July 30 / 15.40 Galway

15.40 Galway

Good To Yielding

Bathshack Maiden

  • Prize money: £8428.57
  • 1m 0f 73y
  • 21 runners
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Bathshack Maiden

Runners: 21 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

1st
12 (5)
Saraqael

9/1 (Won)

  • Win: £7.30
  • Place: £2.10

Form: 63

Last run: 67 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Promise on debut over 1m2f at Navan and only half a length behind runner-up Touching Clouds when third over this trip at Gowran; has to come into the mix on that form.
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1st

12

(5)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Saraqael

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: R P Cody

in touch with leaders, going easily but waiting for room 2f out, pushed along when in the clear over 1f out, led inside final furlong, soon ridden clear

9/1

3rd

12

(3)

24th May 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

18:20 Gowran Park

Saraqael

9st 8lb

J: Ben Coen

T: R P Cody

Dwelt leaving the gates at Navan and hung to his left; not a bad effort under the circumstances and normal improvement could well see him the shake up; worth a second look.

8/1

6/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 64

Last run: 71 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
Fair sixth of 17 over this trip on debut at Leopardstown; didn't get home over 1m2f after making the running at the Curragh last time when fourth of nine; that form has worked out well and coming back to 1m may suit.
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2nd

11

(8)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Samuel Pepys

9st 8lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

prominent, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and kept on from over 1f out, no match for winner

6/1

4th

4

(2)

20th May 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:55 Curragh

Samuel Pepys

9st 8lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: A P O’Brien

6th

11

(9)

2nd Apr 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

14:00 Leopardstown

Samuel Pepys

9st 8lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

Galileo debutant entered in Irish Derby; brother to 7f 2yo winners Year Of The Tiger (RPR 109) and Southern Cape (96), out of Group 1-winning speedball Tiggy Wiggy (117); Ryan Moore aboard 85-rated stablemate Minister Of War, who has the benefit of two runs.

8/1

33/1

  • Place: £7.20

Form: 937

Last run: 54 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Fair third over 1m at Gowran but soundly beaten over a longer trip at that venue last time; new yard.
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4

(8)

13th Aug 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 0y

16:55 Tramore

Lizzy’s Filly

9st 3lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Ciaran Murphy

Big step forward from debut when she hit the frame in a Gowran maiden in May and bounced back from a lesser effort when third of 17 in a Galway festival maiden; needs to find a bit more for the step up in trip here.

7/1

3rd

17

(19)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Lizzy’s Filly

9st 3lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ciaran Murphy

towards rear, pushed along and steady headway from 3f out, ridden and ran on well from over 1f out, nearest finish

33/1

7th

11

(6)

6th Jun 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

15:30 Gowran Park

Lizzy’s Filly

9st 3lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Patrick Martin

led, pushed along under 3f out, soon went clear, ridden over 1f out, soon reduced lead, headed and no extra but kept on final 110yds, no match for winner

14/1

15/2

Form: 225-83

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 81

Form & Verdict
Runner-up a couple of times over this trip last term; just fair third when stepped up to 1m2f at the Curragh last time; blinkers tried then are retained.
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9

(6)

13th Aug 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Tramore

Adonis

9st 7lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: Mrs John Harrington

Runner-up in two maidens last season; back to form when a decent fourth in a 1m Galway handicap last time; not on a bad mark on his handicap debut if he stays this trip.

