April 19 / 17.50 Limerick

17.50

Soft To Heavy

Limerick Races On Instagram Maiden Hurdle

  • Prize money: £6413.04
  • 3m 0f 0y
  • 10 runners
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Limerick Races On Instagram Maiden Hurdle

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £38.70
  • Place: £8.10

Form: 9

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Made all to in a maiden on heavy ground at Knockanard in February; completely tailed off in a bumper at Cork.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

2

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Dancingondaceiling

11st 12lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Alexander Ott

soon prominent, disputed lead from 6th, led narrowly after 7th, nudged along going best before 2 out, clear when not fluent last, reduced lead towards finish, just did enough

20/1

1st

2

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Dancingondaceiling

11st 12lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: Alexander Ott

soon prominent, disputed lead from 6th, led narrowly after 7th, nudged along going best before 2 out, clear when not fluent last, reduced lead towards finish, just did enough

20/1

9th

6

1st Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 0y

17:18 Cork

Dancingondaceiling

12st 0lb

J: Mr L Burke-Ott

T: Alexander Ott

took keen hold, prominent, weakened quickly 4f out, tailed off

12/1

OUR TIP

5/4

  • Place: £1.02

Form: 62

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Won a point in January on his fourth start; not disgraced in a Navan maiden hurdle over 2m3f on stable/rules debut; proved his stamina when second at Cork; no match for the winner and now renews rivalry with Lough Owel who was 1/2l back in third
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5

15th May 2024

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:30 Tipperary

Driscolls Hill

11st 4lb

J: Oakley Brown

T: Thomas Gibney

Winning pointer; runner-up in a pair of staying maiden hurdles; less testing ground should suit and likely to be thereabouts again.

7/1

9th

5

15th May 2024

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:30 Tipperary

Driscolls Hill

11st 4lb

J: Oakley Brown

T: Thomas Gibney

Winning pointer; runner-up in a pair of staying maiden hurdles; less testing ground should suit and likely to be thereabouts again.

7/1

2nd

3

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Driscolls Hill

11st 12lb

J: Oakley Brown

T: Thomas Gibney

prominent, disputed lead 3rd, led before 4th, disputed lead from 6th, raced in second after 7th, outpaced 2 out, soon ridden, stayed on after last, just held

5/4

Form: 2353

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Point winner was placed in two bumpers; moderate effort in a 2m6f Navan maiden hurdle before a much-improved display at Cork, closely matched with Driscolls Hill on that evidence.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8

15th May 2024

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:30 Tipperary

Lough Owel

11st 4lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Gordon Elliott

Point winner; fairly consistent in bumpers and maiden hurdles, including over this trip, but needs more to be a factor here.

14/1

7th

8

15th May 2024

Good

3m 0f 0y

19:30 Tipperary

Lough Owel

11st 4lb

J: Jordan Gainford

T: Gordon Elliott

Point winner; fairly consistent in bumpers and maiden hurdles, including over this trip, but needs more to be a factor here.

14/1

4th

6

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Lough Owel

11st 12lb

J: Jack Kennedy

T: Gordon Elliott

Point winner was placed in two bumpers; moderate effort in a 2m6f Navan maiden hurdle before a much-improved display at Cork, closely matched with Driscolls Hill on that evidence.

11/8

Form: 70

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
In rear in a Punchestown bumper; remote tenth on hurdling debut at Fairyhouse; tongue-tie now.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

1

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Agree To Disagree

11st 12lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Padraig Roche

In rear in a Punchestown bumper; remote tenth on hurdling debut at Fairyhouse; tongue-tie now.

50/1

5th

1

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Agree To Disagree

11st 12lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Padraig Roche

In rear in a Punchestown bumper; remote tenth on hurdling debut at Fairyhouse; tongue-tie now.

50/1

10th

1

30th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 165y

14:10 Fairyhouse

Agree To Disagree

11st 12lb

J: Aidan Kelly

T: Padraig Roche

Finished with only one behind him in a Punchestown bumper; likely to need this experience.

