2m. 5f. 50yds. 14 Declared.
Pickerdstown H'cap S'chase of €10,500.00 5-y-o plus
1st - €6,300.00 2nd - €2,100.00 3rd - €1,050.00 4th - €525.00 5th - €315.00 6th - €210.00
FormscanBy John O'Riordan - Course and distance winner RULE OF JUNE should be spot on for this assignment having run a big race on her reappearance when third over hurdles at Punchestown recently. The nine-year-old is now reunited with Sean Flanagan who was in the saddle when she won at this track last August. Golden Glen has to be of interest off a chase mark which is 11lbs lower than her hurdle rating. The mare won her only race to date at this track and has shaped well on a couple of occasions since switching her attention to fences. Significantly, she was very well supported for a similar race at Clonmel in April, a clear indication that connections believe her to be capable of better. Point-to-point winner Bearwithmenow, who ran well on his chasing debut at Tipperary recently, is another with strong claims.
An extended handicap steeplechase for five years old and upwards rated 0-95Penalties - Winner of a steeplechase after calculation of the handicap shall carry 7lb extra for each steeplechase won.