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  • Date: 25 November 2021
  • Going: GOOD
  • Surface: Turf
  • Status: Completed

Mike Trickey And Geoff White Memorial Handicap Chase (5) (Class 5)

  • Distance: 2m 5f 150y
  • Age: 4 years old+
  • Runners: 5
  • Prize: £9,000
  • Race status: Weighed In

Opened chase account in February and landed a second success when seeing off 5 rivals at Worcester in July. Back to form when fourth at Ffos Las 18 days ago and leading claims on that form.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
07/11/21 Ffos Las 4/10 Chase 2m Soft h 10st 4lbs Ben Jones 10.26
16/10/21 Ffos Las 5/6 Chase 2m 4f 199y Gd/Sft h 10st 6lbs Philip Armson 10.13
22/08/21 Worcester 6/10 Hurdle 2m 7f Good h 10st 6lbs Ben Jones 8.2
15/07/21 Worcester 1/6 Chase 2m 4f Good h 10st 2lbs Ben Jones 7.6
17/06/21 Ffos Las 2/5 Chase 2m 7f 177y Gd/Frm h 10st 0lbs Ben Jones 4
29/05/21 Ffos Las 4/12 Hurdle 2m 7f 191y Good h 10st 6lbs Ben Jones 6.12
01/05/21 Uttoxeter 11/15 Hurdle 2m 7f 70y Gd/Sft h 10st 7lbs Nick Scholfield 28.06
18/04/21 Stratford-On-Avon 3/10 Chase 3m 3f 119y Good h 11st 4lbs Ben Jones 11
17/03/21 Huntingdon 3/14 Hurdle 2m 4f 145y Soft z 10st 4lbs Charlie Hammond 26.56
17/02/21 Hereford -/12 Chase 2m 4f 194y Heavy z 11st 3lbs Sean Bowen 16.18
04/02/21 Ffos Las 1/9 Chase 2m 3f 83y Heavy z 10st 3lbs Charlie Hammond 10.25
11/12/20 Bangor-On-Dee 4/10 Chase 2m 1f 77y Heavy + 10st 10lbs Charlie Hammond 34.42
18/10/20 Ffos Las 5/11 Chase 2m Gd/Sft z 11st 0lbs Richard Patrick 14.5
01/10/20 Ffos Las 7/12 Chase 2m 7f 177y Gd/Sft 10st 2lbs Richard Patrick 177.23
01/09/20 Newton Abbot 11/11 Hurdle 2m 5f 122y Good 11st 7lbs Sean Bowen 54.26
22/04/19 Cork 4/9 Chase 3m Gd/Sft z 11st 9lbs Mr J. W. Hannon 7.8
10/01/19 Clonmel 2/7 Chase 2m 4f 131y Gd/Sft z 11st 7lbs P. J. Cawley 7
08/06/18 Clonmel 9/14 Chase 2m Good b 11st 5lbs Ronan Short 123.73
17/05/18 Clonmel 17/18 Hurdle 2m 3f 145y Good z 11st 9lbs Sean Flanagan 50
15/04/18 Tramore 3/8 Hurdle 2m Heavy + 10st 13lbs Sean Flanagan 3.2
08/03/18 Thurles 4/7 Chase 2m 2f Heavy z 11st 7lbs P. E. Corbett 24.25

Lightly-raced 8-y-o whose standout effort came when runner-up in handicap chase at Chepstow (19.5f, 80/1) in March. Shaped as if amiss in May and showed nothing back over timber on reappearance.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
02/11/21 Exeter -/18 Hurdle 2m 161y Soft 10st 5lbs Caoilin Quinn 90.88
16/05/21 Stratford-On-Avon -/9 Chase 2m 3f 98y Soft 10st 3lbs Bryony Frost 8
21/03/21 Chepstow 2/15 Chase 2m 3f 98y Gd/Sft 9st 10lbs Alexander Thorne 156.95
17/12/20 Exeter -/14 Chase 2m 3f 48y Heavy H 10st 7lbs Alexander Thorne 121.86
25/11/20 Hereford 10/11 Chase 2m 8y Soft H 9st 13lbs James Best 300
10/11/20 Lingfield Park -/7 Chase 2m 7f 110y Soft 9st 13lbs Bryony Frost 138.59
17/03/20 Taunton 7/8 Hurdle 2m 3f 1y Soft 11st 1lbs Bryony Frost 1000
03/03/20 Exeter 11/12 Hurdle 2m 175y Heavy H 11st 2lbs Bryony Frost 783.89
21/02/20 Exeter 12/13 Hurdle 2m 2f 111y Heavy 11st 0lbs Bryony Frost 1000
21/01/20 Exeter -/16 Hurdle 2m 175y Heavy 11st 4lbs Bryony Frost 1000

