MUSSELBURGH
30 March 2024
Saturday 30th March

ITV Racing Tips

13:50 14:05 14:25 14:40 15:15 15:30

Cork Tips

13:15 13:45 14:20 14:55 15:30 16:05 16:40 17:15

Haydock Tips

13:30 14:05 14:40 15:15 15:50 16:25 17:00

Carlisle Tips

13:55 14:30 15:05 15:40 16:15 16:50 17:25

Fairyhouse Tips

14:10 14:45 15:20 15:55 16:30 17:05 17:40

Wolverhampton (AW) Tips

17:30 18:00 18:30 19:00 19:30 20:00 20:30
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Virgin Bet Queen's Cup (Heritage Handicap) (Class 2) Racecard

  • Channel: ITV
  • Distance: 1m 5f 216y
  • Going: Abandoned
Musselburgh
Runners
14

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Stalls
Inside

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(8)
Metier silk
Metier t
J: Daniel Tudhope
T: Harry Fry
Second in this race last year and won the 2m2f Chester Cup on soft next time; one to note
/8217-
Age: 8
Weight: 9-12
OR: 101
Days: 153
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Mar 24 San Sandown 16f Sft 2HcH 12-0 t 10/16 Go Dante (24L) 28/1 139 119
29 Oct 23 Lon Longchamp 15.5f Hy G1 9-4 t 7/11 Double Major (19½L) 10/1 - 92
12 May 23 Chs Chester 18.5f Sft 2Hc 9-1 t 1/16 Zoffee (nk) 5/1 97 108
8 Apr 23 Mus Musselburgh 14f GS 2Hc 9-1 t 2/14 Wise Eagle (½L) 8/1 94 103
11 Mar 23 San Sandown 16f Hy HcHG3 12-0 t PU/16 Iceo () 12/1 143 -
8 Feb 23 Kem Kempton (AW) 16f St/Slw 2 9-7 t 8/8 Earl Of Tyrone (5¾L) 13/2 94 92
2
(3)
Tritonic silk
Tritonic
J: Callum Hutchinson 3
T: Alan King
Third of 19 at Royal Ascot (2m4f) last June is easily the pick of his last six Flat starts
03040-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-8
OR: 97
Days: 168
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 23 Chl Cheltenham 20.5f Sft 2NvCh 11-9 5/6 Ginny's Destiny (18½L) 22/1 138 134
23 Nov 23 Wcn Wincanton 15.5f Sft 3NvHcCh 11-10 1/4 Beau Balko (4¾L) 4/1 134 140
14 Oct 23 Nmk Newmarket 18f Sft 2Hc 9-7 13/31 The Shunter (15L) 28/1 100 93
9 Sep 23 Hay Haydock 14f Gd 2Hc 9-7 4/14 Post Impressionist (8L) 14/1 100 100
4 Aug 23 Goo Goodwood 20.5f Sft 2Hc 9-10 14/17 Temporize (64L) 9/1 101 47
20 Jun 23 Asc Ascot 20f Gd 2Hc 9-12 3/19 Ahorsewithnoname (2½L) 20/1 100 108
3
(13)
Chillingham silk
Chillingham h
J: Callum Rodriguez
T: Edward Bethell
Has an excellent record (112) on soft, so has a shout if he does not race too freely
42492-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-8
OR: 97
Days: 128
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Nov 23 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 14f St 2Hc 10-1 ht 2/10 Prydwen (½L) 4/1 96 104
11 Nov 23 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 12.5f St 2Hc 9-9 ht1 9/13 Onesmoothoperator (5L) 6/1 98 99
25 Aug 23 Ham Hamilton 12f GS 2Hc 9-12 h 4/14 Postileo (6¼L) 7/2J 99 103
22 Jul 23 Rip Ripon 12f Sft 2Hc 10-0 h 2/7 Mr Curiosity (hd) 5/6F 97 105
20 Jun 23 Asc Ascot 14f Gd 2Hc 9-4 h 4/16 Vauban (11L) 11/1 97 99
22 Apr 23 Thi Thirsk 12f Sft 3Hc 9-6 h 1/11 Zimmerman (2L) 9/4F 90 103
