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19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

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Betway Maiden Stakes (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £3942
  • 1m 1f 104y
  • Class 5
  • 11 runners
  • Win time: 2m 0s
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Betway Maiden Stakes (GBB Race)

Runners: 11 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Mostly sunny

7/2 (Won)

  • Win: £2.88
  • Place: £1.20

Form: 4-

Last run: 49 days

W: 8st 6lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Made an encouraging debut (fourth over 7f) at Kempton seven weeks ago, shaping as if he'll be suited by this step up in distance; open to progress and enters calculations.

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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

4

(4)

15th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 15y

Class 1

19:47 Hamilton

Zain Sarinda

9st 7lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Tom Clover

held up in behind leaders, shaken up 5f out, pushed along over 3f out, ridden and unbalanced against far rail over 2f out, soon beaten

11/4

2nd

7

(3)

14th May 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

Class 1

13:50 Newmarket

Zain Sarinda

9st 5lb

J: Jack Mitchell

T: Tom Clover

Impressed in defying a penalty at Wolverhampton and it was a cracking effort in defeat at Epsom (1m2f, good), especially as he didn't look overly at ease with the track; fourth-placed United Nations clearly took a significant step forward on that form when winning last week at Lingfield but this colt could do likewise; respected.

9/4

3rd

8

(4)

19th Apr 2022

Good

1m 2f 17y

Class 1

14:20 Epsom

Zain Sarinda

9st 1lb

J: Jack Mitchell

T: Tom Clover

Improving over slightly shorter on Wolverhampton Tapeta but the remote second there last month had even bigger drubbing by Nahanni at Leicester since; may do better yet but big step up in class coincides with first experience of turf.

5/2

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 92-

Last run: 28 days

W: 8st 6lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Shamardal colt who finished second in 8.6f novice event here four weeks ago, improving plenty on his Kempton debut effort; looks likely to stay this longer distance; leading contender.

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11th

3

(5)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 2

16:10 Newcastle (AW)

Base Note

9st 9lb

J: Harry Burns

T: Simon & Ed Crisford

5-18 on AW; creditable second in this contest 12 months ago when it was still a conditions race and only six ran; far from certain to repeat that effort, judged on his two efforts this year (latest behind Penzance).

40/1

7th

1

(7)

1st Mar 2024

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1m 2f 0y

Class 2

16:22 Lingfield (AW)

Base Note

9st 12lb

J: Harry Burns

T: Simon & Ed Crisford

He has won five of his 11 runs in AW handicaps, the latest in good style at Chelmsford in November off 4lb lower; solid efforts in Listed events (including C&D) on his next two starts; looked a bit tricky at Southwell last time but he has the talent to go well back in a handicap.

8/1

5th

1

(6)

25th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 3f 23y

Class 2

13:00 Southwell (AW)

Base Note

9st 4lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Simon & Ed Crisford

Classy performer on AW who has improved again this winter, winning 1m2f handicap at Chelmsford in November before placing in Listed events at Kempton (1m4f) and Lingfield (1m2f); another prominent showing looks assured.

7/2

11/4

  • Place: £1.20

Form: 4-

Last run: 28 days

W: 8st 6lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Promising debut at this course (8.6f) last month, keeping on for fourth (only 2l behind Base Note) and leaving the impression this longer trip will suit; respected with improvement on the cards.

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4th

3

(1)

13th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

1m 4f 0y

Class 1

15:35 Newmarket (July)

Grand Alliance

9st 8lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: Charlie Fellowes

Quirky sort whose best effort came with clearcut Group 3 win at Newbury (1m4f, soft) in April, despite again hanging badly left in latter stages; no show in Group 2 at Royal Ascot (1m4f, good to firm; ran well with the same conditions there one year earlier) on his only run since; Ryan Moore rides him for the first time; major work to do even on best form.

12/1

6th

4

(2)

24th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 3f 211y

Class 1

16:20 Ascot

Grand Alliance

9st 3lb

J: William Buick

T: Charlie Fellowes

Quirky sort who might have collared Changingoftheguard in the King Edward VII over C&D 12 months ago had he kept a true line; regained the winning thread in Group 3 at Newbury (1m4f, soft) on sole outing this term, despite again hanging badly left in latter stages; this is a harder task.

