17:00 Downpatrick Mon 15 July 2019
Four-race maiden hurdler, beaten over 35L on both starts this term running between 2m and 2m4f. Vast improvement needed but still difficult to draw a line through.
22-race maiden who is without success in 17 starts over hurdles. Has failed to complete on his most recent couple of starts this term, falling in a 2m4f chase at Hexham when last seen at the beginning of June. Others preferred.
Pulled up on hurdling debut before improving to finish sixth of eight in a weak, 18-runner contest at Tipperary earlier this month. May need a couple to falter.
Nothing of note in a couple of bumper starts before finishing in midfield on hurdling debut here when last seen in May. Tongue strap on for the first time and needs to improve significantly.
Appears to have been found an ideal opportunity to get off the mark following a couple of encouraging maiden hurdle efforts since May. Likely to come on for respected connections.
Frustrating 14-race maiden over hurdles who has hit the frame in five of his last six starts since April. Deserves to get off the mark here.
Has shown relatively little in a couple of maiden hurdle starts since May. First time cheekpieces unlikely to bring about the required amount of improvement needed to play a role here.
Useful performer in the point-to-point ranks winning one of her six starts but hitting the frame on a further couple of occasions. Second of 13 on maiden hurdle debut at Wexford last month and one to give a good account of herself.
Last Year's Winner
|T: G ElliottJ: M P Walsh|
Monition (1/1), Killinkere (4/1), Happy Lad (5/1), Hello Pilgrim (5/1), Generator City (13/2), Downthecellar (12/1), Airdrigh (33/1), Eileens Boy (33/1), Repeat That (66/1)
- Hello Pilgrim
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