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Star Sports Owners Club Guarantee Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £4330.42
  • 2m 4f 88y
  • Class 5
  • 16 runners
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Star Sports Owners Club Guarantee Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

7/2 (Won)

  • Win: £4.34
  • Place: £1.40

Form: 249203

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Six-race maiden; made an encouraging handicap debut in C&D event on good ground last month and the winner boosted that form by following up next time; open to further progress at this level; respected.

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3rd

7

2nd Apr 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 118y

Class 4

16:10 Ascot

Charging Point

11st 5lb

J: Patrick Cowley

T: L J Morgan

Up against it behind a big improver on handicap debut at Southwell but still a promising third; although others appeared to be going better over that same C&D four weeks ago, it was he who stayed on best to win going away; has further to go today but looks a stayer in the making.

3/1

1st

5

6th Mar 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Charging Point

11st 5lb

J: Patrick Cowley

T: L J Morgan

Six-race maiden; made an encouraging handicap debut in C&D event on good ground last month and the winner boosted that form by following up next time; open to further progress at this level; respected.

7/2

3rd

7

8th Feb 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Charging Point

11st 4lb

J: Patrick Cowley

T: L J Morgan

Only third best on merit and didn't achieve huge amount when remote second in 2m course maiden in November, and well beaten over that trip here later that month; however, moves up to 2m4f for today's handicap debut and may yet deliver on promise shown in good-ground bumpers.

8/1

25/1

  • Place: £2.50

Form: 7750

Last run: 38 days

W: 10st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Three-time Flat winner in France; has not transferred that ability to hurdles (2m) for current stable and needs improvement for this new trip on second handicap attempt.

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6th

5

29th Mar 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

16:20 Market Rasen

Shiyrvann

11st 0lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Stuart Edmunds

held up in rear, pushed along after 3 out, ridden and weakened before 2 out, tailed off

11/8

2nd

11

6th Mar 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Shiyrvann

10st 7lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Stuart Edmunds

Three-time Flat winner in France; has not transferred that ability to hurdles (2m) for current stable and needs improvement for this new trip on second handicap attempt.

25/1

11th

16

27th Jan 2023

Good

2m 0f 128y

Class 5

16:20 Doncaster

Shiyrvann

10st 11lb

J: Charlie Hammond

T: Stuart Edmunds

3-6 on the Flat when trained in France; began British hurdling career with three underwhelming runs in September/October (all 2m, good) but has since had a wind op and now makes his handicap debut from a lowly mark; improvement possible.

16/1

OUR TIP

13/2

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 68P222 CD

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 13lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Back in better form the last twice (hurdle/chase), albeit no match for the winner both times; defied an 8lb higher mark over C&D (good) last May and has a clear chance on that win.

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0

3

1st Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 68y

Class 5

14:55 Musselburgh

Marajman

11st 7lb

J: Daire Davis

T: R Mike Smith

prominent, mistake and lost position 8th, not fluent and dropped to rear 9th, struggling from 10th

20/1

7th

6

18th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 4f 68y

Class 4

13:55 Musselburgh

Marajman

10st 12lb

J: Derek Fox

T: R Mike Smith

Two chase wins for previous yard in 2023 (about 2m4f, good; has won on heavy) but right out of luck for new yard in November; best watched for now.

25/1

13th

3

24th Nov 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 51y

Class 5

13:15 Catterick

Marajman

11st 13lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: R Mike Smith

Won twice over fences this year for a different yard; suffered early interference before later pulled up on his debut for this one; could put a line through that but good ground would be preferred.

25/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.30

Form: 67454F

Last run: 19 days

W: 10st 8lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

In-form maiden who was in the process of running well when final-flight faller at Wetherby (2m3f, good) most recently; has frame possibilities granted a clear round.

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2nd

6

14th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 48y

Class 5

17:00 Hexham

Bushmill Boy

10st 12lb

J: Edward Austin

T: David Thompson

Longstanding maiden (0-21); form has dipped since twice finishing third at Carlisle and Uttoxeter (both 2m4f) late last year; first-time tongue-tie accompanies regular cheekpieces in pursuit of the breakthrough; look elsewhere.

16/1

9th

8

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Bushmill Boy

10st 12lb

J: Edward Austin

T: David Thompson

Third twice in a row in the autumn and has each-way claims on that form, but this 10yo is now 0-20 having been below par the last twice and needs to raise his game this afternoon.

