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17:10 Beverley

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Carpe Diem Handicap

  • Prize money: £3186
  • 1m 0f 100y
  • Class 6
  • 16 runners
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Carpe Diem Handicap

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

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7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £7.00
  • Place: £2.30

Form: 4-7142 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Pretty reliable around this time of year (second in this race last year) and his trainer has her string in fine fettle; 5lb higher than when beating Dogged at Pontefract (1m Class 5, good to firm) three starts back and was runner-up at Carlisle last time.

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5th

6

(7)

29th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

16:00 Southwell (AW)

Captain Corelli

9st 7lb

J: Ryan Sexton

T: Julie Camacho

prominent

10/1

6th

1

(5)

14th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

15:55 Newcastle (AW)

Captain Corelli

9st 8lb

J: Ryan Sexton

T: Julie Camacho

midfield

18/1

8th

11

(9)

31st Oct 2023

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 5

17:45 Newcastle (AW)

Captain Corelli

9st 5lb

J: Ryan Sexton

T: Julie Camacho

took keen hold, prominent, pressed leader halfway, weakened over 1f out

25/1

7/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 137384 CD

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Useful Beverley form figures (2316233) and sits on the same mark as when scrambling home at Ripon (1m Class 4, good) in June; met late trouble when a creditable fourth of eight at Ayr (1m, good) last week; chance.

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6th

11

(1)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:05 Ayr

Motarajel

8st 10lb

J: Duran Fentiman

T: Tim Easterby

Third off 8lb higher at Carlisle (1m1f, good to soft) in July; also effective on soft; however, he's failed to threaten on his last four starts.

16/1

6th

12

(12)

19th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 219y

Class 5

13:50 Redcar

Motarajel

8st 11lb

J: Amie Waugh

T: Tim Easterby

Hasn't won since scoring off 14lb higher at Ripon in July last year (1m, good); well handicapped but recent efforts uninspiring.

25/1

7th

7

(7)

5th Sep 2023

Good

1m 0f 68y

Class 6

19:15 Hamilton

Motarajel

8st 10lb

J: Sean Kirrane

T: Tim Easterby

11lb lower than when winning at Ripon in July last year (1m, good), but hasn't been in top form this year; could revive with regular cheekpieces being replaced by blinkers (second time he's worn them, no improvement on previous occasion three years ago).

8/1

25/1

  • Place: £6.20

Form: -56055

Last run: 23 days

W: 8st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Sole win came at Chelmsford last December; holds a similar (limited) chance to Big Muddy; look elsewhere.

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6th

9

(8)

2nd Apr 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Captain St Lucifer

9st 0lb

J: William Carver

T: Suzzanne France

Placed over C&D on two of his last five appearances but has become wildly inconsistent and his only was from 37 starts was in 2021.

25/1

Form: 072212 D

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Went down fighting here (7.5f Class 6, good; beaten by a nose) in July and the model of consistency since (212); is creeping up the weights and possibly vulnerable with stamina reserves far from assured over 8.5f.

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7th

11

(2)

31st Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

17:00 Southwell (AW)

Available Angel

9st 3lb

J: Jason Hart

T: John Mackie

Fighting chance on best AW form but is 0-17 in this sphere and needs to step up on her 2024 efforts; yet to win away from Yarmouth.

25/1

16/1

Form: 67387

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 6lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Made late headway in a modest maiden here (7.5f; third, 18-1) in July; has failed to better that in two subsequent starts, most latterly in a visor at Thirsk (1m); easing in the weights (3lb lower) and still lightly raced after just five starts.

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5th

11

(7)

26th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

18:00 Newcastle (AW)

Fifty Sent

9st 1lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Michael Dods

His one win from 22 starts came over C&D but in a small-field event; he's now 8lb below that winning mark and a recent run on turf should have sharpened him up; should give a good account.

8/1

5th

12

(4)

23rd Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 2f 43y

Class 5

16:45 Doncaster

Fifty Sent

8st 11lb

J: Rhys Elliott

T: Michael Dods

Off the mark on second start for this yard, over 1m2f on AW last May; finished close up over this trip on soft in July but nearly always kept to shorter since and not quite at his best of late (first-time cheekpieces latest, now discarded).

14/1

Form: 881431 D

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Twice successful since joining Harriet Bethell, latterly at Ripon (1m2f Class 6, good); sits 3lb higher with this stiff track counteracting the shorter trip; still fairly weighted on turf (compared to AW); merits respect.

