CHELTENHAM
19 March 2021
Friday 19th March

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13:20 13:55 14:30 15:05 15:40 16:15

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13:10 13:45 14:20 14:55 15:30 16:05 16:40

Cheltenham Tips

13:20 13:55 14:30 15:05 15:40 16:15 16:50

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13:35 14:10 14:45 15:20 15:55 16:30 17:05

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McCoy Contractors County Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3) (GBB Race) (Class 1) Racecard

  • Channel: ITV
  • Distance: 2m 179y
  • Going: Good To Soft
Cheltenham
Runners
25

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Partly cloudy

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Petit Mouchoir silk
D
Petit Mouchoir p
J: Jordan Gainford 7
T: Mrs Denise Foster
D
5 x Distance Winner - Won 5 times before at this distance
Lofty mark to defy against progressive rivals but he's classy and jockey removes 7lb
-23352
Age: 10
Weight: 11-12
OR: 155
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Feb 21 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft HG3 11-2 p 2/5 Jason The Militant (7½L) 9/4 155 144
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft/Hy HG1 11-12 p 5/6 Honeysuckle (40L) 18/1 157 130
29 Dec 20 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft HG1 11-12 p 3/7 Sharjah (5L) 28/1 157 160
30 Jul 20 Gal Galway 16f Y HcH 11-3 p 3/19 Aramon (4L) 25/1 155 159
26 Jun 20 Tip Tipperary 16f Gd/Y HG3 11-3 p 2/14 Aramon (2L) 11/10F 157 136
10 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft HG1 11-10 p 5/17 Epatante (11½L) 25/1 158 159
2
Global Citizen silk
D
w1
Global Citizen
J: David Bass
T: Ben Pauling
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
w1
Wind Op - First run after wind operation
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (0%)
Three-time Grade 2 winner (hurdles/fences) but struggling over fences this season
414-PP
Age: 9
Weight: 11-7
OR: 150
Days: 82
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 20 Kem Kempton 16f Sft ChG2 11-3 PU/6 Nube Negra () 20/1 151 -
3 Nov 20 Exe Exeter 17.5f Gd HcChG2 11-5 t PU/10 Greaneteen () 15/2 153 -
10 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 16f Sft NvChG1 11-4 t 4/11 Put The Kettle On (19½L) 33/1 156 150
27 Dec 19 Kem Kempton 16f Sft NvChG2 11-2 t1 1/6 Rouge Vif (1½L) 8/1 156 159
24 Oct 19 Crl Carlisle 16f GS 3Ch 11-2 4/5 Brewin'upastorm (21L) 9/4 156 138
12 Mar 19 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft HG1 11-10 7/10 Espoir D'Allen (75L) 50/1 159 106
3
Cayd Boy silk
D
Cayd Boy
J: Mark Walsh
T: Miss Elizabeth Doyle
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 3 wins from 5 starts at this distance (60%)
Solid Irish h'cap form in autumn; another step forward needed but he's very lightly raced
122-12
Age: 6
Weight: 11-6
OR: 149
Days: 110
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Nov 20 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft HcH 11-10 2/13 Advanced Virgo (2¾L) 5/1 143 148
31 Oct 20 Dro Down Royal 16.5f Sft HcH 11-2 1/17 Golden Jewel (1L) 10/1 134 142
18 Jan 20 Nav Navan 18f Sft/Hy NvH 11-9 2/5 Floueur (2¼L) 7/4F - 136
