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15:05 Ascot

Good To Firm

Commonwealth Cup (Group 1) (British Champions Series)

  • Prize money: £283550
  • 0m 6f 0y
  • Class 1
  • 20 runners
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Commonwealth Cup (Group 1) (British Champions Series)

Runners: 20 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly sunny

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4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.50
  • Place: £1.65

Form: 511-17 C

Last run: 48 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 115

Form & Verdict

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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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7th

14

(11)

15th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

14:00 Ascot

Perfect Power

9st 3lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: Richard Fahey

midfield up the centre, ridden halfway, carried right and ran on inside final furlong, not reach leaders, 5th of 7 in group

10/1

11th

14

(3)

9th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

16:25 Newmarket (July)

Perfect Power

9st 2lb

J: Christophe Soumillon

T: Richard Fahey

prominent on near side of group, pushed along 3f out, ridden and weakened over 1f out

25/1

1st

9

(1)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

Perfect Power

9st 2lb

J: Christophe Soumillon

T: Richard Fahey

towards rear, pushed along and headway towards far side from over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, led final 110yds, ran on well

4/1

12/1

  • Place: £5.40

Form: 11-612 D

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 111

Form & Verdict

Last six starts over sprint distances have resulted in form figures of 111112, including 6f Listed win at Doncaster; neck second to El Caballo in Haydock Group 2 most recently, showing further improvement; brings a solid profile and should go well again.

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10th

1

(10)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 2

15:12 Lingfield (AW)

Flaming Rib

9st 12lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Hugo Palmer

Smart 3yo (Group 1 runner-up at Royal Ascot) and he made a winning return as a 4yo when landing a big pot in Qatar last February; found it tougher going afterwards but he's tackling lesser opposition than he's used to today and he returns with his stable going well; respected on AW debut.

11/2

7th

4

(2)

26th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:55 Newmarket (July)

Flaming Rib

9st 3lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Hugo Palmer

Progressive at two and he ran a blinder when second of 20 in last season's Commonwealth Cup; picked up a valuable prize in Qatar in February but further globetrotting in the spring brought no reward; tough task off top weight in the Wokingham last time but better expected at this level.

8/1

17th

1

(12)

24th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

17:00 Ascot

Flaming Rib

9st 12lb

J: Pierre-Louis Jamin

T: Hugo Palmer

Very good second of 20 in Group 1 Commonwealth Cup over C&D (good to firm) last June; has had some excuses since but he picked up a valuable prize at Doha in February and the return to this track on drying ground is in his favour; carrying top weight is still a big ask.

22/1

33/1

  • Place: £11.75

Form: 612-42 D

Last run: 28 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 111

Form & Verdict

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3rd

16

(19)

11th Sep 2022

Yielding

0m 5f 0y

14:25 Curragh

Flotus

9st 2lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: Simon & Ed Crisford

raced near side, prominent, soon led narrowly, pushed along and headed under 2f out, ridden and kept on but lost second inside final 110yds

12/1

10th

13

(4)

19th Aug 2022

Good

0m 5f 0y

Class 1

15:35 York

Flotus

9st 10lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: Simon & Ed Crisford

stumbled start, took keen hold, midfield, ridden 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

12/1

1st

8

(10)

8th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

14:40 York

Flotus

9st 0lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: Simon & Ed Crisford

made all, pushed along 2f out, soon drifted left, ridden clear 1f out, kept on well final furlong

11/4

40/1

Form: 147-35

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 101

Form & Verdict

Ballydoyle colt; close fourth in the Norfolk here 12 months ago but no further progress since, most recently fifth to Tiber Flow at Newbury; first-time blinkers need to prompt a much bigger effort on the figures.

