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20:25 Roscommon

Good To Yielding

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  • 1m 4f 10y
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Runners: 19 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £6.80
  • Place: £2.40

Form: 4360-1 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Impressive winner on comeback at Gowran (sft) over 1m6f but is effective over this trip and ground too; has been competitive off this mark before, so respected.

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2nd

1

11th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 65y

14:50 Cork

Sequoiaspirit

11st 11lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: Ray Hackett

took keen hold, prominent, disputed lead 2 out, kept on but no chance with winner final 110yds

13/2

14th

5

17th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 87y

Class 3

16:05 Cheltenham

Sequoiaspirit

11st 10lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Ray Hackett

5-20 overall on Flat, doing well this year at 1m4f-2m; 0-11 over hurdles but that includes five seconds and he's also not been discredited on last two outings (on yielding to soft; tried 2m4f latest); has the form to be on the premises.

18/1

5th

12

23rd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:45 Listowel

Sequoiaspirit

10st 3lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Ray Hackett

took keen hold, prominent, outpaced 2 out, kept on run-in

9/1

10/1

  • Place: £4.10

Form: 30007-

Last run: 219 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Maiden hurdle winner last month hasn't won on the Flat since 2yo debut for Mark Johnston in 2021; however, hurdling might have sweetened him up so considered.

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5th

11

1st May 2024

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 58y

14:30 Punchestown

Luminous Light

11st 9lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Anthony McCann

Maiden hurdle winner at Cork a year ago and very consistent since; put in a very rare below par effort at Gowran in February when last seen and has to bounce back.

20/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: /1/265

Last run: 12 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Some decent Flat runs lately, including behind Sequoiaspirit at Gowran; solid Downpatrick hurdle effort 3 days ago over 2m3f when raced keenly; one to consider.

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9/2

Form: 4080-2

Last run: 30 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Ran a big race on comeback at Navan in a race he won in 2022; the ground was testing then but he handles this faster ground and chance off 4lb higher.

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3rd

2

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 170y

14:30 Down Royal

Scott Lang

12st 0lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: Paul W Flynn

in touch with leaders, prominent after 6th

16/1

OUR TIP

14/1

Form: 04520/

Last run: 899 days

W: 10st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

Won over hurdles in March but was poor next time; hasn't run on the Flat since December 2020 but has the ability to run well; not dismissed.

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10th

3

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 15y

14:45 Punchestown

Cafe Con Leche

11st 8lb

J: Mr A D Bustin

T: C Byrnes

Loves testing conditions, gaining fourth win over hurdles with 40-1 success earlier this month in 2m1f Cork handicap, coming with good late turn of foot under today's rider for cosy win; up 8lb for that and yet to win over this far but respected.

11/4

1st

1

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 185y

14:45 Cork

Cafe Con Leche

12st 2lb

J: Mr A D Bustin

T: C Byrnes

Gained a first win since 2020 in a Limerick handicap hurdle in March; has tended to struggle since then; others preferred.

16/1

10th

5

18th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

12:55 Navan

Cafe Con Leche

11st 6lb

J: Mr A D Bustin

T: C Byrnes

Gained a first win since 2020 in a Limerick handicap hurdle in March; well held in similar conditions at Galway last month and low-key fourth on the Flat since; others preferred.

33/1

6th
7 (14)
Agenda

16/1

Form: -10351 D

Last run: 85 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Won an AW handicap over this trip in France when last seen; market might inform but could need this run.

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2nd

1

(3)

8th May 2024

Good

1m 4f 63y

Class 1

15:40 Chester

Agenda

9st 2lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: A P O’Brien

Has Group 2 entries, plus Irish Derby but not the Derby; by Galileo out of a Cheveley Park second; close third behind two stablemates in a 7f Curragh maiden (soft to heavy) last October; 11-10, looked better the further he went in maiden at Dundalk (10.5f, AW) six weeks ago, winning by nearly 5l; that was useful form and this late foal still has his best days ahead of him.

8/1

1st

1

(8)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Agenda

9st 8lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

Well-bred sort ran green but showed ability when third behind a pair of stablemates in a 7f Curragh maiden last October; the ground was testing then but he should have no trouble with this surface; a major player.

11/4

1

(17)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

13:50 Curragh

Agenda

9st 5lb

J: Killian Hennessy

T: A P O’Brien

Galileo brother to 7f winner Subzero (RPR 88); dam 5f/6f 2yo winner (inc Group 3/Cheveley Park second; 109) out of French 1m1f-10.5f winner.

Form: 1190-6 D

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 4lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Three wins last year before form her dipped; should have improved from Sligo comeback but still 3lb higher than last winning mark.

