Royal Acquisition to Reign Supreme at Lingfield

20th-october

3.30 Lingfield – Royal Acquisition

Not all of sire Royal Applause’s progeny perform well on artificial surfaces, but Royal Acquisition is one of the offspring who has shown an aptitude for the all-weather, and after an impressive win at Redcar last time out, he has a good chance of following up off an 8lb higher mark.

In the spring, Ivan Furtado’s 5 year old gelding was running some good races in better company than he faces today. The stand out performance was a narrow second placed finish over today’s course and distance in Class 4 company. He then went off the boil somewhat, but returned after a mid-summer break with an authoritative performance at Redcar, under champion jockey elect Silvestre De Sousa. Although the Brazilian maestro isn’t partnering the horse today, he has an able deputy in the form of the talented Irishman Frederik Tylicki. From stall 7, the horse is likely to be bustled up to take close order on the early pace setters, and he would be well advised to challenge early on the home turn.

The race isn’t a walk over by any means and Dark Profit could provide stern competition. Robert Cowell’s 3 year old has been a little frustrating at times, but he finally got off the mark at heavy odds on last time out and has been given a break since. Cowell is a master trainer of sprinters and 3 year old speedballs tend to do better against their elders as the year progresses. Even with that said though, the horse has shown some temperament in the past and is avoided for that reason.

Tip Summary (20th October)

3.30 Lingfield – Royal Acquisition – +300  WilliamHill, BetVictor

Dark Profit
Ivan Furtado
Lingfield
Robert Cowell
Royal Acquisition

Previous article

Both Teams to Score in Tuesday's Glamour Game

Next article

Cut the Waffle and Oppose Belgians in Europa League

SBO.net Bookie Selector

Our Bookie selector is designed to find the perfect place for you to bet. Simply answer a few quick questions and we’ll choose the best online bookmaker for you.

  • Just 30 seconds to complete
  • Only safe and secure sites
  • Researched by our expert team
Let's start!
1 What is your preferred device?
Desktop Desktop
Tablet Tablet
Mobile Mobile
Go back
Only Verified Betting Sites