14:30 Downpatrick Sat 15 June 2019
Won on debut in a Navan bumper in September, fifth of 17 beaten 26L on hurdling introduction when weakening quickly after three out. Improved performance would not surprise.
Solid and consistent sort in a couple of starts last month finishing runner-up on both occasions. Went very close on latest start and a repeat effort would herald another bold bid.
Generally disappointing in a couple of starts under rules including on hurdling debut at Cork over 2m3f last month. On balance, probably has something to find in this contest.
Daughter of Stowaway out of a Presenting mare. Dam unraced. Market likely to reveal expectations on debut for a yard who produced a winner over the larger obstacles on Wednesday.
By Court Cave out of a Lando mare. Dam unraced. Closely related to winners, Earls Fort and Dasmyhoss. Likely to come on for this debut run here.
Produced a career best when finishing fourth of eight beaten 2½L in a Killarney mares hurdle earlier this month. Repeat of that effort should see her in the hunt for more prize money.
Oscar filly out of a Gildoran mare. Half-sister to the likes of Big Zeb and Rock On Ruby. detached and tailed off in a couple of bumper and on maiden hurdle debut at Fairyhouse when last seen in October. Others preferred.
Modest form in two point-to-point prior to a number of heavy maiden hurdle defeats since February. Out of sorts recently and impossible to fancy against these rivals.
Well held in a couple of career maiden hurdle starts finishing in midfield on each occasion. Will need to raise overall profile to play a role.
Five-race maiden who has been running well in defeat of late at Downpatrick and Clonmel earlier this month. Capable of a big run if in the mood.
Last Year's Winner
|T: Mrs J HarringtonJ: P D Kennedy|
Walking In Memphis (9/4), Amor Verdadero (3/1), Villa Moura (4/1), Holycross Lito (9/2), Ballydunblaze (12/1), Assertive Lady (14/1), Castle Canny (25/1), Belanbrooke (33/1), Myladyrose (66/1), Kates Jewel (66/1)
- Amor Verdadero
- Walking In Memphis
- Holycross Lito
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