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16:15 Naas

Soft To Heavy

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  • 2m 2f 180y
  • 24 runners
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Thanks To All Our Sponsors In The National Hunt Season Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 24 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £12.40
  • Place: £2.70

Form: 453637

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

14-race maiden; has run some good races in defeat but was below par at Leopardstown last time; Stone Walsh's 5lb claim may help but possibly vulnerable to more progressive rivals.

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1st

8

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Clear The Clouds

11st 11lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Gavin Cromwell

14-race maiden; has run some good races in defeat but was below par at Leopardstown last time; Stone Walsh's 5lb claim may help but possibly vulnerable to more progressive rivals.

7/1

7th

5

3rd Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:25 Leopardstown

Clear The Clouds

11st 4lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

Has some solid form in the book despite a record of 0-13 and good third behind an in-form rival at Navan last time; however, that was over 2m6f and he may find this too sharp; 2lb rise a shade harsh too.

14/1

3rd

6

11th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 0y

15:15 Navan

Clear The Clouds

11st 9lb

J: Conor Stone-Walsh

T: Gavin Cromwell

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders before 4 out, led after 2 out, headed approaching last, short of room last, no extra and lost second inside final 110yds

5/1

100/1

  • Place: £6.60

Form: 466000

Last run: 128 days

W: 11st 1lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

1-30 under rules and wasn't in any sort of form when last seen; off 128 days.

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9th

6

16th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 70y

16:25 Naas

Early Arrival

11st 10lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: James M Barcoe

Strike-rate of 1-31 sets the alarm bells ringing but he went close in a huge field over C&D 12 days ago and will surely be on the scene if he can repeat that form.

4/1

2nd

25

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Early Arrival

11st 1lb

J: Kieran Callaghan

T: James M Barcoe

1-30 under rules and wasn't in any sort of form when last seen; off 128 days.

100/1

10th

2

28th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

14:00 Tramore

Early Arrival

11st 11lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: James M Barcoe

1-19 over hurdles, 0-10 over fences; has been alternating between hurdling and chasing since course hurdles win in April; jumping has been untidy in two Punchestown outings lately.

14/1

25/1

  • Place: £3.90

Form: 473674

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 3lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Won off 4lb lower last season; hit and miss over fences this term and probably vulnerable to more progressive rivals in this contest.

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3rd

22

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Mahlers Cove

11st 3lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: James Joseph Mangan

Won off 4lb lower last season; hit and miss over fences this term and probably vulnerable to more progressive rivals in this contest.

25/1

33/1

  • Place: £16.60

Form: /0/00-

Last run: 397 days

W: 11st 10lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Hasn't shown much over hurdles since 2019; running okay in defeat on the Flat when last seen but probably vulnerable back in this sphere after 104 days off.

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4th

10

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Jake Peter

11st 10lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: M A Cahill

Hasn't shown much over hurdles since 2019; running okay in defeat on the Flat when last seen but probably vulnerable back in this sphere after 104 days off.

33/1

7th

5

(8)

22nd Dec 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Jake Peter

9st 6lb

J: Alan Persse

T: M A Cahill

Ended a long losing run over 1m6f at Killarney but lesser efforts over 1m4f here since; has run well over this trip previously so can't be ruled out; wears first-time hood.

9/1

6th

5

(5)

29th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Jake Peter

9st 12lb

J: Alan Persse

T: M A Cahill

Useful dual-purpose horse, though his AW record is a modest 1-18; successful over 1m6f at Killarney in August; down the field over 1m4f here four weeks ago.

10/1

Form: 09-663

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Bits of promise in maiden hurdles and creditable effort on handicap debut here last month; may come on for that first run in four months and less exposed than most.

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1st

10

16th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 70y

15:15 Naas

Three In A Row

11st 2lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: A L T Moore

held up in rear, steady headway after 3 out, went fourth and going easily 2 out, switched left and pressed leader approaching last, ridden and kept on well run-in, led inside final 110yds, stayed on

4/1

5th

15

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Three In A Row

11st 9lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: A L T Moore

Bits of promise in maiden hurdles and creditable effort on handicap debut here last month; may come on for that first run in four months and less exposed than most.

