November 08 / 16.07 Huntingdon

16.07 Huntingdon

Good

Cheffins Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £3485.44
  • 2m 4f 145y
  • Class 5
  • 13 runners
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Cheffins Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £7.70
  • Place: £2.30

Form: P1113- C BF

Last run: 212 days

W: 12st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict
Two of his three wins earlier this year came here and he gave it a good go at Stratford in April; might be high in the weights now.
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1st

2

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Poker Master

12st 0lb

J: Tom Buckley

T: Philip McBride

Two of his three wins earlier this year came here and he gave it a good go at Stratford in April; might be high in the weights now.

7/1

50/1

  • Place: £9.10

Form: 986-

Last run: 204 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 63

Form & Verdict
Made no impact in 2m novice hurdles and she's 12lb out of the weights for her handicap debut.
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6th

9

21st Nov 2022

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 5

15:15 Ludlow

Glance At Me

10st 6lb

J: Shane Quinlan

T: Andrew J Martin

Completely tailed off in her first three runs but finished second on her handicap debut at Huntingdon (2m4f, good) despite being 12lb out of the weights; 4lb higher for this but may have turned a corner.

11/2

2nd

13

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Glance At Me

10st 2lb

J: Shane Quinlan

T: Andrew J Martin

Made no impact in 2m novice hurdles and she's 12lb out of the weights for her handicap debut.

50/1

14/1

  • Place: £1.60

Form: -4024F

Last run: 68 days

W: 11st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
All four wins came in France; has threatened over fences in Britain, including this summer, while he made the frame on the AW last time; certainly not ruled out back over hurdles.
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1st

3

22nd Nov 2022

Soft

2m 1f 0y

Class 5

13:55 Sedgefield

Zuckerberg

11st 1lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Jennie Candlish

Successful over jumps in France; has plenty of placed form in Britain, most recently third over hurdles at Huntingdon two weeks ago; consistent record over fences at this venue; in the mix.

5/1

3rd

7

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Zuckerberg

11st 2lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Jennie Candlish

All four wins came in France; has threatened over fences in Britain, including this summer, while he made the frame on the AW last time; certainly not ruled out back over hurdles.

14/1

Form: 46PU72 CD

Last run: 28 days

W: 12st 2lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Became disappointing after winning two races for Olly Murphy but he made a positive start for this yard when a well-backed runner-up at Hereford (2m5f, good to firm); possibilities up just 2lb.
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5th

1

17th Nov 2022

Good

2m 3f 179y

Class 5

15:15 Wincanton

Rock The House

12st 2lb

J: Charlie Price

T: Katy Price

Both wins (for Olly Murphy) gained last year; good start for this yard when second at Hereford but could never land a blow when fourth at Huntingdon last week (favourite); chances on the previous effort.

6/1

4th

1

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Rock The House

12st 2lb

J: Charlie Price

T: Katy Price

Became disappointing after winning two races for Olly Murphy but he made a positive start for this yard when a well-backed runner-up at Hereford (2m5f, good to firm); possibilities up just 2lb.

6/1

1

23rd Oct 2022

Good To Soft

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

17:15 Ffos Las

Rock The House

12st 2lb

J: Charlie Price

T: Katy Price

Unproven on soft/heavy; defied slightly higher marks on two occasions for Olly Murphy; creditable second at Hereford (2m5f) on debut for Katy Price, having attracted support; shortlisted.

4/1

OUR TIP

Form: P3-263

Last run: 36 days

W: 11st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 99

Form & Verdict
Hasn't progressed from winning a juvenile hurdle and has not finished closer than 8l in any of his handicaps; latest third at Stratford was remote and still unsure as to his best trip, having tried 1m7f to 2m6f.
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3

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

George Bancroft

11st 12lb

J: William Kennedy

T: Charlie Longsdon

Hasn't progressed from winning a juvenile hurdle and has not finished closer than 8l in any of his handicaps; latest third at Stratford was remote and still unsure as to his best trip, having tried 1m7f to 2m6f.

8/1

3rd

5

3rd Oct 2022

Good

2m 6f 7y

Class 4

15:20 Stratford

George Bancroft

11st 7lb

J: Jonjo O’Neill Jr

T: Charlie Longsdon

in touch with leaders, ridden when outpaced 3 out, well held home turn, went modest third run-in

5/1

Form: 324P-6

Last run: 178 days

W: 11st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict
Placed in novice company but has yet to offer a great deal in handicaps; perhaps wind surgery will help matters and he's worth checking in the market.
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4

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Mexican Boy

11st 10lb

J: Fergus Gregory

T: Olly Murphy

Placed in novice company but has yet to offer a great deal in handicaps; perhaps wind surgery will help matters and he's worth checking in the market.

10/1

Form: P-8652 D

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 8lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 94

Form & Verdict
Poor strike-rate but she's well handicapped and has run solid races in defeat the last twice at about this distance; respected.
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5

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Say Nothing

11st 8lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Alex Hales

Poor strike-rate but she's well handicapped and has run solid races in defeat the last twice at about this distance; respected.

