Paul Ferguson has one selection for us on Thursday; Sizing Machine in the Killarney 19:00. Compare odds and bet.
The Bet Online At TheTote.com Novice Chase at Killarney on Thursday evening is a cracking contest for the time of year, in which Henry De Bromhead holds a strong hand.
Sizing Symphony was a winner for this column when returning from a lay-off last month, but Sizing Machine (7:00) also made a pleasing winning debut over fences and the fact that Andrew Lynch prefers the five-year-old could be significant.
An eased down 14-length winner from a subsequent winner, the son of King’s Theatre appears at his best under this evening’s conditions (2m4f on good ground) and he is taken to make it two from two at the expense of this decent field.
7:00 Killarney: Sizing Machine; 5/2 Paddy Power
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