October 21 / 18.30 Dundalk (AW)

18.30

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William Hill Extra Places Every Day Handicap (Div II)

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 0m 6f 0y
  • 16 runners
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William Hill Extra Places Every Day Handicap (Div II)

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Showers

11/2 (Won)

  • Win: £6.90
  • Place: £1.60

Form: 980908 CD

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
C&D winner last winter; not in that sort of form in three runs since returning last month; back on a good mark and return to 6f might help.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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9

(8)

30th Mar 2023

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Beleaguerment

8st 4lb

J: Luke Morris

T: H D McGuigan

Multiple AW winner but not always the easiest to predict; back up in trip with Luke Morris up on this first run for a new trainer; market should be a good guide.

10/1

3

(8)

28th Mar 2023

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Beleaguerment

9st 2lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: H D McGuigan

Five of his six wins have come on AW, the latest at Dundalk in October (RPR 60); he is making his stable debut at a modest level and it will be no surprise to see him in the thick of it.

8/1

7

(12)

1st Feb 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:27 Dundalk (AW)

Beleaguerment

8st 13lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: James McAuley

Four-time course winner; best recent form at 6f but has wins over this trip; while capable from this mark, he seems to have lost his way of late and drawn wider than ideal.

7/1

7/2

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 790902

Last run: 32 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Back to something like his best when beaten a neck at Fairyhouse last month; shapes like he might do better back at 7f but goes well here and one to consider.
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1st

15

(17)

18th Nov 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Company Keeping

9st 3lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Patrick Downey

Reserve; poorly drawn last time and had previously finished runner-up over 6f at Fairyhouse and here; respected on those efforts.

10th

5

(16)

2nd Nov 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Company Keeping

9st 3lb

J: Emmet McNamara

T: Patrick Downey

towards rear, ridden over 1f out, made no impression

5/1

2nd

6

(11)

21st Oct 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Company Keeping

9st 2lb

J: Emmet McNamara

T: Patrick Downey

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders over 1f out, ridden and ran on well towards near side inside final furlong, went second inside final 110yds, kept on, just held

7/2

5/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 000094 D

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 3lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
Had been struggling but hinted at a return to form when beaten 2l over C&D last month; all his best form is on AW and one to consider here from 7lb below last winning mark.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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7th

13

(5)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Silver Nemo

8st 13lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Lee Smyth

Is just 2-40 but often runs well; however, has been disappointing lately and others are preferred.

22/1

7th

13

(5)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Silver Nemo

8st 13lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Lee Smyth

Is just 2-40 but often runs well; however, has been disappointing lately and others are preferred.

22/1

12th

14

(8)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Silver Nemo

8st 12lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Lee Smyth

On a three-year losing run and no signs of return to form of late; has struggled at 1m previously.

66/1

Form: 8-0469

Last run: 20 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
10-race maiden and struggling this term; blinkers need to spark a revival.
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16th

15

(9)

13th May 2023

Soft To Heavy

0m 5f 164y

14:20 Navan

Adams Angel

8st 12lb

J: Shane Markey

T: Francis Casey

13-race maiden on the Flat; blinkered when 2l fourth at Dundalk last October; been hurdling without much joy lately.

50/1

2

17th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

16:15 Tramore

Adams Angel

10st 13lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Francis Casey

in touch with leaders, mistake 6th, not fluent 7th, soon pushed along briefly, ridden and weakened 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before last

66/1

17th

1

30th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 0f 63y

13:57 Naas

Adams Angel

11st 7lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Francis Casey

towards rear of midfield, steadied and weakening when not fluent 2 out, made no impression

66/1

Form: 336008

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
16-race maiden and this trip looks on the sharp side for him; tongue-tie now tried.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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9th

10

(4)

6th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 3y

Class 6

16:30 Yarmouth

Sovereignty

9st 0lb

J: William Carson

T: Anthony Carson

Thoroughly exposed maiden in Ireland; holds weak claims on 2023 form; difficult to fancy on debut for new yard.

