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15:50 Down Royal

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Irish EBF Median Sires Series Maiden (IRE Incentive Race)

  • Prize money: £13053.1
  • 0m 5f 0y
  • 10 runners
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Irish EBF Median Sires Series Maiden (IRE Incentive Race)

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

11/4 (Won)

  • Win: £2.60
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 32329

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 1lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Third in a Curragh Group 2 in July but was turned over at odds-on the next time (AW) and finished last in a Listed race 19 days ago when tried in blinkers (swiftly removed); has the form to feature back in a maiden but has to get back on track.

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

11/2

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 36237

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 1lb

2 yo Filly

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Placed in three of her five maidens and seems fine at 5f and 6f; balance of form leaves her with a bit to find and Naas last time was her least effective run yet.

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7th

3

(6)

1st Dec 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Back Down Under

9st 2lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Padraig Roche

Showed versatility as to ground when runner-up in a good ground Down Royal maiden and a heavy ground Naas nursery; first try on polytrack and overall form more than good enough to make an impact here.

4/1

2nd

13

(1)

14th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 5f 205y

14:50 Naas

Back Down Under

8st 7lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Padraig Roche

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders over 2f out, led up the centre over 1f out, hung right inside final furlong, headed towards finish

12/1

2nd

6

(7)

8th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:50 Down Royal

Back Down Under

9st 1lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Padraig Roche

Placed in three of her five maidens and seems fine at 5f and 6f; balance of form leaves her with a bit to find and Naas last time was her least effective run yet.

11/2

25/1

  • Place: £11.80

Form: 57

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Similar sort of form in 5f maidens at Wolverhampton and Cork; has to raise his game.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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12th

8

(2)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Comein Comein

9st 5lb

J: Manoel Marques

T: Michael J Browne

Has an uneven profile but went close in a Down Royal maiden last year; unsuited by soft ground last twice and pulled hard at Cork on return; lots of early speed and a player at his best.

16/1

15th

3

(11)

30th Mar 2024

Heavy

0m 5f 0y

17:15 Cork

Comein Comein

9st 8lb

J: Manoel Marques

T: Michael J Browne

pulled hard, prominent towards near side

50/1

11th

1

(10)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 5f 0y

13:20 Cork

Comein Comein

9st 7lb

J: Manoel Marques

T: W P Browne

Four starts over this trip; best run when 3rd at Down Royal but was too keen when below that level at Dundalk four days ago; hood could help; ground an unknown.

25/1

8/1

Form: 7702 BF

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 6lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Shaped okay without threatening in his first three runs over 6f and failed favourite backers when dropped to 5f at Bellewstown (first-time cheekpieces), losing out to a stablemate; looks vulnerable having to concede weight all round.

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7th

5

(6)

22nd Sep 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

16:50 Dundalk (AW)

Janzoor

9st 5lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: D J Bunyan & G O’Leary

Best runs have been over this trip on last two starts at Bellewstown and when just behind Comein Comein at Down Royal; blinkers need to eke out improvement.

14/1

4th

1

(3)

8th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:50 Down Royal

Janzoor

9st 6lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: D J Bunyan

Shaped okay without threatening in his first three runs over 6f and failed favourite backers when dropped to 5f at Bellewstown (first-time cheekpieces), losing out to a stablemate; looks vulnerable having to concede weight all round.

8/1

2nd

2

(2)

29th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

18:10 Bellewstown

Janzoor

9st 1lb

J: Colin Keane

T: D J Bunyan

raced in second, headway and briefly disputed lead inside final furlong, headed final 110yds, no match for winner

5/2

Form: 33

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Third over 7f at Naas and filled the same placing in a huge field at the Curragh (6f); dropping back to 5f asks a question of him but dangerous to rule out.

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5th

9

(2)

8th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:50 Down Royal

Grand City Hall

9st 0lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Jarlath P Fahey

Third over 7f at Naas and filled the same placing in a huge field at the Curragh (6f); dropping back to 5f asks a question of him but dangerous to rule out.

7/2

3rd

20

(25)

20th Aug 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

14:00 Curragh

Grand City Hall

9st 0lb

J: Neve Bennett

T: Jarlath P Fahey

soon prominent on near side of group, outpaced over 1f out, edged left but kept on inside final furlong

8/1

3rd

1

(3)

8th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

16:30 Naas

Grand City Hall

9st 7lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Jarlath P Fahey

took keen hold, prominent, steadied after 1f, soon dropped to rear, ridden over 2f out, ran green but kept on and went third 1f out, no match for first two

25/1

Form: 5366

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Not progressing but his best run did come here on good ground in June, finishing within a length of one who has held her own at Group level; respected.

