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Anna Gannon 90th Birthday Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 2m 4f 23y
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Anna Gannon 90th Birthday Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 28 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £15.90
  • Place: £3.00

Form: F11493 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Won back-to-back over fences earlier this winter and returned to form over hurdles when third of 25 at Navan 13 days ago; nudged up 2lb but still rated much higher over fences and he's one for the shortlist.

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6th

8

9th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:55 Gowran Park

Happy Dreams

10st 13lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Michael J McDonagh

Four-time chase winner; career best in Listed handicap at Limerick over Christmas; didn't build on that at Naas in January and disappointing favourite over timber since; vulnerable back down in trip.

25/1

6th

9

7th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 165y

16:30 Fairyhouse

Happy Dreams

11st 6lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Michael J McDonagh

Made it 4-10 over fences at Limerick in December and didn't run badly when seventh at Naas since; should go well from his lower hurdle mark.

12/1

7th

8

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:12 Naas

Happy Dreams

11st 3lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Michael J McDonagh

Switched between hurdling and chasing with some success last season; same again this season; twice placed over hurdles before winning the valuable Tim Duggan Memorial over an extended 2m3f at Limerick; 2m probably too short for him, even at this stiff track.

10/1

8/1

  • Place: £4.40

Form: P8-355

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Seven-race maiden and left his previous form behind when fifth of 22 on handicap debut over a similar trip to this at Punchestown last month; same mark and ought to go well if he handles the quicker ground.

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6

10th Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 1f 110y

16:55 Limerick

Wee Charlie

10st 11lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Thomas Gibney

towards rear

5/1

OUR TIP

6/1

  • Place: £2.30

Form: 8004

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Showed very little in maiden hurdles but major improvement when fourth of 16 on handicap debut at Naas a fortnight ago; shaped like this longer trip would suit and only nudged up 1lb.

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7th

4

11th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 9y

12:25 Clonmel

Jump The Shark

11st 5lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Gavin Cromwell

Went close in a 2m4f handicap hurdle at Cork from a mark of 101 last year; ran well on other occasions too; however, his form in beginners' chases has been dismal; trainer has a much more obvious candidate in Money Heist, though if the market points in his direction, he would have to enter calculations.

6/1

7th

3

16th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 110y

12:00 Fairyhouse

Jump The Shark

11st 12lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

midfield

20/1

10th

7

2nd Dec 2023

Soft

2m 5f 110y

11:45 Fairyhouse

Jump The Shark

11st 12lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

Limited enough hurdler gathering more experience over fences here but owner's third-choice here.

66/1

12/1

  • Place: £9.70

Form: 243408

Last run: 39 days

W: 11st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

16-race maiden and showed nothing on his yard debut last month; feasibly treated on the pick of his placed form from last year and his best efforts have come over this trip on good ground.

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9th

6

16th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 70y

16:25 Naas

Early Arrival

11st 10lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: James M Barcoe

Strike-rate of 1-31 sets the alarm bells ringing but he went close in a huge field over C&D 12 days ago and will surely be on the scene if he can repeat that form.

4/1

2nd

25

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Early Arrival

11st 1lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: James M Barcoe

1-30 under rules and wasn't in any sort of form when last seen; off 128 days.

100/1

10th

2

28th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

14:00 Tramore

Early Arrival

11st 11lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: James M Barcoe

1-19 over hurdles, 0-10 over fences; has been alternating between hurdling and chasing since course hurdles win in April; jumping has been untidy in two Punchestown outings lately.

14/1

Form: 38-805 BF

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Nine-race maiden; third in a C&D handicap last season but has generally struggled since, including back here latest; blinkers on.

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5th

16

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:00 Fairyhouse

Chosen Diamond

10st 1lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Edward Cawley

Experienced 8yo won a Naas novice handicap chase in November and good efforts in 2m4f Navan handicap hurdles including clear second to an improver earlier this month; dropped out tamely over fences at Limerick eight days later however; definite chance on best form with trip/ground to suit.

