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Roads & Transport Authority (Handicap) (Dirt) Racecard

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

Type
All Weather

Surface
Dirt

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(5)
Champit silk
Champit t
J: Ray Dawson
T: B Seemar
7f win in Canada in 2019; down stable pecking order judged on jockey bookings on UAE debut
6-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-11
OR: 85
Days: 363
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Nov 20 Woo Woodbine 6.5f Fs 8-8 6/11 Striking Moon (5¼L) 197/10 - -
2
(14)
Moqarrab silk
D
Moqarrab
J: Antonio Fresu
T: M Al Mheiri
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 3 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (25%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 3 wins from 10 in the last 14 days (30%)
Winless since switching to the UAE but has gone close over C&D; trainer in form
3-6809
Age: 6
Weight: 9-11
OR: 85
Days: 224
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 8-5 9/9 Bochart (14½L) 16/1 85 58
19 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-6 14/16 Almoreb (21L) 11/1 85 41
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 9-2 8/9 Madkhal (28L) 6/1 85 9
7 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 8-11 6/8 Taamol (2½L) 16/1 87 85
17 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 9-5 3/16 Madkhal (6L) 10/1 88 86
6 Mar 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-7 4/14 Ode To Autumn (3L) 100/30 89 86
3
(15)
Welcome Surprise silk
Welcome Surprise
J: S Paiva
T: R Al Rayhi
Fair handicapper, but this trip is possibly sharper than ideal and he's drawn wide
244147
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 82
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Nov 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 8-10 7/13 Gentile Bellini (13L) 12/1 82 59
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 7f Gd Hc 9-3 4/16 Bawaasil (2½L) 9/1 82 81
20 Mar 21 Ala Al Ain 8f Fs 9-2 1/13 Zero To A Hundred (6¼L) 77 84
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs 9-6 4/14 Major Cinnamon (2½L) 6/1 80 73
14 Feb 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd 4y 9-2 4/14 Law Of Peace (5¼L) 82 75
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd 9-1 2/16 Emirates Currency (½L) 28/1 70 86
4
(1)
Boston George silk
D
Boston George
J: Bernardo Pinheiro
T: M Al Mheiri
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 3 wins from 10 in the last 14 days (30%)
Two 7f-1m AW wins in Britain; two dirt starts in UAE last season, offering some promise
521-04
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 80
Days: 244
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-1 4/16 Almoreb (5½L) 25/1 80 72
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 9-2 12/15 Sharamm (17½L) 9/1 80 41
23 Oct 20 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 8f St/Slw 5Hc 9-11 1/11 Beatbybeatbybeat (2½L) 6/4F 74 87
13 Oct 20 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 8f St/Slw 4Hc 9-7 2/12 Ulshaw Bridge (½L) 17/2 74 81
25 Sep 20 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 8f St 4Hc 9-4 5/14 La Rav (2L) 8/1 76 78
17 Sep 20 Ayr Ayr 7f GS 4Hc 9-2 6/13 Cassy O (7¼L) 16/1 76 72
6
(10)
Alemaratalyoum silk
D
Alemaratalyoum t
J: Dane O'Neill
T: Jaber Ramadhan
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Ran with credit after a year off on UAE debut at Abu Dhabi (7f, turf) earlier this month
5600-5
Age: 7
Weight: 9-4
OR: 79
Days: 11
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Nov 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 8-9 5/16 Spirit Of Light (3¼L) 79 78
24 Oct 20 Don Doncaster 7f Hy 3Hc 9-1 tb1 12/15 Tomfre (9L) 22/1 84 72
9 Oct 20 Yor York 8f Sft 2Hc 8-10 t 17/20 Ouzo (15L) 66/1 87 63
17 Sep 20 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 6f St 2Hc 9-0 t 6/6 Shimmering Dawn (11½L) 14/1 90 64
29 Aug 20 Goo Goodwood 7f Sft 2Hc 8-12 t 5/8 Cold Stare (2¾L) 11/2 91 91
