June 24 / 19.18 Curragh

19.18 Curragh

Good

DNG Apprentice Derby

  • Prize money: £12394.96
  • 1m 4f 0y
  • 18 runners
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DNG Apprentice Derby

Runners: 18 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £3.50
  • Place: £2.00

Form: 77-710

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 78

Form & Verdict
Came on from his return to post a career best success at Limerick in April; well below that level at Navan last time and needs to improve for this longer trip if he's defy a tough looking mark.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

9

(6)

28th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 2f 44y

18:40 Roscommon

Global Energy

9st 2lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

midfield, ridden 2f out, outpaced and held from over 1f out

16/1

1st

19

(1)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Global Energy

9st 0lb

J: J Cleary

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

prominent on inner, switched left under 3f out, ridden and chased clear leader 1f out, ran on well to lead final strides

5/1

6th

15

(10)

11th Jun 2022

Good

1m 3f 110y

15:50 Limerick

Global Energy

9st 0lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

midfield, ridden and some headway 2f out, kept on final furlong, not reach leaders

20/1

12/1

  • Place: £3.10

Form: 94-733

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 68

Form & Verdict
Seven-race maiden; running well in defeat and shapes like she might improve for a step up in trip; 1lb drop looks lenient for latest placed effort and can go well here.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

10

(4)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Alma Libre

9st 6lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

led, headed after 3f, led again under 3f out, pushed along and clear 1f out, kept on well but headed final strides

12/1

15th

9

(16)

27th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

17:50 Fairyhouse

Alma Libre

9st 10lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

33/1

3rd

5

(5)

13th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

18:55 Leopardstown

Alma Libre

9st 8lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

3rd
3 (18)
Tudor City

8/1

  • Place: £3.10

Form: 34214-

Last run: 203 days

W: 9st 12lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
Winner over hurdles last month and found some form again on the Flat last year; on a good mark and a useful apprentice taking the ride will help.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

3

(18)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Tudor City

9st 12lb

J: Jake Coen

T: A J Martin

midfield, headway over 2f out, ridden and went fourth over 1f out, went third inside final furlong, no impression towards finish

8/1

1st

3

28th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 50y

16:53 Punchestown

Tudor City

11st 11lb

J: B J Cooper

T: A J Martin

Galway Hurdle winner of 2019 also won at Leopardstown last October; absent since no show at latter venue over Christmas so may need this.

12/1

14th

5

27th Dec 2021

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:20 Leopardstown

Tudor City

11st 2lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: A J Martin

Veteran has been in decent fettle on the Flat lately, winning here and running well at Dundalk; however, was beaten a long way over hurdles at Cheltenham and has to rebound from that.

28/1

12/1

Form: 449-75

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict
Only beaten roughly 4l when dropped back to a similar trip at Tipperary last month and only 2lb above his last winning Flat mark; while others have stronger claims, he's hard to put a line through.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

16

(11)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Sequoiaspirit

9st 6lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: Ray Hackett

midfield, pushed along over 2f out, shaken up and ran on well inside final furlong, not reach leaders

12/1

5th

4

(21)

31st May 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 110y

19:45 Tipperary

Sequoiaspirit

10st 1lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Ray Hackett

towards rear, pushed along and headway towards far side under 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, never on terms

20/1

4th

1

3rd May 2022

Good

2m 1f 26y

17:25 Ballinrobe

Sequoiaspirit

11st 12lb

J: Tommy Brett

T: Ray Hackett

5th
12 (19)
Dammit

16/1

Form: 58-130 D

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 67

Form & Verdict
Too keen and didn't appreciate a step up in trip at Leopardstown earlier this month; in good form prior to that over this trip at Dundalk though; may bounce back.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

12

(19)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Dammit

9st 6lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Luke Comer

prominent, wandered around up the centre and lost position over 2f out, kept on final furlong

16/1

10th

3

(1)

9th Jun 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 0y

20:15 Leopardstown

Dammit

9st 13lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

started quickly, took keen hold, briefly led, joined after 1f, soon headed but prominent, dropped to midfield before halfway, lost position 4f out, towards rear when pushed along over 2f out, ridden and minor headway over 1f out, kept on

16/1

3rd

7

(6)

12th Apr 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Dammit

9st 8lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

Returned with a career best C&D win 20 days ago, winning by a neck to defy bad draw; runner-up boosted that form and there's a chance he could come on for that; not ruled from 5lb higher mark and he's the yard's first-string.