23 Nov 19 Gow Gowran Park 16f Hy 4yNvH 11-9 2/7 Franco De Port (5½L) 4/1 - 139
28 Oct 19 Wex Wexford 16.5f Sft/Hy 4yMdH 11-7 1/14 Friary Rock (4¾L) 11/10F - 131
16 Mar 19 Lim Limerick 16f Hy 4yNHF 11-2 1/8 Ebadali (7½L) 10/1 - 122
4
Edwardstone silk
D
Edwardstone
J: Tom Cannon
T: Alan King
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Better than ever when third in Betfair Hurdle last time and has each-way claims once more
6-5U13
Age: 7
Weight: 11-5
OR: 148
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Feb 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS HcHG3 11-6 3/23 Soaring Glory (4½L) 14/1 146 152
16 Jan 21 Mar Market Rasen 16.5f Hy 2HcH 11-12 1/4 Rowland Ward (5L) EvensF 141 149
29 Dec 20 Don Doncaster 16.5f Hy 3NvHcCh 11-7 UR/7 Est Illic () 11/8F 141 -
15 Nov 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft HcHG3 11-0 5/14 The Shunter (7¾L) 13/2 142 142
10 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft NvHG1 11-7 6/15 Shishkin (23L) 25/1 142 136
18 Jan 20 Hay Haydock 15.5f Hy NvHG2 11-4 h1 2/4 Stolen Silver (nk) 13/8 142 142
5
Darasso silk
D
Darasso tb
J: J J Slevin
T: Joseph Patrick O'Brien
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Well handicapped on old form and one to watch in the betting, but hasn't shone this season
-42433
Age: 8
Weight: 11-4
OR: 147
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Feb 21 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft HG3 11-2 b1 3/5 Jason The Militant (22L) 9/2 - 132
21 Feb 21 Nav Navan 21f Hy HG2 11-5 3/6 Beacon Edge (12½L) 6/1 - 142
28 Jan 21 Gow Gowran Park 24f Hy HG2 11-5 4/10 Sams Profile (17½L) 16/1 - 140
6 Dec 20 Cor Cork 16.5f Sft/Hy ChG2 11-6 p1 2/4 Chacun Pour Soi (19L) 16/1 154 138
19 Nov 20 Thu Thurles 22f Sft ChL 11-2 4/4 Presenting Percy (31L) 12/1 154 145
10 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft HG1 11-10 10/17 Epatante (20L) 40/1 156 148
6
Buildmeupbuttercup silk
D
Buildmeupbuttercup ht
J: Danny Mullins
T: W P Mullins
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Well below her best the last twice but fourth in this last year and not ruled out each-way
511160
Age: 7
Weight: 11-4
OR: 147
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft/Hy HcH 11-10 ht 16/22 Drop The Anchor (35L) 20/1 145 123
29 Dec 20 Leo Leopardstown 20f Sft HG3M 11-7 ht 6/7 Concertista (33L) 8/1 145 121
15 Nov 20 Pun Punchestown 18.5f Hy HLM 11-5 ht 1/5 Elimay (nse) 3/1 143 151
2 Oct 20 Gow Gowran Park 16f Gd HLM 11-8 ht 1/7 Rhythm Divine (½L) 8/11F 143 148
12 Sep 20 Leo Leopardstown 13f Gd Hc 9-8 t 5/18 Halimi (1¾L) 13/2 99 102
20 Aug 20 Kln Killarney 17f Sft HLM 11-2 ht1 1/6 Dollys Destination (3¼L) 8/13F 143 130
7
Drop The Anchor silk
D
Drop The Anchor
J: Simon Torrens 3
T: P A Fahy
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Won ultra-competitive Ladbrokes Hurdle last month but has shot up the weights
F-1B31
Age: 7
Weight: 11-3
OR: 146
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft/Hy HcH 10-5 1/22 Champagne Gold (1¼L) 8/1 131 144
29 Nov 20 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft HcH 10-5 3/13 Advanced Virgo (3L) 4/1F 129 136
31 Oct 20 Dro Down Royal 16.5f Sft HcH 10-6 BD/17 Cayd Boy () 5/1 129 129
