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15:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

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Runners: 18 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather:

2/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.38
  • Place: £1.20

Form: 635551 C

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict

Only his second run for this yard when successful over 8.6f here week, having had the run of things (raced prominently); only 4lb higher and the return to further is no issue (1m2f winner); looks sure to go well.

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1st

7

(2)

14th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

16:37 Southwell (AW)

Star Of St Louis

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Matt Crawley

prominent, led going easily 2f out, ridden and went clear over 1f out, pushed out, comfortably

5/2

4th

4

(9)

17th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

18:15 Wolverhampton (AW)

Star Of St Louis

9st 5lb

J: Joe Leavy

T: Matt Crawley

held up in rear

8/1

5th

7

(2)

15th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Star Of St Louis

9st 5lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Matt Crawley

Consecutive course wins in the autumn, over the extended 1m and this trip; ran well in defeat subsequently but he was way off his game when a remote sixth behind Distinction over C&D before Christmas.

3/1

25/1

  • Place: £2.20

Form: 374060

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 4lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Four-time turf winner who is 0-16 on the AW and she ran very freely before weakening here last week.

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9th

8

(3)

2nd Mar 2024

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1m 0f 142y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Gypsy Whisper

9st 6lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Scott Dixon

Has gone close at this course on four occasions since November; posted lesser efforts the last twice, taking AW record to 0-23.

16/1

5th

8

(3)

29th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Gypsy Whisper

9st 6lb

J: Elisha Whittington

T: Scott Dixon

Last turf win came in 2022; 0-22 on AW but has gone close at Wolverhampton on four occasions of late; place possibilities if bouncing back from a lesser effort ten days ago.

9/1

5th

5

(2)

19th Jan 2024

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1m 0f 142y

Class 6

16:25 Wolverhampton (AW)

Gypsy Whisper

9st 9lb

J: Elisha Whittington

T: Scott Dixon

Infrequent winner recently but ran well in this grade over a furlong further last time; has run well on four of last five starts (including over C&D) and another good run seems likely.

7/1

25/1

  • Place: £19.30

Form: 246470

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 44

Form & Verdict

Longstanding maiden who has been well beaten in her last five runs, latterly on stable debut; others preferred.

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10

(6)

20th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

18:45 Brighton

Naadyaa

9st 3lb

J: Alice Bond

T: Alexandra Dunn

Close third over 1m4f at Wolverhampton on her penultimate run but down the field there next time and she's now 0-33.

20/1

8th

9

(4)

2nd Apr 2024

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1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Naadyaa

9st 0lb

J: Ethan Jones

T: Alexandra Dunn

Bounced back from a poor run when keeping-on third over 1m4f here a fortnight ago and can cope with today's drop back in trip, but she's now 0-32 and has become frustrating.

10/1

3rd

9

(9)

19th Mar 2024

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1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Naadyaa

8st 12lb

J: Joe Leavy

T: Alexandra Dunn

31-race maiden, and stablemate of Rebecca West; placed on numerous occasions, including when runner-up to Optik (won three since) over C&D in January; finished last of ten (beaten 28l) at Kempton last time.

20/1

20/1

Form: 336798 CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Dual C&D winner who should be on a good mark but, following a four-month break, she doesn't look ready to win again judged on her last two runs.

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20

27th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Caracristi

8st 13lb

T: Philip Kirby

9th

11

(8)

18th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Caracristi

9st 0lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Philip Kirby

Won this race off 5lb higher last year; best recent effort when close fourth behind Star Of St Louis, Gypsy Whisper and Naadyaa here on penultimate start; inconsistent of late but can't be ruled out.

10/1

10/1

Form: 80-096 C

Last run: 59 days

W: 9st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 44

Form & Verdict

Has been out of form on turf and the AW but he's thrown in on last year's best efforts and there's always a chance that the new blinkers might trigger something.

