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13:35 Brighton

Good To Soft

Sky Sports Racing HD Virgin 519 Handicap

  • Prize money: £3245.08
  • 0m 5f 215y
  • Class 6
  • 13 runners
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Sky Sports Racing HD Virgin 519 Handicap

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Rain

5/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.34
  • Place: £2.00

Form: 552306 CD

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

0-7 this season but has been placed a few times and is down to a very handy mark; versatile ground-wise and won over C&D in 2021; helps to give connections, who also run Notre Maison, a respectable hand.

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1st

4

(6)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Gherkin

9st 7lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Stuart Kittow

sweating, took keen hold, midfield, switched to near side over 3f out, hung left and headway 2f out, ridden to lead final 110yds, won going away

5/1

6th

4

(12)

4th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Gherkin

9st 8lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Stuart Kittow

raced wide, midfield

5/1

10th

7

(1)

6th Sep 2023

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

13:10 Bath

Gherkin

9st 4lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Stuart Kittow

Placed in handicaps here on his last two starts and the form of his second over 5f franked by the winner; drying ground not an issue and he's handicapped to go well again.

5/1

2nd
14 (7)
Moorgate

16/1

  • Place: £4.60

Form: 682450

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

Outran his big odds over 6f/7f in July/September; hasn't fared so well the last twice and remains a maiden; not particularly solid.

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9th

9

(7)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 6

16:40 Lingfield (AW)

Moorgate

9st 2lb

J: J F Egan

T: Pat Murphy

Has just four 6f runs on AW, all of them here and winning one in November; slightly caught on the hop for pace when Hannah's Return kicked away early in the straight but was bearing down on her close home; a strong pace would be a big help and he may yet do better.

4/1

2nd

5

(3)

7th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 6

16:30 Lingfield (AW)

Moorgate

9st 2lb

J: J F Egan

T: Pat Murphy

Won a C&D handicap in November and ran well in a similar race to this here last month when keeping on for fourth having fluffed the start and been forced wide on the home turn; the first, second and third home there have all won since; more appealing than most.

5/2

4th

7

(5)

11th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 6

14:57 Lingfield (AW)

Moorgate

9st 2lb

J: J F Egan

T: Pat Murphy

slowly away, raced in last

7/1

8/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 112732 C

Last run: 31 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Campaigned exclusively at this track since April, best form when winning twice and runner-up twice (all over 7f); versatile ground-wise; likely player, provided she still has the toe for 6f.

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3rd

8

(11)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Heers Sadie

9st 5lb

J: Aidan Keeley

T: Julia Feilden

held up in rear, switched to near side over 3f out, switched left and headway over 1f out, kept on

8/1

2nd

7

(2)

18th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 6f 210y

Class 6

16:45 Brighton

Heers Sadie

8st 13lb

J: Aidan Keeley

T: Julia Feilden

Returned to form with two C&D wins (both on good to firm; also has form on soft) in June/July, the latter off today's mark, but has not been at the same level lately and her tendency to race too freely is always a worry.

10/1

3rd

6

(5)

4th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 210y

Class 5

17:20 Brighton

Heers Sadie

8st 6lb

J: Aidan Keeley

T: Julia Feilden

Doesn't help herself by tending to race too freely but returned to form with two C&D wins on good to firm in June/July and was second off mark 1lb higher than today's over C&D last month; below form over 1m here a fortnight ago but no surprise if she quickly bounces back.

5/1

Form: 486340

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Still a maiden and has raced mainly at 7f/1m; his only placed form this year has come over the latter trip; this drop to sprinting presents a question mark.

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4th

2

(2)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Brilliant Blue

9st 9lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Gary Moore

took keen hold, held up in rear, switched to near side over 3f out

10/1

10th

3

(2)

21st Sep 2023

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Brilliant Blue

9st 9lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Gary Moore

led, headed over 1f out, weakening when slightly hampered inside final furlong

8/1

6/1

Form: 134143 CD

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Raced mainly on good/firmer in this sphere; close third on AW last time; has twice made all in single-figure fields here (6f/7f) this term; return to Brighton is a plus but this bigger field may prove a negative.

