16:30 Hexham Sat 16 June 2018
Has really found her feet over hurdles, comfortably winning a pair of course novice events (2m-2m4f) during May. Looks just the type to relish this extra yardage on handicap debut with her young rider taking off a valuable 7lb.
Still without a win over hurdles (0 from 5), and one must ask the question about her stamina reserves over this near 3m trip. Respected given her trainer/jockey combination, but not exactly feared.
Improved quickly after landing a touch at Catterick in early March (3m1f+ soft); winning a further two races in the space of six days. Beaten on debut for this trainer at Perth latest (solid run) and untried on quick ground; needs rain.
Four-time C&D winner; most recently in October 2017; running well enough lately but doesn't look like a winner in waiting.
Won just once in 25 starts (2m4f, April 2017), so difficult to envisage her being involved at the finish from 5lb out of the weights.
Last Year's Winner
Second Time Around (6/4), The Jam Man (7/4), Kick On Dottie (9/2), Native Optimist (10/1), Louloumills (14/1)
- Kick On Dottie
- The Jam Man
- Second Time Around
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