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Jewson Click And Collect Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle (Challenger Stayers’ Series Qualifier)

  • Prize money: £13233.78
  • 3m 0f 149y
  • Class 3
  • 16 runners
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Jewson Click And Collect Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle (Challenger Stayers’ Series Qualifier)

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

10/1 (Won)

  • Win: £10.90
  • Place: £3.60

Form: 5711-3 D BF

Last run: 171 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 120

Form & Verdict

Won twice in blinkers in the spring (3m, good to soft/good); had to settle for third on hat-trick attempt at Worcester (2m7f, good) in May and not seen again since but further progress is certainly not out of the question.

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1st

6

17th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 118y

Class 3

16:10 Ascot

Honor Grey

11st 10lb

J: Ben Jones

T: Ben Pauling

Blinkers were enlisted in 2022 for his last four starts (on good or good to soft) and he won three of those handicaps, the wins all at about 3m but he's now not been seen for 482 days; only 1lb above his last winning mark, he'd be a leading player if firing on all cylinders on this return.

9/1

1st

10

23rd Oct 2022

Good

3m 0f 149y

Class 3

13:30 Aintree

Honor Grey

11st 7lb

J: Luca Morgan

T: Ben Pauling

midfield, smooth headway 4 out, led going easily 2 out, ridden and 5 lengths ahead run-in, reduced lead towards finish, always doing enough

10/1

8/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 1317-3 D

Last run: 24 days

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 123

Form & Verdict

Did well during first season over hurdles (three wins) and ran well when back in action at Warwick (2m5f, good) last month; will be suited by today's return to 3m and Bradley Roberts looks good value for his 8lb claim against other conditionals; one to consider.

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6th

4

25th Apr 2024

Good

3m 1f 0y

Class 3

16:20 Warwick

Glimpse Of Gala

11st 2lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Charlie Longsdon

prominent, pressed leader with one circuit to go, not fluent and lost ground 7th, hit 4 out, dropped to rear 3 out, weakened home turn

14/1

6

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 7f 70y

Class 2

14:25 Uttoxeter

Glimpse Of Gala

11st 6lb

J: Bradley Roberts

T: Charlie Longsdon

Often leads; last season was a good one in staying hurdles; reappeared over fences and then tailed off back hurdling at Kempton; however, getting back on slower ground was a positive when a 13l fifth to Classic Concorde at Chepstow and he was within 2l of Thursday's Cheltenham winner Monmiral; ran in snatches that day but unlikely to be far away.

40/1

5th

4

24th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 7f 131y

Class 2

15:08 Chepstow

Glimpse Of Gala

11st 8lb

J: Bradley Roberts

T: Charlie Longsdon

Often leads and often ridden by Bradley Roberts; had a fine season last term, including winning the Warwick qualifier (3m1f, heavy), except for her heavy defeat in the final at Cheltenham; chase/seasonal debut in October looked promising, which was followed by a flop over hurdles (good to soft) but today's more testing ground should help; needs peak form.

8/1

20/1

  • Place: £4.80

Form: 1P2F-P

Last run: 155 days

W: 11st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 125

Form & Verdict

Won three-runner chase in January but had mixed record overall over fences last season and now reverts to hurdling after his summer break; has quite a bit more to prove than some of these but is on a good mark.

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5th

2

23rd May 2023

Good

3m 1f 10y

Class 3

16:30 Huntingdon

Ask A Honey Bee

11st 13lb

J: Miss Fern O’Brien

T: Fergal O’Brien

Lost his way over fences last year but placed on two of three starts since reverting to hurdling; ran big race when third under Fern O'Brien at Warwick (3m1f, good) last month, after a break, and remains on a good mark; likely contender.

11/4

3rd

5

27th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

3m 1f 0y

Class 3

16:25 Warwick

Ask A Honey Bee

10st 13lb

J: Miss Fern O’Brien

T: Fergal O’Brien

Winning chaser; good third in an Aintree handicap hurdle (3m, good to soft) on return from a break in October (form strong); goes well fresh; one with a chance.

10/1

7th

10

25th Nov 2022

Good

3m 0f 52y

Class 2

15:40 Newbury

Ask A Honey Bee

11st 0lb

J: Liam Harrison

T: Fergal O’Brien

Mixed form over fences in his last campaign and he reverted to hurdles with an encouraging third of 13 at Aintree (3m, good to soft) last month; could build on that and might not be far away; has won on good ground.

