June 20 / 18.50 Leopardstown

18.50

Good

BoyleSports Lengthen The Odds Handicap (Div I)

  • Prize money: £7695.65
  • 1m 1f 0y
  • 15 runners
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BoyleSports Lengthen The Odds Handicap (Div I)

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £6.60
  • Place: £2.10

Form: 06-075

Last run: 18 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
Two-time winner in Britain; best effort so far in Ireland when a close fifth over 1m at Listowel last time; could go close with a very good 7lb claimer on board.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

6

(3)

2nd Jul 2024

Good

1m 2f 67y

19:20 Roscommon

Bear Profit

9st 4lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: Gerard O’Leary

midfield

9/4

1st

1

(2)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Bear Profit

10st 2lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: Gerard O’Leary

dwelt start, raced lazily at times, towards rear, headway going okay 2f out, bit short of room from over 1f out, ran on to lead inside final 110yds, pushed out, comfortably

6/1

5th

1

(5)

2nd Jun 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

15:50 Listowel

Bear Profit

10st 2lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Gerard O’Leary

prominent, led halfway, headed inside final furlong, weakened final 110yds

10/1

25/1

  • Place: £6.70

Form: 0-960

Last run: 17 days

W: 8st 7lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 52

Form & Verdict
Down the field on his handicap debut at Gowran two weeks ago; easily passed over.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

8th

8

(7)

6th Jul 2024

Good

1m 2f 84y

17:40 Naas

Tyder

9st 5lb

J: Andrew Slattery

T: Andrew Slattery

Beaten 20l on handicap debut but marked improvement when second of 15 in all-aged handicap at Leopardstown (fourth went close since); extra furlong should suit and should be thereabouts.

9/2

2nd

15

(4)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Tyder

8st 7lb

J: Danny Sheehy

T: Andrew Slattery

midfield, in touch with leaders over 2f out, headway and challenging inside final furlong, kept on but no match for winner

25/1

11th

12

(4)

3rd Jun 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 1f 100y

17:05 Gowran Park

Tyder

9st 7lb

J: Cian Horgan

T: Andrew Slattery

Another who has earned a mark on slow-ground form and encounters different conditions for handicap debut; worth a market check.

16/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 0-1400

Last run: 27 days

W: 10st 0lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 62

Form & Verdict
AW winner in April and wasn't beaten far at the Curragh last month; extra furlong should help.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

3

(5)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Jazz Forever

10st 0lb

J: W J Lee

T: Paul W Flynn

held up in rear

12/1

10th

19

(3)

24th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

20:20 Curragh

Jazz Forever

8st 13lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Paul W Flynn

Off the mark at Dundalk in April; poor run at Leopardstown latest and this trip probably against him.

33/1

Form: 0-0261

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
No match for Cleopatra's Needle at Navan but returned to that venue earlier this month and upped it a level when bolting up in a similar handicap; 8lb rise is nothing to complain about and she looks to have a very solid chance here.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

2

(1)

7th Jul 2024

Good To Firm

1m 3f 70y

16:40 Limerick

Mayo For Sam

9st 13lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: Adrian McGuinness

raced in second, chased clear leader 4f out, headway under 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

2/1

2nd

10

(2)

24th Jun 2024

Yielding

1m 5f 0y

19:50 Ballinrobe

Mayo For Sam

9st 3lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

prominent, led under 2f out, ridden and faced challenge inside final furlong, headed towards finish

6/1

4th

6

(13)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Mayo For Sam

9st 9lb

J: Adam Caffrey

T: Adrian McGuinness

No match for Cleopatra's Needle at Navan but returned to that venue earlier this month and upped it a level when bolting up in a similar handicap; 8lb rise is nothing to complain about and she looks to have a very solid chance here.

4/1

10/1

Form: 48-439

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 6lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict
Did not really come close to winning a maiden and soundly beaten in two handicaps; cheekpieces tried here; others preferred.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

8

(3)

3rd Jul 2024

Good To Firm

1m 1f 0y

19:45 Tipperary

Gushing

9st 8lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: A P O’Brien

Modest form in handicaps; has a tongue-tie now as well as the cheekpieces worn when fifth at Leopardstown last time; Ryan Moore aboard for the first time.

6/1

5th

9

(7)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Gushing

9st 6lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: A P O’Brien

Did not really come close to winning a maiden and soundly beaten in two handicaps; cheekpieces tried here; others preferred.

