8th Mar 2018 | Horse Racing

Newcastle Tip: Fuel Injection

Returned from a 292-day break to run a fair race on debut for Ruth Carr. Tired at finish after tracking strong pace but should strip fitter for the run.

Fuel Injection doesn’t have a particularly impressive strike rate (3-43) but the 8.45 Newcastle isn’t a great race and there is upside to his profile. This is his second start for Ruth Carr and he showed up well on debut for the yard after a 292-day break.

He understandably tired after tracking a strong pace (finishing speed was slower than par) but he was only beaten by 4.5 lengths from a wide draw. Last time he raced over course and distance he was only beaten 2-lengths and with potential improvement to come he is a good bet.

1pt Fuel Injection to win 10/1 with Bet365
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Odds correct at time of publishing: 19:20 8th Mar, 2018 but subject to change