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18 December 2021
Saturday 18th December

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Betfair Exchange Trophy (A Handicap Hurdle) (Grade 3) (GBB Race) (Class 1) Racecard

  • Channel: ITV4
  • Distance: 1m 7f 152y
  • Going: Good To Soft
Ascot
Runners
12

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Showers

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Goshen silk
CD
D
Goshen
J: Jamie Moore
T: Gary Moore
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 3 wins from 5 starts at this distance (60%)
Enigmatic but even this lofty mark would be manageable were he at this top of his game
018-54
Age: 5
Weight: 11-12
OR: 153
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Nov 21 Asc Ascot 19.5f Gd HG2 11-6 4/5 Buzz (11L) 4/1 157 151
30 Apr 21 Pun Punchestown 16f Y HG1 12-0 5/8 Honeysuckle (16½L) 8/1 160 155
16 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft HG1 11-10 8/10 Honeysuckle (26L) 11/2 164 150
20 Feb 21 Wcn Wincanton 15.5f Hy HG2 11-2 1/6 Song For Someone (22L) 100/30 156 165
12 Dec 20 Chl Cheltenham 17f Sft HG2 11-0 10/10 Song For Someone (29L) 6/4F 156 129
11 Oct 20 Goo Goodwood 12f Hy 2Hc 9-1 3/7 Natural History (3¾L) EvensF 88 92
2
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 - 0 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
Big handicap form last term; could have more to give granted a sufficient test
B317-0
Age: 7
Weight: 11-5
OR: 146
Days: 231
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Oct 21 Nav Navan 14f Y Md 10-0 3/13 Jesse Evans (4¼L) 12/1 - 83
1 May 21 Pun Punchestown 20f Gd/Y HcH 11-6 17/24 Koshari (28L) 16/1 143 124
19 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 17f GS HcHG3 11-0 7/25 Belfast Banter (3½L) 33/1 146 147
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
3
Garry Clermont silk
D
Garry Clermont
J: Jonjo O'Neill Jr
T: Jonjo O'Neill
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Looked the winner over C&D (good) four weeks ago until losing momentum at the final flight
653-12
Age: 6
Weight: 11-1
OR: 142
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Nov 21 Asc Ascot 15.5f Gd 2HcH 11-9 2/9 Captain Morgs (¾L) 8/1 137 142
8 May 21 War Warwick 19f Sft 3HcH 11-3 1/11 Xcitations (1¾L) 11/4F 130 139
26 Mar 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS 3HcH 11-4 3/6 Scaramanga (9¼L) 100/30 131 132
9 Nov 20 Chp Chepstow 16f Sft 3NvHcCh 11-4 5/9 Anemoi (2¾L) 16/5 131 137
15 Oct 20 Crl Carlisle 16f Gd 3NvHcCh 11-4 6/11 Flegmatik (5¼L) 9/2 131 135
22 Feb 20 Kem Kempton 16f GS NvHG2 11-2 5/9 Highway One O Two (19½L) 20/1 131 125
4
Metier silk
CD
D
BF
Metier t
J: Lorcan Murtagh 3
T: Harry Fry
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Remote when just 11-2 for Supreme at Cheltenham; pulled-up favourite at Sandown on return
1117-P
Age: 5
Weight: 11-1
OR: 142
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 21 San Sandown 16f GS HcHL 11-7 t1 PU/11 Samarrive () 100/30F 144 -
16 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Sft NvHG1 11-7 7/8 Appreciate It (36L) 11/2 148 132
2 Jan 21 San Sandown 16f Hy NvHG1 11-7 1/7 Shakem Up'Arry (12L) 7/4F 142 148
20 Nov 20 Asc Ascot 15.5f Sft 2H 11-5 1/6 Tile Tapper (5½L) EvensF - 143
29 Oct 20 Nab Newton Abbot 18.5f Hy 4NvH 10-12 1/13 Oneupmanship (10L) 9/4F - 135
26 Oct 19 Leo Leopardstown 12f Sft/Hy Hc 8-7 5/17 Melburnian (4½L) 16/1 90 90
5
Samarrive silk
D
Samarrive
J: Harry Cobden
T: Paul Nicholls
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts at this distance (67%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 11 wins from 44 in the last 14 days (25%)
Swept aside his ten rivals at Sandown (2m, good to soft) two weeks ago; raised 11lb
11-71
Age: 4
Weight: 11-0
OR: 141
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 21 San Sandown 16f GS HcHL 10-7 1/11 Zambezi Fix (8½L) 8/1 130 143