11/1

Form: 2535-1

Last run: 15 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 112

Form & Verdict

Fair Flat-racer who came good over hurdles at fifth attempt, powering clear to score by 19l at Hexham (2m7f, good to soft) a fortnight ago; 10lb higher in much stronger race here, but it will be interesting to see how well he copes.

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7th

7

10th Mar 2024

Soft

3m 1f 170y

Class 3

15:20 Kelso

Tiger Jet

11st 1lb

J: Stephen Mulqueen

T: Brian Ellison

Ended last season with 3m Haydock success and back to form when a solid fifth in 3m Cheltenham handicap in December; possibilities after a break.

6/1

5th

9

15th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 7f 213y

Class 2

15:35 Cheltenham

Tiger Jet

10st 3lb

J: Harry Cobden

T: Brian Ellison

3-15 over hurdles, most notably coming from off the pace to win a 15-runner series final at Haydock (3m, good to soft; 6lb higher today) in April; surged back to that form when third of nine here (2m5f, soft) on latest start, catching the eye big time with the way he came from a most unpromising position; back up 2lb but also 3f in trip, which will surely suit him.

9/1

OUR TIP

Form: 638221

Last run: 23 days

W: 11st 12lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 125

Form & Verdict

Ex-Irish 6yo who built upon his pleasing stable debut when winning five-runner Hexham handicap (2m4f, good to soft) in refitted cheekpieces last month; contests a deeper race here but is only 3lb higher, and today's return to 3m will suit.

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2nd

4

23rd Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 123y

Class 2

13:30 Bangor-on-Dee

Willaston

11st 9lb

J: Jamie Hamilton

T: Mark Walford

In excellent form last spring, winning competitive handicaps at Cheltenham (2m4f, good) and at Haydock (3m, good), but not seen since a disappointing run in the autumn and conditions might be too soft for him here.

25/1

14th

9

28th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 208y

Class 2

15:00 Cheltenham

Willaston

11st 3lb

J: Jamie Hamilton

T: Mark Walford

In excellent form in the spring, winning competitive handicaps here (2m4f, good) and at Haydock (3m, good); not seen since a lesser effort in July (jumped right throughout) but had wind surgery the following month and further improvement remains possible.

20/1

4th

3

30th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 70y

Class 2

15:45 Uttoxeter

Willaston

11st 13lb

J: Jamie Hamilton

T: Mark Walford

jumped slightly right throughout, prominent

7/2

Form: 766534

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 126

Form & Verdict

0-6 for new stable but ran well when making the frame on consecutive starts this autumn (3m, good/good to yielding) and remains well handicapped on some of his older form for Dan Skelton.

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0

7

18th Aug 2023

Good

2m 5f 120y

16:25 Tramore

Riggs

10st 12lb

J: Sean Flanagan

T: P Cluskey

Tailed off in three runs for this yard and this looks tough.

33/1

33/1

Form: 10-495

Last run: 39 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 120

Form & Verdict

Collected a good prize at favourite track Kelso (3m2f, good) in March and was also successful on the Flat in June but his more recent efforts under both codes have been substandard.

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3rd

1

5th Nov 2022

Good To Soft

3m 1f 170y

Class 3

14:18 Kelso

Kaizer

12st 0lb

J: Dylan Johnston

T: Ewan Whillans

prominent, led 6th

12/1

7th

11

23rd Oct 2022

Good

3m 0f 149y

Class 3

13:30 Aintree

Kaizer

11st 7lb

J: Theo Gillard

T: Ewan Whillans

prominent, lost position when not fluent 3 out, soon pushed along and beaten

33/1

5th

4

14th Sep 2022

Good

2m 4f 189y

Class 2

16:15 Kelso

Kaizer

10st 8lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Ewan Whillans

raced in second, lost position and held up in behind leaders before 3rd, niggled along after 4 out, pushed along before 2 out, weakened and behind after 2 out

8/1

Form: 41437- CD

Last run: 198 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 127

Form & Verdict

Has gained all three hurdling wins here, the latest by 21l over today's trip (soft) last December; his Grade 1 defeat in April can easily be overlooked and he begins the new season on a workable mark; major player.

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2nd

17

11th May 2024

Good

3m 0f 58y

Class 2

13:35 Haydock

My Bobby Dazzler

10st 6lb

J: Charlie Deutsch

T: Mel Rowley

Went close at Cheltenham (3m, heavy) on New Year's Day and he's also effective on good ground; however, he's been well beaten on his three outings since and needs to turn things around.

