked leaders, pushed along towards stands' side in 4th 2f out, ridden and no extra over 1f out

100/1 6 9-8 t b1 G P Brouder 45
6/14 27 Oct 2017 Dun 6F St  Cl1 Hcp €6,775 (F) to Chicago School ()   25/1 68-13 G P Brouder 50
10/14 24 Nov 2017 Dun 5F St  Hcp €6,160 (F) to Aggression (6)   50/1 68-12 G P Brouder 49
Won/15 03 Jun 2018 Lst 8F Gd  Hcp €6,468 (F) bt Ice Storm (½)   20/1 78-8 N M Crosse 45
7/14 11 Jun 2018 Ros 7F Gd  HcpDiv1 €6,160 (F) to Fox Dream ()   5/1 J2Fav 78-12 N M Crosse 49
7/15 24 Jun 2018 Gow 8F GF  Hcp €6,468 (F) to Path Of Silver (4)   12/1 78-12 N M Crosse 49
11
Light blue, black stars, black armlet, light blue cap, black stars (John J Dillon)

14. Mrs Hitchcock (13)

always towards rear, never a factor, no impression in rear under 2f out

100/1 2 8-4 N G McCullagh 56
11/14 08 Dec 2017 Dun 6F St  Hcp €6,775 (F) to Piper Bomb ()   50/1 28-11 N G McCullagh 54
5/6 19 Jan 2018 Lin 5F St  Cl6 Hcp £3,105 (F) to Sir Hector ()   16/1 38-2 Ryan Powell 46
8/8 28 Mar 2018 Dun 5F St  Mdn €9,240 (F) to Now You're Talking (13)   66/1 39-0 K K Hennessy 44
18/18 02 Jun 2018 Nav 5F GF  Hcp €6,468 (F) to Gopsies Daughter (16¼)   33/1 38-4 N G McCullagh 46
7/9 06 Jul 2018 Bel 5F GF  Mdn €7,700 (F) to Amthaal (11¾)   100/1 39-0 G P Brouder 39
12 ½
Yellow, royal blue star, royal blue sleeves, yellow stars, royal blue cap, yellow star (B A Murphy)

7. Annie Fior (10)

always towards rear, never a factor, no extra from 2f out

80/1 3 9-8 J A Heffernan 76
7/11 06 Apr 2018 Dun 7F St  Hcp €10,472 (F) to Have A Nice Day (4)   66/1 48-4 D E Sheehy 75
2/14 18 Apr 2018 Dun 7F St  Hcp €6,775 (F) to A Likely Story (¾)   7/1 410-0 D P Linehan 70
8/14 06 May 2018 Dun 8F St  Hcp €7,084 (F) to Queluz (3)   15/2 410-0 D P Linehan 70
8/18 07 Jun 2018 Leo 8F GF  Hcp €7,392 (F) to Dance Alone ()   20/1 49-4 D E Hogan 70
10/11 14 Jun 2018 Leo 10F GF  €11,088 (F) to Aussie Valentine (17¾)   12/1 49-0 D E Hogan 70
13 2

slowly into stride, always towards rear, never a factor, no extra under 2f out

100/1 3 9-8 M A Gallagher -
 
Black & white check, green & white qtd cap (J P M O'Connor)

8. Go Kart (9)

Non Runner
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Off Time: 20:01:59

Winning Time: 0m 58.55s

Last Updated: 20 Oct 2017 23:52:12

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP €1.73
Tote Win €1.60 (2)
Tote Place €1.02 (2) , €4.40 (1) , €1.70 (12)
Tote Exacta €18.10 (2, 1)
Tote Trifecta €78.90 (2, 1, 12)
CSF €17.59 (2, 1)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2016 Standard 14 Caspian Prince 4 7 9 13 - 150011 10 days Roger Fell D McDonogh 6/1 0:57.10
2015 Standard 11 Take Cover 7 8 9 13 - 060230 19 days D C Griffiths Fran Berry 3/1 0:58.00
2014 Standard 7 Sir Maximilian 2 5 10 2 - 317127 19 days I Williams (82 miles) S Donohoe 7/4 0:58.20
2013 Standard 7 Timeless Call 3 5 9 8 - 3-24209 41 days R Roberts (86 miles) P J Smullen 6/1 0:58.85
2012 Standard 14 Balmont Mast 11 4 9 11 - 056221 21 days E Lynam (40 miles) Johnny Murtagh 7/2 0:57.35
2011 Standard 13 Nocturnal Affair 6 5 9 11 - 6-79215 13 days D Marnane (164 miles) C O'Donoghue 5/2 0:57.70
2010 Standard 13 Invincible Ash 2 5 9 11 - 721116 54 days M Halford (86 miles) G F Carroll 13/2 0:58.10
2009 Standard 11 Arganil 7 4 10 0 - 104520 34 days K Ryan K Latham 5/1 0:58.03
2008 Standard 9 Borderlescott 7 6 10 3 - 222313 19 days R Bastiman Pat Cosgrave 4/5