April 23 / 20.30 Wolverhampton (AW)

20.30

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  • Prize money: £2983.38
  • 0m 6f 20y
  • Class 6
  • 13 runners
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Runners: 13 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Mostly cloudy

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £4.50
  • Place: £1.60

Form: -83334 C

Last run: 15 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
Plenty of expensive defeats in recent times and a strike-rate of 2-43 speaks loud; she remains well treated, though, and is well up to winning if she settles and gets the breaks.
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1st

7

(7)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mumcat

9st 5lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

Plenty of expensive defeats in recent times and a strike-rate of 2-43 speaks loud; she remains well treated, though, and is well up to winning if she settles and gets the breaks.

7/1

1st

7

(7)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mumcat

9st 5lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

Plenty of expensive defeats in recent times and a strike-rate of 2-43 speaks loud; she remains well treated, though, and is well up to winning if she settles and gets the breaks.

7/1

4th

7

(10)

8th Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

17:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Mumcat

9st 3lb

J: Joanna Mason

T: Jacqueline Coward

Has record of 2-42 but both wins have come on Tapeta and she's finished placed at Southwell (6f) and Newcastle (5f) in last three runs; has wide draw back at this track but she could go well again on this step back up in trip; reapplied cheekpieces replace blinkers.

9/1

16/1

  • Place: £6.30

Form: 90632-

Last run: 141 days

W: 9st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
Regressive maiden for John Quinn who found her level round here off this sort of mark last backend; whether she's up to making it 15th-time lucky back from five months off is a different matter.
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6th

3

(7)

23rd Jul 2024

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0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Midnight Flame

9st 9lb

J: William Cox

T: Joe Ponting

Placed on three of her four starts this spring, including very close second in C&D handicap, but has suffered worrying slump in form on her three starts this summer and now has questions to answer.

14/1

10th

10

(10)

17th Jul 2024

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

16:00 Bath

Midnight Flame

9st 1lb

J: William Cox

T: Joe Ponting

20-race maiden; often placed but she's been disapppointing the last twice; wait for elusive first success set to continue.

14/1

9th

7

(10)

8th Jul 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

19:35 Wolverhampton (AW)

Midnight Flame

9st 9lb

J: Charles Bishop

T: Joe Ponting

midfield

10/1

3rd
6 (8)
Porfin

12/1

  • Place: £1.70

Form: 646567 CD

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 5lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
Front-runner who's struggled since returning to the AW, coming a stone down the weights (Newmarket winner off 7lb higher last August); didn't do any better back on turf last time.
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6th

8

(11)

17th Jul 2024

Good To Soft

0m 6f 3y

Class 6

20:10 Yarmouth

Porfin

9st 3lb

J: Tyler Heard

T: Phil McEntee

Running well and ran second from a wide draw last week at Wolverhampton (7f); trip/ground is absolutely fine.

6/1

2nd

4

(8)

8th Jul 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

18:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Porfin

9st 9lb

J: Grace McEntee

T: Phil McEntee

prominent

3/1

12/1

Form: 32227-

Last run: 187 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 52

Form & Verdict
Dual 5f turf winner last summer, latterly off 2lb lower, who held her form well subsequently; there's nothing to suggest she's best caught fresh, though, and 6f on Tapeta doesn't look optimal.
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1st

4

(6)

29th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

17:32 Windsor

Notre Maison

9st 3lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Stuart Kittow

mounted in chute, raced centre, made all, edged left when ridden over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, unchallenged

7/2

6th

7

(9)

31st May 2024

Good To Soft

0m 5f 16y

Class 6

14:25 Chepstow

Notre Maison

9st 6lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Stuart Kittow

Generally consistent 5yo who is versatile ground-wise; won twice on turf last June and has run well on both starts this season, including a front-running third over C&D 17 days ago; was just behind Rhubarb in that race and she should go well again; change of headgear.

9/2

6/1

Form: 885323 CD

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 46

Form & Verdict
Two wins and a good few near-misses to her name over C&D and goes well for Elisha Whittington; was inclined to over-race on her second quick run here last time (split Arlecchino's Gift and Sisters In The Sky) and is handily drawn again.
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4th

1

(3)

23rd Jul 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Coast

9st 9lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Scott Dixon

Made all in Lingfield handicap last month and placed in two subsequent handicaps (one over C&D); not discredited in Class 5 here eight days ago and ought to be potent at this level.

