June 18 / 20.45 Beverley

20.45

Soft

Connexin Broadband For The Brave Handicap

  • Prize money: £4004
  • 1m 1f 207y
  • Class 6
  • 10 runners
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Connexin Broadband For The Brave Handicap

Runners: 10 runners

Type: Flat Turf

Surface: Turf

Weather: Showers

3/1 (Won)

  • Win: £2.75
  • Place: £1.30

Form: /09-43

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 9lb

5 yo Gelding

OR: 55

Form & Verdict
0-14 on the Flat, but has won twice on soft ground over hurdles, latest in January; creditable efforts last two starts, including when third at Pontefract last week (1m2f, good); chance in a modest event.
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1st

4

(2)

18th Jun 2024

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

20:45 Beverley

Freddy Robinson

9st 9lb

J: Ben Robinson

T: Brian Ellison

0-14 on the Flat, but has won twice on soft ground over hurdles, latest in January; creditable efforts last two starts, including when third at Pontefract last week (1m2f, good); chance in a modest event.

3/1

3rd

9

(14)

10th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 2f 5y

Class 6

20:30 Pontefract

Freddy Robinson

9st 4lb

J: Ben Robinson

T: Brian Ellison

Dual hurdles winner; respectable fourth at Nottingham (1m) last month but that took his Flat record to 0-13.

11/2

5/1

  • Place: £1.90

Form: 0860-4

Last run: 22 days

W: 9st 7lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 53

Form & Verdict
Unexposed; showed best form since debut when fourth of 12 at Leicester on second run in a handicap last time (1m2f, good to soft; pulled hard in first-time blinkers); headgear retained; a possible.
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6th

7

(4)

16th Jul 2024

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

15:30 Beverley

Regency Boy

9st 9lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Steph Hollinshead

Unexposed 4yo; sound effort when second over C&D on latest start in May (good to soft; not best of runs); had Three Platoon behind in third that day and fourth has won since, so form is fair; visor now replaces blinkers; respected.

5/1

2nd

6

(6)

18th Jun 2024

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

20:45 Beverley

Regency Boy

9st 7lb

J: Dougie Costello

T: Steph Hollinshead

Unexposed; showed best form since debut when fourth of 12 at Leicester on second run in a handicap last time (1m2f, good to soft; pulled hard in first-time blinkers); headgear retained; a possible.

5/1

16/1

  • Place: £9.20

Form: 8/80-5

Last run: 18 days

W: 9st 11lb

6 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Hasn't been in much form on the Flat (turf and AW) or over hurdles and fences since late 2022; on a fair mark; plenty to prove.
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Time + Course Horse + Weight
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4th

2

(5)

22nd Jul 2024

Good

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

20:30 Beverley

Three Platoon

9st 13lb

J: David Egan

T: Rebecca Menzies

Pulled hard and didn't see it out on soft ground behind Dandy's Angel over C&D last Tuesday; had previously been competitive at this level and should do better switched to blinkers from cheekpieces.

8/1

7th

4

(10)

16th Jul 2024

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

15:30 Beverley

Three Platoon

9st 10lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Rebecca Menzies

Dual-purpose performer with one win from 27 races (1m6f AW handicap in December 2021); in decent form on turf recently, though, including a C&D third (good to soft; Regency Boy second) in June; could go well.

8/1

3rd

3

(7)

23rd Jun 2024

Good

1m 2f 5y

Class 6

14:30 Pontefract

Three Platoon

9st 6lb

J: Oisin Orr

T: Rebecca Menzies

held up in rear

4/1

OUR TIP

Form: 033509

Last run: 27 days

W: 9st 11lb

4 yo Gelding

OR: 57

Form & Verdict
Looked quite promising for the Meades (second in a Newbury maiden over 1m on soft on 2023 reappearance); has become disappointing and hard to fancy after three poor efforts on last three starts including over this trip on soft at Leicester; blinkers now tried (has worn a visor and cheekpieces).
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5th

4

(2)

18th Jul 2024

Soft

1m 3f 179y

Class 6

15:45 Leicester

Escarpment

9st 8lb

J: Jason Watson

T: Michael Appleby

Finally off the mark at the 16th attempt at Musselburgh (12.5f, good) 15 days ago; 3lb higher and closely matched with Lincoln Rockstar on previous Beverley running; shouldn't be far away.

