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Irish Stallion Farms EBF “Ahonoora” Handicap (Premier Handicap)

  • Prize money: £57433.63
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • 16 runners
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Irish Stallion Farms EBF “Ahonoora” Handicap (Premier Handicap)

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

1st
10 (17)
Dunum

15/2 (Won)

  • Win: £4.30
  • Place: £1.40

Form: 2-1203 CD

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Five wins on joining Natalia Lupini last season included over C&D and added further win at Limerick in April; better again when touched off in Curragh premier handicap and here on Tuesday in Colm Quinn BMW Mile, only losing second close home under a positive ride; big player.

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Verdict Starting price

10th

3

(8)

1st Oct 2023

Soft To Heavy

0m 7f 100y

14:40 Tipperary

Dunum

9st 7lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

midfield

5/1

2nd

4

(7)

9th Sep 2023

Good

0m 7f 72y

17:40 Leopardstown

Dunum

9st 13lb

J: W J Lee

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

took keen hold, prominent, soon went second, led over 1f out, clear final 110yds, kept on but headed towards finish

6/1

20/1

  • Place: £8.60

Form: /70-88 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Dual Listed winner on soft ground over this trip in 2021; struggled in two outings last season and similarly this campaign albeit very stiff task on latest; yard seemingly have a stronger contender in Hotrocket.

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19th

2

(16)

18th Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

16:10 Curragh

Snapraeterea

10st 0lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Ground will be right for him and won at Listed level for third time at Tipperary in October; second off 99 at Galway festival the last time he ran in a handicap; jockey rides him for the first time.

10/1

4th

2

(4)

22nd Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

14:10 Leopardstown

Snapraeterea

9st 12lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Was gaining his third win at Listed level when taking Concorde Stakes at Tipperary early this month, just five days after finishing second in similar Cork contest (in which Power And Me disappointed); clearly in good heart, handles the ground and has to be respected.

11/2

1st

6

(11)

1st Oct 2023

Soft To Heavy

0m 7f 100y

14:40 Tipperary

Snapraeterea

9st 7lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

towards rear, headway towards near side from under 2f out, ridden but still plenty to do 1f out, ran on well against near rail to lead towards finish

5/1

8/1

  • Place: £3.10

Form: 130203

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 1lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Yet to win over this far but did finish second to stablemate Current Option in this race last year off 89; arrives on the back of a strong-finishing third in Scurry Handicap and has his chance; best with an ease so rain would help.

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3rd

3

(2)

9th May 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:35 Gowran Park

Laugh A Minute

9st 7lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Adrian McGuinness

An eight-time winner over shorter, including last time at Naas over 6f; has placed form at this trip too and on heavy ground; should be capable of a big run.

100/30

1st

4

(3)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

0m 5f 205y

17:50 Naas

Laugh A Minute

9st 11lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Adrian McGuinness

towards rear, headway on far side of group from under 2f out, led final strides

8/1

4th
14 (12)
Earls

14/1

  • Place: £6.90

Form: -87103 D

Last run: 26 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Won four in a row last season (6f-1m, good-soft) and added Cork win in May; inadequate stamina test (6f, good) when fair third at Pontefract on latest so can't rule out up in trip on easier ground here.

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14th

7

(14)

10th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:50 Cork

Earls

9st 7lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

Won this race last year and gained compensation for a narrow defeat at the Curragh to land a Haydock handicap 13 days ago; best form is on testing ground and he's 5lb higher this time but not ruled out.

5/1

1st

8

(1)

27th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 6f 212y

Class 2

14:45 Haydock

Earls

8st 6lb

J: Franny Norton

T: Gavin Cromwell

towards rear

11/4

5th
1 (16)
Mutasarref

10/1

Form: 111-54 D BF

Last run: 52 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Major progress last summer, winning three-in-a-row over this trip, including Cork Listed; not at that level in two runs this year but close fourth in Group 3 at Leopardstown was a solid effort; returns to handicap company.

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3rd

1

(4)

21st Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Curragh

Mutasarref

9st 12lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

Winner of six of his 15 starts, including a Listed event over 1m at Leopardstown on his final start last season; had looked regressive through the campaign having enjoyed a fine 2022 campaign featuring three wins in a row over this trip.

7/2

Form: 564742

Last run: 5 days

W: 8st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; luckless campaign this year in top handicaps none more so than here on Tuesday in Colm Quinn BMW Mile when only caught on the post from stall 20; 1lb wrong but obvious player if getting a run.

