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Paul Byron Shoes Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5949.58
  • 3m 0f 210y
  • 15 runners
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Paul Byron Shoes Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 18 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

22/1 (Won)

  • Win: £19.80
  • Place: £4.10

Form: 12214/ BF

Last run: 670 days

W: 11st 3lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Dual chase winner had been running well over hurdles when last seen but has been off for a long time; market a guide to expectations.

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1st

11

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 210y

20:00 Roscommon

In Your Shadow

11st 3lb

J: B J Cooper

T: Noel Meade

towards rear, headway from 4 out, went second 2 out, ridden and made challenge last, ran on well to lead inside final 110yds, kept on well towards finish

22/1

22

31st Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 60y

14:30 Galway

In Your Shadow

10st 1lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Noel Meade

Second reserve; dual winner over fences, including at this venue; ran okay over hurdles when last seen but off 668 days.

5/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 4-2361 D

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Comfortably got off the mark over this trip at Kilbeggan last time having been well behind Alfieri at Tipperary previously; up 7lb but should run well again.

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1st

4

26th Sep 2022

Good

2m 7f 170y

15:35 Roscommon

Lily Light Foot

11st 6lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

raced in second, led after 5 out, clear going best before 2 out, kept on well run-in, easily

6/1

4th

10

9th Sep 2022

Good

2m 5f 181y

17:35 Ballinrobe

Lily Light Foot

10st 5lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

soon prominent in chasing group, midfield when not fluent 3 out, not fluent and pushed along 2 out, soon ridden, kept on and went modest fourth run-in, never near to challenge

5/1

2nd

2

26th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:30 Down Royal

Lily Light Foot

11st 13lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

led narrowly on inner, headed after 1st, prominent when pushed along on inner before 2 out, challenging when bumped after 2 out, briefly led run-in, kept on but headed towards finish, just held

4/1

9/1

  • Place: £3.00

Form: 1903-U

Last run: 67 days

W: 11st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 104

Form & Verdict

Has been running fairly well over fences lately, still had a shout when unseating two out at Limerick last time; steps up to this trip for first time and can go well.

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5th

6

21st Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 160y

16:20 Tramore

Broken Ice

11st 4lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

held up in rear

8/1

Form: 8/21P8

Last run: 8 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 107

Form & Verdict

Got off the mark over hurdles at Ballinrobe in May over 2m2f; cracking run over 2m at Galway last time; this trip looks her limit but could run well.

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11

27th Oct 2022

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:05 Clonmel

Trevena

10st 9lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Patrick T Foley

ran in snatches, always towards rear, slow jump and lost touch 8th, soon pulled up

14/1

4th

1

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 210y

20:00 Roscommon

Trevena

11st 12lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Peter John Flood

towards rear of midfield, headway before 3 out, ridden before 2 out, keeping on when left in fourth last, not reach leaders

12/1

8th

8

25th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 130y

17:40 Galway

Trevena

11st 13lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Peter John Flood

in rear, slow jump and dropped to last 2nd, ridden before 2 out, no chance but kept on run-in, never on terms

33/1

OUR TIP

Form: 2672-2 D

Last run: 53 days

W: 11st 10lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Three-time hurdle winner ran well over fences at Wexford in April, while was a decent second back over timber at Clonmel last time; should be involved.

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8th

7

6th Mar 2023

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

15:25 Leopardstown

Lessofdnegativity

11st 6lb

J: Daniel King

T: Andrew McNamara

Three-time winner in 2021 including over this trip; on a long losing run, however not discredited latest back at 2m4f; could soon be approaching a competitive mark but others preferred for now.

16/1

6th

12

8th Feb 2023

Soft

2m 3f 165y

16:20 Fairyhouse

Lessofdnegativity

11st 7lb

J: Daniel King

T: Andrew McNamara

Form has dipped in recent starts and his best form is over further than this; getting down to a good mark but others preferred.

33/1

11th

20

27th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 6f 0y

13:50 Navan

Lessofdnegativity

10st 5lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Andrew McNamara

Some reasonable runs over fences lately without quite looking like hitting the target; trip and ground should be right up his street.

20/1

Form: 60P-09

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 2lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Bumper winner hasn't shown a lot in four hurdle starts but is in top hands and could improve on handicap bow; check market.

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10th

4

17th Aug 2022

Good

3m 1f 119y

20:00 Sligo

Memorable Daise

11st 5lb

J: Jack Foley

T: W P Mullins

prominent in chasing group, midfield when jumped left and not fluent 6th, raced wide when pushed along but weakened after 3 out

9/2

6th

14

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 210y

20:00 Roscommon

Memorable Daise

11st 2lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

towards rear of midfield, headway on outer halfway, pushed along before 3 out, kept on run-in, never near to challenge

8/1

10th

1

15th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 100y

17:20 Wexford

Memorable Daise

11st 7lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: W P Mullins

didn't jump well, took keen hold, midfield early, mistake and lost ground 1st, towards rear when not fluent 3rd, dropped to last when mistake 6th, ridden and no impression after 3 out, minor headway when mistake 2 out, never going well

4/1

Form: 968-P7

Last run: 53 days

W: 11st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 104

Form & Verdict

Fifth in this race last year before winning at Listowel but needs to improve on recent efforts; new yard might re-ignite the spark.

