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Fermoy Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

  • Prize money: £4957.98
  • 2m 3f 0y
  • 16 runners
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Fermoy Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

25/1 (Won)

  • Win: £46.90
  • Place: £7.40

Form: 00/P-P

Last run: 167 days

W: 11st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Showed next to nothing in seven outings for his former trainer; pulled-up on only 2022 run and now makes stable debut after a break.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

13

13th Jun 2023

Good

3m 1f 96y

19:43 Sligo

Champagne Auction

10st 10lb

J: Mr S Tobin

T: Sean Aherne

prominent, went second after 2nd, led 3rd, pushed along and joined last, kept on well but headed towards finish

16/1

17th

15

11th Dec 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Cork

Champagne Auction

11st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Sean Aherne

midfield, ridden after 4 out, soon weakened

9/1

5th

3

1st Dec 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 7f 199y

15:35 Thurles

Champagne Auction

11st 8lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Sean Aherne

Sprung a surprise on debut for new yard in winning 2m3f Cork handicap in October (yielding) beating two subsequent winners; 7lb rise seems okay and should make another bold bid.

9/2

6/1

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 077-46

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

One of the younger and less exposed members of the field; two respectable runs last month, but appears well held by Kilgourey on running behind Appian Way at Clonmel

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0

11

28th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 5f 0y

13:30 Limerick

Light Parade

11st 5lb

J: Daniel King

T: W J Burke

towards rear, fell 4th

10/1

4th

12

16th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 4f 175y

15:45 Punchestown

Light Parade

11st 4lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: W J Burke

midfield

13/2

10/1

  • Place: £5.70

Form: 00-000

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Placed three times on the Flat including over 1m2f at this venue in May; hurdles form is weak, but he is only five and perhaps premature to write off.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

15

26th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 50y

14:30 Killarney

Eastern Tornado

10st 13lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Michael P Hourigan

midfield

14/1

10th

16

20th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:35 Killarney

Eastern Tornado

10st 13lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Michael P Hourigan

Dundalk 1m4f winner last autumn, pick of six earlier hurdle attempts when placed in 2m3f Cork handicap off this basement mark; opposable on return from lengthy absence although jockey booking encouraging.

25/1

12th

11

(14)

15th Feb 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

13:20 Dundalk (AW)

Eastern Tornado

8st 13lb

J: Jack Enright

T: Michael P Hourigan

took keen hold, midfield, lost position when pushed along over 3f out, dropped to rear when ridden and no impression over 2f out

8/1

25/1

  • Place: £2.50

Form: 8607-P

Last run: 145 days

W: 10st 13lb

10 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Won three points but nothing of any real merit in her racecourse form; lacks a recent run and getting on in years now.

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17

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 105y

15:20 Roscommon

Rosfoyle

10st 13lb

J: Conor Clarke

T: Barry J Fitzgerald

never better than midfield, in rear when pushed along briefly after 6th, mistake and weakened 9th, not fluent 4 out, soon pulled up

4th

16

16th Oct 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

15:05 Cork

Rosfoyle

10st 13lb

J: Sean Cleary-Farrell

T: Barry J Fitzgerald

towards rear, slow jump 1st, headway into midfield after 3rd, ridden 3 out, stayed on from 2 out, went fourth run-in

25/1

20

24th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

15:25 Punchestown

Rosfoyle

11st 0lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Brian O’Keeffe

Showed a little in maidens and on (C&D) handicap debut; her last two runs were dire; little break.

33/1

OUR TIP

Form: P0900

Last run: 41 days

W: 11st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Smart stayer on the Flat for John Gosden in 2019, beaten only a short head off 104 in the Duke of Edinburgh Stakes at Royal Ascot, and seventh of 24 in the Ebor; off for almost three years; has shown little aptitude for hurdling since return; blinkers tried now.

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7

31st Mar 2023

Heavy

3m 1f 100y

18:40 Wexford

Ben Vrackie

11st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: John F Gleeson

pushed along in rear early, slow jump 5th

16/1

8th

19

12th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 6f 0y

14:50 Limerick

Ben Vrackie

11st 5lb

J: Mr R W Barron

T: John F Gleeson

midfield

8th

3

29th Oct 2022

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:03 Galway

Ben Vrackie

11st 7lb

J: Ned Fox

T: John F Gleeson

Flat winner in 2018 but no wins since and hasn't shown enough in five starts over timber.

25/1

Form: 097P8-

Last run: 381 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Hinted at mild promise on occasions last season; probably best watched now after 12 months off.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

16th

21

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:42 Naas

Red Finch

10st 13lb

J: Mr D Doyle

T: Timothy Doyle

18-race maiden yet to trouble the judge, even during the stable's purple patch last year; back to 2m here after being pulled up over 3m at Listowel when last seen; others preferred.

