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20:30 Kempton (AW)

Standard To Slow

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  • Prize money: £4187.2
  • 1m 3f 219y
  • Class 5
  • 13 runners
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Runners: 13 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Showers

13/2 (Won)

  • Win: £10.10
  • Place: £2.20

Form: 324242 BF

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict

Just one win from 17 starts but he's generally reliable and was a close second at Wolverhampton (1m4f, Tapeta) last time; only 1lb higher here and he should go well again back on Polytrack.

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4th

13

(11)

20th Dec 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 4

16:55 Kempton (AW)

Waterloo Sunset

9st 3lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Denis Coakley

Got back on the scoresheet when landing a C&D handicap in October but he's not easy to predict and didn't really fire at Wolverhampton last time; needs to step up again after that and others are more persuasive.

16/1

6th

6

(10)

4th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Waterloo Sunset

9st 8lb

J: Laura Pearson

T: Denis Coakley

in touch with leaders

7/2

1st

12

(7)

25th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 5

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Waterloo Sunset

9st 6lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Denis Coakley

in touch with leaders

13/2

11/2

  • Place: £1.60

Form: 521466 D

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 12lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 77

Form & Verdict

Off the mark when landing a Chester handicap (1m4f, good) in July but well held in three runs since and didn't find much at Epsom 24 days ago; only 1lb higher than for his win but he needs to rediscover his spark.

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1st

7

(4)

1st Nov 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 4

19:15 Kempton (AW)

Scintillante

9st 6lb

J: David Probert

T: Andrew Balding

12.5f turf winner in July, when 1lb lower; posted a similar effort when a close second in a 0-75 over C&D latest; contender in a slightly stronger race.

7/2

2nd

5

(2)

25th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 5

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Scintillante

9st 12lb

J: David Probert

T: Andrew Balding

in touch with leaders

11/2

6th

6

(3)

1st Oct 2023

Good

1m 4f 6y

Class 4

15:25 Epsom

Scintillante

9st 4lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: Andrew Balding

Won at Chester (1m4f, good) in July and never got the breaks when fourth at Ascot; faded disappointingly at Newbury last time but has the ability to bounce back.

4/1

6/1

  • Place: £2.50

Form: 5-4178 BF

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Off the mark when justifying favouritism in a Newbury handicap (1m5f, good) in July and he's had excuses in both runs since; got badly hampered before being eased at Lingfield last time and he still has potential after only seven runs; not ruled out.

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10th

12

(9)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

2m 0f 56y

Class 2

13:53 Newcastle (AW)

Kyle Of Lochalsh

8st 2lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Hughie Morrison

Ended his 2023 campaign with two Class 4 wins over 1m6f at Chelmsford; faces a stiffer task from 2lb out of weights at this stronger level but further improvement is possible; should be suited by the new trip.

7/1

1st

6

(2)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 6f 0y

Class 4

20:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Kyle Of Lochalsh

9st 8lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: Hughie Morrison

towards rear

5/2

1st

3

(2)

11th Nov 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Kyle Of Lochalsh

8st 11lb

J: David Probert

T: Hughie Morrison

in rear, smooth headway and challenging over 1f out, led inside final furlong, ridden briefly and ran on well inside final 110yds, comfortably

3/1

Form: 67V312

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 76

Form & Verdict

Good record on AW and he went close in his bid for a Polytrack double here (1m3f; off 3lb lower) last month; got an easy lead in that race but went down fighting and open to more progress in this sphere; major player.

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12th

5

(2)

29th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 3

14:05 Lingfield (AW)

Wadacre Gomez

9st 7lb

J: Franny Norton

T: Charlie Johnston

Five wins inside the last 12 months but they've come at a cost mark-wise and he was only fourth off this career-high rating here 28 days ago; should give his running once more (well drawn) but may come up short.

7/1

4th

10

(8)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 2

16:22 Lingfield (AW)

Wadacre Gomez

8st 8lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Charlie Johnston

He is progressing well this winter, gaining his latest success in a 9.5f handicap at Wolverhampton two weeks ago under a fine ride; the combination of a 5lb rise, stiffer opposition and other pace to deal with could leave him vulnerable this time.

7/1

1st

8

(9)

16th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 3

18:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Wadacre Gomez

9st 2lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Charlie Johnston

Progressive front-running 4yo who recorded another career best when second over C&D last week; 2lb well in today but he might not get his own way up front and there's a suspicion that Chelmsford suits him best.

