October 30 / 19.30 Newcastle (AW)

19.30

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BetUK. Home Of The Acca-Fenwa Handicap

  • Prize money: £3140.4
  • 0m 6f 0y
  • Class 6
  • 12 runners
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BetUK. Home Of The Acca-Fenwa Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Showers

9/2 (Won)

  • Win: £4.34
  • Place: £1.50

Form: 342124 BF

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 3lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Won at Wolverhampton (7f, Tapeta) in August and and has continued in good form here (7f) and at Wolverhampton (7f) the next twice; this 3yo has shaped as though a sprint trip is worth a go and he could be in the mix.
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

1

(7)

23rd Mar 2024

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

18:45 Wolverhampton (AW)

Bernie The Bear

9st 9lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Linda Perratt

Another solid effort for this yard when fourth over 7f here on Tuesday (trouble in running); can win races at this level and more appealing than many.

9/4

4th

3

(7)

19th Mar 2024

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0m 7f 36y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Bernie The Bear

9st 6lb

J: Ben Coen

T: Linda Perratt

C&D winner; yet to strike for new stable but he's been threatening, most recently finishing second at Newcastle 12 days ago (6f); major player in this line-up.

7/2

2nd

2

(5)

7th Mar 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Bernie The Bear

9st 9lb

J: Daniel Tudhope

T: Linda Perratt

0-5 since joining this yard, but is back off the same mark as when winning on his final start for Richard Fahey at Wolverhampton (6f, Tapeta) in December, while his record over C&D reads 123; interesting.

13/2

20/1

  • Place: £5.40

Form: 513860 CD

Last run: 83 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
There's a doubt regarding his current form in view of his three runs this summer (one over C&D); however, he's well treated judged on his C&D efforts earlier in the year and is not written off back from a break.
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6th

5

(9)

17th Jan 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

16:05 Newcastle (AW)

Kraken Florida

9st 9lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: John Wainwright

Sole win came narrowly over C&D this time last year and Paul Mulrennan got another good tune out of him when runner-up last time (also C&D); has another short break to overcome but is a player.

13/2

2nd

8

(8)

30th Oct 2023

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Kraken Florida

9st 1lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: John Wainwright

There's a doubt regarding his current form in view of his three runs this summer (one over C&D); however, he's well treated judged on his C&D efforts earlier in the year and is not written off back from a break.

20/1

2nd

8

(8)

30th Oct 2023

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Kraken Florida

9st 1lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: John Wainwright

There's a doubt regarding his current form in view of his three runs this summer (one over C&D); however, he's well treated judged on his C&D efforts earlier in the year and is not written off back from a break.

20/1

3/1

  • Place: £1.50

Form: 565231 CD

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 10lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
Went close twice in a row here last month then won over C&D last time; has a modest 2-32 strike-rate and she can be slowly away, but this bang-in-form filly has to be respected back up 3lb for last time.
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4th

7

(10)

8th Apr 2024

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mumcat

9st 3lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

Has record of 2-42 but both wins have come on Tapeta and she's finished placed at Southwell (6f) and Newcastle (5f) in last three runs; has wide draw back at this track but she could go well again on this step back up in trip; reapplied cheekpieces replace blinkers.

9/1

4th

7

(10)

8th Apr 2024

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mumcat

9st 3lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

Has record of 2-42 but both wins have come on Tapeta and she's finished placed at Southwell (6f) and Newcastle (5f) in last three runs; has wide draw back at this track but she could go well again on this step back up in trip; reapplied cheekpieces replace blinkers.

9/1

3rd

9

(4)

22nd Mar 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:45 Newcastle (AW)

Mumcat

9st 0lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

6f winner at this venue who has run well on last two starts; blinkers fitted on this drop back to 5f and may again find one or two too good.

9/1

14/1

Form: 907873

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
No better than sixth on his first 16 runs before a close third at 66-1 over C&D a fortnight ago; not discounted, but it was a weak race last time and it remains to be seen if he'll back up that performance.
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12th

12

(12)

10th Apr 2024

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

17:20 Wolverhampton (AW)

Fighting Chance

9st 3lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: Simon West

Poor, longstanding maiden who's lost his way again after a better spell last autumn; makes little appeal from the outside stall.

