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Shaun Evans Flooring Mares’ Handicap Hurdle (Go North Lady Buttons Series Qualifier)

  • Prize money: £3406.24
  • 2m 5f 34y
  • Class 5
  • 14 runners
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Shaun Evans Flooring Mares’ Handicap Hurdle (Go North Lady Buttons Series Qualifier)

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £12.00
  • Place: £3.20

Form: 95-953 C BF

Last run: 34 days

W: 10st 11lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

A fair 1m6f Flat winner in 2022 who arrives in decent nick in this sphere, third to Solway Molly in 2m4f Hexham handicap 34 days ago; this course winner can't be ruled out off a slipping mark.

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2nd

2

(12)

3rd Apr 2024

Soft

1m 4f 13y

Class 6

14:55 Catterick

Joie De Vivre

9st 11lb

J: David Nolan

T: Martin Todhunter

Win and placed form over hurdles this winter and she's a dual Flat winner (1m4f/1m6f) who enjoys soft ground; on a reasonable mark and the return of cheekpieces is no bad thing.

8/1

20/1

  • Place: £14.20

Form: 9679

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 8lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 93

Form & Verdict

Ex-Irish mare who has been brought along steadily over hurdles, dropped back to 2m when ninth in Hexham novice 26 days ago; it would come as no surprise to see her take a step forward now handicapping with her stamina drawn out a lot more.

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8

5th Mar 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 62y

Class 5

16:20 Newcastle

Line In The Sand

11st 3lb

J: Jonathon Bewley

T: George Bewley

in touch with leaders, pulled up quickly just after 4th, fatally injured, race voided

14/1

7th

10

13th Jan 2024

Soft

3m 0f 26y

Class 4

13:40 Wetherby

Line In The Sand

10st 10lb

J: Jonathon Bewley

T: George Bewley

Placed in 3m points and good second at 50-1 on handicap debut at Sedgefield (2m5f, soft) in November; of interest on that evidence but tailed off at Kelso (2m2f, heavy) recently and has to leave that well behind.

20/1

4th

6

29th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 2f 25y

Class 4

14:28 Kelso

Line In The Sand

10st 6lb

J: Jonathon Bewley

T: George Bewley

prominent, lost position after 4 out

5/1

25/1

  • Place: £4.40

Form: 3/P6P-

Last run: 214 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Remains a maiden and she ended last season out of form, pulled up in Market Rasen handicap on her final run; she needs to take a big step forward after seven months off the track.

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10

7th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:42 Southwell

Poetria

10st 5lb

J: Jamie Hamilton

T: Mark Walford

0-14 but was placed over hurdles and she did go off favourite for chase debut at Newcastle (2m4f, heavy) where an early mistake didn't help matters (ended up last of five); better was expected by all accounts and she tries cheekpieces.

8/1

5th

5

13th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 19y

Class 5

16:30 Newcastle

Poetria

10st 6lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Mark Walford

13-race maiden who hasn't threatened over hurdles the last twice; however, she's on a competitive mark on her best form in that sphere and she's only six; one to watch in the betting on her chase debut.

7/1

4th

10

11th Jan 2024

Soft

3m 1f 71y

Class 5

12:45 Catterick

Poetria

10st 9lb

J: Jamie Hamilton

T: Mark Walford

Inconsistent 12-race maiden; fair third at Sedgefield (2m5f, soft) on her seasonal return in November but she's not gone on from that and was a remote third at Newcastle last month; now tries this new trip in headgear and she comes with risks attached.

10/1

Form: 346-

Last run: 274 days

W: 10st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

In the frame in a pair of 2m maiden hurdles last winter but she beat only one on her handicap debut at Southwell (2m) nine months ago; bred to be suited by this much longer distance so she's no forlorn hope on her comeback run.

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1st

15

24th Apr 2024

Good

2m 7f 198y

Class 5

17:15 Taunton

Harkangel

10st 3lb

J: David Noonan

T: Tom Gretton

Has failed to offer much in five handicaps and was well behind a couple of these two runs back; new headgear combination will need to make a difference.

