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14:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

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  • Prize money: £2970
  • 1m 1f 104y
  • Class 6
  • 12 runners
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Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Partly cloudy

9/4 (Won)

  • Win: £2.88
  • Place: £1.20

Form: 8-5321 CD

Last run: 62 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Ex-Irish 5yo who came good for John Butler with clearcut success in C&D classified two months ago; remains unexposed over this trip and will be hard to beat if in similar form again.

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2nd

2

(7)

2nd May 2024

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1m 2f 0y

Class 6

16:40 Lingfield (AW)

Strategic Fortune

9st 9lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: John Butler

Triple Tapeta winner over 9.5f; has been placed on Polytrack; on a competitive mark but arrives with a fair bit to prove after finishing last on his last two starts.

10/1

10th

2

(6)

2nd Apr 2024

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1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Strategic Fortune

9st 10lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: John Butler

Triple C&D winner; needs to bounce back from a poor performance here a fortnight ago but was second over C&D on consecutive outings beforehand and is still on a workable mark.

8/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 086566

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Ran better than finishing position suggests when sixth of nine under positive ride here on Saturday but her strike-rate now stands at 0-25 and others appeal more for win purposes.

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3rd

3

(10)

27th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

16:20 Leicester

City Escape

9st 5lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Mark Loughnane

Dual 1m2f winner on slow ground at Ffos Las last summer, latterly off mark 2lb higher than today's, but returned from short break with three underwhelming runs in February/March, the most recent when back on slow turf.

10/1

25/1

  • Place: £5.50

Form: 1-3079 CD

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Now 1lb lower than when gamely gaining his breakthrough win over C&D in December but seems to have gone right off the boil in recent months; others have much less to prove.

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7th

3

(1)

31st Aug 2022

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1m 3f 23y

Class 6

15:20 Southwell (AW)

Copake

9st 9lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Michael Herrington

led narrowly, headed but close up after 2f, led again 3f out, ridden when headed 2f out, weakened quickly over 1f out

5/1

4th

1

(8)

16th Aug 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

19:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Copake

9st 9lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Michael Herrington

close up, led after 1f, ridden 2f out, headed inside final furlong, lost two places final strides

7/1

9th

7

(3)

17th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 1f 0y

Class 6

16:25 Redcar

Copake

9st 1lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Michael Herrington

always towards rear

12/1

Form: -30294

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

On a long losing run but made encouraging stable debut when fourth at Lingfield (1m2f; refitted cheekpieces) two weeks ago and is another 1lb lower here; no surprise if she features.

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12th

12

14th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 53y

Class 4

14:22 Hereford

Too Shy Shy

10st 10lb

J: Conor Ring

T: Daniel Bourne

Last Flat success came in low grade; has achieved little in two novice hurdles since returning from long absence; tongue-tie applied.

100/1

5th

6

2nd Apr 2024

Soft

1m 7f 169y

Class 4

14:30 Ludlow

Too Shy Shy

11st 0lb

J: Conor Ring

T: Daniel Bourne

3-39 on the Flat, the latest win gained in basement-grade classified last summer, but was pulled up (albeit on heavy ground) when 150-1 for last month's stable/hurdle debut.

100/1

8

7th Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 7f 50y

Class 4

14:55 Wincanton

Too Shy Shy

11st 0lb

J: Conor Ring

T: Daniel Bourne

3-39 on the Flat, the latest win gained in basement-grade classified at Bath (1m2f; RPR 56) last summer; not sure to be suited by the ground on this stable/hurdle debut and makes only limited appeal.

33/1

6/1

Form: 505424 CD

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 2lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Won twice over C&D in 2021 and has made the frame over C&D on his last three appearances; holds no secrets from the handicapper but it's reasonable to expect another good run.

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9th

8

(7)

19th Feb 2024

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1m 1f 104y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Nine Elms

8st 12lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: Kevin Frost

Returned to form with 28-1 third over C&D last month but he failed to back that up at Newcastle last Saturday and is now 0-11 since his last win ten months ago; down the list.

