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15:30 Gowran Park

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Racing Club Membership Handicap (Div I)

  • Prize money: £4957.98
  • 1m 0f 75y
  • 16 runners
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Racing Club Membership Handicap (Div I)

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

12/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.60
  • Place: £1.20

Form: 039993 C

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 11lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Course winner last August; ran well from a wide draw on the AW last time but her best turf form is on quicker ground than this.

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10th

1

(17)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Gowran Park

Stormy Jenn

10st 3lb

J: Colin Keane

T: P Cluskey

Only two wins in a 30-race Flat career but both have come at this venue; worth considering now after recent Naas second on her seasonal debut; has an edge over Captured.

4/1

2nd

1

(6)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

19:50 Naas

Stormy Jenn

10st 2lb

J: Colin Keane

T: P Cluskey

soon prominent, led on inner over 3f out, joined under 2f out, ridden when headed over 1f out, kept on but no match for winner

10/1

5/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 056271 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Got his head back in front on soft ground at Killarney last week, proving too strong for one of the favourites; raised 7lb but Cian MacRedmond's claim erases 5lb of that; big player.

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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

10/1

  • Place: £2.70

Form: 08-004

Last run: 21 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Lightly raced maiden; finished an encouraging fourth of 15 over 1m at Cork and that was after a lengthy break, so might well strip fitter this afternoon; something to prove on ground this testing.

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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

4th
19 (15)
Deuteronomy

  • Place: £6.40

Form: 490005

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Reserve; well held in handicaps from 6f to 1m2f and others make greater appeal.

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11th

14

(10)

24th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

17:05 Gowran Park

Deuteronomy

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: R P Burns

No wins or places in 17 starts and if his turn is to come it will probably be on drier ground.

20/1

Form: 000-55

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Last two runs five months apart but she was under 5l away in both those handicaps (1m), one of them here; can win a race off this mark.

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1st

4

(2)

9th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

15:45 Gowran Park

Simply Sideways

9st 10lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Timothy Doyle

Highly progressive last season (including on heavy); just respectable runs this season, slowly away and keen at the Curragh on latest; bit to find but don't rule out.

6/1

6th

9

(13)

20th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

14:45 Curragh

Simply Sideways

9st 6lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Timothy Doyle

Highly progressive last season (including on heavy); just respectable runs both starts this season, keeping on late behind Independent Expert over inadequate 7f latest; return to a stiff mile to suit so not one to rule out.

12/1

Form: 753005

Last run: 41 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

0-8; only 2l away when fifth in a big field at Cork (7f, heavy) and may have improvement lurking over this longer trip.

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0

1

17th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:45 Wexford

Tastyee

12st 0lb

J: Mr E T Mellerick

T: David Kenneth Budds

Balance of flat form is on better ground and just okay runs in maidens hurdles last month, not looking to get home in testing ground at Tramore; opposable on handicap debut.

10/1

5th

11

22nd Oct 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:55 Limerick

Tastyee

11st 7lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: David Kenneth Budds

Minor Flat winner on good ground at Tipperary in May, also placed off 55 in a 1m4f Tramore handicap last month; moderate seventh in a recent maiden hurdle at the same venue.

33/1

14/1

Form: 008206 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 13lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Goes particularly well at Listowel; had no excuses when behind Skontonovski last week at Killarney.

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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

12/1

Form: 040030

Last run: 12 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Back to form when third at Listowel, doing her best work late over 7f; Thurles was disappointing when returning to 1m but has a big run in her on ground she handles.

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8th

10

(11)

1st Feb 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:27 Dundalk (AW)

Hot Bell

8st 12lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: Andrew Slattery

Recorded of 0-26; struggling to get away on terms in recent starts and hard to recommend.

10/1

17

(13)

27th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Hot Bell

8st 12lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: Andrew Slattery

Third reserve; maiden after 26 starts is officially rated only 41; tends to start slowly; has plenty of work to do.

7th

12

(8)

18th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:50 Dundalk (AW)

Hot Bell

8st 12lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: Andrew Slattery

0-25; well beaten over 7f and 1m here last twice; blinkers will need to have a transformative effect here.

33/1

20/1

Form: 605000

Last run: 13 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Best form has been here, notably when fifth over 7f in May; bit to prove over this far but it's probably more suitable than the sprint trip he ran over last time.

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15th

15

(14)

4th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

0m 7f 59y

18:20 Roscommon

The Rabbit Catcher

8st 13lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: P Cluskey

towards rear of midfield, pushed along and dropped to rear 2f out, soon no extra

33/1

16th

16

(5)

23rd May 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

19:10 Gowran Park

The Rabbit Catcher

8st 12lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: P Cluskey

towards rear, reminders early

20/1

9th

16

(19)

18th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 75y

15:30 Gowran Park

The Rabbit Catcher

8st 11lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

raced wide, prominent, pushed along and briefly went second home turn, ridden and weakened over 1f out

20/1

10th
15 (14)
Kampala Beach

6/1

Form: 00057

Last run: 22 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Not drawn well last time and his previous run at Dundalk was encouraging; that was over 1m2f but this will be a good test at 1m in the conditions.

