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19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Standard To Slow

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  • Prize money: £3726
  • 0m 7f 14y
  • Class 6
  • 14 runners
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Spreadex Sports Get £40 In Bonuses Handicap

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Showers

16/1 (Won)

  • Win: £15.90
  • Place: £3.70

Form: 944978 CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 8st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict

Four course wins, three over 7f, but was well held on his final start before a break and hasn't recaptured form in two runs back here of late; reservations for now although yard is among the winners.

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5th

12

(13)

16th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 4

18:00 Newcastle (AW)

Bobby Joe Leg

9st 0lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

Veteran who enjoyed a purple patch at the start of the year with his four straight wins including two over C&D; has continued to run well over this trip since and another big effort would come as no surprise.

10/1

3rd

9

(11)

30th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 5

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Bobby Joe Leg

9st 5lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

raced in second, disputing lead over 1f out, kept on but lost second final strides

9/1

2nd

2

(6)

20th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 5

19:30 Southwell (AW)

Bobby Joe Leg

9st 8lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

Retains ability despite his advancing years and completed a 7f four-timer in January/February; ran well on penultimate start, then found 6f too sharp latest; returns to his optimum trip.

8/1

10/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 654849 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Good weights chance on a close third over C&D last December but he can spoil his chance with a slow start and has raced over 1m+ since February; has a squeak if getting away on terms.

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13th

11

(9)

15th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

18:15 Dundalk (AW)

Bronze River

8st 12lb

J: Keithen Kennedy

T: John C McConnell

midfield

20/1

9th

12

(17)

8th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Bronze River

9st 0lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

7f winner here last winter but struggling for form, particularly for his new yard and only beat one home last week.

20/1

13th

10

(1)

1st Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 150y

20:00 Dundalk (AW)

Bronze River

9st 0lb

J: Siobhan Rutledge

T: John C McConnell

Completely out of form of late including over C&D last week; makes no appeal.

50/1

12/1

  • Place: £3.40

Form: 9-4205

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Hasn't had much racing and showed promise in first two handicaps over 6f at Carlisle but didn't appear to stay 7f on Southwell AW last month; clearly needs to find extra.

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9th

9

(12)

7th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Highland Queen

9st 2lb

J: Graham Lee

T: Bryan Smart

midfield

8/1

4th

7

(3)

29th Sep 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:30 Newcastle (AW)

Highland Queen

9st 2lb

J: Graham Lee

T: Bryan Smart

Maiden (0-15); went clear but couldn't sustain her effort when reeled in by Elettaria at Carlisle (7f, good to firm) last month; her subsequent Catterick run can be excused - stumbled badly early - so, on slightly better terms, she'd have a chance of reversing those earlier placings.

4/1

6th

2

(3)

30th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

16:15 Catterick

Highland Queen

9st 7lb

J: Andrew Breslin

T: Bryan Smart

took keen hold, midfield, smooth headway over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

5/2

14/1

Form: 245237

Last run: 48 days

W: 8st 9lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Quite likely failed to handle heavy ground at Catterick last month but had previously run creditably in a 1m classified on Southwell AW; more asked of her now making course debut back in a handicap.

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4th

12

(6)

24th Oct 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Regal World

8st 9lb

J: Duran Fentiman

T: Tim Easterby

towards rear on far side of group, pushed along over 2f out, headway and prominent over 1f out, no extra final 110yds

14/1

7th

15

(15)

6th Sep 2022

Good

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

14:55 Catterick

Regal World

8st 5lb

J: Duran Fentiman

T: Tim Easterby

prominent on outer, led after 2f, pushed along and headed over 3f out, switched to near side over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

12/1

3rd

12

(14)

29th Aug 2022

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

15:20 Southwell (AW)

Regal World

9st 3lb

J: Duran Fentiman

T: Tim Easterby

prominent, ridden and every chance when hung right over 1f out, no extra inside final 110yds (jockey said filly hung right-handed)

5/1

10/1

Form: 321168 D

Last run: 142 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Ran well over C&D last November but is much higher in the weights now, thanks to consecutive 7f wins on turf in the spring, and has been rested since well below her best in June.

