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Bar One Racing Bet On Mobile Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £6197.48
  • 2m 4f 0y
  • 16 runners
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Bar One Racing Bet On Mobile Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

3/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.60
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 21-252

Last run: 12 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Dead-heated in Fairyhouse bumper last term; best effort over hurdles when second of 19 at Galway and holds Riann on a line through the useful winner; step up in trip should be fine; cheekpieces.

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3rd

5

16th Oct 2022

Good

3m 0f 50y

13:55 Cork

Royal Romeo

11st 10lb

J: B J Cooper

T: Noel Meade

in touch with leaders, headway and went second 3 out, jumped right and mistake when lost second 2 out, switched left and mistake last, kept on but held run-in

7/2

4th

1

6th Oct 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

17:25 Thurles

Royal Romeo

10st 3lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Noel Meade

took keen hold, disputed lead early, soon prominent, pressed leaders and raced wide when ridden over 2f out, soon no extra

4/1

1st

12

17th Sep 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:20 Navan

Royal Romeo

11st 12lb

J: B J Cooper

T: Noel Meade

took keen hold, prominent, pressed leaders when pushed along before 2 out, keeping on approaching last, switched left and ran on when ridden after last, led towards finish

3/1

11/4

  • Place: £1.20

Form: 4

Last run: 49 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Half-brother to smart jumper Ball D'Arc and lots to like about his staying-on fourth at Galway festival; form has worked out a treat and stepping up in trip will suit although faster ground to contend with here.

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8

14th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 4f 127y

Class 1

16:10 Cheltenham

Riaan

11st 4lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

Pulled up in the Coral Cup last March (40-1); has taken well to fences, making most on first run and running well for a long way when second of 25 at Leopardstown (2m5f, yielding to soft) last month to one on a good mark; others have achieved more but he's still near the start of his career.

16/1

2nd

15

4th Feb 2024

Yielding To Soft

2m 5f 107y

15:20 Leopardstown

Riaan

10st 2lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

Still unexposed over fences; only a couple of lengths behind Percy Warner over this trip at Cork in November when last seen; could still have enough potential progression to run well here.

20/1

66/1

  • Place: £3.80

Form: 4709-0

Last run: 49 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Has shown very little since fair run in a Down Royal bumper in January; tongue-tied.

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12th

6

26th Dec 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:45 Leopardstown

A Million Bucks

11st 6lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Thomas Gibney

midfield

16/1

13th

18

4th Dec 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:05 Fairyhouse

A Million Bucks

10st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

prominent in chasing group

12/1

3rd

1

29th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 0f 90y

14:18 Galway

A Million Bucks

11st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

Inconsistent sort; placed in a bumper at Down Royal early in the year; also ran well to take third behind the two market principals in a maiden hurdle over 2m4f at Navan on latest, this race looks stronger.

10/1

Form: 11-726

Last run: 52 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Dual bumper winner last year; second over 3m at Cork in July; beaten a long way but not disgraced behind useful winner at Galway festival.

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7th

4

17th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

15:45 Listowel

Mistys Gift

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: David Harry Kelly

Won a couple of bumpers in 2021, including at this festival, but frustrating over hurdles and attempting to bounce back after a poor effort over fences at Ballinrobe last month; others preferred.

8/1

0

4

28th Aug 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

19:35 Ballinrobe

Mistys Gift

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: David Harry Kelly

towards rear, not fluent 1st, soon midfield, bad mistake 6th, dropped to rear 9th

10/1

Form: 5-3223

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 110

Form & Verdict

Flat winner and loads of placed form in this sphere, including over 2m3f, but vulnerable to less exposed types.

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6th

6

(16)

14th Feb 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

14:10 Dundalk (AW)

Rodney Bay

9st 7lb

J: Rory Mulligan

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

Had Ellaat third when winning a heavy ground Curragh handicap in October but well beaten in a handicap hurdle and a 1m4f handicap here since; others preferred.

50/1

14th

13

(11)

15th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Rodney Bay

9st 5lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

prominent, led after 1f, headed and raced in second after 4f, weakened quickly 3f out

16/1

11th

2

18th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

12:20 Navan

Rodney Bay

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

Won 1m6f heavy ground handicap on the Flat last month; generally a consistent sort in this sphere but others look better treated.

16/1

Form: 0-975

Last run: 58 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

No great shakes in bumpers; fair fifth in modest Limerick maiden on hurdles bow.

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12th

1

16th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 120y

17:05 Navan

Hidalgo Des Mottes

12st 0lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Eoin Griffin

String of consistent efforts on goodish ground this summer but yet to get head in front; went closest over 2m4f at Bellewstown but wasn't beaten far when fourth over 2m7f at Roscommon last month.

