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16:55 Cork

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  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 18 runners
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Runners: 21 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £8.00
  • Place: £2.40

Form: 606867 D

Last run: 29 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Just 1-18 on turf; back up in trip after showing little at Roscommon last time; best turf form has come with cut in the ground and 1m is probably her trip these days but not an obvious player here.

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8th

5

(3)

15th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Indiana Grey

9st 13lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

midfield

7/1

3rd

4

(1)

24th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Indiana Grey

10st 0lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

prominent on inner, switched right up the centre under 2f out, keeping on when switched right inside final furlong, went third towards finish, no match for first two

8/1

5th

5

(7)

8th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

Indiana Grey

9st 13lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

Four wins and six places from 32 starts at this venue; good runs over 1m last twice, second at 15 at Bellewstown and third of 14 here; on for the short list

13/2

10/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 600056 C

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Seems more effective on AW than turf and below form when beaten 5l at Listowel last week; 1m on soft ground probably stretches his stamina.

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12th

7

(5)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Gowran Park

Skontonovski

9st 10lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Six of eight wins have been on AW; heavy ground against him on recent turf appearances; never threatened at Naas nine days ago and well held by Stormy Jenn and Captured on that evidence.

14/1

7/1

  • Place: £1.70

Form: -94803 CD

Last run: 26 days

W: 8st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Sole win in 25 starts came over this C&D in 2020; had been struggling but promising third of 14 at Clonmel is something to build on and he's well treated if he does so.

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8th

3

(5)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Han Solo

9st 11lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Augustine Leahy

Has placed form here; made all to beat 24 rivals at Cork eight weeks ago and race has worked out well but big hike in the ratings means he's vulnerable now.

8/1

25/1

Form: /08-00

Last run: 132 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Five-race maiden and beaten 13l here last time out; hard to recommend after 132-day absence.

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6

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 202y

15:40 Thurles

Gemini Man

11st 12lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: C P Donoghue

midfield, not fluent 2nd, pulled up after 4th

50/1

5th

11

(10)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

13:40 Dundalk (AW)

Gemini Man

9st 2lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: C P Donoghue

Decent C&D third a year ago has been lightly raced since, okay run latest in first-time tongue tie (now left off and cheekpieces refitted); 6lb wrong so no easy task.

14/1

Form: /00/06

Last run: 11 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

No wins since her 2018 debut; had been really struggling for form prior to showing a bit more when sixth at Dundalk 11 days ago; needs to build on that now.

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18th

18

(5)

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

14:15 Cork

Dragon Roll

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Eamonn O’Connell

AW winner; only her third run in the last year and well beaten in the other two; makes little appeal.

66/1

11th

13

(1)

23rd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Dragon Roll

8st 13lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Eamonn O’Connell

Two wins include 1m2f success here in 2022; absent since well beaten on soft at Gowran last April and likely to need this (5lb wrong).

16/1

16th

12

(6)

18th Apr 2023

Soft

1m 1f 130y

17:45 Gowran Park

Dragon Roll

9st 0lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Eamonn O’Connell

Turf winner on his debut and doubled his tally with an AW success in October; has continued to run well there and she's not without hope if handling this ground.

7/1

6/1

Form: 09045

Last run: 34 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Gave the impression this mark may be workable when fourth of 15 on handicap debut at Killarney; not at the same level when beaten 5l at Bellewstown and wide draw to contend with here; booking of Keane a plus though.

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No Results Found

33/1

Form: -00008 D

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

In good form last winter on AW but struggled on turf return at Tipperary in April and showed nothing in a claimer at Laytown last time; bit to prove at present.

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0

5

(4)

4th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

14:25 Brighton

Dreams Delivered

9st 11lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: Michael Appleby

Ex-Irish gelding who won twice on Tapeta early in the year; the fitting of a tongue-tie back from a short break will need to help off his current mark.

7/1

7th

9

(12)

21st Apr 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:25 Bath

Dreams Delivered

9st 4lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: Michael Appleby

Ex-Irish gelding who appreciated the step back up to this trip when winning off 3lb lower in first-time cheekpieces (AW) this month (also won for blinkers first going on); goes on the shortlist.

4/1

1st

2

(3)

4th Apr 2023

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

19:30 Southwell (AW)

Dreams Delivered

9st 11lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Michael Appleby

Made a successful stable debut after five months off here (7f) in February, but has been a beaten favourite in all three outings since; won over 1m in Ireland, so the return to this trip is not a problem, and he won when blinkered for the first time, so interesting to see if the application of cheekpieces has a similar effect.

7/1

Form: 0-0450

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Six-race maiden but best two runs have come at this venue, albeit over 7f; worth another go at 1m but doesn't look particularly well treated on anything she has done so far.

