January 26 / 13.05 Gowran Park

13.05

Soft

Langtons Kilkenny Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5482.3
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • 23 runners
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Langtons Kilkenny Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 23 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

16/1 (Won)

  • Win: £15.20
  • Place: £3.00

Form: 6965-0 D

Last run: 46 days

W: 11st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Dual winner at this trip on soft but went off the boil last year and will have to improve plenty from last month's Cork return (2m4f).
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5th

1

1st Jun 2024

Soft

2m 5f 180y

17:45 Tramore

Listenheretomejack

12st 0lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Eoin Doyle

in touch with leaders, chased clear leader 10th

9/2

2nd

8

13th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 100y

19:10 Killarney

Listenheretomejack

11st 1lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Eoin Doyle

in touch with leaders, not fluent 6th

6/1

2nd

8

13th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 100y

19:10 Killarney

Listenheretomejack

11st 1lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Eoin Doyle

didn't always jump with fluency, in touch with leaders, prominent after 4 out, ridden after 3 out, went second from 2 out, kept on but no match for winner

6/1

6/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 1P0-12 D

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 11lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 99

Form & Verdict
Winner around this time last year at Limerick and reappeared to score at Thurles last month in good style before finishing a clear second at Limerick (winner won again next time); up a total of 12lb for those two runs and now tried in cheekpieces; respected.
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0

8

25th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:05 Gowran Park

Derridae

11st 9lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: Moses McCabe

Runner-up off 99 in this race last year but not a trace of that form since, most recently in a couple of runs over fences; hard to see him involved on current evidence,

33/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.70

Form: 6U60

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Three Flat wins at about 1m for Ed Dunlop; 4yo's hurdles form not exactly progressive and may want better ground; others preferred on handicap debut.
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7th

9

(8)

14th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 4f 0y

19:43 Cork

By Your Side

8st 7lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Gordon Elliott

Three-time turf winner up to 1m1f when trained in UK; mostly over hurdles for this yard, showing smart form; decent Flat run at Chester 13 months ago; chance even from 2lb out of the handicap.

12/1

8th

9

12th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 0y

14:45 Killarney

By Your Side

10st 11lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Gordon Elliott

Runner-up in decent handicaps at Fairyhouse (behind today's rival Common Practice) and Leopardstown in December; finished behind So Scottish (fourth) when seventh at Leopardstown in February, but one place in front when the pair struggled in the County Hurdle.

12/1

8th

9

12th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 0y

14:45 Killarney

By Your Side

10st 11lb

J: Jake Coen

T: Gordon Elliott

Runner-up in decent handicaps at Fairyhouse (behind today's rival Common Practice) and Leopardstown in December; finished behind So Scottish (fourth) when seventh at Leopardstown in February, but one place in front when the pair struggled in the County Hurdle.

12/1

14/1

  • Place: £3.00

Form: 4-0099 D

Last run: 37 days

W: 11st 3lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict
Last year's third (off 93) has been well below his best of late and plenty of improvement needed.
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4th

18

26th Jan 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:05 Gowran Park

Saga Aravis

11st 3lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: Paul Nolan

prominent, pressed leaders when mistake 2 out, soon outpaced when pushed along, ridden when went fourth run-in

14/1

9th

3

20th Dec 2022

Yielding To Soft

1m 7f 201y

15:06 Naas

Saga Aravis

12st 2lb

J: Mr R James

T: Paul Nolan

in touch with leaders

10/1

Form: 023805

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 9lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 97

Form & Verdict
14-race maiden for the late Andy Lynch with placings last summer at Ballinrobe and Downpatrick; drops in trip and cheekpieces tried on first run for new yard.
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12

21st Apr 2023

Yielding

2m 3f 100y

18:40 Kilbeggan

Park Hind

10st 12lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

8th

8

2nd Apr 2023

Yielding To Soft

2m 2f 165y

15:25 Downpatrick

Park Hind

10st 7lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

led, clear 2nd, much reduced lead 4th, pushed along and headed 2 out, weakened approaching last

12/1

7th

5

2nd Mar 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

15:50 Clonmel

Park Hind

11st 8lb

J: Keith Donoghue

T: Ian Patrick Donoghue

Twice placed over longer distances in the early part of the season for the late Andy Lynch; two outings for this stable suggest she has reasonable prospects of picking up a race at some stage.

