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19:20 Leopardstown

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Leopardstown Golf Centre Handicap (Div I)

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 1m 1f 0y
  • 19 runners
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Leopardstown Golf Centre Handicap (Div I)

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

14/1 (Won)

  • Win: £29.40
  • Place: £5.70

Form: -49040

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 3lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Has failed to build on last December's Dundalk second; long-priced Killarney fourth looked quite promising; disappointing as 5-1 chance at Gowran 12 days chance; stable's current form is a positive.

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Verdict Starting price

15th

14

(2)

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

14:15 Cork

Mads Black Eights

9st 6lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Hugh Paul Finegan

Turf and AW winner for Matthew Smith but struggled last season and well beaten on stable debut at Dundalk in February; others preferred.

25/1

11th

14

(2)

16th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Mads Black Eights

9st 5lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Hugh Paul Finegan

in touch with leaders

16/1

10/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 924301 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Generally consistent sort this season; bounced back from below-par Naas run with Gowran win three days later; only 4lb higher, same rider to take off 7lb again.

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2nd

16

(13)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

19:20 Leopardstown

Phillys Hope

9st 0lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

took keen hold, midfield, headway 2f out, ridden and briefly disputed lead over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, just held second

10/1

1st

11

(3)

23rd Jul 2022

Good

1m 1f 110y

17:45 Gowran Park

Phillys Hope

9st 2lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

midfield, switched left and ridden from over 2f out, soon headway on near side of group, led over 1f out, faced strong challenge but kept on strongly inside final furlong, just held on

11/2

15th

13

(17)

20th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Naas

Phillys Hope

9st 1lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: T G McCourt

prominent, ridden under 3f out, weakened up the centre over 1f out

7/1

13/2

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 000025 C

Last run: 28 days

W: 8st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Four wins and 14 places from 65 starts; on a long losing run at this stage, but his last two outings provide plenty of encouragement; second over a bit further than this at Dundalk in June, not beaten far in fifth behind in-form Smaoineamh Eile over C&D four weeks ago; Colin Keane aboard for first time.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

7

(7)

18th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Reverberation

11st 0lb

J: Mr Eireann Cagney

T: J S Moore

in touch with leaders

15/2

5th

7

(11)

6th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

14:50 Chelmsford (AW)

Reverberation

9st 5lb

J: Joe Leavy

T: J S Moore

A model of consistency since joining Stan Moore from Ireland, winning twice here (including over C&D) and runner-up on his last two starts; has crept up the weights but ought to make his presence felt again.

13/2

2nd

7

(4)

19th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Reverberation

9st 4lb

J: Joe Leavy

T: J S Moore

Ex-Irish; enjoyed a resurgence since joining Stan Moore, winning twice at Chelmsford (1m-1m2f), and continuing to run well in defeat despite rising ever so steadily in the weights; sits another 1lb higher than when beaten by a short-head last time; chance.

4/1

20/1

  • Place: £7.90

Form: 0-80

Last run: 37 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

No sign of winning potential in three maidens outings; failed to stay 1m4f in testing conditions at Roscommon on latest; poor draw for handicap debut now.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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10th

8

(16)

30th Sep 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Sierra Nevada

9st 5lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Charles O’Brien

always towards rear, ridden under 2f out, no impression over 1f out (vet reported the filly to be post race normal)

15/2

4th

4

(14)

16th Sep 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Sierra Nevada

9st 6lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: Charles O’Brien

dwelt start, midfield, ridden and headway 2f out, went fourth inside final furlong, kept on, not reach leaders

14/1

11th

7

(11)

3rd Sep 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

16:50 Navan

Sierra Nevada

9st 8lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Charles O’Brien

towards rear of midfield, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

11/2

Form: 334 BF

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Has been running in small-field races so she is possibly flattered by her form-figures; only a neck in front of a long-priced stablemate when fourth of eight at Killarney on her handicap debut; stable's recent form is a plus-factor, high draw a possible negative.

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8

(14)

16th Oct 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 0y

16:05 Naas

Three Laws

9st 10lb

J: Alan Glynn

T: Mrs John Harrington

Is 0-6 and well below form in a maiden last month on her first try on soft ground; return to handicap company will help but others preferred.

16/1

12th

16

(11)

17th Sep 2022

Soft

1m 1f 100y

17:05 Gowran Park

Three Laws

9st 3lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

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

4/1

2nd

7

(6)

1st Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 136y

16:20 Clonmel

Three Laws

9st 3lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: Mrs John Harrington

in touch with leaders on outer, niggled along briefly after 1f, pushed along from over 2f out, soon headway towards near side, keeping on when ridden over 1f out, went second but no chance with winner towards finish

13/2

Form: 688-74 BF

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Placed on the Flat and over hurdles for his previous trainer; started quite brightly for this stable when fourth of 19 over 1m2f at Navan last month; holds a definite chance.

