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15:30 Southwell (AW)

Standard To Slow

Play 4 To Win At Betway Classified Stakes (Div I)

  • Prize money: £2970
  • 0m 6f 16y
  • Class 6
  • 10 runners
  • Win time: 1m 16s
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Play 4 To Win At Betway Classified Stakes (Div I)

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Showers

9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £7.00
  • Place: £1.90

Form: 26-751 D

Last run: 6 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 44

Form & Verdict

Narrow winner at Kempton (7f, Polytrack) last August and again had little to spare when successful at Lingfield (6f, Polytrack) six days ago; that's only modest form, but he knows how to win which is more than can he said for many of his elders here.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

10

(10)

10th Mar 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

15:30 Southwell (AW)

Thatsthefinest

8st 13lb

J: Luke Morris

T: John Butler

Narrow winner at Kempton (7f, Polytrack) last August and again had little to spare when successful at Lingfield (6f, Polytrack) six days ago; that's only modest form, but he knows how to win which is more than can he said for many of his elders here.

9/2

1st

8

(2)

4th Mar 2022

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 6

16:25 Lingfield (AW)

Thatsthefinest

8st 12lb

J: Luke Morris

T: John Butler

7f winner at Kempton last August and also ran well over this trip, including here; below his best in both runs this year (pulled hard over 7f latest); capable but not without risk; stable also run Jaas Yard.

8/1

5th

9

(3)

24th Jan 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Thatsthefinest

8st 12lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: John Butler

Scored off basement mark at Kempton (7f) last summer and may have needed the run when seventh this month (6f), after a break; swaps cheekpieces for first-time blinkers today; can't be ruled out.

9/2

4/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 5-4433 D

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Hard to win with (2-40 under both codes), but has made the frame in his last four starts over 6f/7f on the AW including in similar events on the last three occasions; can't be ruled out in returning blinkers.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

11th

5

(15)

1st Aug 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 42y

Class 6

17:55 Yarmouth

Jack Ryan

9st 9lb

J: Darragh Keenan

T: John Ryan

always behind

10/1

9th

8

(5)

21st Jul 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

Class 4

20:40 Newmarket (July)

Jack Ryan

8st 9lb

J: Jimmy Quinn

T: John Ryan

midfield, dropped to rear halfway, weakened over 1f out

100/1

12th

13

(9)

17th Feb 2023

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

20:15 Southwell (AW)

Jack Ryan

9st 0lb

J: Darragh Keenan

T: John Ryan

Not the easiest to win with but he did get the job done in a big-field handicap at Yarmouth in October (6f, good to soft); solid efforts over C&D the last twice but he will need to pull out a bit more to take this.

12/1

7/2

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 46-632 C

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Successful in just one of his last 35 starts and a long time since he has tackled this far, but placed efforts in similar events over 5f here the last twice give him each-way claims.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

1

(2)

14th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Arzaak

9st 9lb

J: Luke Catton

T: Charlie Wallis

prominent on inner, bit short of room and lost position under 4f out

7/2

3rd

3

(11)

27th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 4f 214y

Class 6

17:30 Southwell (AW)

Arzaak

9st 9lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Charlie Wallis

Close second behind fellow veteran Another Angel over C&D a year ago; underperformed in visor on latest outing and now goes in reapplied blinkers; capable of being involved but he's on a very long losing run.

14/1

Form: 3-5214 CD

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Has run well in all three visits here and did it nicely when winning a 0-55 handicap over C&D early last month; may have gone even closer with a clear run when fourth of nine in a 0-60 at Newcastle last time (winner has gone in again since) and very much respected back at this level.

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6th

11

(5)

17th Mar 2022

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:45 Southwell (AW)

Western Music

9st 2lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: David Barron

Goes well here and didn't really get the breaks when fourth in a 6f classified event on her latest visit, for which she was a shade of odds-on; stays 7f and needs respecting.

4/1

4th

9

(4)

10th Mar 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

15:30 Southwell (AW)

Western Music

9st 7lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: David Barron

Has run well in all three visits here and did it nicely when winning a 0-55 handicap over C&D early last month; may have gone even closer with a clear run when fourth of nine in a 0-60 at Newcastle last time (winner has gone in again since) and very much respected back at this level.

2/1

4th

10

(5)

21st Feb 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Newcastle (AW)

Western Music

8st 12lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: David Barron

Went close at Southwell (7f) last month and she found more progress back at 6f when getting off the mark (ninth attempt) there 18 days ago; finished well to score with authority in that race and a 3lb rise for that success looks fair; big player.

9/2

Form: -83857

Last run: 3 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Has given the impression he would be suited by the return to this trip in his last couple of starts over 5f, including when just over a length behind Arzaak here, but he is now 0-19; more needed if he is to record a breakthrough win.

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11th

12

(12)

1st Nov 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:45 Newcastle (AW)

Giant Steps

9st 0lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Stella Barclay

Sprung a 33-1 surprise over 5f at Catterick in April; two good runs over this trip at Wolverhampton in July but he has retreated into his shell since; others come here with more obvious claims.

25/1

10th

11

(8)

17th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Giant Steps

8st 9lb

J: Amie Waugh

T: Stella Barclay

slowly away, towards rear, raced wide and no impression from over 2f out

20/1

6th

9

(6)

28th Sep 2022

Good

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

13:44 Catterick

Giant Steps

10st 2lb

J: Miss Nicola Thornton

T: Stella Barclay

awkward start and bumped rival, in touch with leaders up the centre, dropped to rear when edged right and towards near side from over 2f out, shaken up and stayed on from over 1f out, never near to challenge

6/1

16/1

Form: 520-87 C

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Two wins for Tim Easterby last summer included one over 6f here (Fibresand), but shown little in first two starts for this yard; drops in grade and blinkers return alongside the tongue-tie, but others are more convincing.