50/1

12th

12

(12)

10th Apr 2024

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

17:20 Wolverhampton (AW)

Fighting Chance

9st 3lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: Simon West

Poor, longstanding maiden who's lost his way again after a better spell last autumn; makes little appeal from the outside stall.

50/1

7th

9

(7)

25th Mar 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Fighting Chance

10st 7lb

J: Miss Pippa Brown

T: Simon West

26-race maiden who has generally struggled this year and he failed to beat a rival after missing the break over C&D last time; opposable.

25/1

Form: 333274 BF

Last run: 44 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
11-race maiden who makes AW debut; however, he's run some good races this year (including last time) and might not be far away.
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8th

6

(6)

7th Nov 2023

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0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Malham Tarn Cove

9st 3lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Steph Hollinshead

took keen hold, pressed leader

10/1

5th

6

(5)

30th Oct 2023

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Malham Tarn Cove

9st 2lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Steph Hollinshead

11-race maiden who makes AW debut; however, he's run some good races this year (including last time) and might not be far away.

9/1

5th

6

(5)

30th Oct 2023

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Malham Tarn Cove

9st 2lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Steph Hollinshead

11-race maiden who makes AW debut; however, he's run some good races this year (including last time) and might not be far away.

9/1

OUR TIP

Form: 523233 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict
Running consistently well in defeat of late and was a good third in a 0-60 over C&D ten days ago; runs in a 0-55 today and has solid claims.
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4th

8

(10)

9th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

15:15 Thirsk

The Gay Blade

9st 3lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Iain Jardine

Began the year with two easy wins on AW (6f and 7f); his form has dipped the last twice but he's back down the weights and 6f on slow ground won't faze him; one to consider.

10/1

4th

8

(10)

9th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

15:15 Thirsk

The Gay Blade

9st 3lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Iain Jardine

Began the year with two easy wins on AW (6f and 7f); his form has dipped the last twice but he's back down the weights and 6f on slow ground won't faze him; one to consider.

10/1

9th

4

(9)

22nd Mar 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:15 Newcastle (AW)

The Gay Blade

9st 7lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Iain Jardine

Has won twice on turf and twice on AW since 2022; below best on most recent start over C&D and may well find one or two too good again.

10/1

6/1

Form: 816533

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict
0-14 on AW but won on turf in August and close third on Tapeta elsewhere (5f/6f) the last twice; also effective here; can be thereabouts once more.
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1st

3

(3)

10th Apr 2024

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0m 5f 21y

Class 6

14:05 Wolverhampton (AW)

Basholo

9st 9lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Stella Barclay

Two C&D wins to her name already this year, latterly for Alex Jary, and is 3lb lower off her revised mark than under a penalty here three weeks ago; no obvious reason why she won't go well again.

3/1

1st

3

(3)

10th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

14:05 Wolverhampton (AW)

Basholo

9st 9lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Stella Barclay

midfield on inner, steady headway halfway, went second over 1f out, ridden and led inside final 110yds, ran on

3/1

5th

2

(4)

19th Mar 2024

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

18:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Basholo

9st 9lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Stella Barclay

She was winning for the second time over C&D this year when seeing off seven rivals last week, getting a clear run through as Aces Wild met trouble; effectively 7lb higher and while she should run her race, she's no banker to confirm the placings.

7/2

10/1

Form: 809804

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
0-18 since winning on debut in 2021 and has struggled for the vast majority of this year; however, having dropped down the weights he was a fair fourth over C&D a fortnight ago and is not ruled out now another 2lb lower.
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5th

10

(10)

11th Apr 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Fai Fai

9st 0lb

J: William Cox

T: Daniel Steele

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, weakened gradually inside final furlong

12/1

5th

10

(10)

11th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Fai Fai

9st 0lb

J: William Cox

T: Daniel Steele

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, weakened gradually inside final furlong

12/1

8/1

Form: 192110 D BF

Last run: 70 days

W: 9st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 53

Form & Verdict
Three wins at Catterick this summer and has had a break since flopping there in August; however, hasn't shone on his four AW starts, all of them here.
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9th

3

(9)

30th Oct 2023

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Quercus

9st 7lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Ann Duffield

Three wins at Catterick this summer and has had a break since flopping there in August; however, hasn't shone on his four AW starts, all of them here.

