TAUNTON
22 January 2022
Saturday 22nd January

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BioWaveGo Blocks Pain At The Source Handicap Hurdle (Class 5) Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 2m 3f 1y
  • Going: Good To Soft
Taunton
Runners
17

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Partly cloudy

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Trooper Jones silk
Trooper Jones p 1
J: Alex Edwards 3
T: Mel Rowley
Lightly raced; has struggled in both handicaps and has a lot to prove; headgear added
4P-37P
Age: 7
Weight: 11-12
OR: 98
Days: 61
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Nov 21 Lud Ludlow 24f Gd 5HcH 11-9 PU/11 Art Of Diplomacy () 80/1 103 -
20 Oct 21 Wor Worcester 20f Sft 2NvHcH 10-0 7/9 Bigbadmattie (49L) 14/1 105 65
27 May 21 Wor Worcester 20f Gd 5NvMdH 11-1 3/7 Brief Ambition (1¼L) 18/1 - 101
17 Apr 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 23f Gd 4MdH 10-12 PU/8 Aviewtosea () 28/1 - -
25 Mar 21 Lud Ludlow 21.5f Gd 4NvH 10-12 4/6 Fontana Ellissi (22L) 50/1 - 98
2
Annual Review silk
Annual Review t
J: Paddy Brennan
T: Fergal O'Brien
Seven-race maiden who made a low-key start in handicaps at Huntingdon (2m4f) last month
-44330
Age: 7
Weight: 11-11
OR: 97
Days: 48
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Dec 21 Hun Huntingdon 20.5f Gd 4HcH 11-1 t 10/11 Vee Dancer (15L) 16/1 101 94
11 Nov 21 Tau Taunton 16.5f GF 4MdH 11-4 t 3/11 Galore Desassences (7L) 7/1 - 92
21 Oct 21 Lud Ludlow 16f Gd 4NvH 10-12 t 3/11 Key To The Moon (8L) 13/2 - 105
13 Sep 21 Wor Worcester 16f Gd 5NHF 11-0 t 4/8 Fifrelet (5¾L) 14/1 - 94
19 Aug 21 Str Stratford 16.5f Gd 5NHF 11-0 t 4/13 Scots Poet (2¾L) 16/1 - 91
31 Mar 21 Sth Southwell 16f Gd 5NHF 11-2 t1 9/9 Hob House (120L) 16/1 - 2
3
Across The Channel silk
Across The Channel
J: Jack Martin 10
T: Philip Hobbs
Ran well for a long way over C&D last time and has each-way claims if he can build on that
06-865
Age: 7
Weight: 11-11
OR: 97
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Dec 21 Tau Taunton 19f GS 4HcH 10-6 5/10 Karakoram (6¼L) 9/2 99 95
4 Dec 21 San Sandown 16f GS 4NvHcH 10-10 h 6/9 Naturally High (16L) 40/1 102 94
8 Nov 21 Kem Kempton 16f Gd 4NvH 10-12 h 8/10 Jay Jay Reilly (37L) 8/1 - 82
27 Mar 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GS 4NvH 11-0 h1 6/9 Lord Baddesley (22L) 18/1 - 103
14 Oct 20 Wet Wetherby 19.5f GS 4NvH 10-12 11/11 Valleres (110L) 13/2 - 22
4
Turnaway silk
Turnaway
J: Jack Andrews 5
T: Dan Skelton
Unexposed handicap newcomer and he's a possible improver for top yard; interesting
657
Age: 5
Weight: 11-11
OR: 97
Days: 46
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Dec 21 Utt Uttoxeter 16f Sft 4MdH 11-4 7/11 Risk D'Argent (19½L) 22/1 - 100
10 Nov 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 19.5f Sft 4NvH 10-11 5/11 Barrichello (39L) 80/1 - 90
16 Oct 21 Str Stratford 22f Gd 4MdH 11-2 6/8 Ballintubber Boy (75L) 9/4F - 39
5
Huelgoat silk
Huelgoat t 1
J: Lorcan Williams
T: Paul Nicholls
French bumper winner; needs a close look in market on handicap debut; tongue-tie added
12-776
Age: 5
Weight: 11-11
OR: 97
Days: 37
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Dec 21 Exe Exeter 16.5f Sft 4MdH 10-12 6/15 Lac De Constance (23L) 25/1 - 91
