June 14 / 15.05 Newton Abbot

15.05

Good

Newton Abbot Racecourse On Facebook Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £4901.4
  • 2m 0f 167y
  • Class 4
  • 8 runners
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Newton Abbot Racecourse On Facebook Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle (GBB Race)

Runners: 8 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly sunny

1/3 (Won)

  • Win: £1.19
  • Place: £1.02

Form: 21 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 110

Form & Verdict
Narrowly beaten by Komedy Kicks (runs in the 2.30) on her hurdle debut and made no mistake at Southwell three weeks ago (in a tongue-strap, retained); useful performer on the Flat (peak RPR 97) and looks to have been found another good opening over hurdles.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

1

9th Oct 2023

Good

2m 2f 148y

Class 4

16:10 Stratford

Myristica

12st 2lb

J: Jack Tudor

T: David Pipe

Useful Flat racer who won three consecutive novice hurdles in May-June (all on good) and was creditable fourth in Summer Hurdle at Market Rasen (2m, soft) on handicap debut in July; no match for winner when second at Warwick (2m, good) a fortnight ago but remains of interest.

11/4

2nd

1

25th Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

14:30 Warwick

Myristica

12st 0lb

J: Jack Tudor

T: David Pipe

Useful Flat racer who won three consecutive novice hurdles in May-June (all on good) and was creditable fourth in Summer Hurdle at Market Rasen (2m, soft) on handicap debut in July; back in much calmer waters here and a major player.

13/8

4th

12

22nd Jul 2023

Good

2m 0f 125y

Class 2

14:40 Market Rasen

Myristica

10st 8lb

J: Jack Tudor

T: David Pipe

prominent, pushed along and led 2 out

6/1

40/1

  • Place: £9.20

Form: 74U-9

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Limited promise in bumpers and yet to get to grips with hurdling after two attempts (poor jumping); blinkers now employed.
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3rd

5

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 1f 162y

Class 5

16:05 Fontwell

Ryders Rock

11st 9lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Joe Tizzard

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, outpaced when jumped left 2 out, stayed on run-in, went third inside final 110yds

6/1

Form: 75

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Better of two hurdle attempts when fifth over C&D two weeks ago but deal more progress needed to make her competitive.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

0

8

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 1f 162y

Class 5

16:08 Fontwell

Allez Allez Dancer

10st 3lb

J: James Best

T: Ella Pickard

Lightly raced after only five career starts but was just a respectable fifth of eight on her handicap debut at Newton Abbot (2m1f, good) in July and will need a better performance here.

12/1

5th

8

23rd Jul 2023

Good

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

16:35 Newton Abbot

Allez Allez Dancer

10st 4lb

J: James Davies

T: Ella Pickard

A well-beaten outsider on all three hurdling starts, the last twice over C&D (good) this spring; makes handicap debut off lowly mark and may have benefited from recent wind op but significant improvement is needed.

20/1

Form: 0/

Last run: 559 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Tailed off in a bumper 18 months ago; half-sister to useful hurdler/chaser Mac Tottie so should do better in time but best watched on hurdle debut.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

2

9th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 139y

Class 4

14:55 Market Rasen

Jacktot

11st 2lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Peter Bowen

Tailed off in a soft-ground bumper here in late 2021; half-sister to the same stable's smart chaser Mac Tottie so could be capable of a lot better.

33/1

3

14th Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 167y

Class 4

15:05 Newton Abbot

Jacktot

11st 0lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Peter Bowen

Tailed off in a bumper 18 months ago; half-sister to useful hurdler/chaser Mac Tottie so should do better in time but best watched on hurdle debut.

25/1

Form: 00-3

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Tailed off in two bumpers but, after wind surgery, shaped much better when third on last month's hurdling debut at Warwick; should be firmly in the money again after that.
Place /
No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

9

21st Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

15:55 Worcester

Rockette

11st 0lb

J: Bridget Andrews

T: Dan Skelton

Tailed off in two bumpers but, after wind surgery, shaped much better when third on last month's Warwick hurdling debut; more needed to take this but now grounds for optimism.

