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  • Class 4
  • 16 runners
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Runners: 16 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

5/2 (Won)

  • Win: £3.00
  • Place: £1.60

Form: 32-3 BF

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Bang there in three 7f novice events (Ryan Moore aboard each time) and smacked as though the run would do him good at Salisbury (good to soft; fine on good) three weeks ago; interesting upped to 1m.

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3rd

5

(2)

4th Nov 2023

Heavy

1m 2f 0y

Class 1

15:22 Newmarket

Greek Order

9st 3lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Harry & Roger Charlton

took keen hold, in rear, switched right and headway from 3f out, challenging over 1f out, weakened final 110yds

11/2

2nd

23

(25)

30th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

1m 1f 0y

Class 2

15:40 Newmarket

Greek Order

8st 9lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Harry & Roger Charlton

Won at Sandown (1m, good) on handicap debut in May and comfortably followed up at Newbury (1m2f, good to soft) last month; he's 10lb higher than last time and in a hotter race today, but the form has been franked by the runner-up and it remains to be seen where this 3yo's limitations lie; he's run well here and has been well backed for this race; firmly in calculations.

7/2

1st

7

(8)

19th Aug 2023

Good

1m 2f 0y

Class 3

17:15 Newbury

Greek Order

8st 13lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Harry & Roger Charlton

Bang there in three 7f novice events (two on good to soft) and improved when winning a 14-runner race at Sandown (1m, good) in May on handicap debut; raised 5lb today and settling him was an issue in that win but there's enough stamina and class in his pedigree for this trip to make appeal nevertheless.

4/1

12/1

  • Place: £3.10

Form: 40-51 D

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Was threatening to go the wrong way after a good fourth here on his debut (soft) but steadied the ship in no uncertain manner with a narrow success on handicap debut at Haydock (1m, good); the clear second has been beaten since and he's up 7lb in a deeper race, while the draw hasn't been kind either.

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2nd

9

(4)

11th May 2024

Good

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

13:15 Lingfield

Dancing In Paris

9st 4lb

J: David Probert

T: Ian Williams

His only win in 15 races came on handicap debut at Haydock last April; he's well treated judged on placed efforts over 1m2f/1m3f last summer but was way below form on latest five outings, always behind over 1m in his three this term; the return to 1m2f offers hope.

12/1

8th

4

(9)

15th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 31y

Class 4

16:50 Windsor

Dancing In Paris

9st 6lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Ian Williams

dwelt start, always behind

12/1

8/1

  • Place: £2.40

Form: 66-13 D BF

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Ex-Marcus Tregoning last season; ran on well for a successful stable debut in a 1m Kempton maiden before coming up short at Goodwood (1m handicap, good to soft); bit mean to go up 1lb for that but he enters the equation for sure.

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3rd

5

(5)

23rd Jun 2023

Good

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

19:05 Newmarket (July)

Island Star

9st 6lb

J: Jack Mitchell

T: Roger Varian

Has form figures of 133 (all over 1m) for new yard this year, winning AW maiden then running well in turf handicaps, latest at Sandown where he shaped as if ready for a crack at this longer distance; solid chance.

7/2

3rd

10

(5)

25th May 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

20:42 Sandown

Island Star

9st 7lb

J: Ray Dawson

T: Roger Varian

prominent

8/1

Form: 2-23 BF

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

The form of his two seconds on the AW worked out well and he wasn't the only one to be blown out of the water by an impressive winner at Yarmouth (1m, good); brings plenty of potential into handicaps and William Buick is 2-8 for the yard (first time they've combined this season).

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3

(8)

25th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 4

17:30 Newcastle (AW)

Umberto

9st 8lb

J: David Allan

T: Kevin Philippart De Foy

Seven-race maiden with a mixed record and he was a well-held sixth of nine at Kempton (1m) on his return last month; may have needed that run but he goes into unknown territory at this new trip and others are preferred; visor reapplied.

13/2

6th

4

(7)

28th Feb 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Umberto

9st 3lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Kevin Philippart De Foy

Lightly raced 4yo who went close in a C&D handicap when last seen 196 days ago (first run after a gelding operation); that took his AW record to 223; retains potential on this surface and Oisin Murphy on board for his return; headgear left off but he still looks a solid contender.

11/4

3rd

11

(11)

16th Aug 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

20:00 Kempton (AW)

Umberto

9st 9lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Kevin Philippart De Foy

No significant improvement for the switch to handicaps when last seen; interesting on his novice efforts though and he returns from ten weeks off (gelded during the absence) with his stable in hot form; visor now added (well held in cheekpieces last time).

11/2

20/1

Form: 52-4

Last run: 142 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Her standout effort to date is her second of 13 on the Polytrack at Chantilly in November; has to overcome a wide draw and what could be a tough mark on her turf/handicap debut.

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1st

9

(2)

20th Aug 2023

Good

1m 1f 0y

Class 4

18:15 Sandown

Marinara

9st 6lb

J: Kaiya Fraser

T: Henry Spiller

All turf runs have been on good ground and she looks progressive after winning with a nice bit in hand at Yarmouth (7f, good); 5lb higher but open to improvement over further and strongly considered.

