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16:10 Sedgefield

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  • 2m 3f 188y
  • Class 5
  • 13 runners
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Betting.Bet Free Bets Handicap Hurdle (Go North Cab On Target Series Qualifier)

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

12/1 (Won)

  • Win: £6.50
  • Place: £2.20

Form: 241347

Last run: 43 days

W: 11st 12lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict

Won at Hexham (2m7f, good) last June and returned from break with respectable third at Newcastle (2m7f, soft) in November; not ruled out but two lesser runs have followed and he needs to get back on track.

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1st

2

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Velasco

11st 12lb

J: Nathan Moscrop

T: Susan Corbett

Won at Hexham (2m7f, good) last June and returned from break with respectable third at Newcastle (2m7f, soft) in November; not ruled out but two lesser runs have followed and he needs to get back on track.

12/1

7th

8

26th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 154y

Class 4

13:00 Wetherby

Velasco

11st 1lb

J: Nathan Moscrop

T: Susan Corbett

Just one win from his 22 starts but that came at Hexham (2m7f, good) in June; fair third at Newcastle (2m7f, soft) last month and perhaps heavy ground didn't suit back at Hexham last time; not discounted.

6/1

4th

2

13th Dec 2023

Heavy

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

15:20 Hexham

Velasco

11st 13lb

J: Nathan Moscrop

T: Susan Corbett

Point winner; off the mark over hurdles over C&D off 5lb lower in June (good); decent third off this mark on soft ground at Newcastle last time; should go well again.

5/2

Form: 3/1-PF

Last run: 26 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Won a maiden hurdle at Fakenham (2m, good) in May 2022 on stable debut; then absent until Ludlow in November 2023, when pulled up, and early faller here next time; it's too soon to write him off but he has lots to prove.

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2nd

1

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Jubilee Gold

12st 0lb

J: Charlie Hammond

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

Won a maiden hurdle at Fakenham (2m, good) in May 2022 on stable debut; then absent until Ludlow in November 2023, when pulled up, and early faller here next time; it's too soon to write him off but he has lots to prove.

12/1

0

2

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

14:07 Sedgefield

Jubilee Gold

11st 12lb

J: Charlie Hammond

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

led narrowly, fell heavily 2nd

10/1

0

5

27th Nov 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 169y

Class 5

13:05 Ludlow

Jubilee Gold

11st 10lb

J: Charlie Hammond

T: Dr Richard Newland

Failed to complete in four of his five Irish points but he made a promising start over hurdles in spring 2022 with Cork third followed by a win at Fakenham (2m, good) on stable debut; 554 days off but he should have more to offer in this sphere and needs a close look in his first handicap.

5/1

9/1

  • Place: £5.50

Form: 247P-4

Last run: 81 days

W: 11st 5lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict

Very lightly raced since summer 2022 and hasn't shone on last three runs; however, heavy going may not have suited the last twice and he could exploit a handy mark when back on better ground (wins on good/good to soft).

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2nd

5

21st Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 88y

Class 5

16:15 Doncaster

Pilgrims King

11st 6lb

J: James Bowen

T: Peter Bowen

midfield, mistake 5th

11/2

3rd

5

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Pilgrims King

11st 5lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Peter Bowen

Very lightly raced since summer 2022 and hasn't shone on last three runs; however, heavy going may not have suited the last twice and he could exploit a handy mark when back on better ground (wins on good/good to soft).

9/1

Form: 642261 C

Last run: 12 days

W: 11st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 84

Form & Verdict

Has poor strike-rate but he's been knocking at the door this season and won over 2m1f here (soft) 12 days ago; there can be optimism he'll cope with a 4lb rise and he was a good second over C&D on Boxing Day; respected.

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4th

7

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Coup De Gold

11st 0lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: David Thompson

Has poor strike-rate but he's been knocking at the door this season and won over 2m1f here (soft) 12 days ago; there can be optimism he'll cope with a 4lb rise and he was a good second over C&D on Boxing Day; respected.

4/1

1st

6

26th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 5

13:35 Sedgefield

Coup De Gold

11st 1lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: David Thompson

prominent early, in touch with leaders before 2nd

6/1

6th

9

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

14:07 Sedgefield

Coup De Gold

10st 10lb

J: Peter Kavanagh

T: David Thompson

midfield on outer

9/2

Form: -PP447 C

Last run: 26 days

W: 10st 2lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Two-time course chase winner who is well handicapped on hurdle form as recent as last April; however, he's struggled to get competitive since (hurdles/fences) and others make greater appeal than this 11yo.

