17:15 Dundalk Fri 29 November 2019
Epaulette gelding. Dam was a winner up to 1m and is related to useful performers, including former Royal Ascot winner Forgotten Hero. Last of 16 beaten 31L on debut at Naas over 7f in September. First time hood unlikely to spark enthusiasm.
Gelding by Epaulette out of a Key Of Luck mare. Closely related to five-time winner Miss Emma, Group 3 victor over 6f. Market likely to reveal expectations on debut.
Dark Angel colt, cost €85,000 as a yearling. Not disgraced in three career starts, running well in defeat over 5½f/6f. More likely than some to run his race.
Colt by Cappella Sansevero out of a Cape Cross mare. Dam unraced. Best watched on debut representing yard not renowned for AW juvenile progeny.
Gelding by Footstepsinthesand out of a Rahy mare. Well held in two career starts on turf and likely to struggle on AW debut.
Colt by Outstrip out of a Haafhd mare. Closely related to 12-race maiden on the Flat Ormanumps. Dam unraced. May struggle on debut.
€24,000 yearling by Aussie sire Hallowed Crown is a half-brother to Italian 7.5f 2yo winner Painful. Needs to step up from a couple of desolate career efforts so far.
Colt by Shooting to Win out of a Efisio mare. Running well in defeat in a couple of starts at this venue over 7f improving from first run to second. One for the shortlist in this company.
Dream Ahead filly out of a Teofilo mare. Dam twice-raced half-sister to useful Haley Bop a winner over 1m. Last of 13 on debut over 7f at this venue earlier this month.
Daughter of Dark Angel. Has failed to beat a rival home in a couple of career starts in 15 and 14 runner contests over 5f. Looks a tall order taking a big step up on trip.
Daughter of Exceed And Excel out of a Seeking The Gold mare. Half-sister to three winners including Ru'oud, successful racing between 6f and 1m. Pleasing debut when second of 13 beaten 1½L over C&D earlier this month and more expected here.
Daughter of Zoffany out of a Sadlers Well mare. Half-sister to Mireille, French Listed winner racing between 7f and 1m. Fourth of 13 beaten 3¼L on debut over C&D earlier this month, 2¼L behind Hieroglyphic.
Daughter of Helmet. Cost €15,000 as a yearling. Well held on debut at this track over 7f when last seen in September. Looks opposable in first-time blinkers.
Daughter of Free Eagle out of a Verglas mare. Dam Flat winner on the turf over 6f and on the AW at Dundalk over 1m. Well held in a couple of starts over C&D and may find a couple stronger.
Last Year's Winner
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Dark Vader (11/10), Hieroglyphic (13/8), Homecoming (8/1), Baron Samedi (10/1), Distant Vista (12/1), Varna Gold (12/1), Figurehead (25/1), Third Avenue (25/1), Sweettasteoflove (25/1), Secret Sacrament (33/1), China's Storm (33/1), See The Eagle Fly (50/1), Apple Valley (50/1), Accessory (66/1), Heavenly Bound (66/1), Jeff Kidder (66/1), Delta Sansevero (66/1)
- Dark Vader
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