July 31 / 15.05 Galway

15.05 Galway

Good To Yielding

Eileen Kelly Memorial Chase

  • Prize money: £12394.96
  • 2m 6f 111y
  • 8 runners
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Eileen Kelly Memorial Chase

Runners: 8 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

5/2 (Won)

  • Win: £2.80
  • Place: £1.40

Form: U07-61

Last run: 47 days

W: 10st 10lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 136

Form & Verdict
Gained a chase win at Roscommon last month on her first start at around 3m; place claims here if she can back that up.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

7

31st Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 111y

15:05 Galway

Politesse

10st 10lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Mrs Lorna Fowler

prominent, hampered by faller when left in lead 1st, joined 2nd, briefly headed from 7th, soon disputed lead, not fluent 8th, pressed leader when pushed along last, ridden home turn, keeping on when switched right and led towards finish

5/2

8th

8

14th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 67y

17:25 Roscommon

Politesse

11st 8lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Mrs Lorna Fowler

towards rear, minor headway when pushed along before 3 out, ridden and no extra after 2 out

14/1

6th

11

16th May 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

19:00 Killarney

Politesse

10st 4lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Mrs Lorna Fowler

Winning chase debut in a beginners' at Punchestown a year ago; unseated in her only subsequent start over fences in October but wasn't disgraced in the mares' Champion Hurdle at Punchestown last month; light on experience for this test.

18/1

6/4

  • Place: £1.30

Form: 0F-675 CD

Last run: 4 days

W: 11st 3lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 149

Form & Verdict
Won this last year; struggled in the Midlands National at Kilbeggan but much better when a 10l fifth in the Plate here on Wednesday; ought to go well on these terms provided the quick turnaround doesn't find him out.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

1

31st Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 111y

15:05 Galway

Battleoverdoyen

11st 3lb

J: Davy Russell

T: Gordon Elliott

prominent, left in second 1st, joined leader 2nd, briefly led from 7th, soon joined and disputed lead, led narrowly when not fluent 4 out, clear when pushed along after last, ridden home turn, no extra when headed towards finish

6/4

5th

12

27th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 111y

18:40 Galway

Battleoverdoyen

11st 1lb

J: Davy Russell

T: Gordon Elliott

towards rear of midfield, hampered 3rd, headway 4 out, in touch with leaders after 3 out, ridden after last, kept on run-in, not reach leaders

50/1

7th

1

8th Jul 2022

Good

3m 1f 0y

19:50 Kilbeggan

Battleoverdoyen

11st 12lb

J: Corey McGivern

T: Gordon Elliott

midfield, chased leaders 4th, pushed along after 4 out, soon lost position, no impression from 3 out

20/1

Form: 0/26-3 CD

Last run: 76 days

W: 11st 3lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 125

Form & Verdict
Career best efforts have come in the Plate at this venue; veteran now though and struggling in much lesser races than this; engaged here Friday.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

4

31st Jul 2022

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2m 6f 111y

15:05 Galway

Snugsborough Benny

11st 3lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: J P Broderick

raced in last early, towards rear when pushed along briefly after 9th, headway when raced wide before 2 out, outpaced when ridden after last, keeping on when went third run-in, no match for first two

25/1

22

29th Jul 2022

Good

2m 6f 111y

18:00 Galway

Snugsborough Benny

10st 11lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: J P Broderick

Veteran won this four years ago and has twice run well in the Plate since; now hunter chasing and looks vulnerable to younger legs.

Form: 1123-4 D

Last run: 78 days

W: 10st 13lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 104

Form & Verdict
Won back-to-back handicap chases in Britain earlier this year but has a mountain to climb on ratings to get anywhere close in this.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

5

31st Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 111y

15:05 Galway

Dawn Raider

10st 13lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Gary Hanmer

jumped left on occasions, held up in behind leaders, hampered by faller when left in third 1st, mistake and jockey lost iron briefly 4th, prominent 10th, pressed leaders 2 out, ridden when lost third and no extra run-in, weakened towards finish

200/1

3rd

3

9th Apr 2022

Good

2m 4f 72y

Class 4

15:43 Bangor-on-Dee

Dawn Raider

11st 10lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: Gary Hanmer

Won two slow-ground chases in good style in February/March (2m4f/2m6f) and posted another creditable effort when second on good ground at Newcastle (2m4f) three weeks ago; will be suited by any rain here and needs to be taken very seriously in current form.

