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15:15 Punchestown

Heavy

Adare Manor Opportunity Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £6526.55
  • 2m 0f 159y
  • 22 runners
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Adare Manor Opportunity Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 22 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £9.70
  • Place: £1.90

Form: 8400

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Showed some ability in two points; well beaten in three maiden hurdles; did not jump well on handicap debut at Naas, rider reported that he gurgled; yard's form is a positive

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

14

17th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 4f 0y

13:42 Down Royal

Billy Lee Swagger

10st 4lb

J: Ryan Treacy

T: P J Rothwell

midfield, left in fourth 6th, hampered 3 out, soon went third, mistake last, edged right run-in, went second inside final 110yds, kept on

7/1

2nd

9

25th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

16:00 Gowran Park

Billy Lee Swagger

10st 4lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

towards rear early, in touch with leaders when not fluent 5th, pushed along briefly after 3 out, headway and challenging when hung left 2 out, not fluent last, soon jockey dropped whip, kept on well towards finish, just held

11/2

1st

6

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Billy Lee Swagger

11st 8lb

J: Conor Owens

T: P J Rothwell

Showed some ability in two points; well beaten in three maiden hurdles; did not jump well on handicap debut at Naas, rider reported that he gurgled; yard's form is a positive

20/1

12/1

  • Place: £4.20

Form: -83650

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Finished behind several of these at Limerick last time; previous Roscommon fifth was better but has plenty to find with fourth-placed Dontdooddson

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6th

3

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:40 Naas

Verbal Sparring

11st 13lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Desmond McDonogh

Maiden has been runner-up in handicaps at Punchestown and Naas during the winter; poor run in between was over 2m4f; staying on when falling at the last at Naas last time; a good chance he can make amends.

9/2

5

10th Mar 2024

Soft

1m 7f 116y

14:17 Naas

Verbal Sparring

11st 6lb

J: Patrick M O’Brien

T: Desmond McDonogh

Maiden has been twice runner-up recently, including over C&D last time; poor run in between was over 2m4f; up another 2lb but should be closely involved.

5/1

2nd

11

10th Feb 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 175y

15:05 Naas

Verbal Sparring

10st 4lb

J: Patrick M O’Brien

T: Desmond McDonogh

Touched off in a big field handicap hurdle at Punchestown; disappointing upped in trip there last time but claims on his previous run.

15/2

9/4

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 090-82 BF

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Mid-division on seasonal debut at Gowran; found one too good when strongly fancied at Clonmel last time; finished well clear of the third, with today's rivals Always Enchanting and Perfect Pupil fourth and fifth respectively; could be hard to beat now.

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1st

5

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:35 Limerick

The Big Cloud

11st 9lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Shane Crawley

led narrowly or disputed lead early, not fluent 2nd, raced in second from 4th, disputed lead from 5th, led 2 out, soon clear, ridden and reduced lead run-in, just did enough, all out

13/2

11th

6

10th Mar 2024

Soft

1m 7f 116y

14:52 Naas

The Big Cloud

11st 6lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Shane Crawley

in touch with leaders

4/1

10/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: -74003

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Fourth in a maiden hurdle at Sligo in June; first two handicap hurdle runs were ordinary; much better at Clonmel last time; however, beaten 16l so will need to find more.

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2nd

6

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:23 Cork

Shana Cloon

11st 11lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

Has made the frame on her last four starts; second to a well-fancied winner in 2m1f handicap at Down Royal on penultimate start (made a mistake at the last and rider briefly lost a rein, eased after her chance had gone); faded from the last over this trip at Punchestown last time.

5/1

3rd

7

21st Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 41y

16:25 Punchestown

Shana Cloon

11st 8lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

midfield, in touch with leaders after 4th, joined leaders on inner before 2 out, no extra when mistake last, weakened and lost second run-in

7/2

Form: 70-774

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Never in the first three in 12 outings; some improvement when fourth at Clonmel but beaten 22l, well held by The Big Cloud.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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11th

4

23rd Jan 2024

Yielding To Soft

2m 1f 33y

14:20 Down Royal

Always Enchanting

11st 11lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: E J O’Grady

Finished 2.75l behind Shana Cloon in a Punchestown handicap before easily getting off the mark at Clonmel last time; this is tougher off 9lb higher but respected.

