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16:50 Gowran Park

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Gowran Park Golf Club Claiming Race

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 1m 1f 100y
  • 16 runners
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Gowran Park Golf Club Claiming Race

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

12/1 (Won)

  • Win: £12.10
  • Place: £4.70

Form: 04/783

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Wins in Britain all came at 7f; found wanting in claimers this year so hard to see him playing a major role here now upped in trip.

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Verdict Starting price

12

(9)

8th Sep 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

18:55 Laytown

Mischief Star

11st 11lb

J: Mr Derek O’Connor

T: James McAuley

Second reserve; in good fettle this term including three wins in claimers; has an AW success to his name at Wolverhampton; could go well if getting in.

4th

2

(13)

15th Aug 2022

Good

1m 2f 47y

17:30 Roscommon

Mischief Star

9st 11lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: James McAuley

prominent, soon raced in second, led 3f out, ridden and headed under 2f out, weakened final furlong

5/1

2nd

1

(1)

4th Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 15y

16:45 Leopardstown

Mischief Star

9st 11lb

J: Shane Foley

T: James McAuley

raced in second, led over 2f out, soon pushed along, ridden over 1f out, headed but kept on well inside final furlong, held towards finish

9/4

2nd
12 (8)
Tooso

12/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 09-636 BF

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Low-grade maiden but has looked to be crying out for this step up in trip of late so no surprise if she improved for it; yard flying.

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14th

14

(19)

13th May 2023

Soft To Heavy

1m 5f 0y

16:35 Navan

Tooso

8st 13lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: S M Duffy

13-race maiden; little of note in her form; finished behind Contrapposto, All Ways And Ever and Starlight Rose at Gowran last month.

33/1

18

(18)

20th Apr 2023

Yielding

1m 1f 0y

19:10 Tipperary

Tooso

9st 0lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: S M Duffy

Twice placed for Johnny Murtagh; down the field in race won by Rockview Roman at Gowran on Tuesday; second reserve.

9th

14

(3)

18th Apr 2023

Soft

1m 1f 130y

17:45 Gowran Park

Tooso

9st 0lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: S M Duffy

Placed for Johnny Murtagh but quiet in four runs for another yard and has changed stables again.

20/1

9/1

  • Place: £3.20

Form: 570-00

Last run: 48 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Naas handicap winner last summer but has finished last on both flat starts this term; back from hurdling with questions to answer although trip/ground to suit.

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8th

9

(9)

15th Aug 2022

Good

1m 2f 47y

17:30 Roscommon

Prince Of Verona

9st 6lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

led, headed 3f out, ridden and weakened gradually from over 2f out

10/1

6th

4

19th Jul 2022

Good

2m 1f 95y

16:30 Ballinrobe

Prince Of Verona

11st 8lb

J: Shane Mulcahy

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

led, not fluent 5th, ridden and headed after 3 out, soon weakened

6/1

12th

14

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

17:05 Cork

Prince Of Verona

11st 7lb

J: Shane Mulcahy

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

towards rear, not fluent 5 out, no impression before 3 out

66/1

Form: 2656-5

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Cork maiden second over this sort of trip last year his standout effort; all the better for recent comeback run and could go well; owner/trainer had a big winner at the Curragh at the weekend.

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9th

2

22nd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 88y

16:23 Thurles

Star Official

11st 13lb

J: Miss Georgie Benson

T: R Donohoe

C&D winner earlier this winter; ground/trip both fine for him but he's probably on a stiff enough mark for now.

6/1

4th

8

10th Feb 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 175y

15:05 Naas

Star Official

10st 13lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: R Donohoe

Won a Thurles handicap hurdle in October and very consistent since; needs to bounce back from a sub-standard effort at Gowran but every chance of doing so in this company.

11/2

5th

3

25th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:05 Gowran Park

Star Official

12st 0lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: R Donohoe

Winner off 95 at Thurles in October and fairly consistent since over hurdles and in a Flat handicap; his best might not be quite good enough here.

12/1

Form: -70076

Last run: 42 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Bits and pieces of form on the Flat but over shorter trips; didn't run badly over hurdles latest; not one to rule out but trip remains a concern.

