March 16 / 14.30 Huntingdon

14.30 Huntingdon

Good

tote.co.uk Free Cheltenham Placepot Every Day Mares’ Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £4030.04
  • 2m 4f 145y
  • Class 5
  • 15 runners
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tote.co.uk Free Cheltenham Placepot Every Day Mares’ Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 15 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Rain

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £10.10
  • Place: £3.50

Form: -7P999

Last run: 43 days

W: 10st 3lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 81

Form & Verdict
Very well handicapped on old form and made reasonably encouraging stable debut in January but was soundly beaten at Ffos Las (2m4f, good to soft) last month and it's hard to know what to expect from her here.
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6th

9

29th Mar 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 4

15:35 Uttoxeter

Dariya

10st 3lb

J: Connor Brace

T: David Brace

5th

8

26th Mar 2022

Good

2m 6f 7y

Class 5

14:18 Stratford

Dariya

10st 13lb

J: Connor Brace

T: David Brace

Well handicapped on old form and she duly justified market support with a bit in hand at Huntingdon (2m4f, good to soft) last week; 6lb rise doesn't look the end of the world in this company.

7/2

1st

11

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Dariya

10st 3lb

J: Connor Brace

T: David Brace

Very well handicapped on old form and made reasonably encouraging stable debut in January but was soundly beaten at Ffos Las (2m4f, good to soft) last month and it's hard to know what to expect from her here.

20/1

20/1

  • Place: £2.60

Form: 3-0855

Last run: 54 days

W: 10st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Placed in Wexford bumper a year ago (2m4f, yielding; winner now a useful hurdler); well-beaten outsider in three slow-ground novice hurdles (2m-2m4f) for new stable this winter but makes handicap debut from a lowly mark and the drying conditions here may enable improvement.
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4th

9

24th Mar 2022

Good

3m 1f 10y

Class 5

15:40 Huntingdon

Backinforglory

10st 10lb

J: James Davies

T: Andy Irvine

Easily best result over hurdles when second of 14 on handicap debut here (2m4f, good to soft) eight days ago and the way she emerged late in the day as the chief challenger gives some hope for this longer trip.

9/2

2nd

9

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Backinforglory

10st 5lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Andy Irvine

Placed in Wexford bumper a year ago (2m4f, yielding; winner now a useful hurdler); well-beaten outsider in three slow-ground novice hurdles (2m-2m4f) for new stable this winter but makes handicap debut from a lowly mark and the drying conditions here may enable improvement.

20/1

5th

6

21st Jan 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

Class 2

12:50 Lingfield

Backinforglory

11st 0lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Andy Irvine

Only 2l behind Love Envoi when they clashed in an Irish bumper but two heavy defeats over hurdles leave her with a lot to prove.

100/1

20/1

  • Place: £7.90

Form: 7/98/7 C

Last run: 99 days

W: 10st 0lb

10 yo Mare

OR: 73

Form & Verdict
Won course bumper in 2018 but was tailed off on stable/handicap debut in December, her first start since January 2020; effectively on the same mark from out of the weights again here; difficult to enthuse over.
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2nd

5

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

15:20 Southwell

Sparkling Dawn

11st 9lb

J: Adam Wedge

T: L J Morgan

prominent, went second home turn, jumped slightly right when challenging 2 out, soon ridden, led but jumped slightly right last, no extra when headed towards finish

4/1

9

3rd Apr 2022

Good

3m 1f 119y

Class 5

14:45 Hereford

Sparkling Dawn

10st 0lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Richard Hawker

3rd

15

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Sparkling Dawn

10st 0lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Richard Hawker

Won course bumper in 2018 but was tailed off on stable/handicap debut in December, her first start since January 2020; effectively on the same mark from out of the weights again here; difficult to enthuse over.

20/1

Form: 590999

Last run: 22 days

W: 10st 4lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Left Gordon Elliott after a disappointing run last October and has struggled on all three starts for current stable (2m4f-3m); needs the first-time tongue-tie to make a big difference.
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7th

10

24th Mar 2022

Good

3m 1f 10y

Class 5

15:40 Huntingdon

Darcys Hill

10st 9lb

J: Cillin Leonard

T: Joanne Thomason-Murphy

Left Gordon Elliott last autumn; remains a maiden but her always-prominent fourth of 14 over 2m4f here eight days ago, with Backinforglory in second, was easily her best show in Britain; tailed off over 3m time before.

