February 26 / 14.20 Plumpton

14.20

Soft

Brough Scott Backs Jamie’s Farm Maiden Hurdle (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £4356.8
  • 1m 7f 195y
  • Class 4
  • 12 runners
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Brough Scott Backs Jamie’s Farm Maiden Hurdle (GBB Race)

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Windy

5/4 (Won)

  • Win: £1.50
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 495

Last run: 16 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Safely held on hurdling debut at Newbury in December but his fifth of 13 in a good race there (2m, heavy) this month was much better, and that piece of form sets a clear standard here.
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12

22nd Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 69y

Class 3

15:33 Newbury

Davids Well

10st 11lb

J: Rex Dingle

T: Chris Gordon

Lightly raced 5yo who got off the mark with an easy win in a Plumpton maiden (2m, soft) last month; that was a good opportunity but he's a promising type who could have a lot more to offer in handicaps; respected.

6/1

1st

2

26th Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:20 Plumpton

Davids Well

11st 7lb

J: Rex Dingle

T: Chris Gordon

Safely held on hurdling debut at Newbury in December but his fifth of 13 in a good race there (2m, heavy) this month was much better, and that piece of form sets a clear standard here.

5/4

5th

7

10th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 69y

Class 3

12:55 Newbury

Davids Well

11st 2lb

J: Bryony Frost

T: Chris Gordon

took keen hold, prominent

25/1

50/1

  • Place: £9.40

Form: F-4354

Last run: 188 days

W: 11st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict
Triple point winner in 2022 and held on for modest third on stable/hurdle debut at Newton Abbot (2m5f, good) last summer; safely held in two handicap chases in August, though, and not sure to be suited by the slow ground on this first start for six months.
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2nd

7

26th Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:20 Plumpton

Oval Street

11st 7lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: Mark Gillard

Triple point winner in 2022 and held on for modest third on stable/hurdle debut at Newton Abbot (2m5f, good) last summer; safely held in two handicap chases in August, though, and not sure to be suited by the slow ground on this first start for six months.

50/1

4th

4

22nd Aug 2023

Good

2m 0f 75y

Class 3

14:30 Newton Abbot

Oval Street

10st 5lb

J: David Noonan

T: Mark Gillard

Moderate pointing winner; well beaten in a Worcester handicap chase three weeks ago (blinkered for first time, made a lot of the running) and up against it from 23lb out of the weights here.

33/1

5th

5

1st Aug 2023

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

18:30 Worcester

Oval Street

11st 0lb

J: David Noonan

T: Mark Gillard

Three-time point winner who made quite an encouraging stable debut when third (albeit well held) in Newton Abbot maiden hurdle (2m5f, good) last month; switched back to fences for handicap debut; blinkers added.

12/1

25/1

  • Place: £4.30

Form: 07

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Second in an Irish point in 2022 (yielding); well beaten on last month's hurdling debut, after a long absence, but shaped with a lot more promise when seventh at Taunton (2m3f, good) three weeks ago and has realistic place claims if he handles the slower ground here.
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1st

6

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 1f 109y

Class 5

19:00 Exeter

Hidalgo Des Bordes

11st 4lb

J: James Bowen

T: Warren Greatrex

Improved on his hurdle debut effort when seventh at Taunton (2m3f, good) in February, before making the frame at Plumpton (2m, soft) later that month; open to improvement now going chasing and looks interesting from a workable mark; tongue-tie goes on.

9/2

1st

6

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 1f 109y

Class 5

19:00 Exeter

Hidalgo Des Bordes

11st 4lb

J: James Bowen

T: Warren Greatrex

Improved on his hurdle debut effort when seventh at Taunton (2m3f, good) in February, before making the frame at Plumpton (2m, soft) later that month; open to improvement now going chasing and looks interesting from a workable mark; tongue-tie goes on.

