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16:30 Chester

Good To Soft

GBR Everyone’s Turf Handicap

  • Prize money: £5076
  • 1m 4f 63y
  • Class 4
  • 12 runners
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GBR Everyone’s Turf Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Light rain

20/1 (Won)

  • Win: £19.70
  • Place: £4.30

Form: 16-543

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

His two wins were over 1m2f on soft ground last October; signed off for Hugo Palmer below his best and probably one to watch on this occasion, despite the booking of Hollie Doyle.

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5th

2

(4)

1st Jul 2023

Good

1m 4f 63y

Class 4

14:32 Chester

The Nu Form Way

10st 0lb

J: Sam James

T: Stella Barclay

Successful at Beverley (1m2f, good to soft) in April and back to winning ways over C&D (good; Zealandia behind in fourth) in May; badly hampered in the early stages back at Beverley last time, so it's easy enough to put a line through that run; respected

5/1

9th

5

(11)

11th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 4f 23y

Class 4

18:45 Beverley

The Nu Form Way

9st 10lb

J: Callum Rodriguez

T: Stella Barclay

prominent, badly hampered and dropped to rear after 3f

7/1

1st

8

(9)

27th May 2023

Good

1m 4f 63y

Class 4

17:45 Chester

The Nu Form Way

9st 4lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Stella Barclay

towards rear

5/1

6/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 15-42 BF

Last run: 71 days

W: 9st 6lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Led early and went down only narrowly on her switch to handicaps over this far at Goodwood (good to soft); that's solid form and she's entitled to improve some more; up 2lb.

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2nd

1

(1)

28th Aug 2022

Good To Soft

1m 3f 218y

Class 3

16:10 Goodwood

Speak

9st 9lb

J: David Probert

T: Andrew Balding

held up in behind leaders, pushed along 3f out, ridden over 1f out, went second 1f out, kept on but no match for winner

6/4

2nd

9

(12)

31st Jul 2022

Good To Soft

1m 4f 63y

Class 4

16:30 Chester

Speak

9st 6lb

J: David Probert

T: Andrew Balding

held up in rear, good headway from 3f out, pushed along over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, led inside final furlong, kept on but headed towards finish

6/1

2nd

9

(7)

21st May 2022

Good

1m 3f 218y

Class 3

16:00 Goodwood

Speak

8st 8lb

J: Hayley Turner

T: Andrew Balding

9/2

7/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 636122

Last run: 36 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Steadily progressive filly who may have had the run of things over C&D last time (on good) but it was another solid show to go down narrowly; entitled to be in the thick of it once more off 2lb higher.

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9th

2

(11)

23rd Apr 2024

Good

1m 4f 6y

Class 3

15:55 Epsom

Wynter Wildes

9st 7lb

J: Mikkel Mortensen

T: Charlie Fellowes

Won three times last year (twice on turf) and improved again when Listed third at Lingfield (1m5f, AW) in November; went up the weights as a result and was only sixth of seven in an AW handicap next time, but in view of her progressive profile she's not ruled out on this return to action.

12/1

1

(5)

9th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 2

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Wynter Wildes

9st 13lb

J: Mikkel Mortensen

T: Charlie Fellowes

Gained her third win of 2023 at Yarmouth (11.5f) in September and posted another solid effort when third of 14 in 1m5f Listed event at Lingfield last month; she can go well again back in handicap company.

5/1

5/1

Form: 11-642 C

Last run: 36 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Made all over 1m2f here (good to soft) last September and followed up over this far at Catterick; won't mind coming back in distance after two respectable staying efforts (2m2f/2m).

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2nd

6

(7)

10th May 2024

Good

2m 2f 140y

Class 2

15:40 Chester

Emiyn

8st 9lb

J: Zak Wheatley

T: Declan Carroll

Best known for his front-running exploits at Chester, including three wins and last two of those were under Zak Wheatley; has proved his stamina but six rivals went past him in this race last year and all wins have been on softer than good; blinkered twice in 2020 and now tries a visor.

12/1

11th

1

(16)

20th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 4f 8y

Class 3

19:05 Thirsk

Emiyn

9st 11lb

J: Harrison Shaw

T: Declan Carroll

raced wide early, prominent, led after 3f

14/1

Form: 95-693

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 8lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Exposed seven-time winner and now an 8yo; probably better at this trip than the 2m he ran over last time but others make greater appeal.

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5th

1

(1)

20th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 2f 50y

Class 5

19:30 Nottingham

Lunar Jet

9st 11lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Steph Hollinshead

Below par on stable debut over C&D (heavy) last October, after a break, and this 10yo has been absent since; however, this C&D winner is 1lb lower than when winning at Redcar (1m2f, soft) last April and is not ruled out.

10/1

6th
7 (11)
Restorer

12/1

Form: 364366 C

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 11lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Stable runs three; needs to bounce back from two below-par performances but he did run well at the big meeting here in May and is 6lb lower than then; not entirely ruled out.

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9

(4)

10th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 5

17:00 Lingfield (AW)

Restorer

9st 1lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Ian Williams

awkward start, in rear, looked to go wrong and pulled up 7f out

6/1

2nd

6

(8)

7th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

13:40 Lingfield (AW)

Restorer

9st 9lb

J: Andrea Pinna

T: Ian Williams

midfield

14/1

4th

5

(4)

2nd Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Restorer

9st 10lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Ian Williams

Long in the tooth now and nothing like the force of old but kept on for third over C&D eight days ago and is another 2lb lower now; each-way claims at least.

