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16:38 Gowran Park

Soft

Paulstown Handicap

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 19 runners
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Paulstown Handicap

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

12/1 (Won)

  • Win: £9.50
  • Place: £2.20

Form: 077-D64 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Two years since sole success and didn't finish with much gusto behind Asisaid at Leopardstown (7f, heavy); still ran well enough to warrant each-way consideration.

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No Results Found

20/1

  • Place: £3.60

Form: 23800-

Last run: 211 days

W: 8st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Twice a winner in the UK, at 6f and 7f; has occasionally threatened in Ireland but he lacks a run and has something to prove at 1m.

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19th

21

(2)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

14:25 Curragh

London Palladium

8st 12lb

T: P Cluskey

midfield, dropped to rear after 1f

9th

12

(13)

3rd May 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

19:50 Gowran Park

London Palladium

9st 2lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: P Cluskey

towards rear of midfield, ridden towards far side 2f out, no extra inside final furlong

4/1

2nd

12

(4)

18th Apr 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

16:38 Gowran Park

London Palladium

8st 12lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: P Cluskey

Twice a winner in the UK, at 6f and 7f; has occasionally threatened in Ireland but he lacks a run and has something to prove at 1m.

20/1

10/1

  • Place: £4.30

Form: 3-4704 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

3-44; best turf form is on drier ground but was still fourth of 14 on heavy at Bellewstown (1m); possibilities.

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4th

10

(15)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Gowran Park

The Bog Bank

9st 5lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

Heavily raced mare, four wins and 17 places from 63 outings; needs to step on recent Dundalk form, though she was placed in three consecutive starts at the AW venue last October/November having been generally reliable during the spring and summer.

12/1

7th

5

(14)

13th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:20 Dundalk (AW)

The Bog Bank

9st 7lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

prominent on outer, outpaced and lost position under 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, not reach leaders

10/1

4th
5 (3)
Narlita

12/1

  • Place: £3.30

Form: 3/60-3

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Placed in sole German run; returning from 299-day break when a close third on her handicap debut at Bellewstown (1m, heavy) and some concerns that this could come a bit quick for her only 12 days later; hood a first.

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6th

6

(2)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 120y

16:00 Sligo

Narlita

8st 12lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: H Rogers

Consistent performer last season, winning over 1m4f at Bellewstown and second twice afterwards; can run well fresh and likes it soft.

10/1

Form: 3220-3

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Maiden but placed several times and 1m2f on heavy ground was perhaps a stretch when beaten only 2l at Navan; interesting returned to 1m and she's one of the better options.

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No Results Found

Form: 9500-0

Last run: 20 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Heavy-ground maiden winner over 1m2f for Noel Meade in 2020; mostly disappointing in the meantime, with her last three efforts particularly poor; now tongue tied.

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3rd

2

(4)

24th Jul 2023

Yielding

1m 1f 96y

18:40 Ballinrobe

Persian Queen

10st 1lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Ms Joanna Morgan

Twice a winner this season on testing ground over 1m; probably too high in the ratings now to judge from runs at Roscommon and Killarney.

10/1

7th

2

(15)

18th Jul 2023

Yielding

1m 0f 30y

18:45 Killarney

Persian Queen

10st 2lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Ms Joanna Morgan

Twice a winner this season on testing ground over 1m; went up 18lb though (16lb higher here) and might just be in the handicapper's grip for now.

12/1

8/1

Form: 6-5735 D

Last run: 53 days

W: 9st 1lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Record of 3-49 with all wins on the AW; competitive at Dundalk this year but his losing run is mounting up and he's 0-22 on grass.

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7th

14

(16)

13th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Well Suited

8st 12lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: T J O’Mara

slowly into stride, in rear, headway when switched left under 2f out, kept on inside final 110yds, never on terms

12/1

9th

14

(11)

22nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Well Suited

8st 12lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: T J O’Mara

took keen hold, held up in rear, midfield halfway, headway on outer 3f out, led over 2f out

8/1

33/1

Form: 45600-

Last run: 151 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Maiden after 38 starts and was in no form when last seen.

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3rd

3

(11)

9th May 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

14:40 Gowran Park

Manhattan Dandy

9st 13lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Thomas Coyle

prominent, challenging up the centre when carried left under 2f out, switched right 1f out, no extra inside final 110yds, lost second final strides

7/2

3rd

2

(5)

24th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

17:05 Gowran Park

Manhattan Dandy

9st 11lb

J: James Ryan

T: Thomas Coyle

prominent, challenging on far side of group 2f out, no extra final 110yds

11/4

Form: 5826-3 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Consistent mare; goes on the ground and won't mind returning to 1m after finishing close up behind Asisaid over 7f at Leopardstown; shortlisted.

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No Results Found
OUR TIP

Form: 809-90

Last run: 90 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Regressive form has continued for this yard but at least he likes soft ground.

