14:35 Leopardstown (IRE) 20 Oct 2018

Leopardstown 'Christmas Cracker' Nursery Handicap (Plus 10) (2YO only)

Winner €7,700 - 12 ran

3
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Light blue, grey braces, grey diamonds on sleeves, light blue cap, grey diamonds (Annus Mirabilis Syndicate)

3. Arcturus (11)

mid-division, 8th over 3f out, ridden 2f out, good headway and closed over 1f out, progress to lead 1f out, ran on well

8/1 2 9-1 78 S M Crosse (7)Joseph P O'Brien
2
White, red striped sleeves, hooped cap (Mrs M Cahill)

8. Harvest Bow (5)

rear, 12th 3f out, headway 1 1/2f out, 6th 1f out, soon ridden, kept on strongly to 2nd close home, nearest finish

6/1 J2Fav 2 8-12 68 C T KeaneN Meade
3 ¾
White, purple panel, check cap (Mrs J S Bolger)

9. Cuban Surfer (9)

broke well to lead, soon tracked leader, 3rd halfway, 2nd 2f out, headway to lead 1 1/2f out, soon ridden, headed 1f out, kept on same pace, dropped to 3rd close home

8/1 2 8-4 60 R P ClearyJ S Bolger
4 ½
White & black chevrons, white sleeves, purple cap (Spout Syndicate)

5. Nikeandnemesis (6)

in rear, niggled along after 2f, 10th 3f out, headway on outer 1 1/2f out, soon ridden, kept on to 4th close home, never nearer

8/1 2 8-10 73 N M Crosse (7)W McCreery
5 ½
Purple, white seams, striped sleeves, purple cap (Derrick Smith & Mrs John Magnier & Michael Tabor)

2. National Guard (USA) (8)

chased leaders, 4th halfway, pushed along over 1f out, closed 1f out, kept on same pace, no extra closing stages and dropped to 5th

6/1 J2Fav 2 9-10 b 80 J A HeffernanA P O'Brien
6
Emerald green, black slvs, white cap (O B P Carroll & Mrs M Rogers)

11. Manard (10)

rear, 11th 3f out, progress to 7th under 1f out, ridden and kept on, no danger

33/1 2 8-4 60 2 C P HobanH Rogers
7 nk
Dark blue, white armlet, white cap (LLoyd J Williams)

12. Ozone (1)

rear of mid-division, niggled along in 7th over 3f out, ridden and progress under 2f out, no impression final furlong

5/1 Fav 2 7-11 60 2 A C Persse (7)Joseph P O'Brien
8 ½
Royal blue, orange disc, striped sleeves & cap (Michael Tabor & Derrick Smith & Mrs John Magnier)

6. Whitsunday Islands (FR) (12)

mid-division, pushed along in 5th over 3f out, ridden and no impression under 2f out, no extra over 1f out

14/1 2 9-3 73 M C HusseyA P O'Brien
9
Yellow, light blue spots, light blue cap (M T O'Donnell)

7. Royal Canford (2)

prominent, soon led on inner, almost joined halfway, ridden entering straight, headed 1 1/2f out, weakened

12/1 2 9-2 v 72 W J LeeW McCreery
10
Pink & emerald green quartered, check sleeves & cap (L Mulvany)

10. Ideal Pal (4)

prominent, pushed along and dropped to 6th over 3f out, weakened 2f out

12/1 2 7-11 60 A J Slattery (7)M Mulvany
11 nk
Purple, mauve epaulettes, mauve armlet, mauve star on cap (Miss Sarah O'Brien)

1. Facethepuckout (13)

pushed along to soon track leaders, almost on terms halfway, under pressure in 3rd 2f out, weakened 1 1/2f out

10/1 2 9-12 t b 82 G P HalpinJoseph P O'Brien
12
Yellow, royal blue seams, yellow cap (Vincent Kelly)

4. Colfer Me (7)

rear of mid-division, niggled along in 9th 3f out, bit short of room 1 1/2f out and over 1f out, weakened final furlong

10/1 2 9-6 b1 76 R P WhelanJoseph P O'Brien
  Non Runner
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Off Time: 14:35:25

Winning Time: 1m 43.24s

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2018 03:56:38

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1
Light blue, grey braces, grey diamonds on sleeves, light blue cap, grey diamonds (Annus Mirabilis Syndicate)

3. Arcturus (11)

mid-division, 8th over 3f out, ridden 2f out, good headway and closed over 1f out, progress to lead 1f out, ran on well

8/1 2 9-1 S M Crosse (7) 78
2
White, red striped sleeves, hooped cap (Mrs M Cahill)

8. Harvest Bow (5)

rear, 12th 3f out, headway 1 1/2f out, 6th 1f out, soon ridden, kept on strongly to 2nd close home, nearest finish

6/1 J2Fav 2 8-12 C T Keane 68
3/18 29 Oct 2018 Gal 8½F Sft  Hcp €7,392 (F) to Cuban Surfer ()   4/1 2Fav 29-10 B M Coen 70
3 ¾
White, purple panel, check cap (Mrs J S Bolger)

