Le Lion D'angers 07 July 2020

Going: Soft
Draw Advantage: None

Instructions

1

16:22 Le Lion D'angers (France) (3YO only)

Montriou Hurdle

2m 1f 87y

Winner €13,860 - 6 ran

No.
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1
1
i

Rochepot 31

che g Balko - Marsanay (Astarabad)

Has won at this Distance
D
3 10-12
 - 

3L winner on debut at Lyon-Parilly. Considered despite penalty.

3L winner on debut at Lyon-Parilly. Considered despite penalty.

Rochepot historical data/form
2
F-4
i

Hystery Bere 45

bay g Pedro The Great - Mysteryonthebounty (Mystery Storm)

3 10-10
 - 

Has plenty of experience but looks to face a tough task.

Has plenty of experience but looks to face a tough task.

Hystery Bere historical data/form
3
F4
i

Saint Ex 22

bay g Saint Des Saints - Holystorm (Limnos)

3 10-10
 - 

Faller on debut but better effort when fourth at Clairefontaine. Likely contender.

Faller on debut but better effort when fourth at Clairefontaine. Likely contender.

Saint Ex historical data/form
4
34
i

Faldex 28

bay g Falco - Laydex Du Frene (Layman)

3 10-10
 - 

Placed in two of three starts. Consistent but more needed.

Placed in two of three starts. Consistent but more needed.

Faldex historical data/form
5
43
i

Blackiron 25

bay g Olympic Glory - Casta Diva (Shafaraz)

3 10-10
 - 

Found a place second time up in similar contest. Can make the frame again.

Found a place second time up in similar contest. Can make the frame again.

Blackiron historical data/form
6
F
i

Dance With Devils 22

che f Linda's Lad - La Boissiere (Trempolino)

3 10-5
 - 

Beaten a neck first time at Pau. Fell next time but worth another chance.

Beaten a neck first time at Pau. Fell next time but worth another chance.

Dance With Devils historical data/form

SAINT EX (3) fell on debut but shaped well when fourth at Clairefontaine next time. Makes for plenty of appeal with a clear round of jumping. DANCE WITH DEVILS (6) was narrowly denied on debut at Pau before falling at Clairefontaine. Can be given another chance. BLACKIRON (5) has finished around the placings on both runs so far and won't be far away again. ROCHEPOT (1) delivered a comfortable success at Lyon-Parilly and may follow up.

2

16:57 Le Lion D'angers (France) (4YO plus)

Bernard Leroyer Handicap

6f 211y

Winner €9,449 - 13 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (11)
1539-37
i

O'goshi 22

bay g Kentucky Dynamite - Hier Deja (Neverneyev)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
6 9-10
72

Behind some of these rivals in June. Hard to reverse form.

Behind some of these rivals in June. Hard to reverse form.

O'goshi historical data/form
2 (7)
09-2681
i

Dream Life 22

bay f Authorized - Tender Night (Elusive Quality)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
4 9-8 b1
70

Successful over this distance recently. Should go close with claim received.

Successful over this distance recently. Should go close with claim received.

Dream Life historical data/form
3 (8)
1-50007
i

Woodmax (GER) 26

bay g Maxios - Waldtraut (Oasis dream)

Has won at this Distance
D
5 9-8 v1
70

Drops in journey having been beaten 6L at Compiegne.

Drops in journey having been beaten 6L at Compiegne.

Woodmax historical data/form
4 (13)
0/0-1300
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Senepark 22

al g Soul City - Senetosa (Almutawakel)

6 9-8
70

Disappointing since a win in March. Needs to bounce back.

Disappointing since a win in March. Needs to bounce back.

Senepark historical data/form
5 (4)
764477-
i

As Tonic 309

bay g Roderic O'connor - Tonic Star (Enrique)

4 9-8
70

Off the track since September. Down in class on his return.

Off the track since September. Down in class on his return.

As Tonic historical data/form
6 (2)
3-79055
i

Ostia 22

gre f Sommerabend - Giraldina (Xaar)

4 9-5 b
67

Missed the frame at this course last time. Will need to improve.

Missed the frame at this course last time. Will need to improve.

Ostia historical data/form
7 (12)
215411
i

Gaetano Donizetti (IRE) 22

bay c Makfi - Galipette (Green Desert)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
7 9-3
65

Won two in a row including course and distance last time. Up in grade but respected.

Won two in a row including course and distance last time. Up in grade but respected.

