July 25 / 19.15 Galway

19.15 Galway

Good

Claytonhotelgalway.ie Handicap

  • Prize money: £8428.57
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • 18 runners
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Claytonhotelgalway.ie Handicap

Runners: 18 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £5.50
  • Place: £2.10

Form: 068413 D

Last run: 5 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Narrow winner at Limerick; bold bid to follow up off revised/today's mark at Naas, staying on well; drawn out quite wide here but in good order at present and should have a good crack at it.
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5th

5

(6)

27th Jul 2022

Soft

1m 0f 123y

19:50 Galway

Dairerin

10st 1lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

prominent early, soon held up in midfield, nudged along 3f out, pushed along 2f out, ridden from 1f out, kept on towards finish, not reach leaders

7/2

1st

1

(13)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Dairerin

10st 0lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

midfield, pushed along and chased leaders 2f out, ridden over 1f out, led final 110yds, ran on

9/2

3rd

11

(14)

20th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

20:30 Naas

Dairerin

9st 2lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

towards rear of midfield, headway and went third over 1f out, ridden and ran on well towards finish

9/2

8/1

  • Place: £2.30

Form: 683164 D

Last run: 43 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
Gowran winner in May and gave another solid account back at same on latest start 43 days ago; gives the impression she has a bit more left in the locker and a surprise if she is not in the thick of the action here.
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2nd

4

(12)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Bells On Her Toes

9st 11lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

in touch with leaders, pushed along and prominent on outer over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, soon every chance, held towards finish

8/1

6th

4

(6)

5th Jun 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

15:05 Listowel

Bells On Her Toes

9st 5lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

towards rear but in touch with leaders, pushed along over 2f out, bit short of room under 2f out, ridden and kept on but no impression when intimidated by rival inside final furlong, not pace to challenge

9/1

11/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: -92165 D

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 10lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
Remains 6lb higher than her sole winning mark, low miles on the clock and well drawn and won't need to turn the screw a huge amount to have a big say.
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3rd

4

(14)

31st Jul 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 73y

17:10 Galway

Lady Arwen

9st 11lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: James M Barrett

sweating, took keen hold, in touch with leaders, prominent on outer 3f out, joined leaders when pushed along over 2f out, soon ridden, lost second when weakened towards far side inside final furlong

6/1

3rd

5

(3)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Lady Arwen

9st 10lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: James M Barrett

in touch with leaders, ridden 2f out, not clear run and switched left 1f out, ran on

11/1

5th

13

(13)

29th Jun 2022

Yielding

0m 7f 100y

18:40 Tipperary

Lady Arwen

9st 6lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: James M Barrett

dwelt start, towards rear early, headway into midfield after 1f, raced wide and pushed along home turn, headway towards near side when ridden over 1f out, went third towards finish

8/1

Form: 705-03

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 1lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 67

Form & Verdict
Showed little on return to action at Fairyhouse; big step in the right direction when third at Limerick, that after a tardy enough start; looks dangerous now.
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10th

10

(5)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 98y

19:40 Galway

Rockbury Lad

9st 11lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: M D O’Callaghan

raced freely, prominent, pushed along disputing third 2f out, ridden and weakened inside final furlong

8/1

4th

14

(11)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Rockbury Lad

9st 1lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: M D O’Callaghan

midfield, pushed along 2f out, headway over 1f out, soon hampered and ridden, stayed on and went fourth towards finish (jockey said gelding got no run in this race)

9/1

3rd

1

(12)

7th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:15 Limerick

Rockbury Lad

10st 0lb

J: Emmet McNamara

T: M D O’Callaghan

slowly into stride, towards rear, headway waiting for room over 1f out, ridden and ran on well inside final furlong, went third towards finish, nearest finish

16/1

Form: 733278

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict
Bit unlucky in running at Fairyhouse; no real excuses at Naas; has some inroads to make but first roll of the dice at 7f and it could bring about better.
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5th

13

(9)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Super Cub

9st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

ducked left and bumped rival start, towards rear of midfield, pushed along over 1f out, ridden and headway on outer final furlong, not reach leaders

16/1

9th

13

(7)

20th Jul 2022

Good

0m 5f 205y

18:00 Naas

Super Cub

8st 12lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

in touch with leaders up the centre, pushed along over 2f out, no impression inside final furlong

8/1

Form: 0-463

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 75

Form & Verdict
Handicap debutant running well at fancy odds in maidens, latest producing an RPR of 78 when in the frame at Killarney; should hold his own here and seems to be on the up-grade.
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6th

7

(8)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Hector Berlioz

9st 9lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Ciaran Murphy

prominent, pushed along and led over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, hard pressed inside final furlong, headed and weakened final 110yds

10/1

3rd

7

(14)

12th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 30y

17:30 Killarney

Hector Berlioz

9st 8lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Ciaran Murphy

prominent, pushed along under 3f out, ridden from 2f out, kept on final furlong

15/2

6th

7

(6)

24th May 2022

Yielding

1m 1f 100y

17:20 Gowran Park

Hector Berlioz

9st 8lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Ciaran Murphy

Comeback run here earlier in the month was a step in the right direction but likely of more interest in handicaps after this.

