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16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

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Betway Amateur Jockeys’ Handicap

  • Prize money: £2823.15
  • 0m 6f 20y
  • Class 6
  • 11 runners
  • Win time: 1m 14s
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Betway Amateur Jockeys’ Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Cloudy

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.34
  • Place: £1.40

Form: 55822-

Last run: 68 days

W: 11st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Expensive to follow in early runs last summer and is still a maiden but has found his level now and this mark is surely within range back from a couple of months off; is high on the shortlist.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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8th

2

(9)

13th Feb 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

13:50 Southwell (AW)

Strike Me A Pose

11st 0lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

Wasn't winning out of turn when returning from a short break to score at Wolverhampton 12 days ago (6f) for Brodie Hampson, coming home nicely clear of Birdie Bowers; 6lb rise asks more of him but not discounted.

7/2

1st

2

(5)

1st Feb 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Strike Me A Pose

11st 0lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

Expensive to follow in early runs last summer and is still a maiden but has found his level now and this mark is surely within range back from a couple of months off; is high on the shortlist.

4/1

2nd

12

(10)

25th Nov 2021

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

14:05 Ascot

Strike Me A Pose

10st 8lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

Hasn't looked entirely straightforward but conditions shouldn't be an issue and he was a creditable second to a well-treated opponent at Newcastle 16 days ago; has the ability to play a part.

6/1

5/1

  • Place: £2.90

Form: 4330-5

Last run: 28 days

W: 10st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Regressive maiden who's run below market expectations the past twice, latterly when blowing the start back down to this trip; has the ability to win off this mark but there are risks involved from stall 11.

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10th

12

(9)

16th Dec 2023

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

16:45 Newcastle (AW)

Birdie Bowers

8st 10lb

J: Shane Gray

T: David Thompson

0-14 this year, though has been placed on four occasions; below par in four of last five outings; chance largely depends on how well he responds to first-time headgear.

20/1

8th

11

(12)

29th Sep 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Birdie Bowers

9st 3lb

J: David Allan

T: David Thompson

Just two wins from 36 starts, both of them coming last August; several good efforts from the front this year, beaten a short head at Beverley on his penultimate start; 5f on Tapeta no problem but other pace to deal with in this field.

10/1

7th

11

(6)

7th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 0y

Class 5

17:35 Carlisle

Birdie Bowers

8st 7lb

J: Paddy Mathers

T: David Thompson

0-12 this year and inconsistent but he's run well to be second on three of his last five starts; can be thereabouts if on a going day.

8/1

16/1

  • Place: £5.40

Form: 420-48 C

Last run: 10 days

W: 10st 0lb

12 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Winless since 2019 and has been turned over 19 times at single-figure prices since then; well held over C&D ten days ago (just behind Deconso) and is some way down the pecking order.

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3rd

11

(1)

1st Feb 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Top Boy

10st 0lb

J: Miss Sarah Bowen

T: Tony Carroll

Winless since 2019 and has been turned over 19 times at single-figure prices since then; well held over C&D ten days ago (just behind Deconso) and is some way down the pecking order.

16/1

8th

9

(8)

22nd Jan 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Top Boy

9st 2lb

J: Aled Beech

T: Tony Carroll

Veteran on a long losing run; has the ability to feature but he was a disappointing favourite at Chelmsford last week; place claims but others stronger for the win.

5/1

4th

6

(2)

15th Jan 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

16:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Top Boy

9st 2lb

J: Emma Taff

T: Tony Carroll

11yo without a win since 2019 but has reached the frame numerous times in handicaps since June and these terms are favourable.

11/4

Form: 44900- D

Last run: 68 days

W: 10st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Wins came after layoffs of eight months and two months so the break looks in his favour; on a career-low mark too, having been drawn wide for his new yard over C&D last time, so it wouldn't surprise to see him do better.

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3rd

5

(3)

6th Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

20:20 Kempton (AW)

Gigis Beach

9st 7lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: Alice Haynes

prominent, ridden and led over 1f out, headed and lost two places when bit short of room inside final furlong, weakened inside final 110yds, just held third

11/2

4th

1

(1)

18th Jun 2022

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 6

18:20 Lingfield (AW)

Gigis Beach

9st 12lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Alice Haynes

pushed along early, midfield and in touch with leaders, ridden and disputing third when switched right over 1f out, kept on but held when short of room towards finish

2/1

1st

3

(10)

6th Jun 2022

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 6

15:03 Lingfield (AW)

Gigis Beach

9st 8lb

J: Thore Hammer Hansen

T: Alice Haynes

travelled strongly, chased leader, led going easily over 2f out, pushed along over 1f out, ridden inside final furlong, reduced lead inside final 110yds, always doing enough

8/1

Form: 5324-7 CD

Last run: 15 days

W: 11st 2lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Made all from a wide stall when winning off a 4lb lower mark over C&D last summer and is better drawn here; this is easier than on his return from four months off last time and Simon Walker, who's taking just his second ride for the yard, is an obvious plus.

