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CUBE Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 2m 3f 160y
  • 19 runners
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CUBE Handicap Chase

Runners: 19 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

25/1 (Won)

  • Win: £43.30
  • Place: £7.20

Form: 870P6-

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 11lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Is 1-13 in points; 15-race maiden under Rules; has shown very little in handicap chases; remote sixth over hurdles on latest.

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5th

11

14th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:50 Down Royal

Legacy Of Dreams

10st 11lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

soon led, faced challenges 3 out, headed when not fluent 2 out, soon weakened

16/1

13th

16

9th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Legacy Of Dreams

10st 0lb

J: Conor Owens

T: P J Rothwell

Winning chaser, recorded a long-priced handicap success at Limerick last May; 0-10 over hurdles, well beaten over this trip at Punchestown last time.

16/1

7th

14

21st Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 41y

16:25 Punchestown

Legacy Of Dreams

10st 13lb

J: Conor Owens

T: P J Rothwell

Winning chaser, recorded a long-priced handicap success at Limerick last May; 0-9 over hurdles, well beaten off higher chase mark at Clonmel in November.

14/1

7/4

  • Place: £1.30

Form: P/031-

Last run: 34 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

Winner of three of her eight starts in point-to-points; won 3m Kilbeggan handicap hurdle last month with plenty to spare; makes chase debut now off 94; has ground in her favour; capable 7lb-claiming rider has plenty of experience in points and on the track.

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2nd

8

1st Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:05 Down Royal

Winnie Woodnutt

11st 8lb

J: Mr A Harvey

T: D Harvey

In fine form since returning from points' in March, relishing stamina trips to win at Kilbeggan both over hurdles and last week in 3m1f handicap chase under confident ride; feasibly still on a workable mark and likely major player again back hurdling.

11/4

1st

1

25th Aug 2023

Good

3m 1f 0y

18:45 Kilbeggan

Winnie Woodnutt

12st 0lb

J: Mr A Harvey

T: D Harvey

Won over hurdles here (3m) in April before a decent run on chasing debut in a Limerick handicap; solid in defeat back over hurdles the last twice and is likely to run her race.

5/2

3rd

1

7th Aug 2023

Good

2m 2f 150y

15:43 Cork

Winnie Woodnutt

12st 0lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: D Harvey

Three-time point winner and off the mark under rules in 3m Kilbeggan handicap hurdle in April; backed that up with good runs in defeat at Limerick and Downpatrick but not sure this drop in trip will suit.

11/2

8/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 1P1PP-

Last run: 41 days

W: 11st 10lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Inconsistent in the first half of last season but still managed to win twice, landing a 2m7f handicap chase at Killarney and a 3m handicap hurdle at Galway; pulled-up on his final start last year and suffered the same fate on his first run this year; second in this race 12 months ago, so should not be ruled out.

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0

9

26th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 1f 160y

15:15 Limerick

Meehall

10st 10lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

Out and out stayer over hurdles and fences and nearly always in the frame since his last win 14 months ago; big drop in trip here far from guaranteed to suit and opposable on that basis but not discounted.

6/1

2nd

4

21st Nov 2023

Heavy

3m 0f 100y

15:20 Limerick

Meehall

11st 10lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: E McNamara

Hurdle and chase winner last year has been consistent enough in defeat this year, with one of best efforts when 3rd over C&D in July; should be involved.

13/2

3rd

5

28th Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:52 Galway

Meehall

11st 10lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

prominent, briefly disputed lead after 4th

8/1

Form: 036/9-

Last run: 356 days

W: 11st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Showed promise over the banks last year, at Lingstown and Punchestown, including when third to event-specialist Vital Island in the Ladies' Cup; holds a good chance at this modest level after a recent point-to-point win at Toomebridge.

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10

30th Apr 2024

Yielding

3m 0f 90y

14:30 Punchestown

Tech Talk

11st 7lb

J: Mr J C Barry

T: Tom Dreaper

Fine effort when third in this race two years ago; won a maiden point last May; should be better for his run over the banks at Lingstown last month, but four of these rivals were in front of him on that occasion.

