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Irish Stallion Farms EBF Median Auction Maiden

  • Prize money: £10442.48
  • 1m 2f 94y
  • 12 runners
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Irish Stallion Farms EBF Median Auction Maiden

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.40
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 4-

Last run: 309 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Showed some promise on his sole start at Killarney last July; likely to appreciate this sort of trip and no surprise should he be thereabouts with the stable runners going well.

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

7th

6

(5)

4th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

18:50 Roscommon

Blazing Sunset

9st 5lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

dwelt start, towards rear but in touch with leaders

9/2

4th

1

(3)

9th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 4f 0y

19:40 Fairyhouse

Blazing Sunset

10st 0lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: D K Weld

Showed promise on sole start last year and made good on that when winning a Sligo maiden over 1m2.5f on return; is entitled to have improved from that run and take high rank today up in trip.

15/8

1st

1

(11)

16th May 2023

Yielding

1m 2f 94y

18:20 Sligo

Blazing Sunset

9st 8lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: D K Weld

took keen hold, raced in second, disputed lead 4f out, ridden and led over 1f out, kept on well

4/1

14/1

  • Place: £1.30

Form: 5-

Last run: 218 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Green but showed ability in a Killarney maiden in October; promising but looks the stable second string here.

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

8th

7

30th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

12:25 Taunton

Right Now

11st 0lb

J: Joe Anderson

T: Sheila Lewis

prominent, lost position after 4th, weakened after 3 out

16/1

6th

5

9th Nov 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 169y

Class 4

12:50 Ludlow

Right Now

11st 0lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Sheila Lewis

Placed on the Flat in Ireland but shade disappointing when only sixth on last month's hurdle debut at Cork (second favourite); still showed enough to warrant a second look on British debut, having been sold out of Joseph O'Brien's yard for 10,000gns.

3/1

11/2

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 6-62

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Improved up in trip when second in a Limerick maiden last month; winner franked the form when runner-up in a Navan Listed; could go close here if it doesn't dry out too much

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

1st

2

12th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 0y

13:00 Killarney

St Faz

11st 7lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: E J O’Grady

Flat handicap winner last year ran a fine race in that sphere when 3rd at Navan on comeback; best of three hurdle runs when 3rd in a Cork maiden in January on heavy ground; sound surface suits better, so holds a solid chance.

9/4

3rd

6

(6)

27th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 5f 0y

16:35 Navan

St Faz

9st 12lb

J: W J Lee

T: E J O’Grady

Got up late to win a 1m5f handicap at Down Royal in July and went hurdling from there, his best effort when a good fourth in a Cork maiden hurdle in January; hooded here and the stable have had a good start to the Flat season; should go well.

10/1

Form: 35

Last run: 46 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Green on debut at Dundalk in February and ran okay behind Dee Stakes winner San Antonio over the same C&D subsequently; shouldn't be far away here.

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

6th

7

(7)

10th May 2024

Good

1m 4f 63y

Class 4

17:23 Chester

Giselles Defence

9st 1lb

J: Harry Burns

T: Ian Williams

Failed to win in Ireland but he went close at Nottingham on his stable debut last month before an easy win at Pontefract nine days ago (1m2f, soft); 3lb well in under a penalty and the return of cheekpieces could have a positive effect; strong claims.

9/4

1st

6

(4)

1st May 2024

Soft

1m 2f 5y

Class 5

15:15 Pontefract

Giselles Defence

9st 1lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: Ian Williams

Showed some fair form without winning for Gavin Cromwell and he made a good start for his new yard when runner-up in 1m2f Nottingham handicap 11 days ago; he can go well again off the same mark.

9/2

2nd

8

(3)

20th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 2f 50y

Class 5

19:30 Nottingham

Giselles Defence

9st 5lb

J: Josephine Gordon

T: Ian Williams

15-race maiden who returns from a break for this stable debut (ex-Gavin Cromwell); however, he's on a handy mark on his best Irish form (including on testing ground) and he's not ruled out; watch the betting.

11/2

Form: 0-858

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Bits and pieces of ability in maidens at up to 1m4f; more needed here.

