September 16 / 14.45 Naas

14.45 Naas

Good

Naas Racecourse Business Club Nursery Handicap

  • Prize money: £5794.64
  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 19 runners
  • Win time: 1m 42s
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Naas Racecourse Business Club Nursery Handicap

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

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7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.60
  • Place: £1.80

Form: 2503

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 9lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 72

Form & Verdict
Gave the impression she'd enjoy a mile around here when third at Killarney four weeks ago - splitting today's rivals Play By The Rules and Mumayaz - and now has cheekpieces applied; some solid runs this season and rider's 5lb claim could be valuable asset.
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1st

3

(14)

16th Sep 2021

Good

1m 0f 0y

14:45 Naas

Bellabel

9st 9lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: Mrs John Harrington

Gave the impression she'd enjoy a mile around here when third at Killarney four weeks ago - splitting today's rivals Play By The Rules and Mumayaz - and now has cheekpieces applied; some solid runs this season and rider's 5lb claim could be valuable asset.

7/1

25/1

  • Place: £9.10

Form: 0076

Last run: 28 days

W: 8st 12lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 61

Form & Verdict
Down the field behind Play By The Rules/Bellabel/Mumayaz at Killarney four weeks ago; no obvious reason why she'll reverse form; drawn wide.
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6th

16

(19)

29th Jun 2022

Yielding

0m 7f 100y

18:40 Tipperary

Inchiquin Star

9st 2lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: David Marnane

took keen hold, midfield early, soon dropped to rear, raced wide when pushed along home turn, headway when ridden over 1f out, kept on final 110yds, not reach leaders

9/1

4th

9

(3)

17th May 2022

Good

1m 0f 31y

18:55 Killarney

Inchiquin Star

9st 6lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: David Marnane

Left her 2yo form behind when beaten a head at Tipperary on her reutrn; that was her first try on testing ground and that could be the key to her; entitled to come on for that too.

11/2

8/1

  • Place: £2.70

Form: 87082

Last run: 13 days

W: 8st 13lb

2 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict
Best effort yet when outrunning 33-1 odds to finish second at Down Royal 13 days ago, sparked by the first-time cheekpieces; draw not ideal but no shock if he's playing a part at the business end.
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15th

15

(12)

10th Jun 2022

Good

0m 6f 0y

17:20 Fairyhouse

Walking On Clouds

9st 8lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Padraig Roche

prominent, pressed leaders when pushed along before halfway, soon lost position, weakened gradually from over 2f out

18/1

1st

4

(8)

27th May 2022

Good

0m 6f 0y

19:20 Fairyhouse

Walking On Clouds

9st 8lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Padraig Roche

8/1

7th

11

(10)

25th Sep 2021

Good

0m 6f 0y

14:35 Curragh

Walking On Clouds

9st 3lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Padraig Roche

Split Mumayaz and Princess Raj at Down Royal on his penultimate start and ran to similar level when third at Naas (1m) since; return to 6f isn't sure to suit.

7/1

11/2

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 990741

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict
Rewarded for sustained progress when opening account at the sixth attempt at Down Royal 13 days ago over 7f; 3lb higher here and probably won't find the return to 1m a big issue; needs to keep improving but obvious chance.
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6th

5

(1)

13th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 12y

Class 4

18:10 Windsor

Mumayaz

9st 5lb

J: David Probert

T: Mark Loughnane

held up in rear, shaken up over 1f out, not clear run inside final furlong, never on terms

14/1

7th

3

(10)

23rd Apr 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

16:56 Leicester

Mumayaz

9st 9lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Mark Loughnane

Dual 7f nursery winner for Kevin Prendergast in Ireland in the autumn (turf/AW) and made promising seasonal/stable debut when fourth at Lingfield (7f, AW) this month; in the mix if able to build on that recent effort.

8/1

4th

1

(7)

6th Apr 2022

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 5

13:55 Lingfield (AW)

Mumayaz

9st 9lb

J: Stefano Cherchi

T: Mark Loughnane

Yard has been going through a quiet spell and this gelding, who was picked up for 25,000gns from Ireland last autumn, has paid the price for his easy closing Dundalk win (AW debut); 10lb higher mark will test him back from six months off.

