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FBD Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 2m 6f 58y
  • 15 runners
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FBD Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

11/4 (Won)

  • Win: £4.40
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 060P-1 CD

Last run: 27 days

W: 11st 8lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Sprang a surprise win in emphatic fashion over C&D latest; 9lb rise in the books looks more than fair and surely gives her a solid opportunity to back it up; looks a different mare now and is taken seriously.
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Verdict Starting price

6th

4

17th Aug 2022

Good

2m 4f 141y

19:00 Sligo

It’s Time Again

11st 12lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: David Richard Barry

prominent, weakened 2 out

6/1

3rd

5

8th Aug 2022

Good

2m 6f 168y

19:55 Ballinrobe

It’s Time Again

11st 10lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: David Richard Barry

prominent, headway and briefly disputed lead after 2 out, pushed along approaching last, ridden and lost second run-in, kept on

12/1

7th

4

15th Jul 2022

Good

3m 0f 100y

19:30 Kilbeggan

It’s Time Again

11st 11lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: David Richard Barry

prominent, headway and pressed leaders 8th, ridden and chased clear leader after last (usual 2 out), weakened home turn

15/2

16/1

  • Place: £2.90

Form: 42P/6-

Last run: 149 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Maiden promised to deliver the goods on a couple of occasions; pleasing return from a long lay off when sixth latest (January); potential if she can build on that.
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1st

14

19th Jul 2022

Good

2m 5f 122y

19:00 Ballinrobe

Glenmalure Lodge

11st 0lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

held up in rear, good headway before last (usual 2 out), ridden run-in, kept on well, just failed

16/1

8/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 09848-

Last run: 42 days

W: 11st 5lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Seemed to run out of steam when stepped up in trip at Cork, but today's test could well be a happy medium; no forlorn hope.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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1st

14

15th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 100y

17:50 Wexford

Chapel Street

10st 5lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: Joseph Hennessy

in touch with leaders, headway 4 out, went second going okay before 3 out, pushed along to lead when not fluent 2 out, soon clear, ridden out and went further clear run-in, comfortably

10/1

3rd

7

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Chapel Street

11st 5lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Joseph Hennessy

Seemed to run out of steam when stepped up in trip at Cork, but today's test could well be a happy medium; no forlorn hope.

8/1

8th

3

18th Apr 2022

Yielding

3m 0f 80y

13:50 Cork

Chapel Street

11st 12lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Joseph Hennessy

100/30

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 31F-23 BF

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
No real match for the first two when a beaten favourite at Clonmel latest; hit the crossbar over C&D previously and back over today's test, he has lots to offer; really well treated relative to chasing mark and lilkely to exploit to the maximum one of these days.
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1st

4

6th Aug 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

19:55 Kilbeggan

Arrycan

10st 13lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Liam P Cusack

in touch with leaders on inner, prominent from 3rd, led after 2 out (usual 3 out), pushed along and went clear after last (usual 2 out), kept on well run-in

4/1

3rd

6

20th Jul 2022

Good

2m 6f 0y

19:45 Limerick

Arrycan

11st 2lb

J: E Walsh

T: Liam P Cusack

chased leaders, pushed along and went second before 2 out, ridden and kept on after 2 out, no extra and lost second run-in

7/1

3rd

5

11th Jun 2022

Good

2m 7f 110y

16:05 Downpatrick

Arrycan

11st 1lb

J: E Walsh

T: Liam P Cusack

took keen hold, midfield, went second before 7th, left in lead 4 out, pushed along before 2 out, ridden but headed run-in, lost second inside final 110yds

9/1

Form: 3584-5 D

Last run: 27 days

W: 11st 2lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Former Tramore winner not disgraced the last twice; would probably appreciate a bit more ease but not without place claims.
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5th

12

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Golden Glen

11st 2lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: John J Walsh

Former Tramore winner not disgraced the last twice; would probably appreciate a bit more ease but not without place claims.

9/1

5th

9

3rd May 2022

Good

2m 5f 61y

18:30 Ballinrobe

Golden Glen

11st 4lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: John J Walsh

Ground probably plenty quick when encouraging run at Limerick last month; worth considering, especially if the rain arrives.

4/1

4th

19

7th Apr 2022

Good

2m 5f 0y

16:45 Limerick

Golden Glen

11st 5lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: John J Walsh

Form: 030-0

Last run: 23 days

W: 11st 4lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Modest so far in four starts over hurdles and makes limited appeal.
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4th

11

30th Jun 2022

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

19:50 Tipperary

Rosy Story

11st 4lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Paul Tobin

in rear, soon became detached, slightly hampered 9th, steady headway after 5 out, ridden and kept on after 3 out, went fourth towards finish

8/1

2nd

11

5th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 95y

15:20 Kilbeggan

Rosy Story

11st 6lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Paul Tobin

towards rear, headway 2 out, soon pushed along, ridden and still plenty to do approaching last, kept on strongly run-in, went second final strides

16/1

6th

9

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Rosy Story

11st 4lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Paul Tobin

Modest so far in four starts over hurdles and makes limited appeal.

