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TaxAssist Accountants Kildare-South Irish EBF Fillies Maiden

  • Prize money: £7436.97
  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 16 runners
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TaxAssist Accountants Kildare-South Irish EBF Fillies Maiden

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

3/1 (Won)

  • Win: £3.60
  • Place: £1.70

Form: 2- BF

Last run: 329 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Filly by a great stallion; beaten fav' on debut over 7f (sft) here last summer but still a solid effort; yard is in tremendous form, so a leading player if handling this faster ground; market can be a pointer.

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12th

6

(4)

18th Aug 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 30y

17:35 Killarney

Benitoite

8st 12lb

J: Conor Hoban

T: Mrs John Harrington

prominent early, bit short of room and lost position after 2f, dropped to midfield before halfway, in touch with leaders when ridden 3f out, weakened gradually from over 2f out, eased final furlong, burst blood vessel

8/1

1st

2

(7)

16th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Curragh

Benitoite

9st 3lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

held up in behind leaders on inner, pushed along 2f out, ridden and went third inside final furlong, ran on well to lead inside final 110yds, edged left towards finish, won going away (jockey said filly hung left when she hit the front)

3/1

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— yo

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No Results Found

Form: 435-5

Last run: 42 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Best of three runs last year was when third to Caire Go Deo, who runs in the Oaks earlier on this card; was green on seasonal debut at Listowel but will have improved from that and a player today.

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4th

9

(6)

13th Jan 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:30 Dundalk (AW)

Livia Celeste

9st 4lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Twice placed from ten starts; seems well exposed at this stage; finished behind Rockview Consort and Selador last time; officially rated 4lb inferior to stablemate Selador, though she finished one place in front of that rival here last month.

7/1

3rd

8

(2)

21st Dec 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Livia Celeste

9st 3lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

midfield

12/1

7th

7

(3)

7th Dec 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

15:15 Dundalk (AW)

Livia Celeste

9st 10lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Eight-race maiden but some solid form in defeat through the summer and it was another good run when beaten roughly 2l in a maiden here last month; back down in trip and a 3lb drop in the weights looks lenient.

9/1

Form: 96

Last run: 42 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Improved upon her Naas debut over 1m2f when beaten 6.25l over this trip at Listowel last time; plenty more needed but is going the right way.

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5th

2

(5)

8th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 1f 0y

18:30 Leopardstown

Believeinmiracles

9st 4lb

J: Colin Keane

T: W McCreery

Gowran maiden winner at this trip last summer (good) was safely held in stakes company afterwards and disappointing seasonal return at same track in Listed event last month, too keen; bit to find now.

14/1

12th

2

(7)

3rd May 2023

Soft

1m 1f 100y

18:20 Gowran Park

Believeinmiracles

9st 9lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: W McCreery

towards rear

25/1

9th

7

(3)

4th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Believeinmiracles

9st 2lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: W McCreery

raced freely, prominent

12/1

6th
4 (8)
Esculenta

12/1

Form: 3-3295

Last run: 41 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Placed in 4-7 starts, with best run coming on seasonal debut when only 2.25l behind Tuesday at Naas; however, hasn't matched that since and has questions to answer; hood added.

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11th

4

(10)

19th Jul 2023

Yielding

1m 0f 40y

18:20 Killarney

Esculenta

9st 9lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: R P Cody

Handicap winner off 84 at Gowran on penultimate start; found things too demanding in a Listed race at Navan and held by Giladah on that basis.

25/1

8th

4

(2)

11th Jun 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

15:40 Navan

Esculenta

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: R P Cody

raced in second, lost second but prominent after 2f

16/1

1st

2

(5)

10th May 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

15:05 Gowran Park

Esculenta

9st 10lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: R P Cody

made all, shaken up under 2f out, ridden clear inside final furlong, much reduced lead towards finish, just did enough

3/1

40/1

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Last run:

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Second foal; dam 1m3f-1m4f winner (RPR 95), half-sister to 7f-1m winner Korbous out of prolific 6f-1m winner; best watched today for future reference.

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9th

3

(6)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 120y

16:00 Sligo

God Knows

9st 3lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Richard Brabazon

Successful over this trip at Down Royal in September (good) and very encouraging seasonal return over inadequate 7f at the Curragh last month, staying-on third of 21 on testing ground; big run expected now back up in trip.

5/1

3rd

9

(16)

21st Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

15:30 Curragh

God Knows

9st 9lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Richard Brabazon

in touch with leaders towards near side

12/1

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Last run:

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Third foal; dam 7.4f 2yo winner (RPR 80), half-sister to 6f Group 3 winner Only Mine and useful 1m-1m4f winner Miner's Lamp out of 10.6f AW Listed winner; by a quality sire but unsold for 14,000GBP as a yearling; should run respectably.

