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18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

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EBF Restricted Novice Stakes (For horses In Bands C And D) (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £5399.46
  • 1m 2f 0y
  • Class 4
  • 14 runners
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EBF Restricted Novice Stakes (For horses In Bands C And D) (GBB Race)

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Showers

9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £5.00
  • Place: £1.80

Form: 3

Last run: 61 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

It wasn't a strong novice in which he finished third over 1m here in October (prominent in the betting) but it gives him something to build on and he's been gelded since; bred to stay; capable of better.

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4th

1

(5)

25th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 5

12:25 Southwell (AW)

Lord Normandy

9st 9lb

J: Daniel Tudhope

T: Tom Clover

raced wide early, led at steady pace, increased tempo 4f out, headed 1f out, weakened quickly inside final furlong

3/1

1st

4

(2)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Lord Normandy

9st 7lb

J: Daniel Tudhope

T: Tom Clover

It wasn't a strong novice in which he finished third over 1m here in October (prominent in the betting) but it gives him something to build on and he's been gelded since; bred to stay; capable of better.

9/2

3/1

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 322 BF

Last run: 65 days

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 72

Form & Verdict

Similar form in three runs between August and October (1m-1m1f, including AW); fair form claims and the longer trip could squeeze out extra but slightly disconcerting to see headgear now reached for.

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2nd

10

(13)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Prometeo

9st 5lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Marco Botti

Similar form in three runs between August and October (1m-1m1f, including AW); fair form claims and the longer trip could squeeze out extra but slightly disconcerting to see headgear now reached for.

3/1

2nd

5

(1)

10th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 216y

Class 5

16:05 Brighton

Prometeo

9st 7lb

J: Neil Callan

T: Marco Botti

took keen hold, towards rear, headway over 1f out, went second final 110yds, no match for winner

5/6

2nd

3

(8)

19th Sep 2023

Good

1m 1f 21y

Class 5

16:00 Yarmouth

Prometeo

9st 5lb

J: Neil Callan

T: Marco Botti

slowly away, travelled strongly, towards rear but in touch with leaders, steady headway from over 4f out

2/1

7/2

  • Place: £1.60

Form: 45

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Encouragement in both 1m runs this autumn and should be suited by the extra yardage; more appealing than many given the best is still to come from him.

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3rd

3

(11)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Kings School

9st 7lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: David Simcock

Encouragement in both 1m runs this autumn and should be suited by the extra yardage; more appealing than many given the best is still to come from him.

7/2

5th

4

(13)

8th Nov 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

17:00 Kempton (AW)

Kings School

9st 7lb

J: Luke Morris

T: David Simcock

prominent on outer, shaken up over 2f out

7/2

4th

3

(3)

30th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 0f 5y

Class 5

17:25 Newcastle (AW)

Kings School

9st 5lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: David Simcock

20,000gns foal, 30,000gns yearling; first foal; dam 1m AW winner (RPR 76), half-sister to winners Fourhometwo (7f/1m including 2yo/Listed) and Zain Nights (useful 1m-2m including 2yo); trainer, whose string is in good form, is 10% with AW 2yos over last five seasons; worth a market check.

7/1

Form: 4

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

22-1 when last of four in a 7f novice at Newcastle on Saturday; this looks less demanding but 1m2f is a query on pedigree.

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4th

8

(6)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Smooth Transition

9st 7lb

J: David Egan

T: Adrian Paul Keatley

22-1 when last of four in a 7f novice at Newcastle on Saturday; this looks less demanding but 1m2f is a query on pedigree.

16/1

4th

4

(4)

9th Dec 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 14y

Class 3

16:40 Newcastle (AW)

Smooth Transition

9st 4lb

J: P J McDonald

T: Adrian Paul Keatley

held up in last, outpaced but some headway 2f out, weakened from 1f out

25/1

Form: 64436

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR: 70

Form & Verdict

His two best RPRs have come at around 1m and he was tapped for speed in a 7f nursery at Lingfield last week; helps sets the standard in this field but whether he wants this far remains to be seen.

