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17:40 Kilbeggan

Yielding

Mullingar Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5221.24
  • 3m 0f 0y
  • 18 runners
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Mullingar Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

11/2 (Won)

  • Win: £3.90
  • Place: £1.70

Form: 67P-03

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Triple point-to-point winner made an encouraging return to the track when third in 2m Naas handicap last month on ground probably plenty soft enough; better ground should suit and hood now tried; contender if she stays.

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2nd

8

1st Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:05 Down Royal

Winnie Woodnutt

11st 8lb

J: Mr A Harvey

T: D Harvey

In fine form since returning from points' in March, relishing stamina trips to win at Kilbeggan both over hurdles and last week in 3m1f handicap chase under confident ride; feasibly still on a workable mark and likely major player again back hurdling.

11/4

1st

1

25th Aug 2023

Good

3m 1f 0y

18:45 Kilbeggan

Winnie Woodnutt

12st 0lb

J: Mr A Harvey

T: D Harvey

Won over hurdles here (3m) in April before a decent run on chasing debut in a Limerick handicap; solid in defeat back over hurdles the last twice and is likely to run her race.

5/2

3rd

1

7th Aug 2023

Good

2m 2f 150y

15:43 Cork

Winnie Woodnutt

12st 0lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: D Harvey

Three-time point winner and off the mark under rules in 3m Kilbeggan handicap hurdle in April; backed that up with good runs in defeat at Limerick and Downpatrick but not sure this drop in trip will suit.

11/2

14/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 090006

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Yet to trouble the judge, cheekpieces having no discernible effect last time at Cork; marked jump in trip here.

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2nd

15

28th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 50y

15:40 Clonmel

Flemensreva

10st 8lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Paul Nolan

held up in rear, headway before 3 out, in touch with leaders when ridden and switched right before 2 out, ran on after last, went modest second but no chance with winner towards finish

14/1

6th

12

6th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 0y

20:00 Tipperary

Flemensreva

11st 2lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Paul Nolan

prominent

10/1

3rd

11

4th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 95y

15:20 Kilbeggan

Flemensreva

11st 2lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Paul Nolan

Much improved effort when second of 16 over C&D in April and that brings her right into the equation off 2lb higher mark.

11/2

10/1

  • Place: £1.60

Form: -P0896

Last run: 5 days

W: 11st 5lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Won 2m7f handicap hurdle on good ground at Thurles towards the end of last season; not as good in five runs for this yard but return to quicker ground here could seen a return to form.

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10th

11

30th Nov 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 101y

15:35 Thurles

Cafe Del Mar

11st 5lb

J: Dylan Robinson

T: David J Phelan

Won 2m7f handicap here last year off 87; not at best last season although ended campaign with more encouraging third at Kilbeggan (3m); marked drop in trip here on seasonal return will hardly play to her strengths.

14/1

3rd

5

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

17:40 Kilbeggan

Cafe Del Mar

11st 5lb

J: Dylan Robinson

T: David J Phelan

Won 2m7f handicap hurdle on good ground at Thurles towards the end of last season; not as good in five runs for this yard but return to quicker ground here could seen a return to form.

10/1

6th

6

16th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 4f 70y

15:25 Tramore

Cafe Del Mar

11st 8lb

J: Dylan Robinson

T: David J Phelan

Won 2m7f handicap hurdle on good ground at Thurles towards the end of last season; not as good in four runs for this yard and might need a bit further than this trip these days.

20/1

9/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 307803

Last run: 7 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Dual Flat winner for Noel Meade showed first bit of form over hurdles when remote third in 2m2f Ballinrobe mares maiden a week ago; interesting contender now with drying ground to suit although not yet proven over this far.

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8th

4

2nd Aug 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 35y

Class 5

14:10 Perth

Female Approach

11st 7lb

J: Bruce Lynn

T: Daragh Bourke

0-12 over hurdles when trained in Ireland and failed to make an impact on first two starts for new stable (2m4f/3m); first-time tongue-tie needs to make a big difference here; raced mainly on good ground.