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1

7th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

17:35 Ffos Las

Supposedtobe

12st 0lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Peter & Michael Bowen

Won four-runner selling hurdle for an Irish stable last summer and was also successful on the Flat for Peter Bowen a few weeks later; pulled up on heavy ground here in March, after a layoff, but today's less testing conditions will be more suitable; could have a say.

33/1

10/1

Form: 914020

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Not the most predictable type but wins her share of races (5-43, second on four occasions); uneven form since Listowel win five starts, her first success away from Dundalk; Ballinrobe run on latest too bad to be true, last of 14.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

13th

11

(6)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

14:55 Dundalk (AW)

Miss Cunning

8st 12lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: Aengus King

Gained the most recent of her six wins at Cork in April; two poor runs after Limerick third in June; others much better suited by the race conditions here.

33/1

13th

12

(16)

29th Jul 2023

Soft To Heavy

1m 1f 110y

16:05 Gowran Park

Miss Cunning

9st 2lb

J: Dean Curran

T: Aengus King

Stated the season with Cork win, the sixth of her career; third at Limerick on penultimate start was another good effort, but her other three runs this term have been poor; hard to be confident.

16/1

Form: -40807

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Has come down 14lb in the ratings since gaining an intitial mark when trained by Willie McCreery; met trouble in running over C&D four weeks ago; not much between her and Reverberation on that running; could go well at a decent price now, though high draw is a concern.

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No Results Found

20/1

Form: /610-0

Last run: 26 days

W: 8st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Soft-ground winner over 1m2f at Navan last October; did not take to hurdling last winter; may have needed last month's run at Navan after a four-month break.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

0

15

(7)

16th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 1f 100y

15:50 Gowran Park

Wish Me

8st 13lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Keith Henry Clarke

refused to race

33/1

17th

18

(15)

2nd Sep 2023

Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:35 Navan

Wish Me

8st 13lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Keith Henry Clarke

C&D winner in 2021, not beaten far over 1m6f here a year ago but beaten miles last two runs.

33/1

Form: 805336

Last run: 4 days

W: 8st 7lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Managed a solid run from out of the handicap at Galway, finishing sixth of 12 in a handicap of a slightly higher standard than this; previous third over 1m at this venue gives him an each-way chance; only one pound out of the handicap, not ideally drawn.

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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

10

(4)

6th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 3y

Class 6

16:30 Yarmouth

Sovereignty

9st 0lb

J: William Carson

T: Anthony Carson

Thoroughly exposed maiden in Ireland; holds weak claims on 2023 form; difficult to fancy on debut for new yard.

40/1

9th

12

(7)

15th Jun 2023

Yielding

1m 1f 0y

19:30 Leopardstown

Sovereignty

8st 12lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: J J Lambe

took keen hold, led after 1f, headed but prominent after 2f

18/1

16th

18

(15)

1st Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

19:35 Fairyhouse

Sovereignty

8st 13lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: J J Lambe

midfield

25/1

10/1

Form: 007014 C

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Two wins for Ado McGuinness this season including over 1m at this venue in May; 7f possibly too sharp at Gowran last time on stable debut, but still managed a respectable fourth; drawn high.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4

(5)

18th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Rosie Rock

9st 11lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: James McAuley

slowly into stride, pushed along briefly, towards rear, dropped to last when eased and pulled up after 3f, looked to go wrong

14/1

9th

3

(12)

28th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Rosie Rock

9st 13lb

J: James Ryan

T: James McAuley

Both wins have come over this trip on turf; plenty of solid AW form too including when third in 7f claimer here latest, albeit 6lb rise for that is unhelpful; not far behind Zonik when sixth over 1m here previously.

9/2

3rd

8

(10)

21st Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Rosie Rock

9st 4lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: James McAuley

midfield, ridden and prominent under 2f out, went third 1f out, kept on, no match for first two

33/1

Form: 00-672

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Four-time winner, best at around 1m; has changed stable after second in a 7f Dundalk claimer; more on his plate in this company.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

6

(6)

13th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:20 Dundalk (AW)

Gatsby Cap

9st 6lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: John C McConnell

towards rear, good headway towards far side over 1f out, ran on well final 110yds, not reach leaders

14/1

11th

7

(2)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Gatsby Cap

9st 7lb

J: Cian Fahy

T: John C McConnell

Three-time C&D winner; won from basement mark in January and defied 6lb higher mark on his penultimate start; poor run over C&D last month but he's the type to bounce back.

10/1

13th

7

(13)

8th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Gatsby Cap

9st 9lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: John C McConnell

Has doubled his score at this track by winning two of his last three races; in between, beaten under 2l in third here in January; good chance off 4lb higher under the same 7lb claimer who rode him last time.

