October 12 / 16.30 Ayr

16.30

Heavy

Virgin Bet Daily Extra Places Handicap

  • Prize money: £4187.2
  • 0m 7f 50y
  • Class 5
  • 13 runners
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Virgin Bet Daily Extra Places Handicap

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Scattered showers

25/1 (Won)

  • Win: £31.50
  • Place: £7.00

Form: 827680

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 7lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 65

Form & Verdict
3yo who is now 6lb lower than when second over C&D in May but his form hasn't been at the same level on his four starts since (including here).
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4th

6

(4)

2nd Nov 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 5

18:15 Newcastle (AW)

Kelpie Grey

9st 8lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Jim Goldie

led

4/1

1st

9

(8)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

Kelpie Grey

9st 7lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Jim Goldie

3yo who is now 6lb lower than when second over C&D in May but his form hasn't been at the same level on his four starts since (including here).

25/1

10th

7

(8)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:00 Ayr

Kelpie Grey

9st 8lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Jim Goldie

Lightly raced 3yo who has run well on good to soft ground and is 3lb lower than when second of six here (7f, good) in May; however, he's failed to shine on his three starts since and is now 0-8; returns from break.

16/1

9/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 827604

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 6lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
0-10 but ran pretty well from the front to finish fourth when dropped back in trip over C&D (soft) last week; could make another bold bid.
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2nd

11

(6)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

Tremendous Times

9st 6lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Michael Dods

0-10 but ran pretty well from the front to finish fourth when dropped back in trip over C&D (soft) last week; could make another bold bid.

9/1

4th

6

(6)

3rd Oct 2023

Soft

0m 7f 50y

Class 6

15:57 Ayr

Tremendous Times

9st 11lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Michael Dods

led, edged right and headed over 1f out, weakened final 110yds

10/1

10th

8

(3)

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

16:35 Ayr

Tremendous Times

9st 7lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: Michael Dods

Eight-race maiden; suggested his turn might be near when second under very positive ride at Carlisle (1m1f, good to soft) in July but two lesser efforts have followed, the latter after he raced too freely in first-time cheekpieces (now removed); has a point to prove.

14/1

3/1

  • Place: £1.30

Form: 411132 CD BF

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict
Won three in a row over C&D (good to soft) this summer and has run well to be placed over C&D (good to soft/soft) the last twice; solid claims.
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4th

9

(3)

20th Oct 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

16:30 Redcar

Jkr Cobbler

9st 10lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

Won three in a row at Ayr (7f, good to soft) this summer and he's held his form well with placed efforts there in his last three runs; on same mark as for his close third on heavy ground last week and he's a big player on this drop back in grade.

5/1

3rd

10

(1)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

Jkr Cobbler

9st 7lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

Won three in a row over C&D (good to soft) this summer and has run well to be placed over C&D (good to soft/soft) the last twice; solid claims.

3/1

2nd

5

(9)

3rd Oct 2023

Soft

0m 7f 50y

Class 6

15:57 Ayr

Jkr Cobbler

9st 12lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

took keen hold, midfield, switched right and headway over 1f out, kept on and went second final 110yds

9/4

Form: 302753 D

Last run: 26 days

W: 10st 2lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 72

Form & Verdict
11yo who returned to form when third off this mark at Musselburgh (7f, good to soft) last month; also effective on soft ground; patchy profile this year and he likes Musselburgh, but he's not ruled out.
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2nd

1

(12)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 6y

Class 5

14:52 Catterick

Muntadab

9st 13lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Roger Fell & Sean Murray

started quickly, led

4/1

2nd

7

(4)

28th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 6y

Class 4

17:28 Doncaster

Muntadab

9st 8lb

J: Ben Curtis

T: Roger Fell & Sean Murray

led, headed over 1f out, no extra final 110yds

12/1

4th

1

(4)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

Muntadab

10st 2lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Roger Fell & Sean Murray

11yo who returned to form when third off this mark at Musselburgh (7f, good to soft) last month; also effective on soft ground; patchy profile this year and he likes Musselburgh, but he's not ruled out.

8/1

5th
12 (3)
Obee Jo

15/2

Form: 147842 D

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 62

Form & Verdict
His last three wins have come at Catterick, where he went close last time out (7f, soft); 0-4 here but he is capable of running well at courses other than Catterick and he's not ruled out.
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9th

7

(4)

31st Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 6y

Class 5

14:52 Catterick

Obee Jo

9st 3lb

J: Alex Fielding

T: Tim Easterby

midfield

7/1

5th

12

(3)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

Obee Jo

9st 6lb

J: David Allan

T: Tim Easterby

His last three wins have come at Catterick, where he went close last time out (7f, soft); 0-4 here but he is capable of running well at courses other than Catterick and he's not ruled out.

