Timeform Radio Tips: Junket to do the job at Yarmouth

Timeform Radio Tip RSS / / 09 April 2012 / Leave a Comment

Free Bet
Junket's jockey Ryan Moore

Junket's jockey Ryan Moore

"None of Junket's siblings have won over the distance but her style suggests that she needs it."

Terry Norman gives two selections from today's bumper Bank Holiday fixtures...


There may be a plethora of fixtures today but decent betting opportunities are very thin on the ground.

Mac's Power (3.20 Warwick) has, on ratings, only New Planet to worry about in the conditions event over 6f. The pair can be separated by New Planet appearing to need his first run of the season and also not being proven over 6f.

The selection, however, goes very well fresh, is adaptable regarding tactics and comes from the in-form yard of James Fanshawe.

The application of a hood - a tactic Fanshawe likes to use - will also help a horse that can get buzzed up. Any rain that falls will be an additional aid.

The only thing that stops me lauding over the chance of Junket (5.20 Yarmouth) is the slight doubt over whether 10f is the right trip for John Scargill's mare.

The fragile daughter of Medicean - this will be only her sixth start in three years - makes her first attempt at the trip after a strong-finishing second at Kempton over a mile.

None of Junket's siblings have won over the distance but her style suggests that she needs it. The threat of more rain at the seaside track will enhance confidence as well as compromising the chance of Jewelled, Spin Cast and Glass Mountain, who may also need the run.

Ryan Moore is also an unusual booking for the yard, Scargill, though he has struggled for winners , is a more than capable handler and will only book a top jockey if he fancies it.


Recommended Bets

Back Mac's Power (3.20 Warwick) @ [2.54]
Back Junket (5.20 Yarmouth) @ [4.3]


Read More Horse Racing

Timeform Radio Racing Tips: Not just any old Iron

Rory Delargy is on duty paddock-side at Cheltenham for the April meeting. Below, he puts up his best bets on day one of the two day meeting......

Timeform Radio Racing Tips: African Eagle ready for take off

Harry Bowles explains why he's backing a pair of promising runners at Kempton on Tuesday afternoon......

Timeform Radio Racing Tips: Three Monday bets

Paul Smith has found plenty of appeal in today's cards at Wolverhampton and Windsor...

Timeform Radio Bet: Expected to win?

Two bets from today's Timeform Radio pundit David Cleary, both at Ffos Las. Who is he going for and why?...

Post a comment

Free £20 Bet + Up to £1,000 Cashback

Join Today
How to claim your £20 Free Bet + £1,000 Cashback offer
  1. Open your account (3 mins)
  2. Make a deposit into your account and place a bet on your selection (minimum £20)
  3. Should your selection lose we'll refund your bet + get cashback on your betting for your first 30 days up to £1,000
  4.   £20 Free Bet + £1,000 Cashback, Join Today

Writers' Tips

Follow our daily tipsters

  • Check back later for more tips

© Betfair 2007–12 | Contact Betting.Betfair team on: haveyoursay@betfair.com

Proud to back    

Betfair UK | Australia | Online sázení | Betfair Danmark | Wetten | στοιχήματα | Apuestas | Fogadas | Ireland | Scommesse | Norge | Онлайн ставки | Kladjenje | Vedonlyönti | Apostas | Zakłady | Vadhållning | 网上投注 | Betfair Corporate | Betting Education