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  • 2m 0f 150y
  • 18 runners
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BoyleSports Download Our App Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 18 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

14/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.00
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 0-5475

Last run: 4 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Six-time winner on the Flat, most recently in a 1m2f handicap at Down Royal in June; not beaten far in a Listed novice hurdle here on Tuesday; each-way chance.

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2nd

3

(1)

12th Sep 2023

Yielding

1m 4f 42y

18:25 Galway

Enfranchise

9st 9lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Won a valuable fillies handicap at Down Royal in June and successful in a maiden hurdle here at the festival; has run in two handicaps since then; big price when towards the rear in the Petingo over 1m5f at Leopardstown on Saturday; cheekpieces now.

25/1

12th

3

(11)

9th Sep 2023

Good

1m 4f 180y

17:05 Leopardstown

Enfranchise

9st 3lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: John Joseph Hanlon

prominent

12/1

4th

1

(1)

27th Aug 2023

Good

1m 2f 110y

17:00 Naas

Enfranchise

10st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: John Joseph Hanlon

led, ridden and headed 2f out, no extra inside final furlong, weakened and lost third towards finish

11/2

7/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 15/26- D

Last run: 101 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Point and bumper winner; highly tried in winner's company since, twice coming up against A Dream To Share and also ran well in a Grade 2 contest at Aintree last year; looks a candidate to be a useful hurdler but rider bookings suggest that more is expected of his stable companions today.

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1st

12

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:25 Fairyhouse

Rath Gaul Boy

11st 12lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

raced in second, not fluent 3 out, led 2 out, shaken up and went clear approaching last, went further clear run-in, readily

5/4

7

4th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:25 Leopardstown

Rath Gaul Boy

11st 12lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

took keen hold, led narrowly or disputed lead, clear with one other before 3rd, jumped slightly right 4th, headed and weakened quickly after 2 out, eased and detached when pulled up before last (jockey said gelding pulled too hard early on; vet said gelding coughed while being examined post-race and slightly blood stained bilateral nasal discharge was noted)

13/8

2nd

8

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Rath Gaul Boy

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: W P Mullins

Point and bumper winner; highly tried in winner's company since, twice coming up against A Dream To Share and also ran well in a Grade 2 contest at Aintree last year; looks a candidate to be a useful hurdler but rider bookings suggest that more is expected of his stable companions today.

7/1

11/2

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 62/

Last run: 845 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Runner-up in a heavy ground hurdle in France when last seen 27 months ago; long absence unlikely to be an issue and certainly interesting on his Irish debut.

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5

30th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 7f 165y

16:30 Fairyhouse

Olympic Man

11st 3lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

French import was off for 27 months until third on Irish debut at last year's Galway festival; expensive loser at the same venue in October; made amends with front-running maiden hurdle win at Naas; needs to jump better.

3/1

1st

16

10th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 0y

13:07 Naas

Olympic Man

11st 12lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

Flat winner over 1m7f in France in March 2021; runner-up in a heavy-ground hurdle at Compeigne the following month; off for 27 months until third on Irish debut at Galway festival; shaped well then but was an expensive loser at the same venue in October; good chance of making amends.

11/8

Form:

Last run: 93 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Won his sole point-to-point at Liscarroll in March on heavy; soundly beaten in a Tipperary bumper on his track debut; clearly has ability but best watched.

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4th

11

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:55 Leopardstown

Quarry Rocco

10st 9lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: P J Rothwell

held up in rear, headway before 2 out, went fourth but no extra before last

33/1

8th

2

11th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:07 Gowran Park

Quarry Rocco

11st 6lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

towards rear throughout

16/1

Form: 126-5 C

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Bumper winner on debut at this meeting last year; did okay on his hurdles debut at Roscommon before running a very solid race in a 1m4f amateur maiden here on Wednesday; softer ground unlikely to be an issue and one of the leading contenders here.

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1st

7

(1)

7th Sep 2023

Good

1m 1f 136y

16:50 Clonmel

This Songisforyou

9st 9lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Emmet Mullins

sweating, made all, shaken up and clear under 2f out, kept on well final furlong, comfortably

Evs

2nd

2

(1)

17th Aug 2023

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:35 Leopardstown

This Songisforyou

10st 1lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Emmet Mullins

took keen hold, in rear, switched right and good headway from over 1f out, ridden and ran on final 110yds, went second post, just failed

8/1

5th

11

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

This Songisforyou

11st 12lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Emmet Mullins

Bumper winner on debut at this meeting last year; did okay on his hurdles debut at Roscommon before running a very solid race in a 1m4f amateur maiden here on Wednesday; softer ground unlikely to be an issue and one of the leading contenders here.

