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12:30 Doncaster

Good To Soft

Ace.Odds Fillies’ Juvenile Maiden Hurdle (Go North Grey Bomber Juvenile Series Qualifier) (GBB)

  • Prize money: £4356.8
  • 2m 0f 128y
  • Class 4
  • 10 runners
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Ace.Odds Fillies’ Juvenile Maiden Hurdle (Go North Grey Bomber Juvenile Series Qualifier) (GBB)

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

5/2 (Won)

  • Win: £3.50
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 5

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

0-6 on the Flat but could be a better prospect for hurdles judged on the zest she showed when fifth of nine in Listed fillies' race at Newbury (2m, good to soft) on her jumps debut; sights lowered today; on the shortlist.

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2nd

5

28th Feb 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 50y

Class 5

14:35 Wincanton

Ezmerellda

11st 6lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Alan King

0-6 on Flat; promising form in juvenile hurdles (good/good to soft) this winter, with 8l win at Doncaster flanked by creditable efforts (on bare figures) in Listed grade; unexposed filly who is interesting back down sharply in class.

6/4

4th

5

27th Jan 2024

Good

2m 0f 128y

Class 1

12:20 Doncaster

Ezmerellda

11st 0lb

J: Tom Cannon

T: Alan King

0-6 on the Flat; beaten nearly 20l behind Wodhooh on her hurdling debut at Newbury (Listed) before making the most of a far easier opening here when 8l too good for Ruler Of The River; probably placed at best unless she can unearth significant improvement from somewhere.

16/1

1st

3

29th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 4

12:30 Doncaster

Ezmerellda

11st 0lb

J: Tom Cannon

T: Alan King

travelled strongly, prominent

5/2

10/1

  • Place: £2.30

Form: 23

Last run: 13 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Second/third on his two hurdle starts (heavy/good to soft) but well beaten each time; 0-8 on the Flat and others have greater potential.

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7th

8

5th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 1f 87y

Class 2

17:40 Musselburgh

Ruler Of The River

10st 2lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Sam England

A couple of good efforts before getting off the mark in a Kelso maiden last month (2m, soft); pulled hard when last of four on handicap debut over 2m4f at Southwell next time; this shorter trip should suit her better.

20/1

4th

4

18th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:00 Southwell

Ruler Of The River

10st 13lb

J: Jonathan England

T: Sam England

took keen hold, held up in rear, niggled along briefly with one circuit to go, awkward jump 3 out, outpaced but went third 2 out, weakened gradually run-in

6/4

1st

6

10th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 51y

Class 4

13:35 Kelso

Ruler Of The River

10st 9lb

J: Jonathan England

T: Sam England

Only poor on the Flat in Ireland but she improved on that for her current yard when placed in three juvenile hurdles; faced a stiff task in Doncaster Listed event last time and not ruled out back in these calmer waters.

8/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Three-time French Flat winner (1m3f-1m5f, soft/very soft) who changed hands for 35,000gns in October; has joined up-and-coming yard for hurdle career and could have a part to play, especially if attracting market support.

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3rd

13

1st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 7f 171y

Class 4

13:05 Huntingdon

Love True

10st 4lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Consistent Flat results in France included three wins; maiden hurdles at Doncaster and Catterick in his two runs for new yard were modest form and better should be needed.

16/1

5th

7

2nd Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 156y

Class 4

14:05 Catterick

Love True

10st 5lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

in touch with leaders, not fluent 4th, weakened 2 out

5/1

3rd

5

29th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 4

12:30 Doncaster

Love True

11st 0lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Three-time French Flat winner (1m3f-1m5f, soft/very soft) who changed hands for 35,000gns in October; has joined up-and-coming yard for hurdle career and could have a part to play, especially if attracting market support.

9/2

16/1

Form: 35

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

She has a useful Flat pedigree but failed to shine in that code in France and has been well beaten on both hurdle starts (good to soft/heavy).

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4th

4

(1)

12th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 102y

Class 6

17:55 Southwell (AW)

Zooks

9st 1lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Ian Williams

0-11 under both codes and recent efforts don't suggest a win is imminent; tongue-tie given a go on this big step up in trip, but makes limited appeal unless attracting support.

20/1

6th

5

(8)

26th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 5

16:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

Zooks

10st 7lb

J: Miss Ellie Holder

T: Ian Williams

Ex-French 4yo; no great shakes in three juvenile hurdles for new yard this winter and she's been well held back on the Flat in last three runs; mark continues to fall but she's now 0-10 and others are more convincing.

16/1

9th

7

(6)

15th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

20:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Zooks

9st 5lb

T: Ian Williams

led

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Has a useful Flat pedigree and she was third in a Flat handicap at Leicester (1m4f, soft) in August; however, that form is modest and she was well beaten the next twice; may be best watched now switched to hurdles.

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11th

9

(3)

21st Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 102y

Class 6

20:30 Southwell (AW)

Leazy Lindsay

9st 0lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: David Evans

Modest form so far, most recently over hurdles, but there was some promise in her 1m4f handicap debut on turf and still time for her to live up to a useful pedigree; market can guide for new trainer; Tapeta debut.

20/1

7

14th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 53y

Class 4

14:00 Hereford

Leazy Lindsay

11st 0lb

J: Lorcan Williams

T: Anthony Charlton

Modest maiden on the Flat and she's been well beaten then pulled up on her first two hurdle starts; lots of improvement is needed.

