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Racing TV Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £4356.8
  • 2m 3f 189y
  • Class 5
  • 8 runners
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Racing TV Handicap Chase

Runners: 8 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.40
  • Place: £1.60

Form: 23P4-5

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

In good form during the winter, notably when winning off 1lb higher at Fakenham (2m5f, good), but has lost his way this spring (albeit he ran okay over C&D two starts ago); risky at present.

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14

12th Apr 2024

Good

2m 7f 95y

Class 5

15:45 Fakenham

Cloudy Wednesday

10st 7lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Caroline Fryer

5th

12

12th Apr 2024

Good

2m 4f 1y

Class 5

15:10 Fakenham

Cloudy Wednesday

10st 11lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Caroline Fryer

disputed lead, jumped path before 1st

5/2

1st

5

1st Apr 2024

Good

3m 0f 38y

Class 5

15:42 Fakenham

Cloudy Wednesday

10st 8lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Caroline Fryer

Won over 2m5f here last year and put two disappointing runs behind him when close second at Huntingdon (2m4f, good) a week ago; yet fully to convince stamina-wise over 3m but still goes on the shortlist.

3/1

OUR TIP

9/2

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 3F26-5 CD

Last run: 17 days

W: 12st 1lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Triple chase winner in early 2022 (once over C&D); seemed to run well when second of three over C&D (soft) in March but two disappointing efforts have followed and he needs a boost from the first-time cheekpieces.

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0

6

10th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 4f 25y

Class 5

13:05 Leicester

Out The Glen

11st 2lb

J: Mr Oliver Boyden

T: Olly Murphy

Dual course winner in 2022 (2m4f/2m6f) but has regressed and become inconsistent; didn't run badly in selling hurdle on Boxing Day (first-time blinkers) and is versatile regarding ground but younger rivals appeal more.

10/1

4th

3

26th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 125y

Class 5

12:05 Market Rasen

Out The Glen

10st 6lb

J: Mr Oliver Boyden

T: Olly Murphy

Won two handicap chases in March 2022 (2m4f, good/good to soft); some fair efforts over fences without winning since but below par after a break the last twice (beaten 34l at Hereford ten days ago); new headgear; looks stable second string.

7/1

7th

3

16th Dec 2023

Good

2m 4f 194y

Class 5

11:55 Hereford

Out The Glen

12st 0lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Olly Murphy

Three-time chase winner who nearly made it four at Huntingdon in May (2m4f, good; first-time cheekpieces); bled when pulled up back there next time; effective in the reapplied cheekpieces and has a big run in him.

12/1

25/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 54/PP-

Last run: 30 days

W: 10st 2lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Pulled up after lacklustre performances on final two starts last season (2m6f/3m3f) and now 0-11 over fences; 5lb out of the weights here; very difficult to enthuse over.

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5th

8

5th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

15:23 Worcester

Guttural

10st 5lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Phillippa Taylor

Posted a return to some form when third at Huntingdon in May and built on it with a C&D win last month, his first in 20 attempts under rules; up 5lb but may defy that now he has hit the target.

6/1

1st

9

15th Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

17:50 Worcester

Guttural

10st 5lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Phillippa Taylor

Long-standing maiden but he posted a creditable third of eight in 2m4f Huntingdon handicap 23 days ago; he needs to back it up now.

25/1

3rd

8

23rd May 2023

Good

2m 3f 189y

Class 5

16:00 Huntingdon

Guttural

10st 2lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Phillippa Taylor

Pulled up after lacklustre performances on final two starts last season (2m6f/3m3f) and now 0-11 over fences; 5lb out of the weights here; very difficult to enthuse over.

25/1

Form: 33635-

Last run: 57 days

W: 11st 1lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Belatedly came good under rules in small-field chase at Sedgefield (2m5f, good to soft) last spring but has rather mixed record since, and dropped out very tamely on latest outing in March.

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5th

3

15th Jan 2024

Good

3m 1f 119y

Class 5

15:37 Hereford

Stamina Chope

11st 7lb

J: Lee Edwards

T: Dave Roberts

Winning chaser who was off the mark over hurdles at Plumpton (3m1f, good to soft) in October and was then third on heavy ground at Leicester; well held latterly but these conditions should be more favourable.

14/1

Form: 1U2P-4

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 10lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Not one to rely upon heavily but won off today's mark at Taunton (2m2f, good) in December and didn't run badly at Ludlow (2m) this month; looks well worth a crack at today's trip and is capable of a bold show.