9/2

Form: 4

Last run: 100 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Won two low-grade AW handicaps in 2022 and looked in pretty good nick when third at Wolverhampton recently (9.4f, RPR 58); raced a bit too freely and was beaten about 19l when fourth on hurdling debut at Uttoxeter (2m, heavy) in November but has pretty good each-way claims here.
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7th

4

21st Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 11y

Class 5

14:15 Chepstow

Come To Pass

11st 9lb

J: Freddie Gordon

T: Tony Carroll

Dual AW winner over 1m2f in late 2022; some respectable AW form this winter but has been beaten about 20l in his two hurdles (heavy/soft) and this mark is not obviously lenient for handicap debut.

10/1

Form: 966

Last run: 9 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Won soft-ground point bumper on debut last April but has not shown a great deal in a bumper and two hurdle races this year.
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6th

14

13th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 100y

Class 5

16:40 Chepstow

Just Aidan

10st 10lb

J: Ben Poste

T: Harriet Dickin

Beaten about 29l when third of 11 on recent handicap debut at Wincanton (2m4f, soft) but travelled well for a long way there and is 3lb lower here; not out of this.

14/1

6th

14

13th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 100y

Class 5

16:40 Chepstow

Just Aidan

10st 10lb

J: Ben Poste

T: Harriet Dickin

Beaten about 29l when third of 11 on recent handicap debut at Wincanton (2m4f, soft) but travelled well for a long way there and is 3lb lower here; not out of this.

14/1

3rd

5

27th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 179y

Class 5

17:05 Wincanton

Just Aidan

11st 6lb

J: Ben Poste

T: Harriet Dickin

Soft-ground point winner; latest 21l defeat in a 2m maiden at Plumpton (soft) is the closest he's come over hurdles and that run offers some hope now handicapping off this low a mark.

12/1

OUR TIP

Form: 7-0P5

Last run: 28 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Pulled up on hurdling debut at Fontwell on Boxing Day and didn't achieve much when fifth of six in uncompetitive C&D novice last month.
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6th

3

26th Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:20 Plumpton

Dreadpoetssociety

11st 7lb

J: Bryony Frost

T: Chris Gordon

Pulled up on hurdling debut at Fontwell on Boxing Day and didn't achieve much when fifth of six in uncompetitive C&D novice last month.

50/1

5th

2

29th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:50 Plumpton

Dreadpoetssociety

11st 5lb

J: Rex Dingle

T: Chris Gordon

held up in rear, outpaced and lost touch before 3 out, no impression from 2 out

100/1

0

5

26th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 1f 162y

Class 4

13:07 Fontwell

Dreadpoetssociety

11st 2lb

J: Freddie Gordon

T: Chris Gordon

Well beaten in two bumpers for Warren Greatrex in the spring; now with new stable for hurdling career.

66/1

14/1

Form: 1/3-76

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Lightly raced since French AW bumper win in 2021 and showed only minor promise on his two hurdling starts this year, the latter over C&D (soft) a fortnight ago; improvement required.
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7th

5

26th Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:20 Plumpton

Inigo

11st 7lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Gary Moore

Lightly raced since French AW bumper win in 2021 and showed only minor promise on his two hurdling starts this year, the latter over C&D (soft) a fortnight ago; improvement required.

14/1

6th

4

12th Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

15:15 Plumpton

Inigo

11st 7lb

J: Niall Houlihan

T: Gary Moore

held up in rear

66/1

7th

7

25th Jan 2024

Good

1m 7f 171y

Class 4

13:25 Huntingdon

Inigo

11st 8lb

J: David Noonan

T: Gary Moore

took keen hold, towards rear

33/1

Form: 09P5P

Last run: 29 days

W: 10st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Showed no significant promise when 200-1 for first three hurdling starts.
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8th

10

26th Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:20 Plumpton

No Guarantee

10st 9lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Cynthia Woods

Showed no significant promise when 200-1 for first three hurdling starts.

100/1

0

8

28th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 1f 162y

Class 4

13:12 Fontwell

No Guarantee

10st 3lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Cynthia Woods

raced wide, took keen hold, midfield, no impression before 3 out, pulled up before 2 out

100/1

5th

4

7th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 3

12:45 Plumpton

No Guarantee

11st 0lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Cynthia Woods

held up in rear, outpaced and detached 6th

100/1

Form: 8

Last run: 210 days

W: 11st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Flat-bred 5yo; beaten about 22l when eighth in good-ground Plumpton bumper on last summer's debut and not seen again since; had wind surgery in September; hood removed.
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8th

5

14th Apr 2024

Good

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:40 Plumpton

Sir Maximus

11st 4lb

J: David Bass

T: Lawney Hill

Beaten when falling at Fontwell last month and doesn't look up to winning a maiden.

