GOWRAN PARK
8 April 2021
Thursday 8th April

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@GowranPark1 Handicap (Div II) Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 1m 5f 160y
  • Going: Soft
Gowran Park
Runners
15

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Weather
Showers

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Victory March silk
Victory March p
J: J M Sheridan 5
T: Denis Gerard Hogan
Ex-Ballydoyle, no obvious sign of winning potential in four Dundalk runs for this stable
0-5700
Age: 4
Weight: 10-2
OR: 65
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Mar 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 8-13 10/11 Tooreen Angel (8½L) 14/1 68 55
5 Mar 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-8 p1 10/14 Fallen Forest (6¼L) 10/1 70 66
12 Feb 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Md 9-9 7/14 Palace Rock (7¼L) 33/1 71 59
1 Feb 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Md 9-9 5/14 Tooreen Angel (3¾L) 80/1 - 66
15 Oct 20 Cur Curragh 12f Sft Md 9-7 14/17 Flor De La Luna (20L) 18/1 - 49
13 Jun 19 Leo Leopardstown 7f Gd 2yMd 9-5 7/10 Beauty Smile (5½L) 5/1 - 63
2
Bear Claws silk
Bear Claws t
J: Emmet McNamara
T: E McNamara
Flat and hurdles winner, creditable effort when third at Navan on his only 2020 Flat start
451/3-
Age: 5
Weight: 10-1
OR: 64
Days: 168
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Nov 20 Gow Gowran Park 16f Hy NvHcH 10-11 t 9/10 Make Good (150L) 16/1 115 -
22 Oct 20 Nav Navan 14f Sft Hc 10-1 t 3/11 Make Good (10½L) 14/1 64 65
21 Sep 20 Lis Listowel 16f Gd 4yHcH 9-10 t PU/16 Politicise () 20/1 115 -
13 Aug 20 Trm Tramore 16f Gd 4yMdH 11-4 t 1/12 Marmolata (2¾L) 11/4 - 114
30 Jul 20 Gal Galway 16f Y/Sft 4yNvH 10-11 t 4/9 Guinevere (3¾L) 40/1 - 115
20 Jul 20 Gow Gowran Park 16f Gd 4yMdH 11-4 3/15 Swelltime (19½L) 50/1 - 103
3
Varna Gold silk
Varna Gold
J: Robbie Colgan
T: Paul John Gilligan
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
Winning juvenile hurdler, maiden on the Flat and has shown his best form at Dundalk
03879-
Age: 4
Weight: 10-1
OR: 64
Days: 164
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Feb 21 Naa Naas 15.5f Sft 4yHcH 10-8 4/9 Zoffanien (16L) 28/1 113 104
7 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft/Hy 4yHG1 11-2 6/6 Quilixios (121L) 250/1 - 21
31 Oct 20 Dro Down Royal 16.5f Sft 3yH 10-13 2/4 Quilixios (20L) 10/1 - 112
26 Oct 20 Gal Galway 7f Hy Hc 9-13 9/16 Excuzio Joe (9¼L) 25/1 67 50
5 Oct 20 Kln Killarney 17f Gd 3yMdH 11-2 1/9 At War (9L) 9/2 - 115
29 Sep 20 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Gd 3yMdH 10-9 F/11 Scholastic () 28/1 - 111
5
Merroir silk
Merroir
J: Dylan Browne McMonagle 5
T: Joseph Patrick O'Brien
Plenty to prove now after mid-division run behind the gambled-on All Class at Navan
6-6378
Age: 4
Weight: 9-13
OR: 62
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Mar 21 Nav Navan 13f Hy Hc 9-8 8/16 All Class (10½L) 13/2 63 59
