HEREFORD
4 January 2022
Tuesday 4th January

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Sky Sports Racing Sky 415 Handicap Hurdle (Challenger Stayers Hurdle Series Qualifier) (Class 4) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 3m 1f 119y
  • Going: Good To Soft
Hereford
Runners
14

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Showers

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Theme Tune silk
Theme Tune p
J: Jonjo O'Neill Jr
T: Jonjo O'Neill
Very respectable fourth on seasonal debut at Haydock last month and still has potential
3114-4
Age: 7
Weight: 12-1
OR: 122
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Dec 21 Hay Haydock 19f Hy 3HcH 11-8 p1 4/11 Celebre D'Allen (12L) 9/1 123 118
20 Mar 21 Utt Uttoxeter 23.5f Sft 3HcH 11-12 4/11 Saint Dalina (14½L) 4/1J 125 120
22 Feb 21 Crl Carlisle 19.5f Sft 4NvH 11-9 1/8 Ulverston (nk) 10/11F - 124
21 Jan 21 Lud Ludlow 21.5f Hy 4MdH 11-5 1/10 Onchan (1½L) 13/2 - 123
9 Nov 20 Chp Chepstow 16f Hy 5NHF 11-0 3/10 Chavez (5L) 100/30 - 102
11 Jan 20 War Warwick 16f Sft 5NHF 11-5 6/18 Here Comes McCoy (7¾L) 14/1 - 101
2
Mr Clarkson silk
Mr Clarkson tv
J: Philip Armson 7
T: David Pipe
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
In good form when last seen last spring and today's slower ground should also suit
9573-2
Age: 10
Weight: 11-12
OR: 119
Days: 243
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 May 21 Wor Worcester 23f Gd 4HcH 11-12 tv 2/9 Butler's Brief (2½L) 10/1 120 123
3 Apr 21 Nab Newton Abbot 26.5f Gd 4HcH 11-12 tv1 3/9 Aimee De Sivola (2L) 15/2 120 123
15 Mar 21 Plu Plumpton 25f GS 3HcH 11-1 p 7/8 Trincomalee (47L) 10/1 124 83
24 Feb 21 Don Doncaster 24.5f GS 3HcH 11-9 5/10 Sultans Pride (22L) 50/1 127 110
3 Feb 21 War Warwick 26f Hy 3HcH 11-11 tb 9/10 Supremely Lucky (91L) 80/1 130 43
10 Jan 21 Exe Exeter 24.5f Sft 3HcCh 11-13 tb 10/12 Crossley Tender (68L) 22/1 131 76
3
Scarpia silk
Scarpia
J: Nico de Boinville
T: Nicky Henderson
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 7 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (25%)
Close second on last month's seasonal/handicap debut at Ascot; commands respect
4415-2
Age: 8
Weight: 11-12
OR: 119
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Dec 21 Asc Ascot 21.5f GS 3HcH 11-0 2/12 Earth Lord (¾L) 22/1 116 120
4 Apr 21 Plu Plumpton 20.5f Gd 3NvH 11-6 5/7 One Handsome Dude (31L) 9/4 116 86
10 Mar 21 Fon Fontwell 17.5f Sft 4MdH 11-2 1/11 Sandy Brook (½L) 6/1 - 110
11 Feb 21 Kem Kempton 18f St/Slw 5NHF 11-4 4/12 Royal Pretender (1¼L) 13/2 - 107
11 Jan 21 Don Doncaster 21f GS 5MdH 11-6 4/16 The Golden Rebel (31L) 20/1 - 105
25 Nov 20 Her Hereford 19.5f Sft 4NvH 10-12 7/13 Optimise Prime (26L) 7/1 - 95
4
Mr Washington silk
D
Mr Washington tp
J: Lilly Pinchin 5
T: Tom Symonds
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Going Specialist - 3 wins from 3 starts on this ground (100%)
