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Birmingham Airport Handicap (Div I)

  • Prize money: £3726
  • 0m 7f 36y
  • Class 6
  • 11 runners
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Birmingham Airport Handicap (Div I)

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Partly cloudy

14/1 (Won)

  • Win: £20.00
  • Place: £4.90

Form: /98606 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 3lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Winless since 2018 and her recent form is less than encouraging, including here; others appeal more.

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13th

2

(9)

25th Aug 2022

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

14:10 Chelmsford (AW)

Connemera Queen

9st 9lb

J: George Wood

T: John Butler

never better than mid-division, ridden over 3f out, dropped to rear and behind when eased inside final furlong

8/1

5th

1

(8)

8th Aug 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

15:15 Wolverhampton (AW)

Connemera Queen

9st 9lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: John Butler

pushed along early, prominent, pushed along over 3f out, ridden and lost ground from over 2f out, lost fourth inside final 110yds

7/1

4

(6)

30th Jul 2022

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 6

16:25 Lingfield (AW)

Connemera Queen

9st 4lb

J: Molly Presland

T: John Butler

Recorded her first win since 2018 when scoring at 18-1 in a Wolverhampton handicap (7f, AW) early this month; that race set up for her closing style and things didn't pan out so favourably at same venue yesterday (never dangerous); chance partly depends on whether she gets a strong pace to aim at.

7/2

12/1

  • Place: £4.10

Form: 751065

Last run: 57 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Gained his sole win from 21 starts at Catterick (5f) in April and he wasn't disgraced when fifth over C&D 57 days ago; he's no forlorn hope.

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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

OUR TIP

7/2

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 479353

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Arrives in very good nick, cheekpieces fitted when front-running third in 1m Yarmouth handicap 11 days ago; she merits serious consideration from an easing mark dropped back in trip from her inside draw.

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10th

7

(11)

2nd Sep 2023

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1m 0f 142y

Class 6

18:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Red Evelyn

10st 12lb

J: Mr Matthew Ennis

T: John Butler

Two AW wins this year but has a mixed record since her C&D success in March and has been well held in last two runs; still 3lb higher than for that last win and others are more persuasive; regular headgear removed.

13/2

7th

8

(3)

28th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

20:45 Newmarket (July)

Red Evelyn

9st 3lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: John Butler

Two wins over further on AW for Simon Pearce this year; fully effective on turf too, as when a close third here (1m, good to firm) on last month's stable debut; not so good at Yarmouth four weeks ago but can't discount completely.

8/1

8th

4

(7)

30th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 6

13:45 Yarmouth

Red Evelyn

9st 6lb

J: Mikkel Mortensen

T: John Butler

Dual AW winner in early part of this year and placed on both starts since returned to turf, more recently when third on stable debut at Chepstow (1m, good to firm) a fortnight ago; usually ridden very positively; likely to be right in the thick of things again.

4/1

12/1

Form: 1-3066 CD

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Comes here below par, beating only one in 7f Redcar claimer 18 days ago; this C&D scorer needs to take a big step forward.

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11th

3

(5)

5th Aug 2022

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

14:00 Thirsk

Jakacan

9st 9lb

J: Zak Wheatley

T: Declan Carroll

led narrowly, ridden and headed over 1f out, soon weakened

8/1

7th

6

(9)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:35 Wolverhampton (AW)

Jakacan

9st 3lb

J: Zak Wheatley

T: Declan Carroll

took keen hold, prominent on inner, ridden under 2f out, gradually lost position

7/1

4th

6

(5)

5th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

16:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Jakacan

9st 8lb

J: Harrison Shaw

T: Declan Carroll

took keen hold, prominent, pushed along over 2f out, headway over 1f out, ridden and weakened inside final furlong

12/1

Form: 323143 CD

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 12lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Four-time C&D scorer who comes here on the back of good third over 8.5f here 15 days ago; veteran ought to be competitive again off an unchanged mark.

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8th

11

(5)

14th Jan 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Street Poet

9st 2lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Michael Herrington

led at steady pace, ridden from over 2f out

9/1

6th

9

(1)

30th Dec 2022

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

16:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Street Poet

9st 4lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Michael Herrington

prominent

7/1

9th

3

(2)

12th Dec 2022

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Street Poet

9st 9lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Michael Herrington

prominent, ridden over 2f out

14/1

Form: 65-534

Last run: 46 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Still to get her head in front but she's posted two solid efforts in cheekpieces to make the frame over C&D and at Bath last two starts; considered.

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7th

1

(8)

25th Oct 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Babe Alicious

9st 9lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Michael Appleby

prominent, ridden and outpaced when edged right under 2f out, weakened quickly over 1f out (jockey said filly weakened quickly inside the final 2 furlongs; vet said a post-race examination failed to reveal any abnormalities)

9/4

1st

2

(1)

8th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Babe Alicious

9st 9lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: Michael Appleby

taken down early, pushed along early, soon pressed leader, led after 1f, ridden over 1f out, kept on until reduced lead inside final 110yds, always doing enough

2/1

2nd

6

(5)

17th Sep 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Babe Alicious

9st 5lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Michael Appleby

prominent, led over 5f out, faced sustained challenge from over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, headed and edged right inside final furlong, kept on gamely

4/1

16/1

Form: 454878

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 12lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Yet to get her head in front and only eighth in 6f Chepstow handicap 15 days ago; she needs to get back on track.

