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16:40 Worcester

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Dewdrop Worcester Stay Drink & Eat Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £3512.66
  • 2m 7f 0y
  • Class 5
  • 12 runners
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Dewdrop Worcester Stay Drink & Eat Handicap Chase

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

9/4 (Won)

  • Win: £2.88
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 512131 CD

Last run: 8 days

W: 11st 8lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

In fine form this summer and gained third win from latest five starts in decisive style over C&D eight days ago; 7lb penalty but not hard to see him going very close again.

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25/1

  • Place: £5.80

Form: P-8567 D

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Chase winner for Nicky Henderson but unplaced in eight outings for current yard, the latest five over hurdles; plenty to prove but 24lb lower than when last seen over fences and cheekpieces back on so not impossible.

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6th

6

7th Oct 2023

Good

3m 1f 166y

Class 5

14:15 Fontwell

Corrany

10st 10lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: Richard Phillips

Career record is 1-28, the success coming over fences in March 2021; encouraging third over hurdles at Stratford in July but pulled up in a chase there next time; others look safer.

16/1

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4

24th Aug 2023

Good

3m 3f 119y

Class 5

16:25 Stratford

Corrany

11st 1lb

J: Finn Lambert

T: Richard Phillips

in touch with leaders, slow jump and dropped to rear 2nd

8/1

3rd

7

23rd Jul 2023

Good

3m 2f 83y

Class 5

14:52 Stratford

Corrany

11st 1lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: Richard Phillips

Sole win came over fences but was pulled up in that discipline last time and he was well beaten over hurdles before pulling up in a voided race the run before; opposable.

20/1

14/1

  • Place: £7.20

Form: 3-P2P6

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 13lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 104

Form & Verdict

Tailed off over 2m4f here two weeks ago, after wind surgery; only win in Britain gained at 2m3f and more to prove than some at this trip.

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No Results Found

Form: 25-326 CD

Last run: 45 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Narrowly beaten over hurdles here in June but well held next time; first chase since last summer but won twice then, including over C&D; decent claims off this mark if showing that form; usual hood left off; always held up.

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4th

3

20th May 2023

Good

3m 0f 5y

Class 4

14:10 Bangor-on-Dee

Kabrit

11st 6lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Alastair Ralph

Unseated before halfway at Ludlow last month, on first start since September; quite consistent, likes good ground and has form off higher marks so could well figure.

5/1

11

26th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 171y

Class 4

15:15 Ludlow

Kabrit

11st 1lb

J: Alex Edwards

T: Alastair Ralph

Dual chase winner who finished a respectable fourth back in this sphere (2m7f/3m2f, good) in his final two runs in the autumn; returns from 231 days off but he has form when fresh and could be dangerous if this sets up for his hold-up style.

10/1

4th

5

7th Sep 2022

Good

3m 2f 13y

Class 4

15:15 Uttoxeter

Kabrit

10st 13lb

J: Jonathan Burke

T: Alastair Ralph

held up in behind leaders, slow jump 5th, went fourth after 15th, ridden after 4 out, held when not fluent 2 out, no extra approaching last

7/1

13/2

Form: 628-46

Last run: 18 days

W: 11st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Maiden over jumps; ran well when fourth of 17 over hurdles here last month, on second start for this yard, but well beaten on recent chasing debut; needs to have benefited considerably for that initial effort.

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5th

7

17th Oct 2023

Good

3m 1f 44y

Class 5

15:00 Hereford

Dynali

10st 7lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Sarah-Jayne Davies

Dual winner on the Flat; 17-race maiden over jumps and recent chase efforts uninspiring; others stronger.

33/1

5th

7

4th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 72y

Class 4

14:05 Bangor-on-Dee

Dynali

10st 2lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Sarah-Jayne Davies

took keen hold, led, headed but prominent before 7th, outpaced and lost position before 4 out, weakened from 3 out

66/1

11th

12

13th Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 70y

Class 5

17:20 Uttoxeter

Dynali

10st 7lb

J: Conor Ring

T: Sarah-Jayne Davies

Gave fairly good account when fifth at Bangor (2m7f, good) last month, but was below that form there three weeks ago and is now 0-16 over hurdles.

