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Think Print & Design Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 3m 0f 0y
  • 14 runners
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Think Print & Design Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

13/2 (Won)

  • Win: £5.70
  • Place: £2.40

Form: P7-963

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Won Tramore maiden last year but had been struggled until much more encouraging run on latest off much reduced mark at Killarney, staying on well over 2m4f; longer trip here could suit.

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2

6th Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

17:14 Hexham

Battle Of Benburb

11st 10lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: John C McConnell

Wexford winner in August 2022 and runner-up at Sedgefield the following month; unplaced in ten starts since (including over fences) and hopes probably pinned on cheekpieces offering a boost.

9/1

10/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 24-754

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Maiden just about got this trip at Limerick last month (bit to find with Roped In); hood now added to usual tongue tie; yard going well.

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4

19th Aug 2022

Good

3m 1f 0y

18:45 Kilbeggan

Good Man Turk

11st 7lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Matthew J Smith

towards rear, some headway on inner after 4 out, pushed along after 3 out, no impression when fell last

13/2

2nd

8

5th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Good Man Turk

11st 7lb

J: B J Cooper

T: Matthew J Smith

travelled strongly, held up in rear, going easily and headway after 2 out (usual 3 out), shaken up when prominent approaching last, pushed along and kept on well run-in, went second final strides

10/1

4th

10

21st Jul 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:45 Limerick

Good Man Turk

10st 12lb

J: Mr J Dunne

T: Matthew J Smith

held up in rear, headway and joined leaders 10th, led 11th, headed after 3 out, every chance 2 out, lost second last, weakened final 110yds

7/1

5/1

  • Place: £2.90

Form: /199-1 C

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 10lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Veteran retains his enthusiasm, returning from 327-day absence to win 2m4f Killarney handicap last month for the second consecutive year with bold front-running performance; up 9lb for that and best fresh so not certain he'll reproduce that sort of form just three weeks later.

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12th

11

20th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:35 Killarney

Naturally Blond

11st 6lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Patrick Cronin

Seeking to win this race for the third successive year, previous two were runaway wins under forcing tactics on good ground on returning from lengthy absences; 5lb higher than this stage last year but sure to be well primed although likely softer ground may not suit.

9/1

4th

11

23rd Aug 2022

Good To Firm

2m 4f 0y

18:15 Bellewstown

Naturally Blond

11st 4lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Patrick Cronin

led, joined after 3rd, led clearly 4th, mistake 3 out, soon ridden, headed before 2 out, no extra approaching last

8/1

3rd

4

5th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Naturally Blond

11st 10lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Patrick Cronin

led, bad mistake and good recovery 4th, hit 10th, not fluent 3 out (usual 4 out), pushed along after 2 out (usual 3 out), ridden when headed last, no extra run-in, lost second final strides

5/1

Form: 2-6223

Last run: 15 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

0-13 but knocking on the door recently, including twice second in handicap chases here, most recently staying-on third over hurdles at Limerick; entitled to be thereabouts again.

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8th

1

5th Sep 2022

Good

2m 6f 110y

17:45 Galway

Roped In

12st 0lb

J: Mr J G Murphy

T: Daniel G Murphy

midfield, lost position and dropped to rear 4th, pushed along briefly after 5th, mistake 10th, ridden and no impression after 3 out, never on terms

7/1

4th

1

5th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Roped In

12st 0lb

J: Mr J G Murphy

T: Daniel G Murphy

in touch with leaders, lost position and towards rear after 2nd, pushed along and headway on outer after 2 out (usual 3 out), prominent approaching last, ridden run-in, no extra final 110yds

7/1

3rd

5

21st Jul 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:45 Limerick

Roped In

11st 5lb

J: Mr J G Murphy

T: Daniel G Murphy

held up in midfield, headway 3 out, ridden approaching last, ran on run-in, not reach leaders

13/2

OUR TIP

Form: 4P9-06

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Killarney bumper winner last summer but a bit underwhelming so far over hurdles; plenty to find on recent handicap debut run and upped in trip.

