EXETER
16 April 2019
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  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 2m 5f 135y
  • Going: Good To Soft
Exeter
Runners
9

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Stalls

Weather
Light rain

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Silk colours for Ask Dillon
D
Ask Dillon
J: Paddy Brennan
T: Fergal O'Brien
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Ran as well as could have been expected at Cheltenham; will find life easier at this level
225120
Age: 6
Weight: 11-5
OR: 137
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Mar 19 Chl Cheltenham 21f Sft NvHG1 11-7 10/16 City Island (29L) 50/1 137 126
22 Feb 19 Exe Exeter 18.5f GS 4NvH 11-9 2/13 Umbrigado (2¼L) 9/4F - 133
21 Dec 18 Asc Ascot 21.5f Sft 3MdH 11-0 1/12 Larkbarrow Lad (7L) 12/1 - 130
18 Nov 18 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Gd NHFL 11-0 5/9 Master Debonair (5¾L) 11/2 - 113
14 Oct 18 Chp Chepstow 16f GS 4NHF 10-7 2/12 McFabulous (2¾L) 11/2 - 116
6 May 18 Tow Towcester 15.5f Gd 5NHF 10-12 2/11 Shaughnessy (4½L) 5/2J - 105
2
Silk colours for Boldmere
D
Boldmere
J: Kielan Woods
T: Graeme McPherson
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Still room for better but has a bit to find under the penalty; each-way player
5-9619
Age: 6
Weight: 11-5
OR: 127
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Mar 19 San Sandown 20f Sft NvHcHG3 11-2 9/18 Third Wind (9L) 25/1 128 124
5 Feb 19 Mar Market Rasen 20.5f GS 3NvH 11-2 1/8 Garrettstown (1¾L) 14/1 - 125
13 Dec 18 War Warwick 21f GS 4MdH 11-0 6/17 Birchdale (14L) 100/1 - 120
7 Nov 18 Chp Chepstow 16f GS 4MdH 11-5 9/16 The Big Bite (41L) 50/1 - 84
22 Apr 18 Wcn Wincanton 15.5f GS 5NHF 11-3 5/12 Samarquand (7L) 20/1 - 108
3
Silk colours for Dolphin Square
C
Dolphin Square
J: Mr David Maxwell 5
T: Philip Hobbs
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Bit more needed under a penalty but the longer trip should suit and room for improvement
P-4811
Age: 5
Weight: 11-5
OR: -
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Mar 19 Exe Exeter 18.5f Sft 4MdH 10-11 1/10 Saint De Vassy (1½L) 7/1 - 135
6 Jan 19 Tma Templenacarriga 24f Y MdPTP 12-2 1/10 Song Of The Hunter (12L) 7/1 - 88
2 Dec 18 Bld Ballindenisk 24f Y/Sft 4yMdPTP 11-6 8/13 Overthetop (17½L) 4/1 - 71
12 May 18 Lgh Loughanmore 24f Y 4yMdPTP 11-11 4/15 Thunderstruck (9¼L) 7/1 - 83
22 Apr 18 Bls Ballysteen 24f Y/Sft 4yMdPTP 11-6 PU/10 Quoi De Neuf () 8/1 - -
4
Silk colours for Mr Pumblechook
Mr Pumblechook
J: Wayne Hutchinson
T: Alan King
Has struggled under penalties on better ground since winning a non-event; each-way shout
-32164
Age: 5
Weight: 11-5
OR: 129
Days: 58
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Feb 19 Hun Huntingdon 20.5f GS 4NvH 11-9 4/13 Breaking Waves (30L) 9/2 130 107
1 Jan 19 Chl Cheltenham 20.5f GS NvHL 11-0 6/7 Jarveys Plate (27L) 9/1 133 120
17 Dec 18 Plu Plumpton 20.5f Sft 4MdH 11-0 1/13 Viva Vittoria (10L) 1/6F 133 122
30 Nov 18 Nby Newbury 20.5f Sft 3NvH 10-12 2/12 Kateson (1¾L) 11/1 - 126
14 Nov 18 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f GS 5MdH 11-0 3/13 The Some Dance Kid (4¼L) 14/1 - 119
