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15:20 Market Rasen

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ABP Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £4356.8
  • 2m 4f 139y
  • Class 5
  • 12 runners
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ABP Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

8/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.00
  • Place: £1.70

Form: /43-34

Last run: 19 days

W: 10st 6lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

0-6 over hurdles but was placed off today's mark over C&D (good to soft; just behind Black Lightning) last month after a layoff, and her recent Fakenham fourth was perfectly respectable; probably won't be far away.

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2nd

6

10th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

17:00 Market Rasen

Pollypockett

11st 0lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Alex Hales

C&D winner in June off 8lb lower and hasn't been far away in her three subsequent runs (all on good); thereabouts if a layoff doesn't hold her back.

7/2

3rd

9

24th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 114y

Class 5

15:10 Plumpton

Pollypockett

10st 8lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Alex Hales

Won only narrowly at Market Rasen (2m4f, good) in June and has just come up short since then; mark continues to edge up and one or two others might be better in.

9/2

2nd

7

21st Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

20:05 Bangor-on-Dee

Pollypockett

10st 10lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Alex Hales

Narrow Market Rasen winner (2m4f, good) who just missed out in her follow-up bid at Worcester when denied by a hat-trick seeker; further 3lb rise is no help but should give her running.

5/1

9/2

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 22P-43 BF

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

0-10 under rules, but has made the frame seven times and ran a big race when third over C&D (just behind Rory And Me) in first-time visor a fortnight ago; must be considered.

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0

2

5th Nov 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 137y

Class 5

16:00 Huntingdon

Pileup

11st 4lb

J: Jamie Hamilton

T: Mark Walford

held up in rear, fell 1st

7/2

5th

1

9th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

14:20 Market Rasen

Pileup

12st 0lb

J: Tom Midgley

T: Mark Walford

0-8 over hurdles and 0-12 overall but seemingly aided by a visor when placed twice over C&D (good) last month and has obvious claims if in similar form again.

4/1

2nd

4

23rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

15:20 Market Rasen

Pileup

11st 11lb

J: Jamie Hamilton

T: Mark Walford

in touch with leaders

9/2

10/1

  • Place: £3.50

Form: 3735-2 CD

Last run: 42 days

W: 10st 4lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Gave pretty good account when second over C&D (good to soft) six weeks ago but this inconsistent 10yo remains without a win since 2021 and today's faster ground is probably not in his favour; others preferred.

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6th

10

10th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

16:25 Market Rasen

Black Lightning

10st 2lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Georgie Howell

Strike-rate of 3-41 and has struggled since finishing fourth here last summer; not the percentage call.

66/1

Form: 657-42 C

Last run: 14 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict

Triple course winner who has posted two good efforts over C&D since fitted with cheekpieces this spring, more recently when second of 12 a fortnight ago; respected.

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4th

3

23rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

15:20 Market Rasen

Rory And Me

12st 0lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Micky Hammond

pressed leader, not fluent and lost ground 5th

4/1

2nd

2

9th Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

14:20 Market Rasen

Rory And Me

12st 0lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Micky Hammond

All three wins here, two in bumpers and a maiden hurdle (2m2f+) a year ago; best effort since when close fourth over C&D last month (in cheekpieces for first time, behind Magna Moralia) and each-way hopes.

7/1

4th

4

22nd May 2023

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 4

19:45 Market Rasen

Rory And Me

11st 3lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Micky Hammond

prominent, pushed along and lost position last (usual 3 out)

3/1

Form: 876-23

Last run: 22 days

W: 10st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

0-9 over hurdles but posted good effort when second at Newcastle (2m1f, good) last month and was out of the weights when very respectable third here (2m, good) three weeks ago; effectively 3lb lower than last time today and has possibilities if the new trip suits.

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5th

10

23rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

15:20 Market Rasen

More To Follow

10st 2lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Daragh Bourke

held up in rear, not fluent 3rd

5/1

3rd

7

1st Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 125y

Class 5

18:40 Market Rasen

More To Follow

10st 2lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Daragh Bourke

held up in last

7/2

2nd

11

16th May 2023

Good

2m 0f 190y

Class 5

17:10 Newcastle

More To Follow

10st 2lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Daragh Bourke

Unplaced all starts but hasn't been beaten that far in handicaps, the latest when sixth at Perth last month; 3lb out of the weights but could play a part if only he would learn to settle in his races.

8/1

Form: 5P6P6- D

Last run: 75 days

W: 10st 2lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

Ended 2022 with some very disappointing efforts and was well beaten over C&D in April after a break; continues to slide down the weights but needs to stage a revival.

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9th

14

6th May 2024

Good

3m 1f 0y

Class 5

18:05 Warwick

Dakota Beat

10st 5lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: John Norton

towards rear

33/1

7th

9

19th Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 70y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Dakota Beat

10st 7lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: John Norton

took keen hold, prominent, outpaced and lost position before 4 out, weakened before 3 out

14/1

Form: /3340-

Last run: 314 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict

Dual hurdle winner in summer 2021 but absent since two heavy defeats over fences last summer; not the obvious answer.

