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15:00 Haydock

Good To Soft

Pertemps Network Swinton Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3) (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £56950
  • 1m 7f 144y
  • Class 1
  • 17 runners
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Pertemps Network Swinton Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3) (GBB Race)

Runners: 17 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

(Won)

  • Win: £32.40
  • Place: £6.00

Form: 34762- D

Last run: 45 days

W: 10st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 129

Form & Verdict

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9th

6

11th May 2024

Good

1m 7f 144y

Class 1

15:15 Haydock

Ngolo

11st 6lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Patrick Neville

Won this with something to spare two years ago and runs off the same mark today; however, he's run just twice since and finished down the field at Kelso in March when back from a long absence; it remains to be seen how much ability he retains; first-time blinkers replace cheekpieces.

20/1

12th

6

2nd Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 51y

Class 2

14:50 Kelso

Ngolo

11st 6lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Patrick Neville

Won the competitive Swinton Hurdle at Haydock (1m7f, good to soft) in May 2022 and is just 2lb higher today; however, he's run just once since, when tailed off in the Greatwood at Cheltenham in November 2022, and this is a tough contest in which to try to defy a hefty absence.

50/1

12th

3

13th Nov 2022

Good

2m 0f 87y

Class 1

14:55 Cheltenham

Ngolo

11st 9lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Patrick Neville

Grade 3 novice hurdle winner for Willie Mullins in 2020 and he won the competitive Swinton Handicap Hurdle at Haydock (1m7f, good to soft) this May on his fifth run for Ann Duffield; 8lb higher here but he did it with something to spare and he's not discounted now starting out for another new trainer.

25/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 94242-

Last run: 29 days

W: 10st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 128

Form & Verdict

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10th

10

13th Nov 2022

Good

2m 0f 87y

Class 1

14:55 Cheltenham

Severance

11st 1lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Ben Pauling

Close second to Cormier over C&D (good) in January and he was runner-up in two 16-runner handicaps in spring; returned from a break with a solid third of five at Ffos Las last month, when 6lb wrong at the weights, and he has sound each-way claims off his proper mark today.

10/1

3rd

5

9th Oct 2022

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 2

15:10 Ffos Las

Severance

10st 6lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Ben Pauling

raced in second, hit 2 out, soon ridden, 1 length down last, lost second final 110yds, kept on

9/2

2nd

12

7th May 2022

Good To Soft

1m 7f 144y

Class 1

15:00 Haydock

Severance

10st 8lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Ben Pauling

  • Place: £2.90

Form: FP1F1- D

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 6lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 140

Form & Verdict

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8th

1

2nd Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 118y

Class 2

13:40 Newbury

Sebastopol

12st 0lb

J: Cameron Iles

T: Tom Lacey

raced wide, in touch with leaders, not fluent 5 out, weakened then not fluent 3 out, tailed off

16/1

3rd

1

20th Sep 2023

Good

2m 4f 189y

Class 2

17:50 Kelso

Sebastopol

12st 0lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Tom Lacey

in touch with leaders on inner

11/8

1st

1

2nd Sep 2023

Good

2m 5f 122y

Class 2

16:17 Newton Abbot

Sebastopol

12st 0lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Tom Lacey

prominent, went second after 7th, led before 2 out, drifted left after 2 out, clear when not fluent last, comfortably

5/1

  • Place: £8.50

Form: 63134- D

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 5lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 125

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2

20th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

2m 1f 33y

Class 3

14:10 Carlisle

Ingleby Hollow

12st 0lb

J: Nathan Moscrop

T: Rebecca Menzies

Without a win this year and was out the back, though still to be asked a serious question, when coming to grief two out in the valuable Summer Handicap Hurdle at Market Rasen last time; beaten twice off this mark before that spill and might find one or two of these rivals better treated.