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4th

1

(3)

10th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 1f 170y

Class 5

19:50 Ripon

Bearwith

9st 11lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Harriet Bethell

He's made a bright start to the campaign, including a 1m3f win at Southwell last month, and his latest second at Pontefract came at the hands of a well-treated rival; has won over C&D in the past and he's respected for a yard in fine form.

3/1

2nd

3

(2)

1st May 2024

Soft

1m 2f 5y

Class 5

15:15 Pontefract

Bearwith

9st 7lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Harriet Bethell

Took his form up a notch when landing 1m3f Southwell handicap 22 days ago, deserving extra credit given he lost ground at the start in a slowly run race; he holds major claims off a 1lb lower mark back on turf.

11/4

22/1

Form: 603580 CD

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Just did enough when scoring over C&D (Class 6, good; from a 2lb higher mark) in July; unconvincing since, failing to beat a single rival at Redcar (1m, good to soft) last week; stablemate of Motarajel.

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9th

8

(2)

23rd Jun 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

13:50 Redcar

Stripzee

8st 11lb

J: Duran Fentiman

T: Tim Easterby

pressed leader

25/1

7th

10

(13)

10th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

15:20 Catterick

Stripzee

9st 4lb

J: Sean Kirrane

T: Tim Easterby

prominent on outer

16/1

Form: 732213 D

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 10lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Resumed winning ways at Brighton (1m Class 6, good to firm) on penultimate start but soundly beaten over 1m2f - a plausible excuse - next time; it's possible that her current mark is beyond the reach of her capabilities; others make more appeal.

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7th

1

(3)

10th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

15:30 Brighton

Girl Inthe Picture

9st 10lb

J: Neil Callan

T: Ed Dunlop

midfield

12/1

4th

7

(3)

31st Aug 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:06 Bath

Girl Inthe Picture

9st 2lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Ed Dunlop

Won over C&D last season and began this campaign with some very respectable efforts but has looked out of sorts on both outings this month and now has questions to answer; swaps blinkers for refitted visor.

12/1

12th

11

(10)

18th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

18:55 Newmarket (July)

Girl Inthe Picture

9st 7lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Ed Dunlop

raced centre, led overall, went clear over 5f out, reduced lead from under 3f out, headed under 2f out, soon weakened

25/1

Form: /0813- C BF

Last run: 427 days

W: 9st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Exploited a career-low mark when scoring over 1m2f here (soft) last summer; was a beaten favourite at Nottingham the following week and has been absent since; may need a run (or more) to reach peak fitness, although it's worth consulting the market for advice.

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1st

7

(2)

10th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 1f 170y

Class 5

19:50 Ripon

Contrast

9st 5lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Michael & David Easterby

Veteran who made an encouraging return when second of 12 at Nottingham three weeks ago (8.3f, soft); longer trip will help but drying ground not ideal for him.

6/1

2nd

1

(7)

20th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 0f 75y

Class 6

18:25 Nottingham

Contrast

9st 11lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Michael & David Easterby

slowly into stride

10/1

4/1

Form: 001343 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 10st 2lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Failed to stay 1m2f here on penultimate start but gave a good account when third at Thirsk (7f Class 5, soft) last week; 4lb above last winning mark which, on the basis of historic form, isn't a barrier to success.

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9th

6

(10)

17th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 100y

Class 6

16:30 Beverley

Zumurud

9st 9lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Mark Walford

Yet to kickstart this campaign and, although he has run well here in the past, others come here with more pressing claims.

16/1

8th

8

(2)

10th Jul 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

19:20 Ripon

Zumurud

9st 9lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: Mark Walford

Bit disappointing at Wetherby on last appearance; last success came off this mark at Nottingham (1m, good to firm) 12 months ago; major player if back to that level of form.

9/1

11/1

Form: 332837 C

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

No win since the summer of 2020; usually saves his best efforts on turf for Beverley (2-7 over 5f-7.5f) but was soundly beaten in a claimer here (blinkered) on penultimate start; stamina reserves are as much of a worry as current form; safer to look elsewhere.

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11th

8

(7)

20th Sep 2022

Good

1m 0f 100y

Class 6

17:10 Beverley

Harry Love

9st 7lb

J: Harry Russell

T: Ollie Pears

always towards rear

11/1

7th

1

(1)

29th Aug 2022

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

13:05 Southwell (AW)

Harry Love

10st 0lb

J: Gianluca Sanna

T: Ollie Pears

towards rear of midfield, ridden and headway over 1f out, no extra inside final 110yds

12/1

3rd

4

(7)

10th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

0m 7f 96y

Class 6

15:10 Beverley

Harry Love

9st 6lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Ollie Pears

reluctant to load, took keen hold, prominent, made challenge going best over 2f out, ridden and found little 1f out, weakened final 110yds

5/1

12th
2 (16)
Dogged

10/1

Form: 262530 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 10st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

Ran okay over C&D in May (weakened into fourth) and was in the mix at Carlisle (1m Class 5; good) on penultimate start; struggled in the Leger Legends at Doncaster latest, but it is an overall record of 1-25 which serves to temper enthusiasm most.

