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18:00 Dundalk (AW)

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  • 2m 0f 0y
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Runners: 17 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Mostly cloudy

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £8.60
  • Place: £2.90

Form: 33

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Ran well in one of his three bumper starts; definite chance on his two placings in 1m4f maidens at this venue since the start of the year.

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11th

2

10th May 2024

Good

2m 2f 165y

18:10 Downpatrick

Khadaash

11st 12lb

J: Dylan Kidd

T: John C McConnell

AW winner last year refused to race on comeback run at Dundalk in March; probably best watched on hurdles debut.

33/1

7

(13)

1st Mar 2024

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2m 0f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Khadaash

11st 9lb

J: Mr Finn Buckley

T: John C McConnell

Refused to race on his penultimate run last year and did practically the same when last seen over C&D in December; won this race last year but temperament issues make him a big doubt here.

50/1

14th

3

(15)

22nd Dec 2023

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2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Khadaash

9st 13lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

C&D winner in March before a good run at Lingfield but it was a poor comeback run and he refused to race here last time; risky.

20/1

10/1

  • Place: £3.70

Form: 4850-6 D

Last run: 44 days

W: 11st 10lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Ten-time winner over jumps; best known for a runaway success in the 2020 Troytown Chase at Navan, a performance prefaced by several good runs over staying trips on the Flat; unfancied and unplaced over C&D in January on AW debut.

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12th

12

(21)

2nd Aug 2023

Soft

2m 0f 110y

18:10 Galway

The Jam Man

9st 11lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: P J Rothwell

Much better known for his exploits as a ten-time jumps winner; only Flat success at York in 2020, others preferred at this stage of his career.

20/1

9th

4

(3)

23rd Jun 2023

Soft

2m 1f 0y

20:30 Limerick

The Jam Man

9st 10lb

J: James Ryan

T: P J Rothwell

Ten-time jumps winner, best known for his 2020 Troytown success; sole Flat win came over this trip at York in 2020, better of two runs for current yard on latest when fifth at Listowel under a positive ride; visor now tried; rider good value for his claim.

10/1

4/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 80-983 BF

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Finished runner-up in four maidens here last winter but not in the same form in handicaps until third on latest; running off 12lb lower than career-high.

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4th

3

(2)

29th Nov 2023

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2m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Elzaamsan

9st 11lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: M Halford & T Collins

Now 0-18 but has plenty of placed form at this venue and his yard is in excellent form; not beaten far in fourth over 1m4f here 12 days ago; finished third over C&D off 7lb higher in February.

100/30

4th

5

(11)

17th Nov 2023

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1m 4f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Elzaamsan

9st 11lb

J: Jake Coen

T: M Halford & T Collins

towards rear of midfield, headway towards near side 1f out, ran on well and went fourth post

9/2

Form: 439-32

Last run: 35 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Sole win came on turf but has gone close on AW, including on his last two starts; third over 1m6f at Killarney last August offers hope that 2m will provee within his range; strong contender.

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5th

7

(5)

13th Oct 2023

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1m 4f 0y

19:45 Dundalk (AW)

Burren Song

9st 5lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

Has improved plenty this year, winning three times, including over 1m2.5f here; 3rd in a Leopardstown Premier h'cap last time (several of these behind) and has a solid shout.

6/1

3rd

10

(8)

9th Sep 2023

Good

1m 4f 180y

17:05 Leopardstown

Burren Song

8st 12lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

prominent throughout, went second under 2f out, kept on until no extra and lost second towards finish

25/1

OUR TIP

Form: 5521-4 C

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Has settled in well with Joseph O'Brien, decisively landing a course 1m4f maiden from a subsequent winner in December; looked an awkward ride last time; well-bred filly should go close if staying 2m.

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4th

1

(5)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 6f 0y

18:20 Gowran Park

Dancing Tango

9st 5lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Ground-versatile, winning on good and AW before signing off last season by landing a 1m4f Listed race on soft; had previously shown a good standard of form on soft ground in two French raids, second at Clairefontaine in July, fourth at Saint-Cloud last month; Group 3-placed at Cork in between on soft-to-heavy; tongue-tie on now.