33/1

7th

7

30th Mar 2024

Soft

3m 0f 58y

Class 2

14:40 Haydock

My Bobby Dazzler

11st 5lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Mel Rowley

Triple hurdle winner at up to 3m, including on soft; runner-up twice returned to hurdles this year, although he was beaten 21l by the reopposing Astronomic View at Warwick (3m2f, soft) latterly.

14/1

2nd

3

10th Mar 2024

Soft

3m 2f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Warwick

My Bobby Dazzler

11st 10lb

J: Alex Edwards

T: Mel Rowley

prominent, pressed leader 9th

11/2

Form: -14213 CD

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 13lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 126

Form & Verdict

Two good-ground wins this season, the first in three-runner C&D event in June; stayed on for third at Uttoxeter (2m7f, good to soft) three weeks ago but probably needs to find something extra to overcome current mark.

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4th

3

31st Aug 2023

Good

2m 6f 7y

Class 3

18:30 Stratford

Isthebaropen

11st 7lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: Gary Hanmer

in rear but in touch with leaders, hit 6th, headway after 2 out

4/1

3rd

3

3rd Aug 2023

Good

3m 2f 83y

Class 3

17:25 Stratford

Isthebaropen

11st 10lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: Gary Hanmer

Won 5-9 between July 2021 and August 2022 but absent since being pulled up last October; still 4lb above her highest winning mark and all her successes gained on good ground.

12/1

Form: -32F16

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 122

Form & Verdict

Five-time winner over hurdles but was allowed to dictate from the front when beating four rivals at Uttoxeter (2m7f, good to soft) in July and was soundly beaten over that C&D three weeks ago; others preferred.

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0

1

29th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

3m 0f 84y

Class 3

11:55 Doncaster

Butlers Brief

12st 0lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Alastair Ralph

Below par at Bangor a fortnight ago when the heavy going shouldn't have been an issue (won on such ground in July); however, he won at Kelso (3m2f, good to soft) two starts ago and could bounce back with a bold show.

5/2

5th

1

15th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 7f 32y

Class 3

14:05 Bangor-on-Dee

Butlers Brief

12st 0lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Alastair Ralph

led but pestered, headed 2 out, soon weakened

6/1

1st

2

11th Nov 2023

Soft

3m 1f 170y

Class 3

13:05 Kelso

Butlers Brief

11st 11lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Alastair Ralph

prominent, awkward jump 3rd, led 5th, pushed along before 2 out, ridden and faced challenge when not fluent last, kept on well run-in, won going away

8/1

Form: 5836-7 D

Last run: 169 days

W: 11st 8lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 121

Form & Verdict

Switched back to hurdling with three respectable 3m runs in the spring and returns from his break on a tempting mark, even before Jack Hogan's useful 6lb claim is considered; dangerous to ignore.

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1

24th Apr 2024

Good

2m 7f 174y

Class 4

14:35 Ludlow

Hurricane Harvey

12st 2lb

J: Jack Hogan

T: Fergal O’Brien

Usually runs in better races; stayed on for third at Ascot (2m5f) most recently; defied a 4lb higher mark over C&D last term and looks interesting at this level returned to this scenario; 3-4 in Class 4.

9/1

3rd

8

24th Mar 2024

Good

2m 5f 141y

Class 3

17:05 Ascot

Hurricane Harvey

11st 0lb

J: Jack Hogan

T: Fergal O’Brien

Fair fourth of 12 at Newbury (3m, good to soft) in December and he's now 6lb lower; however, this 10yo has been well beaten the last twice, most recently here (2m7f, good to soft), and needs to get back on track.

25/1

8th

1

17th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 118y

Class 3

16:10 Ascot

Hurricane Harvey

12st 1lb

J: Jack Hogan

T: Fergal O’Brien

Ridden by Jack Hogan since October 2022; two wins last winter and ran creditably for minor honours on first and third of his four starts this term, but he needs to perform a lot better than he did at Ludlow (a race he won last year) six weeks ago on latest outing.

20/1

Form: 4312-1

Last run: 162 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 120

Form & Verdict

Unexposed 5yo who ran big race in defeat when clear second on handicap debut at Ayr (3m, good to soft) in April and didn't need to improve to justify skinny odds back in novice company the following month; still has significant potential; good chance.

