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16:55 Killarney

Soft

Kenmare Handicap (Div II)

  • Prize money: £4957.98
  • 1m 3f 80y
  • 15 runners
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Kenmare Handicap (Div II)

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

8/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.80
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 390093

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Bounced back to form at Bellewstown, a little keen but basically getting the 1m4f; this is no harder and has to be respected despite remaining a maiden.

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Verdict Starting price

9th

2

22nd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 88y

16:23 Thurles

Star Official

11st 13lb

J: Miss Georgie Benson

T: R Donohoe

C&D winner earlier this winter; ground/trip both fine for him but he's probably on a stiff enough mark for now.

6/1

4th

8

10th Feb 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 175y

15:05 Naas

Star Official

10st 13lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: R Donohoe

Won a Thurles handicap hurdle in October and very consistent since; needs to bounce back from a sub-standard effort at Gowran but every chance of doing so in this company.

11/2

5th

3

25th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:05 Gowran Park

Star Official

12st 0lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: R Donohoe

Winner off 95 at Thurles in October and fairly consistent since over hurdles and in a Flat handicap; his best might not be quite good enough here.

12/1

2nd
12 (12)
Sil Ver Klass

3/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: /078-3

Last run: 37 days

W: 9st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Typical hold-up type for this yard; thrived in 2022, taking chase off mark that might have seemed beyond him latest; chucked in on the Flat if he gets the breaks; held on collateral form by Bolero.

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5th

5

23rd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 4

17:08 Sedgefield

Sil Ver Klass

11st 3lb

J: Danny McMenamin

T: R Mike Smith

led, headed before 2 out

16/1

10/1

  • Place: £3.70

Form: 080467

Last run: 11 days

W: 8st 13lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Safely held on Navan form by Sil Ver Klass; only 6s at Bellewstown when he shaped OK; missed the break then and needs plenty to go right after scatter of unlaced runs.

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10th

9

(3)

10th Jan 2023

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 6

18:00 Southwell (AW)

Universal Focus

9st 5lb

J: Mia Nicholls

T: Adrian Nicholls

slowly into stride, always towards rear

16/1

8th

10

(3)

2nd Nov 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Universal Focus

9st 2lb

J: W J Lee

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Last of his six career wins came here last September, since when he's gone 0-11; patchy of late but he's capable of a big run.

7/1

3rd

14

(5)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 3f 80y

16:55 Killarney

Universal Focus

8st 13lb

J: W J Lee

T: Ross O’Sullivan

in touch with leaders, prominent after 2f, pushed along and briefly went second 2f out, ridden and ran on inside final furlong, went third post

10/1

Form: 000-0

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 5lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Won thrice hurdling in December, such that he looks chucked in, but somehow was 66s on return lately and flopped; yard's horses near impossible to predict.

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3rd

4

(8)

31st Mar 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Vee Dancer

10st 0lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ronan M P McNally

Three-time hurdles winner, all at odds-on in Britain in December 2021; numerous excuses offered to the stewards for a poor run at 66-1 on the first of two Flat starts last season; better when fourth at Killarney in October; made all to justify good support over C&D last month; now 9lb higher for 3/4l defeat of Mephisto; missed a turf engagement on Wednesday.

5/2

6

(8)

29th Mar 2023

Soft To Heavy

1m 5f 0y

15:25 Navan

Vee Dancer

9st 8lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ronan M P McNally

Three-time hurdles winner, all at odds-on in Britain in December 2021; numerous excuses offered to the stewards for a poor run at 66-1 on the first of two Flat starts last season; better when fourth at Killarney in October; made all to justify good support in 2m Dundalk event six weeks ago, second drawing clear of the others; soft ground more of a concern than 9lb rise.

3/1

1st

10

(3)

15th Feb 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

13:20 Dundalk (AW)

Vee Dancer

9st 2lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ronan M P McNally

made all, pushed along when faced challenge home turn, ridden 2f out, soon edged right, kept on well when hard pressed inside final furlong, gamely

6/1

16/1

Form: 4-89

Last run: 170 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Promise in maidens and, given who he is by, must be a chance he's better than this mark; stable having good run; may need more time.

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15th

17

(1)

17th Aug 2023

Good

1m 1f 0y

19:35 Leopardstown

Lofoten

8st 9lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: P J Rothwell

Maiden after 12 starts has been soundly beaten on last three runs and doesn't make a lot of appeal.

50/1

11th

14

(16)

26th Jul 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Naas

Lofoten

8st 12lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: P J Rothwell

dwelt start, towards rear of midfield

20/1

10th

18

(9)

15th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

17:20 Navan

Lofoten

9st 1lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: P J Rothwell

Maiden's staying-on fifth under Bowen at Listowel (1m) was promising and didn't see out 1m5f latest; could go okay over this trip.

16/1

14/1

Form: -01048

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Similarly fair form in Gowran contests before tailing off hurdling latest; tongue tie back on, blinkers today; AW winner's best form is on better ground; risky.

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13th

14

10th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 180y

17:35 Downpatrick

Ghumama

11st 0lb

J: Mr M E McCrory

T: Noel C Kelly

towards rear, jumped left 1st, jumped left 2nd

33/1

12th

5

24th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 4f 110y

19:05 Bellewstown

Ghumama

11st 9lb

J: Mr M E McCrory

T: Noel C Kelly

towards rear, slow jump 2nd

33/1

9th

8

(12)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

14:55 Dundalk (AW)

Ghumama

9st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: James McAuley

Dual course winner over the extended 1m2f; stable had a fine record in these events, but she needs to step up on recent form over further than this

10/1

Form: 80-000

Last run: 150 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Racing from 2lb out of handicap, he looks to have no chance on form.

