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Poet Al Oqaili (Div 1) (Handicap) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 7f
  • Going: Good
Runners
14

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(13)
Alkaamel silk
Alkaamel
J: Antonio Fresu
T: M Al Mheiri
All wins gained over a bit further on AW/dirt but these conditions should be fine for him
62249-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-11
OR: 95
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Dec 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs L 9-0 9/10 Tuz (19½L) 20/1 95 63
2 Dec 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs 9-3 4/10 Everfast (12½L) 13/2 95 76
4 Nov 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-10 2/13 Gentile Bellini (1½L) 7/2J 94 99
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 9-0 2/9 Bochart (2L) 5/1 94 99
19 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs 9-0 6/15 Rodaini (10½L) 11/2 94 79
11 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-5 3/13 Desert Peace (½L) 2/1F 93 94
2
(6)
Wrecking Crew silk
Wrecking Crew b
J: Pat Dobbs
T: Doug Watson
Formerly trained in US where he was smart on dirt without progressing; two okay turf runs
/53/5-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-11
OR: 95
Days: 215
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Jun 21 Sna Santa Anita 6f Fm 9-0 b 5/6 Unbridled Ethos (2L) 28/1 - -
17 May 20 Chu Churchill Downs 7f Fs 3yCl 8-6 b 3/11 Art Collector (6L) 56/10 - -
7 Mar 20 Sna Santa Anita 8.5f Fs 3yG2 8-8 b 5/7 Authentic (17L) 39/1 - 71
7 Dec 19 Lal Los Alamitos 8.5f St 2yG2 8-8 b 4/4 Thousand Words (42L) 91/10 - -
1 Nov 19 Sna Santa Anita 8.5f Fs 2yG1 8-10 b 3/8 Storm The Court (3½L) 40/1 - 107
3 Sep 19 Dma Del Mar 7f Fs 2yG1 8-8 b 2/8 Nucky (2¾L) 98/10 - 105
3
(14)
Dubai Mirage silk
Dubai Mirage p
J: Pat Cosgrave
T: Saeed bin Suroor
Took keen hold and raced awkwardly when placed in two 1m-1m1f carnival handicaps last year
00448-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-10
OR: 94
Days: 130
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Aug 21 Rip Ripon 8f Gd 2Hc 10-0 v1 8/8 Garden Oasis (30L) 7/1 97 36
7 Aug 21 Hay Haydock 8f Sft 3Hc 10-2 p 4/5 Fantastic Fox (7L) 15/8 97 89
10 Jul 21 Yor York 8f Gd 2Hc 9-11 p 4/17 La Trinidad (2¾L) 15/2 97 101
17 Jun 21 Asc Ascot 7f GF 2Hc 8-13 p 20/28 Highfield Princess (17L) 16/1 99 67
27 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs G2 9-0 p 14/15 Secret Ambition (27L) 40/1 100 63
6 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 10f Fs G1 9-0 p 7/11 Salute The Soldier (16½L) 15/2 100 86
4
(7)
Yaalail silk
D
Yaalail p
J: Dane O'Neill
T: E Charpy
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Has run well in defeat here and runner-up at Abu Dhabi latest; claims
75362-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-10
OR: 94
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Dec 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd 8-10 p 2/10 Alfareeq (2¼L) 94 94
14 Nov 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd 8-10 b 6/14 Mailshot (5¼L) 94 87
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 6f Gd Hc 9-3 b 3/16 Mutaraffa (1½L) 12/1 95 97
14 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 9-1 b 5/14 Hakeem (2L) 95 95
6 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 6f Gd G3 9-5 b 7/14 Final Song (9¼L) 100/1 95 88
21 Feb 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd L 9-2 b 9/15 Medahim (6¾L) 96 87
5
(4)
Karaginsky silk
D
Karaginsky t
J: Tadhg O'Shea
T: B Seemar
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Unplaced Newmarket maiden on debut; raced exclusively on dirt since, winning three times
13554-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-6
OR: 91
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 8-10 t 4/7 Down On Da Bayou (11½L) 12/1 95 -
12 Nov 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs Hc 9-6 t 5/7 Remorse (17L) 11/2 96 64
