July 23 / 13.35 Newcastle (AW)

13.35 Newcastle (AW)

Standard To Slow

Hudson Handicap

  • Prize money: £3726
  • 1m 0f 5y
  • Class 6
  • 13 runners
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Hudson Handicap

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Showers

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.50
  • Place: £1.80

Form: 5-2663

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 4lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
On a long losing run and although she has run some fair races in defeat this year, including over 1m2f here four weeks ago, she looks vulnerable for win purposes once more.
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6th

2

(4)

1st Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 173y

Class 6

17:30 Carlisle

Reclaim Victory

10st 9lb

J: Georgia Dobie

T: Brian Ellison

midfield, pushed along over 3f out, headway over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

7/2

1st

5

(2)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Reclaim Victory

9st 4lb

J: Ben Robinson

T: Brian Ellison

held up in last, pushed along and headway over 2f out, led over 1f out, soon ridden, kept on well

7/1

7th

11

(7)

24th Jun 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

16:55 Newcastle (AW)

Reclaim Victory

10st 2lb

J: Mr Matt Brown

T: Brian Ellison

slowly into stride, held up in rear, steady headway over 2f out, ridden and no impression from over 1f out

10/1

4/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 021773 D

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
Two-time turf winner who has also run with distinction at this track; not beaten far at Redcar on Sunday (and may have finished closer with a clear run) but he didn't look an easy ride and he will need them to go off hard back at 1m.
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2nd

2

(7)

6th Aug 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:45 Ayr

Iron Sheriff

10st 1lb

J: Miss Amy Collier

T: Roger Fell

steadied start, took keen hold, held up in last, ridden 2f out, went third inside final furlong, kept on and went second towards finish

9/1

5th

3

(6)

5th Aug 2022

Good

1m 0f 208y

Class 6

13:40 Musselburgh

Iron Sheriff

9st 5lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Roger Fell

towards rear, ridden over 1f out, ran on inside final furlong, never dangerous

6/1

2nd

4

(5)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Iron Sheriff

9st 8lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Roger Fell

held up in rear, switched right and headway from 2f out, soon ridden, every chance over 1f out, kept on but held final 110yds

4/1

9/2

  • Place: £1.80

Form: 349994 CD

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 10lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
All three of his wins have come at this track and he made an encouraging return from wind surgery when a close fourth over C&D last month; that form looks quite solid for the grade; leading contender down into a 0-55.
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3rd

1

(4)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Thaayer

9st 10lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Michael Herrington

midfield, headway over 2f out, soon every chance and ridden, kept on but held from over 1f out

9/2

4th

6

(11)

23rd Jun 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

14:10 Newcastle (AW)

Thaayer

9st 11lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Michael Herrington

raced in second, alone towards near side, led halfway, ridden and headed 1f out, kept on final 110yds

16/1

9th

1

(4)

18th Mar 2022

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:45 Newcastle (AW)

Thaayer

9st 7lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Michael Herrington

Front-runner whose three wins have all come over 7f/1m here, the latest from 4lb higher last April; quiet of late, but the return of Paul Mulrennan to the saddle looks a positive (record 31831324) and could be dangerous if let loose on the lead; tongue-tie returns for the first time since July 2020.

8/1

Form: 985834 C

Last run: 39 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
7f winner here as a 2yo when trained by Mark Johnston; two runs back from a short break haven't been too bad and he could have a big run in him off his career-low mark.
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4th

10

(1)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Elusive Artist

9st 1lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Tony Carroll

prominent, ridden 3f out, soon outpaced, kept on inside final furlong, went fourth final 110yds

6/1

3rd

7

(6)

14th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

19:23 Brighton

Elusive Artist

8st 12lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Tony Carroll

prominent, lost position and towards rear over 5f out, headway and prominent on outer over 2f out, ridden and edged left from over 1f out, soon weakened gradually (jockey said the filly hung right-handed)

5/1

3rd

9

(7)

19th May 2022

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

13:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Elusive Artist

8st 13lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Tony Carroll

On much-reduced mark but sole win was at Newcastle (7f) in October 2020 and he's not made an impact over hurdles and on the Flat for this yard; ran into some trouble here (7f) in February but he needs to a major revival back up in trip after a break.

