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Emirates Stakes Sponsored By Emirates Airline (Maiden) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 7f
  • Going: Good
Runners
16

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
2
(3)
Bedouins Boy silk
Bedouins Boy t
J: Bernardo Pinheiro
T: K Ramadan
Behind some of these in 1m1f maiden here in Jan; well beaten both starts for this trainer
67-700
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 75
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Mar 21 Ala Al Ain 8f Fs 9-2 tb 12/13 Welcome Surprise (28L) 55 25
7 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd Hc 9-0 p 15/16 Ganbaru (13L) 76 53
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd 9-1 v 7/16 Emirates Currency (7L) 16/1 78 72
20 Nov 20 Ala Al Ain 10f Fs 8-13 v 7/12 Miracle Maker (26L) 60 35
5 Nov 20 Mey Meydan 9.5f Fs 9-0 tv 6/9 Lady Snazz (23L) 20/1 68 27
20 Mar 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 9-0 v 8/11 Oktalgano (26L) 5/1 75 12
3
(12)
Bridge To Heaven silk
Bridge To Heaven b
J: Shakir Al Balushi 6
T: M Ibrahim
$650,000 yearling; has a good pedigree but this is a belated debut, and he's blinkered
Form:
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
4
(16)
Creek Horizon silk
Creek Horizon tp
J: Fernando Jara
T: A bin Harmash
Patchy record; unappealing from wide draw, with cheekpieces added
53/7
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 75
Days: 54
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 8-5 t 7/9 Madkhal (27L) 25/1 75 -
8 Nov 19 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 6f St 42yNv 9-5 3/9 Ottoman Court (10½L) 5/1 - 61
23 Oct 19 Kem Kempton (AW) 7f St/Slw 52yNv 9-5 5/13 Satono Japan (2½L) 13/2 - 71
5
(8)
Great Image silk
Great Image
J: Richard Mullen
T: Doug Watson
Has had a few chances; seemingly just modest now and this trip appears further than ideal
/0-796
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 77
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs 9-6 6/14 Major Cinnamon (3L) 9/2 70 72
5 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs 9-2 9/16 Vasari (17L) 6/4F 72 36
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 5f Gd Hc 8-8 7/15 Moshaher (4½L) 14/1 78 68
3 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 8f Fs 3y 9-0 10/15 Miller's House (21L) 13/2 78 44
7 Nov 19 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 6f St 52yHc 9-10 4/12 Taste The Nectar (1L) 2/1F 77 77
10 Oct 19 Kem Kempton (AW) 6f St/Slw 52yNv 9-2 2/10 Smokey Bear (¾L) 4/1 - 76
6
(11)
Martial Art silk
Martial Art
J: Royston Ffrench
T: S bin Ghadayer
Shown ability in two 1m dirt starts, those races separated by 28 months
2/4
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 74
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Mar 21 Ala Al Ain 8f Fs 9-2 4/13 Welcome Surprise (11L) 79 61
8 Nov 18 Mey Meydan 8f Fs 9-0 2/6 Superior (½L) 4/6F - 74
7
(6)
Sa'Aab silk
Sa'Aab
J: Adrie de Vries
T: R Bouresly
£60,000 2yo purchase; late debut but has a useful pedigree and gets a good jockey booking
Form:
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
8
(4)
Scots Pine silk
Scots Pine
J: Ryan Curatolo
T: Mahmood Hussain
Ability in France in 2019; missed 2020; has gone OK in two dirt starts in UAE this year
39/57
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 72
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs 9-6 7/14 Major Cinnamon (4¼L) 16/1 - 69
5 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs 9-2 5/16 Vasari (11L) 25/1 - 54
7 Nov 19 Cha Chantilly 6.5f St 2y 8-10 9/11 Sky Power (7¼L) 22/5F - 63
7 Oct 19 Com Compiegne 7f VSft 2y 8-8 3/12 Yoker (1L) 11/2 - 76
9
(1)
Sportswriter silk
Sportswriter p
J: Jose Santiago
