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17:20 Tramore

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Hanntec Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 2m 5f 120y
  • 16 runners
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Hanntec Handicap Chase

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly sunny

5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.30
  • Place: £1.50

Form: 0450-3

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 2lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

In cracking form in point-to-points this season, winning twice as well as three solid placed efforts; ran okay on Rules return at Killarney last time; looks more than capable of exploiting a mark of 83 and no surprise if playing a big part.

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3

18th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 7f 0y

18:45 Clonmel

Rule Of June

10st 2lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Liam Casey

in rear, raced in last when slow jump 8th, soon reminder, not fluent 9th, soon reminder and weakened, tailed off when pulled up after 4 out

12/1

7th

9

1st Sep 2023

Good

3m 1f 0y

19:25 Wexford

Rule Of June

11st 1lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Liam Casey

Beat Rudy Catrail in a Tramore chase last year, her sole win; some decent runs in defeat this summer but struggled in testing ground back at Tramore last time; not ruled out.

11/1

40/1

  • Place: £3.50

Form: 8P8-80

Last run: 68 days

W: 10st 13lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Hasn't shown a whole pile this year to suggest he can play a part; winless since 2020; others appeal more.

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11th

10

18th Feb 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 189y

17:10 Punchestown

Rudy Catrail

12st 3lb

J: Shauna Carroll

T: E Sheehy

.

66/1

0

9

28th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 100y

15:00 Tramore

Rudy Catrail

11st 5lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: E Sheehy

Front-running veteran who retains ability and enthusiasm; however, three most recent runs raise doubts; jumped poorly and dropped away tamely at Wexford, fell at Ballinrobe, unseated at Fairyhouse; on the positive side, he was in good form during summer, notching a well-deserved 3m1f win at Roscommon and three seconds.

8/1

0

4

7th Nov 2023

Heavy

3m 0f 107y

13:03 Fairyhouse

Rudy Catrail

11st 6lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: E Sheehy

Front-running veteran who retains ability and enthusiasm; however, two most recent runs raise doubts; jumped poorly and dropped away tamely at Wexford, and fell at Ballinrobe last time; on the positive side, he was in good form during summer, notching a well-deserved 3m1f win at Roscommon and three seconds.

100/30

14/1

  • Place: £2.50

Form: 835-06

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Only win came in when running away with a claiming hurdle at Clonmel last year; ran with plenty of credit at Downpatrick in March but has been soundly beaten on all three starts since; needs to improve.

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10

26th Dec 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

13:58 Down Royal

Different Strokes

10st 11lb

J: Corey McGivern

T: Mrs C O’Leary

0-11 over fences; tailed off at Clonmel last month but feasibly treated on his placed form from this summer; needs to bounce back.

20/1

9th

9

17th Nov 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 96y

15:23 Clonmel

Different Strokes

10st 12lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Mrs C O’Leary

Has only won a claiming hurdle; has placed form over fences but he's 0-10 and looks vulnerable to improvers.

12/1

Form: P350-5

Last run: 10 days

W: 10st 13lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Sole career success came in 2018; soundly beaten on first start for 311 days on stable debut last time; should be sharper with a run under his belt but looks up against it.

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7th

11

2nd Oct 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

15:55 Killarney

Dundeedy Lad

10st 5lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Ruaidhri Joseph Tierney

midfield, in touch with leaders 5th, not fluent 9th, ridden after 4 out, beaten when not fluent 3 out

20/1

19

23rd Sep 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

16:00 Listowel

Dundeedy Lad

10st 0lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Ruaidhri Joseph Tierney

Third reserve; no wins since 2018; below form for this yard and 2lb wrong here.

4th

11

12th Aug 2022

Good

2m 5f 120y

17:20 Tramore

Dundeedy Lad

10st 13lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Ruaidhri Joseph Tierney

midfield, headway on inner and in touch with leaders after 3 out, pushed along and went third 2 out, ridden and no impression approaching last

20/1

Form: 76-064 CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 10st 5lb

14 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; admirable veteran has seven wins on his CV from 89 starts; still showed signs of life at Roscommon 10 days ago and will be interesting if getting a run.

