Back to Lightning Strike form

14:30 Hereford 8 Jan 2012

Bet Live & In-Play At victorchandler.com Handicap Hurdle (Class 4) (4YO plus)

Winner £2,924 - 8 ran

2m 6f 110y

Soft (Good to Soft in places. Hurdle: Soft)

4
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Royal blue, white epaulets, checked sleeves (John Nicholls (Trading) Ltd)

1. Lightning Strike (GER)

held up in touch on outside, led approaching 3 out, clear from next, easily

13/2 9 11-12 120 Aidan ColemanMiss V Williams
2 10
Royal blue, pink hoop (Mr & Mrs William Rucker)

4. Triptico (FR)

held up in touch, chased winner 2 out, no impression, hit last

8/1 6 11-3 111 Paul MoloneyEvan Williams
3 shd
White, large red spots and armlets, red and white quartered cap (Mr Terry Neill)

3. Piraya (FR)

tracked leader, led 4th, headed approaching 3 out, stayed on same pace from next

5/1 9 11-8 t p 116 T ScudamoreD Pipe
4 14
Emerald green and red stripes, white cap (Mr & Mrs R Hall & Mrs W Glazebrook)

5. Ebony River (IRE)

held up, headway when not fluent 6th, ridden when not fluent 3 out, weakened approaching last

4/1 JFav 6 11-3 111 A O'KeeffeJ Candlish
5 5
Purple, pink chevrons and sleeves, purple cap (Mr Roger Bender & Mrs Sarah Bender)

2. Whispering Jack

tracked leaders, challenged approaching 3 out, weakened after next

9/2 7 11-10 p 118 N FehilyC J Mann
6 13
White, royal blue cross belts, royal blue cap, white spots (Mr C F Colquhoun)

6. Caulfields Venture (IRE)

held up, 6th 3 out, soon weakened

4/1 JFav 6 11-1 109 Nick ScholfieldAndrew Turnell
7 5
White, emerald green cross belts, white and red halved sleeves, red cap (Mrs D Thomas)

7. Am I Blue

led until 4th, ridden and weakened approaching 3 out

16/1 6 11-0 108 R JohnsonMrs D Thomas
8 24
Yellow, emerald green sash, red sleeves and cap (Mr E C Jones)

8. Mercury Bay (IRE)

tracked leaders on inside, lost place 6th, weakened approaching 3 out, tailed off

14/1 7 10-8 102 R FlintW K Goldsworthy

Off Time: 14:30:11

Winning Time: 5m 42.10s

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2012 23:50:17

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

held up in touch on outside, led approaching 3 out, clear from next, easily

13/2 9 11-12 Aidan Coleman 120
10/19 14 Jan 2012 Kmp 21F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £25,024 (J) to Swincombe Flame (35L)   10/1 910-7 S Thomas 126
3/11 27 Jan 2012 Hun 26F Sft  Cl2 HcpHdl £8,229 (J) to Theologist (4L)   16/1 911-0 Aidan Coleman 135
PU/20 18 May 2012 Ain 24½F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £4,549 (J) to Alpha Victor  20/1 911-12 Aidan Coleman 135
PU/12 08 Dec 2012 San 22F Sft  Cl2 HcpHdl £10,322 (J) to Araldur  12/1 911-3 D F O'Regan 132
6/12 26 Dec 2012 Kmp 21F Hy  Cl3 HcpHdl £9,747 (J) to Loose Chips (37L)   50/1 911-9 D F O'Regan 130
5/13 27 Jan 2013 Wol 16½F St/Slw  Cl4 NHF £3,798 (F) to Captain Kelly (14¾L)   9/2 J2Fav 1011-4 D F O'Regan -
2 10