15/2

2nd

2

(9)

23rd Sep 2023

Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

17:50 Catterick

Obee Jo

9st 8lb

J: Connor Murtagh

T: Tim Easterby

soon in rear, headway and switched to near side over 2f out, slightly hampered over 1f out, went second when unbalanced inside final furlong, pressed leader inside final 110yds, kept on

6/1

10/1

Form: 0-2384

Last run: 83 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 72

Form & Verdict
3yo who wasn't at his best on his last few starts and perhaps 6f is his optimum trip; however, he returns from a break today and his peak form has come on soft ground; not discounted.
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8th

1

(8)

6th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Hour By Hour

9st 9lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: Iain Jardine

Handicapped to go well but racing keenly continues to hold him back and best efforts have been on turf.

14/1

6th

8

(7)

25th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 5

15:55 Southwell (AW)

Hour By Hour

9st 5lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: Iain Jardine

Too keen when last of 12 at Newcastle four weeks ago; handicapped to go well but the yard may have stronger claims with After John.

20/1

12th

3

(4)

28th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

19:00 Newcastle (AW)

Hour By Hour

9st 7lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: Iain Jardine

took keen hold, led

10/1

9/1

Form: 971386 CD

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 12lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict
Five handicap wins this season (good/good to firm), including over C&D, and he's run fair races here the last twice; however, testing ground is a worry as he was well beaten in July on his sole encounter with soft going.
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7th

5

(11)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

B Associates

9st 12lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Jim Goldie

Five handicap wins this season (good/good to firm), including over C&D, and he's run fair races here the last twice; however, testing ground is a worry as he was well beaten in July on his sole encounter with soft going.

9/1

6th

14

(2)

23rd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 7f 50y

Class 4

16:45 Ayr

B Associates

9st 2lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Jim Goldie

Five handicap wins this season, including over C&D; the latest success came at Carlisle (7f, good) at the end of August and he recorded another sound effort there (7f again) when third ten days ago; made late headway from the rear for a never-dangerous eighth of 20 in the Bronze Cup here on Friday and will be suited by the return to 7f.

14/1

8th

61

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

15:25 Ayr

B Associates

8st 11lb

T: Jim Goldie

3yo who has won five times this year (good/good to firm), four of them at 7f (including here) and one over 6f; good third at Carlisle (7f, good to soft) latest and the fast pace in this big field will be a plus; chance.

14/1

OUR TIP

5/1

Form: 323532

Last run: 27 days

W: 10st 0lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 72

Form & Verdict
0-7 but this 3yo went close at Chester (7f, good to soft) last month in just her second handicap; has run well on soft ground and she's one to consider in first-time cheekpieces.
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7th

7

(2)

1st Mar 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 4

19:00 Newcastle (AW)

Agnes Grey

9st 2lb

J: Jason Hart

T: John & Sean Quinn

Similar type to August, being 0-8; absent since October; has some placed form over 7f on turf, peak effort when close second in Chester handicap (7f Class 5) on penultimate start; has a fighting chance provided she takes well to Tapeta.

9/2

8th

3

(7)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

Agnes Grey

10st 0lb

J: Jason Hart

T: John Quinn

0-7 but this 3yo went close at Chester (7f, good to soft) last month in just her second handicap; has run well on soft ground and she's one to consider in first-time cheekpieces.

5/1

14/1

Form: 140700

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 11lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 69

Form & Verdict
3yo who has plenty to prove in terms of current form but he won a novice at Pontefract (6f) in April on his sole encounter with soft ground, and the return to a testing surface offers a chink of hope.
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9th

6

(13)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

Indian Falcon

9st 11lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Richard Fahey

3yo who has plenty to prove in terms of current form but he won a novice at Pontefract (6f) in April on his sole encounter with soft ground, and the return to a testing surface offers a chink of hope.

14/1

65

22nd Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

15:25 Ayr

Indian Falcon

8st 10lb

T: Richard Fahey

12th

12

(9)

13th Sep 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 4

18:15 Southwell (AW)

Indian Falcon

8st 9lb

J: Connor Murtagh

T: Richard Fahey

6f novice winner on turf in the spring; has failed to progress in handicaps since, including over 7f; dropping down the weights only steadily and has enough to prove back up in distance on AW debut.

25/1

Form: 143074

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 11lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict
In a first-time hood (retained) he kept on for a 5l fourth at Hamilton (6f, good to soft) last month, having been detached at halfway; ran well on yielding to soft ground when trained in Ireland; worth another crack at 7f and he's not ruled out.
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7th

12

(2)

13th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

18:30 Newcastle (AW)

Secret Road

8st 10lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Tristan Davidson

C&D winner off 3lb lower in November; near miss at Southwell the following month and he's hit the frame in 6f handicaps the last twice; should go well again.

