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

Wish You Were Here Opportunity Handicap Hurdle (D.i) (Class )

  • Distance: 2m 5f 61y
  • Age: 4 years old+
  • Runners: 12
  • Prize: £10,000
  • Race status: Weighed In

Full result

25/1, creditable third of 16 in handicap hurdle at this course (17.6f, good to soft) 18 days ago. Up in trip. Others more persuasive.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
16/04/21 Ballinrobe 3/16 Hurdle 2m 1f 142y Gd/Sft z 11st 5lbs A. M. McCurtin 30
06/12/20 Cork -/20 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy z 10st 11lbs A. M. McCurtin 20.62
17/11/20 Limerick 5/11 Hurdle 2m Heavy 11st 2lbs A. M. McCurtin 46.64
23/09/20 Listowel 8/15 Hurdle 2m Soft 11st 7lbs A. M. McCurtin 113.59
27/02/20 Clonmel 9/14 Hurdle 2m Heavy 11st 5lbs A. M. McCurtin 15.5
29/12/19 Limerick 12/13 Hurdle 2m 3f Heavy z 10st 11lbs A. M. McCurtin 5.68
29/11/19 Limerick 4/14 Hurdle 2m 3f Heavy 11st 5lbs A. M. McCurtin 7.8
26/10/19 Galway 4/16 Hurdle 2m 2f 163y Soft 10st 10lbs B. Hayes 7.17
07/02/19 Thurles 9/15 Hurdle 2m 6f 112y Gd/Sft 10st 9lbs Philip Enright 1000
12/01/19 Fairyhouse 12/12 Hurdle 2m 2f Gd/Sft 11st 5lbs A. M. McCurtin 1000
27/12/18 Limerick 11/18 Hurdle 2m Soft 10st 9lbs A. W. Short 64.05

Winner in hurdle at Tramore in December. Creditable third of 12 in handicap hurdle (9/1) at Tramore (20.6f, good to soft) 15 days ago. Can remain competitive.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
19/04/21 Tramore 3/12 Hurdle 2m 4f 120y Gd/Sft 11st 9lbs Peter Carberry 10.38
12/01/21 Fairyhouse 7/16 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 11st 11lbs Peter Carberry 5.47
10/12/20 Tramore 1/12 Hurdle 2m Heavy 11st 2lbs Peter Carberry 23.91
13/11/20 Fairyhouse 6/13 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 11st 1lbs Peter Carberry 1000
08/08/20 Kilbeggan 12/14 Hurdle 2m 3f 180y Gd/Sft 10st 13lbs L. P. Dempsey 651.25
25/07/20 Tramore 10/13 Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft 11st 9lbs L. P. Dempsey 55.1

