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Good To Firm

Pat Smullen Handicap

  • Prize money: £6265.49
  • 0m 6f 60y
  • 16 runners
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Pat Smullen Handicap

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

11/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.50
  • Place: £2.30

Form: 65-568

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Didn't win last year but ran some fine races in defeat; not at his in three starts in Bahrain over the winter but has come a long way down the h'cap, so is of some interest.

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Verdict Starting price

3rd

3

(3)

3rd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 110y

15:10 Tipperary

Warrior Brave

9st 13lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Ross O’Sullivan

led, faced challenge 2f out, headed and lost two places final 110yds, soon no extra

13/8

5/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 0-00U4 CD

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Won a C&D maiden a year ago before Curragh h'cap win; decent run last time back at latter track but didn't find as much off the bridle as seemed likely; draw not ideal but chance.

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3rd

12

(10)

11th May 2024

Good To Yielding

0m 5f 205y

15:05 Naas

Coumshingaun

9st 5lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

in touch with leaders, not clear run when switched left under 2f out, headway when bit short of room 1f out, went third inside final 110yds, no match for first two

10/1

3rd
8 (11)
Downforce

14/1

  • Place: £4.20

Form: 0-5406

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 6lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Veteran has run well in defeat at times this season but is best suited to softer ground than this so is opposable.

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6th

15

(8)

6th May 2024

Soft

0m 6f 0y

17:20 Curragh

Downforce

9st 5lb

J: Jessica Maye

T: W McCreery

prominent

8/1

5th

2

(10)

21st Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 6f 0y

17:00 Curragh

Downforce

10st 1lb

J: W J Lee

T: W McCreery

Eight-time winner, three wins and four seconds from 29 starts at this track; well suited by testing conditions; ended last season prematurely in June but began new campaign in good shape, finishing fourth of 20 over C&D; may struggle to turn the tables on runner-up Dark Viper.

7/1

4th

4

(15)

18th Mar 2024

Heavy

0m 6f 0y

17:10 Curragh

Downforce

9st 10lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: W McCreery

Eight-time winner, well suited by testing conditions, worth considering on that basis; ended last season prematurely in June; has recorded three wins and four seconds from 28 starts at this track.

7/1

Form: 7100-0

Last run: 53 days

W: 9st 13lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Won a Cork maiden over this trip last year; has been nowhere near that form in three runs since but two of those were on unsuitably soft ground, so isn't dismissed.

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10th

2

(14)

29th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:25 Dundalk (AW)

Furnace Creek

10st 2lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

Dual turf winner over about 6f wasn't beaten far in first-time cheekpieces here last time; needs more from 1lb lower with the headgear removed.

12/1

8th

9

(5)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

17:10 Dundalk (AW)

Furnace Creek

9st 9lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

ducked right start, soon prominent

14/1

Form: 326-00 D

Last run: 28 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Soft ground winner in UK but has been below that form in two starts for this yard; blinkers need to have a positive effect.

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1st

4

(7)

10th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 75y

Class 6

17:59 Nottingham

Soi Dao

9st 8lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Adrian Wintle

Kickstarted 2024 with 8.5f Wolverhampton victory and she recorded a good third of 12 in 1m Bath handicap three weeks ago; she ought to be in the shake-up.

8/1

20/1

Form: 3057-0

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Won twice on AW in UK early last year for Archie Watson but became regressive; well beaten on soft at Navan on return; this ground can suit better but has to improve.

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6th

4

(10)

3rd Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 60y

15:00 Listowel

Fly To Glory

9st 11lb

J: Ben Coen

T: P J F Murphy

soon led, headed and pressed leader halfway, pushed along 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

20/1

16th

12

(16)

13th May 2023

Soft To Heavy

0m 5f 0y

15:30 Navan

Fly To Glory

9st 2lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: P J F Murphy

2-6 for Archie Watson, both wins over 6f at Newcastle; absent since failing to benefit from addition of cheekpieces at Hamilton last summer; soft ground may not be ideal for him.

20/1

Form: 583607

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Six-time winner ran better than his finishing position suggests at Curragh last time over 7f; might find this trip a bit sharp on lively ground but can be a player from his low draw.

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No Results Found

Form: 33985-

Last run: 302 days

W: 8st 7lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

First reserve; triple AW winner over 5f has been placed over this trip on turf; 3lb out of h'cap on seasonal debut.

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12th

13

(6)

8th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

16:40 Dundalk (AW)

Maggie Thunder

8st 7lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: G Hassett

dwelt start, in rear throughout

20/1

11th

13

(1)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Maggie Thunder

8st 13lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: G Hassett

Three-time 5f winner here; struggled on turf and at this venue during light 2023 campaign; bit better on latest but remains vulnerable at this trip and 5lb wrong.

25/1

Form: 12809-

Last run: 220 days

W: 9st 1lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Won a 5f Ffos Las handicap last year on quick ground; lost her form and had issues at the start after; probably best watched on seasonal/stable debut.