12/1

Form: -P98PP

Last run: 52 days

W: 12st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Ex-Irish maiden; went close at Limerick last April but has achieved little since, most recently pulled up on debut for new yard; wind surgery needs to make a difference.

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0

9

6th Aug 2023

Good

2m 2f 140y

Class 5

16:22 Market Rasen

Coconut Tudor

10st 6lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Derek Shaw

Failed to show much for John Mackie last season and the same again in two runs for this yard; now tongue tied.

20/1

7th

7

9th Jul 2023

Good

2m 1f 43y

Class 5

16:05 Market Rasen

Coconut Tudor

10st 8lb

J: James Davies

T: Derek Shaw

Ex-Irish maiden; didn't show a great deal for John Mackie last season (four runs) and was pulled up on recent stable debut.

33/1

0

5

28th Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

13:58 Worcester

Coconut Tudor

11st 0lb

J: James Davies

T: Derek Shaw

Maiden; runner-up twice over hurdles in Ireland but hasn't produced a great deal in four British starts (for John Mackie), the latest in a chase; better required on stable debut if he's to figure.

20/1

9/1

Form: 776-

Last run: 353 days

W: 10st 10lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Flat winner for previous yard and was placed under that code in October when last seen; favourably treated if transferring that form back to this sphere on handicap hurdle debut.

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5th

2

(2)

4th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 0y

Class 5

18:55 Newmarket (July)

Raqisa

10st 0lb

J: Ryan Kavanagh

T: Amy Murphy

In good form since returned to the Flat and fitted with blinkers this spring, most notably when winning by 5l at Yarmouth (11.5f, good to firm) three starts ago; repeatedly denied clear run before keeping on for third at Windsor last time and won't mind what the weather does here; major player.

6/1

3rd

1

(2)

3rd Jul 2023

Good To Firm

1m 3f 99y

Class 5

19:15 Windsor

Raqisa

10st 3lb

J: Ryan Kavanagh

T: Amy Murphy

dwelt start

7/2

2nd

1

(5)

12th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 3f 99y

Class 5

20:40 Windsor

Raqisa

9st 11lb

J: Ryan Kavanagh

T: Amy Murphy

Capitalised on the drop into Class 6 company when recording a comfortable success at Yarmouth 19 days ago (extended 1m3f, good to firm); 7lb higher as a consequence but she's one to consider.

6/1

Form: 2-5PP8

Last run: 49 days

W: 10st 2lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Maiden; runner-up four times over fences last term, suggesting he can win an ordinary race; not in anything like the same form since; something to prove back hurdling.

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3rd

11

27th May 2023

Good

3m 1f 107y

Class 5

14:45 Cartmel

Passing Secrets

10st 2lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Tom Gretton

Maiden; runner-up four times in 2021-22 but not in same form since; not beaten too far at Fontwell this month but still limited appeal.

14/1

4th

10

10th May 2023

Good To Soft

3m 1f 210y

Class 5

18:15 Fontwell

Passing Secrets

10st 2lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Tom Gretton

Badly out of form over fences last season; hinted at possible upturn in fortunes when running well for a long way over hurdles in March but still has a lot more to prove than some of these, and is 5lb wrong.

33/1

5th

10

25th Mar 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 7y

Class 5

13:58 Bangor-on-Dee

Passing Secrets

10st 2lb

J: Mitchell Bastyan

T: Tom Gretton

Threatened to win over fences on a few occasions last season but in poor form this term, most recently when switched back to hurdling 19 days ago; 5lb wrong here; very difficult to enthuse over at present.

50/1

10/1

Form: P97-15 D

Last run: 290 days

W: 10st 5lb

10 yo Mare

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Very productive last year, winning once over hurdles and five times on the Flat; form dipped sharply in October when last seen; competitively weighted provided she's back on song returned to this code.

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5th

5

(5)

13th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

16:35 Bath

Infiniti

9st 7lb

J: Aiden Brookes

T: Kevin Frost

Nine-time winner who has dropped to a good mark but this year has been disappointing thus far.

25/1

7th

4

(5)

17th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

2m 0f 32y

Class 5

16:00 Beverley

Infiniti

9st 9lb

J: Aiden Brookes

T: Kevin Frost

Veteran of 65 races (nine wins); 4lb below her last winning mark but yet to fire this year, so perhaps age is slowly catching up with her; well beaten at Catterick last time behind Cold Henry.