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5th

18

12th Aug 2022

Good

2m 5f 120y

17:20 Tramore

Bellgrove

10st 5lb

J: Richard Condon

T: P M Cloke

in touch with leaders, pushed along before 3 out, weakening when hampered and lost ground after 3 out, ridden and ran on well from last, not reach leaders

4th

15

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 0y

18:25 Roscommon

Bellgrove

10st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: P M Cloke

midfield, pushed along and some headway 3 out, mistake 2 out, kept on and went modest fourth run-in, never near to challenge

16/1

6th

11

20th Jul 2022

Good

2m 3f 160y

18:15 Limerick

Bellgrove

10st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: P M Cloke

midfield, ridden 4 out, soon lost position, rallied from 2 out, not pace to challenge

28/1

Form: 0-OU49

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 6lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

1-12 under Rules; won over hurdles at Bellewstown last summer (2m4f, good) and good run again at that venue in July; chase form isn't as strong and was soundly beaten at Roscommon last time; blinkers may bring about some improvement but he needs to produce more than what he has shown over fences to have a say.

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9th

11

25th Aug 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

18:28 Killarney

Repeat That

10st 1lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Michael Butler

Hurdles winner off 87 two years ago; unplaced all seven starts over fences, beaten 24l over this trip on last chase start at Clonmel in June.

16/1

7th

12

10th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:00 Roscommon

Repeat That

10st 6lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Michael Butler

prominent, pushed along and lost position before 3 out, ridden before 2 out, no extra run-in

25/1

6th

9

19th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:10 Kilbeggan

Repeat That

11st 3lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Michael Butler

Only win in 16 starts under rules came over 2m4f a couple of years ago; struggled over fences this term; wears first-time tongue-tie.

8/1

Form: 0P-928 D

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 13lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

1-19, sole win came over hurdles at Downpatrick last May; best of his three chase outings this term came at that venue in June when second but not as good since; should appreciate a return to this trip and perhaps not one to be discounted.

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4

7th Oct 2022

Yielding

2m 7f 110y

17:20 Downpatrick

Magic Piper

11st 13lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Thomas Gibney

in touch with leaders, jumped right 1st, prominent in chasing group when bumped 5th, lost position before 6th, dropped to rear before 9th, became detached when pulled up before 10th

9/1

3rd

6

14th Sep 2022

Good

2m 5f 47y

16:20 Sligo

Magic Piper

11st 4lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

led narrowly, hit 4th, disputed lead from 6th, pushed along when headed after 3 out, left in lead and ridden 2 out, mistake and pecked on landing when headed last, soon no extra and lost second, burst blood vessel

9/2

7th

1

29th Aug 2022

Good

2m 3f 55y

16:45 Downpatrick

Magic Piper

12st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders 5th, nudged along and lost ground before 4 out, no impression from 3 out

11/2

Form: 809-U0 CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Won a handicap chase at this venue in April 2021 (2m6f, good); form this season leaves plenty to be desired and he's hard to recommend on that evidence.

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9

3rd Sep 2022

Good

3m 1f 50y

17:35 Wexford

Blue Markie

10st 13lb

J: Peter Carberry

T: Andrew McNamara

prominent, led 1st, joined when jinked right 3rd, jinked right and bumped rival 5th, soon headed, ridden and weakened 11th, pulled up after 3 out

20/1

8th

5

12th Aug 2022

Good

2m 5f 120y

17:20 Tramore

Blue Markie

11st 9lb

J: Peter Carberry

T: Andrew McNamara

midfield, headway and prominent 4th, went second 5th, led narrowly 9th, headed 5 out, pushed along and weakened from 2 out

40/1

10th

2

2nd Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 70y

17:55 Roscommon

Blue Markie

11st 13lb

J: Peter Carberry

T: Andrew McNamara

led at steady pace, jumped right 1st, jumped right 2nd, headed before 11th, pushed along and lost position before 3 out, soon dropped to rear and struggling, mistake 2 out

25/1

Form: -06434

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

19-race maiden but has several solid placed efforts to his name this season, best of which came over C&D in April; dropped 1lb for recent Wexford outing and Blackmore has been called up; likely to be involved again.

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7th

2

1st Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:05 Down Royal

Walking The Walk

11st 12lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

Took advantage of low hurdles mark to win easily at Limerick in July (2m6f) before fading tamely back over fences at Kilbeggan; ideally wants it softer so any rain welcome and 12lb higher for Limerick win.

9/2

4th

2

12th Aug 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

19:25 Kilbeggan

Walking The Walk

12st 0lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

In fine form over hurdles and fences lately; took advantage of a low hurdles mark to win easily at Limerick last time after winning over fences at Perth; can be relied upon to run his race and a player.

4/1

Form: 4/8P-P C

Last run: 80 days

W: 10st 2lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

2-45; pulled-up in three of his last four starts and soundly beaten in the other; hard to make a case for and now a 12yo.

