14:50 Ayr

Good To Soft

Arran Scottish Sprint EBF Fillies’ Stakes (Listed Race)

  • Prize money: £26653.7
  • 0m 5f 110y
  • Class 1
  • 12 runners
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Arran Scottish Sprint EBF Fillies’ Stakes (Listed Race)

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £8.60
  • Place: £2.60

Form: 523-34

Last run: 70 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 99

Form & Verdict

Runner-up in this last year and has also produced solid performances in defeat on her two outings this year, most recently in a Group 3 at York in July; can be thereabouts if handling conditions (unraced on slow turf).

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

7

(9)

18th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 1

15:11 Lingfield (AW)

Pink Crystal

9st 3lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: William Haggas

in rear

5/1

3rd

10

(4)

7th Oct 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:00 Ascot

Pink Crystal

9st 1lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: William Haggas

Good performances against her own sex the last twice, finishing fourth in York Group 3 then winning Ayr Listed (5.5f, good to soft); faces a tougher assignment back against males but her consistency is an asset.

14/1

1st

3

(10)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 110y

Class 1

14:50 Ayr

Pink Crystal

9st 2lb

J: Jason Hart

T: William Haggas

in rear in centre of group, headway over 1f out, led and ridden final 110yds, ran on

7/1

9/1

  • Place: £3.00

Form: 456523

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 97

Form & Verdict

2yo Listed winner (6f, soft) who has often run well in defeat this season, most recently third in Group 3 at Naas (6f, good to yielding; Aussie Girl second); there's a suspicion she'll come up short once more but she might not be far away.

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5th

8

(6)

11th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

14:05 Newcastle (AW)

Secret Angel

9st 0lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: K R Burke

Listed 6f winner in France as 2yo; fair fourth of eight in 7f fillies' Listed race on Polytrack in May on sole AW start but has something to prove on balance, quite apart from tackling Tapeta for the first time.

12/1

10th

8

(2)

14th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

17:00 Newmarket

Secret Angel

9st 2lb

J: Gavin Ryan

T: K R Burke

Listed winner on soft ground in France as a 2yo; series of good efforts in defeat in recent months and she should give it another good go.

13/2

2nd

10

(8)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 110y

Class 1

14:50 Ayr

Secret Angel

9st 0lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: K R Burke

midfield in centre of group, headway over 1f out, went second inside final 110yds, no match for winner

9/1

9/2

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 4-3293

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 96

Form & Verdict

The form of her Listed second here (5f, good) in June reads well and she finished fast for third in a handicap at York (5f, good to firm) last month, when she may well have won granted a clear run; has also shown promise on good to soft ground; this 3yo could play a leading role.

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3rd

6

(3)

26th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 2

16:00 Beverley

Marine Wave

8st 13lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Richard Fahey

Yet to score this term but she's a reliable sort and followed an unlucky York 5f handicap third (off mark of 93) with a very good third in Ayr Listed event (5.5f, good to soft) four days ago; big shout at these weights.

11/10

3rd

7

(1)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 110y

Class 1

14:50 Ayr

Marine Wave

9st 0lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Richard Fahey

towards rear on far side of group, headway over 1f out, briefly disputed lead inside final furlong, kept on, just held third

9/2

3rd

5

(10)

23rd Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

Class 2

16:45 York

Marine Wave

9st 2lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Richard Fahey

Useful filly who has performed well in Listed grade a few times, notably when second at Ayr (good) on most recent 5f attempt; still unexposed at this trip; unable to cut the mustard in 6f Group 3 here last time but interesting back down in distance/class; handicap debut.

8/1

11/2

Form: 221222 D

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 98

Form & Verdict

Made all in a handicap at the Curragh (7f, good) in July and has continued in fine form, finishing second in Listed/Group 3 races at Naas (6f, soft/good to yielding) the last twice; this Irish raider is one to consider.

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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

8

(4)

7th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 6f 0y

15:30 Curragh

Aussie Girl

9st 2lb

J: Colin Keane

T: J A Stack

Nicely progressive of late on easy ground, touched off in Scurry Handicap here before gaining black-type placings at Naas (twice) and last month finished a close fourth in well-contested Ayr fillies' Listed; trip/ground to suit and major player although draw may not be ideal.

9/2

4th

5

(2)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 110y

Class 1

14:50 Ayr

Aussie Girl

9st 0lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: J A Stack

in touch with leaders on far side of group, edged left and steady headway 2f out, pressed leaders inside final furlong, kept on

11/2

2nd

4

(10)

27th Aug 2023

Good

0m 5f 205y

15:15 Naas

Aussie Girl

9st 5lb

J: J M Sheridan

T: J A Stack

Progressive handicapper, winning premier event at the Curragh before second in Scurry Handicap there; better again when second to Clounmacon in C&D fillies Listed last month, showing plenty of speed; going the right way but more likely needed here to play a major role.