20/1

Form: 4-4306

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 70

Form & Verdict
Did not have the run of the race when fourth at Tipperary, but showed more than enough on that occasion to fire a warning sign; draw has worked out well and she is beginning to tick plenty of boxes.
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7th

10

(4)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Queen’s Pardon

9st 4lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

prominent, ridden over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

14/1

Form: 502000

Last run: 23 days

W: 8st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 59

Form & Verdict
Reserve; went close at Naas a few starts back up maiden tag remains intact at 15 starts; in with a shout all the same if she brings her 'A' game, but that to be considered a big if by now.
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20

(20)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 98y

19:40 Galway

Purple Gown

9st 3lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

Second reserve; 16-race maiden and well held here on Monday; bad draw to overcome.

8th

16

(2)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Purple Gown

8st 7lb

J: Colin Keane

T: J S Bolger

midfield, ridden when bit short of room 2f out, stayed on final furlong, not pace to challenge

10th

9

(19)

2nd Jul 2022

Yielding

1m 2f 0y

17:25 Naas

Purple Gown

9st 9lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

in touch with leaders, pushed along disputing second over 2f out, ridden and weakened from over 1f out

16/1

14/1

Form: 584016

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Narrow winner on penultimate start, not as good latest when awkward from the gates, that a regular enough occurance; no room for any errors here, but with a wide enough draw, may have to be ridden for luck in any case.
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4th

9

(6)

31st Jul 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 73y

17:10 Galway

Arch Enemy

9st 4lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Patrick Magee

midfield on inner, outpaced when pushed along and lost position over 2f out, keeping on when switched left and ridden home turn, went modest fourth inside final furlong

16/1

9th

8

(10)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Arch Enemy

9st 5lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Patrick Magee

bumped start, towards rear, ridden 2f out, staying on when bit short of room inside final furlong, nearest finish

14/1

OUR TIP
10th
3 (17)
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7/1

Form: 41014

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
Gelded after Naas and came out and won in gritty fashion at Sligo; bit unlucky in running in the closing stages at Limerick behind Dairerin in the interim and could well get his revenge here, although a poor draw won't make life any easier.
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10th

3

(17)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

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9st 11lb

J: W J Lee

T: A Oliver

slowly away, in rear, ridden 2f out, some headway on outer over 1f out, made no telling impression

7/1

9th

10

(1)

7th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:45 Limerick

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9st 5lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: A Oliver

raced in second and pressed leader, disputed lead halfway, ridden and outpaced inside final furlong, weakened inside final 110yds

33/1

1st

2

(2)

21st Jun 2022

Good

0m 5f 170y

18:10 Sligo

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9st 8lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: A Oliver

dwelt start, pushed along briefly, midfield, bit short of room soon after start, bit short of room when switched left and headway when pushed along under 2f out, keeping on when ridden over 1f out, ran on to lead towards finish

3/1

Form: 2-4685

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict
Stable debutant has run a couple of good races in defeat for previous handler (beaten favourite on three occasions); tricky enough draw here all the same and will need to find a little bit extra.
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14th

1

(14)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 98y

19:40 Galway

Together Aclaim

10st 0lb

J: Kyanna Van Buuren

T: John C McConnell

towards rear, ridden and minor headway over 1f out, kept on, never dangerous

20/1

11th

11

(15)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Together Aclaim

9st 4lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

dwelt start, always towards rear

20/1

4th

7

(2)

20th Jun 2022

Good

1m 1f 125y

17:15 Ballinrobe

Together Aclaim

9st 9lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Gavin Cromwell

started quickly, briefly led when pushed along briefly, briefly headed but prominent soon after start, led again after 2f, ridden and headed from 2f out, weakened gradually from over 1f out

8/1

Form: 621

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 75

Form & Verdict
Fillies maiden winner at Roscommon (runner-up 80-rated, levels), open to any amount of improvement, draw is fine and surely holds a favourites chance on paper.
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9th

6

(4)

31st Jul 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 73y

17:10 Galway

Girl Crush

9st 8lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

pushed along briefly, disputed lead early, held up in behind leaders after 1f, dropped to midfield when pushed along and bit short of room under 3f out, lost position when ridden and no impression 2f out

18/1

12th

6

(6)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Girl Crush

9st 9lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

prominent, ridden 2f out, slightly hampered 1f out, soon weakened

5/1

7th

7

(9)

28th Jun 2022

Yielding

0m 7f 60y

17:40 Roscommon

Girl Crush

9st 3lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

prominent on outer, pressed leaders when ridden over 2f out, kept on but held inside final furlong, no match for first two

