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19:40 Galway (IRE) 31 Jul 2017

Connacht Hotel (Q.R.) Handicap (70-100) (4YO plus)

Winner €59,000 - 20 ran

2m 179y

Soft

5
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Purple, yellow chevron, yellow cap (Luke McMahon)

18. Whiskey Sour (3)

held up, 14th approaching halfway, headway towards outer approaching straight, led under 1f out, stayed on well

16/1 4 10-10 84 Mr A McMahon (7)W P Mullins
2
Pink & grey diamonds, pink sleeves & cap (T Egan & Mrs Bridget Dillon & Seamus O'Brien & Dominick Glennane)

11. Swamp Fox (7)

held up, towards rear early, 12th approaching halfway, pushed along and progress on outer from over 4f out, challenged straight, kept on same pace without troubling winner inside final furlong

5/1 Fav 5 11-1 b 87 Mr J C Barry (5)J G Murphy
3 hd
White, maroon panel & sleeves, royal blue & yellow striped cap (John Donohue)

7. Lagostovegas (15)

soon chased leaders, 7th approaching halfway, closed up from 3f out, led over 2f out, headed under 1f out, one pace

6/1 J2Fav 5 11-8 89 Mr P W MullinsW P Mullins
4 nse
Emerald green, orange seams, emerald green sleeves, orange cap, emerald green spots (Dr Peter I M Moran & Colland Sand & Gravel Limited)

3. Digeanta (9)

soon towards rear, pushed along and progress approaching straight, stayed on well without threatening final furlong

25/1 10 11-9 t 90 Ms K WalshW P Mullins
5
White, red stars, dark blue & red striped sleeves, white cap, red star (Jules Sigler)

13. Miles To Memphis (19)

tracked leaders, 6th approaching halfway, pushed along 4f out, kept on same pace straight

16/1 8 10-13 t 85 Ms L O'Neill (5)Mrs D Foster
6 hd
Emerald green & mauve halved, slvs reversed, quartered cap (Mrs A F Mee & David Mee)

6. Hidden Cyclone (8)

pushed along early and soon in rear, some headway but no impression when switched right towards inner from early straight, stayed on well without threatening final furlong

16/1 12 11-8 p 89 Mr B O'NeillJ J Hanlon
7 ¾
Emerald green, yellow sleeves, white cap, yellow spots (John Breslin)

21. Sweet Company

held up, 15th approaching halfway, pushed along and headway approaching straight, kept on same pace without threatening

6/1 J2Fav 6 10-12 t h1 82 Mr S Clements (3)A J Martin
8 ½
Red & white halved, white diamonds on cap (Jeremiah Nolan)

2. Benkei (2)

mid-division early, 8th approaching halfway, kept on same pace from before straight

10/1 7 11-8 92 Mr D G Lavery (3)H Rogers
9 nk
Royal blue & yellow chevrons, yellow & black hooped sleeves, yellow cap, black spots (South East Racing Club)

16. St Lawrence Gap (1)

tracked leaders, disputed 3rd approaching halfway, one pace from before straight

20/1 5 11-1 85 Mr D L Queally (3)E Doyle
10 ¾
White, royal blue stars, royal blue armlet, royal blue star on cap (M G Hogan)

14. Shinghari (14)

soon tracked leaders, 5th approaching halfway, one pace from before straight

22/1 5 10-11 p1 85 Mr P J Cawley (7)Denis Hogan
11 7
Maroon, white star & sleeves, hooped cap (Mrs L Carr)

15. Sir Ector (USA) (4)

mid-division early, 11th approaching halfway, no extra straight

33/1 10 11-1 85 Mr N McParlan (3)Nicole McKenna
12 nk
Yellow, emerald green & yellow striped sleeves, yellow cap (David Spratt & Kevin McMunigal)

19. Automated (GB) (20)

towards rear, pushed along and some progress from before straight, soon one pace

8/1 6 11-2 p 83 Mr J J CoddG Elliott
13 hd
Emerald green, red cross sashes, red cap (Mrs T J Kidd & Mrs R Treacy)

10. Rashaan (6)

tracked leaders, disputed 3rd approaching halfway, led under 3f out, headed over 2f out, weakened final furlong