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10th

8

(3)

12th Sep 2022

Good To Soft

0m 6f 210y

Class 6

16:30 Brighton

Diva Dancer

8st 9lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Sylvester Kirk

prominent, raced awkwardly and lost position over 4f out, switched right over 3f out, ridden and hung left over 1f out, weakening when bit short of room inside final furlong (jockey said filly hung badly left-handed)

16/1

4

(4)

22nd Aug 2022

Good To Firm

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

14:10 Brighton

Diva Dancer

8st 9lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Sylvester Kirk

Has dropped a long way in the weights but she's yet to finish placed in her 13 starts and has been beaten 8l here and at Chelmsford (both at 7f) in last two runs; blinkers are now added on this return to sprinting but she makes little appeal.

7/1

11/2

Form: 433513

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 10lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Ended a long losing sequence at Lingfield in June and backed it up with good third in Yarmouth classified event 11 days ago; he has his first go on Tapeta but can't be discounted.

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8th

14

(1)

17th Nov 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Nigg Bay

8st 4lb

J: Tyler Heard

T: Phil McEntee

in touch with leaders

20/1

5th

5

(6)

3rd Nov 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Nigg Bay

9st 6lb

J: Molly Presland

T: Phil McEntee

Lingfield Polytrack last June saw his only win in the last three years; close third over C&D latest but does not look the percentage call.

8/1

8

(2)

12th Oct 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Nigg Bay

9st 7lb

J: Molly Presland

T: Phil McEntee

All wins at sprint trips, most recently over 5f on Lingfield AW in June, and he hasn't found a great deal in his most recent 7f runs over the last 12 months; easy to question whether this is his trip.

14/1

9th
10 (7)
Hyba

14/1

Form: 642-78

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Modest 5f maiden for Robert Cowell but she's offered little in two runs for her current yard after a ten-month absence; others are much preferred.

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12th

10

(10)

13th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 3y

Class 6

20:20 Yarmouth

Hyba

9st 0lb

J: Neil Callan

T: Denis Quinn

slowly into stride, always towards rear

40/1

9th

10

(7)

5th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

16:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Hyba

9st 3lb

J: Ray Dawson

T: Denis Quinn

hampered start, took keen hold, towards rear of midfield, some headway over 2f out, pushed along over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

14/1

8th

10

(9)

8th Jun 2022

Soft

0m 6f 3y

Class 6

16:48 Yarmouth

Hyba

9st 1lb

J: Dylan Hogan

T: Denis Quinn

travelled strongly, raced centre, towards rear, shaken up and headway from over 2f out, soon hung left, ridden and no extra from over 1f out, kept on (jockey said the mare hung left-handed)

16/1

14/1

Form: -21259 CD

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

C&D winner who didn't fare so badly as his position suggests under an aggressive ride when last of nine at Chelmsford (7f) 47 days ago; he's one to consider.

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9th

2

(9)

28th Mar 2023

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Axel Jacklin

9st 2lb

J: Joey Haynes

T: Chelsea Banham

prominent, lost position and ridden 3f out, weakened 2f out, eased over 1f out

10/1

11th

2

(6)

24th Feb 2023

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 6

15:25 Lingfield (AW)

Axel Jacklin

9st 2lb

J: Joey Haynes

T: Chelsea Banham

Four-time C&D winner, all in the winter, who ran badly back from a break last month (has gone well fresh in the past); ought to do better back round here but that Kempton effort will need ignoring.

20/1

13th

1

(8)

28th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Kempton (AW)

Axel Jacklin

9st 2lb

J: Joey Haynes

T: Chelsea Banham

This is his time of year and although he was badly out of sorts when last seen six months ago, he has run well after a break in the past; dropping back into classified company will help and if there is market interest in him then he would need serious consideration.

4/1

11th
12 (4)
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20/1

Form: 668

Last run: 15 days

W: 8st 10lb

3 yo

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Three runs have yielded little in the way of promise, coming in last of eight in 1m Chepstow maiden 15 days ago; this switch to handicap company needs to spark a major improvement.

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Exacta £3688.00
Straight Forecast £2223.20
Tricast £6944.70
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Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Red Evelyn

THE NORTH:

Jakacan

Telegraph:

Nigg Bay

Daily Express:

Babe Alicious

POSTDATA:

Street Poet

RP Ratings:

Red Evelyn

NEWMARKET:

Red Evelyn

The Guardian:

Red Evelyn

The Sun:

Red Evelyn

Daily Record:

Red Evelyn

The Times:

Jakacan

Daily Mail:

Jakacan

Daily Mirror:

Nigg Bay