May 12 / 18.10 Clonmel

18.10 Clonmel

Good

Clonmel Racecourse Supporters Club (C & G) Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £4957.98
  • 2m 3f 98y
  • 19 runners
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Clonmel Racecourse Supporters Club (C & G) Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

9/4 (Won)

  • Win: £4.60
  • Place: £1.50

Form: 33335- BF

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
The pick of Jack Kennedy from the yard's duo; placed in three bumpers, albeit well-held at Tramore last occasion; disappointing favourite in a maiden hurdle over 2m here last time but this longer trip might suit, while cheekpieces may help also.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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1st

3

12th Jun 2022

Good

2m 1f 65y

16:05 Downpatrick

Lieutenant Highway

11st 8lb

J: Corey McGivern

T: Gordon Elliott

raced freely, raced in second, led before 3rd, nudged along and 3 lengths ahead when mistake last, ridden out run-in, much reduced lead towards finish, all out

5/2

1st

9

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Lieutenant Highway

11st 4lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

The pick of Jack Kennedy from the yard's duo; placed in three bumpers, albeit well-held at Tramore last occasion; disappointing favourite in a maiden hurdle over 2m here last time but this longer trip might suit, while cheekpieces may help also.

9/4

5th

9

14th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 121y

17:50 Clonmel

Lieutenant Highway

11st 4lb

J: Niall Moore

T: Gordon Elliott

Consistent in defeat in bumpers, finishing close-up at Punchestown and Sandown before below-par at Tramore; 14l third over C&D last time on hurdling debut, so has a solid chance in a weak race today.

2/1

8/1

  • Place: £1.70

Form: /5045-

Last run: 31 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict
Best run in four hurdle starts was here over 2m on debut last year but hasn't progressed from that and has to improve on latest starts; tongue-tie tried today.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

8

10th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:00 Clonmel

Malinas Glory

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Eoghan O’Grady

prominent in chasing group, smooth headway and tracked leader before 2 out, ridden disputing lead when mistake last, edged left and no extra towards finish

13/2

2nd

10

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Malinas Glory

11st 4lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Eoghan O’Grady

Best run in four hurdle starts was here over 2m on debut last year but hasn't progressed from that and has to improve on latest starts; tongue-tie tried today.

8/1

5th

10

11th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

17:00 Tramore

Malinas Glory

11st 4lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Eoghan O’Grady

8/1

  • Place: £2.30

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
In good form on the Flat lately, rising to a mark of 76 after winning over 1m5f at Navan before finishing a solid fourth over the same C&D last time; sizeable sort should run well if jumping soundly on hurdling debut.
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16th

4

(12)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Scott Lang

9st 9lb

J: James Ryan

T: Paul W Flynn

in touch with leaders, ridden and lost position over 2f out, weakened from over 1f out

20/1

8th

2

(4)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

2m 1f 0y

20:30 Limerick

Scott Lang

9st 6lb

J: W J Lee

T: Paul W Flynn

always towards rear

6/1

13th

7

(5)

2nd Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 180y

19:50 Leopardstown

Scott Lang

9st 7lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: Paul W Flynn

prominent, went second after 2f, pushed along over 3f out, ridden and weakened from 2f out

8/1

Form: 0/2P6-

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
A surprise runner-up in a Roscommon maiden hurdle last summer but has been nowhere near that level twice lately; hood and tongue-tie retained.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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1st

14

4th Jul 2022

Good

1m 7f 90y

19:30 Roscommon

Vale Of Glory

11st 9lb

J: Eoin G Kelly

T: Adrian Murray

disputed lead, led clearly 4th, headed and prominent 5th, led again 3 out, ridden and hard pressed after 2 out, kept on well run-in

33/1

2nd

2

14th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 20y

18:30 Roscommon

Vale Of Glory

12st 0lb

J: Eoin G Kelly

T: Adrian Murray

prominent, joined leader after 4 out, led and pushed along 3 out, soon went clear, ridden and joined run-in, headed when bumped final strides

16/1

12th

12

20th May 2022

Soft

2m 2f 165y

17:35 Downpatrick

Vale Of Glory

11st 2lb

J: Eoin G Kelly

T: Adrian Murray

Promising yard debut when 250-1 second in a maiden hurdle at Roscommon last year; much lesser form on next two starts but it was a step back in the right direction at Clonmel last time; feasibly treated on handicap bow.