Five wins since November 2020; ran another career best when close/clear second last month
114-12
Age: 9
Weight: 11-12
OR: 119
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Dec 21 Utt Uttoxeter 23.5f Sft 4HcH 11-6 tp 2/8 Quick Draw (½L) 4/1 114 120
19 Nov 21 Chp Chepstow 23.5f GS 4HcH 11-12 tp 1/11 Guillemot (nk) 14/1 110 113
15 Feb 21 War Warwick 26f Hy 4HcH 10-11 tp 4/14 Ballymillsy (25L) 100/30J 110 91
31 Dec 20 War Warwick 26f Sft 4HcH 10-9 tp 1/10 Shah An Shah (¾L) 15/8F 107 110
2 Dec 20 Lud Ludlow 24f GS 5HcH 11-2 tp 1/12 Galactic Power (1½L) EvensF 100 106
23 Nov 20 Lud Ludlow 21.5f GS 4HcH 10-11 tp 1/9 Towards The Dawn (nse) 11/4F 100 104
5
Global Harmony silk
CD
Global Harmony p 1
J: Harry Skelton
T: Dan Skelton
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 7 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (33%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 9 wins from 34 in the last 14 days (26%)
C&D winner last season; chasing hasn't gone to plan this term; cheekpieces added
513-4P
Age: 7
Weight: 11-9
OR: 116
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Her Hereford 25f Gd 4HcCh 11-9 PU/11 Powerstown Park () 11/1 116 -
17 Nov 21 War Warwick 20f GS 4NvHcChM 11-12 4/7 Fontaine Collonges (19½L) 9/2 118 110
16 Apr 21 Ayr Ayr 24.5f Gd 2HcHM 10-10 3/9 Didonato (13½L) 7/2 119 111
24 Mar 21 Her Hereford 25.5f Gd 4HcHM 11-11 1/4 Winter Getaway (2¾L) 7/4 116 117
6 Mar 21 Don Doncaster 24.5f Gd NvHLM 10-12 5/9 Dragon Bones (9L) 25/1 116 117
23 Feb 21 Tau Taunton 19f Hy 4NvHM 11-6 4/11 Allavina (29L) 5/2 118 99
6
Subcontinent silk
Subcontinent
J: Charlie Deutsch
T: Venetia Williams
Won chase off today's mark last February but failed to complete all three subsequent races
51P-FP
Age: 10
Weight: 11-8
OR: 115
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Dec 21 Lud Ludlow 25.5f GS 3HcCh 10-9 PU/7 Minella Encore () 5/1 117 -
12 Nov 21 Chl Cheltenham 21f Gd 3HcH 11-2 F/20 Art Approval () 125/1 120 109
15 Mar 21 Str Stratford 22.5f Sft 3HcCh 11-6 PU/8 Joueur Bresilien () 9/2 122 -
24 Feb 21 Lud Ludlow 24f Sft 3HcCh 11-2 1/7 Dieu Vivant (4¾L) 15/2 115 124
5 Feb 21 Chp Chepstow 23.5f Hy 4NvHcCh 11-9 5/12 No Rematch (27L) 18/1 117 103
11 Jan 21 Her Hereford 21f Sft 3HcCh 11-5 3/8 Flagrant Delitiep (11L) 15/2 118 122
7
Gazette Bourgeoise silk
BF
Gazette Bourgeoise
J: Harry Bannister
T: Ben Case
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Very consistent since switched to hurdling but others here look better handicapped
34-124
Age: 6
Weight: 11-8
OR: 115
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Dec 21 Utt Uttoxeter 22f GS 4NvHM 11-5 4/9 Letthetruthbeknown (5½L) 5/6F 115 121
21 Nov 21 Exe Exeter 23f Gd 4NvHM 11-5 2/8 So Said I (½L) 5/6F 115 121
28 Oct 21 Str Stratford 22f Gd 4MdHM 11-0 1/8 So Said I (5L) 5/1 111 120
3 Apr 21 Hay Haydock 19f GS 2HcHM 11-1 4/13 Sexy Lot (5¼L) 6/1 113 110