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6th

11

(14)

22nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Kampala Beach

9st 2lb

J: Shane Foley

T: M Halford & T Collins

held up in rear

2/1

3rd

12

(10)

13th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Kampala Beach

9st 3lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: M Halford & T Collins

midfield, headway over 2f out, no extra inside final furlong

8/1

14th

12

(16)

2nd Sep 2023

Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:35 Navan

Kampala Beach

9st 3lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: M Halford & T Collins

AW winner over this trip and gained first turf success when readily landing 13-runner contest at Leopardstown; up 4lb; doesn't want easy ground.

7/1

Form: 821607 C

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

1m4f too far last time and he's only 1lb higher than for his course win over the extended 1m1f in August; 3-43 so finds winning hard, but has each-way claims.

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12th
13 (10)
Rufus Saxton

25/1

Form: 0-0080

Last run: 41 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Some minor promise in maidens last year but struggled since, including handicaps from 5f to 1m2f; new headgear combination tried.

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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

20/1

Form: /0-000 D

Last run: 103 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Flat/hurdles winner for Jessica Harrington; no impact in three 2022 runs; first-time blinkers will need to make a big difference.

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13th

5

(11)

18th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 75y

15:30 Gowran Park

Ya Ya Baby

9st 6lb

J: Tom Madden

T: Peter McCreery

prominent, went second after 2f, pushed along and lost position home turn, weakened quickly 2f out

20/1

19

(14)

17th Sep 2022

Soft

1m 0f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Ya Ya Baby

9st 6lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Peter McCreery

Flat/hurdles winner for Jessica Harrington; no impact in three 2022 runs; first time blinkers will need to make a big difference; third reserve.

15

(4)

13th Sep 2022

Good

1m 1f 0y

16:55 Punchestown

Ya Ya Baby

9st 7lb

J: Tom Madden

T: Peter McCreery

First reserve; won on soft at Galway in 2020 off a much higher mark but has been poor lately; blinkers and return to easier ground need to re-ignite spark.

Form: 006750 C

Last run: 176 days

W: 8st 12lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Sole win came over further at this venue last year; not in much form back in the spring and looks best watched returning from a break.

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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: 080770 CD

Last run: 21 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Course winner in June; well held since and appears to prefer quicker ground than what he'll encounter here.

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9th

1

17th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

12:35 Navan

Corballis Flyer

11st 12lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: John Joseph Hanlon

towards rear throughout, mistake 6th, tailed off

66/1

22th

3

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 185y

12:45 Cork

Corballis Flyer

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Very experienced Flat performer with 2-34 record; in fair form during the summer, when placed over 7f at this venue and over 1m at Gowran; a long way below his best at Dundalk recently.

25/1

Form: 0-0265

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Went close on testing ground at Tipperary in April and was returning from a lengthy break when not far away behind Skontonovski last week at Killarney; enters the reckoning.

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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

OUR TIP

Form: 006530 D

Last run: 28 days

W: 8st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Reserve; dual AW winner in Britain at 1m; looked to be running into form until Listowel last time when not ideally drawn; possible if getting in.

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11th

13

(12)

9th Nov 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

Transition

9st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Tracey Collins

Best form is at 1m and was in good form earlier in summer over that trip; has gone off the boil of late and needs a new headgear combination to spark a revival.

16/1

15th

24

(12)

26th Oct 2022

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

16:35 Curragh

Transition

8st 12lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Tracey Collins

towards rear of midfield, ridden 3f out, soon no impression

20/1

17

(9)

18th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 75y

15:30 Gowran Park

Transition

8st 12lb

J: James Ryan

T: Tracey Collins

Reserve; dual AW winner in Britain at 1m; looked to be running into form until Listowel last time when not ideally drawn; possible if getting in.

Form: 987895

Last run: 22 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Reserve; ran better in new headgear at Down Royal so surprising to see him going in nothing this afternoon.

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12th

9

(7)

6th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 198y

17:25 Bellewstown

Wee Pablo

9st 6lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: H Rogers

7f specialist down to a competitive mark but losing run goes back more than two years; wasn't beaten that far behind Sunset Nova at Down Royal last time in first-time visor so not one to rule out from a good draw (best forcing it).

12/1

7th

5

(3)

23rd Jun 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

20:15 Down Royal

Wee Pablo

9st 9lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: H Rogers

A 7f specialist who is down to a very competitive mark but losing run goes back more than two years and he hasn't shown enough in three runs for his new yard; wears first-time visor.

7/1

17

(15)

4th Jun 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:37 Listowel

Wee Pablo

9st 10lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: H Rogers

20/1

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Non-runners

Heer At Dawn, Transition, Wee Pablo

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Payout
Exacta €482.00
Straight Forecast €453.80
Tricast €5742.80
Trifecta €6218.00

Selections

The Irish Sun:

Tastyee

SPOTLIGHT:

Carirose

RP Ratings (IRE):

Hot Bell

POSTDATA:

Sheila