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Nad Al Sheba Classic Presented By Ain Dubai (Rated Conditions) (Dirt) Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 1m 2f
  • Going: Muddy
Runners
9

Type
All Weather

Surface
Dirt

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
2
(5)
Desert Peace silk
C
Desert Peace t
J: William Buick
T: Charlie Appleby
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Up late to win 1m handicap here in March; second in minor 1m1f US race only start since
1/712-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-0
OR: 96
Days: 209
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Jun 21 Blm Belmont Park 9f Fm Cl 8-12 2/12 Hard Love (hd) 69/10 - -
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-4 t 1/13 Homespin (shd) 9/2 92 94
18 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 10f Fs HcL 8-8 7/10 New Trails (14½L) 7/2J 92 68
21 Jun 20 Kem Kempton (AW) 8f St/Slw 43yHc 9-7 1/9 Impatient (½L) 3/1 85 94
2 Nov 19 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 7f St 52yNv 9-9 3/9 Battle of Liege (2¼L) 30/100F - 81
9 Oct 19 Kem Kempton (AW) 7f St/Slw 52yNv 9-5 1/11 Nugget (1¾L) 7/4F - 84
4
(14)
Irish Freedom silk
Irish Freedom tp
J: Antonio Fresu
T: B Seemar
Won 1m3f Abu Dhabi G3 in March; has run creditably in two starts over 1m there this term
11444-
Age: 8
Weight: 9-0
OR: 99
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Dec 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd L 9-2 tp 4/13 Moqtarreb (2¾L) 100 -
14 Nov 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd 9-3 tp 4/14 Mailshot (3½L) 100 98
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd Hc 9-11 tp 4/10 Good Tidings (8¾L) 4/1 100 100
21 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd G3 9-0 tp 1/11 Majestic Mambo (2¼L) 91 97
5 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 9f Fs Hc 8-8 tp 1/12 Law Of Peace (8¼L) 16/1 79 92
7 Feb 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 12f Gd Hc 8-12 t 6/16 Good Tidings (3¾L) 82 80
5
(4)
Majestic Mambo silk
Majestic Mambo
J: R Woodworth
T: M F De Kock
Formerly smart; second to Irish Freedom in Abu Dhabi Group 3 when last seen in March
5/082-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-0
OR: 95
Days: 286
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd G3 9-0 2/11 Irish Freedom (2¼L) 96 94
25 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd Hc 9-3 8/14 Bright Melody (6L) 33/1 97 91
28 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 10f Gd HcL 9-5 11/15 Ya Hayati (18½L) 40/1 99 73
14 Mar 20 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd G3 9-0 5/12 Gm Hopkins (6¼L) 103 91
27 Feb 20 Mey Meydan 10f Gd Hc 9-6 b 4/9 Star Safari (5¾L) 15/2 105 104
30 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 9f Gd G2 9-0 5/7 Barney Roy (11½L) 11/1 107 93
6
(3)
Mordin silk
D
Mordin tp
J: Royston Ffrench
T: S bin Ghadayer
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 10 in the last 14 days (0%)
Mainly struggled in UAE; didn't run badly at Abu Dhabi last two, but others more likely
70055-
Age: 8
Weight: 9-0
OR: 97
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Dec 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd Hc 9-11 tp 5/9 Dolmen (3¾L) 98 98
5 Dec 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd L 9-2 tp 5/13 Moqtarreb (3½L) 99 -
14 Nov 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd 9-0 t 11/14 Mailshot (11L) 99 77
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 8f Gd 9-2 tp 12/16 Alfareeq (20L) 20/1 104 64
21 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd G3 9-0 tp 7/11 Irish Freedom (10½L) 104 82
28 Sep 19 Nmk Newmarket 9f Gd 2Hc 9-0 p 4/30 Lord North (5½L) 12/1 104 106
9
(16)
Al Qaqaa silk
CD
BF
Al Qaqaa
J: Dane O'Neill
T: Doug Watson
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Short-head second in 1m4f handicap here in April; won 1m2f dirt race here on reappearance
33214-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
OR: 92
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Dec 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 9f Fs Hc 9-11 4/6 Prevent (5½L) 6/5F 94 87
4 Nov 21 Mey Meydan 10f Fs 9-3 1/7 Dalaalaat (1½L) 13/8F 92 92
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd Hc 8-11 2/10 Good Tidings (shd) 100/30J 88 99
4 Apr 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd Hc 9-3 3/15 Zaman (3¼L) 87 87
5 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 9f Fs Hc 9-3 3/12 Irish Freedom (9½L) 8/1 87 80
5 Sep 20 Asc Ascot 12f GS 23yHc 8-13 p1 7/10 Shandoz (9½L) 8/1 88 84
10
(9)
Aydon Castle silk
Aydon Castle ht
J: Saif Al Balushi 3
T: A bin Harmash
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
Has offered encouragement in UAE but ran poorly (on dirt) latest
/0536-
