August 24 / 18.30 Chelmsford (AW)

18.30

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Racing Welfare Classified Stakes

  • Prize money: £3637.62
  • 1m 0f 0y
  • Class 6
  • 11 runners
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Racing Welfare Classified Stakes

Runners: 11 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Mostly cloudy

8/1 (Won)

Form: 352344 BF

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Now 0-24 but has reached the frame in six of his last seven starts, including on Polytrack; likely to be involved for minor honours again but the wait will probably go on.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

8

(11)

19th Oct 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Shabs

9st 4lb

J: Ben Curtis

T: Joseph Parr

Off the mark at the 25th attempt when making all over C&D (classified event) in August but he was disappointing back in a handicap here last month; bit to prove again after that and he's had no luck with the draw.

8/1

7th

2

(6)

14th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Shabs

9st 7lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Joseph Parr

Off the mark at the 25th attempt when making all in a classified event over C&D three weeks ago; should remain competitive at this level.

5/2

1st

8

(8)

24th Aug 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Shabs

9st 9lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Joseph Parr

Now 0-24 but has reached the frame in six of his last seven starts, including on Polytrack; likely to be involved for minor honours again but the wait will probably go on.

8/1

OUR TIP
2nd
2 (3)
Adace

9/2

Form: 663741 C

Last run: 11 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
Polytrack winner who got her head back in front in handicap company at Windsor (1m) 11 days ago; another prominent showing is on the cards.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

9

(1)

28th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

16:45 Brighton

Adace

9st 6lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Dean Ivory

visibility reduced by sea-fret

7/1

7th

9

(1)

28th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 216y

Class 6

16:45 Brighton

Adace

9st 6lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Dean Ivory

visibility reduced by sea-fret

7/1

Form: 497093

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 42

Form & Verdict
Placed for the first time in her 15-race career when 6l third to Belo Horizonte at Yamouth (1m) last week; enjoys a 12lb swing in the weights (excluding jockey claims) with that rival but it doesn't look enough.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

12

(12)

9th May 2024

Soft

0m 6f 210y

Class 6

16:23 Brighton

Fast Flo

9st 0lb

J: Joey Haynes

T: Christine Dunnett

outpaced in rear, kept on from over 1f out, no telling impression

33/1

9th

12

(12)

9th May 2024

Soft

0m 6f 210y

Class 6

16:23 Brighton

Fast Flo

9st 0lb

J: Joey Haynes

T: Christine Dunnett

outpaced in rear

33/1

12th

12

(12)

13th Apr 2024

Good

1m 0f 3y

Class 6

15:40 Yarmouth

Fast Flo

8st 9lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Christine Dunnett

Maiden who was in the frame in three of her last four starts in 2023 but will probably find there are stouter stayers back over 1m on reappearance.

14/1

20/1

Form: 136007 CD

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
Won a C&D handicap in January but has struggled badly in recent starts, including well behind Belo Horizonte at Yarmouth last week; remains to be seen if a return to Polytrack sparks a revival.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

17

23rd Oct 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

16:35 Wolverhampton (AW)

James Bradley

8st 8lb

T: Charlie Wallis

slowly into stride, in rear

16/1

8th

9

(5)

10th Oct 2023

Good To Firm

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

15:30 Brighton

James Bradley

8st 11lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Charlie Wallis

midfield

5/1

2nd

9

(1)

21st Sep 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Chelmsford (AW)

James Bradley

8st 11lb

J: David Egan

T: Charlie Wallis

Won a small-field 1m handicap here in January off a 6lb higher mark; harder to enthuse over on recent evidence; accessories left off today.

20/1

Form: 088354 D

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
Respectable fourth in C&D handicap last week and in the first three on her last four attempts at 0-50 classified level, including a win at Wolverhampton in March; likely to be thereabouts.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7

(6)

21st Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

18:30 Southwell (AW)

Twistaline

9st 5lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Michael Appleby

Won two C&D handicaps at Southwell in January; tried 1m3f two runs back and not a lot went to plan over Wolverhampton's 8.6f ten days ago; she's of interest back here off what remains a competitive mark.

14/1

7th

8

(8)

11th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Twistaline

9st 4lb

J: Alistair Rawlinson

T: Michael Appleby

Won two 1m handicaps at Southwell in January; didn't look solely the fault of the 1m3f trip when disappointing last month but she's bounced back from quiet runs before.

10/1

9th

7

15th Feb 2024

Standard

1m 3f 23y

Class 6

16:53 Southwell (AW)

Twistaline

9st 8lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Michael Appleby

Suited by this surface and has had a good winter on the whole; yet to race beyond 9.5f; wasn't as effective at Lingfield (1m, Polytrack) latest but she is not ruled out now trying this new trip back at this track.

10/1

Form: 86/793

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
Comfortably his best effort since returning from an absence when third of 14 in 1m Bath classified event in first-time cheekpieces (retained) 29 days ago; needs to prove he can back that up now returning to AW (well beaten in two previous attempts).
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

9

(6)

13th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 51y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

The Grey Bandit

9st 3lb

J: Jonathan Fisher

T: John Stimpson

Good first run in cheekpieces when third in a Bath classified event but below that level since on the AW; headgear off now; not wildly appealing.

