January 09 / 15.40 Southwell (AW)

15.40 Southwell (AW)

Standard To Slow

Betway Casino Handicap

  • Prize money: £2970
  • 1m 4f 14y
  • Class 6
  • 14 runners
  • Win time: 2m 39s
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Betway Casino Handicap

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Scattered showers

1st
10 (6)
Batocchi

7/2 (Won)

  • Win: £2.63
  • Place: £1.20

Form: CD

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
Improved since stepped up to this trip three starts back, with two seconds at Newcastle and a C&D win; raised another 3lb but on the shortlist.
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1st

7

(12)

22nd Feb 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 6f 21y

Class 6

18:30 Southwell (AW)

Batocchi

9st 3lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Rebecca Menzies

Has progressed nicely round here this winter, completing a hat-trick over 1m4f off a 4lb lower mark for in-form connections 19 days ago; he can pull hard, though, and will need to be more amenable now upped in trip.

3/1

1st

5

(6)

3rd Feb 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 4f 15y

Class 6

16:30 Southwell (AW)

Batocchi

9st 6lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Rebecca Menzies

Progressive since upped to 1m4f and has won over C&D the last twice; had less than 1l to spare on each occasion and he's gone up 4lb for last time, but he remains unexposed at this trip and could have more left in the tank.

9/4

1st

10

(6)

9th Jan 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 4f 14y

Class 6

15:40 Southwell (AW)

Batocchi

9st 0lb

Improved since stepped up to this trip three starts back, with two seconds at Newcastle and a C&D win; raised another 3lb but on the shortlist.

7/2

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2nd
1 (8)
Al Gaiya

8/1

  • Place: £3.10

Form:

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 8lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
12th attempt when off the mark at Kempton (1m, Polytrack) last month; went close over 9.4f at Wolverhampton (Tapeta) two weeks ago but five attempts have failed to prove her stamina at 1m2f/1m3f, let alone 1m4f.
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3rd

7

(9)

20th Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 4f 14y

Class 6

14:20 Southwell (AW)

Al Gaiya

9st 1lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: Joe Ponting

took keen hold, prominent on outer, disputed lead after 1f, led over 4f out, ridden and went clear 3f out, 5 lengths ahead 2f out, much reduced lead over 1f out, weakened and headed inside final furlong

14/1

5th

2

(4)

29th Jun 2022

Firm

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

19:50 Bath

Al Gaiya

9st 11lb

J: Charles Bishop

T: Joe Ponting

slowly away, in rear, shaken up and headway over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, no extra final furlong

25/1

12th

6

(5)

14th Apr 2022

Good To Soft

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Bath

Al Gaiya

9st 4lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Brian O’Rourke

3rd
9 (2)
Donya

9/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form:

Last run: 31 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict
Beaten a nose at Chelmsford (1m, Polytrack) in July on her fifth and final start for Mohamed Moubarak; remains a maiden after her three outings for current yard but was beaten little more than 1l at Chelmsford (1m2f) latest and looks worth a go at 1m4f.
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13

15th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 70y

Class 4

14:52 Stratford

Donya

10st 3lb

J: Charlie Todd

T: Ian Williams

5th

5

(5)

27th Apr 2022

Standard

2m 0f 120y

Class 6

13:05 Wolverhampton (AW)

Donya

10st 10lb

J: Mr Josh Agar

T: Ian Williams

7th

8

(5)

22nd Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 109y

Class 5

16:30 Doncaster

Donya

8st 3lb

J: Royston Ffrench

T: Ian Williams

4th
3 (12)
Hammy End

10/1

Form:

Last run: 41 days

W: 9st 5lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict
Win record of 1-34 but he has been bang there numerous times; effective over C&D and will probably not be far away.
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6th

3

(3)

11th Aug 2022

Good

1m 3f 209y

Class 6

16:40 Ffos Las

Hammy End

9st 12lb

J: Oliver Timms

T: William Muir & Chris Grassick

in touch with leaders, ridden over 2f out, lost position over 1f out, soon weakened

16/1

5th

3

(8)

20th Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 4f 14y

Class 6

14:20 Southwell (AW)

Hammy End

9st 6lb

J: Oliver Timms

T: William Muir & Chris Grassick

dwelt start, held up in last, nudged along and brought to virtual standstill over 3f out, ridden and no impression from 2f out

10/1

9th

1

(5)

5th Mar 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

13:24 Lingfield (AW)

Hammy End

9st 10lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: William Muir & Chris Grassick

Only one win from his first 35 starts but he doubled his tally when scoring from off the pace at Southwell (1m4f; cheekpieces added) last month; up 5lb but that was a comfortable success and this return to Polytrack is no problem; respected.

4/1

5th
8 (14)
Heat And Dust

9/1

Form:

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict
Modest maiden after 12 starts; placed twice over about 1m on AW in October, before two lesser results; tried 1m2f once (September last year) but it's striking that she's never been beyond that; visored or blinkered last eight starts, now tries cheekpieces; others are more persuasive.
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3

(6)

9th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 39y

Class 6

17:10 Carlisle

Heat And Dust

11st 9lb

J: Miss Flora Guy

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

In-form filly who has two wins to her credit this season (both over 1m4f on good to firm) and has been declared to run again after being engaged in the 2.10 at Windsor on Sunday.

