April 11 / 16.55 Limerick

16.55

Heavy

Locke Burger Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £5386.96
  • 2m 3f 0y
  • 15 runners
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Locke Burger Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Rain

14/1 (Won)

  • Win: £3.90
  • Place: £1.70

Form: 697

Last run: 56 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Jumping is a source of concern based on maiden hurdle evidence; leading point-to-point rider claims 7lb; may be capable of improvement.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

6

18th May 2024

Soft

3m 0f 50y

16:00 Wexford

King Of Cong

11st 8lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Terence O’Brien

prominent

10/1

4th

6

18th May 2024

Soft

3m 0f 50y

16:00 Wexford

King Of Cong

11st 8lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Terence O’Brien

prominent

10/1

2

19th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 91y

19:37 Ballinrobe

King Of Cong

12st 4lb

J: Mr D Allen

T: Terence O’Brien

prominent, soon went second

13/2

13/2

  • Place: £4.70

Form: 353-7P

Last run: 314 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Recent point winner at Kildorrery, will not lack for fitness as a result; all his best hurdles form at Clonmel, placed on four of his seven visits.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

8

31st May 2024

Soft

1m 7f 110y

17:50 Tramore

Malinas Glory

10st 0lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: A M O’Grady

Won a point-to-point in February but still winless under Rules; loads of placed form including over C&D and good second at Limerick last month over hurdles; 2lb wrong here but don't rule out.

9/1

5th

14

16th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 0y

19:00 Clonmel

Malinas Glory

11st 2lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: A M O’Grady

prominent on inner, challenging before 2 out, no extra run-in, lost fourth towards finish

11/2

5th

14

16th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 0y

19:00 Clonmel

Malinas Glory

11st 2lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: A M O’Grady

prominent on inner, challenging before 2 out, no extra run-in, lost fourth towards finish

11/2

14/1

  • Place: £5.70

Form: 003040

Last run: 72 days

W: 11st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Best runs have come in maiden and handicap hurdles at Clonmel over 2m on either side of a lesser effort over 2m5f at this venue; again a long way below his best over 2m at this venue last time.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

8

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 0y

18:20 Limerick

Beeverstown Place

11st 2lb

J: Niall Moore

T: M A Cahill

soon prominent, went second before 6th, lost position when outpaced before straight, soon dropped to midfield, headway when switched right before 2 out, went second run-in, no match for winner

6/1

2nd

8

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 0y

18:20 Limerick

Beeverstown Place

11st 2lb

J: Niall Moore

T: M A Cahill

soon prominent, went second before 6th, lost position when outpaced before straight, soon dropped to midfield, headway when switched right before 2 out, went second run-in, no match for winner

6/1

3rd

7

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Beeverstown Place

11st 8lb

J: Niall Moore

T: M A Cahill

didn't jump well, led narrowly or disputed lead, briefly headed 1st, briefly headed 3rd

14/1

Form: 9P/0P-

Last run: 406 days

W: 10st 13lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Lightly raced sort; has never shown winning potential; absent since pulled up at Clonmel over a year ago; can only be watched.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

16

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Champagne Rebel

10st 13lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Sean Aherne

Lightly raced sort; has never shown winning potential; absent since pulled up at Clonmel over a year ago; can only be watched.

33/1

4th

16

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Champagne Rebel

10st 13lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Sean Aherne

Lightly raced sort; has never shown winning potential; absent since pulled up at Clonmel over a year ago; can only be watched.

33/1

Form: U9-4P0

Last run: 56 days

W: 11st 1lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Over two years since her sole success at Clonmel; best run last year was at this venue; hard to fancy based on her last two starts.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

17

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 110y

17:40 Tramore

Little Token

11st 2lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: J P O’Keeffe

First reserve; over two years since her sole success at Clonmel although definite encouragement from recent Limerick effort; this trip her limit.