25 Sep 20 Lis Listowel 16f Sft HcH 9-8 1/14 Getaway Gorgeous (shd) 17/2 122 135
8 Mar 20 Naa Naas 19f Y/Sft HcH 10-6 F/13 Court Maid () 6/1 122 134
18 Jan 20 Nav Navan 20f Sft/Hy HcH 9-11 6/12 Kilfenora (33L) 9/2J 123 102
9
Champagne Gold silk
D
Champagne Gold
J: Rachael Blackmore
T: Henry De Bromhead
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 9 wins from 36 in the last 14 days (25%)
Hit by the handicapper for Ladbrokes Trophy second but he's very much unexposed
2-2132
Age: 6
Weight: 11-1
OR: 144
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft/Hy HcH 10-11 2/22 Drop The Anchor (1¼L) 16/1 132 144
22 Nov 20 Nav Navan 20f Sft NvHG3 11-4 3/7 Fakiera (3L) 18/1 - 137
25 Oct 20 Wex Wexford 16.5f Sft/Hy MdH 11-3 1/11 Place Des Vosges (4¼L) 5/4F - 124
1 Oct 20 Clo Clonmel 16.5f Gd MdH 11-6 2/13 Gold Des Bois (4¾L) 7/2 - 118
8 Dec 19 Bta Boulta 24f Sft/Hy 4yMdPTP 11-11 2/10 Clondaw Secret (2L) 4/1 - 87
17 Nov 19 Trt Turtulla 24f Y 4yMdPTP 11-11 4/9 Scene Not Herd (11L) 6/1 - 80
10
Third Time Lucki silk
D
BF
Third Time Lucki
J: Harry Skelton
T: Dan Skelton
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Distance Specialist - 3 wins from 5 starts at this distance (60%)
Going Specialist - 3 wins from 4 starts on this ground (75%)
Champion Bumper fourth whose trainer has won three of the last five runnings; respected
-11214
Age: 6
Weight: 11-0
OR: 143
Days: 40
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Feb 21 Mus Musselburgh 15.5f Sft 2NvH 11-6 4/7 Bareback Jack (5L) 10/11F 144 133
26 Dec 20 Kem Kempton 16f GS 2NvH 11-8 1/6 Flic Ou Voyou (9L) 11/10F 140 145
15 Nov 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft NvHG2 11-0 2/6 For Pleasure (3¾L) EvensF 129 138
30 Oct 20 Wet Wetherby 16f GS 3NvH 11-4 1/13 Captain Biggles (1¼L) 2/7F - 126
16 Oct 20 Utt Uttoxeter 16f GS 4NvH 10-12 1/12 Ocean Drifter (6½L) 1/6F - 131
11 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft NHFG1 11-5 4/23 Ferny Hollow (6L) 16/1 127 134
11
Mengli Khan silk
D
BF
Mengli Khan tp
J: Nico de Boinville
T: Nicky Henderson
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Plenty of back-class makes this a good mark but he may not be the force of old
641722
Age: 8
Weight: 10-13
OR: 142
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Feb 21 Kem Kempton 16f St/Slw 4NHF 11-0 t 2/4 Earlofthecotswolds (½L) 13/8F - 134
8 Jan 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 16f St/Slw 4NHF 11-4 t 2/5 Black Kalanisi (2½L) 11/10F - 131
19 Dec 20 Asc Ascot 19f Hy 2HcCh 11-12 7/12 Bennys King (55L) 7/1 150 108
6 Sep 20 Bal Ballinrobe 19.5f Y/Sft Ch 11-12 tp 1/5 Livelovelaugh (26L) 3/1 148 155
8 Aug 20 Klb Kilbeggan 20f Gd/Y H 11-7 tp 4/5 Sayo (17½L) 17/2 141 134
31 Jul 20 Gal Galway 22.5f Sft Ch 11-5 tp 6/7 The Storyteller (31L) 7/2 150 133
12
You Raised Me Up silk
D
You Raised Me Up t
J: Darragh O'Keeffe
T: Martin Brassil
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Not obviously well treated off this mark but could improve for today's better ground
253-11
Age: 8
Weight: 10-12
OR: 141
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Feb 21 Naa Naas 19f Sft NvH 12-0 t 1/13 Petibonome (½L) 9/2 130 141
23 Sep 20 Lis Listowel 16f Sft MdH 12-0 t 1/15 Run For Oscar (2¾L) 11/10F 130 134