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9th

16

(14)

16th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

19:45 Cork

Cheeky Peek

8st 13lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: John P O’Callaghan

Has run her best races at this venue, notably when fourth in 24-runner contest over this trip a year ago; fair effort in similar contest last month but hard to see her playing a major role; 7lb wrong.

20/1

21

(3)

17th May 2023

Good

1m 2f 20y

20:20 Cork

Cheeky Peek

8st 12lb

J: James Ryan

T: John P O’Callaghan

5th

11

(10)

5th May 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:00 Cork

Cheeky Peek

8st 12lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: John P O’Callaghan

midfield

25/1

40/1

Form: -36549

Last run: 107 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Big run when third in a Dundalk maiden back in February on yard debut; hasn't built on that since back on turf and off 107 days.

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9th

9

(11)

27th Sep 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:55 Cork

Ballysax

9st 1lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: W T Farrell

never better than mid-division, pushed along briefly over 3f out, bit short of room and switched left under 3f out, ridden and no impression 2f out

40/1

9th

10

(19)

12th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

15:05 Gowran Park

Ballysax

9st 5lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: W T Farrell

towards rear of midfield, minor headway when pushed along towards near side over 2f out, ridden under 2f out, no impression when badly hampered by faller inside final furlong

16/1

4th

20

(4)

18th May 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

18:40 Cork

Ballysax

8st 13lb

J: Kevin Manning

T: W T Farrell

14/1

Form: 510-00

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Won maiden claimer this time last year on AW; poor form in three runs for this yard; plenty to prove back at 1m.

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6th

12

(11)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:35 Dundalk (AW)

Princess Plumeria

8st 13lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Thomas Cleary

Won a C&D maiden claimer for Ger Lyons in 2021 but below that level for this yard after; back from 397-day absence when well held here last month; 5lb wrong.

20/1

11th

12

(4)

6th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Princess Plumeria

8st 12lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Thomas Cleary

Won a C&D maiden claimer for Ger Lyons in 2021 but below that level for this yard after; best watched on return after an absence

20/1

18/1

Form: 7-007

Last run: 110 days

W: 9st 10lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Finished her race off quite well when beaten 7l at Leopardstown when last seen on handicap debut; off 110 days and 4lb lower here; not discounted.

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10th

6

(11)

5th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

17:15 Lingfield (AW)

Ju Ju Gabor

9st 3lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Roger Ingram

Unplaced in ten runs in Ireland and finished last of nine on her stable debut at Chelmsford three weeks ago (1m); cheekpieces need to have a dramatic effect if she's to win this from the outside stall.

25/1

9th

4

(4)

14th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Ju Ju Gabor

9st 5lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Roger Ingram

Ex-Irish maiden; not easily recommended on her stable debut after four months off but this will at least be easier than she's used to.

16/1

9th

9

(3)

16th May 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 31y

19:05 Killarney

Ju Ju Gabor

9st 5lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: Richard Anthony Foley

prominent

25/1

40/1

Form: 0-0009

Last run: 8 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

14-race maiden and had a tough ask in a maiden last week; blinkers need to spark a career best.

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12th

11

(3)

7th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Retro Flame

8st 12lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: Thomas Dowling

always towards rear, ridden but no impression home straight

20/1

12th

15

(2)

27th Sep 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:55 Cork

Retro Flame

8st 12lb

J: J Cleary

T: Thomas Dowling

towards rear of midfield early, midfield on inner before halfway, pushed along from under 3f out, ridden briefly and no extra under 2f out

40/1

10th

9

(3)

31st Aug 2022

Good To Firm

1m 0f 0y

15:25 Gowran Park

Retro Flame

9st 1lb

J: J Cleary

T: Thomas Dowling

always towards rear, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and no impression from under 2f out

100/1

13th
7 (9)
Asisaid

20/1

Form: 0960

Last run: 137 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Best of his three maiden runs when beaten 6l at Gowran in May but low-key handicap debut when last seen and off 137 days; others preferred.

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13th

3

(14)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

14:25 Curragh

Asisaid

10st 0lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: P J F Murphy

held up in rear

16/1

14th

2

(6)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Cork

Asisaid

10st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: P J F Murphy

First-time blinkers triggered a return to form when winning over 1m at Naas (soft) two months ago; only 3lb higher so big shout should the headgear continue to work.

4/1

OUR TIP

Form: 538-00 CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Becoming well treated but shown little in two starts this term; weakened tamely last time and remains best watched for now.

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11th

17

(14)

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

14:15 Cork

Swiss Army Officer

9st 4lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

Three-time winner, including over C&D, and plenty of placed efforts; won first time out last season off a 6lb lower mark; not one to discount.

16/1

7/1

Form: 700

Last run: 38 days

W: 8st 8lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Didn't show a lot in maidens; pedigree suggests this trip will be more suitable and worth a market check.

