March 06 / 15.40 Leopardstown

15.40 Leopardstown

Yielding

Leopardstown Members Mares Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5453.78
  • 2m 4f 0y
  • 14 runners
  • Win time: 5m 6s
RTV
View Course
Leopardstown Members Mares Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

OUR TIP

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £13.40
  • Place: £3.30

Form: 6661P4 D

Last run: 49 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 106

Form & Verdict
Went up 7lb for winning a heavy ground handicap hurdle at Clonmel in October; back to something like that form when fourth in first-time cheekpieces at Punchestown in January; each-way claims.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

4

22nd Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 200y

18:30 Kilbeggan

Cute Cherry

11st 7lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

10

14th Apr 2022

Good

2m 4f 64y

16:50 Clonmel

Cute Cherry

11st 5lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Gordon Elliott

112-rated hurdler won handicaps over this sort of trip here in October and at Leopardstown last month; dropped out on latest hurdles outing at Down Royal but half-sister to De Rasher Counter is interesting chase debutant.

11/2

8th

4

17th Mar 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:15 Down Royal

Cute Cherry

11st 1lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Gordon Elliott

Went up 7lb for winning a heavy-ground handicap hurdle at Clonmel in October; back to something like that form when fourth in first-time cheekpieces at Punchestown in January; showed a good attitude when scoring at Leopardstown 11 days ago; 6lb rise for that may find her out in a competitive race.

8/1

5/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: P90541 D

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
Progressive in handicaps and produced her best performance when landing a handicap hurdle at Punchestown last week; runner-up Wild Hunt bolted up at Clonmel on Thursday; should go close off a 6lb higher mark although would probably prefer it softer.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

10

11th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 5f 175y

18:30 Tramore

Indie Belle

11st 5lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Robert Widger

3rd

14

24th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

16:55 Cork

Indie Belle

11st 4lb

J: Mr J J Codd

T: Robert Widger

Chased home Missiee before winning at Punchestown last month (runner-up won twice since) and only beaten a neck in her follow up bid; 4lb rise is justified and one to consider again.

9/2

2nd

11

6th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

Indie Belle

10st 2lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Robert Widger

Progressive in handicaps and produced her best performance when landing a handicap hurdle at Punchestown last week; runner-up Wild Hunt bolted up at Clonmel on Thursday; should go close off a 6lb higher mark although would probably prefer it softer.

5/1

10/1

  • Place: £3.00

Form: 663486 D

Last run: 24 days

W: 10st 5lb

10 yo Mare

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Winless since late 2019; consistent since and a few near misses; not disgraced at Thurles last month after three months off; each-way claims.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

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

8th

1

22nd Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 0y

18:00 Kilbeggan

Something Sweet

12st 0lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: Roger Joseph McGrath

4th
1 ()
Tucanae

8/1

Form: F5-54F

Last run: 8 days

W: 12st 4lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 120

Form & Verdict
Winning hurdler; two unsuccessful starts over fences followed by a fall on returning to flights at Fairyhouse last week; stable continues in good form and this one could go well but has a question to answer.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

15th

25

28th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 7f 130y

18:00 Punchestown

Tucanae

10st 5lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

4th

7

27th Mar 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:16 Limerick

Tucanae

11st 7lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

Bumper and maiden hurdle winner; well beaten a couple of times over fences before producing a better effort when a close fourth in a 2m4f handicap hurdle at Leopardstown; cheekpieces tried here and she is probably best at 2m; should be thereabouts.

11/2

4th

1

6th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

Tucanae

12st 4lb

J: Danny Hand

T: Paul Nolan

Winning hurdler; two unsuccessful starts over fences followed by a fall on returning to flights at Fairyhouse last week; stable continues in good form and this one could go well but has a question to answer.