33/1

OUR TIP

Form: 2-3125 D BF

Last run: 36 days

W: 11st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Romped home at Ffos Las in June, on stable/chasing debut; no match for the winner when second next time and, though she ran quite well over hurdles latest, is 9lb above the winning mark.

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6

24th Oct 2023

Good

3m 1f 44y

Class 4

16:10 Hereford

Cresswell Queen

10st 6lb

J: Joe Anderson

T: Debra Hamer

Two chasing wins, the latest at Newton Abbot in June; satisfactory efforts after until ground too soft when tailed off at Uttoxeter last month; conditions more in her favour now but she's more exposed than some.

12/1

5th

2

19th Sep 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

Class 5

15:10 Uttoxeter

Cresswell Queen

11st 2lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Debra Hamer

took keen hold, held up in rear, some headway before 4 out

7/1

0

2

3rd Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

14:45 Worcester

Cresswell Queen

11st 1lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Debra Hamer

midfield, bad mistake and unseated 9th

7/1

Form: 34P-45 C

Last run: 41 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Fair third over C&D on chasing debut last September but nothing like as good since; well beaten in both attempts this summer so plenty to prove but now 18lb lower than for that initial effort.

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1

6th May 2023

Good

3m 0f 0y

Class 5

15:15 Uttoxeter

Present Chief

12st 0lb

J: Richie McLernon

T: Jonjo O’Neill

Regressive 9yo who was a disappointing favourite over C&D on latest start in October and is now 0-8 over fences; too well handicapped to rule out but needs to have been refreshed by seven-month break.

12/1

6th

1

2nd Oct 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:03 Uttoxeter

Present Chief

12st 2lb

J: Jamie Brace

T: Jonjo O’Neill

towards rear of midfield, pushed along 12th, outpaced and ridden before 4 out, weakened 3 out (jockey said gelding was outpaced)

6/1

7th

2

31st Aug 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

16:40 Worcester

Present Chief

12st 0lb

J: Jonjo O’Neill Jr

T: Jonjo O’Neill

midfield, ridden after 12th, well held from 2 out

12/1

Form: 363U15 C BF

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 5lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict

Won over hurdles here last month and didn't run badly on a return visit two weeks ago; first chasing start for a year (only win over fences came in August 2019) and has to show he can perform as well in this discipline now.

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8th

8

31st Aug 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

16:40 Worcester

Bagan

11st 5lb

J: Mr Joshua Newman

T: Seamus Mullins

held up in rear, headway after 11th, midfield omitted 4 out, ridden after 3 out, weakened after 2 out

9/1

5th

4

17th Aug 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

19:40 Worcester

Bagan

11st 5lb

J: Daniel Sansom

T: Seamus Mullins

held up in rear, headway 9th, went fourth after 3 out, soon ridden, weakened run-in

4/1

1st

4

21st Jul 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

16:30 Worcester

Bagan

11st 4lb

J: Mr Joshua Newman

T: Seamus Mullins

held up in rear, headway 8th, tracked leaders 3 out, went second and going easily 2 out, led last, shaken up run-in, comfortably

5/1

Form: 381/3P D

Last run: 38 days

W: 11st 7lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Huntingdon winner in September 2020 but then absent until May this year; ran well at Warwick then but was pulled up at Uttoxeter next time; hard to know what to expect and others probably safer.

