November 26 / 15.20 Gowran Park

15.20 Gowran Park

Heavy

entegro.ie Mares Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5205.88
  • 2m 4f 0y
  • 23 runners
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entegro.ie Mares Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 23 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

33/1 (Won)

  • Win: £15.60
  • Place: £2.80

Form: /08-40

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
0-10 and shown very little in recent years; cheekpieces now tried.
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1st

17

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Kopon

10st 13lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: Gearoid O’Loughlin

midfield

33/1

11th

19

29th Oct 2022

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:03 Galway

Kopon

10st 13lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: Gearoid O’Loughlin

midfield, ridden after 3 out, weakened after 2 out

33/1

4th

7

2nd Oct 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

16:30 Killarney

Kopon

11st 5lb

J: J J Slevin

T: Gearoid O’Loughlin

in rear, no impression when not fluent 3 out, not fluent 2 out, left in modest fourth last

25/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 6-5365

Last run: 37 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Point winner but 0-14 under Rules; below form at at Thurles last month and her best form is on quicker ground.
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2nd

1

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Ardera Ru

12st 0lb

J: Shane O’Callaghan

T: Eoin Doyle

in touch with leaders, headway and prominent 6th

12/1

17

22nd Nov 2022

Soft

3m 0f 100y

15:15 Limerick

Ardera Ru

12st 0lb

J: Richard Condon

T: Eoin Doyle

Third reserve; point winner and runner-up in heavy ground bumper on main track here; nine-race maiden over hurdles but her fifth of 16 to Jungle Prose (two easy wins since) at Thurles last month was a creditable effort.

5th

4

20th Oct 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

16:55 Thurles

Ardera Ru

11st 9lb

J: Jack Foley

T: Eoin Doyle

midfield, pushed along after 3 out, some headway towards far side approaching last, kept on well run-in, never on terms

7/1

33/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 50090

Last run: 57 days

W: 11st 1lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Tailed off in five runs so far at big odds including handicap debut last time.
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3rd

13

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Thecornerhouse

11st 1lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Mrs Julie Cashin

midfield

33/1

11th

12

30th Sep 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

15:17 Gowran Park

Thecornerhouse

11st 3lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Mrs Julie Cashin

towards rear, switched right when minor headway before 3rd, pushed along before 3 out, soon weakened

50/1

2/1

  • Place: £1.60

Form: 100062

Last run: 4 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Got off the mark at Limerick earlier in the season from 2lb lower; bounced back from a lesser effort when runner-up back at Limerick earlier this week; solid claims in a weak race.
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4th

10

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Shean Glory

11st 4lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: Sean Aherne

towards rear

2/1

2nd

10

22nd Nov 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Limerick

Shean Glory

11st 4lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: Sean Aherne

Won over 2m3f at this venue in May on the 19th start of her career; nothing like as good on her next three appearances; better when sixth in 17-runner contest at Cork, 3 3/4l behind fourth-placed Veneziano Springs.

10/1

Form: P09-06

Last run: 18 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
11-race maiden but signs of a step back in the right direction when sixth of 16 (beaten 7l) at Fairyhouse earlier this month; needs to build on that now.
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5th

15

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Haveuseentherain

10st 13lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: S G Walsh

in touch with leaders

6/1

6th

13

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 7f 55y

16:52 Fairyhouse

Haveuseentherain

10st 13lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: S G Walsh

towards rear of midfield

22/1

14th

25

11th Oct 2022

Good

2m 4f 150y

16:05 Punchestown

Haveuseentherain

10st 8lb

J: Miss A McGuinness

T: S G Walsh

always towards rear

Form: 0-4000

Last run: 46 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Promising fourth on return in August; tailed off in three runs since; low starting mark for handicaps at least.
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6th

8

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Ramble On Muller

11st 5lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: P A Fahy

midfield

10/1

19

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:52 Fairyhouse

Ramble On Muller

11st 6lb

J: Peter Carberry

T: P A Fahy

Third reserve; made the frame in one of his six bumper outings; quiet in three maiden hurdles; handicap bow.

12th

20

11th Oct 2022

Good

2m 4f 150y

15:30 Punchestown

Ramble On Muller

11st 5lb

J: Richard Condon

T: P A Fahy

didn't jump with fluency, in rear, pushed along after 3 out, minor headway after 2 out, kept on

100/1

Form: 07-042

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Fairly consistent without winning and it was her best run yet when 8l runner-up at Fairyhouse earlier this month; place claims again from the same mark.
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7th

12

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Banada Bridge

11st 2lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Mrs Denise Foster

raced freely, prominent

4/1

2nd

10

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:52 Fairyhouse

Banada Bridge

11st 3lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Mrs Denise Foster

prominent, headway disputing second 4 out, pushed along to lead before 2 out, ridden and headed last, kept on, no match for winner

8/1

20

3rd Nov 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 7f 188y

15:50 Thurles

Banada Bridge

11st 2lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Mrs Denise Foster

Third reserve; tailed off on handicap debut on her return but better when beaten 10l last month; might have one in her from a low mark.

