September 20 / 14.30 Fairyhouse

14.30 Fairyhouse Good To Firm

Soldiers Call @Ballyhane Fillies Maiden

  • Prize money: £6321.43
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • 21 runners
  • Win time: 1m 27s
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Soldiers Call @Ballyhane Fillies Maiden

Runners: 21 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

100/30 (Won)

  • Win: £5.30
  • Place: £1.40

Form: 4

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Sister to Antilles and So Wonderful made a pleasing if belated debut at Cork when fourth behind a warm favourite; entitled to finish it out a bit more powerfully here now experienced, and no surprise if she comes up trumps.
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16th

6

(13)

17th Oct 2021

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

13:50 Naas

Awhile

9st 2lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: A P O’Brien

Looks the first-string for her yard; won a 7f Fairyhouse maiden on fast ground last month (flashed tail); faces different ground conditions today up to 1m but should be capable of going well if handling them.

9/1

1st

5

(3)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Awhile

9st 2lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: A P O’Brien

Sister to Antilles and So Wonderful made a pleasing if belated debut at Cork when fourth behind a warm favourite; entitled to finish it out a bit more powerfully here now experienced, and no surprise if she comes up trumps.

100/30

3/1

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 523452 BF

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 79

Form & Verdict
Struggling to pop her head in-front but has run a number of good races in defeat, latest when second in a driving finish to a 1m Navan maiden behind Climate; deserves to pick one up and likely to have another good crack at it.
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5th

2

(7)

12th Apr 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Adelisa

10st 1lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Ronald O’Leary

Beat a good horse in 1m Thurles maiden for Joseph O'Brien in the autumn but totally out of form in recent AW starts for this yard; mark is in freefall but makes no appeal.

33/1

10th

1

(7)

23rd Mar 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Adelisa

10st 2lb

J: Mark Enright

T: Ronald O’Leary

Won a 1m turf maiden at Thurles last October for Joseph O'Brien; well below her best on AW since joining this yard; makes little appeal at this stage

25/1

12th

15

(3)

11th Mar 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Adelisa

8st 13lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: Ronald O’Leary

First reserve; won a 1m turf maiden for Joseph O'Brien; well below her best on AW since joining this yard.

10/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 37356-

Last run: 318 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 74

Form & Verdict
Had a crack at Group Two company during her six starts as a 2yo; limitations exposed and lacks a recent run, although does not fall a million miles below the highest of those with an offical mark here and with stable in redhot form, and a first-time hood applied, potential to bridge the gap.
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2nd

2

(8)

26th Apr 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 3y

Class 5

14:40 Yarmouth

Palifico

9st 7lb

J: Robert Tart

T: Jane Chapple-Hyam

7

(7)

17th Apr 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 16y

Class 4

16:17 Southwell (AW)

Palifico

9st 2lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Jane Chapple-Hyam

2nd

1

(3)

17th Mar 2022

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 5

19:45 Southwell (AW)

Palifico

9st 9lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Jane Chapple-Hyam

Fair ex-Irish maiden who has run well in both her runs for this yard, over 6f here and then at Wolverhampton; sets the standard.

5/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Fastnet Rock filly tongue-tied here for debut is a half-sister to 6f-1m winner Tones (inc Ire at 2/US 6f stakes; RPR 96); dam Italian 5f-1m winner, half-sister to five winners up to 1m, is great granddaughter of US 1m/1m1f Grade 1 winner Windy's Daughter; plenty to bring to the table on paper.
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7

(1)

3rd Nov 2021

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:30 Dundalk (AW)

Orionid

9st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Promising fourth of 18 on debut in a 7f fillies' maiden at Fairyhouse; probably best to overlook her second run when got bogged down in testing conditions at Tipperary.

7/2

12th

10

(3)

4th Oct 2021

Soft To Heavy

1m 1f 0y

13:35 Tipperary

Orionid

9st 2lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Fastnet Rock filly was fourth in a Dundalk barrier trial before also finishing fourth on debut at Fairyhouse two weeks ago over 7f on gd/fm; was keeping on that day and should have improved, while this longer trip should suit; sire's progeny generally handle an ease; one to consider.

100/30

Form: 8-6

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Poor on debut; much better on reappearance at Navan where briefly looked a threat two furlongs out; going the right way but still needs to step forward markedly to bag this one.
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10th

1

(1)

27th Oct 2021

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Rugadh Realta

10st 2lb

J: Shane B Kelly

T: William Durkan

Fairly consistent in maidens and the assessor has given her a workable mark for handicapping; will improve if she settles better.

7/1

5th

15

(5)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Rugadh Realta

9st 2lb

J: Shane B Kelly

T: William Durkan

Poor on debut; much better on reappearance at Navan where briefly looked a threat two furlongs out; going the right way but still needs to step forward markedly to bag this one.

