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16:58 Warwick

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racingtv.com Open Maiden National Hunt Flat Race (Category 3 Elimination) (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £2178.4
  • 2m 0f 0y
  • Class 5
  • 14 runners
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racingtv.com Open Maiden National Hunt Flat Race (Category 3 Elimination) (GBB Race)

Runners: 18 runners

Type: NH Flat

Surface: Turf

Weather: Rain

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £6.50
  • Place: £1.80

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Bought for £125,000 after finding one too good in a soft-ground Irish point (3m); not sure how strong that form is but he's joined a respected yard.

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12th

8

17th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

3m 2f 0y

Class 2

16:25 Cheltenham

Are U Wise To That

10st 12lb

J: Jonjo O’Neill Jr

T: Jonjo O’Neill

2-4 since switched to fences in the autumn, the latter win gained here (3m1f, soft) in December; didn't jump well enough when only fourth at Newbury last month but still has potential and remains of interest.

11/2

4th

2

22nd Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 7f 86y

Class 3

14:30 Newbury

Are U Wise To That

11st 6lb

J: Jonjo O’Neill Jr

T: Jonjo O’Neill

2-3 over fences, the latter win gained at Cheltenham (3m1f, soft) in December; still unexposed over staying trips, and today's slightly better ground ought to be in his favour; has more to offer.

4/1

8/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

58,000euros 3yo; sixth foal; half-brother to useful 2m3f-3m hurdle/chase winner Hear No Evil and bumper/2m4f hurdle winner Shush; dam placed in 2m4f hurdle; the stable second-string according to jockey bookings.

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3rd

1

18th Feb 2023

Good

2m 3f 58y

Class 2

13:20 Ascot

Attacca

11st 10lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

Made all in useful Cheltenham novice (2m1f, good) in December and is now 2-2 over hurdles; ought to be suited by the longer trip here and a tilt at next month's Ballymore at Cheltenham could be on the agenda if all goes to plan today.

11/8

2

31st Dec 2022

Good To Soft

2m 4f 118y

Class 1

15:00 Newbury

Attacca

11st 7lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

1st

1

9th Dec 2022

Good

2m 0f 179y

Class 3

12:40 Cheltenham

Attacca

11st 6lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

Justified favouritism with 1l success in novice hurdle at Kempton (2m, good to soft) last month, building on the promise of his sole bumper run; others have better form as things stand but he should have more to offer for top yard; an interesting prospect.

4/1

33/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 74

Last run: 39 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Debut effort wasn't up to much but showed more at Newbury (soft) when running on to be fourth of ten runners, beaten about 6l; gives the impression that he'll stay well and might be vulnerable to sharper types; Joe Anderson also rode last time.

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3rd

2

31st Mar 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:58 Warwick

Avalanche Peak

11st 4lb

J: Joe Anderson

T: Emma Lavelle

Debut effort wasn't up to much but showed more at Newbury (soft) when running on to be fourth of ten runners, beaten about 6l; gives the impression that he'll stay well and might be vulnerable to sharper types; Joe Anderson also rode last time.

33/1

4th

3

20th Feb 2022

Soft

2m 0f 69y

Class 4

16:50 Newbury

Avalanche Peak

11st 5lb

J: Joe Anderson

T: Emma Lavelle

Modest debut (well-held seventh) at Southwell ten weeks ago; may do better with the experience under his belt but stable appears to have a much stronger chance with Nollyador.

20/1

7th

2

12th Dec 2021

Good To Soft

1m 7f 182y

Class 5

13:20 Southwell

Avalanche Peak

11st 0lb

J: Tom Bellamy

T: Emma Lavelle

Half-brother to fair Irish hurdle winner Definiteadare; dam well beaten both starts (bumper/hurdle) but is half-sister to useful jumpers Viva Steve and Dublin Four; stable has very respectable bumper strike-rate.

12/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Fourth foal; half-brother to 2m7f hurdle winner Just A Whim; dam 2m3f hurdle winner, half-sister to useful 2m hurdle winner Dromlease Express and 2m4f-3m hurdle/chase winner Aunt Nora; trainer 0-13 in these races in recent seasons.

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8th

7

24th Apr 2024

Good

2m 7f 174y

Class 4

14:35 Ludlow

Much Too Dear

11st 7lb

J: Charlie Price

T: Laura Horsfall

Ten-race maiden who was an unlucky second, having been badly hampered early on, at Ascot (2m7f; belated handicap debut) most recently; raised 6lb but has clear possibilities granted better fortune.

6/1

2nd

3

24th Mar 2024

Good

2m 7f 118y

Class 4

15:55 Ascot

Much Too Dear

11st 11lb

J: Charlie Price

T: Laura Horsfall

0-6 over hurdles but was second in Kempton maiden (2m5f, good) last spring and also ran well when fourth in novice race over that C&D in November; upped in trip for today's handicap debut; a possible.

