MUSSELBURGH
21 November 2022
Monday 21st November

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Athelstaneford - Birthplace Of The Saltire Handicap Hurdle (Go North Sea Pigeon Series Qualifier) (Class 4) Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 1m 7f 124y
  • 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
Chti Balko silk
D
Chti Balko
J: Abbie McCain 5
T: Donald McCain
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Ended last season with two disappointing runs but resumes on a very good mark
39250-
Age: 10
Weight: 12-0
OR: 114
Days: 219
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Apr 22 Hay Haydock 15.5f Gd 2HcH 10-6 11/11 Zabeel Champion (24L) 16/1 119 99
7 Mar 22 Wet Wetherby 16f Hy 3HcH 11-0 5/6 Playful Saint (25L) 7/2 123 101
12 Feb 22 Utt Uttoxeter 20f Sft 3HcH 11-5 2/10 Red Risk (13L) 17/2 125 120
21 Jan 22 Lin Lingfield 16f Hy 2HcH 10-9 9/12 Metier (41L) 33/1 129 93
30 Dec 21 Hay Haydock 19f Hy 3HcH 11-3 3/9 Celebre D'Allen (29L) 3/1 131 115
18 Dec 21 Hay Haydock 15.5f Sft 3HcH 11-9 2/9 Green Book (4¾L) 13/8 129 130
2
Sonning silk
D
BF
Sonning
J: Henry Brooke
T: Danny Brooke
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Drew well clear with runner-up when scoring at Sedgefield last month; one to consider
-70315
Age: 4
Weight: 12-0
OR: 114
Days: 40
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Oct 22 Wet Wetherby 16f Gd 3HcH 10-7 5/6 Collingham (4¼L) 5/4F 115 110
5 Oct 22 Sed Sedgefield 17f GS 4HcH 12-0 1/9 Spantik (¾L) 15/8F 108 113
1 Sep 22 Sed Sedgefield 17f GF 3HcH 10-9 3/6 El Borracho (¾L) 9/1 105 104
4 Jun 22 Hex Hexham 20f Gd 4HcH 11-11 h 10/10 Restitution (55L) 28/1 110 54
14 May 22 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f Gd 4HcH 10-12 h 7/10 Hurricane Ali (35L) 80/1 110 91
19 Apr 22 Sed Sedgefield 17f Gd 4HcH 11-4 h1 6/8 The Navigator (18L) 66/1 115 95
3
Fostered Phil silk
D
w1
Fostered Phil
J: Brian Hughes
T: James Ewart
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
w1
Wind Op - First run after wind operation
Not seen since maiden win two years ago but Brian Hughes booked for handicap debut
2/251/
Age: 8
Weight: 11-10
OR: 110
Days: 723
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Nov 20 Ncs Newcastle 16f Gd 4MdH 10-9 h 1/10 Fearless Fracas (4¼L) 4/1 - 108
2 Oct 20 Hex Hexham 16f Gd 4NvH 10-12 5/12 Sea Prince (9½L) 8/11F - 97
15 Sep 20 Hex Hexham 16f Gd 4NvH 10-7 h 2/12 Aire Valley Lad (2½L) 5/1 - 102
14 Feb 19 Kel Kelso 16f Gd 5NHF 10-13 h1 2/13 Enlighten (1¼L) 14/1 - 105
22 Jan 19 Kel Kelso 16f Gd 5NHF 10-13 3/10 Mam Trasna (5L) 7/1 - 104
4 Oct 18 Clo Clonmel 17f Gd NHF 11-10 2/9 Northern Belle (2¾L) 25/1 - 111
4
Cuban Cigar silk
D
Cuban Cigar
J: Alan Doyle 5
T: Lucinda Russell
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 5 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (28%)
Placed twice off today's mark since returned to hurdling and is versatile ground-wise
514-32
Age: 4
Weight: 11-6
OR: 106
Days: 30
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Oct 22 Kel Kelso 16f GS 4HcH 11-7 2/9 Melburnian (5½L) 7/1 106 107
22 Sep 22 Per Perth 16f Gd 4HcH 10-12 3/8 Nayati (3¾L) 17/2 106 102
18 Sep 22 Ham Hamilton 12f GS 6Hc 9-6 p 6/9 Lochnaver (9½L) 14/1 57 50
17 Aug 22 Mus Musselburgh 12.5f Gd 6Hc 9-9 p1 5/8 Sophiesticate (7L) 17/2 59 61
5 Aug 22 Mus Musselburgh 12.5f Gd 5Hc 9-0 3/9 Arrange (8¼L) 12/1 61 63
