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14:15 Listowel

Yielding To Soft

Thorn Plant Hire Handicap

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  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 15 runners
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Thorn Plant Hire Handicap

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

25/1 (Won)

  • Win: £10.60
  • Place: £3.00

Form: 801454 CD

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 1lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

C&D winner in June and consistent running well in defeat subsequently; drop in the weights should help but has to prove herself in these conditions.

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4th

12

(12)

4th Oct 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

16:25 Navan

Drop The Dip

8st 11lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Thomas Gibney

Three wins this season and won at Listowel and Bellewstown a week apart lately over approx 1m; however, her 7lb penalty brings her 4lb above new mark, so is theoretically disadvantaged.

12/1

1st

8

(7)

28th Sep 2023

Soft

0m 7f 162y

15:25 Bellewstown

Drop The Dip

9st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Thomas Gibney

prominent, pushed along challenging under 2f out, ridden and led narrowly inside final furlong, kept on well against far rail towards finish

13/2

1st

13

(4)

21st Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

14:15 Listowel

Drop The Dip

9st 1lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: Thomas Gibney

travelled strongly, made virtually all, went clear when ridden over 1f out, ran on

25/1

15/2

  • Place: £2.10

Form: -50031

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Back to something like his best with a 4l win at Punchestown last week; 9lb hike is fair but may not appreciate very different conditions here.

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10th

12

(15)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 73y

13:05 Galway

Wrist Art

9st 9lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Timothy Doyle

Continues in good form, scoring recently at Punchestown (1m1f) and Thurles and good run off 12lb higher mark at Gowran when third to Rhythm King (7f); return to 1m to suit and remains of interest.

11/2

10th

12

(15)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 73y

13:05 Galway

Wrist Art

9st 9lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Timothy Doyle

Continues in good form, scoring recently at Punchestown (1m1f) and Thurles and good run off 12lb higher mark at Gowran when third to Rhythm King (7f); return to 1m to suit and remains of interest.

11/2

3rd

6

(6)

16th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:20 Gowran Park

Wrist Art

9st 2lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Timothy Doyle

prominent, went second under 2f out, outpaced and lost second inside final furlong, kept on

7/4

OUR TIP

9/2

  • Place: £3.90

Form: 06-302

Last run: 65 days

W: 10st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Nine-race maiden but was first past the post at Killarney last time before a demotion for interference; 5lb rise is justified and he can go well again.

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3rd

2

(1)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Coolree

9st 10lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Amy Murphy

took keen hold, in touch with leaders

3/1

5th

1

(9)

4th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Coolree

9st 11lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: Amy Murphy

Best effort since coming over from Ireland when second over 8.6f here under Silvestre De Sousa 19 days ago; first-time blinkers replace cheekpieces now dipping into a 0-65; respected.

11/2

12/1

Form: 0-465

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Four-race maiden; failed to improve for a step up in trip at Roscommon on handicap debut earlier in the month; possible cheekpieces could help dropping back to 1m; not ruled out.

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2nd

14

(13)

5th Nov 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

14:25 Curragh

Indigo Five

8st 7lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: John James Feane

midfield, smooth headway towards near side and in touch with leaders 2f out, went third final 110yds, ran on well and went second towards finish

8/1

1st

17

(18)

7th Oct 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

16:40 Curragh

Indigo Five

8st 10lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: John James Feane

First past the post in 3yo handicap that she wasn't qualified for at Killarney last week in a case of mistaken identity; however, had been running well in defeat previously and warrants serious consideration from a similar mark to what she ran off last week.

4/1

7/1

Form: 952864 D

Last run: 51 days

W: 9st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

Handles testing ground well and it was a creditable effort when fourth of 18 at the Galway festival last month; down another 1lb and one of these should fall his way; drawn wider than ideal.

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9th

12

(5)

10th May 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

18:25 Cork

Starting Monday

9st 1lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Gillian Scott

Likes it soft or worse and second of 20 on heavy ground at Leopardstown on seasonal debut; got 5lb for that, drying ground won't help and he's back up in grade.

7/1

2nd

13

(10)

7th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

17:12 Leopardstown

Starting Monday

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: Gillian Scott

Only two wins from 29 starts but is suited by testing conditions and can go well fresh, including when scoring on his seasonal debut three seasons ago.

14/1

8th

1

(2)

17th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 75y

16:15 Gowran Park

Starting Monday

10st 2lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Gillian Scott

Hasn't won for a while but in decent form and didn't get the breaks last time at Listowel; likes this ground.

5/1

40/1

Form: 506000

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 1lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Six-race maiden and poor form in two handicap starts; wears first-time tongue-tie.

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13th

12

(6)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Gowran Park

Fleadhfest

9st 2lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: J S Bolger

Never better than sixth in six handicap appearances; hard to make a case for her, even though she has come down 20lb from her initial handicap rating.

14/1

14th

15

(10)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 73y

13:05 Galway

Fleadhfest

8st 7lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: J S Bolger

Opening handicap efforts disappointing and although handicapper has reacted accordingly remains hard to fancy.

20/1

Form: 092262

Last run: 76 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Won 29-runner Curragh handicap towards the end of last season from 4lb lower; has returned to form of late, hitting the crossbar in three of her last four starts and the handicapper has given a chance.

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Verdict Starting price

16th

2

(15)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Naas

Breezy Zoff

10st 1lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Gavin Cromwell

Just 1-27 and soundly beaten twice this season; however, has been placed many times and has a squeak if back to form.

22/1

8th
17 (3)
Almost An Angel

Form: 000-05 D

Last run: 2 days

W: 8st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

First reserve; had really struggled for form since leaving David Evans back in 2021 but more promising here on Tuesday.

