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Phil Mac Associates Handicap (Bath Summer Sprint Series Qualifier) (Div I)

  • Prize money: £5234
  • 0m 5f 160y
  • Class 6
  • 11 runners
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Phil Mac Associates Handicap (Bath Summer Sprint Series Qualifier) (Div I)

Runners: 11 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

3/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.80
  • Place: £2.30

Form: 7494-1 CD

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 12lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Dead-heated with next-time-out winner More Than Likely over C&D (firm) on last month's seasonal/stable debut; drawn much wider today but remains well handicapped on some of last year's form; must be considered.

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

13th

10

(2)

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

0m 5f 160y

Class 4

16:32 Bath

Delagate This Lord

9st 6lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: Robyn Brisland

Handles good to soft; has form figures of 1161 (all over C&D) for new yard this term and he's 8-17 at Bath overall; strong claims.

11/2

1st

9

(5)

16th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 2

16:00 Bath

Delagate This Lord

9st 0lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: Robyn Brisland

Three C&D runs for new stable, winning the first two before a midfield finish last time (ground reportedly didn't suit); back on a faster surface today and he's not handicapped out of things.

10/1

6th

2

(16)

9th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

14:40 Bath

Delagate This Lord

9st 11lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Robyn Brisland

raced wide, in touch with leaders, brief headway 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

11/2

14/1

  • Place: £5.00

Form: -60466

Last run: 30 days

W: 8st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Triple 5f winner at Chepstow last year, most recently from mark 3lb higher than today's, but slow starts have become a serious issue for him there this season and others in this line-up look less risky.

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

14th

17

(16)

16th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 2

16:00 Bath

Fossos

8st 2lb

J: Mollie Phillips

T: Deborah Faulkner

Solid run of form since July but winning from out of the weights in this grade from stall 16 looks a stiff task.

25/1

2nd

7

(2)

4th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 16y

Class 6

16:30 Chepstow

Fossos

9st 3lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Deborah Faulkner

C&D winner off 1lb lower in July (good to soft); two fair runs since, last time finishing just behind Porterinthejungle when fourth over C&D (good to firm); chance.

6/1

4th

6

(8)

24th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 16y

Class 6

14:15 Chepstow

Fossos

9st 2lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Deborah Faulkner

took keen hold, prominent, challenging 1f out, edged left and no extra inside final 110yds

9/2

OUR TIP

12/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 653430 C

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict

Ran poorly a fortnight ago and remains without a win since May 2021 but made the frame three consecutive times in May/June and has slipped to a tempting mark; not ruled out, despite wide draw.

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12th

2

(11)

18th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 5f 160y

Class 5

14:52 Bath

Concierge

9st 12lb

J: Joshua Bryan

T: Michael Attwater

7yo who was resurgent with his wins over C&D (good to soft) and at Brighton (6f, soft) in August/September; didn't fire in his hat-trick bid at Nottingham (6f, heavy) last time but he remains well treated on his old form and is 2-3 at this track; not ruled out.

16/1

8th

1

(2)

4th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 6f 18y

Class 5

15:12 Nottingham

Concierge

9st 12lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Michael Attwater

Ended a long losing run with his win at Bath (5.7f, good to soft) in August and he followed up with an emphatic success at Brighton (6f, soft) two weeks ago; up another 6lb but he remains feasibly treated and is a major player again.

100/30

Form: 862702

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict

Recovered from awkward start to go close over C&D a week ago and is again well drawn but has very modest 1-28 strike-rate and is not very consistent; others appeal more.

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Verdict Starting price

5th

1

(9)

27th Mar 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Kempton (AW)

First Company

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

He has won twice over C&D this winter and ran another solid race when second here two weeks ago (winner scored again since); runs off the same mark and he's more appealing than many.

4/1

2nd

3

(4)

13th Mar 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

19:00 Kempton (AW)

First Company

9st 6lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

Successful in his last two attempts over C&D, the latest in January; a bit disappointing when only fifth of nine on his first visit to Chelmsford (6f, Polytrack) last month, but despite still being 3lb higher than for his last win he is worthy of respect back here.

5/1

5th

2

(1)

22nd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

16:05 Chelmsford (AW)

First Company

9st 6lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Mark Loughnane

Two Kempton wins this winter and he ran his best race for some time when second at Southwell four weeks ago; should make another bold bid.

11/4

9/2

Form: 668293

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 6lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 61

Form & Verdict

Went very close at Salisbury (6f, good to firm) on last month's stable debut and quickly put a lesser effort behind him when third here (5f, good) a fortnight ago; 1lb lower today; can make his presence felt again.

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7th

5

(6)

9th May 2024

Soft

0m 5f 60y

Class 6

16:55 Brighton

Katar

9st 7lb

J: Rhiain Ingram

T: Richenda Ford

Exposed 28-race maiden; heavy ground excuses latest lacklustre display at Bath but it is easy enough to have reservations.

20/1

9th

10

(9)

7th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 5f 10y

Class 5

17:25 Bath

Katar

8st 4lb

J: Rhiain Ingram

T: Richenda Ford

Exposed 27-race maiden; not at his best the last twice and the suitability of the ground has to be taken on trust.

33/1

Form: 6-0445

Last run: 30 days

W: 8st 10lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Recent 5f/6f runs at Chepstow has been respectable but she remains a maiden after 26 starts, and has had plenty of chances off basement marks.

