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15:12 Nottingham

Soft

Hong Kong Jockey Club Handicap

  • Prize money: £4187.2
  • 0m 6f 18y
  • Class 5
  • 9 runners
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Hong Kong Jockey Club Handicap

Runners: 9 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.34
  • Place: £1.80

Form: 233074

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Still a maiden after 11 starts but he's had plenty of close calls and was an eyecatching fourth from off the pace at Newmarket (6f, good) last time; on same mark on this drop back in grade and has possibilities if he's unfazed by this switch to soft ground.

Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

9

(7)

28th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 6y

Class 4

16:58 Doncaster

Ray Vonn

9st 4lb

J: Bradley Furniss

T: B F Brookhouse

reared start and slowly away, took keen hold, in touch with leaders

9/1

8th

8

(7)

18th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

19:30 Kempton (AW)

Ray Vonn

9st 7lb

J: Bradley Furniss

T: B F Brookhouse

Off the mark at the 12th attempt at Nottingham (6f, heavy) this month but a slow start did for him under his penalty at Leicester (6f, good to soft) six days later; 4lb lower now and has run well over C&D, so not dismissed granted a cleaner break.

8/1

4th

1

(5)

10th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

15:22 Leicester

Ray Vonn

9st 10lb

J: Bradley Furniss

T: B F Brookhouse

slowly away, raced in last

9/2

9/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 251310 D

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Has won at Bath (5.7f, good/good to soft) in two of his last four starts and he had an excuse from tough draw in warm event there last time; remains well treated on his old form and he's in the mix on this drop back in grade.

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6th

2

(5)

9th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 4f 214y

Class 5

17:30 Southwell (AW)

Apache Star

9st 8lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

Rediscovered his form last summer/autumn after a lull, winning twice at Bath and ending the campaign with good seconds at Nottingham and Bath; encouraging second over C&D on his return 12 days ago; up 2lb but makes plenty of appeal.

9/4

2nd

5

(6)

28th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 4f 214y

Class 5

16:25 Southwell (AW)

Apache Star

9st 7lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

held up in rear, steady headway towards near side from over 2f out, went second inside final 110yds, no match for winner

12/1

2nd

6

(9)

18th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 5f 160y

Class 5

14:52 Bath

Apache Star

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

Has won twice over C&D since July and he made a bold bid when a close second at Nottingham (6f, heavy) two weeks ago; only 1lb higher here and he's a big player on this drop back in trip.

5/1

5/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 905062 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Her last win was 14 months ago but that was off 12lb higher at Hamilton (6f, good to soft) and she was a good second back there ten days ago; did clear best of the closers in that race and she's a big player if she can back that up.

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10th

2

(12)

9th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

15:15 Thirsk

Selbys Pride

9st 10lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Tony Coyle & Kaine Wood

She made a promising reappearance when second at Newcastle last month (6f); shade disappointing over 5f at Doncaster last time but potentially well drawn and returning to Class 6 company can help.

8/1

7th

4

(11)

24th Mar 2024

Soft

0m 5f 3y

Class 5

16:50 Doncaster

Selbys Pride

9st 4lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Tony Coyle & Kaine Wood

Modest strike-rate but trip and ground will be fine and she ran well for second off this mark at Newcastle nine days ago; should give her running but might find one or two stronger.

6/1

2nd

4

(9)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

18:40 Newcastle (AW)

Selbys Pride

9st 8lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Tony Coyle & Kaine Wood

midfield, prominent after 2f, went second inside final furlong, kept on but no match for winner

10/1

4th
8 (7)
Willingly

9/1

Form: 4-4523 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Suited by slow ground and was a good front-running third at Hamilton (6f, good to soft) last Monday, on her first run since rejoining Mark Usher; pulled clear of the fourth in that race and she could go well again off an unchanged mark.

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7th

3

(3)

7th Apr 2024

Heavy

0m 5f 10y

Class 5

17:25 Bath

Willingly

9st 7lb

J: Owen Lewis

T: Mark Usher

Boasts a record of 11412 on heavy ground and she was in the form of her life at the back end of last season; her record fresh is slightly offputting but her ability to handle conditions is an obvious plus.

9/1

2nd

11

(6)

3rd Nov 2023

Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 5

12:15 Newmarket

Willingly

9st 0lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Mark Usher

disputed lead

8/1

10/1

Form: 714272 C

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Handles most ground and both his wins have come at this track (5f); only 1lb higher than for his close second here in July and he made a decent start for this yard when a rallying second of four at Brighton (6f, soft) two weeks ago; now goes back up in grade but he's not ruled out.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

8

(5)

25th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

16:58 Kempton (AW)

Hey Mr

9st 1lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Alexandra Dunn

dwelt start, towards rear

16/1

7th

7

(3)

18th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 5f 160y

Class 5

14:52 Bath

Hey Mr

9st 8lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Alexandra Dunn

Handles most ground and went close off this mark at Nottingham (5f, soft) in July but he's not hit the same level since including in two runs for this yard; now drops back in trip but he needs to find more.