40/1

9th

12

(7)

15th Jun 2023

Yielding

1m 1f 0y

19:30 Leopardstown

Sovereignty

8st 12lb

J: Gary Halpin

T: J J Lambe

took keen hold, led after 1f, headed but prominent after 2f

18/1

16th

18

(15)

1st Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

19:35 Fairyhouse

Sovereignty

8st 13lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: J J Lambe

midfield

25/1

20/1

Form: 726600 D

Last run: 16 days

W: 8st 13lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
On a long losing run at present; went close earlier in the summer but has gone off the boil again since; return to AW in his favour at least.
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13th

12

(1)

2nd Nov 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Eleuthera

8st 12lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: J F Levins

in touch with leaders, pushed along 2f out, ridden and weakened over 1f out

14/1

6th

9

(9)

21st Oct 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Eleuthera

8st 13lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: J F Levins

towards rear of midfield, headway up the centre over 1f out, ridden and ran on inside final furlong, not reach leaders

20/1

15

(3)

14th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Eleuthera

8st 12lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: J F Levins

First reserve; dual AW winner but has basically been regressive in the last year and needs to reverse that downward spiral.

20/1

Form: 097489

Last run: 61 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
10-race maiden; hit the frame over 5f here last year but hasn't built on that since.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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9th

17

(17)

29th Jul 2023

Soft To Heavy

1m 1f 110y

16:05 Gowran Park

Two Metres Apart

9st 1lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: M J Byrne

15-race maiden, third over 1m at this venue on penultimate start; has usually raced over sprint distances and tackles a new trip now; hard to be sure if she will stay this far.

12/1

11th

15

(4)

4th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

0m 7f 59y

17:50 Roscommon

Two Metres Apart

9st 0lb

J: Paddy Harnett

T: M J Byrne

took keen hold, prominent, ridden and weakened gradually from 2f out

20/1

3rd

13

(8)

18th Jun 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

15:40 Gowran Park

Two Metres Apart

8st 12lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: M J Byrne

towards rear, ridden and headway towards near side from over 1f out, ran on well and went third towards finish, no match for first two

14/1

Form: -57600 C

Last run: 114 days

W: 8st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Dual course winner; was below form through the summer and questions to answer now returning from 114 days off.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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5th

11

(6)

31st Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:35 Dundalk (AW)

Poets Pride

8st 13lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: David Marnane

Five-time AW winner (5f-7f); fair form here between September and December; has to bounce back from a below-par run 15 days ago; first time with a visor.

8/1

9th

10

(9)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Poets Pride

9st 0lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: David Marnane

Five-time AW winner (5f-7f) has been running well enough here lately and just behind Theriverrunsdeep last time over this trip; definite claims.

13/2

3rd

12

(1)

15th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

19:45 Dundalk (AW)

Poets Pride

8st 13lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: David Marnane

midfield, headway under 2f out, went third inside final furlong, kept on

14/1

11/2

Form: 400174 C

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 3lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
Course winner; only beaten roughly 2l here (7f) last week but all his best recent form is over further than this.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

13

(18)

1st Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

19:35 Fairyhouse

Caesars Comet

8st 13lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: James McAuley

Dual C&D winner off much higher marks in the past; struggling of late however off this basement mark, heavy ground against him on latest; 7lb wrong here.

16/1

11th

18

(13)

6th Apr 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 180y

14:30 Bellewstown

Caesars Comet

8st 8lb

J: Rory Mulligan

T: James McAuley

Dual course winner who has been running well enough in defeat at Dundalk through the winter; is dangerous to write off here but the ground may be against him; reserve.

6th

14

(5)

24th Mar 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:30 Dundalk (AW)

Caesars Comet

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: James McAuley

prominent, disputing second halfway, pushed along under 2f out, ridden and outpaced 1f out, weakened final 110yds

16/1

12/1

Form: 444380

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
17-race maiden; beaten roughly 5l here on debut for this yard last month; struggled back on turf since; not obviously well treated from this mark at present.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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12th

18

(15)

26th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

14:30 Cork

My Joker

8st 13lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Maiden after 25 starts handles this ground but isn't easy to fancy.

28/1

8th

6

(3)

12th Sep 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

18:15 Laytown

My Joker

10st 3lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: John C McConnell

Ex-British gelding who is 0-24 overall and has a basement handicap mark; shouldn't be good enough.

