April 21 / 15.55 Stratford

15.55

Good To Soft

Bet At racingtv.com Novices’ Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

  • Prize money: £3511.86
  • 2m 2f 148y
  • Class 5
  • 8 runners
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Bet At racingtv.com Novices’ Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

Runners: 8 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

25/1 (Won)

  • Win: £15.00
  • Place: £2.80

Form: 7-904

Last run: 74 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
Unexposed after only four hurdling starts but was beaten about 25l when fourth of nine on handicap debut at Sedgefield (2m1f, soft) in February and her tendency to race too freely remains a concern; 1lb wrong here.
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5th

6

9th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

20:20 Stratford

Telefenney

10st 13lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

prominent, weakened approaching last

15/8

5th

6

9th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

20:20 Stratford

Telefenney

10st 13lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Marked improvement when winning over C&D 19 days ago, reportedly benefiting from a break; up 8lb but still has time to do better.

15/8

1st

10

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:55 Stratford

Telefenney

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Unexposed after only four hurdling starts but was beaten about 25l when fourth of nine on handicap debut at Sedgefield (2m1f, soft) in February and her tendency to race too freely remains a concern; 1lb wrong here.

25/1

Form: 545

Last run: 102 days

W: 11st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 101

Form & Verdict
Won on Irish point debut in March 2023 and has displayed promise in three hurdle races at about 2m this season; had wind op soon after latest appearance in January; warrants consideration on handicap debut.
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2nd

3

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:55 Stratford

Finn Lough

11st 12lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Won on Irish point debut in March 2023 and has displayed promise in three hurdle races at about 2m this season; had wind op soon after latest appearance in January; warrants consideration on handicap debut.

7/2

2nd

3

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:55 Stratford

Finn Lough

11st 12lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Won on Irish point debut in March 2023 and has displayed promise in three hurdle races at about 2m this season; had wind op soon after latest appearance in January; warrants consideration on handicap debut.

7/2

3/1

  • Place: £1.20

Form: -15312 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 103

Form & Verdict
Delivered on earlier hurdling promise when game winner of Plumpton maiden (2m, good to soft) in November and bumped into a big improver when second on handicap debut there (2m4f, good) three weeks ago; gets another chance off the same mark here; leading contender.
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4th

5

12th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 114y

Class 3

16:25 Plumpton

A Tickatickatiming

10st 5lb

J: Alice Stevens

T: Sheena West

led, not fluent 4 out, headed before 2 out

5/2

4th

5

12th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 114y

Class 3

16:25 Plumpton

A Tickatickatiming

10st 5lb

J: Alice Stevens

T: Sheena West

led, not fluent 4 out, headed before 2 out

5/2

3rd

1

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:55 Stratford

A Tickatickatiming

12st 0lb

J: Marc Goldstein

T: Sheena West

Delivered on earlier hurdling promise when game winner of Plumpton maiden (2m, good to soft) in November and bumped into a big improver when second on handicap debut there (2m4f, good) three weeks ago; gets another chance off the same mark here; leading contender.

3/1

Form: -66842

Last run: 52 days

W: 11st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 91

Form & Verdict
0-6 over hurdles but lost out only by a nose after keeping on well in the straight at Ludlow (2m, soft) in February and looks ready for this move back up in trip; one to consider.
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5th

4

18th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

18:50 Bangor-on-Dee

Churchman

11st 3lb

J: Jay Tidball

T: Alastair Ralph

0-8 over hurdles but has made the frame in his last four handicaps (2m-2m2f); dropped another 2lb since last time and might have untapped potential over today's trip; probably won't be far away.

3/1

5th

4

18th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

18:50 Bangor-on-Dee

Churchman

11st 3lb

J: Jay Tidball

T: Alastair Ralph

0-8 over hurdles but has made the frame in his last four handicaps (2m-2m2f); dropped another 2lb since last time and might have untapped potential over today's trip; probably won't be far away.

3/1

3rd

5

4th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

19:25 Uttoxeter

Churchman

11st 4lb

J: Jay Tidball

T: Alastair Ralph

Just a respectable fourth at Stratford (2m2f, good to soft) last month and now 0-7 over hurdles but lost out only by a nose after keeping on well in the straight at Ludlow (2m, soft) two starts ago, and that performance makes him of interest here.

