17:00 Navan Sun 14 October 2018
Has struggled since winning his maiden but the drop back to 1m is in his favour and this represents quite a drop in class. Any rain would in his favour and would put him in the reckoning.
Not disgraced in three attempts since Curragh 7f win in August but possible the 6lb rise he incurred for that is a stumbling block.
Hugely improved this teem for the switch to current trainer and won with plenty in hand at Roscommon and Gowran Park on contrasting ground. A further 13lb rise in better class makes things harder but certainly on the upgrade and looks a major player
Took advantage of a hold up ride in a strongly run race here at the start of the month. a 6lb rise in a better race demands more but could get a similar pace to aim at which would put him the equation.
Off the mark in heavy ground at Listowel at this trip but that form has taken several knocks since,
Shock 50/1 win at Cork at the start of the campaign but hasn't beaten a single rival in all 5 other starts.
Won at Dundalk last winter and ran well when second next time following a nine month absence. Below form at Listowel since and now stepping up to 1m for the first time.
Sole win was gained at Bellewstown in the summer but remains 6lb above that mark and probably needs respite from the handicapper.
Well backed when winning on debut in the spring on soft. Not disgraced in two starts since and still early days with this been just the fourth run of his career.
Didn't show a great deal for Sir Michael Stoute and well beaten only start for this having changed hands for 36,000 gns in July. Plenty to prove for now.
Beat a subsequent winner in Bellewstown claimer before finding heavy ground against back in handicap company next time. Each way claims providing they don't get too much rain.
Good second on penultimate start but failed to build on that latest and has never been the easiest to catch right.
Not beaten far when fifth in a blanket finish in a claimer last time but his record of one turf win in 28 starts tells a story and will do well to double that here.
1lb below his Cork win in the mud back in March but really struggling of late and not difficult to look elsewhere.
Pretty much all downhill since his two-year-old days and needs to bounce back on his first run since joining current yard.
Last Year's Winner
|16||Warp Factor||4||9-12||14/1||Full Result|
|T: J P ShanahanJ: T P Madden|
Best Not Argue (2/1), Pushaq (5/1), Rock Sound (11/2), Passing Trade (7/1), Massa Lubrense (8/1), Hasselnott (9/1), Quinns Red Rose (10/1), Shifted Strategy (10/1), Agent Zigzag (12/1), Vocal Music (14/1), Akua (16/1), Prove The Point (16/1), Vocal Relation (16/1), Avalanche (16/1), Reckless Lad (20/1), Nivvo (20/1), Our Anniversary (33/1), Herdwick (33/1), Fearaun (33/1), Extrasensory (50/1), Lonely The Brave (50/1)
- Best Not Argue
- Agent Zigzag
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