January 15 / 13.24 Fairyhouse

13.24 Fairyhouse

Soft

ITM Stallion Trail Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 19 runners
  • Win time: 4m 20s
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ITM Stallion Trail Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £4.30
  • Place: £1.50

Form: 7-5

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Green when seventh of 18 in a C&D maiden hurdle in November 2020; improved on that form but still made errors when fifth of 21 in a Navan maiden hurdle last month; more to come from him and entitled to come on for that run.
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7

17th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 55y

14:35 Fairyhouse

Innovated

11st 7lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: Henry De Bromhead

Improvement in maiden hurdles culminated in a decisive success in a maiden win over 2m in January; beaten favourite over the same distance here last time; new trip now; others preferred

20/1

3rd

3

9th Feb 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Fairyhouse

Innovated

11st 12lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

Gradual improvement in maiden hurdles culminated in quite a decisive success in a maiden hurdle here last month; hard to be confident about the stable runners at the moment but he comes here in winning form and looks capable of more improvement.

2/1

1st

9

15th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:24 Fairyhouse

Innovated

11st 6lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

Green when seventh of 18 in a C&D maiden hurdle in November 2020; improved on that form but still made errors when fifth of 21 in a Navan maiden hurdle last month; more to come from him and entitled to come on for that run.

9/2

6/4

  • Place: £1.10

Form: /432-4

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Only beaten roughly 1l behind M C Muldoon in a C&D maiden hurdle 11 months ago and wasn't far off that level when fourth behind Sir Gerhard on return; shaped like he might have needed that run and he'll be getting off the mark sooner rather than later.
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3rd

16

17th Feb 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:55 Clonmel

Whowonthetoss

11st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: A L T Moore

Has run with credit on all six starts, two in bumpers and four over hurdles; fine effort when second at Fairyhouse 12 months ago; made bright start to the season when fourth behind the top-class Sir Gerhard at Leopardstown; favourite at Fairyhouse last time, and did not find much when trying to challenge a stablemate of Itwasfate

7/2

2nd

14

15th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:24 Fairyhouse

Whowonthetoss

11st 6lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: A L T Moore

Only beaten roughly 1l behind M C Muldoon in a C&D maiden hurdle 11 months ago and wasn't far off that level when fourth behind Sir Gerhard on return; shaped like he might have needed that run and he'll be getting off the mark sooner rather than later.

6/4

4th

19

26th Dec 2021

Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:35 Leopardstown

Whowonthetoss

12st 0lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: A L T Moore

Promise in bumpers and has taken well to hurdles, most recently finishing good second to an odds-on shot in Fairyhouse maiden; tongue tie now fitted but this looks a stronger maiden so place prospect again.

7/1

50/1

  • Place: £10.70

Form: 05

Last run: 42 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Winner at a low level on the Flat; didn't build on his hurdle debut when tailed off at Navan last month; may need more time/handicaps.
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4th

6

(11)

1st Jul 2022

Good

1m 3f 208y

20:30 Bellewstown

Rodney Bay

9st 8lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

took keen hold, prominent and briefly led early, pushed along over 3f out, pressed leader when ridden over 2f out, soon lost position, kept on but no impression inside final furlong

7/1

3rd

3

13th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Kilbeggan

Rodney Bay

11st 7lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

Only five and did well in maidens; held in fifth both handicap starts but value for finishing closer latest; definite chance.

6/1

5th

8

18th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:05 Fairyhouse

Rodney Bay

11st 2lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

16/1

Form: 6-

Last run: 286 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Useful Flat performer (rated 89); sole hurdle effort wasn't without promise when sixth of 21 over C&D, albeit beaten 17l; would have finished closer with better jumping that day and may have learnt plenty from that experience; interesting on yard debut.
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7

19th May 2022

Good

2m 4f 90y

18:55 Tipperary

Bold Approach

11st 5lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Brendan W Duke

12th

8

28th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 40y

15:40 Punchestown

Bold Approach

11st 8lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Brendan W Duke

16/1

4th

4

31st Mar 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 52y

15:05 Naas

Bold Approach

11st 4lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: Brendan W Duke

Useful Flat performer for Jim Bolger, two wins and eight places, peak rating of 99 (89 currently); promise in two runs over hurdles; may have finished closer but for a bad mistake at the second-last at Fairyhouse in January; chased home effortless winner Kilcruit at Punchestown later that month.

