RIPON
5 June 2024
Wednesday 5th June

Newton Abbot Tips

14:10 14:40 15:10 15:40 16:10 16:40 17:15

Nottingham Tips

14:27 14:57 15:27 15:57 16:27 16:57

Curragh Tips

16:50 17:20 17:55 18:25 19:00 19:30 20:00 20:30

Kempton (AW) Tips

17:05 17:35 18:10 18:40 19:15 19:45 20:15 20:50

Ripon Tips

18:20 18:55 19:25 19:55 20:25 21:00
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  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 5f
  • Going: Good
Ripon
Runners
10

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Stalls
Stands' side

Weather
Partly cloudy

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(11)
Betweenthesticks silk
D
Betweenthesticks p
J: Callum Rodriguez
T: Jack Channon
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 7 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (29%)
His form has gone the wrong way but reduced mark reflects that; trainer is 2-5 at Ripon
3368-7
Age: 4
Weight: 9-9
OR: 67
Days: 11
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
25 May 24 Wdr Windsor 6f Gd 4Hc 8-10 7/13 Sixties Chic (4L) 22/1 70 69
22 Dec 23 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 5f St 4Hc 8-9 p 8/8 Petit Calvados (9½L) 7/1 73 53
25 Nov 23 Lin Lingfield (AW) 5f St 4Hc 9-5 p 6/9 The Thames Boatman (4½L) 5/1 75 70
30 Sep 23 Rip Ripon 5f Gd 4Hc 9-6 p 3/9 Strong Johnson (2½L) 10/1 75 76
9 Sep 23 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-6 p 3/9 Nelson Gay (½L) 9/2 75 81
21 Aug 23 Lin Lingfield 5f GF 4Hc 9-2 p 4/6 Girl Magic (3L) 4/1 77 75
2
(5)
Herakles silk
D
Herakles
J: Paul Mulrennan
T: Paul Midgley
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 7 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (29%)
Placed on last three starts; in-form trainer won this in 2021 and 2022; solid contender
166233
Age: 4
Weight: 9-8
OR: 66
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 May 24 Bev Beverley 5f GF 5Hc 9-3 3/10 Bella Kopella (1L) 5/1 66 73
22 Apr 24 Pon Pontefract 5f Sft 5Hc 9-6 3/8 Alafdhal (2¾L) 7/2 67 68
8 Apr 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 6Hc 9-9 2/11 Whisky McGonagall (hd) 4/1J 65 75
1 Mar 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-4 6/11 Gustav Graves (3L) 6/1 66 64
10 Feb 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 4Hc 8-4 6/12 Cover Up (3½L) 22/1 66 62
25 Jan 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 6Hc 9-9 1/7 Rory (nk) 7/1 63 73
3
(1)
Zuffolo silk
D
Zuffolo
J: Connor Beasley
T: Michael Dods
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Down to a dangerous mark but needs to produce more than he's managed this spring
9-5598
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 64
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 May 24 Bev Beverley 5f GF 5Hc 9-4 8/10 Bella Kopella (4L) 22/1 67 63
26 Apr 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-9 9/12 Let's Go Hugo (5¼L) 7/1 70 63
27 Jan 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-8 5/8 Hurt You Never (4½L) 8/1 71 64
8 Jan 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-6 5/11 The Caltonian (3L) 10/1 72 73
8 Dec 23 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St/Slw 5Hc 9-6 9/12 Pepsi Cat (7L) 10/1 72 58
10 Nov 23 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-9 1/11 Leodis Dream (nk) 14/1 70 78
4
(2)
Gis A Sub silk
Gis A Sub
J: Mark Winn 3
T: Paul Midgley
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 7 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (29%)
