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18:15 Downpatrick

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Quinn Estate Agents Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5221.24
  • 2m 2f 165y
  • 16 runners
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Quinn Estate Agents Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

5/2 (Won)

  • Win: £6.10
  • Place: £1.60

Form: 7482-

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Has 10l to find with Ring O Roses on a previous clash but does arrive here after an improved second at Ballinrobe (2m1f, soft) and going up again in trip should benefit; much respected.

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13th

7

28th Dec 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

12:40 Leopardstown

Ossifer Hops

11st 13lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Gordon Elliott

held up in rear

25/1

13/8

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 3-

Last run: 82 days

W: 10st 11lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Well-bred mare who looks to have a future judged on her third behind respected opposition at Navan (2m, good to yielding); had Ossifer Hops some 10l back that day; obvious contender.

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2nd

4

11th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:55 Cork

Ring O Roses

12st 0lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

Ballinrobe maiden win a year ago came on good ground; lightly raced since and entitled to come on for Fairyhouse comeback run at Easter; step up in trip should suit too.

10/1

9th

7

1st Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:05 Fairyhouse

Ring O Roses

11st 3lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Henry De Bromhead

Still looked raw when winning a maiden on good ground at Ballinrobe last May; first two handicap runs were more promising than her most recent one behind Petit King at Punchestown in December.

16/1

100/30

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 43322-

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Beaten 23l into third behind the high-class Impaire Et Passe at Naas in December; has continued to run well in Britain and he's one of the better options here.

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3rd

1

8th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 164y

Class 4

17:40 Fontwell

Artiste DAinay

11st 4lb

J: Mr Jack Andrews

T: T Ellis

chased clear leader

7/2

2nd

1

27th May 2023

Good

2m 6f 31y

Class 4

13:40 Cartmel

Artiste DAinay

11st 4lb

J: Daryl Jacob

T: S R B Crawford

chased clear leader, hit 7th, pressed leader going best after 2 out, not fluent last, soon ridden, no extra final 110yds

9/4

Form: 4217-

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Navan bumper winner who was beaten about 8l after fading on his hurdling debut at Perth (2m4f); penalty is no help in a race of this nature.

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0

1

15th Sep 2023

Good

2m 1f 165y

14:50 Downpatrick

Invictus World

12st 0lb

J: Mr N McParlan

T: Gerald Stephen Quinn

Career best when fourth of 14 on handicap debut a fortnight ago; yard in form and entitled to progress; one for the shortlist.

6/1

4th

2

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 190y

17:30 Down Royal

Invictus World

12st 0lb

J: Mr N McParlan

T: Gerald Stephen Quinn

Navan bumper winner off the mark hurdling at third attempt when tongue-tied in 2m6f Downpatrick maiden last month, making all (second has run well since off 106 in handicap); interesting now sent handicapping, not sure drop in trip will suit though.

13/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Runner-up in his latest point but 0-5 in that scene and a hood goes on for rules debut; others preferred.

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9th

7

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:10 Naas

El Champo

11st 1lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

soon disputed lead on inner, led narrowly after 3rd, not fluent 4th, headed before 4 out, weakened after 3 out, tailed off

14/1

Form: 65600-

Last run: 136 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Well beaten off low marks in two handicaps and doesn't look up to winning a maiden.

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6th

12

13th Jul 2023

Yielding

2m 1f 165y

15:50 Downpatrick

Maxios Show

10st 12lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Gary McGill

towards rear of midfield, pushed along and headway 2 out, ridden and kept on run-in, not reach leaders

25/1

15th

14

23rd May 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 180y

15:45 Punchestown

Maxios Show

11st 1lb

J: Mr O McGill

T: Gary McGill

Outclassed in a maiden last time but was uncompetitive in his two handicaps prior to that.

33/1

6th

7

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 165y

18:15 Downpatrick

Maxios Show

11st 4lb

J: Mr O McGill

T: Gary McGill

towards rear

100/1

Form: 09200-

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 112

Form & Verdict

1m4f maiden winner; easily the best of his maiden efforts over hurdles is his second at Punchestown in January (2m, heavy); worryingly below that level since and others are more likely winners of this.

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7th

3

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 165y

18:15 Downpatrick

Stellium

11st 12lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: M C Grassick

pushed along early, soon disputed lead, led after 2nd, headed and ridden 2 out

25/1

14th

15

9th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:25 Fairyhouse

Stellium

11st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: M C Grassick

led, ridden when headed and weakened quickly before 2 out

12/1

10th

17

30th Jan 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:47 Punchestown

Stellium

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: M C Grassick

led, headed and prominent 5 out

8/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 6lb

4 yo Colt

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Form & Verdict

6f novice winner in Britain for Tim Easterby; last year never went to plan (handicaps from 1m to 1m4f) and was sold on for only 1,500gns; not that appealing on this switch to hurdling.