8/1

Form: 3-

Last run: 299 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Big eyecatcher when third of 14 in a maiden hurdle at Navan on debut, green and making mistakes but staying on well to hit the frame; off 299 days but that's not a major concern for one from this yard and he's highly likely to improve.
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4th

7

3rd Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 80y

18:00 Down Royal

Run For Pat

11st 4lb

J: E Walsh

T: Gordon Elliott

led, pushed along and headed before 3 out, ridden and lost ground before 2 out, rallied after 2 out, weakened gradually run-in

3/1

2nd

9

19th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:25 Tipperary

Run For Pat

11st 4lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

4/1

4th

2

3rd May 2022

Good To Soft

3m 0f 70y

Class 4

16:25 Ayr

Run For Pat

11st 13lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Gordon Elliott

Form: 0

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Completely tailed off in a maiden hurdle at Naas on debut, sent off at 200-1; tough ask here.
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14th

11

20th May 2022

Soft

2m 3f 55y

18:45 Downpatrick

West Breeze

11st 12lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Michael Winters

12/1

5th

9

14th Apr 2022

Good

2m 4f 64y

16:50 Clonmel

West Breeze

11st 12lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: Michael Winters

A couple of fair runs in maiden hurdles, including on yard debut at this venue last month, but likely to be better for the experience on chase debut.

25/1

6th

12

22nd Mar 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:53 Clonmel

West Breeze

11st 4lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Michael Winters

Showed some ability for Mark McNiff in a Fairyhouse maiden hurdle in January; debuts here for Mick Winters and if improving on his last run he could get involved in a weak race.

12/1

Form: 0

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Placed in a point but showed nothing when 66-1 for a maiden hurdle a fortnight ago; may need more time.
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4th

16

19th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:55 Tipperary

Hard Rain

11st 5lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: James Daniel Dullea

8th

11

7th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

15:03 Limerick

Hard Rain

11st 5lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: James Daniel Dullea

Maiden hurdle form modest and nothing of note over fences of late; opening mark seems on the high side but may be worth a market check.

16/1

13th

15

22nd Mar 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 36y

16:03 Clonmel

Hard Rain

11st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: James Daniel Dullea

First reserve; rated 93 over hurdles; not disgraced on chasing debut at Gowran behind a classy type but was poor at Thurles recently; more suited to handicaps.

Form: 7

Last run: 20 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Useful on the Flat for Ken Condon a couple of seasons ago; two lesser Flat runs last season and didn't show much on debut for this yard last month when tackling hurdles for the first time; hood now tried and it would be no surprise if he was capable of better.
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12th

2

24th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

16:55 Cork

Teed Up

12st 1lb

J: Mr Romain Lemiere

T: Emmet Mullins

Progressive on the Flat as a 3yo; seemingly hasn't taken to hurdles for this yard in four starts so far but might start improving now switched to handicaps; check the market.

13/2

12

7th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Leopardstown

Teed Up

11st 12lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: Emmet Mullins

Progressive on the Flat for Ken Condon; has hinted at ability over hurdles but makes jumping errors; might be one for handicaps at this stage; entered in 1.55 here, Sunday.

16/1

7th

11

6th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

13:55 Leopardstown

Teed Up

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Emmet Mullins

Rated 90 at his peak on the Flat for Ken Condon, winning three races and highly effective at around 1m; has made a low-key start to life over hurdles for this yard and now looks more like a handicap prospect than a likely maiden winner.

20/1

Form: 00

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Triple figure odds and tailed off on both starts so far.
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14th

5

31st Mar 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 52y

16:15 Naas

He Ain’t Heavy

11st 6lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Francis J Flood

Soundly beaten in three maiden hurdles but should at least be more at home in this grade; check market.

11/1

9th

8

15th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:24 Fairyhouse

He Ain’t Heavy

11st 6lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Francis J Flood

Triple figure odds and tailed off on both starts so far.

