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15:25 Downpatrick

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M B McGrady & Co. Accountants Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5221.24
  • 2m 1f 165y
  • 11 runners
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M B McGrady & Co. Accountants Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 11 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.90
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 00S/02

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Left all previous form behind when runner-up at Tramore last month; only nudged up 1lb and less exposed than most of his rivals; warrants respect.

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5th

14

30th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 3f 93y

15:05 Punchestown

Morricone

10st 10lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Ray Hackett

midfield

14/1

1st

8

5th Feb 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 198y

15:20 Punchestown

Morricone

10st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Ray Hackett

raced in third, prominent when mistake and pecked on landing 2 out, headway on near side of group home turn, bit short of room when switched right before last, ridden and ran on to lead towards finish

5/1

1st

12

15th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 77y

13:25 Punchestown

Morricone

11st 3lb

J: Mr J Dunne

T: Ray Hackett

Kept his form well since winning a handicap hurdle at Downpatrick in September, probable career best in first-time cheekpieces when second over 2m3f on heavy here last month; 3lb higher now but a likely contender.

7/1

33/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 00-885

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Never built on some minor promise in bumpers and well held since switching to handicaps in recent starts.

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7/2

  • Place: £1.80

Form: -42604

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 1lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

10-race maiden but has run well in handicap hurdles in Britain from higher marks this summer; only beaten 1l at Cartmel last month and can be in the mix again here for in-form yard.

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6th

20

6th May 2024

Good

2m 0f 180y

14:10 Down Royal

Chancer Dancer

11st 1lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Noel C Kelly

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, led after 3rd

10/1

3rd

11

15th Sep 2023

Good

2m 1f 165y

15:25 Downpatrick

Chancer Dancer

11st 1lb

J: Mr D McGill

T: Noel C Kelly

10-race maiden but has run well in handicap hurdles in Britain from higher marks this summer; only beaten 1l at Cartmel last month and can be in the mix again here for in-form yard.

7/2

Form: 0000FU

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Tailed off in four maiden hurdles and failed to complete in both handicap starts here this summer; unseated early latest and he's risky.

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No Results Found

Form: P50P80

Last run: 18 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Really struggling for form of late, including over 2m2f here last time out; hard to recommend.

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11

30th Jan 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 5f 0y

13:25 Limerick

Wee Jerry

10st 6lb

J: Kevin A Murphy

T: Neill McCluskey

Is 0-18 over hurdles; tailed off over 2m at Naas last time since a pleasing run over this trip at Downpatrick; new headgear combination.

14/1

Form: -70041

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Built on some promise at Tramore with a win at Wexford a fortnight ago; 6lb rise is justified and should give another good account.

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6th

7

15th Sep 2023

Good

2m 1f 165y

15:25 Downpatrick

No Show

11st 8lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: James Joseph Mangan

Built on some promise at Tramore with a win at Wexford a fortnight ago; 6lb rise is justified and should give another good account.

11/4

Form: 000-97

Last run: 102 days

W: 11st 11lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Some minor promising in bumpers and a similar story in her last couple of maiden hurdle starts; off 102 days and now makes her handicap debut; would need to improve to defy her opening mark.

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14th

17

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:35 Thurles

Toucan Do

11st 2lb

J: E Walsh

T: John M Burke

Second reserve; lots to find from Downpatrick handicap debut last month.

Form: 95700-

Last run: 160 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Poor form so far and tailed off in each of his three maiden hurdle starts; off 160 days.

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8th

9

11th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 217y

15:55 Clonmel

Im For Home

10st 13lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: R K Watson

10-race maiden but produced a career best when dropped back to this sort of trip on similar ground at Limerick 13 days ago; nudged up 1lb and will go well if he can build on that.

5/1

2nd

12

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

15:42 Limerick

Im For Home

10st 12lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: R K Watson

Not disgraced at Punchestown latest considering his jumping left a little to be desired, but overall form is sketchy and he will need to shovel on a bit more coal.

50/1

OUR TIP

Form: -P80PP D

Last run: 14 days

W: 12st 0lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Has failed to finish in four of his last six starts and pulled up in two recent handicap chases; wouldn't want much rain to arrive and others preferred.

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9th

1

15th Sep 2023

Good

2m 1f 165y

15:25 Downpatrick

Downthecellar

12st 0lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: E J O’Grady

Has failed to finish in four of his last six starts and pulled up in two recent handicap chases; wouldn't want much rain to arrive and others preferred.

33/1

0

3

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 3f 140y

18:55 Wexford

Downthecellar

11st 11lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: E J O’Grady

Won four on the bounce over fences in 2021, including three at Tramore; below form this term and pulled-up over C&D last time.

33/1

0

4

11th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

2m 3f 170y

19:15 Wexford

Downthecellar

11st 10lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: E J O’Grady

Won four handicap chases in 2021; losing run since and pulled up over fences on this season's return; probably best watched having struggled from his lower hurdle mark twice since.

20/1

Form: 0-08

Last run: 105 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Three-time winner on the level in Britain up to 1m4f but showed very little in three runs over hurdles for new yard and was tailed off back on the Flat latest.

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3

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

2m 2f 185y

16:50 Downpatrick

Mille Miglia

11st 5lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: C A McBratney

towards rear, headway after 2 out, keeping on when sprawled on landing and unseated last

50/1

7th

12

(15)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Mille Miglia

9st 2lb

J: Ben Coen

T: C A McBratney

Regressive mare has been soundly beaten on AW lately up to this trip and needs much more.

20/1

4th

6

(4)

3rd Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 56y

Class 6

17:25 Newcastle (AW)

Mille Miglia

8st 13lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: C A McBratney

in touch with leaders in centre of group

16/1

Form: 700-7F

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Showed a bit more before coming down suffering a heavy fall at Cartmel 20 days ago on handicap debut; could have a say if he builds on that from this lower mark.

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3

10th May 2024

Good

2m 0f 178y

Class 5

19:30 Sedgefield

Ask Bob

11st 4lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Andrew Crook

Ex-Irish maiden; ultimately well beaten on stable debut at Hexham (2m, heavy) in March but ran well to a point; may fare better on today's faster ground and with that outing under his belt.

20/1

7th

1

14th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 48y

Class 5

17:00 Hexham

Ask Bob

11st 12lb

J: William Maggs

T: Andrew Crook

Failed to win (0-8) for John McConnell; was in the process of running creditably though when falling heavily at the final flight at Cartmel (2m1f, soft; 6-1) last August; useful claimer William Maggs booked, so worth a market check on first start for Andy Crook.

7/1

0

6

15th Sep 2023

Good

2m 1f 165y

15:25 Downpatrick

Ask Bob

11st 9lb

J: Ben Harvey

T: John C McConnell

Showed a bit more before coming down suffering a heavy fall at Cartmel 20 days ago on handicap debut; could have a say if he builds on that from this lower mark.

3/1

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Payout
Exacta €201.00
Straight Forecast €244.70
Tricast €810.60
Trifecta €1472.00

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Chancer Dancer

SPOTLIGHT:

Morricone

TOPSPEED:

Chancer Dancer

POSTDATA:

Chancer Dancer

The Irish Sun:

Morricone