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14:30 Ffos Las

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  • Prize money: £4629.1
  • 2m 4f 0y
  • Class 4
  • 14 runners
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Runners: 14 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

7/2 (Won)

  • Win: £5.60
  • Place: £1.70

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Won his British point by a distance (2m5f, heavy; nine ran) and could be a useful prospect for his top yard; market can guide as to expectations.

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1st

3

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

3m 0f 0y

Class 2

15:35 Uttoxeter

Regal Blue

11st 8lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Jonjo O’Neill

Has produced shockers in two of his last three starts but he won the race in between over 2m4f on heavy at Haydock when coming clear at the finish; this far shouldn't be an issue provided his jumping stands the test.

10/1

1

7th Mar 2024

Heavy

3m 1f 30y

Class 3

14:25 Wincanton

Regal Blue

12st 1lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Jonjo O’Neill

Has somewhat mixed record this season but came good over fences with clearcut success at Haydock (2m4f, heavy) last month and could have untapped potential over today's longer trip if in the right mood again.

3/1

1st

3

17th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 203y

Class 3

13:37 Haydock

Regal Blue

11st 6lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Jonjo O’Neill

Disappointing at Lingfield (3m5f, soft) four weeks ago, when beaten before stamina may have been an issue; however, prior to that he stayed on strongly for a good second over this C&D (heavy) on his second chase start and he's a player if tapping back into that promise.

3/1

5/4

  • Place: £1.20

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Bought for £100,000 after winning a 3m Irish point in October (yielding to soft); the form looks modest if viewed through the subsequent achievements of the placed horses, but he did win well and is open to considerable improvement for his new yard.

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1st

1

31st Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 5f 89y

Class 4

17:04 Market Rasen

Mylesfromwicklow

12st 1lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: Dan Skelton

made all, going easily home turn, clear with one other before 3 out, pushed along before 2 out, clear when mistake last, ridden out run-in

2/1

5th

4

9th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 4f 10y

Class 1

15:35 Sandown

Mylesfromwicklow

10st 11lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: Dan Skelton

Won on chase debut at Huntingdon (2m4f, good) in November and close second in warm little race at Leicester (2m4f, heavy) in December; beaten about 8l when fourth at Leicester (2m6f, soft) last time and improvement is needed, but he's lightly raced and the winner has franked that latest form.

14/1

3/1

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 4-423

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 114

Form & Verdict

Fourth in his two bumpers and has produced RPRs of 113 in finishing second over C&D and third at Cheltenham; appealing form credentials at this level should he handle the heavy ground (all runs on good to soft).

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6

2nd Apr 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 58y

Class 3

13:50 Ascot

Militaire

11st 6lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Warren Greatrex

Made the frame in both bumpers and on all four hurdling starts, most recently when very respectable fourth of 11 on handicap debut at Ffos Las (2m4f, good to soft) in February; probably needs to find something extra to win this but last month's wind op is a possible source of improvement.

11/2

4th

1

9th Feb 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 0y

Class 4

15:43 Ffos Las

Militaire

11st 11lb

J: James Bowen

T: Warren Greatrex

Slightly disappointing when well-held third over C&D (soft) last month but shaped with significant promise when placed on first two hurdling starts (both 2m4f, good to soft) and should have improvement to come in handicaps.

5/1

3rd

7

23rd Jan 2023

2m 4f 0y

Class 4

14:30 Ffos Las

Militaire

11st 10lb

J: James Bowen

T: Warren Greatrex

Fourth in his two bumpers and has produced RPRs of 113 in finishing second over C&D and third at Cheltenham; appealing form credentials at this level should he handle the heavy ground (all runs on good to soft).

3/1

Form: 6

Last run: 23 days

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Off the mark in his fourth British point but could only manage mid-division in a Warwick bumper (soft) when 28-1; unlikely to be good enough for this.

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15

17th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

3m 4f 21y

Class 3

15:15 Cheltenham

Stellar Stream

11st 2lb

J: Ben Godfrey

T: Kayley Woollacott

Improved to win North Wales National at Bangor (3m5f, heavy) in first-time cheekpieces in February and was in front before unseating rider at third-last fence in West Wales National at Ffos Las (3m4f, heavy) last month; also has winning form on good ground, and evidently in very good nick.

8/1

7

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

3m 3f 208y

Class 3

15:25 Ffos Las

Stellar Stream

10st 2lb

J: Ben Godfrey

T: Kayley Woollacott

raced in second, hit 13th, led 16th, 2 lengths ahead when bad mistake and unseated 3 out

4/1

Form: 35-0

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 10lb

8 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Encouraging third in his only bumper but has yet to repeat that form over hurdles and was particularly disappointing at Hereford the final time (2m, soft); probably placed at best.

