February 10 / 16.30 Thurles

16.30 Thurles

Yielding

Killinan Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £4957.98
  • 2m 7f 0y
  • 21 runners
  • Win time: 6m 14s
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Killinan Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 21 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly sunny

9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £4.20
  • Place: £1.02

Form: 7-0791 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Left all previous form behind when winning by 7l at Punchestown 10 days ago; 12lb hike makes life tougher but might be able to build on that run with new headgear combination.
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1

7th Mar 2022

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

15:45 Leopardstown

Round The Buoy

11st 13lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: David Peter Dunne

Ready winner off mark of 80 two starts ago before defying hike to rating of 92 when scoring comfortably at Thurles last month; now up 16lb to 108 so life about to get much tougher but clearly in excellent heart as he chases a hat-trick; conditions likely to suit.

7/2

1st

3

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Round The Buoy

11st 11lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: David Peter Dunne

Left all previous form behind when winning by 7l at Punchestown 10 days ago; 12lb hike makes life tougher but might be able to build on that run with new headgear combination.

9/2

1st

22

31st Jan 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 190y

15:50 Punchestown

Round The Buoy

11st 0lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: David Peter Dunne

20-1 when down the field at Fairyhouse on Saturday, previous run was more encouraging; blinkers now tried.

14/1

5/1

  • Place: £2.80

Form: 662-8F BF

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 6lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
Showed he's capable in low-grade handicaps when runner-up at Limerick in March; didn't jump with fluency on return and got no further than the opening flight at Punchestown ten days ago but was sent off favourite; risky.
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7th

5

8th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 110y

15:45 Wexford

Iridescent

11st 10lb

J: M P Fogarty

T: Jonathan Fogarty

raced wide, held up in rear, pushed along 13th, ridden after 3 out, stayed on from 2 out, never dangerous

10/1

1st

5

7th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 50y

16:55 Cork

Iridescent

11st 9lb

J: M P Fogarty

T: Jonathan Fogarty

Remains a maiden but slowly improving of late, most recently making much of running when second at Clonmel (2m4f, yielding); not certain to stay this longer trip mind.

10/1

2nd

4

14th Apr 2022

Good

2m 3f 137y

18:50 Clonmel

Iridescent

11st 8lb

J: M P Fogarty

T: Jonathan Fogarty

Maiden after 12 starts but best two runs have come recently, finishing runner-up at Thurles (yld) but was a bit below that when beaten 17l at Limerick on testing surface; better ground today will suit and a chance.

6/1

33/1

  • Place: £5.90

Form: 0000

Last run: 45 days

W: 11st 2lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Shown nothing in four starts in maidens hurdles at huge odds; tongue-tie tried now back up in trip.
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2nd

21

7th Apr 2022

Good

2m 5f 0y

16:13 Limerick

Getaway Shivvie

11st 3lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Paul Tobin

13

13th Mar 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 6f 0y

15:05 Limerick

Getaway Shivvie

11st 3lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: Paul Tobin

Improved on her handicap debut when a staying third in a 2m7f Thurles contest last month; one of the few potential improvers in this contest and has to be taken seriously.

13/2

3rd

13

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Getaway Shivvie

11st 2lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Paul Tobin

Shown nothing in four starts in maidens hurdles at huge odds; tongue-tie tried now back up in trip.

33/1

Form: 1155P0

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Won back-to-back handicap hurdles in the summer; returned with a promising effort at Cork in December but much lesser efforts twice since; back on a fair mark and return to better ground should suit.
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3rd

7

16th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 5f 88y

15:05 Fairyhouse

Chelseas Friend

10st 7lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: James Joseph Mangan

3rd

1

6th Mar 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

17:00 Wexford

Chelseas Friend

11st 7lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: James Joseph Mangan

Point winner and dual winner over hurdles; consistent enough mare in her grade over flights but up against it here.

20/1

4th

4

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Chelseas Friend

11st 8lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: James Joseph Mangan

Won back-to-back handicap hurdles in the summer; returned with a promising effort at Cork in December but much lesser efforts twice since; back on a fair mark and return to better ground should suit.