2/1

5th

9

(8)

15th Jul 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 5

20:10 Wolverhampton (AW)

Coast

8st 13lb

J: Joey Haynes

T: Scott Dixon

in touch with leaders early, led after 1f

6/1

3rd

10

(1)

9th Jul 2024

Standard

0m 6f 1y

Class 6

17:30 Lingfield (AW)

Coast

9st 0lb

J: Joey Haynes

T: Scott Dixon

prominent, lost position 2f out, drifted right over 1f out, rallied and kept on inside final furlong, just held third

7/1

10/1

Form: 392832 CD

Last run: 36 days

W: 9st 2lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
Most racing/wins over 5f but gets away with this trip round here, as when winning over C&D last April; stable form might be better but he remains consistent despite his years and is well drawn for one happiest on the sharp end.
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5th

8

(5)

20th Jun 2024

Standard

0m 5f 21y

Class 6

20:40 Wolverhampton (AW)

Another Angel

8st 12lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Antony Brittain

Veteran who's done most winning at Newcastle and has been on the decline in recent times; bids to end a losing run of 16 back from a couple of months off.

10/1

6th

10

(1)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Another Angel

9st 2lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Antony Brittain

Most racing/wins over 5f but gets away with this trip round here, as when winning over C&D last April; stable form might be better but he remains consistent despite his years and is well drawn for one happiest on the sharp end.

10/1

6th

10

(1)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Another Angel

9st 2lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Antony Brittain

Most racing/wins over 5f but gets away with this trip round here, as when winning over C&D last April; stable form might be better but he remains consistent despite his years and is well drawn for one happiest on the sharp end.

10/1

Form: 447314 CD BF

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
Expensive to follow during the winter and, having ended a long losing run over C&D last month, reverted to type when a beaten-favourite behind Arlecchino's Gift and Coast latest; it's not hard to see him going well again, however.
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3rd

4

(8)

17th Jul 2024

Good

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

15:30 Bath

Sisters In The Sky

9st 9lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Grace Harris

Had a few of today's rivals behind him when winning over C&D two weeks ago, picking up well down the outside; 4lb rise shouldn't prevent another big run.

9/2

1st

5

(4)

3rd Jul 2024

Firm

0m 5f 160y

Class 6

18:00 Bath

Sisters In The Sky

9st 5lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Grace Harris

Usually races over further and has been slowly away on recent starts; likely to be run off his feet and needs to step up.

8/1

7th

4

(5)

24th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 16y

Class 6

15:15 Chepstow

Sisters In The Sky

9st 8lb

J: Hollie Doyle

T: Grace Harris

Has run exclusively in sprints this year and it's been a while since he ran well at beyond 6f; slow starts have cost him the past twice and he's capable off this mark if they go hard and he gets away better.

6/1

16/1

Form: 056317 C

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 3lb

8 yo Gelding

OR: 49

Form & Verdict
Southwell winner off 4lb lower last month who found this mark beyond him when behind three of tonight's rivals over C&D latest; will likely be ridden for luck as usual from a wide stall.
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6th

2

(3)

23rd Jul 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

19:40 Wolverhampton (AW)

Hard Solution

9st 9lb

J: Sam Feilden

T: Ruth Carr

Led close home in this grade at Southwell (6f) in March, his tenth career success, but has not been firing on all cylinders on turf lately.

14/1

9th

9

(7)

18th Jul 2024

Good To Soft

0m 6f 6y

Class 6

14:50 Hamilton

Hard Solution

9st 0lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

dwelt start, always behind

11/1

5th

6

(4)

2nd Jul 2024

Good

0m 5f 7y

Class 6

16:52 Hamilton

Hard Solution

9st 0lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Ruth Carr

prominent towards near side, edged right and lost position over 1f out

12/1

Form: 322162 CD

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
String of solid efforts over C&D this year, latterly when an unlucky loser a fortnight ago (beaten a nose after blowing the start and lugging left); has a 2lb rise and wide stall to overcome tonight.
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7th

3

(1)

13th Jul 2024

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:40 Salisbury

Arlecchinos Gift

9st 11lb

J: Ryan Kavanagh

T: Mark Usher

Kept on well for clearcut AW success at Wolverhampton (6f) 12 days ago and has now won two of his last three; might be vulnerable after latest 4lb rise but will be fine back on turf and is evidently in good nick.

4/1

1st

2

(1)

1st Jul 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Arlecchinos Gift

9st 11lb

J: George Rooke

T: Mark Usher

Dual C&D winner who scored at Lingfield (6f, good to firm) in May but he was well held behind Coast on his return visit last Saturday; needs to step up again after that and others are more persuasive.

9/1

4th

6

(7)

22nd Jun 2024

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

21:00 Lingfield

Arlecchinos Gift

9st 3lb

J: George Rooke

T: Mark Usher

Six-time winner who made it 2-3 on turf here when scoring over C&D (good to firm) last month; up 5lb but he still looks feasibly treated and should get a good tow into this race; strongly respected.

