Paul Ferguson has one selection for us on Thursday; Prince Of Stars in the Sandown 19:25. Compare odds and bet.
Off the track since winning a maiden at Chester in May Prince Of Stars (7:25) is fancied to score on his handicap debut at Sandown on Thursday.
John Gosden’s Sea The Stars colt was a non-runner at the track just over a month ago and has clearly been difficult to keep right, but he looked extremely promising when shedding his maiden tag and certainly doesn’t appear to have been too harshly treated on an opening mark of 85.
William Buick’s mount faces a couple of fellow unexposed three-year-olds this evening, but is fancied to make it two from three and opened up 3-1 with Bet Victor and Hills overnight.
7:25 Sandown: Prince Of Stars; 3/1 William Hill
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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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