7/1

Form: 752

Last run: 51 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Bred to stay well and he duly saw his race out strongly to get within a neck of the winner at Taunton (good to soft); this looks a better bumper but he continues to improve; stable also runs Avalanche Peak.

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3rd

8

13th May 2023

Good To Soft

2m 5f 0y

Class 3

19:25 Warwick

Bertie Blue

10st 13lb

J: Tom Bellamy

T: Emma Lavelle

Well beaten on handicap debut in March but bounced back quickly to beat very progressive rival by 7l at Southwell (2m4f, good to soft) last month; 8lb higher in a stronger race but open to further improvement.

6/1

1st

4

28th Apr 2023

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

18:15 Southwell

Bertie Blue

11st 11lb

J: Joe Anderson

T: Emma Lavelle

Started his hurdling career with two promising placed efforts (2m3f/2m4f, good to soft) but he was tailed off on his handicap debut over C&D (11-2) last month; still has potential but this is a recovery mission after that last run.

9/1

7th

6

20th Mar 2023

Good To Soft

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

15:35 Southwell

Bertie Blue

11st 12lb

J: Tom Bellamy

T: Emma Lavelle

towards rear, mistake 1st

9/2

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

54,000euros 3yo; 8th foal; half-brother to useful winners Scorpion Sid (2m-2m4f hurdle/chase) and Two's Company (US 3m-3m2f timber); dam an unraced half-sister to bumper/2m4f-3m hurdle/chase winner Youlbesolucky; likely contender for a leading stable.

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3rd

1

25th Sep 2023

Good

2m 5f 0y

Class 4

13:55 Warwick

Hands Off

11st 0lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

took keen hold, held up in last, good jump 6th, headway 4 out, outpaced after 3 out, went second before 2 out, lost second last, no extra run-in

8/11

3

7th Mar 2023

Good

2m 3f 173y

Class 4

16:10 Sandown

Hands Off

11st 12lb

J: Nico de Boinville

T: Nicky Henderson

Holding every chance when veering right and running out at the third-last flight in a Doncaster maiden last time but his runs before that were promising; could be on a decent mark if more on the ball this afternoon.

15/2

6

25th Feb 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 100y

Class 4

13:22 Chepstow

Hands Off

11st 9lb

J: James Bowen

T: Nicky Henderson

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Showed more in his second Irish point, finishing fourth of eight runners; opposable nonetheless; hood tried.

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5th

1

9th May 2022

Good

2m 4f 88y

Class 4

19:50 Southwell

Bai DOpale

11st 4lb

J: Mr Alex Chadwick

T: Louise Allan

5th

1

17th Apr 2022

Good

2m 0f 125y

Class 5

16:46 Market Rasen

Bai DOpale

11st 1lb

J: Mr Alex Chadwick

T: Louise Allan

Fair fourth last May on second point start and again showed some ability when seventh at 200-1 on recent bumper debut at Warwick (2m, good); this race isn't as warm but improvement is still needed if he's to win.

25/1

7th

3

31st Mar 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:58 Warwick

Bai DOpale

11st 4lb

J: Mr Alex Chadwick

T: Louise Allan

Showed more in his second Irish point, finishing fourth of eight runners; opposable nonetheless; hood tried.

100/1

Form: 67

Last run: 32 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

0-5 in points but his Kempton sixth wasn't devoid of promise and then under a positive ride he was beaten 13l at Fontwell (good to soft); can win races down the line but not sure he's up to winning one of these.

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5th

11

18th Nov 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 100y

Class 4

13:10 Chepstow

Prince Des Malvaux

11st 4lb

J: Mr Daniel Kyne

T: Katharine Davis

Bettered uninspiring point/bumper form when respectable fourth on hurdling debut at Warwick (2m3f, good to soft) in April but hasn't raced again since and others here look much stronger.

66/1

4th

6

21st Apr 2022

Good To Soft

2m 3f 0y

Class 4

13:10 Warwick

Prince Des Malvaux

11st 6lb

J: Mr Daniel Kyne

T: Katharine Davis

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

40,000euros 3yo; third foal; dam placed 11.6f (RPR 61), out of 1m Listed-winning sister to 1m1f 2yo Listed winner On The Nile and close relative of 1m2f-1m4f Group 1 winner Kutub; probably best watched first time out.

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5th

10

12th May 2024

Good

2m 7f 174y

Class 5

17:13 Ludlow

Silver Atom

10st 9lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

1-21 with his win (modest form) coming from a Flat race last September; this is his 13th attempt over hurdles and four of his latest five hurdle starts saw him in the frame, albeit over about 2m3f; stamina to prove.

7/1

11th

13

(3)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

16:10 Bath

Silver Atom

8st 13lb

J: Amy Hunt

T: Archie Watson

1-20 with his win coming from 1lb lower in an amateur riders' event over C&D last September; has run with credit in four of his five starts over hurdles since November and is considered.

