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Kenny Developments Maiden Hurdle

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  • 2m 0f 130y
  • 15 runners
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Kenny Developments Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

OUR TIP

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.10
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 32-5

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Flat-bred ran well on both bumper outings last season for Paul Gammell on soft/heavy, notably Ballinrobe second; dropped in trip after satisfactory hurdling debut, finishing fifth behind well-fancied stablemate High Class Hero over 2m5f here at the festival

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15

20th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 1

14:25 Ayr

Alvaniy

10st 6lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: W P Mullins

Low-mileage 6yo; off the mark at Galway (2m, soft) last September but disappointing in three British races, pulled up in the Betfair Hurdle on latest; hard to recommend from 8lb out of the handicap.

16/1

21

10th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 69y

Class 1

15:15 Newbury

Alvaniy

10st 11lb

J: Bryony Frost

T: W P Mullins

Has low mileage; off the mark at Galway (2m, soft) in September; disappointing in two British races (2m5f/2m3f, wore hood) since but may fare better back down in trip with headgear removed; by no means fully exposed.

50/1

6th

4

4th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 3f 154y

Class 3

15:30 Wetherby

Alvaniy

11st 10lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: W P Mullins

midfield, weakened before 3 out

7/2

33/1

  • Place: £7.20

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Flat wins for Andrew Balding came in small-field events on fast ground at Salisbury; bast watched on Irish/hurdling debut.

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2nd

10

(11)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 120y

16:00 Sligo

Whimsy

8st 9lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Anthony McCann

dwelt start, in rear

10/1

14/1

  • Place: £5.00

Form: 7-5

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Two Flat wins for Ger Lyons (1m2f) but below par in that discipline for this yard since finishing tailed off in a maiden hurdle in April; a bit better in a maiden hurdle at Killarney; will be more interesting when qualified for handicaps.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

11

16th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 107y

14:40 Punchestown

Team Of Firsts

11st 5lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Patrick J Flynn

towards rear

12/1

5th

7

(9)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 2f 0y

15:37 Curragh

Team Of Firsts

9st 13lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Patrick J Flynn

towards rear, headway into midfield 2f out, briefly went fourth inside final furlong, no impression final 110yds

22/1

Form: 5-2 BF

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 10lb

4 yo Colt

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Form & Verdict

Ex-Ballydoyle; ran twice at three; 1m4f Curragh maiden winner last October; reported to be blowing hard after failing to run to expectations on hurdling debut in Grade 3 contest at Fairyhouse in February; drops in trip after recent Down Royal defeat over 2m4f; cheekpieces worn then, left off now.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

3

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:50 Fairyhouse

Harley Street

11st 11lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Won a 1m4f Curragh maiden when with Aidan O'Brien; shouldn't be long before winning over hurdles but his jumping wasn't great when fourth at Galway three weeks ago; still respected.

5/1

4th

13

11th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 130y

15:20 Galway

Harley Street

11st 10lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Ex-Ballydoyle; ran twice at three; 1m4f Curragh maiden winner last October; reported to be blowing hard after failing to run to expectations on hurdling debut in Grade 3 contest at Fairyhouse in February; drops in trip after recent Down Royal defeat over 2m4f; cheekpieces worn then, left off now.

100/30

2nd

2

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:05 Down Royal

Harley Street

11st 7lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

raced in second

10/11

Form: 8937

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Third in a bumper at Tramore on penultimate start; needs to step up on form of two previous hurdle attempts.

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5th

9

9th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 115y

16:35 Tipperary

Late Vocation

10st 13lb

J: John Shinnick

T: P F McEnery

midfield, outpaced after 3 out, headway approaching last, stayed on run-in, eyecatcher

20/1

0

4

7th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 43y

12:37 Clonmel

Late Vocation

11st 11lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: P F McEnery

Placed in mares' bumper at Tramore in the summer and encouraging runs in a pair of maiden hurdles at Galway more recently; hood (retained) seemed to help her settle better last time and she's been given a workable opening mark.

11/2

4th

3

29th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 0f 11y

12:41 Galway

Late Vocation

11st 7lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: P F McEnery

Third in a Tramore bumper in August; too keen but did not do at all badly on her hurdles debut here last month; hood tried here and has an each-way chance.

16/1

Form: 4154 D

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Wexford bumper winner who could finish only a remote fifth on his switch to hurdling at Killarney; Tramore fourth marked an improvement; more needed.

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Verdict Starting price

4th

4

11th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 65y

14:50 Cork

Walmix

11st 7lb

J: Conor Clarke

T: Anthony Mullins

Won a bumper at Wexford (good) last summer and couple of fair efforts in maiden hurdles on soft/heavy; below that level on last month's Clonmel return but expected to come on for that and handles ground.

9/1

6th

1

18th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 76y

17:10 Clonmel

Walmix

11st 12lb

J: Conor Clarke

T: Anthony Mullins

Won a bumper at Wexford last summer and showed he handles this sort of ground when third here when last seen in September; should be involved if ready on return from 203 days off.

2/1

Form: 57

Last run: 12 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Pulled-up in a point-to-point; showed mild promise when fifth of 11 in a Limerick bumper last month; moderate seventh on hurdling debut at Bellewstown.

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7th

4

11th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 130y

15:20 Galway

Champagne Dawn

11st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: T J O’Mara

Pulled-up in a point-to-point; showed mild promise when fifth of 11 in a Limerick bumper last month; moderate seventh on hurdling debut at Bellewstown.

