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18:28 Killarney

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Thorn Plant Hire Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 2m 7f 0y
  • 12 runners
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Thorn Plant Hire Handicap Chase

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

16/1 (Won)

  • Win: £8.40
  • Place: £2.40

Form: P-P895

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 6lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Dual hurdles winner for Tom Cooper in 2021; not much since including over fences for new yard lately, a little better when fifth of 14 at Roscommon latest.

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8

1st Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:45 Killarney

Definiteadare

11st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Charles Coakley

Locally-trained gelding was C&D winner on soft in August; well behind Avec Espoir when beaten favourite at Listowel.

8/1

4th

12

23rd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

17:05 Listowel

Definiteadare

10st 7lb

J: Mr A Harvey

T: Charles Coakley

Is 2lb out of the weights so therefore 10lb higher than for his win at Killarney (2m7f, soft) but that was pretty comfortable and he's been rated higher in the past; up in grade this time but by no means ruled out.

11/2

8/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 4PP41P

Last run: 7 days

W: 11st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Fair chase form, placed in handicaps over 2m/2m3f; been hurdling lately, pulled up at Tramore having won well at Limerick last month; 7lb lower mark over fences; first time going this far under Rules but was second in a point.

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6th

5

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:42 Hereford

Hard Rain

10st 11lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

Ex-Irish 9yo whose second-place finish at Exeter (2m2f, heavy) came in selling grade and who still has a poor strike-rate; far from certain to go one better returned to handicap level.

12/1

2nd

1

25th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 2f 111y

Class 4

14:50 Exeter

Hard Rain

11st 8lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

Tailed off on both starts for this yard and needs to get back on track, but he holds strong claims on last year's Irish form and this drop in grade could trigger a revival.

3/1

4th

5

8th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 161y

Class 4

14:10 Exeter

Hard Rain

11st 6lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

Ex-Irish 9yo whose rules record is just 1-24; beaten long way at Sandown (2m4f) last month on debut for new stable; more exposed than most of these rivals and is best watched unless there's a market move.

20/1

13/2

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 014702 D

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 10lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Won a beginners' over this trip at Clonmel in June; held in two handicaps after although beaten less than 7l each time; fair second over hurdles at Wexford a fortnight ago.

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10th

7

10th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:10 Punchestown

Rebel Waltz

11st 9lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: T J Nagle Jr

pressed leader, led from 2nd

9/1

6th

9

22nd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:50 Listowel

Rebel Waltz

11st 3lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: T J Nagle Jr

Won a beginners' chase in June; some good runs over hurdles and fences in the meantime, latterly finishing behind Pepperocco and Midnight It Is in this discipline at Wexford; can jump better than he did that day as well.

10/1

5th

8

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 3f 140y

18:55 Wexford

Rebel Waltz

11st 3lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: T J Nagle Jr

prominent early, in touch with leaders when not fluent 6th, prominent when jumped slightly left and bumped rival 2 out, not fluent last, no extra run-in

13/2

Form: -6P322

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 3lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Maiden has been running well off modest marks lately with front-running tactics employed; not beaten far last twice over shorter; likely to give it a good go but might end up setting the race up for closers.

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12

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 112y

14:15 Thurles

Agirlcalledchloe

10st 4lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

Has hit the crossbar in three of her last four starts, although was a bit below form when a distant second at Sligo latest; needs more to get her head in front in this field but solid place contender.

5/1

2nd

8

27th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 47y

16:30 Sligo

Agirlcalledchloe

10st 3lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

led, not fluent 4th, steadied 5th, pushed along briefly when headed and raced in second after 8th

4/1

Form: P-3253 CD BF

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Last year's winner has been in good form over both hurdles and fences lately, placed over hurdles at Limerick last month and twice over fences earlier in the summer; tongue-tied last twice, goes without it here; good claims.

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9

26th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 1f 160y

15:15 Limerick

Meehall

10st 10lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

Out and out stayer over hurdles and fences and nearly always in the frame since his last win 14 months ago; big drop in trip here far from guaranteed to suit and opposable on that basis but not discounted.

6/1

2nd

4

21st Nov 2023

Heavy

3m 0f 100y

15:20 Limerick

Meehall

11st 10lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: E McNamara

Hurdle and chase winner last year has been consistent enough in defeat this year, with one of best efforts when 3rd over C&D in July; should be involved.

13/2

3rd

5

28th Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:52 Galway

Meehall

11st 10lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: E McNamara

prominent, briefly disputed lead after 4th

8/1

Form: P8-405

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 13lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Three wins over fences; been struggling this year but stays well and won off 1lb higher mark at Sligo last year; yard had a couple of chasers finish second at Tramore last week.

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6th

2

25th Aug 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

18:28 Killarney

Secret Cargo

11st 13lb

J: Niall Moore

T: Philip Fenton

Three wins over fences; been struggling this year but stays well and won off 1lb higher mark at Sligo last year; yard had a couple of chasers finish second at Tramore last week.

10/1

5th

10

11th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 170y

19:15 Wexford

Secret Cargo

11st 3lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Philip Fenton

Course winner over extended 3m1f last year and won at Sligo subsequently but has struggled in three runs this year and probably needs further.

20/1

12th

4

4th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 7f 14y

15:05 Tipperary

Secret Cargo

11st 10lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Philip Fenton

Three-time winner over fences showed the benefit of Tipperary comeback when a good deal better at Wexford; personal best still needed to win off present mark over fences all the same and is open to attack, although not a great deal of miles on the clock at this game either.

