16:00 Taunton

Sunday 4 February 2018

All13:0513:4014:1514:5015:2516:0016:30
  • Bathwick Tyres Bridgwater Conditional Jockeys' Handicap Hurdle (Div 1)
  • Class 5  |   2m 3f 1y  |   Soft  |   9 Runners  |   Turf
  • Weighed In
  • Off time: 16:00  |   Winning time: 5m 2.5s
1st
3
7/1
T: N P MulhollandJ: P K Donovan (8)
Mid-division, headway 4 out, soon chasing leaders, led before omitted 2 out, driven out, stayed on strongly (1 hurdle omitted) op 6/1 tchd 13/2
2nd
2 ¾
4
8/1f
T: J FarrellyJ: Mr Garry Lavery (6)
Led, hit 4th, driven when pressed 3 out, headed approaching omitted 2nd last, kept on same pace op 11/4
3rd
13
5
7/2
T: Tim VaughanJ: James Bowen
Chased leaders, effort after 3 out, weakened before last op 13/2
4th
17
10
25/1
T: S FlookJ: C Gethings
Tracked leader, lost place after 3 out
5th
4
6
5/1
T: Evan WilliamsJ: Mitchell Bastyan (3)
Held up in rear, headway after 3 out, chased leaders next, never on terms tchd 9/1
6th
14
1
4/1
T: D PipeJ: Michael Heard (3)
Held up towards rear, outpaced before 6th, headway next, weakened after 3 out op 9/2 tchd 4/1
7th
5
9
25/1
T: T SymondsJ: Charlie Deutsch
Mid-division, slow 1st, mistake 6th, weakened 4 out

Also Ran

PU
2
1211-12
6/1
T: Kerry LeeJ: Richard Patrick (3)
Always in rear, behind when pulled up before 2 out op 8/1
PU
7
8/1
T: K WoollacottJ: Mr Robert Hawker (3)
Pulled hard towards rear, weakened 6 out, pulled up after 4 out op 11/2
N/A
8
20/1
T: Mrs L J YoungJ: Stan Sheppard
NonRunner

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Betting Breakdown

Tote Win:£6.00Pl:£2.00, £1.40, £1.90EX:£19.30Trifecta:£147.20Tricast:£98.94SF:£17.60Swingers:£3.60, £9.70, £5.90

Forecasts

Calarules (7/2), Mister Drifter (4/1), Yellow Kangaroo (5/1), Scales (6/1), Minellatillmorning (7/1), Mr Lando (8/1), Scrumpy Boy (8/1), Whiskey John (20/1), Centreofexcellence (25/1), Victorian Teo (25/1)

Verdict

Yellow Kangaroo is the type to do better now handicapping but ultimately needs to improve to get in the mix here, while the same can be said of Calarules (who benefits from James Bowen in the saddle). SCALES has been round the block a few times but in winning at Newton Abbot in October (admittedly in a weak race) he showed he can still get his head in front and returning to a C&D he has been successful over in the past this could be his chance to resume winning ways.
  1. Scales
  2. Calarules
  3. Yellow Kangaroo

Previous Winners

2017
Bandon Roc
Weight: 11-8  |Age: 6
3/1

Prize Money

1st: £4,159.002nd: £1,221.003rd: £611.004th: £450.005th: £450.006th: £450.007th: £450.008th: £450.00
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