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 9-4 t 5/9 Bochart (4½L) 6/1 98 96
19 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs 9-0 t 3/15 Rodaini (4L) 20/1 88 94
19 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-0 t 1/15 Shanaghai City (shd) 12/1 82 88
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 9-1 t 9/15 Twelfthofneverland (7L) 16/1 84 77
6
(9)
Manahir silk
CD
D
Manahir ht
J: Mickael Barzalona
T: S bin Ghadayer
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 April 2019, off until failing to beat a rival at Abu Dhabi in Nov 2021
001/0-
Age: 8
Weight: 9-4
OR: 89
Days: 61
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Nov 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 9-6 ht 16/16 Spirit Of Light (12½L) 89 65
12 Apr 19 Mey Meydan 7f Gd Hc 9-5 ht 1/16 Pillar Of Society (2L) 33/1 87 94
14 Mar 19 Mey Meydan 8f Fs Hc 8-13 ht 11/11 Thegreatcollection (27L) 40/1 87 38
2 Mar 19 Mey Meydan 8f Gd Hc 9-1 ht 14/14 Ajwad (27L) 28/1 94 42
7 Feb 19 Mey Meydan 6f Gd Hc 8-7 ht 9/12 Mazzini (12½L) 66/1 97 73
25 Jan 19 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-10 h 9/10 Pinter (32L) 11/1 94 22
7
(10)
Mcmanaman silk
CD
Mcmanaman h
J: Sam Hitchcott
T: Doug Watson
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Won C&D maiden last April on UAE debut; two dirt runs this term; needs more
5/126-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 87
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Dec 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs 8-7 6/8 Mubakker (5¾L) 100/30 89 78
4 Nov 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs 9-0 2/6 Uncle Hamed (nk) 15/8F 85 93
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 7f Gd 8-10 1/16 Zero To A Hundred (½L) 4/1 80 83
21 Sep 20 Ham Hamilton 6f GS 52yNv 9-2 5/5 Blackrod (5¼L) 12/1 87 64
6 Sep 20 Yor York 5.5f Gd 32yNv 9-2 6/13 Mamba Wamba (6½L) 11/2 - 67
16 Jul 20 San Sandown 5f Gd 2yL 9-3 3/6 Ubettabelieveit (2¾L) 40/1 - 83
8
(3)
Noble Patron silk
BF
Noble Patron
J: James Doyle
T: Simon Crisford
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Two 1m Class 4 Windsor handicap wins last summer; likely has more to give
33117-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 87
Days: 105
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Sep 21 Hay Haydock 8f GF 3Hc 9-5 7/7 Sibaaq (9½L) 5/2F 87 78
28 Aug 21 Wdr Windsor 8f GF 4Hc 9-10 1/9 Mumtaaz (1½L) 2/1 82 91
26 Jul 21 Wdr Windsor 8f GF 43yHc 9-2 1/4 Sir Edward Elgar (2¼L) 9/4 78 85
14 Jul 21 Yar Yarmouth 7f GF 4Hc 10-3 3/7 Dashing Dick (1¾L) 7/2 79 81
24 Jun 21 Not Nottingham 8.5f Gd 4Nv 9-2 3/12 Taraashoq (3¼L) 3/1 81 78
20 May 21 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 8f St 4Nv 9-2 6/11 Abstinence (5¼L) 5/2 83 75
9
(11)
Eshaasy silk
D
Eshaasy h
J: George Buckell
T: Doug Watson
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Struggled in his four UAE starts but this will be the first time he's had his conditions
7/006-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-1
OR: 86
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Dec 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs Hc 9-11 h 6/7 Moqarrab (15L) 9/1 87 53
19 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-11 b 15/15 Karaginsky (53L) 14/1 92 -
7 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 5f Gd Hc 9-4 tv 14/15 Etisalat (10L) 17/2 92 62
18 Dec 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs 3y 9-4 tb 7/8 Dark Silver (23L) 9/4 92 24
25 Jul 20 Asc Ascot 7f GF 2Hc 7-10 5/19 Blue Mist (3¼L) 5/1 92 90
5 Jul 20 San Sandown 7f GF 33yHc 9-5 1/12 Campari (nse) 9/4F 88 95
10
(12)
Mystery Land silk
C
D
Mystery Land v
J: Al Moatasem bin Said Al Balushi
T: H Al Alawi
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Same mark as when winning 1m handicap here last January but needs to up more recent level
17055-
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
OR: 82
