Matchbook’s Daniel Hussey is on-hand to summarise all the podcast selections from Tom Stanley, Adele Mulrennan and Charlie Poste ahead of the Doncaster St Leger Festival.
A busy week’s racing and an even busier week for the Matchbook podcast feed!
Tom, Adele and Charlie were in flying form previewing Day 2 and 3 of the Doncaster St Leger Festival.
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13:25 Friday – Cazoo Mallard Handicap
Open race this. Charlie likes Inchicore (8.0) with Ryan Moore booked. Mahrajaan (6.0) for Tom and Adele who agree once again.
- Tom – Mahrajaan 6.0
- Adele – Mahrajaan 6.0
- Charlie – Inchicore 8.0 (w/p)
14:00 Friday – Cazoo Flying Scotsman Stakes
Team steam for the guys here as they all make Nostrum a bet at 1.7 at the time of recording (but is getting shorter!).
- Tom – Nostrum 1.7
- Adele – Nostrum 1.7
- Charlie – Nostrum 1.7
14:35 Friday – Wainwright Flying Childers Stakes (Group 2)
The guys have this race between Trillium (3.75) and Platinum Queen (2.75). Adele likes the latter and thinks she’s the right favourite, while Tom and Charlie are with the former and looking to take on Adele.
- Tom – Trillium 3.75
- Adele – Platinum Queen 2.75
- Charlie – Trillium 3.75
15:10 Friday – Doncaster Cup Stakes (Group 2)
Surely we FINALLY get to see Trueshan! 1.54 at the time of recording, and that’s fine for Adele and Tom, who are both going with him. While Charlie agrees he’s the most likely winner, at the prices, he’s willing to chance Get Shirty (8.25) as a win and place option.
- Tom – Trueshan 1.54
- Adele –Trueshan 1.54
- Charlie – Get Shirty 8.25 (w/p)
15:45 Friday – Cazoo Handicap
Three different plays here at double-figure prices, with Tom liking Bellosa (17.0). Adele is chancing Fools Rush In (13.0) while Charlie is with the biggest price of the lot with Ratea (26.0).
- Tom – Bellosa 17.0
- Adele – Fools Rush In 13.0
- Charlie – Ratea 26.0 (w/p)
Best Friday Lays
- Tom – Lay The Platinum Queen 2.75 or less
- Adele – Place lay Tanmaawy
- Charlie – Lay The Platinum Queen 2.75 or less
Best Friday Bets (£25 Charity Bets for Racing Welfare)
- Tom – Trillium 3.75 (14:35)
- Adele – Nostrum 1.7 (14:00)
- Charlie – Trillium 3.75 (14:35)
13:25 Thursday – ‘Carrie Red’ Fillies’ Nursery Handicap
Charlie sits our opener out. Bonny Angel at 4.3 is the play for Tom Stanley, while Adele Mulrennan likes the slightly bigger-priced Misty Blues (5.6).
- Tom – Bonny Angel 4.3
- Adele – Misty Blues 5.6
- Charlie – No bet
14:00 Thursday – Weatherbys Scientific £300,000 2-Y-O Stakes
Despite favourites having a poor record in the race, Adele and Tom find it hard to be against Cold Case (3.65). Tom is also putting up Once More For Luck (55.0) as a small win/place bet.
- Tom – Cold Case 3.65 & Once More For Luck 55.0
- Adele – Cold Case 3.65
- Charlie – Galeron 19.0 (w/p)
14:35 Thursday – Cazoo May Hill Stakes
Tom was very impressed with Dance In The Grass (2.48) in the paddock last time out and is sticking with her in this. Adele agrees, saying she’s shown her form and is a safe bet. Charlie is with Novakai (8.8), who is willing to forgive her below-par run last time.
- Tom – Dance In The Grass 2.48
- Adele – Dance in the Grass 2.48
- Charlie – Novakai 8.8 (w/p)
15:10 Thursday – Cazoo Park Hill Fillies’ Stakes (Group 2)
At this price, Adele and Charlie are with last year’s third Yesyes (4.6), who ran well in her return at Goodwood. Soft ground should be fine.
- Tom – No bet
- Adele – Yesyes 4.6
- Charlie – Yesyes 4.6
15:45 Thursday – Cazoo Handicap
Tom is with Harrow (14.0) who has been gelded. Adele found this race tricky but is with Admiral D at 9.0.
- Tom – Harrow 14.0
- Adele – Admiral D 9.0
- Charlie – Zainalarab 2.92
Best Thursday Lays
- Tom – No lay
- Adele – Lay Zainalarab at 2.92 or less
- Charlie – Lay Eshadaa at 2.25 or less (15:10)
Best Thursday Bets (£25 Charity Bets for Racing Welfare)
- Tom – Dance In The Grass 2.48 (14:35)
- Adele – Admiral D 9.0 (15:45)
- Charlie – Zainalarab 2.92 (15:45)
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