4

16th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 125y

Class 2

14:41 Market Rasen

Ingleby Hollow

11st 2lb

J: Nathan Moscrop

T: Rebecca Menzies

held up in rear, pushed along when fell 2 out

14/1

10th

8

26th Jun 2022

Good To Soft

2m 1f 46y

Class 2

14:20 Cartmel

Ingleby Hollow

11st 1lb

J: Nathan Moscrop

T: Rebecca Menzies

midfield, pushed along 2 out, switched right and bumped rival approaching last, ridden and kept on run-in, not pace to challenge

33/1

Form: /5431- D

Last run: 35 days

W: 11st 1lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 135

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18th

5

2nd May 2024

Yielding

2m 7f 110y

18:35 Punchestown

Anna Bunina

11st 6lb

J: Mr A Harvey

T: John C McConnell

midfield, weakened after 4 out

12/1

7th

9

14th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 7f 213y

Class 1

14:10 Cheltenham

Anna Bunina

11st 0lb

J: Freddie Gingell

T: John C McConnell

10-48 overall (5-32 over hurdles) with biggest win in the Scottish Champion Hurdle in April 2022; ran well in defeat last February-April and gave easily her most encouraging performance since when having her first go over this sort of trip, running on well to take fourth in the Musselburgh qualifier (soft) last month; needs to build on that but worth a second look; first-time hood.

33/1

Form: 82342-

Last run: 20 days

W: 10st 3lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 123

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4th

5

30th Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 100y

Class 3

14:45 Chepstow

Bashful Boy

11st 6lb

J: Jack Tudor

T: David Pipe

held up in rear, weakened from 3 out, left in remote fourth last

20/1

Form: 41492- D BF

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 135

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2nd

1

1st May 2023

Good

2m 0f 54y

Class 3

14:37 Warwick

Herbiers

11st 10lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

disputing third, went second before 3 out, ridden before 2 out, edged left and no impression final 110yds

11/8

4th

4

19th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 127y

Class 1

13:30 Cheltenham

Herbiers

11st 9lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

midfield, headway after 11th, disputing third after 12th, pushed along after 2 out, ridden when challenging after last, kept on until no extra inside final 110yds

8/1

1st

1

3rd Mar 2023

Good

2m 3f 187y

Class 3

15:25 Newbury

Herbiers

11st 6lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

raced in second, led narrowly 2 out, shaken up after last, 2 lengths ahead final 110yds, always doing enough

11/8

Form: 51314- D

Last run: 20 days

W: 10st 2lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 121

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3rd

5

1st Oct 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 49y

Class 2

15:45 Fontwell

Antunes

10st 13lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Milton Harris

in touch with leaders, went third before 3 out, ridden home turn, held from 2 out, weakened run-in

8/1

8th

17

7th May 2022

Good To Soft

1m 7f 144y

Class 1

15:00 Haydock

Antunes

10st 2lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Milton Harris

4th

3

17th Apr 2022

Good

1m 7f 195y

Class 2

16:35 Plumpton

Antunes

11st 1lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Milton Harris

Two chase wins this spring and the latest, at Newbury this month, came off 9lb higher; however, he was beaten off this mark over hurdles before that which tempers confidence, even though he is clearly in fine form.

8/1

Form: 65431- D

Last run: 98 days

W: 11st 0lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 134

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4th

2

18th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

16:40 Warwick

Miss Heritage

11st 7lb

J: Tom Bellamy

T: Lucy Wadham

Solid handicap efforts last season but still something of a surprise to see her bolt home in a Grade 2 for mares at Doncaster in January; well beaten in a fierce Haydock handicap this month, which tempers enthusiasm.

13/2

9th

8

7th May 2022

Good To Soft

1m 7f 144y

Class 1

15:00 Haydock

Miss Heritage

11st 0lb

J: Tom Cannon

T: Lucy Wadham

1st

5

29th Jan 2022

Good

2m 0f 128y

Class 1

14:10 Doncaster

Miss Heritage

11st 2lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Lucy Wadham

In fine form in handicaps in the early months of 2021 and has posted some fair efforts this season, but hasn't been at the very top of her game and could be vulnerable once more.

6/1

Form: /111U- D

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 2lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 122

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6th

5

28th Jan 2023

Good

2m 0f 128y

Class 1

14:05 Doncaster

Peltwell

11st 2lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Neil Mulholland

Won seven races in a row in 2021 and she was back on the scoresheet in a handicap at Newton Abbot last June; however, she hasn't been at her best since and this 10yo would be a shock winner here.