9/1

7

10th Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 1f 110y

16:55 Limerick

Chosen Diamond

10st 10lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Edward Cawley

prominent, soon went third

3/1

2nd

9

2nd Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:40 Navan

Chosen Diamond

10st 6lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Edward Cawley

in touch with leaders, headway and prominent after 4 out, challenging when raced wide 2 out, led but faced challenge before last, ridden and headed run-in, no match for winner

3/1

Form: 000080

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 11lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Becoming well treated on old form but hasn't shown enough in a trio of runs for this yard.

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0

3

11th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 9y

12:25 Clonmel

Young Fitzy

11st 10lb

J: Robbie Geoghegan

T: Norman Lee

Has been running quite creditably off his lower hurdles mark, placed twice at Limerick in recent months; potentially interesting on only his second run over fences, coming just over two years since he won a beginners' event at Tramore.

11/2

3rd

6

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

15:42 Limerick

Young Fitzy

11st 3lb

J: Robbie Geoghegan

T: Norman Lee

Only faded in the closing stages when sixth of 17-runners at Naas, that on the back of a good third over the minimum trip here in November; stays the extra yardage well enough but exposed and remains that bit vulnerable.

11/2

6th

5

14th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:55 Naas

Young Fitzy

12st 3lb

J: Mr R James

T: Norman Lee

Dual hurdle winner has also won over fences; dropped in the weights this year and a decent run in cheekpieces last time at Limerick; headgear surprisingly left off today but go well with a repeat.

5/1

13/2

Form: 00072

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Flat winner on the continent and starting to come good over hurdles of late; only found one too good at Naas a fortnight ago and should be in the mix if he stays this trip.

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9th

7

14th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:15 Down Royal

Falvio

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: C A McBratney

Three Flat wins but has been poor over hurdles last number of starts and can't be fancied on chasing debut.

100/1

12th

2

21st Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 41y

16:25 Punchestown

Falvio

12st 0lb

J: A P Heskin

T: C A McBratney

Two Flat wins and twice placed over hurdles for Tony Martin, including a good run over 2m4f at Naas last March; modest form in three starts for this stable so far.

25/1

Form: 238979

Last run: 27 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Placed in bumpers; tailed off in four maiden hurdle starts; workable mark for handicap debut if he gets back to the level of his bumper form.

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4th

16

20th Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 0y

17:50 Kilbeggan

Ringsend John

11st 6lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Thomas Cooper

in touch with leaders on inner, headway and prominent 2 out, pushed along and outpaced approaching last, no extra run-in

16/1

14

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 2f 190y

16:17 Naas

Ringsend John

11st 7lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Thomas Cooper

Promise in bumpers; tailed off in trio of maiden hurdles; low-key handicap debut latest and probably best watched for now.

66/1

8th

8

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Ringsend John

11st 8lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: Thomas Cooper

towards rear, not fluent on outer 3 out, soon shaken up, pushed along when not fluent 2 out, soon outpaced, rallied and kept on run-in

12/1

33/1

Form: 77-000

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Minor promise in a maiden hurdle last season but really struggled since including handicap debut 13 days ago.

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5th

10

23rd Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 7f 100y

16:33 Navan

Brucejack

10st 5lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: P A Fahy

Hit with 14lb rise for 2m6f Ballinrobe handicap hurdle win last season; switched to fences on returning in September; has shown a fair standard of form in beginners' chases; second in an ordinary contest at Thurles last time; this looks demanding for handicap debut

14/1

2nd

2

5th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 4f 176y

14:40 Thurles

Brucejack

11st 12lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: P A Fahy

midfield, headway and prominent 3 out, briefly led from 2 out, kept on but no match for winner

6/1

4th

2

14th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 6f 148y

12:35 Punchestown

Brucejack

11st 12lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: P A Fahy

held up in last, headway on near side of group 4 out, briefly went second before 3 out, kept on but no impression run-in

10/1

Form: 7F-0F

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Runner-up in a point in November; shown nothing in two runs under Rules since and fell early on yard debut latest.

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1st

8

10th Mar 2024

Soft

1m 7f 116y

14:52 Naas

Quornofamonday

11st 4lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: J P Dempsey

raced in second 2nd

8/1

9th

4

29th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Punchestown

Quornofamonday

11st 12lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: J P Dempsey

Up 7lb in total for solid placed efforts in last three handicaps (2m/2m4f), favourite each time; goes well through his races, slight stamina query stepping back up to this trip but should be thereabouts.

