June 06 / 14.35 Listowel

14.35 Listowel

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John B. Keane (C & G) Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £6197.48
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 16 runners
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John B. Keane (C & G) Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £15.50
  • Place: £4.00

Form: 258-

Last run: 185 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Four-time Flat winner was second over C&D on hurdles debut at the festival in September; not as good twice since and off six months.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

2

4th Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 195y

17:30 Sligo

Desert Friend

11st 7lb

J: D G Hogan

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

held up in rear, rapid headway on outer and prominent before 3 out, pushed along and went second after 2 out, ridden and lost second after last, soon no extra

9/2

11th

5

(2)

27th Jul 2022

Soft

2m 0f 110y

20:20 Galway

Desert Friend

10st 0lb

J: Daniel King

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

raced freely, prominent on inner, disputed lead halfway, ridden and weakened from 2f out

14/1

3rd

2

4th Jul 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:30 Roscommon

Desert Friend

11st 2lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

in touch with leaders, led narrowly 5th, not fluent 5 out, mistake 2 out, ridden and headed approaching last, no extra run-in

4/1

13/2

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 35F3-3

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 109

Form & Verdict
Killarney bumper winner last year and placed in three of his five starts over hurdles; 3l to find with runner-up Babylon Beach on form of his third back at Killarney last time; shapes like he wants further but place claims again.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

12

30th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 150y

14:00 Galway

Moulane West

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Richard Anthony Foley

in touch with leaders, slow jump 2nd, pushed along before 2 out, soon weakened gradually

16/1

2nd

9

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Moulane West

11st 12lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Richard Anthony Foley

prominent, dropped to midfield halfway, ridden and no impression before 2 out, weakened before last

13/2

3rd

4

15th May 2022

Good

2m 1f 0y

14:30 Killarney

Moulane West

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Richard Anthony Foley

6/1

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 8459-2

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Experienced 7yo had Moulane West 3l back in third when runner-up to a stablemate of Gentleman Joe at Killarney; beaten 19l by the winner, though, and place claims at best.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

1

1st Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 180y

15:30 Cork

Babylon Beach

11st 12lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Ms Debbie Hartnett

led, headed after 6th, prominent until ridden and weakened before 2 out

7/1

3rd

1

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Babylon Beach

11st 12lb

J: Declan Queally

T: Ms Debbie Hartnett

midfield, headway 3 out, pushed along and went modest fourth before 2 out, not fluent 2 out, ridden and went third last, kept on

6/1

2nd

7

15th May 2022

Good

2m 1f 0y

14:30 Killarney

Babylon Beach

11st 4lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Ms Debbie Hartnett

Form: 8222- BF

Last run: 45 days

W: 11st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 120

Form & Verdict
Dual Flat winner has been runner-up in three of his four starts over hurdles; his second to Celestial Horizon (now rated 137) at Navan in March was a fine effort but turned over at 1-4 next time at Kilbeggan; fair sixth on the level since.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

2

11th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Tramore

Evergreen And Red

11st 7lb

J: B J Cooper

T: Noel Meade

made all, not fluent 4 out, clear going best 2 out, not fluent last, pushed out and much reduced lead run-in, just did enough

3/1

3

8th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 143y

18:25 Ballinrobe

Evergreen And Red

11st 9lb

J: B J Cooper

T: Noel Meade

Twice a winner on the Flat last year, showing best form at around 1m2f; three seconds from five starts over hurdles, including a costly failure at long odds-on at Kilbeggan in April; again a beaten favourite, but at odds against, at Listowel; not one of his better runs on the Flat last time; possibly vulnerable.

