April 14 / 16.07 Hereford

16.07

Soft

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  • Prize money: £4193.42
  • 2m 3f 147y
  • Class 4
  • 10 runners
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Runners: 10 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

4/9 (Won)

  • Win: £1.40
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 6-423

Last run: 77 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 119

Form & Verdict
Half-brother to Altior; placed in two races at Doncaster (2m3f, good/good to soft) since switched to hurdles, latest behind the subsequent EBF final winner; the clear pick on form.
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4

3rd May 2024

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 45y

19:05 Punchestown

Montecam

11st 12lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

prominent on inner, fell 1st

10/1

4

3rd May 2024

Good To Yielding

2m 0f 45y

19:05 Punchestown

Montecam

11st 12lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

prominent on inner, fell 1st

10/1

1st

4

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

Montecam

11st 6lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

Half-brother to Altior; placed in two races at Doncaster (2m3f, good/good to soft) since switched to hurdles, latest behind the subsequent EBF final winner; the clear pick on form.

4/9

25/1

  • Place: £6.80

Form: 72-7F

Last run: 27 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Faller at Southwell (2m4f) last month; best effort when second to useful mare in Uttoxeter bumper (soft) last April; return to that form would give her place claims.
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1st

7

18th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 4

17:55 Uttoxeter

Miss Maverick

11st 3lb

J: James Davies

T: Gary Hanmer

took keen hold, led, clear before 4th

5/1

1st

7

18th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 4

17:55 Uttoxeter

Miss Maverick

11st 3lb

J: James Davies

T: Gary Hanmer

took keen hold, led, clear before 4th

5/1

1st

13

24th Apr 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 168y

Class 4

16:30 Uttoxeter

Miss Maverick

11st 0lb

J: James Davies

T: Gary Hanmer

Third/latest start over hurdles was her best when 66-1 second of ten to a long odds-on favourite in maiden at Hereford (2m4f, good to soft) ten days ago; will have a major say if that is repeated.

7/2

8/1

  • Place: £2.90

Form: 674

Last run: 106 days

W: 11st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
40-1 shot in both hurdles attempts but ran well at Taunton (2m3f, good to soft) latest and has place possibilities provided that form is backed up; returns from a break.
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3rd

5

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

Native Moon

11st 6lb

J: Alan Johns

T: Victor Dartnall

40-1 shot in both hurdles attempts but ran well at Taunton (2m3f, good to soft) latest and has place possibilities provided that form is backed up; returns from a break.

8/1

3rd

5

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

Native Moon

11st 6lb

J: Alan Johns

T: Victor Dartnall

40-1 shot in both hurdles attempts but ran well at Taunton (2m3f, good to soft) latest and has place possibilities provided that form is backed up; returns from a break.

8/1

4th

6

30th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 1y

Class 4

13:00 Taunton

Native Moon

11st 0lb

J: Alan Johns

T: Victor Dartnall

towards rear, not fluent 1st

50/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 13lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Rules debutante who has ordinary-looking claims on Irish point form, beaten when final-fence faller most recently; others preferred.
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No Results Found

Form:

Last run: 21 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Unpromising debut at Ascot (2m3f, good; well beaten) last month, having been friendless in the betting; needs a big step forward.
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5th

1

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

Catch Catchfire

11st 6lb

J: Charlie Todd

T: Ian Williams

Unpromising debut at Ascot (2m3f, good; well beaten) last month, having been friendless in the betting; needs a big step forward.

33/1

Form: 5

Last run: 43 days

W: 11st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Point winner (2m4f, good) who seemed to need the run at Doncaster last month when back from a near three-year absence; this twice-raced 7yo is still open to progress.
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6th

6

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

Scotch On Da Rocks

11st 6lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Ben Pauling

Point winner (2m4f, good) who seemed to need the run at Doncaster last month when back from a near three-year absence; this twice-raced 7yo is still open to progress.

9/2

6th

6

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

Scotch On Da Rocks

11st 6lb

J: Kielan Woods

T: Ben Pauling

Point winner (2m4f, good) who seemed to need the run at Doncaster last month when back from a near three-year absence; this twice-raced 7yo is still open to progress.

9/2

Form: 94

Last run: 101 days

W: 10st 13lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Ran encouragingly at this course (2m5f, good to soft; hurdles debut) on last appearance and, having met spots of trouble, the bare form needs marking up; looks interesting.
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7th

10

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

Valentia

10st 13lb

J: Jack Hogan

T: Fergal O’Brien

Ran encouragingly at this course (2m5f, good to soft; hurdles debut) on last appearance and, having met spots of trouble, the bare form needs marking up; looks interesting.

8/1

7th

10

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

Valentia

10st 13lb

J: Jack Hogan

T: Fergal O’Brien

Ran encouragingly at this course (2m5f, good to soft; hurdles debut) on last appearance and, having met spots of trouble, the bare form needs marking up; looks interesting.

8/1

OUR TIP

Form: P5

Last run: 14 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Placed in Irish point; holds dismal claims on his two hurdles efforts.
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9th

7

12th May 2024

Good

2m 7f 174y

Class 5

17:13 Ludlow

League Clash

10st 10lb

J: Ben Jones

T: Sheila Lewis

Placed in his Irish point; it's hard to say whether his three runs over hurdles represent any worthwhile form but this is his handicap debut with a step up in trip.

33/1

9th

7

12th May 2024

Good

2m 7f 174y

Class 5

17:13 Ludlow

League Clash

10st 10lb

J: Ben Jones

T: Sheila Lewis

Placed in his Irish point; it's hard to say whether his three runs over hurdles represent any worthwhile form but this is his handicap debut with a step up in trip.

33/1

Form: 078

Last run: 6 days

W: 11st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict
Godolphin castoff who has recorded modest RPRs in two bumpers (for Lucinda Russell) and a 1m7f maiden hurdle; needs improvement.
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No Results Found

Form: 79-U

Last run: 341 days

W: 10st 13lb

7 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Modest claims on bumper form; absent since unseating rider in the early stages at Ludlow (2m5f; hurdles debut) last May; opposed.
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7

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

After Midnight

10st 13lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Julian Smith

Modest claims on bumper form; absent since unseating rider in the early stages at Ludlow (2m5f; hurdles debut) last May; opposed.

100/1

7

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

16:07 Hereford

After Midnight

10st 13lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Julian Smith

Modest claims on bumper form; absent since unseating rider in the early stages at Ludlow (2m5f; hurdles debut) last May; opposed.

100/1

1

9th May 2023

Good

2m 5f 55y

Class 4

17:25 Ludlow

After Midnight

11st 4lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Julian Smith

Never dangerous in bumpers at Warwick and Southwell last month; she goes hurdling now with lots more needed.

33/1

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Payout
Exacta £23.80
Straight Forecast £42.34
Trifecta £104.10

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Montecam

WEST COUNTRY:

Native Moon

Telegraph:

Scotch On Da Rocks

RP RATINGS:

Montecam

TOPSPEED:

Montecam

POSTDATA:

Montecam

LAMBOURN:

Montecam

The Times:

Montecam

D Express:

Montecam

Daily Mirror:

Montecam

The Sun:

Montecam

The Star:

Montecam

Daily Record:

Montecam