5/1

OUR TIP

33/1

Form: 077

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Does not look well treated on the basis of maiden outings at Ballinrobe (twice) and Limerick; tailed off over a longer trip last time.

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6th

6

(10)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Emeric

9st 11lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Paul W Flynn

in touch with leaders

9/2

Form: 9-0982

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 11lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Killarney specialist, has won four times there and managed a creditable second there last month, a notable improvement from three previous runs this season; twice placed from eight runs at this venue during his 52-race career.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

16th

16

(11)

31st Oct 2022

Heavy

1m 0f 73y

13:10 Galway

High Altitude

8st 12lb

J: Colin Keane

T: John Joseph Murphy

Killarney specialist, scene of four of his five wins; not one of his better runs when joint-favourite at that venue last time; Colin Keane up again, so should not be ruled out.

12/1

7th

3

26th Oct 2022

Soft To Heavy

1m 4f 0y

17:10 Curragh

High Altitude

11st 7lb

J: Miss Aine Lane

T: John Joseph Murphy

All five wins have been at 1m (including on heavy) but hasn't won in two years; has a bit to prove here back up in trip.

8/1

8th

5

(1)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 60y

14:25 Killarney

High Altitude

9st 9lb

J: Colin Keane

T: John Joseph Murphy

prominent, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, no extra when tenderly handled inside final furlong

5/1

14/1

Form: 08/054

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Dual winner for Mark Johnston early in her career; seems to be finding the right level in handicaps again, judged on Ballinrobe fifth and Bellewstown fourth; however, others make more appeal.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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9th

11

(10)

2nd Dec 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Welcoming

9st 2lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Luke Comer

Won twice in Britain but well below that form since; beaten 6l over 7f here in October; enough to prove at present.

10/1

10th

8

(1)

14th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Welcoming

9st 6lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

led, pushed along under 2f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, weakened final furlong

20/1

15th

11

(1)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

19:20 Leopardstown

Welcoming

9st 5lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

prominent, led after 3f, ridden and headed over 2f out, weakened final furlong

14/1

Form: 176008

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

A bit high in the ratings since winning over 1m at Gowran in May; coming down again now, but others have superior claims.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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9th

1

17th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

12:35 Navan

Corballis Flyer

11st 12lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: John Joseph Hanlon

towards rear throughout, mistake 6th, tailed off

66/1

22th

3

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 185y

12:45 Cork

Corballis Flyer

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Very experienced Flat performer with 2-34 record; in fair form during the summer, when placed over 7f at this venue and over 1m at Gowran; a long way below his best at Dundalk recently.

25/1

Form: 570109 CD

Last run: 56 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Emphatic winner over C&D in April; has failed to sustain improvement in two subsequent visits to this track; finished with only one behind her last time.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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7th

16

(11)

26th Oct 2022

Soft To Heavy

1m 2f 0y

15:25 Curragh

New Moon Rising

9st 10lb

J: Cillian McConnell

T: John C McConnell

midfield, headway over 3f out, soon pressed leaders, ridden over 2f out, soon no extra when wandered around, weakened over 1f out

10/1

4th

15

(16)

22nd Oct 2022

Soft

1m 2f 0y

16:55 Leopardstown

New Moon Rising

9st 1lb

J: Cillian McConnell

T: John C McConnell

hampered start, pushed along early, in rear, headway on outer into midfield 4f out, prominent when edged right 2f out, soon ridden, ran on well and went third towards finish, hard ridden and lost third final strides

20/1

10th

4

(13)

2nd Sep 2022

Good

1m 2f 75y

18:40 Down Royal

New Moon Rising

10st 0lb

J: Cillian McConnell

T: John C McConnell

prominent early, dropped to midfield before halfway, pushed along when hung left under 4f out, ridden 3f out, outpaced when bit short of room under 2f out, soon weakened

16/1

18th
15 (10)
Pale Ale

16/1

Form: 960-7

Last run: 125 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Kept on quite well over a longer trip on seasonal/handicap debut at Dundalk; may improve, but not certain to be as effective on turf and over this shorter distance.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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15th

15

(13)

10th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 1f 0y

16:50 Leopardstown

Pale Ale

9st 0lb

J: Oisin McSweeney

T: Luke Comer

Absent since last of 18 at Leopardstown in August 2022; can only be watched.

25/1

18th

15

(10)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

19:20 Leopardstown

Pale Ale

9st 1lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

led, headed but prominent after 3f, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

16/1

7th

8

(6)

1st Apr 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:20 Dundalk (AW)

Pale Ale

9st 8lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

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Payout
Exacta €5021.00
Straight Forecast €2137.10
Tricast €13154.60
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

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Supposedtobe

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