23 Oct 21 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Gd 3HcH 11-8 7/12 Samba Dancer (5¾L) 5/2F 132 126
19 Apr 21 Kem Kempton 16f Gd 4NvH 10-11 1/9 Seinesational (13L) 5/4F - 122
12 Dec 20 Agr Angers 17f Hy 3yH 10-6 1/16 Prince Des Valois (3L) 11/1 - 99
6
West Cork silk
D
West Cork t
J: Harry Skelton
T: Dan Skelton
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 3 wins from 4 starts at this distance (75%)
Career 1221121; off 631 days before winning handicap debut in the Greatwood at Cheltenham
2112/1
Age: 7
Weight: 11-0
OR: 141
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Nov 21 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Gd HcHG3 10-13 t 1/19 Adagio (¾L) 11/1 134 142
22 Feb 20 Kem Kempton 16f GS NvHG2 11-2 t 2/9 Highway One O Two (4¾L) 5/1 139 137
24 Jan 20 Hun Huntingdon 16f Sft 4NvH 11-10 t 1/13 Mister Coffey (7L) 2/1 127 131
8 Dec 19 Hun Huntingdon 16f GS 4NvH 10-12 t1 1/16 Marlborough Sounds (1¾L) 6/4F 118 129
8 Nov 19 War Warwick 19f GS 4NvH 10-12 2/13 Espoir De Romay (3¾L) 6/4F - 128
16 Oct 19 Wet Wetherby 19.5f GS 4NvH 10-12 2/11 Jatiluwih (5L) 6/5F - 120
7
Tritonic silk
CD
D
Tritonic
J: A P Heskin
T: Alan King
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 7 wins from 19 in the last 14 days (37%)
Fifth of 19 in the Greatwood at Cheltenham; improvement is needed; he's just a 4yo
115-25
Age: 4
Weight: 11-0
OR: 141
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Nov 21 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Gd HcHG3 11-7 5/19 West Cork (8½L) 10/1 142 142
23 Oct 21 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Gd 24yH 11-6 2/4 I Like To Move It (3¼L) 11/8J 142 142
18 Jun 21 Asc Ascot 12f Hy 2Hc 9-5 8/14 Quickthorn (7¼L) 8/1 99 97
29 Apr 21 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 10f St 2Hc 9-7 4/7 Dawaam (2¼L) 7/2 99 103
19 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 17f GS 4yHG1 11-0 5/8 Quilixios (15½L) 4/1 147 136
27 Feb 21 Kem Kempton 16f Gd 4yHG2 10-12 1/9 Casa Loupi (10L) 5/6F - 142
8
Llandinabo Lad silk
D
w2
Llandinabo Lad
J: David Noonan
T: Tom Symonds
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
w2
Wind Op - Second run after wind operation
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Creditable second after win op; possibly best with a slog in the mud, which he may not get
125P-2
Age: 6
Weight: 10-13
OR: 140
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Nov 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 19.5f Sft 2HcH 11-7 2/12 Hunters Call (9L) 3/1 141 141
10 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 20f GS NvHG1 11-4 PU/12 My Drogo () 16/1 141 -
23 Jan 21 Hay Haydock 15.5f Hy NvHG2 11-9 5/5 Faivoir (21L) 13/8F 141 126
18 Dec 20 Asc Ascot 15.5f Sft NvHG2 11-5 2/6 My Drogo (2¾L) 2/1F 141 144
21 Nov 20 Hay Haydock 15.5f Sft NvHL 11-0 1/6 Do Your Job (4¼L) 13/2 - 138
27 Oct 20 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f Sft 4NvH 10-7 1/12 Minella Drama (5½L) 6/1 - 132
9
No Ordinary Joe silk
D
No Ordinary Joe
J: Nico de Boinville
T: Nicky Henderson
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Made most (seemingly not to plan) when 3rd of 19 to West Cork at Cheltenham on h'cap debut
14-113
Age: 5
Weight: 10-9
OR: 136
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Nov 21 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Gd HcHG3 10-12 3/19 West Cork (2¾L) 8/1 133 138
21 May 21 Wor Worcester 20f GS 4NvH 11-8 1/3 Fire Away (4½L) 2/5F 133 119
4 May 21 Sth Southwell 20.5f Gd 4NvH 11-2 1/8 Sounds Russian (1¾L) 1/5F - 112
18 Dec 20 Asc Ascot 15.5f Sft NvHG2 11-0 4/6 My Drogo (11L) 9/2 - 132
8 Nov 20 San Sandown 16f Sft 4NHF 10-12 1/9 Flemenstide (3½L) 11/10F - 125
10
Global Citizen silk
D
Global Citizen p
J: Kielan Woods
T: Ben Pauling
D
6 x Distance Winner - Won 6 times before at this distance
Cheekpieces and drop in class when he put up a very bold show from the front at Doncaster
PPP-92
Age: 9
Weight: 10-9
OR: 136
