Timeform UK SmartPlays: Thursday 14 February

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There is jumps racing from Fontwell on Thursday

Timeform pick out their three best bets from Fontwell on Thursday...

"...4 lb clear of the field on weight-adjusted ratings with the prospect of more to come..."

Timeform on Silver Quay

SILVER QUAY - 14:05 Fontwell

SILVER QUAY has proved better than ever in winning his last two starts at Taunton, doing so with a bit to spare on the latter occasion, hitting the front early in the straight and just kept up to his work thereafter to win by three and a quarter lengths. With that victory coming in a race confined to conditional jockeys, he effectively escapes a penalty for it here and would appear to hold obvious claims of completing the hat-trick, 4 lb clear of the field on weight-adjusted ratings with the prospect of more to come given his recent record of run-to-run progression. Goodgirlteresa has also won her last two starts, albeit over fences, and heads the list of dangers.

DEJA VUE - 15:45 Fontwell

Quite a good mares' novice hurdle that can go to DEJA VUE, a well-bred Irish point winner who cost plenty and starts out for the Anthony Honeyball yard that was quickly back among the winners on Wednesday. Millarville should build on last month's C&D win and looks the biggest danger ahead of Bullfrog and Dame du Soir, who stepped up on her UK debut when winning at Leicester last time.

CAMRON DE CHAILLAC - 16:20 Fontwell

CAMRON DE CHAILLAC shaped better than the bare result on his most recent chase start, going with plenty of zest for a long way before seemingly finding his stamina stretched. The drop back in trip rates a plus on that evidence and everything looks set fair for a big run; he remains open to more improvement after just two starts over fences and the 10 lb that Tom Buckley takes off his back could just prove the difference. Recent C&D winner Sartorial Elegance and Quinto are feared most of the remainder.

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