Oscar Sunset Looking For Welsh Champion Hurdle Win
This weekend, 8-year-old Oscar Sunset looks set to claim his second successive victory for trainer Evan Williams in the Welsh Champion Hurdle. Finishing two and a quarter lengths ahead of Southfield Royale last time out at Taunton, he was narrowly beaten by Radmores Revenge on his last visit to the Ffos Las track.
Ridden by Paul Maloney andpriced at 6/1 Oscar Sunset offers good value.
Pipe Looking for Smiles in West Wales National
Trainer David Pipe has high hopes for Smiles for Miles in the Betway West Wales Nationals after the 7-year-old took a commanding victory at Newbury. Finishing off 2014 strongly after winning the Racing UK Anywhere Handicap Chase by 18 lengths at Wetherby, a recent outing at Chepstow saw a slight dip in form.
However, rider Tom Scudamorehas already notched up two winners this week, which makes the 5/1 a tasty price.
Today’s free horse racing tip:
Ffos Las 15:45 Wild Rover
6-year-old Wild Rover is looking to get back to winning ways at Ffos Las. Winning at Bangor in mid-December he stayed on well, defeating Bettatogether by seven lengths. Ridden by Paul Townend, who partnered Outlander to victory at Leopardstown last week, he is good value at 5/1 to take first place.