Thursday Yankee: Follow the Lady…

The Daily Yankee

NAP OF THE DAY: Dark Lady, (1540 Salisbury), 1pt win, 8/1:

Warm favourite Summer Romance has to leave behind a disappointing odds on defeat at Ascot. Ahead of her in fourth that day was a slightly unlucky in running Dark Lady. She has subsequently run two good races over 7f in this Group 3 company. The step back to 6f looks likely to suit, and not only does she have favourable form with the favourite but with a few others here and she looks twice the price she should be.

Puds, (1610 Salisbury), 4/1: this sprinting filly has been in consistently good form all Summer including an excellent second last time over 5f at Chelmsford. Back over 6f on turf, this race looks a bit easier than some she has been competing in of late. She travels well, handles any ground and has a useful turn of foot, and this is her best winning chance for some time.

Flying Sakhee, (1615 Lingfield), 8/1: a moderate mare but able when in form and won twice here last Summer. Burst back to form when nosed out here recently at 50/1, and has runs well here again twice since. These are her conditions and she has one of the stringer apprentices in the plate.

Starfighter, (1640 Salisbury), 4/1: consistent handicapper has looked on a fair mark with three runner-up efforts in his last three runs. By Sea The Stars, he may improve for the little cut in the ground and he also gets a first liaison with champion elect Oisin Murphy. That may be the extra edge he needs to turn from best man to groom.

Please subscribe for latest tips and news, and follow us on Twitter and Facebook

Disclaimer

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s