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14:45 Newcastle (AW)

Standard To Slow

Talksport Powered By Fans EBF Maiden Stakes (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £5372.99
  • 1m 2f 42y
  • Class 4
  • 12 runners
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Talksport Powered By Fans EBF Maiden Stakes (GBB Race)

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Partly cloudy

4/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.34
  • Place: £1.70

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

100,000euros yearling; closely related to 1m4f turf/12.5f AW winner Royal Right (RPR 89); dam 1m-1m2f winner (including Group 2); fits the bill on pedigree and stable is operating at over 20% with 2yos this season.

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

5th

6

(7)

20th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 4f 0y

Class 1

13:30 Newbury

Chesspiece

9st 2lb

J: William Buick

T: Simon & Ed Crisford

took keen hold, prominent

10/1

14/1

  • Place: £7.20

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

62,000gns yearling; brother to winners Platinum Warrior (1m-1m2f including US Grade 2; RPR 108) and Pons Aelius (1m4f; 88), both successful on AW, out of a 1m Group 2 winner in France; has a classy pedigree and has to be respected on debut.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

12th

5

(15)

25th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

1m 4f 15y

Class 2

18:55 Hamilton

Hadrianus

9st 3lb

J: Oliver Stammers

T: Charlie Johnston

Has shown some useful form without getting his head in front this season; beat only one in 2m Newbury handicap last month though so needs to get back on track.

20/1

12th

14

(6)

22nd Jul 2023

Good

2m 0f 110y

Class 2

14:25 Newbury

Hadrianus

9st 0lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Charlie Johnston

in touch with leaders

8/1

7th

5

(14)

1st Jul 2023

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 2

13:30 Newcastle (AW)

Hadrianus

9st 11lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Charlie Johnston

Faded when upped to 1m6f in the Group 2 Queen's Vase at Royal Ascot last week; however, he was wide early and there's some staying potential in his pedigree; third of six in 1m3f Listed race at Goodwood two starts ago and this 3yo, who has run well here, is not written off on his handicap debut.

8/1

3/1

  • Place: £1.80

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

300,000euros yearling; sixth foal; half-brother to five French winners including Welwal (7.5f-1m including 2yo AW/Group 3; RPR 106) and Epistrophy (Listed-placed 7f 2yo; 104); one of two nicely bred types for the Gosdens.

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

8th

11

(3)

13th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

1m 4f 0y

Class 2

15:35 Newmarket

Humanity

8st 9lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: John & Thady Gosden

midfield, brief headway 3f out, soon weakened, tailed off

11/4

1st

12

(12)

27th Sep 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 219y

Class 3

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Humanity

9st 4lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: John & Thady Gosden

Smart form on sole 2yo start (1m2f, Tapeta); turned over on reappearance but made all in good style on Lingfield Polytrack since (1m4f; first-time blinkers, retained); promising type for handicaps; can improve.

9/2

1st

3

(4)

6th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 5

16:15 Lingfield (AW)

Humanity

9st 5lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: John & Thady Gosden

soon led at steady pace, increased tempo 3f out, ridden and kept on well inside final furlong, readily

5/2

Form: 43 BF

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Improved a little on debut form when 2l third of seven at Wolverhampton (9.4f) four weeks ago, short of room final 1f; probably needs more progress but his experience should stand him in good stead; could have a say.

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4

(5)

2nd May 2023

Soft

1m 2f 50y

Class 5

14:40 Nottingham

Artisand

9st 2lb

J: Franny Norton

T: Charlie Johnston

towards rear, pushed along and dropped to last halfway, soon eased, pulled up and dismounted over 3f out

9/2

5th

10

(11)

29th Mar 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

15:55 Lingfield (AW)

Artisand

8st 6lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Charlie Johnston

slowly into stride, in touch with leaders, headway to lead on outer after 1f, switched left and against rail from over 7f out, shaken up when headed over 2f out

4/1

4th

1

(6)

11th Nov 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 42y

Class 4

14:45 Newcastle (AW)

