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Burke Family Clonbur Memorial Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 2m 6f 14y
  • 16 runners
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Burke Family Clonbur Memorial Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

Runners: 18 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £7.50
  • Place: £1.90

Form: 0P-953

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Step in the right direction when fifth at Killarney and proved it was not just a flash in the pan when third at Tramore 11-days ago; not convinced he is crying out for this longer test all the same, but seems to be going the right way and worth a second look.

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7th

15

15th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 181y

16:15 Ballinrobe

Western Dreaming

10st 0lb

J: Ethan O’Sullivan

T: Mrs Jayne Hearne

Sole win came over C&D last year; serious questions raised after being pulled-up at Kilbeggan last time; 4lb out of handicap.

40/1

0

10

8th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:12 Kilbeggan

Western Dreaming

11st 0lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: Mrs Jayne Hearne

in touch with leaders

12/1

11/4

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 271344 CD

Last run: 3 days

W: 11st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Attentions turned to chasing since his win here in July, and in pretty good spirits of late in with the bargain; only 6lb higher than the aforementioned victory and no surprise if he gives his handler a straight hat-trick in this race.

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0

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

33/1

  • Place: £7.40

Form: 00-55P

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 10lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Modest form points/maiden hurdles, latest jockey reported she cut out very quickly when pulled up at Tramore; switch to handicaps will need to bring about a good deal better.

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6th

18

4th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Punchestown

Stellar Symphony

11st 12lb

J: Grace Dorgan

T: Terence O’Brien

Won over 3m+ in September but this looks tough down in trip.

100/1

6th

12

7th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 43y

12:37 Clonmel

Stellar Symphony

11st 4lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Terence O’Brien

Belatedly off the mark at Kilbeggan in September and bounced back from a lesser effort when runner-up at Limerick last month; shaped like he may want a step back up in trip.

5/1

25/1

  • Place: £3.40

Form: 0U40-0

Last run: 49 days

W: 11st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Outran her odds when an 80/1 fourth in a 2m3f Naas maiden late last year, but has failed to reproduce that in two starts, latest when off the pace in a 3m Roscommon handicap; needs better.

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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: 035-47

Last run: 49 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Not disgraced the last twice, although probably a shade stretched by the 3m trip; third of fifteen over a similar trip to today's at Limerick in April and connections now swap out the cheekpieces in favour of first-time blinkers; maiden under both codes but has his chance.

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8

1st Jan 2024

Heavy

3m 0f 50y

13:50 Fairyhouse

Appian Way

10st 13lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

prominent, slow jump 1st, slow jump and lost ground quickly 3 out, soon weakened, pulled up home turn

14/1

Form: 00P-59

Last run: 38 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Showed enough to catch the eye in a Wexford mares maiden in June, but found life tough back in handicap grade at Kilbeggan in the interim; inroads to make.

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12

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 112y

14:15 Thurles

Agirlcalledchloe

10st 4lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

Has hit the crossbar in three of her last four starts, although was a bit below form when a distant second at Sligo latest; needs more to get her head in front in this field but solid place contender.

5/1

Form: 0-608

Last run: 50 days

W: 11st 1lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Maiden form not overly enticing, although potential at least over this longer trip to jump a little better; remains a little speculative.

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8

12th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 5

16:38 Ludlow

Chinook

10st 13lb

J: Joe Anderson

T: Sheila Lewis

Ex-Irish maiden; easily best of five starts for new yard came in April 2023, four runs back, when fifth of 13 over C&D; 6lb lower today but needs a revival on this second run since her winter break.

14/1

4

24th Apr 2024

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 5

15:35 Ludlow

Chinook

11st 5lb

J: Harry Kimber

T: Sheila Lewis

Ex-Irish maiden; bettered low-key stable debut when very respectable fifth in this race a year ago (good to soft), but was pulled up in November, after a break, and has been absent again since.

20/1

Form: -63521 D

Last run: 15 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Former point winner fired a warning sign when second at Downpatrick in July and built on it with a narrow but gutsy win at same venue just over a fortnight ago; 5lb rise far from insurmountable and another good run looks on the cards.

