There are 22 runners in this race.
|28||19 A Great View
Twelve runs since last win in 2018. 20/1, creditable third of 18 in handicap hurdle at Naas (20f, good to soft) 28 days ago, running on late. Cheekpieces back on and not taken lightly.
|10-3||Denis O'Regan||Denis W Cullen||0|
|7||22 It Could Be You
Eleven runs since last win in 2020. Seventeenth of 19 in handicap hurdle (16/1) at Fairyhouse (20f, good) 7 days ago, so others appeal more.
|9-12||Adam Short||Thomas Mullins||0|
First run since leaving Edward Harty when respectable sixth of 18 in handicap hurdle at Naas (20f, good to soft, 15/2) 28 days ago. Back up in trip and looks competitive on form.
|11-2||Simon Torrens||Eddie & Patrick ||0|
|34||18 Captain Kangaroo
Latest win in hurdle at Listowel in September. Below form fifth of 9 to Chicago Time in listed hurdle (9/2) at Cork (24f, heavy) 34 days ago. More is needed now.
|10-4||Sean O'Keeffe||W P Mullins||0|
11/1, very good second of 13 in handicap hurdle at Galway (21.9f, heavy) 42 days ago, responding well. Cheekpieces on 1st time. Has to be taken seriously.
|10-3||Phillip Enright||Paul Nolan||0|
|20||1 Commander Of Fleet
33/1 and blinkered for 1st time, still close up when fell 2 out in handicap hurdle at Punchestown (23.9f, good to soft) 20 days ago. Not ruled out.
|11-10||Shane Fitzgerald||Gordon Elliott||0|
|128||2 Burning Victory
Lightly-raced winner over hurdles. 13/2, excellent second of 32 in handicap at Newmarket (18f, good to soft) on UK flat debut 56 days ago, clear of rest. Player back in this sphere upped in trip.
|11-9||Danny Mullins||W P Mullins||0|
|20||4 The Jam Man
Below form twelfth of 20 to Sassy Yet Classy in handicap hurdle at Punchestown (23.9f, good to soft, 40/1) 20 days ago. Cheekpieces back on. Needs a couple of these to falter.
|11-7||Donagh Meyler||Ronan M P McNally||0|
|20||5 Dallas Des Pictons
Good second of 20 to Sassy Yet Classy in handicap hurdle at Punchestown (23.9f, good to soft, 22/1) 20 days ago. Possibilities.
|11-5||Jody McGarvey||Gordon Elliott||0|
|14||7 Doctor Duffy
Tenth of 12 in handicap hurdle at Haydock (24.3f, good, 25/1) 14 days ago. Cheekpieces back on with work to do. .
|11-1||P J O'Hanlon||C Byrnes||0|
|300||8 Maze Runner
Creditable fourth of 18 in handicap at Naas (16.1f, heavy, 15/2) 34 days ago. 10lb higher now. Switches from Flat to hurdles. Needs a couple of these to falter.
|11-1||Jack Foley||W P Mullins||0|
|20||9 De Name Escapes Me
Good 5¼ lengths fourth of 20 to Sassy Yet Classy in handicap hurdle (25/1) at Punchestown (23.9f, good to soft) 20 days ago. Trainer going well. Can make presence felt.
|10-13||Mark Walsh||Noel Meade||0|
|40||10 The Big Dog
2/1, tailed-off third of 4 to Eklat De Rire in listed chase at Wexford (23f, heavy) 40 days ago, finishing tired. Switches from chase to hurdles and should strip fitter.
|10-13||Mr J J Codd||Peter Fahey||0|
|34||11 Ballywilliam Boy
Latest win in hurdle at Galway in October. Creditable 3¾ lengths second of 9 to Chicago Time in listed hurdle at Cork (24f, heavy, 9/4) 34 days ago. Not ruled out.
|10-11||Darragh O'Keeffe||Michael Hourigan||0|
|20||12 Sassy Yet Classy
Career best when winning 20-runner handicap hurdle (14/1) at Punchestown (23.9f, good to soft) 20 days ago by 3 lengths from Dallas Des Pictons. Not taken lightly despite 8lb rise.
|10-11||James O'Sullivan||Gordon Elliott||0|
Lightly-raced winner over hurdles. Looked rusty after 7 months off when eighth at Naas last month. Back up in trip and not dismissed.
|10-9||Kevin Sexton||Gordon Elliott||0|
Good sixth of 20 to Sassy Yet Classy in handicap hurdle at Punchestown (23.9f, good to soft, 11/1) 20 days ago. Cheekpieces on 1st time and in the mix.
|10-7||L P Dempsey||Gordon Elliott||0|
|20||15 Western Run
Eleven runs since last win in 2020. Pulled up in handicap chase (8/1) at Punchestown (22.6f, good to soft) 20 days ago, so has work to do.
|10-7||Conor Maxwell||Gavin Cromwell||0|
|20||16 Mars Harper
16/1, good fifth of 20 to Sassy Yet Classy in handicap hurdle at Punchestown (23.9f, good to soft) 20 days ago. No forlorn hope.
|10-6||Richard Deegan||Gordon Elliott||0|
Tenth of 13 in handicap hurdle (10/1) at Galway (21.9f, heavy) 42 days ago. Something to find on form.
|10-5||Brian Hayes||W P Mullins||0|
|20||21 Barbary Master
4/1, good third of 8 in novice hurdle at Punchestown (21.4f, good to soft) 20 days ago. Yard in good form, so he's in the mix.
|10-2|| Conor Orr||Noel Meade||0|
|20||23 Ciao Bella
Seventh of 18 in novice chase at Cork (21f, soft, 10/3) on debut over fences 20 days ago. Switches to hurdles and has work to do.
|9-12||Gavin Brouder||Miss Elizabeth ||0|