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Fairyhouse Schooling Races Mares Maiden Hurdle

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  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 16 runners
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Fairyhouse Schooling Races Mares Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

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4/7 (Won)

  • Win: £1.10
  • Place: £1.02

Form: 22 BF

Last run: 42 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Smart performer on the Flat (beaten 1l in Irish Cesarewitch); turned over when favourite for both hurdle starts but still sets a solid standard.

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11

(30)

14th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

2m 2f 0y

Class 2

14:40 Newmarket

Lot Of Joy

9st 2lb

J: William Buick

T: W P Mullins

Her first British challenge saw a heavy defeat over hurdles at the Cheltenham Festival this March and she's not made a serious impact since, particularly on Flat; there was, however, a bold show from her in the Irish Cesarewitch at the Curragh (2m, yielding) last year.

22/1

11th

19

(3)

24th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 165y

16:10 Curragh

Lot Of Joy

9st 6lb

J: Ben Coen

T: W P Mullins

midfield

20/1

8th

5

(9)

12th Sep 2023

Yielding

1m 4f 42y

18:25 Galway

Lot Of Joy

9st 9lb

J: Ben Coen

T: W P Mullins

Versatile mare; ran twice here at the festival; sixth of 20 in the big amateur handicap; mid-division in the Galway Hurdle; would get 10lb from stablemate Echoes in Rain in a handicap.

14/1

17/2

  • Place: £2.60

Form: 52120

Last run: 69 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Off the mark at third attempt in bumpers and she was only narrowly denied back-to-back bumper wins; tailed off in a maiden hurdle on sole start over timber but she scoped dirty and it might be worth forgiving that.

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1st

1

9th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 115y

17:10 Tipperary

Cash The Cheque

11st 7lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Brendan Maurice Walsh

in touch with leaders, good jump and headway 3 out, pushed along and bit short of room before 2 out, ridden to lead approaching last, kept on well run-in

7/2

11th

8

16th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 120y

14:45 Navan

Cash The Cheque

11st 0lb

J: Miss A McGuinness

T: Anthony McCann

Generally a consistent sort but her handicap debut last month suggested she may need to come down in the weights; beaten 10l in a Flat maiden latest.

12/1

Form:

Last run: 43 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

1-3 in points; tailed off on Rules bow though and she's unlikely to be suited by this shorter trip; tongue-tie on.

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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

Form: 43520

Last run: 39 days

W: 10st 9lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

French winner but tailed off when 80-1 for a maiden hurdle at Punchestown in December.

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7th

12

8th Jul 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

20:00 Bellewstown

Mary Cassatt

10st 12lb

J: Mr A Harvey

T: John C McConnell

Clearcut winner of a 2m6f good-ground Killarney maiden and was bang there in a 3m1f handicap at Cartmel next time; running well and she's on the shortlist.

10/1

3rd

2

27th May 2023

Good

3m 1f 83y

Class 3

17:05 Cartmel

Mary Cassatt

12st 0lb

J: Mr Alex Harvey

T: John C McConnell

Close third in 16-runner Kilbeggan handicap (2m3f, good to yielding) last month and came clear in good style to win Killarney maiden (2m6f, good) by 6l 12 days ago; moves up in trip again today; could still have more improvement to come.

2/1

1st

9

15th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 6f 50y

16:55 Killarney

Mary Cassatt

10st 13lb

J: Mr A Harvey

T: John C McConnell

jumped right on occasions, midfield, headway when pushed along before 3 out, keeping on when ridden before 2 out, led before last, ran on

4/1

Form: 008

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Shown nothing in three runs since joining this yard; rated 82 on the Flat and may do better in this sphere at some stage.

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9th

12

(4)

13th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:45 Dundalk (AW)

Aurora Princess

8st 7lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Emmet Mullins

Five-time winner has run well in defeat over hurdles and Flat lately; just one (unplaced) AW run in her career; has a bit on from 2lb out of the handicap.

14/1

4th

5

24th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 4f 0y

17:20 Curragh

Aurora Princess

12st 1lb

J: Michael O’Neill

T: Emmet Mullins

Mare with fair hurdling form; ran well at Gowran off 78 latest; obvious sort.