15/2

3rd

8

17th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 110y

19:19 Tramore

Hidalgo Des Mottes

11st 0lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Eoin Griffin

Really consistent, unlike most of these, but also anomalous in he's 0-12; possibly not altogether straightforward (cheekpieces retained) but everything looks in place for a big run off the likely pace; yard among winners.

4/1

4th

5

8th Aug 2023

Soft

2m 7f 130y

18:30 Roscommon

Hidalgo Des Mottes

11st 8lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Eoin Griffin

took keen hold, midfield, headway 2 out, disputing second when hung left approaching last, kept on

7/1

Form: 22/44-

Last run: 263 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 113

Form & Verdict

Placed in three maidens last year; fine fourth in big-field Leopardstown handicap when last seen at Christmas; has the form to go close but may want it softer.

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14th

5

11th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:55 Cork

Carrig Rock

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Peter Croke

Sligo maiden winner at this trip and returned from spell chasing when well held over hurdles at Tramore recently; tongue-tie now tried but of limited appeal.

33/1

9th

3

21st Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 80y

15:50 Tramore

Carrig Rock

11st 11lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Peter Croke

in touch with leaders

20/1

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

First reserve; half-brother to a chase winner and a couple of Flat winners.

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11th

23

11th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 55y

17:40 Galway

Leading Flame

11st 8lb

T: Matthew J Smith

Third reserve; not a bad run on comeback making handicap debut at Downpatrick; could be involved with improvement likely up in trip.

5th

7

28th Aug 2023

Good

2m 1f 165y

14:40 Downpatrick

Leading Flame

11st 8lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Matthew J Smith

Poor maiden hurdle form last winter after a fair debut at Navan in September; transformation needed on handicap/seasonal debut.

20/1

21th

11

19th Feb 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:10 Punchestown

Leading Flame

11st 12lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Matthew J Smith

always towards rear, pushed along when reminders after 4th, mistake 4 out

100/1

Form: 75563

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Ordinary in bumpers but good start over hurdles when third to now 109-rated gelding over this trip at Bellewstown; small place chance.

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0

6

10th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 48y

Class 5

14:45 Hexham

Ferdinand Star

11st 10lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Declan Carroll

led, briefly headed 3rd, headed 3 out, lost second before 2 out

20/1

4

2nd Mar 2023

Good

2m 3f 1y

Class 5

13:40 Taunton

Ferdinand Star

11st 13lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: David Pipe

ran in snatches, prominent, dropped to rear before 6th, pulled up before 3 out

33/1

10th

10

16th Feb 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 216y

Class 4

13:15 Sandown

Ferdinand Star

10st 12lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: David Pipe

Had placed form in Irish maiden hurdles but it's been a sticky start for his current yard with no shows in 2m3f and 2m4f handicaps; dropping back in distance could work but he needs to find overall improvement.

40/1

Form: 7-8

Last run: 36 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Soundly beaten in a bumper and maiden hurdle; big outsider.

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13th

6

13th Nov 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

11:45 Navan

Use Your Illusion

11st 12lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Nigel Carolan

Soundly beaten in a bumper and in two maiden hurdle attempts; no apparent chance.

100/1

10th

13

17th Sep 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:20 Navan

Use Your Illusion

11st 12lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Nigel Carolan

in rear, jumped slightly right 5th, pushed along briefly after 3 out, minor headway when pushed along after 2 out, kept on, made no impression

100/1

8th

9

12th Aug 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:50 Tramore

Use Your Illusion

11st 12lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Nigel Carolan

towards rear, mistake 1st, minor headway final circuit, not fluent 3 out

66/1

Form: 90-

Last run: 153 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Well beaten in two maidens in the spring; big outsider.

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16th

25

4th Mar 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:10 Navan

Brock Beauty

10st 0lb

J: Patrick M O’Brien

T: Gerard Farrell

Big price when pulled-up at Fairyhouse in her first handicap; 4lb wrong at the weights now.

66/1

7

1st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 7f 165y

14:00 Fairyhouse

Brock Beauty

11st 1lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Gerard Farrell

Has struggled in maiden hurdles; little to suggest she can win for a small local stable that has had very few runners in recent seasons, but capable of providing the odd good-priced winner in the past.

25/1

Form: 5-

Last run: 184 days

W: 11st 2lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Modest maiden on the Flat; first go over hurdles here and best watched.

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2nd

3

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 180y

18:40 Tramore

Gold Haven

11st 11lb

J: Mr S Cavanagh

T: Paul W Flynn

Placed in big-field handicap hurdles over the Christmas period and again last month at Clonmel; Tuesday's Naas run a bit below best but overall in good form and straight into handicap company for chase debut.

