July 29 / 18.35 Galway

18.35 Galway

Good To Yielding

Guinness Handicap (Premier Handicap)

  • Prize money: £54537.82
  • 1m 4f 0y
  • 21 runners
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Guinness Handicap (Premier Handicap)

Runners: 21 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £10.30
  • Place: £2.60

Form: 44-271

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 94

Form & Verdict
Weakened out of contention in last year's renewal but first-time hood seemed to help when bolting up at Ballinrobe earlier this month; needed to go up a few pounds to ensure getting in here but 12lb hike is more than connections would have wanted.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

3

(5)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Sionnach Eile

10st 0lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph G Murphy

soon led, headed after 4f, pushed along and led again home turn, ridden clear inside final furlong, kept on strongly, easily

7/1

10/1

  • Place: £3.90

Form: 96-114 D

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Big improver for new yard this year including when beating Monday's amateur handicap winner Echoes In Rain at the Curragh in May; well held back there last time and could be high enough in the weights now.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

5

(9)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Dame Rapide

9st 12lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: Barry J Fitzgerald

midfield, headway 3f out, ridden and went second home turn, chased clear leader inside final furlong, kept on, no match for winner

10/1

12/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 04050-

Last run: 286 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Won off 85 at the Curragh last year before finishing fourth in this race; 2lb lower in the ratings this time around; had a spin over hurdles in May and off since but good record fresh and well drawn.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

4

(2)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Baby Zeus

9st 12lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: W P Mullins

midfield on inner, pushed along and in touch with leaders 2f out, ridden and went third 1f out, kept on

12/1

4th

1

13th May 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:00 Kilbeggan

Baby Zeus

11st 12lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

Dual winner on the Flat rated 93 and in finished in midfield when last seen in a 1m4f Leopardstown handicap in October; big chance if he transfers all his ability to this sphere.

11th

3

(15)

16th Oct 2021

Good

1m 4f 0y

16:25 Leopardstown

Baby Zeus

9st 8lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: W P Mullins

Won competitive 1m2f handicap at the Curragh in May on first start for Willie Mullins off 85; some good efforts since; didn't run badly from stall 25 in 1m5f handicap here during Irish Champions Weekend; beaten 3l by stablemate Rebellito at Listowel last time; 6lb better off now but wide draw a worry.

7/1

10/1

  • Place: £3.70

Form: -89032

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 0lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 94

Form & Verdict
Dual winner over 1m and been running well over 1m2f lately; first try at this trip and dam and winning siblings stayed well.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

1

(16)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Laelaps

10st 0lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

dwelt start, held up in rear, pushed along 2f out, still plenty to do 1f out, kept on strongly inside final furlong, went fourth final strides, nearest finish

10/1

10th

8

(5)

25th Jun 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

17:25 Curragh

Laelaps

9st 12lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

took keen hold, prominent, shaken up and short of room 1f out, kept on

25/1

Form: 5140-9 D

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Won at Limerick and fourth over C&D at last year's festival for Aidan O'Brien; well beaten in a couple of tries over 2m since including on seasonal/stable debut at Killarney earlier this month; now blinkered and Foley prefers to ride Laelaps.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

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

6th
10 (19)
Atavique

20/1

Form: 721175

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
In-foal mare was in great form in early summer with 1m2f victories at Fairyhouse and Down Royal; well held since including in Listed company at York latest; didn't fare well over this sort of trip earlier in her career.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

10

(19)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Atavique

9st 6lb

J: W J Lee

T: Thomas Gibney

midfield, headway over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, briefly went fourth inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

20/1

5th

2

(2)

22nd Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 2f 56y

Class 1

19:25 York

Atavique

9st 6lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Thomas Gibney

in touch with leaders, ridden and edged left over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

33/1

7th

9

(4)

7th Jul 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

19:30 Leopardstown

Atavique

9st 2lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: Thomas Gibney

prominent, dropped to midfield halfway, shaken up over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

13/2

Form: 14-057 C

Last run: 58 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Dual-purpose performer won at Tipperary in October and good fourth in premier handicap over this trip at Leopardstown later that month; not in same form this term; rain would help.
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

13

(3)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Yafordadoe

9st 6lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Gavin Cromwell

midfield, pushed along under 3f out, ridden and headway over 1f out, kept on, never on terms

20/1

5th

8

(15)

