July 12 / 19.00 Killarney

19.00 Killarney

Good

Irish Examiner Handicap

  • Prize money: £8180.67
  • 2m 0f 185y
  • 12 runners
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Irish Examiner Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

3/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.00
  • Place: £1.60

Form: 570-21

Last run: 33 days

W: 8st 11lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict
Has shown improved form tackling handicaps lately, getting off the mark at Leopardstown (1m7f) after a decent seasonal debut at Gowran; will relish this trip; strong chance.
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1st

11

(12)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

Harry’s Legacy

8st 11lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: Henry De Bromhead

held up in rear, headway over 3f out, ridden into midfield 2f out, chased leaders inside final furlong, ran on well to lead towards finish

3/1

1st

4

(15)

9th Jun 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 0y

20:15 Leopardstown

Harry’s Legacy

9st 13lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: Henry De Bromhead

slightly awkward start, took keen hold, in rear, headway going okay over 4f out, keeping on when pushed along and raced wide over 2f out, soon ridden and ran on towards near side, led from 1f out, went clear inside final 110yds

9/2

9/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 2/421-

Last run: 265 days

W: 9st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
Navan Flat maiden winner last October wasn't at his best over hurdles lately; one to consider returning to Flat on handicap debut; can be keen.
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2nd

12

28th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 11y

17:05 Galway

Jesse Evans

11st 6lb

J: B J Cooper

T: Noel Meade

in touch with leaders, headway and prominent after 4 out, ridden and went second after 2 out, led last, headed run-in, kept on but held towards finish

14/1

2nd

3

(7)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

Jesse Evans

9st 11lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Noel Meade

towards rear, switched right and headway on outer over 2f out, ridden and chased leaders inside final furlong, ran on well and went second towards finish

9/1

17th

8

30th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 30y

17:30 Punchestown

Jesse Evans

11st 6lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Noel Meade

Won a nice pot at Killarney this time last year and fine fourth in Galway Hurdle; won on the Flat last autumn but has struggled in handicap hurdles, bit more encouraging last time at Fairyhouse; marked step up in trip here with hood tried.

14/1

14/1

  • Place: £5.70

Form: 2226-7

Last run: 80 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
Consistent in UK but only one win; not a bad run on Flat for this yard at Navan before a modest hurdles effort; chance if returning to best form.
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5th

1

6th Aug 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:25 Kilbeggan

Cozone

11st 12lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Matthew J Smith

prominent, pressed leader after 2 out, every chance approaching last, no extra run-in

8/1

4

30th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 150y

14:00 Galway

Cozone

11st 12lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Matthew J Smith

Was found to be coughing after his sole run over hurdles at Down Royal in May; in better form on the Flat although comes here on the back of a sub-standard effort in a 2m handicap on Wednesday; others preferred.

20/1

9th

2

(11)

27th Jul 2022

Soft

2m 0f 110y

20:20 Galway

Cozone

10st 1lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Matthew J Smith

midfield, good headway and prominent on inner after 4f, pushed along and briefly went second 2f out, weakened quickly 1f out, soon eased

13/2

16/1

Form: 280-80 C

Last run: 41 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Won a maiden over 1m6f here last year but has been poor on both recent Flat starts and cheekpieces are reached for; chance if they revitalise her.
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2

(6)

13th Aug 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 50y

19:30 Tramore

Monas Melody

10st 2lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: S Curling

Returned to form with a half length defeat when fourth at Killarney last month but beaten a long way out and pulled up at Galway last time (reportedly never travelling); return to quicker ground could help and on a fair mark.

13/2

13

(16)

25th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 179y

18:40 Galway

Monas Melody

11st 3lb

J: Mr P A King

T: S Curling

midfield early, lost position when pushed along before halfway, became detached when weakened after halfway, pulled up 5f out (jockey said mare never travelled and was pulled up)

25/1

4th

6

(10)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

Monas Melody

9st 9lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: S Curling

towards rear of midfield, pushed along and headway under 3f out, ridden to lead 1f out, faced strong challenge final 110yds, headed towards finish

16/1

8/1

Form: 31014- D BF

Last run: 313 days

W: 9st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
Poor over jumps the last twice but was in decent form when last seen on the Flat and is respected back in this sphere; finished third in this last year.
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4th

3

(5)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 7f 0y

20:25 Leopardstown

No Thanks

9st 11lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Matthew J Smith

prominent, pressed leaders when pushed along over 3f out, ridden from over 1f out, kept on but no extra final 110yds, not pace to challenge

6/1

12th

8

(8)

27th Jul 2022

Soft

2m 0f 110y

20:20 Galway

No Thanks

9st 13lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Matthew J Smith

led, joined halfway, pushed along and weakened from 2f out, eased final 110yds

9/1

5th

10

(8)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

No Thanks

9st 0lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Matthew J Smith

midfield, pushed along and headway 3f out, ridden to lead under 2f out, headed 1f out, weakened towards finish

8/1

OUR TIP

Form: 65657-

Last run: 254 days

W: 9st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
Decent dual-purpose sort wasn't disgraced in valuable staying handicaps last autumn; makes seasonal debut and a squeak if ready enough; yard also runs Harry's Legacy.
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11th

9

(9)

25th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 179y

18:40 Galway

Lynwood Gold

11st 5lb

J: Mr J L Gleeson

T: Henry De Bromhead

slowly away and lost many lengths start, pushed along briefly, soon recovered in rear, pushed along from under 6f out, reminders over 3f out, kept on when ridden from over 2f out, never on terms

16/1

6th

2

(5)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

Lynwood Gold

9st 12lb

J: W J Lee

T: Henry De Bromhead

midfield, pushed along and chased leaders under 3f out, ridden over 1f out, no extra inside final 110yds

9/1

7th

8

(17)

31st Oct 2021

Heavy

2m 0f 25y

15:45 Naas

Lynwood Gold

9st 3lb

J: W J Lee

T: Henry De Bromhead

Never any closer than he was at the line when fifth in the Cesarewitch, but a fine effort and if he can build on that, he won't be far away; has winning form on heavy ground so no worries on that front either; respected.

