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Mon, 14th May 2012
Niftylift Novices' Handicap Chase, 2m 110y
8 Runners (5YO plus) (Class 5) Total Prize Fund - £2800

No/Draw/Horse (days since last run)
Age colour sex, Sire - Dam (Damsire)
Wearing Details

Offical Rating

Forecast Price*

1 Milly Malone (IRE) (63J)
6 b m Milan - Sharp Single (IRE) (Supreme Leader)
432654- T Syder & J Ratcliffe


L Aspell
O Sherwood

Placed in two hurdle races and a NH flat race from eight starts. Finished 16l behind Flite when fourth of 5 at 11-4 on her latest outing in a hurdle race at Plumpton over 2m 2f (good to soft) in March.

2 Amuse Me (GB) (22J)
6 gr g Daylami (IRE) - Have Fun (Indian Ridge)
6P015U- Mr John P McManus


A P McCoy
Jonjo O'Neill

Winner of four hurdle races and a NH flat race from 2m to 2m 4f on good and good to soft ground. Unseated rider when 12-1 at Wincanton over 2m (good) in a hurdle race won by Diamond's Return last month on his latest outing.

3 Seventh Hussar (GB) (23J)
6 b g Alflora (IRE) - Shuil Do (IRE) (Be My Native (USA))
850/90P- Mr M E R Allsopp


D Elsworth
Miss H C Knight

Yet to place in seven starts. Pulled up 5 out when 100-1 at Bangor over 2m 4f (good) in a chase won by Kauto Relko last month on his chase debut.

4 Todareistodo (GB) (20J)
6 gr g Fair Mix (IRE) - Its Meant To Be (Gunner B)
0/00471- Mrs J Fowler


M D Grant
J A B Old

A winner at 6-1 in a chase over this course and distance (soft) on his latest outing last month, beating Kap West by 9l.

5 Opera Og (IRE) (4J)
6 b g Oscar (IRE) - Maspaloma (IRE) (Camden Town)
P/0PP4-1 Craig, Dick, Duckworth & Matthewman

10-13   (7ex)

Aidan Coleman
Miss V Williams

Won on his latest outing in a chase when 13-8fav at Wincanton over 2m (heavy) earlier this month, beating Blue Hills by 8l. Carries a 7lb penalty today for that success.

6 Middlebrook (IRE) (144J)
7 ch g Ashkalani (IRE) - Accordeon Royale (IRE) (Accordion)
7/8P39P- Sandy Lodge Racing Club & Mr P D Niven


A Thornton
P D Niven

Placed in a hurdle race and a NH flat race from eight starts. Pulled up 2 out when 12-1 at Sedgefield over 2m 1f (good to soft) in a hurdle race won by Stanley Bridge in December last year on his latest outing.

7 Russian Romance (IRE) (65J)
7 b m Moscow Society (USA) - My Romance (Green Shoon)
0/8600- Mrs A L Merry


W P Kavanagh (3)
R Dickin

Unplaced in all five starts. Well beaten at 100-1 behind Great Gusto when 10th of 11 on her latest outing in a maiden hurdle race at Chepstow over 3m (soft) in March.

8 Everdon Brook (IRE) (403J)
7 br g Laveron - Shean Rose (IRE) (Roselier (FR))
0689P8/ Biggs Case Case & Brun
Cheek pieces


Ryan Mahon (3)
B I Case

Yet to place in nine starts. Well beaten at 20-1 behind Shoudhavenownbettr when eighth of 13 on his latest outing in a hurdle race at Hereford over 2m 4f (good) in April last year.

Race Verdict

OPERA OG was impressive when recording a first NH victory at Wincanton on Thursday and, providing those exertions haven't taken their toll, he should have few problems defying a 7lb penalty. Todareistodo looks the obvious danger on the back of his emphatic C&D success, while Amuse Me won a hurdle race at this track in October 2010 and looks nicely treated on his return over the larger obstacles.

Selection: Opera Og        Danger: Todareistodo        Alternative: Amuse Me
* These are prices forecast by PA Sport Ltd. and are to be used only as a guide to the betting market.
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