100/1

7

26th Dec 2022

Good To Soft

2m 4f 35y

Class 3

12:18 Wincanton

Peltwell

10st 7lb

J: James Best

T: Neil Mulholland

Eight-time winning hurdler but below her best since returning from a break; soft ground would not look ideal for her chase debut.

20/1

1

20th Dec 2022

Good To Soft

2m 4f 114y

Class 3

13:25 Plumpton

Peltwell

12st 0lb

J: Thomasina Eyston

T: Neil Mulholland

Enhanced her very healthy strike-rate when winning a four-runner mares' handicap at Newton Abbot in June but she hasn't been at her best on her two runs this autumn and has to raise her game; best form on good/good to soft.

16/1

Form: /3404- D

Last run: 98 days

W: 10st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 129

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11th

11

7th May 2022

Good To Soft

1m 7f 144y

Class 1

15:00 Haydock

Cabot Cliffs

10st 9lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Dan Skelton

4th

1

29th Jan 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 2

14:22 Uttoxeter

Cabot Cliffs

11st 12lb

J: Bridget Andrews

T: Dan Skelton

Ran well in good-ground handicaps at about 2m during the autumn and 2m5f on soft probably too far at Kempton last time; not completely guaranteed to be at his best even at this trip and looks vulnerable with top weight.

10/1

10th

10

15th Jan 2022

Soft

2m 5f 0y

Class 1

14:40 Kempton

Cabot Cliffs

11st 2lb

J: Bridget Andrews

T: Dan Skelton

Fairly useful at about 2m; ran creditably in good-ground handicaps at Chepstow and Ascot in the autumn; however, has stamina to prove over this new trip and takes on some progressive sorts who are proven stayers.

25/1

Form: /1222- D BF

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 135

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4th

7

11th May 2024

Good

1m 7f 144y

Class 1

15:15 Haydock

Luttrell Lad

11st 5lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Tom Lacey

Placed twice in a row in the winter (2m3f, good) and returned from a break with fair seventh of 19 at Aintree last month (2m, soft; beaten 6l); however, he needs something extra if he's to land this.

20/1

7th

8

12th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 103y

Class 2

17:15 Aintree

Luttrell Lad

11st 8lb

J: Cameron Iles

T: Tom Lacey

Exceeded market expectations when eighth in the County Hurdle at Cheltenham last March; has been running well this winter but his sole handicap win came at Cartmel (2m1f, heavy) last July and he's still 6lb higher, so it's likely he has his share of weight; cheekpieces (tried once in 2022, Flat) are refitted.

16/1

3rd

7

27th Jan 2024

Good

2m 3f 88y

Class 2

12:55 Doncaster

Luttrell Lad

11st 3lb

J: Cameron Iles

T: Tom Lacey

Won on heavy ground last July and returned from a break with two good runs towards end of last year; made brave bid from the front when second at Hereford (2m3f, good) on latest occasion and benefits from Cameron Iles's very useful 7lb claim today; highly respected.

7/1

Form: 11151- D

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 10lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 130

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3rd

5

29th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 1

14:25 Wetherby

See The Sea

11st 0lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Donald McCain

led narrowly, pushed along and headed before 3 out, soon outpaced and beaten, went remote third just before last

9/1

3rd

5

16th Oct 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 1

16:00 Kempton

See The Sea

10st 9lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Donald McCain

led, headed but prominent 2nd, led again 3 out, ridden and hard pressed when blundered 2 out, 6 lengths down last, weakened and lost second towards finish

15/2

1

7th Oct 2022

Good

2m 0f 11y

Class 3

16:00 Chepstow

See The Sea

12st 0lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Donald McCain

Multiple winner on the Flat and over hurdles, enhancing her strike-rate in this scene to 9-25 with a fairly cosy success under Peter Kavanagh at Plumpton (2m, good) 19 days ago; only 3lb higher for this but it looks a stronger contest; still commands respect.