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Nov 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs Hc 9-7 tv 5/14 Untold Secret (4¼L) 14/1 83 79
29 Oct 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-7 v 5/14 Eshtiraak (6½L) 20/1 85 74
5 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 9f Fs Hc 9-2 v 12/12 Irish Freedom (40L) 14/1 86 21
13 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd Hc 8-6 v 7/16 Eastern World (9½L) 20/1 86 74
30 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Gd Hc 8-13 v 1/16 Al Salt (¾L) 20/1 82 87
8 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-10 v 6/16 Alla Mahlak (8L) 9/1 84 74
11
(5)
King's Shadow silk
King's Shadow v
J: Saif Al Balushi 3
T: A Al Shemaili
Out of form and this trip is sharper than ideal for him
/0487-
Age: 8
Weight: 8-6
OR: 78
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Dec 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 8-13 v 7/9 Kafoo (33L) 80/1 57 27
5 Nov 21 Ala Al Ain 8f Fs Hc 8-11 v 8/14 Tepui (18½L) 57 20
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 8f Gd Hc 9-3 tv 4/14 Imperial Empire (3L) 25/1 78 77
10 Jan 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 8-9 tv 10/13 Adventurous (3¼L) 79 73
11 Dec 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 10f Fs 9-6 tv 6/7 Blue Sovereign (9L) 25/1 57 57
5 Dec 20 Ala Al Ain 8f Fs Hc 9-8 tv 6/15 Faith And Fortune (21L) 58 33
12
(8)
Makashi silk
Makashi t
J: Royston Ffrench
T: E Charpy
Maiden, well beaten in three dirt starts in UAE; some fair turf form in Britain last year
73598-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
OR: 78
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs 3y 9-2 t 8/14 Rakeez (18½L) 20/1 74 -
19 Nov 21 Ala Al Ain 10f Fs 9-3 9/10 Anizzah (17L) 74 38
4 Nov 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 3y 9-2 5/6 Atlantic Sky (23L) 5/1 74 23
31 Aug 21 Eps Epsom 7f GF 5Hc 9-6 3/9 Sir Oliver (¼L) 13/2 74 78
12 Aug 21 Sal Salisbury 7f Gd 5Nv 9-2 7/10 Undertheboardwalk (15L) 15/8F 76 37
26 Jul 21 Lin Lingfield 7f GS 5Nv 9-2 4/13 Dancing To Win (15L) 13/8 78 50
13
(2)
Akwaan silk
Akwaan t
J: S Paiva
T: E Charpy
Two 1m turf wins in Britain in 2019 but struggled in UAE, including on the grass
/0080-
Age: 6
Weight: 8-5
OR: 76
Days: 69
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 21 Srh Sharjah 8.5f Fs Hc 9-2 e/s 10/12 Rougher (22L) 60 21
3 Apr 21 Srh Sharjah 8.5f Fs Hc 9-5 e/s 8/16 Falcon Claws (12½L) 65 58
5 Feb 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 9f Fs Hc 8-6 b 14/15 Dehbashi (37L) 25/1 73 14
16 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 10f Gd Hc 9-0 v 14/14 Recordman (33L) 20/1 83 30
28 Nov 20 Srh Sharjah 8.5f Fs Hc 8-11 p 16/16 Galvanize (29L) 78 23
20 Mar 20 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f Fs Hc 9-3 p 10/11 Native Appeal (28L) 40/1 83 30
14
(1)
Nibraas silk
Nibraas
J: Richard Mullen
T: N Bachalard
Four starts, all on dirt, fair form in defeat; still has potential but needs to do more
4/354-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-5
OR: 77
Days: 294
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Mar 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs 3yMd 9-0 t 4/9 Faithful Soldier (5¼L) 7/4 79 79
14 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 3y 8-9 t 5/9 Meshakel (9¾L) 3/1J 79 72
8 Jan 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs 3y 9-2 t 3/8 Hurry Up (4½L) 7/4F 79 79
3 Dec 20 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 9-0 t 4/12 Zhou Storm (4¾L) 5/2F 79 76
Verdict

An open race in which a punt is taken on ESHAASY. He needs to come back to life but this is a suitable-looking test for him.

Verdict silk image
Eshaasy

Betting Forecast:

7/2 Noble Patron,

11/2 Dubai Mirage,

6/1 Wrecking Crew,

7/1 Yaalail,

8/1 Alkaamel,

Karaginsky,

12/1 Mcmanaman,

Nibraas,

14/1 Eshaasy,

16/1 Manahir,

20/1 Mystery Land,

25/1 Makashi,

33/1 King's Shadow,

Akwaan

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