November 01 / 16.00 Dundalk (AW)

16.00

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Christmas Party Nights At Dundalk Stadium Handicap (Div I)

  • Prize money: £5221.24
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • 14 runners
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Christmas Party Nights At Dundalk Stadium Handicap (Div I)

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Showers

10/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.10
  • Place: £1.40

Form: 009004 CD

Last run: 50 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict
A win and two seconds over C&D in the spring and will enjoy return to this surface; ran okay when last seen at Galway in September.
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5th

10

(12)

17th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:55 Leopardstown

Storm Eric

9st 3lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Jamie Flynn

Very consistent on the AW throughout the autumn and winter, never finishing out of the first four in seven starts from 7f to 1m4f; much lower rating on turf but not without reason; big chance if he can bring his AW form.

10/1

5th

10

(12)

17th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:55 Leopardstown

Storm Eric

9st 3lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Jamie Flynn

Very consistent on the AW throughout the autumn and winter, never finishing out of the first four in seven starts from 7f to 1m4f; much lower rating on turf but not without reason; big chance if he can bring his AW form.

10/1

4th

10

(1)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:30 Dundalk (AW)

Storm Eric

9st 2lb

J: James Ryan

T: Jamie Flynn

midfield, headway up the centre 2f out, challenging over 1f out, briefly went second inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

5/1

7/2

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 0R8-72 C

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Long time winless but goes well here and just pipped over C&D last week on second run back from layoff; has trap 1 again and runs off same mark before revised rating kicks in; both wins came under Keane.
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7th

3

(6)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

International Lady

10st 0lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Kevin Michael Smith

C&D winner; did well to make up a lot of ground when beaten 1l here last week; up 1lb and while her losing run of nearly three years is off-putting, she can't be ruled out.

7/1

7th

3

(6)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

International Lady

10st 0lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Kevin Michael Smith

C&D winner; did well to make up a lot of ground when beaten 1l here last week; up 1lb and while her losing run of nearly three years is off-putting, she can't be ruled out.

7/1

4th

2

(12)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

International Lady

9st 13lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Kevin Michael Smith

No wins since back-to-back handicap success in spring 2021; second in two 7f handicaps here in October/November; unplaced on final two starts last year.

10/1

10/1

  • Place: £2.80

Form: 401190 D

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
One placed effort on AW; 7f is her trip and won on soft and good turf in July; held since.
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4th

6

(10)

13th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 148y

17:25 Roscommon

Golden Days

9st 7lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford & T Collins

Triple turf 7f winner has been running well on AW over the winter without winning; has a solid shout back on turf and seems ground-versatile.

7/2

4th

6

(10)

13th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 148y

17:25 Roscommon

Golden Days

9st 7lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford & T Collins

Triple turf 7f winner has been running well on AW over the winter without winning; has a solid shout back on turf and seems ground-versatile.

7/2

3rd

8

(5)

31st Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:05 Dundalk (AW)

Golden Days

9st 5lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: M Halford & T Collins

Two turf wins last summer over this trip, on good at Fairyhouse and soft at Gowran; third on both C&D attempts in November, including in a race won by today's rival River Derwent; fair chance of turning the tables judged on overall form.

100/30

15/2

Form: 443805 CD

Last run: 40 days

W: 8st 12lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
A regular here where two of his five wins have come over this trip; only beaten 1l when fifth over 1m here last time; will be played late.
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11th

11

(4)

12th Apr 2024

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0m 7f 0y

18:10 Dundalk (AW)

Tynamite

9st 4lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: David Marnane

Six wins at this track and ran a cracker over C&D last time off this mark, 1.75l behind today's rival Ferrybank; is 6lb better off with that rival today, so a solid chance.

9/2

11th

11

(4)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

18:10 Dundalk (AW)

Tynamite

9st 4lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: David Marnane

Six wins at this track and ran a cracker over C&D last time off this mark, 1.75l behind today's rival Ferrybank; is 6lb better off with that rival today, so a solid chance.

