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18:30 Dundalk (AW)

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William Hill Pick Your Places Apprentice Handicap (Div II)

  • Prize money: £5453.78
  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 14 runners
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William Hill Pick Your Places Apprentice Handicap (Div II)

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Showers

1st
10 (8)
Kudbegood

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £7.20
  • Place: £1.20

Form: -07008 CD

Last run: 31 days

W: 9st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

C&D winner twice (for John McConnell in 2020), usually placed on AW; came markedly down weights after series of struggles on grass (0-32); market fascinating for talented trainer.

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11th

11

(9)

13th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:20 Dundalk (AW)

Kudbegood

8st 12lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: P J F Murphy

towards rear

20/1

11th

13

(9)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Kudbegood

8st 12lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: P J F Murphy

upset in stalls, took keen hold, started quickly, dropped to midfield, towards rear after 2f

16/1

4/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 400312 CD

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Part of yard's purple patch and form of latest second put to test in division 1 by the winner, Ellabella; quite lightly raced so positives abound; tends to take her time.

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7th

10

(12)

13th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:50 Curragh

Miss Abby Jools

9st 4lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: C Byrnes

midfield

13/2

1st

2

(5)

14th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 0y

20:30 Limerick

Miss Abby Jools

9st 12lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: C Byrnes

Both wins have come over 1m on AW; never landed a blow (from wide draw) but not discredited on last month's turf return at Leopardstown; not one to rule out from a good draw.

6/1

16/1

  • Place: £5.00

Form: 698339 C

Last run: 23 days

W: 8st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Course winner; perhaps slightly better over shorter but not in bad nick and yard flying it; rider 7-185; 2lb wrong.

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6th

10

(9)

9th May 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

14:40 Gowran Park

Bellick

9st 0lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Four AW wins, both turf wins have been over shorter trips at Navan; back from a break and ideally wants better ground.

14/1

7th

9

(6)

20th Dec 2023

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0m 7f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Bellick

8st 12lb

J: Shane Foley

T: John C McConnell

Four-time course winner but yet to score at this trip and he's been out of form here this winter although not beaten far last week; visor tried here for the first time.

14/1

8/1

Form: 804042 BF

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Did all bar win here last time; left on same mark but not sure about extra furlong and this seems a better race; draw helps uncomplicated filly.

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6th

3

(17)

12th Apr 2024

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0m 7f 0y

18:10 Dundalk (AW)

Circles

10st 1lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Anthony McCann

Three AW wins were over this trip but was below her best over this trip at Wolverhampton last time and has to bounce back.

9/1

4th

3

(2)

4th Mar 2024

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0m 7f 36y

Class 5

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Circles

9st 5lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Anthony McCann

dwelt start, took keen hold, held up in rear

3/1

5th
2 (6)
Leabaland

4/1

Form: 186842 CD BF

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Not sure he's much room for manouevre but in great nick of late and no reason but to expect a big run.

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4th

4

(1)

13th Apr 2024

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1m 0f 0y

18:20 Dundalk (AW)

Leabaland

9st 7lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: M M Lynch

prominent, outpaced over 1f out, rallied and went fourth towards finish

13/2

5th

9

(12)

9th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Leabaland

9st 7lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: M M Lynch

C&D winner in 2020 and went close to gaining his second C&D win in December when beaten a nose by a well handicapped rival who has won again since; rock solid form and warrants respect despite 3lb rise.

5/1

Form: 76-201 C

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Got one of the rides of the season to secure last-to-first win here last week; this trip seems fine and fascinating to see how Rutledge gets on with him but may need it all to fall right; hood added.

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2nd

9

(14)

13th Apr 2024

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1m 0f 0y

18:50 Dundalk (AW)

Cousin Shay

9st 1lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: John C McConnell

prominent, led after 1f, headed inside final furlong, no extra inside final 110yds

13/2

4th

7

(15)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Cousin Shay

9st 2lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

in touch with leaders

8/1

Form: 126000 CD

Last run: 42 days

W: 9st 5lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

C&D winner may prefer farther nowadays; two runs post-summer break were poor and, rising 12, risky.

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8th

8

(12)

15th Feb 2023

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1m 4f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Munfallet

9st 1lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: D P Coakley

Veteran winner of ten races, his latest success gained here 13 months ago; retains ability judged on last month's form but may struggle to reverse form with Pro Bono.

8/1

4th

6

(15)

18th Jan 2023

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1m 2f 150y

14:05 Dundalk (AW)

Munfallet

9st 1lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: D P Coakley

Just over a year since the most recent of his ten wins; in good form at this venue in the early part of last year, but time probably catching up with him now.

20/1

7th

6

(2)

18th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Munfallet

9st 5lb

J: Nathan O’Sullivan

T: D P Coakley

C&D winner may prefer farther nowadays; two runs post-summer break were poor and, rising 12, risky.

25/1

Form: 600855

Last run: 16 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Running quite well over shorter and the third last time, Double Martini, runs in previous race; some sort of chance but limited appeal.

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9th

10

(4)

6th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 3y

Class 6

16:30 Yarmouth

Sovereignty

9st 0lb

J: William Carson

T: Anthony Carson

Thoroughly exposed maiden in Ireland; holds weak claims on 2023 form; difficult to fancy on debut for new yard.

40/1

9th

12

(7)

15th Jun 2023

Yielding

1m 1f 0y

19:30 Leopardstown

Sovereignty

8st 12lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: J J Lambe

took keen hold, led after 1f, headed but prominent after 2f

18/1

16th

18

(15)

1st Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

19:35 Fairyhouse

Sovereignty

8st 13lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: J J Lambe

midfield

25/1

25/1

Form: 544000 D

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Never won here but track no issue; didn't get home over farther last twice and fascinating now back in trip at the prices.