3/1

1st

1

(3)

3rd Jul 2024

Good

1m 4f 104y

Class 6

15:00 Musselburgh

Escarpment

9st 10lb

J: Jason Watson

T: Michael Appleby

raced in second, slightly hampered after 1f, led 4f out, ridden 2f out, kept on well inside final furlong

11/8

2nd

5

(7)

25th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 4f 23y

Class 6

15:17 Beverley

Escarpment

9st 6lb

J: Jason Watson

T: Michael Appleby

raced in second

6/1

Form: 3250-1 D

Last run: 29 days

W: 9st 5lb

4 yo Filly

OR: 51

Form & Verdict
Off the mark on tenth start when short-head winner at Windsor last time (1m2f, good to firm); 3lb higher; could go well, but different ground to contend with (first run on soft).
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6th

8

(6)

18th Jul 2024

Soft

1m 3f 179y

Class 6

15:45 Leicester

Caramay

9st 1lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: William Muir & Chris Grassick

Defied a seven-month absence when off the mark at the tenth attempt at Windsor (1m2f, good to firm) in May; has run with credit in both starts since, as when chasing home a subsequent winner at Ffos Las (1m3f, good) last time; only 1lb higher and cheekpieces are given a go, but quicker ground may suit her best.

7/2

2nd

2

(3)

26th Jun 2024

Good To Soft

1m 2f 0y

Class 6

18:20 Ffos Las

Caramay

9st 11lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: William Muir & Chris Grassick

Off the mark on tenth start when short-head winner at Windsor (1m2f, good to firm) in May; ran respectably on good to soft at Beverley eight days ago and should be seriously involved.

9/4

5th

7

(7)

18th Jun 2024

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

20:45 Beverley

Caramay

9st 5lb

J: Lewis Edmunds

T: William Muir & Chris Grassick

Off the mark on tenth start when short-head winner at Windsor last time (1m2f, good to firm); 3lb higher; could go well, but different ground to contend with (first run on soft).

4/1

Form: 470098

Last run: 8 days

W: 9st 8lb

4 yo Colt

OR: 54

Form & Verdict
Ten-race maiden; poor runs on the turf this year (well behind Freddy Robinson at Pontefract last week); on a fair mark but others stronger.
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6th

5

(3)

18th Jun 2024

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

20:45 Beverley

Wath Court

9st 8lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Brian Rothwell

Ten-race maiden; poor runs on the turf this year (well behind Freddy Robinson at Pontefract last week); on a fair mark but others stronger.

33/1

8th

10

(2)

10th Jun 2024

Good To Firm

1m 2f 5y

Class 6

20:30 Pontefract

Wath Court

9st 3lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Brian Rothwell

Failed to beat a rival the last twice and remains a maiden; addition of cheekpieces needs to make a big difference.

33/1

9th

9

(5)

29th May 2024

Good

1m 0f 100y

Class 4

15:10 Beverley

Wath Court

8st 4lb

J: James Sullivan

T: Brian Rothwell

in rear

25/1

Form: 432515 D

Last run: 46 days

W: 9st 1lb

6 yo Mare

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Off the mark on 17th attempt when winning at Newcastle with cheekpieces back on in March (1m2f) having run well on the same course during the winner; lesser run there last time; has been well beaten last two starts on turf.
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6th

3

(8)

21st Jul 2024

Good To Soft

1m 1f 0y

Class 6

17:02 Redcar

Wheres The Crumpet

9st 8lb

J: Tom Eaves

T: David Thompson

Below form so far on softer than good; finally off the mark at Newcastle (1m2f, AW) in March and easily best of four runs since when winning by a short head in 14-runner race at Ayr (1m, good) two weeks ago, both in a classified stakes; needs more back in this handicap.

8/1

1st

7

(7)

7th Jul 2024

Good

1m 0f 0y

Class 6

15:35 Ayr

Wheres The Crumpet

9st 9lb

J: Phil Dennis

T: David Thompson

prominent, pushed along 3f out, ridden to lead over 1f out, edged left when faced challenge inside final furlong, kept on towards finish, just did enough

12/1

9th

10

(2)

28th Jun 2024

Standard

1m 2f 42y

Class 6

16:23 Newcastle (AW)

Wheres The Crumpet

10st 3lb

J: Mr Eireann Cagney

T: David Thompson

In a good run of form ahead of getting off the mark over C&D in March but she's dropped her guard since then; others safer.

