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17 October 2020
Saturday 17th October

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Stratford Tips

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Ballinrobe Tips

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Ascot Tips

13:20 13:55 14:30 15:05 15:40 16:15

Leopardstown Tips

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Catterick Tips

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Market Rasen Tips

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Qipco Champion Stakes (British Champions Middle Distance) (Group 1) (Class 1) Racecard

  • Channel: ITV
  • Distance: 1m 1f 212y
  • Going: Soft
Ascot
Runners
10

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Stalls
Inside

Weather
Mostly cloudy

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(11)
Addeybb silk
CD
C
D
Addeybb p
J: Tom Marquand
T: William Haggas
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
D
5 x Distance Winner - Won 5 times before at this distance
Second in this race last year on soft; this is a stronger renewal
2-1121
Age: 6
Weight: 9-5
OR: 122
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Sep 20 Ayr Ayr 10f GS L 9-10 p 1/7 Lord Glitters (¾L) 11/10F 122 123
17 Jun 20 Asc Ascot 10f Gd G1 9-0 p 2/7 Lord North (3¾L) 7/2 122 120
11 Apr 20 Ran Randwick 10f Sft G1 9-4 p 1/12 Verry Elleegant (2¾L) 16/5F - 121
21 Mar 20 Rsh Rosehill 10f GS G1 9-4 p 1/7 Verry Elleegant (½L) 12/5 - 117
19 Oct 19 Asc Ascot 10f Sft G1 9-5 p 2/9 Magical (¾L) 5/1 114 123
10 Aug 19 Hay Haydock 10.5f Hy G3 9-5 p 1/6 Pondus (2¼L) 11/10F 114 116
2
(8)
Desert Encounter silk
C
D
Desert Encounter h
J: Jim Crowley
T: David Simcock
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Seen much less often at 1m2f these days; unlikely to improve on his fifth in this in 2017
732322
Age: 8
Weight: 9-5
OR: 111
Days: 8
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Oct 20 Yor York 12f Sft G3 9-0 h 2/4 Euchen Glen (½L) 16/1 111 111
19 Sep 20 Nby Newbury 11f Gd G3 9-3 h 2/4 Elarqam (1½L) 4/1 111 114
29 Aug 20 Wdr Windsor 11.5f Sft L 9-5 h 3/6 Le Don De Vie (2¼L) 100/30 113 111
31 Jul 20 Goo Goodwood 12f GF G3 9-1 h 2/6 Pablo Escobarr (¾L) 11/4J 114 112
9 Jul 20 Nmk Newmarket (July) 12f Sft G2 9-6 h 3/7 Dame Malliot (3¾L) 20/1 114 113
5 Jun 20 Nmk Newmarket 12f GF G1 9-0 h 7/7 Ghaiyyath (38L) 66/1 115 64
3
(3)
Extra Elusive silk
D
BF
Extra Elusive
J: Hollie Doyle
T: Roger Charlton
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
1m2f Group 3 wins at Haydock (from the front) and Windsor (on soft) in August
652113
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 115
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Sep 20 Nby Newbury 11f Gd G3 9-6 3/4 Elarqam (2¾L) 6/4F 115 115
29 Aug 20 Wdr Windsor 10f Sft G3 9-8 1/5 Fox Chairman (1L) 3/1 113 120
8 Aug 20 Hay Haydock 10f Gd G3 9-5 1/7 Certain Lad (2¼L) 11/2 109 118
19 Jul 20 Nby Newbury 10f Gd L 9-6 2/9 Global Giant (1L) 12/1 107 112
18 Jun 20 Asc Ascot 10f Sft L 9-3 5/13 Mountain Angel (3L) 33/1 106 110
1 Feb 20 Lin Lingfield (AW) 10f St L 9-0 6/7 Bangkok (18½L) 5/2 106 81
4
(2)
Japan silk
C
D
Japan
J: Colin Keane
T: A P O'Brien
