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Mallow Handicap

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  • 1m 4f 0y
  • 17 runners
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Mallow Handicap

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £37.10
  • Place: £7.20

Form: 9900

Last run: 44 days

W: 8st 10lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Slowly away at Killarney in her first handicap, making up some late ground; improvement still possible.

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11

(16)

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 0y

16:35 Navan

Elsas Pride

9st 5lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: J A Stack

Just her second run in handicaps when prevailing in a big field at Cork (good) and was then placed at Tramore; both those runs were at 1m4f but she looks quick enough for this trip; has been off since September.

3/1

3rd

4

(5)

13th Sep 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

14:30 Tramore

Elsas Pride

9st 11lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: J A Stack

raced in second, ridden challenging over 1f out, no extra and lost second inside final 110yds

5/1

3rd
13 (4)
Say It So

25/1

  • Place: £8.70

Form: /5487-

Last run: 450 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Modest on the level and over hurdles; hard to fancy.

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7th

9

(7)

22nd Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Say It So

9st 1lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: E McNamara

Maiden was only beaten a length over this trip at Cork in the summer and fair fifth over 1m2f here last month; more needed.

12/1

20/1

  • Place: £2.80

Form: 0070

Last run: 33 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Lightly raced maiden never counted on recent handicap debut at Cork; dropped 3lb and this longer trip could suit so not one to rule out making the required improvement.

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6th

12

(1)

29th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Lady Kai

8st 12lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Best run when upped to this trip at Cork last time, racing a bit lazily; down 2lb and blinkers could focus her better; can run well if effective on this surface.

9/2

4th

16

(20)

30th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

14:45 Cork

Lady Kai

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Lightly raced maiden never counted on recent handicap debut at Cork; dropped 3lb and this longer trip could suit so not one to rule out making the required improvement.

20/1

5th
15 (14)
Romann

11/2

Form: -00633

Last run: 42 days

W: 8st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Dual 1m2f Dundalk winner is 0-7 on turf but some solid runs off this basement mark over the summer, good third at Killarney latest; ground remaining in his favour and should again be thereabouts.

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10th

13

(5)

22nd Sep 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Romann

8st 12lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: J F Levins

Dual C&D winner returned from a long absence this year and has run well at times on turf, notably at Killarney two starts ago; has a chance if repeating that.

13/2

5th

15

(14)

30th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

14:45 Cork

Romann

8st 13lb

J: Colin Keane

T: J F Levins

Dual 1m2f Dundalk winner is 0-7 on turf but some solid runs off this basement mark over the summer, good third at Killarney latest; ground remaining in his favour and should again be thereabouts.

11/2

14/1

Form: 009553 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Three-time winner in France won at Dundalk in February over 1m2f; solid runs in defeat lately but more needed to play a major role.

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No Results Found

Form: 4765-5

Last run: 229 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Maiden under both codes showed some promise in Gowran flat maidens last year but opening mark looks on the high side; yard among the winners this week.

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12th

13

16th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 70y

15:50 Naas

Inchiquin Maid

11st 2lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: David Kenneth Budds

in rear, not fluent 3rd

20/1

OUR TIP

16/1

Form: 50-370

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 13lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Maiden ran well on turf return at Limerick in June but hasn't backed that up twice since; blinkers now tried.

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6th

12

(7)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 7f 169y

Class 3

15:15 Lingfield (AW)

Riyami

9st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Three wins over 2m at Dundalk (Polytrack) since November and he was best of the rest behind an emphatic winner who was given too much rope there last time; probably needs something extra to defy this mark but he's 3-7 on AW and could have more to offer in this sphere.

13/2

2nd

2

(7)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Riyami

12st 0lb

J: Mr H C Swan

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

held up in rear, still plenty to do when headway from over 3f out, went modest second but no chance with winner towards finish

100/30

1st

1

(15)

14th Feb 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

14:10 Dundalk (AW)

Riyami

10st 0lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

held up in rear, headway from over 3f out, challenging when ridden over 1f out, ran on to lead towards finish

5/1

10/1

Form: 0/0-19

Last run: 56 days

W: 9st 10lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Dual-purpose sort got back on the scoresheet when winning at Limerick in June but 8lb rise appeared to anchor him at Tipperary; others possibly better handicapped now.

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3rd

5

12th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 5

16:03 Ludlow

Bear Claws

11st 8lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Alastair Ralph

Saw plenty of action in Ireland and also won a 1m6f AW Flat race last month on sixth start for current yard; ran respectably in that sphere 15 days ago; heavy defeats in Ireland in his last four starts over hurdles, latest last June, which he needs to put well behind him.

8/1

4th

5

(2)

27th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

21:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Bear Claws

9st 7lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Alastair Ralph

Ex-Irish 7yo, who got back on the scoresheet when landing a 1m6f handicap here (13-2) on his return three weeks ago; got first run in that race but a 3lb rise looks fair enough and he's respected on this drop back in trip.

4/1

1st

4

(7)

4th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 5f 219y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Bear Claws

9st 4lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Alastair Ralph

Ex-Irish 7yo who was placed twice over C&D for his new yard last autumn; ended 2023 on a low note but given a chance by the handicapper if a 110-day break sparks a revival.

100/30

10th
12 (19)
War Thunder

25/1

Form: 0090-7

Last run: 106 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Maiden under both codes might not have stayed 2m1f at Killarney last time; still needs plenty more dropping in trip.