9/4

1st

2

(9)

15th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 3f 202y

15:25 Naas

Dancing Tango

9st 7lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

held up in rear, headway against far rail 4f out, midfield when switched right over 2f out, soon ridden, went fourth inside final furlong, ran on well to lead inside final 110yds, comfortably

5/1

3rd

2

(4)

18th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

17:52 Cork

Dancing Tango

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

held up in rear, stayed on from over 1f out, went third towards finish, not reach leaders

8/1

16/1

Form: 84016- D

Last run: 123 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Long-priced winner over this trip at Thurles on penultimate Flat start; pulled-up over hurdles last time; down the field behind Dartan in this race last year.

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11th

10

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:23 Cork

Three Comets

11st 4lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Luke Comer

Out of form on the Flat since last seen over hurdles a year ago, probably safe to rule out.

33/1

13th

4

(15)

23rd Feb 2024

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1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Three Comets

9st 13lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Luke Comer

Won over 2m at Thurles in 2022 but form last year on turf was poor; first AW run in nearly a year and hard to fancy.

20/1

18th

9

(8)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 6f 0y

16:07 Curragh

Three Comets

9st 9lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

dwelt start, towards rear throughout

66/1

10/1

Form: 15106- C

Last run: 98 days

W: 11st 11lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Three wins from nine starts at this venue; gained her first turf success in a 1m6f handicap at the Curragh last October; this may be further than ideal; jockey-booking a positive.

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3rd

6

(1)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 6f 0y

18:20 Gowran Park

Joupe

9st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Peter Lawlor

Sole win was off 72 in a Curragh handicap in 2022; career-best when 5l runner-up in this race last year; not disgraced as a 150-1 chance at Cork 12 days ago; another good run not out of the question, but she is the lowest-rated runner.

20/1

7th

9

(2)

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 4f 25y

14:50 Cork

Joupe

9st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Peter Lawlor

Sole win was off 72 in a Curragh handicap in 2022; not beaten far in this race last year and runner-up in a 1m6f Gowran Listed two weeks later but well beaten subsequently; others much more likely.

50/1

20th

25

(6)

24th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 165y

16:10 Curragh

Joupe

9st 3lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: Peter Lawlor

towards rear of midfield

100/1

Form: 52002-

Last run: 154 days

W: 12st 7lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Only success in Britain was over 7f at two; stays 1m4f but some stamina concerns; second reserve.

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2

12th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 0y

13:35 Killarney

March Law

11st 12lb

J: James Smith

T: Matthew J Smith

decent Flat handicapper when trained in UK but was regressive in three starts for this yard last year; best watched on return/hurdling debut.

25/1

14th

6

(16)

3rd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

March Law

9st 6lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Matthew J Smith

Shown little for this yard and tailed off here last time; return to this sort of trip might help but has been off another 80 days and others appeal more.

25/1

Form: 0/090-

Last run: 112 days

W: 11st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

A long time since he showed his best form on the Flat; has slumped in the ratings from a high of 104 (after a Listed win in 2019) to current 78; pulled-up in a chase on final 2022 start.

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10

(10)

29th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 6

15:35 Southwell (AW)

Still Standing

9st 1lb

J: Tyler Heard

T: Alexandra Dunn

Multiple turf winner, most recently in 2021; 0-11 on AW but has dropped a long way in the weights since the autumn and he's been running well enough over 1m4f of late to think he shouldn't be far away.

8/1

4th

6

(3)

2nd Apr 2024

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1m 4f 51y

Class 6

16:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

Still Standing

9st 2lb

J: Brandon Wilkie

T: Alexandra Dunn

Flat turf/hurdles winner who is 0-10 on the AW, but a fair effort when a staying-on third of nine in a 0-50 classified event over C&D last month; each-way possibilities again.

8/1

3rd

4

(2)

16th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Still Standing

9st 9lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: Alexandra Dunn

Multiple turf winner at up to 11.5f; unplaced in nine starts on AW; drops in grade but others preferred.

8/1

Form: 63255-

Last run: 219 days

W: 11st 11lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Winner on AW for Charlie Appleby; was tried over 1m6f on his final start in Britain and did not seem to get the trip; lacks a recent run.

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5th

5

(4)

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 6f 0y

15:05 Navan

Last Ammo

9st 5lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Richard John O’Brien

midfield, in touch with leaders 3f out, hung badly left from over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

10/1

Form: /9276-

Last run: 135 days

W: 10st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Flat and hurdles maiden with fair placed form in both spheres; has shown enough in staying handicaps to merit respect; first reserve.