25/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Stable quiet since last winner in January; half-sister to winners Safe Voyage (6f-1m inc AW/Group 2; RPR 120), Lyrica's Lion (1m2f-1m4f inc AW; 75) and Shizaam (US 1m); dam Listed-placed Italian 6f 2yo winner, half-sister to Listed-placed 6f-7f winner Mister Ryan out of 7f-1m winner.
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6th

9

(8)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Danceinthevillage

9st 2lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: John P O’Callaghan

Stable quiet since last winner in January; half-sister to winners Safe Voyage (6f-1m inc AW/Group 2; RPR 120), Lyrica's Lion (1m2f-1m4f inc AW; 75) and Shizaam (US 1m); dam Listed-placed Italian 6f 2yo winner, half-sister to Listed-placed 6f-7f winner Mister Ryan out of 7f-1m winner.

66/1

Form: 5900

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 70

Form & Verdict
Third reserve; showed some promise first time up but a number of backwards step in the interim; opposed.
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7th

21

(10)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Nova Orchid

9st 2lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford

Third reserve; showed some promise first time up but a number of backwards step in the interim; opposed.

8th
10 (14)
Greek Opera

33/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
First foal out of an unraced dam is a half-sister to Canadian 1m2f Grade 1 winner Folk Opera and useful 1m-1m1f winner Yenhaab, out of half-sister to Listed winners Innocent Air (7f/1m2f) and Skipping (1m2f/1m4f), is granddaughter of 5f 2yo winner.
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7

(14)

14th May 2022

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:50 Navan

Greek Opera

9st 10lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: J A Nash

10th

3

(8)

21st Apr 2022

Heavy

0m 5f 0y

16:25 Tipperary

Greek Opera

9st 13lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: J A Nash

33/1

11

(9)

16th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

15:30 Dundalk (AW)

Greek Opera

9st 4lb

J: Colin Keane

T: J A Nash

Showed ability in a Fairyhouse maiden in September; well beaten here two weeks ago though and needs to step up on that.

12/1

Form: 65

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Has shaped reasonably well both starts so far at big odds but needs to step up another couple of gears to make it third time lucky.
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3rd

5

(5)

13th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

18:55 Leopardstown

Alma Libre

9st 8lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

7th

22

(12)

6th Apr 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

Alma Libre

9st 4lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

4th

9

(9)

16th Oct 2021

Good

1m 2f 0y

15:20 Leopardstown

Alma Libre

9st 2lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

Some merit in her Navan and Fairyhouse runs; 70-rated filly is more likely to open her account in a handicap.

12/1

20/1

Form: 34- BF

Last run: 290 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Better on the first of her two starts as a 2yo for William Haggas; changed hands in recent months for 32,000Gns and could need this on first start for 290 days.
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10th

18

(7)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Violet Warda

9st 2lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: Jack W Davison

Better on the first of her two starts as a 2yo for William Haggas; changed hands in recent months for 32,000Gns and could need this on first start for 290 days.

20/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Denis Hogan-trainer newcomer is a sister to 5f/6f winner Celtic Manor (RPR 82), half-sister to winners Sahara (1m1f; 82) and Mister Guida (Italy 8.5f-1m2f 2yo); dam 6f/7f winner (83), half-sister to very useful 1m-10.8f winner Flying Clarets out of 1m winner.
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11th

6

(9)

22nd Oct 2021

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:45 Dundalk (AW)

Blueberry Tree

9st 12lb

J: Joe Doyle

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Best run in three maidens was on debut at Fairyhouse but has been below that level twice since, including over C&D last week; market could guide on handicap debut.

12/1

8th

9

(4)

15th Oct 2021

Standard

0m 6f 0y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Blueberry Tree

9st 2lb

J: Joe Doyle

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Shaped nicely when not getting the clearest of runs on Fairyhouse debut (7f) but well below that level on soft at Killarney since; drops back to 6f for AW bow and likely one for handicaps after this.

33/1

8

(2)

9th Oct 2021

Heavy

0m 6f 150y

12:40 Limerick

Blueberry Tree

9st 2lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Shaped nicely when also didn't get a clear run on Fairyhouse debut (7f; gd/fm) but was well below that level on soft at Killarney since; has to do more today.

22/1

Form: 0

Last run: 220 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
250's on debut and ran accordingly when down the field in a 1m4f Dundalk maiden; big drop in trip here.
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8th

6

(7)

19th Oct 2021

Soft To Heavy

1m 0f 50y

14:30 Gowran Park

Codger’s Alley

9st 12lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: Michael Mulvany

Finished one place behind Draco Pulchrac at Bellewstown; lightly-raced four-year-old does not appear well treated on handicap debut.

