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It’s Time To Turn To Talksport EBF Novice Stakes (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £3672
  • 0m 7f 1y
  • Class 5
  • 13 runners
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It’s Time To Turn To Talksport EBF Novice Stakes (GBB Race)

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Showers

OUR TIP

6/4 (Won)

  • Win: £2.00
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 228732 BF

Last run: 56 days

W: 9st 11lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Reliable performer over sprint trips, recording an RPR between 76 and 88 in each of his ten starts this year; penalty to shoulder for a Kempton win in June though and has to prove he can be as effective over this new trip (shapes as though he will stay); still more appealing than most.

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2nd
8 (4)
Hiatus

14/1

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 443805

Last run: 84 days

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

He doesn't appear to be progressing and although he should find a small race at some stage, he looks up against it in this field.

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2nd

5

(12)

27th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

14:10 Haydock

Hiatus

9st 7lb

J: David Allan

T: Conrad Allen

Mixed results on AW since winning at Southwell in January; best turf form when scoring comfortably off just 1lb lower at Windsor (6f, soft) last May and he remains unexposed on slow ground; interesting back in this sphere.

10/1

5th

6

(1)

31st Mar 2024

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0m 6f 16y

Class 5

17:35 Southwell (AW)

Hiatus

9st 8lb

J: Darragh Keenan

T: Conrad Allen

Record is 3-27, the most recent success over C&D in January; did well to finish third at Kempton (6f) last time, faring best of the hold-up runners; place claims off unaltered mark.

8/1

16/1

  • Place: £3.90

Form: 9

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Ran to just a modest level on his Southwell debut 16 days ago (7f); could take a step forward but such progress is necessary.

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3

(5)

20th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 5y

Class 5

18:15 Newcastle (AW)

Admiral Jack

8st 10lb

J: Franny Norton

T: Charlie Johnston

Didn't live up to market expectations at Southwell on debut last month but he showed promise with his front-running 6l third at Lingfield (7f, AW) last time; has quite a lot to find on this step up in trip but he's out of a very well-related 8.4f winner and is open to more progress for top yard.

11/2

3rd

2

(11)

22nd Dec 2022

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 5

12:50 Lingfield (AW)

Admiral Jack

9st 4lb

J: Franny Norton

T: Charlie & Mark Johnston

Ran to just a modest level on his Southwell debut 16 days ago (7f); could take a step forward but such progress is necessary.

16/1

9th

1

(2)

6th Dec 2022

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 5

17:50 Southwell (AW)

Admiral Jack

9st 7lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Charlie & Mark Johnston

60,000euros yearling; by U S Navy Flag and the first foal of an 8.4f-winning sister to English and Irish 1,000 Guineas winner Winter; major stable; interesting newcomer.

11/2

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Last run:

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Colt

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Form & Verdict

60,000gns yearling; half-brother to five winners, including Italian Listed winner Gamgoon (including 5f Listed; RPR 110); dam a 6f 2yo winner (95), herself a half-sister to Group 1-winning sprinter Profitable; plenty of speed in his pedigree so starting out over 7f slightly disconcerting; has been gelded.

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0

4

30th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 104y

Class 4

12:25 Taunton

Garrick Street

11st 0lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: Kevin Pickard

always behind, pulled up after 5th

66/1

0

4

26th Nov 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 161y

Class 4

12:20 Exeter

Garrick Street

11st 0lb

J: Mr Chad Bament

T: Kevin Pickard

Ordinary nine-race maiden (at 7f-1m) on Flat for Andrew Balding; sold for £7,000 since last run; has a stamina doubt, at least outside of sharp scenarios, now hurdling.

40/1

7th

10

(7)

23rd Aug 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

17:52 Kempton (AW)

Garrick Street

9st 6lb

J: David Probert

T: Andrew Balding

Yet to really do it in handicaps and finished down the field over a furlong further here last week; much safer elsewhere; more severe headgear (blinkers) replace cheekpieces.

14/1

Form: 03

Last run: 16 days

W: 8st 13lb

2 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Well beaten on her Newmarket debut in October but more promise when third at Southwell 16 days ago (7f), albeit not seeing things out quite as well as may have been expected when initially making her challenge; solid form claims but she is drawn widest.