25/1

0

18

22nd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

15:15 Listowel

Red Finch

10st 13lb

J: Mr D Doyle

T: Timothy Doyle

0-17, never in the first four; mid-field both starts this season, hard to fancy despite stable's good current form.

14/1

8th

19

11th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 55y

17:05 Galway

Red Finch

10st 13lb

J: Mr D Doyle

T: Timothy Doyle

Yet to finish in the first three and isn't easy to fancy even though yard is in top form.

28/1

Form: 00PF-0

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 1lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Big price when a remote tenth over 3m at Tipperary, no apparent chance at this stage.

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13th

14

22nd Nov 2022

Soft

3m 0f 100y

15:15 Limerick

Trip To Milan

10st 13lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: S Braddish

First glimmer of ability last month when staying on to finish seventh, beaten 15l, over 2m3f at Cork but soundly beaten at Fairyhouse since.

18/1

10th

15

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:52 Fairyhouse

Trip To Milan

11st 0lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: S Braddish

chased clear leader, prominent before 3rd, idled before 3rd

16/1

7th

10

16th Oct 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

15:05 Cork

Trip To Milan

11st 1lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: S Braddish

midfield, pushed along when jockey dropped rein briefly after 3 out, ridden and held 2 out, stayed on run-in

25/1

Form: 00-702

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 5lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Some solid runs in defeat over a year ago off 99 so current mark of 86 looks attractive; ran well to take second at Clonmel last month, and the form was given a strong boost by the winner Appian Way with 25l follow-up success at Downpatrick.

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Verdict Starting price

6

22nd Nov 2022

Soft

3m 0f 100y

15:15 Limerick

Kilgorey

11st 4lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Mrs Y Dunleavy

in touch with leaders on inner, close up when not fluent 11th, ridden and weakened after 3 out, dropped to rear when pulled up before 2 out

14/1

9th

7

29th Oct 2022

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:03 Galway

Kilgorey

11st 5lb

J: Paul Cawley

T: Mrs Y Dunleavy

Point winner in 2019; no wins under Rules but went close on his penultimate outing at Clonmel last month; couldn't build on that when favourite at Cork 13 days ago; return to further will suit and he's one to consider.

5/1

8th

6

16th Oct 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

15:05 Cork

Kilgorey

11st 5lb

J: Paul Cawley

T: Mrs Y Dunleavy

held up in rear, ridden and some headway 2 out, made no telling impression

7/2

Form: 6-P034

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 13lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

Fair run when third in a maiden hurdle at Listowel; place chance in this grade following Gowran fourth, though beaten 17l.

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5

18th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

15:15 Tipperary

Beeverstown Bullet

11st 9lb

J: Niall Moore

T: M A Cahill

No win in 18 but has been in the frame several times; has to improve upon recent starts but shouldn't be far away.

14/1

9th

12

16th Jan 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:20 Punchestown

Beeverstown Bullet

11st 1lb

J: Mr D Kiely

T: M A Cahill

0-10 over hurdles but has run respectably at times in maidens and handicaps; blinkers worn last time retained; chance.

12/1

25

31st Dec 2022

Soft

2m 0f 100y

15:07 Punchestown

Beeverstown Bullet

11st 11lb

J: Eamonn Fitzgerald

T: M A Cahill

Third reserve; is 0-10 over hurdles but has run respectably at times in maidens and handicaps; blinkers worn last time retained; chance.

Form: 086045 D

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 2lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

2-36 over hurdles; long losing sequence indicates prospects should be treated with caution, though her fourth placing at Sligo in August gives her some sort of chance in a weak contest.

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Verdict Starting price

15th

18

7th Aug 2023

Good

2m 2f 150y

15:43 Cork

Beat Of The Sea

10st 13lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Seamus Fahey

Both hurdle wins have been over this trip at Kilbeggan but latest was nearly three years ago (off 97); tame effort there on latest but penultimate Wexford run okay so don't rule out off basement mark.

14/1

11th

12

21st Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 0y

17:35 Kilbeggan

Beat Of The Sea

10st 13lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Seamus Fahey

disputed lead, prominent before 2nd

7/1

5th

13

7th Jul 2023

Good

2m 0f 170y

17:40 Wexford

Beat Of The Sea

10st 13lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Seamus Fahey

in touch with leaders

33/1

Form: 8-7006

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Placed in a bumper, modest hurdling form; Clonmel sixth a small step in the right direction; makes handicap debut.

