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Edmund & Josie Whelan Memorial Listowel Stakes (Listed Race)

  • Prize money: £19831.93
  • 1m 1f 0y
  • 16 runners
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Edmund & Josie Whelan Memorial Listowel Stakes (Listed Race)

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

15/2 (Won)

  • Win: £12.80
  • Place: £3.60

Form: 405467

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

Hasn't won since taking a Leopardstown maiden on 3yo debut but several solid efforts in defeat, including when beaten 1l at this level at Killarney in July; this trip suits better, so could get involved.

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10th

1

(10)

4th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Neptune Rock

9st 7lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

in rear

8/1

8

(1)

22nd Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 0y

15:10 Leopardstown

Neptune Rock

9st 7lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Course winner who got her head back in front in Listed company last month at Listowel (1m1f, good to yielding); this is tougher and she's been a non-runner due to unsuitable ground twice already this month.

6/1

1

(12)

16th Oct 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

14:55 Naas

Neptune Rock

9st 8lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Ended a losing run with a Listed win at Listowel last month; that was a career best but not certain to appreciate softer ground here and has to concede weight to the field; engaged at Leopardstown, Saturday.

7/1

28/1

  • Place: £4.90

Form: -97307

Last run: 3 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Maiden winner last year has been safely held at this level in the past and was beaten 5.5l in a Group 3 at Gowran three days ago, so has a fair bit to find.

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9th

7

(9)

29th Jul 2023

Soft To Heavy

1m 1f 0y

14:30 Gowran Park

Venice Biennale

9st 9lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: John Joseph Murphy

Unplaced in her five attempts at Listed level this term and this is tougher.

50/1

7th

7

(3)

23rd Jun 2023

Soft

1m 4f 110y

19:20 Limerick

Venice Biennale

9st 4lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: John Joseph Murphy

Hasn't added to her Navan maiden win of 2021 and has largely struggled so far in Listed company; hard to see her playing a role.

33/1

6th

7

(7)

27th May 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

15:05 Curragh

Venice Biennale

9st 2lb

J: Shane Foley

T: John Joseph Murphy

slowly into stride, soon recovered towards rear, pushed along from over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, dropped to last inside final 110yds, eased towards finish

20/1

7/1

  • Place: £3.00

Form: 722760 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict

Just 4-32 but has run well in several valuable handicaps this season, including at Leopardstown (1m2f) and Galway (1m); below form at Curragh on latest start but has a squeak if able to bounce back.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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3rd

10

(11)

20th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

14:45 Curragh

Casanova

9st 5lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

Long losing run but reappeared with fine fourth in Irish Lincoln here last month, having raced prominently; down to a competitive mark and has to enter calculations.

10/1

4th
10 (13)
Sh Boom

11/2

Form: 536754

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 4lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Mare is just 3-31 but is a solid performer; has run creditably in pattern company a number of times this season over shorter but looks ready for a step-up in trip; tricky draw but is still one to consider.

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6th

10

(9)

2nd Oct 2022

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 100y

14:25 Tipperary

Sh Boom

9st 4lb

J: Mark Enright

T: G M Lyons

towards rear of midfield, hampered and lost ground after 2f, headway over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, never on terms

9/1

4th

10

(13)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:20 Listowel

Sh Boom

9st 4lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

held up in behind leaders on outer, pushed along to lead under 2f out, ridden from over 1f out, hard pressed when headed then lost two places final strides

11/2

4th

3

(9)

26th Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 110y

18:00 Tipperary

Sh Boom

9st 7lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

midfield early, lost position soon after start, in rear going okay 3f out, headway when pushed along under 2f out, keeping on when switched left over 1f out, switched right and ran on inside final furlong, went fourth final strides

9/1

5th
9 (6)
Self Belief

15/2

Form: 1

Last run: 86 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Beat the recent Group 3 winner Paris Peacock when winning a Curragh maiden (1m) on debut in June but hasn't been seen since; lacks experience for a race of this nature around this sharp circuit but is an interesting runner.

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7th

2

(3)

22nd Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 2f 0y

15:20 Leopardstown

Self Belief

9st 12lb

J: W J Lee

T: W McCreery

Big improver last year including winning this race and back to that level of form when landing Group 3 Meld Stakes here over 1m1f in July on soft; following a break was well below best in recent Cork Listed when keen enough; bit to prove now.

8/1

7th

2

(3)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

16:15 Cork

Self Belief

9st 12lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: W McCreery

Big improver last year and back to his best when conceding weight to a wave of 3yos in a Group 3 at Leopardstown (1m1f) when appreciating the return to testing ground; having only his eighth race and makes plenty of appeal despite the penalty.