7/1

4th

4

(14)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Adonis

9st 8lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

midfield, in touch with leaders when pushed along 3f out, ridden and kept on from over 1f out, bit short of room inside final furlong, no extra when in the clear towards finish

15/2

9/4

Form: 2

Last run: 67 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Nice debut when keeping on strongly for second (half a length ahead of Saraqael, fourth won next time) over this trip at Gowran two months ago; well bred and open to plenty of improvement; should go close.
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5th

18

(2)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Touching Clouds

9st 3lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

prominent, pushed along under 3f out, soon made strong challenge, ridden but weakened gradually from over 1f out

9/4

2nd

15

(11)

24th May 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

18:20 Gowran Park

Touching Clouds

9st 3lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

Sister to Ire 6f 2yo/US 8.5f winner Chiara Luna (RPR 95); dam 1m2f-1m4f winner (inc Group 2; 117), half-sister to 1m6f Group 1 winner Royal Diamond and 7f Group 3 winner Mad About You out of 1m4f Group 2 winner; won't need to be a world beater to go in first time of asking here.

9/2

Form: 55

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
Respectable run on debut at Limerick but well beaten on second start at Ballinrobe; cheekpieces.
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6th

9

(6)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Passage Of War

9st 8lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

midfield, pushed along 3f out, soon some headway, ridden over 1f out, short of room inside final furlong, kept on

50/1

9th

15

(9)

7th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

18:15 Limerick

Passage Of War

9st 8lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

towards rear of midfield, ran green but some headway under 2f out, ran on well inside final furlong, never near to challenge

33/1

8/1

Form: 3-3 BF

Last run: 74 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Third of 17 over 6f at the Curragh was a good start last year; soundly beaten third of six (second won next time) on reappearance at Killarney when sent off 11-10 fav; may improve.
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7th

7

(1)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Melnik

9st 8lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

led, pushed along when faced strong challenge over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, headed and weakened gradually inside final furlong

8/1

3rd

5

(5)

17th May 2022

Good

1m 0f 31y

17:25 Killarney

Melnik

9st 8lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

3rd

9

(4)

26th Oct 2021

Soft

0m 6f 0y

12:10 Curragh

Melnik

9st 7lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

Gelding by Churchill is a half-brother to some smart types including Listed winner Viren's Army and market moves should be noted.

12/1

12/1

Form: 5-63

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict
Has shown promise on all three starts and form of Limerick third boosted by the winner's handicap success here on Wednesday; mark probably underestimates him and headgear now tried.
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8th

14

(17)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

The Vik

9st 8lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

in touch with leaders, ridden 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

12/1

3rd

17

(14)

7th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

18:15 Limerick

The Vik

9st 8lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

midfield, pushed along 2f out, ridden and no extra over 1f out

7/1

6th

8

(4)

11th Jun 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

17:30 Limerick

The Vik

9st 8lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

prominent, pushed along over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

11/2

Form: 84

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
Well-bred colt was much improved on second start when running on well for fourth over this trip at Killarney; can go close if building on that.
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9th

8

(15)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Olympicus

9st 8lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

in touch with leaders, dropped to midfield when ridden over 2f out, no extra from 1f out

5/1

4th

8

(12)

12th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 30y

17:30 Killarney

Olympicus

9st 8lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

midfield, ridden from 2f out, ran on well inside final furlong, nearest finish

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Homebred Belardo filly is half-sister to several winners most notably 7f Group 3 winner Coulsty; likely to be better for this experience.
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18

(9)

5th Aug 2022

Yielding

0m 7f 100y

18:10 Tipperary

Albatala

9st 3lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: John C McConnell

Second reserve; beaten roughly 10l when 50-1 for a maiden at Galway last week; might need more time.

10th

16

(9)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Albatala

9st 3lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

in rear, pushed along and some headway from 3f out, never dangerous

33/1

12/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Fastnet Rock gelding is a half-brother to 1m2f Listed winner Vociferous Marina and two other winners for the yard.
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10

(16)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:45 Leopardstown

Keep Sharp

9st 8lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: J S Bolger

14s, respectable enough debut when beaten 11l at Galway on Saturday; entitled to improve.