25/1

7th

12

(3)

18th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

The Grey Bandit

9st 0lb

J: Jonathan Fisher

T: John Stimpson

Good first run in cheekpieces when third in a Bath classified event but below that level since on the AW; not wildly appealing.

25/1

8th

8

(10)

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

1m 1f 104y

Class 6

15:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

The Grey Bandit

9st 3lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: John Stimpson

Close up in 1m Bath classified event in first-time cheekpieces in July; twice below that level on the AW since, with and without cheekpieces; possible stamina doubts further reduce his appeal.

14/1

Form: 064475 C

Last run: 37 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict
Raced mainly on AW; respectable fifth in 1m2f Lingfield handicap last time; each-way claims.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

9th

9

(2)

26th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 4f 0y

Class 6

16:20 Lingfield (AW)

Hanoverian King

9st 3lb

J: George Wood

T: Simon Pearce

Sole win in 19 starts came at Chelmsford (7f, Polytrack) as a 3yo; cheekpieces are now given a go, but something to prove tackling this far for the first time.

20/1

8th

8

(12)

20th Dec 2023

Standard

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

15:30 Lingfield (AW)

Hanoverian King

9st 0lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: Simon Pearce

Mixed record and although he has enough ability to feature at this level, he's easy enough to swerve from the widest stall.

16/1

Form: 788957

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 43

Form & Verdict
Exposed as a poor maiden and vulnerable again; has a first-time tongue-strap added to his refitted cheekpieces.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

12th

6

(9)

8th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Lingfield

Heerathetrack

9st 8lb

J: George Rooke

T: Mark Usher

ducked left start, raced near side, prominent

9/2

2nd

5

(8)

23rd May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

20:22 Chelmsford (AW)

Heerathetrack

9st 8lb

J: George Rooke

T: Mark Usher

towards rear

7/2

2nd

5

(8)

23rd May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

20:22 Chelmsford (AW)

Heerathetrack

9st 8lb

J: George Rooke

T: Mark Usher

towards rear

7/2

Form: 40-060

Last run: 35 days

W: 9st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 44

Form & Verdict
His last win was on AW (7f) in December 2020; did have some close calls at Yarmouth last summer but he hasn't got competitive in three outings this year
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

12

(11)

7th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Lincoln Red

9st 0lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Olly Williams

towards rear

33/1

9th

6

(5)

24th Aug 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Lincoln Red

9st 9lb

J: Jack Mitchell

T: Olly Williams

His last win was on AW (7f) in December 2020; did have some close calls at Yarmouth last summer but he hasn't got competitive in three outings this year

33/1

25/1

Form: 9000

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Well beaten on all four starts, including tailed off behind Belo Horizonte at Yarmouth (1m) last week; new blinkers need to transform him.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

10th

7

(6)

24th Aug 2023

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Lite And Airy

9st 9lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: S Woods

Well beaten on all four starts, including tailed off behind Belo Horizonte at Yarmouth (1m) last week; new blinkers need to transform him.

25/1

10th

4

(8)

16th Aug 2023

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 6

15:00 Yarmouth

Lite And Airy

9st 9lb

J: Darragh Keenan

T: S Woods

in touch with leaders

14/1

11th

2

(12)

25th Jul 2023

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

20:20 Chelmsford (AW)

Lite And Airy

10st 1lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: S Woods

Big prices and out with the washing in two starts over 1m2f, on Tapeta and turf; handicaps more suitable when qualified.

100/1

Form: 856311 D

Last run: 3 days

W: 10st 1lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
His form has taken off since fitted with cheekpieces, looking unlucky on AW at Wolverhampton before easily winning 0-50 classified events on fast turf at Yarmouth (1m) and Lingfield (7f) in recent days; hard to beat again assuming his recent busy spell doesn't catch up with him.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

9

(3)

26th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 5

15:35 Lingfield (AW)

Belo Horizonte

9st 7lb

J: Neil Callan

T: Richard Spencer

Fast-improving 3yo who has won four times in a row, the last twice over C&D; moves up in grade today but was nicely in command in the closing stages here three weeks ago and it's very hard to tell when his progress with level off.

6/4

1st

1

(1)

6th Sep 2023

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 6

16:50 Lingfield (AW)

Belo Horizonte

10st 0lb

J: Neil Callan

T: Richard Spencer

Looked unlucky when third in Wolverhampton classified contest last month and so it proved, he's 3-3 since; allocated 6lb penalty for beating Al Tarfa with good bit in hand over C&D last week but is actually just 2lb higher; tough to beat.

4/7

1st

1

(10)

30th Aug 2023

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 6

15:22 Lingfield (AW)

Belo Horizonte

9st 12lb

J: Neil Callan

T: Richard Spencer

midfield, headway on outer 2f out, led over 1f out, pushed along and went clear final furlong, easily

7/4

Non-runners

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Payout
Straight Forecast £6.13

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Belo Horizonte

The Times:

Adace

POSTDATA:

Shabs

RP RATINGS:

Belo Horizonte

NEWMARKET:

Belo Horizonte

Telegraph:

Belo Horizonte

The Guardian:

Belo Horizonte

Daily Mail:

Belo Horizonte

D Express:

Belo Horizonte

Daily Mirror:

Belo Horizonte

The Sun:

Belo Horizonte

The Star:

Belo Horizonte

Daily Record:

Adace