10/1

4th

10

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Darcys Hill

10st 4lb

J: Cillin Leonard

T: Joanne Thomason-Murphy

Left Gordon Elliott after a disappointing run last October and has struggled on all three starts for current stable (2m4f-3m); needs the first-time tongue-tie to make a big difference.

50/1

9th

10

22nd Feb 2022

Good To Soft

2m 7f 198y

Class 5

16:50 Taunton

Darcys Hill

11st 0lb

J: Cillin Leonard

T: Joanne Thomason-Murphy

Minor promise but form tailed off for the Gordon Elliott yard and she has been well held in two handicaps for new connections; still quite early days but up against it for now over new trip.

50/1

Form: 00/362

Last run: 56 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
Placed on two of her three starts since returning from mammoth absence this winter, more recently when second at Plumpton (2m, good to soft); effectively 3lb higher from out of the handicap here but should be okay over the longer trip; each-way claims.
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2nd

12

20th Apr 2022

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 5

15:15 Ludlow

Bella Beau

10st 5lb

J: Tom Buckley

T: Nigel Hawke

5th

14

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Bella Beau

10st 0lb

J: Tom Buckley

T: Nigel Hawke

Placed on two of her three starts since returning from mammoth absence this winter, more recently when second at Plumpton (2m, good to soft); effectively 3lb higher from out of the handicap here but should be okay over the longer trip; each-way claims.

7/1

8

2nd Mar 2022

Soft

1m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:15 Wincanton

Bella Beau

10st 2lb

J: NON-RUNNER

T: Nigel Hawke

0-9 but had 770 days off before this season and has been placed in two of her three starts since; on first occasion it was under Tom Buckley and on second it was when runner-up at Plumpton (2m, good to soft; Eventful a never-nearer third) on latest outing; considered.

6/1

Form: 76-224

Last run: 33 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 106

Form & Verdict
Disappointed when only fourth of five on last month's handicap debut at Kempton (2m, good to soft) but was runner-up on her first two hurdling starts and remains one to be interested in; moves up in trip with cheekpieces fitted.
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6th

1

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Global Famenglory

12st 0lb

J: Mr Tristan Durrell

T: Dan Skelton

Disappointed when only fourth of five on last month's handicap debut at Kempton (2m, good to soft) but was runner-up on her first two hurdling starts and remains one to be interested in; moves up in trip with cheekpieces fitted.

13/2

4th

3

11th Feb 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

13:10 Kempton

Global Famenglory

11st 3lb

J: Jack Andrews

T: Dan Skelton

Encouraging second on hurdle debut at Huntingdon (2m, good) in November and occupied the same position behind a useful winner at Doncaster (2m, good to soft) later that month; on that evidence she could be on a good mark for today's handicap debut and she's open to further improvement.

15/8

2nd

9

27th Nov 2021

Good To Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 4

12:35 Doncaster

Global Famenglory

10st 5lb

J: Mr Tristan Durrell

T: Dan Skelton

Failed to build upon her promising debut in bumpers but made pretty good start to hurdling career when second against other mares at Huntingdon (2m, good) this month and, given that was her first run for 232 days, she might well have benefited from that outing.

8/1

Form: 33P225

Last run: 20 days

W: 10st 10lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
Has a point to prove after last month's below-par run over C&D but was second in two big-field handicaps prior to that (2m3f, heavy/2m4f, good); still has low mileage; major player if back on song.
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7th

7

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Doireann

10st 10lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Stuart Edmunds

Has a point to prove after last month's below-par run over C&D but was second in two big-field handicaps prior to that (2m3f, heavy/2m4f, good); still has low mileage; major player if back on song.

11/2

5th

6

24th Feb 2022

Soft

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

13:00 Huntingdon

Doireann

11st 2lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Stuart Edmunds

Runner-up in two of her three handicaps, over 2m3f on heavy at Warwick and 2m4f on good at Uttoxeter; prominent racer who looks sure to be involved.

7/1

2nd

11

29th Jan 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

16:08 Uttoxeter

Doireann

10st 13lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Stuart Edmunds

Pulled up over C&D (soft) on last month's handicap debut but fared considerably better when second of 14 at Warwick (2m3f, heavy) on New Year's Eve; major player if able to replicate that form on today's faster ground.

8/1

Form: 5-1PP3 D

Last run: 46 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Came good at Uttoxeter (2m4f, good to soft) last spring and put two poor performances behind her when third over that C&D (good) in January; won 't be far away if in similar form again here.
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8th

5

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Hello Sunshine

11st 3lb

J: Tom Scudamore

T: Paul Webber

Came good at Uttoxeter (2m4f, good to soft) last spring and put two poor performances behind her when third over that C&D (good) in January; won 't be far away if in similar form again here.