100/30

1st

11

11th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 116y

15:20 Clonmel

Always Enchanting

11st 2lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: E J O’Grady

travelled strongly, in touch with leaders, steady headway to lead before 2 out, nudged along and went clear approaching last, easily

10/1

Form: 875040 D

Last run: 59 days

W: 11st 5lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Only one win from 37 starts over hurdles but placed on nine occasions; not beaten far in fourth at Navan in September; in rear at Thurles in November; form is too erratic to be a betting proposition.

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Verdict Starting price

10th

13

22nd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 88y

16:23 Thurles

Future Proof

10st 10lb

J: Anna McGuinness

T: P J Rothwell

Has run okay without threatening in two runs at Punchestown in recent starts; losing run goes back to 2020 but he's on a competitive mark.

10/1

6th

16

15th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 77y

13:25 Punchestown

Future Proof

10st 8lb

J: Mr T Power Roche

T: P J Rothwell

Close fourth in a handicap hurdle at Navan in September and ran well despite some poor jumping behind a stable companion here two weeks ago; trainer and rider teamed up for a winner at Clonmel on Thursday.

12/1

6th

14

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Future Proof

11st 5lb

J: Tom Kelly

T: P J Rothwell

Only one win from 37 starts over hurdles but placed on nine occasions; not beaten far in fourth at Navan in September; in rear at Thurles in November; form is too erratic to be a betting proposition.

16/1

Form: 0-0809

Last run: 31 days

W: 11st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

40-1 when finishing in mid-field at Thurles in her first handicap; considerable improvement needed.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

8

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

County Graduate

11st 7lb

J: Tom Harney

T: W J Austin

40-1 when finishing in mid-field at Thurles in her first handicap; considerable improvement needed.

25/1

9th

5

30th Nov 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 101y

15:35 Thurles

County Graduate

11st 8lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: W J Austin

Never counted in three qualifying maidens over the summer and of limited appeal on handicap debut; needs to jump better too.

16/1

10th

17

5th Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

14:20 Listowel

County Graduate

11st 2lb

J: Daniel King

T: W J Austin

Finished last in a bumper at Kilbeggan; made a couple of mistakes on hurdling debut at Cork; similar story at Tipperary on second attempt.

50/1

Form: 00-5R0

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Two wins on the Flat for Andrew Balding, including over 1m2f on heavy; no encouragement from two handicap hurdle runs.

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7th

4

(2)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:50 Dundalk (AW)

Eikonix

9st 13lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Two wins on the Flat for Andrew Balding, including on Wolverhampton AW; testing conditions over hurdles this winter weren't ideal so should appreciate this return to a quicker surface.

8/1

Form: 0-0005

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Ordinary form in maidens; 7l behind Always Enchanting when fifth on handicap debut at Clonmel.

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1st

10

17th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 4f 0y

14:17 Down Royal

Perfect Pupil

11st 4lb

J: Daire McConville

T: Stephen McConville

midfield, in touch with leaders 4th, chased clear leader after 4 out, pushed along after 2 out, ridden approaching last, ran on well to lead inside final 110yds

25/1

9

5th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 4f 176y

14:40 Thurles

Perfect Pupil

11st 12lb

J: Daire McConville

T: Stephen McConville

Limited maiden hurdler (rated 85) and hard to see him making an immediate impact chasing.

33/1

9th

12

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Perfect Pupil

11st 6lb

J: Daire McConville

T: Stephen McConville

Ordinary form in maidens; 7l behind Always Enchanting when fifth on handicap debut at Clonmel.

20/1

Form: F04F0F D

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Won a handicap hurdler on good ground at Kilbeggan in August 2022; has fallen in three of his four chase starts since August; down the field in two handicap hurdle outings in the same period.

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Verdict Starting price

14th

15

(6)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Tincurra Lad

10st 2lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: W J Martin

led

9th

3

(12)

31st Jan 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

15:05 Dundalk (AW)

Tincurra Lad

9st 10lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: W J Martin

Won a 2m handicap hurdle on good ground at Kilbeggan in August 2022; out form over jumps last year; well beaten over 1m4f here recently.

100/1

9th

4

(6)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

13:05 Dundalk (AW)

Tincurra Lad

9st 12lb

J: Rory Mulligan

T: W J Martin

Won a 2m handicap hurdle on good ground at Kilbeggan in August 2022; has fallen in three of his four chase starts since August; down the field in three handicap hurdle outings in the same period.

25/1

Form: 00-PP5

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

AW winner at Dundalk; pulled up first two handicap hurdle runs; not a lost cause on the evidence of a much-improved run when fifth at Naas; needs to settle better since he ran out of steam late after running freely at times.

