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Racing Welfare Mental Health Awareness Week Handicap

  • Prize money: £4638.6
  • 1m 1f 170y
  • Class 5
  • 11 runners
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Racing Welfare Mental Health Awareness Week Handicap

Runners: 11 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

13/2 (Won)

  • Win: £7.10
  • Place: £2.30

Form: 415933

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

1m1f turf winner (good), who has since recorded a 1m AW success; last four starts, on both AW and turf, suggest that the handicapper just has his measure at present; still an each-way player.

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

9th

9

(5)

13th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 5

20:15 Newcastle (AW)

Showmedemoney

8st 8lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Iain Jardine

Finished behind stablemate Havana Party over C&D three weeks ago; that was a step back in the right direction though and he's handicapped to go well.

10/1

5/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 120-05 D BF

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Dual 1m2f winner (good to form/soft) last season, when he also went very close from 1lb higher at Redcar (1m2f, good to soft); below par on final start last season (AW) as well as his reappearance but took a step back in the right direction when dropped back to 1m latest; player.

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

5th

5

(4)

7th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 4

18:25 Newcastle (AW)

Tele Red

9st 7lb

J: Brandon Wilkie

T: K R Burke

prominent

15/2

1st

2

(7)

3rd Oct 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

13:42 Ayr

Tele Red

10st 1lb

J: Brandon Wilkie

T: K R Burke

disputed lead, led 2f out, ridden and faced challenge over 1f out, kept on well final 110yds, gamely

9/2

14/1

  • Place: £2.90

Form: 58976-

Last run: 191 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

Dual 7f AW winner when with Mark Johnston; stays 1m2f; well below his best in all three starts for this trainer; best turf form on a sound surface; sliding in the handicap; has run well when fresh; revival needed.

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

4th

4

(7)

2nd Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

17:30 Newcastle (AW)

Ghost Rider

9st 11lb

J: Oliver Stammers

T: Grant Tuer

On a long losing run and was below market expectations over C&D last time; the handicapper's giving him every chance but he's become very inconsistent.

10/1

9th

3

(1)

15th Aug 2023

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

17:25 Newcastle (AW)

Ghost Rider

10st 1lb

J: Oliver Stammers

T: Grant Tuer

took keen hold, midfield

11/2

9th

17

(15)

28th Jun 2023

Good

1m 3f 39y

Class 4

16:20 Carlisle

Ghost Rider

8st 7lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Grant Tuer

towards rear of midfield on outer

16/1

OUR TIP

Form: 54-763 D

Last run: 41 days

W: 9st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Multiple AW and dual turf winner at up to 1m2f (turf wins on a sound surface); 2lb lower than his last turf winning mark and, after a step back in the right direction at Wolverhampton latest, he is not ruled out.

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3rd

2

(1)

29th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

21:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Light Up Our Stars

9st 11lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Scott Dixon

Eight-time AW winner who scored off 7lb higher over C&D in October; 0-13 since but he had a close call here in January and has been beaten less than 4l in his last five runs; has good draw on this drop back in trip and he's not ruled out.

5/1

7th

2

(4)

4th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Light Up Our Stars

9st 9lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Scott Dixon

Multiple AW winner, including here; back on a good mark but recent efforts don't obviously suggest he's in good enough form to take advantage.

14/1

5th

8

(8)

28th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 5

18:30 Southwell (AW)

Light Up Our Stars

9st 6lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Scott Dixon

in touch with leaders, midfield halfway

14/1

5th
10 (10)
Irv

20/1

Form: 2064-5 D BF

Last run: 116 days

W: 8st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Not the force he once was but still managed to pick up a 1m2f amateurs' handicap at Beverley (good to firm) last summer, when 1lb higher; held on his last four starts (all AW); competitive mark for this return to turf but has yet to win when fresh.

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

1st

5

(7)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Irv

9st 3lb

J: Aiden Brookes

T: Micky Hammond

Wins have come in the summer on turf and he's been on the downgrade in recent times; didn't see out a testing 1m4f latest and has gone well fresh before but others have more pressing claims.

12/1

6th

8

(4)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 6

15:55 Newcastle (AW)

Irv

8st 13lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Micky Hammond

3-47, with those wins coming on turf at York (1m, twice) and Beverley (1m2f); placed on sole previous attempt over 1m4f (Catterick) but wasn't in the best of form when last seen, finishing tenth of 14 behind today's rival Spirit of Ash here (1m2f) in September; stablemate of Art of Romance.

16/1

20/1

Form: 34250- CD

Last run: 228 days

W: 8st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

C&D winner who has a 1m3f Listed win to his name but that was his latest success, in 2019; on a competitive mark but well beaten when last seen and others make greater appeal.

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

1st

4

(5)

12th Sep 2023

Good

1m 5f 192y

Class 5

13:30 Catterick

Sameem

10st 0lb

J: Mrs Emily Roberts

T: Tim Easterby

pressed leader, led after 4f, switched to near side on turn over 2f out, rallied when headed over 1f out, led again final 110yds, kept on

5/1

7th

8

(3)

7th Sep 2023

Good

1m 3f 140y

Class 5

14:00 Haydock

Sameem

10st 5lb

J: Mrs Emily Roberts

T: Tim Easterby

Needs to produce more than he's managed the last twice, but those have still been fair efforts and he won under regular rider Emily Roberts at Ripon in June; not ruled out.