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Excellent 3yo season; showed his form only once (second start) from four starts this term
4-4335
Age: 4
Weight: 9-5
OR: 121
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Sep 20 Leo Leopardstown 10f Gd G1 9-9 5/6 Magical (6½L) 8/1 121 110
25 Jul 20 Asc Ascot 12f GF G1 9-7 3/3 Enable (16½L) 5/2 122 111
5 Jul 20 San Sandown 10f GF G1 9-3 3/7 Ghaiyyath (2½L) 6/1 122 123
17 Jun 20 Asc Ascot 10f Gd G1 9-0 4/7 Lord North (5½L) 6/4F 122 116
6 Oct 19 Lon Longchamp 12f VSft G1 8-13 4/12 Waldgeist (4L) 9/1 - 123
21 Aug 19 Yor York 10.5f Gd G1 8-13 1/9 Crystal Ocean (hd) 5/1 117 125
5
(7)
Lord North silk
CD
D
Lord North
J: James Doyle
T: John Gosden
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 3 wins from 4 starts at this distance (75%)
Leading contender if returning to his peak form and that was registered over C&D
21-113
Age: 4
Weight: 9-5
OR: 123
Days: 59
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Aug 20 Yor York 10.5f Gd G1 9-6 3/5 Ghaiyyath (4¼L) 4/1 124 123
17 Jun 20 Asc Ascot 10f Gd G1 9-0 1/7 Addeybb (3¾L) 5/1 112 127
7 Jun 20 Hay Haydock 10f GS G3 9-0 1/5 Elarqam (shd) 3/1 112 120
2 Nov 19 Nmk Newmarket 10f Hy L 9-1 1/5 Pablo Escobarr (2¼L) 10/11F 112 113
19 Oct 19 Asc Ascot 8f Hy 2Hc 9-8 2/20 Escobar (2¼L) 3/1F 110 114
28 Sep 19 Nmk Newmarket 9f Gd 2Hc 8-10 1/30 Beringer (¾L) 9/2F 98 113
7
(1)
Skalleti silk
D
Skalleti
J: Pierre-Charles Boudot
T: J Reynier
D
8 x Distance Winner - Won 8 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 8 wins from 9 starts at this distance (89%)
Going Specialist - 3 wins from 3 starts on this ground (100%)
Prolific; although this is his first crack at a Group 1, he is one to take very seriously
1-3311
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 116
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Oct 20 Lon Longchamp 10f Hy G2 9-2 1/8 Patrick Sarsfield (1¼L) 6/5F - 119
15 Aug 20 Dea Deauville 10f Hy G3 9-0 1/7 Sottsass (nk) 2/1 - 119
28 Jun 20 Sai Saint-Cloud 8f GS G2 9-2 3/5 Persian King (2L) 49/10 - 113
18 May 20 Cha Chantilly 8f GS G3 9-4 3/9 Pretreville (5L) 8/5F - 105
3 Nov 19 Cap Capannelle 10f Hy G2 9-5 1/5 Presley (2L) 4/11F - 111
5 Oct 19 Lon Longchamp 10f VSft G2 9-2 1/6 Mountain Angel (¾L) 31/10 - 117
8
(6)
Magical silk
CD
C
D
Magical
J: Ryan Moore
T: A P O'Brien
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
D
7 x Distance Winner - Won 7 times before at this distance
Course Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts here (67%)
Distance Specialist - 7 wins from 10 starts at this distance (70%)
Going Specialist - 3 wins from 5 starts on this ground (60%)
Seven Group 1s, including this race on soft ground last year; looks sure to be bang there
1-1121
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 121
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Sep 20 Leo Leopardstown 10f Gd G1 9-6 1/6 Ghaiyyath (¾L) 9/2 121 120
19 Aug 20 Yor York 10.5f Gd G1 9-3 2/5 Ghaiyyath (3L) 9/4 122 122
26 Jul 20 Cur Curragh 10f Gd/Y G1 9-9 1/6 Sir Dragonet (2¼L) 2/9F 122 122
28 Jun 20 Cur Curragh 10f Gd G1F 9-12 1/5 Cayenne Pepper (4½L) 2/5F 122 123
19 Oct 19 Asc Ascot 10f Sft G1 9-2 1/9 Addeybb (¾L) EvensF 122 122
6 Oct 19 Lon Longchamp 12f VSft G1 9-2 5/12 Waldgeist (10L) 19/1 - 109
