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McMahon McKay M&A (Pro/Am) INH Flat Race

  • Prize money: £4957.98
  • 2m 1f 0y
  • 15 runners
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McMahon McKay M&A (Pro/Am) INH Flat Race

Runners: 15 runners

Type: NH Flat

Surface: Turf

Weather: Rain

3/1 (Won)

Form: 4 BF

Last run: 238 days

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

70,000Euros brother to Call Me Lyreen encountered some traffic problems on the bend 2f out when fourth here on debut; well-fancied 5-4f on the occasion and could well make a bold bid to recoup the losses; strong claims.

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13

2nd May 2024

Yielding

2m 7f 110y

18:35 Punchestown

Lucky Lyreen

11st 1lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

held up in rear, mistake 4th, niggled along after 6th, pulled up after 8th, never going well

8/1

1st

1

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:00 Fairyhouse

Lucky Lyreen

12st 0lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

Down Royal bumper winner came up against some useful sorts in maiden hurdles before getting off the mark when upped in trip last month, seeing 3m trip out well at Punchestown although idling and sloppy jump at the last; back in trip here but handles conditions; needs more fluency in jumping on handicap debut.

8/1

1st

5

5th Feb 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 7f 150y

16:30 Punchestown

Lucky Lyreen

11st 12lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

in touch with leaders, prominent after 7th, went second after 8th

7/4

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Good step in the right direction from first 'point' run to second when chasing home the market leader Alden at Inchydoney in May; Tipperary based raider not without a sporting chance.

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4th

5

29th Sep 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:40 Gowran Park

Littlefoot

11st 12lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: M A Molloy

held up in rear, struggling when midfield after 3 out, went modest fourth approaching last, never dangerous

3/1

6th

5

7th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 150y

17:05 Wexford

Littlefoot

11st 12lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: M A Molloy

held up in rear, headway towards rear of midfield 4th

4/1

2nd

8

26th May 2023

Good

2m 0f 100y

17:10 Limerick

Littlefoot

11st 4lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: M A Molloy

midfield, good headway and in touch with leaders after 3 out, pushed along and went third before 2 out, went second last, ran green last, ran on well towards finish, no match for winner

5/1

Form: 2

Last run: 51 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Split two promising looking sorts when second here in November, the winner a Champion Bumper hopeful; probably had the run of the race that day but showed more than enough to suggest he should be winning before long; track form a plus and and looks a big threat to all concerned.

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7th

2

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:10 Naas

Faulty

11st 9lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Noel Meade

Plenty of good form in bumpers and hurdles before winning 20-runner maiden with a bit in hand at Down Royal last month; should go well.

7/2

1st

10

17th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 190y

13:07 Down Royal

Faulty

11st 4lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Noel Meade

midfield on inner

100/30

2nd

7

21st Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 148y

13:45 Punchestown

Faulty

11st 4lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Noel Meade

Ran into a couple of useful types in bumpers and on his maiden hurdle debut; not seen since slipping up in the 2m4f maiden hurdle on this card a year ago; entitled to need the run but could be a contender if fit enough.

6/1

Form: -40422

Last run: 23 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Plenty of maiden hurdle and bumper experience under his belt at this stage, and arguably still improving, hitting the crossbar on his last two starts at Wexford and Fairyhouse; not much to hide at this stage all the same and vulnerable to less exposed types.

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0

3

10th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 80y

19:05 Sligo

Attaboyarchie

11st 4lb

J: Miss E J Sweeney

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

prominent, pressed leader after 2nd, not fluent 4 out, mistake 3 out, 1 length second when mistake and unseated 2 out

5/1

5

8th Jul 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

20:00 Bellewstown

Attaboyarchie

11st 4lb

J: Miss E J Sweeney

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

No wins in 12 but has flashes of useful form in bumpers and over hurdles; likely contender off this mark despite failing favourite backers in latest maiden.