10/1

Form: -90000

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Point winner but has struggled in each of his starts under rules and tailed off on handicap debut last week; wears first-time cheekpieces.
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7

30th Jun 2022

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

19:50 Tipperary

Bearwithmenow

11st 7lb

J: Gabi Bourke

T: J P Flavin

midfield, mistake and fell 9th

4/1

9th

14

8th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 110y

15:45 Wexford

Bearwithmenow

10st 7lb

J: Gabi Bourke

T: J P Flavin

always towards rear

20/1

2nd

17

26th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:35 Limerick

Bearwithmenow

11st 1lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: J P Flavin

20/1

Form: 666348 C

Last run: 98 days

W: 12st 0lb

10 yo Mare

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
On a long losing run since a course win in 2019; ran well over C&D on her penultimate start but not as good at 2m4f when last seen and off 98 days since; back up in trip but others have stronger claims.
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8th

5

24th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

15:55 Punchestown

Something Sweet

11st 11lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: Roger Joseph McGrath

Often travels well but 2-55; better last time when bizarrely a 50s chance at Cork; place chance is clear.

12/1

6th

1

7th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 50y

16:55 Cork

Something Sweet

11st 13lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: Roger Joseph McGrath

Hard to win with but numerous creditable placings to add to pair of wins; never sighted when favourite at Kilbeggan on latest and this trip stretches her.

12/1

Form: /0P-P0

Last run: 24 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Point-to-point winner; hard to recommend on recent form; back up in trip having finished 11th of 15 at Punchestown last month.
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Verdict Starting price

6th

12

6th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 55y

19:20 Downpatrick

Keenaghan Lass

10st 8lb

J: Mr T P Harney

T: T F Shaw

6th

10

11th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 5f 175y

19:00 Tramore

Keenaghan Lass

10st 10lb

J: Mr T P Harney

T: T F Shaw

7th

16

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Keenaghan Lass

10st 13lb

J: Mr T P Harney

T: T F Shaw

Point-to-point winner; hard to recommend on recent form; back up in trip having finished 11th of 15 at Punchestown last month.

20/1

Form: 8000

Last run: 77 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Well held in a mares' bumper on debut and tailed off in a trio of maiden hurdles since; steps up in trip for handicap debut.
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8th

16

30th Jun 2022

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

19:50 Tipperary

Roccorionach

10st 13lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Miss Evanna McCutcheon

midfield, hampered 9th, ridden and weakened after 4 out

28/1

Form: U6F362

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
12-race maiden; bounced back from a lesser effort when beaten just 1l over 2m at Limerick last week; up 2lb but she's an interesting runner back up in trip and one to consider.
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15th

8

3rd Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:10 Tramore

Shean Glory

11st 8lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Sean Aherne

prominent, pushed along after 3 out, weakening and towards rear when mistake 2 out, soon no extra

13/2

16

26th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:35 Limerick

Shean Glory

11st 2lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Sean Aherne

66/1

Form: 2P/U95

Last run: 45 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
Hit the frame in a couple of maiden hurdles in 2019; missed all of 2020 and not quite in the same form in three runs so far this season; stamina to prove at this trip too.
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13

8th Jun 2022

Good

3m 1f 70y

17:30 Wexford

Zalika

10st 9lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Paul John Gilligan

in rear, reminder after 5th, detached when pulled up with one circuit to go

16/1

6th

9

27th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:40 Limerick

Zalika

11st 4lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Paul John Gilligan

Couple of good runs over hurdles in 2019; not disgraced behind Golden Ferret at Downpatrick but unlikely to turn the tables here.

14/1

7th

5

6th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 55y

19:20 Downpatrick

Zalika

11st 5lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Paul John Gilligan

Form: U4656

Last run: 46 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
0-12 (0-5 over hurdles); failed to build on a promise fifth in a maiden hurdle when sixth of 15 (beaten 24l) on handicap debut in December; new trip needs to yield improvement.
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5th

8

14th May 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 0y

15:05 Wexford

Herculaneum

11st 5lb

J: Cian Cullinan

T: Noel C Kelly

Maiden comes here on the back of a career-best over hurdles when staying-on third in 2m2f Ballinrobe handicap last month; that form looks solid although slightly shorter trip here may not be in his favour; cheekpieces tried.

