Chester Tips: Ballesteros

10th May 2012 | Horse Racing

1pt Ballesteros to win 9/4* with Betfred Place Bet

I was mightily impressed by Ballesteros’s win at Sandown last time out and even at short odds, he looks good value in the 3.05 Chester.

A winner two weeks ago, he was poorly drawn in stall 6 and forced to race at the back of the pack. As a result, he had to make up several lengths on the pacesetter Bear Behind. No mean feat considering that horse is rated 99 and an exciting sprint prospect in his own right.

Victory was achieved on ground described as ‘heavy’, similar to conditions that he faces today. He is well drawn in stall 3 and racing off a rating of 99, he still looks well handicapped. He should be half the price of the 9/4 (Betfred) quoted. 

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1pt Ballesteros to win 9/4* with Betfred Place Bet

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Our Tip

3.05 Chester

1pt Ballesteros to win

9/4* with Betfred Place Bet

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Wolverhampton: Lightscameraction

Ran a rapid 21.54s closing sectional on his last start, matching strides with the winner but started his run from further back.

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Lingfield Tips: Peak Storm

Ran joint fastest closing sectional last time but started his run from further back than the winner because of a poor draw.

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Should improve racing behind a strong pace and slightly unlucky last time when hampered close to the finish.

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