4/1

1st

7

(9)

19th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 3y

Class 4

17:35 Yarmouth

Marinara

9st 9lb

J: Kaiya Fraser

T: Henry Spiller

raced in second

13/2

2nd

2

(10)

24th Jun 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

15:52 Newmarket (July)

Marinara

9st 7lb

J: Ray Dawson

T: Henry Spiller

Showed some promise in her first three runs and she kicked off her handicap career with a keeping-on fifth of 14 at Sandown (1m, good; 125-1) on her return last month; that was a good effort from a wide draw and she has claims if she can build on that back in trip.

9/1

Form: 350-

Last run: 160 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Started off well last season, finishing third to leading Derby hope Arrest over C&D (good to firm; carried head high) before a close fifth behind The Parent at Goodwood (where he hung); gelded prior to blowing out the final time at Kempton; this mark might be okay if able to tap into that initial promise, but that's a big if at the minute.

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4th

5

(3)

5th May 2024

Heavy

1m 1f 201y

Class 5

16:30 Salisbury

New Dayrell

9st 5lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: William Muir & Chris Grassick

Last season petered out tamely after making most in an amateur riders' race at Sandown (1m2f, good to soft) in August when 2lb higher; not without hope if all the better for a break but it's easy to have doubts.

8/1

11th

6

(12)

18th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

New Dayrell

9st 7lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: William Muir & Chris Grassick

Made most in an amateur riders' race at Sandown (1m2f, good to soft) in August but not a lot since then, latterly finishing only fifth here; unraced over this far and can be taken on.

16/1

Form: 33121- D

Last run: 234 days

W: 9st 10lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Had form figures of 121 in nurseries for the Crisfords, all of which came after being gelded; has gone up 9lb for his troubles and he returns with a bit to prove off this high a mark in this competitive a race; bought for 75,000gns.

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6

1st Apr 2024

Good

2m 0f 3y

Class 4

13:27 Fakenham

Star Player

11st 2lb

J: Tristan Durrell

T: Dan Skelton

Had wind surgery since last run; should be suited by this sharp scenario on stable/hurdles debut, having gained his Flat wins over 7f/1m on good ground; interesting.

2/1

6th

3

(3)

3rd Oct 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 5

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Star Player

9st 11lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Kevin Philippart De Foy

His nursery win came off a similar mark; beaten favourite on his last three starts and some hanging didn't help last time at Windsor; others appeal more.

5/1

5th

7

(2)

26th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 31y

Class 4

19:20 Windsor

Star Player

9st 7lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Kevin Philippart De Foy

Won a C&D nursery (good) last October; second to progressive winner at Pontefract (1m, good to firm) this June and bang there when badly hampered at Chester (7.5f, soft) last month; only fourth when favourite at Redcar (1m, good) latest but failed to settle and no surprise if he's in the mix.

5/2

25/1

Form: 541-0 D

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Had momentum behind him when comfortably winning a 1m novice on good to soft at Yarmouth in September, but now has to bounce back from a very laboured handicap debut at Newmarket (1m; 25-1); lost a front shoe there but what difference that made remains to be seen.

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1st

6

(9)

26th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 0f 75y

Class 2

17:35 Nottingham

Almarin

9st 2lb

J: Thore Hammer Hansen

T: Patrick Owens

Won 1m Yarmouth novice on good to soft last September; no real evidence he's ahead of his mark this year, despite a somewhat luckless AW run behind Botas (1m) in August; however, his finishing hasn't been that strong over the trip on turf and AW since and looks up against it.

12/1

3rd

3

(10)

18th Sep 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

19:30 Kempton (AW)

Almarin

9st 11lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Patrick Owens

Yarmouth novice winner (1m, good to soft) a year ago and has run some good race since handicapping, especially since headgear went on; finished just behind King Cabo over C&D on his penultimate start (first-time blinkers), but may have finished ahead of that rival with a clear run; could be worth chancing.

10/1

5th

2

(5)

25th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

15:50 Newmarket (July)

Almarin

9st 9lb

J: J F Egan

T: Patrick Owens

Yarmouth novice winner (1m, good to soft) last autumn and twice runner-up off similar marks in handicaps this summer; possible to forgive his latest effort on AW debut (first-time blinkers), but he could probably do with some rain back on turf.

6/1

Form: 332-2

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 10lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 81

Form & Verdict

Didn't look entirely straightforward when running well in all three races last season and was gelded during the winter; also visored for his handicap debut at Ascot (1m, soft) and came from last to finish second behind a winner who was thrown in; unlikely to be far away if building on that.

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2nd

11

(2)

12th May 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

19:00 Newcastle (AW)

Prince Of Zenda

8st 12lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Hugo Palmer

led

16/1

12th

7

(9)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 3

15:50 Lingfield (AW)

Prince Of Zenda

9st 8lb

J: Shane Foley

T: Hugo Palmer

2-2 since dropped to 6f, following a C&D win in January with an easy front-running success at Newcastle 13 days later; up 7lb for his troubles but may not have reached his ceiling in this discipline.