10/1

Form: 55/003

Last run: 25 days

W: 8st 10lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 72

Form & Verdict
Lightly-raced in the past year; not a bad effort at Limerick last time over this trip; needs a bit more today but can't be dismissed.
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4

(10)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 7f 0y

20:25 Leopardstown

Curious Bride

9st 6lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Eamonn O’Connell

1m4f winner for Noel Meade and also successful over hurdles; best effort for this yard when third over 2m1f at Limerick (just a head behind runner-up Rich Belief) but well beaten twice since including at Galway last week.

10/1

12th

5

(17)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 6f 14y

20:40 Galway

Curious Bride

9st 13lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Eamonn O’Connell

in touch with leaders, prominent but pushed along over 3f out, weakened from 2f out

20/1

7th

12

(6)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

Curious Bride

8st 10lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Eamonn O’Connell

prominent, went second 6f out, pushed along to lead 3f out, ridden and headed under 2f out, weakened final furlong

12/1

Form: 2/33

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 0lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
Useful NH type came back from a long absence this year; decent runs in Flat maidens lately and is one to consider on handicap debut.
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8th

3

(20)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 6f 14y

20:40 Galway

Advantage Point

10st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

prominent, led after 1f, pushed along and headed 2f out, weakened final furlong

50/1

8th

9

(4)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

Advantage Point

9st 0lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

disputed lead, raced in second after 2f, led again after 5f, pushed along and headed under 3f out, weakened from over 1f out

7/1

3rd

1

(8)

16th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 7f 0y

20:20 Leopardstown

Advantage Point

11st 7lb

J: Mr N Bashford

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

pressed leader, chased clear leader after 3f, pushed along and lost second 4f out, ridden under 2f out, no impression inside final furlong

7/1

Form: /5140- BF

Last run: 275 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Got off the mark in a Limerick handicap last year and ran a cracker at Galway next time; makes seasonal/stable debut but best form is with more give in the ground.
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5th

17

(11)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

National Ballet

9st 2lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Mrs John Harrington

towards rear, raced in last and pushed along 3f out, ridden and ran on well inside final furlong

16/1

9th

7

(2)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

National Ballet

9st 7lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

prominent, pushed along 4f out, outpaced under 3f out, no extra over 1f out

9/1

11th

29

10th Oct 2021

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:05 Curragh

National Ballet

8st 6lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

Slow-maturing type came good when upped in trip on soft ground at Limerick in July; looked in need of further at Galway subsequently so more could be forthcoming now upped in trip; 1lb wrong.

14/1

Form: /33118

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Won a Roscommon maiden and Leopardstown handicap earlier in the season in contrasting ground conditions; had an off day last time; chance if bouncing back.
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10th

4

(9)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

Startedwithakiss

9st 10lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

disputed lead, led after 2f, headed after 5f, prominent until ridden and weakened from 2f out

10/1

7th

11

(4)

28th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 0y

19:40 Roscommon

Startedwithakiss

9st 6lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

dwelt start, midfield, pressed leaders when pushed along on outer 3f out, soon ridden and outpaced, lost position when hung right over 2f out, soon no impression, eased final 110yds

14/1

Form: 07888/

Last run: 983 days

W: 10st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict
Listed winner for Aidan O'Brien three years ago; came back from 925 days away when unplaced twice over hurdles lately; questions back on Flat; yard had a hurdle winner recently.
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4

14th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

13:40 Tramore

Western Australia

11st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Josh Halley

prominent on outer, joined leaders 4th, led from 5th, joined before 3 out, headed when ridden and weakened after 3 out, dropped to rear when pulled up before 2 out

11/2

11th

1

(1)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

Western Australia

10st 6lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Josh Halley

midfield on inner, ridden and lost position under 3f out, no impression under 2f out

11/1

7th

1

4th Jun 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 175y

12:45 Tramore

Western Australia

11st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: J Halley

midfield, some headway on inner 3 out, pushed along before 2 out, soon no impression

14/1

10/1

Form: 74613-

Last run: 313 days

W: 9st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Useful sort wasn't at his best over fences lately; was in decent form when last seen on the level but is still 5lb above last winning mark.
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9

14th Aug 2022

Good

2m 5f 150y

16:35 Tramore

Groveman

10st 9lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

reluctant to line up, virtually refused to race and lost many lengths start, tailed off when pulled up after 4th

6/1

3rd

4

20th Jul 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:15 Limerick

Groveman

11st 9lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

towards rear, not fluent 1st, midfield 8th, pushed along after 3 out, soon chased leaders, outpaced 2 out, soon ridden, rallied run-in, went third towards finish, ran on

12/1

12th

5

(11)

12th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 185y

19:00 Killarney

Groveman

9st 9lb

J: Emmet McNamara

T: E McNamara

always towards rear, pushed along 4f out, ridden and became detached 3f out, eased from under 2f out

10/1

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Payout
Exacta €168.00
Straight Forecast €165.00
Tricast €2386.00
Trifecta €3217.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Harry's Legacy

RP Ratings (IRE):

Jesse Evans

TOPSPEED:

Harry's Legacy

POSTDATA:

Harry's Legacy

The Irish Sun:

Harry's Legacy