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15:30 Hereford

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Cazoo Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £7815.88
  • 3m 1f 119y
  • Class 4
  • 12 runners
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Cazoo Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

13/8 (Won)

  • Win: £2.10
  • Place: £1.20

Form: -73121 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 104

Form & Verdict

Made it 2-4 for this yard when scoring in decisive style at Huntingdon (3m1f, good to soft) on Boxing Day; no penalty for that (goes up 7lb in future) so has good chance to adding to his haul.

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1st

1

26th Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 3y

Class 4

15:50 Taunton

Loup De Maulde

12st 3lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Robbie Llewellyn

in touch with leaders, not fluent 1st, prominent 10th, niggled along briefly 11th

6/4

1st

1

17th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 7f 129y

Class 4

15:17 Huntingdon

Loup De Maulde

12st 0lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Robbie Llewellyn

0-6 over fences earlier in career but highly progressive over hurdles since joining this yard last season; in good form in that sphere the last twice and has a 9lb lower mark to work with now back chasing; course hurdle form figures read 112; very interesting.

9/4

25/1

  • Place: £3.90

Form: /23-4F D

Last run: 29 days

W: 12st 0lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 115

Form & Verdict

Well held over hurdles on her return from a year off and tailed off when falling in a chase since; stays well and given a chance by the handicapper but there are enough doubts for now.

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3rd

7

16th Dec 2023

Good

3m 1f 44y

Class 2

13:00 Hereford

Aimee De Sivola

11st 2lb

J: David Noonan

T: Jane Williams

Formerly a very capable hurdler; has returned to fences the last twice and been well held, latterly behind Shirocco's Dream over C&D.

25/1

5th

2

6th Nov 2023

Good

3m 1f 44y

Class 4

14:20 Hereford

Aimee De Sivola

12st 0lb

J: David Noonan

T: Jane Williams

midfield, outpaced 11th, detached after 4 out, no impression from 3 out

12/1

4th

5

29th Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 3

14:15 Worcester

Aimee De Sivola

10st 9lb

J: David Noonan

T: Jane Williams

Fairly useful hurdler in her prime and went close in a C&D chase in 2021 but wasn't at her best last season and is not favoured by the weights on this first start for five months.

25/1

OUR TIP

8/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 51F-33

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 9lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 110

Form & Verdict

All wins over shorter but he stays well and has run two satisfactory races this season; suited by soft ground and has run well at this track; solid option.

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3rd

5

4th Apr 2024

Soft

3m 0f 60y

Class 4

14:05 Southwell

Alkopop

11st 2lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Toby Lawes

soon raced in second

10/1

5th

2

25th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

3m 1f 60y

Class 4

15:25 Ffos Las

Alkopop

12st 0lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Toby Lawes

Won over fences off today's mark last season and has been placed over hurdles this term but has completed only three of his seven chases, and looked out of sorts when pulled up at Uttoxeter this month; risky.

16/1

2

1st Apr 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

Class 4

16:30 Uttoxeter

Alkopop

11st 12lb

J: Tom Cannon

T: Toby Lawes

Below par back over hurdles two weeks ago; chase winner last term but has has failed to complete in three of his six attempts in this sphere; not exactly certain to get round.

10/1

Form: 59240-

Last run: 260 days

W: 11st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Maiden; has twice finished runner-up in soft-ground handicaps, off higher marks, but hasn't been seen since last April.

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3

14th Apr 2024

Soft

3m 1f 44y

Class 5

15:32 Hereford

Glance From Clover

11st 12lb

J: Jonathan Burke

T: Alastair Ralph

In second place when falling four out at Warwick (3m5f) last month; opened his chase account with a 5l win over C&D (soft) the time before and that form has been boosted since; respected.

5/2

8

10th Mar 2024

Soft

3m 5f 54y

Class 3

16:10 Warwick

Glance From Clover

11st 0lb

J: Alex Edwards

T: Alastair Ralph

prominent, jumped left 1st, mistake 10th, led 16th, headed 17th, 2 lengths second when fell 4 out

7/1

Form: 123-74

Last run: 42 days

W: 11st 2lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 103

Form & Verdict

Quite consistent and has run respectably in both starts this season; would have found 2m3f+ on the sharp side when fourth here latest and holds each-way hopes, at least, back at this trip.