25/1

8/1

Form: 05-954 D

Last run: 21 days

W: 9st 0lb

5 yo Filly

OR: 45

Form & Verdict
Strike rate of 1-30, her win coming at Epsom in July 2022 (1m2f, good to firm); has run well on soft and fair efforts last twice, so not without a chance.
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5th

7

(4)

17th Jul 2024

Good

1m 3f 137y

Class 6

17:00 Bath

Rita Rana

9st 3lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: Adrian Wintle

Sole win was at Epsom (1m2f, good to firm) two years ago; she ran well when runner-up in this race 12 months ago but not yet doing as well this year and has nowhere to go from a handicapping perspective.

10/1

4th

8

(2)

10th Jul 2024

Good

1m 6f 0y

Class 6

18:20 Ffos Las

Rita Rana

9st 0lb

J: Finley Marsh

T: Adrian Wintle

took keen hold, led, up the centre from over 3f out, drifted left from over 2f out, soon towards far side, no extra when headed inside final furlong, soon lost position

10/1

8th

10

(8)

18th Jun 2024

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

20:45 Beverley

Rita Rana

9st 0lb

J: Cam Hardie

T: Adrian Wintle

Strike rate of 1-30, her win coming at Epsom in July 2022 (1m2f, good to firm); has run well on soft and fair efforts last twice, so not without a chance.

8/1

Form: -60798

Last run: 10 days

W: 9st 10lb

7 yo Gelding

OR: 56

Form & Verdict
Took a while to find his form last season, then landed a hat-trick on soft ground in July/August; again slow to come to hand and 8lb lower than last winning mark so could bounce back with the ground in his favour; yet to win over this trip.
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4th

2

(6)

21st Jul 2024

Good To Soft

1m 1f 0y

Class 6

17:02 Redcar

Temper Trap

9st 8lb

J: David Allan

T: Tim Easterby

Multiple winner in previous seasons, mostly over 1m/1m1f; hard to fancy on 2024 results (seen mostly at about 7f) but he's 14lb lower than at start of the campaign; tongue tied first time.

7/1

6th

9

(9)

3rd Jul 2024

Good

0m 7f 0y

Class 5

16:20 Thirsk

Temper Trap

9st 0lb

J: David Allan

T: Tim Easterby

Multiple winner in previous seasons, mostly over 1m/1m1f; hard to fancy on 2024 form, which is mostly poor, and the drop back to 7f looks another negative.

14/1

9th

3

(4)

18th Jun 2024

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

20:45 Beverley

Temper Trap

9st 10lb

J: Duran Fentiman

T: Tim Easterby

Took a while to find his form last season, then landed a hat-trick on soft ground in July/August; again slow to come to hand and 8lb lower than last winning mark so could bounce back with the ground in his favour; yet to win over this trip.

13/2

25/1

Form: -98397

Last run: 50 days

W: 9st 1lb

7 yo Mare

OR: 47

Form & Verdict
Not a regular winner and her best form has been on the AW, although was a creditable third here in April 2022 (8.5f, good); others more convincing.
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10th

9

(10)

18th Jun 2024

Soft

1m 1f 207y

Class 6

20:45 Beverley

Stand Free

9st 1lb

J: Billy Garritty

T: Ivan Furtado

Not a regular winner and her best form has been on the AW, although was a creditable third here in April 2022 (8.5f, good); others more convincing.

25/1

7th

5

(9)

29th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

16:10 Southwell (AW)

Stand Free

9st 6lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Ivan Furtado

Both wins over 1m at Newcastle, the latest in early 2022; has drastic form swings these days and after running better at Newcastle two starts ago she was right off her game there in February; risky.

12/1

7th

5

(9)

29th Apr 2024

Standard

1m 0f 13y

Class 6

16:10 Southwell (AW)

Stand Free

9st 6lb

J: Kieran Shoemark

T: Ivan Furtado

Both wins over 1m at Newcastle, the latest in early 2022; has drastic form swings these days and after running better at Newcastle two starts ago she was right off her game there in February; risky.

12/1

+o+e Accumulators

Payout
Exacta £15.80
Straight Forecast £16.00
Tricast £416.26
Trifecta £356.40

Selections

SPOTLIGHT:

Freddy Robinson

The Times:

Caramay

POSTDATA:

Temper Trap

Telegraph:

Caramay

The Guardian:

Caramay

Daily Mirror:

Caramay

RP RATINGS:

Freddy Robinson

Daily Mail:

Freddy Robinson

D Express:

Freddy Robinson

The Sun:

Freddy Robinson

The Star:

Freddy Robinson

Daily Record:

Freddy Robinson