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BetUK. Home Of The Acca-Fenwa Novice Stakes (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £4104
  • 1m 4f 51y
  • Class 5
  • 12 runners
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BetUK. Home Of The Acca-Fenwa Novice Stakes (GBB Race)

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Light rain

11/4 (Won)

  • Win: £2.75
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 3

Last run: 170 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Dual bumper scorer who shaped well on his first go in this sphere when third of 17 in 15f maiden at Leopardstown in June; back after a break with more to offer and he holds leading claims.

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

8th

1

(3)

21st Dec 2023

Standard

1m 3f 23y

Class 5

17:15 Southwell (AW)

Whatawit

10st 0lb

J: Morgan Cole

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

prominent, switched right 4f out, outpaced 3f out, weakened quickly over 2f out

15/8

1st

3

(11)

9th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Whatawit

9st 8lb

J: Jack Gilligan

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

Dual bumper scorer who shaped well on his first go in this sphere when third of 17 in 15f maiden at Leopardstown in June; back after a break with more to offer and he holds leading claims.

11/4

3rd

14

(11)

22nd Jun 2023

Good

1m 7f 0y

20:20 Leopardstown

Whatawit

11st 7lb

J: Mr H C Swan

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

prominent, went second 6f out, led 3f out, pushed along 2f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, kept on but lost second towards finish

5/1

11/2

  • Place: £1.40

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Tapit colt; half-brother to US 1m turf 2yo winner Monorail; dam, US 5f-8.5f dirt winner (Grade 1; RPR 112), is a sister to US 5f/5.5f turf winner Inspired By Grace; considered newcomer, especially if the market speaks in his favour.

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3rd

5

(5)

5th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 4

14:45 Lingfield (AW)

Lartigue

9st 5lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: K R Burke

pressed leader, steadied and lost second 8f out

11/4

3rd

4

(5)

10th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 219y

Class 5

20:00 Kempton (AW)

Lartigue

9st 4lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: K R Burke

Promising second in similar event at Wolverhampton (1m4f) last month, staying on nicely to finish one place in front of subsequent scorer Composite who now gives him 7lb; out of a US Grade 1 winner for his owner and should progress well; respected.

13/8

2nd

6

(1)

9th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Lartigue

9st 4lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: K R Burke

Tapit colt; half-brother to US 1m turf 2yo winner Monorail; dam, US 5f-8.5f dirt winner (Grade 1; RPR 112), is a sister to US 5f/5.5f turf winner Inspired By Grace; considered newcomer, especially if the market speaks in his favour.

11/2

11/4

  • Place: £1.60

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

6-4, shaped well when fourth of 11 in 14f Huntingdon bumper two weeks ago; this son of Cracksman is in good hands and must enter calculations.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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1st

1

(7)

10th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 219y

Class 5

20:00 Kempton (AW)

Composite

9st 11lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: George Boughey

Beaten favourite in bumper on debut; has shown progress in 1m4f novice events at Wolverhampton since, winning the latest by 2l; only one place behind Lartigue the time before; now gives that rival 7lb but still looks one of the main contenders.

2/1

1st

4

(4)

18th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Composite

9st 7lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: George Boughey

Cracksman gelding who has shown promise in both runs, finishing fourth in Huntingdon bumper then staying-on third (came from difficult position) in C&D novice contest; open to progress and enters the reckoning.

4/1

3rd

5

(12)

9th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Composite

9st 4lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: George Boughey

6-4, shaped well when fourth of 11 in 14f Huntingdon bumper two weeks ago; this son of Cracksman is in good hands and must enter calculations.

11/4

9/2

Form: 6 BF

Last run: 64 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

15-8, made an encouraging start amidst greenness when sixth of eight in 1m Newcastle novice in October; it would come as no surprise if this son of Frankel took a sizeable step forward now.

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Verdict Starting price

4th

11

(9)

9th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Beyond Words

8st 13lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: James Tate

15-8, made an encouraging start amidst greenness when sixth of eight in 1m Newcastle novice in October; it would come as no surprise if this son of Frankel took a sizeable step forward now.