2/1

3rd

8

(6)

16th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 100y

20:10 Gowran Park

Aurora Princess

8st 11lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Emmet Mullins

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, ducked right start

14/1

Form: 25-326

Last run: 52 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Placed in a maiden hurdle at Galway in October; distant second to Gaelic Warrior in a maiden hurdle at Tramore; only beat one home in a Listed novice subsequently but she ought to appreciate the drop back down in class here; should be in the mix.

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1st

4

5th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 145y

Class 4

14:25 Bangor-on-Dee

Littel Flour

11st 2lb

J: Patrick Wadge

T: Jennie Candlish

Two good runs for this yard, latterly at Newton Abbot (2m2f, good) succumbing to a hurdling newcomer who had won three times on the Flat in Germany; might be the answer.

5/4

2nd

9

22nd Aug 2023

Good

2m 2f 110y

Class 4

15:30 Newton Abbot

Littel Flour

10st 11lb

J: Dylan Johnston

T: Jennie Candlish

took keen hold, prominent, led 5 out, going best home turn

100/30

3rd

2

1st Aug 2023

Good

2m 0f 47y

Class 5

21:00 Perth

Littel Flour

11st 12lb

J: Miss Molly Landau

T: Jennie Candlish

0-11 over hurdles when trained in Ireland but her third at Tipperary (2m, good to yielding) in May was a good effort and she has possibilities if in similar form on this stable debut.

11/2

Form: P58

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Modest performer on the Flat these days and tailed off in two maiden hurdles so far.

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8th

10

13th Jun 2023

Good

2m 1f 133y

18:33 Sligo

Take My Hand

11st 6lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Michael Mulvany

took keen hold, prominent, went second before 2nd, hit 5th

12/1

6th

10

2nd Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 120y

18:50 Tramore

Take My Hand

10st 9lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Michael Mulvany

Four-time Flat winner; 0-8 over hurdles but has competitive form, including when second under a positive ride over C&D in April; Ballinrobe was nothing like so good but she's better than that.

10/1

7th

12

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 139y

17:48 Ballinrobe

Take My Hand

11st 7lb

J: Niall Moore

T: Michael Mulvany

Three-time Flat winner has run with credit in handicap hurdles, most recently second under a positive ride at Tramore; one to consider off just 1lb higher.

11/2

Form: 7-000

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Shown very little in four runs at big odds so far.

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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

Form: 00

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Modest Flat performer and shown nothing at huge odds in two starts over hurdles.

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2nd

10

3rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 175y

19:00 Tramore

Wendells Lass

11st 3lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

Best effort yet when beaten roughly 8l on handicap debut in February; needs to settle better and she's been off 97 days.

33/1

6th

9

26th Feb 2023

Yielding

1m 7f 109y

14:10 Naas

Wendells Lass

10st 4lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

Placed at a low level on Flat for Ed Dunlop; hard to draw encouragement from hurdles the form of her three maiden hurdle outings.

20/1

9th

16

8th Feb 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Wendells Lass

10st 1lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

Modest Flat performer and shown nothing at huge odds in two starts over hurdles.

150/1

Form:

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Tailed off when 100s here on debut 11 days ago; best watched.

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8th

6

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:50 Fairyhouse

Doyen For A Drink

11st 7lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Paul Nolan

Stepped up to this trip to good effect when runner-up in a Kilbeggan handicap last month; stable beginning to strike some good form and this one has a leading chance.

4/1

2nd

7

8th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:47 Kilbeggan

Doyen For A Drink

11st 6lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Paul Nolan

prominent, led narrowly 4 out, headed approaching last, kept on, no match for winner

5/1

Form: 70

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Beaten 26l on debut at Limerick; no progress when tailed off here a fortnight ago; may not want this sort of trip.

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6

11th Mar 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Gowran Park

Granos Girl

11st 7lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Gordon Elliott

Beaten a long way in bumper and twice in Fairyhouse mares' maiden hurdles over the winter; hard to fancy.

25/1

11th

11

8th Feb 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Granos Girl

10st 13lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Gordon Elliott

Beaten 26l on debut at Limerick; no progress when tailed off here a fortnight ago; may not want this sort of trip.

16/1

10th

9

25th Jan 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 110y

14:53 Fairyhouse

Granos Girl

11st 7lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Gordon Elliott

First foal; dam an unraced half-sister to high-class bumper/hurdle/chase winner Yorkhill; did not show much first time out in a bumper at Limerick.

16/1

Form:

Last run: 31 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

80-1 when tailed off for a maiden hurdle at Naas last month and was beaten a long way out.

