October 10 / 15.22 Newton Abbot

15.22 Newton Abbot Good To Soft

William Hill Betting TV Open National Hunt Flat Race (Category 1 Elimination) (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £2033.85
  • 2m 0f 167y
  • Class 5
  • 12 runners
  • Win time: 4m 5s
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William Hill Betting TV Open National Hunt Flat Race (Category 1 Elimination) (GBB Race)

Runners: 12 runners

Type: NH Flat

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.60
  • Place: £1.30

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
German-bred half-brother to four winners including Iolani (bumper, 1m3f-1m6f Flat and 2m-2m5f hurdle) and Indian Dream (French 11.7f); dam 1m winner, sister to 1m/8.5f Group 3 winner Idealist; makes some appeal on pedigree and his stable has a respectable 14% strike-rate in bumpers since April 2017.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

2

3rd Mar 2022

Soft

2m 3f 1y

Class 5

14:08 Taunton

Iberio

11st 12lb

J: Tom O’Brien

T: Philip Hobbs

Won a bumper in October and displayed improvement over hurdles when beating 16 rivals over C&D (good to soft) on recent handicap debut (first-time cheekpieces); could easily have more to offer; likely contender.

7/2

1st

8

8th Feb 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 1y

Class 5

13:50 Taunton

Iberio

11st 2lb

J: Micheal Nolan

T: Philip Hobbs

Justified favouritism in Newton Abbot bumper (good to soft) in October but disappointing so far over hurdles, jumping poorly here last time; now in cheekpieces and well treated on handicap debut if he can put it all together.

6/1

6th

4

10th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

14:00 Taunton

Iberio

11st 6lb

Justified favouritism when landing a Newton Abbot bumper (2m1f, good to soft) on his debut in October but he's been disappointing in two hurdle runs since; early days in this sphere but was beaten 50l at Chepstow (2m3f) last time and has something to prove.

12/1

11/4

  • Place: £1.20

Form: 5-

Last run: 185 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
A brother to Lalor, who was decidedly smart in bumpers in 2016-17; shaped quite well when a close fifth of eight at Taunton (good to firm; finished just behind Here Hare Here) in April; has since left Kayley Woollacott for Paul Nicholls, whose Kandoo Kid won that race; open to plenty of improvement.
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

1

25th Mar 2022

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

16:30 Hereford

Lallygag

11st 10lb

J: Tom Buckley

T: Paul Nicholls

Brother to smart chaser Lalor; clear of the rest when second at Newton Abbot and justified odds-on favouritism with relative ease on good ground here in November; absent since and penalised but a likely contender.

5/2

1st

4

24th Nov 2021

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

15:40 Hereford

Lallygag

11st 0lb

J: Harry Cobden

T: Paul Nicholls

Brother to smart bumper/jumps winner Lalor; shaped with promise on debut for Kayley Woollacott at Taunton (good to firm) in April and almost certainly bettered that performance when clear second at Newton Abbot (good to soft) for Paul Nicholls last month; leading contender.

4/9

2nd

8

10th Oct 2021

Good To Soft

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

15:22 Newton Abbot

Lallygag

10st 13lb

J: Harry Cobden

T: Paul Nicholls

A brother to Lalor, who was decidedly smart in bumpers in 2016-17; shaped quite well when a close fifth of eight at Taunton (good to firm; finished just behind Here Hare Here) in April; has since left Kayley Woollacott for Paul Nicholls, whose Kandoo Kid won that race; open to plenty of improvement.

11/4

20/1

  • Place: £7.30

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 7lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Second foal; dam placed in bumper and 2m4f hurdle, sister to 2m4f hurdle and 3m chase winner Rebel Chief; yard 1-13 in bumpers in recent seasons.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

5

8th May 2022

Good

3m 0f 217y

Class 5

14:50 Plumpton

Danzini

10st 10lb

J: Archie Bellamy

T: Keiran Burke

4th

10

17th Apr 2022

Good

2m 4f 114y

Class 5

17:45 Plumpton

Danzini

10st 9lb

J: Archie Bellamy

T: Keiran Burke

3rd

9

21st Mar 2022

Good To Soft

2m 5f 82y

Class 5

17:40 Wincanton

Danzini

10st 9lb

J: Archie Bellamy

T: Keiran Burke

Improved effort when swiched to handicaps at Taunton four weeks ago, keeping on strongly over 2m3f; more to come over this extra yardage but she'll need it having been raised 3lb.