33/1

10th

4

(11)

12th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

1m 7f 189y

Class 6

16:10 Catterick

Infiniti

9st 7lb

J: William Pyle

T: Kevin Frost

Had a very successful 2022 with a hurdle win and five Flat successes at 1m6f-2m1f (all on good or quicker ground) but out of sorts since the latest of them in September; needs major revival.

33/1

16/1

Form: 69P0

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 5lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Something seemed amiss (eased in latter stages) in the Doncaster race won by Doors Breaker; achieved little at novice level previously but she's nicely bred and may do better yet.

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6

9th May 2024

Good

3m 1f 10y

Class 5

14:25 Huntingdon

Bluebella

11st 6lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Tom Lacey

Tongue tied first time when winning by 6l at Worcester (2m, good) last May; better form in defeat since but it was not one of her peak efforts when upped from 2m4f to 2m7f at Uttoxeter last time.

6/1

5th

6

19th Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 70y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Bluebella

11st 3lb

J: Cameron Iles

T: Tom Lacey

held up in rear, hit 4 out, some headway before 3 out

5/1

3rd

5

30th Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

19:50 Uttoxeter

Bluebella

11st 7lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Tom Lacey

Much improved in four starts since a tongue-strap was fitted; every chance when falling at the final flight at Worcester six weeks ago and viable option assuming no ill effects from that.

7/2

Form: 0/P2P-

Last run: 321 days

W: 11st 7lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Ex-Irish; maiden under rules; has form figures of P2P for current yard so doesn't look a solid option, and burst blood vessels have been a regular occurrence; absent since last April.

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3

6th Mar 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Lou Trek

11st 7lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Gary Hanmer

pulled hard, held up in rear

10/1

10

19th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 178y

Class 4

14:10 Sedgefield

Lou Trek

10st 8lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Gary Hanmer

2nd

7

11th Apr 2022

Soft

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

13:30 Hexham

Lou Trek

11st 1lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: Gary Hanmer

Won a point in 2018 and went close in a Roscommon bumper in 2019; hasn't gone on from that, however, and he was pulled up on his stable debut at Uttoxeter in December when back from a long absence.

50/1

Form: 90777

Last run: 23 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Five-race maiden; in good hands; holds weak claims on form but looks a possible improver now handicapping over a new trip and in first-time tongue-tie; market support should be heeded.

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7th

1

9th Oct 2023

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

15:40 Stratford

Claras Soldier

12st 0lb

J: Daire Davis

T: Fergal O’Brien

Unplaced all five hurdling starts; seemed to be travelling okay when brought down on handicap debut in March but was well beaten here the following month; switches to chasing after 169-day break.

8/1

7th

8

23rd Apr 2023

Good

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

16:45 Stratford

Claras Soldier

11st 1lb

J: Liam Harrison

T: Fergal O’Brien

Might well have shown improvement at Southwell (2m4f; handicap debut) last month but for being brought down on the final bend (was going nicely at the time); could be dangerous granted better luck.

10/1

4

6th Mar 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Claras Soldier

11st 6lb

J: Liam Harrison

T: Fergal O’Brien

Five-race maiden; in good hands; holds weak claims on form but looks a possible improver now handicapping over a new trip and in first-time tongue-tie; market support should be heeded.

8/1

Form: 8-0046

Last run: 12 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Seven-race maiden; shaped with promise on handicap debut at Doncaster (2m3f, good; sixth to Doors Breaker) most recently, keeping on from a difficult position; possibilities if he takes well to first-time headgear.

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9th

7

14th May 2023

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 5

16:35 Ludlow

Rocket Robbo

10st 13lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Jennie Candlish

Unplaced all eight hurdling starts; quite well handicapped if judged on his sixth of 13 at Doncaster (2m3f, good) in February but ran poorly when tried over 3m last month; considered only if lively in the betting.

20/1

8

8th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

3m 0f 58y

Class 5

16:25 Haydock

Rocket Robbo

10st 11lb

J: William Shanahan

T: Jennie Candlish

Eight-race maiden; has bits of form, not the most solid though and he was well held when falling at the final flight last time; had first-time cheekpieces that day and now also has his tongue tied; moves up from 2m4f.

25/1

6

6th Mar 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Rocket Robbo

11st 4lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Jennie Candlish

Seven-race maiden; shaped with promise on handicap debut at Doncaster (2m3f, good; sixth to Doors Breaker) most recently, keeping on from a difficult position; possibilities if he takes well to first-time headgear.