10/1

Form: 07-033

Last run: 36 days

W: 11st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict
Second in a bumper at Navan last season and returned in improved form over hurdles in November, placed in Limerick maiden and never-nearer third on handicap debut at Fairyhouse, finishing well under considerate enough handling; 2lb higher here but one for the shortlist.
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0

4

1st Jan 2024

Heavy

3m 0f 50y

13:50 Fairyhouse

Sixhandsinmypocket

11st 7lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: Conor O’Dwyer

led, headed and prominent 2nd, lost position 8th, weakened quickly after 3 out, pulled up home turn

14/1

0

8

28th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 100y

14:30 Tramore

Sixhandsinmypocket

11st 12lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: Conor O’Dwyer

15-race maiden over hurdles; placed four times; made a bright start to chase career when third of 12 finishers over C&D last month; 14-1 chance when fell at the ninth in the Gowran race in which Noble Blue was second; first-time cheekpieces.

8/1

0

7

11th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

12:20 Gowran Park

Sixhandsinmypocket

11st 12lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: Conor O’Dwyer

prominent, in touch with leaders halfway, fell 9th

7/1

Form: 70625 BF

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict
Shaped well when clear second at Clonmel on handicap debut but didn't seem to quite get home when favourite at Fairyhouse; can't be ruled out however off a reasonable mark.
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7th

8

7th Jun 2024

Good

2m 4f 0y

18:20 Clonmel

Warm In Gorey

11st 12lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

Winning hurdler over this trip last summer and has been placed in three of his four starts in beginnners' chases; experience will be an asset and should be thereabouts.

8/1

3rd

8

24th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 100y

18:35 Downpatrick

Warm In Gorey

11st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: P J Rothwell

Dual hurdle winner last year, including when awarded a race on disqualification at this track; solid efforts on all three chase starts and a repeat of the best of those should see him go close.

4/1

3rd

8

24th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 100y

18:35 Downpatrick

Warm In Gorey

11st 12lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: P J Rothwell

Dual hurdle winner last year, including when awarded a race on disqualification at this track; solid efforts on all three chase starts and a repeat of the best of those should see him go close.

4/1

Form: /F-393

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 13lb

13 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict
Veteran has been lightly raced in recent years but retains ability on evidence of staying-on third in 2m6f Tramore handicap hurdle on New Year's Day; yet to win over this minimum trip so opposable.
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6

31st May 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

20:00 Wexford

Southerner

11st 9lb

J: Mr W T Cronin

T: William Cronin

Veteran has been lightly raced in recent years but retains ability on evidence of staying-on third in 2m6f Tramore handicap hurdle on New Year's Day; trip inadequate last time.

25/1

8th

5

26th Jan 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:05 Gowran Park

Southerner

11st 13lb

J: Mr W T Cronin

T: William Cronin

Veteran has been lightly raced in recent years but retains ability on evidence of staying-on third in 2m6f Tramore handicap hurdle on New Year's Day; yet to win over this minimum trip so opposable.

16/1

3rd

1

1st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 5f 170y

13:40 Tramore

Southerner

12st 0lb

J: Mr W T Cronin

T: William Cronin

towards rear of midfield

10/1

Form: 40000

Last run: 61 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Point-to-point winner shaped promisingly on bumper debut in May but maiden hurdle form so far underwhelming; could have more to offer now entering handicaps but may want further.
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0

8

30th Nov 2023

Yielding

2m 6f 0y

13:15 Thurles

Getaway Train

10st 5lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Donal Hassett

Struggling in handicap hurdles when last seen in May; won a maiden point but hard to make a case for him.

20/1

3

30th May 2023

Good

2m 6f 13y

20:00 Ballinrobe

Getaway Train

11st 10lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Donal Hassett

Point winner who is 0-8 under rules and he was 33-1 when always behind in Bugscuffle's race here earlier this month.

33/1

Form: 6/86

Last run: 28 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Experienced 78-rated maiden on Flat who made a pleasing enough return to hurdles at Punchestown in November but never sighted at Leopardstown over Christmas; hasn't looked a natural jumper so needs to improve now against more experienced rivals on handicap debut but potential for more.
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5th

2

(3)

23rd Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 4f 100y

19:15 Gowran Park

Away To Sea

9st 9lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph G Murphy

Several good efforts at Killarney in 2021 and 2022, including second place in a 1m6f premier handicap; also ran well at over 2m1f at that venue on the first of two starts last season; not seen since unplaced run at Listowel last June; could be one for Killarney next month.

