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14:33 Cork

Yielding To Soft

Captain Ruben Ocana Memorial Handicap

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 16 runners
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Captain Ruben Ocana Memorial Handicap

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

50/1 (Won)

  • Win: £15.80
  • Place: £2.90

Form: 00800- D

Last run: 133 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Well below form on AW this winter; tough draw returning from 133 days off and hard to fancy.

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13th

11

(6)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

14:55 Dundalk (AW)

Miss Cunning

8st 12lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: Aengus King

Gained the most recent of her six wins at Cork in April; two poor runs after Limerick third in June; others much better suited by the race conditions here.

33/1

13th

12

(16)

29th Jul 2023

Soft To Heavy

1m 1f 110y

16:05 Gowran Park

Miss Cunning

9st 2lb

J: Dean Curran

T: Aengus King

Stated the season with Cork win, the sixth of her career; third at Limerick on penultimate start was another good effort, but her other three runs this term have been poor; hard to be confident.

16/1

20/1

  • Place: £3.00

Form: 42-990

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

14-race maiden and below form in three runs for this yard; best efforts have come over further than this and unproven on testing ground.

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3rd

5

(19)

23rd Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 1f 100y

18:15 Gowran Park

A Shin Undine

9st 13lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: G Ahern

midfield, headway over 3f out, headed going okay towards far side under 2f out, ridden when headed inside final 110yds, weakened and lost second towards finish

20/1

8/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 09340-

Last run: 180 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

17-race maiden; back to something like her best when fourth (beaten 2l) at Gowran towards the end of last term but couldn't build on that at the Curragh when last seen; new yard returning from 180 days off; workable mark on her peak efforts.

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3rd

4

(3)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 120y

16:00 Sligo

You Owe Me Money

9st 3lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Gerard O’Leary

Finally made the breakthrough last year with back-to-back wins at Gowran at this time of the year; held afterwards but promising return at Cork last month when staying-on third over today's trip on soft; definitely one to consider.

9/2

7/1

  • Place: £5.10

Form: 53009-

Last run: 128 days

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Sole win came in a claimer 11 months ago; struggled over hurdles either side of finishing ninth of 14 at Dundalk in December; handles this sort of ground but needs to bounce back to form.

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6th

5

(12)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

14:50 Galway

Brown Eagle

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: M C Grassick

Claiming maiden winner last year and hasn't added to that, standout run this term when touched off in Killarney claimer; of limited appeal off current mark.

14/1

6th

5

(12)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

14:50 Galway

Brown Eagle

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: M C Grassick

Claiming maiden winner last year and hasn't added to that, standout run this term when touched off in Killarney claimer; of limited appeal off current mark.

14/1

10th

4

(1)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

14:25 Curragh

Brown Eagle

10st 0lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: M C Grassick

started quickly, disputed lead

7/1

12/1

Form: 1251-0 C

Last run: 56 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Course winner last summer and added an AW success (7f) over the winter; best form is at 7f and unproven in these conditions.

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18th

2

(2)

6th Sep 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:40 Cork

Sondheim

10st 1lb

J: Neve Bennett

T: Craig O’Neill

Dual winner, including over C&D last year on good ground; several solid runs in defeat this season but was below his best at the Curragh last time; chance if bouncing back down 3lb.

12/1

13th

4

(9)

20th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

17:35 Curragh

Sondheim

9st 13lb

J: Neve Bennett

T: Craig O’Neill

Good efforts in defeat all four starts this turf season under today's regular rider, most recently every chance when close third at Fairyhouse last month; 3lb rise doesn't help her cause though.

10/1

3rd

1

(15)

12th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

20:20 Fairyhouse

Sondheim

10st 1lb

J: Neve Bennett

T: Craig O’Neill

Good efforts in defeat all three starts this turf season at Cork, latest when good second last month when attempting to repeat previous year's success at this trip in first-time blinkers; one to consider.

10/1

40/1

Form: /000-9 D

Last run: 93 days

W: 8st 12lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Below form on AW on her last couple of starts and previously struggled on testing ground.

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17th

12

(22)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Naas

Lisabetta

9st 7lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Timothy Doyle

Won at Gowran over further last autumn but held at Dundalk after and is still 9lb higher than that winning mark; looks vulnerable on return.

14/1

7th

5

(1)

3rd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Lisabetta

9st 8lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: Timothy Doyle

C&D winner who got her head back in front at Gowran last time; 10lb rise looks very harsh and now in need of career best.

5/1

Form: 55059/

Last run: 525 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Seven-race maiden; showed her best form on good ground and has a 525-day absence to defy here.

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8th

9

(11)

16th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 1f 100y

15:20 Gowran Park

Wee Winnie

9st 0lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

towards rear

3/1

3rd

14

(10)

25th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 2f 75y

16:45 Down Royal

Wee Winnie

8st 12lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Patrick Martin

Ran with credit over 1m at Cork in April on first run after long absence; tackles new trip now.

12/1

Form: 2978-0 D

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 13lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

On a losing run and well below form on last month's Curragh return but handles testing ground; on a good mark if he can leave his reappearance run behind.

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1st

9

(6)

22nd Aug 2023

Soft

1m 2f 64y

17:15 Roscommon

Khafaaq

9st 4lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Andrew Slattery

raced in second, led 2f out, ridden clear over 1f out, kept on well, easily

5/2

3rd

7

(4)

1st Aug 2023

Soft

1m 0f 123y

20:20 Galway

Khafaaq

10st 1lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Andrew Slattery

Up an aggregate 13lb after two wins and two seconds from last four starts, but still lower than when running at this meeting 12 month ago; could feature again having won with a bit to spare over 1m at Limerick in June.