Artisand

9st 7lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Charlie & Mark Johnston

prominent, switched to near side 3f out, disputing lead when ridden 2f out, outpaced but kept on from over 1f out

8/1

OUR TIP

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

95,000gns yearling; brother to 1m/1m1f winner Glam De Vega; dam 7.5f-1m4f winner (including 2yo/Listed), closely related to 1m Group 1 winner Poetic Flare; one of several interesting newcomers here; check the betting.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

8

(1)

27th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 4f 10y

Class 2

18:20 Ripon

Banderas

8st 6lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Michael Bell

in touch with leaders

8/1

Form: 8

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Weak in the market when only eighth of 11 on debut at Newmarket (1m, good; 22-1) last month, reluctant to enter stalls and fading late on; will need improvement to figure here but he's well bred and it's possible.

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No / Draw
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Verdict Starting price

8th

9

(5)

1st Jul 2023

Good To Soft

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

16:10 Newmarket (July)

Serengeti Sunset

9st 4lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: John & Thady Gosden

Six-race maiden; ran creditably in first-time cheekpieces at Sandown most recently, finishing 3l second to Zara's Return; gets a 6lb pull with that rival and has possibilities in the retained headgear.

5/1

2nd

6

(5)

16th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 1f 209y

Class 4

15:50 Sandown

Serengeti Sunset

9st 1lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: John & Thady Gosden

Unraced on firmer than good; well beaten at Beverley (1m2f; caught out wide) on handicap debut; creditable third of 13 at Chelmsford (1m2f, AW) eight days ago, staying on from the rear, puts him in the picture but gives him 4l to find on runner-up Penzance; cheekpieces enlisted.

11/4

3rd

3

(6)

8th Jun 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

19:20 Chelmsford (AW)

Serengeti Sunset

9st 10lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: John & Thady Gosden

held up in rear

5/1

6/1

Form: 23 BF

Last run: 38 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Similar form in two 1m novice events, third of nine when odds-on at Leicester (good) last month; again faces some well-bred newcomers but he ought to be in the thick of things if staying this longer trip (mixed messages from pedigree).

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

2

(9)

11th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 4

13:30 Southwell (AW)

Power Of Gold

9st 10lb

J: Jason Hart

T: John Quinn

Stayed on late from difficult position at Wolverhampton (8.5f) last month on debut for new yard; interesting provided this race pans out better, having slipped back to same mark as for turf win last June.

13/2

6th

2

(7)

19th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 4

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Power Of Gold

9st 10lb

J: Jason Hart

T: John Quinn

Best form at 1m for Hugo Palmer, winning on turf and close up on Newcastle Tapeta, but off since October; sold 37,000gns since and gelded; reasonable to think he'll be better for the run on course and yard debut.

12/1

8th

9

(7)

4th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Kempton (AW)

Power Of Gold

9st 7lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Hugo Palmer

Has pulled hard a few times and there's always the danger he will again in first-time headgear; needs to improve a bit on his Polytrack debut (half-brother to a course winner for the yard).

6/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Bred in the purple (by Sea The Stars out of a smart 1m2f/1m4f winner) and he fetched 450,000gns as a yearling; Sir Mark Prescott's 2yos have had a quiet season but market support for this one would be significant.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

8

(2)

28th Apr 2024

Standard

2m 0f 102y

Class 2

15:40 Southwell (AW)

Pledgeofallegiance

8st 4lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Kicked off his career with five runs on AW, best of those on final occasion; has left that form way behind on turf since, including with three front-running wins and latest was over 2m; raised another 3lb for this reappearance but no surprise if he still has more to offer.

4/1

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

£40,000 yearling; son of Expert Eye; not crying out for 1m2f judged on pedigree but worth monitoring in the market, with stable running two.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

3

(8)

13th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:20 Wetherby

Fools Gambit

9st 7lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Ex-Hugo Palmer; modest efforts so far, including when tailed off on stable debut/reappearance at Haydock (1m, good to firm; first run since being gelded) last month; cheekpieces now tried; plenty to prove.

