May 27 / 18.40 Limerick

18.40 Limerick

Good

Jim Ryan Racecourse Services Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 2m 3f 160y
  • 16 runners
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Jim Ryan Racecourse Services Handicap Chase

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £28.00
  • Place: £5.10

Form: 89PU7-

Last run: 47 days

W: 10st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
Modest form in five chase starts and hard to give much of a chance to.
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16

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 0y

18:25 Roscommon

Neptunus Equester

10st 7lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: P J Rothwell

Two failures to complete since a shock win at Limerick in May; valid excuse last time, but does not seem dependable; first reserve.

9

20th Jul 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:15 Limerick

Neptunus Equester

10st 0lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

towards rear of midfield, sprawled on landing 9th, soon lost position, pulled up before 4 out, not recover (jockey said gelding got hampered in the back straight and pulled up)

11/2

11

8th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

16:55 Wexford

Neptunus Equester

11st 0lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders when not fluent 4th, ridden after 3 out, no impression before 2 out

11/2

25/1

  • Place: £3.30

Form: 00PU0-

Last run: 64 days

W: 11st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
No fireworks over hurdles and needs to improve a fair deal for switch to fences; tried in a hood here.
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5th

11

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 70y

17:55 Roscommon

Meehall

11st 4lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

prominent, pressed leader after 5th, jumped right 7th, shaken up when not fluent 3 out, lost position when jumped slightly right 2 out, soon ridden and weakened

8/1

10th

9

15th Jul 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

20:30 Kilbeggan

Meehall

11st 4lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

midfield, headway on inner and in touch with leaders 3 out, went third going easily after 2 out, pushed along and went second last, ridden and kept on well run-in, no match for winner

16/1

33/1

  • Place: £4.40

Form: 6P00P-

Last run: 35 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Kilbeggan maiden hurdle winner last summer but very little to recommend since; others preferred.
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17

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 0y

18:25 Roscommon

Daicheadacuig

11st 7lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Brian Mortell

Pulled-up at Limerick last time; fair third behind Neptunus Equester (first reserve) at the same venue previously; second reserve.

6

20th Jul 2022

Good

2m 6f 0y

20:15 Limerick

Daicheadacuig

11st 7lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Brian Mortell

midfield, slow jump 4th, soon lost position, became detached before 6th, pulled up after 7th

6/1

3rd

2

27th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:40 Limerick

Daicheadacuig

12st 0lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Brian Mortell

Kilbeggan maiden hurdle winner last summer but very little to recommend since; others preferred.

33/1

20/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 080-7

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict
Slightly better effort at Ballinrobe last time but generally well beaten over fences; others much more likely.
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10

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 0y

18:25 Roscommon

The Eye Of Tulla

10st 9lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Brian M McMahon

in touch with leaders early, soon midfield, towards rear 5 out, no impression 3 out, pulled up after 2 out

20/1

4th

10

27th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:40 Limerick

The Eye Of Tulla

11st 3lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Brian M McMahon

Slightly better effort at Ballinrobe last time but generally well beaten over fences; others much more likely.

20/1

Form: 5050-8 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 13lb

10 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Not beaten that far on her return at Killarney; very poor strike-rate but probably well-handicapped on some mof her old form..
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6th

12

5th Aug 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

19:00 Wexford

Trans Wood

10st 0lb

J: Sarah Kavanagh

T: Gordon Michael Doyle

midfield, headway on outer and in touch with leaders 5th, bad mistake 4 out, no impression from 3 out

13

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 0y

18:25 Roscommon

Trans Wood

10st 6lb

J: Mr T Power Roche

T: Gordon Michael Doyle

Is 1-37 over hurdles, 0-14 over fences; fair placed form at Wexford (twice) and Kilbeggan before out of the money last time, just behind the veteran Bellgrove when seventh at Limerick.

