DOWN ROYAL
17 March 2024
Sunday 17th March

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Full Circle Series At Punchestown Festival 2024 Qualifier Novice Handicap Hurdle Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 2m 4f
  • Going: Soft
Down Royal
Runners
14

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Mostly cloudy

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Redstone silk
BF
Redstone
J: Keith Donoghue
T: Gavin Cromwell
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Beat King Of Kingsfield in a Fairyhouse maiden hurdle; could be absolutely thrown in here
16
Age: 6
Weight: 12-0
OR: 125
Days: 106
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Dec 23 Fai Fairyhouse 20f Sft NvH 12-0 6/11 Waterford Whispers (17L) 7/4F - 116
2 Oct 23 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft MdH 11-4 1/12 King Of Kingsfield (½L) 4/1 - 123
2
Barry Lyndon silk
Barry Lyndon
J: Conor Maxwell
T: Dermot A McLoughlin
Probably wants better ground but an interesting runner from a stable running into form
125
Age: 6
Weight: 11-12
OR: 123
Days: 227
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Aug 23 Gal Galway 20.5f Gd/Y NvH 11-4 5/8 The Big Doyen (19½L) 25/1 - 114
21 Jun 23 Wex Wexford 16.5f Gd NvH 11-12 2/6 Pink In The Park (1¼L) 4/1 - 129
23 May 23 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd/Y MdH 11-12 1/16 Extrapolation (2¼L) 40/1 - 129
3
Sportinthepark silk
D
Sportinthepark
J: Sam Ewing
T: Noel Meade
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
No show on his handicap debut at Leopardstown last time and others look more likely
5107
Age: 5
Weight: 11-10
OR: 121
Days: 79
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 23 Leo Leopardstown 20f Sft/Hy NvHcH 11-7 h 7/9 Champagne Admiral (35L) 33/1 123 91
2 Dec 23 Fai Fairyhouse 20f Sft NvH 12-0 11/11 Waterford Whispers (89L) 20/1 - 44
17 Nov 23 Wex Wexford 20f Hy 4yMdH 10-13 1/12 Iceberg Theory (2¾L) 10/1 - 111
28 Oct 23 Gal Galway 16.5f Sft 4yNHF 11-3 h1 5/9 Butcher Hollow (11L) 9/4F - 102
4
Striking silk
Striking
J: Jack Kennedy
T: Mrs John Harrington
Fair run when third in a Cork novice event in January; could find a couple too good
-21303
Age: 6
Weight: 11-10
OR: 121
Days: 71
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Jan 24 Cor Cork 16f Sft/Hy NvH 11-10 3/7 Flamborough (8L) 5/1 121 119
26 Dec 23 Leo Leopardstown 16f Y NvHcH 11-5 15/23 Ataboycharlie (38L) 16/1 121 90
25 Nov 23 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Sft NvHcH 11-1 3/10 Yeats Star (1L) 11/1 118 122
24 Jun 23 Dro Down Royal 13f Gd Hc 10-0 12/12 Londonofficecallin (42L) 9/2 63 4
10 Jun 23 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd/Y MdH 11-5 1/17 Irish Envoy (11L) 4/6F - 115
23 May 23 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd/Y MdH 11-12 2/16 Horantzau D'airy (16L) 5/1 - 118
5
Rowdy Romeo silk
Rowdy Romeo
J: Richard Deegan
T: Mrs Caroline McCaldin