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11th

6

(4)

14th Dec 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

14:15 Dundalk (AW)

Kasansay

9st 0lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Christopher David Timmons

prominent

40/1

11th

9

(2)

18th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Kasansay

9st 5lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Christopher David Timmons

Nine-race maiden who is still to trouble the judge and needs something from somewhere.

25/1

6th

7

(13)

2nd Nov 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Kasansay

9st 6lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Christopher David Timmons

0-8 with no placed form; tailed off on turf the last time when tried in a hood and now goes visored; much to prove.

25/1

Form: 803-00

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

125s Curragh third looks a flash in the pan and not sure he stays this trip.

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8th

5

(4)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 3f 80y

16:55 Killarney

Harrison Green

9st 8lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Patrick Tallis

soon led, headed but prominent after 2f, went second halfway, pushed along 4f out, ridden and weakened from under 2f out

33/1

16th

4

(17)

27th Sep 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Cork

Harrison Green

9st 9lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Patrick Tallis

always towards rear, ridden 3f out, made no impression

16/1

14th

1

(4)

21st Apr 2022

Heavy

1m 1f 0y

18:30 Tipperary

Harrison Green

10st 0lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Patrick Tallis

8/1

Form: 52-684

Last run: 38 days

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Given he won over hurdles in August, no surprise he ran well on Flat since; tough task latest and struggled; Keane remains loyal and definite chance; ground-versatile.

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9th

2

(7)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 3f 80y

16:55 Killarney

Evergreen And Red

10st 1lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Noel Meade

held up in rear, ridden and some headway on outer 2f out, no impression 1f out, tenderly handled final 110yds

8/1

7th

11

19th Sep 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

15:35 Listowel

Evergreen And Red

10st 2lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Noel Meade

took keen hold, soon raced in second, jumped slightly right 3 out, soon switched left and lost second, lost position when pushed along before 2 out, ridden and no impression after 2 out

14/1

4th

6

(2)

2nd Sep 2022

Good

1m 2f 75y

18:40 Down Royal

Evergreen And Red

9st 13lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Noel Meade

prominent, pushed along under 2f out, ridden over 1f out, no extra when lost third but kept on inside final furlong

5/1

10th
13 (14)
Cardinal Rule

33/1

Form: 00-080

Last run: 11 days

W: 8st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Nothing in handicaps this year, huge odds; latest, at least was slightly better, but well held.

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10th

13

(14)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 3f 80y

16:55 Killarney

Cardinal Rule

8st 13lb

J: Joe Doyle

T: L Young

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders after 2f, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, no impression and edged left over 1f out

33/1

11th

6

(5)

29th Sep 2022

Good

1m 3f 211y

17:00 Bellewstown

Cardinal Rule

9st 3lb

J: Katelyn Young

T: L Young

ducked right start, midfield, lost position after halfway, nudged along from 3f out, ridden 2f out, minor headway against far rail 1f out, soon weakened

33/1

8th

14

(3)

5th Aug 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 115y

20:25 Tipperary

Cardinal Rule

10st 1lb

J: Katelyn Young

T: L Young

slowly into stride, awkward start, in rear throughout, in touch with leaders when nudged along home turn, pushed along from 2f out, no extra inside final furlong

40/1

Form: 0/00-6

Last run: 103 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Stable in form; 40s Tipperary sixth was more encouraging, every chance; relatively unexposed at middle distances.

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11th

10

(10)

10th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 3f 80y

16:55 Killarney

Berlusconi

9st 3lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

towards rear of midfield, pushed along and no impression under 2f out, eased final 110yds

16/1

6th

9

(13)

29th Jun 2022

Yielding

1m 4f 120y

19:40 Tipperary

Berlusconi

9st 4lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

took keen hold, held up in behind leaders, pressed leaders when pushed along and raced wide home turn, ridden 2f out, weakened towards far side inside final 110yds

33/1

10/1

Form: 42-89

Last run: 89 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Promise in France; nothing either start for this yard, including here; still early days, had a break and now headgear; stable in form.

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12th

7

1st May 2024

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 58y

14:30 Punchestown

Striking

11st 13lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Mrs John Harrington

Maiden hurdle winner here last summer; his wins have come on good ground but yet to really convince over this trip.

33/1

Form: 0-000

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

80s or bigger, quite strangely campaigned trip-wise in maidens by canny handler; hard to assess in reapplied hood; bred to stay.

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10th

7

(9)

13th Sep 2023

Good

1m 1f 0y

17:15 Punchestown

Fascinating Secret

8st 13lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Aidan Anthony Howard

Has done little enough racing for a mare of her age; has failed to reach the first six in seven outings; prospects are not obvious.

14/1

8th

11

(8)

4th Sep 2023

Soft

0m 7f 55y

16:02 Roscommon

Fascinating Secret

9st 0lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Aidan Anthony Howard

midfield

33/1

8/1

Form: 0-0929 BF

Last run: 4 days

W: 9st 1lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Stable having good year; mare ran blinder at Bellewstown and seemed to have excuses Thursday when favourite at Thurles; tongue tie back on but hard to predict.

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11th

14

(3)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 3f 180y

16:35 Galway

Bolero

8st 12lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: H Rogers

Placed in seven of her 23 starts, no recent indication that she can achieve a breakthrough win at the age of eight.

25/1

11th

14

(3)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 3f 180y

16:35 Galway

Bolero

8st 12lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: H Rogers

Placed in seven of her 23 starts, no recent indication that she can achieve a breakthrough win at the age of eight.

25/1

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Non-runners

Lariat, Bolero

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Payout
Exacta €312.00
Straight Forecast €234.20
Tricast €2087.50
Trifecta €2158.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Star Official

The Irish Sun:

Evergreen And Red

POSTDATA:

Lariat

SPOTLIGHT:

Sil Ver Klass