50/1

Form: 0556-2

Last run: 27 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
No match in second spot for It's Time Again on her recent course visit; entitled to get a bit closer today, but turning the tables will be no easy task; place potential.
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8th

14

21st Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

19:15 Limerick

Eddies Pride

11st 0lb

J: Robbie Geoghegan

T: Norman Lee

took keen hold, midfield, pushed along but no impression before 2 out

22/1

Form: 9074-5

Last run: 6 days

W: 11st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Has come out of his last two starts with his head held high; down 2lb and with low mileage on the clock, could have more left in the locker.
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2nd

3

17th Aug 2022

Good

2m 4f 141y

19:00 Sligo

Sphagnum

12st 0lb

J: Denis O’Regan

T: J P Broderick

towards rear, mistake 7th, headway 2 out, ridden and chased winner run-in, kept on well towards finish

3/1

2nd

1

14th Jul 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

19:00 Killarney

Sphagnum

12st 1lb

J: Denis O’Regan

T: J P Broderick

in touch with leaders, midfield when not fluent 4th, hit 5th, slight lead when blundered and headed 3 out, soon ridden, 3 lengths down last, kept on strongly run-in, just failed

7/2

5th

7

10th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 194y

15:55 Sligo

Sphagnum

11st 8lb

J: Denis O’Regan

T: J P Broderick

midfield, headway and prominent 5th, mistake and lost ground 4 out, pushed along and from 3 out, pulled up 2 out

14/1

Form: 800-P

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 1lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Latest placings are off putting; needs so shape a whole pile better here on stable debut; makes limited appeal.
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10th

13

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Nicola’s Fancy

11st 1lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Latest placings are off putting; needs so shape a whole pile better here on stable debut; makes limited appeal.

66/1

9

14th May 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 0y

15:05 Wexford

Nicola’s Fancy

11st 3lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Poor form on the Flat and not much better over hurdles in three runs so far; hard to judge on that evidence on handicap debut, market may prove best guide.

16/1

Form: 8960-5

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Point winner shaped with a degree of promise in a similar affair at Downpatrick; needs to squeeze out a bit more but a sporting chance.
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2

2nd Jul 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

18:40 Bellewstown

Katlaur

11st 11lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: C A McBratney

midfield, chased leaders 2nd, lost position before 5 out, ridden but weakened quickly after 4 out, pulled up before 3 out

12/1

6th

4

11th Jun 2022

Good

2m 5f 60y

14:55 Downpatrick

Katlaur

12st 0lb

J: Mr N McParlan

T: C A McBratney

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, went second 3rd, going best when made strong challenge after 2 out, soon ridden, weakened run-in

28/1

1

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Katlaur

11st 12lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: C A McBratney

Point winner shaped with a degree of promise in a similar affair at Downpatrick; needs to squeeze out a bit more but a sporting chance.

12/1

Form: 6750-6

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
Lacked a gear where it mattered at Downpatrick, but not a bad effort considering it was his first start over hurdles for quite a while; should improve and is not ruled out.
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3

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

No Logic

11st 9lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: John C McConnell

Lacked a gear where it mattered at Downpatrick, but not a bad effort considering it was his first start over hurdles for quite a while; should improve and is not ruled out.

12/1

6th

3

20th May 2022

Soft

2m 5f 100y

18:10 Downpatrick

No Logic

11st 13lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: John C McConnell

12/1

11th

9

10th Apr 2022

Yielding

1m 7f 22y

17:00 Tramore

No Logic

10st 12lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: John C McConnell

Form: 02066-

Last run: 46 days

W: 11st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
No joy over fences but a good second prior to that over hurdles at Fairyhouse when a 40-1 shot and clearly has what it takes to make them go a bit; one to bear in mind.
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4

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Rightful Mind

11st 9lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

No joy over fences but a good second prior to that over hurdles at Fairyhouse when a 40-1 shot and clearly has what it takes to make them go a bit; one to bear in mind.

8/1

6th

5

14th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

16:15 Clonmel

Rightful Mind

11st 12lb

J: J B Kane

T: Gavin Cromwell

25/1

6th

6

7th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

16:20 Leopardstown

Rightful Mind

11st 12lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Gavin Cromwell

90-rated hurdler didn't jump with fluency when tailed off on Gowran chasing bow 16 days ago; opposed.

50/1

Form: P5P/0-

Last run: 364 days

W: 11st 5lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Snippets of form so far in maiden class but struggling hereto in handicap grade and is hard to make a case for now.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

7

4th Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 195y

18:30 Sligo

Unlaoised

11st 5lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

midfield, some headway and in touch with leaders when not fluent 3 out, ridden and weakened from 2 out

33/1

9

10th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 194y

14:45 Sligo

Unlaoised

10st 0lb

J: Kevin A Murphy

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

slowly into stride, in rear, unseated rider after 1st

20/1

Form: 009-P0

Last run: 6 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
No miles on the clock but the first-time cheekpieces need to raise her game to a new level.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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14

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Ask Sarah

10st 13lb

J: Kieran James Quigley

T: Paul W Flynn

No miles on the clock but the first-time cheekpieces need to raise her game to a new level.

100/1

17th

15

24th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

15:55 Punchestown

Ask Sarah

11st 1lb

J: Barry Browne

T: Paul W Flynn

28s, pulled up on handicap debut over 3m at Cork.

50/1

12

7th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 50y

16:55 Cork

Ask Sarah

11st 3lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Paul W Flynn

Three maiden runs since February offered little; bred to appreciate a trip so potential improver now entering handicaps; worth a market check.

20/1

Form: 00077-

Last run: 209 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
0-8 mare gave the impression the penny could be dropping when last seen out at Fairyhouse but lack of a recent run won't be a help.
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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8th

13

14th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Tramore

Cassidys Girl

10st 13lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: J F O’Shea

held up in behind leaders, not fluent 5th, ridden and no extra after 3 out, weakened before 2 out

25/1

15

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Cassidys Girl

10st 13lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: J F O’Shea

0-8 mare gave the impression the penny could be dropping when last seen out at Fairyhouse but lack of a recent run won't be a help.

20/1

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Payout
Exacta €704.00
Straight Forecast €547.90
Tricast €3928.50
Trifecta €7151.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

It's Time Again

POSTDATA:

No Logic

RP Ratings (IRE):

Arrycan

The Irish Sun:

It's Time Again