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Curragh 15:20 Race Result | 20/08/2016

Jimmy O'Neill Irish Racing Excellence Curragh Stakes (Group 3) Result

15:20 Sat Aug 20 2016

Finish Position

1

Hit The Bid
chased leaders on far side, headway to dispute lead 2f out, ridden and led 1 1/2f out, drifted left under pressure under 1f out, stayed on well on stands' rail close home
Jockey: L F Roche
SP: 50/1
Finish Position

2

Mur Hiba
mid-division, closer in 5th 2f out, soon ridden, 4th 1f out, went 2nd inside final furlong, kept on under pressure
Jockey: K J Manning
SP: 10/1
Finish Position

3

Yulong Baobei
broke well and led, pushed along and joined 2f out, headed 1 1/2f out, close enough 2nd when checked under 1f out, soon dropped to 3rd, ridden and stayed on again close home
Jockey: S Foley
SP: 9/4
Finish Position

4

Velveteen
soon prominent, pushed along and disputed lead briefly 2f out, headed 1 1/2f out, 3rd 1f out, no impression
Jockey: C T Keane
SP: 10/1
Finish Position

5

Sportsmanship
in rear, 8th 2f out, soon pushed along and some progress, checked 1f out, ridden and kept on without threatening final furlong
Jockey: D O'Brien
SP: 3/1
Finish Position

6

Mayleaf Shine
rear of mid-division, pushed along in 7th 2f out, soon ridden, kept on same pace final furlong
Jockey: G F Carroll
SP: 16/1
Finish Position

7

Miss Cogent
slowly into stride and in rear, effort under 2f out, ridden on outer final furlong, no extra
Jockey: W J Lee
SP: 50/1
Finish Position

8

Giselle's Charm
chased leaders, 4th and briefly short of room 2f out, soon ridden, weakened inside final furlong
Jockey: S B Kelly
SP: 25/1
Finish Position

9

Swish
mid-division on inner, ridden from 2f out, no impression final furlong
Jockey: N G McCullagh
SP: 16/1
Finish Position

10

Leo Minor
chased leaders on stands' side, rail, short of room from 2f out, unable to find racing room and eased inside final furlong
Jockey: C O'Donoghue
SP: 2/1
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