12/1

5th

6

(6)

10th Feb 2024

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1m 0f 5y

Class 6

19:15 Newcastle (AW)

Nine Elms

9st 3lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: Kevin Frost

28-1, returned to form when third of 11 in 9.5f Wolverhampton handicap 12 days ago; he needs to back it up now.

8/1

3rd

2

(8)

29th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Nine Elms

9st 9lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: Kevin Frost

Scored twice over C&D in 2021; 0-8 for current stable and form tailed off towards the end of his 2023 campaign; others preferred.

25/1

Form: 35-033

Last run: 62 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Gained his only win over 7f but seems fine over today's trip; placed on consecutive starts here in February, more recently when third in C&D classified won by Strategic Fortune, and probably won't be far away.

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5th

5

(3)

6th Feb 2024

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1m 5f 219y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Send In The Clouds

9st 10lb

J: Jack Doughty

T: Tony Carroll

No issue with AW, but has done the bulk of his winning on traditional summer tracks at Bath and Brighton (1m2f-1m4f); sits 6lb above his last winning mark, and is yet to compete over 1m6f, so it's difficult to know what to expect, especially off a near four-month absence.

6/1

5th

2

(8)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

15:55 Brighton

Send In The Clouds

9st 11lb

J: Mollie Phillips

T: Tony Carroll

midfield, switched to near side over 3f out, headway 2f out, weakened over 1f out

5/1

10th

1

(10)

25th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Send In The Clouds

9st 10lb

J: Hector Crouch

T: Tony Carroll

Won his third handicap in less than a month when doing it easily on soft ground last Monday; has no penalty for that (apprentice race) and, while this trip round here (still to win on Tapeta) is a minimum now, he holds obvious claims.

9/4

Form: 00400-

Last run: 207 days

W: 8st 12lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

25-race maiden who signed off for Micky Hammond with two down-the-field runs last autumn; tongue-tie refitted for today's stable debut; could be considered only if lively in the betting.

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7th

11

(7)

24th May 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

17:00 Newcastle (AW)

Red Skye Delight

9st 0lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Ann Duffield

Currently 0-26; might come on for last month's stable debut/reappearance and she has new headgear on today but still easy enough to look elsewhere.

20/1

7th

11

(5)

29th Apr 2022

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

14:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Red Skye Delight

8st 12lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Ann Duffield

25-race maiden who signed off for Micky Hammond with two down-the-field runs last autumn; tongue-tie refitted for today's stable debut; could be considered only if lively in the betting.

20/1

11th

9

(2)

4th Oct 2021

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

17:30 Ascot

Red Skye Delight

9st 1lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Micky Hammond

0-24; placed twice over C&D, the more recent of those when 4lb higher in January; hard to make a case on any of her six subsequent starts.

50/1

8th
1 (2)
Gertcha

12/1

Form: U86506

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Yet to add to his debut win in 2020 but hasn't been with John Flint long and was very respectable sixth here (8.6f) ten days ago, having made a forward move in the back straight; enters calculations.

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3rd

7

17th Jul 2022

Good

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

13:45 Newton Abbot

Gertcha

10st 2lb

J: Conor Ring

T: Daniel Bourne

led, awkward jump and unseated rider 1st

16/1

6th

2

5th Jul 2022

Good

1m 7f 168y

Class 4

18:00 Uttoxeter

Gertcha

11st 0lb

J: Conor Ring

T: Daniel Bourne

towards rear, not fluent 5th, pushed along and lost touch after 3 out

50/1

4

27th Jun 2022

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

14:30 Southwell

Gertcha

11st 0lb

J: Conor Ring

T: Daniel Bourne

midfield, fell 5th

16/1

25/1

Form: 067-78

Last run: 27 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Not yet fully exposed after only eight runs but was safely held off basement marks on first two starts for Gary Moore (7f/1m) and needs to find a jolt of improvement from somewhere.

