April 23 / 16.05 Southwell

16.05

Good To Soft

Download The Planet Sport Bet App Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £4193.42
  • 2m 4f 88y
  • Class 4
  • 11 runners
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Download The Planet Sport Bet App Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle (GBB Race)

Runners: 11 runners

Type: Hurdle Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

6/4 (Won)

  • Win: £2.50
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 531

Last run: 68 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Placed in soft-ground Punchestown bumper for Josh Halley in January then created very good impression when easily beating two subsequent winners in Clonmel maiden hurdle (2m3f, heavy) the following month; now with Tom Lacey; major player if coping with the faster ground here.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

4

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

The Lord Maid

11st 7lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Tom Lacey

Placed in soft-ground Punchestown bumper for Josh Halley in January then created very good impression when easily beating two subsequent winners in Clonmel maiden hurdle (2m3f, heavy) the following month; now with Tom Lacey; major player if coping with the faster ground here.

6/4

1st

4

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

The Lord Maid

11st 7lb

J: Stan Sheppard

T: Tom Lacey

Placed in soft-ground Punchestown bumper for Josh Halley in January then created very good impression when easily beating two subsequent winners in Clonmel maiden hurdle (2m3f, heavy) the following month; now with Tom Lacey; major player if coping with the faster ground here.

6/4

1st

14

15th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 2f 193y

13:10 Clonmel

The Lord Maid

10st 13lb

J: Phillip Enright

T: Josh Halley

pressed leader, led from 8th, went clear before 2 out (usual 3 out), reduced lead but going best before straight, went clear again before last, eased towards finish, easily

16/1

4/1

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 93542

Last run: 23 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 110

Form & Verdict
Suffered dip form after very promising hurdle debut in January (2m4f) but was seemingly back on track when keeping on well for close/clear second behind odds-on favourite at Market Rasen (2m, good to soft) last month; back up in trip here; leading contender.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

9

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Rialannah

11st 0lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Sue Smith

Suffered dip form after very promising hurdle debut in January (2m4f) but was seemingly back on track when keeping on well for close/clear second behind odds-on favourite at Market Rasen (2m, good to soft) last month; back up in trip here; leading contender.

4/1

2nd

9

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Rialannah

11st 0lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Sue Smith

Suffered dip form after very promising hurdle debut in January (2m4f) but was seemingly back on track when keeping on well for close/clear second behind odds-on favourite at Market Rasen (2m, good to soft) last month; back up in trip here; leading contender.

4/1

2nd

8

31st Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 125y

Class 4

14:44 Market Rasen

Rialannah

11st 6lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Sue Smith

Has shown fair form in three runs over hurdles, best effort when third at Huntingdon in January (2m4f, good to soft); shorter trip not sure to suit.

10/1

50/1

  • Place: £9.70

Form: 685

Last run: 53 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Placed in both Irish points but her Irish bumper form was underwhelming, and she struggled (albeit on heavy ground) on last month's stable/hurdle debut at Newbury (2m4f); had wind op soon afterwards and now has a tongue-tie fitted.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

8

8th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 164y

Class 4

17:40 Fontwell

An Cailin Ciuin

10st 11lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Henrietta C Knight

towards rear, midfield before 5th

7/1

4th

8

8th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 164y

Class 4

17:40 Fontwell

An Cailin Ciuin

10st 11lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Henrietta C Knight

towards rear, midfield before 5th

7/1

3rd

5

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

An Cailin Ciuin

11st 0lb

J: Brendan Powell

T: Henrietta C Knight

Placed in both Irish points but her Irish bumper form was underwhelming, and she struggled (albeit on heavy ground) on last month's stable/hurdle debut at Newbury (2m4f); had wind op soon afterwards and now has a tongue-tie fitted.

50/1

Form: 45-312 C

Last run: 308 days

W: 11st 7lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 103

Form & Verdict
Made virtually all to win comfortably by 9l at Market Rasen last May and was not discredited when well-held second behind useful mare at Stratford (also 2m2f, good) a month later; has each-way claims at least if returning from 308-day layoff in similar form.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

4

26th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 164y

Class 4

15:50 Fontwell

Stowaway Jess

11st 7lb

J: Fern O’Brien

T: Fergal O’Brien

Easily landed a mares' maiden hurdle at Market Rasen (2m3f, good) a year ago but has finished well behind the winner in both starts since, including on her Southwell reappearance (2m4f, good) last month; probably needs to resume her progress up in trip on handicap debut.

