July 28 / 18.30 Epsom

18.30 Epsom

Good To Firm

Coral “Beaten-By-A-Length” Free Bet Handicap

  • Prize money: £3996
  • 1m 4f 6y
  • Class 5
  • 5 runners
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Coral “Beaten-By-A-Length” Free Bet Handicap

Runners: 5 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

7/2 (Won)

  • Win: £2.40
  • Place: £1.30

Form: 213436 D

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 76

Form & Verdict
Didn't run badly after starting slowly at Kempton when fitted in a first-time hood and again at Ascot despite finishing last of the six; this isn't so demanding but he's now 0-11 in handicaps.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

2

(11)

15th Sep 2022

Standard

1m 4f 98y

Class 3

17:45 Newcastle (AW)

Scampi

9st 9lb

J: Sean Levey

T: Andrew Balding

steadied start, held up in last, headway over 2f out, switched left over 1f out, ridden and ran on inside final furlong, not reach leaders

13/2

1st

8

(3)

4th Aug 2022

Good

1m 3f 197y

Class 3

20:10 Doncaster

Scampi

9st 4lb

J: Sean Levey

T: Andrew Balding

towards rear, headway going easily over 2f out, shaken up to lead over 1f out, ridden out final 110yds

8/1

1st

1

(4)

28th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 6y

Class 5

18:30 Epsom

Scampi

9st 10lb

J: William Carver

T: Andrew Balding

held up in rear, smooth headway over 3f out, led over 1f out, ridden out

7/2

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11/8

  • Place: £1.30

Form: -52511 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Beaten in her first 15 races but has won her last two, over 1m4f at Brighton (by 5.5l) and Catterick (just under a length); 1lb well in last time so now 6lb higher with her penalty but something has evidently clicked.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3

(6)

9th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 39y

Class 6

17:10 Carlisle

Heat And Dust

11st 9lb

J: Miss Flora Guy

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

In-form filly who has two wins to her credit this season (both over 1m4f on good to firm) and has been declared to run again after being engaged in the 2.10 at Windsor on Sunday.

6/4

3rd

2

(1)

7th Aug 2022

Good To Firm

1m 3f 99y

Class 5

14:10 Windsor

Heat And Dust

10st 11lb

J: Mr Simon Walker

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

steadied start, held up in last, pushed along over 2f out, hung left over 1f out, made no impression

6/4

2nd

5

(2)

28th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 6y

Class 5

18:30 Epsom

Heat And Dust

8st 13lb

J: Thore Hammer Hansen

T: Sir Mark Prescott Bt

slowly away, raced in last, shaken up and headway over 2f out, ridden and chased winner when hung left from over 1f out, no impression final 110yds

11/8

Form: 1-64V1 CD

Last run: 119 days

W: 9st 7lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 73

Form & Verdict
Gaining his 21st career success when a length winner over Chelmsford's 1m6f when last seen in March and now defends a race he won 12 months ago, one of four course victories; handicap mark not a problem.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

3

(1)

28th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 6y

Class 5

18:30 Epsom

Berrahri

9st 7lb

J: Marco Ghiani

T: John Best & Karen Jewell

led, headed but raced in second after 3f, pushed along over 4f out, led 3f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, no extra inside final furlong

7/1

Form: 422-21 D

Last run: 62 days

W: 9st 0lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 66

Form & Verdict
Only beat two rivals at Brighton (1m4f, good to firm) to gain a third career success from 40 attempts; should give her running but she's 6lb higher and not obvious follow-up material.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

4

(3)

28th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 6y

Class 5

18:30 Epsom

Torbellino

9st 0lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: John Best & Karen Jewell

prominent, ridden and not clear run over 2f out, weakened final furlong

4/1

5th
2 (5)
Hayedo

5/1

Form: 22/24-

Last run: 395 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 75

Form & Verdict
Has only been hurdling for Gary Moore, winning a maiden earlier this year; runner-up in three of his four Flat starts in France (1m1f-1m3f) and he could be on a reasonable mark.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

4

18th Aug 2022

Good

2m 1f 162y

Class 3

18:25 Fontwell

Hayedo

11st 1lb

J: Jamie Moore

T: Gary Moore

led, mistake 6th, ridden and headed home turn, weakened after last (usual 2 out)

9/2

5th

2

(5)

28th Jul 2022

Good To Firm

1m 4f 6y

Class 5

18:30 Epsom

Hayedo

9st 9lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Gary Moore

pressed leader, led after 3f, shaken up and headed 3f out, ridden over 1f out, soon weakened

5/1

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Payout
Exacta £3.60
Straight Forecast £3.95
Trifecta £13.10

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Heat And Dust

The Times:

Scampi

Daily Mirror:

Torbellino

RP Ratings:

Heat And Dust

TOPSPEED:

Heat And Dust

POSTDATA:

Heat And Dust

Telegraph:

Heat And Dust

The Guardian:

Heat And Dust

Daily Mail:

Heat And Dust

Daily Express:

Heat And Dust

The Sun:

Heat And Dust

The Star:

Heat And Dust

Daily Record:

Heat And Dust