Bold Approach

Horse Profile & Form

Form: 24-0F31
Age: 6Sex: GWeight: 11st 7lbs
Owner: Mrs J S Bolger Trainer: B W Duke Last ridden by: Gearoid Patrick Brouder
Preferred tracks: Leopardstown, Wexford, Dundalk
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Win % 7%
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Bold Approach Previous Races

3rd

Listowel

21 September 2022 at 14:35

Seamus Mulvaney Bookmaker Novice Hurdle

Trainer: B W Duke
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 28 lengthsSP: 14/1Weight: 11st 7lbs
Led, pressed after 1st, headed 3 out, soon dropped to 3rd and under pressure, no extra in moderate 3rd before 2 out
Race winner: Amir Kabir
1st

Wexford

5 August 2022 at 16:45

Lyrath Estate & New Mood Boutique Wexford Races Ladies Day Maiden Hurdle

Trainer: B W Duke
Finished: 1stSP: 9/2Weight: 11st 12lbs
Tracked leader, on terms after 1st, led before 3rd, ridden and strongly pressed closing stages, all out close home, held on
Race winner: Bold Approach
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Galway

31 July 2022 at 14:00

Adare Manor Opportunity Handicap Hurdle

3rd

Cork

8 July 2022 at 17:35

Buy Tickets On www.corkracecourse.ie Maiden Hurdle

Trainer: B W Duke
Jockey: B P Kennedy
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 4 lengthsSP: 5/1Weight: 11st 12lbs
Tracked clear leader, moderate 3rd at 5th, effort after 2 out, kept on same after last in moderate 3rd
Race winner: Champagne Problem
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Tipperary

19 May 2022 at 18:55

Junction Handicap Hurdle

12th

Punchestown

28 April 2022 at 15:40

Specialist Joinery Group Handicap Hurdle (88-123)

Trainer: B W Duke
Jockey: R A Doyle
Finished: 12thBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 25/1Weight: 11st 8lbs
Tracked leaders, 4th halfway, pushed along 2 out and lost place early straight, no extra
Race winner: Broomfield Hall
4th

Naas

31 March 2022 at 15:05

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Trainer: B W Duke
Jockey: B P Kennedy
Finished: 4thBeaten by: 11 lengthsSP: 7/1Weight: 11st 4lbs
Tracked leader in 2nd, led before 4th, 1 length clear 4 out, headed before 2 out, dropped to moderate 4th before last where slight mistake, weakened
Race winner: Gatsby Grey
2nd

Punchestown

31 January 2022 at 13:20

Punchestown.com Maiden Hurdle

Trainer: B W Duke
Jockey: B P Kennedy
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 21 lengthsSP: 10/1Weight: 12st 0lbs
Tracked leader, 2nd halfway and clear of remainder, pushed along and no impression on winner after 2 out, kept on one pace
Race winner: Kilcruit
4th

Fairyhouse

15 January 2022 at 13:24

ITM Stallion Trail Maiden Hurdle

Trainer: B W Duke
Jockey: D E Mullins
Finished: 4thBeaten by: 1 1/4 lengthSP: 6/1Weight: 12st 0lbs
Tracked leaders, headway to dispute 2nd before 2 out, steadied into 3rd and mistake 2 out, soon ridden and no impression on leaders, 4th close home
Race winner: Innovated
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Leopardstown

29 December 2021 at 12:35

Pigsback.com Maiden Hurdle

3rd

Dundalk

26 November 2021 at 19:30

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Trainer: J S Bolger
Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 15/2Weight: 9st 12lbs
Soon tracked leader, 4th halfway, 5th over 4f out, switched left and headway under 2f out, ridden in 3rd 1f out, kept on same pace, no impression on winner
Race winner: Dalvey
5th

Naas

31 October 2021 at 15:15

Finale Stakes (Listed)

Trainer: J S Bolger
Jockey: L T McAteer
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 3 1/4 lengthsSP: 50/1Weight: 9st 8lbs
Held up towards rear, pushed along in 13th 3f out, ridden and no impression in 6th 1f out, kept on one pace
Race winner: Jason The Militant
3rd