6/4

3rd

2

(1)

7th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 99y

Class 5

14:10 Windsor

Heat And Dust

10st 11lb

J: Mr Simon Walker

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

steadied start, held up in last, pushed along over 2f out, hung left over 1f out, made no impression

6/4

2nd

5

(2)

28th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 6y

Class 5

18:30 Epsom

Heat And Dust

8st 13lb

J: Thore Hammer Hansen

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

slowly away, raced in last, shaken up and headway over 2f out, ridden and chased winner when hung left from over 1f out, no impression final 110yds

11/8

6th
6 (9)
Tulane

20/1

Form:

Last run: 260 days

W: 9st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict
16-race maiden, often front-runner; well handicapped judged on two 1m4f seconds on Wolverhampton Tapeta two winters back; not so good later in 2020 but ran fairly well when last seen in April 2021; case can be made.
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3rd

7

(7)

9th Aug 2022

Standard

1m 5f 0y

Class 6

13:30 Lingfield (AW)

Tulane

9st 9lb

J: Georgia Dobie

T: Richard Phillips

prominent, headway and led 6f out, pushed along 3f out, headed over 2f out, ridden and outpaced over 1f out, kept on

5/2

8th

5

(8)

2nd Aug 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 7f 218y

Class 6

20:50 Kempton (AW)

Tulane

9st 4lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Richard Phillips

in touch with leaders, ridden over 2f out, weakened final furlong

10/1

3rd

5

(11)

28th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

2m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Chepstow

Tulane

9st 0lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Richard Phillips

raced freely, led, headed and prominent over 8f out, shaken up to challenge from over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

14/1

7th
14 (3)
Archive

33/1

Form: D

Last run: 75 days

W: 9st 12lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Hat-trick in April 2019; no joy since and although runner-up twice over 1m4f (once on Tapeta) from 17 starts for this yard, most evidence is that he will struggle against younger legs.
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5th

3

19th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 48y

Class 5

14:15 Hexham

Archive

11st 8lb

J: Emma Smith-Chaston

T: Suzzanne France

mounted in chute, taken down early, pressed leader, led narrowly 1st, led clearly before 4 out, shaken up before last, edged left and ridden out final 110yds, comfortably

10/1

4th

5

11th Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 48y

Class 5

16:55 Hexham

Archive

11st 8lb

J: Emma Smith-Chaston

T: Suzzanne France

in touch with leaders, pushed along but every chance 2 out, ridden and briefly disputed lead home turn, lost second approaching last, no extra run-in, lost third inside final 110yds

33/1

7th

5

17th May 2022

Good

2m 0f 48y

Class 5

20:38 Hexham

Archive

11st 7lb

J: Emma Smith-Chaston

T: Suzzanne France

8th
11 (11)
Seaborough

25/1

Form:

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 13lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Runner-up twice as hurdler late last year; however, tailed off in that sphere 11 days ago and also when he tried 1m6f here one month ago on latest Flat start; 2-56 strike-rate (1-28 Flat) also suggests he's none too solid.
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3rd

6

31st Jul 2022

Good

2m 2f 140y

Class 5

15:50 Market Rasen

Seaborough

10st 13lb

J: Aaron Anderson

T: Derek Shaw

took keen hold, held up in rear, headway on outer before 2 out, ridden before last, went third run-in, kept on, no match for first two

14/1

6th

8

22nd Jul 2022

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

13:35 Uttoxeter

Seaborough

11st 6lb

J: Aaron Anderson

T: Derek Shaw

held up in last, ridden before 3 out, soon outpaced, stayed on but well held approaching last

14/1

9th
4 (4)
Quiet Thunder

33/1

Form:

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
No significant impact in her four starts for William Knight or one for new yard, all on AW; upped in trip in headgear first time.
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1st

8

14th Jun 2022

Good

2m 2f 148y

Class 4

14:10 Stratford

Quiet Thunder

10st 8lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Sarah Hollinshead

raced in last, jumped left and nearly lost jockey 1st, ridden before 6th, headway and in touch with leaders 3 out, soon outpaced, rallied and went third approaching last, 3 lengths down and keeping on when left in lead and hampered by faller last, stayed

20/1

12th

12

(10)

19th May 2022

Standard

2m 0f 120y

Class 6

13:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Quiet Thunder

9st 2lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Sarah Hollinshead

0-8 but she's dropped some way down the weights and was a rallying third on her step up to 2m at Southwell (Tapeta) last month; that was a promising effort and she could have more to offer at staying trips; respected with cheekpieces reapplied.

