BELLEWSTOWN
2 July 2022
Saturday 2nd July

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Bar One Racing "Bellewstown" Handicap Hurdle Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 2m 188y
  • Going: Good
Bellewstown
Runners
15

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Showers

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Anna Bunina silk
D
BF
Anna Bunina t
J: Shane Fitzgerald 3
T: John C McConnell
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Won Scottish Champion Hurdle at Ayr and a Listed contest at Killarney; not at best latest
31-512
Age: 6
Weight: 11-12
OR: 134
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Jun 22 Dro Down Royal 16.5f Gd HM 11-0 t 2/7 Shesadream (1¾L) 4/6F 134 130
15 May 22 Kln Killarney 17f Gd HLM 11-0 t 1/11 Heia (1L) 4/1 133 133
7 May 22 Hay Haydock 15.5f GS HcHG3 10-10 t 5/16 N'golo (15½L) 11/2 135 131
2 Apr 22 Ayr Ayr 16f GS HcHG2 10-4 t 1/8 West Cork (1L) 6/1 130 136
5 Feb 22 Mus Musselburgh 15.5f Gd 2HcH 11-6 t 3/7 Socialist Agenda (6L) 8/1 133 132
29 Jan 22 Don Doncaster 16.5f Gd HG2M 11-2 t 4/5 Miss Heritage (24L) 16/5 135 112
3
The Tide Turns silk
D
The Tide Turns t
J: Jack Kennedy
T: Gordon Elliott
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 6 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (30%)
Beaten less than 3l in Fairyhouse Grade 2 when last seen; leading contender at this level
14403-
Age: 4
Weight: 11-9
OR: 135
Days: 90
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Apr 22 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Y NvHG2 10-10 t 3/8 Flame Bearer (2¾L) 7/1 135 130
15 Mar 22 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f GS 4yHcHG3 11-9 t1 15/21 Brazil (26L) 9/1 137 113
19 Feb 22 Gow Gowran Park 16f Hy HG3 10-7 4/7 Teahupoo (23L) 14/1 135 125
5 Feb 22 Leo Leopardstown 16f Y 4yHG1 11-2 4/9 Vauban (8¼L) 18/1 - 138
17 Jan 22 Pun Punchestown 16f Sft 4yMdH 11-9 1/20 HMS Seahorse (2¾L) 9/4F - 124
30 Sep 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 12f St 5Hc 9-9 3/8 Bascule (3L) 100/30 77 81
4
Dark Spark silk
D
Dark Spark p
J: Richard Condon 7
T: Michael Winters
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Flat victory at Listowel before winning a handicap hurdle at Kilbeggan; may improve more
134U-1
Age: 6
Weight: 11-7
OR: 129
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jun 22 Klb Kilbeggan 16f Gd HcH 10-4 p 1/8 Two Shoe Tom (2¼L) 5/4F 122 130
5 Jun 22 Lis Listowel 13f Y 10-7 1/6 Barbados (1½L) 22/1 - 101
11 Dec 21 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Y/Sft Ch 12-0 UR/14 Blue Lord () 50/1 - -
25 Nov 21 Thu Thurles 18f Gd Ch 12-0 p 4/8 Ciel De Neige (22L) 12/1 - 113
13 Nov 21 Pun Punchestown 16f Y NvH 11-2 p 3/8 Top Bandit (2¾L) 13/2 118 126
20 Aug 21 Klb Kilbeggan 16f Gd/Y MdH 11-7 p1 1/14 Malbas (9L) 5/2 - 120
5
The Little Yank silk
D
The Little Yank
J: Mr H C Swan 7
T: John Patrick Ryan
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
3-38 over hurdles so very much exposed compared to his rivals; second runner for John Ryan
33153-
Age: 7
Weight: 11-7
OR: 129
Days: 105
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Mar 22 Thu Thurles 18f Gd NvChG3 11-2 3/5 French Dynamite (32L) 25/1 - 120
