Sat TV Trends: 18th Feb 2012

A bumper day of LIVE C4 action this Saturday with the cameras heading to Ascot, Haydock, Wincanton and Lingfield.

 

ASCOT (ATR/C4)

1.50 - Sodexo Prestige Reynoldstown Novices´ Chase Grade 2 (CLASS 1) (5yo+) CH4 Good To Soft 3m

5 of the last 10 (1 joint) went to the favourite
9 of the last 10 were aged either 6 or 7 years-old
9 of the last 10 winners won their previous race
7 of the last 10 had won over at least this trip before
9 of the last 10 returned 9/2 or SHORTER in the betting
Nicky Henderson has won the last 2 runnings – BOBS WORTH & MOSSLEY
Paul Nicholls won the race in 2007 – JOIN TOGETHER
Barry Geragthy won this in 2010 & 2011 – BOBS WORTH
Ruby Walsh won the race in 2007 & 2008 – JOIN TOGETHER
Nicky Henderson is 12 from 35 (34%) with his chasers here – BOBS WORTH
Barry Geraghty has a 39% record over fences here – BOBS WORTH
Tom Scudamore is 4 from 19 (21%) when riding over fences here – ALFIE SPINNER
Robert Thornton is only 1 from 24 when riding over fences at the track - INVICTUS

Note: 2005 & 2006 renewals were run at Lingfield

2.25 - Weatherbys Bloodstock Insurance Chase (Limited Handicap) (Listed Race) (CLASS 1) (5yo+) CH4 Good To Soft 3m

Only 1 previous running
Nicky Henderson is 12 from 35 (34%) with his chasers here – BE THERE IN FIVE
Nigel Twiston-Davies is just 1 from 34 with his chasers at the track – VIKING BLOND & CRESCENT ISLAND
Ruby Walsh is 7 from 22 (32%) when riding over fences at the track – THE MINACK
Paul Moloney has a 27% record when riding over fences here – CAPPA BLEU
Noel Fehily is 8 from 25 (32%) when riding over fences here – PENNY MAX

3.00 - Betfair Ascot Chase Grade 1 (CLASS 1) (5yo+) Winner £84,405 CH4 Good To Soft 2m5f110y

RIVERSIDE THEATRE won the race 12 months ago
6 of the last 10 went to the favourite
8 of the last 10 returned 11/2 or SHORTER in the betting
9 of the last 10 winners were aged 7 or OLDER
9 of the last 10 FAILED to win last time out
8 of the last 10 had won over at least this far previously
6 of the last 10 had won a race at Ascot before
The Pipe team won this in 2002, 2003, 2005 & 2006 – I’MSINGINGTHEBLUES
Paul Nicholls won the race in 2008 – KAUTO STONE
Barry Geragthy has won the last 2 runnings – RIVERSIDE THEATRE
Alan King won the race in 2009 – MEDERMIT
Nicky Henderson is 12 from 35 (34%) with his chasers here – RIVERSIDE THEATRE
Nigel Twiston-Davies is just 1 from 34 with his chasers at the track – LITTLE JOSH
Barry Geraghty has a 39% record over fences here – RIVERSIDE THEATRE
Ruby Walsh is 7 from 22 (32%) when riding over fences at the track – KAUTO STONE
Noel Fehily is 8 from 25 (32%) when riding over fences here - GAUVAIN
Robert Thornton is only 1 from 24 when riding over fences at the track - MEDERMIT

Note: 2005 & 2006 renewals were run at Lingfield

3.35 - Betfair. Don´t Settle For Less Handicap Hurdle (CLASS 2) (4yo+) CH4 Good To Soft 2m3f110y

2 of the last 7 went to the favourite (1 joint)
5 of the last 7 were aged either 5 or 6 years-old
ALL 7 carried 11-7 or less
5 of the last 7 carried 10-12 or LESS
The Pipe team won this in 2002 & 2003 -
6 of the last 7 returned 10/1 or SHORTER in the betting
Gary Moore is just 2 from 42 with his hurdles here – ORZARE & VINO GRIEGO
Nigel Twiston-Davies is just 1 from 33 with his hurdles here – MOUNTAINOUS & MAD MOOSE
Venetia Williams is only 1 from 20 over hurdles here – ART PROFESSOR
Ruby Walsh is 6 from 29 (21%) when riding over hurdles at the track – CRACK AWAY JACK
Sam Thomas is 0 from 19 when riding over hurdles here – ART PROFESSOR

