July 29 / 13.00 Wolverhampton (AW)

13.00 Wolverhampton (AW)

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Cazoo Handicap (Div I)

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

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Partly cloudy

13/2 (Won)

  • Win: £5.50
  • Place: £2.10

Form: 997055

Last run: 24 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
0-11, but evidence so far suggests he is better on Tapeta than on turf and wasn't beaten far when fifth of 12 over C&D last time; frame material if building on that from 2lb lower.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

10

(3)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Contactless

8st 12lb

J: Zak Wheatley

T: Declan Carroll

prominent, pushed along over 2f out, led 1f out, ridden and went clear inside final furlong, readily

13/2

5th

9

(9)

5th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

16:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Contactless

9st 2lb

J: Harrison Shaw

T: Declan Carroll

took keen hold, close up, disputed lead after 2f, led clearly 4f out, increased tempo 3f out, pushed along 2f out, ridden over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, weakened final 110yds

16/1

5th

5

(1)

27th Jun 2022

Good

1m 0f 2y

Class 6

18:30 Musselburgh

Contactless

9st 7lb

J: Zak Wheatley

T: Declan Carroll

midfield and in touch with leaders, switched right and ridden over 2f out, weakened final furlong

5/1

OUR TIP

11/4

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 032472 C BF

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 11lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Just 2-29, but she only went down by a nose off this mark at Ayr (7f, good) 11 days ago (due to go up 2lb); has won around here (8.6f) and respected down at 0-55 level for the first time.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

2

(1)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:58 Ayr

Far From A Ruby

9st 8lb

J: Aiden Brookes

T: Katie Scott

made all, hard pressed and nudged along 2f out, went clear and ridden 1f out, kept on strongly final furlong, comfortably

5/2

2nd

1

(4)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Far From A Ruby

9st 11lb

J: Sam James

T: Katie Scott

raced freely, pressed leader, going easily over 2f out, soon led, hung right over 1f out, ridden and headed 1f out, kept on, no match for winner

11/4

7/2

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 510652

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
1-25, but was only beaten half a length when second of 12 over C&D last time; only 1lb higher and place claims again if able to repeat it.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

7

(5)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Giant Steps

9st 3lb

J: Josephine Gordon

T: Stella Barclay

held up in rear, switched right and pushed along over 1f out, ridden and ran on inside final furlong, went third towards finish, no match for first two

7/2

2nd

7

(6)

5th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

16:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Giant Steps

9st 5lb

J: Josephine Gordon

T: Stella Barclay

towards rear of midfield, going best 2f out, headway over 1f out, ridden and kept on inside final furlong

12/1

Form: -61157 D BF

Last run: 53 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Landed a couple of 0-55s at Lingfield (7f, Polytrack) and Southwell (7f, Tapeta) in the spring and possible excuses for his two unplaced efforts since (wide trip/soft ground); still unexposed, but drawn wider than ideal.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

5

(10)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

The Mad Monk

9st 4lb

J: George Wood

T: Richard Spencer

midfield, pushed along over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, headway over 1f out, ran on inside final furlong, not reach leaders

13/2

7th

5

(2)

6th Jun 2022

Good

1m 0f 31y

Class 6

20:15 Windsor

The Mad Monk

9st 7lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: Richard Spencer

prominent, led 2f out, soon ridden, clear when flashed tail 1f out, pushed out and kept on strongly

15/8

5th

11

(7)

4th May 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Kempton (AW)

The Mad Monk

9st 4lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Richard Spencer

Form: 607665 D

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
Only 1-25, but twice finished third from much higher marks over C&D earlier in the year and his latest effort when beaten 3l into fifth of 14 at Thirsk (1m, good) wasn't a bad performance; each-way claims again.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

4

(9)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Global Vision

9st 5lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Jessica Macey

held up in rear, pushed along over 2f out, ran on inside final furlong, not reach leaders

7/1

6th

1

(3)

14th Jun 2022

Good

0m 7f 96y

Class 6

17:45 Beverley

Global Vision

10st 0lb

J: Aled Beech

T: Jessica Macey

took keen hold, squeezed out start, towards rear, raced wide home turn, switched right and headway 2f out, keeping on when short of room over 1f out, switched left inside final furlong, made no telling impression

10/1

6th

6

(6)

2nd Jun 2022

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

13:52 Redcar

Global Vision

9st 8lb

J: Aled Beech

T: Jessica Macey

slowly away, in rear, ridden and outpaced under 3f out, edged left over 1f out, never dangerous

25/1

12/1

Form: 850974 CD

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
Won four times on the AW in 2020 (including once over C&D), but current losing run up to 19; not shown much lately but has dropped 10lb lower than when twice runner-up here late last year; interesting.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

3

(6)

3rd Aug 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

14:10 Brighton

Luscifer

9st 9lb

J: Charles Bishop

T: Ronald Harris

held up in rear, switched right and up the centre 3f out, ridden and headway 2f out, hung left and went third but no chance with winner inside final furlong

6/1

6th

8

(1)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Luscifer

9st 2lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Ronald Harris

led, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, soon weakened

12/1

4th

4

(7)

22nd Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 0f 14y

Class 6

18:35 Chepstow

Luscifer

9st 9lb

J: William Carson

T: Ronald Harris

led narrowly or disputed lead, led clearly over 2f out, soon ridden, headed over 1f out, lost second and no extra 1f out, weakened and lost third inside final 110yds

