April 23 / 16.20 Yarmouth

16.20

Good To Firm

QuinnBet Handicap

  • Prize money: £4396.56
  • 1m 0f 3y
  • Class 5
  • 13 runners
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QuinnBet Handicap

Runners: 13 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Mostly cloudy

7/1 (Won)

  • Win: £11.80
  • Place: £3.40

Form: 2-9472

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 3lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 62

Form & Verdict
Ten-race maiden but nearly won an AW handicap last summer and he was second at Thirsk last time when heavy ground might not have been ideal; his turn will come and blinkers are fitted this time.
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3rd

2

(4)

7th Jun 2024

Good

1m 1f 11y

Class 5

18:05 Goodwood

Lunario

9st 13lb

J: Christian Howarth

T: Alice Haynes

Won a Class 5 over 1m at Yarmouth (good to firm) when in this headgear for the first time (retained since) and has only just come up shy since then, albeit in Class 6s; edging up the weights but should stay this far and has less to prove than a few.

5/1

2nd

1

(1)

24th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

18:10 Bath

Lunario

9st 11lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Alice Haynes

Off the mark at the 11th attempt at Yarmouth (1m, good to firm; first-time tongue-tie and blinkers); career best effort when a close second at Nottingham (8.5f, good) under 3lb claimer since; up another 1lb; respected.

5/1

2nd

1

(1)

24th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

18:10 Bath

Lunario

9st 11lb

J: Kieran O’Neill

T: Alice Haynes

Off the mark at the 11th attempt at Yarmouth (1m, good to firm; first-time tongue-tie and blinkers); career best effort when a close second at Nottingham (8.5f, good) under 3lb claimer since; up another 1lb; respected.

5/1

14/1

  • Place: £2.70

Form: -27209

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 61

Form & Verdict
Has more than enough ability to win races off this mark but he's quirky and slow starts are holding him back.
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1st

7

(4)

4th Jun 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 5

19:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Beylerbeyi

9st 3lb

J: Cieren Fallon

T: Ian Williams

No win in Britain but has had some close calls this year, including over C&D, and he did well to get as close as he did after a slow start at Nottingham (about 1m) on Sunday; on his ninth different jockey this year and surely things will go right at some stage.

11/4

3rd

9

(3)

2nd Jun 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 75y

Class 5

17:30 Nottingham

Beylerbeyi

8st 13lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Ian Williams

slowly away, raced in last, headway on near side of group over 2f out, edged left and pressed leaders inside final furlong, kept on

9/2

2nd

13

(1)

27th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 3y

Class 5

16:50 Yarmouth

Beylerbeyi

9st 1lb

J: William Buick

T: Ian Williams

0-15 since debut win but has gone close a few times (7f/1m, AW/turf) this year; shaped as if he's still in form at Thirsk (fifth of 14) most recently and he's not ruled out on this drop back in trip.

11/2

6/1

  • Place: £3.90

Form: 54314- CD

Last run: 229 days

W: 9st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict
C&D winner last May (good to firm) after a similar break and doubled his tally at Salisbury on his penultimate run (1m, good); still on a handy mark and strongly considered.
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6th

5

(1)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 2f 0y

Class 5

13:45 Newbury

Anglo Saxson

10st 11lb

J: Mr Lewis Kent

T: Patrick Owens

led

8/1

3rd

7

(9)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Anglo Saxson

9st 6lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Patrick Owens

dwelt start, midfield

6/1

3rd

7

(9)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Anglo Saxson

9st 6lb

J: Benoit De La Sayette

T: Patrick Owens

dwelt start, midfield

6/1

Form: 725302 C

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 5lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 64

Form & Verdict
Only win in 32 starts did at least come here over 7f last July when 2lb higher; good second back here ten days ago on a belated first crack at sprinting; stays 1m.
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4th

1

(1)

10th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

17:10 Lingfield

Dion Baker

9st 11lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: Michael Wigham

led, headed 3f out, lost position gradually from 2f out, weakened inside final furlong

5/1

5th

10

(9)

27th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 3y

Class 5

16:50 Yarmouth

Dion Baker

9st 7lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: Michael Wigham

Just one win from first 34 starts but he doubled his tally when scoring at Brighton (7f) last Tuesday; has a penalty but he pulled 5l clear with the runner-up and is a big player again if he can repeat that form; his wins have come on good/good to firm but he has form on soft.

4/1

5th

10

(9)

27th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 3y

Class 5

16:50 Yarmouth

Dion Baker

9st 7lb

J: Adam Farragher

T: Michael Wigham

Just one win from first 34 starts but he doubled his tally when scoring at Brighton (7f) last Tuesday; has a penalty but he pulled 5l clear with the runner-up and is a big player again if he can repeat that form; his wins have come on good/good to firm but he has form on soft.