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12th

11

(13)

13th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Lord Park

9st 5lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Has been regressive since winning a Sligo maiden in June 2021; low mark now but still best watched after an absence.

33/1

11th
6 (8)
Rampage

20/1

Form: 0928-6

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Lightly raced in Britain; decent effort over 1m at Thirsk in his first handicap and had more behind than in front at the Curragh last month (1m, soft/heavy); entitled to build on that.

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13th

1

(18)

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 0y

16:05 Navan

Rampage

10st 1lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

Dual turf winner at about 1m; hasn't returned in bad form but has stamina to prove and he's drawn wide.

10/1

33/1

Form: 5900-0

Last run: 39 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Well beaten on the AW a month ago after 300 days away; now 0-10 and has yet to be placed.

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No Results Found

33/1

Form: 000-0

Last run: 39 days

W: 8st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Minor maiden form on the Flat and in a solitary hurdle; switching to handicaps at Dundalk failed to raise his profile.

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12th

16

(4)

15th Jun 2023

Yielding

1m 1f 0y

19:30 Leopardstown

Vulture Peak

8st 12lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Laura Hourigan

took keen hold, prominent

50/1

17

(11)

4th Jun 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:07 Listowel

Vulture Peak

8st 12lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Laura Hourigan

Hasn't convinced in four handicaps so far and needs a big step forward if he is to figure here.

25/1

21

(17)

30th May 2023

Good To Firm

1m 4f 110y

19:45 Tipperary

Vulture Peak

8st 12lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Laura Hourigan

Form: 00-000

Last run: 20 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Ran a half-decent debut at the Curragh at two but no worthwhile form since then and looking exposed.

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0

13

14th Aug 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 143y

17:50 Ballinrobe

Music Magic

11st 1lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: Desmond McDonogh

always behind, didn't jump well, pulled up after 4 out

100/1

15th

19

(2)

15th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

17:20 Navan

Music Magic

9st 1lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Desmond McDonogh

Has shown very little since promising 2yo debut and handicap form pretty dire.

40/1

14th

14

(2)

18th Apr 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

16:38 Gowran Park

Music Magic

8st 12lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Desmond McDonogh

Ran a half-decent debut at the Curragh at two but no worthwhile form since then and looking exposed.

25/1

20/1

Form: 929/98

Last run: 74 days

W: 9st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Won as a 2yo for Jessica Harrington; couldn't win over hurdles for Henry De Bromhead; down the field in two Dundalk runs for this yard.

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0

3

16th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 4f 175y

15:45 Punchestown

Baron Wild

11st 11lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Denis W Cullen

in touch with leaders

33/1

10th

12

(22)

18th Oct 2023

Yielding

1m 6f 0y

16:30 Navan

Baron Wild

9st 2lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Denis W Cullen

towards rear

50/1

12th

8

(3)

28th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 4f 15y

17:10 Bellewstown

Baron Wild

9st 4lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Denis W Cullen

midfield

25/1

16th
1 (1)
Asisaid

3/1

Form: 9600-1

Last run: 13 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Perhaps helped by his first encounter with heavy ground when springing a surprise at Leopardstown (7f), where he was ridden out to prevail narrowly; 8lb rise seems stiff but could be open to further improvement.

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13th

3

(14)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

14:25 Curragh

Asisaid

10st 0lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: P J F Murphy

held up in rear

16/1

14th

2

(6)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Cork

Asisaid

10st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: P J F Murphy

First-time blinkers triggered a return to form when winning over 1m at Naas (soft) two months ago; only 3lb higher so big shout should the headgear continue to work.

4/1

Form: 09340-

Last run: 177 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Reserve; 17-race maiden, placed five times; close up here in September before signing off with a lesser effort; new yard.

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No Results Found

Form: 56600-

Last run: 118 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Reserve; not beaten far on debut but not near that level in four subsequent starts.

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24th

17

(2)

1st May 2023

Soft

0m 6f 0y

17:20 Curragh

Burgoo Beauty

9st 5lb

J: Oisin McSweeney

T: W J Lanigan

prominent early, ridden before halfway, soon weakened, eased final furlong

100/1

14th

1

(11)

24th Apr 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

20:10 Naas

Burgoo Beauty

10st 2lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: W J Lanigan

Finished last on her only handicap start in Britain; suffered the same fate in a Dundalk maiden on first Irish start.

33/1

19

(15)

18th Apr 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

16:38 Gowran Park

Burgoo Beauty

10st 2lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: W J Lanigan

Reserve; not beaten far on debut but not near that level in four subsequent starts.

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Cliffs Of Freedom, You Owe Me Money, Burgoo Beauty

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Payout
Exacta €1106.00
Straight Forecast €1003.40
Tricast €14125.20
Trifecta €13313.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Everylittlestep

RP Ratings (IRE):

Barnhill Rose

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Everylittlestep

POSTDATA:

Barnhill Rose