20/1

11

2nd Feb 2024

Good To Soft

3m 0f 60y

Class 5

14:55 Southwell

Harkangel

10st 2lb

J: Luke Scott

T: Tom Gretton

Others have more pressing claims judged on her four handicaps (2m, 2m5f, 2m4f and 3m); 5lb out of the handicap and a 5lb claimer is recruited.

25/1

Form: -22303 D

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

A fair 2m4f hurdles winner but she was below par after three months off when third of seven in 2m4f Huntingdon handicap 30 days ago; she should build on it here.

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9th

13

31st Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 140y

Class 5

15:54 Market Rasen

Emily Wade

10st 3lb

J: Jonathan England

T: Sam England

Southwell winner in March last year (2m3f, good to soft); some fair efforts afterwards last summer; mainly disappointing this winter.

14/1

6th

9

1st Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 156y

Class 5

13:20 Catterick

Emily Wade

10st 6lb

J: Jonathan England

T: Sam England

Won a 2m4f mares' handicap at Southwell in March; well beaten on last three starts and a bit to prove although better handicapped now and is dropping in trip.

9/1

Form: 225P12

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 4lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Opened her account over hurdles at Hexham (2m4f) in October and she backed it up with a very good second of 19 in 2m4f Carlisle handicap a fortnight ago; she must enter calculations despite taking a 3lb rise.

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0

7

22nd Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 4

14:30 Hexham

Solway Molly

10st 7lb

J: Conor Rabbitt

T: Lisa Harrison

Bumper and C&D winner (soft) who produced her best hurdles effort when second of 19 at Carlisle (2m4f, soft) on her penultimate start; well beaten from this mark at Sedgefield (2m5f, soft) latest but not written off.

11/2

Form: 67-754

Last run: 59 days

W: 11st 1lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Yet to get her head in front but she comes here in good nick, fourth of ten in 2m4f Perth handicap in September; she's one for the shortlist off an easing mark.

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11th

9

18th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 171y

Class 5

15:50 Musselburgh

Dot Cotton

10st 13lb

J: Richie McLernon

T: R Mike Smith

towards rear

9/1

0

11

5th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 124y

Class 5

14:30 Musselburgh

Dot Cotton

11st 2lb

J: Callum Bewley

T: R Mike Smith

She's a 16-race maiden but she ran well when second here (2m4f, good to soft) last month off a career-low mark (behind comfortable winner Lihyan who is due to run in the 1:55); back up 1lb today; might not be far away.

9/1

2nd

4

18th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 3f 171y

Class 5

14:25 Musselburgh

Dot Cotton

11st 1lb

J: Richie McLernon

T: R Mike Smith

On dangerous mark but she's still a maiden after 15 starts and has an uninspiring record of 4937677547 in handicaps; others preferred.

9/1

Form: 85P389

Last run: 29 days

W: 10st 10lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Irish point winner who has yet to score in this sphere but she hinted at promise for her new yard when staying on late into ninth in 2m4f handicap here 29 days ago; possibilities with this return to a longer trip a likely plus.

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3rd

5

14th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 7f 91y

Class 5

14:15 Newcastle

Just Hannah

10st 7lb

J: John Kington

T: Danny Brooke

Point winner who is one to watch in the betting off a lowly mark on her chase debut; however, she's been struggling over hurdles this year and needs to raise her game in a big way.

9/1

Form: 734FP

Last run: 69 days

W: 11st 5lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 90

Form & Verdict

Has failed to kick on since making an encouraging hurdling debut third at Cartmel in May, pulled up in 2m1f Fontwell handicap in September; cheekpieces go on now.

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2nd

3

18th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 49y

Class 5

15:18 Fontwell

Callin Baton Rouge

10st 11lb

J: James Bowen

T: Warren Greatrex

midfield, good jump and headway on outer 5th, led 6th, hit 3 out, headed and outpaced 2 out, kept on but no chance with winner from last

9/4

4th

7

26th Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 5

14:50 Plumpton

Callin Baton Rouge

11st 1lb

J: James Bowen

T: Warren Greatrex

0-7 over hurdles and more exposed than some of these but bounced back from a disappointing run when second over C&D (soft) a fortnight ago and has obvious claims if in the right mood again.

7/2

Form: 14240/ C

Last run: 566 days

W: 11st 13lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Reliable sort who was a dual course winner in December 2021 but she has an 18-month absence to overcome here; market can prove a good guide.

