April 19 / 16.10 Bath

16.10

Good To Soft

Whitsbury Manor Supporting Lope Y Fernandez Apprentice Handicap

  • Prize money: £2983.38
  • 1m 3f 137y
  • Class 6
  • 14 runners
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Whitsbury Manor Supporting Lope Y Fernandez Apprentice Handicap

Runners: 14 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

15/2 (Won)

  • Win: £3.40
  • Place: £1.10

Form: 4-6816 D

Last run: 37 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
Sole success in 12 starts came at Kempton (1m4f, AW) in February, but held over the same C&D last month; twice runner-up on a soft surface when trained in Ireland and holds an each-way squeak in a modest contest.
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Verdict Starting price

7th

5

(5)

16th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 4f 5y

Class 5

17:30 Salisbury

Fiddlers Green

9st 5lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: John O’Shea

Scored back-to-back wins at Bath and Doncaster in April; raised 12lb by the handicapper, he has been beaten twice since and may need to drop in the weights before another winning opportunity arises.

3/1

5th

7

(3)

7th Jun 2024

Good

1m 3f 218y

Class 4

20:45 Goodwood

Fiddlers Green

9st 2lb

J: Gina Mangan

T: John O’Shea

Escaped a penalty when following up his Bath win (1m3f, good) at Doncaster (soft) and the 12lb rise had kicked in when well held at Leicester (good); chances are the handicapper is back in charge.

5/1

3

(2)

11th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 179y

Class 5

18:25 Leicester

Fiddlers Green

9st 9lb

J: Tyler Heard

T: John O’Shea

awkward start, prominent, led after 1f, headed after 2f, weakening when hung right over 2f out

2/1

6/1

  • Place: £2.10

Form: 89520- CD BF

Last run: 184 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
1-19, though the win came over C&D in May 2021; second of 14 off this mark here just over a year ago and although not seen in six months, he has shown that he can go well fresh; shortlisted.
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9th

4

(11)

15th May 2024

Good To Firm

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

19:40 Bath

Bobby Kennedy

9st 8lb

J: George Bass

T: Denis Coakley

Added to a decent record over C&D in the springtime when best of the rest behind an improver last month; has never been the most consistent but he's shortlist material in a weak handicap.

5/2

9th

4

(11)

15th May 2024

Good To Firm

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

19:40 Bath

Bobby Kennedy

9st 8lb

J: George Bass

T: Denis Coakley

Added to a decent record over C&D in the springtime when best of the rest behind an improver last month; has never been the most consistent but he's shortlist material in a weak handicap.

5/2

2nd

11

(10)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

16:10 Bath

Bobby Kennedy

9st 6lb

J: George Bass

T: Denis Coakley

1-19, though the win came over C&D in May 2021; second of 14 off this mark here just over a year ago and although not seen in six months, he has shown that he can go well fresh; shortlisted.

6/1

10/1

  • Place: £3.40

Form: 709-47

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
1-12 and best form so far has come on the AW (unplaced all seven starts on turf); look elsewhere.
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7th

7

(9)

30th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 198y

Class 6

15:35 Brighton

Lexington Hero

9st 5lb

J: Charles Bishop

T: Jack Channon

Gained only win from 13 starts in a Tapeta seller but ran quite well when third (albeit no threat to clear winner) at Bath (11.6f, good) 11 days ago; continues to edge down the weights; each-way claims at least.

5/1

4th
10 (13)
Asense

12/1

Form: 118-40 CD

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
Has to put a poor effort at Kempton (1m4f, AW) nine days ago behind her, but her turf hat-trick between August and October last year included two wins here (one over this trip); respected if bouncing back.
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5th

5

(5)

15th May 2024

Good To Firm

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

19:40 Bath

Asense

9st 6lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Gary & Josh Moore

Dual course winner last autumn who offered more over C&D last time, when just behind Bobby Kennedy; 2lb better off with that one tonight and should go well again.