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

11th

1

(7)

12th Jul 2023

Good

1m 2f 0y

16:50 Fairyhouse

Serotonin

10st 0lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Alan Richardson

towards rear of midfield

6/1

8th

6

(10)

24th Jun 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 75y

14:35 Down Royal

Serotonin

9st 6lb

J: Oisin McSweeney

T: Alan Richardson

towards rear

12/1

5th

6

(2)

16th May 2023

Yielding

1m 2f 94y

18:20 Sligo

Serotonin

9st 8lb

J: Oisin McSweeney

T: Alan Richardson

led, joined 4f out, ridden 2f out, headed over 1f out

40/1

7/2

Form: 04290-

Last run: 207 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Beaten in five maidens but was within 3l of the Group-placed Adelaide River when second at Dundalk in August (1m); missed two engagements this season due to soft ground.

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

8/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Fifth foal; sister to 1m4f AW winner Haku (RPR 89), half-sister to winners Thunder Beauty (6f 2yo/1m Listed; 109) and Quita (German 1m3f-1m6f); dam German 1m3f/1m4f winner out of French 1m2f Group 3 winner; nice mix of speed and stamina in her pedigree; visored for her debut and probably best watched.

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

5th

12

(14)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Adare Beauty

9st 2lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Thomas Dowling

Only beaten 1l in first-time cheekpieces (retained) last week behind Bungle Inthedesert from wide draw; lightly raced compared to some but fared no better with the draw; could give another good account from 1lb higher.

13/2

3rd

12

(14)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Adare Beauty

9st 1lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Thomas Dowling

midfield, headway when switched left under 2f out, challenging 1f out, no extra up the centre towards finish

14/1

Form: 4

Last run: 104 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Showed some ability on debut in a 1m2f Dundalk maiden in February; could well improve further but will probably need to.

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

10th

11

(12)

24th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Vista Baby

8st 12lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Andrew Slattery

towards rear of midfield

3/1

8th

12

(10)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:40 Dundalk (AW)

Vista Baby

9st 3lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Andrew Slattery

Some C&D debut promise in February but has failed to make any progress on turf; 3yo a possible improver back on AW so don't rule out.

10/1

17th

12

(10)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 3f 180y

16:35 Galway

Vista Baby

9st 1lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Andrew Slattery

Some promise on his Dundalk debut in February but has failed to make any progress; absent since mid-field run on handicap debut at Killarney in July.

16/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Third foal; half-brother to 6f AW/US 1m turf winner Dandy Warhol (RPR 101); dam 1m2f winner (77) out of 1m4f/1m6f winner; mixture of speed and stamina in his pedigree and probably best watched on debut.

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

13th

11

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 2f 185y

17:20 Downpatrick

Tom Red

11st 4lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Mark Michael McNiff

Shown nothing in four runs over hurdles including handicap debut last month; best watched.

20/1

15th

20

10th Mar 2024

Soft

1m 7f 116y

14:17 Naas

Tom Red

10st 11lb

J: Ryan Treacy

T: Mark Michael McNiff

Showed just a hint of ability in two Flat maidens and three maiden hurdles; tongue-tie on for handicap bow; worth a market check.

25/1

7th

7

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 185y

12:15 Cork

Tom Red

11st 0lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Mark Michael McNiff

Ran twice on the Flat; has made no impact in his first two races over hurdles.

33/1

Form: 80-00

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Plum last in three of his four starts over shorter trips; makes no appeal.

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

3rd

11

(6)

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 0y

16:05 Navan

Charlie Darling

8st 13lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

Sole win came over 1m6f last August off this very mark; didn't shape too badly after a break 13 days ago.

10/1

10th

11

(7)

24th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 5f 160y

19:25 Gowran Park

Charlie Darling

9st 5lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

Only 1lb higher than for his breakthrough win over 1m6f at Navan in August (yielding); hasn't kicked on from there and today's ground could be an issue.

10/1

11th
12 (5)
Benerville

66/1

Form: 00

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Soundly beaten in two maidens over 7f and 1m; may have more joy in handicaps.

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

14th

18

(13)

30th Aug 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:20 Cork

Benerville

8st 7lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: T Hogan

Filly does not seem straightforward; handicap form poor and best watched.

50/1

12th

21

(10)

20th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

17:35 Curragh

Benerville

8st 7lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: T Hogan

Didn't far badly here last weekend over 7f but not much evidence to suggest she'll appreciate this stiffer test; 5lb wrong.

25/1

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Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Blazing Sunset

SPOTLIGHT:

The Great Kingdom

The Irish Sun:

Right Now

POSTDATA:

Blazing Sunset