8/1

Form: 881754 D

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict
Won at Navan in April but has struggled from his higher mark since; beaten 20l at Fairyhouse a fortnight ago and remains best watched at present.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

5

(17)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Magnetic North

9st 8lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

prominent, ridden over 2f out, lost position over 1f out, kept on

25/1

4th

8

(3)

10th Jun 2022

Good

1m 5f 150y

19:05 Fairyhouse

Magnetic North

9st 5lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

led, clear after 3f, reduced lead after halfway, ridden when headed under 2f out, soon lost second and weakened, lost third inside final furlong

10/1

14th

10

(14)

2nd Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 180y

19:50 Leopardstown

Magnetic North

9st 5lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

in touch with leaders, midfield halfway, ridden over 4f out, weakened quickly under 3f out, eased from 2f out

16/1

Form: 023-34 BF

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 1lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 79

Form & Verdict
Five-race maiden; beaten favourite at Gowran 12 days ago, failing to come on from a promising return in a Roscommon maiden; doesn't look particularly well treated but has fewer miles on the clock than most in here.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

18

(10)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Impero

9st 1lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Donnacha Aidan O’Brien

prominent, soon raced in second, pushed along and pressed leader over 2f out, ridden and weakened from over 1f out

16/1

4th

1

(1)

12th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 1f 100y

16:15 Gowran Park

Impero

9st 12lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Donnacha Aidan O’Brien

prominent and briefly disputed lead, pressed leader when pushed along from 3f out, soon wandered around, outpaced when ridden over 1f out, no impression when bit short of room and hung right 1f out, kept on final 110yds

4/1

8th
22 (14)
Nectarine

5/1

Form: 16-443

Last run: 32 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 78

Form & Verdict
Got off the mark towards the back end of last season but marks in the 80s have proved beyond her subsequently; no signs of a return to her best form when a distant third in a fillies' handicap at Roscommon last month; yard won this last year.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

22

(14)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Nectarine

9st 0lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: J S Bolger

raced freely, midfield, headway but hung left 2f out, kept on final furlong, never on terms

5/1

3rd

13

(13)

23rd May 2022

Yielding

1m 2f 13y

18:30 Roscommon

Nectarine

8st 7lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: J S Bolger

Got off the mark in a Leopardstown nursery last October; not bad runs in defeat twice this term but is racing from 4lb out of the handicap today.

4th

7

(5)

7th May 2022

Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:00 Naas

Nectarine

8st 12lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

14/1

8/1

Form: 258-30

Last run: 4 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict
Nine-race maiden; one of her better runs when third of 13 on her return but beaten a long way out at Ballinrobe on Monday and her handicap mark still looks on the high side at present.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

1

(10)

29th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 120y

20:10 Tipperary

Folly Beach

10st 2lb

J: Daniel King

T: M A Molloy

always towards rear

16/1

9th

14

(20)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Folly Beach

9st 6lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: M A Molloy

in touch with leaders, rapid headway to lead after 3f, pushed along and headed 3f out, weakened gradually from under 2f out

8/1

12th

4

(14)

20th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 169y

20:20 Ballinrobe

Folly Beach

9st 12lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: M A Molloy

held up in behind leaders, close up before halfway, lost position when short of room over 3f out, soon dropped to midfield and pushed along but weakened

9/2

16/1

Form: 8502-0

Last run: 79 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict
Has won over fences on his last two starts; below form on last Flat start but well treated on some of last year's handicap form and might appreciate a return to this trip.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

12

1st Jul 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

19:45 Wexford

Na Caith Tobac

10st 3lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: Paul W Flynn

prominent, pushed along and weakened before 4 out, pulled up before 2 out

16/1

10th

15

(15)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Na Caith Tobac

9st 6lb

J: Ciara Flynn

T: Paul W Flynn

towards rear, ridden 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, never near to challenge

16/1

2nd

5

11th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 55y

16:40 Downpatrick

Na Caith Tobac

12st 0lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: Paul W Flynn

led, not fluent 1st, headed and chased leader before 2nd, disputed lead 6th, chased leader 5 out, ridden 3 out, soon kept on, mistake last, no chance with winner run-in

12/1

33/1

Form: 367/6-

Last run: 224 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Tailed off on return over hurdles last month; lightly raced on the Flat but doesn't look well treated on anything he has achieved so far; tongue-tie now tried.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

11th

9

(21)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Turkestan

9st 7lb

J: Daniel King

T: Mark Michael McNiff

towards rear of midfield, ridden and no impression under 2f out

33/1

8th

10

13th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Kilbeggan

Turkestan

11st 0lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Mark Michael McNiff

Major player on last season's form in maidens and handicaps; likes summer ground; record when fresh a concern; yard back among the winners.

7/1

7th

7

25th Nov 2021

Good

1m 7f 188y

14:40 Thurles

Turkestan

12st 0lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Mark Michael McNiff

Bits of promise on the Flat for Roger Varian; found only one too good in each of his three hurdle runs between June and August, albeit at a fairly modest level; should be back in his comfort-zone now after a run on the Flat at Dundalk.