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HAYDOCK (C4/RUK)

2.10 - Albert Bartlett Novices´ Hurdle (Registered As The Prestige Novices´ Hurdle Race) Grade 2 (CLASS 1) (4yo+) CH4 Soft 3m

4 of the last 9 went to the favourite
The last four winners were aged 6 years-old
7 of the last 9 returned 4/1 or SHORTER in the betting
6 of the last 9 were won by a 6 year-old
Donald McCain won this in 2010 – REAL MILAN
Philip Hobbs won this in 2009 – FIGHTING FYLNN
Paul Nicholls took the prize in 2006 – RUBEN COTTER
Jonjo O’Neill won the race in 2003 – THEHILLOFUISNEACH
Donald McCain has a 27% strike-rate with his hurdles here – REAL MILAN
Philip Hobbs is 9 from 40 (23%) with his hurdles at the track – FIGHTING FLYNN
Jonjo O’Neill is just 1 from 24 with his hurdles here - THEHILLOFUISNEACH
Jason Maguire is 16 from 48 (33%) when riding over hurdles here – REAL MILAN

 

2.45 - Betfred Goals Galore Hurdle (Registered As The Rendlesham Hurdle Race) Grade 2 (CLASS 1) (4yo+) CH4 Soft 3m

5 of the last 10 went to the favourite
ALL 10 recent winners returned 10/1 or SHORTER in the betting
CROSS KENNON won the race 12 months ago
Philip Hobbs won the race in 2004 – FEATHERBED LANE
5 of the last 10 went to a 7 year-old – FEATHERBED LANE
Donald McCain has a 27% strike-rate with his hurdles here – REINDEER DIPPIN
Philip Hobbs is 9 from 40 (23%) with his hurdles at the track – FEATHERBED LANE
Jason Maguire is 16 from 48 (33%) when riding over hurdles here – REINDEER DIPPIN

 

3.20 - Betfred Grand National Trial (Handicap Chase) Grade 3 (CLASS 1) (5yo+) Winner £42,713 CH4 Soft 3m4f

No winning favourite in the last 9 years
7 of the last 9 were won a horse aged 8 or OLDER
6 of the last 9 carried 10-10 or MORE
7 of the last 9 returned a double-figure priced in the betting
3 of the last 4 ran in the Welsh National last time out
4 of the last 9 won their previous race
8 of the last 9 finished in the top 3 last time out
4 of the last 9 had won over at least this far previously
Paul Nicholls is 6 from 23 (26%) with his chasers here – NEPTUNE COLLONGES
Malcolm Jefferson is 4 from 16 (25%) with his chasers at the track – KING FONTAINE
John Wade is 2 from 7 (29%) with his chasers at Haydock – ALWAYS RIGHT
Venetia Williams is 2 from 32 with her chasers here – MON MOME & MIKO DE BEAUCHENE
Nigel Twiston-Davies is just 2 from 35 with his chasers at the track – MAJOR MALARKEY & BALLY FITZ

 

WINCANTON (C4/RUK)

3.45 - Bathwick Tyres Kingwell Hurdle Grade 2 (CLASS 1) (4yo+) CH4 Good To Soft 2m

4 of the last 9 went to the favourite
8 of the last 9 returned 9/2 or SHORTER in then betting
ALL 9 were aged 7 or YOUNGER
Paul Nicholls won this in 2004 – CELESTIAL HALO
Paul Nicholls is 33 from 121 (27%) with his hurdlers at the track – CELESTIAL HALO
AP McCoy is 8 from 32 (25%) when riding over hurdles here - BINOCULAR

 

LINGFIELD (C4/ATR)

2.50 - Get Your Bet On At Blue Square Handicap (CLASS 2) (4yo+ 0-100) Winner £10,350 CH4
Standard 1m

Only 3 previous runnings
All three were aged 5 or YOUNGER
The last two winners were aged 5 years-old
All 3 carried 8-10 or MORE
2 of the 3 returned a double-figure price
Paul D’Arcy has a 23% strike-rate with his older horses here – NIGHT LILY
Lucy Wadham is 2 from 7 (29%) with her older horses at the track – CRYSTAL GAL
Terry Clement is 0 from 23 with his older horses here – MR WILLIS
Jockey Marc Halford is only 2 from 43 when riding older horses here – MR WILLIS

 

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