10/1

7th

10

20th Jul 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:15 Limerick

Trans Wood

10st 0lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Gordon Michael Doyle

midfield, not fluent 1st, chased leaders when ridden 4 out, weakened after 3 out

7/1

Form: 9505-7

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Couple of good runs over hurdles in 2019; not disgraced behind Golden Ferret at Downpatrick but unlikely to turn the tables here.
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7th

11

28th Jul 2022

Good

2m 6f 111y

14:10 Galway

Zalika

11st 5lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Paul John Gilligan

towards rear, not fluent 4 out, some headway before 2 out, pushed along and kept on run-in, never on terms

150/1

3rd

8

17th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 170y

14:57 Tipperary

Zalika

10st 8lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Paul John Gilligan

chased leaders, not fluent 5 out, not fluent 4 out, led 3 out, soon headed and ridden, lost second and weakened before 2 out

7/1

5th

13

8th Jun 2022

Good

3m 1f 70y

17:30 Wexford

Zalika

10st 9lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Paul John Gilligan

in rear, reminder after 5th, detached when pulled up with one circuit to go

12/1

Form: 66P4-0 CD

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 4lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Has come down a long way in the handicap and hinted at a return to form at Navan in March; well beaten at Tipperary last time though and others preferred.
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7th

8

27th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:40 Limerick

Seskin Flyer

11st 4lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Patrick Carey

Has come down a long way in the handicap and hinted at a return to form at Navan in March; well beaten at Tipperary last time though and others preferred.

12/1

11th

11

5th May 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 60y

18:15 Tipperary

Seskin Flyer

10st 9lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Patrick Carey

15

22nd Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 200y

19:00 Kilbeggan

Seskin Flyer

10st 8lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Patrick Carey

Form: /1U0-7 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 11st 1lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Lightly raced since winni9ng a Downpatrick handicap chase a year ago; ran better than his finishing position at Killarney this month and each-way claims here.
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8th

8

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 0y

18:25 Roscommon

Fly De Megaudais

11st 1lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Michael J McDonagh

midfield, headway after 4 out, pushed along before 3 out, ridden and no impression after 2 out, weakening when bad mistake last

4/1

1st

10

17th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 170y

14:57 Tipperary

Fly De Megaudais

10st 5lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Michael J McDonagh

chased leaders, led going best after 3 out, went clear after 2 out, soon nudged along, went further clear run-in, easily

16/1

Form: 8/0PP-

Last run: 280 days

W: 11st 4lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Winless in 29 starts under rules and in seven points over the past season; others preferred.
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6

17th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 114y

17:16 Tipperary

Motcomb Street

11st 12lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: G Ahern

in rear and detached throughout, pulled up after 3 out

50/1

9th

7

27th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:40 Limerick

Motcomb Street

11st 4lb

J: J J Slevin

T: G Ahern

Winless in 29 starts under rules and in seven points over the past season; others preferred.

25/1

4/1

Form: 90002-

Last run: 56 days

W: 10st 10lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
No match for well-handicapped winner at Wexford last month but ran solidly; should go well.
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14

8th Jun 2022

Good

3m 1f 70y

17:30 Wexford

Krisquin

10st 1lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Shane Nolan

prominent, led after 1st, headed after 2nd, pulled up quickly after 6th, burst blood vessel (jockey said that his mount burst a blood vessel and was pulled up)

16/1

10th

15

27th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:40 Limerick

Krisquin

10st 10lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Shane Nolan

No match for well-handicapped winner at Wexford last month but ran solidly; should go well.

4/1

18

15th May 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

17:00 Killarney

Krisquin

10st 0lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Shane Nolan

Form: 40PPP- CD

Last run: 130 days

W: 11st 8lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Lost his way completely over the winter, pulled up on his last three starts; better ground will help but a watching brief can only be advised.
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11th

5

27th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:40 Limerick

Stormy Master

11st 8lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Ray Hackett

Lost his way completely over the winter, pulled up on his last three starts; better ground will help but a watching brief can only be advised.

50/1

21

17th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 4f 130y

14:25 Punchestown

Stormy Master

10st 4lb

J: Conor Clarke

T: Ray Hackett

On reasonable mark relative to the pick of his chasing form but pulled up the last twice and hard to have major confidence; low weight a help.

40/1

8

26th Dec 2021

Heavy

2m 3f 160y

15:15 Limerick

Stormy Master

11st 3lb

J: Donal McInerney

T: Ray Hackett

C&D winner on much better ground in May and was kept on the go through the summer; pulled up on testing ground at Clonmel when last seen and likely to face similar conditions here.