20/1

0

3

3rd Jul 2023

Good

3m 0f 60y

Class 5

17:55 Southwell

Female Approach

11st 6lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Daragh Bourke

0-12 over hurdles when trained in Ireland and was safely held when ninth of 16 on last month's stable debut at Hexham (2m4f, good); clearly needs to do better here.

20/1

9th

3

3rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:40 Hexham

Female Approach

11st 13lb

J: William Maggs

T: Daragh Bourke

0-12 over hurdles in Ireland but signed off there with two very respectable runs in big-field handicaps this spring (3m/3m1f); cheekpieces removed for today's stable debut; should cope with the drop back in trip.

10/1

20/1

Form: 298F9P

Last run: 113 days

W: 11st 8lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Sligo maiden second last summer (good) his standout run; not too much since to offer encouragement but back on better ground here and cheekpieces tried over this longer trip.

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0

20

1st Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:05 Down Royal

Karayaz

10st 13lb

J: J J Slevin

T: John J Cullen

Second reserve; mostly poor form on the Flat and over hurdles since Sligo maiden second a year ago.

18

(11)

22nd May 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 10y

20:25 Roscommon

Karayaz

8st 7lb

J: Alan Persse

T: John J Cullen

Second reserve; well beaten in Flat maidens and will have to improve with blinkers on; 5lb out of h'cap.

Form: -00003

Last run: 164 days

W: 11st 0lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Winning pointer and although a modest maiden under Rules put up his best effort for some time when third under a positive ride in 2m7f Fairyhouse handicap in November when last seen; may need this however.

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8th

13

16th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 7f 52y

14:50 Fairyhouse

Drimsree Lad

10st 0lb

J: Aileen O’Sullivan

T: S Michael Millar

led, headed and raced in second before 3rd, disputed lead 4 out

100/1

4th

13

7th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 7f 165y

15:58 Fairyhouse

Drimsree Lad

11st 2lb

J: Aileen O’Sullivan

T: S Michael Millar

Out of his depth in a novice chase last time but tailed off in a handicap hurdle before then and this 12yo is now a 24-race maiden; on the plus side, he did finish third in this 12 months ago.

40/1

Form: 24P916

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

Mare got off the mark when surprise winner of 2m6f Limerick handicap last month (soft), safely held in similar contest 18 days later; probably on a high enough mark now and quicker ground may not be ideal.

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0

4

27th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 6f 120y

13:27 Limerick

Merry Moves

10st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Mrs Grainne M O’Connor

Made a good fist of things on intial start over fences but largely downhill in the interim and she will need the big guns to underperform here to make a lasting impression.

66/1

8th

9

12th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 7f 194y

15:00 Punchestown

Merry Moves

11st 3lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: Mrs Grainne M O’Connor

Won 2m6f Limerick handicap in March off 87 (soft) for today's rider but disappointing until more encouraging third over this trip at Fairyhouse last month in today's headgear combination; one to consider.

10/1

Form: 090-0P

Last run: 35 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Nothing yet in handicaps and hard to see him having an impact.

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10th

12

10th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 7f 191y

19:43 Roscommon

He Aint Heavy

10st 13lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Francis J Flood

raced in second and pressed leader, lost second before 6th

50/1

14

23rd May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 80y

16:45 Punchestown

He Aint Heavy

10st 13lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Francis J Flood

No closer than 20l in his four handicaps (2m-3m) and clearly needs to step up.

33/1

8th

14

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

17:40 Kilbeggan

He Aint Heavy

10st 13lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Francis J Flood

Nothing yet in handicaps and hard to see him having an impact.

25/1

Form: 09P960

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Reportedly hung left when not running at all badly in a Clonmel handicap last month, not so good since at Navan; marked step up in trip here.

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11th

11

31st May 2023

Good

2m 1f 100y

18:30 Wexford

Thirsty Thursday

11st 2lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Colin Motherway

Fair run on heavy ground at Clonmel in March in his first handicap; has failed to build on that; cheekpieces on now.

