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Insurance Claim

A document or request filed by a policyholder stating that an insured event has occurred and that the insurance company should provide coverage. For example, if a person has health insurance and breaks his leg, he must file an insurance claim in order for the insurance company to pay for some or all of the medical expenses. Depending on the policy, a third party may or may not be able to file an insurance claim on behalf of a policyholder.

Claim.

You file an insurance claim when you send your insurance company paperwork asking the company to pay for any of the expenses your policy covers.

claim

A demand, as of right.

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High Net Worth fell out with the stalls last time he ran on the Flat, and returning winner Curl Cat, running in the claimer, is in a similar boat.
Quinn completed a double when replacing 7lb claimer Jake Payne on Bill Turner's It's Only Business in the 7f claimer.
WE ARE still waiting for claimers and sellers to transcend beyond the basement grade in Britain.
Claimers are an ingenious concept, a risk-versus-reward exercise that the Americans have really bought into.
Red Somerset 2.15 Lingfield SP forecast 6-4 Prolific winner in claimers and sellers over the last couple of seasons and can be forgiven his defeat when attempting to make it four wins on the spin in a 1m claimer at Kempton last time as he made a mess of the start.
Doyle was one of the first jockeys banned under the new whip rules when they were introduced in October and was given a mandatory ten-day ban for her second offence by the Wolverhampton stewards last month after she struck Let Your Love Flow nine times inside the final furlong when the pair landed the 1mf claimer.
Dream Of Fortune 4.30 Wolverhampton Hasn't won since landing a Lingfield claimer in October 2010 but has certainly been put in with a chance by a trainer with a good record in claimers here.
La Estrella 3.05 Wolverhampton SP forecast 4-6 Prolific winner of sellers and claimers on the all-weather and is bidding for his 25th win on the surface.
Standpoint 6.55 Wolverhampton SP forecast 11-8 Has finished second 11 times from 42 starts with only three victories but two of those came in claimers at this course and, with a BHA rating of 82, he has 6lb in hand of his nearest rival at these weights.