Galway results 2010 day 6
Day 6 of the 2010 Galway Festival was as exciting as the rest of the week with a top class day of racing for punters to enjoy, the feature race of the day was the Low Low Handicap and it was an exciting race. Toufan Express came through for Fran Berry in the race in an exciting finish ahead of Ask Jack who had a good week at Galway.
Galway Festival Results - Day 6
14:25 Jockeys Association Maiden Hurdle (4yo+) 2 Mile 1. Baracas - E J O'Connell - Eoin Griffin 5/1 2. Gentleman Jeff - P Townsend - D Weld 1/1 Fav 3. Carrleoni - Barry Geraghty - John Neilan 9/1 19 ran
The Favourite Gentleman Jeff was looking to make it number 11 but he was well held by the winner Baracas
14:55 Freshways Handicap Hurdle (4yo+) 2M 5F 1. Silverhand - T C Carroll - Noel Meade 8/1 2. Red Vinto - P Townend - W P Mullins 16/1 3. King Of Redfield - J F Levins - John Joseph Hanlon 6/1Fav 4. Zebadee - D E Splaine - John Joseph Murphy 14/1 17 ran
Silverhand went to the front around the final bend and held off Red Vinto after the eventual second make a mistake at the last.
15:30 Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund Nursery Handicap (2yo) 7F 1. Hope Of An Angle - M Harley - Niall Moran 12/1 2. Act Of Love - C O'Donoghue - David Marnane 11/4 6 Ran
Slow out of the stalls, Martin Harley ran a very cool race and went to the lead early in the straight and held off the late finish of Act Of Love.
16:00 Low Low Handicap (Premier Handicap) (3yo+) 7F 1. Toufan Express - F M Berry - Adrian McGuinness 9/1 2. Ask Jack - C D Hayes - Joseph G Murphy 3/1Fav 3. Douze Points - W M Lordan - Joseph G Murphy 25/1 12 Ran
Ask Jack was looking for a Galway double after his win on Tuesday and he put up a brave bid but was seen off by the winner Toufan Express in the final furlong.
16:30 Low Dawn Juice European Breeders Fund Maiden (2yo) 1 Mile 100Yards 1. Hasty Katie - K J Manning - J S Bolger 9/2 2. In Good Voice - C D Hayes - Andrew Oliver 8/1 3. Honey Of A Kitten - P J Smullen - D K Weld 8/1 9 Ran
Odds on favourite Enchanted Forest once again let down his followers as the writing was on the wall coming in to the straight were Hasty Katie wasily went to the lead and held on well.
17:00 Cheestrings Handicap (50-70, 4yo+) 2MIles 1. Isabellareine - Mervyn Torrens - D M Grant 14/1 2. Total Excitement - Thomas Cooper - Bryan J Cooper 6/1Fav 3. Forest Minx - Francis Ennis - B A Curtis 25/1 4. Echua - Seamus Fahey - Shane Foley 12/1 20 Ran
The winner had stamina in abundance and this told in the end as he got the better of the favourite in the home straight.
17:30 Kerrymaid Festival INH Flat Race (4-7yo) 2m 1. Masdar - Mr R P McNamara - D K Weld 6/1 2. Somethingdifferent - Mr M Fahey - Mrs John Harrington 8/1 3. Mister Music Man - Mr R O'Sullivan - Patrick J Flynn 5/1 16 Ran
There is every indication that this was a decent National Hunt race and another Weld winner who just managed to get the better of Something different in the final furlong.