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5th

5

(14)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Voodoo Ray

9st 6lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Gary Moore

disputed lead, switched to near side over 3f out

6/1

3rd

2

(3)

30th Sep 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Voodoo Ray

9st 8lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Gary Moore

Prominent racer; two Brighton wins this season, more recently in a small-field four weeks ago (6f, good); failed to build on it on soft ground 12 days ago; yet to shine in previous AW runs but he's found his level now and he's well drawn to go forward; major player.

5/1

4th

6

(6)

18th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 60y

Class 6

17:20 Brighton

Voodoo Ray

9st 5lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Gary Moore

Made all over 7f here (good to firm) in June and was evidently well suited by the drop back to 6f when repeating the dose here (good) a fortnight ago; drops in trip again today; likely to make another bold bid; unraced on ground slower than good.

7/2

14/1

Form: 955072 C

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict

Outran his 40-1 odds with close second at Chelmsford (6f, AW) last time but isn't certain to back up that effort, having proved far from consistent this year; only 1-21 on turf.

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6th

8

(6)

18th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

19:00 Southwell (AW)

Moveonup

9st 0lb

J: Aidan Keeley

T: Gay Kelleway

Pops up with a good run every now and then but finished well down the field after fluffing the start in Chelmsford classified race a week ago and his overall profile is not appealing.

33/1

Form: 113222 C

Last run: 31 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Has form figures of 113222, mostly over 5.3f at this course, since wearing cheekpieces or blinkers; versatile in terms of ground and looks a likely player if proving as effective back at 6f.

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7th

3

(9)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Notre Maison

9st 8lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: Stuart Kittow

took keen hold, led, switched to near side over 3f out, headed 1f out, soon weakened

7/1

2nd

5

(10)

18th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 5f 60y

Class 6

17:20 Brighton

Notre Maison

9st 7lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Stuart Kittow

Won two classified races (one over C&D) when fitted with cheekpieces in June and has gone close in C&D handicaps on last two outings; switches to first-time blinkers today and ought to be right in the thick of things again; effective on ground ranging from good to firm to soft; often leads.

9/2

Form: 436-59 D

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 1lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict

Finished sixth of 14, beaten about 6l, in this race last year; seen only twice since, below par last time; has a poor strike-rate and looks set for another supporting role.

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8th

12

(1)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Global Acclamation

9st 1lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Patrick Chamings

held up in rear

25/1

9th

12

(2)

4th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Global Acclamation

9st 1lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: Patrick Chamings

midfield

25/1

5th

5

(4)

20th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

15:45 Leicester

Global Acclamation

9st 7lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: Patrick Chamings

prominent, pressed leader from under 3f out, kept on inside final furlong

25/1

25/1

Form: 667946

Last run: 57 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Scored as a 2yo for previous yard; far from consistent for current stable, and present mark reflects a general decline in his form; blew the start last time.

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9th

9

(3)

25th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:30 Newcastle (AW)

Neptune Legend

9st 3lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Tony Carroll

took keen hold, held up in rear

10/1

4

(5)

21st Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

18:30 Southwell (AW)

Neptune Legend

9st 8lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Tony Carroll

Has failed to shine in two previous visits here but returns in a good run of form from Lingfield and Wolverhampton (6f/7f); kept on for fourth after coming under pressure over 6f last time and he is a winner over this far; strongly considered.

5/1

20/1

Form: 633378

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 4lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict

Versatile maiden who has form at 5f-1m this season, including here; however, the chance of a belated win largely depends on how well she takes to first-time hood (has worn other types of headgear).

