CURRAGH
6 August 2022
Saturday 6th August

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Sheehy Motors Volkswagen Handicap Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 1m
  • Going: Good
Curragh
Runners
8

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Weather
Mostly cloudy

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(1)
Akmaam silk
Akmaam
J: Mark Enright
T: G M Lyons
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Didn't feature on Irish debut at Leopardstown; Keane deserts him here for Janoobi
/905-0
Age: 4
Weight: 10-0
OR: 93
Days: 30
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Jul 22 Leo Leopardstown 10f Gd Hc 9-10 11/13 Jungle Cove (9½L) 13/2 94 84
9 Oct 21 Yor York 10.5f GS 2Hc 8-12 5/10 Bay Bridge (7L) 20/1 97 92
17 Jun 21 Asc Ascot 8f GF 23yHc 9-4 b1 25/29 Perotto (32L) 28/1 100 37
15 Apr 21 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 3yG3 9-0 9/10 Master Of The Seas (16L) 15/2 100 74
10 Oct 20 Nmk Newmarket 8f Sft 2yG3 9-1 5/10 One Ruler (4¾L) 8/1 - 101
5 Sep 20 Asc Ascot 7f Gd 42yNv 9-5 1/10 Siam Fox (4L) 12/1 - 91
2
(7)
Probe silk
D
Probe p
J: Chris Hayes
T: D K Weld
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Yet to hit form; handicapper relenting but would like to see more spark before committing
11-009
Age: 4
Weight: 9-12
OR: 91
Days: 65
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jun 22 Leo Leopardstown 9f Gd Hc 9-12 v1 9/12 Chicago Bear (6¼L) 22/1 93 93
20 May 22 Cur Curragh 8f Y Hc 9-6 p1 25/27 Celtic Crown (11L) 50/1 97 80
16 Apr 22 Cor Cork 7f Y/Sft Hc 10-0 14/17 Punk Poet (14L) 12/1 98 68
5 Jun 21 Lis Listowel 7f Sft 3y 9-9 1/7 San Martino (2L) 5/2 - 101
11 May 21 Kln Killarney 8f Sft 3yMd 9-7 1/12 Draconid (7L) 6/4F - 91
7 Apr 21 Gow Gowran Park 7f Sft 3yMd 9-7 4/16 Lust (1½L) 11/4 - 78
3
(9)
Big Baby Bull silk
C
D
Big Baby Bull t
J: Gary Carroll
T: Michael Mulvany
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Galway second progressing well and still on a fair mark; big chance
7-0012
Age: 6
Weight: 9-10
OR: 89
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Jul 22 Gal Galway 8.5f Gd/Y Hc 9-12 t 2/17 Soaring Monarch (1L) 7/1 87 91
20 Jul 22 Naa Naas 7f Gd Hc 9-10 t 1/13 Rick Dalton (½L) 12/1 81 91
25 Jun 22 Cur Curragh 8f Gd Hc 8-12 t 18/18 Fastnet Crown (21L) 25/1 84 48
16 Apr 22 Cor Cork 7f Y/Sft Hc 9-2 t 15/17 Punk Poet (14½L) 33/1 86 54
29 Oct 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 6f St Hc 9-6 tp 7/11 Arcanears (3½L) 15/2 87 87
23 Oct 21 Leo Leopardstown 7f Gd Hc 9-6 tp 3/18 Dilawara (1½L) 11/2 87 93
4
(5)
Plunkett silk
D
BF
Plunkett
J: W J Lee
T: Paul W Flynn
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Fine run of form came to a half at Galway last week; plenty to find with Big Baby Bull
-12317
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 85
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Jul 22 Gal Galway 8.5f Gd/Y Hc 9-10 t 7/17 Soaring Monarch (3¾L) 11/2F 85 82
9 Jun 22 Leo Leopardstown 7f Gd/Y Hc 9-4 1/10 Earls (2½L) 100/30J 77 90
21 May 22 Cur Curragh 8f Gd/Y Hc 9-11 3/26 Chicago Bear (½L) 6/1F 75 83
23 Apr 22 Lim Limerick 8f Gd Hc 9-0 2/16 Dha Leath (½L) 100/30F 73 83
13 Apr 22 Gow Gowran Park 8f Y/Sft Hc 10-1 1/16 Take My Hand (2¾L) 9/2 64 78
23 Nov 21 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd/Y MdH 12-0 19/22 Grand Jury (56L) 66/1 - 67
5
(8)
Ice Cold In Alex silk
C
Ice Cold In Alex t
J: J M Sheridan 3
T: K J Condon
C
3 x Course Winner - Won 3 times before at this course
Customary late dash at Naas last month when fifth behind Big Baby Bull; never won at 1m
573675
Age: 8
Weight: 9-4