4/1

15/2

Form: 1000-4 D

Last run: 32 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 68

Form & Verdict
Only 2lb higher than for last season's Chepstow win over this far on fast ground; had a wind operation prior to reappearing on the AW (1m2f) last month and only went down by 2l from the front; might strip fitter for that.
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6th

5

(4)

10th Jun 2024

Standard

1m 0f 1y

Class 6

15:05 Lingfield (AW)

Lunanera

9st 7lb

J: Laura Coughlan

T: Archie Watson

Winning miler on turf and was only 2l away in a 1m2f handicap here in March; however, he pulled up last month's hurdling debut and then finished tailed off at Yarmouth when good to soft was no excuse.

14/1

10th

7

(2)

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 2f 23y

Class 5

15:00 Yarmouth

Lunanera

9st 8lb

J: Joshua Bryan

T: Archie Watson

Flat win last August came over 1m (off 1lb lower) and he has seemed stretched by 1m2f; hurdling debut on latest outing did not work out; cheekpieces (worn on penultimate start) return.

10/1

10th

7

(2)

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 2f 23y

Class 5

15:00 Yarmouth

Lunanera

9st 8lb

J: Joshua Bryan

T: Archie Watson

Flat win last August came over 1m (off 1lb lower) and he has seemed stretched by 1m2f; hurdling debut on latest outing did not work out; cheekpieces (worn on penultimate start) return.

10/1

Form: 3/60-6

Last run: 32 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 68

Form & Verdict
Definite signs of winning potential for James Horton, at 6f and 7f; never got involved from off the pace in a 6f handicap on yard debut last month and 1m might be the way forward with him.
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5th

1

(2)

10th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 50y

Class 5

19:09 Nottingham

Martini Nights

10st 2lb

J: Dylan Hogan

T: Jack Jones

Still a maiden but she wasn't disgraced for her new yard when sixth of 13 in 1m Yarmouth handicap 17 days ago; she can't be discounted with this step up in trip a likely plus.

9/1

5th

1

(2)

10th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 50y

Class 5

19:09 Nottingham

Martini Nights

10st 2lb

J: Dylan Hogan

T: Jack Jones

Still a maiden but she wasn't disgraced for her new yard when sixth of 13 in 1m Yarmouth handicap 17 days ago; she can't be discounted with this step up in trip a likely plus.

9/1

6th

2

(8)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Martini Nights

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Hogan

T: Jack Jones

midfield, outpaced over 2f out, soon lost position, headway inside final furlong, no impression

8/1

OUR TIP

Form: 5158- D

Last run: 190 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 66

Form & Verdict
Thirsk novice winner (1m, heavy) but not made no impression in two soft-ground handicaps here afterwards (1m/1m3f); unexposed under these conditions and could yet make his mark off this sort of rating.
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8th

10

(7)

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 2f 23y

Class 5

15:00 Yarmouth

Dreaming Spires

9st 5lb

J: George Wood

T: Harry Eustace

Thirsk novice winner (1m, heavy) last May who has not made much impression here in her three handicaps (1m, 1m3f and 1m) since; lightly raced, 6lb lower than on handicap debut and tries another trip.

12/1

8th

10

(7)

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 2f 23y

Class 5

15:00 Yarmouth

Dreaming Spires

9st 5lb

J: George Wood

T: Harry Eustace

Thirsk novice winner (1m, heavy) last May who has not made much impression here in her three handicaps (1m, 1m3f and 1m) since; lightly raced, 6lb lower than on handicap debut and tries another trip.

12/1

7th

3

(5)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Dreaming Spires

9st 7lb

J: George Wood

T: Harry Eustace

in touch with leaders, weakened over 2f out

20/1

Form: 9-6776

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 65

Form & Verdict
Best form when runner-up in two 7f non-handicaps on soft and good ground last summer; not made any impression in his four previous handicaps and blinkers are tried (cheekpieces did little for him).
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8th

6

(3)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Elusive Empire

9st 6lb

J: Joshua Bryan

T: Archie Watson

always behind

16/1

8th

6

(3)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Elusive Empire

9st 6lb

J: Joshua Bryan

T: Archie Watson

always behind

16/1

6th

1

(9)

9th Apr 2024

Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

17:45 Thirsk

Elusive Empire

9st 11lb

J: Luke Morris

T: Archie Watson

Runner-up in a Salisbury novice (7f, soft) and a Musselburgh maiden last July (7f, good); hasn't run as well since, the first on handicap debut over 1m and the last three on the AW; cheekpieces tried again (poor run over 1m on turf last time they were on); on a fair mark now.