Continues to drop down the weights but he's not easy to fancy on recent evidence
7-8096
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 64
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 May 24 Don Doncaster 6f GF 4Hc 8-0 6/10 Tyke (5¼L) 8/1 67 63
10 May 24 Rip Ripon 6f Gd 4Hc 8-13 9/13 Havana Rum (5L) 20/1 70 67
3 Mar 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 6f St 4Hc 9-6 10/11 Sibyl Charm (4½L) 22/1 74 70
4 Feb 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 6f St 4Hc 9-0 8/12 Secret Guest (9¼L) 33/1 76 57
15 Sep 23 Chs Chester 7f GS 4Hc 9-7 p 7/11 Evocative Spark (9¼L) 12/1 78 66
19 Aug 23 Rip Ripon 8f GS 4Hc 9-11 9/12 Spirit Catcher (19L) 25/1 80 50
5
(10)
Brian The Snail silk
CD
D
Brian The Snail p
J: Paddy Bradley
T: Patrick Morris
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Won this in 2023; this 10yo races for first time since last September but isn't discounted
73871-
Age: 10
Weight: 9-5
OR: 63
Days: 273
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Sep 23 Bat Bath 5.5f GF 6Hc 9-8 p 1/11 Phoenix Glow (1¾L) 11/2 59 72
19 Aug 23 Nmk Newmarket (July) 6f Gd 4Hc 7-13 p 7/15 Silver Samurai (3¼L) 28/1 61 62
9 Aug 23 Bat Bath 5.5f GS 6Hc 9-1 p 8/12 Jenever (5¾L) 16/1 62 51
8 Jul 23 Crl Carlisle 6f GF 5Hc 9-1 p 3/12 Shallow Hal (½L) 8/1 62 67
30 Jun 23 Chs Chester 5f GS 5Hc 8-13 p 7/12 Ecclesiastical (8½L) 20/1 63 52
15 Jun 23 Hay Haydock 5f GF 4Hc 8-7 p 8/9 Riversway (9½L) 4/1 62 36
6
(3)
Refuge silk
D
Refuge t
J: Lewis Chalkley 7
T: Michael & David Easterby
D
6 x Distance Winner - Won 6 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Down the field on both runs this year; has won on third outing in each of last two seasons
350-00
Age: 7
Weight: 9-5
OR: 63
Days: 46
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Apr 24 Not Nottingham 5f Sft 6Hc 9-6 t 11/11 Mehmo (9¾L) 16/1 66 42
24 Mar 24 Don Doncaster 5f Sft 5Hc 8-12 t 10/11 Thornaby Pearl (11L) 33/1 68 43
21 Sep 23 Ayr Ayr 5f GS 5Hc 9-12 t 16/20 Aconcagua Mountain (7¾L) 22/1 70 55
1 Sep 23 Crl Carlisle 5f GF 5Hc 9-2 t 5/11 Jordan Electrics (2L) 40/1 72 74
14 Aug 23 Ham Hamilton 5f Sft 5Hc 9-9 t 3/4 Borough (4½L) 6/1 73 67
18 Jul 23 Not Nottingham 5f Sft 5Hc 9-5 t 9/11 May Blossom (9½L) 12/1 73 48
7
(9)
Saaheq silk
D
Saaheq p
J: Mia Nicholls 5
T: Adrian Nicholls
D
11 x Distance Winner - Won 11 times before at this distance
10yo who has shown some fair form on AW this spring and is an each-way possible
0-3358
Age: 10
Weight: 9-5
OR: 63
Days: 13
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 May 24 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 5f St 5Hc 8-12 p 8/9 Dark Side Prince (7½L) 9/2 64 48
26 Apr 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 5Hc 8-13 p 5/12 Let's Go Hugo (2½L) 8/1 65 68
29 Mar 24 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 5f St 6Hc 9-1 p 3/12 Dark Side Prince (¾L) 9/2 65 72
8 Mar 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 6Hc 9-4 p 3/11 Latin Five (1L) 25/1 65 72
3 Nov 23 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-1 p 10/10 Jenever (6½L) 16/1 67 58
27 Sep 23 Red Redcar 5f GF 5Hc 9-4 p 9/11 J R Cavagin (10L) 5/1 69 44
9
(6)
Spanish Angel silk
D
Spanish Angel
J: James Sullivan
T: Ruth Carr
D
5 x Distance Winner - Won 5 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 27 in the last 14 days (4%)
Below par a fortnight ago but in good form previously and no surprise if he bounces back
743125
Age: 7
Weight: 8-12
OR: 56
Days: 13