7/1

3rd

3

29th Jan 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

16:08 Uttoxeter

Hello Sunshine

11st 8lb

J: Rex Dingle

T: Paul Webber

Scored over C&D last May (good to soft; first-time tongue-tie) but returned from break with two poor runs in late 2021; may not have handled heavy ground on latter occasion but still has a point to prove today.

20/1

12

26th Dec 2021

Heavy

2m 4f 145y

Class 4

13:47 Huntingdon

Hello Sunshine

11st 1lb

J: Connor Brace

T: Paul Webber

First-time tongue tied when reeling in leader with the pair clear at Uttoxeter (2m4f, good to soft) in May; didn't back it up on return to action but had wind surgery since; still early days.

10/1

Form: -04377

Last run: 33 days

W: 10st 7lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Third in modest Hexham novice (2m, heavy) on hurdling debut in December but soundly beaten twice on soft ground since; moves up in trip for today's handicap debut; improvement required.
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11

29th Mar 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 4

15:35 Uttoxeter

Fist Pumping Time

10st 0lb

J: Charlie Todd

T: Oliver Greenall

9th

8

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Fist Pumping Time

10st 7lb

J: Fergus Gregory

T: Oliver Greenall

Third in modest Hexham novice (2m, heavy) on hurdling debut in December but soundly beaten twice on soft ground since; moves up in trip for today's handicap debut; improvement required.

16/1

7th

8

11th Feb 2022

Soft

2m 0f 145y

Class 4

16:15 Bangor-on-Dee

Fist Pumping Time

10st 9lb

J: Fergus Gregory

T: Oliver Greenall

Signs of ability in five races under rules without finishing within 10l of the winner; soundly beaten in novice hurdle at Catterick just after Christmas; likely to be of more interest when tackling handicaps.

20/1

13/2

Form: 74362

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
0-5 over hurdles and 0-12 overall but posted good effort when second against own age-group at Hereford (2m, soft) last month; has claims if suited by the step up in trip on her handicap debut.
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5th

6

22nd May 2022

Good

2m 7f 95y

Class 5

15:52 Fakenham

Tiki Fire

10st 13lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Neil King

0-7 over hurdles and 0-14 overall; runner-up in modest fillies' hurdle at Hereford (2m, soft) in February but down the field in both subsequent handicaps (2m4f/2m2f) and not bred to be suited by today's longer trip.

12/1

8th

7

4th May 2022

Good

2m 2f 110y

Class 5

17:05 Newton Abbot

Tiki Fire

10st 5lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Neil King

10th

12

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Tiki Fire

10st 2lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Neil King

0-5 over hurdles and 0-12 overall but posted good effort when second against own age-group at Hereford (2m, soft) last month; has claims if suited by the step up in trip on her handicap debut.

13/2

Form: 3-6P57

Last run: 42 days

W: 10st 11lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Showed promise on only one of her three hurdling starts, when fifth of eight over C&D (soft) on second occasion, but represents a top stable and is open to improvement in handicaps.
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11th

6

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Parisian Blue

10st 11lb

J: James Bowen

T: Nicky Henderson

Showed promise on only one of her three hurdling starts, when fifth of eight over C&D (soft) on second occasion, but represents a top stable and is open to improvement in handicaps.

15/2

7th

7

2nd Feb 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 161y

Class 4

14:40 Exeter

Parisian Blue

11st 6lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

In top hands but she hasn't set the world alight thus far, weakening after helping force the pace when 26l fifth of eight in mares' novice at Huntingdon (2m5f, soft; 11-1) last time; perhaps this shorter trip will help but she certainly needs to improve.

10/1

5th

6

14th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 4f 145y

Class 3

15:00 Huntingdon

Parisian Blue

11st 1lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

In top hands but she didn't set the world alight in bumpers last spring and disappointed on her Wincanton hurdle debut/reappearance (didn't jump with fluency); early days but hard to fancy after that.

