July 03 / 16.10 Southwell

16.10

Good

At The Races App Form Study Novices’ Handicap Hurdle

  • Prize money: £3406.24
  • 1m 7f 182y
  • Class 5
  • 11 runners
SKY
View Course
At The Races App Form Study Novices’ Handicap Hurdle

Runners: 11 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £8.60
  • Place: £2.50

Form: 866-24

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict
Creditable second to well-handicapped rival over C&D (good) in May but was behind Riggsby when fourth here three weeks ago and is now 0-11 over hurdles; others have more potential.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

7

6th Feb 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 125y

Class 5

14:35 Market Rasen

Ez Tiger

10st 12lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Alex Hales

took keen hold, prominent, mistake 3rd

8/1

4th

9

17th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

14:45 Southwell

Ez Tiger

10st 8lb

J: Bryan Carver

T: Alex Hales

led, increased tempo before 3 out

11/2

7/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 2P5-24 BF

Last run: 42 days

W: 10st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
0-14 over hurdles but his two runs at Market Rasen in May were very respectable and his career-best RPR was recorded over this C&D (last November); probably won't be far away.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

10

28th Jul 2023

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

14:10 Uttoxeter

George Mallory

10st 5lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Charles & Adam Pogson

0-15 over hurdles but has made the frame on all three starts this season, most recently when second of 12 at Southwell (2m, good) last month; competes off same mark again here; probably won't be far away.

9/2

2nd

8

3rd Jul 2023

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

George Mallory

10st 4lb

J: Lewis Dobb

T: Charles & Adam Pogson

0-14 over hurdles but his two runs at Market Rasen in May were very respectable and his career-best RPR was recorded over this C&D (last November); probably won't be far away.

7/1

100/1

  • Place: £26.30

Form: 00/8P8

Last run: 24 days

W: 10st 2lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
Longstanding maiden who was soundly beaten at Market Rasen last month and is well out of the weights today.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

8

7th Sep 2023

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

15:55 Southwell

Naasik

10st 3lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: John Norton

0-37 but he's been placed in two of his last three starts, including when a 5l third at Stratford (2m, good) 14 days ago; on unchanged mark and he could be in the mix again.

11/2

3rd

10

24th Aug 2023

Good

2m 0f 70y

Class 5

15:50 Stratford

Naasik

10st 4lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: John Norton

Has the odd bit of placed form but he's a 10yo with a record of 0-36; taken on.

16/1

5th

10

28th Jul 2023

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

14:45 Uttoxeter

Naasik

10st 3lb

J: Conor Rabbitt

T: John Norton

Far third in a Southwell handicap (2m, good) 25 days ago but that took his record to 0-35 and this veteran is hard to predict; others preferred.

16/1

Form: 52525/

Last run: 599 days

W: 12st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 100

Form & Verdict
Not seen over hurdles since 2021 but went close off similar mark to today's in summer of that year and has posted a couple of good efforts on the Flat this spring; could have a say.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

3

(2)

1st Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 13y

Class 5

16:55 Thirsk

Oasis Prince

9st 4lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Mark Walford

prominent, pushed along before halfway, weakened quickly 3f out

40/1

9th

1

(9)

17th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

2m 0f 32y

Class 5

16:00 Beverley

Oasis Prince

10st 2lb

J: Jack Garritty

T: Mark Walford

4lb lower than when winning at Catterick (2m, good) last summer but it is difficult to be overly enthusiastic on the basis of more recent efforts; struggled over 1m4f at Thirsk (soft) last time; visor is newly applied.

14/1

8th

4

(9)

5th Aug 2023

Soft

1m 4f 8y

Class 5

17:10 Thirsk

Oasis Prince

9st 9lb

J: Jack Garritty

T: Mark Walford

prominent

11/1

Form: 5239-3

Last run: 24 days

W: 10st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
0-8 over hurdles but ran well when third at Market Rasen (2m, good) last month, after a break, and competes off same mark here; each-way claims at least.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

4

17th Nov 2023

Good

2m 0f 78y

Class 5

13:00 Doncaster

Gone In Sixty

11st 3lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Alex Hales

Slightly disappointing at Hereford 11 days ago and now 0-17 under all codes but lost out only narrowly when clear second at Fontwell (2m2f, good) last month and has good claims here if judged on that performance.

