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14:25 Ayr

Good To Firm

Ayr Racecourse Supports Injured Jockeys Fund Handicap

  • Prize money: £3663.8
  • 0m 6f 0y
  • Class 6
  • 14 runners
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Ayr Racecourse Supports Injured Jockeys Fund Handicap

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Rain

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.50
  • Place: £1.90

Form: 05-304 C

Last run: 3 days

W: 8st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Course winner who comes here in decent nick, fourth of seven in 7f Musselburgh handicap three days ago; he can't be discounted despite being 1lb out of the handicap.

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

4th

12

(4)

23rd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

One Last Hug

8st 12lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Jim Goldie

Versatile trip-wise having been placed at up to 1m5f, while his latest win came over 6f here in December; rather in and out since and he failed to beat a rival at Newcastle (7f, Tapeta) six days ago; others safer.

25/1

9th

9

(3)

17th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:00 Newcastle (AW)

One Last Hug

8st 13lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Jim Goldie

Strong at the finish when landing a 6f handicap at Wolverhampton in December; good late headway over 6f here last week too; hard to win with but he's capable at this level.

14/1

4th

6

(6)

10th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

16:45 Newcastle (AW)

One Last Hug

9st 3lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Jim Goldie

towards rear, ran on from over 1f out, nearest finish

10/1

OUR TIP

3/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 6-2134 D BF

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

In fine form this term, scoring at Thirsk in April and twice in the frame off a 5lb higher mark since, fourth of 12 at Catterick (5f) 26 days ago; he merits serious consideration off an unchanged mark with this return to 6f a plus.

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

5th

3

(3)

5th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

16:15 Ayr

Freedom Flyer

9st 5lb

J: Callum Rodriguez

T: Ruth Carr

raced in second, lost position over 1f out, soon no extra

11/4

5th

2

(9)

24th May 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

14:55 Ayr

Freedom Flyer

10st 0lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

Consistent form this season includes a Thirsk success in April (ended a long losing spell); creditable second over C&D (good) most recently; solid contender off unaltered mark.

9/4

2nd

3

(7)

8th May 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

14:25 Ayr

Freedom Flyer

9st 9lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Ruth Carr

In fine form this term, scoring at Thirsk in April and twice in the frame off a 5lb higher mark since, fourth of 12 at Catterick (5f) 26 days ago; he merits serious consideration off an unchanged mark with this return to 6f a plus.

3/1

12/1

  • Place: £3.40

Form: 07-676

Last run: 12 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Her sole success came at Leicester (5f) last June and she has yet to fire in three 5f handicaps this term, never-dangerous Catterick sixth 12 days ago; her mark is falling but she still needs to show more.

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

7th

5

(3)

1st May 2024

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

16:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Basholo

9st 6lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Stella Barclay

Third C&D win of 2024 when getting on top towards the finish under Alex Jary three weeks ago; 4lb rise forces her into a slightly higher grade now but still no obvious reason why she won't go well again.

100/30

1st

3

(3)

10th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

14:05 Wolverhampton (AW)

Basholo

9st 9lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Stella Barclay

Two C&D wins to her name already this year, latterly for Alex Jary, and is 3lb lower off her revised mark than under a penalty here three weeks ago; no obvious reason why she won't go well again.

3/1

5th

2

(4)

19th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

18:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Basholo

9st 9lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Stella Barclay

She was winning for the second time over C&D this year when seeing off seven rivals last week, getting a clear run through as Aces Wild met trouble; effectively 7lb higher and while she should run her race, she's no banker to confirm the placings.

7/2

Form: -05657 D

Last run: 24 days

W: 8st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Dual 6f winner for Rebecca Menzies last September; yet to make the frame in five starts for her current yard in 2023, though she wasn't disgraced when seventh of 13 at Southwell (1m) 24 days ago; she's one for the shortlist back in trip now.

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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

6

(3)

17th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

15:30 Newcastle (AW)

Cheese The One

9st 0lb

J: Faye McManoman

T: Stella Barclay

reluctant to load, led, faced challenge from over 2f out, no extra and lost three places inside final furlong

100/30

2nd

4

(12)

4th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:40 Newcastle (AW)

Cheese The One

9st 2lb

J: Faye McManoman

T: Stella Barclay

prominent

12/1

7th

8

(6)

18th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Cheese The One

9st 3lb

J: Christian Howarth

T: Stella Barclay

midfield

10/1

25/1

Form: 760

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Has offered little in his four runs to date, beating only one in 1m Redcar novice four weeks ago; plenty more is required now going handicapping.

