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17:45 Dundalk (AW)

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Gateway Hotel Dundalk Race & Stay Handicap

  • Prize money: £8615.04
  • 1m 2f 150y
  • 10 runners
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Gateway Hotel Dundalk Race & Stay Handicap

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Rain

5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.60
  • Place: £2.10

Form: 754191 CD

Last run: 21 days

W: 8st 9lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Back to form when winning over C&D last time, taking his record at this track to 2-2; beat Cordouan and Cold Steel on that occasion; can be a player again off 4lb higher.

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1st

10

(2)

20th Oct 2023

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1m 2f 150y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Slieve Binnian

8st 9lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford & T Collins

Back to form when winning over C&D last time, taking his record at this track to 2-2; beat Cordouan and Cold Steel on that occasion; can be a player again off 4lb higher.

5/1

10/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 449035 C

Last run: 66 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 94

Form & Verdict

A 1m maiden winner here in 2022 and ran creditably in a pair of Group 3 events at the start of the season; then disappointed a few times but put in a a solid run over C&D last time; player down 3lb.

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14th

15

(10)

11th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

14:40 Ascot

Londoner

8st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Jim Goldie

midfield

66/1

15th

7

(12)

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 1y

Class 2

18:45 Musselburgh

Londoner

9st 1lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Jim Goldie

Raced only at 1m-1m3f; useful for Aidan O'Brien; down the field at Kempton on stable/seasonal debut; likely to struggle for pace dropped sharply in distance.

25/1

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3/1

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 1-833 D BF

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Smart Cork maiden winner on debut last year who hasn't been easy to keep right, having run just thrice since; put up a decent effort over 1m4f here last week despite being keen; up 2lb but the drop in trip can suit.

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10th

1

(12)

5th Nov 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

14:25 Curragh

Martinstown

10st 0lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: A P O’Brien

dwelt start, in rear, switched right over 1f out, some headway inside final furlong, never dangerous

13/2

Form: 541905 D

Last run: 15 days

W: 8st 7lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Maiden winner over this trip at Roscommon in May but has been disappointing in three starts over further since; blinkers need to work; 1lb out of the handicap.

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4th

11

(3)

20th Oct 2023

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1m 2f 150y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Pearl Of Australia

8st 7lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Noel Meade

Maiden winner over this trip at Roscommon in May but has been disappointing in three starts over further since; blinkers need to work; 1lb out of the handicap.

25/1

5th

3

(4)

5th Oct 2023

Soft

1m 4f 108y

16:20 Thurles

Pearl Of Australia

9st 8lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Noel Meade

soon led, faced challenge home turn, headed 2f out, soon weakened

10/1

12th

5

(3)

31st Jul 2023

Soft

1m 4f 84y

19:50 Galway

Pearl Of Australia

9st 8lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Noel Meade

Roscommon maiden win came over 1m2f and reportedly hung right when last on handicap debut in Ulster Derby; questions to answer here.

12/1

Form: 3200-8

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Dual 2yo AW winner in France ran well in defeat at times for this yard last year up to 1m4f; respectable return in a C&D Listed race when 4l behind stablemate San Andreas; can improve from that.

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8th

1

(3)

23rd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 5f 219y

Class 2

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Inuit

10st 2lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Jamie Osborne

Scored twice in France but failed to score in Ireland, albeit showed useful form on occasions; unlikely to defy top weight, having failed to figure at Kempton (2m; last of eight) on debut for Jamie Osborne.

25/1

8th

2

(8)

8th Nov 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 7f 218y

Class 2

19:30 Kempton (AW)

Inuit

9st 12lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Jamie Osborne

Dual 2yo AW winner in France, but 0-8 for Joseph O'Brien and makes his debut for another new yard having changed hands for 13,000gns last month; only previous attempt over this far when in midfield in last year's Irish Cesarewitch and may be best watched for now.