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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

Form: 00-00O

Last run: 22 days

W: 10st 13lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Lightly raced 9yo with nothing to recommend, running out through wing of second-last at Killarney last time.

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6th

12

7th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:50 Fairyhouse

Cottage Artist

10st 13lb

J: Alan King

T: V T O’Brien

Weak form overall; not a bad effort when sixth over C&D on Monday, but unlikely to reverse form with Sayitfirst and Banada Bridge.

14/1

Form: 6-2267 BF

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 1lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Hurdling record no 0-25 although two good seconds in May; disappointing favourite twice since so has bit to prove now but trip/ground to suit.

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7th

12

5th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Lady Llerom

11st 1lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Shane Nolan

prominent, not fluent 1st, pushed along and lost position before omitted 2 out, soon held

8/1

6th

9

13th Jun 2022

Good

3m 0f 100y

18:00 Kilbeggan

Lady Llerom

11st 3lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Shane Nolan

prominent, mistake 1st, not fluent 6th, pressed leader when pushed along before 2 out, ridden and weakened after 2 out

9/4

Form: P4P28-

Last run: 265 days

W: 11st 2lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Sole hurdles win came in 2019 but some good placed efforts, notably second to prolific winner Glenquin Castle over 3m at Galway last October; absent since well held behind same rival at Punchestown in November so may need this.

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6

10th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

15:20 Hexham

Humps And Bumps

10st 10lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Danny Brooke

On a lengthy losing sequence but she arrives in decent nick, fourth in 3m2f Sedgefield handicap chase 30 days ago; visor replaces cheekpieces and she's no forlorn hope back over hurdles.

7/1

4th

5

11th Oct 2023

Good

3m 2f 202y

Class 5

16:05 Sedgefield

Humps And Bumps

10st 11lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Danny Brooke

took keen hold, held up in rear, outpaced before 4 out, kept on from 2 out

5/1

4th

6

6th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 41y

Class 5

19:18 Hexham

Humps And Bumps

10st 9lb

J: John Kington

T: Danny Brooke

Has recovered some form since wind surgery and the refitting of blinkers; not beaten far at Stratford 13 days ago and may get closer to Hapy La Vie than she did over C&D in June; one win in last four years, however.

11/2

20/1

Form: 070-

Last run: 177 days

W: 11st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Low-grade Flat maiden hasn't run over hurdles since February and seems best watched on handicap debut.

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12

17th Aug 2022

Good

2m 4f 141y

19:00 Sligo

Go Large

10st 12lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: William Durkan

always towards rear, not fluent 4th, well behind when pulled up before 2 out

33/1

9th

10

5th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Go Large

11st 2lb

J: Conor Orr

T: William Durkan

didn't jump with fluency, soon in rear, stayed on but never dangerous

20/1

11th

12

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30th Jun 2022

Good

1m 6f 89y

20:00 Bellewstown

Go Large

8st 12lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: William Durkan

prominent, pushed along 3f out, ridden and lost position under 2f out, weakened over 1f out

28/1

Form: -061P2 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Got off the mark over this trip at Kilbeggan in June and good second over same C&D on latest; claiming amateur now takes the ride; one to consider.

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1st

7

24th Apr 2024

Yielding

3m 0f 116y

19:40 Bellewstown

Killinure Lass

11st 5lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

towards rear, pushed along but headway before 2 out, in touch with leaders approaching last, ridden and ran on well to lead inside final 110yds, won going away

18/1

6th

5

1st Jan 2024

Heavy

3m 0f 50y

13:50 Fairyhouse

Killinure Lass

11st 6lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Brian M McMahon

held up in rear, outpaced after 3 out, lost touch before 2 out, weakened approaching last

12/1

Form: U00-87

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

First reserve; midfield finishes in opening two handicaps so plenty more required to play a role.