Curragh

26 October 2021 at 14:20

Paddy Power Amateur Riders Derby (Q.R.) Race

Trainer: J S Bolger
Jockey: Mr D N Nevin
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 3 1/4 lengthsSP: 10/1Weight: 11st 5lbs
Prominent, on terms under 4f out, gained narrow lead from 3f out, joined over 2f out, headed 1 1/2f out, one pace after
Race winner: Raise You
9th

Leopardstown

16 October 2021 at 17:25

Leopardstown October Handicap

Trainer: J S Bolger
Jockey: L T McAteer
Finished: 9thBeaten by: 1 3/4 lengthSP: 40/1Weight: 9st 4lbs
Chased leaders, improved to dispute lead entering straight, ridden 2f out, headed 1f out, weakened final furlong
Race winner: Powerful Aggie
7th

Curragh

2 June 2021 at 19:05

Sky Bet Race To The Ebor Handicap

Trainer: J S Bolger
Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 7thBeaten by: 1 1/2 lengthSP: 16/1Weight: 8st 10lbs
Prominent, soon 2nd, effort straight, no impression from 2f out
Race winner: Shanroe
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Fairyhouse

4 April 2021 at 14:50

Ryan's Cleaning, Waste & Recycling Maiden Hurdle

6th

Fairyhouse

4 April 2021 at 13:50

Ryan's Cleaning, Waste & Recycling Maiden Hurdle

Jockey: R P Cleary
Finished: 6thBeaten by: 3/4 lengthSP: 4/1Weight: 12st 0lbs
Tracked leaders, 2nd after 1st, disputed from 3rd, slight mistake and headed 5th, ridden approaching 2 out, no impression and dropped to 4th when mistake last, no extra
Race winner: El Barra
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Dundalk

12 February 2021 at 18:30

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2nd

Dundalk

12 February 2021 at 17:30

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Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 2 3/4 lengthsSP: 2/1Weight: 9st 7lbs
Led, pushed along and headed early straight, ridden and kept on, no impression on winner inside final furlong, kept on one pace
Race winner: Tartlette
5th

Dundalk

4 December 2020 at 17:30

Irishinjuredjockeys.com Handicap

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 1 1/2 lengthSP: 3/1Weight: 9st 12lbs
Tracked leader, 2nd halfway, pushed along and lost place early straight, 5th 1f out, kept on one pace
Race winner: Pure Nature
2nd

Dundalk

27 November 2020 at 19:30

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Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 1 3/4 lengthSP: 12/1Weight: 10st 0lbs
Disputed lead early, prominent, soon tracked leaders in 4th, headway and effort straight, kept on without matching winner inside final furlong
Race winner: Construct
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Dundalk

13 November 2020 at 19:00

BetVictor Casino Handicap

8th

Dundalk

13 November 2020 at 18:00

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Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 8thBeaten by: 2 lengthsSP: 11/1Weight: 10st 6lbs
Mid-division, 7th halfway, ridden and no impression over 1f out
Race winner: Blue Shadow
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Dundalk

2 October 2020 at 21:15

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9th

Dundalk

2 October 2020 at 20:15

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Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 9thBeaten by: NeckSP: 12/1Weight: 10st 0lbs
Prominent, led after 1f, headed 2f out, lost place and ridden over 1f out, weakened under 1f out
Race winner: Marchons Ensemble
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Curragh

13 September 2020 at 18:50

Irish Stallion Farms EBF 'Northfields' Handicap (Premier Handicap)

21st

Curragh

13 September 2020 at 17:50

Irish Stallion Farms EBF 'Northfields' Handicap (Premier Handicap)

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 21stBeaten by: 11 lengthsSP: 50/1Weight: 9st 7lbs
Mid-division, weakened from 3f out, never a factor
Race winner: Sonnyboyliston
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Dundalk

15 August 2020 at 17:15

Irish Stallion Farms EBF 'Red God' Handicap (Premier Handicap)