12/1

OUR TIP

9/1

Form: 371578 D

Last run: 75 days

W: 9st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
Five AW wins at other tracks in the last 13 months; ran poorly at Wolverhampton in May, after which he had a wind operation; down in grade today and interesting to see how he fares in the betting.
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4th

7

(1)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

14:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Inexplicable

9st 7lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Antony Brittain

towards rear on inner, pushed along over 2f out, went fourth inside final furlong, kept on, not reach leaders

14/1

5th

2

(11)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Inexplicable

9st 10lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Antony Brittain

led, ridden 2f out, headed over 1f out, weakened final 110yds

9/1

8th

7

(5)

9th May 2022

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

17:13 Wolverhampton (AW)

Inexplicable

9st 2lb

J: Harry Russell

T: Antony Brittain

Form: 977-05 CD

Last run: 130 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
C&D winner off 5lb higher in September 2020; didn't run too badly over 1m at Southwell in March but the visor that was debuted there is now left off; others more convincing.
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4th

3

(7)

3rd Aug 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

13:30 Newcastle (AW)

Top Attraction

9st 1lb

J: Owen Lewis

T: Chris Fairhurst

took keen hold, towards rear, steady headway over 4f out, headway and briefly disputed lead on near side of group over 1f out, ridden and no extra final 110yds

16/1

6th

8

(9)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Top Attraction

9st 2lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Chris Fairhurst

in touch with leaders, ridden 3f out, briefly went third but edged left over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

20/1

5th

4

8th Apr 2022

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 5

17:42 Sedgefield

Top Attraction

11st 7lb

J: John Kington

T: Chris Fairhurst

Unexposed hurdler who was fourth in a C&D maiden hurdle in October but hasn't progressed; visor he wore on latest Flat start (fair effort) is retained; each-way chance

8/1

Form: 645-08

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Loads of speed on the bottom line of her pedigree but the evidence of her five runs at 6f suggests she may have inherited her sire's stamina; step up in trip may prompt some improvement.
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7th

9

(7)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Highest Wave

9st 1lb

J: Harry Russell

T: Geoff Oldroyd

prominent, ridden 3f out, weakened over 1f out

14/1

8th

12

(7)

7th Jul 2022

Good

0m 5f 182y

Class 6

14:10 Carlisle

Highest Wave

9st 1lb

J: Harry Russell

T: Geoff Oldroyd

tracked leaders, pushed along after halfway, edged left 2f out, soon lost position, weakened and dropped to last final 110yds

25/1

10th

10

(13)

24th May 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:05 Newcastle (AW)

Highest Wave

8st 10lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Geoff Oldroyd

Bred to be useful and she displayed clear promise in three runs in the latter part of 2021, notably over C&D when last seen; type to do better in handicaps but she does have an absence to overcome.

11/2

Form: 215555 CD

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Two AW wins for new yard early in the year, including over this C&D; not beaten far in stronger AW handicaps on his last two starts and he should have a big run in him.
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6th

4

(4)

27th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 219y

Class 6

17:30 Redcar

Odd Socks Havana

10st 11lb

J: Miss Leah Cooper

T: Rebecca Menzies

prominent up the centre, led after halfway, ridden under 3f out, headed 2f out, soon weakened

8/1

8th

3

(8)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Odd Socks Havana

9st 9lb

J: Paula Muir

T: Rebecca Menzies

held up in rear, ridden over 2f out, made no impression

9/2

5th

5

(10)

23rd Jun 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

14:10 Newcastle (AW)

Odd Socks Havana

9st 11lb

J: P J McDonald

T: Rebecca Menzies

towards rear, steady headway over 2f out, ridden and briefly disputed lead 1f out, no extra final 110yds

10/1

Form: -26470 D

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Had a near miss over 7f here in January; stays 1m but he will need to show the benefit of his recent return to action at Ayr (1m2f).
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5th

7

(3)

