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  • 0m 5f 0y
  • Class 6
  • 11 runners
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Runners: 11 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Cloudy

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9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £12.70
  • Place: £2.80

Form: 266-51 CD

Last run: 13 days

W: 10st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict

Three 5f Tapeta wins this season; appeared to take form to whole new level when doing it very comfortably under Tommie Jakes here a fortnight ago; now needs to prove he can cope with a 9lb rise.

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8th

11

(1)

10th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 4

18:45 Newcastle (AW)

Henery Hawk

8st 6lb

J: Ethan Jones

T: Linda Perratt

dwelt start, in rear

13/2

1st

1

(2)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Henery Hawk

10st 1lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Linda Perratt

Three 5f Tapeta wins this season; appeared to take form to whole new level when doing it very comfortably under Tommie Jakes here a fortnight ago; now needs to prove he can cope with a 9lb rise.

9/2

1st

6

(5)

22nd Jan 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 5

17:30 Newcastle (AW)

Henery Hawk

8st 6lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Linda Perratt

Won twice in October, following his C&D shock with a last-gasp win at Wolverhampton; not seen to best effect in C&D events the last twice and unwise to discount him lightly.

9/2

11/2

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 5033-2 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Placed on last three outings, most recently when coming from the rear for close second at Southwell (5f) ten days ago; has to take a recent 3lb rise on the chin but still considered.

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3rd

6

(5)

22nd Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Mehmo

9st 3lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Michael Appleby

His AW wins have come at Southwell but he's shown aptitude for this track too, finishing second over C&D 18 days ago; creeping back up the weights but he's more appealing than some.

7/2

2nd

7

(6)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Mehmo

9st 6lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Michael Appleby

Placed on last three outings, most recently when coming from the rear for close second at Southwell (5f) ten days ago; has to take a recent 3lb rise on the chin but still considered.

11/2

2nd

5

(5)

25th Jan 2024

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0m 4f 214y

Class 6

11:55 Southwell (AW)

Mehmo

9st 6lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Michael Appleby

Won two C&D handicaps last January, both off a higher mark than this; ended 2023 with two solid efforts at Chelmsford; each-way claims in a race that should be run to suit him.

5/1

33/1

  • Place: £7.20

Form: 865-56 D

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict

Unplaced all five starts for current stable since November, most recently when tried over 7f last month; now drops back to 5f with first-time tongue-tie/blinkers fitted; others have much more compelling claims.

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3rd

6

(7)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

The Princes Poet

9st 6lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Ian McInnes

Unplaced all five starts for current stable since November, most recently when tried over 7f last month; now drops back to 5f with first-time tongue-tie/blinkers fitted; others have much more compelling claims.

33/1

6th

4

(5)

18th Jan 2024

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0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:00 Southwell (AW)

The Princes Poet

9st 8lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Ian McInnes

awkward start, in rear

14/1

10/1

Form: 165-36

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Won narrowly off today's mark over 6f on heavy turf last summer and was placed over that trip here last month; tends to race freely so this drop back to 5f for first time since 2yo season is an interesting move; swaps usual visor for first-time blinkers.

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4th

4

(12)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Enderman

9st 8lb

J: David Nolan

T: Paul Midgley

Won narrowly off today's mark over 6f on heavy turf last summer and was placed over that trip here last month; tends to race freely so this drop back to 5f for first time since 2yo season is an interesting move; swaps usual visor for first-time blinkers.

10/1

6th

1

(6)

25th Jan 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:45 Newcastle (AW)

Enderman

9st 9lb

J: David Nolan

T: Paul Midgley

Ended a long losing run in a 6f turf handicap last August; two creditable runs on AW this winter, third over C&D three weeks ago on his most recent start; this is a lower grade and he is capable of a prominent showing.

13/2

3rd

9

(2)

4th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:10 Newcastle (AW)

Enderman

9st 4lb

J: David Nolan

T: Paul Midgley

Both wins on turf; 0-13 on AW but has a consistent record in this sphere and again looks set to pick up some prize-money; has made the frame in eight of his ten starts at Newcastle.

8/1

16/1

Form: 79-629 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Arrested his decline with close second in C&D classified race last month but finished last over 6f in that grade eight days ago and remains a difficult horse to enthuse over.

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3rd

8

(1)

20th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Sir Benedict

9st 9lb

J: Shane Gray

T: Stella Barclay

hampered start and carried badly left start, raced in last

5/1

5th

11

(5)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Sir Benedict

9st 4lb

J: Shane Gray

T: Stella Barclay

Arrested his decline with close second in C&D classified race last month but finished last over 6f in that grade eight days ago and remains a difficult horse to enthuse over.

16/1

Form: 3-3264 CD

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 56

Form & Verdict

Pretty consistent 4yo who has made the frame on six of his last seven appearances and is now 1lb lower than when winning over C&D last March; goes without usual headgear today but is still likely to be on the premises.

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4th

8

(8)

8th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:35 Newcastle (AW)

Urban Dandy

9st 3lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Tony Coyle & Kaine Wood

Still 1lb lower than when successful over C&D in March last year and was unlucky not to finish closer when sixth of 11 here on Sunday; should play a part if enjoying a smoother passage.

3/1

6th

3

(9)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Urban Dandy

9st 8lb

J: Brandon Wilkie

T: Tony Coyle & Kaine Wood

Pretty consistent 4yo who has made the frame on six of his last seven appearances and is now 1lb lower than when winning over C&D last March; goes without usual headgear today but is still likely to be on the premises.