8/1

3rd

4

(1)

5th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 5

20:30 Southwell (AW)

Secret Road

9st 6lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Tristan Davidson

Made all at Newcastle in November and then went close over C&D; ran another solid race back at Newcastle three weeks ago; hard to leave out of calculations.

9/1

3rd

9

(4)

16th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

19:00 Newcastle (AW)

Secret Road

8st 7lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Tristan Davidson

Made all to win a C&D handicap in November and then went desperately close at Southwell last month; disappointed behind The Caltonian here 19 days ago though and needs to leave that behind him.

8/1

33/1

Form: 840309 C

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
On a competitive mark on this year's best efforts here (5f/6f, including on soft ground); however, he's been well beaten the last twice and his stamina isn't guaranteed now back up in trip; cheekpieces go on.
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11th

13

(9)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

Wrecked It Ralph

9st 0lb

J: Owen Lewis

T: R Mike Smith

On a competitive mark on this year's best efforts here (5f/6f, including on soft ground); however, he's been well beaten the last twice and his stamina isn't guaranteed now back up in trip; cheekpieces go on.

33/1

9th

9

(3)

2nd Oct 2023

Soft

0m 5f 7y

Class 5

17:10 Hamilton

Wrecked It Ralph

8st 9lb

J: Shane Gray

T: R Mike Smith

in rear towards far side throughout, lost touch over 1f out

12/1

10th

7

(9)

12th Aug 2023

Good To Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

18:07 Ayr

Wrecked It Ralph

9st 10lb

J: Paddy Mathers

T: R Mike Smith

dwelt start, towards rear

5/1

12th
8 (10)
Ignac Lamar

20/1

Form: 725730

Last run: 107 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict
Best form for Rod Millman came on AW; well beaten in June on final outing for that yard (6f, good to firm; sold for 13,000gns since) and he's unraced on slow turf; however, he was a good third at Leicester (7f, good to firm) two starts ago and is not written off on his stable debut.
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1st

3

(6)

27th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

20:30 Southwell (AW)

Ignac Lamar

9st 9lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: Jim Goldie

Two Tapeta wins, the latest over C&D last January; some ups and downs since but now on a 10lb lower mark and nearly made it pay at Wolverhampton last month despite giving his rivals a head start; major contender.

4/1

3rd

10

(10)

26th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

19:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Ignac Lamar

9st 5lb

J: Robert Havlin

T: Jim Goldie

Placed over this trip at Newcastle on his penultimate start but ran poorly at the same track three weeks ago; others appeal more.

14/1

11th

4

(10)

4th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:40 Newcastle (AW)

Ignac Lamar

9st 7lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: Jim Goldie

Dual Tapeta winner (6f) who is well handicapped on his best form for Rod Millman; made a low-key start for this yard in October but he travelled smoothly for a long way when third of 12 over C&D last month; that was much more like it and he's a big player if he can build on that.

7/2

10/1

Form: 323823

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 13lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 71

Form & Verdict
0-8 and well beaten when placed in 7f maidens the last twice (good to firm/good to soft) but he's on a competitive mark now back in a handicap and has shown promise on soft ground; might not be far away.
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13th

4

(5)

12th Oct 2023

Heavy

0m 7f 50y

Class 5

16:30 Ayr

Hills Of Gold

9st 13lb

J: Graham Lee

T: Michael Dods

0-8 and well beaten when placed in 7f maidens the last twice (good to firm/good to soft) but he's on a competitive mark now back in a handicap and has shown promise on soft ground; might not be far away.

10/1

3rd

5

(1)

27th Sep 2023

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

15:50 Redcar

Hills Of Gold

9st 7lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Michael Dods

Placed in four of his last five starts, two of those in nurseries; 6l second when returned to maiden company at Carlisle (7f, good to soft) latest; should be involved but remains vulnerable in this company for win purposes.

11/2

2nd

3

(5)

13th Sep 2023

Good To Soft

0m 6f 195y

Class 5

16:25 Carlisle

Hills Of Gold

9st 7lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Michael Dods

Placed in his first three starts after returning in April, his best effort when beaten half a length on handicap debut here (7.7f, good to firm) in May (form worked out very well); didn't appear to stay when eighth of ten at Ayr (1m2f, good to soft) last time and should appreciate the return to this trip; respected.

7/2

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Payout
Exacta £279.20
Straight Forecast £178.33
Tricast £421.43
Trifecta £995.50

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Jkr Cobbler

The Times:

Agnes Grey

POSTDATA:

B Associates

The Sun:

Tremendous Times

D Express:

Hour By Hour

Daily Mirror:

Agnes Grey

The Guardian:

B Associates

RP RATINGS:

Jkr Cobbler

Telegraph:

Jkr Cobbler

Daily Mail:

Jkr Cobbler

The Star:

Jkr Cobbler

Daily Record:

Jkr Cobbler