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Good To Soft

www.biowavego.co.uk Mares’ Open National Hunt Flat Race (Category 1 Elimination) (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £2722.46
  • 2m 0f 104y
  • Class 5
  • 9 runners
  • Win time: 4m 17s
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www.biowavego.co.uk Mares’ Open National Hunt Flat Race (Category 1 Elimination) (GBB Race)

Runners: 9 runners

Type: NH Flat

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

14/1 (Won)

  • Win: £8.10
  • Place: £2.40

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Fourth foal of a fair hurdler/chaser; trainer Toby Lawes is 2-6 in bumpers; market support will make her of interest.

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3rd

8

26th Feb 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:45 Kempton

Realta Royale

10st 4lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Toby Lawes

Out of winning hurdler/chaser and didn't appear unfancied at 13-2 prior to coming home well for a successful debut on good to soft at Taunton; RPR of 88 nothing to shout about but there's no knocking a winning start.

7/2

1st

9

22nd Jan 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 5

16:25 Taunton

Realta Royale

10st 1lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Toby Lawes

Fourth foal of a fair hurdler/chaser; trainer Toby Lawes is 2-6 in bumpers; market support will make her of interest.

14/1

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8/1

  • Place: £2.50

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

£1,200 yearling; first foal; dam modest maiden on Flat/well beaten over hurdles, half-sister to Flat/hurdle winners Buddy Holly and Grand Gold; pedigree doesn't leap off the page but stable does well in bumpers (17% strike-rate).

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6

23rd Apr 2023

Good

3m 2f 83y

Class 5

15:15 Stratford

Reve De Niamh

11st 3lb

J: Dylan Johnston

T: Iain Jardine

Still to win a race but she showed improved form when upped to 3m at Ayr in February (good to soft; cheekpieces first time, retained); up 3lb but still has time to do better.

13/2

2nd

5

27th Feb 2023

Good To Soft

3m 0f 70y

Class 5

16:25 Ayr

Reve De Niamh

11st 0lb

J: Dylan Johnston

T: Iain Jardine

Runner-up in a bumper and on hurdling debut last year but soundly beaten in first three handicap hurdles (2m-2m4f) and not really bred to benefit from today's step up in trip; cheekpieces (worn three starts ago) are given another whirl.

20/1

7th

6

14th Feb 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 100y

Class 5

13:45 Ayr

Reve De Niamh

11st 3lb

J: Lewis Dobb

T: Iain Jardine

Showed promise when runner-up in a bumper and on hurdle debut at Sedgefield (2m4f, good to soft); things have gone rather pear-shaped since but heavy ground is a possible excuse for latest two defeats; had wind surgery since; not dismissed.

25/1

6/1

  • Place: £3.10

Form: 3

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Half-sister to useful hurdler/chaser Watcombe Heights; not beaten far when third of five on debut at Plumpton (good) last month, where she was running on well and looked set to challenge before hanging left in closing stages; ought to be more streetwise here and enters calculations.

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9th

11

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 137y

Class 5

13:20 Huntingdon

Sallyann

10st 3lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Nick Gifford

Failed to complete in most runs last term; managed to get round at Wincanton (2m4f) on reappearance but needs to improve on that bare form.

25/1

5th

8

19th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 3f 179y

Class 5

15:50 Wincanton

Sallyann

11st 1lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Nick Gifford

took keen hold, led, headed before 2 out, weakened approaching last

50/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Sixth foal; sister to fairly useful hurdler River Arrow and another hurdle winner, closely related to useful chaser Perfect Pirate; dam placed in 2m4f hurdle; had wind op in October; respected stable has very healthy strike-rate in bumpers (14%).

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8

18th Apr 2024

Good

2m 4f 56y

Class 2

14:40 Cheltenham

Lone Star

10st 13lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

Made it five wins in the space of six starts on good or good to soft last season, which ended with her creditable sixth in this race (8lb lower today); two creditable minor honours on soft going this term and this return to better ground may boost her chance.

14/1

4th

5

4th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

2m 3f 171y

Class 4

16:05 Musselburgh

Lone Star

11st 10lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

Mopped up in mares' handicap hurdles at up to 3m last season, winning five and the last two were in good style over C&D; more disquiet on what she's done this term, having been competitive only once (here on penultimate start) but she can't be ruled out.

12/1

Form: 33

Last run: 38 days

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Not bred to run over this far but placed on first two starts, more recently when third of 11 (just behind Miss Curiosity) at Newbury (1m4f, good to soft) last month; represents stable with excellent bumper strike-rate (28%); must be considered.

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6th

3

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 1f 162y

Class 5

16:05 Fontwell

Konigin Isabella

11st 11lb

J: Ben Godfrey

T: Anthony Honeyball

Showed some ability in qualifying runs and she hadn't been shaken off when taking an heavy fall two out on her handicap debut at Wincanton (1m7f, good) last March; seemed to need the run at Wincanton on her comeback in February and this return to forecast quicker ground looks a positive; one to keep an eye on.

8/1

1

28th Feb 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 50y

Class 5

14:35 Wincanton

Konigin Isabella

12st 0lb

J: Freddie Gingell

T: Anthony Honeyball

Eight-race maiden; absent since taking a heavy fall two out (held a narrow lead at the time) in this race 12 months ago, on good ground; possibilities off same mark granted a clear round; check the market signals on return to action.