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
OR: 94
Days: 30
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Dec 21 Mey Meydan 10f Fs L 9-2 ht 6/7 For The Top (34L) 12/1 94 48
21 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd G3 9-0 t 3/11 Irish Freedom (2¾L) 93 93
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 10f Fs Hc 9-10 t 5/15 Remorse (8¼L) 66/1 94 88
25 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd Hc 9-0 t 14/14 Bright Melody (22L) 80/1 94 55
20 Oct 20 Dea Deauville 9.5f St Hc 9-1 13/16 Chasselay (3¼L) 47/10F - 88
25 Sep 20 Lem Le Mans 10f GS 8-11 2/7 Flambeur (1L) 17/10F - -
11
(13)
Big Team silk
Big Team
J: Pat Cosgrave
T: Saeed bin Suroor
Two wins on AW at Wolverhampton; ran poorly when switched to turf on soft ground latest
/6010-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
OR: 94
Days: 83
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Oct 21 Goo Goodwood 12f Sft 2Hc 9-2 12/12 Torcello (113L) 20/1 95 -
4 Sep 21 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 12f St 3Hc 9-6 1/7 Petite Jack (nk) 6/1 92 99
18 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 8-10 p 10/10 Hypothetical (18L) 20/1 96 60
14 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 9.5f Fs Hc 8-10 6/6 Firnas (17½L) 4/1 96 66
16 Nov 20 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 9.5f St 5Md 9-5 1/12 Secret Victory (3¼L) 9/2 - 93
12
(7)
Brilliant Light silk
D
Brilliant Light
J: Louis Steward
T: Saeed bin Suroor
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Ran okay in defeat during busy carnival campaign in 2021, struggled back in Britain
34004-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
OR: 93
Days: 168
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Jul 21 Rip Ripon 12f Gd 2Hc 9-9 4/6 Dark Jedi (3½L) 9/2 96 97
3 Jul 21 Hay Haydock 12f Sft 2Hc 9-0 11/12 Alounak (30L) 9/1 99 63
15 Jun 21 Asc Ascot 14f GF 2Hc 9-7 v1 15/15 Amtiyaz (16L) 10/1 101 88
6 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd G2 8-11 p 4/7 Walton Street (9½L) 12/1 104 99
25 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 14f Gd G3 8-9 p 3/8 Volcanic Sky (1¼L) 4/1 96 102
11 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd Hc 8-6 3/16 Star Safari (1L) 5/2J 93 97
14
(1)
Marching Army silk
D
Marching Army p
J: Gabriele Malune
T: Saeed bin Suroor
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Won last two starts in 1m3f AW handicaps; questionable whether wants this cut back in trip
18411-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 94
Days: 61
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Nov 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 11f St/Slw 2Hc 8-13 p 1/11 Noble Masquerade (nk) 100/30F 90 98
22 Sep 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 11f St/Slw 33yHc 8-13 p 1/5 March Law (½L) 4/1 85 93
25 Aug 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 11f St/Slw 33yHc 9-4 p1 4/7 Tribal Art (3¾L) 8/1 87 88
30 Jul 21 Goo Goodwood 11f GS 33yHc 9-4 8/11 Wink Of An Eye (15L) 10/1 87 70
15 Jul 21 Lei Leicester 10f GF 5Nv 9-1 1/8 Tall Order (3½L) 5/1 - 89
23 Jun 21 Sal Salisbury 10f GS 4Md 9-2 2/9 Kolisi (2¼L) 33/1 - 79
1
(15)
Mailshot silk
Mailshot
T: S bin Ghadayer
50917-
Age: 8
Weight: 9-3
OR: 103
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Dec 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd L 9-2 7/13 Moqtarreb (4L) 104 -
14 Nov 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd 9-0 1/14 Shamikh (2L) 95 103
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 8f Gd 8-13 v 9/16 Alfareeq (10½L) 33/1 95 82
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 9-0 v 14/15 Sharamm (23L) 16/1 78 24
25 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 10f Gd G3 9-0 p 5/7 Star Safari (7¼L) 50/1 95 94
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd Hc 9-3 12/16 Eastern World (23L) 28/1 96 58
3
(6)
Gabr silk
D
Gabr
T: Doug Watson
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
/7273-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-0
OR: 97
Days: 268
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 8f Gd 8-13 3/16 Alfareeq (2¾L) 12/1 95 100
25 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd Hc 9-3 7/14 Bright Melody (4¾L) 16/1 97 93
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd Hc 9-4 2/16 Eastern World (3½L) 40/1 97 98
22 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs G3 9-0 7/12 Blown By Wind (31L) 12/1 97 42
13 Nov 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 9-0 1/5 Eqtiraan (1L) 4/1 97 94
30 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 10f Gd Hc 9-1 11/14 American Graffiti (9L) 28/1 100 86
7
(10)
Recordman silk
D
Recordman
T: B Seemar
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
/1462-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-0
