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Good To Soft

Lee Sanitation Handicap

  • Prize money: £4527.4
  • 1m 5f 61y
  • Class 5
  • 10 runners
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Lee Sanitation Handicap

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £2.38
  • Place: £1.40

Form: 085-4

Last run: 52 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Second favourite for turf/handicap debut when creditable fourth of eight from the rear at Windsor (11.4f, good to firm) in May; now tongue tied; surely has more to offer and pedigree boosts interest at today's trip.

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10th

12

(9)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 56y

Class 2

13:53 Newcastle (AW)

Kyle Of Lochalsh

8st 2lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Hughie Morrison

Ended his 2023 campaign with two Class 4 wins over 1m6f at Chelmsford; faces a stiffer task from 2lb out of weights at this stronger level but further improvement is possible; should be suited by the new trip.

7/1

1st

6

(2)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 6f 0y

Class 4

20:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Kyle Of Lochalsh

9st 8lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: Hughie Morrison

towards rear

5/2

10/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 08-34

Last run: 14 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

Well held in two starts for Joseph O'Brien last October; beaten about 5l for minor honours on Newcastle AW both starts this term, taking fourth of seven on handicap debut latest (1m4f); needs better but early days.

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2nd

5

(8)

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

2m 0f 56y

Class 6

15:25 Newcastle (AW)

Dancing Cloud

9st 9lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Gemma Tutty

Fair form earlier in the year but rather disappointing last three starts (well beaten over C&D last time); cheekpieces now tried; others stronger.

7/1

7th

6

(1)

13th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

2m 0f 56y

Class 6

16:20 Newcastle (AW)

Dancing Cloud

9st 9lb

J: Jack Mitchell

T: Gemma Tutty

Seven-race maiden; ran well over 1m5f at Newbury in July; ties in with Heatherdown Hero on 1m7f running last month but, unlike that opponent, didn't shape as if he'll be suited by 2m.

12/1

6th

3

(2)

3rd Oct 2023

Soft

1m 7f 0y

Class 6

17:37 Ayr

Dancing Cloud

9st 10lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Gemma Tutty

Threatening since joining this yard but didn't look entirely at home on soft ground when below par on latest start at Hamilton in July.

6/1

8/1

  • Place: £4.60

Form: 56912- BF

Last run: 337 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Made a winning stable debut at Ffos Las (1m4f, good to firm) last July off 3lb lower, making most; remote second of five there the following month and not seen since; big shout if he returns firing on all cylinders.

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0

6

12th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

2m 2f 111y

Class 4

14:15 Exeter

Ancient Capital

11st 0lb

J: Sean Houlihan

T: Robert Stephens

took keen hold, prominent, not fluent 1st, jumped left 2nd, awkward jump 5th, jumped badly left 6th

20/1

5th

5

(2)

14th Sep 2023

Good

1m 3f 209y

Class 5

15:15 Ffos Las

Ancient Capital

9st 4lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Robert Stephens

Won over C&D (good to firm) on last summer's stable debut and ran big race from the front when third on seasonal reappearance at Newbury (1m5f, good) in July; not seen to same effect on soft ground last month but still has fairly low mileage and could be dangerous if allowed to dominate.

5/1

6th

2

(5)

2nd Aug 2023

Soft

1m 3f 179y

Class 6

20:42 Leicester

Ancient Capital

10st 1lb

J: Andrea Atzeni

T: Robert Stephens

Has mixed record in his seven starts but he won a Ffos Las handicap (1m4f, good to firm) last July and was a creditable third at Newbury (1m5f, good) last month; that was a bold bid after a lengthy absence and he's respected on this drop back in trip/grade.

13/2

8/1

Form: -58513 BF

Last run: 21 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Improved form upped to 1m4f when finishing well to land a handicap at Lingfield (AW) one month ago; close third under a penalty there ten days later; another 2lb higher today but has one piece of turf form (on soft) and isn't ruled out.

