February 25 / 14.20 Lingfield (AW)

14.20 Lingfield (AW)

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Play 4 To Win At Betway Handicap

  • Prize money: £2970
  • 1m 4f 0y
  • Class 6
  • 12 runners
  • Win time: 2m 33s
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Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Partly cloudy

16/1 (Won)

  • Win: £15.00
  • Place: £3.50

Form: 9422-6 C

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict
Won a C&D seller for Richard Hughes last summer; runner-up in 1m4f handicaps here late last year and was outpaced over shorter last time; better expected.
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1st

1

(6)

14th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 198y

Class 6

18:53 Brighton

Largo Bay

9st 10lb

J: George Rooke

T: Michael Madgwick

prominent, going okay when pressed leader over 3f out, pushed along and made sustained challenge from 2f out, ridden inside final furlong, led final strides

6/1

4th

2

(6)

19th May 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 133y

Class 6

13:20 Lingfield

Largo Bay

9st 10lb

J: Jim Crowley

T: Michael Madgwick

The winner of 1m2f/1m4f AW handicaps here and plenty of other good efforts in defeat; close to a career-high mark but running well.

5/2

3rd

6

(7)

10th May 2022

Standard

1m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:15 Lingfield (AW)

Largo Bay

9st 5lb

J: Andrea Atzeni

T: Michael Madgwick

33/1

  • Place: £13.20

Form: 56-9

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 65

Form & Verdict
Didn't run badly in AW maiden on only run for Joseph O'Brien but beneath that level so far for current yard and was pulled up over hurdles recently; hard to know what to make of this sort of mark and is now visored.
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2nd

2

(6)

25th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

14:20 Lingfield (AW)

Hobsons Bay

9st 10lb

J: Tom Buckley

T: Nigel Hawke

Didn't run badly in AW maiden on only run for Joseph O'Brien but beneath that level so far for current yard and was pulled up over hurdles recently; hard to know what to make of this sort of mark and is now visored.

33/1

6

10th Feb 2022

Good

2m 0f 128y

Class 4

13:35 Doncaster

Hobsons Bay

10st 12lb

J: Tom Buckley

T: Nigel Hawke

Fifth of 14 at Dundalk (10.6f, Polytrack) in October on sole run for Joseph O'Brien; not quite at the same level in two more AW Flat starts for new yard in recent months; probably best watched now hurdling.

100/1

9th

1

(2)

9th Jan 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 5

14:40 Southwell (AW)

Hobsons Bay

10st 0lb

Fifth of 14 at Dundalk (10.6f, Polytrack) in October on sole run for Joseph O'Brien; sold for 5,000gns four days later and ran respectably at Wolverhampton (9.4f; 25-1) ten days ago but he looks best watched with today's drop in trip.

20/1

7/1

  • Place: £2.90

Form: 0050-3

Last run: 32 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Outpaced by the front two but still ran well when never far away over 1m4f at Wolverhampton last month; respected, despite strike-rate of 1-19.
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1st

7

(5)

18th Jun 2022

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

20:30 Lingfield (AW)

Avarice

9st 8lb

J: Collen Storey

T: John Butler

bumped start, raced in second, ridden and quickened to lead over 1f out, went clear and kept on strongly final furlong, readily

8/1

14th

5

(6)

27th May 2022

Good

1m 3f 140y

Class 5

18:25 Haydock

Avarice

10st 12lb

J: Mr John Reddington

T: John Butler

8/1

2nd

4

(3)

10th May 2022

Standard

1m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:15 Lingfield (AW)

Avarice

9st 7lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: John Butler

20/1

Form: 53246- CD

Last run: 214 days

W: 9st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Three AW wins include one over C&D; up and down last year but ran some fair races in defeat and he's on a good mark once more.
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3rd

6

(6)

21st Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 198y

Class 6

15:30 Brighton

Be Fair

10st 10lb

J: Miss Sarah Bowen

T: Tony Carroll

switched left soon after start, held up in rear, ridden and headway on inner over 1f out, disputing second 1f out, lost second and held final 110yds

5/1

3rd

3

(2)

2nd Jun 2022

Standard

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:10 Chelmsford (AW)

Be Fair

9st 8lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Tony Carroll

in rear but in touch with leaders, not clear run and switched right over 1f out, soon ridden and headway, went third and kept on well final 110yds