7/2

5th

5

(5)

15th May 2024

Good To Firm

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

19:40 Bath

Asense

9st 6lb

J: Tom Queally

T: Gary & Josh Moore

Dual course winner last autumn who offered more over C&D last time, when just behind Bobby Kennedy; 2lb better off with that one tonight and should go well again.

7/2

4th

10

(13)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

16:10 Bath

Asense

9st 6lb

J: Anna Gibson

T: Gary Moore

Has to put a poor effort at Kempton (1m4f, AW) nine days ago behind her, but her turf hat-trick between August and October last year included two wins here (one over this trip); respected if bouncing back.

12/1

OUR TIP

Form: 7-0798

Last run: 48 days

W: 9st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 59

Form & Verdict
0-14 under rules and needs a deal of improvement if he is to figure on Flat turf debut; stable also runs Taxiing.
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2nd

9

18th Jun 2024

Good

2m 0f 70y

Class 5

17:50 Stratford

Lookingdandy

10st 6lb

J: Robert Dunne

T: David Evans

Soundly beaten in three low-grade handicap hurdles for Ben Pauling in early part of last year and has a lot to prove in this sphere but came good for David Evans with narrow 1m4f Flat win (RPR 66) last month and is evidently in good nick.

7/1

3

(11)

7th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 2f 37y

Class 6

20:25 Bath

Lookingdandy

9st 8lb

J: David Probert

T: David Evans

Finally off the mark in an apprentice handicap over a bit further on slower ground 11 days ago; has no penalty for that (will be 3lb higher from tomorrow) and enters calculations.

3/1

1st

4

(8)

27th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 179y

Class 6

13:55 Leicester

Lookingdandy

9st 6lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: David Evans

0-15; no sign of improvement on Flat turf debut at Bath (1m3f, good) last month; difficult to fancy.

25/1

8/1

Form: 23272- C BF

Last run: 216 days

W: 9st 9lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
All three wins came over 1m2f here last year on good to firm/firm; acts on soft ground too, but still has stamina to prove and the seven-month absence (has undergone wind surgery) is a concern as he has a poor record fresh.
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6th

2

(2)

17th Jun 2024

Good

1m 0f 14y

Class 6

16:55 Chepstow

Galactic Glow

9st 10lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Joe Tickle

midfield, no impression from 2f out

10/1

10th

7

(12)

24th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 37y

Class 6

17:30 Bath

Galactic Glow

9st 6lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Joe Tickle

Bath regular with three C&D wins (firm/good to firm); below-par when sent off favourite at Windsor (1m2f) on Monday, but would enter the reckoning if able to replicate previous effort, a keeping-on course second (1m, soft) to Andromedas Kingdom.

11/2

10th

7

(12)

24th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 37y

Class 6

17:30 Bath

Galactic Glow

9st 6lb

J: Taylor Fisher

T: Joe Tickle

Bath regular with three C&D wins (firm/good to firm); below-par when sent off favourite at Windsor (1m2f) on Monday, but would enter the reckoning if able to replicate previous effort, a keeping-on course second (1m, soft) to Andromedas Kingdom.

11/2

20/1

Form: 3U7-89

Last run: 80 days

W: 9st 12lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
1-18 (0-11 on turf); makes stable debut (same owners) in a first-time tongue-tie having undergone wind surgery; down in grade, but still hard to fancy on his latest efforts.
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5th

6

(5)

28th Apr 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:35 Bath

Conservative

9st 6lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: Joe Tizzard

Regressive 5yo; had a wind operation prior to his stable debut over 11.5f here nine days ago; drops in trip but with enough to prove; blinkers return.

16/1

5th

6

(5)

28th Apr 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:35 Bath

Conservative

9st 6lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: Joe Tizzard

Regressive 5yo; had a wind operation prior to his stable debut over 11.5f here nine days ago; drops in trip but with enough to prove; blinkers return.