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10

(9)

5th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

14:15 Wolverhampton (AW)

Aquamas

9st 4lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Michael Dods

0-8 on the AW but back to form when beaten a short head at Southwell last week (7f, standard); not ideally drawn for first run here, but a possible.

3/1

2nd

12

(3)

22nd Dec 2022

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 5

20:00 Southwell (AW)

Aquamas

8st 11lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Michael Dods

in touch with leaders, ridden to challenge over 1f out, kept on final furlong, every chance towards finish, just denied

10/1

7th

9

(2)

2nd Dec 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

17:15 Newcastle (AW)

Aquamas

9st 3lb

J: Oliver Stammers

T: Michael Dods

in touch with leaders

12/1

Form: 340475

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 1lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Often leads; maiden who is often thereabouts in AW handicaps at about 1m and although not totally convincing for win purposes he does look worth another go at 7f (first run at trip since debut).

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6th

9

(3)

24th Oct 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Sicilian Vito

9st 1lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: John Ryan

took keen hold, prominent, ridden and every chance over 1f out, weakened gradually inside final 110yds

7/2

5th

6

(10)

15th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Sicilian Vito

9st 4lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: John Ryan

led, increased tempo over 3f out, ridden home turn, headed over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

6/1

7th

13

(12)

8th Oct 2022

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Sicilian Vito

9st 4lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: John Ryan

soon pressed leader, ridden and led over 1f out, headed and no extra inside final furlong, weakened inside final 110yds

9/1

33/1

Form: 7-8869

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Won over 1m in the US last August but well held at 7f and 6f in three British runs and has lots to prove at present.

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15th

12

(3)

18th Aug 2023

Good

1m 4f 8y

Class 6

19:45 Thirsk

Mollies Hope

9st 4lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Andrew Crook

Winless since US claimer score in 2021 (1m, firm), and offered little on last week's return run; 1m4f trip asks a new question.

100/1

10th

11

(5)

11th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 208y

Class 6

16:53 Musselburgh

Mollies Hope

8st 13lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Andrew Crook

Won in US in 2021 (1m, firm) but yet to be placed after four British starts (6f-7f), and not seen since November; not the obvious answer; blinkers removed; tongue-tie refitted.

33/1

8th
6 (11)
Jems Bond

11/2

Form: 113885 CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Acts well here and is only 2lb higher than his C&D win in March (good chance with Aquamas on these terms); made creditable return from a summer break ten days ago; more convincing than most.

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5th

6

(2)

3rd May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Jems Bond

9st 2lb

J: Rowan Scott

T: Alan Brown

Last five wins have come here (6f/7f), but losing run up to 14 and he finished behind two of these when seventh of 11 over C&D last month; needs a turnaround.

12/1

7th

10

(6)

16th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Jems Bond

9st 1lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Alan Brown

Last five wins have come here (6f/7f), but despite dropping in the weights his losing run is up to 13; finished over 10l behind Brother Dave at Southwell (7f, Tapeta) last time and others are preferred.

12/1

OUR TIP

Form: 110240 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Three 6f turf wins this year along with a stout effort when a close second over C&D in September; still looked in form when checked in his run at Wolverhampton 12 days ago and can be involved again.

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14th

9

(5)

13th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

13:47 Catterick

Rain Cap

9st 3lb

J: Sam Feilden

T: John David Riches

midfield

16/1

10th
14 (4)
Cassiel

66/1

Form: 60756-

Last run: 394 days

W: 8st 7lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Very modest form so far, including at triple-figure prices in turf handicaps at 6f and 7f in 2021; had another trainer switch.

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0

8

7th Sep 2023

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

14:48 Southwell

Cassiel

10st 12lb

J: Charlotte Jones

T: Mark Weatherer

Unplaced in 14 Flat runs and he didn't get very far on his recent hurdling debut at Cartmel (unseated at first); opposable.

