Day One Race Six

20:10 Eventus Handicap 2018

Jessica Harrington's Hyperdrive will bid for a third win in a row on Monday when he lines up in the Eventus Handicap, which is the penultimate race on day one of the Galway Festival, but there will be some lively rivals taking their chance, with Acclamatio and Eagle Spirit just a brace of leading players towards the head of the betting.

20:10 Eventus Handicap (1m 4f)
1. Pearl Of The West - W Lee - P Fahy - 6/1
2. Mr Adjudicator - K Leonard (5) - J Murphy - 12/1
3. Acclamatio - W Lordan - A Martin - 13/2
12 Ran

2018 Odds

Awaiting Odds........

2017 Racecard

No.RunnerDetailsOdds
1
Eagle Spirit
Eagle Spirit (IRE)
D O'Brien
J P O'Brien
3 yrs / 140 lbs
44-321

Has found his level of late and quite possibly more to offer off revised mark here

2
Slaney Street
Slaney Street (IRE)
K J Manning
J Bolger
3 yrs / 132 lbs
442412

Progressive sort still on a competitive mark and seems sure to be thereabouts

3
Pearl Of The West
Pearl Of The West (IRE)
W J Lee
P Fahy
3 yrs / 131 lbs
64-42d1

Filly going the right way though opening mark looks high enough

4
Thunder Crash
Thunder Crash (IRE)
G F Carroll
G Lyons
3 yrs / 130 lbs
0-5416

Folded tamely last time in blinkers, plenty more now needed off same mark

5
Hyperdrive
Hyperdrive (IRE)
C O'Donoghue
Mrs J Harrington
3 yrs / 128 lbs
90-211

Leopardstown winner with more to offer back at this longer trip

6
Mystic Traveller
Mystic Traveller (IRE)
C T Keane
G Lyons
3 yrs / 128 lbs
9-343

Didn't entirely convince at this trip last time and may find a few stronger stayers now

7
Veneer Of Charm
Veneer Of Charm (IRE)
P J Smullen
M D O'Callaghan
3 yrs / 126 lbs
-07134

Stiff task at weights last time when short of luck; big chance here if he stays

8
Make It Hurrah
Make It Hurrah (IRE)
T Madden
Mrs J Harrington
3 yrs / 125 lbs
-41306

Not a certain stayer but not one to write off all the same

9
Mr Adjudicator
Mr Adjudicator
K Leonard
Joseph G Murphy
3 yrs / 125 lbs
445462

Seemingly back down to competitive mark last time but this looks a lot tougher

10
Tenth Amendment
Tenth Amendment (IRE)
C D Hayes
R McNamara
3 yrs / 119 lbs
-26025

Back from claimers in more competitive handicap company and of limited appeal

11
Acclamatio
Acclamatio (IRE)
W M Lordan
A Martin
3 yrs / 117 lbs
6800-1

Shock Killarney winner could well have more to offer at this trip and 8lb rise reasonable

12
Less Of That
Less Of That (IRE)
S Davis
J Feane
3 yrs / 116 lbs
226213

Consistent filly but stamina test here could stretch her and 4lb 'wrong' in weights too

13
Foxy Lass
Foxy Lass
D Sheehy
D Hogan
3 yrs / 116 lbs
6000

Two efforts for current yard moderate; 5lb out of handicap proper here and hard to fancy

2016 Result

19:50 Eventus Handicap (1m 4f)
1. Motherland - D O'Brien (3) - J O'Brien 2/1 Fav
2. Forcefull - L Roche - A Keatley 14/1
3. Baliyka - P Smullen - D Weld 3/1
10 Ran

2015 Result

19:50 Colm Quinn BMW Handicap (1m 4f)
1. Harasava - P Smullen - D Weld 9/4 Fav
2. Torcedor - W Lordan - D Wachman 10/1
3. One Cool Poet - C Hayes - A Moore 11/2
10 Ran

2014 Result

19:45 Pillo Hotel Handicap (1m 4f)
1. Timiyan - P Smullen - D Weld 3/1
2. Resiliency - W Lordan - D Wachman 11/2
3. Primogeniture - D McDonogh - J Oxx 5/2 Fav
8 Ran

2013 Result

19:45 Galway Oyster Hotel Handicap (1m 4f) Amended Result
1. Dark Crusader - F Berry - A Martin 12/1
2. Pay Day Kitten - C Ring (5) - D Weld 11/4
3. Melanippe - I Brennan (3) - P Deegan 16/1
9 Ran