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Dubai Racing Club Classic Presented By The View at the Palm (Listed Rated Conditions) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: SK/RT
  • Distance: 1m 4f 11y
  • Going: Good
Runners
16

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(7)
Passion And Glory silk
D
Passion And Glory
J: Frankie Dettori
T: Saeed bin Suroor
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 10 in the last 14 days (0%)
Won Goodwood Group 3 & 3rd in German Group 1 last year; likely contender
91113-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 112
Days: 131
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Sep 21 Bad Baden-Baden 12f GS G1 9-6 3/7 Torquator Tasso (4¾L) 27/10 - 110
30 Jul 21 Goo Goodwood 12f GS G3 9-1 1/8 Euchen Glen (nk) 2/1F 112 116
9 Jul 21 Asc Ascot 10f GS 2Hc 9-11 1/6 Fabilis (6L) 100/30 100 115
14 Jun 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 10f St/Slw 3Hc 9-12 1/7 High Commissioner (4L) 6/5F 90 105
11 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd Hc 8-8 9/16 Star Safari (5½L) 28/1 93 89
28 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 10f Gd HcL 8-13 10/15 Ya Hayati (16½L) 28/1 93 71
2
(15)
Star Safari silk
CD
C
BF
Star Safari
J: James Doyle
T: Charlie Appleby
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
3 x Course Winner - Won 3 times before at this course
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Course Specialist - 3 wins from 5 starts here (60%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 6 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (43%)
Three wins here, two last year including Group 3, but needs to bounce back; second string
16374-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 110
Days: 112
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Sep 21 Nmk Newmarket 12f GF L 9-5 4/4 Without A Fight (24L) 6/5F 110 73
8 Aug 21 Dea Deauville 12.5f Sft G3 9-7 7/10 Glycon (4L) 26/5 - 101
8 Jul 21 Nmk Newmarket (July) 12f GF G2 9-6 3/5 Sir Ron Priestley (2¾L) 16/1 110 113
27 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd G1 9-0 6/9 Mishriff (6¼L) 40/1 108 113
25 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 10f Gd G3 9-0 1/7 Bedouin's Story (1¼L) 11/10F 107 107
11 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd Hc 9-1 1/16 Away He Goes (¾L) 5/2J 99 105
3
(6)
Dubai Future silk
CD
C
D
Dubai Future p
J: Pat Cosgrave
T: Saeed bin Suroor
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
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 10 in the last 14 days (0%)
2nd in this race, landed 1m6f Listed handicap & 2nd in C&D G2 Dubai City Of Gold last year
12538-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-3
OR: 108
Days: 56
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Nov 21 Sak Sakhir 10f Gd G3 9-2 p 8/13 Lord Glitters (8½L) - 99
1 Nov 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 12f St/Slw L 9-4 p 3/10 Shandoz (1¼L) 3/1 112 108
27 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd G1 9-0 p 5/9 Mishriff (5L) 50/1 110 115
6 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd G2 9-0 p 2/7 Walton Street (3½L) 7/2 110 110
4 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 14f Gd HcL 9-3 p 1/10 Volcanic Sky (1½L) 7/2F 103 110
21 Jan 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd HcL 8-13 p 2/14 Walton Street (5L) 14/1 103 106
4
(12)
Master Bloom silk
D
Master Bloom t
J: Elione Chaves
T: Cathrine Erichsen
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Multiple winner at up to Group 3 level in Scandinavia but faces a tough task on UAE debut
10131-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-3
OR: 107
Days: 104
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Oct 21 Kla Klampenborg 9f Sft 9-6 1/9 King David (½L) 13/5 - -
19 Sep 21 Brp Bro Park 12f Gd G3 9-4 3/9 Square De Luynes (4½L) 19/1 - 104
29 Aug 21 Brp Bro Park 10.5f GS 9-6 1/5 Seneschal (hd) 8/5 - -
8 Aug 21 Dea Deauville 12.5f Sft G3 9-5 t 10/10 Glycon (9½L) 46/1 - 90
