MUSSELBURGH
1 January 2022
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Betway Hair Of The Dog Handicap Hurdle (Class 3) Racecard

  • Channel: ITV
  • Distance: 2m 3f 171y
  • Going: Good To Soft
Musselburgh
Runners
8

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Showers

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Stoner's Choice silk
Stoner's Choice t
J: Max Kendrick
T: Fergal O'Brien
Today's drop back in trip and grade are positives and he's on the shortlist
214-36
Age: 7
Weight: 11-12
OR: 140
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Dec 21 San Sandown 23.5f GS 2HcH 11-5 t 6/12 Pileon (12½L) 15/2 142 137
8 Nov 21 Kem Kempton 21f Gd 2HcH 11-11 t 3/6 Calva D'Auge (1¼L) 3/1J 143 145
21 Apr 21 Per Perth 24f GS NvHL 11-0 t 4/6 Threeunderthrufive (20L) 13/8F 143 122
28 Mar 21 Asc Ascot 21.5f Gd 3HcH 11-12 t 1/5 Bells Of Peterboro (6L) 11/4 139 145
21 Feb 21 Mar Market Rasen 20.5f Sft NvHL 11-3 t 2/5 Minella Drama (3L) 9/4 139 135
19 Nov 20 Mar Market Rasen 18.5f Gd 4NvH 11-7 t 1/5 Captain Biggles (6L) EvensF 127 137
2
Voix Du Reve silk
D
Voix Du Reve p
J: Conor O'Farrell
T: Iain Jardine
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Well beaten on both runs in autumn but in Grade 1 latest; well treated and not written off
03-076
Age: 10
Weight: 11-11
OR: 139
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Nov 21 Ncs Newcastle 16f GS HG1 11-7 v1 6/6 Not So Sleepy (44L) 200/1 140 127
23 Oct 21 Chl Cheltenham 16f Gd 2HcCh 11-2 p 7/7 Before Midnight (30L) 10/1 149 130
29 Apr 21 Pun Punchestown 16f Y HcCh 11-3 p 11/19 Sully D'Oc AA (48L) 20/1 149 111
16 Apr 21 Ayr Ayr 20.5f Gd HcChL 11-12 p 3/6 Nietzsche (3½L) 22/1 156 154
6 Mar 21 Kel Kelso 16f GS 2HcH 11-4 p 10/14 The Shunter (49L) 28/1 149 113
6 Feb 21 Mus Musselburgh 15.5f Sft 2HcH 11-12 p 2/10 Christopher Wood (3¼L) 18/1 146 150
3
Geromino silk
D
Geromino t
J: Brian Hughes
T: Donald McCain
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 12 wins from 44 in the last 14 days (27%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 9 wins from 36 in the last 14 days (25%)
Progressive at the end of last year and could make another bold bid
341112
Age: 6
Weight: 11-5
OR: 133
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Don Doncaster 16.5f GS 2HcH 10-6 t 2/9 Tommy's Oscar (¾L) 15/2 132 133
20 Nov 21 Hun Huntingdon 16f Gd 3HcH 11-7 t 1/7 Kamaxos (2½L) 9/4F 125 133
4 Nov 21 Sed Sedgefield 20f GS 4HcH 11-9 t 1/5 Coup De Gold (3¼L) 15/8F 119 128
15 Oct 21 Utt Uttoxeter 16f Gd 4NvH 11-4 t 1/10 Midnight Centurion (nk) 18/5 119 117
29 May 21 Crt Cartmel 22f Gd 4NvH 11-7 t 4/6 One Fine Man (24L) 7/2 121 104
11 May 21 Sed Sedgefield 17f Gd 4NvH 11-7 t 3/9 Roma Bangkok (9L) EvensF 121 109
4
Strong Glance silk
Strong Glance
J: Fergus Gregory
T: Olly Murphy
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (3%)
Came clear with the winner when going close at Hereford and he's respected back up 2lb
00-UO2
Age: 9
Weight: 11-1
OR: 129
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Her Hereford 19.5f Gd 2HcH 10-6 2/8 Flashing Glance (hd) 15/2 127 132
2 Dec 21 Wcn Wincanton 15f Gd 3HcH 11-4 RO/9 The Widdow Maker () 4/1 127 -
14 Oct 21 Wcn Wincanton 15f GF 3HcH 11-5 UR/7 See The Sea () 4/1 127 -
9 Apr 21 Ain Aintree 20f GS HcHG3 10-5 15/22 Tronador (28L) 12/1 129 111
19 Mar 21 Chl Cheltenham 17f GS HcHG3 10-2 18/25 Belfast Banter (18½L) 40/1 131 118
15 Feb 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 16f St/Slw 4NHF 11-8 1/7 Beat The Judge (1L) 6/5F - 132
