July 08 / 18.05 Cork

18.05 Cork

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Mallow Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5701.68
  • 2m 0f 190y
  • 19 runners
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Mallow Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

12/1 (Won)

  • Win: £7.10
  • Place: £2.10

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12/1

  • Place: £1.60

Form: 54P10- D BF

Last run: 92 days

W: 11st 3lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict
A long way below her best since three consecutive seconds at Tramore and Cork (twice) last autumn and recent Tipperary effort was tame; hard to be confident in now although handicapper has given her a chance.
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5th

7

11th Aug 2022

Good

1m 7f 45y

17:30 Tramore

Masterstonemason

11st 5lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: F Costello

in rear throughout, not fluent 1st, detached from 2nd, joined main group 6th, pushed along 7th, no impression before 2 out

20/1

10th

9

19th Jul 2022

Good

2m 1f 95y

17:30 Ballinrobe

Masterstonemason

11st 1lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: F Costello

never better than mid-division, pushed along after 3 out, ridden and no impression after 2 out

16/1

2nd

15

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Masterstonemason

11st 3lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: F Costello

midfield, pushed along before 3 out, ridden when some headway after 3 out, switched right before last, kept on but no impression run-in

12/1

16/1

  • Place: £2.90

Form: 0/62-4 BF

Last run: 66 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict
Back to form to spring 25-1 shock at Limerick in March but never got competitive in similar contest 10 days later; back from a short break and can't be ruled out although not the most consistent.
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4th

10

(6)

5th Aug 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 115y

20:25 Tipperary

Sequoiaspirit

10st 9lb

J: Miss A B O’Connor

T: Ray Hackett

dwelt start, towards rear, headway when pushed along on inner over 2f out, keeping on and pressed leaders when ridden under 2f out, bit short of room 1f out, kept on but no impression final 110yds

16/1

3rd

14

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Sequoiaspirit

11st 4lb

J: Tommy Brett

T: Ray Hackett

always towards rear, not fluent 1st, soon reminder, pushed along briefly after 3rd, not fluent and pushed along briefly 6th, no impression when not fluent 3 out, hampered by faller 2 out, never going well

16/1

9th

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

8/1

Form: /50P-0 D

Last run: 50 days

W: 11st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Right back to his best when winning Sligo Flat handicap on his return in May but didn't feature over extended trip at Killarney later in month; best form on soft/heavy so could struggle on this quicker surface on hurdles return.
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5th

17

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Automatic

11st 0lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: W J Burke

prominent, pushed along when every chance after 3 out, weakening when hampered by faller and eased 2 out

14/1

12th

5

19th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:55 Tipperary

Automatic

11st 9lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: W J Burke

33/1

21th

10

30th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 0y

18:35 Punchestown

Automatic

12st 0lb

J: Sarah Connell

T: W J Burke

Won maiden hurdle at Limerick 21 months ago but tailed off or pulled up in seven subsequent starts.

Form: 259/3/

Last run: 487 days

W: 11st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 106

Form & Verdict
Reeled off hat-trick at Clonmel, Roscommon and Punchestown in the first half of last season, all on good ground; ran as if in need of the run on Ballinrobe comback in late May, more expected of here back on favoured ground.
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6th

6

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Ballycaines

11st 11lb

J: G B Noonan

T: B A Murphy

in touch with leaders, nudged along when not fluent 3 out, soon weakened, no impression when hampered by faller 2 out

7/1

Form: 790-54

Last run: 39 days

W: 11st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 108

Form & Verdict
Last seen over hurdles when third in Leopardstown handicap at this trip in March 2021; Flat form afterwards was disappointing and absent for over a year so may well need this.
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12th

1

19th Jul 2022

Good

2m 1f 95y

17:30 Ballinrobe

Look Dont Touch

11st 13lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

in touch with leaders, nudged along and outpaced before 2 out, ridden and weakened quickly before last

15/2

7th

5

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Look Dont Touch

11st 13lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

soon led, not fluent 2nd, joined 6th, headed before 4 out, weakened quickly after 4 out, tailed off

8/1

4th

3

30th May 2022

Good

2m 2f 109y

18:50 Ballinrobe

Look Dont Touch

11st 12lb

J: Danny Hand

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

10/1

Form: 4009-0

Last run: 8 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Only win came at Sandown in 2020 when trained by Ralph Beckett; Irish form not exactly appealing, has shown a little in five maiden hurdle runs; handicap debutant and not one to rule out.
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11th

9

8th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 143y

18:55 Ballinrobe

Malbas

11st 6lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: John C McConnell

towards rear, minor headway 4 out, pushed along after 2 out, kept on, never near to challenge

16/1

8th

11

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Malbas

11st 7lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: John C McConnell

took keen hold, prominent early, held up in behind leaders after 1st, headway and joined leaders 6th, led clearly after 4 out, faced challenge when hit 3 out, soon ridden, fell 2 out

14/1

Form: 696-25 D

Last run: 40 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 109

Form & Verdict
Maiden produced a seasonal-best at Ballinrobe on latest, only tiring late over 2m2f when close fourth; back further in trip here and has his chance.
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2nd

