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18:40 Kilbeggan

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  • 2m 3f 100y
  • 17 runners
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Runners: 17 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £7.10
  • Place: £2.30

Form: -31U04 BF

Last run: 68 days

W: 11st 10lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Convincing Thurles win in November came off 96 but let down by his jumping twice afterwards; decent run back over hurdles on latest but needs to clean up his jumping (better ground may help).

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7th

2

10th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 1f 14y

Class 4

14:45 Kelso

Arctic Ambition

11st 13lb

J: Bruce Lynn

T: Paul Robson

A multiple winner in Ireland for Gordon Elliott but he ended his time there out of form and has been below his best both starts for his current yard, a never-dangerous fourth over 2m5f here on the latter occasion; more is required despite a falling mark.

8/1

4th

2

14th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 5f 133y

Class 4

13:50 Kelso

Arctic Ambition

11st 12lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Paul Robson

Three-time chase winner but struggled in the autumn on final two runs for Gordon Elliott and same story on recent stable debut at Haydock.

40/1

0

6

30th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 203y

Class 3

15:10 Haydock

Arctic Ambition

11st 2lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Paul Robson

in touch with leaders

20/1

11/2

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 0469P3 C

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Handicap hurdle winner here last May; struggled in beginners' chases when taking on high-quality opponents but took a definite step forward on last month's return to action at Thurles when visored; could make his presence felt here.

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2nd

7

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Huntingtown

11st 6lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: E J O’Grady

led

11/2

3rd

6

18th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 4f 118y

15:05 Thurles

Huntingtown

11st 6lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: E J O’Grady

prominent, went second after 4 out, made challenge before 2 out, ridden and outpaced approaching last, kept on and went third run-in

16/1

8

29th Dec 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 6f 120y

12:55 Limerick

Huntingtown

11st 7lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: E J O’Grady

prominent early, soon dropped to midfield, pushed along and weakened 3 out (usual 4 out), pulled up 2 out

14/1

10/1

  • Place: £2.50

Form: 704317 BF

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Off the mark hurdling in 2m5f Punchestown handicap in February (yielding) but never travelled when well held at Naas last month off 7lb higher; 5yo now goes chasing and interesting if he takes to it.

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3rd

8

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

The Connector

11st 4lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Michael Hourigan

midfield

10/1

7th

7

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 2f 190y

16:17 Naas

The Connector

11st 11lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Michael Hourigan

Gained a first win when stepped back up in trip at Punchestown last month; handles softer ground and the 7lb rise potentially negated by promising rider's 7lb claim; ought to go well.

4/1

1st

3

22nd Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 100y

16:35 Punchestown

The Connector

11st 11lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Michael Hourigan

in touch with leaders

7/2

Form: 30-PPP

Last run: 19 days

W: 10st 11lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Won Downpatrick maiden hunter chase two years ago (good) and fine handicap debut run over 3m at Navan in January 2022 but things have gone awry since, pulled up after never travelling at Downpatrick early this month after a long absence; blinkers now tried but can only be watched.

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9th

8

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:50 Downpatrick

Big Leg Up

10st 6lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

midfield

40/1

5

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Big Leg Up

11st 11lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J G Cosgrave

soon prominent, briefly went second after 3rd, joined leaders after 7th, pushed along when lost position after 5 out, reminders after 4 out, weakened before 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

8/1

4th

13

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Big Leg Up

10st 11lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J G Cosgrave

midfield, headway and prominent on inner 6th

20/1

Form: 4-075P D

Last run: 34 days

W: 10st 0lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; veteran hasn't scored since 2019; tumbling down the weights but still difficult to fancy; 6lb wrong.

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10th

11

28th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 2f 49y

16:50 Clonmel

Seskin Flyer

10st 1lb

J: Daniel King

T: Patrick Carey

Ended a lengthy losing run when getting a positive ride over 2m3f at Kilbeggan but below that level since, latterly behind Padraic's Choice at Downpatrick.

20/1

6th

8

28th Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 55y

16:55 Downpatrick

Seskin Flyer

10st 10lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Patrick Carey

Ended a lengthy losing run when getting a positive ride over 2m3f at Kilbeggan last month; failed to reproduce that form at Roscommon.

8/1

9th

15

8th Aug 2023

Heavy

2m 5f 57y

19:30 Roscommon

Seskin Flyer

10st 2lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Patrick Carey

Exposed 12yo who snapped a lengthy losing run when beating some of today's opposition under a positive ride at Kilbeggan (2m3f, soft); should be a factor once more off this 6lb higher mark.