250/1

15th

6

2nd Jan 2022

Soft

1m 7f 180y

14:45 Naas

He Ain’t Heavy

12st 0lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Francis J Flood

100-1 chance when tailed off on debut in a maiden here last month; makes no appeal.

200/1

Form: 06

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict
Barely beaten a rival in two starts so far; struggled throughout in a Grade 2 latest; drop in grade will help but still has a lot to prove.
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7th

14

26th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:00 Limerick

Rose Of Borris

11st 2lb

J: Michael J Molloy

T: John Joseph Hanlon

5/1

11th

11

25th May 2022

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

18:15 Wexford

Rose Of Borris

11st 2lb

J: Michael J Molloy

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Tailed off in five starts so far and no improvement on handicap debut last month.

25/1

14th

24

30th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 0y

18:35 Punchestown

Rose Of Borris

11st 9lb

J: Cian Dunne

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Poor form in five starts over jumps so far.

OUR TIP

Form: 145-30 D

Last run: 20 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Bumper winner; beaten 19l in a Grade 1 bumper by Kilcruit towards end of the season; disappointed on return when third of five in a Down Royal bumper though and showed very little on hurdle bow back at that venue over Christmas; bit to prove now.
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1st

6

12th Apr 2022

Good To Soft

2m 4f 100y

Class 4

13:30 Ayr

Sundrenched

11st 6lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J J Lambe

1

31st Mar 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 52y

15:40 Naas

Sundrenched

12st 0lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J J Lambe

Smart bumper horse last season but hasn't shown nearly the same aptitude for hurdles in five maiden starts; however, he could improve now tackling handicaps off this mark, so a market check is advised.

9/1

7th

11

7th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Leopardstown

Sundrenched

11st 12lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J J Lambe

Bumper winner and looked promising last year but seems to have lost his way this winter and he was tailed off again at Navan last time.

8/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Ask gelding; half-brother to point winner Occupied; dam point/2m6f chase winner (also placed bumpers/hurdles), half-sister to National winner Monty's Pass; stoutly bred and probably in need of further.
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9th

12

4th Jul 2022

Good

2m 7f 179y

20:00 Roscommon

A Dublin Job

11st 2lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Shane Ryder

midfield, some headway before 3 out, pushed along and went fourth approaching last, not fluent last, weakened run-in

14/1

3rd

12

30th Jun 2022

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

19:50 Tipperary

A Dublin Job

11st 2lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Shane Ryder

didn't jump with fluency, pressed leader, jumped slightly right 5th, soon reminder and flashed tail, disputed lead after 5 out, mistake 3 out, soon briefly led, no chance with winner after 2 out, not fluent last

50/1

2nd

12

11th Jun 2022

Good

2m 5f 60y

14:55 Downpatrick

A Dublin Job

11st 8lb

J: Mr P J O’Neill

T: Shane Ryder

close up, chased leader 1st, pushed along after 2 out, soon outpaced, ridden and rallied then went second run-in, hung left towards finish, always held

10/1

Form: 0

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Showed nothing when 80-1 and only beating one home in a maiden hurdle at Down Royal 20 days ago.
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7th

9

26th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:35 Limerick

Kerrytown Rock

11st 5lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

33/1

15th

14

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

1m 7f 159y

14:55 Thurles

Kerrytown Rock

11st 4lb

J: Michael J Doyle

T: P J Rothwell

Tailed off in a trio of maiden hurdles and may need more time.

150/1

12th

10

31st Jan 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

13:20 Punchestown

Kerrytown Rock

12st 0lb

J: Michael J Doyle

T: P J Rothwell

Tailed off at big prices in two maiden hurdles so far and can only be watched at present.

100/1

Form: 79

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Only beat one home in a bumper on debut and tailed off when 80-1 for a maiden hurdle last month; plenty to prove.
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12th

2

13th Feb 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Punchestown

Clancy’s Spirit

11st 12lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Gearoid Patrick Brouder

Offered nothing to suggest he can win a maiden hurdle.

200/1

1

1st Feb 2022

Soft

2m 5f 0y

13:10 Limerick

Clancy’s Spirit

11st 4lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Gearoid Patrick Brouder

Nothing in his three runs to suggest that he can make an impact in a race like this.

