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Floodlit Fridays Return To Dundalk Handicap

  • Prize money: £6156.52
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • 14 runners
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Floodlit Fridays Return To Dundalk Handicap

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Cloudy

13/2 (Won)

  • Win: £6.60
  • Place: £2.30

Form: 08734- D

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 7lb

7 yo Colt

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Both wins in Britain came on Polytrack; yet to score in Ireland but some respectable efforts including last twice here over 7f and 1m; should go well.

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8th

7

(4)

9th Feb 2024

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1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Free Solo

9st 9lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: P J F Murphy

Course winner over 7f last month and his best form is arguably at this trip so should be a major player despite the 4lb rise; useful draw to attack again.

13/2

1st

7

(9)

12th Jan 2024

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0m 7f 0y

16:45 Dundalk (AW)

Free Solo

9st 7lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: P J F Murphy

Both wins in Britain came on Polytrack; yet to score in Ireland but some respectable efforts including last twice here over 7f and 1m; should go well.

13/2

4th

8

(8)

22nd Dec 2023

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1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Free Solo

9st 8lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: P J F Murphy

in touch with leaders, prominent on near side of group over 2f out, no extra inside final furlong, lost third towards finish

12/1

7/2

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 06426- D BF

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Six wins in Britain including a Listed race; turf form for current yard underwhelming but much better second over 6f here in November; did not quite run up to that here last month; has won over this trip before and there could well be a handicap in him off this mark.

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7th

3

(1)

31st Jan 2024

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0m 7f 0y

16:35 Dundalk (AW)

Volatile Analyst

9st 7lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Losing run goes back nearly two years but has become well treated as a result and it was a solid effort when only beaten a head over C&D 19 days ago; up 2lb but still on a good mark and he should go well again.

5/1

2nd

2

(13)

12th Jan 2024

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0m 7f 0y

16:45 Dundalk (AW)

Volatile Analyst

10st 0lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Six wins in Britain including a Listed race; turf form for current yard underwhelming but much better second over 6f here in November; did not quite run up to that here last month; has won over this trip before and there could well be a handicap in him off this mark.

7/2

6th

7

(7)

15th Dec 2023

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0m 6f 0y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Volatile Analyst

9st 6lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

held up in midfield

13/2

7/1

  • Place: £1.20

Form: 31326- CD

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Won over this trip here in October and touched off by Gobi Star the following month; weighted to turn the tables here and dropping back to this trip will help; should go well from a good draw.

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1st

1

(3)

22nd Mar 2024

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1m 0f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

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10st 0lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

soon led narrowly, headed and raced in second after 1f, switched right over 2f out, led narrowly when ridden and hung left over 1f out, kept on well up the centre final 110yds

13/2

2nd

2

(6)

1st Mar 2024

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0m 7f 0y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

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9st 10lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

soon led, ridden when faced challenge inside final furlong, headed up the centre towards finish

5/1

1st

9

(10)

9th Feb 2024

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1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

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9st 6lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

started quickly, led narrowly or disputed lead early, pressed leader after 1f, led again from over 2f out, faced challenge when ridden from over 1f out, joined inside final 110yds, rallied towards finish, just did enough

16/1

8/1

Form: 53118- CD

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Back to form off reduced mark to win twice within a week here last month over C&D, defying 12lb rise on second occasion when getting up late under a considerate ride; not beaten far off a 4lb higher mark over 6f here last time; down 1lb and up a furlong should improve his chance; could be better drawn but has claims.

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7th

4

(6)

10th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 14y

15:45 Leopardstown

Gobi Star

9st 11lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: Sean Davis

Won twice at Dundalk over the winter and has maintained his form since, latest two in claimers; definite ground concerns here back on turf.

10/1

4th

2

(6)

26th Mar 2024

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0m 7f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Gobi Star

9st 12lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: Sean Davis

Won twice over C&D during the winter and three solid runs since, including in this company last time on debut for current yard; reported to be lame afterwards but if back to his best has a big shout.

5/2

4th

3

(10)

1st Mar 2024

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0m 6f 0y

16:38 Dundalk (AW)

Gobi Star

10st 2lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: Sean Davis

slightly awkward start, soon midfield, headway towards near side under 2f out, keeping on when bit short of room 1f out, not reach leaders

3/1

9/2

Form: 74832- CD

Last run: 30 days

W: 8st 7lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

C&D claimer winner in October; back to form last twice in a claimer and a handicap last month; not a great draw and up 3lb but unlikely to be far away.

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8th

3

(6)

22nd Mar 2024

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0m 7f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Chica Power

9st 12lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Cian Collins

Three-time winner on this surface; consistent in defeat but has to bounce back from a poor run in a claimer last month; champion jockey booked.