7th

17

22nd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 5f 110y

17:40 Tramore

Little Token

11st 2lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: J P O’Keeffe

First reserve; over two years since her sole success at Clonmel although definite encouragement from recent Limerick effort; this trip her limit.

5th

15

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Little Token

11st 1lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: J P O’Keeffe

Over two years since her sole success at Clonmel; best run last year was at this venue; hard to fancy based on her last two starts.

16/1

OUR TIP

Form: 433251 C

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Raised 12lb for breakthrough course win a month ago; rider's claim may enable him to uphold form with third-placed Grace Faraday.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

17

23rd May 2024

Good

2m 6f 160y

20:00 Limerick

Getaway Master

11st 5lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Richard James Daniels

in touch with leaders, midfield when jumped slightly right and not fluent 10th, weakened after 3 out

8th

17

23rd May 2024

Good

2m 6f 160y

20:00 Limerick

Getaway Master

11st 5lb

J: Danny Mullins

T: Richard James Daniels

in touch with leaders, midfield when jumped slightly right and not fluent 10th

6th

2

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Getaway Master

11st 12lb

J: Diarmuid Moloney

T: Richard James Daniels

Raised 12lb for breakthrough course win a month ago; rider's claim may enable him to uphold form with third-placed Grace Faraday.

3/1

Form: 007P08

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Modest form in maiden hurdles; big price for his first three handicap hurdle starts and has run accordingly; chance is not obvious, but might be a different proposition if the market signals confidence.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

9th

2

18th May 2024

Soft

2m 1f 55y

14:50 Wexford

Diamond Dollar

11st 11lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

Maiden whose best run came on heavy ground at Limerick last time; has a shout if improving from that.

11/2

9th

2

18th May 2024

Soft

2m 1f 55y

14:50 Wexford

Diamond Dollar

11st 11lb

J: Philip Byrnes

T: C Byrnes

Maiden whose best run came on heavy ground at Limerick last time; has a shout if improving from that.

11/2

Form: 0806

Last run: 72 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Well beaten in three maiden hurdles when jumping left a bit to be desired; needs to jump a great deal better than on her handicap debut, cheekpieces on now.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

19th

15

23rd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:25 Tipperary

Fourleaf Shamrock

11st 4lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: James Joseph Mangan

Put up an improved run in cheekpieces at Limerick last time on second handicap start; blinkers might help eke out more, so considered.

10/1

19th

15

23rd Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

14:25 Tipperary

Fourleaf Shamrock

11st 4lb

J: Mike O’Connor

T: James Joseph Mangan

Put up an improved run in cheekpieces at Limerick last time on second handicap start; blinkers might help eke out more, so considered.

10/1

8th

10

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Fourleaf Shamrock

11st 5lb

J: Danny Gilligan

T: James Joseph Mangan

Well beaten in three maiden hurdles when jumping left a bit to be desired; needs to jump a great deal better than on her handicap debut, cheekpieces on now.

16/1

Form: 874832

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Improving gradually; placed over contrasting distances on her last two visits to this track; this intermediate trip may suit her but she could not be guaranteed to reverse the form of her penultimate run with Getaway Master.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

11

30th May 2024

Good To Firm

2m 6f 0y

19:47 Limerick

Grace Faraday

11st 2lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: Anthony McCann

midfield, headway after 3 out, shaken up and went second 2 out, led approaching last, pushed out towards finish

10/1

4th

7

10th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 160y

18:45 Downpatrick

Grace Faraday

10st 10lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: Anthony McCann

towards rear, hit rail after 2nd

6/1

4th

7

10th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 160y

18:45 Downpatrick

Grace Faraday

10st 10lb

J: James O’Sullivan

T: Anthony McCann

towards rear

6/1

Form: 9P808

Last run: 37 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Showed very little in four maidens at big odds; down the field on handicap debut at Thurles last month.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

11

29th May 2024

Yielding To Soft

3m 0f 0y

20:00 Wexford

Jonny Mansie

10st 12lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: Declan Queally

in touch with leaders

14/1

10th

11

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Jonny Mansie

11st 5lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: Declan Queally

Showed very little in four maidens at big odds; down the field on handicap debut at Thurles last month.

