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Big Boss Events Handicap

  • Prize money: £5643.48
  • 2m 1f 0y
  • 16 runners
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Big Boss Events Handicap

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £3.25
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 3030-2

Last run: 10 days

W: 10st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

In good form over hurdles and transferred that to the Flat when second in a 2m handicap at Listowel last week; plenty of weight but has a leading chance.

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16/1

  • Place: £3.80

Form: 7320-7

Last run: 119 days

W: 9st 8lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Good efforts in a couple of Dundalk handicaps over the winter and again last time when unlucky in running in a 1m4f handicap in April; has won on turf and a candidate to sneak into the places here.

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7th

2

(9)

14th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

16:10 Dundalk (AW)

Curious Bride

10st 0lb

J: James Ryan

T: Eamonn O’Connell

in touch with leaders

10/1

12th

1

(1)

22nd Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Curious Bride

10st 0lb

J: Sam Ewing

T: Eamonn O’Connell

Has won on turf and over hurdles; 0-11 at this track but was a good third over this C&D early last month and performed to a similar level over 2m last time; could go well.

6/1

3rd
15 (9)
Say It So

40/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: /3757-

Last run: 173 days

W: 8st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Returned to action with a decent effort in a 2m handicap hurdle at Tipperary last month; Flat form is patchy at best and others look much more likely.

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7th

9

(7)

22nd Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Say It So

9st 1lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: E McNamara

Maiden was only beaten a length over this trip at Cork in the summer and fair fifth over 1m2f here last month; more needed.

12/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.70

Form: /0/735

Last run: 78 days

W: 8st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

25-race maiden; solid efforts in defeat in a pair of 2m handicaps at Dundalk in the spring; each-way chance.

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5th

1

(14)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Figurehead

10st 0lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Michael G Cleary

Maiden after 24 starts, just eight of them on the level; wasn't beaten far over C&D the last twice; should run well again off the same mark.

8/1

3rd

11

(2)

14th Feb 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

14:10 Dundalk (AW)

Figurehead

9st 2lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Michael G Cleary

dwelt start, towards rear, dropped to last 5f out, good headway on far side of group from over 2f out, challenging 1f out, no extra inside final 110yds, no match for first two

20/1

Form: -05655

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Soft ground handicap winner at Navan in October; best run this year on goodish ground at that venue last month; should not be too far away here.

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3/1

Form: 6-0543

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 3lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Faded late in handicaps over 1m5f at Navan and 1m4f at Fairyhouse last twice; won twice though over 2m at Dundalk during the winter; should go well once more.

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OUR TIP

33/1

Form: 20/08-

Last run: 374 days

W: 10st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Grade 3 winner over hurdles as a juvenile for Joseph O'Brien in 2019 and winless since; not a bad run in a claiming hurdle at Clonmel in April; first run on the Flat for a year; others preferred.

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4th

6

18th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 2f 152y

16:00 Clonmel

Cerberus

11st 4lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Augustine Leahy

Smart performer in his pomp but very inconsistent over the last 12 months and no signs of a revival at Cork last month; each-way claims if he does bounce back.

3/1

5th

9

21st Mar 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 70y

16:33 Cork

Cerberus

10st 8lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: Augustine Leahy

Runner-up in September; struggled since; losing run goes back to 2019.

33/1

11/2

Form: 0/8624 BF

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Nine-race maiden but went quite close in a 2m Dundalk handicap and a 1m5f contest at Navan; cheekpieces tried here and probably not a lot to choose between him and stablemate Mephisto.

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2nd

4

(5)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Goonyaboyya

9st 8lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Gerard Keane

Lightly-raced mare has been keeping on over 1m4f the last twice and is worth a try over 2m; check for market confidence.

6/1

33/1

Form: 757100

Last run: 4 days

W: 8st 10lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Seven-time winner, six on polytrack; won over 1m2f at Dundalk in April but well beaten twice since and very much unproven over this trip; others preferred.

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8/1

Form: 01-603

Last run: 78 days

W: 9st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Won over 2m at Dundalk in November and back to form when third in a handicap over the same C&D in March; very much respected on that form.

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3rd

5

(17)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Honketonk Angel

9st 8lb

J: Oisin McSweeney

T: Luke Comer

Won over C&D in November and a good run next time over the same trip; well below her best since but not ignored; a strong pace would suit her.

8/1

12th

14

(13)

14th Feb 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

14:10 Dundalk (AW)

Honketonk Angel

8st 10lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

Beat Circus Act over C&D in November and only beaten narrowly behind Gains Of War off 6lb higher subsequently; same mark here but likely to be thereabouts if running to the same level.

12/1

Form: -65600

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Sole win in 23 starts came on Meydan dirt in 2021; became regressive for Godolphin and no better in five starts for this yard.

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12th
3 (6)
Oranmore

8/1

Form: 30-854

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 11lb

8 yo Horse

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Won on turf at Bellewstown last July; good run at Dundalk in March and when very much up against it at the weights in a Listowel conditions race last week; up 8lb for that but has a handy 5lb taken off here and likely to go well.

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5th

7

(14)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Oranmore

9st 10lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: Luke Comer

towards rear, headway towards near side 2f out, kept on final 110yds, not reach leaders

18/1

25/1

Form: 07-040

Last run: 34 days

W: 8st 11lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Had a few of these around him when fourth in a Dundalk handicap in March; well beaten in a 1m6f handicap at Gowran last time; others preferred.

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15th

17

(4)

9th May 2024

Heavy

1m 6f 0y

16:50 Gowran Park

Highland Train

9st 0lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Luke Comer

Was a close fourth in a 2m Dundalk handicap in March and can be a factor if building upon that back on turf.

22/1

4th

9

(13)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Highland Train

9st 5lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Luke Comer

Just a glimpse of ability in maidens but well-held on handicap debut; has to improve plenty up in trip.

22/1

25/1

Form: 005

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Three runs in maidens have not revealed very much; steps up to this trip on his first try in a handicap; others preferred.

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11th

6

(4)

23rd Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 4f 100y

19:15 Gowran Park

Crazy Warrior

9st 9lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Luke Comer

Lost ground at the start first time out at Dundalk; will need to pick up more experience.

100/1

100/1

Form: 260-00

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 5lb

6 yo Colt

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Dual winner in UK up to 1m4f; twice runner-up in handicaps in Ireland last autumn; pulled-up on hurdling debut at Tramore; beaten out of sight since at Gowran; others preferred.

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13th

8

(5)

9th May 2024

Heavy

1m 6f 0y

16:50 Gowran Park

Kings Prince

9st 9lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: E Sheehy

Dual winner in UK up to 1m4f; twice runner-up in handicaps in Ireland last autumn; pulled-up on hurdling debut last time; has a chance if back to form.

22/1

2

21st Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 80y

15:15 Tramore

Kings Prince

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: E Sheehy

in rear

12/1

50/1

Form: 6585-8

Last run: 61 days

W: 8st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Dual purpose maiden has been poor on last three hurdle starts; makes no appeal.

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18th

4

23rd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:25 Tipperary

Carslake

11st 11lb

J: Cian Cullinan

T: Aengus King

A maiden on the Flat and over hurdles; unplaced at Dundalk 11 days ago; pulled-up over hurdles when last seen; others preferred.

25/1

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Payout
Exacta €409.00
Straight Forecast €461.10
Tricast €1681.10
Trifecta €3289.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Killeemore Lad

POSTDATA:

Say It So

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Figurehead

The Irish Sun:

Mephisto