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6th

1

(5)

22nd Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

20:15 Newcastle (AW)

Headshot

9st 7lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Tony Carroll

Held on narrowly for 20-1 success in similar event at Southwell (1m) last week; lumbered with 5lb penalty and record suggests he's not an obvious type to follow up; yet to win over this trip.

9/2

1st

4

(3)

14th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

15:58 Southwell (AW)

Headshot

9st 9lb

J: William Carson

T: Tony Carroll

prominent, led over 2f out, went clear and ridden over 1f out, reduced lead inside final furlong, kept on, all out

14/1

5th

7

(2)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

16:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Headshot

9st 3lb

J: William Carson

T: Tony Carroll

8.5f course winner; not disgraced on his last three starts but it would be a surprise if he proved good enough to win this.

12/1

7/1

Form: 582675

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Winning hurdler in Ireland (autumn of 2021); he's 0-20 on the Flat but didn't run at all badly over 1m4f here on recent stable debut; not ruled out.

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4th

2

(3)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:45 Bath

Virtual Hug

9st 7lb

J: Paddy Bradley

T: Nikki Evans

In good form on AW for this yard winning three Wolverhampton handicaps, the latest a ready win over 1m4f 17 days ago (stays this far); should prove equally effective back on turf and he's not ruled out in current form.

100/30

2

(2)

4th Apr 2024

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1m 5f 219y

Class 6

16:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

Virtual Hug

9st 8lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Nikki Evans

Has enjoyed a consistent winter round here, gaining a second 1m4f success when seeing off seven rivals in an apprentice event on Tuesday; escapes a penalty for that and he's 4lb better off with Black Smoke for a 2l defeat over C&D last month; leading claims if coping with the quick turnaround.

2/1

Form: -03517 C

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Didn't go unbacked when winning over 8.6f here last month and found some trouble in running ten days ago; has brighter prospects than most.

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7th

7

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

2m 1f 162y

Class 5

16:05 Fontwell

Opticality

11st 1lb

J: Cameron Iles

T: Mitchell Hunt

Two AW wins on the Flat including at Southwell (1m3f) on her penultimate run last month; 0-4 over hurdles but was a respectable fifth of 13 in a Taunton handicap (2m, soft) in January and she still has potential in this sphere; could be dangerous back over hurdles.

11/2

11th

9

(6)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 6

16:15 Southwell (AW)

Opticality

9st 5lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: Mitchell Hunt

in touch with leaders

7/2

1st

6

(3)

14th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 3f 23y

Class 6

18:45 Southwell (AW)

Opticality

9st 5lb

J: Sean Kirrane

T: Mitchell Hunt

dwelt start, in rear, in touch with leaders after 1f, niggled along over 3f out, headway and challenging when ridden 2f out, led against far rail 1f out

13/2

Form: /79368

Last run: 55 days

W: 9st 3lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict

Close up in 1m Bath classified event in first-time cheekpieces in July; twice below that level on the AW since, with and without cheekpieces; possible stamina doubts further reduce his appeal.

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4th

9

(6)

13th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

The Grey Bandit

9st 3lb

J: Jonathan Fisher

T: John Stimpson

Good first run in cheekpieces when third in a Bath classified event but below that level since on the AW; headgear off now; not wildly appealing.

25/1

7th

12

(3)

18th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

The Grey Bandit

9st 0lb

J: Jonathan Fisher

T: John Stimpson

Good first run in cheekpieces when third in a Bath classified event but below that level since on the AW; not wildly appealing.

25/1

8th

12

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

15:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

The Grey Bandit

9st 3lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: John Stimpson

Close up in 1m Bath classified event in first-time cheekpieces in July; twice below that level on the AW since, with and without cheekpieces; possible stamina doubts further reduce his appeal.

14/1

Form: 118308 CD

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Infrequent winner and last two wins came in low-grade classified races early in the year; he did go close in a C&D selling handicap in April but needed to run better here 12 days ago after his break.