24 Feb 22 Thu Thurles 20.5f Sft NvHG3 11-6 5/6 The Goffer (19½L) 9/1 130 119
10 Feb 22 Thu Thurles 20f Y NvH 10-13 1/4 Ash Tree Meadow (9L) 11/4 125 134
5 Feb 22 Leo Leopardstown 24f Y HcH 10-1 3/24 Good Time Jonny (3L) 80/1 122 134
16 Jan 22 Pun Punchestown 16f Sft NvHG2 11-4 3/7 Dysart Dynamo (49L) 150/1 122 103
8 Jan 22 Cor Cork 16f Hy NvH 11-4 3/7 All Those Years (5L) 11/2 122 122
6
Rich Belief silk
D
Rich Belief b
J: Donagh Meyler
T: Karl Thornton
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Won at Limerick and Kelso this spring and fine second in a valuable handicap at Killarney
261-21
Age: 5
Weight: 11-6
OR: 128
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Jun 22 Lim Limerick 17f Gd Hc 9-0 b 2/9 Waterville (6L) 11/2 69 70
29 May 22 Kel Kelso 16f GF 2HcH 11-12 b 1/6 The Navigator (1¾L) 9/2 129 131
15 May 22 Kln Killarney 17f Gd HcH 10-10 b 2/16 Celestial Horizon (7L) 20/1 120 125
23 Apr 22 Nav Navan 13f Gd Hc 9-9 b 8/20 Magnetic North (7L) 9/1 70 70
7 Apr 22 Lim Limerick 16f Gd NvH 12-0 b 1/6 Mount Brown (½L) 100/30 116 126
29 Mar 22 Nav Navan 13f Gd Hc 10-2 b 6/18 Scott Lang (4¾L) 22/1 70 76
7
Molly Wedger silk
Molly Wedger
J: Brian Hayes
T: Dermot P O'Brien
Listowel win (2m4f) is the shortest trip she's won over so this looks too sharp
600-31
Age: 8
Weight: 11-5
OR: 127
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Jun 22 Lis Listowel 20f Sft/Hy HcH 11-1 1/12 Summer Tide (2¼L) 15/2 120 127
16 May 22 Kln Killarney 22f Gd HcH 10-9 3/14 Happy Jacky (4½L) 40/1 119 123
28 Apr 22 Pun Punchestown 23.5f Gd/Y HcH 9-12 16/25 A Great View (32L) 80/1 120 99
27 Apr 22 Pun Punchestown 20f Gd/Y HcH 11-7 15/24 Life In The Park (31L) 66/1 120 101
13 Mar 22 Lim Limerick 22f Sft/Hy NvHG3M 10-13 6/12 Kilbarry Chloe (26L) 66/1 120 105
19 Sep 21 Lis Listowel 20f Gd/Y HM 10-11 8/9 French Made (74L) 5/1 121 51
8
Vado Forte silk
D
Vado Forte
J: Jordan Gainford
T: Gordon Elliott
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 6 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (30%)
Probably needed the run when fifth to Dark Spark at Kilbeggan but others preferred
4/15-5
Age: 9
Weight: 11-3
OR: 125
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jun 22 Klb Kilbeggan 16f Gd HcH 11-0 5/8 Dark Spark (7½L) 22/1 125 124
30 Oct 21 Dro Down Royal 19.5f Sft ChG2 11-7 5/6 Envoi Allen (62L) 6/1 - 72
10 Oct 21 Lim Limerick 19.5f Sft Ch 11-4 1/6 January Jets (15L) 11/1 - 145
5 Apr 21 Chp Chepstow 16f Gd 2HcCh 10-9 4/7 Before Midnight (28L) 16/1 129 115
6 Mar 21 Kel Kelso 17f GS 3NvHcCh 11-8 F/4 Cedar Hill () 9/1 131 -
6 Feb 21 San Sandown 15.5f Hy 3NvHcCh 11-2 4/5 High Up In The Air (19L) 7/1 132 116
9
All Those Years silk
D
All Those Years
J: Mark Walsh
T: C Byrnes
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Won a novice contest at Cork in January; pulled up behind Dark Spark at Kilbeggan
/4/1-P
Age: 8
Weight: 11-2
OR: 124
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jun 22 Klb Kilbeggan 16f Gd HcH 11-0 PU/8 Dark Spark () 15/2 125 -
8 Jan 22 Cor Cork 16f Hy NvH 11-5 1/7 De Lady In Red (½L) 9/4F 118 128
13 Nov 20 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft/Hy MdH 12-0 4/14 Tucanae (21L) 5/1 - 105
