March 17 / 14.25 Hexham

14.25 Hexham

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Paxtons For Kverneland Machinery Parts & Service Novices’ Hurdle (Championship Hurdle Qual’) (GBB)

  • Prize money: £5391.54
  • 2m 0f 48y
  • Class 4
  • 7 runners
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Paxtons For Kverneland Machinery Parts & Service Novices’ Hurdle (Championship Hurdle Qual’) (GBB)

Runners: 7 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly sunny

7/2 (Won)

  • Win: £2.25
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 1-4U2 C

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Bumper winner here April (2m, good); not as good over hurdles so far (flattered when second to a very easy, long odds-on winner last time) but should be capable of better.
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1st

2

30th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

18:50 Hexham

Fringill Dike

11st 8lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Jedd O’Keeffe

1st

4

17th Mar 2022

Good

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

14:25 Hexham

Fringill Dike

11st 0lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Jedd O’Keeffe

Bumper winner here April (2m, good); not as good over hurdles so far (flattered when second to a very easy, long odds-on winner last time) but should be capable of better.

7/2

2nd

5

26th Feb 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 46y

Class 3

13:35 Newcastle

Fringill Dike

11st 0lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Jedd O’Keeffe

Hexham bumper winner who wasn't disgraced with his penalty before switched to hurdles last time at Wetherby and unseating mid-race (hampered); had come under a bit of pressure already.

4/1

4/9

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 1 D

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict
Made a winning debut in a mares' novice hurdle at Wetherby last month (2m, good, 3-1 shot); that form hasn't been seriously tested, but the runner-up had run well previously; should improve and looks the one to beat.
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3rd

2

21st Apr 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

13:00 Perth

Minelladestination

11st 5lb

J: Theo Gillard

T: Donald McCain

Won at Wetherby (2m, good) on debut in February and she's performed to a similar level when runner-up under a penalty the last twice (2m/2m1f, good to soft); can give another good account and could be bang there.

3/1

2nd

1

8th Apr 2022

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 4

15:20 Sedgefield

Minelladestination

11st 5lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Donald McCain

2nd

5

17th Mar 2022

Good

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

14:25 Hexham

Minelladestination

11st 0lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: Donald McCain

Made a winning debut in a mares' novice hurdle at Wetherby last month (2m, good, 3-1 shot); that form hasn't been seriously tested, but the runner-up had run well previously; should improve and looks the one to beat.

4/9

OUR TIP

Form: P366

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict
Showed a little promise in Irish points; decent third at Wetherby on hurdles debut (2m, good to soft), but disappointing since; plenty to prove now.
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4th

4

19th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 15y

Class 4

16:25 Hexham

Follow Your Arrow

11st 4lb

J: Jonathon Bewley

T: George Bewley

led, headed but raced in second 6th, lost second 4 out, shaken up and outpaced before 3 out, ridden and weakened after 2 out, beaten when lost third before last

7/4

1st

1

4th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 15y

Class 5

14:05 Hexham

Follow Your Arrow

12st 0lb

J: Jonathon Bewley

T: George Bewley

took keen hold, prominent, led narrowly 10th, shaken up home turn, good jump last, ridden run-in, kept on well

6/1

3rd

1

17th May 2022

Good

1m 7f 133y

Class 5

18:03 Hexham

Follow Your Arrow

12st 0lb

J: Jonathon Bewley

T: George Bewley

Placed in a point (0-4) and has also shown ability over hurdles, most notably when a staying on third to the capable Fringill Dike here (2m novice; 15/2) in March; a place possible on rules chasing debut.

Form: 54

Last run: 81 days

W: 10st 7lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict
Fair form in two bumpers though pulled too hard on first occasion (settled better with a hood latest start); has no easy task going jumping for the first time.
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4th

3

11th Apr 2022

Soft

2m 4f 28y

Class 4

14:05 Hexham

Lady’s Present

10st 12lb

J: Thomas Dowson

T: Philip Kirby

Built on her bumper efforts when a fair fourth of seven here (2m, good to soft) on last month's hurdle debut; her half-brother Lord Roccoco improved with racing for this yard and showed his best form at 2m4f, so she could continue to progress, but she needs a sizeable step forward today.