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0

2

20th Jan 2024

Frozen

3m 0f 0y

15:42 Navan

Eagle Terrace

12st 0lb

J: Mr D McGill

T: Noel C Kelly

Added to a Cartmel win obtained last summer when accounting for previous Clonmel winner Evies Vladimir over 2m4f at Down Royal's Christmas meeting; room for improvement in his jumping, and an extra half-mile will not present a problem.

6/1

1st

5

26th Dec 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

13:58 Down Royal

Eagle Terrace

11st 9lb

J: Mr D McGill

T: Noel C Kelly

prominent

12/1

4th

8

11th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

3m 0f 20y

Class 3

13:20 Ayr

Eagle Terrace

10st 6lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Noel C Kelly

Won over fences on stable debut at Cartmel (3m1f, heavy) in July and, after two lesser runs there, he was a good fourth of 19 over hurdles at Down Royal (3m, soft) last month; this 5yo could be in the mix.

15/2

33/1

Form: 013809

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Dundalk winner over extended 1m2f in March but recent turf form disappointing; loads to find on ratings.

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6th

4

(2)

2nd Dec 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Spirituoso

9st 9lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Lee Smyth

C&D winner; beaten roughly 4l over C&D last month when drawn wider than ideal; can go well again from the same mark with a better draw.

7/1

4th

5

(13)

9th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:45 Dundalk (AW)

Spirituoso

9st 10lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Lee Smyth

took keen hold, prominent

10/1

7th

6

(9)

7th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Spirituoso

9st 9lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Lee Smyth

towards rear of midfield, pushed along and headway on outer from over 3f out, midfield when ridden from over 1f out, soon no extra

9/2

16/1

Form: 60688-

Last run: 306 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

Back from hurdling and doesn't appeal as an obvious player.

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No Results Found

13/2

Form: 326-07

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Lightly raced filly ran well on opening two maidens last autumn but hasn't progressed and two Leopardstown handicap runs this spring ordinary enough; needs to improve but possible.

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7th

11

10th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 180y

17:05 Downpatrick

Essential Part

11st 5lb

J: Harry Sexton

T: Adrian Sexton

midfield

33/1

18th

19

4th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Punchestown

Essential Part

11st 9lb

J: Adrian Sexton

T: Adrian Sexton

Struggling for any sort of form when last seen and off four months.

200/1

Form: 0005-0

Last run: 74 days

W: 8st 8lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 36

Form & Verdict

First reserve; poor maiden, very hard to fancy.

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9th

18

(5)

24th May 2022

Yielding

1m 1f 100y

16:50 Gowran Park

Speedy Pix

8st 8lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: T G McCourt

First reserve; poor maiden, very hard to fancy.

10/1

Form: 400500 D

Last run: 7 days

W: 8st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Wins have been at 7f-1m4f so clearly versatile; beaten a long way in recent starts however so has a bit to prove; wide draw too.

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10th

16

(17)

24th May 2022

Yielding

1m 1f 100y

16:50 Gowran Park

House Of Kings

8st 10lb

J: Shane Foley

T: James McAuley

Wins have been at 7f-1m4f so clearly versatile; beaten a long way in recent starts however so has a bit to prove; wide draw too.

10/1

13th

6

(1)

17th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 84y

19:10 Sligo

House Of Kings

9st 4lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: James McAuley

13th

13

(10)

6th Apr 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

15:40 Leopardstown

House Of Kings

9st 10lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: James McAuley

11th
17 (16)
Nailed Down

25/1

Form: 93000-

Last run: 202 days

W: 8st 10lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Long-standing maiden returns from spell hurdling and of very limited appeal.

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24

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Nailed Down

10st 13lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: V C Ward

in rear, headway when mistake 7th, soon ridden and got behind, pulled up before 3 out

66/1

16

29th Aug 2022

Good

2m 2f 165y

13:50 Downpatrick

Nailed Down

11st 5lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: V C Ward

midfield, brought down 1st

10th

11

(9)

25th Aug 2022

Good

1m 6f 0y

17:15 Navan

Nailed Down

8st 12lb

J: Mark Enright

T: V C Ward

towards rear, headway into midfield over 2f out, ridden and weakened final furlong

33/1

Form: 5/400-

Last run: 214 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Won Navan nursery in 2020 but little of note since, including on recent hurdles debut for current yard; from respected source so not one to rule out entirely.