3/1

Form: -00908

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 3lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Seven-race maiden; promise in bumpers in Britain last season but struggled over hurdles since, including back up in trip latest.

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Verdict Starting price

10th

2

23rd May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 80y

17:20 Punchestown

Bella Union

11st 8lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: John C McConnell

Early promise in bumpers; struggling over hurdles - in handicaps on last three starts - but conditions should be a positive for one who can take a keen hold; not dismissed.

5/1

5

11th May 2023

Soft

2m 3f 25y

19:18 Clonmel

Bella Union

11st 8lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: John C McConnell

Early promise in bumpers but continues to struggle over hurdles, in handicaps on last three starts; may want better ground.

16

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 180y

17:40 Downpatrick

Bella Union

11st 1lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: John C McConnell

Reserve; early promise in bumpers but continues to struggle over hurdles, in handicaps on last three starts.

Form: 0007

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Modest form in points and similar story under Rules so far; handicap debut up in trip.

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1st

7

30th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 61y

Class 4

17:25 Carlisle

Master Breffni

11st 0lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Micky Hammond

Ex-Irish maiden; has fallen in two of his four runs for this yard (all over fences) but was in front when crashing out two from home at Catterick last time; 3lb rise annoying but still on a good mark for this return to hurdling.

5/1

3

6th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 51y

Class 5

14:45 Catterick

Master Breffni

11st 7lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Micky Hammond

Ex-Irish maiden whose best effort for current stable came over C&D (soft) on penultimate start; ties in with Kings Justice on that form; could go well returned to this scenario.

9/1

4th

5

15th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 75y

Class 5

15:25 Newcastle

Master Breffni

11st 4lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Micky Hammond

held up in rear, outpaced and pushed along before 4 out, soon lost touch

12/1

Form: 0500

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Didn't show a great deal in maiden hurdles and was tailed off on handicap debut last month; pedigree suggests this new trip will suit and he's one for the shortlist, particularly if there's market support.

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13th

2

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

After The Roar

11st 11lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Emmet Mullins

in rear, shaken up after 7th, pushed along and held before 2 out

5/1

18th

6

26th Jan 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:05 Gowran Park

After The Roar

11st 12lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Emmet Mullins

Has come up against some smart types in three qualifying maiden runs, much the best being Cork fifth to Irish Point; potential improver now switched to handicaps.

7/1

17th

1

26th Dec 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:00 Leopardstown

After The Roar

11st 7lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Emmet Mullins

Took a step forward on latest of two runs in Cork maidens in November but lots more likely required here.

50/1

Form: 167002 D

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

Handicap hurdle winner in November at Limerick (2m5f, soft); bounced back from some lesser efforts when beaten half a length on chase debut earlier this month; might be able to build on that back over hurdles.

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16th

20

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Chainofconsequence

11st 5lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Michael J McDonagh

In good form over fences earlier this season but tailed off last three starts; needs to bounce back from same hurdle mark here.

40/1

9th

11

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 74y

15:05 Thurles

Chainofconsequence

11st 0lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Michael J McDonagh

prominent, went third after 2nd

10/1

8th

8

15th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 82y

16:05 Clonmel

Chainofconsequence

10st 11lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Michael J McDonagh

Off the mark chasing in 2m2f Limerick handicap at Christmas before decent C&D third off today's mark; reported coughing after below-par Fairyhouse effort on latest so could well bounce back here.

11/2

Form: 00904

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Tailed off in trio of maiden hurdles and on handicap debut on his penultimate start but showed this sort of mark might be workable when stepped up to 3m Punchestown last month (4th of 20); the intermediate trip may help and not ruled out.

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13th

11

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 7f 130y

16:52 Naas

Morrie In D Quarry

11st 6lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Seven-race maiden but it was an encouraging run when third of 18 in a handicap hurdle at Limerick earlier this month; eased 1lb and could be a big player with cheekpieces fitted for the first time.

