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  1. Ascot 4:25 Monsieur Joe @ 16/1 betvictor e/w thanks Monsieur Joe....from Paul Midgley yard the 10yo getting a bit old for running these 5f races with these young sprinters but they may be one last win in him, He's won 13 races at 5f on ground varying from good to firm to soft and on the all-weather His last win was July last year in fact he had a win and two place finishes in the four races that month , this month he's has the two runs so far a out of frame finish and a 2nd at Newmarket 5f good in class 3 race carrying 9st 5lbs off 100 , he goes into class 2 again carrying 9st 1lb that's 13lbs less than two races back in class 2 he carried 10st and off 100 that day, today he's also has handicap down to 96 mark that's 17lbs off that class 2 race and Jockey Robert Winston in saddle for first time
  2. DONCASTER 5 45 Prendergast Hill @ 6/1 bet365 win thanks Prendergast Hill....from E De Giles yard the 5yo has been successful twice at 1m 2f on good to firm and good to soft ground but this season after four runs although placed in each race two 3rd and two 2nd place finishes , Although they say its a 1m 4f race in fact the distance is 1m 3f.197y a distance that Prendergast Hill ran at in first race this season at Kempton AW where he was only beat a head was running on inside final furlong but just got piped on line by Captain Peacock, He's been running off the 80 mark without a claimer in saddle but yard bring in a good claimer in Callum Shepherd who claims 3lb off and see him running 5lb off his last winnable mark
  3. Leicester 17:45 Danot @ 13/2 SJ win thanks Danot......from Jedd O'Keeffe yard the 5yo showed signs of getting back to winning ways after two years of not finding the winners enclosure , He's been successful at 5f and 7f on good and good to soft ground He ran 14 days ago at Catterick over 7f good to soft when finishing 4th beaten 1.75 lengths behind Carlovian , They meet again today with Danot in better terms and should reverse the placing with Carlovian , He's down 2lbs from last run and also has a good claimer Miss A Cawley getting 3lb allowance in this Novice Amateur Riders' Handicap
  4. Chelmsford 7:00 Kadrizzi @ 10/1 bet365 win thanks Kadrizzi.....from Dean Ivory yard the 4yo has won four times from 5f to 6f including 2 wins on polytrack , He seemingly has lost his way in last year he was winning in class 2 race at Ascot ,Lingfield and Chelmsford , Its been 13 months since last win and only good form was a 2nd place here when 2nd of 6 runners beaten 1.75 lengths in April five races back , The yard also throw in a couple of 7f races with no success , Four of last 5 races he wore Cheekpieces and last race 10 days ago they tried visor for first time again poor run when 12 of 18 runners beaten 8 lengths , The yard now bring him down a grade to class 3 and back to AW 6f race the visor stay on but tongue-tie is add for first time Winning races off 100 and last win off 97 sees him drop to 92 and down in class but that 2nd here may be why they're him back to find that form again with Robert Winston in saddle who won on him here and Lingfield both over 5f
  5. Beverley 18:55 Classic Pursuit @ 11/1 Ladbrokes win thanks Classic Pursuit.....from Michael Appleby yard and not even a Godolphin owned horse, the 6yo only came to yard in March this year from Ivan Furtado , He's been a winner of five races from 5f to 6f on good to firm and good ground and on the all-weather with only one of those wins coming from Appleby yard in the 7 races he's had for yard with win coming at Chelmsford 5f AW, He's also had a 2nd and 3rd on turf over 5f the change on horse seems to be that he's went over 5f in last 4 races which that 5f AW race started that run , His last race was 27 days ago at Leicester 5f GF when 3rd when he had to switched right halfway and made headway over 1f out before ridden but stayed on same pace inside final furlong with Miss S Brotherton in saddle in this ladies races , The yard bring Royston Ffrench back in as he had a win and 2nd place in three runs on horse since coming to yard
  6. Fairyhouse 3.55 Barca @ 11/4 bet365 win thanks Barca....from AP O'Brien yard don't know how much Aiden been at yard with daughter Ana in hospital , this 3yo has been placed twice in four starts coming in last two runs , Aiden will have take his time with these young horses as he only ran it once as a 2yo, suggest to me he's making steady progression to get stamina and fitness up and 3rd and 2nd this month This last race at Dundalk AW over 1m beaten by Dilmun with Donnacha O'Brien who in saddle today for his dads horse Barca and I would think that Aiden had this race in mind to win for owners Michael Tabor & Derrick Smith & Mrs John Magnier at todays big meeting
  7. This one for our Hearts fan that's jumped the over to Inverness because his hero manager now John Robertson I picked another hero from Hearts I 'm showing my age now , anyway great Goalkeeper Henry Smith 16.05 Ripon Henry Smith @ 25/1 WH e/w thanks
  8. Haydock 1.50 Foxtrot Knight @ 9/1 bet365 win thanks Foxtrot Knight.....from Ruth Carr yard the 5yo has won four times at 5f on good to firm and good to soft ground and on the all-weather , He's only had one win this season coming in 2nd race this year after a winter break in May at Ripon 5f GF in class 4 race off 77 mark, He's had another five races after that win finding a 3rd and in last race 11 days ago a 2nd place at Ayr 5f GS class 3 he was beaten a head by Showdaisy had every chance inside final furlong but was held close home , He drops back into class 4 race and off same 77 mark that he won at this season with yard changing jockey to Jack Garritty