6/1

3rd

3

10th Mar 2024

Soft

1m 7f 116y

14:52 Naas

Three In A Row

11st 7lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: A L T Moore

midfield, not fluent 3rd

6/1

Form: 72/088

Last run: 67 days

W: 11st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Runner-up in a bumper in 2021; missed 2022; hasn't progressed this term and beaten a long way over C&D last time; needs to improve for handicaps.

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2nd

2

16th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 70y

16:25 Naas

King Kali

12st 0lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: Sean Byrne

Placed in a bumper; returned from a long absence in November and might be running into form after finishing an 8l sixth of 24 in a C&D handicap 12 days ago; bit to find with runner-up Early Arrival but respected.

7/1

6th

19

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

King Kali

11st 7lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: Sean Byrne

Runner-up in a bumper in 2021; missed 2022; hasn't progressed this term and beaten a long way over C&D last time; needs to improve for handicaps.

16/1

8th

7

28th Jan 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 116y

15:15 Naas

King Kali

11st 12lb

J: A P Heskin

T: Sean Byrne

never better than midfield, weakened from 3 out

66/1

Form: 75002

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Some promising efforts in points; struggled in maiden hurdles but only beaten roughly 1l at Fairyhouse on February's handicap debut behind re-opposing Jouster; up 4lb and shorter trip may not help but can't be ruled out.

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7th

13

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Solly Attwell

11st 9lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Cian Collins

Some promising efforts in points; struggled in maiden hurdles but only beaten roughly 1l at Fairyhouse on February's handicap debut behind re-opposing Jouster; up 4lb and shorter trip may not help but can't be ruled out.

5/1

2nd

4

24th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 135y

15:15 Fairyhouse

Solly Attwell

11st 6lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Cian Collins

towards rear, headway into midfield before 4th, in touch with leaders after 3 out, went second but wandered around after 2 out, not fluent last, ran on well towards finish

20/1

Form: -P7F44

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 13lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Eight-race maiden but has shown promise in maiden hurdles and the handicapper has given him a chance from this opening mark; shapes like longer trip may suit and one to consider.

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5th

9

16th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 70y

15:15 Naas

Gabriel Ranger

11st 6lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Joseph G Murphy

towards rear, headway before 2 out, outpaced approaching last, no impression run-in

8/1

8th

4

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Gabriel Ranger

11st 13lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Joseph G Murphy

Eight-race maiden but has shown promise in maiden hurdles and the handicapper has given him a chance from this opening mark; shapes like longer trip may suit and one to consider.

11/1

5th

5

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 202y

15:40 Thurles

Gabriel Ranger

11st 12lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: Joseph G Murphy

midfield

8/1

Form: 532358 BF

Last run: 154 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Tailed off on chase debut latest but had been running well over timber previously; may want better ground though and has been off 154 days.

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9th

3

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Tomas O Maille

12st 0lb

J: Mr J C Barry

T: M Flannery

Tailed off on chase debut latest but had been running well over timber previously; may want better ground though and has been off 154 days.

25/1

8th

7

2nd Nov 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 2f 66y

12:55 Thurles

Tomas O Maille

11st 12lb

J: Mr J C Barry

T: M Flannery

didn't always jump with fluency, midfield, headway and went third after 4 out, not fluent 3 out, not fluent and weakened 2 out

9/2

5th

5

3rd Oct 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 19y

14:25 Galway

Tomas O Maille

11st 3lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: M Flannery

Maiden has been placed a number of times in bumpers and over hurdles, including in a handicap over 2m here last month; did not quite get home over 2m6f at Ballinrobe last time; consistent sort deserves to pick up a race.

5/2

Form: PP42-8

Last run: 130 days

W: 11st 12lb

13 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict

Some promising efforts in cross country races last season; tailed off sole start this term in a cross country; poor record fresh (off 130 days) and others preferred.

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10th

7

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Blast Of Koeman

11st 12lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Peter Maher

Some promising efforts in cross country races last season; tailed off sole start this term in a cross country; poor record fresh (off 130 days) and others preferred.

