CHELTENHAM
1 January 2022
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Dornan Engineering Relkeel Hurdle (Grade 2) (GBB Race) (Class 1) Racecard

  • Channel: ITV
  • Distance: 2m 4f 56y
  • Going: Soft
Cheltenham
Runners
6

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Showers

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Brewin'upastorm silk
D
w2
Brewin'upastorm t
J: Aidan Coleman
T: Olly Murphy
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
w2
Wind Op - Second run after wind operation
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (3%)
As good as ever when winning at Aintree in November; repeat would make him the one to beat
5115-1
Age: 9
Weight: 11-6
OR: 158
Days: 56
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Nov 21 Ain Aintree 20f GS 2H 11-6 t 1/6 If The Cap Fits (9L) 5/1 156 162
8 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 20f GS HG1 11-7 t 5/11 Abacadabras (8L) 15/2 158 153
28 Feb 21 Fon Fontwell 19f GS HG2 11-3 t 1/6 McFabulous (5½L) 3/1 155 155
23 Jan 21 Tau Taunton 19f Sft 2HcH 11-12 t 1/10 Jolly's Cracked It (11L) 3/1F 148 160
5 Dec 20 San Sandown 15.5f Sft ChG1 11-7 t1 5/5 Politologue (22L) 18/1 148 152
1 Nov 20 Crl Carlisle 20f Hy ChL 11-2 6/6 Imperial Aura (20L) 11/4 150 138
2
Guard Your Dreams silk
C
D
Guard Your Dreams
J: Sam Twiston-Davies
T: Nigel Twiston-Davies
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Course Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts here (67%)
Career best when winning Grade 2 here last time; more on his plate today under a penalty
73-131
Age: 6
Weight: 11-6
OR: 147
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Chl Cheltenham 17f GS HG2 11-0 1/7 Song For Someone (½L) 5/1 147 152
20 Nov 21 Asc Ascot 19.5f Gd HG2 11-0 3/5 Buzz (5½L) 7/2 145 150
22 Oct 21 Chl Cheltenham 20f Gd 3HcH 11-12 1/12 Coole Cody (2L) 16/5F 140 150
10 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 20f GS NvHG1 11-4 3/12 My Drogo (10L) 28/1 135 144
17 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 21f GS HcHG3 10-6 h 7/26 Heaven Help Us (13L) 7/1 135 134
21 Feb 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS HcHG3 10-9 h 6/23 Soaring Glory (7L) 14/1 135 140
3
McFabulous silk
D
w1
McFabulous
J: Harry Cobden
T: Paul Nicholls
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
w1
Wind Op - First run after wind operation
Distance Specialist - 4 wins from 5 starts at this distance (80%)
Going Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts on this ground (67%)
Won rescheduled Relkeel Hurdle last winter; back from wind op; commands plenty of respect
13128-
Age: 8
Weight: 11-6
OR: 155
Days: 268
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 20f GS HG1 11-7 8/11 Abacadabras (11L) 9/2 158 148
28 Feb 21 Fon Fontwell 19f GS HG2 11-9 2/6 Brewin'upastorm (5½L) 4/6F 158 157
9 Jan 21 Kem Kempton 21f Sft HG2 11-3 1/7 On The Blind Side (2¼L) 10/11F 154 159
27 Nov 20 Nby Newbury 24f Gd HG2 11-3 3/10 Thyme Hill (6½L) 15/8F 153 157
9 Oct 20 Chp Chepstow 19.5f Gd NvHG2 11-3 1/7 Courtandbould (3L) 4/6F 145 154
14 Mar 20 Kem Kempton 21f GS NvHcHG3 11-9 1/18 Sevarano (6½L) 5/2F 132 145
4
Dans Le Vent silk
D
Dans Le Vent
J: Isabel Williams
T: Evan Williams
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Won valuable handicap at Haydock six weeks ago but this is a steep rise in grade
482-21
Age: 9
Weight: 11-4
