Horse Racing Tips

Wetherby Racing Tips: Timeform's three best bets for Sunday

Horses burst out of the stalls
The focus is on the Flat on Sunday

"...looks the type to progress further..."

Timeform on Al Tarmaah

Timeform pick out the three best bets at Wetherby on Sunday.

Pinball Wizard - 14:40 Wetherby

Pinball Wizard didn't make much of an impact on his handicap debut at Kempton last month but he wasn't seen to best effect in a race that was run at an ordinary gallop and placed the emphasis on speed. The handicapper has taken a chance dropping him 2 lb and he looks well treated based on what he showed at Wolverhampton on his second start.

Al Tarmaah - 15:40 Wetherby

Al Tarmaah is a half-brother to three winners, including the very smart Washington DC, and he cost 350,000 guineas as a yearling so ought to prove much better than this opening handicap mark of 65. Al Tarmaah didn't show a lot on his first two starts but got off the mark at the third attempt in a six-furlong novice at Redcar and looks the type to progress further.

Many A Star - 16:10 Wetherby

Many A Star did well last season and won handicaps at Doncaster and Yarmouth. He was a bit too keen for his own good when last seen in a six-furlong handicap at Newcastle in October and should be well suited by this slight drop in trip and extra emphasis on speed. The booking of Hollie Doyle is a positive on Many A Star's first start since joining Brian Meehan.

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Smart Stat

Many A Star - 16:10 Wetherby
£60.22 - Brian Meehan's profit to a £1 level stake with horses running after a break

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