15 Jul 21 Ovr Ovrevoll 12f Gd Hc 10-3 1/7 Seneschal (nk) - -
26 Jun 21 Ovr Ovrevoll 12f Gd G3 9-6 4/8 Wishformore (2L) 13/5 - 87
5
(9)
Suspicious Mind silk
D
Suspicious Mind t
J: Per-Anders Graberg
T: Nina Lensvik
D
5 x Distance Winner - Won 5 times before at this distance
Multiple wins in Scandinavia at up to Group 3 level, but most likely not up to this
/1611-
Age: 9
Weight: 9-3
OR: 106
Days: 96
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Oct 21 Jag Jagersro 12f St L 9-6 1/5 Gold Tyranny (hd) 2/5F - -
26 Sep 21 Jag Jagersro 12f St Hc 9-11 1/5 Gold Tyranny (hd) 9/10F - -
30 Jun 21 Hmb Hamburg 16f Sft L 9-4 6/7 Noa Lea (25L) 48/10 - -
29 May 21 Kla Klampenborg 12f Gd G3 9-5 1/8 Giuseppe Piazzi (1L) 97/100F - 95
11 Oct 20 Jag Jagersro 12f St L 9-6 1/8 Gold Tyranny (5L) 17/10 - -
20 Sep 20 Brp Bro Park 12f Gd G3 9-4 5/9 Square De Luynes (9¼L) 118/10 - 92
6
(13)
Alignak silk
D
Alignak
J: Saffie Osborne
T: Jamie Osborne
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Smart on his day but apprentice can't claim her usual weight allowance; others preferred
/4863-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-1
OR: 102
Days: 34
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 16.5f St 2 9-3 3/6 Nicholas T (1¼L) 11/1 103 102
1 Dec 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 12f St/Slw L 9-6 6/7 Garden Paradise (11L) 22/1 105 98
2 Oct 21 Asc Ascot 12f Sft G3 9-2 8/8 Hukum (44L) 12/1 108 47
11 Sep 21 Chs Chester 12.5f GS L 9-3 4/9 Invite (4½L) 11/4 110 104
12 Sep 20 Chs Chester 12.5f Gd L 9-3 1/5 Morando (1L) 6/4F 108 113
15 Aug 20 Nby Newbury 13.5f GS G3 9-5 3/7 Hukum (4¾L) 7/2 108 107
7
(2)
Global Heat silk
CD
Global Heat p
J: Louis Steward
T: Saeed bin Suroor
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 10 in the last 14 days (0%)
Won C&D handicap, twice placed over 1m6f here inc 2nd in G3 last year, but others stronger
26P02-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-1
OR: 101
Days: 140
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Aug 21 Nmk Newmarket (July) 12f GF 2Hc 10-2 p 2/5 Fabilis (1¾L) 6/1 102 105
17 Jul 21 Nby Newbury 16.5f GF 2Hc 9-9 p 12/12 Scaramanga (37L) 33/1 105 71
19 Jun 21 Asc Ascot 21.5f Sft 2 9-2 PU/15 Stratum () 50/1 106 -
27 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 16f Gd G2 9-1 p 6/11 Subjectivist (10½L) 13/2 106 105
25 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 14f Gd G3 9-0 2/8 Volcanic Sky (shd) 15/2 99 106
4 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 14f Gd HcL 8-9 3/10 Dubai Future (2½L) 15/2 96 99
8
(5)
Mekong silk
Mekong
J: Dane O'Neill
T: Jamie Osborne
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Often starts slowly; was smart stayer but not won since 2018 & he's not so good these days
/5093-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-1
OR: 104
Days: 125
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Sep 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 12f St 3 8-12 3/4 Fancy Man (11½L) 7/1 108 81
27 Mar 21 Mey Meydan 16f Gd G2 9-1 h 9/11 Subjectivist (35L) 40/1 111 76
20 Feb 21 Jan Riyadh 15f GF Hc 9-3 h 10/13 Gifts Of Gold (11½L) 20/1 - 100
18 Jan 21 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 16.5f St 2 9-5 h 5/9 Mildenberger (19½L) 10/1 111 85
18 Jun 20 Asc Ascot 20f Sft G1 9-2 h 5/8 Stradivarius (23L) 33/1 112 104
29 Feb 20 Jan Riyadh 15f GF Hc 9-3 h 2/14 Call The Wind (2½L) 25/1 - 107
9
(10)
Wirko silk
BF
Wirko
J: William Buick
T: Charlie Appleby
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 6 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (43%)
Off since beaten fav in G3 Chester Vase but still has potential; stable won this last year
21/14-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 103
Days: 254
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 May 21 Chs Chester 12.5f GS 3yG3 9-0 4/6 Youth Spirit (9¾L) 6/4F 103 94
20 Apr 21 Eps Epsom 10f Gd 3yL 9-1 1/8 Technique (hd) 11/2 - 104
5 Nov 20 Kem Kempton (AW) 8f St/Slw 52yNv 9-5 1/10 First Light (4¼L) 30/100F - 84