66/1

8th

5

14th Apr 2024

Good

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:40 Plumpton

Sir Maximus

11st 4lb

J: David Bass

T: Lawney Hill

Beaten when falling at Fontwell last month and doesn't look up to winning a maiden.

66/1

7

18th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 1f 162y

Class 4

14:13 Fontwell

Sir Maximus

11st 5lb

J: David Bass

T: Lawney Hill

Safely held in good-ground Newton Abbot bumper on last summer's bumper and was pulled up in run-of-the-mill Plumpton maiden (2m, soft) when switched to hurdling last month.

66/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Very useful on the Flat in his prime; absent since finishing third in 1m2f French Listed race for David Menuisier in September 2022 but ought to handle today's ground reasonably well and is an interesting recruit to hurdling; hooded for first time.
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7th

4

(5)

7th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 2f 37y

Class 3

13:58 Bath

Winter Reprise

9st 1lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Alan King

Decidedly smart back in the day over middle distances when running in these colours for David Menuisier; however, was returning from a long absence when pulled up in a maiden hurdle at Plumpton this February; raced keenly that day in the first-time hood; has some questions to answer.

9/1

7th

4

(5)

7th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 2f 37y

Class 3

13:58 Bath

Winter Reprise

9st 1lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Alan King

Decidedly smart back in the day over middle distances when running in these colours for David Menuisier; however, was returning from a long absence when pulled up in a maiden hurdle at Plumpton this February; raced keenly that day in the first-time hood; has some questions to answer.

9/1

9

26th Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:20 Plumpton

Winter Reprise

11st 7lb

J: Tom Cannon

T: Alan King

Very useful on the Flat in his prime; absent since finishing third in 1m2f French Listed race for David Menuisier in September 2022 but ought to handle today's ground reasonably well and is an interesting recruit to hurdling; hooded for first time.

11/10

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Third foal; half-sister to fair staying hurdler Langley Hundred and a point winner; dam fair hurdle winner, half-sister to smart chaser Herecomesthetruth; makes debut in race lacking strength in depth but probably best watched all the same.
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11

26th Feb 2024

Soft

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:20 Plumpton

Lucky Rover

10st 2lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Pat Phelan

Third foal; half-sister to fair staying hurdler Langley Hundred and a point winner; dam fair hurdle winner, half-sister to smart chaser Herecomesthetruth; makes debut in race lacking strength in depth but probably best watched all the same.

33/1

Form: 4P

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Made the frame in two Irish Flat maidens in the autumn (both on heavy ground) but struggled on stable/hurdle debut in November; had excuse when pulled up last time (saddle slipped) but others look much more likely here.
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6th

2

(2)

15th Apr 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 219y

Class 5

17:30 Kempton (AW)

Royal Toast

10st 0lb

J: William Carson

T: Tony Carroll

Showed ability when in the frame in two heavy-ground maidens (1m/9.5f) for Joseph O'Brien last autumn, but four outings over hurdles for this yard have been blowouts; this may be more her game, but still hard to fancy.

25/1

6th

2

(2)

15th Apr 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 219y

Class 5

17:30 Kempton (AW)

Royal Toast

10st 0lb

J: William Carson

T: Tony Carroll

in touch with leaders

25/1

9

11th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 3

13:50 Stratford

Royal Toast

10st 7lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Tony Carroll

always behind

100/1

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Payout
Exacta £43.90
Straight Forecast £48.57
Trifecta £456.80

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

David's Well

POSTDATA:

Winter Reprise

WEST COUNTRY:

Just Aidan

Telegraph:

Come To Pass

RP RATINGS:

David's Well

The Times:

David's Well

The Guardian:

David's Well

Daily Mail:

David's Well

The Sun:

David's Well

D Express:

Winter Reprise

Daily Mirror:

Winter Reprise

The Star:

Winter Reprise

Daily Record:

Winter Reprise