Form: 6/475-

Last run: 35 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Was twice runner-up in maiden hurdles here last year, including over C&D; hasn't been at that level in two starts lately, though not far off it at Limerick last time; should be involved.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

8

26th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 0y

19:45 Limerick

God Help Us

11st 7lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Martin Hurley

9/1

5th

7

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

God Help Us

11st 4lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Martin Hurley

Was twice runner-up in maiden hurdles here last year, including over C&D; hasn't been at that level in two starts lately, though not far off it at Limerick last time; should be involved.

6/1

5th

6

7th Apr 2022

Good

2m 5f 0y

13:55 Limerick

God Help Us

11st 12lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Martin Hurley

25/1

28/1

Form: 0-

Last run: 26 days

W: 10st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Tailed-off in a Fairyhouse maiden hurdle last month and has to improve enormously.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

9

15th May 2022

Good

2m 1f 0y

14:00 Killarney

Ishan

10st 13lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: S Curling

50/1

6th

15

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Ishan

10st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: S Curling

Tailed-off in a Fairyhouse maiden hurdle last month and has to improve enormously.

28/1

18th

23

16th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

13:55 Fairyhouse

Ishan

11st 2lb

J: Connor King

T: S Curling

40/1

Form: 909-

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Soundly beaten in two maiden hurdles and a bumper; will be of more interest in handicaps.
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7th

11

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Sir Rock

11st 4lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Olivia Hegarty

Soundly beaten in two maiden hurdles and a bumper; will be of more interest in handicaps.

66/1

9th

6

21st Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 30y

19:15 Kilbeggan

Sir Rock

12st 0lb

J: Mr C P O’Shea

T: Olivia Hegarty

Form: 00-

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Useful on the Flat in UK and UAE, rated 84 when last seen; however, has been tailed-off both hurdle starts for this yard and has to improve enormously.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

15

(6)

24th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

20:28 Curragh

Big Kitten

9st 3lb

J: Ben Coen

T: John C McConnell

midfield, pushed along over 3f out, headway from over 2f out, ridden and carried head awkwardly from over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong

18/1

8th

2

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Big Kitten

11st 12lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: John C McConnell

Useful on the Flat in UK and UAE, rated 84 when last seen; however, has been tailed-off both hurdle starts for this yard and has to improve enormously.

66/1

21th

4

17th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Fairyhouse

Big Kitten

11st 12lb

J: Robert Monaghan

T: John C McConnell

Fairly useful on the Flat in Britain (recorded RPR of 101 on AW in 2019), stayed 1m4f; completely tailed off on Irish/hurdling debut in a 2m4f maiden at this venue two weeks ago.

50/1

50/1

Form: 0-

Last run: 35 days

W: 10st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Tailed-off in a Limerick maiden hurdle last month; loads of improvement needed.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7

15th May 2022

Good

2m 1f 0y

14:00 Killarney

Celine Man

10st 13lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: Mark Fahey

Tailed-off in a Clonmel maiden hurdle on Thursday, same outcome at Limerick last month; look elsewhere.

40/1

9th

14

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Celine Man

10st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Mark Fahey

Tailed-off in a Limerick maiden hurdle last month; loads of improvement needed.

50/1

13

6th May 2022

Good

2m 2f 165y

18:20 Downpatrick

Celine Man

10st 12lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Mark Fahey

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Won handicaps at Tipperary (7.5f) and Galway (8.5f) on easy ground last year, rising to a Flat mark of 81; however, are serious stamina concerns on hurdling/yard debut and seems best watched.
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Verdict Starting price

5th

2

4th Jul 2022

Good

1m 7f 90y

19:00 Roscommon

Big Island

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W J Lanigan

disputed lead early, soon held up in behind leaders, pushed along after 4 out, no impression from 2 out

33/1

3rd

6

29th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 130y

14:30 Punchestown

Big Island

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W J Lanigan

16/1

10th

1

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Big Island

11st 12lb

J: Niall Prendergast

T: W J Lanigan

Won handicaps at Tipperary (7.5f) and Galway (8.5f) on easy ground last year, rising to a Flat mark of 81; however, are serious stamina concerns on hurdling/yard debut and seems best watched.

