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15:05 Curragh

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Tesoro Vita Ladies Trophy Handicap

  • Prize money: £7901.79
  • 1m 4f 0y
  • 16 runners
  • Win time: 2m 34s
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Tesoro Vita Ladies Trophy Handicap

Runners: 22 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £84.30
  • Place: £10.90

Form: 317347

Last run: 62 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Winner over 1m2f at Beverley in May for Mark Johnston; improvement needed from Irish debut at the Galway festival.

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12th

16

(7)

15th Oct 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 0y

17:30 Leopardstown

Khezaana

8st 8lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Donal Kinsella

slowly into stride, towards rear, headway towards far side 3f out, ridden and went second under 2f out, weakened quickly final furlong

16/1

6th

1

(3)

8th Oct 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 0y

16:20 Curragh

Khezaana

11st 7lb

J: Ms L Dowdall

T: Donal Kinsella

slowly away and lost many lengths start, raced in last and detached, joined main group 7f out, headway on outer from under 5f out, cajoled along when up the centre over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, held but stayed on inside final furlong (jockey said filly was slowly away from the stalls)

16/1

10th

22

(14)

10th Sep 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 4f 180y

17:30 Leopardstown

Khezaana

8st 7lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: Donal Kinsella

towards rear, ridden and headway up the centre over 1f out, kept on final furlong, never on terms

33/1

9/2

  • Place: £1.20

Form: 623171 D

Last run: 6 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Some solid efforts in defeat before winning a 1m4f Racing League handicap at Doncaster last month; well below that form on Tapeta at Newcastle on next start; won with plenty to spare at Fairyhouse on Monday; rider's valuable claim takes sting out of 7lb rise; strong chance.

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9th

3

(4)

27th May 2023

Good To Firm

1m 5f 188y

Class 1

15:15 York

Moon Daisy

9st 2lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Donnacha Aidan O’Brien

Successful three times at handicap level in 2021; largely consistent since, most recently 50-1 fourth in Group 3 at Leopardstown (1m6f, good); more exposed than most of these rivals, however, and seems set for another supporting role.

14/1

4th

9

(9)

19th May 2023

Yielding

1m 6f 0y

18:55 Leopardstown

Moon Daisy

9st 2lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: Donnacha Aidan O’Brien

Ran with credit over C&D last term in Group 3 company against her own sex; beaten 11l in Listed company at Gowran on return; plenty to find.

25/1

7th

8

(6)

3rd May 2023

Soft

1m 6f 0y

17:50 Gowran Park

Moon Daisy

9st 2lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Donnacha Aidan O’Brien

Progressive handicapper two seasons ago, winning three times; ran well in defeat in stakes races last season; showed the ability to stay this trip in events at Leopardstown, Down Royal and the Curragh; solid Group 3 form, linked to the likes of Earl Of Tyrone, Emily Dickinson and Raise You gives her every chance at this level; probably wants better ground.

5/1

OUR TIP

  • Place: £1.60

Form: -31532 D

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Progressed from a pleasing seasonal debut when winning at Tipperary in June; has run well in defeat since; definite chance in the light of Navan second under today's rider in 20-runner contest; first reserve.

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3rd

8

(7)

23rd Sep 2023

Good To Firm

2m 2f 0y

Class 2

16:00 Newmarket

Extensio

9st 1lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: P F O’Donnell

Runner-up this summer over 1m7f at Leopardstown and 2m at the Curragh, before winning a maiden hurdle in August and well on top in a 2m handicap at Clonmel 16 days ago; gained first run on strong-finishing Sheishybrid in the latter; up the weights but he's an in-form candidate who needs respect.

6/1

1st

7

(5)

7th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 144y

18:55 Clonmel

Extensio

9st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: P F O’Donnell

raced in second, pushed along to lead under 2f out, ridden clear over 1f out, kept on well, easily

9/2

1st

2

8th Aug 2023

Soft

1m 7f 58y

18:00 Roscommon

Extensio

11st 12lb

J: Mr P W Gleeson

T: P F O’Donnell

Useful Flat horse was second in staying h'caps last twice in that sphere and is rated 74; could run well on hurdling bow.

9/1

20/1

  • Place: £5.30

Form: 020020

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Best form has been at Galway, the scene of his two wins last season and a second early this month; needs to bounce back from disappointing Gowran run.

