January 29 / 14.50 Fairyhouse

14.50 Fairyhouse

Good To Yielding

BetVictor Proud To Support Irish Racing Maiden Hurdle (Div II)

  • Prize money: £6197.48
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 20 runners
  • Win time: 4m 5s
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BetVictor Proud To Support Irish Racing Maiden Hurdle (Div II)

Runners: 20 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

3/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.00
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 11-53 D

Last run: 27 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Dual bumper winner last season, at Thurles and Limerick; shaped as if he needed the run on his hurdles debut at Cork last month; better when 2.5l third behind Bronn (a stablemate of Micro Manage) at Naas; definite potential for maiden hurdle success.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

2

29th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 80y

18:00 Punchestown

Flame Bearer

11st 10lb

J: Jack Doyle

T: P M J Doyle

7/4

2

18th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:50 Fairyhouse

Flame Bearer

11st 8lb

J: Jack Doyle

T: P M J Doyle

3/1

1st

1

3rd Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:05 Fairyhouse

Flame Bearer

11st 10lb

J: Jack Doyle

T: P M J Doyle

7/4

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 32- BF

Last run: 335 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
3-8 on Flat, including when odds-on in 1m6f Galway festival conditions last season, Group 3-placed the previous season, beaten favourite in two maiden hurdles starts last season, but ran satisfactorily both times; good chance he can make amends.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

6

(7)

1st Jun 2022

Good

1m 6f 0y

19:15 Curragh

Micro Manage

9st 9lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: W P Mullins

towards rear of midfield, switched left 2f out, ridden and ran on well on outer inside final furlong, went fourth towards finish

6/1

7th

6

(5)

21st May 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

15:55 Curragh

Micro Manage

9st 7lb

J: Shane Foley

T: W P Mullins

Has been frustrating over hurdles, with only a short-priced maiden win to his name; useful three-time Flat winner, including over C&D, but better over further; unplaced favourite for event won by today's rival Raise You on final start last season.

7th

5

29th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

19:10 Punchestown

Micro Manage

11st 12lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: W P Mullins

8/1

4/1

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 26

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Dual winner on Flat, went up to 91 after 1m2f Roscommon win last summer; good hurdles debut at Punchestown, did not jump well when unplaced at Leopardstown; should not be far away if eliminating the errors.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

2

30th May 2022

Good

2m 2f 109y

17:45 Ballinrobe

Prairie Dancer

11st 7lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

5/4

2nd

7

12th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 95y

17:00 Clonmel

Prairie Dancer

11st 6lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Form: 28

Last run: 32 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Kept on well to finish second on the run-in behind odds-on Grangee in a C&D maiden in November; second start, in a 2m4f Leopardstown contest after Christmas, can be forgiven since he finished lame.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

1

12th Jun 2022

Good

2m 5f 60y

13:45 Downpatrick

Roaring Potter

11st 4lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Gordon Elliott

disputed lead, lost position after 2nd, went remote third after 4 out, headway when left in second 2 out, led going best approaching last, went clear run-in, eased towards finish

2/1

5th

15

15th May 2022

Good

2m 1f 0y

14:30 Killarney

Roaring Potter

11st 4lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

4th

9

29th Jan 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:50 Fairyhouse

Roaring Potter

12st 0lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

Kept on well to finish second on the run-in behind odds-on Grangee in a C&D maiden in November; second start, in a 2m4f Leopardstown contest after Christmas, can be forgiven since he finished lame.

5/1

20/1

Form: 59

Last run: 34 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Has run twice in bumpers; needs to raise his game in order to make a serious impact.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

6

28th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 40y

15:40 Punchestown

Mount Brown

11st 9lb

J: E Walsh

T: Noel Meade

Travelled well when readily landing maiden at Wexford in March and looked all over the winner until caught late in a rated novice hurdle at Limerick last time; up 2lb and should be more to come from him.