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1st

7

(7)

19th May 2023

Yielding

1m 2f 0y

18:20 Leopardstown

Musical Rhapsody

9st 9lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

soon midfield, bit short of room over 2f out, soon pushed along and headway when switched right, ridden and ran on well from over 1f out, led final strides

8/1

1st

3

(1)

1st Feb 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

13:42 Dundalk (AW)

Musical Rhapsody

9st 13lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

midfield, ridden when headway towards far side over 1f out, led final 110yds, kept on well

12/1

8th

12

(3)

21st Dec 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Musical Rhapsody

9st 7lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

disputed lead early, prominent after 2f

12/1

Form: 3734

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Second foal; dam 5f-6f winner (inc' Group 2 Queen Mary; RPR 113), half-sister to US 6f 2yo stakes winner Prenuptial; by the legendary Galileo out af a classy dam, so of major interest, especially if strong in the market.

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9th

12

(2)

24th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 5f 160y

19:25 Gowran Park

Santa Catarina

9st 5lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: W P Browne

11-race maiden not seen since finishing well held in a claimer last summer; yet another with questions to answer on the ground.

14/1

20/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Best run in five starts came on seasonal debut in a 7f Naas maiden (yld/sft) but hasn't been as effective since; looked in need of further at Fairyhouse last time over 7f; has to put best foot forward.

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10

(4)

31st Aug 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

14:25 Gowran Park

So Beautiful

9st 3lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: A P O’Brien

Galileo filly out of Queen Mary winner and Nunthorpe runner-up (at two) Acapulco; hard to identify her optimum trip; drop to 6f failed to do the trick for her last time; previously third over just a bit further than this at Tipperary; runner-up in that race bolted up over 1m at Bellewstown, and the winner has been Group 3-placed.

9/4

6th

20

(6)

20th Aug 2022

Good

0m 6f 0y

16:20 Curragh

So Beautiful

9st 3lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: A P O’Brien

briefly led towards far side early, headed but prominent after 1f, led again when ridden from 2f out, joined over 1f out, soon headed, weakened gradually inside final furlong

5/2

3rd

13

(19)

5th Aug 2022

Yielding

0m 7f 100y

18:10 Tipperary

So Beautiful

9st 3lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: A P O’Brien

soon raced in second, pressed leader going okay home turn, briefly disputed lead when pushed along under 2f out, ridden over 1f out, soon outpaced, no chance with winner when lost second inside final 110yds

11/4

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Beaten almost 20l on C&D debut and enormous improvement to find.

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18

(4)

29th Sep 2022

Good

0m 7f 162y

14:40 Bellewstown

Casino Queen

10st 2lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

Reserve; ran okay in one of her maidens but handicap debut was forgettable; now blinkered.

19th

14

(8)

24th Sep 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

16:30 Curragh

Casino Queen

9st 5lb

J: Dean Curran

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

prominent, pushed along and lost position over 3f out, soon weakened

16/1

14th

20

(7)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Casino Queen

9st 3lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

prominent, weakened quickly from over 2f out

Form: 50-264

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Unfancied on debut for a Naas 1m maiden but ran a cracker to be third to a filly who has followed-up since; will surely have improved nicely from that run, so is of major interest today.

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No Results Found

Form:

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Slowly away when beaten 14.5l on debut at Fairyhouse over 6f; will have to improve plenty for the step-up in trip.

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11th

10

(4)

27th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 176y

14:00 Bellewstown

Our Matilda

9st 0lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Garry Caldwell

towards rear of midfield

50/1

0

5

(3)

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Our Matilda

9st 10lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Garry Caldwell

midfield, clipped heels when stumbled and unseated after 1f

100/1

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W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Half-sister to 6 winners inc Nurture (1m2f; 103), Cala Corallina (Italian 1m2f; 96) and Upper Silesian (1m4f; 85); dam unraced half-sister to US 8.5f Listed winner Sol Mi Fa out of Prix de Diane winner; 8,000Euros yearling comes from a respected yard and could run respectably.

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6th

9

(7)

22nd Aug 2023

Soft

0m 7f 93y

19:15 Roscommon

Inablink

9st 0lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Barry J Fitzgerald

Outclassed in a Gowran maiden last time but her previous fifth there over 7f was encouraging with a view to competing off this sort of mark; absent for two months.

20/1

22/1

Form: 74

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Hasn't been disgraced in maidens at Naas and Roscommon (testing ground) but will have to improve significantly to land this.

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7th

10

(12)

13th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:50 Curragh

Miss Abby Jools

9st 4lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: C Byrnes

midfield

13/2

Form:

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Beaten a long way on debut at Roscommon in testing ground; best watched today.

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12th

12

(3)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Joven De Corazon

8st 12lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: Paul Stafford

towards rear of midfield

20/1

10th

12

(11)

5th Oct 2023

Soft

1m 4f 108y

15:50 Thurles

Joven De Corazon

9st 0lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Paul Stafford

Inconsistent but has shown ability on occasion including last month's Down Royal third; not certain to be seen to best effect on soft ground; cheekpieces for the first time.

8/1

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Payout
Exacta €237.00
Straight Forecast €193.50
Trifecta €1876.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Spring Feeling

POSTDATA:

Believeinmiracles

The Irish Sun:

Benitoite

RP Ratings (IRE):

Spring Feeling