33/1

Form: 750

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict
Maiden form not much to write home about; switch to handicaps likely to be a welcome tonic but hard to reccomend from a poor draw; cheekpieces now added.
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8th

13

(3)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 98y

19:40 Galway

Raleigh Bridge

9st 10lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Gerard O’Leary

soon led, headed halfway, ridden and weakened gradually final furlong

25/1

13th

15

(16)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Raleigh Bridge

9st 0lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Gerard O’Leary

in rear throughout

10/1

13th

12

(15)

6th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

18:55 Fairyhouse

Raleigh Bridge

9st 8lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: Gerard O’Leary

held up in rear, pushed along 3f out, minor headway towards near side from over 1f out, kept on final 110yds

12/1

Form: 0-5949

Last run: 43 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Maiden has landed the plum draw in one but needs a personal best effort to collect; potential for better with mark in freefall all the same and this his first start since gelded.
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14th

9

(1)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Seeingisbelieving

9st 5lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Michael Mulvany

led, ridden and headed over 2f out, soon lost position, in rear final furlong

25/1

9th

1

(12)

12th Jun 2022

Yielding

0m 7f 0y

13:55 Gowran Park

Seeingisbelieving

10st 0lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Michael Mulvany

held up in behind leaders, pushed along from 3f out, outpaced and lost position when ridden and weakened 2f out

8/1

4th

5

(4)

1st May 2022

Good

0m 5f 195y

14:15 Sligo

Seeingisbelieving

9st 8lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Michael Mulvany

Placed twice as a juvenile; creditable return in a premier handicap but failed to build on that at Bellewstown; back in trip.

20/1

Form: 278567 D

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Dundalk maiden winner last year not really firing on all cylinders at present; first-time cheekpieces need to do the trick.
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15th

2

(14)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Morning Soldier

10st 0lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Thomas Mullins

midfield on outer, ridden over 2f out, soon lost position and in rear

20/1

7th

2

(6)

14th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:45 Leopardstown

Morning Soldier

10st 0lb

J: W J Lee

T: Thomas Mullins

pulled hard, pressed leaders, led after 1f, 3 lengths ahead 3f out, reduced lead when pushed along over 2f out, headed and weakened quickly from under 2f out

12/1

6th

4

(7)

16th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 0f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Morning Soldier

9st 11lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Thomas Mullins

held up in rear, pushed along under 3f out, ridden under 2f out, kept on well final furlong, never near to challenge

10/1

8/1

Form: 6-3909

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 69

Form & Verdict
Won her maiden over an extended five furlongs; hit and miss in the interim but first-time blinkers a notable addition and coming from these quarters, despite her wide draw she has to be afforded close scrutiny.
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10th

8

(7)

10th Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:35 Gowran Park

Eriskay

9st 9lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

prominent, ridden 2f out, soon weakened

20/1

10th

11

(12)

4th Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 15y

17:15 Leopardstown

Eriskay

9st 9lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

prominent on outer early, in touch with leaders when pushed along over 2f out, ridden from under 2f out, soon no extra and lost touch

20/1

12

(18)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Eriskay

9st 3lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

Won her maiden over an extended five furlongs; hit and miss in the interim but first-time blinkers a notable addition and coming from these quarters, despite her wide draw she has to be afforded close scrutiny.

8/1

Form: 420858

Last run: 13 days

W: 8st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Reserve; 2lb out of the handicap; missed the break at Killarney 13 days ago; decent form earlier in the year, needs to recapture that level.
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17

(7)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Cherry Bloom

8st 7lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: Gillian Scott

Reserve; 2lb out of the handicap; missed the break at Killarney 13 days ago; decent form earlier in the year, needs to recapture that level.

12th

13

(12)

12th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 30y

18:00 Killarney

Cherry Bloom

9st 7lb

J: W J Lee

T: Gillian Scott

prominent on outer, went second after 2f, led going easily over 2f out, shaken up and clear over 1f out, ridden and headed final 110yds, lost second towards finish

16/1

Form: 080693

Last run: 13 days

W: 8st 7lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
Reserve; 3lb out of the handicap proprt but improved run at Killarney would make this one interesting if he sneaks in.
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8th

16

(1)

31st Jul 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 73y

17:10 Galway

Pessoa

8st 7lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: John Joseph Murphy

prominent, pressed leaders halfway, lost position when bit short of room and pushed along over 2f out, soon dropped to midfield and weakened

12/1

18

(5)

25th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Galway

Pessoa

8st 7lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: John Joseph Murphy

Reserve; 3lb out of the handicap proprt but improved run at Killarney would make this one interesting if he sneaks in.

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Non-runners

Eriskay, Cherry Bloom, Pessoa

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €408.00
Straight Forecast €365.80
Tricast €3202.70
Trifecta €4177.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Band Width

The Irish Sun:

Hector Berlioz

SPOTLIGHT:

Bells On Her Toes

TOPSPEED:

Arch Enemy

POSTDATA:

Dairerin