10/1

Form: 506

Last run: 31 days

W: 9st 2lb

2 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict
Initial efforts not totally devoid of promise but failed to fire at Roscommon last month; usually ridden patiently but drawn in stall 1 and blinkers are now called on for nursery introduction; market check.
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7th

5

(4)

30th Sep 2021

Good To Yielding

0m 7f 162y

12:25 Bellewstown

Ector De Maris

9st 5lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph G Murphy

Best effort came last time when fifth of 18 in a Naas nursery over 1m having raced keenly in first time blinkers (retained); down 2lb now and nice draw from which to go forward, so possibilities.

6/1

5th

11

(1)

16th Sep 2021

Good

1m 0f 0y

14:45 Naas

Ector De Maris

9st 2lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph G Murphy

Initial efforts not totally devoid of promise but failed to fire at Roscommon last month; usually ridden patiently but drawn in stall 1 and blinkers are now called on for nursery introduction; market check.

20/1

28/1

Form: 9580

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 3lb

2 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict
Gelded and fitted with cheekpieces for return from nearly ten-week break at the Curragh last time but no fireworks, finishing down the field; drawn low but must show more.
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2nd

7

(4)

28th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 2f 44y

18:40 Roscommon

Mister Wilson

9st 4lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

disputed lead, headed but prominent after 2f, soon slightly hampered, ridden over 2f out, went second over 1f out, every chance inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

14/1

6th

10

(1)

21st May 2022

Good

1m 0f 37y

Class 2

14:35 Haydock

Mister Wilson

8st 3lb

J: Aidan Keeley

T: Gavin Cromwell

11

(1)

25th Apr 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

19:15 Naas

Mister Wilson

9st 1lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

4/1

7th
14 (19)
Lexi’s Dream

9/1

Form: 5754

Last run: 13 days

W: 8st 13lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 62

Form & Verdict
Has encountered some useful sorts and caught the eye coming home nicely for fourth behind Mumayaz and Walking On Clouds at Down Royal earlier this month over 7f (first-time tongue-tie worn then is retained now); this is greater test of stamina and she'll probably need some luck from wide draw but open to further improvement.
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2nd

5

(1)

25th Oct 2021

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:45 Galway

Lexi’s Dream

8st 11lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: K J Condon

Continues to run well in nurseries but keen-going tendencies are holding her back; on this stiff course, she'll do well to reverse last week's Gowran placings with Mister Wilson even with an 8lb pull.

4/1

2nd

11

(1)

19th Oct 2021

Soft To Heavy

0m 7f 0y

12:15 Gowran Park

Lexi’s Dream

9st 4lb

J: W J Lee

T: K J Condon

Has run with credit on three of her four nursery starts; faced with the task of reversing Bellewstown form with winner Cryptos Dream and third-placed Lamprog, but those two rivals were in action here on Monday; may prevail this time.

9/2

4th

10

(12)

30th Sep 2021

Good To Yielding

0m 7f 162y

12:25 Bellewstown

Lexi’s Dream

9st 1lb

J: W J Lee

T: K J Condon

Best effort when fourth in a Down Royal nursery after a troubled passage but has spoilt her chance somewhat by racing keenly the last twice; however, could go better around here if allowed her head.

6/1

Form: 886

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 8lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Ultimately well held on all three starts but has shown promise while still appearing green; minor eyecatcher at Galway nine days ago when shaping as though she'd learn from the experience and now has cheekpieces added for the first time; needs respecting.
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1st

1

(5)

23rd May 2022

Yielding

1m 3f 179y

19:00 Roscommon

Sally Golightly

9st 12lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: Jack W Davison

1st

6

(9)

17th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 84y

18:40 Sligo

Sally Golightly

9st 6lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: Jack W Davison

6th

5

(12)

9th May 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 3f 213y

19:30 Roscommon

Sally Golightly

9st 11lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Jack W Davison

15/2

Form: 778318 BF

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 70

Form & Verdict
Fine effort to open account at seventh attempt at the Curragh two runs ago but didn't back that up off 4lb higher at Navan last time when dropping to 5.5f; back up in trip again and drawn wide; hard to be overly confident.
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1st

1

(8)

20th Jun 2022

Good

1m 1f 125y

18:15 Ballinrobe

Arch Enemy

10st 0lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Patrick Magee

pushed along briefly, towards rear of midfield, headway 3f out, soon switched left and pushed along, went second when ridden 1f out, soon hung right, joined leader towards finish, led final stride

10/1

17th

8

(25)

16th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 1f 70y

19:20 Leopardstown

Arch Enemy

9st 6lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Patrick Magee

always towards rear, ridden and no impression 2f out

16/1

4th

1

(14)

