16:55 Sedgefield Thu 21 March 2019
Made all to win at Exeter (2m7f, good to soft) last April, when 5lb lower. Took a step back in the right direction last time, acts on testing ground. Could go well.
Sole win came at Carlisle (2m3f, soft) last April, when 4lb lower. Beaten 4L back there last time, his best run since, and is up another 1lb for that. More needed, but not ruled out.
1-11, having scored here by a wide margin over C&D (good) last month. Up 10lb for that, but did it easily, and should again go well.
Wide margin winner of this race on good in 2017, when with the late Ken Slack. Well beaten for him twice this season, and now makes stable debut from just 1lb higher than that success, but with a bit to prove.
Ran well from 4lb higher on handicap debut at Newcastle in January. Not as good last time at Musselburgh. Longer trip could help, but more needed.
Was making steady improvement in novice company last year, but has gone backwards this season. Wind surgery since last run, so that may help induce improvement, but will need it.
Decent effort when fourth at 80-1 at Market Rasen in December, but has disappointed twice since. Cheekpieces now tried, and wouldn't rule out a big effort from this mark if they prove effective.
Last Year's Winner
|T: C GrantJ: B S Hughes|
Top Man Tim (11/8), Strike West (5/1), Lammturner (6/1), Point N Shoot (7/1), Love At Dawn (7/1), Pinspot (10/1), Onwiththeparty (28/1)
- Top Man Tim
- Point N Shoot
- Strike West
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