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September Meeting Tribute To Queen Mares’ Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

  • Prize money: £3696.7
  • 2m 3f 123y
  • Class 5
  • 9 runners
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September Meeting Tribute To Queen Mares’ Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

Runners: 9 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

OUR TIP

6/4 (Won)

  • Win: £2.50
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 322-P1

Last run: 33 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

It was a winnable race they found for her at Uttoxeter (2m mares' maiden) but she did it well over a trip that was probably on the sharp side; should build on that off what looks a fair mark.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

5

7th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 0y

Class 4

15:40 Warwick

Police Academy

11st 12lb

J: Mr Ben Sutton

T: Fergal O’Brien

towards rear

4/1

1st

2

11th Oct 2023

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 3

16:30 Ludlow

Police Academy

11st 0lb

J: Mr Ben Sutton

T: Fergal O’Brien

in touch with leaders, switched right and pressed leaders 3 out, pushed along to lead 2 out, good jump last, ridden and went clear run-in, comfortably

6/5

5/1

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 3-3412

Last run: 32 days

W: 10st 10lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

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.

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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

2nd

6

20th Jul 2023

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

20:55 Worcester

Pollypockett

11st 0lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Alex Hales

Two satisfactory attempts after nearly a year off and gained her reward with a narrow success at Market Rasen last month; this will probably take a bit more winning but she may well still be open to improvement; up 3lb.

100/30

9/2

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 73-222

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Has finished runner-up in her last three hurdles, the latest in restored blinkers when going down narrowly to a well-backed winner; trip/ground fine and highly likely to be involved once more.

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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

5

30th Nov 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 171y

Class 4

13:35 Musselburgh

Never No Trouble

11st 1lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Donald McCain

2m hurdle winner (good) who is 1-15 in this sphere; consistent and came up with a career best last time, when a close second at Hereford (2m3f, good to firm); player.

7/2

2nd

1

17th Oct 2023

Good

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:45 Hereford

Never No Trouble

12st 0lb

J: William Maggs

T: Donald McCain

Lost out only by a neck in first-time visor at Bangor (2m3f, good) last month and has now been placed on her last three appearances; 3lb rise does not help matters but it's reasonable to expect another good run.

11/4

Form: P06-V8

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Ran well for a long way to be sixth at Ludlow in April (2m5f) but blinkers (retained) did nothing for her when tailed off at Worcester (2m7f); now 0-10 and others are far more appealing.

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4th

3

21st Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

20:05 Bangor-on-Dee

Symbolic Spirit

11st 5lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Amy Murphy

Ran well for a long way to be sixth at Ludlow in April (2m5f) but blinkers (retained) did nothing for her when tailed off at Worcester (2m7f); now 0-10 and others are far more appealing.

14/1

8th

3

1st Aug 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

20:45 Worcester

Symbolic Spirit

11st 5lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Amy Murphy

0-7 over hurdles but was right in the thick of things for a long way when close sixth at Ludlow (2m5f, good to soft) in April and might have a bit more to offer over this longer trip; swaps cheekpieces for blinkers.

8/1

4

26th May 2023

Good

2m 7f 0y

Class 5

19:40 Worcester

Symbolic Spirit

11st 4lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Amy Murphy

in touch with leaders, pulled up before 3 out, race voided

8/1

Form: 4/9164

Last run: 22 days

W: 10st 9lb

11 yo Mare

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Experienced 11yo who was winning for only the third time when a length successful at Uttoxeter in June (2m, good); well held since then and others have more pressing claims.

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Verdict Starting price

4th

8

13th Sep 2023

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

14:25 Uttoxeter

Green Or Black

10st 12lb

J: Edward Rees

T: Neil Mulholland

Veteran mare who battled well to win over C&D (good) off considerably reduced mark in June; not quite in same form since, though, and younger rivals have more appealing profiles; versatile regarding ground.

14/1

5th

8

21st Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

20:05 Bangor-on-Dee

Green Or Black

10st 9lb

J: Edward Rees

T: Neil Mulholland

Experienced 11yo who was winning for only the third time when a length successful at Uttoxeter in June (2m, good); well held since then and others have more pressing claims.

12/1

4th

6

30th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

16:55 Uttoxeter

Green Or Black

10st 11lb

J: Richie McLernon

T: Neil Mulholland

Veteran who rallied gamely in similar event over C&D (good) last month, ending a long losing spell; well behind Vision Of Hope at Market Rasen since but can't be dismissed back here.