8/1

13/2

Form: 36-392 CD

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 13lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Dual winner last year for Willam Haggas; back on track for current yard when second at Newcastle (1m4f) a month ago following a wind op; needs considering.

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7th

4

(3)

24th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

1m 3f 99y

Class 5

16:55 Windsor

Midrarr

9st 8lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: Chris Dwyer

Wins have come in the summer and she didn't offer much on her comeback, having finished last season with a string of ordinary efforts; the handicapper's proving quick to relent but she's still hard to recommend.

12/1

8th

7

(10)

31st Mar 2023

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 5

17:25 Southwell (AW)

Midrarr

9st 9lb

J: Stefano Cherchi

T: Chris Dwyer

Scored twice on Wolverhampton Tapeta (1m6f and 1m4f) in summer 2021 but mostly out of form last year for Brian Ellison and finished last of nine on both her starts for new yard; down the weights but with questions to answer.

33/1

9th

1

(1)

28th Nov 2022

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

16:25 Wolverhampton (AW)

Midrarr

9st 10lb

J: Thore Hammer Hansen

T: Chris Dwyer

towards rear on inner

20/1

14/1

Form: 30-566

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Decent when trained in Ireland but he's looked regressive for a while and has finished no better than fifth since changing hands cheaply.

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9th

15

(9)

26th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 3f 197y

Class 5

16:55 Doncaster

Mythical

9st 0lb

J: Rowan Scott

T: Simon Whitaker

Having tumbled down the weights there were signs last May/June that he'd found his current level; however, he's won just one of his 20 starts and has a sizeable absence to defy today.

33/1

5th

7

(3)

2nd Jun 2023

Good

1m 3f 197y

Class 5

20:50 Doncaster

Mythical

9st 7lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Simon Whitaker

Useful 2yo for Aidan O'Brien (Group 1 placed) but it's been a steady decline since ,albeit he ran well when fourth of 14 at Wetherby (1m2f, good) last time; down another 1lb and anyone's guess if he can build on that, but he would have a good chance if he can.

8/1

14/1

Form: -58417 CD

Last run: 42 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Got up on the line over C&D (good) and Pontefract eight days later perhaps came too soon; on a competitive mark should he return to form.

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8th

6

1st Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 156y

Class 5

13:20 Catterick

Bamboo Bay

11st 5lb

J: Charlotte Jones

T: Philip Kirby

Low-grade handicapper on the Flat these days; well beaten 150-1 shot in a course novice hurdle when returning to jumping last month; plenty to prove at present.

33/1

7th

1

19th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 66y

Class 4

14:00 Catterick

Bamboo Bay

11st 0lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Philip Kirby

Dual Flat winner; unexposed over hurdles, two fair runs as a juvenile but well beaten on handicap debut on last run (November 2022); out of form on recent Flat runs; others stronger.

33/1

Form: 044117 CD

Last run: 64 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Won this two years ago but was tailed off in last year's renewal; after again running well here in May he won back-to-back handicaps elsewhere (1m3f/1m4f) and he reportedly finished stiff on his last visit two months ago; can deal with this mark and Harry Davies takes off another 5lb.

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8th

5

(9)

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 6

13:40 Newcastle (AW)

Heart Of Soul

10st 12lb

T: Patrick Morris

towards rear of midfield

20/1

6th

8

(6)

16th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

1m 4f 63y

Class 4

17:35 Chester

Heart Of Soul

8st 4lb

J: Hayley Turner

T: Patrick Morris

Six wins for Ian Williams including three over C&D, but lost his way including after moving to this yard; latest fifth of nine at Wolverhampton (1m4f, AW) was a bit better, but not enough to make him of interest.

33/1

5th

2

(3)

9th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Heart Of Soul

9st 13lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Patrick Morris

Won at Hamilton (1m3f, good) and Kempton (1m4f, AW) for Ian Williams last May but he's lost his way since his last success and has been beaten 9l or more in five runs for current yard; mark is tumbling but he has a lot to prove.

16/1

OUR TIP

5/1

Form: 831-01 D

Last run: 35 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Cheekpieces on for the first time when making just about all the running over a tad shorter at Windsor (good to firm); had reportedly come on for his reappearance and, after only nine runs, he could keep improving; just 3lb higher.

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7th

12

(5)

11th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 211y

Class 3

13:30 Ascot

Enthused

9st 0lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: James Owen

Scored five times over hurdles last year; hasn't fared badly since returning to the Flat (turf/AW) but the bare form suggests he'll come up short in this competitive field, back up in grade.

20/1

3rd

1

(3)

28th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 6f 21y

Class 4

14:10 Southwell (AW)

Enthused

9st 11lb

J: Aidan Keeley

T: James Owen

prominent

11/2

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Non-runners

Zealandia

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £843.00
Straight Forecast £899.10
Tricast £3001.10
Trifecta £3567.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Wynter Wildes

SPOTLIGHT:

Speak

Telegraph:

Enthused

RP Ratings:

Lunar Jet

The Sun:

Zealandia

The Guardian:

Wynter Wildes

The Star:

Wynter Wildes

Daily Record:

Wynter Wildes

The Times:

Speak

Daily Mail:

Speak

Daily Express:

Enthused

Daily Mirror:

Enthused

TOPSPEED:

Lunar Jet