100/1

0

8

26th Aug 2023

Soft

2m 1f 46y

Class 4

14:15 Cartmel

Cassiel

11st 1lb

J: Tabitha Worsley

T: Mark Weatherer

towards rear, unseated 1st

66/1

100/30

Form: 408241 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Most of his course form has been ordinary but he rallied well in second behind a strong-finishing winner over 1m here in September and he sealed a Wolverhampton race quite well 21 days ago; rarely races at 7f now but did win over this trip at Wolverhampton in June 2021; claims.

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3rd

4

(9)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Inexplicable

9st 3lb

J: Zak Wheatley

T: Antony Brittain

Eight-time course winner, mainly over 8.6f, who rarely goes this far these days; can pull hard, so will want to get some cover early from the outside stall, and a below-par effort last time will need forgiving too.

7/1

12th

5

(9)

31st Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

16:25 Southwell (AW)

Inexplicable

9st 7lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Antony Brittain

Has done most of his winning at about 1m, including twice during a consistent 2024; doesn't appear to be crying out for this return to 7f; not the percentage call.

8/1

Form: U30060 D

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Capable of taking a hand on his best form but was soundly beaten in two C&D starts in late 2020 and hasn't been back since; well below best in three of his last four starts and no great appeal today.

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8th

9

(2)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:10 Newcastle (AW)

Wrath Of Hector

9st 9lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Jessica Macey

prominent, weakened from over 1f out

10/1

6th

8

(3)

29th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Wrath Of Hector

9st 9lb

J: Ben Sanderson

T: Jessica Macey

Has had plenty of chances since last win in 2022; respectable effort over 7f at Southwell last time but something to find on these terms back over 6f.

12/1

4th

12

(6)

5th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:00 Southwell (AW)

Wrath Of Hector

9st 2lb

J: Ben Sanderson

T: Jessica Macey

On a long losing run; not in the best of form recently and others look stronger.

25/1

Form: 490309

Last run: 10 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Is effective on this surface but is best at sprint trips and has his ups and downs; plenty more needed than when beaten about 5l over C&D ten days ago.

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5th

11

(8)

15th Aug 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Lucky Lucky Lucky

8st 13lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Nigel Tinkler

Sole win in 30 starts came in a 0-50 classified event over C&D in February, but out of the frame in all five starts since; others look more solid,

12/1

6th

3

(10)

4th Aug 2023

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 6

19:50 Musselburgh

Lucky Lucky Lucky

9st 8lb

J: Rowan Scott

T: Nigel Tinkler

Just the one win from 29 starts but it was a similar race to this on AW in February; not at his best when last seen in April and rain would be a concern (unraced on slower than good and once a non-runner due to soft ground).

8/1

33/1

Form: 044990

Last run: 14 days

W: 8st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Should find a race on sprint form for Dean Ivory but out of sorts for new yard, over 6f and and back over 7f at Wolverhampton 14 days ago.

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14th

13

(13)

24th Oct 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Twilight Bay

8st 7lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: Amy Murphy

in rear on near side of group, ridden and struggling 2f out, soon lost touch, tailed off

33/1

15

(8)

13th Oct 2022

Good To Firm

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

12:55 Brighton

Twilight Bay

9st 0lb

J: Hayley Turner

T: Amy Murphy

12th

12

(3)

10th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Twilight Bay

8st 7lb

J: Stefano Cherchi

T: Amy Murphy

led, pushed along over 2f out, hung right and headed and weakened over 1f out

16/1

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Payout
Exacta £998.00
Straight Forecast £678.30
Tricast £6804.70
Trifecta £11780.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Jems Bond

Telegraph:

Inexplicable

The Times:

Regal World

POSTDATA:

Lucky Lucky Lucky

Daily Mail:

Bobby Joe Leg

D Express:

Inexplicable

Daily Record:

Inexplicable

RP Ratings:

Jems Bond

The Guardian:

Jems Bond

Daily Mirror:

Jems Bond

The Sun:

Jems Bond

The Star:

Jems Bond