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Supermac’s Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 2m 5f 30y
  • 18 runners
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Supermac’s Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 18 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

11/4 (Won)

  • Win: £3.30
  • Place: £1.50

Form: 683-

Last run: 52 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 111

Form & Verdict

Showed improved form at Gowran last time on third maiden hurdle start, keeping on over 2m; the step up to this trip should suit and is one for the shortlist.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

13

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:18 Ballinrobe

Showurappreciation

11st 4lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: Jonathan Sweeney

midfield early, mistake and lost ground when pushed along briefly 1st, headway after 3 out, in touch with leaders when pushed along after 2 out, ridden and ran on after last, led towards finish, won going away

11/4

3rd

8

11th Mar 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Gowran Park

Showurappreciation

11st 12lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Jonathan Sweeney

in touch with leaders

8/1

8th

16

29th Jan 2023

Soft

2m 3f 0y

15:17 Naas

Showurappreciation

11st 12lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Jonathan Sweeney

Flat pedigree; showed ability on debut over 2m at Cork and is worth a look for future reference; similar profile to Canal End in the same colours.

14/1

14/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 85878-

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Has shown some ability in maiden hurdles and novice chases but isn't progressive and will have to find improvement to score.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

1

5th Feb 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 198y

14:50 Punchestown

All For Rachel

11st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Oliver McKiernan

in touch with leaders

4/1

3/1

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 34625-

Last run: 51 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Solid debut in a bumper at this meeting last year and has run well in maiden hurdles up to 3m several times since; ground versatile and can go close with cheekpieces added.

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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

3

9th May 2024

Yielding

2m 7f 80y

18:40 Tipperary

Easy Fella

11st 12lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

jumped well, held up in rear, headway 5th, pressed leader 11th, led before 5 out, pushed along and went clear before 2 out, eased run-in, impressive

5/2

2nd

1

21st Jan 2024

Yielding

2m 6f 110y

14:45 Thurles

Easy Fella

11st 10lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

Had picked up plenty of hurdling experience, including a second behind What Path at Tipperary before winning a Punchestown maiden last June; second to a well-handicapped rival in a 3m event at Bellewstown in July; formerly with Ray Cody, made a good start for this stable when beating subsequent handicap winner Mint Boy over 2m7f here five weeks ago.

4/1

Form: 62343-

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 111

Form & Verdict

Has gone close a number of times in maiden and handicap hurdles up to 3m; solid run off mark of 111 in a 2m handicap at Limerick last time and stepping back up in trip will suit; major player.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

2

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 74y

15:05 Thurles

Friends N Commerce

11st 12lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

led, headed and raced in second after 3rd, lost second last, rallied and went second again run-in, no match for winner

20/1

5th

1

15th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 73y

14:25 Punchestown

Friends N Commerce

12st 0lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

raced wide, prominent, joined leader before 3 out, bumped before 2 out

12/1

4th

7

27th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:37 Limerick

Friends N Commerce

11st 7lb

J: Miss L Costello

T: Patrick G Kelly

One of two runners for these connections; maiden has run creditably at times over hurdles and fences, including several times at this track; poor on handicap chase debut last time but could bounce back reverting to hurdles.

10/1

Form: 75446-

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 111

Form & Verdict

Useful winner on the Flat and has run well several times in maiden hurdles; seems ground versatile and is one to consider, though his winners' penalty makes life tougher.

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No Results Found

Form: 0/PPP-

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Pulled-up in three maiden hurdles for former yard and can't be fancied.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2

12th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 60y

Class 5

14:45 Southwell

Policy Breaker

11st 13lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Paul John Gilligan

Irish raider; unplaced all seven hurdling starts, most recently when pulled up on handicap debut just eight days ago; makes chasing debut with a lot to prove but is still worth a glance in the betting; cheekpieces removed after one use.