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4th

3

(7)

16th Jul 2022

Good

0m 5f 0y

15:10 Curragh

Cadamosto

9st 5lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: A P O’Brien

towards rear, pushed along halfway, ridden and headway over 1f out, no extra final furlong

13/2

10th

11

(2)

9th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

16:25 Newmarket (July)

Cadamosto

9st 2lb

J: Seamie Heffernan

T: A P O’Brien

took keen hold, in touch with leaders on near side of group, pushed along under 3f out, ridden towards near side over 1f out, soon weakened

10/1

4th

2

(8)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

Cadamosto

9st 2lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: A P O’Brien

midfield, in touch with leaders when pushed along up the centre 2f out, ridden over 1f out, prominent but hung right inside final furlong, no extra final 110yds

40/1

25/1

Form: 614-21 D

Last run: 58 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 104

Form & Verdict

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5th

18

(7)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

Miramar

8st 13lb

J: Ronan Thomas

T: C & Y Lerner

took keen hold, prominent, towards far side when pushed along over 2f out, outpaced and ridden over 1f out, kept on final 110yds

25/1

11/2

Form: 215-32 CD

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 106

Form & Verdict

Raced only on good/firmer; emphatic C&D winner as a 2yo; seemed to need the run here (race won by Go Bears Go) on reappearance, then nearly collared Tiber Flow in 6f Listed event at Newbury where he finished very strongly and gave the impression he'll be well suited by this fast-pace, big-field scenario back at Ascot; respected with further improvement on the cards.

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2nd

1

(6)

21st Sep 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Ehraz

10st 0lb

J: Jim Crowley

T: Richard Hannon

Smart sort who was having his first outing in handicap company when a very good third of 17 at York's Ebor meeting, finishing strongly and away from where the main action unfolded; the 7f trip (last on previous attempt as a 2yo) and AW are unknowns but that York effort suggests he can win from this mark.

7/2

3rd

1

(16)

26th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

16:10 York

Ehraz

9st 12lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: Richard Hannon

in rear

14/1

3rd

1

(1)

6th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 17y

Class 1

15:38 Chester

Ehraz

9st 5lb

J: Jim Crowley

T: Richard Hannon

Kept useful company last year, as when sixth of the 20 runners in the Commonwealth Cup; gelded in the autumn and lightly raced this term, but has run with credit in both starts as when beaten less than 2l into fifth of ten in a Group 3 at Newbury (6f, good to soft; first-time blinkers) 15 days ago; has the form to play a part from the inside stall, but may not want too much rain.

7/2

Form: 13- D

Last run: 272 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

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10th

17

(10)

3rd Sep 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:30 Haydock

Hala Hala Athmani

9st 0lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Kevin Ryan

dwelt start, always towards rear

66/1

12th

10

(1)

8th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

14:40 York

Hala Hala Athmani

9st 0lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Kevin Ryan

midfield, pushed along over 2f out, soon ridden and weakened

11/2

7th

17

(6)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

Hala Hala Athmani

8st 13lb

J: William Buick

T: Kevin Ryan

towards rear towards far side, switched left and pushed along 2f out, headway up the centre when ridden over 1f out, no extra final 110yds

66/1

11/1

Form: 1-1121 D

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 107

Form & Verdict

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3rd

1

(2)

8th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 10y

Class 1

13:50 Sandown

Tiber Flow

9st 8lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: William Haggas

Justified favouritism in similar event over 6f at Newcastle last Saturday, taking AW record to 4-5; only 1-6 on turf, incurs 3lb penalty back in this sphere and has a question mark over the drop in trip.

6/1

1st

5

(3)

1st Jul 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

12:55 Newcastle (AW)

Tiber Flow

9st 5lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: William Haggas

towards rear, headway when ridden and went second over 1f out, clear with one other inside final furlong, edged right and led inside final 110yds, kept on

100/30

2nd

4

(1)

13th May 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

13:45 Haydock

Tiber Flow

9st 8lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: William Haggas

Listed winner at Newbury last May and, having been gelded, he reappeared with a solid fourth in the Group 3 Abernant at Newmarket last month; however, he was behind Commanche Falls and Creative Force last time and will need a career-best if he is to turn the tables here.

13/2

25/1

Form: 21110- CD

Last run: 265 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 108

Form & Verdict

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9th

12

(5)

8th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

14:40 York

Zain Claudette

9st 0lb

J: Daniel Tudhope

T: Ismail Mohammed

midfield, pushed along 2f out, ridden and weakened over 1f out

7/1

9th

20

(16)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

Zain Claudette

8st 13lb

J: Sean Levey

T: Ismail Mohammed

in touch with leaders, prominent towards near side when ridden 2f out, no extra from over 1f out

25/1

10th

13

(1)

25th Sep 2021

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

13:25 Newmarket

Zain Claudette

9st 0lb

J: Ray Dawson

T: Ismail Mohammed

All starts over 6f on good to firm ground or good, going close on debut and 3-3 since; finished with a rattle to collar Desert Dreamer in Group 3 at Ascot on third outing and led 1f out when holding off Sandrine (by a length but received 3lb) and Desert Dreamer in Group 2 Lowther at York; takes high rank on form and has made excellent progress.