5 Mar 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-8 7/14 Fallen Forest (5L) 7/1 63 61
17 Feb 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-11 3/14 Lady Of Luxury (¾L) 4/1 61 68
20 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 9-11 6/14 Never Mistabeat (8L) 4/1 61 63
4 Oct 20 Kln Killarney 11f Sft 3yMd 9-2 6/8 Coltor (9½L) 17/2 63 61
16 Sep 20 Cor Cork 12f Gd Hc 9-10 4/13 Curious Bride (6½L) 12/1 64 68
6
Colonel Lesley silk
Colonel Lesley p
J: Seamie Heffernan
T: James Daniel Dullea
Handicap hurdle winner last October, lightly-raced on Flat, does not seem well treated
7/0/6-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-11
OR: 60
Days: 267
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Mar 21 Naa Naas 16f Sft/Hy Ch 11-10 8/9 Jungle Junction (74L) 200/1 - 48
4 Mar 21 Clo Clonmel 20f Sft/Hy Ch 11-9 8/13 Southerner (82L) 66/1 - 30
1 Jan 21 Trm Tramore 16f Sft/Hy HcH 11-3 p 7/11 Shakeytry (25L) 7/1 96 86
3 Dec 20 Clo Clonmel 16f Hy HcH 11-3 p1 7/13 No Grey Area's (24L) 14/1 97 81
22 Oct 20 Thu Thurles 16f Y HcH 11-9 10/13 Molly Kaye (23L) 4/1 97 79
15 Oct 20 Trm Tramore 16f Y HcH 11-3 1/12 Caddy Shack (¾L) 9/2 92 95
7
Dusty Winds silk
Dusty Winds
J: Cian MacRedmond 7
T: Mark Fahey
Looked of little account in maidens, towards the rear on handicap debut at Dundalk
009-0
Age: 6
Weight: 9-11
OR: 60
Days: 87
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-5 11/14 Stay With Me (11½L) 33/1 61 50
22 Jul 20 Naa Naas 10f Gd Md 10-2 9/9 Dawn Patrol (18½L) 125/1 - 45
10 Jul 20 Cur Curragh 8f Y Md 10-2 10/13 Carrytheone (17L) 100/1 - 51
4 Jul 20 Naa Naas 8f Y/Sft Md 10-2 10/18 Kassaba (15L) 150/1 - 54
26 Jun 20 Tip Tipperary 16f Gd/Y NHF 11-9 7/15 Hallowed Star (21L) 40/1 - 88
10
Vitudurum silk
Vitudurum
J: Gary Carroll
T: Joseph G Murphy
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 10 in the last 14 days (0%)
Sole win came on his debut in 2018, struggled on recent return to Flat action at Navan
34/0-0
Age: 6
Weight: 9-9
OR: 58
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Mar 21 Nav Navan 13f Hy Hc 9-7 14/16 Duchess Ravenwaves (57L) 18/1 61 -
11 Mar 21 Thu Thurles 16f Hy HcH 11-11 b 9/14 Toms Courage (21L) 13/2 92 88
28 Dec 20 Lim Limerick 21f Hy HcH 11-6 PU/17 Itsnotinit () 12/1 94 -
11 Dec 20 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Hy HcH 12-0 b1 5/17 Fighting Fit (20L) 5/1 95 97
26 Nov 20 Thu Thurles 16f Sft HcH 12-0 4/13 Listenheretomejack (3¾L) 9/1 95 108
13 Nov 20 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft/Hy HcH 11-6 3/14 Sadies Trix (2½L) 20/1 93 100
11
Batalha silk
Batalha p
J: Luke McAteer 5
T: T G McCourt
Placed once at a low level for Mark Johnston, makes little appeal on Irish form so far
773-00
Age: 4
Weight: 9-8
OR: 57
Days: 62
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Mar 21 Nav Navan 16f Y 4yMdH 11-9 8/14 Nazine (22L) 40/1 - 90
2 Mar 21 Gow Gowran Park 16f Hy 4yMdH 11-9 UR/16 An Epic Song () 200/1 - -
5 Feb 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 9-12 p1 13/14 Blackstone Cliff (23L) 40/1 60 26