12/1

5th

2

(4)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Inuit

10st 6lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Dual 2yo AW winner in France ran well in defeat at times for this yard last year up to 1m4f; respectable return in a C&D Listed race when 4l behind stablemate San Andreas; can improve from that.

15/2

Form: 420003 BF

Last run: 21 days

W: 8st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Wins have come over 7f-8f on AW; was a close 3rd to Slieve Binnian over C&D last time in a slowly-run race; can go well with a repeat but stamina is still a question.

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6th

7

(5)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Cordouan

8st 13lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

Wins have come over 7f-8f on AW; was a close 3rd to Slieve Binnian over C&D last time in a slowly-run race; can go well with a repeat but stamina is still a question.

8/1

3rd

6

(4)

29th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Cordouan

9st 11lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

Dual AW winner was below form in a premier h'cap last time but coming back to this track will suit and has to be considered even though unproven over this far.

9/1

16th

17

(18)

9th Sep 2023

Good

0m 7f 72y

17:40 Leopardstown

Cordouan

8st 7lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Adrian McGuinness

slowly into stride, towards rear

20/1

Form: 5-3668

Last run: 57 days

W: 9st 10lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Gowran maiden winner last year was third in a Listed race to start the season, only beaten roughly 3l by Paddington; however, has been below that in three starts since, so needs that best again; tongue-tie on.

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7th

4

(7)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Mister Mister

9st 10lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Gowran maiden winner last year was third in a Listed race to start the season, only beaten roughly 3l by Paddington; however, has been below that in three starts since, so needs that best again; tongue-tie on.

16/1

8th

5

(8)

24th Aug 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 30y

17:30 Killarney

Mister Mister

9st 3lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

towards rear of midfield, brief headway and prominent 2f out, outpaced over 1f out

10/1

6th

3

(1)

28th May 2023

Good

1m 2f 0y

16:25 Curragh

Mister Mister

9st 5lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

dwelt start, in rear throughout, ridden over 2f out, never dangerous

3/1

Form: 221633 C

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

One of three runners for yard; five-time course winner up to 1m but stays this trip well enough; 3rd in a C&D premier handicap and Listed event last twice; holds Inuit on latter run; big player.

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6th

3

(1)

21st Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Curragh

San Andreas

9st 9lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Very useful six-time Dundalk winner with a modest 2-29 strike rate on turf, though often placed; rated 10lb inferior to stablemate Jumbly; up against it.

12/1

5th

3

(7)

26th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

San Andreas

9st 6lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

started quickly, took keen hold, led, headed and pressed leader over 7f out, led again from 4f out

4/1

1st

3

(2)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

San Andreas

9st 5lb

J: Hugh Horgan

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

made all, nudged along and went clear over 1f out, easily

1/10

22/1

Form: 8-2839

Last run: 38 days

W: 8st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Just four runs this year but two cracking placed efforts, including over 1m at Navan in August; can be forgiven a disappointing run at Laytown last time but this trip is a question.

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14th

6

(12)

10th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Royal Pippen

9st 13lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: S Donohoe

in touch with leaders

20/1

16/1

Form: 532648

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 2lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Ex-French mare won at Leopardstown in June and several solid efforts in defeat since; below form on testing ground last time but can be forgiven that; however, her AW record is not great.

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4th

2

(8)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 2f 120y

16:00 Sligo

No Niki No

9st 9lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: E J O’Neill

soon led and clear, reduced lead when ridden over 1f out

12/1

10th

6

(8)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

No Niki No

9st 2lb

J: Ben Coen

T: E J O’Neill

Ex-French mare won at Leopardstown in June and several solid efforts in defeat since; below form on testing ground last time but can be forgiven that; however, her AW record is not great.

16/1

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Non-runners

Cold Steel

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Payout
Exacta €303.00
Straight Forecast €356.00
Tricast €641.70
Trifecta €1890.00

Selections

TOPSPEED:

San Andreas

SPOTLIGHT:

Martinstown

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Cordouan

POSTDATA:

Cold Steel

The Irish Sun:

San Andreas