8/1

4th

1

31st May 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

19:00 Wexford

Attaboyarchie

11st 12lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

led, not fluent 6th, not fluent 3 out, ridden and headed before 2 out, no extra when switched right approaching last, lost third towards finish

6/1

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Brother to 1m3f and 1m4f Flat/useful 2m-2m4f hurdle/chase winner Belargus cost 155,000Euros as a 3yo and is a half-brother to eight winners including Boldogsag (1m 2yo, Group 3; RPR 105), Beowulf (7f 2yo; 86) and Minnaloushe (1m2f-10.5f); dam placed in USA; hood on for debut but stable runners greatly feared around here a surprise if he is not in the thick of the action.

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5th

1

18th Feb 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 189y

15:05 Punchestown

Boldog

11st 9lb

J: Daryl Jacob

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Bumper winner for Stuart Crawford at Hexham in the spring; improved on that when a decisive winner of a Tramore maiden hurdle last month; more needed here but no surprise if he was capable.

12/1

1st

1

1st Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 180y

12:00 Tramore

Boldog

11st 12lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

took keen hold, led, headed but prominent 2nd, went second again before 5th, led going easily before 2 out, pushed along and clear approaching last, kept on well

9/2

1st

5

24th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 48y

Class 5

17:07 Hexham

Boldog

11st 2lb

J: Ben Bromley

T: S R B Crawford

towards rear, good headway 3f out, led 2f out, soon clear, pushed out towards finish

6/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Dam unplaced in points, out of unraced half-sister to 2m4f-3m2f hurdle/chase winner Mister Friday, is granddaughter of half-sister to smart staying hurdler What A Question; has a fair bit on her plate here on debut.

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11th

7

17th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 50y

12:20 Wexford

Make No Plans

11st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Liam G O’Brien

Modest form in maidens; pulled up at Gowran when making his handicap debut off a mark of 87; tongue-tie on now.

25/1

Form: 7

Last run: 20 days

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Weak in the market when off the pace on his recent debut at Tramore; unlikely to call the shots.

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10th

12

10th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:35 Roscommon

The Bridge House

11st 4lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

midfield

50/1

6th

10

11th Jun 2023

Good

2m 7f 140y

16:30 Punchestown

The Bridge House

11st 12lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Modest bumper form but ran better to finish sixth in a 2m4f maiden hurdle at Down Royal (good); that's something to build on.

40/1

6th

9

2nd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 80y

18:30 Down Royal

The Bridge House

11st 4lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Two poor bumper runs, can only be watched now switched to hurdles.

33/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Showed little in a Boulta point on debut 379-days ago; makes little appeal.

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5

12th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 7f 194y

15:00 Punchestown

Ounce Of Gold

11st 12lb

J: Sarah Kavanagh

T: P A Fahy

Maiden's best effort came on handicap debut over C&D in June when a strong-finishing clear second; reportedly never travelled before pulled up at Ballinrobe in September so caution advised and unproven in such testing conditions.

16/1

0

8

15th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 181y

16:15 Ballinrobe

Ounce Of Gold

11st 3lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: P A Fahy

Best effort came on handicap debut at Punchestown last time over nearly 3m; 4lb higher today but is lightly-raced and should have more to give; player.

9/2

Form: 898

Last run: 58 days

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Put firmly in his place all three starts so far; difficult to see where the improvement will come from; not high on the pecking order.

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9th

9

6th May 2024

Good

2m 0f 180y

13:35 Down Royal

Kalsman

11st 4lb

J: Alex Harvey

T: Liam Lennon

midfield on inner, weakened before 2 out

100/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Dam French maiden (raced mainly at 1m2f-1m4f), half-sister to French 1m3f winner Chief Officer out of French 7f 2yo winning sister to 1,000 Guineas/Champion Stakes winner Hatoof; trained only a matter of minutes away and is a potential spanner in the works.

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14

2nd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 80y

18:30 Down Royal

Tiz All Hush Hush

11st 4lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: R K Watson

First reserve; twice soundly beaten in bumpers, in between shade better effort in Leopardstown maiden hurdle but not enough to warrant an interest in here.

