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15.28 Navan

Yielding

Racing Again At Navan On December 18th INH Flat Race

  • Prize money: £5267.86
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 15 runners
  • Win time: 4m 1s
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Racing Again At Navan On December 18th INH Flat Race

Runners: 15 runners

Type: NH Flat

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

9/4 (Won)

  • Win: £1.60
  • Place: £1.10

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Third foal; dam unraced half-sister to bumper/2m1f-2m5f hurdle/chase winner Cavite Beta and bumper/2m3f-2m7f hurdle winner Bangkok Pete out of half-sister to high-class staying chaser Trabolgan; by a top-class sire and from a fine family; represents top connections, so commands major respect, especially if strong in market.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

6

5th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:25 Leopardstown

Itswhatunitesus

11st 11lb

J: Mr J J Codd

T: Gordon Elliott

Travelled and quickened up well in the closing stages when winning a Navan bumper on debut; progress almost certain but no doubt he will need it up in this grade second time out.

11/2

1st

6

4th Dec 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:28 Navan

Itswhatunitesus

12st 2lb

J: Mr J J Codd

T: Gordon Elliott

Third foal; dam unraced half-sister to bumper/2m1f-2m5f hurdle/chase winner Cavite Beta and bumper/2m3f-2m7f hurdle winner Bangkok Pete out of half-sister to high-class staying chaser Trabolgan; by a top-class sire and from a fine family; represents top connections, so commands major respect, especially if strong in market.

9/4

9/4

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 25-

Last run: 342 days

W: 12st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Finished a respectable second to Grade 1 winner Kilcruit in this race last year but was below that level next time at Leopardstown over 2m4f; absence is a bit off-putting but yard is in fine form and has a big chance if returning to his debut effort.
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4

17th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 55y

14:35 Fairyhouse

Killer Mode

11st 12lb

J: Neil Ryan

T: Noel Meade

Won a Naas bumper in December; placed on his first two maiden hurdle outings, including second behind the useful Bronn; below best at Naas last time; plenty of weight here but cheekpieces and longer trip may help.

12/1

7th

7

27th Feb 2022

Soft

1m 7f 101y

16:30 Naas

Killer Mode

11st 12lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Noel Meade

Off the mark at the fourth attempt when winning a course bumper in December and has bettered that form in defeat since; went close on hurdle bow over 2m behind Bronn and the third from that race has boosted the form with a subsequent win; similar level of form when third in a Punchestown maiden hurdle last month; should be involved again.

7/2

3rd

10

16th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:45 Punchestown

Killer Mode

12st 0lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Noel Meade

Very solid form in bumpers, twice runner-up and a winner at Naas last month on fourth attempt; did well to spilt the Willie Mullins-trained favourite Bronn and the well-fancied Flame Bearer at Naas two weeks ago on hurdling debut; good chance of going one better.

15/8

16/1

  • Place: £10.90

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Sixth foal; half-brother to useful 2m-2m1f hurdle winner Swansea Mile; dam triple 1m2f winner, closely related to 1m4f winner Stealing Beauty; by a decent sire but was unsold for 8,500Euros as a 3yo; yard in form and can't be ruled out.
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4th

3

17th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 125y

Class 5

16:46 Market Rasen

Mount South

11st 1lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: Ian Williams

Encouraging third on debut at Navan (2m, yielding) in December and occupied the same position at Fontwell in February (2m1f, good to soft) on his first outing for Ian Williams; leading claims this afternoon.

11/4

3rd

4

27th Feb 2022

Good To Soft

2m 1f 162y

Class 5

16:50 Fontwell

Mount South

11st 5lb

J: Harry Skelton

T: Ian Williams

Bought for £52,000 after finishing third on yielding ground at Navan and the front two haven't let the form down subsequently; there was no fluke about that having travelled well and he could be useful.