16/1

11th

6

(4)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Keep Sharp

9st 8lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: J S Bolger

midfield, pushed along 4f out, weakened from 2f out

12/1

33/1

Form: 70

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Showed promise on debut at Limerick last month but very likely to be one for handicaps before long.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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12th

13

(3)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Secret Rock

9st 8lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: A J Martin

dwelt start, towards rear, no impression from 3f out

33/1

20

(19)

27th Jul 2022

Soft

1m 4f 43y

19:15 Galway

Secret Rock

11st 1lb

J: Miss N Fahey

T: A J Martin

Second reserve; hasn't been sighted in two maidens, will be of more interest when tackling handicaps.

12th

9

(13)

12th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 30y

17:30 Killarney

Secret Rock

9st 8lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: A J Martin

towards rear of midfield, pushed along 3f out, ridden and no impression 2f out

22/1

Form: 5

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 11lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Well beaten over 1m3f on recent debut at Killarney and can't be fancied back in trip.
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13th

3

(13)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Jeffs Princess

9st 11lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Ray Hackett

towards rear, no impression from 3f out

100/1

5th

2

(3)

12th Jul 2022

Good

1m 3f 35y

19:30 Killarney

Jeffs Princess

10st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Ray Hackett

in rear, minor headway 3f out, went modest fourth inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

50/1

Form: 00

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Second reserve; much better on second start when only beaten 6l over this trip at the Curragh.
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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

10th

3

(16)

16th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Curragh

Casino Queen

9st 3lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

held up in rear, pushed along and headway from 2f out, ridden and kept on final furlong, never near to challenge

100/1

16th

16

(2)

26th Jun 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:50 Curragh

Casino Queen

9st 3lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

towards rear of midfield, pushed along from over 2f out, minor headway when ridden under 2f out, kept on but no impression inside final furlong

100/1

Form: 6

Last run: 74 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Not knocked about and showed ability in a Sligo maiden that has produced three subsequent maiden winners; could run okay here but probably more of a long-term project.
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8th

11

(13)

13th Aug 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 0y

17:30 Tramore

Portarlington

9st 8lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: David Kenneth Budds

slowly away, took keen hold, towards rear, pushed along and some headway 3f out, kept on final furlong, never on terms

33/1

15th

10

(18)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Portarlington

9st 8lb

J: Jake Coen

T: David Kenneth Budds

towards rear of midfield, weakened from over 3f out

40/1

6th

3

(4)

17th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 84y

18:10 Sligo

Portarlington

9st 8lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: David Kenneth Budds

66/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Runner-up in a bumper on debut last year but too keen and tailed off in a more recent bumper at Tipperary; best watched on Flat debut.
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16th

1

(16)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Alquinto

10st 2lb

J: Mark Enright

T: Miss Hilary McLoughlin

slowly away and lost many lengths start, joined main group after 1f, no impression from 2f out

50/1

11th

5

19th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

20:25 Tipperary

Alquinto

11st 9lb

J: Mr B O’Neill

T: Miss Hilary McLoughlin

Hard to know what to make of the form of his debut second at Punchestown last October, since there were only four runners and the race turned into a sprint; on the plus side, he was the 25-1 outsider, and finished in front of Lieutenant Highway, a recent maiden hurdle winner.

2nd

3

13th Oct 2021

Good

2m 0f 0y

15:40 Punchestown

Alquinto

11st 2lb

J: Mr E P O’Brien

T: Miss Hilary McLoughlin

Requinto debutant with Flat influences in pedigree; returned to vendor after reaching 6,000Euros as yearling; 12th foal; half-brother to four winners including Miss Poppets (6f AW; RPR 73) and Seismic (1m6f/2m; 60); dam 1m winner (73), sister to 2m-2m5f hurdle winner Alzzomo; probably best watched.

