15:50 Sandown Sat 16 June 2018
Won a Chelmsford maiden on seasonal bow and just his second start, went well again there next time and might be worth forgiving tame Epsom effort on soft ground this month.
Career-best in winning Doncaster handicap (7f, good to firm) on the first of the month in nice style. Up in class and rated 10lb higher, capable of improving again.
Winner at Chester on final start year over 7f on good ground, should be capable of progressing now going handicapping, yard find winners hard to nail right now (1-44).
Three wins from eight starts, latest in Class 2 AW handicap at Newcastle over 6f in March. Rated 3lb higher now having perhaps failed to see out front-running tactics over 7f in sole outing since. May bounce back.
Better effort recently at Leicester over 6f, this trips looks more this things and interesting if building on that run.
Yet to win in 12 tries on turf and was well beaten at Ascot (1m, good to firm) and Sandown (1m, good). Only dropped 1lb for that and is likely to find this tough going once more.
C&D maiden winner in the autumn, didn't run badly on reappearance at Haydock last month. Hannon yard not firing many winners of late (3-82).
Last Year's Winner
|5||Burrishoole Abbey||3||8-10||20/1||Full Result|
|T: K R BurkeJ: M Harley|
Flavius Titus (15/8), Mutakatif (4/1), Mr Top Hat (11/2), Tadbir (11/2), Rum Runner (8/1), Zalshah (9/1), Myboyhenry (14/1)
- Rum Runner
- Flavius Titus
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