8 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 9-9 11/14 Romann (12L) 20/1 61 51
23 Aug 20 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 12f St 6Hc 9-1 3/12 Prince Llyr (1½L) 11/1 61 66
1 Aug 20 Chp Chepstow 16f Gd 6Hc 9-5 7/10 Lismore (24L) 14/1 65 46
12
Metal Man silk
Metal Man b
J: Sam Ewing 5
T: Mrs Denise Foster
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
56 rating is potentially interesting relative to his 120 hurdles mark, valuable 5lb off
98/67-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-7
OR: 56
Days: 280
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Sep 20 Lis Listowel 24f Sft HcH 11-1 b PU/12 Balinaboola Steel () 17/2 120 -
11 Sep 20 Klb Kilbeggan 25f Y NvH 11-4 b 1/5 Friary Rock (hd) 9/2 117 122
25 Aug 20 Bel Bellewstown 24f Sft HcH 10-13 b 2/10 Ballycastle Girl (3¾L) 33/1 115 122
20 Jul 20 Gow Gowran Park 24.5f Gd HcH 10-11 b1 7/13 Flooring Porter (24L) 25/1 117 93
2 Jul 20 Bel Bellewstown 14f Y Hc 10-1 7/12 Allora Yeats (7L) 10/1 62 58
23 Jun 20 Nav Navan 13f Sft Hc 9-8 6/15 Lalipour (6¼L) 14/1 62 61
13
Nudge The Judge silk
Nudge The Judge
J: Colin Keane
T: R P Cody
Went close at Killarney last July, showed up well on seasonal debut, holds definite chance
/082-6
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 50
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Mar 21 Nav Navan 13f Hy Hc 8-6 6/16 All Class (8¼L) 25/1 50 49
13 Jul 20 Kln Killarney 14f Y Hc 8-6 2/11 The Abbey (nse) 11/1 55 58
21 Jun 20 Leo Leopardstown 10f Gd Hc 8-7 8/17 Lieutenant Silver (4¼L) 25/1 54 48
15 Jun 20 Ros Roscommon 10f GF 3yHc 9-3 10/12 Alexei Vronsky (27L) 8/1 54 8
16 Aug 19 Cur Curragh 7f Sft 2yMd 9-0 8/29 Brook On Fifth (13½L) 50/1 - 52
2 Aug 19 Gal Galway 7f Gd 2yMd 9-0 6/11 Alpine Star (19L) 66/1 - 42
14
One Cool Choice silk
One Cool Choice t
J: Mark Gallagher
T: Jarlath P Fahey
Twice placed at two, poor form last season and no better at Dundalk during the winter
000-00
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 46
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Mar 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 9-2 t 13/13 Wild Shot (24L) 25/1 50 20
20 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 9-3 11/14 Storm Elza (8L) 100/1 52 47
18 Dec 20 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 9-3 13/13 Gormanston (6¼L) 40/1 54 50
16 Aug 20 Cor Cork 10f Sft 3yHc 9-3 t1 16/16 Sasta (19½L) 66/1 62 30
8 Jul 20 Gow Gowran Park 8f Sft/Hy 3yHc 9-10 10/15 Hisnameis Mrdevitt (14½L) 18/1 64 39
19 Jun 20 Tip Tipperary 7.5f Y MdF 9-2 9/15 Sunday Sweet (12½L) 66/1 - 44
15
Alohamora silk
Alohamora b 1
J: Leigh Roche
T: J A Nash
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Three-time jumps winner whose Flat record does not inspire confidence, blinkered now
579/6/
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
OR: 45
Days: 790
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Mar 21 Lim Limerick 24.5f Hy HcCh 11-5 PU/12 Glorious Galway () 8/1 116 -