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

15th

11

(15)

20th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

15:45 Leicester

Roman Blaze

9st 7lb

J: Paula Muir

T: Jessica Bedi

ducked right start, towards rear

20/1

7th

8

(3)

10th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:15 Ayr

Roman Blaze

9st 0lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Jessica Bedi

Best effort in seven starts (including a bumper) when fifth of 12 on handicap debut over C&D (good) in May, but little to shout about otherwise and the addition of a tongue-tie needs to make a difference.

33/1

8/1

Form: 935643 CD

Last run: 4 days

W: 8st 9lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

It's now 19 starts since her last victory but she arrives in good form, third of six in 1m handicap here four days ago; she's refitted with a visor back at this shorter trip and this C&D winner needs considering.

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

8th

9

(8)

31st Jul 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

15:05 Ayr

Oriental Lilly

8st 9lb

J: Amie Waugh

T: Jim Goldie

Three-time course winner but she's been operating off this basement mark without success for quite a while; others are preferred.

25/1

5th

12

(6)

17th Jul 2023

Soft

0m 7f 50y

Class 6

16:55 Ayr

Oriental Lilly

9st 1lb

J: William Pyle

T: Jim Goldie

Losing spell goes back to 2021 and recent efforts don't particularly suggest she's about to regain the winning thread; opposed.

33/1

8th

12

(5)

10th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:15 Ayr

Oriental Lilly

8st 12lb

J: William Pyle

T: Jim Goldie

Took a division of this race from 6lb higher in 2021 and 7lb lower than when successful at Newcastle (6f, AW) later that year, but she has gone 27 starts without a win since then; hard to fancy.

25/1

25/1

Form: 535-9

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Low-mileage 4yo who beat only one after seven months off on her handicap debut at Thirsk (7f) last month; she needs to take a big step forward.

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

10th

8

(11)

20th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Muddy Lynn

9st 6lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Seb Spencer

Looked good over C&D in June but that run hasn't been a springboard to better things; ended up well beaten over C&D last week but she raced away from the main action and blinkers didn't help; could still have a bigger run in her though.

8/1

8th

1

(3)

13th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Muddy Lynn

9st 9lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Seb Spencer

Looked good over C&D in June; not made the progress that may have been expected since then but the return to a 0-58 will suit and blinkers could give her a lift too (ran okay in cheekpieces last time).

9/1

5th

7

(4)

6th Sep 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

16:25 Southwell (AW)

Muddy Lynn

9st 7lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Seb Spencer

squeezed out start, in rear

12/1

12/1

Form: 876-00 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Arrives on a long losing run and he's offered little in 6f handicaps at Ripon and Haydock this term; blinkers are reached for now with something to prove.

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

4

27th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Stay Smart

9st 8lb

T: Mark Loughnane

11th

8

(5)

21st Dec 2023

Standard

0m 4f 214y

Class 6

16:45 Southwell (AW)

Stay Smart

9st 6lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: Mark Loughnane

midfield

10/1

3

10th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

14:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Stay Smart

9st 11lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

33/1

Form: 577-00

Last run: 102 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Ended last season below par for Marco Botti and he has beaten only one rival in two Newcastle handicaps for his new yard this term; he has lots to prove after a 102-day break.

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

8th

12

(12)

30th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

17:10 Catterick

Essencial

9st 5lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Liam Bailey

Ex-Marco Botti; poor form for current yard; blinkers now tried; others stronger.

50/1

11th

11

(11)

10th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

17:20 Wolverhampton (AW)

Essencial

9st 3lb

J: Brandon Wilkie

T: Liam Bailey

Only seen sporadically in recent times and hasn't offered much in two runs back from eight months off, each time at three-figure prices.

50/1

11th

9

(10)

2nd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:45 Newcastle (AW)

Essencial

8st 11lb

J: Ben Robinson

T: Liam Bailey

Low-key return to action over C&D 16 days ago (100-1); stable have much stronger claims with the hat-trick seeking Beneficiary.

33/1

9/1

Form: 89-458 CD

Last run: 94 days

W: 8st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

A three-time C&D winner but he failed to hit top form for John Wainwright in three 6f Newcastle handicaps this winter; returns from a 94-day break now after a wind op (visor/tongue strap also back on) for his new yard and he can't be ruled out off a reduced mark.

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

8th

9

(1)

30th May 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 217y

Class 6

17:25 Redcar

Dick Datchery

10st 2lb

J: Miss Jessica Bedi

T: Jessica Bedi

His three wins have all come over 6f at Ayr; not in peak form earlier in the year and a wind operation didn't improve matters prior to his stable debut three weeks ago; enough to prove.