held up in touch, chased winner 2 out, no impression, hit last

8/1 6 11-3 Paul Moloney 111
Won/10 05 Mar 2012 Hfo 20F Sft  Cl4 HcpHdl £2,014 (J) bt Trop Fort (2¼L)   5/2 2Fav 611-10 Paul Moloney 111
2/8 23 Apr 2012 Ffl 20F GS  Cl4 NovHdl £2,599 (J) to Same Difference (24L)   10/3 611-5 Paul Moloney 118
2/6 12 Nov 2012 Car 16F Hy  Cl3 Ch £5,653 (J) to Kruzhlinin (4½L)   9/2 611-2 Paul Moloney -
Won/10 08 Dec 2012 Chp 19½F Hy  Cl3 HcpCh £7,148 (J) bt Noble Legend (4½L)   5/2 JFav 611-2 Paul Moloney 118
PU/11 29 Dec 2012 Don 24F Sft  Cl3 HcpCh £8,122 (J) to Handtheprizeover  5/1 611-4 Paul Moloney 125
2/8 09 Mar 2013 Chp 19½F Sft  Cl3 NovHcpCh £6,498 (J) to Kilcrea Asla (1¼L)   11/4 Fav 710-11 Adam Wedge 125
3 shd

tracked leader, led 4th, headed approaching 3 out, stayed on same pace from next

5/1 9 11-8 t p T Scudamore 116
20/23 15 Mar 2012 Che 25½F Gd  Cl2 AmHcpCh £29,980 (J) to Sunnyhillboy (113L)   66/1 911-1 Mr M Heard 132
?/8 10 May 2012 Aut 17½F Sft  Cl1 ClaimCh €13,152 (J) to Epinay 7/1 911-0 N Chevreux 128
4 14

held up, headway when not fluent 6th, ridden when not fluent 3 out, weakened approaching last

4/1 JFav 6 11-3 A O'Keeffe 111
8/17 29 Feb 2012 Ban 24F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £4,549 (J) to Golden Call (33L)   17/2 610-10 A O'Keeffe 111
3/12 11 Mar 2012 War 21F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,249 (J) to What A Warrior (13¾L)   10/1 611-7 A O'Keeffe 110
4/8 31 Mar 2012 Utt 24F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £2,989 (J) to Godsmejudge (5½L)   8/1 611-4 A O'Keeffe 110
4/13 05 May 2012 Utt 24F Sft  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,249 (J) to Ballyfoy (11½L)   12/1 611-2 A O'Keeffe 110
4/8 04 Nov 2012 Car 20F Hy  Cl3 Ch £5,653 (J) to Cloudy Too (16¾L)   33/1 611-2 A O'Keeffe -
F/6 09 Jan 2013 Don 26F GS  Cl4 NovHcpCh £3,769 (J) to Toby Belch  7/1 711-2 A O'Keeffe 110
5 5

tracked leaders, challenged approaching 3 out, weakened after next

9/2 7 11-10 p N Fehily 118
PU/16 01 Apr 2012 Asc 24F Gd  Cl3 CondHcpHdl £5,630 (J) to Kasbadali  4/1 Fav 710-12 Edward Cookson 116
8/20 18 May 2012 Ain 24½F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £4,549 (J) to Alpha Victor (29L)   14/1 710-6 D Crosse 115
2/6 05 Jun 2012 Ffl 24F GS  Cl4 HcpCh £3,574 (J) to Harouet (9L)   5/1 711-9 D Crosse 114
3/5 14 Jun 2012 Utt 24F Gd  Cl4 HcpCh £3,054 (J) to Delgany Gunner (41L)   9/4 2Fav 711-12 Nick Scholfield 114
PU/7 18 Jul 2012 Utt 21F Sft  Cl4 HcpCh £2,975 (J) to Sean Airgead  5/1 711-7 Nick Scholfield 109
PU/12 21 Feb 2013 Hun 20½F Sft  Cl4 HcpCh £3,899 (J) to Denali Highway  16/1 811-4 Conor O'Farrell 107
6 13