11/1

5th

6

(9)

21st Aug 2023

Soft

1m 4f 13y

Class 5

14:25 Catterick

Sameem

10st 6lb

J: Mrs Emily Roberts

T: Tim Easterby

Up and down this season but won under regular rider Emily Roberts at Ripon (1m4f, good) in June and was second at Hamilton (1m5f, good to soft) next time; back on song when third to Let Her Loose at Ayr (1m5f, good) last Thursday and could be thereabouts.

10/1

Form: -84103

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

Dual AW and turf winner over 1m (good to soft for turf win); inconsistent but best efforts would enable her to be competitive.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

3

(10)

6th May 2024

Soft

1m 0f 100y

Class 6

16:50 Beverley

Dougies Dream

9st 8lb

J: Faye McManoman

T: Nigel Tinkler

Defied a 5lb higher mark in better grade at Doncaster (1m, good) last June; far from consistent since, latterly on AW; however, looks one to consider, being so attractively treated back on turf.

7/1

8th

5

(4)

8th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

14:20 Newcastle (AW)

Dougies Dream

9st 7lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Nigel Tinkler

His wins have come over 1m but he seems to stay this far and was a fair third here (1m) three weeks ago on his second start back from a break; this two-time course winner has dropped to a dangerous mark and he won on his third start back last year.

4/1

13/2

Form: 909-36 CD

Last run: 18 days

W: 8st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Dual C&D winner (all wins on good); showed he retains some ability when third on his reappearance at Thirsk (7f, soft) last month; below that level at Pontefract (1m, good) latest; drops 1lb; prominent racer; no surprise if he goes close again now back at this venue.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

4th

2

(5)

26th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

19:00 Newcastle (AW)

Little Ted

9st 8lb

J: David Allan

T: Tim Easterby

Has yet to run badly after seven starts over C&D and will be happier back down from 1m2f; all victories have come after a recent outing but he has more in his favour than most.

5/1

5th

2

(4)

20th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

16:55 Newcastle (AW)

Little Ted

9st 8lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Tim Easterby

in touch with leaders

8/1

4th

8

(7)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 6

18:15 Newcastle (AW)

Little Ted

9st 4lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Tim Easterby

took keen hold, prominent

11/4

8/1

Form: -53864 C

Last run: 36 days

W: 8st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Sole win came here (1m, good) two seasons ago, when with Mick Appleby; competitive mark, as he showed last time out when beaten just 1l from 1lb higher, but looks to be playing for places at best.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

9th

10

10th Nov 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

15:02 Chelmsford (AW)

Young Winston

9st 4lb

T: Tony Carroll

Went close off a reduced mark at Lingfield (1m2f, AW) last month but he's hard to predict and was tailed off at Wolverhampton (1m4f) last time; only 1lb higher than for his penultimate run but sole win was over two years ago and others are more convincing.

14/1

10th

10

(11)

26th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Young Winston

9st 1lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Tony Carroll

on outer throughout, in touch with leaders, prominent with one circuit to go

9/1

3rd

7

(8)

5th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

16:45 Lingfield (AW)

Young Winston

9st 3lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Tony Carroll

Poor strike-rate and although he started out for this yard with a fair second at Bath in July, he hasn't been able to build on it in three runs since; vulnerable for win purposes once more.

10/1

Form: 222523 D

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 3lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

7f and 1m2f turf winner (both good to firm); second in six of his last nine starts and third (beaten under 2l) when 1lb higher at Pontefract (1m2f, good) latest; can race prominently, which is often a positive around here; blinkers go on; player.

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Verdict Starting price

2nd

1

(6)

11th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

20:25 Leicester

Isle Of Wolves

9st 13lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Harriet Bethell

Dual fast-ground winner at up to 1m2f; supported on his return from a break at Pontefract (1m, soft) latest, when going close; back up 3lb; has been placed on good to soft; each-way player.

5/2

2nd

4

(5)

1st May 2024

Soft

1m 0f 6y

Class 6

17:35 Pontefract

Isle Of Wolves

9st 7lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Harriet Bethell

Is a long time without a win but he arrives in good order, not seen to best effect when fifth of eight in steadily run 1m2f Newcastle handicap last month; he's weighted to go well.

8/1

5th

5

(7)

8th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

17:00 Newcastle (AW)

Isle Of Wolves

9st 7lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Harriet Bethell

Remains consistent despite his age but has become very hard to win with; fared best of those to go with the pace over C&D behind two of these last time and there's no obvious reason he won't go well once more.

6/1

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Non-runners

Toophan, Isle Of Wolves

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £460.00
Straight Forecast £439.90
Tricast £3085.20
Trifecta £4156.00

Selections

RP RATINGS:

Tele Red

Telegraph:

Isle Of Wolves

SPOTLIGHT:

Little Ted

TOPSPEED:

Irv

LAMBOURN:

Toophan

D Express:

Young Winston

POSTDATA:

Tele Red

The Times:

Tele Red

The Guardian:

Tele Red

Daily Mirror:

Tele Red

THE NORTH:

Little Ted

The Star:

Irv

The Sun:

Isle Of Wolves

Daily Record:

Isle Of Wolves