Gaetano Donizetti historical data/form
8 (10)
51625-0
i

Hot Spot (IRE) 152

bay g Siyouni - Excellent Girl (Exceed and Excel)

4 9-3 v
65

May have needed run in February then faced another break. Probably best watched.

May have needed run in February then faced another break. Probably best watched.

Hot Spot historical data/form
9 (5)
024916
i

Sant Angelo (GER) 15

bay g Areion - St Aye (Nureyev)

Has won at this Distance
D
6 9-1
63

Won a claimer two runs back and good effort in Class 2 handicap latest. Leading claims.

Won a claimer two runs back and good effort in Class 2 handicap latest. Leading claims.

Sant Angelo historical data/form
10 (3)
1-33404
i

Shamdor (GB) 22

bay g Kendargent - Shamiyra (Medicean)

Has won at this Distance
D
5 8-13 b1
61

Better effort second time up but will need another step forward.

Better effort second time up but will need another step forward.

Shamdor historical data/form
11 (6)
07256/3
i

Mia Wallace 22

bay f No Risk At All - Quellaffaire (Charge D'affaires)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
6 8-13
61

Third behind re-opposing Dream Life last month. Place claims.

Third behind re-opposing Dream Life last month. Place claims.

Mia Wallace historical data/form
12 (1)
71-9904
i

Kaaba Stone (IRE) 31

bay f Society Rock - Wattrey (Royal Academy)

Has won at this Distance
D
5 8-10
58

Fourth in Class 2 event last month. Should find this easier.

Fourth in Class 2 event last month. Should find this easier.

Kaaba Stone historical data/form
13 (9)
5-47122
i

Miniking 22

bay g Kingsalsa - Mini Penny (Pennekamp)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
7 8-9 v
57

Finished second on previous two starts. Unlikely to be far away.

Finished second on previous two starts. Unlikely to be far away.

Miniking historical data/form

GAETANO DONIZETTI (7) has won his previous two outings including at course and distance last time. Up in grade though may complete hat-trick. MINIKING (13) finished second twice in this class and is consistent at the level. Could be thereabouts. SANT ANGELO (9) was a winner at this journey two runs back and will appreciate the return to 1400m. MIA WALLACE (11) is set to go close judging on recent third.

3

17:30 Le Lion D'angers (France) (4YO plus)

Jean Sauvage Handicap

6f 211y

Winner €8,820 - 13 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (11)
0069-72
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Stormy Air (GB) 11

b g Bated Breath - Love The Rain (Rainbow Quest)

Has won at this Distance
D
6 9-6 b1
54

Narrowly denied by a neck at Clairefontaine second up. Can go close.

Narrowly denied by a neck at Clairefontaine second up. Can go close.

Stormy Air historical data/form
2 (2)
04009-0
i

My Drama Queen (GB) 41

bay f Iffraaj - Garden Row (Invincible Spirit)

4 9-1 b
49

Faded late on return to action. Not convincing at this journey.

Faded late on return to action. Not convincing at this journey.

My Drama Queen historical data/form
3 (8)
231305
i

Ribot Dream (IRE) 31

bay g Dream Ahead - Halong Bay (Montjeu)

Has won at this Distance
D
7 8-13
47

Ran well in stronger company at Le Mans. Can go well back at this level.

Ran well in stronger company at Le Mans. Can go well back at this level.

Ribot Dream historical data/form
4 (10)
335605
i

Koukiboy 11

che g Siyouni - Flaminga Tremp (Trempolino)

6 8-13 v
47

Rare winner and recent outings leave him with plenty to find.

Rare winner and recent outings leave him with plenty to find.

Koukiboy historical data/form
5 (3)
9-04892
i

Lefortovo 36

bay g Arcano - Lorientaise (Xaar)

7 8-13
47

8L second in this class last time. Could make the frame.

8L second in this class last time. Could make the frame.

Lefortovo historical data/form
6 (5)
0-07P73
i

Wooldix 23

che g Evasive - In Love Kelty (Green Tune)

5 8-11
45

Ran on late to finish third in Class 3 at Chantilly. Likely contender.

Ran on late to finish third in Class 3 at Chantilly. Likely contender.

Wooldix historical data/form
7 (4)
500/007-
i

Akohol (IRE) 249

bay g Invincible Spirit - Never Green (Halling)

7 8-11
45

Struggling this year and hard to recommend.

Struggling this year and hard to recommend.

Akohol historical data/form
8 (7)
0005-74
i

Dusk Till Down 36

che f Sri Putra - Cormeilles (Dubawi)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
5 8-9
43

Better effort when fourth when second up from a break. Should appreciate this journey.

