Timeform pick out their three best bets from Pontefract on Tuesday...
"...she looks worth backing to gain that all-important black type..."
Timeform on Shenanigans
LIFE FOR RENT shaped as though his turn may again be near when fourth at Haydock last month and the handicapper has taken a huge chance by dropping him a further 3 lb on the back of that, now 1 lb lower than when recording his latest win at Ripon in September. He looks sure to take plenty of beating for the in-form Tim Easterby yard (three winners from last six runner), with Zumurud and Palmer likely to emerge as the chief threats.
SHENANIGANS won two of her six starts in handicaps in 2017 and has so far taken the step into listed/minor pattern company in her stride this season, finishing placed in all three outings including when a close-up third in the Princess Elizabeth Stakes at Epsom last time. That form leaves her 4 lb clear of the field on weight-adjusted ratings here and she looks worth backing to gain that all-important black type, with Promising Run best of the rest.
HIGHLY SPRUNG and Mr Orange both arrive on the back of clear-cut wins and could be the pair to focus on, with preference for the former in his quest for a C&D hat-trick. He has a 6 lb penalty for his latest win to contend with here, but remains potentially well treated judged on the pick of his efforts (won off as high as 83 as a three-year-old) and looks sure to go well with champion jockey Silvestre de Sousa again in the saddle.