Form: 3/70-P

Last run: 190 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Shown very little in last two seasons including when pulled up on her return to action; off another six months.
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8th

19

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Short Story Long

10st 13lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: N Dooly

Shown very little in last two seasons including when pulled up on her return to action; off another six months.

25/1

Form: 97-360

Last run: 146 days

W: 11st 11lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
0-5 and tailed off on handicap debut last time; off five months and probably best watched for now.
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9th

2

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Latest Model

11st 11lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: John Joseph Hanlon

prominent

20/1

15

22nd Nov 2022

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:15 Limerick

Latest Model

11st 11lb

J: Shane Fenelon

T: John Joseph Hanlon

Placed in a maiden on good ground at Clonmel in May; 20-1 when last of 16 at Tramore in her first handicap; first reserve.

33/1

Form: 97/00-

Last run: 249 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Shown very little in four starts so far and hard to recommend on the back of 249-day absence.
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10th

9

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Aodhan May

11st 4lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

towards rear of midfield

33/1

Form: -9000P

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Shown nothing since making her debut in March; looks reliant on cheekpieces.
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11th

20

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Watermelon Girl

10st 13lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: John C McConnell

Shown nothing since making her debut in March; looks reliant on cheekpieces.

33/1

18

29th Oct 2022

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:38 Galway

Watermelon Girl

11st 0lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: John C McConnell

towards rear of midfield, not fluent 2nd, headway when reminders on near side of group after 3 out, soon pressed leaders, ridden and weakened before 2 out, pulled up after 2 out

40/1

10th

16

1st Oct 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

14:52 Gowran Park

Watermelon Girl

11st 5lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: John C McConnell

towards rear of midfield, pushed along briefly after 8th, towards rear when pushed along after 3 out, kept on, made no impression

100/1

Form: 4000

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 91

Form & Verdict
Promising hurdle debut in the summer; struggled in three runs since including handicap debut earlier this month; bit to prove; handled these conditions on the Flat.
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12th

6

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Essential Part

11st 9lb

J: Peter Smithers

T: Padraig Roche

towards rear of midfield

16/1

11th

1

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:52 Fairyhouse

Essential Part

11st 12lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Padraig Roche

midfield, headway 4 out, in touch with leaders when mistake 3 out

12/1

Form: 7-5747

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 91

Form & Verdict
Career best when fourth of 18 (beaten 5l) in a handicap hurdle at Listowel on her penultimate start; tailed off back in a maiden hurdle last time but may bounce back; needs to prove herself on testing ground.
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13th

5

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Whiskey Lady

11st 10lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Gillian Scott

midfield

20/1

7th

16

27th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 3f 92y

13:45 Clonmel

Whiskey Lady

11st 7lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Gillian Scott

held up in rear, pushed along briefly before 7th, headway 8th, soon pushed along, ridden into midfield but no impression before 2 out

12/1

4th

13

24th Sep 2022

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

15:43 Listowel

Whiskey Lady

11st 3lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: Gillian Scott

in rear, headway before 3 out, pecked on landing 3 out, went second and pushed along when bad mistake 2 out, ridden when mistake last, soon no extra

7/1

Form: 00-748

Last run: 18 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Hit the frame at Sligo last season but nothing since and poor form in three outings for new yard.
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14th

16

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Howsthewoman

10st 13lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: John G Carr

towards rear

25/1

8th

13

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

15:52 Fairyhouse

Howsthewoman

11st 0lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: John G Carr

towards rear of midfield

25/1

4th

9

7th Oct 2022

Yielding

2m 5f 110y

16:17 Downpatrick

Howsthewoman

10st 13lb

J: Thomas Reilly

T: John G Carr

midfield, towards rear when not fluent 5th, some headway after 3 out, kept on but no impression 2 out

20/1

Form: 150-P9

Last run: 18 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Winner at Downpatrick last season; poor form since and might need a bit further than this.
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15th

18

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Ringhill Lady

10st 13lb

J: Liam McKenna

T: J J Lambe

in touch with leaders

40/1

9th

16

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 7f 55y

16:52 Fairyhouse

Ringhill Lady

10st 13lb

J: Denis O’Regan

T: J J Lambe

midfield

20/1

24

11th Oct 2022

Good

2m 4f 150y

16:05 Punchestown

Ringhill Lady

10st 9lb

J: Miss A McGuinness

T: J J Lambe

always towards rear, well behind when pulled up approaching last

Form: 3-6000

Last run: 69 days

W: 11st 8lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Placed in a maiden hurdle at Tramore in April but shown very little since including handicaps on her last couple of starts.
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16th

7

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Monnie Shanahan

11st 8lb

J: Corey McGivern

T: E McNamara

in touch with leaders

25/1

Form: 600F-8

Last run: 36 days

W: 11st 11lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Shown little so far and poor form since switched to handicaps; tongue-tie now tried.
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3