8 Oct 19 Gal Galway 19f Sft/Hy MdH 11-12 3/10 Battle Of Midway (7¼L) 2/1 - 123
11 Sep 19 Lis Listowel 16f Y MdH 11-12 2/12 Jeremys Flame (½L) 11/2 - 123
1 Aug 19 Gal Galway 18.5f Gd NHF 12-0 1/9 Tudors Glory (3¾L) 4/7F - 108
10
Play The Game silk
D
Play The Game t
J: Simon Torrens
T: John C McConnell
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Last win was over fences in 2020 and probably handicapper's grip in this sphere
03545-
Age: 9
Weight: 11-1
OR: 123
Days: 306
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jun 22 Fai Fairyhouse 13.5f Gd Hc 9-5 h 5/9 Daylight Come (29L) 22/1 73 39
12 Nov 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-11 t 10/10 Hurricane Alex (32L) 28/1 76 32
23 Oct 21 Leo Leopardstown 10f Gd Hc 10-1 ht 10/20 Tudor City (7¼L) 50/1 79 74
30 Aug 21 Crt Cartmel 17.5f Gd 2HcCh 10-11 5/6 Tonto's Spirit (22L) 15/2 135 122
22 Aug 21 Wor Worcester 16f Gd 3HcH 11-7 ht 4/6 Champagne City (26L) 15/2 135 109
8 Aug 21 Dpt Downpatrick 19f Y H 11-4 ht 5/7 Dollar Value (31L) 8/1 130 108
11
Hidden Land silk
D
BF
Hidden Land
J: L P Dempsey
T: Andrew Kinirons
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Easy winner at Downpatrick and fine third in Listed event won by Anna Bunina at Killarney
00-134
Age: 5
Weight: 11-0
OR: 122
Days: 33
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 May 22 Bal Ballinrobe 18.5f Y HcHM 11-9 4/7 Two Shoe Tom (14½L) 3/1F 122 118
15 May 22 Kln Killarney 17f Gd HLM 11-0 3/11 Anna Bunina (1½L) 25/1 117 130
6 May 22 Dpt Downpatrick 17.5f Y/Sft HcHM 11-8 1/11 Trevena (13L) 100/30F 108 131
26 Apr 22 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Gd/Y NvHLM 11-4 10/11 Party Central (34L) 250/1 108 103
17 Mar 22 Chl Cheltenham 17f Sft NvHG2M 11-2 11/19 Love Envoi (18L) 200/1 120 115
4 Mar 22 Dun Dundalk (AW) 16f St Hc 11-2 7/14 Dartan (22L) 12/1 73 61
12
Mandarin Monarch silk
D
Mandarin Monarch tp
J: P J O'Hanlon 5
T: Andrew McNamara
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Capable of popping up like when recording his fourth win over hurdles at Navan in March
0/1P-6
Age: 9
Weight: 10-10
OR: 118
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jun 22 Klb Kilbeggan 16f Gd HcH 10-1 p 6/8 Dark Spark (7½L) 15/2 119 118
8 Apr 22 Ain Aintree 16.5f GS 2HcH 10-4 tp PU/16 Hacker Des Places () 33/1 126 -
12 Mar 22 Nav Navan 16f Hy HcH 10-11 t 1/10 Noble Birth (5L) 22/1 112 122
28 Apr 21 Pun Punchestown 20.5f Y HcH 11-6 p 18/25 Guiri (44L) 125/1 119 82
15 Jan 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St 9-5 p 9/14 Glorious Zoff (5½L) 66/1 67 58
25 Nov 20 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 10-0 p 11/14 Shamiyan (9¾L) 40/1 70 57
13
The Greek silk
D
The Greek tp 1
J: Corey McGivern 7
T: Gordon Elliott
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 6 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (30%)
Won a 26-runner handicap at Leopardstown over Christmas; cheekpieces added to tongue-tie
41P8-0
Age: 6
Weight: 10-10
OR: 118
Days: 50
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 May 22 Klb Kilbeggan 16f Gd HcH 12-0 t 10/12 Bonarc (56L) 15/2 119 78