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20th

7

(3)

6th May 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:45 Curragh

Out On Friday

9st 13lb

J: Oisin McSweeney

T: Philip M Byrne

upset in stalls, in rear throughout

20/1

15th

5

(5)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 73y

13:05 Galway

Out On Friday

10st 0lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Philip M Byrne

Dual C&D winner was only touched off over C&D last month off 4lb lower mark; upped markedly in trip since, winning at Tramore but poor efforts twice since; return to this trip to suit but high enough mark right now.

12/1

20/1

Form: 9311/0

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Stayed 2m well when winning twice on AW at Chelemsford in 2019 for Sir Michael Stoute; long absence before finishing in rear at Bellewstown on Irish debut; should strip fitter now.

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11th

12

(7)

4th Mar 2022

Standard

2m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Jeweller

11st 2lb

J: Miss J M Cook

T: Paul Power

Won twice over 2m on AW in Britain in 2019 when trained by Sir Michael Stoute; has struggled in three runs over hurdles since a fair fifth of 17 in a lady riders' handicap at the Curragh last October.

20/1

10th

5

31st Jan 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 70y

14:50 Punchestown

Jeweller

12st 0lb

J: Miss J M Cook

T: Paul Power

Won twice over 2m on AW in Britain in 2019 when trained by Sir Michael Stoute; has struggled in two runs over hurdles.

100/1

21th

7

6th Nov 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

12:15 Naas

Jeweller

12st 0lb

J: Miss J M Cook

T: Paul Power

Stayed 2m well when winning twice on AW at Chelmsford in 2019 for Sir Michael Stoute; two Flat runs for this stable; in rear at Bellewstown before long-priced Curragh fifth in a 1m4f handicap; 20-1, towards the rear on hurdling debut at Wexford,

50/1

Form: 000381 D

Last run: 41 days

W: 9st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Four-time winner; only 3lb higher than winning in first-time visor at Roscommon last month; capable of making his presence felt again.

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11th

5

(5)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

14:55 Dundalk (AW)

Magnetic North

9st 6lb

J: W J Lee

T: James McAuley

Decent strike-rate on turf (9-58) but has never been placed on AW; well held here lately.

14/1

14th

1

(5)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Magnetic North

10st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: James McAuley

Good strike-rate on turf but never won, or even been placed, on AW and well held here lately.

14/1

7th

5

(9)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:40 Dundalk (AW)

Magnetic North

9st 11lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: James McAuley

Won three claimers on the spin on turf earlier in the summer but has struggled since joining this yard; unplaced in eight course starts.

10/1

12/1

Form: 140236 D

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 13lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

In good form this season, winning at Gowran and narrowly beaten at Leopardstown and Naas; back to a more suitable trip after 2m2f Ulster Cesarewitch run; very capable rider claims 7lb.

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8th

6

(10)

10th May 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 6f 0y

17:25 Gowran Park

Mountain Fox

9st 11lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: F Oakes

towards rear of midfield, pushed along 2f out, kept on final furlong, never near to challenge

25/1

9th

2

6th Oct 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:55 Thurles

Mountain Fox

10st 2lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: F Oakes

in rear, pushed along and struggling after halfway, kept on from over 2f out, made no telling impression (jockey said gelding never travelled during this race)

16/1

6th

11

19th Aug 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

17:35 Kilbeggan

Mountain Fox

11st 7lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: F Oakes

towards rear, pushed along and headway from 2 out, ridden and ran on from last, not reach leaders

25/1

Form: 61

Last run: 45 days

W: 10st 5lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Useful hurdler/chaser who has been a latecomer to Flat action at the age of nine this season; won a 2m maiden at Tramore last month on second Flat outing; second in a 2m6f handicap at Killarney confirm that he is in good form.

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12th

20

(23)

31st Jul 2023

Soft

2m 0f 179y

18:40 Galway

Line Out

11st 3lb

J: Mr J L Gleeson

T: John E & Thomas Kiely

Finest hour when winning the Irish Cesarewitch in 2021; off until needing the run in a 2m handicap at the Curragh on Derby weekend; will be a lot sharper here and could well be a player.