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9th

12

21st Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:35 Limerick

Shes On Line

10st 6lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

Not a great deal of encouragement to be taken from her three runs over hurdles.

25/1

Form: 70060

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Tailed off in bumpers and has suffered the same fate over timber, although ran okay when sixth in Facile Vega's maiden hurdle here on her penultimate run; blinkers need to have dramatic effect.

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13th

8

8th Feb 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Cherry Red

10st 13lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: S Donohoe

Tailed off in bumpers and has suffered the same fate over timber, although ran okay when sixth in Facile Vega's maiden hurdle here on her penultimate run; blinkers need to have dramatic effect.

25/1

13th

3

21st Dec 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:07 Fairyhouse

Cherry Red

11st 5lb

J: Mr L P Shanahan

T: S Donohoe

Well-held in two bumpers and two maiden hurdles, albeit wasn't disgraced behind Facile Vega last time; best wait for handicap hurdles.

28/1

Form: U

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 9lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Rated 60 on the Flat; didn't jump well and eventually unseated when 150-1 for her hurdle bow last month; enough to prove.

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4

(11)

29th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 6

15:35 Southwell (AW)

Steps In The Sand

9st 8lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Cian Collins

In good form here of late, taking a late fifth of 14 over C&D before a sustained challenge took her to the front late on over 1m3f; was entering new territory upped to 2m at Wolverhampton on Saturday and it didn't come off but she's of more interest under these conditions.

7/2

Form: U0

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Ratled 73 on Flat but shown nothing in two hurdle starts.

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4

8th Feb 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Newgirlintown

11st 7lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Gerard O’Leary

Ratled 73 on Flat but shown nothing in two hurdle starts.

33/1

11th

5

25th Jan 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:23 Fairyhouse

Newgirlintown

11st 5lb

J: Gearoid Brouder

T: Gerard O’Leary

midfield, towards rear after 5th

25/1

2

17th Jan 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 164y

12:50 Clonmel

Newgirlintown

11st 7lb

J: Gearoid Brouder

T: Gerard O’Leary

led, headed when fell 2nd

6/1

Form: 6

Last run: 44 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

First reserve; point winner; sixth of nine when 15-8 at Limerick in December; may do better but has plenty to find.

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14

11th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 116y

14:10 Clonmel

Thegingrin

10st 13lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

pressed leader, lost second but prominent 5th, weakened before 2 out, no impression when fell last

9/2

3rd

6

28th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

13:00 Tramore

Thegingrin

10st 13lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

Winning pointer but her two runs under rules have been underwhelming; open to improvement when she jumps better but even then it's difficult to see her troubling Banprionsa on this occasion.

11/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Second reserve; El Savador mare; unraced dam out of German 7f 2yo winning half-sister to German 1m3f Group 2 winner/useful 2m hurdler Sweet Wake; tough ask for a newcomer.

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13

22nd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

14:40 Listowel

Sweet Bonnie

11st 3lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: J P Flavin

Modest form in maidens; no impression when 50-1 at Tramore in her first handicap.

25/1

14th

9

17th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 110y

19:49 Tramore

Sweet Bonnie

11st 5lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: J P Flavin

Local runner hard to make a case for now handicapping; cheekpieces.

33/1

Form: 80

Last run: 44 days

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Third reserve; has been dropped in at the deep end in two hurdle runs so far and struggled; best watched.

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6th

9

20th Apr 2023

Good

2m 0f 179y

Class 1

15:50 Cheltenham

Pink Fire Lilly

10st 10lb

J: Miss Laura Costello

T: John F O’Neill

0-10 on the Flat but left her previous hurdling form behind (two Graded races admittedly) when a close third behind Media Naranja at Limerick (2m, soft); has an 8lb pull on the winner and Laura Costello rides again; needs considering.

20/1

3rd

6

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:40 Limerick

Pink Fire Lilly

11st 0lb

J: Miss L Costello

T: John F O’Neill

in touch with leaders but towards rear, nudged along after 3 out, went fourth before 2 out, ran on well and went third run-in

33/1

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Prioritise, Thegingrin, Sweet Bonnie, Pink Fire Lilly

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Payout
Exacta €50.00
Straight Forecast €46.40
Trifecta €605.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Lot Of Joy

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Lot Of Joy

POSTDATA:

Lot Of Joy

The Irish Sun:

Lot Of Joy