T: M Ibrahim
Needs major bounce back to form; down to this trip for first time; doesn't appeal
688/00
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 75
Days: 5
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Apr 21 Srh Sharjah 8.5f Fs Hc 9-0 tp 14/16 Falcon Claws (30L) 60 25
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 9.5f Fs 9-2 p 13/14 Al Mureib (37L) 50/1 60 7
11 Apr 19 Ala Al Ain 10f Fs Hc 9-7 tp 8/14 Mears (32L) 62 -
8 Mar 19 Jeb Jebel Ali 9f Fs 9-6 h 8/16 Bosconero (9L) 16/1 67 53
22 Feb 19 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 9-6 ht 6/15 Karaginsky (6¾L) 8/1 70 51
19 Jan 19 Mey Meydan 9.5f Fs 9-1 ht 7/16 J Be Space (17½L) 14/1 75 53
10
(10)
Zero To A Hundred silk
Zero To A Hundred p
J: Tadhg O'Shea
T: S Seemar
Fair ability without progressing in six 7f-1m2f dirt/turf starts; new headgear
3-2362
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 74
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Mar 21 Ala Al Ain 8f Fs 9-2 b 2/13 Welcome Surprise (6¼L) 74 71
5 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 9-2 b 6/13 Falsehood (4½L) 5/1 77 66
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd 9-2 b 3/16 Emirates Currency (5¼L) 2/1F 77 76
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 9.5f Fs 9-2 2/14 Bright Start (7¾L) 5/2 - 78
3 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 10f Fs 9-4 3/13 Kanood (2½L) 4/5F - 70
19 Nov 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 9-2 2/9 Antonio Vivaldi (1¾L) 11/4 - 76
11
(2)
Bawadi Spirit silk
Bawadi Spirit
J: Fabrice Veron
T: Doug Watson
£43,000 2yo purchase; useful pedigree but down the pecking order on stable jockey bookings
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 8-10
OR: -
Days: -
12
(15)
Dignity Joy silk
Dignity Joy h
J: Antonio Fresu
T: M Al Mheiri
Third in 6f conditions race here in January but too headstrong in C&D maiden next time
476-39
Age: 3
Weight: 8-10
OR: 78
Days: 54
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 7f Gd 3y 8-9 hv 9/12 Mayehaab (10½L) 7/2 78 59
14 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 6f Gd 3y 9-0 3/10 Topper Bill (3¼L) 50/1 78 78
18 Dec 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs 9-0 hb 6/12 Mouheeb (8¼L) 25/1 - 63
3 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 9-0 hb 7/12 Zhou Storm (13L) 16/1 - 57
27 Nov 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 5f Fs 9-0 hb 4/5 Cross The Ocean (2½L) 14/1 - 71
13
(9)
Dubai Ma Yahab silk
Dubai Ma Yahab
J: J Rosales
T: K Al Neyadi
£7,000 yearling; gelded; fair sprint pedigree but seems unlikely to figure on this debut
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 8-10
OR: -
Days: -
14
(14)
Emdakam silk
Emdakam
J: Szczepan Mazur
T: M Al Mheiri
£33,000 2yo purchase; useful pedigree but drawn wide and is stable second string
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 8-10
OR: -
Days: -
15
(5)
Mcmanaman silk
Mcmanaman
J: Sam Hitchcott
T: Doug Watson
Ex-Richard Fahey; has a bit to prove but if he can run to just a fair level he can go well
8365-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-10
OR: 80
Days: 199
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Sep 20 Ham Hamilton 6f GS 52yNv 9-2 5/5 Blackrod (5¼L) 12/1 87 70
6 Sep 20 Yor York 5.5f Gd 32yNv 9-2 6/13 Mamba Wamba (6½L) 11/2 - 64
16 Jul 20 San Sandown 5f Gd 2yL 9-3 3/6 Ubettabelieveit (2¾L) 40/1 - 83
30 Jun 20 Don Doncaster 5f GF 52yNv 9-2 8/8 Ubettabelieveit (8½L) 9/1 - 61
16
(13)
Nimer silk
Nimer v
J: Abdul Aziz Al Balushi 3
T: H Al Alawi
Raced only on dirt, 25-1 3rd in 7f Jebel Ali maiden latest; claims if as effective on turf
4-4003
Age: 3
Weight: 8-10
OR: 77
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs 3yMd 9-0 v 3/9 Faithful Soldier (5L) 25/1 70 79
