November 25 / 15.30 Lingfield (AW)

15.30

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  • Prize money: £3873.16
  • 0m 6f 1y
  • Class 5
  • 11 runners
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Runners: 11 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Polytrack

Weather: Partly cloudy

Form: 218854 D

Last run: 38 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 70

Form & Verdict
AW career rather petered out after making a winning debut for Ed Walker at Kempton (6f) in January but he isn't badly treated if he can revive for new yard following 22,000gns sale.
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7th

7

(8)

15th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

19:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Libra Tiger

9st 5lb

J: Paddy Bradley

T: Laura Mongan

Ran right up to his best when second of eight at Kempton six weeks ago; this looks a stronger race though and others are more appealing for win purposes.

16/1

2nd

2

(7)

3rd Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

18:00 Kempton (AW)

Libra Tiger

9st 8lb

J: Daniel Muscutt

T: Laura Mongan

took keen hold, midfield, lost ground over 3f out

9/2

9th

3

(5)

20th Dec 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 5

13:45 Lingfield (AW)

Libra Tiger

9st 8lb

J: George Rooke

T: Laura Mongan

took keen hold, towards rear

14/1

Form: 085342

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 9lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 68

Form & Verdict
All four wins at 5f on turf but she didn't appear to have a problem with the return to 6f (only her second attempt at the trip) at Wolverhampton last week when losing out on the line; back up 1lb; major player.
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5th

1

(10)

23rd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 4

16:55 Wolverhampton (AW)

Star Of Lady M

9st 11lb

J: Daniel Tudhope

T: David O’Meara

She has won twice at Lingfield this winter (6f and 5f), both impressively and when ridden by Oisin Murphy; widest draw and a 5lb rise for her latest success could leave her vulnerable this time.

9/2

1

15th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 4

15:47 Southwell (AW)

Star Of Lady M

9st 11lb

T: David O’Meara

1st

1

(3)

8th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 5f 6y

Class 5

16:45 Lingfield (AW)

Star Of Lady M

9st 9lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: David O’Meara

Not that consistent but she ran Night On Earth to a length here 15 days ago and can't be left out of calculations.

7/2

OUR TIP

Form: 584344 D

Last run: 7 days

W: 9st 8lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 67

Form & Verdict
Holding her form well despite a busy season, coming from off the pace to take fourth over 6f and 5f at Wolverhampton on last two starts; hasn't beaten many rivals on rare Polytrack ventures, however, and needs to show she acts on the surface.
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4th

1

(4)

30th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

20:00 Southwell (AW)

Sarahs Verse

9st 9lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: Ronald Harris

Favourably treated and drops into a Class 6 for the first time since April 2021; beaten just over a length into fifth of 11 at Wolverhampton (6f, Tapeta) last time, but record of 1-20 on AW is a concern.

9/2

5th

4

(9)

12th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 5

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Sarahs Verse

9st 13lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: Ronald Harris

She was rated much higher 12 months ago; running creditably when last seen without looking like exploiting the drop down the handicap; could prove vulnerable again.

8/1

3

(9)

25th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 5

15:30 Lingfield (AW)

Sarahs Verse

9st 8lb

J: David Egan

T: Ronald Harris

Holding her form well despite a busy season, coming from off the pace to take fourth over 6f and 5f at Wolverhampton on last two starts; hasn't beaten many rivals on rare Polytrack ventures, however, and needs to show she acts on the surface.

10/1

Form: 841944 CD

Last run: 31 days

W: 9st 8lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict
Seven C&D wins but the prominent racers were always going a stride too quick for him when fourth of 11 in his latest handicap in September (under Oisin Murphy, now on Star Of Lady M); needs to be right on his game to win.
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6th

1

23rd Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 6

16:50 Lingfield (AW)

Swiss Pride

9st 9lb

J: Sean Levey

T: Roger Teal

Prolific course winner; all nine career wins have come over 6f but he stays this far, as when third over C&D 18 days ago (visored first time, retained); each-way claims back down in grade.

6/1

3rd

9

(6)

5th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 5

13:45 Lingfield (AW)

Swiss Pride

8st 10lb

J: David Probert

T: Roger Teal

All of his nine wins have been at 6f on AW including seven at this track; 0-7 over this trip but that includes three placed efforts and he's now 2lb lower than for his last success; new headgear is tried and he has possibilities if he gets some luck.

11/2

5th

2

(5)

17th Jan 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:00 Kempton (AW)

Swiss Pride

11st 2lb

J: Miss Megan Jordan

T: Roger Teal

Most wins on Lingfield's Polytrack; only 1-12 at Kempton but ties in with McCauley's Tavern on C&D running two weeks ago and enters the reckoning; on last winning mark and Megan Jordan takes off 5lb.

11/2

Form: 134111 D

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 67

Form & Verdict
Four of five wins came in the second half of 2023, over 6f and 5f on turf, and he reached new heights for the latest of them in October; had excuses for defeat in his one previous AW handicap but will do well to reproduce his grass form on Polytrack debut from the widest draw.
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5

(12)

25th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 5

15:30 Lingfield (AW)

On Edge

9st 8lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Christopher Mason

Four of five wins came in the second half of 2023, over 6f and 5f on turf, and he reached new heights for the latest of them in October; had excuses for defeat in his one previous AW handicap but will do well to reproduce his grass form on Polytrack debut from the widest draw.