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9th

6

(6)

16th Dec 2023

Standard

2m 0f 120y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Decoration Of War

9st 0lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Max Young

Two course wins much earlier in career but latest successes came over hurdles in 2021 and out of sorts over hurdles, fences and on this track in recent starts; blinkers refitted.

40/1

12th

11

10th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

15:20 Wolverhampton (AW)

Decoration Of War

9st 3lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Max Young

Regressive form over jumps this year and was tailed off over C&D on return to the Flat last month; others appeal more.

50/1

12

(3)

14th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Decoration Of War

9st 4lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Max Young

Pulled up over fences at Exeter three weeks ago and hasn't raced on the Flat since October 2021; there's no obvious reason why he'll prove threatening to those with more recent Flat form; safe to look elsewhere.

50/1

OUR TIP

Form: 2257-1 CD

Last run: 32 days

W: 12st 0lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 100

Form & Verdict

Battled on well to win off reduced mark over C&D (good) last month, her first run after a wind op; recent 3lb rise ought to be manageable and she's a likely contender again.

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3rd

2

9th May 2024

Good

3m 1f 10y

Class 5

14:25 Huntingdon

Headscarf Lil

11st 13lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Nicky Richards

4-23 over hurdles, with all her wins on good ground over shorter; the latest (last May) was her only win since 2021 but she was short-headed at Perth (3m on soft) last September and not disgraced two months ago when back from a 12-week break; capable of being thereabouts.

10/1

5th

7

9th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 5f 91y

Class 4

13:58 Ayr

Headscarf Lil

10st 5lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Nicky Richards

Creditable second on soft ground at Perth in September (3m) but all her wins have been on good ground; on fair mark now but probably needs the ground to dry out.

12/1

Form: 1533-P

Last run: 34 days

W: 10st 13lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Ran well for a long way at Uttoxeter (2m4f, good) last month, but dropped out very tamely in the straight and was pulled up before the final flight; has basically become disappointing and others look less risky.

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12

6th May 2024

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

17:35 Warwick

Rock On Tommy

10st 2lb

J: Lewis Saunders

T: Olly Murphy

Exposed 9yo who has a major question mark over current form and enough to prove back up in grade (raced mostly in Class 5); opposed.

33/1

14th

16

24th Apr 2024

Good

2m 0f 104y

Class 5

20:10 Taunton

Rock On Tommy

10st 12lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Olly Murphy

Back-to-back wins at Uttoxeter last summer (heavy/good to soft), the latest off 2lb higher; however, last year did not end well and was no better back from a break two weeks ago.

16/1

Form: 91P3-P

Last run: 17 days

W: 10st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Dug deep to open account at Doncaster (2m3f, good) in February and has since been placed over 3m, but is not one to rely upon heavily and needs to bounce back from this month's duff effort at Southwell.

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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: P868-6

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 2lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Unplaced all five hurdling starts; not disgraced when sixth of 13 at Newton Abbot (2m2f, good) last month but is effectively 2lb higher here and needs to find improvement from somewhere.

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11th

11

23rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

15:20 Market Rasen

Bay Sam Bella

10st 2lb

J: Mr James Jeavons

T: Alexander Gibbons

midfield, outpaced and dropped to rear 3 out, soon lost touch

33/1

6th

11

31st May 2023

Good

2m 2f 110y

Class 5

17:03 Newton Abbot

Bay Sam Bella

10st 2lb

J: Mr James Jeavons

T: Alexander Gibbons

0-6 in points and she's not shown much in her four hurdle runs including in a Stratford handicap (2m, good to soft) last month; can only be watched until she shows some promising signs.

66/1

10

23rd Apr 2023

Good

2m 0f 70y

Class 4

15:45 Stratford

Bay Sam Bella

10st 2lb

J: Mr James Jeavons

T: Alexander Gibbons

0-6 in points and has achieved little in novice hurdles; almost a stone out of the weights on handicap debut; hard to recommend.

66/1

Form: 48388-

Last run: 177 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Showed no promise when big-priced outsider for three soft-ground novice hurdles towards end of last year and is 6lb wrong for this handicap debut, but today's faster ground might show her in a better light.

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0

9

20th Sep 2023

Good

2m 2f 25y

Class 5

17:15 Kelso

Wedding Stress

10st 2lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Jacqueline Coward

took keen hold, prominent

66/1

0

11

6th Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

17:14 Hexham

Wedding Stress

10st 2lb

J: Alex Edwards

T: Jacqueline Coward

Tailed off behind My Gift To You on latest start and this maiden is 13lb out of the handicap.

66/1

8th

9

25th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

17:30 Southwell

Wedding Stress

10st 2lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Jacqueline Coward

took keen hold, in touch with leaders

50/1

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Payout
Exacta £201.00
Straight Forecast £159.10
Tricast £1257.00
Trifecta £1990.00

Selections

RP RATINGS:

Rory And Me

SPOTLIGHT:

More To Follow

Daily Mirror:

Headscarf Lil

POSTDATA:

Pileup

TOPSPEED:

Doors Breaker

The Times:

More To Follow

D Express:

More To Follow

The Sun:

Pileup

Telegraph:

Rory And Me

The Guardian:

Rory And Me

Daily Mail:

Rory And Me

The Star:

Headscarf Lil

Daily Record:

Headscarf Lil