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6th

5

(8)

21st Dec 2023

Standard

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Royal Athena

9st 7lb

J: Jack Enright

T: James Owen

1m4f turf and 2m hurdle winner; same mark as when second in a small-field 2m event at Lingfield (Polytrack) last month; returns to this code after defeat over hurdles latest but she has the form to be very competitive back down in trip.

13/2

6th

13

11th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

2m 0f 0y

Class 4

13:05 Lingfield

Royal Athena

10st 9lb

J: Lilly Pinchin

T: James Owen

took keen hold, soon prominent, raced in third with one circuit to go

7/1

8

7th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 6f 21y

Class 6

15:07 Southwell (AW)

Royal Athena

9st 6lb

T: James Owen

7/2

Form: 531-2 BF

Last run: 24 days

W: 10st 4lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Front-runner last three starts; ran three times in all last season, ending with a clearcut 1m4f novice win on Wolverhampton AW; good second of six when next seen on handicap debut there (1m6f; evens) last month, with Atalanta Breeze in close attendance; switches to turf on a competitive mark and could easily have more to offer.

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9th

5

(11)

21st Apr 2024

Good

1m 4f 104y

Class 4

17:15 Musselburgh

Stonking

9st 8lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Heather Main

Two 1m4f Flat wins, latterly in clearcut style from the front at Newbury (soft) last July; two backward steps on AW late in the year and his hurdling debut in January wasn't great, but he needs a second look.

14/1

10th

13

23rd Jan 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 69y

Class 3

12:50 Newbury

Stonking

11st 8lb

J: Freddie Gordon

T: Heather Main

took keen hold, prominent, short of room just before 1st

25/1

9th

5

(9)

20th Dec 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 4

16:55 Kempton (AW)

Stonking

9st 12lb

J: William Pyle

T: Heather Main

Improved his record to 2-6 when making all for a clearcut win at Newbury (1m4f, soft) in July; disappointing at Wolverhampton (3-1) on his return last month but he missed the break and could resume his progress if things go more smoothly this time.

9/1

Form: 6-7263

Last run: 17 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 66

Form & Verdict

Won 7f maiden last June on debut; mixed record since but best run this term (second on soft at Windsor in May) showed he stays at least 11.4f and gives him a chance; fair third in cheekpieces on good to firm on latest; should stay.

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6th

7

(12)

9th Oct 2023

Good

1m 3f 99y

Class 5

16:20 Windsor

Greased Lightning

9st 9lb

J: Georgia Dobie

T: Eve Johnson Houghton

held up in rear, switched left and some headway over 1f out

10/1

9th

9

(4)

16th Sep 2023

Good

1m 6f 0y

Class 2

15:25 Bath

Greased Lightning

9st 0lb

J: Georgia Dobie

T: Eve Johnson Houghton

Had a wide trip when fourth to Lusaka here 24 days ago and remains unexposed at this distance; shortlisted.

5/1

4th

9

(6)

23rd Aug 2023

Good To Soft

1m 6f 0y

Class 5

15:55 Bath

Greased Lightning

9st 4lb

J: Georgia Dobie

T: Eve Johnson Houghton

Won at Windsor (11.4f, good; under Georgia Dobie) in July; mixed record but her only start since was creditable when a close third of five over 1m5f; unraced over this far and it needs to spark some improvement.

7/1

Form: 325-54 C

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Largely consistent last term for Ed Walker, including a comfortable win here (1m4f, good) one year ago off 2lb lower; it's the poor show on her latest start (18 days ago) which is the chief concern.

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5th

14

9th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 70y

Class 4

16:40 Stratford

Shibuya Song

11st 0lb

J: Finn Lambert

T: Richard Phillips

Flat winner for previous yard; holds weak claims on her form (Flat/hurdles) for current stable.

40/1

7th

8

21st Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 70y

Class 4

13:10 Stratford

Shibuya Song

11st 4lb

J: Finn Lambert

T: Richard Phillips

Won on the Flat in 2022 but regressed in that sphere last year and failed to complete two novice hurdles during the winter.