6th Jun 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

17:15 Gowran Park

Arch Enemy

10st 0lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Patrick Magee

dwelt start, towards rear, headway into midfield on outer over 3f out, ridden towards near side when hung right over 2f out, soon challenging, briefly led over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, no extra towards finish, lost two places final strides

14/1

20/1

Form: 500

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 70

Form & Verdict
Encouraging debut behind some smart sorts at Fairyhouse but hasn't progressed as hoped in two starts since; switch to nursery company needs to spark a revival.
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13th

11

(15)

11th Jun 2022

Good

1m 3f 110y

15:15 Limerick

Litteratus

9st 3lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

lost many lengths start, always towards rear

16/1

8th

7

(2)

6th Jun 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

17:15 Gowran Park

Litteratus

9st 7lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

prominent, joined leader when pushed along under 3f out, ridden over 2f out, weakened gradually from over 1f out

12/1

11th
19 (10)
Lottie Dend

28/1

Form: 078

Last run: 32 days

W: 8st 6lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict
Entitled to improve for the switch to nursery company but not enough in her form to fancy here and 3lb out of handicap.
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7th

12

(6)

12th Nov 2021

Standard

1m 0f 0y

16:45 Dundalk (AW)

Lottie Dend

8st 6lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: Noel Meade

Well held in three nurseries so far and already down to a lowly mark of 44 so effectively 1lb wrong here.

20/1

8th

14

(14)

30th Sep 2021

Good To Yielding

0m 7f 162y

12:25 Bellewstown

Lottie Dend

8st 7lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Noel Meade

Modest in maidens and on handicap debut at Naas last time; 4lb lower now but still has to improve plenty.

12/1

12th
4 (9)
Capoeira

9/1

Form: 640

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 9lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 72

Form & Verdict
Represents leading connections and will probably enjoy this sort of test but doesn't jump off the page as being obviously well handicapped on nursery bow; cheekpieces added for the first time and could up his game.
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2nd

6

(2)

26th Sep 2021

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:10 Curragh

Capoeira

9st 1lb

J: Ben Coen

T: J P Murtagh

Single-figure odds at Naas in first nursery but failed to make a significant impression; cheekpieces were tried then, left off now; clearly needs to show plenty of improvement.

10/1

12th

4

(9)

16th Sep 2021

Good

1m 0f 0y

14:45 Naas

Capoeira

9st 9lb

J: Ben Coen

T: J P Murtagh

Represents leading connections and will probably enjoy this sort of test but doesn't jump off the page as being obviously well handicapped on nursery bow; cheekpieces added for the first time and could up his game.

9/1

13th
18 (18)
Lamprog

28/1

Form: 0909

Last run: 13 days

W: 8st 6lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Didn't have everything go right for her on nursery bow at Down Royal 13 days ago but still needs to improve and others preferred.
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3rd

9

(6)

17th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 84y

18:40 Sligo

Lamprog

9st 3lb

J: Ben Coen

T: R P Cody

2nd

6

(6)

4th May 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

19:20 Gowran Park

Lamprog

9st 11lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: R P Cody

1st

11

(13)

21st Apr 2022

Heavy

1m 1f 0y

18:00 Tipperary

Lamprog

9st 3lb

J: Ben Coen

T: R P Cody

Off the mark with narrow Gowran success a fortnight ago over 7f, showing good attitude; good chance of staying this extra 2f and only 3lb higher so has to be respected although encounters much worse ground here.

9/2

Form: 648

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 10lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 73

Form & Verdict
Seemingly making progress with each start and now makes first nursery start off big weight; needs more improvement but some encouragement on dam's side that she'll handle this step up in trip.
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8th

13

(14)

13th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

18:55 Leopardstown

Buenaventura

8st 12lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

2nd

2

(2)

8th Apr 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:20 Dundalk (AW)

Buenaventura

10st 1lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

13/8

1st

1

(7)

21st Feb 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Buenaventura

9st 12lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Caravaggio filly had been making progress with each of her maiden starts last term before finishing down the field in 1m nursery at Naas in September; some encouragement on dam's side that she'll handle this step up in trip; should be in the thick of things if sharp enough after 155-day break.

