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16:30 Limerick

Yielding To Soft

LimerickRaces.ie Handicap

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  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 12 runners
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LimerickRaces.ie Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

(Won)

  • Win: £3.90
  • Place: £1.40

Form: -08354

Last run: 7 days

W: 8st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

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12th

11

(16)

4th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Breaking Story

8st 10lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Richard John O’Brien

prominent, went second after 3f

25/1

13th

9

(5)

28th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Breaking Story

8st 11lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Richard John O’Brien

Gained first win since 2018 debut with a Limerick (1m) success in April; struggled twice since and all his best recent form is over further.

16/1

11th

5

(6)

23rd Oct 2022

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:55 Curragh

Breaking Story

9st 13lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Richard John O’Brien

towards rear of midfield, pushed along 2f out, kept on from over 1f out, never on terms

20/1

  • Place: £1.20

Form: 5/440-

Last run: 239 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 95

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  • Place: £2.60

Form: 0938-1 CD

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 94

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Form: 050-26 CD

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 86

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Form: 0360-8 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

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2nd

6

(9)

19th Sep 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Listowel

Laughifuwant

9st 7lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Gerard Keane

soon raced in second, clear with one other when pushed along over 2f out, ridden from over 1f out, kept on well towards finish

11/2

1st

2

(7)

12th Sep 2023

Yielding

1m 0f 123y

16:20 Galway

Laughifuwant

9st 12lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Gerard Keane

travelled strongly, pressed leader, led 2f out, kept on well 2f out, always doing enough

5/2

Form: 2411-1

Last run: 80 days

W: 8st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 82

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2nd

4

(3)

1st Jun 2023

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 5

15:42 Lingfield (AW)

Business

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Sean Curran

Four-time AW winner who won by 4l in a Wolverhampton claimer (7f, Tapeta) in January and has run respectably back in two handicaps (1m/7f) this spring; looks the pick of the weights now back in a claimer and his last success was under Billy Loughnane; big player.

2/1

4th

3

(6)

27th Apr 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

18:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Business

9st 7lb

J: Adam Kirby

T: Sean Curran

Three-time Dundalk winner who's weighted to his best but ran better than his final position back from a break last time (drawn wide over 1m and pulled hard in a race not run to suit); is one to consider back down in trip.

6/1

6th

5

(12)

1st Apr 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 3

14:40 Kempton (AW)

Business

9st 3lb

J: Jack Mitchell

T: Sean Curran

Reeled off a 7f hat-trick at Dundalk for Gordon Elliott last winter; slow start for new yard but he ran out the easy winner of a 7f claimer at Wolverhampton in January; no certainty to back that up in a much stronger race.

14/1

Form: 1601-6

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 91

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7th

3

10th May 2024

Good

2m 2f 165y

18:10 Downpatrick

Morph Speed

11st 12lb

J: Carl Millar

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

Four-time Flat winner for Richard O'Brien in 2021; went close in a Leopardstown handicap for Joseph O'Brien last year and some hurdles promise; poor debut run for new yard at Navan recently but not one to rule out with ground to suit.

20/1

14th

9

(17)

27th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 5f 0y

17:10 Navan

Morph Speed

9st 2lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

Four-time winner for Richard O'Brien in 2021; went close in a Leopardstown handicap for Joseph O'Brien last year; off since October and looks best watched on debut for a new trainer.

40/1

Form: 3118-8

Last run: 16 days

W: 8st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

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6th

1

(8)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 2f 0y

15:37 Curragh

New Hill

10st 2lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

towards rear, headway against far rail over 1f out, kept on, never on terms

20/1

9th

4

(14)

22nd Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 2f 0y

15:55 Leopardstown

New Hill

9st 11lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

Both wins were over 7f on goodish ground in 2021; placed over C&D on heavy ground in the past and her penultimate effort was encouraging.

10/1

Form: /5030/ CD

Last run: 603 days

W: 9st 9lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

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6th

3

(16)

6th Nov 2022

Heavy

1m 2f 0y

15:57 Naas

Onlyhuman

9st 13lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

soon led, headed after 4f

14/1

12th

3

(6)

2nd Oct 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 1f 0y

13:50 Tipperary

Onlyhuman

9st 11lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

sweating, prominent in chasing group, pushed along under 3f out, ridden over 1f out, weakened final furlong

13/2

3rd

4

(13)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

17:30 Listowel

Onlyhuman

9st 5lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

pushed along briefly, prominent, pressed leaders when pushed along 2f out, soon ridden, went second and made challenge inside final furlong, kept on well but lost second final strides

14/1

OUR TIP

Form: 41195-

Last run: 169 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 95

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8th

3

(4)

2nd May 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

15:30 Curragh

My Holy Fox

9st 9lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

C&D winner before following up on handicap debut and not beaten far in Listed event at the end of the campaign; more to come this term but might need this on reappearancel; wears first-time cheekpieces.

2

(4)

23rd Apr 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

16:30 Limerick

My Holy Fox

9st 10lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: Mrs John Harrington

Form: 4/100- C

Last run: 214 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

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12th

9

(4)

5th Nov 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

14:25 Curragh

Soaring Monarch

9st 6lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Peter Fahey

towards rear throughout

25/1

15th

10

(14)

22nd Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 4f 0y

17:05 Leopardstown

Soaring Monarch

9st 2lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Peter Fahey

Won at Roscommon on reappearance but limitations seemingly exposed in three strong handicaps subsequently; what might help is today's step up in trip but others are more intriguing.

25/1

Form: 52754- D

Last run: 180 days

W: 8st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

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9th

12

(5)

10th May 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

18:25 Cork

Starting Monday

9st 1lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Gillian Scott

Likes it soft or worse and second of 20 on heavy ground at Leopardstown on seasonal debut; got 5lb for that, drying ground won't help and he's back up in grade.

7/1

2nd

13

(10)

7th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

17:12 Leopardstown

Starting Monday

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: Gillian Scott

Only two wins from 29 starts but is suited by testing conditions and can go well fresh, including when scoring on his seasonal debut three seasons ago.

14/1

8th

1

(2)

17th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 75y

16:15 Gowran Park

Starting Monday

10st 2lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Gillian Scott

Hasn't won for a while but in decent form and didn't get the breaks last time at Listowel; likes this ground.

5/1

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Payout
Exacta €168.00
Straight Forecast €107.00
Tricast €550.40
Trifecta €2233.00

Selections

TOPSPEED:

New Hill

SPOTLIGHT:

Comfort Line

RP Ratings (IRE):

Business

The Irish Sun:

Soaring Monarch

POSTDATA:

Breaking Story