16/1

Form: 02/27-

Last run: 339 days

W: 11st 4lb

8 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Showed improved form last year to be runner-up in a Kilbeggan maiden hurdle and Killarney bumper before running below that level in a Listowel bumper; capable of going well if ready enough after an absence.
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Verdict Starting price

7

15th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 100y

17:50 Wexford

Goldwin Magic

11st 7lb

J: Miss T Quail

T: David A Kiely

prominent, disputed lead after 2nd, led narrowly 4th, not fluent 7th, joined when pushed along before 10th, headed before 4 out, mistake and lost ground when reminder 4 out, weakening and dropped to midfield when mistake 3 out, pulled up before 2 out

50/1

7th

5

4th Jun 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 120y

14:25 Tramore

Goldwin Magic

11st 10lb

J: Jack Foley

T: David A Kiely

tracked leaders, pushed along before 2 out, not fluent 2 out, soon ridden and weakened

11/2

11th

8

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Goldwin Magic

11st 4lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: David A Kiely

Showed improved form last year to be runner-up in a Kilbeggan maiden hurdle and Killarney bumper before running below that level in a Listowel bumper; capable of going well if ready enough after an absence.

7/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Half-brother to four NH winners, incl' bumper/2m4f hurdle winner Malton Rose and Bale O'Shea (2m-2m6f jumps); appears to be the Elliott second-string but worth a market check anyway.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

11th

1

1st Jul 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 150y

17:15 Wexford

Ask Philip

11st 12lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

didn't jump well, in touch with leaders, not fluent and lost ground 4th, mistake and dropped to rear 5th, slow jump and became detached 8th, soon pushed along, no impression from 4 out

5/1

5th

1

3rd Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 80y

18:00 Down Royal

Ask Philip

11st 4lb

J: Kevin A Murphy

T: Gordon Elliott

in rear, hit 7th, shaken up when not fluent 3 out, pushed along and headway before 2 out, jumped right 2 out, jumped slightly right last, kept on after last

10/1

7th

1

24th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 115y

13:55 Punchestown

Ask Philip

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Gordon Elliott

In rear when stable's second-string on debut at Clonmel; that display looked too bad to be true; likely to be capable of a lot better.

10/1

Form: 009-

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Tailed-off in three maiden hurdles and will need handicaps.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

14th

12

14th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 20y

18:30 Roscommon

Ballycastle Brat

11st 3lb

J: Tommy Brett

T: L Young

took keen hold, prominent early, dropped to midfield after 2nd, weakened after 6th, ridden and became detached after 4 out, soon tailed off

33/1

7th

9

3rd Jun 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 30y

19:56 Tramore

Ballycastle Brat

11st 4lb

J: Tommy Brett

T: L Young

towards rear of midfield, going okay on outer from 3 out, pushed along and some headway before 2 out, weakened after 2 out, soon beaten

25/1

13th

5

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Ballycastle Brat

11st 4lb

J: Tommy Brett

T: L Young

Tailed-off in three maiden hurdles and will need handicaps.

100/1

Form: 07/9P-

Last run: 110 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
No sign of ability yet and will need handicaps; tongue-tie on.
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14th

6

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Champagne Rebel

11st 4lb

J: Ian Power

T: Gearoid Patrick Brouder

No sign of ability yet and will need handicaps; tongue-tie on.

100/1

2

22nd Jan 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

13:05 Navan

Champagne Rebel

12st 0lb

J: Gearoid Brouder

T: Gearoid Patrick Brouder

Poor form in bumpers and maiden hurdles last season and tailed off on his seasonal bow at Clonmel in November.

200/1

9th

2

11th Nov 2021

Soft

2m 0f 82y

12:15 Clonmel

Champagne Rebel

11st 12lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

Failed to complete in two points; poor form in bumpers and maiden hurdles last season.

