TAUNTON
21 January 2023
Saturday 21st January

ITV Racing Tips

13:07 13:37 13:42 14:12 14:17 14:47 14:52 15:22 15:27

Lingfield (AW) Tips

11:55 12:27 13:02 13:37 14:12 14:47 15:22 15:57

Navan Tips

12:00 12:32 13:07 13:42 14:17 14:52 15:27

Southwell (AW) Tips

12:50 13:25 14:00 14:35 15:15 15:45

Wolverhampton (AW) Tips

17:00 17:30 18:00 18:30 19:00 19:30 20:00 20:30

Haydock Tips

ABANDONED

Ascot Tips

ABANDONED

Taunton Tips

ABANDONED

Yellow underlined races have a myracing selection

Saturn Sales And Service Ltd Handicap Hurdle (Class 5) Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 2m 3f 1y
  • Going: Abandoned
Taunton
Runners
0

Type
Hurdle

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
Fame And Fun silk
CD
Fame And Fun t
J: Freddie Gingell 7
T: Paul Nicholls
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 6 wins from 22 in the last 14 days (27%)
Made a winning handicap debut over C&D three weeks ago; should improve further; respected
5-0031
Age: 6
Weight: 12-0
OR: 99
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Dec 22 Tau Taunton 19f GS 4HcH 10-5 t1 1/15 Couldbeaweapon (nk) 7/2 93 101
24 Nov 22 Tau Taunton 16.5f Gd 4NvH 11-0 3/10 American Sniper (26L) 20/1 - 95
16 Nov 22 War Warwick 16f Sft 4NvH 11-0 12/17 Always Busy (30L) 50/1 - 89
31 Oct 22 Her Hereford 19.5f Gd 4MdH 11-4 10/15 Marble Sands (84L) 33/1 - 49
18 Apr 22 Chp Chepstow 16f Gd 5NHF 11-2 5/8 Sonification (18½L) 15/2 - 88
29 Jan 22 Don Doncaster 16.5f Gd 5NHF 11-2 6/8 Prairie Wolf (26L) 15/2 - 87
2
Kenny George silk
D
Kenny George
J: Marc Goldstein
T: Sheena West
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Well suited by Fontwell; close second there on Boxing Day; first run here
P-3342
Age: 8
Weight: 11-10
OR: 95
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Dec 22 Fon Fontwell 19f GS 5HcH 11-6 2/10 Blue Shark (nk) 11/1 92 97
5 Dec 22 Lin Lingfield 19.5f GS 4HcH 10-2 4/7 Mark Of Gold (16L) 9/1 94 85
15 Nov 22 Lin Lingfield 19.5f Sft 3HcH 10-2 3/10 Optimise Prime (41L) 16/1 98 65
4 Nov 22 Fon Fontwell 17.5f Sft 5HcH 11-2 3/10 Beat The Heat (2¾L) 9/1 93 94
17 Feb 22 Fon Fontwell 19f Sft 5HcH 11-5 PU/9 C'est Quelqu'un () 10/1 98 -
17 Jan 22 Chp Chepstow 19.5f Sft 5HcH 11-12 8/10 After The Fox (30L) 25/1 100 72
3
George Bancroft silk
BF
George Bancroft
J: Lilly Pinchin 3
T: Charlie Longsdon
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 3 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (25%)
Well treated judged on Flat/hurdles wins in 2021; far from solid on 2022 form
-26360
Age: 5
Weight: 11-10
OR: 95
Days: 46
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Dec 22 Fon Fontwell 17.5f Gd 5HcH 11-8 12/13 Ray's The One (43L) 4/1F 99 68
8 Nov 22 Hun Huntingdon 20.5f Gd 5HcH 11-12 6/12 Poker Master (25L) 10/1 99 82
3 Oct 22 Str Stratford 22f Gd 4HcH 11-7 p 3/7 Ballintubber Boy (24L) 15/2 103 81
13 Sep 22 Utt Uttoxeter 20f Gd 4HcH 11-1 p 6/9 Seaborough (13½L) 6/1 106 93
13 Jun 22 Not Nottingham 14f GF 5Hc 9-6 p 5/6 Alpine Stroll (22L) 13/2 67 46
12 May 22 Fon Fontwell 19f Gd 4HcH 11-1 p 2/4 Coal Stock (20L) 9/1 108 90
4
Kalpaga silk
Kalpaga
J: Alan Johns
T: Tim Vaughan
Has achieved little in two handicaps; needs to improve
645-0P
Age: 6
Weight: 11-9
OR: 94
Days: 58