8/1

Form: 528P23

Last run: 1 day

W: 11st 12lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 104

Form & Verdict
Ex-Irish mare; pulled up in a chase on stable debut in January and although she fared considerably better when second to useful rival at Leicester (2m4f, soft) last month she was a well-held third back hurdling at Sedgefield on Tuesday.
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1st

3

8th May 2022

Good

2m 4f 11y

Class 3

16:10 Ludlow

Reine Fee

11st 12lb

J: David Noonan

T: Henry Oliver

4th

9

16th Apr 2022

Good To Soft

2m 5f 127y

Class 2

17:01 Haydock

Reine Fee

10st 0lb

J: David Noonan

T: Henry Oliver

2

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Reine Fee

11st 12lb

J: NON-RUNNER

T: Henry Oliver

Ex-Irish mare; pulled up in a chase on stable debut in January and although she fared considerably better when second to useful rival at Leicester (2m4f, soft) last month she was a well-held third back hurdling at Sedgefield on Tuesday.

OUR TIP

Form: 11/0-9 D

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 10lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Dual novice hurdle winner in spring 2019 but seen only twice since; tailed off at Doncaster last month, after a one-year absence, and needs to prove some ability remains.
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3

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Miss Delighted

11st 10lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Oliver Greenall

Dual novice hurdle winner in spring 2019 but seen only twice since; tailed off at Doncaster last month, after a one-year absence, and needs to prove some ability remains.

25/1

9th

4

10th Feb 2022

Good

2m 3f 88y

Class 4

16:20 Doncaster

Miss Delighted

11st 2lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Oliver Greenall

Dual novice hurdle winner in spring 2019 but absent until well held in Market Rasen handicap last February and off a further 12 months since; has lots to prove.

33/1

Form: 575

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 8lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 100

Form & Verdict
Safely held on heavy ground on last two appearances but made quite promising rules debut when fifth at Lingfield (2m3f, good to soft) in November and is back on a less taxing surface for today's handicap debut; tongue-tie added.
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4

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Harry’s Hottie

11st 8lb

J: James Best

T: Harry Whittington

Safely held on heavy ground on last two appearances but made quite promising rules debut when fifth at Lingfield (2m3f, good to soft) in November and is back on a less taxing surface for today's handicap debut; tongue-tie added.

8/1

5th

7

15th Feb 2022

Heavy

2m 3f 110y

Class 4

14:45 Lingfield

Harry’s Hottie

11st 6lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Harry Whittington

Ran well for a long way when fifth over C&D (good to soft) on rules debut in November but, following a wind op, was well behind Do You Think when tailed off (albeit on heavy ground) at Warwick on New Year's Eve; now has a point to prove.

20/1

7th

5

31st Dec 2021

Heavy

2m 5f 0y

Class 4

12:30 Warwick

Harry’s Hottie

10st 12lb

J: A P Heskin

T: Harry Whittington

Runner-up in Irish mares' maiden points (3m, good to yielding) on her first two starts in spring and changed hands for £23,000 in May; only fifth on last month's rules debut at November (2m3f, good to soft) but there was some promise in that run and she's since had wind surgery; can improve.

14/1

Form: 4669

Last run: 20 days

W: 10st 1lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 79

Form & Verdict
Showed no more than glimmers of promise in three 2m maiden/novice hurdles in January/February but goes handicapping off a lowly mark and is open to improvement over the new trip; market may guide.
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13

16th Mar 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

14:30 Huntingdon

Rio Silva

10st 1lb

J: David England

T: Olly Murphy

Showed no more than glimmers of promise in three 2m maiden/novice hurdles in January/February but goes handicapping off a lowly mark and is open to improvement over the new trip; market may guide.

6/1

9th

9

24th Feb 2022

Soft

1m 7f 171y

Class 4

13:35 Huntingdon

Rio Silva

10st 7lb

J: David England

T: Olly Murphy

Modest form in a bumper on debut and she has been well beaten in two hurdle starts; significant improvement required.

25/1

4

22nd Feb 2022

Soft

2m 0f 125y

Class 3

14:10 Market Rasen

Rio Silva

11st 0lb

J: NON-RUNNER

T: Olly Murphy

Modest form in a bumper on debut and she has been well beaten in two hurdle starts; significant improvement required.

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Payout
Exacta £684.00
Straight Forecast £510.10
Tricast £10593.10
Trifecta £11369.00

Selections

The Times:

Hello Sunshine

SPOTLIGHT:

Doireann

Daily Express:

Tiki Fire

RP Ratings:

Backinforglory

LAMBOURN:

Parisian Blue

Daily Mail:

Bella Beau

TOPSPEED:

Doireann

POSTDATA:

Doireann

Telegraph:

Hello Sunshine

The Guardian:

Hello Sunshine

Daily Mirror:

Hello Sunshine

The Star:

Hello Sunshine

Daily Record:

Tiki Fire