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17:50 Clonmel

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Clonmel Handicap

  • Prize money: £5949.58
  • 1m 1f 136y
  • 12 runners
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Clonmel Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

1st
5 (5)
Kojin

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £3.90
  • Place: £1.40

Form: 70-341

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Built on the promise of good handicap runs at the Curragh (third of 22 behind a fine yardstick) and at Galway when winning a Tramore maiden; 4lb higher but good chance that he can continue to prosper.

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7/1

  • Place: £2.90

Form: 467438 D

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Gained the most recent of his five wins at Dundalk in January and has run some good races in defeat since then; not beaten far at Naas and previous Tipperary third was encouraging; can probably capture another race at some point.

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17th

2

(16)

30th Jun 2023

Good

1m 1f 0y

19:15 Curragh

Dare To Flare

10st 2lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

Struggled over hurdles last time out and not at his best on the level through the winter into spring; new yard.

25/1

6th

6

13th Jun 2023

Good

2m 2f 51y

16:55 Sligo

Dare To Flare

11st 0lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Andrew Slattery

didn't jump well, held up in rear, mistake 3rd, bad mistake 4th, not fluent 6th, pushed along and headway after 2 out, not fluent last, kept on, never on terms

20/1

18th

5

(8)

26th May 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

20:30 Curragh

Dare To Flare

10st 0lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: Andrew Slattery

Tailed off on AW when last seen; probably needs a bit further than this these days and may come on for the run.

20/1

10/1

  • Place: £3.20

Form: 47-010 D

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Formerly with Brian Meehan, for whom she won twice; sprang a surprise over 7f at Gowran last month; in rear throughout at York eight days later.

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10th

13

(6)

4th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

One Small Step

8st 8lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

midfield

12/1

4th

2

(5)

14th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

One Small Step

8st 13lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

soon led, pushed along and faced challenge 2f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, lost two places inside final furlong

7/1

8th

8

(11)

7th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

One Small Step

9st 6lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

midfield, headway and prominent 3f out, ridden over 1f out, no impression inside final furlong

14/1

4th
11 (11)
Zabeir

10/1

Form: 25457

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Fair form for Andrew Balding, though not progressive; faced a tough task in a 1m2f maiden at the Curragh on his Irish debut 12 days ago; showed a fair degree of promise then and could go well.

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14th

2

(7)

6th May 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:45 Curragh

Zabeir

10st 1lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Donal Kinsella

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders over 2f out, hampered when carried right 2f out, weakened final furlong

16/1

15th

19

(21)

26th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

18:10 Curragh

Zabeir

8st 11lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: Donal Kinsella

AW winner is 0-11 on turf; third to Blue Emperor over C&D last month before two lesser runs; fair sixth here a fortnight ago but had three of these rivals in front of him then.

25/1

6th

9

(15)

12th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

16:00 Curragh

Zabeir

9st 1lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Donal Kinsella

towards rear, headway towards near side over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, not reach leaders

12/1

OUR TIP

Form: 061308 CD

Last run: 29 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Five-time winner including this race last season off an 8lb lower mark; has added two Limerick wins to her record this season, but a long way below her best on two most recent starts.

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9th

12

(4)

13th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:45 Dundalk (AW)

Aurora Princess

8st 7lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Emmet Mullins

Five-time winner has run well in defeat over hurdles and Flat lately; just one (unplaced) AW run in her career; has a bit on from 2lb out of the handicap.

14/1

4th

5

24th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 4f 0y

17:20 Curragh

Aurora Princess

12st 1lb

J: Michael O’Neill

T: Emmet Mullins

Mare with fair hurdling form; ran well at Gowran off 78 latest; obvious sort.

2/1

3rd

8

(6)

16th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 100y

20:10 Gowran Park

Aurora Princess

8st 11lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Emmet Mullins

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, ducked right start

14/1

Form: 52213 D BF

Last run: 51 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Progressive filly was twice runner-up before winning a Ballinrobe maiden in June over a similar trip to this; found 1m a bit sharp on handicap debut at Killarney in July, form advertised subsequently by a Leopardstown win for the fourth; can do better now.

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8th

3

(7)

6th Sep 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:05 Gowran Park

Ms Eagleton

9st 11lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Miss Hilary McLoughlin

towards rear throughout

25/1

9th

4

(16)

24th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 30y

18:40 Killarney

Ms Eagleton

9st 10lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Miss Hilary McLoughlin

midfield

20/1

10th

14

(7)

13th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:50 Curragh

Ms Eagleton

8st 10lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Miss Hilary McLoughlin

dwelt start, towards rear

20/1

14/1

Form: 54-0

Last run: 141 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Placed over hurdles at Sligo recently; no doubts about his fitness as a result, but his Flat form is not exactly convincing.

