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15:00 Hereford

Soft

Cazoo Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £3406.24
  • 2m 0f 8y
  • Class 5
  • 7 runners
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Cazoo Handicap Chase

Runners: 7 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

100/30 (Won)

  • Win: £4.00
  • Place: £1.90

Form: 12-416 D BF

Last run: 31 days

W: 12st 1lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Readily won at Southwell (2m, good; fine on soft) in February but failed to repeat that form when only sixth on his return visit; on a decent mark but hard to know what to expect from him.

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3rd

1

27th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 8y

Class 5

15:10 Hereford

Ardmayle

12st 0lb

J: Ben Jones

T: Ali Stronge

Won this race last year and is now 2lb lower; however, this 12yo has plenty to prove having struggled on his three runs this season.

12/1

2

11th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 12y

Class 5

16:40 Taunton

Ardmayle

11st 13lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Ali Stronge

led, headed and prominent 2nd, not fluent 3rd, in touch with leaders when badly hampered by faller 5 out, soon dropped to rear, pulled up just before 4 out

14/1

5th

7

29th Jan 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 8y

Class 4

14:30 Hereford

Ardmayle

10st 12lb

J: Ben Jones

T: Ali Stronge

in touch with leaders, bumped 2nd

14/1

10/1

  • Place: £3.00

Form: 7/337P

Last run: 40 days

W: 12st 2lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

0-4 in bumpers and 0-9 over hurdles; underwhelming efforts (handicap/maiden) since returning from a break and goes chasing with much to prove.

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2nd

5

29th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 110y

Class 4

14:50 Worcester

Chestnut Pete

11st 7lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Sophie Leech

0-17 under all codes but was second in two 2m chases and a 2m5f novice hurdle in the spring; won't be far away if in similar form after break.

6/1

2nd

3

14th May 2023

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 4

15:05 Ludlow

Chestnut Pete

11st 3lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Sophie Leech

led at steady pace, overjumped 2nd, headed and pushed along before 3 out, kept on from 2 out, no match for winner

8/1

2nd

5

9th May 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

17:15 Ffos Las

Chestnut Pete

11st 9lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Sophie Leech

Beaten just a neck on his chase debut at Hereford (2m, good to soft) last month, but lost his rider at the first at Huntingdon last time; still unexposed over fences, but is 0-15 under rules and others hold more compelling claims.

14/1

Form: -96743 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 2lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

All wins have come at Huntingdon; latest third at Market Rasen was remote and he's 8lb higher today.

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4

1st Apr 2024

Good

2m 5f 44y

Class 4

14:32 Fakenham

Torrent Des Mottes

10st 2lb

J: Jamie Brace

T: John Cornwall

13yo who needs to prove he retains ability, having shown little in two outings this season; on a three-year losing spell and yet to win away from Huntingdon; 24lb out of the weights; opposed.

20/1

7th

8

17th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 5

13:32 Huntingdon

Torrent Des Mottes

10st 2lb

J: Ben Poste

T: John Cornwall

Veteran whose last win was off 4lb higher in this race back in 2021 (good to soft); fair third at Hereford last April (2m, good to soft) but faces a stiff tack from 4lb out of the handicap on going softer than ideal.

66/1

0

11

16th Nov 2023

Good To Soft

2m 5f 89y

Class 5

14:15 Market Rasen

Torrent Des Mottes

10st 4lb

J: Ben Poste

T: John Cornwall

held up in rear, detached and struggling before 9th, pulled up before 5 out

20/1

Form: 44-632 BF

Last run: 15 days

W: 10st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

0-6 but was placed over hurdles and he bumped into one ahead of his mark on his chase debut at Ffos Las (2m, heavy); only 1lb higher for this; the one to beat.

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8th

6

6th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

13:40 Uttoxeter

Yellow Jacket

10st 8lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Donald McCain

Placed in one of his two handicaps over hurdles but his improvement has come as a chaser, winning at Bangor (heavy) and second at Huntingdon (soft); off the same mark as last time and shouldn't be far away.

4/1

2nd

5

17th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 5

13:32 Huntingdon

Yellow Jacket

10st 8lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Donald McCain

Off the mark over fences when beating a stable companion at Bangor last time (2m1f, heavy; tongue-tie first time); conditions suit; chance despite 4lb rise.

7/2

Form: 424425

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

0-23; probably found the ground too soft when prominent in the betting at Market Rasen and he went close the time before at Southwell (2m, good); has a race in him but conditions aren't ideal.

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8

9th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 8y

Class 5

14:30 Hereford

Lonimoss Bareliere

10st 2lb

J: Philip Armson

T: Rob Summers

Has placed form over fences but a longstanding maiden and he's 7lb out of the weights; blinkers are new.

25/1

6

4th Mar 2024

Soft

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

14:05 Southwell

Lonimoss Bareliere

10st 3lb

J: James Best

T: Rob Summers

He's on a handy mark judged on form as recent as last summer, but he struggled on his three outings towards the end of last year and is now 0-31; others make greater appeal.

16/1

Form: 69P-0P

Last run: 15 days

W: 10st 5lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

50-1 when pulled up at Ffos Las in the chase in which Yellow Jacket was second; hard to warm to.

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14

9th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 5

16:02 Hereford

Gala Des Lys

10st 5lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Adrian Wintle

Disappointing over fences for Deborah Faulkner last season and struggled when reappearing for new stable last month; reverts to hurdling with huge amount to prove and is 2lb out of the weights.

66/1

8th

11

1st Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:00 Ffos Las

Gala Des Lys

10st 2lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Adrian Wintle

always behind, struggling before 4 out

40/1

OUR TIP

Form: 24345P D

Last run: 13 days

W: 10st 9lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Ultimately disappointing for Olly Murphy and there has been no significant upturn in his fortunes since he joined this stable; blinkers are given a go.

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7th

3

6th Apr 2023

Soft

2m 0f 8y

Class 5

15:00 Hereford

Blazers Mill

10st 9lb

J: Cillin Leonard

T: Sarah-Jayne Davies

Ultimately disappointing for Olly Murphy and there has been no significant upturn in his fortunes since he joined this stable; blinkers are given a go.

16/1

6

24th Mar 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 194y

Class 5

15:50 Hereford

Blazers Mill

11st 4lb

J: William Kennedy

T: Sarah-Jayne Davies

Became disappointing for Olly Murphy and there has been no significant upturn in his fortunes since he joined this stable in the autumn (three runs); continues to slide down the weights but is not the obvious answer.

25/1

5th

7

5th Feb 2023

Good

2m 4f 194y

Class 4

15:03 Hereford

Blazers Mill

10st 10lb

J: William Kennedy

T: Sarah-Jayne Davies

Bumper/2m novice hurdle winner for previous yard but he wasn't the same force for them after an absence and well held in handicap chases for these connections; is one to watch back up in trip.

25/1

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Payout
Exacta £244.00
Straight Forecast £242.60
Trifecta £2349.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Yellow Jacket

The Times:

Lonimoss Bareliere

RP Ratings:

Yellow Jacket

POSTDATA:

Yellow Jacket

Telegraph:

Yellow Jacket

The Guardian:

Yellow Jacket

Daily Mail:

Yellow Jacket

D Express:

Yellow Jacket

Daily Mirror:

Yellow Jacket

The Sun:

Yellow Jacket

The Star:

Yellow Jacket

Daily Record:

Yellow Jacket