May 03 / 16.30 Musselburgh

16.30

Good

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  • Prize money: £3402.1
  • 1m 0f 2y
  • Class 6
  • 10 runners
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Runners: 10 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

10/1 (Won)

  • Win: £5.50
  • Place: £1.80

Form: 533-50 CD

Last run: 9 days

W: 9st 8lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
C&D winner who held her form well last term; yet to hit top form in two starts in 2024 (tenth in 7f Catterick handicap on latter occasion) but it would come as no surprise if she took a step forward here off an easing mark.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

5

(7)

8th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 6y

Class 6

15:20 Catterick

Without Delay

9st 8lb

J: Franny Norton

T: Tracy Waggott

prominent, pushed along to lead over 1f out, kept on, always doing enough

6/1

13/2

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 779-85 D

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 4lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 50

Form & Verdict
Got off the mark at Redcar (1m) last June and he comes here on the back of a solid fifth in 8.5f Wolverhampton handicap 10 days ago; in the mix from a 2lb lower mark.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

8

(7)

3rd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 2y

Class 6

16:30 Musselburgh

Tacitus

9st 4lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Tjade Collier

dwelt start, in rear

13/2

2nd

8

(7)

3rd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 2y

Class 6

16:30 Musselburgh

Tacitus

9st 4lb

J: Dale Swift

T: Tjade Collier

dwelt start, in rear

13/2

5th

10

(10)

23rd Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

20:00 Wolverhampton (AW)

Tacitus

8st 8lb

J: Zak Wheatley

T: Tjade Collier

led, headed over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

33/1

3rd
10 (6)
Fanzone

8/1

  • Place: £2.60

Form: 873265 C

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 0lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict
His sole turf success came over 7f here and he arrives in decent nick, fifth of ten in 8.5f Wolverhampton handicap 23 days ago; one for the shortlist.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

8

(6)

5th Jun 2024

Good

1m 0f 75y

Class 6

14:27 Nottingham

Fanzone

9st 0lb

J: Kyle McHugh

T: Liam Bailey

pulled hard, prominent, pressed leader 1f out, no extra final 110yds

3/1

3rd

10

(6)

3rd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 2y

Class 6

16:30 Musselburgh

Fanzone

9st 0lb

J: Ben Robinson

T: Liam Bailey

midfield, took keen hold and raced in second after 2f, led over 2f out

8/1

Form: 13375- CD

Last run: 200 days

W: 9st 5lb

10 yo Gelding

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
Veteran nowadays but he goes well here so this C&D scorer can't be discounted if fully tuned up for his reappearance off an easing mark.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

12

(11)

12th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 68y

Class 6

21:00 Hamilton

Chinese Spirit

9st 3lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Linda Perratt

Two-time course winner who was second in this race last year and won at Musselburgh last August; however, this 10yo has failed to threaten when fourth on his two outings this season and has to raise his game.

14/1

4th

6

(5)

1st Jun 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 2y

Class 6

17:20 Musselburgh

Chinese Spirit

9st 0lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Linda Perratt

Now a 10yo but he went close in this 12 months ago and is 2lb lower than when winning over C&D (good to firm) last August; also effective on good to soft; reappeared with fair fourth here four weeks ago and could build on that with a big performance today.

8/1

4th

7

(9)

3rd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 2y

Class 6

16:30 Musselburgh

Chinese Spirit

9st 5lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Linda Perratt

towards rear

13/2

5/2

Form: 4-9132 D

Last run: 56 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
Scored at Newcastle (1m) in February and blinkered when a very good second in 1m handicap there 56 days ago; he merits serious consideration back on turf with the headgear again sported.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

2

(3)

12th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 0f 68y

Class 6

21:00 Hamilton

Ledger

10st 2lb

J: Brandon Wilkie

T: Lucinda Russell

Won over C&D (good) last month and made it 2-2 here two weeks ago (1m1f, soft); unraced on fast ground; clearly in good heart and holds solid claims.

5/1

1st

3

(7)

29th May 2024

Good To Soft

1m 1f 35y

Class 6

17:20 Hamilton

Ledger

9st 4lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Lucinda Russell

prominent, led over 1f out, soon joined and ridden, kept on well and led clearly towards finish

9/4

1st

8

(6)

17th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 68y

Class 6

19:50 Hamilton

Ledger

9st 2lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Lucinda Russell

In excellent (winning) form on the AW for his current yard through the winter but he turned in a below-par fifth back on turf at Musselburgh (1m) a fortnight ago; he's the sort to bounce back though.

