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14:25 Killarney

Soft

Muckross Handicap (Div I)

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 1m 0f 60y
  • 15 runners
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Muckross Handicap (Div I)

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £11.40
  • Place: £2.50

Form: 005627 D BF

Last run: 3 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Chance on his Cork second to Indiana Grey but Dundalk was disappointing the other day, especially as he goes well there.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

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

11th

5

(4)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

19:50 Naas

Skontonovski

10st 0lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Six of eight wins have been on AW; heavy ground against him on recent turf return, this better ground should suit but still others preferred.

12/1

5/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 434123 BF

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 12lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Having a solid campaign and she quashed any doubts about her on soft ground when finishing well for third here nine days ago; really should have won that after finding trouble in running; up 2lb with Jamie Powell again on board.

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7th

4

(12)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 7f 169y

Class 3

15:15 Lingfield (AW)

Yokkell

9st 10lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Has won three of her six starts (1m2f/1m4f) for current yard but her progress stalled when fourth at Dundalk last time; wasn't beaten far in that race but she's untried beyond 1m4f and has something to prove on her step up to this trip.

9/1

4th

4

(3)

8th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Yokkell

9st 5lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

bumped rival start, prominent

100/30

1st

1

(9)

14th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Yokkell

10st 0lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

soon raced in second, lost second but prominent after 2f, challenging on far side of group under 2f out, edged right when ridden over 1f out, led narrowly and kept on well inside final 110yds

3/1

12/1

  • Place: £3.60

Form: 173343

Last run: 18 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Won a handicap hurdle at the Galway festival in July, one of three runs that week; has since hit the frame on the Flat and very much considered off his current mark.

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1

(5)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 120y

16:35 Sligo

Darkened

10st 0lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Noel C Kelly

Durable dual-purpose performer's most recent win came on Dundalk AW in March over this trip; didn't get a clear run when never landing a blow in similar contest last month; not one to rule out back on turf.

8/1

5th

3

(1)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

19:45 Dundalk (AW)

Darkened

10st 1lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: Noel C Kelly

Durable dual-purpose performer got off the mark on this surface at the thirteenth attempt when scoring over C&D last month, despite racing keenly and hanging left; 3lb rise okay and could go well again.

5/1

1st

5

(1)

22nd Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Darkened

9st 12lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: Noel C Kelly

took keen hold, midfield

7/1

Form: 535093

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Placed in a maiden here last time but that was over 1m3f and he's had a few chances now in handicap company.

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0

6

24th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 50y

12:30 Fairyhouse

Men Of Dreams

11st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: J F Levins

Off the mark in a maiden hurdle at Kilbeggan in June; poor form in three runs since and no signs of a revival when tailed off at Punchestown last month; hard to recommend on chase debut.

33/1

15th

3

12th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 56y

13:30 Punchestown

Men Of Dreams

12st 0lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: J F Levins

didn't always jump with fluency, prominent early, dropped to midfield after 3rd, almost fell 6th, soon weakened and dropped to rear, tailed off

25/1

Form: 90-026 BF

Last run: 159 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Big step in the right direction when going close over 1m1f at Tipperary (soft/heavy) and drier conditions perhaps not ideal next time; off since May but not without hope.

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27th

13

(8)

26th Oct 2022

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

16:35 Curragh

Carirose

9st 5lb

J: Shane Crosse

T: Aidan Anthony Howard

slowly away and lost many lengths start, soon recovered towards rear against far rail, minor headway when pushed along over 2f out, towards rear of midfield when ridden but no extra under 2f out, weakened final furlong

25/1

6

(7)

18th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 75y

15:30 Gowran Park

Carirose

9st 5lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Aidan Anthony Howard

refused to race

6/1

5th

12

(16)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 60y

14:25 Killarney

Carirose

9st 0lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Aidan Anthony Howard

towards rear of midfield, ridden and headway over 1f out, kept on well inside final furlong, not reach leaders

8/1

16/1

Form: 000820 D BF

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Was struggling until finishing second at Listowel but then suffered another backward step there 18 days ago; the ability is there but she's frustrating at the minute.

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9th

10

(9)

14th Dec 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

14:15 Dundalk (AW)

Sheila

8st 12lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

midfield

7/1

12th

6

(17)

2nd Dec 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Sheila

9st 6lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Sole AW win came on Polytrack at Chelmsford; on a losing run at present but it was a good run here last week when beaten 1l and she's well treated on old form; draw is off-putting.

6/1

3rd

4

(6)

25th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Sheila

9st 5lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Disappointing in a busy spell since Listowel second, trying 1m4f for the first time; others make much more appeal.

14/1

Form: 70-085 D

Last run: 40 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Respectable fifth of 15 last time at Gowran, a track she runs well; just a worry that she's been kept clear of softish ground for a while now.

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5th

4

(10)

16th Aug 2023

Good

1m 1f 100y

19:10 Gowran Park

Shona Mea

9st 13lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

Three-time winner here including this event in 2021 off 60 and when getting up on post over 1m in May off same mark; struggled a bit since but clearly has to be respected given her record here.

9/2

5th

3

(21)

13th Jul 2023

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Shona Mea

10st 0lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

Three-time winner at Gowran and also successful here; only beaten 2l over C&D when fifth to Vidala two starts back; draw won't make life easy.

12/1

6th

1

(12)

18th Jun 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

15:40 Gowran Park

Shona Mea

10st 1lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: Mrs John Harrington

in touch with leaders

5/1

Form: 098204 CD

Last run: 53 days

W: 9st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Stuck on a losing run but four of his five wins have been here and he finished well for fourth the last time; tongue-tie/cheekpieces sported that day are left at home, but he's considered.

