July 07 / 15.40 Sandown

15.40

Good To Soft

Irish Stallion Farms EBF Novice Stakes (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £7731
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • Class 3
  • 10 runners
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Irish Stallion Farms EBF Novice Stakes (GBB Race)

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

3/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.50
  • Place: £1.70

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
Late foal, by Kingman; seventh foal; half-brother to winners Flavius (7f-1m2f including 2yo/Irish and US Listed; RPR 111), Oyster Box (US Graded stakes-placed 6f/2yo/1m turf; 98) and Tankerville (1m 2yo; 92); dam French/US 1m-1m4f winner (including 1m2f Grade 2; 110); needs a close look.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

5

(1)

16th Apr 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

15:30 Newmarket

Starlore

9st 8lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: Sir Michael Stoute

Idled in front when winning on debut at Sandown (7f, good) last July and not beaten far when fourth of six in Group 3 there (7f, good) in September; soft ground may not have suited at York in October when last seen; in good hands and brings potential to his 3yo campaign; could be a contender.

7/2

4th

5

(1)

16th Apr 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

15:30 Newmarket

Starlore

9st 8lb

J: Ryan Moore

T: Sir Michael Stoute

Idled in front when winning on debut at Sandown (7f, good) last July and not beaten far when fourth of six in Group 3 there (7f, good) in September; soft ground may not have suited at York in October when last seen; in good hands and brings potential to his 3yo campaign; could be a contender.

7/2

9th

9

(9)

14th Oct 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 1

13:15 York

Starlore

9st 3lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Sir Michael Stoute

in rear, took keen hold and in touch with leaders after 2f

11/2

14/1

  • Place: £4.80

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
First foal; dam 7.4f-1m6f winner (including 2yo/Group 3; RPR 105), sister to three winners at 1m4f+, out of US turf-winning close relative of 1m-1m2f turf Grade 1 winner Court Vision; stablemate of Blue Collar, so the market moves should give big clues.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

7

(3)

21st Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

14:25 Newbury

Maximum Dividend

9st 4lb

J: Pat Dobbs

T: Richard Hannon

led

6/4

2nd

6

(10)

7th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

15:40 Sandown

Maximum Dividend

9st 7lb

J: Pat Dobbs

T: Richard Hannon

midfield, ran green and niggled along briefly halfway

14/1

OUR TIP

5/2

  • Place: £1.10

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
600,000euros yearling; ninth foal; Dubawi colt who is brother to 7f/1m winner Everest Rose (including 2yo/German Listed; RPR 100), half-brother to five winners including The Juliet Rose (1m-1m4f including 2yo/Group 2; 113); dam 1m3f-1m4f winner (100); very much one to note.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

1

(5)

14th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

1m 2f 0y

Class 1

15:15 Newmarket

Arabian Crown

9st 4lb

J: William Buick

T: Charlie Appleby

Dubawi colt who won the Stonehenge Stakes at Salisbury (1m Listed; good) two months ago, taking record to 2-3; acts on soft; holds excellent claims upped further in trip, being an improving sort who is top on form and represents a yard that has won the last two runnings of this race.

11/10

1st

1

(3)

16th Aug 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 1

15:20 Salisbury

Arabian Crown

9st 3lb

J: William Buick

T: Charlie Appleby

Dubawi colt who cost 600,000euros as a yearling; has duly shown major promise in two races (7f, good/soft) at Sandown, driven out for 2l success latest; should have plenty more to offer and represents a trainer who has won this race for the last two years; strong credentials.

5/2

1st

1

(1)

27th Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

14:40 Sandown

Arabian Crown

9st 7lb

J: William Buick

T: Charlie Appleby

600,000euros yearling, by Dubawi; 5-4 favourite for C&D novice (good) three weeks ago but found his stride too late from towards rear, grabbing third of ten late on; that looked promising in the end and it's among the best form in this field.

