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  • Date: 04 May 2021
  • Going: SOFT
  • Surface: Turf
  • Status: Completed

Ballinrobe Racecourse Centenary Year Maiden Hurdle (Class )

  • Distance: 2m 1f 26y
  • Age: 5 years old+
  • Runners: 12
  • Prize: £10,000
  • Race status: Weighed In

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Thrice-raced maiden over hurdles. Fairly useful winner at 11f on flat. Nineteenth of 24 in handicap (11/2) at the Curragh (8f, soft) 44 days ago. Runner-up twice over hurdles before that. Big player.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
21/03/21 Curragh Irish Lincolnshire 19/24 Flat 1m Soft z 8st 8lbs M. P. Sheehy 10.25
08/03/21 Leopardstown 2/17 Hurdle 2m Good 12st 0lbs B. Hayes 7.8
26/12/20 Leopardstown 2/19 Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft 11st 9lbs Jack Foley 101.59
05/12/20 Navan 7/19 Hurdle 2m Heavy 11st 9lbs B. Hayes 38.61
28/10/20 Dundalk 1/12 Flat 1m Std 9st 6lbs M. P. Sheehy 2.28
16/10/20 Dundalk 1/14 Flat 1m 2f 150y Std 10st 0lbs M. P. Sheehy 5.87
01/10/20 Fairyhouse 11/12 Flat 1m 2f Soft 9st 10lbs M. P. Sheehy 10
02/09/20 Gowran Park 1/11 Flat 1m 1f 110y Soft 9st 11lbs M. P. Sheehy 8.01
09/08/20 Curragh 5/16 Flat 1m Gd/Sft 9st 2lbs Declan McDonogh 26
15/07/20 Killarney 7/9 Flat 1m 45y Good 10st 0lbs S. M. Crosse 4
01/07/20 Leopardstown 5/15 Flat 7f Good 10st 8lbs Declan McDonogh 2.65
26/06/20 Curragh 1/18 Flat 1m Gd/Sft 10st 2lbs Declan McDonogh 5.22
20/06/20 Naas 2/16 Flat 7f Gd/Sft 9st 13lbs Declan McDonogh 4.5
08/06/20 Naas 8/17 Flat 6f Gd/Frm 9st 13lbs S. M. Crosse 3.07
03/11/19 Naas 11/14 Flat 1m 2f Heavy 8st 10lbs M. P. Sheehy 60
19/10/19 Leopardstown 3/8 Flat 1m Heavy + 8st 8lbs C. P. Hoban 81.89
28/09/19 Curragh 8/17 Flat 6f Soft 9st 5lbs C. D. Hayes 10
09/08/19 Curragh 10/10 Flat 1m Heavy 0 9st 1lbs William James Lee 21
18/07/19 Leopardstown 6/7 Flat 7f Gd/Sft 9st 12lbs S. M. Crosse 40
29/06/19 Curragh 9/12 Flat 6f Good 9st 0lbs R. P. Whelan 280
24/05/19 Curragh 8/13 Flat 6f Gd/Frm 9st 5lbs William James Lee 4.3