50/1

0

4

5th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 169y

Class 4

13:35 Ludlow

Leazy Lindsay

10st 7lb

J: Bradley Harris

T: Anthony Charlton

Modest Flat maiden; endured some late interference when beaten 29l on last week's hurdling debut at Doncaster (good to soft); probably up against it.

40/1

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Five runs on the Flat for Andrew Balding, with a novice win at Chepstow in September (1m2f, good; unraced on slow ground); sold for 30,000gns in October; each-way possibilities if taking to hurdling at the first attempt.

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10th

4

27th Jan 2024

Good

2m 0f 128y

Class 1

12:20 Doncaster

Brora Breeze

11st 0lb

J: Danny McMenamin

T: Rebecca Menzies

No great shakes on the Flat for Andrew Balding for whom she won a 1m2f novice; well behind some of today's rivals on her hurdling debut here and followed that with another poor run on the AW only ten days ago.

100/1

5th

2

(4)

17th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 5

13:10 Newcastle (AW)

Brora Breeze

9st 7lb

J: Archie Young

T: Rebecca Menzies

dwelt start, took keen hold, in touch with leaders, dropped to last and weakened over 2f out

11/2

6th

1

29th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 4

12:30 Doncaster

Brora Breeze

11st 0lb

J: Danny McMenamin

T: Rebecca Menzies

midfield, not fluent and lost ground 3 out, soon outpaced, weakened approaching last

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Nine-race maiden on the Flat and has shown little in that code on her last few starts; would be a surprise winner on her hurdle debut.

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8th

10

3rd Mar 2024

Soft

1m 7f 171y

Class 4

14:30 Huntingdon

Clenched

10st 5lb

J: Harriet Tucker

T: Julia Feilden

A disappointing maiden on the Flat and hasn't shown a great deal on her first two hurdling starts; cheekpieces left off today.

66/1

4th

5

7th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 3

12:45 Plumpton

Clenched

10st 7lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Julia Feilden

held up in rear, outpaced 6th

40/1

7th

2

29th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 4

12:30 Doncaster

Clenched

11st 0lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Julia Feilden

led early, not fluent 1st, soon headed but pressed leader

40/1

Form: 8

Last run: 45 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Half-sister to two Flat winners but she finished down the field at 18-1 on last month's debut in a bumper at Huntingdon (1m5f, good) and needs to be an entirely different proposition on this first hurdle outing.

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11th

9

(6)

31st Mar 2024

Standard

1m 3f 23y

Class 6

13:30 Southwell (AW)

Oceana Orange

9st 2lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Kevin Frost

Her one bumper, maiden hurdle and three Flat races don't read persuasively, but she moves back up in trip (markedly) on this handicap debut.

40/1

9th

2

(5)

14th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 4

17:10 Southwell (AW)

Oceana Orange

9st 11lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Kevin Frost

in rear

200/1

8th

3

(1)

24th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 4

18:05 Southwell (AW)

Oceana Orange

9st 9lb

J: Ben Sanderson

T: Kevin Frost

in touch with leaders against rail

66/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Ten-race Flat maiden with peak RPR of just 47; dramatic improvement is required for the switch to hurdles.

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7th

7

(2)

18th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Miss Raindrop

9st 9lb

J: William Pyle

T: Tracy Waggott

Unplaced in all 12 starts; all handicap runs have come over further and suitability of this trip has to be taken on trust.

25/1

0

9

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 4

13:07 Sedgefield

Miss Raindrop

10st 2lb

J: Ross Chapman

T: Tracy Waggott

took keen hold, held up in last

200/1

9th

6

29th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 4

12:30 Doncaster

Miss Raindrop

11st 0lb

J: Tom Midgley

T: Tracy Waggott

held up in rear, outpaced 4th

40/1

Form: 3 BF

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Soundly beaten third of six when favourite on hurdle/stable debut at Newbury (2m, soft) nine days ago but this useful Flat performer is likely to improve in this code, and her top trainer has won two of the last three runnings; firmly in calculations.

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4th

14

14th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 53y

Class 4

14:00 Hereford

Therapist

11st 0lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

Useful Flat performer who was bang there when falling two out at Doncaster (2m, good to soft) in December on her second hurdle start; with a leading trainer and no surprise if she comes out on top today.

9/4

0

9

29th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 4

12:30 Doncaster

Therapist

11st 0lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

prominent, shaken up when mistake and fell heavily 2 out

6/4

3rd

7

20th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 69y

Class 3

12:15 Newbury

Therapist

10st 7lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

Fairly useful Flat-racer who signed off for Andrew Balding with respectable third at Newmarket (1m2f, good; RPR 84) in September and was sold for 50,000gns the following month; with a top stable for hurdling career but needs to prove he can cope with slow ground.

11/10

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Payout
Exacta £197.00
Straight Forecast £252.00
Trifecta £937.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Ezmerellda

LAMBOURN:

Therapist

The Times:

Love True

Daily Mirror:

Love True

RP RATINGS:

Ezmerellda

POSTDATA:

Ezmerellda

Telegraph:

Ezmerellda

The Sun:

Ezmerellda

The Star:

Ezmerellda

The Guardian:

Therapist

Daily Mail:

Therapist

D Express:

Therapist

Daily Record:

Therapist