3/1

Form: 7-4331 D

Last run: 19 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict

Dual-purpose performer who has recorded all of his four wins on AW and latest was at Newcastle (1m4f) 19 days ago; that was a narrow success but it was after a break and he still looks feasibly treated.

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2nd

8

(4)

9th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 3f 23y

Class 4

18:30 Southwell (AW)

Percy Willis

9st 1lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Jedd O’Keeffe

Holding his form well despite being kept busy since returning last October, including a Newcastle success (1m4f, Tapeta) last month; has won here (1m4f) and not dismissed despite going back up in grade.

11/2

3rd

3

(6)

1st Apr 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

13:40 Wolverhampton (AW)

Percy Willis

9st 9lb

J: Jack Garritty

T: Jedd O’Keeffe

midfield

7/2

1st

1

(3)

18th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 5

17:30 Newcastle (AW)

Percy Willis

9st 12lb

J: Jack Garritty

T: Jedd O’Keeffe

Four-time AW winner, two of them over C&D; solid effort when third dropped to 9.5f nine days ago; should give his running now back at his optimum trip.

7/2

10/1

Form: 745

Last run: 134 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 74

Form & Verdict

Unexposed 3yo who showed some promise in maidens (1m2f/1m4f) in his last two runs during the summer; returns from 134 days off but he's a brother to a very useful middle-distance winner; check betting on handicap debut.

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2nd

7

(6)

18th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Story Horse

9st 7lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: William Knight

0-5; nearly made all in C&D handicap (Tapeta debut) most recently and might have won but for drifting right in the closing stages, collared on the line; enters calculations on the back of that good effort.

5/1

2nd

11

(3)

18th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Story Horse

9st 6lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: William Knight

Some promise in maidens (1m2f/1m4f) at the start of the summer; faded on handicap debut at Kempton (1m4f) but went off only 9-2 and possibly needed that after 134 days off; respected.

6/1

Form: 246976

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

All five wins have come over 1m2f on turf and he made it 0-9 on AW when a never-dangerous sixth over C&D two weeks ago; ran into some trouble last time and is still unexposed at this trip but others are preferred.

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7th

9

(1)

12th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 5

20:30 Southwell (AW)

Pledge Of Honour

9st 5lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Dean Ivory

midfield

14/1

5th

1

(4)

21st Nov 2023

Standard

2m 0f 0y

Class 5

18:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Pledge Of Honour

10st 2lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Dean Ivory

Five-time 1m2f winner on turf; runner-up twice over that trip in June but his form has levelled off more recently; on a dangerous mark but stepping up to 2m isn't sure to suit (late headway over 1m4f the last twice has come in slowly-run affairs).

16/1

7th

7

(13)

25th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 5

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Pledge Of Honour

9st 11lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: Dean Ivory

towards rear, some headway from over 2f out, no impression from over 1f out

20/1

20/1

Form: 1-3250

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 67

Form & Verdict

Won a Brighton maiden (1m, good to soft) last October but he's been out of sorts in his last two runs and was tailed off at Windsor (11.4f; first run after wind op) 16 days ago; has some questions to answer.

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9th

10

(9)

5th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

14:00 Lingfield (AW)

Hurtle

9st 5lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Paul & Oliver Cole

Sole success came in 2022 but he wasn't disgraced on the back of a wind op when sixth of ten in 1m2f Newcastle handicap 13 days ago; considered in refitted blinkers off a falling mark.

8/1

6th

8

(7)

23rd Mar 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

18:00 Newcastle (AW)

Hurtle

9st 2lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Paul & Oliver Cole

1m turf winner as a 2yo; not fired in AW handicaps this winter but he's had a wind operation since last in action (his second in the last seven months); risky despite a reduced mark.

12/1

7th

6

(8)

26th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:15 Wolverhampton (AW)

Hurtle

9st 7lb

J: Alec Voikhansky

T: Paul & Oliver Cole

Patchy form since winning a Brighton maiden (1m, good to soft) as a 2yo and finished tailed off here (1m6f) last time (Eloped third); cheekpieces return, but has enough to prove.

20/1

Form: 662150 C

Last run: 187 days

W: 9st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Won off 3lb lower at Wolverhampton (1m4f, AW) in February but he was never involved at Southwell next time and was beaten 16l after another slow start at Bath in his final run in the spring; has won here in the past but he doesn't have a great record when fresh and looks opposable on his return.

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10th

9

(8)

3rd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 5f 219y

Class 5

16:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

First Charge

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

Habitual slow-starter, fluffing the stalls badly in recent outings; showed three outings ago that plenty of ability remained and he's now 4lb below his last winning mark (last February) but there are clear risks.

