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  • Prize money: £6004.42
  • 2m 4f 0y
  • 21 runners
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Runners: 21 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

25/1 (Won)

  • Win: £27.90
  • Place: £5.70

Form: 59/09-

Last run: 79 days

W: 11st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Some worthwhile bumper and maiden hurdle form early last year; soundly beaten twice this season and tried in a visor here on his handicap bow; not discounted.

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Verdict Starting price

14th

8

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:00 Fairyhouse

Ceroc

11st 3lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: E J O’Grady

Progressive last May, winning handicaps at Cork and Wexford on yielding; erratic behaviour at Killarney both outings afterwards was concerning; back from seven months absence and probably wants better ground.

20/1

4th

7

26th Aug 2023

Good

2m 6f 80y

15:40 Killarney

Ceroc

10st 7lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: E J O’Grady

led, headed and raced in second after 2nd, led again 8th, headed after 3 out, weakened from 2 out

9/2

8/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 25P/1-

Last run: 337 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 115

Form & Verdict

Displayed some very decent handicap form before landing a Down Royal maiden hurdle last June; off for 11 months and should be competitive off this mark if fir enough to do himself justice.

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7th

2

2nd Jul 2023

Good To Soft

2m 1f 46y

Class 2

14:40 Cartmel

Banks Boy

11st 0lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

in rear, awkward jump 1st

9/2

2nd

1

6th May 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:33 Cork

Banks Boy

12st 0lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

in touch with leaders, smooth headway and prominent 3 out, went second last, ridden disputing lead run-in, kept on, went clear with winner towards finish

8/1

1st

6

3rd Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 100y

17:25 Down Royal

Banks Boy

11st 4lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

held up in behind leaders, pressed leaders when jumped slightly left 3 out, went second before 2 out, nudged along when every chance after 2 out, ridden and hung right and no extra run-in, always held

11/8

6/1

  • Place: £1.60

Form: 80701- C

Last run: 26 days

W: 10st 12lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Came roaring back to form when getting up late to land a 2m handicap hurdle here last month; step up in trip should suit and another bold showing looks likely.

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6th

4

23rd Jan 2024

Yielding To Soft

2m 1f 33y

13:45 Down Royal

Skinnider

11st 7lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Martin Hassett

Won at Cork last April off 7lb lower but has been below that level last twice and needs to return to her best.

11/1

8th

29

28th Dec 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

12:40 Leopardstown

Skinnider

10st 12lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Martin Hassett

midfield

6th

8

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 185y

14:45 Cork

Skinnider

10st 12lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Martin Hassett

Big price when beating today's rival McGrath From Clune over C&D in April; showed that was not a fluke whn third over 2m4f here in May; absent since then.

8/1

14/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 00349- D

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 0lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Dual winner on soft ground at Fairyhouse last year; good fourth to Miss Tempo at Naas and reasonable effort at Fairyhouse last time; respected.

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4th

15

6th May 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:33 Cork

Memory Of Youth

11st 0lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Mrs Denise Foster

midfield, good headway and prominent towards far side 3 out, ridden approaching last, no extra inside final 110yds

14/1

9th

22

10th Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 155y

15:15 Fairyhouse

Memory Of Youth

10st 0lb

J: L P Dempsey

T: Mrs Denise Foster

soon midfield, ridden after 3 out, no extra before 2 out

50/1

4th

3

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 2f 190y

16:17 Naas

Memory Of Youth

11st 13lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Mrs Denise Foster

Won a pair of handicap hurdles at Fairyhouse last season; put a couple of lesser efforts behind her when third of 16 at Fairyhouse last time; probably needs further than this though.

12/1

Form: 21270- D

Last run: 63 days

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 111

Form & Verdict

Decent form on good ground in the first half of the season, notably Roscommon maiden win over this trip; couple of disappointing handicap efforts more recently raise question marks.

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9th

12

1st May 2024

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 58y

14:30 Punchestown

Mister Beeton

11st 9lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: Shane Nolan

Most recent win was in a staying handicap hurdle here in June; off for six months after a poor run at Listowel and well beaten at Cork last month; cheekpieces tried and ground in his favour but has it to do.

