Ideal Pal

Horse Profile & Form

Form: 808120
Age: 5Sex: GWeight: 9st 10lbs
Owner: L Mulvany Trainer: M Mulvany Last ridden by: W Joyce
Preferred tracks: Cork, Gowran Park, Sligo
Races 10
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Win % 10%
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Ideal Pal Previous Races

10th

Naas

31 October 2021 at 16:15

Congratulations To The 2021 Flat Champions Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Jockey: W Joyce
Finished: 10thBeaten by: HeadSP: 20/1Weight: 9st 10lbs
Tracked leaders, 4th halfway, ridden and no extra 2f out
Race winner: Team Of Firsts
7th

Wexford

24 October 2021 at 14:35

Michael Moore Car Sales Volkswagen Portarlington Maiden Hurdle

Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Jockey: B J Cooper
Finished: 7thBeaten by: 9 lengthsSP: 12/1Weight: 12st 0lbs
Chased leaders, ridden and no impression from 3 out
Race winner: Cullaghs Star
10th

Tipperary

4 October 2021 at 15:05

TipperaryRaces.ie Handicap (70-100)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Finished: 10thBeaten by: 2 1/2 lengthsSP: 15/2Weight: 9st 0lbs
Mid-division and 5th from halfway, pushed along over 2f out and soon brought towards near side rail, no impression and weakened from over 1f out
Race winner: Yafordadoe
2nd

Listowel

23 September 2021 at 16:00

Tote Ireland Handicap (50-80)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Jockey: W Joyce
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 5/1Weight: 10st 1lbs
Tracked leaders, 3rd and effort into straight, soon every chance, 2nd and came close with rival closing stages, kept on without quite matching winner
Race winner: Sasta
1st

Gowran Park

18 September 2021 at 17:00

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Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Jockey: W Joyce
Finished: 1stSP: 25/1Weight: 9st 13lbs
Broke well and prominent on inner, headed after 1f, 3rd halfway, ridden in 2nd over 2f out, no impression over 1f out, stayed on well under pressure to challenge final 100 yards, led final strides
Race winner: Ideal Pal
8th

Galway

7 September 2021 at 17:00

James P. Cunningham Electrical Handicap (50-75)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Jockey: W Joyce
Finished: 8thBeaten by: NoseSP: 25/1Weight: 10st 1lbs
Held up towards rear, ridden 2f out, no impression 1 1/2f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong
Race winner: Church Mountain
14th

Leopardstown

12 August 2021 at 19:30

Plusvital Handicap (50-80)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Jockey: W Joyce
Finished: 14thBeaten by: 1 1/2 lengthSP: 50/1Weight: 10st 2lbs
In touch, 6th over 3f out, lost place and ridden over 2f out, soon weakened
Race winner: Oneiroi
8th

Curragh

8 August 2021 at 16:40

TRI Equestrian Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Jockey: W Joyce
Finished: 8thBeaten by: 1 1/2 lengthSP: 66/1Weight: 8st 13lbs
Chased leaders, ridden 2f out, soon no impression
Race winner: No More Porter
15th

Galway

31 July 2021 at 14:00

O'Leary Insurances Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Jockey: W Joyce
Finished: 15thBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 28/1Weight: 9st 8lbs
Mid-division, 11th halfway, ridden towards rear over 2f out, no impression over 1f out
Race winner: Dedillon
5th

Ballinrobe

19 July 2021 at 17:55

KPMG Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Trainer: M Mulvany
Jockey: W Joyce
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 1 1/2 lengthSP: 15/2Weight: 9st 0lbs
Led, headed and ridden 3f out, disputed lead 2f out, headed 1 1/2f out, weakened
Race winner: Takeachancejimmy
6th

Leopardstown

26 December 2020 at 12:00

'Join tote.ie With A 10 Risk Free Bet' Maiden Hurdle

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: Mr D J Hand
Finished: 6thBeaten by: 3 1/2 lengthsSP: 33/1Weight: 11st 9lbs
Tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, 5th 2 out, pushed along and no impression approaching last, no extra, kept on one pace
Race winner: Get My Drift
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Naas

14 December 2020 at 13:25

Irish Field 'Supporting Irish Racing' Maiden Hurdle

5th

Naas

14 December 2020 at 12:25

Irish Field 'Supporting Irish Racing' Maiden Hurdle

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: D F O'Regan
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 3 1/2 lengthsSP: 4/1Weight: 11st 9lbs
Disputed lead early, headed after 3f, moderate 3rd and mistake at 2nd, ridden in moderate 3rd entering straight, no impression
Race winner: Echoes In Rain
3rd

Naas

7 November 2020 at 15:10

Congrats To The 2020 Flat Champions Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: Ben Coen
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 6 lengthsSP: 40/1Weight: 9st 11lbs
Chased leader in 2nd, ridden in 3rd 2f out, kept on same pace without troubling leaders inside final furlong
Race winner: Son Of Hypnos
9th

