Alan Thomson’s Tips: Time to lord it over rivals at Leicester

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JUST IN TIME (1.50) can get favourite backers off to a flying start at Leicester.

Alan King’s three-year-old is on a roll and should complete his hat-trick with little fuss. His last victory came on the all-weather but he handled today’s testing ground when chasing home Bolder Bob over course and distance earlier in the season. Crushed was seven lengths back in third and that horse is fancied for a handicap at Catterick later in the day.

FIRST QUEST (4.10) could never lay a glove on knockout winner Brandon Castle on his last visit to Catterick but he could go one better this afternoon.

Sylvester De Sousa gets the leg up on Ed Dunlop’s blinkered three-year-old and the form of that previous effort is working out well. First Quest had Fulham eight lengths back in third, with Lombardy Star trailing in fourth.

Fulham came out at Lingfield last week and was beaten on the nod by in-form Imphal, while Star Of Lombardy won his next start.

The danger is top weight The New Pharaoh but he has his quirks. He should have won on this card two years ago but after hitting the front going well over a furlong out, he ducked left and crashed through the rails. The New Pharoah ideally wants it soft and ran well enough at Leicester last time to suggest he arrives here in decent nick.

BALASHAKH (5.25) looks too big a price at around 8-1 in the 1m 4f maiden at Newcastle.

It is easy enough to pick holes in the form of the market leaders and although Balashakh is fairly exposed, David Simcock’s three-year-old has been tackling some seasoned handicappers.

His last run at Newmarket came in a particularly strong event won by Torcello, with the placed horses, Lunar Jet and Ply, both winning in grand style in recent weeks. Balashakh should be backed each-way and I’ll be very disappointed if he cannot at least hit the frame.

Recommended bets

  • Leicester 1.50 – Just In Time 7-4 Skybet
  • Catterick 4.10 – First Quest 11-4 bet365
  • Newcastle 5.25 – Balashakh ew 6-1 Ladbrokes

 

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    5 Comments
    1. Profile photo of 96tone
      96tone 9 months ago

      Many thanks for the tips yesterday. I did a multi with two of r winners and jbs two

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      tommy400 9 months ago

      Same here alan nice lucky with jbs 2 mite do a 31 or 63 today thanks very much

    3. Profile photo of mullz
      mullz 9 months ago

      Another nice winner Alan, thanks for the write ups btw I enjoy understanding why the tippers pick each horse and liked the confidence in Just in Time.

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      jimba 9 months ago

      Just in time skips home, 🏇 Alan Big Well done👍

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      skyblue 9 months ago

      Thanks for the tip Alan, had Just in time with a Jon B Leicester pick for the double. you guys are on fire!!

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