January 26 / 19.30 Newcastle (AW)

19.30 Newcastle (AW)

Standard To Slow

BetUK Over 40,000 Live Streamed Races Apprentice Handicap

  • Prize money: £5129.32
  • 0m 6f 0y
  • Class 4
  • 8 runners
SKY
View Course
BetUK Over 40,000 Live Streamed Races Apprentice Handicap

Runners: 8 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Mostly cloudy

10/1 (Won)

  • Win: £12.00
  • Place: £2.70

Form: 3412-4 C

Last run: 24 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
May be sharper for his reappearance run here (behind Adeb) 24 days ago; steadily progressive otherwise but remains on career-high mark and may ideally need to go back up in distance; most wins over 7f.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

4

(5)

26th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Brazen Bolt

9st 9lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: John Quinn

May be sharper for his reappearance run here (behind Adeb) 24 days ago; steadily progressive otherwise but remains on career-high mark and may ideally need to go back up in distance; most wins over 7f.

10/1

4th

3

(5)

2nd Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

16:40 Newcastle (AW)

Brazen Bolt

9st 6lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: John Quinn

6f winner last May, though needed every yard of the trip; raced mainly at 7f otherwise and ran well on last appearance; not crying out for this return to sprinting but he's steadily progressive; three-time course scorer.

5/1

4th

1

(4)

5th Aug 2022

Good

0m 7f 33y

Class 4

15:40 Musselburgh

Brazen Bolt

9st 13lb

J: Jason Hart

T: John Quinn

prominent, pushed along 2f out, headway to challenge over 1f out, soon ridden, every chance inside final furlong, kept on

4/1

5/1

  • Place: £1.10

Form: 180/13 CD

Last run: 5 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Took well to this surface in C&D contest (back from lengthy absence) in early January, then ran well behind two solid rivals at Southwell last Saturday; open to further progress on AW; remains of interest.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

3

(6)

26th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Adeb

9st 10lb

J: Aiden Brookes

T: Richard Fahey

Took well to this surface in C&D contest (back from lengthy absence) in early January, then ran well behind two solid rivals at Southwell last Saturday; open to further progress on AW; remains of interest.

5/1

1st

7

(6)

2nd Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

16:40 Newcastle (AW)

Adeb

9st 2lb

J: Tony Hamilton

T: Richard Fahey

slowly into stride, took keen hold, towards rear, going easily when bit short of room over 2f out, headway and went second over 1f out, led and clear with one other final 110yds, ran on

14/1

OUR TIP

3/1

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 7746-4 D BF

Last run: 19 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
All of his handicap form is in higher grades, most recently fourth over 6f at Kempton; capable of useful form, including AW win last June, and warrants respect off a workable mark dropped in class.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

2

(3)

26th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Emperor Spirit

10st 0lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Archie Watson

All of his handicap form is in higher grades, most recently fourth over 6f at Kempton; capable of useful form, including AW win last June, and warrants respect off a workable mark dropped in class.

3/1

4th

7

(4)

7th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 3

19:30 Kempton (AW)

Emperor Spirit

9st 2lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Archie Watson

Made a winning stable debut at Chelmsford in June and there have been several good runs in defeat since; back to his last winning mark and although he has finished behind Tyger Bay the last twice, he is better drawn today than at Lingfield last week; chance.

4/1

4

(11)

31st Dec 2022

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 3

14:05 Lingfield (AW)

Emperor Spirit

9st 8lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Archie Watson

Prominent racer who is just 1lb above his last winning mark and he ran well when beaten just over a length into fourth behind two of these over C&D last time, but the draw hasn't been kind; first-time blinkers replace cheekpieces.

8/1

Form: 4000-6 CD

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict
Had wind surgery prior to midfield effort at Southwell (back from layoff) 11 days ago; 2-4 at this venue, including a shared win (dead-heated) off 2lb higher in this race last year; interesting back here.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

6

(8)

26th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Asadjumeirah

9st 5lb

J: Zak Wheatley

T: Antony Brittain

Had wind surgery prior to midfield effort at Southwell (back from layoff) 11 days ago; 2-4 at this venue, including a shared win (dead-heated) off 2lb higher in this race last year; interesting back here.

10/1

6th

7

(2)

15th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 4

15:20 Southwell (AW)

Asadjumeirah

9st 7lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Antony Brittain

Had some good form on AW last winter and also ran very well at Haydock in August, his first run after a gelding operation; ended 2022 quietly but a wind operation since could help matters; well handicapped if ready to roll after an 89-day break.

12/1

11th

10

(11)

18th Oct 2022

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 3

15:38 Newcastle (AW)

Asadjumeirah

9st 2lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Antony Brittain

took keen hold, midfield, pushed along over 2f out, soon outpaced, ridden and held over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

10/1

16/1

Form: 107-84 CD

Last run: 5 days

W: 10st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
Defied this mark in Class 2 contest at Chelmsford (6f) in November; mixed results at Class 3 level since; not exactly consistent this winter but has the ability to figure highly dropped back to Class 4.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

1

(1)

26th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Shallow Hal

10st 0lb

J: Sam Feilden

T: K R Burke

Defied this mark in Class 2 contest at Chelmsford (6f) in November; mixed results at Class 3 level since; not exactly consistent this winter but has the ability to figure highly dropped back to Class 4.

