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I.N.H. Stallion Owners EBF Novice Hurdle

  • Prize money: £8092.92
  • 3m 0f 50y
  • 7 runners
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I.N.H. Stallion Owners EBF Novice Hurdle

Runners: 7 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.70
  • Place: £1.60

Form: 3241-1 D

Last run: 156 days

W: 10st 11lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 128

Form & Verdict

Returning from five months off but was in mighty form in 3m Kilbeggan handicaps in the spring, beating none other than Kerry National winner Desertmore House when last seen in May; respected, particularly at these weights, but vulnerable to race-fit rivals.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

3

7th Dec 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

13:47 Clonmel

Desert Heather

10st 13lb

J: Mr R W Barron

T: Declan Queally

raced in second, hit 6th, disputed lead before 10th, pushed along briefly when pressed winner after 3 out, soon disputed lead and pushed along, briefly led before 2 out

13/2

4th

7

5th Nov 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

14:05 Cork

Desert Heather

10st 7lb

J: Mr R W Barron

T: Declan Queally

Triple point' winner hit form on the track last spring, winning consecutive handicap hurdles at Kilbeggan over this trip; did well to beat Solitary Man and Pinyon Jay over C&D last time on return; worse off at today's weights with them but a big chance with improvement to come.

7/4

1st

7

15th Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 50y

14:35 Cork

Desert Heather

10st 11lb

J: Mr R W Barron

T: Declan Queally

Returning from five months off but was in mighty form in 3m Kilbeggan handicaps in the spring, beating none other than Kerry National winner Desertmore House when last seen in May; respected, particularly at these weights, but vulnerable to race-fit rivals.

4/1

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9/4

  • Place: £1.50

Form: -62141

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 128

Form & Verdict

Has improved at Killarney in recent months, winning there twice including comfortable success in rated novice over 2m7f last time; faces stronger rivals here but stays well and a leading contender.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

1

10th Dec 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

13:15 Cork

Solitary Man

11st 3lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: E Bolger

Progressing well since upped in trip, winning Killarney novice and narrowly beaten in C&D novice before career-best in similar (Listed) contest last month, outjumping What Path two out and seeing it out well from the last; 4lb worse off with that rival here but possibly as the greater scope for improvement.

7/2

1st

2

5th Nov 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

14:05 Cork

Solitary Man

11st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: E Bolger

An improved sort stepped up in trip lately; won a Killarney novice before being just denied over C&D by Desert Heather; is better off at the weights with that rival today and can go close.

9/4

2nd

3

15th Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 50y

14:35 Cork

Solitary Man

11st 10lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: E Bolger

Has improved at Killarney in recent months, winning there twice including comfortable success in rated novice over 2m7f last time; faces stronger rivals here but stays well and a leading contender.

9/4

Form: 931

Last run: 44 days

W: 11st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Placed in Kilbeggan bumper and overcame greenness when winning on hurdling debut at Down Royal (2m4f, good to yielding); lot more on his plate but could have plenty more to offer.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

1

13th Jan 2024

Soft

3m 0f 0y

13:22 Fairyhouse

Pinyon Jay

11st 12lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: Gordon Elliott

visibility reduced by fog

7/1

8th

8

9th Dec 2023

Soft

3m 1f 50y

13:42 Navan

Pinyon Jay

10st 12lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Gordon Elliott

Won a Down Royal maiden hurdle in September and two fine runs in novice company since; well-held in a Grade 3 over 2m4f here last time and will have to improve upon that even dropped in class.

18/1

4th

5

19th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

13:20 Navan

Pinyon Jay

10st 13lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Gordon Elliott

held up in rear, headway after 3 out, weakened from 2 out

9/2

Form: 313 BF

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Made most to win on hurdles debut at Ballinrobe (2m7f) and didn't have enough use made of him when third to subsequent handicap winner at Downpatrick; hood tried there left off and stepping back up in trip should suit.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

2

15th Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 50y

14:35 Cork

Sea Music

11st 10lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Emmet Mullins

Made most to win on hurdles debut at Ballinrobe (2m7f) and didn't have enough use made of him when third to subsequent handicap winner at Downpatrick; hood tried there left off and stepping back up in trip should suit.