10/1 5 10-13 87 Mr R Deegan (7)Colin Kidd
14
Black, white hollow box, black sleeves, white seams, black cap, white star (M G White)

8. Wonder Laish (GB) (5)

mid-division early, 10th approaching halfway, no impression from before straight, soon no extra

8/1 5 11-7 88 Mr D O'ConnorC Byrnes
15
Black, yellow disc, yellow armlet, white cap (Ms Carmel Lordan & Mrs Anne McMahon & Liam Breslin & William Slattery)

9. Powersbomb (16)

led and disputed, soon led, headed under 3f out, weakened and eased from over 1f out

12/1 7 10-13 h 87 Mr E Mahon (7)Brian M McMahon
16
Yellow, dark blue sash, dark blue cap, yellow star (Barry Connell)

20. Elishpour (10)

held up, 13th approaching halfway, no impression approaching straight

33/1 7 10-11 t 83 Mr T Hamilton (5)A Fleming
17
Green, red epaulettes, green cap (H H Aga Khan)

5. Ezanak (17)

towards rear, no impression approaching straight

33/1 4 11-5 b1 89 Mr F Maguire (3)D K Weld
18
Yellow, emerald green epaulettes & sleeves, yellow cap (Noel McCloskey)

12. Argus (11)

soon led and disputed until raced in 2nd for most, weakened approaching straight

33/1 5 11-2 h 86 Miss K Harrington (3)Mrs Dunn
19 10
Purple, yellow cross of lorraine, yellow cap (Dr R Lambe)

1. Zafayan (13)

mid-division early, 9th approaching halfway, lost place and no impression 3f out, weakened

33/1 6 11-7 v 95 Mr D Sinnott (7)D K Weld
20
Royal blue, white sash & sleeves, white cap, royal blue spots (B J Hooper)

17. Winter Lion (18)

held up, soon towards rear, pushed along from 5f out, soon no danger

50/1 7 11-1 t b 85 Mr R P Quinlan (3)Matthew J Smith
 
Beige, dark blue cross of lorraine & sleeves, dark blue cap, beige star (Newtown Anner Stud Farm Ltd)

4. The Graduate (12)

Non Runner
  Non Runner
  Non Runner

Off Time: 19:40:38

Winning Time: 3m 52.77s

Last Updated: 2 Jan 2018 23:50:27

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1
Purple, yellow chevron, yellow cap (Luke McMahon)

18. Whiskey Sour (3)

held up, 14th approaching halfway, headway towards outer approaching straight, led under 1f out, stayed on well

16/1 4 10-10 Mr A McMahon (7) 84
Won/12 04 Aug 2017 Gal 12F Sft  Hcp €59,000 (F) bt Mawaany (¾L)   7/4 Fav 49-7 D P McDonogh 91
Won/7 27 Dec 2017 Leo 16F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €50,150 (J) bt Le Richebourg (19L)   9/1 411-7 D J Mullins -
4/11 04 Feb 2018 Leo 16F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €59,000 (J) to Samcro (12½L)   25/1 511-9 D J Mullins -
2
Pink & grey diamonds, pink sleeves & cap (T Egan & Mrs Bridget Dillon & Seamus O'Brien & Dominick Glennane)

11. Swamp Fox (7)

held up, towards rear early, 12th approaching halfway, pushed along and progress on outer from over 4f out, challenged straight, kept on same pace without troubling winner inside final furlong

5/1 Fav 5 11-1 b Mr J C Barry (5) 87
2/20 03 Aug 2017 Gal 16F Y  HcpHdl €177,000 (J) to Tigris River (nk)   8/1 511-3 B Browne 148
4/11 14 Sep 2017 Lst 16F Hy  HcpHdl €35,400 (J) to Lagostovegas (11¼L)   11/2 2Fav 511-12 Mr J C Barry 155
6/34 14 Oct 2017 Nmk 18F Gd  Cl2 Hcp £155,625 (F) to Withhold (12L)   14/1 58-11 G F Carroll 90
Won/16 05 Nov 2017 Naa 14F Sft  Hcp €59,000 (F) bt Highland Fling (shd)   6/1 2Fav 59-7 G F Carroll 90
3/4 19 Nov 2017 Pun 16F SH  Cl1 HdlGd1 €50,150 (J) to Faugheen (53L)   20/1 511-10 D J Mullins 155
7/7 03 Dec 2017 Fai 20F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €59,000 (J) to Apple's Jade (40L)   50/1 511-10 S W Flanagan 154
3 hd
White, maroon panel & sleeves, royal blue & yellow striped cap (John Donohue)