4
(2)
Berkshire Rocco silk
D
Berkshire Rocco p
J: David Probert
T: Andrew Balding
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 5 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (25%)
Fifth in the Ebor last August; a case can be made, including on soft
04254-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-7
OR: 96
Days: 197
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Sep 23 Sal Salisbury 14f GF 2 9-11 v 4/4 Trawlerman (26L) 5/2 97 83
26 Aug 23 Yor York 14f GF 2Hc 8-9 v1 5/22 Absurde (2½L) 28/1 95 102
12 Aug 23 Asc Ascot 16f GS 2Hc 9-9 p 2/10 The Very Man (3¼L) 6/1 95 103
14 Jul 23 Nmk Newmarket (July) 14f Gd 2Hc 9-5 p 4/8 Live Your Dream (6½L) 15/2 97 98
1 Jul 23 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 16.5f St/Slw 2Hc 9-4 p 11/19 Calling The Wind (7L) 28/1 99 97
20 Jun 23 Asc Ascot 14f Gd 2Hc 9-6 p 10/16 Vauban (17L) 25/1 99 93
5
(10)
Manu Et Corde silk
Manu Et Corde t 1
J: Paul Mulrennan
T: Iain Jardine
Ex-Jim Bolger; bought for 70,000gns in October 2022 and this is his first run since
38500/
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 94
Days: 524
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Oct 22 Cur Curragh 16f Sft/Hy G3 9-1 11/12 Emily Dickinson (33L) 100/1 99 68
11 Sep 22 Cur Curragh 14f Y G1 9-2 eb1 11/11 Kyprios (38L) 150/1 100 69
11 Aug 22 Leo Leopardstown 14f Gd 3yL 9-7 h1 5/5 Point King (7¼L) 12/1 101 94
4 Aug 22 Leo Leopardstown 12f Gd G3 8-13 8/8 Gear Up (12½L) 28/1 101 95
22 Jul 22 Dro Down Royal 14f Gd L 8-12 3/6 Perotan (3¼L) 4/1 101 101
24 Jun 22 Cur Curragh 14f Gd G2 8-10 5/7 Camorra (9½L) 13/2 101 96
6
(5)
Struth silk
Struth p
J: Jason Hart
T: Charlie Johnston
Gelded since final 3yo start; has rather a mixed record but is one to consider
20442-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-5
OR: 96
Days: 140
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Nov 23 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 12.5f St 2Hc 9-0 p 2/13 Onesmoothoperator (nk) 14/1 94 103
13 Oct 23 Nmk Newmarket 12f Sft 23yHc 9-2 p 4/10 Alsakib (11L) 16/1 95 91
9 Sep 23 Asc Ascot 12f GF 23yHc 9-4 p 4/9 Alsakib (11½L) 12/1 97 95
25 Aug 23 Ham Hamilton 12f GS 2Hc 9-2 p 10/14 Postileo (21L) 11/2 98 77
12 Aug 23 Asc Ascot 12f GS 33yHc 10-1 p1 2/10 Regal Empire (hd) 11/1 94 102
2 Aug 23 Goo Goodwood 12f Sft 23yHc 9-8 6/11 The Goat (18L) 10/1 95 87
7
(7)
Emiyn silk
D
Emiyn
J: Zak Wheatley 5
T: Declan Carroll
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Best known front-running at Chester; goes well in the mud; fifth in this on 2023 return
71720-
Age: 7
Weight: 9-3
OR: 92
Days: 168
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 23 Nmk Newmarket 18f Sft 2Hc 8-8 18/31 The Shunter (23L) 40/1 92 77
30 Sep 23 Chs Chester 18.5f Sft 2Hc 8-8 2/9 Tashkhan (1L) 9/2 92 97
4 Aug 23 Goo Goodwood 20.5f Sft 2Hc 8-10 7/17 Temporize (12½L) 18/1 92 89
15 Jul 23 Chs Chester 14.5f Sft 4Hc 9-13 1/10 It's Good To Laugh (1¾L) 9/2 87 95