held up, 6th 3 out, soon weakened

4/1 JFav 6 11-1 Nick Scholfield 109
PU/20 17 Apr 2012 Kmp 21F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £4,549 (J) to Valento  6/1 2Fav 610-3 A Tinkler 107
5/10 18 Oct 2012 Wcn 20F GS  Cl4 NovHcpHdl £2,599 (J) to Ivor's King (31L)   14/1 611-3 James Banks 105
PU/11 01 Nov 2012 Str 23F Sft  Cl3 Ch £5,198 (J) to Safran De Cotte  66/1 611-3 James Banks -
2/5 02 Dec 2012 Les 20½F GS  Cl5 HcpCh £2,339 (J) to Witch's Hat (11L)   5/4 Fav 611-12 Nick Scholfield 95
2/9 08 Jan 2013 Les 20½F GS  Cl5 HcpCh £2,599 (J) to Reginaldinho (7L)   11/4 2Fav 711-4 James Banks 92
F/6 12 Feb 2013 Lin 20F Hy  Cl5 HcpCh £2,259 (J) to Red Anchor  5/4 Fav 711-9 Nick Scholfield 92
7 5

led until 4th, ridden and weakened approaching 3 out

16/1 6 11-0 R Johnson 108
4/6 04 Apr 2012 Hfo 20F GS  Cl4 HcpHdl £2,014 (J) to Savant Bleu (8L)   9/2 611-11 Mr Matthew Stanley 105
2/8 23 Apr 2012 Ffl 22F GS  Cl4 HcpHdl £2,599 (J) to Mavalenta (4L)   7/2 Fav 611-6 Mr Matthew Stanley 103
6/9 25 Sep 2012 New 22F Sft  Cl4 HcpHdl £2,924 (J) to Romance Dance (27L)   7/1 611-11 Mr Matthew Stanley 105
3/15 14 Oct 2012 Ffl 20F Sft  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,249 (J) to American Legend (2¾L)   20/1 611-9 Mr Matthew Stanley 105
4/16 30 Oct 2012 Tau 24½F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £2,738 (J) to Cinevator (27L)   33/1 611-9 Mr Matthew Stanley 108
5/10 29 Nov 2012 Utt 20½F Hy  Cl4 HcpHdl £2,599 (J) to Sail And Return (16½L)   8/1 611-9 Mr Matthew Stanley 107
8 24

tracked leaders on inside, lost place 6th, weakened approaching 3 out, tailed off

14/1 7 10-8 R Flint 102
5/6 28 Mar 2012 Lud 21F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £5,198 (J) to U B Carefull (62L)   5/2 2Fav 710-9 T J O'Brien 100
5/14 20 May 2012 Str 27F Gd  Cl4 HcpHdl £3,249 (J) to Tartan Tiger (15¼L)   16/1 710-6 T J O'Brien 95
6/13 04 Mar 2013 Ffl 22F GS  Cl5 AmHcpHdl £1,872 (J) to Barton Gift (56L)   4/1 2Fav 811-10 Alan Johns 93
PU/5 16 Apr 2013 Exe 19½F Sft  Cl4 NovCh £3,899 (J) to Ice 'n' Easy  12/1 811-0 Paul Moloney 93
PU/9 06 May 2013 Ffl 24F Gd  Cl5 HcpCh £2,144 (J) to Mr Gee Jay  7/1 811-7 Paul Moloney 88
Pace Summary
Prominent racers Position Raced in rear Position
Piraya 3rd Lightning Strike 1st
Whispering Jack 5th Triptico 2nd
Am I Blue 7th Ebony River 4th
Mercury Bay 8th Caulfields Venture 6th
Betting returns
Type Winnings
Tote Win £8.60 (1)
Tote Place £1.90 (1) , £2.70 (4) , £2.10 (3)
Tote Swinger £8.70 (1, 4) , £5.10 (4, 3) , £7.00 (1, 3)
Tote Exacta £46.60 (1, 4)
CSF £53.49 (1, 4)
Tricast £277.30 (1, 4, 3)