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3

1st May 2023

Good

2m 5f 0y

Class 4

17:32 Warwick

Flying Nun

11st 11lb

J: Adam Wedge

T: Emma Lavelle

Back in peak form when staying on well to score at Newbury (3m, good to firm) in February and was reportedly unsuited by a slow pace when safely held at Ludlow the following month; a contender if all goes to plan here.

10/1

2

15th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 7f 131y

Class 4

14:35 Chepstow

Flying Nun

12st 0lb

J: Tom Bellamy

T: Emma Lavelle

Won back-to-back handicaps (2m5f/3m; good to soft) early last year; got back to her best with clearcut success at Newbury (3m, good to firm) in February but she's not easy to predict and was well held at Ludlow last time; needs to bounce back again after that and she comes with risks attached.

11/2

8th

9

2nd Mar 2023

Good

2m 7f 174y

Class 3

14:25 Ludlow

Flying Nun

11st 4lb

J: Tom Bellamy

T: Emma Lavelle

Won back-to-back handicaps last winter (2m5f/3m; good to soft) and back to her best when scoring at Newbury (3m, good to firm) 11 days ago; did it in clearcut style for that latest win and should go well despite apparently needing to find more under the 7lb penalty.

4/1

Form: /26/2P

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 108

Form & Verdict

Bumper winner; runner-up in two of his first three attempts over hurdles, the latest in November after a long absence; pulled up on recent handicap debut, however, which leaves a point to prove, as does new trip.

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2nd

3

28th Nov 2023

Good

3m 0f 60y

Class 4

14:10 Southwell

Mountain Leopard

11st 6lb

J: Ned Fox

T: Venetia Williams

jumped right on occasions, pressed leader, prominent 6th, niggled along briefly with one circuit to go, not fluent 9th, ridden and dropped to last 10th, rallied and went second again approaching last, kept on run-in, weakened towards finish

11/4

2nd

5

15th May 2023

Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

19:15 Southwell

Mountain Leopard

11st 4lb

J: Shane Quinlan

T: Venetia Williams

Has rather mixed record over hurdles but chased home a useful rival in Chepstow novice (2m, good to soft) in November and put his disappointing handicap debut behind him when respectable sixth at Hereford (3m1f, soft) in January; can play a significant role here if all goes to plan.

7/1

6th

4

4th Jan 2023

Soft

3m 1f 119y

Class 4

15:30 Hereford

Mountain Leopard

11st 7lb

J: Shane Quinlan

T: Venetia Williams

Bumper winner; runner-up in two of his first three attempts over hurdles, the latest in November after a long absence; pulled up on recent handicap debut, however, which leaves a point to prove, as does new trip.

8/1

Form: 164-42 D

Last run: 50 days

W: 11st 4lb

10 yo Mare

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Not the most consistent but stays well and acts on soft; back to somewhere near her best when narrowly beaten at Lingfield in November and a repeat of that puts her firmly in the picture.

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1st

6

27th Mar 2024

Soft

3m 0f 150y

Class 3

15:00 Wincanton

Chloes Court

10st 10lb

J: Harry Kimber

T: Robert Walford

Likeable mare who is a previous C&D winner and returns to this track on the back of solid efforts; couldn't rule out, though has little margin for error off current mark.

10/1

3rd

9

23rd Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 7f 25y

Class 4

16:10 Exeter

Chloes Court

11st 3lb

J: Harry Kimber

T: Robert Walford

Won at Chepstow (2m7f, soft) last April and followed up here (2m5f, good to soft) in November on reappearance; good runs in defeat here the next twice, most recently going close over C&D; could be bang there once more.

15/2

2nd

14

31st Jan 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 25y

Class 4

16:45 Exeter

Chloes Court

11st 0lb

J: Harry Kimber

T: Robert Walford

Veteran mare who ended last season with a win at Chepstow (near 3m, soft) and finished well for narrow win here (2m5f, good to soft) when back in action in November; creditable fourth, just behind Longshanks, here one month ago and this step back up in trip will help; considered each-way.

