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16:55 Bellewstown

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Champion Lettings Handicap

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 0m 7f 198y
  • 15 runners
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Champion Lettings Handicap

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.30
  • Place: £2.20

Form: 907-12 D

Last run: 104 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Returned from short break in fine form at Dundalk in March, racing keenly enough but seeing it out well under a positive ride to win over 1m and then staying-on second over 7f; makes turf debut here and has his chance off same mark.

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

9

(15)

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 0y

16:35 Navan

Fleetfootsoldier

9st 8lb

J: Colin Keane

T: John C McConnell

Three wins over 1m; finished tailed off last week at Naas and might not stay this far.

12/1

17th

3

(17)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

19:50 Naas

Fleetfootsoldier

10st 0lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

Three wins at this trip for Kevin Coleman, including at Bellewstown last summer; claimed after creditable fourth in Dundalk claimer in February.

10/1

4th

3

(1)

16th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

16:22 Dundalk (AW)

Fleetfootsoldier

9st 6lb

J: Calum Hogan

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

Two-time winner on this surface, most recently in a C&D handicap in November; could struggle to make an impact under these conditions though.

16/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.80

Form: 0-8460

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 12lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Opening two handicap runs have been over much further; down 8lb and drops in trip here with first-time blinkers too.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

10

(10)

27th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Lasting Peace

9st 2lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Noel Meade

midfield, waiting for room under 2f out, switched left 1f out, kept on, forced dead-heat 5th

6/1

8th

3

(21)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

15:00 Curragh

Lasting Peace

9st 8lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Noel Meade

midfield

10/1

5th

5

(8)

22nd Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Lasting Peace

9st 9lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Noel Meade

Not had many goes in handicaps and placed twice over this trip; improved for blinkers when runner-up at Bellewstown and third to subsequent winner over 1m here; forget last time when the reins broke.

15/2

9/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 9976

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Ran okay on her handicap debut over 1m at Leopardstown last month; could well have more to offer but has a wide draw to contend with here.

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

10th

13

(3)

16th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 1f 100y

15:50 Gowran Park

Queen Mab

8st 13lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph G Murphy

in touch with leaders on inner

10/1

11th

14

(11)

29th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Queen Mab

8st 11lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Joseph G Murphy

Was third at Bellewstown over 1m in July but was below that twice since; needs a return to her best taking a big jump in trip.

18/1

OUR TIP

Form: 05-49

Last run: 41 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Encouraging seasonal return when staying-on fourth behind a better-fancied stablemate at Gowran in May but looked a bit onepaced back in trip on quicker ground at the Curragh 16 days later; return to this trip to suit off what appears a fair mark on handicap debut; draw far from ideal.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

6

(5)

9th May 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

14:40 Gowran Park

Hope And Innocence

9st 6lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

in touch with leaders, headway and prominent when hampered under 2f out, weakened final 110yds

10/1

6th

7

(3)

24th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

17:05 Gowran Park

Hope And Innocence

9st 4lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: T G McCourt

Left Johnny Murtagh's for 3,500 euros in October and quiet in two runs for this yard on the AW; remains a maiden.

12/1

Form: 5560-0

Last run: 45 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Not much to show for five starts in France last year and last of 16 on Irish debut at Roscommon in May for Eoin O'Neill; changed yards since and hard to fancy but Billy Lee booking takes the eye.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

11th

10

25th Aug 2023

Good

2m 1f 0y

16:15 Killarney

Stone Crafter

11st 0lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

56-rated Flat maiden, never better than fourth in 11 starts; towards rear on last two runs; hard to make a case for him.

50/1

12th

16

(20)

17th Aug 2023

Good

1m 1f 0y

19:05 Leopardstown

Stone Crafter

8st 13lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

Maiden after 10 starts but wasn't beaten far at Bellewstown (1m) and Navan (1m2f); below that level at Down Royal over 1m5f but this trip will suit better; blinkers; tough draw.

18/1

11th

14

(7)

28th Jul 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 4f 175y

20:30 Down Royal

Stone Crafter

9st 2lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

midfield

14/1

6th
4 (1)
Gosford

7/2

Form: 78-92

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 13lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Eyecatching handicap debut second at Gowran last month over 7f, coming from way back to chase home a clear-cut winner after a slow start; 5lb higher but almost surely has more to offer and likely big player.

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

3rd

1

(14)

8th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Gosford

10st 1lb

J: James Ryan

T: Edward Lynam

held up in last, steady headway from over 2f out, prominent when switched left over 1f out, soon went second, no extra inside final 110yds

5/1

9th

1

(9)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Gosford

10st 1lb

J: James Ryan

T: Edward Lynam

Trip is right and, as well as winning on soft, was second in a big field at the Curragh on good; tongue-tie fitted for AW debut.

8/1

Form: 00-890

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

First reserve; opening two handicap runs have been poor; blinkers now replace visor but hard to make a case for.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

10

(7)

28th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

1m 0f 14y

Class 6

18:15 Chepstow

Kirikiriroa

9st 1lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: J P Murtagh

Got much closer than previously when 5l behind the winner at Bellewstown (1m, yielding; first-time blinkers) this month, but still only seventh of 15; this is a drop in grade, though, and any market confidence would be interesting.