9 Dec 21 Tau Taunton 16.5f Gd 4NvH 10-12 h 7/14 Paso Doble (21L) 22/1 - 93
11 Nov 21 Tau Taunton 16.5f GF 4MdH 11-4 h1 7/11 Galore Desassences (17L) 100/30F - 86
16 Apr 21 Exe Exeter 17f GF 5NHF 10-11 2/5 Colonial Empire (10L) 30/100F - 95
24 Oct 20 Pmn Paray-Le-Monial 12f GS 3yNHF 9-12 1/10 Happy Dede (10L) 44/5 - -
8 Sep 20 Chb Chateaubriant 13f Sft 3yNHF 9-13 6/8 Haddex Des Obeaux (16L) 35/1 - -
6
Minnie Escape silk
C
Minnie Escape b
J: Alan Johns
T: Victor Dartnall
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Made some promising late headway here (2m) 12 days ago; could be dangerous back up in trip
2-0795
Age: 10
Weight: 11-8
OR: 94
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jan 22 Tau Taunton 16.5f Sft 5HcHM 11-1 b 5/15 Amelia's Dance (8¼L) 18/1 96 94
26 Dec 21 Wcn Wincanton 15f Sft 4HcH 10-11 b 9/14 Galore Desassences (21L) 22/1 101 92
3 Nov 21 Chp Chepstow 19.5f Sft 5HcH 11-12 b 7/17 Helios Allen (24L) 50/1 104 90
5 May 21 Nab Newton Abbot 18.5f Gd 5HcHM 11-7 b 10/13 Sainte Doctor (30L) 12/1 105 81
4 Mar 21 Lud Ludlow 16f Sft 5HcH 11-8 b 2/17 Thinque Tank (nk) 10/1 101 103
26 Dec 20 Wcn Wincanton 15.5f Sft 4HcH 11-0 b 4/16 Chinwag (18½L) 9/1 101 96
7
Love Actually silk
Love Actually
J: Stan Sheppard
T: Keiran Burke
Irish point winner; unexposed under rules and market should guide on her handicap debut
U56
Age: 6
Weight: 11-8
OR: 94
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Jan 22 Wcn Wincanton 21.5f Sft 4NvH 10-9 6/9 Unanswered Prayers (31L) 50/1 - 82
16 Dec 21 Exe Exeter 18.5f Sft 4NvHM 10-12 5/13 Swincombe Fleat (23L) 9/1 - 85
2 Dec 21 Wcn Wincanton 21.5f Gd 4NvHM 10-9 UR/5 Rainyday Woman () 12/1 - -
8
Searching silk
Searching b
J: Ben Jones
T: Grace Harris
Last win was in July 2020 and was out of sorts in final three runs last year; opposable
R65784
Age: 10
Weight: 11-4
OR: 90
Days: 51
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Dec 21 Lei Leicester 20.5f GS 4SlH 11-5 p 4/9 Weebill (51L) 10/1 95 70
2 Nov 21 Exe Exeter 16.5f GS 5HcH 11-11 p 8/18 Tibbie Dunbar (30L) 20/1 99 80
24 Oct 21 Wcn Wincanton 21.5f Gd 4HcH 10-11 p 7/11 Getalead (27L) 18/1 99 81
12 Oct 21 Her Hereford 21.5f GF 5HcH 11-12 p 5/13 Hidden Depths (3¼L) 14/1 100 104
27 Sep 21 Nab Newton Abbot 21.5f GS 4HcH 11-0 p 6/6 Montys Medoc (28L) 50/1 107 85
20 Sep 21 War Warwick 21f Gd 4HcH 10-13 p RR/8 An Tailliur () 50/1 107 -
9
Flintara silk
Flintara
J: Harry Bannister
T: Richard J Bandey
0-12 but was runner-up behind a major improver at Uttoxeter (2m4f) last time; respected
0-33P2
Age: 7
Weight: 11-4
OR: 90
Days: 46
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Dec 21 Utt Uttoxeter 20f Sft 5HcHM 11-3 2/16 Dorisa Queen (2¾L) 9/1 88 91
26 Oct 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 20.5f GS 5NvHcCh 10-10 PU/10 Representing Bob () 11/1 88 -
8 Jun 21 Sth Southwell 20.5f Gd 5HcHM 11-2 3/13 Kentford Mallard (9½L) 15/2 89 88
5 May 21 Fon Fontwell 22f Gd 5HcH 10-13 3/16 Josie Abbing (5¾L) 12/1 90 89
1 Mar 21 Plu Plumpton 20.5f Gd 5HcHM 10-13 10/13 Ayr Of Elegance (54L) 11/1 91 55
28 Jan 21 Fak Fakenham 20f Hy 5HcH 10-9 6/11 Bells Of Peterboro (43L) 9/1 93 54
10
Dariya silk
D
Dariya
J: Connor Brace
T: David Brace
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