12/1

0

3

8th Aug 2023

Heavy

3m 0f 165y

20:00 Roscommon

Tech Talk

11st 11lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: J T R Dreaper

Winning pointer who ran respectably in a Limerick handicap chase in May; that was over 2m3f and this longer trip should be just the ticket.

15/2

5

17th Jun 2023

Good

2m 7f 110y

16:40 Downpatrick

Tech Talk

11st 4lb

J: Peter Carberry

T: J T R Dreaper

Point' winner last month ran respectably in a Limerick handicap chase next time; that was over 2m3f and the step-up to this trip could help; of interest.

5/1

Form: 3155-8

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Won 2m6f Thurles handicap chase in February off 6lb lower mark; fifth to Likable Chancer at Tramore and may struggle to turn the tables now; finished in mid-field over hurdles on latest.

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0

9

21st Jul 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:50 Killarney

O Mio Babbino

11st 1lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Patrick Cronin

Won a Thurles handicap chase over 2m6f in February; some decent runs in defeat since, though not at Tramore last time; tongue-tie tried.

14/1

6th

3

3rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 5f 50y

18:00 Tramore

O Mio Babbino

11st 11lb

J: Mr C J Shine

T: Patrick Cronin

Gained first win under Rules at Thurles in February and fairly consistent over fences since; drying ground will suit and may have another race in her from this sort of mark.

4/1

5th

3

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

O Mio Babbino

11st 12lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Patrick Cronin

towards rear early, in touch with leaders after 7th, ridden after 3 out, went third before 2 out, not fluent 2 out, soon weakened

12/1

Form: U4960- D

Last run: 258 days

W: 10st 12lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Winning hurdler on good ground in 2021; poor form in five handicap chase runs last year, though was not out of it when unseating two out in this race 12 months ago.

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9th

11

25th Aug 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

18:28 Killarney

Repeat That

10st 1lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Michael Butler

Hurdles winner off 87 two years ago; unplaced all seven starts over fences, beaten 24l over this trip on last chase start at Clonmel in June.

16/1

7th

12

10th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:00 Roscommon

Repeat That

10st 6lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Michael Butler

prominent, pushed along and lost position before 3 out, ridden before 2 out, no extra run-in

25/1

6th

9

19th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:10 Kilbeggan

Repeat That

11st 3lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Michael Butler

Only win in 16 starts under rules came over 2m4f a couple of years ago; struggled over fences this term; wears first-time tongue-tie.

8/1

Form: /F/00-

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 11lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Promising sort in points early in career, became disappointing; struggled at Kilbeggan last month on first run after a break and now blinkered for the first time.

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7th

6

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Elusive Star

11st 11lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Michael Hourigan

soon midfield, not fluent 5th, in touch with leaders when not fluent 4 out, ridden after 3 out, kept on but no impression after 2 out

25/1

10th

11

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Elusive Star

10st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Michael Hourigan

towards rear, mistake 3rd

16/1

11th

10

27th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 3f 92y

14:20 Clonmel

Elusive Star

11st 4lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Michael Hourigan

Promising sort early in career, became disappointing and has been off for over a year; best watched.

25/1

Form: UP01-2

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 4lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Made breakthrough over fences at Tramore, at ninth attempt and in first-time blinkers; proved that was not a fluke with Downpatrick second behind the odds-on Full Noise; strong contender now that he seems to have turned a corner.

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2nd

23

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 7f 180y

16:50 Naas

Likable Chancer

10st 13lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Daniel John Howard

soon disputed lead, led before 1st, joined towards near side 2 out, headed approaching last, no chance with winner run-in

10/1

3rd

14

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 70y

17:08 Cork

Likable Chancer

10st 10lb

J: Mr E P O’Brien

T: Daniel John Howard

raced wide, soon led, headed and prominent after 3rd, led again 9th, joined after 10th, headed when switched right and ridden before 3 out, no extra run-in

6/1

Form: 39P0P- C

Last run: 144 days

W: 12st 0lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

Out of form over hurdles on his last three starts for his previous trainer; hard to fancy under a big weight, although rider takes off a useful 5lb.