8/1

8th

7

(8)

16th Feb 2024

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1m 0f 0y

16:22 Dundalk (AW)

Chica Power

9st 2lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Cian Collins

Three-time winner here, most recently in October; her best form is over 7f, and despite the attractive rider booking, she looks set for a minor role.

10/1

5th

4

(3)

31st Jan 2024

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0m 7f 0y

16:05 Dundalk (AW)

Chica Power

9st 11lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Cian Collins

C&D claimer winner in October; placed in two handicap runs in December; holding her form well this month and has a decent chance of a place following her fourth here 12 days ago.

4/1

Form: 75800- CD

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 2lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Four-time Dundalk winner (6f/7f); wasn't beaten far on penultimate on Wolverhampton AW; down the field over 6f here last month; coming down the handicap but best watched.

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8th

5

(8)

22nd Mar 2024

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0m 6f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Prisoners Dilemma

9st 7lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: J F Levins

Four-time winner at this venue but not for two years; some decent efforts off declining mark of late but more needed and this trip possibly on the sharp side nowadays.

16/1

4th

4

(7)

1st Mar 2024

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0m 7f 0y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Prisoners Dilemma

9st 9lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: J F Levins

dwelt start, towards rear

10/1

4th

5

(6)

31st Jan 2024

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0m 7f 0y

16:35 Dundalk (AW)

Prisoners Dilemma

9st 4lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: J F Levins

Three-time C&D winner; good run when beaten 1l over 6f here 12 days ago; shaped like the step back up in trip may help and one to consider from a good mark.

5/1

Form: /0450-

Last run: 21 days

W: 8st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Beaten 3l in a C&D claimer last month but well held in a C&D handicap on his stable debut last month; eye-shield and tongue-tie combination tried but others preferred.

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9th

9

(1)

18th Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

16:40 Curragh

Eighty Eight

9st 12lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: John James Feane

Now with his third trainer for whom he's been running creditably on AW; sole win came on good and doubt he'll be suited by deep ground here.

16/1

4th

1

(3)

9th Feb 2024

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1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Eighty Eight

10st 5lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: John James Feane

Just 1-27 under rules but it was a big effort when well backed over 7f here last week; 4lb rise doesn't help but return to this trip could yield more.

4/1

2nd

1

(2)

31st Jan 2024

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0m 7f 0y

16:05 Dundalk (AW)

Eighty Eight

10st 1lb

J: N G McCullagh

T: John James Feane

Turf winner in 2022; well held in a C&D handicap on his stable debut last month; better here last time but has a bit to find with Chica Power.

14/1

Form: 51145- CD

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Up 11lb for two C&D wins here in November; two good runs off his higher mark last twice but coming down 1lb might not be quite enough.

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1st

1

(8)

12th Apr 2024

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0m 7f 0y

18:10 Dundalk (AW)

El Bello

10st 2lb

J: Daniel King

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

midfield, headway up the centre from 2f out, led and ran on inside final furlong, pushed out

14/1

9th

13

(12)

8th Mar 2024

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1m 0f 0y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

El Bello

8st 11lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Denis Gerard Hogan

All his wins have come over 7f and has lost his way a bit of late, return to this trip unlikely to help from wide draw.

33/1

9th
4 (5)
Brains

16/1

Form: 12840- C

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 11lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Prominent racer was prolific AW winner in Britain; claimed after a poor run when 1-2 favourite for a 1m claimer last month and ran respectably in a 1m handicap on his stable debut; unable to repeat that two weeks later; others preferred.

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3rd

5

(3)

10th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 14y

15:45 Leopardstown

Brains

9st 8lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: R Donohoe

pressed leader, led soon after start, headed soon after start, lost second and no extra from 1f out

9/1

2nd

6

(5)

8th Mar 2024

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1m 0f 0y

19:15 Dundalk (AW)

Brains

9st 5lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: R Donohoe

soon led, faced challenge when ridden up the centre 1f out, headed but kept on well inside final 110yds

12/1

8th

8

(7)

23rd Feb 2024

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1m 0f 0y

16:05 Dundalk (AW)

Brains

8st 9lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: R Donohoe

An 11-time AW winner (including C&D claimer) who bounced back to form when runner-up behind ready winner Hodd's Girl last month; tame effort since raises questions however.

12/1

14/1

Form: 76076-

Last run: 65 days

W: 8st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Decent enough effort in a C&D maiden in November when last seen; 1lb wrong and needs to improve but not one to be dismissed.