20/1

10th

11

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Jonny Mansie

11st 5lb

J: Kevin Sexton

T: Declan Queally

Showed very little in four maidens at big odds; down the field on handicap debut at Thurles last month.

20/1

Form: 0-8600

Last run: 10 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Not a bad run over 2m at this venue on handicap hurdle debut in November but was poor at Thurles nine days later; made the frame in three points before a poor hurdles run at Cork 10 days ago.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

13

3rd Jun 2024

Good

2m 0f 0y

15:20 Listowel

Out Of The Park

10st 3lb

J: Darragh O’Keeffe

T: A M O’Grady

prominent

16/1

Form: 446/60

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 2lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Some promise in four maiden hurdle starts for Jimmy Mangan in 2021; won two points in 2021/22; not a bad effort in a 2m4f maiden hurdle at Wexford on her only start last year; struggled here last month on her return.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

10th

16

31st May 2024

Soft

2m 5f 145y

19:50 Tramore

Oscar Tonic

11st 1lb

J: John Shinnick

T: Eamonn Francis Gallagher

Dual point winner but has struggled under rules so far.

40/1

Form: 60090

Last run: 46 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
First run in a bumper at Killarney last May was respectable; little appeal based on four maiden hurdle runs, though he has kept decent company.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

13th

6

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Bossofthebus

11st 9lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Tobin

First run in a bumper at Killarney last May was respectable; little appeal based on four maiden hurdle runs, though he has kept decent company.

16/1

13th

6

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Bossofthebus

11st 9lb

J: Richard Deegan

T: Paul Tobin

First run in a bumper at Killarney last May was respectable; little appeal based on four maiden hurdle runs, though he has kept decent company.

16/1

Form: P82438 BF

Last run: 194 days

W: 11st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Best run came when runner-up in a beginners' at Tipperary last summer; creditable efforts in handicap hurdles also; failed to handle heavy ground when favourite on final start before a winter break, best form on good-to-yielding.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

8

15th Jun 2024

Good

2m 5f 180y

14:50 Downpatrick

How Decc

11st 12lb

J: Mr H C Swan

T: E Seymour

Some good form in 2023 including a runner-up in a beginners' chase; pulled up on return but showed more when sixth at Tramore latest; could be well treated if he can build on that and Swan is good value for the 3lb he can claim here.

6/1

6th

5

31st May 2024

Soft

2m 5f 145y

19:50 Tramore

How Decc

11st 8lb

J: Michael O’Sullivan

T: E Seymour

0-12 under rules and pulled up on return at Limerick last month; further should suit and may do better with that run under his belt given that he placed in a couple of handicap hurdles last season from a 1lb higher mark.

9/2

8

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

How Decc

11st 8lb

J: Cian Quirke

T: E Seymour

Best run came when runner-up in a beginners' at Tipperary last summer; creditable efforts in handicap hurdles also; failed to handle heavy ground when favourite on final start before a winter break, best form on good-to-yielding.

10/1

Form: 000000

Last run: 87 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Nothing of any merit in her form so far; respect for the trainer is the only positive aspect and she needs to ignite some spark of promise before becoming a betting proposition.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

17

11th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 0y

16:55 Limerick

Five Minutes More

10st 13lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Robert Tyner

Nothing of any merit in her form so far; respect for the trainer is the only positive aspect and she needs to ignite some spark of promise before becoming a betting proposition.

33/1

Non-runners

Blossom De Mai, Cest Rien

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €50.00
Straight Forecast €51.50
Tricast €880.48

Selections

POSTDATA:

Grace Faraday

SPOTLIGHT:

Getaway Master

The Irish Sun:

Grace Faraday

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Getaway Master