14/1

4

4th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 95y

15:20 Kilbeggan

Policy Breaker

11st 7lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Paul John Gilligan

Beaten in the region of 30l in three maidens last month, so wasn't disgraced at all, and headgear on for handicap bow.

16/1

18

30th May 2023

Good

2m 6f 13y

19:30 Ballinrobe

Policy Breaker

11st 7lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Paul John Gilligan

Form: 00-

Last run: 80 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Tailed-off in two maiden hurdles and can't be fancied even with cheekpieces tried.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

11th

5

10th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 7f 191y

19:43 Roscommon

Asatisfiedmind

11st 7lb

J: Tom Harney

T: Denis W Cullen

midfield, slow jump 1st

25/1

1

11th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

14:15 Punchestown

Asatisfiedmind

11st 12lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: Denis W Cullen

held up in last, niggled along briefly after 2nd, pushed along briefly after 6th, bad mistake and fell 7th

100/1

16

30th May 2023

Good

2m 6f 13y

19:30 Ballinrobe

Asatisfiedmind

11st 7lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: Denis W Cullen

Form: 78P00-

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Showed some ability in bumpers and only beaten 10l in a Wexford maiden hurdle; below that last time and will be of more interest in handicaps.

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No Results Found

Form: 9/P/

Last run: 772 days

W: 11st 12lb

10 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Poor on the Flat nowadays and can't be fancied on third hurdle start.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

16th

16

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

True Companion

11st 5lb

J: Alan King

T: John J Cullen

Won twice on the Flat in his younger days; limited hurdling experience and has shown little; lacks a recent run.

33/1

9th

2

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:18 Ballinrobe

True Companion

11st 12lb

J: Alan King

T: John J Cullen

Poor on the Flat nowadays and can't be fancied on third hurdle start.

100/1

13th

14

(5)

26th Mar 2023

Heavy

0m 5f 205y

13:00 Naas

True Companion

8st 7lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: John J Cullen

slowly into stride, always towards rear, pushed along after 1f, reminders before halfway, weakened over 2f out

100/1

Form: 5/0-

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 4lb

9 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Point' winner in 2019 has only run twice over hurdles since and can't be fancied on those efforts.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

10th

12

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:18 Ballinrobe

Rainbow Chaser

11st 4lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Luke Comer

Point' winner in 2019 has only run twice over hurdles since and can't be fancied on those efforts.

100/1

17th

15

8th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:10 Fairyhouse

Rainbow Chaser

11st 12lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Luke Comer

Won a point at the fourth attempt but was too keen on Rules debut at Ballinrobe when last seen; off 683 days and probably best watched on yard debut.

100/1

Form: 99/00-

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Modest in bumpers and well beaten in two maiden hurdles; handicaps will suit better.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

11th

10

6th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 0y

20:00 Tipperary

Up The Club

11st 3lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: D E Fitzgerald

midfield, badly hampered 7th

20/1

17

19th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:10 Kilbeggan

Up The Club

11st 3lb

J: Robbie Geoghegan

T: D E Fitzgerald

First reserve; missed all of 2022 and tailed off in four starts this term; best watched.

8th

9

26th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:15 Limerick

Up The Club

11st 5lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: D E Fitzgerald

midfield

66/1

Form: 60544-

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Second runner for yard; a glimpse of ability in bumpers but showed much more in maiden hurdles at Limerick (2m5f) and here over 2m2f lately; should be involved again.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

12

19th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 91y

19:37 Ballinrobe

Trackman Tommy

11st 5lb

J: Miss L Costello

T: Patrick G Kelly

towards rear, not fluent 2nd, headway 4 out, headway into midfield after 4 out

33/1

4

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 70y

17:08 Cork

Trackman Tommy

11st 12lb

J: Charlotta Ericsson

T: Patrick G Kelly

held up in rear on inner early, in touch with leaders and 7 lengths down when mistake and unseated 10th

20/1

7th

5

15th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 73y

14:25 Punchestown

Trackman Tommy

11st 4lb

J: Ms E C Costello

T: Patrick G Kelly

Ran okay in a couple of maiden hurdles last spring; soundly beaten on his handicap debut at Limerick last time and others preferred.