4/1

5th

9

6th Nov 2023

Good

2m 0f 8y

Class 5

16:20 Hereford

Gone In Sixty

10st 12lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Alex Hales

midfield, not fluent 1st, headway after 3 out, outpaced 2 out, weakened approaching last

9/4

Form: P/P-72

Last run: 26 days

W: 10st 3lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict
0-9 over hurdles and 1-51 overall but hasn't been with Neil Mulholland long and belied 50-1 odds when second at Newton Abbot (2m1f, good) last month; interesting to see whether he can build on that performance.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

12th

14

12th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

2m 0f 161y

Class 5

16:00 Exeter

Tallys Son

10st 4lb

J: Thomasina Eyston

T: Neil Mulholland

Beat the backed Bahtiyar at Stratford but then dropped out very tamely once headed at Southwell; only 2-55 overall.

25/1

7th

6

7th Sep 2023

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

16:25 Southwell

Tallys Son

10st 7lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Neil Mulholland

Has record of 2-54 under both codes but his last success was at Stratford (2m, good) two weeks ago; that was at 33-1 but he kept on well to beat a well-backed favourite from the Skelton yard and is only 2lb higher here; respected.

5/2

1st

11

24th Aug 2023

Good

2m 0f 70y

Class 5

15:15 Stratford

Tallys Son

10st 3lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Neil Mulholland

prominent

14/1

OUR TIP

Form: 43-3

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 95

Form & Verdict
Fair Flat-racer who has taken pretty well to hurdling for new stable this year; travelled strongly for a long way when close third over C&D (good) on handicap debut three weeks ago; respected.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

14th

1

(14)

18th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 8y

Class 6

19:45 Thirsk

Riggsby

10st 0lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Sam England

Progress as a hurdler has flatlined, but he's 5lb below his highest winning mark on Tapeta, and although yet to record an RPR above 56 in four Flat turf starts this is easier than any of those; cheekpieces added.

25/1

5th

7

6th Aug 2023

Good

2m 7f 16y

Class 4

15:52 Market Rasen

Riggsby

10st 10lb

J: Tom Midgley

T: Sam England

Travelled strongly when third of six on handicap hurdle debut at Southwell (2m, good) in June and he won over staying trips on the Flat which suggests he may have potential at this distance; however, he has to bounce back from two below-par runs over hurdles (2m/2m4f, good); unraced on slow turf.

8/1

6th

2

25th Jul 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

17:30 Southwell

Riggsby

11st 13lb

J: Jonathan England

T: Sam England

towards rear of midfield

6/1

Form: 432/5

Last run: 30 days

W: 11st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 94

Form & Verdict
Won off a lowly mark on the AW in March and ran better than eventual 21l defeat might suggest when last of five on handicap hurdle debut at Hexham (2m, good) last month; drops in grade here and may be better suited by the easier track; not ruled out.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

1

(3)

16th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

17:30 Newcastle (AW)

We Still Believe

9st 9lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Daragh Bourke

Dual C&D winner who finished behind Scarriff here early last week, when pulling hard and cracking late; there's not much wiggle room off this mark (4lb higher than when last successful) but he's capable if more amenable.

7/2

3rd

1

(3)

16th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

17:30 Newcastle (AW)

We Still Believe

9st 9lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Daragh Bourke

Dual C&D winner who finished behind Scarriff here early last week, when pulling hard and cracking late; there's not much wiggle room off this mark (4lb higher than when last successful) but he's capable if more amenable.

