February 24 / 16.45 Kempton

16.45

Soft

Coral We’re Here For It Open National Hunt Flat Race (Category 1 Elimination) (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £7804.5
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • Class 3
  • 9 runners
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Coral We’re Here For It Open National Hunt Flat Race (Category 1 Elimination) (GBB Race)

Runners: 9 runners

Type: NH Flat

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

25/1 (Won)

  • Win: £41.00
  • Place: £4.40

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Made frame in two points in first half of 2023 but was last of the finishers each time; new trainer has modest strike-rate in bumpers.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

7

24th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Kempton

Thistle Be The One

11st 4lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: Keiran Burke

Made frame in two points in first half of 2023 but was last of the finishers each time; new trainer has modest strike-rate in bumpers.

25/1

16/1

  • Place: £2.90

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
45,000euros 3yo; half-brother to French 10.5f AW/1m4f turf winner Frame; dam placed 1m1f/1m2f in France, closely related to French 1m winner Fantanella; yard has a modest overall strike-rate in bumpers but is 2-11 this season; not ruled out on debut.
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

12

24th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Kempton

West Hill Verde

10st 6lb

J: Bradley Harris

T: Seamus Mullins

45,000euros 3yo; half-brother to French 10.5f AW/1m4f turf winner Frame; dam placed 1m1f/1m2f in France, closely related to French 1m winner Fantanella; yard has a modest overall strike-rate in bumpers but is 2-11 this season; not ruled out on debut.

16/1

7/1

  • Place: £1.60

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
110,000euros 3yo; brother to 2m-2m7f hurdle/chase winner Some Dove, half-brother to three more winners including bumper and 2m3f/2m4f hurdle winner The West Awaits; dam bumper/2m4f hurdle winner; in-form stable has an excellent (21%) record in bumpers; high on the list.
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3rd

8

24th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Kempton

Woodland Park

11st 4lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Olly Murphy

110,000euros 3yo; brother to 2m-2m7f hurdle/chase winner Some Dove, half-brother to three more winners including bumper and 2m3f/2m4f hurdle winner The West Awaits; dam bumper/2m4f hurdle winner; in-form stable has an excellent (21%) record in bumpers; high on the list.

7/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
31,000euros yearling; Golden Horn half-brother to winners Alkhattaaf (1m4f), Zagrah (US 1m) and Alramz (2m2f hurdle); dam useful triple 1m4f winner; Flat-bred newcomer from leading dual-purpose yard; well worth a market check.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

6

13th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 11y

Class 4

12:40 Chepstow

The Ron Do Ron

11st 0lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Gary Moore

Closed on the principals to be beaten 6l in his first bumper at Kempton (soft) and possibly got stuck in the mud next time at Uttoxeter (heavy); has potential.

6/1

4th

6

13th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 11y

Class 4

12:40 Chepstow

The Ron Do Ron

11st 0lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Gary Moore

Closed on the principals to be beaten 6l in his first bumper at Kempton (soft) and possibly got stuck in the mud next time at Uttoxeter (heavy); has potential.

6/1

4th

5

16th Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 168y

Class 2

16:45 Uttoxeter

The Ron Do Ron

10st 9lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Gary Moore

Son of Golden Horn; ran a nice first race on soft ground at Kempton (6-1) where he was closing on the principals once getting the hang of what was required of him (beaten 6l); 4yo who receives weight off his rivals and couldn't rule out.

4/1

Form: 2

Last run: 105 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Beat all bar the favourite in 17-runner race at Wincanton (good to soft; tongue-tied; 11-2) in November, rallying after running green; that's the best form on offer here and he should do better with the experience behind him; could go one better.
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5th

5

24th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Kempton

Roman Roy

11st 4lb

J: Harry Cobden

T: Paul Nicholls

Beat all bar the favourite in 17-runner race at Wincanton (good to soft; tongue-tied; 11-2) in November, rallying after running green; that's the best form on offer here and he should do better with the experience behind him; could go one better.

10/11

2nd

9

11th Nov 2023

Soft

1m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:10 Wincanton

Roman Roy

11st 2lb

J: Harry Cobden

T: Paul Nicholls

took keen hold, prominent, led over 3f out, faced challenge 2f out, ran green and headed over 1f out, rallied final 110yds, kept on well

5/2

OUR TIP

6/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
£140,000 3yo; half-brother to 2m6f hurdle winner Cardamon Hill; dam unraced half-sister to Champion Hurdler Binocular (also 1m1f Flat winner) and 10.5f and 1m7f Flat/2m2f-3m chase winner Assassino; big-money purchase and represents a yard that does well in bumpers; has to be respected.
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Verdict Starting price

6th

2

24th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Kempton

Chesh

11st 4lb

J: Rex Dingle

T: Chris Gordon

£140,000 3yo; half-brother to 2m6f hurdle winner Cardamon Hill; dam unraced half-sister to Champion Hurdler Binocular (also 1m1f Flat winner) and 10.5f and 1m7f Flat/2m2f-3m chase winner Assassino; big-money purchase and represents a yard that does well in bumpers; has to be respected.

6/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
£42,000 yearling; half-brother to bumper/2m hurdle winner Gitche Gumee; dam bumper/2m5f hurdle winner, sister to bumper/useful 2m4f-3m jumps winner Chilli Filli from talented family; very plausible on pedigree; yard 12% in bumpers in recent seasons.
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7th

10

24th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Kempton

Mythical Moon

10st 6lb

J: Tom Cannon

T: Alan King

£42,000 yearling; half-brother to bumper/2m hurdle winner Gitche Gumee; dam bumper/2m5f hurdle winner, sister to bumper/useful 2m4f-3m jumps winner Chilli Filli from talented family; very plausible on pedigree; yard 12% in bumpers in recent seasons.

9/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
By Kayf Tara; dam 1m/8.6f AW 2yo winner and poor maiden hurdler, closely related to Italian 1m7f-2m3f jumps winner Bornasco; other newcomers appeal more on paper.
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No / Draw
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8th

14

24th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Kempton

Red Rocks Lady

10st 2lb

J: Ben Jones

T: Grace Harris

By Kayf Tara; dam 1m/8.6f AW 2yo winner and poor maiden hurdler, closely related to Italian 1m7f-2m3f jumps winner Bornasco; other newcomers appeal more on paper.

40/1

Form: 6

Last run: 255 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Tailed-off last of six at Newton Abbot (good; 10-1) last summer; needs to have improved significantly to have any chance here.
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7th

7

4th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

15:35 Southwell

Telenn DAnnain

11st 4lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Christian Williams

took keen hold, held up in rear

100/1

7

4th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

15:35 Southwell

Telenn DAnnain

11st 4lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Christian Williams

Has shown little in two bumpers and a novice hurdle for which he went off at 300-1.

100/1

11th

11

26th Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

14:50 Taunton

Telenn DAnnain

11st 5lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Christian Williams

held up in rear, short of room and squeezed out 1st

100/1

Non-runners

Berliath, Country Mile, Oak Grove, Notorious Pink, Chocolate Hobbnob

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £373.90
Straight Forecast £421.86
Trifecta £2513.20

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Roman Roy

D Express:

Woodland Park

The Star:

Mythical Moon

WEST COUNTRY:

Oak Grove

Daily Mirror:

Woodland Park

RP RATINGS:

Roman Roy

POSTDATA:

Roman Roy

The Times:

Roman Roy

Telegraph:

Roman Roy

The Guardian:

Roman Roy

Daily Mail:

Roman Roy

The Sun:

Roman Roy

Daily Record:

Roman Roy