8/1

8/1

Form: 84P624

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 10lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 98

Form & Verdict
11-race maiden, runner-up in a Down Royal handicap hurdle in January and ran to a similar level in a Fairyhouse maiden hurdle last month; could get into the shake-up.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2

14th Jun 2022

Good

2m 2f 148y

Class 4

14:10 Stratford

Cool Rain

11st 0lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Matt Sheppard

led, headed and pushed along before 3 out, lost second and beaten 3 out, dropped to last and lost touch from 2 out, tailed off when pulled up last (trainer could offer no explanation for the performance of the mare which was making its debut for the yard, but did indicate that consideration would be given to employing different tactics in future with the mare after having made the running on this occasion)

5/2

10

6th May 2022

Good

2m 1f 100y

18:50 Downpatrick

Cool Rain

10st 13lb

J: J J Slevin

T: S R B Crawford

11/2

5th

6

20th Apr 2022

Good To Soft

2m 4f 35y

Class 4

16:41 Perth

Cool Rain

11st 2lb

J: J J Slevin

T: S R B Crawford

Didn't fire at Naas three weeks ago and is now 0-8 over hurdles but was in good form beforehand, perhaps most notably when second of 11 at Down Royal (2m, yielding) in January; stays 2m4f and can pose a threat here if back on song.

10/1

Form: 09P080 D

Last run: 188 days

W: 10st 7lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Three-time winner but completely out of form last season; best watched on his stable debut after over six months off.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

6

10th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

18:10 Clonmel

Gotthenod

11st 11lb

J: Mr T P Harney

T: Ross O’Sullivan

prominent, headway and made challenge after 3 out, soon led, ridden clear approaching last, kept on well run-in

8/1

6th

6

25th May 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:45 Wexford

Gotthenod

11st 8lb

J: Mr T P Harney

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Bounced back to form with a win at Kilbeggan last month; still feasibly treated despite a 7lb rise and she's versatile with regards to conditions; ought to be involved again.

7/1

1st

8

22nd Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 0y

17:00 Kilbeggan

Gotthenod

11st 1lb

J: Mr T P Harney

T: Ross O’Sullivan

9/2

Form: -07619

Last run: 49 days

W: 11st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Not the most consistent but put up a good performance when beating a subsequent winner in a Fairyhouse handicap hurdle in December; well beaten at Punchestown subsequently; claims at her best but hard to be confident about.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6

3rd Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:40 Fairyhouse

Breezy Bell

11st 5lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Edward Cawley

7th

3

6th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

Breezy Bell

11st 0lb

J: Hugh Morgan

T: Edward Cawley

Not the most consistent but put up a good performance when beating a subsequent winner in a Fairyhouse handicap hurdle in December; well beaten at Punchestown subsequently; claims at her best but hard to be confident about.

10/1

9th

9

16th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 4f 200y

13:45 Punchestown

Breezy Bell

11st 3lb

J: Chris Timmons

T: Edward Cawley

Won in good style over 2m at Fairyhouse last month; now 9lb higher and tackling a trip which may not be ideal to judge form her overall profile

7/1

16/1

Form: 489340

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Well beaten at Navan on heavy but two good placed efforts at Fairyhouse and Punchestown prior to that; could be a struggle from 8lb out of the handicap but has the form to have a small chance.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

9

13th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 100y

18:00 Kilbeggan

Lady L’lerom

11st 3lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Shane Nolan

prominent, mistake 1st, not fluent 6th, pressed leader when pushed along before 2 out, ridden and weakened after 2 out

9/4

2nd

11

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:20 Ballinrobe

Lady L’lerom

11st 1lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Shane Nolan

Finding it hard to win but ran another fine race when second at Punchestown, pulling clear of the rest; deserves a change in fortunes and a similar display could well suffice.

5/2

2nd

20

24th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

15:55 Punchestown

Lady L’lerom

10st 13lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Shane Nolan

Just behind Miss Oriental at Limerick and should reverse that form over this trip, especially as she has run good races over C&D; still, 0-25.?

10/1

Form: 6-3675

Last run: 42 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Third in a Down Royal maiden hurdle last year; best effort since when fifth in a Thurles contest last month; others preferred on her handicap debut.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

15

22nd Mar 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:53 Clonmel

Layla’s Daffodil

10st 11lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

Third in a Down Royal maiden hurdle in May and again ran with credit in a Thurles maiden hurdle in January; well beaten on her handicap debut since but comes into it on her best form.

8/1

9th

4

6th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

Layla’s Daffodil

11st 0lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: P J Rothwell

Third in a Down Royal maiden hurdle last year; best effort since when fifth in a Thurles contest last month; others preferred on her handicap debut.