OR: 96
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Dec 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd Hc 9-8 2/9 Dolmen (2¾L) 96 96
25 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd Hc 9-2 6/14 Bright Melody (3½L) 28/1 96 95
11 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd Hc 8-8 4/16 Star Safari (1L) 25/1 93 97
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 10f Gd Hc 9-6 1/14 Ahesta Bero (shd) 17/2 89 95
18 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 10f Fs Hc 9-6 11/13 Illusional (34L) 14/1 89 38
4 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 10f Gd Hc 9-6 12/16 Franz Kafka (14L) 5/1 89 75
8
(12)
Zaman silk
Zaman v
T: A bin Harmash
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
06138-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-0
OR: 98
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Dec 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd L 9-2 v 8/13 Moqtarreb (8L) 99 -
14 Nov 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd 9-0 v 3/14 Mailshot (2¼L) 99 98
4 Apr 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd Hc 9-6 v 1/15 Tafaakhor (2L) 90 98
21 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd G3 9-0 v 6/11 Irish Freedom (6L) 90 88
11 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd Hc 8-8 v 13/16 Star Safari (13½L) 80/1 93 77
21 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd HcL 8-5 p 11/14 Walton Street (17½L) 66/1 96 80
13
(8)
Dolmen silk
D
Dolmen b
T: B Seemar
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
00801-
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
OR: 91
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Dec 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd Hc 8-10 b 1/9 Recordman (2¾L) 85 89
27 Nov 21 Srh Sharjah 8.5f Fs Hc 9-8 b 10/15 Far Sky (19½L) 85 -
7 Nov 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 9-2 b 8/16 Spirit Of Light (5½L) 85 79
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 10f Gd Hc 9-3 b 16/16 Zorion (99L) 5/1F 85 -
14 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 8-5 b 13/14 Hakeem (8½L) 85 68
1 Feb 20 Mey Meydan 9f Gd Hc 9-4 b 1/16 Conclusion (¾L) 4/1 81 87
15
(11)
Act Of Wisdom silk
D
Act Of Wisdom p
T: E Jeanne
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
50407-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-5
OR: 89
Days: 50
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Nov 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 10f Fs Hc 9-0 b 7/8 Dubai Canal (28+L) 25/1 89 -
29 Oct 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 10f Fs Hc 9-7 p 13/13 Dubai Canal (60+L) 12/1 89 -
10 Jul 21 Chs Chester 14.5f GS 33yHc 9-7 p 4/5 Oman (3½L) 7/1 90 94
17 Jun 21 Asc Ascot 12f GF 23yHc 8-13 p 15/17 Surefire (12L) 25/1 92 83
14 Apr 21 Nmk Newmarket 10f Gd 33yHc 9-7 p 5/8 Mohaafeth (4½L) 11/2 92 94
21 Oct 20 Nmk Newmarket 10f Hy 22yHc 9-7 p 1/8 Rewired (nse) 100/30 85 92
16
(2)
Echo Point silk
BF
Echo Point
T: Charlie Appleby
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
1222-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-5
OR: 88
Days: 244
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 May 21 Nmk Newmarket 12f GF 33yHc 9-6 2/3 Parachute (2¼L) 4/6F 88 94
14 Apr 21 Nmk Newmarket 10f Gd 33yHc 9-0 2/8 Mohaafeth (1½L) 7/1 85 93
12 Mar 21 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 9.5f St 53yNv 9-2 2/7 Sea The Shells (1L) 5/1 - 85
3 Feb 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 8f St/Slw 53yNv 9-5 1/11 Glentaneous (hd) 10/11F - 76
17
Welford silk
C
Welford t
T: H Al Alawi
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
302/0-
Age: 9
Weight: 8-7
OR: 86
Days: 8
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 9f Fs Hc 8-11 t 14/16 Capla Crusader (43L) 20/1 70 -
13 Dec 20 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd Hc 9-0 t 2/13 Harbour Spirit (hd) 84 88
13 Nov 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 10f Fs Hc 9-3 t 10/10 Untold Secret (49L) 15/2 75 -
8 Nov 20 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 9-4 t 3/16 Irish Freedom (snk) 82 82
12 Mar 20 Mey Meydan 10f Fs Hc 9-0 t 7/10 Quartier Francais (11½L) 2/1F 78 63
1 Mar 20 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd Hc 9-3 t 2/16 Trolius (nk) 81 83
Verdict

Not many of these look the right type for this and it may prove a good opportunity for ECHO POINT, who still has potential.

Verdict silk image
Echo Point

Betting Forecast:

3/1 Echo Point,

4/1 Desert Peace,

11/2 Al Qaqaa,

9/1 Gabr,

Big Team,

12/1 Brilliant Light,

Marching Army,

14/1 Irish Freedom,

16/1 Recordman,

20/1 Mailshot,

Zaman,

25/1 Majestic Mambo,

33/1 Mordin,

Dolmen,

Act Of Wisdom,

50/1 Aydon Castle

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