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19:30 Newcastle (AW)

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Quinnbet Handicap (Div I)

  • Prize money: £3245.08
  • 0m 6f 0y
  • Class 6
  • 13 runners
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Quinnbet Handicap (Div I)

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Showers

5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £8.50
  • Place: £1.90

Form: 838732 CD

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Front-runner; in decent form having been placed in two contests at Southwell (6f) since returning from a break; has a strike-rate of 5-15 at Newcastle and holds solid claims off a handy mark back here.

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5th

2

(1)

12th Mar 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Newcastle (AW)

Blackcurrent

9st 9lb

J: Paula Muir

T: Alan Brown

Six-time course winner; expensive to follow at this level in recent times but he's tough and it won't be a surprise to see him return to his best back at 5f.

5/1

6th

2

(4)

22nd Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

15:35 Chelmsford (AW)

Blackcurrent

9st 9lb

J: Paula Muir

T: Alan Brown

He has been running a bit better than the bare results of late, making the running into a strong wind on his penultimate start and then overdoing it from the front nine days ago; should go well.

5/1

4th

2

(3)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Blackcurrent

9st 9lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Alan Brown

Multiple course winner, most recently over 6f in September; fourth behind Fantasy Navigator here nine days ago but he forced a strong pace in a race dominated by those held up; this doesn't look overloaded with pace and his rider's 7lb claim is a bonus; key player.

6/1

13/2

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 366565 BF

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Unplaced favourite on latest outing, though was perhaps feeling the effects of a busy period (third run in the space of a week); rested ten days since; record at this course (24225) suggests she'll pick up prize-money.

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1st

7

(7)

23rd Apr 2024

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mumcat

9st 5lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

Plenty of expensive defeats in recent times and a strike-rate of 2-43 speaks loud; she remains well treated, though, and is well up to winning if she settles and gets the breaks.

7/1

4th

7

(10)

8th Apr 2024

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mumcat

9st 3lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

Has record of 2-42 but both wins have come on Tapeta and she's finished placed at Southwell (6f) and Newcastle (5f) in last three runs; has wide draw back at this track but she could go well again on this step back up in trip; reapplied cheekpieces replace blinkers.

9/1

3rd

9

(4)

22nd Mar 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:45 Newcastle (AW)

Mumcat

9st 0lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

6f winner at this venue who has run well on last two starts; blinkers fitted on this drop back to 5f and may again find one or two too good.

9/1

10/1

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 221-18

Last run: 48 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Both wins in 0-50 classified events over 7f; raced too freely last time when failing to complete a hat-trick; no experience of sprinting but the drop to 6f is worth a shot judged on that latest effort; stable debut.

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2nd

9

(2)

3rd May 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

21:00 Newcastle (AW)

Magic Gem

9st 6lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Michael Herrington

Dual 7f Tapeta winner for two different stables last year and close third over C&D in September on only start for Bryan Smart; makes debut for latest new trainer affter 235-day absence, though, and will need to hit the ground running.

8/1

3rd

4

(3)

11th Sep 2023

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Magic Gem

9st 6lb

J: Callum Rodriguez

T: Bryan Smart

Both wins in 0-50 classified events over 7f; raced too freely last time when failing to complete a hat-trick; no experience of sprinting but the drop to 6f is worth a shot judged on that latest effort; stable debut.

10/1

Form: 895

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Appeared to improve on latest novice run and could well take another step forward now handicapping; bred to progress beyond his opening mark, being a brother to a four-time winner for his connections; interesting.

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8th

3

(8)

26th Apr 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

21:00 Newcastle (AW)

Frank The Spark

9st 9lb

J: David Nolan

T: Paul Midgley

midfield

8/1

8th

10

(5)

30th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

14:55 Ripon

Frank The Spark

8st 12lb

J: Graham Lee

T: Paul Midgley

towards rear on far side of group

9/1

Form: 971503 D

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Opened her account in similar event at Wolverhampton (6f, Tapeta) in July; best effort since when placed there last time; likely player provided she transfers the form back to Newcastle (second attempt here).