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9th

10

(9)

2nd May 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

16:40 Lingfield (AW)

On The Nose

9st 5lb

J: Connor Planas

T: Adam West

Had been in poor form but was said to have benefited from the return to 1m (had won over 1m2f earlier in career) when winning at Brighton on Tuesday; 0-13 on AW but she does act on Polytrack and not ruled out under penalty; first-time cheekpieces replace blinkers.

7/1

50/1

Form: 658877

Last run: 12 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Unplaced all 12 starts; shaped as though worth a crack at today's longer trip when staying-on seventh over 7f recently but remains very difficult to enthuse over.

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10th

12

(5)

19th May 2022

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

13:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Sea Fern

8st 9lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Scott Dixon

13-race maiden who has form figures of 6588770 on Tapeta (6f-9.4f) for new yard this year; can only be watched.

25/1

10th

10

(11)

29th Apr 2022

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

14:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Sea Fern

8st 12lb

J: Jonathan Fisher

T: Scott Dixon

Unplaced all 12 starts; shaped as though worth a crack at today's longer trip when staying-on seventh over 7f recently but remains very difficult to enthuse over.

50/1

7th

11

(5)

17th Apr 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

14:32 Southwell (AW)

Sea Fern

8st 12lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Scott Dixon

Yet to place in 11 runs and well beaten the last twice, in cheekpieces and then blinkers; lots to prove.

25/1

16/1

Form: 41-635 CD

Last run: 62 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Improved to cause 50-1 shock in C&D maiden in December, his sixth start, and his last two runs in classified races (1m/9.4f) were perfectly respectable but others in this line-up have more compelling claims.

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13th

14

(3)

17th Oct 2022

Good

1m 0f 31y

Class 6

17:15 Windsor

Just Albert

8st 9lb

J: Rose Dawes

T: Geoffrey Deacon

midfield, pushed along from over 3f out, soon up the centre and lost position, in rear and no chance from 2f out

16/1

9th

11

(4)

3rd Sep 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

13:00 Kempton (AW)

Just Albert

9st 0lb

J: George Downing

T: Geoffrey Deacon

prominent, pushed along over 3f out, ridden 2f out, weakened over 1f out

16/1

3rd

4

(1)

20th Aug 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:35 Chelmsford (AW)

Just Albert

9st 9lb

J: Charles Bishop

T: Geoffrey Deacon

took keen hold, raced in second, pushed along over 2f out, drifted right and ridden when lost second over 1f out, soon outpaced, well held final furlong

16/1

OUR TIP

Form: 24115- C

Last run: 179 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Dual Tapeta winner last autumn (1m2f/8.6f) and has taken pretty well to hurdling since; unseated rider on latest outing four weeks ago but could turn out to be well handicapped for this Flat return.

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6th

8

(7)

1st Jul 2023

Good

1m 2f 43y

Class 5

18:20 Doncaster

Oot Ma Way

8st 4lb

J: Amie Waugh

T: Jim Goldie

held up in last

33/1

4th

8

(3)

21st Jun 2023

Good

1m 4f 15y

Class 6

13:50 Hamilton

Oot Ma Way

8st 9lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Jim Goldie

prominent

16/1

8th

7

(7)

5th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

16:45 Ayr

Oot Ma Way

8st 4lb

J: Amie Waugh

T: Jim Goldie

midfield, weakened over 2f out

14/1

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Exacta £156.00
Straight Forecast £125.80
Tricast £1801.40
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Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Strategic Fortune

POSTDATA:

City Escape

Telegraph:

Oot Ma Way

The Times:

Just Albert

Daily Express:

Oot Ma Way

RP Ratings:

Strategic Fortune

NEWMARKET:

Strategic Fortune

Daily Mirror:

Strategic Fortune

The Star:

Strategic Fortune

Daily Record:

Strategic Fortune

The Guardian:

City Escape

Daily Mail:

City Escape