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Christmas Party Nights At Dundalk Stadium Handicap (Div I)

  • Prize money: £4957.98
  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 14 runners
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Christmas Party Nights At Dundalk Stadium Handicap (Div I)

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Showers

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £11.90
  • Place: £3.50

Form: 200090

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Dual AW winner in Britain early in his career; out of form since long-priced Galway second in September; slowly away and never in contention here three weeks ago.

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9th

13

(11)

9th Feb 2024

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1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Higher Kingdom

8st 10lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Five-time AW winner including two wins here but has struggled for form at this venue this winter.

40/1

6/1

  • Place: £3.30

Form: 601404 D

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 12lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

1m Curragh winner on soft in September; handled this surface when fourth last month; each-way chance on that basis.

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2nd

2

(6)

20th Jan 2023

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1m 0f 0y

15:55 Dundalk (AW)

French Rescue

9st 12lb

J: Tom Kiely Marshall

T: John Geoghegan

prominent, challenging when ridden over 2f out, kept on well final 110yds, always held

7/1

2nd

4

(14)

14th Dec 2022

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1m 0f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

French Rescue

9st 12lb

J: Tom Kiely Marshall

T: John Geoghegan

prominent, pushed along over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on and chased clear leader inside final furlong, no match for winner

6/1

4th

9

(9)

9th Nov 2022

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1m 0f 0y

16:15 Dundalk (AW)

French Rescue

9st 5lb

J: Tom Kiely Marshall

T: John Geoghegan

Sole success from eight outings came over this trip at the Curragh in September; ran well afterwards at Killarney; tame effort when last seen at Gowran Park in September; three poor efforts on this surface on his CV.

12/1

14/1

  • Place: £3.20

Form: 530697 CD

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 2lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Dual C&D winner, overall record here 2-26 and placed five times; on a long losing run now and needs to step up on his showing here 12 days ago.

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6th

7

(7)

18th Apr 2024

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1m 2f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Reverberation

11st 0lb

J: Mr Eireann Cagney

T: J S Moore

in touch with leaders

15/2

5th

7

(11)

6th Apr 2024

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1m 2f 0y

Class 6

14:50 Chelmsford (AW)

Reverberation

9st 5lb

J: Joe Leavy

T: J S Moore

A model of consistency since joining Stan Moore from Ireland, winning twice here (including over C&D) and runner-up on his last two starts; has crept up the weights but ought to make his presence felt again.

13/2

2nd

7

(4)

19th Mar 2024

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1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Reverberation

9st 4lb

J: Joe Leavy

T: J S Moore

Ex-Irish; enjoyed a resurgence since joining Stan Moore, winning twice at Chelmsford (1m-1m2f), and continuing to run well in defeat despite rising ever so steadily in the weights; sits another 1lb higher than when beaten by a short-head last time; chance.

4/1

9/2

Form: 070081 CD

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Enhanced a respectable course record (now stands at 3-13, placed five times) by winning over this trip last month; good chance off 7lb higher; form has been well advertised by third-placed Bellick.

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11th

11

(9)

13th Apr 2024

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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

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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

7/2

Form: 384013 CD

Last run: 26 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

C&D winner last month; form of her subsequent third has been boosted by the runner-up Leclerc in winning twice over 7f in recent weeks; 4-12 at this venue, and also placed three times; every chance she can reach the money.

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5th

5

(10)

8th Sep 2023

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0m 7f 14y

Class 5

15:20 Newcastle (AW)

Ellabella

9st 12lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

prominent

10/1

18th

1

(16)

19th May 2023

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:45 Leopardstown

Ellabella

10st 2lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Andrew McNamara

Useful AW performer who won on her penultimate start but yet to show anything like the same level of form on turf; beaten 14l at Gowran last week.

25/1

7th

8

(4)

10th May 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

15:05 Gowran Park

Ellabella

8st 10lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Andrew McNamara

prominent, soon raced in second, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, weakened from over 1f out

6/1

20/1

Form: 00570

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 10lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Failed to make any impression when a big price on his handicap debut over 7f here three weeks ago; on the positive side, the best of his four maiden runs was at this venue in August.