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No Results Found

Form: 024F-4

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 106

Form & Verdict

Maiden hasn't been beaten far at times in 12 hurdle starts and a decent run again at Cork last time; can be in the mix if at best.

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2

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 180y

18:10 Tramore

Gali Flight

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Philip Fenton

30-race maiden and then of those defeats have been over fences; didn't run badly last time in a handicap but wouldn't be the obvious answer to this.

8/1

7th

4

2nd Nov 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 2f 66y

13:30 Thurles

Gali Flight

11st 10lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Philip Fenton

prominent, went second and raced wide 8th, led when good jump 3 out, headed and weakened before last

14/1

0

6

7th Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 107y

15:05 Fairyhouse

Gali Flight

11st 2lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Philip Fenton

Long-standing maiden has been placed in three beginners' chases; wouldn't have been far away in Kilbeggan handicap in April when exiting at the last but well held in two subsequent handicaps including the race won by C'est Quelqu'un at Downpatrick last month.

12/1

Form: /9-958

Last run: 60 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Three runs in maidens; best effort when fifth at Killarney but hung right and didn't jump well; well beaten at Tramore since; check market on handicap debut.

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1st

1

17th Jun 2023

Good

2m 5f 60y

14:55 Downpatrick

Susie Miller

12st 4lb

J: Mr A P Ryan

T: S Curling

midfield, headway and prominent before 3rd, pushed along and 3 lengths down after 2 out, ridden and headway to lead on inner home turn, ran on well final 110yds

6/1

3rd

2

26th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:45 Limerick

Susie Miller

12st 0lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: S Curling

Point winner; not beaten far in a Clonmel maiden hurdle last month; probably fairly handicapped but one or two others look more likely this time.

16/1

6th

8

6th Apr 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 106y

18:15 Clonmel

Susie Miller

10st 13lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: S Curling

Three-time point winner; had lost her way under Rules when last seen and might need this after 237 days off.

20/1

Form: 262-04 BF

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 3lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Some decent runs in defeat lately, including when beaten 9.5l by Lily Light Foot at Kilbeggan last time; needs to find a bit more to notch another win but that is possible.

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6

31st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

12:57 Limerick

A Different World

11st 7lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Martin Brassil

prominent on outer early, in touch with leaders when mistake 2nd, lost position after 5th, towards rear when mistake and pushed along briefly 6th, mistake and pushed along 4 out, weakened after 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

16/1

10th

10

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 210y

20:00 Roscommon

A Different World

11st 3lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Martin Brassil

towards rear, nudged along after 4 out, some headway when switched right 3 out, no impression when slightly hampered 2 out, weakened run-in

13/2

4th

6

15th Jul 2022

Good

3m 0f 100y

19:30 Kilbeggan

A Different World

11st 10lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Martin Brassil

midfield, headway after last (usual 2 out), pushed along disputing second home turn, ridden and weakened run-in, lost third towards finish

9/2

Form: 8/0-23 BF

Last run: 75 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Maiden put up two decent runs over this trip at Tipperary in May, bumping into improving types both occasions; has been given a break since and needs to find more but go close if doing that.

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14th

8

21st Oct 2022

Yielding

3m 1f 90y

16:45 Sligo

Lucailem

11st 6lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Matthew J Smith

never better than mid-division, ridden and weakened quickly after 2 out (usual 3 out), tailed off

28/1

2

29th Sep 2022

Good

3m 0f 50y

16:10 Clonmel

Lucailem

11st 13lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Matthew J Smith

in touch with leaders, prominent 4th, ridden and weakened from 3 out, pulled up before 2 out

13/2

11th

9

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 210y

20:00 Roscommon

Lucailem

11st 4lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Matthew J Smith

prominent, pushed along and weakened quickly before 3 out

6/1

Form: P-55P4

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 103

Form & Verdict

Maiden has ability but was pulled-up when last seen over hurdles and then tailed-off over fences; hard to fancy on that form and blinkers need to work.

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4th

2

23rd Oct 2023

Soft

3m 1f 152y

Class 5

14:45 Plumpton

Highland Sting

10st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: John Patrick Ryan

didn't jump with fluency, always behind, lost touch back straight, tailed off

11/4

4th

9

27th Sep 2023

Yielding

3m 1f 182y

17:40 Sligo

Highland Sting

10st 11lb

J: Daniel King

T: John Patrick Ryan

22-race maiden; remote ninth over hurdles at Kilbeggan last time, previously 38l fourth in a chase at the same venue.

16/1

9th

5

8th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:47 Kilbeggan

Highland Sting

11st 7lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: John Patrick Ryan

towards rear

10/1

Form: 0-215U D

Last run: 12 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Won easily at Tipperary but couldn't follow up over C&D under a 7lb penalty; unseated early last time; looks on stiff mark 7lb higher again today.