6/1

Form: 4

Last run: 38 days

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Out of a useful hurdler and made promising debut when running-on fourth (just behind Miss Curiosity and Konigin Isabella) at Newbury (1m4f, good to soft) last month; major player if able to build on that performance.

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3rd

6

7th Jun 2023

Good

2m 5f 122y

Class 4

13:50 Newton Abbot

Kylenoe Dancer

10st 9lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Paul Henderson

prominent, outpaced after 3 out, went modest third run-in, tailed off

16/1

3rd

9

31st May 2023

Good

2m 5f 122y

Class 4

15:00 Newton Abbot

Kylenoe Dancer

10st 11lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Paul Henderson

Showed some ability in bumpers but has form figures of 7UPP6 since switched to hurdling in October and she was beaten 60l in a Warwick maiden four weeks ago.

50/1

6th

5

1st May 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

14:02 Warwick

Kylenoe Dancer

11st 0lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Paul Henderson

Displayed some ability in bumpers last season but has struggled to get competitive over hurdles (four starts); ran over 3m in first-time cheekpieces last time; drops back in trip with blinkers tried here.

66/1

Form: 9

Last run: 66 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Half-sister to a point winner; beaten about 25l when ninth of 16 on debut at Ffos Las (soft) in November and others in this line-up have much more obvious claims.

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10

2nd Mar 2022

Soft

2m 5f 82y

Class 4

13:55 Wincanton

Cardigan Isle

10st 7lb

J: Ben Jones

T: Rebecca Curtis

Modest form in her two bumpers and a Ffos Las novice hurdle, the latter over 2m4f on soft; needs a transformation.

40/1

7th

3

10th Feb 2022

Soft

2m 4f 0y

Class 4

15:02 Ffos Las

Cardigan Isle

11st 0lb

J: Jack Tudor

T: Rebecca Curtis

Beaten 25l in her first bumper here but half that at Taunton (good to soft) when showing a bit more; probably has a future but unlikely to be the answer to this on her hurdling debut.

25/1

7th

1

22nd Jan 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 5

16:25 Taunton

Cardigan Isle

11st 0lb

J: Jack Tudor

T: Rebecca Curtis

Half-sister to a point winner; beaten about 25l when ninth of 16 on debut at Ffos Las (soft) in November and others in this line-up have much more obvious claims.

50/1

Form: 52

Last run: 38 days

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Showed her inexperience and was safely held on debut in November but, under a much more positive ride, ran a big race in defeat when second at Newbury (1m4f, good to soft) last month; respected.

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13

14th May 2023

Good

1m 7f 195y

Class 5

15:15 Plumpton

Miss Curiosity

10st 2lb

J: Bradley Harris

T: Seamus Mullins

Ability in bumpers but hurdling career has so far delivered little; needs a tongue-strap to offer considerable help if she's to play a role.

40/1

8

16th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 50y

Class 4

15:35 Wincanton

Miss Curiosity

10st 11lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Seamus Mullins

took keen hold, prominent on outer, in touch with leaders after 2nd

50/1

11

25th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 11y

Class 5

15:10 Chepstow

Miss Curiosity

10st 9lb

J: Tom O’Brien

T: Seamus Mullins

midfield, pushed along and dropped to rear before 3 out, weakened and pulled up 2 out (vet said filly made a respiratory noise)

20/1

Form: BF

Last run: 66 days

W: 10st 1lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Half-sister to a bumper winner and a fair maiden hurdler; flopped badly and was beaten about 61l when favourite for Warwick debut (good to soft) in November and is presumably thought capable of much better.

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5th

3

16th Feb 2022

Soft

2m 0f 53y

Class 4

14:30 Hereford

Madam Malarkey

10st 12lb

J: Eddie Edge

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

Has finished last in two bumpers (favourite on debut); cheekpieces fitted for switch to hurdling; needs to show that she has the ability to support her breeding.

16/1

9th

7

22nd Jan 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 5

16:25 Taunton

Madam Malarkey

10st 1lb

J: Jordan Nailor

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

Half-sister to a bumper winner and a fair maiden hurdler; flopped badly and was beaten about 61l when favourite for Warwick debut (good to soft) in November and is presumably thought capable of much better.

8/1

10th

6

17th Nov 2021

Good To Soft

1m 6f 0y

Class 5

15:20 Warwick

Madam Malarkey

10st 12lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

Debutante; half-sister to Leroy Brown (bumper winner for this stable on debut); yard going great guns in recent days so considered.

5/1

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Payout
Exacta £586.00
Straight Forecast £574.50
Trifecta £7249.00

Selections

RP Ratings:

Konigin Isabella

WEST COUNTRY:

Lone Star

The Guardian:

Reve De Niamh

Telegraph:

Miss Curiosity

SPOTLIGHT:

Kylenoe Dancer

The Times:

Lone Star

Daily Mirror:

Reve De Niamh

The Star:

Miss Curiosity

POSTDATA:

Konigin Isabella

Daily Mail:

Konigin Isabella

Daily Express:

Konigin Isabella

The Sun:

Konigin Isabella

Daily Record:

Konigin Isabella