6/1

1st

3

(2)

9th Oct 2023

Good

0m 6f 12y

Class 6

17:22 Windsor

On Edge

9st 11lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: Christopher Mason

prominent, switched left and headway over 1f out, ridden to lead final 110yds, kept on well

11/2

Form: 155556 CD

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 7lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict
Not yet back to peak form on Wolverhampton Tapeta since a summer break but Polytrack may suit him better now and he's 2lb lower than when a ready C&D winner in March, albeit when Billy Loughnane claimed 5lb; thereabouts.
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1st

6

(8)

16th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

16:40 Wolverhampton (AW)

El Hombre

9st 6lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

Veteran who has run a couple of good races this winter, including his third of eight over C&D ten days ago; a bit more will be needed to record his 11th career success.

11/1

3rd

6

(9)

6th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

El Hombre

9st 8lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Mark Loughnane

Veteran who was second to a well-backed winner at Lingfield in November but less convincing twice since.

20/1

Form: 1-7048 D

Last run: 61 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
Well held in four turf starts this year but had wind surgery since the latest of them in September and he did win his two most recent Polytrack starts, over 6f at Kempton last autumn; back on latest winning mark and a turnaround on the cards.
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3rd

2

(9)

18th Feb 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:00 Kempton (AW)

Holbache

9st 8lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: Tony Carroll

Now lower in the weights than for either of his C&D wins in 2022 but that is a result of some modest efforts since; first-time tongue-tie; others look safer.

14/1

11th

6

(10)

9th Dec 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:45 Newcastle (AW)

Holbache

9st 6lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Tony Carroll

took keen hold, led

12/1

8

(8)

25th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 5

15:30 Lingfield (AW)

Holbache

9st 5lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Tony Carroll

Well held in four turf starts this year but had wind surgery since the latest of them in September and he did win his two most recent Polytrack starts, over 6f at Kempton last autumn; back on latest winning mark and a turnaround on the cards.

12/1

Form: 606942

Last run: 50 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
On the go since making debut last autumn, winning over 7f on Tapeta and an extended 5f on turf; left David O'Meara after a narrow 6f defeat at Newcastle in October and while the return to Polytrack shouldn't pose a problem the wide draw might.
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7th

6

(2)

16th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

16:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

South Dakota Sioux

9st 6lb

J: Paddy Bradley

T: John Butler

Dual winner (turf/Tapeta) for David O'Meara, but two contrasting efforts since joining this yard, finishing a fair third of 11 at Lingfield (6f, Polytrack) but well held here (7f, Tapeta); market may indicate what is expected this time.

12/1

6

(5)

5th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 5

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

South Dakota Sioux

9st 4lb

J: Harry Burns

T: John Butler

Has more raw ability than his mark suggests but he does need things to drop kindly for him; fair start for new yard when keeping on for third at Lingfield six weeks ago (6f; drawn wide); has a C&D win to his name and he's one to consider.

4/1

Form: 685050

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 5lb

3 yo Colt

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
Signed off for the Gosdens with a 7f novice win on turf last September; has dismal form figures this year but he's twice been better than the bare result for this yard and well handicapped now; considered.
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10th

1

(4)

30th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

18:00 Southwell (AW)

Afterlife

9st 2lb

J: Josephine Gordon

T: Phil McEntee

Newbury novice winner for the Gosdens as a 2yo, but out of the frame in all 12 starts since; attempts 1m for the first time, but makes little appeal despite the drop in grade.

25/1

11

18th Jan 2024

Standard

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

15:40 Chelmsford (AW)

Afterlife

9st 0lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Phil McEntee

5th

6

18th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

13:55 Chelmsford (AW)

Afterlife

9st 0lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Phil McEntee

7f novice winner for the Gosdens in 2022 but yet to win a handicap and hasn't done enough of late to suggest he's one to be interested in back in trip.

25/1

Form: 231207 CD

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 4lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 63

Form & Verdict
Latest two AW wins came over C&D off higher marks, most recently last December, although he did win in this grade when making all at Newmarket in August; should be better for a recent run after a break; solid chance.
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6th

6

(3)

18th Feb 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:00 Kempton (AW)

Porfin

9st 6lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Phil McEntee

Below form since runner-up on turf in August but he's down in the weights and has run well over C&D in the past; no real excuses when fourth at Wolverhampton on Friday.

12/1

4th

9

(7)

16th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

16:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Porfin

9st 1lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Phil McEntee

Multiple winner who hasn't quite found his form this winter; over 3l behind Back Tomorrow at Southwell last time and he lacks that rival's scope for further progress.

14/1

6th

6

(8)

30th Jan 2024

Standard

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

19:30 Southwell (AW)

Porfin

9st 4lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Phil McEntee

raced in second

12/1

Form: 8729

Last run: 23 days

W: 8st 12lb

3 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Fair second of five over 7f at Chelmsford on third start but a wide draw was her undoing on handicap debut there 23 days ago; will get more cover today but has work cut out against tried and trusted sprinters.
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12

(6)

25th Nov 2023

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 5

15:30 Lingfield (AW)

Maid For Harry

8st 12lb

J: Marco Ghiani

T: William Stone

Fair second of five over 7f at Chelmsford on third start but a wide draw was her undoing on handicap debut there 23 days ago; will get more cover today but has work cut out against tried and trusted sprinters.

20/1

9th

10

(9)

2nd Nov 2023

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Maid For Harry

9st 1lb

J: J F Egan

T: William Stone

raced wide, midfield, pushed along over 3f out, weakened over 1f out

16/1

Non-runners

Lynns Boy

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Star Of Lady M

Telegraph:

On Edge

Daily Record:

South Dakota Sioux

D Express:

Holbache

NEWMARKET:

Porfin

RP RATINGS:

Star Of Lady M

POSTDATA:

Star Of Lady M

The Times:

Star Of Lady M

The Guardian:

Star Of Lady M

Daily Mirror:

Star Of Lady M

The Sun:

Star Of Lady M

The Star:

Star Of Lady M

Daily Mail:

On Edge