June 13 / 16.30 Newbury

16.30

Good To Firm

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  • Prize money: £14173.5
  • 0m 7f 0y
  • Class 3
  • 11 runners
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Runners: 11 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Cloudy

14/1 (Won)

  • Win: £20.60
  • Place: £5.20

Form: 35-306 D

Last run: 19 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
Effective at 6f/7f and on any ground; seven wins overall and third at Doncaster on April reappearance was creditable, but two lesser displays have followed.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

1st

5

(3)

11th Jul 2024

Soft

1m 0f 0y

Class 3

17:20 Newmarket (July)

Sterling Knight

9st 12lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Ed Dunlop

towards near side, steady headway when groups merged over 2f out, ridden and led narrowly inside final furlong, just held on

7/1

15th

28

(17)

20th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

18:15 Ascot

Sterling Knight

9st 1lb

J: Colin Keane

T: Ed Dunlop

Has won on extremes of going and it was good to firm when winning narrowly at Newbury (7f) last week but the 5lb penalty (2lb badly in) is a hammer blow in this much better race; others are much preferred.

33/1

1st

5

(11)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Sterling Knight

9st 6lb

J: Rossa Ryan

T: Ed Dunlop

Effective at 6f/7f and on any ground; seven wins overall and third at Doncaster on April reappearance was creditable, but two lesser displays have followed.

14/1

8/1

  • Place: £2.60

Form: -61452 D

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 1lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 82

Form & Verdict
4yo who has had just six races, all on AW; won a Kempton novice in January and ran on well to be beaten a neck in ten-runner handicap there (again 7f) three weeks ago, the latter when a hood was enlisted but he still raced freely; has a good mark if the form is transferred to turf.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

2nd

9

(9)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Metaverse

9st 1lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: David Menuisier

4yo who has had just six races, all on AW; won a Kempton novice in January and ran on well to be beaten a neck in ten-runner handicap there (again 7f) three weeks ago, the latter when a hood was enlisted but he still raced freely; has a good mark if the form is transferred to turf.

8/1

2nd

8

(7)

22nd May 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

20:00 Kempton (AW)

Metaverse

9st 5lb

J: Kyle Strydom

T: David Menuisier

Won a C&D novice in January before a creditable fourth here on his handicap debut (6f); backward step at Newcastle last time but the fitting of a hood could help settle this free-going sort.

12/1

2nd

8

(7)

22nd May 2024

Standard To Slow

0m 7f 0y

Class 4

20:00 Kempton (AW)

Metaverse

9st 5lb

J: Kyle Strydom

T: David Menuisier

Won a C&D novice in January before a creditable fourth here on his handicap debut (6f); backward step at Newcastle last time but the fitting of a hood could help settle this free-going sort.

12/1

7/1

  • Place: £2.00

Form: 0136-9 D BF

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 3lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 84

Form & Verdict
Two wins last term included a 7f handicap at Ascot in September; failed to live up to favouritism there (1m) on reappearance last month but it's possible she needed that run.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
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Verdict Starting price

7th

6

(8)

12th Jul 2024

Good To Soft

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:45 Newmarket (July)

Zouzanna

9st 9lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Harry Charlton

Built upon her reappearance run when staying on well from the rear for third at Newbury (7f, good to firm) last month; has the services of Oisin Murphy again here and is not yet fully exposed; unproven on slow ground; can be very dangerous if conditions suit.

7/2

3rd

6

(4)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Zouzanna

9st 3lb

J: Oisin Murphy

T: Harry Charlton

Two wins last term included a 7f handicap at Ascot in September; failed to live up to favouritism there (1m) on reappearance last month but it's possible she needed that run.

7/1

9th

4

(5)

11th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 2

14:05 Ascot

Zouzanna

8st 13lb

J: William Buick

T: Harry Charlton

took keen hold, in touch with leaders

9/2

10/1

Form: 119-7 D

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 3lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 84

Form & Verdict
Three runs over 7f last summer, winning two novices (Doncaster and Wolverhampton) before reportedly unsuited by soft ground on handicap debut; 305-day absence before respectable seventh of 12 at Kempton (1m, AW; 13-2) three weeks ago; needs to improve his turf form and these are early days.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

7

(10)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Game Set

9st 3lb

J: Jim Crowley

T: Owen Burrows

Three runs over 7f last summer, winning two novices (Doncaster and Wolverhampton) before reportedly unsuited by soft ground on handicap debut; 305-day absence before respectable seventh of 12 at Kempton (1m, AW; 13-2) three weeks ago; needs to improve his turf form and these are early days.

10/1

7th

1

(4)

22nd May 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

18:00 Kempton (AW)

Game Set

9st 9lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Owen Burrows

Three runs over 7f last year, winning novices at Doncaster (good) and Wolverhampton before reportedly unsuited by soft ground when well held on his handicap debut; gelded during his 305-day absence; stamina for 1m not assured but he retains potential.