9/2

3rd

9

(7)

22nd Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Tynamite

9st 5lb

J: Luke McAteer

T: David Marnane

soon midfield, headway towards near side over 1f out, kept on inside final 110yds

20/1

Form: 870700 C

Last run: 95 days

W: 8st 12lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Mare won three sprints when blinkered here in 2021 and second over 6f here in February; ran okay over this trip at Leopardstown during the summer; back from a break and well handicapped on best form; new headgear.
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3rd

2

(4)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Theriverrunsdeep

10st 1lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Seamus G O’Donnell

midfield, headway on far side of group under 2f out, switched right and kept on final 110yds, no match for first two

5/1

3rd

2

(4)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

17:05 Dundalk (AW)

Theriverrunsdeep

10st 1lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Seamus G O’Donnell

midfield, headway on far side of group under 2f out, switched right and kept on final 110yds, no match for first two

5/1

2nd

14

(16)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

16:55 Dundalk (AW)

Theriverrunsdeep

8st 11lb

J: Ronan Whelan

T: Seamus G O’Donnell

prominent on outer, challenging when switched right 2f out, kept on but no match for winner

8/1

Form: 818607 CD

Last run: 40 days

W: 8st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
Grand handicapper has won five times here, twice over this trip; not a bad run without headgear over 1m here last time and goes well for this rider.
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9th

12

(6)

16th May 2024

Soft To Heavy

0m 6f 150y

14:05 Limerick

Sunset Nova

8st 8lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

Ten career wins but Dundalk form getting more patchy despite coming down the handicap; first run on turf since August; others preferred.

25/1

9th

12

(6)

16th May 2024

Soft To Heavy

0m 6f 150y

14:05 Limerick

Sunset Nova

8st 8lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

Ten career wins but Dundalk form getting more patchy despite coming down the handicap; first run on turf since August; others preferred.

25/1

9th

13

(15)

13th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:20 Dundalk (AW)

Sunset Nova

8st 12lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

in touch with leaders, prominent halfway, weakened over 1f out

7/1

Form: -06005

Last run: 56 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Modest form so far although still early days; half-sister won on AW and cheekpieces added for first try on the surface.
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13th

14

(2)

15th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

17:40 Dundalk (AW)

Contradanza

9st 0lb

J: Oisin McSweeney

T: John Patrick Hayes

Quite lightly raced 4yo filly quickly made her way down to basement mark and now takes a marked step up in trip; 3lb wrong.

12/1

7th

9

(8)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Contradanza

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: John Patrick Hayes

Modest form so far although still early days; half-sister won on AW and cheekpieces added for first try on the surface.

25/1

Form: 6-4721 D

Last run: 56 days

W: 9st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Has placed form here; made all to beat 24 rivals at Cork eight weeks ago and race has worked out well but big hike in the ratings means he's vulnerable now.
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8th

3

(5)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Han Solo

9st 11lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Augustine Leahy

Has placed form here; made all to beat 24 rivals at Cork eight weeks ago and race has worked out well but big hike in the ratings means he's vulnerable now.

8/1

1st

22

(10)

6th Sep 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

19:40 Cork

Han Solo

8st 12lb

J: Jamie Powell

T: Augustine Leahy

Sole win was gained over 1m here in 2020; often runs well and was just denied off this mark at Killarney last time over 1m; this trip suits well; player.

15/2

OUR TIP

8/1

Form: 671290 D

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 1lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 65

Form & Verdict
Trip is right and, as well as winning on soft, was second in a big field at the Curragh on good; tongue-tie fitted for AW debut.
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9th

2

(13)

13th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 148y

16:55 Roscommon

Gosford

9st 13lb

J: James Ryan

T: Edward Lynam

Won over 7f on soft at Gowran last year and some good runs in defeat since up to 1m; should go well if at his best on return.

11/1

9th

2

(13)

13th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 148y

16:55 Roscommon

Gosford

9st 13lb

J: James Ryan

T: Edward Lynam

Won over 7f on soft at Gowran last year and some good runs in defeat since up to 1m; should go well if at his best on return.