24 Jun 23 Ayr Ayr 13f Gd 2Hc 8-7 7/11 Kihavah (4L) 17/2 88 89
12 May 23 Chs Chester 18.5f Sft 2Hc 8-7 7/16 Metier (4¼L) 9/1 89 94
8
(9)
Sweet Fantasy silk
Sweet Fantasy
J: Aidan Keeley 3
T: James Owen
Two 1m4f soft-ground wins last summer and 2-2 for new yard over hurdles; considered
03117-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
OR: 87
Days: 189
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Mar 24 Cat Catterick 15.5f Sft 4NvHM 11-0 1/6 Lily Du Berlais (17L) 3/1 - 126
22 Jan 24 Plu Plumpton 16f Sft 4NvHM 11-2 1/10 Villainess (½L) 11/4 - 105
23 Sep 23 Yor York 12f GS 4Hc 10-4 p 7/9 Two Brothers (30L) 4/1 87 49
3 Aug 23 Eps Epsom 12f Sft 5Hc 10-2 p 1/6 Haarar (2¾L) 5/4F 82 92
26 Jul 23 Lei Leicester 12f Sft 5HcF 10-4 p 1/7 Edwina Sheeran (2¼L) 16/5F 77 90
6 Jul 23 Hay Haydock 11.5f Gd 5HcF 9-11 p 3/10 Typical Woman (1¾L) 9/2 77 80
9
(12)
Capital Theory silk
Capital Theory
J: Franny Norton
T: Charlie Johnston
1m5f win at Ayr last September; probably acts on soft; needs to resume with a career best
16337-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-11
OR: 86
Days: 128
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Nov 23 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 14f St 2Hc 9-6 7/10 Prydwen (6L) 11/2 87 87
15 Nov 23 Kem Kempton (AW) 12f St/Slw 3Hc 9-7 3/14 Savvy Knight (2L) 9/2J 87 92
6 Nov 23 Kem Kempton (AW) 11f St/Slw 2Hc 9-0 3/12 Max Mayhem (1¼L) 6/1 87 93
17 Oct 23 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 12.5f St 2Hc 8-13 6/12 Blanchland (5½L) 11/1 88 86
23 Sep 23 Ayr Ayr 13f GS 3Hc 9-5 1/9 Greysful Storm (2L) 12/1 84 92
25 Aug 23 Yor York 12f GF 2Hc 9-3 13/14 Marhaba The Champ (21L) 50/1 86 59
10
(1)
Evaluation silk
C
D
Evaluation t
J: Ryan Sexton
T: Lucinda Russell
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Running respectably; edging down the weights; sole run on softer than good was in 2021
/45-59
Age: 6
Weight: 8-11
OR: 86
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Feb 24 Sth Southwell (AW) 16.5f St 3Hc 10-0 t 9/13 Spartan Army (5¾L) 18/1 88 90
1 Jan 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 16.5f St 2Hc 8-6 5/11 Zealandia (7½L) 17/2 89 90
6 Dec 23 Kem Kempton (AW) 16f St/Slw 2Hc 8-12 5/14 Duke Of Oxford (4¼L) 6/1 89 92
8 Nov 23 Kem Kempton (AW) 16f St/Slw 2Hc 9-2 4/8 Sir Chauvelin (1½L) 9/1 90 94
16 Nov 22 Kem Kempton (AW) 16f St/Slw 2Hc 8-13 t 8/8 Rainbow Dreamer (18L) 11/2 93 79
8 Oct 22 Nmk Newmarket 18f Gd 2Hc 8-11 t 12/21 Run For Oscar (11L) 14/1 90 90
11
(4)
Faylaq silk
Faylaq
J: Amie Waugh 5
T: Jim Goldie
Recent return was far from his only eyecatching run and there's been no win since 2019
3306-4
Age: 8
Weight: 8-8
OR: 83
Days: 15
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Mar 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 10f St 4Hc 9-4 4/10 Loyal Touch (1½L) 6/1 83 87
28 Oct 23 Don Doncaster 10f Hy 2Hc 8-4 6/6 Certain Lad (7½L) 6/1 86 78
30 Sep 23 Nmk Newmarket 9f GF 2Hc 8-0 12/34 Astro King (4L) 50/1 86 86