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5th

3

16th Oct 2022

Good

3m 2f 202y

Class 5

14:40 Sedgefield

Almost Gold

11st 3lb

J: Charlie Todd

T: Ian Williams

in touch with leaders, weakened 3 out

12/1

9th

7

31st Aug 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

16:40 Worcester

Almost Gold

11st 7lb

J: Charlie Todd

T: Ian Williams

prominent, ridden before 3 out, soon held, weakening when mistake last

14/1

1

24th Jul 2022

Good

3m 0f 0y

Class 5

13:55 Uttoxeter

Almost Gold

12st 1lb

J: Charlie Todd

T: Ian Williams

prominent, ridden home turn, weakened after 4 out, in rear when almost fell 2 out, soon pulled up (jockey said he pulled up after gelding made a mistake jumping the second last)

8/1

10th
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Dunbar

20/1

Form: 1-8355

Last run: 16 days

W: 10st 10lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Ffos Las winner in April over 2m but soundly beaten in four starts since; stamina to prove at this trip (unplaced two attempts at it two seasons ago); can make the running.

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7

31st Jan 2023

Soft

2m 5f 192y

Class 5

13:05 Ffos Las

Dunbar

11st 2lb

J: Jay Tidball

T: David Rees

Vulnerable over fences since 2m win at Ffos Las last April (good; acts on soft); hasn't run over hurdles since 2020 but he returns to them at a very realistic level and has a more obvious chance than many.

6/1

4th

8

5th Jan 2023

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

13:30 Ffos Las

Dunbar

10st 7lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: David Rees

C&D winner on good in April 2022; has weights turnaround with convincing winner Haldon Hill (2m5f, soft) in November and return to 2m should suit but has been vulnerable for a while; regular hood discarded.

10/1

3rd

7

25th Nov 2022

Soft

2m 4f 199y

Class 5

12:55 Ffos Las

Dunbar

10st 8lb

J: Ben Jones

T: David Rees

Point winner who is 1-26 under rules but his win came over fences here (2m, good) in April and he returned from a short break with a close third back at this track (2m, soft) two weeks ago; on unchanged mark and he's a big player if he can repeat that form back up in trip.

7/2

Form: 572P-P C

Last run: 90 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Won over 2m4f here in June 2021 but has been pulled up in most recent two starts, the latest after a break; stays this trip but needs wind surgery to inspire a return to form.

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4th

1

27th Sep 2022

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

15:01 Southwell

Cape Robin

12st 2lb

J: Charlie Price

T: Tim Vaughan

prominent, ridden 4 out, lost ground 3 out, kept on from 2 out (trainer's rep said gelding found the ground too quick and would prefer an easier surface)

10/1

11th

3

31st Aug 2022

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

16:40 Worcester

Cape Robin

12st 0lb

J: Charlie Price

T: Tim Vaughan

always towards rear, weakened after 3 out (vet said gelding lost both his front shoes)

20/1

2

17th Aug 2022

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

16:29 Worcester

Cape Robin

12st 0lb

J: Charlie Price

T: Tim Vaughan

C&D winner in June 2021 but rather inconsistent since; pulled up at Ffos Las in June (3m) on only outing this year so more to prove than some.

12/1

Form: 835-23

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 2lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Has often run well here over hurdles, including twice this summer; career record is 1-36 so limited appeal on rather belated chasing debut.

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7th

9

23rd Jul 2023

Good

3m 2f 83y

Class 5

14:52 Stratford

Racing Spirit

10st 4lb

J: Lee Edwards

T: Dave Roberts

An 11yo who has yet to add to his Southwell win in summer 2020; ran well back there in June but then well behind Classic Concorde at Worcester.

14/1

6th

8

10th Jul 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

16:50 Worcester

Racing Spirit

10st 6lb

J: Lee Edwards

T: Dave Roberts

Yet to add to his Southwell win in summer 2020 but kept on well for second there (3m, good) last month, after a layoff, and has good each-way claims if in similar form again; handles good to soft ground but anything slower would be a worry.

7/1

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Tricast £9206.50
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Daily Express:

Cresswell Queen

The Times:

Dynali

TOPSPEED:

Almost Gold

Daily Mirror:

Cresswell Queen

Daily Record:

Cresswell Queen

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