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17:15 Hereford

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  • Prize money: £2614.08
  • 2m 0f 53y
  • Class 5
  • 13 runners
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Runners: 13 runners

Type: NH Flat

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

16/1 (Won)

  • Win: £14.80
  • Place: £4.50

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Cost 20,000euros as a 3yo; first foal; dam won over hurdles/fences at up to 3m1f; plenty to stamina in her pedigree and may be one for further down the line; trainer has 9% strike-rate in bumpers in recent seasons.

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15th

4

11th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 209y

Class 1

17:15 Aintree

Future Fortune

11st 2lb

J: James Bowen

T: Warren Greatrex

Has failed to build on her Hereford success (good) in two subsequent runs, latest at Sedgefield (soft); goes against her own sex for the first time but faces a stiff task on the figures.

66/1

3rd

3

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 5

15:42 Sedgefield

Future Fortune

11st 2lb

J: Jonjo O’Neill Jr

T: Warren Greatrex

in touch with leaders

9/4

8th

14

22nd Dec 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 152y

Class 1

15:40 Ascot

Future Fortune

10st 9lb

J: James Bowen

T: Warren Greatrex

Beat males when making a winning debut at 12-1 at Hereford (2m, good) in October; open to improvement but it was a tight finish last time and others arrive with stronger form claims.

20/1

8/1

  • Place: £1.30

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Held every chance when falling at the final fence in a 2m4f maiden point in May (winner fair third in a Worcester bumper last month); sold for £50,000 soon after; bumper winners in his pedigree and market check required.

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3rd

1

26th Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

14:50 Taunton

Diamond Dice

11st 12lb

J: Jonjo O’Neill Jr

T: Jonjo O’Neill

prominent

7/2

1st

3

21st Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 169y

Class 4

13:55 Ludlow

Diamond Dice

11st 7lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Jonjo O’Neill

Ran well in autumn bumpers, including Listed; form dipped the last twice but latest effort (over a stiff 2m1f on hurdles debut) suggests this sharper scenario will suit; shortlisted.

7/1

3/1

  • Place: £1.20

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Beat seven rivals to win an Irish point in April and was bought soon after for 155,000euros; half-sister to a bumper winner and, if money talks, ought to be a leading candidate for a trainer with fair record in these races.

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5th

1

9th Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 216y

Class 1

15:00 Sandown

Bellas Bridge

11st 2lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Jamie Snowden

Point winner who improved upon October's bumper debut third at Hereford (2m, good) when making all at Ludlow (2m, soft); the placed mares appear to be fair yardsticks and she could continue to progress; not ruled out.

10/1

1st

1

5th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 169y

Class 4

15:55 Ludlow

Bellas Bridge

11st 3lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Jamie Snowden

Bought for 155,000euros shortly after winning Irish point; close third at Hereford (2m, good) for new yard and should build on that effort; had wind surgery since; the form pick.

2/1

3rd

12

24th Oct 2023

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

17:15 Hereford

Bellas Bridge

10st 6lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Jamie Snowden

prominent, went second home turn, challenging over 1f out, kept on but lost second towards finish

3/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Narrow winner of a Larkhill maiden point last November (2m4f, placed horses have done little for the form but subsequent winners further back); bought for £50,000 the following month; could prove an interesting candidate, despite the absence; tongue-strap fitted.

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4th

2

24th Oct 2023

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

17:15 Hereford

Matchadam

11st 0lb

J: Richard Patrick

T: Tom Lacey

prominent, ridden over 1f out, kept on

10/1

Form:

Last run: 166 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Only tenth of 16 on debut at Huntingdon in May but sent off at 8-1, suggesting more was expected; still not disgraced there and could well play a part if making normal improvement.

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0

2

17th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

15:20 Southwell

Head Over Hinds

11st 2lb

J: Caoilin Quinn

T: Gary Moore

held up in rear

7/1

12th

3

11th Dec 2023

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

12:35 Lingfield (AW)

Head Over Hinds

11st 2lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Gary Moore

Well held in both bumpers but he ran well for a long way when fifth of 13 at Hereford (2m, good) in October and that form was boosted when the runner-up ran well in a Listed race next time; open to more improvement after another break and he's respected.

15/2

5th

1

24th Oct 2023

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

17:15 Hereford

Head Over Hinds

11st 0lb

J: Jamie Moore

T: Gary Moore

took keen hold, led, headed over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

12/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Cost 38,000euros last year; half-brother to a hurdle winner and dam won a bumper before proving useful over hurdles; tongue-strap on for debut but definitely worth a market check; yard also runs Matchadam.

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7th

10

25th Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:05 Huntingdon

My Friend Sean

11st 0lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Tom Lacey

Took a big step forward on his handicap debut when a clear third of 12 at Doncaster (2m3f) 33 days ago, despite pulling hard; runner-up has gone in since so he's a player off an unchanged mark.

2/1

3rd

12

21st Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 88y

Class 5

16:15 Doncaster

My Friend Sean

10st 13lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Tom Lacey

pressed leader, led 4th

10/1

11/2

Form: 3-

Last run: 234 days

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Had subsequent winners behind when beaten 15l in a Newbury bumper in March; should benefit from the experience and worth considering.