11/2

3rd

10

8th Apr 2022

Good

2m 1f 142y

18:40 Ballinrobe

Herculaneum

11st 5lb

J: Mr O McGill

T: Noel C Kelly

11th

6

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Herculaneum

11st 6lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Noel C Kelly

0-12 (0-5 over hurdles); failed to build on a promise fifth in a maiden hurdle when sixth of 15 (beaten 24l) on handicap debut in December; new trip needs to yield improvement.

10/1

10/1

Form: 700005

Last run: 86 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Has hinted at a return to form of late and his fifth of 14 at Limerick last time when stepped back up in trip was his best run for a while; off 86 days and cheekpieces now fitted.
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18th

21

24th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

15:25 Punchestown

Royal Finesse

11st 0lb

J: Charlie Hart

T: L Young

Handicap form is poor and cannot entertain on seasonal return.

100/1

21

7th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 50y

16:55 Cork

Royal Finesse

10st 13lb

J: Martin Mooney

T: L Young

Third reserve; now 0-8 hurdling, tailed off when last seen in February.

12th

17

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Royal Finesse

10st 13lb

J: Tommy Brett

T: L Young

Has hinted at a return to form of late and his fifth of 14 at Limerick last time when stepped back up in trip was his best run for a while; off 86 days and cheekpieces now fitted.

10/1

Form: 0-099

Last run: 46 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Poor form in point-to-points and not much better under rules in four starts so far; tongue-tie now tried back up in trip.
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9

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Gallant Geronimo

11st 5lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: C A McBratney

Poor form in point-to-points and not much better under rules in four starts so far; tongue-tie now tried back up in trip.

33/1

21

27th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:00 Gowran Park

Gallant Geronimo

10st 12lb

J: Tommy Brett

T: C A McBratney

First reserve; soundly beaten in 3 maidens when huge odds; tongue-tied for handicap debut and senior rider now engaged.

9th

7

26th Dec 2021

Soft

2m 4f 50y

12:13 Down Royal

Gallant Geronimo

11st 6lb

J: Mr O McGill

T: C A McBratney

Failed to finish in three points and tailed off in three runs under Rules so far.

150/1

Form: 547U3-

Last run: 325 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Has won twice on the Flat at Dundalk and only narrowly denied a third win on the level at Navan when last seen; has shaped with promise despite not being able to get his head in front over hurdles but not sure to have the stamina for this test and entitled to need the run on return from 291 days off; new yard.
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2

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Winston Wolfe

12st 0lb

J: Jonathan Moore

T: Noel C Kelly

Has won twice on the Flat at Dundalk and only narrowly denied a third win on the level at Navan when last seen; has shaped with promise despite not being able to get his head in front over hurdles but not sure to have the stamina for this test and entitled to need the run on return from 291 days off; new yard.

12/1

Form: 0-77

Last run: 132 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
Tailed off in a trio of starts so far; markedly up in trip for handicap debut and while that might suit, she has a 132-day absence to defy.
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8

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Shanylah

11st 6lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Shane Crawley

Tailed off in a trio of starts so far; markedly up in trip for handicap debut and while that might suit, she has a 132-day absence to defy.

12/1

7th

16

1st Oct 2021

Good

2m 0f 0y

13:38 Gowran Park

Shanylah

11st 7lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Shane Crawley

Very hard to fancy on the evidence of what we have seen from her; tongue-strap on now.

200/1

Form: -00763

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 1lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Eight-race maiden; career best third of 22 at Punchestown ten days ago when beaten 10l; will need to build on that now.
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4th

12

1st Apr 2022

Yielding

3m 1f 100y

19:00 Wexford

Ocean Legacy

10st 7lb

J: Adam Short

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

First reserve; let down by jumping latest but previous Punchestown run had been encouraging and 7yo could still have more to offer.

18

3rd Mar 2022

Heavy

3m 0f 0y

16:51 Clonmel

Ocean Legacy

11st 1lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Second reserve; left her previous form behind with a couple of promising efforts in handicaps and still just about involved before a bad mistake, unseating last time.

14

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Ocean Legacy

11st 1lb

J: J B Kane

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Eight-race maiden; career best third of 22 at Punchestown ten days ago when beaten 10l; will need to build on that now.

