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Newtown Maiden Hurdle

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  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 16 runners
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Newtown Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

9/4

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 2

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 0lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Won three Flat handicaps in a row last summer, progressing from 57 to 71; made good start to hurdling career when second to an all-the-way winner (and stablemate of Calico) at Limerick last month on soft, jumping soundly in the main; major player here on the back of that experience.

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Verdict Starting price

2nd

1

17th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:15 Tramore

Heather Bear

11st 0lb

J: Mr A P Ryan

T: Andrew Slattery

led narrowly or disputed lead, headed and raced in second clear with one other after 4th, ridden and pressed winner after 2 out, kept on well towards finish

9/4

2nd

2

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:40 Limerick

Heather Bear

11st 0lb

J: Mr A P Ryan

T: Andrew Slattery

in touch with leaders, headway and prominent 4 out, pushed along before 2 out, chased clear leader after 2 out, ridden and kept on run-in, just held second

7/1

15

23rd Mar 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:05 Cork

Heather Bear

11st 0lb

J: Mr A P Ryan

T: Andrew Slattery

Won three Flat handicaps in a row last summer, progressing from 57 to 71; acts on yielding, soft may not be ideal for her hurdling debut.

13/2

10/1

  • Place: £5.40

Form: 55

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Showed a bit more at Cork last time although jumping still a work in progress and lots to find with Calico on that run; cheekpieces left off today.

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4th

10

6th May 2023

Good

2m 0f 185y

13:48 Cork

Montys Rock

11st 7lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Eoin Doyle

prominent, reminders before 2nd, headway and went modest third before 3 out, soon ridden and no impression, lost third run-in

16/1

3rd

5

17th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:15 Tramore

Montys Rock

10st 13lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Eoin Doyle

prominent early, not fluent 6th, not fluent 7th, pushed along and not fluent when lost touch 3 out, soon ridden, left in remote third when mistake 2 out

10/1

Form: 99

Last run: 170 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Plenty keen and none too fluent on both outings last autumn; back from winter break with hood now tried but hard to fancy.

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4th

8

17th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:15 Tramore

Too Sharp

10st 13lb

J: Mr B Barry

T: Vincent Laurence Halley

held up in rear, not fluent 6th, headway when jumped slightly left 7th, ridden into midfield after 3 out, kept on

33/1

9th

11

29th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 0f 90y

13:08 Galway

Too Sharp

11st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Vincent Laurence Halley

Did not jump well when a remote ninth first time out at Listowel; tongue-tie on now; can be ruled out.

100/1

17

1st Oct 2022

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

13:45 Gowran Park

Too Sharp

11st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Vincent Laurence Halley

First reserve; tailed off when 150s for debut.

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Maiden rated 67 on the AW after fair efforts at Dundalk over the winter; unlikely type to make an immediate impact hurdling however.

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12th

13

16th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 70y

15:50 Naas

Inchiquin Maid

11st 2lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: David Kenneth Budds

in rear, not fluent 3rd

20/1

Form: 00

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Soundly beaten in maidens at Fairyhouse and Cork; needs to jump better.

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9th

5

25th Apr 2024

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

17:50 Wexford

Dgalwaygallivantor

11st 12lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Gavin Cromwell

Won a Cork handicap hurdle over 2m in November; solid runs in defeat over 2m4f at Punchestown in January and Gowran in February; 2m6f trip proved too far for him at Down Royal; this is more suitable for chase bow.

6/1

6th

6

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 6f 0y

15:05 Down Royal

Dgalwaygallivantor

11st 3lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

Won a Cork handicap hurdle over 2m and solid runs in defeat over 2m4f last twice; not sure that this trip is what he needs and he is creeping up the handicap but has to be on the shortlist.

5/2

Form: 09

Last run: 117 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Limited ability on the Flat; mildly promising mid-field run on hurdling debut at Navan in December but took a backward step at Fairyhouse later same month; best watched for now.

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11th

3

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

1m 7f 202y

15:25 Thurles

Portarlington

11st 13lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: David Kenneth Budds

Maiden has put in a few fair runs in Flat handicaps and having fallen in first two handicap hurdles much better effort at Killarney recently, making most when third; more needed here though.

7/1

3rd

4

1st Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

14:30 Killarney

Portarlington

11st 7lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: David Kenneth Budds

Maiden has put in a few fair runs in Flat handicaps; faller on both starts in handicap hurdles but was single-figure odds each time.

8/1

Form:

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Colt

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Form & Verdict

Modest on the Flat for Richard Hannon and never sighted on hurdles bow at Cork a week ago; best watched.

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1st

8

6th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 1f 165y

15:00 Downpatrick

Sea The Sunset

10st 13lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: J Morrison

prominent, challenging after 2 out, led on outer before last, ridden and went clear run-in, pushed out towards finish

25/1

11th

17

16th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 120y

15:20 Navan

Sea The Sunset

10st 13lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: J Morrison

Low-key run on the Flat here last time and tailed off over hurdles at Tramore previously; hard to fancy on what he's shown so far.

33/1

Form: 06

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Took a step forward on second start within 12 days last month when midfield at Cork; room remains for improvement in jumping though.

