Paul Ferguson has one selection for us on Thursday; Weather Watch in the Leopardstown 20:30. Compare odds and bet.
Jessie Harrington’s Weather Watch (8:30) looks a three-year-old on a roll and the Hurricane Run colt, who should relish the step up to 2m, can complete the hat-trick on Thursday evening in the Leopardstown Club Members Handicap.
A maiden winner at Tipperary in June, he showed a fine turn of foot to run right away from six rivals here last month, staying on strongly and leaving the distinct impression he could well develop in to a smart stayer.
He has much more on his plate this evening, but he is clearly on the up and open to plenty of improvement after just three career starts.
8:30 Leopardstown: Weather Watch; 3/1 Paddy Power
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* Leading Prospects, Arvika Ligeonniere (x3), Boston Bob, Captain Conan (x3), Champagne Fever (x2 inc Supreme Novices’ Hurdle), Glens Melody, Melodic Rendezvous, Simonsig (Arkle) & Un Atout won 13 Grade 1 novice contests between them
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