The Storyteller

Horse Profile & Form

Form: 11225-7
Age: 10Sex: GWeight: 11st 12lbs
Owner: Mrs P Sloan Trainer: G Elliott Last ridden by: Jordan Gainford
Preferred tracks: Down Royal, Cheltenham, Clonmel
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The Storyteller Previous Races

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Listowel

19 September 2021 at 16:30

Kerry Group Chase

7th

Punchestown

29 April 2021 at 17:25

Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle (Grade 1)

Jockey: D F O'Regan
Finished: 7thBeaten by: 3 lengthsSP: 14/1Weight: 11st 12lbs
Waited with, 11th after 5th, kept on without threatening from before straight
Race winner: Klassical Dream
5th

Cheltenham

18 March 2021 at 15:05

Paddy Power Stayers' Hurdle (Grade 1) (GBB Race)

Jockey: K M Donoghue
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 3 1/2 lengthsSP: 11/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Towards rear, headway before last, plugged on run-in
Race winner: Flooring Porter
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Leopardstown

7 February 2021 at 16:40

Paddy Power Irish Gold Cup (Grade 1)

2nd

Leopardstown

7 February 2021 at 15:40

Paddy Power Irish Gold Cup (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: K M Donoghue
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 2 lengthsSP: 20/1Weight: 11st 12lbs
Held up towards rear, closer after 3 out, ridden in 3rd after 2 out, disputed 2nd last, 2nd and kept on run-in, no impression on winner
Race winner: Kemboy
2nd

Leopardstown

28 December 2020 at 13:15

Leopardstown Christmas Hurdle (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D F O'Regan
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 6 lengthsSP: 7/1Weight: 11st 12lbs
Towards rear, not fluent 2nd, slight mistake 3 out, pushed along after next and 5th entering straight, no impression before last, ridden and kept on well run-in to go 2nd close home
Race winner: Flooring Porter
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Down Royal

31 October 2020 at 15:25

Ladbrokes Champion Chase (Grade 1)

1st

Down Royal

31 October 2020 at 14:25

Ladbrokes Champion Chase (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: K M Donoghue
Finished: 1stSP: 9/2Weight: 11st 12lbs
Waited with, moderate 8th after 6th, slightly slow 8th, took closer order approaching 11th, challenged and almost on terms between last 2, stayed on well run-in to lead near line
Race winner: The Storyteller
1st

Punchestown

14 October 2020 at 15:25

Irish Daily Star Salutes Our Frontline Heroes Chase (Grade 3)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: K M Donoghue
Finished: 1stSP: 2/1Weight: 11st 2lbs
Towards rear, slight mistake 1st, closer in 5th 3 out, 3rd travelling well entering straight, 2nd and jumped right 2 out, ridden to lead before last, jumped right at last, stayed on well run-in. comfortably
Race winner: The Storyteller
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Gowran Park

3 October 2020 at 17:55

PWC Champion Chase (Grade 2)

2nd

Gowran Park

3 October 2020 at 16:55

PWC Champion Chase (Grade 2)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 7 lengthsSP: 2/1Weight: 11st 5lbs
Slight mistake 1st, prominent, mistake 2nd, a little slow 3rd and towards rear, pushed along briefly after 9th, pushed along again into straight and headway, left chasing winner from 2 out, kept on same pace from before last
Race winner: Easy Game
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Listowel

20 September 2020 at 17:50

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Listowel

20 September 2020 at 16:50

Kerry Group Chase

1st

Galway

7 September 2020 at 17:10

Deacy Gilligan Hurdle

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: K M Donoghue
Finished: 1stSP: 6/5Weight: 11st 10lbs
Tracked leader, 2nd halfway, headway to challenge 2 out, pushed along to lead entering straight, jumped right last, kept on well run-in
Race winner: The Storyteller
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Galway

31 July 2020 at 20:15

Arthur Guinness Chase

1st

Galway

31 July 2020 at 19:15

Arthur Guinness Chase

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: K M Donoghue
Finished: 1stSP: 10/3Weight: 11st 5lbs
Soon chased leaders in 4th, closed up approaching 2 out where jumped slightly right, led approaching straight travelling smoothly, soon asserted and stayed on well, comfortably
Race winner: The Storyteller
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Galway

29 July 2020 at 19:45

Tote Galway Plate (Handicap Chase) (Grade A)

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Galway

29 July 2020 at 18:45

Tote Galway Plate (Handicap Chase) (Grade A)

2nd

Cheltenham

12 March 2020 at 14:10

Pertemps Network Final Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 11/2Weight: 11st 9lbs
Held up in mid-division, headway after 2 out, led last but pressed, headed inside final 100 yards, stayed on, held close home
Race winner: Sire Du Berlais
6th

Leopardstown

28 December 2019 at 12:50

Pertemps Network Handicap Hurdle (Qualifier)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 6thBeaten by: 1 1/2 lengthSP: 11/1Weight: 11st 7lbs
Mid-division early, 15th from 5th, moderate 11th before 2 out and headway, kept on without threatening straight
Race winner: Treacysenniscorthy
1st