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Nov 22 Lin Lingfield 19.5f Sft 5NvHcH 12-0 PU/14 The Imposter () 150/1 100 -
25 Oct 22 Chp Chepstow 19.5f GS 5HcH 12-0 13/17 Olympic Honour (53L) 50/1 105 62
14 Apr 22 Chl Cheltenham 20.5f Gd NvHLM 11-0 5/5 Theatre Glory (53L) 150/1 - 87
23 Jun 21 Aut Auteuil 18f Hy 4yH 10-3 4/9 Le Plougastellen (10½L) 64/1 - 98
10 Jun 21 Die Dieppe 17f Sft 4yH 10-6 6/12 Eversmile (20L) 30/1 - -
5
Phoenix Risen silk
Phoenix Risen
J: Bryan Carver
T: Jeremy Scott
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 10 in the last 14 days (0%)
Yet to finish any closer than midfield; needs a step forward
9766-0
Age: 6
Weight: 11-9
OR: 94
Days: 88
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
25 Oct 22 Chp Chepstow 19.5f GS 5HcH 11-7 12/17 Olympic Honour (50L) 20/1 98 58
21 Mar 22 Wcn Wincanton 15f Gd 4MdH 11-6 6/12 Name In Lights (23L) 80/1 - 96
3 Mar 22 Tau Taunton 19f Sft 4NvH 11-0 6/8 Individualiste (37L) 12/1 - 76
8 Feb 22 Tau Taunton 19f GS 4NvH 11-0 7/10 Doctor Parnassus (17L) 100/1 - 95
26 Dec 21 Wcn Wincanton 15f Sft 5NHF 11-0 h1 9/18 Shallow River (29L) 40/1 - 83
6 Nov 21 Wcn Wincanton 15f Gd 5NHF 11-0 8/11 Norton Hill (17½L) 18/1 - 92
6
Barnards Green silk
Barnards Green
J: Harry Reed
T: Neil Mulholland
Handicap debutant who is well treated on bumper form; bred to do better still; interesting
32-690
Age: 7
Weight: 11-7
OR: 92
Days: 30
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Dec 22 Ffo Ffos Las 16f Sft 4MdH 11-5 14/15 Altobelli (72L) 28/1 - 42
16 Nov 22 War Warwick 16f Sft 4NvH 11-0 9/17 Always Busy (22L) 33/1 - 94
27 Oct 22 Wor Worcester 20f Sft 4MdH 11-4 6/12 Idalko Bihoue (53L) 25/1 - 70
22 Apr 22 Per Perth 16f GS 4NHF 11-1 2/7 Gun Runner Cash (3½L) 3/1 - 103
18 Mar 22 Don Doncaster 16.5f GS 5NHF 11-2 3/9 Parc D'Amour (5¼L) 22/1 - 105
3 Jan 22 Sth Southwell 16f GS 5MdNHF 11-6 12/13 Ballyglass (41L) 9/1 - 74
7
Darksideoftarnside silk
D
Darksideoftarnside p
J: Tom Scudamore
T: Neil Mulholland
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Absent for 16 months but returns on a handy mark; check the betting
152P6/
Age: 9
Weight: 11-7
OR: 92
Days: 683
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Sep 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 16f St/Slw 4Hc 9-9 p 5/7 Good Soul (11½L) 50/1 70 65
20 Aug 21 Sal Salisbury 14f Gd 4Hc 10-0 p 6/6 Spirit Mixer (22L) 40/1 75 51
9 Mar 21 Ncs Newcastle 20.5f GS 5NvHcH 11-11 p 6/16 Princess Avery (13½L) 6/1 99 93
4 Feb 21 Ffo Ffos Las 24f Hy 4HcH 11-2 p PU/13 Steel Native () 6/1 100 -
31 Dec 20 War Warwick 19f Sft 5NvHcH 11-12 p 2/15 After The Fox (7L) 4/1 99 94
14 Nov 20 Utt Uttoxeter 20f GS 5HcH 11-11 p 5/15 Kendelu (11L) 11/10F 99 96
8
Ardenay silk
Ardenay
J: Jack Tudor
T: Christian Williams
May show some improvement now qualified for handicaps
66F-00
Age: 6
Weight: 11-7
OR: 92
Days: 66
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Nov 22 War Warwick 16f Sft 4NvH 10-7 10/17 Always Busy (22L) 250/1 - 93
25 Oct 22 Chp Chepstow 19.5f GS 4MdH 11-4 10/14 Makin'yourmindup (51L) 150/1 - 68
16 Apr 22 Nab Newton Abbot 18.5f Gd 4MdH 11-6 F/12 Holerday Ridge () 40/1 - -
25 Feb 22 Exe Exeter 16.5f Sft 5NHF 11-2 6/7 Altobelli (45L) 22/1 - 75
18 Jan 22 Exe Exeter 16.5f GS 5NHF 11-3 6/10 Firestream (31L) 33/1 - 85