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6th

11

(11)

5th Nov 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

14:25 Curragh

No More Porter

9st 3lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Adrian McGuinness

prominent, disputing lead 3f out, weakened final furlong

8/1

2nd

10

(7)

14th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:35 Naas

No More Porter

9st 1lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Adrian McGuinness

in touch with leaders, outpaced over 2f out, ran on and chased clear leader inside final furlong, kept on, no match for winner

7/1

2nd

1

(4)

30th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 0f 30y

15:35 Killarney

No More Porter

10st 0lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

Has been running well in the face of some stiff tasks in handicaps this season and he got no luck in running when third at the Curragh last week (very soft); hasn't won in two years but deserves a break.

3/1

Form: 816284 D BF

Last run: 32 days

W: 8st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Has finished second in this race three times, including last two behind Current Option; Musselburgh winner this season and bit short of room there on latest; has to be respected given his record here and 4lb lower than last year.

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No Results Found

Form: 41-330 D

Last run: 24 days

W: 8st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; AW winner is 0-9 on turf but close third in Curragh premier handicap (1m) gives him claims; 1lb wrong.

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14th

2

(7)

6th May 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:45 Curragh

Zabeir

10st 1lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Donal Kinsella

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders over 2f out, hampered when carried right 2f out, weakened final furlong

16/1

15th

19

(21)

26th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

18:10 Curragh

Zabeir

8st 11lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: Donal Kinsella

AW winner is 0-11 on turf; third to Blue Emperor over C&D last month before two lesser runs; fair sixth here a fortnight ago but had three of these rivals in front of him then.

25/1

6th

9

(15)

12th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

16:00 Curragh

Zabeir

9st 1lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Donal Kinsella

towards rear, headway towards near side over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, not reach leaders

12/1

Form: 300598 CD

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Attempting unprecedented four-timer in this race, having won off marks of 99, 105 and 97; form this year a bit mixed but ran well enough in the Colm Quinn BMW Mile on Tuesday (keen, not clear run) to warrant continued respect.

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4th

15

(15)

10th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:50 Cork

Current Option

9st 0lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Adrian McGuinness

C&D Listed winner in 2020; regressive these days and shown very little this year.

25/1

Form: 4-0135 C

Last run: 5 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

All three wins on soft/heavy including here last year; nearest at finish fifth in Colm Quinn BMW Mile here on Tuesday but three ahead of him reoppose here so would want it softer to reverse form.

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9th

4

(9)

30th Mar 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

14:55 Cork

Joe Masseria

9st 9lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Leanne Breen

midfield, towards rear halfway, outpaced 1f out

13/2

Form: 94-357

Last run: 45 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict

Five wins in Britain all on a sound surface although ran well on soft at Chester on seasonal return; ran well for a long way in Buckingham Palace Handicap at Ascot on latest; can't rule out.

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1st

3

(13)

10th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 127y

Class 2

13:30 Chester

Percys Lad

9st 11lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Daniel & Claire Kubler

Record at Chester includes a success in 2022 and respectable third (off 3lb higher from wide draw) in this contest last year; solid second at Newmarket on reappearance; not ruled out.

9/1

2nd

7

(5)

18th Apr 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

17:20 Newmarket

Percys Lad

8st 13lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Daniel & Claire Kubler

prominent, briefly disputed lead over 2f out, soon pressed winner, kept on

12/1

3rd

2

(7)

27th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 2

18:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Percys Lad

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Hogan

T: Daniel & Claire Kubler

Keen-going front-runner who's had a couple of wide stalls to deal with on turf lately, running well at Chester (likes it there) before being taken on and bombing at York; a lot will hinge on how he settles and whether he gets his own way.

10/1

10/1

Form: 510-10 C BF

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Won at last year's festival over a mile and excellent comeback win over 1m2f at Roscommon last month; short of room at vital stage here on Tuesday in Colm Quinn BMW Mile when below expectations and has something to find with several of these; drop in trip not sure to suit.

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12th

9

(4)

5th Nov 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

14:25 Curragh

Soaring Monarch

9st 6lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Peter Fahey

towards rear throughout

25/1

15th

10

(14)

22nd Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 4f 0y

17:05 Leopardstown

Soaring Monarch

9st 2lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Peter Fahey

Won at Roscommon on reappearance but limitations seemingly exposed in three strong handicaps subsequently; what might help is today's step up in trip but others are more intriguing.