8/1

9th

3

(9)

30th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Quercus

9st 7lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Ann Duffield

Three wins at Catterick this summer and has had a break since flopping there in August; however, hasn't shone on his four AW starts, all of them here.

8/1

11th

1

(1)

21st Aug 2023

Soft

0m 5f 212y

Class 6

16:45 Catterick

Quercus

10st 0lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Ann Duffield

Won this two years ago and was second last season; now a five-time C&D winner following victories here the last twice (good to soft/good) and he's in the form of his life; leading claims.

3/1

33/1

Form: 270700 CD

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 0lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Two-time C&D winner but this 10yo is 0-28 since scoring here in October 2021 and has been out of form on his last few starts.
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12th

9

(2)

13th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Muatadel

9st 9lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: John Wainwright

Veteran with a modest strike-rate on AW; not at his best when last seen and others have more obvious claims.

66/1

10th

10

(7)

30th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Muatadel

9st 0lb

J: Ryan Sexton

T: John Wainwright

Two-time C&D winner but this 10yo is 0-28 since scoring here in October 2021 and has been out of form on his last few starts.

33/1

10th

10

(7)

30th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Muatadel

9st 0lb

J: Ryan Sexton

T: John Wainwright

Two-time C&D winner but this 10yo is 0-28 since scoring here in October 2021 and has been out of form on his last few starts.

33/1

11th
11 (4)
Genevieve

20/1

Form: 665766

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Has run the odd fair race this season but she's a 15-race maiden who needs something extra if she's to get off the mark.
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11th

11

(4)

30th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Genevieve

9st 0lb

J: Liam Wright

T: Jim Goldie

Has run the odd fair race this season but she's a 15-race maiden who needs something extra if she's to get off the mark.

20/1

11th

11

(4)

30th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Genevieve

9st 0lb

J: Liam Wright

T: Jim Goldie

Has run the odd fair race this season but she's a 15-race maiden who needs something extra if she's to get off the mark.

20/1

6th

8

(5)

17th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Genevieve

9st 4lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Jim Goldie

Unplaced in all starts and, although not entirely disgraced at Musselburgh yesterday, hasn't really been hinting that a win was imminent.

12/1

12th
12 (12)
Ank Marvin

50/1

Form: 8/6-8

Last run: 61 days

W: 9st 0lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Triple-figure odds and showed very little across his three starts for Brett Johnson; improvement needed from this 4yo on handicap/stable debut.
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7th

8

(8)

9th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

14:02 Wolverhampton (AW)

Ank Marvin

9st 3lb

J: Shane Gray

T: Colin Teague

dwelt start, held up in rear, outpaced 2f out, kept on inside final 110yds, no telling impression

50/1

11th

1

(6)

17th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 5f 0y

Class 6

14:55 Newcastle (AW)

Ank Marvin

9st 9lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Colin Teague

Seemingly did a bit better at Southwell (5f) 12 days ago but still finished behind Shaka and he's not certain to build on that.

50/1

6th

11

(5)

5th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 4f 214y

Class 6

14:57 Southwell (AW)

Ank Marvin

8st 11lb

J: Shane Gray

T: Colin Teague

slowly away, took keen hold, in touch with leaders

100/1

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Payout
Exacta £67.20
Straight Forecast £62.35
Tricast £178.51
Trifecta £269.80

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Mumcat

D Express:

Kraken Florida

RP RATINGS:

Basholo

Daily Mail:

Bernie The Bear

POSTDATA:

The Gay Blade

Telegraph:

Fai Fai

The Star:

Kraken Florida

The Times:

Mumcat

Daily Mirror:

Mumcat

The Sun:

Mumcat

Daily Record:

Mumcat

The Guardian:

Basholo