May 13 / 20.30 Wolverhampton (AW)

20.30

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Racing Welfare Supporting Racing’s Workforce Handicap

  • Prize money: £2983.38
  • 0m 7f 36y
  • Class 6
  • 12 runners
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Racing Welfare Supporting Racing’s Workforce Handicap

Runners: 12 runners

Type: Flat AW

Surface: Tapeta

Weather: Cloudy

10/1 (Won)

  • Win: £14.10
  • Place: £2.50

Form: 664222

Last run: 16 days

W: 8st 11lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 48

Form & Verdict
Only 1-34; comes here on the back of three seconds, latterly proving no match for the swooping Little Empire over C&D; each-way claims once more.
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Verdict Starting price

3rd

2

(11)

22nd Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 50y

Class 6

19:55 Ayr

Coconut Bay

9st 9lb

J: David Nolan

T: Tristan Davidson

prominent

4/1

1st

10

(8)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Coconut Bay

8st 11lb

J: Rowan Scott

T: Tristan Davidson

Only 1-34; comes here on the back of three seconds, latterly proving no match for the swooping Little Empire over C&D; each-way claims once more.

10/1

12/1

  • Place: £2.60

Form: 743353 D

Last run: 14 days

W: 8st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 46

Form & Verdict
Both AW wins at Southwell; should be winning races off his reduced mark but the frustration continues; others more likely.
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7th

14

(7)

22nd Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 219y

Class 6

14:55 Redcar

Kodebreaker

8st 13lb

J: Ben Sanderson

T: Michael Herrington

Not the best of strike-rates; won over 7f here in 2022 (good); in good form at present, following up a close second to a stable companion (who won next time) at Yarmouth (1m, good to soft) by finishing a running-on third over 7f at Leicester last time; a possible back up in trip.

5/1

3rd

5

(3)

15th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

20:30 Leicester

Kodebreaker

9st 9lb

J: Dylan Hogan

T: Michael Herrington

Continues to run to a consistent level without winning; headed inside the final furlong when second at Yarmouth (1m, good to soft) last month; his turn will come but he hasn't won in his last 30 races.

11/2

2nd

10

(1)

27th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 3y

Class 6

13:30 Yarmouth

Kodebreaker

9st 0lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: Michael Herrington

Numerous frame efforts this year, including when runner-up at Wolverhampton (7f) on penultimate run, but he's not easy to win with and was well held at Ripon (1m, good) last time; that took his turf record to 1-17 and others are more persuasive.

6/1

3/1

  • Place: £1.40

Form: 00741 CD

Last run: 16 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Irish raider whose first four runs were on the Dundalk AW; only 3-1 here 16 days ago and overcame a troubled run to win going away; up 6lb but has the potential to go higher.
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5th

2

(2)

4th Jun 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Little Empire

9st 8lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Anthony McCann

Irish 4yo who has low mileage; improved form in 7f events here this spring and he won comfortably at Ayr (1m) yesterday; he'll have to be respected under a 5lb penalty if running again today.

5/2

1st

5

(3)

3rd Jun 2024

Good To Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

15:15 Ayr

Little Empire

9st 4lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: Anthony McCann

in touch with leaders, headway up the centre and led 2f out, ridden inside final furlong, eased towards finish

2/1

3rd

2

(5)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Little Empire

9st 9lb

J: Tommie Jakes

T: Anthony McCann

slowly away

3/1

4th
7 (11)
Tonal

8/1

Form: 341400 C

Last run: 23 days

W: 9st 6lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Won cosily over 9.4f here in February off just 2lb higher; the quick return under a penalty didn't work out and his subsequent defeats have come on soft ground; could be interesting back here, for all that there are questions to answer at 7f.
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8th

2

(11)

27th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 3y

Class 6

13:30 Yarmouth

Tonal

9st 10lb

J: William Buick

T: Ian Williams

Has a patchy profile but he won a Wolverhampton handicap (9.4f, Tapeta) in February and was a good second on Polytrack at Chelmsford (7f; cheekpieces added) last Thursday; now returns to turf but he's unexposed in this sphere and is a big player if he can match that latest form.