16/1

5th

4

(5)

4th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 6f 18y

Class 5

15:12 Nottingham

Hey Mr

9st 9lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Alexandra Dunn

Handles most ground and both his wins have come at this track (5f); only 1lb higher than for his close second here in July and he made a decent start for this yard when a rallying second of four at Brighton (6f, soft) two weeks ago; now goes back up in grade but he's not ruled out.

10/1

Form: 216-75

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict

Record of 4-35 on AW but he's had only three runs on turf; has run respectably at big prices in his two runs at Newmarket (6f) this summer but was behind Ray Vonn last time and he needs to find something extra on this return to slow ground.

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5th

8

(8)

7th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 6

15:55 Lingfield (AW)

Dors Toyboy

9st 5lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: Dean Ivory

prominent

6/1

3rd

3

(3)

2nd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 6

13:47 Lingfield (AW)

Dors Toyboy

9st 9lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: Dean Ivory

prominent

9/1

11th

7

(5)

12th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

17:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Dors Toyboy

9st 6lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: Dean Ivory

Had plenty of racing and all four wins have been on Polytrack; however, comes here after solid runs and hasn't had many chances on this surface; could easily be competitive.

8/1

Form: 860099

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 62

Form & Verdict

Won twice over 7f (good/heavy) in Ireland last season but he's been badly out of sorts for new stable since the summer (five runs); mark is tumbling but he needs to turn things around back on turf; hood worn last time is removed.

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10th

2

(12)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

16:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Bossy Parker

9st 6lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: Stella Barclay

Bids for a hat-trick from a 5lb higher mark after two convincing wins at Wolverhampton (7f, Tapeta); could have been better drawn and has to prove himself on Polytrack, but still one for the shortlist.

11/2

1st

1

(4)

11th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Bossy Parker

9st 9lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: Stella Barclay

Dual turf winner in Ireland in August/September 2022 and was winning for the first time since when successful over C&D three weeks ago; 5lb higher, but the third and fourth from that race have won since and he is even better drawn here than he was then; high on list.

2/1

1st

2

(8)

19th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Bossy Parker

9st 9lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: Stella Barclay

Both wins have been on turf (7f) but he's unexposed on AW and did well to finish third over 1m at Newcastle (second run after wind op) last Saturday, after taking a strong hold; this drop back in trip is a positive and he's in the mix.

5/1

100/30

Form: 430311 D

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 12lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

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.

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Verdict Starting price

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

1st

5

(4)

18th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:55 Brighton

Concierge

9st 9lb

J: Paddy Bradley

T: Michael Attwater

Not as good now but the return of cheekpieces has helped and he ended a long losing run at Bath last time (record there now 131); any rain would be in his favour upped 4lb.

5/2

Form: 834621

Last run: 13 days

W: 8st 6lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Off the mark at the 14th attempt when scoring on soft ground at Yarmouth (7f) 13 days ago; goes back up in grade off 3lb higher but her confidence should be boosted after that success and she looks worth another try at this trip; shortlisted.

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

9th

10

(8)

13th Apr 2024

Good

0m 6f 3y

Class 6

19:00 Yarmouth

Primrose Maid

8st 7lb

J: Mia Nicholls

T: Christine Dunnett

Course regular whose win last autumn came over 7f on soft going; there's nothing to suggest she's best caught fresh, or that this trip on drying ground will be ideal.

10/1

9th

11

(1)

4th Oct 2023

Soft

0m 6f 18y

Class 5

15:12 Nottingham

Primrose Maid

8st 6lb

J: Royston Ffrench

T: Christine Dunnett

Off the mark at the 14th attempt when scoring on soft ground at Yarmouth (7f) 13 days ago; goes back up in grade off 3lb higher but her confidence should be boosted after that success and she looks worth another try at this trip; shortlisted.

13/2

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Payout
Exacta £255.00
Straight Forecast £238.20
Tricast £910.00
Trifecta £1172.00

Selections

POSTDATA:

Willingly

SPOTLIGHT:

Concierge

NEWMARKET:

Ray Vonn

Telegraph:

Primrose Maid

The Times:

Hey Mr

D Express:

Evasive Power

LAMBOURN:

Willingly

Daily Mirror:

Willingly

RP RATINGS:

Concierge