11/1

3rd

1

(14)

8th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Gosford

10st 1lb

J: James Ryan

T: Edward Lynam

held up in last, steady headway from over 2f out, prominent when switched left over 1f out, soon went second, no extra inside final 110yds

5/1

11/2

Form: 404062

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 61

Form & Verdict
Maiden was in good form this time last year and stepped up this season's turf efforts when second to in-form rival over C&D on AW debut; now 4lb higher.
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13th

3

(12)

10th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Stormie Outlook

9st 12lb

J: W J Lee

T: E J O’Grady

towards rear

9/1

10th

2

(7)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Stormie Outlook

9st 12lb

J: W J Lee

T: E J O’Grady

Maiden was in good form this time last year and stepped up this season's turf efforts when second to in-form rival over C&D on AW debut; now 4lb higher.

11/2

2nd

6

(10)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Stormie Outlook

9st 8lb

J: W J Lee

T: E J O’Grady

A 13-race maiden on the Flat; not a bad run when beaten roughly 5l last month but a drop in trip looks against her.

12/1

14/1

Form: 607487 CD

Last run: 112 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
C&D nursery winner just under a year ago and some fair efforts on turf in the summer; gelded since last seen in July.
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13th

11

(9)

20th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

17:45 Dundalk (AW)

Happenstance

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Patrick J Flynn

Nursery winner over 7f here last year; no real impression in handicaps this year or in two starts over hurdles of late when not settling..

33/1

5th

4

10th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 185y

12:15 Cork

Happenstance

11st 0lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Patrick J Flynn

Nursery winner over 7f at Dundalk last year; never better than fourth in seven handicap runs at a modest level this year; raced much too keenly and folded tamely on hurdling debut at Punchestown.

33/1

8th

3

16th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 0f 107y

13:30 Punchestown

Happenstance

11st 0lb

J: G B Noonan

T: Patrick J Flynn

led, took keen hold and clear from 2nd, jumped slightly left 4th, reduced lead 3 out, headed 2 out, weakened quickly before last

20/1

Form: 0966

Last run: 33 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Fair sixth here on handicap debut where he didn't see out 1m; this trip might suit better and he's obviously open to improvement.
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12th

14

(3)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Tip The Can

8st 11lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: Damian Joseph English

Fair sixth here on handicap debut where he didn't see out 1m; this trip might suit better and he's obviously open to improvement.

16/1

6th

14

(10)

29th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Tip The Can

8st 9lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Damian Joseph English

Tailed off over further at Navan; stable-mate (third reserve) would have stronger claims if sneaking in.

25/1

6th

8

(6)

15th Jul 2023

Good To Yielding

1m 2f 0y

15:35 Navan

Tip The Can

9st 5lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: Damian Joseph English

in rear

200/1

Form: 099090

Last run: 56 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
Caught the eye on handicap debut at the Curragh back in June but hasn't built on that; new headgear combination for first try on AW.
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13th

10

(12)

6th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Famous Enough

8st 12lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Liam G O’Brien

Maiden after 10 starts hasn't shown enough lately to be of interest.

22/1

13th

7

(10)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Famous Enough

8st 13lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: Liam G O’Brien

Caught the eye on handicap debut at the Curragh back in June but hasn't built on that; new headgear combination for first try on AW.

20/1

Form: 06-000 CD

Last run: 162 days

W: 8st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Dual course winner, including over this trip; lightly raced last couple of seasons and mostly below-par apart from one decent C&D run last winter; first run since May.
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14th

10

(12)

1st Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

16:00 Dundalk (AW)

Gormanston

8st 12lb

J: Wesley Joyce

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

Dual course winner, including over this trip; lightly raced last couple of seasons and mostly below-par apart from one decent C&D run last winter; first run since May.

20/1

11th

9

(1)

23rd May 2023

Good

1m 1f 100y

16:35 Gowran Park

Gormanston

8st 10lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: Nigel Thomas Slevin

led narrowly

20/1

Non-runners

Super Cub, River Derwent, Finke River

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €17.70
Straight Forecast €13.48
Tricast €94.65
Trifecta €188.20

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Tynamite

The Irish Sun:

Stormie Outlook

SPOTLIGHT:

International Lady

POSTDATA:

Tynamite