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Kells Maiden Hurdle of £10,000.00 4-y-o

2m. 1st - £6,900.00 2nd - £1,700.00 3rd - £800.00 4th - £500.00 14 Declared Heavy Overcast and cold


Formscan By Thomas Weekes - UN ATOUT was a very good bumper winner last January and, while off the track since, is likely to be well primed here. He looks a horse with a real future and connections are likely to be in no hurry with him so early in his career. This is a hot contest though and Some Article and Fickle Fortune are the obvious dangers. Some Article, sold to J.P. McManus after his impressive Punchestown bumper win in which useful hurdler Seefood finished fifth, is himself likely to have been given time to mature and looks a smart prospect who could easily figure. Fickle Fortune is a smart bumper mare, is race-fit and should go well on her hurdle debut. She may however lack the class of a high class gelding. It is hard to make a case for any of the remainder winning.

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A hurdle race for four yrs old only, maidens at starting
Weights - A hurdle race for four yrs old only, maidens at starting
Allowances - 11st 7lb; Fillies allowed 7lb;

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Gig Gold b g 11-7

Winged Love-Laser Ride

(Victor Wilson)

Victor Wilson

R C Colgan

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68Lisbon b g 11-7

Cape Cross-Caraiyma

(Tonguestrap)(1)(M Deren)

Patrick Griffin

K M Donoghue(3)

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f20Malt Gem b g 11-7


(1)(James Hennessy)

Miss Mary Louise Hallahan

R J Jones(3)

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700Regusci b g 11-7

Lord Of Appeal-Sarahs Choice

(1)(John Breslin)

A J Martin

B J Cooper

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60-0Revolutionary Road b g 11-7


(1)(Yarm Racing Partnership)

Rebecca Menzies

B T O'Connell

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1Some Article ch g 11-7

Definite Article-Ahead Of My Time

(1)(John P McManus)

Thomas Mullins

M P Walsh

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034Totally Couture b g 11-7


(1)(Sean F Gallagher)

Gordon Elliott

D J Condon

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1Un Atout b g 11-7

Robin Des Champs-Badrapette

(1)(Gigginstown House Stud)

W P Mullins

D N Russell

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Westerners Son b g 11-7

Westerner-Perfect Prospect

(Michael J Slattery)

Dermot Anthony McLoughlin

C M Walsh(7)

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1522Fickle Fortune b f 11-0

Heron Island-That's The Bonus

(1)(Eoin Banville)

Noel Meade

P Carberry

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5209Grainne Whale b f 11-0

Elusive City-Saramacca

(1)(James F Browne)

John C McConnell

M J Bolger(3)

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00Lady Temptress b f 11-0

High Chaparral-Causeway Song

(1)(Lady Temptress Partnership)

Mrs John Harrington

A D Leigh

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Stop The Clock b f 11-0


(John P McManus)

C Roche

A P Crowe

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9775Surf's Up ch f 11-0

Encosta De Lago-Umlani

(Tonguestrap)(1)(J P Fogarty)

Aidan F Fogarty

M A Enright(5)

Probable SP 11/8 Un Atout, 3/1 Some Article, 4/1 Fickle Fortune, 12/1 Westerners Son, 14/1 Totally Couture, Stop The Clock, Regusci, 20/1 Lisbon, 25/1 Malt Gem, Surf's Up, Lady Temptress, 50/1 Grainne Whale, Gig Gold, Revolutionary Road.

Previous Years
2011 Monksland 4 11-7 P Carberry 4/6Fav (Noel Meade)
2010 Abandoned
2009 Where's The Dosh 4 11-7 D N Russell 4/1 (W J Burke)