21st May 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:30 Curragh

Yafordadoe

9st 3lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

16/1

33/1

Form: 5/800- CD

Last run: 363 days

W: 9st 6lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
2019 was his year when winning three times in five days at this festival, two of those victories over this trip, and also landing a premier handicap at the Curragh; not the same force these days and was last in this a year ago; first run since then saw him finish in rear over hurdles here on Monday; fith at 1m in the 3.20 here yesterday.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

7

(5)

10th Aug 2022

Good

1m 4f 100y

20:10 Gowran Park

One Cool Poet

9st 1lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Matthew J Smith

midfield, in touch with leaders when ridden up the centre under 2f out, soon no extra, weakened final 110yds

10/1

8th

12

(13)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

One Cool Poet

9st 6lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Matthew J Smith

dwelt start, towards rear of midfield, rapid headway on inner and briefly went third home turn, ridden and weakened inside final furlong

33/1

5th

6

(9)

28th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 98y

15:20 Galway

One Cool Poet

9st 11lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Matthew J Smith

slowly into stride, towards rear, headway into midfield 2f out, ridden and kept on against far rail inside final furlong, kept on strongly towards finish, nearest finish, did well in the circumstances

33/1

9th
16 (10)
San Martino

16/1

Form: -00424

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict
Just a maiden win in 11 starts for Aidan O'Brien; fair fourth (Sionnach Eile second) over this trip at Roscommon in May and was runner-up in ordinary contest over further at Fairyhouse; no match for Shark Bay at Killarney but is 13lb better off this time; needs a lot more to win a race as competitive as this.
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Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

9th

16

(10)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

San Martino

9st 4lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

midfield, pushed along and some headway home turn, no impression inside final furlong

16/1

4th

1

(4)

11th Jul 2022

Good

1m 3f 35y

19:45 Killarney

San Martino

10st 2lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

took keen hold, in rear, raced wide on turn after 3f, in touch with leaders when pushed along 3f out, went fourth when ridden but no extra under 2f out, eased towards finish

10/1

2nd

2

(8)

10th Jun 2022

Good

1m 5f 150y

19:05 Fairyhouse

San Martino

9st 11lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

midfield, lost position before halfway, headway from 4f out, went third and keeping on when ridden over 2f out, went second and ran on from over 1f out, always held

6/1

Form: 1339-1 CD

Last run: 39 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 94

Form & Verdict
C&D winner at last year's festival and placed in Listed company here in September; up 5lb for winning return at Ballinrobe and looks sure to go well with any easing of the ground in her favour.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

2

(20)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Merroir

10st 0lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

midfield, ridden and some headway over 2f out, no impression over 1f out

7/1

1st

1

(1)

20th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 169y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Merroir

10st 1lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

briefly led, headed but prominent soon after start, pressed leader when ridden over 2f out, lost second when bit short of room over 1f out, ran on towards far side to lead inside final furlong

11/10

9th

5

(12)

17th Oct 2021

Yielding

1m 3f 190y

16:05 Naas

Merroir

9st 8lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Progressive handicapper 3l off Woodland Garden when third in a Listed contest at Galway; softer the better for her but looks up against it regardless of ground conditions.

14/1

8/1

Form: 4-1511

Last run: 31 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Has won three out of four (1m-1m2f) for new yard this year; reserve and didn't get into big mile handicap here on Tuesday so comes here instead; new trip a bigger concern than 17lb cumulative rise in the ratings.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

11th

14

(6)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Dha Leath

9st 5lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Gavin Cromwell

towards rear of midfield, pushed along 2f out, no impression home turn

8/1

20

(4)

26th Jul 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 123y

18:40 Galway

Dha Leath

8st 11lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

Second reserve; has won three out of four for her new stable and up 17lb; interesting.

9th

7

(4)

28th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 2f 44y

19:10 Roscommon

Dha Leath

9st 6lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

in touch with leaders, midfield going okay 3f out, headway when bit short of room and switched left 2f out, keeping on when ridden over 1f out, went second and kept on well inside final furlong, just held second, no match for winner

12/1

12th
9 (21)
Cask Mate

12/1

Form: 1-675 D

Last run: 4 days

W: 9st 7lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
Useful bumper and hurdles performer; maiden winner over this trip at Bellewstown in the autumn; kept on well when seventh of 17 in the Ladies Derby at the Curragh before failing to see out the trip (travelled well) when fifth of 20 to Echoes In Rain in the big amateur handicap over 2m1f here on Monday; coming back in trip will suit him.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