14/1

Form: P96

Last run: 64 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Held every chance when final-fence faller in British point last March; has struggled in novice hurdles but may do better now qualified for a mark; follow the market signals.

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11th

10

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:23 Stratford

Rebel Mc

10st 2lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Donald McCain

Fell short in three handicaps at 2m-2m5f for previous yard last spring; had wind surgery since and a tongue-tie now replaces the hood; no great appeal back from layoff unless the betting says otherwise.

16/1

11th

10

14th May 2023

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 5

16:35 Ludlow

Rebel Mc

10st 7lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Struggled after racing too freely on handicap debut in March (2m4f) and was unable to land a telling blow when fifth in first-time hood at Bangor (2m, good) last month; remains unexposed but stable's other runner Hollow Run appeals much more.

25/1

9

22nd Apr 2023

Good

2m 0f 145y

Class 4

15:25 Bangor-on-Dee

Rebel Mc

10st 2lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Struggled after racing too freely on last month's handicap debut at Southwell (2m4f, good) and is effectively only 2lb lower today; drops back in trip with hood fitted here.

25/1

Form: 93F891

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Held on for narrow success in similar event at Doncaster (2m3f, good) 12 days ago, opening his account at the 12th attempt; back up 4lb but may have more to offer now he's hit the target; shortlisted.

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0

8

2nd Aug 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 207y

Class 5

14:45 Perth

Doors Breaker

10st 5lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Tjade Collier

led, mistake 4th, not fluent 8th, headed 4 out, weakened after 3 out, soon pulled up

8/1

10th

6

23rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

15:20 Market Rasen

Doors Breaker

10st 6lb

J: Thomas Dowson

T: Tjade Collier

led, reminders 6th, ridden after 3 out, headed before 2 out

10/1

Form: 6308-7 CD

Last run: 97 days

W: 10st 6lb

13 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Last success came over C&D in 2020; comfortably held here in November on sole run this season; teenager now and is perhaps past his best (handicapped accordingly).

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15

12th Apr 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

17:40 Southwell

Classic Tune

10st 3lb

J: David Noonan

T: Claire Dyson

Teenager who was under pressure when hampered on the final bend in C&D event last month (soon pulled up); defied a stone higher mark here in 2020 but still needs to prove he retains that ability.

33/1

12

6th Mar 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Classic Tune

10st 6lb

J: Cillin Leonard

T: Claire Dyson

led

25/1

7th

11

29th Nov 2022

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

15:35 Southwell

Classic Tune

10st 9lb

J: David Noonan

T: Claire Dyson

midfield, pushed along after 1st

14/1

Form: 9658-0

Last run: 65 days

W: 10st 3lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Defied a higher mark at Carlisle two years ago when making handicap debut; hasn't gone on from that success; suffered a heavy defeat on sole outing this season.

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15

6th Mar 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Locallink

10st 3lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Steph Hollinshead

held up in rear, jumped right 1st

33/1

12th

12

31st Dec 2022

Good To Soft

2m 7f 70y

Class 5

13:08 Uttoxeter

Locallink

10st 7lb

J: James Davies

T: Steph Hollinshead

2m3f win on good to soft with first-time tongue-tie (kept since) at Carlisle in April 2021 on handicap debut, but that performance stands out; cheekpieces were tried on last two outings; needs to be back in peak form.

25/1

8th

15

24th Mar 2022

Good

2m 3f 100y

Class 5

16:35 Chepstow

Locallink

10st 5lb

J: Charlie Hammond

T: Steph Hollinshead

2m3f win on good to soft with first-time tongue-tie (kept since) at Carlisle last April on handicap debut; not in the same form in his four runs this term, tried in cheekpieces latest; back down from 3m1f (last two starts) but he's still hard to approach with confidence.

20/1

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Payout
Exacta £433.00
Straight Forecast £332.80
Tricast £1462.70
Trifecta £2441.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Charging Point

WEST COUNTRY:

Claras Soldier

Daily Mirror:

Marajman

Telegraph:

Doors Breaker

The Star:

Infiniti

Daily Mail:

Claras Soldier

RP Ratings:

Charging Point

POSTDATA:

Charging Point

The Times:

Charging Point

The Guardian:

Charging Point

D Express:

Charging Point

The Sun:

Charging Point

Daily Record:

Marajman