28/1

1st

3

(1)

22nd Apr 2023

Soft

1m 4f 0y

Class 1

13:30 Newbury

Grand Alliance

9st 2lb

J: James Doyle

T: Charlie Fellowes

Had his quirks last term (gelded before final start; wore headgear last four) and going very close in the King Edward VII at Royal Ascot (1m4f) remains clearly his highest rating; first start on softer than good was his respectable third to Max Vega in Group 3 over C&D (heavy) last October; even peak form may not be good enough.

25/1

11/4

Form:

Last run:

W: 8st 1lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Filly by Australia; dam 5f-6f winner (including AW), closely related to 5f-6f winner Grecian Divine out of 1m winner, is granddaughter of 7f 2yo Group 2 winner; major stable; interesting newcomer.

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5th

8

(9)

8th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 99y

Class 6

19:35 Windsor

Marmalashes

8st 9lb

J: Mollie Phillips

T: John Bridger

led, pushed along and headed 3f out, soon weakened

33/1

8th

8

(5)

30th Jul 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Lingfield (AW)

Marmalashes

8st 11lb

J: William Carson

T: John Bridger

dwelt start, always towards rear

20/1

8th

6

(9)

17th Apr 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 4f 14y

Class 6

18:00 Southwell (AW)

Marmalashes

8st 11lb

J: Stevie Donohoe

T: William Haggas

Form:

Last run:

W: 8st 1lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Charming Thought half-sister to winners Tribesman (GB 5f 2yo/German 7.5f) and Brass Clankers (1m2f AW); dam sprint maiden, half-sister to numerous winning sprinters; market informative.

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1st

1

(5)

28th Feb 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Kempton (AW)

Thoughtful Gift

10st 0lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Jack Jones

Has form figures of 231 since switched to classified level, most recently opening her account with 2l success under Oisin Murphy at Lingfield (1m; beat Rainbow Sign); respected, even with 5lb penalty.

13/8

1st

11

(6)

19th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 6

16:50 Lingfield (AW)

Thoughtful Gift

9st 9lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Jack Jones

Low-mileage 5yo who has made a good start for her current yard, not enjoying a clear run when third in classified event over C&D 15 days ago; form has been franked so she's a big player.

9/4

100/1

Form: 00-

Last run: 40 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Minor form in two bumpers and has failed to beat a rival in two Flat races; opposed.

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9th

7

(10)

4th Oct 2022

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

17:05 Brighton

Joyful Song

9st 0lb

J: Franny Norton

T: Tony Newcombe

prominent, pressed leader 4f out, switched to near side and led 3f out, ridden and weakened from 2f out

20/1

14th

12

(13)

3rd Sep 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:00 Kempton (AW)

Joyful Song

9st 0lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Tony Newcombe

midfield, pushed along halfway, dropped to rear home turn, well behind from 2f out

11/1

3rd

6

(3)

4th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

15:50 Brighton

Joyful Song

9st 1lb

J: Franny Norton

T: Tony Newcombe

led, ridden and headed over 2f out, soon hung left, outpaced over 1f out, kept on and went third inside final 110yds

33/1

50/1

Form: 0-

Last run: 48 days

W: 8st 1lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Made no impact at Lingfield (1m) on debut, having blown the start; needs to break more cleanly and take a big step forward.

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10th

6

(1)

24th Jan 2022

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 5

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Deacs Girl

8st 6lb

J: Nicola Currie

T: Jamie Osborne

Unable to threaten on her first two starts (1m/9.4f; lost significant ground at start on debut) and has considerable amount to find with the principals here.

66/1

7th

9

(1)

17th Jan 2022

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 5

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Deacs Girl

8st 1lb

J: George Rooke

T: Jamie Osborne

Made no impact at Lingfield (1m) on debut, having blown the start; needs to break more cleanly and take a big step forward.

50/1

10th

11

(3)

30th Nov 2021

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 5

12:40 Lingfield (AW)

Deacs Girl

9st 0lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Jamie Osborne

£30,000 yearling; Churchill half-sister to four winners, notably Cape Castle (1m4f-1m6f including AW) and Influent (1m/9.4f AW); dam 7f AW winner; one of four newcomers in the field; market instructive.

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 8st 6lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

First foal; dam well beaten 5.7f-1m, half-sister to 2m hurdle winner Looks Like Slim and 8.4f AW 2yo selling/2m-2m4f hurdle winner Killing Me Softly; market instructive on debut.