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0

20

(1)

30th Jun 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

18:05 Curragh

Fox Degree

8st 7lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Miss Kate McGivern

refused to race

33/1

8th

13

(13)

18th Jun 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

14:30 Gowran Park

Fox Degree

9st 1lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Miss Kate McGivern

reared start, towards rear

66/1

9th

10

(9)

3rd Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 60y

15:00 Listowel

Fox Degree

9st 1lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Miss Kate McGivern

towards rear of midfield, pushed along over 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, never dangerous

25/1

11/1

Form: 2470-0

Last run: 48 days

W: 8st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Has been well beaten on testing ground last few starts but his form on a sound surface last year gives him a chance returned to Good ground; decent draw.

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Verdict Starting price

10th

7

(12)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

0m 5f 160y

14:50 Sligo

Inventor

9st 1lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Gillian Scott

One of his two wins have come at this venue (6f); however, unplaced in five outings last year and he's been off 200 days.

25/1

14th

16

(9)

18th Oct 2023

Yielding

0m 5f 164y

13:45 Navan

Inventor

8st 11lb

J: W J Lee

T: Gillian Scott

Similar form in sixth last twice, including behind Cnodian; this race should be run to suit hold-up type; ground-versatile.

20/1

20/1

Form: -72507

Last run: 42 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Dual winner last year was below form at Navan last time, having run well at times in defeat at Dundalk over the winter; has to get back to best; tough draw.

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7th

4

(6)

10th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 14y

15:45 Leopardstown

Gobi Star

9st 11lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: Sean Davis

Won twice at Dundalk over the winter and has maintained his form since, latest two in claimers; definite ground concerns here back on turf.

10/1

4th

2

(6)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Gobi Star

9st 12lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Sean Davis

Won twice over C&D during the winter and three solid runs since, including in this company last time on debut for current yard; reported to be lame afterwards but if back to his best has a big shout.

5/2

4th

3

(10)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:38 Dundalk (AW)

Gobi Star

10st 2lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Sean Davis

slightly awkward start, soon midfield, headway towards near side under 2f out, keeping on when bit short of room 1f out, not reach leaders

3/1

Form: 216-5

Last run: 56 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Won a Dundalk 6f maiden last summer and ran well at Cork on return over 7f on soft ground; this trip on faster ground should suit better and a solid chance from a decent draw.

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12th

6

(3)

3rd Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 60y

15:00 Listowel

Karaoke

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

prominent, ridden and outpaced over 1f out, soon weakened

5/1

5th

1

(5)

8th Apr 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

14:20 Cork

Karaoke

10st 1lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

in touch with leaders, dropped to midfield halfway, bit short of room 2f out, headway and prominent 1f out, soon ridden disputing third, no extra and lost two places towards finish

7/1

25/1

Form: 6/8-00

Last run: 69 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Dual winner in 2021 for Roger Varian but no trace of that form in two starts for this yard and blinkers have to have a major effect.

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8th

4

(8)

23rd Jun 2023

Soft

0m 6f 150y

17:08 Limerick

Nine Tales

9st 10lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Ray Hackett

Dual winner in 2021 for Roger Varian but no trace of that form in four starts for this yard, blinkers having no effect on latest 2; hard to see him playing a major role.

16/1

11th

3

(12)

14th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 150y

19:00 Limerick

Nine Tales

9st 13lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Ray Hackett

Dual winner in 2021 for Roger Varian but no trace of that form in three starts for this yard, blinkers having no effect on latest.

20/1

13th

7

(2)

3rd Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 60y

15:00 Listowel

Nine Tales

9st 7lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Ray Hackett

in touch with leaders, prominent halfway, ridden and outpaced over 1f out, weakened final furlong

25/1

14th
13 (15)
Las Cuatro

5/1

Form: 33-4

Last run: 17 days

W: 8st 9lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Beaten fav' at short prices both AW starts last year; similar run at Cork last time on comeback; of interest on handicap debut but his high draw is a negative.

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Verdict Starting price

10th

9

(1)

22nd Sep 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Kempton (AW)

Las Cuatro

9st 7lb

J: Morgan Cole

T: John Butler

Beaten favourite but showed some promise in two AW runs for Ger Lyons at Dundalk; well beaten in two handicaps on turf this summer but she starts out for John Butler (same owner) in a weak race and off a reduced mark; betting instructive.

16/1

11th

4

(10)

23rd Jun 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

17:25 Down Royal

Las Cuatro

9st 10lb

J: Jake Coen

T: G M Lyons

Well below form on handicap debut earlier this month but had shown ability previously; not obviously well treated on handicap debut and needs to improve for the return to 5f.

8/1

14th

13

(15)

3rd Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 60y

15:00 Listowel

Las Cuatro

8st 9lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: G M Lyons

midfield, pushed along over 2f out, weakened quickly over 1f out

5/1

OUR TIP

Form: 0-2870

Last run: 71 days

W: 8st 7lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; triple AW winner was regressive over the winter on that surface and is 3lb out of the handicap on return.

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3rd

2

(4)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Theriverrunsdeep

10st 1lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Seamus G O’Donnell

midfield, headway on far side of group under 2f out, switched right and kept on final 110yds, no match for first two

5/1

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Payout
Exacta €253.00
Straight Forecast €185.00
Tricast €1934.60
Trifecta €3044.00

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Half Nutz

The Irish Sun:

Karaoke

TOPSPEED:

Warrior Brave

SPOTLIGHT:

Inventor

POSTDATA:

Half Nutz