5/2

4th

1

(7)

9th May 2022

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

15:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Be Fair

9st 13lb

J: James Doyle

T: Tony Carroll

OUR TIP

Form: 3710-5 C BF

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
Won three times for previous yard, once here over 1m2f; unraced over quite this far but interesting that he was backed into favouritism on his stable debut at Wolverhampton and he raced wide throughout in finishing fifth; drawn wide again but may do better.
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13th

3

(9)

23rd Apr 2022

Good To Firm

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

16:26 Leicester

For Richard

9st 7lb

J: Pat Cosgrave

T: Peter Charalambous & James Clutterbuck

Dual 1m2f winner for John Best last spring (AW/turf) and made quite encouraging stable debut on AW in February (9.4f) but faded out of contention on last two starts (1m4f/1m2f) and will need a stronger finishing effort here.

14/1

7th

4

(1)

30th Mar 2022

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

13:30 Lingfield (AW)

For Richard

9st 5lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: Peter Charalambous

5th

1

(11)

25th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

14:20 Lingfield (AW)

For Richard

9st 11lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Peter Charalambous

Won three times for previous yard, once here over 1m2f; unraced over quite this far but interesting that he was backed into favouritism on his stable debut at Wolverhampton and he raced wide throughout in finishing fifth; drawn wide again but may do better.

10/1

Form: 870-31 CD

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict
Having only his eighth run and first at this trip when winning very comfortably here four weeks ago, beating the 50-1 chance Too Shy Shy; probably progressive and a 5lb rise shouldn't be too damaging.
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4th

10

(3)

26th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

15:50 Windsor

Pablo Prince

9st 1lb

J: David Egan

T: John Best & Karen Jewell

midfield, not clear run over 2f out, switched left and headway from over 1f out, ridden and kept on inside final furlong

6/1

6th

4

(4)

25th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

14:20 Lingfield (AW)

Pablo Prince

9st 8lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: John Best & Karen Jewell

Having only his eighth run and first at this trip when winning very comfortably here four weeks ago, beating the 50-1 chance Too Shy Shy; probably progressive and a 5lb rise shouldn't be too damaging.

6/4

1st

8

(7)

28th Jan 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

15:20 Lingfield (AW)

Pablo Prince

9st 2lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: John Best & Karen Jewell

Seven-race maiden; close third over 1m2f here 16 days ago, posting clearly his best handicap effort despite being carried wide on the home turn; looks likely to be suited by this longer distance; big player off same mark.

3/1

5/1

Form: 554-12 CD BF

Last run: 41 days

W: 9st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Made the most of his reduced mark to win for a fourth time over C&D in January and gave it a good go on his return visit; remains on a competitive mark, so every chance of being involved.
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7th

6

(10)

25th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

14:20 Lingfield (AW)

Devizes

9st 7lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Pat Phelan

Made the most of his reduced mark to win for a fourth time over C&D in January and gave it a good go on his return visit; remains on a competitive mark, so every chance of being involved.

5/1

2nd

2

(2)

15th Jan 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

15:30 Lingfield (AW)

Devizes

9st 7lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Pat Phelan

Made the most of his reduced mark to win for a fourth time over C&D last week and did that cosily, albeit with some trouble in behind; up 3lb and handicapped to go in again.

7/4

1st

8

(6)

7th Jan 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

15:50 Lingfield (AW)

Devizes

9st 3lb

Four wins (three C&D) on Polytrack in January-April 2021; he's back 3lb below his last winning mark and his recent starts, particularly latest, suggest he has a big shout.

2/1

Form: 8617-6 CD

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 10lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict
Dual course winner (1m2f/1m4f) and also clicked at Wolverhampton (1m6f) three runs ago, last May; poor since though and something to prove all of a sudden.
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8th

3

(1)

25th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

14:20 Lingfield (AW)

Abel Tasman

9st 10lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Ian Williams

Dual course winner (1m2f/1m4f) and also clicked at Wolverhampton (1m6f) three runs ago, last May; poor since though and something to prove all of a sudden.