9
Drash On Ruby silk
w2
Drash On Ruby t
J: Rex Dingle
T: Jeremy Scott
w2
Wind Op - Second run after wind operation
Had wind surgery prior to an encouraging seasonal debut in C&D handicap last month
36B4-3
Age: 7
Weight: 11-7
OR: 92
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 22 Tau Taunton 19f Gd 5NvHcHM 10-10 t 3/14 Gata Ban (5¾L) 5/1 92 95
21 Apr 22 War Warwick 19f Gd 4MdH 10-13 t 4/8 Commander Miller (9¼L) 2/1J 96 79
14 Mar 22 Tau Taunton 19f Sft 5HcH 11-5 t1 BD/10 Highstakesplayer () 6/1 98 95
10 Feb 22 Ffo Ffos Las 16f Sft 5NvHcH 11-12 6/15 Petty Cash (9¼L) 9/4F 100 92
1 Jan 22 Exe Exeter 18.5f Hy 3HcHM 10-3 3/7 Kissesforkatie (16L) 5/4F 101 92
10 Nov 21 Exe Exeter 18.5f GS 4NvHM 10-12 4/14 Shirocco's Dream (11L) 3/1 - 97
10
Arthalot silk
Arthalot tp
J: Miss Heidi Stevens 7
T: Victor Dartnall
Makes handicap hurdle debut; favourably treated judged on Flat form
5-0U
Age: 6
Weight: 11-6
OR: 91
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 23 Exe Exeter 16.5f Hy 4NvH 11-1 tp1 UR/14 Hugos New Horse () 33/1 - 83
18 Nov 22 Chp Chepstow 16f GS 4NvH 11-0 p 10/15 Doyen Star (37L) 18/1 - 74
21 Oct 22 Nby Newbury 16f Sft 5Hc 8-12 b1 8/14 Tin Fandango (23L) 9/1 61 42
25 Sep 22 Ffo Ffos Las 16f Gd 5Hc 9-5 p 7/10 Byron Hill (22L) 5/1 62 47
26 Aug 22 Ffo Ffos Las 16f Gd 5Hc 9-3 p 2/11 Singing The Blues (nk) 12/1 60 69
9 Jun 22 Not Nottingham 14f Gd 6Hc 9-4 4/6 Tazaman (13L) 4/1 62 57
11
Yeomen Warder silk
Yeomen Warder
J: David England
T: Dan Skelton
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 6 wins from 15 in the last 14 days (40%)
Potential improver now handicapping; major yard; one to consider
809
Age: 6
Weight: 11-5
OR: 90
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Wet Wetherby 16f Sft 4NvH 11-0 9/17 Quick Sharpener (26L) 33/1 - 79
16 Nov 22 War Warwick 16f Sft 4NvH 11-0 13/17 Always Busy (42L) 100/1 - 72
25 Oct 22 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 16.5f GS 3NvH 11-0 8/13 Gwennie May Boy (110L) 50/1 - 8
12
Karakoram silk
CD
D
Karakoram tp
J: Joe Anderson 7
T: Grace Harris
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Consistent this term; ran creditably behind Fame And Fun over C&D most recently
432413
Age: 8
Weight: 11-5
OR: 90
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Dec 22 Tau Taunton 19f GS 4HcH 10-6 tp 3/15 Fame And Fun (8¼L) 5/1 91 90
2 Dec 22 Exe Exeter 18.5f GS 5HcH 11-5 tp 1/9 Isle Of Aron (4¼L) 4/1 87 87
24 Nov 22 Tau Taunton 19f Gd 5HcH 10-8 tp 4/15 Moveit Like Minnie (6¾L) 7/1 87 87
2 Nov 22 Chp Chepstow 19.5f GS 5HcH 10-1 tp 2/12 Our Bill's Aunt (1¾L) 9/2F 85 88
25 Oct 22 Chp Chepstow 16f GS 5HcH 10-6 tp 3/16 Walkinthewoods (4½L) 11/2 85 86
6 Oct 22 War Warwick 16f Gd 5HcH 10-7 tp 4/11 Gerard Mentor (5½L) 15/2 86 88
13
Charlie Siringo silk
D
Charlie Siringo p
J: Tristan Durrell 5
T: Max Young
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Return to hurdles may suit but needs a big revival
9P5PP8
Age: 8
Weight: 11-4
OR: 89
Days: 82
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
31 Oct 22 Her Hereford 16f Gd 5HcCh 11-8 p 8/10 Ben Buie (64L) 100/1 94 45
28 Sep 22 Ban Bangor-on-Dee 17.5f Gd 5NvHcCh 11-9 PU/10 Kepy Blanc () 50/1 100 -
3 Sep 22 Wex Wexford 20.5f Gd/Y HcH 11-12 b1 PU/13 Sean Says () 50/1 100 -