On much-reduced mark but has plenty to find on return from break for new yard
04-7P9
Age: 7
Weight: 11-4
OR: 90
Days: 234
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jun 21 Crt Cartmel 17f Gd 5SlHcH 11-8 p 9/12 Oakmont (41L) 11/2 95 60
21 May 21 Wor Worcester 20f GS 5HcHM 11-8 p PU/12 Getaway Lucy () 33/1 100 -
4 May 21 Sth Southwell 20.5f Gd 4HcH 11-2 p 7/12 Brummie Boys (18½L) 33/1 103 89
19 Apr 21 Mar Market Rasen 18.5f Gd 4HcH 11-3 tv1 4/7 Made For You (25L) 25/1 106 89
22 Mar 21 Sth Southwell 16f GS 4HcH 11-8 10/11 Hurricane Ali (40L) 25/1 109 79
17 Feb 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 12f St/Slw 5HcF 8-10 p 7/9 Beauty Stone (4½L) 40/1 65 65
11
Yaazaain silk
w2
Yaazaain t
J: Kieren Buckley 5
T: Nigel Hawke
w2
Wind Op - Second run after wind operation
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Inconsistent 17-race maiden who struggled back on Flat last time; others more convincing
44-374
Age: 6
Weight: 11-2
OR: 88
Days: 179
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 16.5f St 6Hc 9-4 t 9/10 Phoenix Aquilus (11½L) 16/1 55 49
27 Jul 21 Wor Worcester 16.5f Gd 5HcCh 11-7 tp1 4/12 Robin Des Mana (16½L) 9/1 91 87
22 Jul 21 Wor Worcester 20f Gd 5HcCh 11-3 7/14 Rintulla (11½L) 28/1 91 92
4 Jul 21 Mar Market Rasen 17f Gd 5NvHcCh 11-5 3/10 Uncle O (7¾L) 33/1 92 92
22 Apr 21 Exe Exeter 18.5f GF 5NvHcH 11-2 p1 4/8 Shortcross Storm (28L) 18/1 93 74
8 Apr 21 Tau Taunton 16.5f GF 5HcH 11-3 4/12 Mi Laddo (4L) 22/1 94 95
12
Miss M silk
Miss M tb
J: Philip Armson 7
T: David Pipe
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (3%)
Yet to make her mark in handicaps and was a well-held sixth here latest; needs more
585756
Age: 8
Weight: 11-2
OR: 88
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jan 22 Tau Taunton 16.5f Sft 5HcHM 10-11 tb1 6/15 Amelia's Dance (14L) 12/1 92 86
7 Dec 21 Utt Uttoxeter 20f Sft 5HcHM 11-8 tp 5/16 Dorisa Queen (17½L) 18/1 96 84
21 Nov 21 Exe Exeter 16.5f Gd 4HcH 10-12 tp1 7/10 Balkardy (22L) 25/1 101 86
9 Nov 21 Her Hereford 16f Gd 5HcH 11-8 t 5/13 Yauthym (26L) 11/1 104 89
31 Aug 21 Hex Hexham 16f Gd 4HcH 11-7 t 8/8 Lord Caprio (102L) 11/2 108 11
13 May 21 Fon Fontwell 19f Gd 4HcH 11-2 t 5/8 Northern Bound (11L) 14/1 111 102
13
Black Lightning silk
Black Lightning b
J: Tabitha Worsley 3
T: Georgie Howell
Only 2lb higher than for his Fontwell win (2m5f) in October and he could make a bold bid
17871F
Age: 9
Weight: 10-13
OR: 85
Days: 53
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Nov 21 Sth Southwell 20.5f Gd 5HcH 10-6 b F/16 Irish Sovereign () 10/1 85 -
20 Oct 21 Fon Fontwell 22f Sft 5HcH 10-4 b 1/11 Antony (shd) 16/1 83 86
1 Oct 21 Fon Fontwell 19f GS 5HcH 10-0 b 7/11 Jumping Cats (30L) 8/1 84 70
24 Aug 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 19.5f Gd 5HcH 10-2 b 8/12 Calvinist (27L) 10/1 85 66
4 Jul 21 Mar Market Rasen 20.5f Gd 5HcH 10-9 b 7/14 Wynford (15L) 7/2F 85 71
18 Jun 21 Mar Market Rasen 20.5f GS 5HcH 10-8 b 1/11 Excalibur (1¼L) 4/1 82 86
14
Karakoram silk
CD
Karakoram tp
J: Joe Anderson 7
T: Grace Harris
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C&D winner on penultimate run before a fair fourth at Huntingdon last week; in the mix
242614
Age: 7
Weight: 10-13
OR: 85
Days: 8