7. Lagostovegas (15)

soon chased leaders, 7th approaching halfway, closed up from 3f out, led over 2f out, headed under 1f out, one pace

6/1 J2Fav 5 11-8 Mr P W Mullins 89
3/20 05 Aug 2017 Gal 23F Sft  HcpHdl €59,000 (J) to Ballyegan Hero (2¼L)   7/2 Fav 59-13 D E Mullins 124
Won/7 25 Aug 2017 Kil 17F Gd  HcpHdl €29,500 (J) bt Top Othe Ra (2¾L)   7/4 Fav 510-10 R Walsh 127
Won/11 14 Sep 2017 Lst 16F Hy  HcpHdl €35,400 (J) bt Davids Charm (nk)   5/2 Fav 510-7 R Walsh 136
3/34 14 Oct 2017 Nmk 18F Gd  Cl2 Hcp £155,625 (F) to Withhold (8¾L)   10/1 58-12 R L Moore 91
2/9 05 Nov 2017 Naa 12F Sft  Cl1 List €26,550 (F) to Tocco D'amore (3L)   5/2 2Fav 59-0 D P McDonogh 93
3/6 17 Feb 2018 Gow 16F Hy  Cl1 HdlGd3 €26,550 (J) to Forge Meadow (4½L)   6/4 Fav 610-8 D J Mullins 146
4 nse
Emerald green, orange seams, emerald green sleeves, orange cap, emerald green spots (Dr Peter I M Moran & Colland Sand & Gravel Limited)

3. Digeanta (9)

soon towards rear, pushed along and progress approaching straight, stayed on well without threatening final furlong

25/1 10 11-9 t Ms K Walsh 90
6/9 04 Aug 2017 Gal 14F Sft  €12,320 (F) to Renneti (40L)   11/2 109-5 D E Sheehy 92
12/13 24 Aug 2017 Kil 14F Y  Hcp €29,500 (F) to Snow Falcon (16L)   20/1 109-9 D E Sheehy 92
27/34 14 Oct 2017 Nmk 18F Gd  Cl2 Hcp £155,625 (F) to Withhold (41L)   50/1 108-13 K J Manning 92
5

tracked leaders, 6th approaching halfway, pushed along 4f out, kept on same pace straight

16/1 8 10-13 t Ms L O'Neill (5) 85
4/15 30 Aug 2017 Bel 12F Gd  Hcp €15,375 (F) to On The Go Again (2¾L)   7/2 Fav 89-12 W J Lee 85
4/24 08 Oct 2017 Nav 16F Sft  Cl1 Hcp €59,000 (F) to Lord Erskine (8L)   14/1 88-13 W J Lee 85
3/13 31 Dec 2017 Pun 20F SH  HcpHdl €11,704 (J) to Returntovendor (5L)   14/1 811-2 M A Enright 122
2/10 20 Jan 2018 Nav 20F Hy  HcpHdl €29,500 (J) to Hareth (½L)   7/1 910-8 M A Enright 123
6/28 03 Feb 2018 Leo 16F Sft  HcpHdl €59,000 (J) to Off You Go (8¼L)   20/1 910-0 L P Dempsey 126
6 hd

pushed along early and soon in rear, some headway but no impression when switched right towards inner from early straight, stayed on well without threatening final furlong

16/1 12 11-8 p Mr B O'Neill 89
9/20 05 Aug 2017 Gal 23F Sft  HcpHdl €59,000 (J) to Ballyegan Hero (18¾L)   14/1 1211-9 D N Russell 148
2/5 15 Sep 2017 Lst 20F Hy  Ch €18,450 (J) to Dromnea (2¾L)   5/4 Fav 1211-2 N D Fehily 146
7/8 18 Oct 2017 Pun 16F Y/Sft  Hdl €12,320 (J) to Campeador (41L)   11/1 1211-12 D E Mullins 145
7 ¾

held up, 15th approaching halfway, pushed along and headway approaching straight, kept on same pace without threatening