28 Apr 22 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd/Y HcH 11-10 t 8/25 Broomfield Hall (9¼L) 28/1 119 119
23 Jan 22 Thu Thurles 15.5f Y HcH 11-1 t PU/15 Light Brigade () 4/1 119 -
26 Dec 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft NvHcH 10-13 t 1/26 Belgoprince (nse) 14/1 112 124
16 Nov 21 Lim Limerick 16f Y/Sft MdH 11-4 t 4/13 It'sallabouteve (7¾L) 13/2 114 108
30 Oct 21 Dro Down Royal 17f Sft MdH 12-0 t F/15 Mighty Potter () 100/30 - 116
14
Still Standing silk
D
Still Standing t
J: Conor Orr
T: William Durkan
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
His fourth in a decent rated hurdle at Wexford in May was quite an encouraging effort
8/10-4
Age: 7
Weight: 10-9
OR: 117
Days: 49
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 May 22 Wex Wexford 17f Gd H 11-4 4/11 Authorized Art (12½L) 33/1 118 117
26 Apr 22 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Gd/Y HcH 10-0 11/17 Felix Desjy (33L) 28/1 120 95
16 Oct 21 Leo Leopardstown 12f Gd Hc 9-9 10/20 Powerful Aggie (6L) 50/1 94 95
1 Oct 21 Gow Gowran Park 16f Gd MdH 12-0 1/15 Cirque Royal (2½L) 100/30 - 120
12 Sep 21 Cur Curragh 10f Gd Hc 9-4 tp1 21/23 Max Mayhem (11½L) 25/1 94 76
15 Aug 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 9-4 t 4/12 Ides Of August (4L) 33/1 95 97
15
Elegant Lass silk
CD
D
Elegant Lass t
J: Darragh O'Keeffe
T: Thomas Gibney
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Three-time winner including over C&D but hard to fancy in this competitive a handicap
342U-9
Age: 7
Weight: 10-8
OR: 116
Days: 48
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 22 Kln Killarney 17f Gd HLM 11-0 t 9/11 Anna Bunina (27L) 50/1 117 105
26 Apr 22 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Gd/Y HcH 9-7 t UR/17 Felix Desjy () 40/1 120 -
13 Oct 21 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd HcHM 11-4 t 2/9 Mighty Meggsie (1¾L) 9/1 115 119
18 Sep 21 Nav Navan 16f Gd HcH 10-13 t 4/14 Rock On Seamie (3L) 14/1 115 118
12 Aug 21 Trm Tramore 16f Gd HcH 11-5 t 3/7 Craic Eile (4¼L) 7/2 114 116
15 Jul 21 Kln Killarney 17f Gd HcH 10-12 t 3/11 Excelcius (8¾L) 7/2F 113 119
16
Too Bright silk
Too Bright t
J: B J Cooper
T: Noel Meade
Creditable efforts in handicaps of late including when beaten less than 3l by Dark Spark
140-43
Age: 4
Weight: 10-6
OR: 118
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jun 22 Klb Kilbeggan 16f Gd HcH 9-8 t 3/8 Dark Spark (2¾L) 13/2 117 116
28 May 22 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd HcH 10-8 t 4/10 Tudor City (11L) 10/1 117 109
18 Apr 22 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Y NvHcH 11-0 12/15 Ideal Pal (38L) 7/1 118 88
19 Sep 21 Lis Listowel 16f Gd/Y 3yH 11-2 t 4/12 Bell Ex One (9L) 11/4 - 114
10 Sep 21 Bal Ballinrobe 18f Y/Sft 3yMdH 11-0 t 1/11 Powerful Kieran (2½L) 3/1 - 119
30 Aug 21 Ros Roscommon 12f Gd 3yHc 10-0 t1 1/10 Rock Ya Boy Ya (4½L) 5/2F 58 74
17
Family Business silk
D
Family Business h
J: Kieran Callaghan 7
T: Donal Coffey
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Fine second to the very experienced Tudor City at Punchestown; more to come; first reserve
/515-2
Age: 8
Weight: 10-7
OR: 115