12th

9

20th Apr 2023

Yielding

1m 7f 30y

19:20 Kilbeggan

Tiz All Hush Hush

12st 0lb

J: Mr A Harvey

T: R K Watson

prominent, lost second halfway, soon pushed along and dropped to midfield

66/1

9th

14

6th Mar 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

13:40 Leopardstown

Tiz All Hush Hush

11st 12lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: R K Watson

didn't jump with fluency, soon towards rear of midfield, slow jump and lost position 4th, pushed along and no extra after 2 out

200/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Half-brother to winners Ofalltheginjoints (2m hurdle/useful 3m chase) and Mick Charlie (2m4f hurdle); dam unraced half-sister to bumper/2m hurdle winner Boleyknowsbest; picked up for small money but stable going well and not ignored.

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0

6

21st Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 0y

16:30 Kilbeggan

Johnny M

11st 4lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: John C McConnell

Didn't show anything in bumpers but more promise in maiden hurdles, notably Listowel third last month; not as good when remote third at Wexford latest; jumping still needs more fluency.

7/1

3rd

8

21st Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 150y

17:55 Wexford

Johnny M

11st 4lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: John C McConnell

Didn't show anything in bumpers but more promise in both runs over hurdles; may progress when tried over further.

10/1

Form: 8

Last run: 53 days

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Point form far from inspiring and rules debut at Thurles no different; needs to get a move on.

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8th

1

14th Jan 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:57 Fairyhouse

Always Handy

12st 0lb

J: Mr B T Stone

T: Brian Jordan

Struggled in points and was tailed off in a bumper on Rules debut; plenty to prove at present.

50/1

1

26th Dec 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 0y

15:08 Down Royal

Always Handy

12st 0lb

J: Mr B T Stone

T: Brian Jordan

Point form far from inspiring and rules debut at Thurles no different; needs to get a move on.

100/1

8th

7

3rd Nov 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 7f 188y

16:25 Thurles

Always Handy

11st 10lb

J: Mr B T Stone

T: Brian Jordan

Mahler gelding whose point-to-point form none too encouraging for Rules debut.

66/1

Form: 5 BF

Last run: 58 days

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

9-1jf and looked the winner for a long way on debut at Ayr but ultimately paid for the price for running too keen early on; can only improve and looks another strong card for the stable to play.

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4th

4

1st Nov 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 3y

Class 4

13:40 Fakenham

Largy Ray

11st 4lb

J: Ben Poste

T: Clare Hobson

Irish bumper winner in August; dramatic exit on last month's stable/hurdle debut at Huntingdon; possibly best watched for now.

33/1

0

2

17th Oct 2023

Good

1m 7f 171y

Class 4

14:38 Huntingdon

Largy Ray

11st 0lb

J: Bradley Roberts

T: Clare Hobson

In a first-time tongue-tie when winning a soft-ground bumper at Kilbeggan and the runner-up won a maiden hurdle last month; should win more races for new connections.

4/1

Form: 0-

Last run: 244 days

W: 12st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

No wild price on debut at Punchestown but only beat one home; worth another look but easy to look elsewhere on this occasion.

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6

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Onehellofagetaway

11st 12lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

Showed some ability in a Thurles bumper for Liz Doyle; well beaten on his stable debut at Roscommon last month; little to recommend.

200/1

0

9

10th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:35 Roscommon

Onehellofagetaway

11st 4lb

J: Conor Owens

T: P J Rothwell

in rear, pushed along halfway

10/1

16

30th May 2023

Good

2m 0f 40y

17:00 Ballinrobe

Onehellofagetaway

11st 4lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: P J Rothwell

Reserve; tailed off on his debut but was a single-figure price and he ran better at Thurles when only weakening from 2f out; has ability.

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Non-runners

Fathom Two, Largy Ray, Onehellofagetaway

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Payout
Straight Forecast €491.10

Selections

The Irish Sun:

Lucky Lyreen

SPOTLIGHT:

Boldog

POSTDATA:

Attaboyarchie

RP Ratings (IRE):

Faulty