6/1

5th

2

(3)

23rd Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 4f 100y

19:15 Gowran Park

Away To Sea

9st 9lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph G Murphy

Several good efforts at Killarney in 2021 and 2022, including second place in a 1m6f premier handicap; also ran well at over 2m1f at that venue on the first of two starts last season; not seen since unplaced run at Listowel last June; could be one for Killarney next month.

6/1

7th

1

(3)

4th Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 40y

15:07 Listowel

Away To Sea

10st 5lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: Joseph G Murphy

took keen hold, prominent, soon in touch with leaders

13/2

Form: 0-5960

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Promise in maidens and on second handicap start at Clonmel but faded tamely at Limerick over Christmas; tried hooded now.
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4

7th Jun 2024

Good

2m 0f 85y

17:50 Clonmel

McGrath From Clune

11st 7lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Robert Tyner

Maiden over hurdles; beat Lake Chad over 2m2f at Thurles in November and second off this mark back there in the spring; well beaten over hurdles the only time he ran on good ground; hood worn lately left off.

7/1

10th

6

9th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 110y

18:10 Tipperary

McGrath From Clune

11st 8lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Robert Tyner

took keen hold, midfield, mistake 3rd, no impression after 3 out

8/1

10th

6

9th May 2024

Yielding

2m 0f 110y

18:10 Tipperary

McGrath From Clune

11st 8lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Robert Tyner

took keen hold, midfield, mistake 3rd, no impression after 3 out

8/1

Form: 63-5

Last run: 79 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Unexposed mare entering handicaps, shaping with promise at Punchestown last season and can be expected to come on for comeback run at Fairyhouse; one to note for market support.
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1st

2

7th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

15:00 Fairyhouse

Miss Pronunciation

11st 11lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Padraig Roche

Has left all previous form behind with two handicap hurdle wins this season and the form of her recent Punchestown win looks rock solid; more required but can continue on her upward curve.

4/1

1st

5

16th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 107y

14:40 Punchestown

Miss Pronunciation

11st 9lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Padraig Roche

prominent in chasing group

11/4

1st

6

21st Oct 2023

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:40 Limerick

Miss Pronunciation

11st 6lb

J: Mark Walsh

T: Padraig Roche

Some maiden promise but didn't count on handicap debut at Gowran back in January; unexposed and open to improvement though market likely best guide on return.

8/1

Form: 901670

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict
Surprise winner of a 2m5f handicap at Limerick in November; has struggled a bit in three starts since however under forcing tactics; back down in trip here and remains opposable.
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1st

4

15th Jun 2024

Good

2m 7f 150y

16:35 Downpatrick

Chainofconsequence

11st 4lb

J: Philip Donovan

T: Michael J McDonagh

Is 1-15 over fences; 4lb above his last winning mark, a handicap chase success at Limerick; may prefer it a bit softer but not ruled out.

7/1

5th

8

7th Jun 2024

Good

2m 4f 0y

19:20 Clonmel

Chainofconsequence

11st 3lb

J: Mr A P Ryan

T: Michael J McDonagh

Hurdle and chase winner at Limerick; didn't jump well but a decent effort back there last time (1.75l behind Cosmic Blizzard); can go close with a better round.

5/1

3rd

7

23rd May 2024

Good

2m 6f 160y

20:00 Limerick

Chainofconsequence

11st 3lb

J: Mr A P Ryan

T: Michael J McDonagh

didn't always jump with fluency, took keen hold, in touch with leaders, prominent when slightly hampered 4th, joined leader when left in lead 9th, clear before 3 out

8/1

33/1

Form: 8/P40/ D

Last run: 1176 days

W: 11st 9lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 97

Form & Verdict
Fair sort under both codes on her day with Jessica Harrington, last win coming in Galway mares' handicap hurdle in August 2018 off 100; absent for well over 3 years and can only be watched on first start for current trainer.
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18th

8

(15)

22nd Apr 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 5f 0y

17:10 Navan

Rovetta

9st 10lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Michael Mulvany

pushed along briefly, in touch with leaders, some headway when pushed along on outer home turn, weakened 3f out

20/1

9th

10

26th Mar 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 50y

13:50 Limerick

Rovetta

10st 4lb

J: Alan King

T: Peter McCreery

prominent in chasing group, headway 2nd

16/1

17th

12

12th Mar 2023

Soft

1m 7f 89y

15:07 Naas

Rovetta

11st 4lb

J: Gearoid Brouder

T: Peter McCreery

Won three races for Jessica Harrington when in the form of her life in August 2018; off for three years before reappearance at Gowran in January; could be given some sort of chance on the evidence of two Clonmel outings in recent weeks.