14/1

Form: 1900P-

Last run: 236 days

W: 11st 9lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
10-year-old pops up now and then and is 3-33 over fences; off since October and the percentage call is to oppose him.
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1st

7

20th Jul 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:15 Limerick

Cluan Dara

10st 4lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: John Patrick Ryan

raced wide, towards rear, not fluent 2nd, not fluent 4th, headway from 4 out, led on outer before 2 out, pushed along and went clear after 2 out, ridden run-in, reduced lead towards finish, all out (trainer said, regarding the apparent improvement in form, that the riding tactics where both horses were dropped in combined with the fast early pace helped both horses stay on in the latter stages)

16/1

11th

7

17th Jul 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

17:30 Curragh

Cluan Dara

12st 0lb

J: Marie Vallet

T: John Patrick Ryan

Fair handicapper for whom trip/ground okay; could play a role.

33/1

11th

13

3rd Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:55 Tramore

Cluan Dara

10st 0lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: John Patrick Ryan

always towards rear, pushed along and no impression after 3 out

25/1

Form: 8P68-0

Last run: 7 days

W: 12st 0lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
No a bad run over fences at Clonmel in March but well beaten at Downpatrick last week; handicap debut off a nice enough mark though and has to be considered.
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1

27th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:40 Limerick

Brooks Falls

12st 0lb

J: Niall Prendergast

T: John Patrick Ryan

No a bad run over fences at Clonmel in March but well beaten at Downpatrick last week; handicap debut off a nice enough mark though and has to be considered.

10/1

12th

13

20th May 2022

Soft

2m 3f 55y

18:45 Downpatrick

Brooks Falls

11st 5lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: John Patrick Ryan

18/1

8th

8

8th Apr 2022

Good

2m 6f 22y

18:10 Ballinrobe

Brooks Falls

11st 0lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: John Patrick Ryan

Form: 16U0-O D

Last run: 12 days

W: 11st 8lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Sole win came in Bellewstown handicap hurdle last July; went out through the wing on his chase debut at Killarney this month; best watched.
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9th

6

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 70y

17:55 Roscommon

Repeat That

11st 8lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Michael Butler

took keen hold, in rear, bumped and bad mistake 2nd, not fluent 12th, headway and midfield before 3 out, ridden and weakened before 2 out, soon beaten

25/1

4th

5

2nd Jul 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

18:40 Bellewstown

Repeat That

11st 9lb

J: E Walsh

T: Michael Butler

towards rear, midfield 6th, headway from 4 out, pushed along before 3 out, ridden but outpaced after 3 out, rallied and stayed on from 2 out, not pace to challenge

13/2

OUR TIP

Form: 0673-1 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
Built on an encouraging effort at Tramore with quite a convincing success in a handicap hurdle at Downpatrick three weeks ago; up 7lbs for that but one of the few in this race that would appear to be progressive; the one to beat.
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6

27th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:40 Limerick

Golden Ferret

11st 7lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Paul Stafford

Built on an encouraging effort at Tramore with quite a convincing success in a handicap hurdle at Downpatrick three weeks ago; up 7lbs for that but one of the few in this race that would appear to be progressive; the one to beat.

15/8

1st

10

6th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 55y

19:20 Downpatrick

Golden Ferret

11st 0lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Paul Stafford

21

5th May 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 60y

18:15 Tipperary

Golden Ferret

10st 1lb

J: Gearoid Brouder

T: Paul Stafford

Form: 0504P-

Last run: 197 days

W: 11st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Yet to get off the mark in 23 starts under Rules; better form has come on good ground though; off 197 days.
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5th

8

(7)

16th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 7f 0y

20:20 Leopardstown

Mezyan

11st 7lb

J: Mr R L McCrory

T: John Joseph Hanlon

midfield, some headway 4f out, pushed along and no impression over 2f out

20/1

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Payout
Exacta €6897.00
Straight Forecast €2218.20
Tricast €44749.50
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Golden Ferret

RP Ratings (IRE):

Trans Wood

POSTDATA:

Cluan Dara

The Irish Sun:

Golden Ferret

TOPSPEED:

Trans Wood