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Eoin O’Gorman Solicitors, Wexford Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 2m 4f 0y
  • 17 runners
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Eoin O’Gorman Solicitors, Wexford Handicap Chase

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

40/1 (Won)

  • Win: £34.80
  • Place: £6.30

Form: U4-4PP

Last run: 66 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Has failed to complete in four of her last five starts and probably needs 3m.

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12

10th May 2024

Good

2m 7f 150y

19:55 Downpatrick

Ocean Legacy

11st 0lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

prominent

20/1

10th

15

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 6f 0y

15:40 Down Royal

Ocean Legacy

10st 13lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Dual chase winner is 0-11 over hurdles and pulled-up last time; a minor chance if at his best back after a break.

40/1

  • Place: £7.70

Form: 98P778

Last run: 19 days

W: 10st 9lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; won three points but 0-11 under Rules; struggled in recent times; tongue-tie tried.

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6th

11

7th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 61y

Class 4

14:05 Carlisle

So Ladylike

10st 2lb

J: Miss Natasha Cookson

T: N W Alexander

0-17 now and was well below par when last seen over fences/hurdles in early summer for Colin McBratney; needs this yard switch to spark major improvement.

25/1

6th

12

2nd Jun 2023

Good

2m 7f 70y

20:00 Down Royal

So Ladylike

11st 5lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: C A McBratney

Won three points but is 0-16 under Rules and she was pulled up when beaten at Cartmel last week; her Rules form suggests she's more effective over shorter trips than this and others look more likely.

14/1

20/1

  • Place: £7.90

Form: 457060

Last run: 11 days

W: 11st 5lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Won handicap chase at Tramore last season but seems to have lost his way over both hurdles and fences of late; not getting any younger.

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8th

5

28th Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 55y

16:55 Downpatrick

Caridadi

11st 4lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: J Morrison

Pulled-up with slipped saddle in Kilbeggan race won by Seskin Flyer; ended last season with a good run, a staying-on third over 2m4f at Wexford; sole chase win was gained off a 2lb higher mark at Tramore this month two years ago.

10/1

0

5

21st Jul 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 0y

20:30 Kilbeggan

Caridadi

11st 3lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: J Morrison

midfield, pulled up before 4th

7/1

3rd

7

5th Mar 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:35 Wexford

Caridadi

11st 5lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: J Morrison

towards rear

20/1

5/1

  • Place: £1.20

Form: 745P35 BF

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 5lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

17-race maiden but has looked like he might have one in him over fences; not beaten far in his last couple of starts, both over this trip at Down Royal and could improve for the quicker ground here.

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5th

3

23rd Jan 2024

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 100y

15:30 Down Royal

Finnians Row

11st 9lb

J: Michael J Molloy

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Experienced chaser; won a 2m2f beginners' chase at Downpatrick in September; went up 12lb for that and managed a fair third in a handicap at Tramore the following month; effectively lost his chance with a bad mistake three out over C&D four weeks ago.

12/1

9th

7

26th Dec 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

13:58 Down Royal

Finnians Row

11st 4lb

J: Michael J Molloy

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Shock winner at expense of subsequent maiden winner at Downpatrick but placed off 12lb higher at Tramore; tame enough effort since suggests he's vulnerable.

16/1

Form: 08P9PP

Last run: 48 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Placed in points but has finished either pulled up or tailed off in all her Rules starts; cheekpieces on.

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14

20th Jun 2023

Good

3m 1f 70y

17:17 Wexford

Shamror Lass

10st 9lb

J: E Walsh

T: Miss Denise Marie O’Shea

towards rear, pushed along briefly after 6th, reminders after 9th, ridden after 11th, weakened and pulled up after 12th

20/1

8th

14

25th May 2023

Good

2m 6f 160y

20:00 Limerick

Shamror Lass

10st 4lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Miss Denise Marie O’Shea

Maiden under all codes; ran alright in first-time cheekpieces at Wexford last time; chance if the headgear works again today.