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4th

7

(3)

3rd May 2023

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 5

16:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Medici Chapel

9st 6lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: John & Thady Gosden

Leads or races prominently; kept to novice/maiden company in sprints, despite a (declining) mark on last four runs, and proving consistent but not progressive; has C&D form but remains to be seen how well treated she is now handicapping in first-time tongue-tie.

5/1

4th

7

(2)

5th Apr 2023

Soft

0m 5f 8y

Class 5

13:30 Nottingham

Medici Chapel

9st 0lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: John & Thady Gosden

Well held on turf debut last October, but no reason on breeding why she won't prove effective on the surface; progression stagnated during her winter campaign and she's the most exposed here, if less so at 5f.

4/1

3rd

6

(4)

7th Mar 2023

Standard

0m 4f 214y

Class 4

18:00 Southwell (AW)

Medici Chapel

8st 12lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: John & Thady Gosden

Beaten at Wolverhampton (6f, fillies' novice) by a subsequent winner on penultimate start and didn't appear to get home (after holding every chance at the furlong pole) over that same trip here subsequently; possesses the pace to cope with dropping back to 5f; should be seriously involved.

7/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Half-brother to eight winners including St Leger/Irish Derby runner-up Midas Touch (RPR 120), 1m2f Group 1 winner Coronet (117) and Streetcar To Stars (1m2f; 107); dam a Listed winner from a fine family; appealing pedigree but already gelded and perhaps one for next year.

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8th

8

(4)

3rd Oct 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 5

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Bravura

9st 6lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Hasn't found the expected improvement since sent down the handicap route and dropped out to be in rear last time at Chelmsford (1m2f); had been running over even further so reverting to about 1m is a change in direction.

7/1

9th

8

(10)

2nd Sep 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

17:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Bravura

9st 7lb

J: Morgan Cole

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Comfortably held in two small-field handicaps (1m4f/1m5f) when favourite for both; has dropped only 3lb for his troubles but drops back in distance and perhaps the AW is more his scene (went close in a Polytrack maiden).

5/1

4th

4

(3)

28th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 5f 11y

Class 5

17:40 Bath

Bravura

9st 0lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

raced in third, shaken up from over 3f out, lost ground from over 1f out, lost third inside final 110yds

2/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Colt

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Form & Verdict

40,000gns yearling; closely related to 1m2f winner Zoran (RPR 85), half-brother to winners Arion (7f AW 2yo; 98) and Best In Blue (1m AW 2yo; 78); dam 1m6f winner (80), herself a sister to the Derby winner Australia; entered in the Derby; looks the part on paper and well worth a market check; one of three newcomers for Sir Mark Prescott and the mount of Luke Morris.

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2nd

2

(2)

2nd May 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 4

14:05 Lingfield (AW)

Born Ruler

9st 8lb

J: Frederick Daly

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Two wins from his seven starts, including a comfortable success at Sandown (1m2f, good) on penultimate run last season; returns after 223 days off but he still has potential and could find more progress at this new trip; needs close look for in-form yard.

2/1

100/1

Form: 90

Last run: 55 days

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Big prices and no impact in two 7f novices at Newmarket in October; not easily fancied.

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7th

10

(7)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

19:45 Southwell (AW)

Struck Gold

9st 9lb

J: Luke Morris

T: John Butler

Productive, winning back-to-back at Wolverhampton (8.5f) and Chelmsford (1m) during November; has seemingly lost his way again since the turn of the year, which casts doubts; others preferred.

9/1

8th

6

(4)

10th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

20:00 Southwell (AW)

Struck Gold

9st 6lb

J: Darragh Keenan

T: John Butler

More consistent on Tapeta than other surfaces and remains on a winning mark; interesting to see how he goes in the market this time, dropping back from 1m.

8/1

7th

7

(6)

9th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Struck Gold

9st 2lb

J: Luke Morris

T: John Butler

Step up to this trip helped last autumn (including a C&D win off tonight's mark) but it's been a mixed bag since; was below-par here three weeks ago but gives his yard a decent hand alongside Split Elevens.

7/1

Form:

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Gelding

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Form & Verdict

Bred to be useful but he was unable to land any sort of blow on his Southwell debut 16 days ago (7f); signficant progress is required.