66/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Fourth foal; dam bumper winner only start, half-sister to 2m3f.2m5f chase winner Keep Wondering out of bumper/2m3f-2m6f hurdle/chase winner from further family of Dawn Run; by a top-class sire and is worth a market check on debut; tongue-tie on.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

9th

16

26th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 100y

20:20 Limerick

We Had It All Said

12st 0lb

J: Mr Derek O’Connor

T: E McNamara

20/1

13

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

We Had It All Said

11st 4lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

Fourth foal; dam bumper winner only start, half-sister to 2m3f.2m5f chase winner Keep Wondering out of bumper/2m3f-2m6f hurdle/chase winner from further family of Dawn Run; by a top-class sire and is worth a market check on debut; tongue-tie on.

12/1

12

27th Mar 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 0y

13:15 Limerick

We Had It All Said

11st 12lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: E McNamara

Homebred Flemensfirth newcomer sporting tongue-tie on debut; fourth foal; sister was 95-rated 18-race maiden; dam bumper winner only start, half-sister to 2m3f/2m5f chase winner Keep Wondering from family of Dawn Run; likely best watched for now.

20/1

Form: 89-

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Hasn't been disgraced on both maiden hurdle starts and this is a lesser event than both of those, so could be more closely involved today.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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17

28th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 50y

15:43 Punchestown

The Connector

11st 6lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Michael Hourigan

Quiet so far (2m, big prices).

100/1

16

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

The Connector

10st 12lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Michael Hourigan

Hasn't been disgraced on both maiden hurdle starts and this is a lesser event than both of those, so could be more closely involved today.

11/1

9th

12

17th Apr 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

13:10 Cork

The Connector

11st 7lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Michael Hourigan

20/1

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
First reserve; best effort in four points' was when third last autumn; improvement required for rules debut.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

3

4th Jul 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:30 Roscommon

Dovlator

11st 2lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

prominent, soon raced in second and pressed leader, briefly disputed lead 4th, pushed along before 3 out, ridden and every chance last, headed run-in, kept on, always held

7/1

1st

4

3rd Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 80y

18:00 Down Royal

Dovlator

11st 4lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

prominent, midfield before 2nd, not fluent 6th, pushed along and outpaced before 3 out, soon towards rear, rallied and good headway before 2 out, prominent approaching last, ridden and kept on strongly run-in, led final 110yds, won going away

25/1

6th

3

20th May 2022

Soft

2m 2f 165y

17:05 Downpatrick

Dovlator

11st 4lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Form: 0-7

Last run: 5 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Second reserve; soundly beaten in two Cork maiden hurdles but this is a weaker race than those, so could run respectably.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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4th

9

10th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

18:10 Clonmel

Maciver

11st 7lb

J: Mr M J M O’Sullivan

T: Eoghan O’Grady

prominent, ridden before 2 out, no impression approaching last

7/2

1st

7

4th Jun 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 120y

13:50 Tramore

Maciver

11st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Eoghan O’Grady

prominent, went second 3 out, led going easily on outer before 2 out, ridden clear approaching last, easily

16/1

23

24th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 115y

13:55 Punchestown

Maciver

11st 12lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Eoghan O’Grady

Poor form in points; three hurdle runs have been over further; little merit in form so far; second reserve.

Form: /575F-

Last run: 51 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Third reserve; showed some ability in a Kilbeggan bumper last August but was well-held when falling on hurdling debut here in March; has to find improvement.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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8

25th May 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:15 Wexford

Vintage Writer

11st 12lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Seamus Fahey

Looked beaten on stable debut when falling at Clonmel; could be capable of better; hood tried here.

25/1

9

13th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

16:55 Kilbeggan

Vintage Writer

11st 12lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: Seamus Fahey

Looked beaten on stable debut when falling at Clonmel; hard to fancy.

16/1

19

12th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 98y

18:10 Clonmel

Vintage Writer

11st 4lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Seamus Fahey

Third reserve; showed some ability in a Kilbeggan bumper last August but was well-held when falling on hurdling debut here in March; has to find improvement.

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Payout
Exacta €115.00
Straight Forecast €152.60
Trifecta €359.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

God Help Us

The Irish Sun:

Scott Lang

TOPSPEED:

Vale Of Glory

SPOTLIGHT:

Goldwin Magic