12/1

OUR TIP

12/1

Form: 232176 D

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 106

Form & Verdict

Runner-up in Group 3 at Longchamp (5f, very soft) in May and Listed winner at Chantilly (6f, good) next time; on that evidence she could be thereabouts under a 3lb penalty, but she's been below par the last twice.

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6th

1

(3)

14th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

17:00 Newmarket

Perdika

9st 5lb

J: William Buick

T: George Boughey

Tough sprinter who is still improving judged on her second in the Abbaye 13 days ago; has run well over C&D in the past and the forecast rain will be in her favour; obvious claims if reproducing the latest run, even with her penalty, but she did lead up the rail and was seen to maximum effect.

4/1

5th

1

(7)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 110y

Class 1

14:50 Ayr

Perdika

9st 3lb

J: P J McDonald

T: George Boughey

led in centre of group, headed inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

12/1

6th

8

(3)

10th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:50 York

Perdika

9st 0lb

J: Ben Curtis

T: George Boughey

Campaigned in UAE, France and Britain this year, showing useful form on the whole; however, her two Listed wins came on French soil and she was a disappointing favourite there when last seen; needs a career best to land this prize; cheekpieces added.

12/1

50/1

Form: -24947

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 85

Form & Verdict

2yo novice winner who was good fourth in Glorious Goodwood handicap (6f, good to soft) last month; however, she has plenty to find against today's opponents and she wasn't at her best at Thirsk most recently.

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3rd

9

(4)

14th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

17:00 Newmarket

Silent Words

9st 2lb

J: Daniel Tudhope

T: Kevin Ryan

Ran as well as she ever has when sixth of 12 in an Ayr Listed event three weeks ago; finished behind a couple of today's rivals there though and looks up against it once more.

33/1

6th

11

(5)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 110y

Class 1

14:50 Ayr

Silent Words

9st 0lb

J: Daniel Tudhope

T: Kevin Ryan

2yo novice winner who was good fourth in Glorious Goodwood handicap (6f, good to soft) last month; however, she has plenty to find against today's opponents and she wasn't at her best at Thirsk most recently.

50/1

7th

1

(3)

9th Sep 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

17:00 Thirsk

Silent Words

9st 9lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Kevin Ryan

held up in rear

5/1

Form: -41532

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 102

Form & Verdict

Progressive 3yo who was good third in Glorious Goodwood handicap (6f, good to soft) last month before going close in a Listed race at Pontefract (6f, good to firm) behind subsequent Group 1 third Believing; in good hands to continue to improve and she's on the shortlist.

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1st

6

(7)

14th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

17:00 Newmarket

Funny Story

9st 2lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Ralph Beckett

On the up this season, winning a 6f handicap at Nottingham in June and turning in a career best when second of 11 in a Pontefract Listed event in August; not so good at Ayr (5.5f, good to soft) three weeks ago; another career best required to win.

10/1

7th

6

(3)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 110y

Class 1

14:50 Ayr

Funny Story

9st 0lb

J: Hector Crouch

T: Ralph Beckett

Progressive 3yo who was good third in Glorious Goodwood handicap (6f, good to soft) last month before going close in a Listed race at Pontefract (6f, good to firm) behind subsequent Group 1 third Believing; in good hands to continue to improve and she's on the shortlist.

6/1

2nd

9

(5)

20th Aug 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

15:25 Pontefract

Funny Story

9st 1lb

J: Hector Crouch

T: Ralph Beckett

towards rear of midfield, headway 2f out, led over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, kept on

10/1

8th
8 (4)
Queen Me

4/1

Form: 23-960

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 105

Form & Verdict

Won on debut last July (6f, good to soft) and placed in 2yo Group races the next twice (including here); respectable sixth in Group 1 Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot (6f, good to firm) and, although she failed to threaten in last month's Nunthorpe, she could be firmly involved now back down in grade.

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4th

11

(8)

27th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

19:00 Dundalk (AW)

Queen Me

9st 11lb

J: Declan McDonogh

T: Kevin Ryan

in touch with leaders, smooth headway disputing second under 2f out, kept on but lost two places towards finish

6/1

8th

8

(4)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 110y

Class 1

14:50 Ayr

Queen Me

9st 0lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Kevin Ryan

Won on debut last July (6f, good to soft) and placed in 2yo Group races the next twice (including here); respectable sixth in Group 1 Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot (6f, good to firm) and, although she failed to threaten in last month's Nunthorpe, she could be firmly involved now back down in grade.

4/1

11th

15

(1)

25th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 0y

Class 1

15:35 York

Queen Me

9st 8lb

J: James Doyle

T: Kevin Ryan

Went close in the Group 2 Lowther Stakes here (6f, good) last August on her second 2yo start and ran well for a long way when sixth in the Group 1 Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot (6f, good to firm) last time; lightly raced and this first attempt at 5f may be a plus but she has plenty to find on form.

