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    Too early to say for definite, but that looked a nothing pace in the Irish Guineas, imo.

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    Quote Originally Posted by EC1 View Post
    I'd ignore our 2000 guineas ...don't think the split field job suited Kingman...and make Kingman a short favourite
    I still wonder if Kingman was at his best that day, apart from falling out of the stalls. I said at the time, that [falling out of the stalls] and maybe going a shade early might have cost him a fair bit. But he was mightily good today.
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    2.50 Fontwell-Popaflora @ 3-1 [William Hill] BOG

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    2.15 Curragh

    Artic ew. Although hasn't shown much saw glimpses for me last 2 runs. His 2 wins been at the curragh and he'll love the ground. 25/1.

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    Noble Mission in the Tatts GC

    Always showed he has talent but had been very quirky, now in great form, Magician the obvious (and pretty much only) danger and probably a better horse but the ground should suit NM a lot more. 6/4+ decent.

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    Anyone got a cogent argument about the value of 2/1 about Olympic Glory.
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    Kelso 2.40 Discoverie 13/2 e/way

    I think this horse has been put away and plotted up for this race - His last race at Hexham in December has worked out well with the two in front of him both running well off 10lb+ higher marks. This race is being sponsored by the Coppola family and they also own this horse.

    They are also sponsoring the 3.10 and Have Solis running so will do a small e/way on Solis and a small e/way double, but Discoverie is the one I fancy.
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    Quote Originally Posted by archie View Post
    Anyone got a cogent argument about the value of 2/1 about Olympic Glory.
    if he can beat cirrus over 10 on soft, in france, he's a very good horse.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PlaceBacker View Post
    2.50 Fontwell-Popaflora @ 3-1 [William Hill] BOG

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    Quote Originally Posted by JamesRB View Post
    if he can beat cirrus over 10 on soft, in france, he's a very good horse.
    I think he is, just not good enough.
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    Don't think he stayed, myself.

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    Possibly although he looked beaten at a mile anyway. Maybe needs a longer straight than the first post at Longchamp.
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    Had a bit of the 8/1 about Frozen Over in the 16:45 Uttoxeter, in the hope it gets some reward for consistency.

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    Quote Originally Posted by archie View Post
    Possibly although he looked beaten at a mile anyway. Maybe needs a longer straight than the first post at Longchamp.
    Aye, but he was ridden more handily than normal.
    Just my take, but he needs to be kept away from Toronado, and today was a test for the POW. Doubt he'll take in any 10f races now though.

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    A really poor run by Frozen Over, could see it coming before the 3rd last. Oh well..........

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    Quote Originally Posted by PlaceBacker View Post
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    Nice one, pb

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