40/1

8th

4

26th Nov 2023

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

11:40 Punchestown

Blast Of Koeman

11st 4lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Peter Maher

Is just 2-52 in all disciplines but has run well over this banks course a number of times, including on last start when 2nd over C&D in April, just in front of Three By Two; capable of a decent showing.

7/1

2nd

12

29th Apr 2023

Good To Yielding

3m 1f 0y

14:35 Punchestown

Blast Of Koeman

11st 7lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Peter Maher

Third in last year's La Touche, and ran to a similar level when fourth on Thursday; has run well on other occasions too, notably when second to Shady Operator early last year; had struggled on two visits this season prior to Thursday's revival.

20/1

Form: 931459

Last run: 26 days

W: 10st 9lb

13 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Third reserve; running okay in defeat of late but probably needs further these days.

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14th

12

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 170y

14:30 Down Royal

Glenabo Bridge

10st 6lb

J: James Duggan

T: Oliver McKiernan

in touch with leaders early, midfield when not fluent and pushed along 5th, weakened and dropped to rear after 6th, tailed off before 3 out

12/1

11th

28

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Glenabo Bridge

10st 9lb

T: Oliver McKiernan

Third reserve; running okay in defeat of late but probably needs further these days.

9th

15

9th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Glenabo Bridge

10st 3lb

J: James Duggan

T: Oliver McKiernan

Tough and durable sort brought his winning tally over hurdles to four with a hard-earned success at Fairyhouse in November; has run respectably in two Punchestown outings since then.

12/1

Form: U5P707

Last run: 59 days

W: 11st 13lb

7 yo Filly

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Best form has come on better ground than this and she was tailed off on testing ground at Punchestown when last seen; off 59 days; return to shorter likely to help at least.

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12th

5

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Katherine

11st 13lb

J: Mr H E Sexton

T: Adrian Sexton

Best form has come on better ground than this and she was tailed off on testing ground at Punchestown when last seen; off 59 days; return to shorter likely to help at least.

25/1

7th

5

5th Feb 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 7f 150y

15:55 Punchestown

Katherine

11st 4lb

J: Eamonn Fitzgerald

T: Adrian Sexton

Lost her way of late and tailed off here in November; best form is on better ground and enough to prove at present.

33/1

13/2

Form: -11210

Last run: 197 days

W: 11st 10lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Won Listed handicap chase off 129 last summer; all best form is over further and this is possibly a pipe opener for another summer campaign.

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13th

11

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Stealthy Tom

11st 10lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: E Bolger

Won Listed handicap chase off 129 last summer; all best form is over further and this is possibly a pipe opener for another summer campaign.

13/2

14th

13

20th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

16:25 Listowel

Stealthy Tom

10st 11lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: E Bolger

Has been in terrific form since finishing second in the 4m2f La Touche Cup at the Punchestown festival; three wins from his last four starts, including the 3m Connacht National at Roscommon in June; failed to uphold form with Foxy Jacks at Kilbeggan but regained winning thread with a stylish display over 2m5f at Killarney.

9/1

1st

3

26th Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 180y

17:25 Killarney

Stealthy Tom

10st 2lb

J: Mark McDonagh

T: E Bolger

led early, raced in second from 2nd, led on inner after 2 out, clear approaching last, went further clear run-in, easily

5/1

Form: UU5381 C

Last run: 25 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Promise in a maiden hurdle here before low-key handicap debut but left that behind when winning off 10lb lower here last month with a first-time hood fitted (retained); probably more to come at this trip and has leading claims.

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14th

1

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Hillsdale

12st 0lb

J: Paul Townend

T: J P Dempsey

Promise in a maiden hurdle here before low-key handicap debut but left that behind when winning off 10lb lower here last month with a first-time hood fitted (retained); probably more to come at this trip and has leading claims.

4/1

1st

4

10th Mar 2024

Soft

1m 7f 116y

14:17 Naas

Hillsdale

11st 6lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: J P Dempsey

Best of five hurdle runs when third in a 2m3f maiden at this track; well below that level in a 2m4f Fairyhouse handicap since; can be keen so a hood is added.

