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17:00 Kelso

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Weatherbys Hamilton Buccleuch Cup (A Maiden Hunters’ Chase) (Corinthian Spirit Qualifier)

  • Prize money: £3593.1
  • 2m 7f 96y
  • Class 4
  • 10 runners
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Weatherbys Hamilton Buccleuch Cup (A Maiden Hunters’ Chase) (Corinthian Spirit Qualifier)

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Hunter Chase

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

11/10 (Won)

  • Win: £1.73
  • Place: £1.10

Form:

Last run:

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Changed hands after going close in an Irish point in February and won easily by 18l on British debut at Hutton Rudby (good to soft) last month; high on the list here.

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1st

4

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

Soldier Of Rock

12st 0lb

J: Mr Joe Wright

T: Mrs C M Tinkler

Changed hands after going close in an Irish point in February and won easily by 18l on British debut at Hutton Rudby (good to soft) last month; high on the list here.

11/10

50/1

  • Place: £6.30

Form: 57P3P-

Last run: 367 days

W: 12st 0lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Not beaten far when third of five off lowly mark in Hexham handicap hurdle (2m7f, heavy) last March but safely held in both points this year and evidently not the force of old.

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2nd

1

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

Alone No More

12st 0lb

J: Miss Emma J Brown

T: Miss Lucy Brown

Not beaten far when third of five off lowly mark in Hexham handicap hurdle (2m7f, heavy) last March but safely held in both points this year and evidently not the force of old.

50/1

9

14th Apr 2023

Soft

3m 2f 202y

Class 5

17:05 Sedgefield

Alone No More

10st 2lb

J: Miss Lucy Brown

T: Jackie Stephen

Triple point winner who was a distant second in a Kelso maiden hunter chase this time last year; third of five in a Hexham handicap hurdle (2m7f, heavy) latest; others have stronger claims.

16/1

3rd

5

30th Mar 2023

Heavy

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

15:55 Hexham

Alone No More

10st 3lb

J: Miss Lucy Brown

T: Jackie Stephen

Three-time point winner who has shown some fair form in hunter chases; however, this 11yo has struggled to get competitive in handicap chases this year and has something to prove on a rare hurdles start.

16/1

16/1

  • Place: £4.40

Form: 0/8-

Last run: 661 days

W: 12st 0lb

9 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Represents connections that have won two of the last three editions of this race, and was a dual point winner in early part of last year (restricted/conditions); tailed off at Overton last month, after a layoff, but may come on for the run.

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3rd

6

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

Watch Law

12st 0lb

J: Mr Nick Orpwood

T: Jess McKie

Represents connections that have won two of the last three editions of this race, and was a dual point winner in early part of last year (restricted/conditions); tailed off at Overton last month, after a layoff, but may come on for the run.

16/1

8th

5

24th Jun 2022

Good

2m 6f 31y

Class 4

14:30 Cartmel

Watch Law

11st 4lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Jess McKie

in rear, shaken up after 6th, mistake 7th, tailed off 3 out

16/1

Form: 970/PP

Last run: 338 days

W: 11st 7lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Pulled up in two hunter chases last spring but has largely been in good form in points this year (in the frame four times) and seems versatile regarding ground; can make her presence felt.

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4th

9

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

Red Opium

11st 7lb

J: Miss Rosie Howarth

T: Miss S Coward

Pulled up in two hunter chases last spring but has largely been in good form in points this year (in the frame four times) and seems versatile regarding ground; can make her presence felt.

7/2

9

13th May 2023

Good To Soft

3m 0f 41y

Class 4

15:25 Hexham

Red Opium

11st 7lb

J: Mr John Dawson

T: Mrs C A Coward

Pulled up last week at Cheltenham when 100-1; held by Cullin Hills on a recent point clash.

20/1

12

5th May 2023

Good

3m 2f 0y

Class 4

17:25 Cheltenham

Red Opium

11st 5lb

J: Mr Henry Crow

T: Mrs C A Coward

Low-level form over hurdles before embarking on a point career that's gone fairly well in the main (2-15); however, she lacks the same potential as a good few of these.

20/1

Form: /637P/

Last run: 822 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Held on well to win restricted point on stable debut last March but has struggled on both outings this year; difficult to enthuse over at present.

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1

11th May 2024

Good

3m 0f 41y

Class 4

17:10 Hexham

Amma Lord

12st 0lb

J: Miss Lucy Brown

T: Mrs K Lynn

in touch with leaders, towards rear after 4th

20/1

5th

2

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

Amma Lord

12st 0lb

J: Miss Lucy Brown

T: Mrs K Lynn

Held on well to win restricted point on stable debut last March but has struggled on both outings this year; difficult to enthuse over at present.

