Punchestown 3rd February 2013

Going: Heavy
12:50 Anna Gannon 80th Birthday Maiden Hurdle
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2m 4f5yo+
123F123-PUpazo1111-10T: W P MullinsJ: Ruby Walsh
Forecast
Byerley Babe (IRE) (11/10), Upazo (6/5), Dancers Dilemma (IRE) (12/1), Dave's Stamper (IRE) (16/1), Davyroy (IRE) (20/1), Bar Stool Bob (IRE) (25/1), Born In Fire (FR) (25/1), Rudolf (IRE) (33/1), Jabus (IRE) (33/1), Nashville Swing (IRE) (33/1), Blue Town (IRE) (50/1), Takemeandbreakme (IRE) (100/1), Petit Garson (IRE) (100/1), Follow The Sign (N/A)
13:20 Racing UK Moscow Flyer Novice Hurdle (Grade 2)
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2m(Class 1)5yo+
2U5/P23-FMozoltov1311-2T: W P MullinsJ: Ruby Walsh
4P3P4-46Starkie1211-2T: H De BromheadJ: A E Lynch
62494F/3-Ned Buntline1111-1T: N MeadeJ: A P McCoy
Forecast
Don Cossack (GER) (6/5), Mozoltov (9/4), Ned Buntline (10/3), Mumbo Jumbo (IRE) (12/1), Starkie (20/1), Waydownsouth (IRE) (33/1)
13:50 Pertemps Handicap Hurdle (Qualifier)
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3m4yo+
102/PPP70-Dushrembrandt1310-11T: R TynerJ: P T Enright
Forecast
Colbert Station (IRE) (11/10), Dushrembrandt (8/1), Civena (IRE) (8/1), Blissful Moment (USA) (12/1), Royal Reveille (IRE) (12/1), Oscars Business (IRE) (14/1), Coole Avenue (IRE) (14/1), Seriatim (IRE) (16/1), Berties Dream (IRE) (20/1), Bridgets Pet (IRE) (20/1), Novarov (GER) (20/1), Galant Ferns (IRE) (25/1), Medical Card (IRE) (25/1), Boland's Corner (GER) (25/1), Medicinal Compound (25/1), Catch Me (GER) (25/1), Sir Vincent (25/1), Clashnabrook (IRE) (25/1), Fully Funded (USA) (25/1), One Cool Shabra (IRE) (25/1), Dooney Rock (IRE) (33/1), Shabra Charity (IRE) (33/1), Katys Girl (IRE) (N/A), Ardboe Abbey (IRE) (N/A), Fahamore (N/A)
14:20 Boylesports.com Tied Cottage Chase (Grade 2)
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2m(Class 1)5yo+
Forecast
Sizing Europe (IRE) (1/8), Blazing Tempo (IRE) (7/1), Foildubh (IRE) (9/1), Imperial Shabra (IRE) (50/1), Kylebeg Krystle (IRE) (100/1)
14:50 Glenfarclas P.P. Hogan Memorial Cross Country Chase
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3m5yo+
17745R42-Love Rory1110-7T: E BolgerJ: N P Madden
Forecast
Uncle Junior (IRE) (5/2), Love Rory (3/1), Bostons Angel (IRE) (4/1), Arabella Boy (IRE) (9/2), Shakervilz (FR) (14/1), Paco Jack (IRE) (16/1), Sizing Australia (IRE) (16/1), Big Shu (IRE) (25/1), Clear Hills (IRE) (33/1), Lord Nellerie (FR) (33/1), Jacks Island (IRE) (33/1), Long Strand (33/1), De Danu (IRE) (50/1), Moka De L'Isle (FR) (50/1), Sartorious (IRE) (66/1), Dom Fontenail (FR) (N/A), Another Jewel (IRE) (N/A)
15:20 Dan Moore Memorial Handicap Chase (Grade B)
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2m4yo+
Forecast
Lambro (IRE) (2/1), Alderwood (IRE) (9/2), Coole River (IRE) (11/2), Beeverstown (IRE) (8/1), Far Away So Close (IRE) (9/1), Ballyburke (IRE) (12/1), Quiscover Fontaine (FR) (12/1), Lastoftheleaders (IRE) (12/1), Pires (14/1), Fosters Cross (IRE) (20/1), Lead Kindly Light (IRE) (20/1)
15:50 Michael Fitzpatrick Memorial Grand National Trial Handicap Chase (Grade C)
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3m 4f5yo+
Forecast
Vesper Bell (IRE) (7/4), Murchu (IRE) (9/2), Arbor Supreme (IRE) (5/1), Carry Each Other (IRE) (8/1), Spot The Boss (IRE) (8/1), Give Us A Hand (10/1), Miss Pepperpot (IRE) (10/1), Droim Toll (IRE) (16/1), Prince Of Leisure (IRE) (20/1), Rickardstown (IRE) (33/1), Spiker The Biker (IRE) (N/A)
16:20 ITM Promoting Irish Bloodstock (Pro/Am) Flat Race
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2m5yo to 7yo
1997327-King Blue1312-0T: Peter FaheyJ: Mr M Fahey
Forecast
Rough Justice (4/6), Shemshal (FR) (5/2), The Ramblin Kid (6/1), Railway Tommy (10/1), Mauherclea (IRE) (20/1), King Blue (25/1), Step One (IRE) (25/1)

Next Race Off

17:35 Gulfstream
5
(5)
Mr Impressive
J: Santiago Gonzalez
8
(8)
Fastdriven
J: Jairo Rendon
9
(9)
Jefe Grande
J: Paco Lopez
6
(6)
Newyork Giant
J: Irad Ortiz Jr
3
(3)
Odds Get Even
J: Rajiv Maragh
2
(2)
Sarasota Boy
J: Fanny Olsson
4
(4)
Mountain Tree
J: Emisael Jaramillo
1
(1)
Tatis
J: Dick Cardenas
10
(10)
Thankyou Verymuch
J: Jose Alvarez
7
(7)
Iron Drill
J: Marcos Meneses

Racing Tips

Get On The Yager looks a big price on Saturday

Value Bet: Yager meister!

Our racing expert Ben Linfoot tackles the two handicaps over the Grand National fences at Aintree on Saturday while he has two selections at Sandown as well.

Simon Holt previews the action

Simon Holt: Fine bet

Our in-form tipster and leading commentator has two Saturday fancies including an 18/1 chance at Sandown.

Oli Bell highlights his Saturday picks

Oli Bell: Trust Mee

Oli Bell looks ahead to the feature races at Sandown and Aintree on Saturday, with As De Mee fancied over the Grand National fences.