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Dubai Eye 103.8 (Handicap) (Turf) Racecard

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

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(10)
Edraak silk
D
Edraak
J: Cieren Fallon
T: Michael Appleby
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Smart handicapper in Britain but off since third of six in Salisbury Listed race last June
/3323-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-11
OR: 105
Days: 222
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Jun 22 Sal Salisbury 6f GF L 9-7 3/6 Benefit (2L) 3/1 106 108
15 Apr 22 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 6f St 2 9-5 2/14 Bouttemont (shd) 12/1 105 111
25 Jan 22 Sth Southwell (AW) 7f St/Slw 2Hc 9-7 3/5 Mehmento (1¼L) 5/2 105 107
8 Jan 22 Kem Kempton (AW) 6f St/Slw 2 9-2 3/5 Lord Of The Lodge (2L) 11/10F 105 103
8 Dec 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 7f St/Slw 2Hc 9-1 1/8 Bellosa (2¼L) 13/2 99 110
18 Sep 21 Ayr Ayr 6f Gd 2Hc 9-0 5/24 Bielsa (5¼L) 33/1 100 95
2
(1)
Fastnet Crown silk
D
Fastnet Crown t
J: Colin Keane
T: M D O'Callaghan
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Two useful handicap wins in Ireland last year; didn't run badly in Group 2 here latest
0461-6
Age: 6
Weight: 9-11
OR: 105
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jan 23 Mey Meydan 9f Gd G2 9-0 t 6/11 Valiant Prince (8½L) 40/1 106 102
21 Dec 22 Dun Dundalk (AW) 7f St Hc 9-10 t 1/9 San Andreas (1¼L) 4/1 100 106
15 Oct 22 Leo Leopardstown 10f Y/Sft L 9-7 tp 6/12 Self Belief (3½L) 20/1 99 99
27 Sep 22 Cor Cork 8f Gd/Y L 9-7 tb 4/11 Statement (2½L) 10/1 95 104
27 Aug 22 Cur Curragh 8f Gd Hc 9-9 tp 14/25 Federal (7L) 11/1 97 91
26 Jul 22 Gal Galway 8.5f Gd/Y Hc 9-9 tp 18/18 Magic Chegaga (30L) 8/1 97 39
3
(7)
Coachello silk
D
Coachello
J: Richard Mullen
T: Gordon Elliott
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
On a stiff mark judged on recent form, mid-division in C&D Group 2 latest
1/02-7
Age: 5
Weight: 9-10
OR: 104
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Jan 23 Mey Meydan 7f Gd G2 9-0 7/15 Al Suhail (9¾L) 16/1 104 93
19 Nov 22 Lin Lingfield (AW) 7f St 3 9-4 2/5 Noble Dynasty (¾L) 10/1 104 100
30 Jul 22 Goo Goodwood 6f GF 2Hc 9-8 t 27/28 Commanche Falls (20L) 66/1 106 52
17 Dec 21 Dea Deauville 6.5f St 3y 9-0 t 1/8 Fayathaan (3½L) 1/2F - 105
27 Nov 21 Cha Chantilly 6.5f St 3y 9-0 t 3/7 Fast Raaj (1L) 19/10 - 87
5 Sep 21 Lon Longchamp 7f GS 3yHc 9-11 t 1/12 Tour Odeon (½L) 4/1 - 111
4
(9)
La Barrosa silk
D
La Barrosa t
J: Adrie de Vries
T: M Ibrahim
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Struggled in C&D Group 2 on seasonal/stable debut; unappealing
0/30-0
Age: 5
Weight: 9-8
OR: 103
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Jan 23 Mey Meydan 7f Gd G2 9-0 ht 11/15 Al Suhail (11½L) 66/1 107 89
21 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 7f Gd G2 9-0 14/14 Naval Crown (59L) 11/2 108 -
7 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 8f Gd 9-3 3/14 Path Of Thunder (3L) 5/2 108 102
15 Jun 21 Asc Ascot 8f GF 3yG1 9-0 10/13 Poetic Flare (12L) 16/1 108 96
22 May 21 Cur Curragh 8f Sft/Hy 3yG1 9-2 6/11 Mac Swiney (8L) 10/1 108 100
15 Apr 21 Nmk Newmarket 8f GF 3yG3 9-0 2/10 Master Of The Seas (¾L) 4/1 104 110
5
(16)
Story Of Light silk
Story Of Light
J: Saif Al Balushi
T: A bin Harmash
40-1 second in C&D Group 2 last year but hasn't matched that form since; drawn wide
/209-9
Age: 6
Weight: 9-8
OR: 103
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Jan 23 Mey Meydan 7f Gd G2 9-0 9/15 Al Suhail (11L) 80/1 103 91