3/1

Form: 709

Last run: 23 days

W: 8st 11lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Hasn't shown enough to suggest she's up to making an immediate impact on nursery bow but obviously unexposed and open to improvement.
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9th

10

(8)

16th Apr 2022

Soft

1m 2f 30y

17:45 Cork

Threescoreandten

8st 12lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Peter Lawlor

50/1

16th

6

(9)

7th Apr 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

16:30 Gowran Park

Threescoreandten

9st 4lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Peter Lawlor

Didn't show much for Denis Hogan; hard to fancy on stable debut; first-time tongue-tie.

15th

17

(15)

16th Sep 2021

Good

1m 0f 0y

14:45 Naas

Threescoreandten

8st 11lb

J: Joe Doyle

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Hasn't shown enough to suggest she's up to making an immediate impact on nursery bow but obviously unexposed and open to improvement.

33/1

16th
1 (4)
Obdurate

8/1

Form: 650

Last run: 32 days

W: 10st 0lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
Respectable efforts in races that have worked out fairly well on first two outings but disappointing when switched to AW at Dundalk last month; represents top team and has blinkers added for nursery bow; follow leads.
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16th

1

(4)

16th Sep 2021

Good

1m 0f 0y

14:45 Naas

Obdurate

10st 0lb

J: Colin Keane

T: D K Weld

Respectable efforts in races that have worked out fairly well on first two outings but disappointing when switched to AW at Dundalk last month; represents top team and has blinkers added for nursery bow; follow leads.

8/1

25/1

Form: 898

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 1lb

2 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
Application of cheekpieces needs to spark improvement after finishing down the field in maiden claimer at Tipperary last time; others preferred.
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7th

8

(8)

6th Jun 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

17:15 Gowran Park

Say It So

9st 5lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

dwelt start, towards rear and pushed along briefly, pushed along when reminder 4f out, headway when ridden towards far side and switched right over 2f out, pressed leaders over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

14/1

8th

10

(3)

9th May 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 3f 213y

19:30 Roscommon

Say It So

8st 12lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

4th

6

(2)

25th Mar 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Say It So

8st 13lb

J: Joe Doyle

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Unfancied on his reappearance here (33-1) but showed more than enough to catch the eye, staying on quite nicely after encountering a few traffic problems; fitter now and could shake them up a bit.

9/1

Form: 587

Last run: 131 days

W: 9st 8lb

2 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Never placed but some promise in trio of maiden efforts on ground with an ease; big step up in trip from 5f on return from 131-day break; difficult to assess but probably best watched unless market suggests otherwise.
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10th

3

(16)

12th Apr 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Satin Snake

9st 11lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Gerard O’Leary

Deserved his claiming success when getting off the mark here (7f) on his penultimate start and only beaten roughly 2l in follow up bid; showed he had the speed for this trip earlier in the winter but draw 16 isn't ideal.

3

(4)

25th Mar 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Satin Snake

9st 12lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Gerard O’Leary

Won a claimer here in a slow time a fortnight ago; bit keen early here on Wednesday and had little or no more to offer close home when running short room, busy spell for him but should be on the premises.

7/2

6th

2

(2)

23rd Mar 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Satin Snake

9st 12lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Gerard O’Leary

Lowered the colours of the market leader Form Of Praise when winning a C&D claimer on his recent course visit; has fared the better of the pair with the draw in this one and connections are entitled to be fancying their chances of upholding the form; big shout.

11/4

Form: 68942

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 9lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 72

Form & Verdict
Moved closer to the target than ever before when second at Killarney four weeks ago, form that has been boosted by today's rival Mumayaz (fourth on that occasion) winning at Down Royal on his next start; could have more to come and must be considered.
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8th

11

(3)

17th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 84y

19:10 Sligo

Play By The Rules

8st 7lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: J S Bolger

4th

3

(7)

23rd Apr 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 3f 55y

17:00 Limerick

Play By The Rules

9st 2lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

Consistent maiden; another with major stamina questions; has trained on; risky.

10/1

4th

8

(10)

2nd Apr 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

16:20 Leopardstown

Play By The Rules

9st 0lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

Big run when beaten roughly 1l on handicap debut at Killarney in August but didn't manage to build on that at Thurles since; needs a decent step forward to defy this mark; mixed signs on pedigree about new trip.

10/1

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Payout
Exacta €1860.00
Straight Forecast €1902.30
Tricast €15229.20
Trifecta €11148.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Sally Golightly

The Irish Sun:

Lexi's Dream

RP Ratings (IRE):

Walking On Clouds

POSTDATA:

Mumayaz