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Easter Week Racing 11th & 14th April At Dundalk Handicap

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 12 runners
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Easter Week Racing 11th & 14th April At Dundalk Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Showers

7/2 (Won)

  • Win: £7.10
  • Place: £1.90

Form: 267-12 CD

Last run: 44 days

W: 9st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Gained a first AW win over C&D in January at the main expense of today's rival Curious Bride; 5l clear of the third when second to Vee Dancer on latest and can go close again.

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10/1

  • Place: £3.60

Form: 79036-

Last run: 151 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Outran odds of 50-1 when third on handicap debut over 1m6f at Navan last October; another fair run over 1m4f at Galway; both those runs on heavy ground; first time on this surface now, not certain to be ideal.

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4th

19

(10)

22nd Apr 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 0y

17:10 Navan

Fenomeno

9st 5lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: Charles Weld

midfield, headway 3f out, pressed leaders when ridden under 2f out, kept on but no extra inside final furlong

5/1

2nd

6

(1)

31st Mar 2023

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2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Fenomeno

9st 12lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: Charles Weld

Outran odds of 50-1 when third on handicap debut over 1m6f at Navan last October; another fair run over 1m4f at Galway; both those runs on heavy ground; first time on this surface now, not certain to be ideal.

10/1

5/2

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 0/04-1 CD

Last run: 44 days

W: 10st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Three-time hurdles winner, all at odds-on in Britain in December 2021; numerous excuses offered to the stewards for a poor run at 66-1 on the first of two Flat starts last season; better when fourth at Killarney in October; made all to justify good support over C&D last month; now 9lb higher for 3/4l defeat of Mephisto; missed a turf engagement on Wednesday.

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3rd

4

(8)

31st Mar 2023

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2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Vee Dancer

10st 0lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ronan M P McNally

Three-time hurdles winner, all at odds-on in Britain in December 2021; numerous excuses offered to the stewards for a poor run at 66-1 on the first of two Flat starts last season; better when fourth at Killarney in October; made all to justify good support over C&D last month; now 9lb higher for 3/4l defeat of Mephisto; missed a turf engagement on Wednesday.

5/2

6

(8)

29th Mar 2023

Soft To Heavy

1m 5f 0y

15:25 Navan

Vee Dancer

9st 8lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ronan M P McNally

Three-time hurdles winner, all at odds-on in Britain in December 2021; numerous excuses offered to the stewards for a poor run at 66-1 on the first of two Flat starts last season; better when fourth at Killarney in October; made all to justify good support in 2m Dundalk event six weeks ago, second drawing clear of the others; soft ground more of a concern than 9lb rise.

3/1

1st

10

(3)

15th Feb 2023

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2m 0f 0y

13:20 Dundalk (AW)

Vee Dancer

9st 2lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ronan M P McNally

made all, pushed along when faced challenge home turn, ridden 2f out, soon edged right, kept on well when hard pressed inside final furlong, gamely

6/1

Form: 2-9687 C

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 11lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Six-time course winner over shorter distances, winner of ten races in all; out of the money on four visits this year and may need to drop further in the ratings at the age of nine.

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9

1st Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 45y

15:15 Fairyhouse

Wild Shot

10st 9lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Noel C Kelly

didn't always jump with fluency, towards rear, weakened after 4 out, detached when mistake 3 out

25/1

13th

6

(4)

17th Nov 2023

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1m 4f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Wild Shot

9st 10lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: John C McConnell

midfield

7/1

Form: 000-23

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 2lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Winner over hurdles in 2021; no wins on the Flat since 2020 but it was her best Flat run for some time when narrowly denied by Mephisto here in January; poor effort over hurdles before long-priced third over 1m4f last time; holds a definite chance.

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7th

2

(9)

14th Feb 2024

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1m 4f 0y

16:10 Dundalk (AW)

Curious Bride

10st 0lb

J: James Ryan

T: Eamonn O’Connell

in touch with leaders

10/1

12th

1

(1)

22nd Dec 2023

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1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Curious Bride

10st 0lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Eamonn O’Connell

Has won on turf and over hurdles; 0-11 at this track but was a good third over this C&D early last month and performed to a similar level over 2m last time; could go well.

6/1

8/1

Form: 70/76- CD

Last run: 211 days

W: 9st 5lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Won a handicap hurdle on good ground at Clonmel last May; long-priced C&D winner two years ago on the second of two attempts at this venue; lacks a recent run.

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10th

14

12th May 2024

Good

3m 2f 0y

16:30 Killarney

The Abbey

10st 1lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

Just 2-17 over fences; fair fourth behind today's rival Brideswell Lad at Leopardstown in March after a break; failed to improve on that when taking the same place over 3m2f at Down Royal four weeks ago.