5/4

3rd

10

4th Dec 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:28 Navan

Mount South

12st 2lb

J: Mr A P Ryan

T: Andrew Slattery

Sixth foal; half-brother to useful 2m-2m1f hurdle winner Swansea Mile; dam triple 1m2f winner, closely related to 1m4f winner Stealing Beauty; by a decent sire but was unsold for 8,500Euros as a 3yo; yard in form and can't be ruled out.

16/1

Form: 47P

Last run: 77 days

W: 11st 9lb

7 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Late starter ran promisingly in a Galway bumper on debut but was then poor at Down Royal before pulling up over hurdles here; best watched.
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10

4th Jul 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:00 Roscommon

Bessy Bradley

10st 11lb

J: Colin Halpin

T: Thomas Gibney

led, not fluent 7th, headed and stumbled before 5 out, ridden and weakened after 4 out, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out

50/1

10th

5

2nd Jul 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

18:10 Bellewstown

Bessy Bradley

10st 13lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Thomas Gibney

in touch with leaders, prominent from 3rd, weakened quickly from 3 out, eased approaching last, tailed off

33/1

6th

13

30th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 110y

20:25 Ballinrobe

Bessy Bradley

11st 7lb

J: Mr B W Harvey

T: Thomas Gibney

Six runs her het belt with good efforts at Galway and Navan in the past, but overall a mixed bag and will need to improve.

33/1

Form: 5

Last run: 65 days

W: 12st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Ran respectably on debut in a Clonmel bumper in September, weakening late on; that is solid form and he should have improved nicely from it, so is one to consider today.
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Verdict Starting price

1st

10

2nd Jul 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 188y

17:05 Bellewstown

The Friday Man

11st 12lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

towards rear, awkward jump 1st, switched right and headway before 3 out, went second before 2 out, led just after 2 out, soon ridden and ran on well, went clear run-in

4/1

1st

8

3rd Jun 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 120y

20:30 Tramore

The Friday Man

12st 0lb

J: Ms L O’Neill

T: Gordon Elliott

in touch with leaders, headway and went third 5f out, pushed along to lead 2f out, clear 1f out, kept on well

7/2

4th

12

16th May 2022

Good

2m 1f 0y

20:30 Killarney

The Friday Man

12st 0lb

J: Mr B O’Neill

T: Gordon Elliott

Two solid efforts when fifth in bumpers for Tim Hyde at Clonmel and Navan last year; bought by current connections for £43,000 in December and merits plenty of respect.

13/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Seventh foal; half-brother to winners The New One (bumper/high-class 2m-2m5f hurdle) Shimmers Rock (bumper/2m hurdle) & The Newest One (3m/3m2f chase); dam placed 1m7f hurdle in France; half-brother to a top-class hurdler and one to consider on debut.
Place /
No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

13th

4

26th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:00 Limerick

Bidentime

11st 8lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Liam P Cusack

14/1

11th

8

3rd May 2022

Good

2m 1f 26y

17:25 Ballinrobe

Bidentime

11st 4lb

J: Adam Ellis

T: Liam P Cusack

15th

3

14th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 121y

17:50 Clonmel

Bidentime

11st 4lb

J: E Walsh

T: Liam P Cusack

Has shown some ability in maidens but was poor when a surprising favourite for a Thurles maiden last time; is clearly thought capable of doing better but must rebound.

12/1

Form: 4

Last run: 41 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Finished a never dangerous fourth on debut in a Wexford bumper (hvy) but should have improved since; however, appears to be yard's second string on jockey bookings.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

2

5th May 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 4

15:33 Worcester

Chestnut Rose

11st 2lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Olly Murphy

4th

2

8th Apr 2022

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 4

15:20 Sedgefield

Chestnut Rose

10st 12lb

J: David England

T: Olly Murphy

7th

14

4th Dec 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:28 Navan

Chestnut Rose

11st 9lb

J: Ms L O’Neill

T: Gordon Elliott

Finished a never dangerous fourth on debut in a Wexford bumper (hvy) but should have improved since; however, appears to be yard's second string on jockey bookings.