9/2

Form: 294U41 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 13lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 108

Form & Verdict

Three wins over hurdles, all at Ballinrobe in 2021; several placings over fences before off the mark at 15th attempt last month with bold-jumping all-the-way success (first two clear) over 2m4f at Wexford on heavy; 5lb rise but track should suit similar tactics and better ground no problem; has to be respected.

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0

4

20th Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

16:00 Wexford

Oscer Romero

11st 0lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: P J Rothwell

Three wins over hurdles at Ballinrobe in 2021; won over 2m4f here in March on heavy and placed over 3m1f (good) at Limerick last time; one of hurdles wins was over 3m1f as well so this trip looks too sharp.

6/1

3rd

5

25th May 2023

Good

3m 1f 110y

20:30 Limerick

Oscer Romero

11st 6lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

Wexford handicap winner on heavy ground was held off this mark at Kilbeggan last time and needs more; handles this ground too.

10/1

6th

2

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Oscer Romero

11st 13lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

prominent, soon raced in second

6/1

Form: 149-PP

Last run: 41 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Dual hurdle winner (on heavy) ran a solid race on chasing debut at Clonmel last year but pulled up on both recent outings; hard to be confident in on handicap chase debut.

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5th

15

15th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

19:25 Killarney

Donnrua Dream

11st 6lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

Dual hurdle winner was poor in two novice chases before shaping with some promise on handicap debut at Kilbeggan; cheekpieces are tried now and is one to consider, especially if market strength.

8/1

15

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 7f 110y

20:00 Downpatrick

Donnrua Dream

11st 13lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Gavin Cromwell

Form: 307P26 BF

Last run: 39 days

W: 10st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Went close in good ground handicap hurdles last spring and much improved back on better ground, despite taking keen hold under inexperienced lady rider only collared after mistake last in 2m Thurles contest in February; didn't travel half as well when well held in similar event following month on soft; half-brother to Noble Yeats makes chasing debut now and ground should suit.

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3rd

9

26th May 2023

Good

2m 6f 0y

19:45 Limerick

Dylan Lombardy

11st 5lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

Maiden whose best runs have been on decent ground, including second in Thurles ladies handicap in February; chase effort latest was disappointing but respected back hurdling with ground to suit although untried over this far; non-runner here yesterday (7.00).

8/1

17

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Dylan Lombardy

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

Half-brother to Noble Yeats; failed to feature in his first handicap chase at Kilbeggan; placed in four of his 14 starts over hurdles, so should be capable of better; first reserve.

8th

10

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Dylan Lombardy

10st 12lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

towards rear

10/1

20/1

Form: 046808 D

Last run: 217 days

W: 11st 9lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 104

Form & Verdict

Both chase wins came some time ago; absent since September and hard to be confident in nowadays.

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5th

9

10th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 100y

19:20 Downpatrick

Ciankyle

11st 0lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: P Cluskey

soon chased clear leader, lost second 4th

25/1

12th

9

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 180y

18:40 Tramore

Ciankyle

11st 4lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: P Cluskey

Veteran on a long losing run and hard to fancy although drying ground would be in his favour.

14/1

5th

9

6th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 5f 110y

16:10 Downpatrick

Ciankyle

11st 4lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: P Cluskey

Veteran a winner here back in the day but hasn't won in nearly two years; opposable.

12/1

Form: 50/F-0

Last run: 176 days

W: 10st 12lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Promising sort early in career, became disappointing and after 404-day absence was well held at Clonmel in October when last seen; third attempt chasing and hard to fancy.

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7th

6

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Elusive Star

11st 11lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Michael Hourigan

soon midfield, not fluent 5th, in touch with leaders when not fluent 4 out, ridden after 3 out, kept on but no impression after 2 out

25/1

10th

11

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Elusive Star

10st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Michael Hourigan

towards rear, mistake 3rd

16/1

11th

10

27th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 3f 92y

14:20 Clonmel

Elusive Star

11st 4lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Michael Hourigan

Promising sort early in career, became disappointing and has been off for over a year; best watched.

25/1

OUR TIP

Form: 724523 BF

Last run: 15 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 109

Form & Verdict

A 20-race maiden over hurdles but promising start chasing when a clear second at Thurles last month (having travelled like a winner until mistake last); somewhat tame Clonmel effort since on heavy ground but worth consideration stepping into handicap company here.