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10th

9

(3)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Silver Diva

9st 4lb

J: Joshua Bryan

T: John Gallagher

midfield, switched to centre over 3f out, no impression from 2f out

20/1

8th

11

(2)

10th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

16:40 Brighton

Silver Diva

8st 13lb

J: Darragh Keenan

T: John Gallagher

Under a length away on three successive occasions (7f-1m) and could want quicker ground than she encountered last time at Leicester; hard to rule out.

14/1

0

13

(8)

25th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 0f 53y

Class 5

17:35 Leicester

Silver Diva

8st 9lb

J: Trevor Whelan

T: John Gallagher

Tapped into new-found reserves of stamina of late, going close twice over 7f before another good run upped to 1m at Brighton three weeks ago; fully effective on slow ground but remains to be seen if she needs a stiff test over 1m on this ground.

14/1

Form: 542606 CD

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 2lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Ten-time winner (once over C&D) but has poor strike-rate in recent years and has not fired since returning from break in June.

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Verdict Starting price

1st

3

(7)

9th Aug 2023

Good

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

17:00 Brighton

De Vegas Kid

9st 9lb

J: Jason Watson

T: Tony Carroll

Five-time course winner (7f-1m); out of form in sprint handicaps since returning from break in June (four runs) but will appreciate today's drop in grade, and this trip ought to be much more suitable.

6/1

7th

8

(7)

26th Jul 2023

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

15:40 Bath

De Vegas Kid

9st 2lb

J: William Carson

T: Tony Carroll

Ten-time winner (once over C&D) but has poor strike-rate in recent years and has not fired since returning from break in June.

16/1

Form: -90119 CD

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 6lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Dual C&D winner this season (dead-heated with Delagate This Lord on first occasion); didn't fire from stall 13 here a week ago but has much more favourable draw this time, and current mark is probably not beyond her.

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Verdict Starting price

9th

5

(4)

6th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

13:10 Bath

More Than Likely

9st 4lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Nikki Evans

Always prominent when winning C&D handicaps in June and July; not quite so good the last twice but drying ground will suit and she's not out of it.

12/1

Form: 8-7967 C

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 1lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Won twice off higher marks last year and hinted at possible return to form when sixth here (5f, good) this month; never really looked dangerous when midfield over C&D a week ago and needs to up his game.

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Verdict Starting price

9th

9

(5)

26th Jul 2023

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

15:40 Bath

Glamorous Force

9st 1lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: Ronald Harris

Won twice off higher marks last year and hinted at possible return to form when sixth here (5f, good) this month; never really looked dangerous when midfield over C&D a week ago and needs to up his game.

20/1

7th

9

(11)

19th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

15:00 Bath

Glamorous Force

9st 5lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Ronald Harris

towards rear

12/1

10/1

Form: 381240

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Made all to open account at Brighton (5.2f, firm) in May, his 16th start, and has finished second off today's 3lb higher mark since; not much went to plan over C&D a week ago but he won't be far away if back on song.

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2nd

7

(9)

9th May 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Alfred Cove

10st 12lb

J: Miss Sarah Bowen

T: Tony Carroll

led, headed and no extra inside final furlong

6/1

2nd

6

(3)

23rd Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

19:15 Wolverhampton (AW)

Alfred Cove

9st 7lb

J: Josephine Gordon

T: Tony Carroll

raced in second

12/1

2nd

1

(3)

21st Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

19:30 Southwell (AW)

Alfred Cove

9st 2lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Tony Carroll

Of interest on last year's best, including 6f on Tapeta; not fired in two runs this year but now drops into 0-50 company and a revival may be forthcoming.

7/1

Form: 1-7042

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Won twice over 6f last summer and has kept on well to make the frame over that trip on both outings since fitted with cheekpieces last month; claims on that evidence but needs to prove she can handle this track (well down the field on both previous visits).

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0

5

(7)

24th Aug 2023

Good

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

13:40 Chepstow

Hagia Sophia

9st 9lb

J: William Cox

T: Christopher Mason

Well suited by this C&D and ran well here last month when finding only an in-form rival too strong; blotted her copybook by refusing to race at Bath four weeks ago though and too much to prove after that.

6/1

0

7

(1)

26th Jul 2023

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

15:40 Bath

Hagia Sophia

9st 5lb

J: William Cox

T: Christopher Mason

Won twice over 6f last summer and has kept on well to make the frame over that trip on both outings since fitted with cheekpieces last month; claims on that evidence but needs to prove she can handle this track (well down the field on both previous visits).

7/1

2nd

3

(4)

10th Jul 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

19:00 Chepstow

Hagia Sophia

9st 9lb

J: William Cox

T: Christopher Mason

C&D winner off 2lb lower last summer; no impact in first two starts this season but she caught the eye with her strong-finishing fourth back here (cheekpieces added) last month; was beaten less than 2l in that race and she's a big player if she can build on it; has raced exclusively on on good/good to firm on turf.

13/2

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Payout
Exacta £1154.00
Straight Forecast £853.00
Tricast £3509.60
Trifecta £6769.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Delagate This Lord

The Times:

First Company

Daily Mail:

Glamorous Force

WEST COUNTRY:

Katar

Telegraph:

Hagia Sophia

The Guardian:

First Company

Daily Record:

First Company

D Express:

Glamorous Force

RP RATINGS:

Delagate This Lord

POSTDATA:

Delagate This Lord

Daily Mirror:

Delagate This Lord

The Star:

Delagate This Lord