Thurles winner effective at this trip too and should be competitive off a 6lb higher mark
-U3521
Age: 7
Weight: 11-6
OR: 117
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Mar 24 Thu Thurles 23.5f Hy HcH 10-7 1/7 Native Speaker (2L) 10/1 111 121
13 Dec 23 Hex Hexham 20f Hy 4MdH 10-11 2/6 Rock Danse (3L) 11/8F 116 112
18 Nov 23 Nav Navan 20f Sft/Hy HcH 11-3 5/17 Harvard Guy (14½L) 10/1 111 112
27 Oct 23 Sli Sligo 25.5f Sft MdH 11-4 3/7 Will Do (9¾L) 10/1 - 103
6 Oct 23 Dpt Downpatrick 21.5f Sft MdH 11-4 UR/7 Nt Field Minnesota () 17/2 - 113
9 Feb 23 Thu Thurles 23f Gd/Y MdH 11-4 3/15 Yeah Man (4½L) 14/1 - 115
6
Mousey Brown silk
D
Mousey Brown t
J: Michael J Molloy 7
T: Dermot A McLoughlin
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Ran well in a competitive mares contest at Leopardstown; could outrun her likely odds
146639
Age: 7
Weight: 11-3
OR: 114
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Feb 24 Leo Leopardstown 18f Sft HcHLM 10-1 t 9/19 Brucio (27L) 66/1 115 96
27 Sep 23 Sli Sligo 17.5f Y/Sft ChM 11-7 t 3/6 Hope Des Blins (11L) 14/1 - 105
15 Sep 23 Bal Ballinrobe 23f Y ChM 11-0 t 6/7 Paidi's Passion (30L) 12/1 - 86
17 Aug 23 Trm Tramore 20.5f Gd NvH 11-7 t 6/8 Foxfire Glow (34L) 16/1 - 90
21 Jul 23 Klb Kilbeggan 19f Sft ChM 11-0 t 4/7 Choice Of Words (20L) 15/2 - 96
21 Jun 23 Wex Wexford 20.5f Gd MdHM 11-3 t 1/13 Miss Fourie (3¼L) 13/2 - 112
8
West Away silk
D
West Away t
J: Ben Harvey
T: John C McConnell
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cork winner ran okay in a more competitive Leopardstown event off this mark should go well
78-016
Age: 6
Weight: 11-1
OR: 112
Days: 80
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Dec 23 Leo Leopardstown 20f Hy HcH 11-3 t 6/21 Music Of Tara (12L) 5/1 112 106
10 Dec 23 Cor Cork 20f Sft/Hy NvHcH 11-10 t 1/20 Gold Haven (2¼L) 10/1 101 116
10 Oct 23 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Y HcH 11-5 t 11/18 Park Of Kings (19½L) 18/1 102 94
20 Apr 23 Klb Kilbeggan 15f Gd/Y HcH 11-9 t 8/14 The Big Chap (18½L) 22/1 102 91
12 Feb 23 Nav Navan 16f Gd/Y MdH 11-12 t 7/15 Ho My Lord (27L) 25/1 - 89
24 Jan 23 Dro Down Royal 17f Sft MdH 11-4 t 6/17 Doctor Bravo (22L) 125/1 - 101
9
Cave Court silk
C
D
BF
Cave Court
J: Simon Torrens
T: Noel C Kelly
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Won four of his last five; 15lb better off over hurdles; a big player if fit enough
911112
Age: 7
Weight: 10-12
OR: 109
Days: 127
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Nov 23 Dro Down Royal 24f Sft HcCh 11-2 2/14 Clonmeen (1¼L) 5/2F 117 119
28 Sep 23 Clo Clonmel 18f Sft/Hy HcCh 11-7 1/11 Barbaha Queen (13L) 8/11F 102 119
22 Sep 23 Lis Listowel 20f Y/Sft HcCh 11-0 1/14 Likable Chancer (4L) 6/1 95 115
1 Sep 23 Dro Down Royal 17f Gd/Y HcH 11-0 1/14 Clever Currency (2¼L) 7/2F 102 109
1 Aug 23 Per Perth 16f GS 5HcH 11-9 1/8 Pateen (4L) 9/2 102 110
5 May 23 Dpt Downpatrick 23.5f Y HcCh 11-0 9/13 Ocean Legacy (47L) 9/2 95 57
10
Nathan Wells silk
Nathan Wells