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10th

9

(3)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Silver Diva

9st 4lb

J: Joshua Bryan

T: John Gallagher

midfield, switched to centre over 3f out, no impression from 2f out

20/1

8th

11

(2)

10th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

16:40 Brighton

Silver Diva

8st 13lb

J: Darragh Keenan

T: John Gallagher

Under a length away on three successive occasions (7f-1m) and could want quicker ground than she encountered last time at Leicester; hard to rule out.

14/1

0

13

(8)

25th Sep 2023

Soft

1m 0f 53y

Class 5

17:35 Leicester

Silver Diva

8st 9lb

J: Trevor Whelan

T: John Gallagher

Tapped into new-found reserves of stamina of late, going close twice over 7f before another good run upped to 1m at Brighton three weeks ago; fully effective on slow ground but remains to be seen if she needs a stiff test over 1m on this ground.

14/1

OUR TIP

Form: 952153 C

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 9lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Retains enthusiasm aged eight and regained the winning thread at Lingfield (6f) in August; respectable third at Sandown (5f) most recently; thereabouts granted ideal ground (all wins on softer than good).

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11th

1

(5)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Firenze Rosa

9st 9lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Rachel Cook & John Bridger

in touch with leaders, switched to near side over 3f out, weakened from 2f out

9/1

3rd

8

(7)

20th Sep 2023

Soft

0m 5f 10y

Class 5

13:55 Sandown

Firenze Rosa

8st 10lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Rachel Cook & John Bridger

All wins have been with varying degrees of give in the ground but, although she handles a sound surface, she wasn't at her best at Salisbury last time; may do better back on soft.

8/1

5th

3

(6)

10th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:23 Salisbury

Firenze Rosa

9st 6lb

J: Hayley Turner

T: Rachel Cook & John Bridger

raced in second, challenging 2f out, weakened over 1f out

100/30

33/1

Form: 577999

Last run: 57 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 45

Form & Verdict

0-9 and yet to make the frame; holds poor claims on balance of form.

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12th

16

(15)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Urban Jungle

8st 13lb

J: Charlie Bennett

T: Michael Blake

took keen hold, prominent, switched to near side over 3f out, weakened from 2f out

33/1

9th

13

(5)

23rd Aug 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

20:52 Kempton (AW)

Urban Jungle

9st 0lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: Michael Blake

slowly away, towards rear

25/1

9th

12

(12)

4th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 10y

Class 6

20:35 Bath

Urban Jungle

8st 10lb

J: Mollie Phillips

T: Michael Blake

Didn't achieve much for Tom Ward (6f-1m) and has finished well held in two runs for this yard (also saddle We're Reunited); the hood comes off (has often pulled hard) and she only has daylight on her outside from stall 12.

25/1

25/1

Form: 026670

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Ran creditably over 7f/1m here earlier in the campaign but not in anything like the same form since; remains a maiden and sprinting is unknown territory; similar type to Brilliant Blue.

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12th

11

(2)

23rd Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

15:10 Lingfield (AW)

Lucky Mascot

8st 11lb

J: Mia Nicholls

T: Brett Johnson

awkward start and slowly into stride, always behind

66/1

13th

7

(12)

19th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 215y

Class 6

13:35 Brighton

Lucky Mascot

9st 5lb

J: William Carson

T: Brett Johnson

slowly into stride, switched left soon after start, always behind

25/1

13th

5

(10)

11th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Lucky Mascot

9st 6lb

J: William Carson

T: Brett Johnson

Regressive ex-Irish maiden who was struggling to get competitive when last seen during the height of summer.

33/1

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Non-runners

Giddy Aunt, Malham Tarn Cove, Beanie Blue

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Payout
Exacta £701.00
Straight Forecast £622.10
Tricast £3609.40
Trifecta £4735.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Gherkin

The Guardian:

Notre Maison

Telegraph:

Giddy Aunt

Daily Mirror:

Malham Tarn Cove

POSTDATA:

Voodoo Ray

D Express:

Notre Maison

Daily Record:

Notre Maison

RP RATINGS:

Gherkin

The Times:

Gherkin

The Sun:

Gherkin