6/1 J2Fav 6 10-12 t h1 Mr S Clements (3) 82
7/12 04 Aug 2017 Gal 12F Sft  Hcp €59,000 (F) to Whiskey Sour (11¼L)   9/2 2Fav 68-12 D E Sheehy 82
3/14 28 Dec 2017 Leo 16F Sft  Cl1 HcpHdl €10,780 (J) to Hardback (2½L)   9/1 610-2 D F O'Regan 101
6/12 12 Jan 2018 Dun 16F St  Hcp €15,375 (F) to She's A Star (9¼L)   20/1 78-13 W M Lordan 75
8 ½
Red & white halved, white diamonds on cap (Jeremiah Nolan)

2. Benkei (2)

mid-division early, 8th approaching halfway, kept on same pace from before straight

10/1 7 11-8 Mr D G Lavery (3) 92
3/9 04 Aug 2017 Gal 14F Sft  €12,320 (F) to Renneti (15½L)   4/1 79-5 C D Hayes 97
Won/12 04 Sep 2017 Ros 20½F Hy  HcpHdl €9,239 (J) bt Brave Deed (8L)   5/2 Fav 711-10 B M Cash 106
9/10 10 Sep 2017 Cur 14F Sft  Cl1 Grp1 €285,000 (F) to Order Of St George (34L)   66/1 79-10 C T Keane 96
10/24 08 Oct 2017 Nav 16F Sft  Cl1 Hcp €59,000 (F) to Lord Erskine (15½L)   33/1 79-8 Jonathan Burke 94
4/22 19 Oct 2017 Pun 20F Y/Sft  HcpHdl €11,088 (J) to Ben Dundee (11¼L)   7/1 J2Fav 710-13 Rachael Blackmore 122
5/14 02 Dec 2017 Fai 20F Sft  HcpHdl €11,088 (J) to Out Of The Loop (4¾L)   8/1 711-8 Rachael Blackmore 121
9 nk

tracked leaders, disputed 3rd approaching halfway, one pace from before straight

20/1 5 11-1 Mr D L Queally (3) 85
Won/10 17 Aug 2017 Trm 16F Y  HcpHdl €12,320 (J) bt My Direction (2½L)   5/2 Fav 510-13 B T O'Connell 110
3/11 19 Aug 2017 Trm 16F Y  Hcp €12,320 (F) to Water Sprite (2½L)   2/1 Fav 510-1 R Coakley 85
7/14 29 Sep 2017 Gow 20F Hy  HcpHdl €11,704 (J) to Dysios (22L)   7/1 511-5 B T O'Connell 119
2/11 10 Oct 2017 Gal 16½F Sft  HcpHdl €10,472 (J) to Persistent (2½L)   9/2 2Fav 511-6 B J Foley 119
10 ¾
White, royal blue stars, royal blue armlet, royal blue star on cap (M G Hogan)

14. Shinghari (14)

soon tracked leaders, 5th approaching halfway, one pace from before straight

22/1 5 10-11 p1 Mr P J Cawley (7) 85
3/19 05 Aug 2017 Gal 16½F Sft  MdnHdl €9,856 (J) to Aydoun (12½L)   4/1 2Fav 511-12 D G Hogan -
4/8 12 Aug 2017 Klb 16F Gd  MdnHdl €6,775 (J) to Ayelya (10L)   11/10 Fav 511-12 D G Hogan -
5/14 31 Aug 2017 Bel 16½F Gd  MdnHdl €6,775 (J) to Low Sun (8L)   16/1 511-12 D G Hogan -
10/12 26 Oct 2017 Lud 16F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £5,198 (J) to Peruvien Bleu (74L)   14/1 511-2 R P McLernon 110
11 7

