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Irish EBF Supporting Irish Champions Weekend Fillies & Mares Maiden

  • Prize money: £7436.97
  • 1m 1f 100y
  • 17 runners
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Irish EBF Supporting Irish Champions Weekend Fillies & Mares Maiden

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

8/1 (Won)

  • Win: £12.20
  • Place: £2.70

Form: 965

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Has improved a little with each start, split Livia Celeste and Esculenta when fifth at Leopardstown last time; hooded now

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

5th

2

(5)

8th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 1f 0y

18:30 Leopardstown

Believeinmiracles

9st 4lb

J: Colin Keane

T: W McCreery

Gowran maiden winner at this trip last summer (good) was safely held in stakes company afterwards and disappointing seasonal return at same track in Listed event last month, too keen; bit to find now.

14/1

12th

2

(7)

3rd May 2023

Soft

1m 1f 100y

18:20 Gowran Park

Believeinmiracles

9st 9lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: W McCreery

towards rear

25/1

9th

7

(3)

4th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Believeinmiracles

9st 2lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: W McCreery

raced freely, prominent

12/1

2nd
6 (16)
Esculenta

8/1

  • Place: £3.30

Form: -32956

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Placed four times including behind subsequent Classic winner Tuesday on seasonal debut at Naas in March; beginning to look regressive; finished just behind Livia Celeste and Believeinmiracles last time.

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

11th

4

(10)

19th Jul 2023

Yielding

1m 0f 40y

18:20 Killarney

Esculenta

9st 9lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: R P Cody

Handicap winner off 84 at Gowran on penultimate start; found things too demanding in a Listed race at Navan and held by Giladah on that basis.

25/1

8th

4

(2)

11th Jun 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

15:40 Navan

Esculenta

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: R P Cody

raced in second, lost second but prominent after 2f

16/1

1st

2

(5)

10th May 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

15:05 Gowran Park

Esculenta

9st 10lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: R P Cody

made all, shaken up under 2f out, ridden clear inside final furlong, much reduced lead towards finish, just did enough

3/1

3rd
13 (5)
Redressed

4/1

  • Place: £1.40

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Second foal, half-sister to a Frankel-sired winner; dam a sister to the top-class Midday; interesting for top connections.

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

8th

7

(8)

15th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 3f 202y

15:25 Naas

Redressed

9st 7lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

midfield

7/1

7th

6

(5)

28th May 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

15:15 Curragh

Redressed

9st 2lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

midfield, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, no extra final furlong

8/1

14th

7

(5)

3rd May 2023

Soft

1m 1f 100y

18:20 Gowran Park

Redressed

9st 9lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

in touch with leaders

9/4

4th
17 (6)
Zaniyka

9/4

Form: 7-323 BF

Last run: 70 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Placed on all three starts this season; best effort when beaten a neck over 1m2f at Leopardstown; not quite as good in 1m4f contest at the Curragh; holds an obvious chance, with the hope being that first-time blinkers will help to produce the slight improvement required.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

14

(7)

28th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Zaniyka

9st 3lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

in touch with leaders, switched right going okay 2f out, soon headway and ridden, went second and kept on well inside final furlong, no match for winner

7/2

6th

10

(2)

15th Oct 2022

Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:55 Leopardstown

Zaniyka

9st 3lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

held up in midfield, headway going okay and in touch with leaders over 1f out, ridden and made challenge inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

13/2

18

(18)

3rd Sep 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

15:40 Navan

Zaniyka

9st 3lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

Caught late over 1m2f at Leopardstown in May; third over 1m4f next time; 2l behind third home Redressed over extended 1m1f at Gowran when tried in blinkers and now drops in trip with new combination of headgear applied.

11/2

Form: 435-54

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Best of three runs last year was when third to subsequent dual Listed winner and Irish Oaks third Cairde Go Deo over 7f at the Curragh; two lesser displays this year leave her with 5lb to find with Zaniyka on official ratings.

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

4th

9

(6)

13th Jan 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:30 Dundalk (AW)

Livia Celeste

9st 4lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Twice placed from ten starts; seems well exposed at this stage; finished behind Rockview Consort and Selador last time; officially rated 4lb inferior to stablemate Selador, though she finished one place in front of that rival here last month.

7/1

3rd

8

(2)

21st Dec 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Livia Celeste

9st 3lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

midfield

12/1

7th

7

(3)

7th Dec 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

15:15 Dundalk (AW)

Livia Celeste

9st 10lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Eight-race maiden but some solid form in defeat through the summer and it was another good run when beaten roughly 2l in a maiden here last month; back down in trip and a 3lb drop in the weights looks lenient.

9/1

Form: 8

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Shaped as if this longer trip would staying on in mid-field over 1m on Curragh debut; faces stiff task against some experienced rivals.