100/1

14th

6

15th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:24 Fairyhouse

Clancy’s Spirit

11st 6lb

J: Gearoid Brouder

T: Gearoid Patrick Brouder

Only beat one home in a bumper on debut and tailed off when 80-1 for a maiden hurdle last month; plenty to prove.

100/1

Form: 9

Last run: 83 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict
Tailed off in a mares' bumper at Galway in October and might need further than this.
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8th

10

24th Jun 2022

Good

2m 1f 46y

Class 4

16:47 Cartmel

Redwood Queen

10st 11lb

J: Daryl Jacob

T: Noel C Kelly

always towards rear, tailed off

12/1

7th

7

4th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 28y

Class 4

17:25 Hexham

Redwood Queen

11st 4lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Noel C Kelly

prominent, ridden after 2 out, lost position home turn, weakened before last

8/1

14

6th May 2022

Good

2m 1f 100y

18:50 Downpatrick

Redwood Queen

10st 5lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Noel C Kelly

Form: P

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
80-1 and struggled with his jumping when pulled up in a maiden hurdle at Limerick on debut 18 days ago.
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16th

10

15th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:24 Fairyhouse

Kanturk Touch

11st 6lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Michael Winters

80-1 and struggled with his jumping when pulled up in a maiden hurdle at Limerick on debut 18 days ago.

100/1

6

28th Dec 2021

Heavy

2m 5f 0y

12:55 Limerick

Kanturk Touch

11st 6lb

J: Donal McInerney

T: Michael Winters

Well-named gelding representing a Kanturk-based handler often with a golden touch; dam unraced sister to smart 2m5f-3m1f hurdle/chase winner Inchidaly Rock; should be ready to roll and well worth checking out.

20/1

Form: 0

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
First reserve; 150-1 and tailed off when making his debut last month.
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7th

6

2nd Jul 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

19:10 Bellewstown

Homard De Chausey

11st 5lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Paul Nolan

midfield, pushed along before 4 out, ridden and no impression after 3 out

25/1

8th

2

5th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 95y

15:20 Kilbeggan

Homard De Chausey

11st 11lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

midfield, pushed along after 2 out, no impression approaching last

20/1

23th

11

12th Feb 2022

Soft

1m 7f 131y

14:15 Naas

Homard De Chausey

11st 12lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

Nothing in his three starts to suggest any prospect of success at this stage of his career.

200/1

Form: 0

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Second reserve; 300-1 for a maiden hurdle on debut last month and was tailed off.
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13th

3

3rd May 2022

Good

2m 1f 26y

17:25 Ballinrobe

Ernie From Nurney

11st 10lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: Padraig Roche

8th

16

7th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:10 Leopardstown

Ernie From Nurney

11st 2lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: Padraig Roche

Finished tailed off in a trio of maiden hurdle outings; some very minor promise in a couple of those runs but much more required here to defy this mark on handicap debut.

33/1

17th

7

12th Feb 2022

Soft

1m 7f 131y

14:50 Naas

Ernie From Nurney

11st 12lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: Padraig Roche

Not entirely disgraced on his debut at Navan; again showed ability at Punchestown; more needed.

33/1

Form: 0

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Third reserve; looked in need of the run when 100-1 but a maiden hurdle on debut last month.
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5th

4

3rd May 2022

Good

2m 1f 26y

16:50 Ballinrobe

Be Fierce

11st 4lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: T M Walsh

Not disgraced in two maiden runs so far at Navan and Punchestown; perhap will need the experience but stable was among the winners last week; each-way claims.

14/1

4th

5

23rd Feb 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:35 Punchestown

Be Fierce

11st 4lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: T M Walsh

Not disgraced in mid-division first time out at Navan; likely to need more experience.

25/1

19

15th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:24 Fairyhouse

Be Fierce

11st 6lb

J: Michael J Molloy

T: T M Walsh

Third reserve; looked in need of the run when 100-1 but a maiden hurdle on debut last month.

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Payout
Exacta €109.00
Straight Forecast €101.30
Trifecta €6098.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Whowonthetoss

SPOTLIGHT:

Bold Approach

POSTDATA:

Whowonthetoss

The Irish Sun:

Whowonthetoss