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0

9

12th Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 50y

Class 5

14:30 Wincanton

Sous Surveillance

11st 3lb

J: Harry Bannister

T: Dominic Ffrench Davis

in touch with leaders, weakened before 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out

66/1

10th

12

14th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 5

11:45 Taunton

Sous Surveillance

11st 2lb

J: Ben Ffrench Davis

T: Dominic Ffrench Davis

Tailed off when 66-1 for handicap hurdle debut at Plumpton in May and struggled in low-grade Flat races afterwards.

100/1

8th

6

(5)

10th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

20:40 Chepstow

Sous Surveillance

9st 9lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: Dominic Ffrench Davis

11-race maiden who has struggled in six runs under both codes for a new yard this year; finished a remote last of six at Brighton (1m2f, good to firm) 13 days ago and he needs a tongue-tie to make a big difference at this new trip.

25/1

20/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Well-held seventh in junior bumper at Huntingdon; not exactly appealing on that bare form but he may improve over this shorter trip with the experience under his belt.

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10th

2

(2)

7th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 5

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Branston Pikkle

9st 5lb

J: Robert Winston

T: Roger Teal

Comfortably held in Huntingdon bumper and C&D maiden; others preferred.

40/1

9th

2

(8)

17th Jan 2022

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 5

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Branston Pikkle

9st 13lb

J: George Bass

T: Roger Teal

Well-held seventh in junior bumper at Huntingdon; not exactly appealing on that bare form but he may improve over this shorter trip with the experience under his belt.

20/1

7th

2

20th Nov 2021

Good

1m 5f 148y

Class 5

15:43 Huntingdon

Branston Pikkle

10st 12lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: Roger Teal

1,000gns yearling; half-brother to German 9.7f-1m3f winner Lottaria; dam French/US 7f-1m2f winner; yard is just 2-36 in bumpers, both wins recorded by useful Ocean Wind.

14/1

20/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Disappointing favourite (last of five) in Musselburgh bumper for Laura Morgan; evidently thought capable of better and has a decent Flat pedigree, so improvement looks possible; check the market signals.

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11th

12

(7)

2nd Mar 2022

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

13:00 Lingfield (AW)

Waltons Grove

9st 2lb

J: Harry Burns

T: John Butler

Has not achieved much in a bumper (for Laura Morgan in October) or three AW starts for John Butler this winter; hood fitted for this more suitable task and he needs noting for market confidence.

10/1

6th

4

(5)

12th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 5

16:37 Lingfield (AW)

Waltons Grove

9st 5lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: John Butler

Failed to beat a rival in a Musselburgh bumper (started favourite) in October nor in two starts on the AW over 7f/9.5f this year; stable also runs the newcomer Dark Icon.

66/1

12th

1

(1)

6th Feb 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

14:50 Kempton (AW)

Waltons Grove

10st 0lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: John Butler

Last of five when favourite in Musselburgh bumper for Laura Morgan; 40-1, well adrift in maiden at Wolverhampton (9.4f, AW) three weeks ago.

50/1

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 13lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

First foal of the yard's multiple 5f-6f winner Two Turtle Doves; got well behind in the home straight and finished tailed off in Huntingdon bumper; this may prove more suitable.

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0

2

4th Jul 2023

Good

2m 0f 70y

Class 4

18:10 Stratford

Doves Delight

11st 4lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Michael Mullineaux

Tailed off in a bumper in 2021 and has achieved nothing on the Flat since.

100/1

11th

3

(5)

2nd Aug 2022

Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

14:45 Catterick

Doves Delight

9st 4lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Michael Mullineaux

towards rear, ridden before halfway, struggling 3f out, switched to near side but detached 2f out, tailed off

33/1

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Payout
Exacta £72.00
Straight Forecast £62.30
Trifecta £174.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Base Note

SPOTLIGHT:

Grand Alliance

Telegraph:

Zain Sarinda

The Times:

Grand Alliance

The Guardian:

Grand Alliance

Daily Mail:

Grand Alliance

NEWMARKET:

Base Note

Daily Express:

Base Note

Daily Mirror:

Base Note

The Sun:

Base Note

Daily Record:

Base Note

The Star:

Zain Sarinda