Better effort when fourth when second up from a break. Should appreciate this journey.

Dusk Till Down historical data/form
9 (6)
478-80
i

Orpaline Forlonge 26

bay f Orpen - Tora Tora (Great Journey)

4 8-8 v
42

Very little chance on recent form.

Very little chance on recent form.

Orpaline Forlonge historical data/form
10 (12)
087486
i

Premier Avril 4

bay g Panis - Zanakara (Octagonal)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
8 8-6 v
40

Should appreciate this drop in class. Senior jockey takes over.

Should appreciate this drop in class. Senior jockey takes over.

Premier Avril historical data/form
11 (9)
02-8320
i

Sang Espagnola 136

bay f Caradak - La Atalaya (Montjeu)

Has won at this Distance
D
7 8-6 b
40

Down the field at Bordeaux in February. Previous efforts give her a chance.

Down the field at Bordeaux in February. Previous efforts give her a chance.

Sang Espagnola historical data/form
12 (1)
09490-0
i

Dolynska 10

bay f Dabirsim - Veronique (Big Shuffle)

4 8-6
40

Finished last at Chantilly in June. Looking for other alternatives.

Finished last at Chantilly in June. Looking for other alternatives.

Dolynska historical data/form
13 (13)
0F-0959
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Maneki Neko 10

bay f Rajsaman - Manroy (Manduro)

4 8-5
39

Didn't progress second up and dropping down from 1600m.

Didn't progress second up and dropping down from 1600m.

Maneki Neko historical data/form

RIBOT DREAM (3) produced a fair fifth over this distance in Class 3 company last time and has winning form at this level. Leading contender. STORMY AIR (1) drops down in journey having run well over 1600m and could go close if showing enough pace from a wide draw. DUSK TILL DOWN (8) has improved with each run this campaign and might be competitive now upped again in distance. SANG ESPAGNOLA (11) was below her best at Bordeaux but previous form gives her a chance.

4

18:00 Le Lion D'angers (France) (4YO plus)

Courgeon Handicap

6f 211y

Winner €6,000 - 12 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (7)
062208
i

Shot In The Dark 4

bay g Dark Angel - Velvet Revolver (Mujahid)

Has won at this Distance
D
7 9-6
39

Beaten only 3L despite finishing eighth at Saint Cloud this distance. Down in class.

Beaten only 3L despite finishing eighth at Saint Cloud this distance. Down in class.

Shot In The Dark historical data/form
2 (6)
055800
i

Prost (GER) 33

bay g Tin Horse - Plebeya (Dubawi)

Has won at this Distance
D
6 9-6 v
39

Yet to show best his year but recent sixth step in right direction.

Yet to show best his year but recent sixth step in right direction.

Prost historical data/form
3 (8)
405979-
i

Ah Pass (GB) 277

bay f Sayif - Timeless Elegance (Invincible Spirit)

4 9-6 b
39

Not at her best in two runs this campaign and best watched for now.

Not at her best in two runs this campaign and best watched for now.

Ah Pass historical data/form
4 (12)
706-7
i

American City 157

bay g Elusive City - Express American (American Post)

4 9-5
38

Drops significantly in journey having been well beaten over 1950m.

Drops significantly in journey having been well beaten over 1950m.

American City historical data/form
5 (11)
41-4907
i

Brooke (GB) 17

bay f Turtle Bowl - Dreamette (Fusaichi Pegasus)

Has won at this Distance
D
7 9-4
37

Beaten 4L when seventh at Les Sables d'Olonne. Could make a place.

Beaten 4L when seventh at Les Sables d'Olonne. Could make a place.

Brooke historical data/form
6 (2)
060530
i

Seed Of Love 10

bay c Planteur - Tauranga (Gold Away)

4 9-4
37

Down the field at Chantilly but down in class and this looks more realistic.

Down the field at Chantilly but down in class and this looks more realistic.

Seed Of Love historical data/form
7 (9)
7/62700
i

Georginela 20

bay f George Vancouver - Maladetta (Octagonal)

4 9-4
37

Better effort when third last time. Likely to need more here.

Better effort when third last time. Likely to need more here.

Georginela historical data/form
8 (4)
107843/
i

Miss Astrid 1014

bla f Sageburg - Miss America (Spinning World)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
6 9-3
36

Showed some promise over 1850m at Agen but this journey a concern and this is much harder.