1 Mar 21 Pun Punchestown 24f Sft HcH 9-13 p 11/16 Atlantic Shore (26L) 16/1 118 104
16 Jan 21 Fai Fairyhouse 23f Hy HcH 10-12 p 5/14 Ballyshannon Rose (8¾L) 6/1 118 124
26 Dec 20 Lim Limerick 20f Hy HcHM 11-0 3/15 Minx Tiara (14L) 28/1 118 125
31 Jan 20 Cat Catterick 25.5f Sft 3HcChM 10-7 F/3 Molly Childers () 8/11F 121 131
11 Jan 20 Fai Fairyhouse 24f Sft HcH 9-9 p1 1/9 Thunder Down Under (8½L) 5/1 108 125
16
Haunting Vocals silk
C
Haunting Vocals tp
J: Adam Farragher 7
T: M Flannery
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Only win in a nursery for Jim Bolger in 2017, generally modest form for this stable
0/06-0
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
OR: 45
Days: 90
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 8-3 tp1 10/14 Chateau Musar (6¼L) 100/1 45 43
26 Nov 20 Thu Thurles 16f Sft MdHM 11-9 t 10/13 Gauloise (57L) 200/1 - 69
22 Jul 20 Bal Ballinrobe 17.5f Y MdHM 11-9 t 7/13 Two Shoe Tom (30L) 125/1 - 85
20 Jul 20 Bal Ballinrobe 13f Gd Hc 8-5 t 6/13 Shumaker (8¼L) 66/1 45 48
22 Jun 20 Ros Roscommon 10f Y Hc 8-3 10/12 Wilderness (23L) 66/1 45 9
10 Jun 19 Ros Roscommon 7f Sft Hc 8-11 t1 13/15 Piper Bomb (9½L) 33/1 50 32
17
Miss Dancealot silk
Miss Dancealot p
J: Gavin Ryan
T: Garry Caldwell
Placed once in nine starts for her former trainer, up against it on stable/seasonal debut
46379-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 45
Days: 146
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Nov 20 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 8-3 p 9/14 Magi Gal (8½L) 16/1 46 42
22 Oct 20 Nav Navan 14f Sft Hc 8-3 7/11 Sil Ver Klass (6½L) 13/2 48 45
8 Oct 20 Thu Thurles 12.5f Sft Hc 8-3 3/13 Call Me Dolly (4½L) 25/1 47 48
17 Jul 20 Lim Limerick 8f Gd 3yHc 8-2 p1 6/16 Scholastic (7½L) 8/1 45 41
29 Jun 20 Lim Limerick 8f Gd 3yHc 8-11 4/11 Dark Design (2¼L) 5/1 45 45
15 Jun 20 Ros Roscommon 7f GF 3yHc 8-4 5/13 Slieve Bearnagh (3½L) 28/1 45 42
18
William Of Wykeham silk
BF
William Of Wykeham t
J: Wayne Lordan
T: Mark Michael McNiff
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Winning hurdler last year, unplaced 2-1 favourite at Navan on a rare Flat run last October
/60/5-
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
OR: 45
Days: 168
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Oct 20 Nav Navan 14f Sft Hc 8-11 t 5/11 Make Good (15L) 2/1F 46 41
9 Sep 20 Pun Punchestown 23.5f Y HcH 10-7 t 5/12 Ellie Mac (9½L) 100/30 122 123
22 Aug 20 Kln Killarney 23f Y HcH 10-3 t 2/10 Decor Irlandais (¾L) 9/2 118 126
3 Aug 20 Ros Roscommon 23.5f Y HcH 11-8 t 1/9 Happie Days (6½L) 15/2 109 123
22 Jul 20 Bal Ballinrobe 22f Y MdH 12-0 t 1/8 Futurum Regem (5½L) 14/1 95 113
1 Jul 20 Tip Tipperary 20f Y HcH 11-9 t PU/15 Bread And Butter () 66/1 97 -
19
Mountain Fox silk
Mountain Fox t
J: N G McCullagh
T: F Oakes
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Reserve, gained first Flat win at the age of seven, overall record is patchy
