R K Watson

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Name Starts Wins Place 2 Place 3
Ballinrobe 10 0 0 0
Clonmel 15 1 1 3
Downpatrick 56 4 4 5
Down Royal 54 3 2 4
Fairyhouse 10 1 0 0
Galway 5 0 0 1
Gowran Park 12 0 0 1
Killarney 2 0 0 0
Leopardstown 13 1 0 0
Limerick 14 0 0 0
Listowel 2 0 0 0
Naas 11 1 0 1
Navan 24 0 2 1
Punchestown 30 2 3 4
Roscommon 5 0 0 1
Sligo 10 0 1 0
Thurles 12 1 0 1
Tramore 13 0 1 1
Wexford 7 1 0 2
Tipperary 5 0 1 0
Kilbeggan 7 0 1 0
Cork 10 1 0 1
Name Starts Wins Place 2 Place 3
May 2017 8 0 0 1
June 2017 4 0 0 1
July 2017 1 0 0 0
August 2017 2 0 0 0
September 2017 1 0 0 0
October 2017 1 0 0 0
November 2017 3 0 1 0
December 2017 4 0 0 1
January 2018 3 2 1 0
February 2018 1 0 0 0
March 2018 2 0 1 0
April 2018 3 1 0 0
May 2018 6 0 1 1
June 2018 2 0 0 1
August 2018 2 1 0 0
September 2018 1 0 0 0
October 2018 2 0 0 0
November 2018 8 1 0 1
December 2018 11 1 0 1
January 2019 20 0 3 1
February 2019 12 1 1 1
March 2019 7 2 0 0
April 2019 6 0 1 0
May 2019 12 2 0 0
June 2019 6 0 0 0
July 2019 1 0 0 0
August 2019 3 0 0 0
September 2019 1 0 0 0
October 2019 10 1 1 1
November 2019 11 0 0 1
December 2019 9 1 0 0
January 2020 7 0 0 0
February 2020 6 0 0 1
March 2020 16 0 1 1
June 2020 1 0 0 0
July 2020 1 0 0 1
August 2020 12 0 1 0
September 2020 9 0 0 1
October 2020 8 0 1 0
November 2020 6 0 2 0
December 2020 7 1 0 0
January 2021 1 0 0 0
February 2021 6 0 0 1
March 2021 12 0 0 2
April 2021 7 1 0 0
May 2021 14 0 1 1
June 2021 5 1 0 0
July 2021 5 0 0 0
August 2021 2 0 0 1
September 2021 15 0 0 2
October 2021 12 0 0 3
November 2021 2 0 0 1
December 2021 9 0 0 0
February 2022 1 0 0 0
Name Starts Wins Place 2 Place 3
2017 24 0 1 3
2018 41 6 3 4
2019 98 7 6 4
2020 73 1 5 4
2021 90 2 1 11
2022 1 0 0 0
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

9

(6)

17th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 84y

19:40 Sligo

Aintree Gin

9st 4lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

6th

8

(1)

17th May 2022

Good

0m 5f 172y

17:10 Sligo

Drummond Warrior

9st 4lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

12/1

11

14th May 2022

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 0y

17:25 Wexford

Gone For Tea

11st 5lb

J: Mr H C Swan

T: R K Watson

19th

19

(23)

14th May 2022

Good

1m 5f 0y

17:00 Navan

Royal Admiral

8st 12lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

5th

17

(4)

14th May 2022

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:50 Navan

Pillar

8st 12lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

14

13th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

20:17 Kilbeggan

De Bangers Brother

11st 8lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: R K Watson

11th

5

(18)

13th May 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

18:20 Leopardstown

Even Flow

9st 13lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

9

12th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 95y

17:35 Clonmel

Odd Venture

11st 7lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: R K Watson

10

6th May 2022

Good

2m 7f 110y

19:50 Downpatrick

You No Me Too Well

10st 3lb

J: Conor Orr

T: R K Watson

11th

12

2nd May 2022

Good

2m 0f 100y

17:30 Down Royal

Champagnegaloppen

11st 0lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: R K Watson

7th

1

2nd May 2022

Good

3m 2f 50y

16:20 Down Royal

Amaulino

11st 12lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: R K Watson

Winner of the Ulster National in 2019, second in 2020; pulled-up last year; nursed back to form in points; scored at Belharbour before second to prolific winner On The Sod at Farmaclaffley; got tired in closing stages when fourth in Ulster National.