12/1

8th

1

24th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 210y

15:50 Fairyhouse

Hillsdale

12st 0lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: J P Dempsey

Unseated on first two starts but more promise in latest two runs, particularly when third (beaten 4l) in a Naas maiden hurdle latest; potential improver now handicapping.

4/1

OUR TIP

Form: 0608F1

Last run: 40 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Still involved when coming down 2 out on his penultimate start at Fairyhouse in January and gained compensation when justifying short odds back at that venue in February; good value for the winning margin when getting the better of Solly Attwell and both an 8lb rise and slightly shorter trip probably both fine.

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15th

2

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Jouster

12st 0lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

Still involved when coming down 2 out on his penultimate start at Fairyhouse in January and gained compensation when justifying short odds back at that venue in February; good value for the winning margin when getting the better of Solly Attwell and both an 8lb rise and slightly shorter trip probably both fine.

4/1

1st

3

24th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 135y

15:15 Fairyhouse

Jouster

11st 7lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

prominent, soon went third, disputing second 3 out, led 2 out, shaken up approaching last, ridden and kept on well run-in

7/4

0

6

24th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 210y

15:50 Fairyhouse

Jouster

11st 11lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

Unplaced in three points and yet to show much under rules, including handicap debut last time when 50-1; longer trip needs to bring about improvement.

25/1

Form: 613989

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 5lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

In good form over fences earlier this season but tailed off last three starts; needs to bounce back from same hurdle mark here.

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16th

20

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Chainofconsequence

11st 5lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Michael J McDonagh

In good form over fences earlier this season but tailed off last three starts; needs to bounce back from same hurdle mark here.

40/1

9th

11

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 74y

15:05 Thurles

Chainofconsequence

11st 0lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Michael J McDonagh

prominent, went third after 2nd

10/1

8th

8

15th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 82y

16:05 Clonmel

Chainofconsequence

10st 11lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Michael J McDonagh

Off the mark chasing in 2m2f Limerick handicap at Christmas before decent C&D third off today's mark; reported coughing after below-par Fairyhouse effort on latest so could well bounce back here.

11/2

50/1

Form: 156-06

Last run: 54 days

W: 11st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

2-22 over hurdles; all his best form is on quicker ground than this and probably needs a bit further too.

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17th

16

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Yulong Voice

11st 9lb

J: Tom Harney

T: Shane Nolan

2-22 over hurdles; all his best form is on quicker ground than this and probably needs a bit further too.

50/1

6th

9

10th Feb 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 175y

15:05 Naas

Yulong Voice

10st 11lb

J: Tom Harney

T: Shane Nolan

Got his head back in front at Limerick in July 2022; wants better ground than this and well beaten over 2m4f on his return at Navan last month.

20/1

Form: 0007

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

First reserve; tailed off in four maiden hurdles so far but may do better on handicap debut here; check market.

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18th

26

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Good Time Belle

11st 0lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Edward Cawley

First reserve; tailed off in four maiden hurdles so far but may do better on handicap debut here; check market.

7th

3

2nd Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:10 Navan

Good Time Belle

11st 7lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Edward Cawley

Tailed off on all three starts so far at triple figure odds; probably one for handicaps at this point.

66/1

10th

3

13th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 2f 40y

12:47 Fairyhouse

Good Time Belle

11st 7lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Edward Cawley

Shown nothing at triple figure odds in two runs so far.

200/1

66/1

Form: -37000

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict

Dual point winner; some promise last season but struggled so far this term, including in handicaps last two starts.

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19th

17

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Bloomhill

11st 8lb

J: Niall Moore

T: Philip Fenton

Dual point winner; some promise last season but struggled so far this term, including in handicaps last two starts.

66/1

12th

6

9th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Bloomhill

11st 4lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Philip Fenton

Dual points winner; has failed to make the impression that night have been expected over hurdles; moderate effort on handicap debut over this trip at Fairyhouse; no better over shorter at Thurles last time.

16/1

12th

1

22nd Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 88y

16:23 Thurles

Bloomhill

12st 0lb

J: Ms S Verling

T: Philip Fenton

Dual point winner; low-key effort on handicap debut earlier this month and drop in trip unlikely to help here.

