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15:35 Roscommon

Good

Class Grass Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5701.68
  • 2m 7f 170y
  • 14 runners
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Class Grass Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £9.00
  • Place: £2.30

Form: 361224 D

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 104

Form & Verdict

Progressive this term, winning at Kilbeggan in July and second over 3m1f at this venue and over 3m at Down Royal on her next two starts; not as effective over 2m6f at Ballinrobe last time.

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Verdict Starting price

1st

4

26th Sep 2022

Good

2m 7f 170y

15:35 Roscommon

Lily Light Foot

11st 6lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

raced in second, led after 5 out, clear going best before 2 out, kept on well run-in, easily

6/1

4th

10

9th Sep 2022

Good

2m 5f 181y

17:35 Ballinrobe

Lily Light Foot

10st 5lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

soon prominent in chasing group, midfield when not fluent 3 out, not fluent and pushed along 2 out, soon ridden, kept on and went modest fourth run-in, never near to challenge

5/1

2nd

2

26th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:30 Down Royal

Lily Light Foot

11st 13lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

led narrowly on inner, headed after 1st, prominent when pushed along on inner before 2 out, challenging when bumped after 2 out, briefly led run-in, kept on but headed towards finish, just held

4/1

7/2

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 7-51U1 D

Last run: 40 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 112

Form & Verdict

Decisive winner of his last two starts over hurdles (unseated at last in a chase at Tipperary, in between); relatively young horse who may be capable of sustained improvement; rider claims a useful 5lb.

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5th

9

12th May 2024

Good

3m 2f 0y

16:30 Killarney

Hascoeur Clermont

10st 9lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Gavin Cromwell

Won at Galway last October on eighth start over fences and followed up in a competitive 3m1f handicap at Cheltenham; those wins were achieved on heavy and soft and he later failed on good ground in valuable 3m handicaps at Ascot and Doncaster.

16/1

0

13

27th Jan 2024

Good

2m 7f 214y

Class 1

15:15 Doncaster

Hascoeur Clermont

10st 8lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Gavin Cromwell

Lost his first eight chases but came good at Galway in October (heavy) and followed up in a competitive 3m1f handicap at Cheltenham (soft); should have been fine on the good ground at Ascot (3m) two days before Christmas but he dropped away up the straight; he's better than that.

18/1

9th

11

23rd Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 180y

Class 1

15:00 Ascot

Hascoeur Clermont

10st 12lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Gavin Cromwell

Initially disappointing over fences but won at Galway (2m6f, heavy) and Cheltenham (3m1f, soft) last two outings; 9lb raise demands more from him (5lb claimer is recruited) but this 6yo probably has more to give.

7/1

OUR TIP

10/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 060-34 C

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 8lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 106

Form & Verdict

Still capable of the odd good run but now more than four years since his last win; recent long-priced fourth at Navan was over a much shorter trip.

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12th

6

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 6f 0y

15:40 Down Royal

Benkei

11st 9lb

J: Miss M Walsh

T: H Rogers

Veteran is a six-time winner but was poor the last twice; however, has a chance on his second over 3m here last November.

25/1

8

11th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 0y

15:15 Navan

Benkei

11st 7lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: H Rogers

midfield

20/1

Form: 0P4312

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 11lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Has struck a consistent vein of form in recent months; chased home an easy winner at Listowel following a narrow win at Killarney; good chance of reaching the money again.

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4th

11

26th Sep 2022

Good

2m 7f 170y

15:35 Roscommon

Shannon Gray

10st 11lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

in touch with leaders, good headway and went second after 4 out, pushed along before 3 out, ridden and chased clear leader 2 out, no extra and weakened run-in

11/2

2nd

18

18th Sep 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:10 Listowel

Shannon Gray

10st 12lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

prominent, ridden and went second but 3 lengths down before 2 out, kept on but held run-in, no match for winner

8/1

1st

6

20th Aug 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 50y

14:45 Killarney

Shannon Gray

11st 9lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

held up in behind leaders, mistake 5th, led 2 out, ridden and hit last, just held on

7/2

Form: 3230-8

Last run: 80 days

W: 11st 2lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 100

Form & Verdict

Best form has been at around 2m4f; not certain to stay as well as some of these rivals.

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3rd

15

11th Oct 2022

Good

2m 7f 70y

16:40 Punchestown

Paddy Wickla

10st 2lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

in rear early, headway 4 out, pressed leaders on outer after 3 out, went second when pushed along 2 out, ridden and no extra before last, no chance with winner when lost second towards finish

20/1

5th

7

26th Sep 2022

Good

2m 7f 170y

15:35 Roscommon

Paddy Wickla

11st 2lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

towards rear, pushed along and headway after 4 out, ridden before 2 out, not fluent last, kept on run-in, not reach leaders

14/1

8

8th Aug 2022

Good

3m 1f 157y

20:30 Ballinrobe

Paddy Wickla

10st 5lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

Won over 2m4f at Clonmel last year and largely consistent efforts in defeat thereafter; probably needed latest Cork run after four months off; was running a good race over this trip when falling at the last at Kilbeggan last year, so might stay.

12/1

Form: 00-911

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 13lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Seemed to have lost his way before profiting from a reduced mark to win by a big margin at Galway early this month; backed that up when favourite at Ballinrobe four days later; up 15lb in total, but could be in the mix again.

