15:50 Punchestown Wed 20 February 2019
Just a solitary bumper win to her name (also won a point) but has been well held in both starts since returning from a break. Likes to make the running but plenty to prove in trying this trip for the first time over hurdles (and under rules).
Made all to win a bumper here last time and is respected as a potential improver. However, she never really recovered from a bad mistake in her solitary previous start over hurdles and also has plenty to prove over a much longer trip.
0-20 so far (0-11 over hurdles) and in danger of becoming frustrating. Possible this longer trip will suit but has a long absence to overcome. Others preferred.
Winner of a point-to-point in November but been well beaten twice over hurdles since. A lot to prove now.
Pulled up in a point-to-point nearly two years ago and not been seen in action since. Best watched on debit over hurdles.
Made very little impact in three bumpers and has been much the same in a couple of spins over hurdles too. Plenty to prove and others more likely winners.
Showed promise in a mares only point-to-point on debut but failed to build on that effort when last seen in a similar sort of race. Another who is probably best left to her own devices.
Out of a 2m7f-3m hurdle and chase winner, but pedigree is nothing out of the ordinary. Late in the day for her racecourse bow and best watched.
Cost €18,000 and is bred to stay at least 2m4f. Made little impression in mares point-to-point on debut but possible she's one that will improve with age. Wears cheekpieces for this racing debut.
Poor efforts between the flags before two very modest displays over hurdles in December. Very hard to recommend her for a punt judging on those performances.
Bought for £70,000 at the Cheltenham sales in December after she won a point-to-point at Tattersalls Farm. She won going away that day and obviously created a very favourable impression. One of the most interesting contenders in this company.
Sets the standard after several near misses in similar types of races. This looks weaker than some of the mare's previous engagements and no doubting that she deserves a change of fortune. Well worth considering.
Last Year's Winner
|T: W P MullinsJ: Mr D H Dunsdon|
Whatucallher (11/10), The Caddy Rose (10/3), Mount Ida (10/3), Sunrise Lady (11/1), Deilginis (16/1), Miss Shoe City (20/1), O Supreme (50/1), Amarillo Rose (50/1), Myladyrose (100/1), Florence Bay (100/1), Angelic Moon (100/1), Jacra Bello (100/1)
- Mount Ida
- Sunrise Lady
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