6/1

7th

16

(12)

6th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 198y

16:55 Bellewstown

Kirikiriroa

9st 0lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: J P Murtagh

First reserve; opening two handicap runs have been poor; blinkers now replace visor but hard to make a case for.

14/1

Form: 7-760

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Ran twice in Britain at two; hung left on recent handicap debut at Gowran and has plenty to find with a couple of today's rivals on that run; cheekpieces tried.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

13

(5)

20th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

16:15 Dundalk (AW)

Qalahari Queen

9st 0lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: T G McCourt

Never in the first four and never closer than eighth in six handicap appearances; little apparent chance after finishing towards the back in 7f handicaps at this venue on her last two starts.

33/1

11th

12

(3)

13th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Qalahari Queen

8st 12lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: T G McCourt

soon led, headed under 2f out, weakening when bumped over 1f out

25/1

14/1

Form: 706-45

Last run: 33 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Encouraging return in Roscommon claimer in May but took a backward step in Listowel handicap and has since left Kevin Prendergast; 5lb wrong here.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

9

(6)

16th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

16:22 Dundalk (AW)

Lightupthesky

9st 2lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: V C Ward

Modest sort rated a meagre 37 so lots on at the weights here; cheekpieces tried.

100/1

Form: 0-7704

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

More encouraging effort (having been gelded) back in trip at Leopardstown last month, doing best work at finish in steadily-run 1m; one to consider from a good draw.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

10th

14

(17)

13th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Turbo Sprint

8st 10lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Not beaten all that far over 1m last time when tried in blinkers, that his best effort since Leopardstown fourth over that trip in June; not straightforward but there is ability there, longer trip not sure to suit.

25/1

10th

14

(10)

24th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Turbo Sprint

8st 11lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

dwelt start, towards rear

25/1

11th

13

(9)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Turbo Sprint

8st 11lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: John C McConnell

in touch with leaders

22/1

Form: 009-

Last run: 202 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Poor form last winter on Dundalk AW for Joseph O'Brien; gelded since and seems best watched on first run for new yard on turf debut.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

15

(4)

29th Jul 2023

Soft To Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:25 Gowran Park

Engines On

8st 8lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Mrs Prunella Dobbs

Four-race maiden; well held 66-1 on yard/handicap debut earlier this month; best watched for now.

100/1

11th

14

(17)

6th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 198y

16:55 Bellewstown

Engines On

9st 0lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Mrs Prunella Dobbs

Poor form last winter on Dundalk AW for Joseph O'Brien; gelded since and seems best watched on first run for new yard on turf debut.

25/1

Form: -40060

Last run: 20 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Opening handicap effort last month at Fairyhouse was modest; cheekpieces added to usual tongue tie here but of limited appeal.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

9

(4)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

0m 5f 160y

14:50 Sligo

Vikki Wall

9st 0lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

Nine-race maiden who was out of form at the back end of last season and she's been off 198 days.

33/1

Form: 5622-0

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Two solid runs in lowly nurseries for Karl Burke in Britain last August on good ground but always behind on Irish debut at Leopardstown last month; best watched for now.

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

9th

14

(10)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Jims Cracker

8st 7lb

J: Rory Mulligan

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

prominent, soon went second

66/1

10th

13

(13)

13th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Jims Cracker

8st 12lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Twice placed in nurseries for Karl Burke last year but is nowhere near that level for this yard this term.

25/1

14/1

Form: 970

Last run: 139 days

W: 9st 10lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Three qualifying runs came in Dundalk maidens last winter (once slowly away, once keen); hard to assess entering handicap and opposable from this wide draw.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

13th

10

(5)

3rd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 1f 0y

16:55 Tipperary

Lisgin

9st 5lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: Andrew Slattery

in touch with leaders

16/1

7th

5

(10)

9th Aug 2023

Good

1m 2f 103y

17:40 Sligo

Lisgin

9st 11lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Andrew Slattery

Three qualifying runs came in Dundalk maidens at 7f/1m last winter; big price when finishing in rear over 1m at Bellewstown in first handicap; safe to rule out.

50/1

14th

6

(15)

6th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 198y

16:55 Bellewstown

Lisgin

9st 10lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

Three qualifying runs came in Dundalk maidens last winter (once slowly away, once keen); hard to assess entering handicap and opposable from this wide draw.

14/1

25/1

Form: 000

Last run: 51 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Precious little to take from three maiden runs and hard to make a case for on handicap debut from a bad draw.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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0

1

25th Aug 2023

Good

2m 1f 0y

16:15 Killarney

Cletus

11st 0lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: Eoin Doyle

Low-rated Flat performer; makes no appeal on introduction to hurdling.

100/1

12th

17

(3)

18th Jul 2023

Yielding

1m 0f 30y

18:15 Killarney

Cletus

9st 3lb

T: Eoin Doyle

in touch with leaders on inner, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

0

12

(18)

6th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 198y

16:55 Bellewstown

Cletus

9st 2lb

J: Alan Persse

T: Eoin Doyle

Precious little to take from three maiden runs and hard to make a case for on handicap debut from a bad draw.

25/1

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Payout
Exacta €425.00
Straight Forecast €447.80
Tricast €2792.40
Trifecta €2768.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Gosford

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Master Garvey

The Irish Sun:

Gosford

POSTDATA:

Master Garvey