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3

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

2m 1f 31y

19:20 Ballinrobe

Charlie Luciano

11st 12lb

J: Neil Ryan

T: Noel Meade

midfield, mistake and unseated 2nd

8/1

4th

14

(9)

5th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:50 Thurles

Charlie Luciano

9st 4lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Noel Meade

Has won four of his last six over hurdles, three of those gained since his last Flat run in June; now rated 129 over hurdles; should go close off 58, with 5lb claimed into again.

5/1

Form: 700-14 C

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Has won twice over 1m4f including at this venue; in good form lately; fair prospects if getting this trip.

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3rd

3

(5)

3rd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 4f 110y

17:30 Tipperary

French Company

10st 0lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: J G Coogan

midfield, headway from under 2f out, went third over 1f out, kept on towards finish

9/2

Form: 380-90

Last run: 35 days

W: 11st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Sole win came on AW for John Gosden; badly out of form on last four Dundalk appearances.

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13th

9

(2)

3rd Mar 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Travel On

11st 6lb

J: Miss A B O’Connor

T: Luke Comer

Sole win came on AW for John Gosden; badly out of form on last four Dundalk appearances.

33/1

12th

4

(11)

27th Jan 2023

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1m 2f 150y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Travel On

9st 11lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

Sole win came on AW for John Gosden; has shown glimpses of his old ability from time-to-time for this yard; however, hasn't beaten a rival on his last two starts; new headgear combination.

33/1

9th

7

(5)

18th Jan 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

Travel On

9st 1lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

towards rear, pushed along and outpaced 3f out, weakened from over 1f out

25/1

Form: 4443-0

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

Decent form overall for John Butler though won only once, a 1m3f contest on the AW at Kempton in 2021; hard to fancy after a poor run here on recent Irish debut.

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12th

17

(11)

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 0y

16:05 Navan

Limited Edition

8st 7lb

J: David Egan

T: Keith Henry Clarke

Sole win was on the AW in Britain back in 2021; has run well now and again at Dundalk but that's perhaps more his scene.

66/1

13th

15

(12)

15th Mar 2024

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1m 4f 0y

18:20 Dundalk (AW)

Limited Edition

8st 12lb

T: Keith Henry Clarke

First reserve; Kempton winner in the past but hasn't got near the frame in seven visits here over various trips; hard to fancy (1lb wrong).

Form: 337 BF

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 73

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7th

2

24th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

17:20 Bellewstown

Wrecking Ball Paul

11st 12lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: Paul Mulligan

led, soon clear, much reduced lead 3 out

13/2

14th

4

(4)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 4

13:30 Lingfield (AW)

Wrecking Ball Paul

9st 8lb

J: R M Mulligan

T: Paul Mulligan

Winning hurdler; restrained when winning over 1m2f at Dundalk last month but was gifted an easy lead over 2m there and never saw another rival, scoring by an unchallenged 15l (opposing jockeys handed bans for how the race unfolded); headstrong individual who is likely to try something similar here.

14/1

1st

8

(5)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Wrecking Ball Paul

11st 9lb

J: Mr K P Healy

T: Paul Mulligan

made virtually all, went clear when took keen hold after 2f, went further clear before halfway, reduced lead but going okay under 2f out, shaken up final 110yds, pushed out, comfortably

20/1

Form: 41-122 CD

Last run: 21 days

W: 12st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Won over 1m4f here in December; C&D winner three starts ago; more recently a good second to the rejuvenated Bowerman over 1m4f and beaten by a smart rival in a conditions event over this trip; stays well; big weight if making the line-up. third reserve.

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5th

1

(7)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:50 Dundalk (AW)

Firstman

10st 6lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: A J Martin

Won here over 1m4f in late 2022, hasn't run since good run in 1m6f Curragh handicap last June; inadequate trip and best watched.

12/1

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Dartan, Wrecking Ball Paul, Firstman

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Payout
Exacta €808.00
Straight Forecast €1261.50
Tricast €5158.10
Trifecta €839.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Burren Song

The Irish Sun:

Elzaamsan

POSTDATA:

Khadaash

RP Ratings (IRE):

Burren Song