There are six meetings on the agenda on Wednesday afternoon across the UK and Ireland, with Punchestown’s eight-race card the pick of the bunch.
Wednesday’s opening race comes from Wolverhampton, with punters able to watch all seven races between 13:05 and 16:30 while the going is standard.
Ascot’s seven-race card soon follows, and the going is good to firm for the opening contest at 13:50, while the card concludes at 17:10.
The Group 3 Longines Sagaro Stakes contest at 15:35 is covered by Betfred’s “Extra Place” promotion, with three places up for grabs.
Ian Williams’ Enemy (11/4) was an impressive winner at Musselburgh last time out, and the five-year-old may take some stopping in this Gold Cup Trial.
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At 14:00, the first of seven contests at Pontefract gets underway, with the going good to firm (good in places).
Betfred have punters covered throughout the card, with races at 14:00, 15:10, 15:50, 16:21 and the finale at 17:30, all boosted by the “Extra Place” promotion.
Brighton’s meeting starts at 16:25, and the going at the south coast track is good to firm (firm in places). Racing comes to a close at 19:50, and there are four places on offer in the “At The Races App Market Movers Handicap”.
Punters can watch seven races at Musselburgh between 17:05 and 20:25, where the going is good.
Betfred’s “Free Bet if 2nd” promotion is available in a handicap contest at 18:15, with punters able to win a free bet of up to £10 if their selection finishes second.
Hachert (7/2) was narrowly beaten at Southwell last time out, and connections will fancy their chances, with the five-year-old set to run off the same mark.
Punchestown’s eight-race meeting will likely steal the headlines between 15:40 and 19:45, with the going good to yielding (yielding in places).
There are three Grade 1 races on the agenda, including the Punchestown Gold Cup at 17:55 where the Paul Nicholls-trained Clan Des Obeaux defends his title against a strong Irish cast including Allaho, Minella Indo and Al Boum Photo.
Two races at the iconic Irish track will also fall under the “Super Extra Place” promotion from Betfred, with punters able to take advantage of these offers at 15:40 and 17:20.
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