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7th

9

10th May 2024

Good

2m 7f 150y

19:55 Downpatrick

Townhill Penny

11st 7lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Gordon Elliott

towards rear

8/1

100/1

Form: 0/9P0-

Last run: 326 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Lack of a recent run adds to what already looks a tall order for this one on last season's form; first-time tongue-tie.

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0

15

20th Jun 2023

Good

2m 3f 170y

14:47 Wexford

Powerful Blue

10st 6lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: E Sheehy

Ordinary form over hurdles; only six finishers in the Clonmel handicap chase in which he was fourth; not beaten far then but others preferred.

14/1

4th

6

9th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

2m 0f 67y

18:15 Clonmel

Powerful Blue

10st 0lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: E Sheehy

towards rear, headway and briefly went third after 3 out, soon pushed along and outpaced, lost third approaching last, kept on

22/1

6th

14

31st May 2023

Good

2m 1f 100y

18:00 Wexford

Powerful Blue

10st 13lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: E Sheehy

Absent since a poor run at Cork last October; previous Clonmel fifth was a career-best, the closest he had come to reaching the first four;

14/1

16/1

Form: 90/906

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Tramore sixth a definite step in the right direction, and could be upgraded a bit due to a slipped saddle; has yet to string two good runs together, but could well be turning the corner.

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12

3rd Sep 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:45 Wexford

Adele Co

10st 13lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: Una Corcoran

midfield, bad mistake 1st, soon good recovery but dropped to rear, became detached when not fluent 4th, pulled up before 5th

14/1

10th

11

22nd Aug 2022

Good

2m 6f 14y

18:30 Ballinrobe

Adele Co

10st 13lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Una Corcoran

midfield on outer, headway and prominent 2 out, pushed along and outpaced when not fluent last, ridden and no extra on outer run-in

16/1

6th

12

11th Aug 2022

Good

2m 4f 110y

20:00 Tramore

Adele Co

11st 3lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Una Corcoran

towards rear of midfield, pushed along and some headway after 3 out, kept on well run-in, never near to challenge

50/1

Form: /600-4

Last run: 90 days

W: 11st 0lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Ran a shocker on the back of a lengthy break at Tramore, but obviously needed it and produced a much better run when a well held fourth (21-runners) at Punchestown in May; not one to rely on, but does at least save his best for here (placed three of his five visits) and is not ruled out; stable is on song and blinkers a first.

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5th

15

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 7f 55y

15:52 Fairyhouse

Mickey Shea

10st 13lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: Denis W Cullen

midfield

16/1

11

14th Sep 2022

Good

3m 1f 150y

17:30 Sligo

Mickey Shea

10st 13lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: Denis W Cullen

Point winner; shown very little in his three starts since returning in April and fell on sole chase outing.

16/1

11th

10

22nd Aug 2022

Good

2m 6f 14y

18:30 Ballinrobe

Mickey Shea

11st 0lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Denis W Cullen

towards rear on outer, pushed along before 2 out, struggling and beaten approaching last

12/1

OUR TIP

Form: 0-3306

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Point winner not always the most reliable but has threatened to pop up in similar contests, most notably at Punchestown and Kilbeggan on the back of her winter break, and if she brings her 'A' game, she should have a good crack at it.

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4th

18

14th Jul 2023

Good

2m 0f 190y

17:50 Cork

Whatsstoppingyou

11st 2lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Ray Hackett

prominent, went third after 4 out

10/1

7th

5

23rd Sep 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

14:50 Listowel

Whatsstoppingyou

11st 6lb

J: Tommy Brett

T: Ray Hackett

held up in behind leaders, not fluent 4th, mistake and pushed along 3 out, soon ridden and no extra, not fluent and weakened 2 out

12/1

12th

3

22nd Aug 2022

Good

2m 6f 14y

18:30 Ballinrobe

Whatsstoppingyou

11st 7lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Ray Hackett

in rear, not fluent 3rd, mistake 2 out, soon pushed along, no extra and beaten approaching last

10/1

Form: 000-99

Last run: 69 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Poor in maidens and well beaten on handicap debut at Roscommon; first-time cheekpieces added, but not high on the pecking order.