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11th

18

3rd Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:25 Leopardstown

Sunwalk

10st 3lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: Seamus Neville

Not a bad run at Naas in December but poor effort at Punchestown since and needs career best.

100/1

11th

17

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Sunwalk

11st 4lb

J: Cian Cullinan

T: Seamus Neville

AW winner at Dundalk; pulled up first two handicap hurdle runs; not a lost cause on the evidence of a much-improved run when fifth at Naas; needs to settle better since he ran out of steam late after running freely at times.

10/1

5th

15

14th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:20 Naas

Sunwalk

11st 10lb

J: Mr T Walsh

T: Seamus Neville

Flat maiden winner has been pulled-up on both handicap hurdle starts and isn't easy to fancy.

40/1

Form: 9P9677

Last run: 37 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Sufficient sign of ability in maidens to suggest she may feature on handicap debut, though others make more appeal; has contested maidens won by smart types An Tobar and Jetara.

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5

21st Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 41y

16:25 Punchestown

Another Red Cat

11st 10lb

J: Michael J Molloy

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

never better than midfield, weakened and dropped to last before 2 out, detached when pulled up just before 2 out

20/1

12th

2

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Another Red Cat

11st 12lb

J: Michael J Molloy

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Sufficient sign of ability in maidens to suggest she may feature on handicap debut, though others make more appeal; has contested maidens won by smart types An Tobar and Jetara.

10/1

7th

4

24th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 55y

11:50 Fairyhouse

Another Red Cat

10st 13lb

J: Michael J Molloy

T: Dermot A McLoughlin

Soundly beaten in bumpers and maiden hurdles; will need handicaps.

66/1

Form: F53935 D

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 2lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

2-34 over hurdles, placed six times; could be given an each-way chance on recent form; fair fifth at Limerick last time, with Always Enchanting in seventh.

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6th

15

15th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:55 Clonmel

Shean Glory

10st 13lb

J: Mr S Tobin

T: Sean Aherne

midfield, some headway approaching last, kept on

10/1

6th

13

24th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 210y

15:50 Fairyhouse

Shean Glory

11st 0lb

J: Mr S Tobin

T: Sean Aherne

Dual hurdle winner back on her last winning mark; tailed off at Punchestown last time but this is weaker and she had been in okay form previously; back up in trip.

8/1

Form: -08U30

Last run: 73 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

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

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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: -77600

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Twice placed on the Flat; hard to draw any encouragement from her hurdles form; in rear twice over 2m since a fair sixth over 2m4f at Gowran.

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15th

20

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Essential Part

10st 13lb

J: Ethan O’Sullivan

T: Adrian Sexton

Twice placed on the Flat; hard to draw any encouragement from her hurdles form; in rear twice over 2m since a fair sixth over 2m4f at Gowran.

25/1

14th

16

14th Dec 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:20 Naas

Essential Part

11st 5lb

J: Mr R A Berry

T: Adrian Sexton

Maiden under all codes was tailed-off in a Limerick handicap hurdle last time and isn't easy to fancy.

50/1

Form: 9/P/9

Last run: 243 days

W: 11st 5lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Won twice on the Flat in his younger days; limited hurdling experience and has shown little; lacks a recent run.

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16th

16

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

True Companion

11st 5lb

J: Alan King

T: John J Cullen

Won twice on the Flat in his younger days; limited hurdling experience and has shown little; lacks a recent run.

33/1

9th

2

2nd May 2023

Yielding

2m 5f 30y

18:18 Ballinrobe

True Companion

11st 12lb

J: Alan King

T: John J Cullen

Poor on the Flat nowadays and can't be fancied on third hurdle start.

100/1

13th

14

(5)

26th Mar 2023

Heavy

0m 5f 205y

13:00 Naas

True Companion

8st 7lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: John J Cullen

slowly into stride, always towards rear, pushed along after 1f, reminders before halfway, weakened over 2f out

100/1

Form: 600

Last run: 153 days

W: 11st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

No threat in three maiden hurdle outings in July; has shown little in two subsequent Flat runs; hard to make a case for him.

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20th

12

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:42 Naas

Keeptellinemnuttin

11st 5lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: Michael Mulvany

Not much to recommend on the Flat and over hurdles; tailed off at Punchestown last week; makes no appeal.

66/1

17th

7

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Keeptellinemnuttin

11st 8lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: Michael Mulvany

No threat in three maiden hurdle outings in July; has shown little in two subsequent Flat runs; hard to make a case for him.