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6th

3

(5)

19th Dec 2023

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Show Compassion

9st 9lb

J: Faye McManoman

T: Michael Dods

Two C&D wins since July; failed to fire over C&D last month (vet reported she was stiff behind after the race); better than that and she's one for the shortlist.

6/1

9th

3

(7)

17th Nov 2023

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

16:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Show Compassion

9st 8lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Michael Dods

Both wins have come over C&D, latterly when getting up late in a 0-52 handicap 25 days ago; 2lb rise shouldn't prevent another good run and Billy Loughnane is an obvious plus in apprentice company.

7/2

Form: 559008 CD

Last run: 4 days

W: 9st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Dual C&D winner but he's on a lengthy losing sequence and has lost his form since some respectable efforts earlier in the campaign; looks unlikely to end the drought.

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10th

7

(11)

17th Oct 2023

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Sharrabang

9st 4lb

J: Amie Waugh

T: Stella Barclay

Ran okay behind Blackcurrent here last month but he's since finished tailed off over 7f at Catterick; each-way claims if on a good day.

12/1

9th

9

(5)

23rd Sep 2023

Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

17:50 Catterick

Sharrabang

8st 9lb

J: Pierre-Louis Jamin

T: Stella Barclay

Lost his way from the end of June onwards until staging a partial revival at Newcastle latest (6f), rallying close home; losing run of 30 is off-putting.

20/1

7/2

Form: 250035 BF

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

11-race maiden; has bits of encouraging form and looks interesting off a reduced mark on this second run for Mick Appleby, with latest effort (5f; started favourite) suggesting he's crying out for a return to 6f.

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4th

16

23rd Oct 2023

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0m 7f 36y

Class 6

13:35 Wolverhampton (AW)

Laertes

8st 13lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Michael Appleby

Unplaced all four starts for Michael Appleby and now 0-14 overall; didn't run badly over 6f last time and is not fully exposed over 7f but others in this field have much stronger claims.

20/1

7th

6

(10)

30th Sep 2023

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Laertes

9st 6lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: Michael Appleby

Has some competitive form but not been firing of late and he's drawn wide; now 0-13.

8/1

11th

6

(11)

21st Sep 2023

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0m 7f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Laertes

9st 5lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Michael Appleby

12-race maiden; has bits of encouraging form and this is just his third run for Mick Appleby, but he's not proven over this far and looks opposable on balance; well beaten in his two runs with a visor for former yard and now tries cheekpieces.

9/1

33/1

Form: 070070

Last run: 56 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Exposed maiden; made the frame a few times (6f-1m) for previous stable; form for current yard is far from compelling; others preferred.

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5th

2

(3)

5th May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 7y

Class 5

15:10 Hamilton

Henery Hawk

9st 9lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Linda Perratt

Four 5f AW wins since last autumn, the latest in February; recent efforts on that surface have been respectable, but he needs to transfer all his improvement back to turf to have any chance here.

6/1

5th

9

(1)

1st Apr 2024

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0m 5f 21y

Class 4

17:48 Wolverhampton (AW)

Henery Hawk

9st 3lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Linda Perratt

Found improvement with his two wins at Newcastle (5f, Tapeta) this winter but he's not threatened after slow starts there in last two runs; still 7lb higher than for last win and he has some work to do back up in grade.

9/1

Form: 92526- CD

Last run: 432 days

W: 9st 7lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Three-time C&D scorer off this sort of mark; badly lacks recent match practice, having been absent for 14 months, but market support should be heeded; good chance if retaining ability.

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9th

10

(15)

13th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

13:47 Catterick

Fircombe Hall

9st 1lb

J: Rhys Elliott

T: Philip Kirby

towards rear

7/1

1st

11

(7)

3rd May 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

21:00 Newcastle (AW)

Fircombe Hall

9st 4lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Philip Kirby

Placed in two handicaps (6f/7f) since holding on for narrow win in C&D classified in March, and was denied clear run when only seventh behind Dandys Gold here a week ago; ought to be on the premises.