9/1

4

14th Jun 2023

Good

2m 0f 167y

Class 4

15:05 Newton Abbot

Rockette

11st 0lb

J: Bridget Andrews

T: Dan Skelton

Tailed off in two bumpers but, after wind surgery, shaped much better when third on last month's hurdling debut at Warwick; should be firmly in the money again after that.

5/1

3rd

9

13th May 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

17:55 Warwick

Rockette

10st 11lb

J: Bridget Andrews

T: Dan Skelton

In excellent hands but she has beaten just one rival in bumpers at Ludlow and Huntingdon either side of Christmas; a subsequent wind op needs to spark major improvement.

25/1

Form: 9/

Last run: 811 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Runner-up in four of her six pointing starts and only narrowly beaten in the latest, at Upcott Cross last month; no great shakes but consistency alone gives her some each-way appeal on hurdle debut.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

11

24th Apr 2024

Good

2m 7f 198y

Class 5

17:15 Taunton

Summerleaze

10st 9lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Tim Dennis

A weakener on her switch to handicaps over 2m here two weeks ago (soft); with a pointing background this longer trip could help but she's unconvincing.

14/1

2nd

11

24th Apr 2024

Good

2m 7f 198y

Class 5

17:15 Taunton

Summerleaze

10st 9lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Tim Dennis

A weakener on her switch to handicaps over 2m here two weeks ago (soft); with a pointing background this longer trip could help but she's unconvincing.

14/1

5th

10

11th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 5

14:43 Taunton

Summerleaze

10st 12lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Tim Dennis

Maiden pointer who showed nothing more than minor promise in three novice/maiden hurdles in early part of this year; open to improvement in handicaps but others have more pressing claims.

20/1

Form: U66-7

Last run: 33 days

W: 10st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
Flat winner; far too keen for her own good over hurdles and has been well beaten in all three completions; will have a tempting handicap mark if she ever learns to settle.
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10th

8

(10)

28th Apr 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:05 Bath

Beautiful Surprise

9st 1lb

J: William Carson

T: Roger Ingram

Yet to add to her debut win (for Hugo Palmer); tailed off on last week's return to turf at Brighton; hard to recommend.

33/1

10th

8

(10)

28th Apr 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:05 Bath

Beautiful Surprise

9st 1lb

J: William Carson

T: Roger Ingram

Yet to add to her debut win (for Hugo Palmer); tailed off on last week's return to turf at Brighton; hard to recommend.

33/1

11th

3

(13)

20th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

19:50 Brighton

Beautiful Surprise

9st 9lb

J: Rhiain Ingram

T: Roger Ingram

midfield

33/1

OUR TIP

Form: 240-1 D

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Back from a break when winning a Bangor bumper last month (well supported); her dam won over hurdles so of interest now she tackles them for the first time and seems best suited by a sound surface.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

7

7th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 1y

Class 4

14:45 Fakenham

Tique

11st 6lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Seamus Mullins

towards rear

20/1

5th

7

7th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 1y

Class 4

14:45 Fakenham

Tique

11st 6lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Seamus Mullins

towards rear

20/1

4th

10

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 70y

Class 4

13:10 Stratford

Tique

11st 4lb

J: Daniel Sansom

T: Seamus Mullins

Won good-ground Bangor bumper last spring but has made an underwhelming start to her hurdling career (five attempts) and a minor role is probably her best hope here.

14/1

Non-runners

Jacktot, Rockette, Summerleaze

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £13.60
Straight Forecast £12.24
Trifecta £51.60

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Myristica

Daily Mail:

Tique

The Sun:

Tique

Daily Record:

Tique

RP RATINGS:

Myristica

POSTDATA:

Myristica

WEST COUNTRY:

Myristica

The Times:

Myristica

Telegraph:

Myristica

The Guardian:

Myristica

D Express:

Myristica

Daily Mirror:

Myristica

The Star:

Myristica