10/1

Form: 451222 C

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 6lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 107

Form & Verdict

In good form and nothing wrong with his latest second at Taunton; form figures at this track read 23122 and he has run well on soft; edging up the handicap but every reason to expect another solid display.

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4

7th May 2024

Good

3m 1f 44y

Class 4

20:00 Hereford

Pottlerath

11st 12lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Matt Sheppard

Good record in the spring and notched a hat-trick around this time last year, latterly off tonight's mark; hasn't been in the same form this time round but woulnd't rule out a revival.

10/1

7th

6

26th Apr 2024

Good

3m 2f 54y

Class 4

17:10 Chepstow

Pottlerath

11st 10lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Matt Sheppard

Won three good-ground chases last spring (2m7f-3m1f) and signed off in the autumn with a good hurdle run (3m1f, good to form); never really featured when reappearing in 2m3f hurdle on soft ground last month but that run might have done him good, and today's trip-and-ground combination will suit him much better.

10/1

Form: 41-250 C

Last run: 61 days

W: 11st 2lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 103

Form & Verdict

Won off this mark last April but tailed off on her return two months ago from five-month break; that leaves her with something to prove, as does soft ground (all three wins on good or quicker).

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10th

8

26th Apr 2024

Good

2m 7f 131y

Class 4

20:15 Chepstow

Jersey Lady

11st 3lb

J: Miss Victoria Malzard

T: Harry Derham

Won five of her first 13 starts over hurdles but she's been held in last three runs, including a 21l defeat at Kempton (3m, good to soft) in December; drops back in grade after a break but she looks weighted near her best and others are preferred; tongue-tie added.

14/1

7th

13

27th Dec 2023

Good

3m 0f 121y

Class 2

15:40 Kempton

Jersey Lady

10st 2lb

T: Harry Derham

Won three handicaps on the trot between April and June, at 3m1f-3m2f (on soft and good); excused an Exeter defeat after a break but she couldn't hold her position when fifth to Gaye Legacy at Market Rasen in November (2m7f, good to soft) and needs more.

8/1

Form: 6-6797

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 1lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Becoming very well handicapped now and latest seventh at Ludlow was a small step in the right direction, after a series of very modest efforts; could build on that; may be best when racing prominently.

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7th

10

10th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 100y

Class 4

15:45 Chepstow

Winds Of Fire

10st 12lb

J: Adam Wedge

T: Evan Williams

Put some poor performances behind him when close second of four at Hereford (2m3f, good; refitted cheekpieces) six weeks ago but the value of that form is open to question (odds-on favourite below par) and it's hard to predict whether he'll warm to the task again in first-time visor.

12/1

2nd

3

26th Feb 2023

Good

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

15:50 Hereford

Winds Of Fire

10st 12lb

J: Adam Wedge

T: Evan Williams

Right down weights since 2m7f chase win in late 2021 (good to soft); went off the boil soon after and in very ordinary form over hurdles this winter; about-turn not guaranteed for refitted cheekpieces.

13/2

Form: 594

Last run: 59 days

W: 10st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Maiden; gradual improvement in novices and should be suited by this trip on handicap debut; opening mark demands that but he's still worth keeping an eye on; tongue-strap fitted for first time.

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12

4th Jan 2023

Soft

3m 1f 119y

Class 4

15:30 Hereford

Carriglux

10st 11lb

J: Connor Brace

T: David Brace

Maiden; gradual improvement in novices and should be suited by this trip on handicap debut; opening mark demands that but he's still worth keeping an eye on; tongue-strap fitted for first time.

20/1

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Payout
Exacta £409.00
Straight Forecast £503.80
Tricast £1902.40
Trifecta £3828.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Loup De Maulde

D Express:

Pottlerath

RP Ratings:

Loup De Maulde

TOPSPEED:

Loup De Maulde

POSTDATA:

Loup De Maulde

The Times:

Loup De Maulde

Telegraph:

Loup De Maulde

The Guardian:

Loup De Maulde

Daily Mail:

Loup De Maulde

Daily Mirror:

Loup De Maulde

The Sun:

Loup De Maulde

The Star:

Loup De Maulde