14/1

Form: UR0U6- D

Last run: 308 days

W: 11st 0lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

No joy since back-to-back hurdle wins in 2021; modest form in four chase starts and ten months off.

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5th

4

18th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 7f 0y

18:45 Clonmel

Kilashee

10st 0lb

J: Daniel King

T: John Patrick Ryan

unseated rider on way to start, soon raced in second, lost second but prominent from 8th, lost position before 10th, weakened 3 out

9/2

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4

21st Jan 2024

Yielding

2m 4f 35y

13:05 Thurles

Kilashee

10st 12lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: John Patrick Ryan

Two wins over hurdles; 0-15 over fences, second on four occasions, including a good recent run behind an in-form rival; 85-rated mare has no apparent chance in this grade

200/1

50/1

Form: 707/PP

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 0lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Modest maiden hurdler has been pulled up both chase starts; hooded.

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10th

16

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:23 Cork

Justakeg

11st 1lb

J: G B Noonan

T: V T O’Brien

Placed for the first time on his 17th start, finishing a remote third in a handicap chase at Sligo last August; the stable traditionally does well with old horses, but hard to make a case for him otherwise.

33/1

3rd

12

27th Sep 2023

Yielding

3m 1f 182y

17:40 Sligo

Justakeg

10st 0lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: V T O’Brien

Unplaced all 16 starts; has shown nothing in four outings over fences this year after a long absence; tongue-tie on now.

33/1

9th

15

15th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

17:55 Ballinrobe

Justakeg

10st 3lb

J: G B Noonan

T: V T O’Brien

Unplaced all starts and has shown nothing in three outings over fences this year after long absence.

50/1

Form: 0-6567

Last run: 46 days

W: 10st 1lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Hurdles winner off 87 two years ago; unplaced all seven starts over fences, beaten 24l over this trip on last chase start at Clonmel in June.

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9th

11

25th Aug 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

18:28 Killarney

Repeat That

10st 1lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Michael Butler

Hurdles winner off 87 two years ago; unplaced all seven starts over fences, beaten 24l over this trip on last chase start at Clonmel in June.

16/1

7th

12

10th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 0y

17:00 Roscommon

Repeat That

10st 6lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Michael Butler

prominent, pushed along and lost position before 3 out, ridden before 2 out, no extra run-in

25/1

6th

9

19th Jun 2023

Good

3m 0f 100y

17:10 Kilbeggan

Repeat That

11st 3lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Michael Butler

Only win in 16 starts under rules came over 2m4f a couple of years ago; struggled over fences this term; wears first-time tongue-tie.

8/1

OUR TIP

Form: -51543

Last run: 17 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Running well over hurdles this summer, winning over 3m at Kilbeggan and creditable third at Roscommon earlier this month; switches to fences off her hurdles mark; from a family of chasers and could well make an impact if not too novicey.

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5th

6

21st Jan 2024

Yielding

2m 4f 35y

13:05 Thurles

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10st 12lb

J: Daniel King

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Useful staying handicap hurdler at a modest level; twice out of the money since winning over 2m7f at this venue in October; no appeal in this grade on only her second run over fences; unseated rider at the third at Killarney last August.

100/1

6th

7

26th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:08 Limerick

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10st 13lb

J: Daniel King

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Hurdles form improved as she stepped up in trip, winning a 2m7f handicap hurdle at Thurles in October; not so effective dropped back to this trip at the same venue last month; others preferred.

8/1

6th

6

2nd Nov 2023

Soft

2m 4f 106y

15:15 Thurles

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10st 13lb

J: Daniel King

T: Miss Shauna Larkin

Won over 2m7f here a fortnight ago and stamina will be at a premium if the expected rain comes; 7lb higher mark.

15/2

Form: /PF-P5

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict

Unplaced in 12 starts, eight of them over fences, for Mouse Morris; stable debut when fifth of 13 in Wexford handicap hurdle.

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5

25th Aug 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

18:28 Killarney

The Last Throw

11st 8lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: David Harry Kelly

soon prominent, not fluent 1st, led 3rd, headed 9th, soon lost position and niggled along briefly, weakened quickly and dropped to rear when pulled up before 10th

12/1

5th

5

11th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 0y

18:05 Wexford

The Last Throw

11st 11lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: David Harry Kelly

Pulled-up on his last two starts over hurdles and is difficult to fancy on debut for a new yard.

28/1

14

18th May 2023

Good To Yielding

3m 0f 0y

19:50 Tipperary

The Last Throw

11st 8lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: M F Morris

Did not go on from fair hurdling debut (2m) in 2020; yard among winners but has any amount to prove on handicap bow.

33/1

Form: 0/87P-

Last run: 386 days

W: 10st 6lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Modest maiden hurdler back with original trainer; new headgear combination for chase debut; has been off over a year.

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9th

14

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 112y

14:15 Thurles

Roscomroe

10st 2lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: J P Broderick

Unplaced in 13 starts and shown nothing in two runs over fences.

40/1

5th

9

27th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 47y

16:30 Sligo

Roscomroe

10st 3lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: J P Broderick

didn't always jump with fluency, in rear throughout, bad mistake and nearly lost jockey 4th

20/1

0

9

25th Aug 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

18:28 Killarney

Roscomroe

10st 6lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: J P Broderick

Modest maiden hurdler back with original trainer; new headgear combination for chase debut; has been off over a year.

25/1

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Payout
Exacta €440.00
Straight Forecast €389.40
Tricast €1382.20
Trifecta €3522.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Agirlcalledchloe

SPOTLIGHT:

Meehall

The Irish Sun:

Agirlcalledchloe

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Meehall