25/1

0

11

(2)

7th Jan 2024

Standard

2m 0f 120y

Class 5

18:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

First Charge

9st 5lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

slowly away, in rear

25/1

10th

3

27th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 5f 219y

Class 5

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

First Charge

9st 13lb

T: Mark Loughnane

Habitual slow-starter who ran as well as could have been expected over C&D last time after fluffing the stalls completely; that was better on his second run back from a break and he's on his last winning mark, so he's a player if getting away fairly.

12/1

25/1

Form: 6/052/

Last run: 840 days

W: 9st 11lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

Eight-time winner under both codes and was runner-up here (2m) on his last start but that was in July 2021; takes a big drop back in trip after a massive absence and is probably best watched on his stable debut.

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10th

2

(1)

13th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

15:30 Lingfield (AW)

Seaborn

9st 11lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Joe Tizzard

Four years since last Flat win, on the AW at Wolverhampton; beaten in the region of 10l in two runs following a mammoth absence.

40/1

9th

10

(5)

25th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

14:17 Lingfield (AW)

Seaborn

9st 6lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Joe Tizzard

Four years since last Flat win; probably needed his Kempton run (1m4f; back from long absence; stable debut) last month but still needs to prove he retains peak ability.

33/1

10th

8

(10)

25th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 5

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Seaborn

9st 11lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Joe Tizzard

midfield

25/1

OUR TIP

Form: 334963 C

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Not at best this season but he wasn't beaten far in a Racing League event on his penultimate run and things didn't go his way in a tactical race over C&D last time; continues to edge down the weights and has claims if this sets up for his closing style.

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11th

3

(3)

25th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 5

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Noble Masquerade

9st 13lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Eve Johnson Houghton

always behind

10/1

3rd

2

(2)

8th Sep 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 5

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Noble Masquerade

10st 0lb

J: Georgia Dobie

T: Eve Johnson Houghton

slowly into stride, in rear, some headway over 2f out, outpaced over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong

8/1

25/1

Form: -44559

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 9lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 68

Form & Verdict

Multiple Flat/hurdle winner but her last success was 15 months ago and she's been well held under both codes in last seven starts; on dangerous mark but she needs to raise her game back up in trip; blinkers removed.

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12th

9

(5)

25th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 5

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Lady Reset

9st 9lb

J: Laura Pearson

T: David Pipe

in touch with leaders on outer

25/1

9th

6

(9)

26th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

17:20 Lingfield (AW)

Lady Reset

9st 9lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: David Pipe

dwelt start, held up in rear, no impression from over 2f out

14/1

9th

1

2nd Sep 2023

Good

2m 0f 167y

Class 5

17:27 Newton Abbot

Lady Reset

12st 0lb

J: Jack Tudor

T: David Pipe

Consistent dual purpose mare who was probably not ideally suited by the good to soft ground when respectable fourth at Stratford (2m) last month; on a good mark now and can go well if the rain stays away; usual tongue-tie removed.

9/1

Form: 15221-

Last run: 515 days

W: 10st 2lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict

Disappointing in two hurdle runs for Dan Skelton last autumn but he won twice on the Flat for Roger Varian last year including at Beverley (1m2f, good to firm) last May; on same mark as for that last success and he needs watching in market on comeback for new yard.

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7th

6

(2)

12th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Robert Walpole

9st 7lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: James Evans

steadied start, took keen hold, held up in rear, ridden and no response over 2f out

14/1

7th

9

27th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Robert Walpole

9st 11lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: James Evans

Won a couple of handicaps in the first half of 2022 when trained by Roger Varian and he is now 8lb lower than for the second of them; three heavy defeats for this yard after a year off though and the addition of blinkers isn't enough to tempt.

50/1

8

(2)

9th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 4

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Robert Walpole

9st 1lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: James Evans

A dual winner in 2022 but he's failed to beat a rival in his two starts (Kempton and here) this term; others are much preferred.

33/1

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Payout
Exacta £404.00
Straight Forecast £294.10
Tricast £2059.60
Trifecta £3686.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Wadacre Gomez

The Guardian:

Waterloo Sunset

Telegraph:

Percy Willis

NEWMARKET:

Story Horse

D Express:

Kyle Of Lochalsh

The Times:

Scintillante

RP RATINGS:

Wadacre Gomez

POSTDATA:

Wadacre Gomez

The Star:

Wadacre Gomez

Daily Record:

Wadacre Gomez

Daily Mail:

Percy Willis

Daily Mirror:

Waterloo Sunset

The Sun:

Waterloo Sunset