10/1

Form: 0P-70

Last run: 72 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Poor so far but now goes handicapping for a respected yard and, although 5lb out of the handicap, that's negated by Toby Wynne's claim; worth checking in the market.

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Verdict Starting price

5th

10

8th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

12:45 Warwick

Hannahs Walk

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

travelled strongly, held up in rear

12/1

5th

8

4th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

3m 0f 5y

Class 5

15:05 Bangor-on-Dee

Hannahs Walk

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

took keen hold, held up in last, headway on outer 5 out

20/1

6th

10

6th Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

17:14 Hexham

Hannahs Walk

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Tailed off on her first four starts but much better when beaten less than ten lengths on recent Bangor handicap debut (2m3f+, 80-1, kept on steadily); could have a deal more to offer, even from 4lb out of the weights.

14/1

Form: 442

Last run: 17 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

3m point winner; lightly raced under rules and the form of her latest second in a maiden here could be franked should On Cloud Nine run well in the previous race; handicap debutante.

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0

7

15th Jan 2024

Good

2m 3f 147y

Class 5

14:07 Hereford

Maggie O

11st 4lb

J: Abbie McCain

T: Donald McCain

Came good over hurdles at fourth attempt, at Doncaster (2m, good; tongue-tie added) in November; just a respectable fourth at Musselburgh (1m7f, good to soft) since but may still have more to offer over this longer trip.

12/1

4th

6

18th Dec 2023

Soft

1m 7f 124y

Class 5

13:25 Musselburgh

Maggie O

11st 4lb

J: Abbie McCain

T: Donald McCain

Lightly raced 5yo who added to her Irish point win (good to yielding) when landing a Doncaster handicap (2m, good; tongue-tie added) under Abbie McCain last month; that was a comfortable win after wind surgery and she's open to more progress off 4lb higher; big player.

5/2

Form: 35176-

Last run: 284 days

W: 11st 2lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Needs a revival but she's back from a break and well handicapped on her defeat of Simply Red (last year's winner of this who runs earlier) on good ground at Southwell last summer (2m); below par on previous attempts at around this trip but she's bred for it.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

9

3rd Oct 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:40 Southwell

Shes A Rocca

10st 2lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Nicky Richards

Came from a long way off the pace to win Class 5 handicap over 2m here (good) last summer but safely held on all three subsequent outings; needs a good boost from the first-time cheekpieces today; 1lb wrong.

12/1

8th

5

21st Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

20:05 Bangor-on-Dee

Shes A Rocca

11st 2lb

J: Danny McMenamin

T: Nicky Richards

Needs a revival but she's back from a break and well handicapped on her defeat of Simply Red (last year's winner of this who runs earlier) on good ground at Southwell last summer (2m); below par on previous attempts at around this trip but she's bred for it.

10/1

Form: -41463 D

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 3lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Essentially underwhelming since coming 5l clear at Southwell (2m4f, good) in May and now has a point to prove.

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0

10

15th Jan 2024

Good

2m 3f 147y

Class 5

14:07 Hereford

Malina Ocarina

11st 2lb

J: Bryan Carver

T: Gary Hanmer

Won readily by 5l at Southwell (2m4f, good) in May and is now back on the same mark but she is not one to rely upon heavily and looked out of sorts on her last two outings in August/October.

25/1

10th

8

9th Oct 2023

Good

2m 6f 7y

Class 4

14:05 Stratford

Malina Ocarina

10st 8lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Gary Hanmer

Won readily by 5l at Southwell (2m4f, good) in May and is now only 2lb above that mark but is not one to rely upon heavily and needs to bounce back from a poor performance seven weeks ago.

10/1

0

4

21st Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

20:05 Bangor-on-Dee

Malina Ocarina

11st 3lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Gary Hanmer

Essentially underwhelming since coming 5l clear at Southwell (2m4f, good) in May and now has a point to prove.

8/1

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Payout
Exacta £104.00
Straight Forecast £92.30
Tricast £248.10
Trifecta £286.00

Selections

RP RATINGS:

Police Academy

The Guardian:

Never No Trouble

Daily Record:

Maggie O

D Express:

Malina Ocarina

POSTDATA:

Police Academy

WEST COUNTRY:

Police Academy

The Times:

Police Academy

Telegraph:

Police Academy

Daily Mail:

Police Academy

Daily Mirror:

Police Academy

The Star:

Police Academy

The Sun:

Never No Trouble