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13th

17

5th Sep 2022

Good

2m 6f 110y

18:15 Galway

Homard De Chausey

10st 13lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

prominent, hampered 1st, pressed leaders when pushed along after 3 out, ridden and weakened before 2 out, tailed off

25/1

11th

15

5th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Homard De Chausey

11st 2lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Paul Nolan

midfield, not fluent when towards rear 10th, pushed along and no impression from 2 out (usual 3 out)

7th

6

2nd Jul 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

19:10 Bellewstown

Homard De Chausey

11st 5lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Paul Nolan

midfield, pushed along before 4 out, ridden and no impression after 3 out

25/1

Form: 09-451 D

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 8lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Off the mark at sixteenth hurdles attempt over this trip at Roscommon last month, relishing better ground to win with some authority; 9lb rise seems fair, interesting to see if she can back that up.

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5th

12

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 193y

16:50 Thurles

Well Polly

10st 2lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Miss J M Lee

2-29 over hurdles, suited by 3m; never better than fourth in seven outings in 2023; hard to fancy; in rear on chase debut at Cork in January.

20/1

8th

12

6th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:32 Cork

Well Polly

11st 5lb

J: Daniel King

T: Miss J M Lee

Dual hurdle winner; struggling for form in that sphere of late and she's hard to recommend on chase debut.

50/1

Form: 7-8332

Last run: 36 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Steadily progressive mare, placed over C&D in May and chased home a clear-cut winner over same trip at Tipperary last time; one to consider.

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5

5th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Rose Mahler

11st 9lb

J: Ian Power

T: Paul Stephen Kiely

prominent, pulled up before 9th, looked to go wrong

10/1

2nd

5

30th Jun 2022

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

19:50 Tipperary

Rose Mahler

11st 8lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Paul Stephen Kiely

chased leaders, not fluent 6th, ridden to lead after 3 out, headed 2 out, soon no chance with winner but stayed on

14/1

3rd

6

25th May 2022

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

19:45 Wexford

Rose Mahler

11st 8lb

J: Ian Power

T: Paul Stephen Kiely

Gradually improved in three runs in maiden hurdles, most recently in an ordinary 2m4f event here 11 days ago; needs to step up again and her mark would not seem to be the most lenient on her handicap debut.

12/1

Form: UUUP-9

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 13lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Now 0-37, recent chase form poor; back hurdling and of no appeal.

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Form: 0U40-0

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; beaten a long way behind Well Polly at Roscommon latest, hard to fancy.

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11

20th Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 70y

18:20 Kilbeggan

Getaclan

10st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: D McNamara

in touch with leaders

33/1

15th

19

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 7f 130y

16:52 Naas

Getaclan

10st 13lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: D McNamara

18-race maiden and finished a long way behind the re-opposing Tangental last time out.

20/1

8th

10

2nd Mar 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:55 Clonmel

Getaclan

10st 13lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: D McNamara

Two fair efforts last twice in handicap hurdles at Limerick and Fairyhouse; each-way claims if she can repeat that over a trip she seems to stay.

8/1

Form: 780-00

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; in rear behind Well Polly at Roscommon; cheekpieces now tried.

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12th

9

11th Aug 2022

Good

2m 4f 110y

20:00 Tramore

Coconoir

11st 6lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Leonard Paul Flynn

took keen hold, prominent, pushed along and lost position before 3 out, weakened before 2 out

33/1

17

5th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Coconoir

11st 3lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Leonard Paul Flynn

Third reserve; in rear behind Well Polly at Roscommon; cheekpieces now tried.

14th

8

4th Jul 2022

Good

2m 7f 179y

20:00 Roscommon

Coconoir

11st 6lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Leonard Paul Flynn

always towards rear, pushed along after 4 out, ridden and no impression from 3 out

50/1

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Non-runners

Athagabhain, Getaclan, Coconoir

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Payout
Exacta €357.00
Straight Forecast €305.50
Tricast €2031.40
Trifecta €3544.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Rose Mahler

The Irish Sun:

Roped In

SPOTLIGHT:

Battle Of Benburb

POSTDATA:

Naturally Blond