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4th

15

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:50 Fairyhouse

Oskar High

10st 13lb

J: Tom Harney

T: Norman Lee

Two wins last September but some time since he has shown anything and hard to fancy.

25/1

Form: 00-103 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Form has been erratic since 3m win at Wexford in May; encouraging 40-1 third at Navan on latest, though the winner Grozni subsequently flopped at Listowel; trainer also runs the veteran Benkei.

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4th

6

20th Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 70y

18:20 Kilbeggan

Yenillik

11st 6lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: H Rogers

towards rear

7/1

6th

8

(15)

6th Apr 2023

Heavy

1m 6f 70y

16:15 Bellewstown

Yenillik

9st 5lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: H Rogers

Needs a trip over hurdles and handles soft ground; absent since November so may just need this.

9/2

Form: 6-69P7 D

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Seemingly more effective over fences (rated 109, as opposed to 97 here); has been struggling over hurdles in recent months.

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10th

14

11th Dec 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:50 Cork

Siberian Star

10st 10lb

J: Conor Owens

T: P J Rothwell

held up in rear, headway from 2 out, kept on run-in, never near to challenge

20/1

19th

11

29th Nov 2022

Yielding

2m 5f 150y

15:25 Punchestown

Siberian Star

11st 9lb

J: Conor Owens

T: P J Rothwell

Is only 1-25 over hurdles; was just denied at Tramore but below that form at Navan since off this mark; has to bounce back.

18/1

Form: 0-6P70 CD

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 4lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Form has been generally disappointing since a C&D win over a year ago; hard to fancy on the basis of recent form over fences.

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10th

9

9th May 2024

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

17:40 Tipperary

Fill The Tank

11st 10lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Aengus King

Won two staying handicap hurdles last year on softish ground, the latest (narrowly) off 5lb lower; drier conditions won't faze him and might be better for a break.

20/1

0

5

28th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

15:15 Limerick

Fill The Tank

11st 7lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Aengus King

prominent

7/1

Form: 0/38P-

Last run: 367 days

W: 10st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Tailed off over 3m at Listowel festival on only handicap start last season; off since then and faces a very difficult task in the circumstances.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

14

29th Sep 2022

Good

3m 0f 50y

16:10 Clonmel

My Ladeen

10st 13lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: James Andrew Fahey

Third in a bumper last year but was beaten 66l on comeback at Roscommon three days ago and can't be fancied.

40/1

10th

14

26th Sep 2022

Good

2m 7f 170y

15:35 Roscommon

My Ladeen

10st 1lb

J: G B Noonan

T: James Andrew Fahey

midfield, pushed along towards rear after 4 out, no impression before 3 out

33/1

15

26th Aug 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:30 Down Royal

My Ladeen

10st 11lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: James Andrew Fahey

Tailed off over 3m at Listowel festival on only handicap start last season; first run now in 11 months; up against it.

33/1

Form: -47115 D

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict

Gained back-to-back wins at Ballinrobe and Limerick in July before Ballinrobe fifth last month; stays well and is suited by good ground.

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13th

3

16th Oct 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

14:30 Cork

The Holmeister

12st 0lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Michael P Hourigan

prominent, struggling when mistake 9th, behind and lost touch from 3 out, tailed off

7/1

6th

4

2nd Oct 2022

Good

2m 6f 180y

14:45 Killarney

The Holmeister

11st 8lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Michael P Hourigan

midfield, in touch with leaders 4th, squeezed out then ridden before 3 out, weakened after 3 out

7/1

11th

10

26th Sep 2022

Good

2m 7f 170y

15:35 Roscommon

The Holmeister

10st 12lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Michael P Hourigan

midfield, dropped to rear before 5 out, soon ridden, became detached 4 out, tailed off

8/1

Form: 88P-38

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 11lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 109

Form & Verdict

Best hurdling run for a while when third of eight at Sligo last month; down the field last time in Ballinrobe event won by Oskar High.

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0

6

(4)

17th Aug 2023

Good

1m 7f 0y

20:05 Leopardstown

Abraham

10st 13lb

J: Mr Elliot Ohgren

T: John C McConnell

held up in rear

7/2

4th

9

(8)

15th Jun 2023

Yielding

1m 7f 0y

20:30 Leopardstown

Abraham

9st 4lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

held up in rear, pushed along and headway when bumped under 2f out, ridden and ran on well up the centre from 1f out, went fourth final strides

33/1

Form: 7-0657

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 4lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Both wins have been at Downpatrick, the latest in 2019; this season's form not hopeless, but he is unlikely to reverse last month's Sligo running with Hascoeur Clermont.

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12

1st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 5f 170y

13:40 Tramore

Happy Lad

11st 0lb

J: Mr E Finegan

T: Hugh Paul Finegan

Tailed off in a claimer on the Flat last month; well below form in four hurdle starts this term; hard to recommend at present.

20/1

13th

13

(8)

14th Dec 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

14:15 Dundalk (AW)

Happy Lad

8st 10lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Hugh Paul Finegan

prominent, lost second halfway

50/1

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Non-runners

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Payout
Exacta €262.00
Straight Forecast €243.00
Tricast €2506.40
Trifecta €760.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Yenillik

The Irish Sun:

Robindale

SPOTLIGHT:

Hascoeur Clermont

TOPSPEED:

Yenillik

POSTDATA:

Yenillik