16/1

Form: -00537

Last run: 126 days

W: 11st 11lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Point winner who won a mares' bumper at Cork on rules debut; hasn't built on that this term and opening mark looks tough; off 126 days.

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20th

9

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Straight Home

11st 11lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: Timothy Townend

Point winner who won a mares' bumper at Cork on rules debut; hasn't built on that this term and opening mark looks tough; off 126 days.

25/1

7th

7

30th Nov 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 101y

14:25 Thurles

Straight Home

11st 7lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: Timothy Townend

Point winner in February and winner of an ordinary point-to-point bumper at Cork in April; well beaten in three maiden hurdles this season; managed to get into the money here four weeks ago, but did not jump well and was beaten 32l in third.

25/1

3rd

4

2nd Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 13y

14:05 Thurles

Straight Home

11st 7lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: Timothy Townend

didn't always jump with fluency, prominent, mistake 1st, prominent in chasing group when not fluent 3 out, went remote third towards finish

20/1

Form: 53400

Last run: 180 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Promise in bumpers on decent ground and ran well on hurdle bow but lesser efforts on softer ground twice since; off 180 days and opening mark doesn't look particularly generous.

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

21th

12

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Juniper Hill

11st 9lb

J: Conor Smithers

T: Paul Nolan

Promise in bumpers on decent ground and ran well on hurdle bow but lesser efforts on softer ground twice since; off 180 days and opening mark doesn't look particularly generous.

25/1

10th

13

7th Oct 2023

Soft

2m 4f 110y

15:40 Fairyhouse

Juniper Hill

10st 11lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

Well held when placed in Tipperary bumper and when fourth over 3m on hurdling debut; tailed off over 2m on latest hurdles outing.

33/1

12th

14

25th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 7f 195y

14:10 Roscommon

Juniper Hill

11st 0lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Nolan

Seemingly the stable second-string; only 11-2 on hurdling debut (3m) after fair bumper runs but beaten 22l; keen then and learning; place chance.

14/1

Form: 571

Last run: 247 days

W: 11st 9lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Successful in a maiden hurdle at Worcester on final start for Fergal O'Brien; probably best watched on yard debut on very different ground returning from 247 days off.

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

14

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

The Derry Girl

11st 9lb

J: Jody McGarvey

T: E Sheehy

Successful in a maiden hurdle at Worcester on final start for Fergal O'Brien; probably best watched on yard debut on very different ground returning from 247 days off.

40/1

Form: 0-98P0

Last run: 83 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Shown very little in the last 12 months including here latest; off 83 days and new yard.

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

3

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 6f 0y

15:40 Down Royal

Tonys Pet

11st 11lb

J: Daire McConville

T: Stephen McConville

Lightly-raced maiden looks high in the weights for what he has achieved and has been big prices last few starts.

40/1

21

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Tonys Pet

11st 4lb

J: Daire McConville

T: Stephen McConville

Shown very little in the last 12 months including here latest; off 83 days and new yard.

100/1

13th

13

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 24y

15:12 Naas

Tonys Pet

11st 0lb

J: Anna McGuinness

T: J J Lambe

Pulled up on his stable debut at Fairyhouse in November and had not shown much prior to that; new headgear tried today but very hard to fancy on what he has shown so far.

66/1

Form: 904

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 2lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

0-10 on the Flat and 0-3 over hurdles; showed a bit more when a distant fourth at Gowran last month and needs a lot more to defy this mark.

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

23

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 2f 180y

16:15 Naas

Rauzan

11st 2lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Eoin Doyle

0-10 on the Flat and 0-3 over hurdles; showed a bit more when a distant fourth at Gowran last month and needs a lot more to defy this mark.

33/1

4th

13

9th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:10 Gowran Park

Rauzan

11st 2lb

J: Conor Brassil

T: Eoin Doyle

in touch with leaders, not fluent 2 out, soon ridden and kept on, went fourth towards finish

100/1

13th

11

17th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:42 Gowran Park

Rauzan

11st 7lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: Eoin Doyle

Nine-race maiden on the Flat; remote ninth on stable/hurdling debut at Fairyhouse.

66/1

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Hillsdale

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Three In A Row

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