Whitsbury Manor Stud British Ebf Restricted Novice Stakes (Qualifier) (4) Class 4

  • Distance: 5f
  • Age: 2yo
  • Runners: 12
  • Prize: £10,000
The Woodway 20 silk
No. 9 Draw 10

Invincible Army gelding. 3/1, fifth of 9 in maiden at Chepstow (5.1f, good to firm) on debut 11 days ago, not knocked about. Open to improvement.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
16/05/23 Chepstow 5/9 Charles Bishop Flat 5f 16y Gd/Frm 9st 7lbs
J Palmer-Brown & Partner 2 silk
No. 7 Draw 3

Foaled March 27. £22,000 yearling, Soldier's Call colt. Dam, 7f-1½m winner, half-sister to useful 1m winner Barys. Makes plenty of appeal on paper.

Mr Noel O'Callaghan silk
No. 11 Draw 1

Kodiac filly. Promising individual. 9/2, bred to make a speedy juvenile and showed ability when fourth of 11 in maiden at Wolverhampton (5.1f) on debut 12 days ago. Should improve.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
15/05/23 Wolverhampton 4/11 John Fahy Flat 5f 21y Slow 9st 2lbs
Mr Michael Geoghegan silk
No. 2 Draw 7

Foaled February 12. 14,000 gns foal, €70,000 yearling, Havana Grey colt. Dam, 6f-7f winner who stayed 9.5f, half-sister to smart winner up to 1½m Snoano. Worth market check on debut.

SYPS (UK) Ltd & Partner silk
No. 4 Draw 5

Soldier's Call colt. 11/1, shaped better than result when fifth of 13 in minor event at Goodwood (5f, good to soft) on debut 22 days ago, making headway when forced wide from 2f out. Open to progress.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
05/05/23 Goodwood 5/13 David Probert Flat 5f Gd/Sft 9st 7lbs
Victorious Racing & Fawzi Nass silk
No. 5 Draw 4

Foaled January 22. €15,500 foal, £28,000 yearling, Dandy Man gelding. Dam, maiden (stayed 6f), half-sister to smart winner up to 7f Kiyoshi.

Mr & Mrs K. Finch silk
No. 12 Draw 11

Land Force filly. 150/1, showed only greenness when seventh of 8 in minor event at Kempton (5f) on debut 17 days ago. Hard to fancy on that effort.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
10/05/23 Kempton Park 7/8 Rhys Clutterbuck Flat 5f Slow 9st 0lbs
HM The King & HM The Queen silk
No. 1 Draw 8

Foaled March 6. Land Force colt. 7/2, overcame inexperience when won 3-runner maiden at Nottingham (5f, heavy) on debut 15 days ago, drawing clear last ½f. Likely to improve.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
12/05/23 Nottingham 1/3 Rob Hornby Flat 5f 8y Heavy 9st 7lbs
Red Post Racing silk
No. 6 Draw 6

Foaled February 21. 35,000 gns yearling, Dandy Man colt. Half-brother to winner abroad by Camacho. Dam, runner up at 9.5f, half-sister to smart winner up to 6f Irish Field. Wears cheekpieces.

The Gredley Family silk
No. 10 Draw 9

Foaled May 2. €50,000 yearling, 62,000 gns 2-y-o, Mehmas filly. Half-sister to 3 winners, including useful 11f-15f winner Durlindana and 1¼m winner Dabbous. Dam 8.6f winner who stayed 1½m. Mixed bag on pedigree and market should prove good guide.

Primavera silk
No. 3 Draw 12

Foaled February 17. €18,000 foal, €62,000 yearling, £50,000 2-y-o. Soldier's Call colt., Half-brother to 1m winner (stays 1½m) Mutadaawel (by Invincible Spirit) and 6f winner Autumn Angel (by Dark Angel): Dam, 6f winner. One of the more interesting newcomers on paper.