3/1

Form: 822

Last run: 34 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Half-brother to same connections' multiple chase winner Findusatgorcombe; runner-up twice over C&D in small fields; will probably give his running again but faces sterner opposition today.
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12

3rd Mar 2022

Soft

2m 3f 1y

Class 5

14:08 Taunton

Gorcombe Moonshine

10st 0lb

J: Bryony Frost

T: Jimmy Frost

Probably didn't achieve much when second in two small-field bumpers last year and hasn't shown any promise since switched to hurdling; makes handicap debut from 28lb out of the weights; huge improvement needed.

50/1

14th

2

14th Dec 2021

Good To Soft

1m 7f 50y

Class 4

12:30 Wincanton

Gorcombe Moonshine

11st 4lb

J: Max Kendrick

T: Jimmy Frost

125-1 when tailed-off last on good ground at Taunton only 19 days ago; vulnerable once more.

100/1

7th

5

25th Nov 2021

Good

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

12:55 Taunton

Gorcombe Moonshine

10st 12lb

J: Max Kendrick

T: Jimmy Frost

Runner-up in two bumpers but the form was relatively modest and he was 66-1 in the same race as Gala De Corton and Earth Company on his recent hurdle debut at Wincanton, when brought down at the second flight.

100/1

Form: 3-5 BF

Last run: 154 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Shaped encouragingly when close fourth at Taunton (good to firm; promoted a place) in April, so a well-held fifth of six at Plumpton (favourite) next time was disappointing; needs to bounce back after a break.
Place /
No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

11

22nd Apr 2022

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

18:10 Southwell

Here Hare Here

10st 6lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Warren Greatrex

7th

3

26th Mar 2022

Good

2m 6f 7y

Class 5

14:18 Stratford

Here Hare Here

11st 7lb

J: Caoilin Quinn

T: Warren Greatrex

Essentially disappointing since finishing third in a bumper (good to firm) but interesting that he went off at only 100-30 for his handicap debut at Hereford (2m5f, soft) and it could be that soft ground didn't suit him; possibilities.

8/1

5th

3

12th Mar 2022

Soft

2m 5f 163y

Class 5

17:51 Hereford

Here Hare Here

11st 9lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Warren Greatrex

Placed in a bumper last spring but hasn't built on that, only eighth of ten in Taunton novice hurdle (2m3f) last time; needs to improve for the longer distance on today's handicap debut.

12/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
£28,000 3yo; first foal; dam point, AW bumper and 2m3f-2m5f hurdle/chase winner, half-sister to useful 2m-2m4f chase winner Truckers Highway out of half-sister to Festival Bumper and 2m4f hurdle winner Wither Or Which; yard just 7% in bumpers in the last five seasons and also run The Changing Man.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

5

10th Mar 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 166y

Class 4

15:45 Wincanton

Could Talkaboutit

11st 6lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Colin Tizzard

Made marked improvement on his bumper effort when 5l fourth of 14 on his hurdles debut in a Taunton maiden (2m, soft) in January; bettered that when second to the useful Doctor Parnassus back there (2m3f, good to soft; eased-down winner was 9l clear) latest; will need further improvement.

9/2

2nd

2

8th Feb 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 1y

Class 4

13:15 Taunton

Could Talkaboutit

11st 0lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Colin Tizzard

Some promise in bumper; didn't travel but kept on well when 5l fourth of 14 in maiden over 2m here (soft; 33-1) on hurdling debut; this longer trip should be ideal; has useful NH pedigree and seems sure to improve.

14/1

4th

2

10th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

14:00 Taunton

Could Talkaboutit

11st 6lb

Weak 11-1 shot and he ran green before finishing a remote sixth of 11 in a Newton Abbot bumper (2m1f, good to soft) in October; has a good jumping pedigree and is in very good hands but he needs to leave that initial form a long way behind on this switch to hurdling.

9/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
£135,000 3yo; first foal; dam point, Listed bumper and 2m-2m7f hurdle/chase winner, half-sister to the bumper and 2m-2m3f (including Listed) hurdle winner Golden Gael and to bumper and 2m hurdle winner Magellan Straits; appeals on pedigree; worth monitoring in the market with stable running two.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

2

26th Mar 2022

Good

2m 6f 7y

Class 5

14:53 Stratford

The Changing Man

11st 9lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Colin Tizzard

Unexposed after only four hurdle runs but was well beaten on this month's handicap debut at Wincanton (2m5f, soft) and needs today's faster ground to show him in a much better light.

