Timeform Irish SmartPlays: Wednesday 26 June

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There is Flat racing from Naas on Wednesday evening

Timeform pick out their three best bets from Naas on Wednesday evening...

"...there's a good chance he'll prove better than a mark of 71 now tackling handicaps for the first time..."

Timeform on Phoenix Open


ANYTHINGYOUWANTOTBE is bred to be better than a mark in the 50s and might be worth siding with to build on an encouraging first effort in handicaps at Sligo last week, when he was beaten a little over a length after meeting trouble in-running. Powersville won that particular Sligo contest and is likely to make her presence felt again, along with Handsome Maverick and Rag Tatter.

HAMARIYNA - 20:00 Naas

HAMARIYNA has looked potentially pattern class to this point and, despite the penalty for landing the Guineas Trial at Leopardstown last month, she's capable of stepping up again to see off some solid opposition. Dean Street Doll was behind the selection at Leopardstown but is 5 lb better off here, while Search For A Song also makes some appeal following an impressive winning debut.

PHOENIX OPEN - 20:30 Naas

PHOENIX OPEN caught the eye when third in a maiden at Cork that's proving very strong form (second, fourth and sixth have all won since), so there's a good chance he'll prove better than a mark of 71 now tackling handicaps for the first time. Shamad is also going the right way and should pose a threat along with another handicap debutant in Castle Chase.

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