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 May 24 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-8 5/9 Dark Side Prince (4½L) 11/1 69 63
10 May 24 Not Nottingham 5f Gd 6Hc 9-4 2/10 Yazaman (2L) 15/2 55 61
1 May 24 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 5f St 6Hc 9-7 1/7 Granny B (2¼L) 4/1C 60 73
4 Apr 24 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 5f St 6Hc 9-10 3/10 Aces Wild (2¼L) 100/30 61 64
15 Mar 24 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 5f St 6Hc 9-8 4/6 Thismydream (2½L) 11/4 63 66
26 Feb 24 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-6 7/10 Gustav Graves (3L) 25/1 65 64
10
(4)
Ernest Rutherford silk
D
Ernest Rutherford tb 1
J: Duran Fentiman
T: Tim Easterby
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Couple of hints of promise this year but poor strike-rate and others are more compelling
0-4067
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
OR: 52
Days: 6
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 May 24 Rip Ripon 6f Sft 6Hc 9-6 tp 7/10 Run This Way (9¾L) 7/1 52 34
13 May 24 Cat Catterick 5f Gd 6Hc 9-8 tp 6/13 Sherdil (3½L) 13/2 54 51
26 Apr 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 5Hc 8-9 tp 11/12 Let's Go Hugo (6½L) 13/2 56 45
9 Apr 24 Sth Southwell (AW) 5f St 5Hc 8-12 tp 4/6 Leodis Dream (3L) 14/1 58 57
3 Nov 23 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 5Hc 9-2 tp 10/10 Paddy's Day (7L) 14/1 61 49
10 Oct 23 Lei Leicester 5f GS 4Hc 8-6 tp 7/11 Rambuso Creek (4½L) 40/1 63 57
11
(8)
Street Life silk
D
BF
Street Life p
J: Aiden Brookes 5
T: Patrick Morris
D
8 x Distance Winner - Won 8 times before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Two AW wins early this year; returns from a break and is not ruled out
316572
Age: 7
Weight: 8-5
OR: 49
Days: 83
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Mar 24 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 5f St 6 9-6 p 2/7 Stroxx (hd) 9/4F 48 55
27 Feb 24 Sth Southwell (AW) 5f St 6 9-2 v 7/11 Trulie Good (5¼L) 11/4F 50 40
20 Feb 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 6 9-9 v 5/8 Golden Rainbow (2¼L) 7/2 50 48
4 Feb 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 6Hc 8-13 v 6/12 Bonito Cavalo (4¼L) 8/1 54 51
2 Feb 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 6 8-9 v 1/12 Rockley Point (nk) 4/1 50 55
25 Jan 24 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 5f St 6Hc 8-3 v 3/7 Herakles (1¾L) 16/1 50 53
8
(7)
Speedacus silk
D
Speedacus
T: John Butler
D
5 x Distance Winner - Won 5 times before at this distance
800088
Age: 5
Weight: 9-4
OR: 62
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 May 24 Not Nottingham 6f Gd 5Hc 9-4 8/10 Ray Vonn (7¾L) 66/1 65 50
22 Apr 24 Pon Pontefract 5f Sft 5Hc 9-9 v 8/8 Alafdhal (25L) 20/1 70 -
13 Apr 24 Yar Yarmouth 5f GF 4Hc 9-3 10/10 Kuwait City (8¾L) 50/1 72 50
3 Apr 24 Cat Catterick 6f Hy 5Hc 9-7 10/10 Trilby (39L) 11/1 73 -
23 Feb 24 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 5f St 4Hc 9-4 10/10 Bang On The Bell (14½L) 80/1 73 32
13 Jan 24 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 6f St 5Hc 9-6 8/9 Bright (12½L) 80/1 75 44
Verdict

Paul Midgley won this in 2021 and 2022 and the in-form HERAKLES is the selection. Betweenthesticks is second choice.

Verdict silk image
Herakles

Betting Forecast:

7/2 Herakles,

4/1 Betweenthesticks,

5/1 Brian The Snail,

9/1 Gis A Sub,

Saaheq,

Spanish Angel,

Street Life,

11/1 Ernest Rutherford,

14/1 Zuffolo,

16/1 Refuge,

25/1 Speedacus

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