mid-division early, 11th approaching halfway, no extra straight

33/1 10 11-1 Mr N McParlan (3) 85
Won/6 22 Aug 2017 Sli 23½F Y  HcpHdl €9,239 (J) bt King Blue (3L)   6/1 1010-6 P Townend 98
2/14 01 Sep 2017 Dro 22F Y  HcpHdl €7,392 (J) to Uptake (2½L)   13/2 1011-7 R Walsh 104
20/24 08 Oct 2017 Nav 16F Sft  Cl1 Hcp €59,000 (F) to Lord Erskine (66L)   33/1 108-12 K J Leonard 84
8/10 12 Nov 2017 Nav 22F SH  HcpHdl €7,700 (J) to Icantsay (27L)   8/1 1011-2 P Townend 106
7/10 10 Dec 2017 Pun 20F Hy  HcpHdl €7,700 (J) to Aa Bee See (15L)   25/1 1010-13 L A McKenna 105
3/18 27 Dec 2017 Lim 24F Hy  HcpHdl €7,700 (J) to Allez Kal (18L)   25/1 1010-13 R A Doyle 104
12 nk

towards rear, pushed along and some progress from before straight, soon one pace

8/1 6 11-2 p Mr J J Codd 83
3/6 25 Aug 2017 Klb 19½F Gd/Y  Hdl €12,320 (J) to Whiteout (5L)   5/2 2Fav 611-12 D N Russell 138
14/16 05 Nov 2017 Naa 14F Sft  Hcp €59,000 (F) to Swamp Fox (27L)   14/1 69-0 C D Hayes 83
13 hd
Emerald green, red cross sashes, red cap (Mrs T J Kidd & Mrs R Treacy)

10. Rashaan (6)

tracked leaders, disputed 3rd approaching halfway, led under 3f out, headed over 2f out, weakened final furlong

10/1 5 10-13 Mr R Deegan (7) 87
Won/5 01 Sep 2017 Dro 24½F Y  Hdl €12,320 (J) bt Wakea (shd)   Evens Fav 511-10 S W Flanagan 146
5/7 07 Oct 2017 Lim 12½F Hy  Cl1 List €26,550 (F) to Detailed (8L)   14/1 59-7 W J Lee 87
16/16 28 Oct 2017 Leo 12F Y  Hcp €29,500 (F) to Wonder Laish (38L)   33/1 59-8 N G McCullagh 90
14

mid-division early, 10th approaching halfway, no impression from before straight, soon no extra

8/1 5 11-7 Mr D O'Connor 88
Won/6 13 Sep 2017 Lst 16F Hy  Cl1 MdnHdl €9,239 (J) bt Iusetaluvheronce (1¾L)   1/2 Fav 511-12 D N Russell -
6/24 08 Oct 2017 Nav 16F Sft  Cl1 Hcp €59,000 (F) to Lord Erskine (10¾L)   16/1 59-0 N G McCullagh 86
Won/16 28 Oct 2017 Leo 12F Y  Hcp €29,500 (F) bt Slaney Street (4¾L)   11/2 59-3 C O'Donoghue 85
15
Black, yellow disc, yellow armlet, white cap (Ms Carmel Lordan & Mrs Anne McMahon & Liam Breslin & William Slattery)

9. Powersbomb (16)

led and disputed, soon led, headed under 3f out, weakened and eased from over 1f out

12/1 7 10-13 h Mr E Mahon (7) 87
11/12 04 Aug 2017 Gal 12F Sft  Hcp €59,000 (F) to Whiskey Sour (22L)   10/1 79-3 L F Roche 87
16
Yellow, dark blue sash, dark blue cap, yellow star (Barry Connell)

20. Elishpour (10)

held up, 13th approaching halfway, no impression approaching straight

33/1 7 10-11 t Mr T Hamilton (5) 83
Won/14 03 Nov 2017 Dun 12F St  Hcp €10,472 (F) bt Saga Bolton (hd)   10/1 79-2 W J Lee 82
Won/12 08 Dec 2017 Dun 16F St  Hcp €15,375 (F) bt Political Policy (hd)   9/4 2Fav 78-11 P J Smullen 82
2/12 12 Jan 2018 Dun 16F St  Hcp €15,375 (F) to She's A Star (shd)   2/1 Fav 89-10 W J Lee 86
17
Green, red epaulettes, green cap (H H Aga Khan)