1st Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 173y

Class 6

17:30 Carlisle

Perfect Soldier

10st 0lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Wilf Storey

prominent, shaken up over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, no impression from over 1f out

33/1

9th

12

(6)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Perfect Soldier

9st 0lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Wilf Storey

in touch with leaders, ridden 3f out, weakened over 1f out

12/1

10th
11 (10)
Tarnhelm

25/1

Form: 245657 D

Last run: 129 days

W: 9st 0lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Over two years since the last of her three wins; fully effective at the track but she is currently 0-30 on AW and her slow starts make her a risky betting propositon; best watched back from four months off.
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9th

10

(7)

2nd Aug 2022

Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

14:45 Catterick

Tarnhelm

9st 4lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Wilf Storey

lost many lengths start, detached early, pushed along before halfway, still plenty to do when switched to near side over 2f out, never on terms

20/1

10th

11

(10)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Tarnhelm

9st 0lb

J: Laura Coughlan

T: Wilf Storey

slowly away, in rear, headway 5f out, prominent when ridden over 2f out, soon weakened

25/1

7th

9

(6)

16th Mar 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:45 Newcastle (AW)

Tarnhelm

8st 7lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Wilf Storey

Slow starter with a modest win record; she has run some creditable races in defeat over C&D this winter but she's usually one to tread carefully with.

12/1

Form: 031-56

Last run: 170 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
15th time lucky for Ivan Furtado when gamely landing a 13-runner 1m2f handicap at Chelmsford in December; two lesser efforts followed and he returns from 170 days off for a new stable; often front-runner; no cheekpieces today.
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11th

7

(13)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Captain St Lucifer

9st 3lb

J: Harrison Shaw

T: Suzzanne France

prominent, ridden 3f out, soon weakened

20/1

6th

1

(6)

3rd Feb 2022

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Captain St Lucifer

9st 2lb

J: Trevor Whelan

T: Ivan Furtado

Has a patchy record and he weakened over C&D last time but that was after a win in a big field here (1m2f, Roby Mill second) in December; battled well for that breakthrough success and has claims if he can recapture that form.

11/4

5th

6

(1)

13th Jan 2022

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Captain St Lucifer

9st 3lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Ivan Furtado

Finally opened his account in handicap over C&D last month; he's been raised 2lb but can't be discounted for a yard among the winners.

9/2

25/1

Form: 58U7-0

Last run: 126 days

W: 9st 3lb

6 yo Horse

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
Poor form for Denis Quinn, failing to improve for the switch to handicaps when last seen in March; something to prove on stable debut.
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12th

6

(12)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Rocky Sea

9st 3lb

J: Ryan Sexton

T: Adrian Paul Keatley

midfield, struggling when jockey looked down to see if something was amiss over 2f out, soon hung left, eased from over 1f out, burst blood vessel

25/1

10th

6

(4)

19th Mar 2022

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Rocky Sea

9st 4lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: Denis Quinn

Well beaten in a bumper and in three completed starts on the Flat at up to 1m; makes handicap debut after 11 months off and enough to prove, even at this level.

33/1

Form: 6-9875

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Mare

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
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13

(3)

23rd Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

13:35 Newcastle (AW)

Violette Szabo

9st 0lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Nigel Tinkler

5th

10

(1)

17th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 1f 0y

Class 6

16:25 Redcar

Violette Szabo

9st 0lb

J: Faye McManoman

T: Nigel Tinkler

in touch with leaders on inner, pushed along over 2f out, switched right 2f out, soon ridden, kept on

20/1

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Payout
Exacta £348.00
Straight Forecast £279.40
Tricast £1111.60
Trifecta £1951.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Iron Sheriff

RP Ratings:

Odd Socks Havana

SPOTLIGHT:

Thaayer

The Star:

Reclaim Victory

THE NORTH:

Odd Socks Havana

The Times:

Odd Socks Havana

The Guardian:

Iron Sheriff

Daily Mail:

Iron Sheriff

Daily Express:

Iron Sheriff

The Sun:

Iron Sheriff

Daily Record:

Iron Sheriff

Telegraph:

Thaayer

Daily Mirror:

Thaayer