27 Feb 21 Srh Sharjah 10f Fs Hc 8-11 tv 15/15 Maqaadeer (70L) 70 -
15 Jan 21 Ala Al Ain 8f Fs Hc 9-0 tv 12/15 Miniaturist (18L) 72 36
8 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs 3y 9-2 tv 4/8 Hurry Up (7¾L) 10/1 74 69
18 Dec 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs 9-0 t 4/12 Mouheeb (5L) 66/1 74 73
3 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 9-0 t 12/12 Zhou Storm (32L) 22/1 - 14
17
(7)
Panoshoshic silk
Panoshoshic
J: Xavier Ziani
T: S bin Ghadayer
Modest, but ran okay when fifth in 1m1f maiden here in January (behind Zero To A Hundred)
956790
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 72
Days: 5
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Apr 21 Srh Sharjah 8.5f Fs Hc 9-2 p 13/16 Falcon Claws (25L) 62 35
19 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 10f Fs Hc 9-11 p 9/16 Coast Sky (8¾L) 12/1 65 55
5 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs Hc 8-5 p 7/11 Lytham St Annes (15½L) 15/2 72 33
14 Feb 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd 4y 8-11 b 6/14 Law Of Peace (10½L) 72 58
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd 8-10 5/16 Emirates Currency (6½L) 16/1 72 68
23 Jan 21 Ala Al Ain 10f Fs Hc 9-7 9/14 Pharoah King (14½L) 72 53
1
Animal Life silk
Animal Life b
T: R Bouresly
Form:
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
18
Terrain silk
Terrain
T: Q Aboud
8-4600
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 70
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 10f Fs Hc 9-0 13/16 Coast Sky (21L) 16/1 55 20
12 Feb 21 Ala Al Ain 13f Fs Hc 8-5 10/15 Arabian Moon (17L) 55 43
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd 9-2 6/16 Emirates Currency (6¾L) 50/1 65 73
17 Jan 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 12f Gd Hc 8-10 4/14 Son Of Normandy (2½L) 67 67
30 Oct 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs 9-2 8/9 Dark Thunder (49L) 25/1 55 -
7 Feb 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 10f Fs 9-1 p 12/12 Majestic Thunder (53L) 11/1 - -
19
Mass Media silk
Mass Media t
T: A Al Shemaili
4-0089
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 70
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Mar 21 Ala Al Ain 8f Fs 9-2 t 9/13 Welcome Surprise (25L) 52 31
14 Feb 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd 4y 9-2 t 8/14 Law Of Peace (11L) 75 61
22 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 10f Fs Hc 8-9 tp 14/14 Obeyaan (32L) 25/1 52 -
9 Jan 21 Srh Sharjah 6f Fs Hc 9-8 tb 12/14 Apolo Kid (19L) 58 3
12 Dec 20 Srh Sharjah 6f Fs Hc 9-11 tb 4/11 Manhunter (9¾L) 60 43
3 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 8f Fs 3y 9-0 tb 6/15 Miller's House (19L) 18/1 64 49
20
Undark silk
Undark t
T: A bin Harmash
840-0
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 70
Days: 82
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 9.5f Fs 9-1 tb 11/14 Bright Start (44L) 33/1 - 5
3 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 8f Fs 3y 9-0 t 14/15 Miller's House (33L) 33/1 - 18
11 Jun 20 Com Compiegne 8f GS 3y 8-10 b1 4/7 King Gold (2¼L) 10/1 - 71
12 May 20 Sai Saint-Cloud 8f Sft 3y 9-2 8/13 Hurricane Cloud (9¼L) 71/10 - 61
Verdict

None of these make any major appeal but this looks a fair opportunity for MCMANAMAN on his UAE introduction.

Verdict silk image
Mcmanaman

Betting Forecast:

4/1 Mcmanaman,

5/1 Zero To A Hundred,

7/1 Great Image,

8/1 Martial Art,

Dignity Joy,

10/1 Sa'Aab,

Scots Pine,

12/1 Nimer,

16/1 Creek Horizon,

Bawadi Spirit,

Emdakam,

25/1 Animal Life,

Bedouins Boy,

Bridge To Heaven,

Sportswriter,

33/1 Dubai Ma Yahab

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