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14:25 Chelmsford (AW)

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Ire-Incentive, It Pays To Buy Irish Novice Stakes (GBB/IRE Incentive Race)

  • Prize money: £5400
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • Class 4
  • 16 runners
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Ire-Incentive, It Pays To Buy Irish Novice Stakes (GBB/IRE Incentive Race)

Runners: 16 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Partly cloudy

13/8 (Won)

  • Win: £1.62
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 25 BF

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Promising second of ten at Newmarket on last month's debut (7f, good to soft; winner useful); beaten at odds-on at Sandown four weeks ago but he may have found the heavy ground too demanding; big chance if reproducing his debut effort.

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5th

1

(3)

23rd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

15:10 York

Emperors Star

9st 9lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Charlie Appleby

towards rear

5/4

1st

7

(3)

31st Aug 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

14:25 Chelmsford (AW)

Emperors Star

9st 7lb

J: William Buick

T: Charlie Appleby

Promising second of ten at Newmarket on last month's debut (7f, good to soft; winner useful); beaten at odds-on at Sandown four weeks ago but he may have found the heavy ground too demanding; big chance if reproducing his debut effort.

13/8

6/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 2

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Encouraging start to his career when second of ten in a newcomers' maiden at Newmarket three weeks ago (7f, good); that form is yet to be tested but he's clearly blessed with some ability.

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7th

10

(8)

4th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

17:15 Newmarket

Run Boy Run

9st 4lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Richard Spencer

dwelt start, took keen hold, in rear towards far side

16/1

7th

12

(14)

18th Apr 2024

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

13:50 Newmarket

Run Boy Run

8st 13lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Richard Spencer

Gelded prior to taking advantage of a good opportunity in weak maiden at Newcastle (6f, AW) on seasonal debut; that form is far from compelling; unlikely to follow up in this much stronger race.

25/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 6

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

In need of the experience when sixth of eight, beaten just under 9l, on his Leicester debut 18 days ago; should leave that run behind him in time but he'll need a good step forward to take this.

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5th

7

(2)

9th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 127y

Class 2

14:35 Chester

Celtic Warrior

8st 9lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Andrew Balding

Progressive results on AW, most recently winning a Kempton maiden (7f) by narrow margin; hit with a 4lb rise in his mark and has something to prove in this useful handicap back on turf.

7/1

1st

4

(3)

3rd Apr 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

18:30 Kempton (AW)

Celtic Warrior

9st 2lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Andrew Balding

led, headed over 1f out, soon rallied and, ridden inside final furlong, led again inside final furlong, kept on

2/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

220,000gns 2yo; dam an unraced sister to US 6.5f Grade 3 winner Bombard; represents a leading yard but one whose 2yos are just 2-23 this season.

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3rd

1

(6)

21st Dec 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

18:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Annafel

9st 7lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: John & Thady Gosden

Cost 220,000gns in April; shaped encouragingly when fourth of 16 on C&D debut (8-1, beaten about 7l) in August; demonstrated improvement next time, when narrowly beaten at Wolverhampton (8.5f), and remains open to more progress; strong claims.

5/4

2nd

2

(4)

24th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 5

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Annafel

9st 4lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: John & Thady Gosden

220,000gns 2yo; had wide draw to overcome, and he couldn't, on debut in relatively low-key 7f novice at Chelmsford but there were signs of ability in fourth of 16; no surprise if he benefits from the run and shows more.

12/1

33/1

Form: 8

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

33-1, green and well beaten in a Salisbury novice (6f, good) three weeks ago; not easily recommended.

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5th

5

(6)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

17:10 Chelmsford (AW)

Keady Town

9st 8lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: Richard Hughes

Displayed clear promise in two 7f novices last year and is sure to have entered several notebooks after keeping on well for second on recent handicap debut at Wolverhampton (8.6f; ride attracted attention of the stewards); upped in trip again here and must be considered.

100/30

2nd

6

(2)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 4

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Keady Town

8st 11lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: Richard Hughes

Caught the eye in a couple of 7f Polytrack novices last year and may have finished even closer with a clear run when fourth of 12 at Lingfield in October; shouldn't have a problem with the longer trip on breeding now making his handicap debut after 162 days off (gelded in the meantime); worth a market check.

5/1

4th

1

(12)

5th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 5

14:45 Lingfield (AW)

Keady Town

9st 7lb

J: William Buick

T: Richard Hughes

Improvement is needed on this third start but he showed some promise last time when keeping on for fifth of 16 at Chelmsford (7f, Polytrack) and William Buick takes the ride this afternoon; not ruled out.