5/1

3rd

8

12th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 6f 0y

14:50 Limerick

Morrie In D Quarry

11st 7lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: Ross O’Sullivan

in touch with leaders

14/1

15th

16

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Morrie In D Quarry

11st 3lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Ross O’Sullivan

midfield, mistake 3 out, soon shaken up, eased before 2 out

14/1

Form: 2224-6

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Won from 7lb lower a couple of seasons ago and hit the crossbar in a trio of handicap hurdles at Downpatrick last season; missed all of 2022 and beaten 25l on recent return; on a fair mark if he comes on for that and bounces back.

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2nd

8

15th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 2f 193y

15:30 Clonmel

Natural Breeze

11st 6lb

J: Mr J Dunne

T: P J Rothwell

soon disputed lead, led 1st, headed after 2 out (usual 3 out), disputing second before straight, soon ridden, kept on but no match for winner, finished tired

7/1

Form: 693-00

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict

Distant third in a Wexford bumper last season; missed all 2022 and struggled in two runs since; needs to improve on handicap debut.

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2nd

5

16th Dec 2023

Soft

3m 1f 56y

Class 3

12:40 Cheltenham

Midnight Our Fred

10st 5lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: J P Flavin

prominent, pressed leaders after 3 out, led 2 out, ridden after last, headed run-in, stayed on

9/1

Form: 0405

Last run: 31 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Showed a bit in her second maiden hurdle start and bounced back to that level of form when fifth of 16 on handicap debut here last month; jumping needs to improve but still early days and may do better.

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1st

10

9th Apr 2023

Yielding

3m 0f 80y

16:40 Cork

Elsannah

11st 0lb

J: Ian Power

T: Shane Crawley

prominent in chasing group

12/1

1st

5

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 7f 130y

16:52 Naas

Elsannah

11st 10lb

J: Ian Power

T: Shane Crawley

midfield, headway before 4 out, joined leader going okay when not fluent 2 out, soon pushed along to lead, went clear approaching last, ridden out

7/1

5th

4

12th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 6f 0y

14:50 Limerick

Elsannah

11st 11lb

J: Ian Power

T: Shane Crawley

midfield

20/1

Form: 957960

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 4lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Maiden hurdle winner back in February 2020 but hasn't won since and hard to fancy on what he's done in recent starts; tailed off at Clonmel last week.

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7th

7

1st Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

14:30 Killarney

Elusive Rebeldom

11st 2lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Thomas Cooper

Won maiden on heavy and decent fifth in this last year but didn't do much after and been off seven months.

14/1

12

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Elusive Rebeldom

11st 4lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Thomas Cooper

led, headed 6th, ridden and lost ground before 3 out, soon dropped to rear, pulled up after 3 out

25/1

12th

3

16th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

15:25 Clonmel

Elusive Rebeldom

11st 11lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Thomas Cooper

Good enough to win a Punchestown maiden hurdle for Debbie Hartnett three years ago; has run okay in a couple of handicap hurdles for his current stable.

14/1

Form: 610-66

Last run: 256 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Left his previous form behind when winning a handicap hurdle at Naas last season; couldn't build on that in three subsequent runs last year and has been off 256 days; new yard.

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12

3rd Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:25 Leopardstown

Tuckmill

10st 12lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Peter Fahey

Both wins have come at Naas on better ground than what he will get here; latest win came on seasonal reappearance in December and slight concern he's not been seen since; 5lb higher and likely to need progress.

6/1

1st

7

14th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:20 Naas

Tuckmill

11st 13lb

J: Mr R A Jackson

T: Peter Fahey

Sole win came in a C&D handicap in 2022 but struggled off higher marks after; broke blood vessels when last seen in February; best watched on return unless strong in the market.

16/1

13

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Tuckmill

11st 4lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Peter Fahey

in touch with leaders, not fluent 7th, pushed along and well behind after 3 out, soon pulled up

33/1

Form: 0000-0

Last run: 88 days

W: 11st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Tailed off all five starts so far including handicap debut when making his return last time; jumping needs to improve and he's been off another three months.

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7th

10

14th Apr 2024

Yielding

3m 2f 50y

17:25 Down Royal

Danny The Fence

10st 9lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Karl Thornton

Not bad runs lately over hurdles; however, was well-held on handicap chase debut in November and others are preferred.