Fair hurdler. Remains a maiden after 9 hurdle runs. Good second of 5 in minor event hurdle at Cork (16f, soft, 5/1) 40 days ago.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
25/03/21 Cork 2/5 Hurdle 2m Soft 11st 4lbs Rachael Blackmore 9.4
21/03/21 Curragh 4/20 Flat 1m Soft 9st 13lbs L. F. Roche 8.13
09/11/20 Dundalk 13/14 Flat 1m 4f Slow 10st 0lbs Gavin Peter Brouder 14.5
25/10/20 Galway 3/9 Hurdle 2m 4f 156y Heavy z 11st 9lbs P. Townend 10
02/10/20 Gowran Park 3/14 Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft z 11st 9lbs P. Townend 4.7
26/09/20 Listowel 4/15 Hurdle 2m Soft 11st 9lbs P. Townend 2.06
05/09/20 Wexford 2/10 Hurdle 2m 150y Good 11st 9lbs Gavin Peter Brouder 8.17
24/08/20 Ballinrobe 5/5 Hurdle 2m 1f 87y Gd/Sft 11st 10lbs C. P. McNamara 15.6
02/02/20 Leopardstown 8/10 Hurdle 2m Soft 11st 0lbs K. J. Brouder 240
11/01/20 Fairyhouse 2/6 Hurdle 2m Heavy 11st 0lbs Gavin Peter Brouder 110.81
01/12/19 Fairyhouse 8/9 Hurdle 2m Soft 10st 9lbs D. E. Mullins 270
13/10/19 Curragh 3/11 Flat 1m Heavy 9st 6lbs S. M. Crosse 13
29/06/19 Curragh 8/16 Flat 6f Good B 8st 6lbs W. M. Lordan 20.33
07/06/19 Curragh 4/11 Flat 5f Soft B 8st 7lbs L. F. Roche 7
25/05/19 Curragh 4/12 Flat 6f Gd/Frm 8st 12lbs L. F. Roche 8.73
11/05/19 Naas 3/17 Flat 6f Good 8st 12lbs L. F. Roche 36
21/10/18 Naas 12/16 Flat 7f Gd/Sft 9st 5lbs Seamie Heffernan 42.03
30/09/18 Naas 2/6 Flat 6f Good 0 9st 6lbs L. F. Roche 8.01
31/08/18 Curragh 4/8 Flat 7f Gd/Sft 8st 11lbs Ben Martin Coen 22
06/08/18 Curragh 1/10 Flat 6f 63y Gd/Frm 9st 13lbs Ben Martin Coen 7.39
26/07/18 Leopardstown 5/5 Flat 7f 20y Gd/Sft 9st 3lbs Declan McDonogh 198.46

Fair hurdler. 8/1, good second of 15 in novice hurdle at this course (17.6f, good to soft) 18 days ago.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
16/04/21 Ballinrobe 2/15 Hurdle 2m 1f 142y Gd/Sft h 11st 1lbs J. J. Slevin 9.64
13/11/20 Fairyhouse 3/13 Hurdle 2m Heavy h 10st 13lbs J. J. Slevin 538.11
15/10/20 Tramore 9/13 Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft H 11st 7lbs S. D. Torrens 74.72
23/09/20 Listowel 12/15 Bumper 2m 4f Soft H 11st 9lbs Richard Deegan 261.22
09/09/20 Punchestown 8/14 Bumper 2m 150y Soft H 11st 2lbs Mr P. W. Mullins 104.22
20/09/19 Ballinrobe 5/12 Bumper 2m 38y Good H 11st 0lbs Ms Lisa O'Neill 120
27/08/19 Ballinrobe 5/8 Bumper 2m 75y Heavy H 11st 5lbs Richard Deegan 220
03/08/19 Galway 14/14 Bumper 2m Good 11st 4lbs Richard Deegan 21

Unreliable sort. Improved second of 14 in novice hurdle at Limerick (16f, good to soft, 100/1) 19 days ago.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
15/04/21 Limerick 2/14 Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft 12st 0lbs K. J. Brouder 150
23/03/21 Clonmel -/18 Hurdle 2m Soft 11st 6lbs K. J. Brouder 112.33
11/03/21 Thurles 4/13 Hurdle 2m 42y Heavy 11st 6lbs Mr D. G. Lavery 1000
19/03/18 Limerick 9/13 Hurdle 2m Heavy 11st 12lbs A. E. Lynch 360.87
17/10/15 Cork 9/9 Flat 7f Good B 9st 5lbs Connor King 868.73

€5,000 3-y-o, Dylan Thomas gelding. Dam, runner-up in point, closely related to useful hurdler/chaser (stayed 3¼m) El Bandit.

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Lightly-raced maiden under NH rules. 14/1, ninth of 18 in novice hurdle at Clonmel (16f, soft) 42 days ago.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
23/03/21 Clonmel 9/18 Hurdle 2m Soft z 11st 6lbs D. E. Mullins 32
29/09/20 Punchestown 11/14 Hurdle 2m 4f 120y Gd/Sft z 12st 0lbs A. M. McCurtin 160
03/09/20 Clonmel 5/13 Bumper 2m 81y Good z 12st 2lbs Mr E. P. O'Brien 25
20/08/20 Killarney 3/8 Bumper 2m 1f Heavy z 12st 2lbs Mr E. P. O'Brien 26.41
02/08/20 Cork 6/14 Bumper 2m 3f 120y Gd/Sft 12st 2lbs Mr E. P. O'Brien 42.42