7/2

Form: 1/245- D

Last run: 35 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 148

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0

2

27th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 200y

Class 3

17:05 Cheltenham

Milkwood

11st 10lb

J: Richie McLernon

T: Neil Mulholland

2021 was his year, following his third in the County with victory in the Scottish Champion Hurdle and then finishing second in the Galway Hurdle; dangerously treated on all that but last season fizzled out and he wants good ground ideally.

14/1

6th

6

22nd Apr 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 1

14:25 Ayr

Milkwood

11st 0lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Neil Mulholland

On fire in 2021, following his third in the County with victory in this and then finishing second in the Galway Hurdle; dangerously treated on all that and forget his Cheltenham flop last month as soft ground was the last thing he needed (hood tried there also dispensed with); could be a player if there's not too much rain.

14/1

13

17th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 0f 179y

Class 1

14:10 Cheltenham

Milkwood

11st 0lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Neil Mulholland

Fine third in this race in 2021 (good to soft) before winning the Scottish Champion Hurdle (2m, good) and finishing second in the Galway Hurdle (2m, good); on those runs he's on a handy mark and he's better than he's shown on his last two starts; his each-way claims are likely to hinge on the ground, as a soft surface would be a probable negative; wears a first-time hood.

33/1

OUR TIP

Form: /1542- D BF

Last run: 35 days

W: 11st 10lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 144

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4th

1

17th Feb 2023

Good

2m 0f 51y

Class 3

15:35 Kelso

West Cork

12st 0lb

J: Harry Skelton

T: Dan Skelton

Pulled up over fences the last twice and something to prove regarding current form, but the return to hurdles could be just what he needs and he's well treated on last season's best form in this sphere; in calculations.

11/4

2

9th Feb 2023

Good

2m 3f 137y

Class 2

16:10 Huntingdon

West Cork

11st 11lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Dan Skelton

Last win came in the Greatwood at Cheltenham in November 2021; feasibly treated despite being 5lb higher and he'll probably be glad to see the back of fences; couldn't be too dismissive.

4/1

6

27th Jan 2023

Good

2m 0f 78y

Class 2

15:15 Doncaster

West Cork

11st 8lb

J: Harry Skelton

T: Dan Skelton

Returned from long absence to win major handicap hurdle at Cheltenham (2m, good) in November 2021 and made quite promising chasing debut in November last year, but his run at Kempton on Boxing Day was disappointing and he returns from wind surgery with a point to prove.

8/1

Form: 40117- D

Last run: 50 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 138

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4th

4

(7)

29th Jul 2023

Soft

1m 3f 188y

Class 4

17:10 York

Cormier

10st 0lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Brian Ellison

midfield

12/1

Form: 43145- D

Last run: 45 days

W: 10st 3lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 123

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2nd

3

5th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

14:55 Perth

Timberman

11st 6lb

J: Paddy Brennan

T: Fergal O’Brien

jumped right on occasions, prominent, led after 1st, headed after 5th, led again 7th, shaken up before 3 out, joined 2 out, soon headed, kept on run-in, no match for winner

3/1

1st

3

16th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

13:10 Ffos Las

Timberman

11st 2lb

J: Paddy Brennan

T: Fergal O’Brien

15

7th May 2022

Good To Soft

1m 7f 144y

Class 1

15:00 Haydock

Timberman

10st 3lb

J: Liam Harrison

T: Fergal O’Brien

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Payout
Exacta £2268.00
Straight Forecast £1404.10
Tricast £12559.30
Trifecta £35869.00

Selections

RP Ratings:

Anna Bunina

POSTDATA:

Severance

SPOTLIGHT:

Luttrell Lad

Telegraph:

West Cork

The Star:

Miss Heritage

Daily Mirror:

Sebastopol

WEST COUNTRY:

Severance

TOPSPEED:

Anna Bunina

The Times:

Anna Bunina

The Guardian:

Anna Bunina

Daily Mail:

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Daily Express:

Anna Bunina

The Sun:

Anna Bunina

Daily Record:

Anna Bunina