Multiple point winner, but no form in varied company under Rules, including on handicap debut with cheekpieces on at Market Rasen a fortnight ago.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
11/11/21 Market Rasen 5/9 Chase 2m 5f 89y Gd/Sft 0 10st 0lbs Connor Brace 19.71
17/09/21 Newton Abbot 4/4 Chase 3m 1f 170y Good 11st 2lbs Nick Scholfield 130.48
22/08/21 Worcester 6/6 Hurdle 2m 7f Good 11st 4lbs Nick Scholfield 240
26/04/19 Chepstow -/7 Chase 2m 7f 131y Good 11st 12lbs Ben Jones 7.12
10/05/18 Tipperary 9/10 Bumper 2m 2f Gd/Sft 12st 0lbs Ms Lisa O'Neill 279.92

Winning pointer who showed ability during 2019/20 campaign. Pulled up final 2 starts for Charlie Mann last winter and offered little on yard debut/return at Lingfield last month. Down in weights.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
31/10/21 Lingfield Park -/11 Chase 2m 7f 110y Heavy 11st 10lbs Luca Morgan 8.35
03/01/21 Plumpton -/5 Chase 2m 3f 164y Soft + 11st 11lbs Hugh Nugent 9.28
08/12/20 Fontwell Park -/8 Chase 2m 3f 104y Soft z 12st 0lbs Hugh Nugent 12
20/02/20 Huntingdon 5/8 Chase 2m 3f 189y Heavy 11st 11lbs Hugh Nugent 6.6
10/01/20 Sedgefield 2/5 Chase 2m 5f 28y Heavy 11st 2lbs Hugh Nugent 7
21/11/19 Market Rasen 4/5 Hurdle 2m 2f 140y Soft 10st 12lbs Hugh Nugent 4.3
01/11/19 Uttoxeter 4/10 Hurdle 2m 3f 207y Soft 10st 12lbs Hugh Nugent 6.6
19/06/19 Wexford 2/14 Bumper 2m Good 12st 0lbs D. L. Queally 1.79
03/06/19 Listowel 2/9 Bumper 2m 4f Good 11st 7lbs D. L. Queally 7.8

Hinted at ability in bumpers but disappointing over hurdles so far, pulled up on handicap debut at Exeter when last seen in March. Will need to leave those efforts behind on chase bow.

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Date Course/Class Pos Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT Jockey BSP
09/03/21 Exeter -/12 Hurdle 2m 175y Gd/Sft 11st 7lbs Gavin Sheehan 36
04/01/21 Fakenham 12/14 Hurdle 2m 3y Soft 11st 5lbs Harry Bannister 270
16/12/20 Newbury 16/16 Hurdle 2m 69y Soft 11st 0lbs Jack Tudor 246.96
29/11/20 Ffos Las 8/11 Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Heavy 10st 12lbs Harry Bannister 277.91
28/10/20 Fakenham 4/9 Bumper 2m 3y Gd/Sft 11st 0lbs A. P. Heskin 34.54
03/10/20 Fontwell Park 4/9 Bumper 2m 1f 162y Heavy 11st 0lbs Jack Tudor 10.32

Timeform Verdict Timeform Verdict

KIERA ROYALE gets the nod to notch a third victory in this sphere having looked back in form when fourth at Ffos Las earlier this month. Duc Kauto could get back on track down in grade and might be the danger.

Betting Forecast

2/1 Kiera Royale (Ire), 25/1 Gorcombe's Rascal, 20/1 Mister Robbo (Ire), 11/2 Robaddan (Ire), 12/1 Go Pharisee Flyer (Fr)
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