9/2

16/1

Form: 000-7

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Four-race maiden and no improvement on handicap debut when last seen (in race won by Asisaid); extra furlong should help but others preferred.

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2nd

21

(21)

5th Nov 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:15 Curragh

Blue Peak

8st 7lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: M C Grassick

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders 2f out, went second inside final furlong, soon no chance with winner, kept on

11/1

2nd

3

(9)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:57 Curragh

Blue Peak

9st 12lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: M C Grassick

towards rear, headway waiting for room under 2f out, went third 1f out, ran on and went second towards finish, no match for winner

6/1

Form: 70606-

Last run: 156 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Yet to make the frame in eight starts so far; ran okay when last seen at Dundalk but probably best watched returning from 156 days off and making her yard debut.

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10th

6

(11)

5th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

17:15 Lingfield (AW)

Ju Ju Gabor

9st 3lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Roger Ingram

Unplaced in ten runs in Ireland and finished last of nine on her stable debut at Chelmsford three weeks ago (1m); cheekpieces need to have a dramatic effect if she's to win this from the outside stall.

25/1

9th

4

(4)

14th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Ju Ju Gabor

9st 5lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Roger Ingram

Ex-Irish maiden; not easily recommended on her stable debut after four months off but this will at least be easier than she's used to.

16/1

9th

9

(3)

16th May 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 31y

19:05 Killarney

Ju Ju Gabor

9st 5lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: Richard Anthony Foley

prominent

25/1

Form: -70809 C

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Got his head back in front at Killarney towards the end of last season; form dipped on AW towards the end of the winter and well held over 1m on heavy at Bellewstown earlier this month.

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12th

7

(5)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Gowran Park

Skontonovski

9st 10lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Six of eight wins have been on AW; heavy ground against him on recent turf appearances; never threatened at Naas nine days ago and well held by Stormy Jenn and Captured on that evidence.

14/1

11th

5

(4)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

19:50 Naas

Skontonovski

10st 0lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Six of eight wins have been on AW; heavy ground against him on recent turf return, this better ground should suit but still others preferred.

12/1

Form: 000-02

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Often slowly away; left several low-key efforts on AW behind when only beaten a neck at Leopardstown (7f, heavy) earlier this month; shaped like he's worth another go at this trip and while 6lb higher, he's one for the shortlist.

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4

(4)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 120y

16:35 Sligo

Patrick Street

9st 12lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

Two good turf runs in October, winning at Navan and runner-up at Gowran; subsequent AW form not so good but runs well fresh, acts on easy ground and nice draw so respected.

12/1

6th

2

(5)

13th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Patrick Street

9st 13lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

Two good turf runs in October, winning at Navan and runner-up at Gowran; course winner never landed a blow when beaten 3l over C&D last time but drawn better here.

11/1

7th

3

(16)

22nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Patrick Street

10st 0lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

towards rear, headway towards near side over 1f out, kept on but no impression inside final furlong

8/1

11/1

Form: 04544-

Last run: 206 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

0-18 but as good as ever when beaten 1l over C&D when last seen in September; workable mark but has needed previous seasonal reappearances.

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12th

13

(3)

22nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Pallasmore Lass

8st 12lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Paul W Flynn

took keen hold, in touch with leaders

12/1

7th

12

(1)

3rd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Pallasmore Lass

8st 13lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: Paul W Flynn

in touch with leaders on inner early, dropped to midfield after 2f, lost position when outpaced over 3f out, headway towards far side over 1f out, kept on

12/1

15/2

Form: 11-768

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Won back-to-back on AW in the winter but signs the handicapper has caught up more recently and needs to prove he's as effective on turf; tough draw.

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14th

18

(8)

7th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 175y

16:10 Bellewstown

Leclerc

9st 5lb

T: Adrian McGuinness

Third reserve; lost his way this term.

11th

10

(4)

18th Jun 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

15:40 Gowran Park

Leclerc

8st 13lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

prominent

25/1

13th

7

(5)

4th Jun 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

16:07 Listowel

Leclerc

9st 4lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

in touch with leaders

33/1

12/1

Form: 0/0-0

Last run: 77 days

W: 9st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Low-key form in three runs so far including yard debut when last seen 77 days ago; low mark for handicap debut but yet to try soft ground and others look stronger; wears first-time cheekpieces.

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15th

11

(11)

21st Apr 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

14:33 Cork

Sli Phadraigin

9st 3lb

J: Mark Enright

T: Gerard Keane

Low-key form in three runs so far including yard debut when last seen 77 days ago; low mark for handicap debut but yet to try soft ground and others look stronger; wears first-time cheekpieces.

12/1

11th

10

(8)

3rd Feb 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Sli Phadraigin

9st 4lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Gerard Keane

Beat one home in two starts for Michael O'Callaghan; off for 10 months and best watched.

66/1

14th

15

(14)

25th Apr 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

18:45 Naas

Sli Phadraigin

9st 3lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: M D O’Callaghan

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16th
2 (13)
Asisaid

7/2

Form: 600-10

Last run: 3 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Left his previous form behind with 7f heavy ground win at Leopardstown at the start of the month but well below form last of 16 at Gowran on Tuesday when returned to 1m; cheekpieces now tried and interesting that he's turned out again quickly; not ruled out.

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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

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Exacta €2100.00
Straight Forecast €1202.00
Tricast €6617.00
Trifecta €13649.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Patrick Street

The Irish Sun:

You Owe Me Money

RP Ratings (IRE):

Patrick Street

POSTDATA:

Patrick Street