5/1

10th
14 (9)
Dream Pirate

33/1

Form: 9-360

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 71

Form & Verdict

Only a length behind Garrick Street at Lingfield in February (1m) and being gelded could make a difference after running no race on his handicap debut at Newmarket (1m, good to soft); not yet exposed.

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6th

7

(12)

28th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

15:30 Wetherby

Dream Pirate

9st 8lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: T J Kent

Ran respectably in reapplied blinkers at Windsor (1m, good) two weeks ago, taking form figures in this headgear to 11292; interesting off same mark, especially if the ground is slow; both wins on soft.

11/2

2nd

11

(7)

15th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 31y

Class 4

16:50 Windsor

Dream Pirate

9st 0lb

J: David Egan

T: T J Kent

in touch with leaders

5/1

11th
13 (10)
Ashmore

12/1

Form: 00-52

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 1lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

100-1 when making up good late ground in Island Star's maiden at Kempton and duly showed improved form to finish runner-up on his handicap debut at Lingfield (1m, AW) where he went wide on the bend but was only collared late on; up 3lb but looks a winner waiting to happen.

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8th

8

(8)

17th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

17:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Ashmore

9st 0lb

J: Christian Howarth

T: Alice Haynes

slightly awkward start, in rear

25/1

9th

10

(4)

9th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

17:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Ashmore

10st 8lb

J: Mr Abel O’Gorman

T: Alice Haynes

Only beaten a neck on handicap debut at Lingfield (1m, Polytrack) last May, but hasn't built on it and now 0-15; hood returns, but has plenty to prove including stamina.

33/1

7th

2

(5)

25th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

14:10 Southwell (AW)

Ashmore

9st 2lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Alice Haynes

in touch with leaders

4/1

12th
16 (13)
Buy The Dip

25/1

Form: 0-5372

Last run: 14 days

W: 8st 5lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Beat all bar a last-time-out winner on his return to the AW at Southwell (1m) two weeks ago; his three AW efforts read way better than his same number of turf runs so something to prove on that count; cheekpieces tried.

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4th

5

(7)

1st May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

19:15 Brighton

Buy The Dip

9st 5lb

J: Pat Cosgrave

T: Jim Boyle

started quickly, led, faced challenges and ridden 2f out

3/1

6th

12

(9)

1st Apr 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

17:15 Kempton (AW)

Buy The Dip

9st 1lb

J: Luke Catton

T: Jim Boyle

Absent since opening his turf account at Brighton (1m) six months ago; higher in the weights on AW but has form figures of 5321 in this sphere and may be capable of further progress; one to consider.

8/1

Form: 4-42

Last run: 89 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

First run on turf; started off with a couple of fourths over 7f (second race worked out well) and bumped into a promising newcomer (beaten since but ran well) at Lingfield (1m); absent three months but should have some potential off this sort of mark.

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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: 2-231 D

Last run: 57 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

All four runs have been positive and made a successful debut by a narrow margin in first-time blinkers at Kempton (1m), where he finally settled once sent on 5f out; in a better race here but has only been raised 2lb and there's possibly more to come.

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3rd

8

(4)

25th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Dutch Kingdom

9st 4lb

J: J F Egan

T: Darryll Holland

took keen hold, soon in touch with leaders

12/1

8th

4

(7)

4th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 4

15:20 Lingfield (AW)

Dutch Kingdom

9st 8lb

J: J F Egan

T: Darryll Holland

Three wins last year, including here (7f) in December, and ran better than it looked in both subsequent starts at Wolverhampton (7f, Tapeta); off three months, but has run well fresh in the past and the return to this trip should suit; respected in the returning visor.

8/1

Form: 9570-

Last run: 243 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Beaten in the region of 3l in her final two novices but failed to build on those efforts when trailing home last on her handicap debut at Newmarket (7f, good); hood left off after fitted the last twice; much to prove.

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6th

5

(6)

19th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Strictly Dreaming

9st 6lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Ian Williams

Bounded clear over C&D to exploit a career-low mark (8lb lower) last month; while that effort has been handsomely advertised by the runner-up Big Narstie, she herself fluffed her lines when a beaten favourite at Newcastle (7f); a tongue-tie is now added.

14/1

9th

1

(2)

20th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Strictly Dreaming

9st 13lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Ian Williams

in touch with leaders on far side of group

5/2

1st

6

(4)

17th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

17:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Strictly Dreaming

9st 5lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Ian Williams

started quickly, raced in second, pushed along and pressed leader 3f out, led narrowly 2f out, ridden and went clear over 1f out, kept on well inside final furlong, easily

16/1

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Payout
Exacta £296.00
Straight Forecast £263.30
Tricast £1553.90
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Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Umberto

RP RATINGS:

Greek Order

TOPSPEED:

Star Player

POSTDATA:

Dancing In Paris

The Sun:

Ashmore

LAMBOURN:

New Dayrell

Daily Record:

Prince Of Zenda

Daily Mirror:

The Parent

NEWMARKET:

Umberto

Daily Mail:

Umberto

The Times:

Greek Order

Telegraph:

Greek Order

D Express:

Dancing In Paris

The Guardian:

Star Player

The Star:

Star Player