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bet365 Mares’ Novices’ Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £3730.5
  • 2m 3f 207y
  • Class 5
  • 13 runners
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bet365 Mares’ Novices’ Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

11/2 (Won)

  • Win: £5.00
  • Place: £1.90

Form: 407-22 BF

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 11lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 96

Form & Verdict
Maiden after 16 starts; runner-up twice since arriving in Britain, the latest off this mark at Bangor; jumped markedly right there in cheekpieces (now left off); this looks tougher; has led in both British starts.
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1st

3

16th Jul 2022

Good

2m 6f 31y

Class 4

13:54 Cartmel

Bright Sunbird

11st 2lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Gary Hanmer

jumped right on occasions, held up in rear, left in third 6th, pushed along 3 out, went second and ridden run-in, made strong challenge but carried right final 110yds, just held, finished 2nd, placed 1st

13/2

1st

2

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Bright Sunbird

11st 11lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Gary Hanmer

jumped right on occasions, chased clear leader, chased leader after 7th, pushed along and led just before 2 out, ridden after 2 out, kept on well

11/2

2nd

4

24th May 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 123y

Class 4

14:11 Bangor-on-Dee

Bright Sunbird

11st 0lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Gary Hanmer

Failed to score in 14 starts for Paul Nolan but ran a promising first race for this yard at Sedgefield (2m4f, good) when he was beaten 2l after setting a solid pace; shouldn't be far away if taking to cheekpieces.

2/1

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6/1

  • Place: £3.30

Form: 26-32

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 8lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
No match for an above-average rival at Newton Abbot last month but that was just her second start over hurdles, and fourth in her career; should be open to improvement now handicapping.
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2nd

6

26th Jul 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

20:45 Worcester

Hey Frankie

11st 4lb

J: Richard Patrick

T: Michael Scudamore

towards rear of midfield, headway 4 out, ridden and chased leaders 3 out, stayed on run-in, went second final 110yds

11/2

2nd

3

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Hey Frankie

11st 8lb

J: Richard Patrick

T: Michael Scudamore

prominent in chasing group, hit 3 out, pushed along and went third after 3 out, not fluent 2 out, ridden and went second approaching last, kept on but always held

6/1

2nd

3

25th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 167y

Class 4

13:30 Newton Abbot

Hey Frankie

11st 0lb

J: Richard Patrick

T: Michael Scudamore

Second in a Taunton bumper (good to firm) and ran an okay race on her hurdling debut at Worcester (2m4f, good) but no more than that; may struggle to give Gentle Connections a race.

4/1

15/2

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 64-313 D BF

Last run: 23 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 99

Form & Verdict
Romped home at Fakenham last month but unable to follow up under a penalty 12 days later; another 4lb higher so will need a return to the winning form to defy top weight.
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9th

2

13th Jul 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

17:13 Uttoxeter

Guidedbythescience

11st 13lb

J: Miss Becky Smith

T: Gillian Boanas

held up in rear, blundered 3rd, headway after 7th, ridden after 3 out, weakened after 2 out

8/1

3rd

1

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Guidedbythescience

12st 0lb

J: Miss Becky Smith

T: Gillian Boanas

held up in rear, going okay but still plenty to do before 3 out, pushed along and headway after 3 out, ridden and went third last, kept on, too much to do

15/2

3rd

4

3rd Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

15:55 Huntingdon

Guidedbythescience

11st 4lb

J: Miss Becky Smith

T: Gillian Boanas

towards rear, headway on outer 2 out, shaken up approaching last, ridden run-in, no extra towards finish

7/4

Form: 08/23-

Last run: 263 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Point winner; twice placed at Sedgefield last autumn but tends to blaze off in front and needs to learn to settle; back from nine months off.
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4th

4

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Moore Clouds

11st 7lb

J: Callum Bewley

T: Andrew Wilson

raced freely, led, soon went well clear, reduced lead after 7th, pushed along before 3 out, headed just before 2 out, weakened approaching last

20/1

Form: 3F333-

Last run: 99 days

W: 11st 3lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
Maiden; has run creditably in three outings at this track, the latest when third on her handicap debut in March; may yet do better though that will be needed to figure strongly in this; hood worn latest now left off.
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3rd