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No Results Found

Form: /PPP4-

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 11lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Won Downpatrick maiden hunter chase two years ago on good ground; encouraging handicap debut run over 3m at Navan in January 2022 but things went badly away after that; signs of a return to form when fourth at Kilbeggan last month in first-time blinkers.

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9th

8

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:50 Downpatrick

Big Leg Up

10st 6lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

midfield

40/1

5

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Big Leg Up

11st 11lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J G Cosgrave

soon prominent, briefly went second after 3rd, joined leaders after 7th, pushed along when lost position after 5 out, reminders after 4 out, weakened before 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

8/1

4th

13

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Big Leg Up

10st 11lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J G Cosgrave

midfield, headway and prominent on inner 6th

20/1

Form: P8P80- D

Last run: 102 days

W: 11st 9lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Won twice in France, including over fences; has never finished closer than eighth in an Irish race, but has done most of his racing for this stable over hurdles.

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12

18th Aug 2023

Good

2m 5f 120y

17:00 Tramore

Deux Par Deux

11st 1lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Mrs Denise Foster

towards rear of midfield, not fluent then reminder 7th, reminder 10th, detached when pulled up before 5 out

50/1

8th

11

4th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 114y

16:35 Tipperary

Deux Par Deux

10st 11lb

J: Cian Walsh

T: Mrs Denise Foster

Dual winner in France but last of those was in 2019; pulled-up over fences last time and isn't easy to make a case for.

28/1

8

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Deux Par Deux

11st 9lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Mrs Denise Foster

towards rear of midfield early, towards rear halfway, pushed along briefly after 9th, mistake and pushed along 4 out, soon weakened, no impression when mistake 3 out, soon pulled up

25/1

Form: 12056- C

Last run: 38 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Two wins from 31 starts over hurdles, placed five times; needs to improve from chasing debut in a beginners' event at Tramore; first handicap start now, running off his current hurdles mark, 6lb higher than for Clonmel win in February.

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6th

10

18th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 76y

17:45 Clonmel

Shean Glory

10st 13lb

J: Mr S Tobin

T: Sean Aherne

Course winner; distant third over C&D in October but hasn't shown enough since, including back here latest.

16/1

Form: PPP/0- CD

Last run: 363 days

W: 11st 5lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Lost his way the season before last; tailed off in this race last year when he jumped badly and was reported to have blood at both nostrils post-race; needs to prove reassurance on his comeback.

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1st

10

20th Jun 2023

Good

3m 1f 70y

17:17 Wexford

Stormy Master

11st 1lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Ray Hackett

midfield, in touch with leaders 10th, headway when pushed along before 2 out, soon challenging, led after 2 out, ridden and kept on well after last

25/1

6

9th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

2m 6f 169y

20:30 Clonmel

Stormy Master

11st 2lb

J: Daniel King

T: Ray Hackett

Form: P0/08- D

Last run: 39 days

W: 11st 4lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Most recent wins were in handicap chases at Wexford and Tramore in September 2020; moderate recent hurdles run; makes little appeal at this stage of his career.

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15

18th Aug 2023

Good

2m 5f 120y

17:00 Tramore

Tiantu

10st 9lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Paul Power

pushed along early, soon prominent, mistake 10th, mistake 11th, in touch with leaders 3 out, weakened quickly before 2 out, pulled up approaching last

33/1

10

3rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 5f 50y

18:00 Tramore

Tiantu

11st 0lb

J: Miss J M Cook

T: Paul Power

No wins since a course success in 2020; showed very little in the last 18 months and pulled up at Limerick last week.

