Never a Word bounced back from a fall at Stratford Thursday after filling the spot that was runner-up at Fontwell. Oliver Greenall’s gelding might have to offer stepping up in space, but his overall record over hurdles (0-18) makes him vulnerable once again. Preference will be. Canford Thompson finishes the shortlist back on good earth for the first time since finishing second at Cartmel.
Prediction : 1st Richard Strauss 2nd Never A Word 3rd Canford Thompson
So the drop in distance in her return to newcomer business can see her regain the winning thread BANNIXTOWN GLORY appeared not to see 2m6f at a Cartmel handicap out on her latest launch. Tomorrow’s Angel placed at a maiden hurdle at Newcastle in January but she will need to rebound from a poor effort on the level last time, and so the principal threat might end up being Perfectly Fair, a stable companion of this selection who has undergone wind surgery since her hurdling bow at Bangor.
Prediction: 1st Bannixtown Glory 2nd Perfectly Honest 3rd Tomorrows Angel
When falling two-out in a novice hurdle at Ffos Las on his latest 20, ISAAC WONDER was moving nicely and he makes loads of appeal switching to the hurdles. The four-year-old receives a useful allowance and appears on a mark. Mac Cennetig won on his chasing debut in Market Rasen in July and must input calculations , together with Precious Bounty, that had been disappointing latest but posted a effort at Ffos Las.
Prediction : 1st Isaac Wonder 2nd Mac Cennetig 3rd Precious Bounty
NAYATI returned to winning ways in Perth later fighting to land a blow in the Summer Hurdle in Market Rasen. A 2lb rise looks fair and Donald McCain’s gelding could defy a career-high mark. Chieftain’s Choice can be admired and went 4lb at Stratford in July, together with the Ingleby Hollow, that has enjoyed an adequate time of items in both stocks.
Prediction: 1st Nayati 2nd Chieftains Option 3rd Ingleby Hollow
MY RENAISSANCE landed his course victory when a winner measures up in trip and within an 2m here last week having a terrific chance of making it back-to-back victories beneath a penalty. Chimes Of Dylan has been a winner within this space at Ffos Las at June and should be satisfied by cutting back trip while Alderbrook Lad and Ever So Much seem set to battle it out, having struggled over last time.
Prediction : 1st My Renaissance 2nd Chimes Of Dylan 3rd Alderbrook Lad
A week HEPIJEU continued his fine run of form and he makes plenty of appeal to hurdles off a marker . Jacks Hope is an out-and-out stayer and warrants plenty of respect after his second at Southwell, while Allelu Alleluia appears the selection of the J P set and he switches into wood a rating off.
Prediction: 1st Hepijeu 2nd Allelu Alleluia 3rd Jacks Last Hope
Backers were obliged by TOSHIMA over distance and course a week when making it back-to-back hurdle triumphs along with Robert Stephens’ four-year-old has lots in his favour seeking to finish the hat-trick now. His sole competition, Dounyapour, enjoyed the measure around 2m4f when scoring at Worcester and he is entitled to run well more fitted using a tongue-tie.
Prediction : 1st Toshima 2nd Dounyapour 3rd