Topofthegame got Friday off to a great start. The selection was tipped when available at 10/3 and duly impressed when winning for the in form stable of Paul Nicholls, ridden by Sam Twiston-Davies. Good win, great early price.
The Nicholls trained Capitaine held off my second placed selection, Captain Forez. The latter will win soon. He ran on late and will likely benefit from racing over further next time out.
Ballyarthur fell at the last fence when in fourth place.
So on to a busy Saturday of racing. I am concentrating on the meetings at Ascot and, first . . .
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