10/1

Form: -90927 CD

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 9lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict
First of two wins over hurdles (heavy) came over C&D and although on a long losing streak did show plenty when second at Naas last month; Tramore circuit may not have suited last time so respected back at this more galloping track.
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6th

9

15th Jun 2024

Good

2m 5f 180y

14:50 Downpatrick

Mastermind

11st 12lb

J: Mr L P Shanahan

T: Alan Fleming

Losing run since 2018 and best form is on softer ground; has never won fresh and best watched on yard debut.

25/1

6th

4

17th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

15:45 Wexford

Mastermind

11st 7lb

J: Harry Cleary

T: Charles O’Brien

soon prominent, disputed lead from 6th, led narrowly or disputed lead after 10th, headed when weakened before 2 out

8/1

5th

4

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

16:50 Fairyhouse

Mastermind

11st 9lb

J: Harry Cleary

T: Charles O’Brien

Record of two from 54; very inconsistent; respected on his good second in a handicap hurdle at Naas in December but anyone's guess if he can reproduce.

14/1

Form: 652556

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict
Merit in first two runs in maiden hurdles in November, testing ground may not have been ideal at Limerick last time; has fair share of weight on handicap debut.
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7

21st May 2024

Good

2m 7f 144y

17:00 Punchestown

Song For My Father

11st 4lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Ross O’Sullivan

Runner-up in 2m4f Listowel bumper on good ground is now 0-5 hurdling, possibly needed recent Ballinrobe comeback run; more expected of here.

10/1

Form: 71P090 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 4lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Four time winner over hurdles and fences but recent hurdles form not encouraging.
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6th

6

7th Jun 2024

Good

2m 0f 85y

17:50 Clonmel

Ricky Langford

11st 1lb

J: Charlie O’Dwyer

T: P J Rothwell

Six-time winner, twice over fences, and good ground is fine; was running a respectable race when exiting at the last at Ballinrobe and might be coming to hand.

15/2

8

27th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 136y

19:00 Ballinrobe

Ricky Langford

10st 0lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

midfield, mistake 4 out

12/1

8

27th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 136y

19:00 Ballinrobe

Ricky Langford

10st 0lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

midfield, mistake 4 out

12/1

Form: 050

Last run: 31 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict
Has come up against some smart types in three qualifying maiden runs, much the best being Cork fifth to Irish Point; potential improver now switched to handicaps.
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13th

2

25th Feb 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 23y

15:20 Fairyhouse

After The Roar

11st 11lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Emmet Mullins

in rear, shaken up after 7th, pushed along and held before 2 out

5/1

18th

6

26th Jan 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

13:05 Gowran Park

After The Roar

11st 12lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Emmet Mullins

Has come up against some smart types in three qualifying maiden runs, much the best being Cork fifth to Irish Point; potential improver now switched to handicaps.

7/1

17th

1

26th Dec 2022

Yielding To Soft

2m 0f 0y

12:00 Leopardstown

After The Roar

11st 7lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Emmet Mullins

Took a step forward on latest of two runs in Cork maidens in November but lots more likely required here.

50/1

Form: 28115- D

Last run: 521 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Came of age on good ground in summer of 2021, registering back-to-back wins at Killarney and Ballinrobe; 11lb rise and slightly longer trip took it's toll at latter venue subsequently and returns from a break here with talented in-form claiming rider a positive, although ground may not be ideal.
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1st

5

10th Jun 2024

Good

1m 7f 142y

18:18 Roscommon

Baltinglass Hill

11st 9lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: P J Rothwell

Two wins were gained back to back three seasons ago; recent form at Downpatrick and Ballinrobe respectable, but not quite good enough to inspire support.