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5

10th May 2024

Good

2m 7f 191y

Class 3

15:50 Market Rasen

Hidden Heroics

11st 5lb

J: Harry Skelton

T: Dan Skelton

led, pulled up before 8th, race voided

7/2

7th

9

17th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

3m 2f 0y

Class 2

16:25 Cheltenham

Hidden Heroics

10st 10lb

J: Harry Skelton

T: Dan Skelton

Dug deep to win off today's mark at Ludlow (3m1f, soft) in December but two lesser efforts have followed, and he's too inconsistent to rely upon nowadays; chance probably depends on refitted cheekpieces perking him up.

10/1

Form: 6441-5 D

Last run: 148 days

W: 11st 5lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 118

Form & Verdict

Suited by return to 3m in the spring, notably when easily winning four-runner race at Ffos Las (good); returns from five-month break here, though, and will need a career best to land this prize.

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13

23rd Oct 2022

Good

3m 0f 149y

Class 3

13:30 Aintree

Grangeclare Glory

11st 5lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: David Pipe

Suited by return to 3m in the spring, notably when easily winning four-runner race at Ffos Las (good); returns from five-month break here, though, and will need a career best to land this prize.

14/1

1st

1

17th Apr 2022

Good

2m 7f 191y

Class 4

15:15 Ffos Las

Grangeclare Glory

11st 5lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: David Pipe

Just 1-11 over hurdles, the win gained on seasonal debut at Newton Abbot (2m5f, good to soft) in October, but looked well suited by the return to 3m when very respectable fourth of 13 at Newbury (good) this month.

9/2

Form: 11F11-

Last run: 189 days

W: 11st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 117

Form & Verdict

5-9 since joining Richard Newland last autumn, the latest win gained in four-runner Class 4 handicap at Market Rasen (2m4f, good) in April; today's longer trip will also suit and he could quite plausibly have further improvement to come, but he returns from six-month break in tough race.

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6th

9

(9)

24th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 7f 218y

Class 5

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Thirtyfourstitches

9st 6lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

A fairly useful 2m4f hurdles winner but he has yet to match that form in four runs on the Flat, coming in a never-dangerous fifth on his handicap debut at Wolverhampton (2m) 17 days ago; he may still do better.

9/2

0

7

(12)

7th Jan 2024

Standard

2m 0f 120y

Class 5

18:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Thirtyfourstitches

9st 7lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

dwelt start, towards rear, took keen hold after 4f

7/1

5th

2

(12)

18th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Thirtyfourstitches

9st 11lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

Experienced 8yo who is a ten-time hurdles winner; has raced in two C&D events since switched to Flat, finishing third then sixth; the balance of that form gives him something to find.

16/1

Form: 578F-P CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 10st 11lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 110

Form & Verdict

Very useful hurdler/chaser in his prime and has plummeted down the weights; well-beaten 50-1 shot at Carlisle this month, after a one-year layoff, and could be considered only if much stronger in the betting today.

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16

23rd Oct 2022

Good

3m 0f 149y

Class 3

13:30 Aintree

Louis Vac Pouch

10st 11lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

Very useful hurdler/chaser in his prime and has plummeted down the weights; well-beaten 50-1 shot at Carlisle this month, after a one-year layoff, and could be considered only if much stronger in the betting today.

33/1

3

13th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

2m 4f 8y

Class 4

13:35 Carlisle

Louis Vac Pouch

11st 8lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

in rear, lost touch 7th, well behind when pulled up before 3 out

9/1

4

21st Oct 2021

Good

3m 2f 34y

Class 3

14:40 Carlisle

Louis Vac Pouch

11st 4lb

J: Ross Chapman

T: Philip Kirby

Arrives on a long losing run, and he came in last of eight on his return at Market Rasen 26 days ago; others are much preferred.

16/1

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Aurora Thunder, Grangeclare Glory, Louis' Vac Pouch

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Payout
Exacta £772.00
Straight Forecast £622.60
Tricast £11729.30
Trifecta £16855.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Tiger Jet

RP Ratings:

Hurricane Harvey

SPOTLIGHT:

Hidden Heroics

WEST COUNTRY:

Honor Grey

Daily Mail:

My Bobby Dazzler

D Express:

Ask A Honey Bee

Daily Mirror:

Isthebaropen

Daily Record:

Hidden Heroics

The Times:

Tiger Jet

Telegraph:

Tiger Jet

The Star:

Tiger Jet

The Guardian:

Honor Grey

TOPSPEED:

Hurricane Harvey

The Sun:

Hurricane Harvey