5/1

8/1

Form: 472-14 CD BF

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 111

Form & Verdict

Smart colt who has a consistent record over sprint trips and form figures of 121 at Ascot, including a narrow defeat in last year's Norfolk; made all in the Commonwealth Cup Trial back here (good to firm) on reappearance, then wasn't disgraced in the Sandy Lane considering he stumbled badly at the start; solid contender.

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9th

13

(9)

15th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

14:00 Ascot

Go Bears Go

9st 3lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: David Loughnane

raced far side, led group and overall, ridden 2f out, headed over 1f out, well held final furlong, 4th of 11 in group

28/1

7th

13

(6)

3rd Sep 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:30 Haydock

Go Bears Go

9st 3lb

J: Sean Levey

T: David Loughnane

led, headed and close up 4f out, ridden 2f out, weakened over 1f out

11/1

1st

5

(9)

6th Aug 2022

Good

0m 6f 0y

15:15 Curragh

Go Bears Go

9st 6lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: David Loughnane

made all, ridden and faced challenge over 1f out, kept on strongly inside final furlong, won going away

7/2

50/1

Form: 3454-3 D

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

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Date / Going /
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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7th

4

(7)

15th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 1y

Class 1

16:27 Chester

Sam Maximus

9st 7lb

J: P J McDonald

T: James Horton

midfield

10/1

5th

6

(4)

1st Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 1

13:50 Newmarket (July)

Sam Maximus

9st 7lb

J: P J McDonald

T: James Horton

raced near side, in touch with leaders, ridden and no extra from over 1f out

25/1

25/1

Form: 118-41 D

Last run: 42 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 107

Form & Verdict

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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9th

11

(11)

21st Aug 2022

Good

0m 5f 205y

16:00 Naas

Sacred Bridge

9st 5lb

J: Gary Carroll

T: G M Lyons

slowly into stride, raced freely, always towards rear, pushed along towards near side 2f out, ridden and no impression 1f out

6/1

3rd

12

(6)

6th Aug 2022

Good

0m 6f 0y

15:15 Curragh

Sacred Bridge

9st 0lb

J: Mark Enright

T: G M Lyons

in touch with leaders, ridden over 1f out, went third but no impression inside final furlong

14/1

3rd

1

(5)

20th Jul 2022

Good

0m 5f 205y

18:30 Naas

Sacred Bridge

9st 8lb

J: Colin Keane

T: G M Lyons

prominent towards far side, went third halfway, went second going okay over 1f out, ridden inside final furlong, no extra towards finish, lost second final strides

5/2

14th
10 (14)
Rizg

50/1

Form: 1-24 D

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

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14th

10

(14)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

Rizg

9st 2lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Roger Varian

slowly away, raced centre throughout, took keen hold, always towards rear

50/1

4th

6

(7)

14th May 2022

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

13:35 Newbury

Rizg

9st 2lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Roger Varian

2nd

3

(3)

22nd Apr 2022

Good

0m 6f 2y

Class 5

14:50 Doncaster

Rizg

9st 8lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Roger Varian

Beat a useful sort in cosy style to make a winning debut at Yarmouth (6f, good to firm) last August; in top hands and has considerable potential.

66/1

Form: 626-39 D

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Good second in last year's Gimcrack; has not repeated that form in three runs since, latest at Haydock where he was behind some of these rivals; first-time headgear needs to have major effect.

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10th

6

(4)

3rd Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Newcastle (AW)

Gis A Sub

9st 6lb

J: David Nolan

T: Paul Midgley

led, headed 2f out, lost second inside final furlong, weakened quickly final 110yds

25/1

8th

12

(7)

4th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

17:00 Newcastle (AW)

Gis A Sub

9st 0lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Paul Midgley

Had modest strike-rate for Kevin Ryan and was out of form when last seen towards the end of last summer; had wind surgery and sold for 22,000gns since; cheekpieces removed; considered only if lively in the betting before this stable debut.