16/1

7th

2

(8)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

16:10 Bath

Conservative

9st 12lb

J: Joe Bradnam

T: Joe Tizzard

1-18 (0-11 on turf); makes stable debut (same owners) in a first-time tongue-tie having undergone wind surgery; down in grade, but still hard to fancy on his latest efforts.

20/1

Form: 984439

Last run: 37 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Placed a few times on the Flat and over hurdles and has run well in two of his last four starts on the AW, but is now 0-17; more needed.
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Verdict Starting price

8th

9

(10)

12th Jun 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 2f 219y

Class 6

20:15 Kempton (AW)

Logistical

9st 2lb

J: William Carver

T: Simon Hodgson

Yet to win in 19 starts under either code but he ran well when third here (1m4f) in February off a 3lb higher mark; less good since and others have more pressing claims.

25/1

7th

9

9th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

20:20 Stratford

Logistical

10st 8lb

J: Liam Harrison

T: Simon Hodgson

Placed in minor juvenile hurdles last year when trained by Tom Lacey; generally run well on the AW for this yard but his form dipped in an 11.5f handicap at Bath three weeks ago; improvement needed on first run in a handicap hurdle.

10/1

7th

9

9th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 2f 148y

Class 5

20:20 Stratford

Logistical

10st 8lb

J: Liam Harrison

T: Simon Hodgson

prominent, weakened after 2 out, tailed off

10/1

Form: 12/25-

Last run: 216 days

W: 9st 7lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Winner of 11 races, albeit one came over hurdles and eight came on the Flat on Jersey; off four months and others make greater appeal.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

9th

8

(6)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

16:10 Bath

Man Of The Sea

9st 7lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Neil Mulholland

Winner of 11 races, albeit one came over hurdles and eight came on the Flat on Jersey; off four months and others make greater appeal.

8/1

9th

8

(6)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

16:10 Bath

Man Of The Sea

9st 7lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Neil Mulholland

midfield

8/1

5th

5

26th Dec 2023

Good To Soft

1m 7f 50y

Class 4

14:38 Wincanton

Man Of The Sea

11st 7lb

J: Joe Anderson

T: Neil Mulholland

Prolific winner in Jersey (mainly on the Flat) who has finished second on his last three hurdling starts, most recently at Hereford (2m3f, good) last month; more exposed than some of these, though, and today's slower ground may not be ideal.

5/1

20/1

Form: 5-2187

Last run: 56 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
1-12 with her win coming at Wolverhampton (1m6f, AW) in January; ran well in one of her three starts on turf when trained in Ireland, but this may be an inadequate test for her now.
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5th

4

(1)

15th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

2m 1f 24y

Class 6

13:45 Bath

Taxiing

9st 5lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: David Evans

Already a dual AW winner this season and she recorded another good effort when runner-up at Lingfield (2m) a week ago; she must enter calculations off the same mark.

4/1

2nd

5

(2)

8th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

2m 0f 68y

Class 6

17:45 Lingfield

Taxiing

9st 3lb

J: Neil Callan

T: David Evans

led

7/2

4th

5

(5)

23rd May 2024

Standard

2m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:10 Chelmsford (AW)

Taxiing

9st 5lb

J: Jack Doughty

T: David Evans

in rear

11/4

8/1

Form: 81409- CD

Last run: 151 days

W: 8st 13lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
1-20 with his win coming from 1lb lower in an amateur riders' event over C&D last September; has run with credit in four of his five starts over hurdles since November and is considered.
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Verdict Starting price

7th

10

21st Jun 2024

Good

2m 3f 34y

Class 5

14:40 Market Rasen

Silver Atom

10st 8lb

J: Nick Scholfield

T: Archie Watson

always behind

20/1

6

2nd Jun 2024

Good

2m 7f 95y

Class 5

14:35 Fakenham

Silver Atom

10st 5lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

Bath winner over 1m3f last year; 13-race maiden over hurdles and a bit disappointing when only 13l fifth of ten in a novice handicap at Ludlow last time on his first go at 3m (good).