7/4

2nd

1

19th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 19y

Class 4

14:33 Newcastle

Dawn Raider

11st 12lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Gary Hanmer

In good form having won at Carlisle (2m4f, soft) and Leicester (2m6f, heavy) on his last two starts; 11lb higher than for Leicester win but was rated much higher in his younger days; has form on decent ground and should go well.

3/1

Form: UP2P-P D

Last run: 76 days

W: 11st 3lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 143

Form & Verdict
Chased home Melon in a Grade 3 at Cork in April but that's his only completed start in his last four runs; place claims if he is on his A-game.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

4

6th Aug 2022

Good

3m 1f 0y

18:55 Kilbeggan

Doctor Duffy

11st 0lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

midfield, pushed along and went third on outer after 2 out, soon ridden, no extra and lost two places inside final 110yds

14/1

3rd

5

1st Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 0y

17:08 Cork

Doctor Duffy

11st 0lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

raced in last, not fluent 2nd, not fluent 9th, ridden after 4 out, went third after 3 out, not fluent 2 out, soon no impression, no match for first two

16/1

5th

2

31st Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 111y

15:05 Galway

Doctor Duffy

11st 3lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: C Byrnes

towards rear but in touch with leaders, hampered by faller 1st, raced in last when pushed along briefly after 9th, not fluent 10th, nudged along after 3 out, no impression when not fluent last, soon ridden and no extra when lost touch

6/1

OUR TIP

Form: 0-5335 D

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 3lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 134

Form & Verdict
An 18-time winner including ten wins over fences; ran okay in the Summer Plate at Market Rasen earlier this month but he's not the force of old and this is a tough ask.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3

31st Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 111y

15:05 Galway

Peregrine Run

11st 3lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Peter Fahey

An 18-time winner including ten wins over fences; ran okay in the Summer Plate at Market Rasen earlier this month but he's not the force of old and this is a tough ask.

16/1

5th

2

16th Jul 2022

Good

2m 5f 89y

Class 1

15:14 Market Rasen

Peregrine Run

12st 0lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Peter Fahey

midfield, lost position 5th, ran on from 3 out

16/1

3rd

1

26th Jun 2022

Good To Soft

2m 5f 34y

Class 2

15:55 Cartmel

Peregrine Run

12st 0lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Peter Fahey

prominent, ridden home turn, stayed on final 110yds, went third towards finish

7/1

Form: P2F5-0

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 10lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 138

Form & Verdict
Won a Grade 3 mares' chase a couple of seasons ago; fell when a big price in this year's National and tailed off twice since; bit to prove now.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

8

6th Aug 2022

Good

3m 1f 0y

18:55 Kilbeggan

Agusta Gold

10st 7lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W P Mullins

prominent, pushed along and outpaced after 2 out, rallied and ran on run-in, went fourth inside final 110yds

12/1

6

31st Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 111y

15:05 Galway

Agusta Gold

10st 10lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

reminder soon after start, soon led, clear when jumped slightly right and unseated rider 1st

6/1

10th

3

8th Jul 2022

Good

3m 1f 0y

19:50 Kilbeggan

Agusta Gold

11st 1lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

didn't jump well, always towards rear, beaten 3 out

9/1

Form: 403-61

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 10lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 131

Form & Verdict
Got her head back in front over timber from a mark of 112 earlier this month; beaten a long way back over fences here on Friday; a while since she's shown the form needed to get involved in this.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

9

6th Aug 2022

Good

3m 1f 0y

18:55 Kilbeggan

Waitnsee

10st 7lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: John Patrick Ryan

led narrowly, headed 3rd, raced in second until pushed along and weakened gradually from 2 out

8/1

8

31st Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 111y

15:05 Galway

Waitnsee

10st 10lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: John Patrick Ryan

Got her head back in front over timber from a mark of 112 earlier this month; beaten a long way back over fences here on Friday; a while since she's shown the form needed to get involved in this.

8/1

15th

17

29th Jul 2022

Good

2m 6f 111y

18:00 Galway

Waitnsee

11st 3lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: John Patrick Ryan

pushed along when reminders soon after start, in touch with leaders early, towards rear when jumped slightly left 6th, not fluent 7th, hampered by faller 8th, nudged along after 3 out, ridden and no impression after last

10/1

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Non-runners

Peregrine Run, Waitnsee

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Payout
Exacta €46.00
Straight Forecast €52.00
Trifecta €405.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Battleoverdoyen

RP Ratings (IRE):

Battleoverdoyen

TOPSPEED:

Battleoverdoyen

POSTDATA:

Battleoverdoyen

The Irish Sun:

Battleoverdoyen