14/1

7

(7)

20th Apr 2022

Good

1m 4f 27y

19:20 Bellewstown

Mount Brown

9st 9lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Noel Meade

12/1

2nd

2

7th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:28 Limerick

Mount Brown

12st 0lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Noel Meade

Form: 80

Last run: 34 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Flat winner and placed four times; yet to shine over hurdles; may like this better ground to judge from his best Flat form.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3

(15)

4th Mar 2022

Standard

2m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Sea Trout Reach

11st 11lb

J: Mr J Dunne

T: William Durkan

Sole win gained over 1m in Britain, has been placed over 1m4f at this track; fit from hurdling (fair sixth at Fairyhouse last time) but others have better credentials.

20/1

6th

11

29th Jan 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:50 Fairyhouse

Sea Trout Reach

12st 0lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: William Durkan

Flat winner and placed four times; yet to shine over hurdles; may like this better ground to judge from his best Flat form.

25/1

14th

4

26th Dec 2021

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

12:58 Limerick

Sea Trout Reach

11st 9lb

J: Conor Orr

T: William Durkan

Ended the Flat season with a mark of 77 on turf; jumped somewhat novicey on his hurdles debut at Naas last week and should improve but others preferred.

33/1

Form: 18F D

Last run: 32 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Won a bumper for Joseph O'Brien on his debut at Roscommon last August; well beaten on stable/hurdling debut at Navan the following month; not in contention when falling two out at Leopardstown a month ago.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

19

12th Feb 2022

Soft

1m 7f 131y

14:50 Naas

Rotten Row

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Anthony Mullins

Won a bumper for Joseph O'Brien on his debut at Roscommon last August; well beaten on stable/hurdling debut at Navan the following month; not in contention when falling two out at Leopardstown, and soundly beaten in seventh at Fairyhouse.

33/1

7th

10

29th Jan 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:50 Fairyhouse

Rotten Row

12st 0lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Anthony Mullins

Won a bumper for Joseph O'Brien on his debut at Roscommon last August; well beaten on stable/hurdling debut at Navan the following month; not in contention when falling two out at Leopardstown a month ago.

20/1

13

28th Dec 2021

Soft

2m 4f 0y

12:00 Leopardstown

Rotten Row

11st 9lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Anthony Mullins

Won a bumper for Joseph O'Brien on his debut at Roscommon in August but well beaten on stable/hurdling debut at Navan the following month; likely to need more experience.

50/1

Form: 431000 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Won bumpers at Ballinrobe and at this venue (only four runners) last year on contrasting ground; has so far failed to show an equivalent standard of form over hurdles.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

5

29th Jan 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:50 Fairyhouse

Hey Johnny

12st 0lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Thomas Mullins

Won bumpers at Ballinrobe and at this venue (only four runners) last year on contrasting ground; has so far failed to show an equivalent standard of form over hurdles.

20/1

13th

6

16th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:45 Punchestown

Hey Johnny

12st 0lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Thomas Mullins

Won bumpers at Ballinrobe and at this venue (only four runners) last year on contrasting ground; soundly beaten on his hurdles debut at Leopardstown and same again at Naas a fortnight ago; possibly a handicap candidate with more experience.

20/1

13th

7

2nd Jan 2022

Soft

1m 7f 180y

14:45 Naas

Hey Johnny

12st 0lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Thomas Mullins

Won two bumpers last year on contrasting ground conditions; soundly beaten on his hurdles debut at Leopardstown last week and others preferred.

20/1

Form: 8

Last run: 67 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Ordinary Flat maiden in Britain; not disgraced on Irish/hurdling debut at Punchestown
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

3

11th Jun 2022

Good

2m 5f 60y

14:55 Downpatrick

Y Fyn Duw A Fydd

12st 2lb

J: Mr Pat Taaffe

T: Mrs Lorna Fowler

in touch with leaders, ridden after 3 out, weakened after 2 out

4/1

2nd

9

21st Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 30y

17:15 Kilbeggan

Y Fyn Duw A Fydd

11st 6lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Mrs Lorna Fowler

7th

13

9th Feb 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

15:15 Fairyhouse

Y Fyn Duw A Fydd

10st 13lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Mrs Lorna Fowler

Ordinary Flat maiden in Britain; two mid-field runs over hurdles have been respectable; possibly one for handicaps after this.

