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Yielding To Soft

Thomas A. Murray Bar Roscommon Mares’ Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 2m 4f 105y
  • 15 runners
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Thomas A. Murray Bar Roscommon Mares’ Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.80
  • Place: £1.40

Form: 948202

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Narrow defeats in maidens over this sort of trip either side of poor run in headgear over 3m; getting lots of weight when just failing to catch useful gelding at Kilbeggan last time but that was a solid effort and handles soft.

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Verdict Starting price

4th

8

21st Oct 2023

Heavy

2m 6f 150y

15:15 Limerick

Iriskana

10st 5lb

J: Daniel King

T: S Curling

held up in midfield, outpaced before 2 out

14/1

1st

6

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 105y

15:20 Roscommon

Iriskana

10st 13lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: S Curling

held up in midfield, ridden when headway before 3 out, prominent when not fluent 3 out, led and ran on run-in, won going away

5/1

2nd

10

8th Sep 2023

Good

2m 3f 0y

16:37 Kilbeggan

Iriskana

10st 11lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: S Curling

towards rear of midfield, good headway from 3 out, in touch with leaders after 2 out, went second and 2 lengths down approaching last, ran on well towards finish, just failed

17/2

4/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 2-6742

Last run: 115 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 107

Form & Verdict

Runner-up in bumper on soft and best run over hurdles when second to 109-rated mare at Tramore (2m5f); back from a break.

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10th

8

26th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:08 Limerick

Lucky Viv

10st 11lb

J: Mr Alan O’Sullivan

T: Michael Barry

Has rarely run a bad race but has consistently come up short in maiden and handicap company; likely to run her race again and has an each-way chance but could find a couple too good again.

10/1

7th

2

28th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

13:30 Tramore

Lucky Viv

11st 12lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Michael Barry

Still a maiden but she's been holding her own in maidens and on RPRs this mark should be manageable now sent into handicaps; possible.

6/1

3rd

9

26th Oct 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 118y

14:35 Clonmel

Lucky Viv

11st 7lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Michael Barry

Has run with considerable credit in some summer maiden hurdles and seemed to handle the ground well enough over 2m4f at Tramore two weeks ago; each-way chance.

11/2

50/1

  • Place: £8.60

Form: 90-08U

Last run: 30 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Mare rated 88 was placed in Cork maiden last summer but shown little since.

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14th

9

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

In A Nice Way

11st 7lb

J: Benjamin P Kennedy

T: Stephen Ryan

Placed twice in maidens; handicap form has left a lot to be desired; tongue-tie on now after a moderate run at Thurles.

25/1

11th

18

19th Oct 2023

Yielding

2m 7f 0y

16:35 Thurles

In A Nice Way

11st 2lb

T: Stephen Ryan

Third reserve; twice placed in maidens including over 2m5f at Roscommon last month (a weak event); acts on soft.

3rd

5

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 105y

15:20 Roscommon

In A Nice Way

10st 13lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: Stephen Ryan

prominent and briefly disputed lead, not fluent 8th, wandered on approach 3 out, soon ridden, not fluent 2 out, soon outpaced, wandered on approach last, kept on but no impression run-in, no match for first two

50/1

Form: -20235

Last run: 7 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Placed in first three hurdles over various trips (2m/2m7f) on goodish ground; soundly beaten over 2m at Listowel and back up in trip again.

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7th

13

15th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 4f 100y

14:00 Cork

Our Girl Sal

11st 1lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Peter Fahey

Placed in first three hurdles on goodish ground; had two of these rivals behind when third at Bellewstown; well held since although would have been closer but for late errors on soft ground at Roscommon last time.

12/1

4th

9

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 105y

15:20 Roscommon

Our Girl Sal

10st 13lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Peter Fahey

in touch with leaders, prominent when ridden and intimidated by rival before 3 out, challenging when bad mistake and lost ground 2 out, mistake and no impression last

9/1

5th

12

18th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:45 Listowel

Our Girl Sal

11st 1lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Peter Fahey

in touch with leaders

11/2

Form: 53

Last run: 43 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Point winner beaten 6l in pair of mares' maidens at Downpatrick this summer on yielding ground; longer trip here.