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6th

1

(7)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:40 Dundalk (AW)

Clonmacash

9st 10lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

towards rear

9/2

1st

2

(9)

8th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

14:00 Dundalk (AW)

Clonmacash

9st 12lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

slowly into stride, soon recovered towards rear and took keen hold, switched right and headway towards near side from under 2f out, soon ridden, challenging final 110yds, ran on to lead final stride

7/2

4th

4

(3)

27th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Clonmacash

9st 5lb

J: W J Lee

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

prominent

15/2

Form: 00

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 1lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Only ran last weekend at Tipperary when never dangerous at 33-1; handicaps beckon.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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7th

4

(5)

8th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:50 Down Royal

Always Wondering

9st 1lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Noel Meade

Only ran last weekend at Tipperary when never dangerous at 33-1; handicaps beckon.

25/1

10th

6

(6)

3rd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 110y

14:35 Tipperary

Always Wondering

9st 0lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Noel Meade

midfield

33/1

10th

2

(9)

29th Jul 2023

Soft To Heavy

0m 7f 0y

12:55 Gowran Park

Always Wondering

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Noel Meade

Zoffany filly; cost 34,000euros as a yearling; half-sister to Listed-placed 7f-1m2f winner Simannka (including 2yo; RPR 100); dam 1m4f winner (79), half-sister to Derby and Arc winner Sinndar and Listed-placed 1m2f/1m4f winner Sequence; may appreciate a bit further but market support would be worth noting; yard have had 2yo winners this season.

12/1

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Third foal; closely related to 5f 2yo winner Wakai Umi (RPR 77); dam maiden from 6f-1m1f (62), half-sister to 1m Listed winner Consort; only newcomer in the field and likely best watched.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

14th

1

(13)

3rd Nov 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Bobbys Glory

9st 7lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Kieran P Cotter

in touch with leaders, headway and prominent 3f out, weakened gradually from 2f out

50/1

9th

1

(3)

15th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 5f 205y

13:40 Naas

Bobbys Glory

9st 5lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Kieran P Cotter

led

40/1

9th

2

(2)

22nd Sep 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

16:50 Dundalk (AW)

Bobbys Glory

9st 5lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Kieran P Cotter

Beaten 13l over this trip on Down Royal debut and has to improve enormously.

50/1

12/1

Form:

Last run: 72 days

W: 9st 3lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Dropped out to finish in rear when 33-1 for a 5f good-ground maiden at Naas in June; this is an easier race and returns in cheekpieces.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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13th

7

(10)

1st Dec 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Excilla

9st 2lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Mrs John Harrington

Showed little in a pair of 5f turf maidens earlier in the year; champion jockey booked but hard to give a chance to on current evidence.

33/1

9th

2

(10)

8th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:50 Down Royal

Excilla

9st 3lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

Dropped out to finish in rear when 33-1 for a 5f good-ground maiden at Naas in June; this is an easier race and returns in cheekpieces.

12/1

14th

6

(1)

28th Jun 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

16:55 Naas

Excilla

9st 2lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Mrs John Harrington

Home-bred Exceed And Excel filly; dam an unraced half-sister to a Group-placed 5f winner and to two winners in Australia.

10/1

Form: 00

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Beaten about 20l in maidens at Sligo/Naas and the hood will need to make a big difference.

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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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10th

10

(1)

8th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:50 Down Royal

Spanish Battleship

9st 0lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

Beaten about 20l in maidens at Sligo/Naas and the hood will need to make a big difference.

25/1

11th

4

(4)

27th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 205y

14:40 Naas

Spanish Battleship

9st 3lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

Raced very green on debut at Sligo; sure to improve but probably needs to find a bit much this time.

33/1

11th

5

(12)

9th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 160y

18:40 Sligo

Spanish Battleship

9st 3lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

Gelded son of Belardo is a half-brother to a couple of winners; dam was a prolific Italian sprint winner.

8/1

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Payout
Exacta €145.00
Straight Forecast €166.00
Trifecta €9237.00

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Ashwiyaa

The Irish Sun:

Grand City Hall

SPOTLIGHT:

Clonmacash

TOPSPEED:

Ashwiyaa

POSTDATA:

Ashwiyaa