9/2

25/1

Form: 665

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict
Huge prices for three runs to date (two over C&D), hanging left a couple of times; this is more realistic but she hasn't shown enough to be considered, not unless the market speaks firmly her way.
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9th

9

(5)

30th May 2024

Soft

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

17:25 Ripon

West End Lass

9st 3lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: Kevin Frost

Filly who has raced just five times but she's been soundly beaten this spring in both handicaps (6f, AW) and has to raise her game; turf debut.

33/1

8th

7

(12)

3rd May 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

21:00 Newcastle (AW)

West End Lass

9st 7lb

J: Ryan Sexton

T: Kevin Frost

Weakened into tenth when 66-1 for recent handicap debut at Wolverhampton (6f; hung left) and is back in action before a 3lb drop has taken effect; significant improvement required.

33/1

8th

7

(12)

3rd May 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

21:00 Newcastle (AW)

West End Lass

9st 7lb

J: Ryan Sexton

T: Kevin Frost

Weakened into tenth when 66-1 for recent handicap debut at Wolverhampton (6f; hung left) and is back in action before a 3lb drop has taken effect; significant improvement required.

33/1

16/1

Form: 690-77 CD

Last run: 31 days

W: 9st 0lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
C&D winner last spring who lacks consistency now and was below market expectations here last time; perhaps the switch of headgear will do the trick.
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7th

10

(9)

3rd May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Billian

8st 11lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Philip Kirby

Won twice over this trip at Wolverhampton and Chelmsford last spring, though is just 3-42 overall and recent efforts don't suggest his strike-rate is about to improve; first-time visor made no difference ten days ago.

20/1

7th

10

(9)

3rd May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 14y

Class 6

20:30 Newcastle (AW)

Billian

8st 11lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Philip Kirby

Won twice over this trip at Wolverhampton and Chelmsford last spring, though is just 3-42 overall and recent efforts don't suggest his strike-rate is about to improve; first-time visor made no difference ten days ago.

20/1

11th

13

(9)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Billian

9st 0lb

J: Billy Loughnane

T: Philip Kirby

C&D winner last spring who lacks consistency now and was below market expectations here last time; perhaps the switch of headgear will do the trick.

16/1

12/1

Form: 863743 D

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Can pull hard and does most racing now over 5f but this trip is fine and he's drawn near some good pace; is capable if he gets one of his better breaks and things fall his way.
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6th

5

(8)

3rd Jul 2024

Good

0m 5f 1y

Class 6

17:15 Musselburgh

Hard Nut

9st 9lb

J: Mark Winn

T: Linda Perratt

dwelt start, in rear, bit short of room from under 2f out, kept on

8/1

7th

8

(8)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 5f 1y

Class 6

20:45 Musselburgh

Hard Nut

8st 9lb

J: Paddy Mathers

T: Linda Perratt

0-23 since his two 2yo wins in 2019; however, he's run well in defeat on AW on three of his last five starts and is not discounted each-way.

12/1

12th

12

(5)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Hard Nut

9st 0lb

J: Connor Beasley

T: Linda Perratt

Can pull hard and does most racing now over 5f but this trip is fine and he's drawn near some good pace; is capable if he gets one of his better breaks and things fall his way.

12/1

OUR TIP

10/1

Form: 80-205 CD

Last run: 48 days

W: 9st 11lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Has done a lot of his racing over a bit further and often pulls hard now, all of which would be a worry from the outside stall back from seven weeks off; he's still well up to winning at this level in terms of ability though.
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10th

9

(6)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Seas Of Elzaam

9st 4lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: John Butler

Can pull hard so a middle draw might help and he's well up to winning at this level should things go his way.

14/1

10th

9

(6)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Seas Of Elzaam

9st 4lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: John Butler

Can pull hard so a middle draw might help and he's well up to winning at this level should things go his way.

14/1

13th

1

(13)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

0m 6f 20y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Seas Of Elzaam

9st 11lb

J: Liam Keniry

T: John Butler

Has done a lot of his racing over a bit further and often pulls hard now, all of which would be a worry from the outside stall back from seven weeks off; he's still well up to winning at this level in terms of ability though.

10/1

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Payout
Exacta £92.60
Straight Forecast £85.39
Tricast £261.80
Trifecta £385.10

Selections

The Times:

Another Angel

LAMBOURN:

Arlecchino's Gift

RP RATINGS:

Coast

D Express:

Billian

SPOTLIGHT:

Mumcat

POSTDATA:

Porfin

Daily Record:

Coast

Telegraph:

Arlecchino's Gift

Daily Mirror:

Arlecchino's Gift

The Star:

Billian

The Guardian:

Another Angel

Daily Mail:

Another Angel

The Sun:

Another Angel