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Champagne Pommery Rose Magnum Handicap

  • Prize money: £3456
  • 1m 0f 208y
  • Class 6
  • 7 runners
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Champagne Pommery Rose Magnum Handicap

Runners: 7 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

14/1 (Won)

  • Win: £8.50
  • Place: £3.20

Form: 616544 CD

Last run: 4 days

W: 9st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Two wins (both 1m1f) this season show that he retains a fair amount of ability aged eight; did his best work at the finish over 1m at Carlisle on Monday; possibilities back up in trip.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

7

(9)

3rd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 2y

Class 6

16:30 Musselburgh

Chinese Spirit

9st 5lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Linda Perratt

towards rear

13/2

5/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: -84312 D

Last run: 4 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

In-form mare who made all in classified event at Ayr last month, then finished second in Carlisle handicap on Monday (both over 1m on good going); runner-up on sole 1m1f start; in the mix.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

2

(9)

15th Sep 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Bankawi

9st 12lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Michael & David Easterby

led but pestered, ridden 2f out, headed over 1f out, soon lost position and beaten, weakened final furlong

5/1

7

(6)

7th Sep 2022

Good

0m 7f 173y

Class 6

15:25 Carlisle

Bankawi

9st 2lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Michael & David Easterby

Resumed winning ways at Ayr in July and she's continued in excellent nick, runner-up over C&D 13 days ago (both on good); she holds very good claims off the same mark.

7/2

11

(8)

6th Sep 2022

Good

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

14:20 Catterick

Bankawi

9st 2lb

J: Shane Gray

T: Michael & David Easterby

C&D winner who is enjoying a good spell of form, winning at Ayr in July and runner-up in three of her four runs since; has won on good to soft but wouldn't want it any slower.

6/1

9/2

Form: 116233

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Having a productive year; successful three times in Scotland between April and June; placed three times (1m-1m3f) last month, close third at Hamilton most recently; solid chance.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

8

(2)

19th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

15:14 Newcastle (AW)

Cosa Sara

9st 3lb

J: David Egan

T: Jim Goldie

Scored at Ayr (7f) in September but her form has nosedived; last of 12 over C&D last month and has something to prove.

20/1

12th

6

(9)

17th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Cosa Sara

9st 7lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Jim Goldie

Fifth turf win when successful over Ayr's 7f last month; not so good since and her record on the AW (0-9) hardly bodes well.

12/1

6th

7

(5)

3rd Oct 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

13:42 Ayr

Cosa Sara

8st 9lb

J: William Pyle

T: Jim Goldie

took keen hold, held up in rear, no impression from over 2f out

9/1

Form: 576124

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 3lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Below par in 1m2f AW selling handicap last time (claimed out of Alexandra Dunn's yard for £7,200); bang there (won narrowly then close second) in 0-55 events on turf in June; this is a touch harder.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

13th

4

(4)

14th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

16:19 Redcar

Breckland

9st 12lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Keith Dalgleish

raced far side, prominent, pushed along 3f out, ridden and weakened over 1f out, 4th of 4 in group

16/1

10th

5

(13)

6th Oct 2022

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

14:25 Ayr

Breckland

9st 13lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Keith Dalgleish

prominent on outer, ridden under 3f out, gradually lost position

8/1

2

(10)

27th Sep 2022

Good

0m 7f 50y

Class 6

16:04 Ayr

Breckland

9st 13lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Keith Dalgleish

2-7 since switching to current stable in July, with both wins gained over 7f on ground slower than good; also suited by a quicker surface and his recent defeat at Catterick can be excused (trapped wide throughout); respectable fourth at Hamilton (1m) yesterday.

6/1

6/1

Form: 217732 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Has gained both wins at Beverley; placed at Redcar (1m1f) and Newcastle (1m, AW) the last twice; in decent form but has something to prove back on a sharp course.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

16

(9)

14th Oct 2023

Good

1m 2f 56y

Class 4

16:45 York

Iron Sheriff

8st 9lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Roger Fell & Sean Murray

in rear

50/1

4th

1

(9)

26th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

14:15 Beverley

Iron Sheriff

10st 1lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Roger Fell & Sean Murray

Not been in the best of form (13l-sixth here last week) since Pontefract win in June (1m2f, good to firm); has won on soft, but ideally suited by quicker ground; others appeal more.

14/1

6th

3

(7)

20th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 5

17:10 Beverley

Iron Sheriff

9st 8lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Roger Fell & Sean Murray

Dual course winner, including C&D; acts on soft; has won three times over 1m2f this season but last two efforts suggest that the handicapper has his measure at present.

14/1

Form: 632434 BF

Last run: 32 days

W: 9st 1lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Beaten favourite at Ayr the last twice (consecutive days; rested over four weeks since); has never won away from that venue but remains well treated and can't be dismissed.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

12th

13

(3)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:05 Ayr

Royal Countess

8st 9lb

J: Shane Gray

T: R Mike Smith

Three-time course winner (1m2f, soft/good to soft), the latest in May off today's mark; returns to Ayr after two heavy defeats at Hamilton but she failed to shine here in July/August; arrives with something to prove.

20/1

OUR TIP

Form: 592442 CD

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

C&D winner in April (one of five runs in visor); ran well in first-time cheekpieces back here (on good ground) 17 days ago, splitting subsequent scorers; strong contender off just 1lb higher in retained headgear.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

5

(9)

7th Sep 2022

Good

0m 7f 173y

Class 6

14:50 Carlisle

Ayr Empress

9st 6lb

J: Sam James

T: Keith Dalgleish

in rear on outer, ridden 3f out, hung right 2f out, never on terms

7/1

5th

5

(1)

31st Aug 2022

Soft

1m 1f 35y

Class 6

19:55 Hamilton

Ayr Empress

9st 6lb

J: Sam James

T: Keith Dalgleish

raced freely, held up in midfield, shaken up over 1f out, headway 1f out, ridden and no impression inside final furlong

16/1

9th

6

(1)

19th Aug 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

17:54 Newcastle (AW)

Ayr Empress

9st 10lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Keith Dalgleish

took keen hold, towards rear, ridden over 2f out, soon beaten

14/1

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Payout
Exacta £351.00
Straight Forecast £320.20
Trifecta £1528.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Ayr Empress

POSTDATA:

Cosa Sara

The Times:

Iron Sheriff

The Guardian:

Bankawi

RP Ratings:

Ayr Empress

Daily Mirror:

Ayr Empress

Daily Record:

Ayr Empress

Telegraph:

Cosa Sara

Daily Express:

Cosa Sara

The Star:

Cosa Sara

Daily Mail:

Iron Sheriff

The Sun:

Bankawi