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3

14th May 2023

Good

2m 7f 174y

Class 5

17:05 Ludlow

Realm Of Glory

11st 9lb

J: Charlie Deutsch

T: Venetia Williams

Placed on bumper debut in 2021 but has made disappointing start to hurdling career; well down the field when upped to 2m7f in Ascot handicap six weeks ago; this race is easier but he probably still needs help from the first-time cheekpieces.

5/1

8th

9

2nd Apr 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 118y

Class 4

16:10 Ascot

Realm Of Glory

11st 3lb

J: Charlie Deutsch

T: Venetia Williams

No progress since his close third in a Chepstow bumper last winter (soft) and beaten a long way out when a remote third on recent handicap debut at Fontwell (2m3f, heavy); needs major turnaround for new trip.

12/1

3rd

1

18th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 3f 49y

Class 5

15:45 Fontwell

Realm Of Glory

12st 1lb

J: Miss Lucy Turner

T: Venetia Williams

in touch with leaders, hit 4th, not fluent 6th, pushed along and dropped to last before 7th

6/1

Form: 50

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

0-4 in Irish points; beaten 22l and 37l in two 2m hurdles at this track (on soft) and clearly needs to step up on those efforts; now tongue tied.

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6th

2

23rd Jan 2023

2m 4f 0y

Class 4

14:30 Ffos Las

Frankie Roy

11st 10lb

J: Mitchell Bastyan

T: Robbie Llewellyn

0-4 in Irish points; beaten 22l and 37l in two 2m hurdles at this track (on soft) and clearly needs to step up on those efforts; now tongue tied.

100/1

10th

4

22nd Dec 2022

Good To Soft

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

13:10 Ffos Las

Frankie Roy

11st 5lb

J: Connor Brace

T: Robbie Llewellyn

0-4 in Irish points; not disgraced over C&D (soft) on last month's stable/hurdle debut but others have much stronger claims.

66/1

OUR TIP

Form: 10-66

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 10lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Disappointed at Plumpton (2m4f, soft) when only 11-4 for a maiden hurdle but he's tongue tied after that and he not only won a bumper on heavy at Warwick but also shaped with promise in a maiden hurdle at Ascot; needs considering despite last time.

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8

8th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 104y

Class 5

18:10 Fontwell

Filanderer

11st 1lb

J: Tom Cannon

T: Hughie Morrison

travelled strongly, in touch with leaders, unseated 7th

11/2

5th

4

11th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 12y

Class 5

16:40 Taunton

Filanderer

11st 6lb

J: David Bass

T: Hughie Morrison

took keen hold, didn't jump with fluency, prominent, led 2nd, headed 4th, mistake and pecked on landing 4 out, weakened and lost two places from last

100/30

2nd

2

29th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 214y

Class 5

14:20 Plumpton

Filanderer

11st 11lb

J: David Bass

T: Hughie Morrison

prominent, lost position and pushed along briefly 8th, not fluent 9th, ridden before 2 out, no impression when left in modest second last

2/1

Form: 6

Last run: 61 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

In touch with the leaders at one point but ended up tailed off in a soft-ground bumper at Hereford; the fact he went off at only 4-1 would suggest that better was expected of him.

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5

31st Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 7f 177y

Class 5

16:35 Ffos Las

Wonder Of The Seas

10st 7lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

Ran big race in defeat when fitted with cheekpieces for last month's chasing debut at Southwell (3m, heavy), and bumped into a progressive subsequent winner when well-held second at Leicester (2m6f, soft) 23 days ago; likely contender here.

11/4

2nd

4

8th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 6f 151y

Class 5

15:50 Leicester

Wonder Of The Seas

10st 8lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

Took a step in a positive direction when switching to fences at Southwell (3m, heavy; runner-up in first-time cheekpieces) last month; 3lb higher but is lightly raced and open to further improvement from this lowly mark; rates as the most obvious threat to Montgomery.

11/4

2nd

6

18th Feb 2024

Soft

3m 0f 60y

Class 5

13:55 Southwell

Wonder Of The Seas

10st 10lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

in touch with leaders, headway and pressed winner on turn before 2 out, not fluent and lost ground 2 out, rallied and joined winner run-in, no extra inside final 110yds

11/2

Form: 0-75

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Uncompetitive so far for his top yard but there were some positives to take from his remote fifth behind the potentially smart Pembroke in a 2m novice at Ludlow (good to soft); looks ready for this stiffer stamina test.

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4

20th May 2023

Good

2m 7f 70y

Class 5

17:35 Uttoxeter

Scarpered

11st 4lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Nicky Henderson

Soundly beaten on all four hurdling starts, most recently when dropped back to 2m (from 2m4f) for handicap debut three weeks ago; in good hands and can't be written off just yet but needs this jump up in trip to enable significant improvement.