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0

8

16th Jul 2023

Good

2m 0f 70y

Class 4

14:50 Stratford

Maitre De Perles

11st 0lb

J: Lewis Stones

T: Olly Murphy

in rear

12/1

4th

3

(3)

27th Feb 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

18:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Maitre De Perles

9st 9lb

J: Jack Mitchell

T: Roger Varian

In rear in three 7f novice events this winter but he has quite a lot of stamina in his useful pedigree and could look a different proposition now upped to this trip on his handicap debut; on lowly mark and he's one to keep a close eye on for top yard.

3/1

8th

6

(3)

25th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

17:30 Kempton (AW)

Maitre De Perles

8st 12lb

J: Cameron Noble

T: Roger Varian

Always towards the rear in 7f contests at Southwell and Lingfield; represents major yard but looks like he's going to be more interesting when switched to handicaps.

25/1

Form: 07

Last run: 117 days

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Two runs in 6f events on turf this summer offered hope of better; 7f should suit but handicaps likely to prove more suitable after this.

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6th

7

(4)

1st Aug 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 6

16:45 Yarmouth

Mont Vallon

9st 2lb

J: Marco Ghiani

T: Stuart Williams

Two poor efforts since his 1m2f Chepstow third, including on soft ground last week, and the tongue-tie is given a second go as he switches from cheekpieces to a visor.

12/1

6th

4

(2)

26th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

1m 0f 53y

Class 6

18:45 Leicester

Mont Vallon

9st 7lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Stuart Williams

Only just missed out on second place on his first run over 1m2f at Chepstow (good to firm) but faded right out at Yarmouth two weeks ago and now slips back to 1m; not entirely sure what to expect.

9/1

7th

8

(6)

12th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

1m 2f 23y

Class 6

15:50 Yarmouth

Mont Vallon

9st 0lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: Stuart Williams

The closest he's got when just missing out on second spot on his first go over this far at Chepstow (1m2f, good to firm); unlikely to be far away with a repeat of that.

6/1

25/1

Form: 4

Last run: 71 days

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

40-1 for his Kempton debut (6f) ten weeks ago but shaped with some promise, leaving the impression this longer trip would suit; plenty of improvement is required all the same.

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7th

10

(3)

21st Jul 2023

Soft

1m 2f 50y

Class 6

16:40 Nottingham

Brabusach

9st 4lb

J: Ray Dawson

T: Ivan Furtado

Ten-race maiden who can take a strong hold but he's finished runner-up in last four starts and he ran into a handicap blot at Salisbury (1m2f, soft; first-time visor) last Saturday; was no match for the winner in that race but he pulled clear of the third and still looks on a workable mark; key player.

5/2

2nd

2

(4)

15th Jul 2023

Good

1m 1f 201y

Class 6

19:45 Salisbury

Brabusach

9st 9lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Ivan Furtado

Doesn't help himself by racing too freely and remains a maiden after nine runs but came second three times last month (8.3f-1m2f, good to firm) and is likely to be right in the thick of things again here; swaps cheekpieces for first-time visor; handles good to soft, unraced on anything slower.

7/4

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 4lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

85,000gns yearling; brother to a winner in Japan and half-brother to five winners, two of them useful; aleady gelded and 7f likely to be sharp enough for him; one of three newcomers for the yard.

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7th

11

(11)

25th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Dark Gold

9st 3lb

J: Morgan Cole

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Nine-race maiden; tailed off only previous run here but that was over 1m6f; fair turf efforts in blinkers over 1m2f on last two runs; more needed.

10/1

4th

6

(4)

13th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

1m 2f 37y

Class 6

13:40 Bath

Dark Gold

9st 5lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Now 0-8; it could have been the idiosyncrasies of Brighton that caused him to hang left when a well-held third there last time, though he did wear blinkers for the first time and probably isn't straightforward; bit to prove.

6/1

3rd

3

(7)

21st Aug 2023

Good

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

15:50 Brighton

Dark Gold

9st 6lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Seven-race maiden who has not finished closer than 7l to a winner and has been tailed off in his last two handicaps (1m6f/1m2f); has plenty to prove and blinkers need to make a big difference.

9/1

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Medici Chapel

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Garrick Street

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Born Ruler

NEWMARKET:

Medici Chapel

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Medici Chapel

Daily Mirror:

Medici Chapel

The Star:

Medici Chapel

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