3/1

8th

2

(11)

27th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 3y

Class 6

13:30 Yarmouth

Tonal

9st 10lb

J: William Buick

T: Ian Williams

Has a patchy profile but he won a Wolverhampton handicap (9.4f, Tapeta) in February and was a good second on Polytrack at Chelmsford (7f; cheekpieces added) last Thursday; now returns to turf but he's unexposed in this sphere and is a big player if he can match that latest form.

3/1

2nd

1

(7)

23rd May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

19:47 Chelmsford (AW)

Tonal

9st 11lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Ian Williams

took keen hold, in touch with leaders, led over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

9/2

OUR TIP

11/2

Form: 464542 CD

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 9lb

8 yo Mare

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Hasn't won for a while but she goes well here and only just missed out on last month's stable debut over 8.6f; fine at 7f.
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11th

6

(8)

4th Jun 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Plumette

9st 7lb

J: Rob Hornby

T: Alastair Ralph

Five-time course winner; best effort this spring when second over C&D on penultimate outing (debut for new stable); losing run is mounting up but she remains well treated on peak form.

20/1

5th

1

(1)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Plumette

9st 9lb

J: David Probert

T: Alastair Ralph

Hasn't won for a while but she goes well here and only just missed out on last month's stable debut over 8.6f; fine at 7f.

11/2

5th

1

(1)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Plumette

9st 9lb

J: David Probert

T: Alastair Ralph

Hasn't won for a while but she goes well here and only just missed out on last month's stable debut over 8.6f; fine at 7f.

11/2

6th
11 (4)
Vivency

20/1

Form: 0-3287 D

Last run: 86 days

W: 8st 10lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Dual AW winner over 7f from 31 career starts; only seventh over C&D on final sighting three months ago and others have more going for them.
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6th

11

(4)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Vivency

8st 10lb

J: Mark Winn

T: John Mackie

Dual AW winner over 7f from 31 career starts; only seventh over C&D on final sighting three months ago and others have more going for them.

20/1

6th

11

(4)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Vivency

8st 10lb

J: Mark Winn

T: John Mackie

Dual AW winner over 7f from 31 career starts; only seventh over C&D on final sighting three months ago and others have more going for them.

20/1

7th

8

(8)

17th Feb 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

17:15 Wolverhampton (AW)

Vivency

9st 2lb

J: James Sullivan

T: John Mackie

took keen hold, midfield on outer

20/1

Form: 4174-3 CD

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 58

Form & Verdict
Both wins have come over C&D and, after one run for Stuart Edmunds over hurdles, he was a front-running third at Chelmsford; thereabouts.
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3rd

5

(9)

18th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 6f 210y

Class 6

21:00 Brighton

Fayasel

9st 5lb

J: Sorcha Woods

T: Mike Murphy & Michael Keady

Couple of tough draws since switched to a visor from cheekpieces, finishing second on his side of the course at Lingfield back on turf last time; that was a decent effort in the circumstances and he should go well.

8/1

6th

2

(1)

8th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Lingfield

Fayasel

9st 11lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Mike Murphy & Michael Keady

awkward start, raced far side, prominent

8/1

3rd

5

(13)

28th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 1y

Class 6

18:10 Lingfield (AW)

Fayasel

9st 6lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Mike Murphy & Michael Keady

raced wide early, raced in second, ridden over 1f out, kept on but lost second inside final 110yds

7/1

12/1

Form: 32506- C

Last run: 173 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 60

Form & Verdict
Ideally wants further than 7f but he won off this mark over 8.6f here in October; lacking a recent run might not be ideal.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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6th

7

(2)

24th Jun 2024

Good

0m 7f 218y

Class 6

13:55 Thirsk

Cloch Nua

9st 5lb

J: Alex Jary

T: Stella Barclay

Both wins have come on Tapeta and he's 0-8 on the grass; however, twice placed on turf and his latest Wolverhampton run was eyecatching.

