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Soft

Paddy Power “I Have No Idea What Day It Is” 3-Y-O Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £7436.97
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 19 runners
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Paddy Power “I Have No Idea What Day It Is” 3-Y-O Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 20 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

7/4 (Won)

  • Win: £2.00
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 3 BF

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Won sole French start easily, a 1m2f maiden on very soft ground in April; lost momentum with a mistake at the last when beaten 6l and 4l by Comfort Zone and subsequent winner Jazzy Matty on his hurdling debut at Navan; apparent first-string for his owner.

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0

6

4th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 11y

17:00 Galway

Tekao

11st 6lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: W P Mullins

midfield, nudged along when unseated 2 out

16/1

12th

12

6th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

18:15 Tipperary

Tekao

10st 11lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: W P Mullins

midfield

12/1

3rd

15

25th Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 100y

16:50 Punchestown

Tekao

10st 3lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: W P Mullins

towards rear of midfield, headway from 2 out, keeping on when mistake last, ran on well and went third towards finish

14/1

6/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Rated 82 on Flat, handled soft ground when winning over 1m at Goodwood in June; second over 1m2f on his final two starts for Clive Cox; could make a useful juvenile hurdler for top stable.

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12

3rd May 2024

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 45y

19:05 Punchestown

Ascending

11st 5lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

Fifth in last season's Triumph but remains a maiden over hurdles; twiice a beaten favourite including when odds-on at Navan in February; tongue-tie tried here and not discounted.

12/1

5th

2

11th Feb 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 150y

13:45 Navan

Ascending

11st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Henry De Bromhead

raced in second, lost second but prominent after 3rd, led narrowly after 2 out, not fluent when headed last, weakened towards finish

15/8

3rd

4

26th Dec 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:00 Leopardstown

Ascending

11st 7lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

prominent throughout, went second 4 out, ridden and outpaced approaching last, kept on but lost second final strides

15/8

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Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Promising debut at Killarney in July, overcoming a slow start to win a 1m3f maiden; confirmed ability with 1m1f win at Punchestown in September; not beaten far in mid-field in a 1m2f Listed race at this venue; 95-rated filly is a noteworthy recruit to hurdling

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6th

3

(11)

15th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 3f 202y

15:25 Naas

Goodie Two Shoes

9st 7lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

prominent, good headway and went third halfway

8/1

1st

3

1st Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

14:00 Killarney

Goodie Two Shoes

11st 6lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Decent Flat sort with three wins in that sphere; solid efforts in her two completed hurdle starts and holds Final Decision on latest Down Royal run; looks a leading player.

2/1

3rd

5

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 190y

17:00 Down Royal

Goodie Two Shoes

11st 5lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Smart flat handicapper with three wins from only five starts, notably making all at Gowran last month; promising enough hurdles debut at Leopardstown last Christmas but took a heavy fall in a Grade 3 at Fairyhouse afterwards, hopefully that hasn't affected her confidence; major player.

15/8

16/1

Form: 49

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Colt

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Form & Verdict

80-rated dual Flat winner; made a satisfactory start to hurdling career when fourth in a Down Royal event in which New Year Honours was second; finished just in front of a below-par New Year Honours in mid-field at Navan.

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4

24th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 50y

14:55 Limerick

Snapius

11st 5lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: J A Nash

towards rear

20/1

Form:

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

69-rated gelding, best run when fourth of seven in a 1m4f maiden at Roscommon; 50-1 when finishing mid-division on hurdling debut at Cork; likely to need more experience.

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4th

4

4th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Punchestown

Mighty Mo Missouri

12st 3lb

J: Eimear Smullen

T: Mrs John Harrington

Tailed off in similar event here in February and hard to make a case for.

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Brother to star filly Taghrooda; won over an extended 1m3f at Haydock in June on his third start; probably surpassed that form when second in a Kempton handicap in September; not as effective in testing conditions over further at Doncaster; wear tongue-tie on stable/hurdling debut

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5th

6

(3)

27th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 5f 0y

17:10 Navan

Almuhit

9st 9lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Emmet Mullins

Does not look straightforward but he delivered some solid runs as a Flat stayer last summer, including a last-gasp win over 2m1f at Killarney; fit from hurdling and respected on the best of his form.

8/1

6/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Four-time winner in France and Listed-placed over 1m4f on heavy on final start; from a solid Aga Khan family and a likely sort to prosper as a juvenile hurdler.

