February 13 / 19.30 Newcastle (AW)

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  • Prize money: £5024.64
  • 0m 6f 0y
  • Class 6
  • 12 runners
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Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Mostly cloudy

10/1 (Won)

  • Win: £12.40
  • Place: £2.70

Form: 756-67 CD

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

9 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Multiple winner down the years but he's been struggling for his best on AW this winter; behind a few of today's rivals over C&D nine days ago and others look stronger.
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3rd

8

(8)

17th Feb 2024

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0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Global Humor

8st 13lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Jim Goldie

ducked right start, in rear

7/1

1st

7

(1)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Global Humor

9st 9lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jim Goldie

Multiple winner down the years but he's been struggling for his best on AW this winter; behind a few of today's rivals over C&D nine days ago and others look stronger.

10/1

7th

7

(10)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Global Humor

9st 2lb

J: Paul Mulrennan

T: Jim Goldie

Never looked dangerous in C&D handicap last month and is on the downgrade now but he didn't run badly here two starts ago and will appreciate today's ease in grade.

10/1

6/1

  • Place: £3.00

Form: 17-677 CD

Last run: 11 days

W: 9st 9lb

10 yo Mare

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
C&D win in November has been followed by four lesser efforts; drops into a 0-50 but with something to prove.
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2nd

5

(7)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Dandys Gold

9st 9lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Roger Fell & Sean Murray

C&D win in November has been followed by four lesser efforts; drops into a 0-50 but with something to prove.

6/1

7th

8

(9)

2nd Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:45 Newcastle (AW)

Dandys Gold

9st 4lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Roger Fell & Sean Murray

Never in the hunt in a race won by Bonito Cavalo here eight days ago; November's C&D win offers hope but others look stronger.

16/1

7th

8

(7)

25th Jan 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:45 Newcastle (AW)

Dandys Gold

9st 5lb

J: Jonny Peate

T: Roger Fell & Sean Murray

Eight-time winner, the latest over C&D in November off just 1lb lower; two subsequent efforts leave her with something to find in this field.

20/1

5/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 94-125 CD

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Narrowly got the better of Blackcurrent over C&D last month; good second at Wolverhampton next time and although his form dipped here last time, he's still a major player; can get it wrong at the start.
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7th

7

(6)

20th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Noble Captain

9st 9lb

J: Sam James

T: Katie Scott

in touch with leaders in centre of group

6/4

3rd

10

(11)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Noble Captain

9st 9lb

J: Sam James

T: Katie Scott

Narrowly got the better of Blackcurrent over C&D last month; good second at Wolverhampton next time and although his form dipped here last time, he's still a major player; can get it wrong at the start.

5/1

5th

9

(9)

25th Jan 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:45 Newcastle (AW)

Noble Captain

9st 3lb

J: William Pyle

T: Katie Scott

Off the mark at the 13th attempt when narrowly getting the better of Blackcurrent over C&D 17 days ago; better form when second at Wolverhampton on Saturday; should remain competitive.

7/1

6/1

Form: 8-2744 CD

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
Multiple course winner, most recently over 6f in September; fourth behind Fantasy Navigator here nine days ago but he forced a strong pace in a race dominated by those held up; this doesn't look overloaded with pace and his rider's 7lb claim is a bonus; key player.
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6th

2

22nd Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

15:35 Chelmsford (AW)

Blackcurrent

9st 9lb

J: Paula Muir

T: Alan Brown

He has been running a bit better than the bare results of late, making the running into a strong wind on his penultimate start and then overdoing it from the front nine days ago; should go well.

5/1

4th

2

(3)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Blackcurrent

9st 9lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Alan Brown

Multiple course winner, most recently over 6f in September; fourth behind Fantasy Navigator here nine days ago but he forced a strong pace in a race dominated by those held up; this doesn't look overloaded with pace and his rider's 7lb claim is a bonus; key player.

6/1

4th

3

(11)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Blackcurrent

9st 2lb

J: Paula Muir

T: Alan Brown

Dual C&D winner last year; ran brave race from the front when very close second in this grade here last month and his handicap fourth ten days ago was another good effort; high on the list.

7/1

Form: 96-533

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Free-going sort who ran a solid race when third to Fantasy Navigator over C&D nine days ago; headed close home; hard to win with but likely to be in the thick of it again.
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5th

4

(8)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Cubanista

9st 9lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Olly Williams

Free-going sort who ran a solid race when third to Fantasy Navigator over C&D nine days ago; headed close home; hard to win with but likely to be in the thick of it again.

3/1

3rd

5

(9)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Cubanista

9st 2lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Olly Williams

Short of room in closing stages when close third in 6f Southwell handicap last month; that was a modest race and his strike-rate is just 1-25 but he ought to be competitive at this level.

11/2

3rd

5

(8)

18th Jan 2024

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0m 6f 16y

Class 6

19:30 Southwell (AW)

Cubanista

9st 4lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Olly Williams

Placed over 5f on heavy turf in October but not in same form on any of three subsequent AW starts here (5f-6f); others have more pressing claims.

7/1

50/1

Form: 0-7768 D

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 46

Form & Verdict
0-13 for current stable and his record on AW this winter is patchy at best; others look safer.
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8th

6

(3)

20th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Royal Mariner

9st 9lb

J: Morgan Cole

T: Ewan Whillans

in touch with leaders

25/1

6th

12

(4)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Royal Mariner

9st 9lb

J: Morgan Cole

T: Ewan Whillans

0-13 for current stable and his record on AW this winter is patchy at best; others look safer.