20 Aug 20 Chs Chester 7.5f GS 2Hc 9-2 t 12/12 Revich (26L) 22/1 93 42
7
(3)
Ra'ad silk
Ra'ad t
J: Tadhg O'Shea
T: B Seemar
Encouraging UAE debut when fifth of 16 in C&D handicap in December 2020; off since
1/595-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 79
Days: 336
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 8-9 t 5/16 Madkhal (7¼L) 6/1 79 72
29 Feb 20 Sna Santa Anita 8f Fm 3yL 8-8 b 9/9 Hariboux (23L) 171/10 - -
9 Feb 20 Sna Santa Anita 7f Fs 3yG2 8-8 b 5/6 Nadal (17½L) 211/10 - 57
7 Dec 19 Lal Los Alamitos 6f St 2y 8-10 b 1/7 Phast Pharoah (2½L) 7/10F - -
8
(6)
Tabarak silk
CD
Tabarak
J: Fernando Jara
T: R Bouresly
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Defeated a smart sort in C&D maiden in February 2019 but lightly raced and struggled since
177/0-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-4
OR: 79
Days: 336
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 9-1 15/16 Madkhal (38L) 33/1 84 -
19 Dec 19 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 8-11 7/9 My Catch (8L) 20/1 86 70
9 Mar 19 Mey Meydan 9.5f Fs 3yL 8-11 7/14 Divine Image (26L) 20/1 86 60
7 Feb 19 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 8-6 1/9 Midnight Sands (2L) 5/2 - 88
31 Jan 19 Mey Meydan 7f Gd 3y 8-9 8/15 Golden Jaguar (5L) 66/1 - 79
9
(9)
California Jumbo silk
CD
D
California Jumbo tv
J: Al Moatasem bin Said Al Balushi
T: H Al Alawi
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Won C&D handicap in February 2020; neck 2nd under same conditions when last seen in March
4-8542
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 77
Days: 252
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 8-9 tv 2/15 Sharamm (nk) 22/1 74 77
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-2 tv 4/16 Monoski (8¾L) 20/1 74 62
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-5 tv 5/12 Celtic Prince (1¾L) 8/1 74 75
8 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-1 tv 8/16 Alla Mahlak (10½L) 7/1 76 59
19 Nov 20 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 8-8 tv 4/14 Lavaspin (7¼L) 6/1 78 62
12 Mar 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 8-11 tv 3/14 Speedy Move (2¼L) 5/1 76 84
11
(2)
Imperial Empire silk
D
Imperial Empire
J: Sean Kirrane 3
T: B Seemar
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Won 1m turf handicap here in January; encouraging pedigree for switch to dirt; interesting
16/170
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 77
Days: 256
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd Hc 9-3 10/16 Ganbaru (6¼L) 79 71
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 6f Gd Hc 8-10 7/16 Taneen (8¼L) 6/1 80 67
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Gd Hc 9-1 1/14 Kanood (nse) 20/1 76 82
3 Oct 19 Lin Lingfield (AW) 8f St 42yHc 9-0 6/8 Qaaddim (3¼L) 3/1F 78 74
31 Aug 19 San Sandown 7f GF 42yHc 9-1 1/8 Forbidden Land (shd) 5/2F 75 78
15 Aug 19 Yar Yarmouth 7f GF 42yNv 9-5 2/4 Al Suhail (4L) 20/1 - 74
12
(4)
Almugir silk
Almugir
J: George Buckell
T: Doug Watson
Won 1m AW race in Singapore in July; jockey bookings suggest he's stable second string
1
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 75
Days: 131
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jul 21 Kra Kranji 8f St Hc 8-9 1/12 Qiji Diamond (hd) - -
14
(8)
Visible Charm silk
Visible Charm
J: Pat Cosgrave
T: Miss B Deutrom
Has mainly struggled in the UAE; has had a recent run, but still easily passed over
070870
Age: 4
Weight: 8-13
OR: 74
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Oct 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 8-9 12/14 Eshtiraak (18L) 25/1 74 34
7 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd Hc 9-1 7/16 Ganbaru (3½L) 77 75
19 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 4y 9-3 8/13 Shamikh (16½L) 33/1 77 53
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 6f Gd Hc 8-10 13/16 Taneen (20L) 16/1 80 30
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Gd Hc 9-0 7/16 Mystery Land (4½L) 33/1 83 77
