July 29 / 19.50 Musselburgh

19.50 Musselburgh

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Bernard Hunter 75th Anniversary Classified Stakes

  • Prize money: £2916
  • 0m 7f 33y
  • Class 6
  • 9 runners
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Bernard Hunter 75th Anniversary Classified Stakes

Runners: 9 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

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5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.00
  • Place: £1.80

Form: -42104 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Chelmsford in June saw him win his first race since his 3yo days; respectable fourth in one of these here last time, not far behind Palazzo and The Gay Blade; should threaten.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

3

(3)

14th Aug 2022

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

16:20 Chelmsford (AW)

Monaadhil

9st 9lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

held up in rear, headway over 2f out, ridden and switched right over 1f out, hung left and stayed on final furlong, went third final strides, no match for first two

11/2

1st

1

(8)

29th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

Monaadhil

9st 9lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

taken down early, held up in rear, headway on inner when not clear run and switched left over 1f out, edged right and went second inside final 110yds, ran on well and led towards finish

5/1

4th

4

(7)

19th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

15:35 Musselburgh

Monaadhil

9st 4lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

held up in behind leaders, pushed along and headway over 1f out, ridden and bit short of room inside final furlong, soon weakened

9/4

7/1

  • Place: £2.50

Form: 077573 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Has been running over shorter trips but he is a winner over this far and last time was a return to form at Southwell; perhaps better on the AW but couldn't rule out.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

8

(3)

5th Aug 2022

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

14:00 Thirsk

Sharrabang

9st 9lb

J: Morgan Cole

T: Stella Barclay

blindfold off late and slowly into stride, held up in midfield, pushed along halfway, minor headway on far side of group over 1f out, ridden and kept on inside final furlong

6/1

2nd

4

(2)

29th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

Sharrabang

9st 9lb

J: Amie Waugh

T: Stella Barclay

led, ridden 2f out, kept on well until headed and no extra towards finish

7/1

4th

11

(1)

20th Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

17:10 Southwell (AW)

Sharrabang

8st 12lb

J: Faye McManoman

T: Stella Barclay

led, disputed lead after 1f, pushed along 2f out, pressed leader when ridden over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

14/1

15/2

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 8299-4

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict
Only 1-35 but ran respectably back from a break 11 days ago and that was a 7f handicap; thereabouts.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

6

(2)

1st Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 50y

Class 6

15:18 Ayr

One Last Hug

8st 13lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Jim Goldie

prominent, ridden and outpaced 2f out, rallied and went second inside final 110yds, ran on towards finish

4/1

3rd

2

(4)

29th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

One Last Hug

9st 9lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Jim Goldie

bumped start, midfield, headway on inner when not clear run and switched left over 1f out, went third and carried right inside final 110yds, no impression towards finish

15/2

Form: 8-5663

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
First run over this far when splitting Palazzo and Monaadhil in a similar race here ten days ago; likes to lead and might be vulnerable once more when it matters.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

6

(3)

5th Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

16:10 Musselburgh

The Gay Blade

8st 13lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

raced freely, led, hard pressed and pushed along over 1f out, ridden and headed inside final furlong, no extra towards finish, lost second final stride

6/1

4th

9

(5)

29th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

The Gay Blade

9st 2lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

taken down early and walked to post, bumped start, soon went second, ridden and every chance 2f out, lost two places and weakened inside final 110yds

9/2

Form: 9-2224

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Not out of the first four in her four handicaps, finishing second in three of them; well related and should be a player in her first classified event; fine at 7f or 1m.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

9

(6)

9th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 195y

Class 6

20:35 Carlisle

Regal World

8st 8lb

J: Duran Fentiman

T: Tim Easterby

took keen hold, in touch with leaders on inner, not clear run over 2f out, nudged along when edged left and headway over 1f out, ridden and went second final 110yds, ran on

8/1

5th

8

(1)