8/1

4th

8

(5)

27th Jan 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 5

17:15 Newcastle (AW)

Urban Dandy

8st 8lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Tony Coyle

C&D winner; good efforts on first two starts this month, second to a progressive rival over C&D 11 days ago; lacklustre run on Thursday, though, and now has something to prove again.

11/2

Form: 8401-1 CD

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict

Came good with C&D win in December, his ninth start, and held off Urban Dandy to follow up here last month; could quite plausibly have further improvement to come; major player.

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7th

5

(3)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

King Of The Jungle

9st 7lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Michael & David Easterby

Came good with C&D win in December, his ninth start, and held off Urban Dandy to follow up here last month; could quite plausibly have further improvement to come; major player.

11/4

1st

9

(8)

16th Jan 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

King Of The Jungle

9st 3lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Michael & David Easterby

in touch with leaders, headway to lead over 1f out, joined and ridden inside final furlong, ran on

3/1

1st

10

(6)

16th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

16:45 Newcastle (AW)

King Of The Jungle

8st 12lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Michael & David Easterby

3yo maiden; made the frame at Beverley (5f) in July and Wolverhampton (6f) in October but has struggled with consistency; perhaps set for minor honours at best.

16/1

Form: 0077-1

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict

Belatedly added to her 2021 nursery win with narrow success at Southwell (6f; first-time tongue-tie) last month; this race is much more competitive, though, and she needs to prove she can cope with the drop back to 5f.

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8th

8

15th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 16y

Class 6

16:22 Southwell (AW)

Amber Dew

9st 5lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Kevin Philippart De Foy

midfield, weakened gradually final 110yds

7/1

8th

8

(1)

4th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Amber Dew

9st 5lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Kevin Philippart De Foy

Belatedly added to her 2021 nursery win with narrow success at Southwell (6f; first-time tongue-tie) last month; this race is much more competitive, though, and she needs to prove she can cope with the drop back to 5f.

8/1

1st

4

(7)

18th Jan 2024

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0m 6f 16y

Class 6

19:30 Southwell (AW)

Amber Dew

9st 5lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Kevin Philippart De Foy

Yet to add to her nursery win in 2021 and did not fire on any of three starts for current stable at end of last year (cheekpieces added last time); tongue-tie added today; needs to up her game.

5/1

12/1

Form: 4641-8 D

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 4lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Won three times on turf last year (5f-6f) and added to his tally on this surface at Wolverhampton (6f) in December; still on a workable mark but didn't fire on latest outing and younger rivals are more persuasive.

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4th

12

(4)

23rd Feb 2024

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0m 7f 36y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

One Last Hug

8st 12lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Jim Goldie

Versatile trip-wise having been placed at up to 1m5f, while his latest win came over 6f here in December; rather in and out since and he failed to beat a rival at Newcastle (7f, Tapeta) six days ago; others safer.

25/1

9th

9

(3)

17th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:00 Newcastle (AW)

One Last Hug

8st 13lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Jim Goldie

Strong at the finish when landing a 6f handicap at Wolverhampton in December; good late headway over 6f here last week too; hard to win with but he's capable at this level.

14/1

4th

6

(6)

10th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

16:45 Newcastle (AW)

One Last Hug

9st 3lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Jim Goldie

towards rear, ran on from over 1f out, nearest finish

10/1

Form: 4515-1 D

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 57

Form & Verdict

Probably posted career-best performance when dropped back to 5f at Chelmsford last month, battling on well to prevail by a neck; 3lb rise demands even more from him here but he should be okay back on Tapeta and is evidently in very good nick.

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2nd

1

(5)

24th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:20 Chelmsford (AW)

Tilsworth Ony Ta

9st 9lb

J: Harrison Shaw

T: J R Jenkins

took keen hold, in touch with leaders

9/2

10th

2

(11)

4th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Tilsworth Ony Ta

9st 9lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: J R Jenkins

Probably posted career-best performance when dropped back to 5f at Chelmsford last month, battling on well to prevail by a neck; 3lb rise demands even more from him here but he should be okay back on Tapeta and is evidently in very good nick.

7/1

1st

7

(7)

21st Jan 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Tilsworth Ony Ta

9st 5lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: J R Jenkins

raced in second

6/1

14/1

Form: 2497-0

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 4lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict

Ended last year's turf campaign with two below-par runs in September and made low-key reappearance at Wolverhampton (6f) last month; on a good mark now but needs help from the first-time cheekpieces.

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11th

9

(10)

4th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Mrs Trump

9st 4lb

J: Elle-May Croot

T: Paul Midgley

Ended last year's turf campaign with two below-par runs in September and made low-key reappearance at Wolverhampton (6f) last month; on a good mark now but needs help from the first-time cheekpieces.

14/1

10th

3

(7)

7th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mrs Trump

9st 9lb

J: David Nolan

T: Paul Midgley

raced wide, in touch with leaders

12/1

18

27th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mrs Trump

9st 4lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Paul Midgley

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Payout
Exacta £781.00
Straight Forecast £777.80
Tricast £15766.90
Trifecta £23513.00

Selections

RP RATINGS:

King Of The Jungle

D Express:

Urban Dandy

NEWMARKET:

Amber Dew

Telegraph:

Henery Hawk

SPOTLIGHT:

Enderman

POSTDATA:

King Of The Jungle

The Times:

King Of The Jungle

The Star:

King Of The Jungle

Daily Mirror:

Urban Dandy

Daily Record:

Amber Dew