12/1

12th

6

(10)

1st Jul 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:40 Curragh

Line Out

9st 8lb

J: Ben Coen

T: John E & Thomas Kiely

Three-time hurdles winner but better Flat horse; not seen since convincingly landing the Irish Cesarewitch in 2021; just 6lb higher and an attractive rider booking; very interesting runner.

8/1

1st

25

10th Oct 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:05 Curragh

Line Out

8st 9lb

J: Shane Foley

T: John E Kiely

Useful hurdler/chaser who has been a latecomer to Flat action as a 9yo, winning Tramore maiden and more recently slowly away when never counting in ladies handicap here last month over 1m4f; return to this longer trip to suit and handles soft so one to consider.

16/1

Form: -64541

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Fair dual-purpose handicapper; won over hurdles at Killarney during the summer; Clonmel Flat win last time was gained over a significantly longer trip; perhaps not quite as effective over 1m4f.

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0

3

(13)

11th Aug 2023

Good

1m 5f 216y

Class 6

15:20 Musselburgh

Excelcius

9st 8lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

slowly away, switched right soon after start, raced in last soon after start

12/1

7th

1

(10)

4th Aug 2023

Good

1m 5f 0y

Class 6

18:10 Musselburgh

Excelcius

11st 4lb

J: Miss Hannah Crawford

T: Iain Jardine

never better than midfield

12/1

4th

4

(2)

24th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

1m 5f 26y

Class 5

14:30 Ayr

Excelcius

9st 6lb

J: Archie Young

T: Iain Jardine

Flat (2m, good) and dual hurdle (2m/2m1f) winner in Ireland in 2021 but unplaced in all eight starts for Iain Jardine since the autumn; mark continues to fall but he was beaten 7l back on the Flat at Musselburgh last time and others are preferred.

14/1

13/2

Form: 1010-4 CD

Last run: 51 days

W: 9st 8lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Nine-time winner, including this race last year off the same mark and with the same rider aboard; should be fully primed for this following an encouraging seasonal debut, making late headway for fourth at Tipperary; leading contender.

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14th

5

(12)

4th Jan 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

El Tren

9st 12lb

J: James Ryan

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Nine-time turf winner, limited AW experience; good run when second at the Curragh on penultimate start; asking a lot now at the age of 12.

14/1

3

(5)

31st Oct 2022

Heavy

1m 3f 180y

16:35 Galway

El Tren

9st 13lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Aidan Anthony Howard

Veteran mudlark capable of taking a hand on this ground if returning to form of Curragh second over this trip; tailed off at Navan since and has become hard to predict.

12/1

10/1

Form: 9430-1 D

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Ran a big race in last year's Cesarewitch at Newmarket when third of 34; fairly consistent over hurdles in first half of this year; underlined his stamina with 2m win Clonmel early this month; would prefer further but Jody Townend's 5lb claim is a signficant asset.

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7th

8

7th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 180y

15:32 Clonmel

Takarengo

11st 12lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Thomas Mullins

1-26 record over hurdles; fair placed form over fences this season gives him claims of sorts but likely to find a couple too good.

8/1

5th

1

26th Nov 2023

Soft

3m 0f 100y

12:45 Punchestown

Takarengo

11st 13lb

J: Mr C Mullins

T: Thomas Mullins

1-25 record over hurdles is an ongoing negative; fair placed form over fences lately, in defiance of his tendency to make mistakes; made little impression over hurdles at Cheltenham nine days ago.

10/1

8

17th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

Class 3

13:10 Cheltenham

Takarengo

11st 7lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Thomas Mullins

Did well to remain competitive in his recent handicap chases at Galway (2m6f) considering the mistakes he made; seems more effective over hurdles but he's hard to win with (1-24 in this discipline).

20/1

14/1

Form: 63-058 D

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 12lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Won the October Handicap at Leopardstown in 2019 in testing conditions; form has been uneven since then but should not be written off; 4lb lower than his last winning mark.