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3rd

7

10th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

18:20 Sedgefield

Cailin Dearg

11st 1lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Rose Dobbin

Gained all three hurdling wins over C&D on soft ground, most recently when holding on well from a next-time-out winner in February (front pair clear); still on a workable mark after 6lb rise and today's faster ground will also suit.

4/1

OUR TIP

Form: 12732-

Last run: 223 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Montmartre mare who showed fairly useful winning bumper form and signed off for last term with a very good second in 2m5f Wetherby maiden hurdle in March; found to have blood in her trachea there but she looks to have more to offer now going into handicaps on her return; player.

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7th

3

6th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 139y

Class 5

13:35 Market Rasen

Bridget Breeze

11st 13lb

J: Tom Midgley

T: Gillian Boanas

in touch with leaders

12/1

Form: 86/F3-

Last run: 284 days

W: 11st 12lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

Fair form in bumpers and she showed a similar level in this sphere when third of eight in 2m4f novice here nine months ago; that form has worked out well so she needs considering on her handicap debut.

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10th

10

6th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 0y

Class 5

14:40 Warwick

Darsis Darling

11st 2lb

J: Tom Midgley

T: Sue Smith

Has shown some promise in bumpers and over hurdles but she was pulled up at a big price on her handicap debut at Sedgefield (2m5f, soft) in November; dropped 4lb but she has something to prove after another absence.

50/1

Form: 5068-7

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 3lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

Fair bumper winner who has yet to match that form in three starts over hurdles, though she wasn't disgraced after six months off when a fading seventh in 2m Hexham novice 26 days ago; she can take a step forward now going into handicaps up in distance.

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2nd

4

7th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 1f 0y

Class 5

15:45 Carlisle

You Some Girl

11st 3lb

J: Ross Chapman

T: Rebecca Menzies

Scored on her bumper debut in 2022 but she's yet to add to that in this sphere and made mistakes when below-par sixth in 2m Sedgefield handicap 29 days ago; hood is refitted and she's also tongue tied, so could bounce back.

7/2

6th

7

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 5

15:10 Sedgefield

You Some Girl

10st 10lb

J: Ross Chapman

T: Rebecca Menzies

held up in rear, not fluent 2nd, bad mistake 4 out

8/1

6th

8

2nd Jan 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 100y

Class 5

13:15 Ayr

You Some Girl

11st 8lb

J: Ross Chapman

T: Rebecca Menzies

Bumper winner who was in front when falling heavily on her handicap debut at Sedgefield (2m5f, soft) in November; may have still been feeling the effects when not jumping with much fluency at Kelso last time; may be best watched for now.

14/1

Form: 6P7-63

Last run: 37 days

W: 10st 11lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Now 0-16 but she turned in easily her best effort for her current yard when third of nine in 2m4f novice here last month; she needs to back it up now reverted to a handicap.

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8th

12

10th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

18:20 Sedgefield

Le Fous Keep

10st 2lb

J: Edward Austin

T: Hugh Burns

0-17 over hurdles; belied massive odds when keeping-on third in C&D (good) maiden in October but was pulled up in 2m5f handicap here the following month and has not raced again since.

33/1

0

11

9th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 5f 34y

Class 5

15:55 Sedgefield

Le Fous Keep

10st 11lb

J: Callum Bewley

T: Hugh Burns

towards rear of midfield, outpaced 7th

14/1

3rd

8

3rd Oct 2023

Good

2m 3f 188y

Class 4

14:35 Sedgefield

Le Fous Keep

10st 11lb

J: Conor Rabbitt

T: Hugh Burns

125-1 when a remote sixth at Kelso, finishing well behind Jumping Susie.

100/1

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Payout
Exacta £5474.00
Straight Forecast £4845.90
Tricast £75467.20
Trifecta £41346.00

Selections

Telegraph:

Solway Molly

SPOTLIGHT:

Bridget Breeze

The Times:

You Some Girl

The Star:

Cailin Dearg

RP RATINGS:

Joie De Vivre

Daily Record:

Bridget Breeze

Daily Mail:

Solway Molly

D Express:

Solway Molly

Daily Mirror:

Solway Molly

The Sun:

Solway Molly