1 Feb 20 Leo Leopardstown 16f Y HcH 10-0 t 3/22 Thosedaysaregone (1¼L) 22/1 125 135
30 Nov 19 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft MdH 11-12 ht 5/25 Conflated (10½L) 7/2 - 124
15 Oct 19 Pun Punchestown 20f Gd/Y MdH 11-12 ht1 2/17 Sixshooter (1¼L) 9/4 - 135
13 Sep 19 Lis Listowel 20f Y MdH 11-12 t 2/14 Arthur's Quay (2L) 7/4F - 123
13
Wolf Prince silk
D
Wolf Prince
J: Robbie Power
T: Gavin Cromwell
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
5yo; some useful Graded form in Ireland last year but this mark looks tough
2-0220
Age: 5
Weight: 10-11
OR: 140
Days: 49
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Jan 21 Nav Navan 20f Hy HcH 10-11 11/20 Damalisque (21L) 14/1 135 125
29 Dec 20 Lim Limerick 16f Hy 4yHG2 11-4 2/5 Grand Roi (8L) 85/40 136 132
21 Nov 20 Naa Naas 16f Sft/Hy 4yHG2 11-4 2/7 Call Me Lyreen (1¾L) 11/2 136 137
31 Oct 20 Dro Down Royal 16.5f Sft HcH 11-0 10/17 Cayd Boy (42L) 6/1 136 98
19 Oct 20 Gow Gowran Park 14f Sft/Hy Hc 9-13 3/9 Politicise (2¼L) 100/30 77 82
2 Feb 20 Leo Leopardstown 16f Y 4yHG1 11-0 2/10 A Wave Of The Sea (1¼L) 10/1 133 138
14
Thyme White silk
D
Thyme White
J: Harry Cobden
T: Paul Nicholls
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Ground may have been softer than ideal in Betfair Hurdle; retains potential for top yard
10-1U9
Age: 5
Weight: 10-11
OR: 140
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Feb 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS HcHG3 11-1 9/23 Soaring Glory (12½L) 28/1 141 140
28 Nov 20 Nby Newbury 16.5f Gd HcHL 11-5 UR/9 Floressa () 15/2 141 137
9 Oct 20 Chp Chepstow 16f Gd 24yHcH 11-1 1/12 The Pink'n (3L) 6/1 130 138
11 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft 4yHcHG3 11-3 h 15/22 Aramax (22L) 12/1 133 111
2 Feb 20 Mus Musselburgh 15.5f Sft 4yHL 11-0 h 1/7 Group Stage (1½L) 2/1F - 122
27 Dec 19 Kem Kempton 16f Sft 23yH 10-12 h1 2/6 Rowland Ward (1¾L) 100/30 - 115
15
Milkwood silk
D
Milkwood
J: Robert Dunne
T: Neil Mulholland
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 4 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (31%)
Did very well to finish 3rd at Newbury in November (badly hampered); drying ground a plus
2-1430
Age: 7
Weight: 10-11
OR: 140
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Feb 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS HcHG3 11-1 11/23 Soaring Glory (16L) 12/1 141 140
28 Nov 20 Nby Newbury 16.5f Gd HcHL 11-5 3/9 Floressa (2L) 5/1 141 144
18 Oct 20 Ffo Ffos Las 16f GS 2HcH 10-11 4/12 Sceau Royal (5½L) 5/1 141 142
1 Oct 20 Ffo Ffos Las 16f GS 4H 11-4 1/6 Ballinsker (4L) 15/8 132 141
5 Dec 19 Wcn Wincanton 15.5f GS 3HcH 11-9 2/15 Scaramanga (2¾L) 8/1 127 134
16 Nov 19 Wet Wetherby 16f Sft 2H 11-3 3/6 Big Bad Bear (6½L) 9/1 - 119
16
Ciel De Neige silk
D
Ciel De Neige p 1
J: Jonjo O'Neill Jr
T: W P Mullins
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Behind a few of these in the Ladbrokes Hurdle but perhaps this better ground will suit
20-519
Age: 6
Weight: 10-11
OR: 140
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft/Hy HcH 11-3 9/22 Drop The Anchor (15½L) 11/1 138 136
28 Dec 20 Lim Limerick 16f Hy MdH 11-6 1/15 Castle Town House (2¼L) 1/8F 138 114