9. Cuban Surfer (9)

broke well to lead, soon tracked leader, 3rd halfway, 2nd 2f out, headway to lead 1 1/2f out, soon ridden, headed 1f out, kept on same pace, dropped to 3rd close home

8/1 2 8-4 R P Cleary 60
Won/18 29 Oct 2018 Gal 8½F Sft  Hcp €7,392 (F) bt Amaira (2)   9/1 29-0 K J Manning 60
4 ½

in rear, niggled along after 2f, 10th 3f out, headway on outer 1 1/2f out, soon ridden, kept on to 4th close home, never nearer

8/1 2 8-10 N M Crosse (7) 73
7/11 27 Oct 2018 Leo 7F Gd  Hcp €19,987 (F) to I Remember You ()   13/2 Fav 28-5 N M Crosse 72
5 ½

chased leaders, 4th halfway, pushed along over 1f out, closed 1f out, kept on same pace, no extra closing stages and dropped to 5th

6/1 J2Fav 2 9-10 b J A Heffernan 80
3/9 26 Oct 2018 Dun 5F St  Hcp €7,700 (F) to Emily Grace (½)   2/1 Fav 29-9 D O'Brien 79
4/20 04 Nov 2018 Naa 6F Y  Mdn €10,164 (F) to Erich Bloch ()   11/4 2Fav 29-5 J A Heffernan 80
6
Emerald green, black slvs, white cap (O B P Carroll & Mrs M Rogers)

11. Manard (10)

rear, 11th 3f out, progress to 7th under 1f out, ridden and kept on, no danger

33/1 2 8-4 C P Hoban 60 2
7 nk
Dark blue, white armlet, white cap (LLoyd J Williams)

12. Ozone (1)

rear of mid-division, niggled along in 7th over 3f out, ridden and progress under 2f out, no impression final furlong

5/1 Fav 2 7-11 A C Persse (7) 60 2
8 ½

mid-division, pushed along in 5th over 3f out, ridden and no impression under 2f out, no extra over 1f out

14/1 2 9-3 M C Hussey 73
9

prominent, soon led on inner, almost joined halfway, ridden entering straight, headed 1 1/2f out, weakened

12/1 2 9-2 v W J Lee 72
6/18 29 Oct 2018 Gal 8½F Sft  Hcp €7,392 (F) to Cuban Surfer ()   14/1 29-8 N M Crosse 68
10
Pink & emerald green quartered, check sleeves & cap (L Mulvany)

10. Ideal Pal (4)

prominent, pushed along and dropped to 6th over 3f out, weakened 2f out

12/1 2 7-11 A J Slattery (7) 60
8/18 29 Oct 2018 Gal 8½F Sft  Hcp €7,392 (F) to Cuban Surfer ()   16/1 28-12 G F Carroll 58
11 nk

pushed along to soon track leaders, almost on terms halfway, under pressure in 3rd 2f out, weakened 1 1/2f out

10/1 2 9-12 t b G P Halpin 82
4/4 10 Nov 2018 Cfc 10F St  Cl3 £9,704 (F) to Spanish Mission ()   11/1 28-12 David Egan 82
12
Yellow, royal blue seams, yellow cap (Vincent Kelly)

4. Colfer Me (7)

rear of mid-division, niggled along in 9th 3f out, bit short of room 1 1/2f out and over 1f out, weakened final furlong

10/1 2 9-6 b1 R P Whelan 76
2/8 04 Nov 2018 Naa 7F Y  Hcp €10,780 (F) to Antilles (nk)   8/1 28-10 S M Crosse 74
  Non Runner
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Off Time: 14:35:25

Winning Time: 1m 43.24s

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2018 03:56:38

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP €11.00
Tote Win €7.80 (3)
Tote Place €2.40 (3) , €2.30 (8) , €2.80 (9)
Tote Exacta €58.80 (3, 8)
Tote Trifecta €704.50 (3, 8, 9)
CSF €57.02 (3, 8)
Tricast €412.79 (3, 8, 9)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Soft 8 Baroness 1 2 9 9 79 555 23 days Joseph P O'Brien (76 miles) D O'Brien 7/2 1:51.99
2016 Yielding 17 Catch A Wave 4 2 9 5 78 851328 7 days Kevin Prendergast (38 miles) G P Halpin 11/1 1:46.67
2015 Good 16 Jaqen H'ghar 6 2 9 13 73 08821 4 days A P O'Brien (119 miles) D O'Brien 15/8 1:48.20
2014 Yielding - Soft 20 Duke Ellington 8 2 9 0 65 980 17 days W McCreery (38 miles) G F Carroll 16/1 1:45.02
2013 Soft 7 Ubiquitous Mantle 6 2 9 5 80 70213 52 days G M Lyons (70 miles) C Keane 9/2 1:47.20