Horses For Courses is the report that is available to all registered users on a Friday, and it shows what an excellent record Monumental Man has when racing at Lingfield. From ten races there he has won five of them (50%) and been placed in seven (70%), for level stakes profits of 18.75 and 23.93.
He goes there again today in a six-furlong claiming stakes.
The recent form of Monumental Man hasn’t been great, with two second places to show from his last six starts. However, four of those were on the turf and the other two at Chelmsford which is an all-weather track that he has just the one win on.
He is the highest rated horse in this race and he carries the joint lowest weight, therefore, if a return to a course that he has done well at in the past means he runs close to his mark, he will be extremely tough to stop.
Trainer Michael Attwater hasn’t been in great form but has a useful record here at Lingfield. Over the past year, he has had nine winners (13.24%) and 20 places (29.41%), for level stakes profits of 38.25 and 25.91 respectively.
His record on the all-weather courses is also better than his overall record.
Jockey William Carson has also done well at this course during the last year. His win rate is even better with 11 winners (15.07%) and 20 places (27.40%) from 73 runners, for level stakes profits of 58.00 and 46.50 respectively and an Impact Value of 1.29.
The sire of Monumental Man is Vital Equine and his record with runners on the all-weather courses in far better than his record in general.
When looking at the Instant Expert report Monumental Man comes out reasonably well with two sections of green and one of amber, showing he is quite well suited to today’s conditions.
Dutiful Son looks the best here with three sections of green and two of amber.
The Pace report shows that early leaders here over this distance have a brilliant record, with 26.92% of them going on to win the race, for a level stakes profit of 93.39 and an Impact Value of 2.01.
Monumental Man has the highest pace score in this race and looks likely to be vying for the lead with Menelik.
Click here for the 14:50 at Lingfield.
To get hold of these features and insights for ALL races EVERY day, click here