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12

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 170y

13:55 Down Royal

Spice Diva

10st 13lb

J: J J Slevin

T: S R B Crawford

Seemingly exposed handicapper, several placings but out of her depth on latest; hard to see her making the breakthrough here.

10/1

11

2nd Mar 2024

Soft

3m 0f 84y

Class 1

15:10 Doncaster

Spice Diva

11st 0lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: S R B Crawford

Stablemate of Ottizzini; has consistent handicap form (2m4f-3m1f) this winter, creditable second at Ayr latest; still a maiden under rules, however, and has plenty to find on ratings in this field.

50/1

Form: 7-

Last run: 204 days

W: 10st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Big price and was tailed off in Leopardstown maiden in March; likely to need more time; second runner for yard based on Clare/Galway border.

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6th

7

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 170y

14:30 Down Royal

Barryroe Madam

11st 4lb

J: Diarmuid Moloney

T: Brian M McMahon

Beaten a fair way in 2m4f maidens and handicap debut at Cork offered little.

20/1

11th

8

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:15 Cork

Barryroe Madam

11st 6lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Brian M McMahon

Beaten a fair way in 2m4f maidens, latest over C&D; probably best watched now on handicap debut.

25/1

6th

12

5th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

13:30 Cork

Barryroe Madam

11st 6lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Brian M McMahon

midfield, some headway from 4 out, no extra after 3 out

33/1

OUR TIP

Form: 48-317

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Took her nine goes to win a bumper; keen and weakened out of it on hurdling bow at Down Royal.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

1

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 105y

15:20 Roscommon

I Am Shadow

11st 7lb

J: E Walsh

T: Ciaran Murphy

led narrowly or disputed lead, not fluent 1st, not fluent 8th, headed when hung right after 3 out, soon weakened gradually

14/1

7th

2

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 190y

17:00 Down Royal

I Am Shadow

11st 7lb

J: E Walsh

T: Ciaran Murphy

Off the mark in bumpers at the ninth attempt in 2m2f Sligo mares' contest last month, not really needing to improve on previous solid form; nicely bred sort should make her mark over hurdles.

8/1

Form: P-

Last run: 172 days

W: 10st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Only beaten a length by recent Listowel maiden winner in sole point-to-point in March; pulled up in Clonmel maiden the following month.

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Verdict Starting price

2nd

8

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:45 Fairyhouse

Kilbarry Saint

10st 11lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: C O’Keeffe

prominent behind clear leader, soon went third, ran on well from last, went second towards finish, no match for winner

50/1

Form: 086605

Last run: 10 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Unplaced in bumpers; 100s, not shamed behind odds-on winner on hurdling bow at Ballinrobe.

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0

4

12th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 4f 73y

15:10 Tramore

Cedar Wood

10st 13lb

J: Ryan Treacy

T: David M O’Brien

Well held in bumpers; twice beaten around 15l hurdling including when fair third behind geldings at Fairyhouse last week.

14/1

3rd

9

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

2m 4f 110y

15:50 Fairyhouse

Cedar Wood

10st 11lb

J: Ryan Treacy

T: David M O’Brien

in touch with leaders

100/1

9th

3

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 105y

15:20 Roscommon

Cedar Wood

10st 13lb

J: Ryan Treacy

T: David M O’Brien

held up in rear, jumped slightly right 1st, headway after 9th, keeping on into midfield when carried badly left and badly hampered before 4 out, not recover

20/1

7/1

Form: 1- C

Last run: 419 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Beat couple of decent geldings in 2m course bumper on soft over a year ago; the question must be why she's since left WP Mullins and trainer also has more experienced contender Iriskana in the line-up.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

13th

19

4th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 2f 0y

12:40 Leopardstown

Idol

10st 0lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: S Curling

Won Roscommon bumper on debut for Willie Mullins; has had four starts over hurdles for this stable; has gone up 10lb for winning on handicap debut at Punchestown but still has to compete from 7lb wrong.

