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Soft To Heavy

Goggin Buckley Mares Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £6197.48
  • 2m 4f 0y
  • 18 runners
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Goggin Buckley Mares Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 20 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

2/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.20
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 1 C

Last run: 35 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Won her point impressively and ran out a very easy winner of a bumper on her track debut on the inside track here last month; step up in trip will suit and she looks the one to beat in a competitive heat.

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3rd

1

12th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 0y

14:10 Killarney

Shecouldbeanything

11st 7lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Gordon Elliott

raced in third behind clear leaders

6/4

12th

1

4th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 2f 0y

12:40 Leopardstown

Shecouldbeanything

11st 12lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

Four-time hurdle winner; last win came in a Listed handicap at Killarney in August before a fine run in defeat under a big weight at Listowel; found to have made a respiratory noise last time in a Listed hurdle at Punchestown, a race also contested by Broomfield Bijou; definite chance with tongue-tie fitted; good 5lb claimer.

8/1

4th

3

26th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 2f 40y

13:20 Punchestown

Shecouldbeanything

11st 1lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

Four-time hurdle winner, including three times at this level and once at this track; last win came in a Listed handicap at Killarney before a fine run in defeat under a big weight at Listowel; ground and trip versatile, so likely to go close with yard in great form.

15/8

6/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 2/225- BF

Last run: 296 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Went close in a Fairyhouse maiden hurdle in January and not seen since disappointing next time at Wexford in March; others more likely here.

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2nd

1

21st Jan 2024

Yielding

2m 4f 35y

13:05 Thurles

Hauturiere

11st 3lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

didn't always jump with fluency, raced in third, mistake 8th, ridden and went second on outer before last, pressed winner when switched right run-in, kept on but no match for winner

10/11

1st

2

27th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 6f 120y

13:27 Limerick

Hauturiere

10st 12lb

J: A P Heskin

T: W P Mullins

Has a few lengths to find with Harmonya Maker from their recent clash at Cork, but entitled to strip a good deal fitter from the run and with the former a little suspect in the jumping department, no surprise if she gets a lot closer today, and has already finished in front of her three times over hurdles; will make it interesting.

13/8

4th

2

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 160y

13:45 Cork

Hauturiere

10st 13lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

131-rated hurdler posted similar RPR when making winning chase debut at Killarney in May, coming off strong pace to win going away over 2m4f; not sure this drop in trip will play to her strengths although soft ground will make it a test.

7/2

16/1

  • Place: £3.50

Form: 242-20

Last run: 16 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 110

Form & Verdict

Consistent last season without any real hard luck stories, including when runner-up in this race; should strip fitter after her comeback effort at Cork two weeks ago but probably needs a test of stamina.

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2nd

5

15th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:55 Killarney

Emily Roebling

11st 3lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Gerard Kelleher

raced in second, led after 4 out, nudged along before 3 out, ridden and faced challenge before 2 out, headed after 2 out, kept on run-in, no match for winner

7/2

1st

4

31st Mar 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 150y

16:40 Wexford

Emily Roebling

11st 7lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Gerard Kelleher

prominent, headway and made challenge after 3 out, went second before 2 out, ridden and led narrowly last, faced strong challenge run-in, kept on well, just prevailed

7/2

2nd

4

5th Mar 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:10 Leopardstown

Emily Roebling

11st 7lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Gerard Kelleher

led, slow jump when headed and lost second 1st, went second after 2nd

100/30

Form: 2

Last run: 35 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Just run out of it by an odds-on favourite in a 2m maiden hurdle on the inside track here last month; should come on for that although this race looks a good bit tougher.

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3rd

8

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 1f 192y

13:55 Thurles

Walk With Paul

11st 7lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Martin Brassil

led, headed and raced in second after 3rd, led again halfway, clear 5 out, much reduced lead after 2 out, headed approaching last, soon no extra

9/4

3rd

9

27th Dec 2023

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

12:35 Leopardstown

Walk With Paul

11st 5lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Martin Brassil

took keen hold, held up in rear, not fluent 4th, headway after 4 out, no extra run-in

33/1

6th

12

24th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 110y

12:55 Fairyhouse

Walk With Paul

11st 5lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Martin Brassil

Won a 2m Limerick maiden hurdle by 12l in January; four decent runs in defeat in conditions races over hurdles before being given a break; rated 120 over hurdles, so should be able to pay her way over fences.