16/1

Form: -596PP

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 9lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

First reserve; point winner but pulled up in both chase runs.

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0

12

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 112y

14:15 Thurles

Agirlcalledchloe

10st 4lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

Has hit the crossbar in three of her last four starts, although was a bit below form when a distant second at Sligo latest; needs more to get her head in front in this field but solid place contender.

5/1

Form: 5-0P30

Last run: 66 days

W: 11st 6lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; 12-race maiden; good run over hurdles on penultimate start; probably best watched on chase debut; new yard.

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7th

2

30th May 2023

Good

2m 6f 13y

20:00 Ballinrobe

Bugscuffle

11st 10lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: Andrew McNamara

None too consistent but he came good over 2m5f here four weeks ago (good to yielding) and the runner-up could frank that form in the opening division of this race; 7lb higher.

9/2

1st

12

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:48 Ballinrobe

Bugscuffle

11st 3lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: Andrew McNamara

midfield, headway after 4 out, joined leaders after 2 out, led narrowly before last, ridden and kept on well run-in

9/1

3rd

8

17th Mar 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:30 Down Royal

Bugscuffle

11st 4lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: Andrew McNamara

led, headed but prominent before 1st, led again before 3 out, not fluent and headed 2 out, no extra approaching last

6/1

Form: P/P889

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 4lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

1-15 in points; 0-5 under Rules; hasn't managed to get competitive in recent handicap chases including when tailed off behind Added Bonus last month but should appreciate the return to further at least; cheekpieces on.

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4th

9

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 112y

14:15 Thurles

General Ryan

10st 13lb

J: Ciaran O’Shea

T: G Ahern

Point winner; not always fluent over fences, as seen when making a bad mistake at the last at Tramore in August and unseated on his previous two outings; 5lb rise probably isn't an issue and this ground is fine but needs to jump better.

5/1

2nd

13

18th Aug 2023

Good

2m 5f 120y

17:00 Tramore

General Ryan

11st 1lb

J: Ciaran O’Shea

T: G Ahern

midfield, went second when jumped right and bumped rival 11th, led 12th, 6 lengths ahead when not fluent 3 out, soon reduced lead, ridden when joined 2 out, soon headed, bad mistake last, kept on

16/1

Form: 312P9P C

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Won over hurdles here (3m) last summer; struggling for form in recent starts though and didn't show much on his sole chase start in 2021.

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0

2

6th Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

17:14 Hexham

Battle Of Benburb

11st 10lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: John C McConnell

Wexford winner in August 2022 and runner-up at Sedgefield the following month; unplaced in ten starts since (including over fences) and hopes probably pinned on cheekpieces offering a boost.

9/1

Form: 831357 C

Last run: 92 days

W: 11st 1lb

15 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

15yo who has won nine races over fences, the latest of those at Clonmel in October; tough ask from way out of the handicap when last seen; may do better running off his mark here.

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13

18th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 4f 118y

15:05 Thurles

Capture The Drama

10st 0lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Aengus King

led, headed after 4 out

25/1

10th

11

5th Mar 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:35 Wexford

Capture The Drama

11st 1lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Aengus King

soon led, clear 2nd, much reduced lead after 5th, headed 3 out

12/1

7th

11

3rd Dec 2022

Yielding

2m 5f 40y

12:07 Fairyhouse

Capture The Drama

10st 0lb

J: Miss L Costello

T: Aengus King

Old boy showed that the fire still burns when winning from 16lb out of the handicap at Clonmel recently; he is 14lb out of the handicap again today and faces a difficult task.

28/1

Form: 6098P-

Last run: 367 days

W: 11st 5lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

1-15 over fences but struggled last season and he's been off 367 days; new yard.

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9

19th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:43 Kilbeggan

West Is Best

11st 1lb

J: E Walsh

T: Adrian Sexton

Losing run goes back to a chase success in March 2021; well held over fences when last seen and off another 106 days.

