Home / October 29 / 19:15 Dundalk (AW)

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Standard

Story Of Dundalk Stadium Book Buy Online Handicap

  • Prize money: £8165.18
  • 1m 4f 0y
  • 12 runners
  • Win time: 2m 31s
RTV
View Course
Story Of Dundalk Stadium Book Buy Online Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Scattered showers

1st
12 (7)
Guild

14/1 (Won)

  • Win: £15.70
  • Place: £4.60

Form: 0V9-06 D

Last run: 22 days

W: 8st 6lb

6 yo Horse

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Win in Britain came some time ago; interrupted campaign of late with little to recommend although didn't run badly at Thurles last time without landing a blow; could improve for that; 1lb wrong.

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

14th

13

(6)

29th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Guild

9st 6lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Luke Comer

C&D winner in 2021; lost form after fourth here 12 months ago; lacks a recent outing.

25/1

10th

3

(5)

31st Mar 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Guild

10st 0lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

Course winner over 1m4f in 2021; needs to reverse last month's form with Vee Dancer and Mephisto.

12/1

6th

4

(5)

15th Feb 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

13:20 Dundalk (AW)

Guild

9st 13lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, ridden 2f out, soon no impression

40/1

2nd
10 (9)
Nibiru

5/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: U-8295

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Sole Flat win came as a 2yo but went close on seasonal return at Galway Festival and not a bad effort here last time in claimer won by a stablemate, having not had the clearest of runs; yard going well and one to consider.

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

12th

9

11th May 2024

Good

1m 7f 144y

Class 1

15:15 Haydock

Nibiru

11st 4lb

J: Daniel King

T: A J Martin

Refused to race in this contest 12 months ago (14-1) and well beaten on sole hurdle start since (last August); however, he's a three-time winner in this code and won on the Flat in February last time out; capable of a bold show and it will be interesting to see how he goes in the betting.

20/1

1st

1

(10)

23rd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Nibiru

10st 0lb

J: Daniel King

T: A J Martin

dwelt start, towards rear, outpaced over 3f out, headway when bit short of room and switched left under 2f out, pressed leaders when switched left and ran on inside final furlong, led up the centre final strides

16/1

11/2

  • Place: £2.30

Form: 54218

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 6lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Slow developer came good when dropped back to 1m in Naas maiden in August; never counted (in first-time hood) in Group 3 Diamond Stakes here last month but remains open to improvement down in grade on handicap debut with good chance of staying.

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

7th

1

(14)

1st Dec 2021

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:40 Dundalk (AW)

Ulster Blackwater

10st 3lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Took her form to a new level when winning a fillies' maiden in August; ran to a similar level when beaten 10l in a C&D Group 3 and went close on handicap debut over 1m4f here last time; up 3lb and has a tough draw to overcome this time but shaped like a return to this trip may suit.

7/1

3rd

4

(10)

29th Oct 2021

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Ulster Blackwater

9st 6lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Slow developer came good when dropped back to 1m in Naas maiden in August; never counted (in first-time hood) in Group 3 Diamond Stakes here last month but remains open to improvement down in grade on handicap debut with good chance of staying.

11/2

8th

10

(6)

24th Sep 2021

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Ulster Blackwater

9st 2lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Slow developer, but came good when dropped back to 1m in a Naas maiden last month, beating the now 96-rated Climate; more to come from her but might just have it to do in this company; hooded first-time.

25/1

4th
1 (6)
Zileo

10/1

Form: 3-7140

Last run: 13 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Won 1m5f maiden on soft ground at Chateaubriant for Carlos Laffon-Parias in April; bought for 150,000Euros at Arqana Deauville Sales and never counted on Irish debut in Leopardstown handicap 13 days ago; AW debut and likely best watched for now.

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

8th

8

(5)

22nd Dec 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Zileo

9st 5lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford & T Collins

pushed along briefly, soon in touch with leaders, led after 4f

16/1

7th

3

(8)

29th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Zileo

9st 13lb

J: W J Lee

T: M Halford & T Collins

Three runner-up finishes on turf this year, two of them over further than this; has failed to show his best form at this venue and it looked as if he needed further when sixth over C&D four weeks ago; on a positive note, his yard is in excellent form.

5/1

6th

4

(15)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Zileo

10st 1lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford & T Collins

Stays a lot further and plenty of placed form on turf, including three runner-up finishes this year; not shown his best at this venue albeit not had that many goes here.

12/1

Form: 124400

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Lingfield AW winner last winter for Hugo Palmer; bought for 6,000gns at Tattersalls July Sales and testing conditions almost certainly against him on Irish debut at Tipperary recently; more expected of back on AW.

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

12th

9

17th Aug 2022

Good

2m 1f 110y

17:55 Sligo

Convertible

11st 5lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Anthony McCann

raced lazily, towards rear, reminder after 1st, mistake 4th, soon reminders, minor headway when ridden after 3 out, not fluent 2 out, soon weakened

20/1

9th

2

8th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Wexford

Convertible

11st 12lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Anthony McCann

midfield, mistake 4 out, ridden and weakened from 3 out

25/1

6th

1

3rd Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 100y

17:25 Down Royal

Convertible

11st 12lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Anthony McCann

midfield, reminder after 4th, in touch with leaders when pushed along before 3 out, ridden after 3 out, soon no impression

40/1

8/1

Form: 105040 CD

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

All three wins have been over C&D, including in March off 70; turf form not nearly as good but penultimate run here was encouraging; place claims.

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

10th

1

(5)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Storm Steps

10st 0lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

towards rear

16/1

9th

6

(9)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:35 Dundalk (AW)

Storm Steps

9st 10lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

Three-time C&D winner; was in good fettle on turf last year before form tailed off in the autumn; off long time before running down the field at Cork in August.