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15th

18

(5)

27th Sep 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:55 Cork

Crimson Flag

8st 8lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: M C Grassick

dwelt start, pushed along briefly, soon midfield, in touch with leaders when bit short of room and lost position after 1f, dropped to rear before halfway, ridden and weakened over 2f out, became detached when eased under 2f out

7/1

24

(8)

7th Sep 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:15 Cork

Crimson Flag

8st 8lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: M C Grassick

Well held in three maidens, can only be watched now entering handicaps.

33/1

10th

17

(5)

20th Aug 2022

Good

0m 6f 0y

16:20 Curragh

Crimson Flag

9st 3lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: M C Grassick

midfield towards far side, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and no impression from over 1f out

66/1

Form: -60061 D

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Bounced back to form with an AW success 11 days ago; probably needs another career best after an 8lb rise and possibly a bit more effective on AW.

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3rd

4

(7)

6th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Darkdeserthighway

9st 13lb

J: Colin Keane

T: M D O’Callaghan

midfield

6/1

5th

11

(7)

3rd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Darkdeserthighway

9st 8lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: M D O’Callaghan

towards rear of midfield, headway towards near side 2f out, prominent and kept on inside final 110yds, not reach leaders

5/1

Form: 0-0080

Last run: 20 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Some minor promise in maidens last year but struggled since, including here earlier this month; back up in trip with visor fitted.

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13th

12

(10)

9th Nov 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

Rufus Saxton

9st 0lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: T J O’Mara

Looks regressive of late and virtually tailed off latest; poor form in two AW starts.

33/1

12th

13

(10)

18th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 75y

15:30 Gowran Park

Rufus Saxton

8st 12lb

J: Joe Doyle

T: T J O’Mara

midfield, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, soon no extra

25/1

16

(21)

27th Sep 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:55 Cork

Rufus Saxton

8st 12lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: T J O’Mara

Some minor promise in maidens last year but struggled since, including here earlier this month; back up in trip with visor fitted.

16/1

Form: 06/90-

Last run: 549 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

First reserve; poor effort on handicap debut and off 18 months; well beaten 5.00 Down Royal Monday.

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9th

13

(6)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:35 Dundalk (AW)

Tynan

8st 13lb

J: Shane B Kelly

T: R K Watson

Maiden is 0-10, best effort when C&D second over a year ago off 48; needs to improve plenty on both runs here last month (6lb wrong here).

20/1

9th

14

(11)

20th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

16:15 Dundalk (AW)

Tynan

9st 0lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: R K Watson

Career-best when second over C&D just over a year ago; nothing else of merit in his form; big price when eighth of 14 over C&D two weeks ago.

33/1

Form: 006750

Last run: 155 days

W: 8st 12lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; sole win came over further last year; probably needs more of a stamina test and off 155 days.

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11th

14

(4)

9th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:45 Dundalk (AW)

Sweet November

9st 0lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: John C McConnell

Winner last term but has struggled since and shown nothing in two recent starts, including here last week.

33/1

12th

14

(5)

2nd Nov 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Sweet November

9st 1lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Gowran winner over an extended 1m1f and yet she was tailed off back there 15 days ago on her return from a break; makes limited appeal so soon after that.

20/1

14th

14

(16)

18th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 75y

15:30 Gowran Park

Sweet November

8st 12lb

J: Conor Hoban

T: John C McConnell

dwelt start, towards rear, some headway and towards rear of midfield halfway, raced wide home turn, soon ridden and weakened, eased inside final furlong

25/1

Form: 700

Last run: 59 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; shown ability in three maidens and handicapper has given him a workable opening mark.

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13th

13

(21)

27th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 5f 0y

16:35 Navan

Secret Rock

9st 6lb

J: Ben Coen

T: A J Martin

Dual winner on the Flat and a winner over hurdles, most recently when a convincing winner of a 1m4f handicap at Dundalk in January; should go well.

8/1

4th

4

(12)

14th Feb 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

14:10 Dundalk (AW)

Secret Rock

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: A J Martin

dwelt start, held up in rear, headway when bit short of room 2f out, challenging over 1f out, no extra final 110yds

11/2

1st

3

(5)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Secret Rock

9st 13lb

J: Jake Coen

T: A J Martin

midfield on inner, headway and in touch with leaders over 2f out, went second over 1f out, pushed along to lead inside final furlong, ridden clear when hung left inside final 110yds

11/2

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Non-runners

Chazzesmee, Darkdeserthighway, Rufus Saxton, Tynan, Sweet November, Secret Rock

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Payout
Exacta €506.00
Straight Forecast €345.90
Tricast €1438.70
Trifecta €12182.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Skontonovski

The Irish Sun:

Scarriff

SPOTLIGHT:

Ju Ju Gabor

POSTDATA:

Skontonovski