50/1

8th

8

(12)

5th Feb 2024

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0m 7f 14y

Class 6

18:00 Southwell (AW)

Royal Mariner

9st 2lb

J: Morgan Cole

T: Ewan Whillans

Hasn't won since the summer of 2022 when scoring twice over 6f on Polytrack at Lingfield (trained by James Tate); fair run over 7f at Newcastle last time; more needed.

40/1

OUR TIP

Form: 80-541 CD

Last run: 9 days

W: 10st 0lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict
Ended a losing run when sweeping through late to win a similar event over C&D nine days ago; penalised as a result but the manner of that win offers hope he can take it in his stride.
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7th

1

(5)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Fantasy Navigator

10st 0lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Michael Appleby

Ended a losing run when sweeping through late to win a similar event over C&D nine days ago; penalised as a result but the manner of that win offers hope he can take it in his stride.

2/1

1st

6

(8)

4th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Fantasy Navigator

9st 2lb

J: Jason Hart

T: Michael Appleby

Gained his only win back in summer 2022 and was just a respectable fourth in this grade when blinkers were refitted at Chelmsford (6f) on Thursday; needs to find something extra here.

16/1

4th

4

(1)

1st Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Chelmsford (AW)

Fantasy Navigator

9st 9lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Michael Appleby

Should have plenty to offer at this level on the pick of his 6f form on Tapeta and Polytrack; has a question mark about current form, having failed to justify shortish prices on last two starts, in a handicap and a classified, but refitting headgear offers hope.

13/2

8th
11 (6)
Quanah

50/1

Form: 98486- C

Last run: 142 days

W: 9st 9lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 40

Form & Verdict
Regressed last season and he has plenty to prove back from 142 days off.
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5th

4

(5)

20th Feb 2024

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0m 5f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Quanah

9st 9lb

J: Jack Garritty

T: Liam Bailey

raced in second and pressed leader

25/1

8th

11

(6)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Quanah

9st 9lb

J: Jack Garritty

T: Liam Bailey

Regressed last season and he has plenty to prove back from 142 days off.

50/1

16/1

Form: 48-069

Last run: 3 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
23-race maiden; has bits of form here that give him a squeak but he dropped right away having raced too freely here on Saturday; blinkers now turned to.
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9th

6

(12)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Fighting Chance

9st 9lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: Simon West

23-race maiden; has bits of form here that give him a squeak but he dropped right away having raced too freely here on Saturday; blinkers now turned to.

16/1

9th

10

(4)

10th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

16:45 Newcastle (AW)

Fighting Chance

8st 11lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: Simon West

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

25/1

6th

5

(5)

27th Jan 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:45 Newcastle (AW)

Fighting Chance

9st 2lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: Simon West

prominent

25/1

50/1

Form: 0004-6

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 43

Form & Verdict
13-race maiden; not beaten far into fourth over C&D in October but only seen once since and she was well behind a couple of these rivals.
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10th

8

(9)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Kittybrewster

9st 9lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Suzzanne France

13-race maiden; not beaten far into fourth over C&D in October but only seen once since and she was well behind a couple of these rivals.

50/1

6th

5

(4)

8th Jan 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:00 Newcastle (AW)

Kittybrewster

9st 2lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Suzzanne France

12-race maiden who perked up with a close fourth in a C&D handicap in October; didn't get the best of runs in that race but this looks tough on these terms and she has some work to do on her return.

16/1

4th

8

(11)

17th Oct 2023

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:00 Newcastle (AW)

Kittybrewster

9st 3lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: Suzzanne France

Placed over C&D on her second start (November 2021) but she has struggled since moving into handicaps; return to AW needs to give her a lift.

33/1

Form: 75967-

Last run: 130 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 44

Form & Verdict
Exposed maiden; this belated return to 6f isn't enough to tempt today.
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11th

3

(10)

13th Feb 2024

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0m 6f 0y

Class 6

19:30 Newcastle (AW)

Butterfly Island

9st 9lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Liam Bailey

Exposed maiden; this belated return to 6f isn't enough to tempt today.

33/1

7th

10

(11)

6th Oct 2023

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

19:45 Newcastle (AW)

Butterfly Island

9st 3lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Liam Bailey

Regressive filly who has been safely held in some recent classified races on turf and is now 0-24; has often worn blinkers or cheekpieces; visor given a whirl tonight.

20/1

66/1

Form: 07000- CD

Last run: 106 days

W: 9st 9lb

11 yo Gelding

OR: 42

Form & Verdict
Veteran with a modest strike-rate on AW; not at his best when last seen and others have more obvious claims.
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12th

9

(2)

13th Feb 2024

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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

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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

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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

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Payout
Exacta £110.50
Straight Forecast £110.70
Trifecta £617.30

Selections

POSTDATA:

Fantasy Navigator

SPOTLIGHT:

Blackcurrent

The Guardian:

Cubanista

D Express:

Noble Captain

Telegraph:

Fantasy Navigator

Daily Mail:

Fantasy Navigator

Daily Record:

Fantasy Navigator

Daily Mirror:

Cubanista

The Star:

Cubanista

RP RATINGS:

Blackcurrent

The Times:

Blackcurrent

The Sun:

Blackcurrent