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8th

4

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 165y

18:15 Downpatrick

Flippin Eck

11st 6lb

J: Mr D McGill

T: Gary McGill

towards rear

100/1

8th

9

(7)

14th Jun 2022

Good

1m 0f 100y

Class 5

18:45 Beverley

Flippin Eck

9st 0lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Tim Easterby

tracked leaders, pushed along 3f out, soon ridden, held when bit short of room over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

25/1

Form: 25090-

Last run: 36 days

W: 10st 11lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Mild promise in bumpers; tailed off when a 100-1 chance on hurdling debut at Naas.

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3rd

10

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:20 Fairyhouse

Mikita

10st 13lb

J: James Smith

T: Matthew J Smith

in touch with leaders early, not fluent 3rd, left in second when hampered by faller 5th, not fluent 3 out, lost second home turn, soon no extra, weakening when mistake last

50/1

Form: 98-

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Modest pointer and would appear to be going the same way under rules; one for low-grade handicaps.

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0

18

12th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 7f 194y

15:00 Punchestown

Our Jervis

10st 13lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: Noel C Kelly

Downpatrick handicap debut over the summer (tongue tie/cheekpieces) mildly encouraging but two efforts since don't inspire confidence.

20/1

10th

15

10th Nov 2023

Soft

3m 0f 30y

12:52 Down Royal

Our Jervis

11st 0lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: Noel C Kelly

towards rear of midfield early, towards rear before 3 out, no impression when hampered by faller 3 out

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

4,000euros 3yo; fourth foal; dam unraced half-sister to winners Texas Jack (bumper and smart 2m3f-3m1f hurdle/chase), Show's Over (2m-2m6f hurdle/chase), Drumconvis (useful 2m3f-3m hurdle/chase) and Sinatra Bar (2m4f hurdle); bred to win races and market can guide.

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No Results Found

Form: 346P4-

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 107

Form & Verdict

The winner of a low-grade 1m4f Curragh handicap; 0-8 over hurdles and always likely to be vulnerable whilst kept to maiden company.

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1

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 165y

18:15 Downpatrick

Arcland

11st 12lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: H Rogers

midfield, fell 3 out

16/1

4th

1

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 50y

17:10 Kilbeggan

Arcland

11st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: H Rogers

prominent, slightly hampered 1st, went third halfway, went second before 2 out, outpaced and lost second after 2 out, soon ridden, no extra approaching last, lost third final 110yds

9/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

8,000euros 3yo; second foal; half-brother to point winner Lady Samson; dam unraced half-sister to 1m7f-2m1f Flat and 2m-2m4f hurdle/chase winner Astaragood; one of two newcomers for the yard.

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10th

9

2nd Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 120y

18:20 Tramore

Parish Rivals

10st 13lb

J: Alix Balfe

T: Gavin Cromwell

In contention when unseating on debut at Downpatrick last month on debut; well beaten at Tipperary subsequently and might be of more interest when getting a mark.

66/1

6th

12

18th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

17:00 Tipperary

Parish Rivals

10st 13lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Gavin Cromwell

Badly hampered and unseated rider three out on debut at Downpatrick; 33-1 on that occasion, unlikely to be fancied here.

33/1

11

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 165y

18:15 Downpatrick

Parish Rivals

10st 12lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Gavin Cromwell

in rear, not fluent 1st, headway into midfield 4 out, badly hampered by faller and unseated 3 out

7/1

Form: 07-

Last run: 96 days

W: 10st 11lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Reserve; down the field in two bumpers and best watched for now.

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7th

13

3rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 5f 120y

19:30 Tramore

Myfiabellaevard

11st 5lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: John C McConnell

Tailed off in three starts at big odds so far.

100/1

7th

12

19th May 2023

Good

2m 2f 165y

17:00 Downpatrick

Myfiabellaevard

10st 11lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: John C McConnell

Beaten a long way in two bumpers and can't be fancied.

100/1

15

5th May 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 165y

18:15 Downpatrick

Myfiabellaevard

10st 11lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: John C McConnell

Reserve; down the field in two bumpers and best watched for now.

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Reserve; Getaway half-brother to 2m4f hurdle winner Little Actress; dam unraced half-sister to 1m2f/2m Flat and high-class 2m-2m3f hurdle winner Iktitaf; interesting on paper.

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6th

4

26th Dec 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 1f 0y

15:08 Down Royal

Pay The Tab

12st 0lb

J: Mr F D Brickley

T: Gordon Elliott

Pulled up on hurdling debut so perhaps wise to switch to bumper latest when 25s third here, race won by stablemate of Fast Felix; can race lazily and likely has more to give for top trainer.

6/1

3rd

8

11th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 190y

16:00 Down Royal

Pay The Tab

12st 0lb

J: Mr F D Brickley

T: Gordon Elliott

Did not show much enthusiasm in a Downpatrick maiden hurdle last month; transformation needed.

50/1

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Non-runners

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Payout
Exacta €186.00
Straight Forecast €110.30
Trifecta €336.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Ring O Roses

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Ossifer Hops

The Irish Sun:

Ring O Roses