8/1

10/1

Form: 955-00

Last run: 25 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 53

Form & Verdict
Is now 0-18 and she beat only one in 7f Newcastle handicap 25 days ago; visor goes on now with lots to prove.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

5

(2)

3rd Jun 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

16:15 Ayr

Violeta

9st 2lb

J: Clifford Lee

T: Ben Haslam

in touch with leaders, went second after 1f, briefly disputed lead over 1f out, lost second inside final 110yds

9/1

6th

6

(4)

3rd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 2y

Class 6

16:30 Musselburgh

Violeta

9st 7lb

J: Andrew Breslin

T: Ben Haslam

dwelt start, in rear

10/1

6th

6

(4)

3rd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 2y

Class 6

16:30 Musselburgh

Violeta

9st 7lb

J: Andrew Breslin

T: Ben Haslam

dwelt start, in rear

10/1

OUR TIP

Form: 3427-9

Last run: 39 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
Showed some fair form around 1m without winning for Roger Varian last term but she came in last of nine in 7f Newcastle handicap for her current yard 39 days ago; visor is reached for now.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

5th

6

(2)

3rd Jun 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

15:15 Ayr

Pacos Pride

8st 9lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Daragh Bourke

midfield, weakened towards far side over 1f out

7/1

3rd

7

(8)

22nd May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

17:30 Ayr

Pacos Pride

9st 1lb

J: Sam Feilden

T: Daragh Bourke

Came closest to winning for Roger Varian when a nose second on AW (about 1m) in October; not yet found her form in three starts for new yard, including in first-time visor latest (now discarded).

16/1

12/1

Form: 200-69

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
A dual 7f scorer in 2023 for Daniel and Claire Kubler but she's yet to fire in three runs for her current yard; she needs to take a big step forward.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

8

(4)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 15y

Class 6

20:15 Musselburgh

Moondial

8st 9lb

J: William Pyle

T: Katie Scott

She's fully 8lb lower than when winning at Epsom (7f, good) last August but for good reason, having been unable to get competitive this year; the first-time blinkers need to prompt a major revival.

25/1

7th

8

(1)

3rd Jun 2024

Good To Soft

1m 5f 26y

Class 6

14:45 Ayr

Moondial

9st 0lb

J: William Pyle

T: Katie Scott

Her mark continues to slide but she's been unable to threaten this year, most recently when upped to 1m2f here; big stamina question to answer now tackling another new trip.

14/1

4th

9

(1)

14th May 2024

Good

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Ayr

Moondial

8st 11lb

J: Sam James

T: Katie Scott

prominent, lost ground over 1f out, weakened gradually inside final furlong

16/1

Form: -80500

Last run: 17 days

W: 9st 10lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
A fair 1m2f winner at his best but he arrives below par, only tenth in 1m2f Newcastle handicap 17 days ago; others appeal more.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

14

(8)

10th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 1f 0y

Class 5

16:55 Carlisle

Loom Large

8st 5lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

Well treated on his win at Newcastle (1m2f, AW) last October but he's been in the doldrums this year and has finished ahead of only three rivals in his last four runs; yard also runs three others and he has a lot to prove.

20/1

10th

8

(4)

14th May 2024

Good

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Ayr

Loom Large

8st 12lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

in touch with leaders, edged left and weakened under 3f out

14/1

10th

8

(4)

14th May 2024

Good

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

19:00 Ayr

Loom Large

8st 12lb

J: Andrew Mullen

T: Iain Jardine

A fair 1m2f winner at his best but he arrives here in the doldrums and hard to recommend at the minute.

14/1

10th
9 (2)
Doomsday

8/1

Form: 22946-

Last run: 229 days

W: 9st 1lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Winless since 2022 and he came in last of six when tried in a visor in 7f handicap here on his final start in 2023; he needs to bounce back on his seasonal return.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

9

(7)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 15y

Class 6

20:15 Musselburgh

Doomsday

8st 4lb

J: Joe Fanning

T: Liam Bailey

He ran well in turf classified races last August (including C&D) and may have needed last month's reappearance outing here, but he's won just one of his 23 starts and others are more compelling.

20/1

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £25.90
Straight Forecast £23.18
Tricast £141.49
Trifecta £146.20

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Ledger

RP RATINGS:

Tacitus

Daily Mail:

Chinese Spirit

The Star:

Without Delay

The Times:

Ledger

Telegraph:

Ledger

The Guardian:

Ledger

POSTDATA:

Tacitus

D Express:

Tacitus

The Sun:

Tacitus

Daily Mirror:

Chinese Spirit

Daily Record:

Chinese Spirit