9/2

6th

9

(2)

7th Jul 2022

Good

1m 4f 110y

20:15 Limerick

Evergreen And Red

9st 6lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Noel Meade

prominent, soon led narrowly, headed after 2f, ridden over 1f out, ran on well and made strong challenge towards finish, just failed

14/1

Form: 608/0

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Not disgraced in a couple of bumpers; beaten 49l on last month's hurdling debut after a year off.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

7

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 30y

19:30 Roscommon

Out The Gap

11st 4lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Patrick G Kelly

towards rear, some headway after 4 out, no impression before 2 out, never near to challenge, tailed off

25/1

5th

11

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Out The Gap

11st 12lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

towards rear, never on terms

100/1

11th

17

16th May 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

17:00 Killarney

Out The Gap

11st 4lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

Form: 7-00

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Well held in a bumper and two runs over hurdles.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

19

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Pharisees

11st 7lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

led, ridden and headed home turn, weakened before 2 out

50/1

17th

8

24th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 115y

13:20 Punchestown

Pharisees

11st 7lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

Nothing so far, 50s latest.

100/1

13th

10

19th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:20 Tipperary

Pharisees

10st 13lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Gavin Cromwell

Showed a bit on debut in a Kilbeggan bumper last month where he was value for a closer finish; could go well here.

25/1

Form: 8-0

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Well beaten first two starts over hurdles; outsider.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

10

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Ned The Smith

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Canavan

T: Eugene M O’Sullivan

midfield, headway 4 out, ridden and outpaced home turn, no impression before 2 out, weakened from last

100/1

16th

10

24th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 115y

13:55 Punchestown

Ned The Smith

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Canavan

T: Eugene M O’Sullivan

Pulled-up in a maiden point; ruined his chance with early mistakes on his hurdling debut at Clonmel in January.

33/1

8th

15

6th Jan 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 164y

12:50 Clonmel

Ned The Smith

12st 0lb

J: Jordan Canavan

T: Eugene M O’Sullivan

Pulled up a long way out on his only point start and looks up against it.

100/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Won 1m handicap at Limerick last summer at 50-1 and placed over same C&D next time; not much since and out the back on return over 7f last month; hurdling debut.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

5

5th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 160y

16:45 Wexford

The Alpha Man

11st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Seamus G O’Donnell

towards rear, not fluent 4th, some headway on inner after 3 out, keeping on when mistake 2 out, kept on run-in, never on terms

100/1

9th

13

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

The Alpha Man

11st 12lb

J: Shane Mulcahy

T: Seamus G O’Donnell

midfield, not fluent and lost position 4 out, soon struggling, never on terms

66/1

Form: 00-

Last run: 46 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Ran well on the Flat at Cork recently, albeit off lowly mark, but tailed off both starts over hurdles so far; one for handicaps.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

15th

15

8th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 143y

18:55 Ballinrobe

Eastern Tornado

10st 5lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Michael P Hourigan

led, headed 1st, prominent until pushed along and weakened quickly from 2 out, eased run-in, tailed off

20/1

12th

14

(3)

29th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 120y

19:40 Tipperary

Eastern Tornado

9st 0lb

J: Mark Enright

T: Michael P Hourigan

dwelt start, awkward start, soon towards rear of midfield, towards rear when pushed along briefly under 4f out, headway when raced wide and pushed along home turn, ridden under 2f out, ran on inside final furlong, led towards finish, won going away

33/1

10th

5

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Eastern Tornado

11st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Michael P Hourigan

midfield, mistake 1st, mistake 3 out, soon ridden, weakened before 2 out

16/1

Form: F-00

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Not a factor in two completed starts over hurdles; another for handicaps.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

18th

3

(5)

27th Jul 2022

Soft

1m 4f 43y

19:15 Galway

Elle Dorado Rock

11st 12lb

J: Mr B M Coonan

T: A J Martin

slowly into stride, always towards rear

66/1

14th

3

(1)

20th Jun 2022

Good

1m 1f 125y

19:15 Ballinrobe

Elle Dorado Rock

9st 9lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: A J Martin

slowly away, in rear throughout

50/1

Form: 70

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Not shamed either start over hurdles but needs a good bit more; beaten 22l last time at Punchestown.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

6

3rd Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Tramore

Open The Gate

11st 7lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Peter Fahey

held up in behind leaders, not fluent 3rd, pushed along after 3 out, headway on outer approaching last, kept on and went third run-in, no match for first two

14/1

12th

18

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Open The Gate

11st 7lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Peter Fahey

towards rear of midfield, weakening when mistake 3 out, soon well beaten

33/1

10th

7

24th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 115y

13:20 Punchestown

Open The Gate

11st 7lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Peter Fahey

16s, beaten 40l at Killarney; doubtful he can figure so.