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16th

16

(11)

31st Oct 2022

Heavy

1m 0f 73y

13:10 Galway

High Altitude

8st 12lb

J: Colin Keane

T: John Joseph Murphy

Killarney specialist, scene of four of his five wins; not one of his better runs when joint-favourite at that venue last time; Colin Keane up again, so should not be ruled out.

12/1

7th

3

26th Oct 2022

Soft To Heavy

1m 4f 0y

17:10 Curragh

High Altitude

11st 7lb

J: Miss Aine Lane

T: John Joseph Murphy

All five wins have been at 1m (including on heavy) but hasn't won in two years; has a bit to prove here back up in trip.

8/1

8th

5

(1)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 60y

14:25 Killarney

High Altitude

9st 9lb

J: Colin Keane

T: John Joseph Murphy

prominent, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, no extra when tenderly handled inside final furlong

5/1

25/1

Form: 086-90

Last run: 142 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Well beaten in both his handicaps (at 1m) but still early days and new headgear may help.

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15th

13

(1)

31st Oct 2022

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

14:50 Galway

Noble Glory

9st 6lb

J: Mark Enright

T: Gillian Scott

Has struggled to land a blow since going handicapping; down the field at the Curragh on Wednesday; visor tried.

50/1

21th

5

(21)

26th Oct 2022

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

16:35 Curragh

Noble Glory

9st 11lb

J: Jack Enright

T: Gillian Scott

towards rear, slightly hampered soon after start, minor headway when ridden over 2f out, made no impression

33/1

9th

9

(8)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 60y

14:25 Killarney

Noble Glory

9st 7lb

J: W J Lee

T: Gillian Scott

in touch with leaders, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, no impression over 1f out

25/1

12/1

Form: 250527 BF

Last run: 12 days

W: 8st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Still a maiden but went close at Bellewstown in August and he didn't really get the breaks back there last time; considered.

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10th

11

(11)

9th Nov 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:15 Dundalk (AW)

Heer At Dawn

8st 12lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Gavin Cromwell

Consistent earlier in the year but has gone off the boil of late; now 0-18 and best form is over further.

20/1

9th

11

(12)

28th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Heer At Dawn

8st 12lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Gavin Cromwell

in touch with leaders, pushed along when bit short of room 2f out, outpaced and lost position when ridden and no impression over 1f out

12/1

11

(17)

18th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 75y

15:30 Gowran Park

Heer At Dawn

8st 12lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Gavin Cromwell

Went close at Bellewstown in August but rather flat in the meantime, last week finishing down the field behind Skontonovski.

12/1

Form: 068671 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 8st 13lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Made the most of a good draw and some cut underfoot when narrowly beating Skontonovski at Cork (good/yielding); did enjoy a charmed passage that day and she's 6lb higher for this.

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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

40/1

Form: 92470-

Last run: 356 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

No wins in nine for Mark Johnston and was sold on cheaply; can only be watched after a year out.

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14th

12

(9)

21st Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Kornflake

9st 4lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Gabriel McNamara

towards rear of midfield, ridden towards far side under 2f out, dropped to rear over 1f out

14/1

12th

11

(10)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 60y

14:25 Killarney

Kornflake

9st 6lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Gabriel McNamara

never better than mid-division, pushed along over 2f out, ridden towards rear under 2f out, eased inside final furlong

40/1

12th

5

(10)

19th Oct 2021

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

15:00 Newcastle (AW)

Kornflake

9st 8lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Mark Johnston

Chance if reproducing her Hamilton second in July (extended 1m, good) but her two subsequent runs have been short of that level; promise here last season; opposable on balance.

12/1

13th
6 (9)
Erbacher

20/1

Form: 7890

Last run: 76 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Unfancied for his handicap debut at Galway (1m, good) and ran accordingly; lightly raced though and his best maiden effort came in the mud.

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13th

6

(9)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 60y

14:25 Killarney

Erbacher

9st 8lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: J F Levins

slowly into stride, in rear throughout, pushed along halfway, never dangerous

20/1

15th

19

(21)

26th Jul 2022

Yielding

1m 0f 123y

20:20 Galway

Erbacher

9st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: J F Levins

dwelt start, always towards rear, pushed along under 3f out, ridden and no impression 2f out

9th

2

(6)

12th Jul 2022

Good

1m 0f 30y

17:30 Killarney

Erbacher

10st 3lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: J F Levins

in touch with leaders, lost position halfway, pushed along 3f out, ridden and kept on final furlong

25/1

Form: 0/0651

Last run: 3 days

W: 9st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Penalised for last week's win at Dundalk over 1m2f; behind some of these at Cork (1m) the time before and will do well to follow up.

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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

OUR TIP

Form: 879-88

Last run: 9 days

W: 8st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Reserve; outclassed in maidens the last twice but still makes limited appeal.

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13th

13

(13)

28th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Moon Orchid

8st 12lb

J: Jack Enright

T: Ian O’Connor

midfield, lost position when pushed along and hung right 4f out, dropped to rear when ridden and weakened under 3f out

25/1

16

(13)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 60y

14:25 Killarney

Moon Orchid

8st 7lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Ian O’Connor

Reserve; outclassed in maidens the last twice but still makes limited appeal.

8th

9

(10)

1st Oct 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 30y

14:30 Killarney

Moon Orchid

9st 6lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Ian O’Connor

prominent, pushed along under 3f out, ridden and outpaced 2f out, soon no extra

100/1

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Non-runners

Knocknakilla, Dragon Roll, Moon Orchid

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Payout
Exacta €462.00
Straight Forecast €359.10
Tricast €2500.90
Trifecta €3081.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Yokkell

POSTDATA:

Indiana Grey

RP Ratings (IRE):

High Altitude

The Irish Sun:

Yokkell