9
(9)
Mishriff silk
D
Mishriff
J: Frankie Dettori
T: John Gosden
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
2020 hat-trick, with the chance he could still do better, puts him high on the list
1-2111
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 121
Days: 63
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Aug 20 Dea Deauville 10f Hy 3yG2 9-2 1/4 The Summit (4½L) 4/5F - 120
5 Jul 20 Cha Chantilly 10.5f GS 3yG1 9-2 1/16 The Summit (1¾L) 15/2 - 116
6 Jun 20 Nmk Newmarket 10f GF 3yL 9-0 1/9 Volkan Star (4L) 10/1 101 113
29 Feb 20 Jan Riyadh 8f Fs 3y 8-9 2/13 Full Flat (2¼L) 16/1 - 103
6 Nov 19 Not Nottingham 8.5f Hy 52yMd 9-5 1/11 Spanish Persuader (10L) 5/6F - 90
25 Oct 19 Nby Newbury 8f Hy 42yNv 9-2 3/13 Acquitted (2½L) 7/4F - 80
10
(4)
Pyledriver silk
C
Pyledriver
J: Martin Dwyer
T: William Muir
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
1m2f is an ambitious move but he's been seriously underestimated twice at 1m4f this season
-21013
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 119
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Sep 20 Don Doncaster 14.5f Gd 3yG1 9-1 3/11 Galileo Chrome (1¼L) 9/2 119 116
19 Aug 20 Yor York 12f Gd 3yG2 9-3 1/8 Highland Chief (3½L) 10/1 110 119
4 Jul 20 Eps Epsom 12f Gd 3yG1 9-0 11/16 Serpentine (14½L) 16/1 110 97
16 Jun 20 Asc Ascot 12f GS 3yG2 9-0 1/6 Arthur's Kingdom (2L) 18/1 103 110
3 Jun 20 Kem Kempton (AW) 10f St/Slw 3yG3 9-1 2/9 Berlin Tango (1¼L) 40/1 103 104
28 Sep 19 Nmk Newmarket 8f Gd 2yG2 9-0 7/7 Royal Dornoch (21L) 8/1 102 64
11
(5)
Serpentine silk
D
Serpentine p
J: William Buick
T: A P O'Brien
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Exactly how much he was flattered by his front-running Derby win has not been proved
0-5114
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 120
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Sep 20 Lon Longchamp 12f Gd 3yG1 9-3 p 4/10 Mogul (4¼L) 23/10 - 115
4 Jul 20 Eps Epsom 12f Gd 3yG1 9-0 p 1/16 Khalifa Sat (5½L) 25/1 - 121
27 Jun 20 Cur Curragh 10f Gd 3yMd 9-7 p1 1/8 Monument Valley (9L) 5/2F - 100
12 Jun 20 Cur Curragh 10f GF 3yMd 9-7 5/18 Galileo Chrome (2½L) 100/30F - 75
17 Sep 19 Gal Galway 8.5f Sft 2yMd 9-5 10/11 Persia (16L) 10/1 - 54
6
(10)
San Donato silk
San Donato
J: Andrea Atzeni
T: Roger Varian
3-2683
Age: 4
Weight: 9-5
OR: 113
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Sep 20 Ayr Ayr 10f GS L 9-3 3/7 Addeybb (3L) 12/1 113 110
22 Aug 20 Yor York 7f GS G2 9-6 8/8 Safe Voyage (11½L) 9/2 114 90
29 Jul 20 Goo Goodwood 8f Gd G1 9-8 6/7 Mohaather (8½L) 28/1 114 106
11 Jul 20 Asc Ascot 8f Gd G2 9-1 2/11 Mohaather (3¾L) 14/1 114 114
12 May 19 Lon Longchamp 8f Hy 3yG1 9-2 3/10 Persian King (1¼L) 28/1 - 114
27 Oct 18 Don Doncaster 6f GS 2yL 9-1 1/9 Barbill (¾L) 2/1F 96 102
Verdict

French raider SKALLETI has looked strong Group 1 material when delivered late in the day to take his 1m2f Group races in the mud.

Verdict silk image
Skalleti

Betting Forecast:

15/8 Magical,

11/4 Mishriff,

11/2 Lord North,

8/1 Addeybb,

10/1 Skalleti,

12/1 Japan,

14/1 Pyledriver,

Serpentine,

66/1 Desert Encounter,

Extra Elusive,

San Donato

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