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18:55 Fairyhouse

Yielding To Soft

GAIN The Advantage Series Handicap

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  • 0m 6f 0y
  • 17 runners
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GAIN The Advantage Series Handicap

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

10/1 (Won)

  • Win: £8.00
  • Place: £2.30

Form: 005320

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Always catching up at Navan on latest but hold-up type remains unexposed and reversion from straight courses ought to suit; needs the breaks but noted; seems to go on soft.

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7th

6

(9)

6th May 2024

Soft

0m 6f 0y

17:20 Curragh

Universally

9st 13lb

J: Colin Keane

T: E J O’Neill

towards rear

8/1

Form: 21-820 D BF

Last run: 16 days

W: 10st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Promising for Eoin Doyle (rarely has maiden winners) so no surprise market all over him since switching to powerhouse yard but couldn't say he improved; probably still wary of writing him off (seemed to have excuse latest).

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11th

3

(19)

5th Nov 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:15 Curragh

Cavallo Pazzo

9st 12lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

in touch with leaders, lost position and dropped to midfield under 2f out, no extra over 1f out

12/1

9th

9

(10)

14th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:35 Naas

Cavallo Pazzo

9st 1lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

towards rear

9/2

1st

1

(6)

25th Sep 2023

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:10 Down Royal

Cavallo Pazzo

10st 4lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Promising for Eoin Doyle, notably when winning a 6f maiden at Naas last November; beaten favourite all three starts for this yard, but has finished second in two of them; 3/4l in front of Queenie St Clair last week; could not be guaranteed to uphold the form,

3/1

14/1

  • Place: £5.70

Form: 4-5336

Last run: 140 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Maiden given major chance by marksman for this return off break and Keane's loyalty added to headgear render her of note; will need the breaks from gate 18.

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5th

8

(4)

9th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

15:45 Gowran Park

Queenie St Clair

9st 2lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: E D Delany

Won a Naas maiden on testing ground in October for Noel Meade before being sold for 26,000Euros; no better than midfield in three runs for this yard and hard to fancy despite reduced mark.

20/1

20/1

  • Place: £2.80

Form: 084671

Last run: 16 days

W: 8st 13lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Had been running well before 40s Navan win; much more on her plate up a furlong from this draw (likes to race handy).

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4

(11)

7th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

0m 5f 0y

14:35 Navan

Step Back In Time

9st 6lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Chris Timmons

Prominent racer won over C&D in September and has held her form since; good effort on return here when sixth of 21 (hampered late on by loose horse) and should go well.

6/1

5th
5 (15)
Marks Bear

50/1

Form: 060-00 D

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

100s, nothing either Irish handicap start, latest better; certainty on peak form in Britain and top rider booked; ground-versatile.

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3

12th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 0y

13:35 Killarney

Marks Bear

11st 12lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: W J Burke

Regressive on the Flat and just 2-26 in that sphere; best watched for future reference on hurdles debut.

50/1

10th

1

(8)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Marks Bear

10st 0lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: W J Burke

Two 6f AW wins in Britain; two recent C&D runs have been respectable, but held by Nibras Rainbow.

12/1

14/1

Form: 96636

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Maiden's handicap efforts for Willie McCreery were encouraging (held up); yard (which lately had 80s second) 0-41.

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10th

5

(6)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

14:30 Cork

Es Vedra

9st 12lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: Charles Weld

Third in a Navan h'cap over 5.5f in July on soft and not bad runs over 6f and 7f since on better ground; will handle conditions and get involved.

15/2

6th

10

(5)

18th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

18:55 Fairyhouse

Es Vedra

9st 7lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Charles Weld

Maiden's handicap efforts for Willie McCreery were encouraging (held up); yard (which lately had 80s second) 0-41.

14/1

6th

4

(3)

13th Aug 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

14:20 Curragh

Es Vedra

9st 10lb

J: W J Lee

T: W McCreery

in touch with leaders, headway disputing second 2f out, weakened final 110yds

7/1

Form: 608470

Last run: 29 days

W: 8st 9lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

No issue it seems with an ease; yet to place in handicaps and latest disappointing; may bounce back.

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7th

13

(15)

24th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Tiktok Time

8st 13lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: David Marnane

took keen hold, towards rear, headway into midfield halfway, kept on towards near side from 1f out, never on terms

9/1

3rd

14

(11)

10th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Tiktok Time

8st 10lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: David Marnane

took keen hold, towards rear, headway towards far side over 1f out, ran on well and went third towards finish

33/1

9th

20

(3)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:57 Curragh

Tiktok Time

8st 10lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: David Marnane

towards rear of midfield, headway towards far side over 1f out, no impression inside final furlong

16/1

8th
12 (1)
Mogwli

8/1

Form: 970974 CD

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

C&D winner ran cracker latest at Leopardstown and drawn 1 so obvious contender under same rider; ground grand.

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10th

11

(14)

6th May 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:45 Curragh

Mogwli

9st 9lb

J: Danny Power

T: W McCreery

dwelt start, slightly awkward start, towards rear, bit short of room after 1f, kept on from over 1f out, nearest finish

8/1

9th
6 (11)
Starnight

16/1

Form: 7-6010 D

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Took Nottingham 3yo contest (soft) readily in May so incredible she was 66s on Navan return (faded); must have needed that and Coen returns to saddle; cheekpieces.