50/1

13th

2

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:58 Cork

Mister Beeton

12st 2lb

J: Tom Harney

T: Shane Nolan

Won from 8lb lower at Punchestown last summer and only found one too good at Ballinrobe in follow up bid; below form at Listowel last time and has to prove he's as good on this ground; off 183 days.

22/1

0

8

20th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

15:15 Listowel

Mister Beeton

11st 0lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Shane Nolan

Won at Punchestown over this trip before a fine run in defeat at Ballinrobe over a bit further; should go well even though he is up 2lb; best form on good ground.

7/1

Form: P4240-

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 109

Form & Verdict

Jumping failed to hold up at Punchestown last week, but produced a trio of solid handicap efforts prior to that; has not produced her best over this trip so far and has that question to answer but has the ability.

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6th

8

9th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 110y

18:10 Tipperary

Itsallabouteve

11st 5lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Brendan Maurice Walsh

midfield, some headway before 2 out, kept on run-in, not pace to challenge

14/1

11th

1

21st Apr 2024

Soft

1m 7f 110y

16:50 Tramore

Itsallabouteve

12st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Brendan Maurice Walsh

led, headed but pressed leader 6th

16/1

5th

1

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 1f 192y

13:55 Thurles

Itsallabouteve

11st 7lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Brendan Maurice Walsh

towards rear throughout, brief headway after 2 out, soon no impression

10/1

Form: 521/0-

Last run: 62 days

W: 11st 5lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 106

Form & Verdict

Landed a 3m handicap hurdle at Tipperary 19 months ago; didn't run badly after 17 months off in a handicap hurdle at Leopardstown in March; should come on for that but others look more likely.

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7th

11

6th May 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:33 Cork

Rambling Rose

11st 5lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Stephen Ryan

midfield, pushed along and some headway before 2 out, ridden approaching last, no impression run-in

33/1

11th

7

5th Mar 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:45 Leopardstown

Rambling Rose

11st 8lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Stephen Ryan

Landed a handicap hurdle in very good style at Tipperary 17 months ago and not seen since; 8lb higher and certainly of interest if fit enough to do herself justice.

14/1

1st

8

3rd Oct 2021

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

13:40 Tipperary

Rambling Rose

11st 5lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Stephen Ryan

Ballinrobe bumper winner last year; promising handicap debut at Navan over 2m6f two weeks ago; up 1lb.

8/1

Form: 7/654- BF

Last run: 54 days

W: 10st 11lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; behind Monza Man at Thurles last time; others preferred.

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7th

7

25th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:05 Gowran Park

Young Darleen

11st 10lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: R P Cody

Winning pointer and narrowly beaten in a Wexford maiden hurdle; hooded and shaped like needing the run in a 2m3f Naas handicap hurdle two weeks ago; should be spot on for this.

7/1

7th

8

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 24y

15:12 Naas

Young Darleen

11st 3lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: R P Cody

Fairly consistent in maiden hurdles in the spring and summer of last year, including when touched off in a 2m4f mares contest at Wexford in May; not seen since a below par effort at Kilbeggan in June; hooded here and probably best watched but worth a market check.

12/1

4th

14

4th Jun 2023

Good

2m 2f 59y

14:20 Kilbeggan

Young Darleen

11st 5lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: R P Cody

Point winner at Dromahane in December 2021; has shown a fair standard for form since joining this stable last winter; recent second in 2m4f maiden at Wexford provides plenty of encouragement, since the winner was a Willie Mullins-trained odds-on shot who had been running in Grade 1 races.

5/2

Form: /5598-

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 103

Form & Verdict

Ran better than her finishing position in a 2m3f mares handicap hurdle at Kilbeggan last month; should be worth a market check.

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12th

11

27th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:37 Limerick

All Walks Of Life

10st 11lb

J: Anna McGuinness

T: Michael Hourigan

Has shown some ability in a bumper and in maiden hurdles but disappointing since tackling handicaps; cheekpieces replace the hood worn last time; looks capable of better.