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 10f Gd Hc 8-13 13/14 Recordman (24L) 12/1 83 45
15
(11)
Rich And Famous silk
C
Rich And Famous h
J: Royston Ffrench
T: S bin Ghadayer
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Won over 6f here last November; third in 7f Jebel Ali event on recent reappearance
-62803
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
OR: 72
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Oct 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 8-10 h 3/14 Eshtiraak (2½L) 13/2 72 69
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-2 h 12/16 Monoski (20L) 15/2 74 36
5 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs Hc 8-9 h 8/12 Balletomane (12½L) 5/2F 74 41
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-3 he 2/12 Celtic Prince (½L) 20/1 72 76
8 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs Hc 9-7 he 6/15 Imprison (6L) 9/2J 72 64
5 Nov 20 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 8-13 he 1/12 Royal Sands (1¼L) 9/2F 67 75
16
(13)
Royal Sands silk
Royal Sands
J: Sam Hitchcott
T: Doug Watson
Can go well fresh and handles the conditions, so he needs considering
20-333
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
OR: 72
Days: 230
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Apr 21 Ala Al Ain 7f Fs Hc 9-4 3/14 Far Sky (3L) 72 -
19 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs Hc 9-10 3/15 Ababil (10L) 11/4 74 59
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-0 3/16 Monoski (2¼L) 6/1 72 75
19 Nov 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 9-4 11/11 Mayaadeen (26L) EvensF 72 17
5 Nov 20 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 9-2 2/12 Rich And Famous (1¼L) 5/1 70 75
5 Dec 19 Sth Southwell (AW) 6f St 4Hc 8-13 9/13 Samovar (13½L) 10/1 72 38
17
(7)
Gold Factory silk
Gold Factory hb
J: Xavier Ziani
T: S bin Ghadayer
Struggled since switching to the UAE but is with a powerful barn and has had a recent run
10-408
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 72
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Oct 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 8-11 h 8/14 Eshtiraak (14L) 20/1 73 41
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-6 11/12 Celtic Prince (12½L) 10/1 75 51
8 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs Hc 9-11 4/15 Imprison (5½L) 20/1 75 70
20 Dec 20 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd Hc 9-0 11/14 Shanaghai City (11½L) 75 51
22 Jul 20 Naa Naas 6f Gd Md 9-2 1/18 Make A Promise (hd) 10/1 74 77
14 Jun 20 Leo Leopardstown 7f Gd 3yHc 9-9 15/15 Super Dynamite (21L) 28/1 75 36
18
(12)
Zaajer silk
CD
Zaajer t
J: Marcelino Rodrigues 7
T: M Ramadan
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Struggled after winning over C&D in Nov 2019; unappealing for new trainer after a year off
78003-
Age: 6
Weight: 8-9
OR: 71
Days: 370
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Nov 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 9-6 t 3/5 Gabr (10½L) 20/1 71 77
12 Mar 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 8-7 t 14/14 Speedy Move (33L) 33/1 71 -
29 Feb 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 9-1 t 13/15 California Jumbo (25L) 16/1 74 22
21 Feb 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-7 t 8/16 Cachao (21L) 14/1 76 35
18 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 8-8 t 7/13 Pop The Hood (12L) 28/1 78 55
4 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 8-9 t 9/16 Mayaadeen (16½L) 14/1 79 47
19
(16)
Capla Crusader silk
Capla Crusader
J: Adrie de Vries
T: R Bouresly
Three 1m-1m4f AW wins in Britain including when last seen in March; sold for 15,000gns
-61671
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
OR: 71
Days: 237
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Mar 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 8f St 5Hc 9-5 1/12 Commit No Nuisance (nk) 5/2F 67 76
26 Feb 21 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 8.5f St 5Hc 9-4 7/13 Visibility (3¾L) 4/1 68 68