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3rd

4

13th Jun 2023

Good

3m 1f 96y

19:43 Sligo

Alfieri

11st 8lb

J: Mr J W Reilly

T: Ross O’Sullivan

towards rear, slightly hampered 1st, not fluent 7th, pushed along and headway from 3 out, disputed lead approaching last, ridden towards far side run-in, no extra towards finish

10/1

8th

2

18th May 2023

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 0y

19:50 Tipperary

Alfieri

11st 13lb

J: Mr J W Reilly

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Sole win over C&D last summer; seems fine fresh, so perhaps his absence since December no bad thing under regular rider; a little inconsistent.

20/1

1

21st Dec 2022

Yielding

2m 6f 110y

14:37 Fairyhouse

Alfieri

12st 0lb

J: Mr J W Reilly

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Easy Tipperary 3m winner during the summer wasn't far off his best last time at Punchestown over 2m5f and can go well again with longer trip to suit.

11/2

Form: 78909-

Last run: 261 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Best hurdle run was at Cork in November; makes handicap debut after an absence with a tongue-tie on; best watched.

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17

20th Aug 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 50y

14:45 Killarney

Rocc On Eddie

11st 11lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: David Kenneth Budds

First reserve; well held on all starts at big prices, so loads of improvement is needed in blinkers.

13th

12

12th Aug 2022

Good

2m 5f 0y

19:30 Tramore

Rocc On Eddie

10st 11lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: David Kenneth Budds

took keen hold, prominent, briefly disputed lead 4th, ridden and made challenge before 2 out, soon outpaced and weakened

33/1

15

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 210y

20:00 Roscommon

Rocc On Eddie

11st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: David Kenneth Budds

midfield, detached in rear before 4 out, pulled up after 3 out

28/1

Form: P0P-45 D

Last run: 23 days

W: 11st 0lb

10 yo Mare

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

First reserve; not bad runs lately but yet to hit best form this season; can be thereabouts if getting a run.

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12

12th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 6f 0y

14:50 Limerick

Silver Planeur

11st 4lb

J: Corey McGivern

T: E McNamara

towards rear of midfield

40/1

12th

7

2nd Mar 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

17:25 Clonmel

Silver Planeur

11st 7lb

J: Corey McGivern

T: E McNamara

Three-time winner but has struggled a little to find his best form this season over hurdles and fences; looks the stable second string here.

20/1

8

29th Dec 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 6f 120y

12:20 Limerick

Silver Planeur

10st 0lb

J: G B Noonan

T: E McNamara

didn't jump well, towards rear, mistake and dropped to rear 2nd, not fluent 3rd, detached when mistake and unseated rider 5 out

16/1

Form: 4564-3

Last run: 60 days

W: 10st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; several decent runs in defeat over hurdles last year and ran a cracker on chasing debut at Tramore last time; yard has hit form, so one to consider.

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3rd

9

29th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 110y

Class 4

14:50 Worcester

Mutual Respect

11st 0lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Billy Aprahamian

Came good over fences in three-runner race at Uttoxeter (2m, good to soft) in July and backed up that performance with good second behind revitalised opponent over C&D (good to soft) this month; good chance.

7/2

2nd

1

12th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 110y

Class 5

13:50 Worcester

Mutual Respect

12st 0lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Billy Aprahamian

Not easy to predict and he only beat two rivals in a 2m chase at Uttoxeter last time in July; went up 5lb for that and will need to be every bit as good again.

7/4

1st

5

28th Jul 2023

Good

1m 7f 214y

Class 4

16:30 Uttoxeter

Mutual Respect

10st 12lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Billy Aprahamian

raced in last but in touch with leaders

5/1

Form: 4P9-06

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; yard has hit form lately and some promise in latest Limerick run; up 5f in trip and not really bred for it but not discounted either.

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4th

1

29th Sep 2022

Good

3m 0f 50y

16:10 Clonmel

Dicebox

11st 13lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: John Joseph Hanlon

prominent, not fluent 3rd, pushed along after 3 out, ridden before 2 out, ridden and kept on well run-in, not reach leaders, finished lame

9/2

1st

9

26th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:30 Down Royal

Dicebox

11st 5lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: John Joseph Hanlon

prominent, slowed dramatically and lost position 1st, good headway and went second 4 out, led narrowly after 3 out, faced challenge when edged right and bumped rival after 2 out, briefly headed run-in, hard ridden and led again towards finish, all out

10/1

5th

2

5th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Dicebox

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: John Joseph Hanlon

in touch with leaders, not fluent 1st, midfield after 2nd, not fluent 3rd, not fluent 7th, pushed along and headway approaching last, soon prominent and switched left, ridden and no extra run-in

12/1

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Payout
Exacta €1616.00
Straight Forecast €1013.40
Tricast €7147.70
Trifecta €4149.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Alfieri

SPOTLIGHT:

Lucailem

TOPSPEED:

Gali Flight

POSTDATA:

Alfieri

The Irish Sun:

Lucailem