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17 April 2019
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bet365 Wood Ditton Maiden Stakes (Plus 10 Race) (Class 3)

  • Channel: ITV4
  • Distance: 1m
  • Going: Good To Firm
Newmarket
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Stalls
Far side

Weather
Partly cloudy

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(2)
Silk colours for Al Hadeer
Al Hadeer
J: Jim Crowley
T: William Haggas
400,000 guineas yearling, half-brother to French Listed-placed juvenile Romeo Lima. Dam Storybook a half-sister to dual Group 1 winner African Story. Yard won this race in 2012 and 2016; booking of Jim Crowley suggests he is the owners first string.
400,000gns yearling; Jim Crowley's mount of Sheikh Hamdan's four runners; on the shortlist
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 2/12 UAE Jewel (5L) 6/1 - -
2
(4)
Silk colours for Damlaj
Damlaj
J: Dane O'Neill
T: Owen Burrows
Half-brother to French mile winner Lahqa; dam Mahaatheer a French Listed winner back in 2008. This trainer/jockey combination teamed up to land this race with Sawwaah (at odds of 25/1) last year.
Trainer won this last year but owner's retained first rider is on Al Hadeer
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 9/12 UAE Jewel (22L) 25/1 - -
3
(5)
Silk colours for Desert Icon
Desert Icon
J: James Doyle
T: William Haggas
€110,000 yearling, half-brother to All-Weather winner Gardol City. Dam Plume Rose a half-sister to South African Listed winner Painter’s Dream. James Doyle currently operating at a 37% strike-rate when riding three-year-olds on turf for William Haggas.
Attractive pedigree; one of two for trainer who won this in 2012/2016; betting can guide
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 4/12 UAE Jewel (11L) 12/1 - -
4
(7)
Silk colours for Geomatrician
Geomatrician
J: David Probert
T: Andrew Balding
€95,000 yearling, half-brother to Group 2 winner I Can Fly and stablemate Viscount Barfield. Dam Madonna Dell’Orto a half-sister to French 2000 Guineas winner Landseer.
Well-bred sort who represents an in-form yard; check betting
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 10/12 UAE Jewel (23L) 16/1 - -
5
(3)
Silk colours for Junooh
Junooh
J: Ryan Moore
T: Sir Michael Stoute
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 9 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (32%)
Half-brother to Khairaat (three-time winner for this yard) and Mezel (winning juvenile for this yard). Dam Mumayeza a well-bred half-sister to dual Group 2 winner Maraahel. Ryan Moore a positive jockey booking for this colt’s debut this afternoon.
Powerful connections have enjoyed plenty of success with this family; has to be respected
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 5/12 UAE Jewel (11½L) 20/1 - -
6
(1)
Silk colours for Kung Fu
Kung Fu
J: Silvestre De Sousa
T: Simon Crisford
€50,000 yearling, dam Cubanita a smart Group 3 winner for Ralph Beckett back in 2014; out of winning daughter to the very smart Yorkshire Oaks winner/Irish St Leger runner-up Key Change. Market informative here with the Champion Jockey booked.
Dam a dual Group 3 winner; Silvestre De Sousa has very healthy strike-rate for yard
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 6/12 UAE Jewel (14L) 12/1 - -
7
(9)
Silk colours for Mutaraffa
Mutaraffa h 1
J: Richard Kingscote
T: Charles Hills
70,000 guineas yearling, dam Excellent View out of six-furlong Listed winner Pearl Grey. This son of Acclamation has been gelded prior to making his debut today and wears a hood, which suggests that he may have some temperament issues.
Has been gelded and wears a hood; others make greater appeal on paper
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 h1 3/12 UAE Jewel (5¼L) 33/1 - -
8
(6)
Silk colours for Samba Saravah
Samba Saravah
J: Jason Watson
T: Jeremy Noseda
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
$130,000 yearling, dam Caragh Queen an unraced half-sister to 2017 Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming. Jeremy Noseda is 0-14 with his three-year-olds over the Rowley Mile in the last five years.
$130,000 yearling; dam unraced half-sister to Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 7/12 UAE Jewel (15½L) 33/1 - -
9
(11)
Silk colours for UAE Jewel
UAE Jewel
J: Andrea Atzeni
T: Roger Varian
400,000 guineas yearling, half-brother to smart dual-purpose performer Bedrock. Dam Gemstone a Listed winner over a mile back in 2010; out of a half-sister to Irish 2000 Guineas winner Bachelor Duke. The yard can ready one first time out.
Half-brother to classy dual-purpose performer Bedrock; top connections; may have major say
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 1/12 Al Hadeer (5L) 10/11F - -
10
(8)
Silk colours for Wild Animal
Wild Animal
J: Christophe Soumillon
T: Saeed bin Suroor
Closely related to Group 2 placed juvenile Figure Of Speech; dam Epic Similie a half-sister to French Group 1 winner Ultra and French Group 3 winner Synopsis. Likely type on paper for his powerful connections, with Christophe Soumillon a fascinating booking.
Useful pedigree and certainly considered for trainer who won this in 2014 and 2015
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-5 8/12 UAE Jewel (19L) 7/1 - -
11
(12)
Silk colours for Caesonia
Caesonia
J: Jamie Spencer
T: Charles Hills
Half-sister to Listed winner Cartimandua; dam Agrippina also a Listed winner. This filly by Garswood is making her debut today, but her pedigree suggests that this trip may stretch her stamina.
Attractive pedigree, but a pretty speedy one, and she's starting out over 1m
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-0 11/12 UAE Jewel (24L) 66/1 - -
12
(10)
Silk colours for Inspirational
Inspirational
J: Daniel Muscutt
T: Ed Dunlop
82,000 guineas yearling, half-sister to four-time turf winner Snap Shots. Dam Refuse To Give Up a half-sister to Group 2 winner (for these connections) Independence; dam of 2008 Eclipse stakes winner Mount Nelson.
Should have a future but trainer's horses often need their first runs
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Apr 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 33yMd 9-0 12/12 UAE Jewel (29L) 100/1 - -
Verdict

With trainer Andrew Balding having won both division of the 1m 3yo maiden at Newbury on Saturday, GEOMATRICIAN gets the nod.

Verdict silk image
Geomatrician

Betting Forecast:

7/4 UAE Jewel,

5/1 Al Hadeer,

13/2 Wild Animal,

7/1 Desert Icon,

10/1 Junooh,

Kung Fu,

12/1 Geomatrician,

14/1 Damlaj,

16/1 Samba Saravah,

25/1 Mutaraffa,

Caesonia,

50/1 Inspirational

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