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Ripon Stable Staff Championships 2023 Handicap

  • Prize money: £3663.8
  • 0m 6f 0y
  • Class 6
  • 14 runners
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Ripon Stable Staff Championships 2023 Handicap

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

12/1 (Won)

  • Win: £13.80
  • Place: £3.80

Form: 090772 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Has run exclusively on Tapeta for the past year, turning in his best effort of the season off this mark last time (made his comeback in the spring off 12lb higher); can miss the break and needs to build on that.

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15th

7

(8)

20th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:40 Thirsk

Eldeyaar

9st 8lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Antony Brittain

prominent

12/1

8th

3

(4)

25th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Eldeyaar

11st 0lb

J: Miss Jessica Flint

T: Antony Brittain

Dual Tapeta winner who returned to form with a close second behind a progressive rival at Southwell (6f) last Wednesday; on same mark here and he's a big player if he can repeat that form.

4/1

2nd

7

(4)

20th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

20:00 Southwell (AW)

Eldeyaar

9st 5lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Antony Brittain

Completed a turf double in September; far from solid on his subsequent AW form and he's yet to win away from Wolverhampton in this sphere.

14/1

6/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 431394 CD BF

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Has done a lot of his winning around this time of year, including over C&D, and arrives in form; again didn't get much luck last time and is one of the more interesting runners drawn low.

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1st

4

(8)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

13:42 Catterick

Wades Magic

9st 8lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Tim Easterby

took keen hold, prominent, pushed along to lead over 1f out, ridden inside final furlong, edged left but kept on well towards finish, ridden out

11/4

2nd

3

(3)

4th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 212y

Class 6

16:50 Catterick

Wades Magic

9st 9lb

J: David Allan

T: Tim Easterby

dwelt start, midfield after 2f, in touch with leaders on inner

9/4

7/2

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 06-421 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Has had a light season and turned in a career-best effort when winning at Beverley nine days ago (made all for William Pyle, who'll have a decision to make from stall 7); the return to an easy 6f is fine and he holds obvious claims under a penalty.

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3rd

3

(7)

5th Sep 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Ripon

Chester Le Streak

9st 9lb

J: William Pyle

T: Craig Lidster

Has had a light season and turned in a career-best effort when winning at Beverley nine days ago (made all for William Pyle, who'll have a decision to make from stall 7); the return to an easy 6f is fine and he holds obvious claims under a penalty.

7/2

1st

9

(7)

27th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

15:25 Beverley

Chester Le Streak

8st 13lb

J: William Pyle

T: Craig Lidster

Low-mileage 4yo who arrives on the back of a good second of 15 in 6f classified event at Thirsk 16 days ago; he ought to be in the shake-up reverting to handicap company.

8/1

2nd

2

(10)

11th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

14:10 Thirsk

Chester Le Streak

9st 6lb

J: William Pyle

T: Craig Lidster

Game effort to beat 14 rivals at Carlisle one year ago (6f, good to firm); looked rusty over C&D on his return from eight months off but he did keep on from fourth, albeit he had good track position against the stands' rail; drying ground will suit; dangerous at this level.

4/1

6/1

Form: 002012 CD

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

C&D winner last September who readily saw off Chester Le Streak at Thirsk last month and arrives at the top of his game; has to go on the shortlist.

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5th

1

(3)

31st Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Newcastle (AW)

Flavius Titus

9st 9lb

J: Graham Lee

T: Danny Brooke

in rear on far side of group, headway over 1f out, kept on final 110yds, not reach leaders

16/1

7th

1

(1)

24th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

18:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Flavius Titus

9st 9lb

J: Neil Callan

T: Danny Brooke

Can be a hostage to fortune given he's often slowly away and stall 1 may be more of a hindrance than a help; still feasibly treated after his ready Thirsk win over 6f in August and 7f looks worth revisiting on recent evidence.

4/1

5th

9

(5)

10th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

19:00 Southwell (AW)

Flavius Titus

9st 2lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Danny Brooke

slowly away, in rear and outpaced

8/1

OUR TIP

16/1

Form: 870670

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Ex-Godolphin inmate who went backwards last year and has regressed further for his current yard this time; has done most racing over further and is hard to recommend.

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8th

6

(5)

17th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:00 Newcastle (AW)

Rich Waters

9st 6lb

J: Sam James

T: Grant Tuer

Back to form when second over C&D nine days ago on his first run for 11 weeks; likely he'll need more in this field but he was rated much higher when starting out for this yard last spring.