25/1

25/1

Form: 103840 D

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 104

Form & Verdict

Listed 6f winner in Dubai in January; yet to run to that figure for current yard however, Newcastle fourth was a decent effort; others look better handicapped.

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5th

5

(10)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

0m 5f 0y

18:20 Naas

Coachello

9st 9lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Gordon Elliott

Useful sort (dual Listed winner) won twice on AW over the winter but was below form last time; goes very well on easy ground too and has to be considered.

14/1

2

(7)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

15:35 Newcastle (AW)

Coachello

9st 10lb

J: David Egan

T: Gordon Elliott

Strong-travelling hold-up performer who won twice (including C&D) in late 2023; whether he's quite up to defying this high a mark in a competitive handicap remains to be seen though.

10/1

4th

4

(4)

4th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 1

15:12 Lingfield (AW)

Coachello

9st 2lb

J: David Egan

T: Gordon Elliott

awkward start, took keen hold

11/4

OUR TIP

Form: 12-411 D

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Progressive 4yo comes here seeking a hat-trick following good-ground wins over this trip at Gowran and Fairyhouse, winning a shade snugly on second occasion; could still have more to offer but won't too much rain.

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11th

7

(9)

9th Sep 2023

Good

0m 7f 72y

17:40 Leopardstown

Hotrocket

9st 8lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

towards rear of midfield

10/1

14th

3

(7)

6th Aug 2023

Yielding

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Galway

Hotrocket

9st 8lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Progressive 4yo comes here seeking a hat-trick following good-ground wins over this trip at Gowran and Fairyhouse, winning a shade snugly on second occasion; could still have more to offer but won't too much rain.

13/2

1st

5

(8)

12th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:20 Fairyhouse

Hotrocket

9st 13lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

midfield, headway waiting for room 2f out, ridden disputing third over 1f out, led final 110yds, nudged out towards finish, cosily

9/2

14/1

Form: -12206 D

Last run: 3 days

W: 8st 11lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Won heavy-ground Leopardstown handicap on seasonal return and second to Earls at Cork, her best efforts; out of depth in Listed event here on Thursday; rain would help her cause.

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15th

12

(18)

10th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:50 Cork

All Lies Ahead

9st 2lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: W McCreery

No wins since a 7f Leopardstown success (heavy) on last season's return; fair run in Listed company here in March but poor favourite at Gowran since and best form on slower ground.

16/1

7th

3

(5)

24th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

17:40 Gowran Park

All Lies Ahead

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: W McCreery

Acts on the ground and has won over 7f and 1m; threatened in handicaps last season and she ran well in a Listed race last time (6f) having conceded lengths at the start; runner-up Yosemite Valley won a Listed race at the Curragh on Sunday; looks a big player returning to a more suitable 7f.

11/2

5th

5

(4)

30th Mar 2024

Heavy

0m 6f 0y

15:30 Cork

All Lies Ahead

9st 4lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: W McCreery

slowly away, lost many lengths start, in rear, headway over 1f out, ran on inside final furlong, never on terms

33/1

Form: 002120 D

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 5lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict

Primarily a sprinter but did win over this trip at Listowel a few years ago; ran a shocker in Scurry Handicap on latest but had previously just been touched off in Rockingham at the Curragh; others preferred.

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14th

4

(4)

23rd Sep 2023

Soft

0m 5f 0y

15:05 Curragh

Master Matt

9st 4lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford & T Collins

in touch with leaders up the centre

20/1

14th

9

(8)

10th Sep 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

13:50 Curragh

Master Matt

9st 1lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: M Halford & T Collins

prominent

20/1

3rd

2

(5)

11th Aug 2023

Soft

0m 5f 0y

17:15 Tipperary

Master Matt

9st 8lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford & T Collins

ducked right start, soon led at steady pace, headed under 2f out, outpaced over 1f out, kept on towards finish, no match for first two

11/2

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Non-runners

Saltonstall, Casanova, Cordouan

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Payout
Exacta €1550.00
Straight Forecast €1360.50
Tricast €16525.10
Trifecta €36133.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Mutasarref

SPOTLIGHT:

Dunum

TOPSPEED:

No More Porter

The Irish Sun:

Current Option

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Saltonstall