April 19 / 16.50 Newbury

16.50

Soft

Bridget “Confined” Maiden Fillies’ Stakes (Newcomers’ Race) (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £6480
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • Class 4
  • 10 runners
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Bridget “Confined” Maiden Fillies’ Stakes (Newcomers’ Race) (GBB Race)

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

8/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.10
  • Place: £1.50

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
47,000gns foal; half-sister to winners Sweet Dragon Fly (5.7f-1m including US; RPR 92), Dono Di Dio (1m2f-1m4f AW; 92) and Exclusively (5f; 82); dam 6f 2yo winner (including Listed; 97), is granddaughter of US 8.5f 2yo Grade 2 winner; something to like on pedigree and holds entries in the English and Irish 1000 Guineas; stable won this in 2019.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

5

(4)

15th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

15:15 Sandown

Star Style

9st 6lb

J: Pat Dobbs

T: Richard Hannon

For one so inexperienced it was a big ask in the 1,000 Guineas and she was duly sunk without trace; while that's readily forgiven, the form of her debut win at Newbury (7f, good to soft) hasn't worked out at all well; a hard filly to judge from a handicapping perspective.

4/1

15th

14

(10)

5th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 1

15:40 Newmarket

Star Style

9st 2lb

J: Pat Dobbs

T: Richard Hannon

Made all for an impressive success in newcomers' event at Newbury (7f, good to soft) last month, looking a smart prospect; her form is still in an embryonic state but she created a tremendous impression and fits into the could-be-anything category; likely to stay 1m; fascinating contender upped to Classic level on only her second run.

14/1

15th

14

(10)

5th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 1

15:40 Newmarket

Star Style

9st 2lb

J: Pat Dobbs

T: Richard Hannon

Made all for an impressive success in newcomers' event at Newbury (7f, good to soft) last month, looking a smart prospect; her form is still in an embryonic state but she created a tremendous impression and fits into the could-be-anything category; likely to stay 1m; fascinating contender upped to Classic level on only her second run.

14/1

11/1

  • Place: £3.30

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
7,000gns foal, 35,000euros yearling; half-sister to 6f AW 2yo winner Source Of Wealth (RPR 66); dam unraced half-sister to Listed-placed 1m winner Moritzburg out of unraced half-sister to 1m2f Group 3 winner Hurricane Barca; stable has an excellent record with 3yo newcomers and market support should be heeded.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

7

(5)

10th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 135y

Class 5

16:40 Lingfield

Bella Taslina

8st 13lb

J: John Fahy

T: Clive Cox

Take out the winner and it was a modest maiden by Newbury standards in which she was second on debut and was then beaten about 8l at Kempton (7f); she's still of interest in a novice of this nature.

13/8

4th

7

(6)

8th May 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Bella Taslina

9st 0lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Clive Cox

Plenty to like about her Newbury debut, when a clear second despite swerving left leaving the stalls and getting involved in some barging; holds leading claims on that.

9/4

4th

7

(6)

8th May 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Bella Taslina

9st 0lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Clive Cox

Plenty to like about her Newbury debut, when a clear second despite swerving left leaving the stalls and getting involved in some barging; holds leading claims on that.

9/4

11/1

  • Place: £3.60

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Dam unplaced 1m4f AW (RPR 38), half-sister to useful winners Regal Royale (5f/6f) and Bobby Wheeler (7f/1m) out of 6f 2yo Group 1 (Cheveley Park) winner; stable doesn't have many 3yos go in first time.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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11th

7

(4)

13th Jun 2024

Good

1m 0f 75y

Class 5

15:10 Nottingham

Intertwined

9st 7lb

J: David Probert

T: Brian Meehan

Debut third hasn't worked out too well and she hasn't built on it twice since; up in trip for her handicap debut and now tried in cheekpieces but not sure she's thrown in.

14/1

5th

3

(6)

23rd May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 5

15:20 Lingfield (AW)

Intertwined

9st 2lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Brian Meehan

Cable Bay filly who made a promising debut when third at Newbury (7f) only to come in last of 12 in 7f Redcar novice three weeks ago; she's possibly worth another chance.