9/2

6th

6

(8)

6th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 5

19:15 Newcastle (AW)

Beyond Words

9st 2lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: James Tate

slowly away, ran green, towards rear

4/1

OUR TIP

14/1

Form: 6

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

Only poor form over hurdles for Ben Pauling but he took a step forward after six months off for his new yard when sixth of 12 in 1m2f Lingfield novice three weeks ago; not ruled out if building on that.

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5th

3

(5)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

16:10 Bath

Lookingdandy

9st 11lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: David Evans

0-14 under rules and needs a deal of improvement if he is to figure on Flat turf debut; stable also runs Taxiing.

33/1

8th

3

(7)

2nd Mar 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Lookingdandy

9st 10lb

J: Alexandra McDonnell

T: David Evans

Unplaced all six hurdling starts for Ban Pauling and unplaced all six Flat starts for David Evans since the autumn; always behind when 66-1 here (9.4f) last month; could be considered only if much stronger in the betting tonight.

50/1

9th

11

(2)

12th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 5

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Lookingdandy

9st 0lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: David Evans

slowly away, always behind

25/1

Form: 3

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 8lb

8 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

A useful winning handicap hurdler who shaped with encouragement on his belated Flat debut when third of eight in C&D novice three weeks ago; he's firmly in the picture.

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6th

9

(9)

24th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 7f 218y

Class 5

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Thirtyfourstitches

9st 6lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

A fairly useful 2m4f hurdles winner but he has yet to match that form in four runs on the Flat, coming in a never-dangerous fifth on his handicap debut at Wolverhampton (2m) 17 days ago; he may still do better.

9/2

0

7

(12)

7th Jan 2024

Standard

2m 0f 120y

Class 5

18:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Thirtyfourstitches

9st 7lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

dwelt start, towards rear, took keen hold after 4f

7/1

5th

2

(12)

18th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Thirtyfourstitches

9st 11lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Dr Richard Newland & Jamie Insole

Experienced 8yo who is a ten-time hurdles winner; has raced in two C&D events since switched to Flat, finishing third then sixth; the balance of that form gives him something to find.

16/1

33/1

Form: 6

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 3lb

4 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Little promise shown in a Warwick bumper and C&D novice last month; significantly more is required.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

4

(8)

11th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 6f 21y

Class 6

15:15 Southwell (AW)

Pacific

9st 6lb

J: Trevor Whelan

T: Jonathan Portman

Has shown very little in a bumper and three middle-distance AW novices; goes handicapping with an awful lot to prove.

20/1

7th

6

(11)

21st Dec 2023

Standard

1m 3f 23y

Class 5

17:15 Southwell (AW)

Pacific

9st 2lb

J: William Cox

T: Jonathan Portman

held up in rear

66/1

7th

9

(7)

9th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Pacific

9st 3lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Jonathan Portman

Little promise shown in a Warwick bumper and C&D novice last month; significantly more is required.

33/1

66/1

Form: 60

Last run: 87 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Has failed to beat a rival in maidens at Goodwood (1m2f) and Kempton (11f) this summer; others appeal more.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

11

14th Apr 2024

Good

1m 7f 195y

Class 4

14:40 Plumpton

Silver Bobbin

10st 3lb

J: Lee Edwards

T: Adam West

Saddle slipped when pulled up on hurdle debut but there were no such excuses when also failing to complete last time at Kempton; Flat form was of little account.

100/1

6

16th Mar 2024

Good To Soft

2m 5f 0y

Class 4

16:30 Kempton

Silver Bobbin

10st 2lb

J: Lee Edwards

T: Adam West

0-5 on Flat, achieving little; saddle slipped before three out at Exeter (2m) on the switch to hurdles, eventually pulled up; nothing to recommend her in terms of form.

100/1

Form: 3

Last run: 215 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Colt

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Form & Verdict

Blinkered when a debut third in 1m2f Windsor maiden in May for John and Thady Gosden; has since changed hands for 5,500gns (also gelded) and not ruled out if building on that effort for his new stable.