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12th

11

(4)

16th Aug 2023

Good

1m 1f 100y

19:10 Gowran Park

Khattaat

9st 4lb

J: W J Lee

T: Paul W Flynn

Maiden has run well enough in defeat at times although fair bit of improvement needed on this season's form (well-backed favourite last time); new headgear combination tried.

9/1

8th

7

(3)

12th Jul 2023

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1m 0f 0y

16:25 Dundalk (AW)

Khattaat

9st 5lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: Paul W Flynn

Maiden has run well enough in defeat at times, including at this track; wasn't beaten all that far in blinkers at Cork last time; headgear removed and 5lb lower; a squeak.

12/1

Form: 774

Last run: 44 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Shaped well over 7f on heavy at Galway on final qualifying run; Colin Keane was aboard then for the first time then and sticks with her now; unexposed and potentially interesting.

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7th

9

(6)

24th Jul 2023

Yielding

1m 1f 96y

17:10 Ballinrobe

Snow Lion

8st 10lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Christopher David Timmons

Has struggled in handicaps since fourth in a maiden at Galway last October; up against it in the light of an official rating of 48.

33/1

14th

11

(11)

15th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

16:45 Navan

Snow Lion

9st 3lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Christopher David Timmons

Beaten 7l in 1m2f AW handicap in January; good bit more needed on fourth handicap start.

25/1

12th

15

18th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Tipperary

Snow Lion

10st 7lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Christopher David Timmons

Fourth in a 7f maiden at Galway last year, modest form in low-grade Flat handicaps.

25/1

Form: 7870

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Did not stay when making handicap debut over an extended 1m2f; this should suit better, but needs to improve.

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12th

15

(7)

29th Mar 2023

Soft To Heavy

1m 2f 0y

17:05 Navan

Jackandthefox

8st 10lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

Having only third turf start here and tongue tie tried for the first time; not much form to recommend but yard going well.

16/1

16

(12)

16th Mar 2023

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1m 2f 150y

17:50 Dundalk (AW)

Jackandthefox

9st 4lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Adrian McGuinness

Second reserve; ran well in a 7f maiden but little to recommend otherwise.

12th

11

(1)

10th Mar 2023

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1m 4f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Jackandthefox

9st 2lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Has struggled to progress since stepping up in trip in handicaps; falling down the weights but up further in trip here and has a lot to prove.

33/1

Form: 280781 C

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Won 7f claimer for Denis Hogan last week, has joined the trainer of the second; mark is unchanged but needs to find more on evidence of his handicap form in recent months; seems best suited by 7f.

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12th

2

(6)

3rd May 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

19:50 Gowran Park

Royal Tribute

9st 12lb

J: Shane Foley

T: James McAuley

midfield

8/1

6th

4

(8)

14th Apr 2023

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0m 7f 0y

20:10 Dundalk (AW)

Royal Tribute

9st 10lb

J: Colin Keane

T: James McAuley

towards rear, switched right 2f out, soon headway when pushed along, keeping on when ridden 1f out, briefly went fourth inside final 110yds, no extra when lost two places final strides

4/1

10th
6 (1)
Padjoy

12/1

Form: 05-00

Last run: 217 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

One fair run, over 6f at Navan at two, for his previous trainer Michael O'Callaghan; absent since May, hard to make a strong case for him on stable debut.

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10th

6

(1)

14th Dec 2022

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1m 0f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

Padjoy

9st 11lb

J: Shane B Kelly

T: J P Murtagh

in touch with leaders

12/1

15th

13

(10)

11th May 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

14:10 Gowran Park

Padjoy

9st 10lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: M D O’Callaghan

15th

10

(14)

10th Apr 2022

Yielding

0m 6f 0y

14:30 Curragh

Padjoy

9st 8lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: M D O’Callaghan

20/1

Form: -13090 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Useful form on turf after return from break, highlighted by Gowran win over this trip; disappointing at this venue last three starts; a bit to find with Reverberation on running last time.

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10th

7

(9)

5th Feb 2024

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0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:00 Southwell (AW)

Qaabil

9st 2lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Tony Coyle & Kaine Wood

Ex-Irish; strike-rate of 1-38 is offputting (0-19 on the AW) but he was a close fourth at Newcastle last time (7f); could run into a place.