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10th

10

(4)

5th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

18:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Tammany Hall

8st 9lb

J: Connor Planas

T: Phil McEntee

Poor strike-rate; went close on his stable debut in August (6f, soft) and after three poor runs he offered a bit more when in midfield over 6f here on Saturday; others look stronger.

33/1

6th

10

(7)

30th Sep 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Tammany Hall

9st 3lb

J: Connor Planas

T: Phil McEntee

Poor strike-rate; went close in a weak race on his stable debut last month (6f, soft) but he's not beaten a rival in three runs since.

33/1

8th

8

(10)

21st Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 3y

Class 6

18:10 Yarmouth

Tammany Hall

8st 9lb

J: Josephine Gordon

T: Phil McEntee

1-36; did go close at Lingfield (6f, soft) on yard debut in August but has failed to beat a rival in two outings here since; visored first time.

20/1

Form: -09029

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Maiden's best runs have come at around this trip in Leopardstown handicaps; testing ground against him latest, sure to appreciate this better ground; loads to find on ratings but could go well.

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13th

7

14th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 0y

14:25 Killarney

Freepark

11st 4lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Peter Maher

towards rear on outer

100/1

10th

3

20th Apr 2023

Yielding

1m 7f 0y

16:15 Kilbeggan

Freepark

11st 12lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Peter Maher

in touch with leaders, not fluent 3rd

25/1

100/1

Form: 90000-

Last run: 264 days

W: 9st 0lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 38

Form & Verdict

Regressive mare of no interest; blinkers belatedly tried.

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14th

13

(4)

24th May 2022

Yielding

1m 1f 100y

16:50 Gowran Park

Dancing Doll

9st 0lb

J: Alan Persse

T: M Flannery

Regressive mare of no interest; blinkers belatedly tried.

100/1

OUR TIP

Form: 2521-9

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

Lingfield AW winner last year for Marcus Tregoning but has struggled over hurdles since joining this yard; recent flat run at Cork leaves him with plenty to find.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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17th

21

(13)

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

14:15 Cork

Halcyon Spirit

8st 13lb

J: Abbie Murphy

T: J Motherway

Third reserve; Dundalk winner; ran okay in a claimer here in September but poor runs since for John McConnell; debuts for James Motherway here.

66/1

Form: 800-00

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 39

Form & Verdict

Poor maiden with little apparent chance on ratings; blinkers replace cheekpieces.

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16th

9

(13)

24th May 2022

Yielding

1m 1f 100y

16:50 Gowran Park

Border Battle

9st 2lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: S M Duffy

Poor maiden with little apparent chance on ratings; blinkers replace cheekpieces.

66/1

11th

8

7th Apr 2022

Good

1m 5f 160y

19:30 Gowran Park

Border Battle

9st 0lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: S M Duffy

Maiden under all rules after 18 starts; poor last twice and is not easy to fancy.

25/1

10th

1

(4)

23rd Mar 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Border Battle

10st 2lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: S M Duffy

50-1 and the writing was on the wall a fair way from home at Thurles; rated to come up a long way short here and appears safe enough to look elsewhere.

50/1

Form: 414290 C BF

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Course winner in 2020 (1m) and 3 wins since all at same trip, including twice on AW over the winter; bled when well below best in recent Bellewstown claimer; this trip probably stretches him.

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13th

9

(16)

7th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 175y

17:20 Bellewstown

Adapt To Dan

9st 12lb

J: Cillian McConnell

T: Lee Smyth

Won an AW claimer at the start of last year but became inconsistent and was well held on last month's return; tough draw to overcome here but his best turf effort came at this venue.

12/1

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Payout
Exacta €1207.00
Straight Forecast €801.40
Trifecta €7951.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Star Official

TOPSPEED:

Prince Of Verona

The Irish Sun:

Eagle Terrace

RP Ratings (IRE):

Star Official

POSTDATA:

Prince Of Verona