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17:10 Ayr

Good To Firm

Butterfly Events For Cancer Research UK Handicap

  • Prize money: £3663.8
  • 1m 5f 26y
  • Class 6
  • 12 runners
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Butterfly Events For Cancer Research UK Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Rain

7/2 (Won)

  • Win: £6.50
  • Place: £2.00

Form: 088-2

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Unexposed; 3,500gns buy in February; sound stable debut when runner-up on first attempt at 1m4f on handicap debut at Wolverhampton last week (first run as a gelding); should come on for that; chance.

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3rd

4

(4)

5th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 7f 0y

Class 5

15:45 Ayr

Imperative

9st 0lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

Low-mileage 4yo who was close second on seasonal/stable/handicap debut in April and went one better here (1m5f, good) four weeks ago; moves up in trip again today and could easily have more to offer; good chance.

6/4

1st

5

(6)

8th May 2023

Good To Firm

1m 5f 26y

Class 6

17:10 Ayr

Imperative

9st 6lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

Unexposed; 3,500gns buy in February; sound stable debut when runner-up on first attempt at 1m4f on handicap debut at Wolverhampton last week (first run as a gelding); should come on for that; chance.

7/2

2nd

2

(1)

29th Apr 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Imperative

9st 9lb

J: Dane O’Neill

T: Iain Jardine

upset in stalls, prominent

12/1

8/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 49/27- BF

Last run: 276 days

W: 9st 5lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Has won twice over hurdles (2m/ 2m1f, good/good to soft) and over 1m4f on the AW; lacks a recent run; perhaps best watched on return from a break having had a wind op.

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5th

2

26th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

13:30 Perth

Well Planted

12st 0lb

J: Ben Smith

T: R Mike Smith

Didn't run great here in September (final hurdle run) nor on his return to the Flat last month; runs this track well as a rule but would prefer drier ground.

12/1

5th

7

(5)

25th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 5

16:30 Newcastle (AW)

Well Planted

8st 11lb

J: Rowan Scott

T: R Mike Smith

took keen hold, held up in rear, no impression from over 2f out

9/1

OUR TIP

12/1

  • Place: £5.50

Form: 244-46

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Two fair runs on the AW for today's rider since returning from a 268-day break last month, slow to start on first occasion and not getting the best of runs last time; a possible.

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1st

5

(5)

21st Oct 2023

Soft

1m 5f 192y

Class 5

17:30 Catterick

Ask Peter

9st 0lb

J: Archie Young

T: Charlie Johnston

made all, went well clear from over 2f out, canter

6/1

7th

2

(3)

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

1m 4f 15y

Class 6

17:45 Hamilton

Ask Peter

9st 11lb

J: Archie Young

T: Charlie Johnston

Front-running C&D wins in two of her last three starts, readily accounting for her rivals eight days ago; suspicion she'll need more to defy a penalty in a race featuring other recent winners.

9/2

1st

5

(3)

24th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

1m 4f 15y

Class 6

17:40 Hamilton

Ask Peter

9st 4lb

J: Archie Young

T: Charlie Johnston

Inconsistent of late; however, opened her account in C&D handicap (soft; made all to beat Aighear) on most recent turf start and enters calculations returned to this scenario.

8/1

6/1

Form: -66346

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Eight-race maiden; showed bits of form from 1m2f to 2m on the AW in the winter, including in cheekpieces (back on here) and a visor; others preferred.

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No Results Found

14/1

Form: 582-50

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict

Infrequent winner who was bought for 3,000gns in October; pulled hard and reportedly hung badly left-handed when tailed off on stable debut last month (1m4f, soft); best watched.

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5th

5

(10)

5th Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 4f 8y

Class 6

17:00 Thirsk

Eye Knee

9st 7lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Seb Spencer

raced in third

10/1

4th

4

(5)

2nd Jun 2023

Good To Firm

1m 5f 192y

Class 5

18:55 Catterick

Eye Knee

8st 13lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Seb Spencer

took keen hold, prominent, led after 4f, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, soon lost position, weakened quickly inside final furlong

10/1

5th

3

(7)

8th May 2023

Good To Firm

1m 5f 26y

Class 6

17:10 Ayr

Eye Knee

9st 9lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Seb Spencer

Infrequent winner who was bought for 3,000gns in October; pulled hard and reportedly hung badly left-handed when tailed off on stable debut last month (1m4f, soft); best watched.

14/1

10/1

Form: 5813-0

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Tailed off on soft ground on reappearance (form worked out quite well); better judged on his two wins over 1m4f/1m6f on good/good to firm last season; should fare better.

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No Results Found

20/1

Form: -45248

Last run: 25 days

W: 8st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict

Exposed sort whose only win came for Grant Tuer over 1m2f in August 2021; sound effort when runner-up over this trip at Wolverhampton three runs back but a shade disappointing since (hampered at the start last time).

