May 19 / 16.05 Stratford

16.05

Good

William Hill Keep Your Raceday Positive Mares’ Handicap Chase

  • Prize money: £4039.96
  • 2m 3f 98y
  • Class 5
  • 9 runners
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William Hill Keep Your Raceday Positive Mares’ Handicap Chase

Runners: 9 runners

Type: Chase Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

10/1 (Won)

  • Win: £3.75
  • Place: £1.60

Form: P3666-

Last run: 25 days

W: 10st 10lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Outran 33-1 odds when placed on stable debut at Ludlow (2m4f, soft; first-time hood) in December but this year's chase/hurdle form has been somewhat underwhelming; has the services of Sean Bowen here but needs to up her game; hood left off today.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

5

8th Jun 2024

Good

2m 4f 72y

Class 5

16:35 Bangor-on-Dee

Fancy Stuff

11st 2lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Tom Gretton

in rear

5/2

1st

6

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Fancy Stuff

10st 10lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Tom Gretton

held up in rear, headway after 3 out, led after 2 out, soon clear, easily

10/1

1st

6

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Fancy Stuff

10st 10lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Tom Gretton

Outran 33-1 odds when placed on stable debut at Ludlow (2m4f, soft; first-time hood) in December but this year's chase/hurdle form has been somewhat underwhelming; has the services of Sean Bowen here but needs to up her game; hood left off today.

10/1

66/1

  • Place: £5.10

Form: 8P060-

Last run: 24 days

W: 10st 2lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 69

Form & Verdict
Won weak, four-runner bumper on rules debut last June but cut little ice in subsequent maiden/novice hurdles and has also struggled in two handicap chases (2m7f/3m); 8lb out of the handicap here; can't be recommended.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

10

8th Jun 2024

Good

2m 4f 72y

Class 5

16:35 Bangor-on-Dee

The Gambler

10st 2lb

J: Charlie Hammond

T: Max Young

towards rear

7/1

2nd

9

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

The Gambler

10st 2lb

J: Charlie Hammond

T: Max Young

Won weak, four-runner bumper on rules debut last June but cut little ice in subsequent maiden/novice hurdles and has also struggled in two handicap chases (2m7f/3m); 8lb out of the handicap here; can't be recommended.

66/1

2nd

9

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

The Gambler

10st 2lb

J: Charlie Hammond

T: Max Young

took keen hold, held up in rear, headway 6th, prominent 9th, went second after 2 out, kept on but no match for winner

66/1

3/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: /22P4-

Last run: 23 days

W: 12st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 103

Form & Verdict
Bumper winner who made the frame on three of her four hurdling starts last season (1m7f-2m3f); switched to fences for today's handicap debut and ought to have some improvement to come.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

2

13th Jun 2024

Good

2m 4f 0y

Class 5

21:00 Worcester

Goodtimecrew

11st 13lb

J: Miss Megan Bevan

T: Harry Fry

Did not jump well enough when switched to fences for last month's handicap debut at Stratford (2m3f, good) but still kept on for a respectable third; reverts to hurdling with cheekpieces fitted today; probably still has a bigger run in her.

6/1

3rd

1

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Goodtimecrew

12st 0lb

J: Miss Megan Bevan

T: Harry Fry

Bumper winner who made the frame on three of her four hurdling starts last season (1m7f-2m3f); switched to fences for today's handicap debut and ought to have some improvement to come.

3/1

3rd

1

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Goodtimecrew

12st 0lb

J: Miss Megan Bevan

T: Harry Fry

didn't always jump with fluency, prominent, lost position when slow jump 3rd, dropped to rear when awkward jump 4th, detached from 6th, steady headway from 4 out, not fluent 2 out, went third approaching last, kept on

3/1

OUR TIP

Form: 12656- CD

Last run: 215 days

W: 11st 5lb

11 yo Mare

OR: 94

Form & Verdict
Three-time chase winner, most recently off 3lb higher mark in this race a year ago (good ground); out of form when last seen in the autumn but that latest win came with she was fresh; must be considered.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

6

8th Jun 2024

Good

2m 4f 72y

Class 5

16:35 Bangor-on-Dee

Admirals Sunset

10st 13lb

J: James Davies

T: David Weston

in touch with leaders

8/1

4th

3

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Admirals Sunset

11st 5lb

J: James Davies

T: David Weston

Three-time chase winner, most recently off 3lb higher mark in this race a year ago (good ground); out of form when last seen in the autumn but that latest win came with she was fresh; must be considered.

11/2

4th

3

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Admirals Sunset

11st 5lb

J: James Davies

T: David Weston

prominent, lost third approaching last, soon no extra

11/2

Form: U4/64-

Last run: 208 days

W: 11st 13lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 102

Form & Verdict
Very promising pointer/hunter chaser in 2021-22 but unable to make much impact in handicap chases last year; had wind op during seven-month break; not written off just yet but returns with quite a bit to prove.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

2

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Feuille De Lune

11st 13lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Very promising pointer/hunter chaser in 2021-22 but unable to make much impact in handicap chases last year; had wind op during seven-month break; not written off just yet but returns with quite a bit to prove.