9/2

7th

9

(7)

4th Jun 2024

Standard

1m 0f 142y

Class 6

19:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Cloch Nua

9st 6lb

J: Cameron Noble

T: Stella Barclay

Last success came over C&D (off 2lb higher) in October 2022; modest effort over 7f here on seasonal debut; may fare better back up in trip with that outing under his belt.

20/1

8th

3

(2)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Cloch Nua

9st 9lb

J: Jack Enright

T: Stella Barclay

Ideally wants further than 7f but he won off this mark over 8.6f here in October; lacking a recent run might not be ideal.

12/1

Form: 3-8766 CD

Last run: 47 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
C&D winner but his overall record stands at 2-32 and he's finished down the field in last four runs; others are preferred.
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9th

8

(10)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

South Dakota Sioux

9st 5lb

J: Luke Morris

T: John Butler

C&D winner but his overall record stands at 2-32 and he's finished down the field in last four runs; others are preferred.

10/1

9th

8

(10)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

South Dakota Sioux

9st 5lb

J: Luke Morris

T: John Butler

C&D winner but his overall record stands at 2-32 and he's finished down the field in last four runs; others are preferred.

10/1

14/1

Form: 0-2050 C

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 4lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 55

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

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

Form: 147788 D

Last run: 4 days

W: 9st 6lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Turf and Tapeta winner; recently changed hands for 1,800gns and was tailed off over 6f at Chelmsford last week.
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11th

6

(7)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Sienna Breeze

9st 6lb

J: Millie Wonnacott

T: Damien Wingrove

slowly into stride

33/1

11th

6

(7)

13th May 2024

Standard

0m 7f 36y

Class 6

20:30 Wolverhampton (AW)

Sienna Breeze

9st 6lb

J: Millie Wonnacott

T: Damien Wingrove

slowly into stride

33/1

8th

1

(4)

9th May 2024

Standard

0m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:30 Chelmsford (AW)

Sienna Breeze

11st 4lb

J: Miss Jodie Wingrove

T: Damien Wingrove

towards rear, no telling impression

20/1

8/1

Form: 303475 CD BF

Last run: 13 days

W: 9st 7lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 58

Form & Verdict
Often runs well, as was the case in first-time blinkers at Brighton two weeks ago; however, the losing run is mounting up.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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9th

7

(8)

17th Jun 2024

Good

0m 6f 16y

Class 6

16:18 Chepstow

One Hart

9st 8lb

J: Tom Queally

T: D Donovan

Back on song with narrow win in 15-runner Lingfield handicap (7f, good to firm) last week, his sixth career success; not one to rely upon heavily but remains well handicapped on form as recent as the winter and can cope with today's drop back in trip.

5/1

1st

10

(10)

8th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 6

20:15 Lingfield

One Hart

9st 5lb

J: Tom Queally

T: D Donovan

raced near side, led

12/1

9th

11

(4)

17th May 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

14:23 Newmarket

One Hart

8st 10lb

J: Molly Gunn

T: D Donovan

Has knocked on the door this year but was well beaten after racing too freely in the lead at Wolverhampton (7f) on Monday and remains without a win since February 2023; swaps blinkers for refitted cheekpieces; others have more pressing claims.

25/1

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £103.90
Straight Forecast £142.83
Tricast £362.79
Trifecta £457.90

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Little Empire

POSTDATA:

Fayasel

NEWMARKET:

South Dakota Sioux

RP RATINGS:

Little Empire

The Times:

Little Empire

Telegraph:

Little Empire

The Guardian:

Little Empire

Daily Mirror:

Little Empire

The Star:

Little Empire

Daily Record:

Little Empire

Daily Mail:

Fayasel

D Express:

Fayasel

The Sun:

Fayasel