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

1st

7

(7)

19th May 2023

Yielding

1m 2f 0y

18:20 Leopardstown

Musical Rhapsody

9st 9lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

soon midfield, bit short of room over 2f out, soon pushed along and headway when switched right, ridden and ran on well from over 1f out, led final strides

8/1

1st

3

(1)

1st Feb 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

13:42 Dundalk (AW)

Musical Rhapsody

9st 13lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

midfield, ridden when headway towards far side over 1f out, led final 110yds, kept on well

12/1

8th

12

(3)

21st Dec 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Musical Rhapsody

9st 7lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

disputed lead early, prominent after 2f

12/1

Form: 62

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Half-sister to the 2014 Eclipse winner Mukhadram; stable's third-string when beaten 10l in sixth in a Dundalk maiden on debut; left that form behind when second to the odds-on Point Gellibrand (rated 93) at Leopardstown; good chance with further progress likely.

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

3rd

6

(5)

1st Oct 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 3f 50y

16:15 Killarney

Oh So Lovely

9st 3lb

J: Michael Hussey

T: A P O’Brien

prominent, pushed along 2f out, ridden over 1f out, keeping on when switched left inside final furlong, kept on strongly towards finish, not reach leaders

4/1

7th

12

(10)

10th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

16:20 Gowran Park

Oh So Lovely

9st 3lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: A P O’Brien

soon in touch with leaders, close up when pushed along after 2f, outpaced when ridden and no impression over 2f out

11/4

Form: 6546

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Has shown an even standard of form in four starts; needs to raise her game a notch or two, seeing that she would receive 10lb from Zaniyka in a handicap.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

14th

1

(14)

16th Mar 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:50 Dundalk (AW)

Wootton Babble

10st 0lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

prominent, soon raced in second

9/2

6th

14

(8)

17th Feb 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Wootton Babble

9st 4lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

Showed some early promise last year but failed to make progress later; takes a sharp rise in trip after a fair 1m run last time; 60-rated filly is unlikely to be good enough.

14/1

5th

13

(9)

3rd Feb 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Wootton Babble

9st 4lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Andrew Slattery

Showed some initial promise last year but form fell away; not discounted though if turning up in similar form as she did early last season.

25/1

100/1

Form: 80

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Not a bad first effort over 1m4f at Bellewstown; failed to improve when dropped to 1m1f at Leopardstown; cheekpieces now.

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

14th

9

(6)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 3f 180y

16:00 Galway

Jazzy Rock

9st 3lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Francis Casey

Definite chance on the basis of two good 1m6f runs at Navan; second of 21 last time, so her chance has to be taken very seriously; this family has been a good source of winners for the Casey yard.

9/2

14th

9

(6)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 3f 180y

16:00 Galway

Jazzy Rock

9st 3lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Francis Casey

Definite chance on the basis of two good 1m6f runs at Navan; second of 21 last time, so her chance has to be taken very seriously; this family has been a good source of winners for the Casey yard.

9/2

2nd

15

(7)

18th Oct 2023

Yielding

1m 6f 0y

16:30 Navan

Jazzy Rock

9st 0lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Francis Casey

led, headed but prominent after 1f

14/1

100/1

Form:

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Never in contention in a 1m4f maiden at Galway, can be left out of calculations.

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

5th

3

15th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 2f 193y

13:10 Clonmel

Molly Hall

11st 7lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Barry J Fitzgerald

Won a Flat handicap here; two runs over hurdles and has been let down by her jumping both times; others preferred.

25/1

8th

4

29th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:10 Punchestown

Molly Hall

11st 7lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Barry J Fitzgerald

Low-grade flat handicapper, winning over 2m at Clonmel last year (good); remote fourth at same venue on recent hurdles debut leaves her with plenty to find.

33/1

4th

2

11th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 116y

14:10 Clonmel

Molly Hall

11st 7lb

J: Mr C J Shine

T: Barry J Fitzgerald

didn't always jump with fluency, prominent, in touch with leaders when jumped slightly left 3rd, mistake 4 out, lost touch before 2 out, left in remote fourth last

12/1

33/1

Form: 0-6

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Should be better for her recent seasonal debut but is likely to need a handicap mark.

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

11th

11

(3)

10th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

16:20 Gowran Park

Nozomi

9st 3lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: Takashi Kodama

started quickly, briefly led, headed but prominent soon after start, dropped to midfield when pushed along before halfway, weakened 2f out

33/1

6th

5

(4)

23rd Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

14:20 Gowran Park

Nozomi

9st 3lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: Takashi Kodama

in touch with leaders, pushed along briefly after 1f, midfield after 3f, pushed along over 2f out, soon weakened gradually

14/1

10th

16

(8)

26th Oct 2021

Soft

0m 7f 0y

11:40 Curragh

Nozomi

9st 2lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: Takashi Kodama

Stable had a 2yo winner last week but this Highland Reel newcomer, who is closely related to a Group 2 winner in Australia, can only be watched on debut.