5th

Dundalk

15 August 2020 at 16:15

Irish Stallion Farms EBF 'Red God' Handicap (Premier Handicap)

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 20/1Weight: 9st 13lbs
Pushed along briefly early, prominent, challenged and every chance straight, no extra and one pace inside final furlong
Race winner: Sky Seven
3rd

Limerick

17 June 2020 at 19:05

Martin Molony Stakes (Listed)

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: NeckSP: 10/1Weight: 9st 7lbs
Led, pushed along entering straight, headed 2f out, ridden and kept on one pace from 1f out, lost 2nd close home
Race winner: Oriental Eagle
4th

Navan

10 June 2020 at 16:00

Heritage Stakes (Listed)

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 4thBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 18/1Weight: 9st 7lbs
Raced in 4th early, soon tracked leader, pushed along under 3f out, slightly impeded 1 1/2f out, one pace inside final furlong
Race winner: Ancient Spirit
11th

Dundalk

20 December 2019 at 19:45

Dundalk Stadium - Light Up Your Night Handicap

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 11thBeaten by: 3/4 lengthSP: 13/2Weight: 9st 12lbs
Chased clear leader, 3rd halfway, pushed along and no impression early straight, ridden and no extra over 1f out, eased final 100 yards
Race winner: Charcor
1st

Dundalk

6 December 2019 at 19:45

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Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 1stSP: 7/1Weight: 9st 10lbs
Soon prominent, led after 2f, pressed and ridden 2f out, drifted slightly left inside final furlong, kept on well closing stages
Race winner: Bold Approach
3rd

Dundalk

15 November 2019 at 18:45

Winter Series At Dundalk 2020 Handicap

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 4/1Weight: 9st 12lbs
Tracked leader, 3rd halfway, ridden under 2f out and no impression in 4th 1f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong
Race winner: Charcor
4th

Dundalk

11 October 2019 at 19:45

Irish Stallion Farms EBF 'Red God' Handicap

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 4thBeaten by: NeckSP: 12/1Weight: 9st 4lbs
Chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden 2f out, under pressure and slightly hampered over 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong
Race winner: Heliac
7th

Fairyhouse

23 September 2019 at 18:45

Fairyhouse Winter Festival 30th November & 1st December Handicap

Jockey: R P Whelan
Finished: 7thBeaten by: 13 lengthsSP: 8/1Weight: 9st 8lbs
Rear of mid-division, pushed along entering straight, ridden 2f out and no impression in 7th over 1f out, soon no extra and weakened, eased
Race winner: Kiss For A Jewel
6th

Curragh

15 September 2019 at 18:00

Irish Stallion Farms EBF 'Northfields' Handicap (Premier Handicap)

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 6thBeaten by: 3/4 lengthSP: 16/1Weight: 9st 2lbs
Soon raced in 8th, pushed along over 3f out and headway, kept on same pace from over 1f out
Race winner: One Cool Poet
6th

Curragh

24 May 2019 at 19:05

Kerrygold Gallinule Stakes (Group 3)

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 6thBeaten by: Short HeadSP: 14/1Weight: 9st 3lbs
Settled behind leaders, 4th halfway, ridden and no impression 2f out, soon no extra
Race winner: Constantinople
2nd

Leopardstown

26 July 2018 at 19:10

Japan Racing Association Tyros Stakes (Group 3)

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 4 3/4 lengthsSP: 7/4Weight: 9st 3lbs
Dwelt, soon raced towards rear, 4th halfway, ridden under 2f out, edged left over 1f out, 3rd final 150 yards, kept on well to 2nd closing stages, no chance with easy winner
Race winner: Anthony Van Dyck
1st

Leopardstown

25 May 2018 at 17:20

Irish Stallion Farms EBF Maiden (Plus 10)

Jockey: K J Manning
Finished: 1stSP: 13/2Weight: 9st 5lbs
Chased leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden into 2nd 1 1/2f out, led under 1f out, kept on strongly closing stages
Race winner: Bold Approach

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