100/1

0

14

15th Jan 2024

Good

2m 3f 147y

Class 4

13:07 Hereford

Shibuya Song

10st 11lb

J: Finn Lambert

T: Richard Phillips

Stayed well on the Flat but regressed last year and she was 150-1 when unseating early on hurdling debut here.

200/1

Form: 4561-4 C

Last run: 182 days

W: 9st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Creditable fourth in this race last year off 7lb higher; rather mixed fortunes since but he won on AW in December before a lesser show in January last time; has plenty of form to make this look a competitive mark.

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5th

7

(11)

19th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Estrela Star

9st 10lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: Ali Stronge

slowly away, in rear

10/1

4th

1

(7)

24th Aug 2023

Standard

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:05 Chelmsford (AW)

Estrela Star

9st 11lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: Ali Stronge

5-28 on AW compared to 1-17 on turf; may have needed his only start this summer (50-1, turf) and he's well handicapped given some of last year's AW and turf form, so he needs a second look in the returning cheekpieces which did the trick for him off this mark over C&D last December.

7/1

Form: /1-803

Last run: 24 days

W: 10st 1lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Four-time winner at up to 1m6f, including of her only race last season (1m4f at Brighton) off just 2lb lower; back to that form at Wolverhampton on latest start, when Stonking was just ahead of her; in the mix.

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6th

5

(3)

3rd Aug 2023

Good To Soft

1m 4f 6y

Class 5

18:55 Epsom

Atalanta Breeze

9st 2lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Marcus Tregoning

Has won on good to soft, unraced on soft; four wins at up to 1m6f, including of her only race last season (1m4f at Brighton, where she's 2-2) off just 1lb lower; back to form on penultimate start but well beaten on latest, so there are mixed messages.

10/1

9th

2

(8)

13th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

1m 5f 61y

Class 5

20:20 Newbury

Atalanta Breeze

10st 1lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Marcus Tregoning

Four-time winner at up to 1m6f, including of her only race last season (1m4f at Brighton) off just 2lb lower; back to that form at Wolverhampton on latest start, when Stonking was just ahead of her; in the mix.

6/1

3rd

2

(4)

19th Jun 2023

Standard

1m 5f 219y

Class 5

17:20 Wolverhampton (AW)

Atalanta Breeze

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Marcus Tregoning

Four-time winner at up to 1m6f; won her only race last season (1m4f at Brighton; good) off just 3lb lower and neither race this campaign has panned out too favourably; C&D winner who is not ruled out.

9/2

14/1

Form: 553/7-

Last run: 440 days

W: 9st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Won an AW Flat race in January 2021 and a hurdle in May 2022; disappointing over hurdles this May on latest outing; although his last Flat run was in April 2022 and he came last, he's not dismissed, as the handicapper has given him a chance.

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6th

6

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

2m 2f 110y

Class 5

14:45 Newton Abbot

Systemic

10st 2lb

J: Caoilin Quinn

T: Gary Moore

held up in rear, not fluent 3rd, brief headway before 3 out, no impression before 2 out

6/1

9th

2

(8)

19th Aug 2023

Good

1m 5f 11y

Class 6

19:40 Bath

Systemic

9st 10lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Gary Moore

Flat (1m4f, AW) and hurdle winner (2m, good); struggled under both codes in first three runs after a lengthy absence, but he showed signs of a revival with his 4l fourth at Salisbury (1m6f, good) last week; that was behind two progressive 3yos and has claims if he can back that up.

8/1

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Payout
Exacta £124.00
Straight Forecast £102.40
Tricast £1092.40
Trifecta £1196.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Kyle Of Lochalsh

NEWMARKET:

Sharp Distinction

POSTDATA:

Shibuya Song

D Express:

Dancing Cloud

The Guardian:

Stonking

RP RATINGS:

Ancient Capital

Daily Mirror:

Systemic

The Star:

Atalanta Breeze

The Times:

Kyle Of Lochalsh

The Sun:

Kyle Of Lochalsh

Telegraph:

Sharp Distinction

Daily Record:

Sharp Distinction

Daily Mail:

Shibuya Song