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Yielding To Soft

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  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 18 runners
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Runners: 18 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Rain

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.00
  • Place: £1.10

Form: -00032 BF

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Drawn wide but back in good form of late and did well to go close last week at Listowel (7f, soft) after losing his position; not won over 1m but he stays it.

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1st

6

(18)

21st Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

15:30 Curragh

Zephron

9st 12lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Denis W Cullen

soon towards rear towards near side, headway when switched right 2f out, challenging when ridden inside final 110yds, ran on to lead towards finish

8/1

8th

10

(3)

24th Mar 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

15:45 Naas

Zephron

9st 4lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Denis W Cullen

Enjoyed an excellent second half to last season; up 15lb for a wide margin win in a Curragh handicap in November when last seen; trip and ground are fine and has a leading chance here.

5/1

1st

20

(11)

5th Nov 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

13:15 Curragh

Zephron

8st 7lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Denis W Cullen

midfield, headway up the centre 2f out, pushed along challenging over 1f out, led 1f out, shaken up and went clear inside final furlong, easily

12/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 922627

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

First reserve; won a big-field handicap at the Curragh last season and has been second in three of her last five runs; should go well if getting in.

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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

14/1

  • Place: £4.40

Form: 925774 CD

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 2lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Infrequent winner but runs plenty of good races, as the case here last time when fourth in a big field; entitled to be winning races off this mark.

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11th

17

(14)

26th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

14:15 Cork

Swiss Army Officer

9st 4lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

Three-time winner, including over C&D, and plenty of placed efforts; won first time out last season off a 6lb lower mark; not one to discount.

16/1

17th

5

(2)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

15:00 Curragh

Swiss Army Officer

9st 4lb

J: Calum Hogan

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

in touch with leaders towards far side

8/1

25/1

  • Place: £3.70

Form: 77S605

Last run: 22 days

W: 8st 8lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Ran one of her better races when a keeping-on fifth at Roscommon last time but that was over nearly 1m4f.

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11th

11

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

13:45 Punchestown

Tasmanian Girl

10st 7lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: Aengus King

Modest Flat handicapper; tailed off on her two completed runs over hurdles.

100/1

8th

10

26th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:25 Limerick

Tasmanian Girl

10st 7lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: Aengus King

always behind, weakened before 2 out

150/1

Form: 991260 C

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Has done most of his winning on the AW but has won over 1m in the mud and on a fair mark if bouncing back from his latest blip.

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12th

7

(5)

8th May 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Gowran Park

Skontonovski

9st 10lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Six of eight wins have been on AW; heavy ground against him on recent turf appearances; never threatened at Naas nine days ago and well held by Stormy Jenn and Captured on that evidence.

14/1

11th

5

(4)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

19:50 Naas

Skontonovski

10st 0lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Six of eight wins have been on AW; heavy ground against him on recent turf return, this better ground should suit but still others preferred.

12/1

Form: 6-4040

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

No wins in 14 but some sort of chance based on her fourth at Clonmel (1m1f, good) and wouldn't knock her too harshly for failing to shine at Laytown; goes on soft.

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13th

3

(12)

10th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Stormie Outlook

9st 12lb

J: W J Lee

T: E J O’Grady

towards rear

9/1

10th

2

(7)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Stormie Outlook

9st 12lb

J: W J Lee

T: E J O’Grady

Maiden was in good form this time last year and stepped up this season's turf efforts when second to in-form rival over C&D on AW debut; now 4lb higher.

11/2

2nd

6

(10)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Stormie Outlook

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: E J O’Grady

A 13-race maiden on the Flat; not a bad run when beaten roughly 5l last month but a drop in trip looks against her.

12/1

OUR TIP

Form: 5-646

Last run: 19 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Handicap debut; good ground presumably an excuse last time and had previously shaped encouragingly when fourth on soft at Naas (1m); posted an RPR of 73 that day, suggesting this mark should be manageable.

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11th

1

(8)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Awqaat

10st 0lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Maiden is 0-7 on turf, encountering heavy ground of late in handicaps including far effort at Gowran; AW debut off the same mark.

9/1

19th

12

(23)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 2f 0y

15:37 Curragh

Awqaat

9st 9lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

in touch with leaders, weakened quickly under 4f out, eased from 2f out

14/1

14/1

Form: 600470 D

Last run: 20 days

W: 8st 12lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Encouraging fourth at Gowran in July and then got no run at Bellewstown; however, never figured after starting slowly back at Gowran and she can do that.

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17th

12

(22)

29th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Naas

Lisabetta

9st 7lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Timothy Doyle

Won at Gowran over further last autumn but held at Dundalk after and is still 9lb higher than that winning mark; looks vulnerable on return.

14/1

7th

5

(1)

3rd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Lisabetta

9st 8lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: Timothy Doyle

C&D winner who got her head back in front at Gowran last time; 10lb rise looks very harsh and now in need of career best.

5/1

16/1

Form: 49-909

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Some maiden promise but has yet to make an impact in handicaps; enough to prove.

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6th

13

(11)

10th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 2f 0y

14:15 Leopardstown

Broad Daylight

8st 7lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: J S Bolger

Maiden ended last season with a good third at Gowran on heavy; both runs this term leave him with plenty to find though; 1lb wrong.

16/1

6th

17

(3)

7th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

17:12 Leopardstown

Broad Daylight

9st 5lb

J: Gabriella Hill

T: J S Bolger

Ended last season with a pleasing display at Gowran; down the field at the Curragh last month in a race in which See Me Through was fourth.