  9. CHEPSTOW 3 25 Spare Parts @ 11/2 bet365 win thanks Something I 've needed for years - Spare Parts....from Charles Hills yard the 3yo has had all eight runs this year and only found the one place finish , He started his career off on AW with all three runs at Kempton all 6f races and yard switched to turf here in May over 6f when 4th of 13tn runners had another 6f race again 4th before yard tried the 7f but had a poor run finishing 3rd last back to 6f next race and another 4th the yard must be scratching there heads trying to find the key to this horses ability, The yard only had 3 days to wait for the horse get a place finish when 3day ago that run came at Flos las 7.5f good when beaten a short head by The Special One , They bring him out quickly again when they may have found the key at long last he's off the same mark 49 over 7f.16y, Jockey Sam Hitchcott keeps the ride after that 2nd place which was his first time on horse and will be looking to go one better this time ,
  10. Sandown 19:05 Beepeecee @ WH 16/1 e/w thanks Beepeecee....from Richard Hughes yard the 3yo has won twice this season after being gelded in December last year and bounced back with his first win in January at Wolverhampton 7f AW and followed that up 3 races later on Turf at Salisbury 7f GF winning by 3/4 length with handicapper sticking 6lbs penalty on , After that penalty he ran another twice with only a 3rd place in those two runs, the yard bring Finley Marsh claiming 7lbs back in to ride as he won on him in that turf race win last month
  11. BEVERLEY 4 15 Keepup Kevin @ 12/1 bet365 e/w thanks Keepup Kevin....from Mrs Pam Sly yard she likes to take her time with getting horses ready this 3yo been a winner at 1m on soft ground , The 3yo had 8 races so far with 5 races being as a 2yo with 4 on AW and 1 turf finding only a 3rd place finish at Sandown 1m good , He was put away in October last year for winter break , He reappeared in May as a 3yo at Newmarket 1m GS was strong in running and took lead 2f out to stay on well and always in command inside final furlong to win by 2 lengths , His next two race saw him up 5lbs to 73 mark with his last two descent runs but out of frame has saw him down to 71 for todays race , All 8 runs have been over the mile but go today at 7.5 furlongs with Rob Hornby in saddle again as he's been in saddle in six of the 8 runs
  12. Ayr 4.30 Testa Rossa @ 20/1 WH e/w thanks Testa Rossa was to run on 9th and 10th of July but withdrawn both times because of heavy rain both days, He's from the Jim Goldie yard the 7yo has won nine races from 7f to 1m 2f on good to firm and soft ground and on the all-weather. He's done Jim a few turns and been knocking at the door again in last two races a 2nd here good going beaten a nose and a 3rd at Newcastle AW beaten 1.25 lengths both races over 1m 2f with both races last month , Jim tried to run him this month twice but bad weather beat him so comes here today a race which Jim's probably targeted as it's the Glasgow Fair Monday but probably would have like a run before today hopefully he's worked him at home to be fit and ready to the holiday makers a turn, He up in class today and is brought back to 1m and won here over this distance in May this year. He's off 82 mark and bottom weight and also has Sean Mooney claiming 7lbs in saddle
  13. Perth 4:10 Indian Voyage @ 20/1 bet365 e/w thanks Just to let you know its been raining in Scotland all day Saturday and although the going in Racing Post says (good ) I would expect the rain has got into the ground and going will be (good to soft) or even (soft) Indian Voyage.....from Maurice Barnes yard the 9yo has been a winner of six chases from 1m 7f to 2m 4f on ground varying from good to soft to heavy, He ran here 10 days ago over this distance on good going when Tangolan beat him by 13 lengths and he faces up to Tangolan again today but going should favour Indian Voyage, Indian Voyage is getting weight off Tangolan and will be running on better condition that will suit Indian Voyage as be time the rain gets in ground with the other races well could have a closer contest , The yard also change jockey to Dale Irving claiming 3lbs
  14. I heard its a heavier suit of armour The Tin Man has to carry
  15. Newmarket 3.25 Mutawathea @ 14/1 skybet e/w thanks Mutawathea....from Simon Crisford yard the 6yo has won three times from 6f to 1m on the all-weather but still looking for that first win on Turf although showed signs this season after coming back from Dubai in his 2nd race some 28 days ago when at York 7f GF he finished 2nd beaten 3/4 lengths by Viscount Barfield , He was held up and made headway on wide outside well over 1f out, ridden to chase leading pair entering final furlong was soon driven out by young claimer Lewis Edmunds claiming 5lbs but just ran out of distance as he was running on , He ran here last year in this race only beaten a 1 length into 3rd place he's also a 1lb lower from last years mark when Robert Havlin rode him , The yard are giving Lewis Edmunds his 2nd run on horse and with that 5lb allowance sees him 6lb better off from last year mark