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13

1st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 5f 170y

13:40 Tramore

Captain Lightfoot

10st 13lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Ciaran Murphy

prominent

33/1

17

21st Dec 2022

Yielding

2m 6f 110y

14:37 Fairyhouse

Captain Lightfoot

10st 13lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Ciaran Murphy

First reserve; well beaten in two handicaps and isn't easy to fancy; being raised in trip with blinkers added may help.

Form: 5-09P7

Last run: 3 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Moderate form in four handicap starts since returning from a long absence; soundly beaten at Tramore during the week; hard to fancy.

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Verdict Starting price

12th

13

16th Oct 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

15:05 Cork

Kaylas Delight

10st 13lb

J: John Kirwan

T: David Kenneth Budds

prominent, lost position and mistake 3 out, weakened 2 out

20/1

7th

15

13th Oct 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:25 Tramore

Kaylas Delight

10st 13lb

J: John Kirwan

T: David Kenneth Budds

midfield, slightly hampered 1st, towards rear of midfield 2nd, ridden and some headway from 3 out, never on terms

50/1

13

29th Sep 2022

Good

2m 3f 198y

15:00 Clonmel

Kaylas Delight

10st 13lb

J: John Kirwan

T: David Kenneth Budds

Mild promise last year but nothing of note in three starts since returning in August.

25/1

Form: 000-

Last run: 182 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Beaten in excess of 40l in his three maiden starts; has time on his side and may improve, but probably best watched on first run after a break.

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Verdict Starting price

5th

6

23rd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 80y

16:45 Tipperary

Made In The Woods

11st 2lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Norman Lee

A 3m winner at Limerick last year; well-held third behind He Fitz In there last time but Kennedy's presence in the saddle is noteworthy.

10/1

3rd

4

24th Mar 2024

Heavy

3m 0f 120y

16:40 Limerick

Made In The Woods

10st 7lb

J: Robbie Geoghegan

T: Norman Lee

led, headed and lost two places before 2 out, weakened approaching last, no match for first two

7/1

7th

17

10th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 60y

15:10 Limerick

Made In The Woods

10st 13lb

J: Tom Harney

T: Norman Lee

midfield, some headway home turn, no impression after 2 out

13/2

Form: -8F7P1 D

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Showed improved form to win at Clonmel, runner-up Londonofficecallin puts the form on show in the first division; has gone 6b and his talented rider has had his claim reduced by 2b, but one of the more obvious candidates here.

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9th

15

9th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 110y

18:10 Tipperary

Corkbeg

10st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: David Harry Kelly

prominent, weakened after 2 out

40/1

Form: /06P/P

Last run: 15 days

W: 10st 13lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Off for two years before being pulled-up when 100-1 in a recent 2m4f Gowran handicap; seems safe to leave out of calculations.

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10th

2

17th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 50y

12:20 Wexford

Coppercoast Paudie

11st 12lb

J: Ethan O’Sullivan

T: Ms M Flynn

Low-rated gelding who has run 17 times without reaching the first four; getting on in years now; did not jump well when down the field in a recent handicap at Thurles.

50/1

8th

16

2nd Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 13y

14:40 Thurles

Coppercoast Paudie

10st 13lb

J: Ethan O’Sullivan

T: Ms M Flynn

First reserve; maiden was beaten 11l when sixth to Duke Otto at Tramore; down the field in maiden since.

11th

3

21st Oct 2023

Heavy

2m 5f 0y

16:21 Limerick

Coppercoast Paudie

11st 12lb

J: Ethan O’Sullivan

T: Ms M Flynn

in rear, not fluent 2nd

50/1

Form: P0-905

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Has never reached the first four but some encouragement could be drawn from Clonmel fifth; form of that race will be put to the test by the runner-up Londonofficecallin in the first division; new headgear combination.

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15

20th Jun 2023

Good

2m 3f 170y

14:47 Wexford

Powerful Blue

10st 6lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: E Sheehy

Ordinary form over hurdles; only six finishers in the Clonmel handicap chase in which he was fourth; not beaten far then but others preferred.

14/1

4th

6

9th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

2m 0f 67y

18:15 Clonmel

Powerful Blue

10st 0lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: E Sheehy

towards rear, headway and briefly went third after 3 out, soon pushed along and outpaced, lost third approaching last, kept on

22/1

6th

14

31st May 2023

Good

2m 1f 100y

18:00 Wexford

Powerful Blue

10st 13lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: E Sheehy

Absent since a poor run at Cork last October; previous Clonmel fifth was a career-best, the closest he had come to reaching the first four;

14/1

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Payout
Exacta €2909.00
Straight Forecast €2194.70
Tricast €47016.20
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Kilgorey

RP Ratings (IRE):

Kilgorey

POSTDATA:

Kilgorey

The Irish Sun:

Kilgorey