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1st

5

22nd Oct 2022

Good

2m 0f 51y

Class 4

13:05 Kelso

Melburnian

11st 7lb

J: Nathan Moscrop

T: Rebecca Menzies

midfield on outer, going easily 3 out, led before 2 out, shaken up and went clear approaching last, ridden and kept on well run-in, comfortably

4/1

4th

6

(2)

30th Sep 2022

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 4

18:15 Newcastle (AW)

Melburnian

8st 11lb

J: Paddy Mathers

T: Rebecca Menzies

prominent, switched left and headway over 2f out, ridden and every chance over 1f out, no extra inside final furlong, lost third towards finish

4/1

2nd

4

(6)

17th Sep 2022

Soft

1m 5f 192y

Class 4

16:08 Catterick

Melburnian

9st 8lb

J: Paddy Mathers

T: Rebecca Menzies

slightly awkward start, held up in rear, pushed along and headway from over 2f out, went second over 1f out, led inside final furlong, ridden and headed when no extra final 110yds

9/2

Form: 000-44 D

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Five-time winner in Britain; failed to find his form in three outings last season; retains plenty of ability to judge from his first two runs for this yard, fourth in races at Roscommon and Clonmel.

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16th

8

(10)

29th Mar 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 5f 0y

15:25 Navan

Machine Learner

9st 11lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: J F Levins

Formerly very useful stayer in Britain; caught the eye at Roscommon on first run for Johnny Levins last year but didn't really build on that; has been hurdling over the winter and fair fourth in that discipline at Wexford last time; getting a bit cantankerous with his advancing years and refused to jump off over hurdles three starts back.

12/1

4th

4

6th Mar 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:20 Wexford

Machine Learner

11st 8lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: J F Levins

Career best when beaten 21l in Sir Gerhard's maiden hurdle over Christmas but refused next time and tailed off at Punchestown last month; risky on that basis but return to 2m should suit.

12/1

1

22nd Feb 2022

Heavy

2m 5f 0y

14:55 Navan

Machine Learner

12st 0lb

J: Alan King

T: J F Levins

Useful performer on the Flat at his peak in 2018; bit of promise when sixth in Sir Gerhard's maiden hurdle but blotted his copybook when refusing to race here last month and jumped poorly when tailed off at Punchestown since; risky.

8/1

Form: 010340

Last run: 38 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Won over 1m5f at Leopardstown in June; in Racing League action last twice; trainer appears to have a stronger candidate in Moon Daisy.

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1st

4

15th May 2022

Good

2m 1f 0y

14:00 Killarney

Igraine

11st 0lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Flat winner for Donnacha O'Brien; has taken well to hurdles, putting in some good performances without winning; ran a cracker at Cork eight days ago and he looks nailed on to break his duck here; the one to beat.

6/5

2nd

14

7th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Cork

Igraine

11st 0lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

9/4

2nd

4

11th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:30 Tramore

Igraine

11st 0lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Form: 040-54 D

Last run: 56 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Versatile five-time winner including a novice hurdle at Galway last October; stable in good form and has a very experienced rider aboard.

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15th

2

(19)

26th Sep 2021

Good

1m 4f 0y

15:05 Curragh

Arthurian Fame

10st 13lb

J: Ms L O’Neill

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Versatile five-time winner including a novice hurdle at Galway last October; stable in good form and has a very experienced rider aboard.

14/1

16th
20 (11)
Yenillik

25/1

Form: 0-7590

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Fair fifth over 2m here three starts back, two more recent runs have been less encouraging; held by Majestic Jewel on Bellewstown running.

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4th

6

20th Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 70y

18:20 Kilbeggan

Yenillik

11st 6lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: H Rogers

towards rear

7/1

6th

8

(15)

6th Apr 2023

Heavy

1m 6f 70y

16:15 Bellewstown

Yenillik

9st 5lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: H Rogers

Needs a trip over hurdles and handles soft ground; absent since November so may just need this.

9/2

20/1

Form: 582147

Last run: 33 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Winner of six races for Roger Charlton, latest success not very meaningful in three-runner Wolverhampton event in May; fair run in mid-field over 2m1f at Bellewstown on Irish debut; best form has been over staying distances.

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9th

1

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 7f 55y

17:50 Downpatrick

True Destiny

12st 0lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Noel C Kelly

midfield, dropped to rear halfway

25/1

6th

11

10th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 80y

19:35 Sligo

True Destiny

10st 10lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J J Lambe

Winner of six races on the Flat in Britain; in good form over hurdles this summer; C&D winner and a clear second under a big weight over 3m at Kilbeggan, both on decent ground; finished last in a Flat handicap at Galway on Friday.

