November 26 / 14.15 Gowran Park

14.15 Gowran Park

Heavy

Proficient Engineering Ltd Irish EBF Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £7436.97
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 17 runners
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Proficient Engineering Ltd Irish EBF Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

5/2 (Won)

  • Win: £3.00
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 1- C

Last run: 259 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Point winner who made an impressive start to life under Rules when winning a bumper here when last seen in March; form of that race has been boosted since and he will be involved if fully tuned up for his return.
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1st

8

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Kalanisi Star

11st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Oliver McKiernan

disputed lead, prominent from 2nd, headway disputing lead 3 out, led 2 out, ridden approaching last, ridden out run-in

5/2

6/4

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 1525-1 D

Last run: 181 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict
Dual bumper winner and Listed placed last term; will probably be seen to best effect over further but she should be in the mix again and the ground may help bring her stamina into play.
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2nd

17

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Pink In The Park

11st 5lb

J: Paul Townend

T: W P Mullins

in touch with leaders, smooth headway and went second before 2 out, pushed along approaching last, ridden and kept on run-in, no match for winner

6/4

7/1

  • Place: £10.40

Form: 145P- D

Last run: 218 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Bumper winner at Kilbeggan on debut and some solid form in defeat in subsequent bumpers; pulled up on hurdle bow when last seen (reportedly lame); may resume progress here.
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3rd

5

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Chosen Thyme

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Philip Fenton

midfield, headway after 3 out, went modest fourth approaching last, kept on and went modest third towards finish, no match for first two

7/1

Form: 4-8

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Runner-up in a point and has shaped with promise in two runs under Rules since; shapes like he might want a step up in trip.
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4th

6

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Conna Cottage

11st 12lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

disputed lead, led narrowly 2nd, joined 3 out, pushed along and headed before 2 out, soon ridden and no extra, lost third towards finish

10/1

8th

7

12th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

11:50 Naas

Conna Cottage

11st 12lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Gavin Cromwell

in touch with leaders, close up going okay after 3 out, nudged along before 2 out, no impression when carried left last, kept on

12/1

Form: 5-

Last run: 286 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Only 3-1 for a bumper at Punchestown on debut, shaping like he would be better for the experience when beaten 26l; nice pedigree and likely to do better.
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5th

4

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Blackwater

11st 12lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

in touch with leaders

5/1

Form: 5/92-5

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Came on from last season's return to finish runner-up in a Punchestown bumper in February; probably needed last month's return but might be one for handicaps at this point.
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6th

14

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Secret Artist

11st 12lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

midfield

7/1

5th

16

29th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 0f 90y

14:18 Galway

Secret Artist

11st 12lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

towards rear of midfield early, headway into midfield after 6th, pushed along briefly when keeping on after 3 out, mistake when steadied 2 out, never near to challenge

11/2

Form: 00

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Tailed off in two runs at big odds so far.
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7th

15

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Toni Ram

11st 12lb

J: M P Fogarty

T: Jonathan Fogarty

midfield

100/1

10th

10

30th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:00 Wexford

Toni Ram

11st 4lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Jonathan Fogarty

always towards rear

66/1

Form: 0-750

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Shown very little in four runs so far at massive odds.
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8th

9

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Leading The Way

11st 12lb

J: Daniel King

T: Gillian Scott

towards rear of midfield, not fluent 4th

200/1

12th

11

17th Nov 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 61y

13:12 Clonmel

Leading The Way

11st 8lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Gillian Scott

Beaten a long way on last month's C&D hurdles debut when novicey jumping; best watched.