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7th

9

(16)

24th Feb 2023

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1m 2f 150y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Final Fantasy

9st 3lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Laura Hourigan

Won three on AW, all over 1m in Britain in 2021; returned to form with a narrow defeat over C&D last month when beaten a neck; however, that form has been let down since and she's drawn out wide here.

6/1

2nd

11

(8)

27th Jan 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:30 Dundalk (AW)

Final Fantasy

9st 6lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: T G McCourt

started quickly, briefly led, raced in second after 1f, challenging when pushed along and raced wide home turn, ridden towards near side 2f out, kept on well final 110yds, just held

28/1

4th

11

(12)

20th Jan 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

15:55 Dundalk (AW)

Final Fantasy

8st 12lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: T G McCourt

Struggling at this venue since his return in November and tailed off on hurdle bow last time out; plenty to prove.

20/1

16/1

Form: 014049

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Listowel winner in September; pair of spins here this month not especially encouraging.

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13th

13

(16)

8th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:10 Dundalk (AW)

Navorrosse

8st 12lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: James McAuley

Two wins for Pat Fahy at this trip; off the mark for current trainer over extended 5f at Navan last month, coming from off the pace to beat 21 opponents; met some trouble when attempting to follow up at the Curragh.

10/1

8th

10

(20)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:57 Curragh

Navorrosse

9st 4lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: James McAuley

midfield, headway when squeezed out and switched right 2f out, headway over 1f out, no impression final 110yds

10/1

11th
11 (14)
Be Adored

33/1

Form: -08070

Last run: 35 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

No threat yet in handicaps, including at 33s on stable/AW debut.

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12

(12)

16th Dec 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Be Adored

8st 11lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Dermot Murphy

Has yet to offer a great deal in handicaps and, with those from 7f to 1m4f, her best trip remains a mystery; now goes in cheekpieces.

50/1

11th

11

(14)

18th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Be Adored

8st 13lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Dermot Murphy

No threat yet in handicaps, including at 33s on stable/AW debut.

33/1

15

(9)

28th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Be Adored

8st 12lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Dermot Murphy

First reserve; regressive for Michael O'Callaghan this year; beaten 8l on stable bow over 7f here earlier this month.

Form: 4352-0 CD

Last run: 44 days

W: 9st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

First reserve; shock C&D winner for James McAuley but that in 2020; not sure what ability remains but note market.

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12th

15

(13)

5th Apr 2023

Heavy

1m 1f 0y

17:52 Leopardstown

Farnese

8st 13lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Martin Hassett

7f/1m winner at Dundalk but his turf form is moderate; back from a break with cheekpieces added.

25/1

12th

13

(10)

9th Dec 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Farnese

8st 12lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Martin Hassett

Dual course winner (inc' C&D); low-key efforts in two runs for this yard after more than a year off.

33/1

12th

15

(16)

18th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Farnese

9st 1lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Martin Hassett

First reserve; shock C&D winner for James McAuley but that in 2020; not sure what ability remains but note market.

Form: 8-0900

Last run: 129 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Very hard to fancy on form, especially at 5lb wrong.

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4

(11)

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

0m 5f 0y

14:35 Navan

Step Back In Time

9st 6lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Chris Timmons

Prominent racer won over C&D in September and has held her form since; good effort on return here when sixth of 21 (hampered late on by loose horse) and should go well.

6/1

6th

20

(8)

27th Apr 2024

Yielding

0m 5f 0y

13:10 Navan

Step Back In Time

8st 12lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Chris Timmons

Won over C&D last September; made the frame at Fairyhouse and Bellewstown on his next two starts; mid-division here on final start before a winter break.

12/1

Form: 006639 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Honest but limited mare; held on handicap form, including here on latest behind Leabaland.

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4

(5)

18th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Rosie Rock

9st 11lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: James McAuley

slowly into stride, pushed along briefly, towards rear, dropped to last when eased and pulled up after 3f, looked to go wrong

14/1

9th

3

(12)

28th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Rosie Rock

9st 13lb

J: James Ryan

T: James McAuley

Both wins have come over this trip on turf; plenty of solid AW form too including when third in 7f claimer here latest, albeit 6lb rise for that is unhelpful; not far behind Zonik when sixth over 1m here previously.

9/2

3rd

8

(10)

21st Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Rosie Rock

9st 4lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: James McAuley

midfield, ridden and prominent under 2f out, went third 1f out, kept on, no match for first two

33/1

Form: 906500

Last run: 18 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Second reserve: modest sort; 5lb out of handicap so can't have her switching to AW.

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3rd

12

2nd Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 13y

14:40 Thurles

Destivelle

11st 3lb

J: Daniel King

T: Shane Ryder

Had looked modest but has improved lately; placed on last two hurdle starts and well clear of remainder when second over C&D; has a bit to find with Duke Otto on collateral form but not much.

5/1

2nd

11

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

1m 7f 202y

15:25 Thurles

Destivelle

11st 1lb

J: Daniel King

T: Shane Ryder

Kilbeggan third was encouraging but unable to back that up on the level at Tramore; not one to rule out, especially if jumping improves.

12/1

8th

10

(1)

13th Sep 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

16:15 Tramore

Destivelle

9st 0lb

J: James Ryan

T: Shane Ryder

prominent on inner, lost position 5f out, weakened under 4f out

50/1

OUR TIP

Form: 067050 D

Last run: 2 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; 2-28 and has won on AW; latest a bit better.

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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

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Indiana Grey, Destivelle, Sheila

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Payout
Exacta €729.00
Straight Forecast €366.30
Tricast €13014.40
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Miss Abby Jools

RP Ratings (IRE):

Circles

SPOTLIGHT:

Kudbegood

The Irish Sun:

Miss Abby Jools