21 Feb 21 Mar Market Rasen 20.5f Sft 4HcHM 11-6 3/13 Blarney Bateleur (3L) 14/1 112 116
28 Jan 21 Fak Fakenham 16f Hy 4HcHM 11-12 3/4 Shantung (13½L) 5/4F 115 104
8
Fitzroy silk
Fitzroy p
J: William Kennedy
T: Sarah-Jayne Davies
Didn't progress after winning for Olly Murphy and struggled on stable debut
-24U30
Age: 8
Weight: 11-7
OR: 114
Days: 74
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Oct 21 Chl Cheltenham 20f Gd 3HcH 10-3 11/12 Guard Your Dreams (96L) 150/1 117 41
14 Aug 21 Mar Market Rasen 20.5f Gd 4NvH 11-4 p1 3/4 Fontana Ellissi (14½L) 11/4 120 79
1 Aug 21 Mar Market Rasen 24f Gd 4HcCh 11-13 UR/7 Mr Mafia () 6/1 122 -
5 Jun 21 Hex Hexham 24f Gd 4Ch 11-4 4/7 All Hail Caesar (8½L) 7/4 125 104
13 May 21 Per Perth 24f Sft 4NvCh 10-12 2/4 Ballymoy (4¾L) 3/1 125 117
4 Apr 21 Mar Market Rasen 20.5f Gd 4MdH 11-4 1/8 Royal Pretender (8½L) 15/8 120 120
9
Go Chique silk
Go Chique p 1
J: Ben Ffrench Davis 7
T: Nicky Henderson
Would appeal more on faster ground but was placed under Ben Ffrench David on last two runs
41-623
Age: 6
Weight: 11-7
OR: 114
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 21 Wet Wetherby 24f GS 4HcH 11-5 3/10 Bean In Trouble (2¼L) 8/1 113 117
18 Nov 21 Mar Market Rasen 23f Gd 4HcHM 12-0 2/9 Misscarlett (1L) 100/30 112 117
30 Oct 21 Asc Ascot 19.5f Sft 4NvHcH 10-13 6/8 Lossiemouth (10½L) 13/2 113 108
13 Apr 21 Sth Southwell 24.5f Gd 4HcH 11-9 1/11 Zero To Hero (3¾L) 15/2 107 115
15 Mar 21 Plu Plumpton 20.5f GS 4HcHM 11-3 4/8 Runasimi River (6¾L) 9/1 108 102
16 Dec 20 Lud Ludlow 21.5f Sft 4NvHM 10-10 8/12 Misty Whisky (41L) 11/2 - 73
10
Steinkraus silk
Steinkraus
J: Theo Gillard 5
T: Donald McCain
Back up from Class 5 today but is 2-4 in handicaps and open to further improvement
372141
Age: 7
Weight: 11-6
OR: 113
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Dec 21 Lud Ludlow 24f GS 5HcH 11-5 1/12 Nelsons Rock (shd) 11/2 106 113
9 Nov 21 Her Hereford 21.5f Gd 4NvHcH 11-6 4/6 Hidden Depths (10½L) 9/4F 107 105
25 Oct 21 Ayr Ayr 19.5f Gd 5NvHcH 11-12 1/7 Petite Rhapsody (3¼L) 5/2F 100 106
14 Oct 21 Crl Carlisle 17f Gd 5HcH 11-3 2/10 Near Kettering (nk) 9/1 95 103
29 Sep 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f Gd 4MdH 11-0 7/11 Fruit N Nut (63L) 18/1 - 66
1 Sep 21 Wor Worcester 16f Gd 5NvMdH 11-4 3/12 London Eye (17L) 20/1 - 96
11
Fifrelet silk
Fifrelet p
J: Charlie Todd 3
T: Ian Williams
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Well beaten twice since winning three-runner maiden on hurdle debut; handicap debut today
/21140
Age: 7
Weight: 11-3
OR: 110
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Nby Newbury 20.5f GS 4NvH 11-1 p 10/10 Pull Again Green (21L) 80/1 - 107
8 Nov 21 Kem Kempton 21f Gd 4NvH 11-2 p1 4/5 Doddiethegreat (75L) 9/2 - 76
27 Sep 21 Nab Newton Abbot 21.5f GS 4MdH 10-9 1/3 Bari Breeze (9L) 4/9F - 108
13 Sep 21 Wor Worcester 16f Gd 5NHF 11-2 1/8 Fine By Me (nk) 13/8F - 106