66/1

5th

8

27th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 0f 114y

14:55 Clonmel

Leading The Way

11st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Gillian Scott

didn't jump with fluency, midfield, minor headway when nudged along after 3 out, made no telling impression

100/1

OUR TIP

Form: 8

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Tailed off 66-1 shot on last month's debut; remains best watched.
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9th

2

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Anstand

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Paul Nolan

midfield

100/1

8th

2

29th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 0f 90y

14:18 Galway

Anstand

11st 12lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Paul Nolan

midfield, not fluent 2nd, hampered by faller when pushed along briefly 6th, minor headway 3 out, no extra before 2 out

20/1

Form: 60-

Last run: 222 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Promising debut when beaten 11l in a maiden hurdle here; however, beaten a long way out at Cork since and has been off 222 days; down in trip.
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10th

13

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Rockbrook

11st 12lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: P J Rothwell

towards rear

33/1

17

22nd Nov 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:15 Limerick

Rockbrook

11st 12lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: P J Rothwell

Third reserve; not beaten far on debut at Gowran in March but tailed off next time at Cork.

Form: /000-6

Last run: 27 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Tailed off in all five starts so far at big odds; cheekpieces now tried.
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11th

10

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Limekiln Rock

11st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: M F Morris

prominent, went second after 2nd

40/1

6th

5

30th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 6f 0y

16:30 Galway

Limekiln Rock

11st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: M F Morris

never better than mid-division, mistake 10th, ridden and no response before 2 out, soon weakened, tailed off

66/1

Form: 4000

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Point winner who was a promising fourth on bumper debut; tailed off in three maiden hurdles so far though.
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12th

7

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Getaway Train

11st 12lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Donal Hassett

prominent, went second after 4 out

33/1

11th

9

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 0f 55y

14:52 Fairyhouse

Getaway Train

11st 4lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Donal Hassett

towards rear of midfield

50/1

13th

3

23rd Oct 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:50 Limerick

Getaway Train

11st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Donal Hassett

always towards rear, mistake 3 out, tailed off

50/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Poor form in points in two starts so far.
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13th

1

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

American Money

11st 12lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

in touch with leaders, jumped left and lost position 5th, soon towards rear

200/1

Form: 0S0P

Last run: 111 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict
Showed nothing in bumpers and pulled up on hurdle bow latest.
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14th

16

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Lockdown Daisy

11st 5lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J J Lambe

towards rear

100/1

6

7th Aug 2022

Good

2m 2f 165y

14:30 Downpatrick

Lockdown Daisy

10st 13lb

J: Conor McNamara

T: J J Lambe

midfield, pushed along halfway, soon dropped to rear, pulled up after 5th

50/1

Form: 5098

Last run: 49 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Showed some minor promise on his penultimate start but tailed off again since and hard to fancy here.
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15th

11

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Nouliak

11st 12lb

J: Peter Carberry

T: Matthew J Smith

prominent

100/1

8th

6

8th Oct 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

17:40 Fairyhouse

Nouliak

11st 10lb

J: Mr J Kelly Smith

T: Matthew J Smith

towards rear of midfield, midfield 5f out, ridden but weakened from over 2f out

16/1

9th

4

17th Sep 2022

Good To Yielding

1m 7f 170y

18:00 Navan

Nouliak

12st 0lb

J: Mr J Kelly Smith

T: Matthew J Smith

took keen hold, prominent, led after 5f, headed 3f out, ridden over 2f out, soon weakened

50/1

33/1

Form: 9/064-

Last run: 480 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Best of his five runs when fourth of 18 in a Roscommon maiden hurdle when last seen but off 480 days and entitled to need this.
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16th

12

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Plusthevat

11st 12lb

J: Ciaran O’Shea

T: P A Fahy

midfield

33/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Jet Away gelding; half-brother to 2m hurdle winner Ballinaboola Lass; dam unraced daughter of 1m3f-1m4f Flat/2m-2m2f hurdle winner Tomona; likely to need the run on debut
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3

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Gowran Park

Ballinaboola Jet

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

towards rear of midfield

50/1

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Payout
Exacta €6.50
Straight Forecast €4.55
Trifecta €155.60

Selections

The Irish Sun:

Blackwater

POSTDATA:

Conna Cottage

SPOTLIGHT:

Kalanisi Star