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Nov 21 Don Doncaster 19.5f GS 3HcH 11-9 p1 2/8 Herbiers (8½L) 7/1 137 136
30 Oct 21 Asc Ascot 15.5f Sft HcHL 11-10 9/14 Soaring Glory (28L) 25/1 142 119
19 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 17f GS HcHG3 11-7 PU/25 Belfast Banter () 100/1 150 -
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
11
Onemorefortheroad silk
D
Onemorefortheroad
J: Bryony Frost
T: Neil King
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 4 wins from 7 starts at this distance (57%)
Going Specialist - 3 wins from 4 starts on this ground (75%)
Won five of last six starts; saw off notable rivals last time and may have more to offer
1-4111
Age: 6
Weight: 10-9
OR: 136
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Nov 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS HcHL 10-8 1/4 Captain Morgs (2½L) 8/1 133 135
9 Nov 21 Hun Huntingdon 16f Gd 3HcH 11-4 1/5 Takeit Easy (4½L) 3/1 127 135
28 Oct 21 Str Stratford 16.5f Gd 3NvH 11-8 1/13 Call Of The Wild (½L) 9/4 126 127
1 May 21 Utt Uttoxeter 20f Gd 3HcH 11-0 4/8 Havana Hermano (8¼L) 3/1F 127 124
18 Mar 21 Don Doncaster 19.5f Gd 4HcH 11-13 1/10 Midnight Glance (3½L) 11/8F 120 127
7 Mar 21 Hun Huntingdon 16f GS 4HcH 11-12 1/11 Dancingwith Storms (11L) 7/2 113 124
13
Benson silk
D
Benson tv 1
J: Lee Edwards
T: Dr Richard Newland
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
4th to Sammarive at Sandown; needs to build on that and visor is an interesting addition
114-54
Age: 6
Weight: 10-6
OR: 133
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 21 San Sandown 16f GS HcHL 10-12 t 4/11 Samarrive (13½L) 5/1 135 136
13 Nov 21 Chl Cheltenham 21f Gd 3HcH 11-12 t 5/11 Gowel Road (9L) 14/1 136 135
19 Dec 20 Asc Ascot 15.5f Hy HcHG3 11-1 t 4/17 Not So Sleepy (6¼L) 5/1J 137 139
5 Dec 20 San Sandown 16f Hy HcHL 10-6 t1 1/10 Galice Macalo (1½L) 9/2 127 139
2 Nov 20 Her Hereford 16f GS 4NvH 11-6 1/11 A Distant Place (½L) 5/6F 125 130
13 Oct 20 Her Hereford 16f GF 4MdH 11-5 1/12 Caddyhill (½L) 4/6F - 114
12
Luttrell Lad silk
D
BF
Luttrell Lad
T: Philip Hobbs
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 4 starts at this distance (75%)
14-122
Age: 5
Weight: 10-8
OR: 135
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Nov 21 Exe Exeter 16.5f GS 4NvH 11-5 h 2/16 Jpr One (½L) EvensF 135 128
8 Oct 21 Chp Chepstow 19.5f Gd NvHG2 11-0 h 2/7 Camprond (5L) 3/1F - 135
13 Sep 21 Wor Worcester 16f Gd 4NvMdH 11-4 h 1/13 Whistleinthedark (5L) 1/4F - 116
10 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 17f GS NHFG2 11-4 h1 4/18 Knappers Hill (9¾L) 16/1 121 125
4 Mar 21 Tau Taunton 16.5f Sft 5NHF 11-9 1/10 American Gerry (3¼L) 11/4 - 122
19 Nov 20 Mar Market Rasen 16.5f Gd 5NHF 11-0 1/10 Doctor Ken (2¾L) 5/2F - 111
14
Mack The Man silk
D
Mack The Man
T: Evan Williams
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
5103-1
Age: 7
Weight: 10-3
OR: 130
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Nov 21 Exe Exeter 16.5f GS 3HcH 11-12 1/7 Tulin (nk) 13/2 127 128
13 Mar 21 San Sandown 16f Sft HcHG3 10-8 3/9 Langer Dan (10L) 12/1 128 126
21 Feb 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS HcHG3 10-6 20/23 Soaring Glory (52L) 40/1 132 95
21 Jan 21 Wcn Wincanton 15.5f Hy 3HcH 11-9 1/4 River Bray (¾L) 10/11F 127 126
18 Dec 20 Asc Ascot 17f Sft 3NvHcCh 11-5 5/6 Enzo D'Airy (28L) 9/2 130 116
8 Nov 20 Ffo Ffos Las 16f Sft 3Ch 11-1 2/5 Hitman (30L) 7/2 130 126
Verdict

Is the ground soft enough for Goshen? If it's not, Greatwood principals WEST CORK and No Ordinary Joe may be the best options.

Verdict silk image
West Cork

Betting Forecast:

4/1 No Ordinary Joe,

6/1 Samarrive,

13/2 West Cork,

7/1 Goshen,

8/1 Onemorefortheroad,

9/1 Luttrell Lad,

11/1 Benson,

12/1 Garry Clermont,

Tritonic,

14/1 Drop The Anchor,

18/1 Llandinabo Lad,

20/1 Metier,

25/1 Global Citizen,

33/1 Mack The Man

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