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Standard To Slow

Quinnbet Best Odds Guaranteed EBF Mares’ National Hunt Flat Race (Conditional/Amateur Jockeys) (GBB)

  • Prize money: £2450.7
  • 2m 0f 56y
  • Class 5
  • 9 runners
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Quinnbet Best Odds Guaranteed EBF Mares’ National Hunt Flat Race (Conditional/Amateur Jockeys) (GBB)

Runners: 9 runners

Type: NH Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Mostly cloudy

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.50
  • Place: £1.70

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Second foal; dam 2m/2m4f hurdle winner (RPR 111; also placed in bumpers), half-sister to useful dual-purpose performer Elgin; top northern trainer also saddles previous winner Yougoglencoko and the market may guide regarding this filly's chance on her debut.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

9

6th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

11:55 Newcastle

Thatswhatshesaid

10st 3lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: Donald McCain

took keen hold, towards rear, not clear run and switched right over 2f out, headway and ridden over 1f out, edged left and led narrowly inside final 110yds, just prevailed

6/1

7/2

  • Place: £1.10

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

38,000gns yearling; fourth foal; half-sister to two useful 6f 2yo winners; dam useful 1m winner; stamina is the big question on debut but she represents a top Flat trainer and the betting will be interesting.

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2nd

10

17th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

1m 7f 152y

Class 2

16:45 Ascot

Nala The Lioness

10st 4lb

J: Harry Cobden

T: K R Burke

Flat-bred 4yo and in a Flat stable; beaten a head and a neck in two AW races at Newcastle in January, leading briefly on each occasion; now switches to turf for a stronger contest.

6/1

2nd

10

30th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

13:15 Newcastle

Nala The Lioness

10st 5lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: K R Burke

38,000gns yearling; Flat bred and in a Flat stable; favourite for C&D debut 24 days ago and would probably have won had she been wiser to the job in hand; every chance of going one better.

2/1

2nd

7

6th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

11:55 Newcastle

Nala The Lioness

10st 3lb

J: Mr Jack Lander

T: K R Burke

midfield on outer, pushed along and ran green over 2f out, headway and led over 1f out, rallied when headed inside final 110yds, just held

7/2

9/2

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 20-

Last run: 281 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Raced freely and tailed off at Wetherby (2m, soft) last March when last seen; however, she was a promising second on debut over C&D last February and the first-time hood and return to AW could both be positives; chance.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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5th

4

(6)

22nd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 4

17:00 Newcastle (AW)

Storm Spirit

10st 2lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Micky Hammond

Makes Flat debut having finished second here (2m) in two bumpers; a longer trip than this may be preferable but no surprise to see a good run.

25/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

6,750euros foal; fourth foal; closely related to French 2m3f hurdle winner Above Suspicion; dam unraced half-sister to bumper/smart 2m-2m4f hurdle winner Get Me Out Of Here; has has a wind op and wears a tongue-tie on debut; the betting could be informative.

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8th

5

30th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

13:15 Newcastle

Sholokhova

11st 4lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

25-1 for debut here 24 days ago and from off the pace she finished fourth, not all that far behind Nala The Lioness; considered.

10/1

4th

4

6th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

11:55 Newcastle

Sholokhova

11st 2lb

J: William Maggs

T: Philip Kirby

in rear, headway up the centre and prominent over 1f out, no extra inside final 110yds

20/1

Form:

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Half-sister to two winners and she showed signs of inexperience when finishing down the field at 20-1 on debut here (1m6f, good) a fortnight ago; however, she may be best watched for now.

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5th

8

6th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

11:55 Newcastle

Rotarua

10st 3lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: Justin Landy

Half-sister to two winners and she showed signs of inexperience when finishing down the field at 20-1 on debut here (1m6f, good) a fortnight ago; however, she may be best watched for now.

50/1

0

13

23rd Dec 2023

Good To Soft

1m 6f 66y

Class 5

15:25 Newcastle

Rotarua

10st 7lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Justin Landy

fractious at the post, slowly away, bucked soon after start, raced in last

12/1

OUR TIP

Form: 1 D

Last run: 108 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Beat only four rivals when winning on debut at Kelso (2m, good) in September, and she carries a 7lb penalty today; however, she had 6l to spare and is a leading candidate.