7/1

Form: 400/56

Last run: 34 days

W: 10st 8lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Ex-Irish maiden who returned from mammoth absence with two very disappointing runs for new stable this year, latterly when tailed off in 2m4f Southwell handicap last month; difficult to enthuse over.
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1st

10

18th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 189y

Class 5

19:33 Uttoxeter

Over Milk Wood

10st 5lb

J: Jack Hogan

T: Gary Hanmer

prominent

12/1

1st

10

18th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 189y

Class 5

19:33 Uttoxeter

Over Milk Wood

10st 5lb

J: Jack Hogan

T: Gary Hanmer

prominent

12/1

5th

9

7th May 2024

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 5

16:42 Southwell

Over Milk Wood

10st 7lb

J: Jack Hogan

T: Gary Hanmer

Ran a little better on his third run back from a mammoth absence, beaten 17l in a 2m2f handicap hurdle at Stratford; could be better over fences but hard to be confident.

16/1

Form: P94-0P

Last run: 280 days

W: 11st 3lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 92

Form & Verdict
Well down the field on handicap debut at Warwick (2m3f, good to soft) last May and pulled up on chasing debut here two months later; returns from 280-day absence with lots to prove.
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6th

4

9th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 6f 7y

Class 5

18:20 Stratford

Hitthekettle

11st 5lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Michael Gates

Won a point in 2022 but yet to be placed after six starts under rules; not disgraced when sixth of eight here (2m2f, good to soft) last month, after a break, but needs to have taken significant benefit from that outing.

33/1

6th

4

9th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 6f 7y

Class 5

18:20 Stratford

Hitthekettle

11st 5lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Michael Gates

Won a point in 2022 but yet to be placed after six starts under rules; not disgraced when sixth of eight here (2m2f, good to soft) last month, after a break, but needs to have taken significant benefit from that outing.

33/1

6th

5

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:55 Stratford

Hitthekettle

11st 3lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Michael Gates

Well down the field on handicap debut at Warwick (2m3f, good to soft) last May and pulled up on chasing debut here two months later; returns from 280-day absence with lots to prove.

33/1

Form: 9652

Last run: 41 days

W: 10st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 88

Form & Verdict
No match for wide-margin winner when second in juvenile hurdle over C&D (heavy) six weeks ago but remains very lightly raced and is another with scope for progress in handicaps.
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7th

9

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:55 Stratford

Raise Your Glass

10st 3lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: Charlie Longsdon

No match for wide-margin winner when second in juvenile hurdle over C&D (heavy) six weeks ago but remains very lightly raced and is another with scope for progress in handicaps.

7/1

7th

9

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:55 Stratford

Raise Your Glass

10st 3lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: Charlie Longsdon

No match for wide-margin winner when second in juvenile hurdle over C&D (heavy) six weeks ago but remains very lightly raced and is another with scope for progress in handicaps.

7/1

2nd

8

11th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 3

13:50 Stratford

Raise Your Glass

10st 7lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: Charlie Longsdon

took keen hold, prominent, lost position and dropped to midfield 2nd

14/1

Form: 9-36

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Soundly beaten in Plumpton maiden on recent stable debut but looked quite promising when keeping-on third in Ffos Las novice (2m4f, good) for Jeremy Scott last spring and has plenty of scope for improvement in handicaps.
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7

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:55 Stratford

Harrys Game

11st 0lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Christian Williams

Soundly beaten in Plumpton maiden on recent stable debut but looked quite promising when keeping-on third in Ffos Las novice (2m4f, good) for Jeremy Scott last spring and has plenty of scope for improvement in handicaps.

7/1

7

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

15:55 Stratford

Harrys Game

11st 0lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Christian Williams

Soundly beaten in Plumpton maiden on recent stable debut but looked quite promising when keeping-on third in Ffos Las novice (2m4f, good) for Jeremy Scott last spring and has plenty of scope for improvement in handicaps.

7/1

6th

3

1st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 114y

Class 4

16:10 Plumpton

Harrys Game

11st 6lb

J: Dylan Johnston

T: Christian Williams

Flat-bred 7yo; beaten 41l (2m) and 17l (2m4f) in two hurdles for Jeremy Scott; has no obvious form claims.

8/1

Non-runners

Victory Club, Trevors Lad, Minella Majestic

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £25.30
Straight Forecast £38.84
Tricast £79.75
Trifecta £118.50

Selections

RP RATINGS:

Churchman

WEST COUNTRY:

Victory Club

SPOTLIGHT:

A Tickatickatiming

The Times:

Raise Your Glass

POSTDATA:

A Tickatickatiming

Telegraph:

Churchman

D Express:

Churchman

Daily Mirror:

Churchman

The Sun:

Churchman

The Star:

Victory Club

Daily Record:

Victory Club