5
Ashington silk
C
D
Ashington
J: Henry Brooke
T: Brian Ellison
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Well beaten on Flat ten days ago but may have needed it; has won here and is not ruled out
915-51
Age: 7
Weight: 10-12
OR: 126
Days: 203
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Dec 21 Sth Southwell (AW) 11f St/Slw 4Hc 9-7 7/8 Onesmoothoperator (16L) 25/1 78 60
12 Jun 21 Hex Hexham 20f Gd 4NvCh 10-12 1/4 Seven De Baune (1¾L) 3/1 122 131
19 May 21 Sth Southwell 16f Gd 3NvHcCh 11-2 5/6 Onthefrontfoot (35L) 9/2 126 102
18 Apr 21 Ayr Ayr 21.5f Gd 2HcH 10-13 5/7 Bass Rock (10L) 13/2 127 123
25 Mar 21 Sed Sedgefield 20f Gd 2HcH 10-11 1/6 Minella Trump (3¼L) 4/1 124 133
6 Feb 21 Mus Musselburgh 15.5f Sft 2HcH 9-11 9/10 Christopher Wood (40L) 5/2F 124 93
6
Caius Marcius silk
D
Caius Marcius p
J: Conor Rabbitt 10
T: Nicky Richards
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
In fair form in November but this 11yo needs something extra today
16542U
Age: 11
Weight: 10-12
OR: 126
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Nov 21 Don Doncaster 16.5f GS 3HcH 10-11 p UR/7 Ingleby Hollow () 12/1 127 127
13 Nov 21 Wet Wetherby 16f GS 3HcH 10-12 p 2/6 First Impression (5L) 18/1 128 127
16 Oct 21 Mar Market Rasen 20.5f Gd 3HcH 11-6 p 4/7 Martello Sky (21L) 12/1 131 119
25 Sep 21 Mar Market Rasen 16.5f Gd 2HcH 10-11 p 5/6 Valentino Dancer (16L) 11/1 133 120
14 Aug 21 Per Perth 20f Gd 3HcH 11-12 p 6/8 Shetland Bus (9¾L) 100/30 134 128
4 Jul 21 Mar Market Rasen 20.5f Gd 2HcH 11-3 p 1/5 Ask Paddington (3¼L) 4/1 130 131
7
Aurora Thunder silk
D
Aurora Thunder
J: Conner McCann 10
T: Lucinda Russell
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Runner-up here in October but pulled up at Aintree since, so something to prove
2-342P
Age: 8
Weight: 10-3
OR: 117
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 21 Ain Aintree 20f Sft 2HcH 10-5 PU/13 Tamar Bridge () 22/1 119 -
30 Oct 21 Mus Musselburgh 24f Sft 3HcH 10-12 2/7 Morraman (4L) 11/2 119 119
3 Oct 21 Kel Kelso 23.5f Gd 4NvHcCh 11-12 4/4 Do Not Disturb (12½L) 7/4J 119 119
15 Sep 21 Kel Kelso 21f Gd 2HcH 11-0 3/8 Iolani (6L) 8/1 120 116
16 Apr 21 Ayr Ayr 24.5f Gd 2HcHM 10-4 2/9 Didonato (½L) 11/2 116 122
26 Mar 21 Mus Musselburgh 20f GS 2HcHM 11-8 3/11 Island Mahee (9L) 18/1 117 115
8
Kavanaghs Cross silk
Kavanaghs Cross t
J: Angus Cheleda 5
T: Iain Jardine
2lb wrong today but ran really well in his first two handicaps and could be thereabouts
232231
Age: 7
Weight: 10-0
OR: 112
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Dec 21 Kel Kelso 16f Sft 4MdH 10-13 t 1/7 Rowdy Rustler (2¼L) 13/8F 113 112
12 Nov 21 Chl Cheltenham 16.5f Gd 3NvHcH 10-10 3/18 Mc Alpine (2½L) 18/1 111 110
14 Oct 21 Crl Carlisle 20f Gd 4HcH 11-2 2/7 Hart Of Steel (nk) 9/2 109 111
5 Sep 21 Per Perth 16f Gd 4MdH 11-4 2/7 Red Missile (6½L) 6/4F 111 106
14 Aug 21 Per Perth 16f Gd 4MdH 10-11 3/13 Gripper (7¼L) 5/2 114 102
6 Jun 21 Klb Kilbeggan 18.5f Gd MdH 11-2 2/16 Asserted (4½L) 9/4F 106 111
Verdict

The drop back in both trip and grade are positives for STONER'S CHOICE (nap) who earns the vote ahead of the progressive Geromino.

Verdict silk image
Stoner's Choice

Betting Forecast:

7/2 Strong Glance,

100/30 Geromino,

4/1 Stoner's Choice,

9/2 Kavanaghs Cross,

7/1 Ashington,

10/1 Voix Du Reve,

14/1 Caius Marcius,

16/1 Aurora Thunder

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