14/1

5th

10

12th May 2024

Good

2m 7f 174y

Class 5

17:13 Ludlow

Silver Atom

10st 9lb

J: Miss Brodie Hampson

T: Archie Watson

1-21 with his win (modest form) coming from a Flat race last September; this is his 13th attempt over hurdles and four of his latest five hurdle starts saw him in the frame, albeit over about 2m3f; stamina to prove.

7/1

40/1

Form: 3057-0

Last run: 48 days

W: 8st 13lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Nine-race maiden who showed some ability between May and July last year, but ended the season quietly and failed to beat a rival on last month's Wolverhampton return (8.6f, AW); big step up in trip needs to unlock something.
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9th

9

(2)

8th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 14y

Class 6

20:00 Chepstow

Motasaleeta

9st 0lb

J: Callum Hutchinson

T: Nikki Evans

Placed in three of her four starts on turf/AW between May and July last year, but has gone badly the wrong way since then.

33/1

9th

9

(6)

29th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

16:10 Southwell (AW)

Motasaleeta

9st 3lb

J: J F Egan

T: Nikki Evans

midfield

33/1

9th

9

(6)

29th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

16:10 Southwell (AW)

Motasaleeta

9st 3lb

J: J F Egan

T: Nikki Evans

midfield

33/1

50/1

Form: 600909 D

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 4lb

5 yo Colt

OR: 52

Form & Verdict
Dual 1m4f winner (good to firm/AW) for Sean Woods, but seems to have gone the wrong way this year despite a plummeting mark and hasn't finished within 12l of the winner in his last five starts.
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12th

7

(8)

22nd Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 3f 133y

Class 6

19:00 Lingfield

Golden Keeper

9st 9lb

J: Harry Burns

T: Ben Lund

reluctant to load, slowly into stride, always behind, never going well

33/1

13th

12

(7)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

16:10 Bath

Golden Keeper

9st 4lb

J: Christian Howarth

T: Ben Lund

slowly into stride, outpaced and detached throughout, tailed off

50/1

Form: 45-231

Last run: 7 days

W: 10st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Had shown ability prior to getting off the mark in emphatic style at Southwell (1m3f, AW) a week ago; has a 5lb penalty to carry, but still 7lb well in and will take the beating if as effective on turf.
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9

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

19:10 Southwell

Molly Mischief

10st 10lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Jennie Candlish

Lightly raced on Flat, taking a big step forward when impressive on Southwell AW (1m3f; fair form) in April; while she doesn't have a strong jumps pedigree a sibling did win a novice hurdle; interesting.

3/1

9

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 7f 182y

Class 4

19:10 Southwell

Molly Mischief

10st 10lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: Jennie Candlish

Lightly raced on Flat, taking a big step forward when impressive on Southwell AW (1m3f; fair form) in April; while she doesn't have a strong jumps pedigree a sibling did win a novice hurdle; interesting.

3/1

1

(14)

19th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

16:10 Bath

Molly Mischief

10st 3lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: Jennie Candlish

Had shown ability prior to getting off the mark in emphatic style at Southwell (1m3f, AW) a week ago; has a 5lb penalty to carry, but still 7lb well in and will take the beating if as effective on turf.

2/1

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Payout
Exacta £15.30
Straight Forecast £15.16
Tricast £94.64
Trifecta £95.60

Selections

The Times:

Molly Mischief

SPOTLIGHT:

Asense

POSTDATA:

Lexington Hero

WEST COUNTRY:

Fiddlers Green

The Guardian:

Conservative

D Express:

Bobby Kennedy

Telegraph:

Galactic Glow

Daily Record:

Man Of The Sea

Daily Mail:

Molly Mischief

Daily Mirror:

Molly Mischief

The Sun:

Molly Mischief

The Star:

Asense