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7th

2

24th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 7f 110y

14:40 Fairyhouse

Vengaboy

12st 2lb

J: Mr J M Fennell

T: Declan Queally

led, not fluent 1st, joined after 9th, headed but prominent when mistake 10th, weakening when mistake 3 out

12/1

9th

9

17th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:15 Tramore

Vengaboy

10st 13lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Declan Queally

always towards rear

12/1

6th

11

23rd Mar 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:05 Cork

Vengaboy

11st 7lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Declan Queally

Jumped poorly first time out at Gowran 12 days ago, needs to be a lot tidier.

33/1

Form: 77

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Okay Flat handicapper for David Marnane without winning (rated 72); midfield finishes in both maiden hurdles suggest she'll be of more interest in handicaps.

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9th

3

(11)

9th May 2024

Heavy

1m 6f 0y

16:50 Gowran Park

Inchiquin Star

9st 13lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Paul Stephen Kiely

Hurdle winner over 2m on soft is a maiden on the Flat but has run several fine races in defeat; can be a player if ready after her absence.

25/1

Form:

Last run: 111 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Poor Flat maiden wasn't entirely disgraced on hurdles debut at Leopardstown over Christmas and could have more to offer here in a weaker race.

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12th

5

15th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 7f 25y

15:25 Punchestown

Vintage Gold

11st 10lb

J: Daniel King

T: John Joseph Murphy

Won over 2m4f at Killarney last summer and was running well when falling late at Listowel; pulled up however on return from a short break in heavy ground at Limerick in November so ground concerns remain.

14/1

Form: U60

Last run: 18 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Colt

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Form & Verdict

Modest performer on the Flat and shown nothing over hurdles.

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16th

15

(9)

13th May 2023

Soft To Heavy

0m 5f 164y

14:20 Navan

Adams Angel

8st 12lb

J: Shane Markey

T: Francis Casey

13-race maiden on the Flat; blinkered when 2l fourth at Dundalk last October; been hurdling without much joy lately.

50/1

2

17th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:15 Tramore

Adams Angel

10st 13lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Francis Casey

in touch with leaders, mistake 6th, not fluent 7th, soon pushed along briefly, ridden and weakened 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before last

66/1

17th

1

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 0f 63y

13:57 Naas

Adams Angel

11st 7lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Francis Casey

towards rear of midfield, steadied and weakening when not fluent 2 out, made no impression

66/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Half-brother to 2m3f-2m5f hurdle/chase winner Indie Belle; dam useful 2m4f-2m5f hurdle winner, half-sister to bumper winner Coole Charmer; probably the stable second-choice but yard won with a newcomer at Ballinrobe on Friday so worth a look.

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0

12

19th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

12:45 Navan

Knocknacree

11st 4lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Robert Widger

in rear, reminder after 4th, weakened after 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

20/1

14th

7

21st Oct 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:05 Limerick

Knocknacree

11st 7lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Robert Widger

towards rear of midfield

12/1

Form: 223523

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 106

Form & Verdict

Placed on seven of 12 attempts hurdling, notably Aintree Listed second and when also runner-up in Punchestown maiden; certainly not improving but maintaining a decent level of form and this as good a chance as any she's had.

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5th

4

3rd May 2024

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 55y

16:50 Punchestown

Calico

10st 12lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

Won a beginners chase at Galway in September and enjoyed her finest hour when winning a valuable hurdle race at Far Hills in October; off since running no race at Pine Mountain in November; ground will suit but needs to find a bit extra even if forward enough.

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Second reserve; 64-rated Flat maiden with a couple of Dundalk placings over the winter; has form on soft too.

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5th

9

11th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 50y

14:25 Punchestown

Ta Na La

10st 7lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: T M Walsh

midfield, headway before 2 out, keeping on when mistake and lost third last, soon no extra

12/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Third reserve; Soldier Of Fortune gelding cost 13,000Euros as a yearling and 31,000Euros as a 3yo; dam French 1m3f winner (RPR 75), half-sister to French winners inc Arch Duchess (useful 9.5f Flat/2m1f and 2m2f hurdle) & Just Move On (1m6f Flat/2m1f-2m4f hurdle/chase); yard among the winners of late so worth a market check if getting a run.

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12

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:00 Kilbeggan

Cosmo Skyline

10st 10lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: S Curling

prominent

8/1

16

17th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:15 Tramore

Cosmo Skyline

10st 13lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: S Curling

Third reserve; Soldier Of Fortune gelding cost 13,000Euros as a yearling and 31,000Euros as a 3yo; dam French 1m3f winner (RPR 75), half-sister to French winners inc Arch Duchess (useful 9.5f Flat/2m1f and 2m2f hurdle) & Just Move On (1m6f Flat/2m1f-2m4f hurdle/chase); yard among the winners of late so worth a market check if getting a run.

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Non-runners

Highland King, Ta Na La, Cosmo Skyline

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Payout
Exacta €40.00
Straight Forecast €26.20
Trifecta €368.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Calico

The Irish Sun:

Heather Bear

RP Ratings (IRE):

Calico

TOPSPEED:

Calico

POSTDATA:

Calico