5/1

OUR TIP

Form: 039131

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Has returned to his best form lately, winning a Killarney handicap under top-weight and a Listed race at the same venue, both over 1m; a solid third in a Leopardstown Group 3 in between; has the rating to go close but has never won over this trip and wide draw is a negative.

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6th

1

(16)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:20 Listowel

Charterhouse

9st 12lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: John Joseph Murphy

pushed along briefly, soon prominent, pressed leaders when pushed along over 2f out, soon challenging when joined leaders, weakened against far rail inside final 110yds

5/1

1st

1

(12)

18th Aug 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 30y

17:35 Killarney

Charterhouse

9st 9lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: John Joseph Murphy

raced wide, midfield, headway when pushed along under 3f out, ridden to lead from over 1f out, ran on final 110yds

6/1

3rd

1

(4)

11th Aug 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

19:20 Leopardstown

Charterhouse

9st 9lb

J: Shane Foley

T: John Joseph Murphy

held up in behind leaders, pushed along on inner from 3f out, close up when ridden 2f out, soon outpaced, kept on and went third inside final 110yds, no match for first two

8/1

Form: -83107 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 4lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Won her fourth race when taking a valuable Curragh handicap in May; decent run back there last time but has a fair bit to find on ratings with some of these.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

9th

2

(11)

4th Oct 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

16:25 Navan

Celtic Crown

9st 12lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Won well at Leopardstown in July, her fifth win and some decent runs since, including when 2nd in a Gowran claimer over this trip last time; ground versatile and not ruled out.

14/1

2nd

1

(8)

6th Sep 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:05 Gowran Park

Celtic Crown

10st 2lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

prominent, led under 2f out, headed final 110yds, kept on, just held second

5/6

18/1

Form: 060-65

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Dual winner as a 2yo but has failed to score since; soundly beaten in lesser company than this twice this season, so has to find improvement from somewhere.

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15th

2

(7)

6th Nov 2022

Heavy

1m 2f 0y

15:57 Naas

Amber Kite

9st 13lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: G M Lyons

towards rear of midfield

20/1

8th

4

(9)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:20 Listowel

Amber Kite

9st 4lb

J: Mark Enright

T: G M Lyons

prominent, midfield when pushed along over 2f out, ridden 1f out, kept on

18/1

5th

6

(2)

13th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

15:10 Punchestown

Amber Kite

9st 6lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

midfield, in touch with leaders when pushed along over 1f out, outpaced when ridden briefly and no impression inside final furlong

16/1

Form: 225788

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 4lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Has twice gone cose in handicap company this season but this is an ambitious tilt at black-type; wide draw no help.

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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

Form: 4-4228

Last run: 14 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Has run creditably at times in defeat this season from 1m-1m2f but her stamina gave out on soft at Galway last time over 1m4f; this trip is more suitable and should run well.

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10th

13

(1)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:20 Listowel

Alizarine

8st 13lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

midfield, pushed along on inner over 2f out, lost position when bit short of room and switched right over 1f out, eased towards finish, made no impression

6/1

8th

11

(16)

6th Sep 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 42y

18:40 Galway

Alizarine

9st 1lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

prominent, pushed along 3f out, ridden and weakened inside final furlong

13/2

2nd

2

(9)

22nd Jun 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

19:10 Naas

Alizarine

9st 2lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

Fair fourth in Curragh Listed contest after Punchestown maiden win last term; did well against a short-priced favourite in a a three-runner contest at Killarney just over five weeks ago.

10/1

11th
14 (15)
Karkiyna

14/1

Form: 521665

Last run: 33 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Won a Fairyhouse maiden (7f) in May and decent efforts at this level the last twice; however, has 3.25l to find with Charterhouse on last run; tough draw too.

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11th

14

(15)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:20 Listowel

Karkiyna

8st 13lb

J: Ben Coen

T: J P Murtagh

pushed along briefly, soon led and switched left, disputed lead after 2f, pushed along over 2f out, ridden when headed under 2f out, soon weakened

14/1

5th

9

(5)

18th Aug 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 30y

17:35 Killarney

Karkiyna

8st 12lb

J: Ben Coen

T: J P Murtagh

pushed along briefly, soon midfield, pushed along from over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, headway when bit short of room 1f out, kept on final 110yds, not reach leaders

20/1

6th

11

(5)

28th Jul 2022

Good To Yielding

0m 7f 0y

15:55 Galway

Karkiyna

9st 0lb

J: Shane B Kelly

T: J P Murtagh

dwelt start, pushed along briefly early, midfield, hampered over 5f out, pushed along under 3f out, ridden and some headway on inner home straight, not clear run final 110yds, kept on

25/1

Form: 068180

Last run: 41 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Impressive Limerick handicap winner in July but was beaten a long way in a Listed race at Gowran last time ater getting upset in stalls; lots to find.

