Monday's Result :
5.30 Kempton : Athassel @ 4/1 BOG 3rd at 3/1 Went left start mid-division, headway entering final 2f, soon switched right, effort inside final furlong, not quicken towards finish, beaten by less than a length.
Monday's pick goes in the...
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State Residence @ 10/3 BOG
6th on handicap debut LTO 25 days ago, but a little unlucky to be that far back after experiencing traffic problems and is interesting now he has been eased a couple of pounds.
Since the start of 2014, in Class 5/6 handicaps at odd of 5/2 to 15/2, jockey Josh Doyle has 12 winners from 54 rides (22.2% SR) for trainer David O'Meara recording level stakes profits of 21.4pts (+39.6% ROI) and of these 54 rides...
- 3yr olds are 7/18 (38.9%) for 29.4pts (+163.5%)
- in apprentice handicaps : 5/17 (29.4%) for 17.2pts (+100.9%)
- and on 3 yr olds in apprentice handicaps : 2/6 (33.3%) for 8.62pts (+143.6%)
Yet, despite this being only his second crack at a handicap and him being lowered a couple of pounds State Residence still finds himself at the head of the weights/official ratings here, but that's not necessarily a hindrance, as (and this isn't as complicated as in looks in text form!)...
...since 2010 / Southwell All-Weather / 6f to 1m4f / males aged 3 to 6 yrs old / ran 6 to 60 days ago / now top rated in a Class 5/6 race and priced shorter than 7/1 = 184/588 (31.3% SR) for 69pts (+11.7% ROI) profit, from which...
- those who ran in a hcp LTO : 133/434 (31%) for 66.4pts (+15.3%)
- those now running in a hcp : 127/423 (30%) for 65.7pts (+15.5%)
- those who last ran 21 to 60 days back : 75/223 (33.6%) for 52.4pts (+23.5%)
- and in apprentices' races : 13/33 (39.4%) for 32.2pts (+97.6%)
AND...those running in a handicap 21 to 60 after a handicap run last time out are 44/132 (33.3%) for 52.8pts (+40% ROI) with a 3/10 (30%) record in apprentice handicaps producing 8.4pts (+84%) profit.
...giving us...a 1pt win bet on State Residence @ 10/3 BOG which was offered by Bet365, Betfred & Totesport at 5.55pm on Monday. To see what your preferred bookie is offering, simply...
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P.S. all P/L returns quoted in the stats are to Betfair SP, as (i) I NEVER bet to ISP and neither should you and (ii) although inferior to the BOG odds we secure, BFSP is the nearest approximation I can give, so I actually expect to beat the returns quoted.