May 19 / 17.00 Naas

17.00

Good To Yielding

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  • 1m 0f 0y
  • 12 runners
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Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

1st
10 (1)
Plume Noire

14/1 (Won)

  • Win: £10.10
  • Place: £3.40

Form: 16418-

Last run: 228 days

W: 9st 5lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 81

Form & Verdict
Gained her third 7f win when scoring at Fairyhouse last September; never placed at 1m or beyond; lacks a recent outing, others preferred.
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1st

10

(1)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Plume Noire

9st 5lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: B Duffy

midfield, headway from under 2f out, ridden disputing second 1f out, ran on well to lead inside final 110yds, won going away

14/1

1st

10

(1)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Plume Noire

9st 5lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: B Duffy

midfield, headway from under 2f out, ridden disputing second 1f out, ran on well to lead inside final 110yds, won going away

14/1

8th

4

(2)

4th Oct 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

16:25 Navan

Plume Noire

9st 6lb

J: James Ryan

T: B Duffy

Won her third race when scoring at Fairyhouse last time; having to wait for a gap before beating All Lies Ahead by a neck but probably value for more; up another 4lb but go well.

5/1

6/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 1400-1

Last run: 39 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Fairyhouse maiden win last summer came on good ground; handled testing conditions when beating the well fancied Merisi Diamond over 7f at Leopardstown on seasonal debut; now 7lb higher for this first attempt over this trip, fair prospects of staying this far.
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6th

4

(1)

7th Jun 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

17:40 Fairyhouse

Desert Haven

9st 5lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Noel Meade

C&D maiden winner last summer has returned better than ever, winning at Leopardstown in April before good second at Naas over 1m under today's rider; same mark here so has to be considered a major player.

5/2

2nd

7

(3)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Desert Haven

9st 7lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Noel Meade

raced in fourth behind clear leader, headway disputing second 1f out, kept on towards finish

6/1

2nd

7

(3)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Desert Haven

9st 7lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Noel Meade

raced in fourth behind clear leader, headway disputing second 1f out, kept on towards finish

6/1

12/1

  • Place: £4.80

Form: 1136-9

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Won twice in Britain last summer, adding to his two Irish wins; stays 1m4f and may find this trip inadequate; has a bit to find with Mr King on Cork running.
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3rd

12

(8)

31st May 2024

Soft

1m 2f 17y

Class 2

15:45 Epsom

Derry Lad

8st 2lb

J: Hayley Turner

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

Acts on heavy; won at Hamilton (1m3f) and Pontefract (1m4f) last summer, adding to his two earlier Irish wins; second run this season was even better, when running on well from the back to be a close third over just 1m at Naas 12 days ago; that should tee him up nicely for a bold show today.

6/1

3rd

8

(7)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Derry Lad

9st 6lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

towards rear, headway but still plenty to do over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, went third towards finish, nearest finish

12/1

3rd

8

(7)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Derry Lad

9st 6lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Kevin Thomas Coleman

towards rear, headway but still plenty to do over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, went third towards finish, nearest finish

12/1

4th
5 (11)
Mr King

6/1

Form: 345-52

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 84

Form & Verdict
Won a 1m2f handicap at Roscommon last season; showed a similar effectiveness over this trip when second in an apprentice handicap at Cork nine days ago; Colin Keane takes a ride for his father but Gary Carroll was the successful rider at Roscommon.
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4th

5

(11)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Mr King

9st 8lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: G M Lyons

midfield, headway on outer over 1f out, ran on and went fourth towards finish

6/1

4th

5

(11)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Mr King

9st 8lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: G M Lyons

midfield, headway on outer over 1f out, ran on and went fourth towards finish

6/1

2nd

1

(13)

10th May 2024

Yielding

1m 0f 0y

18:25 Cork

Mr King

10st 4lb

J: Jack Kearney

T: G M Lyons

prominent, went second going okay under 2f out, ridden and no extra inside final furlong, no match for winner

3/1

Form: 9-9868 C

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 6lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Exposed eight-time winner; sixth of 21 at Curragh last month was respectable; well held by Mr King on running at Cork nine days ago.
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4th

3

(6)

12th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Limerick

Spanish Tenor

9st 11lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

led early, raced in second after 2f, lost second under 2f out, weakened from over 1f out

5/1

7th

2

(7)

28th May 2024

Yielding

0m 7f 20y

17:15 Tipperary

Spanish Tenor

10st 1lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

led narrowly

3/1

7th

2

(7)

28th May 2024

Yielding

0m 7f 20y

17:15 Tipperary

Spanish Tenor

10st 1lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

Multiple winner with the highest rating of these and he gave it a good go from the front in a 1m Naas handicap last week; dropping back in trip is a positive.

3/1

Form: 1/5 D BF

Last run: 72 days

W: 10st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 97

Form & Verdict
Wide-margin winner of a 1m novice race at Kempton in December 2022 on his only start for the Crisfords; missed all of last year; looked an awkward ride on his debut for this stable in a 1m conditions race at Dundalk; was well supported for that race, so it will be interesting to see if his opening mark proves tempting here.
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6th

1

(6)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Wigmore Street

10st 7lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

dwelt start, towards rear, headway into midfield over 2f out, briefly went fourth against far rail inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

5/1

6th

1

(6)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Wigmore Street

10st 7lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

dwelt start, towards rear, headway into midfield over 2f out, briefly went fourth against far rail inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

5/1

5th

5

(2)

8th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:45 Dundalk (AW)

Wigmore Street

9st 5lb

J: Dylan Browne McMonagle

T: Joseph Patrick O’Brien

Brother to US 7f/1m dirt winner Sambam and half-sister to eight winners, notably Listed-placed Chief Little Hawk; dam a US 1m 2yo Grade 1 winner; 5l winner of a 1m novice race at Kempton in December 2022 on his only start for the Crisfords; now gelded, an interesting recruit to a top stable that has won this race with San Andreas for the last two years.