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10th

8

(12)

27th Sep 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

15:45 Cork

Himalayan Beauty

9st 2lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

soon prominent on outer, went second after 1f, made challenge when ridden under 3f out, no extra when disputing second under 2f out, weakened from over 1f out, eased final 110yds

33/1

12th

7

(2)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:20 Listowel

Himalayan Beauty

9st 4lb

J: Tom Madden

T: Mrs John Harrington

prominent, pressed leaders going okay over 2f out, lost position when short of room under 2f out, dropped to midfield when pushed along over 1f out, weakening when bit short of room inside final furlong (jockey said filly got no run in the straight)

33/1

3

(12)

17th Sep 2022

Soft

1m 1f 100y

15:55 Gowran Park

Himalayan Beauty

9st 7lb

J: Tom Madden

T: Mrs John Harrington

One of three runners here for Jessica Harrington; weakest of them on official ratings; last of 12 in a C&D Listed race last month.

40/1

13th
15 (11)
Lullaby

14/1

Form: 008060

Last run: 14 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Maiden winner in April but has been safely held in pattern company mostly since, so has to find improvement for blinkers.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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13th

15

(11)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:20 Listowel

Lullaby

8st 13lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

dwelt start, pushed along briefly, soon in touch with leaders on outer, disputed lead after 2f, headed when pushed along over 2f out, ridden and weakened gradually from under 2f out, eased towards finish

14/1

10th

14

(11)

6th Sep 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 42y

18:40 Galway

Lullaby

9st 1lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: A P O’Brien

held up in behind leaders, pushed along over 2f out, no impression over 1f out

33/1

6th

4

(4)

27th Aug 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

15:40 Curragh

Lullaby

9st 0lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

dwelt start, soon led, ridden 2f out, soon headed and weakened

16/1

Form: 115-0 C

Last run: 87 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

Won a 1m maiden on debut here last year before winning a Limerick 7f conditions event in the mud; very disappointing on sole start this season in June but can go well fresh and at this track, so enters calculations.

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12th

2

26th Dec 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:58 Limerick

Dantes Pass

11st 7lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Won his first two Flat starts in the autumn of last year; not as effective this year although he got no run when last seen at Leopardstown in October; looks the stable second string on his hurdles debut.

16/1

10th

4

(5)

22nd Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 0y

15:45 Leopardstown

Dantes Pass

9st 11lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

midfield, pushed along and headway towards far side when short of room and hampered under 2f out, soon no impression

10/1

14th

3

(3)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:20 Listowel

Dantes Pass

9st 9lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

never better than mid-division, pushed along from over 2f out, ridden and no impression when switched right under 2f out, eased towards finish

12/1

14/1

Form: 749990

Last run: 9 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Has been safely held in pattern company on her last number of starts and will have to find improvement for blinkers.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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15th

16

(5)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:20 Listowel

West Coast

8st 13lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: A P O’Brien

always towards rear, bit short of room soon after start, nudged along from 3f out, no impression when switched right over 1f out, kept on final 110yds

14/1

12th

13

(4)

11th Sep 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

13:50 Curragh

West Coast

9st 2lb

J: Emmet McNamara

T: A P O’Brien

slowly into stride, always towards rear

50/1

9th

11

(10)

26th Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 110y

18:00 Tipperary

West Coast

9st 2lb

J: Emmet McNamara

T: A P O’Brien

midfield, in touch with leaders on outer when nudged along 3f out, raced wide home turn, ridden and no extra 2f out, weakened gradually from over 1f out

20/1

Form: 3-1745

Last run: 40 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Reserve; Dundalk maiden winner ran above expectations in a Group 3 at Leopardstown last time but still has a fair bit to find here.

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4th

7

(11)

22nd Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Eskimo Komet

9st 6lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Luke Comer

Won 7f maiden on this card last year but decidedly mixed form in handicaps since, possibly not getting 2m latest; others preferred.

20/1

3rd

4

(3)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Eskimo Komet

11st 10lb

J: Mr Finian Maguire

T: Luke Comer

soon prominent behind clear leader, went modest second 2f out, no chance with winner when lost second towards finish

14/1

3rd

8

(9)

2nd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Eskimo Komet

8st 7lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Luke Comer

towards rear, some headway but still plenty to do 1f out, ran on well and went third towards finish, nearest finish

16/1

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Payout
Exacta €1849.00
Straight Forecast €1345.80
Trifecta €14730.00

Selections

TOPSPEED:

Casanova

The Irish Sun:

Self Belief

RP Ratings (IRE):

Charterhouse

SPOTLIGHT:

Sh Boom

POSTDATA:

Casanova