25/1

11

17th Feb 2022

Heavy

2m 2f 193y

13:20 Clonmel

Layla’s Daffodil

10st 13lb

J: Niall Prendergast

T: P J Rothwell

Third in a Down Royal maiden hurdle last year; best effort since when fifth in a Thurles contest last month; each-way chance at best if handling the heavy ground.

14/1

Form: 124323 D

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 101

Form & Verdict
Landed a mares handicap hurdle off 88 at Clonmel in September; very consistent since and has climbed steadily up the ratings; handles most ground and should be thereabouts.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

5

6th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

Paddy Wickla

10st 13lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

Landed a mares handicap hurdle off 88 at Clonmel in September; very consistent since and has climbed steadily up the ratings; handles most ground and should be thereabouts.

11/2

3rd

10

16th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 4f 200y

13:45 Punchestown

Paddy Wickla

11st 1lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

Opened account over 2m4f at Clonmel in September and has held her form off revised marks; went very close over a slightly shorter trip here six weeks ago; each-way chance.

6/1

20

29th Dec 2021

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:55 Leopardstown

Paddy Wickla

10st 3lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: P J Rothwell

Got off the mark over this trip at Clonmel in September and has held her form off revised marks; went very close against today's rival Shantou Lucky at Punchestown last time; 5lb out of the handicap here and will need a career-best to feature.

20/1

Form: F0051P D BF

Last run: 48 days

W: 10st 9lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 97

Form & Verdict
Progressed to land a Fairyhouse handicap hurdle in January, beaten favourite two days later at Punchestown when found to be coughing post race; up 8lb for that Fairyhouse win and certainly has claims on that form.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

11th

7

6th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

Greenhill Damsel

10st 9lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Garrett James Power

Progressed to land a Fairyhouse handicap hurdle in January, beaten favourite two days later at Punchestown when found to be coughing post race; up 8lb for that Fairyhouse win and certainly has claims on that form.

6/1

24

17th Jan 2022

Soft

3m 0f 40y

15:35 Punchestown

Greenhill Damsel

11st 6lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Garrett James Power

Second reserve; shaped with some promise in bumpers and looked to be getting the hang of things over hurdles at Limerick last month; would be very interesting turning out quickly if coming here after ready win at Fairyhouse on Saturday; set to carry 5lb penalty if getting in.

1st

4

15th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:42 Fairyhouse

Greenhill Damsel

11st 11lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Garrett James Power

Not disgraced when tackling her first handicap at Limerick last month (Happy Dreams third); more needed here.

20/1

Form: 348565

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 4lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Lightly raced maiden; not disgraced on her handicap debut at Punchestown last month; worth a market check.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10

6th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

Elusive Touch

10st 4lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Martin Brassil

Lightly raced maiden; not disgraced on her handicap debut at Punchestown last month; worth a market check.

10/1

5th

12

16th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 4f 200y

13:45 Punchestown

Elusive Touch

10st 7lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Martin Brassil

Ran well in a couple of summer bumpers last year; undistinguished maiden hurdle form; may find her level in handicaps now.

12/1

6th

2

24th Oct 2021

Soft

2m 0f 11y

12:10 Galway

Elusive Touch

11st 9lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Martin Brassil

Ran well in a couple of summer bumpers; well beaten in a mares maiden hurdle at Roscommon last time and looks up against it.

20/1

Form: 87-58

Last run: 36 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Modest enough bumper form and her jumping failed to impress on her hurdles debut at Fairyhouse; others preferred from 3lb out of the handicap.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

11

26th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:35 Limerick

We’llgowats

11st 4lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Liam G O’Brien

14/1

15

3rd May 2022

Good

2m 5f 61y

19:00 Ballinrobe

We’llgowats

11st 4lb

J: Jamie Hayes

T: Liam G O’Brien

Form: 500-

Last run: 491 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Modest Flat and jumps form; 5lb wrong and makes no appeal.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

13

6th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

Stocai Ban

10st 0lb

J: Colin Halpin

T: Thomas Gibney

Modest Flat and jumps form; 5lb wrong and makes no appeal.

50/1

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 €570.00
Straight Forecast €520.60
Tricast €3969.20
Trifecta €3316.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Indie Belle

POSTDATA:

Cool Rain

TOPSPEED:

Breezy Bell

RP Ratings (IRE):

Indie Belle

The Irish Sun:

Indie Belle