One win from 24 NH runs. Winner in hurdle at Navan in December. 150/1, brought down in novice chase at Clonmel (19.9f, good to soft) on debut over fences 33 days ago. Switches from chase to hurdles.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
01/04/21 Clonmel -/12 Chase 2m 3f 202y Gd/Sft z 12st 0lbs M. F. Mooney 243.45
17/03/21 Down Royal 9/20 Hurdle 2m 3f 105y Gd/Sft 0 11st 5lbs L. A. McKenna 27
18/12/20 Navan 1/19 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy + 11st 0lbs L. A. McKenna 23
22/11/20 Navan 8/20 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy + 11st 0lbs Mr Pat Taaffe 5.9
10/11/20 Fairyhouse 2/14 Hurdle 2m 3f 110y Heavy + 11st 6lbs Mr Pat Taaffe 19.5
17/08/20 Tipperary 4/15 Hurdle 3m Heavy z 10st 13lbs L. A. McKenna 60
09/08/20 Downpatrick 10/12 Hurdle 2m 2f 165y Good + 10st 13lbs K. J. Brouder 26.61
24/07/20 Cork 8/14 Hurdle 2m 4f Soft + 11st 1lbs L. A. McKenna 32.11
22/02/20 Fairyhouse -/21 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy z 10st 4lbs D. E. Mullins 17.87
01/01/20 Fairyhouse 9/15 Hurdle 3m Heavy z 9st 11lbs C. D. Maxwell 28.81
05/12/19 Clonmel -/13 Hurdle 2m 3f 39y Soft 0 10st 11lbs E. O'Connell 6.57
19/11/19 Fairyhouse 5/16 Hurdle 2m 4f 100y Heavy 0 10st 11lbs M. F. Mooney 26
12/10/19 Fairyhouse 8/16 Hurdle 2m 4f Soft 10st 12lbs M. F. Mooney 44
05/06/19 Wexford 9/13 Hurdle 2m 4f 80y Gd/Sft 11st 0lbs M. F. Mooney 80.38
10/05/19 Downpatrick -/15 Hurdle 2m 5f 180y Good 0 11st 0lbs E. O'Connell 48.44
26/04/19 Kilbeggan 9/15 Hurdle 3m 140y Soft 0 11st 1lbs M. F. Mooney 140
13/04/19 Bangor-On-Dee 7/10 Hurdle 2m 3f 123y Good 0 11st 3lbs M. F. Mooney 30.6
23/03/19 Thurles -/18 Hurdle 2m 7f 59y Good 11st 2lbs M. F. Mooney 60
20/02/19 Punchestown 8/17 Hurdle 2m 4f 50y Gd/Sft 11st 2lbs M. F. Mooney 59.37
28/12/18 Leopardstown 11/16 Hurdle 2m 4f 35y Good 11st 7lbs M. F. Mooney 1000
17/11/18 Punchestown 5/8 Hurdle 2m 4f 120y Good 11st 7lbs M. F. Mooney 781.76

Bit below form third of 13 in handicap hurdle (4/1) at Limerick (21f, good to soft) 19 days ago, needing stiffer test. Enters calculations.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
15/04/21 Limerick 3/13 Hurdle 2m 5f Gd/Sft 11st 9lbs M. M. McDonagh 5.7
05/03/21 Fairyhouse 3/14 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 11st 10lbs M. M. McDonagh 11
13/02/21 Naas 7/15 Hurdle 1m 7f 120y Soft 10st 8lbs Jack G. Gilligan 78.68
01/01/21 Tramore 7/12 Hurdle 2m Heavy 11st 4lbs Donagh Meyler 950.12
11/12/20 Punchestown 16/17 Hurdle 2m 100y Heavy 11st 11lbs Donagh Meyler 1000
14/11/20 Punchestown 10/20 Hurdle 2m 4f 80y Heavy 11st 9lbs M. M. McDonagh 1000

9/2, fourth of 20 in handicap hurdle at Down Royal (19.5f, good to soft) 48 days ago, hampered 2 out. Needs treating as though still in form.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
17/03/21 Down Royal 4/20 Hurdle 2m 3f 105y Gd/Sft 11st 3lbs T. N. Brett 6.93
05/03/21 Fairyhouse 2/14 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 11st 2lbs H. Morgan 19.5
18/01/21 Punchestown 11/11 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 10st 3lbs D. J. O'Keeffe 17.91
06/12/20 Cork 6/20 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 10st 11lbs H. Morgan 53.91
24/10/20 Galway -/17 Hurdle 2m 5f 37y Heavy 10st 13lbs Denis O'Regan 26.59
11/09/20 Kilbeggan 6/13 Hurdle 2m 3f 180y Gd/Sft 11st 6lbs D. J. O'Keeffe 55
04/09/20 Kilbeggan 6/13 Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft 11st 6lbs A. W. Short 237.64
04/10/19 Gowran Park 8/14 Hurdle 2m 2f Gd/Sft 11st 7lbs D. J. O'Keeffe 42