40/1

16/1

Form: -85700 C

Last run: 147 days

W: 8st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Course winner; on a long losing run at present; well held at Fairyhouse when last seen and best watched on return from 147 days off.
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12

(4)

1st Dec 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Red Cymbal

9st 3lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: James McAuley

C&D winner in early 2020 and pick of recent form when third to Inishmot Prince over C&D in October; lots to find on run here a fortnight ago though; 2lb wrong.

20/1

12th

15

(3)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

16:35 Dundalk (AW)

Red Cymbal

8st 8lb

T: James McAuley

First reserve; C&D winner in early 2020 and pick of recent form when third to Inishmot Prince over C&D last month, both 7f runs since not so good so will appreciate return to 5f; 1lb wrong.

10th

13

(17)

8th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

Red Cymbal

8st 12lb

J: Shane Foley

T: James McAuley

Sole win since 2017 came here in 2020; has managed two placed efforts in recent months (at Laytown and this venue) but his long losing sequence may continue.

10/1

Form: 00809

Last run: 53 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Hasn't shown enough in five starts so far including handicaps on last two starts; widest draw.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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12th

11

(15)

14th Apr 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

19:40 Dundalk (AW)

Not Amused

8st 13lb

J: James Ryan

T: Mrs Prunella Dobbs

Has been shaping like her turn may not be far away this winter but all her best form is at 6f and she's drawn widest here.

16/1

14

(13)

24th Mar 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Not Amused

8st 13lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Mrs Prunella Dobbs

Hasn't been beaten far since tackling handicaps here lately but needs to pull out a bit more to get off the mark.

28/1

17

(11)

10th Mar 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:15 Dundalk (AW)

Not Amused

8st 12lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: Mrs Prunella Dobbs

Third reserve; 11-race maiden but running okay over 6f here of late; not ruled out.

OUR TIP

6/1

Form: 802830

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
13-race maiden; only beaten 2l here (5f) on her penultimate start last month; not in the same form on turf last week but ground against her and might return to form back on AW.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

11th

12

(13)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Sosallycanwait

9st 3lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Leanne Breen

Is a maiden after 26 starts but has been placed several times; has a chance if at her best after an absence.

20/1

16/1

Form: 0-1600 CD

Last run: 142 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict
C&D winner; 7f winner here in February; struggled on turf at the Curragh when last seen and off 142 days.
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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11th

12

(9)

31st Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:35 Dundalk (AW)

Woodrow

8st 13lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Leanne Breen

Three-time winner was badly out of form in four outings in 2023; plenty to prove now.

20/1

10th

15

(1)

22nd Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

14:55 Dundalk (AW)

Woodrow

9st 2lb

T: Leanne Breen

First reserve; well beaten in two recent starts; new headgear combination tried here.

Form: 008069

Last run: 7 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
First reserve; seven-race maiden and well held again last time.
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12th

14

(10)

28th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:30 Dundalk (AW)

Vernotstoppen

8st 12lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

prominent, pushed along over 2f out, weakening when ridden and no impression over 1f out

20/1

15

(4)

21st Oct 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Vernotstoppen

8st 12lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

First reserve; seven-race maiden and well held again last time.

9th

14

(10)

14th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Vernotstoppen

8st 10lb

J: Mikey Sheehy

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

towards rear of midfield, pushed along towards far side over 1f out, ridden and no impression inside final furlong

16/1

Form: 779000

Last run: 32 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Second reserve; poor form so far; best run came at 7f; cheekpieces now tried.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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16

(5)

21st Oct 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

City Point

8st 12lb

J: James Ryan

T: James McAuley

Second reserve; poor form so far; best run came at 7f; cheekpieces now tried.

16th

18

(9)

19th Sep 2022

Good

0m 6f 0y

18:50 Fairyhouse

City Point

8st 10lb

J: Shane Foley

T: James McAuley

awkward start, towards rear, raced in last and pushed along over 2f out, minor headway inside final furlong, never dangerous

25/1

Non-runners

Vernotstoppen, City Point

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €42.90
Straight Forecast €27.58
Tricast €139.24
Trifecta €89.60

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Silver Nemo

RP Ratings (IRE):

Beleaguerment

POSTDATA:

Caesar's Comet

The Irish Sun:

Silver Nemo