WORCESTER
12 November 2021
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Read Kevin Blake On attheraces.com Maiden Hurdle (GBB Race) (Class 4) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 2m
  • Going: Good To Soft
Worcester
Runners
10

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Scattered showers

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Anyharminasking silk
Anyharminasking
J: Richie McLernon
T: Jonjo O'Neill
Irish point winner; fourth in novice hurdle last month; open to considerable improvement
4
Age: 4
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Oct 21 Utt Uttoxeter 16f Gd 4NvH 10-11 4/10 Geromino (9½L) 9/2 - 100
2
Black Poppy silk
D
Black Poppy
J: Richard Patrick
T: Kerry Lee
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Bumper winner; in front when penultimate-flight faller on recent hurdle debut; big player
1-F
Age: 5
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f GS 4NvH 10-12 F/13 Go Dante () 13/8 - 120
30 Mar 21 War Warwick 16f Gd 5MdNHF 11-2 1/10 Party Business (1½L) 25/1 - 114
3
Earth Star silk
Earth Star h 1
J: Nick Scholfield
T: Jack R Barber
Made promising bumper debut on Boxing Day and should have a future over jumps
5P-
Age: 5
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 271
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Feb 21 Exe Exeter 17f Hy 5NHF 11-3 PU/8 Thunder Rock () 9/2 - -
26 Dec 20 Wcn Wincanton 15.5f Sft 5NHF 11-0 5/13 Mucho Mas (7¼L) 25/1 - 106
4
Extraordinary Man silk
Extraordinary Man
J: Brendan Powell
T: David Bridgwater
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 9 wins from 34 in the last 14 days (26%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Showed promise in both bumpers last season but others have more compelling form
37-
Age: 5
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 284
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Feb 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 16f St/Slw 5MdNHF 11-0 7/12 Finest View (15½L) 11/2 - 88
16 Dec 20 Lud Ludlow 14f Sft 4NHF 11-0 3/9 Le Bateau (15L) 15/2 - 94
5
Francisco Bay silk
Francisco Bay
J: David Bass
T: Ed de Giles
Fair on the Flat but soundly beaten on first two attempts at hurdling
59
Age: 5
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f GS 4NvH 10-12 9/13 Go Dante (75L) 66/1 - 55
4 Oct 21 Str Stratford 16.5f GS 4NvH 10-12 5/9 Howdyalikemenow (34L) 14/1 - 86
9 Sep 21 Eps Epsom 12f Gd 4Hc 10-12 10/11 Berrahri (17L) 14/1 73 54
6 Aug 21 Hay Haydock 11.5f Sft 4Hc 9-2 10/10 Goldie Hawk (122L) 10/1 73 -
27 May 21 Crl Carlisle 14f GS 4Hc 9-0 6/8 Crossing The Bar (13L) 100/30 73 70
17 May 21 Crl Carlisle 11f Sft 5Hc 9-7 3/11 Seventeen O Four (2¾L) 9/2 73 77
6
Iberio silk
D
Iberio
J: Tom O'Brien
T: Philip Hobbs
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 31 in the last 14 days (3%)
Created pretty good impression when winning Newton Abbot bumper on last month's debut
1
Age: 4
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 33
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Oct 21 Nab Newton Abbot 17f GS 5NHF 10-13 1/11 Lallygag (1¾L) 9/5F - 110
7
Mot A Mot silk
D
Mot A Mot
J: James Bowen
T: Nicky Henderson
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Clear winner of Chepstow bumper last season and looks a good hurdling prospect
410-
Age: 5
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 216
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 17f GS NHFG2 11-4 17/18 Knappers Hill (119L) 40/1 114 27
25 Feb 21 Chp Chepstow 16f Sft 5MdNHF 11-4 1/9 Barrier Peaks (6L) 9/2 - 113
19 Jan 21 Exe Exeter 17f Hy 5NHF 11-4 4/13 Del La Mar Rocket (29L) 7/5F - 85
8
Patient Owner silk
Patient Owner
J: Lee Edwards
T: Henry Oliver
Bought for £32,000 after finishing third of 15 in heavy-ground Punchestown bumper in March
3-
Age: 6
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 242
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Mar 21 Pun Punchestown 17.5f Hy NHF 11-9 3/15 Wall Of Fame (5L) 33/1 - 87
10
Vivre Pour Vivre silk
Vivre Pour Vivre
J: Ben Jones
T: Dai Burchell
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 16 in the last 14 days (0%)
Soundly beaten in three hurdles in spring 2019; makes stable debut after mammoth absence
6/63/
Age: 8
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 903
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 May 19 Wor Worcester 23f Gd 4NvH 11-0 3/4 No Hidden Charges (44L) 25/1 - 95
12 May 19 Lud Ludlow 21.5f Gd 4NvH 10-12 6/8 Palixandre (67L) 28/1 - 54
21 Apr 19 Ffo Ffos Las 22f Gd 5MdH 11-2 6/9 Win My Wings (92L) 20/1 - 41
6 Jun 18 Kem Kempton (AW) 12f St/Slw 3Hc 8-10 h 13/14 West Coast Flyer (68L) 33/1 79 -
14 Apr 18 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 14f St 3Hc 8-7 h1 10/11 Ocean Of Love (9L) 80/1 81 76
17 Oct 16 Pon Pontefract 10f Sft 4Hc 9-5 11/13 Empress Ali (25L) 14/1 85 45
11
Tre A Peni silk
Tre A Peni
J: Craig Nichol
T: Oliver Greenall
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Down the field in two bumpers in spring and also struggled on recent hurdling debut
0-9P
Age: 4
Weight: 10-11
OR: -
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f GS 4NvH 10-4 PU/12 Washington () 150/1 - -
15 May 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f Sft 5NHFM 10-8 9/10 Do You Think (67L) 125/1 - 21
13 Apr 21 Sth Southwell 16f Gd 5NHFM 9-13 10/13 Betty Baloo (36L) 33/1 - 72
9
The Texan silk
The Texan
T: Dr Richard Newland
5
Age: 5
Weight: 11-4
OR: -
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Oct 21 Utt Uttoxeter 16f GS 5NHF 11-0 5/9 Duke Of Rockingham (14½L) 9/2 - 91
Verdict

The answer might be BLACK POPPY, who was leading a well-regarded rival before his penultimate-flight fall at Bangor last month.

Verdict silk image
Black Poppy

Betting Forecast:

5/2 Black Poppy,

11/4 Iberio,

Mot A Mot,

8/1 Anyharminasking,

14/1 Earth Star,

16/1 Patient Owner,

The Texan,

20/1 Extraordinary Man,

33/1 Francisco Bay,

50/1 Vivre Pour Vivre,

100/1 Tre A Peni

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