HEREFORD
16 January 2023
Monday 16th January

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  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 2m 5f 163y
  • Going: Soft
Hereford
Runners
10

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Weather
Showers

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Forecast silk
C
Forecast h
J: Finn Lambert 5
T: Martin Keighley
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Balance of his 2022 form suggests he's past his best
62-293
Age: 11
Weight: 12-0
OR: 115
Days: 49
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Nov 22 Cat Catterick 25.5f Sft 3HcH 11-7 h 3/5 Johnson's Blue (31L) 20/1 118 94
12 Nov 22 Chl Cheltenham 24f Gd 2HcH 10-6 h 9/12 Annual Invictus (45L) 66/1 122 86
22 Aug 22 Str Stratford 22f Gd 3HcH 11-8 h 2/4 Isthebaropen (12L) 10/1 124 116
25 Mar 22 Nab Newton Abbot 26.5f Sft 3HcH 11-9 ht 2/3 West To The Bridge (10L) 16/1 127 111
2 Sep 21 Sed Sedgefield 17f Gd 3HcH 11-11 tp 6/6 Lucky Robin (52L) 14/1 132 84
19 Aug 21 Str Stratford 21f Gd 3NvCh 11-6 tp 4/4 Presentandcounting (47L) 10/1 134 113
2
Zestful Hope silk
CD
C
Zestful Hope
J: Lilly Pinchin 3
T: Charlie Longsdon
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
2-2 at Hereford; may have more to offer back here; respected
-33614
Age: 6
Weight: 11-12
OR: 113
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 22 Plu Plumpton 20.5f Sft 4HcH 11-13 4/8 Thirtyfourstitches (15½L) 5/1 114 107
23 Nov 22 Her Hereford 19.5f Sft 5HcH 12-2 1/8 Walkinthewoods (6L) 11/4 107 116
27 Oct 22 Wor Worcester 20f Sft 4HcH 11-4 6/16 Branson Missouri (33L) 10/1 110 93
27 Sep 22 Sth Southwell 20.5f GF 4HcH 11-10 3/9 Breaking Waves (14½L) 15/2 111 109
7 May 22 War Warwick 21f Gd 4HcH 11-6 3/7 Ashoka (10½L) 10/1 112 107
18 Apr 22 Chp Chepstow 19.5f Gd 4HcH 11-11 4/6 Midnight Ginger (23L) 17/2 114 97
3
Guillemot silk
D
Guillemot p
J: Harry Cobden
T: Henry Daly
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 10 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (48%)
Good chance on best form but is far from reliable
P1P-PP
Age: 7
Weight: 11-10
OR: 111
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 22 Lud Ludlow 20f GS 4HcCh 12-0 PU/10 Jobesgreen Lad () 11/1 110 -
3 Nov 22 Lud Ludlow 25.5f Gd 3HcCh 11-2 PU/5 Topofthecotswolds () 4/1 113 -
13 Mar 22 War Warwick 26f GS 3HcH 10-7 v PU/8 Boss Man Fred () 5/2F 114 -
19 Feb 22 Asc Ascot 23.5f Sft 3HcH 10-5 v 1/11 Art Of Diplomacy (12L) 14/1 104 116
7 Jan 22 Wet Wetherby 24f Hy 4HcH 11-6 p1 PU/8 Foillan () 10/1 106 -
15 Dec 21 Lei Leicester 22.5f GF 5HcCh 12-1 F/6 San Agustin () 7/4F 106 -
4
Pay The Pilot silk
Pay The Pilot e/s 1
J: David Bass
T: Kim Bailey
Still very unexposed; interesting on return from another layoff
2/1-
Age: 6
Weight: 11-9
OR: 110
Days: 299
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Mar 22 Ffo Ffos Las 20f GS 4NvH 11-2 1/3 Happy Du Mesnil (4½L) 11/8 - 106
15 Mar 21 Pun Punchestown 20f Hy 4yNHF 11-2 2/6 Last Quarter (1½L) 100/30 - 88
5
Cilaos Glace silk
Cilaos Glace
J: Tom Cannon
T: Oliver Sherwood
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 5 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (25%)
Achieved little last time; others preferred
1F-PP7
Age: 10
Weight: 11-7
OR: 108
Days: 40
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Dec 22 Lei Leicester 20.5f Sft 4HcH 11-7 7/7 Yellowstone Park (42L) 50/1 113 72
15 Nov 22 Lin Lingfield 19.5f Sft 3HcH 11-6 PU/10 Optimise Prime () 66/1 116 -
12 May 22 Per Perth 24f GS 4HcCh 11-10 PU/8 If Not For Dylan () 7/1 116 -
7 Feb 22 Fon Fontwell 19.5f GS 4HcCh 11-8 F/8 Le Cameleon () 9/2 116 -
7 Dec 21 Fon Fontwell 19.5f Sft 4HcCh 11-12 1/8 Galtee Mountain (7½L) 9/2 110 122
5 Nov 21 Fon Fontwell 18f Gd 4HcCh 11-0 2/6 Shut The Box (1¼L) 2/1F 110 112
6
Chris Cool silk
Chris Cool
J: Fergus Gregory
T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero
In touch when falling on the home bend here last time; possibilities