22 Oct 20 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 8.5f St 52yNv 9-5 2/11 Beau Nash (1¾L) 4/1 - 77
10
(11)
Irish Freedom silk
Irish Freedom t
J: Antonio Fresu
T: B Seemar
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 5 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (36%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 8 wins from 32 in the last 14 days (25%)
Won 1m3f Group 3 Abu Dhabi Championship last March, but this race is probably beyond him
1444-3
Age: 8
Weight: 8-10
OR: 96
Days: 13
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 10f M 9-0 tp 3/8 Desert Peace (3L) 16/1 99 95
5 Dec 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd L 9-2 tp 4/13 Moqtarreb (2¾L) 100 98
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
11
(14)
Majestic Mambo silk
Majestic Mambo b
J: R Woodworth
T: M F De Kock
Second to Irish Freedom in Abu Dhabi Group 3 last March, but most likely not up to this
/082-7
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
OR: 95
Days: 13
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 10f M 9-0 7/8 Desert Peace (21L) 33/1 95 63
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
12
(8)
Mordin silk
Mordin tp
J: Mickael Barzalona
T: S bin Ghadayer
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (0%)
Has mainly struggled in UAE; return to turf in his favour but has never tried this far
0055-6
Age: 8
Weight: 8-10
OR: 97
Days: 13
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 10f M 9-0 tp 6/8 Desert Peace (19½L) 33/1 97 65
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 96
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
13
(3)
Recordman silk
C
D
Recordman
J: Tadhg O'Shea
T: B Seemar
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 5 wins from 15 in the last 14 days (33%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 8 wins from 32 in the last 14 days (25%)
Fourth behind Star Safari over C&D last term; second to Dolmen at Abu Dhabi on return
/1462-
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
OR: 96
Days: 33
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
14
(4)
Zaman silk
C
Zaman v
J: Ray Dawson
T: A bin Harmash
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Has won here but not as good as he was, well held at Abu Dhabi latest
06138-
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
OR: 97
Days: 40
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 86
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
15
(16)
Dolmen silk
C
Dolmen b
J: Sean Kirrane
T: B Seemar
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 8 wins from 32 in the last 14 days (25%)
Has won twice here and at Abu Dhabi latest, but needs a big career best in this company
00801-
Age: 7
Weight: 8-7
OR: 91
Days: 33
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
16
(1)
Mudaarab silk
Mudaarab tp
J: Richard Mullen
T: E Charpy
Both UAE wins gained at Abu Dhabi, latest Feb 2020; this looks too tough on reappearance
/0058-
Age: 8
Weight: 8-7
OR: 90
Days: 281
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 10f Gd Hc 9-8 tp 8/16 Zorion (11½L) 15/2 90 77
21 Mar 21 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd G3 9-0 tp 5/11 Irish Freedom (5L) 90 89
25 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 9f Gd Hc 8-11 tp 11/14 Bright Melody (15½L) 66/1 92 65
11 Feb 21 Mey Meydan 12f Gd Hc 8-7 tp 16/16 Star Safari (26L) 33/1 92 56
2 Feb 20 Abu Abu Dhabi 11f Gd Hc 9-5 tp 1/11 Rua Augusta (1L) 88 92
18 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 12f Gd Hc 9-5 tp 3/14 Beauvais (2½L) 15/2 88 92
Verdict

The lightly raced WIRKO appeals most. He still has potential for a top jockey/trainer team who won this race last year.

Verdict silk image
Wirko

Betting Forecast:

9/4 Wirko,

7/2 Passion And Glory,

9/2 Star Safari,

7/1 Dubai Future,

10/1 Recordman,

12/1 Global Heat,

20/1 Irish Freedom,

Dolmen,

33/1 Master Bloom,

Suspicious Mind,

Alignak,

Majestic Mambo,

Mordin,

Zaman,

Mudaarab,

50/1 Mekong

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