20/1

33/1

Form: 2889

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Has so far failed to build on her debut second in a bumper at Killarney last summer; jumped lacked fluency at Punchestown in the middle of the month.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

10

5th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:25 Kilbeggan

Fairy Tree

11st 7lb

J: Mr J Kelly Smith

T: Matthew J Smith

prominent on outer, went second after 2f, led narrowly after 5f, pushed along and headed 3f out, ridden under 2f out, soon no impression

33/1

10th

13

29th Jan 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:50 Fairyhouse

Fairy Tree

11st 7lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: Matthew J Smith

Has so far failed to build on her debut second in a bumper at Killarney last summer; jumped lacked fluency at Punchestown in the middle of the month.

33/1

9th

17

16th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:45 Punchestown

Fairy Tree

11st 7lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: Matthew J Smith

Three bumper runs; started off brightly for John Murphy with second at Killarney last July; creditable mid-division finish in Cheltenham Listed event in November on first run for this yard; in contrast, put in a fairly tame effort at this venue last month.

25/1

100/1

Form: 0

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Huge price when down the field on debut over 2m4f at this venue a fortnight ago.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10

1st Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 50y

16:30 Wexford

Rio Biumoso

11st 7lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: Liam Lennon

14th

14

6th Mar 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:45 Wexford

Rio Biumoso

11st 5lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: Liam Lennon

Showed nothing on first two runs and fell at the opening flight latest; plenty to prove.

100/1

7

9th Feb 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

15:15 Fairyhouse

Rio Biumoso

10st 13lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: Liam Lennon

Huge price when down the field at this venue on first two starts; can be ruled out.

200/1

Form: 00

Last run: 23 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Modest handicapper on the Flat; third hurdles run now; up against it here, may find his level later in handicaps.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4

5th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 95y

15:20 Kilbeggan

Silverstrand

11st 10lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: John C McConnell

prominent in chasing group, pushed along after 3 out, weakened before 2 out, pulled up approaching last

6/1

5th

7

25th May 2022

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

19:45 Wexford

Silverstrand

11st 8lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: John C McConnell

No impact so far in handicaps and may need more time to reach a competitive mark; tongue-tie tried here.

14/1

6

7th Apr 2022

Good

2m 5f 0y

16:13 Limerick

Silverstrand

11st 8lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: John C McConnell

OUR TIP

Form: 75

Last run: 13 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Showed little in points; some signs of progress since attention switched to hurdling; will need a handicap mark.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

17

20th May 2022

Soft

2m 2f 165y

17:35 Downpatrick

Dont Doubt Me

10st 9lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: P J Rothwell

4th

11

6th May 2022

Good

2m 5f 180y

17:50 Downpatrick

Dont Doubt Me

11st 2lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

Handicap debutant tries a longer trip; potential improver now on better ground

14/1

19

21st Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 0y

17:45 Kilbeggan

Dont Doubt Me

11st 2lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: P J Rothwell

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Newcomer with a solid German Flat pedigree; taking on some useful types here; best watched.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

14th

14

7th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

15:03 Limerick

Don’t Talk

11st 4lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Karl Thornton

Soundly beaten in three qualifying maidens, mildly encouraging last time; needs to settle better; watching brief entering handicaps.

20/1

8th

1

7th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Leopardstown

Don’t Talk

11st 12lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Karl Thornton

Tailed off in two hurdle runs at massive odds so far.

150/1

15th

7

12th Feb 2022

Soft

1m 7f 131y

14:15 Naas

Don’t Talk

11st 12lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Karl Thornton

Out of contention when making a bad mistake at the second-last at Fairyhouse two weeks ago.

200/1

50/1

Form: 00

Last run: 34 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Former Joseph O'Brien-trained Flat winner; soundly beaten on first two runs over hurdles at Cork and Leopardstown.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10

27th Mar 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:51 Limerick

Bright Idea

10st 12lb

J: Adam Williams

T: Paul Nolan

Flat winner for Joseph O'Brien; no show in a quartet of maiden hurdles and hard to make a case for on his handicap debut.