15/2

12/1

Form: 7

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Bred to be useful and left the impression he was a good deal better than the result when seventh of 11 at Hayock three weeks ago (green and had to wait for a gap); plenty more to come but he's drawn out wide here and others look stronger.

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1st

4

(3)

30th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 23y

Class 6

14:40 Yarmouth

Papagei

9st 8lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: James Ferguson

made all, increased tempo 3f out, pushed along 2f out, ridden over 1f out, faced challenge final 110yds, kept on well

3/1

3rd

6

(4)

13th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 5

17:45 Newcastle (AW)

Papagei

9st 3lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: James Ferguson

Unplaced in his three 2yo runs (7f) but there was distinct promise in a good race at Haydock on debut and he looks a likely improver this year now upped in distance and handicapping; gelded since last time; betting should be instructive.

4/1

66/1

Form: 4

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

80-1 and too green to do himself justice on his recent Wolverhampton debut (6f); 7f should suit but others have achieved more.

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9th

10

(4)

19th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Upper Hand

9st 0lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

Twice finished second when trained by John Butler; unplaced in two runs for his new stable though and a change of headgear isn't enough to earn him the vote.

12/1

7th

9

(9)

4th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Upper Hand

9st 2lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

Some encouraging form for previous yard; below par here (7f) last month on debut for new stable, taking record to 0-8, but could well rebound in first-time tongue-tie/cheekpieces and with Rossa Ryan booked.

13/2

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

45,000gns yearling; half-brother to 1m2f winner Finest Leader (RPR 89); dam a Group-placed 5f/7f 2yo winner (95); hooded for debut; stable quiet of late.

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2nd

2

(2)

6th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:10 Bath

Beach Point

9st 11lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: William Knight

Failed to live up to market expectations at Kempton (finished behind Newfangled) on reappearance but is evidently thought capable of better at this level; dropped another 2lb and remains of interest.

6/1

Form: 8700

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Yet to beat a rival in four starts; can't be recommended.

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9th

2

(8)

20th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

17:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Blow Me Away

9st 8lb

J: Marco Ghiani

T: Stuart Williams

slowly away, took keen hold, in rear

10/1

7th

4

(2)

14th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 6

14:00 Lingfield (AW)

Blow Me Away

9st 8lb

J: Marco Ghiani

T: Stuart Williams

Ninth of 16 in a 7f AW novice in August but behind on his other seven starts, the last three in handicaps (7f, 6f and 5f); visor now joins his tongue-tie.

14/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Closely related to 7f turf/1m AW winner Positive Impact (RPR 108) and half-brother to winners Turntable (1m-1m2f; 101), Far Hope (7f/1m; 93) and Casting Vote (1m2f; 84); dam 6f AW 2yo/1m turf winner (100); hooded for debut; betting instructive.

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8th

3

(10)

7th Oct 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

15:20 Redcar

Desert Rhapsody

9st 4lb

J: Ross Coakley

T: Simon & Ed Crisford

in touch with leaders

20/1

6th

4

(1)

22nd Sep 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

17:15 Kempton (AW)

Desert Rhapsody

9st 7lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Simon & Ed Crisford

Well-beaten 25-1 shot on his Chelmsford debut three weeks ago (7f); should be more streetwise today but others have more obvious claims.

33/1

Form: 809

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Ran to just a modest level in three starts this summer; others have stronger claims.

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11th

9

(2)

31st Aug 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

14:25 Chelmsford (AW)

Knight Templar

9st 7lb

J: Shane Kelly

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Ran to just a modest level in three starts this summer; others have stronger claims.

33/1

9th

7

(4)

16th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 3y

Class 4

15:35 Yarmouth

Knight Templar

9st 7lb

J: Darragh Keenan

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

took keen hold, towards rear

40/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Dam a 9.4f AW winner (RPR 80), herself from the family of high-class Inspiral; stable yet to hit the target with 2yos this year (as of Tuesday).

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5th

7

(7)

27th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Orbital

9st 0lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Daughter of a 9.5f course winner; started big prices and finished well held in three quick 7f Polytrack starts early last autumn; is likely capable of better now upped in distance and handicapping, and the market will doubtless tell a tale.

3/1

9th

12

(6)

22nd Sep 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

17:15 Kempton (AW)

Orbital

9st 2lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Hasn't looked devoid of ability in her two starts but handicaps over further will prove her forte next season.

33/1

6th

9

(2)

13th Sep 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Orbital

9st 2lb

J: Darragh Keenan

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

dwelt start, in touch with leaders

25/1

13th
11 (7)
Nukanan

7/2

Form: 3

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Green off the bridle on his Salisbury debut three weeks ago (6f, good) but he was keeping on well in the closing stages and the form has since been boosted by the winner (won the big sales race at York last week) and the fourth since; 7f should suit; strong contender.