50/1

100/1

Form: 7

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 11lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Finished with only one behind her when making a belated debut over 7f at this venue.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

11th

2

(6)

29th Aug 2022

Good

1m 2f 14y

18:00 Roscommon

Zamm Zulu

9st 10lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: P J F Murphy

always towards rear, nudged along from 3f out, switched right over 2f out, kept on inside final furlong

100/1

12th

4

(4)

10th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

16:20 Gowran Park

Zamm Zulu

9st 11lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: P J F Murphy

dwelt start, always towards rear, pushed along when detached after halfway, ridden from over 2f out, soon switched right and minor headway, kept on

100/1

7th

1

(8)

23rd Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

14:20 Gowran Park

Zamm Zulu

9st 10lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: P J F Murphy

towards rear, midfield after 3f, pushed along under 3f out, soon weakened gradually

33/1

100/1

Form: 00

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Has been tried over contrasting trips on her first two runs at Galway and Tipperary; not a likely contender.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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13th

8

(2)

10th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

16:20 Gowran Park

La Vampa

9st 3lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Andrew Slattery

in touch with leaders on inner, dropped to midfield when pushed along and reminder before halfway, weakened over 2f out

100/1

12th

17

(16)

5th Aug 2022

Yielding

0m 7f 100y

18:10 Tipperary

La Vampa

9st 3lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

dwelt start, always towards rear, ridden briefly and no impression 2f out, kept on

16th

9

(7)

29th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 0y

19:10 Galway

La Vampa

9st 3lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

dwelt start, always towards rear

33/1

Form: 080

Last run: 43 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Nothing in the form of her first three outings to suggest she can win a maiden.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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8th

9

(6)

28th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Classy Kate

8st 12lb

J: Joe Doyle

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

prominent, pressed leader when ridden over 2f out, soon outpaced and lost position, hung left over 1f out, no impression when bit short of room inside final furlong, eased towards finish

33/1

20th

13

(6)

19th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 6f 0y

17:05 Navan

Classy Kate

8st 12lb

J: Julie Burke

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

fractious at the post, always towards rear, never going well, tailed off

33/1

12th

13

(2)

5th Oct 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:45 Navan

Classy Kate

8st 13lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

midfield, pushed along towards far side over 3f out, ridden and switched right over 2f out, not clear run over 1f out, kept on, never on terms (jockey said filly got short of room in the straight)

16/1

Form:

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Never in contention when 40-1 shot on debut at Killarney last month; safe to rule out.

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6th

2

(4)

26th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

18:00 Newcastle (AW)

Spirit Of Ash

9st 9lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Tristan Davidson

Got the better of Humble Spark over 1m4f here last month and she was a creditable third behind Yakhabar over that trip 18 days ago (not as well positioned as the winner); should give her running again.

4/1

3rd

4

(1)

8th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 6

13:50 Newcastle (AW)

Spirit Of Ash

9st 9lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Tristan Davidson

held up in rear, switched to near side over 3f out, outpaced over 2f out, headway 2f out, kept on well inside final furlong, nearest finish

7/2

1st

4

(2)

7th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 6

17:30 Newcastle (AW)

Spirit Of Ash

9st 8lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Tristan Davidson

All four wins have come over 1m2f/1m4f around here, the latest from 2lb lower in November; finished behind three of these when fourth of nine over C&D in January, but appeared to be undone by a lack of pace there; capable of playing a part if this pans out more in her favour back from a 51-day break.

5/1

OUR TIP

Form: 4/3-0

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 11lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Promise at three or four, though ran only once during each campaign; failed to match those displays on reappearance at Limerick last month; official rating of 70 is short of the standard likely to be required.

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16th

2

(15)

10th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 100y

16:20 Gowran Park

Le Jardin Secret

9st 11lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: David Harry Kelly

in touch with leaders on outer, pushed along and lost position from 3f out, soon weakened, dropped to rear when eased final furlong

25/1

12th

6

(6)

7th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

18:15 Limerick

Le Jardin Secret

9st 12lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: David Harry Kelly

midfield, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, soon weakened

9/1

3rd

2

(1)

4th Oct 2021

Soft To Heavy

1m 1f 0y

13:35 Tipperary

Le Jardin Secret

9st 6lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: David Harry Kelly

Well-bred filly was fourth on debut last year for Dermot Weld in a Fairyhouse maiden over 7f, running on; changed hands for Gns18,000 at the sales in July and makes debut for new yard after a year away; worth a market check.

20/1

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Payout
Exacta €819.00
Straight Forecast €677.20
Trifecta €5502.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Oh So Lovely

The Irish Sun:

Musical Rhapsody

RP Ratings (IRE):

Oh So Lovely

POSTDATA:

Oh So Lovely