16/1

16th

2

(2)

30th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

14:45 Cork

Storm Steps

10st 1lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Patrick Martin

Three-time AW winner also won on turf at Fairyhouse last year over this trip; hasn't been seen since October and may just need this although has his ground so worth a market check.

10/1

10/1

Form: 018613 D

Last run: 56 days

W: 9st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Five-time winner on the turf, including at Fairyhouse and Down Royal over the summer for today's rider but 0-6 on AW, including over C&D; others preferred.

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

10th

6

(14)

5th Nov 2021

Standard

1m 4f 0y

16:15 Dundalk (AW)

New Society

9st 13lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: R K Watson

Landed a Down Royal handicap over this trip in July; good third in the Ulster Cesarewitch since and didn't get the run of the race here last week; each-way chance if things go well.

10/1

7th

9

(11)

29th Oct 2021

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

New Society

9st 1lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

Five-time winner on the turf, including at Fairyhouse and Down Royal over the summer for today's rider but 0-6 on AW, including over C&D; others preferred.

10/1

4th

4

17th Sep 2021

Yielding To Soft

2m 5f 110y

14:10 Downpatrick

New Society

11st 10lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: R K Watson

Six-time winner; sole win over hurdles coming in a Fairyhouse maiden in April; in good form on the Flat and could well make an impact here although others preferred.

12/1

Form: 167770 CD

Last run: 71 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Won over C&D last winter and added Navan win in the spring; handicapper seems to have had her measure since but has now relented and 3lb below her winning mark so not one to rule out.

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

8th

6

(2)

29th Oct 2021

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Pempie

9st 2lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

Won over C&D last winter and added Navan win in the spring; handicapper seems to have had her measure since but has now relented and 3lb below her winning mark so not one to rule out.

10/1

17

(6)

17th Oct 2021

Yielding

1m 3f 190y

16:05 Naas

Pempie

9st 8lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

Reserve; 72-rated three-time winner; no chance in this company.

OUR TIP

Form: -51415

Last run: 125 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Fairly useful staying handicapper in Britain who shaped well on hurdles bow at Limerick last month but failed to back it up at same track earlier this month; trip probably on the short side here on AW return.

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

7

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

2m 1f 31y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Desert Friend

10st 13lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Mrs Denise Foster

midfield

12/1

7th

2

24th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 50y

14:55 Limerick

Desert Friend

11st 13lb

J: Eoin G Kelly

T: Mrs Denise Foster

midfield, bit short of room on inner after 3 out, weakened before 2 out

11/2

11/2

Form: 0/06-2 BF

Last run: 57 days

W: 8st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Winning hurdler is now 0-18 on the Flat, although runner-up last month in 2m Clonmel handicap; yard going well so don't rule out.

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

15th

9

30th May 2023

Good

2m 0f 40y

19:00 Ballinrobe

Ashqar

11st 0lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Paul John Gilligan

Tailed off over fences last time when tried in blinkers; probably a happier horse over hurdles but a career strike-rate of 1-52 sets the alarm bells ringing; cheekpieces are new.

25/1

5th

3

14th Sep 2022

Good

2m 5f 47y

16:55 Sligo

Ashqar

11st 4lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Paul John Gilligan

raced in second early, jumped slightly left 2nd, dropped to rear before 10th, pushed along briefly when detached after 10th, slow jump 4 out, weakening when ridden and no impression after 3 out, tailed off

100/1

5th

13

23rd Aug 2022

Good To Firm

2m 4f 0y

16:40 Bellewstown

Ashqar

10st 6lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Declan Queally

soon midfield, pushed along when some headway before 3 out, ridden after 2 out, kept on but no impression after last

25/1

11th
2 (5)
Travel On

20/1

Form: 447/70 D

Last run: 149 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Only win came in a novice at Lingfield in 2019 for John Gosden; emerged from lengthy absence when safely held in Limerick handicap in April and finished last at the Curragh in June, only starts this year; down 8lb for those efforts.

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

13th

9

(2)

3rd Mar 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Travel On

11st 6lb

J: Miss A B O’Connor

T: Luke Comer

Sole win came on AW for John Gosden; badly out of form on last four Dundalk appearances.

33/1

12th

4

(11)

27th Jan 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Travel On

9st 11lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

Sole win came on AW for John Gosden; has shown glimpses of his old ability from time-to-time for this yard; however, hasn't beaten a rival on his last two starts; new headgear combination.

33/1

9th

7

(5)

18th Jan 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

Travel On

9st 1lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

towards rear, pushed along and outpaced 3f out, weakened from over 1f out

25/1

Form: 745410

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Just her second handicap start when winning off 77 at Ballinrobe over today's trip in July (first-time cheekpieces) but faded tamely at this venue early this month, having been made plenty of use of; don't rule out improvement and Keane booking takes the eye.

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

8th

14

19th Sep 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

15:35 Listowel

Only Sky

10st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Mrs John Harrington

raced wide, prominent, ridden after 3 out, soon weakened

20/1

9th

8

1st Sep 2022

Good

2m 0f 82y

18:50 Clonmel

Only Sky

8st 12lb

J: Tom Madden

T: Mrs John Harrington

midfield, lost position when pushed along under 3f out, dropped to rear when bit short of room over 2f out, ridden briefly and no impression inside final furlong

12/1

Terms and conditions

*Odds displayed on this page are sourced directly from online bookmakers. Please check all details before placing your bet(s). 18+ only.

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €1210.00
Straight Forecast €746.30
Tricast €3791.50
Trifecta €18730.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Nibiru

RP Ratings (IRE):

Only Sky

The Irish Sun:

Ulster Blackwater

TOPSPEED:

Convertible

POSTDATA:

Nibiru