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ARN (Handicap) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: RTV
  • Distance: 5f
  • Going: Good
Runners
8

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(8)
Boomshalaa silk
Boomshalaa
J: Pat Dobbs
T: Doug Watson
Three useful 6f AW/turf wins for Roger Varian in GB; absent since latest in September 2021
11291/
Age: 5
Weight: 9-11
OR: 100
Days: 495
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Sep 21 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 6f St 33yHc 10-1 1/5 Crimson Sand (1L) 13/8F 96 106
8 Jul 21 Nmk Newmarket (July) 6f GF 23yHc 8-13 9/17 Blackrod (4½L) 9/2F 96 88
18 Jun 21 Asc Ascot 5f Hy 23yHc 9-2 2/19 Significantly (hd) 9/2 93 100
31 May 21 Wdr Windsor 6f Gd 5Nv 9-9 1/15 Arousing (¾L) EvensF - 93
14 Apr 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 6f St/Slw 5Nv 9-2 1/9 If You Dare (4L) 11/8 - 96
15 Jul 20 Yar Yarmouth 7f GF 52yNv 9-5 5/7 Harold Shand (2½L) 11/4F - 72
2
(1)
Hierarchy silk
w1
Hierarchy tp
J: Saffie Osborne
T: Jamie Osborne
w1
Wind Op - First run after wind operation
Had some smart form for Hugo Palmer in Britain; sold for 100,000gns in October
26005-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-11
OR: 100
Days: 92
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Oct 22 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 6f St 2Hc 9-8 t 5/9 Strong Power (1¾L) 11/2 102 105
7 Jul 22 Nmk Newmarket (July) 6f GF 23yHc 9-9 t 19/19 Lethal Levi (18½L) 22/1 105 59
17 Jun 22 Asc Ascot 6f GF 3yG1 9-2 t 19/20 Perfect Power (21L) 33/1 107 53
14 May 22 Nby Newbury 6f Gd 3yL 9-2 t 6/9 Tiber Flow (3½L) 4/1 108 99
27 Apr 22 Asc Ascot 6f GF 3yG3 9-1 t1 2/4 Go Bears Go (1½L) 17/2 108 107
5 Nov 21 Dma Del Mar 5f Fm 2yG2 8-10 6/12 Twilight Gleaming (1¼L) 212/10 - 107
3
(5)
Taneen silk
C
D
Taneen t
J: Dane O'Neill
T: M Al Mheiri
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Third in 6f carnival handicap when last seen 11 months ago; others more likely
/6033-
Age: 10
Weight: 9-7
OR: 97
Days: 329
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
25 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 6f Gd Hc 9-2 t 3/12 Batwan (½L) 5/1 95 98
6 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 6f Gd Hc 9-11 t 3/12 Jadwal (¾L) 18/1 95 95
14 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 5f Gd L 8-10 t 16/16 Mutaraffa (14L) 40/1 97 56
7 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 9-11 t 6/10 Ranaan (9L) 5/2F 85 64
16 Dec 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 9-8 t 2/9 Rich And Famous (2½L) 6/1 82 84
8 Apr 21 Mey Meydan 6f Gd Hc 9-5 t 4/16 Mutaraffa (2¾L) 6/1 97 95
4
(3)
Thunder Of Niagara silk
Thunder Of Niagara p
J: Ray Dawson
T: A bin Harmash
Still improving last season but off since March and needs to return as good as ever
24754-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-4
OR: 94
Days: 295
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
31 Mar 22 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 9-5 p 4/15 Hawa Bilady (1L) 92 99
14 Mar 22 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 8-9 p 5/12 Jumaira Bay (2L) 93 88
25 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 6f Gd Hc 9-1 p 7/12 Batwan (3L) 18/1 94 89
14 Feb 22 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd L 9-2 p 4/16 Haqeeqy (6¾L) 87 95
30 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 5f Gd Hc 9-7 p 2/8 Dahawi (1L) 17/2 86 85
23 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 6f Gd Hc 9-7 p 10/16 Jadwal (5¼L) 15/2 86 76
5
(4)
Home City silk
Home City v
J: Daniel Tudhope
T: Saeed bin Suroor
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 3 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (27%)