29 Jul 22 Mus Musselburgh 13f Gd 6Hc 10-10 5/8 Point Of Honour (2¼L) 7/2 59 63
5
Evita Du Mesnil silk
D
Evita Du Mesnil
J: Kevin Brogan
T: Katie Scott
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Ran well on last month's seasonal/stable debut but wasn't in the same form last time
142-25
Age: 8
Weight: 11-1
OR: 101
Days: 32
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Oct 22 Crl Carlisle 17f Sft 3HcH 10-5 5/10 Well Educated (21L) 11/1 101 82
2 Oct 22 Kel Kelso 16f Gd 4HcH 10-8 2/8 Well Educated (nk) 28/1 100 100
25 Mar 22 Mus Musselburgh 17.5f Gd 2HcH 10-1 2/14 The Navigator (2L) 14/1 98 101
30 Jan 22 Sed Sedgefield 17f Gd 5HcH 11-3 4/9 Enlighten (27L) 7/1 99 82
16 Jan 22 Kel Kelso 16f GS 5HcH 11-7 1/14 Baraboy (nk) 11/1 97 99
17 Nov 21 Hex Hexham 16f GS 4HcH 10-6 11/14 Romeo Brown (40L) 20/1 100 76
6
Smart Lass silk
CD
Smart Lass
J: Miss Ailsa McClung 7
T: Iain Jardine
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C&D winner on latest hurdling start (February) and twice ran well on the Flat last month
57331-
Age: 7
Weight: 10-11
OR: 97
Days: 289
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Nov 22 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 10f St/Slw 5Hc 9-9 p 10/14 Compliant (8L) 50/1 67 62
14 Oct 22 Red Redcar 14f GS 5Hc 9-8 4/11 Divine Comedy (3¾L) 14/1 68 69
10 Oct 22 Mus Musselburgh 9f GS 5Hc 10-7 4/11 By Your Side (4¾L) 40/1 68 69
5 Aug 22 Mus Musselburgh 12.5f Gd 5Hc 9-8 p 9/9 Arrange (25L) 10/1 69 46
5 Feb 22 Mus Musselburgh 15.5f Gd 4HcH 9-11 t1 1/12 Saryshagann (6L) 11/4F 88 98
3 Jan 22 Mus Musselburgh 20f Sft 4HcH 9-10 3/7 Zafar (4¼L) 5/2 89 90
7
Jackhammer silk
D
Jackhammer
J: Conor O'Farrell
T: Dianne Sayer
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Dual hurdle winner in the spring but subsequent record is rather mixed
61-174
Age: 8
Weight: 10-9
OR: 95
Days: 50
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Oct 22 Kel Kelso 16f Gd 4HcH 10-4 4/8 Well Educated (3¾L) 25/1 96 93
22 Sep 22 Per Perth 16f Gd 4HcH 10-4 b 7/8 Nayati (21L) 4/1 96 79
24 Aug 22 Mus Musselburgh 7f GS 5Hc 9-8 b 6/8 Bicep (6L) 20/1 69 60
3 Aug 22 Pon Pontefract 8f GF 4Hc 9-3 b 7/8 Global Spirit (12½L) 11/1 70 48
2 Jul 22 Crl Carlisle 8f GS 4Hc 9-9 b 4/8 Strongbowe (8½L) 16/5 70 58
22 Jun 22 Crl Carlisle 8f GF 4Hc 9-5 b 1/12 Maysong (½L) 11/1 67 75
8
Spanish Hustle silk
Spanish Hustle
J: Danny McMenamin
T: Jim Goldie
Pulled up in Aytr handicap last month and now 0-5 over hurdles; others look much safer
P65-5P
Age: 4
Weight: 10-4
OR: 90
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Oct 22 Ayr Ayr 19.5f GS 5NvHcH 11-12 PU/15 Hard Iron () 14/1 92 -
14 Oct 22 Red Redcar 10f GS 6Hc 10-3 6/13 Quercus Robur (8¾L) 9/2F 56 53
6 Oct 22 Ayr Ayr 10f Hy 5Hc 8-10 7/11 Hilts (13L) 12/1 58 44
26 Sep 22 Ham Hamilton 8.5f GS 5Hc 9-2 7/11 Fourth Time Lucky (4¾L) 12/1 58 56
21 Jun 22 Bri Brighton 10f GF 6Hc 9-12 3/4 Copperknob (6½L) 9/1 60 58
12 May 22 Fon Fontwell 17.5f Gd 5HcH 11-2 5/10 Whatcoloristhewind (15½L) 20/1 94 75
Verdict

Class-dropper CHTI BALKO makes his seasonal debut from a very dangerous mark and gets the vote ahead of Cuban Cigar.

Verdict silk image
Chti Balko

Betting Forecast:

7/2 Cuban Cigar,

4/1 Sonning,

Fostered Phil,

9/2 Chti Balko,

5/1 Smart Lass,

12/1 Evita Du Mesnil,

Jackhammer,

20/1 Spanish Hustle

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