10/1

5th

9

2nd Mar 2022

Soft

2m 5f 82y

Class 4

16:50 Wincanton

The Changing Man

11st 2lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Colin Tizzard

Beaten 30l in his bumper and over 20l in his three novice hurdles (upped to 2m4f last time) but has some ability and this handicap debut should give him a more realistic chance; interesting to see market strength.

7/1

5th

10

26th Jan 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 166y

Class 4

16:20 Wincanton

The Changing Man

11st 1lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Colin Tizzard

Has some ability but was safely held when seventh in two 2m novice hurdles last month and will probably be of greater interest when qualified for handicaps; tries a new trip today.

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Second foal; dam placed at 1m-2m, closely related to useful 7f/1m winner Mezel out of unraced half-sister to a US 1m4f Grade 2 winner; bred for the Flat; stable 11-59 in bumpers this season; needs taking seriously.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

8th

2

10th Oct 2021

Good To Soft

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

15:22 Newton Abbot

Theoldfellashorse

11st 0lb

J: Liam Harrison

T: Fergal O’Brien

Second foal; dam placed at 1m-2m, closely related to useful 7f/1m winner Mezel out of unraced half-sister to a US 1m4f Grade 2 winner; bred for the Flat; stable 11-59 in bumpers this season; needs taking seriously.

5/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Royal Anthem half-brother to useful 2m6f-3m hurdle/chase winner Mick The Jiver and dual bumper winner Maggie Aron; stable 0-32 in bumpers in the last five seasons.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

14

21st Oct 2021

Heavy

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

16:05 Newton Abbot

Royal Myrrh

10st 13lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: Bill Turner

Half-brother to a bumper winner and a useful jumper but well beaten when 50-1 for recent debut over C&D (good to soft).

100/1

9th

9

10th Oct 2021

Good To Soft

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

15:22 Newton Abbot

Royal Myrrh

10st 13lb

J: Harry Kimber

T: Bill Turner

Royal Anthem half-brother to useful 2m6f-3m hurdle/chase winner Mick The Jiver and dual bumper winner Maggie Aron; stable 0-32 in bumpers in the last five seasons.

40/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
By Mountain High out of a dual point winner; pulled up in a point in May; best watched on rules debut.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

7

15th Nov 2021

Good

2m 4f 114y

Class 4

13:15 Plumpton

High Court Justice

10st 11lb

J: James Best

T: Harriet Brown

No sign of ability in a point, a bumper and a Hereford novices' hurdle; headgear enlisted.

100/1

4

1st Nov 2021

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 4

13:55 Hereford

High Court Justice

10st 12lb

J: David Noonan

T: Harriet Brown

Pulled up in sole point and tailed off at 33-1 on recent rules debut in Newton Abbot bumper.

100/1

10th

6

10th Oct 2021

Good To Soft

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

15:22 Newton Abbot

High Court Justice

10st 13lb

J: David Noonan

T: Harriet Brown

By Mountain High out of a dual point winner; pulled up in a point in May; best watched on rules debut.

20/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 7lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
First foal; dam minor 3m hurdle winner from useful NH family; probably more of a long-term prospect.
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Verdict Starting price

8

24th Nov 2021

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

15:40 Hereford

Parisian Princesse

10st 7lb

J: NON-RUNNER

T: James Bennett

Out of a low-grade 3m hurdle winner; struggling from fairly early stage when 50-1 for last month's debut at Newton Abbot.

100/1

11th

12

10th Oct 2021

Good To Soft

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

15:22 Newton Abbot

Parisian Princesse

10st 7lb

J: Miss Harriet Tucker

T: James Bennett

First foal; dam minor 3m hurdle winner from useful NH family; probably more of a long-term prospect.

40/1

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Payout
Exacta £89.00
Straight Forecast £70.20
Trifecta £1593.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Lallygag

Daily Express:

Iberio

The Star:

Here Hare Here

WEST COUNTRY:

The Changing Man

Daily Mirror:

Iberio

RP Ratings:

Lallygag

POSTDATA:

Lallygag

The Times:

Lallygag

Telegraph:

Lallygag

Daily Mail:

Lallygag

The Sun:

Lallygag

Daily Record:

Lallygag