7/2

4th

7

(5)

8th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

14:20 Newcastle (AW)

We Still Believe

9st 5lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Daragh Bourke

Three-time course winner, the latest over C&D last September, and following a stint over hurdles he was runner-up over C&D last month, behind one who has followed up; retains same mark as last time; solid claims.

6/1

Form: 8/547-

Last run: 143 days

W: 11st 5lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 91

Form & Verdict
Began hurdling career with two reasonably encouraging runs at Bangor in spring 2022 but wasn't seen again until 53l defeat there in February; improvement required on today's handicap debut.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4

3rd Jul 2023

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Dee Eire

11st 5lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Gary Hanmer

Began hurdling career with two reasonably encouraging runs at Bangor in spring 2022 but wasn't seen again until 53l defeat there in February; improvement required on today's handicap debut.

14/1

5

10th Jun 2023

Good

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

16:35 Bangor-on-Dee

Dee Eire

11st 5lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Gary Hanmer

Unplaced in all seven starts but showed ability when beaten around 20l in two maiden hurdles here last May; tailed off in February so faces a few questions on handicap debut; up in trip.

25/1

5

20th May 2023

Good

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

16:30 Bangor-on-Dee

Dee Eire

11st 2lb

J: Kevin Brogan

T: Gary Hanmer

Unplaced all seven starts but showed ability when beaten around 20l in two maiden hurdles here last May; tailed off in February so faces a few questions on handicap debut; up in trip.

14/1

Form: 4152-5 D

Last run: 44 days

W: 10st 8lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Ran big race in defeat over fences at Warwick (2m, good) in April, after a layoff, and his subsequent fifth over hurdles at Uttoxeter (2m, good) certainly wasn't a bad effort; recent 4lb drop seems generous; one to consider.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7

3rd Jul 2023

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

16:10 Southwell

Getaman

10st 8lb

J: Tom Bellamy

T: D J Jeffreys

Ran big race in defeat over fences at Warwick (2m, good) in April, after a layoff, and his subsequent fifth over hurdles at Uttoxeter (2m, good) certainly wasn't a bad effort; recent 4lb drop seems generous; one to consider.

11/2

5th

8

20th May 2023

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

20:05 Uttoxeter

Getaman

10st 12lb

J: Tom Bellamy

T: D J Jeffreys

Dual chase winner who returned from an absence with a close, front-running second over fences at Worcester (2m, good) last month; 0-8 over hurdles but that last run was off 7lb higher and he's an interesting contender back in this sphere.

3/1

Form: 46P-

Last run: 68 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict
Poor maiden on the Flat and a well-beaten outsider on all three hurdling starts; makes handicap hurdle debut off a lowly mark and had wind surgery in May but it still takes a leap of faith to support him; sports first-time cheekpieces.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

11th

12

30th Aug 2023

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

19:20 Uttoxeter

Ballynaveen Boy

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Sam Allwood

Maiden; unplaced all starts over hurdles, including when tailed off at huge odds in four handicaps, the latest nine days ago.

100/1

7th

9

21st Aug 2023

Good

2m 7f 7y

Class 5

17:30 Bangor-on-Dee

Ballynaveen Boy

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Sam Allwood

Limited Flat maiden who is going the same way over hurdles; huge odds when nowhere in three handicaps.

66/1

7th

11

6th Aug 2023

Good

2m 2f 140y

Class 5

16:52 Market Rasen

Ballynaveen Boy

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Sam Allwood

Limited Flat maiden who is going the same way over hurdles; huge odds when nowhere in two handicaps.

50/1

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £48.00
Straight Forecast £48.39
Tricast £5712.83
Trifecta £4843.70

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Riggsby

Telegraph:

Tally's Son

RP RATINGS:

Gone In Sixty

D Express:

Ez Tiger

Daily Mail:

Getaman

POSTDATA:

Riggsby

The Times:

Riggsby

Daily Mirror:

Riggsby

The Star:

Riggsby

Daily Record:

Riggsby

The Guardian:

Tally's Son

The Sun:

Tally's Son