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13:10 Leopardstown

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BeattheBank.ie Irish EBF Mares Hurdle (Grade 3)

  • Prize money: £20884.96
  • 2m 4f 0y
  • 8 runners
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BeattheBank.ie Irish EBF Mares Hurdle (Grade 3)

Runners: 8 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £3.10
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 0P-811 D

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 135

Form & Verdict

Dual bumper winner, including in Listed company at Navan last year; some fine runs over hurdles, including second in Grade 3 at Fairyhouse last January; made mistakes on seasonal debut, ending up a remote eighth; has come good on her last two starts; feasible she can sustain upward curve.

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

3rd

8

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:35 Fairyhouse

Jetara

11st 5lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Mrs John Harrington

in touch with leaders, prominent 3rd, went second after 3 out, led narrowly before 2 out, headed approaching last, no extra run-in

100/30

3rd

6

3rd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 6f 78y

13:20 Leopardstown

Jetara

11st 3lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Mrs John Harrington

didn't always jump with fluency, took keen hold, prominent, mistake 3rd, joined leader after 4th, led before 5th, jockey lost iron briefly after 3 out, headed before last, lost second but kept on after last, no match for first two

3/1

1st

6

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

13:10 Leopardstown

Jetara

11st 0lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Mrs John Harrington

Dual bumper winner, including in Listed company at Navan last year; some fine runs over hurdles, including second in Grade 3 at Fairyhouse last January; made mistakes on seasonal debut, ending up a remote eighth; has come good on her last two starts; feasible she can sustain upward curve.

4/1

20/1

  • Place: £3.70

Form: -11345

Last run: 12 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 125

Form & Verdict

Winner of two of her five starts in bumpers and won twice over hurdles in the early part of the season after obtaining experience last term; not quite up to the task in conditions races last three times; now looking quite limited, others preferred.

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

8th

14

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:35 Fairyhouse

Pink In The Park

11st 5lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W P Mullins

towards rear

33/1

4th

1

27th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 2f 0y

14:15 Fairyhouse

Pink In The Park

11st 0lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: W P Mullins

Winner of two of her five starts in bumpers and won twice over hurdles in the early part of the season after obtaining experience last term; not quite up to the task in good conditions races, though she showed plenty of spark when chasing home the progressive Jetara at Leopardstown.

8/1

2nd

7

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

13:10 Leopardstown

Pink In The Park

11st 0lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W P Mullins

Winner of two of her five starts in bumpers and won twice over hurdles in the early part of the season after obtaining experience last term; not quite up to the task in conditions races last three times; now looking quite limited, others preferred.

20/1

7/2

  • Place: £1.10

Form: F316-1

Last run: 27 days

W: 11st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 137

Form & Verdict

Beaten a neck in the Fred Winter before winning a valuable Fairyhouse handicap in the stewards' room; respectable sixth at Punchestown to end the campaign; emphatic 2m Grade 3 scorer at Fairyhouse on return; needs to jump better but holds definite chance.

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

5th

2

30th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

17:05 Fairyhouse

Risk Belle

11st 11lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: W P Mullins

Unsuited by a slow gallop in the County earlier this month but some smart form earlier in the campaign including a C&D Grade 3 success; ought to go well here from reduced mark and Kelly is good value for his 5lb claim.

13/2

8th

10

15th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 179y

Class 1

14:10 Cheltenham

Risk Belle

10st 9lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: W P Mullins

Beaten a neck and a nose in last season's Fred Winter (2m, soft) and won a Grade 3 against males on reappearance at Fairyhouse (2m, soft) in December; however, hasn't threatened the last twice and needs something extra.

16/1

5th

2

4th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 2f 0y

12:40 Leopardstown

Risk Belle

11st 8lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: W P Mullins

Beaten a neck in the Fred Winter before winning a valuable Fairyhouse handicap in the stewards' room; respectable sixth at Punchestown to end the campaign; emphatic 2m Grade 3 scorer at Fairyhouse on return; 2m4f possibly stretched her stamina here at Christmas; strong chance.

3/1

Form: 212F-3 D

Last run: 228 days

W: 10st 11lb

8 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Grade 2 winner at 2021 Cheltenham Festival; reverts to hurdling after five runs over fences in which she failed to make the sort of impression that was generally expected; her two stablemates have the advantage of race fitness.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

9

12th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 200y

Class 1

16:10 Cheltenham

Telmesomethinggirl

11st 5lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

in touch with leaders

14/1

2nd

5

28th Jan 2024

Soft To Heavy

1m 7f 112y

14:10 Naas

Telmesomethinggirl

10st 10lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

raced in second, led after 2nd, faced challenge after 2 out, headed last, rallied and went clear with winner run-in, no match for winner

11/2

4th

10

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

13:10 Leopardstown

Telmesomethinggirl

10st 11lb

J: Rachael Blackmore

T: Henry De Bromhead

Grade 2 winner at 2021 Cheltenham Festival; reverts to hurdling after five runs over fences in which she failed to make the sort of impression that was generally expected; her two stablemates have the advantage of race fitness.

