Racing tips: Drake to take victory at Hamilton?

Vera Drake can end a run of second places with victory in the Steve 'Yarby' Yarborough Memorial Handicap at Hamilton.

Wednesday, 18th July 2018, 10:00 am
Hamilton is one of seven venues staging meetings tomorrow

Richard Fahey’s charge has not finished out of the first four in seven starts to date, but she has not actually managed to get her head in front yet.

However, that can all change in this one-mile-five-furlong event as she can make the most of both a longer trip and her healthy weight allowance as a three-year-old.

Where’s Jeff can bring up his hat-trick in the Welcome To Racing UK Club Members Handicap.

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He probably did not beat too much when winning at Newcastle at the end of June or when scoring at this track on his most recent outing, but he particularly impressed on the latter occasion.

Georgian Manor goes on a retrieval mission for Sir Michael Stoute in the Sky Vegas Anything Could Happen Handicap at Doncaster.

He was sent off favourite on his handicap debut at Newmarket last month but never looked like taking a hand in the finish, beating just one of his 10 rivals home.

Paramount Love can bounce back to winning form in Epsom’s Self-Charging Hybrid Handicap, while Arctic Spirit can come of age in the Juliana Abell Nursery at Leicester.


Chepstow: 2.10 Makambe, 2.40 Imbucato, 3.10 One Kiss, 3.40 The Lamplighter, 4.10 Jaganory, 4.40 General Brook, 5.15 Takiah.

Doncaster: 5.45 Jeany, 6.20 Accordance, 6.55 Carrie’s Vision, 7.30 James Street, 8.00 Georgian Manor, 8.35 Scottish Summit, 9.05 Encryption.

Epsom: 5.55 Dose, 6.30 Eyelool, 7.05 Big Storm Coming, 7.40 Paramount Love, 8.10 Sukhovey, 8.45 Hyanna.

Hamilton: 2.00 Space Traveller, 2.30 Mount Hellvelyn, 3.00 Epeius, 3.30 VERA DRAKE (NAP), 4.00 Where’s Jeff, 4.30 Agadeer, 5.05 Red Charmer.

Killarney: 1.50 Dubai Ash, 2.25 Lizzies Champ, 2.55 Feeling The Love, 3.25 Bargy Lady, 3.55 Roconga, 4.25 Fairymount Boy, 4.55 Hammerstein.

Leicester: 2.20 Desert Fire, 2.50 Scenery, 3.20 Destroyer, 3.50 Silca Mistress, 4.20 Arctic Spirit, 4.50 Sexy Secret, 5.25 Ghost.

Leopardstown: 5.30 Gunslinger, 6.05 Power Of Now, 6.40 Waitingfortheday, 7.15 Deauville, 7.50 Mujid, 8.25 Sirjack Thomas, 8.55 Bit Of Banter.