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2

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 180y

18:10 Tramore

Gali Flight

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Philip Fenton

30-race maiden and then of those defeats have been over fences; didn't run badly last time in a handicap but wouldn't be the obvious answer to this.

8/1

7th

4

2nd Nov 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 2f 66y

13:30 Thurles

Gali Flight

11st 10lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Philip Fenton

prominent, went second and raced wide 8th, led when good jump 3 out, headed and weakened before last

14/1

0

6

7th Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 107y

15:05 Fairyhouse

Gali Flight

11st 2lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Philip Fenton

Long-standing maiden has been placed in three beginners' chases; wouldn't have been far away in Kilbeggan handicap in April when exiting at the last but well held in two subsequent handicaps including the race won by C'est Quelqu'un at Downpatrick last month.

12/1

Form: /89-U0

Last run: 160 days

W: 11st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 104

Form & Verdict

Let down by jumping on final two starts for Gavin Cromwell last autumn; blinkers tried on yard debut but hard to fancy.

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8

12th Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 154y

19:48 Roscommon

Quantatmental

10st 7lb

J: Corey McGivern

T: Cian Michael Collins

Won twice over 2m on good ground for Gavin Cromwell but latest of those was nearly four years ago; out of form over fences since returning from an absence last year; hard to fancy.

25/1

7th

3

25th May 2023

Good

2m 1f 160y

17:30 Limerick

Quantatmental

11st 13lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: Cian Michael Collins

Let down by jumping on final two starts for Gavin Cromwell; big price when pulled-up on stable debut at Kilbeggan last month; up against it.

25/1

5

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Quantatmental

11st 9lb

J: Denis O’Regan

T: Cian Michael Collins

prominent, mistake 5th, dropped to rear with one circuit to go

16/1

Form: 055678

Last run: 19 days

W: 10st 12lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

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12

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Park Hind

10st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

8th

8

2nd Apr 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 2f 165y

15:25 Downpatrick

Park Hind

10st 7lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

led, clear 2nd, much reduced lead 4th, pushed along and headed 2 out, weakened approaching last

12/1

7th

5

2nd Mar 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

15:50 Clonmel

Park Hind

11st 8lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

Twice placed over longer distances in the early part of the season for the late Andy Lynch; two outings for this stable suggest she has reasonable prospects of picking up a race at some stage.

10/1

Form: -00098

Last run: 5 days

W: 10st 8lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

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0

6

25th Aug 2023

Good

3m 1f 0y

18:45 Kilbeggan

Danegeld

11st 8lb

J: John Shinnick

T: J Morrison

A glimpse of promise in four chase starts but has been out of sorts in recent runs and isn't easily fancied.

28/1

15th

8

17th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 110y

19:49 Tramore

Danegeld

11st 5lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: J Morrison

Wins spaced between 2015 and 2022; out of sorts since the latter.

50/1

5

3rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 5f 50y

18:00 Tramore

Danegeld

11st 9lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: J Morrison

Tailed off in both handicap chase starts so far and struggled back over hurdles last time.

Form: 905599

Last run: 22 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

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16

19th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:43 Kilbeggan

Whip Whitaker

10st 13lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: John Patrick Ryan

15-race maiden; ran okay over fences on chase debut at Clonmel 10 days ago; each-way claims if he builds on that.

6/1

4th

8

9th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

2m 6f 169y

20:30 Clonmel

Whip Whitaker

11st 0lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: John Patrick Ryan

midfield

33/1

Form: 07PP00

Last run: 169 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

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3rd

20

23rd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:25 Tipperary

So Easy Way

10st 13lb

J: Daniel King

T: I Madden

Poor on last three hurdle starts and has to be primed on return from a break to score.

33/1

12th

17

11th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 130y

15:55 Galway

So Easy Way

10st 0lb

J: Daniel King

T: I Madden

Winner over fences; 0-13 over hurdles; out of his depth in a recent maiden run on the Flat.

33/1

10th

1

(3)

4th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 3f 140y

18:45 Roscommon

So Easy Way

10st 1lb

J: Daniel King

T: I Madden

towards rear of midfield

200/1

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Payout
Exacta €312.00
Straight Forecast €277.10
Tricast €1560.40
Trifecta €2518.00

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

Gali Flight

The Irish Sun:

The Connector

SPOTLIGHT:

Huntingtown

TOPSPEED:

Gali Flight

POSTDATA:

Gali Flight