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 May 22 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd HcH 10-2 h 2/10 Tudor City (1½L) 14/1 112 119
19 Dec 21 Thu Thurles 16f Gd/Y NvHLM 10-13 h 5/9 Lunar Display (15½L) 8/1 - 111
4 Nov 21 Thu Thurles 16f Y MdHM 10-10 h 1/12 Powerful Out (15L) 16/5 - 113
17 Oct 21 Cor Cork 20.5f Gd MdH 11-3 h 5/14 Chicago Time (20L) 10/1 - 87
28 Oct 20 Pun Punchestown 20.5f Y/Sft H 10-5 h 9/16 Funky Dady (40L) 20/1 - 85
18 Oct 20 Cor Cork 20f Gd MdH 10-12 h 3/14 Fest Deiz (5½L) 7/2 - 102
2
Gaelic Arc silk
D
Gaelic Arc
T: John Patrick Ryan
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
367-11
Age: 6
Weight: 11-11
OR: 133
Days: 51
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 May 22 Clo Clonmel 16.5f Gd NvH 11-6 1/6 Prairie Dancer (6½L) 14/1 - 133
2 May 22 Dro Down Royal 16.5f Gd/Y MdH 11-8 1/17 Flaming Moon (1½L) 25/1 - 124
27 Mar 22 Lim Limerick 19f Gd/Y MdH 11-7 7/13 The Road To Fame (50L) 6/1 - 67
29 Dec 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Y/Sft NHF 12-2 6/6 The Nice Guy (37L) 50/1 - 76
18 Dec 21 Nav Navan 16f Gd/Y NHFL 11-13 3/6 American Mike (25L) 33/1 - 104
18 Nov 21 Thu Thurles 16f Gd/Y NHF 12-2 1/7 Getaway Charlie (1¼L) 3/1 - 105
18
The Dasher Conway silk
D
The Dasher Conway
T: Mrs Gillian Callaghan
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
1407-1
Age: 7
Weight: 10-6
OR: 114
Days: 51
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 May 22 Clo Clonmel 16.5f Gd HcH 12-0 1/14 Uncle Gerhard (hd) 7/2 109 120
25 Jan 22 Dro Down Royal 16.5f Y NvH 11-1 7/10 Rodaniche (23L) 4/1 110 94
28 Dec 21 Leo Leopardstown 20f Sft HcH 11-9 12/28 Priory Park (21L) 13/2 110 98
21 Nov 21 Nav Navan 16f Gd HcH 11-6 4/16 Clarens (5½L) 17/2 109 114
25 May 21 Tip Tipperary 16f Hy MdH 12-0 1/16 Hot On My Heels (11L) 18/1 - 114
28 Feb 21 Naa Naas 15.5f Sft MdH 12-0 12/20 Egality Mans (36L) 300/1 - 89
19
Hisnameis Mrdevitt silk
BF
Hisnameis Mrdevitt h
T: Peter Fahey
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
6/35-3
Age: 5
Weight: 10-6
OR: 114
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 May 22 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd HcH 10-10 h 3/10 Tudor City (6L) 11/4F 113 116
28 Apr 22 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd/Y HcH 11-3 h 5/25 Broomfield Hall (6L) 18/1 112 116
8 Apr 22 Bal Ballinrobe 17.5f Gd/Y MdH 11-12 h1 3/15 L'impertinent (8L) 40/1 - 118
4 Apr 21 Cor Cork 16f Gd/Y 4yMdH 11-9 6/16 Ya Ya Baby (8½L) 6/1 - 98
6 Mar 21 Nav Navan 16f Y/Sft 4yMdH 11-9 4/19 Palace Rock (7L) 50/1 - 99
27 Dec 20 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft 3yMdH 11-2 11/18 French Aseel (51L) 80/1 - 82
Verdict

Very competitive but DARK SPARK has been sweetened up nicely by his trainer and probably still has a bit of scope in terms of his mark

Verdict silk image
Dark Spark

Betting Forecast:

4/1 Anna Bunina,

5/1 The Tide Turns,

7/1 Dark Spark,

10/1 Gaelic Arc,

Rich Belief,

12/1 All Those Years,

Too Bright,

14/1 Molly Wedger,

16/1 The Little Yank,

Vado Forte,

Play The Game,

Hidden Land,

Still Standing,

20/1 Mandarin Monarch,

Elegant Lass,

25/1 The Greek

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