8/1

5th

3

(6)

23rd May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 5

15:20 Lingfield (AW)

Intertwined

9st 2lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Brian Meehan

Cable Bay filly who made a promising debut when third at Newbury (7f) only to come in last of 12 in 7f Redcar novice three weeks ago; she's possibly worth another chance.

8/1

9/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Half-sister to winners Illaunmore (1m AW including 2yo; RPR 102) and Papa Stour (6f-1m; 96); dam Group-placed 6f AW 2yo winner (98), half-sister to 1m Listed winner Redolent and French 1m-1m1f winner Qatar Dance out of 1m winner; enough to like on breeding; one of two for stable that get's its fair share of winning 3yo newcomers.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

1st

4

(3)

20th Jun 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 5

19:40 Wolverhampton (AW)

Night Lark

9st 7lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Ralph Beckett

Hasn't built on a fair Newbury debut but was drawn wide on Polytrack last time and this half-sister to multiple AW winner Papa Stour starts handicap life at a sensible level; should do better for a yard operating at a decent strike-rate on the AW this year.

4/1

11th

13

(10)

5th Jun 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

18:40 Kempton (AW)

Night Lark

8st 13lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Ralph Beckett

Two runs at Newbury this spring, failing to build on April's debut effort when only 11th 19 days ago (the fourth and seventh are due to run in division one); improvement required for the switch to AW.

20/1

11th

20

(5)

17th May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

15:30 Newbury

Night Lark

8st 13lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Ralph Beckett

Beaten just under 8l in a C&D maiden for fillies four weeks ago after suffering early interference (good to soft; 15-2); that form isn't working out well at all but no surprise to see her show considerably more this time.

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
32,000euros yearling; half-sister to 1m 2yo winner Lakota Seven (RPR 96); dam unraced half-sister to Group-placed 6f 2yo winner Divine Night out of half-sister to US 1m2f/1m3f Grade 1 winner Senure and US 6.5f Grade 3 winner Speak In Passing; stable's record with 3yo newcomers suggests she may be better for the run.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

10th

10

(7)

13th Jun 2024

Good

1m 0f 75y

Class 5

15:10 Nottingham

Highland Lil

9st 3lb

J: Pierre-Louis Jamin

T: Tom Dascombe

Pick of her three runs was on debut (7f, good to soft) but that race isn't working out; plenty to prove now handicapping in cheekpieces.

25/1

11th

12

(7)

22nd May 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Highland Lil

8st 11lb

J: Pierre-Louis Jamin

T: Tom Dascombe

bumped start

20/1

11th

12

(7)

22nd May 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Highland Lil

8st 11lb

J: Pierre-Louis Jamin

T: Tom Dascombe

bumped start

20/1

9/2

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
72,000gns yearling, 160,000gns 2yo; half-sister to winners Attache (6f-9.5f including Qatar; RPR 74) and Under The Open Sky (Belgian 10.5f); dam Listed-placed 5f winner (including 2yo; 96) out of unraced sister to useful 1m4f-2m winner Admiral Barry; interesting to see how she fares in the market compared to stablemate Night Lark.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

3

(3)

7th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

15:38 Thirsk

Noel Fox

9st 8lb

J: David Allan

T: Ralph Beckett

Disappointed when favourite for a newcomers' maiden at Newbury (7f, good to soft) in April and she still looked green when winning a 6f maiden (good) at Salisbury 13 days ago; open to plenty of improvement and this 160,000 Breeze Up purchase could have been let into handicaps lightly.

5/2

1st

8

(8)

25th May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

17:55 Salisbury

Noel Fox

9st 2lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Ralph Beckett

prominent, led 2f out, soon ran green and ridden, drifted right but kept on inside final furlong, comfortably

3/1

1st

8

(8)

25th May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

17:55 Salisbury

Noel Fox

9st 2lb

J: Rhys Clutterbuck

T: Ralph Beckett

prominent, led 2f out, soon ran green and ridden, drifted right but kept on inside final furlong, comfortably

