April 22 / 16.30 Hexham

16.30

Heavy

At The Races App Expert Tips Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

  • Prize money: £4779.3
  • 2m 4f 28y
  • Class 5
  • 8 runners
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At The Races App Expert Tips Handicap Hurdle (Div II)

Runners: 8 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £11.00
  • Place: £2.00

Form: 8033-3

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Winner on the Flat and also won a point in March (3m, soft); creditable third on return to hurdling at Market Rasen last time (2m4f, good to soft); chance on that form.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

11

4th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

20:25 Hexham

Paramaribo

10st 13lb

J: Miss Roisin Leech

T: Victor Thompson

midfield

11/2

12th

11

4th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 63y

Class 5

20:25 Hexham

Paramaribo

10st 13lb

J: Miss Roisin Leech

T: Victor Thompson

midfield

11/2

1st

8

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Paramaribo

10st 11lb

J: Miss Roisin Leech

T: Victor Thompson

Winner on the Flat and also won a point in March (3m, soft); creditable third on return to hurdling at Market Rasen last time (2m4f, good to soft); chance on that form.

6/1

9/4

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 0F44F1 D

Last run: 23 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 103

Form & Verdict
Ex-Irish; proved suited by the return to hurdling when getting off the mark at Carlisle last time (2m3f, soft); 4lb higher; should go well.
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2nd

1

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Master Breffni

12st 0lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Micky Hammond

Ex-Irish; proved suited by the return to hurdling when getting off the mark at Carlisle last time (2m3f, soft); 4lb higher; should go well.

9/4

2nd

1

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Master Breffni

12st 0lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Micky Hammond

Ex-Irish; proved suited by the return to hurdling when getting off the mark at Carlisle last time (2m3f, soft); 4lb higher; should go well.

9/4

1st

7

30th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 61y

Class 4

17:25 Carlisle

Master Breffni

11st 0lb

J: Conor O’Farrell

T: Micky Hammond

Ex-Irish maiden; has fallen in two of his four runs for this yard (all over fences) but was in front when crashing out two from home at Catterick last time; 3lb rise annoying but still on a good mark for this return to hurdling.

5/1

8/1

  • Place: £1.30

Form: -35293 CD

Last run: 45 days

W: 10st 4lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict
Sole win was over C&D in November 2022 (soft); has run creditably in two of her three races in 2024, including last time when third at Ayr (2m4f, good to soft); worth considering
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3rd

9

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Lewa House

10st 4lb

J: Bruce Lynn

T: Catch Bissett

Sole win was over C&D in November 2022 (soft); has run creditably in two of her three races in 2024, including last time when third at Ayr (2m4f, good to soft); worth considering

8/1

3rd

9

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Lewa House

10st 4lb

J: Bruce Lynn

T: Catch Bissett

Sole win was over C&D in November 2022 (soft); has run creditably in two of her three races in 2024, including last time when third at Ayr (2m4f, good to soft); worth considering

8/1

3rd

11

8th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 4f 100y

Class 5

15:00 Ayr

Lewa House

10st 8lb

J: Charlotte Jones

T: Catch Bissett

1-16 over hurdles, the win gained in 2022; kept on for modest second behind Follow Charlie over C&D (heavy) in January but was never seriously involved over 3m here last month; not the percentage call.

20/1

Form: 34324

Last run: 39 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 96

Form & Verdict
Irish point winner who has finished in the frame in two bumpers and three hurdles, including on handicap debut here last time when appearing not to stay 2m7f; interesting down in trip.
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6th

6

28th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 32y

Class 5

18:55 Bangor-on-Dee

Josie Alice

11st 4lb

J: Derek Fox

T: Lucinda Russell

Irish point winner who has finished in the frame in two bumpers and four hurdles, including on March's handicap debut at Hexham (2m7f) when appearing not to last home on testing ground; bettered that over 2m4f since, shaping as though she'd be worth another go at this distance given a sounder surface; interesting off 2lb lower.

7/1

6th

6

28th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 32y

Class 5

18:55 Bangor-on-Dee

Josie Alice

11st 4lb

J: Derek Fox

T: Lucinda Russell

Irish point winner who has finished in the frame in two bumpers and four hurdles, including on March's handicap debut at Hexham (2m7f) when appearing not to last home on testing ground; bettered that over 2m4f since, shaping as though she'd be worth another go at this distance given a sounder surface; interesting off 2lb lower.

7/1

4th

5

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Josie Alice

11st 7lb

J: Derek Fox

T: Lucinda Russell

Irish point winner who has finished in the frame in two bumpers and three hurdles, including on handicap debut here last time when appearing not to stay 2m7f; interesting down in trip.

15/2

Form: U034V4

Last run: 27 days

W: 11st 1lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
Seven-race maiden; three decent runs in handicaps including when fourth over 2m7f at Newcastle (heavy) when not quite getting home; return to this shorter trip should suit; contender.
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5th

7

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Scalloway Bay

11st 1lb

J: Danny McMenamin

T: N W Alexander

Seven-race maiden; three decent runs in handicaps including when fourth over 2m7f at Newcastle (heavy) when not quite getting home; return to this shorter trip should suit; contender.