50/1

10

14th Jan 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 188y

Class 5

13:20 Sedgefield

Amma Lord

10st 4lb

J: Nathan Moscrop

T: Rebecca Menzies

Down the field at Musselburgh last time but this lightly raced 6yo had previously finished a fair third at Market Rasen (2m7f, soft), and it's hard to rule out any of Rebecca Menzies' horses at the moment given the flying form of the stable; may get a boost from the first-time visor.

14/1

Form: 346-PP

Last run: 79 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Placed over hurdles in 2022; returned from long absence with two very disappointing hurdle runs during the winter but seemed to have turned a corner when clear second in maiden point at Overton (soft) last month.

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2nd

7

11th May 2024

Good

3m 0f 41y

Class 4

17:10 Hexham

Toucan Sam

12st 0lb

J: Mr Nick Orpwood

T: Andrew Hamilton

prominent, led 7th

8/1

6th

5

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

Toucan Sam

12st 0lb

J: Mr William Hamilton

T: Andrew Hamilton

Placed over hurdles in 2022; returned from long absence with two very disappointing hurdle runs during the winter but seemed to have turned a corner when clear second in maiden point at Overton (soft) last month.

8/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Ran well for a long way in three maiden points this year but was about 15l behind Toucan Sam when third at Overton (soft) last month and needs to last longer on this rules debut.

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7th

10

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

She Is The Enemy

11st 7lb

J: Mr Gregor Walkingshaw

T: Norman Sanderson

Ran well for a long way in three maiden points this year but was about 15l behind Toucan Sam when third at Overton (soft) last month and needs to last longer on this rules debut.

16/1

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Form: /0-FPP

Last run: 117 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Struggled to get competitive off lowly marks in handicap chases last year but appeared to display improvement when making all to cause 12-1 surprise in maiden point at Friars Haugh (2m4f, good to soft) last month; now needs to build on that performance.

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3

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

Any Job Will Do

12st 0lb

J: Mr Huw Edwards

T: Jackie Stephen

Struggled to get competitive off lowly marks in handicap chases last year but appeared to display improvement when making all to cause 12-1 surprise in maiden point at Friars Haugh (2m4f, good to soft) last month; now needs to build on that performance.

14/1

0

6

20th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 4f 110y

Class 5

14:45 Ayr

Any Job Will Do

10st 2lb

J: Bruce Lynn

T: Jackie Stephen

raced in last, lost touch 3rd, detached and struggling 4th, pulled up

50/1

0

7

14th Oct 2023

Heavy

2m 4f 15y

Class 4

15:55 Hexham

Any Job Will Do

10st 2lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Jackie Stephen

Ten-race maiden who has struggled in his three runs over fences including two non-completions; 14lb out of the weights here and can only be watched.

50/1

Form: 9P/

Last run: 838 days

W: 12st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

In the frame in three maiden points since returning from a break in December; finished just behind Bentley Road when staying-on fourth at Friars Haugh (3m, good to soft) last month but slower ground might show him in a better light here; swaps cheekpieces for first-time visor.

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7

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

Whatsgoingon

12st 0lb

J: Mr Sean O’Connor

T: Kate Leckenby

In the frame in three maiden points since returning from a break in December; finished just behind Bentley Road when staying-on fourth at Friars Haugh (3m, good to soft) last month but slower ground might show him in a better light here; swaps cheekpieces for first-time visor.

16/1

9

29th Dec 2021

Soft

2m 6f 151y

Class 4

12:07 Kelso

Whatsgoingon

10st 12lb

J: Ryan Mania

T: Paul Robson

In trouble a fair way out when tailed off in a Catterick bumper on good to soft (66-1).

100/1

9th

11

14th Dec 2021

Good To Soft

1m 7f 156y

Class 5

15:15 Catterick

Whatsgoingon

11st 0lb

J: Callum Bewley

T: Paul Robson

Fifth foal; half-brother to a point winner; dam unraced half-sister to three winning jumpers; considered only if lively in the betting.

33/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Low-mileage 5yo who was placed in two maiden points last month (good to soft/soft); has a bit more on his plate on this rules debut but may still have potential.

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8

15th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 7f 96y

Class 4

17:00 Kelso

Bentley Road

11st 12lb

J: Mr T Hamilton

T: Stuart Coltherd

Low-mileage 5yo who was placed in two maiden points last month (good to soft/soft); has a bit more on his plate on this rules debut but may still have potential.

7/1

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Payout
Exacta £272.00
Straight Forecast £356.70
Trifecta £4378.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Soldier Of Rock

The Guardian:

Toucan Sam

POSTDATA:

Alone No More

The Times:

Soldier Of Rock

Telegraph:

Soldier Of Rock

Daily Mail:

Soldier Of Rock

D Express:

Soldier Of Rock

Daily Mirror:

Soldier Of Rock

The Sun:

Soldier Of Rock

The Star:

Soldier Of Rock

Daily Record:

Soldier Of Rock