33/1

10th

10

(11)

8th May 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

14:25 Ayr

Dick Datchery

8st 10lb

J: Andrew Breslin

T: Jessica Bedi

A three-time C&D winner but he failed to hit top form for John Wainwright in three 6f Newcastle handicaps this winter; returns from a 94-day break now after a wind op (visor/tongue strap also back on) for his new yard and he can't be ruled out off a reduced mark.

9/1

8th

8

(11)

3rd Feb 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:45 Newcastle (AW)

Dick Datchery

9st 3lb

J: Harrison Shaw

T: John Wainwright

His three wins have all come over 6f at Ayr; latest success was off this mark last July but he's been well below form in his last four starts, including in two runs over C&D this winter; has something to prove and he's 0-9 on AW.

20/1

Form: 78060- D

Last run: 206 days

W: 8st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 46

Form & Verdict

Went without a win in 2022 and she also ended the season under something of a cloud; she has gone very well fresh though so is no forlorn hope after six months off.

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

10th

10

(6)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

13:42 Catterick

Nodsasgoodasawink

9st 0lb

J: Paddy Mathers

T: Linda Perratt

towards rear, outpaced before halfway, lost touch over 1f out, eased inside final furlong

33/1

13th

14

(1)

16th Oct 2023

Good

0m 5f 1y

Class 6

17:10 Musselburgh

Nodsasgoodasawink

9st 0lb

J: Paddy Mathers

T: Linda Perratt

Fair third of six at Hamilton two starts ago but that's as good as she's been this year and she needs a bigger performance today.

20/1

12th

13

(3)

25th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 6y

Class 6

17:15 Hamilton

Nodsasgoodasawink

8st 9lb

J: Paddy Mathers

T: Linda Perratt

Modest overall strike-rate and losing run goes back two years; recent form hadn't been too encouraging but she did keep on at one pace when third of six over 5f here yesterday.

20/1

Form: 538-37

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Yet to score in 18 starts but he was possibly unsuited by the mud when seventh in 6f Thirsk handicap 16 days ago; it would come as no surprise if he bounced back.

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

3rd

8

(9)

6th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

16:02 Newcastle (AW)

Claim The Stars

9st 6lb

J: Alex Fielding

T: Tim Easterby

midfield

16/1

19th

86

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

15:25 Ayr

Claim The Stars

8st 4lb

T: Tim Easterby

Off the mark at the 20th attempt at Thirsk (6f, good to firm) in June; however, he's failed to kick on from that; unproven on slow ground.

66/1

13th

14

(5)

19th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 217y

Class 4

16:10 Redcar

Claim The Stars

8st 9lb

J: David Allan

T: Tim Easterby

Off the mark at the 20th attempt when sweeping through from the back at Thirsk in June (6f, good to firm); beaten off this mark twice since and even his best form this year might not be enough here.

33/1

Form: 748190 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Ended a long losing sequence in first-time eyeshields at Southwell (6f) in March but he has twice failed to back it up with the headgear retained, beating only one at Wolverhampton (6f) 12 days ago; he's unreliable on the whole.

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

9th

5

(10)

19th May 2023

Good

0m 6f 6y

Class 6

20:26 Hamilton

Aikido

9st 6lb

J: Rowan Scott

T: Ewan Whillans

Ended a long losing sequence in first-time eyeshields at Southwell (6f) in March but has twice failed to back it up and he beat only one at Wolverhampton 12 days ago; headgear is now removed and has quite a lot to prove again.

16/1

8

(6)

8th May 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

14:25 Ayr

Aikido

9st 1lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Ewan Whillans

Ended a long losing sequence in first-time eyeshields at Southwell (6f) in March but he has twice failed to back it up with the headgear retained, beating only one at Wolverhampton (6f) 12 days ago; he's unreliable on the whole.

8/1

12th

6

(7)

25th Apr 2023

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

21:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Aikido

9st 8lb

J: Rowan Scott

T: Ewan Whillans

dwelt start, in rear

12/1

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Non-runners

Two Summers, Aikido

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Payout
Exacta £317.00
Straight Forecast £278.10
Tricast £2330.00
Trifecta £2836.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Freedom Flyer

The Sun:

Basholo

The Times:

Cheese The One

TOPSPEED:

Nodsasgoodasawink

D Express:

Dick Datchery

The Star:

Oriental Lilly

POSTDATA:

One Last Hug

RP RATINGS:

Freedom Flyer

Telegraph:

Freedom Flyer

The Guardian:

Freedom Flyer

Daily Mail:

Freedom Flyer

Daily Mirror:

Freedom Flyer

Daily Record:

Freedom Flyer