50/1

Form: 00-0

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
1m AW winner has made no show in three runs over hurdles.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

18

30th Jun 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

17:35 Tipperary

Prince Of Peace

10st 3lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: W J Lanigan

towards rear of midfield, towards rear when not fluent 5th, not fluent and pushed along 3 out, soon ridden and no extra

25/1

13th

21

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Prince Of Peace

11st 7lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W J Lanigan

in rear, behind and pulled up with one circuit to go

200/1

15th

7

7th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Cork

Prince Of Peace

11st 7lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W J Lanigan

150/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Very useful Flat handicapper in Britain (four wins, rated 97) but has clearly had his issues; stable/hurdling debut after best part of a year off.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

14th

2

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Breath Caught

11st 12lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

midfield, not fluent 3rd, ridden and lost position 3 out, weakened quickly before 2 out

25/1

13

(1)

25th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

1m 1f 0y

Class 2

14:40 Newmarket

Breath Caught

8st 13lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Michael Bell

C&D winner (off 7lb lower) one year ago for Ralph Beckett but has a question mark over current form, having failed to shine on sole run this term; makes debut for new yard (still with same owner).

40/1

Form: 0-

Last run: 50 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
7yo tailed off on debut in Cork bumper in April; tongue-tied for first start over hurdles.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

14th

6

1st Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 180y

15:30 Cork

Kansas Joe

11st 12lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: W J O’Doherty

midfield, pushed along after 4 out, no impression before 3 out

100/1

1st

8

15th Jul 2022

Good

1m 7f 50y

18:00 Kilbeggan

Kansas Joe

11st 4lb

J: Mr R W Barron

T: W J O’Doherty

held up in midfield, headway 4th, ridden and no extra approaching last

5/2

15th

8

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Kansas Joe

11st 12lb

J: Mr R W Barron

T: W J O’Doherty

prominent, mistake 4 out, pushed along after 3 out, ridden home turn, went second 2 out, chased clear leader approaching last, no impression run-in

150/1

Form: 0

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Bought for £37,500 after winning a point-to-point for John Berry last year; 17-2, disappointing when beaten 42l on recent hurdling bow at Punchestown.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

17:50 Kilbeggan

Reserve Judgement

11st 4lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: John C McConnell

midfield, ridden before 5 out, soon lost position, pulled up after 3 out

33/1

16th

12

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Reserve Judgement

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: John C McConnell

towards rear of midfield, ridden and struggling after 3 out, never on terms

20/1

14th

9

28th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 50y

16:18 Punchestown

Reserve Judgement

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: John C McConnell

Won divided 5yo point over a year back for John Berry sole start (runner-up 2-4 hurdling in Britain now); relatively cheap buy at £37,500; dam's progeny 0-14; respected stable.?

8/1

Form: 0PP-

Last run: 308 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Has shown nothing over hurdles thus far; huge outsider.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

9

5th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 160y

16:45 Wexford

Cosmology

11st 4lb

J: J J Slevin

T: V T O’Brien

prominent early, lost position halfway, dropped to rear 5 out, ridden and detached from 3 out, tailed off

100/1

3

30th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 150y

14:00 Galway

Cosmology

11st 12lb

J: J J Slevin

T: V T O’Brien

Nothing to recommend and makes no appeal here.

200/1

8th

9

14th Jul 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

17:00 Killarney

Cosmology

11st 4lb

J: J J Slevin

T: V T O’Brien

towards rear, detached halfway, pulled up 3 out

100/1

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Hob House, Gentleman Joe, Duhallow Rainbow

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Payout
Exacta €266.00
Straight Forecast €267.50
Trifecta €1749.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Gentleman Joe

RP Ratings (IRE):

Evergreen And Red

TOPSPEED:

Moulane West

The Irish Sun:

Gentleman Joe

POSTDATA:

Evergreen And Red