13/2

Form: -60F6P

Last run: 130 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Shown very little so far and no improvement for handicapping this term; pulled up latest; off 130 days.
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18

7th Apr 2022

Good

2m 5f 0y

16:13 Limerick

Howyated

10st 13lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

18

17th Mar 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:35 Down Royal

Howyated

10st 13lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Shown very little so far and no improvement for handicapping this term; pulled up latest; off 165 days.

14/1

15

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Howyated

10st 13lb

J: NON-RUNNER

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Shown very little so far and no improvement for handicapping this term; pulled up latest; off 130 days.

33/1

Form: 0080-F

Last run: 40 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Beaten when coming down at Fairyhouse on her return last time and had not shown enough in five previous starts to warrant consideration here.
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15

25th May 2022

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

19:45 Wexford

Ximyerg

10st 13lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: P J Rothwell

Second reserve; no show in three starts after eight months off; makes little appeal.

21

17th Mar 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:35 Down Royal

Ximyerg

10st 13lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: P J Rothwell

Reserve; no show in three starts after eight months off; makes little appeal.

19

13th Mar 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 6f 0y

15:05 Limerick

Ximyerg

10st 13lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: P J Rothwell

Reserve; no show in three starts after eight months off; makes little appeal.

OUR TIP

Form: 39800P

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 8lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
First reserve; hit the frame in a maiden hurdle at Sligo last year but has shown nothing in three recent handicaps.
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19

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Worth Presenting

11st 8lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Donncha Duggan

First reserve; hit the frame in a maiden hurdle at Sligo last year but has shown nothing in three recent handicaps.

6

31st Jan 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 190y

15:50 Punchestown

Worth Presenting

11st 9lb

J: Mr M K Tobin

T: Donncha Duggan

Placed in a bumper and in a maiden hurdle; down the field on first two handicap attempts, big price both times.

50/1

16th

19

17th Jan 2022

Soft

3m 0f 40y

15:35 Punchestown

Worth Presenting

11st 4lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Donncha Duggan

Safely held at Limerick over Christmas and doesn't jump off the page in race where cases can be made for plenty.

50/1

Form: 8470PU

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 1lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Second reserve; 0-16 and has failed to complete on last two starts.
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12th

6

9th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

19:35 Uttoxeter

Eileens Boy

11st 2lb

J: Tom O’Brien

T: Clare Ellam

always towards rear

20/1

9th

2

6th Mar 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:45 Wexford

Eileens Boy

11st 12lb

J: Jack Gilligan

T: Paul John Gilligan

Has failed to complete in his last three starts and it's unlikely a drop back to 2m will help; new yard.

100/1

14

23rd Feb 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 100y

15:50 Punchestown

Eileens Boy

11st 1lb

J: Mr M McConville

T: Stephen McConville

Maiden under all codes has a minor squeak on his best form but has been poor lately; blinkers applied; non-runner (reserve) in the 3.30 at Navan Tuesday.

28/1

Form: 772468

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 12lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Third reserve; ten-race maiden; creditable chase debut last time and has looked capable since handicapping over hurdles; not ruled out if he gets a run.
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6th

4

8th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

16:55 Wexford

Steelers Appeal

11st 12lb

J: Niall Prendergast

T: Miss Evanna McCutcheon

towards rear, headway 4 out, disputing fourth 2 out, ridden and no extra approaching last

16/1

21

10th Feb 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Thurles

Steelers Appeal

11st 12lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Miss Evanna McCutcheon

Third reserve; ten-race maiden; creditable chase debut last time and has looked capable since handicapping over hurdles; not ruled out if he gets a run.

8th

8

16th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 6f 40y

14:50 Punchestown

Steelers Appeal

12st 0lb

J: Niall Prendergast

T: Miss Evanna McCutcheon

Point winner; placed off a modest 93 over hurdles three starts back; hard to fancy on first chase start since pulled-up in a maiden hunters' chase two years ago.

25/1

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Payout
Exacta €268.00
Straight Forecast €294.00
Tricast €6865.90
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Shean Glory

The Irish Sun:

Iridescent

POSTDATA:

Round The Buoy

RP Ratings (IRE):

Shean Glory