12/1

10th

1

28th Apr 2023

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

20:00 Southwell

Scarpered

12st 0lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

Soundly beaten on all three hurdling starts, most recently in very ordinary 2m4f Plumpton maiden this month; will need to improve to make a winning handicap debut but represents a top stable and today's switch to good ground might show him in a better light.

4/1

6th

8

10th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 114y

Class 4

14:23 Plumpton

Scarpered

11st 6lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Nicky Henderson

In a top stable but beaten a distance or more in all his four runs, twice over hurdles (2m/2m4f); there was some promise behind the useful Pembroke at Ludlow in December and this is very weak.

6/1

100/1

Form:

Last run: 27 days

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

0-3 in Irish points but had a second and two wins in the British scene; however, went off at 50-1 for a Chepstow maiden hurdle (2m3f, good to soft) and ran accordingly.

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10th

4

23rd Jan 2023

2m 4f 0y

Class 4

14:30 Ffos Las

Keaden Hill

11st 10lb

J: Alan Johns

T: Tim Vaughan

0-3 in Irish points but had a second and two wins in the British scene; however, went off at 50-1 for a Chepstow maiden hurdle (2m3f, good to soft) and ran accordingly.

100/1

10th

4

27th Dec 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 100y

Class 4

12:30 Chepstow

Keaden Hill

11st 4lb

J: Alan Johns

T: Tim Vaughan

Fourth foal; half-brother to point/very useful 2m4f-3m hurdle winner Unexpected Depth and 2m/2m4f hurdle winner Shantou View; dam unraced sister to dual Thyestes Chase winner Preists Leap; 0-3 in Irish points but had a second and two wins in British version; gained his wins easily by 18l on good ground, latest in November, and needs a second look.

16/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Beaten 18l into fourth (of nine) in a heavy-ground point bumper last March; wouldn't be the obvious answer to this.

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10

20th Feb 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 110y

Class 4

13:30 Lingfield

Larrikin

11st 6lb

J: Mr Tommie M O’Brien

T: Clive Boultbee-Brooks

Well-held fourth of nine in a point bumper last spring and was tailed off at a big price on his hurdling debut at Ffos Las (2m4f, soft) last month.

50/1

11th

5

23rd Jan 2023

2m 4f 0y

Class 4

14:30 Ffos Las

Larrikin

11st 10lb

J: Mr Tommie M O’Brien

T: Clive Boultbee-Brooks

Beaten 18l into fourth (of nine) in a heavy-ground point bumper last March; wouldn't be the obvious answer to this.

25/1

Form: 675

Last run: 22 days

W: 11st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Yet to be seriously involved in any of his races and handicaps will be more his scene.

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4th

3

29th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 1y

Class 5

14:05 Taunton

Imperial Measure

11st 9lb

J: Isabel Williams

T: Evan Williams

in touch with leaders

7/2

2nd

7

20th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 1y

Class 5

14:10 Taunton

Imperial Measure

11st 3lb

J: Isabel Williams

T: Evan Williams

Won on heavy at Newton Abbot in September (2m1f) and two good runs followed, including a second over C&D; reportedly bled when a disappointing favourite last time; chance if back on song.

3/1

Form: 0679

Last run: 19 days

W: 11st 3lb

5 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

No worthwhile form in two bumpers and as many hurdles; one for handicaps further down the line.

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9th

18

5th Mar 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

17:05 Ffos Las

Palmagreen

10st 2lb

J: Isabel Williams

T: Evan Williams

Showed no significant promise at triple-digit odds in three qualifying runs (1m7f-2m5f) and is 12lb out of the weights for today's handicap debut; sports first-time cheekpieces; considered only if lively in the betting.

20/1

14

23rd Jan 2023

2m 4f 0y

Class 4

14:30 Ffos Las

Palmagreen

11st 3lb

J: Adam Wedge

T: Evan Williams

No worthwhile form in two bumpers and as many hurdles; one for handicaps further down the line.

100/1

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Payout
Exacta £139.00
Straight Forecast £112.90
Trifecta £292.00

Selections

The Guardian:

Mylesfromwicklow

SPOTLIGHT:

Militaire

WEST COUNTRY:

Regal Blue

The Times:

Scarpered

Daily Mail:

Mylesfromwicklow

D Express:

Mylesfromwicklow

Daily Mirror:

Mylesfromwicklow

The Sun:

Mylesfromwicklow

The Star:

Mylesfromwicklow

RP Ratings:

Militaire

POSTDATA:

Militaire

LAMBOURN:

Militaire

Daily Record:

Militaire

Telegraph:

Regal Blue