Palmerstown House Pat Taaffe Handicap Chase (0-150) (Grade B) 3m

  • (5yo+, 3m, 14 runners)
  • Winner €30,000 2nd €10,000 3rd €5,000 4th €2,500 5th €1,499 6th €1,000
  • Going: Yielding
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 32.00s
  • Off time: 16:25:15

Full Result

16:25 Punchestown
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 10 Donkey Years (IRE) E McNamara 8 10-10 pt M P Walsh 5/1f
SP 5/1f Mid-division, 6th halfway, 4th and closer 4 out, pushed along entering straight, 3rd 2 out and soon ridden, led early run-in, under pressure and kept on well opened 11/2
2nd 9 Recite A Prayer (IRE) W P Mullins 7 10-11 t D E Mullins 12/1
SP 12/1 Chased leader, 2nd halfway, closer before 4 out, led 2 out, ridden approaching last where mistake, soon headed, under pressure and kept on one pace opened 11/1 touched 16/1
3rd 4 6 Fully Charged H De Bromhead 8 11-2 b Derek McGrath (7) 16/1
SP 16/1 Soon led, clear from 4th, 6 lengths lead halfway, pecked 6 out, reduced advantage 4 out, ridden and headed 2 out, 3rd before last, no impression run-in opened 14/1
4th 3 West Cork Wildway (IRE) P O'Flynn 8 11-7 p1 D J O'Keeffe 13/2
SP 13/2 Chased leaders, moderate 3rd halfway, closer before 4 out, 4th and pushed along early straight, no impression after 2 out, no extra opened 8/1
5th 18 11 Wa Wa (IRE) D A McLoughlin 7 10-10 t B J Cooper 9/1
SP 9/1 Mid-division, reminder after 4th, moderate 7th halfway, 5th and closer 4 out, no impression entering straight and no extra after 2 out, weakened opened 10/1 touched 17/2
PU 14 Carrolls Cottage (IRE) P Fenton 6 10-4 B Hayes 17/2
SP 17/2 Chased leaders, moderate 4th halfway, no impression after 5 out, soon no extra and behind when pulled up before 3 out opened 12/1
PU 13 Cavallino (IRE) W P Mullins 7 10-7 b J B Foley (5) 14/1
SP 14/1 Towards rear, reminder in rear of mid-division before 6 out, soon no extra, behind and pulled up before 4 out opened 10/1
PU 4 Defi Bleu (FR) G Elliott 9 11-5 pt Mr R James (7) 14/1
SP 14/1 Always towards rear, reminders after 8th, no extra after 5 out and behind when pulled up before next opened 12/1 touched 16/1
PU 12 Duc De Beauchene (FR) D Pipe 9 10-8 t T Scudamore 10/1
SP 10/1 Rear of mid-division, never a factor, pushed along and no impression towards rear after 5 out, no extra and pulled up before next opened 15/2
PU 1 Phoenix Way (IRE) H Fry 9 11-12 t K Brogan 8/1
SP 8/1 Towards rear, some headway into 6th 4 out, soon pushed along and no impression before next, no extra and pulled up before 2 out opened 17/2 touched 15/2
PU 7 Popong (IRE) H De Bromhead 8 11-2 Rachael Blackmore 15/2
SP 15/2 Mid-division, moderate 5th halfway, 7th and pushed along before 4 out, soon no extra and pulled up before 3 out opened 6/1
PU 2 Ten Ten (IRE) J P Dempsey 9 11-8 L P Dempsey 22/1
SP 22/1 Mid-division, pecked slightly 1st, hampered 7th and dropped towards rear, no impression when pulled up injured after 6 out opened 18/1
F 8 Minella Escape (IRE) H De Bromhead 7 10-12 S Fitzgerald (5) 20/1
SP 20/1 Mid-division on outer, fell 7th
UR 5 Dinny Lacey (IRE) J Motherway 8 11-3 p S O'Callaghan (7) 14/1
SP 14/1 Towards rear, slightly hampered 1st, mistake and unseated rider 6th

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win €6.00 Tote Place €2.30 (10), €3.80 (9), €5.60 (6) Straight Forecast €66.61 Exacta €54.50 Trifecta €1330.60

Placepot €100.30, Pool: €55026.92, 384.0 winning tickets