2/1

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
46,000gns foal, 135,000gns yearling; sixth foal; half-brother to three winners including Gracian (French/German 1m1f/1m4f) and Gran Geste (French 1m7f); dam unraced half-sister to German Group 1 winners Giuliani (1m2f) and Guignol (1m4f) out of Italian Oaks winner; stoutly bred, son of Crystal Ocean; perhaps one for later on.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

7

(5)

23rd Mar 2024

Heavy

1m 2f 43y

Class 5

16:10 Doncaster

Wild Waves

9st 7lb

J: David Probert

T: Andrew Balding

towards rear, some headway 3f out, hung left 2f out, weakened over 1f out

6/1

4th

10

(2)

2nd Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

18:52 Sandown

Wild Waves

9st 7lb

J: Hayley Turner

T: Andrew Balding

prominent

11/2

4th

10

(4)

7th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

15:40 Sandown

Wild Waves

9st 7lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Andrew Balding

midfield

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
200,000euros foal, 475,000gns yearling; fifth foal; half-brother to winners The Acropolis (6.3f 2yo; Listed-placed at 7f/1m; RPR 108) and Rocket Science (7f/7.3f; 100); dam Group-placed 5f 2yo winner (98), half-sister to Group-placed 7f 2yo winner Marsh Hawk; trainer had a 2yo debutant win well over C&D three weeks ago.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

5

(8)

28th Oct 2023

Heavy

1m 0f 0y

Class 1

14:10 Doncaster

Devils Point

9st 3lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: David Menuisier

Ready win in Ffos Las maiden (7.3f, soft) in August on second start and respectable efforts in Group 3 races the next twice, finishing third in the Solario at Sandown (7f, good) then fourth at Saint-Cloud; however, others have stronger form.

20/1

3rd

3

(2)

2nd Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 1

15:38 Sandown

Devils Point

9st 3lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: David Menuisier

dwelt start, took keen hold, held up in rear, outpaced 2f out, rallied final furlong, kept on well and went third final stride

9/2

1st

4

(1)

8th Aug 2023

Soft

0m 7f 80y

Class 4

15:05 Ffos Las

Devils Point

9st 7lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: David Menuisier

travelled strongly, in touch with leaders

7/4

9/1

Form: 63

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
Fair form at Chester (6f, good) on debut and showed some improvement when third of 13 in novice at Newbury (6.5f, good) three weeks ago, albeit nearly 1l behind Judge Frank after making most; likely to improve again.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
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Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

4

(5)

15th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 4

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Overlooked

9st 1lb

J: Ross Coakley

T: Tom Dascombe

Placed in two of his six starts on turf last year, including when third of seven on his final start at Windsor (1m, good) in October; makes his AW debut in first-time cheekpieces after five months off (gelded in the meantime) and the market should reveal more.

12/1

3rd

1

(3)

9th Oct 2023

Good

1m 0f 31y

Class 5

13:50 Windsor

Overlooked

9st 10lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: Tom Dascombe

pressed leader, led over 5f out, headed over 1f out, rallied and went third inside final 110yds

6/1

7th

2

(2)

29th Aug 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

14:30 Newbury

Overlooked

9st 11lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: Tom Dascombe

pressed leader

14/1

12/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
135,000gns yearling; first foal; dam 1m2f winner (RPR 79), sister to winners Sealife (useful 1m/1m2f) and Be My Sea (1m6f-2m4f Flat and 2m7f hurdle) out of 1m2f winning half-sister to Melbourne Cup winner Rekindling; one of two for Richard Hannon and the market can guide.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

2

(4)

16th Sep 2023

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

14:15 Bath

Blue Collar

9st 9lb

J: Sam Hitchcott

T: Richard Hannon

Never really looked dangerous when 12th of 20 in valuable York nursery (7f, good to firm) last month but didn't get the best of runs there and is in much calmer waters here; kept on well for fourth in 6f Newmarket novice two runs ago; looks interesting on first crack at 1m.

3/1

12th

17

(9)

24th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

16:45 York

Blue Collar

8st 7lb

J: Andrea Atzeni

T: Richard Hannon

Dropped to 6f and caught the eye on his final qualifying run when fourth of 14 at Newmarket (good) 13 days ago; open to progress now returning to 7f for this nursery debut; interesting runner.

