18:20 Lingfield

Thursday 5 September 2019

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Class 5  |   2m 68y  |   Good to Firm (Firm in Places)  |   6 Runners  |   Turf
Off time: 18:20  |   Winning time: 3m 33.19s
Weighed In
1
(1)
Age: 6|  Weight: 10-0  |  J: David Egan |  T: M R Channon|  OR: 72|  D
9/2

Struggled on last two starts including when fifth over 2m at Newmarket (good-to-firm) last time out. Races off a mark 1lb lower than for his latest success.

2
(4)
Age: 6|  Weight: 9-12  |  J: Hector Crouch |  T: G L Moore|  OR: 70|  D
13/2

Beaten 10½L when finishing third in a 1m6f handicap at Goodwood (good) recently. Step up in trip no issue and is one to note in this contest.

3
(3)
Age: 8|  Weight: 9-10  |  J: Marco Ghiani |  T: George Boughey|  OR: 68|  D
11/4

Impressive 13L winner of a 2m1f handicap at Bath (good-to-firm) last week. Raised 7lb for that victory and looks likely to play a leading role once more.

4
(2)
Age: 7|  Weight: 9-6  |  J: S M Levey |  T: M J Attwater|  OR: 64|  D
25/1

Well beaten in six starts on the Flat and over hurdles so far in 2019. Changed yards since suffering a heavy defeat in a handicap hurdle at Bangor (2m7f, good-to-soft) in June.

5
(6)
Age: 3|  Weight: 9-4  |  J: Jason Hart |  T: M Johnston|  OR: 73|  BF
5/4

Impressive 6L winner over 1m6f at Redcar (good) last month. Beaten favourite on two subsequent starts and is interesting stepping up in distance.

6
(5)
Age: 3|  Weight: 8-12  |  J: Cameron Noble |  T: David Loughnane|  OR: 67
11/1

16 race maiden has finished held on all three starts since finishing 1½L second over 1m4f at Galway (good) early last month. Probably best watched at present.

Betting

Forecast

Anyonecanhaveitall (5/4), Cotton Club (11/4), October Storm (9/2), Age Of Wisdom (13/2), Fayetta (11/1), The Way You Dance (25/1)

Verdict
COTTON CLUB impressed in winning by a wide margin last time out and he can follow up with victory in this small field staying handicap. The selection can see off his rivals here with Age Of Wisdom who was in good form earlier this year taken to claim second spot ahead of top weight October Storm who has won off a slightly higher mark in the past.
  1. Cotton Club
  2. Age Of Wisdom
  3. October Storm
Prize Money
1st: £3,429.002nd: £1,020.003rd: £510.004th: £300.005th: £300.006th: £300.007th: £300.008th: £300.00

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