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Lonracha

11st 11lb

J: Dillon Maxwell

T: Andrew McNamara

towards rear

33/1

8th

7

21st Oct 2022

Yielding

2m 1f 110y

14:25 Sligo

Lonracha

11st 6lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Andrew McNamara

prominent in chasing group, ridden but weakened after 3 out

12/1

Form: /190-P D

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 11lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Off the mark in a 2m4f heavy ground bumper last season; well below form in three runs since in maiden hurdle company but not ruled out from a low mark on handicap debut; wears first-time cheekpieces.
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4

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Mrs Underwood

11st 11lb

J: Ambrose McCurtin

T: G Ahern

prominent, soon raced in second, pressed leader 3rd, led narrowly after 4th, headed 6th

16/1

10

6th Nov 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:33 Cork

Mrs Underwood

11st 7lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: G Ahern

Won 2m4f Wexford bumper on heavy ground in the early part of last season; moderate form in two starts over hurdles and has been off for over a year.

25/1

Form: 00700

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 3lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 84

Form & Verdict
Poor form at big odds on all runs so far; tailed off on handicap debut latest.
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11

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Penthouse Poppet

11st 3lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: C A McBratney

prominent

33/1

14th

16

4th Nov 2022

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 30y

13:55 Down Royal

Penthouse Poppet

10st 12lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: C A McBratney

towards rear of midfield, hampered by faller 1st, ridden and weakened before 3 out

50/1

12th

9

27th Oct 2022

Soft

2m 3f 92y

13:45 Clonmel

Penthouse Poppet

11st 7lb

J: Denis O’Regan

T: C A McBratney

always towards rear, not fluent 5th

66/1

Form: /50-90

Last run: 18 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Placed in points but tailed off in four runs for this yard.
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14

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

From This Moment

10st 13lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Philip M Byrne

led, headed but pressed leader after 4th, led again 6th

50/1

11th

8

8th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 7f 55y

16:52 Fairyhouse

From This Moment

11st 2lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Philip M Byrne

in touch with leaders

16/1

9th

10

21st Oct 2022

Yielding

2m 1f 110y

14:25 Sligo

From This Moment

10st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Philip M Byrne

always towards rear, mistake 5 out, no impression 2 out

20/1

OUR TIP

Form: 5-0046 D

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
First reserve; winner on similar ground at Punchestown in February; creditable sixth last time; respected.
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21

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Indie Belle

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Robert Widger

First reserve; winner on similar ground at Punchestown in February; creditable sixth last time; respected.

9

19th Nov 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 2f 40y

14:13 Punchestown

Indie Belle

10st 7lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Robert Widger

Sole win came here in 2m5f handicap in February; safely held of late off modest enough mark and this company looks too hot.

150/1

6th

11

6th Nov 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

16:43 Cork

Indie Belle

10st 6lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Robert Widger

In good form over further on this kind of ground last season and beat useful type over 2m4f at Punchestown in February; modest form lately after summer break but fit and stamina an asset in these conditions.

7/1

Form: PP-065

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 11lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Second reserve; point and bumper winner last season but struggled this term; cheekpieces on for handicap debut.
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22

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Fons Vivus

11st 11lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Padraig Butler

Second reserve; point and bumper winner last season but struggled this term; cheekpieces on for handicap debut.

5th

4

6th Nov 2022

Soft To Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:33 Cork

Fons Vivus

11st 7lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: Padraig Butler

Point winner at Boulta last December and bumper scorer at this venue in January; failed to complete in 2m3f maiden hurdles at Clonmel and Cork in the latter part of last season; no reassurance from runs at Listowel and Killarney; questions to answer now.

25/1

6th

1

2nd Oct 2022

Good

2m 1f 0y

13:00 Killarney

Fons Vivus

11st 7lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: Padraig Butler

prominent in chasing group, slow jump 2nd, ridden but well beaten when not fluent 3 out, mistake 2 out, soon weakened

14/1

Form: 840-06

Last run: 11 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Third reserve; 10-race maiden; shaped like he needed the run on last week's return to action.
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23

26th Nov 2022

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:20 Gowran Park

Kilkenny Star

11st 12lb

J: Brian Hayes

T: C A Murphy

Third reserve; 10-race maiden; shaped like he needed the run on last week's return to action.

6th

15

15th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 3f 165y

15:07 Fairyhouse

Kilkenny Star

11st 10lb

J: Mr J P O’Rourke

T: C A Murphy

Maiden over hurdles after eight starts but has shown enough ability to be competitive in a race of this nature; a squeak if ready after her lay-off.

16/1

Non-runners

Indie Belle, Fons Vivus, Kilkenny Star

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €143.80
Straight Forecast €100.63
Tricast €425.12
Trifecta €0.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Shean Glory

The Irish Sun:

Lonracha

POSTDATA:

Banada Bridge

RP Ratings (IRE):

Shean Glory