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3rd

7

(10)

10th May 2024

Good

2m 2f 140y

Class 2

15:40 Chester

Zanndabad

8st 9lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: A J Martin

Four Flat wins in France up to 10.5f; yet to get his head in front where it matters for current stable (eight races); best of his six hurdling efforts came on last two outings when second at Musselburgh (handicap) and Ascot (maiden); in the latter he led on the run-in before outbattled, but there's a lingering suspicion that he has a good prize in him.

9/1

2nd

15

24th Mar 2024

Good

2m 3f 58y

Class 3

13:35 Ascot

Zanndabad

11st 7lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: A J Martin

Four Flat wins in France; yet to get his head in front for current stable but the best of his five hurdling efforts was last time at Musselburgh (good to soft) when making up late ground to finish close behind last week's County Hurdle fifth Afadil; gives the impression there's more to come and brings strong form claims back into a maiden; regularly wears the tongue-tie.

5/2

Form:

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

0-8 on Flat for Sir Mark Prescott, rated 64; down the field at Cork on hurdling debut.

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12th

2

11th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:55 Cork

Gordons Aura

12st 0lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

Fairyhouse maiden winner with mixed form since, every chance when badly hampered two out on latest in Sedgefield event over this trip; probably has a bit to find off this mark.

8/1

Form: 77

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

73-rated maiden for Jedd O'Keeffe; has shown some ability over hurdles but will probably need a handicap mark.

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9

5th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:50 Cork

Puntastic

11st 8lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Paul Nolan

Minor placed form on the Flat in Britain with Jedd O'Keeffe; ordinary form in juvenile hurdles last season; two poor efforts on the Flat this year; blinkers will need to make a big difference.

20/1

13th

7

(2)

4th Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 40y

15:07 Listowel

Puntastic

9st 10lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Paul Nolan

midfield

25/1

16th

4

(17)

22nd Apr 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 0y

17:10 Navan

Puntastic

9st 12lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Paul Nolan

pushed along briefly, soon midfield, ridden over 3f out, soon weakened

20/1

Form: 20

Last run: 30 days

W: 10st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Bought for 80,000gns in July out of Ralph Beckett's yard, having won a 1m4f handicap off 67; made encouraging start to life over hurdles when second behind the talented Cougar at Down Royal; raced too freely at Navan, capable of much better than that.

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19th

17

4th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Punchestown

New Year Honours

11st 12lb

J: Jamie Kavanagh

T: Gordon Elliott

Runner-up off 72 on AW in December; pulled up over timber since; yard won this last year.

8/1

0

12

26th Dec 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:45 Leopardstown

New Year Honours

11st 1lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

midfield

13/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Placed in a low-grade handicap at Killarney in October on the most recent of his five Flat starts; faces stiff task now.

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12th

5

15th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 7f 25y

15:25 Punchestown

Vintage Gold

11st 10lb

J: Daniel King

T: John Joseph Murphy

Won over 2m4f at Killarney last summer and was running well when falling late at Listowel; pulled up however on return from a short break in heavy ground at Limerick in November so ground concerns remain.

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Winner and second in France at two; form this year has been relatively undistinguished.

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No Results Found

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Unplaced in eight starts on the Flat; transformation required on stable/hurdling debut.

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21th

21

4th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Punchestown

Portville

11st 9lb

J: Paddy Leigh

T: Peter Fahey

Out of form over timber and on the Flat when last seen; off 246 days.

33/1

7th

15

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 190y

17:30 Down Royal

Portville

10st 10lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Peter Fahey

Ran okay in a Naas maiden last winter and too keen at Sligo last month; 4yo remains a potential improver on handicap debut if settling better.

10/1

8th

12

(6)

22nd Aug 2023

Soft

1m 4f 8y

20:15 Roscommon

Portville

9st 3lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Peter Fahey

towards rear, headway on outer under 2f out, edged left 1f out, soon no impression

28/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Handled soft ground and kept on gamely for narrow winner over 1m6f at Nottingham in October on the second of two starts for Ralph Beckett; interesting sort for Tony Martin.

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13

29th Jan 2023

Soft

1m 7f 151y

14:07 Naas

Self Inflicted Sid

11st 7lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: A J Martin

towards rear, ridden when some headway after 3 out, towards rear of midfield when fell 2 out

100/1

14

16th Jan 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

12:50 Punchestown

Self Inflicted Sid

11st 7lb

J: Peter Carberry

T: A J Martin

Well beaten on hurdles debut; had been useful on the Flat but probably one for handicaps down the line.