10/1

Form: 052

Last run: 21 days

W: 12st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Soundly beaten over C&D on debut but showed improved form on last two starts at Thurles and Punchestown; was 6.5l in front of Junior Alliance last day; needs to improve further to score.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

5

4th Jul 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:00 Roscommon

Mister Beeton

11st 4lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Shane Nolan

midfield, headway after 4 out, shaken up when left in lead just before 2 out, clear when wandered around approaching last, ridden and kept on well run-in, readily

9/2

2nd

10

30th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 110y

20:25 Ballinrobe

Mister Beeton

12st 0lb

J: Mr M J M O’Sullivan

T: Shane Nolan

Looked to be going places when hitting the crossbar at Punchestown last year but struggled at Navan on next start; pleasing return from a break when fourth at Ballinrobe but suffered a heavy defeat back at Punchestown in the interim and consistency issue alone is a real concern.

12/1

16th

15

29th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 0y

19:45 Punchestown

Mister Beeton

12st 0lb

J: Mr M J M O’Sullivan

T: Shane Nolan

33/1

33/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Half-brother to winners Athlon (1m2f-1m4f inc AW; RPR 95), Senrima (1m4f/1m6f; 91), Sir Canford (1m2f; 66) and Majestic Touch (2m/2m1f hurdle); dam once-raced half-sister to 1m2f Group 1 winner Ambivalent; related to several decent Flat/hurdle winners; can't be dismissed, so check market.
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Verdict Starting price

4

10th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 218y

16:10 Thurles

Busty Boy

11st 12lb

J: E Walsh

T: M A Gunn

Not disgraced in a couple of bumper outings but well beaten on his hurdles debut at Naas last month; others preferred.

33/1

16th

2

27th Feb 2022

Soft

1m 7f 101y

16:00 Naas

Busty Boy

11st 12lb

J: Tommy Brett

T: M A Gunn

Fairly modest form in a trio of bumpers; back down in trip for hurdle bow and probably best watched for now.

100/1

8th

3

30th Jan 2022

Yielding

2m 3f 0y

16:10 Naas

Busty Boy

12st 2lb

J: Mr E Dwan

T: M A Gunn

Soundly beaten in a pair of bumpers and hard to fancy here.

50/1

Form: 47P

Last run: 67 days

W: 12st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Was fourth in a Perth bumper on debut but was twice poor over hurdles since; new yard and has plenty to find.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

10th

11

4th Dec 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:28 Navan

Stone Picker

12st 2lb

J: Mr M McConville

T: Stephen McConville

Was fourth in a Perth bumper on debut but was twice poor over hurdles since; new yard and has plenty to find.

33/1

7

28th Sep 2021

Good

2m 3f 188y

Class 4

13:35 Sedgefield

Stone Picker

10st 12lb

J: Alain Cawley

T: Daragh Bourke

Not beaten far on last month's bumper debut at Perth but was easily reeled in after leading in Hexham maiden hurdle (2m, good; beaten 53l in the end) four weeks ago; up in trip today; hood removed.

50/1

Form: 3

Last run: 21 days

W: 12st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Nicely-bred sort ran respectably in a winners' bumper at Punchestown on debut, albeit that race lacked depth; should have improved since, so looks capable of being involved for local yard if has done.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

5

27th Feb 2022

Soft

1m 7f 101y

16:30 Naas

Junior Alliance

11st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

Third of five to Minella Crooner (beaten 13l) on bumper debut at Punchestown in November but tailed off twice since; back down in trip here and may be one for handicaps at this point.

40/1

9th

11

30th Jan 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 0y

15:10 Naas

Junior Alliance

12st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

Third in an ordinary small-field bumper at Punchestown in November; down the field subsequently at Navan; others have far more obvious claims here.

33/1

11th

7

4th Dec 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:28 Navan

Junior Alliance

12st 2lb

J: Mr J Dunne

T: Thomas Gibney

Nicely-bred sort ran respectably in a winners' bumper at Punchestown on debut, albeit that race lacked depth; should have improved since, so looks capable of being involved for local yard if has done.