10/1

9th

9

(7)

30th May 2024

Good

1m 2f 0y

18:00 Fairyhouse

Gushing

9st 2lb

J: Wayne Lordan

T: A P O’Brien

Cost $435,000 as a yearling; ordinary maiden form; a bit better when third on handicap debut at Killarney; closely matched with Sinbad My Dad on that running but may improve if the ground remains good.

100/30

Form: 090

Last run: 17 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
No show in three maidens and not easy to make a case for on current evidence.
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2nd

18

(12)

3rd Jul 2024

Good To Firm

1m 4f 120y

20:20 Tipperary

Crypto Crash

8st 8lb

J: James Ryan

T: David Marnane

midfield, headway from over 2f out, soon hung left and carried head awkwardly, ran on and went second inside final 110yds, no match for winner

12/1

6th

13

(1)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Crypto Crash

8st 11lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: David Marnane

No show in three maidens and not easy to make a case for on current evidence.

25/1

11th

5

(13)

3rd Jun 2024

Yielding To Soft

1m 1f 100y

16:05 Gowran Park

Crypto Crash

9st 8lb

J: James Ryan

T: David Marnane

midfield, towards rear over 7f out

66/1

7th
8 (14)
Rock Basher

12/1

Form: 0-2835

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Best form has been on polytrack; ran well for a long way but did not quite get home on soft ground at Tipperary last month over this trip; no surprise if he played a hand.
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Verdict Starting price

4th

16

(25)

11th Jul 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

20:00 Leopardstown

Rock Basher

9st 5lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

Maiden has been placed twice at Dundalk this year; mid-division over C&D on latest; high draw may be against him.

16/1

7th

8

(14)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Rock Basher

9st 7lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Luke Comer

Best form has been on polytrack; ran well for a long way but did not quite get home on soft ground at Tipperary last month over this trip; no surprise if he played a hand.

12/1

5th

6

(16)

29th May 2024

Soft

1m 1f 0y

16:03 Tipperary

Rock Basher

9st 6lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Luke Comer

Unraced on ground this slow but hasn't been far away in two AW handicaps this year at 1m and 1m2f; has races in him off this mark.

8/1

Form: 5070-0

Last run: 86 days

W: 8st 13lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Went close at Dundalk on first 2023 run; nothing of note in his form since then; in rear at Dundalk on only start this year.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

8th

11

(9)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Double Martini

8st 13lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Went close at Dundalk on first 2023 run; nothing of note in his form since then; in rear at Dundalk on only start this year.

33/1

33/1

Form: 39-900

Last run: 69 days

W: 8st 13lb

7 yo Horse

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Off for a year and showed very little in three Dundalk runs in the spring; others preferred.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

10

(2)

5th Jul 2024

Good

1m 4f 37y

19:35 Bellewstown

Dr Patrick

8st 12lb

J: Sean Davis

T: Luke Comer

led, headed but prominent after 1f, outpaced 2f out, kept on but lost third towards finish

33/1

9th

12

(6)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Dr Patrick

8st 13lb

J: Nathan Crosse

T: Luke Comer

Off for a year and showed very little in three Dundalk runs in the spring; others preferred.

33/1

14th

12

(15)

12th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 150y

19:45 Dundalk (AW)

Dr Patrick

8st 12lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: Luke Comer

Sole win from 27 runs came over C&D in 2021; recent runs not encouraging and 7lb wrong.

20/1

10th
10 (12)
Best Law

7/1

Form: 657-

Last run: 228 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict
Showed a similar level of ability in three 1m maidens late last season; first time on good ground and respected on his handicap debut; may well improve for this.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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3rd

2

(9)

6th Jul 2024

Good

1m 2f 84y

17:40 Naas

Best Law

9st 11lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

raced in second

8/1

10th

10

(12)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Best Law

9st 4lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: G M Lyons

Showed a similar level of ability in three 1m maidens late last season; first time on good ground and respected on his handicap debut; may well improve for this.

7/1

7th

4

(7)

5th Nov 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

12:10 Curragh

Best Law

9st 7lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

prominent

16/1

11/2

Form: 0-1235

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 11lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 59

Form & Verdict
Went up 12lb for impressive defeat of Mayo For Sam at Navan last month in first-time blinkers; consistent since, and while she is not coming down the handicap, she should go well; only 2lb worse off now with Mayo For Sam from Navan.
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Verdict Starting price

11th

5

(15)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Cleopatras Needle

9st 11lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: H Rogers

Went up 12lb for impressive defeat of Mayo For Sam at Navan last month in first-time blinkers; consistent since, and while she is not coming down the handicap, she should go well; only 2lb worse off now with Mayo For Sam from Navan.