33/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Well-bred and represents respected connections but has shown little in points and is blinkered on rules debut.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

8th

1

18th Aug 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

19:53 Tramore

Crouching Tiger

12st 0lb

J: Mr T B Merrigan

T: S Curling

Half-brother to bumper winner and high-class hurdler/chaser Champ has shown little trace of ability in point-to-points and when tailed off on rules debut in Ballinrobe maiden hurdle in May.

33/1

13th

6

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:18 Ballinrobe

Crouching Tiger

11st 4lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: S Curling

Well-bred and represents respected connections but has shown little in points and is blinkered on rules debut.

25/1

Form: P-

Last run: 69 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Pulled-up on hurdling debut in February and can't be fancied.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

0

15

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:15 Cork

Didyouseethelight

10st 12lb

J: Daniel King

T: Miss J M Lee

Nothing so far at huge prices in maidens, impossible to make a case for on handicap debut.

25/1

7th

2

12th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Tramore

Didyouseethelight

11st 12lb

J: Daniel King

T: Miss J M Lee

Nothing so far at huge prices.

40/1

OUR TIP

Form: 00-

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Beaten a long way in two maiden hurdles and handicaps will suit better in time.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

13

15th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 3f 0y

15:10 Cork

Aldworth Court

11st 2lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: Niall O’Flynn

Nothing in maidens and, after five months off, same story on handicap debut at Killarney.

50/1

9th

10

1st Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

14:30 Killarney

Aldworth Court

10st 13lb

J: Seamus Cronin

T: Niall O’Flynn

Out the back in three maidens and makes handicap bow after five months off.

25/1

15th

3

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:18 Ballinrobe

Aldworth Court

11st 4lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Niall O’Flynn

Beaten a long way in two maiden hurdles and handicaps will suit better in time.

66/1

Form: 4- BF

Last run: 23 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; was sold for 100,000GBP after finishing second in a point' last year; disappointing as 6/4 fav' in a Cork bumper on debut for this yard but can improve from that and would have to be seriously considered if getting a run.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

9

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 180y

17:05 Downpatrick

The Ballyline Man

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W P Mullins

midfield

7/2

17

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:18 Ballinrobe

The Ballyline Man

11st 4lb

J: Jack Foley

T: W P Mullins

Second reserve; was sold for 100,000GBP after finishing second in a point' last year; disappointing as 6/4 fav' in a Cork bumper on debut for this yard but can improve from that and would have to be seriously considered if getting a run.

4th

7

9th Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 0y

17:15 Cork

The Ballyline Man

12st 0lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: W P Mullins

prominent, soon raced in second

11/8

Form: 38-

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 11lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; not beaten far in mares' bumpers at Limerick and Tipperary recently but will have to improve plenty to take this.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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7th

10

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 180y

17:05 Downpatrick

Impulse

11st 5lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Liam G O’Brien

in touch with leaders

20/1

18

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:18 Ballinrobe

Impulse

10st 11lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Liam G O’Brien

Third reserve; not beaten far in mares' bumpers at Limerick and Tipperary recently but will have to improve plenty to take this.

8th

7

18th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 4f 45y

17:35 Tipperary

Impulse

11st 11lb

J: Mr Finian Maguire

T: Liam G O’Brien

Poor form in two points but positives to take from her third at Limerick (2m3f, soft) when only 11l away; that entitles her to respect.

8/1

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Non-runners

Pipers Boreen, The Ballyline Man, Impulse

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Payout
Exacta €244.00
Straight Forecast €204.80
Trifecta €744.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Friends N Commerce

TOPSPEED:

Trackman Tommy

The Irish Sun:

Easy Fella

RP Ratings (IRE):

Friends N Commerce

POSTDATA:

Friends N Commerce