5/1

2nd

7

(1)

8th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

17:35 Newcastle (AW)

Rich Waters

9st 7lb

J: Sam James

T: Grant Tuer

Made an encouraging return to the AW when beaten 2l into fifth of 12 here (6f) in November, but would like to have seen more from him at Wolverhampton (8.6f, Tapeta) 11 days later; losing run up to 19 and others preferred.

14/1

9th

2

(3)

25th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:15 Wolverhampton (AW)

Rich Waters

9st 7lb

J: Harry Russell

T: Grant Tuer

midfield

6/1

Form: 338540

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict

Not as good this year and rarely goes beyond 5f now; his three wins all came from the front and he's drawn next to the stand rail, switched from blinkers to first-time cheekpieces, but doesn't arrive in form and Wade's Magic is perhaps his yard's best shot.

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8th

7

(8)

14th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

16:15 Wolverhampton (AW)

Canaria Prince

9st 5lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Tim Easterby

He had been threatening prior to making all in a 5f handicap at Southwell last month; unable to dominate here next time and then drawn on the outside at Newcastle 12 days ago; can't ignore in this weak race.

7/1

6th

11

(1)

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

17:45 Newcastle (AW)

Canaria Prince

8st 12lb

J: David Allan

T: Tim Easterby

led, headed over 1f out, weakened final furlong

5/1

6th

14

23rd Oct 2023

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

15:35 Wolverhampton (AW)

Canaria Prince

9st 6lb

T: Tim Easterby

ducked left start

7/2

100/1

Form: 009078

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Poor performer who's gone nowhere near making the frame after 14 starts (5f-1m).

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12th

12

(12)

10th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

17:20 Wolverhampton (AW)

Fighting Chance

9st 3lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: Simon West

Poor, longstanding maiden who's lost his way again after a better spell last autumn; makes little appeal from the outside stall.

50/1

7th

9

(7)

25th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Fighting Chance

10st 7lb

J: Miss Pippa Brown

T: Simon West

26-race maiden who has generally struggled this year and he failed to beat a rival after missing the break over C&D last time; opposable.

25/1

9th

4

(8)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:10 Newcastle (AW)

Fighting Chance

9st 9lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: Simon West

slowly away, detached in rear, joined main group halfway, struggling from 2f out

25/1

Form: 576642 D

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Winless in well over a year but he's been consistent this season and the handicapper's giving him every chance; no peace in front when going close on Tapeta last time (first-time cheekpieces) and he's shortlisted from a draw near the rail.

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8th

11

(5)

22nd Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:15 Newcastle (AW)

Dream Together

8st 11lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Jedd O’Keeffe

Has run respectably on last two starts but he's not won for almost two years and is more of a place prospect than a win-only one.

10/1

4th

3

(3)

7th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Dream Together

9st 9lb

J: Jack Garritty

T: Jedd O’Keeffe

4lb lower than when going close over C&D last August, but modest in three runs since and has failed to beat a rival back here the last twice, including on his return from five months off a fortnight ago; losing run now up to 17; look elsewhere.

12/1

6th

8

(6)

22nd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Newcastle (AW)

Dream Together

8st 12lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Jedd O’Keeffe

Three turf wins, the latest back in April 2022, and he went close to ending his drought over C&D last August (2lb higher mark; cheekpieces tried for the first time); less good twice since and he returns to action without the headgear.

16/1

Form: 070-97

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Poor ex-Irish maiden (6f-1m) who's coming down in trip again having made her debut for this yard over 1m2f last month; fared slightly better on tough terms last week but others are stronger.

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7th

9

(6)

29th Sep 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:30 Newcastle (AW)

Pink Sky At Night

9st 0lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

12-race maiden; hasn't offered much in three starts (6f-1m2f) since joining this trainer; reverts to the AW - poor Dundalk form for previous trainer - from just outside of the handicap proper; swiftly dismissed.

20/1

9th

14

(6)

5th Sep 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Ripon

Pink Sky At Night

9st 0lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

Poor ex-Irish maiden (6f-1m) who's coming down in trip again having made her debut for this yard over 1m2f last month; fared slightly better on tough terms last week but others are stronger.

25/1

7th

4

(1)

30th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

16:45 Catterick

Pink Sky At Night

9st 7lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

Poor ex-Irish maiden who came in a well-held ninth after ten months off on her yard debut at Nottingham (1m2f) 15 days ago; she needs to take a big step forward.