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10th

12

(1)

12th Jan 2024

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0m 7f 0y

16:45 Dundalk (AW)

Wayside Lady

8st 7lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: C W J Farrell

Decent enough effort in a C&D maiden in November when last seen; 1lb wrong and needs to improve but not one to be dismissed.

14/1

6th

10

(5)

8th Nov 2023

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0m 7f 0y

14:35 Dundalk (AW)

Wayside Lady

9st 3lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: C W J Farrell

Ordinary form on turf; unlikely to be good enough judging by last month's track/yard debut.

20/1

7th

13

(2)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Wayside Lady

9st 3lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: C W J Farrell

Decent runs in first two maiden starts, including over 7f here; however, disappointed twice since, including in a handicap; needs best on return for a new yard with a tongue-tie added.

9/1

OUR TIP

20/1

Form: 00069- C

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Rattled up a three-timer over C&D in February and ran well on AW Finals Day at Lingfield in April; out of form of late and probably needs a bit more help from the handicapper.

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9th

8

(20)

7th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

17:12 Leopardstown

Mulgrave

9st 13lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

Three wins at Dundalk in February last year, brought his AW tally to six with a win the same month this year, scoring with more in hand than the half-length margin would suggest (met trouble); down the field at Dundalk on latest; 0-15 on turf, placed only once.

16/1

14th

7

(12)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

16:35 Chelmsford (AW)

Mulgrave

9st 8lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

Four wins at Dundalk (1m, Polytrack) since the start of last year, the latest last month when he won with more in hand than the half-length margin would suggest (met trouble); not drawn well and has gone up 7lb, albeit that still leaves him 3lb below his previous winning mark; possibilities.

6/1

1st

2

(5)

2nd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Mulgrave

10st 1lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

midfield, headway waiting for room over 1f out, still plenty to do 1f out, ran on well to lead inside final 110yds

9/1

12/1

Form: 52405-

Last run: 58 days

W: 8st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

No win in 14 starts; not a bad effort over C&D last time but more needed again; 1lb wrong.

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5th

14

(16)

2nd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:55 Dundalk (AW)

Western Cape

9st 4lb

J: Colin Keane

T: E McNamara

prominent, went second after 1f, led under 2f out, headed 1f out, weakened final 110yds

12/1

11th

12

(12)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Western Cape

9st 4lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: E McNamara

towards rear

25/1

12th

13

(12)

12th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:45 Dundalk (AW)

Western Cape

8st 7lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: E McNamara

No win in 14 starts; not a bad effort over C&D last time but more needed again; 1lb wrong.

12/1

Form: 45000- C

Last run: 150 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Won two nurseries here but lost his way during the summer on turf; down to a mark of 70 which gives him a real chance if returning to form but best watched.

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8th

7

(12)

10th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 14y

16:15 Leopardstown

Coolcalmncollected

9st 8lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ciaran Murphy

Dual Dundalk nursery winner; struggled last year and needs to step up on recent Dundalk AW form over sprint distances.

12/1

7th

1

(2)

22nd Mar 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:00 Dundalk (AW)

Coolcalmncollected

10st 2lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ciaran Murphy

Dual winner here at two; struggled last year although did not run badly in a 6f handicap in January; more needed.

25/1

7th

5

(8)

31st Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

17:10 Dundalk (AW)

Coolcalmncollected

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Ciaran Murphy

Landed two C&D handicaps in succession at the end of 2022 but seems to have lost his way; has finished towards the rear on his last three visits to this track.

25/1

50/1

Form: 00800-

Last run: 30 days

W: 8st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Debut promise for Roger Varian last year but has shown little or nothing for her current stable; 4lb wrong here.

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14th

14

(3)

12th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:45 Dundalk (AW)

Wantoplantatree

8st 7lb

J: Kyle Faulkner

T: E D Delany

Debut promise for Roger Varian last year but has shown little or nothing for her current stable; 4lb wrong here.

50/1

14th

9

(7)

13th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Wantoplantatree

9st 6lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: E D Delany

Debut promise for Roger Varian last year but has shown little for current yard; hood fitted for first run at this venue.

40/1

16th

5

(1)

30th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 3f 180y

16:00 Galway

Wantoplantatree

9st 6lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: E D Delany

Ex-Roger Varian; has struggled in two handicaps; hard to fancy despite aggregate 10lb drop since her Irish debut.

33/1

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Payout
Exacta €270.00
Straight Forecast €237.90
Tricast €751.80

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Exquisite Acclaim

TOPSPEED:

El Bello

The Irish Sun:

Volatile Analyst

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Free Solo

POSTDATA:

Exquisite Acclaim