13 Feb 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 10f St/Slw 5Hc 9-3 6/10 Convertible (8¼L) 7/2 69 63
30 Jan 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 10f St 6Hc 9-4 1/10 Dawn Treader (1¾L) 11/2 62 71
9 Jan 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 10f St/Slw 6Hc 9-4 6/12 Party Island (2¼L) 11/1 63 67
23 Nov 20 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 14f St 6Hc 9-8 b 9/9 Pearl Beach (29L) 15/2 66 37
5
Sendeed silk
Sendeed
T: Doug Watson
00-094
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 80
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Nov 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 8-5 4/13 Gentile Bellini (2¾L) 40/1 80 80
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 10f Fs Hc 9-1 9/15 Remorse (15½L) 50/1 86 66
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-6 11/15 Twelfthofneverland (9L) 25/1 89 78
22 Aug 20 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 10f St 3Hc 9-13 p 11/11 Red October (33L) 11/1 89 31
2 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 9.5f Fs Hc 8-5 v 10/10 Grand Argentier (48+L) 7/2J 90 -
2 Oct 19 Not Nottingham 10f Hy 3Hc 9-8 p 2/14 Deinonychus (2¼L) 11/2J 85 93
10
Far Sky silk
D
BF
Far Sky
T: Doug Watson
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
2-0214
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 77
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Oct 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-3 4/14 Eshtiraak (2½L) 7/2F 78 76
2 Apr 21 Ala Al Ain 7f Fs Hc 9-4 1/14 Dubai Canal (nk) 72 -
5 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 9-2 2/13 Falsehood (1¾L) 12/1 68 72
5 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-7 v 11/16 Aridity (17½L) 8/1 70 29
18 Dec 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 3y 9-0 2/14 Dark Of Night (2¾L) 13/2 69 72
27 Nov 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 5f Fs 3y 8-11 6/10 Raahy (9¼L) 15/2 72 49
13
Davy Lamp silk
D
Davy Lamp
T: R Bouresly
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
27-720
Age: 6
Weight: 9-0
OR: 75
Days: 252
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 8-10 10/15 Sharamm (15L) 10/1 75 41
19 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 5f Fs Hc 9-5 2/16 You're My Rock (nk) 16/1 70 77
5 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs Hc 8-5 7/12 Balletomane (12L) 8/1 70 38
20 Mar 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 5f Fs Hc 9-5 7/15 Shanaghai City (10½L) 9/2 70 41
12 Mar 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 8-5 2/14 Speedy Move (2L) 10/1 70 79
6 Mar 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-5 1/16 Fares Alpha (2½L) 8/1 65 72
20
Chosen Mark silk
D
Chosen Mark
J: Reserve
T: R Al Rayhi
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
-06868
Age: 3
Weight: 8-5
OR: 67
Days: 6
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Nov 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs Hc 9-3 8/14 Final Rock (10½L) 20/1 67 48
4 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 7f Gd 3y 9-0 6/8 Topper Bill (8L) 66/1 73 73
22 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs 3y 9-3 tb 8/9 Hurry Up (22L) 28/1 70 33
14 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs 3y 9-0 tb 6/10 Rebel's Romance (16L) 125/1 70 68
8 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs Hc 8-8 tb 14/15 Imprison (17L) 25/1 73 30
3 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 9-3 9/12 Zhou Storm (16½L) 14/1 73 52
Verdict

An open race but MOQARRAB (nap), who has run well here and goes for an in-form yard, may be able to gain his first UAE success.

Verdict silk image
Moqarrab

Betting Forecast:

9/2 Ra'ad,

5/1 Moqarrab,

7/1 California Jumbo,

Royal Sands,

8/1 Boston George,

10/1 Welcome Surprise,

Imperial Empire,

Rich And Famous,

14/1 Champit,

20/1 Tabarak,

Almugir,

Gold Factory,

25/1 Alemaratalyoum,

Zaajer,

33/1 Capla Crusader,

50/1 Visible Charm

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