12/1

6th

1

(1)

2nd Feb 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 7f 218y

Class 6

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Abel Tasman

9st 12lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Ian Williams

Two-time Polytrack winner who scored at Wolverhampton (1m6f) last May; however, he's been absent since a below-par run on turf later that month and needs to return at the top of his game against some in-form rivals.

16/1

2

(4)

7th Dec 2021

Standard To Slow

1m 6f 21y

Class 6

17:00 Southwell (AW)

Abel Tasman

9st 12lb

J: Ben Sanderson

T: Ian Williams

Only 3lb higher than for his Wolverhampton win in May (1m6f); struggled in a Class 4 at Chester later that month and off the track since; betting should guide as to confidence level behind him on his return.

7/1

14/1

Form: 89-302 C

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Having first run beyond 1m when 1l second to Pablo Prince over C&D last month; raced prominently off a steady pace though and may have been flattered.
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4th

9

(3)

29th Jun 2022

Firm

1m 2f 37y

Class 6

20:20 Bath

Too Shy Shy

9st 9lb

J: William Cox

T: John Flint

held up in rear, headway to lead and edged left over 1f out, soon ridden, headed and no extra inside final 110yds

6/1

4th

5

(8)

13th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 99y

Class 6

20:10 Windsor

Too Shy Shy

9st 2lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: John Flint

held up in rear, headway on outer over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, edged right inside final furlong, no extra inside final 110yds, lost third post

6/1

5th

9

(2)

4th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

20:35 Chepstow

Too Shy Shy

9st 0lb

J: William Cox

T: John Flint

in touch with leaders, ridden 3f out, weakened inside final furlong

14/1

20/1

Form: 365-77 CD

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 5lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict
Goes well here but it's hard to draw many positives from his three runs this winter.
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6th

2

(1)

18th Mar 2022

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Rakematiz

9st 7lb

J: William Carson

T: Brett Johnson

Five-time winner (once here) who has been out of sorts since returning to action in December; tumbling down the weights as a result and the returning visor could help matters; worth a market check.

14/1

10th

8

(7)

25th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

14:20 Lingfield (AW)

Rakematiz

9st 5lb

J: William Carson

T: Brett Johnson

Goes well here but it's hard to draw many positives from his three runs this winter.

20/1

7th

4

(5)

5th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 5f 0y

Class 6

13:11 Lingfield (AW)

Rakematiz

9st 7lb

J: William Carson

T: Brett Johnson

Three of his four four AW wins (up to 1m4f) have come here but it's hard to draw many positives from his two runs this winter; could only consider if backed.

25/1

11th
7 (12)
Ban Shoof

25/1

Form: 243/2/ C

Last run: 769 days

W: 9st 7lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Three-time AW winner and ran well to be second on his final appearance more than two years ago; that was over 2m but is fine at this trip and it's just a question of what ability remains.
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3rd

2

(8)

2nd Apr 2022

Standard

1m 7f 169y

Class 6

16:50 Lingfield (AW)

Ban Shoof

9st 4lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Gary Moore

Two of his four wins have come over 1m2f around here, though he was placed in both starts over 2m at Chelmsford in the winter of 2019/20; failed to beat a rival on his return from almost two years off here (1m4f) in February and has something to prove at present.

14/1

11th

7

(12)

25th Feb 2022

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

14:20 Lingfield (AW)

Ban Shoof

9st 7lb

J: Anna Gibson

T: Gary Moore

Three-time AW winner and ran well to be second on his final appearance more than two years ago; that was over 2m but is fine at this trip and it's just a question of what ability remains.

25/1

13/2

Form: 64-312 CD BF

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Similar chance to Devizes on their 1-2 here in January and produced something similar to finish runner-up at Southwell; beginning to look exposed at this trip but has each-way claims.
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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

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Payout
Exacta £4422.00
Straight Forecast £4803.50
Tricast £47120.30
Trifecta £44140.00

Selections

RP Ratings:

Devizes

SPOTLIGHT:

Pablo Prince

The Guardian:

Donya

NEWMARKET:

For Richard

POSTDATA:

Too Shy Shy

Daily Express:

Abel Tasman

The Times:

Pablo Prince

Daily Mail:

Pablo Prince

The Sun:

Pablo Prince

Telegraph:

Devizes

Daily Mirror:

Devizes

The Star:

Devizes

Daily Record:

Devizes