5 Mar 22 Mey Meydan 6f Gd G3 9-0 9/16 Man Of Promise (11L) 66/1 103 87
11 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 7f Gd L 9-3 15/16 Storm Damage (26L) 33/1 105 46
21 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 7f Gd G2 9-0 2/14 Naval Crown (1L) 40/1 103 106
16 Dec 21 Mey Meydan 7f Fs 9-2 3/9 Kafoo (13½L) 4/1 103 72
26 Nov 21 Jeb Jebel Ali 6f Fs 9-0 2/8 Al Tariq (nk) 11/2 95 100
6
(14)
Bay Of Honour silk
D
Bay Of Honour t
J: William Buick
T: Charlie Appleby
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 7 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (29%)
Useful with three 7f-1m AW/turf wins from six starts in Britain; drawn wide
/1510-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 102
Days: 154
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Aug 22 Yor York 8f GF 23yHc 9-12 13/14 Master Richard (7½L) 7/1 102 95
6 Aug 22 Nmk Newmarket (July) 8f GF 23yHc 9-3 1/4 Spinaround (4L) 11/10F 94 105
9 Jul 22 Nmk Newmarket (July) 8f GF 23yHc 9-3 5/8 Jimi Hendrix (3¼L) 5/1 94 96
14 Jun 22 Thi Thirsk 8f Gd 5Nv 9-6 1/7 Positive Impact (shd) EvensF - 95
20 Oct 21 Kem Kempton (AW) 7f St/Slw 52yNv 9-5 1/14 Wineglass Bay (¾L) 10/11F - 87
10 Sep 21 Don Doncaster 7f GF 32yMd 9-5 10/16 Thunder Max (7L) 11/4F - 61
7
(8)
New Kingdom silk
D
New Kingdom h
J: James Doyle
T: Charlie Appleby
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 5 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (42%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 7 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (29%)
Hasn't been easy to win with overall but was successful at Doncaster in September
33010-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 101
Days: 111
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Oct 22 Asc Ascot 7f GS 2Hc 9-4 p 15/17 Escobar (11L) 22/1 102 82
8 Sep 22 Don Doncaster 7f GS 23yHc 9-9 p1 1/10 Dirtyoldtown (hd) 14/1 99 107
19 Aug 22 Yor York 8f GF 23yHc 9-10 h 11/14 Master Richard (6¾L) 9/1 100 96
9 Jul 22 Nmk Newmarket (July) 8f GF 23yHc 9-9 h 3/8 Jimi Hendrix (2¼L) 13/2 100 104
29 Apr 22 Goo Goodwood 8f Gd 23y 9-2 t1 3/4 Dawn Of Liberation (4¾L) 2/1 - 93
25 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 10f Gd 3y 9-0 h 3/8 Nations Pride (4½L) 8/11F 102 91
8
(13)
Silent Film silk
CD
D
Silent Film
J: Mickael Barzalona
T: Charlie Appleby
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Going Specialist - 3 wins from 4 starts on this ground (75%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 7 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (29%)
Useful handicap form, including a narrow win over C&D; possible contender but drawn wide
00520-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 100
Days: 111
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Oct 22 Asc Ascot 7f GS 2Hc 9-1 12/17 Escobar (8¾L) 16/1 100 87
3 Sep 22 Asc Ascot 7f GS 2Hc 9-0 2/16 Fresh (nk) 40/1 100 106
13 Aug 22 Nby Newbury 7f GF 2Hc 10-2 5/6 Documenting (3¼L) 11/2 103 102
9 Jul 22 Nmk Newmarket (July) 7f GF 2Hc 9-7 12/18 Bless Him (13L) 22/1 105 76
16 Jun 22 Asc Ascot 7f GF 2Hc 9-12 26/29 Inver Park (13½L) 14/1 105 75
18 Feb 22 Bhr Bahrain 7f Gd Hc 9-10 1/16 Shebil Aljazira (hd) - -
9
(12)
Wirko silk
Wirko b
J: Oscar Chavez
T: R Bouresly
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Won 1m2f Listed Derby trial at Epsom in 2021, but lightly raced and struggled since
4/00-0
Age: 5
Weight: 9-4
OR: 99
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jan 23 Mey Meydan 9f Gd G2 9-0 b 11/11 Valiant Prince (37L) 250/1 102 42
28 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 10f Gd L 8-13 ht 13/14 Star Safari (21L) 6/1 102 66