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5th

7

16th Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

15:20 Kempton

Irish Chorus

11st 0lb

J: Tom Cannon

T: Alan King

Regressive results in bumpers but there was clear promise in her Newbury debut effort; combination of a tweak (had wind surgery since last run) and switch to hurdles may prompt a turnaround.

25/1

10th

3

15th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 1

14:50 Doncaster

Irish Chorus

11st 2lb

J: Paul O’Brien

T: Alan King

Beaten 15l in a useful Newbury bumper in March but below that level when 23l behind Future Fortune at Hereford (again on good); her trainer is not perturbed by a rematch and she is no doubt capable of leaving that effort behind.

33/1

OUR TIP

Form: 27-

Last run: 201 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Both runs came over C&D in the spring; ran well when second on debut but beaten 36l in April; others make greater appeal.

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8th

6

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 53y

Class 4

14:22 Hereford

Chevington

11st 3lb

J: Jay Tidball

T: Alastair Ralph

Raced at this course in bumpers, best effort when second on debut; ordinary form in two novice hurdles at Ludlow (behind Jour D'Evasion the first time) and needs improvement.

25/1

4th

2

7th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

1m 7f 169y

Class 4

14:20 Ludlow

Chevington

11st 0lb

J: Jay Tidball

T: Alastair Ralph

All three bumper runs were at Hereford, easily best of them on debut when second in a small field; 125-1 and beaten about 18l when sixth of 15 to an impressive winner in C&D novice (soft) on hurdle debut but that's the best hurdles form in this field; it does not set a high standard.

7/2

6th

1

20th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 169y

Class 4

15:35 Ludlow

Chevington

11st 0lb

J: Jay Tidball

T: Alastair Ralph

All three bumper runs were at Hereford and easily the best was on debut when second in a small field; doesn't look up to this.

40/1

Form: U1 D

Last run: 43 days

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Inauspicious debut but beat two rivals at Newton Abbot last month; this will require vastly more, especially under a penalty.

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0

10

16th Nov 2023

Good

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

13:15 Taunton

Jukebox Annie

10st 9lb

J: Mr Peter Summers

T: Claire Hitch

raced in fourth, lost ground when not fluent 4 out

33/1

9th

7

24th Oct 2023

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

17:15 Hereford

Jukebox Annie

10st 13lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Claire Hitch

towards rear, weakened over 3f out

25/1

1st

4

11th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

17:35 Newton Abbot

Jukebox Annie

10st 7lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Claire Hitch

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, headway on outer over 2f out, pushed along and led over 1f out, edged left but quickened final 110yds, clear final 110yds, comfortably

8/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Home-bred; first foal; dam won on the Flat and over hurdles; trainer in early stages of career but 0-6 in bumpers so far.

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14th

4

14th Nov 2023

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

12:10 Lingfield

Inspector Maigret

11st 2lb

J: Shane Quinlan

T: Harriet Brown

100-1 for bumper debut at Hereford in October when back-pedalling from a long way out; early days.

150/1

10th

6

24th Oct 2023

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

17:15 Hereford

Inspector Maigret

10st 13lb

J: Shane Quinlan

T: Harriet Brown

prominent, lost position 6f out, weakened 4f out

33/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Bought for 16,500euros last year; unraced dam a half-sister to two jumping winners; trainer 6-89 in bumpers in the last five years; others in this field make more striking appeal.

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4th

10

10th Jan 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 4

13:25 Doncaster

West Hill Shadow

11st 4lb

J: Micheal Nolan

T: Seamus Mullins

Beaten about 40l in his bumper and both starts over hurdles.

100/1

14th

14

19th Dec 2023

Soft

1m 7f 50y

Class 4

14:20 Wincanton

West Hill Shadow

11st 4lb

J: James Best

T: Seamus Mullins

Beaten about 40l in his two runs, a Hereford bumper and Taunton novice.

100/1

6th

7

16th Nov 2023

Good

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

13:50 Taunton

West Hill Shadow

11st 2lb

J: Micheal Nolan

T: Seamus Mullins

Unraced dam a half-sister to two jumps winners; 66-1 for debut in a Hereford bumper (good), when he was always in rear.

50/1

25/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Early casualty in a maiden point in March (10-1, six ran); others appear more likely candidates.

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12th

5

24th Oct 2023

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

17:15 Hereford

Elauro

10st 13lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Tom Weston

midfield, lost position after 6f, weakened 6f out

25/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Brother to two hurdle winners; cost £4,000 as a 3yo; trainer 0-6 in bumpers in last five years; others more obvious.

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13th

10

24th Oct 2023

Good

2m 0f 53y

Class 5

17:15 Hereford

Sixties Boy

10st 13lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Sam Allwood

took keen hold, midfield, weakened over 6f out

33/1

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Payout
Exacta £705.00
Straight Forecast £496.80
Trifecta £2976.00

Selections

LAMBOURN:

Bellas Bridge

SPOTLIGHT:

Navajo Indy

POSTDATA:

Diamond Dice

Daily Mirror:

Irish Chorus

The Guardian:

Chevington

Daily Mail:

Matchadam

The Sun:

Diamond Dice

The Times:

Bellas Bridge

Telegraph:

Bellas Bridge

The Star:

Bellas Bridge

Daily Record:

Irish Chorus

RP RATINGS:

Navajo Indy

TOPSPEED:

Navajo Indy

D Express:

Navajo Indy