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Azets Handicap

  • Prize money: £10468
  • 1m 2f 56y
  • Class 4
  • 13 runners
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Azets Handicap

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

10/1 (Won)

  • Win: £10.30
  • Place: £3.10

Form: 16-342 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 10st 3lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 86

Form & Verdict

Very productive in 2022, winning five times on good/firmer; consistent efforts this term, most recently second at Goodwood; remains weighted to the hilt but again has place possibilities.

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3rd

6

(8)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 3

14:05 Lingfield (AW)

Andaleep

9st 7lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: Daniel & Claire Kubler

Multiple winner but both his AW wins have come at Southwell (since January) and his lack of course experience has to be a worry.

14/1

3/1

  • Place: £2.70

Form: 5341 D

Last run: 34 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Gelded prior to making all for ready success in Lingfield novice event (1m2f, good to firm) last month, opening his account at the fourth attempt; looks the type to improve further and do well in handicaps; respected.

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7th

10

(1)

27th Aug 2023

Good

1m 2f 23y

Class 2

16:20 Yarmouth

Bleak

9st 2lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: William Haggas

Gelded prior to readily making all in novice event at Lingfield (1m2f, good to firm) in June and improved again when second of 13 on handicap debut at York (1m2f, good to soft), again front running; in the right hands to keep up the momentum.

5/1

2nd

7

(5)

14th Jul 2023

Good

1m 2f 56y

Class 4

15:50 York

Bleak

9st 8lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: William Haggas

Gelded prior to making all for ready success in Lingfield novice event (1m2f, good to firm) last month, opening his account at the fourth attempt; looks the type to improve further and do well in handicaps; respected.

3/1

20/1

  • Place: £3.70

Form: 80-070

Last run: 69 days

W: 9st 13lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

Showed useful form early last season but has regressed sharply since, as his current mark reflects; hopes are pinned on this drop in class prompting some sort of resurgence.

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No Results Found

Form: 10-318 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict

Found to be coughing after a heavy defeat on AW last time; generally progressive in turf handicaps and scored nicely at Doncaster (1m2f, good) on most recent occasion; remains of interest.

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12th

4

(6)

10th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

1m 2f 56y

Class 4

16:25 York

Shimmering Sands

9st 13lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Michael & David Easterby

This is his trip and he returned to form when fourth here in July before disappointing with his finishing effort at Doncaster; if forgiven that then he's entitled to consideration.

9/1

10/1

Form: 0757-3 CD

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Defied a 3lb higher mark over C&D (good) last summer for previous yard; looks interesting back here with Newcastle reappearance (finished third; stable debut) under his belt.

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6th

1

(3)

27th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 5

16:15 Newcastle (AW)

Sagauteur

9st 12lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Rebecca Menzies

slowly away, took keen hold, towards rear, ridden and some headway over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

9/1

5th

3

(11)

9th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 5

17:30 Southwell (AW)

Sagauteur

9st 9lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Rebecca Menzies

Came good for Rebecca Menzies at eighth attempt, keeping on well for clearcut success in slowly run contest at Newcastle (1m4f) last month; 4lb rise might be enough to leave this 8yo vulnerable, though.

9/2

1st

2

(2)

8th Dec 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 4f 98y

Class 5

15:10 Newcastle (AW)

Sagauteur

10st 0lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Rebecca Menzies

Mixed record for new yard this year but he went close off a reduced mark over 1m2f here on penultimate outing; not so good over that same C&D 17 days later but overdid it up front that day and remains well treated on old form; ran creditably in one of his four attempts at 1m4f.

14/1

OUR TIP

12/1

Form: -10166 CD

Last run: 19 days

W: 10st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

Successful four times, including once over C&D, within the last 11 months; however, last couple of efforts suggest he may be in the assessor's grip now; others look better treated.

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8th

1

(10)

10th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

1m 2f 56y

Class 4

16:25 York

Eeetee

10st 4lb

J: Mark Winn

T: David O’Meara

7lb higher than for his success in this race 12 months ago and he was in better form back then, coming here on the back of a win; has won this year off 1lb lower but not at the same level since, including here 15 days ago.

12/1

Form: 44-226

Last run: 45 days

W: 8st 11lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Eight-race maiden who has proved consistent on ground softer than good; below par back on good to firm last time; may bounce back and make the frame provided conditions are suitable.

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5th

1

(9)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:15 Bath

Three Yorkshiremen

10st 0lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: Michael Wigham

in touch with leaders, weakened from over 1f out

2/1

1st

4

(12)

13th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

10:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Three Yorkshiremen

9st 9lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Michael Wigham

Suited by soft ground on turf as he showed when easily winning an uncompetitive novice at Nottingham (1m, heavy) last August; hard to enthuse over following modest efforts on AW in his last three starts, though.

16/1

8th
4 (6)
Super Den

20/1

Form: 3-2116

Last run: 137 days

W: 9st 10lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 79

Form & Verdict

Scored three times over 1m on AW last autumn/winter; has bits of respectable turf form but lacks recent match practice (off since February) and this return to 1m2f presents a question mark.