33/1

1st

11

14th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 67y

14:35 Punchestown

Idol

10st 11lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: S Curling

Won Roscommon bumper (soft) on debut for Willie Mullins; Punchestown maiden hurdle fourth a decent effort but well held afterwards behind Mollys Glory at Thurles; upped in trip here for handicap debut but needs to improve for it.

14/1

Form:

Last run: 130 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Tailed off in maiden at Tipperary in May.

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Verdict Starting price

17

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Five Minutes More

10st 13lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Robert Tyner

Nothing of any merit in her form so far; respect for the trainer is the only positive aspect and she needs to ignite some spark of promise before becoming a betting proposition.

33/1

11th

13

15th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 73y

14:25 Punchestown

Five Minutes More

10st 2lb

J: Ryan Treacy

T: Robert Tyner

Well beaten in five starts including two handicaps; makes no appeal.

50/1

13th

14

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

15:42 Limerick

Five Minutes More

10st 11lb

J: Ryan Treacy

T: Robert Tyner

Maiden form falls well short of the mark; switch to handicaps needs to work wonders; difficult to make a case for her.

66/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Half-sister to 2m/2m5f hurdle winner Starzov; dam unraced half-sister to hurdle/chase winner Nudge And Nurdle.

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14th

18

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:15 Cork

Mason Lady

10st 11lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: Declan Queally

Never counted on last month's handicap debut at Limerick; 4yo can only be watched for now.

25/1

8th

12

21st Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 5f 0y

14:45 Limerick

Mason Lady

10st 11lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Declan Queally

Little to show for three maiden runs but should fare better in this grade and the market could inform expectations.

16/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Favourite, going best when fell last in point-to-point at Lisronagh in February; sold out of Colin Bowe's for 100,000GBP at Cheltenham the following month; dam 7f AW/2m hurdle winner, half-sister to several bumper winners.

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0

12

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 105y

15:20 Roscommon

Champersinthepark

10st 10lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Paul Nolan

midfield, in touch with leaders when hung left and ran out before 4 out

11/4

Form: 0943

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Closest when fourth over 2m3f at Kilbeggan; well held third over 2m6f at Ballinrobe but winner ran well off 109 since.

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0

13

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 105y

15:20 Roscommon

Hurricane Honey

10st 10lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

never better than midfield, no impression after 4 out, eased before 2 out, towards rear when pulled up after 2 out

8/1

3rd

13

28th Aug 2023

Yielding

2m 6f 14y

17:35 Ballinrobe

Hurricane Honey

10st 9lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

towards rear of midfield, headway on inner 2 out, ran on and went third run-in, no match for first two

15/8

4th

12

12th Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 0y

18:25 Kilbeggan

Hurricane Honey

10st 8lb

J: Carl Millar

T: Gordon Elliott

Beaten 21l in a C&D maiden hurdle on debut and no progress in a bumper since.

50/1

Form: 07/P4-

Last run: 344 days

W: 10st 13lb

11 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Reserve; veteran mare won points long time ago but lowly rated and big outsider after lay-off.

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0

17

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 4f 105y

15:20 Roscommon

Rosfoyle

10st 13lb

J: Conor Clarke

T: Barry J Fitzgerald

never better than midfield, in rear when pushed along briefly after 6th, mistake and weakened 9th, not fluent 4 out, soon pulled up

4th

16

16th Oct 2022

Good

2m 3f 0y

15:05 Cork

Rosfoyle

10st 13lb

J: Sean Cleary-Farrell

T: Barry J Fitzgerald

towards rear, slow jump 1st, headway into midfield after 3rd, ridden 3 out, stayed on from 2 out, went fourth run-in

25/1

20

24th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

15:25 Punchestown

Rosfoyle

11st 0lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: Brian O’Keeffe

Showed a little in maidens and on (C&D) handicap debut; her last two runs were dire; little break.

33/1

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Payout
Exacta €145.00
Straight Forecast €111.20
Trifecta €5149.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Iriskana

The Irish Sun:

Idol

TOPSPEED:

Our Girl Sal

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Iriskana

POSTDATA:

Iriskana