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7th

11

(5)

11th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Well Prepared

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

in touch with leaders, weakened over 1f out

12/1

5th

9

(5)

24th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

16:00 Lingfield (AW)

Well Prepared

9st 3lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Mark Loughnane

Won similar events at Wolverhampton (9.5f, Tapeta) and Chelmsford (1m2f, Polytrack) around this time last year, but not in the same form lately and needs the addition of cheekpieces to make a difference.

9/1

8th

6

(8)

2nd Jan 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Well Prepared

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

Beat Captain St Lucifer when winning over C&D one year ago; followed up at Chelmsford in February; not found his best form so far this winter but dropping into this grade will help.

3/1

Form: -48649

Last run: 38 days

W: 9st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 46

Form & Verdict

There has been the odd bit of promise but not over C&D last time when comfortably beaten; having only her seventh run but a good bit to prove.

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10th

18

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

15:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

Clandestinely

9st 0lb

J: P J McDonald

T: Adrian Wintle

There has been the odd bit of promise but not over C&D last time when comfortably beaten; having only her seventh run but a good bit to prove.

14/1

9th

9

(9)

25th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Clandestinely

9st 1lb

J: David Probert

T: Adrian Wintle

Inclined to pull hard in early starts but more encouragement since handicapping and threatens to be suited by tonight's stiffer test; remains open to improvement and is worth a second look.

12/1

4th

8

(9)

14th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Clandestinely

9st 2lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: Adrian Wintle

Just modest form in her four starts at up to 1m but she was staying on well for a never-nearer sixth at Bath seven weeks ago; still capable of better.

10/1

Form: 8-078

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict

Has no form claims having finished down the field in all his runs, including handicap debut here 12 days ago (8.6f) when first tried in this headgear combination.

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12th

9

(7)

18th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Cuttlestone Bridge

9st 1lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Steph Hollinshead

0-5 and has poor form claims; well behind some of these opponents over C&D most recently, having blown the start.

33/1

11th

8

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

15:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

Cuttlestone Bridge

9st 5lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Steph Hollinshead

Has no form claims having finished down the field in all his runs, including handicap debut here 12 days ago (8.6f) when first tried in this headgear combination.

33/1

0

9

(4)

21st Oct 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

16:12 Wolverhampton (AW)

Cuttlestone Bridge

9st 1lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Steph Hollinshead

Has poor claims on form, having beaten a total of one rival in three runs; eyeshield now added; needs to be transformed by the switch to handicap level.

33/1

25/1

Form: 6-4669

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 1lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

Heavy ground perhaps not ideal three weeks ago but she went off 50-1 that day after some uninspiring runs for Robyn Brisland.

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12th

17

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

15:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

Zalicia Fire

9st 1lb

T: Gary Harrison

Heavy ground perhaps not ideal three weeks ago but she went off 50-1 that day after some uninspiring runs for Robyn Brisland.

25/1

9th

10

(8)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:05 Ayr

Zalicia Fire

8st 10lb

J: Rowan Scott

T: Gary Harrison

Lightly raced 3yo who has dropped down the weights, but she's hard to fancy on this year's evidence; has left Robyn Brisland since last start.

33/1

6th

5

(12)

25th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Zalicia Fire

9st 4lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Robyn Brisland

Limited maiden who's finished well held in two turf handicaps this summer; yard in decent nick but she needs to do better for the return to further on her Tapeta debut.

16/1

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Form: 983706

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 8lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

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8th

7

(1)

14th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Miss Sarajevo

9st 5lb

J: William Cox

T: Alexandra Dunn

led

20/1

3

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

15:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

Miss Sarajevo

9st 8lb

T: Alexandra Dunn

6th

12

27th Oct 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 1y

Class 6

15:40 Lingfield (AW)

Miss Sarajevo

9st 1lb

T: Alexandra Dunn

Won a Chelmsford novice (7f, Polytrack) for Richard Spencer a year ago and looked to be on the way back on her second start for this yard when third of eight at Chepstow (7f, good) last month, but her two efforts since have been moderate; others appeal more.