29 Nov 20 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft HcH 11-5 5/13 Advanced Virgo (6L) 13/2 138 140
13 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 17f Sft HcHG3 11-1 15/24 Saint Roi (21L) 6/1 139 129
8 Feb 20 Nby Newbury 16.5f Gd HcHG3 10-8 2/24 Pic D'Orhy (¾L) 13/2F 135 138
27 Dec 19 Lim Limerick 16f Hy 4yMdH 11-2 2/17 Argumental (hd) 1/4F 135 121
17
Ganapathi silk
D
Ganapathi
J: Paul Townend
T: W P Mullins
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Very lightly raced; could be superior to opening mark for trainer with fine record in race
1-125
Age: 5
Weight: 10-11
OR: 140
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 22f Sft/Hy NvHG1 11-10 5/13 Gaillard Du Mesnil (19L) 18/1 - 133
17 Jan 21 Pun Punchestown 16f Hy NvHG2 11-2 2/7 Dreal Deal (3L) 7/2 - 136
22 Nov 20 Cor Cork 16f Hy 4yMdH 11-9 1/13 Rajsalad (1¾L) 2/5F - 129
10 Nov 19 Pmn Paray-Le-Monial 12f Hy 3yNHF 9-11 1/9 Gag Du Boulay (1L) 115/10 - -
18
Eclair De Beaufeu silk
D
Eclair De Beaufeu
J: Jack Kennedy
T: Mrs Denise Foster
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 8 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (27%)
Better over fences but last year's Grand Annual second is on a dangerous mark over hurdles
2-FF06
Age: 7
Weight: 10-10
OR: 139
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft/Hy HcH 10-9 6/22 Drop The Anchor (9¾L) 33/1 135 138
27 Dec 20 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft HcH 11-3 15/20 Master McShee (31L) 10/1 135 117
29 Nov 20 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft HcH 10-9 F/13 Advanced Virgo () 8/1 135 -
8 Nov 20 Nav Navan 16f Sft/Hy ChG2 11-3 F/6 Castlegrace Paddy () 100/30 153 141
13 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f GS HcChG3 11-1 2/18 Chosen Mate (1¾L) 13/2 149 158
1 Feb 20 Leo Leopardstown 17f Y HcCh 10-12 1/15 Paloma Blue (2½L) 8/1 140 151
19
Saint D'oroux silk
D
Saint D'oroux tp
J: Daryl Jacob
T: Mrs Denise Foster
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Third in 4yo handicap last year, likewise in Ladbrokes Hurdle last time; needs extra
-93323
Age: 5
Weight: 10-9
OR: 138
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 16f Sft/Hy HcH 10-10 tp 3/22 Drop The Anchor (6¼L) 16/1 132 138
20 Dec 20 Thu Thurles 16f Sft HcH 11-6 tp 2/13 West Cork Wildway (¾L) 5/1 128 136
26 Sep 20 Lis Listowel 20f Sft NvH 11-2 tp 3/6 Finest Evermore (19L) 7/1 130 122
30 Jul 20 Gal Galway 16f Y/Sft 4yNvH 11-9 tp1 3/9 Guinevere (3½L) 7/2 131 122
4 Jul 20 Bel Bellewstown 16.5f Gd HcH 10-12 t 9/14 Ardamir (25L) 6/1 131 108
11 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft 4yHcHG3 11-3 t 3/22 Aramax (4L) 14/1 133 128
20
Gowel Road silk
D
Gowel Road p 1
J: Sam Twiston-Davies
T: Nigel Twiston-Davies
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Strong at the finish at Newbury the last twice and this stiff finish should suit
2411
Age: 5
Weight: 10-8
OR: 137
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Feb 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS 3NvH 11-8 1/12 Good Ball (5½L) 7/2 131 132
20 Jan 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f Hy 4HcH 12-0 1/15 Gunsight Ridge (5L) 5/2F 122 132