Galway

26 October 2020 at 13:55

Kone Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: Ben Coen
Finished: 9thBeaten by: 1 1/4 lengthSP: 40/1Weight: 10st 0lbs
Soon mid-division, ridden in 7th 2f out, no extra over 1f out, kept on one pace
Race winner: Teed Up
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Naas

18 October 2020 at 17:50

Naas Racecourse Handicap

11th

Naas

18 October 2020 at 16:50

Naas Racecourse Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: D P McDonogh
Finished: 11thBeaten by: 1 1/2 lengthSP: 33/1Weight: 9st 4lbs
Mid-division, 5th over 3f out, under pressure and ridden over 2f out, lost place 1 1/2f out, weakened over 1f out
Race winner: Dance Jupiter
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Listowel

24 September 2020 at 18:40

Tote Ireland Handicap (50-80)

1st

Listowel

24 September 2020 at 17:40

Tote Ireland Handicap (50-80)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: D P McDonogh
Finished: 1stSP: 10/1Weight: 10st 1lbs
Chased leader in 2nd, pushed along 2f out, ridden 1f out, led inside final furlong, stayed on well
Race winner: Ideal Pal
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Tipperary

15 September 2020 at 17:35

Oola Handicap (50-80)

7th

Tipperary

15 September 2020 at 16:35

Oola Handicap (50-80)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: W J Lee
Finished: 7thBeaten by: 1 3/4 lengthSP: 20/1Weight: 10st 2lbs
Pushed along briefly early, mid-division, pushed along again approaching straight, kept on same pace from under 2f out
Race winner: Son Of Hypnos
2nd

Galway

8 September 2020 at 17:05

James P. Cunningham Electrical Handicap (50-75)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: W J Lee
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 2 1/4 lengthsSP: 9/4Weight: 10st 2lbs
Chased leaders, 6th halfway, pushed along 3f out, ridden in 5th 2f out, stayed on into 2nd under 1f out, kept on same pace, no impression on winner
Race winner: Out On Friday
5th

Bellewstown

26 August 2020 at 18:15

Indaver Bellewstown Bowl Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: G F Carroll
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 12/1Weight: 9st 6lbs
Mid-division on outer, progress 3f out, ridden in 4th over 2f out, no impression
Race winner: Effernock Fizz
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Naas

23 August 2020 at 15:20

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10th

Naas

23 August 2020 at 14:20

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Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: G F Carroll
Finished: 10thBeaten by: 1 lengthSP: 50/1Weight: 9st 5lbs
Mid-division, 9th halfway, ridden and no impression over 1f out, kept on one pace
Race winner: Layfayette
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Sligo

7 August 2020 at 15:45

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UR

Sligo

7 August 2020 at 14:45

Kevin Egan Cars Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: D W O'Connor
Finished: URSP: 16/1Weight: 9st 3lbs
Pushed along early, soon in rear, stumbled on bend and unseated rider inside first 4f
Race winner: Ambitious Approach
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Galway

1 August 2020 at 16:45

O'Leary Insurances Handicap

6th

Galway

1 August 2020 at 15:45

O'Leary Insurances Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: G F Carroll
Finished: 6thBeaten by: 1 lengthSP: 50/1Weight: 9st 6lbs
Close up, 4th halfway, 3rd over 2f out, lost place approaching straight, ridden over 1f out, kept on same pace, no extra closing stages
Race winner: Sirjack Thomas
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Leopardstown

16 July 2020 at 19:15

Leopardstown Handicap

13th

Leopardstown

16 July 2020 at 18:15

Leopardstown Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: G F Carroll
Finished: 13thBeaten by: 3 1/2 lengthsSP: 20/1Weight: 9st 7lbs
Tracked leaders, 4th halfway, pushed along and lost place approaching straight, no extra under 2f out, eased inside final furlong
Race winner: Rocky Blue
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Roscommon

7 July 2020 at 16:00

Property Partners Earley Apprentice Handicap (50-85)

11th

Roscommon

7 July 2020 at 15:00

Property Partners Earley Apprentice Handicap (50-85)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Finished: 11thBeaten by: 3 lengthsSP: 9/2Weight: 10st 2lbs
Pushed along briefly early, soon chased leaders, lost position and slightly impeded early straight and switched right, weakened from under 2f out
Race winner: Isotope
3rd

Leopardstown

21 June 2020 at 17:45

TRI Equestrian Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: G F Carroll
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 1 1/4 lengthSP: 8/1Weight: 9st 3lbs
Tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, pushed along entering straight, 2nd and ridden 1 1/2f out, soon no impression on winner, 3rd and kept on one pace final 150 yards
Race winner: Patrick Sarsfield
1st

Gowran Park

17 June 2020 at 17:05

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Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: G F Carroll
Finished: 1stSP: 12/1Weight: 9st 9lbs
Pushed along briefly early, soon tracked leaders, 4th approaching halfway, pushed along again before straight, soon effort, on terms 1 1/2f out, stayed on well inside final furlong to just prevail at the finish
Race winner: Ideal Pal
4th