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9th

5

(4)

10th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 1f 170y

Class 5

19:50 Ripon

Dogged

9st 7lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Rebecca Menzies

Four wins last season, two of them at this track; ended 2023 quietly and he was well held on his seasonal return 18 days ago; slipped back down the weights as a consequence though and a revival could be imminent.

8/1

13th
15 (13)
Sun Rising

16/1

Form: 2646-0 C

Last run: 178 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Shock winner of a nursery here (7.5f, good; 80-1) last summer; placed twice in seven starts since but off the track for six months since toiling at Wolverhampton; difficult to fancy in the circumstances.

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11th

9

(6)

9th Apr 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

17:35 Southwell (AW)

Sun Rising

9st 1lb

J: Ben Robinson

T: Craig Lidster

7f turf winner in 2021 but unconvincing for the most part since and reappearance was forgettable.

33/1

8th

13

(2)

30th Mar 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Sun Rising

9st 2lb

J: Ben Robinson

T: Craig Lidster

7f turf winner in 2021 but uneven form since and, although she's run well over C&D, she has a bit to prove back up in trip on first run for new trainer.

25/1

10

(4)

10th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Sun Rising

8st 10lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: David Brown

Turf winner as a 2yo and she also ran well here one year ago (extended 1m); well beaten on her last four starts, however, and she comes here with too much to prove.

25/1

18/1

Form: 621449 D

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Found plenty when breaking the duck at Leicester (1m, Class 6, good to soft; from a 2lb lower mark) in July; a mixed bag since, with the cheekpieces worn at Thirsk recently swiftly discarded; needs to rediscover a spark in order to play a constructive role.

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11th

10

(1)

5th Jun 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Selfish Brian

9st 2lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Stella Barclay

On a modest run of form in final starts for Nigel Tinkler but better treated now than when going close over 1m3f at Southwell in December and new trainer is enjoying a good run; turnaround on the cards.

10/1

8th

8

(7)

5th May 2023

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

17:35 Newcastle (AW)

Selfish Brian

9st 4lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Nigel Tinkler

Had plenty of chances at this sort of level over the winter, mainly over a bit further, and looked to have no complaints behind two of tonight's rivals here three weeks ago.

12/1

7th

5

(4)

13th Apr 2023

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 6

14:10 Newcastle (AW)

Selfish Brian

9st 6lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Nigel Tinkler

Infrequent winner but he has run some good races in defeat this winter and conditions shouldn't be an issue; each-way claims again.

8/1

33/1

Form: 09-R64

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Maiden (0-11) who refused to race when sporting blinkers at Newcastle in May; took a small step forward when fourth over 1m2f here latest but further improvement is required today.

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9th

12

(1)

6th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Big Muddy

8st 12lb

J: Faye McManoman

T: Suzzanne France

15-race maiden who refused to race twice for Seb Spencer last season and has been well beaten in three runs for new yard this year; can only be watched.

40/1

6th

9

(5)

3rd Oct 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Big Muddy

9st 5lb

J: Faye McManoman

T: Suzzanne France

slowly away

33/1

10th

10

(7)

8th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

18:10 Newcastle (AW)

Big Muddy

9st 3lb

J: Faye McManoman

T: Suzzanne France

13-race maiden who refused to race in two of his last four runs for Seb Spencer; tailed off on 1m2f course reappearance for his new trainer in June.

50/1

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Anglo Saxson, Selfish Brian

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Payout
Exacta £387.00
Straight Forecast £288.00
Tricast £4711.30
Trifecta £7526.00

Selections

Telegraph:

Bearwith

SPOTLIGHT:

Motarajel

NEWMARKET:

Girl Inthe Picture

The Times:

Girl Inthe Picture

Daily Express:

Girl Inthe Picture

The Guardian:

Bearwith

The Sun:

Bearwith

The Star:

Bearwith

Daily Record:

Bearwith

RP Ratings:

Motarajel

POSTDATA:

Motarajel

Daily Mail:

Motarajel

Daily Mirror:

Motarajel