16/1

8th

5

(11)

7th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 3

19:30 Kempton (AW)

Shallow Hal

9st 3lb

J: Sam Feilden

T: K R Burke

Returned from a summer break to make all in a 6f handicap at Chelmsford in November; went off quick enough when disappointing at Newcastle on his next start and he ran creditably under more patient tactics at Lingfield last week; drawn widest here though and others look stronger.

16/1

2

(12)

31st Dec 2022

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 3

14:05 Lingfield (AW)

Shallow Hal

9st 9lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: K R Burke

Successfully returned from 195 days off when making all to beat four rivals at Chelmsford (6f, Polytrack) last month, but may have been flattered by that and he ended up well beaten at Newcastle (6f, Tapeta) last time; has it to do from the outside stall.

16/1

Form: 4134-5 D

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
Three wins over 6f on turf last spring/summer; creditable fifth over 7f at Southwell (second AW attempt) on reappearance; possibilities back at his optimum trip with Billy Loughnane taking off 3lb.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

5

(4)

26th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Prince Of Bel Lir

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Joseph Parr

Three wins over 6f on turf last spring/summer; creditable fifth over 7f at Southwell (second AW attempt) on reappearance; possibilities back at his optimum trip with Billy Loughnane taking off 3lb.

3/1

5th

4

(5)

6th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 4

18:45 Southwell (AW)

Prince Of Bel Lir

9st 7lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Joseph Parr

Unproven on AW and he's been absent since a below-par run at Newmarket in August; however, he won three times earlier in the year and it will be no surprise if he returns to action with a good performance.

13/2

7

(6)

24th Sep 2022

Good

0m 7f 1y

Class 4

14:15 Chester

Prince Of Bel Lir

9st 7lb

J: Harry Burns

T: Joseph Parr

7/1

Form: 80655- C

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
Four wins on Tapeta; respectable fifth at this course and Wolverhampton the last twice; has slipped to 1lb below last winning mark and Alex Jary takes off 5lb; favourably weighted and not ruled out.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

8

(7)

26th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Ballyare

9st 4lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Lucinda Russell

Four wins on Tapeta; respectable fifth at this course and Wolverhampton the last twice; has slipped to 1lb below last winning mark and Alex Jary takes off 5lb; favourably weighted and not ruled out.

7/1

5th

2

(6)

21st Dec 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 4

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Ballyare

9st 7lb

J: Shane Gray

T: Lucinda Russell

Four of his five wins have come on Tapeta, two of them here (including this race last year); often misses the break, so will always need some luck, but is on his last successful mark and is a player if they set it up in front.

3/1

5th

8

(2)

2nd Dec 2022

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 3

18:15 Newcastle (AW)

Ballyare

8st 12lb

J: Shane Gray

T: Lucinda Russell

dwelt start, in rear

12/1

Form: 3934-4 D

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 78

Form & Verdict
Still has low mileage; gelded prior to creditable efforts over 6f at Wolverhampton and Southwell this winter, finishing fourth both times; may do better still and enters calculations.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

7

(2)

26th Jan 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Minesbiggerthanurs

9st 5lb

J: Erika Parkinson

T: Michael Appleby

Still has low mileage; gelded prior to creditable efforts over 6f at Wolverhampton and Southwell this winter, finishing fourth both times; may do better still and enters calculations.

5/1

4th

8

(9)

15th Jan 2023

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 4

15:20 Southwell (AW)

Minesbiggerthanurs

9st 7lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Michael Appleby

Won a 6f maiden on Polytrack on his second start; career-best RPR when fourth of ten at Wolverhampton (6f) on his return last month (first start after a gelding operation) from a nine-month break; still low mileage and his yard are going well.

14/1

4th

4

(7)

10th Dec 2022

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 4

16:50 Wolverhampton (AW)

Minesbiggerthanurs

9st 8lb

J: Sean Levey

T: Michael Appleby

led, headed and prominent after 1f, ridden over 2f out, every chance inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

20/1

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £33.90
Straight Forecast £21.62
Tricast £61.40
Trifecta £97.60

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Emperor Spirit

THE NORTH:

Adeb

NEWMARKET:

Prince Of Bel Lir

RP Ratings:

Asadjumeirah

D Express:

Brazen Bolt

Daily Mail:

Ballyare

The Times:

Adeb

Daily Mirror:

Adeb

The Sun:

Adeb

Daily Record:

Adeb

TOPSPEED:

Emperor Spirit

POSTDATA:

Emperor Spirit

LAMBOURN:

Emperor Spirit

Telegraph:

Emperor Spirit

The Guardian:

Emperor Spirit

The Star:

Emperor Spirit