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John Thomas McNamara Series Maiden Hunters’ Chase

  • Prize money: £5453.78
  • 3m 0f 0y
  • 10 runners
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John Thomas McNamara Series Maiden Hunters’ Chase

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

3/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.10
  • Place: £2.20

Form: 4

Last run: 7 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Grand National winning trainer shaped quite well in strong heat lately at Tramore, not knocked about, and this is much more realistic; obvious chance.

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2/1

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 36P-6P

Last run: 290 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Some promise under Rules but much better between the flags, winning three on the bounce this year, miles clear of third at Lingstown latest; chance; cheekpieces.

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7th

2

3rd May 2024

Good

3m 1f 56y

Class 4

17:45 Cheltenham

Earl Of Desmond

12st 0lb

J: Mr Robert Hawker

T: Henry Oliver

3-3 in Irish points in early 2022 and runner-up in two hunter chases there that spring; however, it was after a long absence when pulled up at Exeter in a hunter chase won by Yippee Ki Yay.

25/1

2

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 6f 125y

Class 5

16:25 Stratford

Earl Of Desmond

11st 10lb

J: Mr Robert Hawker

T: Henry Oliver

3-3 in Irish points in early 2022 and runner-up in two hunter chases there that spring but, following a long absence, ran poorly and was pulled up in four-runner race at Exeter for new stable last month; has a lot more to prove than some of these.

25/1

3

19th Mar 2024

Soft

3m 0f 54y

Class 5

16:30 Exeter

Earl Of Desmond

11st 12lb

J: Mr Robert Hawker

T: Henry Oliver

Won all three Irish points in 2022 when also close up in two hunter chases, over 3m (soft) and 2m7f, but off since May of that year; market can guide on debut for new connections.

6/1

20/1

  • Place: £3.60

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Promise in points but step backwards latest at Ballynoe (last of the finishers) and far more to do here.

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3rd

9

25th Apr 2024

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

17:15 Wexford

Plain Or Battered

10st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: P J Rothwell

Ran creditably over this trip at Leopardstown in March last year on his penultimate run for his previous trainer; fell in a handicap chase on stable debut; strong contender now following a good second in a 2m6f handicap hurdle at Down Royal; needs to jump more cleanly.

9/2

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Lightly raced seven-year-old put experience to use when hacking up last month at Lisronagh, slamming Imperial Tune; looks promising; rider had eight mounts under Rules, none placed; tongue tie.

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12

4th May 2024

Yielding

3m 7f 68y

15:05 Punchestown

Clonmeen

10st 10lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: William P Murphy

in rear

20/1

9th

4

23rd Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 7f 100y

16:33 Navan

Clonmeen

11st 8lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: William P Murphy

Point winner; off the mark under rules in 3m Down Royal handicap chase in November; backed that up off 9lb higher when beating the in-form Kings Halo in a 3m contest at Punchestown on New Year's Eve; got another 9lb for that and no match for the first two in a 3m3f Punchestown event last time.

13/2

3rd

12

18th Feb 2024

Heavy

3m 3f 6y

14:35 Punchestown

Clonmeen

10st 5lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: William P Murphy

held up in rear

10/1

Form: 52-8

Last run: 320 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Modest enough performer has 15l to find with Clonmeen on Lisronagh running. ?

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7th

5

5th May 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 7f 70y

19:15 Tipperary

Imperial Tune

11st 9lb

J: Mr J W Hannon

T: Liam Casey

No match for Clonmeen at Lisronagh; not disgraced behind Its On The Line at Cork but would appear to be up against it.

16/1

5th

5

18th Apr 2022

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

16:09 Cork

Imperial Tune

12st 0lb

J: Mr J W Hannon

T: Liam Casey

Modest enough performer has 15l to find with Clonmeen on Lisronagh running. ?

33/1

100/1

Form: /6098-

Last run: 494 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Struggling in points; out of his depth.

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6th

6

18th Apr 2022

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

16:09 Cork

Kos

12st 0lb

J: Miss R Kelly

T: Garrett Ahern

Struggling in points; out of his depth.

100/1

Form: /453-0

Last run: 241 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Mild promise in Britain earlier in career; won thrice this season, edging main rival recently at Castletown-Geoghegan; tongue tie and cheekpieces.

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8

1st Apr 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

Class 4

16:30 Uttoxeter

Beyond Redemption

11st 7lb

J: Paul O’Brien

T: Harry Derham

Won well at Wincanton (3m1f, good to soft) on debut for Harry Derham; disappointing last time but may still have more to offer for this yard; not dismissed.

10/1

5th

1

5th Mar 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 177y

Class 4

15:55 Ffos Las

Beyond Redemption

12st 0lb

J: Paul O’Brien

T: Harry Derham

Four-time Irish point winner who opened account under rules with 7l success on stable debut at Wincanton (3m1f, good to soft) in January; looked firmly in control of that race from quite a long way out and commands respect here.

5/2

4

18th Feb 2023

Good

3m 1f 30y

Class 4

16:50 Wincanton

Beyond Redemption

11st 13lb

J: Paul O’Brien

T: Harry Derham

Four-time point winner with low mileage under rules and he ran out a comfortable winner over C&D last month (good to soft) on his stable debut; pushed up 11lb for that but may be capable of dealing with the rise.

11/8

Form: 00/55

Last run: 32 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Kinsale winner in October; struggled in hunter heats since; unlikely.

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4

13th Mar 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 205y

Class 5

15:50 Stratford

I Often Wonder

11st 12lb

J: Mr Tom Broughton

T: M Osborne

Won an Irish point in October 2021; lost his way there (bled the final time) and he's pulled up in his two British starts.

33/1

7

9th Feb 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 199y

Class 4

16:53 Ffos Las

I Often Wonder

11st 12lb

J: Mr Myles Osborne

T: M Osborne

held up in rear, soon detached

16/1

4

18th Apr 2022

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

16:09 Cork

I Often Wonder

12st 0lb

J: Mr M J M O’Sullivan

T: Robert Tyner

Kinsale winner in October; struggled in hunter heats since; unlikely.

50/1

Form: 0-

Last run: 444 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Local runner; no great shakes this season and difficult to fancy; tongue tie and cheekpieces.

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7

18th Apr 2022

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

16:09 Cork

Rocknroll Stand

12st 0lb

J: Mr Alan O’Sullivan

T: Eugene M O’Sullivan

Local runner; no great shakes this season and difficult to fancy; tongue tie and cheekpieces.

33/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Nearly prevailed at Belclare on latest, touched off by odds-on newcomer; an awful lot more on his plate here and relatively exposed.

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8

28th Nov 2023

Good

3m 0f 60y

Class 5

13:10 Southwell

Rolling Clouds

10st 6lb

J: James Best

T: Martin Keighley

Short-headed on his fifth attempt (yielding to soft) at Irish maiden points; modest form in Britain last term, switched from hurdles to fences for last two outings; needs improvement reappearing in first-time headgear.

9/1

5th

9

5th Mar 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 199y

Class 5

15:20 Ffos Las

Rolling Clouds

10st 7lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Martin Keighley

Short-headed last March on his fifth attempt at Irish maiden points; modest form in Britain this term, just 7-2 on latest start when switched from hurdles to fences for handicap at Catterick (1m7f); needs much better and goes back up in trip.

12/1

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Payout
Exacta €157.00
Straight Forecast €124.70
Trifecta €613.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Its On The Line

SPOTLIGHT:

Earl Of Desmond

The Irish Sun:

I Often Wonder

POSTDATA:

Its On The Line