14 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 12f Gd L 8-11 12/15 Dubai Future (11L) 5/4F 103 93
5 May 21 Chs Chester 12.5f GS 3yG3 9-0 4/6 Youth Spirit (9¾L) 6/4F 103 90
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
10
(15)
Zainhom silk
CD
D
Zainhom b
J: Dane O'Neill
T: M Al Mheiri
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
C&D winner, but well held in a relatively minor race here latest and is drawn wide
0793-4
Age: 9
Weight: 9-3
OR: 98
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Jan 23 Mey Meydan 8f Gd 9-0 b 4/7 Sovereign Prince (2½L) 7/1 102 102
3 Dec 22 Jeb Jebel Ali 8f St Hc 8-13 b 3/10 Tolmount (3½L) 9/1 74 80
29 Oct 22 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs Hc 9-3 v 9/14 Boston George (15L) 14/1 76 42
5 Mar 22 Mey Meydan 7f Gd 9-6 v 7/16 Storm Damage (6¾L) 66/1 103 95
11 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 7f Gd L 9-3 v 10/16 Storm Damage (9½L) 20/1 105 88
21 Jan 22 Mey Meydan 7f Gd G2 9-0 v 3/14 Naval Crown (1L) 40/1 104 106
11
(5)
Jumaira Bay silk
D
Jumaira Bay
J: Pat Dobbs
T: Doug Watson
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Won 7f Abu Dhabi handicap last March but well held in two 1m starts there this term
/0109-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 97
Days: 47
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 22 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd L 9-2 9/16 San Donato (11L) 98 91
10 Nov 22 Abu Abu Dhabi 8f Gd Hc 9-6 11/16 Taamol (8¼L) 99 80
14 Mar 22 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd Hc 9-1 1/12 Koolasice (¾L) 95 95
14 Feb 22 Abu Abu Dhabi 7f Gd L 9-2 13/16 Haqeeqy (15½L) 96 72
14 Oct 21 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 8f St 3Hc 9-13 5/12 You're Hired (2¾L) 6/1 96 99
21 Aug 21 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 7f St 2Hc 9-3 8/10 Stylish Performer (3¾L) 4/1 97 93
12
(2)
Major Partnership silk
CD
C
D
Major Partnership t
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
Won C&D Listed handicap 2020; later missed 853 days; well held on last summer's return
630/6-
Age: 8
Weight: 9-2
OR: 97
Days: 196
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Jul 22 Yor York 7f GF 2Hc 9-3 t 6/8 Saleymm (12L) 14/1 99 73
7 Mar 20 Mey Meydan 6f Gd G3 9-0 tv 13/16 Wildman Jack (14L) 50/1 103 72
20 Feb 20 Mey Meydan 8f Gd Hc 9-4 tp 3/13 Cliffs Of Capri (1¼L) 8/1 103 106
6 Feb 20 Mey Meydan 7f Gd Hc 9-6 tp 6/10 Beyond Reason (2½L) 11/2 104 99
16 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 8f Gd Hc 9-0 t 11/16 Suedois (6¾L) 7/1 104 90
2 Jan 20 Mey Meydan 7f Gd HcL 8-8 t 1/11 Zainhom (1½L) 7/1 99 106
13
(6)
Raiku silk
D
Raiku
J: Vaclav Janacek
T: G Arizkorreta Elosegui
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Ex-French runner who has been in good form in Spain; one to take seriously
40412-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 97
Days: 68
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Nov 22 Laz La Zarzuela 7f Sft 9-6 2/12 Rodaballo (1½L) 141/10 - -
16 Oct 22 Laz La Zarzuela 6f Gd 9-1 1/7 Speak In Colours (nk) 96/10 - -
18 Sep 22 Laz La Zarzuela 8f Gd 9-2 4/6 Rodaballo (1¼L) 5/1 - -
16 Jun 22 Lon Longchamp 7f GS Hc 9-2 h 10/16 Clever Candy (3¼L) 17/1 - 87
9 May 22 Com Compiegne 7f GS 8-11 4/12 Fang (4¾L) 21/10F - 89
15 Apr 22 Sai Saint-Cloud 7f Sft 8-11 3/7 Memory Dream (2¾L) 7/5F - 79
14
(11)
Shining Blue silk
D
BF
Shining Blue h
J: Daniel Tudhope
T: Saeed bin Suroor
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Going Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts on this ground (67%)