10/1

Form: 000639

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
1-14; looked to be running into form when third of 12 over 6f here earlier in month, but didn't build on it at Southwell (6f, Tapeta) nine days ago; drops in class but something to prove on this first attempt at 7f.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

2

(8)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Good Listener

9st 9lb

J: Connor Murtagh

T: John Mackie

slowly away, towards rear, pushed along over 2f out, switched right over 1f out, made no telling impression

14/1

9th

4

(8)

20th Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

16:35 Southwell (AW)

Good Listener

9st 7lb

J: Connor Murtagh

T: John Mackie

midfield, ridden and outpaced from over 2f out, weakening when hampered over 1f out

8/1

3rd

7

(12)

5th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

14:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Good Listener

9st 7lb

J: Connor Murtagh

T: John Mackie

towards rear of midfield, pushed along and headway from over 1f out, ridden and stayed on inside final furlong

20/1

33/1

Form: 0-6000

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
0-17 and nothing in his efforts since returning from an absence last month to suggest he is about to change that; easily opposable from his high draw.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

9

(11)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Musaytir

9st 0lb

J: Trevor Whelan

T: Grace Harris

prominent, pushed along over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

33/1

12th

6

(5)

11th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 80y

Class 6

15:55 Ffos Las

Musaytir

9st 9lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: Grace Harris

in rear, ridden and hung left under 3f out, weakened from over 1f out (jockey said gelding was never travelling; vet said gelding lost his right hind shoe)

33/1

6th

10

(4)

22nd Jun 2022

Good To Firm

1m 2f 37y

Class 6

20:00 Bath

Musaytir

9st 5lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Grace Harris

15-race maiden; became very disappointing last year and, following a layoff, has been safely held off basement marks twice this month; moves back up from 1m and sports refitted cheekpieces today.

33/1

Form: 880568 C

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
Sole win in 18 starts came here (8.6f) from 9lb higher a year ago, but has shown little so far this year including in this headgear combination last time; drops in grade, but needs to turn things around.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

3

(7)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Dark Esteem

9st 8lb

J: Pierre-Louis Jamin

T: Roger Teal

took keen hold, prominent on outer, pushed along and weakened over 2f out

14/1

8th

10

(11)

6th Jul 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

20:20 Kempton (AW)

Dark Esteem

9st 1lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Roger Teal

pressed leader, headed and raced in second over 6f out, ridden and led 2f out, soon headed and lost ground quickly, weakened from over 1f out

16/1

6th

5

(6)

30th May 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

15:25 Lingfield

Dark Esteem

8st 12lb

J: Jack Mitchell

T: Roger Teal

12/1

10th
11 (2)
Dansemai

14/1

Form: -54307

Last run: 50 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Well held on turf the last twice, but had previously been beaten less than 2l into third of nine on handicap debut at Southwell (7f, Tapeta); returns to the AW off 4lb lower and unexposed after six starts; considered.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

11

(2)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Dansemai

8st 11lb

J: Connor Planas

T: Tom Ward

midfield, ridden and weakened over 2f out

14/1

25/1

Form: 743057

Last run: 15 days

W: 8st 9lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
13-race maiden who is 11lb lower than when second of ten over 6f in January but his best efforts have come over that trip; modest lately and needs the return to the AW and new headgear combination to give him a boost.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

11th

12

(6)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Sir Duke

8st 9lb

J: Christian Howarth

T: Nikki Evans

in touch with leaders, dropped to midfield over 4f out, pushed along over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

25/1

5th

8

(3)

14th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

15:00 Chepstow

Sir Duke

8st 13lb

J: Nicola Currie

T: Nikki Evans

took keen hold, prominent, pushed along over 3f out, ridden 2f out, kept on well and went second inside final furlong

5/1

5th

7

(4)

20th Jun 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 16y

Class 6

14:10 Chepstow

Sir Duke

9st 1lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Nikki Evans

towards rear, pushed along over 3f out, ridden 2f out, made no impression

20/1

Form: 093365 CD

Last run: 81 days

W: 9st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
3-57, though one of his wins came over C&D and the other two were at Kempton (1m, Polytrack) earlier in year; 1lb below last winning mark, but not shown much the last twice and widest stall no help.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6

(12)

29th Jul 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Fact Or Fable

9st 4lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: J S Moore

3-57, though one of his wins came over C&D and the other two were at Kempton (1m, Polytrack) earlier in year; 1lb below last winning mark, but not shown much the last twice and widest stall no help.

12/1

5th

2

(7)

9th May 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

16:40 Wolverhampton (AW)

Fact Or Fable

9st 5lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: J S Moore

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Payout
Exacta £213.00
Straight Forecast £179.40
Tricast £1492.40
Trifecta £1021.00

Selections

Telegraph:

Giant Steps

RP Ratings:

The Mad Monk

POSTDATA:

Contactless

The Times:

Dark Esteem

Daily Mail:

Far From A Ruby

SPOTLIGHT:

Luscifer

Daily Express:

The Mad Monk

The Star:

The Mad Monk

The Guardian:

Giant Steps

Daily Mirror:

Giant Steps

The Sun:

Giant Steps

Daily Record:

Giant Steps