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15:25 Sligo

Yielding To Soft

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  • 1m 5f 29y
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Runners: 14 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

16/1 (Won)

Form: 08650-

Last run: 156 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

24-race maiden and poor run on AW when last seen; off 156 days and starts for new yard now; unlikely to figure.

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1st

14

(2)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

War Thunder

8st 12lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Paul W Flynn

travelled strongly, briefly disputed lead, prominent after 2f, led narrowly from under 4f out, headed and ridden over 1f out, rallied and led again final 110yds, ran on

16/1

13

(4)

1st Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

War Thunder

9st 0lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: D J Ryan

Decent effort on heavy ground in a Galway handicap in late October; no real show in two runs on this surface but a bit more needed here.

14/1

9/2

Form: 843-30 CD

Last run: 86 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Sole win in 21 starts came over this C&D with James Ryan on board; generally running well in defeat on AW this winter and freshened up since; respected.

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2nd

3

(12)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Glyde Ranger

9st 11lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

Sole win in 21 starts came over this C&D with James Ryan on board; generally running well in defeat on AW this winter and freshened up since; respected.

9/2

12/1

Form: 4260-0

Last run: 40 days

W: 9st 3lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Just 1-26; low-key return on AW 40 days ago and still 5lb above her winning mark; not ruled out but others have more obvious claims.

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3rd

8

(9)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Enquire Within

9st 3lb

J: Amy Jo Hayes

T: F G Hand

Just 1-26; low-key return on AW 40 days ago and still 5lb above her winning mark; not ruled out but others have more obvious claims.

12/1

12th

6

(3)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Enquire Within

9st 7lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: F G Hand

Won over 1m6f on turf last summer, her sole win from 25 starts; stays this trip and can run well off a break.

15/2

17/2

Form: 539-00

Last run: 40 days

W: 9st 5lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Lost his form on AW this year and unplaced in nine turf starts; front-runner who is ideally draw so can't be ruled out.

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4th

7

(1)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Sand Castle

9st 5lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Adrian Murray

Lost his form on AW this year and unplaced in nine turf starts; front-runner who is ideally draw so can't be ruled out.

17/2

13th

2

(4)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Sand Castle

9st 10lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Adrian Murray

Course winner over 1m4f; two decent efforts earlier in the winter season but form dipped the last twice and unsure about this trip.

18/1

Form: 8/382- BF

Last run: 240 days

W: 8st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

0-21 on the Flat but runner-up when last seen on the level; pulled up over hurdles since; off 218 days and others preferred on return.

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5th

13

(10)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Futurum Regem

8st 12lb

J: Rory Mulligan

T: Hugh Paul Finegan

0-21 on the Flat but runner-up when last seen on the level; pulled up over hurdles since; off 218 days and others preferred on return.

8/1

0

5

30th Sep 2023

Heavy

3m 0f 0y

16:00 Gowran Park

Futurum Regem

10st 3lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: Hugh Paul Finegan

Losing run since 2021 but was runner-up from a basement mark on the Flat earlier in the month; seemed on a stiff mark in this sphere last year and his wins have come on quicker ground.

14/1

Form: 0064-5 CD

Last run: 107 days

W: 8st 13lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Course winner; long losing run since 2021 but minor signs of a revival on AW when last seen; off 107 days.

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6th

9

(5)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Big Challenge

8st 13lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: R Donohoe

Course winner; long losing run since 2021 but minor signs of a revival on AW when last seen; off 107 days.

10/1

5th

12

(7)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Big Challenge

9st 3lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: R Donohoe

midfield

14/1

OUR TIP
7th
1 (11)
Granns Boy

3/1

Form: 07231-

Last run: 188 days

W: 10st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Winner when last seen on the Flat at Galway in October and respectable third over hurdles last time; could be a big player back in this sphere over this new trip.

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7th

1

(11)

5th May 2024

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1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Granns Boy

10st 0lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: H Rogers

Winner when last seen on the Flat at Galway in October and respectable third over hurdles last time; could be a big player back in this sphere over this new trip.

3/1

Form: 080/

Last run: 1027 days

W: 8st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Showed little over hurdles and on the Flat and has a near three-year absence to overcome.

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8th

11

(14)

5th May 2024

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1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Creative Dancer

8st 12lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

Showed little over hurdles and on the Flat and has a near three-year absence to overcome.