25/1

16th
1 (10)
Boonie

66/1

Form: 339-14 BF

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Raced only at 5f; finished third in the Windsor Castle here last year; scored at Nottingham two starts ago (reappearance); near the bottom of this pack on ratings and doesn't seem to be crying out for a stiff 6f.

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2nd

3

(3)

30th Jul 2022

Good

0m 5f 7y

Class 3

19:25 Hamilton

Boonie

8st 13lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Kevin Ryan

awkward start, in touch with leaders on outer, pushed along to lead over 1f out, ridden and headed inside final furlong, no match for winner, finished lame (vet said colt lost his left fore shoe and finished lame on his right fore)

6/1

16th

1

(10)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

Boonie

9st 2lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Kevin Ryan

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, pushed along up the centre 2f out, ridden and weakened from over 1f out

66/1

4th

1

(6)

12th May 2022

Good

0m 5f 0y

Class 1

16:10 York

Boonie

9st 4lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Kevin Ryan

12/1

Form: 3116-1 D

Last run: 68 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 108

Form & Verdict

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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17th

12

(18)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

Slipstream

9st 2lb

J: Joel Rosario

T: Christophe Clement

never better than mid-division, towards near side throughout, weakened from 2f out

12/1

18th
4 (20)
El Caballo

11/2

Form: 1-1111 D

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 112

Form & Verdict

Highly progressive colt who narrowly beat Tiber Flow at Newcastle on Good Friday, taking AW record to 4-4; subsequently held on by a neck from Flaming Rib in the Sandy Lane Stakes at Haydock (6f, good; Group 2), taking turf record to 2-3; gritty rather than impressive in those last two performances but keeps getting the job done; major player.

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3rd

3

(3)

10th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 37y

Class 1

15:35 Haydock

El Caballo

9st 2lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: K R Burke

Disappointing in last year's Commonwealth Cup (final 3yo start) and this year's Cammidge Trophy (sole 2023 run), though heavy ground was a possible excuse in latter; progressive otherwise and could well bounce back; 1-1 at Haydock (6f Group 2 win) and 1-1 over 7f (AW Listed success); big player granted a revival.

5/2

10th

4

(9)

1st Apr 2023

Soft

0m 6f 2y

Class 1

15:00 Doncaster

El Caballo

9st 10lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: K R Burke

Highly progressive as 2yo/3yo, taking his record to 6-7 with a gritty success in Group 2 Sandy Lane Stakes at Haydock (6f, good) last May; seemed unsuited by the quicker ground when down the field in Group 1 Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot (good to firm) on only subsequent start; retains potential and was an impressive scorer on his only encounter with soft going; leading contender if ready to roll after nearly ten months off.

11/4

18th

4

(20)

17th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:05 Ascot

El Caballo

9st 2lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: K R Burke

towards near side throughout, always towards rear

11/2

50/1

Form: 326-26 D

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 107

Form & Verdict

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8th

3

(3)

4th Nov 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

15:57 Newmarket

Hierarchy

9st 12lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Jamie Osborne

Had a useful mark to play with after a quiet start for new yard and was suited by soft when winning over 6f at Goodwood, then a close third there last month; has gaping hole in his record in that he's never run beyond 6f.

7/1

Form: 3510-1 D

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 114

Form & Verdict

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12th

6

(9)

27th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Twilight Jet

10st 0lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: M D O’Callaghan

in touch with leaders, went third after 1f

10/1

8th

3

(5)

24th Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 6f 0y

15:00 Curragh

Twilight Jet

9st 7lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: M D O’Callaghan

led, headed over 2f out, soon weakened

10/1

1st

1

(4)

3rd Sep 2023

Yielding To Soft

0m 5f 0y

16:20 Tipperary

Twilight Jet

9st 7lb

J: Leigh Roche

T: M D O’Callaghan

prominent up the centre, soon went second and pressed leader, ridden challenging inside final furlong, ran on well to lead towards finish

2/1

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Selections

RP Ratings:

Perfect Power

POSTDATA:

Go Bears Go

SPOTLIGHT:

Ehraz

TOPSPEED:

Tiber Flow

NEWMARKET:

Slipstream

The Times:

Ehraz

Telegraph:

Ehraz

Daily Express:

Perfect Power

Daily Mirror:

Perfect Power

The Star:

Perfect Power

Daily Record:

Perfect Power

The Guardian:

Go Bears Go

Daily Mail:

Go Bears Go

The Sun:

Go Bears Go