10

13th Jul 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

17:13 Uttoxeter

Rachel Louise

11st 0lb

J: Lee Edwards

T: Dave Roberts

in touch with leaders, ridden home turn, weakened after 3 out

7/1

5th

7

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Rachel Louise

11st 3lb

J: Lee Edwards

T: Dave Roberts

midfield, headway and disputing third when hit 3 out, soon ridden, weakening when hit last

14/1

3rd

4

19th Mar 2022

Soft

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

16:10 Uttoxeter

Rachel Louise

11st 3lb

J: Lee Edwards

T: Dave Roberts

Placed in bumpers and was running well when tipping up on her hurdling debut; beaten 25l+ in her subsequent thirds, at 2m3f and 3m1f (soft); her best trip remains open to question but she starts off in handicaps at a modest level; first-time hood.

8/1

Form: 463-63

Last run: 36 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
Maiden; placed twice in five attempts for Nigel Hawke this spring, the latest in a modest Stratford contest last month; more needed on stable debut with a tongue-strap fitted for the first time.
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4th

11

26th Jul 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

20:45 Worcester

Lil Codey

10st 10lb

J: Angus Cheleda

T: Brian Barr

led, ridden 3 out, 2 1/2 lengths ahead and not fluent last, headed and weakened run-in

14/1

4th

3

14th Jul 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

19:55 Worcester

Lil Codey

11st 2lb

J: Angus Cheleda

T: Brian Barr

midfield, bit short of room and lost position home turn, ridden before 3 out, rallied before last, keeping on when left in fourth after last, kept on final 110yds, not pace to challenge

12/1

6th

5

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Lil Codey

11st 5lb

J: Angus Cheleda

T: Brian Barr

prominent in chasing group, pushed along and chased leaders before 3 out, ridden and weakened approaching last

14/1

Form: P78-35

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 68

Form & Verdict
Maiden; no threat in either handicap attempt (already in trouble when hampered here this month in the second of them); cheekpieces now tried and they'll need to inspire a chunk of improvement.
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5th

9

29th Jul 2022

Good

2m 7f 7y

Class 5

13:25 Bangor-on-Dee

Tre A Peni

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

towards rear, headway 5th, lost position 4 out, soon ridden, weakened 2 out

14/1

7th

13

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Tre A Peni

10st 2lb

J: Mr Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

towards rear on outer, some headway after 7th, ridden before 3 out, made no telling impression

25/1

5th

9

9th Jun 2022

Good

2m 7f 70y

Class 5

17:35 Uttoxeter

Tre A Peni

10st 2lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

took keen hold, towards rear of midfield, not fluent 4th, headway after 9th, ridden and no impression when hampered by faller 3 out, soon outpaced, well beaten when hung left approaching last, hampered by faller last, tailed off

20/1

Form: 6-37

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Unplaced in two Irish points and beaten a minimum of 27l in three novice hurdles this spring; Nick Scholfield booked for handicap debut and possibly worth a market check but more to prove than some.
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4th

6

27th Jul 2022

Good To Soft

2m 7f 180y

Class 5

15:55 Perth

Ten Gs

10st 7lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Iain Jardine

in rear, went fourth 3 out, weakened from 2 out

10/1

8th

9

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Ten Gs

11st 0lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Iain Jardine

always towards rear

12/1

7th

8

28th May 2022

Good

2m 6f 31y

Class 4

14:09 Cartmel

Ten Gs

10st 10lb

J: Max Jenkins

T: Iain Jardine

25/1

Form: 0-45

Last run: 29 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Unplaced in all three starts but last month's Ffos Las fifth, in a race that is working out quite well, wasn't without promise; has raced too keenly so fitting of a hood on handicap debut might well help; not dismissed.
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9th

11

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Le Mur

10st 2lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Warren Greatrex

never better than mid-division

8/1

5th

8

28th May 2022

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

17:50 Ffos Las

Le Mur

10st 11lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Warren Greatrex

50/1

Form: /46-71 D

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
Not a lot to show for three novice efforts but sprang a 50-1 surprise on this month's Southwell handicap debut, despite a slipping saddle; 6lb higher in a stronger race but may well have more progress in her.
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2nd