11/2

5th

15

(13)

13th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

20:00 Leopardstown

Cleopatras Needle

8st 9lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: H Rogers

soon led, headed inside final furlong, weakened final 110yds

10/1

3rd

11

(11)

20th May 2024

Soft

1m 2f 58y

19:20 Roscommon

Cleopatras Needle

8st 7lb

J: Chris Hayes

T: H Rogers

Got off the mark at Navan and a good run off this rating at Leopardstown three days ago; handles this ground and has a chance again if this isn't too soon.

5/1

OUR TIP

7/1

Form: 0-6176 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict
Won in this headgear combination at Dundalk in April; ran well without quite getting home over 1m2f at Navan behind Mayo For Sam; should close the gap back in trip on this easier track.
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Verdict Starting price

9th

5

(10)

12th Jul 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

16:15 Dundalk (AW)

Shining Aitch

10st 0lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

Winning for a fourth time on the AW and his second success here when scoring in this first-time headgear combination in April; worryingly below that level since, suggesting the headgear hasn't continued to inspire.

16/1

12th

2

(3)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Shining Aitch

10st 1lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

Won in this headgear combination at Dundalk in April; ran well without quite getting home over 1m2f at Navan behind Mayo For Sam; should close the gap back in trip on this easier track.

7/1

6th

4

(6)

8th Jun 2024

Good

1m 2f 40y

17:15 Navan

Shining Aitch

10st 0lb

J: James Ryan

T: T G McCourt

Won his fifth race on AW when scoring at Dundalk in April but was below form there eight days later off this mark; record of 1-20 on turf isn't inspiring.

22/1

16/1

Form: 0689

Last run: 13 days

W: 8st 9lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
Modest maiden form but not beaten that far on her handicap debut at Fairyhouse; drop in trip may well suit and not dismissed.
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13th

14

(11)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Sing A New Song

8st 9lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: J S Bolger

Modest maiden form but not beaten that far on her handicap debut at Fairyhouse; drop in trip may well suit and not dismissed.

16/1

9th

16

(6)

7th Jun 2024

Good

1m 4f 0y

19:42 Fairyhouse

Sing A New Song

8st 8lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: J S Bolger

Hasn't beaten many home in three maidens so far; needs to improve for quicker ground on handicap debut here.

6/1

8th

9

(2)

26th May 2024

Good

1m 2f 0y

16:50 Curragh

Sing A New Song

9st 3lb

J: Rory Cleary

T: J S Bolger

took keen hold, prominent

25/1

Form: 22-025 BF

Last run: 86 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
In reasonable form on polytrack over the winter without winning; off for three months and tried in a tongue-tie here, still competitive off this mark.
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12th

7

(2)

12th Jul 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

16:15 Dundalk (AW)

Nibras Rainbow

9st 10lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Paul W Flynn

Both wins were in 2022 so stuck on a losing run; however, the tongue-tie tried last time is soon removed and he was in competitive form in the cheekpieces here prior to that; not ruled out.

5/1

14th

4

(8)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Nibras Rainbow

9st 12lb

J: Robert Whearty

T: Paul W Flynn

In reasonable form on polytrack over the winter without winning; off for three months and tried in a tongue-tie here, still competitive off this mark.

10/1

5th

5

(4)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Nibras Rainbow

9st 11lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Paul W Flynn

Twice a C&D runner-up in December; down the field here last month; bounced back to form with a game effort when second in a tight finish here 11 days ago; one for the shortlist.

100/30

33/1

Form: 7000-0

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Modest maiden form and handicap form has been even more so; second run here for Peter Fahey and the first-time visor will need to transform her.
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15th

7

(10)

20th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 0y

18:50 Leopardstown

Cosmic Lady

9st 7lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Peter Fahey

Modest maiden form and handicap form has been even more so; second run here for Peter Fahey and the first-time visor will need to transform her.

33/1

13th

10

(4)

2nd Jun 2024

Good To Yielding

1m 0f 0y

15:50 Listowel

Cosmic Lady

9st 7lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: Peter Fahey

in touch with leaders on inner

20/1

14th

5

(14)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:15 Dundalk (AW)

Cosmic Lady

9st 7lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Mrs John Harrington

midfield

12/1

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Payout
Exacta €188.60
Straight Forecast €144.33
Tricast €634.70
Trifecta €1036.10

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Mayo For Sam

The Irish Sun:

Shining Aitch

RP RATINGS (IRE):

Mayo For Sam

POSTDATA:

Mayo For Sam