Clonmel

5 December 2019 at 12:40

Jim Strang & Sons Kilsheelan (Peugeot) Hurdle

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 1stSP: 6/1Weight: 11st 0lbs
Chased leader, 3rd halfway, 4th 4 out, went 2nd and some headway 2 out, ridden and kept on well run-in to lead close home
Race winner: The Storyteller
8th

Gowran Park

5 October 2019 at 16:25

PWC Champion Chase (Grade 2)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 8thBeaten by: 16 lengthsSP: 12/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Always towards rear, weakened after 4 out, never a factor
Race winner: Snow Falcon
3rd

Punchestown

1 May 2019 at 18:05

Coral Punchestown Gold Cup (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 22 lengthsSP: 25/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Towards rear, slight mistake 9th, pushed along after 4 out and no impression in 6th after next, some headway on inner early straight and moderate 3rd approaching last, kept on one pace
Race winner: Kemboy
2nd

Fairyhouse

22 April 2019 at 16:20

Devenish Chase (Grade 2)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 4 3/4 lengthsSP: 3/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Disputed lead, bumped with rival 2nd, headed after 4th, remained prominent, slight mistake 4 out, challenged next, one pace from before last
Race winner: Jett
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Cheltenham

14 March 2019 at 14:50

Ryanair Chase (Grade 1) (Registered As The Festival Trophy)

3rd

Leopardstown

3 February 2019 at 15:35

Unibet Irish Gold Cup (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 7 1/2 lengthsSP: 8/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Tracked leaders in 3rd, disputed 3rd from 5th, 3rd 5 out, ridden and no impression from 3 out
Race winner: Bellshill
6th

Leopardstown

28 December 2018 at 15:00

Savills Chase (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 6thBeaten by: NeckSP: 20/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Mid-division, slight mistake 3rd, soon towards rear, ridden and no impression entering straight, stayed on into 6th last, kept on same pace run-in
Race winner: Kemboy
4th

Punchestown

9 December 2018 at 14:00

John Durkan Memorial Punchestown Chase (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 4thBeaten by: HeadSP: 10/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Towards rear, not fluent at 3rd, 4th at 8th, pushed along after 3 out, kept on without threatening run-in
Race winner: Min
5th

Down Royal

3 November 2018 at 15:05

MyCarNeedsA.com Chase (Grade 2)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 7/1Weight: 11st 12lbs
Chased leaders, no impression in moderate 4th 4 out, pushed along and no extra after next, kept on one pace run-in
Race winner: Snow Falcon
1st

Punchestown

24 April 2018 at 18:40

Growise Champion Novice Chase (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 1stSP: 16/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Mid-division, 7th 3 out, ridden in 4th on inner entering straight, 5th when left 3rd 2 out, no impression on leaders in 3rd before last, left in front and slightly hampered approaching last, kept on run-in
Race winner: The Storyteller
5th

Fairyhouse

1 April 2018 at 16:30

Ryanair Gold Cup Novice Chase (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 1 3/4 lengthSP: 5/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Chased leaders, 5th halfway, no impression from before straight, one pace
Race winner: Al Boum Photo
1st

Cheltenham

15 March 2018 at 16:10

Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate Handicap Chase (Grade 3)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 1stSP: 5/1Weight: 11st 4lbs
Tracked leaders, one pace when not fluent 2 out, rallied to chase leader and 1 length down last, ridden and hung right under pressure flat, stayed on well to lead towards finish
Race winner: The Storyteller
7th

Leopardstown

4 February 2018 at 15:00

Flogas Novice Chase (Grade 1)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: K M Donoghue
Finished: 7thBeaten by: Short HeadSP: 20/1Weight: 11st 10lbs
Held up in touch, 6th approaching straight, soon effort, kept on same pace run-in
Race winner: Monalee
3rd

Punchestown

13 January 2018 at 13:00

Total Event Rental (Kildare) Novice Chase (Grade 3)

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: D N Russell
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 2 lengthsSP: 5/2Weight: 11st 1lbs
Tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, mistake 2 out, ridden and some headway before last, no impression run-in, kept on one pace
Race winner: Invitation Only
1st

Fairyhouse

2 December 2017 at 12:15

Jim Ryan Racecourse Services Beginners Chase

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: K M Donoghue
Finished: 1stSP: 11/4Weight: 11st 12lbs
Tracked leaders in 4th, went 3rd at 9th, close 3rd travelling well 2 out, switched left and challenged approaching last, led at last, pushed along early run-in, stayed on well, comfortably
Race winner: The Storyteller
2nd

Fairyhouse

7 November 2017 at 13:55

www.fairyhouse.ie Hurdle

Trainer: G Elliott
Jockey: J W Kennedy
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 2 1/4 lengthsSP: 5/4Weight: 11st 10lbs
Tracked leaders in 4th, slight mistake 8th, went 2nd 4 out, disputed lead travelling well entering straight, led before 2 out, soon ridden and strongly pressed, headed after last, kept on same pace run-in
Race winner: Chateau Conti

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