12

(11)

13th Aug 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 50y

20:00 Tramore

Swelltime

9st 0lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: W J O’Doherty

prominent, went second after 3f, made challenge 4f out, ridden and 2 lengths down over 1f out, no impression but kept on inside final furlong

6/1

1st

5

15th Jul 2022

Good

1m 7f 50y

18:30 Kilbeggan

Swelltime

11st 9lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: W J O’Doherty

prominent, went second 2 out, going best when shaken up to lead approaching last, pushed out and went clear run-in

9/2

9th

4

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Swelltime

12st 0lb

J: J J Slevin

T: W J O’Doherty

in touch with leaders, midfield when pushed along and switched right after 3 out, soon headway, hampered by faller and ridden 2 out, kept on but no impression run-in

16/1

Form: 135-P7 D

Last run: 33 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 109

Form & Verdict
Operating at moderate level on the Flat nowadays, though good third at Gowran last month; solid enough form over hurdles previously so one to consider.
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9th

3

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Filon D’oudairies

12st 0lb

J: Mr H C Swan

T: J P Broderick

towards rear, jumped slightly left 1st, mistake 2nd, headway after 4 out, ridden into midfield after 3 out, keeping on when hampered by faller 2 out, never near to challenge

16/1

7th

8

5th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 200y

16:55 Kilbeggan

Filon D’oudairies

11st 3lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: J P Broderick

always towards rear, pushed along before 3 out, ridden and no impression after 2 out

10/1

15

13th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 100y

19:45 Kilbeggan

Filon D’oudairies

10st 8lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: J P Broderick

Form: 300-59

Last run: 32 days

W: 10st 11lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Flat winner over 1m2f for William Haggas; not yet as effective a hurdler, unseating at the first at Punchestown last time when didn't go unbacked; may yet improve.
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15th

5

1st Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 180y

16:00 Cork

Pepperocco

11st 9lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: David Harry Kelly

took keen hold, prominent, ridden and weakened quickly before 3 out, well beaten when hampered 3 out

25/1

10th

19

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Pepperocco

10st 11lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: David Harry Kelly

midfield, headway on inner 5th, pressed leaders after 4 out, keeping on when mistake 3 out, pushed along when left in lead 2 out, soon ridden, idled but kept on well run-in

14/1

9th

12

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Listowel

Pepperocco

11st 7lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: David Harry Kelly

midfield, pushed along and still plenty to do 2 out, kept on approaching last, went remote fourth towards finish, never on terms

14/1

Form: 8690-

Last run: 194 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict
Kilbeggan maiden win came nearly 2 years ago; mixed hurdling and chasing of late to little avail; of limited appeal.
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11th

9

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Gift Of Kings

11st 10lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Gordon Elliott

towards rear, headway into midfield after 4 out, raced wide when pushed along before 3 out, not fluent and outpaced 3 out, keeping on when ridden after 2 out, no extra run-in

13/2

11th

3

(2)

20th Apr 2022

Good

1m 6f 70y

18:50 Bellewstown

Gift Of Kings

10st 0lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Gordon Elliott

Form: PP-89P D

Last run: 8 days

W: 11st 2lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 97

Form & Verdict
Limerick winner two years ago but not so effective chasing and hard to make a case for on hurdles return.
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12th

16

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Capture The Action

11st 2lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: James Joseph Mangan

prominent early, midfield when mistake and lost position 4 out, soon dropped to rear when pushed along, weakened before 3 out, tailed off

14/1

7

30th Jun 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

17:35 Tipperary

Capture The Action

11st 7lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: James Joseph Mangan

soon prominent, not fluent 3rd, pressed leaders when pushed along briefly 4 out, pushed along before 3 out, lost position when ridden and weakened after 3 out, dropped to rear when eased and pulled up before 2 out

20/1

9th

1

25th May 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:45 Wexford

Capture The Action

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: James Joseph Mangan

In good form towards the end of last year hitting the crossbar thrice but she's lost her way since and was tailed off at Cork earlier this month (a course she goes well at); would prefer some rain to arrive.

16/1

Form: 9/0-U1 D

Last run: 56 days

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict
Sole win came in AW handicap at Newcastle (1m4f) a couple of seasons ago; lost his way over hurdles last year and last of 11 on Flat comeback in April; hard to be confident in but ground in his favour.
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6

4th Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 195y

17:30 Sligo

Backing Band

10st 13lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: Peter Fahey

Showed little in three maiden starts before shock 25-1 win at Kilbeggan in May; soundly beaten in handicap company at Cork since; may fare better in this company but this is a tough ask.

12/1

13th

8

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Backing Band

11st 10lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: Peter Fahey

towards rear of midfield, pushed along after 4 out, jumped slightly left 3 out, soon ridden, no impression when hampered by faller and unseated rider 2 out

10/1

1st

2

13th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

16:55 Kilbeggan

Backing Band

11st 12lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: Peter Fahey

33s or bigger and quiet so far; not an obvious hope now.