40/1

14th

10

27th Dec 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:05 Leopardstown

Self Inflicted Sid

11st 0lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: A J Martin

held up in rear

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Unplaced in six starts on Flat, three in Britain and three for Richard O'Brien; has never run on soft ground; unlikely to feature on first attempt over hurdles.

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0

1

26th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 5

13:35 Sedgefield

Uberrima Fides

12st 0lb

J: Daryl Jacob

T: S R B Crawford

raced wide, in touch with leaders, niggled along briefly before 4th

16/1

12th

11

(14)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Uberrima Fides

9st 4lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: S R B Crawford

midfield

6/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Moderate form on the Flat; tongue-tie on now; impossible to make a case for him.

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14th

8

(9)

9th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 4f 0y

20:15 Fairyhouse

Winterscape

9st 2lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Paul Nolan

Is 0-4 on the Flat, divided between turf and AW (tailed off in sole handicap over 1m4f at Dundalk); did make the frame in a maiden hurdle here in February (tailed off in latest hurdle) and all things considered he has a lot to prove; blinkers are new.

25/1

7th

7

6th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 0y

14:58 Cork

Winterscape

10st 12lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: Paul Nolan

towards rear but in touch with leaders, pushed along after 4 out, soon weakened, eased and detached from 3 out

12/1

6th

17

4th Mar 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Navan

Winterscape

11st 7lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

Left his previous form behind when 66-1 third of 12 at Fairyhouse last month; might have appreciated the better ground and looks like a big player if he can improve again.

6/1

Form: P

Last run: 52 days

W: 10st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Poor form in Britain after AW debut third; tailed off when 66-1 against two useful opponents in three-runner event at Bellewstown on first Irish start; struggled on hurdling debut at Down Royal.

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0

14

11th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:23 Gowran Park

Power To Love

11st 0lb

J: Cian Cullinan

T: Miss Katy Brown

led at fast pace, soon clear, mistake 2nd, 20 lengths ahead 3rd, not fluent and reduced lead 4 out, headed and weakened quickly before 3 out

200/1

10th

12

(9)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 4f 0y

15:07 Curragh

Power To Love

10st 13lb

J: Mr F J Gillen

T: Miss Katy Brown

towards rear, took keen hold and rapid headway and went second halfway, led over 4f out, headed 3f out, soon weakened

200/1

11th

2

(7)

18th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

17:25 Fairyhouse

Power To Love

9st 6lb

J: James Ryan

T: G A Kingston

Rated 40; off little break.

200/1

Form:

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Modest Flat form; needs to jump a lot better than on his hurdling debut at Navan; tongue-tie on now; stable has two more appealing candidates.

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13th

13

(21)

27th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 5f 0y

16:35 Navan

Secret Rock

9st 6lb

J: Ben Coen

T: A J Martin

Dual winner on the Flat and a winner over hurdles, most recently when a convincing winner of a 1m4f handicap at Dundalk in January; should go well.

8/1

4th

4

(12)

14th Feb 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

14:10 Dundalk (AW)

Secret Rock

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: A J Martin

dwelt start, held up in rear, headway when bit short of room 2f out, challenging over 1f out, no extra final 110yds

11/2

1st

3

(5)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Secret Rock

9st 13lb

J: Jake Coen

T: A J Martin

midfield on inner, headway and in touch with leaders over 2f out, went second over 1f out, pushed along to lead inside final furlong, ridden clear when hung left inside final 110yds

11/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Placed three times from nine starts for Hughie Morrison; fairly consistent this year, but rated a modest 60; up against it on Irish/hurdling debut.

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16th

11

26th Dec 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:45 Leopardstown

Showman

11st 2lb

J: Eamonn Fitzgerald

T: Peter Fahey

midfield

18/1

12th

9

17th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 87y

Class 3

16:05 Cheltenham

Showman

11st 3lb

J: Eamonn Fitzgerald

T: Peter Fahey

Looks more potent now over hurdles than on Flat, winning a maiden at Roscommon in September and beaten a head on handicap hurdle debut at Cork (again 2m on soft) 12 days ago; both were under claimer Eamonn Fitzgerald; better still looks on its way and he is one to note.

15/2

2nd

9

5th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:55 Cork

Showman

11st 5lb

J: Eamonn Fitzgerald

T: Peter Fahey

took keen hold, midfield, bumped rival 1st, headway before 3 out, disputed lead before 2 out, went clear with winner run-in, just held

6/1

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Payout
Exacta €62.00
Straight Forecast €58.00
Trifecta €224.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Tekao

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New Year Honours

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