14/1

Form: 3

Last run: 30 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Bought for £370,000 after winning a point-to-point for Pat Doyle in March; very promising debut when third in a competitive maiden hurdle at Navan last month; well capable of winning in mares company.

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5th

15

18th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

12:55 Navan

Kudasheva

10st 13lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

Point winner; promise in maiden hurdles last season but well held at Tramore on last month's return and unlikely to be suited by return to this trip; tongue-tie on.

10/1

Form: 2-2 BF

Last run: 236 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Three-time point winner and second to a couple of decent mares in bumpers back in the spring; likely to make her mark over hurdles but this looks a very tough assignment on her hurdles debut.

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2nd

2

2nd Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 90y

16:58 Navan

Kates Hill

11st 12lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: J P Dempsey

Has really got her act together over fences in recent starts, going close at Naas before a beginners' success at Punchestown and hit the crossbar having been given too much to do back at that venue latest; clearly thriving and cheekpieces may eke out more.

11/8

2nd

5

5th Feb 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 6f 24y

13:50 Punchestown

Kates Hill

10st 2lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: J P Dempsey

prominent, steadied 2 out, soon outpaced and dropped to rear, ridden and switched left before 2 out, ran on well towards near side after last, went second final strides, just failed

5/2

1st

6

14th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 6f 148y

12:35 Punchestown

Kates Hill

11st 5lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: J P Dempsey

in touch with leaders, headway and challenging towards near side 2 out, soon ridden, led last, kept on well

2/1

Form: 4/7-

Last run: 598 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Ran twice in bumpers in 2021; debut at Ballinrobe better than subsequent Cork bumper run, though that was not without merit; may need this.

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11th

6

5th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 171y

Class 2

17:05 Musselburgh

Parvos

11st 4lb

J: Danny McMenamin

T: Sandy Thomson

Ex-Irish mare who was having only her third run for this yard when a comfortable winner at Sedgefield (2m1f, soft); that was only a Class 5 and she's 6lb higher, so probably needs a further jolt of improvement which is feasible.

11/2

1st

1

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 5

15:10 Sedgefield

Parvos

12st 0lb

J: Ryan Mania

T: Sandy Thomson

midfield

4/1

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Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Well beaten in a maiden point a year ago; looks up against it on her track debut.

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6

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 110y

17:40 Tramore

Shes So Glorious

11st 8lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: G Ahern

took keen hold, prominent early, midfield when mistake 8th, soon reminders and weakened, dropped to last and detached when pulled up before 3 out

12/1

16th

21

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:58 Cork

Shes So Glorious

10st 2lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: G Ahern

Six-race maiden; one of her better runs when sixth in a maiden hurdle at Listowel when last seen; off 185 days and makes handicap debut for new yard; low opening mark to worth with at least.

25/1

Form: F92-32

Last run: 33 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Limited but honest mare; mark of 92 is reflective of her ability and leaves her firmly up against it here.

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11th

12

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 180y

18:40 Tramore

Glorious Singer

10st 12lb

J: Ethan O’Sullivan

T: Ms M Flynn

A 27-race maiden who ran well over hurdles on penultimate; well held only chase start over C&D in January.

16/1

4th

6

10th Mar 2024

Heavy

3m 0f 0y

15:45 Limerick

Glorious Singer

11st 5lb

J: Ethan O’Sullivan

T: Ms M Flynn

A 24-race maiden who ran well off basement 80 mark last month but surprising if she featured here back in maiden.

14/1

Form: 00

Last run: 37 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Has not beaten a single rival in two starts and makes no appeal.

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10th

14

12th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Tramore

Catrionas Darling

10st 13lb

J: J J Slevin

T: James Daniel Dullea

Well beaten on all starts and can't be seriously fancied.