29 Dec 20 Nby Newbury 16.5f Sft 4H 11-5 4/12 Good Ball (3¼L) 5/2 - 125
29 Nov 20 Ffo Ffos Las 16f Sft 4NvH 10-12 2/11 Bear Ghylls (1½L) 11/1 - 114
21
Getaway Gorgeous silk
D
Getaway Gorgeous h
J: B J Cooper
T: W P Mullins
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Near-miss on handicap debut at Listowel in September but form has gone the wrong way since
212580
Age: 7
Weight: 10-7
OR: 136
Days: 40
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Feb 21 Leo Leopardstown 18f Sft/Hy HcHM 11-2 h 10/20 Heaven Help Us (28L) 20/1 130 118
29 Nov 20 Fai Fairyhouse 16f Sft HcH 10-11 h 8/13 Advanced Virgo (15½L) 9/2 130 126
31 Oct 20 Dro Down Royal 16.5f Sft HcH 10-12 h 5/17 Cayd Boy (7¾L) 100/30 130 130
25 Sep 20 Lis Listowel 16f Sft HcH 10-2 h 2/14 Drop The Anchor (shd) 3/1F 125 138
9 Sep 20 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Y NvHM 11-6 h 1/9 The Sliding Rock (6L) 11/8F 123 136
29 Jul 20 Gal Galway 16.5f Gd NvHL 11-1 h 2/6 The Very Man (2¾L) 11/4 - 123
22
Anna Bunina silk
D
Anna Bunina t
J: Conor McNamara 3
T: John C McConnell
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
The ground is drying out in her favour but she still looks up against it
112475
Age: 5
Weight: 10-6
OR: 135
Days: 89
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Feb 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 16f St 8-13 t 4/8 Grandmaster Flash (11½L) 4/1 87 57
5 Feb 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 12f St Hc 9-12 t 5/10 The Mouse Doctor (6¼L) 22/1 88 88
20 Dec 20 Thu Thurles 16f Sft NvHLM 11-0 t 5/10 Gauloise (11L) 40/1 130 124
30 Oct 20 Dro Down Royal 16.5f Y/Sft NvHG3M 10-12 t 7/8 Skyace (18½L) 5/1 131 109
24 Oct 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Gd 24yH 10-5 t 4/6 Botox Has (10½L) 5/2 137 123
21 Sep 20 Lis Listowel 16f Gd 4yHcH 10-7 t 2/16 Politicise (3L) 9/1 126 136
23
Fifty Ball silk
D
Fifty Ball
J: Joshua Moore
T: Gary Moore
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Fine second in the Betfair Hurdle last time and could have more left in the tank
-32112
Age: 6
Weight: 10-6
OR: 135
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Feb 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS HcHG3 10-5 2/23 Soaring Glory (3L) 14/1 131 139
5 Dec 20 San Sandown 16f Hy 4NvHcH 11-5 1/5 Naizagai (13L) 5/2 120 140
31 Oct 20 Asc Ascot 19.5f GS 4NvHcH 11-0 1/11 Straw Fan Jack (hd) 11/4F 113 121
3 Oct 20 Fon Fontwell 19f Sft 4NvH 10-12 2/12 Beyond The Pale (2¾L) 9/4 - 115
12 Sep 20 Fon Fontwell 17.5f Gd 4NvH 10-12 3/9 Bashful Boy (6¼L) 11/8F - 108
9 Oct 19 Sab Les Sables-d'Olonne 13.5f Sft 4yNHF 10-0 1/7 Festinette (¾L) 13/1 - -
24
Captain Kangaroo silk
BF
Captain Kangaroo
J: Brian Hayes
T: W P Mullins
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Improvement needed in a red-hot race on handicap debut but the better ground may be a plus
1-4322
Age: 6
Weight: 10-2
OR: 131
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Feb 21 Naa Naas 15.5f Sft MdH 12-0 2/17 Hurricane Cliff (2½L) 4/9F - 126
13 Jan 21 Naa Naas 16f Hy MdH 12-0 2/15 On Eagles Wings (2½L) 5/2 - 126
11 Dec 20 Pun Punchestown 16.5f Hy MdH 12-0 3/17 Hes A Hardy Bloke (9L) 10/11F - 116