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5th

13

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Ashjan

10st 2lb

J: Miss Heidi Palin

T: Sandy Forster

Two-time course chase winner who is well handicapped on hurdle form as recent as last April; however, he's struggled to get competitive since (hurdles/fences) and others make greater appeal than this 11yo.

25/1

7th

9

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 65y

Class 5

14:37 Sedgefield

Ashjan

10st 3lb

J: Patrick Wadge

T: Sandy Forster

in rear, didn't jump with fluency, struggling 12th

16/1

4th

7

28th Nov 2023

Soft

2m 3f 65y

Class 5

14:50 Sedgefield

Ashjan

10st 2lb

J: Patrick Wadge

T: Sandy Forster

Has won off much higher marks in the past and it was good to see him complete last time, though that was over hurdles and still beaten about 17l.

10/1

Form: F63P62 CD

Last run: 51 days

W: 10st 11lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

11yo who has been beaten on his last 16 starts and was inconsistent last year, but he was a good second at Musselburgh (3m, good to soft) last time and could be in the mix if backing up that performance.

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6th

9

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Just Call Me Al

10st 11lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: Gillian Boanas

11yo who has been beaten on his last 16 starts and was inconsistent last year, but he was a good second at Musselburgh (3m, good to soft) last time and could be in the mix if backing up that performance.

13/2

2nd

6

18th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 7f 180y

Class 5

12:25 Musselburgh

Just Call Me Al

10st 4lb

J: William Maggs

T: Gillian Boanas

Won off a much higher mark over fences at Sedgefield (2m3f, good) in January 2022 but he's drawn a blank since and has a mixed record over hurdles this year; may have needed the run at Kelso (sixth of 13) on his return last month but others are more convincing

10/1

13/2

Form: 33-40

Last run: 26 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Disappointing on handicap debut at Wincanton (1m7f, good to soft) last month but had previously shown signs of promise in 2m novice hurdles, when shaping as though this longer trip may suit; it's still very early days and it will be no surprise to see a good run from this 5yo.

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11

25th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 5f 163y

Class 5

16:40 Hereford

Kooky

10st 12lb

J: David Noonan

T: Jane Williams

Placed in a bumper in early 2023 and also displayed clear promise on first two hurdling starts but he has been soundly beaten in two handicaps this year (1m7f/2m4f) and needs to turn things around.

20/1

7th

4

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Kooky

11st 7lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Jane Williams

Disappointing on handicap debut at Wincanton (1m7f, good to soft) last month but had previously shown signs of promise in 2m novice hurdles, when shaping as though this longer trip may suit; it's still very early days and it will be no surprise to see a good run from this 5yo.

13/2

11th

2

12th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 50y

Class 5

14:30 Wincanton

Kooky

11st 11lb

J: David Noonan

T: Jane Williams

always behind, tailed off

7/1

Form: 9F-903

Last run: 216 days

W: 11st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Returned to form when third at Perth (3m, good) last July; however, he's been absent since and will need to be at the top of his game on this return to action if he's to break his hurdling duck.

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8th

6

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Ebendi

11st 1lb

J: Callum Bewley

T: Andrew Wilson

Returned to form when third at Perth (3m, good) last July; however, he's been absent since and will need to be at the top of his game on this return to action if he's to break his hurdling duck.

16/1

3rd

5

6th Jul 2023

Good

2m 7f 207y

Class 5

14:48 Perth

Ebendi

10st 12lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: Andrew Wilson

Some decent form on the Flat in Ireland but has offered little in six hurdle starts for his current yard, including in three handicaps (2m1f-2m4f); the longer trip may help but wouldn't bank on it.

40/1

10th

8

3rd Jun 2023

Good

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:40 Hexham

Ebendi

11st 5lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Andrew Wilson

Showed some useful form on the Flat in Ireland but is 0-5 over hurdles for new stable this year; well beaten in 2m1f Newcastle handicap on latest outing in March; others have considerably less to prove.

25/1

Form: 443346

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 12lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Third twice in a row in the autumn and has each-way claims on that form, but this 10yo is now 0-20 having been below par the last twice and needs to raise his game this afternoon.

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9th

8

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Bushmill Boy

10st 12lb

J: Edward Austin

T: David Thompson

Third twice in a row in the autumn and has each-way claims on that form, but this 10yo is now 0-20 having been below par the last twice and needs to raise his game this afternoon.

12/1

6th

14

30th Jan 2024

Good To Soft

2m 6f 0y

Class 5

13:50 Newcastle

Bushmill Boy

11st 1lb

J: Dillan Hurst

T: David Thompson

0-19 under rules; best efforts have been at around 2m4f and he's shown he can be competitive from around this mark; each-way player.