2006-0
Age: 8
Weight: 10-0
OR: 63
Days: 8
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
31 Mar 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 16f St Hc 9-6 t 10/14 Falak (6L) 28/1 54 52
18 Nov 20 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-8 tp1 6/14 Donoch (4¼L) 40/1 56 57
2 Nov 20 Cur Curragh 12f Hy Hc 9-8 t 12/14 Arcland (47L) 40/1 64 -
31 Aug 20 Ros Roscommon 11.5f Y/Sft Hc 9-8 t 11/14 Thefaithfulindian (9¾L) 6/1 66 54
15 Aug 20 Trm Tramore 16f Y Hc 9-10 t 2/12 Bright Flame (1¾L) 6/1 64 70
31 Jul 20 Leo Leopardstown 12f Gd Hc 9-9 t 1/15 Final Endeavour (¾L) 11/1 56 63
4
Listening Mode silk
Listening Mode t
T: Brendan W Duke
580
Age: 5
Weight: 10-0
OR: 63
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Mar 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St Md 9-9 t 11/14 Jungle Cove (15L) 66/1 - 50
12 Feb 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Md 9-11 t 8/14 Palace Rock (7½L) 80/1 - 59
20 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Md 9-12 t1 5/13 Illusory (4L) 50/1 - 59
15 Nov 20 Pun Punchestown 16f Hy 4yNHF 10-9 9/10 Hollow Games (73L) 80/1 - 39
8
Winston Wolfe silk
Winston Wolfe
T: Adrian McGuinness
854-19
Age: 7
Weight: 9-10
OR: 59
Days: 76
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Mar 21 Nav Navan 16f Y NvHcH 10-6 3/11 Five Helmets (5¾L) 28/1 96 102
22 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-3 p 9/13 Lady Of Luxury (8½L) 15/2 59 52
11 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 16f St Hc 9-9 1/13 Belgoprince (½L) 3/1 54 64
30 Dec 20 Lim Limerick 16f Hy HcH 11-11 UR/17 Moonlight Glory () 12/1 98 -
17 Dec 20 Dro Down Royal 17f Sft HcH 11-8 7/12 You Say Nothing (17½L) 11/2 98 96
3 Dec 20 Clo Clonmel 16f Hy HcH 11-10 4/13 No Grey Area's (3¼L) 18/1 98 106
9
All Class silk
All Class
T: David Peter Dunne
0-0091
Age: 6
Weight: 9-9
OR: 58
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Mar 21 Nav Navan 13f Hy Hc 8-3 1/16 Crassus (2¼L) 9/2 48 59
5 Mar 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St Md 9-4 9/14 Jungle Cove (13½L) 100/1 - 49
5 Feb 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St Md 9-4 13/13 Sienna Lady (23L) 300/1 - 19
20 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Md 9-7 10/13 Swift Verdict (24L) 150/1 - 31
10 Dec 20 Trm Tramore 21.5f Hy HcCh 11-4 F/11 Presenting Point () 28/1 85 -
19 Jul 20 Tip Tipperary 17f Gd/Y ChM 11-6 PU/11 Dime A Dozen () 300/1 - -
Verdict

Having produced dramatic improvement out of the blue at Navan ALL CLASS gets the vote to defy a 10lb rise in the ratings.

Verdict silk image
All Class

Betting Forecast:

2/1 All Class,

11/2 Nudge The Judge,

6/1 William Of Wykeham,

10/1 Bear Claws,

Merroir,

Metal Man,

Winston Wolfe,

16/1 Varna Gold,

20/1 Alohamora,

Victory March,

Colonel Lesley,

Vitudurum,

25/1 Listening Mode,

Miss Dancealot,

33/1 Batalha,

Dusty Winds,

66/1 One Cool Choice,

Haunting Vocals

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