8/1

Form: 31750- CD

Last run: 211 days

W: 9st 2lb

9 yo Mare

OR: 61

Form & Verdict
Multiple winner and has scored twice here; thoroughly exposed though and tends to be better for a run.
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4th

1

(3)

8th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Lingfield

Spanish Mane

9st 11lb

J: Josephine Gordon

T: Julia Feilden

ducked right start, raced far side, led group

12/1

10th

5

(11)

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 3y

Class 6

17:05 Yarmouth

Spanish Mane

9st 8lb

J: Josephine Gordon

T: Julia Feilden

Turf record is 11-46; has plenty of form at Yarmouth; seemed to need the run here last month on seasonal debut; competitively weighted but has failed to win this race in three attempts.

20/1

10th

5

(11)

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 3y

Class 6

17:05 Yarmouth

Spanish Mane

9st 8lb

J: Josephine Gordon

T: Julia Feilden

Turf record is 11-46; has plenty of form at Yarmouth; seemed to need the run here last month on seasonal debut; competitively weighted but has failed to win this race in three attempts.

20/1

12/1

Form: 4180-4 C

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Won off this mark over 6f here last September and ran on for fourth over that same trip here ten days ago; others might see this out stronger over 1m.
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6

(3)

13th Jun 2024

Soft

0m 7f 3y

Class 6

14:00 Yarmouth

Zina Colada

9st 4lb

J: Mikkel Mortensen

T: George Margarson

Just did enough when winning a 6f fillies' handicap (Class 5) here last September, but has proved largely disappointing this year (0-4; falling 6lb in the handicap); yet to convince beyond 6f, albeit with scope for 7f-1m on pedigree; others preferred.

12/1

9th

3

(6)

16th May 2024

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:22 Lingfield

Zina Colada

9st 6lb

J: Mikkel Mortensen

T: George Margarson

awkward start, towards rear

12/1

9th

3

(6)

16th May 2024

Good To Firm

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

20:22 Lingfield

Zina Colada

9st 6lb

J: Mikkel Mortensen

T: George Margarson

awkward start, towards rear

12/1

7/2

Form: -31113 D BF

Last run: 66 days

W: 8st 12lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Won a Kempton handicap in January and went on to complete a hat-trick with victories in classified races; did disappoint off his career-high mark back in a handicap in February but may have been ready for a break.
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2nd

8

(6)

22nd Jun 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 5

13:35 Newmarket (July)

Charlatan

8st 11lb

J: Kyle McHugh

T: David Simcock

took keen hold, prominent, ridden and pressed leaders and headway over 1f out

9/1

4

(3)

7th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 6f 210y

Class 6

14:00 Brighton

Charlatan

9st 2lb

J: George Bass

T: David Simcock

Completed a hat-trick on the AW at the start of the year with his overall record on artificial surfaces 31113, but four efforts on turf, including at Yarmouth (1m, good to firm) last time, have been moderate; enough to prove.

9/2

12th
5 (2)
Sycamore

8/1

Form: 0-1243 D

Last run: 14 days

W: 9st 6lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 65

Form & Verdict
Has found some consistency on the AW and finished well from off the pace to make the frame at Southwell two weeks ago (1m); some doubts about him being as good on the grass but not easily ruled out.
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12th

5

(2)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Sycamore

9st 6lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Scott Dixon

always behind

8/1

12th

5

(2)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Sycamore

9st 6lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Scott Dixon

always behind

8/1

3rd

9

(14)

9th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 5

19:00 Southwell (AW)

Sycamore

9st 6lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: Scott Dixon

C&D winner who did well to overcome trouble when successful at Newcastle (1m, Tapeta) in January; has run well in both outings since including when beaten just over a length into fourth of nine here last time; each-way claims if in the same form after his short break.

16/1

Form: 231135 D

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 7lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 66

Form & Verdict
Won twice on the AW (1m/7f) in the space of three days last month and has continued to run respectably; yet to win on the grass but has comparable form on this surface.
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13th

4

(7)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Big Narstie

9st 7lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: Michael Appleby

slowly into stride, always behind

16/1

13th

4

(7)

23rd Apr 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 3y

Class 5

16:20 Yarmouth

Big Narstie

9st 7lb

J: Frederick Larson

T: Michael Appleby

slowly into stride, always behind

16/1

5th

6

(2)

28th Mar 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 5

19:00 Southwell (AW)

Big Narstie

9st 8lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Michael Appleby

Kept busy but he found a sharp finish when winning over 1m at Newcastle then 7f here this month; failed to pick up in the same way back at Newcastle since but a strong pace would suit and respected on the earlier form.

7/1

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Payout
Exacta £90.30
Straight Forecast £73.95
Tricast £495.82
Trifecta £1163.00

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Anglo Saxson

RP RATINGS:

Lunanera

TOPSPEED:

Lunario

Daily Mail:

Charlatan

POSTDATA:

Dion Baker

D Express:

Martini Nights

The Guardian:

Sycamore

The Star:

Lunanera

Telegraph:

Lunario

The Sun:

Charlatan

Daily Record:

Dion Baker

NEWMARKET:

Anglo Saxson

The Times:

Anglo Saxson

Daily Mirror:

Anglo Saxson