12/1

4th

8

(4)

25th Jan 2024

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0m 7f 14y

Class 6

17:15 Newcastle (AW)

Qaabil

9st 2lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Tony Coyle

Arrives on a long losing sequence but he fared better than of late when sixth of 12 in 1m classified event here nine days ago; shortlisted.

9/1

0

8

(1)

16th Jan 2024

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1m 0f 5y

Class 6

16:25 Newcastle (AW)

Qaabil

9st 2lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Tony Coyle

1-36; with Peter Fahey when notching that sole win in a 1m apprentice handicap at Gowran Park in the summer of 2022; a bit better on third start for Tony Coyle at Southwell (1m, classified; sixth of 11; 18-1) last week.

14/1

20/1

Form: 140490

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

7f winner at Listowel in September; down the field on last two visits to this course, including in an event won by today's rival Kudbegood.

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13th

13

(16)

8th Nov 2023

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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

OUR TIP
13th
3 (12)
Manwal

10/1

Form: -05000

Last run: 49 days

W: 9st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Started off with a rating of 80 after showing early promise; down to 62 but makes little appeal on his 2022 turf form; first run at this venue since he was an immature juvenile, but should handle the surface judged on his best turf form which was on good.

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0

17

7th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 7f 165y

15:58 Fairyhouse

Manwal

11st 10lb

J: Mr B M Coonan

T: V C Ward

Reserve; makes handicap debut after showing little in maidens and his recent Flat form has been forgettable.

10th

10

24th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 4f 0y

17:20 Curragh

Manwal

12st 0lb

J: Abigail Reilly

T: V C Ward

Rated 42, regressive.

33/1

12th

13

(16)

8th Sep 2023

Good

1m 4f 175y

19:10 Down Royal

Manwal

8st 13lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: V C Ward

Regressive maiden and can't make a case for him on this year's form.

33/1

Form: 130600 C

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Three-time 6f winner at this venue; poor over that trip on last two starts, though showed that he retained ability when sixth of 30 at the Curragh during the summer; first reserve.

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1st

1

(7)

13th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

16:50 Dundalk (AW)

Jered Maddox

10st 4lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: David Marnane

towards rear, headway and in touch with leaders 2f out, ridden challenging up the centre over 1f out, led inside final furlong, went clear final 110yds, easily

8/1

1st

4

(9)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:55 Dundalk (AW)

Jered Maddox

9st 8lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: David Marnane

soon midfield, switched right over 2f out, headway when switched left from over 1f out, led and ran on inside final 110yds

12/1

9th

6

(6)

22nd Mar 2024

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0m 6f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Jered Maddox

9st 5lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: David Marnane

A bit high in the ratings since Laytown win last autumn; recent form leaves him with plenty to find although never one to rule out.

20/1

Form: -69000 C

Last run: 42 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Out of form since recording a win and a second here in March 2021; last of 14 over 1m4f here six weeks ago; second reserve.

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14th

10

(12)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Gormanston

8st 12lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

Dual course winner, including over this trip; lightly raced last couple of seasons and mostly below-par apart from one decent C&D run last winter; first run since May.

20/1

11th

9

(1)

23rd May 2023

Good

1m 1f 100y

16:35 Gowran Park

Gormanston

8st 10lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

led narrowly

20/1

Form: 7-5769 C

Last run: 179 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Not a bad record at this venue (1m4f winner in 2020) relative to turf form; lacks a recent outing; third reserve.

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8th

12

(1)

4th Jan 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Macaban City

8st 12lb

J: Yudish Geerdharry

T: Gerard Michael Hussey

Only win from 38 starts came over C&D in 2020, ran over an inadequate 7f here last time; not an obvious contender.

20/1

13th

14

(1)

21st Dec 2022

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0m 7f 0y

19:45 Dundalk (AW)

Macaban City

8st 12lb

J: Yudish Geerdharry

T: Gerard Michael Hussey

slowly into stride, towards rear

20/1

17

(3)

16th Dec 2022

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Macaban City

8st 13lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Gerard Michael Hussey

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Non-runners

Cisne, Jered Maddox, Gormanston, Macaban City

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Payout
Exacta €890.00
Straight Forecast €817.20
Tricast €8527.70
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Snow Lion

POSTDATA:

Jackandthefox

RP Ratings (IRE):

Kudbegood

The Irish Sun:

Snow Lion