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 3 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (27%)
Headstrong tendencies have halted his progress but he could still have more to give
10605-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 97
Days: 101
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Oct 22 Lei Leicester 7f GF 2Hc 9-9 5/9 Audience (5¼L) 3/1F 97 96
3 Sep 22 Asc Ascot 7f GS 2Hc 9-2 16/16 Fresh (5L) 4/1F 99 91
18 Aug 22 Yor York 8f Gd 2Hc 9-6 h1 6/18 Blue For You (5¼L) 9/1 100 98
29 Jul 22 Goo Goodwood 8f GF 2Hc 9-6 18/18 Orbaan (13L) 12/1 100 85
23 Jun 22 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 8f St/Slw 2Hc 9-0 1/6 La Tihaty (1½L) 8/13F 94 105
26 May 22 Rip Ripon 8f Gd 5Nv 10-6 1/7 Time Quest (nk) 4/6F - 96
15
(4)
Spangled Mac silk
D
Spangled Mac t
J: Connor Planas 7
T: George Boughey
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts at this distance (67%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 9 wins from 29 in the last 14 days (31%)
Useful handicapper around 6f-7f in GB; denied clear run when 2nd at Wolverhampton latest
12072-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 97
Days: 92
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Oct 22 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 6f St 2Hc 9-2 2/9 Strong Power (hd) 7/1 96 103
8 Sep 22 Don Doncaster 7f GS 23yHc 9-7 7/10 New Kingdom (6¼L) 13/2 97 86
20 Aug 22 Yor York 6f GF 2Hc 8-11 10/17 Summerghand (5L) 8/1 97 92
6 Aug 22 Asc Ascot 6f GF 23yHc 9-11 2/9 Adaay In Asia (¾L) 15/2 94 104
21 Jul 22 Yar Yarmouth 6f GF 4Hc 9-9 1/6 Media Guest (1¼L) 9/4 88 97
16 Jul 22 Hay Haydock 7f GF 53yHc 10-2 1/4 Sweet Mist (nk) 4/5F 82 88
16
(3)
Spirit Of Light silk
CD
D
Spirit Of Light ht
J: Antonio Fresu
T: Ian Williams
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Has caught the eye a number of times with strong-travelling style, including 1m last week
0308-5
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 97
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jan 23 Mey Meydan 8f Gd Hc 9-7 t 5/16 Electrical Storm (2¼L) 14/1 97 101
2 Jul 22 Hay Haydock 7f Sft 2Hc 9-11 t 8/12 Tacarib Bay (5L) 33/1 99 93
16 Jun 22 Asc Ascot 7f GF 2Hc 9-7 t 24/29 Inver Park (13½L) 50/1 100 71
28 May 22 Chs Chester 7.5f Gd 2Hc 9-11 t 3/11 Boardman (1¼L) 28/1 100 103
7 May 22 Asc Ascot 7f Gd 2Hc 9-5 t 20/27 Vafortino (11L) 66/1 102 78
19 Mar 22 Jeb Jebel Ali 7f Fs 9-0 t 9/16 Discovery Island (13L) 16/1 96 67
17
Tamborrada silk
Tamborrada t
J: Reserve
T: A bin Harmash
Third over 1m here latest but this is stronger race and he's never raced over this short
5/69-3
Age: 5
Weight: 9-0
OR: 95
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Jan 23 Mey Meydan 8f Gd 8-10 t 3/7 Sovereign Prince (1¼L) 25/1 95 101
23 Dec 22 Mey Meydan 10f Gd 9-0 t 9/11 Electrical Storm (14L) 9/1 99 75
18 Feb 22 Bhr Bahrain 10f Gd Hc 9-11 6/10 Zagato (9L) - -
15 May 21 Nby Newbury 10f GS 23yHc 9-5 5/10 Bay Bridge (16½L) 13/2 99 85
28 Mar 21 Don Doncaster 10f Gd 33yHc 9-7 1/5 Annandale (nk) 11/10F 91 102
29 Jan 21 Lin Lingfield (AW) 10f St 53yNv 9-9 1/6 Clay (3½L) 2/5F - 87
Verdict

Fastnet Crown, New Kingdom, Raiku, Shining Blue, Spangled Mac and SPIRIT OF LIGHT are all of interest.

Betting Forecast:

5/1 New Kingdom,

Bay Of Honour,

6/1 Spangled Mac,

7/1 Shining Blue,

Spirit Of Light,

8/1 Fastnet Crown,

9/1 Silent Film,

12/1 Major Partnership,

14/1 Raiku,

20/1 Edraak,

25/1 Coachello,

La Barrosa,

Story Of Light,

Zainhom,

Jumaira Bay,

50/1 Wirko

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