J: Jordan Gainford
T: Gordon Elliott
Well beaten on both handicap starts at Gowran, last time over this trip; others preferred
37547
Age: 5
Weight: 10-12
OR: 109
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Feb 24 Gow Gowran Park 20f Hy HcH 11-0 7/19 Alpesh Amin (38L) 16/1 110 76
25 Jan 24 Gow Gowran Park 16f Hy HcH 11-3 4/7 Champagne Platinum (14L) 11/4 110 101
26 Dec 23 Lim Limerick 16f Sft/Hy 4yMdH 10-13 5/18 Joyau De Thaix (9½L) 12/1 - 105
30 Nov 23 Thu Thurles 16.5f Y 4yMdH 10-13 7/16 Lombron (30L) 100/30 - 85
11 Nov 23 Gow Gowran Park 16f Hy 4yMdH 11-7 3/15 Beckett Rock (15½L) 8/1 - 107
11
San Martino silk
San Martino
J: Aileen O'Sullivan 7
T: S Michael Millar
Encouraging effort on the Flat at Dundalk two weeks ago but others more likely
446-57
Age: 6
Weight: 10-11
OR: 108
Days: 76
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Mar 24 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-2 4/14 Dark Street (4L) 80/1 64 67
16 Feb 24 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St Hc 9-6 10/14 Wrecking Ball Paul (10L) 125/1 67 58
2 Feb 24 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St Hc 9-1 14/14 Mulgrave (23L) 200/1 70 27
19 Jan 24 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St Hc 8-7 12/12 Chavajod (16½L) 150/1 73 41
1 Jan 24 Fai Fairyhouse 24f Hy HcH 11-8 7/10 Mighty Oak Lad (49L) 100/1 110 76
15 Dec 23 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-6 11/14 Yokkell (17½L) 150/1 77 58
13
Paddy's Milestone silk
Paddy's Milestone
J: J J Slevin
T: S R B Crawford
Possibly improving and ran to a similar level on his last two maiden hurdle starts
7744
Age: 5
Weight: 10-5
OR: 102
Days: 50
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Jan 24 Fai Fairyhouse 20.5f Sft MdH 11-12 4/14 Now Is The Hour (7¾L) 5/1 - 99
2 Jan 24 Ayr Ayr 20.5f Hy 4MdH 11-6 4/7 Esprit Du Potier (11½L) 10/1 - 99
9 Dec 23 Nav Navan 16f Hy 4yMdH 11-7 7/26 Jigoro (33L) 66/1 - 92
11 Nov 23 Dro Down Royal 17f Sft MdH 11-5 7/19 Down Memory Lane (13½L) 40/1 - 98
14
Billy Lee Swagger silk
BF
Billy Lee Swagger
J: Ryan Treacy
T: P J Rothwell
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
More rain will help but up 12lb in total makes this a difficult ask; should go well though
840012
Age: 5
Weight: 10-4
OR: 101
Days: 52
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
25 Jan 24 Gow Gowran Park 16f Hy HcH 10-4 2/7 Champagne Platinum (hd) 2/1F 97 102
31 Dec 23 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Hy HcH 11-6 1/22 Verbal Sparring (½L) 15/2 89 97
14 Dec 23 Naa Naas 16f Sft HcH 12-0 13/17 Cristiano Marealdo (22L) 17/2 89 70
21 Oct 23 Lim Limerick 16f Hy 4yMdH 11-4 12/18 A Penny A Hundred (49L) 50/1 - 68
29 Sep 23 Gow Gowran Park 16f Sft/Hy 4yMdH 11-0 4/20 Hypotenus (57L) 250/1 - 63
25 Sep 23 Ros Roscommon 16f Sft 4yMdH 11-4 8/12 Showman (43L) 125/1 - 69
15
Must Go Now silk
Must Go Now
J: Phillip Enright
T: Edward Cawley
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