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8th

9

(5)

14th Mar 2023

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

16:40 Southwell (AW)

Creek Harbour

9st 11lb

J: Miss Kayla Ruddy

T: Adrian Wintle

Second to Vitesse Du Son at Wolverhampton in December, outrunning his 80-1 odds; far from consistent otherwise of late; others preferred.

25/1

6th

8

(1)

24th Feb 2023

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

19:15 Wolverhampton (AW)

Creek Harbour

9st 0lb

J: Ben Sanderson

T: Adrian Wintle

took keen hold, disputed lead, led but pestered over 6f out, pushed along when headed 2f out

14/1

7th

2

(6)

3rd Feb 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 6

15:50 Lingfield (AW)

Creek Harbour

9st 2lb

J: Ben Sanderson

T: Adrian Wintle

It has been a while since his last win but he was second at Wolverhampton in December over the extended 1m; has the speed to cope with this return to sprinting but others look stronger.

20/1

10/1

Form: 270-58 C

Last run: 10 days

W: 10st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Habitual hard puller who goes without the usual hood now having just his third crack at sprinting (twice well held over C&D previously); is well handicapped again but has too many short-priced convictions for comfort.

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11th

5

(1)

2nd Mar 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

18:25 Chelmsford (AW)

Hachert

9st 2lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Jennie Candlish

took keen hold, prominent, led 5f out

12/1

10th

8

(3)

24th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:00 Southwell (AW)

Hachert

9st 2lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Jennie Candlish

taken down early, pulled hard, in touch with leaders, on outer 5f out, headway over 4f out

11/2

11

(11)

20th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

16:23 Southwell (AW)

Hachert

9st 0lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Jennie Candlish

On a losing run but he has performed with credit in 0-50 classified events twice this month, including over C&D on Sunday; blew the start and then raced too keenly at Wolverhampton on Thursday; this looks more competitive.

9/1

10/1

Form: 4621-0 D

Last run: 14 days

W: 10st 12lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Getting on now and an ordinary effort last time, when easy to back, will need forgiving; has a couple of near-misses to his name over C&D and is well drawn, however, so is worth considering each-way.

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6th

4

(1)

22nd Feb 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 4f 214y

Class 6

17:00 Southwell (AW)

Aces

9st 5lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Charlie Wallis

Getting on now and lacks consistency; it's been a long time since he ran over 5f, so he'll need to get away better than last time, and he's passed over from the lowest stall; Lorna Cole looks his yard's best chance.

10/1

7th

4

(2)

1st Feb 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Aces

10st 12lb

J: Miss Becky Smith

T: Charlie Wallis

Getting on now and an ordinary effort last time, when easy to back, will need forgiving; has a couple of near-misses to his name over C&D and is well drawn, however, so is worth considering each-way.

10/1

10th

5

(12)

18th Jan 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

19:50 Southwell (AW)

Aces

9st 5lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Charlie Wallis

Getting on but arrives in good form and is fine on Tapeta; has a wide stall to cope with off a 3lb higher mark in slightly better company but is adaptable as regards tactics and should go well again.

6/1

6/1

Form: 347-48 CD

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Missed a lot of last year and has become inconsistent; has won over C&D and is on a handy mark but will need to step up on what he's managed in three recent runs; cheekpieces return in place of blinkers.

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10th

3

(7)

2nd Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Griggy

9st 9lb

J: David Probert

T: Adrian Wintle

Has done all his winning over 6f, most recently in 2022; has a doubt over current form and isn't the percentage call returned to 7f.

16/1

6

(6)

9th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

14:32 Wolverhampton (AW)

Griggy

9st 3lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: Adrian Wintle

Has eight wins on his CV but last one was in October 2022; has dropped some way in the weights but he was last of nine behind Peachey Carnehan here (6f) on his return last month and is now 0-15 for current yard; opposable.

12/1

9th

7

(8)

15th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Griggy

9st 3lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Adrian Wintle

Has eight wins on his CV but last one was in October 2022 and he's 0-14 for current yard; continues to slide down the weights but he was well held in his last two runs in the summer and has work to do back from 204 days off.