40/1

25/1

Form: 147555

Last run: 30 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 87

Form & Verdict

Posted a handicap four-timer in May/June and has run some good races since, but it seems likely she'll be outclassed in this company.

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5th

2

(1)

13th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 4

19:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Radio Goo Goo

10st 2lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: David Evans

led, hung right and headed 1f out, weakened final 110yds

5/2

3rd

1

(2)

1st Apr 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

16:05 Kempton (AW)

Radio Goo Goo

9st 9lb

J: Neil Callan

T: David Evans

Progressive in the first half of 2023 and she's now back below her last winning mark; not at her absolute best in two starts last month but she's not out of this.

7/1

6th

1

(5)

10th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 4

18:30 Southwell (AW)

Radio Goo Goo

9st 10lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: David Evans

Progressive last spring, winning five times (four on turf) and going 20lb up the weights; made a solid comeback on Polytrack last weekend, without looking to see out 7f (from the front as usual), and is entitled to have come on for that; one to consider.

3/1

100/1

Form: 704006

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 82

Form & Verdict

0-8 since winning a Yarmouth maiden last August on her second start and she's up against it today.

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12th

4

(11)

21st Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 3

19:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Sweet Harmony

9st 5lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Richard Spencer

Sole win came in 2022 and has inconsistent form figures; however, usually runs in better races (often Listed) and may take advantage of this drop back in class; not dismissed.

12/1

9th

11

(10)

18th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 1

15:11 Lingfield (AW)

Sweet Harmony

9st 0lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Richard Spencer

prominent, led after 1f

100/1

6th

11

(1)

11th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

14:05 Newcastle (AW)

Sweet Harmony

9st 0lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Richard Spencer

Sole win came in 6f maiden at Yarmouth as 2yo; form in Listed fillies' races on turf suggests a mighty step forward is needed on AW debut.

40/1

8/1

Form: 115219

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 95

Form & Verdict

Front-runner who has been highly progressive in handicaps this season and won the Great St Wilfrid at Ripon (6f, good to soft) last month; her run at York five days later may have come too soon and she's capable of a bold bid if tapping back into her previous promise.

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7th

6

(6)

23rd Mar 2024

Heavy

0m 6f 2y

Class 1

15:00 Doncaster

Sophias Starlight

9st 5lb

J: Sam James

T: Grant Tuer

Likeable pacesetter who gained her most notable success in the Great St Wilfrid at Ripon (6f, good to soft) last August and ran just as well when beaten a head in fillies' Listed race at Newmarket (6f, soft) in October; more required against some classy males here but she may not have reached her ceiling just yet; stablemate of Glorious Angel.

11/1

2nd

10

(10)

14th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

17:00 Newmarket

Sophias Starlight

9st 2lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Grant Tuer

Tough front-runner who has made giant strides this season, culminating in her Great St Wilfrid success in August (6f, good to soft); stretched by 7f at York five days later; may well make an impact at this level in time but her finishing effort at Ayr last time was underwhelming.

16/1

33/1

Form: 7-3317

Last run: 69 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 88

Form & Verdict

4yo who posted a career best when easily winning Yarmouth handicap (5f, good to firm) in June, but she's since been soundly beaten in a Listed race at York (5f, good to soft); others are preferred.

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4th

8

(6)

7th Oct 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

Class 1

13:50 Ascot

Rum Cocktail

8st 12lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: Ed Walker

Placed in her first two starts for this yard before bolting up in a Class 4 handicap at Yarmouth in June (5f, good to firm); she's come up well short in two Listed events since, though, and is likely to do so again here.

40/1

12th

4

(13)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 110y

Class 1

14:50 Ayr

Rum Cocktail

9st 2lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Ed Walker

4yo who posted a career best when easily winning Yarmouth handicap (5f, good to firm) in June, but she's since been soundly beaten in a Listed race at York (5f, good to soft); others are preferred.

33/1

7th

10

(6)

15th Jul 2023

Good

0m 5f 0y

Class 1

14:35 York

Rum Cocktail

8st 10lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: Ed Walker

slightly awkward start, soon recovered and in touch with leaders in centre of group

25/1

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Payout
Exacta £761.00
Straight Forecast £648.20
Trifecta £3421.00

Selections

NEWMARKET:

Pink Crystal

RP RATINGS:

Queen Me

POSTDATA:

Aussie Girl

SPOTLIGHT:

Marine Wave

Daily Mail:

Funny Story

Telegraph:

Perdika

LAMBOURN:

Rum Cocktail

TOPSPEED:

Gale Force Maya

Daily Record:

Aussie Girl

D Express:

Marine Wave

THE NORTH:

Queen Me

The Times:

Queen Me

Daily Mirror:

Funny Story

The Guardian:

Pink Crystal

The Sun:

Pink Crystal

The Star:

Pink Crystal