Creditable fifth of 15 in handicap hurdle at Cork (19f, good, 25/1). Off 6 months.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
18/10/20 Cork 5/15 Hurdle 2m 3f Good 0 11st 3lbs T. N. Brett 32
05/10/20 Killarney 9/14 Hurdle 2m 1f Good 0 10st 12lbs T. N. Brett 11.13
17/08/20 Tipperary -/12 Hurdle 3m Heavy 0 11st 6lbs T. N. Brett 12.38
08/08/20 Kilbeggan 5/14 Hurdle 2m 3f 180y Gd/Sft 0 11st 7lbs T. N. Brett 30.06
20/07/20 Gowran Park 3/12 Hurdle 2m 4f Good 0 11st 0lbs T. N. Brett 44
07/07/20 Killarney 6/14 Hurdle 2m 1f Gd/Sft 0 11st 7lbs T. N. Brett 81.9
21/06/20 Leopardstown 13/17 Flat 1m 2f Gd/Sft 0 8st 10lbs Shane Foley 79.17
03/01/20 Dundalk 13/14 Flat 1m Slow 10st 0lbs F. J. Hayes 959.42
26/12/19 Leopardstown 15/18 Hurdle 2m Soft 11st 12lbs T. N. Brett 1000
15/12/19 Navan 13/14 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 11st 12lbs T. N. Brett 1000
28/11/19 Thurles 8/17 Hurdle 1m 7f 171y Soft 11st 12lbs T. N. Brett 1000
18/04/19 Clonmel 7/11 Flat 1m 1f 162y Gd/Sft b 8st 12lbs C. P. Hoban 95
26/08/18 Curragh 7/11 Flat 1m 4f Gd/Sft 9st 7lbs Miss A. S. Turner 65
18/05/18 Cork 16/18 Flat 1m 2f Gd/Sft b 8st 9lbs Ben Martin Coen 48.4
03/05/18 Clonmel 3/8 Flat 1m 1f 179y Heavy b 8st 10lbs C. P. Hoban 121.44
23/04/18 Navan 17/18 Flat 1m Soft H 8st 8lbs C. P. Hoban 154.16
28/03/18 Dundalk 10/14 Flat 1m 4f Slow 8st 9lbs Ben Martin Coen 31.47
12/03/18 Dundalk 6/14 Flat 1m 2f 150y Slow 8st 11lbs Ben Martin Coen 25.56
23/02/18 Dundalk 5/10 Flat 1m Slow 9st 6lbs C. T. Keane 31.24
12/06/17 Roscommon 9/15 Flat 7f 50y Soft b 8st 10lbs W. M. Lordan 80
04/06/17 Listowel 12/15 Flat 1m Good z 8st 12lbs C. D. Hayes 43.61

10/1, bit below form eighth of 15 in handicap hurdle at Thurles (23f, heavy) 78 days ago. Others more persuasive.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
15/02/21 Thurles 8/15 Hurdle 2m 7f Heavy 11st 10lbs R. A. Doyle 13
10/12/20 Tramore 10/12 Hurdle 2m 5f 50y Heavy 10st 10lbs Sean Flanagan 7.8
23/10/20 Sligo 4/12 Hurdle 2m 4f Gd/Sft 11st 10lbs Sean Flanagan 6.47
21/03/20 Thurles 1/16 Hurdle 2m 6f 89y Soft 11st 2lbs Jonathan Moore 32
22/02/20 Fairyhouse 14/21 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 10st 9lbs J. J. Slevin 22.82
09/01/20 Clonmel 5/16 Hurdle 2m 3f 202y Heavy 10st 9lbs J. J. Slevin 29.49
28/11/19 Thurles 9/17 Hurdle 1m 7f 171y Soft 11st 5lbs Jonathan Moore 1000
12/11/19 Fairyhouse -/16 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 10st 11lbs R. A. Doyle 1000
12/10/19 Fairyhouse 7/15 Hurdle 2m Soft 10st 11lbs R. A. Doyle 430.47
30/09/19 Roscommon 14/18 Hurdle 2m 3f 183y Heavy 10st 11lbs K. C. Sexton 287.09
27/04/19 Wexford 6/14 Bumper 2m Gd/Sft 11st 9lbs Mr L. J. Murphy 143.19