33/1

Form: 256048

Last run: 6 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

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7th

7

(5)

2nd May 2024

Standard

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Foinix

9st 4lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Jim & Suzi Best

Runner-up a couple of times on Polytrack (1m5f/2m) this year but he's finished a well-held third in last two starts; new headgear is tried on this drop back in trip in trip but he's now 1-21 and others look stronger.

13/2

3rd

4

(6)

9th Apr 2024

Standard

2m 0f 102y

Class 6

20:30 Southwell (AW)

Foinix

9st 3lb

J: Jim Crowley

T: Jim & Suzi Best

in rear

11/4

Form: 315497

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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11th

8

(11)

16th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Metric

9st 4lb

J: Ben Robinson

T: David O’Meara

Got off the mark at Leicester (1m2f) in August but disappointing since, finishing seventh of eight over 1m2f at Wolverhampton last time; others are more obvious.

16/1

7

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

15:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

Metric

9st 7lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: David O’Meara

7th

6

(12)

26th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Metric

9st 3lb

J: Ben Curtis

T: David O’Meara

blindfold off late and slowly away, in rear

16/1

Form: 349438

Last run: 127 days

W: 9st 4lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict

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9th

8

(3)

24th Apr 2024

Soft

1m 4f 13y

Class 6

15:47 Catterick

Sociologist

8st 6lb

J: Elisha Whittington

T: Scott Dixon

led

16/1

9th

7

(9)

5th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 6f 21y

Class 6

20:00 Southwell (AW)

Sociologist

9st 0lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Scott Dixon

sweating, raced wide early, led after 2f, weakened quickly over 2f out

12/1

4th

11

(6)

27th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 3f 23y

Class 6

20:00 Southwell (AW)

Sociologist

9st 0lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Scott Dixon

Two 1m3f wins on Fibresand here; not far away when fourth at Wolverhampton in December but has failed to beat a rival in his four other runs this winter; best watched with refitted blinkers replacing cheekpieces.

66/1

Form: 568740

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 44

Form & Verdict

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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1st

7

(4)

19th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

16:25 Wolverhampton (AW)

Pyrrhic Dancer

9st 9lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Gary Brown

Registered first win over C&D in November and followed up over same track/trip a month later; has a good chance at the weights and no surprise to see him extend the winning sequence.

3/1

1st

9

(2)

18th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Pyrrhic Dancer

9st 1lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Gary Brown

Opened his account with half-length win over C&D last month, proving suited by the drop back in trip (campaigned at up to 2m on Flat); unexposed at about 1m; respected up just 1lb.

5/1

1st

11

(1)

18th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

16:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Pyrrhic Dancer

10st 4lb

J: Miss Isabella Francis

T: Gary Brown

Front-runs; two fair races for this yard, getting as close as he ever has when close fourth at Bath in September (extended 1m3f); much lesser effort since and has never run over this short a trip since handicapping.

33/1

Form: 664995

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 2lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 42

Form & Verdict

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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10th

3

(2)

26th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

19:45 Southwell (AW)

Ebury

9st 9lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Scott Dixon

Won twice for Martyn Meade at a much higher level back in 2019, but has failed to score since; always behind at Wolverhampton (9.5f; 40-1, held by Storm Asset) last time; highly unlikely to offer the solution.

25/1

8th

2

(9)

11th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Ebury

9st 9lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Scott Dixon

took keen hold, always behind, ducked left start

20/1

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Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Star Of St Louis

RP RATINGS:

Opticality

Telegraph:

Well Prepared

The Sun:

Opticality

POSTDATA:

Star Of St Louis

The Times:

Star Of St Louis

The Guardian:

Star Of St Louis

Daily Mail:

Star Of St Louis

D Express:

Star Of St Louis

Daily Mirror:

Star Of St Louis

The Star:

Star Of St Louis

Daily Record:

Star Of St Louis