3/1

Form: 6-3121 D

Last run: 58 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
Gained his fourth Dundalk win last month in March, sticking to his task, despite a repeat of his tendency to hang; his fine Dundalk record contrasts with a 0-16 turf statistic (placed only once) which is a significant negative here.
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6th

3

(2)

6th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

19:00 Leopardstown

Exquisite Acclaim

9st 7lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

Won his fourth race (all on AW) in March over a mile; not a bad run off 2lb higher at Naas since over the same trip but has to find a fair bit more now.

14/1

7th

3

(13)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Exquisite Acclaim

9st 12lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

prominent behind clear leader

6/1

7th

3

(13)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Exquisite Acclaim

9st 12lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

prominent behind clear leader, outpaced over 2f out, no extra inside final furlong

6/1

12/1

Form: 6960-8 D

Last run: 28 days

W: 8st 11lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 73

Form & Verdict
Infrequent winner (3-32); placed in two of her four races at this venue; fair run at the Curragh on seasonal debut; may do better, but others have stronger claims.
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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

OUR TIP

Form: 56579- D

Last run: 191 days

W: 9st 13lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Won four handicaps in a row for Andy Slattery during a 2022 campaign that ended with a decent effort in finishing fourth of 18 in a C&D Listed race; mostly campaigned in stakes races last year and did not quite make the grade; sights are lowered now by her new trainer; remains 11lb above her last winning mark.
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7th

3

(9)

3rd Jun 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 1f 100y

15:05 Gowran Park

Flame Of Eire

9st 10lb

J: W J Lee

T: John M Harney

Won four handicaps in a row for Andy Slattery during a 2022 campaign that ended with a decent effort in finishing fourth of 18 in a Naas Listed race; mostly campaigned in stakes races last year and did not quite make the grade; failed to make an impression back in handicap company at Naas on stable debut; remains 10lb above her last winning mark.

12/1

9th

2

(5)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Flame Of Eire

9st 13lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: John M Harney

midfield

14/1

9th

2

(5)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Flame Of Eire

9st 13lb

J: Scott McCullagh

T: John M Harney

never better than midfield, outpaced over 2f out

14/1

Form: /1362- D

Last run: 220 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Ex-Dermot Weld; Killarney maiden winner over 1m; third of six in a Galway festival handicap; was seemingly ridden to stay the 1m2f trip at the Curragh when creditable staying-on sixth of 22 behind Ger Keane's Crystal Black in a premier handicap; wore a tongue-tie when second over same course and trip on his final start for Weld, left off now; Colin Keane aboard for his father.
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10th

3

(8)

24th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

18:50 Curragh

Genuine Article

9st 10lb

J: James Ryan

T: Gerard Keane

Killarney maiden winner over 1m who put in a good runner-up effort here over 1m2f in October for Dermot Weld; returned after seven months off at Naas five days ago for new stable finishing 10th of 12; drops in trip and needs to come forward from that.

14/1

10th

3

(8)

24th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

18:50 Curragh

Genuine Article

9st 10lb

J: James Ryan

T: Gerard Keane

Killarney maiden winner over 1m who put in a good runner-up effort here over 1m2f in October for Dermot Weld; returned after seven months off at Naas five days ago for new stable finishing 10th of 12; drops in trip and needs to come forward from that.

14/1

10th

4

(10)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Genuine Article

9st 10lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Gerard Keane

towards rear throughout

4/1

10/1

Form: 328- BF

Last run: 241 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict
Close-up third in a Galway festival maiden on debut; beaten 5l at Gowran on second star; failed to match those two 7f runs when an unplaced odds-on favourite on heavy going at Listowel in September; better ground may suit, but he was beaten by a 72-rated horse at Gowran, so his 75 mark may be too taxing.
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11th

12

(12)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Sectarius

8st 13lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: P J F Murphy

never better than midfield, lost position and towards rear under 3f out, soon no extra

10/1

11th

12

(12)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Sectarius

8st 13lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: P J F Murphy

midfield

10/1

8th

6

(6)

21st Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

1m 0f 0y

14:50 Listowel

Sectarius

9st 8lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: P J F Murphy

soon raced in second and briefly led

13/2

Form: 50145- D

Last run: 149 days

W: 9st 3lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict
Two wins from five starts at Dundalk; 0-3 on turf; fair fifth in this race last year; well beaten at the Curragh last August on her most recent turf attempt.
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11

(8)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Sea Chariot

9st 3lb

J: Shane Foley

T: John Joseph Murphy

in rear, slipped up on turn over 3f out

12/1

11

(8)

19th May 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

17:00 Naas

Sea Chariot

9st 3lb

J: Shane Foley

T: John Joseph Murphy

in rear, slipped up on turn over 3f out

12/1

5th

4

(5)

22nd Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:00 Dundalk (AW)

Sea Chariot

9st 10lb

J: Jake Coen

T: John Joseph Murphy

slowly into stride, in rear, headway when switched right 2f out, keeping on when bit short of room and switched left inside final 110yds, not reach leaders

13/2

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Payout
Exacta €78.60
Straight Forecast €72.56
Tricast €1263.03
Trifecta €1233.40

Selections

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Something Nice

SPOTLIGHT:

Mr King

The Irish Sun:

Genuine Article

POSTDATA:

Desert Haven

TOPSPEED:

Plume Noire