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 22 Hun Huntingdon 19.5f Sft 5HcH 10-1 tp 4/13 Alberic (9¼L) 7/1 85 86
30 Dec 21 Tau Taunton 19f GS 4HcH 9-11 tp 1/10 Spirit Of Rome (1¼L) 11/1 83 84
13 Dec 21 Plu Plumpton 16f GS 5HcH 10-12 tp 6/12 Hey Bob (18½L) 9/2F 85 73
15 Nov 21 Plu Plumpton 16f Gd 4SlH 11-0 tp 2/7 Dolly McQueen (4L) 2/1 85 86
29 Oct 21 Utt Uttoxeter 16f GS 5HcH 10-6 tp 4/13 Ten Past Midnight (6L) 7/2 85 87
21 Oct 21 Lud Ludlow 16f Gd 4HcH 9-7 tp 2/7 Just The Man (2¼L) 11/2 89 90
15
Sindabella silk
Sindabella p 1
J: Tom Buckley 5
T: Nigel Hawke
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Struggled here on her recent return and she needs to kick on again back up in trip
5813-0
Age: 6
Weight: 10-13
OR: 85
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jan 22 Tau Taunton 16.5f Sft 5HcHM 10-7 10/15 Amelia's Dance (33L) 8/1 86 62
28 Mar 21 Crl Carlisle 17f Sft 5HcHM 11-2 3/6 Silken Moonlight (5L) 2/1F 87 88
11 Mar 21 Crl Carlisle 17f Sft 5NvHcHM 10-2 1/9 Lady Chuffnell (nk) 33/1 81 88
13 Jan 21 Plu Plumpton 16f Sft 4MdH 10-7 8/11 Gericault Roque (101L) 125/1 - 9
17 Dec 20 Exe Exeter 18.5f Hy 4NvHM 10-10 5/13 Pure Bliss (37L) 300/1 - 81
4 Dec 20 Exe Exeter 17f Sft 4NvH 10-5 15/15 Orbys Legend (81L) 150/1 - 27
16
William Ewart silk
William Ewart
J: Jack Tudor 3
T: Christian Williams
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 15 in the last 14 days (0%)
Early days but he needs a transformation back up in trip on his handicap debut
55700
Age: 5
Weight: 10-13
OR: 85
Days: 58
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
25 Nov 21 Lin Lingfield 16f GS 4NvH 10-12 16/17 Sherborne (38L) 250/1 - 74
17 Nov 21 War Warwick 16f Gd 4NvH 10-12 13/15 Hartur D'Oudairies (27L) 80/1 - 74
26 Oct 21 Chp Chepstow 19.5f Gd 4MdH 11-2 7/14 Mr Glass (45L) 66/1 - 75
29 Sep 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f Gd 5MdNHF 11-0 5/9 At Poets Cross (19L) 33/1 - 86
19 Aug 21 Str Stratford 16.5f Gd 5NHF 10-11 5/13 Scots Poet (3¾L) 22/1 - 87
17
Galactic Power silk
D
Galactic Power p
J: Ben Poste
T: Robin Dickin
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
His last win was in 2018 and was pulled up his recent return; cheekpieces back on
2423-P
Age: 12
Weight: 10-8
OR: 80
Days: 11
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Jan 22 Exe Exeter 21.5f Hy 5HcH 10-8 PU/12 Bellamy's Grey () 17/2 82 -
23 Mar 21 Tau Taunton 24f Gd 5HcH 10-3 3/16 Tactical Manoeuvre (2¾L) 6/1 85 84
7 Mar 21 Hun Huntingdon 25f GS 5HcH 10-11 2/17 Midnight Mary (1L) 17/2 82 84
23 Jan 21 Tau Taunton 19f Sft 5HcH 10-6 4/14 Russian Service (5½L) 8/1 83 79
2 Dec 20 Lud Ludlow 24f GS 5HcH 10-0 2/12 Mr Washington (1½L) 33/1 79 84
11 Mar 20 Hun Huntingdon 16f GS 5HcH 9-13 p 4/9 Local Affair (9¼L) 8/1 83 82
Verdict

It might be worth siding with Dan Skelton's unexposed 5yo TURNAWAY, who could show a lot more back up in trip on his handicap debut.

Verdict silk image
Turnaway

Betting Forecast:

5/1 Turnaway,

6/1 Flintara,

Huelgoat,

15/2 Across The Channel,

10/1 Karakoram,

Minnie Escape,

Black Lightning,

12/1 Annual Review,

14/1 Love Actually,

William Ewart,

16/1 Sindabella,

Yaazaain,

Miss M,

25/1 Trooper Jones,

Dariya,

Searching,

Galactic Power

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