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8th

9

(11)

26th Jun 2023

Good

1m 4f 169y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Five Zeros

9st 5lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

No sign that she can recapture the form that delivered three wins last season; showed a liking for good ground at distances between 1m2f and 1m5f.

14/1

11th

4

(14)

11th Jun 2023

Good

1m 2f 0y

17:10 Navan

Five Zeros

9st 12lb

J: Kevin A Murphy

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

took keen hold, soon prominent

12/1

7th

13

(5)

22nd May 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 10y

20:25 Roscommon

Five Zeros

9st 4lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

Three wins last year before form her dipped; should have improved from Sligo comeback but still 3lb higher than last winning mark.

12/1

Form: -70701 CD

Last run: 3 days

W: 9st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

C&D winner won his sixth race when scoring at Leopardstown three days ago over this trip; promising claimer helps negate the mandatory 7lb penalty, so respected.

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11th

5

(5)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

14:55 Dundalk (AW)

Magnetic North

9st 6lb

J: W J Lee

T: James McAuley

Decent strike-rate on turf (9-58) but has never been placed on AW; well held here lately.

14/1

14th

1

(5)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Magnetic North

10st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: James McAuley

Good strike-rate on turf but never won, or even been placed, on AW and well held here lately.

14/1

7th

5

(9)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:40 Dundalk (AW)

Magnetic North

9st 11lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: James McAuley

Won three claimers on the spin on turf earlier in the summer but has struggled since joining this yard; unplaced in eight course starts.

10/1

Form: 0-9833

Last run: 80 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Frustrating maiden after 12 starts, 11 on the AW; ran well over 2m at Dundalk last time; however, is unproven on turf.

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4th

3

(2)

29th Nov 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Elzaamsan

9st 11lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: M Halford & T Collins

Now 0-18 but has plenty of placed form at this venue and his yard is in excellent form; not beaten far in fourth over 1m4f here 12 days ago; finished third over C&D off 7lb higher in February.

100/30

4th

5

(11)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Elzaamsan

9st 11lb

J: Jake Coen

T: M Halford & T Collins

towards rear of midfield, headway towards near side 1f out, ran on well and went fourth post

9/2

Form: 6/06-8

Last run: 41 days

W: 9st 12lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Decent hurdler should have improved from Dundalk comeback last month, so has a squeak.

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12th

4

(2)

29th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Hearts Are Trumps

9st 12lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Desmond McDonogh

All five wins have been gained over hurdles, including a valuable handicap at Fairyhouse in 2021; has had limited Flat opportunities; unplaced here in April on his only AW attempt; good effort at Navan on his most recent hurdles start; cheekpieces for the first time.

10/1

2nd

4

16th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 120y

14:45 Navan

Hearts Are Trumps

11st 8lb

J: Miss A B O’Connor

T: Desmond McDonogh

in touch with leaders, headway after 2 out, switched right then challenging before last, went second when ridden and kept on run-in, no match for winner

6/1

9th

9

(10)

8th Sep 2023

Good

2m 2f 0y

18:05 Down Royal

Hearts Are Trumps

9st 4lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Desmond McDonogh

Back to winning ways off much reduced hurdles mark at Ballinrobe in July; held at Tramore since and hasn't made much impact so far in three Flat handicaps.

10/1

14/1

Form: /7053/

Last run: 692 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Well beaten when fell on hurdles comeback last time at Ballinrobe; has a squeak on some of his old Flat form, notably a good run here.

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10th

3

16th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 119y

14:05 Naas

Ebasari

12st 0lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

Losing run stretches back 21 months but step back in the right direction when fourth at Navan on penultimate start; running up with the pace when falling three out in a Cork event in which Cheerful Chap finished second.

10/1

3

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:58 Cork

Ebasari

12st 0lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

Losing run for 20 months but step back in the right direction when fourth at Navan last time in a deep contest; may go well if he can build on that.

14/1

4th

2

2nd Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:40 Navan

Ebasari

12st 0lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

Losing run is mounting up but he's back on a good mark as a result and he posted a respectable effort at Naas last month; needs to prove he can see out this trip on testing ground though.

6/1

Form: 44/71P D

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Dundalk winner couldn't handle heavy ground next time but was well beaten over hurdles since, so has questions to answer.

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6

(5)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Boola Boola

9st 11lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: Mrs John Harrington

C&D winner last spring; running over hurdles before a respectable effort over C&D last month; not dismissed.

14/1

7th

2

(14)

9th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Boola Boola

10st 2lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: Mrs John Harrington

C&D winner last April but out of form over jumps of late and had been struggling for form on the Flat too when last seen in the summer.

