August 24 / 18.20 Leopardstown

18.20

Good

Bulmers Live At Leopardstown Handicap

  • Prize money: £6004.42
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • 11 runners
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Bulmers Live At Leopardstown Handicap

Runners: 11 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

8/1 (Won)

  • Win: £7.40
  • Place: £2.50

Form: 001297 C

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Back to form when winning a 1m handicap here in June and when second over this trip at the Curragh; decent effort back at the Curragh last time; dropped 1lb here and likely to be ridden prominently from the inside draw.
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Verdict Starting price

7th

1

(8)

7th Jun 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:40 Fairyhouse

Hightimeyouwon

10st 0lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

towards rear, dropped to last when pushed along over 3f out

7/1

9th

5

(15)

24th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

19:20 Curragh

Hightimeyouwon

9st 5lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Back to something like his best last year, winning three times and in good form on all-weather through the winter, landing a 7f Dundalk handicap in March; may have needed this month's return but probably on a tough enough mark in a race this competitive.

20/1

9th

5

(15)

24th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

19:20 Curragh

Hightimeyouwon

9st 5lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Back to something like his best last year, winning three times and in good form on all-weather through the winter, landing a 7f Dundalk handicap in March; may have needed this month's return but probably on a tough enough mark in a race this competitive.

20/1

6/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 776542 D

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict
Six wins to his credit but deeply frustrating for his current trainer, no more so than when closing to a half-length here last week after yet another slow start; good draw here for a hold-up horse and off this mark he should be thereabouts.
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3rd

7

(14)

13th Jun 2024

Good

0m 7f 47y

19:00 Leopardstown

Half Nutz

9st 10lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Adrian McGuinness

midfield, headway and in touch with leaders on inner 3f out, waiting for room over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, went third final 110yds

12/1

11th

9

(14)

5th Jun 2024

Good

0m 6f 63y

20:00 Curragh

Half Nutz

9st 11lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Adrian McGuinness

Six-time winner but on a long losing run and nearly always starts slowly; finished a few lengths behind Distillate over 7f last week.

22/1

8

(12)

31st May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

18:30 Down Royal

Half Nutz

9st 8lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Adrian McGuinness

Beaten just over 5l at Limerick two weeks ago but this six-time winner has become a hard horse to catch right.

20/1

8/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 009310 CD

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 78

Form & Verdict
Three-time winner, most recently when just lasting out in a C&D handicap last month; below form at Galway last time when reportedly hanging left; acts on any ground and can be expected to do much better here.
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5th

7

(8)

13th Jun 2024

Good

0m 7f 47y

18:30 Leopardstown

Eastern Wind

9st 4lb

J: Alyse Clarke

T: T G McCourt

midfield, headway and prominent after 2f, pressed leader halfway, weakened 1f out

16/1

8th

13

(2)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Eastern Wind

8st 11lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

chased clear leader

12/1

8th

13

(2)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Eastern Wind

8st 11lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

chased clear leader, outpaced over 2f out, weakened final furlong

12/1

4th
13 (2)
Mogwli

25/1

Form: 897097

Last run: 12 days

W: 8st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict
Four-time winner struggling to find his best form of late; coming down the handicap but likely to be better on softer ground later in the year; 1lb wrong.
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6th

2

(4)

29th May 2024

Soft

0m 7f 20y

15:03 Tipperary

Mogwli

10st 1lb

J: Megan Telford-Kelly

T: W McCreery

Likes an ease; fine seasonal debut when second in a 23-runner Curragh contest in March but not as good since; on an okay mark so don't rule out a bounce back to form.

14/1

10th

11

(14)

6th May 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:45 Curragh

Mogwli

9st 9lb

J: Danny Power

T: W McCreery

dwelt start, slightly awkward start, towards rear, bit short of room after 1f, kept on from over 1f out, nearest finish

8/1

10th

11

(14)

6th May 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

16:45 Curragh

Mogwli

9st 9lb

J: Danny Power

T: W McCreery

dwelt start, slightly awkward start, towards rear, bit short of room after 1f, kept on from over 1f out, nearest finish

8/1

Form: 447506 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 8st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict
Consistent enough without winning this season and down to a lowest ever mark here with a good 7lb claimer up; probable stable second-string but capable of a big run if putting his best foot forward.
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14

(13)

30th May 2024

Good

0m 6f 25y

20:30 Fairyhouse

Gegenpressing

9st 2lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

Likes to go right handed and he overcame a wide draw in good fashion at Sligo last month (yielding to soft); 4lb rise is fine but stall 13 might not be; still more appealing than most.

13/2

1st

11

(16)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

0m 5f 160y

14:50 Sligo

Gegenpressing

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

started quickly, soon in touch with leaders, headway on near side of group from over 2f out, led and ridden over 1f out, soon clear, reduced lead towards finish, always doing enough

14/1

1st

11

(16)

5th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

0m 5f 160y

14:50 Sligo

Gegenpressing

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Eddie & Patrick Harty

started quickly, soon in touch with leaders, headway on near side of group from over 2f out, led and ridden over 1f out, soon clear, reduced lead towards finish, always doing enough

14/1

5/1

Form: -00321 D

Last run: 61 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 74

Form & Verdict
Gained second career win at Limerick in June and all her best form is over this trip; has missed a few engagements due to ground including here last week; likely to go close if she turns up.
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6th

4

(8)

24th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

17:40 Gowran Park

Lady Arwen

9st 0lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Conor O’Dwyer

Has performed okay on heavy ground but also bypassed engagements due to testing conditions and all her three wins were on good or yielding; looks best watched back from a break.