9/2

7th

1

(4)

22nd May 2024

Standard To Slow

1m 0f 0y

Class 4

18:00 Kempton (AW)

Game Set

9st 9lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: Owen Burrows

Three runs over 7f last year, winning novices at Doncaster (good) and Wolverhampton before reportedly unsuited by soft ground when well held on his handicap debut; gelded during his 305-day absence; stamina for 1m not assured but he retains potential.

9/2

Form: 13-004 CD BF

Last run: 12 days

W: 9st 6lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 87

Form & Verdict
7f wins last term at Ascot (good to soft) in July and Newbury (heavy) in September; only midfield when favourite for the Victoria Cup last month but close fourth at Doncaster 12 days ago was back near his best and, although this would be a rare run on good to firm, he has to be in calculations.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

5th

4

(5)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Pearle Dor

9st 6lb

J: Jason Watson

T: David O’Meara

7f wins last term at Ascot (good to soft) in July and Newbury (heavy) in September; only midfield when favourite for the Victoria Cup last month but close fourth at Doncaster 12 days ago was back near his best and, although this would be a rare run on good to firm, he has to be in calculations.

7/2

4th

9

(2)

1st Jun 2024

Good To Soft

0m 7f 6y

Class 3

18:50 Doncaster

Pearle Dor

9st 4lb

J: Daniel Tudhope

T: David O’Meara

Versatile ground-wise; only midfield when favourite for the Victoria Cup three weeks ago but otherwise has a strong record over 7f when wearing a hood; drops back in class and remains of interest.

3/1

10th

17

(14)

11th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

14:40 Ascot

Pearle Dor

8st 7lb

J: Silvestre De Sousa

T: David O’Meara

took keen hold, held up in midfield

13/2

Form: 343690 D

Last run: 28 days

W: 9st 9lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
Started her career with two 7f wins in Britain; campaigned in UAE for first five starts this year, where her form dipped in handicaps on last two occasions, and she was then soundly beaten at York four weeks ago; probably stays 1m1f; fair bit to prove at present.
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No / Draw
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Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

12th

8

(8)

19th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 213y

Class 1

15:45 Ascot

Nibras Angel

9st 2lb

J: Kevin Stott

T: Ismail Mohammed

Started her career with two 7f wins (maiden/novice) last summer but she's 0-9 since; ran respectably in two Group 2 events at Meydan early this year but she's not made an impact since returning to Britain (handicaps); bottom of the pack on ratings and can only be watched.

100/1

6th

2

(8)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Nibras Angel

9st 9lb

J: Sean D Bowen

T: Ismail Mohammed

Started her career with two 7f wins in Britain; campaigned in UAE for first five starts this year, where her form dipped in handicaps on last two occasions, and she was then soundly beaten at York four weeks ago; probably stays 1m1f; fair bit to prove at present.

16/1

15th

14

(12)

16th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 192y

Class 2

14:45 York

Nibras Angel

8st 12lb

J: Callum Shepherd

T: Ismail Mohammed

dwelt start, always behind

50/1

OUR TIP

Form: 251-15 D

Last run: 26 days

W: 9st 9lb

6 yo Filly

OR: 90

Form & Verdict
Held up; raised her game last term, notably with two wins at Salisbury (7f/6f), and she made a fine start to this season with her win at Windsor (6f, good) in April; never able to challenge here (6f) on latest start but was not disgraced and still needs to be considered seriously.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

6th

4

(1)

1st Jul 2024

Good To Firm

0m 6f 12y

Class 2

19:15 Windsor

Under The Twilight

9st 3lb

J: Harry Davies

T: Michael Blake

2-2 under Harry Davies, including C&D success (off 3lb lower) in April; somewhat interesting with that rider back on board but still seeking first win above Class 4 and others may be better treated.

10/1

7th

1

(7)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Under The Twilight

9st 9lb

J: Tom Marquand

T: Michael Blake

Held up; raised her game last term, notably with two wins at Salisbury (7f/6f), and she made a fine start to this season with her win at Windsor (6f, good) in April; never able to challenge here (6f) on latest start but was not disgraced and still needs to be considered seriously.

8/1

5th

8

(12)

18th May 2024

Good

0m 6f 0y

Class 2

16:10 Newbury

Under The Twilight

8st 11lb

J: Richard Kingscote

T: Michael Blake

Upwardly mobile 6yo mare whose third in this race last year was sandwiched between two wins at Salisbury; bolstered her fine CV with reappearance success at Windsor (6f, good) five weeks ago; should go well again.

