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Good To Yielding

Massey Ferguson Johnston Farm Equipment Longford Handicap Hurdle (Div I)

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 2m 2f 0y
  • 16 runners
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Massey Ferguson Johnston Farm Equipment Longford Handicap Hurdle (Div I)

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £3.90
  • Place: £1.50

Form: 090-32

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 10lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Well held on AW latest but previous hurdle placings at Ballinrobe and Downpatrick would give him each-way claims here although headstrong and needs to settle better.

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6th

14

24th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 1f 0y

17:20 Bellewstown

Jinxs Link

11st 3lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: M M Rice

towards rear

14/1

9/1

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 680-10

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Bit in and out but scored at Tramore last month; folded tamely after a mistake at Punchestown 8 days later but can't be ruled out here given an error-free round.

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Verdict Starting price

6th

3

20th Aug 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

16:20 Tramore

Maggie Walsh

11st 12lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Michael J Bowe

midfield

4/1

2nd

6

21st Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 0y

17:05 Kilbeggan

Maggie Walsh

11st 12lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Michael J Bowe

Bit in and out but scored at Tramore last month; folded tamely after a mistake at Punchestown 8 days later but can't be ruled out here given an error-free round.

9/1

  • Place: £8.50

Form: 500-80

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

First reserve; maiden promise at Listowel last September (good) but handicap runs so far underwhelming; tongue tie now fitted.

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13th

13

18th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:45 Listowel

Rathnaleen Zoey

11st 1lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

in touch with leaders, not fluent 1st

25/1

7th

16

8th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:12 Kilbeggan

Rathnaleen Zoey

10st 13lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

midfield, lost ground 4th, not fluent 5th

33/1

12th

9

28th Aug 2023

Yielding

2m 6f 14y

18:35 Ballinrobe

Rathnaleen Zoey

11st 1lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Eoin Christopher McCarthy

disputed lead, headed but prominent 3rd

14/1

20/1

  • Place: £6.20

Form: 000PP-

Last run: 283 days

W: 11st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Has struggled in handicaps, pulled up the last twice; cheekpieces worn last time now discarded.

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10

15th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:55 Clonmel

Sekifi

11st 1lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: Matthew J Smith

prominent, pecked on landing 2 out (usual 3 out), soon weakened, tailed off when pulled up before last

20/1

4th

12

21st Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 0y

17:05 Kilbeggan

Sekifi

11st 3lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Matthew J Smith

disputed lead, jumped left 1st

20/1

20

11th Oct 2022

Good

2m 4f 150y

16:05 Punchestown

Sekifi

10st 12lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Matthew J Smith

prominent, ridden and lost position 2 out, behind when pulled up approaching last

25/1

Form: 480-00

Last run: 52 days

W: 11st 1lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

20-race maiden soundly beaten in both runs in May after winter break; new headgear combination tried here but hard to be confident in.

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5th

7

27th Sep 2023

Yielding

3m 1f 182y

17:40 Sligo

Howsthewoman

10st 13lb

J: J J Slevin

T: John G Carr

0-18 over hurdles, placed only once, hard to fancy on chase debut at the age of nine; the only slight positive is that her best hurdles run was when third in a handicap at this venue two seasons ago.

25/1

8th

15

30th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 1f 37y

19:10 Bellewstown

Howsthewoman

10st 13lb

J: A P Heskin

T: John G Carr

midfield

25/1

Form: 0/P9-0

Last run: 51 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Showed little on handicap debut at Wexford in May; cheekpieces now tried.

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7th

16

4th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Punchestown

Cathys Quest

11st 12lb

J: Michelle O’Brien

T: Terence O’Brien

Won handicap hurdle in September but hard to fancy here.

50/1

9th

8

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:35 Thurles

Cathys Quest

11st 6lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Terence O’Brien

Last month's Kilbeggan hurdles win (beat Tango Theatre 15l) came at 3m but ran no sort of race (wound on hind leg and blowing hard) when favourite on chasing debut at Downpatrick; could still have more to offer over hurdles.

13/2

0

2

6th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 7f 110y

17:20 Downpatrick

Cathys Quest

11st 13lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Terence O’Brien

All the better for blinkers over hurdles, following her improved fourth at Killarney (2m4f, yielding to soft) with a runaway breakthrough success at Kilbeggan (3m, good to yielding); whacked up 12lb for that ahead of this her debut over fences, but there are useful chasers in the family.

13/8

Form: 8900-9

Last run: 40 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

No impact despite declining mark in handicaps, most recently first start for current yard at Punchestown last month; remains opposable.

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13th

1

(6)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

17:50 Gowran Park

Applejack Poet

10st 7lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: Liz Doyle

Hurdle winner was beaten a long way in two Flat starts last year and can't be fancied.

150/1

Form: 1P-P00 D

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Two wins last summer including over this trip at Sligo but yet to hit form this summer, way behind Maggie Walsh at Tramore on penultimate start.