24 Mar 18 Nby Newbury 16.5f Sft 2NHF 10-10 6/11 Caribert (23L) 20/1 - 89
5
Silk colours for Blackjack Kentucky
Blackjack Kentucky
J: Harry Cobden
T: Paul Nicholls
Decent step forward when one of four to come away at Chepstow last month; obvious claims
6/1-83
Age: 6
Weight: 10-13
OR: -
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Mar 19 Chp Chepstow 23.5f GS 4NvH 10-11 3/11 New Age Dawning (2¼L) 13/2 - 125
27 Dec 18 Chp Chepstow 19.5f Sft 4MdH 11-0 8/16 Present Value (17L) 6/1 - 111
26 Nov 17 Knk Knockinroe 24f Hy 4yMdPTP 11-11 1/10 Thomas Macdonagh (3L) 5/1 - 91
16 Apr 17 Qua Quakerstown 24f Gd/Y 4yMdPTP 11-11 6/14 Brewin'upastorm (17L) 5/1 - 76
6
Silk colours for Officernisi
Officernisi h 1
J: Kevin Jones 3
T: Seamus Mullins
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
Well held at big prices in a few bumpers; no better when tailed off on his hurdles debut
0-760
Age: 6
Weight: 10-13
OR: -
Days: 105
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 19 Exe Exeter 18.5f GS 4MdH 11-1 13/18 Greaneteen (66L) 100/1 - 67
3 Dec 18 Plu Plumpton 18f Sft 5NHF 10-13 6/11 Eden Du Houx (34L) 33/1 - 76
2 Nov 18 Utt Uttoxeter 16f Gd 5MdNHF 10-13 7/9 Knight Crusader (5¾L) 25/1 - 95
9 Apr 18 Wcn Wincanton 15.5f Hy 5NHF 10-9 11/11 Unwin VC (48L) 12/1 - 57
7
Silk colours for Spanish Starling
Spanish Starling
J: Charlie Hammond 3
T: Sarah-Jayne Davies
Offered nothing when pulled up on his return a fortnight ago
6/P
Age: 7
Weight: 10-13
OR: -
Days: 15
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Apr 19 Lud Ludlow 21.5f Gd 4NvH 10-7 PU/7 Dr Sanderson () 100/1 - -
18 Apr 17 Lud Ludlow 16f Gd 4NHF 10-7 6/6 Dans Le Vent (14L) 50/1 - 85
8
Silk colours for Flowing Cadenza
Flowing Cadenza
J: James Best
T: Bob Buckler
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 23 in the last 14 days (4%)
Is going to need to improve a ridiculous amount for the switch to hurdles
038
Age: 5
Weight: 10-6
OR: -
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Mar 19 Chp Chepstow 16f GS 5NHF 10-9 8/14 Subway Surf (33L) 66/1 - 72
28 Feb 19 Tau Taunton 16.5f Gd 5NHF 10-9 3/7 Perfect Predator (43L) 80/1 - 66
19 Jan 19 Tau Taunton 16.5f GS 5NHF 10-11 10/14 Miss Honey Ryder (35L) 33/1 - 65
9
Silk colours for Oyster Perch
Oyster Perch
J: Ciaran Gethings
T: Bob Buckler
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (0%)
Holds similar claims to her stablemate Flowing Cadenza, namely slim to none
785
Age: 5
Weight: 10-6
OR: -
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Mar 19 Her Hereford 21.5f Gd 4NvH 10-8 5/6 Ratfacemcdougall (78L) 50/1 - 40
1 Mar 19 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS 5NHF 10-9 8/13 Getariver (22L) 66/1 - 88
19 Jan 19 Tau Taunton 16.5f GS 5NHF 10-7 7/14 Miss Honey Ryder (27L) 33/1 - 73
Verdict

Paul Nicholls and Harry Cobden are looking to make it 3-3 in this race and BLACKJACK KENTUCKY (nap) can complete the job.

Verdict silk image
Blackjack Kentucky

Betting Forecast:

7/4 Blackjack Kentucky,

5/2 Dolphin Square,

3/1 Ask Dillon,

7/1 Mr Pumblechook,

8/1 Boldmere,

100/1 Officernisi,

Flowing Cadenza,

Oyster Perch,

200/1 Spanish Starling

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