Useful Flat winner, making GB/IRE jumps debut. 20/1 and blinkered for 1st time, fifteenth of 17 in handicap at Leopardstown (12.8f, good). Off 19 months. First run for yard after leaving Ger Lyons.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
14/09/19 Leopardstown 15/17 Flat 1m 4f 180y Good B 9st 5lbs C. T. Keane 34
15/07/19 Killarney 2/5 Flat 1m 3f 35y Good 9st 3lbs C. T. Keane 1.24
19/06/19 Ascot Queen's Vase 11/13 Flat 1m 6f 34y Gd/Sft 9st 0lbs C. T. Keane 60.68
18/05/19 Navan 2/5 Flat 1m 5f Good 9st 3lbs C. T. Keane 8.31
12/05/19 Leopardstown 7/7 Flat 1m 2f Gd/Sft 9st 3lbs C. T. Keane 32
06/04/19 Leopardstown 3/6 Flat 1m 2f Soft 9st 3lbs C. T. Keane 15.15
30/09/18 Naas 6/7 Flat 1m Good 9st 3lbs C. T. Keane 11.28
26/07/18 Leopardstown 1/8 Flat 1m Gd/Sft 9st 5lbs C. T. Keane 8.81

Fair Flat winner. Thrice-raced maiden. Tenth of 15 in novice hurdle at this course (17.6f, good to soft, 66/1) 18 days ago.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
16/04/21 Ballinrobe 10/15 Hurdle 2m 1f 142y Gd/Sft 11st 9lbs Jack G. Gilligan 75
20/03/21 Thurles 11/16 Hurdle 2m 101y Gd/Sft 11st 7lbs Jack G. Gilligan 46.16
14/02/21 Punchestown -/20 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 11st 7lbs Jack G. Gilligan 301
03/03/20 Chantilly 10/16 Flat 1m 1f 98y Std 0 8st 9lbs Eddy Hardouin 22.09
25/02/20 Chantilly 6/12 Flat 7f 210y Std 0 8st 8lbs Jeremie Monteiro 16
16/02/20 Cagnes-Sur-Mer 2/7 Flat 7f 210y Std 0 9st 4lbs Mlle Lara Le Geay 5.75
13/02/20 Marseilles Vivaux 6/12 Flat 7f 100y Std 0 9st 4lbs Eddy Hardouin -
09/02/20 Cagnes-Sur-Mer 6/16 Flat 1m 1f 207y Std 0 10st 1lbs Mlle Frida Valle Skar 12.26
27/01/20 Cagnes-Sur-Mer 1/7 Flat 1m 1f 207y Std 0 9st 1lbs Eddy Hardouin 9.12
21/01/20 Cagnes-Sur-Mer 6/10 Flat 7f 210y Std 0 9st 1lbs Jules Mobian 6
15/01/20 Cagnes-Sur-Mer 4/13 Flat 1m 1f 207y Std 0 9st 1lbs Eddy Hardouin 32
09/07/19 Le Lion-D'angers 6/12 Flat 6f 211y Good B 8st 13lbs Valentin Seguy -
22/06/19 Marseilles Vivaux 7/12 Flat 7f 100y Slow 0 9st 2lbs Jerome Claudic -
30/05/19 Lyon Parilly 8/13 Flat 7f 210y Good 0 9st 0lbs Antoine Hamelin 10
24/04/19 Marseilles Borely 9/12 Flat 7f 210y Good 0 9st 2lbs Clement Lecoeuvre -
16/04/19 Chantilly 5/11 Flat 7f 210y Std 0 9st 2lbs Antoine Hamelin 16
01/04/19 Chantilly 12/16 Flat 1m 1f 98y Std 0 8st 9lbs Anthony Crastus 40.02
14/03/19 Chantilly 8/15 Flat 1m 1f 98y Std 0 9st 5lbs Antoine Hamelin 15.47
02/03/19 Chantilly 1/12 Flat 7f 100y Std 0 9st 1lbs Antoine Hamelin 31.04
23/02/19 Cagnes-Sur-Mer 10/18 Flat 7f 210y Std 0 9st 2lbs Antoine Hamelin 55.03
13/02/19 Cagnes-Sur-Mer 14/16 Flat 1m 1f 207y Std 0 8st 11lbs Antoine Hamelin 55