100/1

Form: 70

Last run: 27 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Has struggled in outings at Punchestown and Navan; trainer has a leading contender in Driscolls Hill.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

13

18th May 2024

Soft

3m 0f 50y

16:00 Wexford

Kinturk Jack

10st 2lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

pressed leader

33/1

13

18th May 2024

Soft

3m 0f 50y

16:00 Wexford

Kinturk Jack

10st 2lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Thomas Gibney

pressed leader

33/1

6th

4

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Kinturk Jack

11st 12lb

J: Kieren Buckley

T: Thomas Gibney

Has struggled in outings at Punchestown and Navan; trainer has a leading contender in Driscolls Hill.

66/1

Form: 50-P

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Huge price when pulled up Naas early this month on his first run in almost a year; safe to leave him out of calculations.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Le Goom

11st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Eoin Griffin

Huge price when pulled up Naas early this month on his first run in almost a year; safe to leave him out of calculations.

100/1

5

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Le Goom

11st 12lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Eoin Griffin

Huge price when pulled up Naas early this month on his first run in almost a year; safe to leave him out of calculations.

100/1

5

4th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

2m 0f 0y

14:10 Naas

Le Goom

11st 12lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Eoin Griffin

Tailed off in both starts so far and has been off for nearly a year.

100/1

Form:

Last run: 54 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Point winner; 1-4 in points; 80-1 when towards the rear on hurdling debut in a good maiden at Naas.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

18th

7

25th Feb 2024

Soft To Heavy

1m 7f 144y

13:55 Naas

Manatee Du Brizais

11st 12lb

J: Shane Fitzgerald

T: Declan Queally

Point winner for a yard having a fine season; beaten favourite in a four-runner winners' race last time; wears a tongue-tie.

25/1

Form: 4

Last run: 46 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Won a Rathcannon point on second start for Colin Bowe last year and sold for E110,000; jumping was untidy when a remote fourth on hurdling debut at Leopardstown; hood and tongue-tie discarded now.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

8

4th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 0y

14:25 Leopardstown

Rokathir

11st 12lb

J: Daire McConville

T: Henry De Bromhead

didn't always jump with fluency, held up in rear, some headway 4 out, went remote fourth before last

9/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Newcomer by Dylan Thomas out of a Good Thyne mare who won over hurdles at a modest level; not an obvious contender first time out.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

10

30th May 2024

Good To Firm

2m 3f 0y

18:17 Limerick

Larkins Lane

11st 7lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Ronald O’Leary

took keen hold, midfield

150/1

8th

7

13th May 2024

Good

2m 6f 100y

16:40 Killarney

Larkins Lane

10st 13lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Ronald O’Leary

Big price and jumped poorly when tailed off at Limerick.

100/1

8th

7

13th May 2024

Good

2m 6f 100y

16:40 Killarney

Larkins Lane

10st 13lb

J: Ricky Doyle

T: Ronald O’Leary

Big price and jumped poorly when tailed off at Limerick.

100/1

Form: 80300

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Poor bumper form; massive price when tailed off on hurdling debut at Fairyhouse.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Stellar Jury

11st 5lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: V C Ward

Poor bumper form; massive price when tailed off on hurdling debut at Fairyhouse.

100/1

10

19th Apr 2024

Soft To Heavy

3m 0f 0y

17:50 Limerick

Stellar Jury

11st 5lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: V C Ward

Poor bumper form; massive price when tailed off on hurdling debut at Fairyhouse.

100/1

18th

20

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

13:25 Fairyhouse

Stellar Jury

11st 5lb

J: Mr B M Coonan

T: V C Ward

towards rear

200/1

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta €151.20
Straight Forecast €90.76
Trifecta €376.30

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Driscolls Hill

POSTDATA:

Lough Owel

The Irish Sun:

Rokathir

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Driscolls Hill