5. Ezanak (17)

towards rear, no impression approaching straight

33/1 4 11-5 b1 Mr F Maguire (3) 89
18
Yellow, emerald green epaulettes & sleeves, yellow cap (Noel McCloskey)

12. Argus (11)

soon led and disputed until raced in 2nd for most, weakened approaching straight

33/1 5 11-2 h Miss K Harrington (3) 86
5/9 19 Sep 2017 Chp 12F GS  Cl4 Hcp £5,175 (F) to Fools And Kings (3L)   20/1 59-12 J P Fahy 84
10/10 04 Oct 2017 Ban 16½F GS  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,249 (J) to Derintoher Yank (65L)   11/1 511-9 R P McLernon 114
10/12 13 Dec 2017 Kmp 11F St  Cl4 Hcp £4,690 (F) to General Hazard (9¾L)   40/1 59-5 D C Costello 83
9/12 30 Dec 2017 Lin 12F St  Cl4 Hcp £4,787 (F) to Lexington Law (10½L)   80/1 59-5 L P Keniry 80
Won/11 16 Jan 2018 Kmp 16F St  Cl5 Hcp £3,752 (F) bt Aumerle (1¾L)   20/1 610-1 L P Keniry 76
6/9 02 Feb 2018 Wol 16½F St  Cl4 Hcp £5,531 (F) to Mambo Dancer (8¼L)   5/1 69-9 A Kirby 80
19 10
Purple, yellow cross of lorraine, yellow cap (Dr R Lambe)

1. Zafayan (13)

mid-division early, 9th approaching halfway, lost place and no impression 3f out, weakened

33/1 6 11-7 v Mr D Sinnott (7) 95
12/12 04 Aug 2017 Gal 16F Sft  HcpHdl €18,450 (J) to Top Othe Ra (34L)   25/1 610-12 B J Cooper 119
4/6 02 Feb 2018 Lin 16F St  Cl2 £11,972 (F) to Watersmeet (10L)   33/1 79-0 R Winston 90
20
Royal blue, white sash & sleeves, white cap, royal blue spots (B J Hooper)

17. Winter Lion (18)

held up, soon towards rear, pushed along from 5f out, soon no danger

50/1 7 11-1 t b Mr R P Quinlan (3) 85
8/10 10 Aug 2017 Sli 20½F Gd  HcpHdl €12,320 (J) to Ben Button (19¼L)   33/1 711-8 A W Short 126
3/5 13 Nov 2017 Car 20F Sft  Cl3 NovCh £6,498 (J) to Brio Conti (1¼L)   40/1 711-2 A E Lynch -
10/12 08 Dec 2017 Dun 16F St  Hcp €15,375 (F) to Elishpour (9L)   16/1 78-11 B M Coen 82
3/5 31 Dec 2017 Pun 25½F SH  Ch €8,624 (J) to Monbeg Notorious (13½L)   25/1 711-12 A E Lynch 125
4/5 05 Feb 2018 Sth 20½F Sft  Cl4 NovCh £4,614 (J) to Two Swallows (24L)   7/1 810-12 Sam Twiston-Davies 131
 
Beige, dark blue cross of lorraine & sleeves, dark blue cap, beige star (Newtown Anner Stud Farm Ltd)

4. The Graduate (12)

Non Runner
  Non Runner
  Non Runner
Pace Summary
Prominent racers Position Raced in rear Position
Lagostovegas 3rd Whiskey Sour 1st
Miles To Memphis 5th Swamp Fox 2nd
St Lawrence Gap 9th Digeanta 4th
Shinghari 10th Sweet Company 7th
Rashaan 13th Automated 12th
Powersbomb 15th Elishpour 16th
Ezanak 17th
Winter Lion 20th
Betting returns
Type Winnings
Tote Win €17.70 (18)
Tote Place €4.30 (18) , €1.70 (11) , €2.00 (7) , €6.30 (3)
Tote Exacta €120.90 (18, 11)
Tote Trifecta €1118.30 (18, 11, 7)
CSF €95.86 (18, 11)
Tricast €572.71 (18, 11, 7)