7/1

Form: 5-

Last run: 162 days

W: 11st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Half-brother to useful staying chaser Strictlyadancer; 8s, showed promise when fifth in Ballinrobe bumper but will likely need a bit more time.

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6th

9

24th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 4f 110y

19:05 Bellewstown

Clandara

11st 6lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Liz Doyle

midfield, some headway approaching last, kept on, never near to challenge

20/1

14th

5

17th Nov 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 61y

13:12 Clonmel

Clandara

11st 10lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Miss Elizabeth Doyle

always towards rear, took keen hold, mistake 1st, pushed along after 3 out, weakened before 2 out

66/1

Form: 38-70

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Showed ability on debut in Roscommon bumper last year but nothing since; tailed off on hurdles bow latest.

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13

1st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 5f 170y

13:40 Tramore

Captain Lightfoot

10st 13lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Ciaran Murphy

prominent

33/1

17

21st Dec 2022

Yielding

2m 6f 110y

14:37 Fairyhouse

Captain Lightfoot

10st 13lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Ciaran Murphy

First reserve; well beaten in two handicaps and isn't easy to fancy; being raised in trip with blinkers added may help.

Form: 10/P/

Last run: 678 days

W: 11st 12lb

9 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Cost an eyewatering sum after winning a point and successful Rules debut in a Punchestown bumper in 2019 but has burst in both outings since; back from long layoff and has left Joseph O'Brien.

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15th

4

17th Sep 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:20 Navan

Dlauro

11st 12lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Aidan Anthony Howard

took keen hold, midfield early, towards rear halfway, nudged along when weakened before 2 out, not fluent and ridden briefly 2 out, eased, tailed off, burst blood vessel (jockey said gelding burst a bood vessel; vet said gelding had blood at both nostrils post-race)

14/1

Form: 32/3- BF

Last run: 279 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Winning pointer and third of 20 in Punchestown maiden on hurdles debut; clearly flattered by odds-on second to Ahoy Senor at Ayr in March 2021 and not seen since well beaten over 3m1f when odds-on at Carlisle last December; all his form is on soft; interesting that Jacob comes over for the ride.

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3rd

4

6th May 2024

Good

3m 0f 0y

14:45 Down Royal

Gold Cup Bailly

11st 0lb

J: Ben Bromley

T: S R B Crawford

prominent, weakened after 3 out, just held third

13/2

7

20th Apr 2024

Soft

3m 7f 176y

Class 1

15:35 Ayr

Gold Cup Bailly

10st 10lb

J: J J Slevin

T: S R B Crawford

Stays 3m and goes well on soft/heavy; the switch to chasing last term went swimmingly, including two impressive wins at this track, before heavy defeats in better races on his last two outings; should have brought potential to this second chase campaign but he's not raced for a year.

40/1

Form: 44599

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Second reserve; ran okay in a few bumpers; well beaten in first two starts over hurdles.

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3rd

3

4th Mar 2024

Heavy

3m 0f 0y

16:00 Leopardstown

Balum

11st 13lb

J: Mr J P Sutton

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Mare has had an interrupted campaign but has returned from 478-day absence in fine form in 2m4f Punchestown handicaps recently, latest when winning under today's rider on heavy; good chance she'll stay this longer trip and 11lb rise workable.

9/2

1st

1

21st Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 41y

16:25 Punchestown

Balum

12st 0lb

J: Mr J P Sutton

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

travelled strongly, soon prominent, led after 2nd, joined before 4th, raced wide when led narrowly before 2 out, went clear going best approaching last, stayed on, eased towards finish

6/1

3rd

2

29th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Punchestown

Balum

11st 12lb

J: Mr J P Sutton

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Mare showed ability in bumpers and when last seen in Fairyhouse maiden hurdle; handicap debut after long lay-off.

18/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Third reserve; Rail Link newcomer is tongue-tied; grandam a half-sister to Sprinter Sacre.

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0

17

8th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:47 Kilbeggan

Iguis

11st 6lb

T: Paul Traynor

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders before 2nd, prominent before 4th, not fluent 5th, not fluent 6th

12th

4

7th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 150y

17:05 Wexford

Iguis

11st 12lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Paul Traynor

didn't jump well, in rear, mistake 1st, reminder after 6th

66/1

10th

4

2nd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 80y

18:30 Down Royal

Iguis

11st 4lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Paul Traynor

Couple of modest maiden hurdle runs last autumn and pulled up more recently in point-to-point; easily passed over.

50/1

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Non-runners

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Payout
Exacta €80.00
Straight Forecast €65.50
Trifecta €1284.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Riaan

TOPSPEED:

Royal Romeo

RP Ratings (IRE):

Rodney Bay

The Irish Sun:

Riaan

POSTDATA:

Royal Romeo