8/1

5th

7

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Scalloway Bay

11st 1lb

J: Danny McMenamin

T: N W Alexander

Seven-race maiden; three decent runs in handicaps including when fourth over 2m7f at Newcastle (heavy) when not quite getting home; return to this shorter trip should suit; contender.

8/1

4th

6

26th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 7f 149y

Class 5

17:05 Newcastle

Scalloway Bay

11st 0lb

J: Bruce Lynn

T: N W Alexander

Third to the recent Haydock scorer Yealand (Glory Hights second) over 2m4f here (first-time tongue-tie) in January, before running to a similar level (over 2m6f) next time; keeping-on in fourth in the voided race here (2m4f) this month, so looks well worth a try over 3m.

11/1

Form: -23225 D

Last run: 23 days

W: 11st 9lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 98

Form & Verdict
Hasn't won since 2019; on a fair mark now but has a bit to make up with Master Breffni on recent Carlisle form (2m3f, soft).
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5th

5

15th May 2024

Good To Soft

3m 2f 127y

Class 4

18:52 Perth

Jimmy Rabbitte

11st 0lb

J: Sam Coltherd

T: Stuart Coltherd

Ran plenty of good races without winning last season, including runner up over 3m on good ground here in August; not at his best on last two starts (soft/heavy); each-way chance provided the ground isn't very slow.

8/1

5th

5

15th May 2024

Good To Soft

3m 2f 127y

Class 4

18:52 Perth

Jimmy Rabbitte

11st 0lb

J: Sam Coltherd

T: Stuart Coltherd

Ran plenty of good races without winning last season, including runner up over 3m on good ground here in August; not at his best on last two starts (soft/heavy); each-way chance provided the ground isn't very slow.

8/1

6th

3

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Jimmy Rabbitte

11st 9lb

J: Sam Coltherd

T: Stuart Coltherd

Hasn't won since 2019; on a fair mark now but has a bit to make up with Master Breffni on recent Carlisle form (2m3f, soft).

10/1

Form: /2124- BF

Last run: 570 days

W: 11st 4lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 93

Form & Verdict
Won a Cartmel handicap in July 2022 (2m6f, good); two fair runs after that; no easy task after a 570-day break; best form on good ground.
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3

1st Jun 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

18:35 Hexham

Ange Endormi

11st 6lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Lizzie Quinlan

Won a Cartmel handicap in July 2022 (2m6f, good); lightly-raced since; should improve on his seventh after a 570-day break over C&D last time (heavy); probably needs better ground.

10/1

7th

6

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Ange Endormi

11st 4lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Lizzie Quinlan

Won a Cartmel handicap in July 2022 (2m6f, good); two fair runs after that; no easy task after a 570-day break; best form on good ground.

14/1

7th

6

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Ange Endormi

11st 4lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Lizzie Quinlan

Won a Cartmel handicap in July 2022 (2m6f, good); two fair runs after that; no easy task after a 570-day break; best form on good ground.

14/1

Form: 5-5376

Last run: 156 days

W: 11st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 97

Form & Verdict
Fair form in three bumpers and three novice hurdles but improvement needed on handicap debut.
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8th

7

18th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

20:33 Uttoxeter

Magical Arthur

11st 7lb

J: Thomas Dowson

T: Philip Kirby

Some promise in bumpers but he's not achieved much over hurdles and was pulled up on his handicap debut at Hexham (2m4f, heavy; 25-1) last month; can only be watched until he shows some positive signs in this sphere.

25/1

8th

7

18th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 207y

Class 5

20:33 Uttoxeter

Magical Arthur

11st 7lb

J: Thomas Dowson

T: Philip Kirby

Some promise in bumpers but he's not achieved much over hurdles and was pulled up on his handicap debut at Hexham (2m4f, heavy; 25-1) last month; can only be watched until he shows some positive signs in this sphere.

25/1

4

22nd Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 4f 28y

Class 5

16:30 Hexham

Magical Arthur

11st 8lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

Fair form in three bumpers and three novice hurdles but improvement needed on handicap debut.

9/1

Non-runners

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Payout
Exacta £53.00
Straight Forecast £55.01
Tricast £127.28
Trifecta £229.40

Selections

The Times:

Master Breffni

SPOTLIGHT:

Paramaribo

TOPSPEED:

Josie Alice

Telegraph:

Haveyougotmymoney

POSTDATA:

Scalloway Bay

RP RATINGS:

Lewa House

The Star:

Ange Endormi

The Guardian:

Master Breffni

Daily Mirror:

Master Breffni

The Sun:

Master Breffni

Daily Record:

Master Breffni

Daily Mail:

Paramaribo

D Express:

Paramaribo