6/1

Form: 1500-2 D

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 135

Form & Verdict

Useful mare at her best; well below the level of a Punchestown Listed win on her final two starts last season; made an encouraging start to the season with Punchestown second behind Hispanic Moon.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

3

21st Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 41y

14:45 Punchestown

Saylavee

10st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: W P Mullins

led, jumped slightly left 1st, jumped slightly left 6th, joined after 2 out, headed before last, ridden and no extra run-in, no match for winner

9/4

5th

8

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

13:10 Leopardstown

Saylavee

11st 0lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

Useful mare at her best; well below the level of a Punchestown Listed win on her final two starts last season; made an encouraging start to the season with Punchestown second behind Hispanic Moon.

11/2

2nd

2

26th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 2f 40y

13:20 Punchestown

Saylavee

11st 1lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: W P Mullins

Smart mare at her best, winning a Listed hurdle at this track last year over 2m4f; however, was well below that level on her last two starts; needs to bounce back but has a good record fresh, so has to be considered.

3/1

Form: 8216-1 D

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 137

Form & Verdict

Won four hurdles and two chases in France, including in Grade 3 company over 2m3f; surprise winner for this rider on Irish debut in 2m2f Listed contest at Punchestown; can uphold form with runner-up Saylavee; helps to give the stable a strong hand.

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

3rd

4

12th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 200y

Class 1

16:10 Cheltenham

Hispanic Moon

11st 5lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Henry De Bromhead

towards rear

33/1

1st

2

21st Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 41y

14:45 Punchestown

Hispanic Moon

10st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Henry De Bromhead

prominent and disputing second, joined leader after 2 out, led going best towards near side before last, ridden clear run-in, pushed out, comfortably

2/1

6th

5

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

13:10 Leopardstown

Hispanic Moon

11st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Henry De Bromhead

Won four hurdles and two chases in France, including in Grade 3 company over 2m3f; surprise winner for this rider on Irish debut in 2m2f Listed contest at Punchestown; can uphold form with runner-up Saylavee; helps to give the stable a strong hand.

5/1

Form: 61-621 D

Last run: 42 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 115

Form & Verdict

Won a 2m maiden hurdle at Tramore in April; struggled in a 2m3f novice contest at Cork in May; went close in a handicap at Tipperary; took advantage when market principals flopped in 2m4f Wexford contest; up against it here.

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

9th

9

31st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:05 Cork

Double Pink

10st 0lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Daniel G Murphy

Won a mares' maiden hurdle and a mares' conditions hurdle; not much handicap experience but ran a decent race in a Listed mares' handicap at Leopardstown last month; 3lb wrong but respected with improvement likely.

12/1

6th

14

4th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 2f 0y

12:40 Leopardstown

Double Pink

10st 1lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Daniel G Murphy

Won a 2m maiden hurdle at Tramore in April; went close in a handicap at Tipperary in October; took advantage when market principals flopped in 2m4f Wexford contest; faced a stiff task in a Grade 3 event last time.

20/1

7th

4

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

13:10 Leopardstown

Double Pink

11st 0lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Daniel G Murphy

Won a 2m maiden hurdle at Tramore in April; struggled in a 2m3f novice contest at Cork in May; went close in a handicap at Tipperary; took advantage when market principals flopped in 2m4f Wexford contest; up against it here.

33/1

Form: -11821

Last run: 69 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Atoned for odds-on Listowel defeat when scoring at Limerick; looked effective on good ground early season, but handled heavy at Limerick; Paul Townend deserts her.

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

8th

3

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

13:10 Leopardstown

Space Tourist

11st 3lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: W P Mullins

Atoned for odds-on Listowel defeat when scoring at Limerick; looked effective on good ground early season, but handled heavy at Limerick; Paul Townend deserts her.

10/1

1st

5

21st Oct 2023

Heavy

2m 6f 150y

15:15 Limerick

Space Tourist

10st 9lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

chased clear leader, lost second halfway, went second again going easily after 3 out, led before 2 out, shaken up approaching last, ridden and kept on well run-in

7/2

2nd

4

17th Sep 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

14:35 Listowel

Space Tourist

11st 0lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

Managed to overcome a tendency to jump left to win at Limerick and Kilbeggan; jumped terribly at Galway but was still there with a chance when losing all chance two out; should be much better suited going left-handed here and a major contender.

6/4

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Non-runners

Magical Zoe, Anna Bunina

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Payout
Exacta €625.00
Straight Forecast €591.30
Trifecta €2240.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Risk Belle

SPOTLIGHT:

Magical Zoe

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Telmesomethinggirl

The Irish Sun:

Risk Belle

TOPSPEED:

Magical Zoe