11/2

10th
13 (5)
Wildmountainthyme

66/1

Form:

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 12lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Third in a classified event at Musselburgh (1m1f, soft) in August 2020; not seen again, however, until behind at Newcastle (1m2f; got upset in the stalls) 19 days ago; 0-8 and maiden status is likely to continue.
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7th

9

(8)

30th Jul 2022

Good

1m 3f 15y

Class 6

20:30 Hamilton

Wildmountainthyme

9st 0lb

J: Amie Waugh

T: Stella Barclay

midfield, switched left and ridden over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

16/1

11th
7 (13)
Fleursals

25/1

Form:

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 3lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
Third of 12 at Wolverhampton (1m4f, Tapeta) on penultimate start but she's 0-20 overall and not the percentage call.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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3rd

6

24th Jul 2022

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

16:50 Uttoxeter

Fleursals

10st 10lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Tony Forbes

prominent, made challenge 3 out, soon ridden, bit short of room 2 out, 2 lengths down last, kept on run-in

12/1

7th

9

5th Jul 2022

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 5

19:00 Uttoxeter

Fleursals

10st 5lb

J: Chris Ward

T: Tony Forbes

took keen hold, towards rear of midfield, headway 1st, pressed leaders last (usual 4 out), went second home turn, ridden before omitted 2 out, soon lost position and held

25/1

12th
2 (7)
Uther Pendragon

8/1

Form:

Last run: 24 days

W: 10st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Better results at short of 1m4f, including his second of 14 here (1m3f) off today's career-low mark on latest outing; placed in two of his four starts since late-summer break but he's a rare winner.
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6th

6

(1)

30th Jul 2022

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

19:45 Lingfield (AW)

Uther Pendragon

9st 4lb

J: Georgia Dobie

T: J S Moore

led, headed and pushed along under 3f out, outpaced and ridden over 1f out, kept on but no impression inside final furlong

9/1

6th

3

(3)

29th Jun 2022

Firm

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

19:50 Bath

Uther Pendragon

9st 9lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: J S Moore

led, headed but pressed leader after 2f, ridden over 2f out, no extra final furlong

3/1

11th

6

(5)

22nd Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 2f 37y

Class 6

20:00 Bath

Uther Pendragon

9st 11lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: J S Moore

Runs this track very well (dual C&D winner) and gave it a good shot from the front when fourth over C&D in competitive race for the grade 11 days ago; no surprise if he goes well again from the inside stall.

14/1

13th
5 (1)
Nine Elms

12/1

Form: C

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict
Won once on Fibresand here and twice last year over 9.4f at Wolverhampton; creditable third over 1m3f here on penultimate start (ran fairly well in first-time cheekpieces at 1m latest) but unconvincing judged on his five attempts at 11.4f-1m6f.
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1st

8

(5)

9th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

1m 2f 50y

Class 6

17:00 Nottingham

Nine Elms

9st 0lb

J: Aiden Brookes

T: Roy Bowring

prominent, led going easily over 3f out, shaken up over 1f out, ridden and went clear inside final furlong, comfortably

5/1

3rd

7

(3)

21st Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 213y

Class 6

18:55 Doncaster

Nine Elms

9st 6lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: Roy Bowring

in touch with leaders, ridden 2f out, made challenge inside final furlong, kept on

15/2

3rd

2

(4)

6th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 2f 23y

Class 6

15:40 Yarmouth

Nine Elms

9st 11lb

J: Jimmy Quinn

T: Roy Bowring

led, clear from over 5f out, pushed along from over 2f out, ridden when reduced lead inside final furlong, no extra and headed towards finish, lost second final stride

5/2

12 (10)
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9/4

Form: D BF

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
Off the mark (eighth attempt) in 1m4f Wolverhampton handicap early last month; so nearly followed up at Lingfield next time and again runner-up at Newcastle five days ago, both in cheekpieces (absent today); can make the running; in-form contender who has to be in serious calculations.
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6th

8

(2)

12th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

19:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

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8st 11lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Ian Williams

Very consistent in AW handicaps since joining this yard, including a C&D win in December; got his head back in front at Kempton (1m4f) 19 days ago and looks sure to give another good account.

11/4

1st

9

(6)

24th Jan 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 6

16:20 Kempton (AW)

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9st 0lb

J: David Probert

T: Ian Williams

Off the mark in Wolverhampton handicap (1m4f) in December; creditable runner-up in his three starts since, from the front in cheekpieces on first two occasions and coming from mid-division when tongue tied over C&D on latest; must be in serious calculations.

11/4

2nd

10

(9)

12th Jan 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 6

19:00 Kempton (AW)

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9st 0lb

J: Sean Levey

T: Ian Williams

Off the mark in Wolverhampton handicap (1m4f) last month; beaten favourite in two starts since but ran creditably (from the front, in cheekpieces) both times and remains in form; now goes in tongue-tie; likely player.

3/1

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Exacta £211.00
Straight Forecast £214.70
Tricast £795.90
Trifecta £1370.00

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POSTDATA:

Batocchi

The Times:

Donya

LAMBOURN:

Uther Pendragon

Telegraph:

Batocchi

Daily Record:

Batocchi

RP Ratings:

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