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6th

4

(5)

2nd Feb 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

14:47 Lingfield (AW)

Claxton Bay

9st 6lb

J: Thomas Greatrex

T: Richard Hannon

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, headway and pressed leader after 3f, led over 4f out, headed 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

7/1

2nd

3

(3)

10th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Claxton Bay

9st 5lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Richard Hannon

in touch with leaders

3/1

5th

2

(3)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Claxton Bay

9st 7lb

J: Thomas Greatrex

T: Richard Hannon

His two best RPRs have come at around 1m and he was tapped for speed in a 7f nursery at Lingfield last week; helps sets the standard in this field but whether he wants this far remains to be seen.

9/2

OUR TIP

Form: 66

Last run: 78 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

Signs of ability at big prices in two 1m runs at Kempton in September; today's longer trip should suit but improvement will be required if he's to win.

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6th

1

(7)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Burlington House

9st 7lb

J: Jack Mitchell

T: Henry Spiller

Signs of ability at big prices in two 1m runs at Kempton in September; today's longer trip should suit but improvement will be required if he's to win.

33/1

6th

1

(9)

27th Sep 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:58 Kempton (AW)

Burlington House

9st 7lb

J: Jefferson Smith

T: Henry Spiller

Some positives to take from recent C&D debut but has plenty to find with Dunstan and one or two others.

33/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

33,000gns yearling; brother to 1m2f/1m4f (RPR 75) and 2m3f/2m4f hurdle winner My Chiquita and half-brother to a further five winners (three of whom have recorded triple-digit RPRs); dam a useful 1m3f winner; likely type on paper and stable has had a winning 2yo newcomer this season; check the betting for clues.

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7th

5

(10)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

My Dream World

9st 7lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: B F Brookhouse

33,000gns yearling; brother to 1m2f/1m4f (RPR 75) and 2m3f/2m4f hurdle winner My Chiquita and half-brother to a further five winners (three of whom have recorded triple-digit RPRs); dam a useful 1m3f winner; likely type on paper and stable has had a winning 2yo newcomer this season; check the betting for clues.

8/1

Form:

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 2lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

33-1, slowly away and green throughout on her Kempton debut five weeks ago (1m; behind King's School); widest stall not ideal but still surprising if she didn't leave that initial effort well behind her today.

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2nd

2

(1)

18th Feb 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 6

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Sun Dancer Girl

9st 8lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Andrew Balding

Big prices and well held in three starts on Polytrack, the latest here (1m3f) last month; may do better now handicapping but it will be needed.

6/1

8

(5)

24th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 219y

Class 5

19:30 Kempton (AW)

Sun Dancer Girl

8st 8lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Andrew Balding

Down the field in two AW runs this winter (1m and 1m2f); extra furlong unlikely to be an issue but improvement is required.

33/1

8th

13

(14)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Sun Dancer Girl

9st 2lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Andrew Balding

33-1, slowly away and green throughout on her Kempton debut five weeks ago (1m; behind King's School); widest stall not ideal but still surprising if she didn't leave that initial effort well behind her today.

12/1

Form: 77

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 2lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

Modest form in two fillies' novice events over shorter; should appreciate the longer trip but she will need to take a step forward to win.

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9th

12

(5)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Calm Waters

9st 2lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: John & Thady Gosden

Modest form in two fillies' novice events over shorter; should appreciate the longer trip but she will need to take a step forward to win.

12/1

7th

1

(1)

21st Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 4

18:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Calm Waters

9st 2lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: John & Thady Gosden

120,000euros foal who started favourite for an ordinary-looking Chelmsford novice on her debut ten days ago, when always on the back foot after a slow start; ought to fare better but this looks somewhat tougher.

12/1

7th

4

(4)

11th Nov 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

17:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Calm Waters

9st 2lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: John & Thady Gosden

120,000euros foal; sister to 7f/1m winner Tammani (RPR 106) and a half-sister to three other winners, notably Listed scorer Solomon's Bay (110) and Meadow Creek (110); dam a 1m4f winner (97); makes her debut at a realistic level; interesting.