5/1

20/1

Form: 7080-7 CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 10st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Three-time course winner whose turf victory last summer came over 7.8f; missed the break over C&D last time and makes little appeal.

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11th

10

(12)

29th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

18:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Deconso

9st 1lb

J: George Rooke

T: Christopher Kellett

dwelt start, always towards rear

33/1

10th

11

(10)

10th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Deconso

8st 9lb

J: George Rooke

T: Christopher Kellett

took keen hold, midfield, pushed along and raced wide over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

40/1

8th

8

(1)

25th Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 173y

Class 6

13:25 Carlisle

Deconso

10st 9lb

J: Mr Jason Dixon

T: Christopher Kellett

slowly away, raced in last, pushed along and outpaced halfway, struggling when hung right over 2f out, tailed off (jockeys aid he was conscious not to remove the blind too early and missed the starter's instruction to remove blinds)

33/1

Form: 99-969

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 0lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Competitive off higher marks this time last year but a string of poor efforts since and is hard to fancy this time.

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8th

9

(7)

2nd Mar 2022

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 6

15:20 Lingfield (AW)

Nozieres

8st 12lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: Anthony Carson

17-race maiden; runner-up twice here (6f) last winter but she's been out of sorts this time around; easy to swerve.

50/1

10th

10

(6)

1st Feb 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Nozieres

10st 0lb

J: Miss Kerryanne Alexander

T: Anthony Carson

Competitive off higher marks this time last year but a string of poor efforts since and is hard to fancy this time.

50/1

9th

7

(2)

24th Jan 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

15:30 Southwell (AW)

Nozieres

9st 2lb

J: Laura Pearson

T: Anthony Carson

Regressive 15-race maiden who has been well held in her last ten starts (6f-1m) and makes no appeal back up in trip; headgear worn last time is removed.

25/1

12/1

Form: 30078-

Last run: 47 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Maiden who wasn't beaten far for his new yard seven weeks ago, having got loose in the preliminaries; did most of his racing in Ireland over 5f and would want to see some support now back at 6f.

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11th

9

(8)

1st Feb 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Fool Proof

10st 0lb

J: Miss Sophie Bain

T: David Evans

Maiden who wasn't beaten far for his new yard seven weeks ago, having got loose in the preliminaries; did most of his racing in Ireland over 5f and would want to see some support now back at 6f.

12/1

7

(1)

18th Dec 2021

Standard

0m 5f 6y

Class 6

11:40 Lingfield (AW)

Fool Proof

8st 2lb

J: George Rooke

T: David Evans

0-15 in Ireland; got loose in the preliminaries before finishing in mid-division on British debut at Southwell on Thursday; may builld on that and not discounted if turned out again.

12/1

8th

14

(6)

16th Dec 2021

Standard To Slow

0m 4f 214y

Class 6

14:06 Southwell (AW)

Fool Proof

8st 8lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: David Evans

Failed to win in 15 starts in Ireland; the odd good effort over 5f though and new yard will extract any ability he retains; worth market check.

12/1

OUR TIP
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Tahonta

Form: 369-09 D

Last run: 4 days

W: 10st 12lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Regressed sharply last year, dropping 22lb down the weights, and no signs lately that he's about to turn the corner; is having a first crack at sprinting since his 2yo days and is drawn wide.

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11th

10

(1)

3rd Feb 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 6

15:50 Lingfield (AW)

Tahonta

9st 2lb

J: Joshua Bryan

T: Archie Watson

Ultimately disappointing for this yard after some early promise; never featured over C&D last week and others appeal more for win purposes.

12/1

7th

6

(5)

27th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 6

13:15 Lingfield (AW)

Tahonta

9st 2lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Archie Watson

Sole win came in 2020 and he's 0-6 for current yard; ran well at Southwell four starts ago but has not backed up that effort since; down the field in classified events at Chelmsford and Newcastle this month.

12/1

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Straight Forecast £301.50
Tricast £7786.70
Trifecta £4175.00

Selections

LAMBOURN:

Strike Me A Pose

Daily Mail:

Creek Harbour

Telegraph:

Griggy

POSTDATA:

Aces

The Times:

Strike Me A Pose

The Guardian:

Strike Me A Pose

Daily Express:

Strike Me A Pose

Daily Record:

Strike Me A Pose

The Sun:

Creek Harbour

The Star:

Creek Harbour