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Kelly's Ice Cream Junior 'National Hunt' Hurdle (4) Class 4

  • Distance: 2m 128y
  • Age: 3yo
  • Runners: 10
  • Prize: £9,000

Gleneagles gelding who jumped none too fluently when well held third of 4 on debut in a junior national hunt hurdle at Bangor (16.6f, heavy) 16 days ago.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
09/11/22 Bangor-On-Dee 3/4 Max Kendrick Hurdle 2m 145y Heavy z 11st 0lbs

Milan gelding who is bred to need time and distance and shaped in kind when 12 lengths fourth of 5 on hurdles debut at Ffos Las (15.8f) in October. This should reveal more.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
09/10/22 Ffos Las 4/5 James Bowen Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Gd/Frm 11st 0lbs

5,500 gns New Approach gelding. Dam, 1m/8.4f winner who stayed 10.3f, half-sister to smart hurdler (stayed 21f) Thomas Hobson. Went with little promise when last of 4 on hurdles debut at Newton Abbot (16.7f) in October.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
15/10/22 Newton Abbot 4/4 Tom Scudamore Hurdle 2m 167y Gd/Sft 11st 0lbs
Yorton Racing silk
No. 8

Pether's Moon gelding. Dam (h111), lightly raced over hurdles in France. 4/1, fifth of 6 in juvenile hurdle at Wetherby (16f, good) on NH debut 28 days ago, held up and making no impression.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
28/10/22 Wetherby 5/6 Harry Skelton Hurdle 2m Good 11st 0lbs
Rubicon Racing 1 silk
No. 7

Kapgarde gelding who had yet to be asked for his effort when falling 3 out in a steadily-run affair on debut at Bangor (16.6f) 16 days ago. Very strong in the betting then and he's likely worth another chance here.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
09/11/22 Bangor-On-Dee -/4 Brian Hughes Hurdle 2m 145y Heavy 11st 0lbs
Mr Benjamin Atkins silk
No. 2

The Anvil gelding. Dam, 11.2f winner on Flat in France. Badly in need of the experience when pulled up on debut in a juvenile maiden at Southwell 2 weeks ago and this ought to reveal more.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
11/11/22 Southwell -/6 Adam Wedge Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Good 11st 2lbs

Great Pretender gelding. Dam, 17f-2¾m hurdle/chase winner, sister to fair hurdler/useful chaser (stayed 3¾m) Tarquinius. Wouldn't have to be anything out of the ordinary to figure on debut.

Mrs P. A. Cowey silk
No. 10

Jack Hobbs filly. Half-sister to bumper winner Brushed Up. Dam (b91) placed on first of 2 starts in bumpers. Wears hood.

€20,000 3-y-o, Workforce gelding. Dam, point winner, half-sister to bumper winner/fairly useful hurdler (stays 2½m) Glencassley. Yard amongst the winners and he's one to note in the betting for clues on debut. Hooded.