25/1

20/1

Form: 436210

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Has done most racing over 5f, including when winning off 4lb lower two months ago, and has generally struggled when going this far; only had Marwari behind when beaten a long way last time.

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11th

5

(12)

2nd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:15 Newcastle (AW)

Golden Prosperity

9st 2lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Tony Coyle

Managed to put his head in front in a classified event at Musselburgh last summer; didn't run badly in a similar race over C&D 16 days ago but the change of headgear will need to have a positive effect.

14/1

6th

3

(9)

17th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

14:55 Newcastle (AW)

Golden Prosperity

9st 9lb

J: David Nolan

T: Tony Coyle

1-26; well backed on his return from 122 days off at Wolverhampton recently but could manage only sixth and finished behind reopposing stablemate Tantastic; chance probably hinges on him stripping fitter today.

10/1

Form: /71933 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Lacks consistency and is still to win on turf; holds claims on her latest big-field Redcar third but whether she repeats the effort back in the visor is anyone's guess.

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4th

15

(19)

20th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:40 Thirsk

One For The Ladies

9st 2lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Michael & David Easterby

in rear

10/1

4th

6

(5)

3rd Apr 2024

Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

13:55 Catterick

One For The Ladies

9st 2lb

J: Connor Planas

T: Michael & David Easterby

The drop back to 5f poses a question but she's run several good races over 6f since last July and surplus stamina may be no bad thing on the forecast soft ground (on which she's shown promise previously); chance.

6/1

33/1

Form: 099090 CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 0lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Veteran who's looked on the downgrade this year; another ordinary effort last time and only holds outside claims.

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7th

7

(6)

23rd Sep 2023

Soft

0m 5f 212y

Class 6

14:55 Catterick

Point Of Woods

8st 9lb

J: Aiden Brookes

T: Tina Jackson

held up in last

33/1

12th

13

(8)

5th Sep 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Ripon

Point Of Woods

9st 0lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Tina Jackson

Veteran who's looked on the downgrade this year; another ordinary effort last time and only holds outside claims.

33/1

10th

16

(15)

26th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 217y

Class 6

20:00 Redcar

Point Of Woods

9st 0lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Tina Jackson

Veteran who has won over C&D in the past but his last success was 15 months ago; has had some traffic issues a couple of times this summer but he's not finished closer than ninth this season and is easy to have reservations; visor is removed and cheekpieces return.

25/1

Form: 040833 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Now 11lb lower than when going in last summer and has been showing more since the headgear came off, including here; is one of the likelier winners.

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6th

4

(5)

8th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Newcastle (AW)

Glory Hallelujah

9st 2lb

J: Rowan Scott

T: Nigel Tinkler

took keen hold, in touch with leaders

10/1

11th

12

(13)

28th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 3y

Class 6

14:10 Pontefract

Glory Hallelujah

8st 13lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Nigel Tinkler

Form has dipped in two starts this month but his two efforts in August were respectable; dangerous mark but something to prove again now.

12/1

Form: -62080 D

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

His four wins have all come on Tapeta and he's run poorly in two starts back this summer (said to have never travelled when tailed off latterly); One For The Ladies looks his yard's best chance.

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14th

10

(2)

5th Sep 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Ripon

Marwari

9st 4lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Michael & David Easterby

His four wins have all come on Tapeta and he's run poorly in two starts back this summer (said to have never travelled when tailed off latterly); One For The Ladies looks his yard's best chance.

33/1

11th

4

(4)

20th Aug 2023

Standard

0m 4f 214y

Class 6

17:10 Southwell (AW)

Marwari

9st 6lb

J: Shane Gray

T: Michael & David Easterby

All four wins have been on the AW, one over C&D; below par last twice, notably when tailed off after a break at Nottingham last time; bit to prove.

14/1

8th

6

(1)

18th Jul 2023

Soft

0m 6f 18y

Class 6

20:30 Nottingham

Marwari

9st 7lb

J: Lewis Chalkley

T: Michael & David Easterby

dwelt start, raced in last, weakened quickly under 2f out

14/1

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Payout
Exacta £988.00
Straight Forecast £665.70
Tricast £2398.60
Trifecta £5431.00

Selections

The Times:

Chester Le Streak

SPOTLIGHT:

Flavius Titus

RP RATINGS:

Dream Together

Telegraph:

Chester Le Streak

The Guardian:

Chester Le Streak

The Star:

Flavius Titus

Daily Record:

Flavius Titus