Naas

3 November 2019 at 14:35

Naas Nursery Of Champions Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: N M Crosse
Finished: 4thBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 20/1Weight: 8st 13lbs
Raced in 8th early, soon 7th, effort straight, kept on same pace from over 1f out
Race winner: Mother Vincent
4th

Galway

28 October 2019 at 13:10

Kone Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: N M Crosse
Finished: 4thBeaten by: 1 1/4 lengthSP: 10/1Weight: 9st 6lbs
Prominent on outer, led over 6f out, headed halfway, lost place and pushed along in 5th over 2f out, ridden and no impression entering straight, kept on again under pressure to go 4th inside final furlong
Race winner: Njord
6th

Leopardstown

19 October 2019 at 15:05

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Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: N M Crosse
Finished: 6thBeaten by: HeadSP: 8/1Weight: 8st 12lbs
Prominent early, mid-division after 1f, 4th halfway, under pressure and ridden in 5th 2f out, no extra final furlong
Race winner: Quizical
8th

Tipperary

6 October 2019 at 14:00

TheTote.com Handicap (70-100)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: Ben Coen
Finished: 8thBeaten by: 2 1/2 lengthsSP: 9/1Weight: 8st 13lbs
Pushed along early, prominent and disputed lead, 2nd and ridden entering straight, no impression in 4th over 1f out, no extra
Race winner: Onlyhuman
2nd

Gowran Park

26 September 2019 at 15:55

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Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: Ben Coen
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 16/1Weight: 9st 7lbs
Pushed along to soon lead, joined after halfway, pushed along again over 2f out, gained narrow lead over 1f out, kept on well inside final furlong, headed close home
Race winner: Bowerman
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Gowran Park

21 September 2019 at 14:35

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3rd

Listowel

11 September 2019 at 15:40

Seamus Mulvaney Bookmaker Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: N M Crosse
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 16/1Weight: 9st 7lbs
Pushed along early, soon raced in 4th, pushed along again into straight, one pace from over 1f out
Race winner: Franklyn
8th

Killarney

24 August 2019 at 13:55

Irish Examiner Rated Race

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: N M Crosse
Finished: 8thBeaten by: 1 1/2 lengthSP: 11/2Weight: 8st 12lbs
Chased leaders, 4th halfway, not match leaders from under 2f out, soon no impression
Race winner: National Guard
3rd

Roscommon

19 August 2019 at 19:50

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Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: N M Crosse
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 4 1/4 lengthsSP: 8/1Weight: 9st 1lbs
Soon tracked leader in 2nd, under pressure behind clear leader 3f out, ridden over 2f out, no impression and dropped to 3rd under 1f out, one paced
Race winner: Scorched Earth
10th

Galway

29 July 2019 at 20:10

Eventus Handicap (60-90)

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: Ben Coen
Finished: 10thBeaten by: 32 lengthsSP: 12/1Weight: 9st 6lbs
Led early, soon headed, took closer order in 2nd halfway, 3rd over 4f out, lost place and ridden over 3f out, soon weakened, detached 2f out, tailed off
Race winner: Halimi
1st

Ballinrobe

22 July 2019 at 18:40

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Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: N M Crosse
Finished: 1stSP: 11/1Weight: 9st 8lbs
Made all, ridden and edged left entering straight, kept on well inside final furlong
Race winner: Ideal Pal
1st

Sligo

18 June 2019 at 19:40

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Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: N M Crosse
Finished: 1stSP: 3/1Weight: 9st 5lbs
Disputed lead early, dropped to last after 2f, went 2nd after 4f, improved to dispute lead travelling well 3f out, led over 2f out, soon ridden, strongly pressed 1f out, stayed on well final furlong
Race winner: Ideal Pal
1st

Cork

14 June 2019 at 20:30

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Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: N M Crosse
Finished: 1stSP: 5/1Weight: 8st 8lbs
Chased leaders and 3rd from halfway, pushed along from 3f out and soon went 2nd, ridden to lead 1 1/2f out and kept on well inside final furlong, comfortably
Race winner: Ideal Pal
9th

Sligo

21 May 2019 at 20:00

Sligo Races Hospitality Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: A J Slattery
Finished: 9thBeaten by: HeadSP: 12/1Weight: 8st 6lbs
Always towards rear, never a factor
Race winner: The Names Jock
9th

Leopardstown

12 May 2019 at 16:35

Mortons Coaches Handicap

Horse: Ideal Pal
Jockey: A J Slattery
Finished: 9thBeaten by: 1 1/4 lengthSP: 12/1Weight: 8st 4lbs
Mid-division, pushed along and some headway approaching straight, ridden in 7th under 2f out and no impression 1f out, no extra inside final furlong
Race winner: King's Vow

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