9/4

3rd

1

15th Sep 2023

Good

2m 5f 110y

16:00 Downpatrick

Sea Music

12st 0lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Emmet Mullins

raced in third, pushed along after 2 out, outpaced after last, kept on towards finish

5/2

1st

9

14th Aug 2023

Yielding

2m 6f 168y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Sea Music

11st 8lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Emmet Mullins

Second in only completed point-to-point for Colin McBratney; behind two decent types when third in Galway festival bumper; won't necessarily improve fitness-wise for that run but might be good enough in any event; cheekpieces left off here.

2/1

Form: 4-1

Last run: 141 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Huge price on debut when fourth in strong Leopardstown maiden at Christmas; won ordinary 2m6f maiden at Cartmel in May; lot more needed here but merits respect coming from this yard.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

13th

8

17th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 213y

Class 2

15:50 Cheltenham

Moon Dorange

10st 13lb

J: Paddy Brennan

T: Fergal O’Brien

raced wide, in touch with leaders, smooth headway 3 out

7/1

1st

2

6th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 139y

Class 4

14:05 Market Rasen

Moon Dorange

11st 8lb

J: Paddy Brennan

T: Fergal O’Brien

raced in second, briefly led after 2nd, not fluent 4th, not fluent 6th

15/8

8

27th Jan 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 56y

Class 1

16:10 Cheltenham

Moon Dorange

11st 5lb

J: Liam Harrison

T: Fergal O’Brien

Odds-on for his sole success to date in a 2m6f maiden at Cartmel and Johnnywho made light work of him at Carlisle in November (2m4f); appeared to find some improvement for cheekpieces when third in a 3m Grade 2 here last time (soft) but he lacks the star potential of some of these.

28/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Brother to 2m5f hurdle winner was successful on fourth start in points back in April; very stiff task on rules debut.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

11

20th Jan 2024

Frozen

2m 4f 0y

13:20 Navan

Park The Giant

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Philip Fenton

briefly led, prominent after 1st

12/1

3rd

7

17th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

12:35 Navan

Park The Giant

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Philip Fenton

led narrowly, faced challenge 2 out, headed approaching last, weakened run-in

14/1

5th

11

12th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 2f 200y

13:25 Naas

Park The Giant

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Philip Fenton

in touch with leaders, disputing fourth 2 out, no extra approaching last

20/1

Form: 44214

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 111

Form & Verdict

Kilbeggan maiden winner was never a factor in useful four-runner Listowel novice last month; tackling an extra mile here although half-sister Fairyhill Run stays this trip well.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

5

18th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:30 Navan

Zolpharine

11st 1lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: John Patrick Ryan

Won maiden hurdle at Kilbeggan in September and bounced back from two poor efforts when fourth in a novice hurdle at Galway last month; has a bit to find against these back down in trip.

10/1

4th

7

29th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 4f 156y

15:01 Galway

Zolpharine

11st 10lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: John Patrick Ryan

Maiden winner over 2m at Kilbeggan; found wanting since raised in class in novice races over contrasting trips, 2m at Cork and 3m in Listowel race in which Moon D'Orange was fifth.

16/1

7th

4

15th Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 50y

14:35 Cork

Zolpharine

11st 10lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: John Patrick Ryan

Kilbeggan maiden winner was never a factor in useful four-runner Listowel novice last month; tackling an extra mile here although half-sister Fairyhill Run stays this trip well.

14/1

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Payout
Exacta €74.00
Straight Forecast €65.80
Trifecta €261.00

Selections

TOPSPEED:

Solitary Man

SPOTLIGHT:

Sea Music

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Desert Heather

POSTDATA:

Solitary Man

The Irish Sun:

Solitary Man