9/1

5/2

Form: 230-24 D

Last run: 33 days

W: 9st 8lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 89

Form & Verdict
Career started with three wins; 0-9 since but that includes two places at Ascot last term and another there last month; the last two of those placings were in top handicaps and he didn't get the run of the race when fourth of 21 in the Victoria Cup last time; visored on four of last five starts but now sports cheekpieces; with sights lowered somewhat, he has a good chance.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

8th

3

(1)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Hickory

9st 8lb

J: William Buick

T: James Fanshawe

Career started with three wins; 0-9 since but that includes two places at Ascot last term and another there last month; the last two of those placings were in top handicaps and he didn't get the run of the race when fourth of 21 in the Victoria Cup last time; visored on four of last five starts but now sports cheekpieces; with sights lowered somewhat, he has a good chance.

5/2

4th

18

(6)

11th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

14:40 Ascot

Hickory

8st 6lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: James Fanshawe

ducked right start, switched left soon after start, took keen hold, held up in rear

9/1

4th

18

(6)

11th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 2

14:40 Ascot

Hickory

8st 6lb

J: Saffie Osborne

T: James Fanshawe

ducked right start, switched left soon after start, took keen hold, held up in rear

9/1

6/1

Form: 117-43

Last run: 20 days

W: 9st 2lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 83

Form & Verdict
Lightly raced 4yo who scored twice over 6f last term and has run respectably for minor honours in two 7f handicaps (Newmarket and Goodwood) this season; has a competitive mark.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

4th

4

(8)

29th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 6f 2y

Class 4

17:50 Doncaster

Be Frank

9st 7lb

J: Trevor Whelan

T: Henry Candy

in touch with leaders

7/1

9th

8

(2)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Be Frank

9st 2lb

J: Trevor Whelan

T: Henry Candy

Lightly raced 4yo who scored twice over 6f last term and has run respectably for minor honours in two 7f handicaps (Newmarket and Goodwood) this season; has a competitive mark.

6/1

3rd

8

(10)

24th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:10 Goodwood

Be Frank

9st 3lb

J: Trevor Whelan

T: Henry Candy

midfield, headway and went second over 1f out, no extra final 110yds

4/1

50/1

Form: 00-000

Last run: 20 days

W: 8st 10lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 77

Form & Verdict
Ex-French 4yo who has beaten just one rival over his three starts for new stable; tongue tied first time; already 11lb lower than on British debut but best watched unless the market suggests a return to form is expected.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

7th

1

(6)

3rd Jul 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

15:45 Thirsk

Book Of Life

10st 4lb

J: David Egan

T: Ian Williams

Ex-French 4yo who has a string of duck eggs next to his name; has a doubt over current form but this drop in class may have a positive effect on fifth British start; market support should be noted.

14/1

10th

11

(3)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Book Of Life

8st 10lb

J: David Egan

T: Ian Williams

Ex-French 4yo who has beaten just one rival over his three starts for new stable; tongue tied first time; already 11lb lower than on British debut but best watched unless the market suggests a return to form is expected.

50/1

12th

11

(7)

24th May 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:10 Goodwood

Book Of Life

9st 1lb

J: David Egan

T: Ian Williams

pressed leader, weakened over 1f out

40/1

33/1

Form: 311739 D

Last run: 26 days

W: 8st 11lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 78

Form & Verdict
7-20 on AW, including two wins early this year and a close third on penultimate outing; respected on that but the last of her three turf wins was in July 2022 (Ascot 7f, easily best turf form) and she has not made much impact in this sphere since, including latest start.
Place /
No / Draw
Date / Going /
Distance / Class
Time + Course Horse + Weight
Jockey / Trainer
Verdict Starting price

11th

10

(6)

13th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

0m 7f 0y

Class 3

16:30 Newbury

Epsom Faithfull

8st 11lb

J: Paddy Bradley

T: Pat Phelan

7-20 on AW, including two wins early this year and a close third on penultimate outing; respected on that but the last of her three turf wins was in July 2022 (Ascot 7f, easily best turf form) and she has not made much impact in this sphere since, including latest start.

33/1

9th

8

(8)

18th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 3

15:15 Newmarket

Epsom Faithfull

9st 0lb

J: Paddy Bradley

T: Pat Phelan

held up in rear, no impression from over 2f out

16/1

9th

8

(8)

18th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 3

15:15 Newmarket

Epsom Faithfull

9st 0lb

J: Paddy Bradley

T: Pat Phelan

held up in rear, no impression from over 2f out

16/1

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Payout
Exacta £158.60
Straight Forecast £150.19
Tricast £938.82
Trifecta £1358.80

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Hickory

The Guardian:

Metaverse

The Times:

Game Set

TOPSPEED:

Zouzanna

Daily Mirror:

Pearle d'Or

POSTDATA:

Under The Twilight

NEWMARKET:

Sterling Knight

RP RATINGS:

Hickory

Telegraph:

Hickory

Daily Mail:

Hickory

D Express:

Hickory

The Sun:

Hickory

The Star:

Hickory

Daily Record:

Hickory