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Racing Again February 22nd Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £5643.48
  • 2m 0f 70y
  • 10 runners
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Racing Again February 22nd Handicap Chase

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

15/2 (Won)

  • Win: £7.00
  • Place: £1.70

Form: 772900 CD

Last run: 46 days

W: 10st 5lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Sole win came in this last year, beating Thedancingfarrier into fourth; only glimpses of that form since; needs his best; 2lb out of the handicap.

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

1st

9

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

Added Bonus

10st 5lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Brendan Maurice Walsh

pushed along briefly, in touch with leaders, prominent when jumped slightly right 5 out, not fluent when jumped slightly right 3 out, led and ridden before last, ran on well and went clear run-in

15/2

11th

19

29th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

15:42 Limerick

Added Bonus

10st 6lb

T: Brendan Maurice Walsh

Reserve; good second at Gowran in September but ran very flat twice in the interim; potential to surprise but a risky one as far as supporting goes.

2/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form: -64147 C

Last run: 29 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Won comfortably over fences here in November followed by a solid hurdles run; below form over the smaller obstacles last time but has a sound chance back chasing even off 10lb higher.

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

2nd

1

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

McGrath From Clune

12st 0lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Robert Tyner

jumped right on occasions, held up in rear, headway when raced wide after 5 out

2/1

7th

8

15th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 77y

13:25 Punchestown

McGrath From Clune

11st 6lb

J: Mr J H Williamson

T: Robert Tyner

Comfortable winner of a handicap chase at Thurles in November; would have been closer but for a bad mistake at the last at Cork last time revertting to hurdles; one for the shortlist.

6/1

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20/1

  • Place: £2.60

Form: 056P-P D

Last run: 273 days

W: 11st 9lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Nine wins in UK but lost his form last year for Sue Smith; needs a revival on yard debut after a break; tongue-tie tried.

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

3rd

3

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

Joke Dancer

11st 9lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Patrick Griffin

briefly led, soon prominent, led again 3 out, headed before last

20/1

5

16th May 2023

Good

2m 4f 19y

Class 4

15:25 Newcastle

Joke Dancer

11st 6lb

J: Ross Chapman

T: Sue Smith

towards rear, not fluent 3rd, dropped to last before 5th, shaken up with one circuit to go, reminders after 7th

12/1

Form: 9-5277 C

Last run: 75 days

W: 11st 2lb

13 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Has won twice over hurdles here but not so good last time; needs to bounce back reverting to chasing.

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

13th

8

22nd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 88y

16:23 Thurles

Port Rashid

11st 1lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: Timothy Townend

Dual course winner who shaped okay over fences here last week; veteran now but may have another one in him from this sort of mark and booking of Townend is a plus.

4/1

4th

5

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

Port Rashid

11st 2lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: Timothy Townend

Has won twice over hurdles here but not so good last time; needs to bounce back reverting to chasing.

11/1

Form: 50-092

Last run: 38 days

W: 11st 7lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Was 4th to Added Bonus off 3lb higher in this last year; back to form when 2nd in a Cork beginners chase last time and has a leading chance if repeating that effort.

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

5th

4

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

Thedancingfarrier

11st 7lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: Paul Stephen Kiely

Was 4th to Added Bonus off 3lb higher in this last year; back to form when 2nd in a Cork beginners chase last time and has a leading chance if repeating that effort.

100/30

2nd

8

6th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:32 Cork

Thedancingfarrier

11st 12lb

J: Liam Quinlan

T: Paul Stephen Kiely

Veteran; has looked regressive over the last 18 months and would need a career best to win this.

40/1

Form: -39706

Last run: 30 days

W: 10st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Maiden after 16 runs, mostly over hurdles; has to improve from last chase start; cheekpieces kept on.

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No / Draw
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Verdict Starting price

6th

8

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

Huit Reflets

10st 7lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Liz Doyle

Maiden after 16 runs, mostly over hurdles; has to improve from last chase start; cheekpieces kept on.

10/1

6th

10

14th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 146y

15:05 Punchestown

Huit Reflets

10st 11lb

J: Tom Harney

T: Liz Doyle

Low-grade maiden hurdler making chasing debut and hard to see him making an immediate impact unless first-time cheekpieces have a major effect.

14/1

Form: 632810 D

Last run: 103 days

W: 11st 12lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict

Eight wins in all codes, including on the Flat at this track; however, was poor over fences back here last time, so has questions to answer now.

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

7th

2

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

Itsalonglongroad

11st 12lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: Charles Coakley

Eight wins in all codes, including on the Flat at this track; however, was poor over fences back here last time, so has questions to answer now.

7/1

10th

6

2nd Nov 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 2f 66y

13:30 Thurles

Itsalonglongroad

11st 5lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: Charles Coakley

Course Flat winner late last season; ended a long losing sequence over jumps with last month's Tramore win which was achieved at the main expense of Peckham Springs; 6lb worse off with that rival, same claiming rider aboard.

6/1

Form: 618444 D

Last run: 33 days

W: 10st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Hurdle winner at Tramore in August; twice ran well in defeat over fences before Christmas, including behind McGrath From Clune here; not as good last time but should be involved.

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

8th

6

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

Prince Of Air

10st 11lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

Hurdle winner at Tramore in August; twice ran well in defeat over fences before Christmas, including behind McGrath From Clune here; not as good last time but should be involved.

13/2

4th

6

11th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 9y

12:25 Clonmel

Prince Of Air

10st 8lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

Off the mark at the 13th attempt in Tramore handicap hurdle last August; moderate run in follow-up bid at Wexford; made a few mistakes when fourth on his chasing debut at Thurles; again error-prone when fourth to Money Heist at Naas; could feature with a better round.

13/2

25/1

Form: 1/0-PP

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 10lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Has seen very little action in the last three years; pulled-up on return in a Down Royal chase; not much appeal unless the market suggests otherwise.

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

9th

7

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

Land Jet

10st 10lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Peter Maher

Has seen very little action in the last three years; pulled-up on return in a Down Royal chase; not much appeal unless the market suggests otherwise.

25/1

Form: P0/0-P

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 0lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

Pulled-up in a point and hunter chase lately; no appeal from 7lb out of the handicap.

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

10th

10

13th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 70y

14:03 Thurles

Love And Wishes

10st 0lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Jamie Albert Sloan

Pulled-up in a point and hunter chase lately; no appeal from 7lb out of the handicap.

33/1

0

5

26th Dec 2023

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

14:33 Down Royal

Love And Wishes

12st 0lb

J: Mr B Dunleavy

T: Jamie Albert Sloan

led, headed when not fluent 9th

50/1

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Payout
Exacta €265.00
Straight Forecast €219.10
Tricast €1368.80
Trifecta €1644.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Thedancingfarrier

TOPSPEED:

Joke Dancer

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Thedancingfarrier

POSTDATA:

Thedancingfarrier

The Irish Sun:

Thedancingfarrier