25/1

10th

3

(5)

6th Sep 2023

Good

1m 5f 180y

17:50 Gowran Park

Keeptellinemnuttin

9st 9lb

J: Sean Bird

T: Michael Mulvany

upset in stalls, took keen hold, midfield

33/1

Form: 7979-0

Last run: 227 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Lost form after 1m4f handicap win on AW at Dundalk in May; modest hurdles form and has plenty of weight here; lacks a recent outing.

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6

(5)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Boola Boola

9st 11lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: Mrs John Harrington

C&D winner last spring; running over hurdles before a respectable effort over C&D last month; not dismissed.

14/1

7th

2

(14)

9th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Boola Boola

10st 2lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: Mrs John Harrington

C&D winner last April but out of form over jumps of late and had been struggling for form on the Flat too when last seen in the summer.

20/1

15th

4

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:42 Naas

Boola Boola

11st 11lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Mrs John Harrington

Dundalk handicap winner last spring; returned from over five months off when pulled up in a Punchestown handicap hurdle last week; best watched.

25/1

OUR TIP

Form: 352453 D

Last run: 35 days

W: 11st 10lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

More highly-rated chaser but has fair placed form over hurdles this year; has made the first five on his last six starts; good run last time when third over 2m at Cork; getting on in years but could pick up more place-money here.

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3rd

5

5th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 52y

16:10 Thurles

Dontdooddson

11st 9lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Darren Collins

More highly-rated chaser but fair placed form over hurdles last year; pulled up on heavy ground at Punchestown last time and has had a break since.

12/1

0

3

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Dontdooddson

11st 10lb

J: Jack G Gilligan

T: Darren Collins

More highly-rated chaser but has fair placed form over hurdles this year; has made the first five on his last six starts; good run last time when third over 2m at Cork; getting on in years but could pick up more place-money here.

13/2

3rd

8

26th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:10 Cork

Dontdooddson

10st 11lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Darren Collins

towards rear of midfield, in touch with leaders after 3rd, went second after 4 out, led narrowly 3 out, headed after 2 out, left in third last, kept on

10/1

Form: 0892-5

Last run: 240 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Fit from three outings in points; has some sort of chance based on her second in a 23-runner handicap over 2m3f at Naas in March.

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10

22nd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 6f 16y

14:53 Thurles

Danesfort Mayfly

11st 2lb

J: Mr A P Ryan

T: W J Lanigan

Pulled up in last two starts including chase debut latest; hard to recommend on the back of that with first-time tongue-tie fitted.

10/1

0

8

14th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 146y

15:05 Punchestown

Danesfort Mayfly

11st 0lb

J: Richard Condon

T: W J Lanigan

Chasing debutante with placed form in point-to-points and in 2m3f Naas handicap hurdle last season but pulled up here last month after some indifferent jumping.

16/1

0

11

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Danesfort Mayfly

11st 6lb

J: Sarah Kavanagh

T: W J Lanigan

Fit from three outings in points; has some sort of chance based on her second in a 23-runner handicap over 2m3f at Naas in March.

10/1

Form: 0-059P

Last run: 123 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Struggling on the AW at Dundalk in recent months, two poor handicap hurdle runs in August; new headgear combination.

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0

15

31st Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 159y

15:15 Punchestown

Is That So

11st 5lb

J: Eoin G Kelly

T: Adrian Murray

Struggling on the AW at Dundalk in recent months, two poor handicap hurdle runs in August; new headgear combination.

33/1

12th

5

(16)

24th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Is That So

9st 1lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Adrian Murray

towards rear

25/1

12th

6

(1)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Is That So

9st 5lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Adrian Murray

led towards far side, soon joined, raced in third after 4f

33/1

Form: 799750

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Yet to finish in the first four in 16 races, including ten over hurdles; not a bad run at Cork on penultimate start, in rear at Naas on latest; needs to find improvement with tongue-tie fitted.

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

11th

17

5th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 52y

16:10 Thurles

Max Time

10st 13lb

J: Daniel King

T: I Madden

Unplaced in 18 starts, mildly encouraging run at Fairyhouse last time but remains opposable.

20/1

7th

15

24th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 210y

15:50 Fairyhouse

Max Time

10st 13lb

J: Daniel King

T: I Madden

Unplaced in 17 starts and no signs of a return to form in recent outings; pulled up last month and others preferred.

33/1

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