April 20 / 16.40 Brighton

16.40

Good To Soft

bet365 EBF Restricted Maiden Stakes (For horses In Bands C And D)(EBF Qualifier) (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £3672
  • 0m 5f 60y
  • Class 5
  • 8 runners
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bet365 EBF Restricted Maiden Stakes (For horses In Bands C And D)(EBF Qualifier) (GBB Race)

Runners: 8 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Partly cloudy

6/1 (Won)

  • Win: £14.40
  • Place: £2.80

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 2lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
32,000gns yearling; by Showcasing and the first foal of a maiden sister to smart 6f-8.6f winner Keystroke; has stronger credentials than stablemate Bob Mali; the betting should give further guidance.
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Verdict Starting price

1st

6

(3)

20th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 60y

Class 5

16:40 Brighton

Fondest Dream

9st 2lb

J: Nicola Currie

T: Ollie Sangster

squeezed out start, towards rear, pushed along 2f out, ridden and still plenty to do 1f out, ran on well up the centre to lead towards finish

6/1

2/1

  • Place: £1.30

Form: 2 BF

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 2lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
Havana Grey filly whose owner is a powerful force in the 2yo department; started favourite at Southwell (AW) and duly showed clear promise in finishing a close second; respected with progress on the cards.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

1

(2)

23rd Jun 2024

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 4

14:00 Pontefract

Violet Love

9st 12lb

J: William Buick

T: George Boughey

Progressive RPRs in four races at about 5f, winning comfortably at Chepstow (good to firm) and Bath (good to soft) the last twice; should be as effective over this extra furlong; one of the main form contenders, even with a big penalty.

7/4

1st

2

(9)

15th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 5f 10y

Class 4

14:20 Bath

Violet Love

9st 6lb

J: Pat Cosgrave

T: George Boughey

Beaten-favourite on her first two starts, including behind a stablemate of Kalahari Blue's at Brighton, before making all and winning easily at Chepstow last weekend; about sets the standard under a small penalty.

2/1

1st

6

(9)

8th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 5f 16y

Class 5

18:00 Chepstow

Violet Love

9st 2lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: George Boughey

Havana Grey filly who sets the standard on her close seconds at Southwell (AW) and Brighton (good); off since April but she'll need to take a backward step not to be involved.

9/4

6/1

  • Place: £1.30

Form: 3

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Showed ability with his placed effort at Southwell (AW) and should improve, with this switch to turf looking a positive judged on pedigree; represents last year's winning yard; interesting.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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2nd

2

(8)

9th Jun 2024

Good

0m 5f 0y

Class 3

15:20 Goodwood

Coiled

9st 1lb

J: Charles Bishop

T: Eve Johnson Houghton

Form figures of 333 demonstrate a consistent start to his career; unable to justify favouritism at Brighton (5.2f, good) most recently but wasn't disgraced on RPRs; solid chance.

3/1

3rd

2

(4)

1st May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 60y

Class 5

17:40 Brighton

Coiled

9st 7lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Eve Johnson Houghton

unseated rider in paddock

6/4

3rd

2

(4)

1st May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 60y

Class 5

17:40 Brighton

Coiled

9st 7lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Eve Johnson Houghton

unseated rider in paddock

6/4

12/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
6,000gns foal; Adaay half-sister to Belgian winners Lady Magda (10.5f-13.5f) and Vive La Danse (10.5f-13.5f), out of 6f/7f winner (including 2yo); stable had a low strike-rate with 2yos last term.
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No / Draw
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

6th

10

(4)

8th Jun 2024

Good

0m 5f 0y

Class 2

14:05 Beverley

Over Spiced

9st 2lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Tom Clover

Made a good step forward from her debut to win at Leicester (5f, good) four weeks ago, and the second and third both scored next time; open to further improvement and looks more solid than many.

8/1

1st

13

(8)

11th May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 5

17:20 Leicester

Over Spiced

9st 2lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Tom Clover

Green beforehand and in the race itself when fourth of eight at Brighton on debut three weeks ago (5.5f, good), meeting trouble in running; can do better but such progress will be required.

6/1

1st

13

(8)

11th May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 5

17:20 Leicester

Over Spiced

9st 2lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Tom Clover

Green beforehand and in the race itself when fourth of eight at Brighton on debut three weeks ago (5.5f, good), meeting trouble in running; can do better but such progress will be required.

