Squats aiming for late qualification at Wolverhampton on Thursday

Squats will have his final qualifying run for All-Weather Championships Finals Day in the £11,500 32Red Handicap (2.50pm) over just short of six furlongs at Wolverhampton on Thursday, March 26. The William Haggas-trained three-year-old was sixth to Merdon Castle in a five-furlong Fast-Track Qualifier at Chelmsford City on February 4 and was last seen out when fifth to Primrose Valley in a conditions race over the same distance at Lingfield Park on February 27. Squats had some good form last year, notably when a close…

Given has eye on Good Friday for Relation

Oriental Relation will bid to extend his unbeaten record at Chelmsford City to three in the £45,000 Dubai World Cup Totequadpot Today Handicap (3.30pm) over five furlongs on Saturday, March 28. The James Given-trained four-year-old gained his first victory for over a year when holding on by a neck in a six-furlong handicap at the course on February 19. He also captured a five-furlong handicap at Southwell on March 5 and returned to Chelmsford City to make all the running in a six-furlong handicap on…

Dance music greats to perform on Weatherbys Super Sprint Day

Saturday, July 18, is set to be a day of thrilling racing and great live music in 2015 as two of the most popular performers on the dance music scene currently, DJ Fresh and Danny Howard, have been confirmed to perform after racing. A seven-race card of high quality Flat racing will precede the music, with the highlight being the £250,000 Weatherbys Super Sprint, won last year by champion two-year-old filly Tiggy Wiggy and just part of an afternoon of top class racing. Music fans…

King confident as Lil Rockerfeller steps up in trip

Trainer Neil King believes Lil Rockerfeller is well treated ahead of his handicap debut in the £40,000 Doom Bar Juvenile Handicap Hurdle (3.45pm) at Newbury tomorrow, March 21. The Flat recruit, with Harry Skelton in the saddle for the first time, is among 12 runners for the two mile, three furlong contest and has shaped promisingly in three starts over hurdles so far. He was third on his first two outings and was last seen out when beaten four and a half lengths into second…

Lexington team eyeing 32Red All-Weather Three-Year-Old Mile

There are 13 entries for the £150,000 32Red All-Weather Three-Year-Old Mile at Lingfield Park on All-Weather Championships Finals Day, Good Friday, April 3. Lexington Times (Richard Hannon) is top-rated with a mark of 108 after a neck victory over Angelic Lord in the Listed 32Red Spring Cup over seven furlongs at Lingfield Park on March 14, a Fast-Track Qualifier for the 32Red All-Weather Three-Year-Old Mile. He is the 5/2 favourite with 32Red. The son of Paco Boy was beaten half a length into third by…

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