Showed some promise over 1850m at Agen but this journey a concern and this is much harder.

Miss Astrid historical data/form
9 (3)
00030/0
i

Becquagemme 39

bay g Myboycharlie - L'etoile La Lune (Groom Dancer)

Has won at this Distance
D
7 9-1
34

Back from a long lay-off when twelfth at Bordeaux. Hard to consider.

Back from a long lay-off when twelfth at Bordeaux. Hard to consider.

Becquagemme historical data/form
10 (1)
700-000
i

War Tigress (IRE) 136

che f Slade Power - Blue Angel (Oratorio)

4 8-12
31

Not considered after three poor runs this year.

Not considered after three poor runs this year.

War Tigress historical data/form
11 (5)
000706-
i

Robert (SPA) 207

bay g Caradak - Mexican Hawk (Silver Hawk)

5 8-12 b
31

Has been off the track since December and may need this outing.

Has been off the track since December and may need this outing.

Robert historical data/form
12 (10)
846/670
i

Baladin D'osvin 17

bay g Voix Du Nord - Inzara (Sendawar)

9 8-11
30

Struggling in this class recently and likely to do so again.

Struggling in this class recently and likely to do so again.

Baladin D'osvin historical data/form

SHOT IN THE DARK (1) was only beaten 3L finishing midfield in a better race than this at Saint Cloud over the trip. Holds ability to take this out. SEED OF LOVE (6) finished downfield at Chantilly last time but previous placed form at this level gives her every chance. BROOKE (5) showed promise beaten 4L last month and could be running on late. GEORGINELA (7) improved to finish third recently and may secure another placing.

5

18:30 Le Lion D'angers (France) (5YO only)

Jehan Yves Jallot Chase

2m 3f 194y

Winner €11,970 - 9 ran

No.
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1
543-632
i

Forza 22

bay g Policy Maker - Oh Divine (Baroud D'honneur)

Has won at this Course
C
5 11-2 b
114

Beaten 20L despite finishing second at this course. More needed.

Beaten 20L despite finishing second at this course. More needed.

Forza historical data/form
2
0/P9PP-7
i

Fantassin 12

bay g Axxos - Padalko Tatou (Kadalko)

5 11-0
114

Only seventh after a break but can improve for the run.

Only seventh after a break but can improve for the run.

Fantassin historical data/form
3
1P71/9F
i

Fortuna Bella 25

bay f Soldier of Fortune - Kostroma (Lost World)

5 11-0 b
116

Last time out faller who needs to put in a better round of jumping.

Last time out faller who needs to put in a better round of jumping.

Fortuna Bella historical data/form
4
4
i

First De Loust 22

bay g Honolulu - Magic Rose (Manninamix)

5 10-12
108

Finished behind a couple of these rivals last time and unlikely to reverse form.

Finished behind a couple of these rivals last time and unlikely to reverse form.

First De Loust historical data/form
5
5/52-3
i

Friponne De Belair 22

bay f Doctor Dino - Strip Tease (Maresca Sorrento)

5 10-12
114

Lightly raced in recent time and could reverse form with re-opposing Forza.

Lightly raced in recent time and could reverse form with re-opposing Forza.

Friponne De Belair historical data/form
6
2/P-4
i

Farces Attrapes 31

bay f Kapgarde - Lounoas (Limnos)

5 10-10
118

Close second first time up at Lyon-Parilly. Only fourth at the same track next time.

Close second first time up at Lyon-Parilly. Only fourth at the same track next time.

Farces Attrapes historical data/form
7
924/6FF-
i

Fransleen 186

che g No Risk At All - Quristine (April Night)

5 10-10 b
110

Fell on last three attempts. Not one to trust.

Fell on last three attempts. Not one to trust.

Fransleen historical data/form
8
4436/6P-
i

Nina De L'orme 337

b f Irish Wells - Kavusakan (Sagamix)

5 10-7
108

Has finished second on previous two starts. Can go close despite this looking tougher.

Has finished second on previous two starts. Can go close despite this looking tougher.

Nina De L'orme historical data/form
9
66PPF-4
i

Barcarolle 22

bay f Spirit One - Miss Oversea (Royal Academy)

5 10-7 b
 - 

Fourth over 4500m in June. Previously second over this distance.

Fourth over 4500m in June. Previously second over this distance.