33/1

Form: 094620 BF

Last run: 44 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Nine-race maiden who went closest when a staying-on second at Galway (extended 1m); drop in trip on quicker ground didn't suit latest.

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2nd

7

(8)

30th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 0f 30y

15:05 Killarney

Bang Po

9st 7lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Staying-on second at Galway (extended 1m) in August but two duck eggs have followed and now goes in cheekpieces.

8/1

10th

8

(12)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Cork

Bang Po

9st 8lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Nine-race maiden who went closest when a staying-on second at Galway (extended 1m); drop in trip on quicker ground didn't suit latest.

7/1

11th
14 (1)
Well Suited

12/1

Form: 620939 D

Last run: 19 days

W: 8st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Winless since couple of victories here in early 2021; runs well now and again and always a chance that blinkers could lift him.

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7th

14

(16)

13th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Well Suited

8st 12lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: T J O’Mara

slowly into stride, in rear, headway when switched left under 2f out, kept on inside final 110yds, never on terms

12/1

9th

14

(11)

22nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Well Suited

8st 12lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: T J O’Mara

took keen hold, held up in rear, midfield halfway, headway on outer 3f out, led over 2f out

8/1

16/1

Form: 90-075

Last run: 146 days

W: 8st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Raced prominently before weakening into fifth in a Gowran handicap on final sighting in May; others safer.

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12th

14

(3)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

14:55 Dundalk (AW)

Samhradh

8st 8lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Andrew Slattery

Mild promise early in the season; weak form on his last three starts; now rated a lowly 38.

50/1

Form: 000-00

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 2lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Only 1-26; lost her way for previous yard and yet to turn things around for this one.

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9th

12

(1)

16th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 1f 100y

15:50 Gowran Park

Miss Molly T

8st 13lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

towards rear

33/1

19th

16

(17)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

15:00 Curragh

Miss Molly T

8st 12lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

prominent, soon went second, pressed leader halfway, weakened quickly under 2f out

20/1

13th

10

(21)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Cork

Miss Molly T

9st 2lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Only 1-26; lost her way for previous yard and yet to turn things around for this one.

33/1

14th
2 (6)
Asisaid

4/1

Form: 006001 D

Last run: 62 days

W: 10st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

First-time blinkers triggered a return to form when winning over 1m at Naas (soft) two months ago; only 3lb higher so big shout should the headgear continue to work.

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13th

3

(14)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

14:25 Curragh

Asisaid

10st 0lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: P J F Murphy

held up in rear

16/1

14th

2

(6)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Cork

Asisaid

10st 0lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: P J F Murphy

First-time blinkers triggered a return to form when winning over 1m at Naas (soft) two months ago; only 3lb higher so big shout should the headgear continue to work.

4/1

Form: 907507 D

Last run: 19 days

W: 8st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

AW winner but opposable on his minor form in turf handicaps; new headgear.

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14

(10)

1st Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Where R U Now Bob

8st 12lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Rodger Sweeney

Winner over 1m here in January; okay run in a 1m2f handicap at Naas in July; more needed.

20/1

15th

18

(17)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Cork

Where R U Now Bob

8st 8lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Rodger Sweeney

AW winner but opposable on his minor form in turf handicaps; new headgear.

20/1

7th

13

(5)

7th Sep 2023

Good

1m 1f 136y

17:25 Clonmel

Where R U Now Bob

9st 0lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Rodger Sweeney

midfield

40/1

Form: 0-3250 D BF

Last run: 59 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Only 2-30 and stuck on a long losing run; however, was knocking on the door until last time and returns from a break in new hands; hard to rule out.

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9th

1

17th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

12:35 Navan

Corballis Flyer

11st 12lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: John Joseph Hanlon

towards rear throughout, mistake 6th, tailed off

66/1

22th

3

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 185y

12:45 Cork

Corballis Flyer

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Very experienced Flat performer with 2-34 record; in fair form during the summer, when placed over 7f at this venue and over 1m at Gowran; a long way below his best at Dundalk recently.

25/1

50/1

Form: 000

Last run: 38 days

W: 8st 10lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Handicap debutante who showed a bit more last time at the Curragh (6f); stamina to prove but one of the few open to some improvement.

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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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13th

19

(7)

12th Oct 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 7f 0y

15:00 Curragh

Vivezza

8st 10lb

J: Conor Hoban

T: Ross O’Sullivan

towards rear of midfield

40/1

17th

15

(4)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Cork

Vivezza

8st 10lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Handicap debutante who showed a bit more last time at the Curragh (6f); stamina to prove but one of the few open to some improvement.

50/1

Form: 906000

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Three-time winner but mostly well beaten this year and the visor did nothing for him last time.

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14th

7

(7)

13th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Golden Warrior

9st 5lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: T J O’Mara

Dual AW winner when trained in Britain; mostly poor form on turf this year, with the exception of fair sixth over 1m at the Galway festival.

25/1

18th

5

(14)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Cork

Golden Warrior

9st 9lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: T J O’Mara

Three-time winner but mostly well beaten this year and the visor did nothing for him last time.

33/1

12th

5

(14)

6th Sep 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:40 Cork

Golden Warrior

9st 11lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: T J O’Mara

Is dropping down the handicap but has been beaten a long way on last two starts and the visor needs to work.

33/1

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Payout
Exacta €518.00
Straight Forecast €304.30
Tricast €2471.80
Trifecta €6465.00

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Zephron

SPOTLIGHT:

Stormie Outlook

The Irish Sun:

Swiss Army Officer

POSTDATA:

Zephron