16/1

14th

4

12th Feb 2022

Soft

1m 7f 131y

14:50 Naas

Bright Idea

11st 12lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Paul Nolan

Former Joseph O'Brien-trained Flat winner; soundly beaten on first three runs over hurdles; seems regressive

200/1

15th

1

29th Jan 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:50 Fairyhouse

Bright Idea

12st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Paul Nolan

Former Joseph O'Brien-trained Flat winner; soundly beaten on first two runs over hurdles at Cork and Leopardstown.

50/1

16th
6 ()
Isaiah

100/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Failed to reach the first five in nine starts on the Flat; unlikely to fare any better now.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

18th

13

(5)

9th Jun 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 0y

20:15 Leopardstown

Isaiah

9st 5lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

prominent, joined leader after 1f, soon led narrowly, joined after 3f, soon headed but prominent, lost position when nudged along under 5f out, soon weakened gradually, dropped to last and became detached over 2f out, tailed off

33/1

1st

17

(3)

14th May 2022

Good

1m 5f 0y

17:00 Navan

Isaiah

8st 12lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

16th

6

29th Jan 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:50 Fairyhouse

Isaiah

12st 0lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: S Wilson

Failed to reach the first five in nine starts on the Flat; unlikely to fare any better now.

100/1

Form: 0-

Last run: 311 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Did not have a great deal to beat in a mares' maiden point at Ballycrystal last October; best watched for the moment.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

4

11th Jun 2022

Good

2m 5f 60y

14:55 Downpatrick

Katlaur

12st 0lb

J: Mr N McParlan

T: C A McBratney

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, went second 3rd, going best when made strong challenge after 2 out, soon ridden, weakened run-in

28/1

1

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Katlaur

11st 12lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: C A McBratney

Point winner shaped with a degree of promise in a similar affair at Downpatrick; needs to squeeze out a bit more but a sporting chance.

12/1

Form: 9U0

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 8lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
First reserve; modest placed form on Flat; three runs over hurdles give no encouragement.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

18

(5)

24th May 2022

Yielding

1m 1f 100y

16:50 Gowran Park

Speedy Pix

8st 8lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: T G McCourt

First reserve; poor maiden, very hard to fancy.

Form: 0

Last run: 21 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Second reserve; modest sort on the Flat; completely tailed off on hurdling debut at Cork.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

11th

12

(2)

24th May 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

19:20 Gowran Park

Whosegottheshekles

9st 0lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Miss Hilary McLoughlin

Never going the pace at Cork; moderate enough credentials; others have more to bring to the table.

50/1

13th

9

(3)

6th May 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:30 Cork

Whosegottheshekles

9st 2lb

J: Mark Enright

T: Miss Hilary McLoughlin

5th

2

(8)

8th Apr 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

19:50 Dundalk (AW)

Whosegottheshekles

10st 7lb

J: W J Lee

T: Miss Hilary McLoughlin

250/1

Form: 0-0

Last run: 7 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Third reserve; down the field in two outings over hurdles; can be ruled out.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

9

8th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 110y

15:45 Wexford

Hastobedone

10st 12lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: P J Rothwell

led, prominent when headed 4th, led 6th, pressed leaders when headed 11th, ridden after 3 out, weakened home turn

12/1

19

14th Apr 2022

Good

2m 3f 137y

18:50 Clonmel

Hastobedone

11st 5lb

J: Jordan Canavan

T: P J Rothwell

Third reserve; pulled-up on handicap debut at Limerick last month on heavy; has to bounce back.

7

13th Mar 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 6f 0y

15:05 Limerick

Hastobedone

11st 7lb

J: Jack Foley

T: P J Rothwell

Three runs in maiden hurdles, not disgraced here last month; steps up in trip and looks up against it but might be worth a market check.

50/1

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Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Micro Manage

RP Ratings (IRE):

Roaring Potter

POSTDATA:

Prairie Dancer

TOPSPEED:

Micro Manage

The Irish Sun:

Micro Manage