Latest win in hurdle at Clonmel in December. 10/3, eighth of 12 in handicap chase at Clonmel (19.9f, good to soft) 33 days ago. Switches from chase to hurdles. Merits consideration.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
01/04/21 Clonmel 8/12 Chase 2m 3f 202y Gd/Sft B 9st 13lbs Trevor Ryan 5.17
21/03/21 Downpatrick 3/13 Chase 2m 3f 55y Gd/Sft B 10st 13lbs S. D. Torrens 10.38
09/03/21 Clonmel 3/9 Hurdle 2m 2f 183y Heavy B 11st 0lbs S. D. Torrens 15
10/12/20 Tramore 2/11 Chase 2m 5f 100y Heavy B 11st 4lbs Trevor Ryan 3.77
03/12/20 Clonmel 1/14 Hurdle 2m 3f 5y Heavy B 11st 4lbs D. J. Hand 4.13
03/11/20 Fairyhouse 4/14 Hurdle 2m Heavy B 11st 1lbs Trevor Ryan 7.63
20/10/20 Tipperary 2/9 Chase 2m 4f Heavy B 11st 6lbs Trevor Ryan 5.94
03/10/20 Gowran Park 2/12 Hurdle 2m 4f Good B 11st 1lbs Trevor Ryan 11.47
26/09/20 Listowel 2/12 Hurdle 2m 4f Soft B 10st 12lbs Trevor Ryan 21
11/09/20 Kilbeggan 8/12 Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft B 11st 1lbs Trevor Ryan 16.62
09/01/20 Clonmel 7/16 Hurdle 2m 3f 202y Heavy 10st 7lbs Trevor Ryan 7.4
16/12/19 Naas 6/25 Hurdle 2m 3f Soft 11st 0lbs Trevor Ryan 7
05/12/19 Clonmel 2/13 Hurdle 2m 3f 39y Soft 10st 12lbs Trevor Ryan 10.5
07/04/19 Fairyhouse 23/25 Hurdle 2m 4f Gd/Sft 9st 12lbs Andrew Ring 49.83
17/03/19 Limerick 8/17 Hurdle 2m 5f Heavy 10st 2lbs Trevor Ryan 15
09/03/19 Gowran Park -/19 Hurdle 2m 4f Soft 10st 1lbs M. A. Enright 11.71
07/02/19 Thurles 4/17 Hurdle 2m 6f 112y Gd/Sft 11st 1lbs Trevor Ryan 19
05/01/19 Cork 4/13 Chase 2m 4f Soft 11st 5lbs Trevor Ryan 8.2
29/12/18 Limerick 5/17 Hurdle 2m 3f Soft 0 10st 8lbs Sean Flanagan 8
18/12/18 Naas 3/25 Hurdle 2m 3f Gd/Sft 11st 0lbs Rachael Blackmore 6.23
06/12/18 Clonmel 2/18 Hurdle 2m 3f 216y Soft 10st 12lbs Trevor Ryan 15.5

Very good second of 14 in handicap hurdle at Tipperary (24f, good to soft, 11/1). Off 7 months.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
04/10/20 Tipperary 2/14 Hurdle 3m Gd/Sft 11st 6lbs J. P. O'Sullivan 14.56
20/09/20 Listowel 5/15 Hurdle 2m 4f Good 10st 7lbs K. J. Brouder 22.51
07/09/20 Galway 10/18 Hurdle 2m 130y Soft 10st 9lbs K. J. Brouder 95
22/08/20 Killarney 6/15 Hurdle 2m 4f Soft 11st 9lbs J. P. O'Sullivan 100
10/08/20 Ballinrobe 5/12 Hurdle 2m 61y Good 10st 13lbs J. P. O'Sullivan 297.55
23/07/20 Limerick 13/15 Hurdle 2m 4f Soft 11st 9lbs Gavin Peter Brouder 200
07/07/20 Killarney 7/14 Hurdle 2m 6f 180y Gd/Sft 11st 1lbs Gavin Peter Brouder 1000
24/06/20 Roscommon 12/14 Bumper 2m 47y Good 11st 11lbs Miss J. Walton 172.81