20/1

OUR TIP

Form: 00

Last run: 59 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
First reserve; not disgraced first two starts in maidens but looks one for handicaps.
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17th

19

(10)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Leclerc

10st 2lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

dwelt start, always towards rear

10th

2

(17)

1st Jun 2022

Good

0m 6f 63y

19:50 Curragh

Leclerc

10st 2lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

towards rear, midfield halfway, pushed along over 2f out, never dangerous

66/1

10th

3

(15)

17th May 2022

Good

1m 0f 31y

18:25 Killarney

Leclerc

9st 9lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Adrian McGuinness

14/1

Form: 5-3250

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Has been placed four times in eight starts but not progressing and soundly beaten at Killarney last time; blinkers.
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4th

13

(1)

12th Aug 2022

Good

1m 4f 0y

20:15 Cork

Zoffman

9st 8lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Noel Meade

started quickly, briefly led, soon held up in behind leaders, going okay over 2f out, ridden when bit short of room and carried right over 1f out, kept on but no extra inside final 110yds, lost third towards finish (jockey said gelding got a bump in the straight)

4/1

3rd

14

(11)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:45 Leopardstown

Zoffman

9st 8lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Noel Meade

in touch with leaders, pushed along from over 2f out, headway when ridden over 1f out, keeping on when switched left inside final furlong, went third towards finish

8/1

15

(20)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Zoffman

9st 8lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Noel Meade

Has been placed four times in eight starts but not progressing and soundly beaten at Killarney last time; blinkers.

14/1

Form: 68-

Last run: 285 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Showed ability on debut at Fairyhouse last year but probably one for handicaps after this; stable debut.
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9th

3

(15)

5th Aug 2022

Yielding

0m 7f 100y

18:10 Tipperary

Danceinthevillage

9st 9lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Mark Michael McNiff

slowly into stride, took keen hold, soon towards rear of midfield, minor headway when pushed along over 2f out, ridden and no impression over 1f out

100/1

2

(21)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Danceinthevillage

9st 11lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Mark Michael McNiff

Showed ability on debut at Fairyhouse last year but probably one for handicaps after this; stable debut.

100/1

Form: 875

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict
A little better when fifth over this trip on AW latest and visor is retained; mark of 78 looks to over-estimate him to be honest.
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3rd

6

(8)

11th Aug 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

18:20 Leopardstown

Grant Wood

9st 8lb

J: Ben Coen

T: J P Murtagh

pushed along briefly, soon disputed lead, headed but prominent after 3f, pushed along over 3f out, ridden from over 2f out, kept on but held final 110yds, lost second final strides

13/2

5

(12)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Grant Wood

9st 8lb

J: Shane B Kelly

T: J P Murtagh

A little better when fifth over this trip on AW latest and visor is retained; mark of 78 looks to over-estimate him to be honest.

16/1

5th

3

(2)

12th Jul 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

15:50 Dundalk (AW)

Grant Wood

9st 8lb

J: Shane B Kelly

T: J P Murtagh

reared in stalls before start, reared start, dwelt start, pushed along briefly, towards rear early, minor headway when bit short of room after 2f, in touch with leaders when pushed along over 3f out, ridden 2f out, soon no impression but kept on

25/1

Form: 00

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Third reserve; well beaten both starts; not a viable contender.
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14th

16

(13)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:45 Leopardstown

Joven De Corazon

9st 3lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Paul Stafford

midfield, lost position when short of room and hampered under 4f out, ridden and no extra over 2f out, weakened from over 1f out

150/1

21

(11)

30th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 73y

15:40 Galway

Joven De Corazon

9st 3lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Paul Stafford

Third reserve; well beaten both starts; not a viable contender.

15th

7

(3)

16th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Curragh

Joven De Corazon

9st 3lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Paul Stafford

prominent early, in touch with leaders halfway, ridden and weakened quickly over 2f out

100/1

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Non-runners

Danceinthevillage, Grant Wood, Zoffman, Joven De Corazon

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Payout
Exacta €372.00
Straight Forecast €295.10
Trifecta €18719.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Touching Clouds

SPOTLIGHT:

Olympicus

POSTDATA:

Adonis

The Irish Sun:

Touching Clouds