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9th

7

(4)

5th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 6f 21y

Class 6

20:30 Southwell (AW)

Buford

9st 0lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Lisa Williamson

1-31 and poor in all three starts since returning from five months off in January; easily passed over.

50/1

6th

7

(3)

22nd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

15:05 Chelmsford (AW)

Buford

9st 0lb

J: Dylan Hogan

T: Lisa Williamson

Beaten a neck at Wolverhampton (1m6f, Tapeta) last August, but just 1-30 and both efforts since returning for this yard last month have been poor; look elsewhere.

66/1

8th

10

18th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 5f 66y

Class 6

13:20 Chelmsford (AW)

Buford

9st 0lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Lisa Williamson

1-29, the sole win in 2021; had quite a few minor honours last year, including a close second over 1m6f at Wolverhampton in August off today's mark, but this month's first run for a new yard was a heavy defeat.

25/1

12/1

Form: 3146-8

Last run: 4 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Won twice at Hamilton last year, but needs to bounce back from a poor reappearance run over 1m2f here four days ago.

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6th

11

(7)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Lochnaver

8st 9lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Jim Goldie

slowly away, in rear early, headway into midfield after 1f

12/1

4th

7

(2)

8th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

17:00 Newcastle (AW)

Lochnaver

9st 2lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Jim Goldie

Didn't have the race run to suit down to 1m here last Friday and needs considering on her previous C&D near-miss (four of tonight's rivals behind); goes on the shortlist.

5/1

5th

12

(1)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Lochnaver

8st 9lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jim Goldie

Well handicapped and travelled well before going down narrowly over 1m2f here recently; the obvious worry is that it's been a long time since she ran over 1m (stays 1m4f).

7/1

9th
12 (8)
Pammi

33/1

Form: 7/07/9

Last run: 3 days

W: 8st 9lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Tough mare; well beaten at Musselburgh last week on her first run for 321 days; should fare better this time

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No Results Found

Form: 0-7520

Last run: 45 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Irish raider; yet to win in 11 attempts but good second on the AW two runs ago in February (1m4f); poor effort last time; yard has a good record here and a possible.

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10th

9

(3)

8th May 2023

Good To Firm

1m 5f 26y

Class 6

17:10 Ayr

Lex Maxima

8st 12lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: John C McConnell

Irish raider; yet to win in 11 attempts but good second on the AW two runs ago in February (1m4f); poor effort last time; yard has a good record here and a possible.

4/1

16

(7)

30th Apr 2023

Yielding

1m 5f 29y

16:25 Sligo

Lex Maxima

9st 0lb

J: Cian MacRedmond

T: John C McConnell

Second reserve; mostly campaigned on Dundalk AW, notably narrowly beaten over 1m4f in February; last month's effort in similar contest nowhere near as good.

33/1

Form: 93008-

Last run: 202 days

W: 9st 11lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Ex-Joseph O'Brien; Chester winner off 5lb lower last June (1m4f, good), but very disappointing since, including over hurdles at Newcastle last time (tailed-off last of 12 at 100-1); has worn a tongue tie and cheekpieces but both left off; best watched on return from a break.

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8th

6

1st Jan 2024

Soft

1m 7f 156y

Class 5

13:20 Catterick

Bamboo Bay

11st 5lb

J: Charlotte Jones

T: Philip Kirby

Low-grade handicapper on the Flat these days; well beaten 150-1 shot in a course novice hurdle when returning to jumping last month; plenty to prove at present.

33/1

7th

1

19th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 3f 66y

Class 4

14:00 Catterick

Bamboo Bay

11st 0lb

J: Henry Brooke

T: Philip Kirby

Dual Flat winner; unexposed over hurdles, two fair runs as a juvenile but well beaten on handicap debut on last run (November 2022); out of form on recent Flat runs; others stronger.

33/1

9/2

Form: 068-97

Last run: 24 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Not shown much under both codes this year; others look stronger.

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0

1

26th Jan 2024

Soft

2m 0f 178y

Class 5

13:35 Sedgefield

Uberrima Fides

12st 0lb

J: Daryl Jacob

T: S R B Crawford

raced wide, in touch with leaders, niggled along briefly before 4th

16/1

12th

11

(14)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

19:30 Dundalk (AW)

Uberrima Fides

9st 4lb

J: Conor Maxwell

T: S R B Crawford

midfield

6/1

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Payout
Exacta £537.00
Straight Forecast £382.90
Tricast £6250.20
Trifecta £3757.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Imperative

Telegraph:

Lex Maxima

RP RATINGS:

Yakhabar

The Guardian:

Uberrima Fides

The Times:

Marbuzet

The Star:

Lochnaver

Daily Mirror:

Imperative

The Sun:

Imperative

Daily Record:

Imperative

Daily Mail:

Lex Maxima

D Express:

Lex Maxima

POSTDATA:

Yakhabar