66/1

6th

8

3rd Oct 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 110y

16:10 Galway

Catrionas Darling

11st 5lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: James Daniel Dullea

Showed precious little in seven runs over hurdles and she's very opposable on this switch to fences.

100/1

13

16th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 4f 70y

15:25 Tramore

Catrionas Darling

11st 0lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: James Daniel Dullea

Shown nothing so far including in handicaps on her last two runs; pulled up a long way out last week.

40/1

Form: 6

Last run: 95 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Made some late headway on her debut in a Listowel bumper in September; should be worth following but this looks a little too daunting on her hurdles debut.

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6th

10

30th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 3f 93y

15:05 Punchestown

Millstream Lady

11st 0lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

held up in rear

14/1

2nd

6

10th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 60y

14:35 Limerick

Millstream Lady

10st 9lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

in touch with leaders, took keen hold and prominent 5th, went second 5 out, challenging before 2 out, lost position approaching last, rallied and went second towards finish, no match for winner

9/1

1st

10

28th Jan 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 116y

15:45 Naas

Millstream Lady

10st 12lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

prominent, dropped to midfield halfway, headway and in touch with leaders 4 out, went third last, ridden and ran on well to lead final 110yds, won going away

9/2

Form: 0-7

Last run: 16 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Not disgraced on her hurdles debut at Cork two weeks ago but up against it here.

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11

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:48 Ballinrobe

Autumn In The Park

11st 3lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Niall O’Flynn

disputed lead early, led clearly after 1st, mistake 4th, headed after 6th, dropped to midfield when reminder and weakened after 4 out, soon dropped to last and pulled up

22/1

12

21st Mar 2023

Heavy

2m 2f 112y

14:30 Clonmel

Autumn In The Park

11st 5lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Niall O’Flynn

Not disgraced in a Cork maiden hurdle in December nor at Punchestown in January last time; more needed but not dismissed.

20/1

9th

21

15th Jan 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:10 Punchestown

Autumn In The Park

11st 5lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Niall O’Flynn

prominent, led after 1st

150/1

Form: 7-0

Last run: 229 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

The first of her two bumper runs last season was respectable but well beaten second time; others preferred.

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13th

12

21st Apr 2024

Soft

1m 7f 110y

16:50 Tramore

Danesfort Mayfly

10st 9lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W J Lanigan

towards rear

50/1

10

22nd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 6f 16y

14:53 Thurles

Danesfort Mayfly

11st 2lb

J: Mr A P Ryan

T: W J Lanigan

Pulled up in last two starts including chase debut latest; hard to recommend on the back of that with first-time tongue-tie fitted.

10/1

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Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Point winner at Dromahane last month; faces a pretty stiff task on her track debut and best watched.

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9th

7

11th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:55 Cork

All About Lucy

11st 11lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

Point-to-point winner off the mark under rules in 2m3f maiden here a year ago but well held both starts afterwards; 2m6f possibly stretched her stamina on recent comeback run so not one to rule out back at 2m4f here on better ground.

12/1

3rd

4

19th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 91y

18:37 Ballinrobe

All About Lucy

11st 6lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

in touch with leaders, went third after 2 out, outpaced approaching last, weakened run-in, eased towards finish

9/1

9th

11

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 15y

14:45 Punchestown

All About Lucy

10st 9lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

Point-to-point winner off the mark under rules in 2m3f Cork maiden in April but soundly beaten later in month when much stiffer task in 2m Listed novice here at the festival; return to this trip should suit on handicap debut but lack of a recent run a possible negative.

14/1

Form: P

Last run: 180 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Pulled up on her sole run in a Tipperary maiden hurdle in June; makes little appeal.

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0

13

1st Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 6f 180y

15:35 Killarney

Nicoles Getaway

10st 7lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: Sean Aherne

Related to plenty of winners but poor form so far; 80s, tailed off on handicap bow at Galway; tongue-tie goes on.

33/1

14th

13

11th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 55y

17:05 Galway

Nicoles Getaway

11st 2lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Sean Aherne

Showed little in three maiden hurdles but could be a different proposition on handicap debut encountering faster ground.

