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Qatar Racing And Equestrian Club Irish EBF Curragh Stakes (Listed Race)

  • Prize money: £20884.96
  • 0m 5f 0y
  • 9 runners
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Qatar Racing And Equestrian Club Irish EBF Curragh Stakes (Listed Race)

Runners: 9 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £10.20
  • Place: £2.70

Form: 03321 D

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Progressive form; short-headed by Storm Miami in a Naas maiden before narrowly landing a Cork nursery; all of her best form is on good ground though and the forecast rain would be a worry.

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

10th

8

(9)

13th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 0y

Class 1

13:50 Newmarket

Asean

9st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Donnacha Aidan O’Brien

Irish filly who has shown steady improvement; beat Alabama by half a length in Curragh Listed event (5f, good) last time out, following up her nursery success; may rate higher still; one to consider.

15/2

1st

5

(10)

20th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:30 Curragh

Asean

9st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Donnacha Aidan O’Brien

Progressive form; short-headed by Storm Miami in a Naas maiden before narrowly landing a Cork nursery; all of her best form is on good ground though and the forecast rain would be a worry.

7/1

1st

2

(3)

28th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

0m 5f 0y

17:22 Cork

Asean

10st 0lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Donnacha Aidan O’Brien

held up in rear, headway when switched right under 3f out, soon pressed leaders, led when ridden over 1f out, soon clear, kept on well when reduced lead towards finish, just held on

7/2

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11/4

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 3452 BF

Last run: 46 days

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

The juvenile that was the talk of Ballydoyle in the spring; has fared much better on good ground, a good fifth in the Windsor Castle at Royal Ascot before a slightly unlucky defeat to Son Of Corballis at Tipperary; the forecast rain would be a definite worry.

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

7th

2

(6)

27th Apr 2024

Yielding

0m 5f 180y

14:17 Navan

Alabama

9st 5lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: A P O’Brien

Sole win from ten starts at two came in an ordinary Dundalk race, better form when second in a Listed event at the same venue; decent turf form in defeat although below best latest in Cornwallis at Newmarket (hampered and eased); unplaced favourite for a Group 3 event at Dundalk on final start.

8/1

6th

12

(2)

27th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Alabama

8st 10lb

J: Colin Keane

T: A P O’Brien

towards rear of midfield, headway towards far side over 1f out, kept on, not reach leaders

11/2

12/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 91351 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Two wins from five starts and produced a career best to win a 5f conditions race at Naas two weeks ago; handles any ground and well worth a try in a stakes race at this trip.

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

4th

13

(3)

6th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Rush Queen

9st 0lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Adrian McGuinness

Dual winner (5f-6.5f) was 3rd in a Curragh Listed (1/2l behind Alabama) before a lesser Fairyhouse run; could get involved if rebounding.

15/2

4th

7

(4)

18th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

18:25 Fairyhouse

Rush Queen

9st 0lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Adrian McGuinness

RPRs 88 in 5f contests in August, ground-versatile; stays this trip but she has to be rated vulnerable.

12/1

3rd

9

(5)

20th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:30 Curragh

Rush Queen

9st 0lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Adrian McGuinness

Two wins from five starts and produced a career best to win a 5f conditions race at Naas two weeks ago; handles any ground and well worth a try in a stakes race at this trip.

12/1

3/1

Form: 12 D

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Touched off Asean in a Naas maiden before just failing to get up in a Listed at the same venue last month; still more to come from her and has a very solid chance here; handles any ground.

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

4th

22

(19)

23rd Sep 2023

Soft

0m 7f 0y

15:40 Curragh

Storm Miami

9st 0lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: G M Lyons

prominent, challenging when ridden over 1f out, no extra final furlong

12/1

3rd

1

(5)

2nd Sep 2023

Yielding

0m 5f 164y

14:15 Navan

Storm Miami

9st 9lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: G M Lyons

raced in second on near side of group, challenging over 1f out, soon ridden, bit short of room inside final 110yds, no extra towards finish

9/4

4th

10

(2)

20th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:30 Curragh

Storm Miami

9st 0lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

Touched off Asean in a Naas maiden before just failing to get up in a Listed at the same venue last month; still more to come from her and has a very solid chance here; handles any ground.

