York Ebor Competition Day Three: Picks and Naps

York Ebor Festival Day Three: Selections and Naps

Preserving the successful momentum at this week’s Ebor assembly, with three winners yesterday. Reduction Rally and Heat Coronary heart tipped up in each the NAP and E/W guess landed. Sea Theme made it three within the picks column. Day Three is Fab Friday and the Princess of pace returns to her house monitor. Is the Nunthorpe going to be hers as soon as once more?

Nunthorpe Nap

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NAP: Nunthorpe Stakes (Group One) – Highfield Princess @ 6/4 (Normal)

As an alternative of being the successful machine, it took Highfield Princess a number of go’s to hit high stage. And at Goodwood she did, in some type. It is a race she was all the time going to come back to, given her Yorkshire connections, and he or she gained final 12 months’s race on related circumstances with a lot in hand. Bradsell is her chief rival, and has been given a break since Royal Ascot. However, on earlier type that is the a part of the season the place she begins to shine.

A Fifth Crack

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E/W Guess: Gimcrack Stakes (Group Two) – Jehangeer @ 14/1 (William Hill, Boylesports)

At the moment we may see an enormous gamble on Jehangeer. Already been backed in from 33/1 on Thursday, somebody is aware of one thing about this son of Kodiac and brother to Howdy Youmzain. His breeding reveals he’ll just like the agency floor, and his type from his final Ayr maiden appears to be like optimistic too. James Doyle has already bagged an enormous race on the Ebor Competition yesterday, and Kevin Ryan has picked up a prize too. Ryan has additionally gained this race 4 instances, and if he thinks this horse could make the huge step from class six maiden to Group Two winner, then he has each likelihood.

Moore The Champ

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Handicap Finest: Sky Guess H’cap (Heritage) – Marhaba The Champ @ 11/1 (888Sport)

Marhaba The Champs’ final win got here at York in Could, on agency floor. He’s only a pound larger than that mark immediately. Granted, he hasn’t all the time turned up for his races this season. He steps to a mile-and-a-half which appears to be like a optimistic on proof of his win at York earlier within the season. Once more Kevin Ryan loves a winner at York, no much less the Ebor Competition and he must be in high nick for immediately.


Bague D’or is intriguing. Just one five-year-old has gained within the final ten years, and was just lately too. He’s been off the monitor since Superb Goodwood 2022, when he completed behind the Ebor winner Trawlerman. It’s his first run underneath James Ferguson, and handles each the agency floor and the journey. His mark hasn’t modified since final 12 months, however that’s labored out the handicapping of the race. 9/1 (Betfred, BetUK) is an effective worth for a horse with an enormous layoff.



13:50 – Sky Guess H’cap (Heritage) – Marhaba The Champ @ 11/1 (888Sport), Bague D’or @ 9/1 (Betfred, BetUK)

14:25 – Yorkshire Cup (Group Two) – Coltrane @ 11/4 (William Hill), Giavellotto @ 7/1 (BetVictor, Boylesports)

15:00 – Gimcrack Stakes (Group Two) – Kings Gamble @ 8/1 (BetVictor, Betfred, Boylesports), Jehangeer (E/W) @ 14/1 (William Hill, Boylesports)

15:35 – Nunthorpe Stakes (Group One) – Highfield Princess (NAP) @ 6/4 (Normal)

16:10 – Fillies’ H’cap (Heritage) – Sirona @ 6/1 (William Hill)

16:45 – Convivial Maiden Stakes – Fort In The Sand @ 10/1 (888Sport), Sisphyean @ 9/1 (Normal)

17:20 – 3-Y-O Mile Handicap (Heritage) – Bajan Bandit @ 15/2 (888Sport, BetVictor), Glenfinnan @ 9/1 (Normal)

Better of Luck!

Author: Patrick Thomas