Barcarolle historical data/form

NINA DE L'ORME (8) has shown progress on all three attempts this campaign. Last start second beaten a head and is a good chance. FARCES ATTRAPES (6) ran well with a second at Lyon-Parilly first up but could only finish fourth subsequently. Needs to bounce back. FRIPONNE DE BELAIR (5) was third at this track after a break last month and could be fitter for the outing. FORZA (1) might make the frame for the third time in a row.

6

19:00 Le Lion D'angers (France) (3YO only)

Haras De Beaumont Maiden Stakes

1m 1f 207y

Winner €6,930 - 10 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (9)
382083
i

Stranger 31

bay c Charm Spirit - Al Zarqa (Lord Shanakill)

3 9-2
65

Better effort last start hen second up at Le Mans but more exposed than most of his rivals.

Better effort last start hen second up at Le Mans but more exposed than most of his rivals.

Stranger historical data/form
2 (7)
22
i

Mereking 31

bay g Elusive City - Folle Biche (Take Risks)

3 9-2
69

Finished second all three starts. Could find one too good again.

Finished second all three starts. Could find one too good again.

Mereking historical data/form
3 (6)
34-
i

Vadalda 256

che f Nathaniel - Vadapolina (Trempolino)

3 8-12
 - 

Off the track since October. May need this but has ability.

Off the track since October. May need this but has ability.

Vadalda historical data/form
4 (8)
30
i

Tres Valentine 21

bay f Fastnet Rock - Tres Ravi (Monsun)

3 8-12
 - 

Well beaten over 2400m at Dieppe. Drop back in journey should suit.

Well beaten over 2400m at Dieppe. Drop back in journey should suit.

Tres Valentine historical data/form
5 (4)
63
i

Huamulan 26

b f Wootton Bassett - M'oubliez Pas (El Corredor)

3 8-12
 - 

Beaten 2L into third over 1600m at Compiegne second up. More to come at this trip.

Beaten 2L into third over 1600m at Compiegne second up. More to come at this trip.

Huamulan historical data/form
6 (2)
49
i

Art Man 26

che g Manduro - Rock Art (Rock Of Gibraltar)

3 8-11
 - 

Well beaten at Craon last month and could struggle.

Well beaten at Craon last month and could struggle.

Art Man historical data/form
7 (1)
i

Attentive Miss (GB)

che f Dubawi - Look At Me (Danehill Dancer)

3 8-8 b1
 - 

Faces a tough ask on debut but Godolphin owned filly worth a check in the betting.

Faces a tough ask on debut but Godolphin owned filly worth a check in the betting.

Attentive Miss historical data/form
8 (3)
0
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Shalya 18

bay f Camelot - Shazana (Manduro)

3 8-8
 - 

Ran well for a long way on debut before fading. Not discounted.

Ran well for a long way on debut before fading. Not discounted.

Shalya historical data/form
9 (10)
8
i

Belle Breaker (GB) 21

bay f Firebreak - Belle Mademoiselle (Monsieur Bond)

3 8-8
 - 

Struggled on debut and best to watch for now.

Struggled on debut and best to watch for now.

Belle Breaker historical data/form
10 (5)
4
i

Forearmed (GB) 32

che f Born To Sea - Forewarned (Grand Lodge)

3 8-8
 - 

Just missed a place on debut at Angers and could be thereabouts at the finish.

Just missed a place on debut at Angers and could be thereabouts at the finish.

Forearmed historical data/form

HUAMULAN (5) has shaped with promise on both outings and ran on late over 1600m at Compiegne. Longer journey likely to bring about more improvement. VADALDA (3) ran well making two attempts as a 2yr old and returns at an easier level. Strong claims if fully fit after a break. TRES VALENTINE (4) finished third on debut though may have lacked 2400m stamina next time. Worth another chance. SHALYA (8) only faded late first up and could be fitter.

7

19:30 Le Lion D'angers (France) (4YO only)

Jacques Et Gilbert Trottier Handicap Chase

2m 3f 194y

Winner €13,230 - 7 ran

No.
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1
8-5
i

Granitiere 26

che f Martaline - Sharonne (Robin Des Champs)

4 11-0
114 1

Returned with victory at Craon. Only fifth at the same track next time. Up in trip.

Returned with victory at Craon. Only fifth at the same track next time. Up in trip.

Granitiere historical data/form
2
PP-9
i

Happyness Therapy 46

bay f Vidayar - Crystale De France (Northern Crystal)

4 11-0 b1
114 1

Improved to score by 4L at Argentan. Needs to prove consistency.

Improved to score by 4L at Argentan. Needs to prove consistency.

Happyness Therapy historical data/form
3
P-
i