3/1

Form: 4

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Decent sort on the Flat for Peter Chapple-Hyam; respectable run on his hurdles debut at Roscommon last month; forecast rain would be a worry.

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11th

9

(8)

13th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:45 Dundalk (AW)

Fast Medicine

8st 13lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Dual Flat winner in UK; three hurdle runs for this yard with best effort coming on the first try; needs to get back to his best form but can't be ruled out.

20/1

Form: 40-235 BF

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 5lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Winless from 17 starts, went closest when runner-up in a 2m5f handicap hurdle at Downpatrick in May; much more needed.

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11th

10

17th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 110y

19:49 Tramore

Hockworthy Flyer

11st 4lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Andrew McNamara

Limited mare but Downpatrick placed runs earlier this season bring her into it; can lead; competition too tough latest at Galway; top rider booked.

8/1

7th

17

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Hockworthy Flyer

11st 5lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: Andrew McNamara

Winless from 17 starts, went closest when runner-up in a 2m5f handicap hurdle at Downpatrick in May; much more needed.

33/1

Form: 6

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Mid-division in a Killarney bumper on her track debut last month; others much more likely.

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5th

8

28th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

14:00 Tramore

Onefortheditch

11st 6lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Eamonn Francis Gallagher

Worth considering on the basis of 4l second in a 2m3f event at Clonmel on her second handicap start; disappointing Sligo run raises doubt.

12/1

10th

8

27th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:35 Sligo

Onefortheditch

11st 6lb

J: Tom Harney

T: Eamonn Francis Gallagher

Fair run on handicap debut over 2m6f at Galway; worth considering on the basis of 4l second at Clonmel; winner Getabelle bids to advertise the form in the 2.25.

4/1

2nd

12

15th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 3f 0y

15:10 Cork

Onefortheditch

11st 3lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Eamonn Francis Gallagher

Not shamed when beaten 10l on handicap bow at Galway (2m6f) and a bit of improvement could see her placed.

14/1

OUR TIP

Form: 1-5 D BF

Last run: 59 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Workmanlike winner of a good ground bumper at Ayr in April; well held in a winner's contest at the Curragh since; difficult to know how the forecast rain will suit but interesting on his hurdles debut.

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2nd

1

13th Sep 2023

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 4

15:00 Uttoxeter

Bumble Bee Bet

11st 4lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

prominent

5/2

8th

2

23rd Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 141y

18:10 Sligo

Bumble Bee Bet

11st 12lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

Workmanlike winner of a good ground bumper at Ayr in April was then well held in a winner's contest at the Curragh and never really sighted when soundly beaten on hurdles debut at Galway recently on softer ground; best watched for now.

11/2

9th

1

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Bumble Bee Bet

11st 12lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

Workmanlike winner of a good ground bumper at Ayr in April; well held in a winner's contest at the Curragh since; difficult to know how the forecast rain will suit but interesting on his hurdles debut.

12/1

Form: 6-

Last run: 425 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

50-1 when a remote sixth on debut in a bumper at Listowel 13 months ago; absent since.

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6th

6

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 70y

16:33 Cork

Shotgun Jack

10st 10lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

Too keen last time out on handicap debut but had won in good style on both his previous starts on similar ground to what he will get here; type to bounce back and freshened up with 84-day break.

6/1

0

3

28th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

15:15 Limerick

Shotgun Jack

11st 12lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

took keen hold, prominent, soon went second, pecked on landing 6th, led narrowly 7th, clear with one other 8th, headed after 2 out (usual 3 out), soon weakened, pulled up approaching last

7/2

1st

4

21st Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 5f 0y

14:45 Limerick

Shotgun Jack

11st 11lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

travelled strongly, made all, not fluent 5th, faced challenge but going best before 2 out, clear when ridden before last, ran on, comfortably

6/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Horse

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Form & Verdict

Four-time winner on the Flat in France; hooded for his Irish and stable debut; very hard to assess but the choice of Townend over a more obvious stablemate and probably the one to beat.

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11th

4

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Ninth Titan

11st 12lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

Four-time winner on the Flat in France; hooded for his Irish and stable debut; very hard to assess but the choice of Townend over a more obvious stablemate and probably the one to beat.

Evs

Form: 8

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Modest Flat performer; not entirely disgraced on his hurdles debut at Kilbeggan but an unlikely player here.

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12th

13

(8)

22nd Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Ballycommon Chapel

8st 12lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: P Cluskey

Winless in 15 starts; ran okay in a C&D handicap last month but plenty more needed.