100/1

25/1

Form: 2542-4

Last run: 72 days

W: 8st 13lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

0-21; not a bad run on AW when last seen but the widest draw will be tough to overcome on her return to turf.

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9th

10

(17)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Special Protector

8st 13lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Eoin Doyle

0-21; not a bad run on AW when last seen but the widest draw will be tough to overcome on her return to turf.

25/1

10th
4 (16)
Circus Act

20/1

Form: 00/2-8

Last run: 81 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

0-7 on the level; went close over 2m on AW this winter but drop in trip may be against her, as is the wide draw.

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10th

4

(16)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Circus Act

9st 9lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: J A Nash

0-7 on the level; went close over 2m on AW this winter but drop in trip may be against her, as is the wide draw.

20/1

3rd

4

23rd Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 150y

14:50 Navan

Circus Act

10st 9lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: J A Nash

Sole win came in a maiden hurdle at Hereford last season; hasn't looked well treated subsequently; beaten 20l at Leopardstown last time and probably needs better ground.

8/1

33/1

Form: /076-9

Last run: 107 days

W: 9st 5lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

0-10 on the Flat and struggled over hurdles when last seen; turf ask from a wide draw.

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11th

18

(2)

9th May 2024

Heavy

1m 6f 0y

16:50 Gowran Park

Kashi

9st 0lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Karl Thornton

Dual hurdle winner is a maiden on the Flat and was poor at Sligo four days ago, so not easy to fancy.

40/1

11th

6

(15)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Kashi

9st 5lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Karl Thornton

0-10 on the Flat and struggled over hurdles when last seen; turf ask from a wide draw.

33/1

9th

8

10th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 0y

15:27 Naas

Kashi

10st 8lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Karl Thornton

Is 2-19 over hurdles; ran respectably on the Flat at Dundalk before a remote second back over hurdles at Fairyhouse last time; has run well at this track.

12/1

Form: 2/0/7/

Last run: 676 days

W: 8st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Pulled up on return from a year off over fences when last seen in September and 0-8 on the Flat; off another 226 days.

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12th

12

(3)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

For Everyone

8st 12lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: Mark Michael McNiff

Pulled up on return from a year off over fences when last seen in September and 0-8 on the Flat; off another 226 days.

20/1

0

6

22nd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 1f 0y

16:25 Listowel

For Everyone

11st 1lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Mark Michael McNiff

Won over hurdles here as a juvenile in 2019; chase winner at Tipperary last year; off for 12 months and probably best watched.

14/1

4th

2

3rd Sep 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

16:30 Wexford

For Everyone

11st 7lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: Mark Michael McNiff

in touch with leaders, pushed along and dropped to last before 2 out, lost touch home straight

7/2

Form: -60809

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Unplaced in five starts for this yard and beaten 6l at Navan last month; hasn't shown enough to warrant support yet.

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2

(4)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Hangry

9st 12lb

J: Dylan Kidd

T: John C McConnell

Unplaced in five starts for this yard and beaten 6l at Navan last month; hasn't shown enough to warrant support yet.

16/1

9th

21

(10)

27th Apr 2024

Yielding

1m 5f 0y

16:35 Navan

Hangry

9st 1lb

T: John C McConnell

First reserve; hard to fancy based on his Irish handicap form.

13th

3

(15)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Hangry

9st 12lb

J: Donagh O’Connor

T: John C McConnell

No real show in two maidens and a handicap for his current trainer; others preferred.

40/1

Form: 9-4515

Last run: 51 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Consistent on AW this winter, deservedly getting his head in front over 1m4f in February and ran okay in first-time cheekpieces (discarded) since; will be a player if he's as effective on turf.

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5

(7)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 29y

15:25 Sligo

Neddies Boy

9st 9lb

J: Wayne Hassett

T: R P Cody

Consistent on AW this winter, deservedly getting his head in front over 1m4f in February and ran okay in first-time cheekpieces (discarded) since; will be a player if he's as effective on turf.

4/1

5th

5

(13)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

18:20 Dundalk (AW)

Neddies Boy

9st 9lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: R P Cody

Well-backed when doing enough to win a C&D handicap from Hinemoa last month; cheekpieces tried here and probably still well handicapped.

5/1

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