20/1

15th

4

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:42 Naas

Boola Boola

11st 11lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Mrs John Harrington

Dundalk handicap winner last spring; returned from over five months off when pulled up in a Punchestown handicap hurdle last week; best watched.

25/1

Form: 3376

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Showed some ability in AW maidens and not a bad run on handicap debut at Navan (hvy) last time; can be a player on this quicker ground.

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7th

2

24th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

17:20 Bellewstown

Wrecking Ball Paul

11st 12lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: Paul Mulligan

led, soon clear, much reduced lead 3 out

13/2

14th

4

(4)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 4

13:30 Lingfield (AW)

Wrecking Ball Paul

9st 8lb

J: R M Mulligan

T: Paul Mulligan

Winning hurdler; restrained when winning over 1m2f at Dundalk last month but was gifted an easy lead over 2m there and never saw another rival, scoring by an unchallenged 15l (opposing jockeys handed bans for how the race unfolded); headstrong individual who is likely to try something similar here.

14/1

1st

8

(5)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Wrecking Ball Paul

11st 9lb

J: Mr K P Healy

T: Paul Mulligan

made virtually all, went clear when took keen hold after 2f, went further clear before halfway, reduced lead but going okay under 2f out, shaken up final 110yds, pushed out, comfortably

20/1

33/1

Form: 09500- C

Last run: 216 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Won a 7f maiden here on testing ground last year; nowhere near that form since and visor needs to work raised markedly in trip.

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14th

14

(8)

22nd May 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 10y

20:25 Roscommon

Girl Crush

9st 2lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Garry Caldwell

Won a 7f maiden here on testing ground last year; nowhere near that form since and visor needs to work raised markedly in trip.

33/1

16th

4

(11)

18th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 0f 75y

15:00 Gowran Park

Girl Crush

9st 11lb

J: Shane Foley

T: James McAuley

always towards rear, pushed along under 3f out, eased from under 2f out

16/1

22/1

Form: 6897-0

Last run: 22 days

W: 8st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Well beaten at Sligo on testing ground on stable/seasonal debut but can improve from that today.

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10th

8

(3)

26th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:30 Dundalk (AW)

Jomont

9st 10lb

J: Shane Foley

T: H D McGuigan

Dual AW winner over similar trip on Tapeta but no wins since 2021; while he wasn't beaten far in a Sligo claimer over this trip in August, he posted two lesser efforts subsequently that month; may need this after 148 days off.

12/1

Form: -20444

Last run: 3 days

W: 8st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 54

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11th

9

21st Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 0y

18:10 Kilbeggan

Supreme Law

10st 13lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Matthew J Smith

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, dropped to midfield halfway, not fluent 4 out, weakened quickly after 2 out

20/1

12th

7

(4)

7th Jul 2023

Good

1m 4f 20y

19:40 Bellewstown

Supreme Law

9st 5lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Matthew J Smith

Maiden had been running well in defeat until a below-par effort at Fairyhouse when wearing a tongue-tie; that is removed today; chance on his best form but well held at Tipperary on Wednesday.

14/1

12th

12

(1)

5th Jul 2023

Good

1m 4f 120y

19:45 Tipperary

Supreme Law

9st 3lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Matthew J Smith

prominent early, soon steadied and in touch with leaders

12/1

Form: 080-00

Last run: 6 days

W: 8st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; well beaten in Flat maidens and will have to improve with blinkers on; 5lb out of h'cap.

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0

20

1st Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:05 Down Royal

Karayaz

10st 13lb

J: J J Slevin

T: John J Cullen

Second reserve; mostly poor form on the Flat and over hurdles since Sligo maiden second a year ago.

18

(11)

22nd May 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 4f 10y

20:25 Roscommon

Karayaz

8st 7lb

J: Alan Persse

T: John J Cullen

Second reserve; well beaten in Flat maidens and will have to improve with blinkers on; 5lb out of h'cap.

Form: /0860-

Last run: 224 days

W: 8st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 42

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1st

16

(8)

31st Aug 2023

Good

1m 6f 0y

17:10 Navan

Tory Reel

9st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

Best Flat effort when third in a Gowran handicap in May; got off the mark over hurdles last time over 2m4f at Killarney; could make his presence felt.

14/1

1st

15

20th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:00 Killarney

Tory Reel

11st 1lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

Won a juvenile maiden hurdle last summer for his previous trainer; creditable third on the Flat at Gowran in May on the first of two outings for this stable; fitness not in doubt and relatively unexposed as a hurdler.

10/1

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Payout
Exacta €807.00
Straight Forecast €581.40
Tricast €2786.40
Trifecta €7569.00

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Luminous Light

The Irish Sun:

Five Zeros

SPOTLIGHT:

Bigz Belief

POSTDATA:

Magnetic North