3/1

Form: 21 D

Last run: 45 days

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Reportedly hung left when narrowly beaten at Down Royal in June; showed the benefit of that when just edging out a good yardstick at Bellewstown; probably more to come from him and he does handle an ease; could go well.

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

7th

4

(4)

28th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 3

16:15 Southwell (AW)

GDay Mate

9st 6lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Michael Appleby

Won a Bellewstown maiden (5f, yielding) for Jessica Harrington last summer and best effort for this yard when beaten less than a length into third of 12 at Lingfield (6f, Polytrack) last month, but not matched that form in either start since; look elsewhere.

20/1

7th

1

(5)

20th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 3

16:20 Thirsk

GDay Mate

9st 9lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Michael Appleby

taken down early, raced in second, lost position after 2f, in rear when hung badly left over 1f out

16/1

Form: 226

Last run: 58 days

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Two solid runs on testing ground very early in the season; ran around and not as effective on better ground behind Gunzburg and G'Day Mate at Down Royal in June when last seen; could be a factor if the ground comes up soft.

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

16th

9

(16)

30th Mar 2024

Heavy

0m 5f 0y

17:15 Cork

Sturlasson

9st 8lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Kieran P Cotter

soon led towards near side, headed under 2f out, soon weakened

9/2

Form: 1710 D

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 8lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Tipperary maiden winner in April repeated the dose when edging out Alabama in a Listed contest there early last month; found the test of the Super Sprint at Newbury beyond him last time but likely to fare better back in slightly calmer waters.

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

9th

5

(10)

13th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 0y

Class 1

13:50 Newmarket

Son Of Corballis

9st 3lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Kieran P Cotter

Took well to first-time cheekpieces at Tipperary (5f Listed) in July, beating Alabama, but has failed to repeat that form; chance partly depends on whether he's revitalised by new headgear.

25/1

5th

2

(5)

6th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Son Of Corballis

9st 8lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Kieran P Cotter

Beat Alabama a neck in a Tipperary listed in July (second win at that track) but has been below that twice since and is unlikely to confirm form with that rival giving 3lb.

10/1

7th

1

(7)

20th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:30 Curragh

Son Of Corballis

9st 8lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Kieran P Cotter

Tipperary maiden winner in April repeated the dose when edging out Alabama in a Listed contest there early last month; found the test of the Super Sprint at Newbury beyond him last time but likely to fare better back in slightly calmer waters.

5/1

Form: 160 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Quite green when winning a maiden at Dundalk in April; has not progressed in two runs since and others look more likely here.

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

7th

8

(7)

6th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Brighter

9st 0lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: A P O’Brien

Won a C&D maiden in April but didn't go on afterwards and has been held in stronger company since; tongue-tie tried.

25/1

8th

7

(3)

20th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:30 Curragh

Brighter

9st 0lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: A P O’Brien

Quite green when winning a maiden at Dundalk in April; has not progressed in two runs since and others look more likely here.

14/1

12th

17

(11)

7th Aug 2023

Soft

0m 5f 205y

17:10 Naas

Brighter

8st 13lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: A P O’Brien

raced centre, soon prominent, outpaced and lost position when ridden over 1f out, soon weakened

13/2

25/1

Form: 3232 BF

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Looked progressive on her first three starts, including when third in a 6f Group 2 here last month; doubts sown though by her failure to land an ordinary looking Dundalk maiden on Tuesday and soft ground is an unknown; others preferred.

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

7th

7

(6)

13th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 4

19:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Ashwiyaa

9st 3lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: George Boughey

prominent

9/1

1

(5)

31st Mar 2024

Standard

0m 4f 214y

Class 4

14:40 Southwell (AW)

Ashwiyaa

9st 10lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: George Boughey

Record of 1-7 last year for Michael O'Callaghan, the win gained on turf; ran well in 5f AW Listed event at Dundalk on final outing; sold for 65,000gns since; interesting back down in class.

7/2

3rd

6

(2)

6th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Ashwiyaa

9st 0lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: M D O’Callaghan

Finally got off the mark at Down Royal last time after spurning some chances; probably flattered by her Group 2 third placing; needs improvement.

18/1

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Payout
Exacta €355.00
Straight Forecast €351.60
Trifecta €2201.00

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Alabama

SPOTLIGHT:

Storm Miami

TOPSPEED:

Alabama

POSTDATA:

Alabama

The Irish Sun:

Alabama