66/1

12

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Tiantu

11st 4lb

J: Miss J M Cook

T: Paul Power

in touch with leaders, prominent 4 out, ridden and weakened after 3 out, dropped to midfield when pulled up before 2 out

25/1

Form: 08097- CD

Last run: 84 days

W: 10st 4lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Five-time winner whose overall form since a C&D win last July provides no encouragement; however, he is now 15lb lower than his last winning mark and Danny Mullins is back aboard for the first tine since last autumn.

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7th

13

9th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

2m 6f 169y

20:30 Clonmel

Cluan Dara

10st 1lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: John Patrick Ryan

towards rear of midfield

16/1

16

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Cluan Dara

10st 4lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: John Patrick Ryan

in rear, pushed along briefly when detached after 7th, no impression when bad mistake 4 out, soon pulled up

12/1

7th

14

2nd Mar 2023

Soft

2m 7f 0y

14:40 Clonmel

Cluan Dara

10st 5lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: John Patrick Ryan

Five time winner but has lost his way completely; hard to fancy despite a collapsing mark.

40/1

Form: 7P268-

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Half-brother to Noble Yeats; failed to feature in his first handicap chase at Kilbeggan; placed in four of his 14 starts over hurdles, so should be capable of better; first reserve.

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3rd

9

26th May 2023

Good

2m 6f 0y

19:45 Limerick

Dylan Lombardy

11st 5lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

Maiden whose best runs have been on decent ground, including second in Thurles ladies handicap in February; chase effort latest was disappointing but respected back hurdling with ground to suit although untried over this far; non-runner here yesterday (7.00).

8/1

17

25th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 160y

19:00 Limerick

Dylan Lombardy

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

Half-brother to Noble Yeats; failed to feature in his first handicap chase at Kilbeggan; placed in four of his 14 starts over hurdles, so should be capable of better; first reserve.

8th

10

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Dylan Lombardy

10st 12lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

towards rear

10/1

OUR TIP

Form: P62P-6

Last run: 20 days

W: 10st 6lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Point winner; 9l second in a weak race at Downpatrick in April; below that level at same venue last time; second reserve.

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12

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 112y

14:15 Thurles

Agirlcalledchloe

10st 4lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

Has hit the crossbar in three of her last four starts, although was a bit below form when a distant second at Sligo latest; needs more to get her head in front in this field but solid place contender.

5/1

2nd

8

27th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 47y

16:30 Sligo

Agirlcalledchloe

10st 3lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

led, not fluent 4th, steadied 5th, pushed along briefly when headed and raced in second after 8th

4/1

Form: 8246-8

Last run: 20 days

W: 10st 6lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Three-time points winner; has failed to build on long-priced second over 2m4f at Wexford in March; third reserve.

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6th

11

7th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 61y

Class 4

14:05 Carlisle

So Ladylike

10st 2lb

J: Miss Natasha Cookson

T: N W Alexander

0-17 now and was well below par when last seen over fences/hurdles in early summer for Colin McBratney; needs this yard switch to spark major improvement.

25/1

6th

12

2nd Jun 2023

Good

2m 7f 70y

20:00 Down Royal

So Ladylike

11st 5lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: C A McBratney

Won three points but is 0-16 under Rules and she was pulled up when beaten at Cartmel last week; her Rules form suggests she's more effective over shorter trips than this and others look more likely.

14/1

7

27th May 2023

Good

3m 1f 107y

Class 5

14:45 Cartmel

So Ladylike

10st 6lb

J: Danny McMenamin

T: C A McBratney

Irish challenger; three point wins but a maiden under rules; best effort when second at Wexford in March (2m4f, first time in cheekpieces); hasn't repeated that effort and stamina to prove at today's trip.

10/1

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Non-runners

Mezyan, Dylan Lombardy, Agirlcalledchloe, So Ladylike

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Payout
Exacta €2133.00
Straight Forecast €789.60
Tricast €5535.80
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Tech Talk

SPOTLIGHT:

Winnie Woodnutt

POSTDATA:

Likable Chancer

The Irish Sun:

Tech Talk