11/1

Form: 05PP7-

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 113

Form & Verdict

Had lost his way for Gordon Elliott but ran his best race for some time on his stable debut when beaten just less than six lengths in a very competitive handicap hurdle at Punchestown last week; will go close with a repeat.

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4th

3

14th Jul 2023

Good

3m 1f 0y

19:20 Kilbeggan

Doctor Churchill

11st 12lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: C W J Farrell

Has been disappointing on his last two starts over hurdles and has to find major improvement in cheekpieces on chasing debut.

25/1

8th

3

11th Jun 2023

Good

2m 3f 130y

16:00 Punchestown

Doctor Churchill

11st 10lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: C W J Farrell

in rear

10/1

Form: 90473- C

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Won a 2m handicap hurdle here last year; good effort when a close third in a Tramore handicap last month over this trip; should go well.

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9th

4

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 160y

17:10 Tramore

Garcon Doux

11st 12lb

J: Niall Moore

T: Philip Fenton

Sole win (Cork) came in testing conditions and good second at this meeting last year over 2m4f; may need this comeback run although yard among the winners of late.

12/1

Form: 60459-

Last run: 27 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 113

Form & Verdict

Off the track for a year and has struggled to find his best form this year; others appeal much more.

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6th

3

27th Jul 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

19:35 Limerick

Junior Alliance

11st 11lb

J: E Walsh

T: Thomas Gibney

Seems to have found his level ratings-wise having run a lot better in two of his last three starts; 3m seems fine and should handle the conditions.

8/1

5th

15

8th Jul 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

20:00 Bellewstown

Junior Alliance

10st 10lb

J: E Walsh

T: Thomas Gibney

Signs more encouraging since coming down the weights, especially when fourth at Wexford (3m) on his penultimate run; Sligo's extended 3m1f perhaps a stretch last time.

16/1

7th

1

13th Jun 2023

Good

3m 1f 96y

19:43 Sligo

Junior Alliance

12st 4lb

J: Mr D McGill

T: Thomas Gibney

took keen hold, prominent, led 2nd, headed and raced in second 3rd

8/1

Form: 44032- D

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 11lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 112

Form & Verdict

Mostly campaigned over fences of late with some good placed efforts; touched off in a handicap hurdle at Punchestown in November; rarely runs a bad race and capable of getting into the shake-up.

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3rd

2

22nd Oct 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 92y

15:05 Limerick

Halsafari

11st 7lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Andrew Slattery

Infrequent winner but ran loads of good races chasing/hurdling last winter including first time out and ground no issue; new trainer fits a tongue-tie.

10/1

10th

4

11th Jun 2023

Good

2m 3f 130y

16:00 Punchestown

Halsafari

11st 6lb

J: Sarah Kavanagh

T: Michael J Bowe

in touch with leaders

8/1

2

3rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 5f 120y

20:00 Tramore

Halsafari

11st 13lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Michael J Bowe

14/1

Form: /9707-

Last run: 63 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 115

Form & Verdict

Navan maiden hurdle two years ago; contested competitive handicaps since returning from 11 months off which gives him an each-way chance.

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13th

9

11th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:55 Cork

Cotteemcavennigoal

11st 10lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Shane Crawley

Quite lightly raced 9yo has struggled in handicaps so far and probably best watched after a year's absence.

33/1

14th

2

6th May 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:33 Cork

Cotteemcavennigoal

12st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Shane Crawley

prominent on inner, pushed along before 3 out, weakened before 2 out

12/1

7th

1

4th Mar 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:10 Navan

Cotteemcavennigoal

12st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Shane Crawley

Ordinary form this season; perhaps worth bearing in mind that his best form has been at this venue; 2m maiden winner in March 2021 and a head second in a 2m handicap here later that year.

16/1

10/1

Form: 41443/ BF

Last run: 529 days

W: 11st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 114

Form & Verdict

Ballinrobe maiden hurdle winner in 2021 and ran okay in novice company afterwards; fair run in a Gowran Flat handicap last month after 16 months off; worth a market check.

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6th

6

7th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 180y

15:32 Clonmel

Kendancer

11st 12lb

J: Ryan Treacy

T: C Byrnes

Has a record of 1-14 over hurdles and is rated 111 in that sphere; didn't jump well on last month's chasing debut at Cork and probably best watched for now.