22 Aug 21 Wor Worcester 16f Gd 5NHF 11-2 2/9 Operation Manna (½L) 9/1 - 105
12 Dec 19 War Warwick 16f Hy 5NHF 10-7 1/7 Felony (1½L) 13/2 - 107
12
Art Of Diplomacy silk
Art Of Diplomacy
J: Sam Twiston-Davies
T: Dr Richard Newland
Kept on well for clearcut success on stable debut in November and remains lightly raced
8/F-61
Age: 6
Weight: 11-3
OR: 110
Days: 43
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Nov 21 Lud Ludlow 24f Gd 5HcH 11-11 1/11 Our Idic Boy (4¼L) 17/2 102 113
15 Oct 21 Hay Haydock 16f Sft 4Hc 8-13 6/6 Whitehaven (9¾L) 12/1 67 65
28 Sep 21 Sed Sedgefield 20f Gd 4HcH 10-13 6/12 Just Call Me Al (21L) 16/1 103 91
21 Nov 20 Hun Huntingdon 25f Gd 5HcH 11-11 F/11 First Man () 9/1 102 106
5 Oct 20 Pon Pontefract 18f Sft 5Hc 10-0 h1 3/10 Call My Bluff (7½L) 12/1 68 69
17 Sep 20 Ayr Ayr 13f GS 5Hc 9-13 5/14 Nakeeta (6¼L) 25/1 69 72
13
Glance From Clover silk
BF
Glance From Clover
J: Alex Edwards 3
T: Alastair Ralph
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 3 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (25%)
Second over 2m5f here last March but absent since lesser effort last May
4P02-5
Age: 7
Weight: 11-0
OR: 107
Days: 243
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 May 21 Wor Worcester 20f Gd 4HcH 11-6 5/11 High Change (14½L) 4/1F 108 101
13 Mar 21 Her Hereford 21.5f Sft 5HcH 11-6 2/12 I'm A Starman (1¾L) 12/1 105 109
15 Feb 21 War Warwick 16f Hy 4HcH 11-2 13/18 Orkan (41L) 66/1 110 76
11 Jan 21 Her Hereford 19.5f Sft 4MdH 11-6 PU/16 Ballybegg () 28/1 - -
12 Dec 20 Her Hereford 19.5f Sft 4NvH 10-12 4/8 Optimise Prime (10½L) 33/1 - 105
25 Nov 20 Her Hereford 19.5f Sft 4NvH 10-12 6/13 Fancy Foundations (35L) 50/1 - 82
14
Beau Haze silk
C
Beau Haze
J: Conor Ring 3
T: Phillip Dando
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Won three times last spring and also in good form in autumn; raced mainly at around 2m4f
211343
Age: 9
Weight: 10-3
OR: 96
Days: 33
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Dec 21 Lei Leicester 20.5f GS 4HcH 9-13 3/12 Go Steady (8½L) 5/1 96 96
19 Nov 21 Chp Chepstow 19.5f GS 4HcH 10-6 4/10 Kenyan Cowboy (11L) 6/1 98 91
2 Nov 21 Exe Exeter 16.5f GS 5HcH 11-7 3/18 Tibbie Dunbar (13L) 14/1 98 96
29 May 21 Ffo Ffos Las 20f GS 4HcH 10-11 1/8 Pickamix (hd) 11/10F 97 96
17 May 21 Ffo Ffos Las 20f GS 5NvHcH 10-8 1/10 Bucks Dream (4¼L) 6/4F 90 99
10 May 21 Ffo Ffos Las 20f GS 4HcH 9-12 2/12 Bembridge (2L) 11/2 90 98
Verdict

Too strong for a well-handicapped opponent on his stable debut in November ART OF DIPLOMACY (nap) is taken to cope with a rise in grade

Verdict silk image
Art Of Diplomacy

Betting Forecast:

3/1 Scarpia,

5/1 Art Of Diplomacy,

7/1 Mr Washington,

8/1 Theme Tune,

10/1 Gazette Bourgeoise,

Go Chique,

Steinkraus,

12/1 Mr Clarkson,

Beau Haze,

14/1 Global Harmony,

16/1 Fifrelet,

Glance From Clover,

25/1 Subcontinent,

66/1 Fitzroy

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