12th

9

(21)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Cask Mate

9st 7lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Noel Meade

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

12/1

5th

11

(13)

25th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 179y

18:40 Galway

Cask Mate

11st 3lb

J: Mr Pat Taaffe

T: Noel Meade

dwelt start, soon midfield on inner, headway 4f out, switched left under 3f out, soon went second and pressed leader going okay, led when pushed along home turn, ridden when headed 1f out, soon weakened, lost fourth final strides

16/1

7th

1

(10)

16th Jul 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

16:20 Curragh

Cask Mate

11st 2lb

J: Ms E K Murray

T: Noel Meade

midfield, headway from over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, never near to challenge

10/1

9/2

Form: 124411

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Has won three of his six starts this term at trips up to 1m3f; well beaten by Ruler Legend on these terms at Naas in May but has won small-field contests at Killarney and Gowran this month; mark raised to 98 for latest win but has to race off 102 here under his mandatory penalty; finds plenty off the bridle and longer trip may suit but looks vulnerable.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

13th

6

(14)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Shark Bay

9st 11lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

prominent, pushed along disputing lead over 3f out, ridden and weakened from 2f out

9/2

1st

2

(6)

23rd Jul 2022

Good

1m 1f 110y

16:40 Gowran Park

Shark Bay

9st 9lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

prominent, niggled along briefly 6f out, nudged along over 4f out, pushed along but lost second over 3f out, soon outpaced and ridden, rallied from over 1f out, edged left and bumped rival inside final furlong, led towards finish

9/4

2nd

5

(5)

11th Jul 2022

Good

1m 3f 35y

19:45 Killarney

Shark Bay

9st 10lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

led narrowly or disputed lead early, soon headed and prominent, pressed leaders when pushed along over 3f out, soon edged left, ridden over 2f out, kept on but held inside final furlong, no match for first two

5/2

14th
15 (7)
Zileo

33/1

Form: 404-09

Last run: 51 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
1m5f maiden winner in France last year; fair fourth on AW in the autumn the best of four runs in Ireland but loads to find and mark has been slow to come down.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

14th

15

(7)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Zileo

9st 5lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford

prominent, briefly went second after 5f, pushed along 3f out, weakened from 2f out

33/1

9th

7

(7)

8th Jun 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:40 Cork

Zileo

9st 6lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford

pushed along briefly, made all, faced challenge when pushed along over 3f out, went clear when ridden 2f out, pushed out final 110yds, gamely

12/1

7/1

Form: 2-219

Last run: 44 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Made all to beat Shark Bay by 5.5l in a conditions event over 1m2f at Naas in May and meets that rival on the same terms here; well beaten when tried in the Group 3 Queen's Vase over 1m6f at Royal Ascot; that was on quick ground and seems best with an ease; could be on a nice mark for handicap bow.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

15th

18

(8)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Ruler Legend

9st 2lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: J A Stack

raced freely, prominent, soon raced in second, pushed along disputing lead over 3f out, weakened from 2f out

7/1

9th

8

(2)

15th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 6f 34y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

Ruler Legend

9st 2lb

J: Jamie Spencer

T: J A Stack

took keen hold, prominent, switched left and bumped rival then slightly hampered under 3f out, soon ridden, weakened over 1f out

14/1

1st

5

(4)

7th May 2022

Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:00 Naas

Ruler Legend

9st 1lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: J A Stack

11/2

Form: 83400-

Last run: 286 days

W: 9st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict
Former Listed winner; successful off 94 at Limerick last year but well held on the Flat since; maiden hurdle winner in the autumn but has been struggling in that code this year; blinkers now tried on his return to the level but hard to fancy.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

6

(7)

10th Aug 2022

Good

1m 4f 100y

20:10 Gowran Park

Still Standing

9st 2lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: William Durkan

dwelt start, in rear, headway on outer 4f out, in touch with leaders when pushed along home turn, outpaced when ridden towards near side over 2f out, dropped to last over 1f out

20/1

16th

7

(1)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Still Standing

9st 11lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: William Durkan

midfield against far rail, in touch with leaders halfway, pushed along 3f out, weakened 2f out

50/1

8th

15

2nd Jul 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 188y

17:35 Bellewstown

Still Standing

10st 9lb

J: Conor Orr

T: William Durkan

in touch with leaders, ridden but lost position before 3 out, soon beaten and weakened