25/1

10th

16

27th Jul 2023

Soft

2m 6f 0y

18:05 Limerick

Nicoles Getaway

11st 5lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Sean Aherne

No sign of ability in three maiden hurdle runs; look elsewhere.

200/1

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Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Owner-bred newcomer by Mahler; only sibling to race so far is bumper/2m hurdle winner Aeglos (peak RPR of 129); dam unraced sister to maiden point winner Red Mimi out of modest 2m-2m6f hurdle winner; one of two runners for local trainer; may need experience.

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14th

13

31st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:32 Limerick

Sapphire Grace

11st 7lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: E McNamara

Struggling from five out when pulled-up on debut in a 2m4f maiden here five weeks ago.

50/1

15

27th Dec 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:04 Limerick

Sapphire Grace

10st 13lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: E McNamara

always towards rear, became detached 5 out, pulled up after 3 out

100/1

18

23rd Oct 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:15 Limerick

Sapphire Grace

11st 4lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: E McNamara

Owner-bred newcomer by Mahler; only sibling to race so far is bumper/2m hurdle winner Aeglos (peak RPR of 129); dam unraced sister to maiden point winner Red Mimi out of modest 2m-2m6f hurdle winner; one of two runners for local trainer; may need experience.

40/1

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Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Pulled up in a pair of point-to-points in March; a rank outsider here on her track debut.

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8th

11

14th Apr 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 1f 98y

16:50 Ballinrobe

Skipinyourstep

10st 13lb

J: Diarmuid Moloney

T: Richard James Daniels

Two starts in points, two maiden hurdle outings, yet to complete the course; blinkered now.

100/1

10

4th Mar 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Navan

Skipinyourstep

11st 7lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Richard James Daniels

Pulled up in both point starts and was 250-1 when suffering the same fate on Rules bow latest.

150/1

17

27th Dec 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:04 Limerick

Skipinyourstep

10st 13lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Richard James Daniels

led narrowly, headed and weakened quickly before 3 out, mistake 3 out, pulled up before 2 out

200/1

OUR TIP

Form: 0-

Last run: 365 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

First reserve; completely tailed off in Leopardstown bumper last Christmas for Tom Hogan; yard and hurdles debut.

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19

27th Dec 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:04 Limerick

Leontine

10st 13lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: P F O’Donnell

First reserve; completely tailed off in Leopardstown bumper last Christmas for Tom Hogan; yard and hurdles debut.

12th

13

27th Dec 2021

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:30 Leopardstown

Leontine

11st 9lb

J: Mr J L Gleeson

T: T Hogan

First foal; dam 2m Flat (RPR 63)/useful 2m hurdle winner, half-sister to winning hurdler Titus Bolt; can only be watched in a bumper of this nature.

50/1

Form: 30-P9P

Last run: 210 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; rated 80 and generally poor performer; makes no appeal.

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7

9th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

2m 6f 169y

20:30 Clonmel

Cornhill Lass

11st 0lb

J: Richard Condon

T: E Sheehy

towards rear, mistake 4th, detached 8th, jumped left 9th, pulled up before 5 out

25/1

9th

11

31st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

12:25 Limerick

Cornhill Lass

10st 6lb

J: Alan King

T: J G Murray

Showed some ability for Tom Mullins without winning; impossible to fancy on current form; pulled-up in two outings this month, and in two of her three 2022 appearances.

50/1

8

7th Jan 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

13:37 Cork

Cornhill Lass

11st 5lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: J G Murray

Showed some ability without winning for Tom Mullins but has shown nothing for some time; makes little appeal.

66/1

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Non-runners

Knockanard Lady, Cornhill Lass

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Payout
Exacta €136.00
Straight Forecast €115.00
Trifecta €825.00

Selections

TOPSPEED:

Knockanard Lady

SPOTLIGHT:

Shecouldbeanything

The Irish Sun:

Kudasheva

RP Ratings (IRE):

Emily Roebling

POSTDATA:

Knockanard Lady