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11th

14

(6)

27th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Starnight

8st 13lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: J P Murtagh

midfield

15/2

9th

11

(4)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

15:05 Cork

Starnight

8st 12lb

J: Ben Coen

T: J P Murtagh

Won a Nottingham handicap on soft in May; below that level twice lately on return after a break; needs more but getting back on soft could bring about a revival.

13/2

9th

6

(11)

18th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

18:55 Fairyhouse

Starnight

9st 11lb

J: Ben Coen

T: J P Murtagh

Took Nottingham 3yo contest (soft) readily in May so incredible she was 66s on Navan return (faded); must have needed that and Coen returns to saddle; cheekpieces.

16/1

14/1

Form: 420250 D

Last run: 79 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Off-day at Curragh latest but rare enough she competes in this grade and could easily pick them off now returning from little break.

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8th

1

(7)

6th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Iva Batt

10st 0lb

J: Shane Foley

T: R K Watson

C&D winner won a handicap on turf off a mark of 80 in 2021; some solid runs in defeat this year for Ado McGuinness but is now with her original trainer; off an attractive mark if even near her old form.

11/2

100/1

Form: 020-00

Last run: 20 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Noted on French form; lifeless since.

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9th

2

(1)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Maponus

9st 9lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: E J O’Neill

Placed a few times in France but has been soundly beaten over various trips in this country; loads to find.

25/1

13th

14

(15)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 0y

16:45 Curragh

Maponus

9st 7lb

J: Ms S E O’Neill

T: E J O’Neill

prominent, soon went third

25/1

11th

13

(13)

18th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

18:55 Fairyhouse

Maponus

8st 13lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: E J O’Neill

Noted on French form; lifeless since.

100/1

Form: 080825

Last run: 29 days

W: 8st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Second reserve; wouldn't be obvious on this year's form.

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8th

6

(11)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

0m 5f 160y

14:50 Sligo

Redshore City

9st 3lb

J: W J Lee

T: Miss Natalia Lupini

Off the mark at the 19th attempt when narrowly prevailing in a 6f Curragh handicap a fortnight ago; 5lb higher but went close over this C&D behind Kami last year when rated 1lb lower and he's one for the shortlist.

7/2

13th
15 (9)
Ever Rock

8/1

Form: 000626 CD

Last run: 16 days

W: 8st 12lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Surprising she only came here twice as likes it, making most over C&D on last visit (2022); soft is fine and in good heart of late; noted.

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11th

7

(1)

27th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Ever Rock

9st 0lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: J J Lambe

led

25/1

15th

17

(18)

18th Oct 2023

Yielding

0m 5f 164y

13:45 Navan

Ever Rock

8st 10lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: J J Lambe

Course winner but two last runs very disappointing and thoroughly exposed so percentage call to oppose.

25/1

9th

5

(7)

28th Sep 2023

Soft

0m 5f 0y

16:00 Bellewstown

Ever Rock

9st 3lb

J: Colin Keane

T: J J Lambe

towards rear

10/1

Form: -21601

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Faded at Gowran (soft) but otherwise scatter of fine runs in 2023, two wins and a narrow C&D reverse; handles yielding but looks vulnerable on soft.

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11th

8

(7)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:35 Dundalk (AW)

The Fog Horn

9st 6lb

J: James Ryan

T: Seamus G O’Donnell

Dual 7f winner at Gowran last summer; AW form not nearly as good but remains potentially well handicapped.

10/1

14th

6

(13)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:35 Dundalk (AW)

The Fog Horn

9st 8lb

J: James Ryan

T: Seamus G O’Donnell

Dual 7f winner at Gowran this summer; not at her best in three runs on this surface.

12/1

Form: 353019

Last run: 16 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Curragh win last month was quite impressive (good to yielding); 1-20 and not sure about 6f so risky after tame enough latest effort.

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15th

16

(2)

18th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

18:55 Fairyhouse

Hot Whispers

8st 12lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Adrian Brendan Joyce

Curragh win last month was quite impressive (good to yielding); 1-20 and not sure about 6f so risky after tame enough latest effort.

14/1

9th

13

(13)

2nd Sep 2023

Yielding

0m 5f 0y

14:50 Navan

Hot Whispers

8st 13lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Adrian Brendan Joyce

Finally came good at 19th attempt when coming from off the pace to score with authority in beating Ever Rock and Siesta Beach over 5f at the Curragh (good to yielding) last month despite being 3lb wrong; has since left Denis Hogan and debuts for new yard here; respected.

9/1

Form: 041376 BF

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Kept his form since Navan success in July (5f, soft); promising rider returns and given chance by handicapper; place claims.

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No Results Found

Form: /189-0 D

Last run: 241 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Had long break and gelded; clearly well-treated on Cork maiden win last year at expense of Shoebox King (yielding); quiet since; market hard to call.

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17th

8

(7)

18th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

18:55 Fairyhouse

Hernes Hill

9st 8lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

always behind, lost touch and eased final furlong, tailed off

25/1

10th

10

(9)

20th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Hernes Hill

9st 0lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

Lightly-raced winner; ninth in handicap over C&D last month after 170 days off; down 2lb; needs to take a step forward here.

33/1

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Selections

POSTDATA:

Hot Whispers

SPOTLIGHT:

Cavallo Pazzo

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Mogwli

The Irish Sun:

Hot Whispers