7 Sep 23 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 14f St 3Hc 9-8 3/11 Diamond Bay (3L) 9/2 86 89
25 Aug 23 Ham Hamilton 12f GS 2Hc 8-13 3/14 Postileo (4¼L) 12/1 86 93
15 Jul 23 Yor York 10.5f GS 2Hc 8-2 12/18 Pride Of America (11½L) 18/1 86 72
12
(6)
Ravenscraig Castle silk
Ravenscraig Castle tp 1
J: Cam Hardie
T: Iain Jardine
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (0%)
Last win was in July 2021; has less to prove than a lot of these given the trip/ground
2239-6
Age: 6
Weight: 8-8
OR: 83
Days: 15
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Mar 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 10f St 4Hc 9-7 t 6/10 Loyal Touch (6¼L) 5/1 83 78
25 Aug 23 Yor York 12f GF 2Hc 9-1 tv 9/14 Marhaba The Champ (7L) 28/1 84 82
5 Aug 23 Ham Hamilton 13f Hy 4Hc 10-1 tv 3/7 Two Auld Pals (3¾L) 9/4J 84 89
21 Jul 23 Hay Haydock 14f GS 4Hc 9-7 tv 2/7 Quantum Leap (1¼L) 2/1F 83 89
10 Jul 23 Ayr Ayr 13f Sft 3Hc 8-11 tv1 2/6 Geremia (nk) 5/2 83 90
28 Jun 23 Crl Carlisle 11f Sft 4Hc 9-6 t1 2/14 Two Brothers (nk) 7/1 79 89
13
(14)
Hope You Can Run silk
Hope You Can Run p
J: Andrew Breslin 3
T: Charlie Johnston
Final 3yo start was 1m4f win; sold for 16,000gns (same stable) in October and was gelded
53321-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 85
Days: 248
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Jul 23 Cat Catterick 12f Gd 4Hc 9-9 p 1/6 Feud (2L) 11/4 82 91
15 Jul 23 Nmk Newmarket (July) 12f GS 3Hc 8-9 p 2/6 Davideo (1L) 8/1 81 88
4 Jul 23 Ham Hamilton 12f GS 4Hc 9-2 v1 3/5 Beraz (3¾L) 7/2 83 86
3 Jun 23 Don Doncaster 14.5f Gd 23yHc 8-10 p 3/8 Saint George (5½L) 10/1 83 84
18 May 23 Yor York 12f GF 33yHc 8-12 p1 5/11 Chesspiece (3L) 33/1 84 86
28 Apr 23 Don Doncaster 10f Sft 43yHc 9-9 5/6 Wonder Legend (9½L) 8/1 85 81
14
(11)
Yorkindness silk
C
Yorkindness
J: Joe Fanning
T: Charlie Johnston
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Five wins over 2m1f/2m in June-September during a busy 2023, the latest at this track
13114-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
OR: 83
Days: 182
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Sep 23 Chs Chester 18.5f Sft 2Hc 8-4 4/9 Tashkhan (9L) 7/1 83 79
17 Sep 23 Mus Musselburgh 16f GS 4Hc 9-12 1/5 It's Good To Laugh (¾L) 15/8F 81 87
10 Sep 23 Yor York 16.5f Gd 4Hc 9-9 1/3 Gibside (8L) 11/10F 76 80
30 Aug 23 Mus Musselburgh 18f GF 4Hc 9-3 3/5 Baez (1½L) 100/30 76 82
20 Aug 23 Pon Pontefract 17f GF 5Hc 9-13 1/7 Miss Cynthia (1½L) 7/4 71 82
9 Aug 23 Pon Pontefract 17f Gd 4Hc 9-8 1/8 El Borracho (½L) 5/2F 68 77
Verdict

Slight preference is for STRUTH ahead of Sweet Fantasy, Metier and Chillingham.

Verdict silk image
Struth

Betting Forecast:

4/1 Chillingham,

11/2 Metier,

6/1 Struth,

Sweet Fantasy,

7/1 Berkshire Rocco,

12/1 Hope You Can Run,

14/1 Tritonic,

Yorkindness,

16/1 Emiyn,

Capital Theory,

20/1 Evaluation,

25/1 Faylaq,

Ravenscraig Castle,

33/1 Manu Et Corde

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