12/1

Form: 5P

Last run: 41 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Signs of ability on debut in a Listowel bumper (2m4f/gd) but was then pulled-up over 2m on heavy at Wexford; better ground should suit but has to improve plenty; hood retained.
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Verdict Starting price

12th

15

4th Dec 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:28 Navan

Mill Field

11st 9lb

J: Mr K Callaghan

T: Liam Treacy

Signs of ability on debut in a Listowel bumper (2m4f/gd) but was then pulled-up over 2m on heavy at Wexford; better ground should suit but has to improve plenty; hood retained.

28/1

8

24th Oct 2021

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:55 Wexford

Mill Field

11st 11lb

J: Mr K Callaghan

T: Liam Treacy

66s, not disgraced behind decent sort at Listowel (2m4f) and hooded now; travelled well then and definite chance.

10/1

5th

15

22nd Sep 2021

Good

2m 4f 0y

16:35 Listowel

Mill Field

11st 9lb

J: Mr K Callaghan

T: Liam Treacy

Yeats mare is first foal of an unraced half-sister to winners Chatterbox (bumper/useful 2m hurdle) and Minella Beau (bumper/2m-2m6f hurdle/chase); family of high-class chasers My Will and Unioniste; market likely best guide on debut.

66/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Fifth foal; half-brother to 2m4f bumper/very useful 2m-2m4f hurdle winner Hunters Call; dam unraced sister to bumper/smart 2m-2m4f hurdle/chase winner Call The Police; by a quality sire and related to some smart types; Galway yard has sourced plenty of decent types over the years; could go well.
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6th

7

26th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 100y

20:20 Limerick

Hunters Song

12st 0lb

J: Mr P A King

T: John Neilan

16/1

9th

5

8th Apr 2022

Good

2m 1f 142y

19:40 Ballinrobe

Hunters Song

12st 0lb

J: Mr D Allen

T: John Neilan

33/1

Form: 6

Last run: 56 days

W: 12st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Poor form in points' but wasn't disgraced on bumper debut in October at Fairyhouse; lots of improvement needed, though.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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14th

4

4th Dec 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:28 Navan

Champagne Getaway

12st 2lb

J: Mr N J O’Mara

T: T J O’Mara

Poor form in points' but wasn't disgraced on bumper debut in October at Fairyhouse; lots of improvement needed, though.

40/1

6th

2

9th Oct 2021

Good

2m 0f 0y

16:22 Fairyhouse

Champagne Getaway

12st 0lb

J: Mr N J O’Mara

T: T J O’Mara

Four outings in points and didn't complete in any of them, pulling up on three occasions; best watched on first try in a bumper.

66/1

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Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Second foal; brother to bumper/smart 2m hurdle/chase winner Third Time Lucki; unraced dam out of half-sister to bumper/very useful 2m1f-2m4f hurdle/chase winner Sean Ogue and bumper/2m-2m3f hurdle/chase winner Flying Ferret; full-brother is a classy sort and this one is worth noting in the market on debut.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

2

4th Jul 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:00 Roscommon

Canteeny Benny

11st 4lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: Paul W Flynn

midfield on inner, jinked left and not fluent 2nd, not fluent 6th, ridden after 3 out, no impression when carried right just after 2 out, weakened last

14/1

5th

6

15th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

18:25 Wexford

Canteeny Benny

11st 6lb

J: Eoin G Kelly

T: Paul W Flynn

towards rear early, midfield when not fluent 6th, in touch with leaders when not fluent 3 out, soon pushed along, ridden and weakened before 2 out, lost fourth final strides

14/1

5th

3

30th May 2022

Good

2m 2f 109y

17:10 Ballinrobe

Canteeny Benny

11st 4lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Paul W Flynn

8/1

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Payout
Exacta €43.00
Straight Forecast €26.60
Trifecta €800.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Killer Mode

The Irish Sun:

Itswhatunitesus

RP Ratings (IRE):

Killer Mode

POSTDATA:

Killer Mode