7/1

3rd

4

26th May 2024

Good

2m 5f 164y

Class 4

15:50 Fontwell

Stowaway Jess

11st 7lb

J: Fern O’Brien

T: Fergal O’Brien

jumped right on occasions, held up in rear, not fluent 3rd, headway 8th, went second 3 out, no chance with winner when hit 2 out, weakening when mistake last, soon lost second

7/1

4th

3

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Stowaway Jess

11st 7lb

J: Mr Tom Broughton

T: Fergal O’Brien

Made virtually all to win comfortably by 9l at Market Rasen last May and was not discredited when well-held second behind useful mare at Stratford (also 2m2f, good) a month later; has each-way claims at least if returning from 308-day layoff in similar form.

7/1

Form: 074

Last run: 29 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
With a good stable and bettered her disappointing bumper form when keeping on steadily for fourth on hurdling debut at Huntingdon (2m4f, good) last month; has a bit to find here but can probably improve again.
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4

13th Jun 2024

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

21:00 Worcester

Chooch

11st 8lb

J: Jonjo O’Neill Jr

T: Jonjo & A J O’Neill

Pulled up in Huntingdon maiden last month, and it's hard to assess what she achieved when last of three in tactical Bangor handicap (2m3f, good; first-time hood) on latest outing; remains unexposed but almost certainly needs to up her game here.

10/1

3rd

3

28th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

20:25 Bangor-on-Dee

Chooch

11st 10lb

J: Jonjo O’Neill Jr

T: Jonjo & A J O’Neill

took keen hold, raced in last throughout, not fluent 1st, jumped right 5 out, outpaced before 2 out

9/1

3rd

3

28th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 3f 123y

Class 5

20:25 Bangor-on-Dee

Chooch

11st 10lb

J: Jonjo O’Neill Jr

T: Jonjo & A J O’Neill

took keen hold, raced in last throughout, not fluent 1st, jumped right 5 out, outpaced before 2 out

9/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
First foal; dam fair 2m3f hurdle winner, half-sister to useful jumpers Venture Capital and Movewiththetimes; worth a glance in the betting before this debut outing but it's unnerving to see a hood fitted.
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8

13th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

14:00 Hereford

Georgias Cross

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Out of a hurdle-winning half-sister to two useful jumpers; never better than midfield when 25-1 for recent debut at Southwell (2m4f, good; hooded); probably one for a bit further down the line.

33/1

8

13th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

14:00 Hereford

Georgias Cross

10st 2lb

J: Toby Wynne

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Out of a hurdle-winning half-sister to two useful jumpers; never better than midfield when 25-1 for recent debut at Southwell (2m4f, good; hooded); probably one for a bit further down the line.

33/1

6th

12

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Georgias Cross

10st 4lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

First foal; dam fair 2m3f hurdle winner, half-sister to useful jumpers Venture Capital and Movewiththetimes; worth a glance in the betting before this debut outing but it's unnerving to see a hood fitted.

25/1

OUR TIP

Form: 5-0216

Last run: 85 days

W: 11st 7lb

6 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Bettered bumper form when winning easily by 16l on hurdling debut at Doncaster (2m3f, good) in December but that was a very thin race, and she didn't jump well enough when tailed off in a stronger contest in January.
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3rd

1

27th May 2024

Good To Soft

3m 1f 10y

Class 4

14:05 Huntingdon

Mistral Blue

12st 0lb

J: Fern O’Brien

T: Fergal O’Brien

prominent

7/2

3rd

1

27th May 2024

Good To Soft

3m 1f 10y

Class 4

14:05 Huntingdon

Mistral Blue

12st 0lb

J: Fern O’Brien

T: Fergal O’Brien

prominent

7/2

7th

1

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Mistral Blue

11st 7lb

J: Connor Brace

T: Fergal O’Brien

Bettered bumper form when winning easily by 16l on hurdling debut at Doncaster (2m3f, good) in December but that was a very thin race, and she didn't jump well enough when tailed off in a stronger contest in January.