100/1 and visored for 1st time, pulled up in handicap hurdle at Punchestown (24.3f, heavy) 106 days ago, pulled up before 2 out. Blinkers on 1st time.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
18/01/21 Punchestown -/17 Hurdle 3m 70y Heavy V 10st 9lbs Jack G. Gilligan 230
06/12/20 Cork 10/20 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 10st 10lbs A. W. Short 56.38
17/11/20 Limerick 9/13 Hurdle 3m Heavy 11st 5lbs Jack G. Gilligan 61.79
11/10/20 Limerick 14/16 Hurdle 2m Heavy 12st 0lbs S. F. O'Keeffe 645.62
07/09/20 Galway 14/18 Hurdle 2m 130y Soft 12st 0lbs K. J. Brouder 490
31/07/20 Galway 10/14 Hurdle 2m 150y Soft 12st 0lbs Philip Enright 1000

Lightly-raced maiden under NH rules. Cheekpieces on for 1st time, fourteenth of 17 in novice hurdle (250/1) at Navan (20f, soft) 43 days ago. Makes handicap hurdle debut. Uphill task. RESERVE.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
22/03/21 Navan 14/17 Hurdle 2m 4f Soft 0 11st 7lbs Mr J. Hart 931.83
15/02/21 Thurles 10/15 Hurdle 2m 7f Heavy 10st 13lbs Mr J. Hart 1000
18/01/21 Punchestown 3/7 Hurdle 3m 70y Heavy 11st 7lbs Mr J. Hart 1000
20/12/20 Thurles -/8 Chase 3m 218y Heavy 11st 7lbs Charlie Hart 950
05/12/20 Navan -/12 Chase 2m 4f Heavy 11st 7lbs Charlie Hart 953.1

66/1, pulled up in handicap hurdle at Fairyhouse (20f, heavy) 112 days ago, pulled up before 3 out.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
12/01/21 Fairyhouse -/16 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 11st 11lbs M. F. Mooney 120
22/11/20 Navan 10/11 Hurdle 2m 4f Heavy 12st 0lbs S. F. O'Keeffe 1000
26/10/20 Wexford -/11 Hurdle 2m 4f Soft 12st 0lbs D. J. Hand 193.48
15/12/18 Hereford -/16 Hurdle 2m 3f 147y Soft H 10st 12lbs Richie McLernon 128.29
02/11/18 Down Royal 5/6 Hurdle 2m 6f Good 11st 12lbs R. C. Colgan 290.39
13/06/18 Punchestown -/11 Chase 2m 5f Good H 11st 12lbs Robert Dunne 220.07

Timeform Verdict Timeform Verdict

Having made a successful handicap debut in December, BROSNA ROCCO returned to that level when third a fortnight ago and another bold bid looks on the cards. Oscer Romero was still going well when hampered last time and he is a danger, along with Get Phar.

Betting Forecast

15/2 Johanna Yeats (Ire), 5/1 Brosna Rocco (Ire), 20/1 Pino Boy (Ire), 13/2 Get Phar (Ire), 13/2 Oscer Romero (Ire), 12/1 Stadius (Ire), 14/1 My Newbrook Rose (Ire), 9/1 Crack On Corrie (Ire), 9/1 Swiss Brid (Ire), 125/1 Thedapperdoyen (Ire), 499/1 Nothinbuttime (Ire), 50/1 Hill Of Keash (Ire)
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