12/1

4th

2

14th Apr 2024

Yielding

3m 2f 50y

17:25 Down Royal

The Abbey

11st 13lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

towards rear, headway 3 out, went fourth last, edged right and weakened gradually inside final 110yds

3/1

20/1

Form: 099-70 CD

Last run: 58 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Dual course winner over 1m4f; well below her best in four outings here since November; beat only one rival on latest.

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13th

13

(16)

5th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:50 Thurles

Annecherie

9st 5lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

Two AW wins; opened her account on turf over 2m at Tramore, beating Walnut Beach who is dropped in trip to contest the 3.50 race; should go well again.

7/1

1st

8

(3)

13th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:25 Tramore

Annecherie

9st 9lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

dwelt start, in rear, headway into midfield 5f out, went fourth on outer under 3f out, ridden and went second inside final furlong, led inside final 110yds, cosily

5/1

4th

7

(5)

31st Aug 2023

Good

1m 6f 0y

17:10 Navan

Annecherie

9st 7lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Ms Sheila Lavery

Both wins have come on AW and turf form this season has been poor; makes little appeal.

33/1

Form: 60000-

Last run: 100 days

W: 8st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Pulled-up on a recent maiden hurdle outing; poor Flat form; blinkered for the first time; makes no appeal.

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10th

9

(14)

29th Sep 2023

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1m 4f 0y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Theresathought

9st 0lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Michael G Cleary

Maiden has been well beaten in three starts here and others are preferred today.

33/1

5th

11

(8)

22nd Aug 2023

Soft

1m 2f 64y

17:15 Roscommon

Theresathought

9st 2lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Michael G Cleary

midfield, headway on outer over 1f out, kept on well towards finish, not reach leaders

50/1

13/2

Form: 47-034

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Ran twice on turf last year; made a bright start in handicap company with 66-1 third over 1m4f here last month; another solid run over the same trip last month; fair chance if staying.

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12

23rd May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 80y

13:45 Punchestown

Foreign Policy

10st 10lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Noel Meade

Flat maiden has run well in some Dundalk handicaps this spring but below that level last twice; modest appeal on hurdling debut.

14/1

7th

12

(12)

10th May 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 6f 0y

17:25 Gowran Park

Foreign Policy

8st 13lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Noel Meade

midfield, pushed along under 3f out, ridden and outpaced under 2f out, no extra 1f out

12/1

9th

11

(10)

31st Mar 2023

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2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Foreign Policy

9st 2lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Noel Meade

Ran twice on turf last year; made a bright start in handicap company with 66-1 third over 1m4f here last month; another solid run over the same trip last month; fair chance if staying.

13/2

OUR TIP
10th
3 (5)
Guild

12/1

Form: 40-806 C

Last run: 44 days

W: 10st 0lb

8 yo Horse

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Course winner over 1m4f in 2021; needs to reverse last month's form with Vee Dancer and Mephisto.

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14th

13

(6)

29th Nov 2023

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1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Guild

9st 6lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Luke Comer

C&D winner in 2021; lost form after fourth here 12 months ago; lacks a recent outing.

25/1

10th

3

(5)

31st Mar 2023

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2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Guild

10st 0lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

Course winner over 1m4f in 2021; needs to reverse last month's form with Vee Dancer and Mephisto.

12/1

6th

4

(5)

15th Feb 2023

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2m 0f 0y

13:20 Dundalk (AW)

Guild

9st 13lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, ridden 2f out, soon no impression

40/1

Form: 119/6- CD

Last run: 121 days

W: 9st 12lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Won a pair of C&D handicaps for John McConnell in early 2021 off marks of 54 & 60; ran only twice last year; not disgraced here in November.

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15th

4

24th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

17:20 Bellewstown

Falak

11st 10lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: Miss Tracy M Reilly

midfield

12/1

3rd

6

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 190y

17:30 Down Royal

Falak

11st 9lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: Miss Tracy M Reilly

Dual hurdles winner back in the day and won a pair of AW handicaps for John McConnell in early 2021 off lowly marks; not much of note last season and can only be watched on return.

33/1

11th

5

(7)

31st Mar 2023

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2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Falak

9st 12lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: Miss Tracy M Reilly

Won a pair of C&D handicaps for John McConnell in early 2021 off marks of 54 & 60; ran only twice last year; not disgraced here in November.

16/1

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Payout
Exacta €793.00
Straight Forecast €840.50
Tricast €1447.80
Trifecta €3109.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Foreign Policy

The Irish Sun:

Sea Oscar

SPOTLIGHT:

Curious Bride

POSTDATA:

Foreign Policy