25/1

7th

2

30th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 4f 90y

16:35 Bellewstown

Champagne Dawn

11st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: T J O’Mara

towards rear

25/1

5th

2

27th Jul 2023

Soft

2m 3f 0y

20:05 Limerick

Champagne Dawn

12st 0lb

J: Mr N J O’Mara

T: T J O’Mara

Sent off one of the favourites for his point debut but dropped out and was pulled up.

50/1

Form: 05

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Placed three times in points; Tramore fifth was a big step forward from his hurdling debut; a lot more required.

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4th

3

1st Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

16:08 Cork

Delta Melody

12st 0lb

J: Mr Alan O’Sullivan

T: Eugene M O’Sullivan

towards rear, some headway and went modest fourth after 4 out, no extra when bad mistake 2 out

12/1

13th

2

15th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 3f 0y

15:10 Cork

Delta Melody

11st 12lb

J: Mr Alan O’Sullivan

T: Eugene M O’Sullivan

Placed in points and has shown some ability in maiden hurdles on soft ground; of some interest on handicap debut.

14/1

Form: 0-0

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Runner-up in a point-to-point; has struggled in his two runs over hurdles.

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10th

9

23rd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:25 Tipperary

Road To The Weir

11st 8lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: John Neilan

Runner-up in a point; showed some ability in three maiden hurdles and was running well tracking the pace when unseating 4 out on handicap debut at Naas in January; capable of going well.

16/1

0

15

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 24y

15:12 Naas

Road To The Weir

10st 8lb

J: Diarmuid Moloney

T: John Neilan

took keen hold, prominent, pressed leader after 6th, 1 length down when bad mistake and unseated 4 out

33/1

Form: 5

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

AW winner, modest turf form; showed mild promise on hurdles/yard debut at Killarney.

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Verdict Starting price

10th

8

11th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 50y

13:50 Punchestown

Kalaroun

11st 12lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: Conor O’Dwyer

midfield

16/1

10th

9

11th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 130y

15:20 Galway

Kalaroun

11st 12lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: Conor O’Dwyer

AW winner, modest turf form; showed mild promise on hurdles/yard debut at Killarney.

14/1

Form: 60/9-6

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Placed in a Leopardstown bumper on debut in 2021; unable to build on that in five subsequent outings.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

4

6th May 2024

Good

2m 0f 180y

14:10 Down Royal

Forever Frankie

11st 12lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Sean Aherne

prominent

7/1

2nd

11

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 160y

17:10 Tramore

Forever Frankie

11st 3lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Sean Aherne

briefly led, pressed winner from 1st, prominent from 4th, went second again after 3 out, outpaced before 2 out, kept on but no match for winner

16/1

12th

11

23rd Nov 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 46y

15:05 Thurles

Forever Frankie

11st 6lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Sean Aherne

Placed in a bumper on debut a few seasons ago but has never managed to replicate that form; beaten 10l on handicap debut latest.

33/1

Form:

Last run: 42 days

W: 11st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Was 100-1 when towards the rear on debut in a bumper at the festival meeting at this venue.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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9th

14

23rd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 4f 0y

13:50 Tipperary

Saynothinatall

11st 4lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Darren Collins

midfield, no impression from 3 out

200/1

Form:

Last run: 35 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

50-1 when tailed off first time out in a bumper at Cork five weeks ago.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

11th

6

15th Sep 2023

Yielding

2m 1f 153y

15:40 Ballinrobe

Frisco Babe

10st 13lb

J: Seamus Cronin

T: Michael John O’Connor

Well beaten in a Cork bumper and Galway maiden hurdle, so not easy to fancy.

40/1

13th

17

11th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 130y

15:20 Galway

Frisco Babe

11st 5lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Michael John O’Connor

50-1 when tailed off first time out in a bumper at Cork five weeks ago.

66/1

13th

13

7th Aug 2023

Good

2m 2f 150y

17:28 Cork

Frisco Babe

11st 7lb

J: Mr M J O’Connor

T: Michael John O’Connor

towards rear

50/1

Form: 0/0

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Little impact in points and tailed off in a Thurles hunters chase in March; tailed off on hurdling debut at Sligo; safe to rule out.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

8th

10

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

2m 5f 77y

18:50 Ballinrobe

Clyde The Glide

10st 13lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

prominent, lost position 3 out, weakened from 2 out

28/1

10th

16

29th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:40 Punchestown

Clyde The Glide

11st 3lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Patrick G Kelly

Hasn't done much yet although handicap debut when mid-field at Limerick over Christmas was respectable; tailed off over longer trip here since.

33/1

100/1

Form: /0/P9-

Last run: 358 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Little sign of ability in five starts and has been off for 12 months.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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14th

2

22nd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 0y

13:35 Listowel

Bright Lad

11st 12lb

J: A P Heskin

T: F Costello

Very minor form in bumpers/maidens at huge odds; no appeal.

200/1

15th

3

11th Sep 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 130y

15:20 Galway

Bright Lad

11st 12lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: F Costello

Little sign of ability in five starts and has been off for 12 months.

100/1

2

30th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 150y

14:00 Galway

Bright Lad

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: F Costello

midfield, mistake 5th, soon weakened, pulled up after 3 out

150/1

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Exacta €565.00
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Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

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The Irish Sun:

Walmix

POSTDATA:

Harley Street

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