Horse Racing


IT MAY be a quiet Sunday in racing terms, but Jive Talking can still give the coffers a boost in the British Stallions Studs EBF Fillies’ Handicap at Brighton. With just one Flat and one ‘jumps’ meeting taking place, punters have plenty of time to study the form and a quick glance through the figures …

DUTCH Connection can open his account for the year as he dips back to Group Three company for the Weatherbys Racing Bank Supreme Stakes at Goodwood this afternoon. Charlie Hills set his charge a tough task on his return by tackling the Queen Anne at Royal Ascot in June and it was no surprise that …

QUEEN Kindly must go well in the Flying Fillies’ Stakes at Pontefract this afternoon. A big field has been declared for the ‘Listed’ dash in West Yorkshire, but Richard Fahey’s three-year-old is a stand- out contender for the gold medal. The daughter of Frankel has had her ups-and-downs since she won the Lowther at York …

ANGEL Down catches the eye in the Boyzone Here On 26th August Handicap at Windsor. Henry Candy’s gelding finished strongly to win a seven-furlong handicap at Newmarket in June and he was definitely worth a try at a mile last time out. The three-year-old son of Kyllachy saw the trip out well enough as he …

HORSE Force One makes his hurdling debut for Philip Hobbs in the John Bircham Memorial Maiden Hurdle at Newton Abbot this afternoon and looks to have a future. Having shown ability in the ‘pointing’ fields he joined Hobbs at Sandhill, Bilbrook, near Mine- head, and won two bumpers without much fuss. In winning he looked …

FREE Stone Hill left his supporters dis- appointed when only third last time out, but he can refill the coffers by land- ing the Askews Ac- countants Handicap Hurdle at Stratford this afternoon. Dan Skelton’s charge clearly enjoys the better summer ground as both of his wins to date have come on good conditions and …