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Horse Racing Previews

Climb The Heights With Tate Three-Year-Old

1st February 2019, 10:10 by Gerard Lees

Extra Distance Will Suit Sullivan Mount

WINGS OF TIME will be the hot, odds-on favourite for the Like Sun Racing On Facebook Maiden Stakes at Wolverhampton this afternoon but may not get things all his own way. Punters will be attracted to the Boys In Blue colours and Charlie Appleby's course form of 30% but his rival SOLAR HEIGHTS, who ran with promise in a seven furlong novices event at Kempton last month can improve past him. A daughter of Cape Cross, out of a mile winning mare, Solar Moon, the filly is likely to enjoy today's mile trip according to the four ticks she gets from BTOPlus+ under "Sire Distance", and that will make her difficult to beat. The second in that Kempton race, Vandella, has been runner-up since, and the third Pacifidora , has won easily. PERFECT GRACE, sixth in a mile novice event last time out is next best to Solar Heights on BTO ratings and is 20/1 and ARDIMENTO is being backed but at the easily found 10/3, James Sullivan's mount is the bet.

G Lees

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Gerard Lees

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15th February 2019, 18:48

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Newport County v Manchester City

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