Thrice-raced maiden under NH rules. Eighth of 12 in bumper at Sligo (18f, good to soft, 18/1) on bumper debut. Off 6 months. Switches from bumpers to hurdles.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
23/10/20 Sligo 8/12 Bumper 2m 2f Gd/Sft z 12st 2lbs Mr R. W. Barron 35.21
02/10/20 Gowran Park 2/11 Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft z 12st 0lbs S. F. O'Keeffe 740
07/09/20 Galway 16/18 Hurdle 2m 130y Soft z 12st 0lbs Jack G. Gilligan 586.84

Once-raced maiden. 150/1, fourteenth of 16 in novice hurdle at Punchestown (16.2f, heavy) on NH debut 64 days ago.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
01/03/21 Punchestown 14/16 Hurdle 2m 39y Heavy 11st 6lbs A. M. King 350

Modest Flat winner, making GB/IRE jumps debut. Well held on Flat at Sligo on Sunday.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
02/05/21 Sligo 11/14 Flat 1m 4f 186y Gd/Sft 9st 6lbs H. J. Horgan 27.12
27/03/21 Navan 16/16 Flat 1m 5f Heavy 9st 2lbs L. T. McAteer 71.05
19/03/21 Dundalk 9/14 Flat 1m 4f Slow 10st 1lbs L. T. McAteer 57.46
13/11/20 Dundalk 12/14 Flat 1m 4f Slow 8st 6lbs A. J. Slattery 381.26
28/10/20 Dundalk -/14 Flat 1m Std 0 10st 0lbs D. B. McMonagle 80
11/09/20 Limerick 14/16 Flat 1m 3f 70y Heavy V 10st 2lbs Oisin James Orr 150
29/08/20 Navan 10/13 Flat 1m Heavy 9st 8lbs Oisin James Orr 180.07
16/07/20 Leopardstown 15/15 Flat 1m 2f 10y Good 8st 11lbs T. P. Madden 208.28
26/06/20 Curragh 18/18 Flat 1m Gd/Sft 10st 0lbs Oisin James Orr 85.82
06/03/20 Dundalk 1/7 Flat 1m 4f Slow 8st 4lbs James J. Doyle 22
14/02/20 Dundalk 7/14 Flat 1m 2f 150y Slow 0 10st 0lbs Oisin James Orr 9
31/01/20 Dundalk 3/14 Flat 1m 2f 150y Slow B 9st 9lbs James J. Doyle 7.92
17/01/20 Dundalk 4/14 Flat 1m Slow B 9st 3lbs James J. Doyle 7.8
03/01/20 Dundalk 2/14 Flat 1m Slow B 9st 11lbs James J. Doyle 11.5
13/12/19 Dundalk 5/13 Flat 1m Slow B 10st 0lbs P. A. Harnett 30
03/12/19 Dundalk 1/14 Flat 7f Std B 9st 2lbs C. D. Maxwell 5.65
29/11/19 Dundalk 5/14 Flat 1m Slow B 10st 0lbs C. D. Maxwell 8.82
20/11/19 Dundalk 2/14 Flat 1m Slow B 9st 2lbs C. D. Maxwell 12.87
28/10/19 Galway 6/16 Flat 7f Soft B 9st 10lbs C. D. Maxwell 42
18/10/19 Dundalk 13/14 Flat 7f Slow B 9st 10lbs C. D. Maxwell 5.37
14/10/19 Gowran Park 1/16 Flat 7f Heavy B 9st 9lbs C. D. Maxwell 25

Once-raced maiden. 25/1, seventeenth of 20 in novice hurdle at Punchestown (16.1f, heavy) on NH debut 107 days ago. RESERVE.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
17/01/21 Punchestown 17/20 Hurdle 2m 30y Heavy 11st 12lbs J. J. Slevin 43.51

Timeform Verdict Timeform Verdict

GEE REX was well held on the Flat last month but had done well over hurdles prior to that so he gets the vote for the Emmet Mullins team. The likes of Karla Martina, Hammersmith and Clondaw Bertie can fight it out for minor honours.

Betting Forecast

11/2 Gee Rex (Ire), 6/1 Hammersmith (Ire), 4/1 Karla Martina (Ire), 9/2 Aboutagout (Ire), 40/1 Ferdia (Ire), 100/1 Fongs Way (Ire), 50/1 Pythion (Fr), 100/1 Royal Gift (Fr), 50/1 Mac Suibhne (Ire), 100/1 Cullaghs Star (Ire), 100/1 Sayesse, 498/1 Cast Iron (Ire)
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