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10th

16

12th Aug 2022

Good

2m 5f 120y

17:20 Tramore

Cantkidakidder

10st 2lb

J: Sarah Kavanagh

T: N Dooly

prominent, went second before 2nd, lost second 5th, pushed along and weakened after 3 out

25/1

19

24th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

15:25 Punchestown

Cantkidakidder

11st 0lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: N Dooly

Capable of low-level form at his best; out of sorts last year and off since; now a veteran.

66/1

Form: 00P-3P

Last run: 23 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Not in the best form this season but ran a cracker at Limerick on his penultimate start, having every chance before finishing third (2m3.5f, good); pulled-up at that venue since; needs to bounce back.

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0

3

15th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

17:55 Ballinrobe

Daicheadacuig

11st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Brian Mortell

Won a point in the spring; flattered by Kilbeggan third in June, his only completion in last six starts; blinkers tried.

33/1

Form: 78690- D

Last run: 176 days

W: 11st 10lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Won a handicap hurdle at Sligo around this time last year but has failed to feature in all starts since; hard to fancy on first start for 176 days.

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12th

11

25th May 2023

Good

2m 6f 160y

20:00 Limerick

Citizens Army

10st 11lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Eugene M O’Sullivan

Dual hurdle winner was well beaten on handicap chase debut last August; pulled-up in a point' when last seen; others preferred.

28/1

5

29th Oct 2022

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:03 Galway

Citizens Army

11st 6lb

J: Mr Alan O’Sullivan

T: Eugene M O’Sullivan

Was probably beaten when slipping up on the bend at Tipperary earlier this month; well treated on last year's form but all her best form is at the intermediate trip.

7/1

9

3rd Oct 2022

Soft

3m 0f 0y

15:30 Tipperary

Citizens Army

11st 7lb

J: Mr Alan O’Sullivan

T: Eugene M O’Sullivan

prominent, mistake 9th, pressed leaders and pushed along when clipped heels and slipped up on turn after 3 out (jockey said mare clipped a heel and fell with no blame attached to any other rider)

16/1

Form: P-0401 CD

Last run: 23 days

W: 11st 10lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Four time chase winner including this race last year off 2lb lower; bounced back to form with a good display when winning at Limerick 23 days ago (2m3.5f, good); 6lb extra to contend with on this occasion but is likely to be right there again; big chance.

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7th

13

9th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

2m 6f 169y

20:30 Clonmel

Cluan Dara

10st 1lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: John Patrick Ryan

towards rear of midfield

16/1

16

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Cluan Dara

10st 4lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: John Patrick Ryan

in rear, pushed along briefly when detached after 7th, no impression when bad mistake 4 out, soon pulled up

12/1

7th

14

2nd Mar 2023

Soft

2m 7f 0y

14:40 Clonmel

Cluan Dara

10st 5lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: John Patrick Ryan

Five time winner but has lost his way completely; hard to fancy despite a collapsing mark.

40/1

Form: 00-859

Last run: 65 days

W: 11st 4lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Looked as though a return to form was on the cards when a close fourth over hurdles at Limerick in March, but has failed to trouble the judge in five runs since; record of 1-37 makes it hard to be overly confident.

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14th

12

28th Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:52 Galway

Crimson Chief

11st 1lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: J Morrison

Course winner over 2m6f last year on good ground; soundly beaten mixing hurdles and fences since; others preferred.

28/1

0

10

22nd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

14:40 Listowel

Crimson Chief

11st 6lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: J Morrison

Soundly beaten in six races since winning over an extended 2m6f at Galway just over a year ago; up against it at this stage of his career.

16/1

7th

4

15th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

17:55 Ballinrobe

Crimson Chief

11st 10lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: J Morrison

Won back-to-back over fences and hurdles this time last year; not much since but better for recent Kilbeggan run after 100-day absence; stays well but needs decent ground.

12/1

Form: 816529

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Only the one win from 46 starts which came over hurdles at Downpatrick in June (2m1.5f, good to yielding); far from disgraced in a conditions event at that venue on penultimate start but was outclassed in novice company at Galway 17 days ago; was soundly beaten on sole chase start at Wexford but would have a squeak if able to bounce back.

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10th

3

21st Feb 2024

Heavy

3m 0f 200y

15:50 Punchestown

I Dont Get It

11st 12lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Neill McCluskey

In fine form over hurdles last May, winning twice and reaching a career-high mark off 111; weak hurdles form in recent months; best run this term over fences at Down Royal on latest.