Another four month absence to take into account but the trip should suit and has a chance
600-3
Age: 7
Weight: 10-3
OR: 100
Days: 115
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Nov 23 Thu Thurles 16f Y/Sft HcH 11-9 3/15 Herculaneum (1½L) 20/1 97 102
28 Jan 23 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft MdH 11-12 10/25 Found A Fifty (59L) 200/1 - 81
28 Dec 22 Lim Limerick 16f Sft/Hy MdH 11-4 10/15 Maidenstreetprince (49L) 80/1 - 73
29 Oct 22 Gal Galway 16.5f Sft/Hy MdH 11-12 6/20 Path D'oroux (31L) 150/1 - 91
16
Dinoland silk
Dinoland
J: Dylan Kidd 7
T: John C McConnell
Poor at Sligo when last seen in August and looks best watched this time
93422P
Age: 6
Weight: 10-2
OR: 99
Days: 207
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Aug 23 Sli Sligo 25.5f Gd HcH 11-9 p PU/13 Old Chap () 7/2 101 -
1 Aug 23 Per Perth 24f GS 4HcH 11-1 p 2/7 Czech Her Out (5½L) 100/30 110 109
9 Jul 23 Sli Sligo 25.5f Gd HcH 10-11 p1 2/12 Menindee (½L) 6/1 97 106
21 Jun 23 Wex Wexford 24.5f Gd HcH 11-9 4/12 Gotthenod (8¼L) 10/1 97 99
3 Jun 23 Trm Tramore 21.5f Gd MdH 11-5 3/14 Thunder (13½L) 13/2 97 100
19 May 23 Dpt Downpatrick 19f Gd/Y HcH 11-3 9/13 Set Point (14½L) 33/1 98 96
7
Starman silk
D
Starman h
T: Anthony McCann
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
601534
Age: 8
Weight: 11-2
OR: 113
Days: 8
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Mar 24 Gow Gowran Park 20f Hy Ch 11-9 h 4/6 Aime Desjy (22L) 25/1 - 110
7 Feb 24 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Hy NvH 11-4 h 3/7 Miss Pronunciation (10½L) 14/1 113 113
6 Jan 24 Cor Cork 16f Sft/Hy NvH 11-1 h 5/7 Flamborough (12½L) 6/1 113 109
29 Dec 23 Lim Limerick 16f Hy NvH 11-4 h 1/6 Splashing Out (shd) 14/1 109 117
2 Dec 23 Fai Fairyhouse 20f Sft HcH 10-11 h 17/20 Feet Of A Dancer (58L) 40/1 111 61
19 Nov 23 Nav Navan 20f Sft/Hy NvHG3 11-3 h 6/6 Croke Park (79L) 150/1 111 58
12
Ah Remy Martin silk
Ah Remy Martin
T: Thomas Gibney
6-2736
Age: 6
Weight: 10-10
OR: 107
Days: 54
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Jan 24 Dro Down Royal 17f Sft NvH 11-1 6/6 Western Fold (74L) 14/1 - 54
1 Jan 24 Fai Fairyhouse 20.5f Hy MdH 11-12 3/11 I Will Be Baie (41L) 12/1 - 91
9 Dec 23 Nav Navan 16f Hy MdH 11-9 7/25 Caldwell Potter (46L) 20/1 - 91
18 May 23 Tip Tipperary 16f Gd/Y NHF 11-2 2/13 Readin Tommy Wrong (6L) 7/1 - 109
29 Apr 23 Pun Punchestown 16f Gd/Y NHF 11-7 6/16 Chasing Unicorn (15½L) 28/1 - 98
Verdict

They could be blown away by top-weight REDSTONE, whose maiden hurdle win at Fairyhouse looks very good in the context of this race

Verdict silk image
Redstone

Betting Forecast:

3/1 Redstone,

6/1 Cave Court,

7/1 Billy Lee Swagger,

15/2 Must Go Now,

8/1 West Away,

12/1 Barry Lyndon,

Rowdy Romeo,

14/1 Starman,

Dinoland,

16/1 Sportinthepark,

Striking,

Nathan Wells,

Paddy's Milestone,

20/1 Mousey Brown,

25/1 Ah Remy Martin,

33/1 San Martino

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