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12th

7

(7)

23rd Sep 2023

Good To Firm

1m 1f 0y

Class 4

17:10 Newmarket

Super Den

10st 11lb

J: Mr Lewis Kent

T: T J Kent

Third at Chelmsford three weeks ago but that's more his scene, with all three career wins coming on the AW; 0-13 on turf.

20/1

3rd

5

(7)

2nd Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

20:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Super Den

9st 7lb

J: Harry Burns

T: T J Kent

in rear

10/1

6th

12

(11)

23rd Aug 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

20:22 Kempton (AW)

Super Den

9st 7lb

J: Harry Burns

T: T J Kent

slowly away

14/1

3/1

Form: 9-271 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 1lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 80

Form & Verdict

Unexposed colt who proved well suited by the switch to handicap level at Redcar (1m2f, good; first two clear) three weeks ago and is likely to build on that success; 5lb rise looks manageable; big player.

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5th

5

(4)

6th Oct 2023

Good

1m 7f 209y

Class 3

16:30 Ascot

El Jasor

9st 3lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Charlie Fellowes

Has an all-or-nothing profile since handicapping, having scored twice (1m2f/1m4f) and been a disappointing favourite twice; could easily bounce back, provided he's suited by this new trip.

7/2

6th

9

(6)

14th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

1m 3f 197y

Class 3

16:45 Doncaster

El Jasor

9st 4lb

J: Jamie Spencer

T: Charlie Fellowes

Son of Le Havre who displayed a good attitude when landing 1m4f Newbury handicap 26 days ago; he appeals as the sort to do better still so merits serious consideration in first-time cheekpices.

3/1

10th
10 (2)
Solar Joe

14/1

Form: 89-686

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Favourably treated on his 1m-1m2f form last summer; however, much less appealing on 2023 efforts and chance partly depends on how well he takes to first-time headgear.

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3rd

6

(2)

24th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 5

20:30 Beverley

Solar Joe

9st 9lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Richard Fahey

led, headed 1f out

7/1

10th

10

(2)

14th Jul 2023

Good

1m 2f 56y

Class 4

15:50 York

Solar Joe

9st 3lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Richard Fahey

Favourably treated on his 1m-1m2f form last summer; however, much less appealing on 2023 efforts and chance partly depends on how well he takes to first-time headgear.

14/1

6th

5

(4)

8th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

1m 1f 207y

Class 5

16:37 Beverley

Solar Joe

9st 6lb

J: David Nolan

T: Richard Fahey

slowly into stride, pushed along soon after start, raced in last, pushed along 4f out

15/2

8/1

Form: 2413-8

Last run: 49 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 83

Form & Verdict

Gelded prior to below-par effort (over 1m) on reappearance; proved consistent (form figures 2413) last term and could well bounce back provided he stays this new trip (mixed messages in pedigree on that score).

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4th

12

(2)

3rd Aug 2023

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Goodwood

John Chard VC

9st 0lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Clive Cox

7f 2yo novice winner who failed to stay 1m2f at York three weeks ago; however, he was also soundly beaten on his other outing this year, over C&D in May, and others have less to prove.

33/1

16/1

Form: 5542

Last run: 17 days

W: 8st 4lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 69

Form & Verdict

Steady improvement at novice/maiden level, most recently second at Brighton (1m, good to firm); receives plenty of weight all round on handicap debut; possibilities if proving as effective back at 1m2f.

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6th

11

(3)

28th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 4

17:55 Southwell (AW)

Onemorenomore

8st 10lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: Philip McBride

Doncaster winner (5.6f, good to soft) last September who was returning from 190 days off when doubling his tally back there (7f, soft) on Friday; has a 5lb penalty to carry, but at least as big a question is the quick turnaround.

8/1

Form: 6/5/00 D

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 8lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Formerly useful; however, has finished last in two handicaps here (1m/1m1f; blew the start latest) since returning from two-year absence; change of headgear needs to have major effect.

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8th

4

(8)

10th Feb 2024

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

15:35 Newcastle (AW)

Rise Hall

9st 7lb

J: Harry Russell

T: Geoff Oldroyd

Losing run up to 16, but having tumbled down the weights his last two efforts have been encouraging, including when fourth of eight in a slightly better contest over C&D last time (third has won since); down another 1lb and high on the list.

4/1

4th

6

(5)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 5

15:45 Newcastle (AW)

Rise Hall

9st 7lb

J: Harry Russell

T: Geoff Oldroyd

dwelt start, led soon after start, headed inside final furlong, weakened and lost two places inside final 110yds

10/1

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Payout
Exacta £590.00
Straight Forecast £535.90
Tricast £7537.10
Trifecta £6698.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Bleak

NEWMARKET:

El Jasor

TOPSPEED:

Eeetee

RP RATINGS:

Dark Moon Rising

LAMBOURN:

Andaleep

The Guardian:

Bleak

Daily Mirror:

Bleak

Daily Record:

Bleak

The Times:

El Jasor

The Sun:

El Jasor

The Star:

El Jasor

POSTDATA:

Eeetee

Daily Mail:

Eeetee

D Express:

Eeetee

Telegraph:

Dark Moon Rising