29th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

Regal World

9st 2lb

J: Duran Fentiman

T: Tim Easterby

prominent, switched left over 2f out, ridden and every chance 2f out, lost two places and weakened final 110yds

4/1

4th

7

(9)

20th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 0f 53y

Class 6

18:25 Leicester

Regal World

9st 1lb

J: David Allan

T: Tim Easterby

towards rear about four wide, shaken up and good headway on outer from 3f out, drifted right over 1f out, carried left inside final furlong, keeping on when hampered towards finish

7/2

6th
3 (9)
Palazzo

4/1

Form: 6-6662 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Best known for his AW exploits but after starting slowly he finished well for second in a similar race here ten days ago; was perhaps a bit rusty after 116 days off; chance.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

3

(9)

29th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

Palazzo

9st 9lb

J: Graham Lee

T: Bryan Smart

never better than mid-division, ridden over 2f out, made no impression

4/1

2nd

5

(3)

19th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

15:35 Musselburgh

Palazzo

9st 4lb

J: Graham Lee

T: Bryan Smart

slowly into stride, in rear and outpaced, headway from over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong

9/2

6th

6

(3)

25th Mar 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

17:40 Newcastle (AW)

Palazzo

9st 3lb

J: Gianluca Sanna

T: Bryan Smart

Unplaced last four starts and the latest one came at Southwell, the scene of all of his wins; falling in the weights but others are more solid.

12/1

Form: 607856

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
Best form was last summer; latest maiden defeat can be forgiven but he's 0-13 and not progressing; blinkers tried.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

7

(3)

29th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

Herbertandflorence

9st 2lb

J: Callum Rodriguez

T: David C Griffiths

always towards rear

14/1

6th

6

(5)

16th Jul 2022

Good

1m 4f 63y

Class 3

16:17 Chester

Herbertandflorence

9st 5lb

J: David Allan

T: David C Griffiths

raced in second, lost second and dropped to rear 3f out, tailed off and eased final furlong (jockey said gelding hung badly lefthanded from 3f out)

100/1

10/1

Form: 6/30-9

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
Seven-race maiden who has achieved very little in two runs since being gelded; had some lengthy breaks between his races and is unconvincing.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

6

(6)

29th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

Zarina Grande

9st 9lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Richard Fahey

ducked right start and bumped rival start, prominent, ridden and struggling when slightly hampered over 2f out, weakened and dropped to rear over 1f out

10/1

9th

4

(6)

11th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 50y

Class 6

15:00 Ayr

Zarina Grande

9st 2lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Richard Fahey

always towards rear

12/1

10th

10

(8)

28th Dec 2021

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 5

17:20 Newcastle (AW)

Zarina Grande

8st 9lb

J: Barry McHugh

T: Richard Fahey

Only beaten 3l on his handicap debut here last winter (7f) and perhaps failed to appreciate the Fibresand when not so good next time; gelded during his long absence and well worth a market check.

16/1

Form: 9-0575 CD

Last run: 42 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
Won two 7f handicaps last autumn; no significant impact since and would prefer softer ground.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

9

(10)

2nd Aug 2022

Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

14:45 Catterick

Spartakos

9st 4lb

J: Sam James

T: Katie Scott

pressed leader, led after 2f, pushed along over 2f out, 1 length ahead 1f out, kept on, just did enough

9/2

5

(7)

29th Jul 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

Spartakos

9st 9lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Katie Scott

Won two 7f handicaps last autumn; no significant impact since and would prefer softer ground.

14/1

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Non-runners

Spartakos

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £326.00
Straight Forecast £309.70
Trifecta £1537.00

Selections

RP Ratings:

Palazzo

SPOTLIGHT:

Regal World

POSTDATA:

Monaadhil

The Sun:

The Gay Blade

The Times:

Regal World

Daily Mail:

Regal World

Telegraph:

Palazzo

The Guardian:

Palazzo

Daily Mirror:

Palazzo

The Star:

Palazzo

Daily Record:

Palazzo

Daily Express:

Monaadhil