16/1

Form: 86/F0-

Last run: 117 days

W: 10st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Lightly raced mare shaped promisingly in Killarney maiden last year but hasn't progressed; now tried hooded for handicap debut.
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16

(7)

3rd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 180y

20:30 Sligo

Der Mc

9st 10lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Michael John O’Connor

Second reserve; won over 1m5f here in May; held on Flat and over hurdles since; likes soft ground.

12th

20

1st Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 180y

16:35 Cork

Der Mc

10st 10lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Michael John O’Connor

midfield, headway towards far side before 3 out, pushed along and no impression 2 out, soon weakened

22

31st Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 160y

14:00 Galway

Der Mc

10st 5lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Michael John O’Connor

Second reserve; dual Flat winner; unplaced in eight over hurdles and has struggled since handicapping in this sphere.

Form: 000-8U

Last run: 45 days

W: 10st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
First reserve; shock Wexford winner in May followed up with good second at Limerick; pulled up over fences at Tramore last Saturday and back hurdling here with a chance.
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1st

9

4th Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 195y

18:00 Sligo

Just Jacob

11st 8lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Gavin Cromwell

prominent in chasing group, went third 6th, went second and switched left approaching last, ridden to lead run-in, kept on well

15/2

15th

20

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Just Jacob

10st 7lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Gavin Cromwell

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, raced wide when pushed along before 3 out, keeping on when ridden after 2 out, no extra run-in

16/1

14

24th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 115y

14:25 Punchestown

Just Jacob

11st 5lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Gavin Cromwell

Flat winner over 1m2f for William Haggas; may improve from recent handicap debut at Down Royal; has a bit to find with the more experienced Grinn on that running.

14/1

Form: 1116-0 D

Last run: 39 days

W: 11st 11lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 106

Form & Verdict
Much improved for shock 25-1 win on third maiden run when scoring at Kilbeggan in May, comfortably landing moderate contest on good ground; unexposed entering handicaps here and quite likely has more to offer so shortlisted.
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11th

14

27th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 110y

18:10 Galway

Romella

10st 2lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: John J Walsh

prominent, soon raced in second, pushed along and briefly led before 2 out, ridden and weakened approaching last

33/1

16th

7

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Romella

11st 11lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: John J Walsh

prominent, raced in second when mistake 2nd, joined leaders 6th, pressed leader when not fluent 3 out, soon ridden and weakened, dropped to midfield when hampered by faller 2 out

16/1

13th

6

30th May 2022

Good

2m 2f 109y

18:50 Ballinrobe

Romella

11st 12lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: John J Walsh

11/2

Form: 90-608 D

Last run: 35 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Three Flat wins but 0-11 hurdling and recent Tipperary effort was underwhelming; that was after a short break so could improve for it.
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14th

6

19th Jul 2022

Good

2m 1f 95y

17:30 Ballinrobe

Ashqar

11st 6lb

J: Declan Queally

T: Declan Queally

midfield, pushed along after 3 out, weakened from 2 out

18/1

10

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Ashqar

11st 7lb

J: Declan Queally

T: Declan Queally

towards rear, headway after 4 out, midfield when switched right before 2 out, not fluent then brought down 2 out

8/1

Form: 8F08-8 D

Last run: 57 days

W: 11st 6lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict
Flat wins on both good and soft ground; easily pick of 5 attempts hurdling when second in 2m Limerick handicap in April off 93; jumping let him down at Ballinrobe subsequently and back hurdling here after a couple of runs on the Flat; not one to rule out.
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10

8th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 143y

18:55 Ballinrobe

Toms Courage

11st 6lb

J: Niall Moore

T: John M Burke

Mid-division over 2m3f at Cork last week; better judged on previous third over 2m1f at the same venue; blinkered for the first time.

14/1

9th

10

1st Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 180y

16:35 Cork

Toms Courage

11st 7lb

J: Niall Moore

T: John M Burke

midfield, headway and prominent halfway, ridden and weakened before 2 out

12/1

13

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Toms Courage

11st 6lb

J: Niall Moore

T: John M Burke

towards rear of midfield, headway 4 out, pressed leaders when not fluent 3 out, soon pushed along, hampered by faller 2 out, ridden and ran on after last, went second final strides

14/1

Form: PP/44-

Last run: 77 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Last win came at Kilbeggan in April 2021 off 1lb lower; hasn't really threatened in two outings this year and needs to improve significantly to feature.
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12

8th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 190y

18:05 Cork

Mephisto

11st 7lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Gerard Keane

midfield, headway after 4 out, pressed leaders when ridden after 3 out, jumped slightly right 2 out, soon ridden and made challenge, kept on but no extra when lost second final strides

16/1

8th

16

(15)

27th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

17:50 Fairyhouse

Mephisto

8st 8lb

J: James Ryan

T: Gerard Keane

12/1

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Payout
Exacta €442.00
Straight Forecast €369.60
Tricast €2803.70
Trifecta €2460.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Look Dont Touch

SPOTLIGHT:

Backing Band

TOPSPEED:

Malbas

POSTDATA:

Look Dont Touch

The Irish Sun:

Backing Band