November 25 / 14.55 Doncaster

14.55 Doncaster

Good

Walls 100 Years Novices’ Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £4356.8
  • 2m 7f 214y
  • Class 5
  • 5 runners
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Walls 100 Years Novices’ Handicap Chase

Runners: 5 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

5/2 (Won)

  • Win: £2.75
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 65314-

Last run: 217 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 96

Form & Verdict
Won a Hexham handicap (2m4f, good to soft) on fifth of six starts over hurdles; likely to fare better over this longer trip now going chasing.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

3

25th Nov 2022

Good

2m 7f 214y

Class 5

14:55 Doncaster

Everyday Champagne

11st 5lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Nicky Richards

Won a Hexham handicap (2m4f, good to soft) on fifth of six starts over hurdles; likely to fare better over this longer trip now going chasing.

5/2

15/8

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 0118-2

Last run: 30 days

W: 12st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 106

Form & Verdict
Won three handicap hurdles at up to 2m5f last season; good start this season when runner-up at Chepstow last month (2m7f, good to soft); interesting on chase debut.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

1

25th Nov 2022

Good

2m 7f 214y

Class 5

14:55 Doncaster

Immortal Fame

12st 1lb

J: Richard Patrick

T: Tom Lacey

Won three handicap hurdles at up to 2m5f last season; good start this season when runner-up at Chepstow last month (2m7f, good to soft); interesting on chase debut.

15/8

2nd

1

26th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

2m 7f 131y

Class 5

16:55 Chepstow

Immortal Fame

12st 0lb

J: Thomas Doggrell

T: Tom Lacey

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, pressed leader 3 out, ridden and every chance 2 out, held when not fluent last, edged right run-in, no match for winner

7/2

Form: /553-5

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
Winning Irish pointer who was a modest maiden over hurdles; only a modicum of promise on chase debut at Chepstow (2m7f, good) earlier this month; cheekpieces on for first time.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

4

25th Nov 2022

Good

2m 7f 214y

Class 5

14:55 Doncaster

My Bad Lucy

10st 13lb

J: James Davies

T: Nick Gifford

Winning Irish pointer who was a modest maiden over hurdles; only a modicum of promise on chase debut at Chepstow (2m7f, good) earlier this month; cheekpieces on for first time.

7/2

5th

7

2nd Nov 2022

Good

2m 7f 131y

Class 4

13:52 Chepstow

My Bad Lucy

10st 11lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Nick Gifford

in rear

13/2

3

31st Oct 2022

Good

3m 1f 152y

Class 5

14:45 Plumpton

My Bad Lucy

11st 2lb

J: James Davies

T: Nick Gifford

Irish point winner in 2020; lightly raced since in bumpers and maiden/novice hurdles over shorter; looks likely to come into his own now chasing with more of a test of stamina; worth market check back from break.

7/2

OUR TIP

Form: -32228

Last run: 99 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 96

Form & Verdict
Placed four times in mares' maiden hurdles at up to 2m7f but disappointed on handicap debut last time; others preferred on chase debut.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

2

25th Nov 2022

Good

2m 7f 214y

Class 5

14:55 Doncaster

Hey Frankie

11st 5lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Michael Scudamore

Placed four times in mares' maiden hurdles at up to 2m7f but disappointed on handicap debut last time; others preferred on chase debut.

13/2

8th

1

18th Aug 2022

Good

2m 5f 164y

Class 5

17:25 Fontwell

Hey Frankie

12st 0lb

J: Luca Morgan

T: Michael Scudamore

always towards rear, mistake 4th, reminders after 5th, never going well, finished lame (jockey said mare was never travelling; vet said mare was lame right-fore)

7/2

Form: 13-PU9

Last run: 23 days

W: 10st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
Won Chepstow novice handicap hurdle in April (2m3f, good) and seemed to stay 3m2f when third next time at Fontwell; now goes chasing on the back of a below-par run over hurdles at Chepstow (too keen and reportedly hung right);
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

5

25th Nov 2022

Good

2m 7f 214y

Class 5

14:55 Doncaster

Heron Creek

10st 10lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Dr Richard Newland

Won Chepstow novice handicap hurdle in April (2m3f, good) and seemed to stay 3m2f when third next time at Fontwell; now goes chasing on the back of a below-par run over hurdles at Chepstow (too keen and reportedly hung right);

15/2

9th

10

2nd Nov 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 100y

Class 5

16:52 Chepstow

Heron Creek

10st 11lb

J: Lee Edwards

T: Dr Richard Newland

Won over C&D in April (good) on the back of wind surgery but no improvement afterwards; 9-1 for his recent reappearance at Fontwell when departing early.

12/1

9

19th Oct 2022

Good

2m 5f 164y

Class 5

16:00 Fontwell

Heron Creek

11st 2lb

J: Cillin Leonard

T: Dr Richard Newland

prominent, badly hampered by faller and unseated rider 2nd

7/1

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £4.90
Straight Forecast £6.57
Trifecta £17.20

Selections

The Times:

Immortal Fame

SPOTLIGHT:

Everyday Champagne

POSTDATA:

My Bad Lucy

THE NORTH:

Everyday Champagne

The Guardian:

Everyday Champagne

Daily Mirror:

Everyday Champagne

Telegraph:

Immortal Fame

Daily Mail:

Immortal Fame

D Express:

Immortal Fame

The Star:

Immortal Fame

Daily Record:

Immortal Fame