6/1

25/1

Form: 561080 C

Last run: 82 days

W: 9st 0lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict

Multiple winner on Tapeta, though easily his best strike-rate is at Wolverhampton; only 1-26 here and finished down the field over C&D when last seen; not the percentage call.

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5th

8

(1)

25th Mar 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Mutabaahy

10st 7lb

J: Miss Jessica Flint

T: Antony Brittain

took keen hold, midfield, headway over 1f out, kept on final 110yds, not pace to challenge

12/1

4th

5

(3)

18th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Newcastle (AW)

Mutabaahy

9st 9lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Antony Brittain

Never in the hunt over 6f here on Friday night; won just one of his last 55 starts and opposable for win purposes once again.

14/1

6th

6

(9)

15th Mar 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:10 Newcastle (AW)

Mutabaahy

9st 9lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Antony Brittain

pulled hard, in rear, ran on inside final furlong, not pace to challenge

16/1

10/1

Form: 346096

Last run: 14 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

3yo maiden; has lacked consistency but ran respectably in first-time blinkers at Southwell (6f) two weeks ago and ties in with Blackcurrent on that effort; just not guaranteed to back up the form, however.

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9th

11

(9)

19th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Dresden Green

8st 12lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

17-race maiden; habitual slow-starter who returned to some form here on latest start but is still easy enough to swerve for win purposes; blinkered last four starts and now sports cheekpieces.

16/1

5th

12

(11)

5th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Dresden Green

8st 8lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

16-race maiden; habitual slow-starter who has been well short of his best the last twice; easy enough to swerve for win purposes.

33/1

11th

14

(3)

27th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

17:35 Redcar

Dresden Green

8st 4lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

slowly away, in rear

33/1

Form: 870036 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Inconsistent this term but ran well over 7f here two starts ago and gives the impression this drop back in trip will prove ideal; sole win came at 6f (AW); headgear (worn last three starts) is removed; shortlisted.

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11th

8

(12)

13th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mai Alward

9st 3lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Tristan Davidson

6f AW winner for another yard as 2yo; only once run to form in handicaps for new yard (7f, Tapeta; blinkered for the first time) and she's suffered heavy defeats on her last three starts; headgear absent today; risky.

25/1

11th

8

(2)

31st Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Newcastle (AW)

Mai Alward

9st 6lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Tristan Davidson

in touch with leaders on far side of group, weakened over 1f out

20/1

10th

3

(7)

18th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

16:05 Thirsk

Mai Alward

9st 7lb

J: P J McDonald

T: Tristan Davidson

Has shown best form when racing handily and was likely unsuited by being unable to adopt those tactics at Newcastle (6f, AW) last week; possibilities off current mark if this pans out better with headgear reapplied.

8/1

33/1

Form: 348690

Last run: 16 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 46

Form & Verdict

3yo maiden; made the frame (over 5f) in first two handicap attempts; not in the same form since, always behind in 6f event most recently (stable debut); something to prove.

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10th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

14:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Holly Blackmore

8st 13lb

T: Adam Nicol

11th

10

(3)

16th Oct 2023

Good

0m 5f 1y

Class 6

17:10 Musselburgh

Holly Blackmore

9st 0lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Adam Nicol

Fair efforts in February/April in her first two handicaps but has struggled since.

33/1

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Payout
Exacta £344.00
Straight Forecast £346.00
Tricast £1287.50
Trifecta £1372.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Laertes

POSTDATA:

Mai Alward

The Guardian:

Show Compassion

Telegraph:

Blackcurrent

Daily Mirror:

Mutabaahy

RP RATINGS:

Laertes

D Express:

Laertes

The Times:

Mai Alward

Daily Mail:

Mai Alward

The Sun:

Show Compassion

The Star:

Show Compassion

Daily Record:

Blackcurrent