April 22 / 15.00 Hexham

15.00

Heavy

Tay Valley Chasers Patrick Crofts Memorial Junior “National Hunt” Hurdle (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £4901.4
  • 2m 0f 48y
  • Class 4
  • 5 runners
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Tay Valley Chasers Patrick Crofts Memorial Junior “National Hunt” Hurdle (GBB Race)

Runners: 5 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

7/2 (Won)

  • Win: £4.50
  • Place: £1.90

Form: 152

Last run: 46 days

W: 10st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Newcastle bumper winner in November (1m6f, good to soft); ran creditably when second of three behind an odds-on stable companion on her jumps debut at Carlisle last month (2m1f, soft); should improve on that; one with a chance
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1st

5

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

15:00 Hexham

Shes Notjoeking

10st 7lb

J: Patrick Wadge

T: Lucinda Russell

disputed lead, jumped right but briefly led 4th, headed 2 out

7/2

1st

5

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

15:00 Hexham

Shes Notjoeking

10st 7lb

J: Patrick Wadge

T: Lucinda Russell

disputed lead, jumped right but briefly led 4th, headed 2 out

7/2

4

7th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 1f 0y

Class 4

14:35 Carlisle

Shes Notjoeking

10st 7lb

J: Alan Doyle

T: Lucinda Russell

Milan filly who made a winning start in Newcastle bumper in November; not discredited under a 7lb penalty when fifth in similar company there following month so she needs considering now going hurdling; yard also have Rocheval in here.

9/1

11/10

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 222

Last run: 53 days

W: 11st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 107

Form & Verdict
Runner-up in a bumper and on both starts over hurdles, last time going down by a length at Wetherby (2m, soft); obvious contender.
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2nd

1

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

15:00 Hexham

I Wish You

11st 0lb

J: Stephen Mulqueen

T: Lucinda Russell

set steady pace, led narrowly or disputed lead, headed but prominent 4th

11/10

2nd

1

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

15:00 Hexham

I Wish You

11st 0lb

J: Stephen Mulqueen

T: Lucinda Russell

set steady pace, led narrowly or disputed lead, headed but prominent 4th

11/10

2nd

3

29th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

15:25 Wetherby

I Wish You

11st 0lb

J: Stephen Mulqueen

T: Lucinda Russell

Runner-up to the same stablemate on both starts, a bumper at Aintree (2m1f, soft) then a juvenile hurdle at Ayr (2m, soft); he was well clear of the third last time and is one to consider this afternoon.

5/1

Form: 632

Last run: 32 days

W: 10st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Placed in bumpers at Wincanton and Chepstow on last two starts; half-sister to a winning hurdler; may do better now going over hurdles for the first time.
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2nd

6

12th Jun 2024

Good

2m 5f 164y

Class 4

14:13 Fontwell

Briefly

10st 3lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Anthony Honeyball

prominent, hit 2 out, hung left and outpaced approaching last, kept on run-in, not pace to challenge

4/1

3rd

11

16th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 162y

Class 4

17:10 Fontwell

Briefly

10st 8lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Anthony Honeyball

Placed in bumpers at Wincanton and Chepstow before her third of five in a 4yo hurdle race at Hexham (2m, heavy) last month; needs to improve on all of that form.

8/1

3rd

11

16th May 2024

Good

2m 1f 162y

Class 4

17:10 Fontwell

Briefly

10st 8lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Anthony Honeyball

Placed in bumpers at Wincanton and Chepstow before her third of five in a 4yo hurdle race at Hexham (2m, heavy) last month; needs to improve on all of that form.

8/1

OUR TIP

Form: O53F

Last run: 53 days

W: 11st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Fair form in bumpers; beaten in fourth (behind stable companion I Wish You) when falling at the last at Wetherby on hurdles debut (2m, soft; didn't jump well); could go well if his jumping has improved; hood now tried.
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4th

2

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

15:00 Hexham

Knomorediamonds

11st 0lb

J: Alan Doyle

T: Lucinda Russell

held up in last, went fourth 3rd

10/1

4th

2

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 48y

Class 4

15:00 Hexham

Knomorediamonds

11st 0lb

J: Alan Doyle

T: Lucinda Russell

held up in last, went fourth 3rd

10/1

4

29th Feb 2024

Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

15:25 Wetherby

Knomorediamonds

11st 0lb

J: Alan Doyle

T: Lucinda Russell

Improved form when close third in Newcastle bumper in December on third start (1m6f, good; a head behind Aire Spray); in good hands to continue to progress and he's not ruled out on hurdle debut; one of two for yard.

16/1

Form: 8

Last run: 34 days

W: 10st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Well-beaten 80-1 shot in a Wetherby bumper last month; has a jumps pedigree so should fare better on her hurdles debut.
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10th

12

7th Jun 2024

Good

2m 2f 140y

Class 4

13:48 Market Rasen

Low Tolerance

10st 10lb

J: Jonathan England

T: Sam England

Well beaten at triple-digit odds in two slow-ground hurdles this spring (both 2m); needs this quicker surface to enable massive improvement.

66/1

7th

9

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

19:40 Southwell

Low Tolerance

10st 10lb

J: Jonathan England

T: Sam England

Tailed off on debut in a Wetherby bumper and pulled up at 200-1 on hurdles debut at Hexham (2m, heavy; five runners); safer to look elsewhere.

100/1

7th

9

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

19:40 Southwell

Low Tolerance

10st 10lb

J: Jonathan England

T: Sam England

Tailed off on debut in a Wetherby bumper and pulled up at 200-1 on hurdles debut at Hexham (2m, heavy; five runners); safer to look elsewhere.

100/1

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Payout
Exacta £6.60
Straight Forecast £6.32
Trifecta £14.30

Selections

RP RATINGS:

I Wish You

WEST COUNTRY:

Briefly

SPOTLIGHT:

She's Notjoeking

Telegraph:

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D Express:

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The Star:

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Daily Record:

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POSTDATA:

I Wish You

The Times:

I Wish You

The Guardian:

I Wish You

Daily Mail:

I Wish You

Daily Mirror:

I Wish You

The Sun:

I Wish You