10/1

4th

6

17th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 61y

Class 5

13:00 Carlisle

Bushmill Boy

10st 7lb

J: Conor Rabbitt

T: David Thompson

raced in second

13/2

Form: 965P2

Last run: 26 days

W: 10st 8lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Belied his 50-1 odds when runner-up over C&D (soft) last month on his second handicap start; can be thereabouts if confirming that promise.

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10th

10

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Swift Reply

10st 8lb

J: John Kington

T: Simon Waugh

Belied his 50-1 odds when runner-up over C&D (soft) last month on his second handicap start; can be thereabouts if confirming that promise.

6/1

2nd

11

12th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

14:07 Sedgefield

Swift Reply

10st 5lb

J: John Kington

T: Simon Waugh

midfield

50/1

0

8

23rd Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 7f 149y

Class 5

13:15 Newcastle

Swift Reply

10st 7lb

J: John Kington

T: Simon Waugh

Has made a low-key start to his hurdling career this autumn but was only beaten about 15l when fifth in Sedgefield maiden (2m4f, soft) a fortnight ago and might have some improvement to come in staying handicaps.

16/1

Form: -13275

Last run: 51 days

W: 10st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

Didn't run badly when fifth at Musselburgh in December following a break, and he was in good form last May/June; he may be able to build on that latest performance and he's one to consider.

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11th

12

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Buto

10st 4lb

J: Emma Smith-Chaston

T: Micky Hammond

Didn't run badly when fifth at Musselburgh in December following a break, and he was in good form last May/June; he may be able to build on that latest performance and he's one to consider.

16/1

5th

10

18th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 7f 180y

Class 5

12:25 Musselburgh

Buto

10st 2lb

J: Emma Smith-Chaston

T: Micky Hammond

Dual-purpose performer who got off the mark at the 27th attempt when scoring at Hexham (2m7f, good) in May; ran to a similar level with his placed efforts there in next two starts but his form nosedived at Bangor (pulled up) in August and he needs to bounce back after a break.

9/1

OUR TIP

Form: 4/485-

Last run: 377 days

W: 11st 7lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 91

Form & Verdict

Soundly beaten last winter on first two chase starts and absent since; however, this lightly raced 8yo showed some promise in novice hurdles previously and is not discounted now back in this sphere; watch the betting.

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12th

3

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Ring Pretender

11st 7lb

J: Sam Coltherd

T: Stuart Coltherd

Soundly beaten last winter on first two chase starts and absent since; however, this lightly raced 8yo showed some promise in novice hurdles previously and is not discounted now back in this sphere; watch the betting.

7/1

5th

5

26th Jan 2023

Soft

2m 3f 85y

Class 4

15:40 Wetherby

Ring Pretender

10st 9lb

J: Sam Coltherd

T: Stuart Coltherd

Very unexposed mare who shaped with promise in two 2m novice hurdles last year; soundly beaten on chase/handicap debut at Catterick (1m7f, soft) four weeks ago and not bred to benefit from today's step up in trip but still worth keeping an eye on in the betting.

15/2

Form: 234602 D

Last run: 79 days

W: 10st 4lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

11yo who is on a long losing run and hasn't been at his best on his last few starts; however, when a well-beaten second of three at Leicester in November last time out he bumped into a highly progressive winner, and an each-way case can be made on form as recent as last July.

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11

7th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

16:10 Sedgefield

Black Lightning

10st 4lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Georgie Howell

11yo who is on a long losing run and hasn't been at his best on his last few starts; however, when a well-beaten second of three at Leicester in November last time out he bumped into a highly progressive winner, and an each-way case can be made on form as recent as last July.

16/1

2nd

4

20th Nov 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 110y

Class 5

12:20 Leicester

Black Lightning

10st 3lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Georgie Howell

Well beaten over 2m7f last time out; has made the frame over 2m4f at Market Rasen a few times this term and the drop back to this trip is a plus; however, this well exposed 10yo is on a two-year losing spell.

16/1

11th

12

19th Sep 2023

Good

2m 7f 70y

Class 5

14:00 Uttoxeter

Black Lightning

10st 5lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Georgie Howell

took keen hold, disputed lead, weakened before 3 out

16/1

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Payout
Exacta £996.00
Straight Forecast £1234.90
Tricast £18421.80
Trifecta £29204.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Coup De Gold

SPOTLIGHT:

Kooky

RP RATINGS:

Just Call Me Al

The Star:

Swift Reply

Daily Record:

Swift Reply

The Times:

Kooky

Telegraph:

Kooky

The Guardian:

Coup De Gold

D Express:

Coup De Gold

Daily Mirror:

Coup De Gold

The Sun:

Coup De Gold

THE NORTH:

Just Call Me Al

Daily Mail:

Just Call Me Al