6/1

Form: 54/7-5

Last run: 219 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Useful handicap hurdler, also boasts decent Flat form, including seventh in last year's Cesarewitch (Takarengo third); fitness should have been advanced by Kilbeggan chase run last month.

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12th

4

(12)

16th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 182y

19:35 Killarney

Whirling Dervish

10st 0lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: J F Levins

prominent

14/1

6th

9

(5)

18th Apr 2023

Soft

1m 5f 160y

17:13 Gowran Park

Whirling Dervish

9st 0lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: J F Levins

Four-time winner under all codes but he's pulled up in his last two hurdles and current wellbeing is an issue.

20/1

Form: 634-

Last run: 346 days

W: 9st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Former bumper winner; lightly-raced on Flat; lacks a recent run but of some interest with Aine O'Connor aboard in the JP McManus colours.

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6th

4

(15)

8th Sep 2023

Good

2m 2f 0y

18:05 Down Royal

Pike County

9st 12lb

J: W J Lee

T: Mrs Denise Foster

Won on the Flat (1m5f) and over hurdles (2m) last year; lightly raced this year, beaten 7l over 1m3f at Roscommon on Monday and not sure to stay.

14/1

8th

2

(10)

4th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 3f 140y

18:15 Roscommon

Pike County

10st 2lb

J: W J Lee

T: Mrs Denise Foster

midfield, lost position and towards rear over 2f out, kept on final furlong, never near to challenge

20/1

11th

9

6th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

19:25 Tipperary

Pike County

11st 7lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Mrs Denise Foster

towards rear

12/1

Form: 035150

Last run: 3 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

2m winner on soft at Tramore in August; possibly a bit too high in the rating since then; fair fifth at Bellewstown but struggled at Listowel on Thursday.

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6th

2

(14)

19th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 6f 0y

17:05 Navan

Majestic Jewel

10st 2lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

in touch with leaders on outer, pushed along 4f out, ridden over 2f out, no impression from over 1f out

4/1

2nd

18

6th Oct 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:55 Thurles

Majestic Jewel

9st 4lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

in touch with leaders, disputed lead 5f out, ridden when led clearly from 2f out, headed but prominent when carried right final 110yds, just held

4th

7

(20)

3rd Sep 2022

Good

1m 6f 0y

17:25 Navan

Majestic Jewel

9st 10lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

pushed along briefly, in rear, pushed along briefly after 2f, headway on inner after halfway, pressed leaders going okay over 3f out, challenging when pushed along under 3f out, ridden 2f out, soon no impression but kept on

22/1

Form: 766-09

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 2lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Only one win from 32 starts and soundly beaten on his first two outings for this stable, including Roscommon event won by Magnetic North.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

5

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 160y

17:10 Tramore

Contrapposto

11st 10lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: R Donohoe

Sole win over hurdles came at Cheltenham in late 2022; better for recent Cork comeback run but others preferred.

25/1

6th

8

1st Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:23 Cork

Contrapposto

11st 4lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: R Donohoe

in touch with leaders, headway and prominent after 3 out, disputing third 2 out, weakened run-in

40/1

Form: 07-092

Last run: 134 days

W: 8st 11lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Winning hurdler; relatively unexposed on the Flat for a horse of his age; kept ticking over with two jumps runs since creditable Navan second over 1m5f in May; second reserve.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

13th

17

22nd Aug 2022

Good

2m 6f 14y

18:00 Ballinrobe

Banjo

11st 11lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: Denis W Cullen

always towards rear, not fluent 6th, jumped slightly right 2 out, soon ridden and no impression

15th

15

1st Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 180y

16:35 Cork

Banjo

11st 1lb

J: Denis O’Regan

T: Denis W Cullen

midfield on inner, pushed along and lost position after 4 out, no impression before 3 out

33/1

4th

2

14th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 50y

16:50 Roscommon

Banjo

11st 2lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Denis W Cullen

in rear but in touch with leaders, jumped slightly right 4th, jumped slightly right and not fluent 5th, jumped badly right and bad mistake 6th, soon weakened, lost touch when jumped right and ridden 4 out, soon tailed off

50/1

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Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Moon Daisy

RP Ratings (IRE):

Melburnian

POSTDATA:

Magnetic North

The Irish Sun:

El Tren