7/2

25/1

Form: 7

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

28-1 for his Lingfield debut last month (1m2f) when he was never going the pace; can do better but such progress is a must.

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10th

6

(4)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Ronnie Raven

9st 7lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Ed Dunlop

28-1 for his Lingfield debut last month (1m2f) when he was never going the pace; can do better but such progress is a must.

25/1

7th

4

(9)

18th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

12:51 Lingfield (AW)

Ronnie Raven

9st 7lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Ed Dunlop

in rear

20/1

20/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

7,000euros foal, 14,000euros yearling; brother to a 6f-7f winner in Norway and half-brother to a 6f-7.5f winner in Italy; only of interest if attracting support.

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11th

11

(9)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Super Silv

9st 5lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Alice Haynes

7,000euros foal, 14,000euros yearling; brother to a 6f-7f winner in Norway and half-brother to a 6f-7.5f winner in Italy; only of interest if attracting support.

20/1

66/1

Form: 00

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict

He has finished out the back in two 1m maidens, latterly nine days ago; new trip should suit but still not easily recommended.

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3rd

5

(4)

18th Feb 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 6

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Rubio De Oro

9st 0lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Marco Botti

The only one of these to have raced over this far before having finished third of six at Wolverhampton (Tapeta) last time (runner-up has won since); races off the same mark, but more exposed than his rivals so he may need to progress again.

9/2

3rd

3

(1)

29th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Rubio De Oro

9st 5lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Marco Botti

in touch with leaders on inner, headway over 1f out, went third inside final furlong, no match for first two

10/1

3rd

4

(2)

11th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 14y

Class 6

11:20 Southwell (AW)

Rubio De Oro

9st 8lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Marco Botti

Yet to be competitive, having failed to threaten in four races over shorter distances; however, may improve for this step up to 1m4f.

9/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict

3,000gns yearling; half-brother to 7f 2yo winner Smooth Talking (RPR 69); dam a modest maiden from the family of top-class Moon Ballad; yard not renowned for 2yo success.

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6th

6

(5)

18th Feb 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 3f 219y

Class 6

20:30 Kempton (AW)

Delayed Charm

8st 12lb

J: William Carson

T: Anthony Carson

Massive prices and beaten a long way in three starts over 8.6f-1m2f (gelded before latest outing); visored on handicap debut but hard to fancy.

25/1

5th

2

(2)

21st Jan 2024

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

17:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Delayed Charm

9st 7lb

J: William Carson

T: Anthony Carson

took keen hold, held up in rear, brief headway 4f out, outpaced 3f out

50/1

8th

7

27th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 4

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Delayed Charm

9st 0lb

J: William Carson

T: Anthony Carson

held up in rear

100/1

Form:

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict

From a good family but little in the way of short-term promise on her Wolverhampton debut four weeks ago (extended 1m); likely one for handicaps over middle distances in time.

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14th

14

(1)

14th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Post Mistress

9st 0lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: Hughie Morrison

From a good family but little in the way of short-term promise on her Wolverhampton debut four weeks ago (extended 1m); likely one for handicaps over middle distances in time.

40/1

11

(12)

17th Nov 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 5

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Post Mistress

8st 12lb

J: Charles Bishop

T: Hughie Morrison

Postponed half-sister to winners Sandyman (1m2f), Kyle Of Lochalsh (1m5f turf/1m6f AW) and Wagga Wagga (1m4f/1m5f); looks one for the longer term, judged on breeding.

25/1

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Payout
Exacta £154.00
Straight Forecast £186.20
Trifecta £559.00

Selections

Telegraph:

Lord Normandy

POSTDATA:

Claxton Bay

The Times:

Calm Waters

Daily Record:

Prometeo

Daily Mail:

Lord Normandy

D Express:

Lord Normandy

Daily Mirror:

Lord Normandy

The Guardian:

Claxton Bay