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14th

10

(14)

22nd Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

14:55 Dundalk (AW)

Almost An Angel

8st 13lb

J: James Ryan

T: J Larkin

Down now to a basement mark but little sign of late that he can play a hand here, although he didn't run badly here two weeks ago.

14/1

9th

11

(7)

8th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:10 Dundalk (AW)

Almost An Angel

8st 12lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: J Larkin

Has struggled for form since leaving David Evans in 2021; mildly encouraging performance on the first of two Listowel festival runs; behind Navorosse at the Curragh last week.

25/1

13th

13

(23)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:57 Curragh

Almost An Angel

8st 12lb

J: James Ryan

T: J Larkin

prominent towards near side, lost position 2f out, soon no extra

25/1

Form: 710-75 CD

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Won this race last year (same mark) and better than the bare result in his last couple of starts; has a much better draw for this renewal.

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19th

15

(12)

20th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 6f 0y

17:05 Curragh

Run The Jewels

9st 0lb

J: Oisin McSweeney

T: Daniel McLoughlin

Four wins at a lower level over 7f/1m and handles soft; first try over 6f at Dundalk recently was quite encouraging but he's probably better around a bend.

33/1

5th

8

(15)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:55 Dundalk (AW)

Run The Jewels

9st 5lb

J: Oisin McSweeney

T: Daniel McLoughlin

Dual 1m winner here including in December; safely held both starts since and now drops markedly in trip on yard debut.

16/1

10th

6

(1)

2nd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Run The Jewels

9st 13lb

J: Calum Hogan

T: Michael McCullagh

prominent on inner

12/1

Form: 130-06 D

Last run: 23 days

W: 8st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Won on soft at Killarney towards the end of last season but low-key efforts in two runs this year; return to slower conditions may help.

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12th

11

(12)

24th Mar 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

16:55 Naas

Drish Melody

9st 1lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Donal Commins

Last win was in first-time blinkers on soft at Killarney 17 months ago; out of form last year but back down to a nice mark if he could rediscover his best.

25/1

14th

12

(11)

1st Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Drish Melody

9st 0lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Donal Commins

Winner on this surface but has struggled for form in three runs back from a 10 month absence; others preferred.

25/1

10th

16

(13)

21st Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

14:15 Listowel

Drish Melody

8st 9lb

J: Tom Kiely-Marshall

T: Donal Commins

Won on soft at Killarney towards the end of last season but low-key efforts in two runs this year; return to slower conditions may help.

14/1

Form: 310-00

Last run: 51 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Struggled for form in both disciplines this year and probably needs a bit further than this these days.

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10th

9

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 190y

17:20 Limerick

Noble Crusade

11st 2lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: John C McConnell

Won easily over 1m4f at Dundalk in February; unplaced at Chelmsford three weeks ago; relatively unexposed over hurdles; may want better ground and needs to improve considerably on what he has shown in two handicap attempts, but worth considering.

8/1

10th

5

(11)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 6f 0y

Class 5

15:25 Chelmsford (AW)

Noble Crusade

9st 9lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: John C McConnell

towards rear

13/2

1st

5

(17)

23rd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Noble Crusade

9st 12lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: John C McConnell

midfield, steady headway towards near side from over 2f out, led from 1f out, ran on final 110yds, won going away

7/2

Form: 88783

Last run: 14 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Built on her handicap debut when third of 12 at Clonmel a fortnight ago; needs more in this deeper event and has a poor draw; struggled on previous soft ground outing.

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1

(10)

21st Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

18:30 Southwell (AW)

Medici Pass

9st 11lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Iain Jardine

Failed to win in Ireland from 7f to 1m2f but looked a very different proposition on her debut for this yard when coming from off the pace to win easily over 7f at Newcastle (Tapeta debut); 4lb well-in even with a penalty and she should take some stopping.

7/4

1st

2

(1)

12th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

17:40 Newcastle (AW)

Medici Pass

9st 8lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Iain Jardine

in rear

6/1

14th

5

(17)

9th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Medici Pass

9st 9lb

J: Jamie-Lee Gonet

T: Michael William O’Meara

Seven-race maiden; hasn't given the impression this sort of mark is workable so far and has been off three months; drawn widest.

20/1

14/1

Form: 700008 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Won back-to-back earlier in the summer and is coming back down towards his last winning mark but no real signs of a revival of late; handles conditions and has a squeak.

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2nd

3

(19)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Gowran Park

Kodiac Prince

10st 2lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Thomas Cleary

Five-time winner; went up 13lb for wins here and at the Curragh last June and lost his way completely after that; back down to a reasonable mark now but not much encouragement from his seasonal debut at Leopardstown.

16/1

Form: 754U22 D

Last run: 15 days

W: 10st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Only found one too good on each of his last two runs; nudged up another 1lb but he's in the form of his life and may have one in him from this mark.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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16th

17

(20)

6th May 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:45 Curragh

Rock Etoile

9st 7lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: Andrew Slattery

in touch with leaders, headway and prominent over 2f out, weakened gradually from over 1f out

20/1

15th
19 (14)
Talking Tough

Form: 050038

Last run: 2 days

W: 8st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; generally struggled this term and probably flattered by distant third last week; held here on Tuesday.

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9th

16

(4)

24th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

17:05 Gowran Park

Talking Tough

8st 12lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: S M Duffy

Poor strike-rate of 2-65 and last year was a struggle; not that appealing.

50/1

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Elephant John, Little Keilee, Purring Along, Tynamite

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Payout
Exacta €731.00
Straight Forecast €490.50
Tricast €4800.90
Trifecta €13371.00

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Coolree

POSTDATA:

Purring Along

SPOTLIGHT:

Run The Jewels

The Irish Sun:

Rock Etoile