20 Aug 22 Kln Killarney 20f Gd/Y NvCh 11-0 p1 5/5 Authorized Art (52L) 80/1 97 87
14 Aug 22 Trm Tramore 15.5f Gd HcCh 11-12 PU/11 Golden Sandbanks () 25/1 100 -
28 Jul 22 Gal Galway 22.5f Gd Ch 11-12 ht1 9/11 Rambranlt'jac (52L) 80/1 102 68
14
Ipsos Pierji silk
Ipsos Pierji
J: David Prichard 5
T: Nicky Martin
Switch to handicap level is a possible source of improvement
906
Age: 5
Weight: 11-3
OR: 88
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 22 Tau Taunton 19f Gd 4NvH 10-9 6/9 Lallygag (46L) 100/1 - 80
14 Nov 22 Exe Exeter 16.5f Gd 4NvH 10-9 10/15 Timeforatune (35L) 150/1 - 84
23 Oct 22 Ffo Ffos Las 20f GS 4NvH 10-12 9/14 Spring Meadow (60L) 33/1 - 62
15
Sindabella silk
Sindabella p
J: David Noonan
T: Nigel Hawke
Runner-up in this race 12 months ago; holds each-way claims
2P-62O
Age: 7
Weight: 11-1
OR: 86
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Dec 22 Lei Leicester 20.5f Hy 5HcH 10-11 v1 RO/16 Gerolamo Cardano () 13/2 86 -
20 Nov 22 Exe Exeter 21.5f GS 5HcH 11-3 p 2/13 Shutupshirley (13L) 17/2 88 86
5 May 22 Hun Huntingdon 25f Gd 5HcHM 11-4 tp1 6/11 Ratoute Yutty (6¾L) 5/1 90 89
14 Mar 22 Tau Taunton 24f Sft 5HcH 10-12 p PU/15 My Last Oscar () 9/4F 90 -
22 Feb 22 Tau Taunton 24f GS 5HcHM 10-8 p 2/14 Flying Nun (nk) 9/1 86 91
22 Jan 22 Tau Taunton 19f GS 5HcH 10-8 p1 2/17 Love Actually (2¾L) 40/1 85 87
16
Hard Frost silk
Hard Frost p 1
J: Paul O'Brien
T: Harry Derham
May improve now handicapping in first-time headgear; second run for new trainer
/848-9
Age: 6
Weight: 11-0
OR: 85
Days: 15
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Jan 23 Lud Ludlow 21.5f Sft 4MdH 11-8 9/15 Egbert (47L) 50/1 - 75
26 Jan 22 Wcn Wincanton 20f GS 4NvH 11-1 8/11 Abuffalosoldier (56L) 14/1 - 66
22 Dec 21 Lud Ludlow 16f GS 4NvH 10-12 4/15 Balco Coastal (31L) 28/1 - 86
21 Oct 21 Nab Newton Abbot 17f Hy 5NHF 10-13 8/10 Knowwhentoholdem (57L) 7/2 - 39
13 Apr 21 Nab Newton Abbot 17f Gd 5MdNHF 10-9 3/12 Ted's Friend (6¼L) 5/2F - 94
17
Talk Of The Moon silk
Talk Of The Moon t
J: David Bass
T: Kim Bailey
Finished third at Uttoxeter last time; in good hands and may build on that effort
658-73
Age: 6
Weight: 10-12
OR: 83
Days: 46
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Dec 22 Utt Uttoxeter 20f GS 5HcHM 10-12 t 3/16 Flintara (12L) 50/1 84 77
11 Nov 22 Sth Southwell 16f Gd 5HcHM 11-3 t1 7/8 Eventful (21L) 11/2 88 71
10 Mar 22 Wcn Wincanton 15f GS 4NvHM 10-12 8/15 Aliomaana (19½L) 50/1 - 84
2 Feb 22 Exe Exeter 16.5f GS 4MdHM 11-6 5/8 Midnight Callisto (64L) 25/1 - 48
16 Dec 21 Exe Exeter 18.5f Sft 4NvHM 10-12 6/13 Swincombe Fleat (32L) 50/1 - 81
5 Nov 21 War Warwick 16f Gd 4NHFM 10-12 9/16 Game On For Glory (19L) 40/1 - 88
Verdict

Recent C&D winner FAME AND FUN (nap) gets the vote, ahead of Drash On Ruby. The six handicap debutants are open to improvement.

Verdict silk image
Fame And Fun

Betting Forecast:

7/2 Fame And Fun,

6/1 Drash On Ruby,

7/1 Yeomen Warder,

Karakoram,

10/1 Barnards Green,

Hard Frost,

12/1 Sindabella,

14/1 George Bancroft,

Kenny George,

Talk Of The Moon,

20/1 Phoenix Risen,

Darksideoftarnside,

Ardenay,

Arthalot,

Ipsos Pierji,

25/1 Kalpaga,

40/1 Charlie Siringo

No tips currently available.

Please Gamble Responsibly