OR: 142
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Nov 21 Hay Haydock 24.5f Gd HcHG3 10-7 1/12 Riggs (1¼L) 16/1 135 141
16 Oct 21 Ffo Ffos Las 16f Gd 2HcH 10-2 2/12 Glory And Fortune (4L) 18/1 134 136
9 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 20f GS HcHG3 10-2 2/22 Tronador (2½L) 18/1 131 136
17 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 21f GS HcHG3 9-12 8/26 Heaven Help Us (13½L) 28/1 132 131
20 Feb 21 Asc Ascot 19.5f Sft 2HcH 10-3 4/15 Shannon Bridge (8L) 12/1 132 130
23 Jan 21 Asc Ascot 19.5f Sft HcHG3 10-6 4/12 Craigneiche (11½L) 14/1 132 132
5
On The Blind Side silk
C
D
On The Blind Side p
J: Nico de Boinville
T: Nicky Henderson
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 8 wins from 27 in the last 14 days (30%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 11 wins from 38 in the last 14 days (29%)
Has to put behind him a below-par run in the Long Walk; others are likelier winners
365-26
Age: 10
Weight: 11-4
OR: 150
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Dec 21 Asc Ascot 24.5f GS HG1 11-7 p 6/8 Champ (22L) 12/1 150 146
26 Nov 21 Nby Newbury 24f GS HG2 11-4 p 2/6 Thomas Darby (2¼L) 11/1 150 153
24 Apr 21 San Sandown 21.5f Gd HG2 11-4 p 5/6 Younevercall (15L) 7/2 153 140
10 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 24.5f GS HG1 11-7 p 6/15 Thyme Hill (13L) 33/1 153 151
20 Feb 21 Hay Haydock 24.5f Sft HG2 11-6 p 3/8 Third Wind (2½L) 4/1C 153 153
16 Jan 21 Mar Market Rasen 23f Hy 2H 11-4 p 1/8 Lil Rockerfeller (nk) EvensF 152 153
7
Stormy Ireland silk
D
Stormy Ireland
J: Danny Mullins
T: W P Mullins
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 20 wins from 73 in the last 14 days (27%)
Won Grade 1 and 2 in the spring; possibly needed last run; dangerous if back to her peak
921-16
Age: 8
Weight: 10-13
OR: 150
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Nov 21 Fai Fairyhouse 20f Gd HG1 11-5 6/8 Honeysuckle (36L) 9/1 150 123
4 Jun 21 Dro Down Royal 12.5f GF Md 9-4 2/10 Kalapour (2L) 2/13F - 73
1 May 21 Pun Punchestown 20f Gd/Y HG1M 11-9 1/8 Minella Melody (7L) 7/2 148 154
5 Apr 21 Fai Fairyhouse 20f Y HG2 11-3 1/6 French Dynamite (1¼L) 7/2 - 154
2 Jan 21 San Sandown 20f Hy HLM 11-4 2/6 Whitehotchillifili (3L) 6/5F 145 132
12 Dec 20 Chl Cheltenham 17f Sft HG2 10-11 9/10 Song For Someone (24L) 14/1 148 131
6
Indefatigable silk
CD
D
Indefatigable
T: Paul Webber
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
72-162
Age: 9
Weight: 10-13
OR: 147
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Chl Cheltenham 20.5f GS 2HcHM 11-12 2/9 Martello Sky (nk) 6/1 145 147
26 Nov 21 Nby Newbury 24f GS HG2 10-13 6/6 Thomas Darby (76L) 6/1 148 101
30 Oct 21 Wet Wetherby 24f GS HG2 10-7 1/8 Proschema (2¾L) 5/1 148 147
4 Oct 21 Pon Pontefract 12f Sft 3Md 9-6 1/8 Doctor Parnassus (½L) 13/8 - 73
24 Apr 21 San Sandown 21.5f Gd HG2 10-11 2/6 Younevercall (½L) 4/1 148 147
10 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 24.5f GS HG1 11-0 7/15 Thyme Hill (14L) 28/1 148 141
Verdict

McFabulous won the rescheduled version of this race last winter but his old rival BREWIN'UPASTORM is just preferred this time.

Verdict silk image
Brewin'upastorm

Betting Forecast:

11/8 Brewin'upastorm,

5/2 McFabulous,

9/2 Guard Your Dreams,

5/1 Stormy Ireland,

16/1 On The Blind Side,

25/1 Dans Le Vent

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