4

12th Jul 2022

Good

3m 0f 60y

Class 5

17:40 Southwell

Miss Wachit

11st 5lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Alex Hales

prominent, went second and ridden after 3 out, stayed on but always held

10/1

10th

6

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Miss Wachit

11st 3lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Alex Hales

chased clear leader, chased leader after 7th, ridden and weakened before 3 out

11/2

1st

2

6th Jun 2022

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

15:20 Southwell

Miss Wachit

11st 13lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Alex Hales

led narrowly or disputed lead, not fluent 4th, saddle slipped home turn, soon ridden, headed approaching last, rallied run-in, led towards finish, won going away (trainer said, regards the apparent improvement in form, this was the mare's handicap debut and she also benefitted from the first-time application of blinkers)

8/1

Form: 352-

Last run: 219 days

W: 11st 0lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 91

Form & Verdict
Maiden; pick of three attempts in juvenile races last autumn when second at Catterick in November; disappointing Flat run on final start for Tristan Davidson the following month and absent since; handicap hurdle debut on first start for this yard, with Brian Hughes booked; could well figure.
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5th

9

31st Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 125y

Class 4

13:35 Market Rasen

Nastasiya

10st 7lb

J: Nathan Moscrop

T: Rebecca Menzies

didn't jump with fluency, raced wide early, in rear, outpaced 3rd, brief headway 3 out, ridden and beaten before 2 out

20/1

11th

8

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Nastasiya

11st 0lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: Rebecca Menzies

held up in rear, minor headway after 7th, ridden and weakened quickly before 3 out

4/1

6th

6

(3)

21st Dec 2021

Standard To Slow

1m 4f 98y

Class 5

14:25 Newcastle (AW)

Nastasiya

8st 13lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Tristan Davidson

Some Flat promise for Ed Walker; first three runs for this yard were over hurdles, running best race when second at Catterick last month; solid third back on the Flat ten days ago (2m here); still has time to do better.

11/4

Form: 6-69

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 11lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Appears to be gradually deteriorating on the Flat and, though not beaten out of sight in three novice hurdles, will need the step up in trip to bring out more for her on handicap debut.
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10

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Sweet Dime

10st 11lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Tony Forbes

prominent in chasing group, not fluent 5th, weakened quickly before 3 out, pulled up before last

25/1

9th

12

9th Jun 2022

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 4

19:05 Uttoxeter

Sweet Dime

10st 9lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Tony Forbes

took keen hold, held up in midfield, headway and went fourth home turn, ridden and lost position over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

33/1

6th

6

18th May 2022

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

19:20 Southwell

Sweet Dime

11st 2lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Tony Forbes

Dual Flat winner at Dundalk in November 2019 (1m4f, wore a tongue-tie and cheekpieces); ordinary effort on hurdles debut last August, and mainly modest efforts on that Flat since then; improvement needed.

12/1

Form: P/8-69

Last run: 29 days

W: 10st 2lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 70

Form & Verdict
Point winner in January but hurdling efforts either side of that, including last month's handicap debut, haven't offered a great deal.
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12

26th Jun 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Southfield Megan

10st 2lb

J: Tom Scudamore

T: Neil Mulholland

midfield, ridden and weakened quickly after 7th, pulled up before 3 out

16/1

9th

11

28th May 2022

Good

2m 7f 191y

Class 5

19:30 Ffos Las

Southfield Megan

10st 2lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Neil Mulholland

9/1

6th

9

5th May 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 4

15:33 Worcester

Southfield Megan

11st 2lb

J: Tom Scudamore

T: Neil Mulholland

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Payout
Exacta £493.00
Straight Forecast £391.00
Tricast £1566.20
Trifecta £1460.00

Selections

RP Ratings:

Miss Wachit

The Times:

Nastasiya

Telegraph:

Bright Sunbird

Daily Record:

Hey Frankie

SPOTLIGHT:

Le Mur

WEST COUNTRY:

Lil Codey

POSTDATA:

Miss Wachit

Daily Mail:

Miss Wachit

The Star:

Miss Wachit

Daily Express:

Nastasiya

Daily Mirror:

Nastasiya

The Sun:

Bright Sunbird