8/1

4th

10

9th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 147y

Class 5

15:00 Hereford

Silver Atom

10st 10lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

Came from further back than principals Another Lord and Rocky Hill when fourth here a month ago and there's probably a race in him off this mark; this softer ground might not be ideal.

13/2

Form: 8

Last run: 15 days

W: 10st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

100-1 when a tailed-off last on soft ground at Huntingdon two weeks ago.

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10th

18

31st Mar 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:58 Warwick

Watch Your Toes

10st 8lb

J: Paul O’Brien

T: Christine Dunnett

100-1 when a tailed-off last on soft ground at Huntingdon two weeks ago.

200/1

8th

8

16th Mar 2022

Good

1m 7f 171y

Class 5

17:05 Huntingdon

Watch Your Toes

10st 7lb

J: Fergus Gregory

T: Christine Dunnett

Second living foal; half-brother to useful Hong Kong 1m winner Magnificent; dam 1m2f selling winner but well related; Flat-orientated yard is 0-4 in bumpers recent seasons.

33/1

Form: 4

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Under 4l away in a soft-ground Irish point late last year and he could have done with settling better when fourth at Huntingdon (led 3f out; weakened late on); that was a good run all things considered and he looks talented.

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1st

4

24th Feb 2024

Heavy

2m 0f 11y

Class 3

13:58 Chepstow

Bubble Dubi

11st 5lb

J: Fergus Gillard

T: Stuart Edmunds

travelled strongly

7/2

3rd

6

23rd Dec 2023

Soft

1m 7f 144y

Class 3

14:05 Haydock

Bubble Dubi

11st 5lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Stuart Edmunds

chased clear leader, switched right when lost second after 3 out, kept on but not pace to challenge

7/1

3rd

3

25th Nov 2023

Good

1m 7f 171y

Class 4

14:13 Huntingdon

Bubble Dubi

11st 11lb

J: Ciaran Gethings

T: Stuart Edmunds

Came good over hurdles at fifth attempt, at Stratford (2m, good to soft) in March, and was third in valuable series final at Haydock (1m7f, good to soft) the following month; jumped poorly and was disappointing favourite on last month's seasonal/chase debut but could still have untapped potential in this sphere.

4/1

Form: 2

Last run: 34 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Closely related to classy chaser God's Own; bumped into a well-touted Harry Fry newcomer at Exeter (soft) but at 7-2 he didn't appear unfancied himself and he travelled well throughout; seriously considered.

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2nd

3

11th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 3f 200y

Class 1

13:45 Aintree

Ginnys Destiny

11st 7lb

J: Harry Cobden

T: Paul Nicholls

Appears to handle any ground; progressive front-runner who has done very well at Cheltenham (2m4f) for new yard this term, including a defeat of Grey Dawning (who admittedly looked unlucky) for the middle leg of a hat-trick; creditable 2l second to that rival in the Turners most recently, having rallied and kept on gamely; a likely easy lead on this sharper track gives him the possible edge in this latest rematch.

7/2

4

14th Mar 2024

Soft

2m 3f 168y

Class 1

13:30 Cheltenham

Ginnys Destiny

11st 7lb

J: Harry Cobden

T: Paul Nicholls

Appears to handle any ground; has form figures of 7111, all over 2m4f at this course, since switched to chasing; held on from Grey Dawning (who might have won but for a bad error) on penultimate occasion, then defied top weight in the useful novice handicap that his very similar stablemate Stage Star won in 2023 before following up in this contest; sound-jumping front-runner who is progressing well and has excellent credentials.

9/2

1st

1

27th Jan 2024

Good To Soft

2m 4f 127y

Class 2

12:40 Cheltenham

Ginnys Destiny

12st 0lb

J: Harry Cobden

T: Paul Nicholls

Talented hurdler who is making a better chaser; said to have improved a lot at home after winning a novice handicap on the Old course here in November and gave another bold display from the front in a novice chase on this course in December (both 2m4f on soft) when he didn't face a serious challenge after the runner-up's bad mistake two out; 14lb higher than previous handicap win but has more to give.

3/1

Form: 5

Last run: 25 days

W: 11st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Bought for £70,000 after finishing third in a good-ground Irish point in November and that form has worked out okay; only 2l behind Bubble Dubi when shaping well at Huntingdon (close up before one paced; soft) and he should build on that.

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0

11

25th Jan 2024

Good

2m 4f 145y

Class 4

14:35 Huntingdon

Kilfilum Woods

11st 8lb

J: James Bowen

T: Paul Webber

Recorded perfectly serviceable bumper and chase debuts at this venue in 2022, but ended last year on a low note over hurdles, weakening before stamina should have become an issue at Warwick latest; overlooked.