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9th

14

17th Sep 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 170y

15:45 Navan

Strikeback

11st 3lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: J Morrison

in touch with leaders, mistake and swerved right 3rd, pressed leaders on outer when mistake 2 out, soon ridden, no extra approaching last, soon weakened, finished lame (trainer's rep said gelding finished lame having struck into himself)

15/2

7th

12

(6)

1st Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 136y

17:50 Clonmel

Strikeback

8st 13lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: J Morrison

slowly into stride, in rear, detached when nudged along from 3f out, ridden from 2f out, ran on when switched left final 110yds, nearest finish

14/1

3rd

12

17th Aug 2022

Good

2m 1f 110y

17:55 Sligo

Strikeback

11st 1lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: J Morrison

soon towards rear of midfield, headway before 2 out, keeping on when pushed along 2 out, not fluent last, soon went third when ridden, kept on, no match for first two

14/1

Form: 022578

Last run: 22 days

W: 10st 2lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Twice second in 1m1f handicaps at Leopardstown this season; not disgraced when 50-1 shot in a Listed race at Gowran on latest; could go well now for 10lb claimer Jessica Maye.

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7th

5

(1)

9th Aug 2023

Good

1m 2f 103y

18:10 Sligo

Coill Na Sionainne

8st 10lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: W McCreery

Hasn't won for over two years but some solid efforts this season; needs to find more from the same mark as previous two starts.

11/1

3rd

2

(4)

11th Jul 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

18:20 Tramore

Coill Na Sionainne

10st 0lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: W McCreery

midfield, pushed along 3f out, ridden and still plenty to do over 1f out, ran on well on outer inside final furlong, went third final strides

12/1

11th

9

(2)

1st Jul 2023

Good

1m 2f 0y

16:35 Curragh

Coill Na Sionainne

9st 5lb

J: Jessica Maye

T: W McCreery

Second of her two wins came two years ago; consistent without winning of late and had a few of these behind when runner-up in a Leopardstown handicap latest; each-way chance again.

10/1

12/1

Form: 43-800

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Placed at Dundalk at two; modest form this season and the stable appears to have a better chance with seasoned handicapper Dare To Flare.

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7th

4

(4)

28th Sep 2022

Good

0m 7f 176y

15:10 Bellewstown

Swing Point

9st 11lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Andrew Slattery

raced freely, towards rear, headway into midfield after 2f, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, no impression over 1f out

16/1

9th

10

(10)

1st Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 136y

17:50 Clonmel

Swing Point

9st 3lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Andrew Slattery

prominent, joined leaders when pushed along on near side of group over 2f out, ridden and wandered around under 2f out, soon weakened

12/1

10th

8

(4)

11th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

20:20 Leopardstown

Swing Point

9st 7lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: Andrew Slattery

took keen hold, midfield early, bit short of room after 1f, soon dropped to rear, pushed along over 2f out, soon ridden and minor headway, keeping on when switched right inside final furlong, eased towards finish

14/1

9/2

Form: 3126-0 D

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Three-time winner over hurdles; possibly had too much use made of him when contesting the Ladies Derby at the Curragh on his only Flat start this season; likely to be capable of making his presence felt with the champion jockey taking over.

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1

(5)

10th May 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 1f 100y

16:15 Gowran Park

Dartington

10st 2lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Gordon Elliott

Dual Flat winner in Britain largely campaigned over hurdles in recent years; last of 10 on Flat at Clonmel in September when last seen; down in grade here but others preferred.

14/1

8

(3)

15th Feb 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:10 Dundalk (AW)

Dartington

8st 13lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Gordon Elliott

Won three races over hurdles in 2022; failed to distinguish himself in two Flat outings last season; perhaps premature to write off his prospects of winning on the Flat, bearing in mind his 124 hurdles rating.

9/2

10th

7

(12)

1st Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 136y

17:50 Clonmel

Dartington

9st 7lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Gordon Elliott

midfield early, pressed leader after 1f, challenging when pushed along over 2f out, ridden and no extra from over 1f out, weakening when hampered and eased inside final furlong

9/2

Form: 86-885

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Won twice for the Gosdens last year; appears flattered by his official rating of 78 judged on three Irish runs, two of which have been in claimers.

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11th

7

(3)

16th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

15:30 Dundalk (AW)

Sevenal

9st 12lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Dual winner in Britain for the Gosdens; yet to reach the first four in 9 Irish runs and not easy to make a case for unless switch to AW brings improvement.

14/1

15

(9)

11th Nov 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Sevenal

9st 9lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Dual winner 1m in Britain for the Gosdens; has yet to reach the first four in ten Irish runs; not a bad effort over 7f at Leopardstown on penultimate start; first reserve.

10th

2

(8)

31st Oct 2022

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

14:50 Galway

Sevenal

10st 0lb

J: Daniel King

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Dual winner in Britain has struggled for current yard; only beaten 4l in two of his last three starts, including when sixth of 18, just behind Fastman, at Leopardstown; may be approaching a competitive mark.

12/1

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Non-runners

Timourid, Sevenal

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Payout
Exacta €296.00
Straight Forecast €290.10
Tricast €3316.00
Trifecta €2613.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Ms Eagleton

The Irish Sun:

Kojin

TOPSPEED:

Timourid

POSTDATA:

Dare To Flare

RP Ratings (IRE):

Ms Eagleton