Twice placed over 6f here last year; off since poor run on dirt last February; gelded
/5230-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-3
OR: 93
Days: 329
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
25 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 3y 9-0 v 10/10 Summer Is Tomorrow (37L) 11/2 94 29
18 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 6f Gd 3y 9-0 v 3/10 Wild Place (3L) 11/2 93 92
21 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 6f Gd 3y 9-0 v 2/10 Silent Speech (2L) 15/2 90 91
14 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 7f Gd 3y 9-0 p 5/8 Sovereign Prince (6L) 7/2 90 82
10 Oct 21 Goo Goodwood 7f Sft 42yHc 9-10 p 2/12 Mystery Fox (¾L) 8/1 86 91
9 Sep 21 Don Doncaster 6.5f GF 22y 9-0 p 8/20 Harrow (7¾L) 11/1 86 81
6
(2)
Bin Askar silk
Bin Askar tv
J: Adrie de Vries
T: A Al Shemaili
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Showed speed before fading to finish just behind Home City over 6f here last February
7/85-0
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 90
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Jan 23 Srh Sharjah 6f Fs 9-11 tv 14/14 Road Bloc (33L) 92 -
18 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 6f Gd 3y 9-0 tb 5/10 Wild Place (3¾L) 150/1 55 90
14 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 7f Gd 3y 9-0 tb 8/8 Sovereign Prince (18L) 66/1 55 50
24 Dec 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs 8-13 t 7/9 Violent Justice (28L) 28/1 - 27
2 Dec 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 8-13 t 9/12 Mujeer (11½L) 25/1 - 47
18 Nov 21 Mey Meydan 6f Fs 9-2 t 7/7 Taking Names (29L) 9/1 - 2
7
(7)
Roulston Scar silk
C
D
Roulston Scar t
J: Saif Al Balushi
T: A bin Harmash
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Won up this straight track three years ago; dropped 10lb for two runs on dirt this term
/0097-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-0
OR: 90
Days: 56
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
25 Nov 22 Mey Meydan 6f Fs Hc 9-5 t 7/8 Vasari (8½L) 14/1 95 78
29 Oct 22 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs Hc 9-5 9/11 Mouheeb (14L) 16/1 100 59
28 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 6f Gd L 9-0 t 13/14 Man Of Promise (22L) 28/1 104 48
14 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 5f Gd L 9-3 t 13/16 Mutaraffa (5¾L) 11/2 105 91
11 Oct 21 Mus Musselburgh 5f Sft 3 9-5 t 1/6 Indian Sounds (nse) 5/2J 105 100
25 Sep 21 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 6f St 2 9-7 t 1/3 May Sonic (2¾L) 8/11F 103 111
8
(6)
Shamlaan silk
D
Shamlaan t
J: Tadhg O'Shea
T: B Seemar
D
5 x Distance Winner - Won 5 times before at this distance
Useful 5f AW/turf winner in Britain; off since July and needs to run as well as ever
30368-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 90
Days: 176
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Jul 22 Goo Goodwood 5f GF 33yHc 9-9 8/12 Get Ahead (8½L) 8/1 91 75
16 Jul 22 Chs Chester 5f Gd 2Hc 8-6 6/11 Look Out Louis (4½L) 11/1 92 87
2 Jul 22 San Sandown 5f GF 3Hc 9-6 3/9 Lovely Mana (2½L) 5/1 92 94
17 Jun 22 Asc Ascot 5f GF 23yHc 8-11 19/27 Latin Lover (6¼L) 14/1 93 78
4 May 22 Chs Chester 5f GS 23yHc 9-2 3/6 Live In The Dream (2½L) 9/2 93 95
30 Apr 22 Goo Goodwood 5f GF 33yHc 9-7 1/6 Sir Henry Cotton (nk) 11/4F 87 94
Verdict

All of these have something to prove but maybe BOOMSHALAA can defy a lengthy absence on his UAE debut. Home City is second pick.

Verdict silk image
Boomshalaa

Betting Forecast:

5/2 Boomshalaa,

11/4 Home City,

9/2 Shamlaan,

6/1 Hierarchy,

10/1 Taneen,

Thunder Of Niagara,

14/1 Roulston Scar,

20/1 Bin Askar

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