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1st

14

(2)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

War Thunder

8st 12lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Paul W Flynn

travelled strongly, briefly disputed lead, prominent after 2f, led narrowly from under 4f out, headed and ridden over 1f out, rallied and led again final 110yds, ran on

16/1

11th
10 (16)
Kirkuila

14/1

Form: 8-7099

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Has struggled a bit so far in handicaps although not knocked about once beaten latest two starts; probably a bit too high in the handicap still.

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0

10

7th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:38 Fairyhouse

Kirkuila

10st 7lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: James M Barrett

Rated 58 on the Flat wand never in the first six; showed a bit more on her hurdling debut at Cork staying to take fifth in a maiden in which Eagle Fang took second.

10/1

5th

10

15th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 0f 20y

13:25 Cork

Kirkuila

10st 7lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: James M Barrett

Rated 58 on the Flat where she's been well held in middle-distance handicaps; hurdles debut.

66/1

11th

10

(16)

30th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

14:45 Cork

Kirkuila

9st 4lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: James M Barrett

Has struggled a bit so far in handicaps although not knocked about once beaten latest two starts; probably a bit too high in the handicap still.

14/1

14/1

Form: 0-0480

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Both wins came over 1m some time ago; solid run at Tramore over 1m4f but was below that level twice since; others preferred.

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11th

3

(16)

8th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

16:55 Dundalk (AW)

Bardo Contiguo

9st 10lb

J: Alan Persse

T: Eoin Doyle

Over three years since winning and recent turf form not encouraging; 12lb higher AW mark here do has it to do.

20/1

6th

8

(6)

16th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 1f 100y

15:20 Gowran Park

Bardo Contiguo

9st 2lb

J: Alan Persse

T: Eoin Doyle

towards rear of midfield, headway towards far side 2f out, no impression over 1f out

10/1

8th

8

(1)

7th Sep 2023

Good

1m 1f 136y

18:25 Clonmel

Bardo Contiguo

9st 4lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Eoin Doyle

led early, soon headed but prominent

25/1

Form: 857465

Last run: 56 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Picked up for 3,500gns at Tattersalls July Sale, having won at Salisbury and Southwell for Richard Hannon; well held off marks in the 50s over the summer so this current mark looks harsh.

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9th

11

(8)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

14:15 Dundalk (AW)

Ciao Adios

9st 0lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

Dual winner in Britain is 0-6 at this venue, plenty to find on recent efforts (2lb wrong).

16/1

20/1

Form: 6577S6

Last run: 33 days

W: 8st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Just fair form since entering handicaps, looking in need of further on occasions; 3lb wrong.

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11th

11

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

13:45 Punchestown

Tasmanian Girl

10st 7lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Aengus King

Modest Flat handicapper; tailed off on her two completed runs over hurdles.

100/1

Form: 480747

Last run: 82 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Ran her best race when fourth over this trip at Tipperary in May in tongue tie/cheekpiece combination but below that at Fairyhouse afterwards and has missed a few engagements since.

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15th

14

(7)

30th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

14:45 Cork

Miss Upbeat

8st 13lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Ran her best race when fourth over this trip at Tipperary in May in tongue tie/cheekpiece combination but below that at Fairyhouse afterwards and has missed a few engagements since.

10/1

11

(6)

15th Aug 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Miss Upbeat

9st 0lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Ran her best race when fourth over 1m4f at Tipperary in May but below that at Fairyhouse since; poor maiden form at this venue but managed fourth in a handicap here in March.

16/1

Form: 35809- D

Last run: 320 days

W: 10st 1lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Three-time AW winner also won on turf at Fairyhouse last year over this trip; hasn't been seen since October and may just need this although has his ground so worth a market check.

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10th

1

(5)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Storm Steps

10st 0lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

towards rear

16/1

9th

6

(9)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

17:35 Dundalk (AW)

Storm Steps

9st 10lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Patrick Martin

Three-time C&D winner; was in good fettle on turf last year before form tailed off in the autumn; off long time before running down the field at Cork in August.

16/1

16th

2

(2)

30th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

14:45 Cork

Storm Steps

10st 1lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Patrick Martin

Three-time AW winner also won on turf at Fairyhouse last year over this trip; hasn't been seen since October and may just need this although has his ground so worth a market check.

10/1

17th
11 (6)
Sil Ver Klass

13/2

Form: 78/32- D BF

Last run: 324 days

W: 9st 4lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Flat wins came some time ago, good effort when last seen on flat in finishing second over this trip at Killarney in October; not at his best over fences of late but on a fair mark so don't rule out.

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5th

5

23rd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 4

17:08 Sedgefield

Sil Ver Klass

11st 3lb

J: Danny McMenamin

T: R Mike Smith

led, headed before 2 out

16/1

Form: 2313-2

Last run: 121 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

German recruit won 1m7f Mulheim handicap last year on good ground and second in similar Leipzig event in May, sole start this year; market likely best guide on Irish debut (trainer has done well with previous German recruits).

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15

10th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 0y

13:07 Naas

Oakley

11st 12lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Anthony Mullins

A 1m7f winner in Germany; well supported when close second in a 1m4f handicap at Cork last August; ran poorly at Navan before scoring on Dundalk AW in October; will need more experience judged on hurdle outings at Fairyhouse and Punchestown.

50/1

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Payout
Exacta €1534.00
Straight Forecast €865.70
Tricast €33007.80
Trifecta €7923.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Romann

POSTDATA:

Riyami

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Oakley

The Irish Sun:

Romann