11/1

4th

1

(11)

11th Aug 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

16:49 Newmarket (July)

Blue Collar

9st 7lb

J: Pat Dobbs

T: Richard Hannon

Has hinted at some ability in 7f novices at Sandown and Newbury without looking as though he's about to land a race like this; could find more now dropped to 6f but handicaps are a more likely solution.

12/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
Fourth foal; closely related to 6.5f/7f winner Isaac Shelby (including Group 3 and 2yo Group 2; RPR 117), half-brother to Italian 9.5f 2yo winner Sirya Star; dam unraced half-sister to a US 1m6f Grade 2 turf winner; trainer had a very promising 2yo debutant win (warm favourite) last month.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6

(3)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

18:15 Bath

Happy Chandler

9st 2lb

J: Marco Ghiani

T: Michael Blake

Modest form in two starts for Owen Burrows last summer; makes his stable debut (same owners) after eight months off having been gelded in the meantime; needs to raise his game.

14/1

6

(3)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

18:15 Bath

Happy Chandler

9st 2lb

J: Marco Ghiani

T: Michael Blake

Modest form in two starts for Owen Burrows last summer; makes his stable debut (same owners) after eight months off having been gelded in the meantime; needs to raise his game.

14/1

3rd

4

(2)

17th Aug 2023

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 5

16:20 Wolverhampton (AW)

Happy Chandler

9st 5lb

J: William Buick

T: Owen Burrows

Nicely bred, but proved green when eighth of ten on his Sandown debut (7f, good; 8-1) last month; no surprise if he showed more here.

6/1

Form: 2

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
16,000gns yearling; 33-1 for novice at Newbury (6.5f, good) three weeks ago but he seriously outperformed those odds when staying on steadily into second of 13 after a slow start (passed Overlooked close home); that form wouldn't trouble a useful newcomer but he looks sure to improve.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

3

(6)

24th Mar 2024

Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 5

14:30 Doncaster

Judge Frank

9st 7lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Heather Main

Beat all bar a smart rival at Newbury (6.5f, good) on debut; however, has failed to match that form in three subsequent starts and looks a far-from-solid option.

33/1

6th

3

(3)

19th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 4

16:20 Lingfield (AW)

Judge Frank

9st 4lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Heather Main

dwelt start, took keen hold, held up in last, in rear throughout

10/1

6th

3

(9)

16th Aug 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

14:45 Salisbury

Judge Frank

9st 7lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Heather Main

prominent, ridden and weakened over 1f out

6/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 7lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
45,000gns yearling; tenth foal; half-brother to six winners including Certain Lad (6f-1m2f including 2yo/Group 3; 114), Brandon Castle (1m4f-1m6f, 102; useful 2m hurdle), The Statesman (1m1f-1m2f; 99) and Gather Ye Rosebuds (1m2f; 98); trainer has few 2yo turf winners.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

11th

11

(4)

11th Aug 2023

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

16:49 Newmarket (July)

Standbackandlook

9st 7lb

J: David Egan

T: William Knight

66-1 for both races at 7f on good, at Sandown and Newbury, not showing a great deal for the immediate future; handicaps look more likely after this.

25/1

8th

9

(7)

21st Jul 2023

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

14:25 Newbury

Standbackandlook

9st 4lb

J: Marco Ghiani

T: William Knight

prominent

66/1

10th

8

(9)

7th Jul 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

15:40 Sandown

Standbackandlook

9st 7lb

J: Jefferson Smith

T: William Knight

held up in rear

33/1

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £112.20
Straight Forecast £149.08
Trifecta £401.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Arabian Crown

POSTDATA:

Starlore

Telegraph:

Devil's Point

The Guardian:

Devil's Point

The Times:

Starlore

D Express:

Starlore

NEWMARKET:

Arabian Crown

Daily Mail:

Arabian Crown

Daily Mirror:

Arabian Crown

The Sun:

Arabian Crown

The Star:

Arabian Crown

Daily Record:

Arabian Crown