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Verdict Starting price

14th

17

(16)

16th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 2

16:00 Bath

Fossos

8st 2lb

J: Mollie Phillips

T: Deborah Faulkner

Solid run of form since July but winning from out of the weights in this grade from stall 16 looks a stiff task.

25/1

2nd

7

(2)

4th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 16y

Class 6

16:30 Chepstow

Fossos

9st 3lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Deborah Faulkner

C&D winner off 1lb lower in July (good to soft); two fair runs since, last time finishing just behind Porterinthejungle when fourth over C&D (good to firm); chance.

6/1

4th

6

(8)

24th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 16y

Class 6

14:15 Chepstow

Fossos

9st 2lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Deborah Faulkner

took keen hold, prominent, challenging 1f out, edged left and no extra inside final 110yds

9/2

Form: 806

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Beaten miles in a bumper and first two Flat starts (saddle slipped on one occasion) before sixth of eight in a Wolverhampton maiden (6f, Tapeta) 12 days ago; has fewer convictions than his rivals, but still has enough to prove.

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11th

11

(8)

20th May 2022

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

13:45 Bath

Gordonontheorgan

9st 0lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: John O’Shea

8th

8

(2)

28th Apr 2022

Good To Firm

0m 5f 16y

Class 6

18:45 Chepstow

Gordonontheorgan

8st 2lb

J: Mollie Phillips

T: John O’Shea

Soundly beaten on all six starts but displayed glimmer of promise before fading out of contention on recent handicap debut at Windsor (6f, good to soft); now drops to 5f with cheekpieces added.

16/1

8th

12

(8)

11th Apr 2022

Good To Soft

0m 6f 12y

Class 6

14:20 Windsor

Gordonontheorgan

8st 8lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: John O’Shea

16/1

Form: 9-8068

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 41

Form & Verdict

Well held in five starts over 5f-8.6f on Tapeta; first-time cheekpieces will need to make a difference.

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6th

8

(1)

21st Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

19:30 Southwell (AW)

Trulie Good

9st 2lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Roy Bowring

Ran on strongly to win a similar event over 5f here last month (visored for the first time); the headgear didn't have such a positive effect when down the field at Newcastle last week (6f; Catherine Chroi second) but perhaps the return to this venue will help.

7/1

7th

8

(6)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:10 Newcastle (AW)

Trulie Good

9st 9lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: Roy Bowring

prominent, weakened from over 1f out

9/4

1st

11

(7)

27th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 4f 214y

Class 6

17:30 Southwell (AW)

Trulie Good

9st 9lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Roy Bowring

6yo maiden whose improved form this year features a couple of good seconds in sprint handicaps here (ties in with Street Life on reappearance running); outstayed over 1m last time; enters calculations back down in distance with visor added.

13/2

Form: 690930

Last run: 2 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

0-17 and has shown little for a while now, including when tailed off at Wolverhampton on Tuesday (looked a very difficult ride).

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9th

3

(7)

10th Mar 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

15:30 Southwell (AW)

Elektronic

9st 7lb

J: Theodore Ladd

T: Michael Appleby

0-17 and has shown little for a while now, including when tailed off at Wolverhampton on Tuesday (looked a very difficult ride).

16/1

11th

5

(4)

8th Mar 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

18:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Elektronic

9st 2lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Michael Appleby

Quirky maiden who often hangs left; well-held last of three runners in 5f seller at Southwell two weeks ago; drop to 0-50 level may help but he comes with risks.

12/1

3rd

4

(1)

22nd Feb 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 4f 214y

Class 5

17:30 Southwell (AW)

Elektronic

9st 0lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: Michael Appleby

Regressive, longstanding maiden who's been tried in various headgear and now goes in first-time blinkers; has a chance at the weights, especially with the experienced Frederick Larson taking 5lb off, but will need to improve a deal on this year's runs.

10/1

OUR TIP

Form: 896-

Last run: 100 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 30

Form & Verdict

Beat a total of one rival in three starts over 6f/7f on turf/Tapeta last year; hard to fancy, even at this level.

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5

29th May 2023

Good

2m 1f 46y

Class 4

14:20 Cartmel

Civil Justice Gone

11st 2lb

J: Ross Chapman

T: Barry Murtagh

Pulled up when 250-1 for two maiden hurdles in the autumn; can't be recommended here.

100/1

10

2nd Nov 2022

Good To Soft

1m 7f 124y

Class 4

14:07 Musselburgh

Civil Justice Gone

10st 11lb

J: Alan Doyle

T: Barry Murtagh

Displayed very little on the Flat (four starts) and pulled up at 250-1 on last month's hurdle debut at Sedgefield (2m1f, good to soft).

200/1

7

5th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 4

13:40 Sedgefield

Civil Justice Gone

10st 10lb

J: Thomas Willmott

T: Barry Murtagh

raced wide, held up in rear, mistake when sprawled on landing and nearly lost jockey 4 out, soon pulled up

200/1

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Straight Forecast £259.90
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Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Western Music

NEWMARKET:

Jack Ryan

The Guardian:

Arzaak

The Star:

Thatsthefinest

RP Ratings:

Western Music

POSTDATA:

Western Music

THE NORTH:

Western Music

The Times:

Western Music

Daily Mail:

Western Music

Daily Express:

Western Music

Daily Mirror:

Western Music

The Sun:

Western Music

Telegraph:

Jack Ryan

Daily Record:

Arzaak