10/1

Form: 60

Last run: 58 days

W: 10st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
With a good stable but was tailed off in a bumper and a 2m junior hurdle on her first two outings.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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8th

13

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Jewel Eyed Judy

10st 4lb

J: James Turner

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

With a good stable but was tailed off in a bumper and a 2m junior hurdle on her first two outings.

66/1

8th

13

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Jewel Eyed Judy

10st 4lb

J: James Turner

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

With a good stable but was tailed off in a bumper and a 2m junior hurdle on her first two outings.

66/1

10th

7

25th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 53y

Class 4

14:40 Hereford

Jewel Eyed Judy

10st 7lb

J: Sam Twiston-Davies

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

Inauspicious debut (tailed-off last of six) in Wincanton bumper, albeit seeming green; bred to do much better, being out of a five-time winner for her connections.

25/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Struggled to get competitive off basement marks on the AW during the winter and makes no appeal on this hurdling debut.
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8th

10

(7)

10th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 6

18:40 Ripon

Bateau Bay

8st 9lb

J: Laura Coughlan

T: Philip Kirby

raced in last

50/1

8th

10

(7)

10th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 6

18:40 Ripon

Bateau Bay

8st 9lb

J: Laura Coughlan

T: Philip Kirby

raced in last

50/1

6

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Bateau Bay

11st 0lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

Struggled to get competitive off basement marks on the AW during the winter and makes no appeal on this hurdling debut.

100/1

Form: 48

Last run: 84 days

W: 11st 0lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict
Not beaten far when fourth of nine in AW bumper at Newcastle in January but was safely held in similar event there later that month; needs to take a big step forward on this hurdling debut.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7

15th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 35y

Class 4

17:50 Perth

Sholokhova

11st 4lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

Creditable fourth on bumper debut at Newcastle (AW); hasn't built on that and hard to fancy having been pulled up when a 150-1 shot on hurdles debut at Southwell last time (2m4f, good).

66/1

7

15th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 35y

Class 4

17:50 Perth

Sholokhova

11st 4lb

J: Joe Williamson

T: Philip Kirby

Creditable fourth on bumper debut at Newcastle (AW); hasn't built on that and hard to fancy having been pulled up when a 150-1 shot on hurdles debut at Southwell last time (2m4f, good).

66/1

11

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Sholokhova

11st 0lb

J: Thomas Dowson

T: Philip Kirby

Not beaten far when fourth of nine in AW bumper at Newcastle in January but was safely held in similar event there later that month; needs to take a big step forward on this hurdling debut.

66/1

Form: 709

Last run: 43 days

W: 10st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Didn't show much in two bumpers towards end of last year and struggled when 100-1 for last month's hurdle debut at Taunton (2m); moves up in trip here.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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14

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Kilberry

10st 4lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Richard J Bandey

Didn't show much in two bumpers towards end of last year and struggled when 100-1 for last month's hurdle debut at Taunton (2m); moves up in trip here.

100/1

14

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

16:05 Southwell

Kilberry

10st 4lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Richard J Bandey

Didn't show much in two bumpers towards end of last year and struggled when 100-1 for last month's hurdle debut at Taunton (2m); moves up in trip here.

100/1

9th

10

11th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

14:10 Taunton

Kilberry

10st 7lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Richard J Bandey

Showed no significant promise in two bumpers towards end of last year and can only be watched on today's hurdling debut.

66/1

Non-runners

Queen Antoinette, Floating Line, Romilee

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Payout
Exacta £5.20
Straight Forecast £5.38
Trifecta £129.30

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Rialannah

The Times:

The Lord Maid

LAMBOURN:

Floating Line

WEST COUNTRY:

Stowaway Jess

Daily Record:

Queen Antoinette

Telegraph:

The Lord Maid

The Guardian:

The Lord Maid

Daily Mail:

The Lord Maid

RP RATINGS:

Rialannah

TOPSPEED:

Rialannah

POSTDATA:

Rialannah

Daily Mirror:

Rialannah

The Sun:

Rialannah

The Star:

Rialannah

D Express:

Floating Line