15:15 Kempton Mon 11 November 2019
Disqualified after winning over hurdles at Newton Abbot (2m1f, good to soft) in August (rider weighed in light); no match for the winner Rebel Rebel (form is tested earlier by Commandant) on chasing debut at Huntingdon (2m4f); tongue-tie added.
Bolted up when winning a Class 3 2m4f handicap hurdle at Worcester (good) in August; well below that level of form since (0-2) as she seeks to discover her way over the larger obstacles; it's difficult to ooze any real confidence.
Has had her ups and downs over fences (unseated rider in a race won by Skewiff at Uttoxeter in January); 7lb above her last winning mark (2m3½f, Ffos Las); returns to action from a 205-day absence sporting a tongue-tie; others more obvious.
After a slow start is heading in a positive direction over fences, with her form figures during May reading 311 (Southwell and Cartmel winner); should strip fitter for a recent spin over hurdles - 6L runner-up to the easy winner Oscar Rose.
Forged clear when winning over fences at Uttoxeter (2m6½f soft) in January; campaigned exclusively over hurdles so far this season following a fall at Haydock in April (determined winner at Fontwell (2m6f) on penultimate start); strong stamina wise.
Made a shock winning chasing debut at Worcester (2m4f, good to soft) in May; jumped erratically when soundly beaten off this mark on her seasonal reappearance back there (2m7f) 19 days ago; very hard to fancy on that evidence.
Last Year's Winner
|T: N B KingJ: Bryony Frost|
The Kings Baby (13/8), Definitelyanoscar (9/4), Skewiff (4/1), Molly Carew (9/1), Kentford Mallard (12/1), Really Super (16/1)
- The Kings Baby
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