8/1

4th

12

24th May 2024

Good

2m 2f 185y

17:35 Downpatrick

Baltinglass Hill

10st 10lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

Won twice in 2021 but inconsistent since, though running well at times, including over fences; not a bad return at Ballinrobe and has a squeak.

11/1

4th

12

24th May 2024

Good

2m 2f 185y

17:35 Downpatrick

Baltinglass Hill

10st 10lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: P J Rothwell

Won twice in 2021 but inconsistent since, though running well at times, including over fences; not a bad return at Ballinrobe and has a squeak.

11/1

Form: 8-60

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Lightly raced 5yo beaten a long way in maidens; may need more time.
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0

9

27th Jul 2023

Soft

2m 6f 0y

18:35 Limerick

Portland Row

11st 2lb

J: Gavin Brouder

T: J A Nash

Seven-race maiden who hasn't progressed since sent into handicaps; mark on the decline but plenty to prove right now.

16/1

17

9th Jul 2023

Good

3m 1f 88y

16:55 Sligo

Portland Row

10st 2lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: J A Nash

Third reserve; maiden after 7 hurdle tries; is dropping down the handicap but still needs to find more.

17

31st May 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

20:00 Wexford

Portland Row

10st 11lb

J: P J O’Hanlon

T: J A Nash

Form: 9P8-35

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
First reserve; well held in maidens, including a remote third at Cork two starts back; didn't seem to stay last time over further; drops back in trip for handicap debut.
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12th

6

15th May 2024

Good

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Tipperary

Wee Charlie

11st 13lb

J: Oakley Brown

T: Thomas Gibney

Won a competitive handicap hurdle at Naas 14 months ago; mixed results chasing before running well enough in a 2m3f handicap hurdle at Limerick last month; a case can certainly be made but more rain would help his cause.

10/1

12th

6

15th May 2024

Good

2m 0f 0y

18:30 Tipperary

Wee Charlie

11st 13lb

J: Oakley Brown

T: Thomas Gibney

Won a competitive handicap hurdle at Naas 14 months ago; mixed results chasing before running well enough in a 2m3f handicap hurdle at Limerick last month; a case can certainly be made but more rain would help his cause.

10/1

4th

1

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 0y

18:20 Limerick

Wee Charlie

12st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

towards rear, headway after 3 out, prominent behind clear leader on near side of group before 2 out, weakened run-in

8/1

Form: -22834

Last run: 2 days

W: 11st 2lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
Second reserve; mudlark on the Flat is now 0-10 hurdling but best effort for some time when third at Punchestown last month, coming home strongly; okay fourth at Down Royal on Tuesday, again never on terms.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

6

14th Aug 2023

Yielding

2m 0f 143y

18:50 Ballinrobe

Thefaithfulindian

11st 6lb

J: Simon Torrens

T: Aidan Anthony Howard

Three-time Flat winner whose losing run goes back to 2020; well held in that discipline recently after a lengthy break but could strip fitter here and can make a case on some of her hurdling form (0-12).

8/1

8th

8

(12)

28th Jul 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 4f 175y

20:00 Down Royal

Thefaithfulindian

9st 7lb

J: Jack Cleary

T: Aidan Anthony Howard

dwelt start, towards rear

33/1

OUR TIP

Form: /5667- D

Last run: 486 days

W: 11st 1lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Third reserve; dual Tramore winner, including over fences back in April; good bit to find on Roscommon run when last seen in September.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

8

31st May 2024

Soft

2m 5f 145y

19:50 Tramore

Port Rashid

11st 6lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: Timothy Townend

Runner-up at Ballinrobe last summer but has lost his way since and well held over fences here latest.

16/1

9th

7

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 180y

18:40 Tramore

Port Rashid

11st 7lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: Timothy Townend

Dual course winner including beginners chase over this trip; ground against him of late so respected if the ground dries out.

8/1

9th

7

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 180y

18:40 Tramore

Port Rashid

11st 7lb

J: Miss J Townend

T: Timothy Townend

Dual course winner including beginners chase over this trip; ground against him of late so respected if the ground dries out.

8/1

Non-runners

Wee Charlie, Thefaithfulindian, Port Rashid

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €131.30
Straight Forecast €97.49
Tricast €950.38
Trifecta €1395.80

Selections

RP Ratings (IRE):

By Your Side

The Irish Sun:

After The Roar

SPOTLIGHT:

Sixhandsinmypocket

POSTDATA:

By Your Side