3/1

7th
11 (7)
Tarqeez

9/4

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Half-sister to winners Eshaada (1m-1m4f including 2yo/Group 1; RPR 116) and Mutamaasik (7f; 105); dam 7.7f winner (88), sister to 1m Group 1 winner Tamayuz from family of French Derby winner Anabaa Blue; hooded for debut, but has an appealing pedigree and stable won a division of this in 2022.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

11

(7)

19th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

16:50 Newbury

Tarqeez

9st 2lb

J: Jim Crowley

T: Roger Varian

upset in stalls, slowly away, in rear

9/4

7th

11

(7)

19th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

16:50 Newbury

Tarqeez

9st 2lb

J: Jim Crowley

T: Roger Varian

upset in stalls, slowly away, in rear

9/4

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
23,000gns yearling, 38,000euros 2yo; half-sister to winners Audacia (1m/1m2f including Listed; RPR 102), Fingals Cove (7f including 2yo/AW; 96) and Blackandgreen (Czech 6f); dam unplaced 1m only start (18), half-sister 6f 2yo Group 2 winner Ajigolo; something to like on breeding and stable won the 1m2f fillies' maiden on this card with a 33-1 newcomer last year.
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Verdict Starting price

9th

8

(2)

8th May 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Moon Over India

9st 0lb

J: George Bass

T: Jack Channon

Long way behind Bella Taslina on debut and ran well below market expectations down to sprinting last time; may want more time and handicaps are probably next up.

33/1

9th

8

(2)

8th May 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

19:00 Kempton (AW)

Moon Over India

9st 0lb

J: George Bass

T: Jack Channon

Long way behind Bella Taslina on debut and ran well below market expectations down to sprinting last time; may want more time and handicaps are probably next up.

33/1

9th

4

(7)

28th Apr 2024

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 5

14:50 Bath

Moon Over India

8st 11lb

J: George Bass

T: Jack Channon

Dropped away in a 7f newcomers' maiden at Newbury nine days ago (28-1); should have learned something from that experience and this is considerably weaker so she can't be ruled out, for all that she's not bred to appreciate the drop in trip.

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
260,000gns yearling; first foal; dam 5.5f (Group 3) and 6f (2yo) winner (RPR 111), closely related to 6.5f Group 1 winner Polydream, half-sister to winners Evaporation (7f/1m Listed) and Ankle (useful 1m/1m3f) out of 1m Listed winner; lots to like on breeding and an Irish 1000 Guineas entry suggests she is held in some regard.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

9th

9

(8)

19th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

16:50 Newbury

Pride And Power

9st 2lb

J: Shane Foley

T: K R Burke

prominent

4/1

9th

9

(8)

19th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

16:50 Newbury

Pride And Power

9st 2lb

J: Shane Foley

T: K R Burke

prominent

4/1

OUR TIP

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

3 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Dam 1m4f AW winner (RPR 59), half-sister to 6f/7f 2yo winner Cuppatee out of Listed-placed 7f-1m3f winning half-sister to Group-placed 7f 2yo winner Lord High Admiral; stable not noted for winning newcomers.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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5th

6

(2)

24th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 16y

Class 6

16:50 Chepstow

Cosmos Artist

8st 9lb

J: Edward Greatrex

T: Ralph J Smith

Huge prices and well beaten in her three completed starts; looks of little account.

25/1

12th

10

(12)

17th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

16:35 Newbury

Cosmos Artist

9st 2lb

J: Thomas Greatrex

T: Ralph J Smith

Problems rearing in the stalls and no worthwhile form; now hooded.

100/1

12th

10

(12)

17th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 0y

Class 4

16:35 Newbury

Cosmos Artist

9st 2lb

J: Thomas Greatrex

T: Ralph J Smith

took keen hold, raced wide, never better than midfield

100/1

Non-runners

Opal Rose

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £55.30
Straight Forecast £47.56
Trifecta £390.70

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Pride And Power

NEWMARKET:

Tarqeez

The Sun:

Tarqeez

Daily Record:

Tarqeez

POSTDATA:

Pride And Power

The Times:

Pride And Power

Telegraph:

Pride And Power

The Guardian:

Pride And Power

Daily Mail:

Pride And Power

D Express:

Pride And Power

Daily Mirror:

Pride And Power

The Star:

Pride And Power