33/1

9th

9

(8)

26th May 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 212y

Class 5

17:00 Haydock

Fools Gambit

9st 2lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Oliver Greenall & Josh Guerriero

Three runs for Hugo Palmer towards the end of last year and was down the field each time (7f-1m2f); gelded since and has changed stables (remains in the same ownership); this handicap debut provides a far more realistic opportunity and it will be interesting to see how he goes in the betting.

25/1

12th

5

(5)

6th Dec 2022

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 5

17:50 Southwell (AW)

Fools Gambit

9st 7lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: Hugo Palmer

Has not troubled the judge in AW races over 1m2f and 8.5f; drops further in distance needing improvement.

25/1

11/2

Form: 5

Last run: 41 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Bred to be useful and has a Derby entry; seemed too green to do himself justice when over 8l fifth of eight at Newmarket (1m, good to soft; 13-2) six weeks ago, but the way he kept on suggests this longer trip will suit him well; open to plenty of progress; should make his presence felt this time.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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3rd

7

(2)

31st Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 219y

Class 5

17:00 Kempton (AW)

Luna Effect

9st 7lb

J: Aidan Keeley

T: Roger Varian

Ten-race maiden but he has run well in defeat off this mark on his last three starts, most recently at Newcastle two weeks ago (1m4f); was sent off at odds-on there - the fourth time he's been a beaten favourite - but he still looks likely to run his race and he holds place claims at least in new headgear.

3/1

2nd

4

(2)

17th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 5

13:10 Newcastle (AW)

Luna Effect

9st 6lb

J: Aidan Keeley

T: Roger Varian

took keen hold, raced in second throughout, pressed leader 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, just held

8/13

2nd

10

(1)

9th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 5

18:00 Southwell (AW)

Luna Effect

8st 13lb

J: Aidan Keeley

T: Roger Varian

0-8 but has shown ability, as when beaten a head at Yarmouth (11.5f, soft; first-time hood) in October and when third of 12 minus the headgear here (1m3f) last month; possibilities if repeating that form off the same mark.

5/2

50/1

Form: 95

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Well held in two runs in the mud in October; lots to find on AW debut.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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9th

9

(1)

5th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:50 Thirsk

Ten Bob Note

8st 8lb

J: Shane Gray

T: Declan Carroll

No impact, including in this season's three handicaps and last two were over 1m6f; badly hampered early on the latest, so that can be forgiven.

20/1

7th

9

(10)

30th May 2023

Good To Firm

1m 5f 218y

Class 5

14:50 Redcar

Ten Bob Note

8st 4lb

J: Zak Wheatley

T: Declan Carroll

Fair sixth in muddling race at Wetherby last time out (1m6f, good to soft) but has plenty to find overall and is 1lb out of the handicap.

25/1

6th

4

(5)

30th Apr 2023

Good To Soft

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:05 Wetherby

Ten Bob Note

8st 12lb

J: Harrison Shaw

T: Declan Carroll

Cut little ice in his three runs last autumn and it was the same story on handicap debut at Thirsk (1m4f, soft) early this month; dam 2m winner, so this extra distance could help but he needs to show something very new.

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Already gelded; changed hands for just £1,200gns in September; isn't sure to stay this far on pedigree; others appeal more on paper.

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9th

5

(9)

22nd Apr 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 218y

Class 5

13:25 Thirsk

London Legend

9st 7lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Ann Duffield

fractious at the post, took keen hold, in touch with leaders, raced slightly wide but went second after 1f

100/1

12th

7

(5)

11th Nov 2022

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 42y

Class 4

14:45 Newcastle (AW)

London Legend

9st 7lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Ann Duffield

midfield

50/1

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Payout
Exacta £1517.00
Straight Forecast £1763.70
Trifecta £8949.00

Selections

Daily Mail:

Humanity

SPOTLIGHT:

Luna Effect

The Times:

Hadrianus

Telegraph:

Pledgeofallegiance

NEWMARKET:

Serengeti Sunset

The Sun:

Power Of Gold

POSTDATA:

Artisand

D Express:

Humanity

Daily Mirror:

Humanity

The Star:

Humanity

Daily Record:

Humanity

The Guardian:

Luna Effect