OR: 83
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Jul 22 Naa Naas 7f Gd Hc 9-9 t 5/13 Big Baby Bull (4L) 12/1 83 82
13 Jul 22 Kln Killarney 8f Gd 9-6 t 7/8 Cowboy Justice (10½L) 7/1 83 71
6 Jul 22 Fai Fairyhouse 7f Gd Hc 8-9 t 6/11 Lexington Dash (2¾L) 11/4F 83 82
24 Jun 22 Cur Curragh 7f Gd Hc 9-1 t 3/15 Mutasarref (1L) 7/1 78 91
2 Jun 22 Leo Leopardstown 8f Gd Hc 9-13 t 7/16 Focus Required (4¼L) 15/2 79 82
20 May 22 Cur Curragh 7f Y Hc 9-3 t 5/18 Verhoyen (8¾L) 10/1 82 73
6
(4)
Janoobi silk
D
Janoobi
J: Colin Keane
T: G M Lyons
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Unknown quantity on handicap bow but opening mark on the high side
2-21
Age: 3
Weight: 9-4
OR: 90
Days: 80
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 May 22 Cor Cork 8f Sft Md 9-8 1/7 Ms Eagleton (3¼L) 1/8F - 95
2 Apr 22 Leo Leopardstown 8f Gd 3yMd 9-8 2/17 Hotel Wren (shd) 2/1 - 96
13 Oct 21 Not Nottingham 8.5f GS 52yMd 9-5 2/8 Eldar Eldarov (5L) 9/1 - 80
7
(3)
In Ecstasy silk
D
In Ecstasy
J: Declan McDonogh
T: Joseph Patrick O'Brien
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts at this distance (67%)
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 7 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (25%)
Back from 5 month's break for second turf start; interesting contender on handicap bow
011-4
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 88
Days: 155
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Mar 22 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St 3yL 9-5 4/8 Juncture (7¼L) 100/30 90 89
15 Dec 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St 2y 9-9 1/8 Rene Artois (¾L) 2/1 - 92
19 Nov 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St 2yMd 9-2 1/14 Alooqaal (½L) 6/1 - 82
1 Sep 21 Gow Gowran Park 7f Gd 2yMd 9-5 10/12 Colourful Baron (12L) 5/1 - 55
8
(6)
Tyrconnell silk
D
Tyrconnell b
J: Shane Crosse
T: Sarah Lynam
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Unlucky 4th to Big Baby Bull at Naas; should go well given better luck in running
575504
Age: 8
Weight: 9-2
OR: 81
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Jul 22 Naa Naas 7f Gd Hc 9-8 b 4/13 Big Baby Bull (1L) 28/1 79 86
7 Jul 22 Leo Leopardstown 8f Gd Hc 9-9 p 10/16 Howyoulikethat (7¼L) 12/1 80 76
15 May 22 Naa Naas 8f Gd Hc 9-6 p 5/13 Hale Bopp (4¼L) 16/1 82 85
2 Apr 22 Leo Leopardstown 8f Gd Hc 10-0 p 5/17 Haziya (3¾L) 11/1 83 88
25 Mar 22 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St Hc 10-0 p 7/13 Skontonovski (1¼L) 11/1 84 89
11 Mar 22 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St Hc 10-0 v 5/14 Elzaam Blue (2¼L) 5/1 85 90
9
(2)
Carlton Banks silk
Carlton Banks
T: J F Levins
21-600
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 76
Days: 76
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 May 22 Cur Curragh 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-6 17/18 Additional (13½L) 10/1 80 48
25 Apr 22 Naa Naas 6f Gd Hc 9-4 12/13 Blairmayne (8L) 5/2F 80 65
10 Apr 22 Cur Curragh 6f Y Hc 8-7 6/22 Stag Night (2¾L) 17/2 80 81
31 Oct 21 Naa Naas 6f Hy Md 9-7 1/12 Mickey The Steel (nk) 5/2 - 84
25 Sep 21 Cur Curragh 6f Gd Md 9-7 2/11 Jeroboam (1¼L) 22/1 - 84
21 Aug 21 Cur Curragh 6f Sft Md 9-7 11/22 Heavenly Power (6¼L) 100/1 - 64
Verdict

A good second at Galway last week, BIG BABY BULL (nap) retains plenty of appeal off his new mark

Verdict silk image
Big Baby Bull

Betting Forecast:

7/2 Big Baby Bull,

Janoobi,

9/2 Tyrconnell,

11/2 Plunkett,

8/1 Ice Cold In Alex,

9/1 In Ecstasy,

10/1 Probe,

12/1 Carlton Banks,

16/1 Akmaam

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