14/1

20

26th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:15 Limerick

Thirsty Thursday

11st 2lb

J: Niall Moore

T: Colin Motherway

9th

6

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

17:40 Kilbeggan

Thirsty Thursday

11st 5lb

J: Ian Power

T: Colin Motherway

Reportedly hung left when not running at all badly in a Clonmel handicap last month, not so good since at Navan; marked step up in trip here.

16/1

Form: 57-374

Last run: 141 days

W: 11st 4lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Maiden finished third at Clonmel in September over 2m4f on good-to-yielding and fair fourth (not fluent) at Thurles in December when last seen; good chance of staying this longer trip and ground in her favour.

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11th

10

17th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 110y

19:49 Tramore

Hockworthy Flyer

11st 4lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Andrew McNamara

Limited mare but Downpatrick placed runs earlier this season bring her into it; can lead; competition too tough latest at Galway; top rider booked.

8/1

7th

17

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Hockworthy Flyer

11st 5lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: Andrew McNamara

Winless from 17 starts, went closest when runner-up in a 2m5f handicap hurdle at Downpatrick in May; much more needed.

33/1

Form: 8P0030

Last run: 5 days

W: 10st 13lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Glimpse of ability when remote third over 2m at Thurles last month but never sighted at Tramore on Sunday; back up in trip here and hard to fancy.

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8th

10

2nd Jun 2023

Good

2m 7f 70y

20:00 Down Royal

One More Lass

11st 5lb

J: Ethan O’Sullivan

T: Ms M Flynn

15-race maiden; arrives in poor form and was tailed off at Limerick last week; stamina to prove at this trip; wears first-time tongue-tie.

50/1

11th

16

26th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:45 Limerick

One More Lass

10st 13lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: Ms M Flynn

Her third at Thurles in March was remote and she's finished tailed off in her two runs since; others preferred

33/1

17

23rd May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 80y

17:20 Punchestown

One More Lass

10st 13lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: Ms M Flynn

First reserve; her third at Thurles in March was remote and she's finished tailed off in her two runs since.

Form: 000049

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Good handicap debut over this trip at Clonmel last month, not so good under more positive ride at Downpatrick; lightly raced and still scope for improvement.

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6th

7

1st Apr 2024

Heavy

3m 0f 124y

17:40 Fairyhouse

St Deniss Well

11st 1lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

Likeably progressive youngster won two handicap chases in quick succession in January and ready winner of a rated novice at Down Royal last time; got a 14lb hike for that but there's more to come from him and stepping back up in trip will suit; testing ground not a problem and Kennedy knows him well.

7/2

1st

9

17th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 140y

16:02 Down Royal

St Deniss Well

11st 3lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

prominent, went second 7th, 1 length down when left in lead 3 out, shaken up and clear approaching last, kept on well, easily

7/1

7th

4

4th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 5f 107y

17:05 Leopardstown

St Deniss Well

12st 0lb

J: Mr J Dunne

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

Won over hurdles in November and then handicap chases at Navan and Down Royal in January; up 9lb but has to be respected even though the form from last time isn't working out.

5/2

Form: 0/7706

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Beaten a long way all four maiden runs, hard to see her having an immediate impact in handicaps.

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10

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

17:40 Kilbeggan

Champagne Secret

11st 3lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: Mrs Jayne Hearne

Beaten a long way all four maiden runs, hard to see her having an immediate impact in handicaps.

20/1

13

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 7f 130y

16:52 Naas

Champagne Secret

11st 4lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Mrs Jayne Hearne

Tailed off all five starts and no improvement for a longer trip at Cork last week.

100/1

6th

7

23rd Mar 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:40 Cork

Champagne Secret

11st 5lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: Mrs Jayne Hearne

towards rear, headway into midfield after 7th, pushed along and keeping on when mistake 3 out, soon no extra, made no telling impression

50/1

Form: 0-0457

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Low-grade maiden not getting any nearer to breakthrough win; cheekpieces now reached for but of limited appeal.