14/1

8th

1

(11)

30th Sep 2021

Good To Yielding

0m 7f 162y

12:55 Bellewstown

Codger’s Alley

9st 5lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Michael Mulvany

Poor on debut in February but a better effort at Fairyhouse last time over this trip; loads of improvement still needed.

66/1

12th

1

(4)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Codger’s Alley

9st 5lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Michael Mulvany

250's on debut and ran accordingly when down the field in a 1m4f Dundalk maiden; big drop in trip here.

150/1

Form: 90

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict
Disappointing both starts so far at Ballinrobe and Navan and unlikely to worry the best of these.
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4th

12

(8)

23rd May 2022

Yielding

0m 7f 48y

17:30 Roscommon

Barnhill Rose

8st 12lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Unplaced in eight starts and no improvement for a switch to handicaps; drops in trip with enough to prove at present.

33/1

7th

15

(14)

4th May 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

19:50 Gowran Park

Barnhill Rose

8st 12lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

21

(13)

25th Apr 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

20:15 Naas

Barnhill Rose

8st 12lb

J: Mark Gallagher

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

14th
16 (17)
Tempt

40/1

Form: 9

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Never close enough to land a telling blow on debut at Roscommon; not high on the pecking order.
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14th

16

(17)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Tempt

9st 2lb

J: Ben Coen

T: J P Murtagh

Never close enough to land a telling blow on debut at Roscommon; not high on the pecking order.

40/1

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15th
19 (6)
Shimmerz

Form: 8

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
First reserve; never a factor on debut at Roscommon and looks unlikely to worry the main players here if she makes the final cut.
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12th

14

(10)

22nd Oct 2021

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

Shimmerz

8st 13lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D J Bunyan

A glimmer of ability in three maidens but looks to have it all to do with some of these today; cheekpieces tried.

25/1

10th

15

(5)

15th Oct 2021

Standard

0m 6f 0y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Shimmerz

9st 2lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: D J Bunyan

First reserve; hasn't shown enough in two 7f maidens on turf to enter calculations; drops to 6f on AW bow.

15th

19

(6)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Shimmerz

9st 2lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D J Bunyan

First reserve; never a factor on debut at Roscommon and looks unlikely to worry the main players here if she makes the final cut.

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Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict
Dam placed 6f-10.6f (inc AW; RPR 64), half-sister to Listed-placed 6f-7f winner Royal Canford out of half-sister to 7f 2yo Group 3 winner Tarwiya (second dam of Gr 1 winners Gilt Edge Girl and Arcano) and 5f 2yo Group 3 winner Blue Dakota.
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9th

3

(11)

26th Nov 2021

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Beanie To Sea

9st 2lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Seamus Fahey

Poor form at massive prices in three runs so far.

150/1

18th

16

(10)

26th Oct 2021

Yielding To Soft

1m 1f 0y

13:55 Curragh

Beanie To Sea

9st 2lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: Seamus Fahey

Struggled in outings over shorter at Fairyhouse and Bellewstown in September; no appeal.

200/1

13th

3

(7)

30th Sep 2021

Good To Yielding

0m 7f 162y

12:55 Bellewstown

Beanie To Sea

9st 2lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: Seamus Fahey

Never involved on recent Fairyhouse debut, beaten 17l; loads of improvement is needed.

50/1

17th
20 (21)
Quivive

Form: 0-

Last run: 366 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Second reserve; 40's, slowly into stride when poor on sole start as a 3yo at Gowran; change of stables and first-time cheekpieces now added.
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17th

20

(21)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Quivive

9st 5lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: Luke W Comer

Second reserve; 40's, slowly into stride when poor on sole start as a 3yo at Gowran; change of stables and first-time cheekpieces now added.

18th
17 (1)
Vario

9/2

Form: 4-336

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 81

Form & Verdict
Bit disappointing in a first-time hood (blinkered preferred option here) when sixth at Navan (Adelisa 2nd), although not knocked about when chance had gone after running short of room; overall profile augurs well and likely to have a good crack at it; feared.
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18th

17

(1)

20th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Fairyhouse

Vario

9st 2lb

J: Colin Keane

T: D K Weld

Bit disappointing in a first-time hood (blinkered preferred option here) when sixth at Navan (Adelisa 2nd), although not knocked about when chance had gone after running short of room; overall profile augurs well and likely to have a good crack at it; feared.

9/2

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Payout
Exacta €82.00
Straight Forecast €70.50
Trifecta €514.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Vario

SPOTLIGHT:

Awhile

TOPSPEED:

Adelisa

POSTDATA:

Vario

The Irish Sun:

Awhile