16/1

Form: 0/862-

Last run: 54 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 109

Form & Verdict

Improved form when second to a stable companion in a Thurles maiden hurdle in March; handicap debut here with the stable among the winners and could go well.

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16th

9

6th May 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:33 Cork

Monza Man

11st 8lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: Timothy Doyle

towards rear throughout

14/1

2nd

5

13th Mar 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 218y

15:40 Thurles

Monza Man

11st 12lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Timothy Doyle

towards rear, headway from 3 out, ridden and went third approaching last, went second and made challenge run-in, held towards finish

12/1

Form: P709P-

Last run: 172 days

W: 10st 12lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

First reserve; 2m7f handicap hurdle winner; not seen since pulling up in a handicap chase at Fairyhouse in November; others preferred.

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10th

9

9th May 2024

Yielding

3m 0f 0y

17:40 Tipperary

Fill The Tank

11st 10lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Aengus King

Won two staying handicap hurdles last year on softish ground, the latest (narrowly) off 5lb lower; drier conditions won't faze him and might be better for a break.

20/1

0

5

28th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

15:15 Limerick

Fill The Tank

11st 7lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Aengus King

prominent

7/1

Form: PP0F0-

Last run: 16 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict

13-race maiden, although looked like getting involved in a Navan handicap in March; well beaten over 2m7f at Kilbeggan last month; not without a chance at his best.

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12th

3

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 2f 185y

17:20 Downpatrick

Simply Shabra

11st 11lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Anthony McCann

Off the mark at the 19th attempt under rules at Naas in January before finishing tailed off in a novice chase; distant sixth back at Naas last time from his new mark and his inconsistency makes him hard to fancy.

20/1

Form: 7568U-

Last run: 207 days

W: 10st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Bits and pieces of form; not seen since unseating in a handicap hurdle at Punchestown in October; others preferred.

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12th

1

16th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 5f 120y

17:05 Navan

Hidalgo Des Mottes

12st 0lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Eoin Griffin

String of consistent efforts on goodish ground this summer but yet to get head in front; went closest over 2m4f at Bellewstown but wasn't beaten far when fourth over 2m7f at Roscommon last month.

15/2

3rd

8

17th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 110y

19:19 Tramore

Hidalgo Des Mottes

11st 0lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Eoin Griffin

Really consistent, unlike most of these, but also anomalous in he's 0-12; possibly not altogether straightforward (cheekpieces retained) but everything looks in place for a big run off the likely pace; yard among winners.

4/1

4th

5

8th Aug 2023

Soft

2m 7f 130y

18:30 Roscommon

Hidalgo Des Mottes

11st 8lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Eoin Griffin

took keen hold, midfield, headway 2 out, disputing second when hung left approaching last, kept on

7/1

OUR TIP

Form: 21/69- D

Last run: 16 days

W: 10st 12lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; Clonmel maiden hurdle winner a year ago; not beaten far after almost a year off at Kilbeggan last month; probably better to come.

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8th

10

14th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:25 Cork

Fanoir

11st 4lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: Conor O’Dwyer

Clonmel maiden hurdle winner last year at this trip and was returning from near year's absence when well held at Kilbeggan in April (hampered by retreating rival); runs well fresh so lack of a recent run not a concern.

16/1

20

6th May 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

15:33 Cork

Fanoir

10st 12lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Conor O’Dwyer

Second reserve; Clonmel maiden hurdle winner a year ago; not beaten far after almost a year off at Kilbeggan last month; probably better to come.

9th

4

20th Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 0y

17:50 Kilbeggan

Fanoir

11st 12lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: Conor O’Dwyer

towards rear

14/1

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Non-runners

Miss Tempo, Hidalgo Des Mottes, Fanoir

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €2416.00
Straight Forecast €1562.30
Tricast €7768.10
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Garcon Doux

SPOTLIGHT:

Skinnider

The Irish Sun:

Banks Boy

POSTDATA:

Miss Tempo

TOPSPEED:

Halsafari