25/1

Form: 790-0P

Last run: 79 days

W: 11st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Eight-race maiden; struggled both handicap starts; new yard.

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20

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Mister Rocket Man

11st 1lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Patrick J F Hassett

prominent, not fluent 3 out, pushed along and weakened before 2 out, in rear when mistake 2 out, soon pulled up

66/1

5

8th Dec 2022

Soft

2m 3f 14y

14:15 Clonmel

Mister Rocket Man

11st 9lb

J: G B Noonan

T: N F Glynn

in touch with leaders, prominent after 3rd, not fluent 7th, mistake and weakened quickly 4 out, became detached after 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

33/1

12th

5

14th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 20y

19:00 Roscommon

Mister Rocket Man

11st 11lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: E McNamara

in rear throughout, detached early, well behind when not fluent 5th, pushed along and struggling after 6th, no impression when jumped left and ridden 3 out

25/1

Form: 09-9B

Last run: 180 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Maiden under both codes and brought down at the opening flight when last seen six months ago; best watched for now.

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24

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Nailed Down

10st 13lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: V C Ward

in rear, headway when mistake 7th, soon ridden and got behind, pulled up before 3 out

66/1

16

29th Aug 2022

Good

2m 2f 165y

13:50 Downpatrick

Nailed Down

11st 5lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: V C Ward

midfield, brought down 1st

10th

11

(9)

25th Aug 2022

Good

1m 6f 0y

17:15 Navan

Nailed Down

8st 12lb

J: Mark Enright

T: V C Ward

towards rear, headway into midfield over 2f out, ridden and weakened final furlong

33/1

Form: 509P BF

Last run: 26 days

W: 10st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Only very minor promise in maiden hurdles and he was pulled up on handicap debut last month; tongue-tie on.

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2

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 70y

17:08 Cork

Scarbrook

12st 1lb

J: Mr Paddy Barlow

T: Paul Nolan

midfield on inner, in touch with leaders after 3rd, weakened and pulled up before 3 out

3/1

1st

7

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 88y

16:15 Thurles

Scarbrook

11st 10lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Paul Nolan

Not far behind Zarak The Brave in a juvenile maiden hurdle last season but failed to improve on that; off for a year and debuts here for Paul Nolan; worth a market check up in trip.

14/1

Form: 7/9P-0

Last run: 289 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

First reserve; shown nothing in seven runs under Rules so far.

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4th

16

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Champagne Rebel

10st 13lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Sean Aherne

Lightly raced sort; has never shown winning potential; absent since pulled up at Clonmel over a year ago; can only be watched.

33/1

Form: 8-800

Last run: 41 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; shown very little in points and under Rules so far; handicap debut.

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27

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

Kandoit

10st 13lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: C A McBratney

took keen hold, towards rear, in touch with leaders when not fluent 4th, ridden and held when fell 2 out

17

22nd Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 100y

16:35 Punchestown

Kandoit

11st 5lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: C A McBratney

10th

23

15th Jan 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:10 Punchestown

Kandoit

11st 12lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: C A McBratney

First reserve; hasn't shown enough in points or under Rules so far; plenty to find.

Form: 946860

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 13lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; 0-19 under Rules and struggling this winter.

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9

21st Mar 2023

Heavy

2m 2f 112y

13:55 Clonmel

Four Horsemen

10st 10lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Karl Thornton

20-race maiden; beaten when falling two out in a Limerick handicap chase nine days ago; others preferred.

50/1

12

12th Mar 2023

Soft

3m 0f 120y

16:35 Limerick

Four Horsemen

10st 0lb

J: Corey McGivern

T: Karl Thornton

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders 5th

33/1

17

2nd Mar 2023

Soft

2m 7f 0y

14:40 Clonmel

Four Horsemen

11st 6lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: Karl Thornton

Third reserve; 0-19 under Rules and struggling this winter.

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Non-runners

Breezy Bell, Champagne Rebel, Four Horsemen

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Payout
Exacta €1571.00
Straight Forecast €1996.80
Tricast €7551.20
Trifecta €5894.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Scarbrook

The Irish Sun:

Jump The Shark

POSTDATA:

Falvio

SPOTLIGHT:

Happy Dreams

TOPSPEED:

Scarbrook