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3rd

8

(1)

11th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 18y

Class 5

14:02 Nottingham

Nukanan

9st 4lb

J: David Egan

T: Roger Varian

Hooded both starts; green off the bridle on his Salisbury debut (6f, good) but kept on well in the closing stages; 13-2, raced wide when disappointing at Chelmsford (7f, AW) later in August, hanging left; needs to put that way behind him.

12/1

13th

11

(7)

31st Aug 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

14:25 Chelmsford (AW)

Nukanan

9st 7lb

J: Kyle Strydom

T: Roger Varian

Green off the bridle on his Salisbury debut three weeks ago (6f, good) but he was keeping on well in the closing stages and the form has since been boosted by the winner (won the big sales race at York last week) and the fourth since; 7f should suit; strong contender.

7/2

3rd

8

(5)

10th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

17:53 Salisbury

Nukanan

9st 2lb

J: Raul Da Silva

T: Roger Varian

155,000euros yearling; third foal; half-brother to French Listed-placed 6f 2yo winner Kokachin (RPR 90); dam unraced half-sister to US Graded stakes-placed 6f-8.3f winner Let's Meet In Rio out of half-sister to top-class 7f-1m winner Kingman; starting off in a hood isn't ideal but he looks the part on paper and yard is 4-19 with 2yos here in the last five years.

9/2

16/1

Form: 78

Last run: 64 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Attracted support in a couple of runs in June but ran to just a modest level; still has time to come good but such progress may come when handicapping after this.

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1st

8

(8)

15th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

15:35 Goodwood

Mad Punter

8st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Brian Meehan

Showed no improvement on nursery debut six days ago and still hasn't built on debut effort; chance partly depends on whether he responds well to first-time headgear.

16/1

6th

7

(4)

9th Oct 2023

Good

1m 0f 31y

Class 5

13:50 Windsor

Mad Punter

8st 12lb

J: Sean Levey

T: Brian Meehan

took keen hold, slowly into stride, in touch with leaders, bit short of room and lost ground over 6f out, headway 3f out, pressed leaders 2f out, weakened quickly over 1f out

14/1

Form: 5

Last run: 68 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

50-1 when a remote last of five on his Newmarket debut in June (7f, good); connections waste little time in reaching for headgear.

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10th

2

(5)

16th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 2

16:45 Doncaster

By Default

9st 7lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Jane Chapple-Hyam

Hasn't shown much in two outings to date, blinkers failing to help at Chelmsford on latest; difficult to recommend.

100/1

15th

4

(5)

31st Aug 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

14:25 Chelmsford (AW)

By Default

9st 7lb

J: Marco Ghiani

T: Jane Chapple-Hyam

50-1 when a remote last of five on his Newmarket debut in June (7f, good); connections waste little time in reaching for headgear.

40/1

5th

3

(6)

24th Jun 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

13:32 Newmarket (July)

By Default

9st 4lb

J: Dayverson De Barros

T: Jane Chapple-Hyam

85,000gns yearling; fourth foal; half-brother to winners Kid Conte (French Listed-placed 7f/1m including 2yo; RPR 86) and Artemia (German 7f 2yo/7.5f); dam 7f AW 2yo winner (78), sister to 5f 2yo Group 2 winner Zebedee; quite a bit to like on paper and interesting to see how he figures in market.

20/1

33/1

Form: 77

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 2lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Her second run was better than her debut effort but it still leaves her with something to find in this field.

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8th

1

(8)

16th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

16:26 Kempton (AW)

Spirit La Adelita

9st 10lb

J: David Egan

T: Darryll Holland

prominent, dropped to rear after 1f

33/1

16th

16

(12)

31st Aug 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

14:25 Chelmsford (AW)

Spirit La Adelita

9st 2lb

J: J F Egan

T: Darryll Holland

Her second run was better than her debut effort but it still leaves her with something to find in this field.

33/1

7th

10

(3)

12th Aug 2023

Good

0m 7f 135y

Class 5

17:45 Lingfield

Spirit La Adelita

9st 2lb

J: Ray Dawson

T: Darryll Holland

prominent

66/1

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Payout
Exacta £74.00
Straight Forecast £54.10
Trifecta £369.00

Selections

Telegraph:

Annafel

SPOTLIGHT:

Nukanan

The Times:

Run Boy Run

D Express:

Annafel

Daily Mirror:

Annafel

The Star:

Annafel

The Sun:

Nukanan

Daily Record:

Nukanan

The Guardian:

Run Boy Run

Daily Mail:

Run Boy Run