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Verdict Starting price

7th

12

16th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 119y

14:05 Naas

Red Striker

10st 1lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: James M Barcoe

Useful effort when third over 2m at Kilbeggan last August; failed to repeat that form at Bellewstown later that month; not a bad run at Gowran last month for a new stable and after a good break; comes into the reckoning following creditable third in a 25-runner contest at this venue.

7/1

3rd

27

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:40 Naas

Red Striker

11st 7lb

T: James M Barcoe

Returned to form off his reduced mark and in first-time blinkers when third over 2m at Kilbeggan last August; failed to repeat that form at Bellewstown later that month; not a bad run at Gowran last month for a new stable and after a good break; second reserve.

Form: /00-54

Last run: 39 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

AW winner who rather lost his way on the Flat but two solid runs back hurdling when staying on in 2m handicaps; extra trip could suit and one to consider.

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6th

5

22nd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 88y

16:23 Thurles

The Virginian

11st 4lb

J: Miss A B O’Connor

T: Padraig Roche

10-race maiden over jumps but shaped okay on return from a five-month break on chase debut; could be a big player back in this sphere with that run under his belt.

8/1

OUR TIP

Form: 00-9P8

Last run: 41 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Mixing hurdles, chases and flat of late with little impact; hard to fancy.

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7th

19

28th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 5f 0y

13:30 Limerick

Fireworks

10st 13lb

T: John Joseph Hanlon

prominent, lost position before 3 out, no extra from 2 out

14/1

Form: 6P9-70

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 1lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Sole win came in Limerick maiden in 2021; handicap form this year moderate and cheekpieces now tried.

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0

16

7th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 110y

15:23 Fairyhouse

War God

11st 0lb

J: J J Slevin

T: R Donohoe

in touch with leaders early, dropped to midfield 5th, weakened after 6th, in rear when pulled up before 3 out

50/1

12th

18

15th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 3f 0y

15:45 Cork

War God

10st 13lb

J: Conor Owens

T: R Donohoe

Record of 1-16 over hurdles and has been regressive this year; others preferred.

33/1

11th

16

21st Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 0y

17:05 Kilbeggan

War God

11st 1lb

J: Conor Owens

T: R Donohoe

disputed lead

14/1

Form: 0/83-5

Last run: 62 days

W: 11st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Returned from a long absence in March and seems to be gradually working his way into form, only weakening late at Wexford on latest; place claims if continuing his progress.

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Verdict Starting price

1st

11

21st Apr 2024

Soft

1m 7f 110y

16:50 Tramore

Prince Of Air

10st 10lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

prominent on outer, led narrowly 6th

10/1

Form: 0900-4

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Took a step forward on recent return from a break when fourth at Bellewstown; slight drop in trip could suit on that evidence so respected.

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No Results Found

Form: 0-70

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Modest Flat handicapper and no show in three maiden hurdles; hard to make a case for on handicap debut.

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6th

7

15th Sep 2023

Good

2m 1f 165y

15:25 Downpatrick

No Show

11st 8lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: James Joseph Mangan

Built on some promise at Tramore with a win at Wexford a fortnight ago; 6lb rise is justified and should give another good account.

11/4

Form: 600-0

Last run: 38 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Dundalk nursery winner when with Johnny Murtagh; ran okay in a maiden hurdle here last summer but hasn't progressed and tailed off on last month's Sligo return.

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15th

9

21st Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 2f 0y

17:05 Kilbeggan

Enchanted One

11st 7lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: John Patrick Ryan

Dundalk nursery winner when with Johnny Murtagh; ran okay in a maiden hurdle here last summer but hasn't progressed and tailed off on last month's Sligo return.

14/1

11th

17

13th Jun 2023

Good

2m 1f 133y

18:33 Sligo

Enchanted One

11st 1lb

J: Peter Carberry

T: John Patrick Ryan

raced in second, lost second before 2nd

13th

9

29th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 0f 90y

14:18 Galway

Enchanted One

11st 12lb

J: John Kirwan

T: John Patrick Ryan

Dundalk nursery winner in 2019 when with Johnny Murtagh; deteriorated on Flat, no appeal on hurdles form so far.

50/1

Form: 40844-

Last run: 121 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Form in Britain with Tom Weston was pretty modest although okay run final start in Warwick handicap in March; hard to see him making an immediate impact for current yard although this longer trip could suit.

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0

2

26th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 50y

15:05 Killarney

Black Tonic

11st 12lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: Richard John O’Brien

Promise towards the end of last season in Britain; well-backed on both Kilbeggan outings for current yard but has failed to settle each time, keeping on late when beaten little over 2l on latest (2m); upped in trip here and should go well if settling better.

9/2

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Payout
Exacta €282.00
Straight Forecast €216.80
Tricast €4524.80
Trifecta €6856.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

On My Bike

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Maggie Walsh

The Irish Sun:

Prince Of Air

POSTDATA:

On My Bike