9/2

2nd

6

11th Oct 2022

Good To Firm

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

15:55 Hereford

Say Nothing

10st 10lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Alex Hales

led, ridden and faced sustained challenge after 2 out, headed and no extra run-in

15/2

5th

7

18th Sep 2022

Good

2m 4f 114y

Class 5

16:20 Plumpton

Say Nothing

11st 2lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Alex Hales

led, ridden before 2 out, soon headed, mistake and lost second last, no extra and lost two places towards finish

16/1

Form: 834

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 3lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
Placed in one of four starts in Irish points; maiden form over hurdles is none too convincing.
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6

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Doyen Street

11st 3lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Clare Hobson

Placed in one of four starts in Irish points; maiden form over hurdles is none too convincing.

16/1

4th

7

19th Oct 2022

Good

2m 3f 49y

Class 4

13:47 Fontwell

Doyen Street

11st 2lb

J: Ben Poste

T: Clare Hobson

in touch with leaders, not fluent when prominent 3 out, soon pushed along, weakened and in rear before 2 out, soon held

33/1

Form: 057-31 D

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 5lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
Back from a break to secure first career success in a 2m4f handicap at Fakenham (good) and he had a bit in hand off just 4lb lower; no reason why he shouldn't go well again.
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13

25th Nov 2022

Good

2m 3f 88y

Class 5

15:30 Doncaster

Cobbs Corner

10st 2lb

J: James Davies

T: Nick Gifford

Came good over hurdles at seventh attempt, at Fakenham (2m4f, good) six weeks ago; 2lb out of the weights in more competitive race here, though, and was safely held at Taunton yesterday.

14/1

8th

13

24th Nov 2022

Good

2m 3f 1y

Class 5

15:50 Taunton

Cobbs Corner

10st 5lb

J: James Davies

T: Nick Gifford

Returned from break to post his first win, at Fakenham (2m4f, good) last month; that was just his tenth start and he could have more to offer.

6/1

8

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Cobbs Corner

10st 5lb

J: James Davies

T: Nick Gifford

Back from a break to secure first career success in a 2m4f handicap at Fakenham (good) and he had a bit in hand off just 4lb lower; no reason why he shouldn't go well again.

7/2

Form: 5040-0 D

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 4lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
Record of 2-41 and hasn't been in much form under either code for a while now.
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9th

13

11th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

15:40 Southwell

Ulysses

10st 2lb

J: James Davies

T: Derek Shaw

always towards rear

33/1

9

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Ulysses

10st 4lb

J: Lewis Dobb

T: Derek Shaw

Record of 2-41 and hasn't been in much form under either code for a while now.

40/1

10th

12

28th Oct 2022

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

16:15 Uttoxeter

Ulysses

10st 2lb

J: James Davies

T: Derek Shaw

towards rear of midfield, ridden before 3 out, no impression and behind 2 out

25/1

Form: 0P/F2-

Last run: 420 days

W: 10st 3lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict
Lightly raced 7yo who returns from another lengthy break but he did run well to be second in a 2m3f handicap hurdle at Fontwell the last time we set eyes on him 14 months ago; 4lb lower now so he's considered.
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10

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

The Gold Bug

10st 3lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: D J Jeffreys

Lightly raced 7yo who returns from another lengthy break but he did run well to be second in a 2m3f handicap hurdle at Fontwell the last time we set eyes on him 14 months ago; 4lb lower now so he's considered.

4/1

Form: /P3PP- C

Last run: 227 days

W: 10st 2lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict
Veteran who hasn't won since February 2018; belied 66-1 odds when third of 17 at Taunton (2m3f, good to soft; refitted cheekpieces) in January but pulled up in both starts since; unreliable.
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11

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Galactic Power

10st 2lb

J: Ellis Collier

T: Harriet Dickin

Veteran who hasn't won since February 2018; belied 66-1 odds when third of 17 at Taunton (2m3f, good to soft; refitted cheekpieces) in January but pulled up in both starts since; unreliable.

25/1

Form: /70-40

Last run: 24 days

W: 10st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
Limited hurdler who is 10lb out of the handicap and he'd be a surprise winner.
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12

8th Nov 2022

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 5

16:07 Huntingdon

Orbit Of Iolite

10st 2lb

J: Jack Quinlan

T: Shaun Harris

Limited hurdler who is 10lb out of the handicap and he'd be a surprise winner.

66/1

5th

1

(1)

12th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

1m 0f 75y

Class 5

14:55 Nottingham

Orbit Of Iolite

10st 0lb

J: Raul Da Silva

T: Shaun Harris

dwelt start, soon recovered and led, joined 4f out, ridden and headed 3f out, soon outpaced, lost second and weakened gradually from 2f out, dropped to last final strides

100/1

Non-runners

Cobbs Corner

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Payout
Exacta £569.30
Straight Forecast £271.35
Tricast £1247.57
Trifecta £2689.50

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Rock The House

POSTDATA:

Say Nothing

The Star:

Cobbs Corner

WEST COUNTRY:

The Gold Bug

Daily Mail:

Poker Master

Daily Record:

Cobbs Corner

D Express:

The Gold Bug

RP Ratings:

Rock The House

The Times:

Rock The House

The Guardian:

Rock The House

The Sun:

Poker Master

Telegraph:

Say Nothing

Daily Mirror:

Say Nothing