May 16 / 17.25 Perth

17.25

Good To Soft

Edinburgh Gin Open National Hunt Flat Race (Category 1 Elimination) (GBB Race)

  • Prize money: £2723
  • 2m 0f 47y
  • Class 4
  • 9 runners
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Edinburgh Gin Open National Hunt Flat Race (Category 1 Elimination) (GBB Race)

Runners: 9 runners

Type: NH Flat

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

5/2 (Won)

  • Win: £3.75
  • Place: £1.40

Form: 1- CD

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Point winner who scored a shade cosily on his rules debut in a bumper here (soft; tongue tied) last month; it's not easy to follow up under a penalty but he should give a good account.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

1

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Takt De Touques

11st 9lb

J: Mr N McParlan

T: Gerald Stephen Quinn

made all

5/2

1st

1

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Takt De Touques

11st 9lb

J: Mr N McParlan

T: Gerald Stephen Quinn

Point winner who scored a shade cosily on his rules debut in a bumper here (soft; tongue tied) last month; it's not easy to follow up under a penalty but he should give a good account.

5/2

1st

8

26th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:00 Perth

Takt De Touques

11st 3lb

J: Mr N McParlan

T: Gerald Stephen Quinn

Made it third-time lucky in Irish points in a four-runner race at Portrush (soft to heavy); now tongue tied; should have some future under rules.

13/2

3/1

  • Place: £1.20

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Second foal; unraced dam closely related to Champion Hurdle winner Rock On Ruby and useful bumper/2m-2m6f hurdle winner Alpine Glade out of unraced half-sister to smart hurdler Bank View; interesting pedigree; one of three in this for his trainer, who is 19% in GB bumpers over five seasons.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

2nd

7

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Cairndhu

10st 10lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: S R B Crawford

in touch with leaders

3/1

2nd

7

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Cairndhu

10st 10lb

J: Brian Hughes

T: S R B Crawford

Second foal; unraced dam closely related to Champion Hurdle winner Rock On Ruby and useful bumper/2m-2m6f hurdle winner Alpine Glade out of unraced half-sister to smart hurdler Bank View; interesting pedigree; one of three in this for his trainer, who is 19% in GB bumpers over five seasons.

3/1

10/1

  • Place: £3.00

Form:

Last run:

W: 10st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
£2,000 yearling; first foal; dam unraced, out of maiden half-sister to 2m7f-3m2f hurdle/smart chase winner Swansea Bay and 2m4f-3m hurdle/useful chase winner Gower-Slave; market check suggested.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

8

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Fairlawn Skipper

10st 10lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Peter & Michael Bowen

prominent early, soon in touch with leaders

10/1

3rd

8

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Fairlawn Skipper

10st 10lb

J: Sean Bowen

T: Peter & Michael Bowen

£2,000 yearling; first foal; dam unraced, out of maiden half-sister to 2m7f-3m2f hurdle/smart chase winner Swansea Bay and 2m4f-3m hurdle/useful chase winner Gower-Slave; market check suggested.

10/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
21,000euros foal, £50,000 3yo; first foal; unraced dam half-sister to 2m4f-3m4f hurdle/chase winner Riverside City; looks the pick of the pair for a trainer who is 8% in bumpers over five seasons; worth a market check.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

5

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Whathaveyou

11st 2lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: N W Alexander

ran green and detached early, in rear

10/1

4th

5

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Whathaveyou

11st 2lb

J: Sean Quinlan

T: N W Alexander

21,000euros foal, £50,000 3yo; first foal; unraced dam half-sister to 2m4f-3m4f hurdle/chase winner Riverside City; looks the pick of the pair for a trainer who is 8% in bumpers over five seasons; worth a market check.

10/1

OUR TIP

Form: 6-

Last run: 20 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Dam placed at 6f, half-sister to two sprint winners; 18-1 when showing some promise here on debut last month, when just over 2l sixth behind Takt De Touques; reopposes on 7lb better terms and could make a race of it.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

3

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Magna Victor

11st 2lb

J: David Bass

T: Alastair Ralph

took keen hold, prominent

9/2

5th

3

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Magna Victor

11st 2lb

J: David Bass

T: Alastair Ralph

Dam placed at 6f, half-sister to two sprint winners; 18-1 when showing some promise here on debut last month, when just over 2l sixth behind Takt De Touques; reopposes on 7lb better terms and could make a race of it.