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3rd

8

28th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 145y

Class 3

15:50 Bangor-on-Dee

Yougoglencoko

11st 4lb

J: Abbie McCain

T: Donald McCain

Beat her four rivals comfortably at Kelso (good) in September but came up well short when showing similar form at Newcastle (AW); graduates from bumpers with improvement needed but her dam was a fairly useful jumper.

10/1

6th

1

6th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

11:55 Newcastle

Yougoglencoko

11st 9lb

J: Abbie McCain

T: Donald McCain

Beat only four rivals when winning on debut at Kelso (2m, good) in September, and she carries a 7lb penalty today; however, she had 6l to spare and is a leading candidate.

2/1

Form: 8-

Last run: 288 days

W: 11st 2lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

16-1 when 24l eighth of 11 on debut at Musselburgh (1m7f, good to soft) last March; however, she's from a family her stable has done well with and she's open to improvement; not written off.

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6th

4

30th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

13:15 Newcastle

Nellie Bluesky

11st 4lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Ewan Whillans

Behind a couple of these here this month and unlikely to be good enough.

25/1

7th

3

6th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

11:55 Newcastle

Nellie Bluesky

11st 2lb

J: Patrick Wadge

T: Ewan Whillans

16-1 when 24l eighth of 11 on debut at Musselburgh (1m7f, good to soft) last March; however, she's from a family her stable has done well with and she's open to improvement; not written off.

16/1

8th

3

24th Mar 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 124y

Class 4

16:30 Musselburgh

Nellie Bluesky

11st 2lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Ewan Whillans

Closely related to bumper winner Baby Bluesky, half-sister to Bella Bluesky who won this race in 2021; dam Flat/bumper/hurdle winner; a family that the Whillans yard has done well with; needs a close look.

10/1

Form: 9

Last run: 59 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Merely mid-division when 18-1 in a big field on debut at Warwick (2m, soft) in November but that run gives her something to build on and she's the first foal of a talented dam; with a good stable and could go well.

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8th

6

6th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

11:55 Newcastle

The Dream Goes On

11st 2lb

J: Luke Scott

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

Merely mid-division when 18-1 in a big field on debut at Warwick (2m, soft) in November but that run gives her something to build on and she's the first foal of a talented dam; with a good stable and could go well.

15/2

Form: 79

Last run: 40 days

W: 11st 2lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Soundly beaten on both starts (2m, good/good to soft) but has shown some ability and she has a useful pedigree; in good hands and no surprise if she takes a step forward today; not ruled out.

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9th

2

6th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 5

11:55 Newcastle

Blue The Money

11st 2lb

J: Jack Hogan

T: Fergal O’Brien

Soundly beaten on both starts (2m, good/good to soft) but has shown some ability and she has a useful pedigree; in good hands and no surprise if she takes a step forward today; not ruled out.

12/1

9th

4

27th Nov 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 169y

Class 5

15:50 Ludlow

Blue The Money

11st 0lb

J: Paddy Brennan

T: Fergal O’Brien

Cut little ice at Southwell (good) in May, finishing about 10l seventh; had wind surgery since and now goes in tongue-tie; bred to do much better, being half-sister to five bumper winners.

16/1

7th

2

15th May 2023

Soft

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

18:45 Southwell

Blue The Money

11st 2lb

J: Paddy Brennan

T: Fergal O’Brien

held up in rear

4/1

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Payout
Exacta £146.00
Straight Forecast £114.80
Trifecta £994.00

Selections

Daily Mail:

Nala The Lioness

Telegraph:

Yougoglencoko

RP RATINGS:

The Dream Goes On

The Times:

Thatswhatshesaid

SPOTLIGHT:

Storm Spirit

D Express:

Nala The Lioness

The Sun:

Nala The Lioness

Daily Record:

Nala The Lioness

POSTDATA:

The Dream Goes On

The Guardian:

Yougoglencoko

Daily Mirror:

Yougoglencoko

The Star:

Yougoglencoko