7/1

5th

2

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Feuille De Lune

11st 13lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

prominent, weakened after 4 out, tailed off

7/1

4th

2

24th Oct 2023

Good

3m 1f 44y

Class 4

16:10 Hereford

Feuille De Lune

11st 12lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Looked set for a bright career after winning four points and a Cheltenham hunter chase but didn't find her way in four starts this spring, nor at Warwick last month; yard in flying form now and too soon to be giving up on this mare but she does need to turn matters around soon.

8/1

Form: 8652-4

Last run: 12 days

W: 11st 0lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
0-10 under rules but stuck to her task fairly well when fourth at Hereford (2m, good) recently and is another 2lb lower here; may benefit from the move back up in trip and has possibilities if first-time cheekpieces have desired effect.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Iorens

11st 0lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: Dan Skelton

0-10 under rules but stuck to her task fairly well when fourth at Hereford (2m, good) recently and is another 2lb lower here; may benefit from the move back up in trip and has possibilities if first-time cheekpieces have desired effect.

4/1

4

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Iorens

11st 0lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: Dan Skelton

led, headed after 2 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last

4/1

4th

5

7th May 2024

Good

2m 0f 8y

Class 5

20:30 Hereford

Iorens

11st 9lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: Dan Skelton

Irish point winner in April 2022 (3m, good); best run over fences when over 9l-second to Ferrybridge (4lb worse off) at Huntingdon last time (2m, good, challenging when pecked two out); a contender.

2/1

Form: 3P0P-4 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 10st 11lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 86

Form & Verdict
Three-time hurdle winner; returned from break with very respectable fourth off today's mark at Southwell (2m4f, good) 12 days ago but has left it rather late in the day to launch her chasing career.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

6

1st Jun 2024

Good To Soft

2m 6f 7y

Class 5

21:00 Stratford

Malina Ocarina

10st 13lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Gary Hanmer

Back from a break with respectable fourth at Southwell (2m4f, good) and her following non-completion was over fences; three-time winner in this discipline and hard to dismiss.

10/1

5

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Malina Ocarina

10st 11lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Gary Hanmer

Three-time hurdle winner; returned from break with very respectable fourth off today's mark at Southwell (2m4f, good) 12 days ago but has left it rather late in the day to launch her chasing career.

7/1

5

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Malina Ocarina

10st 11lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Gary Hanmer

always behind, stumbled badly 1st, tailed off 9th, soon pulled up

7/1

Form: 50/6P-

Last run: 30 days

W: 10st 10lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 85

Form & Verdict
Did not progress over hurdles after winning fillies' race in 2022 and struggled to get competitive on last month's chasing debut at Fontwell (2m3f, good); difficult to enthuse over.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

La Breille

10st 10lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Richard J Bandey

Did not progress over hurdles after winning fillies' race in 2022 and struggled to get competitive on last month's chasing debut at Fontwell (2m3f, good); difficult to enthuse over.

25/1

7

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

La Breille

10st 10lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Richard J Bandey

pressed leader, briefly led after 2 out, soon weakened, fell last

25/1

5

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 3f 104y

Class 5

15:30 Fontwell

La Breille

11st 6lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Richard J Bandey

Lightly raced and generally very disappointing since winning Fakenham juvenile hurdle (2m, good) in October 2022; makes chasing debut after 190-day absence and over new trip; others have much less to prove.

20/1

Form: /82P3-

Last run: 54 days

W: 10st 2lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 74

Form & Verdict
0-14 under rules but placed in two of her three chases this year, latterly when third of 11 at Taunton (2m5f, soft) in March; 3lb out of the weights here but will be fine on the faster ground and enters calculations.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

10

5th Jun 2024

Good

3m 2f 105y

Class 5

15:10 Newton Abbot

Sevenofus

10st 2lb

J: Elizabeth Gale

T: Carroll Gray

0-15 under rules; placed twice switched to chases this year, latterly when third of 11 at Taunton (2m5f, soft) in March; unseated latest; 5lb out of the weights for this return to hurdling for first time since January and needs overall improvement on this second attempt over 3m+ under rules.

14/1

8

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Sevenofus

10st 2lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Carroll Gray

0-14 under rules but placed in two of her three chases this year, latterly when third of 11 at Taunton (2m5f, soft) in March; 3lb out of the weights here but will be fine on the faster ground and enters calculations.

9/2

8

19th May 2024

Good

2m 3f 98y

Class 5

16:05 Stratford

Sevenofus

10st 2lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Carroll Gray

prominent, stumbled badly and unseated 5th

9/2

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £63.50
Straight Forecast £53.96
Tricast £337.36
Trifecta £383.90

Selections

RP RATINGS:

Iorens

SPOTLIGHT:

Goodtimecrew

TOPSPEED:

Admiral's Sunset

Telegraph:

Goodtimecrew

The Sun:

Goodtimecrew

POSTDATA:

Iorens

The Times:

Iorens

D Express:

Iorens

Daily Record:

Iorens

Daily Mirror:

Admiral's Sunset

The Star:

Admiral's Sunset