9/2

6th

4

26th Apr 2024

Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:00 Perth

Magna Victor

11st 3lb

J: Lorcan Williams

T: Alastair Ralph

First foal; dam placed 6f (RPR 69), half-sister to winners Able Kane (5f-7.3f) and Sweet Pursuit (5.7f/6f); the sire brings some stamina to the table but he wouldn't be the obvious answer.

33/1

Form: V-0

Last run: 10 days

W: 10st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Has not gone off bigger than 11-2 in two starts, the first of them void and the more recent one when he finished 37l adrift at Down Royal (2m1f, good); much more needed.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

9

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Inoue

10st 10lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: S R B Crawford

in touch with leaders

14/1

6th

9

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Inoue

10st 10lb

J: Gavin Sheehan

T: S R B Crawford

Has not gone off bigger than 11-2 in two starts, the first of them void and the more recent one when he finished 37l adrift at Down Royal (2m1f, good); much more needed.

14/1

10th

5

6th May 2024

Good

2m 0f 180y

17:05 Down Royal

Inoue

11st 10lb

J: Mr O McGill

T: S R B Crawford

towards rear, brief headway under 3f out, soon no impression

8/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
£800 yearling; fifth foal; dam unplaced at 7f-1m4f Flat (RPR 62) and in points, half-sister to 1m4f Flat and 2m hurdle winner Private Benjamin; one of two runners for a trainer who is 8% in bumpers over five seasons; not an obvious debut winner.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

4

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Split Stone

11st 2lb

J: Bruce Lynn

T: N W Alexander

in rear

20/1

7th

4

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Split Stone

11st 2lb

J: Bruce Lynn

T: N W Alexander

£800 yearling; fifth foal; dam unplaced at 7f-1m4f Flat (RPR 62) and in points, half-sister to 1m4f Flat and 2m hurdle winner Private Benjamin; one of two runners for a trainer who is 8% in bumpers over five seasons; not an obvious debut winner.

20/1

Form:

Last run:

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Horse

OR:

Form & Verdict
First foal; dam placed in bumpers, sister to bumper winner The Big Apple, half-sister to winners Likearollingstone (2m4f hurdle) and Arthur's Quay (1m7f-2m5f hurdle/chase); trainer 0-17 in bumpers (five seasons).
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

2

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Big Storm Brewing

11st 2lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Tristan Davidson

took keen hold, prominent

16/1

8th

2

16th May 2024

Good To Soft

2m 0f 47y

Class 4

17:25 Perth

Big Storm Brewing

11st 2lb

J: Harry Reed

T: Tristan Davidson

First foal; dam placed in bumpers, sister to bumper winner The Big Apple, half-sister to winners Likearollingstone (2m4f hurdle) and Arthur's Quay (1m7f-2m5f hurdle/chase); trainer 0-17 in bumpers (five seasons).

16/1

Form: 3-

Last run: 74 days

W: 11st 2lb

5 yo Gelding

OR:

Form & Verdict
Dam a point and bumper winner (RPR 109); 11-1 on debut at Doncaster (heavy; first-time hood), when an 11l third of four; should appreciate less testing conditions and no surprise if he goes close.
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No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

3rd

9

3rd Mar 2024

Soft

2m 0f 128y

Class 5

17:00 Doncaster

Zainy Champ

11st 2lb

J: Lorcan Williams

T: Jeremy Scott

led, headed over 3f out, outpaced and hung right under 2f out, kept on, no match for first two

14/1

Non-runners

Zainy Champ, Kilwaughter

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £9.60
Straight Forecast £7.90
Trifecta £54.90

Selections

POSTDATA:

Takt De Touques

SPOTLIGHT:

Cairndhu

RP RATINGS:

Magna Victor

Daily Record:

Kilwaughter

Telegraph:

Zainy Champ

The Times:

Cairndhu

The Sun:

Cairndhu

Daily Mirror:

Magna Victor

The Guardian:

Takt De Touques

Daily Mail:

Takt De Touques

D Express:

Takt De Touques

The Star:

Takt De Touques