6/1

40/1

Form: 8

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
Inauspicious debut at Southwell (AW) where he finished last of eight and was well behind Coiled; combination of different surface and fitting of blinkers needs to make a big difference.
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7th

5

(8)

17th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 5f 21y

Class 5

18:00 Windsor

Super Dino

9st 7lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: Amy Murphy

Similar RPRs the last twice when fifth at Brighton and fourth in France (both over an extended 5f, on good and very soft); gelded since last time and now in cheekpieces; should feature.

10/1

5th

5

(8)

20th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 60y

Class 5

16:40 Brighton

Super Dino

9st 5lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: Amy Murphy

pressed leaders

40/1

5th

5

(8)

20th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 60y

Class 5

16:40 Brighton

Super Dino

9st 5lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: Amy Murphy

pressed leaders

40/1

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 0lb

2 yo Filly

OR:

Form & Verdict
6,500gns yearling; Land Force half-sister to winners Global Acclamation (6f/7f AW) and Aussie Rocks (US 4.5f-1m dirt); not quite two years old yet; yard also runs Violet Love; follow the market signals.
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2nd

10

(9)

14th Jun 2024

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 3

14:25 York

Isla Bella

9st 2lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: George Boughey

prominent towards near side

7/2

1st

5

(4)

28th May 2024

Good

0m 5f 215y

Class 5

14:45 Brighton

Isla Bella

9st 0lb

J: Pat Cosgrave

T: George Boughey

pressed leader, led narrowly over 2f out, headed and ridden over 1f out, led again final 110yds, kept on

5/1

1st

5

(4)

28th May 2024

Good

0m 5f 215y

Class 5

14:45 Brighton

Isla Bella

9st 0lb

J: Pat Cosgrave

T: George Boughey

pressed leader, led narrowly over 2f out, headed and ridden over 1f out, led again final 110yds, kept on

5/1

Form: 22

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
Promising second in soft-ground Brocklesby; probably a tad below that form when filling same position at Wolverhampton (AW) but may benefit from this return to turf; leading player on the figures.
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11th

2

(15)

11th May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 5

17:20 Leicester

Bob The Bandit

9st 7lb

J: Frederick Daly

T: Bill Turner

Finished second in the Brocklesby on debut but he's taken backward steps twice since; likely vulnerable once more.

10/1

11th

2

(15)

11th May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 0y

Class 5

17:20 Leicester

Bob The Bandit

9st 7lb

J: Frederick Daly

T: Bill Turner

Finished second in the Brocklesby on debut but he's taken backward steps twice since; likely vulnerable once more.

10/1

7th

2

(1)

20th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 60y

Class 5

16:40 Brighton

Bob The Bandit

9st 5lb

J: William Carson

T: Bill Turner

disputed lead, led narrowly after 1f, intimidated by rival when headed 1f out, soon weakened

7/2

20/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 9st 5lb

2 yo Colt

OR:

Form & Verdict
Sold for £22,000 then £1,000 as a yearling; Mayson half-brother to three AW winners, out of a 6f AW winner; this newcomer may be more interesting when switched to artificial surfaces.
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No / Draw
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1st

7

(8)

6th Jun 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 5

17:15 Chelmsford (AW)

Oakley Boy

9st 7lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Stuart Williams

Green and always in rear in a Brighton maiden (5.5f, good) in April that has thrown up a couple of winners; wouldn't be a huge surprise to see him step forward, especially if backed.

16/1

8th

4

(5)

20th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 60y

Class 5

16:40 Brighton

Oakley Boy

9st 5lb

J: Luke Catton

T: Stuart Williams

slowly into stride, in rear

20/1

8th

4

(5)

20th Apr 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 60y

Class 5

16:40 Brighton

Oakley Boy

9st 5lb

J: Luke Catton

T: Stuart Williams

slowly into stride, in rear

20/1

Non-runners

Bob Mali

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Payout
Exacta £52.50
Straight Forecast £38.30
Trifecta £160.50

Selections

RP RATINGS:

Bob The Bandit

SPOTLIGHT:

Violet Love

The Guardian:

Fondest Dream

D Express:

Bob Mali

The Times:

Coiled

POSTDATA:

Bob The Bandit

Telegraph:

Bob The Bandit

Daily Mail:

Bob The Bandit

Daily Mirror:

Bob The Bandit

The Sun:

Bob The Bandit

The Star:

Bob The Bandit

Daily Record:

Bob The Bandit

NEWMARKET:

Violet Love