14/1

7th
12 (8)
Ferrybank

7/1

Form: -08232 CD BF

Last run: 9 days

W: 8st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict
Unlucky not to get his head in front this summer; touched off by a subsequent winner (Amanirenas third) over C&D in June and again ran well when runner-up in a 1m handicap at Dundalk last week; up 3lb for those two runs and likely to be thereabouts once more.
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14th

9

(18)

24th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Curragh

Ferrybank

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: T M Walsh

Just 1-20 on turf but in cracking form, winning on AW in March and going close over 1m at Leopardstown last week; up 3lb but should be in the mix once again.

13/2

14th

9

(18)

24th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Curragh

Ferrybank

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: T M Walsh

Just 1-20 on turf but in cracking form, winning on AW in March and going close over 1m at Leopardstown last week; up 3lb but should be in the mix once again.

13/2

2nd

3

(4)

17th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:25 Leopardstown

Ferrybank

10st 1lb

J: W J Lee

T: T M Walsh

led, faced challenges when ridden over 1f out, headed towards finish

9/2

7/1

Form: 513818 CD BF

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 74

Form & Verdict
Up 15lb for wins this summer over this trip here and at Fairyhouse; mid-division over C&D last week off this mark and might just be best watched for now.
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8th

8

(6)

7th Jun 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:40 Fairyhouse

Amanirenas

8st 7lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: M C Grassick

C&D winner last season and back to form on fifth start this campaign when scoring here eight days ago over 6f, cajoled along to assert late on (first two clear); 8lb rise seems on the harsh side though and upped in grade here.

8/1

2

(8)

30th May 2024

Good

0m 6f 25y

20:30 Fairyhouse

Amanirenas

10st 0lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: M C Grassick

Has always looked a 7f performer and she's been running moderately over that far and 6f.

40/1

10th

15

(2)

11th May 2024

Good To Yielding

0m 5f 205y

15:05 Naas

Amanirenas

8st 9lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: M C Grassick

All three wins over 7f and struggled this term.

50/1

Form: 415403

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict
Busy since the beginning of June, winning at Limerick and going down to a narrow defeat over 6f at the Curragh 12 days ago; decent draw and should be thereabouts.
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10th

2

(14)

29th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:25 Dundalk (AW)

Furnace Creek

10st 2lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

Dual turf winner over about 6f wasn't beaten far in first-time cheekpieces here last time; needs more from 1lb lower with the headgear removed.

12/1

8th

9

(5)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

17:10 Dundalk (AW)

Furnace Creek

9st 9lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: Joseph Anthony Murray

ducked right start, soon prominent

14/1

10/1

Form: 601026 C

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
Rejuvenated this season with his drop in the handicap, winning over 1m here in May and narrowly beaten over 1m2f at Roscommon; back to 7f after a poor run over 1m1f here last time and capable of being very competitive.
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10th

2

(2)

6th Jun 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

19:30 Leopardstown

Chavajod

10st 0lb

J: Ross Coakley

T: D P Coakley

C&D winner was in good form on AW over the winter, winning twice over a mile; not a bad effort over 1m2f here on return and can go well back to this trip off his last winning mark.

10/1

5th

8

(5)

12th May 2024

Good

1m 2f 0y

16:45 Leopardstown

Chavajod

9st 2lb

J: Ross Coakley

T: D P Coakley

Two turf wins and won twice on the AW during the winter in 1m handicaps; does stay this far but he's thoroughly exposed and others are more intriguing.

14/1

5th

8

(5)

12th May 2024

Good

1m 2f 0y

16:45 Leopardstown

Chavajod

9st 2lb

J: Ross Coakley

T: D P Coakley

Two turf wins and won twice on the AW during the winter in 1m handicaps; does stay this far but he's thoroughly exposed and others are more intriguing.

14/1

Form: 6R-270

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Ran a cracker from the front on his stable debut when runner-up to today's rival Amanirenas over C&D in June; below form in two runs since but the return to good ground will aid his chance today; should go well.
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13th

13

(10)

2nd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:55 Dundalk (AW)

Invincible Larne

9st 4lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: E McNamara

midfield

22/1

14th

5

(10)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:35 Dundalk (AW)

Invincible Larne

9st 10lb

J: Robbie Colgan

T: E McNamara

Won three on AW and two on turf in Britain (sprint trips); promising debut for John McConnell last summer but never reproduced that form and left yard after finishing fourth in claimer here last month; tongue tie tried on yard debut.

14/1

4th

13

(14)

6th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

15:45 Dundalk (AW)

Invincible Larne

9st 1lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Won three on AW and two on turf in Britain (all over sprint trips); made a promising debut for this yard when second at Leopardstown in June; not at that level since; sixth in two 1m claimers last month; needs to find extra.

8/1

Non-runners

Coins Cross, Mulgrave

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €41.80
Straight Forecast €32.22
Tricast €190.96
Trifecta €208.50

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

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TOPSPEED:

Hightimeyouwon

RP RATINGS (IRE):

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POSTDATA:

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The Irish Sun:

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