7/4

Form: 0-0009

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Won Haydock novice on final start for David Simcock but no success since; well held again at Gowran last time and new trip needs to spark improvement.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

7

(2)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Bringsty

9st 7lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

never better than mid-division, ridden under 2f out, kept on, never on terms

25/1

10th

13

(16)

6th Jun 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

16:40 Gowran Park

Bringsty

9st 8lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Adrian McGuinness

dwelt start, in rear and detached early, pushed along 5f out, minor headway and keeping on when ridden over 1f out, never on terms (vet reported gelding was coughing post race)

7/1

13th

6

(19)

21st May 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:35 Curragh

Bringsty

9st 13lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Adrian McGuinness

Won 7f Haydock novice (soft) for David Simcock a year ago; generally struggled since and hasn't beaten a rival in two starts this term.

Form: 313523 D

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
In good form so far this season and hit the frame again at Leopardstown last time out; ought to be involved again.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

13th

2

(8)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Razdan

9st 13lb

J: Sean Bird

T: Christopher David Timmons

towards rear, ridden and some headway under 2f out, kept on, never near to challenge

7/1

3rd

5

(13)

2nd Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 180y

19:50 Leopardstown

Razdan

9st 8lb

J: Georgia Dobie

T: Christopher David Timmons

slowly away, in rear, joined main group after 4f, headway when bit short of room under 2f out, shaken up and went fourth 1f out, ridden and went third against far rail inside final furlong (jockey said gelding was slowly away)

8/1

18

(9)

20th May 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 6f 0y

20:15 Curragh

Razdan

9st 1lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: Christopher David Timmons

Form: -23542

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
Only 1-22 but in the form of her life at present and was only beaten roughly 2l when runner-up in a Leopardstown handicap earlier this month; nothing wrong with a 2lb rise and she can go well again here.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

14th

11

(5)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Arctic Blaze

9st 6lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

midfield, headway towards far side under 3f out, ridden 2f out, weakened over 1f out

10/1

4th

12

(4)

13th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

18:55 Leopardstown

Arctic Blaze

9st 0lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

20/1

Form: 546379

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Both wins have come on AW and 0-9 on turf;- beaten 10l when slowly away at Fairyhouse last time and needs marked improvement for the step back up in trip.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

15th

8

(6)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Tooreen Angel

9st 7lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: J A Stack

towards rear of midfield, pushed along under 3f out, no impression over 1f out

20/1

9th

3

(11)

27th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

17:50 Fairyhouse

Tooreen Angel

9st 13lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: J A Stack

8/1

7th

15

(7)

8th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

17:35 Leopardstown

Tooreen Angel

8st 11lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: J A Stack

20/1

Form: -61408

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict
Won on yard debut in March but seems to have gone off the boil in recent Flat starts; drop back in trip needs to spark a revival.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

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

7/1

Form: /053-3

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Hurdle winner before a career best Flat effort at Leopardstown earlier this month when beaten 2l in a Leopardstown handicap; only nudged up 1lb and can give another good account.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

17th

6

(13)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Auckland

9st 7lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Anthony Mullins

towards rear of midfield, pushed along and dropped to rear 3f out, soon ridden and detached, no extra from under 2f out

7/1

3rd

1

(9)

9th Jun 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 0y

20:15 Leopardstown

Auckland

10st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Anthony Mullins

held up in behind leaders, pushed along under 3f out, ridden when headway under 2f out, went second and made challenge inside final furlong, no extra inside final 110yds, lost second final strides

15/2

1st

1

16th May 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

17:00 Killarney

Auckland

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Anthony Mullins

25/1

Form: 1200-0

Last run: 79 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict
Struggling for form over hurdles of late and well held when last seen on the Flat; 6lb above his last winning mark.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

18th

1

(22)

24th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:18 Curragh

Ideal Pal

10st 0lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Michael Mulvany

dwelt start, towards rear, brief headway into midfield 4f out, ridden and weakened under 3f out

25/1

6

12th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 95y

17:00 Clonmel

Ideal Pal

11st 6lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Michael Mulvany

16th

9

28th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 40y

15:40 Punchestown

Ideal Pal

11st 8lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Michael Mulvany

9/1

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Folly Beach, Global Energy, Irish Lullaby, Delta Dawn, Nevendon

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Payout
Exacta €273.00
Straight Forecast €310.70
Trifecta €2716.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Alma Libre

TOPSPEED:

Tudor City

POSTDATA:

Common Practice

RP Ratings (IRE):

Alma Libre

The Irish Sun:

Tudor City