16/1

4th

7

17th Mar 2022

Good

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

14:25 Hexham

Lady’s Present

10st 7lb

J: Thomas Dowson

T: Philip Kirby

Fair form in two bumpers though pulled too hard on first occasion (settled better with a hood latest start); has no easy task going jumping for the first time.

16/1

4th

4

26th Dec 2021

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 5

15:10 Sedgefield

Lady’s Present

10st 12lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

Was some 25l ahead at one stage on her debut at Musselburgh (good to soft) but ended up tailed off; might not be so free now hooded but best watched.

20/1

Form: 8

Last run: 38 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Bought for 47,000 euros as a 3yo; didn't show a great deal on debut at Carlisle last month (20-1, tongue-tie on) but should improve for the experience.
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3rd

4

11th Apr 2022

Soft

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

13:30 Hexham

Baron Briggs

11st 1lb

J: Ryan Mania

T: Sandy Thomson

Down the field at 20-1 and 14-1 this year on his first two starts (2m/2m1f, soft/good to soft); improvement required but this half-brother to three winners is in good hands and things may click at some point.

16/1

5th

1

17th Mar 2022

Good

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

14:25 Hexham

Baron Briggs

11st 0lb

J: Ryan Mania

T: Sandy Thomson

Bought for 47,000 euros as a 3yo; didn't show a great deal on debut at Carlisle last month (20-1, tongue-tie on) but should improve for the experience.

12/1

2

10th Mar 2022

Good To Soft

2m 1f 0y

Class 4

15:55 Carlisle

Baron Briggs

11st 3lb

J: Ryan Mania

T: Sandy Thomson

Well beaten at 20-1 on debut over C&D (soft) last month and he's bred to need further; however, he's related to some useful types and, Malpas aside, there's very little depth in this race.

14/1

Form: 2/U

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 7lb

10 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict
Well-bred mare who was runner-up in a mares' bumper at Bangor in 2016; off for 2125 days after that and was a 150-1 shot on hurdles debut at Wetherby last week when unseating her rider at the second; best watched.
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9

17th May 2022

Good

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

17:33 Hexham

Beautiful Mix

10st 6lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Neil Mechie

Second in a bumper in 2016; has failed to complete in two of her three starts (novice/maiden company) since returning from a mammoth absence; it's difficult to assess exactly how much ability she retains; hooded for handicap debut.

40/1

9

31st Mar 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

14:15 Wetherby

Beautiful Mix

10st 13lb

J: Thomas Willmott

T: Neil Mechie

Runner-up in bumper on debut in May 2016 but then absent until this month; early unseat on her comeback and finished tailed off at Hexham a fortnight ago; a dramatic turnaround is required from this 10yo.

100/1

Form: U09P

Last run: 78 days

W: 11st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
Three-time Flat winner (6f, 7f) who has pulled too hard and failed to stay in four outings over hurdles so far; best watched.
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4th

6

24th Jun 2022

Good

2m 1f 46y

Class 4

17:20 Cartmel

Breaking Records

11st 0lb

J: Thomas Dowson

T: Maurice Barnes

prominent, pushed along after 4th, outpaced 2 out, soon well held

20/1

3

22nd Apr 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

13:30 Perth

Breaking Records

11st 1lb

J: Stephen Mulqueen

T: Maurice Barnes

Poor maiden over hurdles, even if seemingly running better when last of four behind Well Planted last month; declared to run here on Thursday, 4.20.

10

21st Apr 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 5

16:20 Perth

Breaking Records

10st 0lb

J: Stephen Mulqueen

T: Maurice Barnes

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Exacta £32.00
Straight Forecast £30.20
Trifecta £95.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Minelladestination

TOPSPEED:

Follow Your Arrow

The Star:

Fringill Dike

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