515-0S
Age: 7
Weight: 11-5
OR: 106
Days: 54
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Nov 22 Her Hereford 19.5f Sft 5HcH 12-1 SU/8 Zestful Hope () 16/1 106 104
23 Oct 22 Ffo Ffos Las 20f GS 3HcH 10-13 12/12 The Changing Man (76L) 22/1 110 43
17 Feb 22 Fon Fontwell 19f Sft 4NvH 12-0 5/6 Has Troke (16L) 16/1 - 103
10 Dec 21 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f Sft 4NvH 10-9 1/7 Drenagh (½L) 18/1 - 106
16 Nov 21 Ayr Ayr 16f GS 5NHF 11-0 5/14 Carnfunnock (11L) 40/1 - 97
23 Mar 21 Hun Huntingdon 16f GS 5NHF 10-11 6/10 Doddiethegreat (28L) 18/1 - 86
7
Ballycamus silk
CD
BF
Ballycamus
J: Sam Twiston-Davies
T: Nigel Twiston-Davies
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
C&D winner last March; return to this scenario looks a plus
341-35
Age: 6
Weight: 11-5
OR: 106
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 22 Lud Ludlow 21.5f GS 4HcH 10-9 5/14 Regal Renaissance (15L) 11/4F 108 99
4 May 22 Fon Fontwell 26f Gd 4NvHcH 12-0 3/5 Juniper (7¾L) 13/8F 108 111
12 Mar 22 Her Hereford 21.5f Sft 5HcH 11-11 1/6 Always Able (4¼L) 100/30 102 114
11 Feb 22 Kem Kempton 21f GS 4NvH 11-3 4/6 Tigerten (12½L) 7/2 - 96
30 Jan 22 Fon Fontwell 19f GS 4MdH 11-5 3/10 Dreaming Blue (19L) 9/2 - 101
3 Jan 22 Sth Southwell 16f GS 5MdNHF 11-6 4/13 Ballyglass (11L) 15/2 - 101
8
Pachacuti silk
BF
w2
Pachacuti t
J: Tom Scudamore
T: David Pipe
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
w2
Wind Op - Second run after wind operation
Open to improvement with Wincanton reappearance under his belt
4862-5
Age: 6
Weight: 11-4
OR: 105
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Dec 22 Wcn Wincanton 15f GS 4HcH 11-12 t 5/16 No No Tonic (18L) 11/2F 108 99
25 Feb 22 Exe Exeter 16.5f Sft 4NvH 11-0 t 2/8 Kingofthewest (2¾L) 12/1 - 102
13 Feb 22 Exe Exeter 18.5f Sft 4NvH 11-0 t1 6/13 Trelawne (43L) 22/1 - 86
6 Jan 22 Chp Chepstow 16f Hy 4MdH 11-6 h1 8/11 Git Maker (44L) 15/2 - 77
4 Dec 21 Chp Chepstow 16f GS 5NHF 10-11 4/15 Libberty Hunter (7¼L) 11/4F - 102
9
Lady Wilberry silk
Lady Wilberry
J: Harry Kimber 3
T: Keiran Burke
Doesn't appear to be crying out for 2m5f on forecast slow ground
323-35
Age: 6
Weight: 10-11
OR: 98
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 22 Tau Taunton 19f Gd 5NvHcHM 11-5 5/14 Gata Ban (9¼L) 13/2 99 101
17 Nov 22 Wcn Wincanton 20f Gd 5HcH 11-8 3/7 Almost Gotaway (4¼L) 11/2 99 100
13 Apr 22 Kem Kempton 21f Gd 4NvH 10-7 3/5 Terresita (25L) 20/1 99 92
21 Mar 22 Plu Plumpton 20.5f Gd 4NvHM 10-12 2/5 Fishcake (4½L) 5/1 - 95
22 Feb 22 Tau Taunton 19f GS 4NvHM 11-0 3/7 Lady Adare (19L) 40/1 - 95
1 Jan 22 Exe Exeter 16.5f Hy 5MdNHF 10-13 7/8 Astronomic View (15L) 50/1 - 83
10
Bebraveforglory silk
CD
D
BF
Bebraveforglory
J: Adam Wedge
T: Evan Williams
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Distance Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts at this distance (67%)
Consistent over fences; scored over this C&D on last hurdles start
33-144
Age: 7
Weight: 10-5
OR: 92
Days: 15
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 23 Exe Exeter 19f Hy 5HcCh 10-10 4/13 Lightonthewing (12L) 4/1J 93 95
10 Nov 22 Tau Taunton 23f Gd 5HcCh 11-10 4/8 Born At Midnight (12½L) 13/8F 94 97
27 Oct 22 Str Stratford 22.5f Gd 5HcCh 11-3 1/9 Top Decision (1L) 3/1F 89 97
3 Apr 22 Her Hereford 19f Gd 5HcCh 11-3 3/8 Gosuatri (12½L) 13/8F 90 94
7 Mar 22 Sth Southwell 16f GS 5HcCh 11-4 3/8 Ardmayle (5¼L) 11/10F 90 94
27 Feb 22 Her Hereford 21.5f GS 5NvHcH 11-5 1/12 Fine By Her (1¾L) 7/1 90 93
Verdict

Several runners are interesting in a fairly competitive finale. First choice is PACHACUTI, ahead of Zestful Hope.

Verdict silk image
Pachacuti

Betting Forecast:

11/4 Pay The Pilot,

9/2 Ballycamus,

5/1 Bebraveforglory,

11/2 Pachacuti,

6/1 Zestful Hope,

10/1 Lady Wilberry,

12/1 Guillemot,

14/1 Chris Cool,

20/1 Forecast,

33/1 Cilaos Glace

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