21 Nov 20 Naa Naas 16f Sft/Hy MdH 12-0 4/17 Gabynako (13½L) 5/2 - 116
24 Mar 20 Clo Clonmel 18.5f Sft NHF 11-9 1/12 Kilcruit (4L) 10/1 - 127
25
Strong Glance silk
C
D
Strong Glance
J: Aidan Coleman
T: Olly Murphy
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 5 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (25%)
Has won AW jumpers' bumpers the last twice but may find this too warm
328O11
Age: 8
Weight: 10-2
OR: 131
Days: 32
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Feb 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 16f St/Slw 4NHF 11-8 1/7 Beat The Judge (1L) 6/5F - 132
1 Feb 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 16f St/Slw 4NHF 11-4 1/14 Supakalanistic (1¼L) 7/2F - 115
16 Dec 20 Lud Ludlow 20f Sft 3Ch 10-11 RO/5 Annsam () 5/2 132 -
15 Nov 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft HcHG3 10-2 8/14 The Shunter (16½L) 16/1 133 124
25 Oct 20 Ain Aintree 20f Sft 2HcH 10-7 2/14 Jacamar (1L) 9/2F 129 132
26 Sep 20 Mar Market Rasen 16.5f Gd HcHL 10-7 3/12 Marine One (6L) 16/1 129 130
26
Belfast Banter silk
D
Belfast Banter t
J: Kevin Sexton
T: Peter Fahey
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Consistent sort but just 1-14 over hurdles and improvement is needed
312562
Age: 6
Weight: 10-0
OR: 129
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Feb 21 Naa Naas 15.5f Sft NvHG2 11-6 t 2/7 Echoes In Rain (8L) 6/1 124 130
7 Feb 21 Mus Musselburgh 15.5f Sft 2NvH 11-6 t 6/7 Bareback Jack (7¼L) 10/1 129 128
19 Dec 20 Asc Ascot 15.5f Hy HcHG3 10-7 t 5/17 Not So Sleepy (7L) 10/1 129 127
14 Nov 20 Pun Punchestown 17f Sft/Hy NvH 11-3 t 2/7 Rescue Package (2¼L) 5/1 121 129
24 Oct 20 Gal Galway 16.5f Sft MdH 11-12 t1 1/13 Gevrey (½L) 5/2 121 122
23 Sep 20 Lis Listowel 16f Sft MdH 12-0 3/15 You Raised Me Up (3¼L) 9/2 121 130
8
Le Patriote silk
C
D
Le Patriote b
J: Cillin Leonard 7
T: Dr Richard Newland
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
-1316U
Age: 9
Weight: 11-2
OR: 145
Days: 32
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Feb 21 War Warwick 20f Sft 2HcCh 11-0 p UR/12 Two For Gold () 9/1 146 -
23 Jan 21 Asc Ascot 17f Sft ChG1 11-7 b 6/8 First Flow (37L) 100/1 146 136
12 Dec 20 Her Hereford 16f Sft 3NvCh 11-2 p 1/5 Elixir De Nutz (15L) 6/4 146 149
14 Nov 20 Chl Cheltenham 16f GS NvChG2 11-2 p 3/6 Eldorado Allen (19½L) 18/1 148 135
17 Oct 20 Mar Market Rasen 17f Gd 3NvCh 11-2 p 1/3 Pic D'Orhy (4L) 11/4 148 146
10 Mar 20 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft HG1 11-10 b1 14/17 Epatante (31L) 100/1 150 138
Verdict

The novice GANAPATHI could prove to be a lot better than his opening mark and gets the nod for the Willie Mullins team.

Verdict silk image
Ganapathi

Betting Forecast:

6/1 Ganapathi,

7/1 Third Time Lucki,

Champagne Gold,

9/1 You Raised Me Up,

Eclair De Beaufeu,

14/1 Fifty Ball,

16/1 Edwardstone,

Buildmeupbuttercup,

Drop The Anchor,

Cayd Boy,

Gowel Road,

18/1 Captain Kangaroo,

Ciel De Neige,

20/1 Thyme White,

25/1 Strong Glance,

Saint D'oroux,

Milkwood,

33/1 Petit Mouchoir,

40/1 Darasso,

Belfast Banter,

50/1 Global Citizen,

Wolf Prince,

Getaway Gorgeous,

Mengli Khan,

Le Patriote,

66/1 Anna Bunina

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