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8th

5

(10)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:45 Bath

Villazon

9st 6lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Deborah Faulkner

Hasn't looked ahead of his mark in two handicap runs at Wolverhampton; return to turf might help and he's dropped 8lb so not ruled out with cheekpieces given a go.

16/1

4th

8

(8)

23rd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Villazon

9st 7lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Deborah Faulkner

Placed at Windsor (1m2f, soft) in one outing for the Gosdens last May, but has shown little in three starts over C&D since returning for this yard in December; little appeal.

40/1

8th

4

(5)

20th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Villazon

9st 11lb

J: P J McDonald

T: Deborah Faulkner

Placed at Windsor on sole start for the Gosdens; has not threatened in two C&D events for new stable but may do better now handicapping at an ordinary level.

16/1

66/1

Form:

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 4lb

3 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

150-1, last of 11 on his Flat debut in 7f maiden here five days ago; lots more is needed.

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Verdict Starting price

11th

1

(3)

9th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

20:00 Southwell (AW)

Amenadiel

9st 2lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Derek Shaw

Massive odds when showing little ability in three AW novice/maiden contests at Wolverhampton (7f-1m4f); best to look elsewhere.

66/1

9th

1

(3)

19th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Amenadiel

9st 7lb

J: Jonathan Fisher

T: Derek Shaw

Huge prices when beaten a long way in a Huntingdon bumper and in two starts over 7f/1m4f here this month; makes no appeal.

100/1

10th

4

(8)

9th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Amenadiel

9st 4lb

J: Jonathan Fisher

T: Derek Shaw

150-1, last of 11 on his Flat debut in 7f maiden here five days ago; lots more is needed.

66/1

Form: 58

Last run: 33 days

W: 8st 13lb

3 yo Filly

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Form & Verdict

Off seven months and failed to build on her debut promise when last of eight in 9.5f maiden here 33 days ago; she may still do better.

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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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11th

10

(3)

9th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 5

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Alta Comedia

8st 13lb

J: Franny Norton

T: Charlie Johnston

Off seven months and failed to build on her debut promise when last of eight in 9.5f maiden here 33 days ago; she may still do better.

14/1

8th

6

(4)

6th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 5

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Alta Comedia

9st 0lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Charlie Johnston

Well-related filly who shaped with some promise when fifth of ten in a Lingfield novice (1m2f, AW; 10-1) in March, but that form is not strong and she needs major improvement after 224 days off.

10/1

6

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 5

12:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Alta Comedia

8st 13lb

T: Charlie Johnston

100/1

Form: 00/

Last run: 1194 days

W: 9st 3lb

5 yo Mare

OR:

Form & Verdict

Cut little ice in maidens at Windsor (6f) and Kempton (1m) in 2020 for Frank Bishop; lots more is required for her new yard.

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7th

6

(8)

19th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

15:47 Lingfield (AW)

Mazaminsky

9st 9lb

J: Laura Coughlan

T: Adam West

ducked sharply right start, in rear early, took keen hold and led after 1f, headed under 3f out, soon struggling

50/1

7th

7

(10)

13th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

16:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Mazaminsky

9st 9lb

J: Laura Coughlan

T: Adam West

Tailed off all three starts, most recently when making stable debut after mammoth 1,194-day absence in 1m4f Wolverhampton novice last month; drops in trip/grade here and remains unexposed but huge improvement needed.

66/1

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Payout
Exacta £83.00
Straight Forecast £74.50
Trifecta £381.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Whatawit

POSTDATA:

Thirtyfourstitches

The Times:

Lartigue

Telegraph:

Beyond Words

D Express:

Villazon

Daily Mirror:

Lartigue

The Star:

Beyond Words

RP RATINGS:

Whatawit

NEWMARKET:

Whatawit

The Guardian:

Whatawit

The Sun:

Whatawit

Daily Mail:

Thirtyfourstitches

Daily Record:

Thirtyfourstitches