25/1

18

23rd May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 80y

16:45 Punchestown

West Is Best

11st 1lb

J: Mr H E Sexton

T: Adrian Sexton

Second reserve; well held in a handicap chase on his return from a year out; opposable.

11th

9

5th Mar 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:35 Wexford

West Is Best

11st 5lb

J: Alan King

T: Adrian Sexton

midfield

33/1

Form: P904F1

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 12lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Off the mark over fences at the third attempt last month; more effective over this sort of trip over hurdles and unexposed over the larger obstacles; big player with just a 6lb rise.

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12th

19

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 74y

15:05 Thurles

Added Bonus

10st 6lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Brendan Maurice Walsh

in touch with leaders

OUR TIP

Form: 4P-800

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Showed ability over timber but has really struggled in three starts over fences; while he should find handicaps easier, his best hurdle form was over further.

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13th

3

5th Mar 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:35 Wexford

Cru Bourgeois

11st 11lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

midfield

20/1

13th

5

18th Feb 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

16:02 Gowran Park

Cru Bourgeois

11st 12lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

Some promise in maiden hurdles but shown nothing over fences in two runs so far.

100/1

11th

6

25th Jan 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

12:53 Fairyhouse

Cru Bourgeois

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Paul Nolan

106-rated hurdler was tailed off on his chasing debut at Down Royal; can be ruled out.

33/1

Form: -004P2

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

0-15; had shown very little prior to a career best effort when only beaten a head at Down Royal in January; possible that the first-time tongue-tie (retained) was the key and feasibly treated from just 3lb higher now.

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1st

6

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 5f 0y

16:20 Limerick

Aodhan May

11st 5lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

travelled strongly, in touch with leaders, prominent from 8th, joined leader after 3 out, challenging on outer 2 out, ridden before last, ran on to lead towards finish

4/1

2nd

8

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 70y

16:33 Cork

Aodhan May

10st 9lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

Arrives bidding for four-timer and her latest success came in deep contest for the grade at Navan earlier this month; shaped like she would relish the step back up in trip and may be hard to beat, despite 11lb higher mark.

2/1

Form: 78889

Last run: 43 days

W: 11st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Point winner but has not shown much under Rules including in handicaps on his last two starts.

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3rd

9

6th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 7f 110y

17:20 Downpatrick

Definetly Darsi

11st 0lb

J: Carl Millar

T: Cian Collins

1-6 in points and 0-9 over fences; has yet to get even placed and he ran no race last time at Killarney.

25/1

0

11

1st Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:45 Killarney

Definetly Darsi

10st 9lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Cian Collins

Point winner is lightly-raced maiden under Rules; fair fifth at Wexford in the spring; well-beaten fourth to Glenmalure Lodge at Ballinrobe after a break but should strip fitter here.

12/1

4th

8

15th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

17:55 Ballinrobe

Definetly Darsi

11st 6lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Cian Michael Collins

Point winner had shown little under Rules until Wexford fifth but that was back in March and off since; not much mileage on the clock and may improve.

10/1

Form: 609068

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Placed in a maiden hurdle at Clonmel at the start of the season; hinted at a return to form at Thurles last week but might be best watched on her chase debut here.

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10th

9

10th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:00 Roscommon

Latest Model

10st 8lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: John Joseph Hanlon

towards rear throughout, pushed along and no impression from 3 out

25/1

7th

9

21st Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 100y

18:58 Wexford

Latest Model

10st 13lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Has plenty of handicap experience; good run at Clonmel three starts ago when close-up in fourth in a contest in which dual subsequent winner Reflectionist was second; needs to improve on last week's Sligo run; blinkers now as well as tongue-tie worn before.

20/1

7th

12

13th Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

19:08 Sligo

Latest Model

10st 13lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

in touch with leaders, went third before 7th

6/1

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Payout
Exacta €5215.00
Straight Forecast €8261.50
Tricast €348873.90
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Finnians Row

SPOTLIGHT:

Added Bonus

RP Ratings (IRE):

Aodhan May

The Irish Sun:

Finnians Row