10/1

10th

6

2nd May 2022

Good

2m 0f 100y

14:00 Down Royal

Odd Venture

11st 12lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: R K Watson

2nd

14

(11)

20th Apr 2022

Good

0m 5f 3y

17:45 Bellewstown

Pillar

8st 12lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

12/1

6th

11

(8)

20th Apr 2022

Good

0m 7f 180y

16:05 Bellewstown

Blackbearmountain

9st 3lb

J: Joe Doyle

T: R K Watson

Has shown little in three starts; rank outsider.

250/1

8th

11

(3)

20th Apr 2022

Good

0m 7f 180y

15:30 Bellewstown

Drummond Warrior

9st 0lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

10th

12

14th Apr 2022

Good

2m 6f 169y

17:20 Clonmel

Jimli’s Island

10st 9lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: R K Watson

Fair fourth at Tramore in December but pulled up at Limerick later that month and has been off since; better ground might be a help but will probably be better for the run.

20/1

16

14th Apr 2022

Good

2m 6f 169y

17:20 Clonmel

Carried

10st 3lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: R K Watson

Second reserve; wide margin winner of 2m4f chase at Wexford last year but well held in subsequent starts in this discipline.

13th

16

(18)

7th Apr 2022

Good

1m 1f 130y

18:00 Gowran Park

Royal Admiral

8st 12lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

14th

7

(8)

27th Mar 2022

Good To Yielding

0m 5f 205y

13:30 Naas

Blackbearmountain

9st 3lb

J: Killian Leonard

T: R K Watson

Beaten a long way on both starts; massive outsider on stable debut.

100/1

8

(17)

23rd Mar 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Royal Admiral

9st 9lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: R K Watson

Best form was in 2020 in claimers over longer distances than this at this venue; well below his best in two turf runs last season; has changed stable.

25/1

5th

8

20th Mar 2022

Good

2m 7f 100y

16:55 Downpatrick

You No Me Too Well

11st 7lb

J: Mr Pat Taaffe

T: R K Watson

Yet to win under any code; runner-up in a pair of maiden points lately but much more needed here.

16/1

10th

9

20th Mar 2022

Good

2m 3f 55y

16:20 Downpatrick

Carried

10st 13lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: R K Watson

Veteran best known as a four-time AW winner at Dundalk; only one win from 24 jumps starts; on the positive side, he was placed off his lower hurdles mark at this venue last October and fitness should not be an issue after a recent Dundalk run.

12/1

4th

8

20th Mar 2022

Good

3m 4f 120y

15:45 Downpatrick

Amaulino

10st 13lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: R K Watson

Winner of this race in 2019, second in 2020; pulled-up last year; was out of sorts at the time and may do better now having been nursed back to form in points; good winner at Belharbour before second to prolific winner On The Sod at Farmaclaffley

12/1

17

20th Mar 2022

Good

3m 4f 120y

15:45 Downpatrick

Cala Di Volpe

10st 3lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: R K Watson

Not much mileage on the clock; does not look good enough on handicap debut; second reserve.

14th

6

20th Mar 2022

Yielding

2m 2f 165y

15:15 Downpatrick

Adnap

11st 3lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: R K Watson

Best known as a dual AW winner at Dundalk for Dermot McLoughlin; lightly raced over hurdles; may need the run on stable debut after seven-month break.

16/1

6th

9

(4)

21st Feb 2022

Standard

0m 5f 0y

15:15 Dundalk (AW)

Pillar

8st 12lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

Still capable of producing some of his old form, as when touched off by No Speed Limit here in November; well beaten next twice; back to form when second here on Wednesday; others more likely, but hard to discount totally.

5/1

6th

2

19th Feb 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

16:05 Gowran Park

Cala Di Volpe

11st 12lb

J: Derek Thomas McGrath

T: R K Watson

Some promise in his chase debut at Clonmel last season but more of a handicapper in the making.

66/1

15

17th Feb 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

16:15 Clonmel

Cala Di Volpe

11st 12lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: R K Watson

Some promise on his chase debut at this venue last season before finding a Grade 3 event at Limerick much too tough; had lost touch by halfway on reappearance at Down Royal; cheekpieces tried now; first reserve.

2nd

12

(13)

16th Feb 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:35 Dundalk (AW)

Pillar

8st 10lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

Veteran boasts a decent overall record at this venue, three wins and 18 places from 39 runs here; down the field twice since long-priced C&D second in November.

16/1

11th

10

(9)

16th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

13:45 Dundalk (AW)

Carried

8st 12lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: R K Watson

Veteran has shown his best form here; not seen since October though and best watched.

25/1

14

(16)

28th Jan 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Pillar

8st 12lb

J: Sean Davis

T: R K Watson

Still capable of producing some of his old form, as when touched off by No Speed Limit here in November; well beaten twice since and others more likely, but hard to discount totally.

33/1