20/1

4th

11

23rd Jan 2024

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 100y

15:30 Down Royal

I Dont Get It

11st 0lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Neill McCluskey

In fine form over hurdles last May, winning twice (including at this venue) and reaching a career-high mark off 111; poor hurdles form in recent months and beaten 15l in seventh in a handicap chase here after Christmas; 25lb lower than current hurdles mark.

7/1

Form: P-0876 D

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 11lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Has five wins on the board, most recent came at Limerick last July; not in the same vein of form since; on a good mark but needs to improve plenty on recent showings.

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4th

14

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 180y

18:40 Tramore

Double Windsor

10st 0lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: David M O’Brien

Veteran a regular here but yet to win (four chase wins/one hurdle); C&D fourth his best run last summer in limited campaign, may well need this comeback run.

10/1

0

14

8th Aug 2023

Heavy

3m 0f 165y

20:00 Roscommon

Double Windsor

10st 2lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: David M O’Brien

The last of his four chase wins was more than two years ago, since when he's gone 0-16; ran okay at Tramore in June (beaten 7l) but modest otherwise this year.

14/1

7th

15

20th Jun 2023

Good

3m 1f 70y

17:17 Wexford

Double Windsor

10st 5lb

J: Daniel King

T: David M O’Brien

held up in rear, hampered by faller 10th, some headway after 11th, midfield before 4 out, not fluent 3 out, soon ridden and no extra

10/1

Form: 8060-7 D

Last run: 65 days

W: 10st 6lb

13 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Dual chase winner; only the one outing this season when soundly beaten at Wexford 65 days ago; winless since 2020 and unlikely to play a major role here.

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4th

12

24th Jan 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:00 Down Royal

Garrai Phaidin

10st 3lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Shane Ryder

Unseated after a mistake at Tramore earlier this month; running well in defeat earlier this term but he probably needs further than this these days.

10/1

14

21st Jan 2023

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

15:27 Navan

Garrai Phaidin

10st 0lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Shane Ryder

Losing run is mounting up; unseated last time and best form is on better ground; dropped 2lb.

40/1

14

1st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 6f 50y

15:25 Tramore

Garrai Phaidin

10st 0lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Shane Ryder

midfield, mistake and unseated rider 4th

25/1

OUR TIP

Form: 8-3630 C

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 7lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

First reserve; won over hurdles at this venue last year; in decent form this term but not as good at Roscommon last time; chance if bouncing back.

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8

6th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 7f 110y

17:20 Downpatrick

Shantou Sisu

11st 4lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W J Lanigan

Modest overall strike-rate and had a lot of luck go his way when winning by 15l at Sligo (3m2f, soft); still, clearly in decent form and a 5lb rise shouldn't be too damaging.

7/2

1st

8

27th Sep 2023

Yielding

3m 1f 182y

17:40 Sligo

Shantou Sisu

10st 13lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W J Lanigan

Veteran with a modest strike rate (2-30 over hurdles, 1-18 over fences); still capable of the odd good performance, notably when a close-up third in a 2m7f handicap at Tipperary three starts ago.

7/1

4th

11

18th Aug 2023

Good

2m 5f 120y

17:00 Tramore

Shantou Sisu

11st 2lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W J Lanigan

midfield, in touch with leaders after 3 out, hampered after 3 out, no impression from 2 out

25/1

Form: 727134 D

Last run: 6 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; Ballinrobe winner over hurdles in May and two good chase runs since; return to this trip should suit; worth noting if getting in.

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13

8th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:12 Kilbeggan

Chief Seattle

10st 13lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: John Patrick Ryan

held up in rear, mistake 7th

33/1

9th

12

23rd Aug 2023

Good

3m 1f 98y

19:40 Sligo

Chief Seattle

10st 2lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: John Patrick Ryan

Won over hurdles and fences at Ballinrobe last year but out of form of late, faller over fences the last twice; hard to be confident in.

16/1

0

10

12th Aug 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

19:25 Kilbeggan

Chief Seattle

10st 4lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: John Patrick Ryan

Won over hurdles and fences at Ballinrobe last year; poor lately; blinkers tried but others preferred.

25/1

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Non-runners

Citizen's Army, Cluan Dara, Crimson Chief, I Don't Get It, Garrai Phaidin, Shantou Sisu, Chief Seattle

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Payout
Exacta €475.00
Straight Forecast €382.10
Tricast €2663.60
Trifecta €6988.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Walking The Walk

SPOTLIGHT:

Cluan Dara

The Irish Sun:

Walking The Walk

RP Ratings (IRE):

Cluan Dara