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11th

18

2nd Sep 2022

Good

3m 0f 100y

18:00 Kilbeggan

Elusive Point

11st 0lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: Mark Fahey

towards rear of midfield, outpaced and pushed along before 2 out, soon beaten

13th

7

22nd Aug 2022

Good

2m 6f 14y

18:30 Ballinrobe

Elusive Point

11st 2lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Mark Fahey

midfield, pushed along when bit short of room after 2 out, soon lost position and got behind, beaten approaching last

40/1

Form: 0-0004

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Reserve; showed promise in a bumper last year but next to nothing in six subsequent starts, before back on song when fourth over 2m2f at Sligo 18-days ago; could be on her way back but more distance to cope with here.

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7th

12

31st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

12:25 Limerick

Moyode Mist

10st 6lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: J A Nash

80-rated mare; weak handicap form since Sligo fourth last August; faded badly after a prominent showing when sent back into maiden company at Fairyhouse last week.

25/1

11th

11

25th Jan 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 110y

15:23 Fairyhouse

Moyode Mist

10st 11lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: J A Nash

80-rated mare; weak handicap form since Sligo fourth last August; has the merit of experience; first time with cheekpieces

16/1

7

3rd Dec 2022

Good To Soft

3m 0f 149y

Class 4

12:20 Aintree

Moyode Mist

10st 7lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: J A Nash

100/1

Form: 000-P8

Last run: 18 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Never going the pace on handicap debut at Sligo; first-time cheekpieces will need to raise her game no end.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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16

23rd Sep 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

14:50 Listowel

Nanny Tess

10st 13lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Alan Donoghue

never better than mid-division, towards rear when pushed along and reminder after 7th, became detached after 8th, pulled up before 3 out

40/1

15th

13

22nd Aug 2022

Good

2m 6f 14y

18:30 Ballinrobe

Nanny Tess

10st 13lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Alan Donoghue

novicey jumping, always towards rear

100/1

8th

11

4th Aug 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 195y

18:30 Sligo

Nanny Tess

11st 2lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Alan Donoghue

always towards rear, reminders after 3rd, ridden halfway, detached from 4 out

100/1

Form: /50P-7

Last run: 84 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Burning oil a fair way from home here in May; cheekpieces now added and they will need to spark her up no end; weak betting proposition.

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15

22nd Aug 2022

Good

2m 6f 14y

18:30 Ballinrobe

The Mighty Molly

10st 13lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Thomas Coyle

always towards rear, pulled up before last

100/1

7th

16

30th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 58y

19:20 Ballinrobe

The Mighty Molly

10st 13lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Thomas Coyle

Folded pretty tamely when last seen out at Downpatrick; lacks a recent run and is far from jumping off the page here.

50/1

12

15th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:08 Fairyhouse

The Mighty Molly

11st 4lb

J: Conor Orr

T: Thomas Coyle

Showed some ability in an ordinary Wexford maiden hurdle in May; well beaten on her handicap debut at Naas last month and an unlikely player.

33/1

Form: 85/5-0

Last run: 11 days

W: 11st 0lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Reserve; 80/1 fifth at Sligo in July her first real flash of ability, but failed to back it up at Tramore and Killarney and remains risky.

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12th

13

16th Oct 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

15:05 Cork

Kaylas Delight

10st 13lb

J: John Kirwan

T: David Kenneth Budds

prominent, lost position and mistake 3 out, weakened 2 out

20/1

7th

15

13th Oct 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:25 Tramore

Kaylas Delight

10st 13lb

J: John Kirwan

T: David Kenneth Budds

midfield, slightly hampered 1st, towards rear of midfield 2nd, ridden and some headway from 3 out, never on terms

50/1

13

29th Sep 2022

Good

2m 3f 198y

15:00 Clonmel

Kaylas Delight

10st 13lb

J: John Kirwan

T: David Kenneth Budds

Mild promise last year but nothing of note in three starts since returning in August.

25/1

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Payout
Exacta €361.00
Straight Forecast €270.50
Tricast €9853.80
Trifecta €5168.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Chief Seattle

POSTDATA:

Townhill Penny

RP Ratings (IRE):

Appian Way

The Irish Sun:

Chief Seattle