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3rd

9

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 5f 0y

16:20 Limerick

Duffys Getaway

10st 9lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

held up in rear, headway before straight, kept on after last, went third towards finish, not reach leaders

10/1

4th

4

31st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 80y

16:40 Cork

Duffys Getaway

11st 4lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

Won back to back handicaps earlier in the winter and has shot up the handicap since; however, performed creditably when 2nd off 102 at Fairyhouse in January; didn't jump well on chasing debut last time but has a squeak if restored to his best.

17/2

8th

4

5th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 4f 176y

14:40 Thurles

Duffys Getaway

11st 12lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

Progressive staying handicap hurdler this season, winning 3m contests at Fairyhouse and Punchestown and good placed efforts at former venue; appeared held by the handicapper on latest and now switches to fences; would prefer further.

13/2

Form: P8F000

Last run: 22 days

W: 10st 13lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Continues to struggle off this basement mark and no sign of an upturn in fortunes of late.

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16

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

17:40 Kilbeggan

Short Story Long

10st 13lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: N Dooly

Continues to struggle off this basement mark and no sign of an upturn in fortunes of late.

25/1

11th

21

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 7f 130y

16:52 Naas

Short Story Long

10st 13lb

J: Richard Condon

T: N Dooly

0-17 and has struggled for form since 2020; tailed off last week.

50/1

13th

13

23rd Mar 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:15 Cork

Short Story Long

10st 13lb

J: Sarah Kavanagh

T: N Dooly

Maiden placed only once from 16 starts over hurdles; best run was when third over 3m1f at Kilbeggan in 2020; blinkers tried now; very hard to fancy.

33/1

Form: 8808

Last run: 146 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

First reserve; went close in a point-to-point but shown little under Rules so far.

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0

7

27th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 47y

16:30 Sligo

Man Of The House

10st 6lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Nothing in his form over hurdles to suggest that he can make an impression on his first run over fences.

16/1

OUR TIP

Form: 9353RP

Last run: 114 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; point-to-point winner and couple of hurdle placings on decent ground earlier in the season would give cause for hope here.

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3

18th Mar 2024

Soft

3m 0f 60y

Class 5

17:00 Southwell

Camillas Choice

11st 12lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Gary Hanmer

Was quite exposed in Ireland but she was off the mark on second start for this yard, at Bangor in August (2m7f, good); has not fared as well in two runs on good to soft since, though, and nothing in her rules record as yet to suggest this slower ground will suit.

14/1

0

3

17th Jan 2024

Soft

3m 0f 60y

Class 5

15:55 Southwell

Camillas Choice

11st 12lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Gary Hanmer

held up in rear

16/1

Form: 12F0P7

Last run: 42 days

W: 11st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; blinkered first-time for Downpatrick win (2m5f, yielding to soft) last May and ran well at Wexford subsequently but recent form disappointing; needs to bounce back.

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6th

8

15th Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 1y

Class 5

15:05 Fakenham

Journey West

10st 3lb

J: Charlie Hammond

T: Max Young

1-21 over hurdles, the win coming at Down Royal (2m5f, yielding to soft) in May 2022; hasn't shown enough in five starts for this yard to suggest he will be doubling his tally.

20/1

6th

6

14th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 5f 164y

Class 5

16:20 Fontwell

Journey West

10st 2lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Max Young

Sole win from 20 starts came in first-time blinkers at Downpatrick (2m5f, yielding to soft) in May 2022; hasn't shown enough in his four starts for new yard to make much appeal.

66/1

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Payout
Exacta €996.00
Straight Forecast €703.90
Tricast €3560.00
Trifecta €6441.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Merry Moves

The Irish Sun:

Winnie Woodnutt

SPOTLIGHT:

Female Approach

RP Ratings (IRE):

Drimsree Lad