25/1

Form: 11-503 D

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Dual handicap winner over this trip on AW during the winter; fair third (Dame Rapide fourth) in premier handicap at the Curragh last month but good bit more needed; first reserve.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

10

(6)

15th Aug 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:40 Dundalk (AW)

Golden Twilight

9st 0lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: M Halford

disputed lead, steadied and prominent after 2f, pushed along to lead towards near side 2f out, ridden but hung right from under 2f out, soon clear and kept on strongly

12/1

17th

19

(15)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Golden Twilight

9st 2lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: M Halford

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

16th

16

(7)

21st May 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:30 Curragh

Golden Twilight

8st 11lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford

12/1

18th
11 (18)
Dancila

25/1

Form: /43210

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Won ordinary maiden at Down Royal last month but was too free and weakened out of contention when tried over 2m at the Curragh; this trip better for him but hard to fancy.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

5

(4)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

17:45 Leopardstown

Dancila

9st 4lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

prominent, raced in second after 1f, shaken up over 3f out, ridden to lead over 1f out, faced sustained challenge inside final furlong, kept on well

11/1

18th

11

(18)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Dancila

9st 6lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

prominent, led after 4f, pushed along and headed over 3f out, soon weakened, eased final furlong

25/1

9th

13

(4)

24th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

20:28 Curragh

Dancila

9st 5lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

midfield, pushed along from 3f out, headway over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

33/1

Form: 2/40/6

Last run: 31 days

W: 9st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict
Useful 130-rated chaser (has won around here) was having first run on the Flat for over three years when respectable sixth to Dha Leath over 1m2f at Roscommon last month; you'd imagine several of these will have too much toe for him.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

8

(4)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Tiger Voice

9st 11lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

Useful 130-rated chaser (has won around here) was having first run on the Flat for over three years when respectable sixth to Dha Leath over 1m2f at Roscommon last month; you'd imagine several of these will have too much toe for him.

33/1

6th

1

(8)

28th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 2f 44y

19:10 Roscommon

Tiger Voice

10st 7lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: Henry De Bromhead

dwelt start, in rear, minor headway before halfway, pushed along over 2f out, ridden into midfield towards near side over 1f out, kept on but no impression final 110yds

14/1

9th

9

28th Apr 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:15 Punchestown

Tiger Voice

11st 1lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Henry De Bromhead

12/1

Form: 241-14 D

Last run: 57 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict
Ex-Richard Hannon; won 1m4f AW handicap in taking fashion on seasonal/stable debut in April and followed up over hurdles at Cork; didn't quite get home over 1m5f when fourth of 14 at Leopardstown in early June but has had a break and likely more to come from him; second reserve.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

20

(12)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Fascinating Shadow

9st 1lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Ex-Richard Hannon; won 1m4f AW handicap in taking fashion on seasonal/stable debut in April and followed up over hurdles at Cork; didn't quite get home over 1m5f when fourth of 14 at Leopardstown in early June but has had a break and likely more to come from him; second reserve.

4th

3

(7)

2nd Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 180y

19:50 Leopardstown

Fascinating Shadow

9st 13lb

J: Jake Coen

T: John Joseph Hanlon

in touch with leaders, pushed along and went third under 2f out, ridden and chased clear leader over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

6/1

1st

4

7th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Cork

Fascinating Shadow

11st 7lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: John Joseph Hanlon

16/1

OUR TIP

Form: /8130- C

Last run: 321 days

W: 9st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Won over 1m6f here last year after a good run over hurdles earlier in festival week; off since September before returning with fine third of 20 (nearest at the finish) over hurdles here on Monday; third reserve.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

1

(2)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 3f 180y

17:20 Galway

Insane Bolt

10st 2lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Peter Fahey

midfield, in touch with leaders over 2f out, soon pushed along, switched left and ridden inside final furlong, went second but held towards finish

10/1

21

(17)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

18:35 Galway

Insane Bolt

9st 0lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: Peter Fahey

Won over 1m6f here last year after a good run over hurdles earlier in festival week; off since September before returning with fine third of 20 (nearest at the finish) over hurdles here on Monday; third reserve.

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Non-runners

Tiger Voice, Fascinating Shadow, Insane Bolt

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €1621.00
Straight Forecast €1745.40
Tricast €17050.80
Trifecta €32335.00

Selections

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Dha Leath

POSTDATA:

Merroir

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Baby Zeus

The Irish Sun:

Yafordadoe

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