25/1

7th

13

(14)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Ballycommon Chapel

8st 13lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: P Cluskey

midfield, switched left under 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, never on terms

25/1

13th

9

(1)

22nd Sep 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Ballycommon Chapel

8st 13lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: P Cluskey

Maiden hasn't delivered on her early promise and poor over hurdles lately, so passed over.

40/1

66/1

Form: 8

Last run: 11 days

W: 11st 5lb

7 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Down the field in a Ballinrobe maiden hurdle last month; no obvious appeal.

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13th

18

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Mahlermore

11st 5lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Donal Hassett

Down the field in a Ballinrobe maiden hurdle last month; no obvious appeal.

66/1

8th

17

25th Jul 2023

Yielding

2m 1f 5y

17:08 Ballinrobe

Mahlermore

10st 11lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Donal Hassett

Second reserve; first foal; dam point/2m5f hurdle winner, out of 2m3f hurdle winner, is granddaughter of 2m-2m4f hurdle winner; best watched on somewhat belated debut.

Form: 6

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Mid-division on debut in a Kilbeggan maiden hurdle two weeks ago; likely to need more time.

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4

26th Feb 2024

Soft

3m 0f 217y

Class 5

15:55 Plumpton

Cant Buy Time

11st 5lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Cynthia Woods

Minor form in his four runs and was 66-1 when pulled up on his recent handicap debut (2m7f, soft).

16/1

3

13th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

15:35 Lingfield

Cant Buy Time

11st 3lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Cynthia Woods

Minor form in qualifying runs at 2m1f-2m4f in Ireland and for new yard in Britain but he is out of a sister to Irish National winner Rogue Angel so has hopes of doing better now handicapping over a staying trip.

20/1

6th

4

7th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 114y

Class 3

13:45 Plumpton

Cant Buy Time

11st 4lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Cynthia Woods

Didn't show a great deal in two Irish maiden hurdles last summer (2m2f/2m1f); changed hands for £7,000 in September; fitted with tongue-tie for today's stable debut; best watched.

66/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Third foal; dam unraced half-sister to point winner Nightcap Jack out of 2m4f-3m hurdle winner; stoutly bred mare best watched on her hurdles debut.

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15th

20

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Shes No Fool

11st 5lb

J: E Walsh

T: Frank John Hayes

Third foal; dam unraced half-sister to point winner Nightcap Jack out of 2m4f-3m hurdle winner; stoutly bred mare best watched on her hurdles debut.

100/1

Form: 0/0-P

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Showed some ability in a Thurles bumper for Liz Doyle; well beaten on his stable debut at Roscommon last month; little to recommend.

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0

6

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Onehellofagetaway

11st 12lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

Showed some ability in a Thurles bumper for Liz Doyle; well beaten on his stable debut at Roscommon last month; little to recommend.

200/1

0

9

10th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:35 Roscommon

Onehellofagetaway

11st 4lb

J: Conor Owens

T: P J Rothwell

in rear, pushed along halfway

10/1

16

30th May 2023

Good

2m 0f 40y

17:00 Ballinrobe

Onehellofagetaway

11st 4lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: P J Rothwell

Reserve; tailed off on his debut but was a single-figure price and he ran better at Thurles when only weakening from 2f out; has ability.

Form: 9

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Showed a glimpse of ability in a Kilbeggan maiden hurdle on debut; best watched.

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10th

11

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Jonny Mansie

11st 5lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: Declan Queally

Showed very little in four maidens at big odds; down the field on handicap debut at Thurles last month.

20/1

8th

20

5th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 52y

16:10 Thurles

Jonny Mansie

11st 6lb

T: Declan Queally

Third reserve; shown very little in four maidens at big odds; hard to make a case for on handicap debut.

Form: 7-47

Last run: 55 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Winning pointer and has shown a level of ability over hurdles; more suited to handicaps.

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0

15

5th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 150y

13:55 Galway

Bobbisilver

11st 5lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Paul John Gilligan

Winning pointer and has shown a level of ability over hurdles; more suited to handicaps.

25/1

7th

2

11th Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

13:40 Punchestown

Bobbisilver

11st 7lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Paul John Gilligan

Won her sole point-to-point; improved effort on her second start over hurdles at Ballinrobe last month; wears eye-shields here and needs to find more but could well get into the places.

8/1

4th

16

30th May 2023

Good

2m 0f 40y

17:30 Ballinrobe

Bobbisilver

10st 11lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Paul John Gilligan

prominent

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Payout
Exacta €168.00
Straight Forecast €162.90
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Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Enfranchise

SPOTLIGHT:

Ninth Titan

TOPSPEED:

Enfranchise

POSTDATA:

Enfranchise

The Irish Sun:

Ninth Titan