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5th

5

23rd May 2023

Good

2m 3f 189y

Class 5

16:00 Huntingdon

Letsbe Avenue

10st 10lb

J: Harry Kimber

T: Keiran Burke

Not one to rely upon heavily but won off today's mark at Taunton (2m2f, good) in December and didn't run badly at Ludlow (2m) this month; looks well worth a crack at today's trip and is capable of a bold show.

11/4

4th

5

9th May 2023

Good

1m 7f 212y

Class 5

19:30 Ludlow

Letsbe Avenue

10st 12lb

J: Harry Kimber

T: Keiran Burke

Opened his account on yard debut in 2m2f Taunton handicap chase in December but he's been hit and miss since and was pulled up at Fontwell (2m2f) last time; he needs to bounce back.

10/1

6

8th Mar 2023

Good

2m 1f 165y

Class 4

15:40 Fontwell

Letsbe Avenue

10st 3lb

J: Harry Kimber

T: Keiran Burke

held up in rear, jumped left and bumped rival 7th

100/30

Form: 2234P-

Last run: 41 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict

Runner-up in four consecutive handicap hurdles in the autumn but returned from break with poor performance last month and needs to put that behind him on today's chasing debut; cheekpieces refitted.

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5th

2

19th Jul 2023

Soft

3m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:40 Uttoxeter

Lough Carra

11st 2lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Jennie Candlish

14-race maiden who has threatened a breakthrough win but doesn't appear to be improving; beaten 12l in the new visor last time at Worcester (2m4f) and this longer trip isn't sure to benefit.

8/1

3rd

4

28th Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

13:58 Worcester

Lough Carra

11st 3lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Jennie Candlish

Maiden; runner-up four times over hurdles and similar efforts in two chase attempts at Huntingdon at the end of last month; visor probably needs to provoke some improvement if he's to win this; often well backed.

5/1

Form: 5/P7P-

Last run: 31 days

W: 10st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Left Charlie Longsdon after disappointing chasing debut in November and didn't fire on either start for new stable towards end of last season; needs to turn a corner.

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0

11

5th Jul 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

14:53 Worcester

Glebe Road

10st 2lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: John Mackie

Maiden under rules; hasn't achieved much in four chases since joining this stable and also 5lb out of the handicap.

33/1

5th

5

6th Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

14:45 Southwell

Glebe Road

10st 2lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: John Mackie

Soundly beaten in all three starts for new stable this year and now 0-9 under rules; 1lb wrong here and clearly needs to do much better.

16/1

7th

4

23rd May 2023

Good

2m 3f 189y

Class 5

16:00 Huntingdon

Glebe Road

10st 11lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: John Mackie

Left Charlie Longsdon after disappointing chasing debut in November and didn't fire on either start for new stable towards end of last season; needs to turn a corner.

14/1

Form: 2U83P-

Last run: 44 days

W: 10st 2lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Won over hurdles last summer (2m, good) and was second on chase debut at Plumpton (2m3f, good) in September but dropped out tamely at Plumpton last month, after a break, and needs to prove his wellbeing here.

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9th

14

2nd Jul 2023

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

17:00 Uttoxeter

Agent Saonois

10st 2lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: Neil Mulholland

Similar profile to African Sun, having gained sole success over C&D last July; far from certain to repeat that form, having achieved little (over fences/hurdles) this year.

25/1

6th

8

8th Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

17:05 Ffos Las

Agent Saonois

10st 2lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: Neil Mulholland

Won a 2m handicap hurdle at Uttoxeter last summer (effectively off this mark) and he ran some fair races over fences in the latter part of 2022; he hasn't gone with much enthusiasm in two runs this spring though and reverts to hurdling with something to prove.

12/1

8th

7

23rd May 2023

Good

2m 3f 189y

Class 5

16:00 Huntingdon

Agent Saonois

10st 2lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Neil Mulholland

Won over hurdles last summer (2m, good) and was second on chase debut at Plumpton (2m3f, good) in September but dropped out tamely at Plumpton last month, after a break, and needs to prove his wellbeing here.

11/2

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Payout
Exacta £348.00
Straight Forecast £313.80
Tricast £1864.90
Trifecta £2123.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Letsbe Avenue

RP RATINGS:

Cloudy Wednesday

Daily Mirror:

Out The Glen

The Star:

Agent Saonois

The Times:

Stamina Chope

TOPSPEED:

Cloudy Wednesday

POSTDATA:

Cloudy Wednesday

Daily Mail:

Cloudy Wednesday

The Sun:

Out The Glen

WEST COUNTRY:

Letsbe Avenue

Telegraph:

Letsbe Avenue

The Guardian:

Letsbe Avenue

D Express:

Letsbe Avenue

Daily Record:

Letsbe Avenue