50/1

Form: 6 BF

Last run: 90 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Disputing the lead when falling at the last in an Irish maiden point (soft) in October and then changed hands for £90,000; finished tailed off when favourite for his rules debut here three months ago but the ground was heavy; can be given another chance.

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0

3

19th Dec 2023

Soft

2m 3f 179y

Class 4

13:20 Wincanton

Lindaka

11st 0lb

J: David Noonan

T: Ian Williams

took keen hold, midfield, struggling after 6th

100/1

5th

4

25th Nov 2023

Good

3m 1f 10y

Class 4

13:38 Huntingdon

Lindaka

11st 4lb

J: Charlie Todd

T: Ian Williams

in touch with leaders, dropped to rear before 8th, lost touch 3 out, no impression from 2 out, tailed off

50/1

7

11th Feb 2023

Good To Soft

2m 7f 70y

Class 4

13:00 Uttoxeter

Lindaka

11st 6lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Ian Williams

Disputing lead when final-fence faller on Irish point debut in 2021 but very disappointing favourite in a bumper last season and again well beaten when switched to hurdling last month (2m3f); upped in trip with cheekpieces added.

40/1

Form: 7

Last run: 33 days

W: 11st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

In rear throughout at Chepstow (13-2) and showed very little; heavy ground was a feasible excuse, mind.

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10

31st Mar 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:58 Warwick

Trajectile

11st 4lb

J: Jack Savage

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

In rear throughout at Chepstow (13-2) and showed very little; heavy ground was a feasible excuse, mind.

50/1

7th

4

26th Feb 2022

Heavy

2m 0f 11y

Class 5

16:35 Chepstow

Trajectile

11st 5lb

J: Jack Savage

T: Nigel Twiston-Davies

Fifth foal; half-brother to bumper winner Leroy Brown; dam bumper/multiple point winner; in good hands and makes some appeal on paper.

7/1

Form: 0-8

Last run: 75 days

W: 10st 11lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Beaten in the region of 20l at Newcastle (AW) and Wetherby (soft); others preferred.

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10th

1

18th Mar 2023

Soft

2m 2f 0y

13:55 Thurles

Big Ears

11st 7lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Liz Doyle

in rear, slow jump 3rd, not fluent 6th

200/1

9

11th Mar 2023

Yielding

2m 4f 0y

16:20 Gowran Park

Big Ears

11st 5lb

J: Donagh Meyler

T: Liz Doyle

Well beaten in bumpers and over hurdles and can't be fancied.

100/1

1

25th Jan 2023

Soft To Heavy

2m 3f 110y

14:53 Fairyhouse

Big Ears

11st 7lb

J: Sean O’Keeffe

T: Miss Elizabeth Doyle

Nothing of note in British bumpers; soundly beaten on her first two starts over hurdles.

50/1

Form: 3

Last run: 34 days

W: 10st 11lb

6 yo Mare

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Form & Verdict

Bred to stay well so no surprise that she got outpaced before staying on again here a month ago (heavy); tackles the boys this time and a sharper test on drier ground may leave her vulnerable.

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3rd

1

6th Apr 2024

Heavy

2m 3f 207y

Class 4

14:45 Uttoxeter

Ottoline

12st 0lb

J: Charlie Deutsch

T: Venetia Williams

Has not really taken to fences the last twice and she won her last race over hurdles, a 2m6f novice for mares at this course on heavy ground; has to prove herself worthy of current mark, however.

10/1

2

21st Feb 2024

Soft

2m 4f 11y

Class 3

14:25 Ludlow

Ottoline

11st 1lb

J: Charlie Deutsch

T: Venetia Williams

Off the mark at Uttoxeter (2m6f, heavy) on most recent hurdles start; disappointing on chase debut there since but pedigree suggests she should still have more to offer, including in this sphere; not written off.

9/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Third foal; half-brother to German 7f-1m2f winner Blue Distant; dam an unraced sister to German 7.5f winner Belle Aire and Belgian 5f/7f winner Baruda; Flat-oriented stable is 1-3 with its bumper runners this season.

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8th

1

(6)

26th Aug 2022

Good

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

15:20 Ffos Las

Belisaire

9st 10lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: John Butler

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

100/1

7th

4

26th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

18:30 Worcester

Belisaire

10st 12lb

J: Craig Nichol

T: John Butler

midfield, ridden over 2f out, kept on but not pace to challenge

16/1

5th

3

22nd Jun 2022

Good

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

14:35 Worcester

Belisaire

10st 11lb

J: Mr Matthew Johnson

T: John Butler

Beaten 46l when sixth of seven at Huntingdon in April (10-1); hood worn there is replaced by a visor.

25/1

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Are U Wise To That

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Ottoline

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Silver Atom

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Attacca

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Ottoline

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Are U Wise To That

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Are U Wise To That